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Upcoming Events

Check Currents or the Calendar of Events site for more events.

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Park Picks
Online
Sunday, July 12, 2020 - 1:00pm - 1:15pm
Ages: Birth - 8
More information
Are you looking for a new place to take your family to play?  Head out with us as we discover the wonderful parks all around Carroll County and hear about a couple of silly stories that you may want to read there!

/www.facebook.com/taneytownlibrary/

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Yoga for Everyone Online
Online
Sunday, July 12, 2020 - 1:30pm - 2:30pm
Ages: 13 - Adults, Adults
Registration and more information
This class in the Hatha Yoga tradition is suitable for many different levels and abilities. Therapeutic elements of yoga will be included. The class ends with a deep relaxation Yoga Nidra. Please wear comfortable clothing and bring a mat or towel.

CCPL and Emily Martin assume no responsibility for injuries suffered while participating in this online program.

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Healthy Bites Cooking Class
Online
Sunday, July 12, 2020 - 4:00pm - 4:30pm
Ages: 13 - Adults, Adults
More information
Looking for timely, accessible recipes and nutrition information? Join Carroll Hospital community nutrition educator Bridgette Bostic, R.D.N., for Healthy Bites with Bridgette, a new online cooking class!

View on the following library Facebook pages on Sunday, July 12 at 4pm:

https://www.facebook.com/carrollcountypubliclibrary/

https://www.facebook.com/eldersburglibrary/

https://www.facebook.com/FinksburgLibrary/

https://www.facebook.com/mountairylibrary/

https://www.facebook.com/northcarroll/

https://www.facebook.com/taneytownlibrary/

https://www.facebook.com/WestminsterBranchLibrary/

Bridgette will be cooking a delicious and nutritious Pineapple Siracha Tofu (or Chicken or Pork) along with farro and swiss chard. For information about other cooking classes Carroll Hospital is offering weekly call 410-871-7000.

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Music Mondays with Ms. Amy
Online
Monday, July 13, 2020 - 10:00am - 10:30am
Ages: Birth - 5
More information
Get movin' & groovin' with Ms. Amy!  

https://www.facebook.com/taneytownlibrary/

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Shake, Rattle, and Rhyme with Ms. Angie
Online
Monday, July 13, 2020 - 10:00am - 10:30am
Ages: Birth - 5
More information
Join us for some rhymes, stories, and movement.

https://www.facebook.com/eldersburglibrary/

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Imagination Time
Online
Monday, July 13, 2020 - 11:00am - 11:15am
Ages: All Ages
More information
Join us for activity ideas of inquiry, problem-solving, engagement, and creativity. There will be something different to do every day!

https://www.facebook.com/taneytownlibrary/

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I Miss Your Face Zoom Storytime
Online
Monday, July 13, 2020 - 11:00am - 12:00pm
Ages: 3 - 6
Registration and more information
Ms. Barbara misses your face! Join her in a zoom storytime. Registration will close one hour prior to storytime. Can't wait to see you!!

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Folk & Fairy Tale Maker Monday
Online
Monday, July 13, 2020 - 2:00pm - 2:30pm
Ages: 4 - 10
More information
Create something new with us as we enjoy tales from long ago. Different stories will be featured each week. 

https://www.facebook.com/WestminsterBranchLibrary/

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Teen Central with the Mount Airy Branch
Online
Monday, July 13, 2020 - 2:00pm - 2:30pm
Ages:
More information
Join the Mount Airy Branch staff every 2nd and 4th Monday afternoon all summer long for special programming just for tweens and teens! Teen topics and activities will include everything under the sun.

https://www.facebook.com/mountairylibrary/

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Star Wars Trivia Night
Online
Monday, July 13, 2020 - 7:00pm - 7:30pm
Ages: 7 - Adults, Adults
Registration and more information
Prove your knowledge of a galaxy far, far away during this trivia quiz!

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Boredom Buster Crafts
Online
Tuesday, July 14, 2020 - 9:00am - 10:00am
Ages: Birth - 5
Registration and more information
Register to pick up a boredom buster craft at the ELDERSBURG BRANCH LIBRARY. As a bonus, they can be used in conjunction with our storytimes. Crafts will be available Wednesdays during Express Pickup.

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Tuesday Tales with Miss Kayla
Online
Tuesday, July 14, 2020 - 9:30am - 10:00am
Ages: Birth - 5
More information
Join Miss Kayla for stories, activities, and craft ideas.

https://www.facebook.com/taneytownlibrary/

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Hay Baling with Ms. Erin, Eating Hay with Root Beer and Sassafras
Online
Tuesday, July 14, 2020 - 10:00am - 10:15am
Ages: 4 - 9
More information
Ms. Erin helps out on the neighborhood farm. It’s time to bale the hay and get it in the barn before it rains. Join Ms. Erin on the 1955 Farmall tractor, in the hay wagon, and in the hayloft. Take a look at the teeth of Root Beer and Sassafras to learn how they eat hay. 

https://www.facebook.com/ccploutreach/

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Tongue Twister Tuesday
Online
Tuesday, July 14, 2020 - 10:00am - 10:15am
Ages: Birth - 8
More information
Are they up for the challenge? Enjoy tongue twisters by your favorite library staff. Watch every Tuesday to see how silly they really sound.

https://www.facebook.com/northcarroll

 

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Ask a Master Gardener
Online
Tuesday, July 14, 2020 - 10:00am - 11:00am
Ages: 13 - Adults, Adults
More information
Have a plant or pest question? Want helpful tips and advice on growing a productive and beautiful garden? Join a live stream presentation from the University of Maryland Extension Agents. Questions may be submitted in advance to the Eldersburg Branch Library's Facebook page.

https://www.facebook.com/eldersburglibrary/ 

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Imagination Time
Online
Tuesday, July 14, 2020 - 11:00am - 11:15am
Ages: All Ages
More information
Join us for activity ideas of inquiry, problem-solving, engagement, and creativity. There will be something different to do every day!

https://www.facebook.com/taneytownlibrary/

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Origami Tuesday: Flapping Paper Plane
Online
Tuesday, July 14, 2020 - 12:00pm - 1:00pm
Ages: 8 - Adults, Adults
More information
Today we're doing that childhood classic, the paper plane! I wanted to show you a really cool one, that actually flaps it's wings up and down while it's flying!

https://www.facebook.com/taneytownlibrary/

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Down on the Farm: Meet Cassi & Kay’s Critters
Online
Tuesday, July 14, 2020 - 1:00pm - 1:15pm
Ages:
More information
Head down to the farm with us! Each week we’ll learn something new about farm life, from equipment to animals.

https://www.facebook.com/taneytownlibrary/

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Multiple Sclerosis Support Group
Online
Tuesday, July 14, 2020 - 1:00pm - 3:00pm
Ages: Adults
Registration and more information
Our support group has moved online! If you have questions, please contact Nadine by email at nadiner@carr.org

Speaking with other people who have multiple sclerosis can be one of the most empowering and helpful things for someone with MS. Sharing stories, feelings, and experiences with people in similar situations are not only therapeutic, but also enlightening, and can often improve emotional health. This group is part of the MS Focus Independent Support Group Network. 

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Mystery in the Mist ONLINE Paint Program
Online
Tuesday, July 14, 2020 - 2:00pm - 3:00pm
Ages: 11 - 17
More information
No magic or detective skills needed; this painting program is open to new artists and seasoned pros alike. Join us to create a mythically inspired masterpiece.  

https://www.facebook.com/FinksburgLibrary

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Hot Dog Man: Episode 3
Online
Wednesday, July 15, 2020 - 10:00am - 10:15am
Ages: Birth - 9
More information
Mr. Chris is still a human hot dog. Using library resources, Mr. Chris discovers fun activities that he can do indoors as he searches for a cure.

https://www.facebook.com/ccploutreach/

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Shake, Rattle, and Rhyme with Ms. Patsy
Online
Wednesday, July 15, 2020 - 10:00am - 10:30am
Ages: Birth - 5
More information
Join us for some rhymes, stories, and movement.

https://www.facebook.com/eldersburglibrary/

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Imagination Time
Online
Wednesday, July 15, 2020 - 11:00am - 11:15am
Ages: All Ages
More information
Join us for activity ideas of inquiry, problem-solving, engagement, and creativity. There will be something different to do every day!

https://www.facebook.com/taneytownlibrary/

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What To Read Wednesdays: The Book Woman of Troublesome Creek and The Giver of Stars
Online
Wednesday, July 15, 2020 - 12:00pm - 12:30pm
Ages: Adults
More information
Welcome to What To Read Wednesdays! Grab your lunch and listen to North Carroll Staff, serve you up some great selections for readers and listeners of all tastes. We'll supply the main dish, you just bring an appetite for reading.

This week we will be featuring The Book Woman of Troublesome Creek by Kim Michele Richardson and The Giver of Stars by Jojo Moyes.

https://www.facebook.com/northcarroll/

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Mount Airy Online Book Discussion Group
Online
Wednesday, July 15, 2020 - 1:00pm - 2:00pm
Ages: Adults
Registration and more information
We will be discussing Autopsy of a Boring Wife by Marie-Renee Lavoie, as well as any good books we have read since our last meeting.

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Imagine Your Story Fitness
Online
Wednesday, July 15, 2020 - 2:00pm - 2:15pm
Ages: 3 - 9
More information
Imagine your story through physical activities. Join physical education teacher Chris Vaughn and take a journey in different physical challenges based on storybook characters and themes.

https://www.facebook.com/WestminsterBranchLibrary/

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Virtual Coding Camp: Binary Code Bracelets
Online
Wednesday, July 15, 2020 - 2:00pm - 2:30pm
Ages: 6 - Adults, Adults
Registration and more information
Register to pick up a craft kit and learn to code your own jewelry! In this online STEAM craft tutorial from Exploration Point!, learn how to use beads to spell your name or any other words in binary code and create a customized bracelet using only beads and string!

Craft kits are available for this program! After registering, participants will receive an email informing them when and where they may pick up a bag of craft supplies through Express Pickup! Starting on July 15th, watch the pre-recorded video to learn how to make a binary code bracelet using your craft kit!

Craft kits will be available through Express Pickup at the Eldersburg Branch. 

https://www.facebook.com/eldersburglibrary/

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Deep Relaxation Class Online
Online
Wednesday, July 15, 2020 - 6:30pm - 7:30pm
Ages: 13 - Adults, Adults
Registration and more information
Experience the benefits of a deep relaxation session in this inwardly focused yoga class. Through gentle asanas (comfortable stretching), Yoga Nidra (deep relaxation), an introduction to pranayama (breathing practices), and meditation, we work from the physical body to the subtle bodies, restoring and inviting peace to our being. No experience necessary. If possible have a mat and a blanket available.

CCPL and Bryan Nupp assume no responsibility for injuries suffered while participating in this online program.

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Pajama Storytime with Sam Wedelich
Online
Wednesday, July 15, 2020 - 7:30pm - 8:30pm
Ages: All Ages
More information
Join us for a pajama storytime with Sam Wedelich, creator of Chicken Little: The Real and Totally True Tale. Presented Live on the CCPL Facebook Page. Sam is also a cartoonist, illustrator, and designer. Presented by CCPL and A Likely Story Bookstore.

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Mr. Rogers Storytime
Online
Thursday, July 16, 2020 - 9:30am - 9:45am
Ages: Birth - 8
More information
Join Ms. Maria as she celebrates one of her heroes, the beloved Mr. Rogers.

https://www.facebook.com/mountairylibrary/

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Family Fun with Miss Lori
Online
Thursday, July 16, 2020 - 9:30am - 10:00am
Ages: Birth - 8
More information
Join Miss Lori for storytime fun! We'll share stories, songs, movement, and activities. Meet Miss Lori's special storytime helper - Leo!

https://www.facebook.com/taneytownlibrary/

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Hooray for Hats!
Online
Thursday, July 16, 2020 - 10:00am - 10:15am
Ages: Birth - 5
More information
Bring your favorite hat and join Ms. Denise and Corky as we look at different kinds of hats….even some silly ones. Get ready to toss your hat high into the air!

https://www.facebook.com/ccploutreach/

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Summer Sillies Live with Ms. Steph
Online
Thursday, July 16, 2020 - 10:00am - 10:30am
Ages: Birth - 5
Registration and more information
Join Ms. Steph for some rhymes, stories, and movement.

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Fun Food
Online
Thursday, July 16, 2020 - 10:30am - 10:45am
Ages: Birth - 8
More information
Join Miss Beth to create a simple fun foodie snack and learn about some fun snacks you can make yourself.

https://www.facebook.com/northcarroll/

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Imagination Time
Online
Thursday, July 16, 2020 - 11:00am - 11:15am
Ages: All Ages
More information
Join us for activity ideas of inquiry, problem-solving, engagement, and creativity. There will be something different to do every day!

https://www.facebook.com/taneytownlibrary/

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Imagine Your Story Fitness
Online
Thursday, July 16, 2020 - 11:00am - 11:15am
Ages: 3 - 9
More information
Imagine your story through physical activities. Join physical education teacher Chris Vaughn and take a journey in different physical challenges based on storybook characters and themes.

https://www.facebook.com/mountairylibrary/

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Storytime with Ms. Barbara
Online
Thursday, July 16, 2020 - 11:00am - 11:15am
Ages: Birth - 8
More information
Join Ms. Barbara for songs, stories, and movement.

https://www.facebook.com/FinksburgLibrary

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Page Turner Adventure: Imagine Your Underwater Story
Online
Thursday, July 16, 2020 - 11:00am - 11:30am
Ages: All Ages
More information
It’s time to get wet and wild with this underwater comedy show featuring everyone’s favorite small but mighty superheroes, Melvin the Mantis Shrimp and Agatha the Axolotl. Learn tons of weird watery fun facts playing our trivia game show, and everyone can cool off with our sandpaper craft, paper towel tube rainsticks, and bubble art. Older kids will love hydro-dipping as they create one-of-a-kind designs in this creative craze that’s sweeping YouTube.

We have two amazing writers this week. Author, poet, storyteller, and former librarian, Shutta Crum will make it rain with her book Thunder-Boomer! and author/illustrator Janeen Mason will wow us with her Ocean Commotion series. Our guest performer, Burl the Bubble Guy comes to us all the way from Cologne, Germany! And he will blow your mind with an awesome bubble show.

https://www.facebook.com/eldersburglibrary/

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That's Delicious!
Online
Thursday, July 16, 2020 - 12:00pm - 12:15pm
Ages: Adults
More information
Roxane has been cooking for friends, family, and clients since she was a teenager. Join Roxane in the kitchen for something new and delicious. See how her love of food and cooking for others creates something that's delicious!

Chicken Katsu Curry: 3 chicken breasts, panko breadcrumbs, 3 eggs, 2 cups jasmine rice, 2 cups water, turmeric, ginger, curry powder, olive oil, 1 whole onion, 2 cups whole coconut milk, flour, tamari, sugar, garlic, green onions/red peppers for garnish

https://www.facebook.com/westminsterbranchlibrary/ 

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Perfect Paints
Online
Thursday, July 16, 2020 - 6:30pm - 7:30pm
Ages: Adults
More information
Join us for a fun night of painting! Attendees will complete a simple design with the guidance of a demonstrator.

https://www.facebook.com/taneytownlibrary/

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Gentle Yoga Online
Online
Thursday, July 16, 2020 - 7:00pm - 8:00pm
Ages: 13 - Adults, Adults
Registration and more information
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, relaxation, strength, improved balance, as well as stress and pain relief. No experience necessary. We may not use all of them in each class, but if possible have a blanket, bolster or pillows, strap, scarf, or soft belt and 2 blocks or books.

CCPL and Rebecca Berg assume no responsibility for injuries suffered while participating in this online program.

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Fairy Tale Fridays with Miss Renee
Online
Friday, July 17, 2020 - 9:30am - 10:00am
Ages: Birth - 8
More information
Join the storytelling fun as we share fairy, folk, and nursery tales. Short, humorous stories are selected to get kids interacting. They are fun-filled with silly situations and crazy characters. Get ready to howl like a hungry wolf, trip-trap like a billy goat, and crow like a rooster as we set off on adventures from around the world!

https://www.facebook.com/taneytownlibrary/

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A Day In the Life of a "Senior" Fairy Godmother Storytime
Online
Friday, July 17, 2020 - 10:00am - 10:30am
Ages: Birth - 5
More information
Join Katrina Workman for a storytime about a day in the life of a "senior" fairy godmother.

https://www.facebook.com/ccploutreach/

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Little Hands Signing: Food Signs
Online
Friday, July 17, 2020 - 10:00am - 11:00am
Ages: Birth - 8
Registration and more information
Sing, sign, play, and learn basic American Sign Language for summer in this fun, hands-on storytime for the whole family. Signing storyteller Kathy MacMillan is the author of Nita's First Signs and Little Hands & Big Hands: Children and Adults Signing Together.

This program will be presented in spoken English. To request accommodations, please contact aknight@carr.org

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Zoo
Online
Friday, July 17, 2020 - 10:30am - 10:45am
Ages: Birth - 8
More information
Join Miss Beth, Miss June, and Miss Lynn for fun activities, songs, and books.

https://www.facebook.com/northcarroll/

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Exploring Outer Space with Ms. Erin
Online
Friday, July 17, 2020 - 11:00am - 11:15am
Ages:
More information
Explore outer space from the comfort of your own home with our very own NASA Solar System Ambassador, Ms. Erin!

https://www.facebook.com/mountairylibrary/

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Imagine Your Story Fitness
Online
Friday, July 17, 2020 - 1:30pm - 1:45pm
Ages: 3 - 9
More information
Imagine your story through physical activities. Join physical education teacher Chris Vaughn and take a journey in different physical challenges based on storybook characters and themes.

https://www.facebook.com/taneytownlibrary/

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DIY Friday with the Mount Airy Branch
Online
Friday, July 17, 2020 - 2:00pm - 2:30pm
Ages:
More information
Hey teens! Join Mount Airy Branch staff for lit-themed crafting! Tune in to see what book-related activity we'll be creating. If you miss out, past DIY Fridays will be posted on the CCPL YouTube channel for your crafting pleasure. Gather up whatever supplies you can find around your home and get ready for some lit fun! This week join Ms. Maria to learn how to make cool chew toys for your BFF (best furry friend)!

https://www.facebook.com/mountairylibrary/

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Friday Fix with Ms. Mandy
Online
Friday, July 17, 2020 - 3:00pm - 3:15pm
Ages: All Ages
More information
Looking for some book recommendations? Join us for the Friday Fix! Ms. Mandy will choose a new category each week and share some books. 

https://www.facebook.com/FinksburgLibrary/

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What's Cookin' Taneytown?
Online
Saturday, July 18, 2020 - 11:00am - 12:00pm
Ages: All Ages
More information
Join us for easy and inexpensive recipes you are sure to love.

https://www.facebook.com/taneytownlibrary/

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Imagine Your Story Fitness
Online
Saturday, July 18, 2020 - 2:00pm - 2:15pm
Ages: 3 - 9
More information
Imagine your story through physical activities. Join physical education teacher Chris Vaughn and take a journey in different physical challenges based on storybook characters and themes.

https://www.facebook.com/FinksburgLibrary/

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Virtual Coding Camp: Code a Scratch Game
Online
Saturday, July 18, 2020 - 2:00pm - 2:30pm
Ages: All Ages
More information
Learn how to make your own video game on Scratch! Ms. Anna will show you how to use block coding to make a simple chase game with Scratch!

https://www.facebook.com/eldersburglibrary/

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The Art of Classical Guitar
Online
Saturday, July 18, 2020 - 2:00pm - 3:00pm
Ages: 10 - Adults, Adults
Registration and more information
Join Dr. Candice Mowbray, lecturer and concert artist, as she takes an appreciative look at the history of the classical guitar, sharing stories of its great players, composers, and music. Enjoy a discussion, live demonstration, and historic and modern recordings in a presentation that is sure to engage new listeners as well as current fans of the genre. 

Appearing as a soloist, chamber musician, and guest lecturer, Dr. Mowbray has been a featured artist for festivals and concert series in Philadelphia, Toronto, Washington D.C., Baltimore, and Los Angeles. She earned a Doctorate of Musical Arts in classical guitar performance from Shenandoah Conservatory and has taught for several colleges in the Mid-Atlantic region. Her recent CD, Reverie, was named a Top 10 Pick of the Year by Classical Guitar Magazine and has been featured on radio programs including In Tune on BBC Radio 3, and her writings have been published in magazines such as Soundboard and Prodigies. For more information, visit www.candicemowbray.com. 

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Park Picks
Online
Sunday, July 19, 2020 - 1:00pm - 1:15pm
Ages: Birth - 8
More information
Are you looking for a new place to take your family to play?  Head out with us as we discover the wonderful parks all around Carroll County and hear about a couple of silly stories that you may want to read there!

/www.facebook.com/taneytownlibrary/

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Overbooked Book Talks
Online
Sunday, July 19, 2020 - 4:00pm - 4:30pm
Ages: Adults
More information
Too overbooked to commit to an online book club? Join Kari from the Mount Airy Branch to hear a quick review of some of her newest favorite reads. Focusing on a new title each month, perfect for group or individual reading enjoyment. Learn how to read it in easy to access ebook format or how to place a hold with our Express Service. No worries if you skip or miss a talk, all past book talks will be archived on the CCPL YouTube channel!

https://www.facebook.com/mountairylibrary/

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Play and Learn at Home with Ms. Robin
Online
Monday, July 20, 2020 - 9:30am - 9:45am
Ages: 2 - 6
More information
Join Ms. Robin for songs, movement, and activities to do together and ideas to expand the learning at home with your child.

https://www.facebook.com/mountairylibrary/

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Music Mondays with Ms. Amy
Online
Monday, July 20, 2020 - 10:00am - 10:30am
Ages: Birth - 5
More information
Get movin' & groovin' with Ms. Amy!  

https://www.facebook.com/taneytownlibrary/

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Imagination Time
Online
Monday, July 20, 2020 - 11:00am - 11:15am
Ages: All Ages
More information
Join us for activity ideas of inquiry, problem-solving, engagement, and creativity. There will be something different to do every day!

https://www.facebook.com/taneytownlibrary/

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How Do Sharks Float?
Online
Monday, July 20, 2020 - 1:00pm - 2:00pm
Ages: 5 - 12
More information
Ms. Kira from the UMD Extension Program will conduct a neat experiment where you will learn how sharks stay afloat all the time in water.

https://www.facebook.com/FinksburgLibrary

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Folk & Fairy Tale Maker Monday
Online
Monday, July 20, 2020 - 2:00pm - 2:30pm
Ages: 4 - 10
More information
Create something new with us as we enjoy tales from long ago. Different stories will be featured each week. 

https://www.facebook.com/WestminsterBranchLibrary/

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Disney Trivia Night
Online
Monday, July 20, 2020 - 7:00pm - 7:30pm
Ages: 7 - Adults, Adults
Registration and more information
Be our guest for a trivia quiz all about Disney and Pixar films!

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Caregiver Solutions Network: Developing Stronger Caregivers for Tomorrow
Online
Monday, July 20, 2020 - 7:00pm - 8:30pm
Ages: Adults
Registration and more information
Where support group meets strategy and solution building, these sessions are designed for family caregivers of older adults who have dementia. Join Kellie McThenia, CDP, Gerontologist, for an evening of meaningful discussion and strategy development to help in your caregiving journey. You'll have the opportunity to engage in peer networking with other family caregivers in a supportive environment while creating strategies that may help you better care for your loved one. Topics discussed will focus on what is shared by peers.

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Boredom Buster Crafts
Online
Tuesday, July 21, 2020 - 9:00am - 10:00am
Ages: Birth - 5
Registration and more information
Register to pick up a boredom buster craft at the ELDERSBURG BRANCH LIBRARY. As a bonus, they can be used in conjunction with our storytimes. Crafts will be available Wednesdays during Express Pickup.

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Baby Signs: Today I Feel...
Online
Tuesday, July 21, 2020 - 9:30am - 9:45am
Ages: Birth - 8
More information
How do you feel today? Join Ms. Maria to learn how to sign your feelings!

https://www.facebook.com/mountairylibrary/

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Shake, Rattle, and Rhyme with Ms. Lynne
Online
Tuesday, July 21, 2020 - 9:30am - 10:00am
Ages: Birth - 5
More information
Join us for some rhymes, stories, and movement.

https://www.facebook.com/eldersburglibrary/

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Tuesday Tales with Miss Kayla
Online
Tuesday, July 21, 2020 - 9:30am - 10:00am
Ages: Birth - 5
More information
Join Miss Kayla for stories, activities, and craft ideas.

https://www.facebook.com/taneytownlibrary/

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Tongue Twister Tuesday
Online
Tuesday, July 21, 2020 - 10:00am - 10:15am
Ages: Birth - 8
More information
Are they up for the challenge? Enjoy tongue twisters by your favorite library staff. Watch every Tuesday to see how silly they really sound.

https://www.facebook.com/northcarroll

 

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Ask a Master Gardener
Online
Tuesday, July 21, 2020 - 10:00am - 11:00am
Ages: 13 - Adults, Adults
More information
Have a plant or pest question? Want helpful tips and advice on growing a productive and beautiful garden? Join a live stream presentation from the University of Maryland Extension Agents. Questions may be submitted in advance to the Eldersburg Branch Library's Facebook page.

https://www.facebook.com/eldersburglibrary/ 

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Imagination Time
Online
Tuesday, July 21, 2020 - 11:00am - 11:15am
Ages: All Ages
More information
Join us for activity ideas of inquiry, problem-solving, engagement, and creativity. There will be something different to do every day!

https://www.facebook.com/taneytownlibrary/

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What's in the Treasure Box? with Mr. Max
Online
Tuesday, July 21, 2020 - 11:00am - 11:15am
Ages: 3 - Adults, Adults
More information
Mr. Max found a magic treasure box full of surprises - what will be inside this week? Join us and see!

https://www.facebook.com/FinksburgLibrary/

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Origami Tuesday: Ice Cream Cone
Online
Tuesday, July 21, 2020 - 12:00pm - 1:00pm
Ages: 8 - Adults, Adults
More information
To help beat the summer heat, we're making a nice cool treat! Learn to how to fold your one Ice Cream Cone today!

https://www.facebook.com/taneytownlibrary/

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Down on the Farm: Meet Max & Sophia’s Farm Animals
Online
Tuesday, July 21, 2020 - 1:00pm - 1:15pm
Ages:
More information
Head down to the farm with us! Each week we’ll learn something new about farm life, from equipment to animals.

https://www.facebook.com/taneytownlibrary/

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School Age Fun with Ms. Erin
Online
Tuesday, July 21, 2020 - 2:00pm - 2:15pm
Ages: 6 - 12
More information
Join Ms. Erin as she brings some fun for school-age kids from the library to your home! We'll talk about books, games, crafts, and lots more!

https://www.facebook.com/mountairylibrary/

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Movie Discussion Group
Online
Tuesday, July 21, 2020 - 7:00pm - 8:00pm
Ages: Adults
Registration and more information
Use the library's Kanopy service to watch A Street Cat Named Bob, then join us for a thoughtful discussion of this feel-good movie based on an international best selling memoir by James Bowen. Feel free to bring your own snacks.

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Play and Learn at Home with Ms. Robin
Online
Wednesday, July 22, 2020 - 9:30am - 9:45am
Ages: 2 - 6
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Join Ms. Robin for songs, movement, and activities to do together and ideas to expand the learning at home with your child.

https://www.facebook.com/mountairylibrary/

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Imagine Your Story Fitness
Online
Wednesday, July 22, 2020 - 10:00am - 10:15am
Ages: 3 - 9
More information
Imagine your story through physical activities. Join physical education teacher Chris Vaughn and take a journey in different physical challenges based on storybook characters and themes.

https://www.facebook.com/northcarroll/

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Imagination Time
Online
Wednesday, July 22, 2020 - 11:00am - 11:15am
Ages: All Ages
More information
Join us for activity ideas of inquiry, problem-solving, engagement, and creativity. There will be something different to do every day!

https://www.facebook.com/taneytownlibrary/

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What to Read Wednesdays YA Edition: Women Heroes of the US Army
Online
Wednesday, July 22, 2020 - 12:00pm - 12:30pm
Ages: 11 - 17
More information
Welcome to What to Read Wednesdays YA Edition. Grab your lunch and listen to North Carroll Staff serve you up some great selections for readers and listeners of all tastes. We'll supply the main dish, you just bring an appetite for reading.

This week we will be featuring Women Heroes of the US Army by Ann McCallum Staats.

https://www.facebook.com/northcarroll/

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Use Google Tools to Help You Land Your Next Job
Online
Wednesday, July 22, 2020 - 12:00pm - 1:00pm
Ages: Adults
Registration and more information
As a Grow with Google partner, CCPL invites you to tune in to a livestream event to help you discover new job opportunities using Google Search and organize your job search experience using G Suite tools. This online workshop led by a Grow with Google trainer will share strategies to improve your resume, tips to help you communicate effectively online, virtual interview best practices, and the latest resources from Google (Job Search on Google, G Suite, and Google Meet) and other partners to help support job seekers.

Registrants will receive a watch link shortly before the event.

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Virtual Mario Kart Tournament
Online
Wednesday, July 22, 2020 - 2:00pm - 3:00pm
Ages: 8 - 17
More information
We miss our gaming programs, so we're having a virtual gaming tournament! Use your Nintendo Switch and Mario Kart 8 game for some fun. 

https://www.facebook.com/eldersburglibrary/

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Transitioning to Medicare Part 1
Online
Wednesday, July 22, 2020 - 5:00pm - 6:00pm
Ages: Adults
Registration and more information
Are you or someone you care about eligible for Medicare? Come and find out how to make the most out of your Medicare health benefits. There are many decisions to make when you are transitioning on to Medicare. This seminar will cover what the four parts of Medicare (Parts A, B, C, and D) are, Medicare Supplement (Medigap) plans, available preventive services, and how to protect yourself from healthcare fraud. We, also, will cover Medicare Savings Programs, which help pay for Medicare beneficiary out of pocket costs. These are not all low-income programs.

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Deep Relaxation Class Online
Online
Wednesday, July 22, 2020 - 6:30pm - 7:30pm
Ages: 13 - Adults, Adults
Registration and more information
Experience the benefits of a deep relaxation session in this inwardly focused yoga class. Through gentle asanas (comfortable stretching), Yoga Nidra (deep relaxation), an introduction to pranayama (breathing practices), and meditation, we work from the physical body to the subtle bodies, restoring and inviting peace to our being. No experience necessary. If possible have a mat and a blanket available.

CCPL and Bryan Nupp assume no responsibility for injuries suffered while participating in this online program.

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Teen Zoom Hangout: Book Discussion Group
Online
Wednesday, July 22, 2020 - 6:30pm - 7:30pm
Ages: 13 - 17
Registration and more information
Need a place to talk about favorite books, discuss current reads and anticipated releases, and find recommendations? Join this online book discussion group through Zoom to hang out while talking about great books! Please plan on logging in to the meeting 15 minutes early.

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Family Fun with Miss Lori
Online
Thursday, July 23, 2020 - 9:30am - 10:00am
Ages: Birth - 8
More information
Join Miss Lori for storytime fun! We'll share stories, songs, movement, and activities. Meet Miss Lori's special storytime helper - Leo!

https://www.facebook.com/taneytownlibrary/

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Corky Explores the Ocean with Ms. Belinda
Online
Thursday, July 23, 2020 - 10:00am - 10:15am
Ages: Birth - 5
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Corky and Ms. Belinda explore the ocean. What will they find? Join them as they venture into the deep blue sea.

https://www.facebook.com/ccploutreach/

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Summer Sillies Live with Ms. Steph
Online
Thursday, July 23, 2020 - 10:00am - 10:30am
Ages: Birth - 5
Registration and more information
Join Ms. Steph for some rhymes, stories, and movement.

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Fun Food
Online
Thursday, July 23, 2020 - 10:30am - 10:45am
Ages: Birth - 8
More information
Join Miss Beth to create a simple fun foodie snack and learn about some fun snacks you can make yourself.

https://www.facebook.com/northcarroll/

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Imagination Time
Online
Thursday, July 23, 2020 - 11:00am - 11:15am
Ages: All Ages
More information
Join us for activity ideas of inquiry, problem-solving, engagement, and creativity. There will be something different to do every day!

https://www.facebook.com/taneytownlibrary/

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Storytime with Ms. Barbara
Online
Thursday, July 23, 2020 - 11:00am - 11:15am
Ages: Birth - 8
More information
Join Ms. Barbara for songs, stories, and movement.

https://www.facebook.com/FinksburgLibrary

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That's Delicious!
Online
Thursday, July 23, 2020 - 12:00pm - 12:15pm
Ages: Adults
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Roxane has been cooking for friends, family, and clients since she was a teenager. Join Roxane in the kitchen for something new and delicious. See how her love of food and cooking for others creates something that's delicious!

Cobb Salad: bacon, corn with 1 Tbsp. butter and a pinch of salt, 6 hard boiled eggs, 2 fresh mushrooms, 6 cherry tomatoes, 2 avocados, 2 heads romaine  lettuce, dressing of choice

https://www.facebook.com/westminsterbranchlibrary/ 

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Musical Fun!
Online
Thursday, July 23, 2020 - 1:00pm - 1:30pm
Ages: 5 - 12
More information
Music is fun - you can sing, dance and play instruments! Today we’ll join Bob Coffey from Coffey Music for a noteworthy demonstration of many types of musical instruments. Maybe you’ll even hear one that you would like to learn to play!

https://www.facebook.com/taneytownlibrary/

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To Be Read: Kristin Harmel
Online
Thursday, July 23, 2020 - 5:00pm - 6:00pm
Ages: Adults
More information
CCPL and A Likely Story Bookstore present Kristin Harmel, the international bestselling author of a dozen novels including The Book of Lost NamesThe Winemaker’s Wife, The Room on Rue Amélie, and The Sweetness of Forgetting. Her work has been featured in PeopleWoman’s Day, Men’s Health, and Ladies’ Home Journal, among many other media outlets. A live author talk on Carroll County Public Library's Facebook page will be followed by a Q&A with attendees. 

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Teen Zoom Hang Out: Art and Crafting Group
Online
Thursday, July 23, 2020 - 6:00pm - 7:00pm
Ages: 13 - 17
Registration and more information
Do you like to draw, paint, sew, knit, or do any other creative activities? Pick up your current project and join this Zoom meeting to virtually hang out with other teens while crafting! Please plan on logging in to the meeting 15 minutes early.

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Back in the Day: Exploring the History of the Mt. Airy Carnival
Online
Thursday, July 23, 2020 - 6:30pm - 7:00pm
Ages: All Ages
More information
Did you know that the annual Mount Airy Volunteer Fire Company Carnival has been held almost every year since 1926? Join us in this online program where we will dive into the history of this unique town event, which for years included a jousting tournament! We will share facts and anecdotes about past carnivals as well as hold a virtual tour of nearby Wildwood Park, the site of the carnival from 1927 to 1942.

https://www.facebook.com/mountairylibrary/

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Gentle Yoga Online
Online
Thursday, July 23, 2020 - 7:00pm - 8:00pm
Ages: 13 - Adults, Adults
Registration and more information
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, relaxation, strength, improved balance, as well as stress and pain relief. No experience necessary. We may not use all of them in each class, but if possible have a blanket, bolster or pillows, strap, scarf, or soft belt and 2 blocks or books.

CCPL and Rebecca Berg assume no responsibility for injuries suffered while participating in this online program.

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Fairy Tale Fridays with Miss Renee
Online
Friday, July 24, 2020 - 9:30am - 10:00am
Ages: Birth - 8
More information
Join the storytelling fun as we share fairy, folk, and nursery tales. Short, humorous stories are selected to get kids interacting. They are fun-filled with silly situations and crazy characters. Get ready to howl like a hungry wolf, trip-trap like a billy goat, and crow like a rooster as we set off on adventures from around the world!

https://www.facebook.com/taneytownlibrary/

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The Cat's Meow with Corky and Ms. Lana
Online
Friday, July 24, 2020 - 10:00am - 10:15am
Ages: Birth - 5
More information
Corky is finding out all about cats! Tune in to watch, listen, sing, and play with Corky and cats!

https://www.facebook.com/ccploutreach/

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Little Hands Signing: Color Signs
Online
Friday, July 24, 2020 - 10:00am - 11:00am
Ages: Birth - 8
Registration and more information
Sing, sign, play, and learn basic American Sign Language for summer in this fun, hands-on storytime for the whole family. Signing storyteller Kathy MacMillan is the author of Nita's First Signs and Little Hands & Big Hands: Children and Adults Signing Together.

This program will be presented in spoken English. To request accommodations, please contact aknight@carr.org

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The Magic Fish
Online
Friday, July 24, 2020 - 10:00am - 11:00am
Ages: All Ages
Registration and more information
Come and hear storyteller Beth Rebert share an enchanting story of a greedy woman and her poor fisherman husband. This story provides a vivid example for children that happiness cannot be drawn from material things.

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Summer Time Fun
Online
Friday, July 24, 2020 - 10:30am - 10:45am
Ages: Birth - 8
More information
Join Miss Beth, Miss June, and Miss Lynn for fun activities, songs, and books.

https://www.facebook.com/northcarroll/

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Friday Fix with Ms. Mandy
Online
Friday, July 24, 2020 - 3:00pm - 3:15pm
Ages: All Ages
More information
Looking for some book recommendations? Join us for the Friday Fix! Ms. Mandy will choose a new category each week and share some books. 

https://www.facebook.com/FinksburgLibrary/

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Virtual Family Game Night
Online
Friday, July 24, 2020 - 7:00pm - 8:00pm
Ages: 4 - Adults, Adults
Registration and more information
Looking for something fun to do with the kids Friday night? Let the games begin! One registration per family.

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Design a Bookmark in Tinkercad
Online
Saturday, July 25, 2020 - 11:00am - 11:30am
Ages: 8 - Adults, Adults
More information
Join us as we walk you through the steps to design a simple bookmark using Tinkercad, a web-based 3D design software. Each participant or their parent/guardian will need to create a free Tinkercad account (https://www.tinkercad.com/) and sign in before participating in the program.

https://www.facebook.com/FinksburgLibrary/

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Marbleized Nail Polish Art
Online
Saturday, July 25, 2020 - 2:00pm - 3:00pm
Ages: 10 - 17
Registration and more information
Learn to make canvas art using nail polish and water! Swirl nail polish to create a marbleized design and dip a canvas to create your own fairy tale artwork!

Craft kits are available for this program! After registering, participants will receive an email informing them when and where they may pick up a bag of craft supplies through Express Pickup! Starting on July 25th, watch the pre-recorded video to learn how to make nail polish canvas art using your craft kit!

Craft kits will be available through Express Pickup at the Eldersburg Branch.

https://www.facebook.com/eldersburglibrary/

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