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September 20 - 26, 2014

Saturday, September 20

Making A Difference: African American Women and the Civil Rights Movement

Making A Difference: African American Women and...

Exhibits

The exhibit showcases photographic images and stories of African American women who were instrumental in shaping the modern Civil Rights Movement from the...

Central Library  
Maryland in Black and White: Documentary Photographs from the Great Depression and World War II

Maryland in Black and White: Documentary...

Exhibits

Curated by historian Constance B. Schulz, this exhibition contains photographs of Maryland in the 1930s and early '40s taken by U.S. Government commissioned...

Central Library, Second floor corridor  
First Time Homebuyer's Workshop

First Time Homebuyer's Workshop 10:00am

Presented by Belair Edison Neighborhoods, Inc. Information on real estate agents, down payments, grants and loan programs.

Herring Run Branch  
Introduction to PowerPoint, Part I

Introduction to PowerPoint, Part I 10:00am

Computer Classes

Learn the basics of putting together a multimedia slide presentation. In the PowerPoint 2010 class, you will learn the basics of putting together a...

Central Library, Public Computer Center  
Pratt 5x3: Teresa Duggan, Patrick Joust, Lynne Parks

Pratt 5x3: Teresa Duggan, Patrick Joust, Lynne... 10:00am

Exhibits

Three Baltimore photographers, who are also Pratt Library staff members, present five photos each in a joint exhibit of their work. Opening Reception:...

Central Library, Fine Arts & Music Reading Room  
Get Fit @ Your Library

Get Fit @ Your Library 10:15am

Health and Fitness

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

Herring Run Branch  
Mother Goose Baby Steps

Mother Goose Baby Steps 10:15am

Story Time

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

Central Library  
FILMTALK - The Diving Bell and the Butterfly

FILMTALK - The Diving Bell and the Butterfly 10:30am

Films

The Diving Bell and the Butterfly (Le scaphandre et le papillon) is the remarkable true story of Jean-Dominique Bauby, a successful and charismatic...

Central Library, Wheeler Auditorium  
Mother Goose Baby Steps

Mother Goose Baby Steps 11:00am

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

Govans Branch  
Cinema Southeast: Lone Survivor

Cinema Southeast: Lone Survivor 1:30pm

Films

Marcus Luttrell and his team set out on a mission to capture or kill notorious Taliban leader Ahmad Shah, in late June 2005. Marcus and his team are left to...

Southeast Anchor Library, Auditorium.  
Fall Festival

Fall Festival 1:30pm

Crafts, food and entertainment provided by Deborah "Spice" Kleinmann. This program made possible by the generous support of the Friends of the Govans Library.

Govans Branch  
American Hustle

American Hustle 2:00pm

Films

Christian Bale, Bradley Cooper, and Amy Adams star in director David O. Russell's fictional period crime drama about a reckless FBI agent who recruits a con...

Central Library, Wheeler Auditorium  
PAWS to Read

PAWS to Read 2:00pm

Read Down Fines

Come to the library to read aloud to a dog. Improve your reading confidence and make a new friend. Volunteers and their dogs from Pets on Wheels will be here...

Central Library, Meyerhoff Children's Garden  
PAWS to Read

PAWS to Read 2:00pm

Read Down Fines

Come to the library to read aloud to a dog. Improve your reading confidence and make a new friend. Volunteers and their dogs from Pets on Wheels will be here...

Brooklyn Branch  
Get Your Comic On!

Get Your Comic On! 3:00pm

Don't you want to create the next great super power hero or shero!? Learn the skill to make your own comic book universe. Presented by Art Way Alliance.

Light Street Branch  
What Book is Shredded?

What Book is Shredded? 3:00pm

Stop by the Information Desk and guess which (shredded) book is in the jar. Correct answers will be entered in a prize drawing!

Orleans Street Branch, Information Desk  

Sunday, September 21

Making A Difference: African American Women and the Civil Rights Movement

Making A Difference: African American Women and...

Exhibits

The exhibit showcases photographic images and stories of African American women who were instrumental in shaping the modern Civil Rights Movement from the...

Central Library  
Maryland in Black and White: Documentary Photographs from the Great Depression and World War II

Maryland in Black and White: Documentary...

Exhibits

Curated by historian Constance B. Schulz, this exhibition contains photographs of Maryland in the 1930s and early '40s taken by U.S. Government commissioned...

Central Library, Second floor corridor  
Pratt 5x3: Teresa Duggan, Patrick Joust, Lynne Parks

Pratt 5x3: Teresa Duggan, Patrick Joust, Lynne... 10:00am

Exhibits

Three Baltimore photographers, who are also Pratt Library staff members, present five photos each in a joint exhibit of their work. Opening Reception:...

Central Library, Fine Arts & Music Reading Room  

Monday, September 22

Making A Difference: African American Women and the Civil Rights Movement

Making A Difference: African American Women and...

Exhibits

The exhibit showcases photographic images and stories of African American women who were instrumental in shaping the modern Civil Rights Movement from the...

Central Library  
Maryland in Black and White: Documentary Photographs from the Great Depression and World War II

Maryland in Black and White: Documentary...

Exhibits

Curated by historian Constance B. Schulz, this exhibition contains photographs of Maryland in the 1930s and early '40s taken by U.S. Government commissioned...

Central Library, Second floor corridor  
Career Clinic

Career Clinic 10:00am

Jobs and Careers, Computer Classes

Come to the Public Computer Center for some help with your job application(s), resume, or cover letters.

Central Library, Public Computer Center  
Pratt 5x3: Teresa Duggan, Patrick Joust, Lynne Parks

Pratt 5x3: Teresa Duggan, Patrick Joust, Lynne... 10:00am

Exhibits

Three Baltimore photographers, who are also Pratt Library staff members, present five photos each in a joint exhibit of their work. Opening Reception:...

Central Library, Fine Arts & Music Reading Room  
Mother Goose Baby Steps

Mother Goose Baby Steps 10:30am

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

Walbrook Branch  
Mother Goose Baby Steps

Mother Goose Baby Steps 10:30am

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

Reisterstown Road Branch  
Preschool Leaps

Preschool Leaps 10:30am

Stories, songs, and fun for preschoolers.

Washington Village Branch  
Mother Goose Baby Steps

Mother Goose Baby Steps 11:00am

Story Time

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

Southeast Anchor Library  
Preschool Leaps

Preschool Leaps 11:00am

Stories, songs, and fun for preschoolers.

Patterson Park Branch  
Preschool Leaps

Preschool Leaps 11:30am

Stories, songs, and fun for preschoolers.

Reisterstown Road Branch  
Get Fit @ Your Library: Line Dancing Workout Group

Get Fit @ Your Library: Line Dancing Workout Group 12:00pm

Health and Fitness

Work out to popular line dances, hip-hop, jazz, soul. Caribbean and African rhythms.

Northwood Branch, Meeting room- ADA entrance on lower level  
Maryland Health Connection

Maryland Health Connection 1:00pm

Health and Fitness

If you need health insurance or have questions about how to get covered, talk to a trained representative about services available through the Maryland...

Orleans Street Branch, Meeting Room  
Preschool Leaps

Preschool Leaps 1:00pm

Stories, songs, and fun for preschoolers.

Walbrook Branch  
Banned Books Week Trivia

Banned Books Week Trivia 3:00pm

After School Activities

Discover why a variety of books were banned over the years.

Southeast Anchor Library  
Chess Kings

Chess Kings 3:00pm

After School Activities

Learn to play the game of chess. A gathering for beginners and experts alike.

Pennsylvania Avenue Branch  
Demonstrations of 3D Printing

Demonstrations of 3D Printing 3:00pm

Computer Classes, After School Activities

Ever wonder what a 3D printer is and how to use one? This showcase highlights Pratt's latest addition - a MakerBot Replicator 3d Printer. Learn what a 3D...

Light Street Branch  
LEGO Club

LEGO Club 3:00pm

After School Activities

Come build and create with LEGOs. Space limited; registration required: please call (410) 396-6088.

Hamilton Branch, Meeting Room  
What Book is Shredded?

What Book is Shredded? 3:00pm

Stop by the Information Desk and guess which (shredded) book is in the jar. Correct answers will be entered in a prize drawing!

Orleans Street Branch, Information Desk  
Saving Mr. Banks

Saving Mr. Banks 5:00pm

Films

When P.L. Travers travels from London to Hollywood in 1961 to finally discuss Walt Disney's desire to bring her beloved character Mary Poppins to the motion...

Pennsylvania Avenue Branch, Meeting Room  
Introduction to Microsoft Office and Computer Basics

Introduction to Microsoft Office and Computer... 5:30pm

Computer Classes

6-Week Class Series, 2 hours per class. Course Content: In this 6-week series, four topics will be discussed: ABCs of the PC (Personal Computer) & Skill...

Pennsylvania Avenue Branch, Pratt Center for Technology Training  
Introduction to Microsoft Office and Computer Basics

Introduction to Microsoft Office and Computer... 5:30pm

Computer Classes

6-Week Class Series, 2 hours per class. Course Content: In this 6-week series, four topics will be discussed: ABCs of the PC (Personal Computer) & Skill...

Northwood Branch, Pratt Center for Technology Training  
Makerspace

Makerspace 6:00pm

After School Activities

A place for creation, innovation, and collaboration. Come make stuff!

Hamilton Branch  
Teen Resume Workshop

Teen Resume Workshop 6:00pm

Jobs and Careers

Learn the basics of resume writing.

Hamilton Branch  
Matthew Thomas, We Are Not Ourselves

Matthew Thomas, We Are Not Ourselves 6:30pm

Writers LIVE!

When Eileen Tumulty, raised by her Irish immigrant parents in Queens, meets Ed Leary, a scientist, she thinks she's found the perfect partner to deliver her...

Central Library, Poe Room  

Tuesday, September 23

Making A Difference: African American Women and the Civil Rights Movement

Making A Difference: African American Women and...

Exhibits

The exhibit showcases photographic images and stories of African American women who were instrumental in shaping the modern Civil Rights Movement from the...

Central Library  
Maryland in Black and White: Documentary Photographs from the Great Depression and World War II

Maryland in Black and White: Documentary...

Exhibits

Curated by historian Constance B. Schulz, this exhibition contains photographs of Maryland in the 1930s and early '40s taken by U.S. Government commissioned...

Central Library, Second floor corridor  
Help for Homeschoolers

Help for Homeschoolers 10:00am

Computer Classes

Course Content: Classes for homeschooled students (Pre-K - 8th grades). Learn the basic components of the computer, develop writing skills using Microsoft...

Orleans Street Branch, Pratt Center for Technology Training  
Introduction to Microsoft Office and Computer Basics

Introduction to Microsoft Office and Computer... 10:00am

Computer Classes

6-Week Class Series, 2 hours per class. Course Content: In this 6-week series, four topics will be discussed: ABCs of the PC (Personal Computer) & Skill...

Northwood Branch, Pratt Center for Technology Training  
Introduction to Microsoft Office and Computer Basics

Introduction to Microsoft Office and Computer... 10:00am

Computer Classes

6-Week Class Series, 2 hours per class. Course Content: In this 6-week series, four topics will be discussed: ABCs of the PC (Personal Computer) & Skill...

Southeast Anchor Library, Pratt Center for Technology Training - Second Floor  
Medicaid Sign-Up

Medicaid Sign-Up 10:00am

Health and Fitness

Navigators from HealthCare Access Maryland are available to assist with Medicaid sign-up on Tuesdays, 10 a.m. to 6 p.m., and on Fridays, 10 a.m. to 2 p.m....

Central Library, Central Hall  
Pratt 5x3: Teresa Duggan, Patrick Joust, Lynne Parks

Pratt 5x3: Teresa Duggan, Patrick Joust, Lynne... 10:00am

Exhibits

Three Baltimore photographers, who are also Pratt Library staff members, present five photos each in a joint exhibit of their work. Opening Reception:...

Central Library, Fine Arts & Music Reading Room  
Preschool Leaps

Preschool Leaps 11:00am

Stories, songs, and fun for preschoolers.

Pennsylvania Avenue Branch  
Spanish for Seniors

Spanish for Seniors 1:00pm

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

Cherry Hill Branch  
Banned Books Week Trivia

Banned Books Week Trivia 3:00pm

After School Activities

Discover why a variety of books were banned over the years.

Southeast Anchor Library  
Keyboarding - Computer & Office Applications

Keyboarding - Computer & Office Applications 3:00pm

Computer Classes

Class Content: Develops and enhances (Touch Method) keyboarding skill sets. Apply skills learned to produce non-technical documents. Learn to identify and...

Orleans Street Branch, Pratt Center for Technology Training  
What Book is Shredded?

What Book is Shredded? 3:00pm

Stop by the Information Desk and guess which (shredded) book is in the jar. Correct answers will be entered in a prize drawing!

Orleans Street Branch, Information Desk  
Checkers Day

Checkers Day 3:30pm

After School Activities

Teens, come and play with giant checkers on our giant checker board.

Southeast Anchor Library  
Demonstrations of 3D Printing

Demonstrations of 3D Printing 3:30pm

Computer Classes, After School Activities

Ever wonder what a 3D printer is and how to use one? This showcase highlights Pratt's latest addition - a MakerBot Replicator 3d Printer. Learn what a 3D...

Light Street Branch  
It's Your Birthday: Let's Celebrate

It's Your Birthday: Let's Celebrate 3:30pm

Black History, After School Activities

Celebrate the outstanding accomplishments of famous African Americans born under the Virgo sign. We'll have discussions, book displays, factsheets and very...

Clifton Branch  
Purr-r-r-fectly Fine Feline Fables and Stories

Purr-r-r-fectly Fine Feline Fables and Stories 3:30pm

Story Time

Cat stories and cat crafts to celebrate Happy Cat Month.

Hampden Branch  
Wii Dance and Step

Wii Dance and Step 3:30pm

After School Activities

Play dance and aerobic-type games on the Nintendo Wii.

Pennsylvania Avenue Branch, Meeting Room  
Divergent

Divergent 4:00pm

Films, After School Activities

In this adaptation of Veronica Roth’s bestseller, the population is divided into factions by personality types. Tris Prior is classified as Divergent. When...

Reisterstown Road Branch  
Maryland Health Connection

Maryland Health Connection 4:00pm

If you need health insurance or have questions about how to get covered, talk to a trained representative about services available through the Maryland...

Orleans Street Branch, Main Lobby  
Read Me

Read Me 4:00pm

After School Activities

Teen forum to discuss book themes relating to everyday life.

Light Street Branch  
Science for Kids!

Science for Kids! 4:00pm

After School Activities

Learn fun facts and demonstrate basic scientific principles through simple experiments and hands-on activities.

Cherry Hill Branch, Meeting Room  
Tween Book Club

Tween Book Club 4:00pm

Book Discussions

Join us for a tweens only book club! In celebration of National Literacy Month we will have a weekly book club meeting for ages 9-12. We will encourage the...

Southeast Anchor Library, Children's Story Room  
Get Fit @ Your Library

Get Fit @ Your Library 5:00pm

Health and Fitness

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

Herring Run Branch  
Microsoft Excel 2010

Microsoft Excel 2010 5:30pm

Computer Classes

Course Content: Learn to move around within the spreadsheet; select cells; add worksheets, rows and columns; resize and format cells; sort, insert headers...

Orleans Street Branch, Pratt Center for Technology Training  
Emergency Preparedness, presented by The Baltimore City Health Department

Emergency Preparedness, presented by The... 6:00pm

A representative from the Baltimore City Health Department's Office of Public Health Preparedness and Response (OPHPR) will give attendees tools, reminder...

Orleans Street Branch, Meeting Room  
Robert Timberg, Blue-Eyed Boy: A Memoir

Robert Timberg, Blue-Eyed Boy: A Memoir 6:30pm

Writers LIVE!

From the injuries he suffered as a Marine lieutenant in Vietnam in 1966 to the Iran-Contra affair that he covered as a journalist and which involved his...

Central Library, Poe Room  

Wednesday, September 24

Making A Difference: African American Women and the Civil Rights Movement

Making A Difference: African American Women and...

Exhibits

The exhibit showcases photographic images and stories of African American women who were instrumental in shaping the modern Civil Rights Movement from the...

Central Library  
Internet Searching

Internet Searching 10:00am

Computer Classes

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

Central Library, Public Computer Center  
Mother Goose Baby Steps

Mother Goose Baby Steps 10:00am

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

Hamilton Branch  
Pratt 5x3: Teresa Duggan, Patrick Joust, Lynne Parks

Pratt 5x3: Teresa Duggan, Patrick Joust, Lynne... 10:00am

Exhibits

Three Baltimore photographers, who are also Pratt Library staff members, present five photos each in a joint exhibit of their work. Opening Reception:...

Central Library, Fine Arts & Music Reading Room  
Mother Goose Baby Steps

Mother Goose Baby Steps 10:15am

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

Light Street Branch  
Preschool Leaps

Preschool Leaps 10:15am

Stories, songs, and fun for preschoolers.

Orleans Street Branch  
Hola Friends=Hello Amigos

Hola Friends=Hello Amigos 10:30am

En Espanol, Story Time

Bring your tiny tots to our Spanish/English program of stories, games, songs, and puppet plays. The program is presented in both languages so that everyone...

Cherry Hill Branch, Meeting Room  
Mother Goose Baby Steps

Mother Goose Baby Steps 10:30am

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

Hampden Branch  
Mother Goose Baby Steps

Mother Goose Baby Steps 10:30am

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

Washington Village Branch  
Preschool Leaps

Preschool Leaps 11:00am

Stories, songs, and fun for preschoolers.

Hamilton Branch  
Preschool Leaps

Preschool Leaps 11:00am

Stories, songs, and fun for preschoolers.

Southeast Anchor Library  
Preschool Leaps

Preschool Leaps 11:15am

Stories, songs, and fun for preschoolers.

Light Street Branch  
Toddler Jumps

Toddler Jumps 11:15am

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

Orleans Street Branch  
Mother Goose Baby Steps

Mother Goose Baby Steps 11:30am

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

Patterson Park Branch  
Jamercise

Jamercise 12:00pm

Health and Fitness

Enjoy an exercise program that combines the benefits of a cardio-aerobic workout with elements of dance and hot new music.

Cherry Hill Branch, Meeting Room  
SeniorTec

SeniorTec 12:30pm

Computer Classes

(55 and Older) 5 Classes, 2 hours per class You are never too old to learn. Join us for a fun filled adventure as we discover the world of the computer....

Orleans Street Branch, Pratt Center for Technology Training  
Mixed Media Book Club

Mixed Media Book Club 1:00pm

Book Discussions, One Maryland One Book

Read (or listen to) and discuss The Distance Between Us: a memoir by Reyna Grande. The Distance Between Us is the 2014 selection for One Maryland One Book,...

Forest Park Branch, Meeting Room  
SeniorTec

SeniorTec 1:00pm

Computer Classes

For ages 55 and older. Course Content: You are never too old to learn. Join us for a fun-filled adventure as we discover the world of the computer. Learn...

Southeast Anchor Library, Pratt Center for Technology Training - Second Floor  
Maryland Health Connection

Maryland Health Connection 2:00pm

Health and Fitness

If you need health insurance or have questions about how to get covered, talk to a trained representative about services available through the Maryland...

Orleans Street Branch, Meeting Room  
Banned Books Week Trivia

Banned Books Week Trivia 3:00pm

After School Activities

Discover why a variety of books were banned over the years.

Southeast Anchor Library  
Chess Kings

Chess Kings 3:00pm

After School Activities

Learn to play the game of chess. A gathering for beginners and experts alike.

Pennsylvania Avenue Branch  
What Book is Shredded?

What Book is Shredded? 3:00pm

Stop by the Information Desk and guess which (shredded) book is in the jar. Correct answers will be entered in a prize drawing!

Orleans Street Branch, Information Desk  
Fall Celebration

Fall Celebration 3:30pm

After School Activities

Celebrate the start of Autumn with stories and autumn treats.

Patterson Park Branch  
LEGO Club

LEGO Club 3:30pm

After School Activities

If you can dream it, you can build it! Something big, something small, something new, or something tall...

Northwood Branch  
Paper Folding Fun

Paper Folding Fun 3:30pm

After School Activities

Kick off the fall season by making your own paper folding designs using crepe, tissue, and basic construction paper.

Clifton Branch  
Teen Chess Time

Teen Chess Time 3:30pm

After School Activities

Bring your chess set with you or play with one of ours. Have fun with old and new friends while you strategize and learn to play the game of chess.

Govans Branch  
Teen Game Day

Teen Game Day 3:30pm

After School Activities

Come out and play your favorite board games.

Hamilton Branch  
Banned Books Trivia

Banned Books Trivia 4:00pm

After School Activities

Celebrate your freedom to read at a Banned Book Trivia Challenge. Brush up on your book titles and come ready to put your knowledge to the test!

Southeast Anchor Library, Children's Department  
Crafter's Choice

Crafter's Choice 4:00pm

After School Activities

Make your choice of rubber band or bead bracelet.

Edmondson Avenue Branch  
IT'S TABLE GAME TIME: Beat the Clock

IT'S TABLE GAME TIME: Beat the Clock 4:00pm

After School Activities

Explore the world of table games (Monopoly, Chess, Checkers, and TROUBLE) while on the clock.

Forest Park Branch, Young Adult Room  
Book Discussion Group

Book Discussion Group 5:30pm

One Maryland One Book

Read and discuss The Distance Between Us: A Memoir by Reyna Grande. The Distance Between Us is the 2014 selection for One Maryland One Book, designed to...

Northwood Branch, Meeting Room  
Introduction to Microsoft Office and Computer Basics

Introduction to Microsoft Office and Computer... 5:30pm

Computer Classes

6-Week Class Series, 2 hours per class. Course Content: In this 6-week series, four topics will be discussed: ABCs of the PC (Personal Computer) & Skill...

Pennsylvania Avenue Branch, Pratt Center for Technology Training  
Meeting of the Friends of the Pennsylvania Avenue Branch Library

Meeting of the Friends of the Pennsylvania... 6:00pm

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...

Pennsylvania Avenue Branch, Meeting Room  

Thursday, September 25

Making A Difference: African American Women and the Civil Rights Movement

Making A Difference: African American Women and...

Exhibits

The exhibit showcases photographic images and stories of African American women who were instrumental in shaping the modern Civil Rights Movement from the...

Central Library  
Introduction to Microsoft Office & Computer Basics

Introduction to Microsoft Office & Computer... 10:00am

Computer Classes

6-Week Class Series, 2 hours per class. Course Content: In this 6-week series, four topics will be discussed: ABCs of the PC (Personal Computer) & Skill...

Orleans Street Branch, Pratt Center for Technology Training  
Pratt 5x3: Teresa Duggan, Patrick Joust, Lynne Parks

Pratt 5x3: Teresa Duggan, Patrick Joust, Lynne... 10:00am

Exhibits

Three Baltimore photographers, who are also Pratt Library staff members, present five photos each in a joint exhibit of their work. Opening Reception:...

Central Library, Fine Arts & Music Reading Room  
Preschool Leaps

Preschool Leaps 10:00am

Stories, songs, and fun for preschoolers.

Edmondson Avenue Branch  
Preschool Leaps

Preschool Leaps 10:15am

Stories, songs, and fun for preschoolers.

Brooklyn Branch  
Mother Goose Baby Steps

Mother Goose Baby Steps 10:30am

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

Northwood Branch  
Mother Goose Baby Steps

Mother Goose Baby Steps 10:30am

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

Forest Park Branch  
Preschool Leaps

Preschool Leaps 10:30am

Stories, songs, and fun for preschoolers.

Herring Run Branch  
Silver Angels

Silver Angels 10:30am

Seniors from the Belair-Edison neighborhood meet for a varietyof programs and events.

Herring Run Branch  
Buena Casa, Buena Brasa

Buena Casa, Buena Brasa 11:00am

En Espanol

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

Southeast Anchor Library, Todos los jueves  
Buena Casa, Buena Brasa

Buena Casa, Buena Brasa 11:00am

En Espanol

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

Brooklyn Branch, Todos los jueves  
Mother Goose Baby Steps

Mother Goose Baby Steps 11:00am

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

Edmondson Avenue Branch  
Mother Goose Baby Steps

Mother Goose Baby Steps 11:00am

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

Pennsylvania Avenue Branch  
Preschool Leaps

Preschool Leaps 11:00am

Stories, songs, and fun for preschoolers.

Roland Park Branch  
Toddler Jumps

Toddler Jumps 11:15am

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

Central Library, Meyerhoff Children's Garden. Call 410-396-5402 to register groups of five or more.  
Mother Goose Baby Steps

Mother Goose Baby Steps 11:30am

Story Time

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

Herring Run Branch  
Preschool Leaps

Preschool Leaps 11:30am

Stories, songs, and fun for preschoolers.

Northwood Branch  
Preschool Leaps

Preschool Leaps 11:30am

Stories, songs, and fun for preschoolers.

Forest Park Branch  
Mother Goose Baby Steps

Mother Goose Baby Steps 1:00pm

Story Time

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

Orleans Street Branch  
Mother Goose Baby Steps

Mother Goose Baby Steps 1:30pm

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

Roland Park Branch  
Knitting and Crochet Circle

Knitting and Crochet Circle 2:00pm

Bring your ideas and expertise or your interest in learning. For beginners and experts alike. We will provide practice yarn to get you started, help you...

Cherry Hill Branch, Meeting Room  
Banned Books Week Trivia

Banned Books Week Trivia 3:00pm

After School Activities

Discover why a variety of books were banned over the years.

Southeast Anchor Library  
What Book is Shredded?

What Book is Shredded? 3:00pm

Stop by the Information Desk and guess which (shredded) book is in the jar. Correct answers will be entered in a prize drawing!

Orleans Street Branch, Information Desk  
Wii Active

Wii Active 3:30pm

After School Activities

Play adventure and sports-type games on the Nintendo Wii.

Pennsylvania Avenue Branch, Meeting Room  
Maryland Health Connection

Maryland Health Connection 4:00pm

If you need health insurance or have questions about how to get covered, talk to a trained representative about services available through the Maryland...

Orleans Street Branch, Main Lobby  
Jamercise - Advanced

Jamercise - Advanced 5:15pm

Health and Fitness

Intense cardio, metabolic, and lateral training exercise, using dance moves and strength training.

Cherry Hill Branch, Meeting Room  
Introduction to Internet & Microsoft Office Applications

Introduction to Internet & Microsoft Office... 5:30pm

Computer Classes

Course Content: In this new series, learn about the Internet and how to navigate using the World Wide Web. Create an e-mail address, send & receive e-mail;...

Orleans Street Branch, Pratt Center for Technology Training  
Introduction to Microsoft Office and Computer Basics

Introduction to Microsoft Office and Computer... 5:30pm

Computer Classes

6-Week Class Series, 2 hours per class. Course Content: In this 6-week series, four topics will be discussed: ABCs of the PC (Personal Computer) & Skill...

Southeast Anchor Library, Pratt Center for Technology Training - Second Floor  
History of Northeast Baltimore, presented by Eric Holcomb

History of Northeast Baltimore, presented by... 6:00pm

Have you ever crested a hill in Northeast Baltimore and wondered what the view looked like 100 or 200 years ago? Have you ever thought about why your street...

Hamilton Branch, Meeting room  
R.E.A.D

R.E.A.D 6:00pm

Book Discussions

R.E.A.D: Read, Enjoy, And Discuss! Meet other kids and talk about new books and old favorites. Free copies of the book for each month while supplies last....

Orleans Street Branch, Conference Room  
Book Discussion

Book Discussion 6:30pm

Book Discussions, One Maryland One Book

Read and discuss The Distance Between Us by Reyna Grande. The Distance Between Us is the 2014 selection for One Maryland One Book, designed to bring...

Govans Branch  
Preschool Leaps

Preschool Leaps 6:30pm

Stories, songs, and fun for preschoolers.

Hampden Branch  

Friday, September 26

Making A Difference: African American Women and the Civil Rights Movement

Making A Difference: African American Women and...

Exhibits

The exhibit showcases photographic images and stories of African American women who were instrumental in shaping the modern Civil Rights Movement from the...

Central Library  
Baltimore Book Festival

Baltimore Book Festival 10:00am

A week-end full of readings and conversations with authors of books for children and teens. For a complete schedule of events at the Pratt Library's...

Baltimore's Inner Harbor: Maryland Scienc Center  
Keyboarding/Computer & Office Applications

Keyboarding/Computer & Office Applications 10:00am

Computer Classes

12 Classes, 2 hours per class Course Content: Develops and enhances (Touch Method) keyboarding skill sets. Apply skills learned to produce non-technical...

Southeast Anchor Library, Pratt Center for Technology Training  
Medicaid Sign-Up

Medicaid Sign-Up 10:00am

Health and Fitness

Navigators from HealthCare Access Maryland are available to assist with Medicaid sign-up on Tuesdays, 10 a.m. to 6 p.m., and on Fridays, 10 a.m. to 2 p.m....

Central Library, Central Hall  
Pratt 5x3: Teresa Duggan, Patrick Joust, Lynne Parks

Pratt 5x3: Teresa Duggan, Patrick Joust, Lynne... 10:00am

Exhibits

Three Baltimore photographers, who are also Pratt Library staff members, present five photos each in a joint exhibit of their work. Opening Reception:...

Central Library, Fine Arts & Music Reading Room  
Mother Goose Baby Steps

Mother Goose Baby Steps 10:30am

Story Time

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

Central Library  
Preschool Leaps

Preschool Leaps 10:30am

Stories, songs, and fun for preschoolers.

Cherry Hill Branch  
Mother Goose Baby Steps

Mother Goose Baby Steps 11:30am

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

Central Library  
Mother Goose Baby Steps

Mother Goose Baby Steps 11:30am

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

Cherry Hill Branch  
Jee In Hwang, piano

Jee In Hwang, piano 12:00pm

Live Music

Pianist Jee In Hwang has performed extensively in the United States, Europe, and in Korea, and has been a prize winner in numerous international...

Central Library, Wheeler Auditorium  
Banned Books Week Trivia

Banned Books Week Trivia 3:00pm

After School Activities

Discover why a variety of books were banned over the years.

Southeast Anchor Library  
LEGOvans Fridays

LEGOvans Fridays 3:30pm

After School Activities

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

Govans Branch  
HOOKED!

HOOKED! 4:00pm

After School Activities

Impress your friends with your handmade scarves, hats, and bracelets. Learn the basic stitches of crochet to make your own gift items for family and friends.

Cherry Hill Branch, Meeting Room  

September 20 - 26, 2014

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