Children's Summer Reading Events

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

Upcoming Summer Reading Events

STEM Club: All About Recycling for Ages 9-12

Wednesday, August 12, 2015 - 5:00pm to 5:45pm
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Did you know they can make shirts out of soda bottles? It’s true! If you’ve ever wondered how recycling really works, where your materials go, what they become and why you can’t recycle everything…this program is for you! Join Annmarie Creamer from the Frederick County Department of Solid Waste Management as she digs into the hows and whys of recycling. Ages 9-12. Registration required.

Nighttime on the Deck: Mr. Jon & Friends

Thursday, August 13, 2015 - 6:30pm to 7:15pm
Mr. Jon & Friends is Parents’ Choice Award winning music for kids and their families. This energetic children's music is all about fun, movement, and laughter! Join Mr. Jon and his friend George the Monkey for a silly dancy concert for the whole family!

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

Sunday, August 16, 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

Monday, August 17, 2015 - 4:00pm to 4:45pm
Program takes place at Adventure Park USA 11113 West Baldwin Road Monrovia MD 21770 301-865-6800 x103

Join 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. No Registration Required!

Science at Sundown - Right On Recycling

Tuesday, August 18, 2015 - 6:30pm to 7:00pm
This family program is full of fascinating facts about the complete cycle of recycling. Learn what happens after your materials are picked up at the curb, see what they get made into and find out why everything can't be recycled. Bring items from home to have your recycling questions answered. (Registration required.)