Huntsville-Madison County Public Library
Summer Reading Program

   Children's 2014       Teen 2014       Adult 2014   
Upcoming Events
Title
Date
Wednesday, July 23, 2014
Time
9:15 AM - 9:45 AM
Description
Book Buddies Story Time consists of longer books and stories, interactive music, and a craft for children 3 to 5 years of age.
Location
Meeting Room
Library
Bailey Cove Branch Library

Title
Date
Wednesday, July 23, 2014
Time
9:30 AM - 10:25 AM
Description
Birth - 3 years
Story time for toddlers and their parents.
Location
Meeting Room
Library
Madison Public Library

Title
Date
Wednesday, July 23, 2014
Time
10:30 AM - 11:30 AM
Description
Appropriate for: 3-5 years
Story time for preschoolers and their parents.
Location
Meeting Room
Library
Madison Public Library

Title
Date
Wednesday, July 23, 2014
Time
10:30 AM - 11:00 AM
Description
Mother Goose Story Time includes age appropriate books, rhymes, music, movement, and a craft for children ages 1 to 3 years.
Location
Meeting Room
Library
Bailey Cove Branch Library

Title
Date
Wednesday, July 23, 2014
Time
10:30 AM - 11:00 AM
Description
Research has shown early music experiences can have a significant impact on literacy, language, social, and math skills later in life. Join us as we experience sing alongs, musical instrument activities, rhythm & movement, and of course a musical story!
Location
Youth Services Story Time Area
Library
Main Library

Title
Date
Wednesday, July 23, 2014
Time
10:30 AM - 12:00 PM
Description
The finale celebration of our summer reading program with an exciting drumming class.
Location
Meeting Room
Library
Gurley Public Library

Title
Date
Wednesday, July 23, 2014
Time
1:30 PM - 2:30 PM
Description
Join us each Wednesday at 1:30pm for another AWESOME science experiment with Miss Lorena! Interactive, educational, and fun! Grades 3-5.
Location
Auditorium
Library
Main Library

Title
Date
Thursday, July 24, 2014
Time
All Day - All Day
Description
Each Thursday during Summer Reading is craft time! Come make our weekly craft anytime during library hours. All crafting supplies provided - get creative!
Location
Youth Services
Library
Main Library

Title
Date
Thursday, July 24, 2014
Time
9:15 AM - 9:45 AM
Description
Mother Goose Story Time includes age appropriate books, rhymes, music, movement, and a craft for children ages 1 to 3 years.
Location
Meeting Room
Library
Bailey Cove Branch Library

Title
Date
Thursday, July 24, 2014
Time
9:30 AM - 10:25 AM
Description
Birth - 3 years
Story time for toddlers and their parents.
Location
Meeting Room
Library
Madison Public Library

Title
Date
Thursday, July 24, 2014
Time
10:30 AM - 11:30 AM
Description
Appropriate for: 3-5 years
Story time for preschoolers and their parents.
Location
Meeting Room
Library
Madison Public Library

Title
Date
Thursday, July 24, 2014
Time
10:30 AM - 11:00 AM
Description
Book Buddies Story Time consists of longer books and stories, interactive music, and a craft for children 3 to 5 years of age.
Location
Meeting Room
Library
Bailey Cove Branch Library

Title
Date
Thursday, July 24, 2014
Time
10:30 AM - 11:30 AM
Description
Join Ms. Mandee for storytime, songs, crafts and more at our preschool program for children from birth to five years old. For more information contact mfarley@hmcpl.org or call 256-489-3392.
Library
Monrovia Public Library

Title
Date
Thursday, July 24, 2014
Time
1:00 PM - 2:00 PM
Description
Join in all the summer reading fun at Monrovia Library! With our Fizz, Boom, Read theme we will be exploring science, arts, math, technology and more! For more information contact 256-489-3392 or email mfarley@hmcpl.org.
Library
Monrovia Public Library

Title
Date
Thursday, July 24, 2014
Time
1:30 PM - 2:00 PM
Description
It's time to bring out the BIG parachute for an interactive parachute play session. Songs, rhymes, and games with the chute! 18 months - 5 years.
Location
Youth Services Story Time Area
Library
Main Library

Title
Date
Thursday, July 24, 2014
Time
4:00 PM - 5:30 PM
Description
Join us as we celebrate the end of Summer Reading and announce prize winners
Location
Meeting Room
Library
Eleanor E. Murphy Branch Library

Title
Date
Thursday, July 24, 2014
Time
4:00 PM - 5:00 PM
Description
If you enjoy a little Disney magic, join us for crafts and music of the movie Frozen.
Location
Meeting Room
Library
Bailey Cove Branch Library

Title
Date
Thursday, July 24, 2014
Time
4:00 PM - 5:00 PM
Description
The real story of ‘The Three Little Pigs’
Location
Meeting Room
Library
Madison Public Library

Title
Date
Friday, July 25, 2014
Time
All Day - All Day
Description
Celebrate the end of Summer Reading with an all-day Star Wars event on July 25th! Join us for crafts, games, prizes, and more as we throw an all ages party that is sure to be out of this world! For more information about this events, please contact the Bailey Cove Library at 256-881-0257.
Library
Bailey Cove Branch Library

Title
Date
Friday, July 25, 2014
Time
1:00 PM - 3:00 PM
Description
Join us for a final summer blowout with our Harry Potter Party. Come in costume as your favorite character. Enjoy games, crafts and more. For more information contact mfarley@hmcpl.org or call 256-489-3392.
Library
Monrovia Public Library

Title
Date
Friday, July 25, 2014
Time
2:00 PM - 3:30 PM
Description
It's the end of Summer Reading! Come celebrate a summer of great reading fun with our live animal friends from Animal Tales!
Location
Auditorium
Library
Main Library

Title
Date
Friday, July 25, 2014
Time
3:00 PM - 5:00 PM
Description
Come out and celebrate the end of an amazing summer. We'll have music, games, crafts, snacks & more! And don't forget to turn in your Summer Reading logs and Challenge sheets - Prizes will be announced by August 1st!
Location
Meeting Room
Library
Madison Public Library

Title
Date
Saturday, July 26, 2014
Time
10:00 AM - 11:00 AM
Description
Can't come during the week? No problem! Join Ms. Teresa for a special Saturday story time at 10:00 a.m.
Location
Meeting Room
Library
Madison Public Library

Title
Date
Monday, July 28, 2014
Time
4:00 PM - 5:00 PM
Description
A week of Harry Potter events for all ages including crafts, games, Quidditch and other activities! Monday is LEGO Challenge!
Location
Meeting Room
Library
Bailey Cove Branch Library

Title
Date
Tuesday, July 29, 2014
Time
All Day - All Day
Description
A week of Harry Potter events for all ages including crafts, games, Quidditch and other activities!
Location
Meeting Room
Library
Bailey Cove Branch Library

Title
Date
Tuesday, July 29, 2014
Time
2:00 PM - 4:00 PM
Description
AFTERNOON MOVIE ... Warner Bros. Cartoon Collection
Location
Meeting Room
Library
Gurley Public Library

Title
Date
Wednesday, July 30, 2014
Time
10:30 AM - 11:30 AM
Description
Enjoy camping stories, songs, and finger plays! A simple craft will follow.
Location
Meeting Room
Library
Gurley Public Library

Title
Date
Wednesday, July 30, 2014
Time
4:00 PM - 5:00 PM
Description
A week of Harry Potter events for all ages including crafts, games, Quidditch and other activities! Wednesday is Life-Size Harry Potter Clue!
Location
Meeting Room
Library
Bailey Cove Branch Library

Title
Date
Thursday, July 31, 2014
Time
1:00 PM - 5:00 PM
Description
AFTERNOON MOVIES: The Borrowers / Honey, I Shrunk the Kids
Location
Meeting Room
Library
Gurley Public Library

Title
Date
Thursday, July 31, 2014
Time
4:00 PM - 5:00 PM
Description
A week of Harry Potter events for all ages including crafts, games, Quidditch and other activities! Thursday is a Birthday party for Harry and J.K. Rowling, which will include cupcake decorating!
Location
Meeting Room
Library
Bailey Cove Branch Library

Title
Date
Friday, August 01, 2014
Time
4:00 PM - 5:00 PM
Description
A week of Harry Potter events for all ages including crafts, games, Quidditch and other activities! Friday is Quidditch!
Location
Meeting Room
Library
Bailey Cove Branch Library

Title
Date
Saturday, August 09, 2014
Time
10:00 AM - 11:00 AM
Description
Can't come during the week? No problem! Join Ms. Teresa for a special Saturday story time at 10:00 a.m.
Location
Meeting Room
Library
Madison Public Library

Title
Date
Monday, August 11, 2014
Time
10:30 AM - 11:30 AM
Description
story time and crafts for children from birth to five years
Library
Monrovia Public Library

Title
Date
Thursday, August 14, 2014
Time
10:30 AM - 11:30 AM
Description
story time and crafts for children from birth to five years
Library
Monrovia Public Library

Title
Date
Monday, August 18, 2014
Time
9:30 AM - 10:00 AM
Description
Caregivers & babies (up to 2 years) are invited to Madison Public Library for a special new baby signing storytime. Each child must be accompanied by an adult caregiver and RSVP is required.

Contact Ms Maggie at mallen@hmcpl.org or Ms Rebecca at rdoom@hmcpl.org for more info!
Location
Meeting Room
Library
Madison Public Library

Title
Date
Monday, August 18, 2014
Time
10:30 AM - 11:30 AM
Description
story time and crafts for children from birth to five years
Library
Monrovia Public Library

Title
Date
Tuesday, August 19, 2014
Time
9:30 AM - 10:25 AM
Description
Birth - 3 years
Story time for toddlers and their parents.
Location
Meeting Room
Library
Madison Public Library

Title
Date
Tuesday, August 19, 2014
Time
10:30 AM - 11:30 AM
Description
Appropriate for: 3-5 years
Story time for preschoolers and their parents.
Location
Meeting Room
Library
Madison Public Library

Title
Date
Tuesday, August 19, 2014
Time
4:00 PM - 5:00 PM
Description
Every Tuesday, join Ms Maggie for jokes, madlibs, stories, and crafts. This storytime is intended for K-2nd grades. Contact Ms Maggie at mallen@hmcpl.org or 256-461-0046 for more info.
Location
Meeting Room
Library
Madison Public Library

Title
Date
Wednesday, August 20, 2014
Time
9:30 AM - 10:25 AM
Description
Birth - 3 years
Story time for toddlers and their parents.
Location
Meeting Room
Library
Madison Public Library

Title
Date
Wednesday, August 20, 2014
Time
10:30 AM - 11:30 AM
Description
Appropriate for: 3-5 years
Story time for preschoolers and their parents.
Location
Meeting Room
Library
Madison Public Library

If you have registered for a program before, enter your user name and password and click on the Login button. New users click on the Sign Me Up button.
Important Messages