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Calendar of Events


Children’s Dance 101
Wednesday, August 23, 2017 - 10:30 am
Location: Ocean City Branch
Learn some circle, line, and partner dances with instructor Mary McCormick. Ages 5 and up.

“Turtle Tales”
Thursday, August 24, 2017 - 9:30 am
Location: Ocean Pines Branch
Come meet Luke, a diamondback terrapin who is Ocean Pines Library Mascot, and enjoy turtle stories. For 2 to 5 year old children.

Ballycastle Knits
Friday, August 25 - 10 am - 12 pm
Location: Ocean Pines Branch
Victoria Christie-Healy, the club organizer has been knitting since childhood. Victoria and her husband and business partner Mike Healy relocated to Ocean Pines in March of 2015. Her career as a knitting teacher started at the Reston Community Center in 2009 and grew over the next four years to several other community centers in Northern Virginia. She has taught several hundred women (and some men) how to knit. She conducts several knitting retreats a year in Ireland.

Writing for Wellness
Monday, August 28 - 1:30-3 pm
Location: Ocean Pines Branch
Research has shown that writing about stressful experiences, like illness, may boost health & psychological well-being. Group uses exercise to stimulate the process for creative expression. No prior writing experience needed. This program is facilitated by Andrea Schlottman.

Bird House Painting
Wednesday,August 30, 2017 - 10:30 am
Location: Ocean City Branch
Come paint your very own birdhouse to take home! Ages 4 and up.

Snow Hill Book of the Month - “All American Boys” by Jason Reynolds and Brendan Kiely
Wednesday, August 30 - 5:30 pm
Location: Snow Hill Branch
Join us for monthly book discussion from a rousing range of genres ranging from science fiction to historical, classics to YA -- facilitated by Cassandra Dasher, Snow Hill library staff. Copies of the book are available at the Snow Hill branch in advance.

“Off to School”
Thursday, August 31, 2017 - 10:30 am
Location: Ocean Pines Branch
Starting school this September? Come find out what to expect. For 2 to 5 year old children.

Make & Take Cart
All through September
Location: Ocean City Branch
Our Make & Take cart will feature supplies to decorate your own folder for the start of school. Cart is located in the teen area.

Crafty Saturday Make & Take “Back to School”
Saturday, September 2 - 9am - 3 pm
Location: Ocean Pines Branch
Use your imagination to create something wonderful with fun supplies provided by the library! For all ages.

First Saturday Writers
Saturday, September 2, 2017 - 10:00 am
Location: Berlin Branch
Novice and established writers gather to share their fiction, non-fiction, and creative writing projects. Structure includes critiques and appreciation, market leads and writing exercises. Drop-ins welcome!

Labor Day
Monday, September 4, 2017
Location: All Branches
Library Closed

Story Time “Back to School”
Tuesday, September 5, 2017 - 10:30 AM
Location: Berlin Branch
For 2 to 5 year old children.

Great Books Discussion
Tuesday, September 5 - 2:30- 4 pm
Location: Ocean Pines Branch
The Great Books Discussion meets twice a month to discuss both classic and modern reading selections recommended by the Great Books Foundation. This week's selection is the novel Voss by Patrick White. Set in the 19th century, Voss is an adventure narrative that focuses on an explorer in Australia as he is challenged by hardship, mutiny and betrayal.

Soothing Stories “Knuffle Bunny”
Tuesday, September 5 - 4:30 pm
Location: Ocean City Branch
All children of all abilities are welcome to our Soothing Stories program every other Tuesday night. We will provide a calming story, along with playtime using our sensory toys and activities. Get some great calming techniques to use at home as well!

Basic Computer Training
Wednesday, September 6 - 11 a.m.
Location: Pocomoke Branch
Class includes basics such as starting up and shutting down a PC, how to use the task bar and basic e-mail instruction. Registration is necessary for this program and space is limited. Please call the Pocomoke Branch to sign up.

Seasonal Sweet Potatoes!
Thursday, September 7th - 11 am
Location: Ocean City Branch
Learn some new and delicious recipes to make with an autumn produce staple: sweet potatoes. Presented by Taryn Shultz. Call 410-524-1818 to preregister.

Play Time
Thursday, September 7 - 10:30 am
Location: Ocean Pines Branch
Make new friends and learn new skills while playing with our great educational toys! For infant to 5 year old children.

Story Time “Going to School”
Thursday, September 7 - 10:30 am
Location: Snow Hill Branch
For 2 to 5 year old children.

We Love a Mystery Book Club
Thursday, September 7, 2017 - 2:00 PM
Location: Berlin Branch
Join us to discuss and compare the many types of mystery novels including the Golden Age of the mystery, British mysteries, international mysteries, cozy mysteries, noir mysteries, and the many American mystery series. Come and share your favorite mystery genres as we compare plots, protagonists, settings, and what we like about each.

Pocomoke Book of the Month- One Maryland One Book: Purple Hibiscus
Thursday, September 7 - 2:00 pm
Location: Pocomoke Branch
Join us each month for a lively book discussion facilitated by Gail Samis and Cynthia Hanagud of Salisbury University. Copies of books are available in advance at the Pocomoke Branch.

Ballycastle Knits
Friday, September 8 - 10 am - 12 pm
Location: Ocean Pines Branch
Victoria Christie-Healy, the club organizer has been knitting since childhood. Victoria and her husband and business partner Mike Healy relocated to Ocean Pines in March of 2015. Her career as a knitting teacher started at the Reston Community Center in 2009 and grew over the next four years to several other community centers in Northern Virginia. She has taught several hundred women (and some men) how to knit. She conducts several knitting retreats a year in Ireland.

Ocean Pines Book of the Month
Friday, September 8 - 2-4 pm
Location: Ocean Pines Branch
Join us each month for a lively book discussion facilitated by Kelley Rouse and Nancy Mitchell of Salisbury University. The selection this month is Purple Hibiscus by Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie. This is also the One Maryland One Book selection. Copies of books are available in advance at the Ocean Pines Branch.

Gardening Lab
Friday, September 8 - 3:30 pm
Location: Pocomoke Branch
Get dirt under your nails with fun hands on projects. For children 8 years old and up

Crafty Saturday Make & Take
Saturday, September 9 - 9 am - 3 pm
Location: Ocean Pines Branch
Use your imagination to create something wonderful with fun supplies provided by the library! For all ages.

Pirate Scavenger Hunt
Monday, September 11 - Saturday, September 23 - any time
Location: Snow Hill Branch
Arr, matey! Complete a pirate-themed scavenger hunt in the library to earn a prize. Talk to a librarian with your pirate voice to win an extra prize!
For children of all ages.

Writing for Wellness
Monday, September 11 - 1:30- 3 pm
Location: Ocean Pines Branch
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.
This program is facilitated by Andrea Schlottman.


The Digital Library and You
Monday, September 11, 2017 - 2:00 PM
Location: Berlin Branch
Books and magazines for your e-reader, audiobooks and music for your player, movies and TV for your leisure; and all free to download from the comfort of your own home. Visit the library with your library card and device to get started!

STEAM PM “Circuits”
Monday, September 11 - 3:45 pm
Location: Snow Hill Branch
Explore electric circuits and create flashlights and One Eyed Monsters. For children 6 years old and up.

Board Game Demo
Monday, September 11 - 4-6 pm
Location: Ocean Pines Branch
Interested in learning a new board game? Come hang out and play a game provided by Phoenix Rising Games and Comics.

September Board of Trustees Meeting
September 12, 2017 - 9:30 am
Location: Snow Hill Branch
Meetings are open to the public.

iPad Chicks—Intermediate
Tuesday, September 12 - 10 am - 12 pm
Location: Ocean Pines Branch
Got a question about your iPad or iPhone? Need a little refresher? Share your experience. Drop in to the intermediate session of the iPad Chicks with Marcia Balestri. Men are welcome.

Play Time
Tuesday, September 12, 2017 - 10:30 PM
Location: Berlin Branch
Make new friends and learn new skills while playing with our great educational toys!
For infant to 5 year old children.


Story Time: Bugs in the Garden
Tuesday, September 12 - 10:30 am
Location: Pocomoke Branch
Join the library for a special story time in the Community Garden. Stories, activities and crafts. The Community Garden is located at 327 Clarke Ave, Pocomoke MD 21851. For children ages 2-5 (program will be held at the library in the event of inclement weather)

Coffee Hour
Tuesday, September 12 - 2:00 pm
Location: Snow Hill Branch
Find out what your friends and neighbors are reading! Join us at the library on the second Tuesday of every month for coffee from The Daily Brew Coffeehouse in Snow Hill, refreshments and casual conversation on our favorite books and authors.

American Belly Dance Course
Tuesday, September 12 - 6 pm
Location: Ocean Pines Branch
In this six week course you will learn the basic moves of American Belly Dance. American Belly Dance was created by combining several ethnic cultural moves from Greece and Egypt and uses the core muscles of our bodies. Please register at the Ocean Pines Branch by calling 410-208-4014.


iPad Chicks—Beginners
Wednesday, September 13 - 10 am - 12 pm
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 are welcome.

Junk Journaling
Wednesday, September 13, 2017 - 2:00 PM
Location: Berlin Branch
A junk journal is a handmade book made up of recycled items such as pages from magazines, brochures, patterned paper, music sheets, envelopes, packaging, brown paper bags, maps, greetings cards, post cards, and doilies, to name a few. The book covers can be made from cereal boxes, old book covers, or any hard card boards. The popularity of these "expressions of self" is spiraling across the country!

Geo Board It!
Wednesday, September 13 - 4:00 p.m.
Location: Pocomoke Branch
Let out your creativity with this fun STEM activity. For ages 12 & up.

Genealogy Workshop: Genealogy for Beginners
Thursday, September 14 - 10 am - 12 pm
Location: Ocean Pines Branch
Are you just getting started on your family tree? Not sure where to go next? Join Tom Dempsey as he gives you some tips for starting out. Attendees are encouraged to bring a laptop or a tablet. Pre-registration is required, call the Ocean Pines Library at 410-208-4014 to register.

Story Time “Construction Zone”
Thursday, September 14 - 10:30 am
Location: Ocean Pines Branch
For 2 to 5 year old children.

Writing with Ruth
Thursday, September 14 - 1-3 pm
Ocean City Branch
Find out more about this event.

Writing for Wellness
Thursday, September 14 - 2:00 pm
Location: Snow Hill Branch
Are you suffering from an illness or grieving the loss of a loved one? Research has shown that writing about stressful experiences is therapeutic and promotes physical and emotional healing. Writing exercises are used to stimulate the process of creative expression. No prior writing experience is necessary. This class is facilitated by Ashley Jones.

Classical Guitarist Peter Fletcher in Concert
Thursday, September 14 - 7 pm
Location: Ocean Pines Branch
Peter Fletcher performs more than 100 concerts every year, and has recorded several albums for the Centaur and Towerhill record labels. He is a graduate of the Eastman School of Music. His three albums for Centaur Records feature guitar transcriptions of works by Federico Mompou, Erik Satie, and Edvard Grieg that have never before been recorded on guitar. Peter has performed at Carnegie Hall to a sold out audience for several years. Doors will close once seating capacity is full.

Ballycastle Knits
Friday, September 15 - 10 am - 12 pm
Location: Ocean Pines Branch
Victoria Christie-Healy, the club organizer has been knitting since childhood. Victoria and her husband and business partner Mike Healy relocated to Ocean Pines in March of 2015. Her career as a knitting teacher started at the Reston Community Center in 2009 and grew over the next four years to several other community centers in Northern Virginia. She has taught several hundred women (and some men) how to knit. She conducts several knitting retreats a year in Ireland.

Coffee and Coloring
Friday, September 15 - 10 am - 12 pm
Location: Ocean Pines Branch
Come join us for a relaxing coloring session! Coffee will be provided courtesy of Coastal Drug and Cafe.

Berlin Book of the Month - The Nightingale by Kristin Hannah
Friday, September 15, 2017 - 1:00 PM
Location: Berlin Branch
Join us each month for a lively book discussion facilitated by Gail Samis and Cynthia Hanagud of Salisbury University. Copies of books are available in advance at the Berlin Branch.

Author Talk by Deborah Chapman Newell - “Memories in a Daughter’s Heart”
Friday, September 15 - 2:00 pm
Location: Snow Hill Branch
Deborah Chapman Newell grew up on the Eastern Shore of Maryland, and although her career has taken her to other places, her roots have remained on the shore. Her mother taught kindergarten full-time for many years, achieved a Bachelor's Degree at the age of 56, and remained active and energetic years after her retirement. "Memories in a Daughter's Heart" is Deborah's first book, and it is the story of Deborah and her mother. As her mother aged, Deborah found herself learning to cope with her mother's struggles and also encouraging and inspiring other women in similar circumstances.

Family Retro Movie Night (The Burbs)
Friday, September 15 - 7:00 p.m.
Location: Pocomoke Branch
Light refreshments will be served

Crafty Saturday Make & Take
Saturday, September 16 - 9 am - 3 pm
Location: Ocean Pines Branch
Use your imagination to create something wonderful with fun supplies provided by the library! For all ages.

Teen Time: Tie Dye
Saturday, September 16 - 11 am - 1 pm
Location: Ocean Pines Branch
Join us this month to make your own tie dye creation! Have something you want to tie dye or don’t know where to start? We will have supplies available for you to make your own beautiful creation.

Sensory Story Time
Saturday, September 16 - 1:30 pm - 2:30 pm
Location: Snow Hill Branch
Join us for an inclusive story time designed to bring youngsters of all ages and abilities to the library. Hear a story, sing songs and make a craft. Please register for this program by calling 410-632-3495. Siblings, families and caretakers are all welcome.

Ocean Pines Police
Monday, September 18 - 10 am
Location: Ocean Pines Branch
Detective Tish Ottey will be joining us from the Ocean Pines Police to give some tips about safety around the community as well as online.

Lap Time
Monday, September 18 - 10:30 am
Location: Snow Hill Branch
Children will be introduced to songs, games, and finger plays.
For children under 2 years old.

Great Books Discussion
Monday, September 18 - 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. This week's selection is the novel Siddhartha by Herman Hesse. The story of a young Brahmin as he searches for ultimate reality.

Story Time “Owls”
Tuesday, September 19, 2017 - 10:30 AM
Location: Berlin Branch
For 2 to 5 year old children.

Play Time
Tuesday, September 19 - 10:30 am
Location: Pocomoke Branch
Make new friends and learn new skills while playing with our great educational toys! For infant to 5 year old children

Coloring for Calmness and Conversation
Tuesday, September 19, 2017 - 2:00 PM
Location: Berlin Branch
Join us for monthly adult coloring sessions. Research has shown that coloring has therapeutic potential to reduce anxiety and create focus or mindfulness. We will explore different patterns such as mandalas, zentangles, paisleys, or patterns suggested by our participants. Bring your own coloring pages or use ours. Colored pencils, gel pens, and felt tips will be available, along with coffee and cookies.

American Belly Dance Course
Tuesday, September 19 - 6 pm
Location: Ocean Pines Branch
In this six week course you will learn the basic moves of American Belly Dance. American Belly Dance was created by combining several ethnic cultural moves from Greece and Egypt and uses the core muscles of our bodies. Please register at the Ocean Pines Branch by calling 410-208-4014.

3D Printer Demonstration
Wednesday, September 20 - 10 am - 6 pm
Location: Ocean Pines Branch
Do you want to learn about 3D printing? Stop by the Ocean Pines Branch today to see it in action. Staff will be available to answer questions and take orders for 3D prints!

Maryland VA Representative
Wednesday, September 20 - 10 am - 3 pm
Location: Ocean Pines Branch
Maryland Dept. of Veterans Affairs representative, Michelle Licata, is available to offer outreach services to veterans and their families on the
3rd Wednesday of each month. No appointment necessary. For more information please call 410-713-3482.


Mindfulness and Meditation
Wednesday, September 20 - 2 pm
Location: Ocean Pines Branch
Want to learn how to be calmer, more focused and less stressed? Join us in this 6-session workshop on Mindfulness and Meditation. Combining information, discussion, and practice, we will learn together how to be more “present” in our everyday lives.


Painting on Glass
Wednesday, September 20 - 2:00 p.m.
Location: Pocomoke Branch
Learn the techniques of painting on glass. Practice painting your design on wine glasses with artist Michael Carmean. Supplies provided. Class size is limited to 15 participants. Please register at the Pocomoke Branch by calling 410-957-0878

Board Game Night
Wednesday, September 20 - 4:00 - 7:00 pm
Location: Snow Hill Branch
Bring your friends and family for an evening of board game fun. We will provide a selection of games to choose from. This event is for all ages.

Story Time “Apples”
Thursday, September 21 - 10:30 am
Location: Snow Hill Branch
For 2 to 5 year old children.

Science Exploratorium: Physics
Thursday, September 20 - 4:00 p.m.
Location: Pocomoke Branch
Hands on experiments to learn a variety of science concepts. For children 8 years old & up.

Animation After Hours
Thursday, September 21 - 6:30 pm
Location: Ocean City Branch
Join animation expert Seth Nedrow as he hosts this educational showcase of rare, classic, groundbreaking, and bizarre animation from every era around the world. Please be advised this program is designed for an adult audience.

Ballycastle Knits
Friday, September 21 - 10 am - 12 pm
Location: Ocean Pines Branch
Victoria Christie-Healy, the club organizer has been knitting since childhood. Victoria and her husband and business partner Mike Healy relocated to Ocean Pines in March of 2015. Her career as a knitting teacher started at the Reston Community Center in 2009 and grew over the next four years to several other community centers in Northern Virginia. She has taught several hundred women (and some men) how to knit. She conducts several knitting retreats a year in Ireland.

Sea Glass Pendant Making
Friday, September 22 - 1:30 pm
Location: Snow Hill Branch
Have you ever been wandering down the beach and catch the sun glistening from a mysterious glass gem? Sea glass comes from discarded bottles from ships and industry, and also unfortunately from people who leave rubbish on the beach. Over time the sea washes it back and forth as the tide ebbs and flows until after many years it is thrown back onto our beaches transformed into the little sea gems we have come to treasure. At this workshop, you will learn how to make a one-of-a-kind sea glass pendant, with local sea glass hand collected by the presenter, Ashley Jones. Program is limited to 15 participants. Please register at the Snow Hill Branch at 410-632-3495.


Crafty Saturday Make & Take
Saturday, September 23 - 9 am - 3 pm
Location: Ocean Pines Branch
Use your imagination to create something wonderful with fun supplies provided by the library! For all ages.

iPad Chicks—Beginners
Monday, September 25 - 10 am - 12 pm
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 are welcome.


Writing for Wellness
Monday, September 25 - 1:30 - 3 pm
Location: Ocean Pines Branch
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.
This program is facilitated by Andrea Schlottman.


Australia: A Serendipitous Trip “Down Under” - Presentation by Harry Deitch
Monday, September 25 - 3:00 pm
Location: Snow Hill Branch
Harry Deitch presents highlights from a five week trip to Australia. His mother was an “Aussie War Bride” who left Perth, West Australia in 1946 and traveled to Chincoteague Island, VA. At age 68, Harry traveled alone on a five week adventure to meet his relatives in Australia for the first time. He will describe his adventures in Tasmania, Sydney, Perth, and a tiny outback wheat-belt town called Mukinbudin, and a train ride across the continent on the Indian-Pacific Railroad. Come learn about Harry’s incredible trip, and gain an insight into a fascinating country.

Virtual Reality @ the Library
Monday, September 25 - 4:00 PM
Location: Pocomoke Branch
Experience virtual reality using the Playstation VR, powered by PS4. This program series is brought to you by the generous support of Abundant Life Apostolic Church, The Delmarva Discovery Center, The Hickman Family, Jacqueline B Gordon & Tyson Food Inc. Thank you for your support! For ages 12 & up.

Tot Time
Tuesday, September 26 - 10:30 AM
Location: Pocomoke Branch
Active free play program to get toddlers up and moving. This program helps support the 60 minutes of play each day initiative! For children ages 1-3

American Belly Dance Course
Tuesday, September 26 - 6 pm
Location: Ocean Pines Branch
In this six week course you will learn the basic moves of American Belly Dance. American Belly Dance was created by combining several ethnic cultural moves from Greece and Egypt and uses the core muscles of our bodies. Please register at the Ocean Pines Branch by calling 410-208-4014.

Mindfulness and Meditation
Wednesday, September 27 - 2 pm
Location: Ocean Pines Branch
Want to learn how to be calmer, more focused and less stressed? Join us in this 6-session workshop on Mindfulness and Meditation. Combining information, discussion, and practice, we will learn together how to be more “present” in our everyday lives.


Snow Hill Book of the Month - “The Handmaid’s Tale” by Margaret Atwood
Wednesday, September 27 - 5:30 pm
Location: Snow Hill Branch
Join us for monthly book discussion from a rousing range of genres ranging from science fiction to historical, classics to YA - facilitated by Cassandra Dasher, Snow Hill library staff. Copies of the book are available at the Snow Hill branch in advance.

Story Time “Clothes”
Thursday, September 28 - 10:30 am
Location: Ocean Pines Branch
For 2 to 5 year old children.

Play Time
Thursday, September 28 - 10:30 am
Location: Snow Hill Branch
Make new friends and learn new skills while playing with our great educational toys!
For infant to 5 year old children.

Writing for Wellness
Thursday, September 28 - 10:30 am
Location: Snow Hill Branch
Are you suffering from an illness or grieving the loss of a loved one? Research has shown that writing about stressful experiences is therapeutic and promotes physical and emotional healing. Writing exercises are used to stimulate the process of creative expression. No prior writing experience is necessary. This class is facilitated by Ashley Jones.

Fireside Chat
Thursday, September 28, 2017 - 3:00 PM
Location: Berlin Branch
Want to explore new authors and genres but don’t know where to start? Join our popular and lively chat as we discuss our favorite good reads and get some great ideas!

Family Night “Music”
Thursday, September 28, 2017 - 4:30-5:30 PM
Location: Berlin Branch
Musical fun for the whole family!

Ballycastle Knits
Friday, September 29 - 10 am - 12 pm
Location: Ocean Pines Branch
Victoria Christie-Healy, the club organizer has been knitting since childhood. Victoria and her husband and business partner Mike Healy relocated to Ocean Pines in March of 2015. Her career as a knitting teacher started at the Reston Community Center in 2009 and grew over the next four years to several other community centers in Northern Virginia. She has taught several hundred women (and some men) how to knit. She conducts several knitting retreats a year in Ireland.

Crafty Saturday Make & Take
Saturday, September 30 - 9 am - 3 pm
Location: Ocean Pines Branch
Use your imagination to create something wonderful with fun supplies provided by the library! For all ages.

Lap Time
Monday, October 2 - 10:30 am
Location: Snow Hill Branch
Children will be introduced to songs, games, and finger plays. For children under 2 years old.

The Digitial Library and You
Monday, October 2, 2017 - 2:00 PM
Location: Berlin Branch
Books and magazines for your e-reader, audiobooks and music for your player, movies and TV for your leisure; and all free to download from the comfort of your own home. Visit the library with your library card and device to get started!

Local Genealogy with M.K. Miles
Monday, October 2 - 2 pm
Location: Ocean Pines Branch
Renowned genealogist M.K. Miles will join us to showcase his “Miles Files” and do demos of Ancestry Live. Miles, who has researched the genealogy of many of the families of the Eastern Shore for more than 30 years, is the author of the “Miles Files” which is housed online at the Eastern Shore Public Library, boasts a list of 60,000 names.

Great Books Discussion
Monday, October 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. This week’s selection is Herman Melville’s short story “Billy Budd.”

Story Time “Birthdays”
Tuesday, October 3, 2017 - 10:30 AM
Location: Berlin Branch
For 2 to 5 year old children.

Young & restless “Our Community”
Tuesday, October 3 - 10:30 AM
Location: Pocomoke Branch
Learn about people and places in our community. For children 3-7 years old

American Belly Dance Course
Tuesday, October 3 - 6 pm
Location: Ocean Pines Branch
In this six week course you will learn the basic moves of American Belly Dance. American Belly Dance was created by combining several ethnic cultural moves from Greece and Egypt and uses the core muscles of our bodies. Please register at the Ocean Pines Branch by calling 410-208-4014.

Basic Computer Training
Wednesday, October 4 - 11:00 AM
Location: Pocomoke Branch
Class includes basics such as starting up and shutting down a PC, how to use the task bar and basic e-mail instruction. registration is necessary for this program and space is limited. Please call the Pocomoke Branch to sign up.

Mindfulness and Meditation
Wednesday, October 4 - 2 pm
Location: Ocean Pines Branch
Want to learn how to be calmer, more focused and less stressed? Join us in this 6-session workshop on Mindfulness and Meditation. Combining information, discussion, and practice, we will learn together how to be more “present” in our everyday lives.


Sit-N-Stitch
Wednesday, October 4 - 5:00 - 7:00 pm
Location: Snow Hill Branch
Drop in and join others for an evening of knitting, crocheting, and other needle arts. Sit, stitch, share ideas, meet new friends and connect with old ones! Please bring your own materials.

Open Mic Night
Wednesday, October 4, 2017 - 6:00 PM
Location: Berlin Branch
Our Open Mic event is an opportunity for artists of all genres (musicians, poets, comedians, rappers, and others) to gather and share their talents with each other and their audience, and to build an understanding and acceptance of the diversity that is ART. Join us as an artist or an appreciator; all are welcome! (Artists: ground rules will apply.) Please call the Berlin Branch at 410-641-0650 for details. Hosted by Ashley Cuffee.

iPad Chicks—Beginners
Thursday, October 5 - 10 am - 12 pm
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 are welcome.


Play Time
Thursday, October 5 - 10:30 am
Location: Ocean Pines Branch
Make new friends and learn new skills while playing with our great educational toys! For infant to 5 year old children.

Story Time “Pumpkins”
Thursday, October 5 - 10:30 am
Location: Snow Hill Branch
For 2 to 5 year old children.

We Love a Mystery Book Club
Thursday, October 5, 2017 - 2:00 PM
Location: Berlin Branch
Join us to discuss and compare the many types of mystery novels including the Golden Age of the mystery, British mysteries, international mysteries, cozy mysteries, noir mysteries, and the many American mystery series. Come and share your favorite mystery genres as we compare plots, protagonists, settings, and what we like about each.

Pocomoke Book of the Month- One Maryland One Book: Rosemary: The Hidden Kennedy Daughter
Thursday, October 5 - 2:00 pm
Location: Pocomoke Branch
Join us each month for a lively book discussion facilitated by Gail Samis and Cynthia Hanagud of Salisbury University. Copies of the book are available in advance at the Pocomoke Branch.