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Events Calendar

Events

January 20 - 26, 2018

Saturday, January 20

Art Exhibit: Weinberg Place Seniors

Art works from resident artists of Weinberg Place Senior Living will be on display during business hours.

Baby Time Fun for Under One

Rhymes, songs, movement, and fun for non-walking babies under age one and their caregivers.

First Time Homebuyer's Workshop

Information about real estate agents, down payments, grant and loan programs for first time homebuyers. Presented by Belair Edison Neighborhoods, Inc.

Introduction to Microsoft Word 2010, Part I

Interested in learning how to create professional looking documents? Learn to create, open, format, and save documents in this basic two-part word processing...

New Year, New You

Stop by anytime in January and add your positive thoughts and resoultions to our New Year's post-it wall.

Puzzle Me This

Enjoy putting puzzles together? Stop by and help finish our latest community puzzle. We always have a puzzle in progress.

Book Discussion

Read and discuss No Man's Nightingale by Ruth Rendell.

Mother Goose Baby Steps

An interactive nursery rhyme program with music and movement. For children up to 36 months with their caregivers. There is currently no elevator access to...

Saturday Storytime

Read and sing! Move and groove! Join us for a weekend storytime full of books and songs.

Canton Theater Presents: Dave

The owner of an employment agency, Dave also does impersonations of the sitting president and winds up in the White House following the president's...

Toddler Jumps

Books, rhymes, and bouncing balls. A storytime specially created for 2-year-olds and their caregivers.

Family Storytime

For families with children ages 2-5, this storytime combines interactive books, dancing, and our most fun activities. Come ready to move, laugh, and learn...

Free Family Flick: A Dog's Purpose

This dramedy follows a dog as he is reincarnated as different breeds belonging to various owners. Over the course of multiple lifetimes, the canine's...

Reading Tails

Come read to a dog from Pets on Wheels. Choose any book, and make a new furry friend. Registration is suggested, but drop-ins are welcome. Book featured:...

Hooked on Yarn

Love to crochet? Bring your supplies and work on your project with us while we listen to an audiobook. Feel free to exchange tips and patterns. All skill...

Writers LIVE: Katia D. Ulysse, Mouths Don't Speak

No one was prepared for the massive earthquake that struck Haiti in 2010, taking over a quarter-million lives, and leaving millions of others homeless. Three...

Free Family Flick: Despicable Me 3

The adventures continue for Gru, Lucy, their adorable daughters—Margo, Edith and Agnes—and the Minions.

Chair Yoga

Enjoy a relaxing and stress-reducing exercise presented by Surya Allamraju of Sunshine Yoga. Please wear comfortable clothing, and bring a yoga mat.

Monday, January 22

Art Exhibit: Weinberg Place Seniors

Art works from resident artists of Weinberg Place Senior Living will be on display during business hours.

Fast Track to a Job: Mock Interviews, Resume Assistance, and Tips on Getting Your Next Job.

Get tips to prepare for your job interview and get some practice. Get help creating and editing your resume, and receive tips on getting your next...

Introduction to the Internet

Understand the basics of navigating the World Wide Web with a browser. Learn about social networks, Internet terms, and cloud storage.

New Year, New You

Stop by anytime in January and add your positive thoughts and resoultions to our New Year's post-it wall.

Preschool Leaps

Stories, songs, and fun for preschoolers.

Puzzle Me This

Enjoy putting puzzles together? Stop by and help finish our latest community puzzle. We always have a puzzle in progress.

Mother Goose Baby Steps

An interactive nursery rhyme program with music and movement. For children up to 36 months with their caregivers

Mother Goose Baby Steps

An interactive nursery rhyme program with music and movement. For children up to 36 months with their caregivers

Preschool Leaps

Stories, songs, and fun for preschoolers.

Get Fit at Your Library: Line Dance Group

Workout to popular line dances, hip-hop, Caribbean and African rhythms. Wear comfortable shoes and clothing.

Preschool Leaps

Stories, songs, and fun for preschoolers.

Anime Club

Join your friends to watch popular anime shows, and share your favorite shows with other teens.

Canton Crafternoon

Drop in for afternoon arts and crafts with Miss Lisa.

Amazon STEM Series: Stop Motion Starters

Learn to make a stop motion cartoon with minecraft characters in this continuing media series.

Free Family Flick: Nut Job 2

When the mayor makes plans to turn their neighborhood park into an amusement park, Surly and his ragtag group of animal friends band together to save their...

Maker Club: Rube Goldberg Machines

Get a little wacky each week as we build machines from everyday objects that can accomplish amazing tasks.

Teen Movie: Spider-Man Homecoming

Peter Parker must navigate his new powers -- and high school. PG-13, 133 minutes

Teen Movie: The Mummy

An ancient Egyptian princess is awakened from her crypt beneath the desert, bringing with her malevolence grown over millennia, and terrors that defy human...

Teen Writers Club

Do you like to write? Then this group is for you! Hang out with fellow teen writers, talk, write, share, and have fun! Open to teen writers of any type, no...

Northwood Chess Masters

Love Chess? Want to learn how to play? Looking for someone to challenge? Join us! All ages and skill levels are welcome.

Film: Allied

Allied is a 2016 romantic thriller film directed by Robert Zemeckis and written by Steven Knight. It stars Brad Pitt as a Canadian intelligence officer and...

Monday Night Games at the Library

A variety of board and challenge games for the whole family to play.

Free Family Flicks: Fantastic Beasts and Where to Find Them

Fantastic Beasts and Where to Find Them opens in 1926 as Newt Scamander has just completed a global excursion to find and document an extraordinary array of...

Google Drive Series

Documents and Calendar - Create basic documents in Google. Drawings - Create, and edit images, charts, diagrams and WordArt. Sheets - (Spreadsheets)....

Google Drive Series I

Documents and Calendar - Create basic documents in Google. Drawings - Create and edit images, charts, diagrams and WordArt. Sheets (Spreadsheets) - Create...

Introduction to Microsoft Office and Computer Basics

In this six-week series, four topics will be discussed: ABCs of the PC (Personal Computer) & Skill Builders’ Workshop; Introduction to Computers/Windows;...

Lego Club

Show off your creativity and building skills with Legos.

Light Street Writers Exchange

A read and critique group for writers with interest in all forms of writing: poetry, novel, short story, creative nonfiction. Writers of any ability are...

Needles and Hooks

Do you enjoy knitting or crochet? Bring in your supplies to work on group projects while socializing with other yarn artists. Feel free to share patterns,...

Smoking Cessation Workshop

Letta Grant, Baltimore City Health Department's Office of Chronic Disease Prevention, talks about how to quit smoking and the assistance available to help...

Zumba at Hamilton

Fitness has never been so much FUN! Please wear comfortable clothing.

Tuesday, January 23

Art Exhibit: Weinberg Place Seniors

Art works from resident artists of Weinberg Place Senior Living will be on display during business hours.

Email: Beyond the Basics

Using Google, create an email account; learn to compose, send and retrieve messages; send attachments; create and delete folders; and move messages to a...

Google Drive Series

Documents and Calendar - Create basic documents in Google. Drawings - Create, and edit images, charts, diagrams and WordArt. Sheets (Spreadsheets) - Create...

Internet Searching

Learn to use a search engine and find services on the Internet. Become familiar with links available using the Pratt website. Understand the importance of...

New Year, New You

Stop by anytime in January and add your positive thoughts and resoultions to our New Year's post-it wall.

Puzzle Me This

Enjoy putting puzzles together? Stop by and help finish our latest community puzzle. We always have a puzzle in progress.

Mother Goose Baby Steps

An interactive nursery rhyme program with music and movement. For children up to 36 months with their caregivers

Workforce Development Job Club: Resume Development 

Learn how to create a resume: formatting, word-usage, and highlighting skills, education, experience and achievements. This workshop is presented by...

Preschool Leaps

Stories, songs, and fun for preschoolers.

Preschool Leaps

Stories, songs, and fun for preschoolers.

Yoga For Beginners

Presented by Surya Allamraju of Sunshine Yoga.

Career Exploration and Guidance

Are you ready to enter the workforce? Have you been spinning your wheels trying to decide what it is you want to do? If you answered yes, you’re not alone....

Lawyer in the Library

Lawyers from Maryland Legal Aid provide one-on-one legal services.

Spanish for Seniors

Impress your friends with your ability to use conversational words and phrases in Spanish. We will practice pronunciation and also learn some grammar. We...

Yoga for Stress Management

Learn how to use yoga for breathing, posture, and meditation and other techniques to manage stressful situations on the job and in life. Presented by Dr....

Art Afterschool with The Walters Art Museum

Join The Walters Art Museum for fun and educational art-making. Each program includes a creative hands-on activity and covers a distinct topic, like...

Crafts for the Young and Young at Heart

New crafts every week for those who love to create.

MLK Celebration

Celebrate the life of Martin Luther King Jr. and do an activity.

Something Crafty

Flex your crafty muscles after school. Keep your fingers nimble and your scissors sharp.

Soup For The Teen Soul

Calling all soup lovers! It's National Soup Month. Enjoy a tasty bowl of soup or ramen with some calm rhythm & blues. We won't forget the crackers. Bon Appétit!

Anime Club

Meet up with other teens to talk about anime and manga, try your hand at manga art projects, and enjoy episodes of different anime series.

Preschool Leaps

Stories, songs, and fun for preschoolers

Writers LIVE: David Cay Johnston, It's Even Worse Than You Think: What the Trump Administration is Doing to America

David Cay Johnston first met Donald Trump in 1988 and has tracked him ever since. He wrote about Trump in two books: Temples of Chance and The Making of...

Wednesday, January 24

Art Exhibit: Weinberg Place Seniors

Art works from resident artists of Weinberg Place Senior Living will be on display during business hours.

Mother Goose Baby Steps

An interactive nursery rhyme program with music and movement. For children up to 36 months with their caregivers.

Mother Goose Baby Steps

An interactive nursery rhyme program with music and movement. For children up to 36 months with their caregivers.

New Year, New You

Stop by anytime in January and add your positive thoughts and resoultions to our New Year's post-it wall.

Preschool Leaps

Stories, songs, and fun for preschoolers.

Puzzle Me This

Enjoy putting puzzles together? Stop by and help finish our latest community puzzle. We always have a puzzle in progress.

Mother Goose Baby Steps

An interactive nursery rhyme program with music and movement. For children up to 36 months with their caregivers.

Preschool Leaps

Stories, songs, and fun for preschoolers.

Mother Goose Baby Steps

An interactive nursery rhyme program with music and movement. For children up to 36 months with their caregivers.

Preschool Leaps

Stories, songs, and fun for preschoolers.

Preschool Leaps

Stories, songs, and fun for preschoolers. There is currently no elevator access to the Meyerhoff Children's Garden. We apologize for the inconvenience.

Preschool Leaps

Stories, songs, and fun for preschoolers.

Toddler Jumps

Books, rhymes, and bouncing balls. A storytime specially created for 2-year-olds and their caregivers.

Toddler Jumps

Books, rhymes, and bouncing balls. A storytime specially created for 2-year-olds and their caregivers.

Get Your Craft On

Stop by every Wednesday to make a seasonal craft or homemade greeting card. Supplies provided.

Mother Goose Baby Steps

An interactive nursery rhyme program with music and movement. For children up to 36 months with their caregivers.

Preschool Leaps

Stories, songs, and fun for preschoolers.

Preschool Leaps

Stories, songs, and fun for preschoolers.

Mother Goose Baby Steps

An interactive nursery rhyme program with music and movement. For children up to 36 months with their caregivers.

Preschool Leaps

Stories, songs, and fun for preschoolers.

Toddler Jumps

Books, rhymes, and bouncing balls. A storytime specially created for 2-year-olds and their caregivers.

Mother Goose Baby Steps

An interactive nursery rhyme program with music and movement. For children up to 36 months with their caregivers.

Sit And Keep Healthy

Learn how you can tone and strengthen your body through a variety of sitting exercises.

E:Mail for Seniors

Compose, send and receive messages. Learn to attach documents and graphics to email messages. Class prerequisite recommendations: SeniorTec 5-week class...

How to Start and Maintain a Nonprofit Organization

Shana Roth-Gormley from the Community Law Center talks about the legal and practical considerations of running a nonprofit. Who should attend? Community...

Free-For-All Activities

What is there to do at a Free For All? Hang out, be with your friends, play a game, invent a game, take a risk, sing a song, chill, make something, play...

Built By Imagination

Build with Lego Classic, Lego Duplo, and Bristle Blocks every Wednesday.

Crazy Creations

Celebrate National Creativity Month by making something exciting and unusal at the library.

Teen Games

Play board and card games.

Preschool Leaps

Stories, songs, and fun for preschoolers

Jamercise

An exercise program of dance to hot new music. Call 410-396-1168 to register.

Family Fort Night

After hearing a story, construct your own family fortress where you can read and play games. All materials provided by the library.

Bilingual Bird-Safe Windows Workshop

We love our birds here in Baltimore, but as many as a billion birds in the U.S. are dying annually from collisions with windows. Lynne Parks, Baltimore...

Introduction to Microsoft Office and Computer Basics

In this six-week series, four topics will be discussed: ABCs of the PC (Personal Computer) & Skill Builders’ Workshop; Introduction to Computers/Windows;...

Pennsylvania Avenue Branch Library Friends Meeting

Come to the meeting of the Friends of the Pennsylvania Avenue Branch Library. Join other interested members of the community who are involved in showing...

Thursday, January 25

Art Exhibit: Weinberg Place Seniors

Art works from resident artists of Weinberg Place Senior Living will be on display during business hours.

New Year, New You

Stop by anytime in January and add your positive thoughts and resoultions to our New Year's post-it wall.

Puzzle Me This

Enjoy putting puzzles together? Stop by and help finish our latest community puzzle. We always have a puzzle in progress.

Preschool Leaps

Stories, songs, and fun for preschoolers.

Preschool Leaps

Stories, songs, and fun for preschoolers.

Mother Goose Baby Steps

An interactive nursery rhyme program with music and movement. For children up to 36 months with their caregivers.

Mother Goose Baby Steps

An interactive nursery rhyme program with music and movement. For children up to 36 months with their caregivers.

Preschool Leaps

Stories ,songs,and fun for preschoolers.

Silver Angels

Seniors from the Belair-Edison community meet for a variety of programs.

Buena Casa, Buena Brasa

Canciones, rimas, cuentos, y juegos, para los niños (0-3 años) y los padres o cuidadores.

Buena Casa, Buena Brasa

Canciones, rimas, cuentos, y juegos, para los niños (0-3 años) y los padres o cuidadores.

Mother Goose Baby Steps

An interactive nursery rhyme program with music and movement. For children up to 36 months with their caregivers.

Mother Goose Baby Steps

An interactive nursery rhyme program with music and movement. For children up to 36 months with their caregivers.

Mother Goose Baby Steps

An interactive nursery rhyme program with music and movement. For children up to 36 months with their caregivers.

Preschool Leaps

Stories, songs, and fun for preschoolers.

Toddler Jumps

Books, rhymes, and bouncing balls. A storytime specially created for 2-year-olds and their caregivers. There is currently no elevator access to the...

Preschool Leaps

Stories, songs, and fun for preschoolers.

Mindful Meditation

Join us for a guided meditation session led by Surya Allamraju. Please feel free to bring your own meditation mat.

Mother Goose Baby Steps

An interactive nursery rhyme program with music and movement. For children up to 36 months with their caregivers.

Mother Goose Baby Steps

An interactive nursery rhyme program with music and movement. For children up to 36 months with their caregivers.

Thursday Yarns

Bring your own yarn and project. Knit or crochet with us as we listen to an audiobook. We'll start with Jodi Picoult's, Small Great Things.

Film: Kong: Skull Island

The producers of Godzilla reimagine the origins of one of the most powerful monster myths of all in Kong: Skull Island, from Warner Bros. Pictures, Legendary...

Maker Thursday

Join us Thursday afternoons for different low-tech maker activities. Note: Children under the age of 8 should be accompanied by a caregiver who is at least...

Preschool Leaps

Stories, songs, and fun for preschoolers.

Anime Club

Watch some popular Japanese animated series, and share your love for anime and manga with other teens.

Full STEAM Ahead

STEAM adds art and design to the STEM studies of Science, Technology, Engineering, and Math. STEAM comes full circle when we explore geometry through the...

Help for Struggling Families in Zip Code 21230

Case manager, Kelsie Fitzgerald, will talk about United Way's Family Stability program which helps families who are at risk of losing their homes through...

Munchkin Mania

Join our weekly boardgame club as we travel the wild west with Oregon Trail and face the perilous monsters in Munchkin or Dungeon!

Teen Video Game Night

Come out and play video games on the big screen with your friends.

Jamercise Advanced

Intense cardio, metabolic, and lateral training exercise, using dance moves and strength training. Call 410-396-1168 to register.

Cards 'n Teens

Play a game of UNO, Magic the Gathering, or traditional cards with other teens.

Let's Anime

Come watch and discuss various anime.

Get Fit at Your Library

Work out to popular line dances, hip-hop, Caribbean and African rhythms. Wear comfortable shoes and clothing.

Adult Coloring for Relaxation

Come sit and relax, bring your friends and just enjoy acting like a kid again. Color the night away! Supplies will be provided.

Paint Night at Hamilton

Come join us as local artist, Arthur Brown, leads you step-by-step as you create your own acrylic masterpiece.

Book Discussion

Read and discuss Abide with Me by Elizabeth Strout for this month's book discussion.

Preschool Leaps

Stories, songs, and fun for preschoolers

Friday, January 26

Art Exhibit: Weinberg Place Seniors

Art works from resident artists of Weinberg Place Senior Living will be on display during business hours.

Microsoft Word 2010 - Advanced

Learn to apply text styles, insert watermarks, wrap text around objects, create and run a Macro, import Excel files, create forms, and insert...

Mother Goose Baby Steps

An interactive nursery rhyme program with music and movement. For children up to 36 months with their caregivers.

New Year, New You

Stop by anytime in January and add your positive thoughts and resoultions to our New Year's post-it wall.

Puzzle Me This

Enjoy putting puzzles together? Stop by and help finish our latest community puzzle. We always have a puzzle in progress.

SeniorTec

You are never too old to learn. Join us for a fun-filled adventure as we discover the world of the computer. Learn basic mouse and keyboard skills, create an...

Mother Goose Baby Steps

An interactive nursery rhyme program with music and movement. For children up to 36 months with their caregivers. There is currently no elevator access to...

Mother Goose Baby Steps

An interactive nursery rhyme program with music and movement. For children up to 36 months with their caregivers.

Mother Goose Baby Steps

An interactive nursery rhyme program with music and movement. For children up to 36 months with their caregivers.

Fun Fridays

Find some fun on Friday afternoons at the library. Try out the Makey Makey, design something for the 3D printer, or have a virtual reality adventure.

LEGOvans Fridays

Bring your imagination and create with LEGOS. Build something big, something small, something new or something tall.

MIXXEDFIT Cardio Fitness Class

MIXXEDFIT is a people-inspired dance fitness program that incorporates explosive movements and bootcamp toning. Join instructor, Ciera, to have fun getting...

January 20 - 26, 2018

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