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Displaying Events for the Next Two Weeks.

Reflections on Botanical Art exhibit

Stop by the Main Meeting Room to view the beautiful botanical artwork of Talbot County artists Lee D'Zmura and Anna Harding. The exhibit will run through January 2020.

9:00 AM    Mon, Jan 27th

Main Library

Minecraft Mondays

Mine for diamonds and battle creepers. Laptops will be set up in the meeting room and we'll all play this exciting game. Light refreshments will be served. For youth ages 10-16.

3:00 PM to 5:00 PM    Mon, Jan 27th

St. Michaels Branch

Read with Tiger, a Pets-on-Wheels Therapy Dog

For ages 5 and up. Bring a book or choose a library book and read with Janet Dickey and her dog, Tiger.

4:00 PM    Mon, Jan 27th

Main Library

Warming Up Your Creativity

Draw with tremendously fun children's author and illustrator Tim Young. For ages 6-16. Please pre-register at www.tcfl.org or by calling 410-822-1626.

4:00 PM    Mon, Jan 27th

Main Library

Book Discussion: "Portrait of a Lady" by Henry James

The Easton Book Group (open to all) discusses Henry James' classic novel. In 2020, in honor of the 100th anniversary of women's suffrage, the group will focus on books by or about women.

6:30 PM    Mon, Jan 27th

Main Library

Story Time

For ages 5 and under accompanied by an adult. Program repeats at 11:00 a.m.

10:00 AM    Tue, Jan 28th

Main Library

Story Time

For ages 5 and under accompanied by an adult.

11:00 AM    Tue, Jan 28th

Main Library

Tuesday Movie at Noon

The movie "The Public" will be shown. When a blast of cold hits Cincinnati, Ohio the public library transforms from a safe haven into a potential war zone. This film is an exploration of the basic values of humanity.

12:00 PM    Tue, Jan 28th

St. Michaels Branch

Talbot County Garden Club speaker

Speaker Peter Hatch presents, "Thomas Jefferson's Revolutionary Garden." Learn about Monticello's 1000-foot-long vegetable garden, Thomas Jefferson's support of farmer's markets and much more. As Director of Gardens and Grounds at Monticello for 35 years, Hatch lectures and travels throughout the country. Free and open to the public.

1:30 PM    Tue, Jan 28th

Main Library

Story Time

For children age 5 and under accompanied by an adult.

10:30 AM    Wed, Jan 29th

St. Michaels Branch

Ukulele Class for Youth

This is the third class of six that began on January 15th.

4:30 PM    Wed, Jan 29th

Main Library

Teen Night: Peer Pilot Mentoring

For students in 8th grade only. Fly into a day in the life of a high-schooler with student peer mentors from Easton High School and St. Michaels Middle High School! Games, food, and Q&A with mentors.

6:00 PM    Wed, Jan 29th

Main Library

Milk & Cookies...and Chapter Books!

For ages 6 and up. Chapter book read aloud with milk and cookies.

1:30 PM    Thu, Jan 30th

Main Library

Camp-"In" at the Library

Winter camping themed games, crafts, scavenger hunt, story time, and s'mores around the campfire!! Wear your camping gear or pj's, bring a sleeping bag or blanket (optional). Sponsored by the Talbot County Free Library and St. Luke's School. For ages 2-8 accompanied by an adult. Please call the St. Michaels Library to pre-register for this event at 410-745-5877.

5:00 PM to 6:30 PM    Thu, Jan 30th

St. Michaels Branch

Talbot Chess Tournament held at the Presbyterian Church

For children in grades K-5. *Please note that this event held at the Presbyterian Church, 617 N. Washington Street, Easton. Please pre-register at tcfl.org.

10:00 AM    Sat, Feb 1st

Main Library

Lunch & Learn

Jim Duffy presents, "Underground Railroad Journeys on Delmarva". Award-winning writer and storyteller Jim Duffy of Cambridge will share keystone stories, surprising finds, and life lessons learned from his work on the book "Tubman Travels: 32 Underground Railroad Journeys on Delmarva". Duffy will be signing copies of the books after his talk. The Lunch and Learn series is sponsored by the Friends of the Library. Coffee and dessert are provided.

12:00 PM    Mon, Feb 3rd

St. Michaels Branch

Minecraft Mondays

Mine for diamonds and battle creepers. Laptops will be set up in the meeting room and we'll all play this exciting game. Light refreshments will be served. For youth ages 10-16.

3:00 PM to 5:00 PM    Mon, Feb 3rd

St. Michaels Branch

Great Dames, a Film Series in Honor of the 100th Anniversary of Women's Suffrage in America

"Toni Morrison: The Pieces I Am". This documentary examines the celebrated author's life and the challenges she faced throughout her literary career. Released in 2018, rated PG-13, 120 minutes.

6:00 PM    Mon, Feb 3rd

Main Library

Plein Air Painters of the Chesapeake Bay Exhibit

Open to the Public: February 4-27. Enjoy an exhibit of plein air paintings in the Easton library's main meeting room--all of them produced in the open air at interesting locations on the Shore. Twenty-five percent of all sales from the exhibit will be donated to The Friends of the Talbot County Free Library.

   Tue, Feb 4th

Main Library

Story Time

For ages 5 and under accompanied by an adult. Program repeats at 11:00 a.m.

10:00 AM    Tue, Feb 4th

Main Library

Story Time

For ages 5 and under accompanied by an adult.

11:00 AM    Tue, Feb 4th

Main Library

Tuesday Movie at Noon

We will show the movie "The Best of Enemies". Civil rights activist, Ann Atwater, faces off against C.P. Ellis, Exalted Cyclops of the Ku Klux Klan, in Durham, North Carolina over the issue of school integration. starring Taraji P. Henson and Sam Rockwell.

12:00 PM    Tue, Feb 4th

St. Michaels Branch

Upper Shore DLLR: Veterans Outreach

Veterans can get information on topics such as employment, transportation, benefits and more. Stop by the lobby and talk with veteran representative Sharon Egerson.

1:00 PM to 3:00 PM    Tue, Feb 4th

Main Library

Read with Wally, a Pets on Wheels Therapy Dog

Bring a book or choose a library book and read with Ms. Maggie Gowe and her dog, Wally.

3:30 PM    Tue, Feb 4th

St. Michaels Branch

Afternoon Chess

For children ages 6-16. Learn and play chess. Light snacks served. Please pre-register at tcfl.org or by calling 410-822-1626.

4:30 PM    Tue, Feb 4th

Main Library

Library closed 9:00 a.m.-1:00 p.m.

The library branch in Easton will be closed for staff training.

9:00 AM to 1:00 PM    Wed, Feb 5th

Main Library

Library closed 9:00 a.m.-2:00 p.m.

The library branch in St. Michaels will be closed for staff training.

9:00 AM to 2:00 PM    Wed, Feb 5th

St. Michaels Branch

We are Builders

Enjoy STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering, Math). Build with Legos, Zoobs, or foam blocks! For children ages 5-12.

3:30 PM    Wed, Feb 5th

St. Michaels Branch

Ukulele Class for Youth

This is the fourth class of six that began on January 15th.

4:30 PM    Wed, Feb 5th

Main Library

Arts & Crafts

Free instruction for knitting, beading, needlework and tatting. Bring your coloring books, Zentangle pens or anything else that fuels your passion for being creative. You may also bring a lunch.

10:00 AM to 1:00 PM    Thu, Feb 6th

St. Michaels Branch

Milk & Cookies...and Chapter Books!

For ages 6 and up. Chapter book read aloud with milk and cookies.

1:30 PM    Thu, Feb 6th

Main Library

Watercolor Workshop

Workshop held on all four Thursdays in February. This workshop will be presenting six instructional DVDs by the famous watercolorist Eric Weigardt. The DVDs show how to create better watercolor paintings from photographs. You will learn connecting shapes, color mixing, and more. Come and listen or bring your own paints or sketch books and follow along. No reservations are needed. Any questions can be addressed to Camille Woodbury at Camille@tilmac.com.

2:00 PM to 4:00 PM    Thu, Feb 6th

St. Michaels Branch

Plein Air Painters of the Chesapeake Bay Reception

Open to the Public! Join us for the opening reception featuring plein air paintings in the Easton library's main meeting room. All of the featured works were produced in the open air at interesting locations on the Shore. Twenty-five percent of all sales from the exhibit will be donated to The Friends of the Talbot County Free Library.

5:00 PM to 7:00 PM    Thu, Feb 6th

Main Library

Family Law Assistance Clinic

Free Family Law Assistance clinic will be offered. A lawyer will be available to provide free consultation on a first come, first serve basis.

5:30 PM to 7:30 PM    Thu, Feb 6th

Main Library

Bilingual Story Time/Hora Bilingue de Cuentos e Historias

Learn and practice Spanish and English, Espanol y Ingles. For children ages 5 and up. Para ninos de 5 anos en adelante.

1:30 PM    Sat, Feb 8th

Main Library

Therapeutic Horticulture

Talbot Master Gardeners and Talbot County Free Library present: Therapeutic Horticulture. Join Master Gardener Coordinator Mikaela Boley where she will show participants how to increase health and happiness through the art of horticulture. Will include hands-on activity. Pre-registration required by calling the St. Michaels branch at 410-745-5877 or sign up at the front desk.

10:00 AM to 11:30 AM    Mon, Feb 10th

St. Michaels Branch

Learn Microsoft Excel from a Pro

Computer Training Specialist Rita Hill offers Microsoft's Intermediate Excel. Participants are asked to bring their own PC laptop (no Apple laptops, please) or just observe.

1:30 PM to 3:00 PM    Mon, Feb 10th

Main Library

Minecraft Mondays

Mine for diamonds and battle creepers. Laptops will be set up in the meeting room and we'll all play this exciting game. Light refreshments will be served. For youth ages 10-16.

3:00 PM to 5:00 PM    Mon, Feb 10th

St. Michaels Branch

Great Dames, a Film Series in Honor of the 100th Anniversary of Women's Suffrage in America

"Amazing Grace". A powerful musical documentary revolving around a 1972 Aretha Franklin concert at the New Bethel Baptist Church. Rated G, 89 minutes.

6:00 PM    Mon, Feb 10th

Main Library

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