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Date Event Description
10/16/13
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.
10/16/13
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.

Oct 16: Choose Civility

No registration required.
10/16/13
10:15 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.

HCLS Savage Branch Express (a temporary location during renovation)
8851 Gorman Road, Ste. 102
Laurel, MD 20723
410.880.5975

*Registration is required. Register online or by calling 410.313.0760.
10/16/13
10:30 AM
Glenwood Branch

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Mini Milestones
Prepare your toddler as you learn about some mini-milestones. Ages 18-36 months with adult; 30 min.

*Registration is required. Register online or by calling 410.313.5579.
10/16/13
11:00 AM
Miller Branch

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Fall Into Science
A class exploring simple science concepts and experiments inspired by children's literature. Ages 3-5 with adult; 45 min. Multi-week series. Ticket required.

*Limited space; tickets available at Children's Desk 15 minutes before class.
10/16/13
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.
10/16/13
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.

Oct 16: Choose Civility

No registration required.
10/16/13
11:15 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.

HCLS Savage Branch Express (a temporary location during renovation)
8851 Gorman Road, Ste. 102
Laurel, MD 20723
410.880.5975

*Registration is required. Register online or by calling 410.313.0760.
10/16/13
1:00 PM
Central Branch

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Black-Eyed Susan Book Club
Ideal for homeschool families. Discussions and activities about state award nominees. Vote for a winner in April. Students must read the book before the class.

Grades 4-6; 45 min. Eight-month series; register each quarter.

Sep 18 - Saint Louis Armstrong Beach by Brenda Woods
Oct 16 - Summer at Forsaken Lake by Michael D. Beil
Nov 20 - The Mighty Miss Malone by Christopher Paul Curtis

*Registration is required. Register online or by calling 410.313.7880.
10/16/13
1:00 PM
Central Branch

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Black-Eyed Susan Picture Book Club
Ideal for homeschool families. Listen to and discuss picture book nominees for Maryland's children's choice award, in preparation for spring voting. Grades K-3; 30 - 45 min. Eight-month series; register quarter.

*Registration is required. Register online or by calling 410.313.7880.
10/16/13
2:00 PM
Miller Branch

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Fall Into Science
A class exploring simple science concepts and experiments inspired by children's literature. Ages 3-5 with adult; 45 min. Multi-week series. Ticket required.

*Limited space; tickets available at Children's Desk 15 minutes before class.
10/16/13
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 (schools in session days only). Ages 11-17.

No registration required.
10/16/13
4:00 PM
Savage Branch

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Build Energy (Location: Savage Express Branch)
Learn about cool ways to create energy from food and the resulting chemical reaction. Explore possibilities of what the future of food, LCD, and energy might be. Ages 11-18. Registration required.

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

*Registration is required. Register online or by calling 410.313.0760.
10/16/13
4:30 PM
Miller Branch

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New and True
Get first dibs at the latest and greatest nonfiction books. Ages 7-10; 45 min. Ticket required.

*Limited space; tickets available at Children's Desk 15 minutes before class.
10/16/13
7:00 PM
Central Branch

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Nonfiction
Book discussion, 3rd Wednesdays; 7 - 8:30 pm (new location).

Sep 18 - Maphead by Ken Jennings
Oct 16 - Identical Strangers by Paula Bernstein and Elyse Schein
Nov 20 - Gang Leader for a Day by Sudhir Venkatesh

No registration required.
10/16/13
7:00 PM
Central Branch

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Edgar Allan Poe: Man vs. Myth
Chris Semtner, curator of the Poe Museum in Richmond, Virginia, examines the fascinating mystery of Poe's life along with rarely seen artwork and pictures of the time.

*Registration is required. Register online or by calling 410.313.7800.
10/16/13
7:00 PM
East Columbia Branch

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Romance
Book discussion, 3rd Wednesdays; 7 - 8 pm.

Sep 18 - The Jane Austen Marriage Manual by Kim Izzo
Oct 16 - Pleasures of the Night by Sylvia Day
Nov 20 - I've Got Your Number by Sophie Kinsella

No registration required.
10/16/13
7:00 PM
East Columbia Branch

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Teen Investor
Create and manage a simulated stock portfolio with expert assistance. Students learn how to pick stocks to maximize returns. Ages 13-17.

No registration required.
10/16/13
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.
10/16/13
7:00 PM
Glenwood Branch

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In-beTween Book Club
Get together with other tweens and discuss great books. Ages 10-13; 60 min. Register for each session separately.

Oct 16 - Liar & Spy by Rebecca Stead
Nov 20 - The False Prince by Jennifer A. Nielsen

*Registration is required. Register online or by calling 410.313.5579.
10/16/13
7:00 PM
Miller Branch

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New and True
Get first dibs at the latest and greatest nonfiction books. Ages 7-10; 45 min. Ticket required.

*Limited space; tickets available at Children's Desk 15 minutes before class.
10/16/13
7:00 PM
Miller Branch

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Bas Bleu
Book discussion, 3rd Wednesdays; 7 - 8 pm.

Sep 18 - The Confidant by Hélène Grémillon
Oct 16 - Obedience by Jacqueline Yallop
Nov 20 - How It All Began by Penelope Lively

No registration required.
10/16/13
7:00 PM
Miller Branch

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Science Club: Space Edition
Explore STEM concepts in this monthly class for science lovers. Ages 11-17. Register for each date separately.

Sep 18 - Jupiter
Oct 16 - Moon
Nov 20 - Mars

*Registration is required. Register online or by calling 410.313.1950.
10/16/13
7:45 PM
Miller Branch

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

No registration required.
 

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