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01/27/15
10:00 AM
Central Branch

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English Language Learners
Learn to read, write, and speak English for everyday life. Beginning level: Tuesdays; 10 am - 12 pm, Central Meeting Room.

No registration required.
01/27/15
10:15 AM
East Columbia Branch

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3, 2, Fun!
Stories, songs, and activities. Ages 2-3 with adult; 30 min. Ticket required.

*Limited space; tickets available at Children's Desk 15 minutes before class.
01/27/15
10:15 AM
Miller Branch

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3, 2, Fun!
Stories, songs, and activities. Ages 2-3 with adult; 30 min. Ticket required.

*Limited space; tickets available at Children's Desk 15 minutes before class.
01/27/15
10:15 AM
Savage Branch

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3, 2, Fun!
Stories, songs, and activities. Ages 2-3 with adult; 30 min.

No registration required.
01/27/15
10:15 AM
Central Branch

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Play Partners
Stories, baby games, and musical activities. Ages infant-23 months with adult; 20-30 min. Ticket required.

*Limited space; tickets available at Children's Desk 15 minutes before class.
01/27/15
10:15 AM
Elkridge Branch

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Play Partners
Stories, baby games, and musical activities. Ages infant-23 months with adult; 20-30 min.

No registration required.
01/27/15
10:30 AM
Glenwood Branch

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Time for Us
Stories, songs, and activities. Ages 18-36 months with adult; 30 min.

No registration required.
01/27/15
10:30 AM
Glenwood Branch

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Just for Me
For children who are ready for an independent class that includes creative expression, listening comprehension, and early reading skills. Ages 3-5; 30 min.

*Registration is required. Register online or by calling 410.313.5579.
01/27/15
11:15 AM
East Columbia Branch

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3, 2, Fun!
Stories, songs, and activities. Ages 2-3 with adult; 30 min. Ticket required.

*Limited space; tickets available at Children's Desk 15 minutes before class.
01/27/15
11:15 AM
Elkridge Branch

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Play Partners
Stories, baby games, and musical activities. Ages infant-23 months with adult; 20-30 min.

No registration required.
01/27/15
11:15 AM
Savage Branch

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3, 2, Fun!
Stories, songs, and activities. Ages 2-3 with adult; 30 min.

No registration required.
01/27/15
11:30 AM
Miller Branch

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3, 2, Fun!
Stories, songs, and activities. Ages 2-3 with adult; 30 min. Ticket required.

*Limited space; tickets available at Children's Desk 15 minutes before class.
01/27/15
11:30 AM
Central Branch

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Play Partners
Stories, baby games, and musical activities. Ages infant-23 months with adult; 20-30 min. Ticket required.

*Limited space; tickets available at Children's Desk 15 minutes before class.
01/27/15
1:30 PM
Glenwood Branch

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What's the Sense? The Five Senses
Explore the five senses and how we use them. Ages 3-5; 30 min. Multi-week series.

*Registration is required. Register online or by calling 410.313.5579.
01/27/15
3:00 PM
East Columbia Branch

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Homework Club
Join us after school for a snack while working on your homework in a relaxed setting. Mondays - Thursdays; 3 - 4 pm (school days only). Ages 11-17. Children under the age of 8 must be accompanied by a parent, or assigned caregiver, who is at least 13 years old.

No registration required.
01/27/15
4:00 PM
Savage Branch

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Science Lab
Drop in to work on self-study science projects for school or to test the science kits provided. Ages 11-18.

No registration required.
HiTech is funded in part by a National Leadership Grant for Libraries from the Institute of Museum and Library Services. Visit hclibrary.org/hitech_events for more HiTech classes.
01/27/15
4:00 PM
Savage Branch

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Music Lab
Drop in to test new music technology, record or mix your own music, or record vocals. Work on school music projects or create your own personal project. Ages 11-18.

No registration required.
HiTech is funded in part by a National Leadership Grant for Libraries from the Institute of Museum and Library Services. Visit hclibrary.org/hitech_events for more HiTech classes.
01/27/15
6:45 PM
Glenwood Branch

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Knit 'n Chat Teen Knitting Group
Beginners and experts welcome! Spend time with other teen knitters and learn to make cool items. Supplies provided. Ages 11-17.

No registration required.
01/27/15
7:00 PM
East Columbia Branch

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Make the Most of High School! Career Academy Expo
This event has been cancelled.
Did you know that by enrolling in a Career Academy you can explore a career and have a chance to earn college credit and job-ready certifications while still in high school? Attend the Career Academy Expo to learn more about the Academy program that is right for you.

Academies include: Architecture and Construction Management; Automotive Technology; Biotechnology; Accounting, Marketing and Finance; Culinary Sciences; Cyber Security; Engineering; Graphic Design and Animation; Health Professions; Homeland Security and Emergency Management; Hotel and Restaurant Management; Teaching and Child Development; and Career Research.

No registration required.
01/27/15
7:00 PM
Savage Branch

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Pajama Time
Stories and music just before bedtime. Pajamas, teddy bears, and blankets welcome. All ages; 30 min.

No registration required.
01/27/15
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.
01/28/15
10:15 AM
Miller Branch

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Play Partners
Stories, baby games, and musical activities. Ages infant-23 months with adult; 20-30 min. Ticket required.

*Limited space; tickets available at Children's Desk 15 minutes before class.
01/28/15
10:15 AM
Savage Branch

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Go Figure
Explore early math concepts inspired by children's literature and everyday activities. Ages 3-5 with adult; 45 min. Multi-week series. Ticket required.

*Limited space; tickets available at Children's Desk 15 minutes before class.
01/28/15
10:15 AM
Central Branch

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All Together Now
Stories, songs, and activities for children and adults to enjoy together. All ages; 30 min.

No registration required.
01/28/15
10:15 AM
Elkridge Branch

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Just for Me
For children who are ready for an independent class that includes creative expression, listening comprehension, and early reading skills. Ages 3-5; 30 min.

No registration required.
01/28/15
10:15 AM
East Columbia Branch

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All Together Now
Stories, songs, and activities for children and adults to enjoy together. All ages; 30 min.

No registration required.
01/28/15
10:30 AM
Glenwood Branch

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Play Partners
Stories, baby games, and musical activities. Ages infant-23 months with adult; 20-30 min.

No registration required.
01/28/15
11:15 AM
Elkridge Branch

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Just for Me
For children who are ready for an independent class that includes creative expression, listening comprehension, and early reading skills. Ages 3-5; 30 min.

No registration required.
01/28/15
11:15 AM
East Columbia Branch

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All Together Now
Stories, songs, and activities for children and adults to enjoy together. All ages; 30 min.

No registration required.
01/28/15
11:30 AM
Miller Branch

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Play Partners
Stories, baby games, and musical activities. Ages infant-23 months with adult; 20-30 min. Ticket required.

*Limited space; tickets available at Children's Desk 15 minutes before class.
01/28/15
11:30 AM
Central Branch

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All Together Now
Stories, songs, and activities for children and adults to enjoy together. All ages; 30 min.

No registration required.
01/28/15
11:30 AM
Savage Branch

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Go Figure
Explore early math concepts inspired by children's literature and everyday activities. Ages 3-5 with adult; 45 min. Multi-week series. Ticket required.

*Limited space; tickets available at Children's Desk 15 minutes before class.
01/28/15
2:00 PM
Savage Branch

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All Together Now
Stories, songs, and activities for children and adults to enjoy together. All ages; 30 min.

No registration required.
01/28/15
3:00 PM
East Columbia Branch

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Homework Club
Join us after school for a snack while working on your homework in a relaxed setting. Mondays - Thursdays; 3 - 4 pm (school days only). Ages 11-17. Children under the age of 8 must be accompanied by a parent, or assigned caregiver, who is at least 13 years old.

No registration required.
01/28/15
6:30 PM
Central Branch

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Classics Club, Jr
Discussions and activities about classic novels. Ages 7-9; 30 min. January's discussion title is Little House on the Prairie by Laura Ingalls Wilder. Copies are available for checkout at the Children's Research Desk.

*Registration is required. Register online or by calling 410.313.7880.
01/28/15
7:00 PM
Miller Branch

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The Romanovs as You Never Knew Them
The Romanov dynasty has been portrayed in many ways, including inaccurate interpretations of the czars as mysterious, un-European, and just plain strange. Discover how the Romanov sovereigns were unique and compelling, and how each fit into the world in which they lived and ruled.

Presented by Vladimir G. Marinich, retired Professor of History at Howard Community College. Marinich received his Bachelor of Arts in Anthropology from City College of New York and his Master of Arts in Anthropology from New York University.

Cosponsored by Howard County Historical Society.

*Registration is required. Register online or by calling 410.313.1950.
01/28/15
7:00 PM
Savage Branch

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Preparing for Tax Time
Minimize your taxes and maximize your refund by understanding the deductions and credits for which you are eligible, including the Earned Income Tax Credit (EITC). Roy Yenoli of MakingChange also explains the effects of the Affordable Care Act (ACA) on your return. In partnership with MakingChange.

*Registration is required. Register online or by calling 410.313.0760.
01/28/15
7:00 PM
Elkridge Branch

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Pajama Time
Stories and music just before bedtime. Pajamas, teddy bears, and blankets welcome. All ages; 30 min.

No registration required.
01/28/15
7:00 PM
Savage Branch

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English Conversation Club
Is English your second (or third) language? Practice speaking and understanding in a small group. 7:00-8:30p

No registration required.
01/28/15
7:15 PM
Central Branch

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Classics Club
Discussions and activities about classic novels. Ages 9 & up; 45 min. January's discussion title is Call it Courage by Armstrong Sperry. Copies are available for checkout at the Children's Research Desk.

*Registration is required. Register online or by calling 410.313.7880.
01/28/15
7:45 PM
Miller Branch

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English Conversation Class
Is English your second (or third) language? Practice speaking and understanding in a small group. Wednesdays 7:45 - 8:45 pm.

No registration required.
01/29/15
10:15 AM
Miller Branch

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Healthy Kids
Explore simple health concepts inspired by children's literature. Ages 3-5 with adult; 45 min. Multi-week series. Well & Wise event. Ticket required.

*Limited space; tickets available at Children's Desk 15 minutes before class.
01/29/15
10:15 AM
Savage Branch

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Play Partners
Stories, baby games, and musical activities. Ages infant-23 months with adult; 20-30 min.

No registration required.
01/29/15
10:15 AM
East Columbia Branch

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Play Partners
Stories, baby games, and musical activities. Ages infant-23 months with adult; 20-30 min. Ticket required.

*Limited space; tickets available at Children's Desk 15 minutes before class.
01/29/15
11:15 AM
Savage Branch

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Play Partners
Stories, baby games, and musical activities. Ages infant-23 months with adult; 20-30 min.

No registration required.
01/29/15
11:15 AM
East Columbia Branch

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Play Partners
Stories, baby games, and musical activities. Ages infant-23 months with adult; 20-30 min. Ticket required.

*Limited space; tickets available at Children's Desk 15 minutes before class.
01/29/15
11:30 AM
Miller Branch

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Healthy Kids
Explore simple health concepts inspired by children's literature. Ages 3-5 with adult; 45 min. Multi-week series. Well & Wise event. Ticket required.

*Limited space; tickets available at Children's Desk 15 minutes before class.
01/29/15
2:00 PM
Elkridge Branch

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HCLS Now!
Discover HCLS' online research tools and your gateway to free, on-demand, self-directed education for all ages.

Jan 29: Online education and career courses by Gale COURSES

*Registration is required. Register online or by calling 410.313.5088.
01/29/15
3:00 PM
East Columbia Branch

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Homework Club
Join us after school for a snack while working on your homework in a relaxed setting. Mondays - Thursdays; 3 - 4 pm (school days only). Ages 11-17. Children under the age of 8 must be accompanied by a parent, or assigned caregiver, who is at least 13 years old.

No registration required.
01/29/15
4:00 PM
Savage Branch

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Audio/Video Lab
Drop in our A/V lab to work on your A/V, film or video projects - for school or personal use. Ages 11-18.


No registration required.

HiTech is funded in part by a National Leadership Grant for Libraries from The Institute of Museum and Library Services. Visit hclibrary.org/hitech_events for more HiTech classes.
01/29/15
7:00 PM
Miller Branch

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Make the Most of High School! Career Academy Expo
Did you know that by enrolling in a Career Academy you can explore a career and have a chance to earn college credit and job-ready certifications while still in high school? Attend the Career Academy Expo to learn more about the Academy program that is right for you.

Academies include: Architecture and Construction Management; Automotive Technology; Biotechnology; Accounting, Marketing and Finance; Culinary Sciences; Cyber Security; Engineering; Graphic Design and Animation; Health Professions; Homeland Security and Emergency Management; Hotel and Restaurant Management; Teaching and Child Development; and Career Research.

No registration required.
01/29/15
7:00 PM
Miller Branch

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Pajama Time
Stories and music just before bedtime. Pajamas, teddy bears, and blankets welcome. All ages; 30 min. Ticket required.

*Limited space; tickets available at Children's Desk 15 minutes before class.
01/29/15
7:00 PM
Elkridge Branch

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HCLS Now!
Discover HCLS' online research tools and your gateway to free, on-demand, self-directed education for all ages.

Jan 29: Popular research eBooks, magazines and newspapers

*Registration is required. Register online or by calling 410.313.5088.
01/29/15
7:00 PM
Central Branch

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Pajama Time
Stories and music just before bedtime. Pajamas, teddy bears, and blankets welcome. All ages; 30 min. Ticket required.

*Limited space; tickets available at Children's Desk 15 minutes before class.
01/29/15
7:00 PM
East Columbia Branch

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Anime Club
Meet fellow fans, enjoy a movie and snacks, and enter a drawing to win prizes! Ages 13-17
01/29/15
7:30 PM
Central Branch

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English Conversation Class
Is English your second (or third) language? Practice speaking and listening in a small group. Thursdays; 7:30 - 8:30 pm, Project Literacy Resource Center.

No registration required.
01/30/15
10:15 AM
Miller Branch

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All Together Now
Stories, songs, and activities for children and adults to enjoy together. All ages; 30 min. Ticket required.

*Limited space; tickets available at Children's Desk 15 minutes before class.
01/30/15
10:15 AM
Central Branch

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Play Partners
Stories, baby games, and musical activities. Ages infant-23 months with adult; 20-30 min.

No registration required.
01/30/15
10:15 AM
Elkridge Branch

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All Together Now
Stories, songs, and activities for children and adults to enjoy together. All ages; 30 min.

No registration required.
01/30/15
10:30 AM
Savage Branch

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Picture Book Parade
Tales, tunes, and tons of fun! Ages 2-5 (2 year olds must be accompanied by an adult); 30 min.

No registration required.
01/30/15
10:30 AM
Glenwood Branch

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All Together Now
Stories, songs, and activities for children and adults to enjoy together. All ages; 30 min.

No registration required.
01/30/15
11:15 AM
Elkridge Branch

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All Together Now
Stories, songs, and activities for children and adults to enjoy together. All ages; 30 min.

No registration required.
01/30/15
11:30 AM
Miller Branch

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All Together Now
Stories, songs, and activities for children and adults to enjoy together. All ages; 30 min. Ticket required.

*Limited space; tickets available at Children's Desk 15 minutes before class.
01/30/15
11:30 AM
Central Branch

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Play Partners
Stories, baby games, and musical activities. Ages infant-23 months with adult; 20-30 min.

No registration required.
01/31/15
10:00 AM
Savage Branch

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The Science of Movie Making
Students will experience what is involved in the movie making process, starting with organizing during the pre-production stage, then actual production using the Canon Rebel T3i 600D, to post-production. Students will take a look at how digital cameras are engineered and how the light entering the camera is then turned into an electrical signal. Students will
also get to, not only work with video editing software like iMovie, but audio editing software Logic Pro X as well. By the end of the program each student will have produced, filmed, and edited their own movie. Ages 11-18.

Class: 10 am - 12 pm
Lab: 12 pm - 1 pm

This is a 5 month class. When you register once, you will be registered for all dates:
Jan 10, 24, 31; Feb 7, 21, 28; Mar 7, 14, 21, 28; Apr 4, 11, 18, 25; May 2, 9.

HiTech is funded in part by a National Leadership Grant for Libraries from IMLS. Visit hclibrary.org/hitech_events for more HiTech classes.

*Registration is required. Register online or by calling 410.313.0760.
01/31/15
10:00 AM
Savage Branch

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Eye for the Design
Whether it's a magazine spread, a subway poster, or even a Web page, nothing connects or communicates like a great layout. Layout design, the art of what goes where on a page, is a creative challenge for any aspiring young designer.

Explore the basic principles of design and visual communication, beginning with the study of design;s past, and moving through the creation of your own design project. Ages 11-18. 10 am - 12 pm.

This is a four class series. Plan to attend all dates: Jan 31; Feb 7, 14, & 21.

HiTech is funded in part by a National Leadership Grant for Libraries from the Institute of Museum and Library Services. Visit hclibrary.org/hitech_events.

*Registration is required. Register online or by calling 410.313.0760.
01/31/15
10:15 AM
Elkridge Branch

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Play Partners
Stories, baby games, and musical activities. Ages infant-23 months with adult; 20-30 min.

No registration required.
01/31/15
10:15 AM
Central Branch

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All Together Now
Stories, songs, and activities for children and adults to enjoy together. All ages; 30 min.

No registration required.
01/31/15
10:30 AM
Savage Branch

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All Together Now
Stories, songs, and activities for children and adults to enjoy together. All ages; 30 min.

No registration required.
01/31/15
11:00 AM
Miller Branch

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Play Partners
Stories, baby games, and musical activities. Ages infant-23 months with adult; 20-30 min. Ticket required

*Limited space; tickets available at Children's Desk 15 minutes before class.
01/31/15
11:00 AM
East Columbia Branch

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All Together Now
Stories, songs, and activities for children and adults to enjoy together. All ages; 30 min. Ticket required.

*Limited space; tickets available at Children's Desk 15 minutes before class.
01/31/15
11:15 AM
Elkridge Branch

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Play Partners
Stories, baby games, and musical activities. Ages infant-23 months with adult; 20-30 min.

No registration required.
01/31/15
11:30 AM
Central Branch

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All Together Now
Stories, songs, and activities for children and adults to enjoy together. All ages; 30 min.

No registration required.
01/31/15
1:00 PM
Glenwood Branch

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Before the Big Screen
The Seventh Son movie, based on the Last Apprentice series by Joseph Delaney, comes to the big screen soon. Before you head to the movies, join us for Spook-y discussions and activities. Refreshments. Ages 11-17.

No registration required.
01/31/15
2:00 PM
Elkridge Branch

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Novel Cosplay
Create a costume for a favorite book character. Brief skits are welcome. Compete with friends or individually. Prizes awarded. Ages 11-17.

*Registration is required. Register online or by calling 410.313.5088.
02/01/15
1:00 PM
Central Branch

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Bring on the Games
Meet and compete with friends. Ages 11-17.

No registration required.
02/01/15
1:00 PM
Savage Branch

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Intro to Engineering
Learn core engineering principles and apply them to various scenarios. Select the best engineering project for your group and build it. Ages 11-18. When you register, you will automatically be registered for all 4 days: Jan 11 & 25, Feb 1 & 8.

HiTech is funded in part by a National Leadership Grant for Libraries from IMLS. Visit hclibrary.org/hitech_events for more HiTech classes.

*Registration is required. Register online or by calling 410.313.0760.
02/02/15
10:00 AM
Central Branch

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English Conversation Class
Is English your second (or third) language? Practice speaking and listening in a small group. Mondays; 10 am - 12 pm, Central Meeting Room.

No registration required.
02/02/15
10:15 AM
Miller Branch

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Ukulele Day!
Take a trip to the island that made the ukulele famous. Come celebrate Ukulele Day with stories, songs, and activities. Ages 3-5 with adult. 30 min. Ticket required.

*Limited space; tickets available at Children's Desk 15 minutes before class.
02/02/15
10:15 AM
Savage Branch

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Just For Me
For children who are ready for an independent class that includes creative expression, listening comprehension, and early reading skills. Ages 3-5; 30 min.

No registration required.
02/02/15
10:15 AM
Central Branch

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Illustrators on Parade
Discover the creativity of children's illustrators through stories and activities. Ages 3-5 with adult; 30 min. Ticket required.

*Limited space; tickets available at Children's Desk 15 minutes before class.
02/02/15
10:15 AM
Elkridge Branch

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All Together Now
Stories, songs, and activities for children and adults to enjoy together. All ages; 30 min.

No registration required.
02/02/15
10:30 AM
Miller Branch

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Tae Kwon Do: Mommy & Me [rescheduled]
Mommy and child participate in a fun-filled activity, led by instructors from Sykesville Tae Kwon Do, while developing movement awareness, motor skills, balance, coordination, flexibility, and agility. Wear athletic shoes and loose fitting pants or shorts. Well & Wise event.

Ages 2-3 with adult; 30 min. Registration and a signed release form is required.

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*Registration is required. Register online or by calling 410.313.1950.
02/02/15
11:15 AM
Miller Branch

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Tae Kwon Do: Mommy & Me [rescheduled]
Mommy and child participate in a fun-filled activity, led by instructors from Sykesville Tae Kwon Do, while developing movement awareness, motor skills, balance, coordination, flexibility, and agility. Wear athletic shoes and loose fitting pants or shorts. Well & Wise event.

Ages 2-3 with adult; 30 min. Registration and a signed release form is required.

Download the release form.

*Registration is required. Register online or by calling 410.313.1950.
02/02/15
11:15 AM
Elkridge Branch

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All Together Now
Stories, songs, and activities for children and adults to enjoy together. All ages; 30 min.

No registration required.
02/02/15
11:30 AM
Miller Branch

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Ukulele Day!
Take a trip to the island that made the ukulele famous. Come celebrate Ukulele Day with stories, songs, and activities. Ages 3-5 with adult. 30 min. Ticket required.

*Limited space; tickets available at Children's Desk 15 minutes before class.
02/02/15
11:30 AM
Savage Branch

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Ukulele Day!
Take a trip to the island that made the ukulele famous. Come celebrate Ukulele Day with stories, songs, and activities. Ages 3-5 with adult. 30 min. Ticket required.

*Limited space; tickets available at Children's Desk 15 minutes before class.
02/02/15
11:30 AM
Central Branch

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Illustrators on Parade
Discover the creativity of children's illustrators through stories and activities. Ages 3-5 with adult; 30 min. Ticket required.

*Limited space; tickets available at Children's Desk 15 minutes before class.
02/02/15
1:30 PM
East Columbia Branch

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All Together Now
Stories, songs, and activities for children and adults to enjoy together. All ages; 30 min. Ticket required.

*Limited space; tickets available at Children's Desk 15 minutes before class.
02/02/15
2:00 PM
Miller Branch

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Just for Me
For children who are ready for an independent class that includes creative expression, listening comprehension, and early reading skills. Ages 3-5; 30 min. Ticket required.

*Limited space; tickets available at Children's Desk 15 minutes before class.
02/02/15
3:00 PM
East Columbia Branch

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Homework Club
Join us after school for a snack while working on your homework in a relaxed setting. Mondays - Thursdays; 3 - 4 pm (school days only). Ages 11-17. Children under the age of 8 must be accompanied by a parent, or assigned caregiver, who is at least 13 years old.

No registration required.
02/02/15
3:30 PM
Glenwood Branch

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Blood Pressure Screening
Free, walk-in blood pressure screening and monitoring offered by Howard County General Hospital: a Member of Johns Hopkins Medicine. 3:30 - 5:30 pm. Well & Wise event.

No registration required.
02/02/15
6:30 PM
Central Branch

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Play Partners
Stories, baby games, and musical activities. Ages infant-23 months with adult; 20-30 min. Ticket required.

*Limited space; tickets available at Children's Desk 15 minutes before class.
02/02/15
7:00 PM
Miller Branch

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Winter Is Coming
Join fans of the George R.R. Martin A Song of Ice and Fire series and HBO's Game of Thrones to discuss your favorite stories, characters, and actors, then speculate upon the next book and season. Warning: this discussion contains spoilers!

*Registration is required. Register online or by calling 410.313.1950.
02/02/15
7:00 PM
Savage Branch

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Pajama Time
Stories and music just before bedtime. Pajamas, teddy bears, and blankets welcome. All ages; 30 min.

No registration required.
02/02/15
7:00 PM
Central Branch

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Stories of the World
Book discussion, 1st Mondays; 7 - 8:30 pm.

Jan 5 - Half of a Yellow Sun by Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie
Feb 2 - The Lowland by Jhumpa Lahiri

No registration required.
02/02/15
7:00 PM
Central Branch

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Talking: Pictures
Journey beyond Hollywood blockbusters for the finest films the international community has to offer. Delve into the films' historical, social, and psychological significance. Borrow the movie from HCLS, watch it ahead of time, then participate in a lively discussion.

Jan 20 - Short Term 12
Also available to stream, via hoopla at hclibrary.org.

Feb 2 - Wadjda
Available through streaming only, via hoopla at hclibrary.org.

No registration required.
02/02/15
7:00 PM
Elkridge Branch

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Bring on the Games: Minecraft Mondays
Meet and compete with friends. Take turns planning and constructing a virtual world, as well as play Wii and other interactive games. Ages 11-17.

No registration required.
02/02/15
7:00 PM
East Columbia Branch

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Pajama Time
Stories and music just before bedtime. Pajamas, teddy bears, and blankets welcome. All ages; 30 min. Ticket required.

*Limited space; tickets available at Children's Desk 15 minutes before class.
02/02/15
7:00 PM
Miller Branch

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Pajama Time
Stories and music just before bedtime. Pajamas, teddy bears, and blankets welcome. All ages; 30 min. Ticket required.

*Limited space; tickets available at Children's Desk 15 minutes before class.
 

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