Howard County Library System
 
 
Ho. Co. Schools Closed? Visit Howard County Library System!


When school is closed bring your family to Howard County Library System for a fun and educational class.

Date Description Register
03/27/15
2:00 PM
Central Branch
Crafternoon
Drop in and make some fun crafts. All ages. 2-4 pm; allow 30 min. Ho. Co. schools closed or closing early.
No registration required
03/27/15
2:00 PM
East Columbia Branch
Family Movies
Films the entire family can enjoy. Free popcorn and drinks. All ages. Ho. Co. schools closed or closing early.

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No registration required
03/30/15
2:00 PM
Savage Branch
National Pencil Day
Born in 1858, the pencil is still one sharp character. Celebrate the birthday of the eraser-tipped pencil. Have fun with ... [more]
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03/30/15
2:00 PM
Central Branch
Amelia's Notebook
Learn creative journaling in the style of the one and only Amelia Bedelia. Materials provided. You may also bring your o ... [more]
No registration required
03/31/15
2:00 PM
Central Branch
Babymouse and Squish
Join fellow graphic novel fans for discussion and activities about the popular Babymouse and Squish series. Ages 7 & up; ... [more]
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03/31/15
2:00 PM
East Columbia Branch
SOS... Schools Out So!
School is out. Spend some time on an independent activity. Ages 6-10; allow 20-30 min. Ticket required. Ho. Co. schools ... [more]
No registration required
03/31/15
2:00 PM
Elkridge Branch
Game Day!
No school? Play games with friends. Play Wii, board games or puzzles. Ages 6 & up; allow 30 min. 2 - 4 pm. Ho. Co. schoo ... [more]
No registration required
03/31/15
3:00 PM
Glenwood Branch
National Crayon Day
Celebrate 130 years of colorful expression with a story, facts, and a craft. Ages 5-8; 30 - 45 min. Ho. Co. schools clos ... [more]
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03/31/15
3:00 PM
East Columbia Branch
National Crayon Day
Celebrate 130 years of colorful expression with a story, facts, and a craft. Ages 5-8; 30 - 45 min. Ticket required. Ho ... [more]
No registration required
03/31/15
4:30 PM
Miller Branch
Book Bingo
Play Bingo featuring book characters, and maybe win a book! Ages 5 & up; 45-60 min. Ticket required. Ho. Co. schools clo ... [more]
No registration required
03/31/15
7:00 PM
Miller Branch
Book Bingo
Play Bingo featuring book characters, and maybe win a book! Ages 5 & up; 45-60 min. Ticket required. Ho. Co. schools clo ... [more]
No registration required
03/31/15
7:00 PM
Elkridge Branch
National Crayon Day
Celebrate 130 years of colorful expression with a story, facts, and a craft. Ages 5-8; 30 - 45 min. Ticket required. Ho ... [more]
No registration required
04/01/15
2:00 PM
Miller Branch
Family Movies
Films the entire family can enjoy. Free popcorn and drinks. All ages. Ho. Co. Schools closed.

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No registration required
04/01/15
2:00 PM
Central Branch
Block Party: Fun with LEGO® Blocks
Create a masterpiece with LEGO® blocks and your imagination. Ages 5 & up; 45- 90 min. Ticket required. Ho. Co. schools ... [more]
No registration required
04/01/15
3:30 PM
Central Branch
Block Party: Fun with LEGO® Blocks
Create a masterpiece with LEGO® blocks and your imagination. Ages 5 & up; 45- 90 min. Ticket required. Ho. Co. schools ... [more]
No registration required
04/02/15
2:00 PM
Elkridge Branch
Block Party: Fun with LEGO® Blocks
Create a masterpiece with LEGO® blocks and your imagination. Ages 5 & up; 45- 90 min. Ticket required. Ho. Co. schools ... [more]
No registration required
04/02/15
2:00 PM
Miller Branch
Game Day!
No school? Play games with friends. Play board games or puzzles. Ages 6 & up; allow 30 min. 2 - 4 pm. Ho. Co. schools cl ... [more]
No registration required
04/02/15
2:00 PM
Savage Branch
Discovering Great Artists
Learn about the life and methods of one of history's great artists: Katsushika Hokusai. Use his techniques to make waves ... [more]
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04/02/15
2:00 PM
Central Branch
Money Book Bingo
Play bingo while practicing currency identification. Maybe win a book!

Ages 5 & up; 45 - 60 min. Ticket requi ... [more]
No registration required
04/02/15
2:00 PM
East Columbia Branch
SOS... Schools Out So!
School is out. Spend some time on an independent activity. Ages 6-10; allow 20-30 min. Ticket required. Ho. Co. schools ... [more]
No registration required
04/02/15
3:30 PM
Central Branch
Money Book Bingo
Play bingo while practicing currency identification. Maybe win a book!

Ages 5 & up; 45 - 60 min. Ticket requi ... [more]
No registration required
04/06/15
2:00 PM
Elkridge Branch
Crafternoon
Drop in and make some fun crafts. All ages. 2-4 pm; allow 30 min. Ho. Co. schools closed or closing early.
No registration required
04/06/15
2:00 PM
Savage Branch
Build a Basket
Lisa Phillips from Celebrate Us Gift Baskets will teach how to design and stage gift baskets. Build empathy while ... [more]
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05/01/15
2:00 PM
Glenwood Branch
Book Bingo
Play Bingo featuring book characters, and maybe win a book! Ages 5 & up; 45 - 60 min. Ho. Co. schools closed. Summer sne ... [more]
Register
05/01/15
2:00 PM
Miller Branch
Our Amazing Feathered Friends
Join members of the Split Rail Garden Club to learn about birds, read a story, and make a craft! Ages 5-8; 30 min. Ho. C ... [more]
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05/01/15
2:00 PM
East Columbia Branch
Family Movies
Films the entire family can enjoy. Free popcorn and drinks. All ages. Ho. Co. schools closed or closing early.

[more]
No registration required
05/01/15
3:00 PM
Central Branch
Build-A-Basket Workshop
Lisa Phillips from Celebrate Us Gift Baskets will teach how to design and stage gift baskets. Build empathy while ... [more]
Register