Events - 29 Sep 18

  • Sep29
    Kent County Public Library–Chestertown Branch, Chestertown MD
    12:00 AM
    Michael Austin was at work, with co-workers and time cards to prove it, when a robbery and murder were committed in East Baltimore. Based on the testimony of a single eye-witness, he was convicted by a jury, sentenced to life plus 15 years, and spent 27 years wrongfully incarcerated. Join us to hear Mr. Austin [...]
  • Sep29
    Enoch Pratt Free Library–Orleans Street Branch, Baltimore MD
    10:30 AM - 12:30 PM
    Book discussion of the 2018 OMOB Bloodsworth: The True Story of the First Death Row Inmate Exonerated by DNA Evidence by Tim Junkin.
  • Sep29
    Enoch Pratt Free Library–Edmondson Avenue Branch, Baltimore MD
    2:00 PM - 4:00 PM
    Book discussion of the 2018 OMOB Bloodsworth: The True Story of the First Death Row Inmate Exonerated by DNA Evidence by Tim Junkin.
  • Sep29
    Prince George’s County Memorial Library System–Surratts-Clinton Branch, Clinton MD
    2:00 PM - 3:00 PM
    Bloodsworth is the story of a Maryland resident who was the first death row inmate to be exonerated by DNA evidence. Part of the One Maryland One Book initiative. Copies available at the branch. 
  • Sep29
    Wicomico Public Libraries–Centre Branch, Salisbury MD
    2:00 PM - 4:00 PM
    Have you ever wondered what it would be like to work in the field as a forensic investigator? Follow along with the CSI team from the popular show, as you learn the tools needed to solve crimes using real forensic science like fingerprinting, DNA, and more. Ages 13+ for possible disturbing subject matter. 
  • Sep29
    Baltimore Center Stage, Baltimore MD
    5:00 PM - 7:30 PM
    Maryland Humanities Board Members & Reception Co-Chairs Mary Hastler & Tiffany McGhee invite you to a private reception with Tim Junkin, this year’s One Maryland One Book author. Saturday, September 29, 5:00–7:30 p.m. Baltimore Center Stage’s Deering Lounge 700 North Calvert Street You’ll enjoy hors d’oeuvres and beverages with other literary fans and have an [...]
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