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Weathering the Storm: Emergency Preparedness for Families

As our community recovers from the recent tornado disaster, learn about what you can do in the future to prepare your family and children Read more about Weathering the Storm: Emergency Preparedness for Families

Emergency Preparedness for Families with Children

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Friday, June 17, 2011 - 12:00pm to 1:00pm
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As our community recovers from the recent tornado disaster, learn about what you can do in the future to prepare your family and children for similar emergencies.  And if you have kids, you know that sometimes even the simplest task can become difficult!  So how can you keep your family safe in the stressful situation like a tornado?  Michael Werner of the Alabama Amateur Radio Emergency Service and other emergency personnel will give a presentation on how to be prepared for disaster, especially when you have young children.  After the 1 hour presentation, there will be an open forum where participants can speak one on one with emergency personnel to get answers and advice on emergency preparedness.  Read more about Emergency Preparedness for Families with Children

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Weathering the Storm: Emergency Preparedness for Families

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Friday, June 17, 2011 - 12:00pm to 2:00pm
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As our community recovers from the recent tornado disaster, learn about what you can do in the future to prepare your family and children for similar emergencies.  And if you have kids, you know that sometimes even the simplest task can become difficult!  So how can you keep your family safe in the stressful situation like a tornado? 

Michael Werner of the Alabama Amateur Radio Emergency Service and other emergency personnel will give a presentation on how to be prepared for disaster, especially when you have young children.  After the 1 hour presentation, there will be an open forum where participants can speak one on one with emergency personnel to get answers and advice on emergency preparedness. 
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S2S B2B: Local African American Author’s Expo

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Saturday, September 17, 2011 - 2:00pm to 5:00pm
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Sister 2 Sister Brother 2 Brother will have our Local African American Author’s Expo on September 17, 2011 at 2:00PM at the Main Library, 915 Monroe Street, Huntsville AL 35801. 

 

Are you an author? Do you have your book published? Do you need to get the word out about you book? Then this Local African American Author’s Expo is the ideal place for you. You will have the opportunity to talk about your book and answer questions about your book. A table will be available for you to set up a display and sell your book. 

 

Give the Showers Center Library a call at 256-851-7492 and get sign up for the expo. Read more about S2S B2B: Local African American Author’s Expo

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A View From Across the River

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Tuesday, April 26, 2011 - 6:00pm to 7:30pm
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Professor Anissa Graham, a native of Columbus, GA, will discuss how Phenix City was and is viewed by those who live across the Chattahoochee River.  The presentation will focus on the symbiotic relationship of the two towns, from the 1950s to the present.  “Up from The Ashes,” the documentary about Phenix City will also be shown.

Movie genre: documentary
Runtime: 26 minutes

University of Alabama Center for Public Television, Tuscaloosa, AL. Produced by Max Shores. Covers a brief description of what happened during the martial rule and interviews many of the prominent people involved. It aired as part of “The Alabama Experience” documentary series.

This event is part of the Community Wide Read. Learn more at http://hmcpl.org/wickedcity Read more about A View From Across the River

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A View From Across the River

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Tuesday, April 19, 2011 - 6:00pm to 7:30pm
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Professor Anissa Graham, a native of Columbus, GA, will discuss how Phenix City was and is viewed by those who live across the Chattahoochee River.  The presentation will focus on the symbiotic relationship of the two towns, from the 1950s to the present.  “Up from The Ashes,” the documentary about Phenix City will also be shown.

Movie genre: documentary
Runtime: 26 minutes

University of Alabama Center for Public Television, Tuscaloosa, AL. Produced by Max Shores. Covers a brief description of what happened during the martial rule and interviews many of the prominent people involved. It aired as part of “The Alabama Experience” documentary series.

This event is part of the Community Wide Read. Learn more at http://hmcpl.org/wickedcity Read more about A View From Across the River

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A View From Across the River

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Saturday, April 16, 2011 - 3:00pm to 4:30pm
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Professor Anissa Graham, a native of Columbus, GA, will discuss how Phenix City was and is viewed by those who live across the Chattahoochee River.  The presentation will focus on the symbiotic relationship of the two towns, from the 1950s to the present.  “Up from The Ashes,” the documentary about Phenix City will also be shown.

Movie genre: documentary
Runtime: 26 minutes

University of Alabama Center for Public Television, Tuscaloosa, AL. Produced by Max Shores. Covers a brief description of what happened during the martial rule and interviews many of the prominent people involved. It aired as part of “The Alabama Experience” documentary series.

This event is part of the Community Wide Read. Learn more at http://hmcpl.org/wickedcity Read more about A View From Across the River

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A View From Across the River

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Thursday, April 14, 2011 - 6:30pm to 8:00pm
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Professor Anissa Graham, a native of Columbus, GA, will discuss how Phenix City was and is viewed by those who live across the Chattahoochee River.  The presentation will focus on the symbiotic relationship of the two towns, from the 1950s to the present.  “Up from The Ashes,” the documentary about Phenix City will also be shown.

Movie genre: documentary
Runtime: 26 minutes

University of Alabama Center for Public Television, Tuscaloosa, AL. Produced by Max Shores. Covers a brief description of what happened during the martial rule and interviews many of the prominent people involved. It aired as part of “The Alabama Experience” documentary series.

This event is part of the Community Wide Read. Learn more at http://hmcpl.org/wickedcity Read more about A View From Across the River

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S2S/B2B Annual Author Event: Vanessa Davis Griggs

Sister 2 Sister/Brother 2 Brother is celebrating our fifth anniversary along with our annual author event on Saturday, March 19!  Purchase your tickets now to see author and motivational speaker Vanessa Davis Griggs.

Click here to view the author's short bio.

Tickets are $10 each, and may be purchased at the Main Library, the Showers Center Branch Library, or by calling 256-532-5950.

We hope to see you at this event on Saturday, March 19, 2 to 5 p.m. at the Main Library! Read more about S2S/B2B Annual Author Event: Vanessa Davis Griggs

Non-Profit 101

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Friday, April 8, 2011 - 9:30am to 2:30pm
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Non-Profit 101 is a one-day training conference for anyone thinking of starting a non-profit or those new to the non-profit industry. The mini-conference is Friday, April 8, at Huntsville's Main Library downtown. The event includes sessions with non-profit experts, grantseeker database training, lunch, refreshments, and door prizes. Non-Profit 101 is sponsored by the Reference & Adult Services Department of the Huntsville-Madison County Public Library. For full details, visit http://www.hmcpl.org/nonprofit101. Read more about Non-Profit 101

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