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Thursday, April 15

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...

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,...

Introduction to PowerPoint 2016 Part 1 & 2

Online Class Sessions - Email registration required Create custom presentations for work or personal use. Review inserting text, tables, WordArt,...

10:30am
Virtual Event
story time, librarian and children

Join us for a virtual storytime featuring stories, songs, and fun!

11am
Virtual Event
Gmail Basics

Online Class Sessions - Email registration required Participants will use Google to create a Gmail account. Learn to compose, send and retrieve...

12pm
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...

Environmental Challenges:  Jump Starting the Chesapeake Bay Cleanup

Presented by The League of Women Voters of Baltimore City. Learn how the Biden Administration can fix the Chesapeake Bay cleanup effort and boost other...

12:15pm
Virtual Event
Intermediate Microsoft Word 2016, Part 1 & 2

Online Class Sessions - Email registration required Learn to organize content using tables and charts. Sort table data, and converting text into a table....

1:30pm
Virtual Event
Book Conversation to Share What You Are Reading

This book conversation is an opportunity to share what you are reading and to hear what others are reading too.

2pm
Virtual Event
T-Shirt design

Redesigned tee workshop specifically for teens between the age of 11-18. Learn multiple techniques for designing, creating, and finishing a marble applique...

4pm
Virtual Event
STEM Experiments with Water

Learn about the water cycle and the importance of water with easy experiments you can try at home. If you would like to do these experiments along with us,...

4pm
Virtual Event
hands up volunteer get involved questions

Gather for an Earth Day themed open mic and share-out! Prepare a craft, poem, song, meal, or any other creative project in advance and share out what you...

4:30pm
Virtual Event
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...

7pm
Virtual Event
Writers LIVE! Jenna Bush Hager

Registration required for Zoom Webinar. Registration opens March 23. Click here to register. Jenna Bush Hager will be in conversation with Heidi Daniel,...

7pm
Virtual Event

Thursday, April 15