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Ready, Set, School: Weather
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Friday May 6, 2016
10:00 AM - Add to Outlook calendar  |  Add to Google calendar
For ages 3 - 6
An independent storytime that prepares children for school. Fun, hands-on activities will teach listening, pre-reading, math, movement, music, and art skills. All adult caregivers are welcome.

Family Storytime: Weather
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Friday May 6, 2016
11:00 AM - Add to Outlook calendar  |  Add to Google calendar
For All Ages
We’ll share books, stories, rhymes, music, and movement. Come talk, sing, read, write, and play together in a format appropriate for young children. Children 3 and under must be accompanied by an adult caregiver.

Saturday Storytime: Weather
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Saturday May 7, 2016
11:00 AM - Add to Outlook calendar  |  Add to Google calendar
For All Ages
We’ll share books, stories, rhymes, music, and movement. Come talk, sing, read, write, and play together in a format appropriate for young children. Children 3 and under must be accompanied by an adult caregiver.

Read and Play
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Monday May 9, 2016
9:45 AM - Add to Outlook calendar  |  Add to Google calendar
For ages Birth - 24 Months
Join your little one at a storytime featuring interactive books, rhymes,
music, and movement, followed by playgroup activities which allow children
to practice skills and socialize. With an accompanying caregiver.

Twos and Threes Together: Trains, Boats, & Planes
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Monday May 9, 2016
11:00 AM - Add to Outlook calendar  |  Add to Google calendar
For ages 2 - 3
This lively, fast paced storytime for young children includes books, songs, fingerplays, and movement. With an accompanying caregiver.

Teen Advisory Board
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Monday May 9, 2016
6:30 PM - Add to Outlook calendar  |  Add to Google calendar
For ages 12 - 17
Need service hours? Join the Teen Advisory Board for a fun-filled meeting
to learn how you can become a leader in your library. But it's not all work
and no play--we'll provide plenty of snacks and games, too! Refreshments
will be served.

Family Storytime: Trains, Boats, & Planes
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Tuesday May 10, 2016
10:00 AM - Add to Outlook calendar  |  Add to Google calendar
For All Ages
We’ll share books, stories, rhymes, music, and movement. Come talk, sing, read, write, and play together in a format appropriate for young children. Children 3 and under must be accompanied by an adult caregiver.

Family Storytime: Trains, Boats, & Planes
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Tuesday May 10, 2016
11:00 AM - Add to Outlook calendar  |  Add to Google calendar
For All Ages
We’ll share books, stories, rhymes, music, and movement. Come talk, sing, read, write, and play together in a format appropriate for young children. Children 3 and under must be accompanied by an adult caregiver.

Read and Play
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Wednesday May 11, 2016
9:45 AM - Add to Outlook calendar  |  Add to Google calendar
For ages Birth - 24 Months
Join your little one at a storytime featuring interactive books, rhymes,
music, and movement, followed by playgroup activities which allow children
to practice skills and socialize. With an accompanying caregiver.

Twos and Threes Together: Trains, Boats, & Planes
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Wednesday May 11, 2016
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For ages 2 - 3
This lively, fast paced storytime for young children includes books, songs, fingerplays, and movement. With an accompanying caregiver.

Twos and Threes Together: Trains, Boats, & Planes
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Thursday May 12, 2016
10:00 AM - Add to Outlook calendar  |  Add to Google calendar
For ages 2 - 3
This lively, fast paced storytime for young children includes books, songs, fingerplays, and movement. With an accompanying caregiver.

Coloring for Relaxation
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Thursday May 12, 2016
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For Adults
Need a break from everyday stress? Join us as we take some much
deserved time and color!! Materials will be provided, but feel free to bring
your own, too. Relaxing music will be played to enhance the relaxing mood.

Ready, Set, School: Trains, Boats, & Planes
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Friday May 13, 2016
10:00 AM - Add to Outlook calendar  |  Add to Google calendar
For ages 3 - 6
An independent storytime that prepares children for school. Fun, hands-on activities will teach listening, pre-reading, math, movement, music, and art skills. All adult caregivers are welcome.

Family Storytime: Trains, Boats, & Planes
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Friday May 13, 2016
11:00 AM - Add to Outlook calendar  |  Add to Google calendar
For All Ages
We’ll share books, stories, rhymes, music, and movement. Come talk, sing, read, write, and play together in a format appropriate for young children. Children 3 and under must be accompanied by an adult caregiver.

What Could Possibly Go Wrong?: Teen Lock-In
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Friday May 13, 2016
6:00 PM - Add to Outlook calendar  |  Add to Google calendar
For ages 11 - 17
Register for this event today!
Join us in honoring the first Friday the 13th of the year.
Test your luck as we celebrate all things disastrous and
doomed. What could possibly go wrong? Refreshments will be
served.

Medleys in May with Cornerstone Choir
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Saturday May 14, 2016
11:00 AM - Add to Outlook calendar  |  Add to Google calendar
For All Ages
The library will have music wafting through its aisles on this May morning. Don't miss the talented local group of more than 20 middle and high school homeschoolers, as they present selections from various styles of music. Children 3 and under must be accompanied by an adult caregiver.

Saturday Storytime: Trains, Boats, & Planes
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Saturday May 14, 2016
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For All Ages
We’ll share books, stories, rhymes, music, and movement. Come talk, sing, read, write, and play together in a format appropriate for young children. Children 3 and under must be accompanied by an adult caregiver.

Acts of Kindness Club
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Saturday May 14, 2016
1:30 PM - Add to Outlook calendar  |  Add to Google calendar
For ages 7 - 14
Do you love helping others and making a positive difference in your community? Come to our Acts of Kindness Club, where we’ll do a variety of projects to help other people and spread happiness and kindness!

Read and Play
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Monday May 16, 2016
9:45 AM - Add to Outlook calendar  |  Add to Google calendar
For ages Birth - 24 Months
Join your little one at a storytime featuring interactive books, rhymes,
music, and movement, followed by playgroup activities which allow children
to practice skills and socialize. With an accompanying caregiver.

Twos and Threes Together: Frogs
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Monday May 16, 2016
11:00 AM - Add to Outlook calendar  |  Add to Google calendar
For ages 2 - 3
This lively, fast paced storytime for young children includes books, songs, fingerplays, and movement. With an accompanying caregiver.

Family Storytime: Frogs
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Tuesday May 17, 2016
10:00 AM - Add to Outlook calendar  |  Add to Google calendar
For All Ages
We’ll share books, stories, rhymes, music, and movement. Come talk, sing, read, write, and play together in a format appropriate for young children. Children 3 and under must be accompanied by an adult caregiver.

Family Storytime: Frogs
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Tuesday May 17, 2016
11:00 AM - Add to Outlook calendar  |  Add to Google calendar
For All Ages
We’ll share books, stories, rhymes, music, and movement. Come talk, sing, read, write, and play together in a format appropriate for young children. Children 3 and under must be accompanied by an adult caregiver.

Concussion Prevention with Dr. Buckley
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Tuesday May 17, 2016
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For Adults
Join Dr. Stephanie Buckley as she talks about the dangers of concussions and the importance concussion prevention. Be aware as you and your family play sports this summer about concussions and how to prevent them. Dr. Buckley is a Mount Airy physician with Carroll Health Group and is board certified by the American Board of Family Medicine. She earned her medical degree at Georgetown University School of Medicine in Washington, D.C., and completed her residency at the Advocate Illinois Masonic Medical Center, affiliated with the University of Illinois College of Medicine in Chicago.

Read and Play
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Wednesday May 18, 2016
9:45 AM - Add to Outlook calendar  |  Add to Google calendar
For ages Birth - 24 Months
Join your little one at a storytime featuring interactive books, rhymes,
music, and movement, followed by playgroup activities which allow children
to practice skills and socialize. With an accompanying caregiver.

Twos and Threes Together: Frogs
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Wednesday May 18, 2016
11:00 AM - Add to Outlook calendar  |  Add to Google calendar
For ages 2 - 3
This lively, fast paced storytime for young children includes books, songs, fingerplays, and movement. With an accompanying caregiver.

Mount Airy Book Discussion Group: Neverhome by Laird Hunt
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Wednesday May 18, 2016
1:00 PM - Add to Outlook calendar  |  Add to Google calendar
For Adults
Join us for a discussion of this month's book!

Twos and Threes Together: Frogs
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Thursday May 19, 2016
10:00 AM - Add to Outlook calendar  |  Add to Google calendar
For ages 2 - 3
This lively, fast paced storytime for young children includes books, songs, fingerplays, and movement. With an accompanying caregiver.

Craft & Coffee: Origami Book Butterflies
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Thursday May 19, 2016
6:30 PM - Add to Outlook calendar  |  Add to Google calendar
For Adults
Register for this event today!
Join us this month as we make beautiful butterflies from old book pages. All attendees need to register.

Ready, Set, School: Frogs
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Friday May 20, 2016
10:00 AM - Add to Outlook calendar  |  Add to Google calendar
For ages 3 - 6
An independent storytime that prepares children for school. Fun, hands-on activities will teach listening, pre-reading, math, movement, music, and art skills. All adult caregivers are welcome.

Family Storytime: Frogs
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Friday May 20, 2016
11:00 AM - Add to Outlook calendar  |  Add to Google calendar
For All Ages
We’ll share books, stories, rhymes, music, and movement. Come talk, sing, read, write, and play together in a format appropriate for young children. Children 3 and under must be accompanied by an adult caregiver.

Memory Writing
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Friday May 20, 2016
2:00 PM - Add to Outlook calendar  |  Add to Google calendar
For Adults
Join us the third Friday of each month as we recall fond memories and free-write, creating a journal for others (and ourselves) to enjoy! Each week holds a different topic.

Mother Goose Rhyme Time
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Saturday May 21, 2016
11:00 AM - Add to Outlook calendar  |  Add to Google calendar
For All Ages
Nursery rhymes are fun and have been passed down for generations.
Come to the library and meet Mother Goose herself for special rhymes,
stories, and a craft. Children 3 and under must be accompanied by an adult
caregiver.

Saturday Storytime: Special Program - Mother Goose Rhyme Time
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Saturday May 21, 2016
11:00 AM - Add to Outlook calendar  |  Add to Google calendar
For All Ages
We’ll share books, stories, rhymes, music, and movement. Come talk, sing, read, write, and play together in a format appropriate for young children. Children 3 and under must be accompanied by an adult caregiver.

Preakness Party
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Saturday May 21, 2016
3:00 PM - Add to Outlook calendar  |  Add to Google calendar
For All Ages
Join us for an afternoon of Preakness fun. We will be having a variety of fun activities for all ages and the day will culminate with a viewing of the Preakness live in the branch. Refreshments will be served. A Celebrating America Program. Children 3 and under must be accompanied by an adult caregiver.

Play Baby Play!
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Monday May 23, 2016
10:00 AM - Add to Outlook calendar  |  Add to Google calendar
For ages Birth - 24 Months
You're invited to a morning playgroup just for little ones! Come enjoy a
warm and inviting space where you and your child can play with our toys,
read a board book, enjoy music, and socialize with others. With an
accompanying caregiver.

Demystifying Games
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Monday May 23, 2016
6:30 PM - Add to Outlook calendar  |  Add to Google calendar
For Adults
How do you decide which video games are appropriate for your child? Learn from a game industry professional how to use game ratings systems and online safety tools to make informed decisions about your children's game time.

Family Storytime: Elephants
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Tuesday May 24, 2016
10:00 AM - Add to Outlook calendar  |  Add to Google calendar
For All Ages
We’ll share books, stories, rhymes, music, and movement. Come talk, sing, read, write, and play together in a format appropriate for young children. Children 3 and under must be accompanied by an adult caregiver.

Family Storytime: Elephants
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Tuesday May 24, 2016
11:00 AM - Add to Outlook calendar  |  Add to Google calendar
For All Ages
We’ll share books, stories, rhymes, music, and movement. Come talk, sing, read, write, and play together in a format appropriate for young children. Children 3 and under must be accompanied by an adult caregiver.

Parent's Night Off
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Tuesday May 24, 2016
6:30 PM - Add to Outlook calendar  |  Add to Google calendar
For Adults
Registration for this event begins 5/10/2016.
Grown-ups, come join us for a fun evening of ideas and conversation. The key to keeping little ones happy and engaged is keeping them busy. Learn about activities that can occupy your child and help you to keep your sanity too! We will make Busy Bags so you can return to your children with fresh ideas and a few new tools to try at home. Only adults need to register.

Read and Play
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Wednesday May 25, 2016
9:45 AM - Add to Outlook calendar  |  Add to Google calendar
For ages Birth - 24 Months
Join your little one at a storytime featuring interactive books, rhymes,
music, and movement, followed by playgroup activities which allow children
to practice skills and socialize. With an accompanying caregiver.

Twos and Threes Together: Elephants
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Wednesday May 25, 2016
11:00 AM - Add to Outlook calendar  |  Add to Google calendar
For ages 2 - 3
This lively, fast paced storytime for young children includes books, songs, fingerplays, and movement. With an accompanying caregiver.

Tape Town Play
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Thursday May 26, 2016
10:00 AM - Add to Outlook calendar  |  Add to Google calendar
For ages 2 - 5
Create a whole town out of tape and blocks. We'll put down tape roads to
drive on and we'll build our town with blocks. Then we can play! This fun,
playful activity will engage the mind and body as your child builds their fine
motor skills and creativity. Children 3 and under must be accompanied by
an adult caregiver.

Mount Airy Senior Book Discussion Group: Isaac's Storm by Erik Larson
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Thursday May 26, 2016
12:30 PM - Add to Outlook calendar  |  Add to Google calendar
For Adults
Join us at the Mount Airy Senior Center for a discussion of this month's book!

Ready, Set, School: Elephants
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Friday May 27, 2016
10:00 AM - Add to Outlook calendar  |  Add to Google calendar
For ages 3 - 6
An independent storytime that prepares children for school. Fun, hands-on activities will teach listening, pre-reading, math, movement, music, and art skills. All adult caregivers are welcome.

Family Storytime: Elephants
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Friday May 27, 2016
11:00 AM - Add to Outlook calendar  |  Add to Google calendar
For All Ages
We’ll share books, stories, rhymes, music, and movement. Come talk, sing, read, write, and play together in a format appropriate for young children. Children 3 and under must be accompanied by an adult caregiver.