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Events

Friday, July 30

3D Designing Take & Make

Each kit will have materials to design a 3D printed miniature, to be fabricated in the Govans branch. Materials will include a flash drive and an...

DIY Wildflower Seed Bombs

Beautify your backyards and lonely flower beds with seed bombs. Combine the ingredients supplied to you and toss 'em into a space needing some love to see...

board games

Looking for something new to play with your friends or family at your next game night? Then come get a free board or card game - yours to take and keep!...

Movie Night Packs

Want a fun night in with the family? Curl up with a couple of movies, some candy, and a candy-wrapper craft! To reserve your kit, stop by the Forest Park...

Northwood Picks 4 U

Exclusively for pickup at Northwood Branch, 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
A pair of hands working on a piece of crochet.

Make your own crocheted project with these take and make kits. Each kit includes: 5.5 mm (size I9) crochet hook, a skein of yarn, and a project...

Take & Make: Geoboard Fun

Create your own colorful shapes and patterns using plastic geoboards and rubber bands. This take & make kit will be available at the Waverly Branch from...

three vanilla ice cream cones with colorful sprinkles lined up in a row

Beat the heat and celebrate National Ice Cream Day with a fun take & make kit featuring a simple recipe for ice cream playdough, the ingredients needed to...

Take & Make: Mini Works of Art

Come to the Light Street Branch to pick up your own kit. The kit comes with a mini canvas and your own paint set. Create your mini work of art, and we'd love...

Take & Make: Outer Space Journal

Make your own outer space journal! Fill it with drawings, decorate it with foam stickers, and document your imaginary outer space journey. Find inspiration...

Paracord Bracelets

Borrow a teen book using your library card and receive a kit with instructions to make a paracord bracelet! Supplies for the program will be available at the...

Take & Make: Phys-kits

Why does a cardboard box make such a great guitar? Why does a water bottle make beautiful rocket? Answer: Physics. Physics is more than a heavy word, it...

Take & Make: Read It! Read It! Frog Puppet

Design your own frog puppet with this craft project for kids! This take & make kit will be available at the Govans Branch from July 19-31 on a first come,...

a painted rock featuring a yellow sun on a blue background

Paint a tiny work of art on a rock! This take & make kit will be available at the Light Street Branch from July 26-31 on a first come, first served basis,...

Take & Make: Seed Balls

Take home a kit for making seed balls perfect for dropping around the neighborhood. Scatter them by sidewalks and watch the joy and color that blooms when...

paper crafts colorful construction paper

This take and make kit is a great summer craft that you can use for flowers, storage or gifting! Special Instruction: Must borrow a book using your library...

construction paper in a rainbow of colors

Explore the theme of art & identity and the ways that art can help us think about who we are and who we can grow to be with this art kit from the Walters Art...

a wind chime made of a large stick, twine and beads

Learn about wind and weather while making your own wind chimes! Pick up a take & make kit at the Patterson Park Branch and find a big stick in your...

Take & Make: Windsock

Take home a kit to craft your own windsock. Using a paper bag, popsicle stick, string, streamers, and stickers, you can engineer this simple flying device...

colored pencils creative art drawing

Coloring is not just for kids; it is a great way to relax, have some "me" time or share the activity with friends or loved ones. The kits will be available...

Take and Make: Tissue Paper Art

Stop by the Southeast Anchor Library to pick up a kit with supplies to make a picture on canvas out of tissue paper. Beginning July 1st, call (410)396‑1580...

Teen Raid Box: Nothing's Better Than a Picnic

Swing by the library for a picnic in a box as we celebrate National Picnic Month. The month raid box contains a summer challenge activity, recommended...

five Olympic rings carved into stone, in front of a body of water at sunset

Your vote is your voice in our Olympic Election! This summer, the Roland Park Branch will be holding an Olympic Election. Every person of any age is...

Take & Make Bath Bomb Kits

We all deserve some care. Take a bath bomb kit home and treat yourself to something special. While supplies last.

Take & Make:  Paint-by-Numbers Craft

Express yourself! Create a paint-by-number masterpiece on a 16 x 20 pre-printed canvas. Craft kit includes all supplies & instruction. Kits available on a...

10am
Virtual Event
Take & Make: Farmyard Animals Magnets

Decorate your fridge with a magnet featuring an animal you would see at a farm! Find out more about the animal with the enclosed booklist and fact...

Take & Make Bath Bomb Kits

We all deserve some care. Take a bath bomb kit home and treat yourself to something special. While supplies last.

Designing Brochures in Microsoft Word 2016

Online Class Sessions - Email registration required Learners will design a six-section brochure using a template. Class Prerequisite Recommendation – ABCs...

1pm
Virtual Event
Creating Flyers in Microsoft Word 2016

Online Class Sessions - Email registration required Learners will design a flier advertising an event; a program outlining date, times, and details of an...

3pm
Virtual Event

Friday, July 30