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Library Branch: Oakland Branch
Room: Offsite Oakland
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: Summer Reading Club
Event Details:
Please join us at the Boxcar Stage, B&O Railroad Museum in Oakland for live music and stories from Appalachia. Robert Mann has studied music for over 18 years, with a particular fondness for the fiddling styles of Traditional Appalachia...

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Programs, events and classes may be photographed or videotaped for library promotional purposes. Your participation in programs signifies your permission for us to use any photos that we take of you. Please speak to a librarian at the event if you would prefer your photo not be taken.
This event is in the "Teens" group.
This event is in the "Adults" group.

Author Talk with Mary K.Tilghman

11:00am - 12:00pm
Oakland Branch
Library Branch: Oakland Branch
Room: Main Library Community Room
Age Group: Teens, Adults
Program Type: Books & Authors
Event Details:
Join us at the Oakland Library on Saturday - June 19, 2021 at 11:00AM as author Mary K.Tilghman shares about her writing process and her new book "Inn by the Lake" set at our very own Deep Creek Lake! Bad aim brought the lawyer and innkeepers’ son...
This event is in the "Teens" group.
This event is in the "Adults" group.

Lawyer in the Library (Free Legal Aid Clinic)

2:00pm - 5:00pm
Oakland Branch
Library Branch: Oakland Branch
Age Group: Teens, Adults
Program Type: Career & Lifelong Learning, Community
Event Details:
Free help for your civil legal issues at the Oakland Library! First come, first serve. ...
This event is in the "Adults" group.
Library Branch: Off Site
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: Books & Authors
Event Details:
*Register HERE for this online event presented by the Howard County Library “A thrilling, edgier Devil Wears Prada that explores privilege and racism.” – Washington Post “A sly satire and thriller rolled into one.” – BBC “Witt...
This event is in the "Everyone" group.
Library Branch: Off Site
Age Group: Everyone
Program Type: Books & Authors, Community, Gardening & Environment
Event Details:
Join us online for a book discussion with author and food activist Mark Winne! From 1979 to 2003, Mark Winne was the Executive Director of the Hartford Food System, a Connecticut non-profit food organization.  He is the co-founder of num...
This event is in the "Everyone" group.

Reptile Wonders! Live Animal Program

11:00am - 12:00pm
Grantsville Branch
Library Branch: Grantsville Branch
Room: Offsite Grantsville
Age Group: Everyone
Program Type: Summer Reading Club
Event Details:
Join us at Grantsville Town Park Pavilion for a hands-on, interactive presentation with 10-13 different exotic species of reptiles. You may see giant tortoises exceeding 65 pounds, monitor lizards over 5 feet long, or large pythons over 12 feet ...

Disclaimer(s)

This program is designed for children and accompanying adults. Please plan to attend and be engaged with your child for this program. Drop offs will not be permitted. Programs, events and classes may be photographed or videotaped for library promotional purposes. Your participation in programs signifies your permission for us to use any photos that we take of you. Please speak to a librarian at the event if you would prefer your photo not be taken.
This event is in the "Everyone" group.

Reptile Wonders! Live Animal Program

3:00pm - 4:00pm
Oakland Branch
Library Branch: Oakland Branch
Room: Offsite Oakland
Age Group: Everyone
Program Type: Summer Reading Club
Event Details:
Join us at Oakland's Mt. Fresh Pavilion for a hands-on, interactive presentation with 10-13 different exotic species of reptiles. You may see giant tortoises exceeding 65 pounds, monitor lizards over 5 feet long, or large pythons over 12 feet in leng...

Disclaimer(s)

This program is designed for children and accompanying adults. Please plan to attend and be engaged with your child for this program. Drop offs will not be permitted. Programs, events and classes may be photographed or videotaped for library promotional purposes. Your participation in programs signifies your permission for us to use any photos that we take of you. Please speak to a librarian at the event if you would prefer your photo not be taken.
This event is in the "Teens" group.
This event is in the "Adults" group.

Read Together Book Club (Grantsville)

11:30am - 12:30pm
Grantsville Branch
Library Branch: Grantsville Branch
Age Group: Teens, Adults
Program Type: Books & Authors, Community
Event Details:
The first Friday of every month starting at 11:30am at the Grantsville Library! - Relax and read quietly with other literature lovers - Read what interests you and enjoy time outside in the reading garden (weather permitting) - Share what yo...
This event is in the "Everyone" group.

Friendsville Movie Night in the Park

9:00pm - 11:00pm
Friendsville Branch
Library Branch: Friendsville Branch
Room: Offsite Friendsville
Age Group: Everyone
Program Type: Community
Event Details:
Join us for a night of fun at the Friendsville Riverside Community Park! We will be watching The Tale of Despereaux, a family-friendly film about a heroic mouse and his epic adventures! Please be sure to bring a blanket or chairs to sit on. ...

Disclaimer(s)

Programs, events and classes may be photographed or videotaped for library promotional purposes. Your participation in programs signifies your permission for us to use any photos that we take of you. Please speak to a librarian at the event if you would prefer your photo not be taken.
This event is in the "Kids" group.

Adopt a Reading Buddy!

2:00pm - 7:30pm
Friendsville Branch
Library Branch: Friendsville Branch
Age Group: Kids
Program Type: Summer Reading Club
Event Details:
The Friendsville Library will be offering kids the chance to adopt a brand new plush pet at an exciting outdoor adoption ceremony! We have dozens of new furry friends desperate for loving homes! Participants will receive take-home packets containing ...

Disclaimer(s)

Programs, events and classes may be photographed or videotaped for library promotional purposes. Your participation in programs signifies your permission for us to use any photos that we take of you. Please speak to a librarian at the event if you would prefer your photo not be taken.
This event is in the "Everyone" group.

Night Sounds of Garrett County

6:00pm - 7:00pm
Oakland Branch
Library Branch: Oakland Branch
Room: Offsite Oakland
Age Group: Everyone
Program Type: Summer Reading Club
Event Details:
Ever been out at night and wondered, "What's that sound?" Come join us at the Boxcar Stage, B&O Railroad Museum in Oakland to learn about the night sounds of Garrett County. Kevin Dodge, Director of Natural Resources & Wildlife Technolog...

Disclaimer(s)

Programs, events and classes may be photographed or videotaped for library promotional purposes. Your participation in programs signifies your permission for us to use any photos that we take of you. Please speak to a librarian at the event if you would prefer your photo not be taken.
This event is in the "Adults" group.

Friends of the Library Meeting

5:30pm - 6:30pm
Off Site
Library Branch: Off Site
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: Community, Friends of the Library
Event Details:
- The monthly meeting of the Friends of the Library, a group of volunteers dedicated to supporting the mission of the Ruth Enlow Library in the community.  New members always welcome! - Happening on the second Wednesday of every month at...
This event is in the "Teens" group.
This event is in the "Adults" group.

Hooked on Books Night

6:00pm - 7:00pm
Oakland Branch
Library Branch: Oakland Branch
Age Group: Teens, Adults
Program Type: Books & Authors
Event Details:
Join us outside to read what you love while enjoying the outdoors with a discussion afterward. Event will be moved indoors if inclement weather occurs. The theme will be Animals to coordinate with the Night Sounds of Garrett County program happe...

Disclaimer(s)

Programs, events and classes may be photographed or videotaped for library promotional purposes. Your participation in programs signifies your permission for us to use any photos that we take of you. Please speak to a librarian at the event if you would prefer your photo not be taken.
This event is in the "Everyone" group.

Author Melanie Burgess! Story and Activities

10:30am - 11:30am
Kitzmiller Branch
Library Branch: Kitzmiller Branch
Age Group: Everyone
Program Type: Summer Reading Club
Event Details:
Author Melanie Burgess will be with us for a story and activities from her book, To Be or Knot To Be. This is a humorous tale of two flamingos who face the dilemma of becoming tied in a knot. *Please bring a blanket or lawn chairs with you to...

Disclaimer(s)

Programs, events and classes may be photographed or videotaped for library promotional purposes. Your participation in programs signifies your permission for us to use any photos that we take of you. Please speak to a librarian at the event if you would prefer your photo not be taken.
This event is in the "Everyone" group.

Animal Rescue! Garrett County Animal Shelter

3:00pm - 3:30pm
Friendsville Branch
Library Branch: Friendsville Branch
Age Group: Everyone
Program Type: Summer Reading Club
Event Details:
Swing on by the Friendsville Library to hear from Rachel Dudok of the Garrett County Animal Shelter for an outdoor presentation on animal rescue! She will be bringing along a fluffy friend! We will be learning a lot about what the animal shelter does...

Disclaimer(s)

Programs, events and classes may be photographed or videotaped for library promotional purposes. Your participation in programs signifies your permission for us to use any photos that we take of you. Please speak to a librarian at the event if you would prefer your photo not be taken.
This event is in the "Teens" group.
This event is in the "Adults" group.

Hooked on Books Night

6:00pm - 7:00pm
Oakland Branch
Library Branch: Oakland Branch
Age Group: Teens, Adults
Program Type: Books & Authors
Event Details:
Join us outside to read what you love while enjoying the outdoors with a discussion afterward. Event will be moved indoors if inclement weather occurs. The theme will be Comedy to coordinate with the Tom Crowl Comedy Ventriloquist program happen...

Disclaimer(s)

Programs, events and classes may be photographed or videotaped for library promotional purposes. Your participation in programs signifies your permission for us to use any photos that we take of you. Please speak to a librarian at the event if you would prefer your photo not be taken.
This event is in the "Teens" group.
This event is in the "Adults" group.

Read Together Book Club (Grantsville)

11:30am - 12:30pm
Grantsville Branch
Library Branch: Grantsville Branch
Age Group: Teens, Adults
Program Type: Books & Authors, Community
Event Details:
The first Friday of every month starting at 11:30am at the Grantsville Library! - Relax and read quietly with other literature lovers - Read what interests you and enjoy time outside in the reading garden (weather permitting) - Share what yo...
This event is in the "Adults" group.

Friends of the Library Meeting

5:30pm - 6:30pm
Off Site
Library Branch: Off Site
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: Community, Friends of the Library
Event Details:
- The monthly meeting of the Friends of the Library, a group of volunteers dedicated to supporting the mission of the Ruth Enlow Library in the community.  New members always welcome! - Happening on the second Wednesday of every month at...
This event is in the "Everyone" group.

Tom Crowl! Comedy Ventriloquist Show

2:00pm - 3:00pm
Grantsville Branch
Library Branch: Grantsville Branch
Room: Offsite Grantsville
Age Group: Everyone
Program Type: Summer Reading Club
Event Details:
If you are looking for fun, join us at the Grantsville Town Park for Tom Crowl's comedy ventriloquist show. This program is designed to entertain all ages – including the adults! Register for this program and all Summer Reading Club events at http...

Disclaimer(s)

This program is designed for children and accompanying adults. Please plan to attend and be engaged with your child for this program. Drop offs will not be permitted. Programs, events and classes may be photographed or videotaped for library promotional purposes. Your participation in programs signifies your permission for us to use any photos that we take of you. Please speak to a librarian at the event if you would prefer your photo not be taken.
This event is in the "Everyone" group.

Tom Crowl! Comedy Ventriloquist Show

6:00pm - 7:00pm
Oakland Branch
Library Branch: Oakland Branch
Room: Offsite Oakland
Age Group: Everyone
Program Type: Summer Reading Club
Event Details:
If you are looking for fun, join us at the Boxcar Stage B & O Railroad Museum Oakland for Tom Crowl's comedy ventriloquist show. This program is designed to entertain all ages – including the adults! Register for this program and all Summer Re...

Disclaimer(s)

This program is designed for children and accompanying adults. Please plan to attend and be engaged with your child for this program. Drop offs will not be permitted. Programs, events and classes may be photographed or videotaped for library promotional purposes. Your participation in programs signifies your permission for us to use any photos that we take of you. Please speak to a librarian at the event if you would prefer your photo not be taken.
This event is in the "Teens" group.
This event is in the "Adults" group.

Read Together Book Club (Grantsville)

11:30am - 12:30pm
Grantsville Branch
Library Branch: Grantsville Branch
Age Group: Teens, Adults
Program Type: Books & Authors, Community
Event Details:
The first Friday of every month starting at 11:30am at the Grantsville Library! - Relax and read quietly with other literature lovers - Read what interests you and enjoy time outside in the reading garden (weather permitting) - Share what yo...