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Spanish Conversation Club

Tuesday, 9 May 2017 - 7:00pm
Adults (17+) are invited to practice their Spanish and celebrate the culture. All fluency levels are welcome.
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HICA Mother's Day Celebration

Wednesday, 10 May 2017 - 10:00am
Hispanic Interest Coalition of Alabama presents a Mother's Day celebration.
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Basic Word (Part 2 of 2)

Thursday, 11 May 2017 - 10:00am
This class is designed to introduce you to Microsoft Word, a word processing application. It covers an introduction to the application and how to perform common tasks through the use of menus and tool bars.

The class includes a demonstration of the application and its basic features, along with guidance on how to maneuver through the menus and tool bars. Includes step-by-step instructions on sentence and paragraph formatting, setting tabs, creating tables, setting margins, and printing documents.
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Glue Gun Gang: Cut Up Poetry and Decoupaged Votives

Thursday, 11 May 2017 - 10:30am
Create cut-up poetry using damaged books and decoupage a glass jar with your poem to create a candle holder. Adults only. Registration begins on May 1 and is required. 444-7840
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Building Characters That Stand the Test of Time

Saturday, 13 May 2017 - 10:30am
Author Michael Morris will lead a writer's workshop that will feature writing exercises using photographs to develop ideas for historical or contemporary fiction. These exercises focus on developing compelling characters and settings that can be used to launch a short story or even the beginning of a novel. Reservations required. 444-7840
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Purl @ the Plaza

Saturday, 13 May 2017 - 1:00pm
Join old friends and make new ones at this crafty meeting of all fiber enthusiasts! Bring your yarn and knit, crochet or embroider with us.

FREE EVENT!
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One-on-One Tech Help

Saturday, 13 May 2017 - 2:00pm
This is a one hour open lab where patrons can ask questions about computers and related technology issues. Patrons must sign up ahead of time. One slot per patron. The class is free of charge.
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May Glue Gun Gang: Cut Up Poetry and Decoupaged Votives

Sunday, 14 May 2017 - 3:00pm
Create cut-up poetry using damaged books and decoupage a glass jar with your poem to create a candle holder. Adults only. Registration begins on May 1 and is required. 444-7840
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Neuroscience Cafe: Adolescent Psychosis

Monday, 15 May 2017 - 6:30pm
"Identification and Treatment of Psychosis in Young People: Experience from a First Episode Psychosis Clinic" presented by the UAB Comprehensive Neuroscience Center. The discussion will be led by Clinton Martin, MD, Assistant Professor of Psychiatry, and Adrienne Lahti, MD, Professor of Psychiatry. NEUROSCIENCE CAFE is an ongoing series in which experts in the neurosciences present topics, create discussion and answer questions for the community. 444-7840
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Basic Excel (Part 1 of 2)

Tuesday, 16 May 2017 - 10:00am
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 tool bars.

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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French Conversation Club

Tuesday, 16 May 2017 - 7:00pm
Adults of all fluency levels are invited to practice their French and celebrate the culture.
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Basic Excel (Part 2 of 2)

Thursday, 18 May 2017 - 10:00am
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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Trivia Night: General Knowledge

Thursday, 18 May 2017 - 7:00pm
Compete for prizes in our monthly trivia night. While we usually have themed trivia nights, May will be a general trivia night.

FREE EVENT
LIBRARY PLAZA
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Summer Reading Kickoff

Saturday, 20 May 2017 - 10:00am
Kickoff summer reading with us at Veterans Park. Inflatables, crafts,
games, airbrush tattoos, petting zoo and much more!
FREE EVENT
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Andy Spain

Sunday, 21 May 2017 - 2:30pm
Singer/songwriter writes eclectic but accessible songs that merge folkways with futurism in a style he calls "sci-folk."

FREE EVENT
LIBRARY PLAZA
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