Calendar of Events - Taneytown Branch Library

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Twos and Threes Together: Colors
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Tuesday August 30, 2016
9:45 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 adult caregiver.

Read and Play
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Wednesday August 31, 2016
11:00 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.

Family Storytime: Colors
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Thursday September 1, 2016
9:45 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.

Book Chat
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Friday September 2, 2016
1:00 PM - Add to Outlook calendar  |  Add to Google calendar
For Adults
Join us for book sharing. Tell others what you've been reading and get ideas for what to read next!

Writer's Circle
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Friday September 2, 2016
2:00 PM - Add to Outlook calendar  |  Add to Google calendar
For Adults
Nothing clarifies thoughts and ideas like writing them down. Join us to listen and share whatever you write: essays, poetry, stories, etc.

Build It
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Saturday September 3, 2016
10:00 AM - Add to Outlook calendar  |  Add to Google calendar
For All Ages
LEGO® bricks, blocks, magnets, and more - in sizes and shapes for everyone! Bring your friends and build! Get creative and see what you can design. Enjoy a fun STEAM learning experience from 10:00 AM - Noon. Children 3 and under must be accompanied by an adult caregiver.

Twos and Threes Together: Clothes
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Tuesday September 6, 2016
9:45 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 adult caregiver.

Teen Advisory Board
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Tuesday September 6, 2016
6:30 PM - Add to Outlook calendar  |  Add to Google calendar
For ages 12 - 17
Need service hours? Stop in and share your opinions with the library staff about books, music, movies, and programs that you’d like to see at the Taneytown Branch. Refreshments will be served.

Ready, Set, School: Clothes
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Wednesday September 7, 2016
9:45 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.

Read and Play
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Wednesday September 7, 2016
11:00 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.

Pajama Party Storytime: Clothes
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Wednesday September 7, 2016
6:30 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: Clothes
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Thursday September 8, 2016
9:45 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.

Music and More
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Thursday September 8, 2016
11:00 AM - Add to Outlook calendar  |  Add to Google calendar
For ages 3 - 6
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Join the fun with your child as we celebrate the joys of music with instruments, dancing, bean bags, streamers, and more! With an accompanying caregiver; only kids need to register.

Drop-In Knitting
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Thursday September 8, 2016
6:30 PM - Add to Outlook calendar  |  Add to Google calendar
For Adults
Please join us to share ideas, patterns, books, and projects. Beginners, please bring size 8 needles and light colored, worsted weight yarn - look for #4 on the label.

The Maryland Zoo Presents: Storytime with the Zoo
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Friday September 9, 2016
9:45 AM - Add to Outlook calendar  |  Add to Google calendar
For ages 2 - 6
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The ZOOmobile is coming to bring a story to life! You'll enjoy an interactive reading of a wildlife-themed children's book followed by a craft and a visit from a real animal ambassador! Presented by the Maryland Zoo in Baltimore with funding from The Kahlert Foundation. Children 3 and under must be accompanied by an adult caregiver. Only kids need to register.

Twos and Threes Together: Farm
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Tuesday September 13, 2016
9:45 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 adult caregiver.

Ready, Set, School: Farm
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Wednesday September 14, 2016
9:45 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.

Read and Play
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Wednesday September 14, 2016
11:00 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.

Pajama Party Storytime: Farm
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Wednesday September 14, 2016
6:30 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: Farm
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Thursday September 15, 2016
9:45 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.

Taneytown Book Discussion Group: All American Boys by Jason Reynolds and Brendan Kiely
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Thursday September 15, 2016
6:30 PM - Add to Outlook calendar  |  Add to Google calendar
For Adults
Join us for a lively discussion! New participants are always welcome! September's discussion is one of many One Maryland One Book activities across the state and is in collaboration with the Maryland Humanities Council.

Preschool Science: Insects Around the House
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Friday September 16, 2016
11:00 AM - Add to Outlook calendar  |  Add to Google calendar
For ages 3 - 6
Registration for this event begins 9/2/2016.
Dig into the differences between bugs and insects! Children will explore the science of bugs and information regarding the characteristics of insects. Children age 3 must be accompanied by an adult caregiver. Only kids need to register.

Movie Chat
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Friday September 16, 2016
1:00 PM - Add to Outlook calendar  |  Add to Google calendar
For ages 16 - Adults
Join us for movie sharing. Tell others what you’ve been watching and get ideas for what to watch next!

Read to a Dog
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Saturday September 17, 2016
10:00 AM - Add to Outlook calendar  |  Add to Google calendar
For ages 5 - 12
Come ready to read to a book-loving dog! Bring a favorite book - or use one of ours - to improve your reading skills by sharing a story with our furry friends from Carroll County 4-H Dog Club. Dogs available from 10:00 AM - Noon. November's meeting will be in the Small Meeting Room.

Meditation
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Saturday September 17, 2016
2:00 PM - Add to Outlook calendar  |  Add to Google calendar
For Adults
A member of the International Meditation Center will join us at Taneytown Branch Library to share their expertise. He will start with an introduction to the concepts of meditation based on the Buddhist tradition, why meditation is so helpful, and followed by a meditation practice session. There will also be a Q&A for anyone wanting to learn more!