Children's Summer Reading Events

2015 Summer of Wonder - Every Hero Has a Story - Childrens Events

Upcoming Summer Reading Events

Every Hero Has a Comic - Understand & Improve Your Comic Book Collection

Date: 
Saturday, July 18, 2015 - 2:00pm to 3:00pm
Learn how to start a comic book collection (or, if you've already got one, learn how to improve it) with an expert from Comics to Astonish in Mt. Airy. Get a look at some exciting new titles and ask some questions. This event is open to students in elementary, middle, and high school.

Farming for Life @ Hargett Farm

Date: 
Saturday, July 18, 2015 - 3:00pm to 5:00pm
We will meet up at Hargett Farm (park at 649 Himes Ave.)Jump in and get your hands dirty at Seed of Life Nurseries' farm to learn about running a CSA that also provides fresh produce to low income families in Frederick. We will all get a chance to help plant, harvest, or work on whatever the farm needs that day! Wear clothes that you don't mind farming in and a water bottle. We'll be working out under summer skies.

Once Upon a Thyme Storytime at the Urbana Library Farmer’s Market

Date: 
Sunday, July 19, 2015 - 12:30pm to 1:00pm
Fresh, handpicked stories and songs will be shared under the open sky in our beautiful rose garden adjacent to the Urbana Library Farmer’s Market. Grab a bite at the market and then settle in for some wholesome storytime fun for the entire family!

The Engineering of Roller Coasters at Adventure Park USA

Date: 
Monday, July 20, 2015 - 4:00pm to 4:45pm
Program takes place at Adventure Park USA 11113 West Baldwin Road New Market MD 21774 301-865-6800 adventureparkusa.com

Join the the engineering experts at Adventure Park USA for a wild ride exploring the way that roller coasters are designed. This free program will be fun for the whole family. Attendees will receive a discount for use in the park. Registration Required.

Sciencetellers: Dragons and Dreams

Date: 
Tuesday, July 21, 2015 - 2:00pm to 3:00pm
In a faraway world with castles, kings, dragon keepers, ice sorceresses, and a powerful item known as the Horn of Fire, two villagers must take a daring journey to release the dragons and save the entire kingdom

Join us as we learn about the science of fire and ice through the tale of "Dragons & Dreams." Best for ages 4 and up

Soolah Hoops

Date: 
Tuesday, July 21, 2015 - 4:30pm to 5:00pm
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.

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