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Date Event Description
04/27/15
7:00 PM
Savage Branch

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Book-N-Chat
Build book club skills by reading a picture book together, followed by discussion and related activities. Ages 6-8; 45 min. Register for each session separately.

*Registration is required. Register online or by calling 410.313.0760.
04/27/15
7:30 PM
Central Branch

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Evening Under the Stars
Join the Howard Astronomical League as they point telescopes at the night sky to reveal wonders of our moon and other celestial objects. Families (Ages 5 & up); 20 - 40 min.

No registration required.
04/28/15
4:30 PM
Miller Branch

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Escape from the Library!
Did you love Escape from Mr. Lemoncello's Library? Test your puzzle-solving skills while trying to "escape" from the library. Ages 9-12. 60 min. Ticket required.

*Limited space; tickets available at Children's Desk 15 minutes before class.
04/28/15
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.
04/28/15
7:00 PM
Miller Branch

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Escape from the Library!
Did you love Escape from Mr. Lemoncello's Library? Test your puzzle-solving skills while trying to "escape" from the library. Ages 9-12. 60 min. Ticket required.

*Limited space; tickets available at Children's Desk 15 minutes before class.
04/29/15
6:30 PM
Central Branch

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Classics Club, Jr
Discussions and activities about classic novels. Ages 7-9; 30 min.

*Registration is required. Register online or by calling 410.313.7880.
04/29/15
7:15 PM
Central Branch

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Classics Club
Discussions and activities about classic novels. Ages 9 & up; 45 min.

*Registration is required. Register online or by calling 410.313.7880.
05/01/15
All Day
East Columbia Branch

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Star Wars Scavenger Hunt
Celebrate Star Wars by following clues to search for Star Wars characters. Families; allow 30 min. May 1 - 9; Children's area.

No registration required.
05/01/15
2:00 PM
East Columbia Branch

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Family Movies
Films the entire family can enjoy. All ages. Ho. Co. schools closed or closing early.

May 1 (2 pm): Dolphin Tale (PG)

Sponsored by Friends of Howard County Library System.

No registration required.
05/01/15
2:00 PM
Glenwood Branch

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Book Bingo
Play Bingo featuring book characters, and maybe win a book! Ages 5 & up; 45 - 60 min. Ho. Co. schools closed. Summer sneak peek Super Book Bingo.

*Registration is required. Register online or by calling 410.313.5579.
05/01/15
2:00 PM
Miller Branch

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Our Amazing Feathered Friends
Join members of the Split Rail Garden Club to learn about birds, read a story, and make a craft! Ages 5-8; 30 min. Ho. Co. Schools closed.

*Registration is required. Register online or by calling 410.313.1950.
05/01/15
3:00 PM
Central Branch

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Build-A-Basket Workshop
Lisa Phillips from Celebrate Us Gift Baskets will teach how to design and stage gift baskets. Build empathy while building a basket for someone you know. Give your gift to someone special.

Ages 9-11 (with adult assistance encouraged); 60 min. Ho. Co. schools closed.

*Registration is required. Register online or by calling 410.313.7880.
05/02/15
All Day
East Columbia Branch

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Star Wars Scavenger Hunt
Celebrate Star Wars by following clues to search for Star Wars characters. Families; allow 30 min. May 1 - 9; Children's area.

No registration required.
05/02/15
1:00 PM
Elkridge Branch

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Silly Superheroes
Do you have a favorite superhero? If you could invent one, what would he or she do? American artist Mike Esparza created silly superheroes inspired by the famous Spanish artist Pablo Picasso. Create a drawing, paint and take home your own masterpiece. Wear clothes that can get messy. Ages 8-13; 60 min.

*Registration is required. Register online or by calling 410.313.5085.
05/02/15
2:00 PM
Central Branch

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Build-A-Basket Workshop
Lisa Phillips from Celebrate Us Gift Baskets will teach how to design and stage gift baskets. Build empathy while building a basket for someone you know. Give your gift to someone special.

Ages 9-11 (with adult assistance encouraged); 60 min.

*Registration is required. Register online or by calling 410.313.7880.
05/02/15
2:00 PM
Elkridge Branch

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Chemistry in the Library: Chemists Celebrate Earth Day
Join a chemist from the American Chemical Society for hands-on experiments. Ages 7 & up (an adult must accompany 7-8 yr. olds); 60 min.

*Registration is required. Register online or by calling 410.313.5085.
05/02/15
3:00 PM
Savage Branch

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Stargazers
Learn the stories behind the major constellations, then make a set of constellation cards to be used with a flashlight to help you learn to find and identify the constellations in the night sky. Ages 8-13; 60 min.

*Registration is required. Register online or by calling 410.313.0760.

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