Monday, October 29, 2018
Maryland STEM Festival Time: All Day Locations: See Description Details:
Maryland Stem Festival from October 26 - November 11, 2018
From robotics and virtual reality to 3D printing, coding and more, something fun and exciting will be going on at one of our Library locations this fall.
Lothian Daily Activities Time: All Day Locations: Lothian Senior Activity Site 1228 Mt. Zion Marlboro Road Lothian, MD 20711 Details:
11-12:45 Lunch @ Rick’s NC BBQ– MEET THERE
1-2 Chair Yoga
Boo Monday Time: 10:30am - 1:30pm Locations: Arnold Senior Activity Center 44 Church Road Arnold, MD 21012 Details: Come and enjoy a Spooktacular time with us as we celebrate the upcoming haunted holiday! We will have games, trivia, great prizes, music and frightfully delicious treats! And then, at 12:20, settle in to watch “The Addams Family” movie, the nostalgic story of our favorite odd, wealthy and loving aristocratic clan who delight in the macabre and are seemingly unaware that other people find them bizarre or frightening!
"U.S. Media: Truth in a Post-Truth Era" Washington Post Media Critic to Speak at AACC Time: 6:00pm - 7:00pm Locations: Anne Arundel Community College, 101 College Parkway, Arnold, MD 21012. CADE Center for Fine Arts, Room 219 Details:
Erik Wemple, media critic for The Washington Post, will tackle issues surrounding freedom of the press, contemporary newsgathering and issues of objectivity, along with a question-and-answer session, during his Monday, October 29, 2018 talk at Anne Arundel Community College.
"U.S. Media: Truth in a Post-Truth Era" is 6 to 7 p.m. in Cade Center for the Fine Arts Room 219. The talk is free and open to the public, and refreshments will be provided. Attendees may bring questions regarding fake news, news spin, truth in a post-truth world and more, for this timely discussion about the role of media in America today.
Wemple has been The Washington Post’s media critic, a position where he has written on all things media, since 2011. Prior to arriving there, Wemple was the top editor at TBD.com, and before that, was the editor of Washington City Paper, an alternative weekly, for eight years. Wemple also worked in other roles at the Washington City Paper and freelanced for various outlets. Some of his work can be seen in “Correspondents’ Association pushes for more White House press briefings,” “Face it, Tucker Carlson: Your anti-diversity segment was racist” or on The Erik Wemple Blog. He is a native of Schenectady, N.Y., and attended Hamilton College before receiving a Master of Science in Foreign Service from Georgetown University.
Wemple is the second AACC Martin Luther King Jr. Citizenship and Social Justice lecturer. The series seeks to bring thinkers from a spectrum of disciplines to the college to give insight and foster meaningful discussion into current social issues. It is sponsored by the Office of Inclusion, Diversity, Equity, Access and Leadership.
Anne Arundel Community College
Chesapeake Forge Blacksmith Guild Meeting Time: 7:00pm - 10:00pm Locations: Kinder Farm Park Details: The Chesapeake Forge Blacksmith Guild meets every Monday at 7:00 p.m. Members learn and practice new techniques as they work on their projects. No registration required. No gate fees.
With almost 54,000 businesses, Anne Arundel County is a major hub of commerce and development. With a $35 billion economy, low taxes, a vast multi-modal transportation system, highly skilled workforce and excellent educational institutions, Anne Arundel County is the premier location to do business.