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RELGC Calendar for October 2017
Adult Services
Monday, October 02, 2017

Board of Trustees Meeting  5:00 PM  Adult Services
Branch: Kitzmiller 
The Board of Trustees of the Ruth Enlow Library will meet on Monday, October 2 , 5:00 p.m., at the Kitzmiller Library. The public is invited to attend.
Wednesday, October 04, 2017

Adult Coloring Club  5:00 PM - 6:30 PM  Adult Services
Branch: Accident Accident Branch Library

Enjoy an Evening of Adult Coloring at the Accident Library

The Adult Coloring Club meets every first and third Wednesday of each month from 5-6:30 PM

“You are invited to attend this free program, designed as a quiet time for adults to enjoy a relaxing activity,” said a library spokesperson. “Coloring is not just for children these days. Adult coloring books have become quite popular. A story on cnn.com points out that ‘coloring has the therapeutic potential to reduce anxiety, create focus, or bring about more mindfulness. Like meditation, coloring allows the brain to switch off other thoughts and focus.’”

Participants do not need to bring supplies, as the library will supply all required items. To register for this event, contact Kim at 301-746-8792 or kcecil@relib.net.

Support for this event is provided by the Western Maryland Regional Library, the regional resource center for the public libraries of Allegany, Garrett, and Washington Counties.

Your participation in programs signifies your permission for us to use any photos that we take of you. Please speak to a librarian at the event if you would prefer that your photo not be taken.
Safety Presentation by the Dove Center  6:00 PM - 7:30 PM  Adult Services
Branch: Oakland 6 North Second Street
Thursday, October 05, 2017

Adult Coloring Club  3:30 PM - 5:00 PM  Adult Services
Branch: Grantsville Grantsville

Enjoy an Afternoon of Adult Coloring at the Grantsville Library

The Adult Coloring Club meets every first Thursday of each month from 3:30 - 5:00 PM

“You are invited to attend this free program, designed as a quiet time for adults to enjoy a relaxing activity,” said a library spokesperson. “Coloring is not just for children these days. Adult coloring books have become quite popular. A story on cnn.com points out that ‘coloring has the therapeutic potential to reduce anxiety, create focus, or bring about more mindfulness. Like meditation, coloring allows the brain to switch off other thoughts and focus.’”

Participants do not need to bring supplies, as the library will supply all required items. To register for this event, contact Kim at 301-895-5298 ext 0141 or kim@relib.net.

Support for this event is provided by the Western Maryland Regional Library, the regional resource center for the public libraries of Allegany, Garrett, and Washington Counties.

Your participation in programs signifies your permission for us to use any photos that we take of you. Please speak to a librarian at the event if you would prefer that your photo not be taken.
Wednesday, October 11, 2017

Adult Book Club  5:30 PM - 6:30 PM  Adult Services
Branch: Accident Accident Branch Library
The Accident Adult Book Club meets on the second Wednesday of each month.  Newcomers are welcomeThe book for October is "Norwegian by Night" by Derek B. Miller

For more information please contact Kim at (301)746-8792 or kcecil@relib.net


Your Participation in programs signifies you permission for us to use any photos that we take of you. Please speak to a librarian at the event if you would prefer that your photo not be taken.
How to Get Published  6:00 PM - 7:30 PM  Adult Services
Branch: Oakland 6 North Second Street
At last, I've written a book . . . now what do I do?

Find out at this free class titled "How to Get Published," presented by Phil Berardelli of Mountain Lake Press. Phil will describe the state of book publishing today and answer any questions you might have. Sign up at the contact number/email below.
Monday, October 16, 2017

Board of Trustees Meeting  5:00 PM  Adult Services
Branch: Oakland 
The Board of Trustees of the Ruth Enlow Library will meet on Monday, October 16 , 5:00 p.m., at the Oakland Library. The public is invited to attend.
Wednesday, October 18, 2017

Adult Coloring Club  5:00 PM - 6:30 PM  Adult Services
Branch: Accident Accident Branch Library

Enjoy an Evening of Adult Coloring at the Accident Library

The Adult Coloring Club meets every first and third Wednesday of each month from 5-6:30 PM

“You are invited to attend this free program, designed as a quiet time for adults to enjoy a relaxing activity,” said a library spokesperson. “Coloring is not just for children these days. Adult coloring books have become quite popular. A story on cnn.com points out that ‘coloring has the therapeutic potential to reduce anxiety, create focus, or bring about more mindfulness. Like meditation, coloring allows the brain to switch off other thoughts and focus.’”

Participants do not need to bring supplies, as the library will supply all required items. To register for this event, contact Kim at 301-746-8792 or kcecil@relib.net.

Support for this event is provided by the Western Maryland Regional Library, the regional resource center for the public libraries of Allegany, Garrett, and Washington Counties.

Your participation in programs signifies your permission for us to use any photos that we take of you. Please speak to a librarian at the event if you would prefer that your photo not be taken.
One Maryland One Book Discusson  6:00 PM - 7:30 PM  Adult Services
Branch: Oakland 6 North Second Street
Join us for our One Maryland One Book discussion of Purple Hibiscus by Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie. "At once the portrait of a country and a family, of terrible choices and the tremulous pleasure of an odd, rare purple hibiscus blooming amid a conforming sea of red ones." - San Francisco Chronicle. We have books available for those of you who sign up for the program. One Maryland One Book is a program of Maryland Humanities. For more details about the book and author, check this link.
Friday, October 20, 2017

Adult Maker Time  10:30 AM - 11:30 AM  Adult Services
Branch: Kitzmiller 
Welcome to Adult Maker Time @ the Library! This program is designed for adults to come together to learn, explore, and create through activities and conversation.

Adult Maker Time will meet the third Friday of each month from 10:30-11:30 a.m. September through May.

It's your time...It's your library. Come join us!
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Monday, October 23, 2017

Gardening Class  2:00 PM - 3:00 PM  Adult Services
Branch: Accident 
"Microgreens" - Gardening Class presented by the Garrett County Master Gardeners from University of Maryland Extension. Free and open to the public. Register at the contact number or email below.

The University of Maryland Extension programs are open to any person and will not discriminate against anyone because of race, age, sex, color, sexual orientation, physical or mental disability, religion, ancestry, national origin, marital status, genetic information, political affiliation, and gender identity or expression.
Tuesday, October 24, 2017

Children's Story Time  11:00 AM - 12:00 PM  Adult Services
Branch: Accident Accident Branch Library
The Accident Library will hold Children's Story Time on Tuesdays Sept-May (with some exceptions) from 11-12 PM. Children's Story Time is open to children ages 2-5. Join us for stories, crafts, and activities.

If school in Garrett County is cancelled due to weather, then Story Time will be cancelled. If there is a weather delay, Story Time will meet as scheduled.

For more information please contact Kim at (301)746-8792 or kcecil@relib.net
Wednesday, October 25, 2017

Adult Coloring Club  6:00 PM - 7:30 PM  Adult Services
Branch: Oakland Meeting Room

Enjoy an Evening of Adult Coloring at the Oakland Library

“You are invited to attend this free program, designed as a quiet time for adults to enjoy a relaxing activity,” said a library spokesperson. “Coloring is not just for children these days. Adult coloring books have become quite popular. A story on cnn.com points out that ‘coloring has the therapeutic potential to reduce anxiety, create focus, or bring about more mindfulness. Like meditation, coloring allows the brain to switch off other thoughts and focus.’”

The Adult Coloring Club meets in Oakland the fourth Wednesday of each month from 6-7:30 PM. Susanne looks forward to sharing this fun activity with you.

Participants do not need to bring supplies, as the library will supply all required items. To register for this event, contact Susanne at 301-334-3996 x 0105 or skight@relib.net.

Support for this event is provided by the Western Maryland Regional Library, the regional resource center for the public libraries of Allegany, Garrett, and Washington Counties.

Your participation in programs signifies your permission for us to use any photos that we take of you. Please speak to a librarian at the event if you would prefer that your photo not be taken.
Thursday, October 26, 2017

Beginning Knitting Classes  3:30 PM - 5:00 PM  Adult Services
Branch: Oakland 6 N. Second St.
Learn to knit at our free knitting classes taught by Edna Forsyth. Classes are open to all ages and we provide the supplies. Registration is mandatory. See the contact information below. The class meets every Thursday for 5 weeks (no class on Thanksgiving). Classes begin Oct. 26.
Community Conversations  6:00 PM - 7:30 PM  Adult Services
Branch: Kitzmiller 288 W. Main Street
Have your voice heard @ your library! What kind of community do you want? What would you like to see at your library? Come to our community conversation and help shape the future of your library. We need and value your input! Refreshments will be provided.
Monday, October 30, 2017

Community Conversations  6:00 PM - 7:30 PM  Adult Services
Branch: Grantsville 102 Parkview Drive
Have your voice heard @ your library! What kind of community do you want? What would you like to see at your library? Come to our community conversation and help shape the future of your library. We need and value your input! Refreshments will be provided.
Tuesday, October 31, 2017

Children's Story Time  11:00 AM - 12:00 PM  Adult Services
Branch: Accident Accident Branch Library
The Accident Library will hold Children's Story Time on Tuesdays Sept-May (with some exceptions) from 11-12 PM. Children's Story Time is open to children ages 2-5. Join us for stories, crafts, and activities.

If school in Garrett County is cancelled due to weather, then Story Time will be cancelled. If there is a weather delay, Story Time will meet as scheduled.

For more information please contact Kim at (301)746-8792 or kcecil@relib.net
 
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