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Upcoming Events

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DINOvember
North Carroll Branch
Thursday, November 14, 2019 - 9:00am - 8:45pm
Ages: All Ages
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Stop by the Service Desk throughout the month of November for a dinosaur scavenger hunt. You never know where the dinosaurs will be hiding or what kind of trouble they've gotten themselves into! You'll receive your own plastic dino as a reward once you find them.  

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Family Storytime
Taneytown Branch
Thursday, November 14, 2019 - 9:45am - 10:45am
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
Eldersburg Branch
Thursday, November 14, 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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Twos and Threes Together
Finksburg Branch
Thursday, November 14, 2019 - 9:45am - 10:45am
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
Thursday, November 14, 2019 - 10:00am - 10:30am
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
North Carroll Branch
Thursday, November 14, 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
Thursday, November 14, 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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Family Storytime
North Carroll Branch
Thursday, November 14, 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
Finksburg Branch
Thursday, November 14, 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
Westminster Branch
Thursday, November 14, 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, November 14, 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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North Carroll Senior Center Thursday Book Club: The Call of the Wild
Offsite
Thursday, November 14, 2019 - 1:00pm - 2:30pm
Ages: Adults
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This month's selection is The Call of the Wild by Jack London.

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Credit Is an Asset
North Carroll Branch
Thursday, November 14, 2019 - 1:30pm - 3:00pm
Ages: Adults
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Learn about your credit report, credit score, and how they affect your ability to borrow money. Find out how to check your credit report and dispute any errors.

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Preschool Science: Five Senses in the Fall
Mount Airy Branch
Thursday, November 14, 2019 - 2:00pm - 2:45pm
Ages: 2 - 5
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Bring all of your senses with you to the library and smell, touch, hear, taste, and see fall. This sensory-based program will promote exploration and foster excitement about the world around us! 

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Family Storytime
Westminster Branch
Thursday, November 14, 2019 - 4:00pm - 5:00pm
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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Beat Saber VR
Finksburg Branch
Thursday, November 14, 2019 - 6:00pm - 7:30pm
Ages: 11 - 17
Registration and more information
Show off your rhythm skills on Beat Saber, a virtual reality block slashing game that will challenge your coordination and musical timing! 

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Teen Advisory Board
Taneytown Branch
Thursday, November 14, 2019 - 6:30pm - 7:30pm
Ages: 12 - 17
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Is there something you'd like to see at your library? Join us and help make it happen! At TAB, you can help create displays, programming, and more. Earn service hours while making a difference in your community. Refreshments will be served.

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Gentle Yoga
Eldersburg Branch
Thursday, November 14, 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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Read to a Dog Friend
North Carroll Branch
Thursday, November 14, 2019 - 7:00pm - 8:00pm
Ages: 4 - 12
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Read to a puppy from  the Seeing Eye Puppy Raising Program. Research shows that reading to an animal can boost reading skills in children as well as help with emotional and social skills.

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DINOvember
North Carroll Branch
Friday, November 15, 2019 - 9:00am - 5:00pm
Ages: All Ages
More information
Stop by the Service Desk throughout the month of November for a dinosaur scavenger hunt. You never know where the dinosaurs will be hiding or what kind of trouble they've gotten themselves into! You'll receive your own plastic dino as a reward once you find them.  

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Family Storytime
Mount Airy Branch
Friday, November 15, 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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Looking at Leaves
Westminster Branch
Friday, November 15, 2019 - 10:00am - 11:00am
Ages: 3 - 6
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Children will practice their observation skills to compare leaves. We will have fun, hands-on experiments and activities. 

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Play Baby Play!
Eldersburg Branch
Friday, November 15, 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, November 15, 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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Family Storytime
Mount Airy Branch
Friday, November 15, 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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Art-venture: Chalk
Finksburg Branch
Friday, November 15, 2019 - 11:00am - 12:00pm
Ages: 3 - 6
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Adventure through the world of art and explore different ways for little artists to express their creativity!

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Itty Bitty Scientists: Rainbow Science
Taneytown Branch
Friday, November 15, 2019 - 11:00am - 12:00pm
Ages: 2 - 5
Registration and more information
Join us for some colorful science fun. See how ice and salt can make rainbows. Investigate how we make colors explode into new colors. Blend a rainbow of colors!

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Memory Writing
Mount Airy Branch
Friday, November 15, 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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Introduction to 3D Modeling & Animation
Westminster Branch
Friday, November 15, 2019 - 2:00pm - 5:30pm
Ages: 13 - Adults, Adults
Registration and more information
Introduction to the 3D modeling tool, Blender. Learn the basics of using Blender for basic modeling and animation. Learn to visually portray anything your imagination can dream up. This program will take place in the YA area of the library

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DINOvember
North Carroll Branch
Saturday, November 16, 2019 - 9:00am - 5:00pm
Ages: All Ages
More information
Stop by the Service Desk throughout the month of November for a dinosaur scavenger hunt. You never know where the dinosaurs will be hiding or what kind of trouble they've gotten themselves into! You'll receive your own plastic dino as a reward once you find them.  

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Saturday Storytime
Eldersburg Branch
Saturday, November 16, 2019 - 9:45am - 10:45am
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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Cuentos Bilingües/ Bilingual Storytime
Finksburg Branch
Saturday, November 16, 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: Spheros
North Carroll Branch
Saturday, November 16, 2019 - 10:00am - 11:00am
Ages: 4 - Adults, Adults
Registration and more information
Spheros, turkeys, mazes and more!!

These programs encourage parents/care givers 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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Rubik's Revelry: Solve The Cube
Westminster Branch
Saturday, November 16, 2019 - 10:00am - 11:00am
Ages: 8 - Adults, Adults
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lang="EN-US">The classic cube is back, and we’re ready to show you how to solve it! Learn the tricks of the trade, then participate in some timed competitions. 

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Saturday Storytime
Mount Airy Branch
Saturday, November 16, 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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Turkey Time
Eldersburg Branch
Saturday, November 16, 2019 - 11:00am - 12:00pm
Ages: 2 - 5
Registration and more information
Trot on over to the library and gobble up some fun!

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White Christmas Preview
Eldersburg Branch
Saturday, November 16, 2019 - 1:00pm - 2:00pm
Ages: All Ages
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Come celebrate the classic holiday show with Century High School Drama Club's preview of their fall musical.

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Open Exploration
Eldersburg Branch
Saturday, November 16, 2019 - 1:00pm - 4:30pm
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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Rubik's Revelry: Mosaic Madness
Westminster Branch
Saturday, November 16, 2019 - 2:00pm - 3:00pm
Ages: 8 - Adults, Adults
Registration and more information
lang="EN-US">You’ve learned to solve the cube, now use it to create art! We’ll put cubes with various patterns together to make one large picture. 

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Make Your Own Holiday Greeting Cards
North Carroll Branch
Saturday, November 16, 2019 - 2:00pm - 4:00pm
Ages: Adults
Registration and more information
Learn card making techniques while you create beautiful handmade holiday cards! Join us for this fun and productive card making session. All supplies provided. Due to high demand, please register for only one session.

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DINOvember
North Carroll Branch
Sunday, November 17, 2019 - 1:00pm - 5:00pm
Ages: All Ages
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Stop by the Service Desk throughout the month of November for a dinosaur scavenger hunt. You never know where the dinosaurs will be hiding or what kind of trouble they've gotten themselves into! You'll receive your own plastic dino as a reward once you find them.  

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Sunday Storytime
Mount Airy Branch
Sunday, November 17, 2019 - 2:00pm - 2:30pm
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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Sunday Music in the Library
Eldersburg Branch
Sunday, November 17, 2019 - 2:00pm - 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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Sunday Afternoon at the Movies: Free Birds
Westminster Branch
Sunday, November 17, 2019 - 2:00pm - 4:00pm
Ages: All Ages
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Join us for a free afternoon showing of Free Birds (PG, 91 min). Feel free to BYO popcorn and refreshments. 

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DINOvember
North Carroll Branch
Monday, November 18, 2019 - 9:00am - 8:45pm
Ages: All Ages
More information
Stop by the Service Desk throughout the month of November for a dinosaur scavenger hunt. You never know where the dinosaurs will be hiding or what kind of trouble they've gotten themselves into! You'll receive your own plastic dino as a reward once you find them.  

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Read and Play
Westminster Branch
Monday, November 18, 2019 - 9:30am - 10:30am
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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Family Storytime
Eldersburg Branch
Monday, November 18, 2019 - 9:45am - 10:45am
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
Mount Airy Branch
Monday, November 18, 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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Meetup Mondays
North Carroll Branch
Monday, November 18, 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, November 18, 2019 - 10:30am - 11:30am
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
Eldersburg Branch
Monday, November 18, 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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Shake, Rattle, and Read
Mount Airy Branch
Monday, November 18, 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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Preschool STEM
Eldersburg Branch
Monday, November 18, 2019 - 2:00pm - 3:00pm
Ages: 3 - 6
Registration and more information
Join us as we explore a STEM topic with a story and hands-on project.

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Open Exploration
Eldersburg Branch
Monday, November 18, 2019 - 3:00pm - 8:30pm
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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Veterans Book Club: Beyond the Call
Finksburg Branch
Monday, November 18, 2019 - 6:00pm - 8:00pm
Ages: Adults
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In partnership with the Carroll County Veterans Advisory Council, we invite veterans, current military and reservists, and family members to join us for an evening of discussion, fellowship, and camaraderie. This month's selection is Beyond the Call by Eileen Rivers.

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Preschool STEM
Eldersburg Branch
Monday, November 18, 2019 - 6:30pm - 7:30pm
Ages: 3 - 6
Registration and more information
Join us as we explore a STEM topic with a story and hands-on project.

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Teen Advisory Board
Mount Airy Branch
Monday, November 18, 2019 - 6:30pm - 7:30pm
Ages: 12 - 17
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Need service hours? Join the Teen Advisory Board for a fun-filled meeting to learn how you can become a leader in your library. But it's not all work and no play; we'll provide plenty of snacks and games too!

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Carroll One Book Discussion to Promote Unity
North Carroll Branch
Monday, November 18, 2019 - 6:30pm - 8:00pm
Ages: 11 - Adults, Adults
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We'll use Toni Morrison's The Origin of Others as a springboard into a conversation around exploring the big ideas of patience, generosity, and harmony and how to put them into action each day. Sponsored by the Learning Advantage Partnership, a collaboration between Carroll County Public Schools & Carroll County Public Library. Carroll One Book is a communitywide initiative to encourage reading and discussion to promote respect, goodwill, and dignity.

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Open Mah Jongg
Eldersburg Branch
Monday, November 18, 2019 - 6:30pm - 8:45pm
Ages: Adults
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Join us for a friendly game of American Mah Jongg. We welcome experienced players, as well as those newer to the game, for casual, non-competitive play. Please bring a current National Mah Jongg League card. If you don’t have a card, one will be provided.

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DINOvember
North Carroll Branch
Tuesday, November 19, 2019 - 9:00am - 8:45pm
Ages: All Ages
More information
Stop by the Service Desk throughout the month of November for a dinosaur scavenger hunt. You never know where the dinosaurs will be hiding or what kind of trouble they've gotten themselves into! You'll receive your own plastic dino as a reward once you find them.  

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Read and Play
Eldersburg Branch
Tuesday, November 19, 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, November 19, 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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Twos and Threes Together
Taneytown Branch
Tuesday, November 19, 2019 - 9:45am - 10:45am
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
Mount Airy Branch
Tuesday, November 19, 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, November 19, 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, November 19, 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, November 19, 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, November 19, 2019 - 11:00am - 12:00pm
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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Read and Play
Westminster Branch
Tuesday, November 19, 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, November 19, 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, November 19, 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, November 19, 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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Turkey Time
Eldersburg Branch
Tuesday, November 19, 2019 - 3:00pm - 4:00pm
Ages: 2 - 5
Registration and more information
Trot on over to the library and gobble up some fun!

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Crafty Tuesday: DIY Fall Hoop Leaf
Taneytown Branch
Tuesday, November 19, 2019 - 6:30pm - 7:30pm
Ages: Adults
Registration and more information
Join us for an evening of crafting! We will be making gorgeous fall decorations for your home. Makes a lovely gift!

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The Bereavement Support Group
Eldersburg Branch
Tuesday, November 19, 2019 - 6:30pm - 7:30pm
Ages: Adults
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The Bereavement Support Group will focus on counseling those who have lost someone close to them. This group is open to all grieving people in the community. It will focus on discussion and healing, using counseling, music, writing, and other interaction. Remember: you are not alone. This group is hosted by Seasons Hospice and Palliative Care.

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Finksburg Book Club: The Dry
Finksburg Branch
Tuesday, November 19, 2019 - 6:30pm - 8:30pm
Ages: Adults
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This month's selection is The Dry by Jane Harper.

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Make Your Own Holiday Greeting Cards
North Carroll Branch
Tuesday, November 19, 2019 - 6:30pm - 8:30pm
Ages: Adults
Registration and more information
Learn card making techniques while you create beautiful handmade holiday cards! Join us for this fun and productive card making session. All supplies provided. Due to high demand, please register for only one session.

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Mini-Mindfulness
Mount Airy Branch
Tuesday, November 19, 2019 - 6:45pm - 7:45pm
Ages: 2 - 5
Registration and more information
The upcoming holiday season can be a stressful time, even for kids. Come on over, take a deep breath, and chill out with relaxing stories and music. Each child will leave with supplies to make his or her own quiet corner at home. 

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Pajama Party Storytime
Westminster Branch
Tuesday, November 19, 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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Septic Care: Important Information for Homeowners
Finksburg Branch
Tuesday, November 19, 2019 - 7:00pm - 8:45pm
Ages: Adults
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George Schooley, certified septic system installer, inspector, and founder of Legacy Septic & Excavation, will share how to maintain your septic system to keep it working properly, helping you protect your home and family. Questions regarding BAT systems, sand mounds, and other new technology will be addressed. Mr. Schooley will provide a brief presentation on the care of septic systems, followed by a Q&A session.

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North Carroll Knitters Group
North Carroll Branch
Tuesday, November 19, 2019 - 7:00pm - 9:00pm
Ages: Adults
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Knitters and crocheters are all welcome to join this semi-monthly gathering to share tips, projects, and patterns.

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DINOvember
North Carroll Branch
Wednesday, November 20, 2019 - 9:00am - 8:45pm
Ages: All Ages
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Stop by the Service Desk throughout the month of November for a dinosaur scavenger hunt. You never know where the dinosaurs will be hiding or what kind of trouble they've gotten themselves into! You'll receive your own plastic dino as a reward once you find them.  

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Writing Group
Eldersburg Branch
Wednesday, November 20, 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, November 20, 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, November 20, 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, November 20, 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, November 20, 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, November 20, 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, November 20, 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, November 20, 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, November 20, 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, November 20, 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, November 20, 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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Mount Airy Book Discussion Group: The Last Days of Café Leila
Mount Airy Branch
Wednesday, November 20, 2019 - 1:00pm - 2:00pm
Ages: Adults
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This month's title is The Last Days of Café Leila by Donia Bijan.  

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Ready, Set, School!
Finksburg Branch
Wednesday, November 20, 2019 - 1:30pm - 2:30pm
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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Frozen Fun in Exploration Point!
Eldersburg Branch
Wednesday, November 20, 2019 - 3:00pm - 8:30pm
Ages: 6 - 17
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Are you excited about Frozen 2? Join us in Exploration Point! for some fun drop-in STEAM-themed Frozen activities! Try out our green screen, create paper snowflakes, make your own buttons, and more! Get ready to let it go and have some STEAM fun in Exploration Point!

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Battle of the Books Information Session
Mount Airy Branch
Wednesday, November 20, 2019 - 6:30pm - 7:00pm
Ages: Adults
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Parents and coaches of students thinking about being part of the Battle of the Books competition are invited to attend an information session. We will share information about the battle, the books, the rules, answer questions, and give preparation tips for both the elementary and middle school battles.

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Pajama Party Storytime
Finksburg Branch
Wednesday, November 20, 2019 - 6:30pm - 7:30pm
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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Pajama Party Storytime
Taneytown Branch
Wednesday, November 20, 2019 - 6:30pm - 7:30pm
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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Pajama Party Storytime
North Carroll Branch
Wednesday, November 20, 2019 - 6:45pm - 7:45pm
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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Deep Relaxation Class
Eldersburg Branch
Wednesday, November 20, 2019 - 7:00pm - 8:00pm
Ages: 13 - Adults, Adults
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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, November 20, 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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