Program listing for Friday July 11, 2014

Elephant and Piggie's Summer of Science!
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Westminster Branch Library
10:00 AM - Add to Outlook calendar  |  Add to Google calendar
For All Ages
Registration for this event begins 6/27/2014.
Join the stars of Mo Willems' bestselling Elephant & Piggie books for an imagination fueled encounter with science. Children 3 and under must be accompanied by an adult caregiver. All attendees need to register. This program is sponsored in part by a Community Arts Development Grant from the Carroll County Arts Council and the Maryland State Arts Council. The Americans with Disabilities Act applies to the Carroll County Government and its programs, services, activities, and facilities. Anyone requiring an auxiliary aid or service for effective communication or who has a complaint should contact Madeline M. Morey, The Americans with Disabilities Act Coordinator, 410.386.3800, 1.888.302.8978, MD Relay 7-1-1/1.800.735.2258 or email mmorey@ccg.carr.org as soon as possible but no later than 72 hours before the scheduled event.

On My Own: Opposites
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Mount Airy Branch Library
10:00 AM - Add to Outlook calendar  |  Add to Google calendar
For ages 3 - 6
A theme-based storytime for children who are ready for an independent, small group experience. All adult caregivers are welcome.

Pee Wee Pirates
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Eldersburg Branch Library
10:00 AM - Add to Outlook calendar  |  Add to Google calendar
For ages 5 - Adults
Registration for this event begins 6/27/2014.
Ahoy there maties! Sail the high seas in this rollicking adventure with Captain Grace O'Malley, the Irish Pirate Queen. Learn what life on a ship was really like in the 1500s and why people risked their lives to explore. But no landlubbers allowed. All hands on deck will move! A fun workout for brains and bodies!

Read and Play
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North Carroll Branch Library
10:30 AM - Add to Outlook calendar  |  Add to Google calendar
For ages Birth - 24 Months
A storytime featuring lap games, tickles, bounces and rhymes followed by a playgroup for meeting and mingling. With an accompanying adult caregiver.

Year-Round Family Storytime: Opposites
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Mount Airy Branch Library
11:00 AM - Add to Outlook calendar  |  Add to Google calendar
For All Ages
An open invitation! This weekly storytime, open to all ages, introduces stories through books, songs, and activities. Children 3 and under must be accompanied by an adult caregiver.

Chocolate and Chat
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Taneytown Branch Library
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! Refreshments will be served.

Pee Wee Pirates
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North Carroll Branch Library
1:00 PM - Add to Outlook calendar  |  Add to Google calendar
For ages 5 - Adults
Registration for this event begins 6/27/2014.
Ahoy there maties! Sail the high seas in this rollicking adventure with Captain Grace O'Malley, the Irish Pirate Queen. Learn what life on a ship was really like in the 1500s and why people risked their lives to explore. But no landlubbers allowed. All hands on deck will move! A fun workout for brains and bodies! All attendees need to register.

Games, Games, Games!!!
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Eldersburg Branch Library
2:00 PM - Add to Outlook calendar  |  Add to Google calendar
For ages 6 - 10
Spin the wheel, roll the dice, pick a card, and put your skill and luck to the test playing games at the library. Bring your friends or make new ones while we play and have fun together. Games will be provided.

LEGO® Creations
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Finksburg Branch Library
2:00 PM - Add to Outlook calendar  |  Add to Google calendar
For ages 5 - Adults
Want to build a castle? Or a spaceship? Or something totally new and different? Join us for a LEGO® program where you can build whatever you would like! We supply the blocks and you supply the creativity! Bring your dad or your mom and build together!

Writer's Circle
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Taneytown Branch Library
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. Personal writing is as easy as PIE: purpose, idea, and example! No previous experience is needed. Just bring a pen, notebook, or laptop.

You Scream! I Scream! Let's Make Ice Cream!
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Taneytown Branch Library
2:00 PM - Add to Outlook calendar  |  Add to Google calendar
For ages 8 - 12
Registration for this event begins 6/27/2014.
Don't miss out on the fun of making ice cream in a bag! You will learn everything you ever wanted to know about ice cream. Plus, discover the secret to finding out how skim, 1%, and whole milk differ and which one is the best when making ice cream! Refreshments will be served. This program is presented by a representative of the MD 4-H program.

Library Lock-In
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Taneytown Branch Library
5:30 PM - Add to Outlook calendar  |  Add to Google calendar
For ages 13 - 17
The library closes at 5, but we’ll just be getting started! Join us for after-hours games, food, and fun until 10. Spaces are limited and permission slips are required. Registration at branch only by 7/10/2014. Refreshments will be served.

Sherlock-In
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Eldersburg Branch Library
6:30 PM - Add to Outlook calendar  |  Add to Google calendar
For ages 11 - 17
Registration for this event begins 6/27/2014.
It's elementary, my dear Watson! We detect that you'll have a great time at our Sherlock-themed lock-in, featuring games, food, and fun! Permission slips are required and can be picked up at the Information Desk. Refreshments will be served. 6:30-8:30 PM. All attendees need to register.