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Come Learn with Me @ the Library: Rhyming
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Monday April 20, 2015
10:30 AM - Add to Outlook calendar  |  Add to Google calendar
For ages 2 - 5
Please join us for a playgroup for children and their caretakers to learn and play together! This special program will feature a variety of play centers and will include time for reading, artwork, lots of play and plenty of surprises, all while building skill development and school readiness! An adult is expected to attend with the child.

Move and Learn: Bears
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Tuesday April 21, 2015
10:00 AM - Add to Outlook calendar  |  Add to Google calendar
For ages 2 - 6
A theme-based storytime featuring an age-appropriate story, songs, and learning activities, with a concentration on creative movement. Children 3 and under must be accompanied by an adult caregiver.

North Carroll Knitters Night
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Tuesday April 21, 2015
7:00 PM - Add to Outlook calendar  |  Add to Google calendar
For Adults
Knitters and crocheters are all welcome to join this semi-monthly gathering to share tips, projects, and patterns!

Family Storytime: Bears
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Wednesday April 22, 2015
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.

Pajama Party Storytime: Bears
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Wednesday April 22, 2015
6:45 PM - Add to Outlook calendar  |  Add to Google calendar
For All Ages
Wear your pajamas, bring your favorite stuffed animal, and listen to stories before bed. This storytime, open to all ages, introduces stories through books, songs, and activities. Children 3 and under must be accompanied by an adult caregiver.

Family Storytime: Bears
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Thursday April 23, 2015
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.

Read and Play
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Friday April 24, 2015
10:30 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.

Guilty or Innocent? Ladies Afternoon Tea
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Saturday April 25, 2015
1:00 PM - Add to Outlook calendar  |  Add to Google calendar
For ages 10 - Adults
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Well behaved women rarely make history, but to her death Mary Surratt declared her innocence in the Lincoln conspiracy. Surratt reenactor, Vicky Curtis, will share with mothers and daughters interesting stories about the history of the Surratt family and Boarding House. Tea and light refreshments will be served. A Celebrating America program.

Growing Up Wild: Seeds and Sprouts
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Monday April 27, 2015
10:30 AM - Add to Outlook calendar  |  Add to Google calendar
For ages 3 - 7
Join us as we explore nature and science together through stories and activities. Help your child discover the wonders of nature. Children age 3 must be accompanied by an adult caregiver.

North Carroll Book Discussion Group: Winter King: Henry VII and the Dawn of Tudor England by Thomas Penn
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Monday April 27, 2015
6:30 PM - Add to Outlook calendar  |  Add to Google calendar
For Adults
Please join our group for an entertaining and spirited discussion of this month's book. All opinions count and new members are welcome!

North Carroll Writers Group
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Monday April 27, 2015
6:30 PM - Add to Outlook calendar  |  Add to Google calendar
For Adults
Interested in writing? Want to meet others who are too? The NCWG is dedicated to helping people improve their writing. Each session features a short exercise to focus on a specific writing technique, quiet time to work on your draft, and an opportunity to share your creativity in a non-judgmental atmosphere. If you would like to become involved, please join the NCWG, where your talent and love for writing can develop and thrive.

Move and Learn: On the Road
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Tuesday April 28, 2015
10:00 AM - Add to Outlook calendar  |  Add to Google calendar
For ages 2 - 6
A theme-based storytime featuring an age-appropriate story, songs, and learning activities, with a concentration on creative movement. Children 3 and under must be accompanied by an adult caregiver.

Bottle Cap Pendants
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Tuesday April 28, 2015
6:30 PM - Add to Outlook calendar  |  Add to Google calendar
For Adults
Register for this event today!
Create a beautiful pendant for a necklace using a recycled bottle cap. For beginning crafters, bring a photo or use an image provided to create a simple pendant. Photos should be sized to fit inside a 1 inch circle. For the more advanced crafter, try your hand at creating a collage scene within the bottle cap. All materials will be provided. All attendees need to register.

Family Storytime: On the Road
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Wednesday April 29, 2015
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.

Pajama Party Storytime: On the Road
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Wednesday April 29, 2015
6:45 PM - Add to Outlook calendar  |  Add to Google calendar
For All Ages
Wear your pajamas, bring your favorite stuffed animal, and listen to stories before bed. This storytime, open to all ages, introduces stories through books, songs, and activities. Children 3 and under must be accompanied by an adult caregiver.

Family Storytime: On the Road
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Thursday April 30, 2015
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.

Septic Care: Important Information for Homeowners
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Thursday April 30, 2015
7:00 PM - Add to Outlook calendar  |  Add to Google calendar
For Adults
Certified septic system installer and inspector George Schooley of Legacy Septic & Excavation will share information on how your septic system works and the proper maintenance needed to keep it working properly. Mr. Schooley will do a brief presentation followed by a Q&A session.

Read and Play
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Friday May 1, 2015
10:30 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.

National Children's Book Week
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Monday May 4, 2015
9:00 AM - Add to Outlook calendar  |  Add to Google calendar
For All Ages
Celebrate Children's Book Week with our butterfly bonanza! Start the week out at the Come Learn with Me program with butterfly stories and activities and end the week by learning about the metamorphosis of the caterpillar into a butterfly at Growing Up Wild. Throughout the week you can drop by the branch to see our live caterpillars spin their cocoons and begin to emerge as beautiful butterflies. Every day you'll have the opportunity to craft a butterfly and display your creation in our butterfly gallery. Children 3 and under must be accompanied by an adult caregiver. During library hours.

Star Wars Crafts
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Monday May 4, 2015
9:00 AM - Add to Outlook calendar  |  Add to Google calendar
For All Ages
Drop by our Children's Department during library hours to make some great Star Wars crafts! Children 3 and under must be accompanied by an adult caregiver.

Come Learn with Me @ the Library: Science: Butterflies
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Monday May 4, 2015
10:30 AM - Add to Outlook calendar  |  Add to Google calendar
For ages 2 - 5
Please join us for a playgroup for children and their caretakers to learn and play together! This special program will feature a variety of play centers and will include time for reading, artwork, lots of play and plenty of surprises, all while building skill development and school readiness! An adult is expected to attend with the child.

North Carroll Knitters Night
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Monday May 4, 2015
7:00 PM - Add to Outlook calendar  |  Add to Google calendar
For Adults
Knitters and crocheters are all welcome to join this semi-monthly gathering to share tips, projects, and patterns!

National Children's Book Week
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Tuesday May 5, 2015
9:00 AM - Add to Outlook calendar  |  Add to Google calendar
For All Ages
Celebrate Children's Book Week with our butterfly bonanza! Start the week out at the Come Learn with Me program with butterfly stories and activities and end the week by learning about the metamorphosis of the caterpillar into a butterfly at Growing Up Wild. Throughout the week you can drop by the branch to see our live caterpillars spin their cocoons and begin to emerge as beautiful butterflies. Every day you'll have the opportunity to craft a butterfly and display your creation in our butterfly gallery. Children 3 and under must be accompanied by an adult caregiver. During library hours.

Move and Learn: Chicks & Chickens
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Tuesday May 5, 2015
10:00 AM - Add to Outlook calendar  |  Add to Google calendar
For ages 2 - 6
A theme-based storytime featuring an age-appropriate story, songs, and learning activities, with a concentration on creative movement. Children 3 and under must be accompanied by an adult caregiver.

Bottle Cap Pendants
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Tuesday May 5, 2015
6:30 PM - Add to Outlook calendar  |  Add to Google calendar
For Adults
Registration for this event begins 4/21/2015.
Create a beautiful pendant for a necklace using a recycled bottle cap. For beginning crafters, bring a photo or use an image provided to create a simple pendant. Photos should be sized to fit inside a 1 inch circle. For the more advanced crafter, try your hand at creating a collage scene within the bottle cap. All materials will be provided. All attendees need to register.

Teen Writers
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Tuesday May 5, 2015
7:00 PM - Add to Outlook calendar  |  Add to Google calendar
For ages 11 - 17
Attention teen writers! Here is your opportunity to share your individual writing with others or work together to craft a new story. Be prepared to talk about creating characters, plots, settings, and your writing process. Refreshments will be served.

National Children's Book Week
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Wednesday May 6, 2015
9:00 AM - Add to Outlook calendar  |  Add to Google calendar
For All Ages
Celebrate Children's Book Week with our butterfly bonanza! Start the week out at the Come Learn with Me program with butterfly stories and activities and end the week by learning about the metamorphosis of the caterpillar into a butterfly at Growing Up Wild. Throughout the week you can drop by the branch to see our live caterpillars spin their cocoons and begin to emerge as beautiful butterflies. Every day you'll have the opportunity to craft a butterfly and display your creation in our butterfly gallery. Children 3 and under must be accompanied by an adult caregiver. During library hours.

Family Storytime: Chicks & Chickens
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Wednesday May 6, 2015
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.

Pajama Party Storytime: Chicks & Chickens
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Wednesday May 6, 2015
6:45 PM - Add to Outlook calendar  |  Add to Google calendar
For All Ages
Wear your pajamas, bring your favorite stuffed animal, and listen to stories before bed. This storytime, open to all ages, introduces stories through books, songs, and activities. Children 3 and under must be accompanied by an adult caregiver.

National Children's Book Week
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Thursday May 7, 2015
9:00 AM - Add to Outlook calendar  |  Add to Google calendar
For All Ages
Celebrate Children's Book Week with our butterfly bonanza! Start the week out at the Come Learn with Me program with butterfly stories and activities and end the week by learning about the metamorphosis of the caterpillar into a butterfly at Growing Up Wild. Throughout the week you can drop by the branch to see our live caterpillars spin their cocoons and begin to emerge as beautiful butterflies. Every day you'll have the opportunity to craft a butterfly and display your creation in our butterfly gallery. Children 3 and under must be accompanied by an adult caregiver. During library hours.

Family Storytime: Chicks & Chickens
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Thursday May 7, 2015
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.

National Children's Book Week
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Friday May 8, 2015
9:00 AM - Add to Outlook calendar  |  Add to Google calendar
For All Ages
Celebrate Children's Book Week with our butterfly bonanza! Start the week out at the Come Learn with Me program with butterfly stories and activities and end the week by learning about the metamorphosis of the caterpillar into a butterfly at Growing Up Wild. Throughout the week you can drop by the branch to see our live caterpillars spin their cocoons and begin to emerge as beautiful butterflies. Every day you'll have the opportunity to craft a butterfly and display your creation in our butterfly gallery. Children 3 and under must be accompanied by an adult caregiver. During library hours.

Read and Play
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Friday May 8, 2015
10:30 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.

National Children's Book Week
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Saturday May 9, 2015
9:00 AM - Add to Outlook calendar  |  Add to Google calendar
For All Ages
Celebrate Children's Book Week with our butterfly bonanza! Start the week out at the Come Learn with Me program with butterfly stories and activities and end the week by learning about the metamorphosis of the caterpillar into a butterfly at Growing Up Wild. Throughout the week you can drop by the branch to see our live caterpillars spin their cocoons and begin to emerge as beautiful butterflies. Every day you'll have the opportunity to craft a butterfly and display your creation in our butterfly gallery. Children 3 and under must be accompanied by an adult caregiver. During library hours.