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Monday, September 12

3D Printing at Govans

Design a 3D printed miniature at home and print it out at the Govans Branch! Materials will include an instructional sheet and suggested books to help create...

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It's back to school season and the Brooklyn Branch is ready to meet all your learning needs for the new school year! Discover the abundance of different...

Games @ Govans

Start a D&D or TTRPG adventure, play your favorite games, or make a new favorite with a wide selection of board, dice, and card games available in the Govans...

Phys-kits

"Physics" is more than a heavy word, it is the way we interact with the world. Luckily, the world is full of wonder for us to explore! Join us as we...

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Visit the Reisterstown Road Branch to participate in a library-themed scavenger hunt for Library Card Sign-Up Month and win a prize!

Take & Make: Anime Club Kits

Couldn't make it to anime club? Grab one of our Anime Club kits filled with crafts, games, recipes, and other activites inspired by our favorite animes!...

Take & Make: Back to School Pencil Craft

Celebrate going back to school with an adorable pencil-shaped popsicle craft. Ideal for young children, this simple craft will help celebrate the early...

Take & Make: Back-to-School Agamograph!

Create a work of art that changes as you move! After you design and color your agamograph, you can fold it in just the right way to create an optical...

Take & Make: Baseball Glove Card

September is National Little League month and this fun craft is sure to be a home run. Write yourself a message or give it as a gift! All you need is some...

Potted succulent craft

Create your own potted succulent craft that will look great in your home without any upkeep. This take & make kit will be available at the Walbrook Branch...

Take & Make: Fall Craft Stick Decorations

Pick up supplies to make a crow, harvest corn, and a scarecrow using craft sticks and other craft supplies. This take & make kit will be available at the...

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Make your own fall leaf suncatcher! This take & make kit will be available at the Cherry Hill Branch during the month of September on a first-come,...

Leaf suncatcher

Celebrate the Autumn season with our Leaf Suncatcher take & make! Gather colorful leaves from outside and use the pieces of our take & make to create a cool...

Take & Make: Mindfulness Kit

Even young children can explore different ways to practice mindfulness through fun, easy crafts and activities that focus on breath and attention. This take...

Scarecrow Diamond Painting Kit

Receive a scarecrow diamond painting kit when you borrow a book on libraries or a book that takes place in a library to celebrate Library Card Sign...

Woven blue and gold coaster with white fringe

Create a beverage coaster using a weaving loom, yarn, and the tools provided. This take & make kit will be available from the Forest Park Branch during the...

Take and Make: Decorate Your Own Journal

To celebrate National Self-Care Awareness Month, visit the Waverly Branch to recieve a DYO journal kit when you check out a non-fiction book on self-care or...

Teen Craft: Zine Making!

Bring home and create different arts and crafts from the Govans Branch! Availalbe while supplies last on a first-come, first-served basis. See a librarian...

MOED Community Job Hubs

The Mayor’s Office of Employment Development (MOED) Community Job Hubs partner with community organizations and bring Career Development Facilitators (CDF)...

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This Take & Make kit will be available at the Cherry Hill Branch during the month of September on a first-come, first-served basis while supplies last.

Gmail Basics

Gmail Basics, September 12, 2022, 10:30 am Cancelled Participants will use Google to create a Gmail account. Learn to compose, send and retrieve messages,...

Gmail Basics

Participants will use Google to create a Gmail account. Learn to compose, send and retrieve messages, send attachments, and create, delete, and move messages...

SeniorTec Series

You are never too old to learn. Join us for a fun filled adventure as we discover the world of the computer. Create a Gmail account using Google. Learn...

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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...

Yoga and Breathing for Beginners

Yoga is an exercise with different poses which helps boost energy, bring flexibility to the joints, and reduces the stress in the body. Breathing exercises...

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Tips for how and where to begin your research. Explore several popular online genealogy sites and discuss a variety of books, databases, and other resources...

2pm
Virtual Event
Discover Virtual Reality

Explore the wonderful worlds of VR! You will have the opporunity to try a VR headset and immerse yourself in some VR games. Spaces are limited!

Building Party

Join us every week to take part in building challenges and crafting your own designs with LEGO® bricks or LEGO® DUPLO® blocks!

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Looking for your next great read? Come ready to talk about a recent favorite read and hear about other amazing books from your friends. Exchange book...

What Can You See in Nature?

Grab a pair of library binoculars and head out into Library Square to discover what you can see in nature.

A pile of LEGO blocks

Join other LEGO® enthusiasts in answering a challenge, building your own masterpiece, and hearing about STEM books to help take your engineering skills to...

art child painting

Join us at the Cherry Hill Branch for a nature-filled afternoon craft! Kids will get to use real leaves of different textures and shapes to print fossil-like...

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Sonic the Hedgehog (2020). Powered with incredible speed, Sonic The Hedgehog, aka The Blue Blur, embraces his new home on Earth. That is, until he...

Checkmate! Chess at the Library

Whether you are new to the game or you love chess and are looking for a fun competitive match, come join us for an enjoyable evening! Caregivers welcome.

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...

6pm
Virtual Event
Virtual Yoga for Everyone with Civonnia

Registration not required, but encouraged. Please register through Eventbrite here. Join BYFree instructor, Civonnia, for virtual deep breathing,...

6pm
Virtual Event

Monday, September 12