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Youth Services

After walking through the external doors, you will pass through a second set of internal doors. Youth Services is located on the right, with a desk area labeled "Youth Services."

Learn more at <a href="/youthservices">hmcpl.org/youthservices</a>

Teen Gaming Free-for-All

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Saturday, March 5, 2011 - 10:00am to 12:00pm
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 Sharpen your skills with us each Saturday as we host a different game.  You can spar with other enthusiasts in games such as Dungeons & Dragons, Yu-Gi-Oh, Pokemon, Lego Star Wars, Rock Band, etc. Read more about Teen Gaming Free-for-All

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Pizza & Pocky Club

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Thursday, March 31, 2011 - 4:30pm to 5:30pm
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Join other graphic novel/manga fans in discussing the richness of these literary forms — and all your favorite things about comic book culture!  For teens 12-18. Read more about Pizza & Pocky Club

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Huntsville Havoc players sign autographs

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Tuesday, March 15, 2011 - 4:00pm to 6:00pm
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Two professional hockey players, Kyle Laughlin and Chad Kennedy, will be at the Main branch of the Huntsville-Madison County Public Library on Tuesday, March 15th from 4:00-6:00 pm to speak in the the youth services department, and sign autographs for the public.

Please contact Lexie Robinson Austin with any questions at lrobinson@hmcpl.org. Read more about Huntsville Havoc players sign autographs

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Valentine Family Fun Party

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Monday, February 7, 2011 - 4:00pm to 5:00pm
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Won't you be our valentine? Come to our Library Valentine's party! We will make valentines, decorate cookies, read some fun valentine's stories, and more. Read more about Valentine Family Fun Party

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Valentine Family Fun Party

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Monday, February 7, 2011 - 4:00pm to 5:00pm
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Won't you be our valentine? Come to our Library Valentine's party! We will make valentines, decorate cookies, read some fun valentine's stories, and more. Read more about Valentine Family Fun Party

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A visit from Harriet Tubman (Black History Month series)

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Thursday, February 3, 2011 - 4:00pm to 5:00pm
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The famous abolitionist who helped many escape slavery through the Underground Railroad will be in the youth department to meet people and talk about her fascinating life.

Please contact Lexie Robinson Austin with any questions about this event at lrobinson@hmcpl.org. Read more about A visit from Harriet Tubman (Black History Month series)

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A Visit with Harriet Tubman

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Thursday, February 3, 2011 - 4:00pm to 5:00pm
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What was it like to be a member of the Underground Railroad? You can ask Harriet Tubman!  On Thursday, February 3 @ 4:00pm, a historical re-enactor will visit the Main Library and bring Harriet Tubman to life!   Learn more about brave Harriet Tubman:  African American abolitionist, humanitarian, and Union spy during the Civil War.   This is a great way to kick off African American History month! Read more about A Visit with Harriet Tubman

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Teen Anime Club

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Repeats every month on the second Monday until Thu Mar 31 2011 .
Monday, January 10, 2011 - 4:00pm to 7:00pm
Monday, February 14, 2011 - 4:00pm to 7:00pm
Monday, March 14, 2011 - 4:00pm to 7:00pm
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Love anime?  So do we!  Connect with other anime fans each month as we screen a different anime, try interesting Japanese snacks, and explore Japanese culture. Read more about Teen Anime Club

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Pizza & Pocky Club

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Thursday, January 13, 2011 - 4:30pm to 5:30pm
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Graphic novels and manga are more than just cartoons — they are a deep and complex mix of art and literature. Join other graphic novel/manga fans in discussing the richness of this literary form — and all your favorite things about comic book culture!  This month's selection: Megatokyo (www.megatokyo.com).

"Why? Why learn? Why submit yourself to Great Teacher Largo?? What is in it for you? I will tell you... Because knowl3dg3 is pow3r!!" ~ Megatokyo, # 153 Read more about Pizza & Pocky Club

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Teen Gaming Free-for-All

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Repeats every week until Mon Jan 31 2011 .
Saturday, January 8, 2011 - 10:00am to 12:00pm
Saturday, January 15, 2011 - 10:00am to 12:00pm
Saturday, January 22, 2011 - 10:00am to 12:00pm
Saturday, January 29, 2011 - 10:00am to 12:00pm
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Gaming encourages critical thinking, creativity, and social interaction.  Sharpen your skills with us each Saturday as we host a different game. You can spar with other enthusiasts in games such as Dungeons & Dragons, Yu-Gi-Oh, Pokemon, Lego Star Wars, Rock Band, etc. Read more about Teen Gaming Free-for-All

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