Children's Summer Reading Events

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

Upcoming Summer Reading Events

Futuremakers: Glowing Finger Beams

Date: 
Friday, July 17, 2015 - 2:00pm to 3:30pm
Invent and wear illuminated finger beam makers. Use LED's, batteries and conductive materials to construct glowing devices- and take slow speed photos of your hands in action! Ages 6 & up. Registration required. Under 8 must be accompanied by an adult

Thurmont Academy of Self Defense - Skills Workshop

Date: 
Friday, July 17, 2015 - 2:00pm to 2:30pm
Age Group: 
Have you always wanted to try your hand at martial arts? Watch a brief demonstration and then give it a try. Students from the Thurmont Academy of Self Defense will be here to teach you some skills. Registration required. For ages 5-10.

Every Hero Has a Comic - Understand & Improve Your Comic Book Collection

Date: 
Saturday, July 18, 2015 - 2:00pm to 3:00pm
Learn how to start a comic book collection (or, if you've already got one, learn how to improve it) with an expert from Comics to Astonish in Mt. Airy. Get a look at some exciting new titles and ask some questions. This event is open to students in elementary, middle, and high school.

Farming for Life @ Hargett Farm

Date: 
Saturday, July 18, 2015 - 3:00pm to 5:00pm
We will meet up at Hargett Farm (park at 649 Himes Ave.)Jump in and get your hands dirty at Seed of Life Nurseries' farm to learn about running a CSA that also provides fresh produce to low income families in Frederick. We will all get a chance to help plant, harvest, or work on whatever the farm needs that day! Wear clothes that you don't mind farming in and a water bottle. We'll be working out under summer skies.

Once Upon a Thyme Storytime at the Urbana Library Farmer’s Market

Date: 
Sunday, July 19, 2015 - 12:30pm to 1:00pm
Fresh, handpicked stories and songs will be shared under the open sky in our beautiful rose garden adjacent to the Urbana Library Farmer’s Market. Grab a bite at the market and then settle in for some wholesome storytime fun for the entire family!

The Engineering of Roller Coasters at Adventure Park USA

Date: 
Monday, July 20, 2015 - 4:00pm to 4:45pm
Program takes place at Adventure Park USA 11113 West Baldwin Road New Market MD 21774 301-865-6800 adventureparkusa.com

Join the the engineering experts at Adventure Park USA for a wild ride exploring the way that roller coasters are designed. This free program will be fun for the whole family. Attendees will receive a discount for use in the park. Registration Required.

Sciencetellers: Dragons and Dreams

Date: 
Tuesday, July 21, 2015 - 2:00pm to 3:00pm
In a faraway world with castles, kings, dragon keepers, ice sorceresses, and a powerful item known as the Horn of Fire, two villagers must take a daring journey to release the dragons and save the entire kingdom

Join us as we learn about the science of fire and ice through the tale of "Dragons & Dreams." Best for ages 4 and up

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