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 the 2nd Thursday of each month through December 2018. 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. Register hereor contact Mary at 936-291-5471.
New program alert! The Huntsville Public Library will be offering Homework Help for elementary and junior high aged students in math on Wednesday afternoons from 4:30 - 6 p.m. in the Nash Board Room. Participants can use library laptops or ask a library staff member for help. Registration is not required. For more information, please contact HPL Children’s Coordinator Rachel McPhail at 936-291-5910.
Come to Story Time – a fun early literacy program for kids 5 and under. Join Huntsville Public Library for interactive stories, songs, rhymes, and crafts. The early literacy practices featured each week help build the foundation for a lifelong love of reading and learning. Sign-up is not required. Story Time is held on Wednesdays and Fridays at 10:45 a.m.
Remember - Recycle Grease and Antifreeze!
The City of Huntsville Solid Waste Services Division offers free, year-round recycling, for residential customers at the Recycling Drop-Off Center, located at 590 I-45 North from 7:30 a.m. through 5 p.m. Monday through Saturday. Other items, including oil filters, are recycled in specifically marked collection barrels. As they are flammable, neither gasoline nor diesel from lawn equipment or vehicles will be accepted for disposal or recycling. Unfortunately, due to disposal restrictions, the Solid Waste Services Division is not able to pick up liquids on a curbside basis. If you have any questions, please call 936-294-5743.