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 "Birth - 5" group.

Inside Storytime

10:30am - 11:00am
Library Branch: Myersville Community Library
Room: Community Room (MY)
Age Group: Birth - 5
Program Type: Recurring Storytime
Event Details:
Enjoy stories, fingerplays, rhymes, and more! Designed for kids ages 0-5 with their caregivers. ...
This event is in the "Birth - 5" group.

Preschool Storytime

10:30am - 11:00am
Library Branch: Brunswick Branch Library
Room: Community Room (BR)
Age Group: Birth - 5
Program Type: Recurring Storytime
Event Details:
Songs, stories, and fun for preschoolers and their grownups. Designed for ages 3-5 with a caregiver. ...
This event is in the "Birth - 5" group.

Toddler Storytime

10:30am - 11:00am
Library Branch: Thurmont Regional Library
Room: Community Room (TRL)
Age Group: Birth - 5
Program Type: Education & Enjoyment, Recurring Storytime
Event Details:
Designed with beginning mobility in mind, join us for movement, songs, stories and more that will guide caregivers toward early learning and literacy for toddlers ...
This event is in the "Birth - 5" group.

Family Storytime (Ages 0+)

11:00am - 11:30am
Library Branch: Middletown Branch Library
Room: Inside Library (MD)
Age Group: Birth - 5
Program Type: Recurring Storytime
Event Details:
Songs, stories, and fun for the whole family. Designed for ages 0 & up with a caregiver. ...
This event is in the "Birth - 5" group.

Adventures in STEAM

11:00am - 11:45am
Library Branch: Walkersville Branch Library
Room: Yard - Walkersville
Age Group: Birth - 5
Program Type: STEM
Event Details:
Preschoolers and their caregivers will learn all about the world of science, technology, engineering, art, and mathematics with a variety of hands-on activities. ...
This event is in the "Birth - 5" group.
Library Branch: Brunswick Branch Library
Room: Community Room (BR)
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 "Adult" group.
Library Branch: Middletown Branch Library
Room: Inside Library (MD)
Age Group: Adult
Event Details:
Lindsey from the Maryland Center for Brain Health takes us on a deep dive into the relationship between hormones and our brains. Topics discussed will include:  - Why hormones are the key to an aging brain - Common myths and misconcep...
This event is in the "Adult" group.
Library Branch: Walkersville Branch Library
Room: Fireplace
Age Group: Adult
Program Type: Education & Enjoyment
Event Details:
Enjoy a hands on musical instrument experience with Music and Arts at the library.  This program is designed specifically for adults with intellectual disabilities and their service provider or caregiver. ...
This event is in the "Birth - 5" group.

Stories & STEAM

1:15pm - 2:00pm
Library Branch: C. Burr Artz Public Library
Room: Programming Room (CBA)
Age Group: Birth - 5
Program Type: STEM
Event Details:
Connecting stories with concepts in Science, Technology, Engineering and Math creates a hands-on learning experience for preschoolers at the library. Be prepared to jump in and connect with your child during this program. ...
This event is in the "Elementary" group.
Library Branch: Myersville Community Library
Room: Community Room (MY)
Age Group: Elementary
Program Type: Education & Enjoyment, Make & Create, STEM
Event Details:
Discover and explore the world around you through science, math, technology, history, art, and literature. Designed for kids in grades K-5. ...
This event is in the "Elementary" group.
Library Branch: Urbana Regional Library
Room: Anthony M. Natelli Community Room
Age Group: Elementary
Program Type: Education & Enjoyment
Event Details:
Let's create! We'll learn and be inspired by the great children’s book illustrators by looking at their art and discussing how it brings their stories to life. Children will create an illustration inspired by our featured artist that they can take ho...
This event is in the "Birth - 5" group.

Family Storytime

6:00pm - 6:30pm
Library Branch: Walkersville Branch Library
Room: Yard - Walkersville
Age Group: Birth - 5
Program Type: Recurring Storytime
Event Details:
Wear your pajamas and unwind with us indoors with songs, stories, and fun for the whole family. ...
Library Branch: Urbana Regional Library
Room: Anthony M. Natelli Community Room
Program Type: Recurring Storytime
Event Details:
Join us in the Urbana Library Plaza for music, movement, and stories for the whole family. Designed for ages 0 and up with a caregiver. In the event of bad weather, this storytime will take place in the Natelli Community Room on the ground floor of t...
This event is in the "Birth - 5" group.
This event is in the "Elementary" group.

Starlight Storytime

6:30pm - 7:00pm
Library Branch: C. Burr Artz Public Library
Room: Programming Room (CBA)
Age Group: Birth - 5, Elementary
Program Type: Recurring Storytime
Event Details:
Join us for bedtime themed songs and stories--pajamas are welcome! ...
This event is in the "Adult" group.

FCPL Board of Trustees

7:00pm - 9:00pm
Library Branch: C. Burr Artz Public Library
Room: Community Room (CBA)
Age Group: Adult
Program Type: Board of Trustees
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.

Preschool Storytime

10:15am - 10:45am
Library Branch: Urbana Regional Library
Room: Anthony M. Natelli Community Room
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.
This event is in the "Birth - 5" group.

Toddler Storytime

10:15am - 10:45am
Library Branch: C. Burr Artz Public Library
Room: Community Room (CBA)
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.

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.

Outdoor Musical Storytime

10:30am - 11:00am
Library Branch: Brunswick Branch Library
Room: Outside Library (BR)
Age Group: Birth - 5
Program Type: Recurring Storytime
Event Details:
Join us for stories, songs, rhymes, and more! For ages 0-5 with a caregiver. ...
This event is in the "Birth - 5" group.
Library Branch: Myersville Community Library
Room: Yard - Myersville
Age Group: Birth - 5
Program Type: Recurring Storytime
Event Details:
Join us for an outside family storytime. Enjoy stories, songs, fingerplays, rhymes, and more! Ages 0-5. Consider bringing a blanket for sitting on the ground. Storytime will move inside in the event of bad weather. ...
This event is in the "Birth - 5" group.

Outdoor Preschool Storytime

11:00am - 11:30am
Library Branch: Walkersville Branch Library
Room: Yard - Walkersville
Age Group: Birth - 5
Program Type: Recurring Storytime
Event Details:
We've taken storytime outside where preschoolers and their caregivers will learn early literacy skills with fun songs, story telling, movement, and more. Don't forget a blanket for sitting on the ground. ...
This event is in the "Birth - 5" group.
Library Branch: Middletown Branch Library
Room: Inside Library (MD)
Age Group: Birth - 5
Program Type: Recurring Storytime
Event Details:
Songs, stories, and fun for preschoolers and their grownups. Designed for ages 3-5 with a caregiver. ...
This event is in the "Birth - 5" group.
This event is in the "Elementary" group.
Library Branch: Thurmont Regional Library
Room: Community Room (TRL)
Age Group: Birth - 5, Elementary
Program Type: Education & Enjoyment
Event Details:
Learn about body boundaries with Heiress, the service dog from the Child Advocacy Center. Through stories, experts will help kids know their own body, understand how to recognize inappropriate touch, speak up if body boundaries have been crossed, and...