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Monday Hiking 9:30 am
Monday Hiking @ Varies
May 1 @ 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
May 1 @ 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,[...]
Mah Jongg 1:00 pm
Mah Jongg @ Main Library, A/B
May 1 @ 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.
Country Music Movies 6:00 pm
Country Music Movies @ Main Library, 2nd Floor Events Room
May 1 @ 6:00 pm – 8:30 pm
Instructors: David Lilly and Jim Cavender This lecture and film series explores the way Hollywood has presented country music in contemporary films. The success of the 1980 film Coal Miner’s Daughter opened up country music and performers to popular filmmaking.[...]
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LQ Office Hours 10:00 am
LQ Office Hours @ Main Library, 2nd Floor Reference Area
May 2 @ 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.
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Genealogy Online 1:30 pm
Genealogy Online @ Main Library, Computer Training Center
May 3 @ 1:30 pm – 4:00 pm
Instructor: Richard White Looking for your ancestors? Learn how to use some of the best websites for your genealogy research. Requires basic PC and basic Internet skills.
Easy Gardening 2:00 pm
Easy Gardening @ Various
May 3 @ 2:00 pm – 3:00 pm
Instructor: Jean Lake Four gardeners share their own individual flowering spaces with us. The last session is our annual garden tea party. Directions to the gardens will be emailed to the attendees.
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Jewelry Making 9:30 am
Jewelry Making @ Bailey Cove Library
May 4 @ 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[...]
Botanical Garden 12:30 pm
Botanical Garden @ Huntsville Botanical Garden
May 4 @ 12:30 pm – 2:30 pm
Leader: Sue Day Come join us for the tour of Huntsville Botanical Garden at 4747 Bob Wallace Avenue. The spring Garden will be in full bloom. We will meet for the tour inside the beautiful,[...]
Hand and Foot 1:00 pm
Hand and Foot @ Main Library, A/B
May 4 @ 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
May 4 @ 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
May 4 @ 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[...]
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Friday Hiking 9:00 am
Friday Hiking @ Varies
May 5 @ 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
May 5 @ 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.
Friday Film Festival 2:00 pm
Friday Film Festival @ Main Library, Auditorium
May 5 @ 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[...]
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Great Conversations 10:00 am
Great Conversations @ St. Thomas Episcopal Church
May 8 @ 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,[...]
Mah Jongg 1:00 pm
Mah Jongg @ Main Library, A/B
May 8 @ 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.
Country Music Movies 6:00 pm
Country Music Movies @ Main Library, 2nd Floor Events Room
May 8 @ 6:00 pm – 8:30 pm
Instructors: David Lilly and Jim Cavender This lecture and film series explores the way Hollywood has presented country music in contemporary films. The success of the 1980 film Coal Miner’s Daughter opened up country music and performers to popular filmmaking.[...]
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LQ Office Hours 10:00 am
LQ Office Hours @ Main Library, 2nd Floor Reference Area
May 9 @ 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
May 9 @ 1:00 pm – 3:00 pm
 
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Photography 9:30 am
Photography @ Bailey Cove Library
May 10 @ 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[...]
Easy Gardening 2:00 pm
Easy Gardening @ Various
May 10 @ 2:00 pm – 3:00 pm
Instructor: Jean Lake Four gardeners share their own individual flowering spaces with us. The last session is our annual garden tea party. Directions to the gardens will be emailed to the attendees.
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Hand and Foot 1:00 pm
Hand and Foot @ Main Library, A/B
May 11 @ 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
May 11 @ 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.
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Mark Twain 1:00 pm
Mark Twain @ Main Library, Auditorium
May 12 @ 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[...]
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Great Conversations 10:00 am
Great Conversations @ St. Thomas Episcopal Church
May 15 @ 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,[...]
Mah Jongg 1:00 pm
Mah Jongg @ Main Library, A/B
May 15 @ 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.
Country Music Movies 6:00 pm
Country Music Movies @ Main Library, 2nd Floor Events Room
May 15 @ 6:00 pm – 8:30 pm
Instructors: David Lilly and Jim Cavender This lecture and film series explores the way Hollywood has presented country music in contemporary films. The success of the 1980 film Coal Miner’s Daughter opened up country music and performers to popular filmmaking.[...]
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LQ Office Hours 10:00 am
LQ Office Hours @ Main Library, 2nd Floor Reference Area
May 16 @ 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.
Board Meeting 2:30 pm
Board Meeting @ Main Library, A/B
May 16 @ 2:30 pm – 4:30 pm
 
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Hand and Foot 1:00 pm
Hand and Foot @ Main Library, A/B
May 18 @ 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
May 18 @ 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
May 18 @ 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[...]
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Scientific Questing 9:30 am
Scientific Questing @ Main Library, 2nd Floor Events Room
May 19 @ 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[...]
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Bunco 9:30 am
Bunco @ Main Library, A/B
May 22 @ 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[...]
Great Conversations 10:00 am
Great Conversations @ St. Thomas Episcopal Church
May 22 @ 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,[...]
Mah Jongg 1:00 pm
Mah Jongg @ Main Library, A/B
May 22 @ 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
May 23 @ 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.
PDC Meeting 1:30 pm
PDC Meeting @ Main Library, A/B
May 23 @ 1:30 pm – 3:30 pm
 
Int’l Dining 5:00 pm
Int’l Dining @ Various
May 23 @ 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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Hand and Foot 1:00 pm
Hand and Foot @ Main Library, A/B
May 25 @ 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
May 25 @ 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.
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