Events

Wednesday, April 19

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  
Introduction to the Internet

Introduction to the Internet 10am

Computer Classes

Understand the basics of navigating the World Wide Web with a browser. Learn about social networks, Internet terms, and cloud storage.

Central Library, Public Computer Center  
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 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 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  
Toddler Jumps

Toddler Jumps 10:30am

Story Time

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

Govans Branch  
Fairy Tale Tea Party

Fairy Tale Tea Party 11am

Fairy Tale Festival

Play with dress up clothes and make a fairy wand at the library tea party.

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.

Hamilton Branch  
Preschool Leaps

Preschool Leaps 11am

Story Time

Stories, songs, and fun for preschoolers.

Southeast Anchor Library  
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  
Preschool Leaps

Preschool Leaps 11:30am

Story Time

Stories, songs, and fun for preschoolers.

Govans 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  
Mixed Media Book Club

Mixed Media Book Club 1pm

Book Discussions

Join us for a discussion of When Death Comes Stealing by Valerie Wilson Wesley. Check out the book in print, audio or electronic form and join us for a...

Forest Park Branch, Meeting Room  
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  
Best Book Discussion Ever

Best Book Discussion Ever 3:30pm

Book Discussions

What have you been reading? Come share a book or two with us.

Brooklyn Branch, Meeting Room  
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  
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  
Fairy Tale Storytelling

Fairy Tale Storytelling 4pm

After School Activities, Fairy Tale Festival

Oral storytelling and reading of our most beloved fairytales using characters and props to act them out. Refreshments.

Pennsylvania Avenue Branch  
Visionary Explorers: Presented by the American Visionary Art Museum

Visionary Explorers: Presented by the American... 4pm

After School Activities, Arts and Crafts

The American Visionary Art Museum (AVAM) is offering a series of free afterschool workshops. Join us in exploring creative new territory inspired by our...

Waverly 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  
Disney Delights: The Dark Crystal

Disney Delights: The Dark Crystal 5pm

Films

To celebrate our annual Fairy Tale Festival, we are showing Jim Henson's Creature Shop classic The Dark Crystal. Shown with subtitles; snacks are...

Roland Park Branch, Meeting Room  
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  
4-H Phoenix Club

4-H Phoenix Club 6pm

After School Activities

Open to kids and teens ages 5-18, 4-H (heads, hearts, hands, health) teaches youth practical skills through hands-on activities and community service...

Forest Park Branch, Meeting Room  
Introduction to Finding Grants

Introduction to Finding Grants 6pm

Non-Profit Management and Fundraising Classes

Learn what funders are looking for in nonprofits seeking grants and how to find potential funders. Presented by Janice Z. Rosenberg, Foundation Center.

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  
Riddle Me This

Riddle Me This 6pm

After School Activities

Come and enjoy some brain teasers with your friends.

Edmondson Avenue Branch  
An Evening with Mason Jar Press

An Evening with Mason Jar Press 6:30pm

Writers LIVE!

Mason Jar Press, a new, local independent press, brings together their authors in a celebration of literature and art. Join the authors of the most recent...

Maryland State Library for the Blind and Physically Handicapped  

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