Upcoming Events

Start Time

Age
Program Type
Location

Family Storytime

March 21, 2019
9:45am - 10:45am
Taneytown Branch
Location: Taneytown Branch
Room: Taneytown Large Meeting Room
Age Group:
Kids ( Birth – 8 )

Program Type: Storytimes & Puppet Shows
Description:

We’ll share books, stories, rhymes, music, and movement. Come talk, sing, read, write, and play together in a format appropriate for young children. 

Read and Play

March 21, 2019
9:45am - 10:45am
Eldersburg Branch
Location: Eldersburg Branch
Room: Eldersburg Large Meeting Room
Age Group:
Kids ( Birth – 24 Months )

Program Type: Storytimes & Puppet Shows
Description:

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.

Twos and Threes Together

March 21, 2019
10:00am - 10:30am
Mount Airy Branch
Location: Mount Airy Branch
Room: Mount Airy Large Meeting Room
Age Group:
Kids ( 2 – 3 )

Program Type: Storytimes & Puppet Shows
Description:

This lively, fast-paced storytime for young children includes books, songs, fingerplays, and movement.

Family Storytime

March 21, 2019
10:00am - 11:00am
North Carroll Branch
Location: North Carroll Branch
Room: North Carroll Large Meeting Room
Age Group:
Kids ( Birth – 8 )

Description:

We’ll share books, stories, rhymes, music, and movement. Come talk, sing, read, write, and play together in a format appropriate for young children. 

Twos and Threes Together

March 21, 2019
10:00am - 11:00am
Westminster Branch
Location: Westminster Branch
Room: Westminster Large Meeting Room
Age Group:
Kids ( 2 – 3 )

Program Type: Storytimes & Puppet Shows
Description:

This lively, fast-paced storytime for young children includes books, songs, fingerplays, and movement.

Independent Exploration

March 21, 2019
10:00am - 12:00pm
Eldersburg Branch
Location: Eldersburg Branch
Room: Exploration Point!
Age Group:
Kids ( 3 – Adults )
Teens
Adults

Program Type: STEM/STEAM, Technology & Maker
Description:
Drop in for self-directed use of our makerspace resources during our unstaffed open lab hours. Check https://library.carr.org/programs/explorationpoint.asp for a full list of the equipment and software available. For staff assistance with a project o...

Family Storytime

March 21, 2019
11:00am - 12:00pm
North Carroll Branch
Location: North Carroll Branch
Room: North Carroll Large Meeting Room
Age Group:
Kids ( Birth – 8 )

Description:

We’ll share books, stories, rhymes, music, and movement. Come talk, sing, read, write, and play together in a format appropriate for young children. 

Read and Play

March 21, 2019
11:00am - 12:00pm
Westminster Branch
Location: Westminster Branch
Room: Westminster Large Meeting Room
Age Group:
Kids ( Birth – 24 Months )

Program Type: Storytimes & Puppet Shows
Description:

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.

Twos and Threes Together

March 21, 2019
11:00am - 12:00pm
Eldersburg Branch
Location: Eldersburg Branch
Room: Eldersburg Large Meeting Room
Age Group:
Kids ( 2 – 3 )

Program Type: Storytimes & Puppet Shows
Description:

This lively, fast-paced storytime for young children includes books, songs, fingerplays, and movement.

Music with Me

March 21, 2019
1:30pm - 2:30pm
Taneytown Branch
Registration
Location: Taneytown Branch
Room: Taneytown Large Meeting Room
Age Group:
Kids ( 2 - 6 )

Program Type: Music, Theater, and Dance
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 18
Description:
Join the fun with your child as we celebrate the joys of music with instruments, dancing, bean bags, streamers, and more! ...

Disclaimer(s)

Only kids need to register for this program. 

Family Storytime

March 21, 2019
4:00pm - 5:00pm
Westminster Branch
Location: Westminster Branch
Room: Westminster Large Meeting Room
Age Group:
Kids ( Birth – 8 )

Description:

We’ll share books, stories, rhymes, music, and movement. Come talk, sing, read, write, and play together in a format appropriate for young children. 

Tween Space

March 21, 2019
4:00pm - 5:00pm
Taneytown Branch
Location: Taneytown Branch
Room: Taneytown Large Meeting Room
Age Group:
Kids ( 8 – 12 )

Program Type: DIY, Arts, and Crafts, Fun & Games, STEM/STEAM
Description:
A weekly after-school program with a snack, craft/game/tech time, and homework assistance. Different activities every week! We will not meet on early dismissal days or when CCPS is closed.   ...

Teen Advisory Board

March 21, 2019
6:00pm - 7:00pm
Finksburg Branch
Location: Finksburg Branch
Room: Finksburg Small Meeting Room
Age Group:
Teens ( 12 – 17 )

Description:
Join the Teen Advisory Board! Share your opinions and ideas about programs and materials you'd like to see at the Finksburg Branch. Earn service hours while helping your library! ...

Disclaimer(s)

Refreshments will be served at this program.

Bereavement Support Group

March 21, 2019
6:30pm - 7:30pm
Eldersburg Branch
Location: Eldersburg Branch
Room: Eldersburg Small Meeting Room
Age Group:
Adults

Program Type: Health & Wellness
Description:
The Bereavement Support Group will focus on counseling those who have lost someone close to them. This group is open to all grieving people in the community. It will focus on discussion and healing, using counseling, music, writing, and other interac...

Scrumptious Spring and Easter Goodies

March 21, 2019
6:30pm - 7:30pm
North Carroll Branch
Location: North Carroll Branch
Room: North Carroll Large Meeting Room
Age Group:
Teens ( 13 – Adults )
Adults

Program Type: DIY, Arts, and Crafts
Description:
Presented by Jennifer Bertucco of Bertucco's Bakery. Come learn how to make spring and Easter treats at home, as well as taste test Jennifer's creations. ...

Disclaimer(s)

Refreshments will be served at this program.

Taneytown Book Club: Rise and Shine, Benedict Stone by Phaedra Patrick

March 21, 2019
6:30pm - 7:30pm
Taneytown Branch
Location: Taneytown Branch
Room: Taneytown Small Meeting Room
Age Group:
Adults

Program Type: Book Clubs
Description:

Do you enjoy reading and talking about books? Then our book discussion group is for you! We will feature a different book at each meeting. Come join us for a sharing of good books and ideas.

Tech Talk with Sara & Sara: eBooks & More

March 21, 2019
6:30pm - 8:00pm
Mount Airy Branch
Location: Mount Airy Branch
Age Group:
Adults

Program Type: Technology & Maker
Description:
Sara and Sara are back with another Tech Talk. They will be discussing eBooks and other downloadable content available through the library's online resources. Please feel free to bring along your Kindle, iOS device, or Android device. Be sure to brin...

Bard to the Bone: Shakespeare for Youth

March 21, 2019
6:30pm - 8:30pm
Mount Airy Branch
Location: Mount Airy Branch
Room: Mount Airy Large Meeting Room
Age Group:
Kids ( 8 - 17 )
Teens

Program Type: Music, Theater, and Dance
Description:
Delve into a world of love, honor, and intrigue through a fun introduction of William Shakespeare. Teaching artists from the Baltimore Shakespeare Factory will help you discover the genius of the Bard of Avon through activities, songs, and props.&nbs...

Disclaimer(s)

This program is sponsored in part by a Community Arts Development Grant from the Carroll County Arts Council and the Maryland State Arts Council.

Gentle Yoga

March 21, 2019
7:00pm - 8:00pm
Eldersburg Branch
Registration
Location: Eldersburg Branch
Room: Eldersburg Large Meeting Room
Age Group:
Teens ( 13 – Adults )
Adults

Program Type: Health & Wellness
Registration Required
Waitlist Seats Remaining: 47
Description:
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,...

Disclaimer(s)

All attendees need to register.

Family Storytime

March 22, 2019
10:00am - 11:00am
Mount Airy Branch
Location: Mount Airy Branch
Room: Mount Airy Large Meeting Room
Age Group:
Kids ( Birth – 8 )

Program Type: Storytimes & Puppet Shows
Description:

We’ll share books, stories, rhymes, music, and movement. Come talk, sing, read, write, and play together in a format appropriate for young children. 

Music and Movement Storytime

March 22, 2019
10:00am - 11:00am
Eldersburg Branch
Registration
Location: Eldersburg Branch
Room: Eldersburg Large Meeting Room
Age Group:
Kids ( Birth – 5 )

Program Type: Storytimes & Puppet Shows
Registration Required
Waitlist Seats Remaining: 22
Description:
Come ready to shake, rattle, and read! This program combines live music with movement focused stories to create an engaging, educational experience sure to get everyone up and moving around. ...

Disclaimer(s)

Only kids need to register for this program. 

Read & Play

March 22, 2019
10:00am - 11:00am
North Carroll Branch
Location: North Carroll Branch
Room: North Carroll Large Meeting Room
Age Group:
Kids ( Birth – 24 Months )

Program Type: Storytimes & Puppet Shows
Description:
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.  ...

Personalized Tech Help

March 22, 2019
11:00am - 12:00pm
Taneytown Branch
Registration
Location: Taneytown Branch
Age Group:
Adults

Program Type: Technology & Maker
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 0
Description:
An opportunity for individualized technology assistance on your own device or a public computer. Bring your questions about navigating the internet, email, and the online services the library offers. Leave with new skills and maybe an ebook or magazi...

Family Storytime

March 22, 2019
11:00am - 12:00pm
Mount Airy Branch
Location: Mount Airy Branch
Room: Mount Airy Large Meeting Room
Age Group:
Kids ( Birth – 8 )

Program Type: Storytimes & Puppet Shows
Description:

We’ll share books, stories, rhymes, music, and movement. Come talk, sing, read, write, and play together in a format appropriate for young children. 

Location: Offsite
Age Group:
Everyone ( All Ages )

Description:
All are welcome at this series of author talks with Battle of the Books authors on Monday, 3/18 (Hena Khan and Natalie Lorenzi) and Friday, 3/22 (Ru Xu and Cammie McGovern). Meet two authors featured on this year's Battle of the Books reading...

Disclaimer(s)

Carroll County Public Library serves as a Choose Civility Affiliate of the ever-expanding collective of Choose Civility communities worldwide. Partial funding for this initiative is provided by a grant managed by the Howard County Library System through the Maryland State Library. Choose Civility, Howard County, MD serves as the Choose Civility Headquarters. Learn more about Choose Civility here

Teen After Hours: Virtual Spring Break

March 22, 2019
6:30pm - 9:30pm
Westminster Branch
Registration
Location: Westminster Branch
Room: Westminster Large Meeting Room
Age Group:
Teens ( 11 – 17 )

Program Type: Fun & Games, STEM/STEAM, Technology & Maker
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 21
Description:
Stuck here for Spring Break? Join our Teen Advisory Board as we take a virtual vacation! Use the green screen to create postcards and see the sights with our virtual reality technology. Permission slips will be required for this event; get yours at t...

Disclaimer(s)

Refreshments will be served at this program.

Saturday Storytime

March 23, 2019
9:45am - 10:45am
Eldersburg Branch
Location: Eldersburg Branch
Room: Eldersburg Large Meeting Room
Age Group:
Kids ( Birth – 8 )

Program Type: Storytimes & Puppet Shows
Description:

We’ll share books, stories, rhymes, music, and movement. Come talk, sing, read, write, and play together in a format appropriate for young children.