Adult Programming

Just a few of the library's adult programs include Genealogy, gardening tips, health, estate planning, privacy in the digital world, and fitness. 

Genealogy Dead Ends Saturdays

The Huntsville Public Library is pleased to announce an opportunity for genealogy enthusiasts to meet with an experienced and qualified genealogical researcher. Two-hour sessions will be offered the first and second Saturdays for a six-month period beginning in November. Sessions are scheduled from 1:15 p.m. to 3:15 p.m. Attendance will be limited to no more than three researchers. The small group will allow each participant to receive individual attention. Register here.

Brown Bag Lecture Series

Come listen to seasonal music by violinists Naomi Gjevre and Javier Pinell at December’s Brown Bag Lecture Series on Thursday, Dec. 15 at noon at the Huntsville Public Library. Cookies and punch will be served afterwards. Admission is free. For more information, call 936-291-5471.

Basic Genealogy classes

There will be a series of Genealogy Classes teaching the basics of research at Huntsville Public Library on Thursdays from 3 to 5 p.m. beginning January 26, 2017.  Johnnie Jo Dickenson will guide participants in the research of their family history using investigative tools such as online databases and resources and the library’s extensive genealogy collection. The two-hour sessions will be held every week through February 23, 2017 in the Library’s Community Room. Please register here or call Mary Kokot at 936-291-5471.

Spanish classes

The ever-popular, free Spanish classes are returning to the Huntsville Public Library! Instructor Beth Williamson will be teaching Beginning and Advanced classes on Wednesdays in the Community Room. The 15-week program begins Wednesday, Feb. 1, 2017 and materials are provided. Register now to reserve your spot – only 35 students maximum for each class. Beginning classes will meet from 1 to 3 p.m. and advanced classes from 3 to 4:15 p.m. Register below or by calling Mary at 936-291-5471 for additional information.

           Beginning Classes                           Advanced Classes

Computer Programs

Programs in basic computer and internet use are offered on an ongoing basis. Classes are held in the Computer Lab and are limited to 16 students per class. Classes meet twice a week on Tuesdays or Friday from 10:00 a.m. to 11:00 a.m. For information about what classes are available with a short description of each, please visit the Computer Lab page.

If you are interested in any of these classes please fill out one registration form for the class you wish to start with using the links below. There is a large number of students registered already so, please be patient as we work to get you into a class as fast as we can. You must have been registered and contacted in order to come to class. For further information, please contact Ashley Newsome at 936-291-5485, or by email.

Excel Course

First Class: Making a New File, Data Entry, Layout
Second Class: Cell Formatting
Third Class: Formulas
Fourth Class: Manipulating a Finished Table, Printing

Basic Computer Class

First Class: Mousercising
Second Class: Typing
Third Class: Internet Browsing
Fourth Class: Web Based E-Mail