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TEEN Glee night at Madison!

Mr. Shu isn't calling the tune!  A night of Glee -- show us your singing chops and make new friends at Madison September 6!

Belt out your favorite tunes at the Madison TEEN Glee night!

Meet new friends, have a ton of fun, and practice your favorite songs on September 6 from 6:00pm to 8:00pm at the HMCPL Madison Branch Library.

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Vehicle Fair at Main

Crazy about cars?  So are we!  Come check out cool military vehicles, racecars, fire trucks, and more on Sept 17!

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The Most Important School Supply of All!

September is National Library Card Sign-Up month and HMCPL wants to ensure every K-3 grader in Madison Co. has this priceless tool in their book bags this school year. Read more about The Most Important School Supply of All!

Triangle Loom Weaving at Madison

Learn to weave on a triangle frame loom with continuous thread, and how to finish and join the triangles at the HMCPL Madison Branch on Sept 30, 9AM-3PM. 

This workshop will use a 36” loom to make a child’s shawl or adult scarf and a fashion show of scarves, shawls, ruanas and ponchos to give you ideas.  You’ll learn how to make your own triangle looms in various sizes.  No weaving experience is required. Sign-up required online or by phone. $8 materials fee due day of the workshop. Read more about Triangle Loom Weaving at Madison

Teacher, Teacher -- Grantseeker

A special Lunch & Learn session for educators on September 14th from 12PM-1PM at the Main Branch Library

Educational funding is a tough topic, making the grant writing topic a very important one for teachers looking for ways to enrich their curriculum.  

In this Lunch & Learn session, Mary Moore will discuss ways educators can search for grant opportunities, provide tips for effective grantseeking, and share information about current grants and education-friendly foundations. This concise one hour class is free and open to the public. No registration is required. Read more about Teacher, Teacher -- Grantseeker

Look What Wii Can Do!

Drop by the Eleanor E. Murphy Library to try out the Wii Bowling on the Wii Nintendo System Sept 12 Read more about Look What Wii Can Do!

Basket Weaving at Bailey Cove!


Learn to weave and create your own basket at this six-hour basket weaving workshop on Saturday, September 17 from 9am- 3pm.  

The workshop is open to all skill levels, with beginners weaving a simple basket with round reed, and experienced basketmakers making a Cherokee double-wall basket. 

Basket making is wet work, so wear some old clothes and bring a towel!  The leader will bring all the tools and other supplies you’ll need to use during the workshop.    Bring a sack lunch to enjoy with the group! Read more about Basket Weaving at Bailey Cove!

Bailey Cove Friends Booksale

Pick up some new items for your home collection on September 10-11 during regular library hours! 

The Friends of the Bailey Cove library will be hosting a two-day Super Book Sale at the HMCPL Bailey Cove Branch.   Most items will be just 25 cents! Bestsellers only $1!   Selection includes hardback and paperback fiction, non-fiction, children’s, and audiobooks. Read more about Bailey Cove Friends Booksale

Digital Madison

Join us for another Digital Madison session September 7 at Madison Read more about Digital Madison

Hispanic Heritage Celebration at Main

Celebrate National Hispanic Heritage Month with HMCPL’s special programming at the Main Branch!   Read more about Hispanic Heritage Celebration at Main