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Date Event Description
08/22/13
10:00 AM
Miller Branch

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Pins and Needles
Bring the projects you'd love to finish! All stitchers welcome.

No registration required.
08/22/13
10:15 AM
Central Branch

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Storybook Friends
A story and craft to enjoy with your child. Ages 2-5 with adult; 30 min. Ticket required.

Jun 20 - Elmer
Jun 27 - Ollie & Gossie
Aug 22 - Henry
Aug 26 - Frances
Aug 29 - Sandra Boynton & friends

*Limited space; tickets available at Children's Desk 15 minutes before class.
08/22/13
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.
08/22/13
11:30 AM
Central Branch

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Storybook Friends
A story and craft to enjoy with your child. Ages 2-5 with adult; 30 min. Ticket required.

Jun 20 - Elmer
Jun 27 - Ollie & Gossie
Aug 22 - Henry
Aug 26 - Frances
Aug 29 - Sandra Boynton & friends

*Limited space; tickets available at Children's Desk 15 minutes before class.
08/22/13
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.
08/22/13
2:00 PM
East Columbia Branch

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Crafternoon
Drop in and make fun crafts. All ages; allow 30 min.

No registration required.
08/22/13
2:00 PM
Elkridge Branch

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A Pirate's Life for Me!
Ahoy, mateys! This swashbuckling adventure includes listening to pirate lore, making crafts, and maybe learning to speak pirate. Ages 6-10; 60 min.

*Registration is required. Register online or by calling 410.313.5085.
08/22/13
4:30 PM
Miller Branch

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Enchanted Garden Club
Discover the joys of gardening. Learn gardening basics, and help grow flowers, herbs, fruits, and vegetables. Be prepared to get your hands dirty while growing healthy habits. Ages 9-11; 90 min; Registration and signed release form required for each session.

Jun 13 - Insectology I: Will the real insect stand up?
Jun 27 - You, Me and the Honeybee
Jul 11 - Insectology II: Observe, identify and be amazed
Jul 25 - Bountiful Butterflies: how to attract them & keep them happy
Aug 8 - Good Bugs vs. Bad Bugs
Aug 22 - Insectology III: Who's that nibbling in our garden?

Click here for the August 22 release form.

*Registration is required. Register online or by calling 410.313.1950.
08/22/13
7:00 PM
Central Branch

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Comics, Graphic Novels, & Manga - Oh My!
Learn the differences among these three forms of sequential art. Discussion includes creating comics, attending comic conventions, and discovering HCLS' sequential art collection.

*Registration is required. Register online or by calling 410.313.7800.
08/22/13
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.
08/22/13
7:00 PM
East Columbia Branch

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Movin' Up to Middle School
Starting sixth grade? Meet new classmates, discuss the big move, and learn the secrets to success. Compete in a book bag relay and combination lock time-trial!

*Registration is required. Register online or by calling 410.313.7700.
08/22/13
7:00 PM
Miller Branch

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How to Be A Smart Home Buyer and Seller in Today's Market
Learn about the common pitfalls of buying and selling real estate and how to avoid them. Presented by licensed real estate broker and attorney John F. Toner. Topics include marketing and finding homes for sale, contracts and negotiation, financing, and inspections.

*Registration is required. Register online or by calling 410.313.1950.
08/22/13
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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