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Wednesday, March 19

From the Heart: Historic Valentines Exhibit

From the Heart: Historic Valentines Exhibit


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

Central Library, Annex corridor  
Keeping It Real

Keeping It Real


An exhibit of photographs, documents and miscellaneous ephemera from the collection of Jean Thompson. For more than 25 years, Jean Thompson has been a...

Central Library, 2nd floor corridor  
March Madness Book Bracket

March Madness Book Bracket

Book Discussions

In the spirit of March Madness we will be having a "book bracket" where kids can vote for their favorite books to advance. We will have a bracket at the...

Southeast Anchor Library, Children's Department  
Northern Star: A Celebration of the Journey of Harriet Tubman

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


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

The Civil War Seen Through the Eyes of...


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


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  
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  
Hands on Holidays:  Purim

Hands on Holidays: Purim 11:00am

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

Southeast Anchor Library  
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  
Spanish for Kids

Spanish for Kids 3:00pm

After School Activities

Learn basic conversational phrases in Spanish.

Cherry Hill Branch, Meeting Room  
Baltimore Speaks Out!

Baltimore Speaks Out! 3:30pm

The Baltimore Speaks Out! Program (BSO) operates in the fall and spring, in partnership with Wide Angle Youth Media, providing youth ages 10-15 with free...

Herring Run Branch  
Celebrating Women Who Made a Difference

Celebrating Women Who Made a Difference 3:30pm

After School Activities

Make a timeline of women who were true pioneers and made great strides in science, politics, sports, medicine, and art.

Clifton 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...

Pennsylvania Avenue Branch  
Learn to Crochet

Learn to Crochet 4:00pm

After School Activities

Have you ever wanted to make yourself a scarf? Come learn how to crochet. We'll provide the supplies!

Brooklyn Branch, Meeting Room  
Family Reading Circle

Family Reading Circle 6:00pm

Book Discussions, Read Down Fines

A six week book discussion program for ages 9-12 and a parent or adult caregiver. New books and meals are provided. Registration and a commitment to attend...

Northwood Branch, Meeting Room, ADA access from Northgate Rd  
Poems by Heart

Poems by Heart 6:30pm


Share a poem you love at one of these friendly gatherings, hosted by librarians. Extra kudos and mental benefits go to those who perform from memory, but...

Central Library, Poe Room  

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