R.E.A.D. ® with Wags for Hope

Tuesday, April 7, 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.*

Preschool Storytime

Wednesday, April 8, 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.

Little House Adventures for ages 3-5

Wednesday, April 8, 2015 - 11:30am to 12:00pm
Join us for an afternoon adventure with Laura and Almanzo from The Little House books. Enjoy learning about pioneer life and participate in hands-on activities related to these classic stories.

*Free* Job Assistance

Wednesday, April 8, 2015 - 3:00pm to 5:00pm
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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

LEGO® Movie Maker Studio: Make Your Own Stop-Motion LEGO® Movies!

Wednesday, April 8, 2015 - 4:00pm to 5:30pm
Have you ever wanted to make your own movie? B.Y.O.D (Bring Your Own Device) to our LEGO® Movie Maker Studio and create amazing films using our huge collection of LEGO® minifigs, bricks, and more! Using the FREE LEGO® Movie Maker app (compatible with iOS 5.0 or later on the iPhone, iPad, and iPod touch), or PicPac (compatible with Android), we'll bring everyday objects to life on the big screen!

Camp NaNoWriMo: Young Writers Program

Wednesday, April 8, 2015 - 4:00pm to 5:00pm
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A spinoff of National Novel Writing Month, Camp NaNoWriMo invites young writers to take part in a month-long writing journey. A more open-ended version of our original November event, teens can set any word-count goal and work on any writing project. Join us on this creative, monthlong venture! Registration is recommended.


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