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Events

September 30 - October 6, 2014

Tuesday, September 30

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  
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...

Southeast Anchor Library, Pratt Center for Technology Training - Second Floor  
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  
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  
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  
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  
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  
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  
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  
Earl Swift, Auto Biography: A Classic Car, An Outlaw Motorhead, and 57 Years of the American Dream

Earl Swift, Auto Biography: A Classic Car, An... 6:30pm

Writers LIVE!

A blend of Shop Class as Soulcraft and The Orchid Thief, Earl Swift's wise, funny, and captivating Auto Biography follows an outlaw auto dealer as he...

Central Library, Wheeler Auditorium  

Wednesday, October 1

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  
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  
Preschool Leaps

Preschool Leaps 10:15am

Stories, songs, and fun for preschoolers.

Orleans Street 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  
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  
Toddler Jumps

Toddler Jumps 10:30am

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

Govans Branch  
Preschool Leaps

Preschool Leaps 11:00am

Stories, songs, and fun for preschoolers.

Southeast Anchor Library  
Preschool Leaps

Preschool Leaps 11:00am

Stories, songs, and fun for preschoolers.

Hamilton 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  
Preschool Leaps

Preschool Leaps 11:30am

Stories, songs, and fun for preschoolers.

Govans 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  
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  
Captain America: The Winter Soldier

Captain America: The Winter Soldier 2:40pm

Films

Captain America must save S.H.I.E.L.D. from infiltration while escaping the attacks of a mysterious assassin, the Winter Soldier Rated PG-13, 136min

Herring Run Branch, Auditorium  
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  
Spanish for Kids

Spanish for Kids 3:00pm

After School Activities

Learn basic conversational phrases in Spanish.

Cherry Hill Branch, Meeting Room  
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  
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  
Youth Club

Youth Club 3:30pm

After School Activities

Make your voice heard! Help develop the activities that you want to have at the library.

Pennsylvania Avenue Branch, Story Room  
Fall Festival

Fall Festival 4:00pm

After School Activities

The whole family is invited to celebrate fall with great crafts and fun games.

Edmondson Avenue Branch  
It's Teen Time!

It's Teen Time! 4:00pm

After School Activities

Activities for teens: games, puzzles, crafts, and conversation.

Northwood Branch, Northwood Branch  
Puzzle Extravaganza

Puzzle Extravaganza 4:00pm

After School Activities

Learn how to put together jigsaw puzzles from 6 through 36 pieces.

Forest Park Branch, Children's Room  
Introduction to the iPad and Tablet Computing

Introduction to the iPad and Tablet Computing 5:00pm

Computer Classes

Learn the fundamentals of the iPad and tablet computing in this beginners course. You will start with basic navigation and settings and then explore some...

Central Library, Public Computer Center  
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  
Southeast Cinematheque: Psycho (1960)

Southeast Cinematheque: Psycho (1960) 5:30pm

Films

A Phoenix secretary steals $40,000 from her employer's client, goes on the run and checks into a remote motel run by a young man under the domination of his...

Southeast Anchor Library, Auditorium.  
How the  War of 1812 gave Baltimore its "O"

How the War of 1812 gave Baltimore its... 6:00pm

Learn about the night in 1814 when Francis Scott Key gave Baltimoreans their "O" and the nation an anthem. This fun evening of local history is presented by...

Brooklyn Branch  
Talking About Race: Fire Shut Up in My Bones

Talking About Race: Fire Shut Up in My Bones 7:00pm

Charles M. Blow, New York Times op-ed columnist, will join us to talk about his own extraordinary life story -- growing up in segregated, dirt-poor...

Central Library, Wheeler Auditorium  

Thursday, October 2

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.

Forest Park 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  
Preschool Leaps

Preschool Leaps 10:30am

Stories, songs, and fun for preschoolers.

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.

Brooklyn Branch, 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.

Southeast Anchor Library, 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.

Pennsylvania 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.

Edmondson 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  
Weeeeeee for Wii

Weeeeeee for Wii 3:30pm

After School Activities

Play your favorite Wii games at the library. (Please note: the November 13th date has been cancelled.)

Herring Run Branch, Auditorium  
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  
Demonstrations of 3D Printing

Demonstrations of 3D Printing 4:30pm

Computer Classes

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  
The Amazing Spider-Man

The Amazing Spider-Man 5:00pm

Films

Like most teenagers his age, Peter is trying to figure out who he is and how he got to be the person he is today. In his journey to put the pieces of his...

Orleans Street Branch, Meeting Room  
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  
Book Discussion

Book Discussion 6:30pm

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...

Washington Village Branch  
Preschool Leaps

Preschool Leaps 6:30pm

Stories, songs, and fun for preschoolers.

Hampden Branch  
Congressman James E. Clyburn, Blessed Experiences: Genuinely Southern, Proudly Black

Congressman James E. Clyburn, Blessed... 7:00pm

Writers LIVE!

From his humble beginnings in Sumter, South Carolina, to his prominence as the third highest ranking Democrat in the House of Representatives, Congressman...

Central Library, Wheeler Auditorium  

Friday, October 3

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  
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  
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  

Saturday, October 4

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 Computers

Introduction to Computers 10:00am

Computer Classes

Learn about computer software and hardware, as well as how to use the mouse and keyboard. Learn about the components of a computer, common computer terms and...

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  
Coffee Talk

Coffee Talk 10:30am

Book Discussions

Read any good books lately? We provide the coffee, you provide the talk.

Southeast Anchor Library, Adult Department. 2nd Floor.  
Genealogy Circle Meeting

Genealogy Circle Meeting 10:30am

Genealogy

Maryland Church Records, by Jane Thursby When searching for your family vital records, church records are very important. But what church or more...

Central Library, Poe Room, 2nd Floor  
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  
Personal Job & Career Assistance

Personal Job & Career Assistance 11:00am

Jobs and Careers

One hour of one-on-one job search assistance with our Job and Career clinic staff. Call 410-396-6076 to make an appointment. Funded in part by a grant from...

Northwood Branch  
Demonstrations of 3D Printing

Demonstrations of 3D Printing 12:00pm

Computer Classes

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  
Writing Workshop

Writing Workshop 1:00pm

Get writing advice from published authors. The workshop also features a variety of guest speakers. Presented by the Black Writers' Guild of Maryland.

Pennsylvania Avenue Branch, Meeting Room  
Crowdfunding for Creative Projects and Causes, presented by Cinder Hypki

Crowdfunding for Creative Projects and Causes,... 1:30pm

Non-Profit Management and Fundraising Classes

Online crowdfunding to support creative projects and personal causes has recently skyrocketed. Websites like Kickstarter, RocketHub, Indiegogo, and...

Central Library, Poe Room  
Cherry Hill Book Club

Cherry Hill Book Club 2:00pm

Book Discussions

Read and discuss Cane River by Lalita Tademy.

Cherry Hill Branch, Meeting Room  
Cheryle T. Ricks, Sister Circle: The Power of Sisterhood

Cheryle T. Ricks, Sister Circle: The Power of... 2:00pm

Writers LIVE!

Cheryle Ricks shares her own life story of pain and confusion, providing a heartfelt guide to becoming a whole woman. Her transparency lends authenticity to...

Orleans Street Branch  
Non-Stop

Non-Stop 2:00pm

Films

In this action thriller Liam Neeson stars as an air marshal confronted with a hostile force who plans to kill every passenger on a flight if the government...

Herring Run Branch, Auditorium  
Reading Tails

Reading Tails 2:00pm

Same great program, brand new name! Come read to a dog from Therapy Pets Unlimited. You pick the book and your furry friend! Registration is suggested, but...

Hamilton Branch  
Reading Tails

Reading Tails 2:00pm

Same great program, brand new name! Come read to a dog from Therapy Pets Unlimited. You pick the book and your furry friend! Registration is suggested, but...

Light Street Branch  
Teen Movie: Amazing Spiderman 2

Teen Movie: Amazing Spiderman 2 2:00pm

Films

Come and watch Spiderman on the big screen.

Southeast Anchor Library  
Meet the Authors: Whose Shoes Are You Wearing? by Christine K. St. Vil and Julian B. Kiganda

Meet the Authors: Whose Shoes Are You Wearing?... 2:30pm

Book Discussions

12 Steps To Uncovering the Woman You Really Want to Be This new book by St. Vil and Kiganda pulls no punches, offering readers a unique and practical guide...

Northwood Branch, Meeting Room  

Sunday, October 5

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  
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, October 6

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.

Reisterstown Road 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.

Walbrook 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  
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  
Fire Prevention Week

Fire Prevention Week 3:00pm

After School Activities

Participate in various activities that help explain the importance of smoke alarms, fire escape plans, and fire prevention.

Orleans 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  
Divergent

Divergent 5:00pm

Films

In a world where people are divided into distinct factions based on human virtues, Tris Prior is warned she is Divergent and will never fit into any one...

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  
Make it Mondays!

Make it Mondays! 6:00pm

Spend the evening learning about paper folding and creating origami. No experience necessary.

Southeast Anchor Library, Second Floor  
Makerspace

Makerspace 6:00pm

After School Activities

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

Hamilton Branch  
Karl Alexander, The Long Shadow: Family Background, Disadvantaged Urban Youth, and the Transition to Adulthood

Karl Alexander, The Long Shadow: Family... 6:30pm

Writers LIVE!

Karl Alexander will discuss his book, The Long Shadow, with writer D. Watkins and radio personality Marc Steiner. For 25 years Karl Alexander, Doris...

Central Library, Poe Room  
Talking About Race: Cracking the Codes: The System of Racial Inequity

Talking About Race: Cracking the Codes: The... 7:00pm

Race, more than any other demographic factor, determines levels of individual educational achievement, health and life expectancy, possibility of...

Central Library, Wheeler Auditorium  

September 30 - October 6, 2014

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