document.getElementById("eventsinfo").innerHTML = '
Flying Machines
12/18/2017
2:00 PM
Explore the elements of flight by using provided material to create a variety of flying machines and test their ability to stay in the air. For ages 8 and up.​ Registration required.
* Pikesville Meeting Room
Pikesville Branch
Karma Dogs
12/18/2017
6:00 PM
Register your shy or reluctant reader to read with a Karma Dog from the H.E.A.R.T.S. Program. These dogs are friendly, nonjudgmental and good listeners. For ages 6 to 12 years old - children under 8 with adult. Contact branch to register.
Children\'s Area
Pikesville Branch
Knitting Night
12/18/2017
6:30 PM
Bring your knitting projects and relax with new friends. All levels of experience welcome.
* Pikesville Meeting Room
Pikesville Branch
Creative Coloring for Adults
12/19/2017
7:00 PM
Did you know coloring is a wonderful stress reliever? We provide all the materials at this child-free program. All you have to do is show up ready to be creative and color!
* Pikesville Meeting Room
Pikesville Branch
Baby Story Time
12/20/2017
10:00 AM
Connect with your baby through stories, rhymes, bounces and songs, followed by a play time. Registration required.
Children\'s Area
Pikesville Branch
Baby Story Time
12/20/2017
11:00 AM
Connect with your baby through stories, rhymes, bounces and songs, followed by a play time. Registration required.
Children\'s Area
Pikesville Branch
Pikesville Friends Speaker Series: Susan Muaddi Darraj
12/20/2017
2:30 PM
Susan Muaddi Darraj, prize-winning author of the short story collection A Curious Land: Stories from Home, discusses the experience of developing her identity as a Palestinian American writer.
* Pikesville Meeting Room
Pikesville Branch
Preschool Story Time
12/21/2017
10:00 AM
Interact with your preschooler by enjoying stories, songs and activities together.
* Pikesville Meeting Room
Pikesville Branch
Preschool Story Time
12/21/2017
11:00 AM
Interact with your preschooler by enjoying stories, songs and activities together.
* Pikesville Meeting Room
Pikesville Branch
Thursday Night Crafts
12/21/2017
7:00 PM
A different craft each time for children ages 8 and up. All materials provided. Tickets available 30 minutes before program.
* Pikesville Meeting Room
Pikesville Branch
Christmas Eve (Library Closed)
12/24/2017
All Day
Library Closed
BCPL - All Branches
Christmas Day (Library Closed)
12/25/2017
All Day
Library Closed
BCPL - All Branches
Baby Story Time
12/27/2017
10:00 AM
Connect with your baby through stories, rhymes, bounces and songs, followed by a play time. Registration required.
Children\'s Area
Pikesville Branch
Baby Story Time
12/27/2017
11:00 AM
Connect with your baby through stories, rhymes, bounces and songs, followed by a play time. Registration required.
Children\'s Area
Pikesville Branch
Preschool Story Time
12/28/2017
10:00 AM
Interact with your preschooler by enjoying stories, songs and activities together.
* Pikesville Meeting Room
Pikesville Branch
Books, Coffee and Conversation
12/28/2017
10:30 AM
Join us for coffee, cookies and engaging conversation. Share thoughts and ideas about your favorite books.
Public Service Area
Pikesville Branch
Preschool Story Time
12/28/2017
11:00 AM
Interact with your preschooler by enjoying stories, songs and activities together.
* Pikesville Meeting Room
Pikesville Branch
Happy Noon Year!
12/30/2017
11:45 AM
Celebrate New Year\'s early with a countdown and balloons at noon. Children welcome!
Public Service Area
Pikesville Branch
New Year\'s Day (Library Closed)
1/1/2018
All Day
Library Closed
BCPL - All Branches
Baby Story Time
1/3/2018
10:00 AM
Connect with your baby through stories, rhymes, bounces and songs, followed by a play time. Registration required.
Children\'s Area
Pikesville Branch
Baby Story Time
1/3/2018
11:00 AM
Connect with your baby through stories, rhymes, bounces and songs, followed by a play time. Registration required.
Children\'s Area
Pikesville Branch
Pikesville Friends Speaker Series: Steve Gimbel
1/3/2018
2:30 PM
After his popular Einstein lectures, the ever-popular Professor Steven Gimbel returns with a new subject, "Isn\'t that clever: A philosophical account of humor and comedy."
* Pikesville Meeting Room
Pikesville Branch
Pajama Story Time
1/3/2018
6:30 PM
Put on your PJs and bring your bedtime pal for stories and songs.
Children\'s Area
Pikesville Branch
Preschool Story Time
1/4/2018
10:00 AM
Interact with your preschooler by enjoying stories, songs and activities together.
* Pikesville Meeting Room
Pikesville Branch
Preschool Story Time
1/4/2018
11:00 AM
Interact with your preschooler by enjoying stories, songs and activities together.
* Pikesville Meeting Room
Pikesville Branch
The Winter Wonders Magic Show
1/7/2018
2:00 PM
Mike Rose presents an entertaining magic show specifically for the cold and blustery winter months featuring snow and winter activities. For all ages - children under 8 with adult. No registration required.
* Pikesville Meeting Room
Pikesville Branch
Pop-Up Cinema: Barry Levinson
1/8/2018
6:00 PM
A screening of Barry Levinson\'s Liberty Heights (R), last in his quartet of classic Baltimore films; this semi-autobiographical film follows various members of the Kurtzman clan, a Jewish family in suburban 1950s Baltimore. Followed by a short discussion.
* Pikesville Meeting Room
Pikesville Branch
Baby Story Time
1/10/2018
10:00 AM
Connect with your baby through stories, rhymes, bounces and songs, followed by a play time. Registration required.
Children\'s Area
Pikesville Branch
Baby Story Time
1/10/2018
11:00 AM
Connect with your baby through stories, rhymes, bounces and songs, followed by a play time. Registration required.
Children\'s Area
Pikesville Branch
Pikesville Friends Speaker Series: Amy Davis
1/10/2018
2:30 PM
Photojournalist Amy Davis spent nine years researching Baltimore\'s bygone movie palaces. The result is "Flickering Treasures: Baltimore\'s Forgotten Movie Theaters," a nostalgic history of the city\'s cinematic past.
* Pikesville Meeting Room
Pikesville Branch
Preschool Story Time
1/11/2018
10:00 AM
Interact with your preschooler by enjoying stories, songs and activities together.
* Pikesville Meeting Room
Pikesville Branch
Books, Coffee and Conversation
1/11/2018
10:30 AM
Join us for coffee, cookies and engaging conversation. Share thoughts and ideas about your favorite books.
Public Service Area
Pikesville Branch
Preschool Story Time
1/11/2018
11:00 AM
Interact with your preschooler by enjoying stories, songs and activities together.
* Pikesville Meeting Room
Pikesville Branch
Martin Luther King Jr. Day (Library Closed)
1/15/2018
All Day
Library Closed
BCPL - All Branches
Creative Coloring for Adults
1/16/2018
7:00 PM
Did you know coloring is a wonderful stress reliever? We provide all the materials at this child-free program. All you have to do is show up ready to be creative and color!
* Pikesville Meeting Room
Pikesville Branch
Baby Story Time
1/17/2018
10:00 AM
Connect with your baby through stories, rhymes, bounces and songs, followed by a play time. Registration required.
Children\'s Area
Pikesville Branch
Baby Story Time
1/17/2018
11:00 AM
Connect with your baby through stories, rhymes, bounces and songs, followed by a play time. Registration required.
Children\'s Area
Pikesville Branch
Pikesville Friends Speaker Series: John Shields
1/17/2018
2:30 PM
Two years ago, chef-writer John Shields swept us off our feet with his humor, wit and charm. Now, he is back to share more Maryland cooking lore and celebrate the 25th anniversary edition of Chesapeake Bay Cooking.
* Pikesville Meeting Room
Pikesville Branch
Preschool Story Time
1/18/2018
10:00 AM
Interact with your preschooler by enjoying stories, songs and activities together.
* Pikesville Meeting Room
Pikesville Branch
Preschool Story Time
1/18/2018
11:00 AM
Interact with your preschooler by enjoying stories, songs and activities together.
* Pikesville Meeting Room
Pikesville Branch
Thursday Night Crafts
1/18/2018
7:00 PM
A different craft each time for children ages 8 and up. All materials provided. Tickets available 30 minutes before program.
* Pikesville Meeting Room
Pikesville Branch
Black History LIVE! with Culture Queen
1/21/2018
2:00 PM
Black history is world history, and Culture Queen sure knows how to make it fantastically fun. Culture Queen, an award-winning teaching artist, engages your royal children in motivating music, marvelous movement and super storytelling activities inspired by the kings and queens of black history.
* Pikesville Meeting Room
Pikesville Branch
New Year\'s Job Resolutions
1/22/2018
10:00 AM
The Pikesville Branch and the Jewish Community Services Career Center are hosting a monthly series of 90 minute workshops: New Year - New Job Search. These workshops are for all, no matter what your job status: employed, under-employed or job-seeking. Join us for the first session: Create Your New Year Plan to Get That New Job.
* Pikesville Meeting Room
Pikesville Branch
Karma Dogs
1/22/2018
6:00 PM
Register your shy or reluctant reader to read with a Karma Dog from the H.E.A.R.T.S. Program. These dogs are friendly, nonjudgmental and good listeners. For ages 6 to 12 years old - children under 8 with adult. Contact branch to register.
Children\'s Area
Pikesville Branch
Knitting Night
1/22/2018
6:30 PM
Bring your knitting projects and relax with new friends. All levels of experience welcome.
* Pikesville Meeting Room
Pikesville Branch
Baby Story Time
1/24/2018
10:00 AM
Connect with your baby through stories, rhymes, bounces and songs, followed by a play time. Registration required.
Children\'s Area
Pikesville Branch
Baby Story Time
1/24/2018
11:00 AM
Connect with your baby through stories, rhymes, bounces and songs, followed by a play time. Registration required.
Children\'s Area
Pikesville Branch
Pikesville Friends Speaker Series: Sean Gallagher
1/24/2018
2:30 PM
Cyber-culture expert and technology writer Sean Gallagher returns to our series with cutting-edge insights on internet security, hacks and leaks, and political intrigue.
* Pikesville Meeting Room
Pikesville Branch
Pikesville Book Club
1/24/2018
7:00 PM
Join us for a lively discussion of Killers of the Flower Moon by David Grann.
* Pikesville Meeting Room
Pikesville Branch
Preschool Story Time
1/25/2018
10:00 AM
Interact with your preschooler by enjoying stories, songs and activities together.
* Pikesville Meeting Room
Pikesville Branch
Books, Coffee and Conversation
1/25/2018
10:30 AM
Join us for coffee, cookies and engaging conversation. Share thoughts and ideas about your favorite books.
Public Service Area
Pikesville Branch
Preschool Story Time
1/25/2018
11:00 AM
Interact with your preschooler by enjoying stories, songs and activities together.
* Pikesville Meeting Room
Pikesville Branch
Random Acts of Science
1/25/2018
7:00 PM
Join librarians Paula and Greg for a fun hour of demonstrations exploring chemistry and physics. For ages 7 to 13 - children under 8 with adult. No registration required.
* Pikesville Meeting Room
Pikesville Branch
Winter LEGO Fun
1/29/2018
7:00 PM
Create with LEGO blocks! All supplies provided. Children under 8 with adult.
* Pikesville Meeting Room
Pikesville Branch
Break and Make
1/30/2018
7:00 PM
Learn how things work by taking them apart. Then, create something new. Broken appliances provided, including computer keyboards, TV remotes and coffee makers. Bring a Phillips-head screwdriver. For ages 7 to 13 - children under 8 with adult. Registration required.
* Pikesville Meeting Room
Pikesville Branch
Baby Story Time
1/31/2018
10:00 AM
Connect with your baby through stories, rhymes, bounces and songs, followed by a play time. Registration required.
Children\'s Area
Pikesville Branch
Baby Story Time
1/31/2018
11:00 AM
Connect with your baby through stories, rhymes, bounces and songs, followed by a play time. Registration required.
Children\'s Area
Pikesville Branch
Pikesville Friends Speaker Series: Mario Livio
1/31/2018
2:30 PM
Popular author and resident astrophysicist Mario Livio returns with one of his signature illustrated lectures to discuss his intriguing new book Why?: What Makes Us Curious?
* Pikesville Meeting Room
Pikesville Branch
Preschool Story Time
2/1/2018
10:00 AM
Interact with your preschooler by enjoying stories, songs and activities together.
* Pikesville Meeting Room
Pikesville Branch
Preschool Story Time
2/1/2018
11:00 AM
Interact with your preschooler by enjoying stories, songs and activities together.
* Pikesville Meeting Room
Pikesville Branch
Harry Potter Book Night
2/1/2018
6:30 PM
Celebrate Harry Potter Book Night with crafts and games! Costumes are welcome. No registration required.
* Pikesville Meeting Room
Pikesville Branch
Create a Stand-Out Resume and Cover Letter
2/5/2018
10:00 AM
The Pikesville Branch and the Jewish Community Services Career Center are hosting a monthly series of 90 minute workshops: New Year - New Job Search. These workshops are for all, no matter what your job status: employed, under-employed or job-seeking. Join us for the second session: How to Write Your Best Resume and a Cover Letter That Gets You Noticed.
* Pikesville Meeting Room
Pikesville Branch
Baby Story Time
2/7/2018
10:00 AM
Connect with your baby through stories, rhymes, bounces and songs, followed by a play time. Registration required.
Children\'s Area
Pikesville Branch
Baby Story Time
2/7/2018
11:00 AM
Connect with your baby through stories, rhymes, bounces and songs, followed by a play time. Registration required.
Children\'s Area
Pikesville Branch
Pikesville Friends Speaker Series: Bob Jacobson
2/7/2018
2:30 PM
Bob Jacobson, musician and historian, traces the unlikely career of Ellis Larkins, a classical piano prodigy who was Ella Fitzgerald\'s lone accompanist on Ella Sings Gershwin and the first African American student to be admitted to Peabody Conservatory.
* Pikesville Meeting Room
Pikesville Branch
Pajama Story Time
2/7/2018
6:30 PM
Put on your PJs and bring your bedtime pal for stories and songs.
Children\'s Area
Pikesville Branch
Preschool Story Time
2/8/2018
10:00 AM
Interact with your preschooler by enjoying stories, songs and activities together.
* Pikesville Meeting Room
Pikesville Branch
Books, Coffee and Conversation
2/8/2018
10:30 AM
Join us for coffee, cookies and engaging conversation. Share thoughts and ideas about your favorite books.
Public Service Area
Pikesville Branch
Preschool Story Time
2/8/2018
11:00 AM
Interact with your preschooler by enjoying stories, songs and activities together.
* Pikesville Meeting Room
Pikesville Branch
Pop Up Cinema: Sling Blade
2/12/2018
6:00 PM
This Academy Award-winning drama is the story of Karl Childers, a developmentally disabled man hospitalized since his childhood murder of his mother and her lover who is released to start a new life in a small town in rural Arkansas. Discussion after the film.
* Pikesville Meeting Room
Pikesville Branch
Baby Story Time
2/14/2018
10:00 AM
Connect with your baby through stories, rhymes, bounces and songs, followed by a play time. Registration required.
Children\'s Area
Pikesville Branch
Baby Story Time
2/14/2018
11:00 AM
Connect with your baby through stories, rhymes, bounces and songs, followed by a play time. Registration required.
Children\'s Area
Pikesville Branch
Pikesville Friends Speaker Series: Ron Heneghan
2/14/2018
2:30 PM
The Chesapeake Shakespeare Company\'s director of community engagement explains the company\'s unique approach to The Bard and brings his text to life through performance and audience interaction.
* Pikesville Meeting Room
Pikesville Branch
Preschool Story Time
2/15/2018
10:00 AM
Interact with your preschooler by enjoying stories, songs and activities together.
* Pikesville Meeting Room
Pikesville Branch
Preschool Story Time
2/15/2018
11:00 AM
Interact with your preschooler by enjoying stories, songs and activities together.
* Pikesville Meeting Room
Pikesville Branch
Thursday Night Crafts
2/15/2018
7:00 PM
A different craft each time for children ages 8 and up. All materials provided. Tickets available 30 minutes before program.
* Pikesville Meeting Room
Pikesville Branch
Presidents Day (Library Closed)
2/19/2018
All Day
Library Closed
BCPL - All Branches
Creative Coloring for Adults
2/20/2018
7:00 PM
Did you know coloring is a wonderful stress reliever? We provide all the materials at this child-free program. All you have to do is show up ready to be creative and color!
* Pikesville Meeting Room
Pikesville Branch
Baby Story Time
2/21/2018
10:00 AM
Connect with your baby through stories, rhymes, bounces and songs, followed by a play time. Registration required.
Children\'s Area
Pikesville Branch
Baby Story Time
2/21/2018
11:00 AM
Connect with your baby through stories, rhymes, bounces and songs, followed by a play time. Registration required.
Children\'s Area
Pikesville Branch
Pikesville Friends Speaker Series: Johns Hopkins
2/21/2018
2:30 PM
As promised, the Baltimore Heritage executive director and historian returns to premiere a brand new program focusing on Baltimore\'s civil rights movement.
* Pikesville Meeting Room
Pikesville Branch
Preschool Story Time
2/22/2018
10:00 AM
Interact with your preschooler by enjoying stories, songs and activities together.
* Pikesville Meeting Room
Pikesville Branch
Books, Coffee and Conversation
2/22/2018
10:30 AM
Join us for coffee, cookies and engaging conversation. Talk about your favorite books with other readers.
Public Service Area
Pikesville Branch
Preschool Story Time
2/22/2018
11:00 AM
Interact with your preschooler by enjoying stories, songs and activities together.
* Pikesville Meeting Room
Pikesville Branch
Karma Dogs
2/26/2018
6:00 PM
Register your shy or reluctant reader to read with a Karma Dog from the H.E.A.R.T.S. Program. These dogs are friendly, nonjudgmental and good listeners. For ages 6 to 12 - children under 8 with adult. Contact branch to register.
Children\'s Area
Pikesville Branch
Knitting Night
2/26/2018
6:30 PM
Bring your knitting projects and relax with new friends. All levels of experience welcome.
* Pikesville Meeting Room
Pikesville Branch
Baby Story Time
2/28/2018
10:00 AM
Connect with your baby through stories, rhymes, bounces and songs, followed by a play time. Registration required.
Children\'s Area
Pikesville Branch
Baby Story Time
2/28/2018
11:00 AM
Connect with your baby through stories, rhymes, bounces and songs, followed by a play time. Registration required.
Children\'s Area
Pikesville Branch
Pikesville Friends Speaker Series: Linda DeLibero
2/28/2018
2:30 PM
The director of JHU Film and Media Studies and WYPR film critic returns to share Oscar picks and film trends.
* Pikesville Meeting Room
Pikesville Branch
Pikesville Book Club
2/28/2018
7:00 PM
Join us for a lively discussion of Behold the Dreamers by Imbolo Mbue.
* Pikesville Meeting Room
Pikesville Branch
Easter (Library Closed)
4/1/2018
All Day
Library Closed
BCPL - All Branches
Pikesville Chamber of Commerce Brown Bag Lunch
5/1/2018
11:30 AM
Pikesville Chamber of Commerce Brown Bag Lunch
* Pikesville Meeting Room
Pikesville Branch
Memorial Day (Library Closed)
5/28/2018
All Day
Library Closed
BCPL - All Branches
Independence Day (Library Closed)
7/4/2018
All Day
Library Closed
BCPL - All Branches
Labor Day (Library Closed)
9/3/2018
All Day
Library Closed
BCPL - All Branches
Columbus Day (Library Closed)
10/8/2018
All Day
Library Cloaed
BCPL - All Branches
Thanksgiving (Library Closed)
11/22/2018
All Day
Library Closed
BCPL - All Branches
'