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Veterans Book Discussion Group: Trident K9 Warriors by Mike Ritland
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Monday December 18, 2017
Finksburg Branch
7:00 PM - Add to Outlook calendar  |  Add to Google calendar
For Adults
In partnership with the Carroll County Veterans Advisory Council, we invite veterans, current military and reservists, and family members to join us for an evening of discussion, fellowship, and camaraderie. Refreshments will be served. A Celebrating America program.


American Old-Timey Arts & Crafts
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Thursday January 11, 2018
Westminster Branch
7:00 PM - Add to Outlook calendar  |  Add to Google calendar
For All Ages
…evoke memories of an art, trade, or occupation requiring special skill, especially manual, of past times. Go back in history as local quilters Marian Witiak, Brenda Proper, and Linda Nicholls demonstrate the art of quilting, which is done to create bedspreads, wall hangings, clothing, and a variety of textile products. A Celebrating America program.


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Monday January 22, 2018
Westminster Branch
1:00 PM - Add to Outlook calendar  |  Add to Google calendar
For Adults
Registration for this event begins 1/8/2018.
The Westminster Branch is pleased to welcome back Gary Kavanagh to facilitate an open current events discussion group on topics of interest in the community and the nation. Join Gary to discuss a variety of issues in a structured environment, where everyone can be heard, in a non-confrontational setting, with the goal of learning from each other's points of view. The group will focus on one or two issues of interest at each meeting. Gary holds a Master’s Degree in Modern European and Diplomatic History from GWU and taught secondary school in Prince George's County, Maryland. Gary has hosted several very popular history lectures here at the Westminster Branch. A Celebrating America program.


Veterans Book Discussion Group: Lone Survivor by Marcus Luttrell
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Monday January 22, 2018
Finksburg Branch
7:00 PM - Add to Outlook calendar  |  Add to Google calendar
For Adults
In partnership with the Carroll County Veterans Advisory Council, we invite veterans, current military and reservists, and family members to join us for an evening of discussion, fellowship, and camaraderie. Refreshments will be served. A Celebrating America program.


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Monday February 26, 2018
Westminster Branch
1:00 PM - Add to Outlook calendar  |  Add to Google calendar
For Adults
Registration for this event begins 2/12/2018.
The Westminster Branch is pleased to welcome back Gary Kavanagh to facilitate an open current events discussion group on topics of interest in the community and the nation. Join Gary to discuss a variety of issues in a structured environment, where everyone can be heard, in a non-confrontational setting, with the goal of learning from each other's points of view. The group will focus on one or two issues of interest at each meeting. Gary holds a Master’s Degree in Modern European and Diplomatic History from GWU and taught secondary school in Prince George's County, Maryland. Gary has hosted several very popular history lectures here at the Westminster Branch. A Celebrating America program.


Veterans Book Discussion Group: Never Call Me a Hero by N. Jack (Dusty) Kleiss
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Monday February 26, 2018
Finksburg Branch
7:00 PM - Add to Outlook calendar  |  Add to Google calendar
For Adults
In partnership with the Carroll County Veterans Advisory Council, we invite veterans, current military and reservists, and family members to join us for an evening of discussion, fellowship, and camaraderie. Refreshments will be served. A Celebrating America program.


US History Lecture Series: Week 1 - Discovery to the Constitution
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Friday March 2, 2018
North Carroll Branch
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For ages 10 - Adults
Registration for this event begins 2/16/2018.
This four-week lecture series is an overview of the history of the United States from its European Discovery until the 1960 Presidential Election, Kennedy vs. Nixon. Our guest lecturer, Gary Kavanagh, is a retired federal employee. He holds a Master of Modern History and Diplomacy degree from George Washington University. He also previously taught social studies in Prince George's County. A Celebrating America program. All attendees need to register.