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Taste of Mexico

11:00am - 2:00pm
North East Branch
Library Branch: North East Branch
Room: North East Meeting Room
Age Group: Birth to Five, Elementary, Middle School, High School, Adults, Family
Event Details:
Celebrate the food and culture of Mexico with dance performances by Danza Tenochtli, food samples from Riviera Maya, bilingual stories, family activities, and more! For all ages. Food and activities are available while supplies last. No registr...

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Photography and Video Policy

By registering for this event, you or those attending with you may be photographed or recorded on video that will be used for library promotional purposes. If you or a member of your group would not like to be photographed, please alert a staff member at the program.

This event is in the "Adults" group.

Elkton: Marriage Capital of the East

6:00pm - 7:00pm
Elkton Branch
Registration
Library Branch: Elkton Branch
Room: Elkton Meeting Room
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: History
Registration Required
Event Details:
Historian Mike Dixon explores the time when Cupid beckoned thousands of people each year to Cecil County for quick marriages.  In its heyday, there was a hum and bustle to the matrimonial business here.  It was known as the elopement capita...
This event is in the "Adults" group.

Author Visit: Bruce Mowday

6:00pm - 7:00pm
Rising Sun Branch
Registration
Library Branch: Rising Sun Branch
Room: Rising Sun Meeting Room
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: Book & Authors, History
Registration Required
Event Details:
Author Bruce Mowday will discuss his latest book, "Lafayette at Brandywine: The Making of an American Hero." ...
This event is in the "Adults" group.

Marketing Your Business using Canva

10:00am - 12:00pm
North East Branch
Registration
Library Branch: North East Branch
Room: North East Meeting Room
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: Business, Non-Profit
Registration Required
Event Details:
Learn how to market your business using the graphic design site, Canva, to create business cards, logos, flyers, social media posts and more.  The first hour will be instructor led and the second hour will include an optional time to explore the...
This event is in the "Adults" group.

Free Headshots at the Library

11:00am - 12:00pm
North East Branch
Registration
Library Branch: North East Branch
Room: North East Creative Commons
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: Business, Jobs & Career, Non-Profit
Registration Required
Event Details:
Come anytime between 11am and 12pm and receive a FREE headshot.  Headshots are a unique service for entrepreneurs, nonprofit professionals, job seekers, and more. Recommended attire includes neutral colors and to avoid clothing with logos.&...
This event is in the "High School" group.
This event is in the "Adults" group.

Financial Aid 101

6:00pm - 7:30pm
North East Branch
Registration
Library Branch: North East Branch
Room: North East Meeting Room
Age Group: High School, Adults
Program Type: Jobs & Career
Registration Required
Event Details:
Are you planning to attend college and have questions about the financial aid process?  Join us for a presentation from the Cecil College Financial Aid Office to learn more about completing the FAFSA and securing financial aid. This program is o...
This event is in the "Adults" group.

Adult Book Discussion

11:00am - 12:00pm
Elkton Branch
Registration
Library Branch: Elkton Branch
Room: Elkton Meeting Room
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: Book & Authors
Registration Required
Event Details:
"The Nature of Fragile Things" by Susan Meissner. ...
This event is in the "Adults" group.

Adult Book Discussion - One Maryland One Book

1:00pm - 2:00pm
Cecilton Branch
Registration
Library Branch: Cecilton Branch
Room: Cecilton Meeting Room
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: Book & Authors
Registration Required
Event Details:
Join us to chat about this year's Maryland Humanities One Maryland One Book selection, What’s Mine and Yours by Naima Coster, a sweeping multigenerational novel of legacy, identity, the American family, and the ways that race affects even our mo...
This event is in the "Adults" group.
Registration
Library Branch: North East Branch
Room: North East Digital Media Lab
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: Business, Non-Profit
Registration Required
Event Details:
The Foundation Center Directory is a great tool to identify potential funders for the work being done by your organization, but it can prove overwhelming. Learn tips and tricks to use the Foundation Center Directory to complete your grant research.&n...
This event is in the "Adults" group.

Intro to Adobe Illustrator

10:00am - 11:00am
North East Branch
Registration
Library Branch: North East Branch
Room: North East Digital Media Lab
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: Business, Jobs & Career, Non-Profit, Science & Technology
Registration Required
Event Details:
Are you new to Adobe Illustrator but ready to learn the basics of graphic design? We’ve designed this course specifically for beginners. Learn about key Illustrator tools so you can start creating. ...
This event is in the "Adults" group.

Adult Book Discussion - One Maryland One Book

1:00pm - 2:00pm
Rising Sun Branch
Registration
Library Branch: Rising Sun Branch
Room: Rising Sun Meeting Room
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: Book & Authors
Registration Required
Event Details:
Join us to discuss this year's Maryland Humanities One Maryland One Book selection, What’s Mine and Yours by Naima Coster, a sweeping multigenerational novel of legacy, identity, the American family, and the ways that race affects even our ...
This event is in the "Adults" group.

Mallows Bay: The Ghost Fleet & Beyond

6:00pm - 7:30pm
North East Branch
Registration
Library Branch: North East Branch
Room: North East Meeting Room
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: History, Science & Technology
Registration Required
Event Details:
Mallows Bay, regarded by some as the "largest shipwreck fleet in the Western Hemisphere", is home to the NOAA Potomac River National Marine Sanctuary. Join Maryland State Underwater Archaeologist Susan B.M. Langley, Ph.D. to explore this unique ...
This event is in the "Adults" group.

Adult Book Discussion - One Maryland One Book

1:00pm - 2:00pm
Perryville Branch
Registration
Library Branch: Perryville Branch
Room: Perryville Meeting Room
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: Book & Authors
Registration Required
Event Details:
Join us to discuss this year's One Maryland One Book selection, What’s Mine and Yours by Naima Coster, a sweeping multigenerational novel of legacy, identity, the American family, and the ways that race affects even our most intimate relati...
This event is in the "Adults" group.

Adult Book Discussion

6:00pm - 7:00pm
North East Branch
Registration
Library Branch: North East Branch
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: Book & Authors
Registration Required
Event Details:
"The Extraordinary Life of Sam Hell" by Robert Dugoni. ...
This event is in the "High School" group.
This event is in the "Adults" group.

Adobe Photoshop Workshop: Retouching Photos

6:00pm - 7:00pm
North East Branch
Registration
Library Branch: North East Branch
Room: North East Digital Media Lab
Age Group: High School, Adults
Program Type: Business, Jobs & Career, Non-Profit
Registration Required
Event Details:
Create professional looking photographs using Adobe Photoshop editing software! Join us to learn tips and tricks for retouching photos. ...
This event is in the "High School" group.
This event is in the "Adults" group.

Making Cards With Canva

6:00pm - 7:00pm
North East Branch
Registration
Library Branch: North East Branch
Room: North East Digital Media Lab
Age Group: High School, Adults
Program Type: Science & Technology
Registration Required
Event Details:
Put a personal touch on your holiday card giving this season. Learn how to use the graphic design site Canva to create professional-looking holiday cards.  Customize the cards with family photos and graphics to make them unique. Regist...
This event is in the "Adults" group.

Adult Book Discussion - One Maryland One Book

1:00pm - 2:00pm
Chesapeake City Branch
Registration
Library Branch: Chesapeake City Branch
Room: Chesapeake City Meeting Room
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: Book & Authors
Registration Required
Event Details:
Join us to chat about this year's Maryland Humanities One Maryland One Book selection, What’s Mine and Yours by Naima Coster, a multigenerational saga featuring two North Carolina families.  ...
This event is in the "Adults" group.

Adult Book Discussion - One Maryland One Book

11:00am - 12:00pm
Elkton Branch
Registration
Library Branch: Elkton Branch
Room: Elkton Meeting Room
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: Book & Authors
Registration Required
Event Details:
Join us to chat about this year's Maryland Humanities One Maryland One Book selection, What’s Mine and Yours by Naima Coster, a sweeping multigenerational novel of legacy, identity, the American family, and the ways that race affects even our mo...
This event is in the "Adults" group.
Registration
Library Branch: North East Branch
Room: North East Digital Media Lab
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: Business, Non-Profit
Registration Required
Event Details:
The Foundation Center Directory is a great tool to identify potential funders for the work being done by your organization, but it can prove overwhelming. Learn tips and tricks to use the Foundation Center Directory to complete your grant research.&n...
This event is in the "Adults" group.

Appalachian Storytelling

6:00pm - 7:00pm
North East Branch
Registration
Library Branch: North East Branch
Room: North East Meeting Room
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: Book & Authors, History
Registration Required
Event Details:
Storytelling is a longstanding tradition in the Appalachian Mountains; family histories, tall tales and ballads have been shared from generation to generation, helping to preserve the heritage its people. Hailing from the hills and h...
This event is in the "High School" group.
This event is in the "Adults" group.

Book Lovers Market

10:00am - 1:00pm
North East Branch
Library Branch: North East Branch
Room: North East Meeting Room
Age Group: High School, Adults
Program Type: Book & Authors
Event Details:
A festive celebration of books and local authors! Meet authors, purchase books and have them signed, chat with a local publisher, shop book-themed vendors and browse a used book sale. Pre-order your Holiday Cheers party-to-go kits, and sip a hot coff...

Disclaimer(s)

No registration

No registration required.

Photography and Video Policy

By registering for this event, you or those attending with you may be photographed or recorded on video that will be used for library promotional purposes. If you or a member of your group would not like to be photographed, please alert a staff member at the program.

This event is in the "Adults" group.

Adult Book Discussion

1:00pm - 2:00pm
North East Branch
Registration
Library Branch: North East Branch
Room: North East Meeting Room
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: Book & Authors
Registration Required
Event Details:
"The Forest of Vanishing Stars" by Kristin Harmel. ...
This event is in the "Adults" group.

Lincoln University Student Choir Concert

6:00pm - 7:00pm
Elkton Branch
Registration
Library Branch: Elkton Branch
Room: Elkton Meeting Room
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: Special Event
Registration Required
Event Details:
Enjoy an evening of African American choral traditions with the nationally recognized Lincoln University Student Concert Choir. Under the direction of Dr. Camilla J. Horne, the singers who make up this extraordinary ensemble hail from all corners of ...
This event is in the "Adults" group.

Adult Book Discussion

1:00pm - 2:00pm
Perryville Branch
Registration
Library Branch: Perryville Branch
Room: Perryville Meeting Room
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: Book & Authors
Registration Required
Event Details:
"Why Didn't They Ask Evans?" by Agatha Christie ...