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Tail Waggin' Tutors at Storybook Holiday

11:30am - 12:30pm
Frostburg Library
Library Branch: Frostburg Library
Age Group: Young Children (0-5), Elementary (6-11)
Program Type: Career & Skill Building, Fun & Learning
Event Details:
The Tail Waggin' Tutors are returning this year!  Visit the Frostburg Library between 11:30 AM and 12:30 PM to read to one of the friendly therapy dogs.     They love to hear your stories, especially your favorite holiday on...

Disclaimer(s)

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 required inside the libraries at all times effective August 16, 2021.  Families are asked to observe a distance of 6 feet from other families, children must stay with their families.

Masks are strongly 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. 

 

Girl Scouts - Troop #14089

3:00pm - 4:30pm
South Cumberland Library
Library Branch: South Cumberland Library
Room: South Cumberland Meeting Room
Purpose of Meeting
Two times a month - Troop Meetings...
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 "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.

Oral Health Class with AHEC West

1:00pm - 2:00pm
George's Creek Library
Library Branch: George's Creek Library
Room: George’s Creek Meeting Room
Age Group: Young Children (0-5), Elementary (6-11), Tweens and Teens (12-17), Adult (18+)
Program Type: Community Health & Wellness
Event Details:
AHEC West's Oral Health Coordinator, Julie Teter, will be giving a presentation and answering questions about oral health at the George's Creek Library along with giving out supplies to those who may be interested.  ...

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.

Please Observe Social Distancing Guidelines for Events

Masks are required inside the libraries at all times effective August 16, 2021.  Families are asked to observe a distance of 6 feet from other families, children must stay with their families.

Masks are strongly 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.
Library Branch: Off Site
Age Group: Young Children (0-5), Elementary (6-11)
Program Type: Community Services, 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.  

Please Observe Social Distancing Guidelines for Events

Masks are required inside the libraries at all times effective August 16, 2021.  Families are asked to observe a distance of 6 feet from other families, children must stay with their families.

Masks are strongly 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.

Holiday Story Time at Frostburg Branch

11:00am - 12:00pm
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
Event Details:
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!
Crafts handed out will be take-and-make at home kits. ...

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 required inside the libraries at all times effective August 16, 2021.  Families are asked to observe a distance of 6 feet from other families, children must stay with their families.

Masks are strongly 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.

Holiday Story Time at Westernport Branch

11:00am - 12:00pm
Westernport Library
Library Branch: Westernport Library
Room: Westernport Reeves Woods
Age Group: Young Children (0-5), Elementary (6-11)
Program Type: Fun & Learning, Story Time
Event Details:
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!
Crafts handed out will be take-and-make at home kits. ...

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 required inside the libraries at all times effective August 16, 2021.  Families are asked to observe a distance of 6 feet from other families, children must stay with their families.

Masks are strongly 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 in the Park at Creekside Park

10:00am - 11:00am
All Locations
Library Branch: All Locations
Age Group: Young Children (0-5), Elementary (6-11)
Program Type: Community Services, 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.  

Please Observe Social Distancing Guidelines for Events

Masks are required inside the libraries at all times effective August 16, 2021.  Families are asked to observe a distance of 6 feet from other families, children must stay with their families.

Masks are strongly 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.
This event is in the "Adult (18+)" group.

Coney Christmas: George's Creek Library open 11 AM - 3 PM

11:00am - 3:00pm
George's Creek Library
Library Branch: George's Creek Library
Age Group: Young Children (0-5), Elementary (6-11), Tweens and Teens (12-17), Adult (18+)
Program Type: Fun & Learning
Event Details:
Annual Coney Christmas celebration.   Please visit the Coney Christmas Facebook page and event for updated schedule of events. 11am-3pm-Treat and craft bag giveaway and book raffle - George's Creek Regional Library- masks required to ent...

Disclaimer(s)

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 required inside the libraries at all times effective August 16, 2021.  Families are asked to observe a distance of 6 feet from other families, children must stay with their families.

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

South Cumberland Cozy Readers Book Group

1:30pm - 2:30pm
South Cumberland Library
Library Branch: South Cumberland Library
Room: South Cumberland Meeting Room
Age Group: Tweens and Teens (12-17), Adult (18+)
Program Type: Authors & Book Groups
Event Details:
Join us for the Cozy Reader's Book Group! A new book is selected each month for the group to discuss.
December's book selection is The Noel Letters by Richard Paul Evans Please contact Cathy at the South Cumberland Library at 301-724-1607 if interested in a print book and for more information.   Available as a downloadable e...

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.

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.

Story Time in the Park at Holly Field

10:00am - 11:00am
Off Site
Library Branch: Off Site
Age Group: Young Children (0-5), Elementary (6-11)
Program Type: Community Services, 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.  

Please Observe Social Distancing Guidelines for Events

Masks are required inside the libraries at all times effective August 16, 2021.  Families are asked to observe a distance of 6 feet from other families, children must stay with their families.

Masks are strongly 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.
This event is in the "Adult (18+)" group.

Allegany County WIC at the George's Creek Library

11:00am - 4:00pm
George's Creek Library
Library Branch: George's Creek Library
Room: George’s Creek 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 "Young Children (0-5)" group.
This event is in the "Elementary (6-11)" group.

Holiday Story Time at South Cumberland Branch

11:00am - 12:00pm
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: Fun & Learning, Story Time
Event Details:
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!
Crafts handed out will be take-and-make at home kits. ...

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 required inside the libraries at all times effective August 16, 2021.  Families are asked to observe a distance of 6 feet from other families, children must stay with their families.

Masks are strongly 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 in the Park at Glendening

10:00am - 11:00am
Off Site
Library Branch: Off Site
Age Group: Young Children (0-5), Elementary (6-11)
Program Type: Community Services, 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.  

Please Observe Social Distancing Guidelines for Events

Masks are required inside the libraries at all times effective August 16, 2021.  Families are asked to observe a distance of 6 feet from other families, children must stay with their families.

Masks are strongly 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. 

 

Girl Scouts - Troop #14089

3:00pm - 4:30pm
South Cumberland Library
Library Branch: South Cumberland Library
Room: South Cumberland Meeting Room
Purpose of Meeting
Two times a month - Troop Meetings...
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 George's Creek Library

11:00am - 4:00pm
George's Creek Library
Library Branch: George's Creek Library
Room: George’s Creek 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 ...

Christmas Holiday - Libraries Closed

All Day 12/24 - 12/25
All Branches
Branches:
All Locations, Frostburg Library, George's Creek Library, LaVale Library, South Cumberland Library, Washington Street Library, Westernport Library, Off Site
Description:
All branches of the Allegany County Library System will be closed.  Access our digital resources like eBooks, audiobooks, music, movies, magazines and more at www.alleganycountylibrary.info/ebooksandmore/. ...
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 ...

New Years Holiday - Libraries Closed

All Day 12/31 - 1/1
All Branches
Branches:
All Locations, Frostburg Library, George's Creek Library, LaVale Library, South Cumberland Library, Washington Street Library, Westernport Library, Off Site
Description:
All branches of the Allegany County Library System will be closed.  Access our digital resources like eBooks, audiobooks, music, movies, magazines and more at www.alleganycountylibrary.info/ebooksandmore/. ...
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.

South Cumberland Cozy Readers Book Group

1:30pm - 2:30pm
South Cumberland Library
Library Branch: South Cumberland Library
Room: South Cumberland Meeting Room
Age Group: Tweens and Teens (12-17), Adult (18+)
Program Type: Authors & Book Groups
Event Details:
Join us for the Cozy Reader's Book Group! A new book is selected each month for the group to discuss.
[Month] book selection is Title by [author]. Please contact Cathy at the South Cumberland Library at 301-724-1607 if interested in a print book and for more information.   Available as an instant download eBook and ...

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.

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.  

Girl Scouts - Troop #14089

3:00pm - 4:30pm
South Cumberland Library
Library Branch: South Cumberland Library
Room: South Cumberland Meeting Room
Purpose of Meeting
Two times a month - Troop Meetings...