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Friday Film Festival 2:00 pm
Friday Film Festival @ Downtown Library, Auditorium
Aug 2 @ 2:00 pm – 4:30 pm
Instructor: Jennifer Garlen Return to your childhood this term with four films featuring favorite child stars of Hollywood’s Golden Age. We’ll begin with Shirley Temple in the 1939 adaptation of The Little Princess. Roddy McDowall[...]
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Recurve Archery Basics 10:00 am
Recurve Archery Basics @ Custom Archery Center
Aug 6 @ 10:00 am – 11:00 am
Instructor: Laddy Ratliff In this one-time course you will get an overview of the recurve bow, the body mechanics involved with shooting it, and be able to shoot a bow yourself. The class is limited[...]
Laughter Club 11:00 am
Laughter Club @ 2FL
Aug 6 @ 11:00 am – 12:00 pm
Instructor: Anupama Ramesh This class will focus on discovering the art and benefit of laughter.  Laughter triggers the release of endorphins, the body’s natural feel-good chemical. Endorphins promote an overall sense of well-being and can[...]
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Spanish with Games 9:30 am
Spanish with Games @ 2FL
Aug 7 @ 9:30 am – 11:00 am
Instructor: Elaine Fredericksen, PhD This class welcomes all who want to experience Spanish—those who have never tried the language before as well as those who wish to practice what they have learned in the past.[...]
Beginner’s Olympic Recurve Archery 10:00 am
Beginner’s Olympic Recurve Archery @ Custom Archery Center
Aug 7 @ 10:00 am – 11:00 am
Instructor: Laddy Ratliff In this 4-week course you will begin the steps of shooting a recurve bow and the body mechanics involved with shooting a recurve bow. Throughout the course you will have the opportunity[...]
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Spanish with Games 9:30 am
Spanish with Games @ 2FL
Aug 9 @ 9:30 am – 11:00 am
Instructor: Elaine Fredericksen, PhD This class welcomes all who want to experience Spanish—those who have never tried the language before as well as those who wish to practice what they have learned in the past.[...]
Understanding Medicare 1:00 pm
Understanding Medicare @ Downtown Library Auditorium
Aug 9 @ 1:00 pm – 2:30 pm
Instructor: William Simmons The course will consist a of 4-part series discussing government-provided Medicare insurance. It will cover the services provided by Medicare A & B, costs, and those areas that are not covered. Included[...]
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Armchair Travel Series 2:00 pm
Armchair Travel Series @ Downtown Library Auditorium
Aug 12 @ 2:00 pm – 3:30 pm
Instructors: Barbara and Gary Hitt Travel from your Library Auditorium chair with LearningQUEST friends on “trips of your dreams” and enjoy excellent photographic adventures. Aug. 12: Barbara and Gary Hitt offer a multimedia presentation of[...]
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Intermediate Olympic Recurve Archery 10:00 am
Intermediate Olympic Recurve Archery @ Custom Archery Center
Aug 13 @ 10:00 am – 11:00 am
Instructor: Laddy Ratliff In this 4-week course, participants will continue perfecting the steps required in shooting a recurve bow. Throughout the course they will have the opportunity to practice everything they learned previously and begin[...]
Schools That Used To Be 10:00 am
Schools That Used To Be @ Downtown Library Auditorium
Aug 13 @ 10:00 am – 11:00 am
Instructor: William Hampton This class offers a look at numerous schools that have disappeared from Huntsville’s landscape. These include Councill High School, The Mill Schools (Joe Bradley, Lincoln, Rison and West Huntsville), Councill Training, West[...]
Laughter Club 11:00 am
Laughter Club @ 2FL
Aug 13 @ 11:00 am – 12:00 pm
Instructor: Anupama Ramesh This class will focus on discovering the art and benefit of laughter.  Laughter triggers the release of endorphins, the body’s natural feel-good chemical. Endorphins promote an overall sense of well-being and can[...]
International Dining Out 5:00 pm
International Dining Out @ Various
Aug 13 @ 5:00 pm – 8:00 pm
Join us monthly for an international dining experience. Starting in August, 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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Spanish with Games 9:30 am
Spanish with Games @ 2FL
Aug 14 @ 9:30 am – 11:00 am
Instructor: Elaine Fredericksen, PhD This class welcomes all who want to experience Spanish—those who have never tried the language before as well as those who wish to practice what they have learned in the past.[...]
Beginner’s Olympic Recurve Archery 10:00 am
Beginner’s Olympic Recurve Archery @ Custom Archery Center
Aug 14 @ 10:00 am – 11:00 am
Instructor: Laddy Ratliff In this 4-week course you will begin the steps of shooting a recurve bow and the body mechanics involved with shooting a recurve bow. Throughout the course you will have the opportunity[...]
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Famous Alabamians 10:00 am
Famous Alabamians @ Downtown Library Auditorium
Aug 15 @ 10:00 am – 11:00 am
Instructors: Various Aug. 15: Harper Lee – This fascinating, misunderstood southern writer authored To Kill A Mockingbird in 1960, after which she published only a few short essays. Fiercely private, she didn’t give interviews, explaining[...]
Prologue to Wine 1:30 pm
Prologue to Wine @ Edgewater Subdivision Clubhouse
Aug 15 @ 1:30 pm – 3:30 pm
Instructor: Kristen Lindelow Can you smell the melon, green apple, lemon, herbs, vanilla, or honeysuckle in that glass? In this introductory class, participants will learn how to sniff, swirl, sip, taste, savor, and discuss wine[...]
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Spanish with Games 9:30 am
Spanish with Games @ 2FL
Aug 16 @ 9:30 am – 11:00 am
Instructor: Elaine Fredericksen, PhD This class welcomes all who want to experience Spanish—those who have never tried the language before as well as those who wish to practice what they have learned in the past.[...]
Front Porch Conversations 1:30 pm
Front Porch Conversations @ Renee Pruitt Room, Downtown Library
Aug 16 @ 1:30 pm – 3:30 pm
Instructor: June Norton Conversations on topics of current social, philosophical, and political issues in a structured environment will allow each member of the class the opportunity to actively participate in the dialogue. Meaningful conversation involves[...]
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Adult Piano Lessons 10:30 am
Adult Piano Lessons @ AB Stephens Music,
Aug 19 @ 10:30 am – 11:45 am
Instructor: Jim Parker Chord style piano is a popular teaching method that quickly teaches students to play the piano without years of classical training. Class members will learn how to construct chords and create beautiful[...]
Armchair Travel Series 2:00 pm
Armchair Travel Series @ Downtown Library Auditorium
Aug 19 @ 2:00 pm – 3:30 pm
Instructor: Ed Bernstein Aug. 19: In July of last year, a group of LearningQUEST members travelled through the Canadian Rockies, including two days on the Rocky Mountaineer train. Ed Bernstein will report on this adventure,[...]
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Intermediate Olympic Recurve Archery 10:00 am
Intermediate Olympic Recurve Archery @ Custom Archery Center
Aug 20 @ 10:00 am – 11:00 am
Instructor: Laddy Ratliff In this 4-week course, participants will continue perfecting the steps required in shooting a recurve bow. Throughout the course they will have the opportunity to practice everything they learned previously and begin[...]
Prescription Drug Abuse 10:00 am
Prescription Drug Abuse @ AUD
Aug 20 @ 10:00 am – 11:30 am
Instructor: Karren Crowson and Teresa Taylor-Duncan This presentation, given by a local retired pharmacist and a law enforcement officer, describes how our nation’s opioid epidemic began with prescription abuse and how it has evolved into[...]
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Beautiful Aging 9:30 am
Beautiful Aging @ Downtown Library Auditorium
Aug 21 @ 9:30 am – 10:30 am
Instructor: Pam Frazier Life involves constant change, and how we nourish our body, mind, and spirit through life’s ups and downs determines how we look. Good choices provide a glow that shows on the outside.[...]
Spanish with Games 9:30 am
Spanish with Games @ 2FL
Aug 21 @ 9:30 am – 11:00 am
Instructor: Elaine Fredericksen, PhD This class welcomes all who want to experience Spanish—those who have never tried the language before as well as those who wish to practice what they have learned in the past.[...]
Beginner’s Olympic Recurve Archery 10:00 am
Beginner’s Olympic Recurve Archery @ Custom Archery Center
Aug 21 @ 10:00 am – 11:00 am
Instructor: Laddy Ratliff In this 4-week course you will begin the steps of shooting a recurve bow and the body mechanics involved with shooting a recurve bow. Throughout the course you will have the opportunity[...]
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Mind Mapping 10:00 am
Mind Mapping @ Downtown Library, 2nd Floor Events Room
Aug 22 @ 10:00 am – 12:00 pm
Instructor: Cindi Branham You have spent a lifetime gathering mental images and making associations; why not utilize that ability? Our minds work through electrical and chemical actions. Mind Mapping is a natural approach to organize[...]
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Spanish with Games 9:30 am
Spanish with Games @ 2FL
Aug 23 @ 9:30 am – 11:00 am
Instructor: Elaine Fredericksen, PhD This class welcomes all who want to experience Spanish—those who have never tried the language before as well as those who wish to practice what they have learned in the past.[...]
Understanding Medicare 1:00 pm
Understanding Medicare @ Downtown Library Auditorium
Aug 23 @ 1:00 pm – 2:30 pm
Instructor: William Simmons The course will consist a of 4-part series discussing government-provided Medicare insurance. It will cover the services provided by Medicare A & B, costs, and those areas that are not covered. Included[...]
Front Porch Conversations 1:30 pm
Front Porch Conversations @ Renee Pruitt Room, Downtown Library
Aug 23 @ 1:30 pm – 3:30 pm
Instructor: June Norton Conversations on topics of current social, philosophical, and political issues in a structured environment will allow each member of the class the opportunity to actively participate in the dialogue. Meaningful conversation involves[...]
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Adult Piano Lessons 10:30 am
Adult Piano Lessons @ AB Stephens Music,
Aug 26 @ 10:30 am – 11:45 am
Instructor: Jim Parker Chord style piano is a popular teaching method that quickly teaches students to play the piano without years of classical training. Class members will learn how to construct chords and create beautiful[...]
Armchair Traveler 2:00 pm
Armchair Traveler @ Downtown Library Auditorium
Aug 26 @ 2:00 pm – 3:30 pm
Instructor: Mary Ann Stasiak Aug. 26: Mary Ann Stasiak will discuss her trip to Italy and Casa Gregorio cooking school. The Amalfi Coast portion of the trip focused on Sorrento, the islands of Ischia and[...]
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Succulent Planters 9:30 am
Succulent Planters @ AB, Room beside auditorium
Aug 27 @ 9:30 am – 11:30 am
Instructor: David Hayes The popularity of succulents is on the rise within the gardening world today. Students in this workshop will create their own succulent planter while simultaneously learning the basics of establishing and working[...]
Intermediate Olympic Recurve Archery 10:00 am
Intermediate Olympic Recurve Archery @ Custom Archery Center
Aug 27 @ 10:00 am – 11:00 am
Instructor: Laddy Ratliff In this 4-week course, participants will continue perfecting the steps required in shooting a recurve bow. Throughout the course they will have the opportunity to practice everything they learned previously and begin[...]
Schools That Used To Be 10:00 am
Schools That Used To Be @ Downtown Library Auditorium
Aug 27 @ 10:00 am – 11:00 am
Instructor: William Hampton This class offers a look at numerous schools that have disappeared from Huntsville’s landscape. These include Councill High School, The Mill Schools (Joe Bradley, Lincoln, Rison and West Huntsville), Councill Training, West[...]
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Spanish with Games 9:30 am
Spanish with Games @ 2FL
Aug 28 @ 9:30 am – 11:00 am
Instructor: Elaine Fredericksen, PhD This class welcomes all who want to experience Spanish—those who have never tried the language before as well as those who wish to practice what they have learned in the past.[...]
Beginner’s Olympic Recurve Archery 10:00 am
Beginner’s Olympic Recurve Archery @ Custom Archery Center
Aug 28 @ 10:00 am – 11:00 am
Instructor: Laddy Ratliff In this 4-week course you will begin the steps of shooting a recurve bow and the body mechanics involved with shooting a recurve bow. Throughout the course you will have the opportunity[...]
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47-Handcrafted Greeting Cards 1:00 pm
47-Handcrafted Greeting Cards @ BCL
Aug 29 @ 1:00 pm – 2:30 pm
Instructor: Carol Edwards (Also offered Sept. 26 – Oct. 17, course #43. Please register for only one course.) The class theme this semester will be “Holiday Cards & Gifts.” Stamping is an art form that[...]
Lewter’s Hardware 1:00 pm
Lewter’s Hardware @ 2FL
Aug 29 @ 1:00 pm – 2:30 pm
Instructor: Don Lewter “If we don’t have it, you probably don’t need it.” Such was the philosophy expounded by the father of Don Lewter Sr., the original owner of Lewter Hardware after having bought it[...]
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Spanish with Games 9:30 am
Spanish with Games @ 2FL
Aug 30 @ 9:30 am – 11:00 am
Instructor: Elaine Fredericksen, PhD This class welcomes all who want to experience Spanish—those who have never tried the language before as well as those who wish to practice what they have learned in the past.[...]
Understanding Medicare 1:00 pm
Understanding Medicare @ Downtown Library Auditorium
Aug 30 @ 1:00 pm – 2:30 pm
Instructor: William Simmons The course will consist a of 4-part series discussing government-provided Medicare insurance. It will cover the services provided by Medicare A & B, costs, and those areas that are not covered. Included[...]
Front Porch Conversations 1:30 pm
Front Porch Conversations @ Renee Pruitt Room, Downtown Library
Aug 30 @ 1:30 pm – 3:30 pm
Instructor: June Norton Conversations on topics of current social, philosophical, and political issues in a structured environment will allow each member of the class the opportunity to actively participate in the dialogue. Meaningful conversation involves[...]
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