•Elks Excellent Reads. Second Tuesdays, 12:30 p.m.

•Literary Explorers Club. Second Mondays, 7 p.m.

•Play Partners. Tuesdays, 10:15 and 11:15 a.m.; Saturdays, 11:15 a.m. Ages up to 23 months with adult; 20-30 minutes.

Glenwood Branch

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2350 Route 97, Cooksville. 410-313-5577.

•Elephant and Piggie: Tales of Caring. Mon., Feb. 11, 7 p.m.; and Tue., Feb. 12, 10:30 and 11:30 a.m. Ages 2-5 with an adult. Registration required.

•Happy Birthday, Laura Ingalls Wilder. Wed., Feb. 13, 3 and 7 p.m. Ages 6-10. Registration required.

•Journey Cover to Cover. Third Thursdays, 10 a.m.

•Paragraph Pals. Feb. 25, 4:30 p.m. Ages 6-8. Registration required.

•Picture Book Parade. Fridays, 10:30 a.m. Ages 2-5 with adult.

•Playdough Pals. Feb. 22, 10:15 and 11:15 a.m. Ages 2-5 with an adult.

•Readers' Tea at 10. First Wednesdays, 10 a.m.

•Sloppy Saturdays. Sat., Feb. 9, 3 p.m. Ages 5-10. Registration required.

Howard CountyLaw Library

8360 Court Ave., Ellicott City. 410-313-4851.

•Law Advice. Tuesdays, 9 a.m.-noon. An attorney is available to give free legal advice to self-represented litigants in civil, nonfamily matters. No appointment necessary.

Miller Branch

9421 Frederick Road, Ellicott City. 410-313-1950.

•Bas Bleu. Third Wednesdays, 7 p.m.

•Dudes on Books. Second Tuesdays, 7 p.m.