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April 21, 2014

1:00pm - 2:00pm

Afternoon Adult Book Discussion

Rising Sun Branch

Join us for a discussion of Malcolm Gladwell's "David and Goliath: Underdogs, Misfits, and the Art of Battling Giants". Pick up your copy at the front desk.

April 21, 2014

6:30pm - 7:30pm

Another World Book Group

North East Branch

An exclusive book group for sci-fi and fantasy lovers. This month's selection: "Old Man's War" by John Scalzi. Registration required.

April 21, 2014

6:30pm - 7:30pm

Chesapeake City: Canal Town Through The Years

Chesapeake City Branch

A special "trip down memory lane" with photographs and stories from the waterfront town's "good old days" in the mid-20th century. Bring your own memories and stories to share!

April 22, 2014

10:30am - 11:25am

Family Time

Rising Sun Branch

A parent/child workshop featuring 7 distinct learning centers. Children will enjoy 45 minutes of creative play followed by 10 minutes of active songs. Best for families with children ages birth to three years. Registration not required.

April 22, 2014

3:30pm - 4:30pm

Cafe Days

Elkton Central Library

These coffee-shop style meetings include snacks, board games, and crafts. Grades 6-12.

April 22, 2014

6:00pm - 7:00pm

Terrarium Ornaments

Rising Sun Branch

Celebrate Earth Day! Create your own terrarium ornament to take home. All materials provided. Class size limited. For adults and older teens.

April 22, 2014

6:30pm - 7:30pm

Not Your Mother's Book Club

Chesapeake City Branch

Not Your Mother's Book Club: a book discussion group for adults who read Young Adult material. Love Twilight? Read The Hunger Games in one night? Then this is the group for you! Read and discuss other popular Young Adult titles. Registration is required. April's title is "The Book Thief" by Markus Zusak.

April 22, 2014

6:30pm - 7:30pm

Edible Landscaping

North East Branch

Woody Carter of Terra Joy Edible Landscapes teaches how to make your plantings work for you by giving back each season with fruit, flowers, and beauty! Registration required.

April 22, 2014

6:30pm - 7:30pm

Nonfiction Book Club

Cecilton Branch

Join us to discuss "Always There" by Alison F. Davis, Ph.D.

April 23, 2014

3:00pm - 4:00pm

Yakkin & Snackin

Chesapeake City Branch

A book discussion for children in grades 4-7. This month's book is "The One and Only Ivan" by Katherine Applegate. Yummy snacks provided! Registration is required.

April 23, 2014

3:30pm - 4:15pm

Who Polluted the Bay?

Rising Sun Branch

Learn about water pollution and what you can do to keep our planet healthy while engaging in hands-on science activities. For children ages 7-11. Registration is required.

April 23, 2014

3:30pm - 4:15pm

Looking for Spring

Elkton Central Library

Share stories, make a craft,and enjoy a snack in celebration of the spring season. For children ages 5 to 8; registration required.

April 23, 2014

7:00pm - 8:00pm

Science Café: Wildlife Diseases - How Do They Affect Us?

Elkton Central Library

Dr. Seigel, Professor of Biology at Towson University, will discuss the drastic increase in diseases affecting reptiles and amphibians in Maryland. Science Cafes are sponsored in partnership with the Northeastern Maryland Technology Council and the Cecil Business Resource Partners.

April 24, 2014

3:00pm - 4:30pm

YALSA'S Teen Top Ten

Perryville Branch

Receive advance readers' copies of books prior to publication, review books they read throughout the year, and nominate favorites for YALSA's Teens' Top Ten award. Interested teens must speak to the Young Adult library staff at their branch for more info. Snacks provided.

April 24, 2014

7:00pm - 8:30pm

Perryville Evening Book Discussion

Perryville Branch

Join us for a discussion of "The Old Man and the Sea" by Ernest Hemingway. Snacks will be provided.

April 26, 2014

10:00am - 11:30am

Introduction to the Internet

Elkton Central Library

A ninety-minute course that introduces the student to the basics of the Internet including Internet safety and Google searching. Prerequisites: Keyboard and mouse abilities. Registration is required.

April 26, 2014

2:00pm - 4:00pm

National Prince & Princess Week

Perryville Branch

Dress up as your favorite prince or princess for a special story time to celebrate National Prince and Princess Week. Ages 4-7. Bring a snack to share. Registration is required.