Children's Programs

STEM Programming at FCPL (Science, Technology, Engineering & Math)
Summer of Wonder - Summer Reading 2015
Symphony Storytime with Frederick Symphony Orchestra!

Upcoming Events for Children's Programs

Babies With Books: Birth to Twenty-Four Months

Date: 
Tuesday, June 30, 2015 - 11:00am to 11:30am
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.

Babies with Books

Date: 
Tuesday, June 30, 2015 - 11:00am to 11:25am
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 and help your baby develop listening and language skills. Storytime for babies 0-24 months.

Babies With Books: Birth to Twenty-Four Months

Date: 
Tuesday, June 30, 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.

Preschool Storytime with author Connie Morgan

Date: 
Tuesday, June 30, 2015 - 1:30pm to 2:00pm
Join us for a very special Preschool Storytime with local author Connie Morgan. She will read her book, The Runaway Beignet. Copies of the book will also be for sale and Connie will sign them! 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.

Story-Art

Date: 
Tuesday, June 30, 2015 - 2:00pm to 2:30pm
Join Dancing Bear Toys for Story-Art at the C. Burr Artz Public Library! Children ages 3-5 years old will enjoy listening to the picture book I'm the Biggest Thing in the Ocean by Kevin Sherry and decorating silly, wiggly jellyfish to take home.

Hero Meetup: South Mountain Creamery

Date: 
Tuesday, June 30, 2015 - 3:30pm
Farmers are local heroes who produce food and fiber everyday! Come out to South Mountain Creamery and meet the Maryland Dairy Princess, who is a farmer from Carroll County. She will share about life on the farm, read books and play a farming game. Families can then stay and enjoy South Mountain Creamery’s free activities, including feeding calves at 4 p.m. and watching the cows be milked in the parlor. A visit to the farm store can top off your day.

**Please park in the large parking lot across the street from the store and meet in the large hay barn at 3:30 p.m.

Starlight Family Storytime

Date: 
Tuesday, June 30, 2015 - 6:30pm to 7:00pm
Bring the whole family for an evening of storytime fun. We’ll read, move, and rhyme with a different theme each week. Nurture a love of reading through books, music, activities, and Science, Technology, Engineering & Math (STEM) elements. Almost bedtime? Feel free to wear your pajamas!

Soolah Hoops

Date: 
Tuesday, June 30, 2015 - 6:30pm to 7:30pm
Come join Soolah as she shares the joys of hula hooping. Kids will be entertained with a demonstration of hula hooping tricks with different kinds of hula hoops. Soolah will share her hoops, teaching kids how to hoop, how to do some tricks and play some games! Hoops will be provided. Please be sure your child is in comfortable clothing and has a water bottle to stay hydrated. Best for ages K-8

Starlight Family Storytime

Date: 
Tuesday, June 30, 2015 - 6:30pm to 7:00pm
Bring the whole family for an evening of storytime fun. We’ll read, move, and rhyme with a different theme each week. Nurture a love of reading through books, music, activities, and Science, Technology, Engineering & Math (STEM) elements. Almost bedtime? Feel free to wear your pajamas!

Transition to Twos

Date: 
Wednesday, July 1, 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.

Preschool Storytime

Date: 
Wednesday, July 1, 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.

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