Fall Festivities

Fall Festivities

Pumpkin Decorating Contest (all ages)
Drop off a pumpkin decorated like your favorite book character October 12-26. We'll have a contest judging at our Fall-o-ween party on October 26th. No cut pumpkins, please.
Thurmont October 12-26

Face Painting Lessons (Teen)
A unique opportunity to learn how to face paint from Jennifer Wathen, a professional face painter. Wathan teaches how to transform your entire face and shares tips for painting other’s faces. All supplies provided.
Emmitsburg Tuesday, October 15, 4 pm Registration is Required.

Owls, Bats, and Opossums - OH MY! (ages 3-5, with adult)
What comes out at night? Lots of creatures do! Join us for an afternoon of exploration as we learn about nocturnal critters. We will share stories, play some games, and make a "batty" craft.
Thurmont Thursday, October 17, 1 pm and 6:30 pm Registration is Required.

Movie: Goosebumps® Attack of the Jack-Oʼ-Lanterns (ages 7-11, with adult)
School's out, so let's get spooky! Every Halloween, Lee and Tabby scare the daylights out of their pals. Check out this spooky, spine-tingling Goosebumps® episode on the big screen. Note: Rated TV Y7 and may be spooky for younger viewers.
C. Burr Artz Friday, October 18, 2:30 pm

Pumpkin Jamboree (all ages, with adult)
Go crazy for pumpkins! Explore, create, and get inspired by this seasonal favorite. Play games, learn fun facts, and make pumpkin-inspired crafts.
Emmitsburg Saturday, October 19, 11 am Registration is Required.

LEGO® Challenge Day (ages 6-11, with adult)
You bring the ideas; we provide the LEGO® bricks. We provide a challenge; you test your engineering skills. Are you up to it?
Urbana Friday, October 25, 10 am-3 pm - spooky haunted house

Monster Mania (all ages, with adult)
Stop in for a monstrous good time! Monster-inspired games, crafts, and activities. Wear your Halloween costume if you like or dress up as your favorite monster.
Emmitsburg Saturday, October 26, 11 am Registration is Required.

Annual Un-scary Fall-o-ween Party (ages 2-8, with adult)
Get ready for our annual un-scary fall party for the younger kids. There'll be entertainment, a costume parade, carnival-style games, and easy seasonal crafts.
Thurmont Saturday, October 26, 2 pm

Halloween Celebration/Storytime (ages 3-5, with an adult)
Wear your Halloween costume, hear a not-too-spooky children's story, and take part in fun Halloween activities.
Point of Rocks Monday, October 28, 5 pm

Mashed Pumpkins and Other Ghoulie Things (Teen)
Groan, moan, and sigh. The month of trickery and treats is coming to an end with a jolt!
Middletown Tuesday, October 29, 3 pm

Colorful Characters Parade (ages 2-5, with adult)
Dress as your favorite character and join the parade!
C. Burr Artz Thursday, October 31, 10:15 am

Un-scary Halloween Party & Parade (ages 3-5, with adult)
Join us in your friendly costume for Halloween fun! We will read silly stories, sing un-scary songs, and make a boo-tiful craft. Of course, we will show off our costumes in a parade through the library.
Middletown Thursday, October 31, 11 am

Halloween Brew Party (ages 3-5, with adult)
Join us for Halloween fun with songs, a story, puppet show, and costume parade.
Urbana Thursday, October 31, 2 pm

Halloween Teen Crafternoon: Candy Necklace (grades 5-12)
Make your own candy necklace. All supplies provided.
Walkersville Thursday, October 31, 3:15 pm

Haunted Room (ages 3-11, with adult)
Get ready for some spooky fun.
Brunswick Thursday, October 31, 5 pm

Festival of Fall Fun (all ages, with adult)
Crafts and activities that celebrate the season. Gobble up fun as we get wild about turkeys, scarecrows, and the fall season.
Emmitsburg Saturday, November 9, 11 am