Take, Make, Write: Meet & Critique for Teens

Virtual/Online

Teens in grades 7-12 can join Montgomery College professor and author Katherine Smith on 3/30 at 6pm to explore creative writing through creating their own flash fiction or get started on a short story. Writing prompts will be provided if you need ideas or guidance but you can write something unique. To attend register online at https://mcpl.events/take-make-write. Registration is limited ... Read More

Free

Virtual Author Talk: Congressman Jamie Raskin

Virtual/Online

NEW: You will need to be signed into Zoom to attend this program via the web. To sign in, you must first create a free account: https://zoom.us/signup Registered participants will be emailed a link to the program in advance; once you are signed into Zoom, you will be able to access the program at the scheduled time. --- Join us ... Read More

Free

Bilingual Spanish/English Mindfulness Meditation at Long Branch Library

Montgomery County Public Libraries Long Branch 8800 Garland Avenue, Silver Spring, MD

Learn and practice mindfulness meditation on Sundays in April. Sessions will begin with a 30-minute meditation period, followed by an optional 15-minute discussion. Weather permitting, this guided mindfulness meditation will be held outside on the patio of the library. If weather is problematic, the meditation will be provided in an upstairs meeting room. Corina Urdaneta is a Venezuelan-born, certified mindfulness ... Read More

Free

Bilingual Spanish/English Mindfulness Meditation at Long Branch Library

Montgomery County Public Libraries Long Branch 8800 Garland Avenue, Silver Spring, MD

On Sundays at Long Branch Library, learn and practice mindfulness meditation. Sessions will begin with a 30-minute meditation period, followed by an optional 15-minute discussion Weather permitting, this guided mindfulness meditation will be held outside on the patio of the library. If weather is problematic, the meditation will be provided in an upstairs meeting room. Corina Urdaneta is a Venezuelan-born, ... Read More

Free

Poetry Scavenger Hunt at Long Branch Library

Montgomery County Public Libraries Long Branch 8800 Garland Avenue, Silver Spring, MD

Join us at Long Branch Library this week for the Poetry Scavenger Hunt for Tweens & Teens, through April 15. There are 11 poems posted throughout the library. Find all 11, then come to the Info desk for your prize! #nationalpoetrymonth http://mcpl.link/long-branch

Free

Science in the Summer: Become a Biologist at Marilyn J. Praisner Library

Montgomery County Public Libraries Marilyn J. Praisner Branch 14910 Old Columbia Pike, Burtonsville

A Few Seats Left in the Be a Biologist Program for 2nd & 3rd/4th & 5th Graders at Marilyn J. Praisner Library. Be a biologist this summer! Registration is required at https://mcpl.events/be-a-biologist and participants must attend both days 7/19 and 7/21. Level 1 is for kids in 2nd-3rd grade, and level 2 for 4th-5th grade. The Be a Biologist! program ... Read More

Free

Gmail Tips & Tricks — Virtual Event

Virtual/Online

This free virtual workshop, presented by Senior Planet Montgomery, will cover important features like spellcheck, formatting emails, searching your inbox, adding a signature, and attaching files. The session will combine demonstration and hands-on practice, so that you’ll have plenty of opportunities to ask questions and try out these features. Please note that this session will not go over how to ... Read More

Free

Summer Family Movie Night at Long Branch Library

Montgomery County Public Libraries Long Branch 8800 Garland Avenue, Silver Spring, MD

Join us Tuesdays this summer @ Long Branch Library at 5:30pm for summer family movie night! And don't forget to bring your #FlatFinley 🦈 with you! July 19 The Little Mermaid July 26 Moana (Rated PG) August 2 Luca (Rated PG) August 9 Muppet Treasure Island (Rated G) August 16 Whale Rider Whale Rider (Rated PG-13) More details @ http://mcpl.link/summer-reading-challenge

Free

Using Google Docs Templates for Resumes — Virtual

Virtual/Online

Templates are a great option for resumes because they take the guesswork out of formatting! We’ll review some of the helpful features of Google Docs, like sharing, reviewing, and commenting privileges, as well as how to save and share your doc as a PDF. Finally, we’ll go over some dos and don’ts for resume content. Presenter: Senior Planet Montgomery You ... Read More

Free

Ethiopia Day and Coffee Ceremony at the Library

Brigadier General Charles E. McGee Library (Silver Spring) 900 Wayne Ave., Silver Spring, MD

Join us for a traditional Ethiopian coffee ceremony to celebrate Ethiopian New Year. National clothes arts musical instruments will be on display as well. 11:30 a.m. to 1:30 p.m. All ages.

Free