Events - 9 Oct 19

  • Oct8
    12:00 AM
    Treat the readers in your life—or yourself—to a book or two (or three!) from our signed book auction. Every book here has been signed by the author, editor, or illustrator. Fans of historical fiction, poetry, biography, YA, and graphic novels will all find something here. All proceeds support our literary programming. Browse and bid by [...]
  • Oct9
    Washington County Historical Society, The Miller House, Hagerstown MD
    9:00 AM - 4:00 PM
    The Washington County Historical Society (WCHS) is the third of six Maryland sites to host Water/Ways, a traveling Smithsonian Institution exhibition, brought to the state by the Maryland Humanities’ Museum on Main Street program. Water/Ways will be open to the public in the Miller House in Hagerstown for six weeks, from August 31 to October 12, 2019, [...]
  • Oct9
    Washington County Historical Society, The Miller House, Hagerstown MD
    12:00 PM - 1:00 PM
    Get out of the office on your lunch hour! Spend some time at the Miller House Museum during lunch. Washington County Historical Society staff and special guests will be enjoying lunch and a casual discussion outdoors in the Miller House Gardens. Topics will include: local water history, current water conservation projects in the community, and [...]
  • Oct9
    Calvert Library–Prince Frederick Central Library, Prince Frederick MD
    2:00 PM - 4:00 PM
    Join author and editor Elisavietta Ritchie as she encourages the art of creative memoir writing. Bring 6 double-spaced copies of your work, 500-800 words, to discuss and share with the group. Writing to be inspired by the themes in the 2019 OMOB selection: What the Eyes Don’t See by Mona Hanna-Attisha.
  • Oct9
    Worcester County Library–Berlin Branch, Berlin MD
    2:00 PM - 3:00 PM
    A presentation by the Town of Berlin Water Resources Department. Learn about what they do, and the importance of clean water.
  • Oct9
    Prince George’s County Memorial Library System–Bowie Branch, Bowie MD
    7:15 PM - 8:15 PM
    Discuss the 2019 OMOB selection: What the Eyes Don’t See by Mona Hanna-Attisha. Copies available.
Maryland Humanities is a statewide, educational nonprofit organization that creates and supports educational experiences in the humanities that inspire all Marylanders to embrace lifelong learning, exchange ideas openly, and enrich their communities.
Maryland Humanities
108 West Centre Street
Baltimore, Maryland 21201-4565
(410) 685-0095
(410) 685-0795 fax
info@mdhumanities.org
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