Events - 19 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 [...]
  • Oct19
    Blackwater Adventures, Blackwater National Wildlife Refuge, Cambridge MD
    9:00 AM - 11:00 AM
    This two-hour guided kayak tour takes place in the heart of the Blackwater National Wildlife Refuge Ecosystem. Your local guide will lead and enlighten you as you search for wildlife and birds, all while learning about fascinating topics such as local history and Eastern Shore culture. Participants will be given an introduction to kayaking and [...]
  • Oct19
    Dorchester Center for the Arts, Cambridge MD
    10:00 AM - 6:00 PM
    The Cambridge Main Street  is the fourth 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 at Dorchester Center for the Arts in Cambridge for six weeks, from October 19 to November 30, 2019, [...]
  • Oct19
    Kent County Public Library–North County Branch, Galena MD
    11:00 AM - 12:00 PM
    This short documentary tells the story of the Flint Water Crisis from the perspectives of those who have experienced this tragedy first hand and and from activists on the ground working through grass-root organizations to make a difference.
  • Oct19
    Enoch Pratt Free Library–Cherry Hill Branch, Baltimore MD
    2:00 PM - 3:00 PM
    Discuss the 2019 OMOB selection: What the Eyes Don’t See by Mona Hanna-Attisha.
  • Oct19
    Enoch Pratt Free Library–Clifton Branch, Baltimore MD
    2:00 PM - 3:00 PM
    Discuss the 2019 OMOB selection: What the Eyes Don’t See by Mona Hanna-Attisha.
  • Oct19
    Prince George’s County Memorial Library System–Hyattsville Branch, Hyattsville MD
    3:00 PM - 4:00 PM
    Discuss the 2019 OMOB selection: What the Eyes Don’t See by Mona Hanna-Attisha. Also being discussed: Very, Very, Very Dreadful by Albert Marrin.
  • Oct19
    Long Wharf Dock, Cambridge MD
    3:30 PM - 5:30 PM
    As part of the Smithsonian Water/Ways exhibition and the celebration of Dorchester County's local waterways, the Skipjack Nathan of Dorchester offers two special cruises featuring docents from ShoreRivers and from the Nathan to share information about the river. The Skipjack Nathan of Dorchester is a traditional oystering vessel and an icon of the Chesapeake Bay. [...]
  • Oct19
    Slate Farm Brewery, Whiteford MD
    5:30 PM - 7:00 PM
    Books on Tap: Discuss the 2019 OMOB selection: What the Eyes Don’t See by Mona Hanna-Attisha.
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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