Events - 13 Oct 18

  • Oct13
    Kent County Public Library–Chestertown Branch, Chestertown MD
    10:00 AM - 11:30 AM
    Explore the difficulties inherent to eye-witness testimony and its impact on the criminal justice system with Bridget Lowrie, J.D. 
  • Oct13
    Enoch Pratt Free Library–Roland Park Branch, Baltimore MD
    11:00 AM - 1:00 PM
    Book discussion of the 2018 OMOB Bloodsworth: The True Story of the First Death Row Inmate Exonerated by DNA Evidence by Tim Junkin.
  • Oct13
    Prince George’s County Memorial Library System–Oxon Hill Branch, Oxon Hill MD
    11:00 AM - 12:00 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. 
  • Oct13
    Meet outside the Enoch Pratt Free Library Central Branch, Baltimore MD
    11:00 AM - 12:30 PM
    Follow in the footsteps of Baltimore’s literary luminaries and discover the elegant brownstone mansions and majestic cultural institutions built by Baltimore’s successful 19th century merchants and industrialists. Learn how a neighborhood of scholars, struggling artists and authors, newspaperman, philanthropists and social reformers offered rich opportunities to discuss and debate ideas and open new literary avenues. [...]
  • Oct13
    Prince George’s County Memorial Library System–Spauldings Branch, District Heights MD
    11:00 AM - 12:00 PM
    Come hear historian Mike Dixon describe how the evolution of police practices helped detectives close once unsolvable cases. Part of the One Maryland One Book initiative, Bloodsworth by Tim Junkin. 
  • Oct13
    Prince George’s County Memorial Library System–Oxon Hill Branch, Oxon Hill MD
    1:00 PM - 2:00 PM
    Come hear historian Mike Dixon describe how the evolution of police practices helped detectives close once unsolvable cases. Part of the One Maryland One Book initiative, Bloodsworth by Tim Junkin. 
  • Oct13
    Wicomico Public Library- Centre Branch, Salisbury MD
    2:00 PM - 4:00 PM
    Join us as we use science to solve the crime! Forensic Science is a popular way to get kids interested in science! Students will get to perform detailed experiments to determine which of four suspects is responsible for stealing diamonds from a jewelry store. Projects include dusting and fuming for fingerprints, fingerprint analysis, chromatography and [...]
  • Oct13
    Enoch Pratt Free Library-Clifton Branch, Baltimore MD
    3:00 PM - 5:00 PM
    Book discussion of the 2018 OMOB Bloodsworth: The True Story of the First Death Row Inmate Exonerated by DNA Evidence by Tim Junkin.
  • Oct13
    Prince George’s County Memorial Library System-Accokeek Branch Library, Accokeek MD
    3:00 PM - 4:00 PM
    Come hear historian Mike Dixon describe how the evolution of police practices helped detectives close once unsolvable cases. Part of the One Maryland One Book initiative, Bloodsworth by Tim Junkin. 
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