Upcoming Events for Adults

E.g., 04/30/2017
E.g., 04/30/2017
Location Program Namesort descending Description Date and time
Mountain Road Art Display: Louise Vest The month-long art exhibit for May features works by Louise Vest. 05/01/2017 - 9:00am
Crofton eReader One-on-One Training Call or visit branch for more information and to schedule an appointment. 05/01/2017 - 9:00am
Annapolis Grant Research One-on-One Training Would you like help searching for grant opportunities for your nonprofit organization? Meet for a one-on-one appointment to learn the basics of searching the Foundation Directory Online, a database of over 92,000 foundations, corporate giving programs, and grantmaking public charities in the U.S. Call 410-222-1750 or visit the Annapolis Regional Library for more information and to schedule a one hour appointment. 05/01/2017 - 9:00am
Brooklyn Park One-on-One Computer Training Work individually with a librarian and learn to access your library account, search the catalog and the internet, navigate resources and set up a free e-mail account. Instruction in Microsoft Word may also be available. Call or visit the branch for more information and to schedule an appointment. 05/01/2017 - 9:00am
Edgewater Evening Book Club: Trials of the Earth: The True Story of a Pioneer Woman by Mary Hamilton The diary of a tenacious woman thrust into taming the American south at the turn of the twentieth century.  Facing enormous hardship and personal tragedy she runs boarding houses and mining camps while raising her children in wilderness conditions. 05/01/2017 - 7:00pm
This event has been cancelled Glen Burnie Bankruptcy Seminar  A presentation by James M. Greenan, bankruptcy attorney, that will address how the US Bankruptcy Code provides relief to debtors. Non-Bankruptcy options available to consumers and businesses that are experiencing financial difficulties will also be reviewed.  05/02/2017 - 4:00pm
This event has been cancelled Glen Burnie Bankruptcy Seminar  A presentation by James M. Greenan, bankruptcy attorney, that will address how the US Bankruptcy Code provides relief to debtors. Non-Bankruptcy options available to consumers and businesses that are experiencing financial difficulties will also be reviewed.  05/02/2017 - 4:00pm
Severna Park Severna Park Book Club: All the Single Ladies: Unmarried Women and the Rise of an Independent Nation by Rebecca Traister All the Single Ladies provides a nuanced investigation into the sexual, economic, and emotional lives of women in America. 05/02/2017 - 7:00pm
Broadneck Book Lovers Book Club It's a book club without the book!  Chat about a book you've read and hear about great books that others have enjoyed. 05/03/2017 - 10:00am
Annapolis Conversational Español & Brown Bag Lunch Practice and expand your Spanish speaking skills in a relaxed environment. Bring your own lunch. All levels of learners and children welcome. 05/03/2017 - 12:00pm
Brooklyn Park Library Steps Out! Meet new friends and better health at the library by joining staff for a community walk. Wednesdays throughout the spring. Call the branch for specific dates and start times! 05/03/2017 - 4:00pm
Annapolis "When Breath Becomes Air"-- A Book Discussion A profoundly moving memoir by a young neurosurgeon faced with terminal cancer who attempts to answer the question--"What makes life worth living?" Facilitated by clinical staff of Hospice of the Chesapeake. 05/03/2017 - 6:30pm
Mountain Road Travel Tips Thinking about booking a cruise? Why not attend a free program with a trusted travel advisor? Join Stephanie Petros from WorldTravelService to learn about cruise vacations and tips to help make your vacation cruise more enjoyable. 05/03/2017 - 6:30pm
Severna Park The Great Movies: Ace in the Hole (1951) Albuquerque newspaper reporter Kirk Douglas exploits the story of a man trapped in a cave to advance his own career, but the situation spins wildly out of control. Not rated, 111 min.   05/04/2017 - 6:15pm
Odenton Charity Knitting Help make lap blankets and hats for AAMC patients. Beginners are welcome.  Please bring size 7 or 8 needles if you have them. 05/04/2017 - 6:30pm
Odenton Charity Knitting Help make lap blankets and hats for AAMC patients. Beginners are welcome.  Please bring size 7 or 8 needles if you have them. 05/04/2017 - 6:30pm
Linthicum Coloring for Adults Coloring for adults is the newest way to relieve stress and promote relaxation. Join us to color your cares away! 05/04/2017 - 7:00pm
Brooklyn Park Dogs Visit the Library! Take a break from work or school and relax with therapy dogs from Pets on Wheels. 05/04/2017 - 7:00pm
Crofton Ask a Master Gardener Ask gardening questions and bring your bug, weed, or plant in a sealed plastic bag for analysis. 05/06/2017 - 9:00am
Glen Burnie AACC Lifelong Learning Expo The Anne Arundel Community College’s Lifelong Learning department offers classes for everyone ages 5-99. Join us for hands-on activities and demonstrations as you sample some of the wide variety of classes they offer.  This expo is a family event, all ages welcome. 05/06/2017 - 11:00am
Broadneck World War I in Miniature Learn all about World War I and its local ties through military miniatures. Members of the National Capital Model Soldier Society will talk about The Great War and show how these amazingly accurate models of tanks, planes, and soldiers are created. Young attendees will also have an opportunity to paint and take home a figurine of their own! 05/06/2017 - 11:00am
Odenton Microsoft Excel I Registration begins April 22. 05/06/2017 - 1:00pm
Crofton Hero of the Empire: The Boer War, a Daring Escape, and the Making of Winston Churchill by Candice Millard From the New York Times bestselling author of Destiny of the Republic and The River of Doubt, a thrilling narrative of Winston Churchill's extraordinary and little-known exploits during the Boer War. 05/08/2017 - 2:00pm
Deale Heart Smart ~ Blood Pressure Free blood pressure screening & information from Anne Arundel Medical Center staff. 05/08/2017 - 3:30pm
Eastport-Annapolis Neck Bankruptcy Seminar A presentation by James M. Greenan, bankruptcy attorney, that will address how the US Bankruptcy Code provides relief to debtors. Non-Bankruptcy options available to consumers and businesses that are experiencing financial difficulties will also be reviewed.  05/08/2017 - 7:00pm
Mountain Road MPT Indie Lens Pop-up Film Screening: National Bird National Bird follows whistleblowers who, despite possible consequences, are determined to break the silence around one of the most controversial issues of our time: the secret U.S. drone war. The film gives rare insight thorugh the eyes of both survivors and veterans who suffer from PTSD while plagued by guilt over participating in the killing of faceless people in foreign countries. Running time 1 hour 32 minutes. 05/09/2017 - 10:00am
Severn Cozy Crafts Bring a favorite craft to work on at the library. Meet fellow crafters, share ideas, check out craft books, and grab a snack! 05/09/2017 - 6:00pm
Annapolis Celebrating Outstanding Hispanic Women in Anne Arundel County Series

Be motivated by women who have created successful lives.The panelists will present accounts of their journeys from immigrants to role models. A reception will follow. Panelists: Ana Garcia (interpreter/translator - Bureau of Disease Prevention and Management), Daniela Tamayo (student, Saint Mary’s College – former AACPS Student), Roxana Rodriguez (Annapolis Hispanic liaison, business owner), Adela Riaño (AACPL volunteer/AACPS parent/small business owner) and Adriana Salazar (business owner)

05/09/2017 - 6:30pm
Eastport-Annapolis Neck Mad Hatters Knitting Club Knit or crochet baby hats and other projects for a local hospital. Experienced knitters willing to help beginners are encouraged. Bring your #10 needles (if you have them) and your community spirit. 05/09/2017 - 6:30pm
Glen Burnie Knitting Clinic Bring your knitting needles and yarn to our drop-in knitting clinics. Experienced knitters willing to help and beginners are encouraged to attend. 05/10/2017 - 6:30pm
Brooklyn Park Canva.com Workshop Learn to make attractive cards, invites, posts, promotional materials and more with Canva.com, a free and easy online tool. 05/10/2017 - 7:00pm
Deale SoCoGrow Goats in Your Yard: Got weeds? Brush? Thorny understory? Let goats eat it up! Hear how Maryland-based Eco Goats offers an alternative way to clear your land. 05/10/2017 - 7:00pm
Odenton Microsoft Word I Tuesday, March 7 at 6 pm Registration begins February 21. Thursday, May 11 at 6 pm Registration begins April 27. 05/11/2017 - 6:00pm
Severn Coloring for Grown-ups Leave your stress behind as you indulge in an hour of adults-only coloring and relaxing music. Coloring sheets and pencils will be provided.   05/11/2017 - 7:00pm
Broadneck Guitar for Grown-Ups Grab that old guitar in your closet and learn some songs, chords and tricks that will have you strumming the six-string like one of the pros!  05/11/2017 - 7:00pm
Eastport-Annapolis Neck Conversational Espanol & Brown Bag Lunch Hola! Practice and expand your Spanish speaking skills in a relaxed environment. Bring a brown bag lunch. All levels of learners and children welcome. 05/12/2017 - 12:00pm
Eastport-Annapolis Neck Conversational Espanol & Brown Bag Lunch Hola! Practice and expand your Spanish speaking skills in a relaxed environment. Bring a brown bag lunch. All levels of learners and children welcome. 05/12/2017 - 12:00pm
Crofton Ask a Master Gardener Ask gardening questions and bring your bug, weed, or plant in a sealed plastic bag for analysis. 05/13/2017 - 9:00am
Eastport-Annapolis Neck Book Lovers It's a book club without the book! Chat about a book you've read and hear about great books that others have enjoyed. 05/15/2017 - 10:00am
Broadneck Creating an Effective Profile on LinkedIn LinkedIn Expert Paula Brand will show you how to create an effective profile and presence on the site to accelerate your next career move. Bring a laptop or tablet to enhance your learning experience. Please register by calling the Broadneck Community Library at 410-222-1905. Registration starts May 1.  05/15/2017 - 7:00pm
Odenton Microsoft Publisher Learn the basics of page layout and design using Microsoft Publisher. Includes formatting pictures, adding captions, styling text, editing text boxes, and more! Prerequisite: Word I or One-on-One training.  Please note: This is a two-session class; registrants must be able to attend both sessions. Registration begins May 2. 05/16/2017 - 6:00pm
Odenton Bicycling in Maryland Learn where to ride in Maryland, what type of bicycle to ride, what to wear and more from a staff member with more than 40 years of experience. 05/16/2017 - 6:00pm
Broadneck Broadneck Needlecrafters Sewing, knitting, needlepoint, crochet - we do it all! Meet old friends and new as we teach and learn from each other. Beginners welcome. 05/16/2017 - 7:00pm
Annapolis Conversational Español & Brown Bag Lunch Practice and expand your Spanish speaking skills in a relaxed environment. Bring your own lunch. All levels of learners and children welcome. 05/17/2017 - 12:00pm
Broadneck American Red Cross Blood Drive You are eligible to donate if you are 17 or older (16 with written parental consent), weigh a minimum of 110 lbs, and are in good health. You may walk in or schedule an appointment by calling 1-800-733-2767 05/17/2017 - 1:30pm
Glen Burnie Free Legal Advice: Ask a Lawyer in the Library Talk with a lawyer for up to 20 minutes about your legal issue for free. Lottery to determine time slots begins after 4:15 pm. Last clients will be seen at 6:10 pm. Lawyers can advise on all types of legal matters except for criminal law. 05/17/2017 - 4:30pm
Deale America's First Daughter by Stephanie Dray and Laura Kamoie The fascinating, untold story of Thomas Jefferson's eldest daughter, Martha "Patsy" Jefferson Randolph--a woman who kept the secrets of our most enigmatic founding father and shaped an American legacy. 05/17/2017 - 7:00pm
Annapolis Commonwealth by Ann Patchett Commonwealth, by renowned author Ann Patchett, is a brilliant and tender tale of the far-reaching ties of love and responsibility that bind us together. Told with equal measures of humor and heartbreak, this novel is a meditation on inspiration, interpretation, and the ownership of stories. 05/17/2017 - 7:00pm
Deale Writing Workshop: Publishing Learn about self-publishing and traditional publishing including how to get started and what resources to use. Learn how to write a query letter or get started with self-publishing. 05/18/2017 - 2:00pm
Severna Park Guys Book Club: Guns, Germs, and Steel: The Fates of Human Societies by Jared Diamond In this "artful, informative, and delightful" (William H. McNeill, New York Review of Books) book, Jared Diamond convincingly argues that geographical and environmental factors shaped the modern world.  05/18/2017 - 7:00pm

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