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Date Event Description
08/01/13
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.
08/01/13
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.

No registration required.
08/01/13
11:00 AM
Glenwood Branch

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Can You Dig It Amelia Bedelia?
Enjoy zany stories and activities. Ages 5-9; 45 - 60 min.

*Registration is required. Register online or by calling 410.313.5579.
08/01/13
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.
08/01/13
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.

No registration required.
08/01/13
1:30 PM
Elkridge Branch

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Game Design Academy
Are you serious about games? Creative? Competitive? Explore game theory as you create, design, and engineer a number of games, including a board game. The perfect night out for the tech-oriented problem-solver. Plan to attend all four sessions. Ages 11-17.

Jul 29 - Paper and pencil games
Jul 30 - Board and dice games
Jul 31 - Board and card games
Aug 1 - Tile games and puzzles


A teen Sci-Tech class.

*Registration is required. Register online or by calling 410.313.5088.
08/01/13
2:00 PM
Glenwood Branch

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Can You Dig It Amelia Bedelia?
Enjoy zany stories and activities. Ages 5-9; 45 - 60 min.

*Registration is required. Register online or by calling 410.313.5579.
08/01/13
2:00 PM
Miller Branch

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Demolition Birds
Knock down those pesky little birds, and beat the other team! Ages 8-12; 45 min. Ticket required.

*Limited space; tickets available at Children's Desk 15 minutes before class.
08/01/13
4:00 PM
Miller Branch

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Demolition Birds
Knock down those pesky little birds, and beat the other team! Ages 8-12; 45 min. Ticket required.

*Limited space; tickets available at Children's Desk 15 minutes before class.
08/01/13
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.
08/01/13
7:00 PM
East Columbia Branch

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Local Author Showcase
Meet and greet authors with local ties. John Hauserman, Roy G. Saltman, and Heather Wandell discuss their latest books, answer questions, and share tips about the publishing process. Books available for purchase and signing. Refreshments. A Meet the Author event. Sponsored by Friends of Howard County Library.

*Registration is required. Register online or by calling 410.313.7700.
08/01/13
7:00 PM
Glenwood Branch

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Ultimate Upcycling with Plastic
What to do with all that plastic? Why recycle when you can upcycle! Have fun turning trash into art. For adults and teens.

*Registration is required. Register online or by calling 410.313.5577.
08/01/13
7:00 PM
Miller Branch

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Bulbs
The waning days of summer present the ideal time to plant bulbs. Judy Petersen presents a whirlwind tour of bulbs: their history, nature, selection, planting, care, and Latin names. Discussion includes the popular narcissus, tulip and lily. University of Maryland Extension - Howard County Master Gardeners. The class begins inside and includes a visit to the Enchanted Garden.

*Registration is required. Register online or by calling 410.313.1950.
08/01/13
7:00 PM
Miller Branch

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Little Dudes on Books: The Un-Book Club
We pick the topic; you bring favorite books to share! Refreshments. Ages 8-10; 60 min.

Jun 6 - Graphically Speaking (graphic novels)
Jul 3 - It's a Laugh (funny books)
Aug 1 - Slimy, Scary or Gross (non-fiction)

*Registration is required. Register online or by calling 410.313.1950.
08/01/13
7:00 PM
Miller Branch

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Films to Talk About
Join fellow movie aficionados for vibrant conversations. Borrow the movie from HCLS, watch it at home, then participate in a lively discussion.

Jun 6 - The Prestige
Aug 1 - The Hunger Games

No registration required.
08/01/13
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.
 

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