Free Yoga classes begin Wednesdays in May, from 5.30 to 6.15 p.m. in the Staggs Community Room at the Huntsville Public Library. Learn breathing exercises, meditation and poses designed to encourage relaxation and reduce stress. 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. Class size is limited and registration is required. Register here or call Mary Kokot, Adult Services Coordinator, at (936)291-5471 for more information.
Hour of Code™
Is anyone ever too old to learn how to code? The Hour of Code™ is a global movement that aims to introduce coding to everyone, regardless of age or background. Participate this summer in the Hour of Code™ event - a fun introduction to computer science - at the Huntsville Public Library! This series of four classes for adults will be held from 11 to 12 p.m. on Thursdays begins May 9 in the Monday Computer Room.The hour-long sessions give attendees an opportunity to learn the basics of coding and aim to instill confidence to learn new technology. Activities require no prior experience and are designed to demystify "code" in a way that shows that anybody can learn the basics of computer science. Register here or call Jalpa Shah at 936-291-5485 for more information.
The Huntsville Public Library is pleased to announce an opportunity for genealogy enthusiasts and newcomers alike to meet with experienced and qualified genealogical researchers from the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter Day Saints. One-hour sessions will be offered weekly on Thursdays. Sessions will be held from 11 a.m. to 12 p.m. Attendance will be limited to no more than four researchers. The small group will allow each participant to receive individual attention. Interested persons should contact Mary Kokot, Adult Services Coordinator, at 936-291-5471. Sign-up is not required. This program is for adults 17 and older.
If your family tree is missing some branches, then sign up for “Exploring Ancestry.com”, a
workshop devoted to teaching the basics of this online family history resource. The workshop will be held from 5:30 to 6:45 p.m. on Thursday, April 18, 2019. Future classes will be held on the first Friday of each month from 11:30 a.m. to 12:45 p.m. Develop the skill sets needed for online genealogical research. Learn how to navigate the different learning centers and databases. Discover family tree members using Ancestry.com tools such as vital, census, military, and immigration records. The site is free to library patrons when used on the library’s computers. Limit 4 per session. This program is for adults 17 and older. Register here or contact Mary Kokot, Adult Services Coordinator, at 936-291-5471.
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