Events

Oct 2017

  • Oct11
    Worcester County Library–Ocean City Branch, Ocean City MD
    2:00 PM - 3:00 PM
    Join us as we discuss this year's One Maryland One Book selection, Purple Hibiscus by Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie. Learn about African religion and culture in this novel with so many relevant themes for great discussion.
  • Oct11
    St. Mary’s College of Maryland, Aldom Lounge, Campus Center, St. Mary's City MD
    6:00 PM - 7:30 PM
    The Spirit of Jazz & Democracy fall residency at St. Mary's College of Maryland continues with interactive lectures, performances, workshops, and master classes designed to inspire free-thinking, democratic engagement, and positive social and political progress. In the workshop,"Jazz & Democracy & Why," master drummer Paul F. Murphy, jazz historian and drummer Dominic Fragman, ’07, and [...]
  • Oct12
    Havre de Grace Senior Center, Havre de Grace MD
    10:00 AM - 11:00 AM
    Join us for an in-depth discussion of Purple Hibiscus by Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie.
  • Oct12
    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 [...]
  • Oct12
    Prince George’s County Memorial Library System–Hyattsville Branch, Hyattsville MD
    3:30 PM - 4:30 PM
    Join the students from the Hyattsville Library Teen Action Group for a three-week book discussion of Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie's thought-provoking novel Purple Hibiscus, the winner of the Commonwealth Writers' Prize and the Hurston/Wright Legacy Award.
  • Oct13
    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 [...]
  • Oct14
    Enoch Pratt Free Library–Roland Park Branch, Baltimore MD
    11:00 AM - 12:00 PM
    Join us for a discussion of Purple Hibiscus by Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie.
  • Oct14
    Historic Pigtown, Baltimore MD
    12:00 PM - 7:00 PM
    The 16th Annual Pigtown Festival returns to Washington Boulevard with Squeakness, the popular live pig races, on SATURDAY, OCTOBER 14, from 12-7 PM. Enjoy live music by Empresarios, The Players, and Footwerk, food trucks, craft beer, arts & crafts, Kids Zone and much more…stay tuned for more details to be released in the coming months! [...]
  • Oct14
    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 [...]
  • Oct14
    Prince George’s County Memorial Library System–Surratts-Clinton Branch, Clinton MD
    2:00 PM - 3:30 PM
    Join the Surratts-Clinton Branch Library for a book discussion of Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie's thought-provoking novel Purple Hibiscus, the winner of the Commonwealth Writers' Prize and the Hurston/Wright Legacy Award.
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