Monday, May 19

Customer Picks: Recommend Your Favorite Book!

Customer Picks: Recommend Your Favorite Book!

Is there a great book you want to share? During the month of May, place information about your favorite books in our suggestion box, and we'll showcase your...

Reisterstown Road Branch  
Boundaries and Body Safety: Preventing Child Sexual Abuse

Boundaries and Body Safety: Preventing Child... 10:30am

Angeles Evans from Turn Around Inc. will present an activity-filled program meant to empower children with self-love and respect. The Boundaries and Body...

Orleans Street Branch, Meeting Room  
Emergency Preparedness

Emergency Preparedness 1pm

Do you know the most common hazards in Maryland and how to prepare for them? Staff from the Maryland Emergency Management Agency (MEMA) will show you how to...

Central Library, Poe Room  

Insta-Hunt 3pm

To celebrate Photography Month the Children's Department will have a week-long scavenger hunt using Instagram and library searching skills.

Southeast Anchor Library, Children's Department  
Southeast Sports Talk

Southeast Sports Talk 3pm

After School Activities

Teens come in and talk about their favorite sports teams and players.

Southeast Anchor Library, Auditorium  
Memorial Day

Memorial Day 4pm

After School Activities

Did you know that Memorial Day was started by African Americans in Charleston in 1865? Learn more about the history of the holiday and write postcards to...

Edmondson Avenue Branch  
Printmaking: Presented by the Creative Alliance

Printmaking: Presented by the Creative Alliance 4pm

After School Activities

Vibrant prints can be used for fine art, cards, or stationary. Join the Creative Alliance and learn how to layer, cut, or draw an image onto a simple...

Central Library  

Hanna 5pm


Raised by her father, an ex-CIA man, in the wilds of Finland, Hanna’s upbringing and training have been one and the same, all geared to making her the...

Pennsylvania Avenue Branch, Meeting Room  
Hunger Games: Catching Fire

Hunger Games: Catching Fire 5pm


The Hunger Games saga continues in this sequel that finds a revolution brewing as Katniss Everdeen (Jennifer Lawrence) and Peeta Mellark (Josh Hutcherson)...

Herring Run Branch, auditorium  
Electric Dough

Electric Dough 6pm

Light 'em up! Join us and learn about electrical circuits using play dough, LED lights, and a battery pack.

Northwood Branch  

Makerspace 6pm

After School Activities, STEM

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

Hamilton Branch  
Janice Gary

Janice Gary 6:30pm

Writers LIVE!

(Rescheduled from March 11) Janice Gary's new book, Short Leash: A Memoir of Dog Walking and Deliverance, is a beautifully written portrait of two damaged...

Central Library, Poe Room  

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