Like most teenagers his age, Peter is trying to figure out who he is and how he got to be the person he is today. In his journey to put the pieces of his past together he uncovers a secret that his father held … a secret that will ultimately shape his destiny as Spider-Man. This is the first in a series of movies that tells a different side of the Peter Parker story.
Cast: Andrew Garfield, Emma Stone, Rhys Ifans, Denis Leary, Martin Sheen,...
Read and discuss The Distance Between Us by Reyna Grande.
The Distance Between Us is the 2014 selection for One Maryland One Book, designed to bring together diverse people in communities across the state through the shared experience of reading the same book.
Read about the book and the author, or find a copy in the library.
Reyna Grande will be speaking at the Baltimore Book Festival in the Literary Salon.
From his humble beginnings in Sumter, South Carolina, to his prominence as the third highest ranking Democrat in the House of Representatives, Congressman Clyburn has led an extraordinary life. In Blessed Experiences, he tells how an African American boy from the Jim Crow-era South beat the odds to achieve great success and become, as President Obama describes him, "one of a handful of people who, when they speak, the entire Congress...
Navigators from HealthCare Access Maryland are available to assist with Medicaid sign-up on Tuesdays, 10 a.m. to 6 p.m., and on Fridays, 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. Walk in, or call HCAM at 1-877-223-5201 to make an appointment.
Maryland Church Records, by Jane Thursby
When searching for your family vital records, church records are very important. But what church or more importantly what religion? What were the colonial or State laws that may help find the answers? Where are older church records kept? From the first religious service in the State to present day archives and repositories, Maryland had many firsts when it comes to religions that become important to...
Online crowdfunding to support creative projects and personal causes has recently skyrocketed. Websites like Kickstarter, RocketHub, Indiegogo, and Baltimore’s own GiveCorps enable artists, creative social activists, and others to find the financial support they need.
Join Cinder Hypki to learn the component skills to create your own successful strategy for a campaign, including strategy & timing, a strong narrative “pitch,” goals, calendar,...
Cheryle Ricks shares her own life story of pain and confusion, providing a heartfelt guide to becoming a whole woman. Her transparency lends authenticity to her life story and credibility to her wise words.
A native Baltimorean, Cheryle Ricks is an alumna of Baltimore City Community College and Morgan State University. She is the founder and CEO of The Sister Empowerment Circle.