6540 Washington Blvd., Elkridge. 410-313-5077.

•Chemists Celebrate Earth Day: Water. April 20, 3 p.m. Join a chemist from the Army Research Laboratory and the American Chemical Society for hands-on experiments. Ages 7 and older. Registration required.

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

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


Submit a Letter to the Editor for the Laurel Leader, Columbia Flier and Howard County Times

•Money Matters. Thu., April 4, 10:10 a.m. Explore simple money concepts inspired by children's literature. Ages 3-5. Registration required.

•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

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

•Chemists Celebrate Earth Day: Water. April 20, 10:30 a.m. Join a chemist from the Army Research Laboratory and the American Chemical Society for hands-on experiments. Ages 7 and older. Registration required.

•Discovering Great Artists. April 25, 3 p.m. Picasso. Ages 6-11. Registration required.

•Fingerpaint Fridays. April 19, 10:15 and 11:15 a.m. Ages 2-5. Registration required. register for each class separately.

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

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

•Money Matters with Max and Ruby. Mon., April 8, 4:30 p.m.; Tue., April 9, 10:30 a.m., and Wed., April 10, 10:30 a.m. Ages 3-5. Registration required.

•Sloppy Saturdays. April 13, 3 p.m. Seasonally themed crafts. 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.