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Events

Tuesday, November 5

Help us light up the Children’s Department with homemade lanterns and strings of lights. A Neighborhood Lights program.

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.

Explore light and color as we use paint, markers, tissue and foil to turn discarded plastic bottles into sparkling decorations for the library windows. A...

Create your own "digital" art using paper pixels.

Practice yoga in the beauty of Central Library. Deep breathing, relaxation, basic yoga poses and stretching—these mixed level classes are open to those...

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

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

Classes for homeschooled students in Pre-K. Learn the basic components of the computer, and develop writing skills using Microsoft Word. Use interactive...

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...

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...

Learn about the water cycle with activities and an experiment.

ABCs of the PC Workshop – (New Users) Learn the basic steps to navigating through your personal computer (PC). Learn to use your mouse to perform various...

Join us for an hour of relaxation and stress-reducing exercise presented by Surya Allamraju of Sunshine Yoga. Please wear comfortable clothing and bring a...

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

Classes for homeschooled students in Pre-K - 6th grade. Learn the basic components of the computer, and develop writing skills using Microsoft Word. Use...

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

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

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....

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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...

Explore the magical world of classic books through music, movement, and theatre. This 9-week session for first through third graders uses...

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...

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Dive into computer coding with easy-to-learn games and activities for ages 7 and up.

Play the hottest multiplayer games on the PS4 with your friends!

A book club designed for children ages 8 - 12 years old. Each month we will discuss a different book that includes a range of topics such as catalysts,...

Make peace zipper pulls to keep.

Megan Wills is an improv comedy performer and founder of the Charm City Comedy Project and the Charm City Comedy Festival in Baltimore. She will be hosting...

TAHIRA, an international and critically acclaimed storyteller, will enthrall children with her tickle-your-funny-bone tales and delightful sing-along songs.

Celebrate International Board Games week with a new board game, table-top game or activity each day!

Create a peace/unity flag in honor of the themes of the One Book Baltimore selection.

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

Explore the magical world of classic books through music, movement, and theatre. This 9-week session for fourth through sixth graders uses...

Create or revamp your resume with Natasha OrtizFortier of Creative Career Chic. Please bring a copy of your resume and the job description of your desired...

Light City is America’s first large-scale festival of art, music, and innovation where Baltimore comes together and where the world comes to Baltimore....

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

In this 3-week series, 4 topics will be discussed: Google Docs, Google Calendar, Google Sheets and Google Slides. Class Prerequisite Recommendation - ABCs...

Popular narratives of the Great Migration, remembered as a mass movement of southern African Americans to northern cities, do not generally include the...

Tuesday, November 5