Children's Programs

Summer of Wonder - Summer Reading 2015
Symphony Storytime with Frederick Symphony Orchestra!
Park Programs

Upcoming Events for Children's Programs

GirlPower Book Club

Date: 
Wednesday, June 24, 2015 - 4:00pm to 5:00pm
Age Group: 
This club for girls in grades 3-5 will explore books filled with adventure, wonder and heroes - all from FCPL's Summer Reading List for grades 3-5. June: Doll Bones by Holly Black and The Fourteenth Goldfish by Jennifer Holm; July: Waiting for the Magic by Patricia MacLachlan and Escape From Mr. Lemoncello's Library by Chris Grabenstein; and in August, Miss Deb will be hosting a SRC Bingo! based on the FCPL's SRC Reading List. Stop by the Middletown Library to pick up your copy of this month’s selection.

Become a Sports Hero at Tuscarora Tennis Barn!

Date: 
Wednesday, June 24, 2015 - 4:00pm to 5:00pm
Age Group: 
Program takes place at Tuscarora Tennis Barn, located at 5216 Renn Road Frederick, MD 21703 301-473-5050

Learn a new sport as part of your story! The Tuscarora Tennis Barn is offering a free group tennis lesson for library patrons. Learn from Tennis Heroes at Tuscarora's all-weather facility!
Non-marking court shoes and comfortable sports clothing should be worn to this event. Registration Required.

GSK Science in the Summer™: Chemistry Level I

Date: 
Thursday, June 25, 2015 - 10:00am to 12:00pm
Age Group: 
GSK Science in the Summer™ will introduce students to Chemistry through interesting investigations that will allow them to explore physical and chemical changes, learn about "matter," make crystals, and determine if liquids are acids, bases, or neutrals. The four-hour program is held over two days. This is a free and fun experiment-oriented course taught by certified teachers to 15 students entering second and third grades.

Babies with Books

Date: 
Thursday, June 25, 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.

Preschool Storytime

Date: 
Thursday, June 25, 2015 - 10:15am to 10:45am
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.

Science Tellers: Dragons and Dreams

Date: 
Thursday, June 25, 2015 - 10:30am to 11:15am
In a faraway world with castles, kings, dragon keepers, ice sorceresses, and a powerful item known as the Horn of Fire, two villagers must take a daring journey to release the dragons and save the entire kingdom. Join us as we learn about the science of fire and ice through the tale of "Dragons & Dreams." Best for ages 4 and up

Preschool Storytime

Date: 
Thursday, June 25, 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.

Sciencetellers: Dragons and Dreams

Date: 
Thursday, June 25, 2015 - 2:00pm to 2:45pm
In a faraway world with castles, kings, dragon keepers, ice sorceresses, and a powerful item known as the Horn of Fire, two villagers must take a daring journey to release the dragons and save the entire kingdom. Join us as we learn about the science of fire and ice through the tale of "Dragons & Dreams." Best for ages 4 and up.

GSK Science in the Summer™: Chemistry Level II

Date: 
Thursday, June 25, 2015 - 2:00pm to 4:00pm
GSK Science in the Summer™ will introduce students to Chemistry through interesting investigations that will allow them to explore physical and chemical changes, learn about "matter," make crystals, and determine if liquids are acids, bases, or neutrals. The four-hour program is held over two days. This is a free and fun experiment-oriented course taught by certified teachers to 15 students entering fourth through sixth grades.

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