Children's Summer Reading Events

FIZZ! BOOM! READ! Children's Summer Reading Events

Upcoming Summer Reading Events

Choose a Pet for Your Family

Date: 
Monday, June 1, 2015 - 6:30pm to 7:30pm
A representative from the Frederick County Animal Control and Pet Adoption Center on Rosemont Avenue will present tips and checklists parents can use to evaluate the choices of pet, sources for animals, and pet supplies and trainers. Live animals may be included in the demonstration.

Planting for Pollinators: How to attract & Protect Birds & Bees in your yard

Date: 
Monday, June 1, 2015 - 6:30pm to 7:30pm
Age Group: 
Join Master Gardener, Dedra Salitrik for some handy planting tips. A topical presentation on selecting and planting native plants in your containers to attract pollinators; and what makes some of our native insects so well adapted to the plants around them.

Don't miss further Master Gardener programs coming in August and October.

THEAtricks: A Circus Experience

Date: 
Tuesday, June 2, 2015 - 6:30pm to 7:30pm
Ladies and Gentlemen, boys and girls, scientists of all ages, step right up and experience the amazing and amusing Science Cirque. A carefully prepared concoction of science, circus and silliness. Can gravity be defied? What goes into inertia? Is it really all about the bass? These questions and more will be answered at the next demonstration of Science Cirque, presented by Theatricks.

My First Book Club

Date: 
Wednesday, June 3, 2015 - 1:00pm to 2:00pm
Join us every month as we read and explore our favorite picture books through crafts, songs, and activities! You are welcome to read the selection to your child before our book club meets, but it is not required. Ages 3-5.

June 3: Mighty Max by Harriet Ziefert
July 1: The Very Hungry Caterpillar by Eric Carle
August 5: Little Cloud by Eric Carle

Wee Little Firefighter Academy

Date: 
Thursday, June 4, 2015 - 11:15am to 12:00pm
Get ready to have some serious fun about fire safety! Listen to an action packed story about a firefighter and then enjoy a visit from REAL firefighters from the Urbana Volunteer Fire and Rescue Department who will demonstrate their equipment and talk about fighting fires! Participants will end their heroic training exploring a fire engine. Ages 2-6.

First Friday Fun Fest at Westview Promenade

Date: 
Friday, June 5, 2015 - 10:00am to 11:30am
Westview Promenade, Buckeystown Pike at Crestwood Blvd.

Frederick County Public Libraries teams up with Westview Promenade for Free, Fantastic Fun every First Friday. Just drop by for a variety of story time, music, games, and crafts. Each month features a special theme and unique activities. Best for ages 2-6 with an adult.

Held in the Courtyard in front of Regal Cinemas with an inclement weather backup location announced the morning of the event on the Westview Promenade Facebook Page.

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