All Together Now at Howard library branches

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.

•Crafternoon. Wed., April 3, 2 p.m. Drop in and make crafts.


•Employment Edge. April 4, 6:30 p.m. Topics include job search tools, résumé writing, interview skills and professionalism on the job.

•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.

•Marvelous Mythology. Mon., April 1, 2 p.m. Discover colorful characters in Greek mythology. Ages 8 and older. 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.

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.

•Opening Day Fever. Tue., April 2, 10:15 and 11:30 a.m. Stories and songs about baseball. Ages 3-5. Ticket required.

•Speak for the Trees. Wed., April 3, 11 a.m. Celebrate Maryland Arbor Day and learn why trees are important. Ages 4 and older. Ticket required.

•Teen Advisory Board. Thu., March 28, 3 p.m. Recommend books, music and movies. Ages 11-17.


Elkridge Branch

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

•Crafternoon. Thu., March 28, 2 p.m. Drop in and make fun crafts. Children and families, all ages.

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

•Game Day. Mon., April 1, 2 p.m. Play Wii and board games. Ages 6-10.

•Game Night. Mon., April 1, 6:30 p.m. Play Wii and board games. Ages 6-10.


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

•Money Matters. 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.

•Book Bingo. Wed., April 3, 11 a.m. and 2 p.m. Ages 5 and older. Registration required.


•Hands-only CPR. Thu., March 28, 7 p.m. A course intended for all ages and recommended for individuals who wish to learn the basics of CPR. Registration required.

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

•Let's Knit Together. Tue., April 2, 7 p.m. Beginners and experts alike, knit and crochet.

•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.

•Android and Nook Tablet Training. Thu., March 28, 7 p.m. Learn how to browse, check out and download e-books from Howard County Library System. Registration required.

•Bas Bleu. Third Wednesdays, 7 p.m.


•Book-n-chat. April 4, 7 p.m. Build book club skills by reading a picture book. Ages 6-8. Registration required.

•Demolition Birds. Mon., April 1, 2 and 4:30 p.m. Create a demolition bird and test its ability to soar through the air and knock down towers. Ages 8-12. Tickets required.

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

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

•School's Out: Lego Blocks and Games. Tue., April 2, 11 a.m. Build with Lego blocks. Ages 6 and older.

•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.

•Chemists Celebrate Earth Day: Water. Thu., March 28, 2 p.m. Join a chemist from the Army Research Laboratory and the American Chemical Society for hands-on experiments and a celebration of Earth Day. Ages 7 and older. Registration required.

•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.