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Health Matters Session 9

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Monday, April 28, 2014 - 12:00pm to 1:00pm
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Health Matters at Madison! Please join us for our session on "Understanding Depression". Marie Hodges, from Huntsville Hospital, will be our presenter for this program. It is free to the public. Read more about Health Matters Session 9

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Health Forum: Hospice Care

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Tuesday, March 25, 2014 - 11:00am to 12:00pm
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Lee Shaw of Hospice Family Care discusses the process and issues involved in end-of-life care.

Tuesday • March 25 • 11-12 Noon
Second Floor Events Room
Main Branch Library

For more information, call Sophie Young at 532-2362.

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Health Forum: Hospice Care

Lee Shaw of Hospice Family Care discusses the process and issues involved in end-of-life care on Tuesday, March 25, from 11 a.m. Read more about Health Forum: Hospice Care

Latin American Crafts: Huichol Art

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Saturday, March 22, 2014 - 11:30am to 12:30pm
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Instructor, Susanna Vizcarra, will present an educational workshop on Huichol Art for adults and children ages 8 and up. Participants will make their own "Ojo de Dios". There is a $5.00 supply fee for this program. Registration is required. To register please call the Madison Library at 256-461-0046, or e-mail Teresa at tallison@hmcpl.org. Read more about Latin American Crafts: Huichol Art

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Amazing Science with a Great Observatory: The Chandra X-ray Observatory

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Wednesday, March 19, 2014 - 11:00am to 12:00pm
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Dr. Martin C. Weisskopf gives an insider’s look at NASA's Chandra X-ray Observatory, the world’s most powerful X-ray telescope.  He’ll discuss Chandra’s mission and the fascinating science behind X-ray telescopy.

Dr. Weisskopf is a project scientist for Chandra and Chief Scientist for X-ray Astronomy at Marshall Space Flight Center.  He is the recipient of numerous awards, including NASA Medals for Exceptional Service in 1992 and for Scientific Achievement in 1999. He was elected in 1994 as a Fellow of the American Physical Society, which cited his "pioneering work in X-ray polarimetry and time variability studies of cosmic X-ray sources, and his insightful leadership as Project Scientist for the Advanced X-ray Astrophysics Facility."  In 2006, he received the George W. Goddard Award for scientific contributions to NASA’s Chandra X-ray Observatory. Read more about Amazing Science with a Great Observatory: The Chandra X-ray Observatory

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Helping young adults with special needs

Amanda Clardy from Huntsville Hospital will discuss services available to young adults with special needs in our community on Friday, March 7, at noon during the Health Matters @ Madison program at Read more about Helping young adults with special needs

Health Matters Session 8: Services Available for Young Adults with Special Needs

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Friday, March 7, 2014 - 12:00pm to 1:00pm
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Amanda Clardy, from Huntsville Hospital, will be presenting a free seminar on services available for young adults with special needs in our community. This is the 8th session in our Health Matters @ Madison series. Read more about Health Matters Session 8: Services Available for Young Adults with Special Needs

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Health Insurance Marketplace Sign-Up-- Affordable Health Care Act

Join us at the Bessie K. Russell Library for this for this free event provided by Central North Alabama Health Services, Inc. Read more about Health Insurance Marketplace Sign-Up-- Affordable Health Care Act

Health Insurance Marketplace Sign-Up

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Wednesday, March 5, 2014 - 2:00pm to 6:00pm
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Join us at the Bessie K. Russell Library for this for this free event provided by Central North Alabama Health Services, Inc. for assistance in signing up for Health Insurance either with an online application or on paper.

What to Bring:

1) Email address for online application.

2) Names, birthdates, and Social Securtiy Numbers for all who need insurance.

3) Household income information.

To register call the Bessie Russell Library at 256-859-9050, or contact Albeta Parker or Daphne Dalton 256-533-6311 Read more about Health Insurance Marketplace Sign-Up

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