10375 Little Patuxent Pkwy., Columbia. 410-313-7800.
•All Together Now. Saturdays, 10:15 and 11:30 a.m. All ages; 30 minutes.
•Eclectic Evenings. Tue., Aug. 13, 7 p.m. "Of Mice and Men" by John Steinbeck; Aug. 20, 7 p.m. "Of Mice and Men" movie.
•English Conversation Club. Mondays, 10 a.m.; and Thursdays, 7:30 p.m. Practice speaking and understanding English in a group setting. Register before attending.
•Kindergarten, Here We Come. Wed., Aug. 14, 3 p.m., Aug. 15, 10:30 a.m., and Aug. 17, 2 p.m. Registration required.
•Movin' up to Middle School. Mon., Aug. 12, 7 p.m. Registration required.
•Noontime. Third Thursdays, noon.
•Play Partners. Fridays, 10:15 and 11:30 a.m. Ages up to 23 months with adult; 20-30 minutes.
•Reptile Wrap-up. Aug. 24, 2 p.m. Naturalists from Scales and Tales bring scaly creatures to captivate while teaching about myths, histories and benefits of these misunderstood animals. Tickets required.
6600 Cradlerock Way, Columbia. 410-313-7700.
•All Together Now. Wednesdays, 10:15 and 11:15 a.m. All ages; 30 minutes.
•Black Fiction. First Saturdays, 1 p.m.
•Kindergarten, Here We Come. Tue., Aug. 13, 11 a.m. and 5 p.m. Registration required.
•Movin' up to Middle School. Aug. 22, 7 p.m.
6540 Washington Blvd., Elkridge. 410-313-5077.
•20th Anniversary Celebration. Aug. 24, 1:30 p.m. Learn about the history of Elkridge and its people, events and commerce from colonial times to the present.
•Kindergarten, Here We Come. Wed., Aug. 14, 4:30 and 7 p.m. Registration required.