SlipJig performs the traditional music of Ireland, Scotland, and other Celtic lands on Thursday, October 17, at 6 p.m. when Thursday Evening Concerts @ The Library presents “The Library’s Fall Concert 2013.”
The program will be held in the Atrium of the Main Library, 915 Monroe Street. Admission is free.
Fun on the field can lead to pain after the game. Learn how to prevent and treat common sports injuries at the next Health Matters @ Madison program on Monday, September 23, at 6:30 p.m. at the Madison Public Library.
Professionals from the Madison City Wellness Center will offer ways to play it safe while having fun on the playing field.
Funding for Health Matters @ Madison was provided by a generous grant from the Huntsville Hospital Community Health Initiative. Read more about Play it safe
LearningQUEST and the Huntsville-Madison County Public Library present Live at the Library: Wayne Flynt & Kate Campbell on Wednesday, September 25, at 6:30 p.m., in the auditorium of the Main Library.
Live at the Library is a collaborative exchange of songs, stories, and readings between singer-songwriter Kate Campbell and author/historian Dr. J. Wayne Flynt. Campbell’s literate songs weave effortlessly with Flynt’s chosen passages from some of the South’s most noted authors.
The Huntsville Library Foundation will host the return of Jefferson Bass, the writing team of journalist Jon Jefferson and forensic anthropologist Dr. Bill Bass, on Friday, September 27, at 6:30 p.m. at the Main Library. Read more about Revisit the Body Farm
Learn more about the lives of professional classical musicians when Twickenham Fest musicians, with co-founders Susanna Phillips and Matthew McDonald, appear at two Huntsville-Madison County Public Library locations on Saturday, August 31. They'll be at the Madison Library from 9:30 to 10:15 a.m. and at the Main Library from 11 to 11:45 a.m. Read more about Classical music up close and personal
R.A. Nelson, local author of young adult novels, will offer advice on how to write a query letter and get an agent on Wednesday, August 21, at 5:30 p.m., at the Madison Public Library, 130 Plaza Blvd. in Madison.
The program is a writers' schmooze hosted by Southern Breeze, the Alabama, Georgia, and Mississippi division of the Society of Children's Book Writers and Illustrators. It's a great opportunity to meet other writers and illustrators. The public is invited to attend. Read more about So, you're looking for an agent ...
Let's celebrate the great books we read this summer with a great party. Join us for Books & Brews on Thursday, August 15, from 7 to 9 p.m. at Straight to Ale Brewery, 3200 Leeman Ferry Road.
The Huntsville-Madison County Public Library's Adult Summer Reading program was so much fun that we want to end with something special. Our party will include group trivia, live music, a book swap, Blind Date with a Book, and a chance to meet other reading fans. If you would like to participate in the book swap, please bring a copy of a favorite book to exchange with another attendee. Read more about A toast to Summer Reading!