Program listing for Saturday September 21, 2013

Saturday Storytime: Forest
Eldersburg Branch Library
9:45 AM - Add to Outlook calendar  |  Add to Google calendar
For All Ages
A theme-based storytime featuring interactive and age-appropriate stories, songs, fingerplays, and activities. Children 3 and under must be accompanied by an adult caregiver.

Read to a Dog
Taneytown Branch Library
10:00 AM - Add to Outlook calendar  |  Add to Google calendar
For ages 5 - 12
Come to the library and read a story to a book-loving dog. Research shows that children enjoy improving their reading skills by practicing reading to animals. Therapy dogs available from 10:00 AM to 12:00 PM.

Read with a Furry Friend
Westminster Branch Library
10:00 AM - Add to Outlook calendar  |  Add to Google calendar
For ages 4 - 17
Registration for this event begins 9/7/2013.
Come ready to read to a Reading Education Assistance Dog provided by KPETS, a pet therapy service organization. Improve your reading skills by sharing a story with a dog who can’t wait to hear you read! Only kids need to register.

Saturday Storytime: Bats
Mount Airy Branch Library
11:00 AM - Add to Outlook calendar  |  Add to Google calendar
For All Ages
A theme-based storytime featuring interactive and age-appropriate stories, songs, fingerplays, and activities. Children 3 and under must be accompanied by an adult caregiver.

Unleash Your Creativity: A Poetry Boot Camp
Eldersburg Branch Library
2:00 PM - Add to Outlook calendar  |  Add to Google calendar
For ages 11 - Adults
Let Baltimore poet Shirley J. Brewer, author of A Little Breast Music and After Words, inspire you with this presentation on poetry elements and craft, her own poetic journey, and suggestions about how to get your work published. The hour will include two short writing prompts to help you unleash your creativity. Time for questions and answers. And Shirley never leaves home without a door prize or two!

Author Chat with Pamela Morsi
Westminster Branch Library
3:00 PM - Add to Outlook calendar  |  Add to Google calendar
For Adults
Join best-selling and award-winning author Pamela Morsi, author of The Lovesick Cure and Bikini Car Wash, as she discusses her career as a published writer.