LIBRARY NEWS
Wednesday, 26 February 2014 15:28
NORTH POINT LIBRARY NEWS
Free programs at the Baltimore County Public Library’s North Point branch,
1716 Merritt Blvd. (Info: 410-887-7255)
•   Lets Talk about Books, a book discussion group, convenes Tuesday, March 4, at 7 p.m. Call before hand for important information.
•   Pets on Wheels with trained dog for children ages 6 to 12 is scheduled for Sunday, March 2, at 2 p.m. Registration required. Children younger than 8 must be accompanied by an adult.
•   Lego Fun meets Saturday, March 1, at 2 p.m. Supplies provided; registration required. Children younger than 8 must be accompanied by an adult.
•   Intro to the Internet session for basic skills for patrons age 13 and older meets Thursday, March 13, at 7 p.m.
•   Computer know-how session for basic skills for patrons age 13 and older meets Tuesday, March 11, at 7 p.m. 
•   Healthcare navigator will provide individual assistance in signing up for health insurance, Monday, March 10, at noon. Registration required and photo ID required.
•   Rocket construction for teens meets Saturday, March 8, at 1:30 p.m. Registration required.
•   Smoking cessation class, Up in Smoke, meets every Monday at 6:30 p.m. until March 31. To register, call the library.
•   For Youth by Youth, a practical guide for teenage living for youths ages 11 to 17, meets Thursdays at 4 p.m.
•   One-on-One computer help is available for setting up e-mail accounts, online applications and more, Tuesdays and Thurdays from 4 to 7 p.m. and Wednesdays from 10 a.m. to 1 p.m.
•   Preschool Story Time for children 2 to 5 years old with an adult meets every Wednesday at 10 a.m. Activities include stories, songs and bouncing, followed by play time. Registration required.
•   Baby Story Time for toddlers 23 months and younger with an adult meets every Wednesday at 11 a.m. Activities include stories, songs and rhyming, followed by play time. Registration required.
•   Thursday Knit and Stitch, a drop-in knitting and crocheting group for patrons ages 13 and older meets every Thursday  from 6:30 to 8:30 p.m. All levels of experience welcome. Bring your own projects or get ideas from the library’s large selection of craft books. This is not a class, but group leader Paula Dixon can answer basic questions.
•   Computer Room for independent work in a quiet environment for patrons ages 13 and older is open Tuesdays from 4 to 7 p.m., Wednesdays from 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. Thursdays from 4 to 7 p.m. and Saturdays and Sundays from 1:30 to 4:30 p.m. A library card is required.
 
 
SOLLERS POINT LIBRARY NEWS
Free programs at the Baltimore County Public Library’s Sollers Point branch,
323 Sollers Point Road (Info: 410-288-3123)
 
 
•   Wii kids gaming for youths ages 5 to 11 meets every Friday from 3:30 to 5 p.m. Children younger than 8 must be accompanied by an adult.
•   Teen Tuesday, crafts and activities for teens, meets, Tuesday, March 4, from 5 to 6 p.m. 
•   Board Game Day for youths ages 6 to 16 meets the second and fourth Tuesday of every month from 4 to 6 p.m. Games and snacks provided. Children younger than 8 must be accompanied by an adult.
•   Tech 10, basic technology skills for patrons ages 13 and older, meets Mondays from 6:30 to 8 p..m. Call the library for details.
•   Xbox Gaming for teens meets every Wednesday from 3:30 to 5 p.m. 
•   Wii Gaming for teens meets every Thursday from 3:30 to 5 p.m.
•   Lego Fun for youths 6 to 12 meets every Monday from 5:30 to 6:30 p.m. Supplies provided. Children younger than 8 must be accompanied by an adult.
•   Preschool Story Time for children 2 to 5 years old with an adult meets every Tuesday at 10:30 a.m. Activities include stories, songs and bouncing, followed by play time. Registration required.
•   Baby Boosters Story Time for infants and toddlers ages 23 months and younger with an adult meets every Tuesday at 9:30 a.m. Activities include movement, rhymes, stories and music, followed by play time. Registration  required.