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This event is in the "Children" group.
Library Branch: Smithsburg Library
Age Group: Children
Program Type: Science, Technology & Maker
Event Details:
Can you build the tallest tower? This is a group homeschool activity or for school aged children.  While supplies last. ...
This event is in the "Adults" group.

Writers Group (SMI)

10:30am - 12:00pm
Library Branch: Smithsburg Library
Room: Quiet Room - SMI
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: Books & Authors
Event Details:
Join this fun and informal group of fellow writers to share writing, feedback, and ideas.   ...

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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.

Saturday Story Time (SMI)

11:30am - 12:00pm
Registration
Library Branch: Smithsburg Library
Room: Children's Room SMI
Age Group: Children
Program Type: Storytimes & Puppet shows
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 10
Event Details:
Join us in the children's room for books, song, flannelgraph stories 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.

Branches:
Alice Virginia & David W. Fletcher Branch, Boonsboro Free Library, Clear Spring Branch, Hancock Veterans Memorial Library, Keedysville Library, Sharpsburg Library, Smithsburg Library, Williamsport Memorial Library, Bookmobile, Off Site
Description:
The Washington County Free Library and its Branches will be closed on Monday, October 11th in observance of  Columbus Day. We will re-open at our regular time on Tuesday. ...
This event is in the "Everyone" group.
Library Branch: Smithsburg Library
Age Group: Everyone
Program Type: DIY, Arts & Crafts
Event Details:
Pick up your inspiration tile, and create an enlarged version using any medium you choose.  Return your artwork by October 31st and everyone's tiles will be assembled to reveal a unique community-created piece of art inspired by a famous paintin...
This event is in the "Children" group.
Library Branch: Smithsburg Library
Age Group: Children
Program Type: Science, Technology & Maker
Event Details:
Can you build the tallest tower? This is a group homeschool activity or for school aged children.  While supplies last. ...
This event is in the "Children" group.

Family Storytime (BNS)

11:00am - 12:00pm
Registration
Library Branch: Boonsboro Free Library
Room: Community Room - BNS
Age Group: Children
Program Type: Storytimes & Puppet shows
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 48
Event Details:
Come Join us for an Outdoor Storytime in front of the Boonsboro Library as weather permits. If we need to come inside due to rain/cold, only the first 8 families registered will be permitted due to distancing constraints. Thank you for understanding....

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 Reference Librarian will be available in the computer lab for drop-in appointments to help with computer questions, technology advice, and more. ...
This event is in the "Adults" group.

Adult Book Club (HAN)

5:00pm - 6:00pm
Library Branch: Hancock Veterans Memorial Library
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: Books & Authors
Event Details:
A book discussion group for adults. Books are chosen each month by Book Club members. New members welcome! ...

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.
This event is in the "Adults" group.
This event is in the "Teens" group.
Registration
Library Branch: Alice Virginia & David W. Fletcher Branch
Room: Conference Room - 334
Age Group: Adults, Teens
Program Type: Books & Authors
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 10
Event Details:
Join Adult and Young Adult Services for the second meeting of the Intergenerational Graphic Novel Club as we read and discuss Frank Herbert's Graphic Novel adaptation of Dune the month before the release of the new movie! ...

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 "Adults" group.
This event is in the "Teens" group.
Registration
Library Branch: Boonsboro Free Library
Room: Community Room - BNS
Age Group: Adults, Teens
Program Type: Movies, Music & Culture
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 12
Event Details:
Join us for a Movie Night, showing Here Today Rated PG-13; 1 hr 57 min; 2021 Please Register to attend. This is a masked event and as such will not be providing refreshments. ...

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.

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: Smithsburg Library
Age Group: Everyone
Program Type: DIY, Arts & Crafts
Event Details:
Pick up your inspiration tile, and create an enlarged version using any medium you choose.  Return your artwork by October 31st and everyone's tiles will be assembled to reveal a unique community-created piece of art inspired by a famous paintin...
This event is in the "Children" group.
Library Branch: Smithsburg Library
Age Group: Children
Program Type: Science, Technology & Maker
Event Details:
Can you build the tallest tower? This is a group homeschool activity or for school aged children.  While supplies last. ...
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.
Library Branch: Virtual Event - Systemwide
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: Career & Lifelong Learning, Science, Technology & Maker
Event Details:
During this workshop, we will be viewing the livestream recording, "Design Thinking for Entrepreneurs". Description: Discover how to create a collaborative environment where everyone is responsible for design. You will go through design challen...
This event is in the "Adults" group.
This event is in the "Teens" group.
Registration
Library Branch: Sharpsburg Library
Age Group: Adults, Teens
Program Type: Movies, Music & Culture
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 10
Event Details:
Cruella is rated PG-13 ...

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: Smithsburg Library
Age Group: Everyone
Program Type: DIY, Arts & Crafts
Event Details:
Pick up your inspiration tile, and create an enlarged version using any medium you choose.  Return your artwork by October 31st and everyone's tiles will be assembled to reveal a unique community-created piece of art inspired by a famous paintin...
This event is in the "Children" group.
Library Branch: Smithsburg Library
Age Group: Children
Program Type: Science, Technology & Maker
Event Details:
Can you build the tallest tower? This is a group homeschool activity or for school aged children.  While supplies last. ...
This event is in the "Children" group.

Online Toddler Time (SMI)

11:00am - 11:30pm
Registration
Library Branch: Smithsburg Library
Room: Virtual Event - Smithsburg
Age Group: Children
Program Type: Storytimes & Puppet shows
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 9
Event Details:
Join us for an interactive Online Toddler Time!  This will be a 4 week video program starting October 7th, posted on Thursdays to our Smithburg branch Facebook page.  Every session will build off the previous one, but once each video is pos...
This event is in the "Children" group.
Library Branch: Sharpsburg Library
Room: Offsite Sharpsburg
Age Group: Children
Program Type: Storytimes & Puppet shows
Event Details:
Meet at the Sharpsburg Park!  Local author,  Dale Fitzgerald will read from her book, The Bunny Berry Tales.  Books will be available for purchase and signing.   ...

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.