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Events

March 4 - 10, 2015

Wednesday, March 4

Exhibit: The Amazing Race: The Atlantic Slave Trade Through the Pages of Book Art

Exhibit: The Amazing Race: The Atlantic Slave...

Exhibits

In the form of traditional and contemporary bookmaking and paper crafting, The Amazing Race exhibition is designed to chronicle certain aspects of the...

Central Library, Annex Gallery  
Tom Clancy Orioles Reading Club

Tom Clancy Orioles Reading Club

Children Ages Birth to Fifth Grade Can Earn Two Tickets to an O's Game Just by Reading! The Baltimore Orioles join Pratt Library in offering the Tom Clancy...

Central Library  
Light and Reflection: Blacklight and Other Photography by Sylvie Merlier-Rowen

Light and Reflection: Blacklight and Other... 10:00am

Exhibits

Sylvie Merlier-Rowen, who is also a Pratt Library staff member, displays examples of her abstract natural images and blacklight photography.

Central Library, Fine Arts & Music Reading Room, 2nd fl.  
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  
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  
Free Tax Preparation

Free Tax Preparation 10:30am

Let IRS-certified tax volunteers file your taxes for free. Eligibility requirements: Income under $53,000, and the return must be within the volunteer...

Central Library, Central Hall  
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  
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  
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  
Preschool Leaps

Preschool Leaps 11:30am

Stories, songs, and fun for preschoolers.

Govans Branch  
Hands on Holidays: Purim

Hands on Holidays: Purim 12:00pm

Story Time

The Jewish Community Center of Baltimore presents a celebration of the traditions of Purim.

Roland Park Branch  
National Women's History Month Trivia

National Women's History Month Trivia 12:00pm

After School Activities

Come in weekly and take the National Women's History Month trivia challenge.

Govans Branch  
Teen Spring Reading Contest

Teen Spring Reading Contest 12:00pm

After School Activities

For every 2 hours you read, your name will be automatically entered into a raffle. The more you read, the more chances you have to win! Fill out one reading...

Orleans Street Branch, Information Desk  
What Beauty Means to Me?

What Beauty Means to Me? 12:00pm

Exhibits

Beautiful original artwork inspired by the book Bluest Eye by Toni Morrison by the Tunbridge Public Charter School students will be on display,

Govans Branch, Auditorium  
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  
Open Chess

Open Chess 3:30pm

For beginners and advanced players.

Pennsylvania Avenue Branch  
Pinochle Kids

Pinochle Kids 3:30pm

After School Activities

Join The National Pinochle Bugs Social and Civic Club, Inc. as they teach the century-old game of pinochle! This organization is celebrating 60 years of...

Pennsylvania Avenue Branch  
Teen Game Day

Teen Game Day 3:30pm

After School Activities

Come out and play your favorite board games.

Hamilton Branch  
Visionary Explorers: Presented by the American Visionary Art Museum

Visionary Explorers: Presented by the American... 3:30pm

After School Activities

The American Visionary Art Museum (AVAM) is offering a free after school work shop. Explore creative new territory inspired by visionary artists, their...

Brooklyn Branch  
Crafty Wednesdays

Crafty Wednesdays 4:00pm

After School Activities

Explore your crafty and creative side at the Edmondson Branch.

Edmondson Avenue Branch  
Maker Time

Maker Time 4:00pm

After School Activities

Join us for a prepared project, or make something of your own. Imagine, innovate, create!

Reisterstown Road Branch  
Anime and Beyond

Anime and Beyond 5:00pm

After School Activities

Watch Anime on the big screen. Discuss manga and graphic novels. Enjoy drawing characters and scenes.

Pennsylvania Avenue Branch, Meeting Room  
Do You Pinterest?

Do You Pinterest? 5:30pm

Explore the social media visual discovery tool that is Pinterest. Do you cook, build, or craft? There's a Pin for that. Come share what you know and discover...

Reisterstown Road Branch, Large Meeting Room  
Scrabble

Scrabble 6:00pm

Come join us for the classic board game every other Wednesday evening in March and April.

Pennsylvania Avenue Branch  

Thursday, March 5

Exhibit: The Amazing Race: The Atlantic Slave Trade Through the Pages of Book Art

Exhibit: The Amazing Race: The Atlantic Slave...

Exhibits

In the form of traditional and contemporary bookmaking and paper crafting, The Amazing Race exhibition is designed to chronicle certain aspects of the...

Central Library, Annex Gallery  
Tom Clancy Orioles Reading Club

Tom Clancy Orioles Reading Club

Children Ages Birth to Fifth Grade Can Earn Two Tickets to an O's Game Just by Reading! The Baltimore Orioles join Pratt Library in offering the Tom Clancy...

Central Library  
Light and Reflection: Blacklight and Other Photography by Sylvie Merlier-Rowen

Light and Reflection: Blacklight and Other... 10:00am

Exhibits

Sylvie Merlier-Rowen, who is also a Pratt Library staff member, displays examples of her abstract natural images and blacklight photography.

Central Library, Fine Arts & Music Reading Room, 2nd fl.  
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  
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  
National Women's History Month Trivia

National Women's History Month Trivia 12:00pm

After School Activities

Come in weekly and take the National Women's History Month trivia challenge.

Govans Branch  
Teen Spring Reading Contest

Teen Spring Reading Contest 12:00pm

After School Activities

For every 2 hours you read, your name will be automatically entered into a raffle. The more you read, the more chances you have to win! Fill out one reading...

Orleans Street Branch, Information Desk  
What Beauty Means to Me?

What Beauty Means to Me? 12:00pm

Exhibits

Beautiful original artwork inspired by the book Bluest Eye by Toni Morrison by the Tunbridge Public Charter School students will be on display,

Govans Branch, Auditorium  
Energize Your Spring with an Herbal Detox

Energize Your Spring with an Herbal Detox 1:00pm

Health and Fitness

Rohan Jasani (M.S., Therapeutic Herbalism from the Maryland University of Integrative Health), will show you why a spring "detox" is a great way to maximize...

Central Library, Poe Room  
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  
Crafternoons

Crafternoons 3:30pm

After School Activities

Create crafts to take with you.

Govans Branch  
Girl Heroes Story Time

Girl Heroes Story Time 3:30pm

After School Activities

Join us for a Women’s History Month celebration of extraordinary girls! Children and caregivers of all genders are welcome.

Reisterstown Road Branch  
Into The Storm

Into The Storm 3:30pm

Films

In the span of a single day, the town of Silverton is ravaged by an unprecedented onslaught of tornadoes. The entire town is at the mercy of the erratic and...

Herring Run Branch, Auditorium  
Pinochle Kids

Pinochle Kids 3:30pm

After School Activities

Join The National Pinochle Bugs Social and Civic Club, Inc. as they teach the century-old game of pinochle! This organization is celebrating 60 years of...

Forest Park Branch  
Teen Health Awareness Month: STDs and Sexual Health

Teen Health Awareness Month: STDs and Sexual... 4:00pm

Health and Fitness

Discuss issues relating to teens and sexual health with representatives from the Baltimore City Health Department.

Southeast Anchor Library, Auditorium  
Throwback Thursdays: Games

Throwback Thursdays: Games 4:00pm

After School Activities

We will kick off our Throwback Thursday Month with popular childhood games from the 90s.

Southeast Anchor Library, Auditorium  
Orleans Theatre -Guardians of the Galaxy

Orleans Theatre -Guardians of the Galaxy 5:30pm

Films

A group of interstellar outlaws team up to save the galaxy from a villain who seeks ultimate power in this comic book space adventure from Marvel Studios

Orleans Street Branch, Meeting Room  
Expungement Workshop

Expungement Workshop 6:00pm

Jobs and Careers

Mark Matthews from Clean Slate America will present information on the expungement process.

Hamilton Branch, Meeting Room  
Preschool Leaps

Preschool Leaps 6:30pm

Stories, songs, and fun for preschoolers.

Hampden Branch  
Joanne Fluke, Double Fudge Brownie Murder

Joanne Fluke, Double Fudge Brownie Murder 7:00pm

Writers LIVE!

Bestselling author Joanne Fluke, the queen of culinary suspense, serves up a new recipe-filled mystery, Double Fudge Brownie Murder. Fluke's cozy mysteries...

Central Library, Poe Room  

Friday, March 6

Exhibit: The Amazing Race: The Atlantic Slave Trade Through the Pages of Book Art

Exhibit: The Amazing Race: The Atlantic Slave...

Exhibits

In the form of traditional and contemporary bookmaking and paper crafting, The Amazing Race exhibition is designed to chronicle certain aspects of the...

Central Library, Annex Gallery  
Tom Clancy Orioles Reading Club

Tom Clancy Orioles Reading Club

Children Ages Birth to Fifth Grade Can Earn Two Tickets to an O's Game Just by Reading! The Baltimore Orioles join Pratt Library in offering the Tom Clancy...

Central Library  
Light and Reflection: Blacklight and Other Photography by Sylvie Merlier-Rowen

Light and Reflection: Blacklight and Other... 10:00am

Exhibits

Sylvie Merlier-Rowen, who is also a Pratt Library staff member, displays examples of her abstract natural images and blacklight photography.

Central Library, Fine Arts & Music Reading Room, 2nd fl.  
Free Tax Preparation

Free Tax Preparation 10:30am

Let IRS-certified tax volunteers file your taxes for free. Eligibility requirements: Income under $53,000, and the return must be within the volunteer...

Central Library, Central Hall  
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  
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.

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  
Preschool Leaps

Preschool Leaps 11:30am

Stories, songs, and fun for preschoolers.

Cherry Hill Branch  
National Women's History Month Trivia

National Women's History Month Trivia 12:00pm

After School Activities

Come in weekly and take the National Women's History Month trivia challenge.

Govans Branch  
What Beauty Means to Me?

What Beauty Means to Me? 12:00pm

Exhibits

Beautiful original artwork inspired by the book Bluest Eye by Toni Morrison by the Tunbridge Public Charter School students will be on display,

Govans Branch, Auditorium  
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  

Saturday, March 7

Exhibit: The Amazing Race: The Atlantic Slave Trade Through the Pages of Book Art

Exhibit: The Amazing Race: The Atlantic Slave...

Exhibits

In the form of traditional and contemporary bookmaking and paper crafting, The Amazing Race exhibition is designed to chronicle certain aspects of the...

Central Library, Annex Gallery  
Tom Clancy Orioles Reading Club

Tom Clancy Orioles Reading Club

Children Ages Birth to Fifth Grade Can Earn Two Tickets to an O's Game Just by Reading! The Baltimore Orioles join Pratt Library in offering the Tom Clancy...

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  
Light and Reflection: Blacklight and Other Photography by Sylvie Merlier-Rowen

Light and Reflection: Blacklight and Other... 10:00am

Exhibits

Sylvie Merlier-Rowen, who is also a Pratt Library staff member, displays examples of her abstract natural images and blacklight photography.

Central Library, Fine Arts & Music Reading Room, 2nd fl.  
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  
Free Tax Preparation

Free Tax Preparation 10:30am

Let IRS-certified tax volunteers file your taxes for free. Eligibility requirements: Income under $53,000, and the return must be within the volunteer...

Central Library, Central Hall  
Get Fit at Your Library

Get Fit at Your Library 10:30am

Health and Fitness

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

Herring Run Branch  
Knitting and Crochet Club

Knitting and Crochet Club 11:00am

Come join us for some creative fun. For experts and beginners alike.

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.

Govans Branch  
Get Fit at Your Library

Get Fit at Your Library 12:00pm

Health and Fitness

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

Herring Run Branch  
National Women's History Month Trivia

National Women's History Month Trivia 12:00pm

After School Activities

Come in weekly and take the National Women's History Month trivia challenge.

Govans Branch  
Teen Spring Reading Contest

Teen Spring Reading Contest 12:00pm

After School Activities

For every 2 hours you read, your name will be automatically entered into a raffle. The more you read, the more chances you have to win! Fill out one reading...

Orleans Street Branch, Information Desk  
What Beauty Means to Me?

What Beauty Means to Me? 12:00pm

Exhibits

Beautiful original artwork inspired by the book Bluest Eye by Toni Morrison by the Tunbridge Public Charter School students will be on display,

Govans Branch, Auditorium  
Audubon's Wildlife Gardening 101

Audubon's Wildlife Gardening 101 1:00pm

Learn to transform your city space into a native wildlife paradise. Audubon experts will share practical tips and scientific support for gardening with...

Southeast Anchor Library, Auditorium  
Women's History Month Literary Festival

Women's History Month Literary Festival 1:00pm

Three women writers discuss the intersection of place, time, and culture in literature and in the lives of women. The conversation will be moderated by Linda...

Central Library, Wheeler Auditorium  
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  
Cherry Hill Book Club

Cherry Hill Book Club 2:00pm

Book Discussions

Read and discuss The Bitter Earth by Bernice L. McFadden.

Cherry Hill Branch, Meeting Room  
Chess Tips & Tricks

Chess Tips & Tricks 2:00pm

After School Activities

Get started with chess or improve your game with tips from an experienced tournament player. Chess boards and pieces provided.

Reisterstown Road Branch, Teen Space  
Reading Tails

Reading Tails 2:00pm

Read Down Fines

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

Read Down Fines

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  
Old Tech: Show & Tell

Old Tech: Show & Tell 2:30pm

After School Activities

In celebration of Teen Tech Week (March 8-14) come and experience the glory days of our technical past with a show-and-tell discussion of old-school tech and...

Herring Run Branch, Auditorium  
Saturday Matinee: The Lorax

Saturday Matinee: The Lorax 2:30pm

Films

In honor of Dr. Seuss's 111th birthday, join us for The Lorax (2012). Featuring the voice talents of Danny Devito, Betty White, and Taylor Swift. Free popcorn!

Northwood Branch  
The Publicans

The Publicans 3:00pm

Live Music

Acoustic duo Brad Dunnells and Eric Echols perform Irish/Traditional/Jigs/Reelz/Country & Folk Music for Irish-American Heritage Month.

Southeast Anchor Library, Atrium  

Sunday, March 8

Exhibit: The Amazing Race: The Atlantic Slave Trade Through the Pages of Book Art

Exhibit: The Amazing Race: The Atlantic Slave...

Exhibits

In the form of traditional and contemporary bookmaking and paper crafting, The Amazing Race exhibition is designed to chronicle certain aspects of the...

Central Library, Annex Gallery  
Tom Clancy Orioles Reading Club

Tom Clancy Orioles Reading Club

Children Ages Birth to Fifth Grade Can Earn Two Tickets to an O's Game Just by Reading! The Baltimore Orioles join Pratt Library in offering the Tom Clancy...

Central Library  
Light and Reflection: Blacklight and Other Photography by Sylvie Merlier-Rowen

Light and Reflection: Blacklight and Other... 10:00am

Exhibits

Sylvie Merlier-Rowen, who is also a Pratt Library staff member, displays examples of her abstract natural images and blacklight photography.

Central Library, Fine Arts & Music Reading Room, 2nd fl.  
Teen Spring Reading Contest

Teen Spring Reading Contest 12:00pm

After School Activities

For every 2 hours you read, your name will be automatically entered into a raffle. The more you read, the more chances you have to win! Fill out one reading...

Orleans Street Branch, Information Desk  

Monday, March 9

Exhibit: The Amazing Race: The Atlantic Slave Trade Through the Pages of Book Art

Exhibit: The Amazing Race: The Atlantic Slave...

Exhibits

In the form of traditional and contemporary bookmaking and paper crafting, The Amazing Race exhibition is designed to chronicle certain aspects of the...

Central Library, Annex Gallery  
Tom Clancy Orioles Reading Club

Tom Clancy Orioles Reading Club

Children Ages Birth to Fifth Grade Can Earn Two Tickets to an O's Game Just by Reading! The Baltimore Orioles join Pratt Library in offering the Tom Clancy...

Central Library  
 Career Building Clinic

Career Building Clinic 10:00am

Jobs and Careers

The Career Building Clinic is not a formal course, but an opportunity to work one-on-one with librarians and volunteers on job searching, resume writing,...

Central Library, Public Computer Center  
Career Clinic

Career Clinic 10:00am

Jobs and Careers

Get help with your job applications, resume, cover letter or other job and career tasks.

Central Library, Public Computer Center  
Light and Reflection: Blacklight and Other Photography by Sylvie Merlier-Rowen

Light and Reflection: Blacklight and Other... 10:00am

Exhibits

Sylvie Merlier-Rowen, who is also a Pratt Library staff member, displays examples of her abstract natural images and blacklight photography.

Central Library, Fine Arts & Music Reading Room, 2nd fl.  
Free Tax Preparation

Free Tax Preparation 10:30am

Let IRS-certified tax volunteers file your taxes for free. Eligibility requirements: Income under $53,000, and the return must be within the volunteer...

Central Library, Central Hall  
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  
Teen Spring Reading Contest

Teen Spring Reading Contest 12:00pm

After School Activities

For every 2 hours you read, your name will be automatically entered into a raffle. The more you read, the more chances you have to win! Fill out one reading...

Orleans Street Branch, Information Desk  
Preschool Leaps

Preschool Leaps 1:00pm

Stories, songs, and fun for preschoolers.

Walbrook Branch  
Video Game Dancing

Video Game Dancing 3:00pm

After School Activities

Test your dance moves with a variety of exciting dance video games.

Forest Park Branch, Meeting Room  
DIY (Do-It-Yourself) Day

DIY (Do-It-Yourself) Day 3:30pm

After School Activities

Bring your creativity to make simple crafts to wow your friends and family. While supplies last.

Pennsylvania Avenue Branch  
Open Chess

Open Chess 3:30pm

For beginners and advanced players.

Pennsylvania Avenue Branch  
Science Monday

Science Monday 3:30pm

After School Activities

Simple science experiments that are safe to perform at home.

Herring Run Branch  
GUARDIANS OF THE GALAXY

GUARDIANS OF THE GALAXY 4:00pm

Films, After School Activities

A group of interstellar outlaws team up to save the galaxy from a villain who seeks ultimate power in this comic book space adventure from Marvel Studios and...

Hamilton Branch, Meeting Room  
Minecraft Monday

Minecraft Monday 4:00pm

After School Activities

Learn how to play Minecraft for the first day of Teen Tech Week.

Reisterstown Road Branch  
Teen Tech Week: Band Practice

Teen Tech Week: Band Practice 4:00pm

After School Activities

Come in and create your own music using iPads! Make that beat you always wanted!

Southeast Anchor Library, Teen Department  
Weed & Insect Control for Your Garden -- Naturally!

Weed & Insect Control for Your Garden --... 4:00pm

Learn effective & earth-friendly ways to manage the bad bugs & weeds in your garden. Presented by the pros at the Filbert St. Garden.

Brooklyn Branch, Meeting Room  
42

42 5:00pm

Films

History was made in 1947, when Jackie Robinson broke the professional baseball race barrier to become the first African American MLB player of the modern...

Pennsylvania Avenue Branch, Meeting Room  
Makerspace

Makerspace 6:00pm

After School Activities

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

Hamilton Branch  

Tuesday, March 10

Exhibit: The Amazing Race: The Atlantic Slave Trade Through the Pages of Book Art

Exhibit: The Amazing Race: The Atlantic Slave...

Exhibits

In the form of traditional and contemporary bookmaking and paper crafting, The Amazing Race exhibition is designed to chronicle certain aspects of the...

Central Library, Annex Gallery  
Teen Tech Week

Teen Tech Week

After School Activities

"Libraries are for Making..." is the theme for Teen Tech Week. Come to the library to learn about your local community and digital resources and services...

Govans Branch  
Tom Clancy Orioles Reading Club

Tom Clancy Orioles Reading Club

Children Ages Birth to Fifth Grade Can Earn Two Tickets to an O's Game Just by Reading! The Baltimore Orioles join Pratt Library in offering the Tom Clancy...

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  
Light and Reflection: Blacklight and Other Photography by Sylvie Merlier-Rowen

Light and Reflection: Blacklight and Other... 10:00am

Exhibits

Sylvie Merlier-Rowen, who is also a Pratt Library staff member, displays examples of her abstract natural images and blacklight photography.

Central Library, Fine Arts & Music Reading Room, 2nd fl.  
Free Tax Preparation

Free Tax Preparation 10:30am

Let IRS-certified tax volunteers file your taxes for free. Eligibility requirements: Income under $53,000, and the return must be within the volunteer...

Central Library, Central Hall  
Preschool Leaps

Preschool Leaps 11:00am

Stories, songs, and fun for preschoolers.

Pennsylvania Avenue Branch  
National Women's History Month Trivia

National Women's History Month Trivia 12:00pm

After School Activities

Come in weekly and take the National Women's History Month trivia challenge.

Govans Branch  
Teen Spring Reading Contest

Teen Spring Reading Contest 12:00pm

After School Activities

For every 2 hours you read, your name will be automatically entered into a raffle. The more you read, the more chances you have to win! Fill out one reading...

Orleans Street Branch, Information Desk  
What Beauty Means to Me?

What Beauty Means to Me? 12:00pm

Exhibits

Beautiful original artwork inspired by the book Bluest Eye by Toni Morrison by the Tunbridge Public Charter School students will be on display,

Govans Branch, Auditorium  
PRESS PLAY

PRESS PLAY 3:00pm

After School Activities

Impress your friends and show off your gaming skills with Wii and board games.

Light Street Branch  
Video Game Sports

Video Game Sports 3:00pm

After School Activities

Compete with friends and test your skills with a variety of fun sports video games.

Forest Park Branch, Meeting Room  
Chess Time

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  
The Wonders of Wordless Books

The Wonders of Wordless Books 3:30pm

After School Activities

Discover wordless books and create your own.

Walbrook Branch  
Teen Health Awareness Month: Mental Health, Depression, and Technology

Teen Health Awareness Month: Mental Health,... 4:00pm

Health and Fitness

A discussion about mental health and how technology affects it with NAMI Health Organization

Southeast Anchor Library, Auditorium  
Get Fit at Your Library

Get Fit at Your Library 5:00pm

Health and Fitness

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

Herring Run Branch  
THE EQUALIZER

THE EQUALIZER 5:00pm

Films

Based on the 1980s crime series of the same name, The Equalizer stars Denzel Washington as Robert McCall, a former Black Ops commando who faked his own death...

Orleans Street Branch, Meeting Room  
Carol McCabe Booker, ed., Alone Atop the Hill: The Autobiography of Alice Dunnigan, Pioneer of the National Black Press

Carol McCabe Booker, ed., Alone Atop the Hill:... 6:30pm

Writers LIVE!

In 1942 Alice Allison Dunnigan, a sharecropper's daughter from Kentucky, made her way to the nation's capital and a career in journalism that eventually led...

Central Library, Poe Room  
Friends of the Govans Library

Friends of the Govans Library 6:30pm

Monthly meeting of the Friends of the Govans Library.

Govans Branch  

March 4 - 10, 2015

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