Upcoming Events

Age Group

Primary tabs

This event is in the "Adults" group.

Serenity Journaling

2:00pm - 3:00pm
Mount Airy Branch
Registration
Location: Mount Airy Branch
Room: Mount Airy Large Meeting Room
Age Group:
Adults

Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 10
Description:
It's important to take time for yourself during these hectic, and often, uncertain times. Serenity journaling is an opportunity to take a few minutes, slow down, think, and write. Join Maria as she provides us with some topics, both contemporary...

Disclaimer(s)

All attendees need to register.

Please wear a mask during this program. Due to the nature of this program, wearing a mask helps protect all attendees, especially those most vulnerable.

This event is in the "Everyone" group.

Best-Dressed Staff Pet Contest

All Day
Mount Airy Branch
Location: Mount Airy Branch
Room: Mount Airy Display Case
Age Group:
Everyone ( All Ages )

Program Type: Fun and Games
Description:
Is there anything the staff at the Mount Airy Branch loves more than books? Yes, their pets! Our lobby display case will be filled with photos of our special family members all decked out for the holidays. Vote for your favorite and get a small rewar...
This event is in the "Kids" group.

Letters to Santa

All Day
North Carroll Branch
Location: North Carroll Branch
Age Group:
Kids ( 3 - 9 )

Description:
Let us help get your letter to Santa! Stop by during library hours, write a letter, then drop it in our special mailbox. ...
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

12:00pm - 1:00pm
Westminster Branch
Location: Westminster Branch
Age Group:
Kids ( 4 - Adults )
Teens
Adults

Program Type: Live Animals
Description:
Every dog enjoys a good story! KPets’ trained “reading dogs” provide a relaxed informal atmosphere for kids to practice reading. Research shows that reading to animals can boost reading skills in children as well as help with emotional and social ski...
This event is in the "Everyone" group.

The Caswells & Friends

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

Program Type: Music Theater and Dance
Description:
Roots and traditional Americana instrumental music and songs for all ages. ...

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 website.

Please wear a mask during this program. Due to the nature of this program, wearing a mask helps protect all attendees, especially those most vulnerable.

This event is in the "Adults" group.
Location: Online
Age Group:
Adults

Program Type: Online Video
Description:
Welcome to Marlene at Home! Come on in for a weekly visit and make yourself comfy, without wearing masks or observing social distancing. Just know you are warmly welcomed as we share this time together and talk about being at home on a variety of top...
This event is in the "Everyone" group.

Best-Dressed Staff Pet Contest

All Day
Mount Airy Branch
Location: Mount Airy Branch
Room: Mount Airy Display Case
Age Group:
Everyone ( All Ages )

Program Type: Fun and Games
Description:
Is there anything the staff at the Mount Airy Branch loves more than books? Yes, their pets! Our lobby display case will be filled with photos of our special family members all decked out for the holidays. Vote for your favorite and get a small rewar...
This event is in the "Kids" group.

Deck the Halls Take and Make Kit

All Day
North Carroll Branch
Location: North Carroll Branch
Age Group:
Kids ( 5 - 10 )

Program Type: DIY Arts and Crafts, Take Home Kits
Description:
This holiday, pick up a kit and make a mitten and star felt ornament. We'll provide inspiration and supplies, you provide glue and creativity! Available while supplies last. ...
This event is in the "Kids" group.

Letters to Santa

All Day
North Carroll Branch
Location: North Carroll Branch
Age Group:
Kids ( 3 - 9 )

Description:
Let us help get your letter to Santa! Stop by during library hours, write a letter, then drop it in our special mailbox. ...
This event is in the "Kids" group.

Family Storytime

10:00am - 11:00am
Eldersburg Branch
Location: Eldersburg Branch
Room: Eldersburg Large Meeting Room
Age Group:
Kids ( Birth - 8 )

Program Type: Storytime

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

Disclaimer(s)

Please wear a mask during this program. Due to the nature of this program, wearing a mask helps protect all attendees, especially those most vulnerable.

This event is in the "Kids" group.

Family Storytime

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

Program Type: Storytime

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

Disclaimer(s)

Please wear a mask during this program. Due to the nature of this program, wearing a mask helps protect all attendees, especially those most vulnerable.

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

Food Trivia Night

6:30pm - 7:30pm
Online
Registration
Location: Online
Age Group:
Kids ( 7 - Adults )
Teens
Adults

Program Type: Fun and Games
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: Unlimited
Description:
Burgers and pasta and stir-fry and chili...do you know the difference between chiffon and genoise or gumbo and jambalaya? Join us and test your foodie knowledge with this fun trivia quiz! ...

Disclaimer(s)

All attendees need to register.

Zoom login information will be emailed to participants one hour before the program starts.

This event is in the "Everyone" group.

Best-Dressed Staff Pet Contest

All Day
Mount Airy Branch
Location: Mount Airy Branch
Room: Mount Airy Display Case
Age Group:
Everyone ( All Ages )

Program Type: Fun and Games
Description:
Is there anything the staff at the Mount Airy Branch loves more than books? Yes, their pets! Our lobby display case will be filled with photos of our special family members all decked out for the holidays. Vote for your favorite and get a small rewar...
This event is in the "Kids" group.

Letters to Santa

All Day
North Carroll Branch
Location: North Carroll Branch
Age Group:
Kids ( 3 - 9 )

Description:
Let us help get your letter to Santa! Stop by during library hours, write a letter, then drop it in our special mailbox. ...
This event is in the "Everyone" group.

Ask A Master Gardener

9:30am - 11:30am
North Carroll Branch
Location: North Carroll Branch
Age Group:
Everyone ( All Ages )

Program Type: Gardening and Environment
Description:
Bring your questions about winter gardening to a Carroll County Master Gardener and pick up tips, handouts, and more! ...

Disclaimer(s)

Please wear a mask during this program. Due to the nature of this program, wearing a mask helps protect all attendees, especially those most vulnerable.

This event is in the "Kids" group.

Read and Play

10:00am - 11:00am
Eldersburg Branch
Location: Eldersburg Branch
Room: Eldersburg Large Meeting Room
Age Group:
Kids ( Birth - 24 Months )

Program Type: Storytime

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.

Disclaimer(s)

Please wear a mask during this program. Due to the nature of this program, wearing a mask helps protect all attendees, especially those most vulnerable.

This event is in the "Kids" group.

Emmett's Playhouse

11:00am - 11:15am
Online
Location: Online
Age Group:
Kids ( Birth - 5 )

Program Type: Online Video, Storytime
Description:
Join Emmett and Ms. Rebecca as they sing, play, learn, and explore together! View on our Facebook page or our YouTube channel. ...
This event is in the "Kids" group.

Family Storytime

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

Program Type: Storytime

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

Disclaimer(s)

Please wear a mask during this program. Due to the nature of this program, wearing a mask helps protect all attendees, especially those most vulnerable.

This event is in the "Everyone" group.

Best-Dressed Staff Pet Contest

All Day
Mount Airy Branch
Location: Mount Airy Branch
Room: Mount Airy Display Case
Age Group:
Everyone ( All Ages )

Program Type: Fun and Games
Description:
Is there anything the staff at the Mount Airy Branch loves more than books? Yes, their pets! Our lobby display case will be filled with photos of our special family members all decked out for the holidays. Vote for your favorite and get a small rewar...
This event is in the "Kids" group.

Letters to Santa

All Day
North Carroll Branch
Location: North Carroll Branch
Age Group:
Kids ( 3 - 9 )

Description:
Let us help get your letter to Santa! Stop by during library hours, write a letter, then drop it in our special mailbox. ...
This event is in the "Adults" group.

Writing Group

9:15am - 1:00pm
Eldersburg Branch
Location: Eldersburg Branch
Room: Exploration Point!
Age Group:
Adults

Description:
Writers of all levels and genres are invited to join our weekly writing group. It is a flexible, drop-in, stay as long as you like, environment. The primary goal is to dedicate quiet time away from the daily chaos to make consistent progress on your ...

Disclaimer(s)

Please wear a mask during this program. Due to the nature of this program, wearing a mask helps protect all attendees, especially those most vulnerable.

This event is in the "Kids" group.

Family Storytime

10:00am - 11:00am
Eldersburg Branch
Location: Eldersburg Branch
Room: Eldersburg Large Meeting Room
Age Group:
Kids ( Birth - 8 )

Program Type: Storytime

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

Disclaimer(s)

Please wear a mask during this program. Due to the nature of this program, wearing a mask helps protect all attendees, especially those most vulnerable.

This event is in the "Adults" group.

Mount Airy Knitters

10:00am - 12:00pm
Mount Airy Branch
Location: Mount Airy Branch
Room: Mount Airy Large Meeting Room
Age Group:
Adults

Program Type: DIY Arts and Crafts
Description:
Join the Mount Airy Knitters for a weekly roundtable of knitting, conversation, and fun. All experience levels are welcome.   ...

Disclaimer(s)

Please wear a mask during this program. Due to the nature of this program, wearing a mask helps protect all attendees, especially those most vulnerable.

This event is in the "Kids" group.

Read and Play

11:00am - 12:00pm
Eldersburg Branch
Location: Eldersburg Branch
Room: Eldersburg Large Meeting Room
Age Group:
Kids ( Birth - 24 Months )

Program Type: Storytime

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.

Disclaimer(s)

Please wear a mask during this program. Due to the nature of this program, wearing a mask helps protect all attendees, especially those most vulnerable.