Judy Cooper Events

May 29 - June 4, 2016

Tuesday, May 31

Classes for Homeschoolers

Classes for Homeschoolers 9:00am

Computer Classes

Course Content: Classes for homeschooled students (Pre-K - 8th grades). Learn the basic components of the computer and develop writing skills using Microsoft...

Orleans Street Branch, 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  
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  
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  
Open Chess

Open Chess 3:00pm

Gaming

Drop-in and play -- beginners to advanced.

Pennsylvania Avenue Branch  
Get Fit at Your Library

Get Fit at Your Library 5:00pm

Health and Fitness

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

Herring Run Branch  
Microsoft Excel 2010

Microsoft Excel 2010 5:30pm

Computer Classes

Course content: A two-part class. Learn to move around within the spreadsheet; select cells; add worksheets, rows and columns; resize and format cells; sort,...

Orleans Street Branch, Pratt Center for Technology Training - Computer Lab  

Wednesday, June 1

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  
Savvy Caregiver Workshop: Nursing Home and Assisted Living: Know Your Rights

Savvy Caregiver Workshop: Nursing Home and... 10:00am

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...

Orleans Street Branch, Meeting Room  
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  
Introduction to Microsoft Word 2010

Introduction to Microsoft Word 2010 12:30pm

Computer Classes

Course content: 2 classes, 2 hours per class. Learn to create, open, format, and save documents in this basic word processing class. Learn to use the...

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

SeniorTec 12:30pm

Computer Classes

Course content: 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...

Orleans Street Branch, Pratt Center for Technology Training  
Savvy Caregiver Educational Workshop:Nursing Home & Assisted Living: Know Your Rights

Savvy Caregiver Educational Workshop:Nursing... 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  
Open Chess

Open Chess 3:00pm

Gaming

Drop-in and play -- beginners to advanced.

Pennsylvania Avenue Branch  
Spanish for Kids

Spanish for Kids 3:00pm

En Espanol

Learn basic conversational phrases in Spanish.

Cherry Hill Branch, Meeting Room  
Anime and Beyond

Anime and Beyond 5:00pm

After School Activities

Watch Anime on the big screen. Discuss manga and graphic novels. Enjoy drawing characters and scenes.

Pennsylvania Avenue Branch, Meeting Room  
Chess For Kids

Chess For Kids 5:00pm

Gaming

Learn easy strategies, tactics, and rules of chess while enjoying light refreshments.

Forest Park Branch, Conference Room  
Caribbean American Heritage Month presents: African Reggae

Caribbean American Heritage Month presents:... 6:00pm

Live Music

Music and discussion hosted by Deejay Lovey of Africa and World Beat on WEAA.

Waverly Branch, Meeting Room  
Hooked On Yarn

Hooked On Yarn 6:00pm

Arts and Crafts

Crocheters meet to learn, to share patterns and techniques, and to participate in group projects. Note: Experienced crocheters are needed to aid and inspire...

Forest Park Branch, Meeting Room  
Waverly Book Discussion Group

Waverly Book Discussion Group 6:15pm

Book Discussions

Read and discuss Land of Love and Drowning by Tiphanie Yanique. An epic family saga set against the magic and the rhythms of the Virgin Islands.

Waverly Branch, Quiet Room  
Canton Reading Society

Canton Reading Society 6:30pm

Book Discussions

Read and discuss Unbroken by Laura Hillenbrand. Louis Zamperini channeled the energy of his boyhood delinquency into becoming a competitive runner. He...

Canton Branch, Meeting Room  

Thursday, June 2

Open Chess

Open Chess 3:00pm

Gaming

Drop-in and play -- beginners to advanced.

Pennsylvania Avenue Branch  
Herbs 101

Herbs 101 6:00pm

Health and Fitness

Explore the world of herbs, the common and the not-so-well-known, their lore, use and care. Library book pictured: New Encyclopedia of Herbs &...

Govans Branch  

Friday, June 3

SeniorTEC: Computer Basics

SeniorTEC: Computer Basics 10:00am

Computer Classes

For ages 55 and older - five classes, 2 hours per class. Learn basic mouse and keyboard skills, create an email account, and learn basic word processing skills.

Southeast Anchor Library, Pratt Center for Technology Training - 2nd Floor  
Open Chess

Open Chess 3:00pm

Gaming

Drop-in and play -- beginners to advanced.

Pennsylvania Avenue Branch  
HOOKED!

HOOKED! 4:00pm

Arts and Crafts

Impress your friends with your handmade scarves, hats, and bracelets. Learn the basic stitches of crochet to make your own gift items for family and friends.

Cherry Hill Branch, Meeting Room  

Saturday, June 4

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 the Internet

Introduction to the Internet 10:00am

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  
Job Seeker Workshops

Job Seeker Workshops 10:00am

Jobs and Careers

Get help with your online applications, your resume, cover letter and other job-related tasks with our Career Coach Volunteer.

Waverly Branch, Computer lab  
Get Fit at Your Library

Get Fit at Your Library 11:00am

Health and Fitness

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

Herring Run Branch  
Yarn Club

Yarn Club 12:00pm

Arts and Crafts

Join this community of yarn artists in a group project or work on something of your own.

Northwood Branch  
Caribbean American Heritage Month Presents: Mirlande Jean-Gilles and Dirk Joseph Exhibit

Caribbean American Heritage Month Presents:... 1:00pm

Exhibits

Mirlande Jean-Gilles' vibrant collages have previously been exhibited at the Enoch Pratt Free Library in Baltimore. Her work was part of the group...

Waverly Branch, Meeting Room  
Hooked On Yarn

Hooked On Yarn 1:00pm

Arts and Crafts

Crocheters meet to learn, to share patterns and techniques, and to participate in group projects. Note: Experienced crocheters are needed to aid and inspire...

Forest Park Branch, Meeting Room  
Writing Workshops

Writing Workshops 1:00pm

Presented by Black Writers' Guild of Maryland.

Pennsylvania Avenue Branch, Meeting Room  
Ant-Man

Ant-Man 2:00pm

Films

A con artist named Scott Lang (Paul Rudd) gets a shot at redemption when his mentor (Michael Douglas) asks him to protect a superpowered suit. Donning the...

Central Library, Meyerhoff Children's Garden  
Meet the Author: Antero Pietila, Not in My Neighborhood: How Bigotry Shaped a Great American City

Meet the Author: Antero Pietila, Not in My... 2:00pm

The Friends of the Govans Library is pleased to host former Baltimore Sun reporter, Antero Pietila, who will present from his book, Not in My Neighborhood:...

Govans Branch  
Film: Hunger Games: Mockingjay Part 2

Film: Hunger Games: Mockingjay Part 2 2:30pm

Films

As the war of Panem escalates to the destruction of other districts by the Capitol, Katniss Everdeen, the reluctant leader of the rebellion, must bring...

Herring Run Branch, Auditorium  
Get Fit at Your Library

Get Fit at Your Library 2:30pm

Health and Fitness

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

Edmondson Avenue Branch, Meeting Room  

May 29 - June 4, 2016

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