Events

Wednesday, April 12

Blackout Poetry

Blackout Poetry

Poetry

April is National Poetry Month: come in anytime this month and create your own Blackout Poem. Share your poem & read poems created by others. Supplies &...

Southeast Anchor Library, Adult Department, 2nd Floor  
Mother Goose Baby Steps

Mother Goose Baby Steps 10am

Story Time

An interactive nursery rhyme program with music and movement. For children up to 36 months with their caregivers.

Washington Village Branch  
Mother Goose Baby Steps

Mother Goose Baby Steps 10am

Story Time

An interactive nursery rhyme program with music and movement. For children up to 36 months with their caregivers.

Hamilton Branch  
Mother Goose Baby Steps

Mother Goose Baby Steps 10:15am

Story Time

An interactive nursery rhyme program with music and movement. For children up to 36 months with their caregivers.

Light Street Branch  
Preschool Leaps

Preschool Leaps 10:15am

Story Time

Stories, songs, and fun for preschoolers.

Orleans Street Branch  
Mother Goose Baby Steps

Mother Goose Baby Steps 10:30am

Story Time

An interactive nursery rhyme program with music and movement. For children up to 36 months with their caregivers.

Hampden Branch  
Preschool Leaps

Preschool Leaps 10:30am

Story Time

Stories, songs, and fun for preschoolers. Call 410-396-5402 to register groups of 5 or more.

Central Library, Meyerhoff Children's Garden  
Toddler Jumps

Toddler Jumps 10:30am

Story Time

Books, rhymes, and bouncing balls. A storytime specially created for 2-year-olds and their caregivers.

Patterson Park Branch  
Just Add Color

Just Add Color 11am

Arts and Crafts

Color. Relax. Repeat. Supplies provided for adult coloring.

Southeast Anchor Library, Adult Department, 2nd Floor  
Preschool Leaps

Preschool Leaps 11am

Story Time

Stories, songs, and fun for preschoolers.

Southeast Anchor Library  
Preschool Leaps

Preschool Leaps 11am

Story Time

Stories, songs, and fun for preschoolers.

Hamilton Branch  
Preschool Leaps

Preschool Leaps 11:15am

Story Time

Stories, songs, and fun for preschoolers.

Light Street Branch  
Toddler Jumps

Toddler Jumps 11:15am

Story Time

Books, rhymes, and bouncing balls. A storytime specially created for 2-year-olds and their caregivers.

Orleans Street Branch  
Mother Goose Baby Steps

Mother Goose Baby Steps 11:30am

Story Time

An interactive nursery rhyme program with music and movement. For children up to 36 months with their caregivers.

Patterson Park Branch  
Getting Started: Computer Basics

Getting Started: Computer Basics 12:30pm

Computer Classes

In this four-week series, four topics will be discussed: ABCs of the PC (Personal Computer), Skill Builders’ Workshop, Email Basics and Introduction to the...

Walbrook Branch, Pratt Center for Technology Training - Computer Lab  
Mindful Meditation

Mindful Meditation 12:30pm

Health and Fitness

Join us for a guided meditation session led by Surya Allamraju. Please bring your own meditation mat.

Hamilton Branch, Meeting Room  
SeniorTec

SeniorTec 12:30pm

Computer Classes

You are never too old to learn. Join us for a fun-filled adventure as we discover the world of the computer. Learn basic mouse and keyboard skills, create an...

Orleans Street Branch, Pratt Center for Technology Training - Computer Lab  
"Nibble Nibble Mouskin, Whose Nibbling at my Housekin"?

"Nibble Nibble Mouskin, Whose Nibbling at... 1pm

Fairy Tale Festival

Celebrate Hansel and Gretel's fairy tale by creating edible houses at the Clifton Branch.

Clifton Branch  
Fairy Tale Crafts

Fairy Tale Crafts 3pm

After School Activities, Fairy Tale Festival

With school out for spring break, stop by the library for stories, trivia and make-and-take crafts to celebrate Fairy Tale Festival month.

Washington Village Branch  
Introduction to Microsoft Office and Computer Basics

Introduction to Microsoft Office and Computer... 3pm

Computer Classes

In this six-week series, four topics will be discussed: ABCs of the PC (Personal Computer) & Skill Builders’ Workshop; Introduction to Computers/Windows;...

Walbrook Branch, Pratt Center for Technology Training - Computer Lab  
Art Afterschool with The Walters Art Museum

Art Afterschool with The Walters Art Museum 3:30pm

Arts and Crafts

Join The Walters Art Museum for fun and educational art-making. Each program includes a creative hands-on activity and covers a distinct topic, like...

Edmondson Avenue Branch, Children's Department  
Fairy Tale Month Craft-a-thon

Fairy Tale Month Craft-a-thon 3:30pm

After School Activities, Arts and Crafts, Fairy Tale Festival

Celebrate Fairy Tale Festival all month long with special themed activities, like fairytale sparkle craft, fairytale bingo, puppets and dragons.

Southeast Anchor Library, Children's Department  
Teen Movie: Much Ado About Nothing

Teen Movie: Much Ado About Nothing 3:30pm

Films

Actor Kenneth Branagh made his directorial debut with a rousing screen adaptation of William Shakespeare's Henry V. Four years later, he returns to the...

Southeast Anchor Library, Auditorium  
Wii Wednesday

Wii Wednesday 3:30pm

Gaming

Nintendo's Wii video game system brings people of all ages together to have fun

Hamilton Branch  
Fairy Tale STEAM Explorers

Fairy Tale STEAM Explorers 4pm

After School Activities, STEM, Fairy Tale Festival

Create and learn with a fairy tale-inspired activity each week in April.

Reisterstown Road Branch  
Jamercise

Jamercise 4:30pm

Health and Fitness

An exercise program of dance to hot new music. Call 410-396-1168 to register.

Cherry Hill Branch, Meeting Room  
Easter Egg Hunt

Easter Egg Hunt 5pm

After School Activities

Come to the library to participate in a library Easter egg hunt. Registration is required. 410-396-1580.

Southeast Anchor Library, Reading Garden  
Teen 3D Printing Escape

Teen 3D Printing Escape 5pm

After School Activities

Venture into the world of 3D printing techniques, designs, and curiosities.

Pennsylvania Avenue Branch  
Introduction to Microsoft Office and Computer Basics

Introduction to Microsoft Office and Computer... 5:30pm

Computer Classes

In this six-week series, four topics will be discussed: ABCs of the PC (Personal Computer) & Skill Builders’ Workshop; Introduction to Computers/Windows;...

Southeast Anchor Library, Pratt Center for Technology Training - Computer Lab  
Jazz Appreciation Month: Craig Alston Ensemble

Jazz Appreciation Month: Craig Alston Ensemble 6pm

Live Music

The Craig Alston Ensemble performs the music of Duke Ellington and other jazz masters. Live Jazz “In Celebration of Jazz Appreciation Month” is presented in...

Waverly Branch, Meeting Room, ADA Access via Barclay Street  
Kids Book Club

Kids Book Club 6pm

Book Discussions

Share your thoughts about a book you read this month and learn about new books available at the library.

Northwood Branch  
Needles and Hooks

Needles and Hooks 6pm

Arts and Crafts

Do you enjoy knitting or crochet? Bring in your supplies to work on group projects while socializing with other yarn artists. Feel free to share patterns,...

Forest Park Branch, Meeting Room  
Writers LIVE: Stacey Patton, Spare the Kids: Why Whupping Children Won't Save Black America

Writers LIVE: Stacey Patton, Spare the Kids:... 6:30pm

Writers LIVE!

Seventy per cent of all Americans say they favor spanking, but African American culture seems to have a special attachment to it. The overwhelming majority...

Central Library, African American Department  

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