Announcements

C. Burr Artz Alert

Accessibility improvements in front of the C Burr Artz Public Library begin Tuesday, 9/6. Please expect updated traffic patterns and access routes. Please call 301-600-1630 for current details regarding ADA, bookdrop, and curbside access.

Upcoming Events

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This event is in the "Teen" group.

I Believe in Me

3:30pm - 5:00pm
Library Branch: Walkersville Branch Library
Room: Darrell L Batson Community Room
Age Group: Teen
Event Details:
Join us today for a visit with Aje Hill and the I Believe in Me Foundation. ...
This event is in the "All Ages" group.
Library Branch: Urbana Regional Library
Room: Partner Location (UR)
Age Group: All Ages
Program Type: Outreach
Event Details:
Frederick County Public Libraries is celebrating Library Card Sign Up Month in our community this Fall! Stop by our outreach table at the UHS football stadium to sign up for a card, hear about our free library services, and check out our fun giveaway...
This event is in the "Adult" group.
This event is in the "All Ages" group.
Library Branch: Urbana Regional Library
Age Group: Adult, All Ages
Program Type: History & Genealogy
Event Details:
Patrons of all ages are welcome to stop by the Urbana Regional Library and record their experiences as part of the Global Z Recording Project, Living and Dying with COVID-19: The Maryland Stories.  Tell the story of your experience during the...
This event is in the "Adult" group.

Memory Lab by Appointment

10:00am - 4:00pm
Library Branch: Thurmont Regional Library
Room: Small Meeting Room
Age Group: Adult
Program Type: Computers & Technology
Event Details:
Use our equipment to convert your photos and analog home videos to digital formats you can share and enjoy today! Formats accepted: mini DV tapes, VHS tapes, VHS-C tapes, photos, slides, and negatives. Bring a flash drive or other storage device to s...
Library Branch: C. Burr Artz Public Library
Room: Community Room (CBA)
Program Type: Education & Enjoyment
Event Details:
Join Peter Brooks, mindfulness teaching artist, recently featured in Forbes Magazine, to learn how to achieve peace of mind through ancient performance arts.  Do you remember that feeling in your life when you had no stress? In this all day even...
This event is in the "Birth - 5" group.
Library Branch: Urbana Regional Library
Room: Anthony M. Natelli Community Room
Age Group: Birth - 5
Program Type: Special Storytime
Event Details:
Join us for a special bilingual family storytime that features books and music in celebration of National Hispanic Heritage Month. ...
This event is in the "Birth - 5" group.

Family Storytime

10:15am - 10:45am
Library Branch: C. Burr Artz Public Library
Room: Children's Department (CBA)
Age Group: Birth - 5
Program Type: Recurring Storytime
Event Details:
Enjoy stories, fingerplays, rhymes, and more. Designed for ages 0-5 with caregiver.  ...
This event is in the "Adult" group.

Stitch and Be Social

11:00am - 2:00pm
Library Branch: Brunswick Branch Library
Room: Inside Library (BR)
Age Group: Adult
Program Type: Make & Create
Event Details:
Drop in for creating and conversation with the Stitch Crew. Knitters, crocheters, and needlework enthusiasts of all levels (including beginners) are welcome!  ...
This event is in the "Elementary" group.
Library Branch: Myersville Community Library
Room: Community Room (MY)
Age Group: Elementary
Event Details:
Families who are interested in participating, please visit https://delaplaine.org/instruction/free-workshops-for-kids and fill out a request for registration. The request form for this workshop will go live on the webpage listed above on Tu...
This event is in the "Elementary" group.
Library Branch: Myersville Community Library
Room: Community Room (MY)
Age Group: Elementary
Event Details:
Families who are interested in participating, please visit https://delaplaine.org/instruction/free-workshops-for-kids and fill out a request for registration. The request form for this workshop will go live on the webpage listed above on Tu...
This event is in the "Adult" group.
This event is in the "All Ages" group.
Library Branch: Urbana Regional Library
Age Group: Adult, All Ages
Program Type: History & Genealogy
Event Details:
Patrons of all ages are welcome to stop by the Urbana Regional Library and record their experiences as part of the Global Z Recording Project, Living and Dying with COVID-19: The Maryland Stories.  Tell the story of your experience during the...
This event is in the "Adult" group.
Library Branch: Walkersville Branch Library
Room: Fireplace
Age Group: Adult
Program Type: Education & Enjoyment
Event Details:
Got designer taste and a tight budget?  Come see how two experts, Charissa Beavers of Fetch Thrift, and Ellen Baker of Upcycle Vintage Home Decor, work their magic shopping, upcycling, and repurposing, transforming objects for your home.  T...
This event is in the "Adult" group.

Open Memory Lab

1:00pm - 4:00pm
Library Branch: Thurmont Regional Library
Room: Small Meeting Room
Age Group: Adult
Program Type: Computers & Technology
Event Details:
If you are new to the Memory Lab or would like to learn how to use the Memory Lab equipment, please join us during this Open Lab. Volunteers will be available to show you to use our equipment to convert your photos and analog home videos to digi...
This event is in the "Adult" group.
This event is in the "All Ages" group.
Library Branch: Urbana Regional Library
Age Group: Adult, All Ages
Program Type: History & Genealogy
Event Details:
Patrons of all ages are welcome to stop by the Urbana Regional Library and record their experiences as part of the Global Z Recording Project, Living and Dying with COVID-19: The Maryland Stories.  Tell the story of your experience during the...
This event is in the "Birth - 5" group.

Infant Storytime

10:00am - 10:30am
Library Branch: Walkersville Branch Library
Room: The Loft
Age Group: Birth - 5
Program Type: Recurring Storytime
Event Details:
Join us inside to explore songs, stories, and fun designed for our youngest audience and their caregivers! This program is intended for children 0-12 months and their families. ...
This event is in the "Birth - 5" group.

Baby Storytime

10:15am - 10:45am
Library Branch: Urbana Regional Library
Room: Anthony M. Natelli Community Room
Age Group: Birth - 5
Program Type: Recurring Storytime

Baby Storytime

Songs, stories, and play for babies and their grownups. Designed for ages 0-24 months with a caregiver.

This event is in the "Birth - 5" group.

Musical Storytime

10:15am - 10:45am
Library Branch: C. Burr Artz Public Library
Room: Community Room (CBA)
Age Group: Birth - 5
Program Type: Recurring Storytime

Musical Storytime

Music, movement, and stories for the whole family. Designed for ages 0 and up with a caregiver.

Disclaimer(s)

Sign Language Interpreter

If an american sign language (asl) interpreter is needed for an event, we ask that you contact us one week in advance to ensure that we can process this request. If you need to cancel this request, we ask that you give us one weeks' notice.
This event is in the "Birth - 5" group.

Baby Storytime

10:30am - 11:00am
Library Branch: Myersville Community Library
Room: Community Room (MY)
Age Group: Birth - 5
Program Type: Recurring Storytime
Event Details:
Songs, stories, and play for babies and their grownups. Designed for ages 0-24 months with a caregiver. ...
This event is in the "Birth - 5" group.

It Takes a Village

10:30am - 11:00am
Library Branch: Walkersville Branch Library
Room: Discovery Meadow
Age Group: Birth - 5
Program Type: Education & Enjoyment
Event Details:
Join us for a caregiver-led discussion and playgroup for tips and tricks to help navigate raising little ones.  ...
This event is in the "Birth - 5" group.

Language Learner Storytime

10:30am - 11:00am
Library Branch: Thurmont Regional Library
Room: Deck
Age Group: Birth - 5
Program Type: Education & Enjoyment, Recurring Storytime
Event Details:
Enjoy global languages through stories, songs and dances!  *We are not fluent in any global languages. We will be learning together!   ...
This event is in the "Birth - 5" group.

Baby Storytime

10:30am - 11:30am
Library Branch: Brunswick Branch Library
Room: Community Room (BR)
Age Group: Birth - 5
Program Type: Recurring Storytime
Event Details:
Songs, stories, and play for babies and their grownups.  Designed for ages 0-24 months with a caregiver.  Afterwards, we offer a baby playgroup for all to enjoy. ...
This event is in the "Birth - 5" group.

Instrument Petting Zoo

10:45am - 11:15am
Library Branch: C. Burr Artz Public Library
Room: Community Room (CBA)
Age Group: Birth - 5
Program Type: Education & Enjoyment
Event Details:
Inspired by Musical Storytime? Play with a variety of instruments from around the world and make some music of your own! Designed for ages 0 and up with a caregiver. Instrument Petting Zoos are offered the first Monday of each month following Mu...
This event is in the "Birth - 5" group.

Baby Storytime

11:00am - 11:30am
Library Branch: Walkersville Branch Library
Room: The Loft
Age Group: Birth - 5
Program Type: Recurring Storytime
Event Details:
Join us inside to explore songs, rhymes, and fun designed for our youngest audience and their caregivers. ...