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  • 1:00 PM
    Resume and Cover Letter Workshop (PF)
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  • 1:00 PM
    On Pins & Needles (PF)
  • 1:00 PM
    JobSource Mobile Career Center (TB)
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  • 12:00 PM
    Brain Games: Mahjongg, Scrabble & More (PF)
  • 3:00 PM
    Knitting, Crocheting & Portable Crafting Group (TB)
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  • All Day
    Art in the Stacks
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  • 1:00 PM
    Green Crafting (SO)
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  • 6:00 PM
    Flying Needles: Knitting, Crocheting & Portable Crafting Group (SO)
  • 7:00 PM
    Writers by the Bay @ the Library (PF)
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  • 9:00 AM
    DLLR Veteran Assistance (PF)
  • 10:00 AM
    Brain Games: Mahjongg, Scrabble & More (PF)
  • 10:00 AM
    MD Workforce Exchange Resume Workshop (PF)
  • 1:00 PM
    MD Workforce Exchange Boomers and Beyond Workshop (PF)
  • 1:00 PM
    Job Source Mobile Career Center (PF)
  • 2:00 PM
    Memoirs & Creative Writing Workshop (PF)
  • 6:30 PM
    Song Circle/Jam Session (PF)
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  • 10:00 AM
    Calvert Conversations (TB)
  • 7:00 PM
    Alzheimer's Caregivers Support (PF)
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  • 9:00 AM
    Poets' Circle (PF)
  • 11:00 AM
    Ask a Gardener (TB)
  • 1:00 PM
    Learn Mahjongg (SO)
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  • 1:00 PM
    JobSource Mobile Career Center (FV)
  • 1:00 PM
    Green Crafting (SO)
  • 7:00 PM
    Calvert Eats Local Winter Potluck (PF)
  • 7:00 PM
    Book Discussion - Anything by Elinor Lipman (TB)
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  • 6:00 PM
    Flying Needles: Knitting, Crocheting & Portable Crafting Group (SO)
  • 7:00 PM
    Sextortion and Human Trafficking in Calvert County and Beyond (FV)
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  • 9:00 AM
    Advanced Facebook and Instagram Marketing Strategies for Businesses (PF)
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  • 10:00 AM
    Mobile Health Center from CalvertHealth (PF)
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  • 1:00 PM
    On Pins & Needles (PF)
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  • 9:30 AM
    Garden Smarter: Annual Seed Exchange (PF)
  • 12:00 PM
    Brain Games: Mahjongg, Scrabble & More (PF)
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  • 4:00 PM
    Board of Library Trustees meeting (PF)
  • 6:00 PM
    Flying Needles: Knitting, Crocheting & Portable Crafting Group (SO)
  • 6:00 PM
    Destination Book Discussion at Mamma Lucia's, PF Unsheltered/i>
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  • 9:00 AM
    DLLR Veteran Assistance (PF)
  • 9:00 AM
    Point In Time Resource Fair (PF)
  • 10:00 AM
    Brain Games: Mahjongg, Scrabble & More (PF)
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  • 10:00 AM
    JobSource Mobile Career Center (SO)
  • 6:00 PM
    Adult D&D (PF)
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  • 1:00 PM
    On Pins & Needles (PF)
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  • 10:00 AM
    Garden Smarter: New, Improved Tomato Lecture (CRB)
  • 3:00 PM
    Knitting, Crocheting & Portable Crafting Group (TB)
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  • 1:00 PM
    Green Crafting (SO)
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  • 6:00 PM
    Adult D&D (PF)
  • 7:00 PM
    Astronomy Night (FV)
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  • 6:30 PM
    Song Circle / Jam Session (SO)
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  • 7:00 PM
    Water/Ways Presents: Anaconda's Tail Book Presentation (PF)
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  • 1:00 PM
    On Pins & Needles (PF)

Resume and Cover Letter Workshop (PF)

When: Thursday, January 02, 2020 - 1:00 PM - 3:00 PM
Where: Calvert Library Prince Frederick in Meeting Room 3
Age Group: Adults

Need help with your resume? Join job counselor Sandra Holler in a small group to learn what makes a strong resume and cover letter. If you have one started, bring it with you so editing can happen on the spot. One printed copy helps. Please register.

On Pins & Needles (PF)

When: Friday, January 03, 2020 - 1:00 PM - 4:00 PM
Where: Calvert Library Prince Frederick in Combined Room - 2 & 3
Age Group: Adults

Bring your quilting, needlework, knitting, crocheting, or other project for an afternoon of conversation and shared creativity.

JobSource Mobile Career Center (TB)

When: Friday, January 03, 2020 - 1:00 PM - 4:00 PM
Where: Twin Beaches Branch in Twin Beaches Parking Lot
Age Group: Adults

Stop by to visit the JobSource Mobile Career Center for your job search needs! Get job counseling and résumé help, search for jobs and connect with Southern Maryland JobSource. No registration.

Brain Games: Mahjongg, Scrabble & More (PF)

When: Saturday, January 04, 2020 - 12:00 PM - 3:00 PM
Where: Calvert Library Prince Frederick in Meeting Room 3
Age Group: All Ages

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.

Knitting, Crocheting & Portable Crafting Group (TB)

When: Saturday, January 04, 2020 - 3:00 PM - 4:00 PM
Where: Twin Beaches Branch in Living Room
Age Group: Adults

Open to anyone wanting to join in and share talents, crafting time or learn a new skill.

Art in the Stacks

When: Sunday, January 05, 2020 - All Day
Where: Calvert Library All Branches
Age Group: All Ages

Calvert Library invites you to enjoy exhibits of local art in each of our locations all month.
Gary Scribner (FV)

Sarah Houde (PF)

Avery Kane (SO)

Courtney Anderson (TB)

Green Crafting (SO)

When: Monday, January 06, 2020 - 1:00 PM - 5:00 PM
Where: Southern Branch in Meeting Room
Age Groups: Adults, Seniors, All Ages

Make crafts out of materials that would typically be thrown out. Crocheting, needlework, sewing, and simple tying techniques will be used.

Flying Needles: Knitting, Crocheting & Portable Crafting Group (SO)

When: Tuesday, January 07, 2020 - 6:00 PM - 9:00 PM
Where: Southern Branch in Meeting Room
Age Group: Adults

Knitting, crocheting and portable crafting group open to anyone wanting to join in and share talents, crafting time or learn a new skill. No registration.

Writers by the Bay @ the Library (PF)

When: Tuesday, January 07, 2020 - 7:00 PM - 8:30 PM
Where: Calvert Library Prince Frederick in Meeting Room 3
Age Group: Adults

Looking for a writers' group? All writers and would-be writers are welcome to come for critique & camaraderie.

DLLR Veteran Assistance (PF)

When: Wednesday, January 08, 2020 - 9:00 AM - 12:30 PM
Where: Calvert Library Prince Frederick
Age Group: Adults

Representative from DLLR Disabled Veteran Outreach Program will be available from 9-11 am to meet with veterans seeking employment. Registration encouraged, but not required.

Brain Games: Mahjongg, Scrabble & More (PF)

When: Wednesday, January 08, 2020 - 10:00 AM - 1:00 PM
Where: Calvert Library Prince Frederick in Café
Age Group: All Ages

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.

MD Workforce Exchange Resume Workshop (PF)

When: Wednesday, January 08, 2020 - 10:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Where: Calvert Library Prince Frederick in Meeting Room 1
Age Group: Adults

Basic resume writing and tips class. If you are looking for a job or thinking of looking for a better job, don't miss this free class. There will be an opportunity for one-on-one help as well so bring your current resume if you have one.

MD Workforce Exchange Boomers and Beyond Workshop (PF)

When: Wednesday, January 08, 2020 - 1:00 PM - 3:00 PM
Where: Calvert Library Prince Frederick in Meeting Room 1
Age Group: Adults

If you have ever thought of changing your career direction and getting the kind of job you have always dreamed of, join us for the Baby Boomer & Beyond workshop. This workshop is targeted to the experienced, seasoned jobseeker who is tired of the same grind and wants to step into a new role. We will cover going after the dream, making your skillset fit into a new career path and most importantly, working around those subtle and not so subtle age and over experience barriers.

Job Source Mobile Career Center (PF)

When: Wednesday, January 08, 2020 - 1:00 PM - 4:00 PM
Where: Calvert Library Prince Frederick in Front of Building
Age Group: Adults

Stop by to visit the JobSource Mobile Career Center for your job search needs! Get job counseling and résumé help, search for jobs and connect with Southern Maryland JobSource. No registration.

Mobile Career Center Website

Memoirs & Creative Writing Workshop (PF)

When: Wednesday, January 08, 2020 - 2:00 PM - 3:30 PM
Where: Calvert Library Prince Frederick in Meeting Room 3
Age Group: All Ages

Join author and editor Elisavietta Ritchie as she encourages the art of creative memoir writing. Bring 6 double-spaced copies of your work, 500-800 words, to discuss and share with the group.

Song Circle/Jam Session (PF)

When: Wednesday, January 08, 2020 - 6:30 PM - 8:30 PM
Where: Calvert Library Prince Frederick in Combined Room - 2 & 3
Age Group: Adults

Singer-musicians trading songs, taking turns in choosing and leading a group of musicians. It’s a sing-along with space for learning from each other and trying new things. A range of playing abilities and experience can be expected. Public is welcome to participate or just observe.

Calvert Conversations (TB)

When: Thursday, January 09, 2020 - 10:00 AM - 11:00 AM
Where: Twin Beaches Branch in Living Room
Age Group: Adults

Some of the who, what, where, why and when of local history! We sometimes "meet up" at local places. Call 410-257-2411 for up-to-date information.

Alzheimer's Caregivers Support (PF)

When: Thursday, January 09, 2020 - 7:00 PM - 8:30 PM
Where: Calvert Library Prince Frederick in Storytime Room
Age Group: Adults

Get tips and support from other caregivers. Facilitated by Jeannette Findley & JC Hooker.

Poets' Circle (PF)

When: Saturday, January 11, 2020 - 9:00 AM - 11:00 AM
Where: Calvert Library Prince Frederick in Living Room 1 (with Fireplace)
Age Group: Adults

Beginner or big-time, confident or compulsive, stuck or star-lit! All are welcome. Expect a friendly session of discussion, editing and support. Bring 5 copies of what you want to work on or just yourself.

Ask a Gardener (TB)

When: Saturday, January 11, 2020 - 11:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Where: Twin Beaches Branch in Living Room
Age Group: Adults

Thinking about your garden? Ask an experienced gardener for tips, hints and advice!

Learn Mahjongg (SO)

When: Saturday, January 11, 2020 - 1:00 PM - 3:00 PM
Where: Southern Branch in Meeting Room
Age Groups: Adults, All Ages

Want to learn Mahjongg? Games are a great way to keep your brain sharp while having fun! Join us! No registration.

JobSource Mobile Career Center (FV)

When: Monday, January 13, 2020 - 1:00 PM - 4:00 PM
Where: Fairview Branch in Parking lot
Age Group: Adults

Stop by to get job counseling, resume help, search for jobs and get connected with Southern Maryland JobSource. This 38’ mobile center features 11 computer workstations, smart board instructional technology, satellite internet access, exterior audio visual and broadcasting capabilities; state of the art workforce applications and connectivity for wireless mobile device access.

Green Crafting (SO)

When: Monday, January 13, 2020 - 1:00 PM - 5:00 PM
Where: Southern Branch in Meeting Room
Age Groups: Adults, Seniors, All Ages

Make crafts out of materials that would typically be thrown out. Crocheting, needlework, sewing, and simple tying techniques will be used.

Calvert Eats Local Winter Potluck (PF)

When: Monday, January 13, 2020 - 7:00 PM - 8:30 PM
Where: Calvert Library Prince Frederick in Combined Room - 1 & 2
Age Group: All Ages

Join Calvert Eats Local in a giant potluck celebrating local food. Bragging rights to those who bring the dishes with the lowest # of "food miles." Bring your plate, utensils, cup and napkin for a truly green experience!

Book Discussion - Anything by Elinor Lipman (TB)

When: Monday, January 13, 2020 - 7:00 PM - 8:30 PM
Where: Twin Beaches Branch in Living Room
Age Group: Adults

Join us for an engaging discussion of the witty, satirical and perhaps Jane Austen inspired novels of Elinor Lipman!

Flying Needles: Knitting, Crocheting & Portable Crafting Group (SO)

When: Tuesday, January 14, 2020 - 6:00 PM - 9:00 PM
Where: Southern Branch in Meeting Room
Age Group: Adults

Knitting, crocheting and portable crafting group open to anyone wanting to join in and share talents, crafting time or learn a new skill. No registration.

Sextortion and Human Trafficking in Calvert County and Beyond (FV)

When: Tuesday, January 14, 2020 - 7:00 PM - 9:00 PM
Where: Fairview Branch in Large Room
Age Group: Adults

Do these issues exist locally? How are women and girls vulnerable at the hands of those willing to abuse their positions of power and increasingly – online predators? Discussion to be led by Joan Winship, Executive Director (ret.), International Association of Women Judges and Chair, Calvert County Commission for Women, and Kathryn Marsh, Assistant Chief, Special Victim's & Family Violence Unit, State's Attorney Office, Prince George's County and Treasurer, Calvert County Commission for Women.

Advanced Facebook and Instagram Marketing Strategies for Businesses (PF)

When: Wednesday, January 15, 2020 - 9:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Where: Calvert Library Prince Frederick in Combined Room - 1, 2 & 3
Age Groups: Adults, Seniors, 20-Somethings

Sara McGuinn will provide a live interactive demonstration that will focus on setting up targeted ads, understanding social media insights that assist in identifying your target market and how to utilize your social media dashboards to track engagement. This is a no cost workshop provided by Calvert County Economic Development.

Mobile Health Center from CalvertHealth (PF)

When: Thursday, January 16, 2020 - 10:00 AM - 1:00 PM
Where: Calvert Library Prince Frederick in Front of Building
Age Group: All Ages

The Mobile Health Center travels to under-served areas of the community to bring essential primary care services, dental, prevention and wellness programs to residents who may not have easy access to traditional health care.

For more information, to view the full schedule, or view an online tour of the vehicle visit them online.

CalvertHealth Mobile Health Center

On Pins & Needles (PF)

When: Friday, January 17, 2020 - 1:00 PM - 4:00 PM
Where: Calvert Library Prince Frederick in Combined Room - 2 & 3
Age Group: Adults

Bring your quilting, needlework, knitting, crocheting, or other project for an afternoon of conversation and shared creativity.

Garden Smarter: Annual Seed Exchange (PF)

When: Saturday, January 18, 2020 - 9:30 AM - 2:00 PM
Where: Calvert Library Prince Frederick in Combined Room - 1, 2 & 3
Age Group: Adults

Join the fun collecting seeds for this year’s garden. Bring unused seeds from your garden or seed packets (2015-2018). No PVP, GMO or chemically treated seeds. Registration begins 9:30am.

Brain Games: Mahjongg, Scrabble & More (PF)

When: Saturday, January 18, 2020 - 12:00 PM - 3:00 PM
Where: Calvert Library Prince Frederick in Café
Age Group: All Ages

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.

Board of Library Trustees meeting (PF)

When: Tuesday, January 21, 2020 - 4:00 PM - 7:00 PM
Where: Calvert Library Prince Frederick in Meeting Room 2
Age Group: Adults

Calvert Library Board of Trustees monthly meeting

Agendas

Flying Needles: Knitting, Crocheting & Portable Crafting Group (SO)

When: Tuesday, January 21, 2020 - 6:00 PM - 9:00 PM
Where: Southern Branch in Meeting Room
Age Group: Adults

Knitting, crocheting and portable crafting group open to anyone wanting to join in and share talents, crafting time or learn a new skill. No registration.

Destination Book Discussion at Mamma Lucia's, PF Unsheltered/i>

When: Tuesday, January 21, 2020 - 6:00 PM - 8:30 PM
Where: Calvert Library Prince Frederick in Mamma Lucia's PF
Age Group: Adults

Unsheltered by Barbara Kingsolver. If you want to join us for dinner at Mamma Lucia's, that's at 6pm. Discussion starts at 7pm.

Place a hold on the book

DLLR Veteran Assistance (PF)

When: Wednesday, January 22, 2020 - 9:00 AM - 12:30 PM
Where: Calvert Library Prince Frederick
Age Group: Adults

Representative from DLLR Disabled Veteran Outreach Program will be available from 9-11 am to meet with veterans seeking employment. Registration encouraged, but not required.

Point In Time Resource Fair (PF)

When: Wednesday, January 22, 2020 - 9:00 AM - 2:00 PM
Where: Calvert Library Prince Frederick in Combined Room - 1, 2 & 3
Age Group: All Ages

Calvert Homelessness Resource Board will be providing goods and services to benefit those in need, while collecting data for HUD.

Brain Games: Mahjongg, Scrabble & More (PF)

When: Wednesday, January 22, 2020 - 10:00 AM - 1:00 PM
Where: Calvert Library Prince Frederick in Café
Age Group: All Ages

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.

JobSource Mobile Career Center (SO)

When: Thursday, January 23, 2020 - 10:00 AM - 1:00 PM
Where: Southern Branch in Parking Lot
Age Group: Adults

Stop by to visit the JobSource Mobile Career Center for your job search needs! Get job counseling and résumé help, search for jobs and connect with Southern Maryland JobSource. No registration.

Adult D&D (PF)

When: Thursday, January 23, 2020 - 6:00 PM - 8:30 PM
Where: Calvert Library Prince Frederick in Living Room 1 (with Fireplace)
Age Group: Adults

Role playing game open to all experience levels. We meet on the fourth Thursday of the month.

On Pins & Needles (PF)

When: Friday, January 24, 2020 - 1:00 PM - 4:00 PM
Where: Calvert Library Prince Frederick in Living Room 1 (with Fireplace)
Age Group: Adults

Bring your quilting, needlework, knitting, crocheting, or other project for an afternoon of conversation and shared creativity.

Garden Smarter: New, Improved Tomato Lecture (CRB)

When: Saturday, January 25, 2020 - 10:00 AM - 11:30 AM
Where: Calvert Library Prince Frederick in Community Resources Building, 30 Duke Street, PF
Age Group: Adults

Get tips on starting plants, cultivating, tending, and harvesting tomatoes.

Knitting, Crocheting & Portable Crafting Group (TB)

When: Saturday, January 25, 2020 - 3:00 PM - 4:00 PM
Where: Twin Beaches Branch in Living Room
Age Group: Adults

Open to anyone wanting to join in and share talents, crafting time or learn a new skill.

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Green Crafting (SO)

When: Monday, January 27, 2020 - 1:00 PM - 5:00 PM
Where: Southern Branch in Meeting Room
Age Groups: Adults, Seniors, All Ages

Make crafts out of materials that would typically be thrown out. Crocheting, needlework, sewing, and simple tying techniques will be used.

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Adult D&D (PF)

When: Tuesday, January 28, 2020 - 6:00 PM - 8:30 PM
Where: Calvert Library Prince Frederick in Meeting Room 3
Age Group: Adults

Role playing game for adults of all experience levels. Fourth Tuesday of the month from 6-8:30. Registration requested.

Register

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Astronomy Night (FV)

When: Tuesday, January 28, 2020 - 7:00 PM - 8:00 PM
Where: Fairview Branch in Large Room
Age Groups: Adults, Children, All Ages

Come see what the night sky has to offer in the field behind Fairview. Learn about the equipment used to view the sky from the Astronomy Club of Southern Maryland. All ages welcome. An indoor presentation will also be located in the large meeting room.

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Song Circle / Jam Session (SO)

When: Wednesday, January 29, 2020 - 6:30 PM - 8:30 PM
Where: Southern Branch in Meeting Room
Age Group: Adults

Singer-musicians trading songs, taking turns in choosing and leading a group of musicians. It’s a sing-along with space for learning from each other and trying new things. A range of playing abilities and experience can be expected. Public is welcome to participate or just observe.

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Water/Ways Presents: Anaconda's Tail Book Presentation (PF)

When: Thursday, January 30, 2020 - 7:00 PM - 8:30 PM
Where: Calvert Library Prince Frederick in Combined Room - 1, 2 & 3
Age Group: Adults

Local author Donald Grady Shomette discusses his latest book, "Anaconda's Tail: The Civil War on the Potomac Frontier, 1861-1865." With the onset of the American Civil War, the Federal Government instituted a massive naval blockade of the Confederacy, dubbed “The Anaconda Plan.” The northernmost extremity of the blockade, the Potomac River, was known as “The Anaconda’s Tail.” Here is the untold story of the desperate struggle for control of that strategic waterway and the conflagration that ensued. Join the author for an hour-long presentation about this account of the chaos in the words of the participants, the leaders and every-men of both sides, played against the greater war being fought across the entirety of the American landscape. Offered in conjunction with the Smithsonian Water/Ways exhibit.

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On Pins & Needles (PF)

When: Friday, January 31, 2020 - 1:00 PM - 4:00 PM
Where: Calvert Library Prince Frederick in Combined Room - 2 & 3
Age Group: Adults

Bring your quilting, needlework, knitting, crocheting, or other project for an afternoon of conversation and shared creativity.

Remind Me 2 Days Before Event