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Juneteenth Reader's Theater

2:00pm - 3:00pm
Elkridge Branch
Closed
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Library Branch: Elkridge Branch
Room: Elkridge Studio
Age Group: Teens
Program Type: Community Events, History & Genealogy, Race, Equity & Inclusion
Registration Required
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On June 19, 1865, Major Gen.

This event is in the "Children" group.
This event is in the "Teens" group.
This event is in the "Adults" group.
This event is in the "Everyone" group.

Family Trivia Night

6:30pm - 8:00pm
Savage Branch
Open
Registration
Library Branch: Savage Branch
Room: DaVinci Room
Age Group: Children, Teens, Adults, Everyone
Program Type: Art, Movies & Music, Community Events, Crafts, Fun & Games!, History & Genealogy, Race, Equity & Inclusion
Registration Required
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Ages: All. Put your thinking caps on and test your wits with entertaining and educational trivia questions for all ages.

This event is in the "Adults" group.
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Library Branch: Miller Branch
Room: Patapsco Room
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: Author & Literary Events, Book Clubs, Community Events, History & Genealogy
Registration Required
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This event is in the "Adults" group.

An AI-Generated Trivia Night Adventure

7:00pm - 8:00pm
Miller Branch
Open
Registration
Library Branch: Miller Branch
Room: Avalon Room
Age Group: Teens, Adults
Program Type: Community Events, Crafts, Fun & Games!, History & Genealogy
Registration Required
Event Details:

Join us for an evening of mind-bending fun as we dive into the world of artificial intelligence with our AI-Generated Trivia Night! Prepare to be challenged and entertained by a unique array of questions crafted by AI technology.

This event is in the "Adults" group.
This event is in the "Everyone" group.
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Offsite Event
Library Branch: Off Site
Age Group: Adults, Everyone
Program Type: Art, Movies & Music, History & Genealogy, Race, Equity & Inclusion
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Harriet Tubman's story comes alive through traditional code songs, modern melodies, and authentic narration.  Journey along the Underground Railroad with historian Linda Harris as she chronicles her annual charity walks through the lens of lo

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This event is in the "Adults" group.
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Library Branch: East Columbia Branch
Room: Marvin Thomas Room
Age Group: Teens, Adults
Program Type: Community Events, History & Genealogy, Race, Equity & Inclusion
Registration Required
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This presentation will cover various women who have served as trailblazers and inspirational figures, contributing not only to African American history but to society at large.

This event is in the "Children" group.
This event is in the "Teens" group.

Ancient Engineering: Aqueducts (ages 9-12)

3:00pm - 4:00pm
Central Branch
Open
Registration
Library Branch: Central Branch
Room: Maxine White Warfield Room
Age Group: Children, Teens
Program Type: History & Genealogy, Tech Skills or STEAM
Registration Required
Event Details:

Ages 9-12. Registration required. 

History Relived: Apollo 11

11:00am - 12:00pm
Glenwood Branch
Library Branch: Glenwood Branch
Room: Studio A
Program Type: History & Genealogy
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Almost fifty-five years since American Neil Armstrong became the first man to walk on the Moon after the Apollo 11 spacecraft successfully landed on Earth's only natural satellite.

This event is in the "Adults" group.

National Gallery of Art: American Stories (Online)

1:00pm - 2:00pm
Online Branch
Open
Registration
Library Branch: Online Branch
Room: Online Classes & Events
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: Art, Movies & Music, Culture & Language, History & Genealogy
Registration Required
Event Details:

This class is a part of the Museum@The Library series.

American Stories

This event is in the "Adults" group.

Author Works: 'American Ramble' with Neil King Jr.

7:00pm - 8:00pm
Miller Branch
Open
Registration
Library Branch: Miller Branch
Room: Avalon Room
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: Author & Literary Events, Book Clubs, Community Events, Health & Wellness, History & Genealogy
Registration Required
Event Details:

Part travelogue, part history, American Ramble is a thoughtful, warm-hearted guide to the country that we’ve inherited and that we’re making.”

This event is in the "Children" group.

Paleontologist Adventures (ages 7-11) TK

2:00pm - 2:45pm
East Columbia Branch
Library Branch: East Columbia Branch
Room: Lucille Clifton Rooms A/B
Age Group: Children
Program Type: History & Genealogy, Tech Skills or STEAM
Event Details:

Ages 7-12, 45 minutes. Ticket required. 

Excavate! Explore! Embrace your inner paleontologist digging up dinosaur eggs. Take home the dinosaur you uncover. 

Maximum 15 participants. 

This event is in the "Children" group.
Library Branch: Miller Branch
Room: Miller Children's Classroom
Age Group: Children
Program Type: History & Genealogy
Event Details:

Ages 6-10.  45 min.  Ticket required.

Learn all about the history of the Summer Olympics. Includes stories, activities, and a craft.

Tickets available at the Children's Desk 15 minutes before class.

 

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This event is in the "Teens" group.

Engineering a Moon Landing (ages 9-12)

3:00pm - 4:00pm
Central Branch
Registration
Library Branch: Central Branch
Room: Maxine White Warfield Room
Age Group: Children, Teens
Program Type: History & Genealogy, Tech Skills or STEAM
Registration Required
Event Details:

Ages 9-12. Registration required. 

This event is in the "Teens" group.

Digital SAT RESULTS and Information ONLINE

6:00pm - 7:00pm
Online Branch
Registration
Library Branch: Online Branch
Room: Teen Online Classroom
Age Group: Teens
Program Type: Career, Business & Finance, College & Trade Schools, History & Genealogy, Tech Skills or STEAM
Registration Required
Event Details:

ONLINE CLASS | Registration required to receive the Zoom link. 

This event is in the "Adults" group.
Registration
Library Branch: Online Branch
Room: Online Classes & Events
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: Art, Movies & Music, Author & Literary Events, Community Events, Culture & Language, History & Genealogy
Registration Required
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The idea of a sacred home for all Americans in the nation’s capital is as old as the country itself.

This event is in the "Adults" group.

Madams of DC

12:30pm - 1:30pm
Online Branch
Registration
Library Branch: Online Branch
Room: Online Classes & Events
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: History & Genealogy
Registration Required
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The nation's capital is seen as the prestigious center of American democracy - but there's a secret history to the city. Washington experienced an unprecedented rise in prostitution during and after the Civil War.

This event is in the "Adults" group.

Mediums, Magicians, and the Ouija Board

6:30pm - 7:30pm
Online Branch
Registration
Library Branch: Online Branch
Room: Terrapin Online Classroom
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: Culture & Language, History & Genealogy
Registration Required
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Mediums, Magicians, and the Ouija Board: A Spiritualist History of Baltimore