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New York Times bestselling author, Perry Hall resident Peggy Rowe to discuss her latest book at Perry Hall Library

PERRY HALL, MD—Perry Hall resident and New York Times bestselling author Peggy Rowe will discuss and read excerpts from her latest book, “About Your Father and Other Celebrities I Have Known.” The event will be held at the Perry Hall Library on Wednesday, November 4, at 7 p.m. and is sponsored by the Friends of the Perry Hall Library. Peggy …


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Baltimore County Public Library locations to be closed March 16 – 29

TOWSON, MD—Due to the ongoing coronavirus pandemic, all branches of the Baltimore County Public Library will be closed Monday, March 16 through Sunday, March 29. Programs and mobile services will be cancelled through May 3. All branches will be open on Saturday, March 14 from 9 a.m. to 5:30 p.m. and Sunday, March 15 from 1 p.m. to 5 p.m. …


Free opioid overdose response training coming to White Marsh, Essex

NOTTINGHAM, MD—The Baltimore County Department of Health will be offering a free, two-hour training session on how to recognize, prevent, and respond to an opioid overdose by using intranasal naloxone. Naloxone is a prescription medication that is used to reverse an overdose. Due to limited seating at these, preregistration is required. Health officials say that overdose death rates involving fentanyl …

Holiday closing schedule announced for Baltimore County offices

Baltimore County government offices, and the District and Circuit Courts will be closed on Monday, December 24; Tuesday, December 25; and Tuesday, January 1, in recognition of the Christmas and New Year’s Day holidays. Health Department clinics and senior centers will also be closed and CountyRide vans will not operate. All branches of the Baltimore County Public Library will be …

Perry Hall Library to host monthly program for children with special needs

The Perry Hall Library will be debuting a new program for children with special needs. Beginning this Saturday, September 1, the Perry Hall branch will host Sensory Story Time Saturdays, a monthly interactive story time that welcomes children of all abilities, but is especially designed for children ages 2 to 11 with special needs. The program is geared toward children …

Parkville Library to hold Parkville-Carney Community Day on June 4

The Parkville branch of the Baltimore County Public Library will be holding a Community Day on Saturday, June 4th. There will be family-friendly activities, programs and fun events throughout the day, including: – Community Garden; 9:00 – 10:30 a.m. – Juggling Workshop; 11:00 a.m. – Make Your Own Juggling Balls; Noon – Airbrush temporary tattoos; 2:00 p.m. – Explore Minecraft; …

Hazmat units responding to freon leak at White Marsh library

A local Baltimore County Public Library branch was closed temporarily on Wednesday afternoon. The White Marsh Branch located on Sandpiper Circle in Nottingham experienced a freon leak at just before 4:30 p.m. on Wednesday. The Fullerton Fire Station #8 has responded to the scene and hazmat units are also on the way. There were no injuries reported in the incident. …