Events - 20 Sep 17

  • Sep1
    All Day
    Please join us during the entire month of September, for our Virtual Book Discussion dedicated solely to the 2017 One Maryland One Book selection Purple Hibiscus at
  • Sep1
    All Day
    Join the online discussion for the One Maryland One Book, "Purple Hibiscus" by Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie on Cecil County Public Library's Facebook page. The discussion group will be active during the month of September.
  • Sep20
    Enoch Pratt Free Library–Forest Park Branch, Baltimore MD
    1:00 PM - 2:00 PM
    Join us for a discussion of Purple Hibiscus by Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie.
  • Sep20
    Somerset County Library–Princess Anne Library, Princess Anne MD
    2:00 PM - 3:00 PM
    Join us for a timely discussion on Purple Hibiscus. From the author of the Ted Talk "The Danger of a Single Story", Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie presents a world of strife, conflict, and intolerance. Will love win?
  • Sep20
    Salisbury University Art Galleries Downtown, Salisbury MD
    2:00 PM - 7:00 PM
    The Way We Worked opens at its fifth and final stop on the statewide tour at Salisbury University Art Galleries Downtown, on view from September 15 through November 3, 2017. The Way We Worked is a Smithsonian traveling exhibition that explores how work became such a central element in American culture by tracing the many changes that affected [...]
  • Sep20
    Kent County Public Library–Chestertown Branch, Chestertown MD
    6:00 PM - 7:30 PM
    In the 2017 One Maryland One Book selection, Purple Hibiscus, characters find hope and new perspectives when they spend time outside of an oppressive and abusive home environment. Join Wendy Eckel, LCSW, to learn tips and tools to build resilience and empower yourself to weather life's difficult situations.
  • Sep20
    Harford County Public Library–Darlington Branch, Darlington MD
    6:30 PM - 7:30 PM
    Join us for an in-depth discussion of Purple Hibiscus by Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie.
  • Sep20
    Montgomery County Public Libraries-Davis Library, Bethesda MD
    7:00 PM - 8:00 PM
    Join us as we meet to discuss Purple Hibiscus, a novel by Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie. It is a coming-of-age narrative about a young Nigerian woman who struggles to assert her identity in a patriarchal culture.
  • Sep20
    Cecil County Public Library–Elkton Central Library, Elkton MD
    7:00 PM - 8:30 PM
    Artist Carol Maurer will describe her journey researching family history and how her perspectives changed after learning her great-great grandfather owned slaves. Several works from Carol's art exhibition "Entwined", inspired by the discovery of her family's past will be on view. The talk will include themes of family bonds and self-discovery, which are familiar to [...]
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