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Friends only book sale at Main

The members of Friends of the Library are invited to a 50% OFF FALLING LEAVES SALE on Saturday, October 15, held in the Friends Book Store in the Main Library from 10 am until 4 pm. 

All proceeds from the FOL Book Store and the FOL book sales go directly to the Huntsville Madison County Public Library System.

 

Not a Friend member yet?  You can join and help support your local branch! Read more about Friends only book sale at Main

Rocket City Rock & Soul: Huntsville Musicians Remember the 1960s

Join us November 15 at the Main Branch for this author event and book signing!

On November 15, 6:00pm Huntsville author, Jane DeNeefe, will discuss and read excerpts from her new book, Rocket City Soul: Huntsville Musicians Remember the 1960s in the HMCPL Main Branch Atrium. 

Music will be provided by Ivy Joe Milan and Jim Cavender and special guests, performing some of Huntsville’s musical greats from the 50s through the present.  Copies will be on sale at the event at $20 each, and books will be available online and in book stores beginning November 2.

 

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ARTucopia

Celebrate the kickoff to National Arts & Humanities Month with the Huntsville Art Council and HMCPL's ARTucopia October 1

Come out and celebrate the kickoff to ARTucpoia:  Huntsville's Month of Plenty!

A partnership between Huntsville-Madison County Public Library and The Arts Council, Inc.

Lowe Mill Arts Center

Saturday, October 1, 2011

9am-12pm

FREE & OPEN TO THE PUBLIC

 

9am – SPACE Sculpture Tour Recycled Art Project

10am – Panoply’s Homegrown Talent FINALS Read more about ARTucopia

Download eBooks for your KINDLE!

Now Kindle users can download their favorite titles in the HMCPL Digital Library!

 

In addition to the eReaders already supported via your HMCPL Digital Library, now Kindle users can also download their favorite titles!

HMCPL's ebook download service, OverDrive, is happy to bring Amazon® Kindle compatibility within the HMCPL eBook collection.  This update, allows most existing eBooks in the HMCPL s collection to be read on all Kindle devices or by using free Kindle apps for iPhone®, iPad®, Android™ and other mobile devices. Read more about Download eBooks for your KINDLE!

Non-Profit 201 Mini Conference

A half day workshop for non-profit professionals & entrepreneurs Friday, October 14 

Join us at the HMCPL Main Branch Library for Non-Profit 201!

Non-Profit 201 was designed based on input from attendees at "Non-Profit 101" in spring, 2011. This half-day workshop provides more information about the nuts and bolts of non-profit management. Both current non-profit professionals and individuals thinking of starting a non-profit will benefit from hearing these dynamic speakers. Read more about Non-Profit 201 Mini Conference

TEEN Read Week!

We've got tons of fun in store for you at your local branch! Check out all the cool activities! Read more about TEEN Read Week!

Bollywood Film series at Madison

Join in the Bollywood fun at Madison in October with the Bollywood Film Series!
Bollywood Film Series

Join us at the HMCPL Madison Branch Library for a Bollywood Film Series!   We'll supply the popcorn and lemonade!  

  • October 3 , 5:30PM**
    Band Baaja Baaraat
    (Comedy)
     
  • October 17, 5:30PM**
    I Hate Luv Storys
    (Comedy)
     
  • October 24, 5:30PM**
    Kites– The Remix
    (Action)

**Please note movie start time is now 5:30PM.   Read more about Bollywood Film series at Madison

Monrovia Matters: Billy Vaughn

Special guest Billy Vaughn shares fascinating stories about the history and development of the Monrovia Community and it’s schools.

Monrovia Matters

The Monrovia community is full of a rich and colorful history, and Billy Vaughn tells these stories with great enthusiasm.   Come out and hear these riviting stories on October 20, 6:30-7:30 p.m. at the HMCPL Monrovia Branch Library. Read more about Monrovia Matters: Billy Vaughn

The Science of Thunderstorms

Hands-on fun with weather September 21 at the Eleanor Murphy Library. Read more about The Science of Thunderstorms

Knitting at Eleanor Murphy!

Looking for a new hobby?  Learn to knit on October 1 at Eleanor Murphy! Read more about Knitting at Eleanor Murphy!

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