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Monday, September 23

  Hispanic Heritage Month Treasure Hunt

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

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.

 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.

Mindful Meditation

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

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...

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...

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.

Lawyer in the Library

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

First Day of Autumn

Celebrate the first day of Autumn with a story and an activity

Life Hacks: Small Space Cooking

In the mood for something yummy, but don't have the space. Learn quick and creative recipes for your home/dorm. Targeted age 16yo - 22yo

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...

Peace Around the World

Come join us in celebrating International Peace Day with a story and a craft.

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...

Banned Book Flashlights

Come design and create your own flashlight to read your favorite banned books.

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...

Snacks + the Writing Lab

Eat snacks and write a story about your day, your favorite memory, a poem or a fictional story from your own imagination!

Teen Book Discussion

Share what you have been reading at the Govans Branch.

Anime Watch

Love Anime? Great! Watch, discuss, and discover new favorites at Forest Park Branch.

Stump the Librarian

Come armed with a question for the YA librarians to answer. Stump the librarians and get a prize.

The Amazing Library Race

Do you have what it takes to complete the Amazing Library Race? Complete a series of library challenges and earn an awesome prize.

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: Tag

Synopsis One month every year, five highly competitive friends hit the ground running in a no-holds-barred game of tag they’ve been playing since the first...

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....

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;...

Conversation on Grief

Explore the grieving process and techniques to cope. Presented by Tyrone Georgia, certified grief counselor from Roberta's House.

Knitting Circle

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...

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...

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...

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