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Events

December 11 - 17, 2018

Tuesday, December 11

Make-Up Art Exhibition with Gloria Garrett

The Make-Up Art Exhibition with Gloria Garrett, Baltimore's own Makeup artist. Gloria Garrett is a self-taught artist who uses cosmetics (lipstick, finger...

Computer Classes for Home Schoolers

Computer classes for homeschooled students (Pre-K - 8th grades): learn the basic components of the computer, develop writing skills using Microsoft Word. Use...

Cherry Hill Community Peace Journal

Come fill our Journal. Write your hopes, your sorrows, your dreams, your reflections. Fill our Peace Journal with your heart's contemplations.

Google Drive Series

Documents and Calendar - Learn how to create basic documents in Google Docs. Create calendars, practice using calendar features, and share events...

Introduction to MS PowerPoint, 2010

Create custom presentations for work or personal use. Insert text, tables, WordArt, ClipArt, pictures, and AutoShapes. Learn to select and apply slide...

Yoga for Beginners

Come to the library for an hour of relaxing and stress-reducing exercise presented by Surya Allamraju of Sunshine Yoga. Please wear comfortable clothing and...

Lawyer in the Library

Lawyers from Maryland Legal Aid provide one-on-one legal services. Types of issues include: bankruptcy, child custody, divorce, expungement, removing...

Yoga For You

Learn how to use yoga for breathing, posture, and meditation and other techniques to manage stressful situations on the job and in life. Presented by Dr....

National History Day 1-on-1 Coaching

The 2018-19 National History Day theme is TRIUMPH & TRAGEDY IN HISTORY. Are you working on a National History Day research project? We can help with...

Teen Lounge

Teens, join us for an hour to chill, watch movies, listen to music, and play games. BYOS (bring your own snacks) and enjoy your time with us at Patterson Park.

Celebrate Kwanzaa

Charles Dugger presents the principles of Kwanzaa.

Learn Loom Knitting

Loom knitting is a fun, versatile way to get into knitting. Bring your loom and yarn and learn basic stitches, patterns, tips and techniques, or come in to...

Press Play

Show off your gaming skills with Wii & board games.

Waffle-Mania

Bring an appetite, cause we're making waffles!

Candle Making

Roll and decorate a beeswax candle to celebrate the darkest days of the year.

Preschool Storytime

Stories, movement, songs, and play activities that prepare your child for lifelong learning. Playtime follows. For ages 2-5 with a favorite adult. All...

Teen Lab

Get homework help, use our laptop lounge, have a snack and hang out with other teens.

#Popscope Public Astronomy Night

#Popscope is an urban movement that aims to reconnect diverse communities to the night sky and to each other by hosting free, “pop-up” telescope astronomy...

Writers LIVE: Kathleen Hall Jamieson, Cyberwar

Drawing on path-breaking work in which she and her colleagues isolated significant communication effects in the 2000 and 2008 presidential campaigns, the...

Wednesday, December 12

Make-Up Art Exhibition with Gloria Garrett

The Make-Up Art Exhibition with Gloria Garrett, Baltimore's own Makeup artist. Gloria Garrett is a self-taught artist who uses cosmetics (lipstick, finger...

Baby & Toddler Storytime

Stories, movement, play, and songs for babies in arms and toddlers together. Playtime follows. For little ones under two with a favorite adult. All...

Career Building Clinic: Writing a Resume & Job Search

Create basic resumes and cover letters using online resources. Access current job postings and search popular employment web sites. A flash drive or an...

Cherry Hill Community Peace Journal

Come fill our Journal. Write your hopes, your sorrows, your dreams, your reflections. Fill our Peace Journal with your heart's contemplations.

Job and Career Help for Veterans

Specialists from the Maryland Department of Labor, Licensing, and Regulation are available to assist veterans who have questions or need guidance about jobs...

Baby & Toddler Storytime

Stories, movement, play, and songs for babies in arms and toddlers together. Playtime follows. For little ones under two with a favorite adult. All...

Baby & Toddler Storytime

Stories, movement, play, and songs for babies in arms and toddlers together. Playtime follows. For little ones under two with a favorite adult. All...

Baby & Toddler Storytime

Stories, movement, play, and songs for babies in arms and toddlers together. Playtime follows. For little ones under two with a favorite adult. All...

Baby & Toddler Storytime

Stories, movement, play, and songs for babies in arms and toddlers together. Playtime follows. For little ones under two with a favorite adult. All...

Baby & Toddler Storytime

Stories, movement, play, and songs for babies in arms and toddlers together. Playtime follows. For little ones under two with a favorite adult. All...

Baby & Toddler Storytime

Stories, movement, play, and songs for babies in arms and toddlers together. Playtime follows. For little ones under two with a favorite adult. All...

Baby & Toddler Storytime

Stories, movement, play, and songs for babies in arms and toddlers together. Playtime follows. For little ones under two with a favorite adult. All...

Family Storytime

Stories, movement, songs, and our most fun activities. Come ready to move, laugh, and learn together. Playtime follows. For families with children ages 2-5;...

Preschool Storytime

Stories, movement, songs, and play activities that prepare your child for lifelong learning. Playtime follows. For ages 2-5 with a favorite adult. All...

Preschool Storytime

Stories, movement, songs, and play activities that prepare your child for lifelong learning. Come early for playtime. For ages 2-5 with a favorite adult....

Preschool Storytime

Stories, movement, songs, and play activities that prepare your child for lifelong learning. For ages 2-5 with a favorite adult. All abilities welcome.

Toddler Storytime

Stories, movement, play, and songs just for walking toddlers. Playtime follows. For little ones up to 36 months with a favorite adult. All abilities welcome.

Toddler Storytime

Stories, movement, play, and songs just for walking toddlers. Playtime follows. For little ones up to 36 months with a favorite adult. All abilities welcome.

Baby & Toddler Storytime

Stories, movement, play, and songs for babies in arms and toddlers together. Playtime follows. For little ones under two with a favorite adult. All...

Baby & Toddler Storytime

Stories, movement, play, and songs for babies in arms and toddlers together. Playtime follows. For little ones under two with a favorite adult. All...

Preschool Storytime

Stories, movement, songs, and play activities that prepare your child for lifelong learning. Playtime follows. For ages 2-5 with a favorite adult. All...

Preschool Storytime

Stories, movement, songs, and play activities that prepare your child for lifelong learning. Come early for playtime. For ages 2-5 with a favorite adult....

Baby & Toddler Storytime

Stories, movement, play, and songs for babies in arms and toddlers together. Come early for playtime. For little ones under two with a favorite adult. All...

Family Storytime

Stories, movement, songs, and our most fun activities. Come ready to move, laugh, and learn together. Come early for playtime. For families with children...

Preschool Storytime

Stories, movement, songs, and play activities that prepare your child for lifelong learning. Come early for playtime. For ages 2-5 with a favorite adult....

Preschool Storytime

Stories, movement, songs, and play activities that prepare your child for lifelong learning. Come early for playtime. For ages 2-5 with a favorite adult....

Baby Storytime

Stories, bounces, play, and songs perfect for babies in laps and arms. Come early for playtime. For babies from birth to first steps with a favorite adult....

Family Storytime

Stories, movement, songs, and our most fun activities. Come ready to move, laugh, and learn together. Come early for playtime. For families with children...

Preschool Storytime

Stories, movement, songs, and play activities that prepare your child for lifelong learning. Come early for playtime. For ages 2-5 with a favorite adult....

Preschool Storytime

Stories, movement, songs, and play activities that prepare your child for lifelong learning. Come early for playtime. For ages 2-5 with a favorite adult....

Email

Talk, chat, share, schedule, store, organize, collaborate, discover and create. Class prerequisite recommendations: ABCs of the PC and Skill Builders’...

Sit and Keep Healthy

Learn how you can tone and strengthen your body through a variety of sitting exercises.

Lawyer in the Library

Lawyers from Maryland Legal Aid provide one-on-one legal services. Types of issues include: bankruptcy, child custody, divorce, expungement, removing...

Digital Drop-In

The Digital Drop-In Clinic is open for any and all basic technology questions, where we'll do our best to assist you in a relaxed, low-stress...

Living Well with Diabetes

Living Well is a free workshop for those living with diabetes or caring for someone with diabetes. This six-week program can help you take care of your...

Crafternoon

Weekly arts and crafts for children and their caregivers.

Google Drive Series

Documents and Calendar - Learn how to create basic documents in Google Docs. Create calendars, practice using calendar features and share events...

National History Day 1-on-1 Coaching

The 2018-19 National History Day theme is TRIUMPH & TRAGEDY IN HISTORY. Are you working on a National History Day research project? We can help with...

Teen Lounge

Teens, join us for an hour to chill, watch movies, listen to music, and play games. BYOS (bring your own snacks) and enjoy your time with us at Patterson Park.

 Tick, Tock, Beat the Clock

Practice reading analog and digital clocks through games that test your speed.

Built By Imagination

Classic Lego, Duplo, and Bristle Block creative fun.

Cursive Club

Learn how to write in cursive and use your new skills to make different crafts.

Free Family Flicks: Arthur Christmas

Come enjoy the antics of the hilarious and heart-warming film, Arthur Christmas.

Family Storytime

Stories, movement, songs, and our most fun activities. Come ready to move, laugh, and learn together. Playtime follows. For families with children ages 2-5;...

Pretty Poinsettia

Come in and create a pet-friendly poinsettia to brighten up the holidays.

SAT Study Group

No matter where you are in your study process, join our SAT specialist for practice and advice on all parts of the test, including math, English, and essay...

Jamercise

An exercise program of dance to hot new music.

Introduction to Microsoft Office and Computer Basics

In this 6 session series, four topics will be discussed: ABCs of the PC (Personal Computer) & Skill Builders’ Workshops, Intrsoduction to Computers/Windows,...

Picture Book Bunch

Read along with our favorite picture books, make art based on the book of the day, and enjoy a snack. Recommended for children ages 7 and under with a...

An Evening with Nic Stone, One Book Baltimore author

Nic Stone will be in conversation with Rashad Staton, Youth Engagement Specialist for Baltimore City Public Schools. One Book Baltimore is a new initiative...

Thursday, December 13

Make-Up Art Exhibition with Gloria Garrett

The Make-Up Art Exhibition with Gloria Garrett, Baltimore's own Makeup artist. Gloria Garrett is a self-taught artist who uses cosmetics (lipstick, finger...

Cherry Hill Community Peace Journal

Come fill our Journal. Write your hopes, your sorrows, your dreams, your reflections. Fill our Peace Journal with your heart's contemplations.

Intro to MS Office and Computer Basics

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

Introduction to MS Word, 2010

Create, open, format, and save documents in this basic word processing class. Learn to use the sspelling and grammar feature, create bulleted and numbered...

Preschool Storytime

Stories, movement, songs, and play activities that prepare your child for lifelong learning. For ages 2-5 with a favorite adult. All abilities welcome.

Preschool Storytime

Stories, movement, songs, and play activities that prepare your child for lifelong learning. For ages 2-5 with a favorite adult. All abilities welcome.

Baby & Toddler Storytime

Stories, movement, play, and songs for babies in arms and toddlers together. Playtime follows. For little ones under two with a favorite adult. All...

Baby & Toddler Storytime

Stories, movement, play, and songs for babies in arms and toddlers together. Playtime follows. For little ones under two with a favorite adult. All...

Baby & Toddler Storytime

Stories, movement, play, and songs for babies in arms and toddlers together. Playtime follows. For little ones under two with a favorite adult. All...

Baby & Toddler Storytime

Stories, movement, play, and songs for babies in arms and toddlers together. For little ones under two with a favorite adult. All abilities welcome.

Baby & Toddler Storytime

Stories, movement, play, and songs for babies in arms and toddlers together. Playtime follows. For little ones under two with a favorite adult. All...

Canciones y cuentos para pequeñitos en español e inglés / Baby & Toddler Storytime in Spanish and English

Cuentos, movimientos, juegos y canciones para bebés en brazos y niños pequeños juntos. Llegue temprano o quédese después para jugar. Para niños menores de...

Family Storytime

Stories, movement, songs, and our most fun activities. Come ready to move, laugh, and learn together. Come early for playtime. For families with children...

Toddler Storytime

Stories, movement, play, and songs just for walking toddlers. Playtime follows. For little ones up to 36 months with a favorite adult. All abilities welcome.

Preschool Storytime

Stories, movement, songs, and play activities that prepare your child for lifelong learning. Come early for playtime. For ages 2-5 with a favorite adult....

Mindful Meditation

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

Baby & Toddler Storytime

Stories, movement, play, and songs for babies in arms and toddlers together. Playtime follows. For little ones under two with a favorite adult. All...

Baby Storytime

Stories, bounces, play, and songs perfect for babies in laps and arms. Playtime follows. For babies from birth to first steps with a favorite adult. All...

2:30pm
National History Day 1-on-1 Coaching

The 2018-19 National History Day theme is TRIUMPH & TRAGEDY IN HISTORY. Are you working on a National History Day research project? We can help with...

Teen Lounge

Teens, join us for an hour to chill, watch movies, listen to music, and play games. BYOS (bring your own snacks) and enjoy your time with us at Patterson Park.

Anime Club

Watch and discuss your favorite anime with friends. There will be snacks.

Preschool Storytime

Stories, movement, songs, and play activities that prepare your child for lifelong learning. Playtime follows. For ages 3-5 with a favorite adult. All...

Film: Mr. Magoo's Christmas Carol

Watch the classic Dickensian tale brought to life as a musical with the silly Mr. Magoo in the lead as Ebenezer Scrooge.

Mythological Fun Night

Make maps of your own fantasy world, create a mythological creature, and more!

STEAM Afternoon

Engage in trending experiements such as circuits, coding, and engineering.

Jamercise Advanced

Intense cardio, metabolic, and lateral training exercise, using dance moves and strength training.

Let's Anime

Let's have fun watching our favorite anime.

Introduction to MS PowerPoint, 2010

Create custom presentations for work or personal use. Insert text, tables, WordArt, ClipArt, pictures, and AutoShapes. Learn to select and apply slide...

Introduction to MS Word, 2010

Create, open, format, and save documents in this basic word processing class. Learn to use the spelling and grammar feature, create bulleted and numbered...

Introduction to Microsoft Office and Computer Basics

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

Make and Take Craft: Bath Bomb

Make a perfect gift, or keep the bath bomb for yourself.

Adult Paint Night

Create your own original artwork under the direction of artist Melku Tafari. Registration is required; call 410-396-6053 to register.

Celebrate Kwanzaa

Charles Dugger presents the principles of Kwanzaa.

Film: Lion

Five year old Saroo gets lost on a train which takes him thousands of miles across India, away from home and family. Saroo must learn to survive alone in...

Holiday Celebration

Make a fresh holiday floral centerpiece to take home. All materials provided. The Friends School of Baltimore chorus will perform holiday favorites. Light...

Holiday Open House

Join us for our annual Holiday Open House with refreshments, special "guests" and a sing-a-long led by Edwin Perez and pianist Michael Tan.

Jazz in the Stacks

Enjoy a jazz ensemble lead by Guy Bragg, keyboardist. Presented in partnership with Contemporary Arts Inc.

Paint Night At Hamilton

Come join us as local artist, Arthur Brown, leads you step-by-step in creating your own masterpiece. All supplies will be provided by the...

3D Name Sculptures

Make your name stand out. Create a different design for each letter of your name and arrange it in your own unique way.

An Evening with Mary Schmidt Campbell, An American Odyssey: The Life and Work of Romare Bearden

Romare Bearden’s life intersected squarely with the battle over representation of black experience in America. He spent his childhood at the heart of the New...

Pajama Storytime

Put on your pajamas, pack a snack, and join Miss Lisa for an evening storytime.

Preschool Storytime

Stories, movement, songs, and play activities that prepare your child for lifelong learning. Playtime follows. For ages 2-5 with a favorite adult. All...

Friday, December 14

Make-Up Art Exhibition with Gloria Garrett

The Make-Up Art Exhibition with Gloria Garrett, Baltimore's own Makeup artist. Gloria Garrett is a self-taught artist who uses cosmetics (lipstick, finger...

Cherry Hill Community Peace Journal

Come fill our Journal. Write your hopes, your sorrows, your dreams, your reflections. Fill our Peace Journal with your heart's contemplations.

Email: Beyond the Basics

Compose, send and receive messages. Learn to attach documents and graphics to email messages. Registration information: Click the button to the right to...

Google Drive Series

Documents and Calendar - Learn how to create basic documents in Google Docs. Create calendars, practice using calendar features and share events...

Baby & Toddler Storytime

Stories, movement, play, and songs for babies in arms and toddlers together. Playtime follows. For little ones under two with a favorite adult. All...

Baby & Toddler Storytime

Stories, movement, play, and songs for babies in arms and toddlers together. Come early for playtime. For little ones under two with a favorite adult. All...

Baby & Toddler Storytime

Stories, movement, play, and songs for babies in arms and toddlers together. Come early for playtime. For little ones under two with a favorite adult. All...

Chess and Checkers Tournament

Adults and Teens compete in mind bending games to win a grand prize.

Teen Lounge

Teens, join us for an hour to chill, watch movies, listen to music, and play games. BYOS (bring your own snacks) and enjoy your time with us at Patterson Park.

Anime Watch

Join Forest Park as we watch a few of your favorite Anime episodes.

A CHRISTMAS CAROL: A Solo Performance of Dickens' Classic Holiday Tale

Adapted & performed by Greg Oliver Bodine Directed by Shana Solomon THE STORY: Charles Dickens' 1867 American Reading Tour is off to a rough start. Due to...

Saturday, December 15

Baby Storytime

Stories, bounces, play, and songs perfect for babies in laps and arms. Playtime follows. For babies from birth to first steps with a favorite adult. All...

Cherry Hill Community Peace Journal

Come fill our Journal. Write your hopes, your sorrows, your dreams, your reflections. Fill our Peace Journal with your heart's contemplations.

National History Day 1-on-1 Coaching

The 2018-19 National History Day theme is TRIUMPH & TRAGEDY IN HISTORY. Are you working on a National History Day research project? We can help with...

Book Discussion

Read and discuss Wishin' and Hopin' by Wally Lamb.

Baby & Toddler Storytime

Stories, movement, play, and songs for babies in arms and toddlers together. Playtime follows. For little ones under two with a favorite adult. All...

Chair Yoga

Presented by Surya Allamraju of Sunshine Yoga.

Family Storytime

Stories, movement, songs, and our most fun activities. Come ready to move, laugh, and learn together. Playtime follows. For families with children ages...

Family Storytime

Stories, movement, songs, and our most fun activities. Come ready to move, laugh, and learn together. Come early or stay after for playtime. For families...

Saturday at the Cinema: The Polar Express

A doubting 8-year-old boy is whisked to the North Pole on a magical train for a meeting with Santa. Meanwhile, the train's conductor, along with the other...

Toddler Storytime

Stories, movement, play, and songs just for walking toddlers. Playtime follows. For little ones up to 36 months with a favorite adult. All abilities welcome.

Sensory Playtime

Play and learn with toys to touch, feel, hear, and watch. For children under 7 with a favorite adult. All abilities welcome.

Celebrate Kwanzaa

Charles Dugger presents the principles of Kwanzaa.

Family STEM: Build It

Engineer a fun afternoon of architectural games and activities for all ages.

Film: Ant-Man

Catch up on the Marvel Cinematic Universe and the journey to Infinity War as Ant-Man joins the fight. Armed with a super-suit with the astonishing ability...

Meet the Author: Petula Caesar, She's Such a Bright Girl: An American Story

Petula Caesar, author of She’s Such A Bright Girl: An American Story, leads a conversation about colorism based on the experiences she recounts in her...

New World Outreach Jazz Orchestra Winter Concert

The New World Outreach Jazz Orchestra will perform the sounds of the season.

The Basics of Financial Literacy

Financial Literacy is the ability to understand money, how someone manages to earn or make it, how that person manages it, budget, daily spending journal,...

Sunday, December 16

Coding with Cubetto

Learn basic coding with the gentle Cubetto Robot. For children between 5 and 9 with a favorite adult.

Monday, December 17

Make-Up Art Exhibition with Gloria Garrett

The Make-Up Art Exhibition with Gloria Garrett, Baltimore's own Makeup artist. Gloria Garrett is a self-taught artist who uses cosmetics (lipstick, finger...

Cherry Hill Community Peace Journal

Come fill our Journal. Write your hopes, your sorrows, your dreams, your reflections. Fill our Peace Journal with your heart's contemplations.

Lawyer in the Library

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

Baby Storytime

Stories, bounces, play, and songs perfect for babies in laps and arms. Come early or stay after for playtime. For babies from birth to first steps with a...

Preschool Storytime

Stories, movement, songs, and play activities that prepare your child for lifelong learning. Playtime follows. For ages 3-5 with a favorite adult. All...

Hollins House Book Club

Join us at Hollins House (1010 W. Baltimore St, Baltimore, MD 21223) for lively book discussions. Light refreshments will be served. All are...

Monday Yarns

Knit or crochet while listening to an audiobook.

Free Family Flick: Polar Express

Come in and enjoy the showing of The Polar Express movie and a craft.

National History Day 1-on-1 Coaching

The 2018-19 National History Day theme is TRIUMPH & TRAGEDY IN HISTORY. Are you working on a National History Day research project? We can help with...

Teen Lounge

Teens, join us for an hour to chill, watch movies, listen to music, and play games. BYOS (bring your own snacks) and enjoy your time with us at Patterson Park.

Deck the Children's Department

Make festive paper decorations such as snowflakes to decorate our Children's Department - every Monday in December.

Holiday Decor

Join us for some fun festivties using candies and candles for holiday decorations. Space is limited; registration required; please call to register at...

Level Up Club: Create & Play

The level up club utilizes STEAM to curate visual literacy programs for gaming and comic book enthusiast.

Teen Book Discussion

Share what you have been reading with the teen librarian at the Govans Branch.

Free Family Flick: The Star

An adventurous donkey goes on an epic journey to the birth of Jesus. Director: Timothy Reckart, 2017, 86 min. Cast: Steven Yeun, Gina Rodriguez, Zachary...

Scribble Society

Do you love writing and drawing? Join our writing club where our fanfictions, poetry, manga, doodles, and more will be self-published in a collaborative...

Yoga for Everyone

Deep breathing, relaxation, basic yoga poses and stretching -- these mixed level classes are open to those brand new to yoga. Bring your own yoga mat....

Juice Box and Paint

Bring your own creative juices to this fun arts and crafts workshop.

Ugly Sweater

Come out and make the ugliest sweater you can imagine!

Zumbini with Miss Lisa

A music and movement class created for infants, toddlers, preschoolers and their caregivers, full of music, dance, and educational tools. Designed to let...

Beginning Origami for Adults

Learn the art of paper folding. Materials will be provided.

Family Storytime

Stories, movement, songs, and our most fun activities. Come ready to move, laugh, and learn together. Playtime follows. For families with children ages 2-5;...

Monday Movie: Breaking In

A mom breaks into her late father's high-security estate when men hold her kids hostage inside. 2018; 88 min. Cast: Gabrielle Union, Billy Burke, Richard...

Introduction to Microsoft Office and Computer Basics

In this 6 session series, four topics will be discussed: ABCs of the PC (Personal Computer) & Skill Builders’ Workshops, Intrsoduction to Computers/Windows,...

Celebrate Kwanzaa

Charles Dugger presents the principles of Kwanzaa.

Hamilton Book Club

Join us as we read and discuss Merry and Bright by Debbie Macomber.

Light Street Writers Exchange

A read and critique group for writers with interest in all forms of writing: poetry, novel, short story, creative nonfiction. Writers of any ability are...

Needles and Hooks

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

Yoga for Everyone

Deep breathing, relaxation, basic yoga poses and stretching -- these mixed level classes are open to those brand new to yoga. Bring your own yoga mat....

Deck the Halls

Join us for some holiday decorating tips. Make your own decoration to take home. Please call 410-396-1099 to register. All supplies provided.

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