Brown Bag Lunches At The Birmingham Public
Library During October
Please join us at the Birmingham Public Library each
Wednesday during October at 12:00 noon for our Brown Bag Lunch series. These
programs will be held in the Arrington Auditorium of the Linn-Henley
Building at the Birmingham Public Library, 2100 Park Place. Bring your
lunch, the Library provides a beverage. Reservations are not necessary.
These programs are free and open to the public. For more information call,
October 3 -- Cyber Roots with Jim Pate: Ancestor Searching on the
Jim Pate, Reference Librarian in the Southern History Department, will
present a program on genealogical research using the Internet. He will
demonstrate some sites and talk about the type of information that can be
found on them.
October 10 – Writing Grant Proposals
Learn how to write grant proposals that succeed. A speaker from the
Nonprofit Resource Center of Alabama will give tips, helpful information,
and "how-to" advice for nonprofit organizations.
October 17 – Starting Your Own Business
So, how DO you start up your own business? A representative from the
Small Business Administration will share information on financing, legal
matters, and other concerns.
October 24 – Patent and Trademark Basics
Have something you want to patent? A trademark to register? Join us as
Robert J. Veal, a patent attorney from Veal & Associates, will discuss
the basic procedures for obtaining patents and trademarks.
October 31 – Oak Hill Cemetery
Stuart Oates, Executive Director, Oak Hill Cemetery, will introduce us to
one of Birmingham’s historical treasures and some of its most interesting