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Jenny's Musik Studio
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Thursday September 1, 2016
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For ages 2 - 3
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Music educator Jenny Lipetzky brings fun musical play to the library! Experience an incredible bonding experience with your child through a unique blend of creative movement, vocal play, object and instrument exploration, and a colorful literature component. Your child’s growth and development will be stimulated and all senses engaged. This class incorporates the most current research on early childhood development. With an accompanying adult caregiver. Only kids need to register.

Ready, Set, School: Food
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Friday September 2, 2016
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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: Food
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Friday September 2, 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: Food
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Saturday September 3, 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.

Family Storytime: Pets
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Tuesday September 6, 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: Pets
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Tuesday September 6, 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.

Read and Play
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Wednesday September 7, 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: Pets
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Wednesday September 7, 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.

Twos and Threes Together: Pets
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Thursday September 8, 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.

Tinkerlab: It's Dark in Here
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Thursday September 8, 2016
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For ages 2 - 5
Have you ever used a light table before or know how to make your own at home? Come and explore how light and darkness can affect what you see in your world through hands-on activities and a craft. The Tinkerlab series will provide playful activities that encourage tinkering, curiosity, and creative thinking. Children 3 and under must be accompanied by an adult caregiver.

Ready, Set, School: Pets
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Friday September 9, 2016
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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: Pets
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Friday September 9, 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 September 9, 2016
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For Adults
Join us once a month as we recall fond memories and free-write, creating a journal for others (and ourselves) to enjoy! Each session holds a different topic.

Saturday Storytime: Pets
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Saturday September 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.

Stockings for Soldiers
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Saturday September 10, 2016
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For All Ages
Treats for Troops is a local group that sends monthly care packages to our troops overseas. Come help us make cards and sew stockings to send for the holiday season. Help us reach our goal of 100 cards and 50 stockings! All supplies provided.

Read and Play
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Monday September 12, 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: Dads
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Monday September 12, 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 September 12, 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: Dads
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Tuesday September 13, 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: Dads
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Tuesday September 13, 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.

Blood Suckers: Beat the Bite or Don't Give Blood
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Tuesday September 13, 2016
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For Adults
Worried about mosquitoes and the diseases they transmit? Join Steve Allgeier, Home Horticulture Educator and Master Gardener Coordinator for the University of Maryland, Carroll County Extension Office for a research-based presentation on how to avoid mosquito bites and how to reduce their populations around your home. Learn mosquito biology, how to protect your yard and eliminate neighborhood populations, and about effective personal protection products and strategies. Steve will dispel myths and present new research on mosquito control and products.

Read and Play
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Wednesday September 14, 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: Dads
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Wednesday September 14, 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.

Twos and Threes Together: Dads
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Thursday September 15, 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.

Ready, Set, School: Dads
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Friday September 16, 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: Dads
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Friday September 16, 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.

Fall Fandoms After-Hours: Teen Lock-In
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Friday September 16, 2016
6:00 PM - Add to Outlook calendar  |  Add to Google calendar
For ages 11 - 17
Registration for this event begins 9/2/2016.
Celebrate your favorite fandoms this fall at the library - after it closes! Enjoy games, crafts, and snacks with your friends as we honor your favorite obsessions. While not mandatory, costumes are encouraged! Refreshments will be served.

Saturday Storytime: Dads
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Saturday September 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.

booKPETS
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Saturday September 17, 2016
2:00 PM - Add to Outlook calendar  |  Add to Google calendar
For ages 4 - 12
Registration for this event begins 9/3/2016.
Come to the library and read a story to a book-loving dog. Research shows that children enjoy improving their reading skills by practicing the art of reading to animals. Registration preferred, but walk-ins welcome! Only kids need to register.

Read and Play
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Monday September 19, 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: School Days
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Monday September 19, 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.

Ahoy Pirates!
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Monday September 19, 2016
2:30 PM - Add to Outlook calendar  |  Add to Google calendar
For All Ages
Registration for this event begins 9/5/2016.
Arrrgh...you ready to be a pirate? Come join us on International Talk Like a Pirate Day! We'll share stories and sea shanties, make pirate crafts, and go on a treasure hunt. Only kids need to register.

Family Storytime: School Days
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Tuesday September 20, 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: School Days
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Tuesday September 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.

Mount Airy History 101: Freedmen's Schools
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Tuesday September 20, 2016
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For All Ages
Join us along with the Mount Airy Main Street Association and the Mount Airy Historical Society as we celebrate History 101 - an annual week long exploration of Mount Airy's past. Three events will be held at the Mount Airy Branch; please visit the Main Street Association website at www.mountairymainstreet.org for additional information and events. A Celebrating America program.

Read and Play
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Wednesday September 21, 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: School Days
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Wednesday September 21, 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: A Good Life by Ben Bradlee
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Wednesday September 21, 2016
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For Adults
Join us for a discussion of this month's book. October's discussion is one of many One Maryland One Book activities across the state and is in collaboration with the Maryland Humanities Council.

Medicare 101
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Wednesday September 21, 2016
5:00 PM - Add to Outlook calendar  |  Add to Google calendar
For Adults
Are you or someone you care about eligible for Medicare?
Come and find out how to get the most out of your Medicare
health benefits. There are many decisions to make when you
are eligible for Medicare. We will cover the four parts of
Medicare (Parts A, B, C, and D) and how they work, Medicare
Supplement (medigap) plans, preventive services, and how to
protect yourself from healthcare fraud. We will cover the
Medicare Savings Programs, not all of which are low-income
programs. Presented by Carroll County’s SHIP/SMP program.

Mount Airy History 101: Journey Through Hallowed Ground
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Wednesday September 21, 2016
7:00 PM - Add to Outlook calendar  |  Add to Google calendar
For All Ages
Join us along with the Mount Airy Main Street Association and the Mount Airy Historical Society as we celebrate History 101 - an annual week long exploration of Mount Airy's past. Three events will be held at the Mount Airy Branch; please visit the Main Street Association website at www.mountairymainstreet.org for additional information and events. A Celebrating America program.

Twos and Threes Together: School Days
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Thursday September 22, 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.

Mount Airy Senior Book Discussion Group: Room by Emma Donoghue
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Thursday September 22, 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!

There's an Alligator Under My Bed!
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Thursday September 22, 2016
2:30 PM - Add to Outlook calendar  |  Add to Google calendar
For All Ages
What would you do if you found an alligator under your bed!? Even better, what if you could turn yourself into an alligator? Join us for stories, science facts, and crafts about this very cool and fascinating creature. Children 3 and under must be accompanied by an adult caregiver.

Mount Airy History 101: C&O Canal Lodgings Program
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Thursday September 22, 2016
7:00 PM - Add to Outlook calendar  |  Add to Google calendar
For All Ages
Join us along with the Mount Airy Main Street Association and the Mount Airy Historical Society as we celebrate History 101 - an annual week long exploration of Mount Airy's past. Three events will be held at the Mount Airy Branch; please visit the Main Street Association website at www.mountairymainstreet.org for additional information and events. A Celebrating America program.