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Date Event Description
06/09/14
10:00 AM
Central Branch

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English Conversation Class
Is English your second (or third) language? Practice speaking and listening in a small group. Mondays; 10 am - 12 pm, Central Meeting Room.

No registration required.
06/09/14
10:15 AM
East Columbia Branch

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

*Limited space; tickets available at Children's Desk 15 minutes before class.
06/09/14
10:30 AM
Elkridge Branch

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The ABC's Of Brick Building
Join a Bricks 4 Kidz instructor and build with LEGO Duplo® bricks, while learning about colors, patterns, and animals. Ages 3-5; 45 min.

*Registration is required. Register online or by calling 410.313.5085.
06/09/14
10:30 AM
Miller Branch

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Tae Kwon Do: Tiny Tigers
Sykesville Tae Kwon Do instructors focus on motor skills, listening, and taking turns. Wear athletic shoes and loose fitting pants or shorts. Ages 3-5 with adult; 30 min. Well & Wise event.

Registration and a signed release form required.

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*Registration is required. Register online or by calling 410.313.1950.
06/09/14
11:15 AM
East Columbia Branch

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

*Limited space; tickets available at Children's Desk 15 minutes before class.
06/09/14
11:15 AM
Miller Branch

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Tae Kwon Do: Tiny Tigers
Sykesville Tae Kwon Do instructors focus on motor skills, listening, and taking turns. Wear athletic shoes and loose fitting pants or shorts. Ages 3-5 with adult; 30 min. Well & Wise event.

Registration and a signed release form required.

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*Registration is required. Register online or by calling 410.313.1950.
06/09/14
12:00 PM
East Columbia Branch

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Box Lunch
Book discussion, 2nd Mondays; 12 - 1 pm. Meets at 50+ Center.

Jun 9 - Brooklyn by Colm Tóibín

No registration required.
06/09/14
1:30 PM
East Columbia Branch

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All Together Now
All ages; 30 min. Stories, songs, and activities for children and adults to enjoy together. Ticket required.

*Limited space; tickets available at Children's Desk 15 minutes before class.
06/09/14
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. Ages 11-17. Mondays - Thursdays; 3 - 4 pm. (HCPSS school days only).

No registration required.
06/09/14
5:00 PM
Miller Branch

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Enchanted Garden Youth Corps
WANTED: Enchanted Garden Youth Volunteers! If you like to dig, weed, plant, harvest, learn about gardening, and meet new people, the Enchanted Garden needs you. No prior experience necessary, just a willingness to learn, and a commitment to help our garden grow. Meet every Monday afternoon for the summer (weather permitting). Register for the entire series and plan to attend at least half of our meetings.

Ages 11-14; 60 min. Registration required once for the series of classes. Signed release form required for each class.

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Jun 2, Jun 9, Jun 23, and Jun 30
Jul 7, Jul 14 and Jul 28
Aug 4, Aug 11, Aug 18 and Aug 25

*Registration is required. Register online or by calling 410.313.1950.
06/09/14
7:00 PM
Central Branch

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Writer's Group
Share your original writing with other aspiring authors for mutual support and feedback.

No registration required.
06/09/14
7:00 PM
Central Branch

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Rules of the Game
Learn the rules of soccer as you prepare to watch the World Cup.

*Registration is required. Register online or by calling 410.313.7800.
06/09/14
7:00 PM
Elkridge Branch

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Future Engineers of America, Local Chapter 3.1415...
Apply scientific, mathematical, and practical knowledge to design, build, and test various contraptions. Then use those machines to complete objectives in a collaborative, supportive, and creative peer environment. Ages 11-17. Register for each class separately.

Jun 9  (Mon) 7 - 8 pm:  Create and race balloon rockets.
Jun 24 (Tue) 2 - 3 pm:  Build and launch solar Tetron balloons.
Jul  14 (Mon) 7 - 8 pm:  Construct and test marble slides.
Aug 11 (Mon) 7 - 8 pm:  Engineer a board game.

*Registration is required. Register online or by calling 410.313.5088.
06/09/14
7:00 PM
Glenwood Branch

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Oscar's Grouchy Birthday
Celebrate the birthday of Sesame Street's favorite Grouch with stories, activities, refreshments, and a craft. Ages 2-5 with adult; 30 min.

*Registration is required. Register online or by calling 410.313.5579.
06/09/14
7:00 PM
Miller Branch

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Game Night
Meet and compete with friends. Refreshments. Ages 11-17.

No registration required.
06/09/14
7:00 PM
Miller Branch

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Notable Author: Dr. Pam Peeke
Learn about the importance of proper nutrition and good choices with nationally renowned expert Pam Peeke, MD, MPH, FACP, as she discusses how to optimize your mental and physical performance at any age. In her latest New York Times bestseller, The Hunger Fix, Peeke reveals that many people struggle to achieve their wellness goals because they have trouble changing their current lifestyles. Drawing upon ground-breaking science, Peeke provides simple tips, tools, and techniques for all everyone -- from teens to boomers - who strives to reach their best weight, body composition, and fitness level, and to remain mentally sharp.

Peeke is a Pew Foundation Scholar in nutrition and metabolism, clinical assistant professor of Family & Community Medicine at the University of Maryland School of Medicine, board certified in internal medicine, and fellow of the American College of Physicians. She is WebMD’s chief lifestyle expert, regular medical commentator for the national networks, and host of Discovery Health TV’s National Body Challenge. Known as the, “doc who walks the talk,” Peeke is also a Senior Olympian and member of the National Senior Olympics Foundation Board. A Well & Wise and Meet the Author event.

Registration begins May 2.

*Registration is required. Register online or by calling 410.313.1950.
06/09/14
7:00 PM
Miller Branch

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Pajama Time
All ages; 30 min. Stories and music just before bedtime. Pajamas, teddy bears, and blankets welcome.

No registration required.
06/09/14
7:00 PM
Miller Branch

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Ask A Master Gardener
Discuss gardening questions and concerns. Mondays; 7 - 8:30 pm. University of Maryland Extension - Howard County Master Gardeners.

No registration required.
 

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