Children's Programs

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Summer of Wonder - Summer Reading 2015
On the go this summer? Take the Library with you! ebooks&Audiobooks, eBooks for kids, Magazines, Movies and Music

Upcoming Events for Children's Programs

Starlight Family Storytime

Date: 
Tuesday, August 18, 2015 - 6:30pm to 7:00pm
Bring the whole family for an evening of storytime fun. We’ll read, move, and rhyme with a different theme each week. Nurture a love of reading through books, music, activities, and Science, Technology, Engineering & Math (STEM) elements. Almost bedtime? Feel free to wear your pajamas!

Science at Sundown - Let it Rot! A Composting Workshop for Families

Date: 
Tuesday, August 18, 2015 - 6:30pm to 7:00pm
Did you know that banana peels can make your roses more beautiful? It’s not a magic trick, it’s compost! Join Annmarie Creamer from the Frederick County Department of Solid Waste Management for a fun family program that looks at the wonders of composting at home. For ages 5 & up with an adult, registration required.

Transition to Twos

Date: 
Wednesday, August 19, 2015 - 10:05am to 10:35am
Is your curious toddler transitioning from baby to child? Transition to Twos nurtures this exciting time in your child's development through books, movement, music and rhymes. We'll begin learning to play with others, wait turns, and listen to stories, as well as dance, sing, laugh and have fun! This storytime is designed specifically for caregivers and children 18 months to 30 months.

Preschool Storytime

Date: 
Wednesday, August 19, 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.

Frederick County Infants and Toddlers

Date: 
Wednesday, August 19, 2015 - 12:30pm to 1:30pm
This event is currently full. A fun and educational summer group for families who are on our extended IFSP. In order to better address our statewide goal of seeing children with their peers in the community and working on preschool readiness skills for 3 year olds, Infants and Toddlers is collaborating with the Brunswick Library this summer. We are really excited to provide a 10 week group opportunity that is exclusive for children on our extended IFSP.

Think with BINK: A Fort Detrick Alliance STEM Program for Kids (Grades 1-5)

Date: 
Wednesday, August 19, 2015 - 4:30pm to 5:00pm
Age Group: 
Hearts among the Stars

How does your heart work? What happens to your heart and your circulatory system when you go to space? Learn about the ways that astronauts’ hearts work while their “hearts are among the stars” in this exciting presentation by Dr. Tiziana Cavinato, Assistant Professor of Biology and Health Professions Advisor at Hood College.

Babies with Books

Date: 
Thursday, August 20, 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, August 20, 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.

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