Taneytown Branch

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Outside Large Meeting Room Kids Area Teens Area Circulation Desk, Main Entrance

10 Grand Drive
Taneytown, MD 21787

410.386.4510 v
410.386.4515 f

Branch Manager:
Jillian Dittrich
410.386.4510 x2328
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Events Calendar

Hours

Monday - Thursday, 9 AM - 8:45 PM and Friday - Saturday, 9 AM - 5 PM, Sunday 1 PM - 5 PM (October – April)

Upcoming Programs - Click to view programs for the next week.

Twos and Threes Together: Bears
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Tuesday August 21, 2018
9:45 AM - Add to Outlook calendar  |  Add to Google calendar
For ages 2 - 3
This lively, fast-paced storytime for young children includes books, songs, fingerplays, and movement.

Happy 60th Anniversary, CCPL!
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Tuesday August 21, 2018
2:00 PM - Add to Outlook calendar  |  Add to Google calendar
For All Ages
Join us for cake and simple card-making to help us celebrate our 60th anniversary! Refreshments will be served.

Read and Play
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Wednesday August 22, 2018
11:00 AM - Add to Outlook calendar  |  Add to Google calendar
For ages Birth - 24 Months
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.

Super Science!
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Wednesday August 22, 2018
2:00 PM - Add to Outlook calendar  |  Add to Google calendar
For ages 6 - 11
Register for this event today!
Join us for hands-on science experiments and activities
while learning something new! This program, presented by
Taneytown Cub Scout Pack 718, will get you investigating,
experimenting, and exploring!

Pajama Party Storytime: Bears
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Wednesday August 22, 2018
6:30 PM - Add to Outlook calendar  |  Add to Google calendar
For ages Birth - 8
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.

Family Storytime: Bears
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Thursday August 23, 2018
9:45 AM - Add to Outlook calendar  |  Add to Google calendar
For ages Birth - 8
We’ll share books, stories, rhymes, music, and movement. Come talk, sing, read, write, and play together in a format appropriate for young children.

Drop-In Knitting
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Thursday August 23, 2018
6:30 PM - Add to Outlook calendar  |  Add to Google calendar
For Adults
Please join us to share your ideas, patterns, books, and projects. A great time to visit and work on your latest projects.

Twos and Threes Together: Playground
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Tuesday August 28, 2018
9:45 AM - Add to Outlook calendar  |  Add to Google calendar
For ages 2 - 3
This lively, fast-paced storytime for young children includes books, songs, fingerplays, and movement.


Directions - Local map

From 795 and Westminster

Take Route 140 west to Taneytown. On approaching Taneytown, bear to the right after entering the traffic circle. Turn left onto Grand Drive, at the first traffic light. The library is the first building on the right.

Services

Free Wi-Fi access, public Internet computers, children's learning games, copy machine, scan documents to email, public fax machine, book drop open 24/7, pay County tax bills.

Meeting rooms

Meeting rooms are available for public use Monday through Saturday and Sundays during October-April, excluding library-observed holidays. Meetings must be completed and the building cleared by 11:00 PM.

We have 2 meeting rooms available for public use:

Large Meeting Room - Capacity: 50
Small Meeting Room - Capacity: 8

Visit our Meeting Room page for more information and to place a meeting room reservation request.

Branch history

The Taneytown Community Library opened as a branch of the Carroll County Public Library on January 9, 1969 in a storefront building on Baltimore Street. Ground was broken for a full-service branch on April 18, 1988. The Taneytown Branch at 10 Grand Drive opened to the public in February, 1989.

The 2008 renovation to the branch included a 5,000 square foot expansion and interior improvements.