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.
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
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.
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.
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.