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Book Art
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Monday September 22, 2014
7:00 PM - Add to Outlook calendar  |  Add to Google calendar
For ages 13 - Adults
Join us to turn regular books into awesome pieces of art! We'll provide the supplies and instructions, you provide the talent, and you get to leave with a piece of book art all your own.

Story Pals: Reptiles
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Tuesday September 23, 2014
11:00 AM - Add to Outlook calendar  |  Add to Google calendar
For ages 2 - 3
A theme-based storytime featuring interactive and age-appropriate stories, songs, fingerplays, and activities. With an accompanying adult caregiver.

Ready, Set...School: Reptiles
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Wednesday September 24, 2014
9:45 AM - Add to Outlook calendar  |  Add to Google calendar
For ages 3 - 5
An independent learning time - for children preparing to enter pre-K and kindergarten - with hands-on fun activities which teach listening, pre-reading, math, movement, music, and art skills.

Bounce into Books
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Wednesday September 24, 2014
11:00 AM - Add to Outlook calendar  |  Add to Google calendar
For ages Birth - 3
Join your little one at a storytime featuring interactive books, rhymes, music, and movement - followed by playgroup activities which allow children to practice play skills while grownups socialize. With an accompanying adult caregiver. Siblings are welcome.

Pajama Party Storytime: Reptiles
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Wednesday September 24, 2014
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.

Year-Round Family Storytime: Reptiles
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Thursday September 25, 2014
9:45 AM - Add to Outlook calendar  |  Add to Google calendar
For All Ages
An open invitation! This weekly storytime, open to all ages, introduces stories through books, songs, and activities. Children 3 and under must be accompanied by an adult caregiver.

Minute to Win It: Farm Edition
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Thursday September 25, 2014
1:00 PM - Add to Outlook calendar  |  Add to Google calendar
For ages 8 - 12
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Ever wanted to be on the hit show Minute to Win It? Here's your chance to play Minute to Win It: Farm Edition. Compete against the clock to complete a challenge in under 60 seconds! Learn about Maryland agriculture while testing your skills and racing the clock. The games start in 3...2...1...GO! A Celebrating America program.

Drop-In Knitting
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Thursday September 25, 2014
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 yarn - look for #4 on the label.

Math for Me
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Friday September 26, 2014
11:00 AM - Add to Outlook calendar  |  Add to Google calendar
For ages 3 - 6
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Help your preschool child discover math fun with plenty of hands-on activities! With an adult caregiver; only children need to be registered.

You Scream! I Scream! Let's Make Ice Cream!
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Friday September 26, 2014
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For ages 8 - 12
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Don't miss out on the fun of making ice cream in a bag! You will learn everything you ever wanted to know about ice cream. Plus, discover the secret to finding out how skim, 1%, and whole milk differ and which one is the best when making ice cream! Refreshments will be served. This program is presented by a representative of the MD 4-H program.

Sloppy Saturday Drop-In Crafts
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Saturday September 27, 2014
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. 11:00 AM - 1:00 PM. Children 3 and under must be accompanied by an adult caregiver.

Reiki for Beginners
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Monday September 29, 2014
7:00 PM - Add to Outlook calendar  |  Add to Google calendar
For Adults
Join us for a discussion about Reiki, a Japanese technique used for stress reduction and relaxation.

Story Pals: Food
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Tuesday September 30, 2014
11:00 AM - Add to Outlook calendar  |  Add to Google calendar
For ages 2 - 3
A theme-based storytime featuring interactive and age-appropriate stories, songs, fingerplays, and activities. With an accompanying adult caregiver.

Ready, Set...School: Food
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Wednesday October 1, 2014
9:45 AM - Add to Outlook calendar  |  Add to Google calendar
For ages 3 - 5
An independent learning time - for children preparing to enter pre-K and kindergarten - with hands-on fun activities which teach listening, pre-reading, math, movement, music, and art skills.

Bounce into Books
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Wednesday October 1, 2014
11:00 AM - Add to Outlook calendar  |  Add to Google calendar
For ages Birth - 3
Join your little one at a storytime featuring interactive books, rhymes, music, and movement - followed by playgroup activities which allow children to practice play skills while grownups socialize. With an accompanying adult caregiver. Siblings are welcome.

Pajama Party Storytime: Food
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Wednesday October 1, 2014
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.

Year-Round Family Storytime: Food
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Thursday October 2, 2014
9:45 AM - Add to Outlook calendar  |  Add to Google calendar
For All Ages
An open invitation! This weekly storytime, open to all ages, introduces stories through books, songs, and activities. Children 3 and under must be accompanied by an adult caregiver.

Chocolate and Chat
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Friday October 3, 2014
1:00 PM - Add to Outlook calendar  |  Add to Google calendar
For Adults
Join us for an informal 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 October 3, 2014
2:00 PM - Add to Outlook calendar  |  Add to Google calendar
For Adults
Nothing clarifies thoughts and ideas like writing them down. Join a group of folks who meet monthly to encourage each other. No previous experience is necessary. Just bring a pen, notebook, or laptop.

LEGO® Creations
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Saturday October 4, 2014
11:00 AM - Add to Outlook calendar  |  Add to Google calendar
For ages 5 - Adults
Want to build a castle? Or a spaceship? Or something totally new and different? Join us for a LEGO® program where you can build whatever you would like! We supply the blocks and you supply the creativity! Bring your dad or your mom and build together!

Junior Gardener's Workshop: Autumn Arrangement
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Saturday October 4, 2014
1:00 PM - Add to Outlook calendar  |  Add to Google calendar
For ages 8 - 12
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Join the fun as an expert teacher from Silver Fancy Garden Club shows how to create beautiful arrangements with autumn materials. All supplies will be provided.

American Girls: Josefina's World
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Monday October 6, 2014
2:00 PM - Add to Outlook calendar  |  Add to Google calendar
For ages 7 - 12
Registration for this event begins 9/22/2014.
Bring your favorite doll and join us for a Mexican fiesta with crafts, food, music, and games. This program is presented in collaboration with the One Maryland One Book initiative of the Maryland Humanities Council. A Celebrating America program.

Teen Advisory Board
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Monday October 6, 2014
6:00 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.

Story Pals: Pets
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Tuesday October 7, 2014
11:00 AM - Add to Outlook calendar  |  Add to Google calendar
For ages 2 - 3
A theme-based storytime featuring interactive and age-appropriate stories, songs, fingerplays, and activities. With an accompanying adult caregiver.

Ready, Set...School: Pets
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Wednesday October 8, 2014
9:45 AM - Add to Outlook calendar  |  Add to Google calendar
For ages 3 - 5
An independent learning time - for children preparing to enter pre-K and kindergarten - with hands-on fun activities which teach listening, pre-reading, math, movement, music, and art skills.

Bounce into Books
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Wednesday October 8, 2014
11:00 AM - Add to Outlook calendar  |  Add to Google calendar
For ages Birth - 3
Join your little one at a storytime featuring interactive books, rhymes, music, and movement - followed by playgroup activities which allow children to practice play skills while grownups socialize. With an accompanying adult caregiver. Siblings are welcome.

Pajama Party Storytime: Pets
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Wednesday October 8, 2014
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.

Year-Round Family Storytime: Pets
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Thursday October 9, 2014
9:45 AM - Add to Outlook calendar  |  Add to Google calendar
For All Ages
An open invitation! This weekly storytime, open to all ages, introduces stories through books, songs, and activities. Children 3 and under must be accompanied by an adult caregiver.

Wild Nature: Leaves
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Thursday October 9, 2014
1:30 PM - Add to Outlook calendar  |  Add to Google calendar
For ages 3 - 6
Registration for this event begins 9/25/2014.
Join the fun as we explore nature through hands-on activities and learn about leaves. With an adult caregiver; only kids need to be registered.

Drop-In Knitting
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Thursday October 9, 2014
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 yarn - look for #4 on the label.

Preschool Science: Fossils
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Friday October 10, 2014
11:00 AM - Add to Outlook calendar  |  Add to Google calendar
For ages 3 - 6
Registration for this event begins 9/26/2014.
Help your preschool child discover the excitement of science through hands-on experiments. With an adult caregiver; only children need to be registered.

Magic: The Gathering®
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Saturday October 11, 2014
11:00 AM - Add to Outlook calendar  |  Add to Google calendar
For ages 13 - Adults
Join us for 2 hours of gaming fun. Newcomers to the game will have a chance to learn, and experienced players can face off with one another or trade cards. Come and join the gathering of the oldest of trading card games—with more than 12 million players! Refreshments will be served.

Unplug and Play
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Saturday October 11, 2014
11:00 AM - Add to Outlook calendar  |  Add to Google calendar
For ages 5 - Adults
Checkers, Chess, Mancala, Chinese Checkers, Yahtzee, Uno, Crazy Eight, Apples to Apples. Whatever your game, we've got them all. Bring your friends and family for a fun afternoon of classic games. 11:00 AM - 1:00 PM.

Be a Pokémon® Master!
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Saturday October 11, 2014
1:00 PM - Add to Outlook calendar  |  Add to Google calendar
For ages 10 - Adults
Have you ever wanted to have your own adventures in the Pokémon® world? Join us at the library to try a tabletop Pokémon® RPG and see how well you do. We will have a game master to lead you through the game, and will have pre-generated characters if you don't want to make one yourself. Don't miss out on the fun!

Modern Board Games at the Library
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Saturday October 11, 2014
1:00 PM - Add to Outlook calendar  |  Add to Google calendar
For ages 13 - Adults
People say we are now in a golden age of board games! From Dominion to Super Smash-Up, join us for a chance to play some modern board games and learn what the fuss is all about.