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Boxing Parkinson’s 10:00 am
Boxing Parkinson’s @ Downtown Library, 2nd Floor Events Room
Nov 1 @ 10:00 am – 11:00 am
Instructor: Carolyn Rhodes Chances are you know someone with Parkinson’s disease. Rock Steady Boxing is a non‑contact boxing program that was developed to help fight the effects of Parkinson’s disease. Medical studies over a ten‑year[...]
Governors 1:00 pm
Governors @ Downtown Library, Auditorium
Nov 1 @ 1:00 pm – 2:00 pm
Instructor: Henry Turner This course will examine the private and political lives of the five Alabama Governors interred at Maple Hill Cemetery in Huntsville, Alabama. You will view photos as you consider the biographies of[...]
27-Life Story 1:30 pm
27-Life Story @ Faith Presbyterian Church
Nov 1 @ 1:30 pm – 3:00 pm
Instructor: Betty Carlton This course is designed specifically for anyone who wants to write his/her own life story and needs guidance in the process. Each participant will be given handouts regularly as resource guides for[...]
Genealogy Online 1:30 pm
Genealogy Online @ Downtown Library, Computer Training Center
Nov 1 @ 1:30 pm – 3:30 pm
Instructor: Library CTC Staff Looking for your ancestors? Learn how to use some of the best websites for your genealogy research. Requires basic PC and basic Internet skills.
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33A-PC & Security 9:30 am
33A-PC & Security @ Downtown Library, 2nd Floor Events Room
Nov 2 @ 9:30 am – 11:30 am
Instructor: Rick Marrero This two-part course will provide you with the tools and knowledge to secure your private information from unauthorized access. We will discuss the current security threats that you face on a daily[...]
Manifesto 12:30 pm
Manifesto @ Downtown Library, 2nd Floor Events Room
Nov 2 @ 12:30 pm – 2:30 pm
Instructor: Mike Self This is a contemporary issues course. The facilitator will present possible topics for discussion. However, other issues, presented by class participants, may win out as topics for conversation in any given class.[...]
Hand and Foot 1:00 pm
Hand and Foot @ Downtown Library, A/B
Nov 2 @ 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 your rules with us.[...]
LQ Office Hours 1:00 pm
LQ Office Hours @ Downtown Library, 2nd Floor Reference Area
Nov 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.
Move to China 1:30 pm
Move to China @ Downtown Library, Auditorium
Nov 2 @ 1:30 pm – 2:30 pm
Instructor: Susan McDonald This course is based on the author’s recently published book, Let’s Move to China, Ma Cherie! Learn what it was like to move a young family across the globe to Shanghai, an[...]
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Friday Hiking 9:00 am
Friday Hiking @ Varies
Nov 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 Methodist Church
Nov 3 @ 9:30 am – 11:30 am
Instructor:  Glenn Nettleton You can find a definition of Progressive Christianity at http://progressivechristianity.org/the-8-points/. The group discusses Bishop Spong’s newsletters and other aspects of Christianity. For directions to Valley Methodist Church or to get additional information contact Glenn[...]
Friday Film Festival 2:00 pm
Friday Film Festival @ Downtown Library, Auditorium
Nov 3 @ 2:00 pm – 4:30 pm
Instructor:  Jennifer Garlen, PhD Our regular Friday film series turns to tough guy James Cagney this term, with four films from Cagney’s career in the 1930s that showcase his range. Every screening begins with an[...]
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Kathryn T. Windham 9:30 am
Kathryn T. Windham @ Downtown Library, 2nd Floor Events Room
Nov 6 @ 9:30 am – 11:00 am
Instructors: Genie McCoy and Joe Estes Learn about Kathryn Tucker Windham’s career as a writer, storyteller, and photographer. Although she is no longer alive, you can listen to her tell some of her stories via[...]
Monday Hiking 9:30 am
Monday Hiking @ Varies
Nov 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
Nov 6 @ 10:00 am – 11:30 am
Instructor: Marie Held This term we will read selections from Great Conversations 4, an anthology of fifteen classic and contemporary writings. Each week’s reading selection will focus on a specific theme: Empire, Grieving, Identity and[...]
Int/Adv French 10:30 am
Int/Adv French
Nov 6 @ 10:30 am – 12:00 pm
Instructor: Denise Murray-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, L’Etranger by[...]
Mah Jongg 1:00 pm
Mah Jongg @ Downtown Library, A/B
Nov 6 @ 1:00 pm – 4:00 pm
Leader:  Janet Tedrow Mah Jongg players of all levels meet weekly to play. A beginning class is available upon request. For information, contact Janet Tedrow at wftedrow@aol.com.
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LQ Office Hours 10:00 am
LQ Office Hours @ Downtown Library, 2nd Floor Reference Area
Nov 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.
24-Life Story 1:30 pm
24-Life Story @ Faith Presbyterian Church
Nov 7 @ 1:30 pm – 3:00 pm
Instructor: Betty Carlton This course is designed specifically for anyone who wants to write his/her own life story and needs guidance in the process. Each participant will be given handouts regularly as resource guides for[...]
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Photography 9:30 am
Photography @ Bailey Cove Library
Nov 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[...]
27-Life Story 1:30 pm
27-Life Story @ Faith Presbyterian Church
Nov 8 @ 1:30 pm – 3:00 pm
Instructor: Betty Carlton This course is designed specifically for anyone who wants to write his/her own life story and needs guidance in the process. Each participant will be given handouts regularly as resource guides for[...]
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Hand and Foot 1:00 pm
Hand and Foot @ Downtown Library, A/B
Nov 9 @ 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 your rules with us.[...]
LQ Office Hours 1:00 pm
LQ Office Hours @ Downtown Library, 2nd Floor Reference Area
Nov 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.
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Friday Hiking 9:00 am
Friday Hiking @ Varies
Nov 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[...]
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Monday Hiking 9:30 am
Monday Hiking @ Varies
Nov 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
Nov 13 @ 10:00 am – 11:30 am
Instructor: Marie Held This term we will read selections from Great Conversations 4, an anthology of fifteen classic and contemporary writings. Each week’s reading selection will focus on a specific theme: Empire, Grieving, Identity and[...]
Mah Jongg 1:00 pm
Mah Jongg @ Downtown Library, A/B
Nov 13 @ 1:00 pm – 4:00 pm
Leader:  Janet Tedrow Mah Jongg players of all levels meet weekly to play. A beginning class is available upon request. For information, contact Janet Tedrow at wftedrow@aol.com.
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Nutrition 9:30 am
Nutrition @ Downtown Library, 2nd Floor Events Room
Nov 14 @ 9:30 am – 10:30 am
Instructor: Pam Roberts This program features four separate classes meeting on the 2nd Tuesday of each month beginning in August. Each one-hour class is interactive to increase participant learning. Sugar Truths provides education about America’s[...]
LQ Office Hours 10:00 am
LQ Office Hours @ Downtown Library, 2nd Floor Reference Area
Nov 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.
Operations Meeting 12:00 pm
Operations Meeting @ Downtown Library, A/B
Nov 14 @ 12:00 pm – 2:00 pm
 
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Annual Meeting 9:30 am
Annual Meeting @ Downtown Library, Auditorium
Nov 15 @ 9:30 am – 12:00 pm
Join us for LearningQUEST’s annual business meeting. The President will give the annual report and elections for 2018 Officers and Board Members will be held. You will NOT be able to join or renew memberships for[...]
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Jewelry Making 10:00 am
Jewelry Making @ Bailey Cove Library
Nov 16 @ 10:00 am – 12:00 pm
Leaders: Diana Canada and Joy Anderson BYOB (Bring Your Own Beads). Do you ever need more time in your day for family, home, hobbies, and crafting? Come visit our jewelry making group, bring your unfinished[...]
Manifesto 12:30 pm
Manifesto @ Downtown Library, 2nd Floor Events Room
Nov 16 @ 12:30 pm – 2:30 pm
Instructor: Mike Self This is a contemporary issues course. The facilitator will present possible topics for discussion. However, other issues, presented by class participants, may win out as topics for conversation in any given class.[...]
Hand and Foot 1:00 pm
Hand and Foot @ Downtown Library, A/B
Nov 16 @ 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 your rules with us.[...]
LQ Office Hours 1:00 pm
LQ Office Hours @ Downtown Library, 2nd Floor Reference Area
Nov 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.
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Friday Hiking 9:00 am
Friday Hiking @ Varies
Nov 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 @ Downtown Libary, 2nd Floor Events Room
Nov 17 @ 9:30 am – 12:00 pm
Instructor:  Glenn Nettleton This SIG starts with several videos and images that will stir your imagination. Members receive a monthly e-newsletter, and a few of the newsletter technology topics are discussed. Then we have an[...]
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Great Conversations 10:00 am
Great Conversations @ St. Thomas Episcopal Church
Nov 20 @ 10:00 am – 11:30 am
Instructor: Marie Held This term we will read selections from Great Conversations 4, an anthology of fifteen classic and contemporary writings. Each week’s reading selection will focus on a specific theme: Empire, Grieving, Identity and[...]
Mah Jongg 1:00 pm
Mah Jongg @ Downtown Library, A/B
Nov 20 @ 1:00 pm – 4:00 pm
Leader:  Janet Tedrow Mah Jongg players of all levels meet weekly to play. A beginning class is available upon request. For information, contact Janet Tedrow at wftedrow@aol.com.
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LQ Office Hours 10:00 am
LQ Office Hours @ Downtown Library, 2nd Floor Reference Area
Nov 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.
Board Meeting 2:30 pm
Board Meeting @ Main Library, A/B
Nov 21 @ 2:30 pm – 4:30 pm
 
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Bunco 9:30 am
Bunco @ Downtown Library, A/B
Nov 27 @ 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[...]
Great Conversations 10:00 am
Great Conversations @ St. Thomas Episcopal Church
Nov 27 @ 10:00 am – 11:30 am
Instructor: Marie Held This term we will read selections from Great Conversations 4, an anthology of fifteen classic and contemporary writings. Each week’s reading selection will focus on a specific theme: Empire, Grieving, Identity and[...]
High Tea 11:00 am
High Tea @ Donnell House
Nov 27 @ 11:00 am – 2:00 pm
Leaders: Shirley Mohler and Jacque Reeves of Avalon Tours Kick off the Christmas Season with a festive luncheon at the Donnell House Festival of Trees in the circa 1845 home built by early settler Rev.[...]
Mah Jongg 1:00 pm
Mah Jongg @ Downtown Library, A/B
Nov 27 @ 1:00 pm – 4:00 pm
Leader:  Janet Tedrow Mah Jongg players of all levels meet weekly to play. A beginning class is available upon request. For information, contact Janet Tedrow at wftedrow@aol.com.
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Biltmore Christmas
Biltmore Christmas @ Asheville NC
Nov 28 – Nov 30 all-day
Leader: Sylvia Patterson The Biltmore Estate beckons from the Blue Ridge Mountains of Asheville, NC. We will board a deluxe motor coach to drive across Tennessee for a two-night stay. Day one will feature a dinner show[...]
LQ Office Hours 10:00 am
LQ Office Hours @ Downtown Library, 2nd Floor Reference Area
Nov 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.
PDC Meeting 1:30 pm
PDC Meeting @ Main Library, A/B
Nov 28 @ 1:30 pm – 3:30 pm
 
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Manifesto 12:30 pm
Manifesto @ Downtown Library, 2nd Floor Events Room
Nov 30 @ 12:30 pm – 2:30 pm
Instructor: Mike Self This is a contemporary issues course. The facilitator will present possible topics for discussion. However, other issues, presented by class participants, may win out as topics for conversation in any given class.[...]
Hand and Foot 1:00 pm
Hand and Foot @ Downtown Library, A/B
Nov 30 @ 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 your rules with us.[...]
LQ Office Hours 1:00 pm
LQ Office Hours @ Downtown Library, 2nd Floor Reference Area
Nov 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.