Upcoming Events

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Age
Program Type
Location
This event is in the "Teens" group.
This event is in the "Adults" group.

The Benefits of Native Plants

March 28, 2020
1:00pm - 2:00pm
Mount Airy Branch
Cancelled
Location: Mount Airy Branch
Room: Mount Airy Large Meeting Room
Age Group:
Teens ( 13 - Adults )
Adults

Program Type: Gardening and Environment
Description:
The Master Gardeners will discuss the benefits of using native plants in your landscape. Gain insight on how to promote habitat for wildlife and create a climate-hardy collection of plants to enjoy year-round. Participants will receive a special coup...
This event is in the "Teens" group.

Beat Saber VR

March 28, 2020
1:00pm - 3:00pm
Finksburg Branch
Cancelled
Registration
Location: Finksburg Branch
Room: Finksburg Large Meeting Room
Age Group:
Teens ( 11 - 17 )

Program Type: Fun and Games, STEM/STEAM, Technology and Maker
Description:
Show off your rhythm skills on Beat Saber, a virtual reality block slashing game that will challenge your coordination and musical timing. ...

Disclaimer(s)

All attendees need to register.

This event is in the "Kids" group.
This event is in the "Teens" group.

Paper Airplane Engineering

March 28, 2020
1:00pm - 3:00pm
Eldersburg Branch
Cancelled
Registration
Location: Eldersburg Branch
Room: Exploration Point!
Age Group:
Kids ( 6 - 17 )
Teens

Program Type: STEM/STEAM, Technology and Maker
Description:
Try out some high-flying engineering! Choose from and build a variety of different paper airplanes - or design your own - and then measure how far they fly in a paper airplane contest! Prizes will be awarded to the farthest fliers! ...

Disclaimer(s)

All attendees need to register.

This event is in the "Kids" group.
This event is in the "Teens" group.

Make Your Own Roblox Game

March 28, 2020
1:30pm - 2:30pm
Taneytown Branch
Cancelled
Registration
Location: Taneytown Branch
Room: Taneytown Large Meeting Room
Age Group:
Kids ( 8 - 17 )
Teens

Program Type: STEM/STEAM
Description:
Join us to learn how to make your own game in Roblox! We'll walk you through the process of creating your own game to share with the world on the massively popular Roblox platform! ...

Disclaimer(s)

All attendees need to register.

This event is in the "Kids" group.
This event is in the "Teens" group.

PAWS to Read

March 28, 2020
2:00pm - 3:00pm
Eldersburg Branch
Cancelled
Location: Eldersburg Branch
Age Group:
Kids ( 5 - 17 )
Teens

Description:
Come to the library and read a story to a book-loving dog. Research shows that reading to animals can boost reading skills in children as well as help with emotional and social skills. Struggling readers are encouraged to participate. ...
This event is in the "Kids" group.
This event is in the "Teens" group.

Open Exploration: Coding

March 30, 2020
3:00pm - 8:30pm
Eldersburg Branch
Cancelled
Location: Eldersburg Branch
Room: Exploration Point!
Age Group:
Kids ( 6 - 17 )
Teens

Program Type: STEM/STEAM, Technology and 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. ...
This event is in the "Teens" group.

Escape Room

March 30, 2020
6:30pm - 7:30pm
North Carroll Branch
Cancelled
Registration
Location: North Carroll Branch
Room: North Carroll Large Meeting Room
Age Group:
Teens ( 11 - 17 )

Program Type: Fun and Games
Description:
Gather clues and try to figure out combinations to escape the room before time runs out. ...
This event is in the "Teens" group.
This event is in the "Adults" group.

Painter's Palette Glass Delights

March 31, 2020
6:00pm - 7:00pm
Finksburg Branch
Cancelled
Registration
Location: Finksburg Branch
Room: Finksburg Large Meeting Room
Age Group:
Teens ( 16 - Adults )
Adults

Program Type: DIY Arts and Crafts
Description:
These glasses aren't for drinking, but for painting! Join us to celebrate the spring with scenes all around the rim. ...

Disclaimer(s)

All attendees need to register.

This event is in the "Teens" group.
This event is in the "Adults" group.

Introduction to Entrepreneurship

March 31, 2020
7:00pm - 8:30pm
Eldersburg Branch
Cancelled
Registration
Location: Eldersburg Branch
Room: Eldersburg Large Meeting Room
Age Group:
Teens ( 16 - Adults )
Adults

Program Type: Business and Finance
Description:
Tom Mazerski, director of Miller - Resources for Entrepreneurs, Carroll Community College, will provide an introduction to entrepreneurship. The goals of entrepreneurs and small business are varied and individualized but can include the achievement o...
This event is in the "Teens" group.

Teen Poetry Inspiration Station

All Day
Mount Airy Branch
Cancelled
Location: Mount Airy Branch
Age Group:
Teens ( 11 - 17 )

Program Type: DIY Arts and Crafts, Fun and Games
Description:
Drop by our Teen Poetry Inspiration Station any time in April to check out amazing YA books in verse, express yourself by creating blackout poetry, flex your skills with a new type of poetry, and decorate our Teen area with your lyrical wor...
This event is in the "Kids" group.
This event is in the "Teens" group.

Open Exploration: Coding

April 1, 2020
3:00pm - 8:30pm
Eldersburg Branch
Cancelled
Location: Eldersburg Branch
Room: Exploration Point!
Age Group:
Kids ( 6 - 17 )
Teens

Program Type: STEM/STEAM, Technology and 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. ...
This event is in the "Teens" group.
This event is in the "Adults" group.

The Benefits of Native Plants

April 1, 2020
7:00pm - 8:00pm
Eldersburg Branch
Cancelled
Location: Eldersburg Branch
Room: Eldersburg Large Meeting Room
Age Group:
Teens ( 13 - Adults )
Adults

Program Type: Gardening and Environment
Description:
The Master Gardeners will discuss the benefits of using native plants in your landscape. Gain insight on how to promote habitat for wildlife and create a climate-hardy collection of plants to enjoy year-round. Participants will receive a special coup...
This event is in the "Teens" group.

Teen Poetry Inspiration Station

All Day
Mount Airy Branch
Cancelled
Location: Mount Airy Branch
Age Group:
Teens ( 11 - 17 )

Program Type: DIY Arts and Crafts, Fun and Games
Description:
Drop by our Teen Poetry Inspiration Station any time in April to check out amazing YA books in verse, express yourself by creating blackout poetry, flex your skills with a new type of poetry, and decorate our Teen area with your lyrical wor...
This event is in the "Teens" group.
This event is in the "Adults" group.

Gentle Yoga

April 2, 2020
7:00pm - 8:00pm
Eldersburg Branch
Cancelled
Registration
Location: Eldersburg Branch
Room: Eldersburg Large Meeting Room
Age Group:
Teens ( 13 - Adults )
Adults

Program Type: Health and Wellness
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,...
This event is in the "Teens" group.

Teen Poetry Inspiration Station

All Day
Mount Airy Branch
Cancelled
Location: Mount Airy Branch
Age Group:
Teens ( 11 - 17 )

Program Type: DIY Arts and Crafts, Fun and Games
Description:
Drop by our Teen Poetry Inspiration Station any time in April to check out amazing YA books in verse, express yourself by creating blackout poetry, flex your skills with a new type of poetry, and decorate our Teen area with your lyrical wor...
This event is in the "Teens" group.

Teen Poetry Inspiration Station

All Day
Mount Airy Branch
Cancelled
Location: Mount Airy Branch
Age Group:
Teens ( 11 - 17 )

Program Type: DIY Arts and Crafts, Fun and Games
Description:
Drop by our Teen Poetry Inspiration Station any time in April to check out amazing YA books in verse, express yourself by creating blackout poetry, flex your skills with a new type of poetry, and decorate our Teen area with your lyrical wor...
This event is in the "Kids" group.
This event is in the "Teens" group.
This event is in the "Adults" group.

Chemistry in the Library: Celebrate Earth Day's 50th Anniversary

April 4, 2020
1:00pm - 2:00pm
Eldersburg Branch
Cancelled
Location: Eldersburg Branch
Room: Eldersburg Large Meeting Room
Age Group:
Kids ( 7 - Adults )
Teens
Adults

Program Type: STEM/STEAM
Description:
Join a chemist from the Army Research Laboratory and the American Chemical Society to celebrate the 50th Anniversary of Earth Day and participate in hands-on activities. ...
This event is in the "Kids" group.
This event is in the "Teens" group.
This event is in the "Adults" group.

Read with a Furry Friend

April 4, 2020
1:00pm - 2:00pm
Westminster Branch
Cancelled
Location: Westminster Branch
Room: Westminster Young Adult Window Display
Age Group:
Kids ( 3 - Adults )
Teens
Adults

Program Type: Fun and Games
Description:
KPets' trained reading dogs provide a relaxed informal atmosphere for kids to practice reading. Every dog enjoys a good story! ...
This event is in the "Kids" group.
This event is in the "Teens" group.
This event is in the "Adults" group.

Super Smash Bros. Meetup

April 4, 2020
1:00pm - 3:00pm
Taneytown Branch
Cancelled
Location: Taneytown Branch
Room: Taneytown Large Meeting Room
Age Group:
Kids ( 8 - Adults )
Teens
Adults

Program Type: Fun and Games
Description:
Meet up with other Super Smash Bros. players and play matches on our BIG TV! Bring a winning attitude and put your skills to the test. ...
This event is in the "Teens" group.
This event is in the "Adults" group.

Third Annual Mount Airy Volunteer Fair

April 4, 2020
1:00pm - 4:00pm
Mount Airy Branch
Cancelled
Location: Mount Airy Branch
Room: Mount Airy Large Meeting Room
Age Group:
Teens ( 12 - Adults )
Adults

Description:
The Mount Airy Volunteer Fair is back again this year! Come to this lively event to chat with friendly representatives from numerous local organizations and explore all the volunteer opportunities available right in our area. Many of t...

Disclaimer(s)

Refreshments will be served.

This event is in the "Kids" group.
This event is in the "Teens" group.

Open Exploration: Coding

April 4, 2020
1:00pm - 4:30pm
Eldersburg Branch
Cancelled
Location: Eldersburg Branch
Room: Exploration Point!
Age Group:
Kids ( 6 - 17 )
Teens

Program Type: STEM/STEAM, Technology and 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. ...
This event is in the "Teens" group.
This event is in the "Adults" group.

Intro to Creating Augmented Reality with Cospaces

April 4, 2020
2:00pm - 3:30pm
North Carroll Branch
Cancelled
Registration
Location: North Carroll Branch
Room: North Carroll Large Meeting Room
Age Group:
Teens ( 12 - Adults )
Adults

Program Type: STEM/STEAM, Technology and Maker
Description:
Learn the basics of building an augmented reality project, then create and publish a simple project of your own. ...

Disclaimer(s)

All attendees need to register.

This event is in the "Teens" group.

Teen Poetry Inspiration Station

All Day
Mount Airy Branch
Cancelled
Location: Mount Airy Branch
Age Group:
Teens ( 11 - 17 )

Program Type: DIY Arts and Crafts, Fun and Games
Description:
Drop by our Teen Poetry Inspiration Station any time in April to check out amazing YA books in verse, express yourself by creating blackout poetry, flex your skills with a new type of poetry, and decorate our Teen area with your lyrical wor...
This event is in the "Kids" group.
This event is in the "Teens" group.
This event is in the "Adults" group.

Read with a Furry Friend

April 5, 2020
2:00pm - 3:00pm
Mount Airy Branch
Cancelled
Location: Mount Airy Branch
Room: Mount Airy Small Meeting Room
Age Group:
Kids ( 3 - Adults )
Teens
Adults

Description:
KPET's trained reading dogs provide a relaxed, informal atmosphere for kids to practice reading. Every dog enjoys a good story! ...
This event is in the "Teens" group.

Teen Poetry Inspiration Station

All Day
Mount Airy Branch
Cancelled
Location: Mount Airy Branch
Age Group:
Teens ( 11 - 17 )

Program Type: DIY Arts and Crafts, Fun and Games
Description:
Drop by our Teen Poetry Inspiration Station any time in April to check out amazing YA books in verse, express yourself by creating blackout poetry, flex your skills with a new type of poetry, and decorate our Teen area with your lyrical wor...
This event is in the "Teens" group.
This event is in the "Adults" group.

Kerbal Space Program: It's Not Like It's Rocket Science!

April 6, 2020
2:30pm - 4:30pm
North Carroll Branch
Cancelled
Registration
Location: North Carroll Branch
Room: North Carroll Large Meeting Room
Age Group:
Teens ( 11 - Adults )
Adults

Program Type: STEM/STEAM
Description:
Learn the basics of Kerbal Space Program, from design to flight. Build and launch Sputnik, the world's first artificial satellite. ...
This event is in the "Kids" group.
This event is in the "Teens" group.

Open Exploration: LEGO®

April 6, 2020
3:00pm - 8:30pm
Eldersburg Branch
Cancelled
Location: Eldersburg Branch
Room: Exploration Point!
Age Group:
Kids ( 6 - 17 )
Teens

Program Type: STEM/STEAM, Technology and 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. ...