To commemorate the Sesquicentennial of the American Civil War, Frederick County Public Libraries and Monocacy National Battlefield will be presenting Making Sense of the American Civil War, a book discussion and lecture series. Each session will focus on a different aspect of the American Civil War experience, using sections from three books:
Frederick County Public Libraries is proud to be one of 125 libraries and humanities organizations from around the country selected to present Let’s Talk About It: Muslim Journeys. Made possible through a grant from the National Endowment for the Humanities (NEH) and the American Library Association (ALA), we are offering a five-part reading and discussion series led by Dr. Donald Wright, Director of Middle Eastern Studies at Hood College.
Interim Dean of Students and Director, Center for Student Engagement and Co-curricular Programs, Frederick Community College
Brrr…winter is finally upon us and we all know what that means…Frosty Fun at the library! Throughout the month of December our branches are offering a variety of winter-themed programs for children, teens, and their families.
A chill is in the air, many of the trees are bare, and Thanksgiving is just around the corner. Whether you’re celebrating near or far or not at all, the library has a plethora of programs, books, and information to keep you entertained, informed, and maybe even well fed this holiday season.
SAT, ACT, FAFSA…Preparing to go to college can be a confusing journey of abbreviations, forms, essays, and exams. Frederick County Public Libraries can help! We have two free and informative resources, as well as a Writing Application Essays Workshop for teens.
Your FCPL library card now gets you access to the best digital content and eLibrary services available. With no overdue fees and updated apps, reading magazines, downloading music, and checking out audiobooks and eBooks has never been easier.
Another FCPL Summer Reading Program has drawn to a close, but the memories of leisurely reading, fun activities, and lively programs during the lazy, hazy days of summer linger on.
Next month is the 150th anniversary of the battle of Gettysburg during the American Civil War. Learn more about the battle and many more historic events with FreedomFlix!