Speakers

How to Do Things: Let’s Talk about Painting in Watercolor

Location: Main Library
Date: Tuesday, February 25, 2014 - 6:30pm - 8:00pm

Join Huntsville artist Cynthia Massey Parsons to learn the fundamentals you’ll want to know to begin painting in watercolor.
 
Cynthia promises a lively mini-demonstration of a few of her secret techniques that contributed to her watercolor paintings receiving:

  • Honorable Mention, Mississippi Watercolor Grand National Exhibition, 2013
  • Honorable Mention, 72nd National Watercolor Society of Alabama Exhibition, 2013

Bring paper & pencil to take notes!

For more information, contact Sophie Young at 532-2362.

 

Health Forum: Chronic Cough

Dr. Jason Smith of the Huntsville Hospital Lung Center discusses lung health, with a special emphasis on cough.  How is it diagnosed?  Treated?

Tuesday • January 28 • 11-12 Noon
Second Floor Events Room
Main Library • 915 Monroe Street.
For details, contact Sophie Young at 256-532-2362.

 

Jr Readers - Nutcracker on Ice

Join cast members from 'Nutcracker on Ice' for a special visit on Tuesday, November 19th @ 4pm at the Madison Public Library. Learn about the characters, the costumes and the upcoming production.

For more info, contact Ms Maggie at mallen [at] hmcpl [dot] org or 256-461-0046

Jr Readers - Nutcracker on Ice

Location: Madison Public Library
Date: Tuesday, November 19, 2013 - 4:00pm - 5:00pm

Join cast members from 'Nutcracker on Ice' for a special visit on Tuesday, November 19th @ 4pm at the Madison Public Library. Learn about the characters, the costumes and the upcoming production.

For more info, contact Ms Maggie at mallen [at] hmcpl [dot] org or 256-461-0046

Alabama Girls Collaborative Project

The National Girls Collaborative Project is growing into Alabama. Help us launch the Alabama Girls Collaborative Project on Monday, December 9, at 1 p.m. at the Main Library downtown. Read more »

How to Avoid Being a Holiday Victim

Stay safe this holiday season! Lt. Wayne Kamus, of the Madison Police Department, will be at the Madison Library on Saturday, Nov. 9 at 1:00 p.m. Lt. Kamus will give a presentation with valuable tips on how to avoid being the victim of a holiday crime.

A New Perspective on Alzheimer's and Dementia Care

Are you caring for a loved one with Alzheimer's or Dementia? We can help! Christy Todd, Community Relations Coordinator from Senior Helpers, will be giving a presentation with a positive approach to caring for family members with these diseases. Her free seminar will include information on: 

  • How and when to seek help from a physician
  • The difference between Alzheimer's and dementia
  • How different parts of the brain are affected by dementia
  • Techniques to provide effective care

A New Perspective on Alzheimer's and Dementia Care

Location: Madison Public Library
Date: Friday, November 8, 2013 - 12:00pm - 1:00pm

Christy Todd, Community Relations Coordinator from Senior Helpers, will be giving a presentation for caregivers of loved ones with Alzheimer's or dementia.

Author Chat Book Club: Jamie Dodson

Location: Main Library
Date: Thursday, November 7, 2013 - 6:00pm - 7:00pm

Award-winning author joins our discussion of his novel, Flying Boats & Spies

 

It's a historical fiction set in the golden age of aviation, but it's also a terrific adventure story about a teenager who gets involved in the pre-WWII spy theatre. 

Copies are available at the Library, for $8 each including tax. Ask for Sophie Young at the Reference Desk, 2nd Floor.

How to Do Things: African Drumming

Our African drumming class has been rescheduled for Tuesday, February 4, at 6:30 p.m. in the auditorium of the Main Library downtown. Read more »

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