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Upcoming Events
Title
Date
Friday, May 02, 2014
Time
10:00 AM - 11:30 AM
Description
Westview Promenade, Buckeystown Pike at Crestwood Blvd.

Frederick County Public Libraries teams up with Westview Promenade for Free, Fantastic Fun every First Friday. Just drop by for a variety of story time, music, games, and crafts. Each month features a special theme and unique activities. Best for ages 2-6 with an adult.

*no July session due to Holiday*

*If inclement weather is occurring, the event will be held inside the vacant storefront next to MOM's Organic Market.*
Library
All Branches

Title
Date
Saturday, May 10, 2014
Time
11:00 AM - 1:00 PM
Description
Westview Promenade, Buckeystown Pike at Crestwood Blvd.

FCPL teams up with Westview Promenade to kick off summer reading. Mark your calendars for free, fantastic fun! No need to sign up - just drop by the courtyard in front of Regal Cinemas for a free concert by Mr. Jon & Friends, crafts, and your favorite costumed character. Don't forget your camera!

*If inclement weather is occurring, the event will be held inside the vacant storefront next to MOM's Organic Market.*
Library
All Branches

Title
Date
Thursday, May 15, 2014
Time
6:00 PM - 6:45 PM
Description
Awesome Animals will be featured on the Thurmont Library deck as The Fountain Rock Nature Center brings their show on the road! Learn about the fascinating world of animals from the experts.
Location
TRL Deck
Library
Thurmont Regional Library

Title
Date
Thursday, May 15, 2014
Time
7:00 PM - 7:45 PM
Description
Awesome Animals will be featured on the Thurmont Library deck as The Fountain Rock Nature Center brings their show on the road! Learn about the fascinating world of animals from the experts.
Location
TRL Deck
Library
Thurmont Regional Library

Title
Date
Friday, May 23, 2014
Time
2:30 PM - 3:30 PM
Description
Join us as we plant different types of fruits, vegetables and flowers on the library terrace!
Location
CBA STEM Lab
Library
C. Burr Artz Public Library

Title
Date
Wednesday, May 28, 2014
Time
1:00 PM - 1:30 PM
Description
Calling all future scientists...join us for a afternoon of experiments and discoveries. Use all of your senses as you make predictions and observations. Be ready to get your hands dirty and have some fun. Ages 3-6, with an adult.
Location
CBA Community Room
Library
C. Burr Artz Public Library

Title
Date
Wednesday, May 28, 2014
Time
3:00 PM - 3:30 PM
Description
Calling all future scientists...join us for a afternoon of experiments and discoveries. Use all of your senses as you make predictions and observations. Be ready to get your hands dirty and have some fun. Ages 3-6, with an adult.
Location
CBA Community Room
Library
C. Burr Artz Public Library

Title
Date
Monday, June 02, 2014
Time
2:30 PM - 3:30 PM
Description
Join us as we weed and water our garden on the library terrace!

Location
Terrace
Library
C. Burr Artz Public Library

Title
Date
Tuesday, June 03, 2014
Time
6:30 PM - 7:00 PM
Description
Fizz Boom Science Experiments - every week a different experiment - this is a very hands on program, so come prepared to get messy, get dirty, get creative! We'll build, take apart, examine, play and discover. Ages 6-11, please register weekly to assure for adequate supplies.
Library
Walkersville Branch Library

Title
Date
Friday, June 06, 2014
Time
10:00 AM - 11:30 AM
Description
Westview Promenade, Buckeystown Pike at Crestwood Blvd.

Frederick County Public Libraries teams up with Westview Promenade for Free, Fantastic Fun every First Friday. Just drop by for a variety of story time, music, games, and crafts. Each month features a special theme and unique activities. Best for ages 2-6 with an adult.

*no July session due to Holiday*

*If inclement weather is occurring, the event will be held inside the old Twisted Twill shop, next to Chico's.*
Library
All Branches

Title
Date
Monday, June 09, 2014
Time
11:15 AM - 12:00 PM
Description
Turtles, snakes, amphibians- Oh My! Join us for a super nature program featuring animals from Catoctin Creek Nature Center!
Location
MD Inside Library
Library
Middletown Branch Library

Title
Date
Tuesday, June 10, 2014
Time
6:30 PM - 7:00 PM
Description
Fizz Boom Science Experiments - every week a different experiment - this is a very hands on program, so come prepared to get messy, get dirty, get creative! We'll build, take apart, examine, play and discover. Ages 6-11, please register weekly to assure for adequate supplies.
Library
Walkersville Branch Library

Title
Date
Thursday, June 12, 2014
Time
10:15 AM - 10:45 AM
Description
Keyote, the Frederick Keys mascot, is visiting the library today. Bring your camera and get ready to read!
Location
CBA Community Room
Library
C. Burr Artz Public Library

Title
Date
Friday, June 13, 2014
Time
11:00 AM - 11:15 AM
Description
George is curious about the library! Come and meet him in the Children's Department. Don't forget your camera to capture your child's special moment with this beloved picture book character.
Location
UR Children's Dept.
Library
Urbana Regional Library

Title
Date
Friday, June 13, 2014
Time
11:20 AM - 11:50 AM
Description
Laura Numeroff's Pig from If You Give a Pig a Pancake visits the Library! Will he be covered in syrup? Come find out and don't forget your camera!
Location
CBA Children's Dept.
Library
C. Burr Artz Public Library

Title
Date
Saturday, June 14, 2014
Time
10:30 AM - 11:00 AM
Description
If you bring a Mouse to the Library ... join Cookie Mouse on a "circular" adventure around the library. Bring a camera to take a picture with Cookie Mouse, too.
Library
Walkersville Branch Library

Title
Date
Saturday, June 14, 2014
Time
11:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Description
Ladybug Girl to the Rescue! Go on a buggy adventure at the library and meet this special storybook character. Fly into fun with ladybug-themed crafts and activities. Enjoy Rita's Italian Ice after the program @ 12:00 pm.
Location
Emmitsburg Community Room
Library
Emmitsburg Branch Library

Title
Date
Saturday, June 14, 2014
Time
11:00 AM - 11:35 AM
Description
Keyote, the Frederick Keys Mascot, is visiting the library today. Bring your camera and get ready to read!
Location
TRL Children's Program Room
Library
Thurmont Regional Library

Title
Date
Monday, June 16, 2014
Time
2:30 PM - 3:30 PM
Description
Join us as we weed and water our garden on the library terrace!

Location
Terrace
Library
C. Burr Artz Public Library

Title
Date
Tuesday, June 17, 2014
Time
2:00 PM - 2:15 PM
Description
George is curious about the library! Come and meet him in the Children's Department. Don't forget your camera to capture your child's special moment with this beloved picture book character.
Location
UR Children's Dept.
Library
Urbana Regional Library

Title
Date
Tuesday, June 17, 2014
Time
6:30 PM - 7:00 PM
Description
Fizz Boom Science Experiments - every week a different experiment - this is a very hands on program, so come prepared to get messy, get dirty, get creative! We'll build, take apart, examine, play and discover. Ages 6-11, please register weekly to assure for adequate supplies.
Library
Walkersville Branch Library

Title
Date
Tuesday, June 17, 2014
Time
6:30 PM - 7:30 PM
Description
Awesome Animals will be featured at the Walkersville Library as The Fountain Rock Nature Center brings their show on the road! Learn about the fascinating world of animals from the experts.
Library
Walkersville Branch Library

Title
Date
Tuesday, June 17, 2014
Time
7:00 PM - 7:15 PM
Description
George is curious about the library! Come and meet him in the Children's Department. Don't forget your camera to capture your child's special moment with this beloved picture book character.
Location
UR Children's Dept.
Library
Urbana Regional Library

Title
Date
Wednesday, June 18, 2014
Time
All Day - All Day
Description
Join us again this summer as we get a little bit wacky on Wednesdays! Each Wednesday we will be dressing up for some wacky theme and invite everyone to do the same.
Library
C. Burr Artz Public Library

Title
Date
Wednesday, June 18, 2014
Time
10:30 AM - 12:30 PM
Description
Drop in for games, crafts, and a visit with Peter Rabbit as we start Summer vacation with a party. Rita's Italian Ice will be served. Be on the lookout for special visits with Peter Rabbit all week.
Location
Brunswick Community Room
Library
Brunswick Branch Library

Title
Date
Wednesday, June 18, 2014
Time
11:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Description
Animal expert Bob Furrer brings 30 years of experience with him to this entertaining and educational live-animal show. Join the fun! Caution: these are live animals!
Location
Emmitsburg Community Room
Library
Emmitsburg Branch Library

Title
Date
Wednesday, June 18, 2014
Time
11:00 AM - 11:15 AM
Description
Froggy, the character from your favorite books, will be stopping by the library this morning to take some pictures with you. Be sure to bring your camera!
Library
Thurmont Regional Library

Title
Date
Wednesday, June 18, 2014
Time
11:00 AM - 11:15 AM
Description
George is curious about the library! Come and meet him in the Children's Department. Don't forget your camera to capture your child's special moment with this beloved picture book character.
Location
UR Children's Dept.
Library
Urbana Regional Library

Title
Date
Wednesday, June 18, 2014
Time
11:30 AM - 12:00 PM
Description
Laura Numeroff's Pig from If You Give a Pig a Pancake visits the Library! Will he be covered in syrup? Come find out and don't forget your camera!
Location
CBA Children's Program Room
Library
C. Burr Artz Public Library

Title
Date
Wednesday, June 18, 2014
Time
2:00 PM - 3:00 PM
Description
Animal expert Bob Furrer brings 30 years of experience with him to this entertaining and educational live-animal show. Join the fun! Caution: these are live animals.
Location
Brunswick Community Room
Library
Brunswick Branch Library

Title
Date
Thursday, June 19, 2014
Time
10:15 AM - 11:15 AM
Description
Magician Roger Lindsay, with his fun-packed audience participation show, is back with us again this summer reading season. His show is for kids of all ages. Come join the fun!
Location
CBA Community Room
Library
C. Burr Artz Public Library

Title
Date
Thursday, June 19, 2014
Time
11:00 AM - 11:30 AM
Description
Come visit with Jan Brett's star of the Hedgie books - Hedgie, himself! He will make a special appearance during Preschool Story time. Be sure to bring your camera and take a Hedgie selfie!
Location
MD Outside Library
Library
Middletown Branch Library

Title
Date
Thursday, June 19, 2014
Time
11:00 AM - 11:15 AM
Description
George is curious about the library! Come and meet him in the Children's Department. Don't forget your camera to capture your child's special moment with this beloved picture book character.
Location
UR Children's Dept.
Library
Urbana Regional Library

Title
Date
Thursday, June 19, 2014
Time
11:30 AM - 12:30 PM
Description
Magician Roger Lindsay, with his fun-packed audience participation show, is back with us again this summer reading season. His show is for kids of all ages. Come join the fun!
Location
CBA Community Room
Library
C. Burr Artz Public Library

Title
Date
Thursday, June 19, 2014
Time
6:00 PM - 7:00 PM
Description
Explore and play with the science of bubbles. For kids in grades 1-6
Location
Brunswick Community Room
Library
Brunswick Branch Library

Title
Date
Thursday, June 19, 2014
Time
6:30 PM - 7:15 PM
Description
Drop by for a program featuring scaled and feathered friends from the Cunningham Falls State Park. Park Rangers will tell you all about these very special animals.
Location
TRL Deck
Library
Thurmont Regional Library

Title
Date
Thursday, June 19, 2014
Time
7:00 PM - 7:15 PM
Description
George is curious about the library! Come and meet him in the Children's Department. Don't forget your camera to capture your child's special moment with this beloved picture book character.
Location
UR Children's Dept.
Library
Urbana Regional Library

Title
Date
Friday, June 20, 2014
Time
11:00 AM - 11:15 AM
Description
George is curious about the library! Come and meet him in the Children's Department. Don't forget your camera to capture your child's special moment with this beloved picture book character.
Location
UR Children's Dept.
Library
Urbana Regional Library

Title
Date
Friday, June 20, 2014
Time
2:30 PM - 3:15 PM
Description
Tangrams are wonderful ancient Chinese puzzles. Listen to a story told with these unique pieces and then create your own picture from the seven piece puzzle. All materials provided. Ages 5 -12. Registered program. 45 minutes
Location
CBA Children's Program Room
Library
C. Burr Artz Public Library

Title
Date
Saturday, June 21, 2014
Time
11:00 AM - 11:30 AM
Description
Jump to it and register for a special storytime about 2 of our favorite amphibians. Stories, games and crafts plus...a visit from "Froggy" himself! Don't forget your camera!
Location
TRL Community Room
Library
Thurmont Regional Library

Title
Date
Saturday, June 21, 2014
Time
11:00 AM - 11:30 AM
Description
Create miniature electromechanical creatures that draw
fantastic patterns or wiggle all over. For kids in grades 3-7. Limit 30 participants.
Library
Walkersville Branch Library

Title
Date
Saturday, June 21, 2014
Time
1:00 PM - 1:30 PM
Description
Jump to it and register for a special storytime about 2 of our favorite amphibians. Scientific facts, stories, games and crafts plus...a visit from "Froggy" himself! Don't forget your camera!
Location
TRL Community Room
Library
Thurmont Regional Library

Title
Date
Monday, June 23, 2014
Time
2:00 PM - 3:00 PM
Description
Real life MINECRAFT games and crafts! Bring your own device with the MINECRAFT app to share and play together. (Please be sure the device is labeled with your name)
For Ages 5-13.
Teens 14+ can contact the children's department to volunteer.
Location
CBA Community Room
Library
C. Burr Artz Public Library

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Important Messages
Summer Reading: May 1 - August 9. The last day to pick up Summer Reading prizes is August 31, 2014.
Hey, FCPL Summer Readers, don't forget you have until August 31, 2014 to finish your gameboard, log your 600 minutes of reading, and pick up your Summer Reading prizes at any FCPL location.
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