Information and rules are now available for HLA's 2015 Young Writers contest. This is the 47th year for our popular contest to recognize the creative talents of the young people in our community.
Once again HLA is sponsoring the American Shakespeare Center on Tour in outstanding performances of Shakespeare's works.

Feb 3, 2015 - Hamlet

Feb 4, 2015 - Much Ado About Nothing

Feb 5, 2015 - Dr. Faustus
Sunday Salons

Sunday Salon Speakers for 2014-15

HLA members and guests gather to enjoy readings and discussions by selected authors and poets.

The meetings will be held on Sunday afternoons from 3:00 pm to 5:00 pm at various locations as shown for each salon below.

For more information about any of these programs, call 256-971-1929.

Hertha Heller Forum

Jan 25, 2015 2:00 pm

Hertha Heller Forum featuring the 23rd Poets’ Choice by members of the HLA Poetry Writing Workshop.

Co-sponsored by HLA and Friends of the Library Board. 

Jane Grote Roberts Auditorium
Huntsville/Madison County Library.

Refreshments will be served.

2 p.m. to 4 p.m. 

Open to public.

Information: 256-533-4213 or 256-489-6095


Maurice (Rusty) Goldsmith

Mar 22, 2015 3:00 pm

Maurice (Rusty) Goldsmith, short stories and memoir

Members and guests only.

The Salon will be at the home of

Debbie and Larry West
147 Darlington Road
Huntsville AL 35801

For information: 256-971-1929

Frye Gaillard

Apr 12, 2015 3:00 pm

Frye Gaillard, author of The Books That Mattered, Watermelon Wine

Members and guests only.

The Salon will be at the home of

Judy, Jim, and Carey Link
2414 Preston Ridge Drive
Huntsville AL 35801

For information: 256-971-1929

Members & guests only.

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