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After Hours @ the Plaza: Game Nite

Friday, 25 July 2014 - 7:00pm
Enjoy video games, Apples to Apples, Scrabble, Munchkin, Fluxx and more.
Have a game you’d like to share? Bring it with you! 7:00 p.m. - 10 p.m.

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Write Club

Saturday, 26 July 2014 - 10:30am
Jeanie Thompson, poet, educator and director of the Alabama Writers' Forum, will preview her current writing project, The Myth of Water: Poems from the Life of Helen Keller, in "Writing Ourselves into History through Persona Poetry." Her most recent collection, The Seasons Bear Us, was published by River City Publishing in 2009.

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"Love in the Library" Authors Event

Friday, 1 August 2014 - 7:00pm
Romance authors Lauren Willig, Abbi Glines, Suzanne Johnson and Beatriz Williams will speak. Reception and book signing will follow.

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LIBRARY PLAZA
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"Love in the Library" Local Authors Event

Saturday, 2 August 2014 - 1:00pm
More Love in the Library with local romance author panel Gayle Wilson, Ingrid Seymour, Jennifer Echols, Christy Reece (Ella Grace), and Lexi George. Book signings and sales to follow withlocal authors: Angela N. Blount, Betty Bolte, Jillian Chantal, Larynn Ford, Christine Glover, Julie Johnstone, Aidee Ladnier, Naima Simone and Meda White.

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LIBRARY PLAZA
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Global Cuisine @ the Plaza: Polynesia

Sunday, 3 August 2014 - 2:30pm
Coffee-ol-ogy Cafe presents FREE programs on food and coffee from around the world. Complimentary samples.

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LIBRARY PLAZA
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Purl @ the Plaza

Saturday, 9 August 2014 - 3:00pm
Join old friends and make new ones at this crafty meeting of all fiber enthusiasts. Bring your yarn and knit, crochet or embroider.

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Read Your Own Adventure Book Group: Short Stories

Monday, 11 August 2014 - 7:00pm
Share your favorite book of short stories and find other great reads.

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PLAZA READING ROOM
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It's Not Bossy If You're The Boss: Tips for Women in Business

Saturday, 16 August 2014 - 10:30am
It’s Not Bossy If You’re The Boss: Tips for Women in Business
Presented by PROPS – Intentional Business, Amazing Women

Session 1: Don't Let Disorganization Be Your Boss — Organization Tips – Presenter Lisa Phillips

Session 2: Be the Boss of Your Web Domain – Website Basics – Presenter Glyna Humm

Session 3: Be a Media Boss – Using Local Media to Pitch Your Business – Presenter Helen Todd

Session 4: Be a Financial Boss – Guidelines on Being Profitable and Secure - Presenter Donna Cates
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Frugalistics: Monthly Coupon Swap

Saturday, 16 August 2014 - 11:00am
Bring coupons you don't need and swap for ones you do. 444-7840.
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Neuroscience Cafe: Schizophrenia - Lessons from the Clinic and the Laboratory

Monday, 18 August 2014 - 6:30pm
A clinician and/or researcher from UAB's Comprehensive Neuroscience Center will present a program on a current topic in neuroscience.
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Glue Gun Gang: Book Box

Tuesday, 19 August 2014 - 6:30pm
Make a special hide-away out of a used hardback book. Free event. Adults only. Reservations required. Call 444-7840.

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Glue Gun Gang: Book Box

Thursday, 21 August 2014 - 10:30am
Make a special hide-away out of a used hardback book. Free event. Adults only. Reservations required. Call 444-7840.
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Write Club

Saturday, 23 August 2014 - 10:30am
James Braziel and Tina Mozelle Braziel will present "Creating Character Voice in Fiction and Poetry."

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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Alabama Author and Blogger Stacey Little

Saturday, 23 August 2014 - 2:00pm
Little's book, The Southern Bite Cookbook, contains recipes from his family and those submitted by his blog readers. His book tour has taken him around the state, as well as to New York City for a cooking demonstration on the Today Show.
Book signing to follow. 444-7840

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Are You Ready For Some "College" Football?

Thursday, 4 September 2014 - 7:00pm
Mark Meadows, Executive Director of the Birmingham Bowl, will discuss changes in the collegiate bowl system.
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