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Laurel Branch

507 7th Street
Laurel, MD 20707
(301) 776-6790

TTY Tel No (301) 808-2061

Blane Halliday

Area Manager

Blane Halliday
Telephone: (301) 776-6790

Hours:

Mon, Feb 19 Closed
(Presidents' Day)
Tue, Feb 20 10:00AM to 9:00PM
Wed, Feb 21 10:00AM to 9:00PM
Thu, Feb 22 10:00AM to 9:00PM
Fri, Feb 23 10:00AM to 6:00PM
Sat, Feb 24 10:00AM to 5:00PM
Sun, Feb 25 1:00PM to 5:00PM

Upcoming events

Sat, Feb 24, 10:30am - 11:00am
Bring your preschooler and join us for stories, songs, fingerplays and more!

Sat, Feb 24, 12:00pm - 1:00pm
Learn coding basics with game-based activities that will challenge skills while teaching core concepts of computer science and programming. Limit 14. Register here: http://www.kid-koders.org/signup/

Sat, Feb 24, 1:15pm - 2:15pm
Learn coding basics with game-based activities that will challenge skills while teaching core concepts of computer science and programming. Limit 14. Register here: http://www.kid-koders.org/signup/

Sat, Feb 24, 1:30pm - 2:30pm
Build your child's confidence as they read to specially trained therapy dogs and cats. Bring a book or choose one from the library. Each child will read for 15 minutes. Call branch to register.

Conference Room 2 (Staff)
Sun, Feb 25, 2:00pm - 3:00pm
Practice writing skills in a safe, judgement-free space. Open to teens 13-18.

Mon, Feb 26, 10:30am - 11:00am
Bring your toddler and join us for stories, songs, fingerplays and more!

Mon, Feb 26, 5:30pm - 6:30pm
Students will practice drawing popular black superheroes and/or drawing black historical figures. Presented by Williams Jones of the Afrofuturism Network.

Large Meeting Room B
Tue, Feb 27, 10:30am - 11:30am
This special storytime is an opportunity for parents and caregivers to learn more about their child's early developmental milestones and how to encourage growth through books, games, and songs.

Tue, Feb 27, 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.

Conference Room 1
Tue, Feb 27, 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!

Tue, Feb 27, 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.

Wed, Feb 28, 10:30am - 11:00am
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.

Wed, Feb 28, 11:15am - 11:45am
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.

Large Meeting Room B
Wed, Feb 28, 5:00pm - 7:00pm
Homework guidance and reading practice for students in Grades K though 6.

Conference Room 2 (Staff)
Wed, Feb 28, 5:00pm - 7:00pm
Learning to speak English? Join our club and practice speaking English in a friendly atmosphere. Registration is not mandatory, but is recommended. Walk ins are welcomed!

Large Meeting Room A (Dorothy Height Room)
Wed, Feb 28, 6:30pm - 8:30pm
Meet the indomitable Dolores Huerta, who has tirelessly led the fight for racial and labor justice. Presented by the Friends of Laurel Library and MPT Indie Lens Pop-Up.

Thu, Mar 01, 10:30am - 11:00am
Bring your preschooler and join us for stories, songs, fingerplays and more!

Large Meeting Room B
Thu, Mar 01, 4:00pm - 5:00pm
Join us for games on the first Thursday of each month.

Large Meeting Room A (Dorothy Height Room)
Thu, Mar 01, 7:00pm - 8:00pm
Winter 1993: Redskins announced plans to build a new stadium in Laurel. Laurel residents worked together to stop the stadium. Co-sponsored by Laurel Historical Society.

Large Meeting Room B
Fri, Mar 02, 10:30am - 11:00am
Calling all Preschoolers and Toddlers! Bust a move and shake your sillies out at the Rockin' 2 Rhythm Storytime! Ages birth to 5 with caregiver.

Sat, Mar 03, 10:30am - 11:00am
Bring your preschooler and join us for stories, songs, fingerplays and more!

Sat, Mar 03, 12:00pm - 1:00pm
Learn coding basics with game-based activities that will challenge skills while teaching core concepts of computer science and programming. Limit 14. Register here: http://www.kid-koders.org/signup/

Sat, Mar 03, 1:15pm - 2:15pm
Learn coding basics with game-based activities that will challenge skills while teaching core concepts of computer science and programming. Limit 14. Register here: http://www.kid-koders.org/signup/

Large Meeting Room B
Sat, Mar 03, 1:30pm - 5:00pm
Learn to play or improve your chess game. All ages are welcome!

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