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Events

Tuesday, April 13

De-Stress Squish Ball

For the month of April while supplies last, pick up a make and take kit at the Northwood branch to create a squishy stress ball. Please call 410-396-6076 to...

Northwood Picks 4 U

Exclusively for pickup at Northwood Library, teens and adults can complete a survey and leave it to the professionals to make the perfect suggestion! But, we...

Pratt Teens on Discord!

Young Adult Services proudly presents a virtual space JUST FOR TEENS! If you are a teen and want to connect with other teens, come on over to Pratt Teens...

Virtual Event
Read Woke Challenge

What is Read Woke? It’s a feeling. A form of education. A call to action, and our right as lifelong learners. It means arming yourself with knowledge to...

Virtual Event
microphone

Record your oral history interview for the Stories from Baltimore Teens project to speak, learn, and save how different generations respond to living during...

Virtual Event
collage of two style of blackout poetry, one with all unnecessary words blacked out and one designed in the shape of a heart

Celebrate National Poetry Month with the library. Create your own poem, no writing required. Instead of starting with a blank page, start with a page full of...

Take & Make: Beaded Bracelets

Take home a kit to make beautiful beaded bracelets! This take & make kit will be available at the Govans Branch from April 5 - June 19 on a first come,...

poem tote bag

April is National Poetry Month! Celebrate the importance of poetry in our culture with a DIY poem tote bag. This tote bag craft kit comes with everything you...

Take and Make: Bottle Cap Magnets

Make your very own bottle cap magnets featuring your favorite manga character or come up with your own design. Starting April 1st, call (410) 396‑1580 to...

writing signing paperwork forms

Want to make a sign, but short on materials - or not sure where to start? Come grab one of our protest sign-making kits, complete with materials and tips to...

1st Grade Home School Class Session

Online Class Sessions - Email registration required Classes for homeschooled students (1st grade). Learn the basic components of the computer; develop...

10am
Virtual Event
Take & Make: Beautiful Butterflies

Spring is here and the caterpillars and butterflies are crawling and fluttering about! Create your own butterfly to hang in the window and learn some fun...

Take & Make: DIY Coin Bank

April is Financial Literacy Month! It is never too early or too late to learn about saving. Together as a family, discuss savings goals and create a coin...

Take & Make: DIY Shadow Puppets

Make your own shadow puppet and explore how you can change the shape or size of its shadow with this take & make kit. For added fun, create your own shadow...

Take & Make: Do It Yourself Ceramic Vases

Take and make a fun springtime craft that will make a beautiful centerpiece. Enjoy embellishing the vase and fill with your favorite flower. Beginning April...

Take & Make: Duct Tape Wallet

Make your own amazing duct tape wallet by picking up a kit and instructions using the Waverly Sidewalk Service at 410-396-6089. Available while supplies...

Take & Make: Mystery Seed Cups

Adopt one of our mystery seed cups! Just add water and watch what sprouts. We'll include a title recommendation that may be a hint. Call (410) 396-1168 to...

Take & Make: Paper Flowers

Folding fun for the family! Grab a paper flower take & make kit, fold flower toppers for your pencils, and plant them in your pot! Kits include: pencils,...

Take & Make: Popsicle Stick Catapults

Learn how to build popsicle stick catapults with this STEM-focused kit for school-aged children! Kits include all necessary materials and instructions. Call...

Take & Make: Recycled Egg Carton Seed Starter

Decorate a seed planter made from recyclable egg containers. All planting materials and instructions are included in this take & make kit. Call (410)...

Iris Folding Cat

Celebrate Spring with this fun paper craft. Using strips of colorful paper to create elaborate decorative cards. Materials will be supplied. Kits are...

Take & Make: Tangrams

How many pictures can you make? Grab a tangram kit and solve puzzles using seven shapes! Kits include: tangram shapes, items to decorate with, puzzles and...

Teen Raid Box: In Verse

"Roses are red, Violets are blue. Let's get a new raid box, with a poem or two". This month's box celebrates National Poetry month with poetry bingo,...

2nd - 3rd Grade Home School Session

Online Class Sessions - Email registration required Classes for homeschooled students (2nd - 3rd grades). Learn the basic components of the computer;...

11:30am
Virtual Event
sewing craft sample

Celebrate Global Astronomy Month by sewing your own constellation. This take & make kit will be available at the Roland Park Branch from April 1-30 on a...

Take & Make: Sun Art Kit

For Adults: Have some fun in the sun! Create sun prints using found objects with paper that changes color when exposed to sunlight. Then pick your favorite...

computer keyboard hands

It is an empowering and rewarding experience. to write an hour each week, at the same time and place. It serves as powerful support for building your daily...

12pm
Virtual Event
4th - 5th Grade Home School Class Sessions

Online Class Sessions - Email registration required Classes for homeschooled students (4th - 5th grade). Learn the basic components of the computer;...

1:30pm
Virtual Event
Tuesday Tunes: Carl Grubbs

Carl Grubbs performs on alto, soprano and tenor saxophones and clarinet. He is an accomplished composer, educator and performing artist. A native of...

2pm
Virtual Event
Microsoft Excel 2016, Part 1&2

Online Class Sessions - Email registration required Learn your way around the Excel 2016 spreadsheet. Discussion will include: select, format cells,...

3pm
Virtual Event
Mother's Day

In this third of the four month Rest & Relax series, teens will make Sleep Mask, Sleep Spray, and Foot Scrub in preparation for Mother's Day. A sewing...

3:30pm
Virtual Event
Beginner Game Coding for Teens

In this 4-week series for ages 12-18, we will create and share our own video games using the MakeCode Arcade website. After we learn some of the basics of...

4pm
Virtual Event
Writers LIVE! Andrew Morton, Elizabeth & Margaret: The Intimate World of the Windsor Sisters

Registration not required, but encouraged. Click here to register. Andrew Morton will be in conversation with Lauren R. Silberman about his new book,...

7pm
Virtual Event

Tuesday, April 13