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Physics/Our Universe 1:30 pm
Physics/Our Universe @ Downtown Library, 2nd Floor Events Room
Apr 1 @ 1:30 pm – 3:00 pm
Instructor: Doreen Forsythe Physics is the fundamental science. It explains how the universe behaves at every scale, from the subatomic to the extragalactic. This course will cover relativity and Einstein and will include lectures from the[...]
Numismatics 2:30 pm
Numismatics @ AUD
Apr 1 @ 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[...]
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Alabama Local Government 10:00 am
Alabama Local Government @ 2FL
Apr 2 @ 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[...]
10-Writing Life Story 1:30 pm
10-Writing Life Story @ Faith Presbyterian Church
Apr 2 @ 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[...]
Intermediate Spanish 1:30 pm
Intermediate Spanish @ 2FL
Apr 2 @ 1:30 pm – 3:00 pm
Leader: Elaine Frederickson This course is designed for students who have some background in Spanish and who wish to become more fluent in speaking, reading, and writing the language. You do not need advanced skills,[...]
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Come Sing Along 11:00 am
Come Sing Along @ St. Mark's Lutheran Church
Apr 3 @ 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
Apr 3 @ 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
Apr 3 @ 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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French – Part II 11:00 am
French – Part II @ Downtown Library, 2nd Floor Events Room
Apr 4 @ 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[...]
47-Handcrafted Greeting Cards 1:00 pm
47-Handcrafted Greeting Cards @ BCL
Apr 4 @ 1:00 pm – 2:30 pm
Instructor: Carol Edwards Also offered Jan. 31, Feb 14 – 28 and March 7 – 28 (see course description #2). Please register for only one course. Major supplies will be furnished, but students are asked to[...]
Introduction to Astronomy 1:30 pm
Introduction to Astronomy @ 2FL
Apr 4 @ 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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Read to Me 9:30 am
Read to Me @ Downtown Library, 2nd Floor Events Room
Apr 5 @ 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[...]
Friday Film Fest 2:00 pm
Friday Film Fest @ Downtown Library Auditorium
Apr 5 @ 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[...]
Practicing Forgiveness 3:00 pm
Practicing Forgiveness @ 2FL
Apr 5 @ 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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Physics/Our Universe 1:30 pm
Physics/Our Universe @ Downtown Library, 2nd Floor Events Room
Apr 8 @ 1:30 pm – 3:00 pm
Instructor: Doreen Forsythe Physics is the fundamental science. It explains how the universe behaves at every scale, from the subatomic to the extragalactic. This course will cover relativity and Einstein and will include lectures from the[...]
Numismatics 2:30 pm
Numismatics @ AUD
Apr 8 @ 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[...]
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Best Annuals and Perennials 9:30 am
Best Annuals and Perennials @ AUD
Apr 9 @ 9:30 am – 11:00 am
Leader: Harvey Cotton In this course, participants will learn the best annual and perennial plants to use in our local landscapes. “The Right Plant in the Right Place” is a mantra one should always follow[...]
Gerrymandering 10:00 am
Gerrymandering @ 2FL
Apr 9 @ 10:00 am – 11:30 am
Leader: Arthur S. “Sandy” Kirkindall This courses provides a discussion of the history and theory of gerrymandering. It includes a description of  how politicians select their voters to keep themselves in office and argues that gerrymandering[...]
10-Writing Life Story 1:30 pm
10-Writing Life Story @ Faith Presbyterian Church
Apr 9 @ 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[...]
Intermediate Spanish 1:30 pm
Intermediate Spanish @ 2FL
Apr 9 @ 1:30 pm – 3:00 pm
Leader: Elaine Frederickson This course is designed for students who have some background in Spanish and who wish to become more fluent in speaking, reading, and writing the language. You do not need advanced skills,[...]
Dining Out 5:00 pm
Dining Out @ Various
Apr 9 @ 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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13-Writing Life Story 1:30 pm
13-Writing Life Story @ Faith Presbyterian Church
Apr 10 @ 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
Apr 10 @ 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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47-Handcrafted Greeting Cards 1:00 pm
47-Handcrafted Greeting Cards @ BCL
Apr 11 @ 1:00 pm – 2:30 pm
Instructor: Carol Edwards Also offered Jan. 31, Feb 14 – 28 and March 7 – 28 (see course description #2). Please register for only one course. Major supplies will be furnished, but students are asked to[...]
Introduction to Astronomy 1:30 pm
Introduction to Astronomy @ 2FL
Apr 11 @ 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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Practicing Forgiveness 3:00 pm
Practicing Forgiveness @ 2FL
Apr 12 @ 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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Physics/Our Universe 1:30 pm
Physics/Our Universe @ Downtown Library, 2nd Floor Events Room
Apr 15 @ 1:30 pm – 3:00 pm
Instructor: Doreen Forsythe Physics is the fundamental science. It explains how the universe behaves at every scale, from the subatomic to the extragalactic. This course will cover relativity and Einstein and will include lectures from the[...]
Numismatics 2:30 pm
Numismatics @ AUD
Apr 15 @ 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[...]
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Best Annuals and Perennials 9:30 am
Best Annuals and Perennials @ AUD
Apr 16 @ 9:30 am – 11:00 am
Leader: Harvey Cotton In this course, participants will learn the best annual and perennial plants to use in our local landscapes. “The Right Plant in the Right Place” is a mantra one should always follow[...]
Gerrymandering 10:00 am
Gerrymandering @ 2FL
Apr 16 @ 10:00 am – 11:30 am
Leader: Arthur S. “Sandy” Kirkindall This courses provides a discussion of the history and theory of gerrymandering. It includes a description of  how politicians select their voters to keep themselves in office and argues that gerrymandering[...]
Intermediate Spanish 1:30 pm
Intermediate Spanish @ 2FL
Apr 16 @ 1:30 pm – 3:00 pm
Leader: Elaine Frederickson This course is designed for students who have some background in Spanish and who wish to become more fluent in speaking, reading, and writing the language. You do not need advanced skills,[...]
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Speak To Me Alabama 9:30 am
Speak To Me Alabama @ 2FL
Apr 17 @ 9:30 am – 11:00 am
Leader: Anna Blair This class will allow participants to select and develop potential “characters” among notable Alabamians. Members will draft scripts for readers’ theatre productions to perform in small, intimate circles (book clubs, neighborhood gatherings, etc.)[...]
Written Expression 1:30 pm
Written Expression @ Downtown Library, 2FL
Apr 17 @ 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
Apr 18 @ 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.[...]
47-Handcrafted Greeting Cards 1:00 pm
47-Handcrafted Greeting Cards @ BCL
Apr 18 @ 1:00 pm – 2:30 pm
Instructor: Carol Edwards Also offered Jan. 31, Feb 14 – 28 and March 7 – 28 (see course description #2). Please register for only one course. Major supplies will be furnished, but students are asked to[...]
Introduction to Astronomy 1:30 pm
Introduction to Astronomy @ 2FL
Apr 18 @ 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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Physics/Our Universe 1:30 pm
Physics/Our Universe @ Downtown Library, 2nd Floor Events Room
Apr 22 @ 1:30 pm – 3:00 pm
Instructor: Doreen Forsythe Physics is the fundamental science. It explains how the universe behaves at every scale, from the subatomic to the extragalactic. This course will cover relativity and Einstein and will include lectures from the[...]
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Gerrymandering 10:00 am
Gerrymandering @ 2FL
Apr 23 @ 10:00 am – 11:30 am
Leader: Arthur S. “Sandy” Kirkindall This courses provides a discussion of the history and theory of gerrymandering. It includes a description of  how politicians select their voters to keep themselves in office and argues that gerrymandering[...]
Intermediate Spanish 1:30 pm
Intermediate Spanish @ 2FL
Apr 23 @ 1:30 pm – 3:00 pm
Leader: Elaine Frederickson This course is designed for students who have some background in Spanish and who wish to become more fluent in speaking, reading, and writing the language. You do not need advanced skills,[...]
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Speak To Me Alabama 9:30 am
Speak To Me Alabama @ 2FL
Apr 24 @ 9:30 am – 11:00 am
Leader: Anna Blair This class will allow participants to select and develop potential “characters” among notable Alabamians. Members will draft scripts for readers’ theatre productions to perform in small, intimate circles (book clubs, neighborhood gatherings, etc.)[...]
Written Expression 1:30 pm
Written Expression @ Downtown Library, 2FL
Apr 24 @ 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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47-Handcrafted Greeting Cards 1:00 pm
47-Handcrafted Greeting Cards @ BCL
Apr 25 @ 1:00 pm – 2:30 pm
Instructor: Carol Edwards Also offered Jan. 31, Feb 14 – 28 and March 7 – 28 (see course description #2). Please register for only one course. Major supplies will be furnished, but students are asked to[...]
Introduction to Astronomy 1:30 pm
Introduction to Astronomy @ 2FL
Apr 25 @ 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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Intermediate Spanish 1:30 pm
Intermediate Spanish @ 2FL
Apr 30 @ 1:30 pm – 3:00 pm
Leader: Elaine Frederickson This course is designed for students who have some background in Spanish and who wish to become more fluent in speaking, reading, and writing the language. You do not need advanced skills,[...]
Gardening Made Easy 2:00 pm
Gardening Made Easy @ Various
Apr 30 @ 2:00 pm – 3:00 pm
Instructor: Jean Lake Our “Gardening Made Easy” program is back again, just in time for spring blooms! We will enjoy new garden experiences this year as we visit four different locations with gardeners who are[...]