Greenbelt in 2012

A photo blog about Greenbelt, Maryland in its 75th anniversary year

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Read to Rover at Greenbelt Library

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November 17

On the third Saturday of each month, kids are invited to come to Greenbelt Library to participate in the Read to Rover program. “Children build their reading confidence by reading aloud to specially trained therapy dogs that are glad to listen.”

Sign for Read to Rover at Greenbelt Library

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November 20, 2012 at 6:00 am

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Friends of the Greenbelt Library

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October 19

Inside the Greenbelt Library is a bookstore operated by the Friends of the Greenbelt Library. Who are the Friends and what do they do? On a recent Friday afternoon, I met up with Marsha Voigt, treasurer of the Friends of the Greenbelt Library, to find out more about the group.

The bookstore is on the first floor of the library, next to the children’s area.

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November 2, 2012 at 8:00 am

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Prince George’s County Historical Society Library

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October 6

In the basement of the Greenbelt Library is the Frederick S. DeMarr Library of County History of the Prince George’s County Historical Society. It started as the private collection of Fred DeMarr and contains 6,000 books, maps, photos, journals, and newspapers on Prince George’s County history.

The DeMarr Library is open on Saturday from noon to 4 p.m. and by appointment.

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October 12, 2012 at 6:00 am

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