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

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Thursday Tech Talk
Drop in to talk with HCLS instructors about specialized online research tools, the Internet, the HCLS catalog, and other tech tools.

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

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All Together Now
For children and adults to enjoy together. All ages; 30 min.

No registration required.
10/10/13
10:15 AM
Miller Branch

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

No registration required.
10/10/13
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.
10/10/13
10:30 AM
Elkridge 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.

*Registration is required. Register online or by calling 410.313.5085.
10/10/13
10:30 AM
Glenwood Branch

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Hoses & Hydrants
Fire safety stories, activities, and a craft. Ages 2-5; 45 min.

*Registration is required. Register online or by calling 410.313.5579.
10/10/13
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.
10/10/13
11:30 AM
Central Branch

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All Together Now
For children and adults to enjoy together. All ages; 30 min.

No registration required.
10/10/13
11:30 AM
Miller Branch

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

No registration required.
10/10/13
1:00 PM
Miller Branch

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Choose Civility the Elephant and Piggie Way!
Learn how Elephant and Piggie "Choose Civility" and are always kind to each other. Ages 3-5; 30 min. Tickets required.

*Limited space; tickets available at Children's Desk 15 minutes before class.
10/10/13
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.
10/10/13
3:00 PM
Miller Branch

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Choose Civility the Elephant and Piggie Way!
Learn how Elephant and Piggie "Choose Civility" and are always kind to each other. Ages 3-5; 30 min. Tickets required.

*Limited space; tickets available at Children's Desk 15 minutes before class.
10/10/13
4:00 PM
East Columbia Branch

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Readers' Circle
Drop-in after school to share books you love. Ages 8 & up; 30 - 45 min.

No registration required.
10/10/13
4:30 PM
Miller Branch

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Tween Sprouts: Enchanted Garden Club
Discover the joys of gardening in fall. Learn about ecology, plant a fall garden crop, and help maintain beds in the Enchanted Garden. 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.
Download the release form for Oct 10.

Sep 12 - Nature's Balancing Act
Sep 26 - Howard County Habitats
Oct 10 - Trees, Leaves, and Bark
Oct 24 - Bats: Furry, Flying Friends
Nov 7 - Winter in the Garden
Nov 21 - Birds in our Backyard

*Registration is required. Register online or by calling 410.313.1950.
10/10/13
6:30 PM
Central Branch

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Employment Edge
Topics include job search tools, resume writing, interview skills, and professionalism on the job. Presented by Howard County Office of Workforce Development.

No registration required.
10/10/13
6:30 PM
East Columbia Branch

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Maximize Your History Day Research
Assigned a National History Day project? Our research experts have tips and tools for you. Meet history day judges and learn strategies to locate sources. Ages 11-17, with parents.

*Registration is required. Register online or by calling 410.313.7700.
10/10/13
6:30 PM
East Columbia Branch

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Entrepreneur: Baby Sitting & Pet Care
Discover how to turn an interest in children or pets into a profitable enterprise as you learn about marketing, pricing, and education. All participants attend the first three sessions, then either earn a babysitting certificate from 4-H or learn about pet care. Ages 13-17.

*Registration is required. Register online or by calling 410.313.7700.
10/10/13
6:30 PM
Miller Branch

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Family Movies
Films the entire family can enjoy. Free popcorn and drinks. All ages. Sponsored by Friends of Howard County Library.

Sep 12 - Cloudy with a Chance of Meatballs (PG)
Oct 10 - Hotel Transylvania (PG)
Nov 14 - Brother Bear (G)

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

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ELK Starters
Discuss fun, fast-paced stories for young readers, designed to inspire reading. Ages 7-8; 60 min. Refreshments.

Sep 12 - Orientation
Oct 10 - Zapato Power: Freddie Ramos Takes Off by Jacqueline Jules
Nov 14 - Lulu and the Duck in the Park by Hilary McKay

*Registration is required. Register online or by calling 410.313.5085.
10/10/13
7:00 PM
Glenwood Branch

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Lavender: The Darling of Herbs
Anne Roy uncovers the history of the fragrant perennial herb lavender, and teaches how to grow and use this "darling of herbs." University of Maryland Extension - Howard County Master Gardeners.

*Registration is required. Register online or by calling 410.313.5577.
10/10/13
7:00 PM
Miller Branch

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LEGO® Wars
150 pieces and 45 minutes - can you build the best LEGO® structure? Ages 9-17.

No registration required.
10/10/13
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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