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Saturday, March 15

From the Heart: Historic Valentines Exhibit

From the Heart: Historic Valentines Exhibit

Exhibits

A display of more than 300 greeting cards, dating back to 1842, from the Pratt Library's collection.

Central Library, Annex corridor  
Northern Star: A Celebration of the Journey of Harriet Tubman

Northern Star: A Celebration of the Journey of...

Exhibits

This exhibit, located in the annex of the Central Library, examines the important role Harriet Tubman played in the Underground Railroad, the Civil War, and...

Central Library, Annex corridor  
Teen Tech Week: Scavenger Hunt

Teen Tech Week: Scavenger Hunt

After School Activities

Teens search online, print out resources, and bring their findings to the librarian to win prizes. March 10 - Find a bus schedule. March 11 - Find FREE...

Orleans Street Branch  
The Civil War Seen Through the Eyes of German-American Caricaturists Thomas Nast and Adalbert Volck

The Civil War Seen Through the Eyes of...

Exhibits

German-American soldiers played a critical role in the outcome of the Civil War. Equally important was the work of two German-American caricaturists, who...

Central Library, Main Hall  
Caught My Eye: photography by Cheryl Atkins

Caught My Eye: photography by Cheryl Atkins 10:00am

Exhibits

Baltimore-based photographer Cheryl Atkins' new exhibit, "Caught My Eye," is a compilation of images of some of her favorite places in Maryland. The photos...

Central Library, Fine Arts & Music Reading Room  
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 Resume Writing & Job Searching

Introduction to Resume Writing & Job Searching 10:00am

Jobs and Careers

Course Content: Create basic resumes and cover letters. Search popular job postings online and complete job applications. Class Prerequisite...

Orleans Street Branch, Pratt Center for Technology Training  
Maureen Taylor, The Photo Detective

Maureen Taylor, The Photo Detective 10:00am

2014 PRATT LIBRARY GENEALOGY LECTURE Join Maureen Taylor, The Photo Detective, as she teaches you how to identify and discover stories behind your old...

Southeast Anchor Library  
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  
Bookmaker's Workshop: Creating a Memoir

Bookmaker's Workshop: Creating a Memoir 10:30am

Bookbinder Martha Edgerton presents this two-part bookmaking workshop for novice bookmakers. Each participant will create and construct a memory book from...

Central Library, The Bindery, 3rd floor  
My Favorite Year

My Favorite Year 10:30am

Films

In actor Richard Benjamin’s directorial debut, Benjy Stone (Mark-Linn Baker) reminisces about his time as a junior writer on a popular 1950’s television show...

Central Library, Wheeler Auditorium  
One-on-one Health Insurance Review

One-on-one Health Insurance Review 11:00am

Health and Fitness

Navigators from Healthcare Access Maryland (Tuesdays & Fridays) and Baltimore Healthy Start (Saturdays) are trained to recommend appropriate insurance...

Central Library, Business, Science and Technology Department  
Shamrocks, Leprechauns, and Pots o' Gold

Shamrocks, Leprechauns, and Pots o' Gold 11:00am

Story Time, Irish American Heritage Month

Learn the meaning of the symbols for the Irish holiday and make a craft. Irish soda bread will be served for you to enjoy.

Cherry Hill Branch, Meeting Room  
Post a Quote

Post a Quote 12:00pm

In celebration of National Women's History Month, locate an inspirational quote from a historical woman and post it. This activity runs from March 3 to 31.

Forest Park Branch  
Knitting and Crochet Circle

Knitting and Crochet Circle 1:00pm

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

Govans Branch  
Officer Buckle and Gloria presented by the Baltimore School for the Arts

Officer Buckle and Gloria presented by the... 2:00pm

The Baltimore School for the Arts TWIGS program presents a theatrical production of Peggy Rathmann's Officer Buckle and Gloria. Baltimore-area middle school...

Southeast Anchor Library  
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  
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  
RODGERS AND HAMMERSTEIN'S CINDERELLA

RODGERS AND HAMMERSTEIN'S CINDERELLA 2:00pm

Films

Seen on ABC's Wonderful World of Disney, this 1997 multicultural version of Rodgers and Hammerstein's Cinderella (sometimes referred to as the "rainbow...

Orleans Street Branch, Meeting Room  
Venus

Venus 2:00pm

Films

To honor the late great Peter O'Toole (1932-2013), the Pratt screens one of his gems, Roger Michell's 2006 comedy-drama Venus. As a pair of aging veteran...

Central Library, Wheeler Auditorium  
Celtic Celebration

Celtic Celebration 3:00pm

Live Music, Irish American Heritage Month

A musical performance featuring Andrea Hoag on fiddle & Karen Ashbrook on Irish flute, whistle, and hammered dulcimer.

Light Street Branch  

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