Program listing for Thursday December 5, 2013

Astronomy Waits for No Man
Westminster Branch Library
5:00 AM - Add to Outlook calendar  |  Add to Google calendar
For ages 5 - Adults
Registration for this event begins 11/21/2013.
Westminster Branch Library is hosting a cosmic fest at 5 AM. Yes, that’s 5 AM! If weather permits, this will be a once-in-a-lifetime opportunity to view Comet Ison. Will you be one of the lucky ones? Or will you sleep through what could possibly be the comet of the century? Coffee and doughnuts will be available. A Celebrating America program. All attendees need to register.

Read and Play
Eldersburg Branch Library
9:45 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: Playtime
Finksburg Branch Library
9:45 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.

Year-Round Family Storytime: Dinosaurs
Taneytown Branch Library
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.

Story Pals: Cookies
Westminster Branch Library
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 adult caregiver.

Story Pals: Silly Stories
Mount Airy Branch Library
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 adult caregiver.

Year-Round Family Storytime: Bedtime
North Carroll Branch Library
10:00 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.

Story Pals: Winter
Eldersburg Branch Library
10:45 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.

Read and Play
Finksburg Branch Library
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: Cookies
Westminster Branch Library
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.

Year-Round Family Storytime: Cookies
Westminster Branch Library
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.

Service Learning Hours: KidWorks
Eldersburg Branch Library
5:30 PM - Add to Outlook calendar  |  Add to Google calendar
For ages 12 - 17
KidWorks meets twice a month. At the 1st meeting we spend an hour planning a storytime for younger kids. At the 2nd meeting (12/19/2013 from 5:30-7:30 PM) we present the storytime. You must come to both meetings to earn 3 service learning hours.

Day of the Ninja
Taneytown Branch Library
6:00 PM - Add to Outlook calendar  |  Add to Google calendar
For ages 12 - 17
It’s the Day of the Ninja, so here’s your chance to take off your mask and accept our thanks. Ninjas everywhere are being honored, and here at Taneytown we’re celebrating with crafts, activities, and snacks. You can wear your mask if you feel you must, but no shuriken please. Refreshments will be served.

The Desolation of Finksburg: A Hobbit Party
Finksburg Branch Library
6:30 PM - Add to Outlook calendar  |  Add to Google calendar
For ages 13 - Adults
The dragon is coming! Join us for a celebration in preparation for the second Hobbit film with food, games, food, crafts, and of course, more food. Refreshments will be served.

Needle Nuts
Westminster Branch Library
7:00 PM - Add to Outlook calendar  |  Add to Google calendar
For ages 12 - Adults
Wanted: Knitters of all levels. Would you like to share your projects, and talents, with others? Or do you want to learn how to knit? Then here’s your chance. Grab your needles and yarn (beginners bring size 8 needles and worsted weight yarn) and join the rest of us at the Westminster Branch Library the first Thursday of every month.