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 "Adult" group.
Library Branch: Brunswick Branch Library
Room: Community Room (BR)
Age Group: Adult
Program Type: Books & Authors
Event Details:
Join author Susan Higginbotham as she delves into her latest novel "John Brown's Women." This library presentation coincides with the anniversary of John Brown's October raid on Harper's Ferry 163 years ago the same week.   "As the Unite...
Branches:
Brunswick Branch Library, C. Burr Artz Public Library, Community Bookmobile, Early Start Bookmobile, Edward F. Fry Memorial Library at Point of Rocks, Emmitsburg Branch Library, Middletown Branch Library, Myersville Community Library, Thurmont Regional Library, Urbana Regional Library, Walkersville Branch Library, Off Site
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.

Open Memory Lab

10:00am - 4:00pm
Library Branch: Urbana Regional Library
Room: Anthony M. Natelli Community Room
Age Group: Adult
Program Type: History & Genealogy
Event Details:
Use our equipment to convert your photos and analog home videos to digital formats you can share and enjoy today! Lab volunteers will be available to help. Formats accepted: mini DV tapes, VHS tapes, VHS-C tapes, photos, slides, and negatives. Bring ...
This event is in the "Birth - 5" group.

Preschool Storytime

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

Preschool Storytime

Songs, stories, and fun for preschoolers and their grownups. Designed for ages 3-5 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.
Library Branch: Urbana Regional Library
Room: Children's Department (UR)
Age Group: Birth - 5
Program Type: Recurring Storytime
Event Details:
Enjoy music, movement, stories, and more in the World Market play area of the Urbana Regional Library! Designed for ages 0 and up with a caregiver. ...
This event is in the "Birth - 5" group.

Toddler Storytime

10:30am - 11:00am
Library Branch: Brunswick Branch Library
Room: Community Room (BR)
Age Group: Birth - 5
Program Type: Recurring Storytime
Event Details:
Join us for stories, songs, rhymes, and more!  Designed for toddlers and their caregivers. ...
This event is in the "Birth - 5" group.

Baby Storytime

10:30am - 11:30am
Library Branch: Thurmont Regional Library
Room: Community Room (TRL)
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 "stay and play" for all to enjoy. ...
This event is in the "Birth - 5" group.

Family Storytime

11:00am - 11:30am
Library Branch: Emmitsburg Branch Library
Room: Community Room (EM)
Age Group: Birth - 5
Program Type: Recurring Storytime
Event Details:
Enjoy music, stories and more. ...
This event is in the "Birth - 5" group.

Firefighter Storytime

11:00am - 11:30am
Library Branch: Edward F. Fry Memorial Library at Point of Rocks
Room: Small Room
Age Group: Birth - 5
Program Type: Recurring Storytime
Event Details:
We're turning storytime up to 11! Come explore books and stories through music, movement, and plenty of dancing to kid-friendly tunes. Geared for children ages 0-5. Siblings welcome! ...
This event is in the "Birth - 5" group.

Outdoor Toddler Storytime

11:00am - 11:30am
Library Branch: Walkersville Branch Library
Room: Yard - Walkersville
Age Group: Birth - 5
Program Type: Recurring Storytime
Event Details:
Bring a blanket and your wiggles for songs, stories, and fun for toddlers and their grownups. ...
This event is in the "Birth - 5" group.
Library Branch: C. Burr Artz Public Library
Room: Programming Room (CBA)
Age Group: Birth - 5
Program Type: Education & Enjoyment
Event Details:
Enjoy a variety of activities to help develop the skills needed for school. Designed for ages 3-5 with a caregiver. ...
This event is in the "Birth - 5" group.

Toddler Storytime (Age 2)

11:00am - 12:00pm
Library Branch: Middletown Branch Library
Room: Inside Library (MD)
Age Group: Birth - 5
Program Type: Recurring Storytime
Event Details:
Songs, stories, and fun for toddlers and their grownups. Designed for 2 year olds with a caregiver. ...
This event is in the "Birth - 5" group.

Toddler Skills

11:30am - 12:00pm
Library Branch: Walkersville Branch Library
Room: Yard - Walkersville
Age Group: Birth - 5
Program Type: Education & Enjoyment
Event Details:
Introducing toddlers and their caregivers to a variety of preschool-readiness skills including fine motor development, social emotional skills, and early literacy activities. ...
This event is in the "Elementary" group.
Library Branch: Thurmont Regional Library
Room: Deck
Age Group: Elementary
Program Type: Education & Enjoyment, Homeschool
Event Details:
Do you like history? Do you like learning about magical creatures and where they come? Have you ever wanted a magical creature of your own? Join us as we explore the history and the magical beasts, based off of The Fantastic Beasts and Where to Fi...
This event is in the "Teen" group.

Outdoor Teen STEAM

3:30pm - 4:30pm
Library Branch: Walkersville Branch Library
Room: Yard - Walkersville
Age Group: Teen
Program Type: Education & Enjoyment, STEM
Event Details:
Join us on the lawn to explore, create, and experiment with STEAM activities! ...
This event is in the "Teen" group.

Teen Time: Spooky Snacks

3:30pm - 4:30pm
Library Branch: Middletown Branch Library
Age Group: Teen
Program Type: Education & Enjoyment, Make & Create
Event Details:
Teens in grades 6-12 are invited to join us for our weekly Teen programming! Try your hand at creating some delightfully spooky snacks! ...
This event is in the "Elementary" group.

Elementary Explorers

4:00pm - 5:00pm
Library Branch: C. Burr Artz Public Library
Room: Community Room (CBA)
Age Group: Elementary
Program Type: Make & Create, STEM
Event Details:
Expand your horizons, make friends and more as we explore Science, Technology, Engineering, Art and Math with hands-on afterschool activities! Elementary Explorers takes place every Tuesday afternoon at 4pm. ...

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.

Special Note Regarding Children's Programs

Any food/beverage offered may contain ingredients which may cause allergic reaction, i.e., wheat, nuts, soy, etc. Parents/guardians, please be advised that it is solely your responsibility to ensure the welfare of the children in your care and your option to allow/disallow the products offered. Registration for this event acknowledges that you have read and understand this caution.
This event is in the "Elementary" group.
Library Branch: Brunswick Branch Library
Room: Community Room (BR)
Age Group: Elementary
Program Type: Education & Enjoyment, Make & Create
Event Details:
Learn all about the man who created Crayola crayons and make your own special piece of crayon art. Designed for children in grades K-5. ...
This event is in the "Teen" group.
Library Branch: Middletown Branch Library
Room: Inside Library (MD)
Age Group: Teen
Program Type: Education & Enjoyment
Event Details:
Teens in grades 6-12 are invited to join the Middletown Library Teen Advisory Board! There will be a monthly meeting every second Tuesday of the month at 6:30pm for teens to help the library plan and produce teen programs and special events among oth...
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.
Library Branch: C. Burr Artz Public Library
Room: Carroll Creek Linear Park Amphitheater
Age Group: Birth - 5
Program Type: Recurring Storytime, Special Storytime, STEM
Event Details:
Join us at the Carroll Creek Amphitheater for Family storytime presented in partnership with Downtown Frederick Partnership. This will be a special storytime featuring Eddie the Pig!  Eddie will be wearing his favorite costume and you can too.&n...
This event is in the "Birth - 5" group.

Toddler Storytime

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

Toddler Storytime

Songs, stories, and fun for toddlers and their grownups. Designed for 2 year olds with a caregiver.