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Construction of Exploration Commons at 50 East will begin August 3rd at the Westminster Branch. Please visit the Exploration Commons update page for information regarding the project and how to access the Westminster Branch for the next few months.

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Eldersburg Branch

There are currently no events requiring registration at this location.


Finksburg Branch

There are currently no events requiring registration at this location.


Mount Airy Branch

There are currently no events requiring registration at this location.


North Carroll Branch

There are currently no events requiring registration at this location.


Taneytown Branch

There are currently no events requiring registration at this location.


Westminster Branch

There are currently no events requiring registration at this location.


Offsite Locations

There are currently no events requiring registration at this location.


Online

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Boredom Buster Crafts
Online
Tuesday, August 4, 2020 - 9:00am - 10:00am
Ages: Birth - 5
Registration and more information
Register to pick up a boredom buster craft at the ELDERSBURG BRANCH LIBRARY. As a bonus, they can be used in conjunction with our storytimes. Crafts will be available Wednesdays during Express Pickup.

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Storytime Zoom Room with the North Carroll Branch
Online
Tuesday, August 4, 2020 - 10:00am - 11:00am
Ages: Birth - 6
Registration and more information
Meet us and your friends for an interactive and fun storytime including books, music, and movement.

 

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Deep Relaxation Class Online
Online
Wednesday, August 5, 2020 - 6:30pm - 7:30pm
Ages: 13 - Adults, Adults
Registration and more information
Experience the benefits of a deep relaxation session in this inwardly 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. If possible have a mat and a blanket available.

CCPL and Bryan Nupp assume no responsibility for injuries suffered while participating in this online program.

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Summer Sillies Live with Ms. Steph
Online
Thursday, August 6, 2020 - 10:00am - 10:30am
Ages: Birth - 5
Registration and more information
Join Ms. Steph for songs, movement, and activities to do together and ideas to expand the learning at home with your child.

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Virtual Board Game Café
Online
Thursday, August 6, 2020 - 4:00pm - 6:00pm
Ages: 11 - 17
Registration and more information
Play some of your favorite board games online with your friends! We'll meet up in Zoom to match up players and move to a digital board game arena to play the actual game!

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Gentle Yoga Online
Online
Thursday, August 6, 2020 - 7:00pm - 8:00pm
Ages: 13 - Adults, Adults
Registration and more information
This gentle yoga class, taught by Rebecca Berg, is designed to allow students of various abilities and physical conditions to comfortably develop his or her own yoga practice. There are many appealing aspects of yoga, including increased flexibility, relaxation, strength, improved balance, as well as stress and pain relief. No experience necessary. We may not use all of them in each class, but if possible have a blanket, bolster or pillows, strap, scarf, or soft belt and 2 blocks or books.

CCPL and Rebecca Berg assume no responsibility for injuries suffered while participating in this online program.

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Little Hands Signing: Animal Signs
Online
Friday, August 7, 2020 - 10:00am - 11:00am
Ages: Birth - 8
Registration and more information
Sing, sign, play, and learn basic American Sign Language for summer in this fun, hands-on storytime for the whole family. Signing storyteller Kathy MacMillan is the author of Nita's First Signs and Little Hands & Big Hands: Children and Adults Signing Together.

This program will be presented in spoken English. To request accommodations, please contact aknight@carr.org

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First Friday Book Club: The Beekeeper of Aleppo
Online
Friday, August 7, 2020 - 10:30am - 11:00am
Ages: Adults
Registration and more information
Reading is good for you! Join us for a lively discussion of this month's title, The Beekeeper of Aleppo by Christy Lefteri.

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Free Spirit Book Club: The Woman Who Smashed Codes
Online
Saturday, August 8, 2020 - 2:00pm - 3:00pm
Ages: Adults
Registration and more information
Do you enjoy reading and talking about books? Then our book discussion group is for you! This month's book is The Woman Who Smashed Codes: A True Story of Love, Spies, and the Unlikely Heroine Who Outwitted America's Enemies by Jason Fagone.

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Yoga for Everyone Online
Online
Sunday, August 9, 2020 - 1:30pm - 2:30pm
Ages: 13 - Adults, Adults
Registration and more information
This class in the Hatha Yoga tradition is suitable for many different levels and abilities. Therapeutic elements of yoga will be included. The class ends with a deep relaxation Yoga Nidra. Please wear comfortable clothing and bring a mat or towel.

CCPL and Emily Martin assume no responsibility for injuries suffered while participating in this online program.

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I Miss Your Face Zoom Storytime
Online
Monday, August 10, 2020 - 11:00am - 12:00pm
Ages: 3 - 6
Registration and more information
Ms. Barbara misses your face! Join her in a zoom storytime. Registration will close one hour prior to storytime. Can't wait to see you!!

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Toy and Board Game Trivia Night!
Online
Monday, August 10, 2020 - 7:00pm - 7:30pm
Ages: 7 - Adults, Adults
Registration and more information
Are you a Monopoly master? Do you know everything about LEGO®? Join us for this digital trivia quiz!

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Boredom Buster Crafts
Online
Tuesday, August 11, 2020 - 9:00am - 10:00am
Ages: Birth - 5
Registration and more information
Register to pick up a boredom buster craft at the ELDERSBURG BRANCH LIBRARY. As a bonus, they can be used in conjunction with our storytimes. Crafts will be available Wednesdays during Express Pickup.

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Storytime Zoom Room at the North Carroll Branch
Online
Tuesday, August 11, 2020 - 10:00am - 11:00am
Ages: Birth - 6
Registration and more information
Meet us and your friends for an interactive and fun storytime including books, music, and movement.

 

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Multiple Sclerosis Support Group
Online
Tuesday, August 11, 2020 - 1:00pm - 3:00pm
Ages: Adults
Registration and more information
Our support group has moved online! Please contact Nadine by email at nadiner@carr.org for more information and to get the Zoom link. 

Speaking with other people who have multiple sclerosis can be one of the most empowering and helpful things for someone with MS. Sharing stories, feelings, and experiences with people in similar situations are not only therapeutic, but also enlightening, and can often improve emotional health. This group is part of the MS Focus Independent Support Group Network. 

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How and Why to Podcast: Tips and Tricks
Online
Tuesday, August 11, 2020 - 6:00pm - 6:45pm
Ages: 11 - Adults, Adults
Registration and more information
There’s never been a better time to make a podcast; podcasts are soaring in popularity and the tech is easier than ever. Starting a podcast doesn't have to be overwhelming, you don't have to get a new episode out every week or month. Join Hannah Hethmon, owner of Better Lemon Creative Audio in London, and author of Your Museum Needs a Podcast, to discover a few simple steps to a successful podcast.

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Build a Play Puppy House
Online
Wednesday, August 12, 2020 - 11:00am - 12:00pm
Ages: 5 - 12
Registration and more information
Imagine your very own puppy story this summer when you adopt a play puppy then design and build a house for your new pet. All supplies and directions will be included in this take-home craft. Registrants will be emailed pick up instructions; crafts will be available for pick up on August 12 during Express Pickup at the Eldersburg Branch.

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Reptile Smiles
Online
Wednesday, August 12, 2020 - 2:00pm - 3:00pm
Ages: All Ages
Registration and more information
Nicole Mikulas will present an exciting line-up of exotic reptiles in this interactive program. Learn about reptile care, fun facts, and more.

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Dungeons & Dragons Online
Online
Wednesday, August 12, 2020 - 4:00pm - 6:00pm
Ages: 12 - 17
Registration and more information
Join us for a one-shot session of Dungeons & Dragons played entirely online! All characters will be pre-generated and sent to players before the program begins. This session is for beginners and avid players alike.

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Deep Relaxation Class Online
Online
Wednesday, August 12, 2020 - 6:30pm - 7:30pm
Ages: 13 - Adults, Adults
Registration and more information
Experience the benefits of a deep relaxation session in this inwardly 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. If possible have a mat and a blanket available.

CCPL and Bryan Nupp assume no responsibility for injuries suffered while participating in this online program.

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Summer Sillies Live with Ms. Steph
Online
Thursday, August 13, 2020 - 10:00am - 10:30am
Ages: Birth - 5
Registration and more information
Join Ms. Steph for some rhymes, stories, and movement.

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Gentle Yoga Online
Online
Thursday, August 13, 2020 - 7:00pm - 8:00pm
Ages: 13 - Adults, Adults
Registration and more information
This gentle yoga class, taught by Rebecca Berg, is designed to allow students of various abilities and physical conditions to comfortably develop his or her own yoga practice. There are many appealing aspects of yoga, including increased flexibility, relaxation, strength, improved balance, as well as stress and pain relief. No experience necessary. We may not use all of them in each class, but if possible have a blanket, bolster or pillows, strap, scarf, or soft belt and 2 blocks or books.

CCPL and Rebecca Berg assume no responsibility for injuries suffered while participating in this online program.

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Little Hands Signing: Let's Move!
Online
Friday, August 14, 2020 - 10:00am - 11:00am
Ages: Birth - 8
Registration and more information
Sing, sign, play, and learn basic American Sign Language for summer in this fun, hands-on storytime for the whole family. Signing storyteller Kathy MacMillan is the author of Nita's First Signs and Little Hands & Big Hands: Children and Adults Signing Together.

This program will be presented in spoken English. To request accommodations, please contact aknight@carr.org

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Transitioning to Medicare Part 1
Online
Monday, August 17, 2020 - 5:00pm - 6:00pm
Ages: Adults
Registration and more information
Are you or someone you care about eligible for Medicare? Come and find out how to make the most out of your Medicare health benefits. There are many decisions to make when you are transitioning on to Medicare. This seminar will cover what the four parts of Medicare (Parts A, B, C, and D) are, Medicare Supplement (Medigap) plans, available preventive services, and how to protect yourself from healthcare fraud. We, also, will cover Medicare Savings Programs, which help pay for Medicare beneficiary out of pocket costs. These are not all low-income programs.

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Cartoon Trivia
Online
Monday, August 17, 2020 - 7:00pm - 7:30pm
Ages: 7 - Adults, Adults
Registration and more information
Play a trivia quiz for the whole family! Test your knowledge of cartoons from the Flintstones to Spongebob!

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Boredom Buster Crafts
Online
Tuesday, August 18, 2020 - 9:00am - 10:00am
Ages: Birth - 5
Registration and more information
Register to pick up a boredom buster craft at the ELDERSBURG BRANCH LIBRARY. As a bonus, they can be used in conjunction with our storytimes. Crafts will be available Wednesdays during Express Pickup.

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Storytime Zoom Room at the North Carroll Branch
Online
Tuesday, August 18, 2020 - 10:00am - 11:00am
Ages: Birth - 6
Registration and more information
Meet us and your friends for an interactive and fun storytime including books, music, and movement.

 

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Mount Airy Online Book Discussion Group: The Hopefuls
Online
Wednesday, August 19, 2020 - 1:00pm - 2:00pm
Ages: Adults
Registration and more information
We will be discussing The Hopefuls by Jennifer Close as well as any good books we have read since our last meeting.

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Teen Zoom Hangout: Book Discussion Group
Online
Wednesday, August 19, 2020 - 6:30pm - 7:30pm
Ages: 13 - 17
Registration and more information
Need a place to talk about favorite books, discuss current reads and anticipated releases, and find recommendations? Join this online book discussion group through Zoom to hang out while talking about great books! Please plan on logging in to the meeting 15 minutes early.