Children's Programs

Think With Bink! (Bright, Ideas, Need, Knowledge)
Wee Workout: Emmitsburg January 31st 11am
Pop-up Lab: Hands on Science!
Season of Wonder: Poet Laureate Kay Ryan Launches Frederick Reads 2015

Upcoming Events for Children's Programs

Babies With Books: Birth to Twenty-Four Months

Date: 
Tuesday, May 5, 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.

Hero Stories: Meet a Park Naturalist & Animals

Date: 
Tuesday, May 5, 2015 - 4:00pm to 4:45pm
Get up close and personal animals from Fountain Rock Nature Center and learn about being a Park Naturalist. Every Hero has a Story, and your local Park Naturalist has plenty to share about plants and animals at Fountain Rock. Children under 16 must be accompanied by an adult as requested by the park.

Future Filmakers Digital Workshop (for ages 6 - 11)

Date: 
Tuesday, May 5, 2015 - 4:00pm to 5:00pm
During this monthly workshop we will focus on the artistic and technical aspects of digital filmmaking for creating stop motion movies. Participants will learn film editing, animation, and camera techniques. We encourage kids to B.Y.O.D (Bring Your Own Device) and will be using software that requires iOS 5.0 or later on the iPhone, iPad, and iPod touch. Don't have a device - no worries. We will have some to share!



America's Girls - Exploring U.S. History

Date: 
Tuesday, May 5, 2015 - 4:30pm to 5:15pm
Age Group: 
Explore U.S. history through stories and poems; participate in discussions, crafts and activities related to what we read. Stop by the Walkersville Library to pick up your copy of this months selection. This is a book club for grades 2-4 meeting on the first Tuesday of each month.

Starlight Family Storytime

Date: 
Tuesday, May 5, 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!

Hero Stories: Meet a Park Naturalist & Animals

Date: 
Tuesday, May 5, 2015 - 6:30pm to 7:15pm
Get up close and personal with animals from Fountain Rock Nature Center and learn about being a Park Naturalist. Every Hero has a Story, and your local Park Naturalist has plenty to share about plants and animals at Fountain Rock. Children under 16 must be accompanied by an adult as requested by Fountain Rock.

Starlight Family Storytime

Date: 
Tuesday, May 5, 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!

Preschool Storytime

Date: 
Wednesday, May 6, 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.

Maryland State Parks Park Pals for 3-5 year olds

Date: 
Wednesday, May 6, 2015 - 1:00pm to 2:00pm
Become a Junior Park Ranger through Park Pals a special program designed to encourage little ones to become comfortable and excited about our natural and historical surroundings. Join a Cunningham Falls State Park Ranger for a hands-on mini adventure. Registration suggested.

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