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Twos and Threes Together: Fish
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Tuesday March 3, 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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Tuesday March 3, 2015
7:00 PM - Add to Outlook calendar  |  Add to Google calendar
For ages 12 - 17
Need service hours? Stop in and share your opinions with library staff about books, music, movies, and programs that you’d like to see at the Taneytown Branch. Refreshments will be served.

Ready Set School: Fish
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Wednesday March 4, 2015
9:45 AM - Add to Outlook calendar  |  Add to Google calendar
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.

Read and Play
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Wednesday March 4, 2015
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.

Pajama Party Storytime: Fish
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Wednesday March 4, 2015
6:30 PM - Add to Outlook calendar  |  Add to Google calendar
For All Ages
Wear your pajamas, bring your favorite stuffed animal, and listen to stories before bed. This storytime, open to all ages, introduces stories through books, songs, and activities. Children 3 and under must be accompanied by an adult caregiver.

Family Storytime: Fish
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Thursday March 5, 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.

Messy Art
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Thursday March 5, 2015
11:00 AM - Add to Outlook calendar  |  Add to Google calendar
For ages 3 - 6
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Paint and scissors and glue, oh my! It's time to create your very own messy masterpiece! We'll share a story or two, then create our own works of art. Please dress to get messy. With an accompanying caregiver; only kids need to register.

Greeting Card Bookmarks
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Thursday March 5, 2015
7:00 PM - Add to Outlook calendar  |  Add to Google calendar
For Adults
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Join us for a fun evening of creating beautiful bookmarks from recycled greeting cards.

Chocolate and Chat
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Friday March 6, 2015
1:00 PM - Add to Outlook calendar  |  Add to Google calendar
For Adults
Join us for an informal book sharing. Tell others what you've been reading and get ideas for what to read next!

Writer's Circle
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Friday March 6, 2015
2:00 PM - Add to Outlook calendar  |  Add to Google calendar
For Adults
Nothing clarifies thoughts and ideas like writing them down. Join a group of folks who meet monthly to encourage each other. Bring and share whatever you write: essays, poetry, stories, etc.

Build It!
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Saturday March 7, 2015
11:00 AM - Add to Outlook calendar  |  Add to Google calendar
For ages 5 - Adults
Bring your friends and build! We have a range of materials for your design - from LEGO® and wooden blocks to magnetic building materials. Get creative and see what you can design! Enjoy a STEAM (science, technology, engineering, art, & math) learning experience. From 11 am - 1 pm.

Art Academy 101
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Monday March 9, 2015
3:00 PM - Add to Outlook calendar  |  Add to Google calendar
For ages 6 - 9
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School's out early, so join the fun as we explore different art styles. There will be activities, demos, and hands-on learning, with some background to bring it all together. Taught by Kayla King.

Twos and Threes Together: Sheep
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Tuesday March 10, 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.

Ready Set School: Sheep
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Wednesday March 11, 2015
9:45 AM - Add to Outlook calendar  |  Add to Google calendar
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.

Read and Play
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Wednesday March 11, 2015
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.

Pajama Party Storytime: Sheep
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Wednesday March 11, 2015
6:30 PM - Add to Outlook calendar  |  Add to Google calendar
For All Ages
Wear your pajamas, bring your favorite stuffed animal, and listen to stories before bed. This storytime, open to all ages, introduces stories through books, songs, and activities. Children 3 and under must be accompanied by an adult caregiver.

Family Storytime: Sheep
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Thursday March 12, 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.

Drop-In Knitting
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Thursday March 12, 2015
6:30 PM - Add to Outlook calendar  |  Add to Google calendar
For Adults
Please join us to share ideas, patterns, books, and projects. Beginners, please bring size 8 needles and light colored worsted yarn - look for #4 on the label.

Preschool Science: Fun with Magnets
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Friday March 13, 2015
11:00 AM - Add to Outlook calendar  |  Add to Google calendar
For ages 3 - 6
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Help your preschool child discover the excitement of science through hands-on experiments. Enjoy a STEAM (science, technology, engineering, art, & math) learning experience as we explore magnets. With an adult caregiver; only kids need to register.

Magic: The Gathering®
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Saturday March 14, 2015
11:00 AM - Add to Outlook calendar  |  Add to Google calendar
For ages 13 - Adults
Join us for 2 hours of gaming fun. Newcomers to the game will have a chance to learn and experienced players can face off with one another or trade cards. Come and join the gathering of the oldest of trading card games—with more than 12 million players! Refreshments will be served.

Modern Board Games at the Library
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Saturday March 14, 2015
1:00 PM - Add to Outlook calendar  |  Add to Google calendar
For ages 13 - Adults
People say we are now in a golden age of board games! From Dominion to Smash-Up, join us for a chance to play some modern board games and learn what the fuss is all about.

Scribble Bots
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Saturday March 14, 2015
2:00 PM - Add to Outlook calendar  |  Add to Google calendar
For ages 12 - 17
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Celebrate Pi Day by assembling your very own scribble bot. Then watch as it creates a doodle art masterpiece.

Preschool Math
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Monday March 16, 2015
11:00 AM - Add to Outlook calendar  |  Add to Google calendar
For ages 3 - 6
Help your preschool child discover math fun with lots of hands-on activities. Enjoy a STEAM (science, technology, engineering, art, & math) learning experience. With an adult caregiver.

Twos and Threes Together: Bugs
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Tuesday March 17, 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.

Quilting 101
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Tuesday March 17, 2015
6:30 PM - Add to Outlook calendar  |  Add to Google calendar
For Adults
Registration for this event begins 3/3/2015.
Join us at the Taneytown Branch for an introductory program in basic quilting techniques and skills. You’ll leave with a small finished purse and a bad case of the quilting bug! All materials will be provided, just bring your enthusiasm. All attendees need to register.

Ready Set School: Bugs
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Wednesday March 18, 2015
9:45 AM - Add to Outlook calendar  |  Add to Google calendar
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.

Read and Play
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Wednesday March 18, 2015
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.

Pajama Party Storytime: Bugs
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Wednesday March 18, 2015
6:30 PM - Add to Outlook calendar  |  Add to Google calendar
For All Ages
Wear your pajamas, bring your favorite stuffed animal, and listen to stories before bed. This storytime, open to all ages, introduces stories through books, songs, and activities. Children 3 and under must be accompanied by an adult caregiver.

Family Storytime: Bugs
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Thursday March 19, 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.

Taneytown Adult Book Discussion Group: Liar, Temptress, Soldier, Spy by Karen Abbott
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Thursday March 19, 2015
6:30 PM - Add to Outlook calendar  |  Add to Google calendar
For Adults
Join us for a lively discussion. New participants are always welcome! A Celebrating America program.

Walk Carroll's Taneytown Walking Club
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Friday March 20, 2015
9:15 AM - Add to Outlook calendar  |  Add to Google calendar
For Adults
We are joining the Partnership for a Healthier Carroll County to create a Walk Carroll Walking Club in Taneytown. We will meet at the Taneytown Branch on Friday mornings, starting 3/20 at 8:30 am. Join us as we kick off spring time with a healthy start! If it rains, we will postpone until the following week.

Read to a Dog
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Saturday March 21, 2015
10:00 AM - Add to Outlook calendar  |  Add to Google calendar
For ages 5 - 12
Come ready to read to a book-loving dog! Bring a favorite book - or use one of ours - to improve your reading skills by sharing a story with our furry friends. Therapy dog/s available from 10:00 AM - Noon.

Spring Book Art
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Monday March 23, 2015
6:30 PM - Add to Outlook calendar  |  Add to Google calendar
For ages 11 - Adults
Spring has sprung, so let's celebrate by making some book art! We'll teach you to make butterflies, flowers, hedgehogs, and more. Don't worry about bringing anything, we'll provide everything you need!