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Events Calendar

Events

Monday, September 16

  Hispanic Heritage Month Treasure Hunt

Fun facts about Hispanic heritage are hidden throughout the children’s department - find a fact, win a prize!

Art in the Most Unlikeliest Places Exhibit and Discussion

Raw Imaging LLC will introduce Art in the Most Unlikeliest Places (A.M.U.P.) A.M.U.P. includes art exhibitions, art contests, community independent film...

Take & Make: Papel Picado Banner

Celebrate Hispanic Heritage Month by trying your hand at this traditional Mexican folk art. Stop by anytime in September and pick up a Papel Picado banner...

 Benefits Screenings for Marylanders

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

 Career Building Clinic

The Career Building Clinic is not a formal course, but an opportunity to work one-on-one with librarians and volunteers on job searching, resume writing,...

 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.

Career Clinic

Get assistance with resumes, job applications, cover letters, and job-seeking tasks. Get extra time on the computer and an opportunity to print.

Mindful Meditation

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

Lawyer in the Library

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

Tinker Tots

Explore learning stations about colors, sound, shapes, and other science and math concepts. For children ages 2-5 and their grown-ups. All abilities welcome.

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...

Baby and Me Yoga Presented by Eclectic Soul Yoga

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...

Hands on Holidays: Rosh Hashanah

Join the Downtown Baltimore Jewish Community Center for a fun, cultural look at the Jewish holiday Rosh Hashanah. For children ages 3-5 with a caregiver.

Job Search Reboot: Resume Tips and Interview Strategy

Looking for the next gig or your DREAM job?Need to create a resume or revamp your existing one?Is your current job search yeilding ZERO results?Freaking out...

Resume Clinic

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...

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.

Monday Yarns

Bring something that you have been working on or something that you are just starting.

Let's Craft Together

Let's craft together, for a little while or an hour.

National History Day One-on-One Coaching

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...

Waverly Branch Afterschool Homework Help

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

3D Printing Projects

Learn to create customizable 3D projects in TinkerCAD, and bring them to life with the 3D printer.

Collective Minds

Join us on Mondays and Wednesdays after school and create fictional stories, poems, hip hop and learn some concepts of open mic. Let your creative work flow...

Hour of Code

The Hour of Code is a one-hour coding class that gives you your first introduction to computer science. Activities require no experience and can be run on...

Caramel Apples

Stop by the library and make your own Candy Apple while supplies last! We will have chocolate, caramel, and various toppings for you to choose from.

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...

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: The Public

Synopsis A Cincinnati librarian helps a group of homeless people take refuge at the free public library in order to survive a brutal winter...

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....

Audubon's Bird-Friendly Gardening

Welcome, gardeners! Building on what we know about native plants for birds, we’ll dive into bird-friendly garden design and maintenance. You’ll learn the...

Introduction to Microsoft Office & Computer Basics

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

Introduction to Microsoft Office and Computer

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

Introduction to Microsoft Office and Computer Basics

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

Light Street Writers Exchange

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...

Monday Memories

Learn how to preserve memories in scrapbooks, cards, letters, and pictures.

One Maryland One Book Discussion

Read and discuss What the Eyes Don’t See: A Story of Crisis, Resistance, and Hope in an American City by Mona Hanna-Attisha, the 2019 choice for One Maryland...

One Maryland One Book Discussion

What the Eyes Don’t See: A Story of Crisis, Resistance, and Hope in an American City by Mona Hanna-Attisha is the 2019 choice for One Maryland One Book.

One Maryland One Book Discussion

What the Eyes Don’t See: A Story of Crisis, Resistance, and Hope in an American City by Mona Hanna-Attisha is the 2019 choice for One Maryland One Book.

Friends of the Canton Library

Join the Friends for their regular meeting.

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