Events

Sep 2017

  • Sep28
    Frederick County Public Libraries–Middletown Branch Library, Middletown MD
    4:00 PM - 5:00 PM
    In Purple Hibiscus, Kambili's cousin Amaka paints a portrait of their grandfather and gives it to Kambili, from which Kambili derives great comfort. In this program, participants will learn hand building techniques to create a portrait using air-dry clay. All ages.
  • Sep28
    Charles County Public Library–Waldorf West Branch, Waldorf MD
    6:00 PM - 7:00 PM
    Join us for a discussion focused on the One Maryland One Book 2017 Selection: Purple Hibiscus by Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie.
  • Sep28
    Calvert Library–Prince Frederick Central Library, Prince Frederick MD
    6:30 PM - 8:30 PM
    Finding your voice through civic engagement. "Finding your voice" is a major theme in the 2017 One Maryland One Book selection Purple Hibiscus, so we are offering this series of classes to help others find their voice. Dr. Seuss as the Lorax said, "Unless someone like you cares a whole awful lot, nothing is going to [...]
  • Sep28
    Enoch Pratt Free Library–Govans Branch, Baltimore MD
    6:30 PM - 7:30 PM
    Book Discussion- Purple Hibiscus by Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie
  • Sep28
    Cecil County Public Library–Perryville Branch, Perryville MD
    7:00 PM - 8:00 PM
    Join us for a discussion of the 2017 One Maryland One Book selection, Purple Hibiscus by Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie.
  • Sep28
    Baltimore County Public Library–Towson Branch, Towson MD
    7:00 PM - 8:00 PM
    Join us for a lively discussion of the 2017 One Maryland One Book selection Purple Hibiscus by Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie.
  • Sep29
    Salisbury University Art Galleries Downtown, Salisbury MD
    2:00 PM - 7:00 PM
    The Way We Worked opens at its fifth and final stop on the statewide tour at Salisbury University Art Galleries Downtown, on view from September 15 through November 3, 2017. The Way We Worked is a Smithsonian traveling exhibition that explores how work became such a central element in American culture by tracing the many changes that affected [...]
  • Sep30
    Salisbury University Art Galleries Downtown, Salisbury MD
    12:00 PM - 4:00 PM
    The Way We Worked opens at its fifth and final stop on the statewide tour at Salisbury University Art Galleries Downtown, on view from September 15 through November 3, 2017. The Way We Worked is a Smithsonian traveling exhibition that explores how work became such a central element in American culture by tracing the many changes that affected [...]
  • Sep30
    Frederick County Public Libraries–C. Burr Artz Library, Frederick MD
    1:00 PM - 2:30 PM
    Part of a four-part series prompting attendees to consider and preserve their own family story, in honor of Purple Hibiscus, which demonstrates the importance of family. Discuss writing your family history, recording its unique culture, folklore, and values for future generations. Topics will include the rewards of writing your story, getting started, memory joggers, staying motivated, [...]
  • Sep30
    Enoch Pratt Free Library–Edmondson Avenue Branch, Baltimore MD
    2:00 PM - 3:00 PM
    Read and discuss 2017's One Maryland One Book selection Purple Hibiscus by Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie.
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