Central Library 10375 Little Patuxent Pkwy., Columbia. 410-313-7800.•All Together Now. Saturdays, 10:15 and 11:30 a.m. All ages; 30 minutes.•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.•Noontime. Third Thursdays, noon.•Play Partners. Fridays, 10:15 and 11:30 a.m. Ages up to 23 months with adult; 20-30 minutes.•Spring into Science. Tue., March 12, 2 and 3:45 p.m. Exploring simple science concepts. Ages 3-5 with adult. Ticket required.East ColumbiaBranch 6600 Cradlerock Way, Columbia. 410-313-7700.•All Together Now. Thursdays, 10:15 and 11:15 a.m. All ages; 30 minutes.•Black Fiction. First Saturdays, 1 p.m.•Good Reads. First Tuesdays, 7 p.m.•Morning Books with Coffee. Third Tuesdays, 10 a.m.•Notable Author Event: Edward P. Jones, with Ron Charles. March 19, 7 p.m.•Rockin' Library. March 18, 6 p.m. Learn to play guitar, drums, keyboard by playing "Rockband 3." Ages 11-17. Registration required.•What's in My Art Box? Wed., March 13, 10:15 a.m. Class that sparks creativity through four elements of art, as inspired by children's literature. Ages 3-5.Elkridge Branch 6540 Washington Blvd., Elkridge. 410-313-5077.•Elks Excellent Reads. Second Tuesdays, 12:30 p.m.•Literary Explorers Club. Second Mondays, 7 p.m.•Meet Caroline. March 16, 2 p.m. Meet the newest American Girl and her world through stories, games and music. Ages 5 and older. 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.•Journey Cover to Cover. Third Thursdays, 10 a.m.•Knit'n Chat Teen Knitting Group. Tue., March 12, 6:45 p.m. Beginners and experts welcome. Ages 11-17.•Mini Milestones. Tue., March 12, 10:30 a.m. Ages 18-36 months with an adult. Registration required.•Picture Book Parade. Fridays, 10:30 a.m. Ages 2-5 with adult.•Readers' Tea at 10. First Wednesdays, 10 a.m.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.•Appy Hour. Wed., March 13, 7 p.m. Learn about apps and how to build app libraries. Registration required.•Bas Bleu. Third Wednesdays, 7 p.m.•Book-n-chat. Thu., March 7, 7 p.m. Ages 6-8.•Dudes on Books. Second Tuesdays, 7 p.m.•English Conversation Class. Wednesdays, 7:45 p.m.•Lego Wars. Thu., March 7, 7 p.m. Ages 11-17.•Tea and Tomes. Third Thursdays, 10:30 a.m.Savage Branch 9525 Durness Lane, Laurel. 410-880-5975.•Asian American Literature. Third Mondays, 7 p.m.•Blood pressure screenings. Second Mondays, 12:30-3 p.m. Free.•Mystery. Second Wednesdays, 7 p.m.•Nonfiction. Third Wednesdays. 7 p.m.•Picture Book Parade. Thursdays, 10:15 a.m. Ages 2-5, with adult.•Potato Chip Science. March 16, 2 p.m. Create cool contraptions with potato chips. Ages 8 and older. Registration required.