Adults Events

June 29 - July 5, 2016

Wednesday, June 29

Blogging Tools and Tips

Blogging Tools and Tips 10:00am

Computer Classes

Everyone has a story to tell, and none of them are quite the same. What makes a good story, and how can you begin to share it with others? This class covers...

Central Library, Public Computer Center  
Email Beyond The Basics

Email Beyond The Basics 12:30pm

Computer Classes

Course content: Using Google, create an email account; learn to compose, send and retrieve messages; send attachments; create and delete folders; and move...

Walbrook Branch, Pratt Center for Technology Training - Computer Lab  
Get Fit @ Your Library

Get Fit @ Your Library 12:30pm

Health and Fitness

Workout to popular line dances, hip-hop, Caribbean and African rhythms.

Northwood Branch  
Career Building Clinic

Career Building Clinic 3:00pm

Computer Classes

Course content: Create basic resumes and cover letters using online resources. Access current job postings and search popular employment web sites. A flash...

Walbrook Branch, Pratt Center for Technology Training - Computer Lab  
Open Chess

Open Chess 3:00pm

Gaming

Drop-in and play -- beginners to advanced.

Pennsylvania Avenue Branch  
Introduction to Google Docs

Introduction to Google Docs 5:30pm

Computer Classes

Documents and Calendar - Create basic documents in Google. Drawings - Create, and edit images, charts, diagrams and WordArt. Sheets - (Spreadsheets). Create...

Pennsylvania Avenue Branch, Pratt Center for Technology Training - Computer Lab  
Zika Virus Fact Sheet

Zika Virus Fact Sheet 6:00pm

Health and Fitness

Dr. Matthew Laurens, pediatric infectious disease specialist with the University of Maryland Baltimore, Institute for Global Health (IGH), will discuss the...

Northwood Branch, Meeting Room  
An Evening With Jessica Anya Blau and Matthew Norman

An Evening With Jessica Anya Blau and Matthew... 6:30pm

Writers LIVE!, Summer Reading

Jessica Anya Blau is the author of The Wonder Bread Summer, Drinking Closer to Home, and the nationally bestselling The Summer of Naked Swim Parties. Her...

Central Library, Meyerhoff Children's Garden, Night Room  
Healthy Living:  The Sneaky Reasons Your Body Won't Let Go of Extra Weight

Healthy Living: The Sneaky Reasons Your Body... 6:30pm

Health and Fitness

Do you crave feeling beautiful and confident in your own body? Do you want to stop beating yourself up over poor diet choices and start knowing you are on...

Roland Park Branch, Meeting Room  

Thursday, June 30

Open Chess

Open Chess 3:00pm

Gaming

Drop-in and play -- beginners to advanced.

Pennsylvania Avenue Branch  
Introduction to Google Docs

Introduction to Google Docs 5:30pm

Computer Classes

Documents and Calendar - Create basic documents in Google. Drawings - Create, and edit images, charts, diagrams and WordArt. Sheets - (Spreadsheets). Create...

Walbrook Branch, Pratt Center for Technology Training - Computer Lab  
Summer Safety Health Event

Summer Safety Health Event 6:00pm

Health and Fitness

Summer Safety addresses those health risks related to the sun and heat, from skin cancer to proper food handling. Presented by Priority Partners.

Hamilton Branch  
You Gotta Have Heart

You Gotta Have Heart 6:00pm

Health and Fitness

In this one-hour CPR class, you'll learn to save someone’s life if you witness him/her fall unconscious or become unresponsive. Call 410-396-0970 to sign...

Orleans Street Branch  
Book Discussion

Book Discussion 6:30pm

Book Discussions

Read and discuss Golden Age by Jane Smiley.

Govans Branch  

Friday, July 1

E-Mail Beyond the Basics

E-Mail Beyond the Basics 10:00am

Computer Classes

Course content: Use Google to create an email account. Learn to compose, send and retrieve messages, send attachments, create and delete folders, and move...

Southeast Anchor Library, Pratt Center for Technology Training, 2nd flr.  

Saturday, July 2

Coffee Talk

Coffee Talk 10:00am

Book Discussions

Read any good books lately? We provide the coffee, you provide the talk.

Edmondson Avenue Branch, Adult Department  
Introduction to Computers

Introduction to Computers 10:00am

Computer Classes

Learn about computer software and hardware, as well as how to use the mouse and keyboard. Learn about the components of a computer and common computer terms.

Central Library, Public Computer Center  
Zumba with Consuela

Zumba with Consuela 10:30am

Health and Fitness

Dance your way to fitness this summer. The fitness program consists of short-dance and aerobic-exercise routines performed to popular salsa, hip-hop, and...

Southeast Anchor Library, Auditorium  
Get Fit at Your Library

Get Fit at Your Library 12:00pm

Health and Fitness

Workout to popular line dances, hip-hop, Caribbean and African rhythms. Wear comfortable shoes and clothing.

Edmondson Avenue Branch, Auditorium  
Canton Saturday Matinee: Films for Foodies

Canton Saturday Matinee: Films for Foodies 2:00pm

Films

Screening of Julie and Julia Amateur chef Julie Powell decides to cook her way through Julia Child's Mastering the Art of French Cooking, preparing each of...

Canton Branch, Meeting Room  
Cinema Southeast: Creed

Cinema Southeast: Creed 2:00pm

Films

Your legacy is more than a name. The former World Heavyweight Champion Rocky Balboa serves as a trainer and mentor to Adonis Johnson, the son of his late...

Southeast Anchor Library, Auditorium  

Tuesday, July 5

Introduction to Microsoft Office and Computer Basics

Introduction to Microsoft Office and Computer... 10:00am

Computer Classes

Six-Week Class Series, 2 hours per class. Course content: In this six-week series, four topics will be discussed: ABCs of the PC (Personal Computer) & Skill...

Northwood Branch, Pratt Center for Technology Training  
Introduction to Microsoft Office and Computer Basics

Introduction to Microsoft Office and Computer... 10:00am

Computer Classes

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

Southeast Anchor Library, Pratt Center for Technology Training  
Goodwill Industries of the Chesapeake, Inc.: Job Readiness Program

Goodwill Industries of the Chesapeake, Inc.:... 10:30am

Jobs and Careers

Free employment readiness, job search assistance and resume help. Orientation sessions on June 14, 2016 and August 9, 2016

Waverly Branch, Quiet Study Room  
On Your Mark, Get Set, Cook

On Your Mark, Get Set, Cook 12:30pm

Health and Fitness, Summer Reading

Make and taste an easy, healthy, no-cook recipe.

Cherry Hill Branch  
Baltimarket Virtual Supermarket Brings ShopRite to You

Baltimarket Virtual Supermarket Brings ShopRite... 1:00pm

Health and Fitness

Order your groceries between 1-3 p.m. on Tuesday. Pick them up from the library on Wednesday between 3:30 - 4:30 p.m..

Cherry Hill Branch  
Lawyer in the Library: One-on-One Consultations

Lawyer in the Library: One-on-One Consultations 1:00pm

Lawyers from Maryland Legal Aid give one-on-one legal services.

Pennsylvania Avenue Branch, Story Room  
Savvy Caregiver Educational Workshop: Financial Assistance & Resources

Savvy Caregiver Educational Workshop: Financial... 1:00pm

Health and Fitness

The Savvy Caregiver is a series of ten educational workshops designed to provide caregivers with information, resources, and support on a variety of...

Waverly Branch, Meeting Room  
Spanish for Seniors

Spanish for Seniors 1:00pm

En Espanol

Impress your friends with your ability to use conversational words and phrases in Spanish. We will practice pronunciation and also learn some grammar. We...

Cherry Hill Branch, Meeting Room  
Job Clinic

Job Clinic 5:00pm

Jobs and Careers

Are you looking for a new job? Do you need assistance with creating or updating your resume? Could your cover letter use some tweaking? Are you having...

Orleans Street Branch, Quiet Study Room  

June 29 - July 5, 2016

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