Blast off at the Davidson Center! The summer is drawing to a close, but the fun is still far-out! Celebrate the 50th anniversary of the Apollo landing and a summer of exploration, reading and learning with the youth librarians of HMCPL! We’ll have games, prizes, music, crafts and more! Admission to the party is FREE […]
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Described as “the Beastie Boys meet Sesame Street” – Koo Koo Kanga Roo is coming to Huntsville for a FREE show!
Find out more details about the Huntsville Madison County Public Library system’s 2017 Summer Reading Program and why your kid should participate this year.
“When I say to a parent, “read to a child”, I don’t want it to sound like medicine. I want it to sound like chocolate.” — Mem Fox As a bookseller for a decade and a Children’s Librarian for almost as long, I like to meditate on that quotation. I want reading to be a […]
Hey, did you know there’s only one more month left of reading freedom before school starts? Only ONE more month of non-school assigned reading? Only ONE more month to enjoy delving into a story poolside while the kids splash each other? ONE MORE MONTH. If you’re going to make your end of summer reading minutes […]
Now that the summer break is an extra two weeks longer, how are you going to keep those reading levels up? You feel like you’ve checked out every book in the Library twice and you need some inspiration. Well, never fear: your helpful Librarian is here! I bring you… NEW BOOKS COMING OUT IN JULY […]