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Upcoming Events

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

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Down on the Farm: Farm Equipment
Online
Tuesday, July 7, 2020 - 1:00pm - 1:15pm
Ages:
More information
Head down to the farm with us! Each week we’ll learn something new about farm life, from equipment to animals.

https://www.facebook.com/taneytownlibrary/

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Artificial Intelligence with Archi Marrapu
Online
Tuesday, July 7, 2020 - 1:00pm - 2:00pm
Ages: 6 - 17
Registration and more information
Archi Marrapu speaks about the importance of STEM for girls and young women. Archi is passionate about artificial intelligence and can help girls understand AI basics to help them understand its future role in society. Please prepare to enter the Zoom meeting fifteen minutes early.

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School Age Fun with Ms. Erin
Online
Tuesday, July 7, 2020 - 2:00pm - 2:15pm
Ages: 6 - 12
More information
Join Ms. Erin as she brings some fun for school-age kids from the library to your home! We'll talk about books, games, crafts, and lots more!

https://www.facebook.com/mountairylibrary/

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Gettysburg Goofballs Tips and Tricks
Online
Tuesday, July 7, 2020 - 2:00pm - 3:00pm
Ages: 11 - 17
Registration and more information
Runaway with the circus without even leaving your home! Circus veteran Lance Windish will teach you juggling, object balancing, and clowning basics in this online course.

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A Harp in Time
Online
Tuesday, July 7, 2020 - 7:00pm - 8:00pm
Ages: All Ages
Registration and more information
Harpist, Elaine Bryant will present an hour-long history tour of famous pieces of music, such as Greensleeves, Pachelbel’s Canon, and Fur Elise, and the fascinating people behind them.

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Play and Learn at Home with Ms. Robin
Online
Wednesday, July 8, 2020 - 9:30am - 9:45am
Ages: 2 - 6
More information
Join Ms. Robin for songs, movement, and activities to do together and ideas to expand the learning at home with your child.

https://www.facebook.com/mountairylibrary/

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Magic with Mike Rose: Magic Coins
Online
Wednesday, July 8, 2020 - 10:00am - 10:30am
Ages: All Ages
More information
Be amazed by the magic of Mike Rose! Every day this week Mike Rose will be performing magic that will delight and surprise!

View on the following library Facebook pages:

https://www.facebook.com/carrollcountypubliclibrary/

https://www.facebook.com/eldersburglibrary/

https://www.facebook.com/FinksburgLibrary/

https://www.facebook.com/mountairylibrary/

https://www.facebook.com/northcarroll/

https://www.facebook.com/taneytownlibrary/

https://www.facebook.com/WestminsterBranchLibrary/

 

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Teddy Bear Picnic Storytime with Ms. Kelley
Online
Wednesday, July 8, 2020 - 10:30am - 10:45am
Ages: Birth - 5
More information
Corky invites you and your favorite stuffed animal friend to come along on a teddy bear picnic!

https://www.facebook.com/ccploutreach/

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Imagination Time
Online
Wednesday, July 8, 2020 - 11:00am - 11:15am
Ages: All Ages
More information
Join us for activity ideas of inquiry, problem-solving, engagement, and creativity. There will be something different to do every day!

https://www.facebook.com/taneytownlibrary/

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What To Read Wednesdays: Miss Julia Knows a Thing or Two
Online
Wednesday, July 8, 2020 - 12:00pm - 12:30pm
Ages: Adults
More information
Welcome to What To Read Wednesdays! Grab your lunch and listen to North Carroll Staff, serve you up some great selections for readers and listeners of all tastes. We'll supply the main dish, you just bring an appetite for reading.

This week we will be featuring Miss Julia Knows a Thing or Two by Ann B. Ross.

https://www.facebook.com/northcarroll/

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Virtual Mario Kart Tournament
Online
Wednesday, July 8, 2020 - 2:00pm - 3:00pm
Ages: 8 - 17
More information
We miss our gaming programs, so we're having a virtual gaming tournament! Use your Nintendo Switch and Mario Kart 8 game for some fun. Join the CCPL Tournament with gaming code 3437-2051-5115

https://www.facebook.com/eldersburglibrary/

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Deep Relaxation Class Online
Online
Wednesday, July 8, 2020 - 6:30pm - 7:30pm
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. If possible have a mat and a blanket available.

CCPL and Bryan Nupp assume no responsibility for injuries suffered while participating in this online program.

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Sock Hop with Ms. Maria
Online
Wednesday, July 8, 2020 - 7:00pm - 7:15pm
Ages: Birth - 8
More information
Join Ms. Maria for games and silly sock hoppin'!

https://www.facebook.com/mountairylibrary/

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Family Fun with Miss Lori
Online
Thursday, July 9, 2020 - 9:30am - 10:00am
Ages: Birth - 8
More information
Join Miss Lori for storytime fun! We'll share stories, songs, movement, and activities. Meet Miss Lori's special storytime helper - Leo!

https://www.facebook.com/taneytownlibrary/

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Magic with Mike Rose: Aladdin’s Lamp
Online
Thursday, July 9, 2020 - 10:00am - 10:30am
Ages: All Ages
More information
Be amazed by the magic of Mike Rose! Every day this week Mike Rose will be performing magic that will delight and surprise!

View on the following library Facebook pages:

https://www.facebook.com/carrollcountypubliclibrary/

https://www.facebook.com/eldersburglibrary/

https://www.facebook.com/FinksburgLibrary/

https://www.facebook.com/mountairylibrary/

https://www.facebook.com/northcarroll/

https://www.facebook.com/taneytownlibrary/

https://www.facebook.com/WestminsterBranchLibrary/

 

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Fun Food
Online
Thursday, July 9, 2020 - 10:30am - 10:45am
Ages: Birth - 8
More information
Join Miss Beth to create a simple fun foodie snack and learn about some fun snacks you can make yourself.

https://www.facebook.com/northcarroll/

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Imagination Time
Online
Thursday, July 9, 2020 - 11:00am - 11:15am
Ages: All Ages
More information
Join us for activity ideas of inquiry, problem-solving, engagement, and creativity. There will be something different to do every day!

https://www.facebook.com/taneytownlibrary/

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Storytime with Ms. Barbara
Online
Thursday, July 9, 2020 - 11:00am - 11:15am
Ages: Birth - 8
More information
Join Ms. Barbara for songs, stories, and movement.

https://www.facebook.com/FinksburgLibrary

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Exploding Moon Rocks
Online
Thursday, July 9, 2020 - 1:00pm - 1:30pm
Ages: 5 - 10
More information
Have you ever wondered what types of rocks there are on the moon? Join University of Maryland Extension staff to learn all about moon rocks, including an experiment where we can see what happens to the rocks when they are exposed to chemicals from planet Earth! We’ll learn what moon rocks are made of, what they look like, and where you can see REAL moon rocks here on Earth!

https://www.facebook.com/taneytownlibrary/

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Indoor Camping with Ms. Jess
Online
Thursday, July 9, 2020 - 2:00pm - 2:30pm
Ages: 2 - 10
More information
Join us to learn some tips for setting up a super fun campsite in your living room. No bug spray required!

https://www.facebook.com/eldersburglibrary/

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Imagine Your Story: Jess Keating
Online
Thursday, July 9, 2020 - 6:30pm - 7:30pm
Ages: All Ages
More information
Join us for a live author event with Jess Keating on our CCPL Facebook page. As a zoologist and author, Jess Keating has been sprayed by skunks, bitten by crocodiles, and victim of the dreaded paper cut. Her books blend science, humor, and creativity, and include the acclaimed My Life Is a Zoo middle-grade trilogy and award-winning picture books, like Shark Lady and Pink Is for Blobfish. Her new book, Eat Your Rocks, Croc!, features hilarious stories, charming illustrations, and awesome true facts that will leave young readers enthralled by the real world of the animal kingdom. Presented by CCPL and A Likely Story Bookstore

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Gentle Yoga Online
Online
Thursday, July 9, 2020 - 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. We may not use all of them in each class, but if possible have a blanket, bolster or pillows, strap, scarf, or soft belt and 2 blocks or books.

CCPL and Rebecca Berg assume no responsibility for injuries suffered while participating in this online program.

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Jack & the Vox Concert: Census 2020 Carroll Counts
Online
Thursday, July 9, 2020 - 7:00pm - 8:00pm
Ages: 6 - Adults, Adults
Registration and more information
Join ukulele-toting-mouth-trumpeting-songster, Victoria Vox, and guitar-slinging-singing-jokester, Jack Maher, for an online concert to support making Carroll count in the 2020 Census. The Census is important, easy to fill out online, by phone or mail, and is safe and confidential! This program is sponsored by the Carroll County Complete Count Committee and Carroll County Public Library. To take the survey go to https://my2020census.gov/ or call 410-386-2512 or 844-330-2020 for more information.

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Fairy Tale Fridays with Miss Renee
Online
Friday, July 10, 2020 - 9:30am - 10:00am
Ages: Birth - 8
More information
Join the storytelling fun as we share fairy, folk, and nursery tales. Short, humorous stories are selected to get kids interacting. They are fun-filled with silly situations and crazy characters. Get ready to howl like a hungry wolf, trip-trap like a billy goat, and crow like a rooster as we set off on adventures from around the world!

https://www.facebook.com/taneytownlibrary/

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Silly Summer with Corky and Ms. Lana
Online
Friday, July 10, 2020 - 10:00am - 10:15am
Ages: Birth - 5
More information
What is Corky up to now? Tune in to play, sing, and learn in silly ways this summer as Corky finds new ways to be silly and laugh with friends!

https://www.facebook.com/ccploutreach/

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Magic with Mike Rose: The Money Stick
Online
Friday, July 10, 2020 - 10:00am - 10:30am
Ages: All Ages
More information
Be amazed by the magic of Mike Rose! Every day this week Mike Rose will be performing magic that will delight and surprise!

View on the following library Facebook pages:

https://www.facebook.com/carrollcountypubliclibrary/

https://www.facebook.com/eldersburglibrary/

https://www.facebook.com/FinksburgLibrary/

https://www.facebook.com/mountairylibrary/

https://www.facebook.com/northcarroll/

https://www.facebook.com/taneytownlibrary/

https://www.facebook.com/WestminsterBranchLibrary/

 

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Little Hands Signing: Family Signs
Online
Friday, July 10, 2020 - 10:30am - 11:00am
Ages: Birth - 8
Registration and more information
Sing, sign, play, and learn basic American Sign Language for summer in this fun, hands-on storytime for the whole family. Signing storyteller Kathy MacMillan is the author of Nita's First Signs and Little Hands & Big Hands: Children and Adults Signing Together.

This program will be presented in spoken English. To request accommodations, please contact aknight@carr.org

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Pizza Party with Ms. Erin
Online
Friday, July 10, 2020 - 11:00am - 11:15am
Ages:
More information
Put on your party hats and join Ms. Erin for all things pizza-related!

https://www.facebook.com/mountairylibrary/

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Animal Crossing: New Horizons
Online
Friday, July 10, 2020 - 2:00pm - 3:00pm
Ages: 10 - 17
Registration and more information
Grab your Nintendo Switch and join our island for fishing, a bug catching contest, and some hide and seek. We will be using Zoom to chat so be sure to register.

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Friday Fix with Ms. Mandy
Online
Friday, July 10, 2020 - 3:00pm - 3:15pm
Ages: All Ages
More information
Looking for some book recommendations? Join us for the Friday Fix! Ms. Mandy will choose a new category each week and share some books. 

https://www.facebook.com/FinksburgLibrary/

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Bees, Beekeeping, and You - Online!
Online
Saturday, July 11, 2020 - 10:00am - 11:00am
Ages: 7 - Adults, Adults
More information
Learn about honeybees, beekeeping, and supporting our wild bees and other pollinators with an online virtual presentation and Q&A from Nicole Yakas and the Central Maryland Beekeepers Association.

https://www.facebook.com/FinksburgLibrary/

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What's Cookin' Taneytown?
Online
Saturday, July 11, 2020 - 11:00am - 12:00pm
Ages: All Ages
More information
Join us for easy and inexpensive recipes you are sure to love.

https://www.facebook.com/taneytownlibrary/

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STEAM Fun with Ms. Anna
Online
Saturday, July 11, 2020 - 2:00pm - 2:30pm
Ages: All Ages
More information
Join Ms. Anna from Exploration Point! to learn some fun science experiments you can try at home!

https://www.facebook.com/eldersburglibrary/

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Free Spirit Book Club: America's First Daughter
Online
Saturday, July 11, 2020 - 2:00pm - 3:00pm
Ages: Adults
Registration and more information
Do you enjoy reading and talking about books? Then our book discussion group is for you! This month's book is America's First Daughter by Stephanie Dray and Laura Kamoie.

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PAWS to Stream
Online
Saturday, July 11, 2020 - 2:00pm - 3:00pm
Ages: 4 - Adults, Adults
More information
Come wag a tail and relax with fuzzy pet friends! 

https://www.facebook.com/FinksburgLibrary/

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Silly Quick Picks in a Park
Online
Sunday, July 12, 2020 - 1:00pm - 1:15pm
Ages: Birth - 8
More information
Where is Ms. Amy reading today? See if you can guess, as she recommends some of her favorite silly picture books. Maybe you'll even find a new place to visit and read!

https://www.facebook.com/taneytownlibrary/

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Yoga for Everyone Online
Online
Sunday, July 12, 2020 - 1:30pm - 2:30pm
Ages: 13 - Adults, Adults
Registration and more information
This class in the Hatha Yoga tradition is suitable for many different levels and abilities. Therapeutic elements of yoga will be included. The class ends with a deep relaxation Yoga Nidra. Please wear comfortable clothing and bring a mat or towel.

CCPL and Emily Martin assume no responsibility for injuries suffered while participating in this online program.

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Healthy Bites Cooking Class
Online
Sunday, July 12, 2020 - 4:00pm - 4:30pm
Ages: 13 - Adults, Adults
More information
Looking for timely, accessible recipes and nutrition information? Join Carroll Hospital community nutrition educator Bridgette Bostic, R.D.N., for Healthy Bites with Bridgette, a new online cooking class!

View on the following library Facebook pages on Sunday, July 12 at 4pm:

https://www.facebook.com/carrollcountypubliclibrary/

https://www.facebook.com/eldersburglibrary/

https://www.facebook.com/FinksburgLibrary/

https://www.facebook.com/mountairylibrary/

https://www.facebook.com/northcarroll/

https://www.facebook.com/taneytownlibrary/

https://www.facebook.com/WestminsterBranchLibrary/

Bridgette will be cooking a delicious and nutritious Pineapple Siracha Tofu (or Chicken or Pork) along with farro and swiss chard. For information about other cooking classes Carroll Hospital is offering weekly call 410-871-7000.

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Music Mondays with Ms. Amy
Online
Monday, July 13, 2020 - 10:00am - 10:30am
Ages: Birth - 5
More information
Get movin' & groovin' with Ms. Amy!  

https://www.facebook.com/taneytownlibrary/

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Shake, Rattle, and Rhyme with Ms. Angie
Online
Monday, July 13, 2020 - 10:00am - 10:30am
Ages: Birth - 5
More information
Join us for some rhymes, stories, and movement.

https://www.facebook.com/eldersburglibrary/

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Imagination Time
Online
Monday, July 13, 2020 - 11:00am - 11:15am
Ages: All Ages
More information
Join us for activity ideas of inquiry, problem-solving, engagement, and creativity. There will be something different to do every day!

https://www.facebook.com/taneytownlibrary/

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I Miss Your Face Zoom Storytime
Online
Monday, July 13, 2020 - 11:00am - 12:00pm
Ages: 3 - 6
Registration and more information
Ms. Barbara misses your face! Join her in a zoom storytime. Registration will close one hour prior to storytime. Can't wait to see you!!

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Folk & Fairy Tale Maker Monday
Online
Monday, July 13, 2020 - 2:00pm - 2:30pm
Ages: 4 - 10
More information
Create something new with us as we enjoy tales from long ago. Different stories will be featured each week. 

https://www.facebook.com/WestminsterBranchLibrary/

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Teen Central with the Mount Airy Branch
Online
Monday, July 13, 2020 - 2:00pm - 2:30pm
Ages:
More information
Join the Mount Airy Branch staff every 2nd and 4th Monday afternoon all summer long for special programming just for tweens and teens! Teen topics and activities will include everything under the sun.

https://www.facebook.com/mountairylibrary/

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Star Wars Trivia Night
Online
Monday, July 13, 2020 - 7:00pm - 7:30pm
Ages: 7 - Adults, Adults
Registration and more information
Prove your knowledge of a galaxy far, far away during this trivia quiz!

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Boredom Buster Crafts
Online
Tuesday, July 14, 2020 - 9:00am - 10:00am
Ages: Birth - 5
Registration and more information
Register to pick up a boredom buster craft at the ELDERSBURG BRANCH LIBRARY. As a bonus, they can be used in conjunction with our storytimes. Crafts will be available Wednesdays during Express Pickup.

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Tuesday Tales with Miss Kayla
Online
Tuesday, July 14, 2020 - 9:30am - 10:00am
Ages: Birth - 5
More information
Join Miss Kayla for stories, activities, and craft ideas.

https://www.facebook.com/taneytownlibrary/

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Hay Baling with Ms. Erin, Eating Hay with Root Beer and Sassafras
Online
Tuesday, July 14, 2020 - 10:00am - 10:15am
Ages: 4 - 9
More information
Ms. Erin helps out on the neighborhood farm. It’s time to bale the hay and get it in the barn before it rains. Join Ms. Erin on the 1955 Farmall tractor, in the hay wagon, and in the hayloft. Take a look at the teeth of Root Beer and Sassafras to learn how they eat hay. 

https://www.facebook.com/ccploutreach/

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Tongue Twister Tuesday
Online
Tuesday, July 14, 2020 - 10:00am - 10:15am
Ages: Birth - 8
More information
Are they up for the challenge? Enjoy tongue twisters by your favorite library staff. Watch every Tuesday to see how silly they really sound.

https://www.facebook.com/northcarroll

 

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Ask a Master Gardener
Online
Tuesday, July 14, 2020 - 10:00am - 11:00am
Ages: 13 - Adults, Adults
More information
Have a plant or pest question? Want helpful tips and advice on growing a productive and beautiful garden? Join a live stream presentation from the University of Maryland Extension Agents. Questions may be submitted in advance to the Eldersburg Branch Library's Facebook page.

https://www.facebook.com/eldersburglibrary/ 

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Imagination Time
Online
Tuesday, July 14, 2020 - 11:00am - 11:15am
Ages: All Ages
More information
Join us for activity ideas of inquiry, problem-solving, engagement, and creativity. There will be something different to do every day!

https://www.facebook.com/taneytownlibrary/

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Origami Tuesday: Flapping Paper Plane
Online
Tuesday, July 14, 2020 - 12:00pm - 1:00pm
Ages: 8 - Adults, Adults
More information
Today we're doing that childhood classic, the paper plane! I wanted to show you a really cool one, that actually flaps it's wings up and down while it's flying!

https://www.facebook.com/taneytownlibrary/

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Down on the Farm: Meet Cassi & Kay’s Critters
Online
Tuesday, July 14, 2020 - 1:00pm - 1:15pm
Ages:
More information
Head down to the farm with us! Each week we’ll learn something new about farm life, from equipment to animals.

https://www.facebook.com/taneytownlibrary/

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Mystery in the Mist ONLINE Paint Program
Online
Tuesday, July 14, 2020 - 2:00pm - 3:00pm
Ages: 11 - 17
More information
No magic or detective skills needed; this painting program is open to new artists and seasoned pros alike. Join us to create a mythically inspired masterpiece.  

https://www.facebook.com/FinksburgLibrary

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Hot Dog Man: Episode 3
Online
Wednesday, July 15, 2020 - 10:00am - 10:15am
Ages: Birth - 9
More information
Mr. Chris is still a human hot dog. Using library resources, Mr. Chris discovers fun activities that he can do indoors as he searches for a cure.

https://www.facebook.com/ccploutreach/

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Shake, Rattle, and Rhyme with Ms. Patsy
Online
Wednesday, July 15, 2020 - 10:00am - 10:30am
Ages: Birth - 5
More information
Join us for some rhymes, stories, and movement.

https://www.facebook.com/eldersburglibrary/

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Imagination Time
Online
Wednesday, July 15, 2020 - 11:00am - 11:15am
Ages: All Ages
More information
Join us for activity ideas of inquiry, problem-solving, engagement, and creativity. There will be something different to do every day!

https://www.facebook.com/taneytownlibrary/

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What To Read Wednesdays: The Book Woman of Troublesome Creek and The Giver of Stars
Online
Wednesday, July 15, 2020 - 12:00pm - 12:30pm
Ages: Adults
More information
Welcome to What To Read Wednesdays! Grab your lunch and listen to North Carroll Staff, serve you up some great selections for readers and listeners of all tastes. We'll supply the main dish, you just bring an appetite for reading.

This week we will be featuring The Book Woman of Troublesome Creek by Kim Michele Richardson and The Giver of Stars by Jojo Moyes.

https://www.facebook.com/northcarroll/

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Mount Airy Online Book Discussion Group
Online
Wednesday, July 15, 2020 - 1:00pm - 2:00pm
Ages: Adults
Registration and more information
We will be discussing Autopsy of a Boring Wife by Marie-Renee Lavoie, as well as any good books we have read since our last meeting.

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Imagine Your Story Fitness
Online
Wednesday, July 15, 2020 - 2:00pm - 2:15pm
Ages: 3 - 9
More information
Imagine your story through physical activities. Join physical education teacher Chris Vaughn and take a journey in different physical challenges based on storybook characters and themes.

https://www.facebook.com/WestminsterBranchLibrary/

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Virtual Coding Camp: Binary Code Bracelets
Online
Wednesday, July 15, 2020 - 2:00pm - 2:30pm
Ages: 6 - Adults, Adults
Registration and more information
Register to pick up a craft kit and learn to code your own jewelry! In this online STEAM craft tutorial from Exploration Point!, learn how to use beads to spell your name or any other words in binary code and create a customized bracelet using only beads and string!

Craft kits are available for this program! After registering, participants will receive an email informing them when and where they may pick up a bag of craft supplies through Express Pickup! Starting on July 15th, watch the pre-recorded video to learn how to make a binary code bracelet using your craft kit!

Craft kits will be available through Express Pickup at the Eldersburg Branch. 

https://www.facebook.com/eldersburglibrary/

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Deep Relaxation Class Online
Online
Wednesday, July 15, 2020 - 6:30pm - 7:30pm
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. If possible have a mat and a blanket available.

CCPL and Bryan Nupp assume no responsibility for injuries suffered while participating in this online program.

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Pajama Storytime with Sam Wedelich
Online
Wednesday, July 15, 2020 - 7:30pm - 8:30pm
Ages: All Ages
More information
Join us for a pajama storytime with Sam Wedelich, creator of Chicken Little: The Real and Totally True Tale. Presented Live on the CCPL Facebook Page. Sam is also a cartoonist, illustrator, and designer. Presented by CCPL and A Likely Story Bookstore.

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Mr. Rogers Storytime
Online
Thursday, July 16, 2020 - 9:30am - 9:45am
Ages: Birth - 8
More information
Join Ms. Maria as she celebrates one of her heroes, the beloved Mr. Rogers.

https://www.facebook.com/mountairylibrary/

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Family Fun with Miss Lori
Online
Thursday, July 16, 2020 - 9:30am - 10:00am
Ages: Birth - 8
More information
Join Miss Lori for storytime fun! We'll share stories, songs, movement, and activities. Meet Miss Lori's special storytime helper - Leo!

https://www.facebook.com/taneytownlibrary/

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Hooray for Hats!
Online
Thursday, July 16, 2020 - 10:00am - 10:15am
Ages: Birth - 5
More information
Bring your favorite hat and join Ms. Denise and Corky as we look at different kinds of hats….even some silly ones. Get ready to toss your hat high into the air!

https://www.facebook.com/ccploutreach/

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Summer Sillies Live with Ms. Steph
Online
Thursday, July 16, 2020 - 10:00am - 10:30am
Ages: Birth - 5
Registration and more information
Join Ms. Steph for some rhymes, stories, and movement.

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Fun Food
Online
Thursday, July 16, 2020 - 10:30am - 10:45am
Ages: Birth - 8
More information
Join Miss Beth to create a simple fun foodie snack and learn about some fun snacks you can make yourself.

https://www.facebook.com/northcarroll/

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Imagination Time
Online
Thursday, July 16, 2020 - 11:00am - 11:15am
Ages: All Ages
More information
Join us for activity ideas of inquiry, problem-solving, engagement, and creativity. There will be something different to do every day!

https://www.facebook.com/taneytownlibrary/

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Imagine Your Story Fitness
Online
Thursday, July 16, 2020 - 11:00am - 11:15am
Ages: 3 - 9
More information
Imagine your story through physical activities. Join physical education teacher Chris Vaughn and take a journey in different physical challenges based on storybook characters and themes.

https://www.facebook.com/mountairylibrary/

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Storytime with Ms. Barbara
Online
Thursday, July 16, 2020 - 11:00am - 11:15am
Ages: Birth - 8
More information
Join Ms. Barbara for songs, stories, and movement.

https://www.facebook.com/FinksburgLibrary

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Page Turner Adventure: Imagine Your Underwater Story
Online
Thursday, July 16, 2020 - 11:00am - 11:30am
Ages: All Ages
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It’s time to get wet and wild with this underwater comedy show featuring everyone’s favorite small but mighty superheroes, Melvin the Mantis Shrimp and Agatha the Axolotl. Learn tons of weird watery fun facts playing our trivia game show, and everyone can cool off with our sandpaper craft, paper towel tube rainsticks, and bubble art. Older kids will love hydro-dipping as they create one-of-a-kind designs in this creative craze that’s sweeping YouTube.

We have two amazing writers this week. Author, poet, storyteller, and former librarian, Shutta Crum will make it rain with her book Thunder-Boomer! and author/illustrator Janeen Mason will wow us with her Ocean Commotion series. Our guest performer, Burl the Bubble Guy comes to us all the way from Cologne, Germany! And he will blow your mind with an awesome bubble show.

https://www.facebook.com/eldersburglibrary/

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Perfect Paints
Online
Thursday, July 16, 2020 - 6:30pm - 7:30pm
Ages: Adults
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Join us for a fun night of painting! Attendees will complete a simple design with the guidance of a demonstrator.

https://www.facebook.com/taneytownlibrary/

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Gentle Yoga Online
Online
Thursday, July 16, 2020 - 7:00pm - 8:00pm
Ages: 13 - Adults, Adults
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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. We may not use all of them in each class, but if possible have a blanket, bolster or pillows, strap, scarf, or soft belt and 2 blocks or books.

CCPL and Rebecca Berg assume no responsibility for injuries suffered while participating in this online program.

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Fairy Tale Fridays with Miss Renee
Online
Friday, July 17, 2020 - 9:30am - 10:00am
Ages: Birth - 8
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Join the storytelling fun as we share fairy, folk, and nursery tales. Short, humorous stories are selected to get kids interacting. They are fun-filled with silly situations and crazy characters. Get ready to howl like a hungry wolf, trip-trap like a billy goat, and crow like a rooster as we set off on adventures from around the world!

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Little Hands Signing: Food Signs
Online
Friday, July 17, 2020 - 10:00am - 11:00am
Ages: Birth - 8
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Sing, sign, play, and learn basic American Sign Language for summer in this fun, hands-on storytime for the whole family. Signing storyteller Kathy MacMillan is the author of Nita's First Signs and Little Hands & Big Hands: Children and Adults Signing Together.

This program will be presented in spoken English. To request accommodations, please contact aknight@carr.org

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Exploring Outer Space with Ms. Erin
Online
Friday, July 17, 2020 - 11:00am - 11:15am
Ages:
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Explore outer space from the comfort of your own home with our very own NASA Solar System Ambassador, Ms. Erin!

https://www.facebook.com/mountairylibrary/

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Imagine Your Story Fitness
Online
Friday, July 17, 2020 - 1:30pm - 1:45pm
Ages: 3 - 9
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Imagine your story through physical activities. Join physical education teacher Chris Vaughn and take a journey in different physical challenges based on storybook characters and themes.

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DIY Friday with the Mount Airy Branch
Online
Friday, July 17, 2020 - 2:00pm - 2:30pm
Ages:
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Hey teens! Join Mount Airy Branch staff for lit-themed crafting! Tune in to see what book-related activity we'll be creating. If you miss out, past DIY Fridays will be posted on the CCPL YouTube channel for your crafting pleasure. Gather up whatever supplies you can find around your home and get ready for some lit fun! This week join Ms. Maria to learn how to make cool chew toys for your BFF (best furry friend)!

https://www.facebook.com/mountairylibrary/

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Friday Fix with Ms. Mandy
Online
Friday, July 17, 2020 - 3:00pm - 3:15pm
Ages: All Ages
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Looking for some book recommendations? Join us for the Friday Fix! Ms. Mandy will choose a new category each week and share some books. 

https://www.facebook.com/FinksburgLibrary/

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What's Cookin' Taneytown?
Online
Saturday, July 18, 2020 - 11:00am - 12:00pm
Ages: All Ages
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Join us for easy and inexpensive recipes you are sure to love.

https://www.facebook.com/taneytownlibrary/

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Imagine Your Story Fitness
Online
Saturday, July 18, 2020 - 2:00pm - 2:15pm
Ages: 3 - 9
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Imagine your story through physical activities. Join physical education teacher Chris Vaughn and take a journey in different physical challenges based on storybook characters and themes.

https://www.facebook.com/FinksburgLibrary/

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Virtual Coding Camp: Code a Scratch Game
Online
Saturday, July 18, 2020 - 2:00pm - 2:30pm
Ages: All Ages
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Learn how to make your own video game on Scratch! Ms. Anna will show you how to use block coding to make a simple chase game with Scratch!

https://www.facebook.com/eldersburglibrary/

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The Art of Classical Guitar
Online
Saturday, July 18, 2020 - 2:00pm - 3:00pm
Ages: 10 - Adults, Adults
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Join Dr. Candice Mowbray, lecturer and concert artist, as she takes an appreciative look at the history of the classical guitar, sharing stories of its great players, composers, and music. Enjoy a discussion, live demonstration, and historic and modern recordings in a presentation that is sure to engage new listeners as well as current fans of the genre. 

Appearing as a soloist, chamber musician, and guest lecturer, Dr. Mowbray has been a featured artist for festivals and concert series in Philadelphia, Toronto, Washington D.C., Baltimore, and Los Angeles. She earned a Doctorate of Musical Arts in classical guitar performance from Shenandoah Conservatory and has taught for several colleges in the Mid-Atlantic region. Her recent CD, Reverie, was named a Top 10 Pick of the Year by Classical Guitar Magazine and has been featured on radio programs including In Tune on BBC Radio 3, and her writings have been published in magazines such as Soundboard and Prodigies. For more information, visit www.candicemowbray.com. 

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Silly Quick Picks in a Park
Online
Sunday, July 19, 2020 - 1:00pm - 1:15pm
Ages: Birth - 8
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Where is Ms. Amy reading today? See if you can guess, as she recommends some of her favorite silly picture books. Maybe you'll even find a new place to visit and read!

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Overbooked Book Talks
Online
Sunday, July 19, 2020 - 4:00pm - 4:30pm
Ages: Adults
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Too overbooked to commit to an online book club? Join Kari from the Mount Airy Branch to hear a quick review of some of her newest favorite reads. Focusing on a new title each month, perfect for group or individual reading enjoyment. Learn how to read it in easy to access ebook format or how to place a hold with our Express Service. No worries if you skip or miss a talk, all past book talks will be archived on the CCPL YouTube channel!

https://www.facebook.com/mountairylibrary/

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Play and Learn at Home with Ms. Robin
Online
Monday, July 20, 2020 - 9:30am - 9:45am
Ages: 2 - 6
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Join Ms. Robin for songs, movement, and activities to do together and ideas to expand the learning at home with your child.

https://www.facebook.com/mountairylibrary/

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Music Mondays with Ms. Amy
Online
Monday, July 20, 2020 - 10:00am - 10:30am
Ages: Birth - 5
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Get movin' & groovin' with Ms. Amy!  

https://www.facebook.com/taneytownlibrary/

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Imagination Time
Online
Monday, July 20, 2020 - 11:00am - 11:15am
Ages: All Ages
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Join us for activity ideas of inquiry, problem-solving, engagement, and creativity. There will be something different to do every day!

https://www.facebook.com/taneytownlibrary/

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How Do Sharks Float?
Online
Monday, July 20, 2020 - 1:00pm - 2:00pm
Ages: 5 - 12
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Ms. Kira from the UMD Extension Program will conduct a neat experiment where you will learn how sharks stay afloat all the time in water.

https://www.facebook.com/FinksburgLibrary

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Folk & Fairy Tale Maker Monday
Online
Monday, July 20, 2020 - 2:00pm - 2:30pm
Ages: 4 - 10
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Create something new with us as we enjoy tales from long ago. Different stories will be featured each week. 

https://www.facebook.com/WestminsterBranchLibrary/

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Disney Trivia Night
Online
Monday, July 20, 2020 - 7:00pm - 7:30pm
Ages: 7 - Adults, Adults
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Be our guest for a trivia quiz all about Disney and Pixar films!

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Caregiver Solutions Network: Developing Stronger Caregivers for Tomorrow
Online
Monday, July 20, 2020 - 7:00pm - 8:30pm
Ages: Adults
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Where support group meets strategy and solution building, these sessions are designed for family caregivers of older adults who have dementia. Join Kellie McThenia, CDP, Gerontologist, for an evening of meaningful discussion and strategy development to help in your caregiving journey. You'll have the opportunity to engage in peer networking with other family caregivers in a supportive environment while creating strategies that may help you better care for your loved one. Topics discussed will focus on what is shared by peers.

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Boredom Buster Crafts
Online
Tuesday, July 21, 2020 - 9:00am - 10:00am
Ages: Birth - 5
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Register to pick up a boredom buster craft at the ELDERSBURG BRANCH LIBRARY. As a bonus, they can be used in conjunction with our storytimes. Crafts will be available Wednesdays during Express Pickup.

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Baby Signs: Today I Feel...
Online
Tuesday, July 21, 2020 - 9:30am - 9:45am
Ages: Birth - 8
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How do you feel today? Join Ms. Maria to learn how to sign your feelings!

https://www.facebook.com/mountairylibrary/

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Shake, Rattle, and Rhyme with Ms. Lynne
Online
Tuesday, July 21, 2020 - 9:30am - 10:00am
Ages: Birth - 5
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Join us for some rhymes, stories, and movement.

https://www.facebook.com/eldersburglibrary/

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Tuesday Tales with Miss Kayla
Online
Tuesday, July 21, 2020 - 9:30am - 10:00am
Ages: Birth - 5
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Join Miss Kayla for stories, activities, and craft ideas.

https://www.facebook.com/taneytownlibrary/

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Tongue Twister Tuesday
Online
Tuesday, July 21, 2020 - 10:00am - 10:15am
Ages: Birth - 8
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Are they up for the challenge? Enjoy tongue twisters by your favorite library staff. Watch every Tuesday to see how silly they really sound.

https://www.facebook.com/northcarroll

 

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Ask a Master Gardener
Online
Tuesday, July 21, 2020 - 10:00am - 11:00am
Ages: 13 - Adults, Adults
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Have a plant or pest question? Want helpful tips and advice on growing a productive and beautiful garden? Join a live stream presentation from the University of Maryland Extension Agents. Questions may be submitted in advance to the Eldersburg Branch Library's Facebook page.

https://www.facebook.com/eldersburglibrary/ 

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Imagination Time
Online
Tuesday, July 21, 2020 - 11:00am - 11:15am
Ages: All Ages
More information
Join us for activity ideas of inquiry, problem-solving, engagement, and creativity. There will be something different to do every day!

https://www.facebook.com/taneytownlibrary/

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What's in the Treasure Box? with Mr. Max
Online
Tuesday, July 21, 2020 - 11:00am - 11:15am
Ages: 3 - Adults, Adults
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Mr. Max found a magic treasure box full of surprises - what will be inside this week? Join us and see!

https://www.facebook.com/FinksburgLibrary/

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Origami Tuesday: Ice Cream Cone
Online
Tuesday, July 21, 2020 - 12:00pm - 1:00pm
Ages: 8 - Adults, Adults
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To help beat the summer heat, we're making a nice cool treat! Learn to how to fold your one Ice Cream Cone today!

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Down on the Farm: Meet Max & Sophia’s Farm Animals
Online
Tuesday, July 21, 2020 - 1:00pm - 1:15pm
Ages:
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Head down to the farm with us! Each week we’ll learn something new about farm life, from equipment to animals.

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