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Year-Round Family Storytime: Fairy Tales
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Monday January 26, 2015
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For All Ages
An open invitation! This weekly storytime, open to all ages, introduces stories through books, songs, and activities. Children 3 and under must be accompanied by an adult caregiver.

Year-Round Family Storytime: Fairy Tales
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Monday January 26, 2015
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An open invitation! This weekly storytime, open to all ages, introduces stories through books, songs, and activities. Children 3 and under must be accompanied by an adult caregiver.

Favorite Friends: Three Little Pigs Revisited
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Monday January 26, 2015
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For All Ages
Join us for stories, songs, and a craft about a featured, well-loved book character. Children 3 and under must be accompanied by an adult caregiver.

Read and Play
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Tuesday January 27, 2015
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For ages Birth - 24 Months
A storytime featuring lap games, tickles, bounces, and rhymes followed by a playgroup for meeting and mingling. With an accompanying adult caregiver.

Read and Play
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Tuesday January 27, 2015
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For ages Birth - 24 Months
A storytime featuring lap games, tickles, bounces, and rhymes followed by a playgroup for meeting and mingling. With an accompanying adult caregiver.

Creating Business Momentum
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Tuesday January 27, 2015
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For Adults
Give your business clear, attainable goals and learn to create actions steps necessary for complete achievement. Learn how to develop an individualized plan to propel your company towards success. This interactive planning course will energize you and/or your key staff members to move your objectives forward. Instructed by Ben White. To register, visit www.carrollcc.edu/register/noncredit. Total Cost: $75 (includes $30 fees; MD senior adults pay fees only) Course #: MSB-532-A3 Tues., Jan.27 & Feb. 3, 6:00 - 8:30 PM (2 sessions)

Snack Bowls and Dips
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Tuesday January 27, 2015
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For Adults
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Getting ready for the big game on Sunday? Serve those snacks in creative bowls made from recycled vinyl records! We'll also make a few dip mixes for your family and friends to enjoy. Attendees should bring a pair of oven mitts. All attendees need to register.

Story Pals: Fairy Tales
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Wednesday January 28, 2015
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For ages 2 - 3
A theme-based storytime featuring interactive and age-appropriate stories, songs, fingerplays, and activities. With an accompanying adult caregiver.

Story Pals: Fairy Tales
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Wednesday January 28, 2015
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For ages 2 - 3
A theme-based storytime featuring interactive and age-appropriate stories, songs, fingerplays, and activities. With an accompanying adult caregiver.

Knit Wits
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Wednesday January 28, 2015
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For ages 11 - Adults
Beginners, please bring a light colored worsted weight yarn and size 8 needles to the class. If you know how to knit please come and bring your project.

Women's Self-Defense and Awareness Class
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Wednesday January 28, 2015
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For ages 13 - Adults
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Want to learn self-defense without taking a martial arts course? Now you can! Begin learning tips and techniques to defend yourself in a variety of situations from expert Allen Evans.

Read and Play
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Thursday January 29, 2015
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For ages Birth - 24 Months
A storytime featuring lap games, tickles, bounces, and rhymes followed by a playgroup for meeting and mingling. With an accompanying adult caregiver.

Story Pals: Fairy Tales
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Thursday January 29, 2015
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For ages 2 - 3
A theme-based storytime featuring interactive and age-appropriate stories, songs, fingerplays, and activities. With an accompanying adult caregiver.

Cool Computer Keyboard Crafts
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Thursday January 29, 2015
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For ages 11 - Adults
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Make one or several items using keys from recycled computer keyboards and other computer-related items. All materials supplied.

Tinker Tots
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Friday January 30, 2015
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For ages 2 - 5
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A little push, a twist, a turn. Keep those little fingers busy and experimenting in our library Tinkertown. Fun playful activities will engage the mind and body as your child builds his/her fine motor skills and creativity. Children 3 and under must be accompanied by an adult caregiver. Only kids need to register. This program is sponsored in part by a Community Arts Development Grant from the Carroll County Arts Council and the Maryland State Arts Council. The Americans with Disabilities Act applies to the Carroll County Government and its programs, services, activities, and facilities. Anyone requiring an auxiliary aid or service for effective communication or who has a complaint should contact Madeline M. Morey, The Americans with Disabilities Act Coordinator, 410.386.3800, 1.888.302.8978, MD Relay 7-1-1/1.800.735.2258 or email mmorey@ccg.carr.org as soon as possible but no later than 72 hours before the scheduled event.

Saturday Storytime: Fairy Tales
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Saturday January 31, 2015
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For All Ages
A theme-based storytime featuring interactive and age-appropriate stories, songs, fingerplays, and activities. Children 3 and under must be accompanied by an adult caregiver.

National Seed Swap Day
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Saturday January 31, 2015
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For ages 11 - Adults
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All budding gardeners out there who enjoy growing new plants, come enjoy National Seed Swap Day at your library! Bring some of your best seeds to swap with other gardeners. If you don’t have any seeds to swap, there will still be plenty available to share. All seeds should be labeled with type, date of collection, and special characteristics, if any. Please don’t bring any GMO, hybrid, or very old seeds to the swap.

Year-Round Family Storytime: Make Believe
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Monday February 2, 2015
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For All Ages
An open invitation! This weekly storytime, open to all ages, introduces stories through books, songs, and activities. Children 3 and under must be accompanied by an adult caregiver.

Year-Round Family Storytime: Make Believe
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Monday February 2, 2015
10:45 AM - Add to Outlook calendar  |  Add to Google calendar
For All Ages
An open invitation! This weekly storytime, open to all ages, introduces stories through books, songs, and activities. Children 3 and under must be accompanied by an adult caregiver.

Pajama Storytime
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Monday February 2, 2015
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For All Ages
There is nothing better than bedtime stories with cookies and juice. Wear your PJs to this cozy storytime. Children 3 and under must be accompanied by an adult caregiver. Refreshments will be served.

Read and Play
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Tuesday February 3, 2015
9:45 AM - Add to Outlook calendar  |  Add to Google calendar
For ages Birth - 24 Months
A storytime featuring lap games, tickles, bounces, and rhymes followed by a playgroup for meeting and mingling. With an accompanying adult caregiver.

Read and Play
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Tuesday February 3, 2015
10:45 AM - Add to Outlook calendar  |  Add to Google calendar
For ages Birth - 24 Months
A storytime featuring lap games, tickles, bounces, and rhymes followed by a playgroup for meeting and mingling. With an accompanying adult caregiver.

Creating Business Momentum
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Tuesday February 3, 2015
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For Adults
Give your business clear, attainable goals and learn to create actions steps necessary for complete achievement. Learn how to develop an individualized plan to propel your company towards success. This interactive planning course will energize you and/or your key staff members to move your objectives forward. Instructed by Ben White. To register, visit www.carrollcc.edu/register/noncredit. Total Cost: $75 (includes $30 fees; MD senior adults pay fees only) Course #: MSB-532-A3 Tues., Jan.27 & Feb. 3, 6:00 - 8:30 PM (2 sessions)

Yo-Yo Club
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Tuesday February 3, 2015
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For ages 7 - Adults
Discover a great time, meet fun people, learn and practice tricks to amaze your friends at our yo-yo club. Please bring your favorite yo-yo. Experts and beginners welcome.

Story Pals: Make Believe
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Wednesday February 4, 2015
9:45 AM - Add to Outlook calendar  |  Add to Google calendar
For ages 2 - 3
A theme-based storytime featuring interactive and age-appropriate stories, songs, fingerplays, and activities. With an accompanying adult caregiver.

Story Pals: Make Believe
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Wednesday February 4, 2015
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For ages 2 - 3
A theme-based storytime featuring interactive and age-appropriate stories, songs, fingerplays, and activities. With an accompanying adult caregiver.

Solutions to Joint Pain and Stiffness
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Wednesday February 4, 2015
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For Adults
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Do you find yourself slowing down and being side-lined because of joint pain and stiffness? Come and learn about some common causes of arthritis and how you can stay in the game of life by caring for your joints. We will explore some of the current treatments and recommendations for maintaining bone and joint health.

Read and Play
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Thursday February 5, 2015
9:45 AM - Add to Outlook calendar  |  Add to Google calendar
For ages Birth - 24 Months
A storytime featuring lap games, tickles, bounces, and rhymes followed by a playgroup for meeting and mingling. With an accompanying adult caregiver.

Story Pals: Make Believe
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Thursday February 5, 2015
10:45 AM - Add to Outlook calendar  |  Add to Google calendar
For ages 2 - 3
A theme-based storytime featuring interactive and age-appropriate stories, songs, fingerplays, and activities. With an accompanying adult caregiver.

Tinker Tots
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Friday February 6, 2015
10:00 AM - Add to Outlook calendar  |  Add to Google calendar
For ages 2 - 5
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A little push, a twist, a turn. Keep those little fingers busy and experimenting in our library Tinkertown. Fun playful activities will engage the mind and body as your child builds his/her fine motor skills and creativity. Children 3 and under must be accompanied by an adult caregiver. Only kids need to register. This program is sponsored in part by a Community Arts Development Grant from the Carroll County Arts Council and the Maryland State Arts Council. The Americans with Disabilities Act applies to the Carroll County Government and its programs, services, activities, and facilities. Anyone requiring an auxiliary aid or service for effective communication or who has a complaint should contact Madeline M. Morey, The Americans with Disabilities Act Coordinator, 410.386.3800, 1.888.302.8978, MD Relay 7-1-1/1.800.735.2258 or email mmorey@ccg.carr.org as soon as possible but no later than 72 hours before the scheduled event.

Saturday Storytime: Make Believe
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Saturday February 7, 2015
9:45 AM - Add to Outlook calendar  |  Add to Google calendar
For All Ages
A theme-based storytime featuring interactive and age-appropriate stories, songs, fingerplays, and activities. Children 3 and under must be accompanied by an adult caregiver.

LEGO® Creations
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Saturday February 7, 2015
11:00 AM - Add to Outlook calendar  |  Add to Google calendar
For ages 5 - Adults
Want to build a castle? Or a spaceship? Or something totally new and different? Join us for a LEGO® program where you can build whatever you would like! We supply the blocks and you supply the creativity! Bring your dad or your mom and build together!

Café Concert with Brian LoPiccolo
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Saturday February 7, 2015
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For All Ages
Local musician, Brian LoPiccolo will sing and play the piano in the café area. What better way to spend a cold February afternoon than at a free concert at the library? Children 3 and under must be accompanied by an adult caregiver.

Musical Interludes at Your Library: Love Songs
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Sunday February 8, 2015
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For All Ages
Enjoy performances by the Carroll County String Project as you relax and browse the library shelves. Please join us for these specially themed concerts! Children 3 and under must be accompanied by an adult caregiver.

Year-Round Family Storytime: Art
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Monday February 9, 2015
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For All Ages
An open invitation! This weekly storytime, open to all ages, introduces stories through books, songs, and activities. Children 3 and under must be accompanied by an adult caregiver.

Year-Round Family Storytime: Art
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Monday February 9, 2015
10:45 AM - Add to Outlook calendar  |  Add to Google calendar
For All Ages
An open invitation! This weekly storytime, open to all ages, introduces stories through books, songs, and activities. Children 3 and under must be accompanied by an adult caregiver.

What Triggers Emotional Eating and How to Break the Habit
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Monday February 9, 2015
7:00 PM - Add to Outlook calendar  |  Add to Google calendar
For Adults
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Do you crave chocolate when you’re stressed? Maybe ice cream when you’re happy or potato chips (or more chocolate) when you’re sad? We’ve all experienced emotional eating, and many of us no longer notice when we eat in response to feelings rather than hunger. Learn how to break this habit with the help of a health coach from WellAdvantage, an award winning Sykesville-based wellness company, who will identify common triggers and reveal strategies to help you overcome emotional eating. Registration recommended, but walk-ins welcome.

Read and Play
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Tuesday February 10, 2015
9:45 AM - Add to Outlook calendar  |  Add to Google calendar
For ages Birth - 24 Months
A storytime featuring lap games, tickles, bounces, and rhymes followed by a playgroup for meeting and mingling. With an accompanying adult caregiver.

Read and Play
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Tuesday February 10, 2015
10:45 AM - Add to Outlook calendar  |  Add to Google calendar
For ages Birth - 24 Months
A storytime featuring lap games, tickles, bounces, and rhymes followed by a playgroup for meeting and mingling. With an accompanying adult caregiver.

Map Pendants
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Tuesday February 10, 2015
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For Adults
Registration for this event begins 1/27/2015.
Join us as we turn old maps and pendants into beautiful and meaningful pieces of jewelry.

Story Pals: Art
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Wednesday February 11, 2015
9:45 AM - Add to Outlook calendar  |  Add to Google calendar
For ages 2 - 3
A theme-based storytime featuring interactive and age-appropriate stories, songs, fingerplays, and activities. With an accompanying adult caregiver.

Story Pals: Art
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Wednesday February 11, 2015
10:45 AM - Add to Outlook calendar  |  Add to Google calendar
For ages 2 - 3
A theme-based storytime featuring interactive and age-appropriate stories, songs, fingerplays, and activities. With an accompanying adult caregiver.

Questions about Health Insurance?
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Wednesday February 11, 2015
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For Adults
If you need information about the new health insurance laws or help applying for coverage, come to a free community forum at your local library. Feel free to drop in at any time and certified staff will be available to assist you. From 5 - 8 pm.

Code It @ the Library: Python
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Wednesday February 11, 2015
6:30 PM - Add to Outlook calendar  |  Add to Google calendar
For ages 13 - Adults
Registration for this event begins 1/28/2015.
Explore coding as we introduce the basics of programming in Python by building a simple game. Python is an easy to learn, high level computer language. Bring a USB flash drive if you want to save your finished project to take home.

Knit Wits
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Wednesday February 11, 2015
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For ages 11 - Adults
Beginners, please bring a light colored worsted weight yarn and size 8 needles to the class. If you know how to knit please come and bring your project.

Read and Play
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Thursday February 12, 2015
9:45 AM - Add to Outlook calendar  |  Add to Google calendar
For ages Birth - 24 Months
A storytime featuring lap games, tickles, bounces, and rhymes followed by a playgroup for meeting and mingling. With an accompanying adult caregiver.

Story Pals: Art
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Thursday February 12, 2015
10:45 AM - Add to Outlook calendar  |  Add to Google calendar
For ages 2 - 3
A theme-based storytime featuring interactive and age-appropriate stories, songs, fingerplays, and activities. With an accompanying adult caregiver.

Service Learning Hours: KidWorks
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Thursday February 12, 2015
5:30 PM - Add to Outlook calendar  |  Add to Google calendar
For ages 12 - 17
KidWorks meets twice a month. At the 1st meeting we spend an hour planning a storytime for younger kids. At the 2nd meeting (12/18, 1/22, and 2/26) we present the storytime. You must come to both meetings to earn 3 service learning hours.

Valentine's Silhouettes
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Thursday February 12, 2015
6:30 PM - Add to Outlook calendar  |  Add to Google calendar
For ages 11 - Adults
Registration for this event begins 1/29/2015.
Looking for a sentimental, last-minute Valentine's Day gift? Bring a picture in profile of you or your loved one, or have the picture taken here -- we'll be creating adorable silhouettes using paint, scrapbook paper, and picture frames. All attendees need to register.

Discover Math: Make a Valentine Glyph
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Friday February 13, 2015
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For ages 3 - 5
Registration for this event begins 1/30/2015.
This program is part of a math series for preschoolers. We will read a story and learn about how to make a graph called a glyph. Children age 3 must be accompanied by an adult caregiver. Only kids need to register.

Saturday Storytime: Art
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Saturday February 14, 2015
9:45 AM - Add to Outlook calendar  |  Add to Google calendar
For All Ages
A theme-based storytime featuring interactive and age-appropriate stories, songs, fingerplays, and activities. Children 3 and under must be accompanied by an adult caregiver.

An Introduction to Tai Chi Chuan
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Saturday February 14, 2015
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For Adults
Registration for this event begins 1/31/2015.
Tai chi chuan, roughly referred to as internal martial arts has achieved popularity in China and beyond. It is performed in a slow, relaxed, continuous, and graceful manner. Tai chi emphasizes relaxation, meditation, and harmony of both mind and body.

Free Spirit Book Club: Finding My Voice by Diane Rehm
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Saturday February 14, 2015
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For Adults
Please join us for a discussion about our chosen book. This program is presented in collaboration with the One Maryland One Book initiative of the Maryland Humanities Council. A Celebrating America program.

Jazz Pizazz with the Charles Eron Trio
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Sunday February 15, 2015
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For All Ages
The Charles Eron Trio will play jazz standards, contemporary, and original compositions in the café area of the library. Spend a Sunday afternoon listening to McDaniel graduate Charles Eron and his band members Paul Morales on electric bass, and Ben Reiff on drums. Children 3 and under must be accompanied by an adult caregiver.