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Library Closed
Library Closed
Sep 3 all-day
 
Great Conversations 3:00 pm
Great Conversations @ St. Thomas Episcopal Church
Sep 3 @ 3:00 pm – 4:30 pm
Leader: Marie Held Great Conversations is an anthology of classic and contemporary selections. We will read selections based on the following six themes: 1) Ways of Living, 2 ) Living in Community, 3) Forms of Belief, 4)[...]
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Photography Masters 10:00 am
Photography Masters @ 2FL
Sep 4 @ 10:00 am – 11:30 am
Instructor: Tom Bryant This course will be valuable for both experienced photographers and those interested in understanding more about the art of photography. The DVD series featuring 12 master photographers describing the art in the[...]
19-Writing Life Story 1:30 pm
19-Writing Life Story @ Faith Presbyterian Church
Sep 4 @ 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[...]
Back to the 60s 2:00 pm
Back to the 60s @ Downtown Library Auditorium
Sep 4 @ 2:00 pm – 3:30 pm
Instructor: Bill Nunn Your disc jockey for this trip through the 60s will be Billy Bob Nunn. Mention this era and most people tend to think of the negative things that happened – the war,[...]
Real Estate 101 3:00 pm
Real Estate 101 @ Downtown Library, 2nd Floor Events Room
Sep 4 @ 3:00 pm – 4:30 pm
Instructor: Jay R. Jones This four-session program addresses what owners need to know about real estate, including definitions and discussions of various terms: agency, fair housing, title and transfer, closing estimated statement, and good faith[...]
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Montgomery, AL 7:00 am
Montgomery, AL @ Montgomery, AL
Sep 5 @ 7:00 am – 7:00 pm
Leader: Sylvia Patterson Participants will travel by motor coach to visit the capitol of Alabama. After disembarking, travelers will walk to agenda destinations. First on the agenda will be a guided tour of the *State[...]
Reclaiming Joy 10:00 am
Reclaiming Joy @ Downtown Library, 2nd Floor Events Room
Sep 5 @ 10:00 am – 11:00 am
Instructor: Elizabeth M. Hall, PhD This program provides an overview and strategies for “picking up the pieces” when life has been disrupted by any of the losses we accumulate by living. Whether the loss is[...]
Sing Along 11:00 am
Sing Along @ St. Mark's Lutheran Church
Sep 5 @ 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 those “Monday morning blues” with a “sing along” of familiar show tunes and classic popular songs.[...]
Power of Words 1:00 pm
Power of Words @ Downtown Library, 2nd Floor Events Room
Sep 5 @ 1:00 pm – 2:30 pm
Instructor: Elaine Frederickson This course will consider how English speakers talk about race and ethnicity and what affect word choice has on the real lives of people living in the United States. The approach will[...]
von Braun Families 1:00 pm
von Braun Families @ Downtown Library Auditorium
Sep 5 @ 1:00 pm – 2:30 pm
Instructor: Heidi Collier Panelists will discuss the following topics: Experiences of Wernher von Braun Team Family children in Ft. Bliss (Dec 1946-50); Resourcefulness was a requirement for the Wernher von Braun team Families to Thrive;[...]
25-Writing Life Story 1:30 pm
25-Writing Life Story @ Faith Presbyterian Church
Sep 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[...]
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Intro to Astronomy 10:00 am
Intro to Astronomy @ Downtown Library, 2nd Floor Events Room
Sep 6 @ 10:00 am – 11:30 am
Instructor: Doreen Forsythe This is the continuation of the original Great Courses class Intro to Astronomy, presented by Alex Filippenko. The class covers Einstein’s Special and General Theory of Relativity. It will include a video[...]
18-Handcrafted Cards 1:00 pm
18-Handcrafted Cards @ Bailey Cove Library
Sep 6 @ 1:00 pm – 2:30 pm
Instructor: Carol Edwards Come and join us for a fun-filled time learning about the art of handcrafted greeting cards. Stamping is an art form that gives instant gratification as you always walk away with a[...]
Hand & Foot 1:00 pm
Hand & Foot @ Downtown Library, A/B
Sep 6 @ 1:00 pm – 4:00 pm
Leader: Janis Warman Everyone, beginner to expert, is welcome to play the Hand and Foot variation of Canasta. Instruction and “cheat sheets” are provided upon request. For those who have played for awhile, please share[...]
American Art: Part 1 1:30 pm
American Art: Part 1 @ Downtown Library Auditorium
Sep 6 @ 1:30 pm – 3:00 pm
Instructor: Debbie West Too often, Americans are unfamiliar with the great artistic legacy of their own country. Many study the great artists of Europe, but neglect the remarkable paintings of our own national tradition, including,[...]
Travel French II 1:30 pm
Travel French II @ Downtown Library, 2nd Floor Events Room
Sep 6 @ 1:30 pm – 3:00 pm
Instructor: Bernard Verdier This class offers a fun, enjoyable environment for those who have studied French or are totally new to the language. We want to develop a basic working knowledge so that if you[...]
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Physics 9:30 am
Physics @ Downton Library, 2nd Floor Events Room
Sep 7 @ 9:30 am – 11:00 am
Instructor:  Doreen Forsythe Physics is the fundamental science. It explains how the universe behaves at every scale, from the subatomic to the extragalactic. This session will cover relativity and Einstein. The course includes lectures from[...]
Prog Christianity 9:30 am
Prog Christianity @ Valley Methodist Church
Sep 7 @ 9:30 am – 11:30 am
Leader: Glenn Nettleton For a definition of Progressive Christianity, click here . The group discusses Bishop Spong’s newsletters and other aspects of Christianity. For directions or to get additional information contact Glenn Nettleton at glennet@knology.net.
Friday Film Fest 2:00 pm
Friday Film Fest @ Downtown Library Auditorium
Sep 7 @ 2:00 pm – 4:30 pm
Instructor: Jennifer Garlen Join us for four classic films highlighting the talents of noir queen Audrey Totter. Each screening begins with an introduction and concludes with lively discussion. Aug 3: Lady in the Lake (1946) Sept 7:[...]
28-Painting With Friends 2:30 pm
28-Painting With Friends @ Downtown Library, A/B
Sep 7 @ 2:30 pm – 4:00 pm
Instructor: Lori Connors Members of this class will paint, have fun, and make new friends! They will enjoy creating their own masterpieces under instructor guidance, step-by-step, in a relaxing, non-judging environment. Brushstrokes allows both novice[...]
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Space Cowboys 2:00 pm
Space Cowboys @ Downtown Library, 2nd Floor Events Room
Sep 9 @ 2:00 pm – 3:00 pm
Instructor: Ed Buckbee Since the 50th anniversary of the first moon landing is July 20, 2019, the focus of this class will be on America’s Mercury 7 astronauts–Alan Shepherd, Gus Grissom, John Glenn, Scott Carpenter,[...]
UkeQUESTors Jam 2:00 pm
UkeQUESTors Jam @ Downtown Library, 2nd Floor Events Room
Sep 9 @ 2:00 pm – 3:00 pm
Leader: Keith Fukumitsu This will be an opportunity for ukulele players of all levels to meet, expand and refine their skills, to “jam” and sing, and just have fun! One goal of the sessions will[...]
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Nutrition 9:30 am
Nutrition @ Downtown Library, 2nd Floor Events Room
Sep 10 @ 9:30 am – 10:30 am
Instructor: Pam Roberts Each class is a one-hour presentation with PowerPoint. All classes are interactive to increase participant learning. Sugar Truths provides education about America’s main health compromising foods, sugar plus other controversial ingredients! Participants[...]
Int/Advanced French 10:30 am
Int/Advanced French @ 825 Mira Vista Drive
Sep 10 @ 10:30 am – 12:00 pm
Instructor: Denise Selah This course is for anyone with intermediate to advanced French reading and speaking abilities as well as appropriate command of French grammar. The class will read and discuss in French, the novel[...]
Mah Jongg 1:00 pm
Mah Jongg @ Downtown Library, A/B
Sep 10 @ 1:00 pm – 4:00 pm
Leader: 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 1:30 pm
Armchair Traveler @ Downtown Library Auditorium
Sep 10 @ 1:30 pm – 3:00 pm
Instructor: Emily Saile Sept 10: Iceland–Land of Fire and Ice Take a scenic journey through Iceland and view images captured in a June 2017 photographic workshop. Amazing landscapes visible at every turn and in every[...]
Great Conversations 3:00 pm
Great Conversations @ St. Thomas Episcopal Church
Sep 10 @ 3:00 pm – 4:30 pm
Leader: Marie Held Great Conversations is an anthology of classic and contemporary selections. We will read selections based on the following six themes: 1) Ways of Living, 2 ) Living in Community, 3) Forms of Belief, 4)[...]
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Photography Masters 10:00 am
Photography Masters @ 2FL
Sep 11 @ 10:00 am – 11:30 am
Instructor: Tom Bryant This course will be valuable for both experienced photographers and those interested in understanding more about the art of photography. The DVD series featuring 12 master photographers describing the art in the[...]
Operations Meeting 1:00 pm
Operations Meeting @ Downtown Library, A/B
Sep 11 @ 1:00 pm – 3:00 pm
 
19-Writing Life Story 1:30 pm
19-Writing Life Story @ Faith Presbyterian Church
Sep 11 @ 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[...]
Back to the 60s 2:00 pm
Back to the 60s @ Downtown Library Auditorium
Sep 11 @ 2:00 pm – 3:30 pm
Instructor: Bill Nunn Your disc jockey for this trip through the 60s will be Billy Bob Nunn. Mention this era and most people tend to think of the negative things that happened – the war,[...]
Real Estate 101 3:00 pm
Real Estate 101 @ Downtown Library, 2nd Floor Events Room
Sep 11 @ 3:00 pm – 4:30 pm
Instructor: Jay R. Jones This four-session program addresses what owners need to know about real estate, including definitions and discussions of various terms: agency, fair housing, title and transfer, closing estimated statement, and good faith[...]
Int’l Dining Out 5:00 pm
Int’l Dining Out @ Various
Sep 11 @ 5:00 pm
Instructor: Jane Wodtke Join us monthly for an international dining experience. Starting in August, participants will eat and critique Italian, Vietnamese, Greek, Indian, and Thai cuisine in and around the Huntsville area. Our rating of[...]
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Reclaiming Joy 10:00 am
Reclaiming Joy @ Downtown Library, 2nd Floor Events Room
Sep 12 @ 10:00 am – 11:00 am
Instructor: Elizabeth M. Hall, PhD This program provides an overview and strategies for “picking up the pieces” when life has been disrupted by any of the losses we accumulate by living. Whether the loss is[...]
Sing Along 11:00 am
Sing Along @ St. Mark's Lutheran Church
Sep 12 @ 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 those “Monday morning blues” with a “sing along” of familiar show tunes and classic popular songs.[...]
Crisis Counseling 1:00 pm
Crisis Counseling @ Downtown Library Auditorium
Sep 12 @ 1:00 pm – 2:30 pm
Instructor: Heather Kilgore Crisis Services of North Alabama responds to individuals and families in crisis. This presentation will explain their program and the services offered to the community, and invite volunteers to attend the semester-long,[...]
Power of Words 1:00 pm
Power of Words @ Downtown Library, 2nd Floor Events Room
Sep 12 @ 1:00 pm – 2:30 pm
Instructor: Elaine Frederickson This course will consider how English speakers talk about race and ethnicity and what affect word choice has on the real lives of people living in the United States. The approach will[...]
25-Writing Life Story 1:30 pm
25-Writing Life Story @ Faith Presbyterian Church
Sep 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[...]
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Weird Alabama 11:45 am
Weird Alabama @ Downtown Library, Auditorium
Sep 13 @ 11:45 am – 12:45 pm
Instructors: Kelly Kazek & Wil Eirick Husband-and-wife writing team Kelly Kazek and Wil Elrick, known as Sweetums, have spent years traveling across Alabama and writing about their discoveries. In this 3-part course, they will discuss[...]
18-Handcrafted Cards 1:00 pm
18-Handcrafted Cards @ Bailey Cove Library
Sep 13 @ 1:00 pm – 2:30 pm
Instructor: Carol Edwards Come and join us for a fun-filled time learning about the art of handcrafted greeting cards. Stamping is an art form that gives instant gratification as you always walk away with a[...]
Hand & Foot 1:00 pm
Hand & Foot @ Downtown Library, A/B
Sep 13 @ 1:00 pm – 4:00 pm
Leader: Janis Warman Everyone, beginner to expert, is welcome to play the Hand and Foot variation of Canasta. Instruction and “cheat sheets” are provided upon request. For those who have played for awhile, please share[...]
American Art: Part 1 1:30 pm
American Art: Part 1 @ Downtown Library Auditorium
Sep 13 @ 1:30 pm – 3:00 pm
Instructor: Debbie West Too often, Americans are unfamiliar with the great artistic legacy of their own country. Many study the great artists of Europe, but neglect the remarkable paintings of our own national tradition, including,[...]
Travel French II 1:30 pm
Travel French II @ Downtown Library, 2nd Floor Events Room
Sep 13 @ 1:30 pm – 3:00 pm
Instructor: Bernard Verdier This class offers a fun, enjoyable environment for those who have studied French or are totally new to the language. We want to develop a basic working knowledge so that if you[...]
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Physics 9:30 am
Physics @ Downton Library, 2nd Floor Events Room
Sep 14 @ 9:30 am – 11:00 am
Instructor:  Doreen Forsythe Physics is the fundamental science. It explains how the universe behaves at every scale, from the subatomic to the extragalactic. This session will cover relativity and Einstein. The course includes lectures from[...]
Glenwood Cemetery 10:00 am
Glenwood Cemetery @ Downtown Library, Auditorium
Sep 14 @ 10:00 am – 11:00 am
Instructor: William Hampton Glenwood Cemetery began as a slave cemetery, replacing the city’s first African-American burial ground, called Georgia Cemetery, in 1870. Even though 1,148 tombstones mark burial sites of both slaves and the city’s[...]
28-Painting With Friends 2:30 pm
28-Painting With Friends @ Downtown Library, A/B
Sep 14 @ 2:30 pm – 4:00 pm
Instructor: Lori Connors Members of this class will paint, have fun, and make new friends! They will enjoy creating their own masterpieces under instructor guidance, step-by-step, in a relaxing, non-judging environment. Brushstrokes allows both novice[...]
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Space Cowboys 2:00 pm
Space Cowboys @ Downtown Library, 2nd Floor Events Room
Sep 16 @ 2:00 pm – 3:00 pm
Instructor: Ed Buckbee Since the 50th anniversary of the first moon landing is July 20, 2019, the focus of this class will be on America’s Mercury 7 astronauts–Alan Shepherd, Gus Grissom, John Glenn, Scott Carpenter,[...]
UkeQUESTors Jam 2:00 pm
UkeQUESTors Jam @ Downtown Library, 2nd Floor Events Room
Sep 16 @ 2:00 pm – 3:00 pm
Leader: Keith Fukumitsu This will be an opportunity for ukulele players of all levels to meet, expand and refine their skills, to “jam” and sing, and just have fun! One goal of the sessions will[...]
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Monday Hiking 9:30 am
Monday Hiking @ Varies
Sep 17 @ 9:30 am
Leaders: Sue Campbell, 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 4 to 5 miles in length and[...]
Three Dictionaries 10:00 am
Three Dictionaries @ Downtown Library, Auditorium
Sep 17 @ 10:00 am – 11:30 am
Instructor: Paul A. Hays This course describes the English language dictionaries created by Samuel Johnson in 1755; the creation of the American language dictionary by Noah Webster in 1828, which includes his development of the[...]
Int/Advanced French 10:30 am
Int/Advanced French @ 825 Mira Vista Drive
Sep 17 @ 10:30 am – 12:00 pm
Instructor: Denise Selah This course is for anyone with intermediate to advanced French reading and speaking abilities as well as appropriate command of French grammar. The class will read and discuss in French, the novel[...]
Mah Jongg 1:00 pm
Mah Jongg @ Downtown Library, A/B
Sep 17 @ 1:00 pm – 4:00 pm
Leader: 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 1:30 pm
Armchair Traveler @ Downtown Library Auditorium
Sep 17 @ 1:30 pm – 3:00 pm
Instructor: Billy Spears Sept 17: Bridges – To Everywhere A look at 20 bridges in 11 states and Nova Scotia that are historical or unusual, repurposed or architecturally interesting.
Book Crafts 1:30 pm
Book Crafts @ Bailey Cove Library
Sep 17 @ 1:30 pm – 3:30 pm
Instructors: Annie Phillips & Courtney Braggs Book lovers can learn how to make beautiful art from old, up-cycled books. Librarians Courtney Braggs and Annie Phillips will show you how to make a pumpkin in one[...]
Great Conversations 3:00 pm
Great Conversations @ St. Thomas Episcopal Church
Sep 17 @ 3:00 pm – 4:30 pm
Leader: Marie Held Great Conversations is an anthology of classic and contemporary selections. We will read selections based on the following six themes: 1) Ways of Living, 2 ) Living in Community, 3) Forms of Belief, 4)[...]
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Family Wealth 9:30 am
Family Wealth @ Downtown Library, 2nd Floor Events Room
Sep 18 @ 9:30 am – 11:00 am
Instructor: Jessica Hovis Smith Ninety percent of family wealth is gone within three generations. This is not just a rich American problem; it crosses land and sea. It is truly a generational problem. Jessica Smith[...]
Board Meeting 1:00 pm
Board Meeting @ Downtown Library, A/B
Sep 18 @ 1:00 pm – 2:30 pm
 
19-Writing Life Story 1:30 pm
19-Writing Life Story @ Faith Presbyterian Church
Sep 18 @ 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[...]
Back to the 60s 2:00 pm
Back to the 60s @ Downtown Library Auditorium
Sep 18 @ 2:00 pm – 3:30 pm
Instructor: Bill Nunn Your disc jockey for this trip through the 60s will be Billy Bob Nunn. Mention this era and most people tend to think of the negative things that happened – the war,[...]
Real Estate 101 3:00 pm
Real Estate 101 @ Downtown Library, 2nd Floor Events Room
Sep 18 @ 3:00 pm – 4:30 pm
Instructor: Jay R. Jones This four-session program addresses what owners need to know about real estate, including definitions and discussions of various terms: agency, fair housing, title and transfer, closing estimated statement, and good faith[...]
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Sing Along 11:00 am
Sing Along @ St. Mark's Lutheran Church
Sep 19 @ 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 those “Monday morning blues” with a “sing along” of familiar show tunes and classic popular songs.[...]
Power of Words 1:00 pm
Power of Words @ Downtown Library, 2nd Floor Events Room
Sep 19 @ 1:00 pm – 2:30 pm
Instructor: Elaine Frederickson This course will consider how English speakers talk about race and ethnicity and what affect word choice has on the real lives of people living in the United States. The approach will[...]
25-Writing Life Story 1:30 pm
25-Writing Life Story @ Faith Presbyterian Church
Sep 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[...]
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Jewelry Making 10:00 am
Jewelry Making @ Downtown Library, A/B
Sep 20 @ 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[...]
Weird Alabama 11:45 am
Weird Alabama @ Downtown Library, Auditorium
Sep 20 @ 11:45 am – 12:45 pm
Instructors: Kelly Kazek & Wil Eirick Husband-and-wife writing team Kelly Kazek and Wil Elrick, known as Sweetums, have spent years traveling across Alabama and writing about their discoveries. In this 3-part course, they will discuss[...]
18-Handcrafted Cards 1:00 pm
18-Handcrafted Cards @ Bailey Cove Library
Sep 20 @ 1:00 pm – 2:30 pm
Instructor: Carol Edwards Come and join us for a fun-filled time learning about the art of handcrafted greeting cards. Stamping is an art form that gives instant gratification as you always walk away with a[...]
Hand & Foot 1:00 pm
Hand & Foot @ Downtown Library, A/B
Sep 20 @ 1:00 pm – 4:00 pm
Leader: Janis Warman Everyone, beginner to expert, is welcome to play the Hand and Foot variation of Canasta. Instruction and “cheat sheets” are provided upon request. For those who have played for awhile, please share[...]
American Art: Part 1 1:30 pm
American Art: Part 1 @ Downtown Library Auditorium
Sep 20 @ 1:30 pm – 3:00 pm
Instructor: Debbie West Too often, Americans are unfamiliar with the great artistic legacy of their own country. Many study the great artists of Europe, but neglect the remarkable paintings of our own national tradition, including,[...]
Travel French II 1:30 pm
Travel French II @ Downtown Library, 2nd Floor Events Room
Sep 20 @ 1:30 pm – 3:00 pm
Instructor: Bernard Verdier This class offers a fun, enjoyable environment for those who have studied French or are totally new to the language. We want to develop a basic working knowledge so that if you[...]
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Friday Hiking 9:00 am
Friday Hiking @ Varies
Sep 21 @ 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 you time to enjoy the local flora and fauna. Meet LearningQUEST[...]
Computers, Cameras, Questing 9:30 am
Computers, Cameras, Questing @ Downtown Library, 2nd Floor Events Room
Sep 21 @ 9:30 am – 12:00 pm
Leader: Glen 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 time.[...]
Physics 9:30 am
Physics @ Downton Library, 2nd Floor Events Room
Sep 21 @ 9:30 am – 11:00 am
Instructor:  Doreen Forsythe Physics is the fundamental science. It explains how the universe behaves at every scale, from the subatomic to the extragalactic. This session will cover relativity and Einstein. The course includes lectures from[...]
Glenwood Cemetery 10:00 am
Glenwood Cemetery @ Downtown Library, Auditorium
Sep 21 @ 10:00 am – 11:00 am
Instructor: William Hampton Glenwood Cemetery began as a slave cemetery, replacing the city’s first African-American burial ground, called Georgia Cemetery, in 1870. Even though 1,148 tombstones mark burial sites of both slaves and the city’s[...]
28-Painting With Friends 2:30 pm
28-Painting With Friends @ Downtown Library, A/B
Sep 21 @ 2:30 pm – 4:00 pm
Instructor: Lori Connors Members of this class will paint, have fun, and make new friends! They will enjoy creating their own masterpieces under instructor guidance, step-by-step, in a relaxing, non-judging environment. Brushstrokes allows both novice[...]
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Bunco 9:30 am
Bunco @ Downtown Library, A/B
Sep 24 @ 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
Sep 24 @ 9:30 am
Leaders: Sue Campbell, 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 4 to 5 miles in length and[...]
Int/Advanced French 10:30 am
Int/Advanced French @ 825 Mira Vista Drive
Sep 24 @ 10:30 am – 12:00 pm
Instructor: Denise Selah This course is for anyone with intermediate to advanced French reading and speaking abilities as well as appropriate command of French grammar. The class will read and discuss in French, the novel[...]
Mah Jongg 1:00 pm
Mah Jongg @ Downtown Library, A/B
Sep 24 @ 1:00 pm – 4:00 pm
Leader: 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.
Newsroom Maxims 1:00 pm
Newsroom Maxims @ Downtown Library, 2nd Floor Events Room
Sep 24 @ 1:00 pm – 2:00 pm
Instructor: Ann Marie Martin Failure is not an option in the newsroom of a daily paper. Journalists like to call it the “daily miracle,” but that newspaper is the product of an efficient production process[...]
Book Crafts 1:30 pm
Book Crafts @ Bailey Cove Library
Sep 24 @ 1:30 pm – 3:30 pm
Instructors: Annie Phillips & Courtney Braggs Book lovers can learn how to make beautiful art from old, up-cycled books. Librarians Courtney Braggs and Annie Phillips will show you how to make a pumpkin in one[...]
Great Conversations 3:00 pm
Great Conversations @ St. Thomas Episcopal Church
Sep 24 @ 3:00 pm – 4:30 pm
Leader: Marie Held Great Conversations is an anthology of classic and contemporary selections. We will read selections based on the following six themes: 1) Ways of Living, 2 ) Living in Community, 3) Forms of Belief, 4)[...]
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Bonsai Workshop 9:30 am
Bonsai Workshop @ Downtown Library, A/B
Sep 25 @ 9:30 am – 12:00 pm
Instructor: David Hayes Learn the basics of the ancient Eastern practice of bonsai. In this workshop participants will learn about the art of bonsai, how to select material, and how to style and pot plants[...]
19-Writing Life Story 1:30 pm
19-Writing Life Story @ Faith Presbyterian Church
Sep 25 @ 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[...]
PDC Meeting 1:30 pm
PDC Meeting @ Downtown Library, A/B
Sep 25 @ 1:30 pm – 3:30 pm
 
Back to the 60s 2:00 pm
Back to the 60s @ Downtown Library Auditorium
Sep 25 @ 2:00 pm – 3:30 pm
Instructor: Bill Nunn Your disc jockey for this trip through the 60s will be Billy Bob Nunn. Mention this era and most people tend to think of the negative things that happened – the war,[...]
Real Estate 101 3:00 pm
Real Estate 101 @ Downtown Library, 2nd Floor Events Room
Sep 25 @ 3:00 pm – 4:30 pm
Instructor: Jay R. Jones This four-session program addresses what owners need to know about real estate, including definitions and discussions of various terms: agency, fair housing, title and transfer, closing estimated statement, and good faith[...]
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Reclaiming Joy 10:00 am
Reclaiming Joy @ Downtown Library, 2nd Floor Events Room
Sep 26 @ 10:00 am – 11:00 am
Instructor: Elizabeth M. Hall, PhD This program provides an overview and strategies for “picking up the pieces” when life has been disrupted by any of the losses we accumulate by living. Whether the loss is[...]
Sing Along 11:00 am
Sing Along @ St. Mark's Lutheran Church
Sep 26 @ 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 those “Monday morning blues” with a “sing along” of familiar show tunes and classic popular songs.[...]
Power of Words 1:00 pm
Power of Words @ Downtown Library, 2nd Floor Events Room
Sep 26 @ 1:00 pm – 2:30 pm
Instructor: Elaine Frederickson This course will consider how English speakers talk about race and ethnicity and what affect word choice has on the real lives of people living in the United States. The approach will[...]
25-Writing Life Story 1:30 pm
25-Writing Life Story @ Faith Presbyterian Church
Sep 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[...]
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“Interest” is the Word 10:00 am
“Interest” is the Word @ Downtown Library, 2nd Floor Events Room
Sep 27 @ 10:00 am – 11:30 am
Instructor: William R. Rencher This class will focus on how interest is ofttimes a major wrecking ball to family budgets. To lay groundwork for this assertion, the class will explore fixed, variable, and semi-variable expenses[...]
Hand & Foot 1:00 pm
Hand & Foot @ Downtown Library, A/B
Sep 27 @ 1:00 pm – 4:00 pm
Leader: Janis Warman Everyone, beginner to expert, is welcome to play the Hand and Foot variation of Canasta. Instruction and “cheat sheets” are provided upon request. For those who have played for awhile, please share[...]
Holiday Cards 1:00 pm
Holiday Cards @ Bailey Cove Library
Sep 27 @ 1:00 pm – 2:30 pm
Instructor: Carol Edwards This class offers a fun-filled experience learning about the art of handcrafted greeting cards. Stamping is an art form that gives “instant gratification” as participants always walk away with a handcrafted, made-with-love,[...]
Travel French II 1:30 pm
Travel French II @ Downtown Library, 2nd Floor Events Room
Sep 27 @ 1:30 pm – 3:00 pm
Instructor: Bernard Verdier This class offers a fun, enjoyable environment for those who have studied French or are totally new to the language. We want to develop a basic working knowledge so that if you[...]
Wine & Cheese 1:30 pm
Wine & Cheese @ Edgewater Community Clubhouse
Sep 27 @ 1:30 pm – 3:30 pm
Instructor: Kristen Lindelow Does the adage, “what grows together goes together” hold true? Is cheese from the same region as the grapes are grown the best pairing with the region’s wine? This guided wine and[...]
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Friday Hiking 9:00 am
Friday Hiking @ Varies
Sep 28 @ 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 you time to enjoy the local flora and fauna. Meet LearningQUEST[...]
Physics 9:30 am
Physics @ Downton Library, 2nd Floor Events Room
Sep 28 @ 9:30 am – 11:00 am
Instructor:  Doreen Forsythe Physics is the fundamental science. It explains how the universe behaves at every scale, from the subatomic to the extragalactic. This session will cover relativity and Einstein. The course includes lectures from[...]
Glenwood Cemetery 10:00 am
Glenwood Cemetery @ Downtown Library, Auditorium
Sep 28 @ 10:00 am – 11:00 am
Instructor: William Hampton Glenwood Cemetery began as a slave cemetery, replacing the city’s first African-American burial ground, called Georgia Cemetery, in 1870. Even though 1,148 tombstones mark burial sites of both slaves and the city’s[...]
28-Painting With Friends 2:30 pm
28-Painting With Friends @ Downtown Library, A/B
Sep 28 @ 2:30 pm – 4:00 pm
Instructor: Lori Connors Members of this class will paint, have fun, and make new friends! They will enjoy creating their own masterpieces under instructor guidance, step-by-step, in a relaxing, non-judging environment. Brushstrokes allows both novice[...]
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UkeQUESTors Jam 2:00 pm
UkeQUESTors Jam @ Downtown Library, 2nd Floor Events Room
Sep 30 @ 2:00 pm – 3:00 pm
Leader: Keith Fukumitsu This will be an opportunity for ukulele players of all levels to meet, expand and refine their skills, to “jam” and sing, and just have fun! One goal of the sessions will[...]