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New Havre de Grace library opens

New Havre de Grace library opens

| June 16, 2016 | Reply

  The opening of the new Havre de Grace library was celebrated with a ribbon-cutting ceremony Wednesday. It’s open 1 p.m. to 8 p.m. today and regular hours begin on Monday. Here are the details: HAVRE DE GRACE LIBRARY HOLDS RIBBON CUTTING New library, doubling in size, features specialized areas for children and business   […]

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Rafael Alvarez to discuss his new book  “Crabtown USA: Essays & Observations” at the Havre de Grace Library, June 29

Rafael Alvarez to discuss his new book “Crabtown USA: Essays & Observations” at the Havre de Grace Library, June 29

| June 6, 2016 | Reply

Writer and neighborhood folklorist Rafael Alvarez is making an appearance at the Havre de Grace Library June 29 to discuss and sign his new book, “Crabtown USA: Essays & Observations.” Here are the details: RAFAEL ALVAREZ AND CRABTOWN USA Baltimore writer discusses his new book at the Havre de Grace Library on June 29   Belcamp, Md., […]

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Harford County Public Library’s Summer Reading Challenge for children starts June 20

Harford County Public Library’s Summer Reading Challenge for children starts June 20

| May 31, 2016 | Reply

  The Harford County Public Library’s Summer Reading Challenge for children starts June 20 this year with a focus on physical fitness. Here are the details:   ON YOUR MARK, GET SET…READ Harford County Public Library Kicks Off Summer Reading Challenge on June 20   Belcamp, Md., May 31, 2016 — “On Your Mark, Get Set…Read” is […]

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“Young Adventurers Read!” comes to Havre de Grace library June 25

“Young Adventurers Read!” comes to Havre de Grace library June 25

| May 31, 2016 | Reply

  “Young Adventurers Read!,” a swashbuckling reading adventure for sixth- through ninth-graders comes to Havre de Grace library on June 25. Here are the details: YOUNG ADVENTURERS READ! Program for youth in grades six to nine features heroes, explorers, swashbucklers, authors and a costume contest   Belcamp, Md., May 27, 2016 — “Young Adventurers Read!,” […]

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Baltimore author Laura Lippman to discuss her latest legal thriller “Wilde Lake” at the Jarrettsville library May 18

Baltimore author Laura Lippman to discuss her latest legal thriller “Wilde Lake” at the Jarrettsville library May 18

| April 18, 2016 | Reply

  Baltimore author Laura Lippman is to discuss her latest novel “Wilde Lake” at the Jarrettsville library May 18. Here are the details: LAURA LIPPMAN DISCUSSES NEW BOOK AT JARRETTSVILLE LIBRARY “Wilde Lake,” published in May, is a legal thriller that takes place in Howard County Belcamp, Md., April 18, 2016 — Mystery and suspense author […]

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“House of Thieves” author Charles Belfoure to discuss his book April 3 at the Bel Air library

“House of Thieves” author Charles Belfoure to discuss his book April 3 at the Bel Air library

| March 31, 2016 | Reply

The New York Times bestselling author Charles Belfoure is to visit the Bel Air library April 3 to discuss his second novel, “House of Thieves.” Here are the details:   ‘HOUSE OF THIEVES’ AUTHOR RESCHEDULES VISIT TO BEL AIR LIBRARY Belcamp, Md., February 25, 2016 — Charles Belfoure, The New York Times bestselling author, architect […]

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Harford County Public Library employee Jennifer Ralston helped select this year’s Caldecott Medal winner

Harford County Public Library employee Jennifer Ralston helped select this year’s Caldecott Medal winner

| March 14, 2016 | Reply

  A Harford County Public Library employee helped select this year’s prestigious Caldecott Medal winner. Here are the details: HCPL’S JENNIFER RALSTON SERVES ON 2016 CALDECOTT MEDAL COMMITTEE   Belcamp, Md., March 14, 2016 — Jennifer Ralston, materials management administrator for Harford County Public Library, served as a member of the prestigious 2016 Caldecott Medal Committee. […]

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Dr. Robert K. Musil to discuss his book”Rachel Carson and Her Sisters: Extraordinary Women Who Have Shaped America’s Environment” at the Jarrettsville library March 6

Dr. Robert K. Musil to discuss his book”Rachel Carson and Her Sisters: Extraordinary Women Who Have Shaped America’s Environment” at the Jarrettsville library March 6

| February 11, 2016 | Reply

Dr. Robert K. Musil is to discuss his book “Rachel Carson and Her Sisters: Extraordinary Women Who Have Shaped America’s Environment” at a March 6 Meet the Author event at the Jarrettsville library. Here are the details:   EXPLORING RACHEL CARSON Dr. Robert Musil discusses the environmentalist at March 6 event in Jarrettsville Belcamp, Md., February 11, […]

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Hall of Fame baseball player Cal Ripken, Jr. to discuss and sign copies of his newest children’s book March 1 at the Abingdon library

Hall of Fame baseball player Cal Ripken, Jr. to discuss and sign copies of his newest children’s book March 1 at the Abingdon library

| February 3, 2016 | Reply

Hall of Fame baseball player Cal Ripken, Jr. is to discuss and sign copies of his newest children’s book “The Closer” at the Abingdon library March 1. Here are the details: CAL RIPKEN, JR., HEADLINES ABINGDON LIBRARY EVENT ON MARCH 1   Belcamp, Md., February 3, 2016 — Join Hall of Fame baseball player Cal Ripken, Jr., at […]

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Scientist and author to discuss their book “Poison Spring: The Secret History of Pollution and the EPA” at the Abingdon Library Feb. 21

Scientist and author to discuss their book “Poison Spring: The Secret History of Pollution and the EPA” at the Abingdon Library Feb. 21

| February 2, 2016 | Reply

A former EPA scientist and an environmental writer are getting together to discuss their book “Poison Spring: The Secret History of Pollution and the EPA” at the Abingdon Library February 21. Here are the details: OVER THE FENCE: WHAT HARFORD’S TALKING ABOUT Former EPA scientist, environmental writer discuss their book about the EPA Belcamp, Md., February 1, 2016 — […]

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