Downtown Library Mon, Wed, Fri, Sat: Tue & Thu: Sun (9/10/17 - 5/27/18):
Adult | Downtown Library
410-749-3612 10 am - 5 pm 10 am - 8 pm 1 - 5 pm
BOOK DISCUSSION GROUP A new monthly book club for adults is coming to the Downtown Library. We will read and discuss a new book each month.
LEARNING THE LIBRARY’S NEW PUBLIC ACCESS CATALOG - POLARIS Come learn how to take full advantage of the library’s new catalog system - Polaris. Topics include (but are not limited to):
The Autumn by Ali Smith 2:00 pm Saturday | Dec. 2
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The Happiness Project by Gretchen Rubin 2:00 pm Saturday | Jan. 6 Stamped from the Beginning by Ibram X. Kendi 2:00 pm Saturday | Feb. 3 SUNDAY YARNS This program is for experienced crocheters and knitters of all levels. Bring a project and join us for an afternoon of crochet or knitting. 2:00 pm Sunday | Dec. 3 Jan. 7 Feb. 4 ZUMBA WITH DEE! Join Zumba instructor Deatrice Livingston for weekly exercise in Meeting Room 1. Children under 16 years of age need to be accompanied by an adult. Registration is required. Tuesday nights - 5:30 pm EXPRESS YOURSELF WITH YARN Do you like to knit or crochet? Would you like to learn? Come join us for an evening of creativity! We’ll provide knitting needles, crochet hooks and yarn to use for the evening. Or bring your own. Open to all ages. 6:00 pm Tuesday | Dec. 5 Jan. 2 Feb. 6
Accessing the catalog Managing your account online Changing your password Doing a general item search Creating a reading list Creating a saved list(s) and adding new titles to them Placing requests Renewing items Requesting items through our system’s inter-library loan program - MARINA
11:00 am Tuesday | Dec. 5 LEGAL CLINIC AT YOUR LIBRARY Join us at the library to get free legal advice from lawyers in the field. Some of the issues the legal experts can address: • • • • • • • • •
Bankruptcy—Chapter 7 Expungements & Shielding Birth Certificates Debt and Consumer Disputes Foreclosures Deed Changes Name Changes Income Tax Disputes Divorce & Custody
Please come in to the Downtown Branch or call (410) 749-3612 ext. 127 to sign-up. 2:00 pm Wednesday | Dec. 13 Feb. 14 MOVIE MATINÉES AT YOUR LIBRARY No more waiting in long lines at the theater or waiting on long hold lists at the library to see a new movie. Come enjoy a matinée with a rotating selection of some of the titles that are in high demand. No one younger than age 18 will be admitted to an R-rated movie without a parent or guardian.
GENEALOGY 101 Join librarian and genealogist Karen Marks and learn the basics of searching for your family’s history.
Spider-Man Homecoming (PG-13) 2:00 pm Saturday | Jan. 27
1:00 pm Saturday | Jan. 13
The Big Sick (R) 2:00 pm Saturday | Feb. 24