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This event is in the "Ages 19+ (Adults)" group.

Disabled Veterans Outreach Program

1:00pm - 3:00pm
Savage Branch
Library Branch: Savage Branch
Room: Lobby (Savage)
Age Group: Ages 19+ (Adults)
Program Type: College & Career, Community & Culture, Health & Wellness
Event Details:
Come speak to a representative from American Job Centers about the Disabled Veterans Outreach Program (DVOP).  The DVOP assists individuals to overcome barriers that prevent them from gaining meaningful employment.  Learn about specialized ...
This event is in the "Ages 19+ (Adults)" group.

Disabled Veterans Outreach Program

1:00pm - 3:00pm
Savage Branch
Library Branch: Savage Branch
Room: Lobby (Savage)
Age Group: Ages 19+ (Adults)
Program Type: College & Career, Community & Culture, Health & Wellness
Event Details:
Come speak to a representative from American Job Centers about the Disabled Veterans Outreach Program (DVOP).  The DVOP assists individuals to overcome barriers that prevent them from gaining meaningful employment.  Learn about specialized ...
This event is in the "Ages 19+ (Adults)" group.
This event is in the "All Ages / Families" group.

Pets on Wheels

1:00pm - 2:00pm
East Columbia Branch
Library Branch: East Columbia Branch
Room: Marvin Thomas Room
Age Group: Ages 19+ (Adults), All Ages / Families
Program Type: Health & Wellness
Event Details:
Therapy dog(s) from Pets on Wheels will be at the East Columbia Branch for friendly visits with customers. Drop in - no registration required.  Pets on Wheels is a 501(c)3 non-profit organization that brings friendly therapy pet visits t...
This event is in the "Ages 19+ (Adults)" group.
This event is in the "All Ages / Families" group.

Pets on Wheels

1:00pm - 2:00pm
East Columbia Branch
Library Branch: East Columbia Branch
Room: Marvin Thomas Room
Age Group: Ages 19+ (Adults), All Ages / Families
Program Type: Health & Wellness
Event Details:
Therapy dog(s) from Pets on Wheels will be at the East Columbia Branch for friendly visits with customers. Drop in - no registration required.  Pets on Wheels is a 501(c)3 non-profit organization that brings friendly therapy pet visits t...
This event is in the "Ages 0 - 5 (Infant/Toddler/ Preschool/Kindergarten)" group.
This event is in the "All Ages / Families" group.
Registration
Library Branch: Miller Branch
Room: Miller Children's Classroom
Age Group: Ages 0 - 5 (Infant/Toddler/ Preschool/Kindergarten), All Ages / Families
Program Type: Health & Wellness, Start Ready (Kindergarten Readiness)
Registration Required
Event Details:
Ages 0-5, all ages/families.  Registration required. 30 minutes.   Welcome, New Baby! Prepare for the arrival of a baby in this class for new siblings. Enjoy stories and activities and bring a favorite doll or stuffed animal to p...
This event is in the "Ages 19+ (Adults)" group.

Mixology Magic: Simply Syrups (Online)

7:00pm - 8:00pm
Online Branch
Open
Registration
Library Branch: Online Branch
Room: Merriweather Online Classroom
Age Group: Ages 19+ (Adults)
Program Type: Community & Culture, Food Service, Health & Wellness
Registration Required
Event Details:
In this series presented in partnership with SOBAR, we learn to make delicious non-alcoholic beverages like a professional! In the Simply Syrups session, we learn how to make a syrup as we create three that can be used in several drinks: one herb-...
This event is in the "Ages 14 - 18 (High School)" group.
This event is in the "Ages 19+ (Adults)" group.

Four Keys to Happy Houseplants

7:00pm - 8:00pm
Savage Branch
Registration
Library Branch: Savage Branch
Room: DaVinci Room
Age Group: Ages 14 - 18 (High School), Ages 19+ (Adults)
Program Type: Gardening & Environment, Health & Wellness
Registration Required
Event Details:
Join Howard County Master Gardener Christine Hipple to improve the health of your houseplants! Learn how to provide the right light, water and growing conditions to make sure your indoor plants are happy and healthy. You'll also learn how to cre...
This event is in the "Ages 19+ (Adults)" group.

Walking with East Columbia Branch and 50+ Center

9:30am - 10:30am
East Columbia Branch
Registration
Library Branch: East Columbia Branch
Room: Out Front (Walk way ECO)
Age Group: Ages 19+ (Adults)
Program Type: Health & Wellness
Registration Required
Event Details:
Walking is a great way to get some activity into your routine.  Lets get up and walk together. Come and walk around East Columbia Library. Please wear comfortable shoes and bring a water bottle. ...
This event is in the "All Ages / Families" group.

HCHD Vaccine Clinc

4:00pm - 6:00pm
Miller Branch
Library Branch: Miller Branch
Room: Ellicott Room
Age Group: All Ages / Families
Program Type: Health & Wellness
Event Details:
Get your FREE COVID-19 vaccine or booster! For adults and children (5-17) All vaccine types offered. In partnership with the Howard County Health Department.  ...
This event is in the "Ages 19+ (Adults)" group.
This event is in the "All Ages / Families" group.

Pets on Wheels

1:00pm - 2:00pm
East Columbia Branch
Library Branch: East Columbia Branch
Room: Marvin Thomas Room
Age Group: Ages 19+ (Adults), All Ages / Families
Program Type: Health & Wellness
Event Details:
Therapy dog(s) from Pets on Wheels will be at the East Columbia Branch for friendly visits with customers. Drop in - no registration required.  Pets on Wheels is a 501(c)3 non-profit organization that brings friendly therapy pet visits t...
This event is in the "Ages 19+ (Adults)" group.
Library Branch: Off Site
Age Group: Ages 19+ (Adults)
Program Type: Health & Wellness, Start Ready (Kindergarten Readiness)
Event Details:
Click here to register. Once on The Family Institute's website, choose "Family Institute Workshops." This event is off-site and will be held at The Family Institute. 9830 Patuxent Woods Drive Columbia, MD 21046 (410) 313-5992 Adults. ...
This event is in the "Ages 19+ (Adults)" group.

Mixology Magic: Garnish for Greatness (Online)

7:00pm - 8:00pm
Online Branch
Open
Registration
Library Branch: Online Branch
Room: Merriweather Online Classroom
Age Group: Ages 19+ (Adults)
Program Type: Community & Culture, Food Service, Health & Wellness
Registration Required
Event Details:
In this series presented in partnership with SOBAR, we learn to make delicious non-alcoholic beverages like a professional! Garnishes: they are not just for looks anymore! Did you know that somewhere between 75% and 95% of our what we commonly thi...
This event is in the "Ages 11-13 (Middle School)" group.
This event is in the "Ages 14 - 18 (High School)" group.

Plein Air Painting

12:00pm - 2:00pm
Savage Branch
Registration
Library Branch: Savage Branch
Room: Savage Studio (Classroom)
Age Group: Ages 11-13 (Middle School), Ages 14 - 18 (High School)
Program Type: Art & Music, Gardening & Environment, Health & Wellness
Registration Required
Event Details:
Join us for an outdoor painting session at the Savage branch - we will be using acrylic paint, thin 8x10 canvases and table top easels (optional) to capture some of the lovely fall foliage around our branch. All materials provided, registration re...
This event is in the "Ages 19+ (Adults)" group.

Mixology Magic: Fall Flavors (Online)

7:00pm - 8:00pm
Online Branch
Open
Registration
Library Branch: Online Branch
Room: Merriweather Online Classroom
Age Group: Ages 19+ (Adults)
Program Type: Community & Culture, Food Service, Health & Wellness
Registration Required
Event Details:
In this series presented in partnership with SOBAR, we learn to make delicious non-alcoholic beverages like a professional! Learn to make  favorite fall drinks: Horchata, a creamy Mexican street beverage, and Cider Three Ways! We show you how...
This event is in the "Ages 0 - 5 (Infant/Toddler/ Preschool/Kindergarten)" group.
This event is in the "All Ages / Families" group.
Library Branch: Elkridge Branch
Room: Belmont Room
Age Group: Ages 0 - 5 (Infant/Toddler/ Preschool/Kindergarten), All Ages / Families
Program Type: Fun & Games!, Health & Wellness
Event Details:
Families. 30 - 45 min. Ticket required. Prepare for the arrival of a baby in this class for new siblings. Enjoy stories, activities, and bring a favorite doll or stuffed animal to practice holding a baby. Resources for parents, too. ...