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This event is in the "Adults" group.

Laughter Yoga Hosted by the Deale Library

6:30pm - 7:00pm
Online Events
Registration
Library Branch: Online Events
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: Health & Wellness
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 12
Event Details:
Laughter yoga is a fun and relaxing activity where we will clap, breathe, laugh and play helping us to relieve stress, improve health all while connecting with others. No yoga mats, flexibility or yoga experience require...
This event is in the "Teens (Ages 11+)" group.
This event is in the "Adults" group.

Understanding the LGBTQIA+ Community

7:00pm - 8:00pm
Online Events
Registration
Library Branch: Online Events
Age Group: Teens (Ages 11+), Adults
Program Type: Adult Learning, LGBTQIA+ Interest
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 500
Event Details:
Do you feel overwhelmed by the number of letters in the LGBTQIA+ acronym? If you have questions about pronouns, identities, or other terminology, we cover the basics as well as give some direction to continue learning. Educators, parents, managers, a...
This event is in the "Adults" group.

Book Lovers Book Chat

10:00am - 11:00am
Deale Library
Library Branch: Deale Library
Room: Deale - Other In-library location
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: Books and Writing
Event Details:
Meet to share what you're reading and hear about what others are reading. We will meet outside on the grounds of the Deale Library. Social distancing and masks required. Bring a comfortable chair or one can be provided. Call the branch with any quest...
This event is in the "Preschool (Ages 0 – 5)" group.

Facebook Live: Preschool Storytime

10:30am - 11:00am
Online Events
Library Branch: Online Events
Age Group: Preschool (Ages 0 – 5)
Program Type: Storytimes
Event Details:
Children ages three to five (with caring adult) build the early literacy skills needed for school readiness through engaging books, songs and activities. Find it on our Facebook page: www.facebook.com/aacpl ...
This event is in the "All" group.

NASA Robotic Servicing

6:30pm - 7:30pm
Online Events
Library Branch: Online Events
Age Group: All
Program Type: STEM/STEAM
Event Details:
NASA engineers and scientists present on NASA's Robotic Servicing: NExIS NASA's Exploration and In-Space Servicing. Robots are poised to make what was once thought to be impossible in space a reality. From extending the lifespan of satellites to a...
This event is in the "All" group.

Design Challenge

9:00am - 9:30am
Online Events
Registration
Library Branch: Online Events
Age Group: All
Program Type: STEM/STEAM
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 10
Event Details:
Hosted by Eastport-Annapolis Neck Library. Find out the theme for the challenge at the beginning of the program. You'll have ten minutes to design your creation while listening to music or a story! At the end, share your creation with the gro...

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Accompanying Adults

Children under age 8 must be accompanied by an adult.

Adultos Acompañantes: Los niños menores de los ocho (8) años deben estar acompañados por un adulto.

This event is in the "Preschool (Ages 0 – 5)" group.

Facebook Live: Preschool Storytime

10:30am - 11:00am
Online Events
Library Branch: Online Events
Age Group: Preschool (Ages 0 – 5)
Program Type: Storytimes
Event Details:
Children ages three to five (with caring adult) build the early literacy skills needed for school readiness through engaging books, songs and activities. Find it on our Facebook page: www.facebook.com/aacpl ...
This event is in the "Preschool (Ages 0 – 5)" group.

Facebook Live: Bilingual Storytime

10:30am - 11:00am
Online Events
Library Branch: Online Events
Age Group: Preschool (Ages 0 – 5)
Program Type: Bilingual, Hispanic/Latino Interest, Storytimes
Event Details:
Young children will enjoy stories, songs, rhymes and activities while building ready to read skills in English and in Spanish / Los niños pequeños disfrutarán de historias, canciones, rimas y actividades mientras desarrollan habilidades de lectura en...
This event is in the "Adults" group.
Registration
Library Branch: Online Events
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: Adult Learning, Books and Writing
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 20
Event Details:
Virtual meeting of the O'Malley Senior Center book club! Read any book by a Hispanic author and come ready to share. Please register to receive the Zoom link to this virtual program. For the best viewing experience, download the Zoom app on y...
This event is in the "Preschool (Ages 0 – 5)" group.

Pumpkin Palooza STEM Virtual Storytime

3:00pm - 4:00pm
Online Events
Registration
Library Branch: Online Events
Age Group: Preschool (Ages 0 – 5)
Program Type: Special Events, STEM/STEAM, Storytimes
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 40
Event Details:
Celebrate fall by learning about the life cycle and properties of a pumpkin with the help of pumpkin-themed stories, songs, and preschool-friendly science demonstrations. Please register to receive the Zoom link to this virtual program. For t...

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Accompanying Adults

Children under age 8 must be accompanied by an adult.

Adultos Acompañantes: Los niños menores de los ocho (8) años deben estar acompañados por un adulto.

This event is in the "Teens (Ages 11+)" group.

Virtual Anime and Manga Club!

6:00pm - 8:00pm
Online Events
Registration
Library Branch: Online Events
Age Group: Teens (Ages 11+)
Program Type: Books and Writing, Special Events
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 50
Event Details:
SPECIAL COSPLAY EDITION Show us your best creations for a virtual cosplay contest in honor of Halloween ^w^ Top three winners will receive prizes!  Share in the love of Japanese animation and comics - online! Join your fellow Otaku and...
This event is in the "Adults" group.

The City of Laurel is 150!

6:30pm - 7:30pm
Online Events
Registration
Library Branch: Online Events
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: Adult Learning, History & Genealogy, Special Events
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: Unlimited
Event Details:
Learn about the history of Laurel and see some artifacts, as we celebrate the the City of Laurel's sesquicentennial! The City of Laurel commemorates the 150th anniversary of incorporation in 1870 with year-long events and celebrations. Join Ann Be...
This event is in the "Teens (Ages 11+)" group.
This event is in the "Adults" group.

Intro to eLearning Resources

7:00pm - 8:00pm
Online Events
Registration
Library Branch: Online Events
Age Group: Teens (Ages 11+), Adults
Program Type: Adult Learning, Technology
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 40
Event Details:
AACPL customers have access to a wealth of online learning resources with just their library card. Learn about resources offered and how to access them. Topics include Rosetta Stone, Lynda, Udemy, and live tutoring from Brainfuse.  ...
This event is in the "Adults" group.
Registration
Library Branch: Online Events
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: Adult Learning, African American Interest, Health & Wellness, Special Events
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 100
Event Details:
This training is an interactive presentation on the nature and impact of structural racism and what it looks like across institutions. We examine narratives around racial disproportionality and make use of compelling research data to illustrate the s...
This event is in the "Preschool (Ages 0 – 5)" group.

Facebook Live: Preschool Storytime

10:30am - 11:00am
Online Events
Library Branch: Online Events
Age Group: Preschool (Ages 0 – 5)
Program Type: Storytimes
Event Details:
Children ages three to five (with caring adult) build the early literacy skills needed for school readiness through engaging books, songs and activities. Find it on our Facebook page: www.facebook.com/aacpl ...
This event is in the "Adults" group.
Registration
Library Branch: Online Events
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: Health & Wellness
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: Unlimited
Event Details:
Yoga that will help beginner adults with Mindfulness, led by Michele Bickley of LiveLifeYoga.org  ...
This event is in the "Teens (Ages 11+)" group.
This event is in the "Adults" group.

Intro to Library eBooks and Streaming

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: 40
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 "Teens (Ages 11+)" group.

Collaborative Poetry Club

6:00pm - 7:00pm
Online Events
Library Branch: Online Events
Age Group: Teens (Ages 11+)
Program Type: Books and Writing
Event Details:
Through exploring different types of poetry, participants will be inspired to generate original poetry for a collaborative zine. Sharing not required, and submitting your poem to the zine is optional. A great opportunity to connect with fellow writer...
This event is in the "Adults" group.
Registration
Library Branch: Online Events
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: Adult Learning, Books and Writing
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 30
Event Details:
From the highly acclaimed, multiple award-winning Anthony Doerr, the beautiful, stunningly ambitious instant New York Times bestseller about a blind French girl and a German boy whose paths collide in occupied France as both try to survive the devast...
This event is in the "Preschool (Ages 0 – 5)" group.
Registration
Library Branch: Online Events
Age Group: Preschool (Ages 0 – 5)
Program Type: Storytimes
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 25

Babies in Bloom

Babies from birth to 18 months (with caring adult) enjoy songs, action rhymes and playtime while building early literacy skills. A great way to get to know other families in your community!

Event Details:
Join us for Babies in Bloom Storytime hosted by the Deale Library with Ms. Maureen.We will enjoy about 30 minutes of music, movement, lapsits, bounces, stories, and rhymes. Have something handy to wave like a scarf or small piece of material to the m...
This event is in the "Preschool (Ages 0 – 5)" group.

Facebook Live Babies in Bloom

11:30am - 12:00pm
Online Events
Library Branch: Online Events
Age Group: Preschool (Ages 0 – 5)
Program Type: Storytimes
Event Details:
Join us online for a special Facebook Live event for babies ages birth to 18 months. Babies will enjoy songs and action rhymes while building early literacy skills.  Find us at www.facebook.com/aacpl. ...
This event is in the "Teens (Ages 11+)" group.
This event is in the "Adults" group.

Afternoon Book Club: Horror & Ghost Stories

3:00pm - 4:00pm
Online Events
Registration
Library Branch: Online Events
Age Group: Teens (Ages 11+), Adults
Program Type: Books and Writing
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 25
Event Details:
Enjoy an afternoon of book discussion, with a book of your choice.  This month we will be discussing will be "horror or ghost stories". If you prefer a mystery; is welcome into the discussion.  ...
This event is in the "Adults" group.

Virtual One Maryland One Book Discussion

6:00pm - 7:00pm
Online Events
Registration
Library Branch: Online Events
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: Books and Writing
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 15
Event Details:
Join Christina & Liz 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 ...
This event is in the "Teens (Ages 11+)" group.

Flavor Squads Assemble

7:00pm - 8:00pm
Online Events
Registration
Library Branch: Online Events
Age Group: Teens (Ages 11+)
Program Type: Books and Writing
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: Unlimited
Event Details:
Before leading participants in an interactive game of Windows & Mirrors, MG and YA Author, Paula Chase, will set the tone with a talk about her two great passions, the importance of finding your passion and how reading can fuel your passion. Base...
This event is in the "Preschool (Ages 0 – 5)" group.

Facebook Live: Preschool Storytime

10:30am - 11:00am
Online Events
Library Branch: Online Events
Age Group: Preschool (Ages 0 – 5)
Program Type: Storytimes
Event Details:
Children ages three to five (with caring adult) build the early literacy skills needed for school readiness through engaging books, songs and activities. Find it on our Facebook page: www.facebook.com/aacpl ...
This event is in the "Kids (Ages 6 – 10)" group.
This event is in the "Teens (Ages 11+)" group.
This event is in the "Adults" group.
This event is in the "All" group.

Virtual Halloween Scavenger Hunt

4:00pm - 5:30pm
Online Events
Registration
Library Branch: Online Events
Age Group: Kids (Ages 6 – 10), Teens (Ages 11+), Adults, All
Program Type: Games
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 11
Event Details:
Register as a team and work together to find items around your house.  You will be prompted to seek out and find.  Race against the clock to find the items in multiple rounds in order to earn the most points.  The team that e...
This event is in the "Adults" group.

African Americans and the Vote Symposium

10:00am - 1:00pm
Online Events
Library Branch: Online Events
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: African American Interest
Event Details:
Join historians, artists, and educators to explore the history of African Americans and the vote in the State of Maryland.   For more information, please visit https://bdmuseum.maryland.gov/events/ Watch the event on our Facebook...