This Week at the Library

This Week at the Library

R.E.A.D. with Wags for Hope

Date: 
Saturday, March 28, 2015 - 10:30am to 11:30am
Improve your reading skills and make a new friend by reading aloud to a specially trained "listening" animal! The Reading Education Assistance Dogs (R.E.A.D.) program works to improve children's reading and communication skills by providing registered therapy animals who volunteer with their owner/handler (as a team)to meet with and listen to children read. *Allergy Alert! The dogs and cats are live animals.*

Read to a Dog Friend!

Date: 
Saturday, March 28, 2015 - 11:00am to 11:45am
Improve your reading skills and make a new friend by reading aloud to a specially trained "listening" animal! The Reading Education Assistance Dogs (R.E.A.D.) program works to improve children's reading and communication skills by providing registered therapy animals who volunteer with their owner/handler (as a team)to meet with and listen to children read.

*Allergy Alert! The dogs and cats are live animals.*


WAGS for Hope comes to the Thurmont Library on the 4th Saturday of every month at 11am.

Volunteer Income Tax Assistance - FREE

Date: 
Saturday, March 28, 2015 - 11:00am to 4:00pm
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Drop in for free help and avoid high fees. Get your taxes prepared by IRS certified volunteers. Get your refund in 1-3 days. Individuals / families with adjusted gross income up to $60,000 are eligible. Registration recommended by calling Housing Authority of Frederick at 2-1-1 (this redirects to 866-411-6803).

Poketown Gym! – A Pokemon Trading Card League for all ages!

Date: 
Sunday, March 29, 2015 - 1:45pm to 4:45pm
The Poketown Gym, an official Pokemon League, provides a place for you to get together with other fans of Pokemon to have some fun. Use your own cards to make decks and play with others. You can also bring your Pokemon Video Games for exciting head-to-head battles. You can play, trade, and earn cool prizes like special promotional cards and booster packs, all for free!

Babies with Books

Date: 
Monday, March 30, 2015 - 10:30am to 11:00am
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.

Transition to Twos

Date: 
Monday, March 30, 2015 - 10:45am to 11:15am
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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. Registration is available two weeks before the monthly program series begins.

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