Babies With Books: Birth to Twenty-Four Months

Date: 
Tuesday, October 13, 2015 - 11:45am to 12:15pm
Learning to read begins BEFORE your child starts school - as a matter of fact, it begins at birth! Delight and stimulate your baby with songs, a story and activities. Get to know other families an help your baby develop listening and language skills. Tickets will be available on the day of the program for the first 15 parent/child pairs. This program is limited, so come early for your ticket.

Transition to Twos

Date: 
Wednesday, October 14, 2015 - 10:05am to 10:35am
Is your curious toddler transitioning from baby to child? Transition to Twos nurtures this exciting time in your child's development through books, movement, music and rhymes. We'll begin learning to play with others, wait turns, and listen to stories, as well as dance, sing, laugh and have fun! This storytime is designed specifically for caregivers and children 18 months to 30 months.

Home School 2nd & 3rd Grade Book Discussion

Date: 
Wednesday, October 14, 2015 - 2:00pm to 2:30pm
Age Group: 
Join us for an American Literature discussion series of classic and award winning books. Read, discuss and explore. All books will be available free through the library. This group is designed for 2nd and 3rd graders. Registration required - call the library at 301-845-8880 to sign up and hear additional information.

Home School 4th & 5th Grade Book Discussion

Date: 
Wednesday, October 14, 2015 - 2:30pm to 3:00pm
Age Group: 
Join us for an American Literature discussion series of classic and award winning books. Read, discuss and explore. All books will be available free through the library. This group is designed for 4th and 5th graders. Registration required - call the library at 301-845-8880 to sign up and hear additional information.

*FREE* Job Searching Assistance

Date: 
Wednesday, October 14, 2015 - 3:00pm to 5:00pm
Age Group: 
Goodwill of Monocacy Valley and the Emmitsburg Branch Library are partnering to provide free job counseling monthly on 2nd Wednesday in Emmitsburg. This includes one-on-one help with interviewing, resume writing, online application help and computer training. This community partnership was created to help place people in job situations. We look forward to helping you. Can't make it to the library? Call Goodwill for more information at (301)-662-0622 ext.209

Preschool Storytime

Date: 
Thursday, October 15, 2015 - 10:30am to 11:00am
Early literacy begins with you! Help your preschooler develop the five early literacy practices that every child needs to succeed. Nurture a love of reading through books, music, activities, and Science, Technology, Engineering & Math (STEM) elements.

Babies With Books: Birth to Twenty-Four Months

Date: 
Thursday, October 15, 2015 - 2:30pm to 3:00pm
Learning to read begins BEFORE your child starts school - as a matter of fact, it begins at birth! Delight and stimulate your baby with songs, a story and activities. Get to know other families an help your baby develop listening and language skills. Tickets will be available on the day of the program for the first 15 parent/child pairs. This program is limited, so come early for your ticket.

R.E.A.D. ® with Wags for Hope

Date: 
Thursday, October 15, 2015 - 6:30pm to 7:00pm
Improve your reading skills and make a new friend by reading aloud to a specially trained "listening" animal! The Reading Education Assistance Dogs (R.E.A.D.) program works to improve children's reading and communication skills by providing registered therapy animals who volunteer with their owner/handler (as a team)to meet with and listen to children read.
*Allergy Alert! The dogs and cats are live animals.*

Transition to Twos

Date: 
Friday, October 16, 2015 - 10:30am to 11:00am
Is your curious toddler transitioning from baby to child? Transition to Twos nurtures this exciting time in your child’s development through books, movement, music and rhymes. We’ll begin learning to play with others, wait turns, and listen to stories, as well as dance, sing, laugh and have fun! This storytime is designed specifically for caregivers and children 18 months to 30 months. Registration is available two weeks before the monthly program series begins.

Transition to Twos

Date: 
Friday, October 16, 2015 - 11:15am to 11:45am
Is your curious toddler transitioning from baby to child? Transition to Twos nurtures this exciting time in your child’s development through books, movement, music and rhymes. We’ll begin learning to play with others, wait turns, and listen to stories, as well as dance, sing, laugh and have fun! This storytime is designed specifically for caregivers and children 18 months to 30 months. Registration is available two weeks before the monthly program series begins.

Friday Movies: LEGO STAR WARS and Drop-In Play

Date: 
Friday, October 16, 2015 - 2:00pm to 4:00pm
Excited for the next Star Wars movie? Love LEGOs? We love them both! Come watch The Yoda Chronicles then stay for a little bit of LEGO playtime. Please feel free to bring a blanket. Children under eight must be accompanied by an adult.

Walking Tour of Historic Walkersville

Date: 
Saturday, October 17, 2015 - 11:00am to 11:45am
Step into the past on this interactive walking tour of historic Walkersville. Hear stories of long ago residents and the people who helped build our town. This is a 45 minutes walking tour. Wear appropriate clothing and bring water to hydrate. Rain date 10/24.

Pages

Subscribe to