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Monday, December 4

Call for Applications - 2025 Artist in Residence Proposals

We are thrilled to announce that the application process for the 2025 Artist in Residence (AIR) program is now open. The Enoch Pratt Free Library Artist in...

Take & Make: Pencil Case

The Walbrook Branch will be closed for HVAC repairs starting on October 28. Paint and decorate your own pencil case! This Take & Make will be available for...

 Drop-in Job Seeker Assistance

Members of the Maryland Department of Labor can help you refresh your resume, make a career change, or apply for a job online on Mondays and Thursdays.

Learn to Knit and Crochet

Interested in knitting and crocheting but don't know where to start? Make an appointment to get a one-on-one personalized session to get you started. By...

Sewing Machine Orientation

Learn to use a sewing machine at the Govans Branch! You can bring your own or learn on one of the sewing machines available. After the machine orientation,...

Baby & Toddler Storytime

Stories, movement, play, and songs for babies in arms and toddlers together. Playtime follows. For little ones under two with a favorite adult. All...

Google Apps Basics

Participants will: Google Drive - Learn how to store and manage documents, files, photos and more in the cloud using the power of Google DriveGoogle Docs -...

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...

Workplace Readiness Series

In this 4-part series, 2 topics will be discussed: Introduction to Word 2019 - Part 1 and 2, Introduction to Excel 2019 – Part 1 and 2. Class...

Workplace Readiness Series

In this 6-part series, 3 topics will be discussed: Introduction to Word 2019 - Part 1 and 2Introduction to PowerPoint 2019 – Part 1 and 2Introduction to...

Playdate at the Library

Come out from the cold! Babies and toddlers can interact and engage their senses with enriching play time at the library.

Lunchtime Shut Up & Write

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
Yoga & 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...

Painting with Alcohol Ink: Beginner's Workshop

Let it flow! Alcohol inks are free flowing and vibrant colors! This workshop will cover beginning techniques for creative play and minor control of alcohol...

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 GoogleLearn basic...

3D Printing

Design a 3D-printed miniature at home and print it out at the Govans Branch! Ask a librarian to find out how to create your own models using TinkerCAD, a...

art child painting

Brr! Can you feel winter on its way? Welcome winter by creating a polar bear cup with us!

picture of a female character looking off into the distance

The Washington Village Branch is closed until further notice for facility maintenance. Use the cover of a Manga title or graphic novel to reproduce the...

Origami Club

Join us to learn the Japanese art of paper-folding. This ongoing origami program will be for tweens and teens. No experience is necessary. All materials will...

writing signing paperwork forms

Project ENCORE presents ReCOUP Business Accelerator, an 8 week entrepreneurship program for the formerly incarcerated. Participants will attend classes on...

Teen Afternoon Matinee

Come out and enjoy an Afternoon Matinee. Every first Monday of the month, come and pick from a selection of movies to watch.

preschool children

Children and families are welcome to join us for a fun and cozy storytime and craft event! Wear your coziest PJs and bring your favorite teddy bear or other...

Gaming Mondays

This program is canceled through November. Did you miss playing video games this weekend? Stop by the library on Mondays and play PS4 with your friends and...

teenage girls studying at the library

Join us for math tutoring for middle and high school students. Just bring your homework and your questions! This program has limited spaces and...

Crafternoon: Confetti Bookmark

Join us for a crafty afternoon making your own bookmarks and filling them with confetti. Lets make reading colorful!

Music & Movement Storytime

Shimmy, shake, wiggle, and giggle as we share music and movement-themed books, interactive songs, and fun activities to get kids (and adults) up and moving!...

Drop-In Tutoring

Join us at the Waverly Branch for free K-12 drop-in tutoring from the members of Pi Beta Phi at Johns Hopkins University. No registration necessary.

Introduction to Microsoft Office 2019 & Computer Basics

In this 6-class series, the following topics will be discussed: ABCs of the PCSkill Builders’ WorkshopsIntroduction to Computers and WindowsIntro to...

Retro Teen Movie Night: Good Burger

Two young friends working at a fast-food restaurant team up to beat a newly opened giant food franchise. Kosher snacks will be served. 1997 | Rated PG | 95...

Activists holding banner of the Baltimore Gay Alliance, mid-1970s

For as long as there has been a place called Maryland, there have been people whom we would today see as fitting within the LGBTQ+ community. As cities...

Light Street Writers Exchange In Person

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...

Pianist Mieczyslaw Munz

Join us for a truly memorable program courtesy of the Peabody Institute. This screening of a documentary film examining the life and art of the great Polish...

Dried flowers

"Got the Winter Blues? Holidays got you stressed? Love to pamper yourself? Come join us at the Orleans Street Branch as we make bath satchets filled with...

Virtual Yoga for Everyone with Civonnia

Join BYFree instructor Civonnia for virtual deep breathing, relaxation, basic yoga poses, and stretching. These mixed-level classes are open to those...

6pm
Virtual Event

Monday, December 4