Children's Programs

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Upcoming Events for Children's Programs

Symphony Storytime with Frederick Symphony Orchestra!

Date: 
Monday, May 4, 2015 - 6:30pm to 7:00pm
Children and their parents experience a live musical collaboration between the library reader and a Frederick Symphony Orchestra musician during this 30 minute storytime! Musicians will play short selections, talk a little about their instrument, answer questions, and, after the stories are read aloud, audience members can take a closer peek at an instrument petting zoo provided by the music specialty store Music & Arts! This program is best appreciated by children ages 2-6 and their caregivers, but is open to all ages.

Babies with Books

Date: 
Tuesday, May 5, 2015 - 10:05am to 10:30am
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. Storytime for babies 0-24 months.

Babies With Books: Birth to Twelve Months

Date: 
Tuesday, May 5, 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 an help your baby develop listening and language skills. Tickets will be available on the day of the program for the first 15 parent/child pairs. This program is limited, so come early for your ticket.

Babies with Books

Date: 
Tuesday, May 5, 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.

Babies With Books: Birth to Twenty-Four Months

Date: 
Tuesday, May 5, 2015 - 11:00am to 11:30am
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 an help your baby develop listening and language skills. Tickets will be available on the day of the program for the first 15 parent/child pairs. This program is limited, so come early for your ticket.

Babies with Books

Date: 
Tuesday, May 5, 2015 - 11:00am to 11:25am
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. Storytime for babies 0-24 months.

Babies With Books: Birth to Twenty-Four Months

Date: 
Tuesday, May 5, 2015 - 11:45am to 12:15pm
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 an help your baby develop listening and language skills. Tickets will be available on the day of the program for the first 15 parent/child pairs. This program is limited, so come early for your ticket.

Future Filmakers Digital Workshop (for ages 6 - 11)

Date: 
Tuesday, May 5, 2015 - 4:00pm to 5:00pm
During this monthly workshop we will focus on the artistic and technical aspects of digital filmmaking for creating stop motion movies. Participants will learn film editing, animation, and camera techniques. We encourage kids to B.Y.O.D (Bring Your Own Device) and will be using software that requires iOS 5.0 or later on the iPhone, iPad, and iPod touch. Don't have a device - no worries. We will have some to share!



Hero Stories: Meet a Park Naturalist & Animals

Date: 
Tuesday, May 5, 2015 - 4:00pm to 4:45pm
Get up close and personal animals from Fountain Rock Nature Center and learn about being a Park Naturalist. Every Hero has a Story, and your local Park Naturalist has plenty to share about plants and animals at Fountain Rock. Children under 16 must be accompanied by an adult as requested by the park.

America's Girls - Exploring U.S. History

Date: 
Tuesday, May 5, 2015 - 4:30pm to 5:15pm
Age Group: 
Explore U.S. history through stories and poems; participate in discussions, crafts and activities related to what we read. Stop by the Walkersville Library to pick up your copy of this months selection. This is a book club for grades 2-4 meeting on the first Tuesday of each month.

Starlight Family Storytime

Date: 
Tuesday, May 5, 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!

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