Children's Summer Reading Events

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

Upcoming Summer Reading Events

First Friday Fun Fest at Westview Promenade

Date: 
Friday, May 1, 2015 - 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.

Held in the Courtyard in front of Regal Cinemas with an inclement weather backup location announced the morning of the event on the Westview Promenade Facebook Page.

Container Gardening: Fundamentals

Date: 
Monday, May 18, 2015 - 6:30pm to 7:30pm
Age Group: 
Join Marianne Willburn, award-winning columnist and blogger, teaching you gardening fundamentals by building herb containers that group ‘wet’ and ‘dry’ plants together for season-long success.

Don't miss further Master Gardener programs coming later this month and in June, August and October.

Container Gardening: A Wealth of Possibilities

Date: 
Tuesday, May 26, 2015 - 5:30pm to 7:30pm
Age Group: 
From 5:30-6:30, Master Gardeners will take you out onto the library patio for a hands-on demonstration of how to use “thrillers, spillers and fillers” to make your containers pop! If you find yourself curiously captivated by succulents, 6:30-7:30pm, Master Gardeners will show you how to plant these exquisite, drought-tolerant beauties right on the library patio.

Don't miss further Master Gardener programs coming in June, August and October.

Summer Reading Family Festival at Westview Promenade

Date: 
Saturday, May 30, 2015 - 11:00am to 1:00pm
Westview Promenade, Buckeystown Pike at Crestwood Blvd.

FCPL teams up with Westview Promenade to kick off summer reading. Mark your calendars for free, fantastic fun! No need to sign up - just drop by the courtyard in front of Regal Cinemas for a free performance by the MET's Fun Company: "The Young Olympians and the Most Amazingly Awesome Adventure Ever," hero photo ops, and more. Bring lawn chairs and your camera!

Event schedule includes:
*11-11:30am: Stories, heroes, and fun for preschoolers

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