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Ocean Pines Branch

Calendar of Events


Perpetual Commotion
Monday, December 22, 2014 - 11:00 am
Location: Ocean Pines Branch
Katherine Munson calls the group 'Perpetual Commotion' and invites you to join her and her violin students for a celebration of Holiday music. Everybody welcome!

Christmas Eve
Wednesday, December 24, 2014
Location: All Branches
Library Closed

Christmas Day
Thursday, December 25, 2014
Location: All Branches
Library Closed

New Year’s Eve
Wednesday, December 31, 2014
Location: All Branches
Library Closed

New Year’s Day
Thursday, January 1, 2015
Location: All Branches
Library Closed

Great Books Discussion
Monday, January 5 - 2:30- 4 pm
Location: Ocean Pines Branch
The Great Books Discussion group meets twice a month to discuss both classic and modern reading selections recommended by the Great Books Foundation. To join the group please contact Jeanette Milby at 410-641-5126.


Diabetes Support Group
Wednesday, January 7 - 7-8 pm
Location: Ocean Pines Branch
The group is sponsored by AGH Diabetes Outpatient Education Program and meets the 1st Wednesday of the month. Guest speakers, health alerts and guidance, meal planning and information sharing.


iPad Chicks—Beginners
Thursday, January 8 - 10 am- 12 noon
Location: Ocean Pines Branch
Did you just get an Apple iPad and want to learn more about it? Explore the world of iPads while learning from each other. To register call Norma Kessler at 410-641-7017. (Men welcome.)


Story Time
Thursday, January 8 - 10:30 am
Location: Ocean Pines Branch
Stories, songs, finger plays and crafts about winter animals. For children ages 2 -5 years.

Coastal Hospice Bereavement Support Group
Thursday, January 8 - 11 am- 12 noon
Location: Ocean Pines Branch
Meets weekly to provide counsel and support for those grieving. Facilitator Bob Miller 410-251-8163.


iPad Chicks—Intermediate
Monday, January 12 - 10 am- 12 noon
Location: Ocean Pines Branch
Got a question? Need a little refresher? Share your experience. Drop in to the intermediate session of the iPad Chicks. (Men welcome.)


Writing for Wellness
Monday, January 12 - 1:30- 3:00 pm
Location: Ocean Pines Branch
2nd & 4th Mondays each month. Research has shown that writing about stressful experiences, like illness, may boost health & psychological well-being. Group uses exercises to stimulate the process for creative expression. No prior writing experience needed.


Genealogy 101 (Seminar) Discover Your Family History
Tuesday, January 13 - 10 am- 12 noon
Location: Ocean Pines Branch
First of 4 part workshop. Thomas Dempsey, Sussex County Genealogy Society, will show you how to research, find the best reference materials and accurately record your findings. Space limited. Pre-registration is required.
Call the Ocean Pines Library at 410-208-4014.


Parkinson Support Group
Tuesday, January 13 - 2 to 4 pm
Location: Ocean Pines Branch
Group meets the 2nd Tuesday of each month to learn more, discuss resources, share experiences and hear from guest speakers. Facilitator Mary Leidner 410-208-0525


Story Time
Thursday, January 15 - 10:30 am
Location: Ocean Pines Branch
Stories, songs, finger plays and crafts about hats & mittens. For children ages 2 -5 years.


Coastal Hospice Bereavement Support Group
Thursday, January 15 - 11 am- 12 noon
Location: Ocean Pines Branch
Meets weekly to provide counsel and support for those grieving. Facilitator Bob Miller 410-251-8163.


Martin Luther King Holiday
Monday, January 19, 2015
Location: All Branches
Library Closed

Great Books Discussion
Monday, January 19 - 2:30- 4 pm
Location: Ocean Pines Branch
The Great Books Discussion group meets twice a month to discuss both classic and modern reading selections recommended by the Great Books Foundation. To join the group please contact Jeanette Milby at 410-641-5126.


iPad Chicks—Beginners
Tuesday, January 20 - 10 am- 12 noon
Location: Ocean Pines Branch
Did you just get an Apple iPad and want to learn more about it? Explore the world of iPads while learning from each other. To register call Norma Kessler at 410-641-7017. (Men welcome.)

Shared Visions
Tuesday, January 20, 2015 - 6 - 8 pm
Location: O.C. Center for the Arts, Ocean City, MD
Shared Visions: the collaborative works of local literary and visual artists will open the 2015 year at the Ocean City Center for the Arts. This joint exhibit will be on display throughout the entire month of January. We cordially invite visitors to join us for the Opening Reception, January 2, 2015, and then to return, often, throughout the month to enjoy the exhibit. The formal presentation of literary works will be held, 6-8 p.m., January 20, 2015. Come chat with the visual and literary artists and enjoy their blended 'visions'. Refreshments will be served.

Story Time
Thursday, January 22 - 10:30 am
Location: Ocean Pines Branch
Stories, songs, finger plays and crafts about snow. For children ages 2 -5 years.


Writing for Wellness
Monday, January 26 - 1:30- 3:00 pm
Location: Ocean Pines Branch
2nd & 4th Mondays each month. Research has shown that writing about stressful experiences, like illness, may boost health & psychological well-being. Group uses exercises to stimulate the process for creative expression. No prior writing experience needed.

Tai Chi
Tuesday, January 27 - 4 pm
Location: Ocean Pines Branch
Learn the basic Tai Chi moves in this 6-week class. Please register at the Ocean Pines Branch by calling 410-208-4014. Limit 25.

The History of the Constitution
Wednesday, January 28 - 1 pm
Location: Ocean Pines Branch
Explore the history of the drafting and ratification of the United States Constitution and its Amendments and how its provisions have been interpreted by the Supreme Court. This 6 week class is taught by Howard Sribnick. Please call 410-208-4014 to register. Drop-ins welcome.

Story Time
Thursday, January 29 - 10:30 am
Location: Ocean Pines Branch
Stories, songs, finger plays and crafts about monsters. For children ages 2 -5 years.


Coastal Hospice Bereavement Support Group
Thursday, January 29 - 11 am- 12 noon
Location: Ocean Pines Branch
Meets weekly to provide counsel and support for those grieving. Facilitator Bob Miller 410-251-8163.


Great Books Discussion
Monday, February 2 - 2:30- 4 pm
Location: Ocean Pines Branch
The Great Books Discussion group meets twice a month to discuss both classic and modern reading selections recommended by the Great Books Foundation. To join the group please contact Jeanette Milby at 410-641-5126.


Tai Chi
Tuesday, February 3 - 4 pm
Location: Ocean Pines Branch
Session #2 in 6-week class learning basic Tai Chi moves.

iPad Chicks—Beginners
Wednesday, February 4 - 10 am- 12 noon
Location: Ocean Pines Branch
Did you just get an Apple iPad and want to learn more about it? Explore the world of iPads while learning from each other. To register call Norma Kessler at 410-641-7017. (Men welcome.)

The History of the Consitution
Wednesday, February 4 - 1 pm
Location: Ocean Pines Branch
Explore the history of the drafting and ratification of the United States Constitution and its Amendments and how its provisions have been interpreted by the Supreme Court. The second in a 6 week class taught by Howard Sribnick. Please call 410-208-4014 to register. Drop-ins welcome.

Diabetes Support Group
Wednesday, February 4 - 7-8 pm
Location: Ocean Pines Branch
The group is sponsored by AGH Diabetes Outpatient Education Program and meets the 1st Wednesday of the month. Guest speakers, health alerts and guidance, meal planning and information sharing.


Story Time
Thursday, February 5 - 10:30 am
Location: Ocean Pines Branch
Stories, songs, finger plays and crafts about dental health. For children ages 2 -5 years.


Writing for Wellness
Monday, February 9 - 1:30- 3:00 pm
Location: Ocean Pines Branch
2nd & 4th Mondays each month. Research has shown that writing about stressful experiences, like illness, may boost health & psychological well-being. Group uses exercises to stimulate the process for creative expression. No prior writing experience needed.

Genealogy 101 (Seminar) Discover Your Family History
Tuesday, February 10 - 10 am- 12 noon
Location: Ocean Pines Branch
2nd session in 4 part workshop. Thomas Dempsey, Sussex County Genealogy Society, will show you how to research, find the best reference materials and accurately record your findings. Space limited. Pre-registration is required. Call the Ocean Pines Library at 410-208-4014.


Parkinson Support Group
Tuesday, February 10 - 2 to 4 pm
Location: Ocean Pines Branch
Group meets the 2nd Tuesday of each month to learn more, discuss resources, share experiences and hear from guest speakers. Facilitator Mary Leidner 410-208-0525


Tai Chi
Tuesday, February 10 - 4 pm
Location: Ocean Pines Branch
Session #3 in 6-week class learning basic Tai Chi moves.

Foreign Policy Key Issues: Discussion Group
Wednesday, February 11 - 10 am- 12 noon
Location: Ocean Pines Branch
Meets bi-monthly, February through May, to discuss major foreign policy issues. Study guide is provided. Reserve study guide by registering at Ocean Pines Branch. Call 410-208-4014. Jim Young is facilitator.

The History of the Constitution
Wednesday, February 11 - 1 pm
Location: Ocean Pines Branch
Explore the history of the drafting and ratification of the United States Constitution and its Amendments and how its provisions have been interpreted by the Supreme Court. The third in s 6 week class taught by Howard Sribnick. Please call 410-208-4014 to register. Drop-ins welcome.

Story Time
Thursday, February 12 - 10:30 am
Location: Ocean Pines Branch
Stories, songs, finger plays and crafts about Valentines. For children ages 2 - 5 years.


iPad Chicks—Intermediate
Thursday, February 12 - 10 am- 12 noon
Location: Ocean Pines Branch
Got a question? Need a little refresher? Share your experience. Drop in to the intermediate session of the iPad Chicks. (Men welcome.)


Coastal Hospice Bereavement Support Group
Thursday, February 12 - 11 am- 12 noon
Location: Ocean Pines Branch
Meets weekly to provide counsel and support for those grieving. Facilitator Bob Miller 410-251-8163.


President’s Day
Monday, February 16, 2015
Location: All Branches
Library Closed

Great Books Discussion
Monday, February 16 - 2:30- 4 pm
Location: Ocean Pines Branch
The Great Books Discussion group meets twice a month to discuss both classic and modern reading selections recommended by the Great Books Foundation. To join the group please contact Jeanette Milby at 410-641-5126.


iPad Chicks—Beginners
Tuesday, February 17 - 10 am- 12 noon
Location: Ocean Pines Branch
Did you just get an Apple iPad and want to learn more about it? Explore the world of iPads while learning from each other. To register call Norma Kessler at 410-641-7017. (Men welcome.)

Tai Chi
Tuesday, February 17 - 4 pm
Location: Ocean Pines Branch
Session #4 in 6-week class learning basic Tai Chi moves.

The History of the Constitution
Wednesday, February 18 - 1 pm
Location: Ocean Pines Branch
Explore the history of the drafting and ratification of the United States Constitution and its Amendments and how its provisions have been interpreted by the Supreme Court. The fourth in a 6 week class taught by Howard Sribnick. Please call 410-208-4014 to register. Drop-ins welcome.

Story Time
Thursday, February 19 - 10:30 am
Location: Ocean Pines Branch
Stories, songs, finger plays and crafts about ballet & yoga. For children ages 2-5 years.


Coastal Hospice Bereavement Support Group
Thursday, February 19 - 11 am- 12 noon
Location: Ocean Pines Branch
Meets weekly to provide counsel and support for those grieving. Facilitator Bob Miller 410-251-8163.


Writing for Wellness
Monday, February 23 - 1:30- 3:00 pm
Location: Ocean Pines Branch
2nd & 4th Mondays each month. Research has shown that writing about stressful experiences, like illness, may boost health & psychological well-being. Group uses exercises to stimulate the process for creative expression. No prior writing experience needed.

Tai Chi
Tuesday, February 24 - 4 pm
Location: Ocean Pines Branch
Session #5 in 6-week class learning basic Tai Chi moves.

Foreign Policy Key Issues: Discussion Group
Wednesday, February 25 - 10 am- 12 noon
Location: Ocean Pines Branch
Meets bi-monthly, February through May, to discuss major foreign policy issues. Study guide is provided. Reserve study guide by registering at Ocean Pines Branch. Call 410-208-4014. Jim Young is facilitator.

The History of the Constitution
Wednesday, February 25 - 1 pm
Location: Ocean Pines Branch
Explore the history of the drafting and ratification of the United States Constitution and its Amendments and how its provisions have been interpreted by the Supreme Court. The fifth in a 6 week class taught by Howard Sribnick. Please call 410-208-4014 to register. Drop-ins welcome.

Story Time
Thursday, February 26 - 10:30 am
Location: Ocean Pines Branch
Stories, songs, finger plays and crafts about birthdays. For children ages 2 - 5 years.


Coastal Hospice Bereavement Support Group
Thursday, February 26 - 11 am- 12 noon
Location: Ocean Pines Branch
Meets weekly to provide counsel and support for those grieving. Facilitator Bob Miller 410-251-8163.


Great Books Discussion
Monday, March 2 - 2:30- 4 pm
Location: Ocean Pines Branch
The Great Books Discussion group meets twice a month to discuss both classic and modern reading selections recommended by the Great Books Foundation. To join the group please contact Jeanette Milby at 410-641-5126.


Tai Chi
Tuesday, March 3 - 4 pm
Location: Ocean Pines Branch
Last session in 6-week class learning basic Tai Chi moves.

The History of the Constitution
Wednesday, March 4 - 1 pm
Location: Ocean Pines Branch
Explore the history of the drafting and ratification of the United States Constitution and its Amendments and how its provisions have been interpreted by the Supreme Court. The last session of a 6- week class taught by Howard Sribnick.

Diabetes Support Group
Wednesday, March 4 - 7-8 pm
Location: Ocean Pines Branch
The group is sponsored by AGH Diabetes Outpatient Education Program and meets the 1st Wednesday of the month. Guest speakers, health alerts and guidance, meal planning and information sharing.


Story Time
Thursday, March 5 - 10:30 am
Location: Ocean Pines Branch
Stories, songs, finger plays and crafts about wind. For children ages 2 - 5 years.


Coastal Hospice Bereavement Support Group
Thursday, March 5 - 11 am- 12 noon
Location: Ocean Pines Branch
Meets weekly to provide counsel and support for those grieving. Facilitator Bob Miller 410-251-8163


Cinderella ~ Ballet Theatre of Maryland
Saturday, March 7, 2015 - 2 pm
The Ballet Theatre of Maryland performs "Cinderella" at the Ocean City Convention Center Performing Arts Center. Tickets are $10.00 and will go on sale December 10 at all Worcester County Library Branches.

Writing for Wellness
Monday, March 9 - 1:30- 3:00 pm
Location: Ocean Pines Branch
2nd & 4th Mondays each month. Research has shown that writing about stressful experiences, like illness, may boost health & psychological well-being. Group uses exercises to stimulate the process for creative expression. No prior writing experience needed.

Genealogy 101 (Seminar) Discover Your Family History
Tuesday, March 10 - 10 am- 12 noon
Location: Ocean Pines Branch
3rd session of 4 part workshop. Thomas Dempsey, Sussex County Genealogy Society, will show you how to research, find the best reference materials and accurately record your findings. Space limited. Pre-registration is required. Call the Ocean Pines Library at 410-208-4014.


iPad Chicks—Beginners
Tuesday, March 10 - 10 am- 12 noon
Location: Ocean Pines Branch
Did you just get an Apple iPad and want to learn more about it? Explore the world of iPads while learning from each other. To register call Norma Kessler at 410-641-7017 (Men welcome.)


Parkinson Support Group
Tuesday, March 10 - 2 to 4 pm
Location: Ocean Pines Branch
Group meets the 2nd Tuesday of each month to learn more, discuss resources, share experiences and hear from guest speakers. Facilitator Mary Leidner 410-208-0525


Foreign Policy Key Issues: Discussion Group
Wednesday, March 11 - 10 am- 12 noon
Location: Ocean Pines Branch
Meets bi-monthly, February through May, to discuss major foreign policy issues. Study guide is provided. Reserve study guide by registering at Ocean Pines Branch. Call 410-208-4014. Jim Young is facilitator.

iPad Chicks—Intermediate
Thursday, March 12 - 10 am- 12 noon
Location: Ocean Pines Branch
Got a question? Need a little refresher? Share your experience. Drop in to the intermediate session of the iPad Chicks. (Men welcome.)


Story Time
Thursday, March 12 - 10:30 am
Location: Ocean Pines Branch
Stories, songs, finger plays and crafts about the sky. For children ages 2 - 5 years.


Coastal Hospice Bereavement Support Group
Thursday, March 12 - 11 am- 12 noon
Location: Ocean Pines Branch
Meets weekly to provide counsel and support for those grieving. Facilitator Bob Miller 410-251-8163


Great Books Discussion
Monday, March 16 - 2:30- 4 pm
Location: Ocean Pines Branch
The Great Books Discussion group meets twice a month to discuss both classic and modern reading selections recommended by the Great Books Foundation. To join the group please contact Jeanette Milby at 410-641-5126.


Story Time
Thursday, March 19 - 10:30 am
Location: Ocean Pines Branch
Stories, songs, finger plays and crafts about spring. For children ages 2 - 5 years.


Coastal Hospice Bereavement Support Group
Thursday, March 19 - 11 am- 12 noon
Location: Ocean Pines Branch
Meets weekly to provide counsel and support for those grieving. Facilitator Bob Miller 410-251-8163


Writing for Wellness
Monday, March 23 - 1:30- 3:00 pm
Location: Ocean Pines Branch
2nd & 4th Mondays each month. Research has shown that writing about stressful experiences, like illness, may boost health & psychological well-being. Group uses exercises to stimulate the process for creative expression. No prior writing experience needed.

Foreign Policy Key Issues: Discussion Group
Wednesday, March 25 - 10 am- 12 noon
Location: Ocean Pines Branch
Meets bi-monthly, February through May, to discuss major foreign policy issues. Study guide is provided. Reserve study guide by registering at Ocean Pines Branch. Call 410-208-4014. Jim Young is facilitator.

iPad Chicks—Beginners
Wednesday, March 25 - 10 am- 12 noon
Location: Ocean Pines Branch
Did you just get an Apple iPad and want to learn more about it? Explore the world of iPads while learning from each other. To register call Norma Kessler at 410-641-7017 (Men welcome.)


Story Time
Thursday, March 26 - 10:30 am
Location: Ocean Pines Branch
Stories, songs, finger plays and crafts about night. For children ages 2 - 5 years.


Coastal Hospice Bereavement Support Group
Thursday, March 26 - 11 am- 12 noon
Location: Ocean Pines Branch
Meets weekly to provide counsel and support for those grieving. Facilitator Bob Miller 410-251-8163


Diabetes Support Group
Wednesday, April 1 - 7-8 pm
Location: Ocean Pines Branch
The group is sponsored by AGH Diabetes Outpatient Education Program and meets the 1st Wednesday of the month. Guest speakers, health alerts and guidance, meal planning and information sharing.


Story Time
Thursday, April 2 - 10:30 am
Location: Ocean Pines Branch
Stories, songs, finger plays and crafts about the rain. For children ages 2 - 5 years.


Coastal Hospice Bereavement Support Group
Thursday, April 2 - 11 am- 12 noon
Location: Ocean Pines Branch
Meets weekly to provide counsel and support for those grieving. Facilitator Bob Miller 410-251-8163


Good Friday
Friday, April 3, 2015
Location: All Branches
Library Closed

Saturday following Good Friday
Saturday, April 4, 2015
Location: All Branches
Library Closed

Great Books Discussion
Monday, April 6 - 2:30- 4 pm
Location: Ocean Pines Branch
The Great Books Discussion group meets twice a month to discuss both classic and modern reading selections recommended by the Great Books Foundation. To join the group please contact Jeanette Milby at 410-641-5126.


Foreign Policy Key Issues: Discussion Group
Wednesday, April 8 - 10 am- 12 noon
Location: Ocean Pines Branch
Meets bi-monthly, February through May, to discuss major foreign policy issues. Study guide is provided. Reserve study guide by registering at Ocean Pines Branch. Call 410-208-4014. Jim Young is facilitator.

iPad Chicks—Beginners
Thursday, April 9 - 10 am- 12 noon
Location: Ocean Pines Branch
Did you just get an Apple iPad and want to learn more about it? Explore the world of iPads while learning from each other. To register call Norma Kessler at 410-641-7017 (Men welcome.)


Story Time
Thursday, April 9 - 10:30 am
Location: Ocean Pines Branch
Stories, songs, finger plays and crafts about family. For children ages 2 - 5 years.


Coastal Hospice Bereavement Support Group
Thursday, April 9 - 11 am- 12 noon
Location: Ocean Pines Branch
Meets weekly to provide counsel and support for those grieving. Facilitator Bob Miller 410-251-8163


Writing for Wellness
Monday, April 13 - 1:30- 3:00 pm
Location: Ocean Pines Branch
2nd & 4th Mondays each month. Research has shown that writing about stressful experiences, like illness, may boost health & psychological well-being. Group uses exercises to stimulate the process for creative expression. No prior writing experience needed.

Genealogy 101 (Seminar) Discover Your Family History
Tuesday, April 14 - 10 am- 12 noon
Location: Ocean Pines Branch
4th and last session of 4-part workshop. Thomas Dempsey, Sussex County Genealogy Society, will show you how to research, find the best reference materials and accurately record your findings. Space limited. Pre-registration is required. Call the Ocean Pines Library at 410-208-4014.


iPad Chicks—Intermediate
Thursday, April 16 - 10 am- 12 noon
Location: Ocean Pines Branch
Got a question? Need a little refresher? Share your experience. Drop in to the intermediate session of the iPad Chicks. (Men welcome.)


Story Time
Thursday, April 16 - 10:30 am
Location: Ocean Pines Branch
Stories, songs, finger plays and crafts about ballet & yoga. For children ages 2 – 5 years.


Coastal Hospice Bereavement Support Group
Thursday, April 16 - 11 am- 12 noon
Location: Ocean Pines Branch
Meets weekly to provide counsel and support for those grieving. Facilitator Bob Miller 410-251-8163


Great Books Discussion
Monday, April 20 - 2:30- 4 pm
Location: Ocean Pines Branch
The Great Books Discussion group meets twice a month to discuss both classic and modern reading selections recommended by the Great Books Foundation. To join the group please contact Jeanette Milby at 410-641-5126.


Foreign Policy Key Issues: Discussion Group
Wednesday, April 22 - 10 am- 12 noon
Location: Ocean Pines Branch
Meets bi-monthly, February through May, to discuss major foreign policy issues. Study guide is provided. Reserve study guide by registering at Ocean Pines Branch. Call 410-208-4014. Jim Young is facilitator.

Story Time
Thursday, April 23 - 10:30 am
Location: Ocean Pines Branch
Stories, songs, finger plays and crafts about cats. For children ages 2 – 5 years.


Coastal Hospice Bereavement Support Group
Thursday, April 23 - 11 am- 12 noon
Location: Ocean Pines Branch
Meets weekly to provide counsel and support for those grieving. Facilitator Bob Miller 410-251-8163


iPad Chicks—Beginners
Friday, April 24 - 10 am- 12 noon
Location: Ocean Pines Branch
Did you just get an Apple iPad and want to learn more about it? Explore the world of iPads while learning from each other. To register call Norma Kessler at 410-641-7017 (Men welcome.)


Writing for Wellness
Monday, April 27 - 1:30- 3:00 pm
Location: Ocean Pines Branch
2nd & 4th Mondays each month. Research has shown that writing about stressful experiences, like illness, may boost health & psychological well-being. Group uses exercises to stimulate the process for creative expression. No prior writing experience needed.

Story Time
Thursday, April 30 - 10:30 am
Location: Ocean Pines Branch
Stories, songs, finger plays and crafts about behavior. For children ages 2 – 5 years.


Coastal Hospice Bereavement Support Group
Thursday, April 30 - 11 am- 12 noon
Location: Ocean Pines Branch
Meets weekly to provide counsel and support for those grieving. Facilitator Bob Miller 410-251-8163