Second Floor Meeting Room

The second floor meeting room is open only for library-sponsored events. It is not available for reservation by the public, unlike our other meeting rooms.

Health Forum: Incontinence for Women

Location: Main Library
Date: Wednesday, September 10, 2014 - 11:00am - 12:00pm

Dr. Donal Aulds discusses Incontinence.
What causes it?  How is it treated?
Can it be avoided?

Tuesday • July 22 • 11-12 Noon
Second Floor Events Room
Main Branch Library
For more information, call Sophie Young at 532-2362.

 

Hollywood Rock & Roll

Location: Main Library
Date: Monday, September 8, 2014 - 6:00pm - 8:30pmMonday, September 15, 2014 - 6:00pm - 8:30pmMonday, September 22, 2014 - 6:00pm - 8:30pmMonday, September 29, 2014 - 6:00pm - 8:30pm

Hollywood Rock & Roll is a film/lecture series exploring the history of how rock & roll performers and their music have been portrayed in film.  The series will begin with the rise of rock & roll in the mid-50s with Elvis and other artists and track the growing popularity of popular music in films from the 1960s onwards.  Four complete films will be shown, as well as short film segments to highlight major performers and performances.  Documentaries and feature films will also be shown.  Each film will be introduced with a short lecture about its place in film

100 Years of World War I on Film: Beneath Hill 60

Location: Second Floor Meeting Room
Date: Monday, August 25, 2014 - 6:00pm - 8:30pm

As part of the commemoration of the 100th anniversary of the beginning of World War II, we are showing five films released over the past century with the war as the setting and backdrop.

August 25 – Beneath Hill 60 (2010)

True account of Australian miner Oliver Woodward enlisted to lead a platoon tunneling and detonating high explosives beneath a German bunker in Belgium in 1916.

The film will be shown in the Second Floor Events Room at the Main Library at 6:00 PM.

100 Years of World War I on Film: Joyeux Noel

Location: Second Floor Meeting Room
Date: Monday, August 18, 2014 - 6:00pm - 8:30pm

As part of the commemoration of the 100th anniversary of the beginning of World War II, we are showing five films released over the past century with the war as the setting and backdrop.

August 18 – Joyeux Noel (2005)

French film about the World War I Christmas truce of 1914 when German, French and Scottish troops dropped their weapons and fraternized and celebrated the holiday together.

The film will be shown in the Second Floor Events Room at the Main Library at 6:00 PM.

100 Years of World War I on Film: Beneath Hill 60

Location: Second Floor Meeting Room
Date: Monday, August 25, 2014 - 6:00pm - 8:30pm

As part of the commemoration of the 100th anniversary of the beginning of World War II, we are showing five films released over the past century with the war as the setting and backdrop.

August 25 – Beneath Hill 60 (2010)

True account of Australian miner Oliver Woodward enlisted to lead a platoon tunneling and detonating high explosives beneath a German bunker in Belgium in 1916.

The film will be shown in the Second Floor Events Room at the Main Library at 6:00 PM.

 

100 Years of World War I on Film: Joyeux Noel

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Date: Monday, August 18, 2014 - 6:00pm - 8:30pm

As part of the commemoration of the 100th anniversary of the beginning of World War II, we are showing five films released over the past century with the war as the setting and backdrop.

 

August 18 – Joyeux Noel (2005)

French film about the World War I Christmas truce of 1914 when German, French and Scottish troops dropped their weapons and fraternized and celebrated the holiday together.

The film will be shown in the Second Floor Events Room at the Main Library at 6:00 PM.

100 Years of World War I on Film: Gallipoli

Location: Second Floor Meeting Room
Date: Monday, August 11, 2014 - 6:00pm - 8:30pm

As part of the commemoration of the 100th anniversary of the beginning of World War II, we are showing five films released over the past century with the war as the setting and backdrop.

August 11 – Gallipoli (1981)

Account of young men from rural Australia enlisting in the army and sent to fight in an attack on the peninsula of Gallipoli located in eastern Turkey and the resulting loss of innocence. Starring Mel Gibson.

The film will be shown in the Second Floor Events Room at the Main Library at 6:00 PM.

100 Years of World War I on Film: Paths of Glory

Location: Second Floor Meeting Room
Date: Monday, August 4, 2014 - 6:00pm - 8:30pm

As part of the commemoration of the 100th anniversary of the beginning of World War II, we are showing five films released over the past century with the war as the setting and backdrop.

August 4 – Paths of Glory (1957)

Early film from Stanley Kubrick dealing with a group of French soldiers who refuse to fight in a suicidal attack and the attempt by their commanding officer to defend them in the ensuing tribunal. Starring Kirk Douglas.

The film will be shown in the Second Floor Events Room at the Main Library at 6:00 PM.

100 Years of World War I on Film: All Quiet on the Western Front

Location: Second Floor Meeting Room
Date: Monday, July 28, 2014 - 6:00pm - 8:30pm

As part of the commemoration of the 100th anniversary of the beginning of World War II, we are showing five films released over the past century with the war as the setting and backdrop.

 

July 28 – All Quiet on the Western Front (1930)

Fierce anti-war statement tracing a group of eager, young, idealistic German boys into war and the subsequent disillusion each of them experiences when facing the harsh reality of survival. Starring Lew Ayers.

Small Business Lunch and Learn

Location: Main Library
Date: Monday, July 14, 2014 - 12:00pm - 1:00pm

Join us at the Main Branch of the Huntsville-Madison County Public Library on Monday, July 14, 2014 as L.D. Ralph with the Small Business Administration's Alabama District Office discusses the SBA's financial assistance program to start or expand a small business.

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