PROGRAM: Maryland Center for the Book

Presented by:
Maryland Humanities
Local Partner: Libraries Subject: Literacy, Varies Audience: All, Children and Families, Colleges and Universities, Educators, K-12, Rural Communities, Young Adult, Youth/Teen

The Maryland Center for the Book (MCFB), an affiliate of the national Center for the Book in the Library of Congress, develops and supports literary programs and outreach activities that engage citizens across Maryland in literature and reading. As a program of the council’s, MCFB highlights the region’s literary heritage and call attention to the importance of books, reading, literacy, and libraries.

Programs related to the Maryland Center for the Book:

Maryland is one of 52 state affiliates of the Library of Congress Center for the Book with satellites at Talbot County Free Library and Washington County Free Library.