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Little Libraries

There are 26 "Little Libraries" within 25 miles.

Local venues

Baltimore Inner Harbor, Baltimore, MD 21201
1 West Pratt Street, Baltimore, MD 21201
601 E. Pratt Street, Baltimore, MD 21202
The Book Escape (0.5 miles)
805 Light Street, Baltimore, Maryland 21230
601 W. Lombard Street, Baltimore, MD 21201
400 Cathedral St, Baltimore, MD 21201
409 Cathedral Street, Baltimore, MD 21201
1 East Mount Vernon Place, Baltimore, MD 21202
1251 Light Street, Baltimore, MD 21230
201 West Monument Street, Baltimore, Maryland 21201
Drusilla's Books (0.9 miles)
817 N. Howard St., Baltimore, MD 21201
856 Washington Boulevard, Baltimore, MD 21230
1303 Orleans Street, Baltimore, MD 21231
1420 Maryland Avenue, Baltimore, MD 21201
30 West North Avenue, Baltimore, MD 21201
30 W. North Avenue, Baltimore, MD 21202
158 N. Linwood Avenue, Baltimore, MD 21224
34 West 25th Street, Baltimore, MD 21218
34 W. 25th Street, Baltimore, MD 21218
2001 N. Wolfe Street, Baltimore, MD 21213
Royal Books (2.2 miles)
32 West 25th Street, Baltimore, MD 21218
1531 W. North Avenue, Baltimore, MD 21217
1030 S. Ellwood Avenue, Baltimore, MD 21224
3601 Eastern Avenue, Baltimore, MD 21224

Local events

Sep
22
Matthew Thomas
Enoch Pratt Free Library - Central Library, Monday, September 22 at 6:30pm
Matthew Thomas was born in the Bronx and grew up in Queens. A graduate of the University of Chicago, he has an MA from the Writing Seminars at Johns Hopkins University and an MFA from the University of California, Irvine, where he received the Graduate Essay Award. He lives with his wife and twin children in New Jersey. We Are Not Ourselves is his first novel. (added from Simon & Schuster)
Sep
22
Cutting Teeth
Artifact Coffee, Monday, September 22 at 7pm
Meet Julia Fierro as she reads from her debut novel Cutting Teeth.

STARTS HERE Reading Series

Also with Robin Black and Dylan Landis, sponsored by The Ivy Bookshop. (added from Macmillan)
Sep
22
Book Signing: Jim Freeman, Terry Turchie & Max Noel, Unabomber
Greetings & Readings of Hunt Valley, Monday, September 22 at 7pm
This is the story of how the FBI was forced to change its methods of operation, from the traditional, media-shy Bureau of J.Edgar Hoover, to the technologically savvy and media friendly organization, necessary to capture Theodore Kaczynski, the notorious Unabomber.

Unabomber: How the FBI Broke Its Own Rules to Capture the Terrorist Ted Kaczynski by Jim Freeman, Terry Turchie and Max Noel provides a fascinating look into the Bureau itself and the three individuals charged with leading the investigation and capture of the notorious terrorist after the Bureau's 18 years of initial frustration. (GRatHVTC)… (more)
Sep
23
Healthy Approaches to Weight Control, Reversing Diabetes, and the Best of Health
Howard County Library - Miller Branch, Tuesday, September 23 at 7pm
Due to popular response, registration for this event is now closed. If you have not yet registered but would like to attend, please note that we will open any remaining seats to walk-in customers at 6:50 pm, and simulcast viewing is available in the branch. Everyone who attends may purchase books and get them autographed.

Thank you for your support of Howard County Library System




Neal Barnard, M.D., renowned nutrition researcher and New York Times bestselling author, discusses the connection between nutrition and health. Dr. Barnard’s clinical research revolutionized the treatment of type 2 diabetes. Learn how to control and even reverse this condition. Discover how the same simple diet changes that benefit diabetes patients also bring a wide range of health benefits, including weight control, lower cholesterol levels, protection from memory loss, and greater vitality. Dr. Barnard reveals a proven method of weight control that relies on food choices rather than starvation diets or gimmicks.

A Well & Wise event. Presented in partnership with Howard County Department of Citizen Services and Office on Aging. (Meet the Author, HCLS Signature Event.)

Registration begins Aug 1.

Categories: Author events, Adults

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Sep
24
Kids Story Time
Greetings & Readings of Hunt Valley, Wednesday, September 24 at 11am
Join Miss Lee and Miss Bonnie every Wednesday and Saturday at 11 a.m. for Story Time. They carefully select the books to make this a fun, free experience for ages two through six. Stop by the Balloon Desk afterward for a free balloon! Greetings & Readings strongly supports reading at every age level - lift your imagination and free who you are! (GRatHVTC)
Sep
27
Kids Story Time
Greetings & Readings of Hunt Valley, Saturday, September 27 at 11am
Join Miss Lee and Miss Bonnie every Wednesday and Saturday at 11 a.m. for Story Time. They carefully select the books to make this a fun, free experience for ages two through six. Stop by the Balloon Desk afterward for a free balloon! Greetings & Readings strongly supports reading at every age level - lift your imagination and free who you are! (GRatHVTC)
Sep
27
Edward Lewis
Baltimore Book Festival, 2014, Saturday, September 27 at 12pm
Edward Lewis, propelled by the extraordinary success of Essence magazine, has become one of the most successful and respected magazine publishers in the country. In 1969, he cofounded Essence and later founded Latina magazine. Mr. Lewis was honored with the Henry Johnson Fisher Lifetime Achievement Award, the Time, Inc. Henry Luce Award, and was a 2014 inductee into the Advertising Hall of Fame by the American Advertising Federation. He is the former chairman of the Magazine Publishers of America and currently serves as Senior Advisor for Solera Capital, a New York–based private equity firm. (added from Simon & Schuster)… (more)
Sep
27
Book Signing: Happily Separating: The Okun/Billian Way To An Amicable Split (And Other Life Lessons)
Greetings & Readings of Hunt Valley, Saturday, September 27 at 1pm
"Wise advice from two very competent and caring attorneys. Must reading for anyone who is contemplating separation or divorce" - Jonathan A. Azrael, Attorney

"I have always lived by the principle that you can disagree without being disagreeable. Happily Separating makes for a good title and a good book. Following the common sense approach of this book can certainly help spare misery on the part of all concerned" - Mitchell Wohlberg, Rabbi (GRatHVTC)… (more)
Sep
27
Virtual Read Out -- Banned Book Week
Howard County Library - Glenwood Branch, Saturday, September 27 at 1pm
Let your voice be heard during the "Virtual Read Out" by using technology and your imagination to create a video proclaiming the virtues of the "freedom to read." Submissions featured on a dedicated YouTube channel. Ages 13-17.

Categories: Teen Program, Teens

Glenwood Other Location (added from RSS Feed)
Sep
28
Chloe Coscarelli
Baltimore Book Festival, 2014, Sunday, September 28 at 12pm
Chloe Coscarelli is a graduate of the Natural Gourmet Institute of Health and Culinary Arts NYC, the University of California, Berkeley, and Cornell University’s Plant-Based Nutrition Program. The author of Chloe’s Kitchen and Chloe’s Vegan Desserts, and creator of ChefChloe.com, she lives in New York City and Los Angeles. (added from Simon & Schuster)
Sep
29
Teaching Tolerance -- Banned Book Week
Howard County Library - Elkridge Branch, Monday, September 29 at 7pm
What do Looking for Alaska, Where's Waldo, and Captain Underpants have in common? Each title has been officially challenged. Learn about the most challenged books in 2014 as you meet the young heroes fighting against censorship. Celebrate the freedom to read by joining the Twitter party and signing the Declaration for the Right of Libraries. Ages 11-17.

Categories: Teen Program, Teens

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Sep
30
Cutting Edge Discoveries in Neuroscience to Boost Your Brain (Part 1)
Howard County Library - Miller Branch, Tuesday, September 30 at 7pm
In this three-part series, Majid Fotuhi, M.D., Ph.D., teaches how to boost brain capacity at any age. The founder and chief medical officer of NeurExpand, Fotuhi has written three books about brain health: Boost Your Brain: The New Art and Science Behind Enhanced Brain Performance; The Memory Cure; and The New York Times Crosswords to Keep Your Brain Young: The 6-Step Age-Defying Program.

Fotuhi received his M.D. from Harvard Medical School and his Ph.D. in Neuroscience from Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine. His research findings have been published in The Journal of Neuroscience, The Lancet, Nature, Neurology, Neuron, and The Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences. Fotuhi has been featured on PBS, The Dr. Oz Show, CNN, Discovery Channel, NBC's TODAY show, and numerous other national media.

Register for Part 1 here.

Part 1: Diet and Your Brain

Sep 30: Learn which foods can make your memory sharper and stronger.

Register for Parts 2 & 3 beginning November 1.

Part 2: Stress and Your Brain

Dec 8: Discover how stress can shrink your brain and what you can do within three months to reverse its effects.

Part 3: Sleep and Your Brain

Jan 8: Explore how to harness the power of sleep to expand your brain capacity.

A Well & Wise and Meet the Author event. Presented in partnership with Howard County Department of Citizen Services and Office on Aging.

Categories: Author events, Adults, Teens

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Oct
1
Kids Story Time
Greetings & Readings of Hunt Valley, Wednesday, October 1 at 11am
Join Miss Lee and Miss Bonnie every Wednesday and Saturday at 11 a.m. for Story Time. They carefully select the books to make this a fun, free experience for ages two through six. Stop by the Balloon Desk afterward for a free balloon! Greetings & Readings strongly supports reading at every age level - lift your imagination and free who you are! (GRatHVTC)
Oct
1
Food for Thought Book Discussion
Howard County Library - Glenwood Branch, Wednesday, October 1 at 7pm
Borrow a cookbook from HCLS by the chef of the evening, prepare a few recipes at home, then discuss your experiences. Refreshments.

Oct 1 - Mario Batali

Nov 12 - Julia Child

Categories: Adult Program, Adults

Glenwood Meeting Room (added from RSS Feed)
Oct
2
Family Movies
Howard County Library - Miller Branch, Thursday, October 2 at 6:30pm
Films the entire family can enjoy. Free popcorn and drinks. All ages. Sponsored by Friends of Howard County Library.

Sep 11 (6:30 pm): The Land Before Time (G)

Sep 12 (11 am): The Lego Movie (PG) Ho. Co. schools closed

Oct 2 (6:30 pm): The Jungle Book (1967) (G)

Nov 13 (6:30 pm): An American Tail (G)

Categories: Children's classes, Families, Children, All ages

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Oct
4
Kids Story Time
Greetings & Readings of Hunt Valley, Saturday, October 4 at 11am
Join Miss Lee and Miss Bonnie every Wednesday and Saturday at 11 a.m. for Story Time. They carefully select the books to make this a fun, free experience for ages two through six. Stop by the Balloon Desk afterward for a free balloon! Greetings & Readings strongly supports reading at every age level - lift your imagination and free who you are! (GRatHVTC)
Oct
4
Black Fiction
Book discussion, 1st Saturdays; 1- 2:30 pm.

Sep 6 - Black Mamba Boy by Nadifa Mohamed

Oct 4 - Just Wanna Testify by Pearl Cleage

Nov 1 - The Twelve Tribes of Hattie by Ayana Mathis

Categories: Book clubs, Adults

East Columbia Meeting Room (added from RSS Feed)
Oct
4
Book Signing: Doug Bopst, From Felony to Fitness to Free
Greetings & Readings of Hunt Valley, Saturday, October 4 at 1pm
Everybody deserves a second chance. Are you going to make the most of yours?

From Felony to Fitness to Free is the life-changing story by Doug Bopst about how a young man made the most out of his second chance. Once, a full blown drug addict and felon, he is now passionate about helping others get healthy every day. (GRatHVTC)
Oct
4
Book Signing: Dottie Donovan, The Fighting Donovans
Greetings & Readings of Hunt Valley, Saturday, October 4 at 3pm
Author Art Donovan began his professional football career in 1950 as a 26-year old rookie with the Baltimore Colts of the AAFC.In 1968, Art was the first Colt to be inducted into the Pro Football Hall of Fame.

Art resided in Baltimore with his wife, Dottie, of 56 years. Sadly, Art passed away on August 4, 2013, at the age of 89. (GRatHVTC)
Oct
5
Book Signing: Claudia Floyd, Union-Occupied Maryland
Greetings & Readings of Hunt Valley, Sunday, October 5 at 2pm
Historian Claudia Floyd explores this complex relationship between Maryland civilians and their Union occupiers in Union-Occupied Maryland. (GRatHVTC)
Oct
6
Contemporary Literature
Howard County Library - Glenwood Branch, Monday, October 6 at 7pm
Book discussion, Mondays; 7 - 8:30 pm.

Sep 8 - The Stonecutter by Camilla Läckberg

Oct 6 - Juliet by Anne Fortier

Nov 3 - Half of a Yellow Sun by Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie

Categories: Adult Book Club, Adults

Glenwood Meeting Room (added from RSS Feed)
Oct
7
Book Club Revue
Howard County Library - Central Branch, Tuesday, October 7 at 7pm
Get HCLS' "Books for Discussion 2015" list hot off the press. Learn about upcoming literary events, and get tips for lively discussions as experienced book club facilitators promote new books. Participants are encouraged to bring examples of favorite titles, as well as those that didn't work so well. Door prizes, including books, and refreshments.

Categories: Adult Program, Adults

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Oct
7
Good Reads
Book discussion, 1st Tuesdays; 7 - 8 pm.

Sep 2 - The Attack by Yasmina Khadra

Oct 7 - Elizabeth and Hazel: Two Women of Little Rock by David Margolick

Nov 4 - Brooklyn by Colm Tóibín

Categories: Book clubs, Adults

zEast Columbia 50+ Center (added from RSS Feed)
Oct
8
Kids Story Time
Greetings & Readings of Hunt Valley, Wednesday, October 8 at 11am
Join Miss Lee and Miss Bonnie every Wednesday and Saturday at 11 a.m. for Story Time. They carefully select the books to make this a fun, free experience for ages two through six. Stop by the Balloon Desk afterward for a free balloon! Greetings & Readings strongly supports reading at every age level - lift your imagination and free who you are! (GRatHVTC)
Oct
8
Mystery
Howard County Library - Savage Branch, Wednesday, October 8 at 7pm
Book discussion, 2nd Wednesdays; 7 - 8:30 pm.

Sep 10 - The Keeper of Lost Causes by Jussi Adler-Olsen

Oct 8 - Suspect by Robert Crais

Nov 12 - How the Light Gets In by Louise Penny

Categories: Book clubs, Adults

Carl Sagan Meeting Room (PUBLIC & STAFF) (added from RSS Feed)
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