Program listing for Monday April 1, 2013

Read and Play
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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
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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: My Garden
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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.

Come Learn with Me @ the Library: Math
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North Carroll Branch Library
10:30 AM - Add to Outlook calendar  |  Add to Google calendar
For ages Birth - 5
Please join us for a playgroup for children and their caretakers to learn and play together! This special program will feature a variety of play centers and will include time for reading, artwork, lots of play and plenty of surprises, all while building skill development and school readiness! Children 3 and under must be accompanied by an adult caregiver. In partnership with the Kiwanis Club of Westminster.

On My Own: Bugs
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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: My Garden
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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: Letter M
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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.

Food Fun: How Dirty Are We?
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Taneytown Branch Library
1:00 PM - Add to Outlook calendar  |  Add to Google calendar
For ages 8 - 15
Registration for this event begins 3/18/2013.
Join the fun as we learn how dirty we really are, examine "imaginary" germs, and learn to keep ourselves and our food safe and healthy. Prepare a delicious snack! Presented by the University of Maryland Extension. Refreshments will be served.

Movies @ Your Library: Frankenweenie
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Eldersburg Branch Library
1:00 PM - Add to Outlook calendar  |  Add to Google calendar
For ages 8 - Adults
This film is a heartwarming tale about a boy and his dog. After unexpectedly losing his beloved dog Sparky, young Victor harnesses the power of science to bring his best friend back to life—with just a few minor adjustments. He tries to hide his home-sewn creation, but when Sparky gets out, Victor's fellow students, teachers, and the entire town all learn that getting a new "leash on life" can be monstrous. Rated PG. Run time 87 minutes. Refreshments will be served.

Drop-In Computer Basics
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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.

Sushi & Frushi for Kids!
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Eldersburg Branch Library
4:00 PM - Add to Outlook calendar  |  Add to Google calendar
For ages 6 - 11
Registration for this event begins 3/18/2013.
Chef Nikki will teach you how to make California style sushi, plus a fun fruit sushi for a new
dessert! Nikki McGowan created Cannelloni Kids Cooking School in 2008. Chef Nikki has developed
culinary programs that are in over 40 institutions and organizations. Now, at the encouragement of
families that have welcomed CKCS into their homes, CKCS is proud to open their first food studio!
CKCS Foods Studio is excited to bring their culinary programs to Carroll County. Have you seen the
lime green building on Liberty Road in Eldersburg? That’s CKCS! Refreshments will be served. Only kids need to register.

Russian Language Tutoring
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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.

Teen Advisory Board
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Taneytown Branch Library
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.

Pajama Stories
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Eldersburg Branch Library
6:30 PM - Add to Outlook calendar  |  Add to Google calendar
For All Ages
There is nothing better than bedtime stories with cookies and milk. Wear your PJs to this cozy storytime. Children 3 and under must be accompanied by an adult caregiver. Refreshments will be served.

Peeps Parade
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Mount Airy Branch Library
6:30 PM - Add to Outlook calendar  |  Add to Google calendar
For ages 11 - 17
Registration for this event begins 3/18/2013.
Peeps are going undercover! Celebrate spring break with us by disguising these sugary treats as your
favorite characters from books or movies - even disguise them as your friends! Then place them in a
diorama you design.

Digital Photo Books
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Finksburg Branch Library
7:00 PM - Add to Outlook calendar  |  Add to Google calendar
For ages 13 - Adults
Registration for this event begins 3/18/2013.
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.

North Carroll Knitters Night
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North Carroll Branch Library
7:00 PM - Add to Outlook calendar  |  Add to Google calendar
For Adults
Knitters and crocheters are all welcome to join this monthly gathering to share tips, projects, and patterns!