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Date Event Description
05/16/13
10:00 AM
Glenwood Branch

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Journey Cover to Cover
Book discussion, 3rd Thursdays; 10 - 11:30 am.

Mar 21 - Clara and Mr. Tiffany by Susan Vreeland
Apr 18 - Rules of Civility by Amor Towles
May 16 - The Dressmaker of Khair Khana by Gayle Tzemach Lemmon

No registration required.
05/16/13
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.

Mar 13 - Harry the Dirty Dog
Mar 21 - Happy Birthday, Clifford!
Mar 28 - Corduroy
Apr 3 - Ladybug Girl & Bumblebee Boy
Apr 4 - Madeline
Apr 25 - Elmer
May 16 - Spot

*Limited space; tickets available at Children's Desk 15 minutes before class.
05/16/13
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.
05/16/13
10:15 AM
Miller Branch

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

No registration required.
05/16/13
10:15 AM
Savage Branch

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Picture Book Parade
Tales, tunes, and tons of fun! Ages 2-5 with adult; 30 min.

No registration required.
05/16/13
10:30 AM
Miller Branch

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Tea and Tomes
Book discussion, two sessions available: 3rd Thursdays or 4th Tuesdays; 10:30 - 11:30 am.

Mar 21 or 26 - Olive Kitteridge by Elizabeth Strout
Apr 18 or 23 - Sister by Rosamund Lupton
May 16 or 28 - Faith by Jennifer Haigh

No registration required.
05/16/13
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.
05/16/13
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.

Mar 13 - Harry the Dirty Dog
Mar 21 - Happy Birthday, Clifford!
Mar 28 - Corduroy
Apr 3 - Ladybug Girl & Bumblebee Boy
Apr 4 - Madeline
Apr 25 - Elmer
May 16 - Spot

*Limited space; tickets available at Children's Desk 15 minutes before class.
05/16/13
11:30 AM
Miller Branch

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

No registration required.
05/16/13
12:00 PM
Central Branch

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Noontime
Book discussion, 3rd Thursdays; 12 - 1 pm.

Mar 21 - Please Look After Mom by Kyung-sook Shin
Apr 18 - The Marriage Plot by Jeffrey Eugenides
May 16 - Doc by Mary Doria Russell

No registration required.
05/16/13
3:00 PM
Elkridge Branch

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Board Game Club
Laugh, chat, and challenge your friends to a variety of board games. Ages 11-17.

No registration required.
05/16/13
4:00 PM
East Columbia Branch

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Chess Club
Join us for informal chess play. All skill levels welcome. Ages 9-17.

No registration required.
05/16/13
4:00 PM
Savage Branch

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Teen Advisory Board
Join the Teen Advisory Board at your branch to recommend books, music, and movies; develop and plan events for teens; and work with HCLS instructors on projects you create. Service learning hours available for some projects. Ages 11-17.

No registration required.
05/16/13
6:00 PM
East Columbia Branch

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Engineering Club
Tinker with springs, pulleys, Lego® bricks, and duct tape while creating rockets, roller coasters, and other gadgets in a team environment. Ages 11-17.

*Registration is required. Register online or by calling 410.313.7700.
05/16/13
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.

*Limited space; tickets available at Children's Desk 15 minutes before class.
05/16/13
7:00 PM
East Columbia Branch

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New Release Cinema
View a critically acclaimed new release DVD on a large screen. Titles to be announced. Email robert.lockett@hclibrary.org to receive announcements.

New Release Cinema will present the tsunami survival saga The Impossible on May 16 at 7pm. Doors open at 6:30pm. Free popcorn and soda will be available. Refreshments will not be served after the start of the movie. Admission is free. This event is sponsored by Friends of Howard County Library.

No registration required.
05/16/13
7:00 PM
Miller Branch

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Kindle Training
Bring your Kindle to learn how to browse, check out, and download e-books from HCLS.

*Registration is required. Register online or by calling 410.313.1950.
05/16/13
7:00 PM
Savage Branch

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Ready, Set, Grow!
Through hands-on activities learn to plant your own garden, either in your backyard or in a container. Then make a craft. Ages 6 & up; 45 - 60 min.

*Registration is required. Register online or by calling 410.880.5975.
05/16/13
7:30 PM
Central Branch

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

No registration required.

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