Storytimes

Storytimes at FCPL

No programs scheduled on public holidaysPrograms are arranged by age range. 

C. Burr Artz

Babies with Books (birth-24 months, accompanied by an adult)
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. Babies accompanied by adults are welcome.
Tuesdays at 10:15 am (0-12 mos), 11 am (0-24 mos), and 11:45 am (0-24 mos)
Thursdays at 2:30 pm (0-24 mos)

Baby and Toddler Yoga Storytime with Miss Lanie (birth-24 months)
Registration opens two weeks before the event. Please wear comfortable clothes to join in the fun.
Monthly on 3rd Friday at 10:15 am and 11 am Registration required

Preschool Yoga with Miss Lanie (Ages 3-5, With Adult)
Explore yoga with your preschooler through play, stories, and songs. Please wear comfortable clothes to join in the fun.

Storyland: A Sensory Storytime (birth-36 months, with adult)
Storyland is a special storytime presented in partnership with Frederick County Infants & Toddlers. This active, sensory storytime welcomes children of all abilities birth-3 years old. Wondering what to expect or want to sing the songs at home? Sample program outlines are available. Monthly on 1st Friday at 10:15 am Registration required

Time for Twos (age 2, accompanied by an adult)
Registration is available two weeks before the monthly program series begins. Mondays at 10:15 am, 11am Registration required

Wiggle Giggle Storytime (ages 2-5, with adult)
For little listeners with extra energy! Dance and giggle and learn something new with stories and rhymes picked just for you.
Wednesdays at 10:15 am and 11 am

Preschool Storytime (ages 3-5, with an adult)
Thursdays at 10:15 am

Starlight Family Storytime (all ages, with an adult)
Almost bedtime? Feel free to wear your pajamas!
Tuesdays at 6:30 pm

Brunswick

Babies with Books (birth-24 months, accompanied by an adult)
Tuesdays at 10:05 am (birth-12 months) and 11am (birth-24 months)

Storyland: A Sensory Storytime (birth-36 months, with adult)
Storyland is a special storytime presented in partnership with Frederick County Infants & Toddlers. This active, sensory storytime welcomes children of all abilities birth-3 years old. Wondering what to expect or want to sing the songs at home? Sample program outlines are available.
Monthly on 3rd Thursday at 10:30 am

Time for Twos (age 2 accompanied by an adult)
Mondays at 10:30 am

Preschool Storytime (ages 3-5 with Adult)
Wednesdays at 10:15 am and 11 am

Starlight Family Storytime (all ages, with an adult)
Almost bedtime? Feel free to wear your pajamas!
Thursdays at 6:30 pm

Emmitsburg

Time for Twos (age 2, accompanied by an adult)
Mondays at 10:30 am

Transition to Twos (18-30 months, accompanied by an adult) (starting June 19th)
Wednesdays at 11am

Preschool Storytime (ages 3-5, accompanied by an adult)
Thursdays at 10:30 am

Middletown

Babies with Books (birth-24 months, accompanied by an adult)
Tuesdays at 10:05 am

Transition to Twos (18-30 months, accompanied by an adult)
Wednesdays at 10:05am and 11am

Time for Twos (age 2, accompanied by an adult)
Mondays at 10:05am

Preschool Storytime (ages 3-5, accompanied by an adult)
Thursdays at 10:30 am

Point of Rocks

Preschool Storytime (ages 3-5)
Tuesdays at 11 am

Starlight Family Storytime (ages 3-6, with adult)
Mondays at 6:30 pm

Thurmont

Babies with Books (birth-24 months, accompanied by an adult)
Registration is Required
Tuesdays and Thursdays at 10:15am

Storyland: A Sensory Storytime (birth-36 months, with adult)
Storyland is a special storytime presented in partnership with Frederick County Infants & Toddlers. This active, sensory storytime welcomes children of all abilities birth-3 years old. Wondering what to expect or want to sing the songs at home? Sample program outlines are availableRegistration is Required
Monthly on 2nd Friday at 10:15 am

Time for Twos (age 2 with an adult)
Tuesdays and Thursdays at 11am Registration is Required

Preschool Storytime (ages 3-5 with an adult)
Wednesdays at 10:30 am

Starlight Family Storytime (all ages, with an adult)
Almost bedtime? Feel free to wear your pajamas!
Tuesdays at 6:30 pm

Urbana

Babies with Books (birth-24 months, with adult)
Registration starts two weeks prior to beginning of session.
Mondays at 10:30 am, 11:15 am, and 3 pm Registration is Required 

Petite Playgroup at the Library! (Birth to 3, with adult)
Enjoy an hour of independent play during which you and your child can socialize with other parents, caregivers and children! Each playgroup will start with 15 minutes of stories, rhymes and songs led by your friendly children's librarian. The library will provide the space and a variety of educational toys to explore and share!
Wednesdays 1:30 – 2:45pm

Transition to Twos (ages 18-30 months, with adult)
Registration starts two weeks prior to beginning of session.
Fridays at 10:30 and 11:15 am Registration is Required

Time for Twos (age 2 with an adult)
Registration is available two weeks before the monthly program series begins. Registration is Required.
Tuesdays at 10:30 am and 11:15 am and Thursdays at 10:30 am

Preschool Storytime (ages 3-5 with an adult)
Tuesdays at 1:30 pm
Wednesdays at 10:30 am and 11:15 am

Starlight Family Storytime (ages 0-12, accompanied by an adult)
Wear your pajamas, bring a stuffed friend, and enjoy books, music, and activities that help foster a love of reading.
Tuesdays at 6:30 pm

Walkersville

Babies with Books (birth-24 months with an adult)
Mondays at 10:05 am

Transition to Twos (ages 18-30 months, with adult)
Mondays at 10:45 am

Time for Twos (age 2 with an adult)
Tuesdays at 10:05 am 

Preschool Storytime (age 3-5 with an adult)
Our story time fosters a love of reading through books, music, and activities.
Wednesdays and Thursdays at 10:15 am