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This event is in the "Adults" group.
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Library Branch: Alice Virginia & David W. Fletcher Branch
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: DIY, Arts & Crafts
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 10
Event Details:
*Kits registered after June 5 will be ready for pick-up beginning June 16, thank you for your understanding!* Bring a pop of color to your home with these beautiful flowers that will never wilt! Pick up the supplies you need for this simple craft ...
This event is in the "Adults" group.
Registration
Library Branch: Alice Virginia & David W. Fletcher Branch
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: DIY, Arts & Crafts, Gardening & Environment
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 0
Event Details:
*Registration opens 6/1* Attract beautiful butterflies to your yard with this DIY Butterfly Feeder! Everything you need is in our new Nature Take kit. *Limit one kit per family* ...
This event is in the "Adults" group.
This event is in the "Babies" group.
This event is in the "Children" group.
This event is in the "Everyone" group.
This event is in the "Teens" group.

Pet Photo Contest

06/07/2021 @ 8:00am - 06/30/2021 @ 9:00pm
Library Branch: Alice Virginia & David W. Fletcher Branch
Age Group: Adults, Babies, Children, Everyone, Teens
Program Type: Summer Reading Club
Event Details:
Washington County Free Library is celebrating our 2021 "Tails and Tales" Summer Reading Club with a FURriffic contest! Beginning on June 7, enter a photo of you or a loved one reading with a pet and you can win a prize! Photos may be dropped off at t...
This event is in the "Children" group.
Registration
Library Branch: Boonsboro Free Library
Room: Children's Room BNS
Age Group: Children
Program Type: Science, Technology & Maker, Summer Reading Club
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 3
Event Details:
Paleontology is the study of ancient life on Earth as based on fossils of plants and animals. In this program, Mrs. Bono from Washington County Public Schools will lead a multi-day "Science in the Library" program about paleontology. ...
This event is in the "Children" group.
Registration
Library Branch: Sharpsburg Library
Age Group: Children
Program Type: Science, Technology & Maker, Summer Reading Club
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 2
Event Details:
Paleontology is the study of ancient life on Earth as based on fossils of plants and animals. In this program, Mrs. Bono from Washington County Public Schools will lead a multi-day "Science in the Library" program about paleontology. ...
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. 9:00 AM - 9:30 AM Kid's Club @ 5 Campus Ave, Boonsboro ...
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. 10:00 AM - 10:30 AM Sharpsburg Elementary @ 17525 Shepherdstown Pike, Sharpsburg ...
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. 11:30 AM - 12:00 PM  Cortland Apartments @ 12806 Little Elliott Dr, Hagerstown ...
This event is in the "Babies" group.
This event is in the "Children" group.

Family Story Time

11:30am - 12:30pm
Library Branch: Hancock Veterans Memorial Library
Room: Offsite Hancock
Age Group: Babies, Children
Program Type: Storytimes & Puppet shows
Event Details:
Story Times are back in Hancock! Come join Ms. Pam for our outside Family Story Time! There will be books, movement activities, music, and a take-and-make craft!  All ages are welcome! Reservations are NOT required, but are appreciated so that w...

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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.
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. 2:15 PM - 3:00 PM Boteler Rd, Brownsville ...
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. 9:00 AM - 9:15 AM Calvary Kids @ 12340 National Pike, Clear Spring ...
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. 9:30 AM - 10:15 AM Little Jack's Corner @ 16107 Elliott Pkwy, Williamsport ...
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. 11:00 AM - 11:30 AM Kinder Haven @ 35 W Potomac St, Williamsport ...
This event is in the "Children" group.
Library Branch: Alice Virginia & David W. Fletcher Branch
Age Group: Children
Program Type: Storytimes & Puppet shows, Fun & Games
Event Details:
Join us Friday mornings for Pre-School Storytime in a pre-recorded storytime by one of your favorite WCFL librarians.  The storytime video will appear at 6:00 PM on our Facebook page at Kids at Washington County Free Library and other branch pag...
This event is in the "Babies" group.
Library Branch: Off Site
Age Group: Babies
Program Type: Storytimes & Puppet shows
Event Details:
Baby Lapsit: Thursdays 11am @ Shafer Park Pavilion #1  Had a baby in the last 18 months? Would you like to meet other parents and enjoy a few books and baby bounce rhymes/songs. Join us at this special storytime meant for wee ones. Older sibl...

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 "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. 11:10 AM - 11:30 AM Rehobeth Learning Center @ 16829 Lappans Rd, Williamsport ...
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:
Join us Thursday, June 24 at noon for the live-streamed Digital Partner Series event, Create YouTube Videos That Attract New Customers! Please click here to register via Grow with Google. Video is one of the most powerful tools that small busin...
This event is in the "Children" group.

Story Time (SHA)

3:30pm - 4:15pm
Library Branch: Sharpsburg Library
Age Group: Children
Program Type: Storytimes & Puppet shows
Event Details:
Will be held at the Sharpsburg Park under the pavilion on High Street.  Join Ms. Carrie for themed stories, poems, songs and fun information about whales!   ...
This event is in the "Children" group.
Library Branch: Alice Virginia & David W. Fletcher Branch
Age Group: Children
Program Type: Storytimes & Puppet shows, Fun & Games
Event Details:
Join us Thursday nights for Stories by Starlight in a pre-recorded storytime by one of your favorite WCFL librarians.  The storytime video will appear at 6:00 PM on our Facebook page at Kids at Washington County Free Library and other branch pag...
This event is in the "Adults" group.
This event is in the "Teens" group.
Library Branch: Virtual Event - Systemwide
Age Group: Adults, Teens
Program Type: Books & Authors, Storytimes & Puppet shows
Event Details:
It's time for a new Chapter! Get ready to fall in love with Jane Austen's timeless classic, "Pride & Prejudice". When outspoken Elizabeth Bennett meets aloof Mr. Darcy, sparks fly - is true love strong enough to overcome his pride and h...
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. 9:45 AM - 10:15 AM Bright Beginnings Daycare @ 216 N Cleveland Ave, Hagerstown ...
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. 10:30 AM - 11:00 AM Little Blessings Daycare @ Magma Ct, Hagerstown ...
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. 11:00 AM - 11:30 AM Hagers Crossing Community Center @ 12608 Sedgwick Way, Hagerstown ...
This event is in the "Children" group.
Library Branch: Alice Virginia & David W. Fletcher Branch
Age Group: Children
Program Type: Storytimes & Puppet shows, Fun & Games
Event Details:
Join us Friday mornings for Pre-School Storytime in a pre-recorded storytime by one of your favorite WCFL librarians.  The storytime video will appear at 6:00 PM on our Facebook page at Kids at Washington County Free Library and other branch pag...