Events - 14 Oct 20

  • Sep15
    All Day
    From Frederick County Public Libraries: A book discussion on your schedule! Join us virtually for a casual discussion of One Maryland One Book's The Island of Sea Women moderated by Frederick County Public Libraries staff. Read the book at your own pace and post in the group about your progress. Let us know what you think [...]
  • Oct12
    All Day
    St. Mary's County Library brings to you an Asynchronous Virtual Event. See if your puzzle solving skills are sharp enough to escape the Korean island of Jeju. Journey through Jeju island history with Young-sook and Mi-ja, two of the strong and respected deep-sea diving women, known as haenyeo. Wind your way through the perils of [...]
  • Oct14
    11:00 AM - 12:30 PM
    Your favorite HCPL book discussion groups has gone virtual! Our book moderators will be doing what they have always done- leading an interesting and engaging book discussion. Now you can join us from the comfort of your home as we gather to  discuss this year's One Maryland One Book selection, The Island of Sea Women [...]
  • Oct14
    1:00 PM - 2:00 PM
    From Cecil County Public Library: Join us online to discuss The Island of Sea Women by Lisa See, this year's One Maryland One Book selection. Contact your local branch to pick up a copy of the book while supplies last. See or contact Megan Coleman at for more information.
  • Oct14
    2:00 PM - 4:00 PM
    Join author and editor Elisavietta Ritchie online as she encourages the art of creative memoir writing. Hosted by Prince Frederick branch of Calvert Library. Bring six 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 One Maryland One Book [...]
  • Oct14
    3:00 PM - 4:30 PM
    From the Brooklyn Branch of Enoch Pratt Free Library: Join us for an online discussion of the 2020 One Maryland One Book selection, The Island of Sea Women by Lisa See. Visit for more information. 
  • Oct14
    6:30 PM - 8:00 PM
    From the Chestertown Branch of Kent County Public Library and inspired by this year's One Maryland One Book, The Island of Sea Women by Lisa See: As on Jeju Island, women from the Chesapeake Bay region have played significant roles in the fisheries, maritime industries, and communities of this area, yet their stories are often [...]
  • Oct14
    7:15 PM - 8:15 PM
    Join the Bowie Branch of Prince George's County Memorial Library System as they read this year's One Maryland One Book selection, The Island of Sea Women by Lisa See. Check the online calendar for PGCMLS.  For more information contact Rita Phelps at 
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