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Southern Maryland History: Through Ebony Eyes

2022-10-27 00:00:00 2022-10-27 23:59:00 America/New_York Southern Maryland History: Through Ebony Eyes The exhibit is a collaborative effort of University of Maryland AAUW graduate students from Chesapeake Biological Lab, Jefferson Patterson Park and Museum, the Calvert Branch of the NAACP, Calvert Marine Museum and Chesapeake Railway Museum. It includes state-of-the-art story maps and artifacts. Calvert Library Prince Frederick - Lobby

Thursday, October 27
All day

Add to Calendar 2022-10-27 00:00:00 2022-10-27 23:59:00 America/New_York Southern Maryland History: Through Ebony Eyes The exhibit is a collaborative effort of University of Maryland AAUW graduate students from Chesapeake Biological Lab, Jefferson Patterson Park and Museum, the Calvert Branch of the NAACP, Calvert Marine Museum and Chesapeake Railway Museum. It includes state-of-the-art story maps and artifacts. Calvert Library Prince Frederick - Lobby

The exhibit is a collaborative effort of University of Maryland AAUW graduate students from Chesapeake Biological Lab, Jefferson Patterson Park and Museum, the Calvert Branch of the NAACP, Calvert Marine Museum and Chesapeake Railway Museum. It includes state-of-the-art story maps and artifacts.

AGE GROUP: | Tween | Teen | Senior | Children | All Ages | Adult |

EVENT TYPE: | Exhibition |

TAGS: | All Ages |

Calvert Library Prince Frederick

Phone: (410) 535-0291
Branch manager
Sarah Avant

Hours
Mon, Nov 28 9:00AM to 8:00PM
Tue, Nov 29 9:00AM to 8:00PM
Wed, Nov 30 9:00AM to 8:00PM
Thu, Dec 01 9:00AM to 8:00PM
Fri, Dec 02 12:00PM to 5:00PM
Sat, Dec 03 9:00AM to 5:00PM
Sun, Dec 04 Closed

About the branch

Come on in! Say hi, grab some books and movies, print, fax or ask a librarian for help! You can also take advantage of our:

If there is anything we can do to help you please call 410-535-0291.

Upcoming events

Thu, Dec 01, All day
Calvert Library invites you to enjoy exhibits of local art in each of our locations all month.

Thu, Dec 01, 9:30am - 9:50am
Storytime Room
Join us for Storytime Inside! We'll share stories, sing songs and have some socially distanced fun! Please register as a group of no more than 6 people. Per Health Department guidance for an enclosed space with unvaccinated participants, masks are recommended for those attendees over 2 years of age. Registration recommended. Suggested for children under 2.
Registration is now closed

Thu, Dec 01, 10:00am - 1:00pm
Front of building
A representative from the Health Department will be available to answer questions and provide information about healthy living and health services in Calvert County.

Thu, Dec 01, 10:15am - 10:45am
Storytime Room
Join us for Storytime Inside! We'll share stories, sing songs and have some socially distanced fun! Please register as a group of no more than 6 people. Per Health Department guidance for an enclosed space with unvaccinated participants, masks are recommended for those attendees over 2 years of age. Registration recommended. Suggested for children age 2 - 3.
Registration is now closed

Thu, Dec 01, 11:00am - 11:45am
Storytime Room
Join us for Storytime Inside! We'll share stories, sing songs and have some socially distanced fun! Please register as a group of no more than 6 people. Per Health Department guidance for an enclosed space with unvaccinated participants, masks are recommended for those attendees over 2 years of age. Registration recommended. Suggested for children age 3 - 5.
Registration is now closed

Thu, Dec 01, 4:00pm - 5:00pm
Teens! Join us the first Thursday of the month for gaming! We'll have a variety of games on offer like Among Us, Jackbox, and Codenames, starting at 4 pm on the first Thursday. If you haven't already signed up for our discord server, you can register to receive the invite link.
Registration is now closed

Thu, Dec 01, 5:30pm - 7:30pm
Zoom Rm 3,Meeting Room 3
Does your child have meltdowns you would love to prevent? Do you want to help your child learn how to regulate their emotions and become a self-aware problem-solver? "The Zones of Regulation" will help you learn regulation strategies to teach your child for managing emotions and sensory needs. Focused on ages 4+. Presentation followed by Q&A. In partnership with Calvert County Public Schools.
Registration is now closed

Fri, Dec 02, All day
Calvert Library invites you to enjoy exhibits of local art in each of our locations all month.

Fri, Dec 02, 12:00pm - 2:00pm
Lobby
A representative from the People's Insurance Counsel Division (PCID) of the Office of the Attorney General will be available to answer questions and provide information about home owners insuance matters.

Fri, Dec 02, 1:00pm - 4:00pm
Combined Meeting Rooms 1 and 2
Bring your quilting, needlework, knitting, crocheting or other project for an afternoon of conversation and shared creativity.

Sat, Dec 03, All day
Calvert Library invites you to enjoy exhibits of local art in each of our locations all month.

Sat, Dec 03, 10:00am - 10:45am
Storytime Room
Join us for Storytime Inside! We'll share stories, sing songs and have some socially distanced fun! Please register as a group of no more than 6 people. Per Health Department guidance for an enclosed space with unvaccinated participants, masks are recommended for those attendees over 2 years of age. Registration recommended. Suggested for children birth - 5.

Sat, Dec 03, 12:00pm - 3:00pm
Meeting Room 3
Want to learn Mahjongg? Hope to make your Scrabble skills killer? Games are a great way to keep your brain sharp while having fun! Join us! Please register.

Sat, Dec 03, 12:30pm - 4:00pm
Meeting Room 1
Meet up the 1st Saturday of each month and have fun with D&D. Players of all levels and interest welcome. Please register.
This event is full

Sun, Dec 04, All day
Calvert Library invites you to enjoy exhibits of local art in each of our locations all month.

Mon, Dec 05, All day
Calvert Library invites you to enjoy exhibits of local art in each of our locations all month.

Mon, Dec 05, 6:00pm - 7:00pm
Storytime Room
Become a scientist and explore topics related to STEAM on the first and third Monday each month! Build, code, count, and create with different activities each session. Registration required. Intended for scientists in grades K-2.

Tue, Dec 06, All day
Calvert Library invites you to enjoy exhibits of local art in each of our locations all month.

Tue, Dec 06, 9:30am - 9:50am
Storytime Room
Join us for Storytime Inside! We'll share stories, sing songs and have some socially distanced fun! Please register as a group of no more than 6 people. Per Health Department guidance for an enclosed space with unvaccinated participants, masks are recommended for those attendees over 2 years of age. Registration required. Suggested for children under 2.

Tue, Dec 06, 10:15am - 10:45am
Storytime Room
Join us for Storytime Inside! We'll share stories, sing songs and have some socially distanced fun! Please register as a group of no more than 6 people. Per Health Department guidance for an enclosed space with unvaccinated participants, masks are recommended for those attendees over 2 years of age. Registration required. Suggested for children age 2 - 3.

Tue, Dec 06, 11:00am - 11:45am
Storytime Room
Join us for Storytime Inside! We'll share stories, sing songs and have some socially distanced fun! Please register as a group of no more than 6 people. Per Health Department guidance for an enclosed space with unvaccinated participants, masks are recommended for those attendees over 2 years of age. Registration required. Suggested for children age 3 - 5.

Tue, Dec 06, 1:00pm - 2:00pm
Meeting Room 3,Zoom Rm 2
Join Diana Varela, Public Affairs Specialist for the Social Security Administration to learn more about eligibility requirements for Retirement and Medicare, factors to consider to make the best decision and how to file for benefits. Presentation followed by Q&A. Co-hosted by MD Department of Health. Please register to receive Zoom link.

Tue, Dec 06, 7:00pm - 9:00pm
Looking for a writers' group? All writers and would-be writers are welcome to come for critique & camaraderie. Please register by the day before the event in order to receive the link the evening of the event.

Wed, Dec 07, All day
Calvert Library invites you to enjoy exhibits of local art in each of our locations all month.

Wed, Dec 07, 9:30am - 9:50am
Storytime Room
Join us for Storytime Inside! We'll share stories, sing songs and have some socially distanced fun! Please register as a group of no more than 6 people. Per Health Department guidance for an enclosed space with unvaccinated participants, masks are recommended for those attendees over 2 years of age. Registration recommended. Suggested for children under 2.

Wed, Dec 07, 10:00am - 1:00pm
Living Room with Fireplace
Do you love to play Words with Friends on your device but want to meet people IRL (in real life)? Or are you hooked on the newest word sensation Wordle? Games are a great way to keep your brain sharp while having fun! Come play Scrabble with us! Please register so we know how many boards to put out.

Wed, Dec 07, 10:15am - 10:45am
Storytime Room
Join us for Storytime Inside! We'll share stories, sing songs and have some socially distanced fun! Please register as a group of no more than 6 people. Per Health Department guidance for an enclosed space with unvaccinated participants, masks are recommended for those attendees over 2 years of age. Registration recommended. Suggested for children age 2 - 3.

Wed, Dec 07, 11:00am - 11:45am
Storytime Room
Join us for Storytime Inside! We'll share stories, sing songs and have some socially distanced fun! Please register as a group of no more than 6 people. Per Health Department guidance for an enclosed space with unvaccinated participants, masks are recommended for those attendees over 2 years of age. Registration recommended. Suggested for children age 3 - 5.

Wed, Dec 07, 6:00pm - 7:30pm
Combined Meeting Rooms 1, 2, and 3
Join Calvert Career & Technology Academy and Calvert Library for an evening of career exploration!

Thu, Dec 08, All day
Calvert Library invites you to enjoy exhibits of local art in each of our locations all month.

Thu, Dec 08, 9:30am - 9:50am
Storytime Room
Join us for Storytime Inside! We'll share stories, sing songs and have some socially distanced fun! Please register as a group of no more than 6 people. Per Health Department guidance for an enclosed space with unvaccinated participants, masks are recommended for those attendees over 2 years of age. Registration recommended. Suggested for children under 2.

Thu, Dec 08, 10:15am - 10:45am
Storytime Room
Join us for Storytime Inside! We'll share stories, sing songs and have some socially distanced fun! Please register as a group of no more than 6 people. Per Health Department guidance for an enclosed space with unvaccinated participants, masks are recommended for those attendees over 2 years of age. Registration recommended. Suggested for children age 2 - 3.

Thu, Dec 08, 11:00am - 11:45am
Storytime Room
Join us for Storytime Inside! We'll share stories, sing songs and have some socially distanced fun! Please register as a group of no more than 6 people. Per Health Department guidance for an enclosed space with unvaccinated participants, masks are recommended for those attendees over 2 years of age. Registration recommended. Suggested for children age 3 - 5.

Thu, Dec 08, 6:30pm - 8:00pm
Meeting Room 3,Zoom Rm 3
Get tips and support from other caregivers. Facilitated by Jeannette Findley & JC Hooker. Please register to receive the Zoom link.

Fri, Dec 09, All day
Calvert Library invites you to enjoy exhibits of local art in each of our locations all month.

Fri, Dec 09, 9:00am - 11:00am
Combined Meeting Rooms 1, 2, and 3
Part 2 of Widerstand Anti-Racism training

Fri, Dec 09, 1:00pm - 4:00pm
Combined Meeting Rooms 1 and 2
Bring your quilting, needlework, knitting, crocheting or other project for an afternoon of conversation and shared creativity.

Sat, Dec 10, All day
Calvert Library invites you to enjoy exhibits of local art in each of our locations all month.

Sat, Dec 10, 10:00am - 10:45am
Storytime Room
Join us for Storytime Inside! We'll share stories, sing songs and have some socially distanced fun! Please register as a group of no more than 6 people. Per Health Department guidance for an enclosed space with unvaccinated participants, masks are recommended for those attendees over 2 years of age. Registration recommended. Suggested for children birth - 5.

Sat, Dec 10, 10:30am - 12:30pm
Meeting Room 2
Join fellow poets and poetry-lovers to share poetry in a casual open mic-type setting. If you'd like to stay to workshop your poetry afterwards, you are welcome!

Sun, Dec 11, All day
Calvert Library invites you to enjoy exhibits of local art in each of our locations all month.

Mon, Dec 12, All day
Calvert Library invites you to enjoy exhibits of local art in each of our locations all month.

Tue, Dec 13, All day
Calvert Library invites you to enjoy exhibits of local art in each of our locations all month.

Tue, Dec 13, 9:30am - 9:50am
Storytime Room
Join us for Storytime Inside! We'll share stories, sing songs and have some socially distanced fun! Please register as a group of no more than 6 people. Per Health Department guidance for an enclosed space with unvaccinated participants, masks are recommended for those attendees over 2 years of age. Registration required. Suggested for children under 2.

Tue, Dec 13, 10:15am - 10:45am
Storytime Room
Join us for Storytime Inside! We'll share stories, sing songs and have some socially distanced fun! Please register as a group of no more than 6 people. Per Health Department guidance for an enclosed space with unvaccinated participants, masks are recommended for those attendees over 2 years of age. Registration required. Suggested for children age 2 - 3.

Tue, Dec 13, 11:00am - 11:45am
Storytime Room
Join us for Storytime Inside! We'll share stories, sing songs and have some socially distanced fun! Please register as a group of no more than 6 people. Per Health Department guidance for an enclosed space with unvaccinated participants, masks are recommended for those attendees over 2 years of age. Registration required. Suggested for children age 3 - 5.

Tue, Dec 13, 6:00pm - 7:00pm
Storytime Room
Explore the world without ever leaving the library. Join us each month to "visit" a new country and learn all about its culture, traditions and language. Grades 3-5. Registration Required.

Tue, Dec 13, 6:00pm - 7:30pm
Combined Meeting Rooms 1 and 2
Join us to make Shrinky Dinks! We've got our toaster oven and Sharpies ready for you to create keychains, bookmarks, or jewelry to give as a gift or keep as a treat for yourself! Bring a friend--no experience necessary.

Wed, Dec 14, All day
Calvert Library invites you to enjoy exhibits of local art in each of our locations all month.

Wed, Dec 14, 9:00am - 3:00pm
Meeting Room 3
Maryland Department of Labor, Veterans Program, Senior Community Service Employment, and Workforce Development representatives will be in person at Calvert Library, Prince Frederick to meet with those seeking employment or career change. Walk ins welcome on the second and fourth Wednesdays of every month.

Wed, Dec 14, 9:30am - 9:50am
Storytime Room
Join us for Storytime Inside! We'll share stories, sing songs and have some socially distanced fun! Please register as a group of no more than 6 people. Per Health Department guidance for an enclosed space with unvaccinated participants, masks are recommended for those attendees over 2 years of age. Registration recommended. Suggested for children under 2.

Wed, Dec 14, 10:00am - 1:00pm
Living Room with Fireplace
Want to learn Mahjongg? Hope to make your Scrabble skills killer? Games are a great way to keep your brain sharp while having fun! Join us! Please register.

Wed, Dec 14, 10:15am - 10:45am
Storytime Room
Join us for Storytime Inside! We'll share stories, sing songs and have some socially distanced fun! Please register as a group of no more than 6 people. Per Health Department guidance for an enclosed space with unvaccinated participants, masks are recommended for those attendees over 2 years of age. Registration recommended. Suggested for children age 2 - 3.

Wed, Dec 14, 11:00am - 11:45am
Storytime Room
Join us for Storytime Inside! We'll share stories, sing songs and have some socially distanced fun! Please register as a group of no more than 6 people. Per Health Department guidance for an enclosed space with unvaccinated participants, masks are recommended for those attendees over 2 years of age. Registration recommended. Suggested for children age 3 - 5.

Wed, Dec 14, 1:00pm - 4:00pm
Front of building
Stop by to visit the JobSource Mobile Career Center for your job search needs! Get job counseling and resume help, search for jobs and connect with Southern Maryland JobSource.

Wed, Dec 14, 5:30pm - 7:30pm
Combined Meeting Rooms 1 and 2
Join us for a workshop that will provide holiday-themed activities, that will help you navigate getting through the holidays without your loved one. Activities will promote healing and coping, while also providing the opportunity to connect with others who are grieving. Hosted by Calvert Hospice.

Thu, Dec 15, All day
Calvert Library invites you to enjoy exhibits of local art in each of our locations all month.

Thu, Dec 15, 9:30am - 9:50am
Storytime Room
Join us for Storytime Inside! We'll share stories, sing songs and have some socially distanced fun! Please register as a group of no more than 6 people. Per Health Department guidance for an enclosed space with unvaccinated participants, masks are recommended for those attendees over 2 years of age. Registration recommended. Suggested for children under 2.

Thu, Dec 15, 10:15am - 10:45am
Storytime Room
Join us for Storytime Inside! We'll share stories, sing songs and have some socially distanced fun! Please register as a group of no more than 6 people. Per Health Department guidance for an enclosed space with unvaccinated participants, masks are recommended for those attendees over 2 years of age. Registration recommended. Suggested for children age 2 - 3.

Thu, Dec 15, 11:00am - 11:45am
Storytime Room
Join us for Storytime Inside! We'll share stories, sing songs and have some socially distanced fun! Please register as a group of no more than 6 people. Per Health Department guidance for an enclosed space with unvaccinated participants, masks are recommended for those attendees over 2 years of age. Registration recommended. Suggested for children age 3 - 5.

Thu, Dec 15, 6:30pm - 7:30pm
Meeting Room 2
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. TACOS meets from September to May to help us with our events and services planning. Join us on the third Thursday! You can receive 1 Service Learning hour for each meeting attended.

Fri, Dec 16, All day
Calvert Library invites you to enjoy exhibits of local art in each of our locations all month.

Fri, Dec 16, 1:00pm - 4:00pm
Combined Meeting Rooms 1 and 2
Bring your quilting, needlework, knitting, crocheting or other project for an afternoon of conversation and shared creativity.

Sat, Dec 17, All day
Calvert Library invites you to enjoy exhibits of local art in each of our locations all month.

Sat, Dec 17, 10:00am - 10:45am
Storytime Room
Join us for Storytime Inside! We'll share stories, sing songs and have some socially distanced fun! Please register as a group of no more than 6 people. Per Health Department guidance for an enclosed space with unvaccinated participants, masks are recommended for those attendees over 2 years of age. Registration recommended. Suggested for children birth - 5.

Sat, Dec 17, 12:00pm - 3:00pm
Meeting Room 3
Want to learn Mahjongg? Hope to make your Scrabble skills killer? Games are a great way to keep your brain sharp while having fun! Join us! Please register.

Sun, Dec 18, All day
Calvert Library invites you to enjoy exhibits of local art in each of our locations all month.

Mon, Dec 19, All day
Calvert Library invites you to enjoy exhibits of local art in each of our locations all month.

Mon, Dec 19, 6:00pm - 7:00pm
Storytime Room
Become a scientist and explore topics related to STEAM on the first and third Monday each month! Build, code, count, and create with different activities each session. Registration required. Intended for scientists in grades K-2.
Registration opens Monday, December 5 2022 at 9:00am

Tue, Dec 20, All day
Calvert Library invites you to enjoy exhibits of local art in each of our locations all month.

Tue, Dec 20, 7:00pm - 8:00pm
Storytime Room
Calvert Library Foundation Meeting

Wed, Dec 21, All day
Calvert Library invites you to enjoy exhibits of local art in each of our locations all month.

Wed, Dec 21, 10:00am - 12:00pm
Combined Meeting Rooms 1 and 2
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, Dec 21, 10:00am - 1:00pm
Living Room with Fireplace
Do you love to play Words with Friends on your device but want to meet people IRL (in real life)? Or are you hooked on the newest word sensation Wordle? Games are a great way to keep your brain sharp while having fun! Come play Scrabble with us! Please register so we know how many boards to put out.

Wed, Dec 21, 1:00pm - 3:00pm
Combined Meeting Rooms 1 and 2
This workshop offered by Maryland Department of Labor, American Job Center. Learn how to overcome and move forward from the most common challenges that interfere with your success. Registration closes the Monday prior to the event.

Wed, Dec 21, 6:00pm - 7:00pm
Question, Discover and Explore! Experience new technology and techniques as we adventure with science, engineering, math and the arts!

Thu, Dec 22, All day
Calvert Library invites you to enjoy exhibits of local art in each of our locations all month.

Fri, Dec 23, All day
All Calvert Library locations closed. Downloadable and streaming materials and services available 24/7.

Fri, Dec 23, All day
Calvert Library invites you to enjoy exhibits of local art in each of our locations all month.

Sat, Dec 24, All day
All Calvert Library locations closed. Downloadable and streaming materials and services available 24/7.

Sat, Dec 24, All day
Calvert Library invites you to enjoy exhibits of local art in each of our locations all month.

Sun, Dec 25, All day
Calvert Library invites you to enjoy exhibits of local art in each of our locations all month.

Mon, Dec 26, All day
All Calvert Library locations closed. Downloadable and streaming materials and services available 24/7.

Mon, Dec 26, All day
Calvert Library invites you to enjoy exhibits of local art in each of our locations all month.

Tue, Dec 27, All day
Calvert Library invites you to enjoy exhibits of local art in each of our locations all month.

Tue, Dec 27, 8:00pm - 9:00pm
Zoom Rm 1
Book Discussion for adults, playtime for kids.

Wed, Dec 28, All day
Calvert Library invites you to enjoy exhibits of local art in each of our locations all month.

Wed, Dec 28, 9:00am - 3:00pm
Meeting Room 3
Maryland Department of Labor, Veterans Program, Senior Community Service Employment, and Workforce Development representatives will be in person at Calvert Library, Prince Frederick to meet with those seeking employment or career change. Walk ins welcome on the second and fourth Wednesdays of every month.

Wed, Dec 28, 10:00am - 1:00pm
Living Room with Fireplace
Want to learn Mahjongg? Hope to make your Scrabble skills killer? Games are a great way to keep your brain sharp while having fun! Join us! Please register.

Wed, Dec 28, 6:30pm - 7:30pm
Meeting Room 3
At this event, elementary aged children will do fun activities and read aloud to teen volunteers. Teen volunteers can earn one (1) service learning hour for participating. It's a great way to socialize and build reading confidence!

Thu, Dec 29, All day
Calvert Library invites you to enjoy exhibits of local art in each of our locations all month.

Fri, Dec 30, All day
Calvert Library invites you to enjoy exhibits of local art in each of our locations all month.

Fri, Dec 30, 1:00pm - 4:00pm
Combined Meeting Rooms 1 and 2
Bring your quilting, needlework, knitting, crocheting or other project for an afternoon of conversation and shared creativity.

Sat, Dec 31, All day
Calvert Library invites you to enjoy exhibits of local art in each of our locations all month.