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iPhone Photography 10:00 am
iPhone Photography @ Downtown Library, 2nd Floor Events Room
Aug 1 @ 10:00 am – 11:30 am
Instructor: Charles Gattis This course will focus primarily on iPhone photography, but should be applicable to any smart phone. It will begin with basic concepts to improve photography such as color, lighting, composition, background, foreground,[...]
von Braun Families 1:00 pm
von Braun Families @ Downtown Library Auditorium
Aug 1 @ 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;[...]
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Intro to Astronomy 10:00 am
Intro to Astronomy @ Downtown Library, 2nd Floor Events Room
Aug 2 @ 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[...]
1-Handcrafted Cards 1:00 pm
1-Handcrafted Cards @ Bailey Cove Library
Aug 2 @ 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[...]
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Friday Film Fest 2:00 pm
Friday Film Fest @ Downtown Library Auditorium
Aug 3 @ 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:[...]
Mark with Style 2:30 pm
Mark with Style @ Downtown Library, A/B
Aug 3 @ 2:30 pm – 4:00 pm
Instructor: Lori Connors This class will allow students to design their very own keepsake bookmarks using a variety of media, including punched out paper designs, scrapbooking paper, and ribbon. The course will incorporate elements of[...]
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AL Local Government 9:30 am
AL Local Government @ Madison Public Library
Aug 6 @ 9:30 am – 11:00 am
Instructor: Arthur S. Kirkindall This course offers an overview of the Alabama Constitution and how it affects local governments. The presenter will explain the differences between county and city governments and their respective limitations and[...]
Nutrition 9:30 am
Nutrition @ Downtown Library, 2nd Floor Events Room
Aug 6 @ 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
Aug 6 @ 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[...]
Armchair Travel 1:30 pm
Armchair Travel @ Downtown Library Auditorium
Aug 6 @ 1:30 pm – 3:00 pm
Instructors: Barbara and Gary Hitt  Aug 6:  Exotic India, Tigers and Taj Mahal, Peacocks and People Tour India through a multimedia presentation to India with scenes of tigers, exotic wildlife, beautiful birds, the Taj Mahal, and the[...]
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Photography Masters 10:00 am
Photography Masters @ Downtown Library Auditorium
Aug 7 @ 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[...]
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iPhone Photography 10:00 am
iPhone Photography @ Downtown Library, 2nd Floor Events Room
Aug 8 @ 10:00 am – 11:30 am
Instructor: Charles Gattis This course will focus primarily on iPhone photography, but should be applicable to any smart phone. It will begin with basic concepts to improve photography such as color, lighting, composition, background, foreground,[...]
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Intro to Astronomy 10:00 am
Intro to Astronomy @ Downtown Library, 2nd Floor Events Room
Aug 9 @ 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[...]
1-Handcrafted Cards 1:00 pm
1-Handcrafted Cards @ Bailey Cove Library
Aug 9 @ 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[...]
American Art: Part 1 1:30 pm
American Art: Part 1 @ Downtown Library Auditorium
Aug 9 @ 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,[...]
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Understanding Medicare 1:00 pm
Understanding Medicare @ Downtown Library Auditorium
Aug 10 @ 1:00 pm – 2:30 pm
Instructor: William Simmons The course is a four-part series discussing government-provided Medicare insurance. This program will cover the services provided by Medicare A & B, costs, and areas that are not covered. Included will be[...]
Mark with Style 2:30 pm
Mark with Style @ Downtown Library, A/B
Aug 10 @ 2:30 pm – 4:00 pm
Instructor: Lori Connors This class will allow students to design their very own keepsake bookmarks using a variety of media, including punched out paper designs, scrapbooking paper, and ribbon. The course will incorporate elements of[...]
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AL Local Government 9:30 am
AL Local Government @ Madison Public Library
Aug 13 @ 9:30 am – 11:00 am
Instructor: Arthur S. Kirkindall This course offers an overview of the Alabama Constitution and how it affects local governments. The presenter will explain the differences between county and city governments and their respective limitations and[...]
Int/Advanced French 10:30 am
Int/Advanced French @ 825 Mira Vista Drive
Aug 13 @ 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[...]
Armchair Traveler 1:30 pm
Armchair Traveler @ Downtown Library Auditorium
Aug 13 @ 1:30 pm – 3:00 pm
Instructor: Ray Mulcahy Aug 13: Photo Journal of Grand Canyon Hikes A photo journal of four hikes into the Grand Canyon from both the North and South Rims down to the Colorado River, including scenes of[...]
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Photography Masters 10:00 am
Photography Masters @ Downtown Library Auditorium
Aug 14 @ 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[...]
Int’l Dining Out 5:00 pm
Int’l Dining Out @ Various
Aug 14 @ 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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iPhone Photography 10:00 am
iPhone Photography @ Downtown Library, 2nd Floor Events Room
Aug 15 @ 10:00 am – 11:30 am
Instructor: Charles Gattis This course will focus primarily on iPhone photography, but should be applicable to any smart phone. It will begin with basic concepts to improve photography such as color, lighting, composition, background, foreground,[...]
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Intro to Astronomy 10:00 am
Intro to Astronomy @ Downtown Library, 2nd Floor Events Room
Aug 16 @ 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[...]
1-Handcrafted Cards 1:00 pm
1-Handcrafted Cards @ Bailey Cove Library
Aug 16 @ 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[...]
American Art: Part 1 1:30 pm
American Art: Part 1 @ Downtown Library Auditorium
Aug 16 @ 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,[...]
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Understanding Medicare 1:00 pm
Understanding Medicare @ Downtown Library Auditorium
Aug 17 @ 1:00 pm – 2:30 pm
Instructor: William Simmons The course is a four-part series discussing government-provided Medicare insurance. This program will cover the services provided by Medicare A & B, costs, and areas that are not covered. Included will be[...]
Mark with Style 2:30 pm
Mark with Style @ Downtown Library, A/B
Aug 17 @ 2:30 pm – 4:00 pm
Instructor: Lori Connors This class will allow students to design their very own keepsake bookmarks using a variety of media, including punched out paper designs, scrapbooking paper, and ribbon. The course will incorporate elements of[...]
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AL Local Government 9:30 am
AL Local Government @ Madison Public Library
Aug 20 @ 9:30 am – 11:00 am
Instructor: Arthur S. Kirkindall This course offers an overview of the Alabama Constitution and how it affects local governments. The presenter will explain the differences between county and city governments and their respective limitations and[...]
Int/Advanced French 10:30 am
Int/Advanced French @ 825 Mira Vista Drive
Aug 20 @ 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[...]
Armchair Traveler 1:30 pm
Armchair Traveler @ Downtown Library Auditorium
Aug 20 @ 1:30 pm – 3:00 pm
Instructor: Tom Ress Aug 20: Into Antarctica At the bottom of the world lies an untouched land of incredible scenery, blue icebergs, and photogenic wildlife. This is Antarctica, unlike anywhere else on the planet. Hear stories[...]
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Photography Masters 10:00 am
Photography Masters @ Downtown Library Auditorium
Aug 21 @ 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[...]
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iPhone Photography 10:00 am
iPhone Photography @ Downtown Library, 2nd Floor Events Room
Aug 22 @ 10:00 am – 11:30 am
Instructor: Charles Gattis This course will focus primarily on iPhone photography, but should be applicable to any smart phone. It will begin with basic concepts to improve photography such as color, lighting, composition, background, foreground,[...]
Long Term Care 1:00 pm
Long Term Care @ Downtown Library Auditorium
Aug 22 @ 1:00 pm – 2:30 pm
Instructor: Jeff (JJ) Jones With increasing life expectancy comes the risk of needing long-term care (LTC) at some point in a person’s life. Care in a facility or at home is extremely expensive, and the[...]
Vietnam Revisited 1:30 pm
Vietnam Revisited @ Downtown Library, 2nd Floor Events Room
Aug 22 @ 1:30 pm – 3:00 pm
Instructor: Skip Vaughn Sharing what the veterans have told him has become Skip Vaughn’s passion. He is a longtime writer and editor for the Redstone Rocket, which is the Army’s weekly newspaper at Redstone Arsenal. Since[...]
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Intro to Astronomy 10:00 am
Intro to Astronomy @ Downtown Library, 2nd Floor Events Room
Aug 23 @ 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[...]
Topiary Design 1:00 pm
Topiary Design @ Downtown Library, 2nd Floor Events Room
Aug 23 @ 1:00 pm – 3:00 pm
Instructor: Jerry Williamson Jerry Williamson of Bishop’s Flowers, will describe how to create a beautiful Secret Garden Topiary. He will demonstrate the use of a variety of textures and fields of depth to create interesting[...]
American Art: Part 1 1:30 pm
American Art: Part 1 @ Downtown Library Auditorium
Aug 23 @ 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,[...]
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Understanding Medicare 1:00 pm
Understanding Medicare @ Downtown Library Auditorium
Aug 24 @ 1:00 pm – 2:30 pm
Instructor: William Simmons The course is a four-part series discussing government-provided Medicare insurance. This program will cover the services provided by Medicare A & B, costs, and areas that are not covered. Included will be[...]
Mark with Style 2:30 pm
Mark with Style @ Downtown Library, A/B
Aug 24 @ 2:30 pm – 4:00 pm
Instructor: Lori Connors This class will allow students to design their very own keepsake bookmarks using a variety of media, including punched out paper designs, scrapbooking paper, and ribbon. The course will incorporate elements of[...]
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Int/Advanced French 10:30 am
Int/Advanced French @ 825 Mira Vista Drive
Aug 27 @ 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[...]
Armchair Traveler 1:30 pm
Armchair Traveler @ Downtown Library Auditorium
Aug 27 @ 1:30 pm – 3:00 pm
Instructor: Bill Case Aug 27: Easter Island Adventure A description of one of the most remote inhabited islands in the world. This presentation will cover the logistics to get there, the island’s “vibe” and intriguing history,[...]
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Photography Masters 10:00 am
Photography Masters @ Downtown Library Auditorium
Aug 28 @ 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[...]
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Intro to Astronomy 10:00 am
Intro to Astronomy @ Downtown Library, 2nd Floor Events Room
Aug 30 @ 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
Aug 30 @ 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[...]
American Art: Part 1 1:30 pm
American Art: Part 1 @ Downtown Library Auditorium
Aug 30 @ 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,[...]
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Understanding Medicare 1:00 pm
Understanding Medicare @ Downtown Library Auditorium
Aug 31 @ 1:00 pm – 2:30 pm
Instructor: William Simmons The course is a four-part series discussing government-provided Medicare insurance. This program will cover the services provided by Medicare A & B, costs, and areas that are not covered. Included will be[...]