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Auditorium

The auditorium is located on the first floor of the Main Library. After opening the exterior doors of the Main Library, immediately turn right. The auditorium is located straight ahead, at the end of the hallway.

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Harvey Cotten: Getting Ready for Spring

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Sunday, February 10, 2013 - 2:00pm to 4:00pm
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New and exciting plants in the garden centers • Soil amending • Tilling • Pre-emergents • Lawns • Vegetable gardens … and lots of time for Q&A. Read more about Harvey Cotten: Getting Ready for Spring

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Virtual Field Trip: Favorite Series Authors' on Heroes, Scamps, and Sidekicks

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Thursday, January 31, 2013 - 1:00pm to 2:00pm
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Join Henry Winkler and Lin Oliver (authors of the Hank Zipzer books) as they host a panel of our favorite series authors!  You'll meet R.L. Stine (Goosebumps), Kathryn Lasky (Guardians of Ga'hoole), Jim Benton (Dear Dumb Diary) and Dav Pilkey (Captain Underpants).  They'll discuss what it's like to be an author and what makes their stories and characters come to life.  Recommended for Grades 2-5. Read more about Virtual Field Trip: Favorite Series Authors' on Heroes, Scamps, and Sidekicks

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Virtual Field Trip: A Virtual Tour of Antarctica

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Tuesday, December 11, 2012 - 4:30pm to 5:30pm
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Join us on a virtual field trip as we plunge into the icy depths of Antarctica!  We’ll be watching a few short virtual tours, conducting some Antarctic science experiments, and learning about the geography of the Antarctic area.  This version of the Virtual Field trip is a special edition of our Super Duper Science Club! Read more about Virtual Field Trip: A Virtual Tour of Antarctica

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Virtual Field Trip: A Virtual Tour of Antarctica

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Tuesday, December 11, 2012 - 1:00pm to 2:00pm
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Join us on a virtual field trip as we plunge into the icy depths of Antarctica!  We’ll be watching a few short virtual tours, conducting some Antarctic science experiments, and learning about the geography of the Antarctic area.  This Virtual field trip is especially for home schooled kids in grades 2-5. Read more about Virtual Field Trip: A Virtual Tour of Antarctica

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Meet the Author: Adam Vines

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Sunday, November 4, 2012 - 2:00pm to 4:00pm
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The Huntsville Literary Association hosts an afternoon with poet Adam Vines, author of The Coal Life and editor of Birmingham Poetry Review. The public is invited.  Read more about Meet the Author: Adam Vines

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Meet the Feminist Chorus

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Sunday, October 6, 2013 - 2:00pm to 3:00pm
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This a capella women's chorus, which has been singing in Huntsville since 1993, will sing an hour of songs of peace, freedom, and women's empowerment. Read more about Meet the Feminist Chorus

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Jobseeker Workshop: "Federal Job Search"

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Tuesday, November 27, 2012 - 10:00am to 11:30am
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Jobseeker Workshop: "Strategic Federal Job Search: What You Need to Know to be Effective"

Tuesday, November 27, 2012

10:00 - 11:30 a.m.

Main Library, 915 Monroe Street

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Presenter: Paul Summer, Recruiter, Missile Defense Agency Human Resources

 

Questions? Contact Mary Moore at 256-532-5975 or askus@hmcpl.org. Read more about Jobseeker Workshop: "Federal Job Search"

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Meet the Authors: Frye Gaillard and Sena Jeter Naslund

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Sunday, December 2, 2012 - 2:00pm to 4:00pm
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This double-header author event features Frye Gaillard, who discusses his latest book, The Books That Mattered: A Reader’s Memoir.  In this collection of essays, Frye pays tribute to the writings that enriched and altered his life.  Frye also talks about Sena Jeter Naslund, whose novels Ahab’s Wife: Or, The Star-Gazer and Adam & Eve are included in the memoir, and he introduces this Southern author favorite.  Sena then carries the discussion over to her own formidable work. Read more about Meet the Authors: Frye Gaillard and Sena Jeter Naslund

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Virtual Field Trip to Plimouth Plantation, The First Thanksgiving

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Wednesday, November 21, 2012 - 1:00pm to 2:30pm
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Join us as we take a Virtual Field Trip to Plimouth Plantation and learn about the First Thanksgiving.  We will travel via webcast to get a behind-the-scenes look at the simple but arduous life of the Pilgrims, witness the day-to-day life of the indigenous people who were part of the Wampanoag Nation and see their resourceful solutions to everyday challenges, and join the Pilgrims and Wampanoag as they discuss together their lives, collaboration, and the first Thanksgiving.  This event is recommended for grades K-6. Read more about Virtual Field Trip to Plimouth Plantation, The First Thanksgiving

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Huntsville Literary Association Salon

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Sunday, October 14, 2012 - 2:00pm to 4:45pm
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The Huntsville Literary Association presents Dr. Monita Soni, who will present an homage to the magical poetry and art of Rabindra Nath Tagore, first Indian Nobel Laureate for literature. Read more about Huntsville Literary Association Salon

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