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Upcoming Events

Hillcrest Heights - Conference Room 1
Tue, Sep 25, 10:00am - 11:30am
Sign-up at front desk. Show resume to sign-up for the course. The facilitator will help participants search for jobs, apply for jobs and identify ways to update their resume.

Bowie
Tue, Sep 25, 10:15am - 10:45am
Bring your baby and join us for stories, songs, fingerplays and more! Limited to 15 babies. If you have a group with 8 or more children, please call ahead at (301) 262-7000.

Surratts-Clinton
Tue, Sep 25, 10:15am - 10:45am
Bring your 3-5 year old and join us for fun stories, songs, fingerplays and more! Pick up a ticket at the Children's Information Desk.

Accokeek
Tue, Sep 25, 10:30am - 11:00am
Bring your preschooler and join us for stories, songs, fingerplays and more!

Hillcrest Heights
Tue, Sep 25, 10:30am - 11:00am
Bring your preschooler and join us for stories, songs, fingerplays and more!

Laurel - Large Meeting Room B
Tue, Sep 25, 10:30am - 11:30am
Stories, music and activities for children ages 0-3 with special needs. Presented by PGCPS Infants and Toddlers for early intervention students and up to 12 community families.

Hyattsville
Tue, Sep 25, 10:30am - 11:00am
Bring your toddler and join us for stories, songs, fingerplays and more!

Fairmount Heights - Large Meeting Room
Tue, Sep 25, 11:00am - 11:30am
Bring your preschooler and join us for stories, songs, fingerplays and more!

Bladensburg
Tue, Sep 25, 11:00am - 11:30am
Bring your preschooler and join us for stories, songs, fingerplays and more!

Surratts-Clinton
Tue, Sep 25, 11:00am - 11:30am
Bring your 3-5 year old and join us for fun stories, songs, fingerplays and more! Pick up a ticket at the Children's Information Desk.

Upper Marlboro
Tue, Sep 25, 11:15am - 11:45am
Bring your preschooler and join us for stories, songs, fingerplays and more!

Bowie
Tue, Sep 25, 11:15am - 11:45am
Bring your baby and join us for stories, songs, fingerplays and more! Limited to 15 babies. If you have a group with 8 or more children, please call ahead at (301) 262-7000.

Surratts-Clinton
Tue, Sep 25, 11:30am - 2:00pm
Join us for knitting! Beginners to advanced knitters welcome. Bring 1 skein of worsted weight yarn (#4 on label) and 1 set of size 7 needles, or a current project.

Glenarden
Tue, Sep 25, 12:30pm - 1:30pm
Learn the basics of email, microsoft word and excel.

Pop-Up Locations
Tue, Sep 25, 1:30pm - 2:30pm
Learning to speak English? Join our club and practice speaking English in a friendly atmosphere with people from diverse backgrounds.

Bowie - Auditorium
Tue, Sep 25, 2:30pm - 5:30pm
Hang out with other Teens every weekday in the Bowie Library Auditorium.

Hillcrest Heights
Tue, Sep 25, 3:30pm - 4:30pm
Freestyle building. Legos will be provided and kids can let their imaginations run wild!

Pop-Up Locations
Tue, Sep 25, 3:30pm - 4:30pm
Homework help and reading practice for students in grades K through 6.

Laurel - Large Meeting Room B
Tue, Sep 25, 4:00pm - 5:00pm
Join us as we explore science, technology, engineering and math. Drop in for hands-on experiments and explore new technologies.

Bowie - Conference Room
Tue, Sep 25, 4:00pm - 5:00pm
Come join us for an hour of afternoon crafting. Make and take something fun home. Parents are welcome to participate! Ages 5-12. Limited to the first 15 children. Groups should call (301) 262-7000.

Glenarden
Tue, Sep 25, 4:00pm - 5:30pm
Find out about the latest books, share your favorites, and practice your reading with games and other fun activities.

Canceled
Beltsville
Tue, Sep 25, 4:00pm - 5:30pm
Relationship Smarts is a research-based curriculum targeting life skills, healthy relationships, and dating violence prevention for teens. Limit 20; call or visit to register.

Baden
Tue, Sep 25, 4:00pm - 5:00pm
Come Read to Rover! Bring a favorite book or choose one from the library & read to one of our specially trained therapy dogs. Registration required, please call the branch at 301-888-1152 for details.

Surratts-Clinton - Conference Room
Tue, Sep 25, 4:00pm - 5:00pm
Volunteer to make your library a great place for teens! Share your ideas about programs, books, music, movies and other interests. Students earn a service hour for their time and effort.

Beltsville - Large Meeting Room
Tue, Sep 25, 4:30pm - 7:00pm
Learn to play or improve your chess game. All ages are welcome!

Laurel - Large Meeting Room A (Dorothy Height Room)
Tue, Sep 25, 5:00pm - 7:00pm
Virtually travel to countries across Latin America. No passport required!

Greenbelt - Small Meeting Room
Tue, Sep 25, 6:00pm - 7:30pm
Learning to speak English? Join our club and practice speaking English in a friendly atmosphere with people from diverse backgrounds.

Glenarden - Small Meeting Room
Tue, Sep 25, 6:00pm - 7:30pm
Mentoring, reading and homework help for students in grades 1-6.

Laurel
Tue, Sep 25, 6:30pm - 7:00pm
Bring your baby and join us for stories, songs, fingerplays and more! Limited to 15 babies. Please pick up a ticket at the Information Desk/Children's Information Desk.

Oxon Hill
Tue, Sep 25, 6:30pm - 8:00pm
Overview of how the layperson can take steps to preserve important family documents and photographs. Mr. Franklin A. Robinson, Jr.of the Smithsonian Institution will lead the presentation.

Bowie - Auditorium
Tue, Sep 25, 6:30pm - 8:45pm
This film program is being conducted in conjunction with the PG county Historical Society. Discussion to follow after the viewing.

Largo-Kettering
Tue, Sep 25, 6:30pm - 8:30pm
Come play board games at the library! Bring one of your own, or play one of ours.

Greenbelt
Tue, Sep 25, 7:00pm - 7:30pm
Bring your preschooler and join us for stories, songs, fingerplays and more! Limit: 20 participants. Free tickets available on a first-come first-served basis.

Spauldings - Conference Room
Tue, Sep 25, 7:00pm - 8:00pm
Learn to play or improve your chess game. All ages are welcome!

Laurel - Conference Room 1
Tue, Sep 25, 7:00pm - 9:00pm
Join us for an evening of crocheting and knitting. If possible, please bring your own materials due to limited supplies. No prior experience needed. All ages are welcome!

South Bowie
Tue, Sep 25, 7:00pm - 8:00pm
Join us as we explore Science, Technology, Engineering and Math. Drop in for hands-on experiments and activities.

Greenbelt - Auditorium
Tue, Sep 25, 7:00pm - 8:30pm
Please join our Fall 2018 African History & Culture Lecture Series. Historian C.R. Gibbs will present "Let Your Motto Be Resistance: Great Slave Revolts".

Oxon Hill - Auditorium
Tue, Sep 25, 7:00pm - 8:00pm
Learn new tips and tricks for maintaining a healthy lifestyle through Yoga! No experience necessary Mats are provided - limited quantity available.

Laurel
Tue, Sep 25, 7:15pm - 7:45pm
Bring your baby and join us for stories, songs, fingerplays and more! Limited to 15 babies. Please pick up a ticket at the Information Desk/Children's Information Desk.

Laurel
Tue, Sep 25, 7:30pm - 8:30pm
Join us for a lively discussion.

Hyattsville
Tue, Sep 25, 7:30pm - 9:00pm
Learning to speak English? Join our club and practice speaking English in a friendly atmosphere with people from diverse backgrounds.

Surratts-Clinton
Tue, Sep 25, 7:30pm - 8:30pm
Watch Latin dance performances, try a few moves, and learn about Salsa, Merengue, Bachata and Cha-cha — their history and cultural relevance.This program is for all ages.