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CLOSED - Memorial Day

Monday, 30 May 2016 (All day)
CLOSED
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New Rooms Available October 17

Monday, 30 May 2016 (All day)
New Rooms Available October 17
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New Rooms Available October 17

Tuesday, 31 May 2016 (All day)
New Rooms Available October 17
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PowerPoint: Crash Course!

Tuesday, 31 May 2016 - 10:00am
This class is designed to introduce new users to the basics of Microsoft PowerPoint, a
multimedia presentation application. It covers an introduction
to the application and how to perform common tasks
through the use of menus and toolbars.
The class is free of charge and designed for library patrons who are new to Microsoft PowerPoint.
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New Rooms Available October 17

Wednesday, 1 June 2016 (All day)
New Rooms Available October 17
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Wednesday Walk & Talk

Wednesday, 1 June 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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New Rooms Available October 17

Thursday, 2 June 2016 (All day)
New Rooms Available October 17
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First Thursday Fiction Book Group: The House We Grew Up In

Thursday, 2 June 2016 - 10:00am
Join us as we discuss The House We Grew Up In by Lisa Jewell.
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Microsoft Word: Crash Course!

Thursday, 2 June 2016 - 10:00am
This class is designed to introduce new users to the basics of 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 toolbars.
The class includes a demonstration of the application and its basic features, along with guidance on how to use the ribbon interface.
The class is free of charge and designed for library patrons who are new to Microsoft Excel.
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Bye, Bye Tantrums: Parenting Program

Thursday, 2 June 2016 - 6:30pm
Learn to control tantrums in very young children. Register 5/18-6/1
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New Rooms Available October 17

Friday, 3 June 2016 (All day)
New Rooms Available October 17
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New Rooms Available October 17

Saturday, 4 June 2016 (All day)
New Rooms Available October 17
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New Rooms Available October 17

Sunday, 5 June 2016 (All day)
New Rooms Available October 17
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Global Cuisine @ the Plaza: France

Sunday, 5 June 2016 - 2:30pm
Coffee-ol-ogy Café presents FREE programs on food and coffee from around the world. We'll explore French cuisine in June. Complimentary samples provided.
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New Rooms Available October 17

Monday, 6 June 2016 (All day)
New Rooms Available October 17
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Heels & Wheels

Monday, 6 June 2016 - 6:30pm
Experts from Fleet Feet Sports Birmingham and Brick Alley Bicycles will give tips on the best shoes, bikes, clothing, how to get started and more. Adults. 444-7840

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New Rooms Available October 17

Tuesday, 7 June 2016 (All day)
New Rooms Available October 17
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One-on-One Tech Help

Tuesday, 7 June 2016 - 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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Roger Day

Tuesday, 7 June 2016 - 10:30am
Sing Loud, Jump High & Dream Big
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One-on-One Tech Help

Tuesday, 7 June 2016 - 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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Roger Day

Tuesday, 7 June 2016 - 2:00pm
Sing Loud, Jump High & Dream Big
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Roger Day

Tuesday, 7 June 2016 - 6:30pm
Sing Loud, Jump High & Dream Big
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Laser Blast Combat

Tuesday, 7 June 2016 - 6:30pm
Kickoff summer at Ultra Blast Combat Center. We will provide admission for teens. Must register to attend 5/23-6/6. Space is limited. Grade 7-12
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New Rooms Available October 17

Wednesday, 8 June 2016 (All day)
New Rooms Available October 17
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Wednesday Walk & Talk

Wednesday, 8 June 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.
Event Age Group: 

Roger Day

Wednesday, 8 June 2016 - 10:30am
Sing Loud, Jump High & Dream Big
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Roger Day

Wednesday, 8 June 2016 - 2:00pm
Sing Loud, Jump High & Dream Big
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Basic PowerPoint (Part 1 of 2)

Wednesday, 8 June 2016 - 6:00pm
This class introduces patrons to Microsoft PowerPoint, a
multimedia presentation application. It covers an introduction
to the application and how to perform common tasks
through the use of menus and toolbars.
Microsoft PowerPoint is a digital version of a the traditional
slide show. PowerPoint allows you to organize, illustrate,
and present your ideas in a multimedia presentation.
This class covers the use of clipart, WordArt, charts and
graphs, slide templates and presentation options.
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New Rooms Available October 17

Thursday, 9 June 2016 (All day)
New Rooms Available October 17
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Second Thursday Fiction Book Group: The Guest Room

Thursday, 9 June 2016 - 10:00am
Join us as we discuss "The Guest Room" by Chris Bohjalian.

Synopsis: From the New York Times bestselling author of Midwives and The Sandcastle Girls comes the spellbinding tale of a party gone horribly wrong: two men lie dead in a suburban living room, two women are on the run from police, and a marriage is ripping apart at the seams.

FREE EVENT
ADULT PROGRAMMING ROOM
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One-on-One Tech Help

Thursday, 9 June 2016 - 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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Roger Day

Thursday, 9 June 2016 - 10:30am
Sing Loud, Jump High & Dream Big
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One-on-One Tech Help

Thursday, 9 June 2016 - 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.
Event Age Group: 

Roger Day

Thursday, 9 June 2016 - 2:00pm
Sing Loud, Jump High & Dream Big
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New Rooms Available October 17

Friday, 10 June 2016 (All day)
New Rooms Available October 17
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All Day Color & Chill

Friday, 10 June 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. 9 am – 5 pm. FREE. 444-7840


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Movin' with M.A.C.

Friday, 10 June 2016 - 9:30am
Movement activities for ages 3-7
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Movin' with M.A.C.

Friday, 10 June 2016 - 11:00am
Movement activities for ages 3-7
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Friday Open Gaming

Friday, 10 June 2016 - 3:00pm
Hang out and play board, card and video games with friends. Snacks provided. Grade 7-12
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New Rooms Available October 17

Saturday, 11 June 2016 (All day)
New Rooms Available October 17
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Purl @ the Plaza

Saturday, 11 June 2016 - 11:00am
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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Microsoft Excel: Crash Course!

Saturday, 11 June 2016 - 2:00pm
This class is designed to introduce new users to the basics of 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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New Rooms Available October 17

Sunday, 12 June 2016 (All day)
New Rooms Available October 17
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Young Artists Reception

Sunday, 12 June 2016 - 3:00pm
Celebrate our featured children's gallery artists. Awards at 3:30 p.m.
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New Rooms Available October 17

Monday, 13 June 2016 (All day)
New Rooms Available October 17
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Story Gym: Let's Jump!

Monday, 13 June 2016 - 9:30am
Summer storytime workout for children under four.
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Story Gym: Let's Jump!

Monday, 13 June 2016 - 10:30am
Summer storytime workout for children under four.
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Undefeated

Monday, 13 June 2016 - 2:00pm
This Oscar-winning film documents the struggles of a high school football team as they attempt a winning season after years of losses (2011, PG-13, 113 minutes). Free admission and refreshments. 444-7840
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Helping Hands

Monday, 13 June 2016 - 3:00pm
Drop in to make newspaper rolls for a local humane society. Adults and teens. 444-7840
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Undefeated

Monday, 13 June 2016 - 6:30pm
This Oscar-winning film documents the struggles of a high school football team as they attempt a winning season after years of losses (2011, PG-13, 113 minutes). Free admission and refreshments. 444-7840
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