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Wednesday Walk & Talk

Wednesday, 27 July 2016 - 8:30am
Every Wednesday in June and July, log some steps and chat about books, movies and more during an easy stroll around Howard Lake before the library opens. The walk begins and ends at the main library entrance. Call 444-7841 in case of inclement weather.
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Nighttime Nonfiction Book Group

Thursday, 28 July 2016 - 7:00pm
Join the Nighttime Nonfiction Book Group as we discuss In the Kingdom of Ice by Hampton Sides. 444-7840
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Discoveries in the Making - Cystic Fibrosis: A New Approach

Monday, 1 August 2016 - 6:30pm
Discoveries in the Making is an educational outreach program that seeks to share the newest research and exciting progress being made by UAB graduate students. This month features Kathryn Oliver presenting "Cystic Fibrosis: A New Approach to Correcting the Basic Defect." Cystic Fibrosis (CF) is a genetic disease that causes mucus buildup in the lungs, pancreas and intestines. As a result, patients with CF are unable to digest nutrients, leading to persistent lung infections and progressive difficulty breathing.
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Helping Hands

Monday, 8 August 2016 - 3:00pm
Drop in to make newspaper rolls for a local humane society. Adults and teens. 444-7840
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Daytime Nonfiction Book Group

Tuesday, 9 August 2016 - 10:30am
The President's Club: Inside the World's Most Exclusive Fraternity by Nancy Gibbs. 444-7840
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All Day Color & Chill

Friday, 12 August 2016 - 9:00am
Coloring books aren’t just for kids! Bring your friends, choose a picture page and let the colors flow as you chat and unwind. Adults and teens. FREE. 444-7840
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Purl @ the Plaza

Saturday, 13 August 2016 - 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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Glue Gun Gang: Watermelon Wreath

Tuesday, 16 August 2016 - 6:30pm
Make a fluffy watermelon-inspired wreath using tulle. Adults only * Free! Reservations required. Sign up begins August 1. 444-7840

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Glue Gun Gang: Watermelon Wreath

Thursday, 18 August 2016 - 10:30am
Make a fluffy watermelon-inspired wreath using tulle. Adults only * Free! Reservations required. Sign up begins August 1. 444-7840

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After Hours @ the Plaza: Library Bingo

Friday, 19 August 2016 - 7:00pm
Round up your family and friends to compete for great prizes while playing a classic game with a library twist. Refreshments provided. For more information, please call the Circulation Department at 444-⁠7800.
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Nighttime Nonfiction Book Group

Thursday, 25 August 2016 - 7:00pm
The Wright Brothers by David McCullough. 444-7840
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Write Club

Saturday, 27 August 2016 - 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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How to Find Grants

Saturday, 3 September 2016 - 10:30am
Learn how to find grants using resources available through The Funding Information Network. Reservations required. Free. 444-7840
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How to Find Grants

Sunday, 4 September 2016 - 2:30pm
Learn how to find grants using resources available through The Funding Information Network. Reservations required. 444-7840
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All Day Color & Chill

Friday, 9 September 2016 - 9:00am
Coloring books aren’t just for kids! Bring your friends, choose a picture page and let the colors flow as you chat and unwind. Adults and teens. FREE. 444-7840
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