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Twos and Threes Together: My Garden
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Tuesday May 24, 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 adult caregiver.

Ready, Set, School: My Garden
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Wednesday May 25, 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 May 25, 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: My Garden
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Wednesday May 25, 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: My Garden (with special guest author Marcia Leiter)
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Thursday May 26, 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.

Coloring for Adults Stressbuster
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Thursday May 26, 2016
6:30 PM - Add to Outlook calendar  |  Add to Google calendar
For Adults
Step away from the computer screen and wind down your day with some
coloring. Recently cited on NPR and the Washington Post, adult coloring
has seen a huge surge in popularity because it is engaging and relaxing.
Come and join us!

Drop-In Knitting
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Thursday May 26, 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.

Sloppy Saturday Drop-In Crafts
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Saturday May 28, 2016
11:00 AM - Add to Outlook calendar  |  Add to Google calendar
For All Ages
Need something fun to do with the kids? Like to create and express yourself with art? Drop in to the library and join the fun making crafts with leftover bits and pieces from storytime. Available from 11:00 am - 1:00 pm. Children 3 and under must be accompanied by an adult caregiver.

Twos and Threes Together: Beach
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Tuesday May 31, 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 adult caregiver.

Read and Play
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Wednesday June 1, 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: Beach
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Wednesday June 1, 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: Beach
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Thursday June 2, 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 June 3, 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 June 3, 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.

Yoga for Inner Peace
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Monday June 6, 2016
7:00 PM - Add to Outlook calendar  |  Add to Google calendar
For ages 15 - Adults
Register for this event today!
Feeling the pressure and stress of daily life? Come unwind with us as we explore the gentle side of yoga. We will focus on meditation, pranayama (breathing), and simple asanas (positions and postures) that will leave you feeling calm and relaxed. Please bring a yoga mat or towel and wear clothing you feel comfortable moving around in. Registering for this program once means that you are registered for all three sessions. Namaste!

Twos and Threes Together: Cows
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Tuesday June 7, 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 caregiver.

Teen Advisory Board
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Tuesday June 7, 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.

Read and Play
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Wednesday June 8, 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: Cows
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Wednesday June 8, 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: Cows
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Thursday June 9, 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.

Drop-In Knitting
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Thursday June 9, 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.

Let's Get Ready for Kindergarten
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Friday June 10, 2016
1:30 PM - Add to Outlook calendar  |  Add to Google calendar
For ages 4 - 5
Registration for this event begins 5/27/2016.
Headed to kindergarten in the fall? Come to a special storytime! We'll celebrate this monumental milestone with stories, songs, and a bus ride! Parents will receive information on registration and how to ready children for school success. With an accompanying caregiver. All attendees need to register.

Read to Me and I Will Read to You
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Monday June 13, 2016
11:00 AM - Add to Outlook calendar  |  Add to Google calendar
For Adults
Registration for this event begins 5/30/2016.
Do you love to read? Do you like sharing your childhood favorites with others? Did you know that many children fall behind in their reading skills during the summer? Some of the children in our community do not have anyone to read with them. This summer Taneytown Branch Library is offering a special volunteer program for adults to read to and with our local children. To volunteer, complete one of our training sessions and select 20 minutes per week that works best with your schedule. It could easily be the best 20 minutes in your week! We will provide a reading space, great books, and lots of eager kids. All attendees need to register.

Yoga for Inner Peace
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Monday June 13, 2016
7:00 PM - Add to Outlook calendar  |  Add to Google calendar
For ages 15 - Adults
Register for this event today!
Feeling the pressure and stress of daily life? Come unwind with us as we explore the gentle side of yoga. We will focus on meditation, pranayama (breathing), and simple asanas (positions and postures) that will leave you feeling calm and relaxed. Please bring a yoga mat or towel and wear clothing you feel comfortable moving around in. Registering for this program once means that you are registered for all three sessions. Namaste!

Twos and Threes Together: Cats
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Tuesday June 14, 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 caregiver.

Read to Me and I Will Read to You
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Tuesday June 14, 2016
7:00 PM - Add to Outlook calendar  |  Add to Google calendar
For Adults
Registration for this event begins 5/31/2016.
Do you love to read? Do you like sharing your childhood favorites with others? Did you know that many children fall behind in their reading skills during the summer? Some of the children in our community do not have anyone to read with them. This summer Taneytown Branch Library is offering a special volunteer program for adults to read to and with our local children. To volunteer, complete one of our training sessions and select 20 minutes per week that works best with your schedule. It could easily be the best 20 minutes in your week! We will provide a reading space, great books, and lots of eager kids. All attendees need to register.