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Sitting Up With The Dead 3 (2007)

Sitting Up With The Dead 3
Get locked in the library while you research your genealogy!
The library closes at 5pm on Friday, January 19 for everyone who isn't participating in "Sitting Up With The Dead 3." We'll open the library just for you at 5:45 p.m., then lock you in until midnight, giving you lots of time to do your research. It'll be just you, your fellow genealogy researchers, and whatever ghosts happen to be in the Huntsville Library that night.

6th Annual English Author Tea (2007)

6th Annual English Author Tea
Join us for high tea at the library!

2007 Teen Advisory Board

Do you want more out of your library? If you are between 12 and 17 years old and want your voice to be heard, join Teen Advisory Board @ Main Library. You decide what your library can offer you! We meet the first Saturday of each month, from 1:00 to 3:00 in the Teen Area at the Main branch. Bring a friend, eat some snacks, get volunteer hours, and make a difference at your library! Got questions? Want to know more? Call Jennifer at (256) 532-5975.

The Big Read 2006

The Big Read 2006
This event is part of The Big Read, a program of the National Endowment for the Arts in partnership with Arts Midwest.
Huntsville-Madison County Public Library is one of 10 communities selected to participate in The Big Read, a program of the National Endowment for the Arts in partnership with Arts Midwest.

2006 Big Read Art Show

Contest: Art of the Jazz Age
The Huntsville-Madison County Public Library is soliciting original artwork for “Art of the Jazz Age,” a juried art show sponsored by the Huntsville-Madison County Public Library. This “Gatsby”-inspired art show will accept works related to the 1920s, jazz, The Great Gatsby, F. Scott Fitzgerald, or Zelda Fitzgerald and her art.
Download an Entry Form (PDF)
Rules & Information

2006 Summer Reading Announcement

Summer Reading is Here Complete Schedule of Events

2006 Summer Reading Schedule

Summer Reading: Once Upon a Time
Summer is here, and before you say, "I'm bored. . ." check out these activities at a branch near you:

Main Library - 915 Monroe Street - Huntsville532-5949

Once Upon a Time Movies
All ages

Baby & Me

O.U.T. Readers
Grades K-3

Teen Time
Grades 7+

Baby & Me

Baby & Me

Madison's Great Holiday Bake-Off Challenge! (2006)

Teens and Tweens! You can enter Madison's Great Holiday Bake-Off Challenge. Prepare your favorite holiday goodie (pies, cookies, cake, candy, etc.) and bring it to the Madison Public Library on Tuesday, December 12th at 6:00 pm. All entries will be judged and prizes will be awarded. Everyone in grades 5th through 12th is invited to participate.

Have Yourself A Jazzy Little Christmas (2006)

You won't want to miss the special holiday edition of our Thursday Evening Concerts as the Blue Savoy Combo celebrates the holiday season by performing a combination of blues and jazz holiday classics. This concert is free to the public, and the performance starts at 6:00 pm.
Mark your calendar!
Date: December 14, 2006
Time: 6:00 pm
Place: Main Library atrium
Want more info?
Call David at (256) 532-5975.

Breakfast With Santa @ Madison (2006)

Kids ages 0-12 years and their parents are invited to Applebee's in Madison for breakfast and a photo with the jolly old elf himself! All tickets include a breakfast of pancakes, scrambled eggs, sausage and beverage. Buy early - tickets are limited. All children will receive quality time with Santa himself, a holiday book, and a Polaroid photo. (Parents - bring your cameras for more photos!)