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Read and Play
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Tuesday September 27, 2016
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 September 27, 2016
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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.

Open Exploration: Preschool
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Tuesday September 27, 2016
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For ages 2 - 6
Drop by to explore, create, and discover through self-directed STEAM activities. A fun filled, informal, and friendly experience awaits you. All children must be accompanied by an adult caregiver.

Retirement by Design
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Tuesday September 27, 2016
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For Adults
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Join local financial advisor Suzanne M. Bradshaw for a presentation that illustrates how you can translate your vision for retirement into tangible goals. Whether you are 10 or 40 years from retirement, you’ll learn investment strategies to help design the retirement you want. We’ll also discuss how you can add flexibility to your strategy to help you handle unexpected events and how you can keep your strategy on track.

Read and Play
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Wednesday September 28, 2016
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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.

Twos and Threes Together: In the Sky
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Wednesday September 28, 2016
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 adult caregiver.

Wacky Wednesday
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Wednesday September 28, 2016
1:30 PM - 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.

Point! Time: with Kahla
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Wednesday September 28, 2016
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For ages 8 - Adults
Drop-in for self-guided use of our makerspace resources on a first-come, first-served basis during our open hours. Check our website for a full list of the equipment and software available. Parents and caregivers are encouraged to work with children 12 and under to explore their interests. The 11/7, 11/8, and 11/9 sessions are some of the many Maryland STEM Festival events across the state.

Knit Wits
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Wednesday September 28, 2016
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For ages 11 - Adults
Beginners, please bring a light colored, worsted 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 September 29, 2016
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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.

Twos and Threes Together: In the Sky
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Thursday September 29, 2016
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 adult caregiver.

Point! Time: with Chris
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Thursday September 29, 2016
2:00 PM - Add to Outlook calendar  |  Add to Google calendar
For ages 8 - Adults
Drop-in for self-guided use of our makerspace resources on a first-come, first-served basis during our open hours. Check our website for a full list of the equipment and software available. Parents and caregivers are encouraged to work with children 12 and under to explore their interests. The 11/7, 11/8, and 11/9 sessions are some of the many Maryland STEM Festival events across the state.

Tinker Tots
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Friday September 30, 2016
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For ages 2 - 5
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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. Refreshments will be served. Only kids need to register.

Point! Time: with Kahla
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Friday September 30, 2016
1:00 PM - Add to Outlook calendar  |  Add to Google calendar
For ages 8 - Adults
Drop-in for self-guided use of our makerspace resources on a first-come, first-served basis during our open hours. Check our website for a full list of the equipment and software available. Parents and caregivers are encouraged to work with children 12 and under to explore their interests. The 11/7, 11/8, and 11/9 sessions are some of the many Maryland STEM Festival events across the state.

Saturday Storytime: In the Sky
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Saturday October 1, 2016
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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.

The Painted Screens of Baltimore: An Urban Folk Art Revealed
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Saturday October 1, 2016
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For ages 13 - Adults
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Embrace our unique regional tradition with Maryland folklorist and painted screen authority Elaine Eff through a fascinating look at the past, present, and future of Baltimore’s premier folk art. For more than a century, row house dwellers have been painting colorful scenes on their window and door screens to secure their privacy from passersby while bringing a riot of creativity to the monotonous architecture found throughout the city. Learn about their surprising roots abroad, popularity throughout America during the Victorian era, their Baltimore inventor and practitioners, and their 21st century versions found all around us. A Celebrating America program.

Family Storytime: Colors
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Monday October 3, 2016
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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: Colors
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Monday October 3, 2016
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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.

Marble Mazes
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Monday October 3, 2016
12:30 PM - Add to Outlook calendar  |  Add to Google calendar
For ages 8 - 17
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Design a maze from start to finish! We'll have a variety of materials to choose from, including cardboard, straws, paper towel tubes, and more. If you feel ambitious you can even create a maze using 3D design software. It will be a-maze-ing!

Modern American History Lecture Series: 1992-2000
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Monday October 3, 2016
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For ages 10 - Adults
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Join our guest lecturer, Gary Kavanagh for a four-week lecture series covering the period from the 1960 Kennedy/Nixon election contest through the end of the Clinton administration. This series will focus on the historical issues and events of 40-year period that has shaped the political environment of today. Gary Kavanagh is a retired Federal employee. He holds a Master's degree in Modern History and Diplomacy from George Washington University and has previously taught social studies in Prince George's County, MD. A Celebrating America program. All attendees need to register.

Point! Time: with Kahla
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Monday October 3, 2016
2:30 PM - Add to Outlook calendar  |  Add to Google calendar
For ages 8 - Adults
Drop-in for self-guided use of our makerspace resources on a first-come, first-served basis during our open hours. Check our website for a full list of the equipment and software available. Parents and caregivers are encouraged to work with children 12 and under to explore their interests. The 11/7, 11/8, and 11/9 sessions are some of the many Maryland STEM Festival events across the state.

Pajama Storytime
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Monday October 3, 2016
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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 October 4, 2016
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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 October 4, 2016
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. With an accompanying caregiver.

Open Exploration: Preschool
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Tuesday October 4, 2016
2:00 PM - Add to Outlook calendar  |  Add to Google calendar
For ages 2 - 6
Drop by to explore, create, and discover through self-directed STEAM activities. A fun filled, informal, and friendly experience awaits you. All children must be accompanied by an adult caregiver.

Social Security: Your Questions Answered
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Tuesday October 4, 2016
7:00 PM - Add to Outlook calendar  |  Add to Google calendar
For Adults
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Social Security will likely be the foundation of your retirement income. Before you retire, it’s important to understand your options regarding Social Security and the impact your decisions have on your retirement. Join us and a special guest for this presentation that discusses how Social Security fits into your retirement income plan, when you should start taking benefits, and tax considerations.

Read and Play
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Wednesday October 5, 2016
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: Colors
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Wednesday October 5, 2016
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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 adult caregiver.

Wacky Wednesday
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Wednesday October 5, 2016
1:30 PM - 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.

Point! Time: with Angela
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Wednesday October 5, 2016
3:30 PM - Add to Outlook calendar  |  Add to Google calendar
For ages 8 - Adults
Drop-in for self-guided use of our makerspace resources on a first-come, first-served basis during our open hours. Check our website for a full list of the equipment and software available. Parents and caregivers are encouraged to work with children 12 and under to explore their interests. The 11/7, 11/8, and 11/9 sessions are some of the many Maryland STEM Festival events across the state.

Point! Time: with Kahla
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Wednesday October 5, 2016
4:30 PM - Add to Outlook calendar  |  Add to Google calendar
For ages 8 - Adults
Drop-in for self-guided use of our makerspace resources on a first-come, first-served basis during our open hours. Check our website for a full list of the equipment and software available. Parents and caregivers are encouraged to work with children 12 and under to explore their interests. The 11/7, 11/8, and 11/9 sessions are some of the many Maryland STEM Festival events across the state.

Deep Relaxation Class
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Wednesday October 5, 2016
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For ages 13 - Adults
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Join us and experience the benefits of a deep relaxation session, in this inward 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. All attendees need to register.

Read and Play
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Thursday October 6, 2016
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: Colors
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Thursday October 6, 2016
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 adult caregiver.

Point! Time: with Chris
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Thursday October 6, 2016
2:00 PM - Add to Outlook calendar  |  Add to Google calendar
For ages 8 - Adults
Drop-in for self-guided use of our makerspace resources on a first-come, first-served basis during our open hours. Check our website for a full list of the equipment and software available. Parents and caregivers are encouraged to work with children 12 and under to explore their interests. The 11/7, 11/8, and 11/9 sessions are some of the many Maryland STEM Festival events across the state.

The Great Pumpkin Patch: Paint a Pumpkin
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Thursday October 6, 2016
7:00 PM - Add to Outlook calendar  |  Add to Google calendar
For All Ages
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Come paint one of the pumpkins that live in our Great Pumpkin Patch! Our pumpkin patch is full of pumpkins, but some of them still need to be painted. Pick one of our pumpkins from the patch, paint it with a design of your choosing, and then return it to the patch to be displayed with all of its brothers and sisters. All painting materials will be provided. All attendees need to register.

Read and Play at Fairhaven
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Friday October 7, 2016
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For ages Birth - 3
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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.

Little Builders
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Friday October 7, 2016
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For ages 2 - 5
Let's build! We will build towers, bridges, buildings, and tunnels. We'll also have fun! The 11/4 session is one of many Maryland STEM Festival events across the state.

Saturday Storytime: Colors
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Saturday October 8, 2016
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: Ordinary Light by Tracy K. Smith
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Saturday October 8, 2016
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For Adults
Please join us for a discussion about our chosen book. September's discussion is one of many One Maryland One Book activities across the state and is in collaboration with the Maryland Humanities Council.

Mommy and Me Laughter Yoga
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Saturday October 8, 2016
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For ages 3 - 12
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In this unique class we will open up a space where we can laugh, be silly, and release the splendor of our inner child with our children who are already masters of laughing for no reason! We will tap into this infinite well of happiness, love, and laughter through a brief introduction, warm ups, laughter games, and relaxation. These classes will be kept laid back, appropriate, and engaging for all ages. Older children (like dads) are also warmly welcomed! Prerequisites: Some experience with laughter and a sense of humor preferred, ho-ho-ho! All attendees need to register.

Second Sunday Yoga
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Sunday October 9, 2016
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For Adults
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Join Stacey, registered teacher from Branches of Yoga in Sykesville, as she teaches you the relaxing and fulfilling practice of yoga. This class is for most levels and beginners are welcome. Please bring your own mat and a blanket if possible. There may be a few extras if you don't have your own.

Preschool Vision Screening
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Monday October 10, 2016
9:30 AM - Add to Outlook calendar  |  Add to Google calendar
For ages 2 - 5
Drop by the Eldersburg Branch Library for a free vision screening, offered in partnership with the Freedom District Lions Club. All children must be accompanied by an adult caregiver.

Family Storytime: Clothes
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Monday October 10, 2016
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: Clothes
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Monday October 10, 2016
11:00 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.

Point! Time: with Jordan
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Monday October 10, 2016
11:00 AM - Add to Outlook calendar  |  Add to Google calendar
For ages 8 - Adults
Drop-in for self-guided use of our makerspace resources on a first-come, first-served basis during our open hours. Check our website for a full list of the equipment and software available. Parents and caregivers are encouraged to work with children 12 and under to explore their interests. The 11/7, 11/8, and 11/9 sessions are some of the many Maryland STEM Festival events across the state.

1-2-3 Math with Me: Shapes
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Monday October 10, 2016
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For ages 2 - 5
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Join us for a story and hands-on activities as we explore different math concepts and pre-math skills. Children 3 and under must be accompanied by an adult caregiver. Only kids need to register.

Service Learning Hours: KidWorks
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Monday October 10, 2016
5:30 PM - Add to Outlook calendar  |  Add to Google calendar
For ages 12 - 17
KidWorks meets twice a month. At the first meeting we spend an hour planning a storytime for younger kids. At the second meeting (9/26, 10/24, & 11/21) we present the storytime. You must come to both meetings to earn three service learning hours.

Team Spirit Scarves
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Monday October 10, 2016
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For Adults
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Whether it's the Ravens, the Steelers, or your local high school team, join us as we make a spirited scarf for the winter season. All attendees need to register.

Read and Play
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Tuesday October 11, 2016
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 October 11, 2016
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. With an accompanying caregiver.

Point! Time: with Teresa
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Tuesday October 11, 2016
2:00 PM - Add to Outlook calendar  |  Add to Google calendar
For ages 8 - Adults
Drop-in for self-guided use of our makerspace resources on a first-come, first-served basis during our open hours. Check our website for a full list of the equipment and software available. Parents and caregivers are encouraged to work with children 12 and under to explore their interests. The 11/7, 11/8, and 11/9 sessions are some of the many Maryland STEM Festival events across the state.

Read and Play
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Wednesday October 12, 2016
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: Clothes
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Wednesday October 12, 2016
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 adult caregiver.

Wacky Wednesday
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Wednesday October 12, 2016
1:30 PM - 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.

Scratch 101: Coding Video Games
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Wednesday October 12, 2016
2:00 PM - Add to Outlook calendar  |  Add to Google calendar
For ages 8 - 14
Registration for this event begins 9/28/2016.
Ever wanted to understand the fundamentals of computer coding? In Scratch, we’ll be teaching the basics of how coding works while simultaneously creating our own version of a popular computer game. Experience the excitement and fun of creating your own computer program. Interested participants should have a desire to learn, a willingness to listen, and enjoy solving problems individually and within a group. All attendees need to register.

Point! Time: with Kahla
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Wednesday October 12, 2016
5:00 PM - Add to Outlook calendar  |  Add to Google calendar
For ages 8 - Adults
Drop-in for self-guided use of our makerspace resources on a first-come, first-served basis during our open hours. Check our website for a full list of the equipment and software available. Parents and caregivers are encouraged to work with children 12 and under to explore their interests. The 11/7, 11/8, and 11/9 sessions are some of the many Maryland STEM Festival events across the state.

Deep Relaxation Class
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Wednesday October 12, 2016
7:00 PM - Add to Outlook calendar  |  Add to Google calendar
For ages 13 - Adults
Registration for this event begins 9/28/2016.
Join us and experience the benefits of a deep relaxation session, in this inward 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. All attendees need to register.

Knit Wits
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Wednesday October 12, 2016
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For ages 11 - Adults
Beginners, please bring a light colored, worsted 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 October 13, 2016
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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.

Twos and Threes Together: Clothes
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Thursday October 13, 2016
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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 adult caregiver.

Once Upon an Alphabet: Letter N
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Thursday October 13, 2016
1:00 PM - Add to Outlook calendar  |  Add to Google calendar
For ages 2 - 5
Registration for this event begins 9/29/2016.
Join us for an ABC adventure filled with stories, songs, crafts, and activities. We will talk, sing, read, write, and play as we explore the letters of the alphabet. Children 3 and under must be accompanied by an adult caregiver. Refreshments will be served. Only kids need to register.

An Evening of Music with Christiana Jorgensen
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Thursday October 13, 2016
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For All Ages
Join Christiana, a local guitarist and musician for a free evening of music. Sit back and relax with friends and family as she plays covers of some familiar songs as well as some original pieces. Though she may seem cool and collected her voice has often been described as alive with soul. So invite your friends and join us for an enjoyable night of music. Children 3 and under must be accompanied by an adult caregiver.

Once Upon an Alphabet: Letter N
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Friday October 14, 2016
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For ages 2 - 5
Registration for this event begins 9/30/2016.
Join us for an ABC adventure filled with stories, songs, crafts, and activities. We will talk, sing, read, write, and play as we explore the letters of the alphabet. Children 3 and under must be accompanied by an adult caregiver. Refreshments will be served. Only kids need to register.

Saturday Storytime: Clothes
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Saturday October 15, 2016
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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.

The Great Pumpkin Patch: Paint a Pumpkin
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Saturday October 15, 2016
2:00 PM - Add to Outlook calendar  |  Add to Google calendar
For All Ages
Registration for this event begins 10/1/2016.
Come paint one of the pumpkins that live in our Great Pumpkin Patch! Our pumpkin patch is full of pumpkins, but some of them still need to be painted. Pick one of our pumpkins from the patch, paint it with a design of your choosing, and then return it to the patch to be displayed with all of its brothers and sisters. All painting materials will be provided. Children 3 and under must be accompanied by an adult caregiver.

Peaceful Melodies: Lydia Bandy
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Sunday October 16, 2016
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For All Ages
Enjoy the soothing sounds of piano or harp, as our local performers fill the library with beautiful calming music. Children 3 and under must be accompanied by an adult caregiver.

Family Storytime: Farm
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Monday October 17, 2016
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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: Farm
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Monday October 17, 2016
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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.

Point! Time: with Jordan
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Monday October 17, 2016
11:00 AM - Add to Outlook calendar  |  Add to Google calendar
For ages 8 - Adults
Drop-in for self-guided use of our makerspace resources on a first-come, first-served basis during our open hours. Check our website for a full list of the equipment and software available. Parents and caregivers are encouraged to work with children 12 and under to explore their interests. The 11/7, 11/8, and 11/9 sessions are some of the many Maryland STEM Festival events across the state.

Point! Time: with Buff
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Monday October 17, 2016
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For ages 8 - Adults
Drop-in for self-guided use of our makerspace resources on a first-come, first-served basis during our open hours. Check our website for a full list of the equipment and software available. Parents and caregivers are encouraged to work with children 12 and under to explore their interests. The 11/7, 11/8, and 11/9 sessions are some of the many Maryland STEM Festival events across the state.

Preschool Science: Shake That Tree
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Monday October 17, 2016
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For ages 3 - 6
Registration for this event begins 10/3/2016.
Help your preschool child discover science concepts with fun, hands-on experiments and activities. Only kids need to register.

Mah Jongg - Game On!
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Monday October 17, 2016
6:30 PM - Add to Outlook calendar  |  Add to Google calendar
For Adults
Join us for a friendly game of mah jongg. We welcome experienced mah jongg players as well those newer to the game for casual, non-competitive play. Please bring a current 2016 National Mah Jongg League card. Dot. Crack. Bam!

Read and Play
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Tuesday October 18, 2016
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 October 18, 2016
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. With an accompanying caregiver.

Folded Fabric Tree Ornament
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Tuesday October 18, 2016
1:30 PM - Add to Outlook calendar  |  Add to Google calendar
For Adults
Registration for this event begins 10/4/2016.
Please join Betty Green and Joann Parker as they demonstrate how to use folded strips of fabric to make a tree ornament.

Open Exploration: Preschool
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Tuesday October 18, 2016
2:00 PM - Add to Outlook calendar  |  Add to Google calendar
For ages 2 - 6
Drop by to explore, create, and discover through self-directed STEAM activities. A fun filled, informal, and friendly experience awaits you. All children must be accompanied by an adult caregiver.

The Great Pumpkin Patch: Paint a Pumpkin
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Tuesday October 18, 2016
6:00 PM - Add to Outlook calendar  |  Add to Google calendar
For All Ages
Registration for this event begins 10/4/2016.
Come paint one of the pumpkins that live in our Great Pumpkin Patch! Our pumpkin patch is full of pumpkins, but some of them still need to be painted. Pick one of our pumpkins from the patch, paint it with a design of your choosing, and then return it to the patch to be displayed with all of its brothers and sisters. All painting materials will be provided. All attendees need to register. Children 3 and under must be accompanied by an adult caregiver.

Stargazers
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Tuesday October 18, 2016
7:00 PM - Add to Outlook calendar  |  Add to Google calendar
For ages 7 - 12
Registration for this event begins 10/4/2016.
Join us for an evening of astronomy as we set up a telescope outside the library to explore the night sky! Only kids need to register.