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Wednesday, April 9

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  
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  
Hands on Holidays:  Passover

Hands on Holidays: Passover 10:15am

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

Light Street Branch  
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  
Preschool Fairy Tale Ball

Preschool Fairy Tale Ball 10:30am

Fairy Tale Festival

Calling all princes and princesses, all knights and fairies! Come to the Fairy Tale Ball and enjoy live music, dancing, stories, and crafts. Please wear your...

Herring Run Branch  
Community Poem Share

Community Poem Share 12:30pm


To celebrate National Poetry Month, share your poems at a special table in the Young Adult/ Adult Area. Writing utensils will be provided. All ages welcome.

Northwood Branch  
Mythical Magic

Mythical Magic 12:30pm

Fairy Tale Festival

Fairy tales and a craft featuring magical creatures.

Walbrook Branch  
Meet the Maryland Community Service Providers

Meet the Maryland Community Service Providers 1:00pm

Non-Profit Management and Fundraising Classes

Interested in meeting Maryland nonprofits and agencies that provide services other than grants? Learn and have a conversation about volunteer, equipment, and...

Central Library, Poe Room  
Sex(ting) Ed for Parents

Sex(ting) Ed for Parents 1:00pm

Health and Fitness

Learn about new social media and communication technology -- Snapchat, Twitter, Instagram -- and how your children are sharing images and...

Pennsylvania Avenue Branch  
Fairy Tales in Springtime

Fairy Tales in Springtime 3:30pm

After School Activities, Fairy Tale Festival

Celebrate the spring season and Fairy Tale Festival with a spring fairy tale and a craft.

Patterson Park Branch  
Hen and Frog

Hen and Frog 3:30pm

After School Activities, Fairy Tale Festival

Enjoy this Nigerian folktale that is full of fun, magic, and a few lessons to be learned.

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  
Once Upon Crafts

Once Upon Crafts 4:00pm

After School Activities, Fairy Tale Festival

Make fun crafts featuring fairy tale characters and themes.

Edmondson Avenue Branch  
They're Growing Up So Fast

They're Growing Up So Fast 4:00pm

Health and Fitness

Jason Reed, the manager of the Filbert St Garden returns to share how to turn any space into a gardening opportunity ~ fire escapes, porches, window sills. ...

Brooklyn Branch  
Anime: Presented by the Creative Alliance

Anime: Presented by the Creative Alliance 4:30pm

After School Activities

Do you have a passion for drawing? In this workshop presented by the Creative Alliance you will learn about the interesting Japanese art form Mange/Anime....

Forest Park Branch  
Southeast Cinematheque: Before Night Falls

Southeast Cinematheque: Before Night Falls 5:00pm


The true life story of Cuban poet and novelist Reinaldo Arenas, who joined Castro's rebels before being imprisoned for ideological deviation and openly gay...

Southeast Anchor Library, Auditorium  
Teen Advisory Club

Teen Advisory Club 5:00pm

After School Activities

The Teen Advisory Club (TAC) is a council of teens in grades 7-12 who assist in making the library more teen-friendly. They advise, volunteer, plan events,...

Reisterstown Road Branch  
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  
The Gingerbread Cowboy Returns

The Gingerbread Cowboy Returns 6:00pm

Fairy Tale Festival

Back by popular demand. Come hear the story of the Gingerbread Cowboy and decorate a cookie afterward.

Reisterstown Road Branch, Large Meeting Room  
Leigh Goodmark

Leigh Goodmark 6:30pm

Writers LIVE!, Deaf Friendly

Leigh Goodmark talks about her book, A Troubled Marriage: Domestic Violence and the Legal System. The current legal response to domestic violence is...

Central Library, Poe Room  

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