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Date Event Description
07/23/14
3:00 PM
Glenwood Branch

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Detective Science
Who stole the cookie from the cookie jar? Use chemistry to analyze the evidence and solve the crime! Ages 9-12; 45 min.

*Registration is required. Register online or by calling 410.313.5579.
07/23/14
7:00 PM
Glenwood Branch

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Detective Science
Who stole the cookie from the cookie jar? Use chemistry to analyze the evidence and solve the crime! Ages 9-12; 45 min.

*Registration is required. Register online or by calling 410.313.5579.
07/23/14
7:00 PM
Miller Branch

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Mermaids and Monsters
Dive into summer with legends of mermaids and sea monsters. Facts, fun, and a cool craft. Ages 7-10; 45 min. Ticket required.

*Limited space; tickets available at Children's Desk 15 minutes before class.
07/24/14
2:00 PM
Central Branch

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Book Bingo
Play Bingo featuring book characters, and maybe win a book! Ages 5 & up; 45-60 min. Ticket required.

*Limited space; tickets available at Children's Desk 15 minutes before class.
07/24/14
2:00 PM
Miller Branch

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Mermaids and Monsters
Dive into summer with legends of mermaids and sea monsters. Facts, fun, and a cool craft. Ages 7-10; 45 min. Ticket required.

*Limited space; tickets available at Children's Desk 15 minutes before class.
07/24/14
2:30 PM
Glenwood Branch

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Cello Exploration
Dr. Maxim Kozlov hosts an interactive cello class where he performs then allows you to explore and play the cello. Dr. Kozlov holds Master of Music Education and Doctor of Musical Arts degrees from the prestigious Moscow Conservatory and the Peabody Institute of Johns Hopkins University. 60 min.

Ages 5-8.

*Registration is required. Register online or by calling 410.313.5579.
07/24/14
3:30 PM
Central Branch

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Book Bingo
Play Bingo featuring book characters, and maybe win a book! Ages 5 & up; 45-60 min. Ticket required.

*Limited space; tickets available at Children's Desk 15 minutes before class.
07/24/14
4:00 PM
Glenwood Branch

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Cello Exploration
Dr. Maxim Kozlov hosts an interactive cello class where he performs then allows you to explore and play the cello. Dr. Kozlov holds Master of Music Education and Doctor of Musical Arts degrees from the prestigious Moscow Conservatory and the Peabody Institute of Johns Hopkins University. 60 min.

Ages 9-12.

*Registration is required. Register online or by calling 410.313.5579.
07/24/14
4:00 PM
Miller Branch

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Mermaids and Monsters
Dive into summer with legends of mermaids and sea monsters. Facts, fun, and a cool craft. Ages 7-10; 45 min. Ticket required.

*Limited space; tickets available at Children's Desk 15 minutes before class.
07/25/14
2:00 PM
East Columbia Branch

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Freaky Friday
Explore fun, surprising science concepts. Ages 6-10; 45 min. Ticket required.

Jun 27 - Oop, it's goop
Jul 25 - Fizz! Boom! Pop! (carbonated drinks)
Aug 22 - Science surprise

*Limited space; tickets available at Children's Desk 15 minutes before class.
07/26/14
11:00 AM
Miller Branch

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Cello Exploration
Dr. Maxim Kozlov hosts an interactive cello class where he performs then allows you to explore and play the cello. Dr. Kozlov holds Master of Music Education and Doctor of Musical Arts degrees from the prestigious Moscow Conservatory and the Peabody Institute of Johns Hopkins University. 60 min.

Ages 5-8.

*Registration is required. Register online or by calling 410.313.1950.
07/26/14
12:30 PM
Miller Branch

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Cello Exploration
Dr. Maxim Kozlov hosts an interactive cello class where he performs then allows you to explore and play the cello. Dr. Kozlov holds Master of Music Education and Doctor of Musical Arts degrees from the prestigious Moscow Conservatory and the Peabody Institute of Johns Hopkins University. 60 min.

Ages 9-12.

*Registration is required. Register online or by calling 410.313.1950.
07/26/14
3:00 PM
East Columbia Branch

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Cello Exploration
Dr. Maxim Kozlov hosts an interactive cello class where he performs then allows you to explore and play the cello. Dr. Kozlov holds Master of Music Education and Doctor of Musical Arts degrees from the prestigious Moscow Conservatory and the Peabody Institute of Johns Hopkins University. 60 min.

Ages 5-8

*Registration is required. Register online or by calling 410.313.7730.
07/26/14
4:30 PM
East Columbia Branch

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Cello Exploration
Dr. Maxim Kozlov hosts an interactive cello class where he performs then allows you to explore and play the cello. Dr. Kozlov holds Master of Music Education and Doctor of Musical Arts degrees from the prestigious Moscow Conservatory and the Peabody Institute of Johns Hopkins University. 60 min.

Ages 9-12

*Registration is required. Register online or by calling 410.313.7730.
07/28/14
2:00 PM
Central Branch

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Try This at Home, Too!
Explore simple science, engineering, and math concepts through hands-on activities. Ages 6-11; 45 min. Ticket required.

Mondays & Tuesdays
Jun 23 & 24:   Tangrams
Jun 30 & Jul 1: Bubbles (using dish detergent and Borax)
Jul 7 & 8:        Food Science (using various food products)
Jul 14 & 15:     Crystals (using dish detergent and Borax)
Jul 21 & 22:     Weather
Jul 28 & 29:     Robots
Aug 4 & 5:       LEGO® Engineering
Aug 11 & 12:    Architecture (using marshmallows)

*Limited space; tickets available at Children's Desk 15 minutes before class.
07/28/14
2:00 PM
Elkridge Branch

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Hogwarts Summer School
Open to all witches and wizards in need of magical improvement or those studying for O.W.L.S. Subjects include remedial potions, the care of magical creatures, charms, transfiguration with a review of changing mice into snuffboxes, and giant wizard chess. Ages 9 & up; 2 hrs.

*Registration is required. Register online or by calling 410.313.5085.
07/29/14
10:30 AM
Glenwood Branch

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Small Science
Stories and a hands-on experiment. Ages 4-6; 30 min. Register for each class separately.

Jul 8:   Bubble fun
Jul 15:  Sink or float?
Jul 22:  Summer snow
Jul 29:  Buggy science
Aug 5:  Powerful potions
Aug 12: Flight

*Registration is required. Register online or by calling 410.313.5579.
07/29/14
11:00 AM
Miller Branch

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Rainbow Science
Why do we see the same colors in every rainbow? Why do rainbows appear? Learn the answers to these questions, do experiments, and explore the garden in search of the colors of the rainbow. Ages 6-8; 45 min. Registration and signed release form required.

Download the release form.

*Registration is required. Register online or by calling 410.313.1950.
07/29/14
2:00 PM
Central Branch

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Try This at Home, Too!
Explore simple science, engineering, and math concepts through hands-on activities. Ages 6-11; 45 min. Ticket required.

Mondays & Tuesdays
Jun 23 & 24:   Tangrams
Jun 30 & Jul 1: Bubbles (using dish detergent and Borax)
Jul 7 & 8:        Food Science (using various food products)
Jul 14 & 15:     Crystals (using dish detergent and Borax)
Jul 21 & 22:     Weather
Jul 28 & 29:     Robots
Aug 4 & 5:       LEGO® Engineering
Aug 11 & 12:    Architecture (using marshmallows)

*Limited space; tickets available at Children's Desk 15 minutes before class.
07/29/14
2:00 PM
Elkridge Branch

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Hogwarts Summer School
Open to all witches and wizards in need of magical improvement or those studying for O.W.L.S. Subjects include remedial potions, the care of magical creatures, charms, transfiguration with a review of changing mice into snuffboxes, and giant wizard chess. Ages 9 & up; 2 hrs.

*Registration is required. Register online or by calling 410.313.5085.
07/29/14
2:00 PM
Miller Branch

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6, 5, 4, Stories Galore
For children ages 4-6 who are ready for an independent class that includes creative expression, listening comprehension, and early reading skills. 30 min. Ticket required.

*Limited space; tickets available at Children's Desk 15 minutes before class.
07/29/14
3:00 PM
Miller Branch

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Rainbow Science
Why do we see the same colors in every rainbow? Why do rainbows appear? Learn the answers to these questions, do experiments, and explore the garden in search of the colors of the rainbow. Ages 6-8; 45 min. Registration and signed release form required.

Download the release form.

*Registration is required. Register online or by calling 410.313.1950.
07/29/14
7:00 PM
Miller Branch

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Chess Club
Join us for informal chess play. All skill levels welcome. Ages 9-17.

No registration required.

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