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This event is in the "Everyone" group.
Library Branch: Clear Spring Branch
Age Group: Everyone
Program Type: DIY, Arts & Crafts
Event Details:
Make someone's holiday season brighter! Bring in greeting cards for residents at Homewood Retirement Center. Cards can be homemade or store-bought. We will also have cards at the front desk for you to sign. We will be collecting them through December...
This event is in the "Everyone" group.

Holiday Cards for Veterans

All Day 11/30 - 12/11
Library Branch: Alice Virginia & David W. Fletcher Branch
Age Group: Everyone
Program Type: DIY, Arts & Crafts
Event Details:
The Children's Department is collecting holiday cards for the veterans at the VA Medical Center in Martinsburg until December 11, 2021.  We are asking you to help make the season a little brighter for those not able to spend the holidays at...
This event is in the "Children" group.
This event is in the "Everyone" group.
Library Branch: Clear Spring Branch
Age Group: Children, Everyone
Program Type: DIY, Arts & Crafts
Event Details:
Help us decorate our tree. Grab a take-and-make bag to go and bring back the finished product to hang on our tree. For ages 3 and up. ...
This event is in the "Adults" group.
This event is in the "Everyone" group.
Registration
Library Branch: Alice Virginia & David W. Fletcher Branch
Age Group: Adults, Everyone
Program Type: DIY, Arts & Crafts
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 23
Event Details:
Add some personalization to your gifts this year with these hand-made mason jar lid gift tags! Registration opens December 6th and kits must be picked up within a week of registration.  ...
This event is in the "Children" group.

Elementary Christmas Crafts Take and Make: Week 2

12/06/2021 @ 10:00am - 12/10/2021 @ 5:00pm
Registration
Library Branch: Alice Virginia & David W. Fletcher Branch
Age Group: Children
Program Type: DIY, Arts & Crafts
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 0
Event Details:
The holidays are definitely here!  Kids will enjoy getting in the Christmas spirit with this Take and Make Craft.  Register today!   ...
This event is in the "Children" group.
Registration
Library Branch: Alice Virginia & David W. Fletcher Branch
Age Group: Children
Program Type: DIY, Arts & Crafts
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 1
Event Details:
For the first three weeks of December, the Children's Department at the Hagerstown library is offering take and make craft kits to pick up.  A different craft will be available each week.  One will be for pre-schoolers ages 3-5 and the...
This event is in the "Children" group.

Afternoon STEAM: Make a Light Up Holiday Card!

12/06/2021 @ 10:00am - 12/10/2021 @ 6:00pm
Registration
Library Branch: Alice Virginia & David W. Fletcher Branch
Age Group: Children
Program Type: DIY, Arts & Crafts, Science, Technology & Maker
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 0
Event Details:
Reserve your Take & Make Light-up Holiday Card!  Kids ages 7-11 are invited to  make a paper circuit holiday card with LED lights, copper tape and battery and more.   Click on the attachment to choose your card and sign up tod...
This event is in the "Everyone" group.
Library Branch: Bookmobile
Age Group: Everyone
Program Type: Bookmobile Stop
Event Details:
The Bookmobile will be at the following school stop. All patrons are welcome to visit the Bookmobile at any of its stops.   8:30 AM - 11:30 AM: Fountain Rock Elementary School @  17145 Lappans Rd, Hagerstown, MD 21740 ...
This event is in the "Children" group.
Registration
Library Branch: Boonsboro Free Library
Room: Community Room - BNS
Age Group: Children
Program Type: Science, Technology & Maker, Storytimes & Puppet shows
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 8
Event Details:
For Ages 2-6 This special STEM themed Storytime will include and experiment with ice. Bundle up and have some fun playing with Ice. This event will be outdoors as weather permits.  To attend in-person, indoor programs at this time, face...

Disclaimer(s)

Accessibility

The library makes every effort to ensure our programs can be enjoyed by all. If you have any concerns about accessibility or need to request specific accommodations, please contact the library. Please inform us of special needs two weeks prior to the program.

Accompanying Adults

This program is designed for children and accompanying adults. Please plan to attend and be engaged with your child for this program. Drop offs will not be permitted.

Mask Requirement

To attend in-person library programs at this time, face coverings must be worn completely over the nose and mouth by all attendees ages 2 and up for the duration of the event. Masks will be available upon request.

This event is in the "Adults" group.

Tech Tuesday

1:00pm - 2:00pm
Library Branch: Alice Virginia & David W. Fletcher Branch
Room: Computer Lab 315
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: Career & Lifelong Learning, Science, Technology & Maker
Event Details:
A librarian will be available for drop-in appointments to help with computer questions, technology advice, and more. ...

Disclaimer(s)

Mask Requirement

To attend in-person library programs at this time, face coverings must be worn completely over the nose and mouth by all attendees ages 2 and up for the duration of the event. Masks will be available upon request.

This event is in the "Everyone" group.
Library Branch: Bookmobile
Age Group: Everyone
Program Type: Bookmobile Stop
Event Details:
The Bookmobile will be at the following community stop. All patrons are welcome to visit the Bookmobile at any of its stops.   1:30 PM - 2:30 PM: Homewood Retirement Complex @ 16505 Virginia Ave, Williamsport ...
This event is in the "Adults" group.
This event is in the "Teens" group.
Library Branch: Sharpsburg Library
Age Group: Adults, Teens
Program Type: DIY, Arts & Crafts
Event Details:
Pick up supplies, while they last, to make this cute Christmas Book Craft!  ...
This event is in the "Everyone" group.
Library Branch: Bookmobile
Age Group: Everyone
Program Type: Bookmobile Stop
Event Details:
The Bookmobile will be at the following community stop. All patrons are welcome to visit the Bookmobile at any of its stops.   2:45 PM - 3:30 PM: Lexington Ave, Hagerstown ...
This event is in the "Everyone" group.
Library Branch: Alice Virginia & David W. Fletcher Branch
Age Group: Everyone
Program Type: DIY, Arts & Crafts
Event Details:
The Children's Department is collecting holiday cards for the veterans at the VA Medical Center in Martinsburg until December 11, 2021.  We are asking you to help make the season a little brighter for those not able to spend the holidays at...
This event is in the "Adults" group.
This event is in the "Teens" group.
Library Branch: Smithsburg Library
Age Group: Adults, Teens
Program Type: DIY, Arts & Crafts
Event Details:
Turn a pinecone into a Christmas tree and display it in your home.  For teens and adults while supplies last.  Craft requires a hot glue gun let staff know if you need to borrow one.  Stop by the library to pick up a kit. ...
This event is in the "Children" group.
Library Branch: Smithsburg Library
Age Group: Children
Program Type: Science, Technology & Maker
Event Details:
Santa's sleigh broke down! Construct a parachute with basket that will help him land safely and gently on the ground. For school aged children. Call for a kit. ...
This event is in the "Everyone" group.
Library Branch: Bookmobile
Age Group: Everyone
Program Type: Bookmobile Stop
Event Details:
The Bookmobile will be at the following school stop. All patrons are welcome to visit the Bookmobile at any of its stops.   8:45 AM - 11:30 AM: Broadfording Christian Academy @ 13535 Broadfording Church Rd, Hagerstown, MD 21740 ...
This event is in the "Babies" group.

Infant Story Time (SMI)

11:00am - 11:30am
Library Branch: Smithsburg Library
Room: Children's Room SMI
Age Group: Babies
Program Type: Storytimes & Puppet shows
Event Details:
Babies ages 6 - 18 months and their caregiver will enjoy books, fingerplays, songs, and rhymes under the guidance of a librarian.  Please join us! ...

Disclaimer(s)

Mask Requirement

To attend in-person library programs at this time, face coverings must be worn completely over the nose and mouth by all attendees ages 2 and up for the duration of the event. Masks will be available upon request.

This event is in the "Children" group.
Registration
Library Branch: Williamsport Memorial Library
Room: Community Room - WIL
Age Group: Children
Program Type: Storytimes & Puppet shows
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 19
Event Details:
Books, music, and educational activities! Registration and face coverings (for ages 2+) required for all in-person programs. Register online or call the Williamsport Memorial Library at 301-223-7027. ...
This event is in the "Children" group.

Preschool Story Time (HAN)

11:30am - 12:30pm
Registration
Library Branch: Hancock Veterans Memorial Library
Room: Community Room - HAN
Age Group: Children
Program Type: Storytimes & Puppet shows
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 15
Event Details:
Story time for children ages 3-5.
Preschoolers and their families are invited to join Ms. Pam for stories, movement activities and a take-home craft!  Reservations are required. Please not mask requirements. ...

Disclaimer(s)

Accessibility

The library makes every effort to ensure our programs can be enjoyed by all. If you have any concerns about accessibility or need to request specific accommodations, please contact the library. Please inform us of special needs two weeks prior to the program.

Accompanying Adults

This program is designed for children and accompanying adults. Please plan to attend and be engaged with your child for this program. Drop offs will not be permitted.

Mask Requirement

To attend in-person library programs at this time, face coverings must be worn completely over the nose and mouth by all attendees ages 2 and up for the duration of the event. Masks will be available upon request.

Photographs/Videography

Programs, events and classes may be photographed or videotaped for library promotional purposes. Your participation in programs signifies your permission for us to use any photos that we take of you. Please speak to a librarian at the event if you would prefer your photo not be taken.
This event is in the "Adults" group.
This event is in the "Teens" group.
Library Branch: Sharpsburg Library
Age Group: Adults, Teens
Program Type: DIY, Arts & Crafts
Event Details:
Pick up supplies, while they last, to make this cute Christmas Book Craft!  ...
This event is in the "Adults" group.
This event is in the "Teens" group.

Winter Spice Club (SHA)

1:30pm - 6:30pm
Library Branch: Sharpsburg Library
Age Group: Adults, Teens
Program Type: Cultural Heritage & Genealogy
Event Details:
Each month  pick up while supplies last:  *Your sample of the spice of the month, December: Cardamom  *History and info about the spice *Recipes including the spice Check out WCFL database A to Z World Food for more info an...
This event is in the "Children" group.
This event is in the "Teens" group.
Registration
Library Branch: Alice Virginia & David W. Fletcher Branch
Room: Community Room 2 - 309
Age Group: Children, Teens
Program Type: DIY, Arts & Crafts, Health & Wellness
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 0
Event Details:
Join us to make some tasty  treats!   We'll be making Reindeer Hot Chocolate and Holiday Reindeer Chow.  Once finished, kids will be able to take these snacks with them to enjoy at home!  Masks will be required for this indoo...

Disclaimer(s)

Food Allergies

We cannot guarantee that food served at this program has not come into contact with tree nuts, soy, or other allergens.

Photographs/Videography

Programs, events and classes may be photographed or videotaped for library promotional purposes. Your participation in programs signifies your permission for us to use any photos that we take of you. Please speak to a librarian at the event if you would prefer your photo not be taken.