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(Waldorf West) Cuddle Time Story Time

6 hours 27 min ago
When: Monday, June 26, 2017 - 9:30 AM - 9:50 AM
Where: CCPL / West Branch

This story time will introduce a love for books, songs, movement and playful activities. It is designed for children ages birth to 24 months and their parents. This is a 20 minute program.

(Waldorf West) Toddler Story Time

6 hours 27 min ago
When: Monday, June 26, 2017 - 10:00 AM - 10:30 AM
Where: CCPL / West Branch

This story time encourages emerging literacy skills through books, songs, fingerplays, and flannel board stories. It is designed for 2 and 3 year olds and their parents. This is a 30 minute program that includes a simple craft.

Waldorf West Preschool Storytime

6 hours 27 min ago
When: Monday, June 26, 2017 - 10:45 AM - 11:30 AM
Where: CCPL / West Branch

This story time is a weekly program that includes longer books, songs, fingerplays, and flannel board stories and is designed for 3-5 year old children and their parents. This is a 45 minute program that includes a simple craft.

Math Club

6 hours 27 min ago
When: Monday, June 26, 2017 - 2:00 PM - 3:00 PM
Where: CCPL / La Plata Branch

Want to add the numbers from 1 to 100 in less than 30 seconds? Want to make art from math? Do all this and more - get a head start on math for next year, discover some tricks you can use on math team, and also learn some math just for the fun of it!

Oh, the Suspens(ion)!

May 24, 2017 - 2:53am
When: Thursday, June 22, 2017 - 2:00 PM - 3:00 PM
Where: CCPL / Potomac Branch at Potomac Meeting Room

Join us for a very fun and interactive program learning about different kinds of bridges and building our own suspension bridges.

Summer of Art Exploration: Galaxy Painting

May 23, 2017 - 2:49am
When: Wednesday, June 21, 2017 - 2:00 PM - 3:00 PM
Where: CCPL / Potomac Branch at Potomac Meeting Room

Join us in exploring various arts and crafts methods this summer. We will be creating one of a kind galaxy paintings.

Preschool Bug Hunt

May 22, 2017 - 2:46am
When: Tuesday, June 20, 2017 - 11:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Where: CCPL / Potomac Branch at Potomac Meeting Room

Join us for a special storytime with stories, songs, and a bug hunt around the library!

(Waldorf West) STEM Storytime: How Do Seeds Sprout

May 21, 2017 - 2:43am
When: Monday, June 19, 2017 - 10:00 AM - 10:45 AM
Where: CCPL / West Branch

Children will gain an understanding of the natural way a plant grows and learn about how a plant sends its roots down and grows up.

Waldorf West Family Story Time

May 19, 2017 - 2:35am
When: Saturday, June 17, 2017 - 11:00 AM - 11:45 AM
Where: CCPL / West Branch

This story time is a monthly program that is scheduled for every 3rd Saturday and includes books, songs, fingerplays, and flannel board stories. It is designed for children of multiple ages and their parents. This is a 45 minute program and a simple craft is included.

Tool Time

May 19, 2017 - 2:35am
When: Saturday, June 17, 2017 - 2:00 PM - 3:00 PM
Where: CCPL / Potomac Branch at Potomac Meeting Room

Meet a contractor who will introduce us to a variety of tools and demonstrate how they are used. Then we will get to make our own cool crafts!

My Fresh Start: Free Showers

May 18, 2017 - 2:33am
When: Friday, June 16, 2017 - 9:30 AM - 12:00 PM
Where: CCPL / West Branch

Lifestyles of Maryland Foundation, Inc. will partner with Charles County Public Library to make the library's public showers available to individuals who have been certified as homeless by Lifestyles. Individuals are welcome on the third Friday of the month from 9:30 a.m. to 12:00 p.m. Please call 301-609-9900 for more information.

(Waldorf West) Fun Time Yoga

May 17, 2017 - 2:27am
When: Thursday, June 15, 2017 - 11:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Where: CCPL / West Branch

Yoga comes to life in these creative themed classes designed to stimulate a child’s growing curiosity. Sprinkled with cooperative games, books, activities, and music to engage the natural energy of each child. Classes explore yoga poses, breathing exercises, and relaxation techniques to convey lessons in self-expression, stress management, body image, social skills, and positive thinking.

Crafty Kids: Painting with Tissue Paper

May 16, 2017 - 2:21am
When: Wednesday, June 14, 2017 - 6:00 PM - 7:00 PM
Where: CCPL / Potomac Branch at Potomac Meeting Room

This month we will be learning how to transfer the color of tissue paper with water on to canvas to create a one of a kind work of art that you will get to take home.

Crafty Creatures

May 16, 2017 - 2:21am
When: Wednesday, June 14, 2017 - 6:30 PM - 7:30 PM
Where: CCPL / La Plata Branch

Know a thing or two about sewing, or nothing at all? Want to make something awesome? Then Crafty Creatures is the program for you! Come join us as we make stuffed felt critters such as a cozy cat or a squeaky mouse! All materials will be provided.

Alphabet Science Storytime

May 15, 2017 - 2:18am
When: Tuesday, June 13, 2017 - 11:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Where: CCPL / Potomac Branch at Potomac Meeting Room

Join us for a special active storytime where we will use the alphabet to explore our sense of touch.

Waldorf West Evening Storytime

May 15, 2017 - 2:18am
When: Tuesday, June 13, 2017 - 6:00 PM - 6:30 PM
Where: CCPL / West Branch

This story time encourages emerging literacy skills through books, songs, fingerplays, and flannel board stories. It is designed for children of multiple ages and their parents. This is a 30 minute program that includes a simple craft.

Warped! A New Alternate Reality Game

May 12, 2017 - 2:06am
When: Saturday, June 10, 2017 - 1:00 PM - 1:00 PM
Where: CCPL / West Branch

Solve a mystery brewing at Waldorf West Library. In this alternate realty game, Professor Hunter's experiment has opened a blinking time rift in the library! Explore Waldorf West and cyberspace and find clues that will bring Professor Hunter back safely before he disappears forever.

(Waldorf West) Fun Time Yoga

May 10, 2017 - 1:55am
When: Thursday, June 08, 2017 - 11:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Where: CCPL / West Branch

Yoga comes to life in these creative themed classes designed to stimulate a child’s growing curiosity. Sprinkled with cooperative games, books, activities, and music to engage the natural energy of each child. Classes explore yoga poses, breathing exercises, and relaxation techniques to convey lessons in self-expression, stress management, body image, social skills, and positive thinking.

Homeschool S.T.E.A.M. Club

May 10, 2017 - 1:55am
When: Thursday, June 08, 2017 - 2:00 PM - 3:00 PM
Where: CCPL / Potomac Branch at Potomac Meeting Room

Once a month we will have a STEAM (Science, Technology, Engineering, Arts, and Math) activity for early elementary age homeschool students. Join us for fun, learning, and socializing. Both sessions each month will be the same activity. In June we will be learning about Aerodynamics.

Homeschool Book Club - The Wizard of Oz

May 9, 2017 - 1:50am
When: Wednesday, June 07, 2017 - 10:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Where: CCPL / West Branch

The Homeschool Book Club will feature a well-known book and the movie adaptation of that book to discuss and review. Each book club meeting encourages homeschooled children to read and compare the book to the film. In May we will read, watch and discuss The Wizard of Oz by Frank Baum.

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