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Thursday, September 21

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...

Back to School Scavenger Hunt

Find the school supply pictures hidden in the children's area to fill our backpack and win a prize. One prize per child, while supplies last.

a variety of craft supplies splayed out across a table

Caregivers and children, are you looking for a special place to store your library card? Celebrate library card sign up month at the Hampden Branch by...

Games at 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...

Hispanic Heritage Fact Find and Who’s Who

Celebrate Hispanic Heritage Month and learn about Hispanic people who have achieved, created, and performed great things through an interactive fact find in...

Take & Make: Animal Friend Magnets

Get ready to learn with a smart buddy to display all of your wonderful work on the fridge! This Take & Make kit will be available at the Walbrook Branch...

Colored pencils in a row

Can you turn an abstract line into a cool and exciting picture? Grab an activity packet from the library and try it out! This Take & Make kit will be...

Take & Make: Friendship Bracelets

Make and exchange bracelets with your friends at school! This Take & Make will be available for the month of September or until supplies last.

Take & Make: Leafy Hedgehog

With a sweet snout and cheerful googly eyes, this hedgehog magnet craft kit for kids is sure to be a hit! Layered with colorful autumn leaf shapes, he'll...

Reisterstown Puzzle Club

This program is canceled as the Reisterstown Road Branch is closed for building repairs through mid-November. Drop in to the Reistertown Road branch puzzle...

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...

Family Storytime

Stories, movement, songs, and our most fun activities. Come ready to move, laugh, and learn together. For families with children ages 2-5. All abilities...

Workplace Readiness Workshop

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

Coffee, Conversation, and Community (Drop-in Group)

Coffee, Conversation, and Community (Drop-in Group) Join the social work team for some coffee, conversation, and community! This weekly drop-in group is...

Family Storytime

Stories, movement, songs, and our most fun activities. Come ready to move, laugh, and learn together. For families with children ages 2-5. All abilities...

Family Storytime

Stories, movement, songs and rhymes in English and Spanish. Come ready to move and have fun together. For families with children ages 2-5. All abilities...

colored pencils creative art drawing

Join us in the Children's Department on a bi-weekly basis for a fun, book-based craft!

hands on an old typewriter

An empowering and rewarding experience to write an hour each week at the same time and place. This experience serves as powerful support for building your...

12pm
Virtual Event
Tea Dragon Society and Witch Boy

Join us for a different kind of book club! In September, we'll talk about The Tea Dragon Society by Kay O'Neill. In October, we'll talk about The Witch Boy...

Preschool Storytime

Stories, movement, songs, and play activities that prepare your child for lifelong learning. Come early for playtime. For ages 2-5 with a favorite adult....

Anime Club

Visit the Roland Park Branch and join us for Anime Club to catch up on episodes or discover a new series

Crafternoon

Come to the Walbrook Branch and join us for an afternoon of crafts! Every week will be a different craft.

Crochet Club

Learn and practice the art of crochet. Open to all skill levels. Supplies will be provided, but feel free to bring your own! Sign up by calling 410-396-0935.

Family Storytime

Stories, movement, songs and rhymes in English and Spanish. Come ready to move and have fun together. For families with children ages 2-5. All abilities...

Thinking Ought To Be Fun

Learning to think effectively for yourself is a great deal of fun! Inspired by creative thinkers, Dr. Edward de Bono, creator of The Six Thinking Hats, and...

Anime Club

This program is canceled as the Forest Park Branch will be closed for renovation beginning September 2, 2023. Love Anime? Join the Forest Park Anime Club...

Anime Hour

Join Patterson Park's new Anime Hour. We'll watch your favorite anime and discuss what manga you're loving.

Pixel Art Craft

Join us to make Pixel Art using Perler beads, parchment paper, and an iron!

Teen Craft: Bubble Wand Earrings

Need to add a little color to your wardrobe? Then come by and join our fun and easy craft program, where you will make your very own pair of colorful...

writing signing paperwork forms

Construct a simple zine of illustrations, poetry, thoughts, and anything you can imagine. With permission from participants, the library will make copies of...

Jamercise with Ginger

Jamercise is an exercise program that combines the benefits of a cardio-aerobic workout with elements of dance. Join us in person at the Cherry Hill Branch...

Multiple dice with different numbers of sides

The sound of dice, the sting of defeat, the thrill of victory-what's not to like about role-playing games? Ready your dice for a tabletop roleplaying game...

Intro to Community Investing & Invest York Road

Invest York Road is a bold initiative enabling community members to make small investments into a community-controlled fund that will be used to buy and...

books stacked on library table

Let's get together and discuss the books we've been reading. Bring a friend!

5:30pm
Virtual Event
Introduction to Computer Basics

In this 4-week series, the following topics will be discussed: ABCs of the PC,Skill Builders’ WorkshopsIntroduction to Computers and WindowsStaying Safe...

Introduction to Google Workspace

5-week series: Google DriveGoogle Docs,Google Calendar,Google SheetsGoogle SlidesClass Prerequisite Recommendation - ABCs of the PC, Skill Builders’...

board games

Stop by Orleans to have some good old fashioned fun while we break out the board games. Play an old favorite or try your hand at a new game.

Hamilton Book Club: Out of Darkness

Hamilton Book Club has been cancelled until further notice. Join us as we read and discuss one of the most frequently challened books of 2023, Out of...

Movie: Encanto

Deep in the Colombian mountains, the Madrigal family possesses an extraordinary secret. Each member of the family is able to perform magic. Yet at the heart...

Light Street Listening Lounge

The Light Street Listening Lounge is a monthly exploration of the Enoch Pratt Free Library's vast collection of music. These curated programs will examine...

Leslie Jones: "Leslie F*cking Jones"  **SOLD OUT**

**THIS PROGRAM IS SOLD OUT** The Brown Lecture series invites you to spend an unforgettable evening with Leslie Jones and get to know the woman behind the...

Thursday, September 21