Events - 17 Oct 18

  • Oct17
    Harford County Public Library–Fallston Library, Fallston MD
    10:00 AM - 12:00 PM
    Book group discussion of the 2018 One Maryland One Book Bloodsworth: The True Story of the First Death Row Inmate Exonerated by DNA Evidence by Tim Junkin.
  • Oct17
    Carroll County Public Library–Mt. Airy Branch Library, Mt. Airy MD
    1:00 PM - 3:00 PM
    Join us for a discussion of this month's book. October's discussion is sponsored in part by Maryland Humanities to celebrate One Maryland One Book 2018. This program is a Choose Civility program. 
  • Oct17
    Montgomery County Public Libraries–Potomac Library, Potomac MD
    1:00 PM - 2:00 PM
    We will discuss this year's One Maryland One Book title, Bloodsworth by Tim Junkin.
  • Oct17
    Calvert Library-Fairview Branch, Owings MD
    2:00 PM - 4:00 PM
    This year's gripping read is Bloodsworth: The True Story of the First Death Row Inmate Exonerated by DNA Evidence by Tim Junkin. The book encapsulates an historical criminal justice milestone that took place in the State of Maryland that would eventually lead to the exoneration of hundreds of others wrongfully accused of heinous, violent crimes. 
  • Oct17
    Enoch Pratt Free Library-Brooklyn Branch, Baltimore MD
    3:30 PM - 5:30 PM
    Book discussion of the 2018 OMOB Bloodsworth: The True Story of the First Death Row Inmate Exonerated by DNA Evidence by Tim Junkin.
  • Oct17
    Ruth Enlow Library of Garrett County–Oakland Library, Oakland MD
    6:00 PM - 8:00 PM
    Join us to view the documentary of Bloodsworth: An Innocent Man. This film chronicles the story of Kirk Bloodsworth, who was sentenced to death for a crime he did not commit. Kirk finally won his freedom in 1993. Thanks to what was then a new technology called "genetic fingerprinting," Kirk Bloodsworth became the first death row [...]
  • Oct17
    Harford County Public Library–Joppa Library, Joppa MD
    6:30 PM - 8:00 PM
    Programs such as Law & Order and CSI have acquainted most people with the modern techniques for solving crimes. But for most of our past, sleuths did as much as they could to investigate crimes, but they lacked the most basic of tools. There wasn't much the sheriff, part-time constable, justice of the peace, and coroner could [...]
  • Oct17
    Frederick County Public Libraries–Urbana Regional Library, Urbana MD
    6:45 PM - 8:45 PM
    Join us for a community discussion on Bloodsworth: The True Story of the First Death Row Inmate Exonerated by DNA Evidence by Tim Junkin. Panelists will share their expertise on DNA and the justice system. 
  • Oct17
    Delaplaine Arts Center, Frederick MD
    7:00 PM - 8:45 PM
    Bloodsworth: An Innocent Man is a documentary memoir recounting Kirk Bloodsworth's journey through the criminal justice system. An innocent man convicted and sentenced to death for a crime he did not commit, Kirk became the first death row inmate exonerated by DNA evidence. Set during his 2013 battle to repeal the death penalty, Bloodsworth offers [...]
  • Oct17
    Montgomery County Public Libraries-Davis Library, Bethesda MD
    7:00 PM - 8:00 PM
    We will discuss this year's One Maryland One Book title, Bloodsworth by Tim Junkin.
  • Oct17
    Baltimore County Public Library–Towson Branch, Towson MD
    7:00 PM - 8:45 PM
    Join us for a lively discussion of Bloodsworth by Tim Junkin, the One Maryland One Book selected for 2018.
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