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Nighttime Nonfiction Book Group

Thursday, 28 September 2017 - 7:00pm
Churchill's First War: Young Winston at War with the Afghans by Con Coughlin 444-7816
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Stephen McCullough Band

Thursday, 28 September 2017 - 7:00pm
Stephen McCullough Band plays a unique blend of deep-fried Southern funk, blues, and soul that'll put a smile on your face.

FREE EVENT
LIBRARY PLAZA
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Write Club with Guest Speaker

Saturday, 30 September 2017 - 10:30am
Meet and mingle with your fellow amateur poets and novelists. Flesh out your characters and tie-up those dangling plot threads! Swap material with other writers, or even read your work aloud. Share your stories and inspirations!

Write Club is a monthly forum for local amateur writers to meet and discuss their work. The goal of Write Club is to inspire and encourage literary involvement in the community by providing an environment in which local authors can network, share their writing and offer each other moral support and constructive criticism.

FREE EVENT
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DIRECT ACTION -⁠ A Tale of Two Governments in 1963 Birmingham Premiere Screening

Sunday, 1 October 2017 - 2:30pm
Direct Action is a film that explores a pivotal untold story of the civil rights movement in Birmingham between the years 1961-63. A small group of white lawyers and businessmen met with black leaders to orchestrate historic change in the local government and its segregation laws. Screening at 2:30 p.m. Q&A with the filmmaker Tommy V. Wier and reception to follow. 444-7840
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Sunday NovelTea

Sunday, 1 October 2017 - 3:00pm
A new fiction book group!

For more information call 444-7820.
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Friends of the Hoover Library Present The Gardens of Emily Dickinson

Monday, 2 October 2017 - 9:45am
The Gardens of Emily Dickinson presented by Master Gardener Jason Kirby. Refreshments at 9:45 a.m. Meeting begins at 10:00 a.m. Free and open to the public. 444-7840 Theatre Level Meeting Rooms 10:00 a.m.
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One-on-One Tech Help

Tuesday, 3 October 2017 - 10:00am
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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One-on-One Tech Help

Tuesday, 3 October 2017 - 11:00am
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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Adult ESL Classes

Tuesday, 3 October 2017 - 6:30pm
Beginner and Intermediate level English instruction for adult speakers of other native languages. Classes are free and no registration is required.
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Forgotten Alabama

Wednesday, 4 October 2017 - 1:00pm
Author and photographer Glenn Wills will share his journey about documenting Alabama's abandoned and forsaken treasures. 444-7840
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First Thursday Fiction Book Group

Thursday, 5 October 2017 - 10:00am
TBA
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Basic Excel (Part 1 of 2)

Thursday, 5 October 2017 - 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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English Conversation Club

Thursday, 5 October 2017 - 6:30pm
Informal English practice for speakers of other languages.

ADMINISTRATION CONFERENCE ROOM
FREE EVENT
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Marian McKay

Thursday, 5 October 2017 - 7:00pm
Jazz and blues singer McKay and her band will transport you to a bygone era of big bands and classic sounds.

FREE EVENT
LIBRARY PLAZA
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Coffee & Espresso 101: Discussion & Tasting

Saturday, 7 October 2017 - 10:00am
Learn about coffee, espresso, different methods of brewing, coffee sustainability practices and more. Class is $10 and includes light snacks & drink tastings. Limited seating! Reserve your spot at 205-518-6264.

East 59 Cafe on the Plaza, 10 am, 12 pm and 2 pm
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