Upcoming Events

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This event is in the "Adults" group.

ROM-CON: Ultimate Ladies' Day Out

September 15, 2019
1:00pm - 4:00pm
Mount Airy Branch
Location: Mount Airy Branch
Age Group:
Adults

Program Type: Author Talks
Description:
$30 tickets includes one copy of each DEVIL'S DAUGHTER by Lisa Kleypas, BRAZEN AND THE BEAST by Sarah MacLean, and SAY NO TO THE DUKE by Eloisa James.  Purchase tickets at any CCPL branch or online at https://library.carr.org/romcon...

Disclaimer(s)

All attendees need to register.

This event is in the "Kids" group.

Leaves on Trees

September 15, 2019
2:00pm - 3:00pm
Eldersburg Branch
Location: Eldersburg Branch
Room: Eldersburg Large Meeting Room
Age Group:
Kids ( 5 - 10 )

Program Type: DIY Arts and Crafts, Gardening and Environment
Description:
Learn about leaf identification and the trees in our area from a Carroll County Master Gardener. ...
This event is in the "Everyone" group.

Sunday Music in the Library

September 15, 2019
2:00pm - 3:00pm
Eldersburg Branch
Location: Eldersburg Branch
Age Group:
Everyone ( All Ages )

Program Type: Music Theater and Dance
Description:
9/8: Lydia Bandy (piano/harp) 9/15: Elaine Bryant (harp) 9/22: Ghost Sugar at 1 PM (bluegrass band) & Chris Reynolds at 2:30 PM (guitar) 9/29: Kendalyn Korth (harp) 10/6: Chris Reynolds (guitar) 10/13: Lydia Bandy (piano/harp) 1...
This event is in the "Adults" group.

Cupcake Decorating with Tara

September 15, 2019
3:00pm - 4:00pm
Westminster Branch
Registration
Location: Westminster Branch
Room: Westminster Large Meeting Room
Age Group:
Adults

Registration Required
Waitlist Seats Remaining: 4
Description:
Come join us for an afternoon of fun and learn to decorate designer-type cupcakes with internationally recognized sugar artist Tara Bobart. You'll even get to take home your sweet creations and impress your family and friends. ...

Disclaimer(s)

All attendees need to register.

This event is in the "Kids" group.

Read and Play

September 16, 2019
9:30am - 10:30am
Westminster Branch
Location: Westminster Branch
Room: Westminster Large Meeting Room
Age Group:
Kids ( Birth - 24 Months )

Program Type: Storytimes and 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.

This event is in the "Kids" group.

Family Storytime

September 16, 2019
9:45am - 10:45am
Eldersburg Branch
Location: Eldersburg Branch
Room: Eldersburg Large Meeting Room
Age Group:
Kids ( Birth - 8 )

Program Type: Storytimes and 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. 

This event is in the "Kids" group.

Read and Play

September 16, 2019
9:45am - 10:45am
Mount Airy Branch
Location: Mount Airy Branch
Room: Mount Airy Large Meeting Room
Age Group:
Kids ( Birth - 24 Months )

Program Type: Storytimes and 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.

This event is in the "Kids" group.

Play Dough Fun

September 16, 2019
10:00am - 11:00am
Taneytown Branch
Registration
Location: Taneytown Branch
Room: Taneytown Large Meeting Room
Age Group:
Kids ( 2 - 6 )

Program Type: DIY Arts and Crafts
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 4
Description:
Join the fun as we celebrate Play Dough Day! ...

Disclaimer(s)

Only kids need to register. 

This event is in the "Everyone" group.

Meetup Mondays

September 16, 2019
10:00am - 12:00pm
North Carroll Branch
Location: North Carroll Branch
Room: North Carroll Large Meeting Room
Age Group:
Everyone ( All Ages )

Program Type: Fun and Games, STEM/STEAM
Description:
Get together at the library for a fun social time for you and your children. We’ll provide the space, toys, and activities, you provide the fun. Play is an important part of developing early literacy skills. Learn and make new friends at the same tim...
This event is in the "Adults" group.

Day for Book Lovers

September 16, 2019
10:00am - 2:30pm
Offsite
Location: Offsite
Age Group:
Adults

Program Type: Author Talks
Description:
Join us for our 9th Annual Day for Book Lovers with special guests Tracy Chevalier and Angie Kim. Day for Book Lovers features a Book Buzz preview of new and upcoming releases directly from the publisher, a deli buffet lunch, and two author talks and...
This event is in the "Kids" group.

Ready, Set, School!

September 16, 2019
10:30am - 11:30am
Westminster Branch
Location: Westminster Branch
Room: Westminster Large Meeting Room
Age Group:
Kids ( 3 - 6 )

Program Type: Storytimes and Puppet Shows
Description:

An independent storytime that prepares children for school. Fun, hands-on activities will teach listening, pre-reading, math, movement, music, and art skills.

This event is in the "Kids" group.

Family Storytime

September 16, 2019
11:00am - 12:00pm
Eldersburg Branch
Location: Eldersburg Branch
Room: Eldersburg Large Meeting Room
Age Group:
Kids ( Birth - 8 )

Program Type: Storytimes and 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. 

This event is in the "Kids" group.

Meetup Mondays

September 16, 2019
11:00am - 12:00pm
Mount Airy Branch
Location: Mount Airy Branch
Room: Mount Airy Large Meeting Room
Age Group:
Kids ( 2 - 5 )

Program Type: Storytimes and Puppet Shows
Description:
Join us for a playgroup just for preschoolers. Come enjoy a festive space where you and your child can explore and play with our toys, read a board book, enjoy music, and socialize with others. ...
This event is in the "Kids" group.
This event is in the "Teens" group.

Open Exploration

September 16, 2019
3:00pm - 8:00pm
Eldersburg Branch
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 "Everyone" group.

Happy Birthday, Mrs. Dewey!

September 16, 2019
6:00pm - 6:30pm
Westminster Branch
Location: Westminster Branch
Age Group:
Everyone ( All Ages )

Program Type: Fun and Games
Description:
Join us as we remember the late Mary Lou Dewey, a driving force behind libraries in Carroll County. Enjoy a cupcake while supplies last! Refreshments donated by members of Mrs. Dewey's family. ...

Disclaimer(s)

Refreshments will be served.

This event is in the "Adults" group.

Veterans Book Club: Islands of Destiny

September 16, 2019
6:00pm - 8:00pm
Finksburg Branch
Location: Finksburg Branch
Room: Finksburg Large Meeting Room
Age Group:
Adults

Program Type: Book Clubs
Description:
In partnership with the Carroll County Veterans Advisory Council, we invite veterans, current military and reservists, and family members to join us for an evening of discussion, fellowship, and camaraderie. This month's selection is Islands of Desti...

Disclaimer(s)

Celebrating America fosters a greater sense and understanding of America's history and Carroll County's important role in that history by joining forces with private and public institutions around the county. For more information about the initiative, visit Carroll County's Celebrating America web site.

Refreshments will be served.

This event is in the "Teens" group.

Drone Flying!

September 16, 2019
6:30pm - 7:30pm
North Carroll Branch
Registration
Location: North Carroll Branch
Room: North Carroll Large Meeting Room
Age Group:
Teens ( 11 - 17 )

Program Type: STEM/STEAM, Technology and Maker
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 5
Description:
Come and learn how to fly our Parrot Drones and take part in some races. ...
This event is in the "Teens" group.

Teen Advisory Board

September 16, 2019
6:30pm - 7:30pm
Mount Airy Branch
Location: Mount Airy Branch
Room: Mount Airy Small Meeting Room
Age Group:
Teens ( 12 - 17 )

Description:
Need service hours? Join the Teen Advisory Board for a fun-filled meeting to learn how you can become a leader in your library. But it's not all work and no play; we'll provide plenty of snacks and games too! ...

Disclaimer(s)

Refreshments will be served.

This event is in the "Adults" group.

Open Mah Jongg

September 16, 2019
6:30pm - 8:45pm
Eldersburg Branch
Location: Eldersburg Branch
Room: Eldersburg Small Meeting Room
Age Group:
Adults

Program Type: Fun and Games
Description:
Join us for a friendly game of American Mah Jongg. We welcome experienced players, as well as those newer to the game, for casual, non-competitive play. Please bring a current National Mah Jongg League card. If you don’t have a card, one will be prov...
This event is in the "Everyone" group.

In the Garden with Laura: Native Plants

September 16, 2019
7:00pm - 8:00pm
Eldersburg Branch
Location: Eldersburg Branch
Room: Eldersburg Large Meeting Room
Age Group:
Everyone ( All Ages )

Program Type: Gardening and Environment
Description:
Join Laura O'Callaghan, host of In the Garden with Laura, as she discusses native plants that thrive in our Piedmont region and their benefits to local habitats. ...
This event is in the "Kids" group.

Read and Play

September 17, 2019
9:45am - 10:45am
Eldersburg Branch
Location: Eldersburg Branch
Room: Eldersburg Large Meeting Room
Age Group:
Kids ( Birth - 24 Months )

Program Type: Storytimes and 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.

This event is in the "Kids" group.

Read and Play

September 17, 2019
9:45am - 10:45am
Finksburg Branch
Location: Finksburg Branch
Room: Finksburg Large Meeting Room
Age Group:
Kids ( Birth - 24 Months )

Program Type: Storytimes and 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.

This event is in the "Kids" group.

Twos and Threes Together

September 17, 2019
9:45am - 10:45am
Taneytown Branch
Location: Taneytown Branch
Room: Taneytown Large Meeting Room
Age Group:
Kids ( 2 - 3 )

Program Type: Storytimes and Puppet Shows
Description:

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

This event is in the "Kids" group.

Family Storytime

September 17, 2019
10:00am - 10:30am
Mount Airy Branch
Location: Mount Airy Branch
Room: Mount Airy Large Meeting Room
Age Group:
Kids ( Birth - 8 )

Program Type: Storytimes and 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. 

This event is in the "Kids" group.

Let's Move

September 17, 2019
10:00am - 11:00am
Westminster Branch
Location: Westminster Branch
Room: Westminster Large Meeting Room
Age Group:
Kids ( 2 - 5 )

Program Type: Storytimes and Puppet Shows
Description:
Our regular, theme-based storytime with a twist. There will be age appropriate stories, songs and a learning activity along with the opportunity to get up and get moving! ...
This event is in the "Kids" group.

Move & Learn

September 17, 2019
10:00am - 11:00am
North Carroll Branch
Location: North Carroll Branch
Room: North Carroll Large Meeting Room
Age Group:
Kids ( 2 - 6 )

Description:
A theme-based storytime featuring an age-appropriate story, songs, and learning activities, with a concentration on creative movement. ...
This event is in the "Kids" group.

Family Storytime

September 17, 2019
11:00am - 11:30am
Mount Airy Branch
Location: Mount Airy Branch
Room: Mount Airy Large Meeting Room
Age Group:
Kids ( Birth - 8 )

Program Type: Storytimes and 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.