Program listing for Monday June 23, 2014

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.

Sidewalk Chalk Spectacular
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Finksburg Branch Library
9:30 AM - Add to Outlook calendar  |  Add to Google calendar
For All Ages
Add your own creative touch to the Finksburg Branch Library! Join us Mondays this summer to give our walkways some flare and fun. Program is weather permitting. Children 3 and under must be accompanied by an adult caregiver.

Year-Round Family Storytime: Picnic
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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.

On My Own: Cows
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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: Picnic
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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.

Hot Rod Hamster Storytime
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Finksburg Branch Library
11:00 AM - Add to Outlook calendar  |  Add to Google calendar
For ages 3 - 10
Registration for this event begins 6/9/2014.
Make sure you stop by the Finksburg Branch Library to join us for a special storytime with the lovable Hot Rod Hamster. Don't miss out on all the fun with our favorite furry friend! Children age 3 must be accompanied by an adult caregiver. Only kids need to register.

Read with a Furry Friend
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Westminster Branch Library
1:00 PM - Add to Outlook calendar  |  Add to Google calendar
For ages 4 - 17
Monday afternoons are a time to read to a therapy dog provided by KPETS. Let the dogs help you reach your reading goal this summer – they are wonderful listeners! Weather-permitting, we will meet in the shady park in front of the library. (Rainy days we will meet inside the library.)

Summer Fun Day
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Westminster Branch Library
1:00 PM - Add to Outlook calendar  |  Add to Google calendar
For All Ages
Join us from 1-3 pm for an afternoon of crafts and summer fun to kick off our Summer Reading Program, Fizz Boom Read! Children 3 and under must be accompanied by an adult caregiver.

Bobcats, Beavers, and Bears, Oh My!
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Taneytown Branch Library
2:00 PM - Add to Outlook calendar  |  Add to Google calendar
For ages 7 - 12
Registration for this event begins 6/9/2014.
Join Richard Anderson from the Snyder Foundation for Animals as we learn all about the mammals that live in Maryland. All attendees need to register.

Make a Spray T-Shirt
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Mount Airy Branch Library
2:00 PM - Add to Outlook calendar  |  Add to Google calendar
For ages 11 - 17
Spark a trend with cool spray-painted t-shirts! We'll supply the paint and designs, just bring your own shirt.

Minecraft Mondays
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Eldersburg Branch Library
2:00 PM - Add to Outlook calendar  |  Add to Google calendar
For ages 8 - 17
Registration for this event begins 6/9/2014.
Come play Minecraft with other gamers on our library server.
We'll have different challenges each session, with some in
Creative Mode and some in Survival Mode.

You Scream! I Scream! Let's Make Ice Cream!
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Finksburg Branch Library
2:00 PM - Add to Outlook calendar  |  Add to Google calendar
For ages 8 - 12
Registration for this event begins 6/9/2014.
Don't miss out on the fun of making ice cream in a bag! You will learn everything you ever wanted to know about ice cream. Plus, discover the secret to finding out how skim, 1%, and whole milk differ and which one is the best when making ice cream! Refreshments will be served. This program is presented by a representative of the MD 4-H program.

Minecraft Mondays
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Eldersburg Branch Library
3:30 PM - Add to Outlook calendar  |  Add to Google calendar
For ages 8 - 17
Registration for this event begins 6/9/2014.
Come play Minecraft with other gamers on our library server. We'll have different challenges each session, with some in creative and some in survival.

Taneytown Branch Library Anniversary Day Celebration
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Taneytown Branch Library
6:00 PM - Add to Outlook calendar  |  Add to Google calendar
For All Ages
Join us for an evening of fun as we celebrate our 25th anniversary on Grand Drive! Our evening will culminate with the opening of a time capsule that was placed by Northwest Middle School students in 1989. Children 3 and under must be accompanied by an adult caregiver. Refreshments will be served.

First-Time Home Buyers
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Eldersburg Branch Library
6:30 PM - Add to Outlook calendar  |  Add to Google calendar
For Adults
Join us for this informative session for first-time home buyers. A panel of experts will be on hand to advise you and answer your questions. Topics covered include the mortgage lending process, title company procedures, home inspections, and real estate sale and buying options.

North Carroll Book Discussion Group: Peace Like a River by Leif Enger
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North Carroll Branch Library
6:30 PM - Add to Outlook calendar  |  Add to Google calendar
For Adults
Please join our group for an entertaining and enlightening evening of discussion of this month's book. New members are always welcome!

North Carroll Writers Group
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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 semi-monthly to share our work in a non-judgmental atmosphere. If you would like to learn more, please join us.