Magic, Music and Stuff on Tuesday, Aug. 7, from 6:30 to 7 p.m. Magician Mike Rose performs impossible magic tricks and of-the-wall comedy all themed around music, sounds and, of course, magic! Children under 8 must be accompanied by an adult.

Job Connector in Communities: Job Readiness Series on Wednesday, Aug. 8, from 10 a.m. to noon. Designed to help you understand and deliver the essential workplace skills that companies are looking for. Upon completion, participants will have learned about communication ability, dependability, reasonability, respectability, workability and the next steps to employment. Space is limited. Contact or visit the branch for application. For more information, contact: 410-887-8096 or email jobconnector@baltimorecountymd.gov. Presented by Baltimore County Department of Economic & Workforce Development in partnership with the Baltimore County Public Library. Series dates: Aug. 8, 10, 15, 17, 22 and 24.