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Celebrate National Library Week with Us

Celebrate National Library Week April 8-14 at the Huntsville-Madison County Public Library by entering our contests and letter writing campaign!

The Periodic Table of Writing

Brian Bess, Reference Assistant with Huntsville-Madison County Public Library, will present "The Periodic Table of Writing" on Tuesday, October 8, at noon in the second-floor Events Room of the Main Library.

Bailey Cove Open House

The Friends of the Library at Bailey Cove Public Library will hold an open house on Friday, April 13, from 3 to 5 p.m. at the library, 1409 Weatherly Plaza.

Knitting 9-1-1 @ Madison

Have you always wanted to learn to knit? If you already knit, have you made a mistake and don't know how to fix it? We will have knitting classes at Madison each Monday for 4 weeks, starting on April 23.

NOOK Color winners announced!

*Updated* Congratulations to the winners of our Community Read prize drawing! Those selected received a Barnes & Noble NOOK ColorTM.

Flower Pot Painting @ Madison

Continue celebrating Earth Day and join us as we paint four-inch clay flower pots on Monday, April 23, at the Madison Public Library. Space is limited, so sign up soon!

Madison Swirly Tree Painting

Express your creative side at the Madison Public Library. We'll paint a Swirly Tree on 11-by-14-inch canvas. All materials will be provided with the $5 supply fee. Space is limited, so sign up soon!

Disaster Preparedness - Are your assets bullet-proof?

We're offering two information sessions on protecting your assets in the event of a natural disaster at the Main branch on April 2 and April 10.

Weave a Basket Purse with Crystal Kitchens

Learn how to weave a basket purse with Crystal Kitchens at Madison! We will learn how to handle reed, fill in the bottom, and shape it into a 4.5-by-9-by-8-inch purse. Dyed reed will be available to decorate your basket.

New Publication: Wooing You by Mail

Everybody has a story to tell, even your first grade teacher.  Purchase Wooing You by Mail: Letters to Mable from the Heritage Room at Main to read the story of a Huntsville school teacher who in 1937 had two suitors vying for her affection.