Ira Marcks: Battle of the Books Author of Shark Summer

Eldersburg Elementary School 1021 Johnsville Road, Sykesville, MD, United States

For all ages. Ira Marcks is a cartoonist and author of Shark Summer and Spirit Week. Last summer, Ira Marcks burst onto the middle grade scene with his debut graphic novel Shark Summer which was inspired by the horror classic Jaws. Shark Summer was selected to be one of the 2023 Battle of the Books […]

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Century Opening Knights present Matilda–The Musical

Century High School, 355 Ronsdale Road, Sykesville, MD, 21784, United States

Roald Dahl's Matilda, also known as Matilda or Matilda the Musical, is a stage musical with music and lyrics by Tim Minchin and a book by Dennis Kelly, based on the 1988 novel Matilda by Roald Dahl. The musical's narrative centers on Matilda Wormwood, a precocious 5-year-old girl with the gift of telekinesis, who loves […]

Century Opening Knights present Matilda–The Musical

Century High School, 355 Ronsdale Road, Sykesville, MD, 21784, United States

Roald Dahl's Matilda, also known as Matilda or Matilda the Musical, is a stage musical with music and lyrics by Tim Minchin and a book by Dennis Kelly, based on the 1988 novel Matilda by Roald Dahl. The musical's narrative centers on Matilda Wormwood, a precocious 5-year-old girl with the gift of telekinesis, who loves […]

Century Opening Knights present Matilda–The Musical

Century High School, 355 Ronsdale Road, Sykesville, MD, 21784, United States

Roald Dahl's Matilda, also known as Matilda or Matilda the Musical, is a stage musical with music and lyrics by Tim Minchin and a book by Dennis Kelly, based on the 1988 novel Matilda by Roald Dahl. The musical's narrative centers on Matilda Wormwood, a precocious 5-year-old girl with the gift of telekinesis, who loves […]

Century Opening Knights present Matilda–The Musical

Century High School, 355 Ronsdale Road, Sykesville, MD, 21784, United States

Roald Dahl's Matilda, also known as Matilda or Matilda the Musical, is a stage musical with music and lyrics by Tim Minchin and a book by Dennis Kelly, based on the 1988 novel Matilda by Roald Dahl. The musical's narrative centers on Matilda Wormwood, a precocious 5-year-old girl with the gift of telekinesis, who loves […]

Homeschool Coding Club

Carroll County Public Library, Eldersburg Branch, 6400 West Hemlock Drive, Eldersburg, MD, 21784

For ages 6 - 17. Join us to explore the basics of coding! We will learn about algorithms, sequencing, problem-solving and more, using collaborative activities and drag and drop coding.

Century Opening Knights present Matilda–The Musical

Century High School, 355 Ronsdale Road, Sykesville, MD, 21784, United States

Roald Dahl's Matilda, also known as Matilda or Matilda the Musical, is a stage musical with music and lyrics by Tim Minchin and a book by Dennis Kelly, based on the 1988 novel Matilda by Roald Dahl. The musical's narrative centers on Matilda Wormwood, a precocious 5-year-old girl with the gift of telekinesis, who loves […]

Century Opening Knights present Matilda–The Musical

Century High School, 355 Ronsdale Road, Sykesville, MD, 21784, United States

Roald Dahl's Matilda, also known as Matilda or Matilda the Musical, is a stage musical with music and lyrics by Tim Minchin and a book by Dennis Kelly, based on the 1988 novel Matilda by Roald Dahl. The musical's narrative centers on Matilda Wormwood, a precocious 5-year-old girl with the gift of telekinesis, who loves […]

Century Opening Knights present Matilda–The Musical

Century High School, 355 Ronsdale Road, Sykesville, MD, 21784, United States

Roald Dahl's Matilda, also known as Matilda or Matilda the Musical, is a stage musical with music and lyrics by Tim Minchin and a book by Dennis Kelly, based on the 1988 novel Matilda by Roald Dahl. The musical's narrative centers on Matilda Wormwood, a precocious 5-year-old girl with the gift of telekinesis, who loves […]

Button Art

Carroll County Public Library, Eldersburg Branch @ 6400 W. Hemlock Drive, Eldersburg MD 21784

For ages 11 - 17. Create a unique work of art by adding buttons and embellishments! All supplies will be provided, you provide the artistic vision.

Free

Coffee with the Classics: Singin’ in the Rain

Carroll County Public Library, Eldersburg Branch, 6400 West Hemlock Drive, Eldersburg, MD, 21784

For Adults. In our new monthly program, we will enjoy coffee and donuts as we screen a classic Hollywood film. April's selection is Singin' in the Rain, starring Gene Kelly, Debbie Reynolds, and Donald O'Connor. Registration is required. Visit site for details.

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Red, White and Blues Pops Concert

Liberty High School, 5855 Bartholow Rd, Sykesville, MD, 21784, United States

Liberty High School Instrumental Music Boosters (LHSIMB) is proud to announce their annual Red, White & Blues Patriotic Pops concert Friday, May 6, 2023 at 7p.m. The concert will be held in the LHS Auditorium located at 5855 Bartholow Rd, Eldersburg, MD 21784. Tickets are $12 each. They can be purchased at the door (cash […]

$12

Teen Manga and Graphic Novel Book Club

Carroll County Public Library, Eldersburg Branch @ 6400 W. Hemlock Drive, Eldersburg MD 21784

For ages 12 - 18. Do you like manga comics, or graphic novels? Join us at CCPL's Eldersburg Branch for a graphic novel book club! We will read a manga comic, or graphic novel every month and then meet up to share our thoughts! This will be a hybrid event; please register and choose if […]

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Finksburg Book Club: The Rose Code

Carroll County Public Library, Finksburg Branch @ 2265 Old Westminster Pike, Finksburg, MD 21048

For Adults. Do you enjoy reading and talking about books? Then our book discussion group is for you! We will feature a different book at each meeting. Come join us for a sharing of good books and ideas. This month's selection is The Rose Code, by Kate Quinn.

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7th Annual Roaring 20’s Garden Party & Cornhole Benefit

Don your feather boa and step back into the Roaring 20’s, or wear whatever inspires you most to this fun event! Whether it’s gangster wear and flapper dresses or cool garden attire, you’ll find plenty of reasons to love this event. Voted one of Carroll’s Best events two years running, MREC’s 7th Annual Roaring 20's […]

$150

Coffee with the Classics: Mister Roberts

Carroll County Public Library, Eldersburg Branch, 6400 West Hemlock Drive, Eldersburg, MD, 21784

For Adults. In our new monthly program, we will enjoy coffee and donuts as we screen a classic Hollywood film. May's selection is Mister Roberts starring Henry Fonda, Jack Lemmon, James Cagney, and William Powell. Registration is required. Visit site for details.

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31th Annual Old-Fashioned Strawberry Festival

Gamber & Community Fire Co., 3838 Niner Rd., Finksburg, MD, 21048, United States

31th ANNUAL STRAWBERRY FESTIVAL, Saturday, June 10, 2023 from 9 am to 4 pm to be held at the Gamber Fire Dept Carnival Grounds, 3838 Niner Rd, Finksburg, MD 21048. Fresh Strawberries, games, pony rides, entertainment, silent auction, a variety of foods, crafts & antique vendors, and strawberry shortcake. Annual event sponsored by Messiah Lutheran […]

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LIVE! On the Green

Waverly Woods Golf Course 2100 Warwick Way, Marriottsville, MD, United States

Join us in the mission to empower lives at Power52's 2nd Annual Charity Golf Classic "LIVE! On the Green." Power52 Foundation, a 501(c)(3) nonprofit, is a unifying force in the Baltimore Metropolitan region, one that educates, mentors, trains, and gears up marginalized community members to enter the Renewable Energy Industry shovel ready to work in […]

Inked with Aliza Layne

Carroll County Public Library, Finksburg Branch @ 2265 Old Westminster Pike, Finksburg, MD 21048

For ages 12 - 18. Join us for an exciting creative workshop where you learn the art of creating graphic novels and comics with Mx. Aliza Layne, local cartoonist, illustrator, storyteller, and author of Stonewall Honor Book, Beetle and the Hollowbones! You can look forward to a short class on the unique language of comics, […]

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Ready, Set, VIOLIN!

Carroll County Public Library, Finksburg Branch, 2265 Old Westminster Pike, Finksburg, MD, 21048, United States

For ages 2 - 6. Do you have a child who loves the violin, but you're not sure if they are ready for lessons? Join the Ready, Set, VIOLIN class to find out! This class provides an opportunity to explore violin lessons without a financial commitment. Families prepare for formal lessons during the free, 3-week […]

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Monday Matinee: Encanto

Carroll County Public Library, Eldersburg Branch, 6400 West Hemlock Drive, Eldersburg, MD, 21784

For ages Birth - 10. Free movies at the library. Join us for Monday Matinees, where we'll show some of our favorite children's movies. Come early and bring a pillow to get comfortable. Free popcorn will be served while supplies last. All children under 13 years old must be accompanied by an adult. Encanto is […]

Table Top and Board Game Demo Day

Carroll County Public Library, Finksburg Branch @ 2265 Old Westminster Pike, Finksburg, MD 21048

For ages 8 - Adults. Come find the perfect game to play for the next rainy day. We'll try games like Sushi Go!, Blokus, Code Names, and more.

Finksburg Book Club: The Measure

Carroll County Public Library, Finksburg Branch @ 2265 Old Westminster Pike, Finksburg, MD 21048

For Adults. Do you enjoy reading and talking about books? Then our book discussion group is for you! We will feature a different book at each meeting. Come join us for a sharing of good books and ideas. This month's selection is The Measure by Nikki Erlick.

Free

Teen Chess Club

Carroll County Public Library, Eldersburg Branch, 6400 West Hemlock Drive, Eldersburg, MD, 21784

For ages 11 - 17. Are you an expert chess player or interested in learning? Compete and learn new skills at our monthly chess club! New and experienced chess players are welcome.

The Historic Sykesville Colored Schoolhouse

Carroll County Public Library, Eldersburg Branch, 6400 West Hemlock Drive, Eldersburg, MD, 21784

For Adults. The Schoolhouse first opened in 1904 and, at that time, was the only school for people of color in Southern Carroll County. The last class graduated in the late 1930s, and now it serves as a museum and learning center. Join Pat Greenwald, Schoolhouse Coordinator, as she presents the history of the Sykesville […]

Dare to Dream Poster Contest

Carroll County Public Library, Eldersburg Branch, 6400 West Hemlock Drive, Eldersburg, MD, 21784

For ages 11 - 13. Pick up your kit to participate in a poster contest sponsored by South Carroll Lioness-Lions Club. This year's theme is Dare to Dream. The contest is exclusively for children 11 - 13 who meet birthday eligibility. Kits will be available at the library starting September 25 and will be due […]

Art-venture: Collage

Carroll County Public Library, Finksburg Branch, 2265 Old Westminster Pike, Finksburg, MD, 21048, United States

For ages 3 - 6. Adventure through the world of art and explore different ways for little artists to express their creativity. Please wear old clothes or bring an apron. All supplies will be provided.

Bring Your Own Book to Bistro 91

Bistro 91 in Finksburg 3000 Gamber Road, Finksburg, MD, United States

For Adults. Are you reluctant to join a book club because of the required reading? Then this low-commitent book club during happy hour is for you! Show up with a book that you have read that relates to this month's theme. Grab a bite to eat and order a drink. Be ready to share a […]

Ghosts of Gettysburg

Carroll County Public Library, Finksburg Branch @ 2265 Old Westminster Pike, Finksburg, MD 21048

For ages 11 - Adults. Join local historian Nancy Householder, a tour guide for Mark Nesbitt's Ghosts of Gettysburg Candlelight Walking Tours, for a night of chilling tales and stories. Registration is required. Visit site for details.

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Ghosts of Carroll County with Storyteller Pat Hahn

Carroll County Public Library, Eldersburg Branch @ 6400 W. Hemlock Drive, Eldersburg MD 21784

For ages 14 - Adults. Back by popular demand! Pat Hahn, Carroll County Public Library librarian and storyteller, has engaged audiences with ghost tales for over 20 years. Many stories she shares of tormented souls lurking in Carroll County are from the book, Ghosts and Legends of Carroll County, Maryland by Jesse Glass, Jr.. Pat […]

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Plenty of Pumpkins

Carroll County Public Library, Eldersburg Branch @ 6400 W. Hemlock Drive, Eldersburg MD 21784

For ages 2 - 5. Join the fun as we explore pumpkins through crafts, stories, and fun! Costumes welcome.

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South Carroll High School Presents The Wizard of Oz

Carroll County Public Library, Mount Airy Branch, 705 Ridge Avenue, Mount Airy, MD, 21771

For all ages. South Carroll High School drama students will be previewing their production of the classic musical "Wizard of Oz" at the library! Join us for singing, dancing, and more!

Liberty High School Craft Fair

Liberty High School 5855 Bartholow Rd, Sykesville, MD, United States

38th Annual Fall Craft Fair Saturday, Nov. 18, 2023 from 9AM-3PM $5 pp (VENMO, Cash and Credit accepted) NO STROLLERS PLEASE Proceeds from vendor fees, concessions and admission go to Liberty High School Instrumental Music Boosters (LHSIMB), a 501(c)(3) non-profit organization *Breakfast and Lunch available in the Cafeteria *Raffle for Vendor Prizes included with ticket […]

$5 – $12

Thankful Thanksgiving Storytime

Carroll County Public Library, Finksburg Branch, 2265 Old Westminster Pike, Finksburg, MD, 21048, United States

For ages Birth - 5. Join us for a seasonal storytime where we talk about Thanksgiving and what it means to be thankful. There will be stories, songs, and a craft activity.

Terrific Turkeys

Carroll County Public Library, Finksburg Branch, 2265 Old Westminster Pike, Finksburg, MD, 21048, United States

For ages 3 - 6. Are you ready for Turkey Day? Join us to learn all about wild turkeys. We'll make a turkey headband and play a game to learn more about their habits. Come ready to move! Only kids need to register. Visit site for details.

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Oral History and Genealogy

Carroll County Public Library, Finksburg Branch, 2265 Old Westminster Pike, Finksburg, MD, 21048, United States

For Adults. Recording oral histories can help to preserve the voices and memories of families and communities for generations. Presenter and current Secretary of the Carroll County Genealogical Society, Heidi St. George, will share her years of experience as an oral historian, the principles of conducting oral history interviews, and how they can benefit genealogical […]

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Teen Lock-In: Mario Day Party

Carroll County Public Library, Eldersburg Branch @ 6400 W. Hemlock Drive, Eldersburg MD 21784

For ages 11 - 17. Join us after hours for a Super Mario Day celebration! Play Mario Kart on our big screen, make Super Mario-themed crafts, and more! Registration required. Visit site for details.

Immigration and Mental Health: A Crossroad of Social Reform in Maryland’s Late 19th Century

Carroll County Public Library, Eldersburg Branch, 6400 West Hemlock Drive, Eldersburg, MD, 21784

For Adults. Join Gate House Museum Curator Adrienne Smith as she presents ongoing research about turn-of-the-century Maryland immigration, its perception, and how it affected the population of Sykesville's Springfield Hospital. Learn about the demographic shift in immigrant populations in the late 1800s and what factors may have driven the perception of these individuals as having […]

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