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This event is in the "Adults" group.
This event is in the "Teens" group.
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Library Branch: Alice Virginia & David W. Fletcher Branch
Age Group: Adults, Teens
Program Type: DIY, Arts & Crafts, Fun & Games
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 3
Event Details:
Did you love our first Murder Mystery kit? By popular request, we doing another one! Be sure to check it out this September and solve the mystery! ...
This event is in the "Adults" group.
This event is in the "Everyone" group.
Registration
Library Branch: Alice Virginia & David W. Fletcher Branch
Age Group: Adults, Everyone
Program Type: DIY, Arts & Crafts
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 1
Event Details:
Create your very own colorful butterfly sun catcher with this kit! Each kit includes a pre-cut butterfly template and multicolor tissue papers to decorate your butterfly. ...
This event is in the "Adults" group.
Library Branch: Alice Virginia & David W. Fletcher Branch
Room: Virtual Event - Fletcher Library
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: Business, Government & Legal
Event Details:
In law, “expungement” is the process by which a record of criminal conviction is destroyed or sealed from state or federal record. An expungement order directs the court to treat the criminal conviction as if it had never occurred, essentially removi...

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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 "Children" group.

Saturday Story Time (SMI)

11:30am - 12:00pm
Registration
Library Branch: Smithsburg Library
Room: Children's Room SMI
Age Group: Children
Program Type: Storytimes & Puppet shows
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 8
Event Details:
Join us in the children's room for books, song, flannelgraph stories and more. ...

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Mask Requirement

To attend in-person library programs at this time, face coverings must be worn completely over the nose and mouth by all attendees ages 2 and up for the duration of the event. Masks will be available upon request.

This event is in the "Children" group.
Library Branch: Smithsburg Library
Age Group: Children
Program Type: Cultural Heritage & Genealogy, Science, Technology & Maker
Event Details:
While supplies last in September a STEM kit will be available to explore genealogy and create a family tree.  For school age children. ...
This event is in the "Children" group.
This event is in the "Teens" group.
Registration
Library Branch: Alice Virginia & David W. Fletcher Branch
Room: Storytime Room - 227
Age Group: Children, Teens
Program Type: Science, Technology & Maker
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 11
Event Details:
It's Tween Crafts: Yarn and Washi Tape Wrapped Letters!  You may pick up a kit the week of September 20tih and do this activity at home OR join us on Tuesday, September 21st at 4:00 PM in the Children's Department to craft together!  We wou...

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Mask Requirement

To attend in-person library programs at this time, face coverings must be worn completely over the nose and mouth by all attendees ages 2 and up for the duration of the event. Masks will be available upon request.

This event is in the "Babies" group.
This event is in the "Children" group.
Library Branch: Williamsport Memorial Library
Room: Community Room - WIL
Age Group: Babies, Children
Program Type: Storytimes & Puppet shows
Event Details:
Sing, dance, and learn together!  ...
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: 50
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...

Debbie Wareham

11:00am - 12:15pm
Library Branch: Alice Virginia & David W. Fletcher Branch
Room: Study Room 1 - 331
Purpose of Meeting
meet ...
This event is in the "Children" group.
Library Branch: Williamsport Memorial Library
Room: Community Room - WIL
Age Group: Children
Program Type: Science, Technology & Maker
Event Details:
Welcome to our Makerspace!  Join us after school every Monday for fun, hands-on exploration of science, technology, engineering, and mathematics concepts! ...
This event is in the "Children" group.

Family Storytime (BNS)

11:00am - 12:00pm
Registration
Library Branch: Boonsboro Free Library
Room: Community Room - BNS
Age Group: Children
Program Type: Storytimes & Puppet shows
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 47
Event Details:
Children's Storytime ...
This event is in the "Adults" group.
Registration
Library Branch: Virtual Event - Systemwide
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: Career & Lifelong Learning, Science, Technology & Maker
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 50
Event Details:
Join us for this live-streamed Grow with Google workshop. In this workshop you will learn about the new Google Project Management Certificate available through the Grow with Google program. Imagine yourself as a project manager — planning, organiz...
This event is in the "Adults" group.

Tech Tuesdays

1:00pm - 2:00pm
Library Branch: Alice Virginia & David W. Fletcher Branch
Room: Computer Lab 315
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: Science, Technology & Maker
Event Details:
A Reference Librarian will be available in the Computer Lab for drop-in appointments to help with computer questions, technology advice, and more. ...

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Mask Requirement

To attend in-person library programs at this time, face coverings must be worn completely over the nose and mouth by all attendees ages 2 and up for the duration of the event. Masks will be available upon request.

This event is in the "Adults" group.
This event is in the "Teens" group.
Library Branch: Sharpsburg Library
Age Group: Adults, Teens
Program Type: DIY, Arts & Crafts
Event Details:
Pick up supplies for a ornamental gourd tea light while they last!  ...
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. 2:30 PM - 3:00 PM Summerland Manor @ 190 Sunbrook Lane, Hagerstown ...
This event is in the "Teens" group.

Homeschool Academy

2:30pm - 4:00pm
Registration
Library Branch: Alice Virginia & David W. Fletcher Branch
Room: Conference Room - 334
Age Group: Teens
Program Type: Career & Lifelong Learning
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 21
Event Details:
Homeschool Academy is an opportunity for Homeschool families to learn about library services and resources available to enhance and extend learning.  Mr. Jay from the Young Adult Department will give a presentation, followed by an opportunity fo...
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. 3:10 PM - 3:45 PM Park View Apartments @ Lynnehaven Dr, Hagerstown ...
This event is in the "Adults" group.
Registration
Library Branch: Smithsburg Library
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: Cultural Heritage & Genealogy
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 14
Event Details:
Drawing from her own family lore and family history, Fanny Crawford will present an evening of storytelling on Tuesday, September 21 at the Smithsburg Library.  Sponsored by the Smithsburg Historical Society, the storytelling will begin at 7:00 ...

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Mask Requirement

To attend in-person library programs at this time, face coverings must be worn completely over the nose and mouth by all attendees ages 2 and up for the duration of the event. Masks will be available upon request.

This event is in the "Adults" group.
Library Branch: Alice Virginia & David W. Fletcher Branch
Room: Virtual Event - Fletcher Library
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: Business, Government & Legal
Event Details:
Employment scams were already the #1 riskiest scam in both 2018 and 2019, according to Better Business Bureau’s Risk Index report. During 2020, the growth of this dangerous breeding ground skyrocketed, largely due to the influx in work-from-home scam...

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Views of Presenters

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 "Children" group.
Library Branch: Williamsport Memorial Library
Room: Community Room - WIL
Age Group: Children
Program Type: Science, Technology & Maker
Event Details:
Welcome to our Makerspace! Join us every Wednesday after Preschool Storytime for educational play focused on STEM concepts. ...
This event is in the "Children" group.

Preschool Story Time (HAN)

11:30am - 12:30pm
Registration
Library Branch: Hancock Veterans Memorial Library
Room: Community Room - HAN
Age Group: Children
Program Type: Storytimes & Puppet shows
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 14
Event Details:
Story time for children ages 3-5.
Preschoolers and their families are invited to join Ms. Pam for stories, movement activities and a take-home craft!  Reservations are required. Please not mask requirements. ...

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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.

Mask Requirement

To attend in-person library programs at this time, face coverings must be worn completely over the nose and mouth by all attendees ages 2 and up for the duration of the event. Masks will be available upon request.

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.
This event is in the "Teens" group.
Library Branch: Sharpsburg Library
Age Group: Adults, Teens
Program Type: DIY, Arts & Crafts
Event Details:
Pick up supplies for a ornamental gourd tea light while they last!  ...
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 ...