Children's Programs

FCPL Closed for Easter Sunday - 4/20
Library Egg Hunts
Rose Hill Manor & Children's Museum Programs:Frederick History with Your Doll & Beatrix Potter

Upcoming Events for Children's Programs

Petite Playgroup at the Library!

Date: 
Wednesday, July 23, 2014 - 1:30pm to 2:45pm
Enjoy an hour of independent play during which you and your child can socialize with other parents, caregivers and children! Each playgroup will start with 15 minutes of stories, rhymes and songs led by your friendly children's librarian. The library will provide the space and a variety of educational toys to explore and share! For ages 0-3.

2 o'clock STEM Wednesdays

Date: 
Wednesday, July 23, 2014 - 2:00pm to 2:30pm
Join us Wednesdays for this nine-week series to see fun, fast, and amazing STEMonstrations. Get ready: there may be an opportunity for hands-on experimentation!
On June 25 (Egg Drop Challenge), July 23 (Bottle Rocket Challenge), and August 20 (Slingshot Challenge), we will have special STEMsational Challenges. Contact the library for more information and to register for these three events.

Babies with Books

Date: 
Thursday, July 24, 2014 - 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.

Milkshake in Concert

Date: 
Thursday, July 24, 2014 - 11:30am to 12:30pm
Shake it up with Baltimore's own Milkshake! Who says you have to be quiet in the library? Milkshake is a Grammy-nominated rock duo for kids and kids at heart, made up of vocalist Lisa Mathews and acoustic guitarist Mikel Gehl. Bring your dancing shoes and get ready to sing along!

Babies With Books: Birth to Twenty-Four Months

Date: 
Thursday, July 24, 2014 - 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.

Milkshake Duo

Date: 
Thursday, July 24, 2014 - 3:00pm to 3:45pm
Shake it up with Baltimore's own Milkshake! Who says you have to be quiet in the library? Milkshake is a Grammy-nominated rock duo for kids and kids at heart, made up of vocalist Lisa Mathews and acoustic guitarist Mikel Gehl. Bring your dancing shoes and get ready to sing along!

Starlight Family Storytime

Date: 
Thursday, July 24, 2014 - 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: 
Friday, July 25, 2014 - 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.

Friday Morning Movie: LEGO Star Wars & LEGO Bricks

Date: 
Friday, July 25, 2014 - 10:30am to 11:30am
Movies on the library's big screen! Bring a pillow or blanket and get comfortable.

July 25: LEGO Star Wars & LEGO Bricks - a special LEGO Star Wars episode and a chance to build your own LEGO creation after the show is over (10:30-11:30am)!

August 8: Sid The Science Kid: The Movie

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