Preschool Storytime

Date: 
Wednesday, July 8, 2015 - 10:30am to 11:00am
Early literacy begins with you! Help your preschooler develop the five early literacy practices that every child needs to succeed. Nurture a love of reading through books, music, activities, and Science, Technology, Engineering & Math (STEM) elements.

Storytime at Catoction Mountain Orchard

Date: 
Wednesday, July 8, 2015 - 1:00pm to 1:30pm
Fill your pail - kuplink, kuplank, kuplunk! - It's blueberry season. Join the fun as we share some seasonal stories and songs in the beautiful setting of the Catoctin Mountain Orchard. Afterward, enjoy a super fun wagon ride tour of the orchard.

Teddy Bear Picnic

Date: 
Wednesday, July 8, 2015 - 1:15pm to 2:00pm
Bring your Teddy Bear and a lunch to the park for a beary fun story time. Join us there or take the train to the park. This is a great event for toddlers. Visit the Walkersville Southern Railroad @ http://wsrr.org for train fares and departure times or meet us there.

3, 2, 1, SUGO!

Date: 
Wednesday, July 8, 2015 - 2:00pm to 3:00pm
Age Group: 
What is SUGO? Sumo wrestling for LEGO® robots! Learn how to customize LEGO® NXT robots and challenge other builders in a SUGO match with members of the RoboRangers 4-H Club.

This STEM program is for children entering kindergarten through grade 3. Registration required.

*FREE* Job Searching Assistance

Date: 
Wednesday, July 8, 2015 - 3:00pm to 5:00pm
Age Group: 
Goodwill of Monocacy Valley and the Emmitsburg Branch Library are partnering to provide free job counseling monthly on 2nd Wednesday in Emmitsburg. This includes one-on-one help with interviewing, resume writing, online application help and computer training. This community partnership was created to help place people in job situations. We look forward to helping you. Can't make it to the library? Call Goodwill for more information at (301)-662-0622 ext.209

Teen Yoga

Date: 
Wednesday, July 8, 2015 - 4:00pm to 5:00pm
Event Type: 
Teens 12-18 years of age, come join Ms. Alison for a playful yoga practice. We will challenge our bodies and minds, incorporating poses, group and partner activities, meditation and breath work.

Yoga for teens introduces concepts and techniques to help this age group discover new coping skills, encouraging peace and balance. Through yoga they can improve concentration, flexibility, and most importantly, find self empowerment.

To Feed an Army: Food and Nutrition in the Civil War

Date: 
Wednesday, July 8, 2015 - 5:00pm to 6:00pm
Napoleon Bonaparte supposedly said that “an army marches on its stomach,” and this remark proved very true during the Civil War. Feeding hundreds of thousands of men was one of the greatest logistical challenges for both sides during four years of war. Learn what the rank and file of Civil War armies ate while on campaign and how soldiers might keep and prepare their food in the field. The monotony of army food was not only boring, it was seriously detrimental to one’s health, leading many soldiers to creatively supplement modest government-issued rations.

Babies with Books

Date: 
Thursday, July 9, 2015 - 10:15am to 10:45am
Learning to read begins BEFORE your child starts school - as a matter of fact, it begins at birth! Delight and stimulate your baby with songs, a story and activities. Get to know other families and help your baby develop listening and language skills.

Pages

Subscribe to