Program listing for Wednesday April 16, 2014

Ready, Set...School: Green
Taneytown Branch Library
9:45 AM - Add to Outlook calendar  |  Add to Google calendar
For ages 3 - 5
An independent learning time - for children preparing to enter pre-K and kindergarten - with hands-on fun activities which teach listening, pre-reading, math, movement, music, and art skills.

Story Pals: Trains, Boats, & Planes
Eldersburg 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.

Story Pals: Feelings
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: Nocturnal Animals
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: Trains, Boats, & Planes
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.

Bounce into Books
Taneytown Branch Library
11:00 AM - Add to Outlook calendar  |  Add to Google calendar
For ages Birth - 3
Join your little one at a storytime featuring interactive books, rhymes, music, and movement - followed by playgroup activities which allow children to practice play skills while grownups socialize. With an accompanying adult caregiver. Siblings are welcome.

North Carroll Senior Book Discussion Group: A White Wind Blew by James Markert
North Carroll Branch Library
11:00 AM - Add to Outlook calendar  |  Add to Google calendar
For Adults
Please join us for a discussion of this month's book at the North Carroll Senior Center.

Read and Play
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.

Year-Round Family Storytime: My Garden
Finksburg 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.

Mount Airy Book Discussion Group: The Light Between Oceans by M. L. Stedman
Mount Airy Branch Library
1:00 PM - Add to Outlook calendar  |  Add to Google calendar
For Adults
Join us for a discussion of this month's book! The March and April discussions will be held at the Mount Airy Senior Center.

On My Own: My Garden
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.

Homeschoolers' Class: NASA's LADEE Moon Mission
Eldersburg Branch Library
2:00 PM - Add to Outlook calendar  |  Add to Google calendar
For ages 7 - 10
Join the fun in these literature-based science, social studies, math, and language arts programs!

Rainy Day Fun
Westminster Branch Library
2:00 PM - Add to Outlook calendar  |  Add to Google calendar
For ages 3 - 10
Rainy days really can be fun if you know how to be creative. Join us for some creative playtime using household objects. Of course, making playdough is number one on our list. Children age 3 must be accompanied by an adult caregiver.

Teen Time
North Carroll Branch Library
2:00 PM - Add to Outlook calendar  |  Add to Google calendar
For ages 11 - 17
Drop in any time between 2 and 3 for games, crafts, and snacks. Do one activity or do them all! Bring your friends!

Evening Storytime: Green
Taneytown Branch Library
6:30 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.

It’s Time for Peeps!
Eldersburg Branch Library
6:30 PM - Add to Outlook calendar  |  Add to Google calendar
For All Ages
Registration for this event begins 4/2/2014.
Adorable chicks are found throughout the county in farm stores, pet chicken catalogs, children’s books, and advertising in the spring. Is bringing home that cute little ball of fluff a good idea? Are you prepared? Keeping a backyard flock can be a great addition to your family if done correctly. This class will cover getting prepared, how to care for the birds, and what options you have in the community as resources. Children 3 and under must be accompanied by an adult caregiver.

Pajama Party Storytime: Special Program: Peter Rabbit Garden Party
North Carroll Branch Library
6:45 PM - Add to Outlook calendar  |  Add to Google calendar
For All Ages
Wear your pajamas, bring your favorite stuffed animal, and
listen to stories before bed. This storytime, open to all
ages, introduces stories through books, songs, and
activities. Children 3 and under must be accompanied by an
adult caregiver.

Peter Cottontail Garden Party
North Carroll Branch Library
6:45 PM - Add to Outlook calendar  |  Add to Google calendar
For All Ages
Hip-pity, hop-pity down to the library to enjoy bunny stories, a snack, and celebrate with a real rabbit. Children 3 and under must be accompanied by an adult caregiver. Refreshments will be served.

Crochet 911
Eldersburg Branch Library
7:00 PM - Add to Outlook calendar  |  Add to Google calendar
For ages 11 - Adults
Join Caroline Brocato to learn how to crochet. If you know how to crochet, please join the group. Please bring a size J hook and light colored yarn to the class.

Evening Storytime: My Garden
Finksburg 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.