10375 Little Patuxent Pkwy., Columbia. 410-313-7800.
•All Together Now. Saturdays, 10:15 and 11:30 a.m. All ages; 30 minutes.
•Classics. Wed., Nov. 30, 7:15 p.m. Discussions and activities about classic novels. Ages 9 and older. Registration required.
•Eclectic Evenings. Second Tuesdays, 7 p.m.
•English Conversation Club. Mondays, 10 a.m.; and Thursdays, 7:30 p.m. Practice speaking and understanding English in a group setting. Register before attending.
•Play Partners. Fridays, 10:15 and 11:30 a.m. Ages up to 23 months with adult; 20-30 minutes.
6600 Cradlerock Way, Columbia. 410-313-7700.
•All Together Now. Mondays, 10:15 and 11:15 a.m. All ages; 30 minutes.
•Black Fiction. First Saturdays, 1 p.m.
•Box Lunch. Second Tuesdays, 12:15 p.m.
•Everyone has an E-Reader but Me. Wed., Dec. 7, 7 p.m. Hands-on demonstrations of e-readers.
•Gingerbread House. Dec. 17, 11 a.m. and 2 p.m. Ages 4 and older, with an adult.
•Holiday Madrigal Songs with Camerata Musica. Thu., Dec. 1, 7 p.m.
•Morning Books with Coffee. Third Tuesdays, 10 a.m.
6540 Washington Blvd., Elkridge. 410-313-5077.
•Elks Excellent Reads. Second Tuesdays, 12:30 p.m.
•Go Figure. Mondays, through Nov. 28, 10:15 and 11:30 a.m. Explore early math concepts inspired by children's literature and everyday activities. Ages 3-5. Registration required.
•Play Partners. Tuesdays, 10:15 and 11:15 a.m.; Saturdays, 10:15 and 11:15 a.m. Ages up to 23 months with adult; 20-30 minutes.
2350 Route 97, Cooksville. 410-313-5577.
•Blood pressure screening. First and third Mondays, 3:30-5:30 p.m. Free.
•Decking the Halls with Natural Materials. Dec. 12, 7 p.m.
•Gingerbread Twist. Dec. 19, 4:30 and 7 p.m. Ages 5-9.
•Readers' Tea at 10. First Wednesdays, 10 a.m.
•Tuesday Tech Talk. Dec. 13, 10 a.m.
Howard CountyLaw Library
8360 Court Ave., Ellicott City. 410-313-4851.
•Law Advice. Tuesdays, 9 a.m.-noon. An attorney is available to give free legal advice to self-represented litigants in civil, nonfamily matters. No appointment necessary.
9421 Frederick Road, Ellicott City. 410-313-1950.
•The library is closed until Dec. 17 for the grand opening of the new Miller Branch library, currently under construction.
9525 Durness Lane, Laurel. 410-880-5975.
•All Together Now. Saturdays, 10:15 and 11:30 a.m.
•Asian American Literature. Third Mondays, 7 p.m.
•Blood pressure screenings. Second Mondays, 12:30-3 p.m. Free.
•Mystery. Second Wednesdays, 7 p.m.
•Nonfiction. Third Wednesdays. 7 p.m.