This Week at the Library

This Week at the Library

2 o'clock STEM Wednesdays

Date: 
Wednesday, July 30, 2014 - 2:00pm to 2:30pm
Join us Wednesdays for this nine-week series to see fun, fast, and amazing STEMonstrations. Get ready: there may be an opportunity for hands-on experimentation!
On June 25 (Egg Drop Challenge), July 23 (Bottle Rocket Challenge), and August 20 (Slingshot Challenge), we will have special STEMsational Challenges. Contact the library for more information and to register for these three events.

Hula Hoop Fun with Soolah Hoops

Date: 
Wednesday, July 30, 2014 - 3:00pm to 3:30pm
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 wear comfortable clothes and be prepared to be active!

Registration Required.

LEGO Robotics: Sumo LEGO (SuGo)

Date: 
Wednesday, July 30, 2014 - 6:00pm to 7:00pm
Join us for this special program! The Frederick County 4H Robotics team is coming to the Thurmont Library. First, they'll be doing a demonstration of LEGO Robotics. Following the demonstration, participants will have the opportunity to help design a robot for SuGo robot wrestling. Space is limited, register today! For ages 8 and up.

Babies with Books

Date: 
Thursday, July 31, 2014 - 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: 
Thursday, July 31, 2014 - 2:30pm to 3:00pm
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.

Starlight Family Storytime

Date: 
Thursday, July 31, 2014 - 6:00pm to 6:30pm
Bring the whole family for an evening of storytime fun. We’ll read, move, and rhyme with a different theme each month. Nurture a love of reading through books, music, activities, and Science, Technology, Engineering & Math (STEM) elements. Almost bedtime? Feel free to wear your pajamas!

First Friday Fun Fest at Westview Promenade

Date: 
Friday, August 1, 2014 - 10:00am to 11:30am
Westview Promenade, Buckeystown Pike at Crestwood Blvd.

Frederick County Public Libraries teams up with Westview Promenade for Free, Fantastic Fun every First Friday. Just drop by for a variety of story time, music, games, and crafts. Each month features a special theme and unique activities. Best for ages 2-6 with an adult.

*no July session due to Holiday*

*If inclement weather is occurring, the event will be held inside the vacant storefront next to MOM's Organic Market.*

Storyland: A Sensory Storytime for Little Ones

Date: 
Friday, August 1, 2014 - 10:15am to 10:45am
Join us for a special storytime in partnership with Frederick County Infants and Toddlers Program. Meet new friends and share books, music, activities, and more. Ages birth - 36 months with an adult. Registration opens two weeks before the storytime event.

Note: No July program due to July 4 holiday

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