Program listing for Tuesday March 12, 2013

Read and Play
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Finksburg 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.

Move and Learn: Mice
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North Carroll Branch Library
10:00 AM - Add to Outlook calendar  |  Add to Google calendar
For ages 2 - 6
A theme-based storytime featuring an age-appropriate story, songs, and learning activities, with a concentration on creative movement. Children 3 and under must be accompanied by an adult caregiver.

Story Pals: My Garden
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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.

Year-Round Family Storytime: Friends
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Mount Airy 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.

Read and Play
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Westminster 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: Sheep
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Taneytown 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.

Story Pals: Ducks
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Finksburg 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: Friends
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Mount Airy Branch Library
11:00 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.

PAT Childcare Provider Visit
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Outreach Services
12:30 PM - Add to Outlook calendar  |  Add to Google calendar
For ages 2 - Adults

On My Own: Ducks
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Finksburg Branch Library
1:30 PM - 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.

Personalized Computer Classes
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Westminster Branch Library
2:00 PM - Add to Outlook calendar  |  Add to Google calendar
For Adults
Registration for this event begins 2/26/2013.
Would you like to set up an e-mail account? Learn how to use the Internet? What about Facebook? Or Microsoft Word? We can teach you about these things and more. Bring your own laptop to practice on or use one of our computers for your hour-long session with a tutor from Carroll Community College.

Personalized Computer Classes
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Westminster Branch Library
3:00 PM - Add to Outlook calendar  |  Add to Google calendar
For Adults
Registration for this event begins 2/26/2013.
Would you like to set up an e-mail account? Learn how to use the Internet? What about Facebook? Or Microsoft Word? We can teach you about these things and more. Bring your own laptop to practice on or use one of our computers for your hour-long session with a tutor from Carroll Community College.

Get Help with Your Gadgets!
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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.

Anime, Manga, and Gaming
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Mount Airy Branch Library
6:00 PM - Add to Outlook calendar  |  Add to Google calendar
For ages 11 - 17
Looking for a place to meet with fellow otaku? Join us to watch, draw, and discuss your favorite anime and manga. We may also get into cosplay, webcomics, video games, and other aspects of Japanese culture. Refreshments will be served.

Starting Vegetables from Seeds
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Taneytown Branch Library
6:30 PM - Add to Outlook calendar  |  Add to Google calendar
For Adults
Have you ever wanted to start your own vegetable plants from seeds? Please join Master Gardeners Christina Pensinger and Winona Peterson as they show you how! Learn when to start your seeds for spring planting, which seeds need to be started early and which can be planted directly into the ground. This presentation is sponsored by the University of Maryland Extension and is part of the Grow It, Eat It initiative.

In the Spirit of Good Health
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Finksburg Branch Library
6:45 PM - Add to Outlook calendar  |  Add to Google calendar
For Adults
In the U.S. more than 33 million Americans suffer from bladder control problems. Symptoms may include the constant need to go, sudden strong urges, the occasional “whoops” when you laugh, cough, or sneeze. Join Urologist Dr. Andrew Shapiro at the Finksburg Branch Library for an informative health talk about bladder control conditions. This program is designed for women. Call 1-800-466-5595 to RSVP.

4th Annual Black-Eyed Susan Book Award Celebration
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Eldersburg Branch Library
7:00 PM - Add to Outlook calendar  |  Add to Google calendar
For All Ages
Join us for a fabulous party to celebrate the award that encourages children statewide to read quality, contemporary literature and then vote on their favorite. A storytime at 7 pm will feature nominated picture books read by local school media specialists. Other activities include planting your own Black-Eyed Susan seed, crafts, and face painting. Refreshments will be served.

Evening Storytime: My Garden
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Westminster Branch Library
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.

Filing Basics for the Home
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North Carroll Branch Library
7:00 PM - Add to Outlook calendar  |  Add to Google calendar
For Adults
Is your paperwork piling up? Join Cheryl Osterhouse of In Order for Life as she discusses the basics of file management and how to take care of a major source of clutter in your home. You will learn how to create a workable filing system and maintain
it. Plus you will learn ways to adapt the general structure to your specific household.