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Friday Hiking 9:00 am
Friday Hiking @ Varies
Mar 1 @ 9:00 am
Leader: Barbara L. Roberts Explore a variety of local hiking trails with hiking leader Barbara Roberts. Enjoy leisure hikes, several on paved greenways, that allow time to enjoy the local flora and fauna. Meet LearningQUEST members[...]
Prog. Christianity 9:30 am
Prog. Christianity @ Valley Methodist Church
Mar 1 @ 9:30 am – 11:30 am
Instructor: Glenn Nettleton Progressive Christianity is defined on progressivechristianity.org/the-8-points/. The group discusses Bishop Spong’s newsletters and other aspects of Christianity. For directions or additional information, contact Glenn Nettleton at glennet@knology.net.
Read to Me 9:30 am
Read to Me @ Downtown Library, 2nd Floor Events Room
Mar 1 @ 9:30 am – 11:00 am
Instructor: Anna Blair This course presents story time for young-at-heart grownups and will celebrate 200 years of Alabama writers, including a few of the most widely known, plus a host of hidden treasures. Members will[...]
VPs Who Became Pres. 11:00 am
VPs Who Became Pres. @ Downtown Library Auditorium
Mar 1 @ 11:00 am – 12:30 pm
Instructor: Guy W. Collins This course presents unexpected political transitions and their consequences. Feb. 1: John Tyler ,1841, after William Henry Harrison’s death; Millard Fillmore,1849, after Zachary Taylor’s death; Feb. 15: Andrew Johnson, 1865, after[...]
Fascinating Animals 1:00 pm
Fascinating Animals @ 2FL
Mar 1 @ 1:00 pm – 2:30 pm
Leader: Susan Bakken This DVD series from The Great Courses, in conjunction with the Smithsonian’s National Zoo and Conservation Biology Institute, will take you behind the scenes of the animal world, up close and personal,[...]
Friday Film Fest 2:00 pm
Friday Film Fest @ Downtown Library Auditorium
Mar 1 @ 2:00 pm – 4:30 pm
Instructor: Jennifer Garlen This term, our film series celebrates horror icon Vincent Price in roles from four decades of his long and varied career. We’ll start with Tower of London (1939), a lurid retelling of[...]
Go With the Flow 2:30 pm
Go With the Flow @ Downtown Library, A/B
Mar 1 @ 2:30 pm – 4:00 pm
Leader: Lori Connors Go with the flow! Pour painting has become very popular over the last few years. In this class, members will create poured paintings on canvas, using a variety of acrylics combined with flow[...]
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UkeQUESTors Jam 2:00 pm
UkeQUESTors Jam @ Downtown Library, 2nd Floor Events Room
Mar 3 @ 2:00 pm – 3:00 pm
Instructor: Keith Fukumitsu As a follow-up to the LearningQUEST Beginner Ukulele Class, the special interest group will be an opportunity for ukulele players of all levels to meet to refine and expand their skills, to “jam”[...]
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Monday Hiking 9:30 am
Monday Hiking @ Varies
Mar 4 @ 9:30 am
Leaders: Bruce Martin, and Jeannie Mackay Explore a variety of local hiking trails with hiking leaders Sue Campbell, Bruce Martin, and Jeannie Mackay. Hikes are generally four to five miles in length and vary in[...]
Mah Jongg 1:00 pm
Mah Jongg @ Downtown Library, A/B
Mar 4 @ 1:00 pm – 4:00 pm
Instructor: Janet Tedrow Mah Jongg players of all levels meet weekly on Mondays to play. Beginning class is available upon request. For information, contact Janet Tedrow at wftedrow@aol.com.
Armchair Traveler 2:00 pm
Armchair Traveler @ Downtown Library Auditorium
Mar 4 @ 2:00 pm – 3:30 pm
Instructor: Herb Lewis Mar. 4: Birding South Africa. Herb will share beautiful photos of South African birds and a commentary on experiences during a three-week journey to South Africa in Fall, 2017 (Africa’s Spring season).[...]
Draw For Fun 2:30 pm
Draw For Fun @ 2FL
Mar 4 @ 2:30 pm – 4:00 pm
Instructor: Lori Connors Members will learn the basics of line, shadow, color, and contrast. Seasoned sketchers can use this time to draw, undisturbed by the various outside demands and distractions that often keep adults from[...]
Great Conversations 3:00 pm
Great Conversations @ St. Thomas Episcopal Church
Mar 4 @ 3:00 pm – 4:30 pm
Instructor: Marie Held Great Conversations is a literacy discussion group. We read one selection each week and discuss the author, the time period in which the piece was written, and relevance in today’s world. Since[...]
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Photography-Part II 9:30 am
Photography-Part II @ Downtown Library, 2nd Floor Events Room
Mar 5 @ 9:30 am – 11:00 am
Instructor: Tom Bryant Welcome to the second half of this class in the Spring term. (Attendance at the first half of the course is not a requirement.) Valuable for both experienced photographers and those interested[...]
You Be The Judge 9:30 am
You Be The Judge @ AUD
Mar 5 @ 9:30 am – 10:30 am
Instructor: Tom Borcher Court is back in session! In this court, you are not the audience – you are the jury. You hear the facts from real cases, discuss the issues, and reach your own[...]
Archery 101 10:00 am
Archery 101 @ Custom Archery Center
Mar 5 @ 10:00 am – 11:00 am
Instructor: Laddy Ratliff Have you ever wondered how it would feel to play Errol Flynn as Robin Hood? Or Orlando Bloom as Legolas? Or even wondered how William Tell felt shooting apples? Here’s your chance[...]
10-Writing Life Story 1:30 pm
10-Writing Life Story @ Faith Presbyterian Church
Mar 5 @ 1:30 pm – 3:00 pm
Instructor: Betty Carlton This course is designed specifically for anyone who wants to write a life story and needs guidance or directions for writing it. Each participant will be given numerous handouts regularly as resource[...]
Wildflowers of North Alabama 1:30 pm
Wildflowers of North Alabama @ 2FL, AUD
Mar 5 @ 1:30 pm – 3:00 pm
Leader: Various North Alabama offers a wide variety of wildflowers throughout the year. Local experts will identify and discuss various species. Mar. 5: George Hanna will present where to find wildflowers in North Alabama, including[...]
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Mind Mapping 101 10:00 am
Mind Mapping 101 @ Downtown Library, 2nd Floor Events Room
Mar 6 @ 10:00 am – 12:00 pm
Instructor: Cindi Branham You’ve spent a lifetime gathering mental images and making associations; why not utilize that ability? Mind Mapping is a natural approach to organizing information or tasks, creating plans, and brainstorming. A mind map[...]
13-Writing Life Story 1:30 pm
13-Writing Life Story @ Faith Presbyterian Church
Mar 6 @ 1:30 pm – 3:00 pm
Instructor: Betty Carlton This course is designed specifically for anyone who wants to write a life story and needs guidance or directions for writing it. Each participant will be given numerous handouts regularly as resource[...]
Book Review 2:00 pm
Book Review @ Downtown Library, 2nd Floor Events Room
Mar 6 @ 2:00 pm – 3:30 pm
Presenter/Author: John W. Davis Mar. 6: Around the Corner by John W. Davis. Author John Davis served his country during the Cold War, a period of great uncertainty about the future of world powers. How[...]
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Our Quirky South 9:30 am
Our Quirky South @ AUD
Mar 7 @ 9:30 am – 11:00 am
Leaders: Kathy Kazak and Will Elliott Kelly Kazek and Wil Elrick will give two presentations on the Quirky South. This husband-and-wife team travels the backroads of the South, seeking out odd roadside attractions and amusing[...]
French – Part II 11:00 am
French – Part II @ Downtown Library, 2nd Floor Events Room
Mar 7 @ 11:00 am – 12:30 pm
Instructor: Bernard Verdier French for Travel, Part II, offers an enjoyable environment for those who have studied French previously or are totally new to the language. We want to continue developing a basic working knowledge[...]
34-Handcrafted Greeting Cards 1:00 pm
34-Handcrafted Greeting Cards @ BCL
Mar 7 @ 1:00 pm – 2:30 pm
Instructor: Carol Edwards This course offers a fun-filled time learning about the art of handcrafted greeting cards. Stamping is an art form that gives “instant gratification” as each participant always walks away with a handcrafted,[...]
Hand & Foot 1:00 pm
Hand & Foot @ Downtown Library, A/B
Mar 7 @ 1:00 pm – 4:00 pm
Instructor: Janis Warman Everyone, beginner to expert, is welcome to play the Hand and Foot variation of Canasta. Instruction and “cheat sheets” provided upon request. For those who have played for awhile, please share your[...]
Sand Co. Almanac 1:00 pm
Sand Co. Almanac @ Downtown Library, 2nd Floor Events Room
Mar 7 @ 1:00 pm – 2:30 pm
Instructor: Stephen B. Jones, PhD Aldo Leopold, America’s premier mid-twentieth century conservation philosopher and practitioner, published his “classic statement of the joy and beauty found in a style of life that protects the environment,” A Sand[...]
Art – Part 2 1:30 pm
Art – Part 2 @ Downtown Library Auditorium
Mar 7 @ 1:30 pm – 3:00 pm
Instructor: Debbie Dempsey West The course explores important movements and art trends in the United States and profiles this country’s most successful artists. Some presentations are PowerPoints designed by Debbie West; some are films and[...]
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Friday Hiking 9:00 am
Friday Hiking @ Varies
Mar 8 @ 9:00 am
Leader: Barbara L. Roberts Explore a variety of local hiking trails with hiking leader Barbara Roberts. Enjoy leisure hikes, several on paved greenways, that allow time to enjoy the local flora and fauna. Meet LearningQUEST members[...]
Read to Me 9:30 am
Read to Me @ Downtown Library, 2nd Floor Events Room
Mar 8 @ 9:30 am – 11:00 am
Instructor: Anna Blair This course presents story time for young-at-heart grownups and will celebrate 200 years of Alabama writers, including a few of the most widely known, plus a host of hidden treasures. Members will[...]
VPs Who Became Pres. 11:00 am
VPs Who Became Pres. @ Downtown Library Auditorium
Mar 8 @ 11:00 am – 12:30 pm
Instructor: Guy W. Collins This course presents unexpected political transitions and their consequences. Feb. 1: John Tyler ,1841, after William Henry Harrison’s death; Millard Fillmore,1849, after Zachary Taylor’s death; Feb. 15: Andrew Johnson, 1865, after[...]
Fascinating Animals 1:00 pm
Fascinating Animals @ 2FL
Mar 8 @ 1:00 pm – 2:30 pm
Leader: Susan Bakken This DVD series from The Great Courses, in conjunction with the Smithsonian’s National Zoo and Conservation Biology Institute, will take you behind the scenes of the animal world, up close and personal,[...]
Go With the Flow 2:30 pm
Go With the Flow @ Downtown Library, A/B
Mar 8 @ 2:30 pm – 4:00 pm
Leader: Lori Connors Go with the flow! Pour painting has become very popular over the last few years. In this class, members will create poured paintings on canvas, using a variety of acrylics combined with flow[...]
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UkeQUESTors Jam 2:00 pm
UkeQUESTors Jam @ Downtown Library, 2nd Floor Events Room
Mar 10 @ 2:00 pm – 3:00 pm
Instructor: Keith Fukumitsu As a follow-up to the LearningQUEST Beginner Ukulele Class, the special interest group will be an opportunity for ukulele players of all levels to meet to refine and expand their skills, to “jam”[...]
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Monday Hiking 9:30 am
Monday Hiking @ Varies
Mar 11 @ 9:30 am
Leaders: Bruce Martin, and Jeannie Mackay Explore a variety of local hiking trails with hiking leaders Sue Campbell, Bruce Martin, and Jeannie Mackay. Hikes are generally four to five miles in length and vary in[...]
Mah Jongg 1:00 pm
Mah Jongg @ Downtown Library, A/B
Mar 11 @ 1:00 pm – 4:00 pm
Instructor: Janet Tedrow Mah Jongg players of all levels meet weekly on Mondays to play. Beginning class is available upon request. For information, contact Janet Tedrow at wftedrow@aol.com.
Draw For Fun 2:30 pm
Draw For Fun @ 2FL
Mar 11 @ 2:30 pm – 4:00 pm
Instructor: Lori Connors Members will learn the basics of line, shadow, color, and contrast. Seasoned sketchers can use this time to draw, undisturbed by the various outside demands and distractions that often keep adults from[...]
Numismatics 2:30 pm
Numismatics @ AUD
Mar 11 @ 2:30 pm – 4:30 pm
Leaders: Kurt Springfield and Bob Jaques This course provides the basics of numismatics, the study or collection of currency, including coins, tokens, paper money, and related objects. Based upon our experience in coin club membership, we[...]
Great Conversations 3:00 pm
Great Conversations @ St. Thomas Episcopal Church
Mar 11 @ 3:00 pm – 4:30 pm
Instructor: Marie Held Great Conversations is a literacy discussion group. We read one selection each week and discuss the author, the time period in which the piece was written, and relevance in today’s world. Since[...]
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Photography-Part II 9:30 am
Photography-Part II @ Downtown Library, 2nd Floor Events Room
Mar 12 @ 9:30 am – 11:00 am
Instructor: Tom Bryant Welcome to the second half of this class in the Spring term. (Attendance at the first half of the course is not a requirement.) Valuable for both experienced photographers and those interested[...]
10-Writing Life Story 1:30 pm
10-Writing Life Story @ Faith Presbyterian Church
Mar 12 @ 1:30 pm – 3:00 pm
Instructor: Betty Carlton This course is designed specifically for anyone who wants to write a life story and needs guidance or directions for writing it. Each participant will be given numerous handouts regularly as resource[...]
From Mozart to Improvisation 2:00 pm
From Mozart to Improvisation @ TUMC
Mar 12 @ 2:00 pm – 3:30 pm
Leader: Christopher-Joel Carter During this program, attendees will learn about and be exposed to a wide range of historic (Mozart-type) music on both the organ and piano as the entertaining and knowledgeable presenter shares his vast[...]
Dining Out 5:00 pm
Dining Out @ Various
Mar 12 @ 5:00 pm – 8:00 pm
Join us monthly for an international dining experience. Starting in February, we will eat and critique Italian, Vietnamese, Greek, Indian, and Thai cuisine in and around the Huntsville area. Our rating of these restaurants will[...]
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Come Sing Along 11:00 am
Come Sing Along @ St. Mark's Lutheran Church
Mar 13 @ 11:00 am – 12:00 pm
Instructor: Annette Shingler Join in, friends, as we make a joyful noise together in four one-hour sessions. Chase away the blues with a “sing along” of familiar show tunes and classic popular songs. Printed words[...]
13-Writing Life Story 1:30 pm
13-Writing Life Story @ Faith Presbyterian Church
Mar 13 @ 1:30 pm – 3:00 pm
Instructor: Betty Carlton This course is designed specifically for anyone who wants to write a life story and needs guidance or directions for writing it. Each participant will be given numerous handouts regularly as resource[...]
Wildflowers of North Alabama 1:30 pm
Wildflowers of North Alabama @ 2FL, AUD
Mar 13 @ 1:30 pm – 3:00 pm
Leader: Various North Alabama offers a wide variety of wildflowers throughout the year. Local experts will identify and discuss various species. Mar. 5: George Hanna will present where to find wildflowers in North Alabama, including[...]
Written Expression 1:30 pm
Written Expression @ Downtown Library, 2FL
Mar 13 @ 1:30 pm – 2:30 pm
Leader: Mathias Freese This workshop offers formal instruction and concrete strategies to assist participants in writing with care and facility. Class members will develop their creative side in written expression through self-clarification and awareness exercises[...]
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Our Quirky South 9:30 am
Our Quirky South @ AUD
Mar 14 @ 9:30 am – 11:00 am
Leaders: Kathy Kazak and Will Elliott Kelly Kazek and Wil Elrick will give two presentations on the Quirky South. This husband-and-wife team travels the backroads of the South, seeking out odd roadside attractions and amusing[...]
34-Handcrafted Greeting Cards 1:00 pm
34-Handcrafted Greeting Cards @ BCL
Mar 14 @ 1:00 pm – 2:30 pm
Instructor: Carol Edwards This course offers a fun-filled time learning about the art of handcrafted greeting cards. Stamping is an art form that gives “instant gratification” as each participant always walks away with a handcrafted,[...]
Hand & Foot 1:00 pm
Hand & Foot @ Downtown Library, A/B
Mar 14 @ 1:00 pm – 4:00 pm
Instructor: Janis Warman Everyone, beginner to expert, is welcome to play the Hand and Foot variation of Canasta. Instruction and “cheat sheets” provided upon request. For those who have played for awhile, please share your[...]
Secret Garden Topiary 1:00 pm
Secret Garden Topiary @ Downtown Library, 2FL
Mar 14 @ 1:00 pm – 3:00 pm
Leader: Jerry Williamson Join Jerry Williamson of Bishop’s Flowers as he explains how to create a beautiful Secret Garden Topiary. Jerry will demonstrate how to use a variety of textures and fields of depth to[...]
Art – Part 2 1:30 pm
Art – Part 2 @ Downtown Library Auditorium
Mar 14 @ 1:30 pm – 3:00 pm
Instructor: Debbie Dempsey West The course explores important movements and art trends in the United States and profiles this country’s most successful artists. Some presentations are PowerPoints designed by Debbie West; some are films and[...]
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Friday Hiking 9:00 am
Friday Hiking @ Varies
Mar 15 @ 9:00 am
Leader: Barbara L. Roberts Explore a variety of local hiking trails with hiking leader Barbara Roberts. Enjoy leisure hikes, several on paved greenways, that allow time to enjoy the local flora and fauna. Meet LearningQUEST members[...]
VPs Who Became Pres. 11:00 am
VPs Who Became Pres. @ Downtown Library Auditorium
Mar 15 @ 11:00 am – 12:30 pm
Instructor: Guy W. Collins This course presents unexpected political transitions and their consequences. Feb. 1: John Tyler ,1841, after William Henry Harrison’s death; Millard Fillmore,1849, after Zachary Taylor’s death; Feb. 15: Andrew Johnson, 1865, after[...]
Fascinating Animals 1:00 pm
Fascinating Animals @ 2FL
Mar 15 @ 1:00 pm – 2:30 pm
Leader: Susan Bakken This DVD series from The Great Courses, in conjunction with the Smithsonian’s National Zoo and Conservation Biology Institute, will take you behind the scenes of the animal world, up close and personal,[...]
Computers, Cameras, and Questing 9:30 pm
Computers, Cameras, and Questing @ Downtown Library, 2nd Floor Events Room
Mar 15 @ 9:30 pm – 9:45 pm
Course Leader: Glenn Nettleton This SIG 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 group Q & A[...]
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Muscle Shoals Music 2:00 pm
Muscle Shoals Music @ AUD
Mar 17 @ 2:00 pm – 3:00 pm
Leader: Bob Labbe This course offers a look at the history of the music recorded in Muscle Shoals, Alabama, and the impact these recordings had on the music industry, especially during the 1960s and early[...]
UkeQUESTors Jam 2:00 pm
UkeQUESTors Jam @ Downtown Library, 2nd Floor Events Room
Mar 17 @ 2:00 pm – 3:00 pm
Instructor: Keith Fukumitsu As a follow-up to the LearningQUEST Beginner Ukulele Class, the special interest group will be an opportunity for ukulele players of all levels to meet to refine and expand their skills, to “jam”[...]
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Monday Hiking 9:30 am
Monday Hiking @ Varies
Mar 18 @ 9:30 am
Leaders: Bruce Martin, and Jeannie Mackay Explore a variety of local hiking trails with hiking leaders Sue Campbell, Bruce Martin, and Jeannie Mackay. Hikes are generally four to five miles in length and vary in[...]
Prescription Drug Abuse 10:00 am
Prescription Drug Abuse @ AUD
Mar 18 @ 10:00 am – 11:00 am
Instructor: Karren Crowson and Teresa Taylor-Duncan This presentation by a local, retired pharmacist, describes how our nation’s opioid epidemic began with prescription abuse and how it has evolved into what it is today. She will[...]
Mah Jongg 1:00 pm
Mah Jongg @ Downtown Library, A/B
Mar 18 @ 1:00 pm – 4:00 pm
Instructor: Janet Tedrow Mah Jongg players of all levels meet weekly on Mondays to play. Beginning class is available upon request. For information, contact Janet Tedrow at wftedrow@aol.com.
Draw For Fun 2:30 pm
Draw For Fun @ 2FL
Mar 18 @ 2:30 pm – 4:00 pm
Instructor: Lori Connors Members will learn the basics of line, shadow, color, and contrast. Seasoned sketchers can use this time to draw, undisturbed by the various outside demands and distractions that often keep adults from[...]
Numismatics 2:30 pm
Numismatics @ AUD
Mar 18 @ 2:30 pm – 4:30 pm
Leaders: Kurt Springfield and Bob Jaques This course provides the basics of numismatics, the study or collection of currency, including coins, tokens, paper money, and related objects. Based upon our experience in coin club membership, we[...]
Great Conversations 3:00 pm
Great Conversations @ St. Thomas Episcopal Church
Mar 18 @ 3:00 pm – 4:30 pm
Instructor: Marie Held Great Conversations is a literacy discussion group. We read one selection each week and discuss the author, the time period in which the piece was written, and relevance in today’s world. Since[...]
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Alabama Local Government 10:00 am
Alabama Local Government @ 2FL
Mar 19 @ 10:00 am – 11:30 am
Leader: Arthur S. “Sandy” Kirkindall This program presents an overview of the Alabama Constitution and how it affects local governments. It highlights the differences between county and city governments and their respective limitations and areas[...]
Huntsville Memories 10:00 am
Huntsville Memories @ AUD
Mar 19 @ 10:00 am – 11:00 am
Instructor: Cathey Carney Learn how the the local Old Huntsville Magazine began, why Tom and Cathey Carney chose to create Old Huntsville, how the magazine has progressed, and some events along the way. Hear about how YOU[...]
Board Meeting 1:00 pm
Board Meeting @ Downtown Library
Mar 19 @ 1:00 pm – 2:00 pm
 
10-Writing Life Story 1:30 pm
10-Writing Life Story @ Faith Presbyterian Church
Mar 19 @ 1:30 pm – 3:00 pm
Instructor: Betty Carlton This course is designed specifically for anyone who wants to write a life story and needs guidance or directions for writing it. Each participant will be given numerous handouts regularly as resource[...]
Wildflowers of North Alabama 1:30 pm
Wildflowers of North Alabama @ 2FL, AUD
Mar 19 @ 1:30 pm – 3:00 pm
Leader: Various North Alabama offers a wide variety of wildflowers throughout the year. Local experts will identify and discuss various species. Mar. 5: George Hanna will present where to find wildflowers in North Alabama, including[...]
From Mozart to Improvisation 2:00 pm
From Mozart to Improvisation @ TUMC
Mar 19 @ 2:00 pm – 3:30 pm
Leader: Christopher-Joel Carter During this program, attendees will learn about and be exposed to a wide range of historic (Mozart-type) music on both the organ and piano as the entertaining and knowledgeable presenter shares his vast[...]
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Come Sing Along 11:00 am
Come Sing Along @ St. Mark's Lutheran Church
Mar 20 @ 11:00 am – 12:00 pm
Instructor: Annette Shingler Join in, friends, as we make a joyful noise together in four one-hour sessions. Chase away the blues with a “sing along” of familiar show tunes and classic popular songs. Printed words[...]
13-Writing Life Story 1:30 pm
13-Writing Life Story @ Faith Presbyterian Church
Mar 20 @ 1:30 pm – 3:00 pm
Instructor: Betty Carlton This course is designed specifically for anyone who wants to write a life story and needs guidance or directions for writing it. Each participant will be given numerous handouts regularly as resource[...]
Written Expression 1:30 pm
Written Expression @ Downtown Library, 2FL
Mar 20 @ 1:30 pm – 2:30 pm
Leader: Mathias Freese This workshop offers formal instruction and concrete strategies to assist participants in writing with care and facility. Class members will develop their creative side in written expression through self-clarification and awareness exercises[...]
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Famous Alabamians 10:00 am
Famous Alabamians @ Downtown Library Auditorium
Mar 21 @ 10:00 am – 11:00 am
This class will delve into the lives of four prominent Alabamians – Helen Keller, Zelda Fitzgerald, Jesse Owens, and Hank Williams Sr. (NOTE: Class dates are Tuesday, Feb. 19; and three Thursdays, Mar. 21, Apr.[...]
Jewelry Making 10:00 am
Jewelry Making @ Downtown Library, A/B
Mar 21 @ 10:00 am – 12:00 pm
Leaders: Diana Canada & Joy Anderson Do you ever need more time in your day for family, home, hobbies, and crafting? Come visit our jewelry making group, bring your unfinished projects, and create with other[...]
French – Part II 11:00 am
French – Part II @ Downtown Library, 2nd Floor Events Room
Mar 21 @ 11:00 am – 12:30 pm
Instructor: Bernard Verdier French for Travel, Part II, offers an enjoyable environment for those who have studied French previously or are totally new to the language. We want to continue developing a basic working knowledge[...]
34-Handcrafted Greeting Cards 1:00 pm
34-Handcrafted Greeting Cards @ BCL
Mar 21 @ 1:00 pm – 2:30 pm
Instructor: Carol Edwards This course offers a fun-filled time learning about the art of handcrafted greeting cards. Stamping is an art form that gives “instant gratification” as each participant always walks away with a handcrafted,[...]
Hand & Foot 1:00 pm
Hand & Foot @ Downtown Library, A/B
Mar 21 @ 1:00 pm – 4:00 pm
Instructor: Janis Warman Everyone, beginner to expert, is welcome to play the Hand and Foot variation of Canasta. Instruction and “cheat sheets” provided upon request. For those who have played for awhile, please share your[...]
Art – Part 2 1:30 pm
Art – Part 2 @ Downtown Library Auditorium
Mar 21 @ 1:30 pm – 3:00 pm
Instructor: Debbie Dempsey West The course explores important movements and art trends in the United States and profiles this country’s most successful artists. Some presentations are PowerPoints designed by Debbie West; some are films and[...]
Introduction to Astronomy 1:30 pm
Introduction to Astronomy @ 2FL
Mar 21 @ 1:30 pm – 3:00 pm
Leader: Doreen Forsythe This is the continuation of the original Great Courses Intro to Astronomy class by Alex Filippenko. This class covers Einstein’s Special and General Theory of Relativity. It will include the video, supplemented[...]
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Friday Hiking 9:00 am
Friday Hiking @ Varies
Mar 22 @ 9:00 am
Leader: Barbara L. Roberts Explore a variety of local hiking trails with hiking leader Barbara Roberts. Enjoy leisure hikes, several on paved greenways, that allow time to enjoy the local flora and fauna. Meet LearningQUEST members[...]
Read to Me 9:30 am
Read to Me @ Downtown Library, 2nd Floor Events Room
Mar 22 @ 9:30 am – 11:00 am
Instructor: Anna Blair This course presents story time for young-at-heart grownups and will celebrate 200 years of Alabama writers, including a few of the most widely known, plus a host of hidden treasures. Members will[...]
VPs Who Became Pres. 11:00 am
VPs Who Became Pres. @ Downtown Library Auditorium
Mar 22 @ 11:00 am – 12:30 pm
Instructor: Guy W. Collins This course presents unexpected political transitions and their consequences. Feb. 1: John Tyler ,1841, after William Henry Harrison’s death; Millard Fillmore,1849, after Zachary Taylor’s death; Feb. 15: Andrew Johnson, 1865, after[...]
Go With the Flow 2:30 pm
Go With the Flow @ Downtown Library, A/B
Mar 22 @ 2:30 pm – 4:00 pm
Leader: Lori Connors Go with the flow! Pour painting has become very popular over the last few years. In this class, members will create poured paintings on canvas, using a variety of acrylics combined with flow[...]
Practicing Forgiveness 3:00 pm
Practicing Forgiveness @ 2FL
Mar 22 @ 3:00 pm – 4:30 pm
Leaders: Dean Isley and Carol Landry The process of forgiving begins with understanding “unforgiveness.” This class will address important questions: What is forgiveness? When am I in that place? What are the effects of “unforgiveness” on[...]
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UkeQUESTors Jam 2:00 pm
UkeQUESTors Jam @ Downtown Library, 2nd Floor Events Room
Mar 24 @ 2:00 pm – 3:00 pm
Instructor: Keith Fukumitsu As a follow-up to the LearningQUEST Beginner Ukulele Class, the special interest group will be an opportunity for ukulele players of all levels to meet to refine and expand their skills, to “jam”[...]
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Bunco 9:30 am
Bunco @ Downtown Library, A/B
Mar 25 @ 9:30 am – 12:00 pm
Instructor:  Joy Anderson Come join us for a fun-filled morning of Bunco. As it is played today, Bunco is a social dice game played in teams of 4 involving 100% luck and very little skill (there[...]
Monday Hiking 9:30 am
Monday Hiking @ Varies
Mar 25 @ 9:30 am
Leaders: Bruce Martin, and Jeannie Mackay Explore a variety of local hiking trails with hiking leaders Sue Campbell, Bruce Martin, and Jeannie Mackay. Hikes are generally four to five miles in length and vary in[...]
Mah Jongg 1:00 pm
Mah Jongg @ Downtown Library, A/B
Mar 25 @ 1:00 pm – 4:00 pm
Instructor: Janet Tedrow Mah Jongg players of all levels meet weekly on Mondays to play. Beginning class is available upon request. For information, contact Janet Tedrow at wftedrow@aol.com.
Draw For Fun 2:30 pm
Draw For Fun @ 2FL
Mar 25 @ 2:30 pm – 4:00 pm
Instructor: Lori Connors Members will learn the basics of line, shadow, color, and contrast. Seasoned sketchers can use this time to draw, undisturbed by the various outside demands and distractions that often keep adults from[...]
Numismatics 2:30 pm
Numismatics @ AUD
Mar 25 @ 2:30 pm – 4:30 pm
Leaders: Kurt Springfield and Bob Jaques This course provides the basics of numismatics, the study or collection of currency, including coins, tokens, paper money, and related objects. Based upon our experience in coin club membership, we[...]
Great Conversations 3:00 pm
Great Conversations @ St. Thomas Episcopal Church
Mar 25 @ 3:00 pm – 4:30 pm
Instructor: Marie Held Great Conversations is a literacy discussion group. We read one selection each week and discuss the author, the time period in which the piece was written, and relevance in today’s world. Since[...]
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Bonsai Workshop 9:30 am
Bonsai Workshop @ AB
Mar 26 @ 9:30 am – 12:00 pm
Leader: David Hayes The workshop will provide the basics of the ancient Eastern practice of bonsai. Participants will learn how to select material and how to design and pot plants to create beautiful living art.[...]
Alabama Local Government 10:00 am
Alabama Local Government @ 2FL
Mar 26 @ 10:00 am – 11:30 am
Leader: Arthur S. “Sandy” Kirkindall This program presents an overview of the Alabama Constitution and how it affects local governments. It highlights the differences between county and city governments and their respective limitations and areas[...]
Water Conservation Practices 10:00 am
Water Conservation Practices @ AUD
Mar 26 @ 10:00 am – 11:00 am
Leader: Rhonda Britton Alabama is a water-rich state. Even though we have an abundance of water, we also occasionally have droughts. Participants will learn how to conserve water at home to benefit the state. The instructor[...]
10-Writing Life Story 1:30 pm
10-Writing Life Story @ Faith Presbyterian Church
Mar 26 @ 1:30 pm – 3:00 pm
Instructor: Betty Carlton This course is designed specifically for anyone who wants to write a life story and needs guidance or directions for writing it. Each participant will be given numerous handouts regularly as resource[...]
Wildflowers of North Alabama 1:30 pm
Wildflowers of North Alabama @ 2FL, AUD
Mar 26 @ 1:30 pm – 3:00 pm
Leader: Various North Alabama offers a wide variety of wildflowers throughout the year. Local experts will identify and discuss various species. Mar. 5: George Hanna will present where to find wildflowers in North Alabama, including[...]
From Mozart to Improvisation 2:00 pm
From Mozart to Improvisation @ TUMC
Mar 26 @ 2:00 pm – 3:30 pm
Leader: Christopher-Joel Carter During this program, attendees will learn about and be exposed to a wide range of historic (Mozart-type) music on both the organ and piano as the entertaining and knowledgeable presenter shares his vast[...]
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Come Sing Along 11:00 am
Come Sing Along @ St. Mark's Lutheran Church
Mar 27 @ 11:00 am – 12:00 pm
Instructor: Annette Shingler Join in, friends, as we make a joyful noise together in four one-hour sessions. Chase away the blues with a “sing along” of familiar show tunes and classic popular songs. Printed words[...]
13-Writing Life Story 1:30 pm
13-Writing Life Story @ Faith Presbyterian Church
Mar 27 @ 1:30 pm – 3:00 pm
Instructor: Betty Carlton This course is designed specifically for anyone who wants to write a life story and needs guidance or directions for writing it. Each participant will be given numerous handouts regularly as resource[...]
Written Expression 1:30 pm
Written Expression @ Downtown Library, 2FL
Mar 27 @ 1:30 pm – 2:30 pm
Leader: Mathias Freese This workshop offers formal instruction and concrete strategies to assist participants in writing with care and facility. Class members will develop their creative side in written expression through self-clarification and awareness exercises[...]
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Make a Beaded Lanyard 9:30 am
Make a Beaded Lanyard @ BCL
Mar 28 @ 9:30 am – 12:00 pm
Leader: Joy Anderson Have any of you had to wear an ID badge for work or on a cruise? Then you should take this course! In this class we will design and make a beaded[...]
French – Part II 11:00 am
French – Part II @ Downtown Library, 2nd Floor Events Room
Mar 28 @ 11:00 am – 12:30 pm
Instructor: Bernard Verdier French for Travel, Part II, offers an enjoyable environment for those who have studied French previously or are totally new to the language. We want to continue developing a basic working knowledge[...]
34-Handcrafted Greeting Cards 1:00 pm
34-Handcrafted Greeting Cards @ BCL
Mar 28 @ 1:00 pm – 2:30 pm
Instructor: Carol Edwards This course offers a fun-filled time learning about the art of handcrafted greeting cards. Stamping is an art form that gives “instant gratification” as each participant always walks away with a handcrafted,[...]
Hand & Foot 1:00 pm
Hand & Foot @ Downtown Library, A/B
Mar 28 @ 1:00 pm – 4:00 pm
Instructor: Janis Warman Everyone, beginner to expert, is welcome to play the Hand and Foot variation of Canasta. Instruction and “cheat sheets” provided upon request. For those who have played for awhile, please share your[...]
Museum of Art 1:00 pm
Museum of Art @ Huntsville Museum of Art
Mar 28 @ 1:00 pm – 1:45 pm
Leader: Sylvia Patterson Join our docent-led tour to explore the gorgeous Art Nouveau designs of Alphonse Mucha. His expressive works are featured in this exhibition drawn from one of the finest private collections in the[...]
Art – Part 2 1:30 pm
Art – Part 2 @ Downtown Library Auditorium
Mar 28 @ 1:30 pm – 3:00 pm
Instructor: Debbie Dempsey West The course explores important movements and art trends in the United States and profiles this country’s most successful artists. Some presentations are PowerPoints designed by Debbie West; some are films and[...]
Introduction to Astronomy 1:30 pm
Introduction to Astronomy @ 2FL
Mar 28 @ 1:30 pm – 3:00 pm
Leader: Doreen Forsythe This is the continuation of the original Great Courses Intro to Astronomy class by Alex Filippenko. This class covers Einstein’s Special and General Theory of Relativity. It will include the video, supplemented[...]
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Friday Hiking 9:00 am
Friday Hiking @ Varies
Mar 29 @ 9:00 am
Leader: Barbara L. Roberts Explore a variety of local hiking trails with hiking leader Barbara Roberts. Enjoy leisure hikes, several on paved greenways, that allow time to enjoy the local flora and fauna. Meet LearningQUEST members[...]
Read to Me 9:30 am
Read to Me @ Downtown Library, 2nd Floor Events Room
Mar 29 @ 9:30 am – 11:00 am
Instructor: Anna Blair This course presents story time for young-at-heart grownups and will celebrate 200 years of Alabama writers, including a few of the most widely known, plus a host of hidden treasures. Members will[...]
Go With the Flow 2:30 pm
Go With the Flow @ Downtown Library, A/B
Mar 29 @ 2:30 pm – 4:00 pm
Leader: Lori Connors Go with the flow! Pour painting has become very popular over the last few years. In this class, members will create poured paintings on canvas, using a variety of acrylics combined with flow[...]
Practicing Forgiveness 3:00 pm
Practicing Forgiveness @ 2FL
Mar 29 @ 3:00 pm – 4:30 pm
Leaders: Dean Isley and Carol Landry The process of forgiving begins with understanding “unforgiveness.” This class will address important questions: What is forgiveness? When am I in that place? What are the effects of “unforgiveness” on[...]
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UkeQUESTors Jam 2:00 pm
UkeQUESTors Jam @ Downtown Library, 2nd Floor Events Room
Mar 31 @ 2:00 pm – 3:00 pm
Instructor: Keith Fukumitsu As a follow-up to the LearningQUEST Beginner Ukulele Class, the special interest group will be an opportunity for ukulele players of all levels to meet to refine and expand their skills, to “jam”[...]