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Events

August 14 - 20, 2019

Wednesday, August 14

ORL_Pre-K Summer Computer Camp

Classes for Summer Computer Camp students (Pre-K - 6th grades). Learn the basic components of the computer, develop writing skills using Microsoft Word. Use...

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...

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...

Cell Phone Basics

Learn how to use your cell phone to access library resources. Learn how to download apps, take pictures, attach and upload pictures, open documents and more.

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;...

Introduction to Microsoft Word 2010

Learn to create, open, format, and save documents in this basic word processing class. Class participants will learn to use the spelling and grammar feature....

K -1st Grade Summer Computer Camp 2019

Classes for Summer Computer Camp students (Pre-K - 6th grades). Learn the basic components of the computer, develop writing skills using Microsoft Word. Use...

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....

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...

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....

Galaxy Jewelry - SC

Make fun space-themed jewelry with your friends!

SeniorTec

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 skills, create...

Sit-N-Keep Healthy

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

2nd - 3rd Grade Summer Computer Camp

Learn the basic components of the computer, develop writing skills using Microsoft Word. Use interactive programs and websites to enhance language, critical...

Benefits Screenings for Marylanders

The CASH Campaign of Maryland offers screenings and application help for public benefits, such as food stamps and utility assistance.

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...

Open Minds Art Club Presented by the Creative Alliance

The Creative Alliance's signature Youth Education program returns to libraries! Teaching artists combine youth leadership, literacy, and visual and...

4th - 5th Grade Summer Computer Camp

Classes for Summer Computer Camp students (Pre-K - 6th grades). Learn the basic components of the computer, develop writing skills using Microsoft Word. Use...

BOPA Bright StARTs

Join a Baltimore Office of Promotion & the Arts (BOPA) teaching artist for a series of free, fun, hands-on visual arts workshops for children and...

 Lip Reading Challenge Game

Have fun taking turns wearing speech canceling headphones and try to guess what the other person is saying.

Book Bingo

Match book titles to their covers. Play Bingo using book titles and covers. Play for real prizes! Afterward, draw a new cover for your favorite book. This...

Introduction to Computers & Windows

Mouse, keyboarding and basic computer skills will be taught in this 2 hour class. Class Prerequisite – None Registration Information: Click the button to...

Dine Like King/Queen-SC

Practice your table manners with other teens during this formal meal.

Game Lab

Play PS4 video games with your friends.

LEGO Club

Show off your building skills during our weekly Lego program.

ORL_6th Grade Summer Computer Camp 2019

Classes for Summer Computer Camp students (Pre-K - 6th grades). Learn the basic components of the computer, develop writing skills using Microsoft Word. Use...

Crafternoon

Come get crafty with your favorite YA librarians every second Wednesday of the month.

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;...

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

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

Thursday, August 15

ORL_Pre-K Summer Computer Camp

Classes for Summer Computer Camp students (Pre-K - 6th grades). Learn the basic components of the computer, develop writing skills using Microsoft Word. Use...

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...

K -1st Grade Summer Computer Camp 2019

Classes for Summer Computer Camp students (Pre-K - 6th grades). Learn the basic components of the computer, develop writing skills using Microsoft Word. Use...

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.

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 of Sunshine Yoga. Please feel free to bring your own meditation mat.

2nd - 3rd Grade Summer Computer Camp

Learn the basic components of the computer, develop writing skills using Microsoft Word. Use interactive programs and websites to enhance language, critical...

Open Minds Art Club Presented by the Creative Alliance

The Creative Alliance's signature Youth Education program returns to libraries! Teaching artists combine youth leadership, literacy, and visual and...

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....

Zoom, Zoom, Zoom, We're Going to the Moon!

Calculate your trajectory, pull back on the launcher, and send a stuffed animal to the Moon!

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...

Basic Resume Construction

Get help creating and editing your resume, and receive tips on getting your next job. Presented by Lisa Wingfield in collaboration with Madelt! Foundation. ...

4th - 5th Grade Summer Computer Camp

Classes for Summer Computer Camp students (Pre-K - 6th grades). Learn the basic components of the computer, develop writing skills using Microsoft Word. Use...

Spanish for Kids

Learn beginning Spanish words and phrases with an emphasis on conversation in this fun and stress-free class.

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
Anime Club

Calling all anime fans watch anime movies, discuss your favorite anime books.

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...

STEMusic

Introduction to music-based learning in STEM

Screening: Captain Marvel

Captain Marvel gets caught in the middle of a galactic war between two alien races.

Teen Video Game Night

Come play video games with your friends on the big screen! A variety of new consoles are available.

ORL_6th Grade Summer Computer Camp 2019

Classes for Summer Computer Camp students (Pre-K - 6th grades). Learn the basic components of the computer, develop writing skills using Microsoft Word. Use...

Dance for Teens - SC

Developmentally appropriate dance instruction for ages 11- 18. Programming includes Creative Movement, Ballet, Tap, Jazz, Hip Hop and Modern.

Hats, T-Shirts & Bandanas (SC)

Youth will have a great space to make, shape and design projects ranging from self-portraits to creative banners. Youth will have creative freedom and be...

Wii Gaming

Teens and Tweens can come out and enjoy playing their favorite video games.

Jamercise Advanced

Intense cardio, metabolic, and lateral training exercise, using dance moves and strength training. Call 410-396-1168 to register.

Free Family Flicks - Wall-E

Enjoy old-fashioned family films on a big screen Oscar-winning CGI-animated delight about the misadventures of the last robot on Earth, circa 2800, who...

Stepping at Pratt

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

Green Book

A working-class Italian-American bouncer becomes the driver of an African-American classical pianist on a tour of venues through the 1960s American South....

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...

Hooked on Yarn

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...

Mind on Fire Musical Concert

Mind on Fire presents clarinetist, Jennifer Hughson and saxophonist, Tyrone Page Jr. With years of experience performing as soloists and as members of...

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, July 18th: The Story of Arthur Truluv & Night of Miracles by Elizabeth BergThursday,...

Friday, August 16

Introduction to Microsoft Word 2016

2 Classes, 2 hours per class. Course Content: Create, open, format, and save documents in this basic word processing class. Learn to use the spelling 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. Come early for playtime. For little ones under two with a favorite adult. All...

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...

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....

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...

Sit 'n' Stitch at the Library

Bring your knitting, and meet up with fun fiber friends in the Fine Arts Department of the Central Library.

LEGOvans Fridays

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

Fun Art and Snacks- SC

Fun Arts and Snacks is such a fun and unique way to have youth express themselves. Get a tasty treat as well.

Jamercise

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

Saturday, August 17

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...

Central Library Book Discussion

Read and discuss A Doll’s House, Part 2 by Lucas Hnath.

First Time Homebuyer's Workshop

Information about real estate agents, down payments, grant and loan programs for first time homebuyers. Presented by Belair Edison Neighborhoods, Inc.

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

Join us for an hour of 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 2-5;...

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...

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 Book Club

Come join us to read and discuss The 7 Deaths of Evelyn Hardcastle by Stuart Turton.

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.

Summer Scares: Campfire Creepies

Share your favorite scary campfire story with each other over s'mores.

BlacKkKlansman

Infiltrate hate Ron Stallworth, an African American police officer from Colorado Springs, CO, successfully manages to infiltrate the local Ku Klux Klan...

Saturday Matinee - Apollo 13 (1995)

The story of the 1970 lunar mission, which suffered an explosion in space that disabled the ship, leaving the astronauts and Mission Control to work...

Upcycle Saturdays @ the Pennsylvania Avenue Branch

Transform basic materials into projects to treasure forever. All supplies Included. Call 410-396-0399 to register by August 09, 2019.

Charm City Writers - Critique Group

Join the Charm City Writers critique group the 3rd Saturday of every month. This small group meets regularly to review each others' work and offer...

Live Music:  2nd Ceremony "Planting Seeds of Sound"

A concert for composting! At 2:45 pm Baltimore Compost Collective will be in front of the library to accept your week's compost. 2nd Ceremony, a duo...

Today's Tech: Streaming Music

Learn about free resources to stream and listen to music online.

Monday, August 19

Benefits Screenings for Marylanders

The CASH Campaign of Maryland offers screenings and application help for public benefits, such as food stamps and utility assistance.

Mindful Meditation

Join us for a guided meditation session led by Surya Allamraju of Sunshine Yoga. Please feel free to bring your own meditation mat.

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...

Get Fit at Your Library: Line Dance Group

Learn new and old line dances while you workout to hip-hop, Caribbean, and African rhythms. Please wear comfortable shoes and clothing.

Art in Space!

We are creating outerspace landscapes to decorate our branch. Come in every Monday to learn a new art technique: sponge painting, stencils, collage, or...

SC Presents: Galaxy Jewelry

Join us as we create fashionable necklaces, bracelets, earrings, and more with a star-filled twist!

Canton Chalk Night

Get outside this summer with Canton Chalk Nights. Join us on the sidewalk outside the library each Monday evening from 4:30 to 6:30 p.m. We'll provide the...

Jamercise

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

Northwood Chess Masters

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

Monday Movie: What Men Want

Synopsis A female sports agent gains the ability to read men's inner thoughts after meeting a psychic but in her competitive line of work will it be a...

Email Basics

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

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...

Tuesday, August 20

Introduction to Microsoft Word 2010

Learn to create, open, format, and save documents in this basic word processing class. Class participants will learn to use the spelling and grammar feature....

Introduction to Microsoft 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...

Stories A La Cart

Did you know Enoch Pratt gave over a million dollars in 1882 to set up a library for all Baltimoreans? Did you know the Library was one of the first to...

One Night Ultimate Werewolf

Eight players gets a unique role: A Werewolf, Seer, Troublemaker, or another, all with special abilities. After a secret night phase that includes changing...

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...

For the Birds

Decorate a birdhouse to take with you. The birds will love it.

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...

Spanish for Seniors

Join us for this continuing advanced beginning/intermediate Spanish class of grammar, vocabulary and conversation.

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....

Free Family Flick: How to Train Your Dragon: The Hidden World

Watch the movie How to Train Your Dragon: The Hidden World (PG).

Stories A La Cart

Did you know Enoch Pratt gave over a million dollars in 1882 to set up a library for all Baltimoreans? Did you know the Library was one of the first to...

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...

STEAM Tuesdays: Create a Viral Video

Join Northwood Teens every Tuesday in July and August for a hands-on science activity! This week, we will use Apples' iMovie to create an internet-worthy...

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 Gaming: Dungeons & Dragons

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

Creative Writing Group

Get those creative juices flowing. Share your work or enjoy a quiet space to write. Writers of all levels are welcome.

Google Drive Calendar

Learn how to create basic documents in Google Docs. Create calendars, practice using calendar features and share events online. Class prerequisite: You will...

Writers LIVE: Chris Formant, Saving Washington: The Forgotten Story of the Maryland 400 and The Battle of Brooklyn

Saving Washington: The Forgotten Story of the Maryland 400 and The Battle of Brooklyn blends real-life historical figures and events with richly developed...

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