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This event is in the "Adults" group.
Library Branch: Off Site
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: Health & Wellness
Event Details:
Join us for a 30-minute lesson from the kitchen for healthy ideas on what to do with canned chicken and fish with Howard County's SNAP Ed's educator, Razan Sahuri.  The following topics will be covered in the upcoming series on&...
This event is in the "Adults" group.

Virtual Interviewing (Online)

6:00pm - 7:00pm
Off Site
Library Branch: Off Site
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: Career & Lifelong Learning
Event Details:
When actively seeking employment, it's important to be ready for the virtual interview. In the current environment, job seekers must be prepared to market themselves over the phone and online. Jayne Kaiser, employment professional, will help you...
This event is in the "Adults" group.
Library Branch: Off Site
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: Books & Authors
Event Details:
Steeped in Cherokee myths and history, a novel about a fractured family reckoning with the tragic death of their son long ago—from National Book Award finalist Brandon Hobson “Brandon Hobson has given us a haunted work, full of voices old and ...
This event is in the "Adults" group.
Library Branch: Off Site
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: Career & Lifelong Learning, History & Genealogy
Event Details:
Women played a large, but rarely told, role in WWII cryptology. College women were recruited from math departments at colleges around the country to learn cryptanalysis. Thousands of other women joining the Army and Navy were assigned to code work op...
This event is in the "Adults" group.

Tell Me What the Doctor Said (Online)

10:00am - 11:00am
Off Site
Library Branch: Off Site
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: Community, Health & Wellness
Event Details:
Learn about the the art of partnering with your doctor and your medical team so that you understand your medical situation and receive the best care possible. *Please register HERE to receive a link for this online program. Those who register w...
This event is in the "Adults" group.
Library Branch: Off Site
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: Health & Wellness, History & Genealogy
Event Details:
Join Loretta Woodward Veney, healthcare advocate expert, as she speaks about the following topics: what it means to be an advocate, best practices for advocating for others and ourselves, seeking and finding the help you need, preparing for medical a...
This event is in the "Teens" group.
This event is in the "Adults" group.
Library Branch: Off Site
Age Group: Teens, Adults
Program Type: Career & Lifelong Learning
Event Details:
Finding employment is often a challenge, even in the best of times. Job- seekers must take advantage of every contact they have, especially in times like these. This means NETWORK. Join us for a webinar that tackles one of the hardest parts of job...
This event is in the "Teens" group.
This event is in the "Adults" group.
Library Branch: Off Site
Age Group: Teens, Adults
Program Type: Career & Lifelong Learning, Community
Event Details:
Free help for your civil legal issues! Online March 16, 2021 from 3:00pm - 5:00pm ...
This event is in the "Everyone" group.
Library Branch: Off Site
Age Group: Everyone
Program Type: Community, Movies, Music & the Arts, Storytimes
Event Details:
Join us for a fun theatrical show on fascinating women in American history with our favorite touring theatre, Bright Star! Celebrate the 100th anniversary of the signing of the 19th Amendment with our show We Can Do It: American Women In Hist...
This event is in the "Teens" group.
This event is in the "Adults" group.

Bedtime Brain Break Yoga (Online)

7:00pm - 8:00pm
Off Site
Library Branch: Off Site
Age Group: Teens, Adults
Program Type: Health & Wellness
Event Details:
Feeling stressed? Has anxiety got you in its grip?  All of these feelings can wreak havoc on our brains, but with wellness strategies and targeted brain breaks you can reclaim your thoughts once more.  Join us at the Kent Library fo...
This event is in the "Adults" group.
Library Branch: Off Site
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: History & Genealogy, Movies, Music & the Arts
Event Details:
Author and jewelry historian Elyse Zorn Karlin discusses how the suffragettes, and those who supported them, used jewelry and other accessories to express their politics.  7 - 8 pm.  Please register with an email address t...
This event is in the "Everyone" group.
This event is in the "Kids" group.
This event is in the "Teens" group.
This event is in the "Adults" group.
Library Branch: Off Site
Age Group: Everyone, Kids, Teens, Adults
Program Type: Community, Fun & Games
Event Details:
Is your brain full of knowledge? Would you like to know even more? If you said, "YES!" then this is the program for you. Family-Friendly Brain Trivia Think you know brains?  This quick round of family-friendly trivia will test your brai...
This event is in the "Adults" group.
Library Branch: Off Site
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: Books & Authors, Career & Lifelong Learning, History & Genealogy
Event Details:
Daring women of Maryland made their mark on history as spies, would-be queens, and fiery suffragettes. Sarah Wilson escaped indentured servitude in Frederick by impersonating the queen's sister. Baltimorean Virginia Hall spied against the Nazis, whil...
This event is in the "Everyone" group.
Library Branch: Off Site
Age Group: Everyone
Program Type: Books & Authors, Community, History & Genealogy
Event Details:
Before there was Kamala Harris or Shirley Chisholm on the national political scene, there were local and state political black female leaders paving the way. Meet Maryland State Senator Verda Freeman Welcome, the second black woman elected to a state...
This event is in the "Adults" group.
Library Branch: Off Site
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: History & Genealogy
Event Details:
Long before Stonewall, long before the HIV/AIDS epidemic, and long before marriage equality, LGBTQ+ people lived, worked, and loved in Maryland and Virginia. Learn about the lives of historic queer people from the Chesapeake with stories from the 18t...
This event is in the "Teens" group.
This event is in the "Adults" group.
Library Branch: Off Site
Age Group: Teens, Adults
Program Type: Books & Authors, History & Genealogy
Event Details:
“So you’re the little lady who started this great war!” said President Abraham Lincoln in the fall of 1862 when he finally met Harriet Beecher Stowe. This “little lady” was the author of Uncle Tom’s Cabin a roller-coaster anti-slavery ...
This event is in the "Kids" group.
Library Branch: Off Site
Age Group: Kids
Program Type: DIY, Arts & Crafts, Fun & Games, Science, Technology & Maker
Event Details:
Join NASA Mars Rover scientist Dr. Adrian Brown for this virtual program about the Mars Helicopter. Build your own paper Mars helicopter and Dr. Brown will answer questions about the mission, what it is achieving on Mars and some of the exciting thin...
This event is in the "Adults" group.
Library Branch: Off Site
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: Books & Authors
Event Details:
Lisa Scottoline is back! Join us for a live, virtual event with #1 bestselling author Lisa Scottoline. Her latest novel, Eternal, offers a sweeping and shattering epic of historical fiction fueled by shocking true events, the tale of a...
This event is in the "Teens" group.
This event is in the "Adults" group.
Library Branch: Off Site
Age Group: Teens, Adults
Program Type: History & Genealogy
Event Details:
Learn more about four extraordinary Maryland women who fought for suffrage before and after the passing of the 19th amendment. Local historical experts will discuss the lives and work of Frances Ellen Watkins Harper, Mary Church Terrell, Augusta...
This event is in the "Adults" group.
Library Branch: Off Site
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: Career & Lifelong Learning, Community
Event Details:
This workshop will provide an overview of the federal employment process, tips, and resources for the application process. Join Easterseals Veteran Staffing Network for a Virtual Employment Workshop! This free event is geared towards transition...
This event is in the "Adults" group.

It's a (Virtual) Garden Party!

10:00am - 12:00pm
Off Site
Library Branch: Off Site
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: Gardening & Environment
Event Details:
Kent County Public Library is throwing a (virtual) Garden Party to celebrate the coming of spring! This event is fully interactive (your questions and enthusiasm will be a key part of the experience!) and will work a little bit differently than ot...
This event is in the "Adults" group.
Library Branch: Off Site
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: Books & Authors
Event Details:
Join CCPL and A Likely Story Bookstore for New York Times bestselling author Stephanie Dray, in conversation with author Karen White. Stephanie's new book, The Women of Chateau Lafayette, is an epic saga based on the tru...
This event is in the "Adults" group.
Library Branch: Off Site
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: Career & Lifelong Learning
Event Details:
Learn how to protect yourself from consumer scams, identity thefts and learn smart consumer purchasing decisions. This virtual program is presented in partnership with the Annapolis/Anne Arundel Financial Education Coalition. *Registration...
This event is in the "Adults" group.

Adult Book CLub

11:30am - 12:30pm
Accident Branch
Library Branch: Accident Branch
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: Books & Authors
Event Details:
Join us on the second Thursday of each month as our Adult Book Club gathers to discuss our latest read. Newcomers are always welcome!!! Please contact the Accident Branch Library at 301-746-8792 or email Kim at kcecil@relib.net for details. ...

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