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The photograph depicts two hands in the sunlight holding two small seed potatoes with eyes on them.

Let’s Grow Potatoes!

By Ann H. Three cheers for the arrival of spring! I am ready to embrace a new season full of hope and fresh, local vegetables. Cool nights, sunshiny days, and plenty of rain signal the right time to plant cool-season crops. First on my list this year are potatoes! Potatoes are a great family garden … Continue reading Let’s Grow Potatoes!

A group of people in winter coats and masks stand in front of a white pop-up tent, from which hangs a red banner that read Indian Cultural Association.

Namaste, Howard County

by Rohini G. I volunteer with the food pantry run by the Indian Cultural Association (ICA) and I’d like to share a little bit of what I see in the parking lot at HCLS Miller Branch. Just the other day while we were unloading boxes, a lady walked up to me. She had come to pick up books at … Continue reading Namaste, Howard County

Colorful banner with letters in bright boxes reads: Welcome to your library. National Library Week:: April 4-10, 2021

National Library Week 2021: State of Howard County Library System

By Tonya Aikens, President & CEO of Howard County Library System It’s National Library Week, a time to celebrate libraries! This year’s theme, Welcome to Your Library, is especially fitting as we welcome customers back inside our branches for limited in-person service for the first time since closing last March due to the COVID-19 pandemic.   While our doors were closed, our libraries were indeed open. Our … Continue reading National Library Week 2021: State of Howard County Library System


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