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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>

Super Duper Science

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Repeats every week until Sat Apr 30 2011 .
Tuesday, January 25, 2011 - 4:30pm to 5:30pm
Tuesday, February 1, 2011 - 4:30pm to 5:30pm
Tuesday, February 8, 2011 - 4:30pm to 5:30pm
Tuesday, February 15, 2011 - 4:30pm to 5:30pm
Tuesday, February 22, 2011 - 4:30pm to 5:30pm
Tuesday, March 1, 2011 - 4:30pm to 5:30pm
Tuesday, March 8, 2011 - 4:30pm to 5:30pm
Tuesday, March 15, 2011 - 4:30pm to 5:30pm
Tuesday, March 22, 2011 - 4:30pm to 5:30pm
Tuesday, March 29, 2011 - 4:30pm to 5:30pm
Tuesday, April 5, 2011 - 4:30pm to 5:30pm
Tuesday, April 12, 2011 - 4:30pm to 5:30pm
Tuesday, April 19, 2011 - 4:30pm to 5:30pm
Tuesday, April 26, 2011 - 4:30pm to 5:30pm
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Drop in each Tuesday between 4:30 - 5:30 p.m. to learn more about the world around you.  Miss Lorena will be conducting some easy and quick science experiments based on basic science principles.  Some days will feature a special guest speaker from local science based organizations!  Read more about Super Duper Science

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Book Babies

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Repeats every week until Sat Apr 30 2011 .
Tuesday, January 4, 2011 - 10:30am to 11:00am
Tuesday, January 11, 2011 - 10:30am to 11:00am
Tuesday, January 18, 2011 - 10:30am to 11:00am
Tuesday, January 25, 2011 - 10:30am to 11:00am
Tuesday, February 1, 2011 - 10:30am to 11:00am
Tuesday, February 8, 2011 - 10:30am to 11:00am
Tuesday, February 15, 2011 - 10:30am to 11:00am
Tuesday, February 22, 2011 - 10:30am to 11:00am
Tuesday, March 1, 2011 - 10:30am to 11:00am
Tuesday, March 8, 2011 - 10:30am to 11:00am
Tuesday, March 15, 2011 - 10:30am to 11:00am
Tuesday, March 22, 2011 - 10:30am to 11:00am
Tuesday, March 29, 2011 - 10:30am to 11:00am
Tuesday, April 5, 2011 - 10:30am to 11:00am
Tuesday, April 12, 2011 - 10:30am to 11:00am
Tuesday, April 19, 2011 - 10:30am to 11:00am
Tuesday, April 26, 2011 - 10:30am to 11:00am
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Spend some quality time with your baby!  Join Miss Emily for a special storytime designed specifically for children ages 0-24 months and their caregivers.  This storytime features lots of repetition, songs, nursery rhymes, and fingerplays to begin building the foundation of literacy.  Read more about Book Babies

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Tremendous Toddlers

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Repeats every week until Sat Apr 30 2011 .
Tuesday, January 4, 2011 - 9:30am to 10:15am
Tuesday, January 11, 2011 - 9:30am to 10:15am
Tuesday, January 18, 2011 - 9:30am to 10:15am
Tuesday, January 25, 2011 - 9:30am to 10:15am
Tuesday, February 1, 2011 - 9:30am to 10:15am
Tuesday, February 8, 2011 - 9:30am to 10:15am
Tuesday, February 15, 2011 - 9:30am to 10:15am
Tuesday, February 22, 2011 - 9:30am to 10:15am
Tuesday, March 1, 2011 - 9:30am to 10:15am
Tuesday, March 8, 2011 - 9:30am to 10:15am
Tuesday, March 15, 2011 - 9:30am to 10:15am
Tuesday, March 22, 2011 - 9:30am to 10:15am
Tuesday, March 29, 2011 - 9:30am to 10:15am
Tuesday, April 5, 2011 - 9:30am to 10:15am
Tuesday, April 12, 2011 - 9:30am to 10:15am
Tuesday, April 19, 2011 - 9:30am to 10:15am
Tuesday, April 26, 2011 - 9:30am to 10:15am
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Join us for Toddler Storytime with Miss Lexie.  Each week we will explore 2-3 age appropriate books, fingerplays, and songs.  These activities will help increase your toddler's language skills and prepare them for Preschool Storytime.  The storytime will finish up with an easy to do craft, designed to strengthen motor skills. Read more about Tremendous Toddlers

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Library Treasure Hunt

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Repeats every week until Sat Apr 30 2011 except Mon Jan 17 2011, Mon Feb 21 2011.
Monday, January 10, 2011 - 3:00pm to 7:00pm
Monday, January 24, 2011 - 3:00pm to 7:00pm
Monday, January 31, 2011 - 3:00pm to 7:00pm
Monday, February 7, 2011 - 3:00pm to 7:00pm
Monday, February 14, 2011 - 3:00pm to 7:00pm
Monday, February 28, 2011 - 3:00pm to 7:00pm
Monday, March 7, 2011 - 3:00pm to 7:00pm
Monday, March 14, 2011 - 3:00pm to 7:00pm
Monday, March 21, 2011 - 3:00pm to 7:00pm
Monday, March 28, 2011 - 3:00pm to 7:00pm
Monday, April 4, 2011 - 3:00pm to 7:00pm
Monday, April 11, 2011 - 3:00pm to 7:00pm
Monday, April 18, 2011 - 3:00pm to 7:00pm
Monday, April 25, 2011 - 3:00pm to 7:00pm
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Drop in each Monday between 3:00-7:00pm for a scavenger hunt.  This activity will help familiarize children with the Library and encourage exploration of a different subject each week! Read more about Library Treasure Hunt

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How to do Things!: Yoga

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Tuesday, January 25, 2011 - 6:30pm to 8:00pm
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Lisa Kennedy, a certified yoga instructor teaching at the UAH Fitness Center, will introduce us to the practice of yoga.

This free, introductory level class is the perfect opportunity to discover a new healthy habit for a new, healthy year! Stress reduction and improved balance, flexibility and strength are a few of the many potential benefits of yoga cited by the Mayo Clinic.

This class is free and open to the public. It will take place in the Main branch's youth department. (But please note that the class is intended for adults.)

Please contact Luisa at lmorenilla@hmcpl.org with any questions about this class.

 

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In the How to do Things! series on the second and fourth Tuesday evening of every month, the instructor will teach the basics of a useful skill, craft or task, and then provide participants with resources or information to further pursue the skill. Find out more by visiting the Huntsville-Madison County Public Library's programming and events calendar at http://hmcpl.org/events. Read more about How to do Things!: Yoga

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DIY Holiday Art

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Monday, December 13, 2010 - 4:00pm to 6:00pm
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This workshop is for the artistic and not-so-artistic alike.  We’ll show you how to put your own style into a funky holiday painting.  You’ll get some cool new art for your room and the chance to see your friends shock when you tell them you made it yourself!  For teens, 12-18. Read more about DIY Holiday Art

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Deckin' the Halls

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Monday, December 6, 2010 - 4:00pm to 6:00pm
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Help jazz up the teen area for the holidays!  Unleash your quirky creative juices as we make our own decorations from recycled materials and other odds and ends.  For teens, 12-18. Read more about Deckin' the Halls

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Teen Anime Club Christmas Party!

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Monday, December 20, 2010 - 4:00pm to 7:00pm
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Don your cosplay and join us for the best party of the season!  In addition to our monthly screening, we’ll watch AMVs, make candy sushi, and vote for the best cosplay!  Meri Kurisumasu! Read more about Teen Anime Club Christmas Party!

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Teen Graphic Novel Club

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Thursday, December 9, 2010 - 4:30pm to 5:30pm
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9780345471192
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xxxHolic

Grab a snack, meet other graphic novel enthusiasts, and talk about all things comic book related. For teens, 12-18.  This month we're discussing volume one of xxxHolic!
 
"There is no such thing as coincidence in this world.  The only thing is hitsuzen!." ~ Yuko Ichihara, xxxHolic Read more about Teen Graphic Novel Club

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