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Open Lab: Learning to Type

Thursday, 24 April 2014 - 10:00am
This is an open lab where patrons can use Keyboarding software to improve their typing skills. No sign-up is necessary, and walk-ins are encouraged. The class is free of charge.
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Rob Alley Quintet with Jil Chambless

Thursday, 24 April 2014 - 6:30pm
Rob Alley Quintent with Jil Chambless performs An Alabama Songbook, featuring selections from Byron Arnold's "Folk Songs of Alabama."

Arnold, a professor at the University of Alabama from 1938 to 1948, spent much of his time traveling and collecting folk songs from throughout the state. His book, FOLK SONGS OF ALABAMA, was published by the University of Alabama Press in 1950 though he had moved on to USC by this time. It is believed that many of these songs would have vanished into obscurity if not for Arnold's efforts.
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Author Time @ Hoover Library: Sam Kean

Thursday, 24 April 2014 - 7:00pm
Join us for a discussion of the book "The Disappearing Spoon" by Sam Kean. The author, Sam Kean, will join us via SKYPE.
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Write Club

Saturday, 26 April 2014 - 10:30am
Meet fellow poets and novelists, flesh out your characters, tie up those dangling plot threads and share your inspirations!

Write Club, the library's monthly forum for amateur writers, will encourage your literary aspirations by providing an environment for you to network, share your writing, receive moral support and offer constructive criticism.

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PowerPoint: Crash Course!

Saturday, 26 April 2014 - 2:00pm
This class gives patrons a crash course in the fundamentals of Microsoft PowerPoint, a
multimedia presentation application. It covers an introduction
to the application and how to perform common tasks.
Microsoft PowerPoint is a digital version of a the traditional
slide show. PowerPoint allows you to organize, illustrate,
and present your ideas in a multimedia presentation.
This class covers the use of clipart, WordArt, charts and
graphs, slide templates and presentation options.
The class is free of charge and designed for all library users
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Mason Atkins, guitar

Sunday, 27 April 2014 - 2:30pm
Join us for an afternoon of jazz and blues with guitarist Mason Atkins.

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Monday at the Movies: The Importance of Being Earnest

Monday, 28 April 2014 - 2:00pm
In 1890s London, two friends use the same pseudonym ("Ernest") for their on-the-sly activities. Hilarity ensues with instances of mistaken identity after they both fall in love with women they met while using the name Ernest.

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97 minutes

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Monday at the Movies: The Importance of Being Earnest

Monday, 28 April 2014 - 6:30pm
In 1890s London, two friends use the same pseudonym ("Ernest") for their on-the-sly activities. Hilarity ensues with instances of mistaken identity after they both fall in love with women they met while using the name Ernest.

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97 minutes

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Celebrate Turkey

Tuesday, 29 April 2014 - 6:30pm
Join us for Turkish food and entertainment. Fun for the whole family! Library Plaza

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Adult English Classes

Tuesday, 29 April 2014 - 6:30pm
Join us on Tuesday evenings to learn basic or intermediate level English. Classes are free and no registration is required. For more information, call 444-7820.
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How to Start a Business in Hoover

Wednesday, 30 April 2014 - 9:15am
This program will teach you everything about starting and running a new business in Hoover.
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Basic Excel (Part 2 of 2)

Wednesday, 30 April 2014 - 6:00pm
This class is designed to introduce new users to Microsoft Excel, a spreadsheet application. It covers an introduction to the application and how to perform common tasks through the use of menus and toolbars.
The class includes a demonstration of the application and its basic features, along with guidance on how to use the ribbon interface. Includes step-by-step instructions on how to create and edit spreadsheets.
The class is free of charge and designed for library patrons who are new to Microsoft Excel.
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Open Lab: Computer Help

Thursday, 1 May 2014 - 10:00am
This is an open lab where patrons can ask questions about computers and related technology issues. No sign-up is neccessary, and walk-ins are encouraged. The class is free of charge.
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First Thursday Fiction Book Group: The Son by Philipp Meyer

Thursday, 1 May 2014 - 10:00am
Join us as we discuss THE SON by Philipp Meyer.

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The Library Theatre 2013-2014 Season

Friday, 2 May 2014 - 8:00pm
This show is part of The Library Theatre's 2013-2014 season.
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