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This event is in the "Teens (Ages 11+)" group.
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Intro to Library eBooks and Streaming

June 10, 2020
7:00pm - 8:15pm
Online Events
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Library Branch: Online Events
Age Group: Teens (Ages 11+), Adults
Program Type: Adult Learning, Books and Writing, Technology
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 28
Event Details:
Learn about eBook, eAudiobook, eMagazine and streaming options available free with your library card. Staff will be available to answer questions at the end of the presentation. You must register to receive the Zoom link and password for this...
This event is in the "Adults" group.

The Great Movies: The Great Dictator (1940)

June 12, 2020
7:00pm - 8:00pm
Online Events
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Library Branch: Online Events
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: Movies
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 28
Event Details:
Watch the movie on Kanopy beforehand, then join us for a lively Friday evening discussion on Zoom. Register for this program to receive the Zoom login information via email. Chaplin, in his first pure talkie, brings his sublime physicality to...
This event is in the "Teens (Ages 11+)" group.
This event is in the "Adults" group.

Intro to Library eBooks and Streaming

June 17, 2020
3:00pm - 4:15pm
Online Events
Registration
Library Branch: Online Events
Age Group: Teens (Ages 11+), Adults
Program Type: Adult Learning, Books and Writing, Technology
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 29
Event Details:
Learn about eBook, eAudiobook, eMagazine and streaming options available free with your library card. Staff will be available to answer questions at the end of the presentation. You must register to receive the Zoom link and password for this...
This event is in the "Adults" group.

Guys Book Club: Robinson Crusoe - Daniel Defoe

June 17, 2020
7:00pm - 8:00pm
Online Events
Registration
Library Branch: Online Events
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: Adult Learning, Books and Writing
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 29
Event Details:
Many who have seen the Tom Hanks film Castaway without having read Robinson Crusoe have missed out on a real treat, a book filled with adventure that goes far beyond a survival story.  ...
This event is in the "Adults" group.

The Great Movies: Transit (2018)

June 19, 2020
7:00pm - 8:00pm
Online Events
Registration
Library Branch: Online Events
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: Movies
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 30
Event Details:
Watch the movie on Kanopy beforehand, then join us for a lively Friday evening discussion on Zoom. Register for this program to receive the Zoom login information via email. Past and present merge in this alluring puzzle from Christian Petzol...
This event is in the "Teens (Ages 11+)" group.
This event is in the "Adults" group.

Intro to Library eBooks and Streaming

June 24, 2020
7:00pm - 8:15pm
Online Events
Registration
Library Branch: Online Events
Age Group: Teens (Ages 11+), Adults
Program Type: Adult Learning, Books and Writing, Technology
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 30
Event Details:
Learn about eBook, eAudiobook, eMagazine and streaming options available free with your library card. Staff will be available to answer questions at the end of the presentation. You must register to receive the Zoom link and password for this...
This event is in the "Adults" group.
Registration
Library Branch: Online Events
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: LGBTQIA+ Interest
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 100
Event Details:
Long before Stonewall, long before the HIV/AIDS epidemic, and long before marriage equality, LGBTQ+ people lived, worked, and loved in Maryland and Virginia. Learn about the lives of historic queer people from the Chesapeake with stories from the 18t...
This event is in the "Adults" group.

Cómo Navegar sus Finanzas en Tiempos Financieros Inciertos

June 25, 2020
7:00pm - 8:00pm
Online Events
Registration
Library Branch: Online Events
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: Adult Learning, Hispanic/Latino Interest
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 50
Event Details:
¿COVID-19 está afectando sus finanzas? Únase a Christina Figueroa, Consultora de Educación Financiera de CASH Campaign, en este seminario web para aprender a reducir sus gastos, administrar su crédito / deuda y obtener recursos para ayudarl...
This event is in the "Adults" group.

Mondays are Murder Online True Crime Discussion

June 29, 2020
7:00pm - 8:00pm
Online Events
Registration
Library Branch: Online Events
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: Adult Learning, Books and Writing
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 30
Event Details:
A true crime discussion featuring famous solved and unsolved murders. This month's discussion centers around Robert Pickton and The Pig Farm Murders. Register for the program to receive the Zoom link via email.   ...
This event is in the "Kids (Ages 6 – 10)" group.

Joe Romano’s Magic WOW Workshop

July 7, 2020
1:00pm - 1:45pm
Online Events
Registration
Library Branch: Online Events
Age Group: Kids (Ages 6 – 10)
Program Type: Special Events, STEM/STEAM
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 100
Event Details:
Learn some magic tricks with things that you can easily find around the house. Grab a sheet of copy paper, a pair of scissors, tape, a dollar bill and a coin, deck of cards and five pieces of dried spaghetti. If you can’t find an item or two, don’t w...
This event is in the "Preschool (Ages 0 – 5)" group.

123 Andrés Bilingual Family Beats

July 10, 2020
10:30am - 11:15am
Online Events
Registration
Library Branch: Online Events
Age Group: Preschool (Ages 0 – 5)
Program Type: Performing Arts & Music, Special Events
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: Unlimited
Event Details:
The Latin Grammy-winning duo of Christina and Andrés are bringing their bilingual tunes and irresistible beats to get your family up, moving and laughing. Get ready to enjoy catchy tunes, in both Spanish and English, and an interactive show! ...
This event is in the "Preschool (Ages 0 – 5)" group.
This event is in the "Kids (Ages 6 – 10)" group.

The SQRRL! Band - Nutty Good Music!

July 14, 2020
1:00pm - 1:45pm
Online Events
Registration
Library Branch: Online Events
Age Group: Preschool (Ages 0 – 5), Kids (Ages 6 – 10)
Program Type: Performing Arts & Music
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: Unlimited
Event Details:
This fun, interactive musical group will perform a variety of songs about everyday things that tap into the imagination of the kid in all of us. The music is positive, upbeat and encourages all to participate. ...
This event is in the "Adults" group.

Guys Book Club: The Waste Land - T. S. Eliot

July 15, 2020
7:00pm - 8:00pm
Online Events
Registration
Library Branch: Online Events
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: Adult Learning, Books and Writing
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 30
Event Details:
Published in 1922, The Waste Land was the most revolutionary poem of its time, offering a devastating vision of modern civilisation between the two World Wars. ...
This event is in the "Kids (Ages 6 – 10)" group.
This event is in the "Teens (Ages 11+)" group.

Youtube Stars

July 16, 2020
2:00pm - 3:00pm
Online Events
Registration
Library Branch: Online Events
Age Group: Kids (Ages 6 – 10), Teens (Ages 11+)
Program Type: STEM/STEAM
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 30
Event Details:
Does your child want to be the next YouTube superstar? We can help them get started! Kids will learn about staying safe on the Internet and planning interesting videos. When class is done, kids should plan to spend some time planning, recor...
This event is in the "Preschool (Ages 0 – 5)" group.
This event is in the "Kids (Ages 6 – 10)" group.

Rock & Rhyme with Mr. Jon

July 17, 2020
10:30am - 11:15am
Online Events
Registration
Library Branch: Online Events
Age Group: Preschool (Ages 0 – 5), Kids (Ages 6 – 10)
Program Type: Performing Arts & Music, Special Events
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: Unlimited
Event Details:
Mr. Jon & Friends is multi Parents' Choice Award winning music for kids and their families. Come enjoy a fun, dancy, interactive, musical time with Mr. Jon and his silly friend George the Monkey. ...
This event is in the "Kids (Ages 6 – 10)" group.

Joe Romano’s Magic WOW Workshop

July 21, 2020
1:00pm - 1:45pm
Online Events
Registration
Library Branch: Online Events
Age Group: Kids (Ages 6 – 10)
Program Type: Special Events, STEM/STEAM
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 100
Event Details:
Learn some magic tricks with things that you can easily find around the house. Grab a sheet of copy paper, a pair of scissors, tape, a dollar bill and a coin, deck of cards and five pieces of dried spaghetti. If you can’t find an item or two, don’t w...
This event is in the "Preschool (Ages 0 – 5)" group.
This event is in the "Kids (Ages 6 – 10)" group.

Uncle Devin's Animal Madness

July 24, 2020
10:30am - 11:15am
Online Events
Registration
Library Branch: Online Events
Age Group: Preschool (Ages 0 – 5), Kids (Ages 6 – 10)
Program Type: Performing Arts & Music, Special Events
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: Unlimited
Event Details:
Enjoy this interactive musical experience for children that uses percussion instruments to cultivate their minds - a dynamic cross between DC's Trouble Funk and Schoolhouse Rock. ...
This event is in the "Adults" group.

Mondays are Murder Online True Crime Discussion

July 27, 2020
7:00pm - 8:00pm
Online Events
Library Branch: Online Events
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: Adult Learning, Books and Writing
Event Details:
A true crime discussion featuring famous solved and unsolved murders. This month's discussion centers around Wayne Williams and The Atlanta Child Murders. Register for the program to receive the Zoom link via email.   ...
This event is in the "Preschool (Ages 0 – 5)" group.
This event is in the "Kids (Ages 6 – 10)" group.

Stevens Puppets present "Goldilocks and the Three Bears"

July 28, 2020
10:30am - 11:15am
Online Events
Registration
Library Branch: Online Events
Age Group: Preschool (Ages 0 – 5), Kids (Ages 6 – 10)
Program Type: Performing Arts & Music, Special Events
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: Unlimited
Event Details:
Hand-carved wooden marionettes bring this story to life with charming literary rhymes, alliterations and idioms which engage, educate and amuse. Hand-painted scenery presents the misty fjords and totems of Southeast Alaska in glorious color and authe...
This event is in the "Preschool (Ages 0 – 5)" group.

The Fastest Plane: An Imaginary Journey Around the World and Beyond

July 31, 2020
10:30am - 11:15am
Online Events
Registration
Library Branch: Online Events
Age Group: Preschool (Ages 0 – 5)
Program Type: Performing Arts & Music, Special Events
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: Unlimited
Event Details:
Use your imagination to explore the world through fairy tales, myths and fantastical adventures. Sit back and get ready to dance, laugh, and play through the streets and jungles of Brazil, America, Mexico, Indonesia, Egypt or India. ...
This event is in the "Preschool (Ages 0 – 5)" group.
This event is in the "Kids (Ages 6 – 10)" group.

Sound Tales

August 4, 2020
10:30am - 11:15am
Online Events
Registration
Library Branch: Online Events
Age Group: Preschool (Ages 0 – 5), Kids (Ages 6 – 10)
Program Type: Performing Arts & Music, Special Events
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: Unlimited
Event Details:
Sound Tales is stories, songs and sounds that spark children's imagination...made 100 percent by the human voice. Brought to you by beatboxer and producer Max Bent, it features original stories of life changing journeys. ...
This event is in the "Preschool (Ages 0 – 5)" group.

123 Andrés Bilingual Family Beats

August 7, 2020
10:30am - 11:15am
Online Events
Registration
Library Branch: Online Events
Age Group: Preschool (Ages 0 – 5)
Program Type: Performing Arts & Music, Special Events
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: Unlimited
Event Details:
The Latin Grammy-winning duo of Christina and Andrés are bringing their bilingual tunes and irresistible beats to get your family up, moving and laughing. Get ready to enjoy catchy tunes, in both Spanish and English, and an interactive show! ...
This event is in the "Kids (Ages 6 – 10)" group.

Dragons: Return of the Ice Sorceress

August 11, 2020
1:00pm - 1:45pm
Online Events
Registration
Library Branch: Online Events
Age Group: Kids (Ages 6 – 10)
Program Type: Special Events, STEM/STEAM
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: Unlimited
Event Details:
A long time ago in a faraway world, two brave villagers go on a daring journey to release the dragons and save the kingdom from the Evil Ice Sorceress. When things don’t go as planned, however, they might need to look to themselves (and to science!) ...
This event is in the "Preschool (Ages 0 – 5)" group.
This event is in the "Kids (Ages 6 – 10)" group.

ANANSEGRO! (An interactive Storytelling, African drums and Games)

August 14, 2020
10:30am - 11:15am
Online Events
Registration
Library Branch: Online Events
Age Group: Preschool (Ages 0 – 5), Kids (Ages 6 – 10)
Program Type: Performing Arts & Music, Special Events
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: Unlimited
Event Details:
In this exciting family funfare event, we will use the technique of African storytelling to explore some favorite children’s literature, with lots of drumming, singing and dancing! ...
This event is in the "Preschool (Ages 0 – 5)" group.
This event is in the "Kids (Ages 6 – 10)" group.

Juggling Funny Stories!

August 18, 2020
1:00pm - 1:45pm
Online Events
Registration
Library Branch: Online Events
Age Group: Preschool (Ages 0 – 5), Kids (Ages 6 – 10)
Program Type: Performing Arts & Music, Special Events
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: Unlimited
Event Details:
Join award-winning family entertainer Chris Fascione as he brings stories to life with boundless energy, humor and even audience participation. He combines comedy, juggling and story performance as he acts out children's books, becoming a multitude o...
This event is in the "Adults" group.

Guys Book Club: The Call of the Wild - Jack London

August 19, 2020
7:00pm - 8:00pm
Online Events
Registration
Library Branch: Online Events
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: Adult Learning, Books and Writing
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 30
Event Details:
The Call Of The Wild is the story of Buck, a dog stolen from his home and thrust into the merciless life of the Arctic north to endure hardship, bitter cold, and the savage lawlessness of man and beast.  ...