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This event is in the "Adults" group.

Writer's Group (SMI)

April 11, 2020
10:15am - 12:00pm
Cancelled
Library Branch: Smithsburg Library
Room: Quiet Room - SMI
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: Books & Authors
Event Details:
Bring a piece of writing you would like to share and receive feedback from fellow writers. ...
This event is in the "Adults" group.

The Reading Hour

April 13, 2020
10:30am - 11:30am
Cancelled
Registration
Library Branch: Alice Virginia & David W. Fletcher Branch
Room: Conference Room - 334
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: Books & Authors
Event Details:
Need a quiet time to read, journal or just decompress? Join us in Conference Room 334 every Monday morning beginning February 3rd for The Reading Hour! Light refreshments will occasionally be provided. This program is designed for adults and will ...
This event is in the "Children" group.

American Girl Book Club (BNS)

April 13, 2020
6:00pm - 6:45pm
Cancelled
Registration
Library Branch: Boonsboro Free Library
Room: Community Room - BNS
Age Group: Children
Program Type: Books & Authors
Event Details:
Join us for the American Girl Book Club reading a different book every month to learn about American History in different eras through the lives of girls. Copies of the Books will be available at the club meeting or reserved at the front desk and ...

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.

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.
This event is in the "Adults" group.

Adult Book Club (HAN)

April 14, 2020
5:00pm - 6:00pm
Cancelled
Library Branch: Alice Virginia & David W. Fletcher Branch
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 "Children" group.

Cancelled: Middle School Bookclub

April 15, 2020
3:30pm - 4:30pm
Cancelled
Library Branch: Alice Virginia & David W. Fletcher Branch
Room: Storytime Room - 227
Age Group: Children
Program Type: Books & Authors
Event Details:
Join our middle school bookclub as it meets on the 3rd Wednesday of the month at 3:30 PM.  Ask at the Children's Desk about obtaining a copy of the month's book.  For grades 5-8.  ...
This event is in the "Adults" group.

The Reading Hour

April 20, 2020
10:30am - 11:30am
Cancelled
Registration
Library Branch: Alice Virginia & David W. Fletcher Branch
Room: Conference Room - 334
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: Books & Authors
Event Details:
Need a quiet time to read, journal or just decompress? Join us in Conference Room 334 every Monday morning beginning February 3rd for The Reading Hour! Light refreshments will occasionally be provided. This program is designed for adults and will ...
This event is in the "Adults" group.

Afternoon Book Club (BNS)

April 21, 2020
3:00pm - 4:00pm
Cancelled
Library Branch: Boonsboro Free Library
Room: Community Room - BNS
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: Books & Authors
Event Details:
The Afternoon Book Club meets once a month to discuss a new title. For April the ABC will be dicussing Flight Behavior by Barbara Kingsolver,  a brilliant and suspenseful novel set in present day Appalachia; a breathtaking parable o...

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 "Adults" group.

Fletcher Book Club

April 21, 2020
6:00pm - 8:00pm
Cancelled
Registration
Library Branch: Alice Virginia & David W. Fletcher Branch
Room: Study Room 3 - 333
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: Books & Authors
Event Details:
This new book club will meet every month to discuss a different title. Please pick up copies of the monthly book at the 3rd Floor Reference Desk (starting the week of March 29). Space is limited to 10 registrant, registration is required. April...
This event is in the "Children" group.
This event is in the "Everyone" group.
This event is in the "Teens" group.

Homeschool Club Day! Book Club and Coding Club (HAN)

April 22, 2020
2:00pm - 3:00pm
Cancelled
Library Branch: Hancock Veterans Memorial Library
Room: Community Room - HAN
Age Group: Children, Everyone, Teens
Program Type: Books & Authors, Science, Technology & Maker, Storytimes & Puppet shows, Fun & Games
Event Details:
Join other area homeschoolers our monthly Homeschool Club Day. Choose from Homeschool Book Club and Coding Club. Homeschoolers of all ages are invited to participate. All activities are geared toward elementary age and up, but there will be a guided ...

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 "Adults" group.

Writer's Group (SMI)

April 25, 2020
10:15am - 12:00pm
Library Branch: Smithsburg Library
Room: Quiet Room - SMI
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: Books & Authors
Event Details:
Bring a piece of writing you would like to share and receive feedback from fellow writers. ...
This event is in the "Adults" group.

The Reading Hour

April 27, 2020
10:30am - 11:30am
Cancelled
Registration
Library Branch: Alice Virginia & David W. Fletcher Branch
Room: Conference Room - 334
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: Books & Authors
Event Details:
Need a quiet time to read, journal or just decompress? Join us in Conference Room 334 every Monday morning beginning February 3rd for The Reading Hour! Light refreshments will occasionally be provided. This program is designed for adults and will ...
This event is in the "Children" group.

READ to a Dog (BNS)

April 27, 2020
5:30pm - 6:30pm
Library Branch: Boonsboro Free Library
Room: Community Room - BNS
Age Group: Children
Program Type: Books & Authors
Event Details:
Reading Education Assistance Dogs (READ) are ready for children who want to practice their reading skills with a Certified Therapy Dog.  Call the Branch to sign up for a time slot. ...
This event is in the "Adults" group.

Organize Your Life Book Club

April 27, 2020
6:00pm - 8:00pm
Registration
Library Branch: Alice Virginia & David W. Fletcher Branch
Room: Conference Room - 334
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: Books & Authors
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 10
Event Details:
Want to get your life together but you just don't know where to start? Us too! There are so many books out there that can help you organize your life and sometimes you just need a little encouragement. Our new Organize Your Life Book Club, can be tha...
This event is in the "Adults" group.

Adult Book Club (SMI)

April 28, 2020
5:00pm - 6:00pm
Library Branch: Smithsburg Library
Room: Community Room - SMI
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: Books & Authors
Event Details:
Book to be discussed is selected by the group.  Call to see what we are reading and have a copy reserved for you. The title we are discussing this month is Chilbury Ladies' Choir by Jennifer Ryan ...
This event is in the "Everyone" group.

Free Comic Book Day (SHA)

May 2, 2020
9:30am - 1:00pm
Library Branch: Sharpsburg Library
Age Group: Everyone
Program Type: Books & Authors
Event Details:
Pick up your free comic book and discover the amazing world of comics!      ...
This event is in the "Adults" group.

Adult Book Share (SHA)

May 6, 2020
10:00am - 11:30am
Library Branch: Sharpsburg Library
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: Books & Authors
Event Details:
Join us and share your current favorite book!   ...
This event is in the "Adults" group.

Adult Book Discussion (CLE)

May 6, 2020
11:15am - 12:15pm
Library Branch: Clear Spring Branch
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: Books & Authors
Event Details:
Join us for a lively discussion and light refreshments. ...
This event is in the "Adults" group.

Book Club

May 7, 2020
5:30pm - 6:30pm
Library Branch: Williamsport Memorial Library
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: Books & Authors
Event Details:
Stop by the library ahead of our meeting to check out the upcoming book titles. ...
This event is in the "Adults" group.

Writer's Group (SMI)

May 9, 2020
10:15am - 12:00pm
Library Branch: Smithsburg Library
Room: Quiet Room - SMI
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: Books & Authors
Event Details:
Bring a piece of writing you would like to share and receive feedback from fellow writers. ...
This event is in the "Children" group.

American Girl Book Club (BNS)

May 11, 2020
6:00pm - 6:45pm
Registration
Library Branch: Boonsboro Free Library
Room: Community Room - BNS
Age Group: Children
Program Type: Books & Authors
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 10
Event Details:
Join us for the American Girl Book Club reading a different book every month to learn about American History in different eras through the lives of girls. Copies of the Books will be available at the club meeting or reserved at the front desk and ...

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.

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.
This event is in the "Adults" group.

Adult Book Club (HAN)

May 12, 2020
5:00pm - 6:00pm
Library Branch: Alice Virginia & David W. Fletcher Branch
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.

Cookbook Club

May 12, 2020
6:00pm - 8:00pm
Registration
Library Branch: Alice Virginia & David W. Fletcher Branch
Room: Combined Community Room 308/309
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: Books & Authors
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 20
Event Details:
Every other month, the Cookbook Club meets to discuss cookbooks we’ve chosen around a common theme.  We’ll share dishes we’ve made from our cookbooks, and choose the theme for the next meeting.  All are welcome, however, we ask that thos...

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.
This event is in the "Children" group.
This event is in the "Teens" group.

Homeschool Day at the Library (HAN)

May 13, 2020
2:00pm - 3:00pm
Library Branch: Hancock Veterans Memorial Library
Room: Community Room - HAN
Age Group: Children, Teens
Program Type: Books & Authors, Career & Lifelong Learning, Cultural Heritage & Genealogy, DIY, Arts & Crafts, Gardening & Environment, Health & Wellness, Science, Technology & Maker, Storytimes & Puppet shows, Fun & Games
Event Details:
Join other area homeschoolers in a different enrichment activity each month. See Main Street for upcoming activities. All activities are geared toward elementary age and up, but there will be a guided activity for younger siblings as well.   ...
This event is in the "Adults" group.

Afternoon Book Club (BNS)

May 19, 2020
3:00pm - 4:00pm
Library Branch: Boonsboro Free Library
Room: Community Room - BNS
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: Books & Authors
Event Details:
The Afternoon Book Club meets once a month to discuss a new title.   ...

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 "Children" group.

Middle School Bookclub

May 20, 2020
3:30pm - 4:30pm
Library Branch: Alice Virginia & David W. Fletcher Branch
Room: Storytime Room - 227
Age Group: Children
Program Type: Books & Authors
Event Details:
Join our middle school bookclub as it meets on the 3rd Wednesday of the month at 3:30 PM.  Ask at the Children's Desk about obtaining a copy of the month's book.  For grades 5-8.  ...
This event is in the "Adults" group.

50 Book Challenge

May 21, 2020
7:00pm - 9:00pm
Library Branch: Alice Virginia & David W. Fletcher Branch
Room: Western Maryland Room
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: Books & Authors
Event Details:
Can YOU read 50 books in a year? Try it! Join our book group for adults and enjoy fun activities, get new book recommendations, and converse with fellow book lovers to help motivate you to reach a goal of reading 50 books in a 12-month period. Dro...

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.

Writer's Group (SMI)

May 23, 2020
10:15am - 12:00pm
Library Branch: Smithsburg Library
Room: Quiet Room - SMI
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: Books & Authors
Event Details:
Bring a piece of writing you would like to share and receive feedback from fellow writers. ...