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Overdoing a Good Thing 10:00 am
Overdoing a Good Thing @ AUD
Aug 1 @ 10:00 am – 11:00 am
Instructor: Pam Frazier Did you know overeating highly nutritious foods can create disease in your body? Pam Frazier will discuss how overeating nutritious foods and plant foods with high oxalates can create kidney stones, heart[...]
Mah Jongg 1:00 pm
Mah Jongg @ Downtown Library, A
Aug 1 @ 1:00 pm – 4:00 pm
Leader: Janet Tedrow Mah Jongg players of all levels meet weekly on Mondays to play. Beginners class is available upon request. For more information, contact Janet Tedrow at wftedrow@aol.com.
Great Conversations 3:00 pm
Great Conversations @ ONLINE
Aug 1 @ 3:00 pm – 4:30 pm
Leaders: Kathleen Redman and Bob Stagg This literary discussion group reads one selection each week and discusses the author, time period, and relevance in today’s world. Since there is a new selection each week, prior[...]
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British Royals (Part 2) 10:30 am
British Royals (Part 2) @ Downtown Library Auditorium
Aug 2 @ 10:30 am – 12:00 pm
Instructor: Guy Collins In this two-part survey of famous English monarchs, participants can discover the fascinating stories of many royals who ruled in England. Part 2 (Fall Term) will begin with the Stuarts and end[...]
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Let’s Draw 10:00 am
Let’s Draw @ 2FL
Aug 3 @ 10:00 am – 11:30 am
Instructor: Mary McGaha Drawing has traditionally been taught first to help artists move on to other media such as painting, printmaking, etc. In other words, drawing is a basic building block that helps artists create[...]
Intermediate Spanish 1:00 pm
Intermediate Spanish @ 2FL
Aug 3 @ 1:00 pm – 2:30 pm
Instructor: Dr. Elaine Fredericksen This course is designed for students who have some background in Spanish and who wish to become more fluent in speaking and reading the language. You do not need advanced skills,[...]
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Hand and Foot 1:00 pm
Hand and Foot @ A
Aug 4 @ 1:00 pm – 4:00 pm
Leaders: Betsy Prescott and Janet Tedrow Everyone, beginner to expert, is welcome to play the Hand and Foot variation of Canasta. Instruction and “cheat sheets” are provided upon request. For further information, contact Betsy Prescott[...]
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Friday Film Festival: Robert Mitchum 2:00 pm
Friday Film Festival: Robert Mitchum @ Downtown Library Auditorium
Aug 5 @ 2:00 pm – 4:30 pm
Instructor: Jennifer Garlen Class members will appreciate the light and dark sides of classic Hollywood icon Robert Mitchum with four films from the actor’s long career. We’ll open with the film noir favorite, Out of[...]
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Mah Jongg 1:00 pm
Mah Jongg @ Downtown Library, A
Aug 8 @ 1:00 pm – 4:00 pm
Leader: Janet Tedrow Mah Jongg players of all levels meet weekly on Mondays to play. Beginners class is available upon request. For more information, contact Janet Tedrow at wftedrow@aol.com.
Great Conversations 3:00 pm
Great Conversations @ ONLINE
Aug 8 @ 3:00 pm – 4:30 pm
Leaders: Kathleen Redman and Bob Stagg This literary discussion group reads one selection each week and discusses the author, time period, and relevance in today’s world. Since there is a new selection each week, prior[...]
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Adult Coloring 10:00 am
Adult Coloring @ South Library (Classroom)
Aug 9 @ 10:00 am – 11:30 am
Instructor: Wanda Shoultes This special interest group invites participants to gather once a month for adult coloring and camaraderie. We will use adult coloring books/pages and whatever medium you prefer, including colored pencils, brush markers,[...]
British Royals (Part 2) 10:30 am
British Royals (Part 2) @ Downtown Library Auditorium
Aug 9 @ 10:30 am – 12:00 pm
Instructor: Guy Collins In this two-part survey of famous English monarchs, participants can discover the fascinating stories of many royals who ruled in England. Part 2 (Fall Term) will begin with the Stuarts and end[...]
International Dining Out 5:00 pm
International Dining Out @ Various
Aug 9 @ 5:00 pm – 8:00 pm
Instructor: Jane Wodtke Join us monthly for an international dining experience. Starting in Aug, we will eat and critique Italian, Vietnamese, Greek, Indian, Thai and other cuisines in and around the Huntsville area.
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Intermediate Spanish 1:00 pm
Intermediate Spanish @ 2FL
Aug 10 @ 1:00 pm – 2:30 pm
Instructor: Dr. Elaine Fredericksen This course is designed for students who have some background in Spanish and who wish to become more fluent in speaking and reading the language. You do not need advanced skills,[...]
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Gentlemen Prefer Blondes 1:00 pm
Gentlemen Prefer Blondes @ AUD
Aug 11 @ 1:00 pm – 2:30 pm
Instructor: Mary Pat Riley Marilyn Monroe had an indescribable, luminous on-screen presence that quickly found favor with the movie-going public. In 1953, the overwhelming back-to-back wallop of Niagara, Gentlemen Prefer Blondes and How to Marry[...]
Hand and Foot 1:00 pm
Hand and Foot @ A
Aug 11 @ 1:00 pm – 4:00 pm
Leaders: Betsy Prescott and Janet Tedrow Everyone, beginner to expert, is welcome to play the Hand and Foot variation of Canasta. Instruction and “cheat sheets” are provided upon request. For further information, contact Betsy Prescott[...]
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Pirates of the Caribbean 10:00 am
Pirates of the Caribbean @ AUD
Aug 12 @ 10:00 am – 11:30 am
Instructor: Benerson Little The course covers the real history of the pirates of the  Caribbean during their heyday from 1655 to 1728, followed by a discussion of the myths, works of fiction, and films they[...]
Let’s Make a Bracelet 2:00 pm
Let’s Make a Bracelet @ SLib
Aug 12 @ 2:00 pm – 3:30 pm
Instruct: Wanda Shoultes Making a bracelet, with colors chosen to match your favorite outfit, or to go with everything, is fun and easy. Caution: making your first piece of jewelry can lead to beading addiction.[...]
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Jack and the Beanstalk 11:00 am
Jack and the Beanstalk @ Trinity United Methodist Church
Aug 13 @ 11:00 am – 12:00 pm
Instructor: Opera Huntsville Opera Huntsville will present a 40-minute humorous operatic version in English of “Jack and the Beanstalk” based upon scenes from the operettas of Sir Arthur Sullivan. Beautiful music and costumes, together with[...]
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Mah Jongg 1:00 pm
Mah Jongg @ Downtown Library, A
Aug 15 @ 1:00 pm – 4:00 pm
Leader: Janet Tedrow Mah Jongg players of all levels meet weekly on Mondays to play. Beginners class is available upon request. For more information, contact Janet Tedrow at wftedrow@aol.com.
Great Conversations 3:00 pm
Great Conversations @ ONLINE
Aug 15 @ 3:00 pm – 4:30 pm
Leaders: Kathleen Redman and Bob Stagg This literary discussion group reads one selection each week and discusses the author, time period, and relevance in today’s world. Since there is a new selection each week, prior[...]
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British Royals (Part 2) 10:30 am
British Royals (Part 2) @ Downtown Library Auditorium
Aug 16 @ 10:30 am – 12:00 pm
Instructor: Guy Collins In this two-part survey of famous English monarchs, participants can discover the fascinating stories of many royals who ruled in England. Part 2 (Fall Term) will begin with the Stuarts and end[...]
Board Meeting 1:00 pm
Board Meeting @ Downtown Library
Aug 16 @ 1:00 pm – 2:00 pm
 
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Front Porch Conversations 1:00 pm
Front Porch Conversations @ 2FL or Online
Aug 17 @ 1:00 pm – 2:30 pm
Leader: Larry West Topics of current social, philosophical, and political issues will be considered, with civility, in a structured environment which allows each member of the class an opportunity to actively participate in the dialogue.[...]
Intermediate Spanish 1:00 pm
Intermediate Spanish @ 2FL
Aug 17 @ 1:00 pm – 2:30 pm
Instructor: Dr. Elaine Fredericksen This course is designed for students who have some background in Spanish and who wish to become more fluent in speaking and reading the language. You do not need advanced skills,[...]
Knitting 2:00 pm
Knitting @ A, ONLINE
Aug 17 @ 2:00 pm – 3:00 pm
Leader: Barbara Ward Knitters of all skill levels meet to share their talents, ideas, and projects. We seldom solve world problems, but we always have fun. We will meet in person the first Wednesday of[...]
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Hand and Foot 1:00 pm
Hand and Foot @ A
Aug 18 @ 1:00 pm – 4:00 pm
Leaders: Betsy Prescott and Janet Tedrow Everyone, beginner to expert, is welcome to play the Hand and Foot variation of Canasta. Instruction and “cheat sheets” are provided upon request. For further information, contact Betsy Prescott[...]
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Computers, Cameras and Questing 9:30 am
Computers, Cameras and Questing @ Downtown Library, 2nd Floor Events Room
Aug 19 @ 9:30 am – 12:00 pm
Leader: Glenn Nettleton This SIG starts with several videos and images that will stir your imagination. Members receive a monthly newsletter and an email reminder about the meeting. A few of the newsletter technology topics[...]
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Bunco 9:30 am
Bunco @ Downtown Library, A
Aug 22 @ 9:30 am – 12:00 pm
Leader: Joy Anderson Come join us for a fun-filled morning of Bunco. Bunco is a social dice game played in teams of four involving 100% luck and very little skill. The rules are simple and[...]
Huntsville’s Dynamic Future 1:00 pm
Huntsville’s Dynamic Future @ North Library
Aug 22 @ 1:00 pm – 2:30 pm
Instructors: Ken Smith and Dennis Madsen Two city leaders will present their perspective on Huntsville’s projected/predicted future: Ken Smith, Director of Research and Information Systems for the Huntsville/Madison County Chamber of Commerce; and Dennis Madsen,[...]
Mah Jongg 1:00 pm
Mah Jongg @ Downtown Library, A
Aug 22 @ 1:00 pm – 4:00 pm
Leader: Janet Tedrow Mah Jongg players of all levels meet weekly on Mondays to play. Beginners class is available upon request. For more information, contact Janet Tedrow at wftedrow@aol.com.
Great Conversations 3:00 pm
Great Conversations @ ONLINE
Aug 22 @ 3:00 pm – 4:30 pm
Leaders: Kathleen Redman and Bob Stagg This literary discussion group reads one selection each week and discusses the author, time period, and relevance in today’s world. Since there is a new selection each week, prior[...]
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British Royals (Part 2) 10:30 am
British Royals (Part 2) @ Downtown Library Auditorium
Aug 23 @ 10:30 am – 12:00 pm
Instructor: Guy Collins In this two-part survey of famous English monarchs, participants can discover the fascinating stories of many royals who ruled in England. Part 2 (Fall Term) will begin with the Stuarts and end[...]
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Intermediate Spanish 1:00 pm
Intermediate Spanish @ 2FL
Aug 24 @ 1:00 pm – 2:30 pm
Instructor: Dr. Elaine Fredericksen This course is designed for students who have some background in Spanish and who wish to become more fluent in speaking and reading the language. You do not need advanced skills,[...]
Poets’ Corner 1:30 pm
Poets’ Corner @ FCR, 2nd Floor or Online
Aug 24 @ 1:30 pm – 3:00 pm
Leader: Liz Hall This special interest group is for members who enjoy reading or writing poetry and want to share that enjoyment with others. Whether you are a neophyte or a published poet, come join[...]
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Hand and Foot 1:00 pm
Hand and Foot @ A
Aug 25 @ 1:00 pm – 4:00 pm
Leaders: Betsy Prescott and Janet Tedrow Everyone, beginner to expert, is welcome to play the Hand and Foot variation of Canasta. Instruction and “cheat sheets” are provided upon request. For further information, contact Betsy Prescott[...]
Straight Talk about Vapes and Drugs 6:00 pm
Straight Talk about Vapes and Drugs @ SLib
Aug 25 @ 6:00 pm – 7:30 pm
Instructors: AnnMarie Martin, Wendy Reeves Do you know the toxic truth that’s hiding behind the sweet smells of electronic cigarettes, aka vapes? Do you know how many cigarettes’ worth of the addictive drug nicotine is[...]
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Exploring Whitman Alabama 12:30 pm
Exploring Whitman Alabama @ 2FL
Aug 26 @ 12:30 pm – 1:30 pm
Instructor: Walter Thames Whitman Alabama is a series of videos that feature Alabama citizens, selected from around the state, reading portions of Walt Whitman’s Song of Myself.In the class, we will view each performance, explore[...]
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Mah Jongg 1:00 pm
Mah Jongg @ Downtown Library, A
Aug 29 @ 1:00 pm – 4:00 pm
Leader: Janet Tedrow Mah Jongg players of all levels meet weekly on Mondays to play. Beginners class is available upon request. For more information, contact Janet Tedrow at wftedrow@aol.com.
Great Conversations 3:00 pm
Great Conversations @ ONLINE
Aug 29 @ 3:00 pm – 4:30 pm
Leaders: Kathleen Redman and Bob Stagg This literary discussion group reads one selection each week and discusses the author, time period, and relevance in today’s world. Since there is a new selection each week, prior[...]
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British Royals (Part 2) 10:30 am
British Royals (Part 2) @ Downtown Library Auditorium
Aug 30 @ 10:30 am – 12:00 pm
Instructor: Guy Collins In this two-part survey of famous English monarchs, participants can discover the fascinating stories of many royals who ruled in England. Part 2 (Fall Term) will begin with the Stuarts and end[...]
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Intermediate Spanish 1:00 pm
Intermediate Spanish @ 2FL
Aug 31 @ 1:00 pm – 2:30 pm
Instructor: Dr. Elaine Fredericksen This course is designed for students who have some background in Spanish and who wish to become more fluent in speaking and reading the language. You do not need advanced skills,[...]