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Upcoming Events

Check Currents or the Calendar of Events site for more events.

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Preschool Vision Screening
Taneytown Branch
Wednesday, September 18, 2019 - 9:00am - 12:30pm
Ages: 2 - 5
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This free vision screening for preschool-aged children will test for lazy eye, nearsightedness, farsightedness, and depth perception. Children must be accompanied by an adult caregiver. In partnership with the Deer Park Lions Club.

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Family Storytime
Finksburg Branch
Wednesday, September 18, 2019 - 11:00am - 12:00pm
Ages: Birth - 8
More information
We’ll share books, stories, rhymes, music, and movement. Come talk, sing, read, write, and play together in a format appropriate for young children. 

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Read and Play
Westminster Branch
Wednesday, September 18, 2019 - 11:00am - 12:00pm
Ages: Birth - 24 Months
More information
Join your little one at a storytime featuring interactive books, rhymes, music, and movement, followed by playgroup activities which allow children to practice skills and socialize.

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Read and Play
Taneytown Branch
Wednesday, September 18, 2019 - 11:00am - 12:00pm
Ages: Birth - 24 Months
More information
Join your little one at a storytime featuring interactive books, rhymes, music, and movement, followed by playgroup activities which allow children to practice skills and socialize.

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Twos and Threes Together
Eldersburg Branch
Wednesday, September 18, 2019 - 11:00am - 12:00pm
Ages: 2 - 3
More information
This lively, fast-paced storytime for young children includes books, songs, fingerplays, and movement.

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Mount Airy Book Discussion Group: The Spy
Mount Airy Branch
Wednesday, September 18, 2019 - 1:00pm - 2:00pm
Ages: Adults
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This month's title is The Spy by Paolo Coelho.  

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Ready, Set, School!
Finksburg Branch
Wednesday, September 18, 2019 - 1:30pm - 2:30pm
Ages: 3 - 6
More information
An independent storytime that prepares children for school. Fun, hands-on activities will teach listening, pre-reading, math, movement, music, and art skills.

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Open Exploration
Eldersburg Branch
Wednesday, September 18, 2019 - 3:00pm - 8:00pm
Ages: 6 - 17
More information
Drop in for self-directed use of our makerspace resources during our unstaffed open lab hours. Check https://library.carr.org/programs/explorationpoint.asp for a full list of the equipment and software available.

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Pajama Party Storytime
Finksburg Branch
Wednesday, September 18, 2019 - 6:30pm - 7:30pm
Ages: Birth - 8
More information
Wear your pajamas, bring your favorite stuffed animal, and listen to stories before bed. This storytime introduces stories through books, songs, and activities appropriate for young children.

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Pajama Party Storytime
Taneytown Branch
Wednesday, September 18, 2019 - 6:30pm - 7:30pm
Ages: Birth - 8
More information
Wear your pajamas, bring your favorite stuffed animal, and listen to stories before bed. This storytime introduces stories through books, songs, and activities appropriate for young children.

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Dreamcatcher Necklace
Finksburg Branch
Wednesday, September 18, 2019 - 6:30pm - 8:00pm
Ages: Adults
Registration and more information
Learn how to create a dreamcatcher necklace wire wrapping and beading techniques. All supplies will be provided. 

 

 

 

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Pajama Party Storytime
North Carroll Branch
Wednesday, September 18, 2019 - 6:45pm - 7:45pm
Ages: Birth - 8
More information
Wear your pajamas, bring your favorite stuffed animal, and listen to stories before bed. This storytime introduces stories through books, songs, and activities appropriate for young children.

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Deep Relaxation Class
Eldersburg Branch
Wednesday, September 18, 2019 - 7:00pm - 8:00pm
Ages: 13 - Adults, Adults
Registration and more information
Experience the benefits of a deep relaxation session in this inwardly focused yoga class. Through gentle asanas (comfortable stretching), Yoga Nidra (deep relaxation), an introduction to pranayama (breathing practices), and meditation, we work from the physical body to the subtle bodies, restoring and inviting peace to our being. No experience necessary. Please bring a mat and a blanket.

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Hooked on Crochet
Eldersburg Branch
Wednesday, September 18, 2019 - 7:00pm - 8:30pm
Ages: 11 - Adults, Adults
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Join Caroline Brocato in this friendly crochet group that is open to both beginners and experienced crocheters alike. Those new to crocheting should bring a size J hook and a light colored, worsted weight yarn to the class.

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Family Storytime
Taneytown Branch
Thursday, September 19, 2019 - 9:45am - 10:45am
Ages: Birth - 8
More information
We’ll share books, stories, rhymes, music, and movement. Come talk, sing, read, write, and play together in a format appropriate for young children. 

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Read and Play
Eldersburg Branch
Thursday, September 19, 2019 - 9:45am - 10:45am
Ages: Birth - 24 Months
More information
Join your little one at a storytime featuring interactive books, rhymes, music, and movement, followed by playgroup activities which allow children to practice skills and socialize.

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Twos and Threes Together
Finksburg Branch
Thursday, September 19, 2019 - 9:45am - 10:45am
Ages: 2 - 3
More information
This lively, fast-paced storytime for young children includes books, songs, fingerplays, and movement.

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Twos and Threes Together
Mount Airy Branch
Thursday, September 19, 2019 - 10:00am - 10:30am
Ages: 2 - 3
More information
This lively, fast-paced storytime for young children includes books, songs, fingerplays, and movement.

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Family Storytime
North Carroll Branch
Thursday, September 19, 2019 - 10:00am - 11:00am
Ages: Birth - 8
More information
We’ll share books, stories, rhymes, music, and movement. Come talk, sing, read, write, and play together in a format appropriate for young children. 

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Twos and Threes Together
Westminster Branch
Thursday, September 19, 2019 - 10:00am - 11:00am
Ages: 2 - 3
More information
This lively, fast-paced storytime for young children includes books, songs, fingerplays, and movement.

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Family Storytime
North Carroll Branch
Thursday, September 19, 2019 - 11:00am - 12:00pm
Ages: Birth - 8
More information
We’ll share books, stories, rhymes, music, and movement. Come talk, sing, read, write, and play together in a format appropriate for young children. 

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Read and Play
Finksburg Branch
Thursday, September 19, 2019 - 11:00am - 12:00pm
Ages: Birth - 24 Months
More information
Join your little one at a storytime featuring interactive books, rhymes, music, and movement, followed by playgroup activities which allow children to practice skills and socialize.

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Read and Play
Westminster Branch
Thursday, September 19, 2019 - 11:00am - 12:00pm
Ages: Birth - 24 Months
More information
Join your little one at a storytime featuring interactive books, rhymes, music, and movement, followed by playgroup activities which allow children to practice skills and socialize.

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Twos and Threes Together
Eldersburg Branch
Thursday, September 19, 2019 - 11:00am - 12:00pm
Ages: 2 - 3
More information
This lively, fast-paced storytime for young children includes books, songs, fingerplays, and movement.

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Open Exploration
Eldersburg Branch
Thursday, September 19, 2019 - 3:00pm - 8:00pm
Ages: 6 - 17
More information
Drop in for self-directed use of our makerspace resources during our unstaffed open lab hours. Check https://library.carr.org/programs/explorationpoint.asp for a full list of the equipment and software available.

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Family Storytime
Westminster Branch
Thursday, September 19, 2019 - 4:00pm - 5:00pm
Ages: Birth - 8
More information
We’ll share books, stories, rhymes, music, and movement. Come talk, sing, read, write, and play together in a format appropriate for young children. 

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Tween TIME
Taneytown Branch
Thursday, September 19, 2019 - 4:00pm - 5:30pm
Ages: 8 - 12
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Tween TIME is discovery time. Drop in to the Teen Zone to try out something new each month: tech, games, crafts, arts.

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Transitioning to Medicare Part 1
North Carroll Branch
Thursday, September 19, 2019 - 5:30pm - 6:30pm
Ages: Adults
More information
Are you or someone you care about eligible for Medicare? Come and find out how to make the most of your Medicare health benefits. There are many decisions to make when you are transitioning on to Medicare. This seminar will cover what the four parts of Medicare (Parts A, B, C, and D) are, Medicare Supplement (Medigap) plans, available preventive services, and how to protect yourself from healthcare fraud. Also covered will be Medicare Savings Programs, which help pay for Medicare beneficiary out-of-pocket costs. These are not all low-income programs. Presented by the Carroll County State Health Insurance Assistance Program/Senior Medicare Patrol.

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Taneytown Book Club: The Gown
Taneytown Branch
Thursday, September 19, 2019 - 6:00pm - 7:00pm
Ages: Adults
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This month's selection is The Gown: A Novel of the Royal Wedding by Jennifer Robson.

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Teen Advisory Board
Finksburg Branch
Thursday, September 19, 2019 - 6:00pm - 7:00pm
Ages: 12 - 17
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Join the Teen Advisory Board! Share your opinions and ideas about programs and materials you'd like to see at the Finksburg Branch. Earn service hours while helping your library!

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Max Brallier & The Last Kids on Earth
Offsite
Thursday, September 19, 2019 - 6:30pm - 8:30pm
Ages: All Ages
More information
$15 includes ONE copy of THE LAST KIDS ON EARTH & THE MIDNIGHT BLADE and UP TO THREE TICKETS

Purchase tickets at any CCPL branch or online at https://library.carr.org/max


Presented by A Likely Story Bookstore and Carroll County Public Library

Celebrate the NETFLIX premiere of Max Brallier's THE LAST KIDS ON EARTH series! Max Brallier is the New York Times and USA Today bestselling author of more than thirty books and games. He writes stuff, reads stuff, plays too many video games, watches too many movies, and eats too many nachos. In addition to THE LAST KIDS ON EARTH, Max has also written the EERIE ELEMENTARY and GALACTIC HOT DOGS series, as well as multiple LEGO, CARTOON NETWORK, and ADVENTURE TIME titles. 

THE LAST KIDS ON EARTH is a cross between DIARY OF A WIMPY KID and the THE WALKING DEAD, in which a band of suburban middle schoolers play video games, gorge themselves on candy, and battle zombies in the aftermath of the monster apocalypse. 

For all ages. Additional books will be available for purchase from A Likely Story Bookstore. Please, no outside books in signing line. 

Special thanks to Century High School, CCPS. 

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Gentle Yoga
Eldersburg Branch
Thursday, September 19, 2019 - 7:00pm - 8:00pm
Ages: 13 - Adults, Adults
Registration and more information
This gentle yoga class, taught by Rebecca Berg, is designed to allow students of various abilities and physical conditions to comfortably develop his or her own yoga practice. There are many appealing aspects of yoga, including increased flexibility, relaxation, strength, improved balance, as well as stress and pain relief. No experience necessary. Please wear comfortable clothing; bring a mat and a blanket.

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Get to Know Your Library
North Carroll Branch
Thursday, September 19, 2019 - 7:00pm - 8:30pm
Ages: All Ages
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Are you new to the area, or just new to the library? Find out all that CCPL has to offer at this event! Libraries are not just books and quiet anymore. Did you know that CCPL offers programs for all ages, wifi, internet access, 3D printing, and passport services? Of course, we also have many great books, DVDs, video games, and CDs, but were you aware of our digital services allowing you to download books, audiobooks, music, and movies to your devices? Need a GoPro for your next vacation? You can reserve one and check it out here! And wait, there's even more! And it's all here in your community library!

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Hearing Screening
North Carroll Branch
Friday, September 20, 2019 - 9:00am - 12:00pm
Ages: 3 - Adults, Adults
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Free hearing screenings at the library. No reservations are needed; however, these are popular events so be sure to arrive by 11:00 AM to guarantee your screening is completed by noon. Adult must be present with the child; no additional children are allowed in the screening room. Offered in partnership between local Lions Clubs and Healthy Hearing and Balance in Westminster. For more information, contact Lion Barbara at 410-795-3167.

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Family Storytime
Mount Airy Branch
Friday, September 20, 2019 - 10:00am - 10:30am
Ages: Birth - 8
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We’ll share books, stories, rhymes, music, and movement. Come talk, sing, read, write, and play together in a format appropriate for young children. 

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Play Baby Play!
Eldersburg Branch
Friday, September 20, 2019 - 10:00am - 11:00am
Ages: Birth - 24 Months
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You're invited to a morning playgroup just for little ones! Come enjoy an opportunity to move around, socialize, play with toys, practice gross motor skills on our baby obstacle course, and enjoy music. Perfect for active babies and toddlers!

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Read and Play
North Carroll Branch
Friday, September 20, 2019 - 10:00am - 11:00am
Ages: Birth - 24 Months
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Join your little one at a storytime featuring interactive books, rhymes, music, and movement, followed by playgroup activities which allow children to practice skills and socialize.

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Where's Pluto?
Finksburg Branch
Friday, September 20, 2019 - 10:00am - 11:00am
Ages: 3 - Adults, Adults
Registration and more information
Have you ever looked up at the sky and wondered what it’s like up there? Have you ever thought about how fascinating and unique all of the planets are? Your questions may be answered in the children’s play, Where’s Pluto? The smallest planet suddenly disappeared, and the other planets need your help to find Pluto and reunite their family. Come join the quest and maybe find something else along the way! Playwright Samantha Jenkins is a current CCC major and this is the world premiere of her fun play.

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Family Storytime
Mount Airy Branch
Friday, September 20, 2019 - 11:00am - 11:30am
Ages: Birth - 8
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We’ll share books, stories, rhymes, music, and movement. Come talk, sing, read, write, and play together in a format appropriate for young children. 

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Itty Bitty Scientists: Leaves, Apples, and Fall Fun
Taneytown Branch
Friday, September 20, 2019 - 11:00am - 12:00pm
Ages: 2 - 5
Registration and more information
Learn about apples and leaves though a variety of hands-on activities. Experience the wonders of fall by measuring, comparing, observing, and problem-solving using things we see in autumn.

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Recycled Magazine Picture Frame
Eldersburg Branch
Friday, September 20, 2019 - 1:30pm - 4:30pm
Ages: Adults
Registration and more information
Decorate your own picture frame using straws and paper strips from magazines. You can display your favorite picture in your handmade frame when finished. All materials will be provided.

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Memory Writing
Mount Airy Branch
Friday, September 20, 2019 - 2:00pm - 3:00pm
Ages: Adults
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Join us as we recall fond memories and free-write, creating a journal for others (and ourselves) to enjoy!  Each month holds a different topic.

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LEGO® Creations
Mount Airy Branch
Friday, September 20, 2019 - 2:30pm - 3:30pm
Ages: 5 - Adults
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Want to build a castle? Or a spaceship? Or something totally new and different? Join us for a LEGO® program where you can build whatever you would like! We supply the blocks and you supply the creativity! Bring your dad or your mom and build together!

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Cuentos Bilingües/ Bilingual Storytime
Finksburg Branch
Saturday, September 21, 2019 - 10:00am - 11:00am
Ages: Birth - 11
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¿Hable espanol? Compartiremos libros, cuentos, rimas, música y movimiento en inglés y español. Venga a hablar, cantar, leer y crear juntos en un formato apropiado para niños pequeños.

Do you speak Spanish? We’ll share books, stories, rhymes, music and movement in English and Spanish. Come talk, sing, read, and create together in a format appropriate for young children.

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Family STEM Saturdays at the Library: Catapults
North Carroll Branch
Saturday, September 21, 2019 - 10:00am - 11:00am
Ages: 4 - Adults, Adults
Registration and more information
Explore different ways to make a catapult. You will have the opportunity to launch projectiles at a variety of targets using the catapults that you build. These programs encourage parents/caregivers to participate with their children. It is required that an adult accompany children ages 6 and younger. Only children need to register.

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Ask a Master Gardener
Eldersburg Branch
Saturday, September 21, 2019 - 10:00am - 11:30am
Ages: All Ages
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Do you have a question you'd like to ask a University of Maryland Extension Master Gardener? Bring plant samples or photos for identification or diagnosis to an Ask a Master Gardener plant clinic. Get advice on veggies, landscape plants, insects, lawns, and more. Pick up publications from the University or borrow library books, too!

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Saturday Storytime
Mount Airy Branch
Saturday, September 21, 2019 - 11:00am - 11:30am
Ages: Birth - 8
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We’ll share books, stories, rhymes, music, and movement. Come talk, sing, read, write, and play together in a format appropriate for young children. 

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Ahoy Pirates!
Eldersburg Branch
Saturday, September 21, 2019 - 11:00am - 12:00pm
Ages: 2 - 6
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Arrrgh...you ready to be a pirate? Come join us as we celebrate International Talk Like a Pirate Day! Read stories, sing sea shanties, and make pirate crafts.

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Open Exploration
Eldersburg Branch
Saturday, September 21, 2019 - 1:00pm - 4:00pm
Ages: 6 - 17
More information
Drop in for self-directed use of our makerspace resources during our unstaffed open lab hours. Check https://library.carr.org/programs/explorationpoint.asp for a full list of the equipment and software available.

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Mount Airy History 101: Reminisce with Oscar
Offsite
Saturday, September 21, 2019 - 1:30pm - 3:00pm
Ages: All Ages
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Longtime Mount Airy resident Oscar Baker will educate and entertain with stories and information about Mount Airy history as we tour our fine town by bus! Space is limited. Contact the Mount Airy Main Street Association at www.mountairymainstreet.org for further details.

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Dying to Live
Eldersburg Branch
Saturday, September 21, 2019 - 2:00pm - 3:00pm
Ages: 17 - Adults, Adults
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Mental illness affects one in five Americans every year. Local author Teena Wilkerson has written a book detailing her intimate struggles with depression along with some tools that are helping her along her journey. 

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Hero Dogs: Service Dogs for America's Heroes
Mount Airy Branch
Saturday, September 21, 2019 - 2:00pm - 3:00pm
Ages: All Ages
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Hero Dogs, a local volunteer organization that raises dogs for veterans and first responders will be at the Mount Airy Branch. We will learn all about the organization, its history and importance for our community, and have a chance to see some Hero Dogs in action!

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Sunday Music in the Library
Eldersburg Branch
Sunday, September 22, 2019 - 1:00pm - 3:00pm
Ages: All Ages
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9/8: Lydia Bandy (piano/harp)

9/15: Elaine Bryant (harp)

9/22: Ghost Sugar at 1 PM (bluegrass band) & Chris Reynolds at 2:30 PM (guitar)

9/29: Kendalyn Korth (harp)

10/6: Chris Reynolds (guitar)

10/13: Lydia Bandy (piano/harp)

10/20: Elaine Bryant (harp)

10/27: Ghost Sugar at 1 PM (bluegrass band) & Rob Caswell at 2:30 PM (dulcimer)

11/3: Chris Reynolds(guitar)

11/10: Lydia Bandy (piano/harp)

11/17: Elaine Bryant (harp)

11/24: Rob Caswell (dulcimer) 

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Shaking Hands with History
Eldersburg Branch
Sunday, September 22, 2019 - 1:30pm - 4:30pm
Ages: All Ages
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Shake hands with history during this fun, interactive event. Uncover your own family heritage with help from a qualified Historical Society of Carroll County researcher, meet a soldier from the Civil War, dig up local community history, or make a history-inspired craft. With hands-on activities for everyone, you will be able to connect the past to the present and you might even learn something new! 

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Cupcake Decorating with Tara
Westminster Branch
Sunday, September 22, 2019 - 3:00pm - 4:00pm
Ages: Adults
Registration and more information
Come join us for an afternoon of fun and learn to decorate designer-type cupcakes with internationally recognized sugar artist Tara Bobart. You'll even get to take home your sweet creations and impress your family and friends.

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Read and Play
Westminster Branch
Monday, September 23, 2019 - 9:30am - 10:30am
Ages: Birth - 24 Months
More information
Join your little one at a storytime featuring interactive books, rhymes, music, and movement, followed by playgroup activities which allow children to practice skills and socialize.

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Family Storytime
Eldersburg Branch
Monday, September 23, 2019 - 9:45am - 10:45am
Ages: Birth - 8
More information
We’ll share books, stories, rhymes, music, and movement. Come talk, sing, read, write, and play together in a format appropriate for young children. 

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Read and Play
Mount Airy Branch
Monday, September 23, 2019 - 9:45am - 10:45am
Ages: Birth - 24 Months
More information
Join your little one at a storytime featuring interactive books, rhymes, music, and movement, followed by playgroup activities which allow children to practice skills and socialize.

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Meetup Mondays
North Carroll Branch
Monday, September 23, 2019 - 10:00am - 12:00pm
Ages: All Ages
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Get together at the library for a fun social time for you and your children. We’ll provide the space, toys, and activities, you provide the fun. Play is an important part of developing early literacy skills. Learn and make new friends at the same time!

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Ready, Set, School!
Westminster Branch
Monday, September 23, 2019 - 10:30am - 11:30am
Ages: 3 - 6
More information
An independent storytime that prepares children for school. Fun, hands-on activities will teach listening, pre-reading, math, movement, music, and art skills.

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Ask a Master Gardener
North Carroll Branch
Monday, September 23, 2019 - 10:30am - 12:30pm
Ages: Adults
More information
Drop in and bring your questions about fall and winter gardening to a Carroll County Master Gardener. Pick up tips, handouts and more!

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Family Storytime
Eldersburg Branch
Monday, September 23, 2019 - 11:00am - 12:00pm
Ages: Birth - 8
More information
We’ll share books, stories, rhymes, music, and movement. Come talk, sing, read, write, and play together in a format appropriate for young children. 

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Shake, Rattle, and Read
Mount Airy Branch
Monday, September 23, 2019 - 11:00am - 12:00pm
Ages: 2 - 5
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Explore dancing, singing, and shaking your sillies out at this movement-based program. Older siblings welcome.

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Open Exploration
Eldersburg Branch
Monday, September 23, 2019 - 3:00pm - 8:00pm
Ages: 6 - 17
More information
Drop in for self-directed use of our makerspace resources during our unstaffed open lab hours. Check https://library.carr.org/programs/explorationpoint.asp for a full list of the equipment and software available.

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Transitioning to Medicare Part I
Taneytown Branch
Monday, September 23, 2019 - 5:30pm - 7:30pm
Ages: Adults
More information
Are you or someone you care about eligible for Medicare? Come and find out how to make the most of your Medicare health benefits. There are many decisions to make when you are transitioning on to Medicare. This seminar will cover what the four parts of Medicare (Parts A, B, C, and D) are, Medicare Supplement (Medigap) plans, Medicare Advantage plans, available preventative services, and how to protect yourself from healthcare fraud. We will cover Medicare Savings Programs, which help pay for Medicare beneficiary out-of-pocket costs. These are not all low-income programs. Presented by the Carroll County State Health Insurance Assistance Program/Senior Medicare Patrol. 

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Self-Publishing: Tricks, Tips, and More
Eldersburg Branch
Monday, September 23, 2019 - 6:30pm - 7:30pm
Ages: Adults
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Husband and wife, Ed and Claudette Bard worked as a team and published not one, but two books. Ed will review in detail how to economically self-publish, reviewing the ins and outs of that process. Claudette will speak about the finished product with a reading from one of her works, Negro Island Light. Books will be offered for sale and signing. 

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Card Camp
Finksburg Branch
Monday, September 23, 2019 - 6:30pm - 8:30pm
Ages: Adults
Registration and more information
Create your own greeting cards with the library's collection of rubber stamps. Examples and supplies for three cards will be provided. And best of all, if you want to continue crafting, you can check out a stamp set and take it home!

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North Carroll Book Discussion Group: What the Eyes Don't See
North Carroll Branch
Monday, September 23, 2019 - 6:30pm - 8:30pm
Ages: Adults
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This month's book is the 2019 One Maryland One Book selection What the Eyes Don't See: A Story of Crisis, Resistance, and Hope in an American City by Dr. Mona Hanna-Attisha.

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Carroll Beer Week Kickoff
Offsite
Monday, September 23, 2019 - 7:00pm - 8:30pm
Ages: Adults
Registration and more information
CCPL will help kick off Carroll Beer Week at Maggie’s Restaurant with a presentation and panel discussion featuring Chris Sands of UnCapped Podcast at the Frederick News-Post. Registration required, seating is limited.

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Mount Airy History 101: Civil War History
Offsite
Monday, September 23, 2019 - 7:00pm - 8:30pm
Ages: All Ages
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Civil War history presented from the perspective of a husband/wife team. The husband will describe his life on the battlefront while the wife describes life at home at the same time.

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Read and Play
Eldersburg Branch
Tuesday, September 24, 2019 - 9:45am - 10:45am
Ages: Birth - 24 Months
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Join your little one at a storytime featuring interactive books, rhymes, music, and movement, followed by playgroup activities which allow children to practice skills and socialize.

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Read and Play
Finksburg Branch
Tuesday, September 24, 2019 - 9:45am - 10:45am
Ages: Birth - 24 Months
More information
Join your little one at a storytime featuring interactive books, rhymes, music, and movement, followed by playgroup activities which allow children to practice skills and socialize.

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Twos and Threes Together
Taneytown Branch
Tuesday, September 24, 2019 - 9:45am - 10:45am
Ages: 2 - 3
More information
This lively, fast-paced storytime for young children includes books, songs, fingerplays, and movement.

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Family Storytime
Mount Airy Branch
Tuesday, September 24, 2019 - 10:00am - 10:30am
Ages: Birth - 8
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We’ll share books, stories, rhymes, music, and movement. Come talk, sing, read, write, and play together in a format appropriate for young children. 

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Let's Move
Westminster Branch
Tuesday, September 24, 2019 - 10:00am - 11:00am
Ages: 2 - 5
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Our regular, theme-based storytime with a twist. There will be age appropriate stories, songs and a learning activity along with the opportunity to get up and get moving!

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Move & Learn
North Carroll Branch
Tuesday, September 24, 2019 - 10:00am - 11:00am
Ages: 2 - 6
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A theme-based storytime featuring an age-appropriate story, songs, and learning activities, with a concentration on creative movement.

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Family Storytime
Mount Airy Branch
Tuesday, September 24, 2019 - 11:00am - 11:30am
Ages: Birth - 8
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We’ll share books, stories, rhymes, music, and movement. Come talk, sing, read, write, and play together in a format appropriate for young children. 

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Move & Learn
North Carroll Branch
Tuesday, September 24, 2019 - 11:00am - 12:00pm
Ages: 2 - 6
More information

A theme-based storytime featuring an age-appropriate story, songs, and learning activities, with a concentration on creative movement.

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Read and Play
Westminster Branch
Tuesday, September 24, 2019 - 11:00am - 12:00pm
Ages: Birth - 24 Months
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Join your little one at a storytime featuring interactive books, rhymes, music, and movement, followed by playgroup activities which allow children to practice skills and socialize.

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Twos and Threes Together
Eldersburg Branch
Tuesday, September 24, 2019 - 11:00am - 12:00pm
Ages: 2 - 3
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This lively, fast-paced storytime for young children includes books, songs, fingerplays, and movement.

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Twos and Threes Together
Finksburg Branch
Tuesday, September 24, 2019 - 11:00am - 12:00pm
Ages: 2 - 3
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This lively, fast-paced storytime for young children includes books, songs, fingerplays, and movement.

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Breastfeeding Support Group
Eldersburg Branch
Tuesday, September 24, 2019 - 12:30pm - 2:30pm
Ages: Adults
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Breastfeeding can be challenging and emotional for new moms. Come share, support, socialize and help one another in a non-judgmental environment. Siblings welcome. This support group is led by Susan Weyer, RN, IBCLC. A scale is available for pre and post weights.

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Open Exploration
Eldersburg Branch
Tuesday, September 24, 2019 - 3:00pm - 8:00pm
Ages: 6 - 17
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Drop in for self-directed use of our makerspace resources during our unstaffed open lab hours. Check https://library.carr.org/programs/explorationpoint.asp for a full list of the equipment and software available.

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How to Homebrew Beer
Offsite
Tuesday, September 24, 2019 - 6:00pm - 7:00pm
Ages: Adults
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Join Jesse from Brewery Fire and Tim from Pipe the Side to learn from the experts what supplies and equipment you will need and receive some helpful advice for getting started in home brewing.

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Yoga with Syeda
Finksburg Branch
Tuesday, September 24, 2019 - 6:30pm - 7:30pm
Ages: Adults
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Strengthen your body, sharpen your mind, soothe your spirit. Follow Syeda through a series of postures and guided imageries. Beginner to intermediate. Register to reserve a space.

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Pajama Party Storytime
Westminster Branch
Tuesday, September 24, 2019 - 7:00pm - 8:00pm
Ages: Birth - 8
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Wear your pajamas, bring your favorite stuffed animal, and listen to stories before bed. This storytime introduces stories through books, songs, and activities appropriate for young children.

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Mount Airy History 101: The Revolutionary War
Mount Airy Branch
Tuesday, September 24, 2019 - 7:00pm - 8:30pm
Ages: All Ages
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A local historian will give a presentation on how the Revolutionary War affected life in Maryland.

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Writing Group
Eldersburg Branch
Wednesday, September 25, 2019 - 9:15am - 11:15am
Ages: Adults
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Writers of all levels and genres are invited to join our weekly writing group. It is a flexible, drop-in, stay as long as you like, environment. The primary goal is to dedicate quiet time away from the daily chaos to make consistent progress on your novel or children's book. Periodically, per group consensus, some time will be spent brainstorming, critiquing, and sharing knowledge about upcoming events and the book publishing industry.

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Read and Play
Mount Airy Branch
Wednesday, September 25, 2019 - 9:45am - 10:45am
Ages: Birth - 24 Months
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Join your little one at a storytime featuring interactive books, rhymes, music, and movement, followed by playgroup activities which allow children to practice skills and socialize.

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Read and Play
Eldersburg Branch
Wednesday, September 25, 2019 - 9:45am - 10:45am
Ages: Birth - 24 Months
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Join your little one at a storytime featuring interactive books, rhymes, music, and movement, followed by playgroup activities which allow children to practice skills and socialize.

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Ready, Set, School!
Taneytown Branch
Wednesday, September 25, 2019 - 9:45am - 10:45am
Ages: 3 - 6
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An independent storytime that prepares children for school. Fun, hands-on activities will teach listening, pre-reading, math, movement, music, and art skills.

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Family Storytime
North Carroll Branch
Wednesday, September 25, 2019 - 10:00am - 11:00am
Ages: Birth - 8
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We’ll share books, stories, rhymes, music, and movement. Come talk, sing, read, write, and play together in a format appropriate for young children. 

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Twos and Threes Together
Westminster Branch
Wednesday, September 25, 2019 - 10:00am - 11:00am
Ages: 2 - 3
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This lively, fast-paced storytime for young children includes books, songs, fingerplays, and movement.

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Twos and Threes Together
Mount Airy Branch
Wednesday, September 25, 2019 - 11:00am - 11:30am
Ages: 2 - 3
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This lively, fast-paced storytime for young children includes books, songs, fingerplays, and movement.

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Family Storytime
Finksburg Branch
Wednesday, September 25, 2019 - 11:00am - 12:00pm
Ages: Birth - 8
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We’ll share books, stories, rhymes, music, and movement. Come talk, sing, read, write, and play together in a format appropriate for young children. 

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Read and Play
Westminster Branch
Wednesday, September 25, 2019 - 11:00am - 12:00pm
Ages: Birth - 24 Months
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Join your little one at a storytime featuring interactive books, rhymes, music, and movement, followed by playgroup activities which allow children to practice skills and socialize.

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Read and Play
Taneytown Branch
Wednesday, September 25, 2019 - 11:00am - 12:00pm
Ages: Birth - 24 Months
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Join your little one at a storytime featuring interactive books, rhymes, music, and movement, followed by playgroup activities which allow children to practice skills and socialize.

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Twos and Threes Together
Eldersburg Branch
Wednesday, September 25, 2019 - 11:00am - 12:00pm
Ages: 2 - 3
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This lively, fast-paced storytime for young children includes books, songs, fingerplays, and movement.

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