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Harry Potter Week: Wizard's Chess

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Monday, July 29, 2013 - 4:00pm to 5:00pm
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We will be playing Wizard’s Chess, which means the players are the chess pieces.  Although our game will not be as violent as the real wizard’s chess it should be just as fun! Read more about Harry Potter Week: Wizard's Chess

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Let's Play Mah Jongg

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Repeats every week every Friday until Fri Sep 27 2013 .
Friday, June 28, 2013 - 1:00pm to 3:00pm
Friday, July 5, 2013 - 1:00pm to 3:00pm
Friday, July 12, 2013 - 1:00pm to 3:00pm
Friday, July 19, 2013 - 1:00pm to 3:00pm
Friday, July 26, 2013 - 1:00pm to 3:00pm
Friday, August 2, 2013 - 1:00pm to 3:00pm
Friday, August 9, 2013 - 1:00pm to 3:00pm
Friday, August 16, 2013 - 1:00pm to 3:00pm
Friday, August 23, 2013 - 1:00pm to 3:00pm
Friday, August 30, 2013 - 1:00pm to 3:00pm
Friday, September 6, 2013 - 1:00pm to 3:00pm
Friday, September 13, 2013 - 1:00pm to 3:00pm
Friday, September 20, 2013 - 1:00pm to 3:00pm
Friday, September 27, 2013 - 1:00pm to 3:00pm
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Step back to the Bunco of the 1920s at Madison Public Library. Learn to play American Mah Jongg, the craze that is sweeping public libraries across the country.

Millions of players world-wide enjoy different versions of this game using sets of identical tiles. Spoiler alert!  This is not the matching game available on the Internet. It is the real deal:  American MJ at its best.

Free American MJ classes for beginners are on Fridays starting June 7 from 1-3 p.m. at MPL. Instructors C.G. and Ursula are excited to share this challenging yet relaxing form of entertainment and chance to connect with other American MJ enthusiasts. Be ready to make new friends and commit to playing on Fridays. Do you already play? Come on down to help us make a table of 4. Questions? Call Sarah Sledge at 256-461-0046 or email ssledge@hmcpl.org Read more about Let's Play Mah Jongg

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Let's play Mah Jongg

American Mah Jongg is the name of the game at Madison Public Library. All players are welcome to join in the fun!

Game time is every Friday 1-3 p.m. at MPL. Come on down to help us make a table of 4. Questions? Call Sarah Sledge at 256-461-0046 or email ssledge@hmcpl.org Read more about Let's play Mah Jongg

Children's Grab Bag Tuesday: Board Games

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Tuesday, July 16, 2013 - 3:00pm to 4:30pm
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Enjoy some family-friendly board games at the library! Read more about Children's Grab Bag Tuesday: Board Games

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Children's Grab Bag Tuesday: Board Games

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Tuesday, June 18, 2013 - 3:00pm to 4:30pm
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Enjoy some family-friendly board games at the library! Read more about Children's Grab Bag Tuesday: Board Games

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LEGO Mania

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Repeats every week until Mon Apr 29 2013 .
Monday, January 7, 2013 - 4:30pm to 5:30pm
Monday, January 14, 2013 - 4:30pm to 5:30pm
Monday, January 21, 2013 - 4:30pm to 5:30pm
Monday, January 28, 2013 - 4:30pm to 5:30pm
Monday, February 4, 2013 - 4:30pm to 5:30pm
Monday, February 11, 2013 - 4:30pm to 5:30pm
Monday, February 18, 2013 - 4:30pm to 5:30pm
Monday, February 25, 2013 - 4:30pm to 5:30pm
Monday, March 4, 2013 - 4:30pm to 5:30pm
Monday, March 11, 2013 - 4:30pm to 5:30pm
Monday, March 18, 2013 - 4:30pm to 5:30pm
Monday, March 25, 2013 - 4:30pm to 5:30pm
Monday, April 1, 2013 - 4:30pm to 5:30pm
Monday, April 8, 2013 - 4:30pm to 5:30pm
Monday, April 15, 2013 - 4:30pm to 5:30pm
Monday, April 22, 2013 - 4:30pm to 5:30pm
Monday, April 29, 2013 - 4:30pm to 5:30pm
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The Library will provide LEGOS, you provide the imagination!  Chidren can build creations out of their wildest dreams.  The Library will put these creations on display for 1 week, until the next LEGO Mania.  Read more about LEGO Mania

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Game Day at Monrovia

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Saturday, November 3, 2012 - 10:00am to 4:30pm
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Monrovia celebrates the joy of board games and computer games as we participate in the Alabama Library Association's International Games Day. Hang out and play your favorite board games with family, friends and other library visitors all day on Saturday, Nov. 3. Or get on one of our computers to play some great online games.  Contact us at 256-489-3392 for more information. Read more about Game Day at Monrovia

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Video Game Free Play

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Saturday, July 28, 2012 - 1:00pm to 4:00pm
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 Challenge your friends on our PS2 and Wii systems.  Also test your skills on some retro systems, like the Nintendo 64.
This month, we'll have some no-tech games, too! Read more about Video Game Free Play

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Geek Prom celebrates Valentine's Day

Geek out with Bailey Cove on Valentine's Day for GEEK PROM 2012!

Celebrate Valentine's Day the geeky way at the Bailey Cove Branch Library. Dress in your best geek wear (or come in costume as a famous geek, Dr. Who or Harry Potter, for example). The party is set for Tuesday, February 14, at 6 p.m. There will be dancing, craft-making, games and yummy snacks.

For more information please contact Julia Hendon at 256-881-0257 or jhendon@hmcpl.org. Read more about Geek Prom celebrates Valentine's Day

Dungeons & Dragons

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Saturday, February 18, 2012 - 1:00pm to 4:00pm
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Join the adventure! Both veterans and novices welcome. Read more about Dungeons & Dragons

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