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This event is in the "Young Children (0-5)" group.
This event is in the "Elementary (6-11)" group.
This event is in the "Tweens and Teens (12-17)" group.
This event is in the "Adult (18+)" group.

Cards & Cookies

5:00pm - 7:45pm
LaVale Library
Library Branch: LaVale Library
Room: LaVale Meeting Room B
Age Group: Young Children (0-5), Elementary (6-11), Tweens and Teens (12-17), Adult (18+)
Program Type: Community Health & Wellness, Fun & Learning
Event Details:
Drop in anytime during the event to create cards for Operation Christmas Card. While you're there, pick up and swap cookie recipes! We will have pre-made cards for those looking to fill one out for Operation Christmas Card but who don't want to cr...

Disclaimer(s)

Accessibility

The library makes every effort to ensure our programs can be enjoyed by all. If you have any concerns about accessibility or need to request specific accommodations, please contact the Programming Department at 301-777-1200.

Accompanying Adults

This program is designed for children and accompanying adults. Please plan to be attend and be engaged with your child for this program. Drop offs will not be permitted.

Photo Disclaimer

Allegany County Library System may be taking photos at library sponsored programs.  Your participation in the program signifies your permission for us to use any photos that we take of you.  Please speak to a librarian now if you would prefer that your photo not be taken.  

This event is in the "Tweens and Teens (12-17)" group.
This event is in the "Adult (18+)" group.

Yoga at LaVale Library

10:30am - 11:30am
LaVale Library
Library Branch: LaVale Library
Room: LaVale Conference Room
Age Group: Tweens and Teens (12-17), Adult (18+)
Program Type: Community Health & Wellness, Community Services, Fun & Learning
Event Details:
Join instructor Christina Collins-Smith for yoga that is suitable for all levels, including those brand new to it. Please bring a yoga mat and water. There is no cost to attend. Bring a friend! Inquire about a yoga mat if needed.  ...

Disclaimer(s)

Accessibility

The library makes every effort to ensure our programs can be enjoyed by all. If you have any concerns about accessibility or need to request specific accommodations, please contact the Programming Department at 301-777-1200.

Accompanying Adults

This program is designed for children and accompanying adults. Please plan to be attend and be engaged with your child for this program. Drop offs will not be permitted.

Photo Disclaimer

Allegany County Library System may be taking photos at library sponsored programs.  Your participation in the program signifies your permission for us to use any photos that we take of you.  Please speak to a librarian now if you would prefer that your photo not be taken.  

Please Observe Social Distancing Guidelines for Events

Masks are encouraged inside the libraries for visitors over the age of two.  Families are asked to observe a distance of 6 feet from other families, children must stay with their families.

Masks are encouraged when selecting books and retrieving crafting kits from library staff at outdoor events.   

We are using guidelines from the CDC, State of Maryland, and Allegany County Health Department. Even as we follow these guidelines, as a public space and service we cannot guarantee a germ-free environment. Attending an event is your decision based on the needs of you and your family. For patrons not comfortable attending an event, we will be offering virtual programs. 

 

This event is in the "Young Children (0-5)" group.
This event is in the "Elementary (6-11)" group.
This event is in the "Tweens and Teens (12-17)" group.

Storybook Holiday's Tail Waggin' Tutors

11:30am - 12:30pm
Frostburg Library
Library Branch: Frostburg Library
Age Group: Young Children (0-5), Elementary (6-11), Tweens and Teens (12-17)
Program Type: Fun & Learning, Student Success
Event Details:
Stop by the library during Storybook Holiday!  We'll have story readings, Tail Waggin' Tutors, and we're a sticker stop!    11:30-12:30 Tail Waggin' Tutors Read to these amazing and loveable pets that are trained therapy anima...

Disclaimer(s)

Accessibility

The library makes every effort to ensure our programs can be enjoyed by all. If you have any concerns about accessibility or need to request specific accommodations, please contact the Programming Department at 301-777-1200.

Accompanying Adults

This program is designed for children and accompanying adults. Please plan to be attend and be engaged with your child for this program. Drop offs will not be permitted.

Food Allergies

We cannot guarantee that food served at this program has not come into contact with tree nuts, soy, or other allergens.

Photo Disclaimer

Allegany County Library System may be taking photos at library sponsored programs.  Your participation in the program signifies your permission for us to use any photos that we take of you.  Please speak to a librarian now if you would prefer that your photo not be taken.  

Please Observe Social Distancing Guidelines for Events

Masks are encouraged inside the libraries for visitors over the age of two.  Families are asked to observe a distance of 6 feet from other families, children must stay with their families.

Masks are encouraged when selecting books and retrieving crafting kits from library staff at outdoor events.   

We are using guidelines from the CDC, State of Maryland, and Allegany County Health Department. Even as we follow these guidelines, as a public space and service we cannot guarantee a germ-free environment. Attending an event is your decision based on the needs of you and your family. For patrons not comfortable attending an event, we will be offering virtual programs. 

 

This event is in the "Young Children (0-5)" group.
This event is in the "Elementary (6-11)" group.

Story Time at LaVale Branch

10:30am - 11:30am
LaVale Library
Library Branch: LaVale Library
Room: LaVale Meeting Room A
Age Group: Young Children (0-5), Elementary (6-11)
Program Type: Fun & Learning, Story Time, Student Success
Grow your child's early literacy skills with a fun-filled time of book reading, singing, rhyming, moving, and creating with one of our amazing Program Specialists!

Disclaimer(s)

Accessibility

The library makes every effort to ensure our programs can be enjoyed by all. If you have any concerns about accessibility or need to request specific accommodations, please contact the Programming Department at 301-777-1200.

Accompanying Adults

This program is designed for children and accompanying adults. Please plan to be attend and be engaged with your child for this program. Drop offs will not be permitted.

Photo Disclaimer

Allegany County Library System may be taking photos at library sponsored programs.  Your participation in the program signifies your permission for us to use any photos that we take of you.  Please speak to a librarian now if you would prefer that your photo not be taken.  

This event is in the "Young Children (0-5)" group.
This event is in the "Elementary (6-11)" group.

Story Time with Mountain Laurel Medical Center

1:00pm - 2:30pm
Westernport Library
Library Branch: Westernport Library
Room: Westernport Meeting Room
Age Group: Young Children (0-5), Elementary (6-11)
Program Type: Community Health & Wellness, Fun & Learning, Story Time, Student Success
Event Details:
Join Mountain Laurel Medical Center for a Christmas themed story time about a dragon named Diggery-Doo and his owner Drew. After each story is read, we will have a healthy snack and an arts and crafts activity related to the story. ...

Disclaimer(s)

Accompanying Adults

This program is designed for children and accompanying adults. Please plan to be attend and be engaged with your child for this program. Drop offs will not be permitted.

Food Allergies

We cannot guarantee that food served at this program has not come into contact with tree nuts, soy, or other allergens.

Photo Disclaimer

Allegany County Library System may be taking photos at library sponsored programs.  Your participation in the program signifies your permission for us to use any photos that we take of you.  Please speak to a librarian now if you would prefer that your photo not be taken.  

GC Methodist Study

1:00pm - 3:00pm
George's Creek Library
This is not a library sponsored event.
Library Branch: George's Creek Library
Room: George’s Creek Meeting Room
Purpose of Meeting
Advent Study...
This event is in the "Young Children (0-5)" group.
This event is in the "Elementary (6-11)" group.
This event is in the "Tweens and Teens (12-17)" group.

My Mini-Market with Western Maryland Food Bank

4:00pm - 6:00pm
LaVale Library
Library Branch: LaVale Library
Room: The Jeannette Johnson Study Room
Age Group: Young Children (0-5), Elementary (6-11), Tweens and Teens (12-17)
Program Type: Community Health & Wellness, Community Services
Event Details:
Kids get a unique shopping experience and will leave with foods they love! Western Maryland Food Bank will help guide kids in choosing foods that are right for them at Allegany County Library locations. PLEASE REGISTER AT THE FOLLOWING LINK FOR YO...

Disclaimer(s)

Accessibility

The library makes every effort to ensure our programs can be enjoyed by all. If you have any concerns about accessibility or need to request specific accommodations, please contact the Programming Department at 301-777-1200.

Accompanying Adults

This program is designed for children and accompanying adults. Please plan to be attend and be engaged with your child for this program. Drop offs will not be permitted.

Food Allergies

We cannot guarantee that food served at this program has not come into contact with tree nuts, soy, or other allergens.

Photo Disclaimer

Allegany County Library System may be taking photos at library sponsored programs.  Your participation in the program signifies your permission for us to use any photos that we take of you.  Please speak to a librarian now if you would prefer that your photo not be taken.  

MS Awareness Group

6:30pm - 7:45pm
South Cumberland Library
This is not a library sponsored event.
Library Branch: South Cumberland Library
Room: South Cumberland Meeting Room
Purpose of Meeting
Meeting ...
This event is in the "Young Children (0-5)" group.
This event is in the "Elementary (6-11)" group.

Story Time at Frostburg Branch

10:30am - 11:30am
Frostburg Library
Library Branch: Frostburg Library
Room: Frostburg Meeting Room
Age Group: Young Children (0-5), Elementary (6-11)
Program Type: Fun & Learning, Story Time, Student Success
Grow your child's early literacy skills with a fun-filled time of book reading, singing, rhyming, moving, and creating with one of our amazing Program Specialists!

Disclaimer(s)

Accessibility

The library makes every effort to ensure our programs can be enjoyed by all. If you have any concerns about accessibility or need to request specific accommodations, please contact the Programming Department at 301-777-1200.

Accompanying Adults

This program is designed for children and accompanying adults. Please plan to be attend and be engaged with your child for this program. Drop offs will not be permitted.

Photo Disclaimer

Allegany County Library System may be taking photos at library sponsored programs.  Your participation in the program signifies your permission for us to use any photos that we take of you.  Please speak to a librarian now if you would prefer that your photo not be taken.  

This event is in the "Young Children (0-5)" group.
This event is in the "Elementary (6-11)" group.

Story Time at George's Creek Branch

10:30am - 11:30am
George's Creek Library
Library Branch: George's Creek Library
Room: George’s Creek Story Time Room
Age Group: Young Children (0-5), Elementary (6-11)
Program Type: Fun & Learning, Story Time, Student Success
Grow your child's early literacy skills with a fun-filled time of book reading, singing, rhyming, moving, and creating with one of our amazing Program Specialists!

Disclaimer(s)

Accessibility

The library makes every effort to ensure our programs can be enjoyed by all. If you have any concerns about accessibility or need to request specific accommodations, please contact the Programming Department at 301-777-1200.

Accompanying Adults

This program is designed for children and accompanying adults. Please plan to be attend and be engaged with your child for this program. Drop offs will not be permitted.

Photo Disclaimer

Allegany County Library System may be taking photos at library sponsored programs.  Your participation in the program signifies your permission for us to use any photos that we take of you.  Please speak to a librarian now if you would prefer that your photo not be taken.  

This event is in the "Young Children (0-5)" group.
This event is in the "Elementary (6-11)" group.

Story Time at Washington St Branch

10:30am - 11:30am
Washington Street Library
Library Branch: Washington Street Library
Room: Washington Street Story Time Room
Age Group: Young Children (0-5), Elementary (6-11)
Program Type: Fun & Learning, Story Time, Student Success
Grow your child's early literacy skills with a fun-filled time of book reading, singing, rhyming, moving, and creating with one of our amazing Program Specialists!

Disclaimer(s)

Accessibility

The library makes every effort to ensure our programs can be enjoyed by all. If you have any concerns about accessibility or need to request specific accommodations, please contact the Programming Department at 301-777-1200.

Accompanying Adults

This program is designed for children and accompanying adults. Please plan to be attend and be engaged with your child for this program. Drop offs will not be permitted.

Photo Disclaimer

Allegany County Library System may be taking photos at library sponsored programs.  Your participation in the program signifies your permission for us to use any photos that we take of you.  Please speak to a librarian now if you would prefer that your photo not be taken.  

This event is in the "Tweens and Teens (12-17)" group.
This event is in the "Adult (18+)" group.

Rent A Librarian @ LaVale

11:00am - 11:30am
LaVale Library
Registration
Library Branch: LaVale Library
Age Group: Tweens and Teens (12-17), Adult (18+)
Program Type: Community Services, Student Success
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 1
Event Details:
Sign up to get one-on-one assistance from a service specialist for 30 minutes. Get help with computer, library, internet, e-reader, and many other questions! When you sign up, include what you want to learn. Be sure to bring any technology you nee...

Disclaimer(s)

Accessibility

The library makes every effort to ensure our programs can be enjoyed by all. If you have any concerns about accessibility or need to request specific accommodations, please contact the Programming Department at 301-777-1200.
This event is in the "Tweens and Teens (12-17)" group.
This event is in the "Adult (18+)" group.

Yoga at South Cumberland

11:00am - 12:00pm
South Cumberland Library
Library Branch: South Cumberland Library
Room: South Cumberland Meeting Room
Age Group: Tweens and Teens (12-17), Adult (18+)
Program Type: Community Health & Wellness, Community Services, Fun & Learning
Event Details:
Join instructor Christina Collins-Smith for yoga that is suitable for all levels, including those brand new to it. Please bring a yoga mat and water. There is no cost to attend. Bring a friend! Inquire about a yoga mat if needed.   ...

Disclaimer(s)

Accessibility

The library makes every effort to ensure our programs can be enjoyed by all. If you have any concerns about accessibility or need to request specific accommodations, please contact the Programming Department at 301-777-1200.

Accompanying Adults

This program is designed for children and accompanying adults. Please plan to be attend and be engaged with your child for this program. Drop offs will not be permitted.

Photo Disclaimer

Allegany County Library System may be taking photos at library sponsored programs.  Your participation in the program signifies your permission for us to use any photos that we take of you.  Please speak to a librarian now if you would prefer that your photo not be taken.  

Please Observe Social Distancing Guidelines for Events

Masks are encouraged inside the libraries for visitors over the age of two.  Families are asked to observe a distance of 6 feet from other families, children must stay with their families.

Masks are encouraged when selecting books and retrieving crafting kits from library staff at outdoor events.   

We are using guidelines from the CDC, State of Maryland, and Allegany County Health Department. Even as we follow these guidelines, as a public space and service we cannot guarantee a germ-free environment. Attending an event is your decision based on the needs of you and your family. For patrons not comfortable attending an event, we will be offering virtual programs. 

 

This event is in the "Young Children (0-5)" group.
This event is in the "Elementary (6-11)" group.

Story Time with Mountain Laurel Medical Center

11:00am - 12:30pm
South Cumberland Library
Library Branch: South Cumberland Library
Room: South Cumberland Story Time Room
Age Group: Young Children (0-5), Elementary (6-11)
Program Type: Community Health & Wellness, Fun & Learning, Story Time, Student Success
Event Details:
Join Mountain Laurel Medical Center for a Christmas themed story time about a dragon named Diggery-Doo and his owner Drew. After each story is read, we will have a healthy snack and an arts and crafts activity related to the story. ...

Disclaimer(s)

Accompanying Adults

This program is designed for children and accompanying adults. Please plan to be attend and be engaged with your child for this program. Drop offs will not be permitted.

Food Allergies

We cannot guarantee that food served at this program has not come into contact with tree nuts, soy, or other allergens.

Photo Disclaimer

Allegany County Library System may be taking photos at library sponsored programs.  Your participation in the program signifies your permission for us to use any photos that we take of you.  Please speak to a librarian now if you would prefer that your photo not be taken.  

This event is in the "Young Children (0-5)" group.
This event is in the "Elementary (6-11)" group.
This event is in the "Tweens and Teens (12-17)" group.
This event is in the "Adult (18+)" group.

Allegany County WIC at the Westernport Library

11:00am - 4:00pm
Westernport Library
Library Branch: Westernport Library
Room: Westernport Meeting Room
Age Group: Young Children (0-5), Elementary (6-11), Tweens and Teens (12-17), Adult (18+)
Program Type: Community Health & Wellness, Community Services
Event Details:
Allegany County WIC Program at the George's Creek Library. Two staff members will be present, serving 1-2 families at a time, every 15-30 minutes during the time requested. To schedule an appointment, please contact WIC at: (301)-759-5020. Brochures ...
This event is in the "Tweens and Teens (12-17)" group.
This event is in the "Adult (18+)" group.

Rent A Librarian @ LaVale

11:30am - 12:00pm
LaVale Library
Registration
Library Branch: LaVale Library
Room: LaVale Study Room
Age Group: Tweens and Teens (12-17), Adult (18+)
Program Type: Community Services, Student Success
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 1
Event Details:
Sign up to get one-on-one assistance from a service specialist for 30 minutes. Get help with computer, library, internet, e-reader, and many other questions! When you sign up, include what you want to learn. Be sure to bring any technology you nee...

Disclaimer(s)

Accessibility

The library makes every effort to ensure our programs can be enjoyed by all. If you have any concerns about accessibility or need to request specific accommodations, please contact the Programming Department at 301-777-1200.