Meditation at Montgomery County Public Library

Join Corina Urdaneta for a 30-minute guided meditation at 1:00 pm on Tuesdays on Zoom with the MCPL. Corina Urdaneta is a Venezuelan-born, certified mindfulness teacher and Awakening Joy teacher trained by Tara Brach, Jack Kornfield, and James Baraz. She has been a participant in the Year of Living Mindfully directed by Jonathan Foust of the Insight Meditation Community of … Read More

St. Patrick: The Man and the Myth – Virtual

Join historian Jennifer Paxton for a lecture and discussion about St. Patrick on St. Patrick’s Day! Did St. Patrick really drive the snakes out of Ireland? Much of what we think we know about St. Patrick is actually mythical, but the truth is even more interesting. In this talk, historian Jennifer Paxton will look at the surprising story of the … Read More

Long Branch Library Reopens After $4 Million Renovation Project

Long Branch Library at 8800 Garland Ave. has reopened after a 10-month renovation, county officials announced today. The library closed in March 2020 for the project, which cost about $4 million. Due to the pandemic, services are limited to contactless holds pickup service and telephone service.