Events

Sep 2020

  • Sep25
    3:00 PM - 4:30 PM
    From Washington County Free Library: This will be a virtual program inspired by this year's One Maryland One Book selection, The Island of Sea Women by Lisa See, with a screening of a short documentary film Lessons from Jeju, shown with permission. This will be followed by a discussion of themes in the documentary and novel, such [...]
  • Sep25
    6:00 PM
    The African American Studies Institute at PGCC presents: Black Culture Matters : A virtual lecture-discussion series About this Event Black Culture Matters is a series hosted by the African American Studies Institute (AASI) at PGCC, revolving around this year’s theme: Resisting De-humanization through the Humanities. The goal of this series is not to declare the [...]
  • Sep26
    10:00 AM - 11:30 AM
    From Charles County Public Library: Join us online for Saturday Morning Book Discussion. In October, we will discuss the One Maryland One Book selection The Island of Sea Women by Lisa See. Go to https://ccplonline.libnet.info for more information. 
  • Sep26
    2:00 PM - 3:30 PM
    From the Edmondson Avenue 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 prattlibrary.org for more information. 
  • Sep28
    2:00 PM - 3:30 PM
    From Worcester County Library and inspired by this year's One Maryland One Book selection, The Island of Sea Women by Lisa See. This virtual talk explores the historical places and events that serve as the backdrop of Lisa See's The Island of Sea Women. It will provide a brief overview of 20th century Korean history, with particular [...]
  • Sep29
    6:30 PM - 8:00 PM
    From Wicomico Public Libraries: Join us as we read from and discuss the 2020 One Maryland One Book selection, The Island of Sea Women by Lisa See. This year's pick is the story of the complex and decades-long friendship between Young-sook and Mi-ja, two women living on the Korean island of Jeju. Readers can follow their journey [...]
  • Sep29
    7:00 PM - 8:00 PM
    Join Mountain Road Library of Anne Arundel County Public Library for a virtual discussion about the 2020 One Maryland One Book selection, The Island of Sea Women by New York Times bestselling author Lisa See. The historical fiction chronicles two female divers from different backgrounds as their friendship is tested and strengthened over decades on the Korean island [...]

Oct 2020

  • Oct1
    10:00 AM - 11:30 AM
    From Queen Anne's County Library: This morning discussion of this year's One Maryland One Book The Island of Sea Women by Lisa See will be held virtually via Zoom to discuss the book and prepare for the upcoming Author Visit. For more information visit www.qaclibrary.org
  • Oct1
    6:00 PM - 7:30 PM
    From Charles County Public Library: Join us with a book discussion every month with members of the Clark Senior Center. In October, we will discuss the One Maryland One Book selection The Island of Sea Women by Lisa See. Go to https://ccplonline.libnet.info for more information. 
  • Oct4
    7:00 PM - 8:30 PM
    The Island of Sea Women author Lisa See will join us virtually at this stop on the 2020 One Maryland One Book Author Tour with co-host Prince George's County Memorial Library System. Ms. See will be in conversation with PGCMLS CEO Roberta Phillips, and then answer audience questions.  You can purchase a copy of Lisa See's The [...]
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