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Eleanor E. Murphy Book Club: Bury Your Dead by Louise Penny

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Tuesday, February 5, 2013 - 11:30am to 12:30pm
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Louise Penny
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Bury Your Dead

Chief Inspector Armand Gamache is facing one of its most strange cases: a man has been brutally murdered in a library where the English citizens of Quebec safeguard their history. The death opens a door into the past, exposing a mystery that has lain dormant for centuries. Read more about Eleanor E. Murphy Book Club: Bury Your Dead by Louise Penny

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Eleanor E. Murphy Book Club: The Night Circus by Erin Morgenstern

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Tuesday, January 8, 2013 - 11:30am to 12:30pm
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9780385534635
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The Night Circus

A fierce competition is underway, a contest between two young magicians, Celia and Marco, who have been trained since childhood to compete in "a game," in which each must use their powers of illusion to best the other. Unbeknownst to them, this game is a duel to the death, and the circus is but the stage for a remarkable battle of imagination and will. Read more about Eleanor E. Murphy Book Club: The Night Circus by Erin Morgenstern

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Laptop Learners: Microsoft Word 2010 Part 2

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Monday, November 5, 2012 - 10:00am to 12:00pm
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Computer class for laptop owners - Advanced basic class on Microsoft Word 2010, text and paragraph formatting, borders and shading, page formatting, and graphics in Word. Student must have Word 2010 installed on their laptop computer. Loaned laptops will have program already installed.

Sign up at Murphy Library or by calling 256-881-5620. Limited number of laptops are available for loan. Please ask during sign-up to reserve. Read more about Laptop Learners: Microsoft Word 2010 Part 2

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Murphy Writers Group

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Saturday, November 10, 2012 - 3:00pm to 4:00pm
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The Murphy Writers Group, representing many different stages and genres of writing, meets on the second and fourth Saturday of each month at 3 p.m. at the Eleanor E. Murphy Library Meeting Room.

Members of the group are given the opportunity to read to their peers and receive positive and helpful feedback. The group is recommended for ages 14 and older. The group is led by Kemi Elufiede, a PhD student at University of AL A&M, who has extensive experience in working with adult writers.

The members welcome a diverse group of individuals to join adventures with literature. Light refreshments will be served.

Please contact Connie Chow at cchow@hmcpl.org or 256-881-5620 with any questions. Read more about Murphy Writers Group

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Murphy Writers Group

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The Murphy Writers Group, representing many different stages and genres of writing, meets on the second and fourth Saturday of each month at 3 p.m. at the Eleanor E. Murphy Library Meeting Room.

Members of the group are given the opportunity to read to their peers and receive positive and helpful feedback. The group is recommended for ages 14 and older. The group is led by Kemi Elufiede, a PhD student at University of AL A&M, who has extensive experience in working with adult writers.

The members welcome a diverse group of individuals to join adventures with literature. Light refreshments will be served.

Please contact Connie Chow at cchow@hmcpl.org or 256-881-5620 with any questions. Read more about Murphy Writers Group

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Tech Helpers: Pinterest

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Wednesday, October 24, 2012 - 1:00pm to 2:00pm
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Learn what Pinterest is and how you can start using it. Read more about Tech Helpers: Pinterest

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Laptop Learners: Microsoft Word 2010 Part 1

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Monday, October 29, 2012 - 10:00am to 12:00pm
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Computer class for laptop owners - Basic class on getting started with Word 2010, creating & saving files, and manipulating text. Student must have Word 2010 installed on their laptop computer. Loaned laptops will have program already installed.

Sign up at Murphy Library or by calling 256-881-5620. Limited number of laptops are available for loan. Please ask during sign-up to reserve. Read more about Laptop Learners: Microsoft Word 2010 Part 1

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Laptop Learners: Internet

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Monday, October 22, 2012 - 10:00am to 12:00pm
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A computer class for laptop computer users. Learn to use a web browser, basic searching, and locating websites.

Sign up at Murphy Library or by calling 256-881-5620. Limited number of laptops are available for loan. Please ask during sign-up to reserve. Read more about Laptop Learners: Internet

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Laptop Learners: Email

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Monday, October 15, 2012 - 10:00am to 12:00pm
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A class for laptop computer users - Learn to send and receive email, email etiquette, and send a file attachment.

Sign up at Murphy Library or by calling 256-881-5620. Limited number of laptops are available for loan. Please ask during sign-up to reserve. Read more about Laptop Learners: Email

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Eleanor Murphy Friends of the Library Fall Book Sale

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Friday, October 26, 2012 - 9:00am to Saturday, October 27, 2012 - 5:00pm
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Stock up on books, movies, and music! The Murphy Library Friends of the Library bookstore will be having their fall book sale. Item prices start at 25 cents and books, music CDs, VHS, and DVDs will be available for sale. Come early for the best selection! Read more about Eleanor Murphy Friends of the Library Fall Book Sale

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