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  1. Stephen King Online Book - July

    July 1, 2018 - July 31, 2018

    In The Stand, one of Stephen King’s most celebrated novels, a deadly virus, engineered to be the perfect biological weapon, is accidentally released across America, wiping out 99% of the world’s population. The last survivors must find a way to survive and rebuild society in this post-plague world. Find out more by joining the Huntsville Public Library’s Stephen King Online Book Club to discuss The Stand during the month of July. To register, please visit myhuntsvillelibrary.com. This Book Club is for ages 14- adult. For more information, please contact Children’s Coordinator Rachel McPhail at 936-291-5910.

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  2. Mother Goose Lapsit

    July 16, 2018, 10:30 AM - 11:00 AM @ Library

    Do you have children ages 2 or under? Then Mother Goose Lapsit is a story time designed for you! Held on Mondays at 10:30 a.m., enjoy a half-hour of developmentally appropriate play featuring stories, songs, and rhymes. This program introduces little ones to the story time experience and is perfect for their language development and developing vocabulary. Sign-up is not required.

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  3. Play Texas 42

    July 16, 2018, 1:00 PM - 3:00 PM @ Library

    Get in on the fun! Play Texas 42 at the Huntsville Public Library. Texas 42 is a dominoes game similar in style to bridge and spades. It is held from 1 to 3 p.m. Mondays at the Library. Studies show playing dominoes can be beneficial for the mind as attention to detail and strategy are essential to play. So, come to the Library each week and strategize your winning moves. We’ll supply the dominoes and refreshments. Games will be played weekly if 4 or more players register. This program is for adults 18 years and older. Please register in advance at myhuntsvillelibrary.com or call Mary Kokot, Adult Services Coordinator, at 936-291-5471 for more information.

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  4. Technology and Design

    July 16, 2018, 3:00 PM - 4:00 PM

    Are you between the ages of 9 and 17 and interested in technology? Come to “Technology & Design” at the Huntsville Public Library led by Huntsville ISD Robotics teacher Curtis Densmore. This three-day course will meet at 3 p.m. on July 11, 13, and 16 to cover Bridge Building, Scratch, and 3D printing. During Bridge Building, participants will compete to construct the most structurally sound miniature bridge. Scratch is a design software that teaches participants the basics of video game design. In the last day of the course, students will learn how to design a project for 3D printing and will receive the objects they printed. Interested students are encouraged to complete the required registration at myhuntsvillelibrary.com. For more information, please contact Children’s Coordinator Rachel McPhail at 936-291-5910.

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  5. Pilates for Everyone

    July 16, 2018, 5:45 PM - 6:30 PM @ Library Community Room

    Pilates is a great way to strengthen your abs, reduce back pain and hone your focus. Pilates student teachers from the SHSU Department of Dance will teach a weekly class from 5:45 PM to 6:30 PM starting Monday, July 2 in the Community Room at the Huntsville Public Library. The Huntsville Public Library is partnering with the SHSU Center for Community Engagement for this program. Pilates classes build strength, flexibility and lean muscle tone with an emphasis on lengthening the body and aligning the spine. Benefits include production of muscle tone that doesn’t create bulk, overall slimming, greatly improved flexibility and increased mobility, even in just a short time. Please bring your own towel or mat. Consult your doctor before starting any new exercise program. Liability waivers are required to participate and are available from the instructor. Register online at myhuntsvillelibrary.com or call Mary Kokot at (936)291-5471 for more information. Class size is limited.

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  6. Circuit Maker Workshop

    July 17, 2018, 12:30 PM - 1:30 PM

    Need a fun and educational activity for your kids this summer? Allow them to discover the joy of making electronics in the Circuit Maker Workshop at the Huntsville Public Library! This series of four sessions from 12:30 to 1:30 p.m. on Tuesdays begins July 3rd in the Community Room. In this class, students will learn the basics of working with electrical circuits through 40 different projects, including launching glow fans, investigating inline and parallel circuits, and completing functional experiments. This FREE program for ages 8-12 truly challenges your imagination, creativity, and analytical skills. Supplies will be provided, and registration is required. You can register online at myhuntsvillelibrary.com. For more information, call Jalpa Shah, IT Coordinator, at 936-291-5485.

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  7. Munchkin

    July 17, 2018, 3:30 PM - 4:30 PM @ Library

    This is not your grandmother’s board game! Come to the Huntsville Public Library to play the epic Munchkin, an award-winning deck card game by Steve Jackson Games. Humorously based on role-playing games similar to Dungeons and Dragons, players break open “doors” and defeat “monsters” to win the game. Sabotaging your friends is encouraged. Play Munchkin at 3:30 p.m. Tuesday June 19, June 26, and July 17. Ages 13 and up are encouraged to play. For more information, please contact Children’s Coordinator Rachel McPhail at 936-291-5910.

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  8. Summer of Shakespeare Theater Boot Camp Rehearsals

    July 17, 2018, 4:00 PM - 6:00 PM

    There’s no business-like show business! Is your teen interested in flexing his or her theatrical muscles? Does the idea of your teen engaging in intellectual activities throughout the summer appeal to you? Huntsville ISD teachers Rolando Salazar and Ian McPhail have volunteered to lead a “Summer of Shakespeare Theater Boot Camp” for students ages 12-17 years old at the Huntsville Public Library. Auditions will take place from 4-6 p.m. on Tuesday, June 12 with rehearsals being held from 4-6 p.m. on June 14, 26, 28, and July 3, 5, 9, 12, 17, and 19. Witness the culmination of the participating students’ hard work by attending the exclusive performances at 5:30 p.m. on July 24 and 26. Registration is required and can be found at myhuntsvillelibrary.com. For more information, please contact Children’s Coordinator Rachel McPhail at 936-291-5910.

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  9. Story Time

    July 18, 2018, 10:45 AM - 11:20 AM @ Library

    Come to Story Time – a fun early literacy program for kids 5 and under. Join us for interactive stories, songs, rhymes, and crafts. The early literacy practices featured each week help build the foundation for a lifelong love of reading and learning. For parents and caregivers, story time offers an opportunity to experience early literacy practices in action, discover great books and resources for home use, and socialize with other parents after Story Time. Wednesday and Friday sessions share a theme with something new each week. Sign-up is not required. Story times are held on Wednesdays and Fridays at 10:45 a.m.

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  10. Birds' Nests and Eggs

    July 18, 2018, 2:00 PM - 3:00 PM @ Library

    The Huntsville Audubon Society is bringing more exciting programs to the Huntsville Public Library for elementary aged children. Join us at 2 p.m. Wednesday, July 18 for “Birds’ Nests and Eggs.” See firsthand a display of different types of nests and eggs as you learn about them and make your own nest and eggs to take home. Sign-up is not required. For more information, please contact Children’s Coordinator Rachel McPhail at 936-291-5910.

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  11. Junior Genealogists

    July 19, 2018, 3:00 PM - 4:45 PM @ Library

    Is your student interested in becoming a family history sleuth? Are you interested in developing their researching skills over the summer? The Huntsville Public Library is pleased to host five weeks of “Junior Genealogists,” a family tree researching program for children ages 9-12. Under the tutelage of Johnnie Jo Dickenson, students will learn how to successfully research their family history, develop a binder of records, and receive a certificate of completion. Sessions will be held from 3-4:45 p.m. with a fifteen-minute snack break in the middle. The library will provide snacks. Join us for “Junior Genealogists” on Thursday, June 21, June 28, July 12, and July 19. Sign-up is required, and space is limited to twenty children. For more information, please contact Children’s Coordinator Rachel McPhail at 936-291-5910 or visit myhuntsvillelibrary.com to register.

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  12. Summer of Shakespeare Theater Boot Camp Rehearsals

    July 19, 2018, 4:00 PM - 6:00 PM

    There’s no business-like show business! Is your teen interested in flexing his or her theatrical muscles? Does the idea of your teen engaging in intellectual activities throughout the summer appeal to you? Huntsville ISD teachers Rolando Salazar and Ian McPhail have volunteered to lead a “Summer of Shakespeare Theater Boot Camp” for students ages 12-17 years old at the Huntsville Public Library. Auditions will take place from 4-6 p.m. on Tuesday, June 12 with rehearsals being held from 4-6 p.m. on June 14, 26, 28, and July 3, 5, 9, 12, 17, and 19. Witness the culmination of the participating students’ hard work by attending the exclusive performances at 5:30 p.m. on July 24 and 26. Registration is required and can be found at myhuntsvillelibrary.com. For more information, please contact Children’s Coordinator Rachel McPhail at 936-291-5910.

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  13. Story Time

    July 20, 2018, 10:45 AM - 11:20 AM @ Library

    Come to Story Time – a fun early literacy program for kids 5 and under. Join us for interactive stories, songs, rhymes, and crafts. The early literacy practices featured each week help build the foundation for a lifelong love of reading and learning. For parents and caregivers, story time offers an opportunity to experience early literacy practices in action, discover great books and resources for home use, and socialize with other parents after Story Time. Wednesday and Friday sessions share a theme with something new each week. Sign-up is not required. Story times are held on Wednesdays and Fridays at 10:45 a.m.

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  14. Mother Goose Lapsit

    July 23, 2018, 10:30 AM - 11:00 AM @ Library

    Do you have children ages 2 or under? Then Mother Goose Lapsit is a story time designed for you! Held on Mondays at 10:30 a.m., enjoy a half-hour of developmentally appropriate play featuring stories, songs, and rhymes. This program introduces little ones to the story time experience and is perfect for their language development and developing vocabulary. Sign-up is not required.

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  15. Play Texas 42

    July 23, 2018, 1:00 PM - 3:00 PM @ Library

    Get in on the fun! Play Texas 42 at the Huntsville Public Library. Texas 42 is a dominoes game similar in style to bridge and spades. It is held from 1 to 3 p.m. Mondays at the Library. Studies show playing dominoes can be beneficial for the mind as attention to detail and strategy are essential to play. So, come to the Library each week and strategize your winning moves. We’ll supply the dominoes and refreshments. Games will be played weekly if 4 or more players register. This program is for adults 18 years and older. Please register in advance at myhuntsvillelibrary.com or call Mary Kokot, Adult Services Coordinator, at 936-291-5471 for more information.

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  16. Pilates for Everyone

    July 23, 2018, 5:45 PM - 6:30 PM @ Library Community Room

    Pilates is a great way to strengthen your abs, reduce back pain and hone your focus. Pilates student teachers from the SHSU Department of Dance will teach a weekly class from 5:45 PM to 6:30 PM starting Monday, July 2 in the Community Room at the Huntsville Public Library. The Huntsville Public Library is partnering with the SHSU Center for Community Engagement for this program. Pilates classes build strength, flexibility and lean muscle tone with an emphasis on lengthening the body and aligning the spine. Benefits include production of muscle tone that doesn’t create bulk, overall slimming, greatly improved flexibility and increased mobility, even in just a short time. Please bring your own towel or mat. Consult your doctor before starting any new exercise program. Liability waivers are required to participate and are available from the instructor. Register online at myhuntsvillelibrary.com or call Mary Kokot at (936)291-5471 for more information. Class size is limited.

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  17. Circuit Maker Workshop

    July 24, 2018, 12:30 PM - 1:30 PM

    Need a fun and educational activity for your kids this summer? Allow them to discover the joy of making electronics in the Circuit Maker Workshop at the Huntsville Public Library! This series of four sessions from 12:30 to 1:30 p.m. on Tuesdays begins July 3rd in the Community Room. In this class, students will learn the basics of working with electrical circuits through 40 different projects, including launching glow fans, investigating inline and parallel circuits, and completing functional experiments. This FREE program for ages 8-12 truly challenges your imagination, creativity, and analytical skills. Supplies will be provided, and registration is required. You can register online at myhuntsvillelibrary.com. For more information, call Jalpa Shah, IT Coordinator, at 936-291-5485.

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  18. Summer of Shakespeare Theater Boot Camp Performance

    July 24, 2018, 5:30 PM - 7:00 PM

    There’s no business-like show business! Is your teen interested in flexing his or her theatrical muscles? Does the idea of your teen engaging in intellectual activities throughout the summer appeal to you? Huntsville ISD teachers Rolando Salazar and Ian McPhail have volunteered to lead a “Summer of Shakespeare Theater Boot Camp” for students ages 12-17 years old at the Huntsville Public Library. Auditions will take place from 4-6 p.m. on Tuesday, June 12 with rehearsals being held from 4-6 p.m. on June 14, 26, 28, and July 3, 5, 9, 12, 17, and 19. Witness the culmination of the participating students’ hard work by attending the exclusive performances at 5:30 p.m. on July 24 and 26. Registration is required and can be found at myhuntsvillelibrary.com. For more information, please contact Children’s Coordinator Rachel McPhail at 936-291-5910.

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  19. Story Time

    July 25, 2018, 10:45 AM - 11:20 AM @ Library

    Come to Story Time – a fun early literacy program for kids 5 and under. Join us for interactive stories, songs, rhymes, and crafts. The early literacy practices featured each week help build the foundation for a lifelong love of reading and learning. For parents and caregivers, story time offers an opportunity to experience early literacy practices in action, discover great books and resources for home use, and socialize with other parents after Story Time. Wednesday and Friday sessions share a theme with something new each week. Sign-up is not required. Story times are held on Wednesdays and Fridays at 10:45 a.m.

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  20. Summer of Shakespeare Theater Boot Camp Performance

    July 26, 2018, 5:30 PM - 7:00 PM

    There’s no business-like show business! Is your teen interested in flexing his or her theatrical muscles? Does the idea of your teen engaging in intellectual activities throughout the summer appeal to you? Huntsville ISD teachers Rolando Salazar and Ian McPhail have volunteered to lead a “Summer of Shakespeare Theater Boot Camp” for students ages 12-17 years old at the Huntsville Public Library. Auditions will take place from 4-6 p.m. on Tuesday, June 12 with rehearsals being held from 4-6 p.m. on June 14, 26, 28, and July 3, 5, 9, 12, 17, and 19. Witness the culmination of the participating students’ hard work by attending the exclusive performances at 5:30 p.m. on July 24 and 26. Registration is required and can be found at myhuntsvillelibrary.com. For more information, please contact Children’s Coordinator Rachel McPhail at 936-291-5910.

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  21. Get to Know Your iPhone

    July 27, 2018, 10:30 AM - 12:00 PM @ Library

    Do you want to know more about your iPhone and all its amazing features? The “friendly experts” from AT&T want to help you understand the basic functions and explore the endless possibilities your iPhone presents. Bring your phone and your questions from 10:30 a.m. to noon on Friday, July 27 to the Huntsville Public Library. There will be a similar program in August for Android phone users. Please register at myhuntsvillelibrary.com or call Mary at 936-291-5471 for more information.

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  22. Story Time

    July 27, 2018, 10:45 AM - 11:20 AM @ Library

    Come to Story Time – a fun early literacy program for kids 5 and under. Join us for interactive stories, songs, rhymes, and crafts. The early literacy practices featured each week help build the foundation for a lifelong love of reading and learning. For parents and caregivers, story time offers an opportunity to experience early literacy practices in action, discover great books and resources for home use, and socialize with other parents after Story Time. Wednesday and Friday sessions share a theme with something new each week. Sign-up is not required. Story times are held on Wednesdays and Fridays at 10:45 a.m.

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  23. Mother Goose Lapsit

    July 30, 2018, 10:30 AM - 11:00 AM @ Library

    Do you have children ages 2 or under? Then Mother Goose Lapsit is a story time designed for you! Held on Mondays at 10:30 a.m., enjoy a half-hour of developmentally appropriate play featuring stories, songs, and rhymes. This program introduces little ones to the story time experience and is perfect for their language development and developing vocabulary. Sign-up is not required.

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  24. Play Texas 42

    July 30, 2018, 1:00 PM - 3:00 PM @ Library

    Get in on the fun! Play Texas 42 at the Huntsville Public Library. Texas 42 is a dominoes game similar in style to bridge and spades. It is held from 1 to 3 p.m. Mondays at the Library. Studies show playing dominoes can be beneficial for the mind as attention to detail and strategy are essential to play. So, come to the Library each week and strategize your winning moves. We’ll supply the dominoes and refreshments. Games will be played weekly if 4 or more players register. This program is for adults 18 years and older. Please register in advance at myhuntsvillelibrary.com or call Mary Kokot, Adult Services Coordinator, at 936-291-5471 for more information.

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  25. Pilates for Everyone

    July 30, 2018, 5:45 PM - 6:30 PM @ Library Community Room

    Pilates is a great way to strengthen your abs, reduce back pain and hone your focus. Pilates student teachers from the SHSU Department of Dance will teach a weekly class from 5:45 PM to 6:30 PM starting Monday, July 2 in the Community Room at the Huntsville Public Library. The Huntsville Public Library is partnering with the SHSU Center for Community Engagement for this program. Pilates classes build strength, flexibility and lean muscle tone with an emphasis on lengthening the body and aligning the spine. Benefits include production of muscle tone that doesn’t create bulk, overall slimming, greatly improved flexibility and increased mobility, even in just a short time. Please bring your own towel or mat. Consult your doctor before starting any new exercise program. Liability waivers are required to participate and are available from the instructor. Register online at myhuntsvillelibrary.com or call Mary Kokot at (936)291-5471 for more information. Class size is limited.

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