Jun
25
Tue
Younglings Rule, Nerfherders Drool! @ Mount Airy Branch Library
Jun 25 @ 2:00 pm

For all ages. In your family, who is strongest in the force? Come find out during a Star Wars trivia competition! We’ll split out the group by age and compete in teams. See how you stack up against your family members! Who has the most knowledge of a galaxy far, far away? Call 410.386.4488 for more information.

Jun
26
Wed
Teen Chopped @ Mount Airy Branch Library
Jun 26 @ 2:00 pm

For ages 11 – 17. Compete in a culinary challenge using mystery ingredients and see if you have what it takes to survive in the kitchen! Refreshments will be served. Registration begins 6/12. Call 410.386.4488 for more information.

Mount Airy Farmers’ Market @ Railyard
Jun 26 @ 3:00 pm – 7:00 pm

Local produce, baked goods, live music & more every Wednesday thru September 25th.
Tickets: http://mountairymainstreet.org.

Mount Airy Farmers’ Market @ Railyard
Jun 26 @ 3:00 pm – 7:00 pm

May 22 – September 25, 2019.  Local produce, baked goods, & more. Buy local. Eat fresh. Enjoy the Town of Mount Airy … the Heart of the Four County Community where Town & Country Meet.

Jun
27
Thu
Sally Ride: Reach for the Stars @ Mount Airy Branch Library
Jun 27 @ 11:00 am

For all ages. Join the excitement as Mary Ann Jung from History Alive portrays Sally Ride, the first American woman in space – and the youngest astronaut!
“Dr. Sally Ride was more than an astronaut – she was an American treasure. Thanks to Sally’s work throughout her lifetime, young women and girls, can now aspire to fly in space. That is primarily because of the way Sally lived her life and dedicated it to future generations.” – Former NASA Administrator Charles Bolden. All attendees need to register. Registration begins 6/13. Call 410.386.4488 for more information.

Mount Airy Senior Book Discussion Group: Dead Wake @ Mount Airy Branch Library
Jun 27 @ 12:30 pm

For adults. This month’s selection is Dead Wake: The Last Crossing of the Lusitania by Erik Larson. Call 410.386.4488 for more information.

Jun
28
Fri
Friday Night Bingo @ Sykesville-Freedom District Fire Department
Jun 28 @ 5:30 pm

5:30 – doors open; 7 p.m. – bingo start.

Jun
30
Sun
Communicating Across the Political Divide @ Westminster Branch Library - large meeting room
Jun 30 @ 2:00 pm – 4:30 pm

VOCAL Carroll County, as part of its Focus on the Issues educational series, is hosting this skills workshop presented by Better Angels, a national citizens’ organization uniting red and blue Americans in a working alliance to depolarize America.

This workshop will teach attendees what it takes to have constructive, conversations between people who disagree politically; give them the chance to practice the skills to have these conversations; and motivate them to have these conversations with people in their social network.

VOCAL is an inclusive grassroots group advocating for ethical and just principles, policies, and officials in local government.

Jul
2
Tue
Disney Party @ Mount Airy Branch Library
Jul 2 @ 2:00 pm

For birth – 8. You’ve got a friend in us, fellow Disney fans! You don’t need a genie to grant you a special wish – we really ARE having a Disney party! Come help us celebrate the characters, movies, stories, and music we all know and love. Hakuna Matata! Call 410.386.4488 for more information.

Jul
3
Wed
Mount Airy Farmers’ Market @ Railyard
Jul 3 @ 3:00 pm – 7:00 pm

Local produce, baked goods, live music & more every Wednesday thru September 25th.
Tickets: http://mountairymainstreet.org.

Mount Airy Farmers’ Market @ Railyard
Jul 3 @ 3:00 pm – 7:00 pm

May 22 – September 25, 2019.  Local produce, baked goods, & more. Buy local. Eat fresh. Enjoy the Town of Mount Airy … the Heart of the Four County Community where Town & Country Meet.

Jul
5
Fri
Friday Night Bingo @ Sykesville-Freedom District Fire Department
Jul 5 @ 5:30 pm

5:30 – doors open; 7 p.m. – bingo start.

Teen Tech After Hours @ Mount Airy Branch Library
Jul 5 @ 6:00 pm

For ages 11 – 17. Learn how to use a green screen and explore the world of virtual reality at our tech-themed after hours! The fun won’t be all virtual, though – you’ll also get a chance to explore the library after hours with games like Capture the Flag and Zombie Tag. Parent pick-up at 8:00 PM. Call 410.386.4488 for more information.

Vinyasa in the Vineyard @ Galloping Goose Vineyards and Winery
Jul 5 @ 6:00 pm

Join Missy from Rapha Holistic Wellness in an evening of yoga and wine at the gorgeous Galloping Goose Vineyards. The evening will begin with a 75min All Levels yoga class, leaving your body and mind relaxed and refreshed. Then Diane from Galloping Goose will introduce us to their wines! Lite fare will be provided, and you get to keep you commemorative glass!

Jul
6
Sat
Country Breakfast Buffet @ Church of the Ascension - Holy Cross Hall
Jul 6 @ 7:00 am – 11:00 am

The Ascension Country Breakfast is held on the first Saturday of every month. Come hungry, leave full. Called the best in Carroll County by many of our customers, a full all-you-can-eat breakfast menu including pancakes, Hahn sausage, scrambled eggs, hashed brown potatoes, egg and ham casserole, sausage gravy and biscuits, creamed chipped beef, assorted fruit, assorted pastries, fresh brewed coffee, hot tea, hot chocolate, milk, and juices all at an affordable price. Plenty of parking in the lot behind the church off Ralph St.
The breakfast crew is always looking for more volunteers. If you would like to be involved with this monthly event that benefits the church financially, please contact the church office.

Jul
8
Mon
Meetup Mondays @ Mount Airy Branch Library
Jul 8 @ 11:00 am

For ages 2 – 5. Join us for a playgroup just for preschoolers. Come enjoy a festive space where you and your child can explore and play with our toys, read a board book, enjoy music, and socialize with others. Call 410.386.4488 for more information.

Teen Advisory Board @ Mount Airy Branch Library
Jul 8 @ 6:30 pm

For ages 12 – 17. 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! Call 410.386.4488 for more information.

Jul
9
Tue
Recycled Robot Reboot! @ Mount Airy Branch Library
Jul 9 @ 2:00 pm

For ages 6 – 12. Our robot needs a reboot! Help us update the famous library robot and create your very own robot model out of all sorts of recycled objects. You never know what you might discover as you experiment building with strange and unique materials. Only kids need to register. Registration begins 6/25. Call 410.386.4488 for more information.

Jul
10
Wed
Robo Dojo: Code with Pepper @ Mount Airy Branch Library
Jul 10 @ 1:30 pm

For ages 11 – adults. Meet Pepper, CCPL’s humanoid robot! Program Pepper to strike up a conversation, dance, or tell a story using the simple drag and drop language interface, Choregraphe. No previous coding experience is required. Explore coding concepts and human robot interaction in a fun way. Pepper was funded by a Library Services and Technology Act Grant from the Maryland State Library and Institute of Museum and Library Services. Registration begins 6/26. Call 410.386.4488 for more information.

Mount Airy Farmers’ Market @ Railyard
Jul 10 @ 3:00 pm – 7:00 pm

Local produce, baked goods, live music & more every Wednesday thru September 25th.
Tickets: http://mountairymainstreet.org.

Mount Airy Farmers’ Market @ Railyard
Jul 10 @ 3:00 pm – 7:00 pm

May 22 – September 25, 2019.  Local produce, baked goods, & more. Buy local. Eat fresh. Enjoy the Town of Mount Airy … the Heart of the Four County Community where Town & Country Meet.

Jul
11
Thu
Aliens: Escape from Earth @ Mount Airy Branch Library
Jul 11 @ 10:00 am

For ages 4 – 12. During a meteor shower, something mysterious falls to Earth. When two kids investigate, they discover a family of visitors from another planet. Trapped by a crazy space scientist, the aliens need help to escape from Earth! Join the intergalactic fun combining exciting science experiments with an action-packed alien adventure. It’s totally out of this world! Presented by ScienceTellers. Generously supported by Mount Garage Doors, Inc. All attendees need to register. Registration begins 6/27. Call 410.386.4488 for more information.

Astronaut Academy: Geology @ Mount Airy Branch Library
Jul 11 @ 10:00 am

For ages 7 – 11. In order to explore outer space, astronauts have to be experts at, well, everything! In this Astronaut Academy session, we’ll learn the basics of observing, data and sample collecting, and what to do when you discover an alien planet! Only kids need to register. Registration begins 6/27. Call 410.386.4488 for more information.

Jul
12
Fri
Memory Writing @ Mount Airy Branch Library
Jul 12 @ 2:00 pm

For adults. Join us as we recall fond memories and free-write, creating a journal for others (and ourselves) to enjoy! Each month holds a different topic. Call 410.386.4488 for more information.

Friday Night Bingo @ Sykesville-Freedom District Fire Department
Jul 12 @ 5:30 pm

5:30 – doors open; 7 p.m. – bingo start.

Jul
13
Sat
Common Ground on the Hill Roots Music & Arts Festival @ Carroll County Farm Museum
Jul 13 all-day

4 stages of continuous performance, featuring headliners The Tim O’Brien Band. Americana, bluegrass, blues, Celtic, old-time, Native American music, dance and more! Also featuring Latin-grass band Che Apalache, Ken Kolodner, Urban Artistry, Sankofa Dance Theater, Walt Michael & Co., Nicolas Carter, Wherligig and many more. 4 stages, food, camping, beer/wine, juried arts & crafts, children’s area. Yoga throughout the day.

Heavens to Betsey 9th Annual Animal Rescue Flea Market Fundraiser @ HEAVENS TO BETSEY
Jul 13 all-day

CARROLL COUNTY AG CENTER OUTDOOR EVENT- 8am-2pm
(Ent across from 735 gist rd)-WESTMINSTER MD 21157
OVER 100 FLEA & CRAFT VENDORS- ANTIQUES- COLLECTIBLES-JEWELRY-TOYS- DOLLS- FURNITURE-
TOOLS- ELECTRONICS & MORE!
FOOD- SNOWBALLS- THE COW ICE CREAM
$1 RAFFLE- FREE GIVEAWAY BAGS TO 1st 100 SHOPPERS-AT HEAVENS TO BETSEY ENTRANCE BOOTH!
BENEFITS CARROLL COUNTY HUMANE SOCIETY
Space 20 x 20- $25
WAGIN TAILS & KIDZ WELCOME!

World War II Family Day Taneytown History Museum @ Taneytown History Museum
Jul 13 @ 10:00 am – 2:00 pm

World War II Family Day – Military vehicles on display. World War II reenactors attending and demonstrating their roles. Special displays outside. Victory Garden display.
Also visit the new 2019 museum exhibit inside the museum from 10 am to 4 pm. Light refreshments will be provided. The museum is handicap accessible. Parking is available in back of the museum.
Regular hours of the museum – Fridays 10 am to 1 pm, Saturdays and Sundays 1 to 4 pm. Group tours can be arranged. Call 443-918-8687

Jul
14
Sun
Sunday Night Social Dance @ Winfield Volunteer Fire Department Social Hall
Jul 14 @ 6:30 pm – 10:00 pm

Come out and join us at the Winfield Volunteer Fire Company Social Hall.  Enjoy refreshments and a beautiful hardwood dance floor.  Snacks provided.  BYOB.   Dance is held second Sunday of each month (except May & July 2018).  Bring a new friend to the dance on April 8, 2018 and you will both be entered into a special drawing for a free admission to a future dance.
 

Jul
16
Tue
Nebula Notebooks @ Mount Airy Branch Library
Jul 16 @ 2:00 pm

For ages 11 – 17. Capture the cosmos and create a notebook that’s out of this world! Learn a simple painting technique that will help you make your school supplies universally awesome! All materials provided. Registration begins 7/2. Call 410.386.4488 for more information.

Jul
17
Wed
Mount Airy Book Discussion Group: Endurance @ Mount Airy Branch Library
Jul 17 @ 1:00 pm

For adults. This month’s selection is Endurance: A Year in Space, A Lifetime of Discovery by Scott Kelly. Call 410.386.4488 for more information.

Mount Airy Farmers’ Market @ Railyard
Jul 17 @ 3:00 pm – 7:00 pm

Local produce, baked goods, live music & more every Wednesday thru September 25th.
Tickets: http://mountairymainstreet.org.

Mount Airy Farmers’ Market @ Railyard
Jul 17 @ 3:00 pm – 7:00 pm

May 22 – September 25, 2019.  Local produce, baked goods, & more. Buy local. Eat fresh. Enjoy the Town of Mount Airy … the Heart of the Four County Community where Town & Country Meet.

Jul
18
Thu
Fables Rule: Traditional Tales with a STEM Twist @ Mount Airy Branch Library
Jul 18 @ 10:00 am

For all ages. Join acclaimed storyteller Diane Macklin as she captivates young and old with her dancing hands, lyrical voice and high energy. Celebrate classic tales with a new twist in honor of a centuries old tradition of living and learning through stories. Stories, bubbling over with humor, good sense, and valuable lessons, nourish the mind and heart. All attendees need to register. Registration begins 7/4. Call 410.386.4488 for more information.

One Giant Leap: The First Moon Landing @ Mount Airy Branch Library
Jul 18 @ 2:00 pm

For all ages. Fifty years have passed since man first walked on the Moon on July 20, 1969. Join Solar System Ambassador Erin Gambrill for a special program on the Apollo missions of the 1960s and ’70s. Six Apollo missions landed astronauts safely on the Moon’s surface; the only times humans have visited another world. Share the adventure as we celebrate Earth’s Moon and handle actual lunar samples (moon rocks) from NASA. Call 410.386.4488 for more information.

Therapeutic Paint Night @ Cob51 Art Studio
Jul 18 @ 7:00 pm – 8:15 pm

Join us for a guided painting experience with art therapist Anna Mills of Chesapeake Mental Health Collaborative! All supplies and light refreshments will be provided. Let’s gather and recharge before back-to-school season starts! All are welcome.

Anna L. Mills MA, ATR-BC, LCPAT is a board certified and licensed art therapist with a private practice in Baltimore, Maryland. She holds a Masters degree in Art Therapy and Counseling from Southwestern College in Santa Fe, New Mexico. She believes “the creative process of art making naturally supports growth and healing. By reflecting upon the experience of creating, the profound personal transformation is possible.”

Jul
19
Fri
Chris Fascione: Juggling Funny Stories @ Mount Airy Branch Library
Jul 19 @ 1:00 pm

For all ages. Laugh out loud with award winning family entertainer Chris Fascione, who brings children’s stories to life with his high-spirited performance. Full of energy, humor, and imagination, Chris creates colorful characters through his unique combination of acting, storytelling, comedy, and juggling. Chris brings out the kid in everyone; all ages will enjoy participating in the show. Get a preview at www.chrisfascione.com/videos.html. All attendees need to register. Registration begins 7/5. Call 410.386.4488 for more information.

Friday Night Bingo @ Sykesville-Freedom District Fire Department
Jul 19 @ 5:30 pm

5:30 – doors open; 7 p.m. – bingo start.

Jul
20
Sat
Flea Market @ St Paul's Church
Jul 20 @ 8:00 am – 2:00 pm

2019 FLEA MARKETS
April 20, May 18, June 15, July 20, Aug 17, Sept 21, Oct 12

8am-2pm Rain or Shine

Over 70 Vendor Spaces!
Coffee, Baked Goods, Snacks, Lunch and Drinks for sale.

ST PAUL’S CHURCH
15773 Dover Rd
Upperco, MD 21155
Phone: 410-526-7598
Email: FleaMarket@StPaulsUpperco.org

Hot Summer Days & Nights @ Downtown Mount Airy
Jul 20 @ 10:00 am – 9:00 pm

Day & evening family fun activities in our historic downtown including sidewalk chalk art.
Tickets: http://mountairymainstreet.org.

Read with a Furry Friend @ Mount Airy Branch Library
Jul 20 @ 1:00 pm

For ages 3 – adults. KPET’s trained reading dogs provide a relaxed, informal atmosphere for kids to practice reading. Every dog enjoys a good story! Call 410.386.4488 for more information.

Jul
22
Mon
Meetup Mondays @ Mount Airy Branch Library
Jul 22 @ 11:00 am

For ages 2 – 5. Join us for a playgroup just for preschoolers. Come enjoy a festive space where you and your child can explore and play with our toys, read a board book, enjoy music, and socialize with others. Call 410.386.4488 for more information.

We Scream for Ice Cream! @ Mount Airy Branch Library
Jul 22 @ 2:00 pm

For ages 4 – 9. One scoop, two scoops, three scoops, four! We love ice cream, let’s have some more! Join us for stories, songs, and crafts about a delicious cold summer treat. Come celebrate the summer with ice cream…at the library! Only kids need to register. Registration begins 7/8. Call 410.386.4488 for more information.

Jul
23
Tue
Cosmic Bath Bombs DIY @ Mount Airy Branch Library
Jul 23 @ 2:00 pm

For ages 11 – 17. Mix up and mold your own galaxy bath bomb, then take it home to experience some out-of-this-world relaxation! Registration begins 7/9. Call 410.386.4488 for more information.

Jul
24
Wed
Beyond a Year in Space: A Viewing @ Mount Airy Branch Library
Jul 24 @ 3:00 pm

For all ages. Join us for a viewing of Beyond a Year in Space, which traces the steps of human space flight from the first animals sent into space to Scott Kelly’s historic flight, and into the future of humanity finding its place in the cosmos. On March 2nd, 2016, Scott Kelly returned to earth from the International Space Station after spending a record-breaking year in outer space. Now, scientists are studying Scott to answer the pressing questions: how did space change him? And how can we keep future astronauts safe on long journeys to deep space and beyond? Call 410.386.4488 for more information.

Mount Airy Farmers’ Market @ Railyard
Jul 24 @ 3:00 pm – 7:00 pm

Local produce, baked goods, live music & more every Wednesday thru September 25th.
Tickets: http://mountairymainstreet.org.

Mount Airy Farmers’ Market @ Railyard
Jul 24 @ 3:00 pm – 7:00 pm

May 22 – September 25, 2019.  Local produce, baked goods, & more. Buy local. Eat fresh. Enjoy the Town of Mount Airy … the Heart of the Four County Community where Town & Country Meet.

The Little Red Hen @ Mount Airy Branch Library
Jul 24 @ 6:30 pm

For ages 3 – 12. The Little Red Hen is tired of eating boring old chicken feed for supper. She wants something new, bold, and different! A pizza is the solution, but who will help the Little Red Hen make it? Horse and Lizard are always ready to help out, but can they cook? Join us and the animals as we embark on a wacky, and maybe a little messy, kitchen adventure! All attendees need to register. Registration begins 7/10. Call 410.386.4488 for more information.

Jul
25
Thu
The Little Red Hen @ Mount Airy Branch Library
Jul 25 @ 9:30 am

For ages 3 – 12. The Little Red Hen is tired of eating boring old chicken feed for supper. She wants something new, bold, and different! A pizza is the solution, but who will help the Little Red Hen make it? Horse and Lizard are always ready to help out, but can they cook? Join us and the animals as we embark on a wacky, and maybe a little messy, kitchen adventure! All attendees need to register. Registration begins 7/11. Call 410.386.4488 for more information.

The Little Red Hen @ Mount Airy Branch Library
Jul 25 @ 11:30 am

For ages 3 – 12. The Little Red Hen is tired of eating boring old chicken feed for supper. She wants something new, bold, and different! A pizza is the solution, but who will help the Little Red Hen make it? Horse and Lizard are always ready to help out, but can they cook? Join us and the animals as we embark on a wacky, and maybe a little messy, kitchen adventure! All attendees need to register. Registration begins 7/10. Call 410.386.4488 for more information.