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Short Story Analysis for Amateurs

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Repeats every month on the last Tuesday until Tue Nov 27 2012 except Tue Jun 29 2010, Tue Jul 27 2010, Tue Dec 28 2010, Tue Jun 28 2011, Tue Jul 26 2011, Tue Dec 27 2011, Tue Jun 26 2012, Tue Jul 31 2012, Tue Dec 25 2012.
Tuesday, April 27, 2010 - 7:00pm to 8:30pm
Tuesday, May 25, 2010 - 7:00pm to 8:30pm
Tuesday, August 31, 2010 - 7:00pm to 8:30pm
Tuesday, September 28, 2010 - 7:00pm to 8:30pm
Tuesday, October 26, 2010 - 7:00pm to 8:30pm
Tuesday, November 30, 2010 - 7:00pm to 8:30pm
Tuesday, January 25, 2011 - 7:00pm to 8:30pm
Tuesday, February 22, 2011 - 7:00pm to 8:30pm
Tuesday, March 29, 2011 - 7:00pm to 8:30pm
Tuesday, April 26, 2011 - 7:00pm to 8:30pm
Tuesday, May 31, 2011 - 7:00pm to 8:30pm
Tuesday, August 30, 2011 - 7:00pm to 8:30pm
Tuesday, September 27, 2011 - 7:00pm to 8:30pm
Tuesday, October 25, 2011 - 7:00pm to 8:30pm
Tuesday, November 29, 2011 - 7:00pm to 8:30pm
Tuesday, January 31, 2012 - 7:00pm to 8:30pm
Tuesday, February 28, 2012 - 7:00pm to 8:30pm
Tuesday, March 27, 2012 - 7:00pm to 8:30pm
Tuesday, April 24, 2012 - 7:00pm to 8:30pm
Tuesday, May 29, 2012 - 7:00pm to 8:30pm
Tuesday, August 28, 2012 - 7:00pm to 8:30pm
Tuesday, September 25, 2012 - 7:00pm to 8:30pm
Tuesday, October 30, 2012 - 7:00pm to 8:30pm
Tuesday, November 27, 2012 - 7:00pm to 8:30pm
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Interested in short stories? Come engage in discussions of classic and modern short stories by well known and not so well known authors.  Monthly events are free to the public age 18 and above. Enrollment is limited to 21.

To reserve a place, call (256) 684-5803 or (256) 536-7898 and get your short story reading assignment. Once a spot has been saved for you, please advise if you have to cancel so that others on a potential waiting list can be contacted to attend. The story must be read in advance! Read more about Short Story Analysis for Amateurs

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Genealogy After Hours

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Friday, May 7, 2010 - 6:00pm to 11:00pm
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Come to Genealogy After Hours for exclusive after hours access to: Census Records, Periodicals, Books (remember these?), Microfilm Readers and Computers. Robert Scott Davis, Jr. will open the evening with a talk about researching. Bring your own supper;we will have drinks & chips.

Registration fee: $20.00 per person. Pre-registration required. Register in person at the Administrative Office
 Monday—Friday 9:00 am—5:00 p.m. For further information call: 256-532-5969. Click here to view a poster for the event. Read more about Genealogy After Hours

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The Adventures of Tom Sawyer stage production

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Thursday, April 22, 2010 - 4:00pm to 6:30pm
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Providence Classical School is presenting a stage adaptation of The Adventures of Tom Sawyer on Thursday, April 22 at 4 - 5:30, Main Library Auditorium. Read more about The Adventures of Tom Sawyer stage production

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Cupid's Café: The books of Nicholas Sparks

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Wednesday, June 23, 2010 - 12:00pm to 1:00pm
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Nicholas Sparks

Come and discuss books written by bestselling author, Nicholas Sparks. Read more about Cupid's Café: The books of Nicholas Sparks

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Cupid's Café: The books of Harlan Coben

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Wednesday, May 26, 2010 - 12:00pm to 1:00pm
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Harlan Coben

Author photo: Harlan Coben

Come and discuss books written by bestselling author, Harlan Coben. Read more about Cupid's Café: The books of Harlan Coben

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HMCPL Pirate Day

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Thursday, June 10, 2010 - 9:00am to 9:00pm
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Ahoy ye librarylubbers! Join HMCPL for their first ever "Pirate Day". All programs all day long will be pirate themed, and library employees will be dressed in their finest Pirate gear! So practice your very best pirate-y "ARGS!" and join us for Pirate Day. Read more about HMCPL Pirate Day

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Whitewater Rapids

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Repeats every week until Wed Jul 21 2010 .
Wednesday, June 9, 2010 - 1:30pm to 2:30pm
Wednesday, June 16, 2010 - 1:30pm to 2:30pm
Wednesday, June 23, 2010 - 1:30pm to 2:30pm
Wednesday, June 30, 2010 - 1:30pm to 2:30pm
Wednesday, July 7, 2010 - 1:30pm to 2:30pm
Wednesday, July 14, 2010 - 1:30pm to 2:30pm
Wednesday, July 21, 2010 - 1:30pm to 2:30pm
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Join us for exciting programs every week!  Find out about the National Weather Service, Sci Quest, Wheeler Wildlife Refuge, and MORE! Read more about Whitewater Rapids

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Toddler Time

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Repeats every week until Wed Jul 28 2010 .
Wednesday, June 9, 2010 - 10:30am to 11:30am
Wednesday, June 16, 2010 - 10:30am to 11:30am
Wednesday, June 23, 2010 - 10:30am to 11:30am
Wednesday, June 30, 2010 - 10:30am to 11:30am
Wednesday, July 7, 2010 - 10:30am to 11:30am
Wednesday, July 14, 2010 - 10:30am to 11:30am
Wednesday, July 21, 2010 - 10:30am to 11:30am
Wednesday, July 28, 2010 - 10:30am to 11:30am
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Come enjoy stories, dancing, and crafts just for toddlers! Read more about Toddler Time

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Smooth Sailing

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Repeats every week until Tue Jul 20 2010 .
Tuesday, June 8, 2010 - 11:00am to 12:00pm
Tuesday, June 15, 2010 - 11:00am to 12:00pm
Tuesday, June 22, 2010 - 11:00am to 12:00pm
Tuesday, June 29, 2010 - 11:00am to 12:00pm
Tuesday, July 6, 2010 - 11:00am to 12:00pm
Tuesday, July 13, 2010 - 11:00am to 12:00pm
Tuesday, July 20, 2010 - 11:00am to 12:00pm
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Join us each Tuesday in Youth Services for summer fun!  Each week, we'll have a new and exciting program to Make a Splash in your summer vacation!  This program is geared towards kids in Kindergarten and 1st grades. Read more about Smooth Sailing

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Baby & Me Storytime

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Repeats every week until Tue Jul 27 2010 .
Tuesday, June 8, 2010 - 10:30am to 11:00am
Tuesday, June 15, 2010 - 10:30am to 11:00am
Tuesday, June 22, 2010 - 10:30am to 11:00am
Tuesday, June 29, 2010 - 10:30am to 11:00am
Tuesday, July 6, 2010 - 10:30am to 11:00am
Tuesday, July 13, 2010 - 10:30am to 11:00am
Tuesday, July 20, 2010 - 10:30am to 11:00am
Tuesday, July 27, 2010 - 10:30am to 11:00am
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A time to enjoy reading, songs, and lap games with baby at the library.  For babies 0-24 months and their caregivers. Read more about Baby & Me Storytime

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