Speakers

Health Forum: Hospice Care

Lee Shaw of Hospice Family Care discusses the process and issues involved in end-of-life care on Tuesday, March 25, from 11 a.m. to noon in the Events Room on the second floor of the Main Library downtown. Read more »

Latin American Crafts: Huichol Art

Location: Madison Public Library
Date: Saturday, March 22, 2014 - 11:30am - 12:30pm

Instructor, Susanna Vizcarra, will present an educational workshop on Huichol Art for adults and children ages 8 and up. Participants will make their own "Ojo de Dios". There is a $5.00 supply fee for this program. Registration is required. To register please call the Madison Library at 256-461-0046, or e-mail Teresa at tallison [at] hmcpl [dot] org.

Amazing Science with a Great Observatory: The Chandra X-ray Observatory

Wednesday • March 19 • 11-12 Noon
Second Floor Events Room • Main Branch Library

Dr. Martin C. Weisskopf gives an insider’s look at NASA's Chandra X-ray Observatory, the world’s most powerful X-ray telescope.  
He’ll discuss Chandra’s mission and the fascinating science behind X-ray telescopy. Read more »

Amazing Science with a Great Observatory: The Chandra X-ray Observatory

Location: Main Library
Date: Wednesday, March 19, 2014 - 11:00am - 12:00pm

Dr. Martin C. Weisskopf gives an insider’s look at NASA's Chandra X-ray Observatory, the world’s most powerful X-ray telescope.  He’ll discuss Chandra’s mission and the fascinating science behind X-ray telescopy.

Helping young adults with special needs

Amanda Clardy from Huntsville Hospital will discuss services available to young adults with special needs in our community on Friday, March 7, at noon during the Health Matters @ Madison program at the Madison Public Library. Read more »

Health Matters Session 8: Services Available for Young Adults with Special Needs

Location: Madison Public Library
Date: Friday, March 7, 2014 - 12:00pm - 1:00pm

Amanda Clardy, from Huntsville Hospital, will be presenting a free seminar on services available for young adults with special needs in our community. This is the 8th session in our Health Matters @ Madison series.

Health Insurance Marketplace Sign-Up-- Affordable Health Care Act

Join us at the Bessie K. Russell Library for this for this free event provided by Central North Alabama Health Services, Inc. for assistance in signing up for Health Insurance either with an online application or on paper.

What to Bring:

1) Email address for online application.

2) Names, birthdates, and Social Securtiy Numbers for all who need insurance.

3) Household income information.

To register call the Bessie Russell Library at 256-859-9050, or contact Albeta Parker or Daphne Dalton 256-533-6311

Health Insurance Marketplace Sign-Up

Location: Bessie K. Russell Branch Library
Date: Wednesday, March 5, 2014 - 2:00pm - 6:00pm

Join us at the Bessie K. Russell Library for this for this free event provided by Central North Alabama Health Services, Inc. for assistance in signing up for Health Insurance either with an online application or on paper.

What to Bring:

1) Email address for online application.

2) Names, birthdates, and Social Securtiy Numbers for all who need insurance.

3) Household income information.

To register call the Bessie Russell Library at 256-859-9050, or contact Albeta Parker or Daphne Dalton 256-533-6311

Here, There, and Everywhere

The NASA exhibit Here, There, and Everywhere is on view through March 29 on the second floor of the Main Library downtown. Read more »

Capturing Deep Space: Astrophotography

Doug Horacek, home professional astronomer for the Von Braun Astronomical Society Imaging Team, discusses the team’s astrophotography work.  Camera light capturing capability sees more than the eye, so photography is the way to really see space.  Doug explains how astrophotography works and reveals some of the team’s projects, including Orion and nearby deep space objects.

Wednesday • March 12 • 11-12 Noon
Second Floor Events Room
Main Branch Library Read more »

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