Events

Oct 2017

  • Oct6
    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 [...]
  • Oct6
    Queen Ann’s County Library-Kent Island Branch, Stevensville MD
    6:00 PM - 7:00 PM
    Join us as we discuss this year's great One Maryland One book selection, Purple Hibiscus by Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie.
  • Oct7
    Charles County Public Library–P.D. Brown Memorial Branch, Waldorf MD
    9:30 AM - 10:30 AM
    The Waldorf Adult Book Discussion is a book club for adults who enjoy a lively and informal discussion of classic and contemporary literature. The book for October is Purple Hibiscus by Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie. Purple Hibiscus is the One Maryland One Book 2017 selection.
  • Oct7
    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 [...]
  • Oct7
    Montpelier Arts Center, Laurel MD
    2:00 PM - 3:30 PM
    Purple Hibiscus is an exquisite novel about the emotional turmoil of adolescence, the powerful bonds of family, and the bright promise of freedom. One Maryland One Book is affiliated with Maryland Humanities, where all Maryland residents are encouraged to read Purple Hibiscus in the year 2017. Join in the conversation!
  • Oct9
    Queen Anne’s County Library–Centreville Branch, Centreville MD
    2:00 PM - 3:00 PM
    Join us as we discuss this year's great One Maryland One Book selection, Purple Hibiscus by Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie.
  • Oct10
    Prince George’s County Memorial Library System–Oxon Hill Branch, Oxon Hill MD
    2:00 PM - 3:00 PM
    Join in the discussion of the 2017 One Maryland One Book selection Purple Hibiscus by Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie. This story is a coming-of-age tale about a Nigerian girl who struggles to assert her identity in a patriarchal culture.
  • Oct11
    Frederick County Public Libraries–Middletown Branch Library, Middletown MD
    11:30 AM - 12:30 PM
    Purple Hibiscus by Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie takes place in Nigeria. Participants will learn about traditional Nigerian folk art and the process of printmaking. Create your own plate to print. All ages.
  • Oct11
    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 [...]
  • Oct11
    Calvert Library–Prince Frederick Central Library, Prince Frederick MD
    2:00 PM - 3:30 PM
    Join author and editor Elisavietta Ritchie as she encourages the art of creative memoir writing. Bring 6 double-spaced copies of your piece of memoir, 500-800 words, to work on and share with the group. Writing to be inspired by the themes in the One Maryland One Book title Purple Hibiscus written by Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie.
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