The First Friday Book Club will be discussing Orphan Island by Laurel Snyder on Friday, August 10. Nominated for the National Book Award, Orphan Island will leave readers trying to solve the mysteries of the island. Interested 3rd-7th graders are encouraged to complete the necessary registration at myhuntsvillelibrary.com. For more information, please contact Rachel McPhail at 936-291-5910.
Visit the Family Movie Night page for a list of upcoming movie titles.
Is your student interested in becoming a family history sleuth? Are you interested in developing their researching skills over the summer? The Huntsville Public Library is pleased to host five weeks of “Junior Genealogists,” a family tree researching program for children ages 9-12. Under the tutelage of Johnnie Jo Dickenson, students will learn how to successfully research their family history, develop a binder of records, and receive a certificate of completion. Sessions will be held from 3-4:45 p.m. with a fifteen-minute snack break in the middle. The library will provide snacks. Join us for “Junior Genealogists” on Thursday, June 21, June 28, July 12, and July 19. Sign-up is required, and space is limited to twenty children and Registration is required and can be found here. For more information, please contact Children’s Coordinator Rachel McPhail at 936-291-5910 or visit myhuntsvillelibrary.com to register.