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Saturday, April 27

Blackout Poetry

Celebrate National Poetry Month. Create your own poem! No writing required. Instead of starting with a blank page, start with a page full of words and...

Book Spine Poetry

Celebrate National Poetry Month. Create your own poem! No writing required. Instead of looking at a blank page, look at book titles and arrange them as you...

Community PoeTree!

Celebrate National Poetry Month with the Walbrook Branch by adding your own spin to our "Community PoeTree". Add a line or two to complete our community poem.

Central Library Book Discussion

Read and discuss Children of Blood and Bone by Tomi Adeymi.

Introduction to Microsoft Word 2010, Part I

Introduction to Microsoft Word 2010, Part I on May 23rd has been cancelled. Learn to create, open, format, and save documents in this basic two-part word...

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 Movie: Rock Dog

Join us for a Saturday morning family movie experience.

Rollin' Reels - Autism in Love

A Special Rollin' Reels for National Autism Awareness Month: Autism In Love The feature runs continuously throughout the day and, when available, is shown...

Canton Cinematheque: Sunset Boulevard

A screenwriter is hired to rework a faded silent film star's script, only to find himself developing a dangerous relationship. 1950. Directed by Billy...

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...

yoga group stretching

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

Knot Just Knitting

Bring your supplies and share tips and inspiration with fellow yarn-crafters.

teens studying writing in library afterschool

Free individual homework assistance and tutoring for grades K-12. Tutoring is provided by Youth Library Tutorial, a Johns Hopkins University student group....

African American Short Films

The Black American Experience: Fannie Lou Hamer, Voting Rights Activists & Civil Rights Leader An inspirational speaker and writer, Hamer used her powerful...

chess game strategy

Whether you are a pro or a newbie, teens will enjoy ranking up their game and playing against our Chess Master.

Imagination Celebration for Families: Our Big Small Town

Come in costume (or not) to help us build and decorate a cardboard neighborhood - then stay for a dance party with DJ K-Boogie!

Imagination Celebration: Stories to Share

Come share your favorite stories with us as we read Jacqueline Woodson's The Day You Begin. Bring a book that describes you. Light refreshments will be...

story time, librarian and children

Join us for a sensory storytime. Participants of all abilities welcome.

Upcycle Saturdays @ the Pennsylvania Avenue Branch

Transform basic materials into projects to treasure forever. All supplies Included. Call 410-396-0399 to register.

Upcycle Saturdays @ the Pennsylvania Avenue Branch

Make something out of reused materials (discarded objects) and create a new product of a higher quality to keep forever. All supplies will be provided. ...

Cancelled: Paint Your Masterpiece

*Unfortunately this Saturday's paint program has been cancelled. We sincerely apologize for any inconvenience. Please join us on May 25th when the program...

Destination Imagination Preschool Party

Preschoolers and their families are invited for a fairy tale-themed afternoon of fun celebrating self-expression, creativity, and community. Festivities...

Edmondson Avenue Book Club

Read and discuss Praisesong for the Widow by Paule Marshall.

Make a Mini Terrarium

We'll supply the plants, you supply the jar.

Movie: Instant Family

Synopsis Wishing to start a family, Pete and Ellie decide to take in three foster siblings, including a rebellious teenager. But the sudden change of...

Perler Projects

Create a fun and wearable design using Perler beads.

teens studying writing in library afterschool

Through the intersection of music, fashion, education and culture teens learn how to shape their voices into Poetry. Teen Poetry provides safe spaces that...

Live Music:  Jacqueline Pollauf

Harpist Jacqueline Pollauf presents a solo harp program, featuring several of her own arrangements from her newly released album Songs and Dreams. A blend...

Saturday, April 27