•Asian American Literature. Third Mondays, 7 p.m.

•Bas Bleu. Third Wednesdays, 7 p.m.

•The Beauty and Benefits of Herbs. Thu., June 5, 7 p.m.

•Duct Tape Flip-Flops. June 28, 3 p.m. Registration required.

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

•Enchanted Garden Club: Beans for Tweens. June 12, 4:30 p.m. Discover how beans grow. Ages 9-11. Registration and signed release form required.

•English Conversation Class. Wednesdays, 7:45 p.m.

•Fact Check Book Club. Second Mondays, 7 p.m.

•Fermented Foods for Good Taste and Health. June 26, 7 p.m. Certified Health Coach Gina Rieg and farmer Nora Crist from Clark's Elioak Farm share their paths to optimal health and discuss the nutritional benefits of fermented food.

•Improv Under the Stars. June 26, 6:30 p.m. Skits, games, fun and laughter. Registration and signed release form required.

•Local Author Book Fair. June 21, 11:30 a.m. Meet and greet authors with local ties.

•National Pink Day. June 21, 11 a.m. and 2 p.m. Wear a favorite pink or princess outfit. Ages 3-6. Ticket required.

•Notable Author: Dr. Pam Peeke. Mon., June 9, 7 p.m. Learn about the importance of proper nutrition and good choices with Dr. Pam Peeke as she discusses how to optimize your mental and physical performance at any age. In her latest New York Times best seller, "The Hunger Fix," Peeke reveals that many people struggle to achieve their wellness goals because they have trouble changing their current lifestyles. Peeke provides simple tips, tools, and techniques for everyone.

•Tae Kwon Do: Tiny Tigers. Mon., June 9, 10:30 and 11:15 a.m. Sykesville Tae Kwon Do instructors focus on motor skills, listening and taking turns. Ages 3-5. Registration and a signed release form required.

•Tea and Tomes. Third Thursdays, 10:30 a.m.

Howard County

Law Library

8360 Court Ave., Ellicott City. 410-313-2135.

•Law Advice. First three Tuesdays, 9 a.m.-noon. Attorney available to give free legal advice to self-represented litigants in civil, non family matters. No appointment necessary.

•Legal Advice in Family Law Matters. Mondays and Wednesdays, 9 a.m.-noon. Free.

The Columbia Maryland Family History Center

4251 Columbia Road, Ellicott City. 410-465-1642.

Free access to several subscription genealogy websites such as Ancestry.com, Fold3 and Find My Past. There are more than 1,500 U.S. and world genealogy books and several thousand permanent microfiche and microfilm records. The staff are all volunteers with genealogy research experience in a variety of countries. Monday, 9 a.m.-2 p.m., Tuesday, 9 a.m.- 2 p.m. and 7-9 p.m., Wednesday, 9 a.m.-2 p.m. and 7- 9 p.m., Thursday, 9 a.m.-2 p.m., and Saturday, 9 a.m.-noon.