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Feb
9
Fri
2018
150 Years On The Hill @ Miller Senate Office Building, Second Floor
Feb 9 @ 8:30 am – 5:30 pm
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January 10 – March 30, 2018.  In conjunction with McDaniel College’s 150th anniversary celebration, this timeline exhibit highlights each decade of the college’s 150-year history.

Photo identification required to enter The Miller Senate Office Building.

Sensory Sensitive Storytime – North Carroll Branch Library @ North Carroll Branch Library
Feb 9 @ 9:30 am – 11:59 pm
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This inclusive program welcomes children of all abilities and their caregivers to a supportive, judgement-free storytime. Registration for this event begins 1/29/2018.

Creative Playtime – Westminster Branch Library @ Westminster Branch Library
Feb 9 @ 10:00 am – 11:59 pm
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Play is a fantastic way for children to develop their critical thinking skills. Come join us for an open playtime where children can be imaginative and creative while exploring blocks, LEGO® blocks, playdough, and more! Registration for this event begins 1/26/2018.

Flatlands: Paintings By Hannah Leighton @ Rice Gallery, Peterson Hall
Feb 9 @ 10:00 am – 4:00 pm
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January 25 – February 23, 2018 (Monday – Friday).  Artist Hannah Leighton of Baltimore showcases her contemporary paintings. Leighton says that her paintings are inspired by “the shapes of stories, sounds and memories.”

Opening Reception: Thursday, January 25, 5:30–7:30pm, with a gallery talk at 6pm.

Legacy: Celebrating 150 Years Of The Fine Arts At McDaniel College @ Carroll Arts Center, Tevis Gallery
Feb 9 @ 10:00 am – 4:00 pm
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January 8 – February 24, 2018.  The Carroll Arts Center celebrates McDaniel College’s 150th anniversary with an exhibition highlighting the fine arts program at McDaniel. Paintings, sculpture, metalsmithing, illustration, ceramic art and photography are on display by current and former McDaniel faculty members, including Steven Pearson, Linda Van Hart, Ken Hankins, Walter P. Calahan, Susan Ruddick Bloom and Wasyl Palijczuk, and alumni Ellen Elmes, Jessica Boehman, Aaron Heisler, Dan Glusman, Bobby Coleman and Colin Donnelly, as well as Chloe Watson Irla, a 2007 alumna who is an assistant professor at the college. *Reception: Thursday, Feb. 1, 5:30–7:30pm.

Ready, Set, School: Dinosaurs – Mount Airy Branch Library @ Mount Airy Branch Library
Feb 9 @ 10:00 am – 11:59 pm
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An independent storytime that prepares children for school. Fun, hands-on activities will teach listening, pre-reading, math, movement, music, and art skills. Registration for this event begins 1/29/2018.

Sensory Sensitive Storytime – Eldersburg Branch Library @ Eldersburg Branch Library
Feb 9 @ 10:00 am – 11:59 pm
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This inclusive program welcomes children of all abilities and their caregivers to a supportive, judgment-free storytime. Only kids need to register. Registration for this event begins 1/26/2018.

Read and Play – North Carroll Branch Library @ North Carroll Branch Library
Feb 9 @ 10:30 am – 11:59 pm
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Join your little one at a storytime featuring interactive books, rhymes, music, and movement, followed by playgroup activities which allow children to practice skills and socialize. Registration for this event begins 1/29/2018.

Dragonfly Jamboree – Taneytown Branch Library @ Taneytown Branch Library
Feb 9 @ 11:00 am – 11:59 pm
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Listen to a story about dragonflies, learn about the dragonfly life cycle and about some cool species! Design your own dragonfly during craft time! Only kids need to register. Registration for this event begins 1/25/2018.

Family Storytime: Dinosaurs – Mount Airy Branch Library @ Mount Airy Branch Library
Feb 9 @ 11:00 am – 11:59 pm
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We’ll share books, stories, rhymes, music, and movement. Come talk, sing, read, write, and play together in a format appropriate for young children. Registration for this event begins 2/10/2018.

Busy Bee Quilting – Finksburg Branch Library @ Finksburg Branch Library
Feb 9 @ 1:00 pm – 11:59 pm
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Looking for a quilting group? Interested in learning how to quilt? Join the Busy Bee Quilt Guild every month for some quilting fun! Registration for this event begins 11/23/2017.

The Handmaiden-Foreign Film Festival @ Carroll Arts Center
Feb 9 @ 1:00 pm
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With help from an orphaned pickpocket, a Korean con man devises an elaborate plot to seduce and bilk a Japanese woman out of her inheritance.   (South Korean; 2016; 2 hrs 25 mins; Not Rated)

Creative Paints – Eldersburg Branch Library @ Eldersburg Branch Library
Feb 9 @ 2:00 pm – 11:59 pm
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Join us as we express ourselves with acrylic paints. We will be painting on coffee mugs or stemless wine glasses. Registration for this event begins 1/26/2018.

Chocolate Crawl @ Historic Downtown Mount Airy
Feb 9 @ 5:00 pm – 8:00 pm
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The Annual Chocolate Crawl is a sweet filled treat in Downtown Mount Airy. Stop by participating downtown businesses for your sweet treats and more. Who knows, maybe a little wine tasting.

The Handmaiden – Foreign Film Festival @ Carroll Arts Center
Feb 9 @ 7:30 pm
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With help from an orphaned pickpocket, a Korean con man devises an elaborate plot to seduce and bilk a Japanese woman out of her inheritance.   (South Korean; 2016; 2 hrs 25 mins; Not Rated)

Feb
10
Sat
2018
Saturday Storytime – Eldersburg Branch Library @ Eldersburg Branch Library
Feb 10 @ 9:45 am – 11:59 pm
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We’ll share books, stories, rhymes, music, and movement. Come talk, sing, read, write, and play together in a format appropriate for young children. Registration for this event begins 1/29/2018.

Independent Exploration – Eldersburg Branch Library @ Eldersburg Branch Library
Feb 10 @ 10:00 am – 11:59 pm
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Drop in for self-directed use of our makerspace resources during Independent Exploration, our unstaffed open lab hours. Check library.carr.org/explorationpoint for a full list of the equipment and software available. For staff assistance with a project or piece of equipment, please speak with a librarian to schedule a 1-on-1 tech appointment. Registration for this event begins 2/8/2018.

Legacy: Celebrating 150 Years Of The Fine Arts At McDaniel College @ Carroll Arts Center, Tevis Gallery
Feb 10 @ 10:00 am – 4:00 pm
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January 8 – February 24, 2018.  The Carroll Arts Center celebrates McDaniel College’s 150th anniversary with an exhibition highlighting the fine arts program at McDaniel. Paintings, sculpture, metalsmithing, illustration, ceramic art and photography are on display by current and former McDaniel faculty members, including Steven Pearson, Linda Van Hart, Ken Hankins, Walter P. Calahan, Susan Ruddick Bloom and Wasyl Palijczuk, and alumni Ellen Elmes, Jessica Boehman, Aaron Heisler, Dan Glusman, Bobby Coleman and Colin Donnelly, as well as Chloe Watson Irla, a 2007 alumna who is an assistant professor at the college. *Reception: Thursday, Feb. 1, 5:30–7:30pm.

Let’s Get Ready for Kindergarten! – Westminster Branch Library @ Westminster Branch Library
Feb 10 @ 11:00 am – 11:59 pm
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Headed to kindergarten next fall? Come to a special storytime! We’ll celebrate this monumental milestone with stories, songs, and more! Parents will receive information on registration and how to ready children for school success. Registration for this event begins 2/3/2018.

Piney Run Park’s Cabin Fever Art Show @ Piney Run Park Nature Center
Feb 10 @ 11:00 am – 4:00 pm
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Looking for an excuse to visit Piney Run Nature Center in the middle of winter? Look no more – we hope you stop by for our Cabin Fever Art Show! All works inspired by nature – from wood carvings, sculptures, paintings, photography and more. Each exhibit is dedicated to reflecting nature, preserving nature, or inspired by nature.  Snow date – Saturday, February 17th.

Saturday Storytime: Dinosaurs – Mount Airy Branch Library @ Mount Airy Branch Library
Feb 10 @ 11:00 am – 11:59 pm
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We’ll share books, stories, rhymes, music, and movement. Come talk, sing, read, write, and play together in a format appropriate for young children. Registration for this event begins 1/29/2018.

Winter Wonderland Children’s Dessert Tea @ Carroll County Farm Museum
Feb 10 @ 11:00 am
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Seatings at 11am & 2pm

Break up the winter blues with our Winter Wonderland Children’s Tea. Enjoy sweet treats and children’s crafts at this child-friendly tea time. Tea is an experience designed for children age 6 and older. Adults accompanying children must reserve their own seat.

Please make reservations of pre-payment of $20 per person by January 26. Reserve your seating by 800-654-4645.

Flatlands: Paintings By Hannah Leighton @ Rice Gallery, Peterson Hall
Feb 10 @ 12:00 pm – 5:00 pm
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January 27 – February 17, 2018 (Saturdays).  Artist Hannah Leighton of Baltimore showcases her contemporary paintings. Leighton says that her paintings are inspired by “the shapes of stories, sounds and memories.”

Opening Reception: Thursday, January 25, 5:30–7:30pm, with a gallery talk at 6pm.

Truffle & Wine Pairing @ Detour Winery
Feb 10 @ 12:00 pm – 4:00 pm
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Saturdays & Sundays  in February 2018.  Four truffles will be paired with four of Detour’s wines.  If you have a group of more than six, please call us for a timed reservation.

 

Family Winter Olympics – Eldersburg Branch Library @ Eldersburg Branch Library
Feb 10 @ 1:00 pm – 11:59 pm
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Grown-ups, grab your kids and join us for an afternoon of Olympic celebration and competition. Compete against other families in fun family challenges. Each team must have a minimum of one adult and one child to participate. All attendees need to register. Registration for this event begins 1/27/2018.

Read with a Furry Friend – Westminster Branch Library @ Westminster Branch Library
Feb 10 @ 1:00 pm – 11:59 pm
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KPets’ trained reading dogs provide a relaxed informal atmosphere for kids to practice reading. Every dog enjoys a good story! Registration for this event begins 1/29/2018.

Writing a Romance Novel: Relationship 101: CANCELLED – Finksburg Branch Library @ Finksburg Branch Library
Feb 10 @ 1:00 pm – 11:59 pm
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Romance writer Dani Pettrey will work with us to find out what qualities are important in our characters, regardless of the level of sensuality. Think about a favorite romance novel and we can discuss how these characters are developed. Registration for this event begins 1/29/2018.

Free Spirit Book Club: Side Effects May Vary by Julie Murphy – Eldersburg Branch Library @ Eldersburg Branch Library
Feb 10 @ 2:00 pm – 11:59 pm
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Please join us for a discussion of our chosen book.

Registration for this event begins 2/9/2018.

Hands-On Science Museum – Westminster Branch Library @ Westminster Branch Library
Feb 10 @ 2:00 pm – 11:59 pm
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Volcanos, slime, and lava lamps at the library? Join us and the Women in Math and Science Club from Westminster High School as they bring a variety of hands-on STEM activities for early learners and their adult caregivers to do together. Registration for this event begins 2/8/2018.

PAWS to Read – Finksburg Branch Library @ Finksburg Branch Library
Feb 10 @ 2:00 pm – 11:59 pm
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Come to the library and read a story to a book-loving dog. Research shows that reading to animals can boost reading skills in children as well as help with emotional and social skills. Registration preferred, but walk-ins welcome! Only kids need to register. Registration for this event begins 1/27/2018.

Valentine’s Dance @ Winfield Community Volunteer Fire Department
Feb 10 @ 7:00 pm – 11:00 pm
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Music by Rivers Bend Band.  Hot and cold appetizers and BYOB/beer.

Feb
11
Sun
2018
Stop, Swap and Save @ Carroll County Ag Center - Danielle Shipley Arena
Feb 11 @ 9:00 am – 2:00 pm
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Don’t miss the 21st annual Stop, Swap and Save, the East Coast’s largest indoor bicycle swap and consumer bike expo. If you’’ve never made it to the SWAP before, don’’t miss out in 2018…It’s our 21st year !!!

The Stop, Swap and Save is the place to sell your old parts and bikes or take advantage of unbelievable deals on everything you need for a great season of cycling. Buy, sell, browse, shop, trade or just hang out with industry reps, individual vendors, bike shops, manufacturers and like-minded cyclists!

Admission is still only $5 and includes thousands of square feet (yes, it’s all indoor and heated) of everything that cycling has to offer. Whether you’re looking for road, mountain, triathlon, BMX, vintage, new or used, there’’s something for everyone!

See you at the SWAP!

Legacy: Celebrating 150 Years Of The Fine Arts At McDaniel College @ Carroll Arts Center, Tevis Gallery
Feb 11 @ 10:00 am – 4:00 pm
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January 8 – February 24, 2018.  The Carroll Arts Center celebrates McDaniel College’s 150th anniversary with an exhibition highlighting the fine arts program at McDaniel. Paintings, sculpture, metalsmithing, illustration, ceramic art and photography are on display by current and former McDaniel faculty members, including Steven Pearson, Linda Van Hart, Ken Hankins, Walter P. Calahan, Susan Ruddick Bloom and Wasyl Palijczuk, and alumni Ellen Elmes, Jessica Boehman, Aaron Heisler, Dan Glusman, Bobby Coleman and Colin Donnelly, as well as Chloe Watson Irla, a 2007 alumna who is an assistant professor at the college. *Reception: Thursday, Feb. 1, 5:30–7:30pm.

Truffle & Wine Pairing @ Detour Winery
Feb 11 @ 12:00 pm – 4:00 pm
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Saturdays & Sundays  in February 2018.  Four truffles will be paired with four of Detour’s wines.  If you have a group of more than six, please call us for a timed reservation.

 

booKPETS – Mount Airy Branch Library @ Mount Airy Branch Library
Feb 11 @ 2:00 pm – 11:59 pm
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Come to the library and read a story to a book-loving dog. Research shows that reading to animals can boost reading skills in children as well as help with emotional and social skills. Registration for this event begins 11/23/2017.

Independent Exploration – Eldersburg Branch Library @ Eldersburg Branch Library
Feb 11 @ 2:00 pm – 11:59 pm
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Drop in for self-directed use of our makerspace resources during Independent Exploration, our unstaffed open lab hours. Check library.carr.org/explorationpoint for a full list of the equipment and software available. For staff assistance with a project or piece of equipment, please speak with a librarian to schedule a 1-on-1 tech appointment. Registration for this event begins 2/8/2018.

Peaceful Melodies – Eldersburg Branch Library @ Eldersburg Branch Library
Feb 11 @ 2:00 pm – 11:59 pm
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Enjoy the soothing sounds of piano or harp, as Lydia Bandy fills the library with beautiful calming music on these Sunday afternoons. Registration for this event begins 1/27/2018.

Feb
12
Mon
2018
150 Years On The Hill @ Miller Senate Office Building, Second Floor
Feb 12 @ 8:30 am – 5:30 pm
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January 10 – March 30, 2018.  In conjunction with McDaniel College’s 150th anniversary celebration, this timeline exhibit highlights each decade of the college’s 150-year history.

Photo identification required to enter The Miller Senate Office Building.

Read and Play – Westminster Branch Library @ Westminster Branch Library
Feb 12 @ 9:30 am – 11:59 pm
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Join your little one at a storytime featuring interactive books, rhymes, music, and movement, followed by playgroup activities which allow children to practice skills and socialize. Registration for this event begins 1/29/2018.

Family Storytime: Art – Eldersburg Branch Library @ Eldersburg Branch Library
Feb 12 @ 9:45 am – 11:59 pm
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We’ll share books, stories, rhymes, music, and movement. Come talk, sing, read, write, and play together in a format appropriate for young children. Registration for this event begins 2/10/2018.

Read and Play – Mount Airy Branch Library @ Mount Airy Branch Library
Feb 12 @ 9:45 am – 11:59 pm
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Join your little one at a storytime featuring interactive books, rhymes, music, and movement, followed by playgroup activities which allow children to practice skills and socialize. Registration for this event begins 1/29/2018.

Flatlands: Paintings By Hannah Leighton @ Rice Gallery, Peterson Hall
Feb 12 @ 10:00 am – 4:00 pm
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January 25 – February 23, 2018 (Monday – Friday).  Artist Hannah Leighton of Baltimore showcases her contemporary paintings. Leighton says that her paintings are inspired by “the shapes of stories, sounds and memories.”

Opening Reception: Thursday, January 25, 5:30–7:30pm, with a gallery talk at 6pm.

Independent Exploration – Eldersburg Branch Library @ Eldersburg Branch Library
Feb 12 @ 10:00 am – 11:59 pm
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Drop in for self-directed use of our makerspace resources during Independent Exploration, our unstaffed open lab hours. Check library.carr.org/explorationpoint for a full list of the equipment and software available. For staff assistance with a project or piece of equipment, please speak with a librarian to schedule a 1-on-1 tech appointment. Registration for this event begins 2/8/2018.

Legacy: Celebrating 150 Years Of The Fine Arts At McDaniel College @ Carroll Arts Center, Tevis Gallery
Feb 12 @ 10:00 am – 4:00 pm
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January 8 – February 24, 2018.  The Carroll Arts Center celebrates McDaniel College’s 150th anniversary with an exhibition highlighting the fine arts program at McDaniel. Paintings, sculpture, metalsmithing, illustration, ceramic art and photography are on display by current and former McDaniel faculty members, including Steven Pearson, Linda Van Hart, Ken Hankins, Walter P. Calahan, Susan Ruddick Bloom and Wasyl Palijczuk, and alumni Ellen Elmes, Jessica Boehman, Aaron Heisler, Dan Glusman, Bobby Coleman and Colin Donnelly, as well as Chloe Watson Irla, a 2007 alumna who is an assistant professor at the college. *Reception: Thursday, Feb. 1, 5:30–7:30pm.

Ready, Set, School: Winter – Westminster Branch Library @ Westminster Branch Library
Feb 12 @ 10:30 am – 11:59 pm
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An independent storytime that prepares children for school. Fun, hands-on activities will teach listening, pre-reading, math, movement, music, and art skills. Registration for this event begins 1/29/2018.

Alphabet Train: Letters E and F – Finksburg Branch Library @ Finksburg Branch Library
Feb 12 @ 11:00 am – 11:59 pm
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Climb aboard each week to explore a different letter of the alphabet through books, songs, and activities. All adult caregivers are welcome. Registration for this event begins 1/19/2018.

Family Storytime: Art – Eldersburg Branch Library @ Eldersburg Branch Library
Feb 12 @ 11:00 am – 11:59 pm
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We’ll share books, stories, rhymes, music, and movement. Come talk, sing, read, write, and play together in a format appropriate for young children. Registration for this event begins 2/10/2018.

Sensory Sensitive Storytime : I Love You T-h-i-s Much! – Taneytown Branch Library @ Taneytown Branch Library
Feb 12 @ 11:00 am – 11:59 pm
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This inclusive program welcomes children of all abilities and their caregivers to a supportive, judgment-free storytime. Only kids need to register. Registration for this event begins 1/29/2018.

Who Will Be My Valentine? – Finksburg Branch Library @ Finksburg Branch Library
Feb 12 @ 1:30 pm – 11:59 pm
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Join us for a Valentine storytime where we’ll read stories, sing songs, and make a card for that special someone. Only kids need to register. Registration for this event begins 1/29/2018.

Preschool Science: Ice, Ice Baby – Eldersburg Branch Library @ Eldersburg Branch Library
Feb 12 @ 2:00 pm – 11:59 pm
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Join us as the temperature drops and we learn about ice. Only kids need to register. Registration for this event begins 1/29/2018.

Service Learning Hours: KidWorks – Eldersburg Branch Library @ Eldersburg Branch Library
Feb 12 @ 5:30 pm – 11:59 pm
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KidWorks meets twice a month. At the first meeting, we spend an hour planning a storytime for younger kids. At the second meeting (12/18, 1/29, & 2/26) we present the storytime. You must come to both meetings to earn three service learning hours. Registration for this event begins 2/3/2018.

Anti-Valentine’s Day Party – Taneytown Branch Library @ Taneytown Branch Library
Feb 12 @ 6:30 pm – 11:59 pm
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Love is in the air and we’re NOT interested. We’re having a gathering to NOT celebrate all things sweet and romantic. So, forget the flowers and chocolates and join us for crafts, activities, and fun as we declare open season on Cupid. Refreshments will be served. Registration for this event begins 12/27/2017.

Drone Racing – North Carroll Branch Library @ North Carroll Branch Library
Feb 12 @ 6:30 pm – 11:59 pm
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Do you love drones? Or have you ever wanted a chance to fly a drone but haven’t had the chance? Well, this program is for you! We will be flying and racing the library’s Parrot Mini Drones. You will have the opportunity to fly them alone or race against your friends! Registration for this event begins 1/29/2018.

Preschool Science: Ice, Ice Baby – Eldersburg Branch Library @ Eldersburg Branch Library
Feb 12 @ 6:30 pm – 11:59 pm
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Join us as the temperature drops and we learn about ice. Only kids need to register. Registration for this event begins 1/29/2018.

Teen Advisory Board – Mount Airy Branch Library @ Mount Airy Branch Library
Feb 12 @ 6:30 pm – 11:59 pm
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Need service hours? Join the Teen Advisory Board for a fun-filled meeting to learn how you can become a leader in your library. But it’s not all work and no play; we’ll provide plenty of snacks and games too! Refreshments will be served. Registration for this event begins 2/3/2018.

Feb
13
Tue
2018
150 Years On The Hill @ Miller Senate Office Building, Second Floor
Feb 13 @ 8:30 am – 5:30 pm
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January 10 – March 30, 2018.  In conjunction with McDaniel College’s 150th anniversary celebration, this timeline exhibit highlights each decade of the college’s 150-year history.

Photo identification required to enter The Miller Senate Office Building.

Read and Play – Eldersburg Branch Library @ Eldersburg Branch Library
Feb 13 @ 9:45 am – 11:59 pm
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Join your little one at a storytime featuring interactive books, rhymes, music, and movement, followed by playgroup activities which allow children to practice skills and socialize. Registration for this event begins 1/29/2018.

Read and Play – Finksburg Branch Library @ Finksburg Branch Library
Feb 13 @ 9:45 am – 11:59 pm
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Join your little one at a storytime featuring interactive books, rhymes, music, and movement, followed by playgroup activities which allow children to practice skills and socialize. Registration for this event begins 1/29/2018.

Twos and Threes Together: Valentine’s Day Party. Refreshments will be served. – Taneytown Branch Library @ Taneytown Branch Library
Feb 13 @ 9:45 am – 11:59 pm
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This lively, fast paced storytime for young children includes books, songs, fingerplays and movement. Registration for this event begins 1/30/2018.

Flatlands: Paintings By Hannah Leighton @ Rice Gallery, Peterson Hall
Feb 13 @ 10:00 am – 4:00 pm
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January 25 – February 23, 2018 (Monday – Friday).  Artist Hannah Leighton of Baltimore showcases her contemporary paintings. Leighton says that her paintings are inspired by “the shapes of stories, sounds and memories.”

Opening Reception: Thursday, January 25, 5:30–7:30pm, with a gallery talk at 6pm.

Happy Valentine’s Day Storytime! – Mount Airy Branch Library @ Mount Airy Branch Library
Feb 13 @ 10:00 am – 11:59 pm
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Bring your sweetie to a storytime full of hugs and kisses, stories, and songs. Registration for this event begins 2/8/2018.

Independent Exploration – Eldersburg Branch Library @ Eldersburg Branch Library
Feb 13 @ 10:00 am – 11:59 pm
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Drop in for self-directed use of our makerspace resources during Independent Exploration, our unstaffed open lab hours. Check library.carr.org/explorationpoint for a full list of the equipment and software available. For staff assistance with a project or piece of equipment, please speak with a librarian to schedule a 1-on-1 tech appointment. Registration for this event begins 2/8/2018.

Legacy: Celebrating 150 Years Of The Fine Arts At McDaniel College @ Carroll Arts Center, Tevis Gallery
Feb 13 @ 10:00 am – 4:00 pm
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January 8 – February 24, 2018.  The Carroll Arts Center celebrates McDaniel College’s 150th anniversary with an exhibition highlighting the fine arts program at McDaniel. Paintings, sculpture, metalsmithing, illustration, ceramic art and photography are on display by current and former McDaniel faculty members, including Steven Pearson, Linda Van Hart, Ken Hankins, Walter P. Calahan, Susan Ruddick Bloom and Wasyl Palijczuk, and alumni Ellen Elmes, Jessica Boehman, Aaron Heisler, Dan Glusman, Bobby Coleman and Colin Donnelly, as well as Chloe Watson Irla, a 2007 alumna who is an assistant professor at the college. *Reception: Thursday, Feb. 1, 5:30–7:30pm.

Let’s Move!: Winter – Westminster Branch Library @ Westminster Branch Library
Feb 13 @ 10:00 am – 11:59 pm
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Our regular, theme-based storytime with a twist and a stretch and maybe a yoga pose! There will be an age-appropriate story, songs, and a learning activity along with the opportunity to get up and get moving! Registration for this event begins 2/3/2018.

Move & Learn: Love – North Carroll Branch Library @ North Carroll Branch Library
Feb 13 @ 10:00 am – 11:59 pm
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A theme-based storytime featuring an age-appropriate story, songs, and learning activities, with a concentration on creative movement. Registration for this event begins 2/7/2017.

Happy Valentine’s Day Storytime! – Mount Airy Branch Library @ Mount Airy Branch Library
Feb 13 @ 11:00 am – 11:59 pm
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Bring your sweetie to a storytime full of hugs and kisses, stories, and songs. Registration for this event begins 2/8/2018.

Move & Learn: Love – North Carroll Branch Library @ North Carroll Branch Library
Feb 13 @ 11:00 am – 11:59 pm
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A theme-based storytime featuring an age-appropriate story, songs, and learning activities, with a concentration on creative movement. Registration for this event begins 2/7/2017.

Nursery Rhyme Time – Westminster Branch Library @ Westminster Branch Library
Feb 13 @ 11:00 am – 11:59 pm
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Have fun with your baby and remember songs, fingerplays, and rhymes from your childhood! Songs and rhymes provide many lifelong benefits to help your child with their language and develop an appreciation for rhyme and rhythm. Registration for this event begins 2/3/2018.

Read and Play – Eldersburg Branch Library @ Eldersburg Branch Library
Feb 13 @ 11:00 am – 11:59 pm
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Join your little one at a storytime featuring interactive books, rhymes, music, and movement, followed by playgroup activities which allow children to practice skills and socialize. Registration for this event begins 1/29/2018.

Twos and Threes Together: Fairy Tales – Finksburg Branch Library @ Finksburg Branch Library
Feb 13 @ 11:00 am – 11:59 pm
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This lively, fast-paced storytime for young children includes books, songs, fingerplays, and movement. Registration for this event begins 1/30/2018.

Ready, Set, School: Fairy Tales – Finksburg Branch Library @ Finksburg Branch Library
Feb 13 @ 1:30 pm – 11:59 pm
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An independent storytime that prepares children for school. Fun, hands-on activities will teach listening, pre-reading, math, movement, music, and art skills. Registration for this event begins 1/29/2018.

Strove Tuesday Pancake Supper @ Church of the Ascension
Feb 13 @ 5:00 pm – 7:30 pm
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The Strove Tuesday Pancake Supper includes all you can eat pancakes, Hahn’s sausage, applesauce and beverages.  The money raised supports Boy Scout Troop 321 and the work of the St. Martha’s Guild at Ascension Church.

We Heart Break(out) – Finksburg Branch Library @ Finksburg Branch Library
Feb 13 @ 6:00 pm – 11:59 pm
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Show your library some love! Challenge yourself and your friends to solve our heart-themed Breakout box and find a tasty treat. Refreshments will be served. Registration for this event begins 1/30/2018.

Duct Tape Roses – Mount Airy Branch Library @ Mount Airy Branch Library
Feb 13 @ 6:30 pm – 11:59 pm
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Express your love this Valentine’s Day with a handmade duct tape rose. Or show your disdain with an un-Valentine rose in black. Our librarians will be demonstrating how to take a roll of duct tape and turn it into a work of art! Learn how to make these unique gifts and take some home for your family to admire. All attendees need to register. Registration for this event begins 1/30/2018.

“King’s Dream:” Multimedia Performance @ McDaniel Lounge
Feb 13 @ 7:00 pm
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This tribute to the life and teachings of Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr., includes a live performance and multimedia presentation. Music, songs and film tell the story of the drama, pain and perseverance of the Civil Rights Movement.


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