This Week at the Library

This Week at the Library

Let it Rot! A Composting Workshop for Families

Date: 
Tuesday, July 7, 2015 - 3:00pm to 4:00pm
Let it Rot! A Composting Workshop for Families – 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.

Securing Social Security: Today, Tomorrow, and for the Future

Date: 
Tuesday, July 7, 2015 - 3:00pm to 4:00pm
Age Group: 
Dave McDonough from Franklin Templeton Investments will present. This presentation will educate you on the many decisions involved in claiming Social Security as well as their consequences, and provide strategies to maximize the benefits received. Topics include when to claim Social Security benefits, how being married, divorced or widowed impacts your benefits, how to give your Social Security check a government-guaranteed boost and how benefits for one spouse are affected based on when and how the other spouse files.

Young Writers Program

Date: 
Tuesday, July 7, 2015 - 4:00pm to 5:00pm
Age Group: 
Ever wonder if you could write an entire novel in month? Maybe this is your month to try! Camp NaNoWriMo invites young writers to take part in a month-long writing journey. Workshops will help you help guide you on your journey. Join us on this creative, month long venture every Tuesday in July @ 4pm. Our third workshop, July 21, will feature a guest speaker, author Deb Schepp!

Starlight Family Storytime

Date: 
Tuesday, July 7, 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!

Soolah Hoops

Date: 
Tuesday, July 7, 2015 - 6:30pm to 7:15pm
Come join Soolah as she shares the joys of hula hooping. Kids will be entertained with a demonstration of hula hooping tricks with different kinds of hula hoops. Soolah will share her hoops, teaching kids how to hoop, how to do some tricks and play some games! Hoops will be provided. Please be sure your child is in comfortable clothing and has a water bottle to stay hydrated. Best for ages K-8

Starlight Family Storytime

Date: 
Tuesday, July 7, 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!

Hooked on Fishing

Date: 
Wednesday, July 8, 2015 - 10:00am to 12:00pm
Hooked on Fishing is a fishing clinic with the MD Dept. of Natural Resources. We provide the rods and bait. You bring drinking water and sunscreen for a morning of fishing at Middletown Park. Casting practice, angler ethics, catch and release, and safety will be covered before fishing. Every child must have adult supervision. Registration required.

Transition to Twos

Date: 
Wednesday, July 8, 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, 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.

Frederick County Infants and Toddlers

Date: 
Wednesday, July 8, 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.

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