Program listing for Saturday January 12, 2013

Saturday Storytime: Night
Mount Airy Branch Library
11:00 AM - Add to Outlook calendar  |  Add to Google calendar
For All Ages
A theme-based storytime featuring interactive and age-appropriate stories, songs, fingerplays, and activities. Children 3 and under must be accompanied by an adult caregiver.

Unplug and Play!
Taneytown Branch Library
11:00 AM - Add to Outlook calendar  |  Add to Google calendar
For ages 5 - Adults
Checkers, Chess, Mancala, Chinese Checkers, Yahtzee, Uno, Crazy Eight, Apples to Apples. Whatever your game, we've got them all. Bring your friends and family for a fun afternoon of classic board games. 11:00 AM - 1:00 PM

Star Wars Spectacular
Eldersburg Branch Library
1:00 PM - Add to Outlook calendar  |  Add to Google calendar
For All Ages
Calling all Jedi Knights! Join us for an afternoon of Star Wars fun. This program is for all ages and all fans. May the Force be with you! Children 3 and under must be accompanied by an adult caregiver. Refreshments will be served.

The Things They Carried
Westminster Branch Library
1:00 PM - Add to Outlook calendar  |  Add to Google calendar
For ages 16 - Adults
Do you have what it takes, materially and mentally, to hike the entire Appalachian Trail? Westminster resident Doug Walters recently completed the 2,184.4 mile trail. He will take you along on his journey of five million steps by sharing photos of breathtaking landscapes, memorable experiences, and characters encountered along the way. Doug carried everything he needed for the five month adventure in a 22-pound pack and will be glad to discuss the pros and cons of the wide variety of gear available to today's hikers. A Celebrating America program.

Free Spirit Book Club: The Dressmaker of Khair Khana by Gayle Tzemach Lemmon
Eldersburg Branch Library
2:00 PM - Add to Outlook calendar  |  Add to Google calendar
For Adults
Please join us for a discussion about our chosen book.

PAWS to Read
Finksburg Branch Library
2:00 PM - Add to Outlook calendar  |  Add to Google calendar
For ages 6 - 17
Registration for this event begins 12/29/2012.
Come to the library and read a story to a book-loving dog. Research shows that children enjoy improving their reading skills by practice reading to animals. Registration preferred but walk-ins welcome!