Calendar of Events - Westminster Branch Library

Bookmark and Share
  

Select a date below


July 2014
Sun Mon Tue Wed Thu Fri Sat
      1  
  2  
  3  
  4  
  5  
  6  
  7  
  8  
  9  
  10  
  11  
  12  
  13  
  14  
  15  
  16  
  17  
  18  
  19  
  20  
  21  
  22  
  23  
  24  
  25  
  26  
  27  
  28  
  29  
  30  
  31  
   
August 2014
Sun Mon Tue Wed Thu Fri Sat
            1  
  2  
  3  
  4  
  5  
  6  
  7  
  8  
  9  
  10  
  11  
  12  
  13  
  14  
  15  
  16  
  17  
  18  
  19  
  20  
  21  
  22  
  23  
  24  
  25  
  26  
  27  
  28  
  29  
  30  
  31  
           

Browse the Next Three Weeks

Sort by  Event Name  |  Date

Read and Play
Share this program
Monday July 28, 2014
9:30 AM - Add to Outlook calendar  |  Add to Google calendar
For ages Birth - 24 Months
A storytime featuring lap games, tickles, bounces and rhymes followed by a playgroup for meeting and mingling. With an accompanying adult caregiver.

On My Own: Under the Sea
Share this program
Monday July 28, 2014
10:30 AM - Add to Outlook calendar  |  Add to Google calendar
For ages 3 - 6
A theme-based storytime for children who are ready for an independent, small group experience. All adult caregivers are welcome.

Read with a Furry Friend
Share this program
Monday July 28, 2014
1:00 PM - Add to Outlook calendar  |  Add to Google calendar
For ages 4 - 17
Monday afternoons are a time to read to a therapy dog provided by KPETS. Let the dogs help you reach your reading goal this summer – they are wonderful listeners! Weather-permitting, we will meet in the shady park in front of the library. (Rainy days we will meet inside the library.)

Story Pals: Under the Sea
Share this program
Tuesday July 29, 2014
10:00 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 caregiver.

Read and Play
Share this program
Tuesday July 29, 2014
11:00 AM - Add to Outlook calendar  |  Add to Google calendar
For ages Birth - 24 Months
A storytime featuring lap games, tickles, bounces and rhymes followed by a playgroup for meeting and mingling. With an accompanying adult caregiver.

Getting Graphic: Drawing Comics and Manga
Share this program
Tuesday July 29, 2014
2:00 PM - Add to Outlook calendar  |  Add to Google calendar
For ages 11 - 17
A beginner's course in drawing for comic books, graphic novels, and manga.

Evening Storytime: Under the Sea
Share this program
Tuesday July 29, 2014
7:00 PM - Add to Outlook calendar  |  Add to Google calendar
For All Ages
End your day in a special way! This storytime, open to all ages, introduces stories through books, songs, and activities. Children 3 and under must be accompanied by an adult caregiver.

Story Pals: Under the Sea
Share this program
Wednesday July 30, 2014
10:00 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 caregiver.

Read and Play
Share this program
Wednesday July 30, 2014
11:00 AM - Add to Outlook calendar  |  Add to Google calendar
For ages Birth - 24 Months
A storytime featuring lap games, tickles, bounces and rhymes followed by a playgroup for meeting and mingling. With an accompanying adult caregiver.

Weird Science (Reference Center)
Share this program
Wednesday July 30, 2014
2:00 PM - Add to Outlook calendar  |  Add to Google calendar
For ages 13 - Adults
Register for this event today!
Don’t be blinded by Science! Learn all about how to use the Science Reference Center, the library’s premium, online Science database, to find up to date, full-text articles from trustworthy, printable sources. Other free library resources will also be discussed in this fun, informal session. All attendees need to register.

Story Pals: Under the Sea
Share this program
Thursday July 31, 2014
10:00 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 caregiver.

Story Pals: Under the Sea
Share this program
Thursday July 31, 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 caregiver.

Year-Round Family Storytime: Under the Sea
Share this program
Thursday July 31, 2014
1:00 PM - 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.

Saturday Movie Matinee: Frozen
Share this program
Saturday August 2, 2014
1:00 PM - Add to Outlook calendar  |  Add to Google calendar
For All Ages
Beat the summer heat with this cool Academy Award winning family movie! We’ll provide the popcorn! This movie is rated PG. Children 3 and under must be accompanied by an adult caregiver. Refreshments will be served.

Read and Play
Share this program
Monday August 4, 2014
9:30 AM - Add to Outlook calendar  |  Add to Google calendar
For ages Birth - 24 Months
A storytime featuring lap games, tickles, bounces and rhymes followed by a playgroup for meeting and mingling. With an accompanying adult caregiver.

On My Own: Sports
Share this program
Monday August 4, 2014
10:30 AM - Add to Outlook calendar  |  Add to Google calendar
For ages 3 - 6
A theme-based storytime for children who are ready for an independent, small group experience. All adult caregivers are welcome.

Teen Advisory Board
Share this program
Monday August 4, 2014
6:00 PM - Add to Outlook calendar  |  Add to Google calendar
For ages 11 - 17
Looking for a leadership role in planning library teen programming? Need service hours? Consider our Teen Advisory Board. Refreshments will be served.

Story Pals: Sports
Share this program
Tuesday August 5, 2014
10:00 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 caregiver.

Read and Play
Share this program
Tuesday August 5, 2014
11:00 AM - Add to Outlook calendar  |  Add to Google calendar
For ages Birth - 24 Months
A storytime featuring lap games, tickles, bounces and rhymes followed by a playgroup for meeting and mingling. With an accompanying adult caregiver.

Evening Storytime: Sports
Share this program
Tuesday August 5, 2014
7:00 PM - Add to Outlook calendar  |  Add to Google calendar
For All Ages
End your day in a special way! This storytime, open to all ages, introduces stories through books, songs, and activities. Children 3 and under must be accompanied by an adult caregiver.

Story Pals: Sports
Share this program
Wednesday August 6, 2014
10:00 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 caregiver.

Read and Play
Share this program
Wednesday August 6, 2014
11:00 AM - Add to Outlook calendar  |  Add to Google calendar
For ages Birth - 24 Months
A storytime featuring lap games, tickles, bounces and rhymes followed by a playgroup for meeting and mingling. With an accompanying adult caregiver.

Seriously Inadvisable Science
Share this program
Wednesday August 6, 2014
2:00 PM - Add to Outlook calendar  |  Add to Google calendar
For ages 7 - 17
Register for this event today!
Want to make a bang at the library? Join us for some experiments we wouldn’t recommend for home, but will be a blast in our courtyard!

Westminster Book Discussion Group: Hotel on the Corner of Bitter and Sweet by Jaime Ford
Share this program
Wednesday August 6, 2014
6:30 PM - Add to Outlook calendar  |  Add to Google calendar
For Adults
Please join us for a fun and exciting discussion of each month's featured title.

Story Pals: Sports
Share this program
Thursday August 7, 2014
10:00 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 caregiver.

Story Pals: Sports
Share this program
Thursday August 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 caregiver.

Year-Round Family Storytime: Sports
Share this program
Thursday August 7, 2014
1:00 PM - 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.

Needle Nuts
Share this program
Thursday August 7, 2014
7:00 PM - Add to Outlook calendar  |  Add to Google calendar
For Adults
Wanted: Knitters and crocheters of all levels. Would you like to share your projects and talents with others? Or do you want to learn how to knit or crochet? Then here’s your chance. Grab your needles and yarn (beginning knitters bring size 8 needles, crocheters a size H hook, and worsted weight yarn) and join the rest of us at the Westminster Branch Library the first Thursday of every month.

Parachute Play
Share this program
Friday August 8, 2014
2:00 PM - Add to Outlook calendar  |  Add to Google calendar
For ages 3 - 6
Register for this event today!
Through songs and movement, students learn a healthy message about bullying. Award-winning Kindersinger Pam Minor warms up the audience with several interactive songs where children are cued to participate through certain actions listed in the lyrics. A Port Discovery educator then facilitates an interactive parachute play program combined with song, dance, and physical movement. Only kids need to register.

Read and Play
Share this program
Monday August 11, 2014
9:30 AM - Add to Outlook calendar  |  Add to Google calendar
For ages Birth - 24 Months
A storytime featuring lap games, tickles, bounces and rhymes followed by a playgroup for meeting and mingling. With an accompanying adult caregiver.

On My Own: Favorite Stories
Share this program
Monday August 11, 2014
10:30 AM - Add to Outlook calendar  |  Add to Google calendar
For ages 3 - 6
A theme-based storytime for children who are ready for an independent, small group experience. All adult caregivers are welcome.

Craft It Yourself: Alcohol Ink
Share this program
Monday August 11, 2014
7:00 PM - Add to Outlook calendar  |  Add to Google calendar
For Adults
Learn how to use special inks and rubbing alcohol to create beautiful tiles that can be used as coasters, trivets, or whatever else you can think up! All materials will be provided.

Story Pals: Favorite Stories
Share this program
Tuesday August 12, 2014
10:00 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 caregiver.

Read and Play
Share this program
Tuesday August 12, 2014
11:00 AM - Add to Outlook calendar  |  Add to Google calendar
For ages Birth - 24 Months
A storytime featuring lap games, tickles, bounces and rhymes followed by a playgroup for meeting and mingling. With an accompanying adult caregiver.

Evening Storytime: Favorite Stories
Share this program
Tuesday August 12, 2014
7:00 PM - Add to Outlook calendar  |  Add to Google calendar
For All Ages
End your day in a special way! This storytime, open to all ages, introduces stories through books, songs, and activities. Children 3 and under must be accompanied by an adult caregiver.

Story Pals: Favorite Stories
Share this program
Wednesday August 13, 2014
10:00 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 caregiver.

Read and Play
Share this program
Wednesday August 13, 2014
11:00 AM - Add to Outlook calendar  |  Add to Google calendar
For ages Birth - 24 Months
A storytime featuring lap games, tickles, bounces and rhymes followed by a playgroup for meeting and mingling. With an accompanying adult caregiver.

Story Pals: Favorite Stories
Share this program
Thursday August 14, 2014
10:00 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 caregiver.

Story Pals: Favorite Stories
Share this program
Thursday August 14, 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 caregiver.

Year-Round Family Storytime: Favorite Stories
Share this program
Thursday August 14, 2014
1:00 PM - 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.

Walk and Talk: Belle Grove Square
Share this program
Thursday August 14, 2014
6:30 PM - Add to Outlook calendar  |  Add to Google calendar
For ages 12 - Adults
Come explore the variety of trees and shrubs found around the Belle Grove Square area of Westminster with Steve Allgeier, Horticulture Consultant for the University of Maryland Extension, Carroll County. The traveling discussion will focus on common and unusual woody plants found in that area. This event is co-sponsored by the Westminster Tree Commission, Carroll County Forestry Board, and the University of Maryland Carroll County Extension.