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Events Calendar

Events

June 20 - 26, 2019

Thursday, June 20

Introduction to Google Drive

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

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...

Caribbean American Heritage Month: Art Exhibit featuring Mirlande Jean-Gilles

Collage artist, Mirlande Jean-Gilles vibrant collages are inspired by her Haitian heritage and alsoi pay tribute to women and mothers all over the world. In...

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...

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

A guided meditation session led by Surya Allamraju of Sunshine Yoga.

Mixed Media Book Club

Join us for a discussion of The Only Woman in the Room by Marie Benedict. Check out the book in print, audio or electronic form and join us for a stimulating...

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...

Fun in the Sun

Enjoy outside games, crafts, and a cool treat.

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
 Teen Literature: Creative Writing

Come channel your creative writing skills with us in the library through prose and poetry!

Beach Towels

Join us for a fun summer activity and design your own beach towels!

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...

Teen Video Game Night

Play video games with your friends on the big screen! We have Xbox One X, PlayStation 4, and Nintendo Switch.

Game Truck at Forest Park Branch!

Are you ready for PrattCon 2019? Well, get a taste of it by stopping by the Forest Park Branch to play games in our state-of-the-art gaming truck!

Teen Wii Play

Play active games with other teens for fun.

Family Movie

Join us in watching Ralph Breaks the Internet (5/23) and Deep (6/20).

Fast Track to a Job: Visionary Pop-Up Session

This hands on session, facilitated by Natasha OrtizFortier, founder of Creative Career Chic, is designed to inspire and engage you as you explore the next...

Free Family Flicks - Iron Giant

Enjoy old-fashioned family films on a big screen! A giant metal machine falls to Earth in 1958 and frightens the residents of a small town in Maine, until...

Email Basics

Compose, send and receive messages. Learn to attach documents and graphics to email messages. Class Prerequisite Recommendations - An e-mail account is...

Google Drive Series

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

Caribbean American History Month: Adult Paint Night

Create your own original artwork under the direction of artist, Dirk Joseph. Refreshments and supplies provided. Please call 410-396-6053 to register.

Jewelry Making

Learn the basics of beading using various types of beads. Registration required; call 410-396-6098 to register.

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. Presented...

Book Bites

Join for snacks as we read and discuss the following books: Thursday, September 19th: Behind the Beautiful Forevers: Life, Death, and Hope in a Mumbai...

Friday, June 21

Career Building Workshop

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

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...

CANCELLED: Baby & Toddler Storytime

This event has been cancelled through the end of June. We apologize for any inconvenience. Stories, movement, play, and songs for babies in arms and...

Caribbean American Heritage Month: Art Exhibit featuring Mirlande Jean-Gilles

Collage artist, Mirlande Jean-Gilles vibrant collages are inspired by her Haitian heritage and alsoi pay tribute to women and mothers all over the world. In...

Yoga For Beginners

Presented by Surya Allamraju of Sunshine Yoga. Please bring your own Yoga mat.

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....

CANCELLED: Baby & Toddler Storytime

This event has been cancelled through the end of June 2019. We apologize for any inconvenience. Stories, movement, play, and songs for babies in arms and...

Flash Back Friday Cinema: Crooklyn

As her teacher mother, Carolyn (Alfre Woodard), and her jazz musician father, Woody (Delroy Lindo), worry over monthly bills, grade-schooler student Troy...

Women's Self Defense Workshop

Learn the fundamental skills necessary to defend yourself. Presented by Aquil Bey of Tailored Defense Training Group.

LEGOvans Fridays

Bring your imagination and create with LEGOS. Build something big, something small, something new, or something tall.

Saturday, June 22

Caribbean American Heritage Month Presents: Mirlande Jean-Gilles Reception and workshop

Join our featured artist for Caribbean American Heritage Month, Mirlande jean-Gilles for an informative talk on her work and life as an artist. Particpate...

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.

Zumba Classes

Dance your way to fitness in these free adult Zumba classes. The fitness program consists of short-dance and aerobic-exercise routines performed to popular...

Canton Cinematheque: If...

In this allegorical story, a revolution led by pupil Mick Travis takes place at an old established private school in England. 1968. Directed by Lindsay...

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...

Fast Track to a Job: Mock Interviews

Join Lisa Wingfield of MadeIt! Foundation to get practice and tips for job interviews.

Get Fit @ Your Library

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

Knot Just Knitting

We are a casual group of yarn crafters sharing tips and ideas. We are willing to help beginners. All are welcome!

7000 Miles Home: Street Dogs in India

Meet the amazing street dogs of India who have come to the U.S. to find forever homes. This brief documentary, made by dog rescue organization Operation Paws...

A Universe of Movies: Avatar

On the lush alien world of Pandora live the Na'vi, beings who appear primitive but are highly evolved. Because the planet's environment is poisonous,...

Elephant & Piggie Storytelling

Join storyteller-musicians Mr. Chris and Ms. Jenna for a special interactive story time featuring the Elephant & Piggie books by Mo Willems. Learn to use...

Film: Bumblebee

Synopsis Bumblebee finds a new friend and must protect her from the dreaded Decepticons threatening Earth. Directors Travis Knight Production...

Not the Droids You’re Coding For

Teach a tiny robot to navigate past troopers and complete a secret mission with basic coding skills.

Live Music:  Camerata Musica

Camerata Musica is a costumed a cappella singing ensemble which specializes in madrigal pieces ranging from the sacred to the silly, from Latin chants to...

Celebrate Black Music Month: AxixA

AxixA (Uh-zee-Zuh) An electric cellist, singer, and producer hailing from Baltimore, Maryland. Initially Classically trained, AxixA left Classical...

Constellation Lamps

Take home your own piece of light art inspired by your favorite constellation. Please call 410-396-1099 to register.

VR Space Exploration

Explore space and reading at the library! Come enjoy a touch of virtual reality exploration of the stars and register for summer reading, if you haven't...

Monday, June 24

Career Building clinic

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

Job and Career Help for Veterans

A specialist from Easterseals is available to assist veterans who have questions or need guidance about jobs and careers.

Mindful Meditation

A guided meditation session led by Surya Allamraju of Sunshine Yoga.

Caribbean American Heritage Month: Art Exhibit featuring Mirlande Jean-Gilles

Collage artist, Mirlande Jean-Gilles vibrant collages are inspired by her Haitian heritage and alsoi pay tribute to women and mothers all over the world. In...

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...

Lawyer in the Library

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

Film: Ralph Breaks the Internet

Synopsis Video game villain Wreck-It-Ralph must brave the Internet to help Vanellope fix her game Sugar Rush. Directors Phil Johnston, Rich...

Galaxy Snow Globes

Make your own galaxy in a snow globe. All supplies provided.

Level Up Club

A youth club for gaming and graphic novel enthusiasts where we'll discuss books, watch films and play games.

Temp Tattoo

Teens and Tweens can live dangerously with art. Get a Temp Tattoo! Funny, Fun and easy to remove.

Girls Who code

Introduction to computer programming basics. Use fun drag and drop languages. Learn the concepts of loops, variables, conditionals and functions that form...

Northwood Chess Masters

Learn how to play chess or challenge a friend. All ages and skill levels welcome.

Monday Movie- Vice

Synopsis Dick Cheney gains political power with the Bush administration which he uses to his advantage. Runtime 132 minutes Cast Christian Bale, Amy...

Google Series

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

Introduction to Microsoft Excel

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

Introduction to Microsoft Excel 2010

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

Caribbean American Heritage Month: Cooking Demo

Learn about popular Caribbean dishes, drinks and ingredients. This program is presented by Ann Marie Harvey, a native of Jamaica. Space is limited, please...

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. Presented...

Shut Up and Write

Make a 1 hour committment to your writing! Join fellow writers in a productivity focused event; everyone shows up and after introductions, we settle in to...

Tuesday, June 25

Advanced Microsoft Excel, 2010

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

Getting Started - Computer Basic Series

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...

Getting Started - Computer Basic Series

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...

Caribbean American Heritage Month: Art Exhibit featuring Mirlande Jean-Gilles

Collage artist, Mirlande Jean-Gilles vibrant collages are inspired by her Haitian heritage and alsoi pay tribute to women and mothers all over the world. In...

Yoga For Beginners

Presented by Surya Allamraju of Sunshine Yoga. Please bring your own Yoga mat.

Yoga For Beginners

Presented by Surya Allamraju of Sunshine Yoga. Please bring your own Yoga mat.

 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...

How to Start and Maintain a NonProfit

Shana Roth-Gormley, Pro Bono Coordinator Community Law Center Who should attend? Community leaders who are currently members of – or plan to start – a...

Art Afterschool with The Walters Art Museum

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...

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...

Comic Vision

Ready set action! Let's have and vote for your favorite superhero flick and watch CW shows. Chat with friends about our favorite scenes. You may bring your...

CANCELLED: Preschool Storytime

Preschool Storytime is cancelled through the end of June. We apologize for any inconvenience. Stories, movement, songs, and play activities that prepare...

Teen Gaming: Dungeons & Dragons

Journey through fantastic realms and battle ferocious beasts through the magic of D&D. No prior table-top experience required.

Introduction to Microsoft Excel 2010

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

Poetry & Conversation: Jericho Brown

Jericho Brown is the author of the collection The Tradition. He is the recipient of a Whiting Writers’ Award and fellowships from the John Simon Guggenheim...

Wednesday, June 26

Amazon Stem Series: Open Print

Bring in your own 3D creations to print or customize one of our pre-made prints for yourself.

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...

Keyboarding for Seniors

A 4-week class. Develops and enhances (Touch Method) keyboarding skill sets. Apply skills learned to produce non-technical documents. Learn to identify and...

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. For little ones under two with a favorite adult. All abilities welcome. No...

CANCELLED: Baby & Toddler Storytime

Baby & Toddler Storytime is cancelled on June 26 and July 3 due to branch facilities improvements. We apologize for any inconvenience. Stories, movement,...

Caribbean American Heritage Month: Art Exhibit featuring Mirlande Jean-Gilles

Collage artist, Mirlande Jean-Gilles vibrant collages are inspired by her Haitian heritage and alsoi pay tribute to women and mothers all over the world. In...

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. 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. 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. Playtime follows. For ages 2-5 with a favorite adult. All...

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....

CANCELLED: Preschool Storytime

Preschool Storytime is cancelled on June 26 and July 3 due to branch facilities improvements. We apologize for any inconvenience. Stories, movement, songs,...

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....

Sit-N-Keep Healthy

Learn how you can tone and strengthen your body through a variety of exercises. Session led by Surya Allamraju of Sunshine Yoga.

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...

Family STEM

Conduct experiments with what you can find in your house.

Introduction to Microsoft Excel 2010

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

Candy Maze Construction

It's National Candy Month, come create your own candy maze.

LEGO Club

Show off your building skills during our weekly Lego program.

Northwood Gamers Club

Play video games on the PS4 and Nintendo Wii.

Rainbow Bubble Snakes

Learn to make a homemade bubble blower that produces massive amount of bubbles – then test it out in our Reading Garden!

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;...

Parachute Pizzazz

Experience storytime and parachute fun! Class size is limited and registration is required. Please call 410-396-0935 or stop by in person to register.

Teen Summit

Teens and Tweens can come together and discuss topic that they are concern about that surrounding everyday problem.

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....

Jamercise

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

Teens Summit

Teens and Tweens come together and share different ideas and talk about problems that they are facing in today society as a teen

June 20 - 26, 2019

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