Speakers

Write Right Lunch & Learn: Non-Fiction with a Niche Publisher

Location: Main Library
Date: Tuesday, July 10, 2012 - 12:00pm - 1:00pm

Write Right Lunch & Learn: "Non-Fiction with a Niche Publisher"

Tuesday, July 10

12:00 noon - 1:00 p.m

Main Library, 915 Monroe Street

Second Floor Events Room

Presenter: Jane DeNeefe, author of Rocket City Rock and Soul: Huntsville Musicians Remember the 1960s

How to Do Things: Free Stuff on the Web

Location: Computer Training Center
Date: Tuesday, July 10, 2012 - 6:30pm - 7:30pm

Michael Steffens gives an overview on finding free content on the Internet: e-books, music, television and movies.  Learn how to find new sites, how to minimize security and privacy breaches, and what is legal to download.  Registration is limited to 20.  Call Sophie Young 256-532-2362 to register.

How to Do Things: Preservation Framing

Location: Second Floor Meeting Room
Date: Tuesday, September 11, 2012 - 6:30pm - 8:00pm

Marguerite McClintock of Reflectives Frame and Art Gallery gives an overview on preserving fragile or antique artwork and documents.  Bring in your framed pieces for review -- Marguerite will share ideas on correctly preserving your cherished items.  (Note: these critiques will be offered according to available time -- not all items may be reviewed.)

How to Do Things: Cardmaking

Location: Second Floor Meeting Room
Date: Tuesday, August 28, 2012 - 6:30pm - 8:00pm

Beth Crocker offers this fun, hands-on workshop.  You’ll create two cards and one bookmark to take home.  $5 materials fee required.  Please call Sophie Young to register, 256-532-2362.

How to Do Things: Getting into College and Paying for it

Location: Second Floor Meeting Room
Date: Tuesday, July 24, 2012 - 6:30pm - 8:00pm

Experts from Randolph School and UAH Student Financial Services offer advice on putting college within reach.  What goes into the application process, and how can you prepare for it?  Once you get in, how will it be paid for?

Health Forum: Stress Management

Location: Second Floor Meeting Room
Date: Tuesday, December 4, 2012 - 12:00pm - 1:15pm

Beat the Holiday Stress!  Join our Brown Bag Lunch. Psychologist Marilyn Lands talks about managing stress in your life. Drinks will be provided.

Health Forum: Diabetes

Location: Second Floor Meeting Room
Date: Tuesday, November 13, 2012 - 2:30pm - 4:00pm

Laura Watson from the Diabetes Control Center talks about Diabetes: symptoms, health issues, prevention, and treatment.

Health Forum: Breast Cancer 101

Location: Second Floor Meeting Room
Date: Tuesday, October 23, 2012 - 1:00pm - 2:00pm

Kelly East of the Clearview Cancer Institute, presents this primer on Breast Cancer.  Included in the discussion will be Triple Negative Breast Cancer.

Health Forum: Stroke

Location: Second Floor Meeting Room
Date: Thursday, August 30, 2012 - 12:00pm - 1:00pm

Nurse Claire Wood of the Huntsville-Madison County Senior Center talks about stroke.  What are the symptoms?  What should you do if someone has a stroke?  How can you prevent strokes?  Lunch and Learn: drinks will be provided.

Health Forum: Alzheimer's

Location: Second Floor Meeting Room
Date: Tuesday, July 24, 2012 - 2:00pm - 3:00pm

Dr. Richard Spera from Huntsville Hospital will discuss the latest information on Alzheimer's Disease. What are the symptom? What treatment exists for Alzheimer's? And is it preventable?

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