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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: 11
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 "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 Salem Elementary @ 1323 Salem Ave, Hagerstown ...
This event is in the "Babies" group.

Virtual Toddler Time

11:00am - 11:30am
Registration
Library Branch: Virtual Event - Systemwide
Age Group: Babies
Program Type: Storytimes & Puppet shows
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 48
Event Details:
Join one of your favorite WCFL Children's Librarians for an interactive, virtual storytime for children ages 1-3. When you register, you will receive a Zoom link for the program.  You must register for each storytime individually.&n...
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 AM  Noland Village Community Center @ Noland Dr, Hagerstown ...
This event is in the "Children" group.
Library Branch: Smithsburg Library
Age Group: Children
Program Type: Summer Reading Club
Event Details:
Drop in during this time period to create a knight mask, sword, and button.  Then mount a stick horse to complete an obstacle course and search for some gems.  Everything will be provided while supplies last.  Sign up for the Summer Re...
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 Sue's Daycare @ 17358 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. 9:30 AM - 9:45 AM Beginnings Daycare @ 40 Mt Vernon Dr, Keedysville ...
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. 10:15 AM - 10:30 AM Samples Manor Church @ 2128 Harpers Ferry Rd, Sharpsburg ...
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: 0
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.
Library Branch: Off Site
Age Group: Children
Program Type: Storytimes & Puppet shows
Event Details:
Have you missed storytimes, us too! Come join us at the park for books, songs, off key singing, laughs and more at this children’s all ages storytime. Meet at Shafer Park in Pavilion #1 ...

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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.

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: 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. 1:45 PM - 2:00 PM Spickler Road, 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. 2:15 PM - 2:45 PM Shinham Rd, 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. 3:00 PM - 3:15 PM Broadfording Church Rd, Hagerstown ...
This event is in the "Adults" group.

Adult Book Club (SMI)

5:00pm - 6:00pm
Library Branch: Smithsburg Library
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: Books & Authors
Event Details:
Join us for the monthly book club discussion.  The club currently meets in the Gazebo in Veterans park.  You must bring a chair.  Call us for the title we are reading. ...
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...

Disclaimer(s)

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.