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Saturday Storytime
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Saturday April 25, 2015
9:45 AM - Add to Outlook calendar  |  Add to Google calendar
For All Ages
We’ll share books, stories, rhymes, music, and movement. Come talk, sing, read, write, and play together in a format appropriate for young children. Children 3 and under must be accompanied by an adult caregiver.

PAWS to Read
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Saturday April 25, 2015
2:00 PM - Add to Outlook calendar  |  Add to Google calendar
For ages 6 - 17
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Come to the library and read a story to a book-loving dog. Research shows that children enjoy improving their reading skills by practice reading to animals. Struggling readers are encouraged to participate. Only kids need to register.

Family Storytime: Mice
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Monday April 27, 2015
9:45 AM - Add to Outlook calendar  |  Add to Google calendar
For All Ages
We’ll share books, stories, rhymes, music, and movement. Come talk, sing, read, write, and play together in a format appropriate for young children. Children 3 and under must be accompanied by an adult caregiver.

Family Storytime: Mice
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Monday April 27, 2015
10:45 AM - Add to Outlook calendar  |  Add to Google calendar
For All Ages
We’ll share books, stories, rhymes, music, and movement. Come talk, sing, read, write, and play together in a format appropriate for young children. Children 3 and under must be accompanied by an adult caregiver.

KidWorks Kids Present: Bunnies, Rabbits, and Hares, Oh My
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Monday April 27, 2015
6:30 PM - Add to Outlook calendar  |  Add to Google calendar
For All Ages
Join the KidWorks kids as they present a storytime filled with stories, songs, and activities. Children 3 and under must be accompanied by an adult caregiver.

Read and Play
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Tuesday April 28, 2015
9:45 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. With an accompanying caregiver.

Read and Play
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Tuesday April 28, 2015
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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. With an accompanying caregiver.

Spring Blood Drive
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Tuesday April 28, 2015
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For Adults
Give the gift of life by donating blood at the Red Cross Blood Drive at the Eldersburg Branch Library on Tuesday, April 28th from 2 pm to 7 pm. Sign up in advance at http://www.redcrossblood.org/

Twos and Threes Together: Mice
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Wednesday April 29, 2015
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. With an accompanying caregiver.

Twos and Threes Together: Mice
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Wednesday April 29, 2015
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For ages 2 - 3
This lively, fast paced storytime for young children includes books, songs, fingerplays, and movement. With an accompanying caregiver.

Launching Your Own Business
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Wednesday April 29, 2015
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For Adults
Ready, set, and go! Launch your new business with confidence and on the right foot. Topics include: options for business entities; resources available to start-ups; costs of services needed; licensing and tax considerations; loans and financial resources; marketing on a budget; getting your business off the ground and finding customers. From 5:30 - 8:45 pm. This course is free and Roger Voter will be the instructor. The course number is MSB-101-A4. To register, visit www.carrollcc.edu/register/noncredit

Read and Play
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Thursday April 30, 2015
9:45 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. With an accompanying caregiver.

Twos and Threes Together: Mice
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Thursday April 30, 2015
11:00 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. With an accompanying caregiver.

Saturday Storytime
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Saturday May 2, 2015
9:45 AM - Add to Outlook calendar  |  Add to Google calendar
For All Ages
We’ll share books, stories, rhymes, music, and movement. Come talk, sing, read, write, and play together in a format appropriate for young children. Children 3 and under must be accompanied by an adult caregiver.

LEGO® Creations
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Saturday May 2, 2015
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For ages 5 - Adults
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 like! We supply the blocks and you supply the creativity!

Maryland Black-Eyed Susan Awards Announcement
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Saturday May 2, 2015
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For All Ages
Join us for the announcement of the 2014-15 Black-Eyed Susan Award winning books, sponsored by the Maryland Association of School Librarians. The award seeks to promote literacy and lifelong reading habits by encouraging students to read quality, contemporary literature and then vote for their favorites. Stay for a talk with Shawn K. Stout, author of the Penelope Crumb series, after the announcement. Children 3 and under must be accompanied by an adult caregiver. Shawn K. Stout grew up in Hagerstown, Maryland, the same town where her latest book A Tiny Piece of Sky takes place. She is the author of the Not-So-Ordinary Girl series and the Penelope Crumb series.

Family Storytime: Outer Space
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Monday May 4, 2015
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For All Ages
We’ll share books, stories, rhymes, music, and movement. Come talk, sing, read, write, and play together in a format appropriate for young children. Children 3 and under must be accompanied by an adult caregiver.

Family Storytime: Outer Space
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Monday May 4, 2015
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For All Ages
We’ll share books, stories, rhymes, music, and movement. Come talk, sing, read, write, and play together in a format appropriate for young children. Children 3 and under must be accompanied by an adult caregiver.

Minecraft in the Afternoon
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Monday May 4, 2015
2:00 PM - Add to Outlook calendar  |  Add to Google calendar
For ages 8 - 15
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Come play Minecraft with other players on our special library Minecraft server.

Pajama Storytime
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Monday May 4, 2015
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For All Ages
There is nothing better than bedtime stories with cookies and juice. Wear your PJs to this cozy storytime. Children 3 and under must be accompanied by an adult caregiver. Refreshments will be served.

Read and Play
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Tuesday May 5, 2015
9:45 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. With an accompanying caregiver.

Read and Play
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Tuesday May 5, 2015
10:45 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. With an accompanying caregiver.

Twos and Threes Together: Outer Space
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Wednesday May 6, 2015
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. With an accompanying caregiver.

Twos and Threes Together: Outer Space
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Wednesday May 6, 2015
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For ages 2 - 3
This lively, fast paced storytime for young children includes books, songs, fingerplays, and movement. With an accompanying caregiver.

Teen Volunteer Time
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Wednesday May 6, 2015
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For ages 12 - 17
Need service hours? Help the library! We are looking for young adults who would like to earn service hours! Help the library prepare crafts for storytime, pull library materials from the shelves, and do other special projects. Come and earn service hours, it's just that easy!

Women and Alzheimer’s Disease
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Wednesday May 6, 2015
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For Adults
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Almost 2/3 of Americans with Alzheimer’s disease are women and 63% of family caregivers are women. Explore the reasons behind these staggering statistics and where we go from here.

Read and Play
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Thursday May 7, 2015
9:45 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. With an accompanying caregiver.

Twos and Threes Together: Outer Space
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Thursday May 7, 2015
11:00 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. With an accompanying caregiver.

Carnival Lock-In Party!
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Friday May 8, 2015
6:00 PM - Add to Outlook calendar  |  Add to Google calendar
For ages 11 - 17
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It's lock-in time again! The library closes at 5, but the fun begins at 6. Join us for a carnival-themed lock-in where we will play games, do activities, eat snacks, and give away prizes! This after hours event is a parent drop off event and requires a permission slip; slips will be available at the Information Desk and during drop off. Refreshments will be served.

Saturday Storytime
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Saturday May 9, 2015
9:45 AM - Add to Outlook calendar  |  Add to Google calendar
For All Ages
We’ll share books, stories, rhymes, music, and movement. Come talk, sing, read, write, and play together in a format appropriate for young children. Children 3 and under must be accompanied by an adult caregiver.

Free Spirit Book Club: The Girls Who Went Away by Ann Fessler
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Saturday May 9, 2015
2:00 PM - Add to Outlook calendar  |  Add to Google calendar
For Adults
Please join us for a discussion about our chosen book.

Family Storytime: Friends
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Monday May 11, 2015
9:45 AM - Add to Outlook calendar  |  Add to Google calendar
For All Ages
We’ll share books, stories, rhymes, music, and movement. Come talk, sing, read, write, and play together in a format appropriate for young children. Children 3 and under must be accompanied by an adult caregiver.

Family Storytime: Friends
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Monday May 11, 2015
10:45 AM - Add to Outlook calendar  |  Add to Google calendar
For All Ages
We’ll share books, stories, rhymes, music, and movement. Come talk, sing, read, write, and play together in a format appropriate for young children. Children 3 and under must be accompanied by an adult caregiver.

Service Learning Hours: KidWorks
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Monday May 11, 2015
5:30 PM - Add to Outlook calendar  |  Add to Google calendar
For ages 12 - 17
KidWorks meets twice a month. At the 1st meeting we spend an hour planning a storytime for younger kids. At the 2nd meeting (3/23,4/27, and 5/18) we present the storytime. You must come to both meetings to earn 3 service learning hours.

Read and Play
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Tuesday May 12, 2015
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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. With an accompanying caregiver.

Read and Play
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Tuesday May 12, 2015
10:45 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. With an accompanying caregiver.

Twos and Threes Together: Friends
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Wednesday May 13, 2015
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. With an accompanying caregiver.

Twos and Threes Together: Friends
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Wednesday May 13, 2015
10:45 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. With an accompanying caregiver.

Code It @ the Library: Python
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Wednesday May 13, 2015
6:30 PM - Add to Outlook calendar  |  Add to Google calendar
For ages 12 - Adults
Registration for this event begins 4/29/2015.
Everyone can learn to code! We will introduce the basics of programming in Python by building a simple game. Python is an easy to learn, high level computer language. Bring a USB flash drive if you want to save your finished project to take home.

Crochet 911
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Wednesday May 13, 2015
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For ages 11 - Adults
Join Caroline Brocato to learn to crochet. If you know how to crochet, please join the group. Please bring a size J hook and light colored yarn to the class.

Knit Wits
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Wednesday May 13, 2015
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For ages 11 - Adults
Beginners, please bring a light colored worsted weight yarn and size 8 needles to the class. If you know how to knit please come and bring your project.

Read and Play
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Thursday May 14, 2015
9:45 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. With an accompanying caregiver.

Twos and Threes Together: Friends
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Thursday May 14, 2015
11:00 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. With an accompanying caregiver.

Insects: Who to Love, Who to . . . !
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Thursday May 14, 2015
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For Adults
Learn about the importance of pollinators, such as bees and butterflies, in your garden. Which insects are beneficial and which are pests? Find out how to manage your garden insects in this informative program.

Read and Play at Fairhaven
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Friday May 15, 2015
10:00 AM - Add to Outlook calendar  |  Add to Google calendar
For ages Birth - 3
Registration for this event begins 5/1/2015.
A storytime featuring lap games, tickles, bounces, and rhymes followed by a playgroup for meeting and mingling. This session is held at Fairhaven Assisted Living Center in Sykesville. The elderly residents will join us for the program and visiting afterwards. With an adult caregiver. Only kids need to register.

Tinker Tots
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Friday May 15, 2015
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For ages 2 - 5
Registration for this event begins 5/1/2015.
A little push, a twist, a turn. Keep those little fingers busy and experimenting in our library Tinkertown. Fun, playful activities will engage the mind and body as your child builds his/her fine motor skills and creativity. Children 3 and under must be accompanied by an adult caregiver. Only kids need to register. This program is sponsored in part by a Community Arts Development Grant from the Carroll County Arts Council and the Maryland State Arts Council. The Americans with Disabilities Act applies to the Carroll County Government and its programs, services, activities, and facilities. Anyone requiring an auxiliary aid or service for effective communication or who has a complaint should contact Madeline M. Morey, The Americans with Disabilities Act Coordinator, 410.386.3800, 1.888.302.8978, MD Relay 7-1-1/1.800.735.2258 or email morey@ccg.carr.org as soon as possible but no later than 72 hours before the scheduled event.

Saturday Storytime
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Saturday May 16, 2015
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For All Ages
We’ll share books, stories, rhymes, music, and movement. Come talk, sing, read, write, and play together in a format appropriate for young children. Children 3 and under must be accompanied by an adult caregiver.