Children's Summer Reading Events

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

Upcoming Summer Reading Events

Animal Heroes Meetup: Sheriff K-9 Officer Demonstration

Date: 
Tuesday, June 9, 2015 - 1:30pm
Meet up with a law enforcement officer who fights crime one bite at a time – a Frederick County Sherriff’s Office K-9 Officer. We will meet at the Middletown Park, near the pavilion by the pond, at 1:30 p.m. Demonstration will take place in the grassy area behind the pavilion.

Word Play: A Monthly Writing Workshop

Date: 
Tuesday, June 9, 2015 - 6:00pm to 8:00pm
Age Group: 
Join us every month for an inclusive writing workshop where participants will have an opportunity to share their work and refine their writing. The event is open to all but is specifically geared for adults with intellectual disabilities.

The workshop takes place at Wegmans at 6pm. Meet us from 5.45pm at the cafe inside the main entrance.

Right On Recycling!

Date: 
Wednesday, June 10, 2015 - 6:30pm to 7:30pm
Age Group: 
Right On Recycling! – This family program is full of fascinating facts about the complete cycle of recycling. Learn what happens after your materials are picked up at the curb, see what they get made into and find out why everything can’t be recycled. Bring items from home to have your recycling questions answered by Annmarie Creamer from the Frederick County Department of Solid Waste Management. (Registration required.)

Very Hungry Caterpillars at the Library

Date: 
Saturday, June 13, 2015 - 10:00am to 10:40am
Caterpillars are here eating their way though delicious goodies. When will they form their chrysalises and when will they emerge into beautiful Painted Ladies - story and craft and observation of our live Vanessa cardui L.

Let it Rot! A Composting Workshop for Families

Date: 
Saturday, June 13, 2015 - 11:00am to 11:45am
Did you know that banana peels can make your roses more beautiful? It’s not a magic trick, it’s compost! Join Annmarie Creamer from the Frederick County Department of Solid Waste Management for a fun family program that looks at the wonders of composting at home. For ages 5 & up with an adult, registration required.

Lightsaber and Knight Academy Demo

Date: 
Saturday, June 13, 2015 - 12:00pm to 1:00pm
Would you like to find your inner hero? Come out to the Edward F. Fry Memorial Library and let us help you learn! Learn about basic sword fencing instruction which builds confidence, hand eye coordination, and basic self defense. We will also talk about building your own lightsaber and ways to wield like a true Jedi Knight.

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