Program listing for Monday March 11, 2013

Read and Play
Westminster Branch Library
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.

Read and Play
Mount Airy 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.

Year-Round Family Storytime: Circus
Eldersburg 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.

On My Own: My Garden
Westminster Branch Library
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.

Year-Round Family Storytime: Circus
Eldersburg Branch Library
10:45 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.

Alphabet Train: Letters I & J
Finksburg Branch Library
11:00 AM - Add to Outlook calendar  |  Add to Google calendar
For ages 3 - 6
Climb aboard each week to explore a different letter of the alphabet through books, songs, and activities. All adult caregivers are welcome.

Drop-In Computer Basics
North Carroll Branch Library
2:00 PM - Add to Outlook calendar  |  Add to Google calendar
For Adults
Stop by with your computer questions! We are here to help you set up an e-mail account, download to your e-reader or tablet device, navigate the Internet, or start exploring that jungle of social networking.

Jungle Safari Party
Mount Airy Branch Library
2:00 PM - Add to Outlook calendar  |  Add to Google calendar
For All Ages
Registration for this event begins 2/25/2013.
You're invited to join us on a wild jungle safari! Who knows what we'll see - lions, monkeys, elephants, maybe even crocodiles! We'll be sharing stories, songs, and fun that will make you roar like a party animal!

Get Help with Your Gadgets!
North Carroll Branch Library
4:00 PM - Add to Outlook calendar  |  Add to Google calendar
For Adults
Would you like to download e-books, audiobooks, or magazines to your smartphone, e-reader or iPad? Drop in during Teen Tech Week and let our teen volunteers show you how to access all of Carroll County Public Library's online content. Volunteers will be available Monday through Thursday from 4pm to 8pm and on Saturday from 10am-4pm.

Russian Language Tutoring
Eldersburg Branch Library
6:00 PM - Add to Outlook calendar  |  Add to Google calendar
For Adults
This course is designed for people who are serious about learning Russian. It is based on learning basic grammar and in parallel, useful words and phrases. In this weekly course you will get the necessary TOOLS and learn how to USE them. You will gain an ability to assemble any sentence you want. Please join the class and experience it for yourself.

Favorite Friends: Eric Carle
Eldersburg Branch Library
6:30 PM - Add to Outlook calendar  |  Add to Google calendar
For All Ages
Join us for stories, songs, and a craft about a featured, well-loved book character. Children 3 and under must be accompanied by an adult caregiver.

North Carroll Writers Group
North Carroll Branch Library
6:30 PM - Add to Outlook calendar  |  Add to Google calendar
For Adults
Interested in writing? Want to meet others who are too? The NCWG is dedicated to helping people improve their writing. We meet bi-monthly to share our work in a non-judgmental atmosphere. If you would like to learn more, please join us.

Digital Photo Books
Finksburg Branch Library
7:00 PM - Add to Outlook calendar  |  Add to Google calendar
For ages 13 - Adults
Registration for this event begins 2/25/2013.
Learn to create your own digital books, from selecting your theme to adding your photos and telling your story. You can create a book of your vacation memories, sports endeavors, a gift for that special someone or whatever you choose. Bring a laptop to learn on the spot or take your new scrapbooking skills home with you.

Library Discovery Zone
Outreach Services
7:00 PM - Add to Outlook calendar  |  Add to Google calendar
For ages Birth - Adults

View Comet Pan-STARRS
Taneytown Branch Library
7:00 PM - Add to Outlook calendar  |  Add to Google calendar
For All Ages
All eyes will be on the western sky, after sunset, to see Comet C/2011 L4 Pan-STARRS, possibly the brightest comet in years. Bring your binoculars or use ours; time machines provided by the Westminster Astronomical Society, Inc. More information can be found at http://nightsky.jpl.nasa.gov/event-calendar.cfm?Club_ID=152. Children 3 and under must be accompanied by an adult caregiver. The rain date is Thursday, 3/14.

View Comet Pan-STARRS
North Carroll Branch Library
7:00 PM - Add to Outlook calendar  |  Add to Google calendar
For All Ages
All eyes will be on the western sky, after sunset, to see Comet C/2011 L4 Pan-STARRS, possibly the brightest comet in years. Bring your binoculars or use ours; time machines provided by the Westminster Astronomical Society, Inc. More information can be found at http://nightsky.jpl.nasa.gov/event-calendar.cfm?Club_ID=152. Children 3 and under must be accompanied by an adult caregiver. The rain date is Thursday, 3/14.

View Comet Pan-STARRS
Mount Airy Branch Library
7:00 PM - Add to Outlook calendar  |  Add to Google calendar
For All Ages
All eyes will be on the western sky, after sunset, to see Comet C/2011 L4 Pan-STARRS, possibly the brightest comet in years. Bring your binoculars or use ours; time machines provided by the Westminster Astronomical Society, Inc. More information can be found at http://nightsky.jpl.nasa.gov/event-calendar.cfm?Club_ID=152. Children 3 and under must be accompanied by an adult caregiver. The rain date is Thursday, 3/14.

View Comet Pan-STARRS
Eldersburg Branch Library
7:00 PM - Add to Outlook calendar  |  Add to Google calendar
For All Ages
All eyes will be on the western sky, after sunset, to see Comet C/2011 L4 Pan-STARRS, possibly the brightest comet in years. Bring your binoculars or use ours; time machines provided by the Westminster Astronomical Society, Inc. More information can be found at http://nightsky.jpl.nasa.gov/event-calendar.cfm?Club_ID=152. Children 3 and under must be accompanied by an adult caregiver. The rain date is Thursday, 3/14.

View Comet Pan-STARRS
Westminster Branch Library
7:00 PM - Add to Outlook calendar  |  Add to Google calendar
For All Ages
All eyes will be on the western sky, after sunset, to see Comet C/2011 L4 Pan-STARRS, possibly the brightest comet in years. Bring your binoculars or use ours; time machines provided by the Westminster Astronomical Society, Inc. More information can be found at http://nightsky.jpl.nasa.gov/event-calendar.cfm?Club_ID=152. Children 3 and under must be accompanied by an adult caregiver. The rain date is Thursday, 3/14.

View Comet Pan-STARRS
Finksburg Branch Library
7:00 PM - Add to Outlook calendar  |  Add to Google calendar
For All Ages
All eyes will be on the western sky, after sunset, to see Comet C/2011 L4 Pan-STARRS, possibly the brightest comet in years. Bring your binoculars or use ours; time machines provided by the Westminster Astronomical Society, Inc. More information can be found at http://nightsky.jpl.nasa.gov/event-calendar.cfm?Club_ID=152. Children 3 and under must be accompanied by an adult caregiver. The rain date is Thursday, 3/14.