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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.
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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
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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.
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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 "Children" group.
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Library Branch: Williamsport Memorial Library
Room: Offsite Williamsport
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.
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Library Branch: Hancock Veterans Memorial Library
Age Group: Children
Program Type: Science, Technology & Maker, Summer Reading Club
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 7
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.
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Library Branch: Virtual Event - Systemwide
Age Group: Everyone
Program Type: Science, Technology & Maker, Summer Reading Club
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 0
Event Details:
This program is part of our 2021 Summer Reading Club, "Tails and Tales." Registration is required so that we may send you the Zoom link.  The presenter's description is below: This year's summer reading theme could not be more fitting for ...
This event is in the "Everyone" group.
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Library Branch: Boonsboro Free Library
Room: Offsite Boonsboro
Age Group: Everyone
Program Type: Storytimes & Puppet shows, Summer Reading Club
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: Unlimited
Event Details:
Come join the fun! Authentic Community Theatre brings you a free, interactive performance based on our Summer Reading Club theme, "Tales and Tails." This performance will be held at Shafer Park in Boonsboro. ...
This event is in the "Everyone" group.
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Library Branch: Keedysville Library
Room: Offsite Keedysville
Age Group: Everyone
Program Type: Storytimes & Puppet shows, Summer Reading Club
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: Unlimited
Event Details:
Come join the fun! Authentic Community Theatre brings you a free, interactive performance based on our Summer Reading Club theme, "Tales and Tails." This performance will be held at Taylor Park in Keedysville. ...
This event is in the "Everyone" group.
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Library Branch: Clear Spring Branch
Room: Offsite Clear Spring
Age Group: Everyone
Program Type: Storytimes & Puppet shows, Summer Reading Club
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: Unlimited
Event Details:
Come join the fun! Authentic Community Theatre brings you a free, interactive performance based on our Summer Reading Club theme, "Tales and Tails." This performance will be held at Clear Spring Park in Clear Spring. ...
This event is in the "Everyone" group.
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Library Branch: Smithsburg Library
Room: Offsite Smithsburg
Age Group: Everyone
Program Type: Storytimes & Puppet shows, Summer Reading Club
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: Unlimited
Event Details:
Come join the fun! Authentic Community Theatre brings you a free, interactive performance based on our Summer Reading Club theme, "Tales and Tails." This performance will be held at Veterans Park in Smithsburg. ...
This event is in the "Everyone" group.
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Library Branch: Sharpsburg Library
Room: Offsite Sharpsburg
Age Group: Everyone
Program Type: Storytimes & Puppet shows, Summer Reading Club
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: Unlimited
Event Details:
Come join the fun! Authentic Community Theatre brings you a free, interactive performance based on our Summer Reading Club theme, "Tales and Tails." This performance will be held at Sharpsburg Park in Sharpsburg. ...
This event is in the "Everyone" group.
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Library Branch: Alice Virginia & David W. Fletcher Branch
Room: Offsite Hagerstown
Age Group: Everyone
Program Type: Storytimes & Puppet shows, Summer Reading Club
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: Unlimited
Event Details:
Come join the fun! Authentic Community Theatre brings you a free, interactive performance based on our Summer Reading Club theme, "Tales and Tails." This performance will be held at the City Park Bandshell in downtown Hagerstown. ...
This event is in the "Everyone" group.
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Library Branch: Williamsport Memorial Library
Room: Offsite Williamsport
Age Group: Everyone
Program Type: Storytimes & Puppet shows, Summer Reading Club
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: Unlimited
Event Details:
Come join the fun! Authentic Community Theatre brings you a free, interactive performance based on our Summer Reading Club theme, "Tales and Tails." This performance will be held at Byron Memorial Park in Williamsport. ...
This event is in the "Children" group.
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Library Branch: Boonsboro Free Library
Room: Offsite Boonsboro
Age Group: Children
Program Type: Books & Authors, Summer Reading Club
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 3
Event Details:
You can be an author!  During this multi-day workshop, local author Sue James will guide you in publishing a book and learning valuable lessons along the way. This is a multi-day program with the following schedule: Tuesday, July...
This event is in the "Everyone" group.
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Library Branch: Hancock Veterans Memorial Library
Room: Offsite Hancock
Age Group: Everyone
Program Type: Storytimes & Puppet shows, Summer Reading Club
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: Unlimited
Event Details:
Come join the fun! Authentic Community Theatre brings you a free, interactive performance based on our Summer Reading Club theme, "Tales and Tails." This performance will be held at Widmyer Park in Hancock. ...
This event is in the "Children" group.
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Library Branch: Williamsport Memorial Library
Room: Offsite Williamsport
Age Group: Children
Program Type: Books & Authors, Summer Reading Club
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 12
Event Details:
You can be an author!  During this multi-day workshop, local author Sue James will guide you in publishing a book and learning valuable lessons along the way. This is a multi-day program with the following schedule: Tuesday, July...
This event is in the "Adults" group.
This event is in the "Everyone" group.
This event is in the "Teens" group.

Zoom Pet Showcase

7:00pm - 8:00pm
Library Branch: Alice Virginia & David W. Fletcher Branch
Room: Virtual Event - Fletcher Library
Age Group: Adults, Everyone, Teens
Program Type: Summer Reading Club
Event Details:
In the spirit of this year's Summer Reading Club theme, Tails and Tales, WCFL is hosting a Zoom Pet Showcase. Hop on and introduce us to your furry (or feathery, or scaly) friend! Show off tricks, tell stories, share pet tips- it's up ...
This event is in the "Children" group.
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Library Branch: Sharpsburg Library
Age Group: Children
Program Type: Books & Authors, Summer Reading Club
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 11
Event Details:
Heidi Vertrees, the author of the new children's book "Victor Survives Being a Kid," will meet readers at this event and lead some take-home activities.  The location is Sharpsburg Park under the pavilion on High Street. It is intende...
This event is in the "Adults" group.
This event is in the "Teens" group.
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Library Branch: Virtual Event - Systemwide
Age Group: Adults, Teens
Program Type: DIY, Arts & Crafts, Summer Reading Club
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 90
Event Details:
Join award-winning cartoonist and humorous illustrator Rick Stromoski and learn to draw a variety of our furry, hoofed, and feathered friends in this FUN and INTERACTIVE virtual program! Budding cartoonists ages 8 to 18 are invited to Zo...
This event is in the "Everyone" group.
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Library Branch: Off Site
Age Group: Everyone
Program Type: Storytimes & Puppet shows, Summer Reading Club
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: Unlimited
Event Details:
Join us and the WCFL Players for a Puppet Show and Reader's Theater and a lot of Summer Reading Club Fun. Please register. ...

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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.

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.
Registration
Library Branch: Alice Virginia & David W. Fletcher Branch
Room: Conference Room - 334
Age Group: Children
Program Type: Movies, Music & Culture, Summer Reading Club
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 12
Event Details:
Is your child Interested in exploring another language and its culture?  If so then they are welcome to join us for our in-person Foreign Language and Culture 3 Day Mini Camp:  French.  Kids grades 3 through 6 will have a awesome ...
This event is in the "Everyone" group.
Registration
Library Branch: Virtual Event - Systemwide
Age Group: Everyone
Program Type: Science, Technology & Maker, Summer Reading Club
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 18
Event Details:
This program is part of our 2021 Summer Reading Club, "Tails and Tales." Registration is required so that we may send you the Zoom link.  The presenter's description is below: This year's summer reading theme could not be more fitting for ...
This event is in the "Children" group.
Registration
Library Branch: Alice Virginia & David W. Fletcher Branch
Room: Conference Room - 334
Age Group: Children
Program Type: Movies, Music & Culture, Summer Reading Club
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 12
Event Details:
Is your child Interested in exploring another language and its culture?  If so then they are welcome to join us for our in-person Foreign Language and Culture 3 Day Mini Camp:  French.  Kids grades 3 through 6 will have a awesome ...
This event is in the "Children" group.
Registration
Library Branch: Alice Virginia & David W. Fletcher Branch
Room: Conference Room - 334
Age Group: Children
Program Type: Movies, Music & Culture, Summer Reading Club
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 12
Event Details:
Is your child Interested in exploring another language and its culture?  If so then they are welcome to join us for our in-person Foreign Language and Culture 3 Day Mini Camp:  French.  Kids grades 3 through 6 will have a awesome ...