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Enneagram 9:30 am
Enneagram @ Main Libary, 2nd Floor Events Room
Mar 1 @ 9:30 am – 11:30 am
Instructor: Nancy Sheppard The Enneagram is a personality typing system. By careful observation of our specific personality type, we can loosen our ego defenses and interact with others in a healthier way. In this interactive[...]
11-Life Story 1:30 pm
11-Life Story @ Faith Presbyterian Church
Mar 1 @ 1:30 pm – 3:00 pm
Instructor: Betty M. Carlton This course is designed specifically for anyone who wants to write his/her own life story and needs guidance writing it. Each participant will be given handouts regularly as resource guides for[...]
Internet 2 1:30 pm
Internet 2 @ Main Library, Computer Training Center
Mar 1 @ 1:30 pm – 4:00 pm
Instructor: Library CTC Staff This course is a continuation of Internet 1. Requires basic PC skills and basic internet.
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Italian II 9:30 am
Italian II @ Main Libary, 2nd Floor Events Room
Mar 2 @ 9:30 am – 11:30 am
Instructor: Adelaide de Almeida A continuation of the Fall class, although beginning students are welcome. There will be opportunities to review the Fall material and proceed to the Spring offering.
Hand and Foot 1:00 pm
Hand and Foot @ Main Library, A/B
Mar 2 @ 1:00 pm – 4:00 pm
Leader:  Marilyn Walker Beginners and experts are welcome to play the Hand and Foot variation of Canasta. Instructions and “cheat sheets” are provided upon request. For those who have played for a while, please share[...]
LQ Office Hours 1:00 pm
LQ Office Hours @ Main Library, 2nd Floor Reference Area
Mar 2 @ 1:00 pm – 4:00 pm
The office is located on the 2nd Floor, to the left of the Reference Desk in the alcove. Staff are available during open hours to provide forms, answer questions, and assist our membership as needed.
Pickleball 1:00 pm
Pickleball @ Fern Bell Recreation Center
Mar 2 @ 1:00 pm – 2:30 pm
Instructor: Beverly Scherer Let’s learn to play Pickleball! This is a game similar to tennis but easier. It is played indoors on a smaller court, using a perforated plastic ball and a wooden paddle. Pickleball[...]
Spanish Masters 2 2:00 pm
Spanish Masters 2 @ Main Library, Auditorium
Mar 2 @ 2:00 pm – 3:30 pm
Instructor:  Debbie West Join us for a celebration of Modern Spanish artists. The featured artists are Gaudi, Picasso, Sorolla, Gris, Dali, and Botero, plus the Mexican painters Rivera and Kahlo. We know you will view[...]
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Friday Hiking 9:00 am
Friday Hiking @ Varies
Mar 3 @ 9:00 am
Leader: Barbara Roberts Explore a variety of local hiking trails with hiking leader Barbara Roberts. Enjoy leisure hikes, several on paved greenways that allow you time to enjoy the local flora and fauna. Meet LearningQUEST members[...]
Progressive Christianity 9:30 am
Progressive Christianity @ Valley United Methodist Church
Mar 3 @ 9:30 am – 11:30 am
Leader:  Glenn Nettleton Progressive Christianity is defined at progressivechristianity.org/the-8-points/. The group discusses Bishop Spong’s newsletters and other aspects of Christianity. For direction or additional information, contact Glenn Nettleton at glennet@knology.net.
Spanish with Games 10:30 am
Spanish with Games @ First Christian Church
Mar 3 @ 10:30 am – 12:00 pm
Instructor: Elaine Fredericksen, PhD Have a good time learning Spanish. First the basics, then practice by playing games. No pressure, no wrong answers. Required: Easy Spanish Phrase Book by Pablo Garcia Loaeza, available at Amazon for $2.
Friday Film Festival 2:00 pm
Friday Film Festival @ Main Library, Auditorium
Mar 3 @ 2:00 pm – 4:30 pm
Instructor: Dr. Jennifer Garlen The Friday Film series does the monster mash this term with four iconic classics from Universal Studio’s golden age of horror! Every screening begins with an introduction and ends with group[...]
Physics 2:00 pm
Physics @ Main Libary, 2nd Floor Events Room
Mar 3 @ 2:00 pm – 3:30 pm
Instructor:  Doreen Forsyth Physics is the fundamental science. It explains how the universe behaves at every scale, from the subatomic to the extragalactic. This session will cover light and optics, and relativity. This course includes[...]
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Monday Hiking 9:30 am
Monday Hiking @ Varies
Mar 6 @ 9:30 am
Leaders: Sue Campbell and Bruce Martin Explore a variety of local hiking trails with hike leaders Sue Campbell and Bruce Martin. Meet new and old LearningQUEST members for these enjoyable morning jaunts. Liability waivers are[...]
Great Conversations 10:00 am
Great Conversations @ St. Thomas Episcopal Church
Mar 6 @ 10:00 am – 11:30 am
Instructor: Marie Held The book Great Conversations 3 is an anthology of 15 classic and contemporary selections. This term, we will read selections based on the following themes: Arts and Artists, Domestic Life, Exercising Power,[...]
Int/Adv French 10:30 am
Int/Adv French
Mar 6 @ 10:30 am – 12:00 pm
Instructor: Denise Selah This course is for anyone with intermediate to advanced French reading abilities and an appropriate command of French grammar. The class will read and discuss (in French) three short stories by Prosper[...]
Mah Jongg 1:00 pm
Mah Jongg @ Main Library, A/B
Mar 6 @ 1:00 pm – 4:00 pm
Leader:  Roseann Riedl Mah Jongg players of all levels meet weekly to play. A beginning class is available upon request. For information, contact Roseann Riedl at rosan.riedl@hotmail.com.
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LQ Office Hours 10:00 am
LQ Office Hours @ Main Library, 2nd Floor Reference Area
Mar 7 @ 10:00 am – 12:00 pm
The office is located on the 2nd Floor, to the left of the Reference Desk in the alcove. Staff are available during open hours to provide forms, answer questions, and assist our membership as needed.
Space Launch System 1:00 pm
Space Launch System @ Main Library, Auditorium
Mar 7 @ 1:00 pm – 2:30 pm
Instructor: Charles Finnegan This presentation covers the overview and mission of the upcoming NASA Space Launch System (SLS). The eventual goal of SLS is to take humans to Mars. We learn about: rocket architecture, its stages,[...]
6-Life Story 1:30 pm
6-Life Story @ Faith Presbyterian Church
Mar 7 @ 1:30 pm – 3:00 pm
Instructor: Betty M. Carlton This course is designed specifically for anyone who wants to write his/her own life story and needs guidance writing it. Each participant will be given handouts regularly as resource guides for[...]
Investments 3:00 pm
Investments @ Main Library, 2nd Floor Events Room
Mar 7 @ 3:00 pm – 4:30 pm
Instructor: Jeff Cedarholm In six entertaining 90-minute sessions, this course will take you from the early origins of wealth, through the basics of what are private and public investments, all the way to a review[...]
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Enneagram 9:30 am
Enneagram @ Main Libary, 2nd Floor Events Room
Mar 8 @ 9:30 am – 11:30 am
Instructor: Nancy Sheppard The Enneagram is a personality typing system. By careful observation of our specific personality type, we can loosen our ego defenses and interact with others in a healthier way. In this interactive[...]
Photography 9:30 am
Photography @ Bailey Cove Library
Mar 8 @ 9:30 am – 11:30 am
Leader: Waldy Cuevas Our mission is to encourage member socialization, friendship-building, and enjoyment around the pastime of photography. This SIG is a non-competitive environment where we encourage and rely on member participation. Throughout the year[...]
11-Life Story 1:30 pm
11-Life Story @ Faith Presbyterian Church
Mar 8 @ 1:30 pm – 3:00 pm
Instructor: Betty M. Carlton This course is designed specifically for anyone who wants to write his/her own life story and needs guidance writing it. Each participant will be given handouts regularly as resource guides for[...]
Word® 1 1:30 pm
Word® 1 @ Main Library, Computer Training Center
Mar 8 @ 1:30 pm – 4:00 pm
Instructor: Library CTC Staff Word processing for beginners provides instruction in MS Word®, basic menus, formatting, and everyday tasks. Requires basic PC skills.
Chinese Music 2:00 pm
Chinese Music @ Main Library, Auditorium
Mar 8 @ 2:00 pm – 3:30 pm
Instructor: Various China’s traditional musical instruments have enriched the extraordinary Chinese history and culture. We will explore their place in history and enjoy their intricate, sometimes mysterious sound.
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Bones & Joints 9:30 am
Bones & Joints @ Main Library, 2nd Floor Events Room
Mar 9 @ 9:30 am – 11:00 am
Instructor: Dr. Louis G. Horn The Musculoskeletal System is Part Two in LearningQUEST’s Health Series. Dr. Horn will discuss bone and joint problems, specifically of seniors. There will be time for questions and discussion.
Early Huntsville 9:30 am
Early Huntsville @ Main Library, Auditorium
Mar 9 @ 9:30 am – 10:30 am
Instructor: Nancy Rohr This course highlights the early history of Huntsville, and at the same time, promotes the idea that old things can be seen as new ideas. Class participation is encouraged.
Hand and Foot 1:00 pm
Hand and Foot @ Main Library, A/B
Mar 9 @ 1:00 pm – 4:00 pm
Leader:  Marilyn Walker Beginners and experts are welcome to play the Hand and Foot variation of Canasta. Instructions and “cheat sheets” are provided upon request. For those who have played for a while, please share[...]
LQ Office Hours 1:00 pm
LQ Office Hours @ Main Library, 2nd Floor Reference Area
Mar 9 @ 1:00 pm – 4:00 pm
The office is located on the 2nd Floor, to the left of the Reference Desk in the alcove. Staff are available during open hours to provide forms, answer questions, and assist our membership as needed.
Pickleball 1:00 pm
Pickleball @ Fern Bell Recreation Center
Mar 9 @ 1:00 pm – 2:30 pm
Instructor: Beverly Scherer Let’s learn to play Pickleball! This is a game similar to tennis but easier. It is played indoors on a smaller court, using a perforated plastic ball and a wooden paddle. Pickleball[...]
Moderate’s Manifesto 1:30 pm
Moderate’s Manifesto @ Main Library, 2nd Floor Events Room
Mar 9 @ 1:30 pm – 3:30 pm
Instructor: Mike Self, EdD Join us for another of Dr. Mike Self’s Moderate’s Manifesto classes. This is a contemporary issues class which is based on the free flow of opinions and information in a peaceful[...]
Spanish Masters 2 2:00 pm
Spanish Masters 2 @ Main Library, Auditorium
Mar 9 @ 2:00 pm – 3:30 pm
Instructor:  Debbie West Join us for a celebration of Modern Spanish artists. The featured artists are Gaudi, Picasso, Sorolla, Gris, Dali, and Botero, plus the Mexican painters Rivera and Kahlo. We know you will view[...]
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Friday Hiking 9:00 am
Friday Hiking @ Varies
Mar 10 @ 9:00 am
Leader: Barbara Roberts Explore a variety of local hiking trails with hiking leader Barbara Roberts. Enjoy leisure hikes, several on paved greenways that allow you time to enjoy the local flora and fauna. Meet LearningQUEST members[...]
Italian II 9:30 am
Italian II @ Main Libary, 2nd Floor Events Room
Mar 10 @ 9:30 am – 11:30 am
Instructor: Adelaide de Almeida A continuation of the Fall LQ class, although beginning students are welcome. There will be opportunities to review the Fall material and proceed on to the Spring offering.
The Year 1917 9:30 am
The Year 1917 @ Main Library, Auditorium
Mar 10 @ 9:30 am – 11:00 am
Instructor: Shirley Mohler In 1917, times were changing, or were they? America became a world power; the first woman was elected to Congress; and the first birth control clinic opened. The U.S. also entered WWI, the “war[...]
Spanish with Games 10:30 am
Spanish with Games @ First Christian Church
Mar 10 @ 10:30 am – 12:00 pm
Instructor: Elaine Fredericksen, PhD Have a good time learning Spanish. First the basics, then practice by playing games. No pressure, no wrong answers. Required: Easy Spanish Phrase Book by Pablo Garcia Loaeza, available at Amazon for $2.
Physics 2:00 pm
Physics @ Main Libary, 2nd Floor Events Room
Mar 10 @ 2:00 pm – 3:30 pm
Instructor:  Doreen Forsyth Physics is the fundamental science. It explains how the universe behaves at every scale, from the subatomic to the extragalactic. This session will cover light and optics, and relativity. This course includes[...]
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Monday Hiking 9:30 am
Monday Hiking @ Varies
Mar 13 @ 9:30 am
Leaders: Sue Campbell and Bruce Martin Explore a variety of local hiking trails with hike leaders Sue Campbell and Bruce Martin. Meet new and old LearningQUEST members for these enjoyable morning jaunts. Liability waivers are[...]
Great Conversations 10:00 am
Great Conversations @ St. Thomas Episcopal Church
Mar 13 @ 10:00 am – 11:30 am
Instructor: Marie Held The book Great Conversations 3 is an anthology of 15 classic and contemporary selections. This term, we will read selections based on the following themes: Arts and Artists, Domestic Life, Exercising Power,[...]
Int/Adv French 10:30 am
Int/Adv French
Mar 13 @ 10:30 am – 12:00 pm
Instructor: Denise Selah This course is for anyone with intermediate to advanced French reading abilities and an appropriate command of French grammar. The class will read and discuss (in French) three short stories by Prosper[...]
Mah Jongg 1:00 pm
Mah Jongg @ Main Library, A/B
Mar 13 @ 1:00 pm – 4:00 pm
Leader:  Roseann Riedl Mah Jongg players of all levels meet weekly to play. A beginning class is available upon request. For information, contact Roseann Riedl at rosan.riedl@hotmail.com.
American Art 2:00 pm
American Art @ Main Library, Auditorium
Mar 13 @ 2:00 pm – 3:00 pm
Instructor: Carolyn Faraci We will survey the great American sculpture, architecture, and decorative arts during 1850-1925. Special topics include the beginning of photography in America, and Art Nouveau and Art Deco.
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HSV Civil Rights 9:30 am
HSV Civil Rights @ Main Library, Auditorium
Mar 14 @ 9:30 am – 10:30 am
Instructor: William H. Hampton A noted historian, Mr. Hampton takes us to the Huntsville of the 1950’s and 1960’s. We learn about local citizens who led and supported the goals of the Civil Rights movement.[...]
LQ Office Hours 10:00 am
LQ Office Hours @ Main Library, 2nd Floor Reference Area
Mar 14 @ 10:00 am – 12:00 pm
The office is located on the 2nd Floor, to the left of the Reference Desk in the alcove. Staff are available during open hours to provide forms, answer questions, and assist our membership as needed.
Admin Meeting 1:00 pm
Admin Meeting @ Main Library, A/B
Mar 14 @ 1:00 pm – 3:00 pm
 
Space Launch System 1:00 pm
Space Launch System @ Main Library, Auditorium
Mar 14 @ 1:00 pm – 2:30 pm
Instructor: Charles Finnegan This presentation covers the overview and mission of the upcoming NASA Space Launch System (SLS). The eventual goal of SLS is to take humans to Mars. We learn about: rocket architecture, its stages,[...]
6-Life Story 1:30 pm
6-Life Story @ Faith Presbyterian Church
Mar 14 @ 1:30 pm – 3:00 pm
Instructor: Betty M. Carlton This course is designed specifically for anyone who wants to write his/her own life story and needs guidance writing it. Each participant will be given handouts regularly as resource guides for[...]
Investments 3:00 pm
Investments @ Main Library, 2nd Floor Events Room
Mar 14 @ 3:00 pm – 4:30 pm
Instructor: Jeff Cedarholm In six entertaining 90-minute sessions, this course will take you from the early origins of wealth, through the basics of what are private and public investments, all the way to a review[...]
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Jewelry Making (Class 2) 9:30 am
Jewelry Making (Class 2) @ Bailey Cove Library
Mar 15 @ 9:30 am – 12:00 pm
Instructors: Diana Canada and Joy Anderson This class is for all crafter levels. Beginners will learn basic skills, and intermediates will pick up new techniques. Students with their own projects can discuss them in class. There will[...]
Sociological Trends 10:00 am
Sociological Trends @ Main Library, 2nd Floor Events Room
Mar 15 @ 10:00 am – 11:30 am
Instructor: Elizabeth M. Hall, PhD This course reviews three sociological trends in the U.S. – unmarried women, “accordion” families, and non-conformist thinkers. We will explore their impact on current and future American life. Recommended (but not required) materials or texts:[...]
Landscaping 1:00 pm
Landscaping @ Main Library, 2nd Floor Events Room
Mar 15 @ 1:00 pm – 2:30 pm
Instructor: Various We will learn the process of designing a landscape and creating own landscape design plans. Good landscaping enhances both your home property value and your quality of life. The instructors are 4 Master Gardeners with advanced[...]
11-Life Story 1:30 pm
11-Life Story @ Faith Presbyterian Church
Mar 15 @ 1:30 pm – 3:00 pm
Instructor: Betty M. Carlton This course is designed specifically for anyone who wants to write his/her own life story and needs guidance writing it. Each participant will be given handouts regularly as resource guides for[...]
Word® 2 1:30 pm
Word® 2 @ Main Library, Computer Training Center
Mar 15 @ 1:30 pm – 4:00 pm
Instructor: Library CTC Staff Learn to make lists, tables, styles, and insert graphics. Requires basic PC skills and Word® 1.
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Bones & Joints 9:30 am
Bones & Joints @ Main Library, 2nd Floor Events Room
Mar 16 @ 9:30 am – 11:00 am
Instructor: Dr. Louis G. Horn The Musculoskeletal System is Part Two in LearningQUEST’s Health Series. Dr. Horn will discuss bone and joint problems, specifically of seniors. There will be time for questions and discussion.
Early Huntsville 9:30 am
Early Huntsville @ Main Library, Auditorium
Mar 16 @ 9:30 am – 10:30 am
Instructor: Nancy Rohr This course highlights the early history of Huntsville, and at the same time, promotes the idea that old things can be seen as new ideas. Class participation is encouraged.
Hand and Foot 1:00 pm
Hand and Foot @ Main Library, A/B
Mar 16 @ 1:00 pm – 4:00 pm
Leader:  Marilyn Walker Beginners and experts are welcome to play the Hand and Foot variation of Canasta. Instructions and “cheat sheets” are provided upon request. For those who have played for a while, please share[...]
LQ Office Hours 1:00 pm
LQ Office Hours @ Main Library, 2nd Floor Reference Area
Mar 16 @ 1:00 pm – 4:00 pm
The office is located on the 2nd Floor, to the left of the Reference Desk in the alcove. Staff are available during open hours to provide forms, answer questions, and assist our membership as needed.
Russell Cave 1:00 pm
Russell Cave @ Main Libary, 2nd Floor Events Room
Mar 16 @ 1:00 pm – 4:00 pm
Leader: Jim Harlow Bridgeport is the location of two very notable commemorations in the history of northeast Alabama, Russell Cave and the Civil War battle of 1862, The Siege of Bridgeport. Enjoy a presentation by experts[...]
Spanish Masters 2 2:00 pm
Spanish Masters 2 @ Main Library, Auditorium
Mar 16 @ 2:00 pm – 3:30 pm
Instructor:  Debbie West Join us for a celebration of Modern Spanish artists. The featured artists are Gaudi, Picasso, Sorolla, Gris, Dali, and Botero, plus the Mexican painters Rivera and Kahlo. We know you will view[...]
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Friday Hiking 9:00 am
Friday Hiking @ Varies
Mar 17 @ 9:00 am
Leader: Barbara Roberts Explore a variety of local hiking trails with hiking leader Barbara Roberts. Enjoy leisure hikes, several on paved greenways that allow you time to enjoy the local flora and fauna. Meet LearningQUEST members[...]
Scientific Questing 9:30 am
Scientific Questing @ Main Library, 2nd Floor Events Room
Mar 17 @ 9:30 am – 12:00 pm
Leader: Glenn Nettleton This SIG is known as Computers, Cameras and Questing, and starts with several videos and images that will stir your imagination. A few of the newsletter technology topics are discussed; then we have an extended[...]
The Year 1917 9:30 am
The Year 1917 @ Main Library, Auditorium
Mar 17 @ 9:30 am – 11:00 am
Instructor: Shirley Mohler In 1917, times were changing, or were they? America became a world power; the first woman was elected to Congress; and the first birth control clinic opened. The U.S. also entered WWI, the “war[...]
Physics 2:00 pm
Physics @ Main Libary, 2nd Floor Events Room
Mar 17 @ 2:00 pm – 3:30 pm
Instructor:  Doreen Forsyth Physics is the fundamental science. It explains how the universe behaves at every scale, from the subatomic to the extragalactic. This session will cover light and optics, and relativity. This course includes[...]
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Monday Hiking 9:30 am
Monday Hiking @ Varies
Mar 20 @ 9:30 am
Leaders: Sue Campbell and Bruce Martin Explore a variety of local hiking trails with hike leaders Sue Campbell and Bruce Martin. Meet new and old LearningQUEST members for these enjoyable morning jaunts. Liability waivers are[...]
Great Conversations 10:00 am
Great Conversations @ St. Thomas Episcopal Church
Mar 20 @ 10:00 am – 11:30 am
Instructor: Marie Held The book Great Conversations 3 is an anthology of 15 classic and contemporary selections. This term, we will read selections based on the following themes: Arts and Artists, Domestic Life, Exercising Power,[...]
Int/Adv French 10:30 am
Int/Adv French
Mar 20 @ 10:30 am – 12:00 pm
Instructor: Denise Selah This course is for anyone with intermediate to advanced French reading abilities and an appropriate command of French grammar. The class will read and discuss (in French) three short stories by Prosper[...]
Mah Jongg 1:00 pm
Mah Jongg @ Main Library, A/B
Mar 20 @ 1:00 pm – 4:00 pm
Leader:  Roseann Riedl Mah Jongg players of all levels meet weekly to play. A beginning class is available upon request. For information, contact Roseann Riedl at rosan.riedl@hotmail.com.
American Art 2:00 pm
American Art @ Main Library, Auditorium
Mar 20 @ 2:00 pm – 3:00 pm
Instructor: Carolyn Faraci We will survey the great American sculpture, architecture, and decorative arts during 1850-1925. Special topics include the beginning of photography in America, and Art Nouveau and Art Deco.
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HSV Civil Rights 9:30 am
HSV Civil Rights @ Main Library, Auditorium
Mar 21 @ 9:30 am – 10:30 am
Instructor: William H. Hampton A noted historian, Mr. Hampton takes us to the Huntsville of the 1950’s and 1960’s. We learn about local citizens who led and supported the goals of the Civil Rights movement.[...]
LQ Office Hours 10:00 am
LQ Office Hours @ Main Library, 2nd Floor Reference Area
Mar 21 @ 10:00 am – 12:00 pm
The office is located on the 2nd Floor, to the left of the Reference Desk in the alcove. Staff are available during open hours to provide forms, answer questions, and assist our membership as needed.
6-Life Story 1:30 pm
6-Life Story @ Faith Presbyterian Church
Mar 21 @ 1:30 pm – 3:00 pm
Instructor: Betty M. Carlton This course is designed specifically for anyone who wants to write his/her own life story and needs guidance writing it. Each participant will be given handouts regularly as resource guides for[...]
Shaping Alabama 2:00 pm
Shaping Alabama @ Main Library, Auditorium
Mar 21 @ 2:00 pm – 3:00 pm
Instructor: David Robb This LearningQUEST program, honoring the Alabama Territorial Bicentennial, is an introduction to the year-long event. How did Alabama get its distinctive shape? What are the historic origins of the various segments of[...]
Board Meeting 2:30 pm
Board Meeting @ Main Library, 2nd Floor Events Room
Mar 21 @ 2:30 pm – 4:30 pm
 
Investments 3:00 pm
Investments @ Main Library, 2nd Floor Events Room
Mar 21 @ 3:00 pm – 4:30 pm
Instructor: Jeff Cedarholm In six entertaining 90-minute sessions, this course will take you from the early origins of wealth, through the basics of what are private and public investments, all the way to a review[...]
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Jewelry Making (Class 2) 9:30 am
Jewelry Making (Class 2) @ Bailey Cove Library
Mar 22 @ 9:30 am – 12:00 pm
Instructors: Diana Canada and Joy Anderson This class is for all crafter levels. Beginners will learn basic skills, and intermediates will pick up new techniques. Students with their own projects can discuss them in class. There will[...]
Sociological Trends 10:00 am
Sociological Trends @ Main Library, 2nd Floor Events Room
Mar 22 @ 10:00 am – 11:30 am
Instructor: Elizabeth M. Hall, PhD This course reviews three sociological trends in the U.S. – unmarried women, “accordion” families, and non-conformist thinkers. We will explore their impact on current and future American life. Recommended (but not required) materials or texts:[...]
Landscaping 1:00 pm
Landscaping @ Main Library, 2nd Floor Events Room
Mar 22 @ 1:00 pm – 2:30 pm
Instructor: Various We will learn the process of designing a landscape and creating own landscape design plans. Good landscaping enhances both your home property value and your quality of life. The instructors are 4 Master Gardeners with advanced[...]
11-Life Story 1:30 pm
11-Life Story @ Faith Presbyterian Church
Mar 22 @ 1:30 pm – 3:00 pm
Instructor: Betty M. Carlton This course is designed specifically for anyone who wants to write his/her own life story and needs guidance writing it. Each participant will be given handouts regularly as resource guides for[...]
Excel® 1 1:30 pm
Excel® 1 @ Main Library, Computer Training Center
Mar 22 @ 1:30 pm – 4:00 pm
Instructor: Library CTC Staff Learn menus, functions and definitions; work with spreadsheets, insert and import data, create databases that can calculate and sort. Requires Word®.
Chinese Music 2:00 pm
Chinese Music @ Main Library, Auditorium
Mar 22 @ 2:00 pm – 3:30 pm
Instructor: Various China’s traditional musical instruments have enriched the extraordinary Chinese history and culture. We will explore their place in history and enjoy their intricate, sometimes mysterious sound.
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Italian II 9:30 am
Italian II @ Main Libary, 2nd Floor Events Room
Mar 23 @ 9:30 am – 11:30 am
Instructor: Adelaide de Almeida A continuation of the Fall class, although beginning students are welcome. There will be opportunities to review the Fall material and proceed to the Spring offering.
Jewelry Making 9:30 am
Jewelry Making @ Bailey Cove Library
Mar 23 @ 9:30 am – 12:00 pm
Instructors: Diana Canada and Joy Anderson This class is for all crafter levels. Beginners will learn basic skills, and intermediates will pick up new techniques. Students with their own projects can discuss them in class. There will[...]
Veterans Museum 9:30 am
Veterans Museum @ Veterans Memorial Museum
Mar 23 @ 9:30 am – 11:30 am
Leader: John Ofenloch Enjoy a tour through the history of war at our own Veterans Museum. Thousands of artifacts from the history of war are displayed including jeeps, tanks, uniforms, and so much more. We[...]
Hand and Foot 1:00 pm
Hand and Foot @ Main Library, A/B
Mar 23 @ 1:00 pm – 4:00 pm
Leader:  Marilyn Walker Beginners and experts are welcome to play the Hand and Foot variation of Canasta. Instructions and “cheat sheets” are provided upon request. For those who have played for a while, please share[...]
LQ Office Hours 1:00 pm
LQ Office Hours @ Main Library, 2nd Floor Reference Area
Mar 23 @ 1:00 pm – 4:00 pm
The office is located on the 2nd Floor, to the left of the Reference Desk in the alcove. Staff are available during open hours to provide forms, answer questions, and assist our membership as needed.
Moderate’s Manifesto 1:30 pm
Moderate’s Manifesto @ Main Library, 2nd Floor Events Room
Mar 23 @ 1:30 pm – 3:30 pm
Instructor: Mike Self, EdD Join us for another of Dr. Mike Self’s Moderate’s Manifesto classes. This is a contemporary issues class which is based on the free flow of opinions and information in a peaceful[...]
Spanish Masters 2 2:00 pm
Spanish Masters 2 @ Main Library, Auditorium
Mar 23 @ 2:00 pm – 3:30 pm
Instructor:  Debbie West Join us for a celebration of Modern Spanish artists. The featured artists are Gaudi, Picasso, Sorolla, Gris, Dali, and Botero, plus the Mexican painters Rivera and Kahlo. We know you will view[...]
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Friday Hiking 9:00 am
Friday Hiking @ Varies
Mar 24 @ 9:00 am
Leader: Barbara Roberts Explore a variety of local hiking trails with hiking leader Barbara Roberts. Enjoy leisure hikes, several on paved greenways that allow you time to enjoy the local flora and fauna. Meet LearningQUEST members[...]
The Year 1917 9:30 am
The Year 1917 @ Main Library, Auditorium
Mar 24 @ 9:30 am – 11:00 am
Instructor: Shirley Mohler In 1917, times were changing, or were they? America became a world power; the first woman was elected to Congress; and the first birth control clinic opened. The U.S. also entered WWI, the “war[...]
Adv Genealogy 10:00 am
Adv Genealogy @ Main Library, 2nd Floor Events Room
Mar 24 @ 10:00 am – 11:30 am
Instructor: Marie Held This class consists of four 1-hour videos from Ancestry Academy, followed by class discussions: Seek and Ye Shall Find: Become an Ancestry Search Expert Timelines: Put Your Ancestors Into Historical Perspective Expand and Support Your[...]
Intro Astronomy 2:00 pm
Intro Astronomy @ Main Library, 2nd Floor Events Room
Mar 24 @ 2:00 pm – 3:30 pm
Instructor: Doreen Forsyth We will talk about cosmology and objects in deep space which have strange behaviors, such as wormholes, galaxies, dark matter, gamma ray bursts, and quasars. Videos are from the series Astronomy  Part IV, part of the[...]
Under the Stars 7:00 pm
Under the Stars @ Von Braun Planetarium and Observatory
Mar 24 @ 7:00 pm
Leader: Linda Fletcher This is an opportunity to visit the Von Braun Planetarium and Observatory with Doreen Forsythe as our Instructor. The date for the visit will be four days after the spring equinox of[...]
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Russell Cave 8:00 am
Russell Cave @ Bridgeport AL
Mar 25 @ 8:00 am – 6:00 pm
Leader:  Jim Harlow Bridgeport is the location of two very notable commemorations in the history of northeast Alabama, Russell Cave and the Civil War battle of 1862, The Siege of Bridgeport. On Saturday, March 25, we[...]
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Bunco 9:30 am
Bunco @ Main Library, A/B
Mar 27 @ 9:30 am – 12:00 pm
Leader: Joy Anderson Bunco is a social dice game played in teams of 4, involving 100% luck and very little skill (there are few decisions to be made). The rules are simple and can be learned in 5 minutes or less. Beginners[...]
Monday Hiking 9:30 am
Monday Hiking @ Varies
Mar 27 @ 9:30 am
Leaders: Sue Campbell and Bruce Martin Explore a variety of local hiking trails with hike leaders Sue Campbell and Bruce Martin. Meet new and old LearningQUEST members for these enjoyable morning jaunts. Liability waivers are[...]
Great Conversations 10:00 am
Great Conversations @ St. Thomas Episcopal Church
Mar 27 @ 10:00 am – 11:30 am
Instructor: Marie Held The book Great Conversations 3 is an anthology of 15 classic and contemporary selections. This term, we will read selections based on the following themes: Arts and Artists, Domestic Life, Exercising Power,[...]
Int/Adv French 10:30 am
Int/Adv French
Mar 27 @ 10:30 am – 12:00 pm
Instructor: Denise Selah This course is for anyone with intermediate to advanced French reading abilities and an appropriate command of French grammar. The class will read and discuss (in French) three short stories by Prosper[...]
Mah Jongg 1:00 pm
Mah Jongg @ Main Library, A/B
Mar 27 @ 1:00 pm – 4:00 pm
Leader:  Roseann Riedl Mah Jongg players of all levels meet weekly to play. A beginning class is available upon request. For information, contact Roseann Riedl at rosan.riedl@hotmail.com.
American Art 2:00 pm
American Art @ Main Library, Auditorium
Mar 27 @ 2:00 pm – 3:00 pm
Instructor: Carolyn Faraci We will survey the great American sculpture, architecture, and decorative arts during 1850-1925. Special topics include the beginning of photography in America, and Art Nouveau and Art Deco.
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HSV Civil Rights 9:30 am
HSV Civil Rights @ Main Library, Auditorium
Mar 28 @ 9:30 am – 10:30 am
Instructor: William H. Hampton A noted historian, Mr. Hampton takes us to the Huntsville of the 1950’s and 1960’s. We learn about local citizens who led and supported the goals of the Civil Rights movement.[...]
LQ Office Hours 10:00 am
LQ Office Hours @ Main Library, 2nd Floor Reference Area
Mar 28 @ 10:00 am – 12:00 pm
The office is located on the 2nd Floor, to the left of the Reference Desk in the alcove. Staff are available during open hours to provide forms, answer questions, and assist our membership as needed.
6-Life Story 1:30 pm
6-Life Story @ Faith Presbyterian Church
Mar 28 @ 1:30 pm – 3:00 pm
Instructor: Betty M. Carlton This course is designed specifically for anyone who wants to write his/her own life story and needs guidance writing it. Each participant will be given handouts regularly as resource guides for[...]
PDC Meeting 1:30 pm
PDC Meeting @ Main Library, A/B
Mar 28 @ 1:30 pm – 3:30 pm
 
Int’l Dining 5:00 pm
Int’l Dining @ Various
Mar 28 @ 5:00 pm – 8:00 pm
Instructor: Jane Wodtke Join other LearningQUEST members once a month for an international dining out experience. One Tuesday evening each month the group will eat and critique Thai, Cajun, Italian, German, and Mexican cuisine in[...]
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Sociological Trends 10:00 am
Sociological Trends @ Main Library, 2nd Floor Events Room
Mar 29 @ 10:00 am – 11:30 am
Instructor: Elizabeth M. Hall, PhD This course reviews three sociological trends in the U.S. – unmarried women, “accordion” families, and non-conformist thinkers. We will explore their impact on current and future American life. Recommended (but not required) materials or texts:[...]
Landscaping 1:00 pm
Landscaping @ Main Library, 2nd Floor Events Room
Mar 29 @ 1:00 pm – 2:30 pm
Instructor: Various We will learn the process of designing a landscape and creating own landscape design plans. Good landscaping enhances both your home property value and your quality of life. The instructors are 4 Master Gardeners with advanced[...]
11-Life Story 1:30 pm
11-Life Story @ Faith Presbyterian Church
Mar 29 @ 1:30 pm – 3:00 pm
Instructor: Betty M. Carlton This course is designed specifically for anyone who wants to write his/her own life story and needs guidance writing it. Each participant will be given handouts regularly as resource guides for[...]
Excel® 2 1:30 pm
Excel® 2 @ Main Library, Computer Training Center
Mar 29 @ 1:30 pm – 4:00 pm
Instructor: Library CTC Staff Excel® 2 covers formatting, freezing, formulas, and functions. You should already have completed Word® and mastered the skills in Excel® 1.
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Italian II 9:30 am
Italian II @ Main Libary, 2nd Floor Events Room
Mar 30 @ 9:30 am – 11:30 am
Instructor: Adelaide de Almeida A continuation of the Fall class, although beginning students are welcome. There will be opportunities to review the Fall material and proceed to the Spring offering.
Hand and Foot 1:00 pm
Hand and Foot @ Main Library, A/B
Mar 30 @ 1:00 pm – 4:00 pm
Leader:  Marilyn Walker Beginners and experts are welcome to play the Hand and Foot variation of Canasta. Instructions and “cheat sheets” are provided upon request. For those who have played for a while, please share[...]
LQ Office Hours 1:00 pm
LQ Office Hours @ Main Library, 2nd Floor Reference Area
Mar 30 @ 1:00 pm – 4:00 pm
The office is located on the 2nd Floor, to the left of the Reference Desk in the alcove. Staff are available during open hours to provide forms, answer questions, and assist our membership as needed.
Spanish Masters 2 2:00 pm
Spanish Masters 2 @ Main Library, Auditorium
Mar 30 @ 2:00 pm – 3:30 pm
Instructor:  Debbie West Join us for a celebration of Modern Spanish artists. The featured artists are Gaudi, Picasso, Sorolla, Gris, Dali, and Botero, plus the Mexican painters Rivera and Kahlo. We know you will view[...]
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Friday Hiking 9:00 am
Friday Hiking @ Varies
Mar 31 @ 9:00 am
Leader: Barbara Roberts Explore a variety of local hiking trails with hiking leader Barbara Roberts. Enjoy leisure hikes, several on paved greenways that allow you time to enjoy the local flora and fauna. Meet LearningQUEST members[...]
Jewelry Making (Class 2) 9:30 am
Jewelry Making (Class 2) @ Bailey Cove Library
Mar 31 @ 9:30 am – 12:00 pm
Instructors: Diana Canada and Joy Anderson This class is for all crafter levels. Beginners will learn basic skills, and intermediates will pick up new techniques. Students with their own projects can discuss them in class. There will[...]
The Year 1917 9:30 am
The Year 1917 @ Main Library, Auditorium
Mar 31 @ 9:30 am – 11:00 am
Instructor: Shirley Mohler In 1917, times were changing, or were they? America became a world power; the first woman was elected to Congress; and the first birth control clinic opened. The U.S. also entered WWI, the “war[...]
Adv Genealogy 10:00 am
Adv Genealogy @ Main Library, 2nd Floor Events Room
Mar 31 @ 10:00 am – 11:30 am
Instructor: Marie Held This class consists of four 1-hour videos from Ancestry Academy, followed by class discussions: Seek and Ye Shall Find: Become an Ancestry Search Expert Timelines: Put Your Ancestors Into Historical Perspective Expand and Support Your[...]
Mark Twain 1:00 pm
Mark Twain @ Main Library, Auditorium
Mar 31 @ 1:00 pm – 2:15 pm
Instructor: Donna Estill Mark Twain was a man before his time. We will explore some of his lesser-known works and short stories, and look at a few more familiar ones with an unfamiliar angle. Required/recommended materials or[...]
Intro Astronomy 2:00 pm
Intro Astronomy @ Main Library, 2nd Floor Events Room
Mar 31 @ 2:00 pm – 3:30 pm
Instructor: Doreen Forsyth We will talk about cosmology and objects in deep space which have strange behaviors, such as wormholes, galaxies, dark matter, gamma ray bursts, and quasars. Videos are from the series Astronomy  Part IV, part of the[...]