Discover how and when to safely see the eclipse, both from Maryland and across the U.S., and learn how eclipses were viewed through history and, in some cases, even changed history.
Discover why people love the Chesapeake Bay. Rick Bouchelle gives a presentation about the history of the Upper Bay Museum and how the Chesapeake Wooden Boat Builders' School operates. Registration required.
"Spaceman" by Mike Massimino.
"Lucky Bastard: My Life, My Dad, and the Things I'm Not Allowed to Say on TV" by Joe Buck
Adults 18+ play strategy games, social deduction games and party-style games. Registration required.
"When Breath Becomes Air" by Paul Kalanithi.
Ken Bloomquist will demonstrate the American folk art tradition of woodcarving. He will share his many years of experience carving decoys and holiday Santas. Registration required.
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Resources for Military Families
We have a special collection of resources just for military families, covering topics such as relationships, PTSD, reintegration and more. Click here to see a sampling, or ask any staff member for more information. Also, try our helpful list of website resources for military families.
Love to read and talk about great books?
We have book discussions for all types of readers in all of our branches. Fiction, non-fiction, mystery and more, we have a group that fits your interests. Our book discussions are informal and friendly conversations about engaging reads and are led by our trained staff. Books are held at the Information Desk and are reserved for those who sign up.
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