About Stephenie Walker

Stephenie has worked with and around books and authors for over 12 years, both at retail booksellers and public libraries. She is a rare Huntsville native, mother of two high-energy boys, wife of one, and eerily addicted to community volunteering. In her spare time she likes to stalk her favorite authors online, garden, and also manages to conduct freelance marketing and PR work.

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Weekend Roundup April 17-20

Weekend Roundup April 17-20

Happy Easter, Huntsville! It looks like it will be a gorgeous Spring weekend with plenty to do. As we do every week, we corralled our top picks for fun & free/cheap activities you can do with your family below. But don’t stop there – you’d miss too much if you didn’t check out our complete(…)

2014 Farmer’s Market Season Opens This Weekend

2014 Farmer’s Market Season Opens This Weekend

The doldrums of winter are pretty much behind us and the clear days of Spring mean the return of  produce season in Alabama! Area farmer’s markets are getting ready to welcome hungry families all over Huntsville & Madison County, and the first weekly one of the season opens this Saturday in Madison. To celebrate, Rocket(…)

Hampton Cove Preschool

Hampton Cove Preschool

We’ve been featuring local private & independent schools through our School Spotlight series for over a year now, but this is our first Preschool Edition! We hope to expand this series to include more state-licensed preschools in Huntsville and Madison County, and are excited to grow our education coverage to include more options for local students & their parents. Find out more about the new Hampton Cove Preschool via our Q&A with Melissa Chatagnier Isaac, Owner & Principal of the school.

Putting the Art Into STEM

Putting the Art Into STEM

Walk across a large pool of Oobleck. Battle futuristic space aliens using catapults. Make art using a robotic paintball gun. Create your own piezo-based amplified instruments. View physics in action through slow-motion videography. See an in-progress, full-scale reproduction of the Millenium Falcon created using a CNC machine. If any of this sounds as awesome to(…)

Weekend Roundup April 3-6

Weekend Roundup April 3-6

There’s another action-packed weekend in store for families here in the Tennessee Valley! With so much going on, it can be hard to choose which activity for you to pick, but if your wallet has any say in the matter you’ll take a look at these free and fun events we’ve rounded up. If you’re(…)

Tornado Safety for Families

Tornado Safety for Families

It’s April, and if you’ve lived in Madison County for any amount of time your “Tornado Spidey Sense” might be tingling right about now. Huntsville has a long history of weathering these storms, and there’s a big reason we’re #2 on The Weather Channel’s “Top 10 Tornado Cities” list. If you’re a parent, Tornado Season(…)

Health Scare Affects Thousands of Huntsville Moms

Health Scare Affects Thousands of Huntsville Moms

HUNTSVILLE, AL – The first incident occurred about four years ago, but a strange health condition is being frequently diagnosed in parents all over Huntsville and Madison County. Local mothers are contracting a rare disease – Eventattenditis. Sufferers find themselves frequently overcommitted to free and cheap local activities. Symptoms include the inability to sleep in(…)

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