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This event is in the "Kids & Tweens (6-12)" group.

STEM Challenge Kit - Earth Day (SMI)

All Day 4/1 - 4/22
Smithsburg Library
Program Type:
Science, Technology & Maker
Age Group:
Kids & Tweens (6-12)
Event Details:

Celebrate Earth Day and grow your own tomato plant and flower from seeds.

Library Branch: Smithsburg Library
Age Group: Kids & Tweens (6-12)
Program Type: Science, Technology & Maker
Event Details:
Celebrate Earth Day and grow your own tomato plant and flower from seeds. ...
This event is in the "Young Children (0-6)" group.
This event is in the "Kids & Tweens (6-12)" group.

Make and Take Craft Kit - Bug

All Day 4/1 - 4/26
Smithsburg Library
Program Type:
DIY, Arts & Crafts
Age Group:
Young Children (0-6), Kids & Tweens (6-12)
Event Details:

Make a foam bug to display in your room.  While supplies last.

Library Branch: Smithsburg Library
Age Group: Young Children (0-6), Kids & Tweens (6-12)
Program Type: DIY, Arts & Crafts
Event Details:
Make a foam bug to display in your room.  While supplies last. ...
This event is in the "Young Children (0-6)" group.
This event is in the "Kids & Tweens (6-12)" group.

Children's Take-and-Make: Tissue Paper Flowers (HAN)

All Day 4/1 - 4/30
Hancock Veterans Memorial Library
Program Type:
DIY, Arts & Crafts
Age Group:
Young Children (0-6), Kids & Tweens (6-12)
Event Details:

Celebrate spring with simple tissue paper flowers! Each kit will make two flowers. This take-and-make activity is for children through age 10. ONE KIT PER REGISTRATION. Please sign

Required
Library Branch: Hancock Veterans Memorial Library
Age Group: Young Children (0-6), Kids & Tweens (6-12)
Program Type: DIY, Arts & Crafts
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 28
Event Details:
Celebrate spring with simple tissue paper flowers! Each kit will make two flowers. This take-and-make activity is for children through age 10. ONE KIT PER REGISTRATION. Please sign up each child separately and indicate to which branch you would like ...
This event is in the "Young Children (0-6)" group.
This event is in the "Kids & Tweens (6-12)" group.
This event is in the "Teens & YA (13-18)" group.

Home School Enrichment: Book Club (HAG)

04/01/2024 @ 9:00am to 04/22/2024 @ 3:30pm
Alice Virginia & David W. Fletcher Branch
Program Type:
Books & Authors, Career & Lifelong Learning, Fun & Games
Age Group:
Young Children (0-6), Kids & Tweens (6-12), Teens & YA (13-18)
Event Details:

This Book Club is different than our regularly scheduled Home School Book Club. Register to pick up a Take Home Book Club packet for either "Charlotte's Web" (recommended for grade

Required
Library Branch: Alice Virginia & David W. Fletcher Branch
Age Group: Young Children (0-6), Kids & Tweens (6-12), Teens & YA (13-18)
Program Type: Books & Authors, Career & Lifelong Learning, Fun & Games
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 0
Event Details:
This Book Club is different than our regularly scheduled Home School Book Club. Register to pick up a Take Home Book Club packet for either "Charlotte's Web" (recommended for grades 1 through 4) or "Where the Mountain Meets the Moon" (recommended for...

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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 "Young Children (0-6)" group.
This event is in the "Kids & Tweens (6-12)" group.
This event is in the "Teens & YA (13-18)" group.

Take N Make: Foosball Soccer

04/15/2024 @ 8:15am to 04/20/2024 @ 8:00pm
Alice Virginia & David W. Fletcher Branch
Program Type:
DIY, Arts & Crafts, Science, Technology & Maker
Age Group:
Young Children (0-6), Kids & Tweens (6-12), Teens & YA (13-18)
STEM/STEAM Programming:

(Science, Technology, Engineering and Math/Science, Technology, Engineering, Arts and Math) themed programs during the school year.

Event Details:

Want to play soccer even when it's raining out? Register to pick up a kit to build your own mini foosball soccer stadium. Registration opens April 1. Ages 6 to 12. Pick up April 15

Required
Library Branch: Alice Virginia & David W. Fletcher Branch
Age Group: Young Children (0-6), Kids & Tweens (6-12), Teens & YA (13-18)
Program Type: DIY, Arts & Crafts, Science, Technology & Maker
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 9
Event Details:
(Science, Technology, Engineering and Math/Science, Technology, Engineering, Arts and Math) themed programs during the school year.
Want to play soccer even when it's raining out? Register to pick up a kit to build your own mini foosball soccer stadium. Registration opens April 1. Ages 6 to 12. Pick up April 15 to April 20th.  ...
This event is in the "Kids & Tweens (6-12)" group.
This event is in the "Teens & YA (13-18)" group.
This event is in the "Adults" group.

Cricut Maker Club (HAN)

Saturday, April 20, 2024 at 10:00am - 11:30am
Community Room - HAN at Hancock Veterans Memorial Library
Program Type:
DIY, Arts & Crafts, Science, Technology & Maker
Age Group:
Kids & Tweens (6-12), Teens & YA (13-18), Adults
Event Details:

If you've ever wanted to own a Cricut, or you have one and don't know where to start, or you are already a Cricut pro and want to share ideas, this program is for you! There will b

Required
Library Branch: Hancock Veterans Memorial Library
Room: Community Room - HAN
Age Group: Kids & Tweens (6-12), Teens & YA (13-18), Adults
Program Type: DIY, Arts & Crafts, Science, Technology & Maker
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 20
Event Details:
If you've ever wanted to own a Cricut, or you have one and don't know where to start, or you are already a Cricut pro and want to share ideas, this program is for you! There will be a Cricut Air II, Maker, Maker 3 and 2 Cricut Joys available for use ...

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.

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 "Teens & YA (13-18)" group.
This event is in the "Adults" group.

Alcohol Ink Tile Coasters

Saturday, April 20, 2024 at 11:00am - 12:00pm
Community Room - CLE at Clear Spring Branch
Program Type:
DIY, Arts & Crafts
Age Group:
Teens & YA (13-18), Adults
Event Details:

Learn the art of simple Japanese book binding to make journals and notebooks.

Required
Library Branch: Clear Spring Branch
Room: Community Room - CLE
Age Group: Teens & YA (13-18), Adults
Program Type: DIY, Arts & Crafts
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 4
Event Details:
Learn the art of simple Japanese book binding to make journals and notebooks. ...
This event is in the "Young Children (0-6)" group.
This event is in the "Kids & Tweens (6-12)" group.

Family Story Time - (BNS)

Saturday, April 20, 2024 at 11:00am - 12:00pm
Community Room - BNS at Boonsboro Free Library
Program Type:
Storytimes & Puppet shows
Age Group:
Young Children (0-6), Kids & Tweens (6-12)
Event Details:

Join Miss Yen for a fun Themed Family Storytime with stories and songs.

Library Branch: Boonsboro Free Library
Room: Community Room - BNS
Age Group: Young Children (0-6), Kids & Tweens (6-12)
Program Type: Storytimes & Puppet shows
Event Details:
Join Miss Yen for a fun Themed Family Storytime with stories and songs. ...

Disclaimer(s)

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 "Young Children (0-6)" group.

Little Explorers: Coffee Filter Butterflies

Saturday, April 20, 2024 at 11:00am - 12:00pm
Storytime Room - 227 at Alice Virginia & David W. Fletcher Branch
Program Type:
DIY, Arts & Crafts, Science, Technology & Maker
Age Group:
Young Children (0-6)
Event Details:

Join us for Little Explorers STEM featuring coffee filter butterflies on Saturday April 20th from 11am-12pm. Storytime and instruction begin promptly at 11am, but the room is open

Required
Library Branch: Alice Virginia & David W. Fletcher Branch
Room: Storytime Room - 227
Age Group: Young Children (0-6)
Program Type: DIY, Arts & Crafts, Science, Technology & Maker
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 9
Event Details:
Join us for Little Explorers STEM featuring coffee filter butterflies on Saturday April 20th from 11am-12pm. Storytime and instruction begin promptly at 11am, but the room is open to complete activities until 12pm. Registration required. Ages 3-5. Ho...

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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.

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 "Everyone" group.

Hagerstown Homesteaders

Saturday, April 20, 2024 at 11:00am - 12:30pm
Conference Room - 334 at Alice Virginia & David W. Fletcher Branch
Program Type:
DIY, Arts & Crafts, Gardening & Environment
Age Group:
Everyone
Event Details:

Welcome to the Hagerstown Homesteaders, a monthly Gardening Club.  This club will teach you how to lay out garden plots, start indoor seedlings, transplant and direct sow

Required
Library Branch: Alice Virginia & David W. Fletcher Branch
Room: Conference Room - 334
Age Group: Everyone
Program Type: DIY, Arts & Crafts, Gardening & Environment
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 0
Event Details:
Welcome to the Hagerstown Homesteaders, a monthly Gardening Club.  This club will teach you how to lay out garden plots, start indoor seedlings, transplant and direct sow seeds, garden maintenance, soil amendment, organic treatments for pes...
This event is in the "Everyone" group.

Keedysville SpringFest

Saturday, April 20, 2024 at 11:00am - 4:00pm
Keedysville Library
Program Type:
Gardening & Environment
Age Group:
Everyone
Event Details:

The Keedysville Green Team is having a SpringFest! The library will be open for a scavenger hunt during the event!! Come enjoy the library, learn about solar panels on the building

Library Branch: Keedysville Library
Age Group: Everyone
Program Type: Gardening & Environment
Event Details:
The Keedysville Green Team is having a SpringFest! The library will be open for a scavenger hunt during the event!! Come enjoy the library, learn about solar panels on the building and the EV charging station in the library lot, and enjoy the weather...
This event is in the "Young Children (0-6)" group.
This event is in the "Kids & Tweens (6-12)" group.

Caterpillar and Butterfly Storytime! (SMI)

Saturday, April 20, 2024 at 11:30am - 12:00pm
Community Room - SMI at Smithsburg Library
Program Type:
Storytimes & Puppet shows
Age Group:
Young Children (0-6), Kids & Tweens (6-12)
Event Details:

Learn about metamorphosis and enjoy double crafts.  Sign up online.

Required
Library Branch: Smithsburg Library
Room: Community Room - SMI
Age Group: Young Children (0-6), Kids & Tweens (6-12)
Program Type: Storytimes & Puppet shows
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 10
Event Details:
Learn about metamorphosis and enjoy double crafts.  Sign up online. ...
This event is in the "Everyone" group.

Family Craft Saturday: Spring Suncatcher (HAN)

Saturday, April 20, 2024 at 12:00pm - 2:00pm
Community Room - HAN at Hancock Veterans Memorial Library
Program Type:
DIY, Arts & Crafts
Age Group:
Everyone
Event Details:

Create a colorful and fun spring suncatcher! This craft is great for all ages, but might require some assistance from an adult for our younger patrons. ONE PERSON PER REGISTRATION.

Required
Library Branch: Hancock Veterans Memorial Library
Room: Community Room - HAN
Age Group: Everyone
Program Type: DIY, Arts & Crafts
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 32
Event Details:
Create a colorful and fun spring suncatcher! This craft is great for all ages, but might require some assistance from an adult for our younger patrons. ONE PERSON PER REGISTRATION. Please register each person individually. ...

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.

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 "Teens & YA (13-18)" group.

Teen Writers Workshop

Saturday, April 20, 2024 at 3:00pm - 4:00pm
Alice Virginia & David W. Fletcher Branch
Program Type:
Books & Authors, Career & Lifelong Learning
Age Group:
Teens & YA (13-18)
Event Details:

Come bring your writing to life through new prompts, styles, and genres! We will peer-edit, share ideas, and create!

Library Branch: Alice Virginia & David W. Fletcher Branch
Age Group: Teens & YA (13-18)
Program Type: Books & Authors, Career & Lifelong Learning
Event Details:
Come bring your writing to life through new prompts, styles, and genres! We will peer-edit, share ideas, and create! ...
This event is in the "Teens & YA (13-18)" group.

Teen Writers Workshop - Characters!!

Saturday, April 20, 2024 at 3:00pm - 4:00pm
Alice Virginia & David W. Fletcher Branch
Program Type:
Books & Authors, Career & Lifelong Learning
Age Group:
Teens & YA (13-18)
Event Details:

Come bring your writing to life through new prompts, styles, and genres! We will peer-edit, share ideas, and create! We will be discussing characters this month!

Library Branch: Alice Virginia & David W. Fletcher Branch
Age Group: Teens & YA (13-18)
Program Type: Books & Authors, Career & Lifelong Learning
Event Details:
Come bring your writing to life through new prompts, styles, and genres! We will peer-edit, share ideas, and create! We will be discussing characters this month! ...
This event is in the "Everyone" group.

Bookmobile Stop: Robin's Nest Daycare

Monday, April 22, 2024 at 8:30am - 8:45am
Bookmobile
Program Type:
Bookmobile Stop
Age Group:
Everyone
Event Details:

Bookmobile Stop. All are welcome!

Offsite Event
Library Branch: Bookmobile
Age Group: Everyone
Program Type: Bookmobile Stop
Event Details:
Bookmobile Stop. All are welcome! ...
This event is in the "Everyone" group.

Bookmobile Stop: Heidi Cermeno Daycare

Monday, April 22, 2024 at 9:15am - 9:30am
Bookmobile
Program Type:
Bookmobile Stop
Age Group:
Everyone
Event Details:

Bookmobile Stop. All are welcome!

Offsite Event
Library Branch: Bookmobile
Age Group: Everyone
Program Type: Bookmobile Stop
Event Details:
Bookmobile Stop. All are welcome! ...
This event is in the "Everyone" group.

Bookmobile Stop: Fun & Learning Center

Monday, April 22, 2024 at 9:30am - 10:00am
Bookmobile
Program Type:
Bookmobile Stop
Age Group:
Everyone
Event Details:

Bookmobile Stop. All are welcome!

Offsite Event
Library Branch: Bookmobile
Age Group: Everyone
Program Type: Bookmobile Stop
Event Details:
Bookmobile Stop. All are welcome! ...
This event is in the "Everyone" group.

Bookmobile Stop: Ritchey's Totlot Child Care Center

Monday, April 22, 2024 at 10:30am - 11:00am
Bookmobile
Program Type:
Bookmobile Stop
Age Group:
Everyone
Event Details:

Bookmobile Stop. All are welcome!

Offsite Event
Library Branch: Bookmobile
Age Group: Everyone
Program Type: Bookmobile Stop
Event Details:
Bookmobile Stop. All are welcome! ...
This event is in the "Young Children (0-6)" group.

Toddler Time (WIL) (Ages 18-36months)

Monday, April 22, 2024 at 11:00am - 11:30am
Community Room - WIL at Williamsport Memorial Library
Program Type:
DIY, Arts & Crafts, Storytimes & Puppet shows, Fun & Games
Age Group:
Young Children (0-6)
Event Details:

Sing, dance, and learn together at Toddler Time. A small craft activity will be provided after story time. All ages are welcome! This program will take place in the  Willia

Library Branch: Williamsport Memorial Library
Room: Community Room - WIL
Age Group: Young Children (0-6)
Program Type: DIY, Arts & Crafts, Storytimes & Puppet shows, Fun & Games
Event Details:
Sing, dance, and learn together at Toddler Time. A small craft activity will be provided after story time. All ages are welcome! This program will take place in the  Williamsport Memorial Library 104 E. Potomac Street Williamsport,MD  ...

Disclaimer(s)

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 "Young Children (0-6)" group.
This event is in the "Kids & Tweens (6-12)" group.
This event is in the "Teens & YA (13-18)" group.

Home School Enrichment: Owl Pellets (HAG)

Monday, April 22, 2024 at 2:00pm - 3:00pm
Combined Community Room 308/309 at Alice Virginia & David W. Fletcher Branch
Program Type:
Gardening & Environment, Science, Technology & Maker
Age Group:
Young Children (0-6), Kids & Tweens (6-12), Teens & YA (13-18)
Event Details:

Join us on April 22nd from 2-3:00 in the Fletcher Branch Community Room on the 3rd floor for our Homeschool Enrichment Class with Washington County 4-H Extension presenting Owl Pel

Required
Library Branch: Alice Virginia & David W. Fletcher Branch
Room: Combined Community Room 308/309
Age Group: Young Children (0-6), Kids & Tweens (6-12), Teens & YA (13-18)
Program Type: Gardening & Environment, Science, Technology & Maker
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 0
Event Details:
Join us on April 22nd from 2-3:00 in the Fletcher Branch Community Room on the 3rd floor for our Homeschool Enrichment Class with Washington County 4-H Extension presenting Owl Pellet Dissection! This is a hands-on lab, so be prepared to get your han...

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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.

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Some Library programs are presented by independent business people. Washington County Free Library does not endorse their services or theories, nor shall the library be liable for any action taken as a result of information from these programs.
This event is in the "Teens & YA (13-18)" group.

Homeschool Hangout for Teens!

Monday, April 22, 2024 at 2:00pm - 4:00pm
YA Meeting Room 212 at Alice Virginia & David W. Fletcher Branch
Program Type:
Fun & Games
Age Group:
Teens & YA (13-18)
Event Details:

The Teen Lounge is OPEN for homeschoolers aged 13-19 looking to make friends with other homeschoolers.  This is unstructured time--we have board and card games, foosball, colo

Library Branch: Alice Virginia & David W. Fletcher Branch
Room: YA Meeting Room 212
Age Group: Teens & YA (13-18)
Program Type: Fun & Games
Event Details:
The Teen Lounge is OPEN for homeschoolers aged 13-19 looking to make friends with other homeschoolers.  This is unstructured time--we have board and card games, foosball, coloring pages and more!   ...
This event is in the "Teens & YA (13-18)" group.

Earth Day Seed Bomb Take-and-Make

Monday, April 22, 2024 at 2:00pm - 7:00pm
YA Meeting Room 212 at Alice Virginia & David W. Fletcher Branch
Program Type:
Gardening & Environment
Age Group:
Teens & YA (13-18)
Event Details:

It's Earth Day! Sign up here to reserve a Take-and-make seed bomb to grow wildflowers.  Stop by the desk in the Teens Section between 2:00 and 7:00 to pick up your package.&nb

Required
Library Branch: Alice Virginia & David W. Fletcher Branch
Room: YA Meeting Room 212
Age Group: Teens & YA (13-18)
Program Type: Gardening & Environment
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 133
Event Details:
It's Earth Day! Sign up here to reserve a Take-and-make seed bomb to grow wildflowers.  Stop by the desk in the Teens Section between 2:00 and 7:00 to pick up your package.  Maryland Master Gardener Bailey Ragno will be here between 3:00 an...
This event is in the "Everyone" group.

Bookmobile Stop: South Pointe @ Hunters Woods Dr

Monday, April 22, 2024 at 2:15pm - 2:45pm
Bookmobile
Program Type:
Bookmobile Stop
Age Group:
Everyone
Event Details:

Bookmobile Stop. All are welcome!

Offsite Event
Library Branch: Bookmobile
Age Group: Everyone
Program Type: Bookmobile Stop
Event Details:
Bookmobile Stop. All are welcome! ...