Program listing for Saturday June 29, 2013

Work with a Master Gardener
Eldersburg Branch Library
9:00 AM - Add to Outlook calendar  |  Add to Google calendar
For ages 12 - Adults
Registration for this event begins 6/15/2013.
Work with a Master Gardener at the Eldersburg Branch Library's Native Garden. The Carroll County Master Gardeners will be available for your questions while maintaining our native garden. Service hours are available for students ages 12 - 17. Wear your work clothes and bring gardening gloves. All attendees need to register.

The Thrilling Tale of Peter Rabbit
Westminster Branch Library
10:00 AM - Add to Outlook calendar  |  Add to Google calendar
For ages 3 - Adults
Registration for this event begins 6/15/2013.
Can you name Peter Rabbit’s sisters? Come meet Flopsy, Mopsy, Cottontail, and Peter in this rollicking puppet show that brings The Tale of Peter Rabbit to life like never before! You’ll really dig Peter Rabbit in his thrilling escapade through Mr. McGregor's vegetable garden. Parents, enjoy retelling the story with your children using the parent activity handout! Children age 3 must be accompanied by an adult caregiver. All attendees need to register.

Author Lois Szymanski
Finksburg Branch Library
11:00 AM - Add to Outlook calendar  |  Add to Google calendar
For ages 7 - Adults
Registration for this event begins 6/15/2013.
Author Lois Szymanski has written numerous books about the Chincoteague Ponies. Join her as she shares some stories about the ponies and how they survive today. Her talk will include information about the ponies who are the focus of her new Chincoteague Pony Trading cards, the foals that inspired her picture book, Wild Colt, and the amazing survival of the stallion who is the topic of her new chapter book, The True Story of Miracle Man. After the talk, visitors will be able to meet a real Chincoteague Pony and ask questions of the pony's owner. All attendees need to register.

Movies @ Your Library: Rise of the Guardians
Eldersburg Branch Library
2:00 PM - Add to Outlook calendar  |  Add to Google calendar
For ages 7 - Adults
When an evil spirit known as Pitch lays down the gauntlet to take over the world, the immortal Guardians must join forces to protect the hopes, beliefs, and imagination of children all over the world. Rated PG. Refreshments will be served.

READ Local with Mary Jane Buettner
Westminster Branch Library
2:00 PM - Add to Outlook calendar  |  Add to Google calendar
For Adults
Meet Mary Jane Buettner, author of A Key to Love. READ Local features a published author from the Carroll County community each month to meet and greet readers. Authors may have books available for purchase and signing.