Children's Summer Reading Events

FIZZ! BOOM! READ! Children's Summer Reading Events

Upcoming Summer Reading Events

GSK Science in the Summer™: Chemistry Level II

Date: 
Thursday, June 25, 2015 - 2:00pm to 4:00pm
GSK Science in the Summer™ will introduce students to Chemistry through interesting investigations that will allow them to explore physical and chemical changes, learn about "matter," make crystals, and determine if liquids are acids, bases, or neutrals. The four-hour program is held over two days. This is a free and fun experiment-oriented course taught by certified teachers to 15 students entering fourth through sixth grades.

Flex Your Tennis Muscles at Tuscarora Tennis Barn

Date: 
Thursday, June 25, 2015 - 4:00pm to 5:00pm
Age Group: 
Program takes place at Tuscarora Tennis Barn, located at 5216 Renn Road Frederick, MD 21703 301-473-5050

Learn a new sport as part of your story! The Tuscarora Tennis Barn is offering a free group tennis lesson for library patrons. Learn from tennis experts at Tuscarora's all-weather facility!
Non-marking court shoes and comfortable sports clothing should be worn to this event. Registration Required.

Wanderlust: River Cruising - What's It All About?

Date: 
Thursday, June 25, 2015 - 6:30pm to 7:30pm
Age Group: 
Leslie Baker from Cruise Planners will present. These days the big trend in travel is river cruising. What makes it such a popular vacation option? Which are the best rivers to cruise? When is the best time to go? Are all river cruise companies the same? Join us for a presentation on the river cruise experience and what sets it apart from ocean cruises.

GSK Science in the Summer™: Chemistry Level I

Date: 
Friday, June 26, 2015 - 10:00am to 12:00pm
Age Group: 
GSK Science in the Summer™ will introduce students to Chemistry through interesting investigations that will allow them to explore physical and chemical changes, learn about "matter," make crystals, and determine if liquids are acids, bases, or neutrals. The four-hour program is held over two days. This is a free and fun experiment-oriented course taught by certified teachers to 15 students entering second and third grades.

Sciencetellers: Dragons and Dreams

Date: 
Friday, June 26, 2015 - 10:30am to 11:15am
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

Sciencetellers: Dragons and Dreams

Date: 
Friday, June 26, 2015 - 2:00pm to 2:45pm
In a faraway world with castles, kings, dragon keepers, ice sorceresses and a powerful item known as the Horn of Hire, two villagers must take a daring journey to release the dragons and save the entire kingdom.

GSK Science in the Summer™: Chemistry Level II

Date: 
Friday, June 26, 2015 - 2:00pm to 4:00pm
GSK Science in the Summer™ will introduce students to Chemistry through interesting investigations that will allow them to explore physical and chemical changes, learn about "matter," make crystals, and determine if liquids are acids, bases, or neutrals. The four-hour program is held over two days. This is a free and fun experiment-oriented course taught by certified teachers to 15 students entering fourth through sixth grades.

Photography Basics for Kids

Date: 
Saturday, June 27, 2015 - 10:00am to 12:00pm
Age Group: 
Grab your camera and your parents and come learn how to take great pictures! The Frederick Camera Clique is holding a free class on camera basics and composition. Come shoot with us along Carroll Creek. All camera types welcome, except cell phone cameras. If you have a digital camera, the Clique will print 2 copies of your best picture. You will get to take one copy home with you and the other copy will hang in the library for all to see for a month! All students must supply their own camera and be escorted by an adult. For ages 8-12. Maximum attendance is 20 kids.

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