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Memories Are Made Of This – Fall 2011

SouthFirst Bank Lecture Series/Fall 2011 Memories Are Made Of This Stories that Enrich Our Lives Refreshments 11:00 am – Program 12:00 noon Harry I. Brown Auditorium Wednesday, September 14, 2011 – Wayne Flynt “Memories and Memoir” Rick Bragg characterizes Dr. Wayne Flynt’s just-off-the-press historical memoir – Keeping the Faith: Ordinary People, Extraordinary Lives – as […]

Remembering the Past – Winter 2011

Brown Bag Winter 2011 Lecture Series Remembering the Past Harry I Brown Auditorium Refreshments – 11:00 a.m. Programs 12:00 Noon Sponsored by SouthFirst Bank Wednesday, January 12, 2011 Clyde Bolton “Hadacol Days: Stories of a Southern Boyhood”                       Wednesday, January 19, 2011 John O’Malley “U.S.Merchant […]

Telling Our Stories Winter 2010

“Telling Our Stories” Brown Bag Lecture Series – Winter, 2010 B.B. Comer Library 11:00 Refreshments 12:00 Noon Program Harry I Brown Auditorium Sponsored by SouthFirst Bank Wednesday, January 6th Buddy Simpkins, Bob Phillips & Friends “Jazz: The Birth and Evolution of the Music of the People” Wednesday, January 13th Dolores Hydock “Dead Cats and Spunk […]

Once Upon a Time: Stories That Shaped Our Lives

Brown Bag Lecture Series – Fall 2010 B.B. Comer Library 11:00 Refreshments 12:00 Noon Program Harry I Brown Auditorium Sponsored by SouthFirst Bank Wednesday, September 22, 2010 Chris Phillips “Jim Nabors: Living the Impossible Dream”                 Wednesday, September 29, 2010 Henry Sledge “My Father, Eugene Bondurant Sledge, and […]

It Seems Like Only Yesterday Fall 2009

It Seems Like……. Only Yesterday Say “thank you” to Dennis Buckner and friends at Alabama Trust Bank for their sponsorship of the series which has been planned for your education, enrichment and entertainment. B.B. Comer Library Brown Bag Series Join us at 11:00 for refreshments in the Hightower Room! Just bring your sandwich and we […]

Sylacauga Marble Festival 2009

“The Magic of Marble” Brown Bag Lecture Series (Programs sponsored by Alabama Trust Bank) This project was also assisted by a grant from the Alabama State Council on the Arts and the National Endowment for the Arts. *The “Magic of Marble” Project is a part of the Alabama State Council on the Arts cultural exchange […]

Operation History Winter/Spring 2009

“Operation History” Alabama Trust Winter/Spring Brown Bag 2009 Series Come early and bring a brown bag lunch and a friend for fellowship and fun. Harry I Brown Auditorium Refreshments: 11:00 AM Program: 12:00 PM January 7, 2009 Chris Phillips Presents “Frank Sinatra: The Man and His Music” January 14, 2009 Wayne Flynt Presents “More than […]

Times Gone By – Winter 2008

“Times Gone By” B.B. Comer Memorial Library Brown Bag Series – Winter 2008 Programs Begin at 12 Noon Harry I Brown Auditorium Follow these links to view slideshows of Former Governor John Patterson’s and Kathryn Tucker Windham’s visit to Comer Library “Photos by Carol Stober” January 16 Chris Phillips “The Enduring Legacy of Hank Williams: […]

New Perspectives – Looking at 20th – Century Alabama Art 2007

New Perspectives Looking At 20th – Century Alabama Art A Lecture Series in Celebration of the 2007 Year of Alabama Arts Programs sponsored by the B. B. Comer Memorial Library, Isabel Anderson Comer Museum, Sylacauga Arts Council and Talladega’s Heritage Hall. All programs will be held at 12:00 noon at Comer Library. For more information, […]

The Way We Were – Winter 2007

Additional Winter 2007 Programs New Perspectives Looking at 20th Century Alabama Art Coming attraction! Fall “brown bag” series, Out of Our Past! We have some great presenters and topics—just for you! Winter 2007- Brown Bag Lecture Series B. B. Comer Memorial Library 12:00 Noon “The Way We Were” Stories From Our Past Wednesday, January 10, […]

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