Pet Show: Non-Competitive (MCPL) – VIRTUAL

All pets are welcome: cats, dogs, bunnies, horses, rodents, fish, amphibians, reptiles, insects—whatever! No prizes, just sharing the joy of having a pet. Participants must be willing to appear on screen with their pet, and answer the following questions on screen (parents may assist): 1)       Your first name or nickname […]

⭐ Learn About Animal Adoption (MCPL) – VIRTUAL

Montgomery County Animal Services and Adoption Center hosts stray animals of all kinds, from dogs and cats to guinea pigs and peacocks. How can you find the perfect fit for you? Maria with Montgomery County Animal Services and Adoption Center will talk about the county’s adoption program, including how animals […]

Viewer’s Advisory: ‘Hamilton’ (Prince George’s County Memorial Library) – VIRTUAL

A panel will review the filmed version of the original broadway hit “Hamilton”. We will also explore the topics of diversity, “color blind casting”, and the use of hip hop in musicals.  

How Dogs Became Our Best Friends: The Genetics of Dog Domestication (Smithsonian Natural History Museum) – VIRTUAL

The bond between you and your pandemic puppy might be new, but the bond between humans and dogs goes way back! Dogs were the first animals to be domesticated – yet the where, when, how, and why are hotly debated. Dr. Audrey Lin, a paleogeneticist and Peter Buck Postdoctoral Fellow at […]

Teen Life Skills: Vet Science (Baltimore Cty Public Library) – VIRTUAL

Covers the topics of observing and measuring animal behavior, vital signs, disease transmission and risk, and tips for preparing for a career in veterinary medicine. Registration closes one hour before the start of the program. A valid email address is needed at registration to send a Zoom link to the […]