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Theatre Level Closed for Renovation

Wednesday, 27 July 2016 (All day)
CLOSED - RENOVATION
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New Rooms Available November 1

Wednesday, 27 July 2016 (All day)
New Rooms Available November 1
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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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Doktor Kaboom

Wednesday, 27 July 2016 - 10:30am
Doktor Kaboom
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Doktor Kaboom

Wednesday, 27 July 2016 - 2:00pm
Doktor Kaboom
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Basic Excel (Part 2 of 2)

Wednesday, 27 July 2016 - 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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Theatre Level Closed for Renovation

Thursday, 28 July 2016 (All day)
CLOSED - RENOVATION
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New Rooms Available November 1

Thursday, 28 July 2016 (All day)
New Rooms Available November 1
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Publisher: Crash Course!

Thursday, 28 July 2016 - 10:00am
This class introduces patrons to Microsoft Publisher, a desktop publishing application that helps create eye-catching newsletters, flyers, brochures, programs, and web sites.

The class includes a demonstration of the application and its basic features, along with guidance on how to maneuver through the menus and toolbars. Includes step-by-step instructions on how to create and edit publications will also be included.
The class is free of charge and designed for all library users
new to personal computing.
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Doktor Kaboom

Thursday, 28 July 2016 - 10:30am
Doktor Kaboom
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Online Interactive Services PC

Thursday, 28 July 2016 - 12:30pm
Patron reservation
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Doktor Kaboom

Thursday, 28 July 2016 - 2:00pm
Doktor Kaboom
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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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New Rooms Available November 1

Friday, 29 July 2016 (All day)
New Rooms Available November 1
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Theatre Level Closed for Renovation

Friday, 29 July 2016 (All day)
CLOSED - RENOVATION
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New Rooms Available November 1

Saturday, 30 July 2016 (All day)
New Rooms Available November 1
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Theatre Level Closed for Renovation

Saturday, 30 July 2016 (All day)
CLOSED - RENOVATION
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New Rooms Available November 1

Sunday, 31 July 2016 (All day)
New Rooms Available November 1
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Theatre Level Closed for Renovation

Sunday, 31 July 2016 (All day)
CLOSED - RENOVATION
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Harry Potter Birthday Bash

Sunday, 31 July 2016 - 4:00pm
Eat cake and celebrate getting into Hogwarts.
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Theatre Level Closed for Renovation

Monday, 1 August 2016 (All day)
CLOSED - RENOVATION
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New Rooms Available November 1

Monday, 1 August 2016 (All day)
New Rooms Available November 1
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Online Interactive Services PC

Monday, 1 August 2016 - 9:30am
Patron Reservation
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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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Theatre Level Closed for Renovation

Tuesday, 2 August 2016 (All day)
CLOSED - RENOVATION
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New Rooms Available November 1

Tuesday, 2 August 2016 (All day)
New Rooms Available November 1
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One-on-One Tech Help

Tuesday, 2 August 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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One-on-One Tech Help

Tuesday, 2 August 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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Theatre Level Closed for Renovation

Wednesday, 3 August 2016 (All day)
CLOSED - RENOVATION
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New Rooms Available November 1

Wednesday, 3 August 2016 (All day)
New Rooms Available November 1
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Theatre Level Closed for Renovation

Thursday, 4 August 2016 (All day)
CLOSED - RENOVATION
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New Rooms Available November 1

Thursday, 4 August 2016 (All day)
New Rooms Available November 1
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One-on-One Tech Help

Thursday, 4 August 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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First Thursday Fiction Book Group: After I'm Gone

Thursday, 4 August 2016 - 10:00am
Join us as we discuss After I'm Gone by Laura Lippman

When Felix Brewer meets Bernadette “Bambi” Gottschalk at a Valentine’s Dance in 1959, he charms her with wild promises, some of which he actually keeps. Thanks to his lucrative—if not all legal—businesses, she and their three little girls live in luxury. But on the Fourth of July, 1976, Bambi’s comfortable world implodes when Felix, newly convicted and facing prison, mysteriously vanishes.
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One-on-One Tech Help

Thursday, 4 August 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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Dave Crenshaw

Thursday, 4 August 2016 - 6:30pm
Drummer Dave Crenshaw has toured with international superstar R&B singer Maxwell and is a graduate of the prestigious Berklee College of Music in Boston. He will lead a jazz combo for his performance here.

FREE EVENT
LIBRARY PLAZA
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Theatre Level Closed for Renovation

Friday, 5 August 2016 (All day)
CLOSED - RENOVATION
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New Rooms Available November 1

Friday, 5 August 2016 (All day)
New Rooms Available November 1
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Theatre Level Closed for Renovation

Saturday, 6 August 2016 (All day)
CLOSED - RENOVATION
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New Rooms Available November 1

Saturday, 6 August 2016 (All day)
New Rooms Available November 1
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Theatre Level Closed for Renovation

Sunday, 7 August 2016 (All day)
CLOSED - RENOVATION
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New Rooms Available November 1

Sunday, 7 August 2016 (All day)
New Rooms Available November 1
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Theatre Level Closed for Renovation

Monday, 8 August 2016 (All day)
CLOSED - RENOVATION
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New Rooms Available November 1

Monday, 8 August 2016 (All day)
New Rooms Available November 1
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Batkid Begins

Monday, 8 August 2016 - 2:00pm
This incredible and touching true story of Miles Scott, a five year-old cancer patient whose wish to be Batman's sidekick for a day became one of the Make-A-Wish Foundation's most memorable moments (2015, PG, 87 minutes). Free admission and refreshments. 444-7840
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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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Batkid Begins

Monday, 8 August 2016 - 6:30pm
This incredible and touching true story of Miles Scott, a five year-old cancer patient whose wish to be Batman's sidekick for a day became one of the Make-A-Wish Foundation's most memorable moments (2015, PG, 87 minutes). Free admission and refreshments. 444-7840
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Theatre Level Closed for Renovation

Tuesday, 9 August 2016 (All day)
CLOSED - RENOVATION
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New Rooms Available November 1

Tuesday, 9 August 2016 (All day)
New Rooms Available November 1
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Basic Excel (Part 1 of 2)

Tuesday, 9 August 2016 - 10:00am
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 tool bars.

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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