Speakers

Better Home Videos

Location:
Date: Thursday, August 23, 2012 - 6:30pm - 8:30pm

Tired of shooting dull home videos?  Thinking about a new camcorder and wondering what features to look for?

Don Tingle shows how to create compelling videos of family events.  We'll go over the basics of planning, shooting, lighting, and editing.  We'll talk equipment as well as technique.

Learn tips and tricks from the pros for making better videos to document your family's memories.

How to Do Things: Weave a Scarf on Soda Straws

Location: Second Floor Meeting Room
Date: Tuesday, November 13, 2012 - 6:30pm - 8:00pm

Open to adults and youth ages 12 and up.  Maximum number of students:  20.  To register, call Sophie Young at 256-532-2362.

You don’t have to weave on a traditional loom.  Learn how to weave a scarf on soda straws.  You will start the scarf in class and learn how to make pom poms to add to the ends when you finish it at home.  No weaving experience is required.

Bring 4 ounces of worsted weight yarn.  Bring more than one color for a striped scarf.  If you want to use a thinner yarn, you’ll need more than 4 ounces.

Nonprofit Lunch & Learn: "LinkedIn for Nonprofits"

Location: Main Library
Date: Thursday, August 16, 2012 - 12:00pm - 1:00pm

Nonprofit Lunch & Learn: "LinkedIn for Nonprofits"

Thursday, August 16

12:00 noon - 1:00 p.m.

Main Library, 915 Monroe Street

Second Floor Events Room

Presenter: Mary Wallace Moore, Reference & Adult Services Manager for Huntsville-Madison County Public Library

Small Business Lunch & Learn: "LinkedIn for Small Business"

Location: Main Library
Date: Monday, September 10, 2012 - 12:00pm - 1:00pm

Small Business Lunch & Learn: "LinkedIn for Small Business"

Monday, September 10

12:00 noon - 1:00 p.m.

Main Library, 915 Monroe Street

Second Floor Events Room

Presenter: Mary Moore, Reference & Adult Services Manager at Huntsville-Madison County Public Library

Small Business Lunch & Learn: "Now Hiring, All Companies"

Location: Main Library
Date: Monday, August 6, 2012 - 12:00pm - 1:00pm

Small Business Lunch & Learn: "Now Hiring, All Companies"

Monday, August 6

12:00 noon - 1:00 p.m.

Main Library, 915 Monroe Street

Second Floor Events Room

Presenter, Dale Callahan, Ph.D., author of Resumes are Worthless

Small Business Lunch & Learn: "More Leads in 30 Days"

Location: Main Library
Date: Monday, July 9, 2012 - 12:00pm - 1:00pm

Small Business Lunch & Learn: "More Leads in 30 Days"

Monday, July 9

12:00 noon - 1:00 p.m.

Main Library, 915 Monroe Street

Second Floor Events Room

Presenter: Marilyn Rodriguez, Success Expert and Business Coach

In the “More Leads In 30 Days” one hour workshop, Marilyn will discuss:

Write Right Lunch & Learn: "Conflict & Emotion"

Location: Main Library
Date: Tuesday, August 14, 2012 - 12:00pm - 1:00pm

Write Right Lunch & Learn: "Conflict & Emotion: The Heart of the Story"

Tuesday, August 14

12:00 noon - 1:00 p.m.

Main Library, 915 Monroe Street

Second Floor Events Room

Presenter: Linda Winstead Jones, New York Times bestselling author

Frazzled to Fabulous: How to Plan a Party to Remember

Location: Eleanor E. Murphy Branch Library
Date: Saturday, July 21, 2012 - 10:00am - 12:00pm

Do you love the idea of hosting a party but get discouraged when it comes to pulling all the details together? No need to feel frazzled! Party planning pro Betsy Pruitt of Belly Feathers will share her favorite tips that make party planning fun.

This free program will be held at 10 a.m. on Saturday, July 21 at the Eleanor Murphy Library. Seating is limited. Sign up to attend by calling Eleanor Murphy Library at 256-881-5620.

Demonstration: Pouring Watercolors

Location: Main Library
Date: Tuesday, August 21, 2012 - 6:30pm - 8:00pm

Featured Atrium Gallery artist Starr Weems demonstrates the unusual watercolor technique used to create the dramatic light and color for her "Night Lights" exhibit. The paintings will be on display at the Main Library's Atrium Gallery during August and September.

Frazzled to Fabulous: How to Plan a Party to Remember

Do you love the idea of hosting a party but get discouraged when it comes to pulling all the details together? No need to feel frazzled! Party planning pro Betsy Pruitt of Belly Feathers will share her favorite tips that make party planning fun. Read more »

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