Just a few of the library’s adult programs include Genealogy, gardening tips, health, and fitness.
Cookies and Cocoa with Santa
Ho! Ho! Ho! Santa will be visiting the Huntsville Public Library on Saturday, December 9th from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. Come and enjoy some yummy sugar cookies and hot cocoa with Santa. We will have a fun Christmas craft and of course some classic Christmas stories to share. Kids, bring along your letters to Santa so he can take them back to the North Pole with him. We hope to see you there!
Traditional Medicare? Medicare Replacement Plans? What Are My Options?
Information regarding available insurance plans for those eligible for Medicare can quickly become overwhelming. Huntsville Public Library will host an informational session every 3rd Wednesday at 1 p.m. in the Nash Boardroom. Join independent broker Melissa Atkinson to learn more about your options and the details of the various programs. For more information, please contact Mary Kokot at 936-291-5471.
Design with Canva
Want to design your own personalized Holiday Greetings Card? Do you need to create social media images for work, school, or for your personal life? Canva is a free online graphic design tool, which allows you to quickly create eye-catching content. Come learn this user-friendly tool at Huntsville Public Library from 11 a.m. to 12 p.m. on Mondays, December 4 and December 11 in the Computer Lab. This FREE two-day course will introduce the basic tools used in design, the strategic use of color and font, how to make the best use of layouts, and advanced tips to expedite your design process. This program is for adults 18 years or older and a library card is required to attend the class. You can register here or for more information, please contact Jalpa Shah at 936-291-5485.
Looking for company while your hands are busy with yarn or textiles? Join the fiber arts group at Huntsville Public Library to share your knitting and crocheting projects and hang out for some chat. All are welcome – beginners and the more experienced! Sessions are held each Wednesday of the month from 10:30 a.m. to 11:30 a.m. Supplies not provided.For more information, please contact Adult Services Coordinator Mary Kokot at 936-291-5471.
The Piney Woods Writers Group
If you are a writer looking for other writers for encouragement and support, Piney Woods Writers Group meets the 2nd and 4th Saturday of each month in the Boardroom of the Huntsville Public Library from 2 to 4 PM. Come and check us out! For more information, please contact Children’s Coordinator Linda Huff at 936-291-5910 or visit the group’s Facebook page “Piney Woods Writers Group.”
Do you need help with technology? The Huntsville Public Library is now offering the "Book-a-Tech" program. Please register here and one of our IT staff members will contact you to schedule your free 30 minute appointment in which you can bring your personal devices to the library for a one on one session. Remember, your appointment is not confirmed until a staff person contacts you. If you need assistance or have any questions, please call the library at 936-291-5472.
Foraging Edible Weeds Event 2023
Forager Mark Merriwether Vorderbruggen entertains a large crowd about Edible Weeds.
Are you looking for a way to help others in your community? The Huntsville Public Library is seeking volunteers to tutor adults who need help with GED preparation, English as a Second Language, or basic literacy skills. Volunteers will receive training and materials will be provided. Please contact Resource Coordinator Linda Huff at 936-291-5912 if you are interested in volunteering.