Children's Programs

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Upcoming Events for Children's Programs

Preschool Storytime

Date: 
Wednesday, May 13, 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.

Symphony Storytime with Frederick Symphony Orchestra!

Date: 
Wednesday, May 13, 2015 - 10:30am to 11:30am
Children and their parents experience a live musical collaboration between the library reader and a Frederick Symphony Orchestra musician during this 30 minute storytime! The musician will play short selections, talk a little about their instrument, answer questions, and, after the stories are read aloud, audience members can take a closer peek at the instrument! This program is best appreciated by children ages 2-6 and their caregivers, but is open to all ages.

Little House Adventures

Date: 
Wednesday, May 13, 2015 - 2:00pm to 2:30pm
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. Registration Required. Ages 3-5 with an adult

Little House Adventures

Date: 
Wednesday, May 13, 2015 - 2:00pm to 2:30pm
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. Registration Required. Ages 3-5 with an adult

Aviation Mural Painting

Date: 
Wednesday, May 13, 2015 - 4:00pm to 7:00pm
We are teaming up with the Frederick Municipal Airport to create
an aviation-themed mural that will be hung up for display
at the airport and we need YOUR help!
No registration required, just pop on in.

Wednesday April 29, 4-7pm, ages 5-8 (parent/guardian must be present)
Wednesday May 13, 4-7pm, ages 9-18
Wednesday, May 20, 4-7pm ages 9-18



Aviation Mural Painting

Date: 
Wednesday, May 13, 2015 - 4:00pm to 7:00pm
We are teaming up with the Frederick Municipal Airport to create
an aviation-themed mural that will be hung up for display
at the airport and we need YOUR help!
No registration required, just pop on in.

Wednesday April 29, 4-7pm, ages 5-8 (parent/guardian must be present)
Wednesday May 13, 4-7pm, ages 9-18
Wednesday, May 20, 4-7pm ages 9-18



MinecraftEDU Meetup

Date: 
Wednesday, May 13, 2015 - 4:00pm to 5:00pm
Explore the world of MinecraftEDU during our bi-weekly Minecraft program. Bring Your Own Device for drop-in free play. *The library will provide several laptops for participants to use. Please feel free to bring your own device that you already play Minecraft on! Ages 6-12.

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

Date: 
Wednesday, May 13, 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), we'll bring everyday objects to life on the big screen!

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

Date: 
Wednesday, May 13, 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!

Preschool Storytime

Date: 
Thursday, May 14, 2015 - 10:15am to 10:45am
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

Date: 
Thursday, May 14, 2015 - 10:15am to 10:45am
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.

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