Mon-Thur 9am - 9pm
Friday 12pm - 5pm
Saturday 9am - 5pm
Sunday Closed

Events at Calvert Library

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Check Out Your Community

Explore the amenities your community has to offer. With your library card you can check out free "passes" to various pools, parks, museums and more!


One Maryland One Book events

In its eighth year, One Maryland One Book is designed to bring together diverse people in communities across the state through the shared experience of reading the same book.  This year's book is The Boys in the Boat: Nine Americans and Their Epic Quest for Gold at the 1936 Berlin Olympics by Daniel James Brown. Enjoy the book, help your community, or take a canoe trip with Calvert Library!


Picnic, Discussion and Canoe Trip with American Chestnut Land Trust -
Oct 11

Bring a picnic lunch and discuss the themes of the human drama of athletic competition and the power of teamwork presented in Boys in the Boat: Nine Americans and Their Epic Quest for Gold at the 1936 Berlin Olympics by Daniel James Brown. Following lunch, participants will be teamed up in ACLT canoes to paddle up Parker's Creek and learn more about the American Chestnut Land Trust. Maximum of 20 people. Age 16 and up. Registration required. Meet at Warriors Rest Sanctuary.


HERBLOCK Political Cartoonist Democracy Exhibit & Event- Oct & Nov

Herblock believed in the greatness of America. His life and work was, in itself, an exercise in equality, freedom of speech and freedom of the press. Visit the HERBLOCK Foundation's exhibit on his democracy themed cartoons at Calvert Library Prince Frederick Sept 25 - Nov 30. Join us on Tuesday, Oct 13 for award-winning professor Dr. Chretien Guidry conversation about Herb Block's impact on world events.


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Learn Mahjongg, Bridge and More
Come observe experienced Mahjongg and Bridge players and then try your hand with their mentoring.

Chess at the Library
Looking to play? Looking to learn? We've got you covered.

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Garden Smarter
Calvert County Master Gardeners share their expertise on various gardening and landscaping topics throughout the year.  Something for all levels of gardeners.

Creative Memoirs
Turn the stories of your life into interesting reading for everyone

Writers by the Bay
All writers and would-be writers are welcome to come for professional critique & camaraderie.

Resume and Cover Letter Workshops
Need help with your resume? Join job counselor Sandra Holler in a small group to learn what makes a strong resume and cover letter. If you have one started, bring it with you so editing can happen on the spot.

Technology Workshops & Events

Calvert Library offers one hour one-on-one computer classes. Please call the library to schedule. Topics include:

  • Mouse (Mousercise) and Keyboarding (Online tutorial)
  • Create a Resume and Search for a Job Online
  • Using Microsoft Word 2010
  • Setting up and using Facebook
  • Setting up an Email Account
  • Web Basics Class


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Calvert Eats Local
Meets monthly to discuss local food and resource options. Don't miss our local potlucks!

Knitting, Crocheting, Sewing & Portable Crafting Events
Knitting, crocheting, sewing, and portable crafting group open to anyone wanting to join in and share talents, crafting time or learn a new skill.


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Tween & Teen

Tween/Teen Event Calendar

Don't miss a single awesome Tween or Teen event!