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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.

Game Night at LaVale

5:00pm - 7:00pm
LaVale Library
Library Branch: LaVale Library
Age Group: Elementary (6-11), Tweens and Teens (12-17), Adult (18+)
Program Type: Fun & Learning, Student Success
Event Details:
Have fun and engage with your community by playing our board games, card games, or Nintendo Switch. Games will be provided but feel free to bring some of your own! No registration required. Guardians must be with kids under the age of 13. ...

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.

Teen Dungeons and Dragons at LaVale

5:00pm - 7:30pm
LaVale Library
Library Branch: LaVale Library
Room: LaVale Meeting Room B
Age Group: Tweens and Teens (12-17)
Program Type: Fun & Learning, Student Success
Event Details:
If you are interested in joining in the future, please fill out the interest form: https://forms.gle/Kg6xbu4i2VrLFpDVA  Teens can join in on the adventure! Whether you're a newbie or a highly skilled Paladin, banish monsters and create n...

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.

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.

Fitness Class

By performing any of the exercises in this program, you assume all risks of injury. Allegany County Library System is not responsible or liable for any injury or loss you may sustain by participating in this program. 

Not all exercises are suitable for everyone and this or any other exercise program may result in injury. Please consult your doctor before beginning this or any other exercise program.

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

Retro Gaming at South Cumberland

12:00pm - 2:00pm
South Cumberland Library
Registration
Library Branch: South Cumberland Library
Room: South Cumberland Meeting Room
Age Group: Elementary (6-11), Tweens and Teens (12-17)
Program Type: Fun & Learning
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 10
Event Details:
Come play retro games with us at South Cumberland Library! Get in on the action with these systems: NES, SNES, Sega Genesis, Xbox, Playstation and more! Snacks and drinks provided. This event is for ages 8-18.      ...

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

Gosh Yarn It! at Frostburg

2:00pm - 3:00pm
Frostburg Library
Library Branch: Frostburg Library
Room: Frostburg Meeting Room
Age Group: Tweens and Teens (12-17), Adult (18+)
Program Type: Career & Skill Building, Fun & Learning
Event Details:
Bring your current fiber art project and connect with other fiber artists!  ...

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.

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.  

LaVale Library Opening at 1 PM

10:00am - 1:00pm
LaVale Library
Closing
Branches:
LaVale Library
Description:
The LaVale Library will open at 1 PM due to a library staff meeting.  Other libraries will open at 1 PM as per their regular schedule.  ...
This event is in the "Tweens and Teens (12-17)" group.
This event is in the "Adult (18+)" group.
Library Branch: Frostburg Library
Room: Frostburg Meeting Room
Age Group: Tweens and Teens (12-17), Adult (18+)
Program Type: Community Health & Wellness, Community Services
Event Details:
Build strength, increase bone density, and decrease arthritis pain all in one safe and effective resistance band routine. Work in a supportive group setting with ACE certified trainers Mike Browning and Brittany Milbourne-Friend. This class is sui...

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.

Fitness Class

By performing any of the exercises in this program, you assume all risks of injury. Allegany County Library System is not responsible or liable for any injury or loss you may sustain by participating in this program. 

Not all exercises are suitable for everyone and this or any other exercise program may result in injury. Please consult your doctor before beginning this or any other exercise program.

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.

Science Fiction & Fantasy Book Club at South Cumberland

5:00pm - 6:30pm
South Cumberland Library
Library Branch: South Cumberland Library
Room: South Cumberland Study Room
Age Group: Tweens and Teens (12-17), Adult (18+)
Program Type: Authors & Book Groups
Event Details:
Attention sci-fi and fantasy lovers! Join us for lively conversations around fantasy and speculative fiction.  Titles are voted on each month for the next month.  Feel free to bring recommendations for future selections.  ...

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.

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

Game on Main at Westernport

6:00pm - 7:00pm
Westernport Library
Library Branch: Westernport Library
Room: Westernport Reeves Woods
Age Group: Elementary (6-11), Tweens and Teens (12-17), Adult (18+)
Program Type: Fun & Learning
Event Details:
Come play board games at the library! For kids 8 years and up, parents and families welcomed.  Games provided! ...

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

Resource Manager in the Library

1:30pm - 4:30pm
Westernport Library
Library Branch: Westernport Library
Room: Westernport Meeting Room
Age Group: Tweens and Teens (12-17), Adult (18+)
Program Type: Community Health & Wellness, Community Services
Event Details:
Are you in need of assistance with accessing vital resources in our community? In partnership with the Allegany County Department of Social Services, our library is proud to host a walk-in session with a dedicated Resource Manager, ready to help you ...

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.

South Cumberland Anime Club

4:00pm - 5:00pm
South Cumberland Library
Library Branch: South Cumberland Library
Room: South Cumberland Meeting Room
Age Group: Tweens and Teens (12-17)
Program Type: Fun & Learning
Event Details:
Every week, we embark on new adventures! It's more than just watching – it's an opportunity to connect with fellow fans, discuss your favorite scenes, and revel in the magic of animation. Bring your enthusiasm as we dive into the vibrant world of ani...

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.

Movie Disclaimer

We publicize the motion picture rating and encourage each library user to choose the appropriateness of the library event according to their individual and family needs, tastes, and values.

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.

George's Creek Library - Creating a Sourdough Starter

5:30pm - 7:00pm
George's Creek Library
Registration
Library Branch: George's Creek Library
Room: George’s Creek Meeting Room
Age Group: Tweens and Teens (12-17), Adult (18+)
Program Type: Community Health & Wellness, Fun & Learning
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 12
Event Details:
Sarah Llewellyn, a Master Gardener for Allegany County, will teach how to make, maintain, and store a sourdough starter. Sarah will also show participants what plants in our gardens work well in making delicious, homemade, sourdough focaccia. All mat...

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.

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 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.

Fitness Class

By performing any of the exercises in this program, you assume all risks of injury. Allegany County Library System is not responsible or liable for any injury or loss you may sustain by participating in this program. 

Not all exercises are suitable for everyone and this or any other exercise program may result in injury. Please consult your doctor before beginning this or any other exercise program.

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.

Resource Manager in the Library at George's Creek

11:00am - 2:00pm
George's Creek Library
Library Branch: George's Creek Library
Room: George’s Creek Meeting Room
Age Group: Tweens and Teens (12-17), Adult (18+)
Program Type: Community Health & Wellness, Community Services
Event Details:
Are you in need of assistance with accessing vital resources in our community? In partnership with the Allegany County Department of Social Services, our library is proud to host a walk-in session with a dedicated Resource Manager, ready to help you ...

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.

Rent A Librarian at LaVale

1:00pm - 1:30pm
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, legal resources, and many other questions! When you sign up, include what you want to learn. Be sure to bring any t...

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.

Rent A Librarian at LaVale

1:30pm - 2:00pm
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, legal resources, and many other questions! When you sign up, include what you want to learn. Be sure to bring any t...

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 "Adult (18+)" group.

Dungeons and Dragons at LaVale Library

5:00pm - 7:30pm
LaVale Library
Library Branch: LaVale Library
Room: LaVale Meeting Room A
Age Group: Adult (18+)
Program Type: Fun & Learning
Event Details:
If you are interested in joining in the future, please fill out the interest form: https://forms.gle/Kg6xbu4i2VrLFpDVA  Join in on the adventure! Whether you're a newbie or a highly skilled Paladin, banish monsters and create new friends...

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.

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 "Adult (18+)" group.

Coffee & Conversation at George's Creek

10:00am - 1:00pm
George's Creek Library
Library Branch: George's Creek Library
Room: George’s Creek Meeting Room
Age Group: Adult (18+)
Program Type: Community Health & Wellness, Community Services, Fun & Learning, History & Genealogy
Event Details:
Enjoy coffee or tea with old friends or new! Work on a puzzle, read the newspaper, play cards or games, and enjoy the History Room. ...

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.

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 at Washington St

2:00pm - 2:30pm
Washington Street Library
Library Branch: Washington Street Library
Age Group: Tweens and Teens (12-17), Adult (18+)
Program Type: Career & Skill Building, Community Services, Fun & Learning
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, legal resources, and many other questions! When you sign up, include what you want to learn. Be sure to bring any t...

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.

Rent A Librarian at Washington St

2:30pm - 3:00pm
Washington Street Library
Library Branch: Washington Street Library
Age Group: Tweens and Teens (12-17), Adult (18+)
Program Type: Career & Skill Building, Community Services, Fun & Learning
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, legal resources, and many other questions! When you sign up, include what you want to learn. Be sure to bring any t...

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.

Teen Dungeons and Dragons at LaVale

5:00pm - 7:30pm
LaVale Library
Library Branch: LaVale Library
Room: LaVale Meeting Room B
Age Group: Tweens and Teens (12-17)
Program Type: Fun & Learning, Student Success
Event Details:
If you are interested in joining in the future, please fill out the interest form: https://forms.gle/Kg6xbu4i2VrLFpDVA  Teens can join in on the adventure! Whether you're a newbie or a highly skilled Paladin, banish monsters and create n...

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.

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.

Fitness Class

By performing any of the exercises in this program, you assume all risks of injury. Allegany County Library System is not responsible or liable for any injury or loss you may sustain by participating in this program. 

Not all exercises are suitable for everyone and this or any other exercise program may result in injury. Please consult your doctor before beginning this or any other exercise program.

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. 

 

Memorial Day - Libraries Closed

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

Resource Manager in the Library

1:30pm - 4:30pm
Westernport Library
Library Branch: Westernport Library
Room: Westernport Meeting Room
Age Group: Tweens and Teens (12-17), Adult (18+)
Program Type: Community Health & Wellness, Community Services
Event Details:
Are you in need of assistance with accessing vital resources in our community? In partnership with the Allegany County Department of Social Services, our library is proud to host a walk-in session with a dedicated Resource Manager, ready to help you ...

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.