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Mobile Library Spreads Services Around the County

Mobile Library Spreads Services Around the County By MARK BELTON County Administrator and JANET SALAZAR Library Executive Director Feb 15, 2019 Download this article in PDF format Books open the imagination and bring life to fictional and non-fictional stories. The Charles County Public Library helps [...]

2019-02-19T08:35:24+00:00February 19th, 2019|News|

Library’s Adopt-a-Book adds loved reads to collection

By DARWIN WEIGEL dweigel@somdnews.com Feb 1, 2019 Download this article in PDF format The Charles County Public Library system revived its Adopt-a-Book program last fall to help residents get involved with the library’s book collection — and to have patrons share their favorite books [...]

2019-02-06T09:28:35+00:00February 1st, 2019|News|

Volunteers help save a life during homeless count

By PAUL LAGASSE plagasse@somdnews.com Jan 28, 2019 Download this article in PDF format A team of volunteers from LifeStyles of Maryland helped save a life last Wednesday evening while they were out conducting a head count of the county’s homeless residents. The volunteers were [...]

2019-01-30T10:00:14+00:00January 28th, 2019|News|

Bullying event highlights shared responsibility, overcoming adversity

By JOHNATHON CLINKSCALES jclinkscales@somdnews.com Oct 5, 2018 Download this article in PDF format Beyond the Classroom Inc., in partnership with the Charles County Public Library system, hosted a forum on Saturday at Waldorf West Library to discuss bullying prevention, child safety tips and school security [...]

2018-10-09T14:22:42+00:00October 5th, 2018|News|

Net neutrality is important for library services

LETTER TO THE EDITOR by Board of Trustees, Charles County Public Library Sep 21, 2018 Download this article in PDF format Charles County Public Library would like to urge residents of the community to reach out to their congressional representative about net neutrality being absolutely [...]

2018-10-09T14:50:58+00:00September 21st, 2018|News|

Libraries Seek Input on new Maryland Deaf Culture Digital Library Website

Original Post For Immediate Release: Tuesday, August 28, 2018 Montgomery County Public Libraries and Maryland State Library seek feedback from the Deaf community on what information should be included in its new Maryland Deaf Culture Digital Library (Maryland DCDL) website. The 18-question survey can be [...]

2018-08-29T15:46:30+00:00August 28th, 2018|Press Releases|

Infinity stone found in Charles County

Mind stone hidden at Potomac Branch library By PAUL LAGASSE plagasse@somdnews.com August 20, 2018 Download this article in PDF format Charles County may become the next battleground in the ongoing war between the nefarious villain Thanos and the remaining Marvel superheroes, if a startling discovery [...]

2018-09-14T13:10:40+00:00August 20th, 2018|News & Press Releases|

Charles County Public Library Celebrates Pride Month

By CHARLIE WRIGHT cwright@somdnews.com June 22, 2018 Download this article in PDF format The Charles County Public Library is recognizing contributions made by members of the LGBTQ community during Pride Month with a display at P.D. Brown Library and a celebration this Saturday. The library’s [...]

2018-09-14T13:10:02+00:00June 22nd, 2018|News & Press Releases|

Parents and Teens: United Against the Opiate Crisis Workshop Postponed

CHARLES COUNTY DEPARTMENT OF HEALTH 4545 Crain Highway, Post Office Box 1050 White Plains, MD 20695-1050 Tel: 301-609-6900 Fax: 301-934-0848 MD TTY: 1-800-735-2258 Download this article in PDF format Dianna E. Abney, MD Health Officer James Bridgers, Jr. PhD Deputy Health Officer For Immediate Release [...]

2018-09-14T13:11:22+00:00June 6th, 2018|Press Releases|
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