Upcoming Events

Start Time

Age
Program Type
Location

Independent Exploration

April 20, 2019
10:00am - 4:00pm
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...

Spheros Obstacle Course

April 20, 2019
12:00pm - 2:00pm
Westminster Branch
Registration
Location: Westminster Branch
Age Group:
Kids ( 8 - Adults )
Teens
Adults

Program Type: STEM/STEAM, Technology & Maker
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 2
Description:
Pair up with a buddy to code a Spheros robot through our obstacle course. Are you up for the challenge? ...

Family Laughter Yoga

April 20, 2019
1:00pm - 1:45pm
Eldersburg Branch
Registration
Location: Eldersburg Branch
Room: Eldersburg Large Meeting Room
Age Group:
Kids ( 3 - 12 )

Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 25
Description:
With an adult caregiver. We will open up space where we can laugh, be silly, and release the splendor of our inner child with our children who are already masters of laughing for no reason! We will tap into this infinite well of happiness, love, and ...

Disclaimer(s)

All attendees need to register.

Spheros Obstacle Course

April 20, 2019
2:00pm - 4:00pm
Westminster Branch
Registration
Location: Westminster Branch
Age Group:
Kids ( 8 - Adults )
Teens
Adults

Program Type: STEM/STEAM, Technology & Maker
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 3
Description:
Pair up with a buddy to code a Spheros robot through our obstacle course. Are you up for the challenge? ...

Easter

All Day
All Branches
Description:
Closed or the Easter Holiday ...

Read and Play

April 22, 2019
9:30am - 10:30am
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.

Read and Play

April 22, 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 & 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.

Green Expo

April 22, 2019
10:00am - 12:00pm
North Carroll Branch
Location: North Carroll Branch
Age Group:
Everyone ( All Ages )

Program Type: DIY, Arts, and Crafts, Gardening & Environment
Description:
Celebrate Earth Day by learning simple ways that you can be more earth friendly! Local experts will be available with information on recycling, gardening, composting, homesteading, beekeeping, and more. Bring the whole family and while you're here, t...

Independent Exploration

April 22, 2019
10:00am - 8:00pm
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...

Ready, Set, School!

April 22, 2019
10:30am - 11:30am
Westminster Branch
Location: Westminster Branch
Room: Westminster Large Meeting Room
Age Group:
Kids ( 3 - 6 )

Program Type: Storytimes & 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.

Alphabet Train: Letter S

April 22, 2019
11:00am - 12:00pm
Finksburg Branch
Location: Finksburg Branch
Room: Finksburg Large Meeting Room
Age Group:
Kids ( 3 - 6 )

Program Type: Storytimes & Puppet Shows
Description:
Climb aboard each week to explore a different letter of the alphabet through books, songs, and activities. All adult caregivers are welcome. ...

Our Wonderful World Storytime

April 22, 2019
11:00am - 12:00pm
Taneytown Branch
Registration
Location: Taneytown Branch
Room: Taneytown Large Meeting Room
Age Group:
Kids ( Birth - 5 )

Program Type: Gardening & Environment, Storytimes & Puppet Shows
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 21
Description:
It's Earth Day! Celebrate our world through stories, songs, and activities. ...

Disclaimer(s)

Only kids need to register. 

Shake, Rattle, and Read

April 22, 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 & Puppet Shows
Description:
Explore dancing, singing, and shaking your sillies out at this movement-based program. Older siblings welcome. ...

(Cancelled) Recent History of American Foreign Policy Lecture Series

April 22, 2019
1:00pm - 3:00pm
Westminster Branch
Cancelled
Location: Westminster Branch
Room: Westminster Large Meeting Room
Age Group:
Teens ( 13 - Adults )
Adults

Program Type: History & Genealogy
Description:
Join popular returning guest lecturer, Gary Kavanagh, for an in-depth lecture and discussion of the recent history of American foreign policy c.1960-2000 and how it has shaped our modern political environment. Gary holds a Master's degree in Mod...

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.

Preschool STEM

April 22, 2019
2:00pm - 3:00pm
Eldersburg Branch
Registration
Location: Eldersburg Branch
Room: Eldersburg Large Meeting Room
Age Group:
Kids ( 3 - 6 )

Program Type: STEM/STEAM
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 7
Description:
Join us as we explore a STEM (science, technology, engineering, math) topic with a story and hands-on project. ...

Disclaimer(s)

Only kids need to register. 

Preschool STEM

April 22, 2019
6:30pm - 7:30pm
Eldersburg Branch
Registration
Location: Eldersburg Branch
Room: Eldersburg Large Meeting Room
Age Group:
Kids ( 3 - 6 )

Program Type: STEM/STEAM
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 19
Description:
Join us as we explore a STEM (science, technology, engineering, math) topic with a story and hands-on project. ...

Disclaimer(s)

Only kids need to register. 

North Carroll Book Discussion Group: The Couple Next Door by Shari Lapena

April 22, 2019
6:30pm - 8:30pm
North Carroll Branch
Location: North Carroll Branch
Room: North Carroll Large 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.

Read and Play

April 23, 2019
9:45am - 10:45am
Finksburg Branch
Location: Finksburg Branch
Room: Finksburg 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

April 23, 2019
9:45am - 10:45am
Taneytown Branch
Location: Taneytown Branch
Room: Taneytown 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

April 23, 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. 

Let's Move

April 23, 2019
10:00am - 11:00am
Westminster Branch
Location: Westminster Branch
Room: Westminster Large Meeting Room
Age Group:
Kids ( 2 - 5 )

Program Type: Storytimes & Puppet Shows
Description:
Our regular, theme-based storytime with a twist and a stretch and maybe a yoga pose! There will be an age-appropriate story, songs and a learning activity along with the opportunity to get up and get moving! ...

Move & Learn

April 23, 2019
10:00am - 11:00am
North Carroll Branch
Location: North Carroll Branch
Room: North Carroll Large Meeting Room
Age Group:
Kids ( 2 - 6 )

Program Type: Storytimes & Puppet Shows
Description:
A theme-based storytime featuring an age-appropriate story, songs, and learning activities, with a concentration on creative movement. ...

Independent Exploration

April 23, 2019
10:00am - 8:00pm
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

April 23, 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. 

Move & Learn

April 23, 2019
11:00am - 12:00pm
North Carroll Branch
Location: North Carroll Branch
Room: North Carroll Large Meeting Room
Age Group:
Kids ( 2 - 6 )

Program Type: Storytimes & Puppet Shows
Description:
A theme-based storytime featuring an age-appropriate story, songs, and learning activities, with a concentration on creative movement. ...

Read and Play

April 23, 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

April 23, 2019
11:00am - 12:00pm
Finksburg Branch
Location: Finksburg Branch
Room: Finksburg 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.