Reopening Notice

CCPL Branches are open with limited capacity for in-person visits at Cecilton, Chesapeake City, Elkton, Perryville, and Rising Sun.

Longwood Read

Longwood Community Read - March & April 2021

Join our community partner Longwood Gardens for Community Read—a program designed to encourage reading for pleasure and start a conversation.

Book Cover: The Home Place by J. Drew Lanham

Birds are a lifelong passion for Lanham, and in The Home Place, he also examines his personal history and struggles. Readers follow his journey as a successful wildlife ecologist who along the way uncovers lessons about legacy and his own need to inject a deeper sense of human caring into his life and work.

To receive a copy of this book, register for a book discussion and then pick up your book. It is also available on hoopla as an ebook and as an audiobook. You can also place this title on hold

Cover image: Ruby's Birds by Mya Thompson

For our youngest readers, we have selected Ruby’s Birds by Mya Thompson. In this delightful story, a little girl discovers her spark–birds–in her own city neighborhood. They enliven her world and excite her about nature. Her own journey begins. 

You can place this title on hold or read it at the Calvert Regional Park Story Trail

This event is in the "Adults" group.
Library Branch: Online
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: Online/Virtual, Science & Technology, Special Event
Registration Required
Event Details:
From the ancient peatlands in the western part of the state to globally rare serpentine savanna at Soldier’s Delight, Maryland is a small state with a lot to offer. Learn about 31 unique natural areas open to the public. ...

More programs are available at the Longwood Community Read events calendar

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