Meditation at Montgomery County Public Library

Learn and practice mindfulness meditation. Sessions will begin with a 30-minute meditation period, followed by an optional 15-minute discussion Corina Urdaneta is a Venezuelan-born, certified mindfulness teacher and Awakening Joy teacher trained by Tara Brach, Jack Kornfield and James Baraz. She has been a participant in the Year of Living Mindfully directed by Jonathan Foust … Read more

Pumpkin Painting Contest at Aspen Hill Library

Join us this Saturday, 10/23 at 3pm for a Halloween pumpkin painting contest for Tweens and Teens ages 11 and up! The Aspen Hill library will provide small pumpkins, paint, glitter and more, for your pumpkin creations! The winner will receive a $10.00 gift card and everyone will receive a sweet treat. This program is … Read more

Meditation at Montgomery County Public Library

Join Corina Urdaneta for a guided meditation. Corina Urdaneta is a Venezuelan-born, certified mindfulness teacher and Awakening Joy teacher trained by Tara Brach, Jack Kornfield and James Baraz. She has been a participant in the Year of Living Mindfully directed by Jonathan Foust of the Insight Meditation Community of Washington. She is a certified yoga … Read more

Meditation at Montgomery County Public Library

Join Corina Urdaneta for a guided meditation. Corina Urdaneta is a Venezuelan-born, certified mindfulness teacher and Awakening Joy teacher trained by Tara Brach, Jack Kornfield and James Baraz. She has been a participant in the Year of Living Mindfully directed by Jonathan Foust of the Insight Meditation Community of Washington. She is a certified yoga … Read more

Corey Samuels: Lego Master – Virtual – A Summer Read and Learn Event

Learn how to build mythical creatures from Fairy Tales with Corey Samuels, from LEGO Masters and Team from Buddy vs Christmas LEGO STEM is a program that teaches students how to use LEGO to build everyday items and create stories by using their imagination. This event will take students through a magical world while demonstrating … Read more

Barry Louis Polisar – Outdoor Program at Long Branch Library

Join Barry Louis Polisar for an outdoor music concert for children and families at the Long Branch Library. Barry Louis Polisar is an author, songwriter, poet, and storyteller for children and families. A five-time Parents’ Choice Award winner, Barry is a pioneer in the world of music for children. He has recorded and shared his … Read more

“Spin Me a Shadow, Tell Me a Tale” with the Firelight Shadow Theater

Discover the magical world of shadow puppetry with Daniel Barash of Firelight Shadow Theater. After introducing audience members to the art of shadow puppetry (including numerous puppets from Southeast Asia), Daniel will share fast-paced shadow puppetry versions of best-loved folktales from around the world. Then you’ll learn how to create shadow puppets from scratch, and … Read more

Drag Queen Story Hour with Drag Queen Story Hour of Montgomery County

Join us for a glamorous, imaginative, and exciting storytime presented by Drag Queen Story Hour of Montgomery County! https://mcpl.events/drag-story-hour Drag Queen Story Hour (DQSH) is just what it sounds like—drag queens reading stories to children in libraries, schools, and bookstores. Drag Queen Story Hour captures the imagination and play of the gender fluidity in childhood … Read more

History of Sugarloaf Mountain: the Singular History of a Singular Mountain

Join Ralph Buglass for a presentation about Maryland’s iconic Sugarloaf Mountain! It is mountain laurel season! Are you thinking of Marylanders’ favorite mountain? Take off your hiking boots and rest your feet while enjoying a presentation by Ralph Buglass about the history of Sugarloaf Mountain. Login at https://mcpl.events/sugarloaf-mountain Sugarloaf Mountain, a private oasis of natural … Read more