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Read and Play
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Monday March 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: Sweet Treats
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Monday March 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.

Princess Party
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Monday March 30, 2015
2:30 PM - Add to Outlook calendar  |  Add to Google calendar
For All Ages
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Celebrate your favorite princess (or prince) at this fairytale-themed party! We’ll enjoy princess stories, projects, games, and snacks together. Your little prince or princess is welcome to dress up—costumes make everything more fun! Children 3 and under must be accompanied by an adult caregiver. Refreshments will be served. Only kids need to register.

Family Storytime: Sweet Treats
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Tuesday March 31, 2015
10:00 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.

Family Storytime: Sweet Treats
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Tuesday March 31, 2015
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.

Egg Drop Challenge
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Tuesday March 31, 2015
2:30 PM - Add to Outlook calendar  |  Add to Google calendar
For ages 5 - 13
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Can you design a container that will protect an egg from a
fall? In the process we will make a hypothesis about what
we think will happen to the egg and learn about inertia,
motion, and gravity. If we make a mess, that's just part of
the STEAM fun! Only kids need to register.

Read and Play
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Wednesday April 1, 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: Sweet Treats
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Wednesday April 1, 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.

Easter Egg Extravaganza!
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Wednesday April 1, 2015
6:30 PM - Add to Outlook calendar  |  Add to Google calendar
For All Ages
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Join us for a fun storytime and craft, followed by an egg hunt in our Children's Department. Children 3 and under must be accompanied by an adult caregiver. Only kids need to register.

Twos and Threes Together: Sweet Treats
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Thursday April 2, 2015
10:00 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.

Easter Egg Extravaganza!
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Thursday April 2, 2015
2:00 PM - Add to Outlook calendar  |  Add to Google calendar
For All Ages
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Join us for a fun storytime and craft, followed by an egg hunt in our Children's Department. Children 3 and under must be accompanied by an adult caregiver. Only kids need to register.

Saturday Storytime: Sweet Treats
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Saturday April 4, 2015
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.

Read and Play
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Monday April 6, 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: Bears
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Monday April 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.

E is for Explosion!
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Monday April 6, 2015
3:00 PM - Add to Outlook calendar  |  Add to Google calendar
For ages 7 - 11
Stand back—science is about to happen! We’ll explore a variety of explosive science experiments during this STEAM-themed afternoon of fun. Join us as we blow things up in a constructive way!

Family Storytime: Bears
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Tuesday April 7, 2015
10:00 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.

Family Storytime: Bears
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Tuesday April 7, 2015
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.

Read and Play
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Wednesday April 8, 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: Bears
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Wednesday April 8, 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.

Twos and Threes Together: Bears
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Thursday April 9, 2015
10:00 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.

How to Turn Your Book Into a Feature Film
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Thursday April 9, 2015
6:30 PM - Add to Outlook calendar  |  Add to Google calendar
For Adults
As a writer/author, have you ever wondered what it would be like to see your book (published or unpublished) on the silver screen? Most authors have…it’s part of the joy of writing. Have you also wondered about the process and if it’s even possible? Well, wonder no more! Craig Schenning, owner of Old Line Publishing & Maple Creek Media, presents this seminar explaining all the details of the filmmaking process and what you can do to turn your book or manuscript into a feature length film.

Ready Set School: Bears
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Friday April 10, 2015
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For ages 3 - 6
An independent storytime that prepares children for school. Fun, hands-on activities will teach listening, pre-reading, math, movement, music, and art skills. All adult caregivers are welcome.

Family Storytime: Bears
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Friday April 10, 2015
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.

Harry Potter Games
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Friday April 10, 2015
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For ages 11 - 17
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Ever wished you weren’t a Muggle? Join us for a teens-only celebration of the world of Harry Potter. We’ll explore all kinds of Potter-themed games, test your trivia knowledge, and make some magical mementos to take home! Refreshments will be served.

Hedgehog Storytime and Visit
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Saturday April 11, 2015
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For All Ages
Come to the library for a special extra-prickly storytime! We'll learn all about adorable hedgehogs through stories, rhyme, song, and then be visited by Nutmeg - a real pet hedgehog and her owner! Children 3 and under must be accompanied by an adult caregiver.

Saturday Storytime: Special Program - Hedgehog Storytime and Visit
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Saturday April 11, 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.

booKPETS: Read to a Dog Friend!
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Sunday April 12, 2015
2:00 PM - Add to Outlook calendar  |  Add to Google calendar
For ages 4 - 12
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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. Registration preferred, but walk-ins welcome! Only kids need to register.

Read and Play
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Monday April 13, 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: On the Road
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Monday April 13, 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.

Teen Advisory Board
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Monday April 13, 2015
6:30 PM - Add to Outlook calendar  |  Add to Google calendar
For ages 12 - 17
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! Refreshments will be served.

Mount Airy Book Discussion Group: The Invention of Wings by Sue Monk Kidd
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Wednesday April 15, 2015
1:00 PM - Add to Outlook calendar  |  Add to Google calendar
For Adults
Join us for a discussion of this month's book.

Saturday Storytime: On the Road
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Saturday April 18, 2015
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.

Waking Up the Garden
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Saturday April 18, 2015
2:00 PM - Add to Outlook calendar  |  Add to Google calendar
For Adults
Please join Christa Pusateri, a Carroll County Master Gardener and member of the Mount Airy Garden Club, as she presents some necessary steps and activities to get your garden ready for the growing season, such as choosing the right plants to grow.