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Garden Smarter: Weeds & Ground Covers

2021-04-24 10:00:00 2021-04-24 11:30:00 America/New_York Garden Smarter: Weeds & Ground Covers Join us on Zoom! Some weeds will be discussed, and what they are telling us about our soil. The use of 10 sun and shade ground covers to use to crowd out weeds, and other methods to reduce weeds in our gardens. Virtual Branch

Saturday, April 24
10:00am - 11:30am

Add to Calendar 2021-04-24 10:00:00 2021-04-24 11:30:00 America/New_York Garden Smarter: Weeds & Ground Covers Join us on Zoom! Some weeds will be discussed, and what they are telling us about our soil. The use of 10 sun and shade ground covers to use to crowd out weeds, and other methods to reduce weeds in our gardens. Virtual Branch

Virtual Branch

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Join us on Zoom! Some weeds will be discussed, and what they are telling us about our soil. The use of 10 sun and shade ground covers to use to crowd out weeds, and other methods to reduce weeds in our gardens.

Virtual Branch

craines@calvertlibrary.info
Phone: (410) 535-0291

Hours
Mon, May 10 12:00PM to 5:00PM
Tue, May 11 12:00PM to 5:00PM
Wed, May 12 12:00PM to 5:00PM
Thu, May 13 12:00PM to 5:00PM
Fri, May 14 1:00PM to 5:00PM
Sat, May 15 10:00AM to 2:00PM
Sun, May 16 Closed

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Upcoming events

Wed, May 12, 12:00pm - 1:00pm
Listen to the first chapters of popular, new and recommended books for adults. New chapters are posted every week. Search "Calvert Library's Book Bites for Adults" on Apple Podcasts, Spotify, or wherever you listen to podcasts.

Wed, May 12, 12:00pm - 1:00pm
Listen to the first chapters of popular, new and recommended books. New chapters are posted every week. Search "Calvert Library's Book Bites" on Apple Podcasts, Spotify, or wherever you listen to podcasts.

Wed, May 12, 12:00pm - 1:00pm
Listen to the first chapters of popular, new and recommended books for teens. New chapters are posted every week. Search "Calvert Library's Book Bites for Teens" on Apple Podcasts, Spotify, or wherever you listen to podcasts.

Wed, May 12, 3:00pm - 4:00pm
This is a group for caregivers of loved ones living with Alzheimer's disease.

Wed, May 12, 5:30pm - 6:30pm
Monthly Friends of Calvert Library

Wed, May 12, 7:00pm - 8:00pm
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Have you ever wondered how much of the hit musical "Hamilton" is true? Dr. Chretien Guidry of the College of Southern Maryland will be leading the 2-part discussion to explore how history and music blend together to tell Hamilton's story and contribute to the retelling of our Nation's foundation. Music will be involved!
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Thu, May 13, 4:00pm - 5:00pm
Teens! Join us Thursday afternoons for gaming! We'll have a variety of games on offer like Among Us, Jackbox, and Codenames starting at 4 pm each Thursday. If you haven't already signed up for our Discord server, please do so using this link: https://forms.gle/2xnSYVKpBrPo8aZg6

Thu, May 13, 7:00pm - 8:00pm
Get tips and support from other caregivers. Facilitated by Jeannette Findley & JC Hooker. The link to participate in this Zoom meeting will be emailed to all registrants an hour before the event.

Sat, May 15, 2:00pm - 5:00pm
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Meet up the 3rd Saturday of each month and have fun with D&D. Players of all levels and interest welcome.

Sun, May 16, 2:00pm - 3:00pm
Join us as we celebrate Asian Pacific American Heritage Month by learning about one of the most beautiful storytelling methods, the Hula. We will learn one dance that can be shared with the entire family!

Mon, May 17, 9:00am - 9:15am
Science, technology, engineering, art, math? What will we talk about this week? Kindergarten through fifth graders are invited to join Calvert Library each week for It's Elementary! Enjoy a story followed by a fun at-home STEAM based activity using common household items!

Rescheduled
Tue, May 18, 4:00pm - 6:00pm
New date Tuesday, May 11, 4:00pm - 6:00pm
Calvert Library Board of Trustees Meeting

Tue, May 18, 7:00pm - 8:00pm
Join us this month on Zoom for an online discussion of "The Queen's Gambit" by Walter Tevis. Please register so we can email you the link to join the discussion. The link will come an hour before the event.

Wed, May 19, 9:00am - 11:00am
Offered by Maryland Department of Labor, American Job Center, this is an interactive workshop for resume and cover letter writing help. Looking for a job, or a better job? Don't miss this free class. Registration closes the Monday before the event.

Wed, May 19, 12:00pm - 1:00pm
Listen to the first chapters of popular, new and recommended books for adults. New chapters are posted every week. Search "Calvert Library's Book Bites for Adults" on Apple Podcasts, Spotify, or wherever you listen to podcasts.

Wed, May 19, 12:00pm - 1:00pm
Listen to the first chapters of popular, new and recommended books. New chapters are posted every week. Search "Calvert Library's Book Bites" on Apple Podcasts, Spotify, or wherever you listen to podcasts.

Wed, May 19, 12:00pm - 1:00pm
Listen to the first chapters of popular, new and recommended books for teens. New chapters are posted every week. Search "Calvert Library's Book Bites for Teens" on Apple Podcasts, Spotify, or wherever you listen to podcasts.

Wed, May 19, 1:00pm - 3:00pm
Hone your interview skills with Maryland Department of Labor, American Job Center! Interactive workshop with mock interviews and advice for in-person as well as virtual meetings. Registration ends one day prior to the event.

Wed, May 19, 2:00pm - 3:30pm
Join us for a lively discussion about The Immortalists by Chloe Benjamin!

Wed, May 19, 6:00pm - 9:00pm
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Come have fun with D&D, a role playing game for adults of all experience levels. Registration required.
This event is full

Wed, May 19, 7:00pm - 8:00pm
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Have you ever wondered how much of the hit musical "Hamilton" is true? Dr. Chretien Guidry of the College of Southern Maryland will be leading the 2-part discussion to explore how history and music blend together to tell Hamilton's story and contribute to the retelling of our Nation's foundation. Music will be involved!

Thu, May 20, 4:00pm - 5:00pm
Teens! Join us Thursday afternoons for gaming! We'll have a variety of games on offer like Among Us, Jackbox, and Codenames starting at 4 pm each Thursday. If you haven't already signed up for our Discord server, please do so using this link: https://forms.gle/2xnSYVKpBrPo8aZg6

Thu, May 20, 5:00pm - 6:00pm
Teens! Calvert Library needs you! We want the library to be a safe space where teens can hang out and freely access books and information. We can't do this in our buildings right now, but we still want to assist teens virtually. TACOS meets monthly to help us with our events and services. You can receive 1 Service Learning hour for each meeting. Register for the invite to our Discord server.

Fri, May 21, 7:30pm - 9:00pm
Looking for a writers' group? All writers and would-be writers are welcome to come for critique & camaraderie.

Sun, May 23, 3:00pm - 5:00pm
Join us for Session II to discuss "Building Trust in Our Health Care Systems." Exploring systemic unconscious bias and the importance of understanding its effects on society, healthcare models, and patients. Please register by the day before to receive a Zoom link for this event.

Mon, May 24, 9:00am - 9:15am
Science, technology, engineering, art, math? What will we talk about this week? Kindergarten through fifth graders are invited to join Calvert Library each week for It's Elementary! Enjoy a story followed by a fun at-home STEAM based activity using common household items!

Mon, May 24, 6:30pm - 7:30pm
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Tweens and Teens! Join us for a discussion of three graphic novels, The Dam Keeper bk.2 and The Investigators bk.2 & 3. Enjoy questions and activities about the book through Zoom. Please register and you'll receive an event link prior to the discussion.

Mon, May 24, 7:00pm - 8:00pm
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This month's movie is: "Girl With a Pearl Earring". It is available on Hoopla through Calvert Library. Watch the movie prior to the Zoom event and join us for a lively discussion on Monday night. Please register to receive an emailed link to the Zoom event an hour before it begins.

Tue, May 25, 6:00pm - 7:00pm
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Join us for games like Jackbox or Among Us, crafts, trivia, and more! We will send out a Zoom invite link an hour prior to the event. If you haven't received your link, check the spam folder of your email.

Tue, May 25, 8:00pm - 9:00pm
Book discussion for adults and play time for kids

Wed, May 26, 12:00pm - 1:00pm
Listen to the first chapters of popular, new and recommended books for adults. New chapters are posted every week. Search "Calvert Library's Book Bites for Adults" on Apple Podcasts, Spotify, or wherever you listen to podcasts.

Wed, May 26, 12:00pm - 1:00pm
Listen to the first chapters of popular, new and recommended books. New chapters are posted every week. Search "Calvert Library's Book Bites" on Apple Podcasts, Spotify, or wherever you listen to podcasts.

Wed, May 26, 12:00pm - 1:00pm
Listen to the first chapters of popular, new and recommended books for teens. New chapters are posted every week. Search "Calvert Library's Book Bites for Teens" on Apple Podcasts, Spotify, or wherever you listen to podcasts.

Thu, May 27, 12:00pm - 1:00pm
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Are you suspicious of the COVID-19 vaccine? Do you feel like it was rushed to production? Have you heard rumors about side-effects? Feeling like a guinea pig? Wonder if you really need it? Come talk with others about why you haven't gotten a shot yet. Bring your questions and concerns!

Thu, May 27, 4:00pm - 5:00pm
Teens! Join us Thursday afternoons for gaming! We'll have a variety of games on offer like Among Us, Jackbox, and Codenames starting at 4 pm each Thursday. If you haven't already signed up for our Discord server, please do so using this link: https://forms.gle/2xnSYVKpBrPo8aZg6

Thu, May 27, 6:00pm - 8:00pm
Join us, along with our friends from Calvert Library, as, each month, we read, discuss, and digest one of our favorite culinary novels. Spend the month reading the book and then join us for a discussion while we enjoy a meal featuring foods from the novel. This month, we are reading The Winemaker's Wife by Kristin Harmel.
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Sat, May 29, 2:00pm - 5:00pm
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Join our Dungeon Master (DM) to learn about D&D and start playing the magical and mystical role playing game (RPG)! The DM will bring prepared characters so all you need to do bring is yourself! Please register.
This event is full

Mon, May 31, 9:00am - 9:15am
Science, technology, engineering, art, math? What will we talk about this week? Kindergarten through fifth graders are invited to join Calvert Library each week for It's Elementary! Enjoy a story followed by a fun at-home STEAM based activity using common household items!

Tue, Jun 01, 6:30pm - 8:30pm
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Maryland EXCELS requires participants to submit written policies & procedures at each level. This workshop is the place to learn how to develop them so that they are professional, coherent, and informative. Bring a draft or version you already have, or come to learn where to start! Also learn where to get support for editing, typing, uploading, and submitting your final product. 

Tue, Jun 01, 7:30pm - 9:00pm
Looking for a writers' group? All writers and would-be writers are welcome to come for critique & camaraderie.

Wed, Jun 02, 12:00pm - 1:00pm
Listen to the first chapters of popular, new and recommended books for adults. New chapters are posted every week. Search "Calvert Library's Book Bites for Adults" on Apple Podcasts, Spotify, or wherever you listen to podcasts.

Wed, Jun 02, 12:00pm - 1:00pm
Listen to the first chapters of popular, new and recommended books. New chapters are posted every week. Search "Calvert Library's Book Bites" on Apple Podcasts, Spotify, or wherever you listen to podcasts.

Wed, Jun 02, 12:00pm - 1:00pm
Listen to the first chapters of popular, new and recommended books for teens. New chapters are posted every week. Search "Calvert Library's Book Bites for Teens" on Apple Podcasts, Spotify, or wherever you listen to podcasts.

Thu, Jun 03, 7:00pm - 8:00pm
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Have you always longed to drink beer and talk detective books with a librarian? Pints and Private Eyes is a book group for fans of noir, detective and crime fiction. We are currently meeting online on the first Thursday of the month from 7 - 8pm. Register for the link!

Mon, Jun 07, 9:00am - 9:15am
Science, technology, engineering, art, math? What will we talk about this week? Kindergarten through fifth graders are invited to join Calvert Library each week for It's Elementary! Enjoy a story followed by a fun at-home STEAM based activity using common household items!

Tue, Jun 08, 6:30pm - 7:15pm
Turn energy into flight! Learn about potential and kinetic energy as you create a propeller-powered flying machine. Register children individually to reserve their supply kit. Pick up your kit beginning May 11 at any branch or through curbside appointment. Link to live Zoom event with STEM coaches from FutureMakers will be sent via email one day prior to event. Kit has small parts, for ages 5+.

Wed, Jun 09, 12:00pm - 1:00pm
Listen to the first chapters of popular, new and recommended books for adults. New chapters are posted every week. Search "Calvert Library's Book Bites for Adults" on Apple Podcasts, Spotify, or wherever you listen to podcasts.

Wed, Jun 09, 12:00pm - 1:00pm
Listen to the first chapters of popular, new and recommended books. New chapters are posted every week. Search "Calvert Library's Book Bites" on Apple Podcasts, Spotify, or wherever you listen to podcasts.

Wed, Jun 09, 12:00pm - 1:00pm
Listen to the first chapters of popular, new and recommended books for teens. New chapters are posted every week. Search "Calvert Library's Book Bites for Teens" on Apple Podcasts, Spotify, or wherever you listen to podcasts.

Wed, Jun 09, 3:00pm - 4:00pm
This is a group for caregivers of loved ones living with Alzheimer's disease.

Wed, Jun 09, 6:30pm - 8:00pm
Join us this month to discuss "Anxious People" by Fredrik Backman. Hosted by Calvert Library Southern Branch and Lotus Kitchen, via Zoom.
Please register to receive an emailed link to the discussion. The even begins at 6:30 p.m., but you may log in as early as 6:00 p.m. to chat. Registration closes at 6p.m. the day before the event.

Thu, Jun 10, 7:00pm - 8:00pm
Hannibal B. Johnson, author of Black Wall Street 100: An American City Grapples With Its Historical Racial Trauma, reflects on the events of the Tulsa Massacre which took place 100 years ago, May 31 - June 1, 1921, and how the historic and tragic events still reverberates today. Q&A to follow.
Register

Thu, Jun 10, 7:00pm - 8:00pm
Get tips and support from other caregivers. Facilitated by Jeannette Findley & JC Hooker. The link to participate in this Zoom meeting will be emailed to all registrants an hour before the event.