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Thursday, March 27

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  
Keeping It Real

Keeping It Real

Exhibits

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...

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 Spirit Week

Teen Spirit Week

After School Activities

Visit your neighborhood library during Teen Spirit Week (March 24-31, 2014) for some fun and games while getting to know your Teen Librarian. Monday, 3/24:...

Hampden Branch  
Teen Spirit Week

Teen Spirit Week

After School Activities

Visit your neighborhood library during Teen Spirit Week (March 24-31, 2014) for some fun and games while getting to know your Teen Librarian. Monday, 3/24:...

Forest Park Branch  
Teen Spirit Week

Teen Spirit Week

After School Activities

Visit your neighborhood library during Teen Spirit Week (March 24-31, 2014) for some fun and games while getting to know your Teen Librarian. Monday, 3/24:...

Reisterstown Road Branch  
Teen Spirit Week

Teen Spirit Week

After School Activities

Visit your neighborhood library during Teen Spirit Week (March 24-31, 2014) for some fun and games while getting to know your Teen Librarian. Monday, 3/24:...

Govans Branch  
Teen Spirit Week

Teen Spirit Week

After School Activities

Visit your neighborhood library during Teen Spirit Week (March 24-31, 2014) for some fun and games while getting to know your Teen Librarian. Monday, 3/24:...

Roland Park Branch  
Teen Spirit Week

Teen Spirit Week

After School Activities

Visit your neighborhood library during Teen Spirit Week (March 24-31, 2014) for some fun and games while getting to know your Teen Librarian. Monday, 3/24:...

Hamilton Branch  
Teen Spirit Week

Teen Spirit Week

After School Activities

Visit your neighborhood library during Teen Spirit Week (March 24-31, 2014) for some fun and games while getting to know your Teen Librarian. Monday, 3/24:...

Southeast Anchor Library  
Teen Spirit Week

Teen Spirit Week

After School Activities

Visit your neighborhood library during Teen Spirit Week (March 24-31, 2014) for some fun and games while getting to know your Teen Librarian. Monday, 3/24:...

Pennsylvania Avenue Branch  
Teen Spirit Week

Teen Spirit Week

After School Activities

Visit your neighborhood library during Teen Spirit Week (March 24-31, 2014) for some fun and games while getting to know your Teen Librarian. Monday, 3/24:...

Walbrook Branch  
Teen Spirit Week

Teen Spirit Week

After School Activities

Visit your neighborhood library during Teen Spirit Week (March 24-31, 2014) for some fun and games while getting to know your Teen Librarian. Monday, 3/24:...

Herring Run Branch  
Teen Spirit Week

Teen Spirit Week

After School Activities

Visit your neighborhood library during Teen Spirit Week (March 24-31, 2014) for some fun and games while getting to know your Teen Librarian. Monday, 3/24:...

Central Library  
Teen Spirit Week

Teen Spirit Week

After School Activities

Visit your neighborhood library during Teen Spirit Week (March 24-31, 2014) for some fun and games while getting to know your Teen Librarian. Monday, 3/24:...

Washington Village Branch  
Teen Spirit Week

Teen Spirit Week

After School Activities

Visit your neighborhood library during Teen Spirit Week (March 24-31, 2014) for some fun and games while getting to know your Teen Librarian. Monday, 3/24:...

Light Street Branch  
Teen Spirit Week

Teen Spirit Week

After School Activities

Visit your neighborhood library during Teen Spirit Week (March 24-31, 2014) for some fun and games while getting to know your Teen Librarian. Monday, 3/24:...

Brooklyn Branch  
Teen Spirit Week

Teen Spirit Week

After School Activities

Visit your neighborhood library during Teen Spirit Week (March 24-31, 2014) for some fun and games while getting to know your Teen Librarian. Monday, 3/24:...

Edmondson Avenue Branch  
Teen Spirit Week

Teen Spirit Week

After School Activities

Visit your neighborhood library during Teen Spirit Week (March 24-31, 2014) for some fun and games while getting to know your Teen Librarian. Monday, 3/24:...

Cherry Hill Branch  
Teen Spirit Week

Teen Spirit Week

After School Activities

Visit your neighborhood library during Teen Spirit Week (March 24-31, 2014) for some fun and games while getting to know your Teen Librarian. Monday, 3/24:...

Orleans Street Branch  
Teen Spirit Week

Teen Spirit Week

After School Activities

Visit your neighborhood library during Teen Spirit Week (March 24-31, 2014) for some fun and games while getting to know your Teen Librarian. Monday, 3/24:...

Clifton Branch  
Teen Spirit Week

Teen Spirit Week

After School Activities

Visit your neighborhood library during Teen Spirit Week (March 24-31, 2014) for some fun and games while getting to know your Teen Librarian. Monday, 3/24:...

Patterson Park Branch  
Teen Spirit Week

Teen Spirit Week

After School Activities

Visit your neighborhood library during Teen Spirit Week (March 24-31, 2014) for some fun and games while getting to know your Teen Librarian. Monday, 3/24:...

Northwood 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  
The Silver Angels

The Silver Angels 10:30am

Seniors from the Belair Edison neighborhood meet for a variety of programs and events.

Herring Run Branch  
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  
Make Yourself Indispensable

Make Yourself Indispensable 1:00pm

Jobs and Careers

Discuss various strategies for finding success in the workplace. Explore what it takes to be an energized and committed member of your organization. Take the...

Central Library, Poe Room  
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  
Springtime Crafternoon

Springtime Crafternoon 3:30pm

After School Activities

Welcome spring with some bloomin' crafts and stories!

Govans Branch  
String Art!

String Art! 4:00pm

After School Activities

Come to the branch and help make a piece of art to display in your YA section!

Edmondson Avenue Branch  
Arte en Estambre: Presented by the Creative Alliance

Arte en Estambre: Presented by the Creative... 5:00pm

After School Activities

Make beautiful arte en estambre (yarn art) with Pratt's partner Creative Alliance. Internationally known Mexican artist Francisco "Paco" Loza teaches this...

Orleans Street Branch  
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 the Internet

Introduction to the Internet 5:30pm

Computer Classes, Deaf Friendly

Course Content: Learn about the Internet and how to navigate using the World Wide Web. Develop surfing strategies and learn how to use “Search Engine”...

Orleans Street Branch, Pratt Center for Technology Training  
Book Discussion

Book Discussion 6:30pm

Book Discussions

Read and discuss books by author Sujata Massey. Ms. Massey will be a guest speaker at the Friends of the Govans Library annual spring lecture on March 29,...

Govans Branch  

Thursday, March 27

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