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Events

Monday, November 25

As part of the Baltimore Ceasefire, join us in creating Peace Rocks for our library's Peace Garden. "Spreading messages of Peace that ripple out around the...

board games

Come to the library everyday and enjoy browsing through a variety of games to play with family and friends at your own leisure.

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

Join us for a guided meditation session lef by Surya Allamraju of Sunshine Yoga. Please bring your own mat.

In the spirit of the Baltimore Ceasefire, let's Stick Together® and create a community Peace Dove poster. Stop by the library anytime in November to...

Celebrate Native-American Heritage Month by creating a dreamcatcher as November's Take & Make craft project. Ancient legends about the history and origin of...

Explore the library. Find the Turkeys. Win a prize.

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...

Help your baby to build confidence, reach movement milestones, and gain mind and body awareness while deepening your bond. For babies 1 month to 24 months...

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

Inspire your favorite young chefs, ages 3-5 to cook this fall during an 8-week program focused on teaching your preschoolers nutrition tips, culinary skills...

Your resume is one of your first points of contact with potential employers. It is important that your resume make an excellent first impression. Schedule a...

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

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

Join Lady Brion from Leaders of a Beautiful Struggle in a performance-infused workshop focusing on Jason Reynolds' award-winning book "Long Way Down."

teens studying writing in library afterschool

Do you have a National History Day project? We can help! Book a one-on-one appointment for yourself or your group to talk about your topic, review resources...

Drop by the Waverly Branch for free homework help from Morgan State University and Johns Hopkins University students. Tutoring is provided by Youth Library...

Share what you're thankful for and make a Thanksgiving craft to take home.

STEM STEAM gears

Construct with straws and cardboard, take on a coding challenge, or design and print shadow puppets for our theater. The possibilities are endless with this...

Read and discuss the One Book Baltimore book, "Long Way Down" by Jason Reynolds, and other related readings. Light refreshments provided.

books stacked on library table

Ever wonder what it’s like to get on an elevator with a familiar face but you are not sure why they look different? Join us for 6 weeks as we meet each...

The purpose of this program is to create an introduction to the field of urban gardening and show how it can be a useful skillset in a city environment. We...

We'll provide the materials, you provide the ideas. Create your own personalized zine about anything and share your ideas with the world.

Drop in for crafts and open art play.

How do forensic experts use STEM to investigate a hit-and-run accident? Join students from Morgan State University as we work with hands-on kits, learn...

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

Synopsis New Line Cinema’s action comedy Shaft is the next chapter in the film franchise featuring the coolest private eye on any New York City block. JJ,...

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

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

Join us for an informal atmosphere for knitters. Bring your own supplies and already started project or start a new one! Participants will share new...

library young woman with books study smile

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...

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

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

Monday, November 25