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Carroll County Public Library schedules (Oct. 27-Nov. 2)

In 2013, Master Gardener Andrea Kowaleski, of Eldersburg, describes some of the features of the Eldersburg library’s native plant garden to Anita Leamy, of Eldersburg; Mary Bosch, of Sykesville; and Peggy Dash, of Winfield, another Master Gardener.
In 2013, Master Gardener Andrea Kowaleski, of Eldersburg, describes some of the features of the Eldersburg library’s native plant garden to Anita Leamy, of Eldersburg; Mary Bosch, of Sykesville; and Peggy Dash, of Winfield, another Master Gardener. (Submitted photo)

The following programs will be offered through Carroll County Public Library. Registration is required only where noted. For more information, call 410-386-4488. Visit www.library.carr.org for more program information.

Eldersburg

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6400 W. Hemlock Drive, Eldersburg

410-386-4460, 410-795-3520

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Thursday

Read and Play: 9:45 a.m. For ages birth-24 months, with accompanying caregiver. Join your little one at a storytime featuring interactive books, rhymes, music, and movement, followed by playgroup activities which allow children to practice skills and socialize.

Twos and Threes Together: Halloween: 11 a.m. For ages 2-3, with accompanying caregiver. This lively, fast-paced storytime for young children includes books, songs, fingerplays, and movement.

Point! Time: with Chris: 2 p.m. For ages 8-adults. Drop-in for self-guided use of our makerspace resources on a first-come, first-served basis during our open hours. Check our website for a full list of the equipment and software available. Parents and caregivers are encouraged to work with children 12 and under to explore their interests. The Nov. 7, 8 and 9 sessions are some of the many Maryland STEM Festival events across the state.

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Chat 'n Chew: Putting Your Garden to Bed: 7 p.m. For adults. Join the Carroll County Master Gardeners as they discuss putting your garden to bed. Share your successes and struggles in the garden and get advice to help your garden thrive.

Friday

Tinker Tots: 10 a.m. For ages 2-5. A little push, a twist, a turn. Keep those little fingers busy and experimenting in our library Tinkertown. Fun, playful activities will engage the mind and body as your child builds his/her fine motor skills and creativity. Children 3 and younger must be accompanied by an adult caregiver. Refreshments will be served. Only kids need to register.

Saturday

Saturday Storytime: Halloween: 9:45 a.m. For all ages. We'll share books, stories, rhymes, music, and movement. Come talk, sing, read, write, and play together in a format appropriate for young children. Children 3 and younger must be accompanied by an adult caregiver.

Sunday

No special programs listed.

Monday

Family Storytime: Halloween: 9:45 a.m. For all ages. We'll share books, stories, rhymes, music, and movement. Come talk, sing, read, write, and play together in a format appropriate for young children. Children 3 and younger must be accompanied by an adult caregiver.

Family Storytime: Halloween: 11 a.m. For all ages. We'll share books, stories, rhymes, music, and movement. Come talk, sing, read, write, and play together in a format appropriate for young children. Children 3 and younger must be accompanied by an adult caregiver.

Point! Time: with Jordan: 11 a.m. For ages 8-adults. Drop-in for self-guided use of our makerspace resources on a first-come, first-served basis during our open hours. Check our website for a full list of the equipment and software available. Parents and caregivers are encouraged to work with children 12 and under to explore their interests. The Nov. 7, 8 and 9 sessions are some of the many Maryland STEM Festival events across the state.

Point! Time: with Buff: 2 p.m. For ages 8-adults. Drop-in for self-guided use of our makerspace resources on a first-come, first-served basis during our open hours. Check our website for a full list of the equipment and software available. Parents and caregivers are encouraged to work with children 12 and under to explore their interests. The Nov. 7, 8 and 9 sessions are some of the many Maryland STEM Festival events across the state.

Tuesday

Read and Play: 9:45 a.m. For ages birth-24 months, with accompanying caregiver. Join your little one at a storytime featuring interactive books, rhymes, music, and movement, followed by playgroup activities which allow children to practice skills and socialize.

Read and Play: 11 a.m. For ages birth-24 months, with accompanying caregiver. Join your little one at a storytime featuring interactive books, rhymes, music, and movement, followed by playgroup activities which allow children to practice skills and socialize.

Open Exploration: Preschool: 2 p.m. For ages 2-6. Drop by to explore, create, and discover through self-directed STEAM activities. A fun filled, informal, and friendly experience awaits you. All children must be accompanied by an adult caregiver.

Battle of the Books Information Session: 6:30 p.m. For adults. Parents and coaches of CCPS students thinking about being part of the Battle of the Books competition are invited to attend an information session. We will share information about the battle, the books, the rules, answer questions, and give preparation tips for both the elementary and middle school battles.

Wednesday

Read and Play: 9:45 a.m. For ages birth-24 months, with accompanying caregiver. Join your little one at a storytime featuring interactive books, rhymes, music, and movement, followed by playgroup activities which allow children to practice skills and socialize.

Twos and Threes Together: Food: 11 a.m. For ages 2-3, with accompanying caregiver. This lively, fast-paced storytime for young children includes books, songs, fingerplays, and movement.

Wacky Wednesday: 1:30 p.m. For all ages. We'll share books, stories, rhymes, music, and movement. Come talk, sing, read, write, and play together in a format appropriate for young children. Children 3 and younger must be accompanied by an adult caregiver.

Point! Time: with Kahla: 4:30 p.m. For ages 8-adults. Drop-in for self-guided use of our makerspace resources on a first-come, first-served basis during our open hours. Check our website for a full list of the equipment and software available. Parents and caregivers are encouraged to work with children 12 and under to explore their interests. The Nov. 7, 8 and 9 sessions are some of the many Maryland STEM Festival events across the state.

Deep Relaxation Class: 7 p.m. For ages 13-adults. Join us and experience the benefits of a deep relaxation session, in this inward focused yoga class. Through gentle asanas (comfortable stretching), yoga nidra (deep relaxation), an introduction to pranayama (breathing practices), and meditation we work from the physical body to the subtle bodies, restoring and inviting peace to our being. No experience necessary. Please bring a mat and a blanket. All attendees need to register.

Finksburg

2265 Old Westminster Pike, Finksburg

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410-386-4505

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Thursday

Twos and Threes Together: Clothes: 9:45 a.m. For ages 2-3, with accompanying caregiver. This lively, fast-paced storytime for young children includes books, songs, fingerplays and movement.

Read and Play: 11 a.m. For ages birth-24 months, with accompanying caregiver. Join your little one at a storytime featuring interactive books, rhymes, music, and movement, followed by playgroup activities which allow children to practice skills and socialize.

Friday

Sensory Stations for Baby: 10:30 a.m. For ages birth-24 months, with accompanying caregiver. The world is a sensational place. Full of different textures, sights, and sounds. Join us as we travel around from station to station, exploring our senses and developing our motor skills.

Saturday

Art Out and About: 10:30 a.m. For ages 6-12. Come celebrate the beauty of nature by making your own natural collage with elements from all around outside. Use leaves, stems, etc., that we have here or bring your own. We will photograph your masterpiece to preserve its beauty, and then return all the pieces to Mother Nature so she can use them for her own masterpiece-the great outdoors.

Monstrous Make-up: 1:30 p.m. For ages 12-17. Register for this event. Learn how to turn yourself into a monster for Halloween-no curses or mad science lab required.

Sunday

No special programs listed.

Monday

Spooky Storytime: 1:30 p.m. For ages 3-6. It's Halloween. Put on a costume and join us for a spooky storytime with stories, songs, and a witch's brew. Children 3 and younger must be accompanied by an adult caregiver.

Tuesday

Preschool Vision Screening: 9 a.m.-noon. For ages 2-6. Drop by for a free vision screening. The screening, for preschool-aged children, will test for nearsightedness, farsightedness, unequal focusing, and differences in the power of the eyes. Children must be accompanied by an adult caregiver. Offered in partnership with the Deer Park Lions Club.

Read and Play: 9:45 a.m. For ages birth-24 months, with accompanying caregiver. Join your little one at a storytime featuring interactive books, rhymes, music, and movement, followed by playgroup activities which allow children to practice skills and socialize.

Twos and Threes Together: Farm: 11 a.m. For ages 2-3, with accompanying caregiver. This lively, fast-paced storytime for young children includes books, songs, fingerplays and movement.

Ready, Set, School: Farm: 1:30 p.m. For ages 3-6. An independent storytime that prepares children for school. Fun, hands-on activities will teach listening, pre-reading, math, movement, music, and art skills. All adult caregivers are welcome.

Interfaith Community of Carroll County Discussion Series: 6:30 p.m. For adults. Join the Interfaith Community of Carroll County for a series on faith in our community. On Nov. 1 the group will discuss Islam with leadership provided by participants from the Islamic Society of Carroll County and the Muslim Student Association of McDaniel College. The event will include a presentation on key beliefs and faith practices of Muslims highlighting some of the shared beliefs and values of Islam, Judaism, and Christianity noting the shared traditions as Abrahamic faiths.

Wednesday

Family Storytime: Farm: 9:45 a.m. For all ages. We'll share books, stories, rhymes, music, and movement. Come talk, sing, read, write, and play together in a format appropriate for young children. Children 3 and younger must be accompanied by an adult caregiver.

Family Storytime: Farm: 11 a.m. For all ages. We'll share books, stories, rhymes, music, and movement. Come talk, sing, read, write, and play together in a format appropriate for young children. Children 3 and younger must be accompanied by an adult caregiver.

Pajama Party Storytime: Farm: 6:30 p.m. For all ages. Wear your pajamas, bring your favorite stuffed animal, and listen to stories before bed. This storytime, open to all ages, introduces stories through books, songs, and activities. Children 3 and younger must be accompanied by an adult caregiver.

Mount Airy

705 Ridge Ave., Mount Airy

410-386-4470, 301-829-5290

Thursday

Twos and Threes Together: Halloween: 10 a.m. For ages 2-3, with accompanying caregiver. This lively, fast-paced storytime for young children includes books, songs, fingerplays, and movement.

Mount Airy Senior Book Discussion Group: 12:30 p.m. For adults. Join us at the Mount Airy Senior Center for a discussion of this month's book, "The Innocent Man," by John Grisham.

Friday

Ready, Set, School: Halloween: 10 a.m. For ages 3-6. An independent storytime that prepares children for school. Fun, hands-on activities will teach listening, pre-reading, math, movement, music, and art skills. All adult caregivers are welcome.

Family Storytime: Halloween: 11 a.m. For all ages. We'll share books, stories, rhymes, music, and movement. Come talk, sing, read, write, and play together in a format appropriate for young children. Children 3 and younger must be accompanied by an adult caregiver.

Saturday

Saturday Storytime: Halloween: 11 a.m. For all ages. We'll share books, stories, rhymes, music, and movement. Come talk, sing, read, write, and play together in a format appropriate for young children. Children 3 and younger must be accompanied by an adult caregiver.

Learn with LittleBits: 1 p.m. For ages 8-15. Explore connectivity with littleBits, a collection of electronic units which snap together with small magnets for prototyping and discovery. What can you create? Only kids need to register.

Sunday

No special programs listed.

Monday

Read and Play: 9:45 a.m. For ages birth-24 months, with accompanying caregiver. Join your little one at a storytime featuring interactive books, rhymes, music, and movement, followed by playgroup activities which allow children to practice skills and socialize.

Twos and Threes Together: Halloween: 11 a.m. For ages 2-3, with accompanying caregiver. This lively, fast-paced storytime for young children includes books, songs, fingerplays, and movement.

Icky, Creepy, and Gross Science: 2:30 p.m. For ages 5-11. Are you ready to put on your safety goggles and be a mad scientist? Participate in ooey, gooey, and yucky science experiments bound to make you go eew. Only kids need to register.

Tuesday

Family Storytime: Colors: 10 a.m. For all ages. We'll share books, stories, rhymes, music, and movement. Come talk, sing, read, write, and play together in a format appropriate for young children. Children 3 and younger must be accompanied by an adult caregiver.

Family Storytime: Colors: 11 a.m. For all ages. We'll share books, stories, rhymes, music, and movement. Come talk, sing, read, write, and play together in a format appropriate for young children. Children 3 and younger must be accompanied by an adult caregiver.

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Wednesday

Read and Play: 9:45 a.m. For ages birth-24 months, with accompanying caregiver. Join your little one at a storytime featuring interactive books, rhymes, music, and movement, followed by playgroup activities which allow children to practice skills and socialize.

Twos and Threes Together: Colors: 11 a.m. For ages 2-3, with accompanying caregiver. This lively, fast-paced storytime for young children includes books, songs, fingerplays, and movement.

North Carroll

2255 Hanover Pike, Greenmount

410-386-4480

Thursday

Family Storytime: Forest: 10 a.m. For all ages. We'll share books, stories, rhymes, music, and movement. Come talk, sing, read, write, and play together in a format appropriate for young children. Children 3 and younger must be accompanied by an adult caregiver.

Bring Your Own Device & Learn About Zinio: 7 p.m. For adults. Please bring your smartphone, tablet, or laptop and join us to learn more about Zinio, a digital magazine service free to library patrons. Zinio provides access to the digital editions of the magazines you love, delivering the exact same material you get in print, plus exclusive features like video, audio, and live links. The program will provide a brief tutorial on how to create an account, checkout a magazine, and download using your library account.

The Maryland Zoo Presents: Conservation Conversation: 7 p.m. For ages 12-adults. The Maryland Zoo in Baltimore will have an in-depth discussion of the Panamanian Golden Frog's natural history, the conservation concerns, and the ways in which the zoo and other organization are working to protect them. Presented by the Maryland Zoo in Baltimore with funding from The Kahlert Foundation.

Friday

Read and Play: 10:30 a.m. For ages birth-24 months, with accompanying caregiver. Join your little one at a storytime featuring interactive books, rhymes, music, and movement, followed by playgroup activities which allow children to practice skills and socialize.

Saturday

LEGO Creations: 10 a.m. For all ages. Want to build a castle? Or a spaceship? Or something totally new and different? Join us for a LEGO program where you can build whatever you would like. We supply the blocks and you supply the creativity. Bring your dad or your mom and build together. Children 3 and younger must be accompanied by an adult caregiver.

Bring Your Own Device & Learn About Zinio: 11 a.m. For adults. Please bring your smartphone, tablet, or laptop and join us to learn more about Zinio, a digital magazine service free to library patrons. Zinio provides access to the digital editions of the magazines you love, delivering the exact same material you get in print, plus exclusive features like video, audio, and live links. The program will provide a brief tutorial on how to create an account, check out a magazine, and download using your library account.

Sunday

No special programs listed.

Monday

Boo Bash: 10 a.m. For all ages. Join us for fun, scary stories followed by a costume parade. Children 3 and younger must be accompanied by an adult caregiver.

Tuesday

Move & Learn: Autumn: 10 a.m. For ages 2-6. A theme-based storytime featuring an age-appropriate story, songs, and learning activities, with a concentration on creative movement. Children 3 and younger must be accompanied by an adult caregiver.

Researching Your Civil War Soldier: 7 p.m. For adults. Resources for researching your Civil War soldier will be covered, whether he was Blue or Gray. To illustrate, two case studies will be presented from Carroll County soldiers, one Union and one Confederate. Presented by Debra A. Hoffman of the Carroll County Genealogical Society. A Celebrating America program.

Teen Writing Group: 7 p.m. For ages 11-17. Attention teen writers. Here is your opportunity to share your individual writing with others or work together to craft a new story. Be prepared to talk about characters, plots, and settings.

Wednesday

Family Storytime: Autumn: 10 a.m. For all ages. We'll share books, stories, rhymes, music, and movement. Come talk, sing, read, write, and play together in a format appropriate for young children. Children 3 and younger must be accompanied by an adult caregiver.

Pajama Party Storytime: Autumn: 6:45 p.m. For all ages. Wear your pajamas, bring your favorite stuffed animal, and listen to stories before bed. This storytime, open to all ages, introduces stories through books, songs, and activities. Children 3 and younger must be accompanied by an adult caregiver.

Taneytown

10 Grand Drive, Taneytown

410-386-4510

Thursday

Family Storytime: Halloween Party: 9:45 a.m. For all ages. We'll share books, stories, rhymes, music, and movement. Come talk, sing, read, write, and play together in a format appropriate for young children. Children 3 and younger must be accompanied by an adult caregiver.

Drop-In Knitting: 6:30 p.m. For adults. Please join us to share ideas, patterns, books, and projects. Beginners, please bring size 8 needles and light colored, worsted weight yarn-look for #4 on the label.

Friday

Math for Me: Subtraction: 11 a.m. For ages 3-6. Register for this event today. Help your child discover the fun of math. Explore the skills of counting, one-to-one correspondence, sorting, and grouping through our math series for preschoolers. Join us for fun activities and crafts. Children age 3 must be accompanied by an adult caregiver. Only kids need to register.

Trunk or Treat: 5:30 p.m. For all ages. Is Halloween your favorite time of the year? Do you enjoy decorating and dressing up as much as your trick-or-treaters? This year we will be holding a Trunk or Treat at the Taneytown Branch. Here is how it works: decorate the trunk of your car for Halloween and bring enough treats to hand out to all participants. Participants' kids will trick or treat at the vehicles, and can enjoy games, activities, and crafts provided by the library. We hope you'll come out and have some fun with us in a safe and enjoyable venue for the little ones. All participants must register by Oct. 25 at the branch and can pick up instructions and guidelines at registration. Refreshments will be served.

Saturday

Big Pumpkin Puppet Show: 11 a.m. For all ages. Join the fun as the Grannies of Carroll Vista present a special Halloween puppet show. Great fun for the entire family. Children 3 and younger must be accompanied by an adult caregiver.

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Sunday

No special programs listed.

Monday

No special programs listed.

Tuesday

Twos and Threes Together: All About Me: 9:45 a.m. For ages 2-3, with accompanying caregiver. This lively, fast-paced storytime for young children includes books, songs, fingerplays, and movement.

NaNoWriMo Kick-Off: 4 p.m. For ages 15-adults. Do you want to write a novel in a month? This is the time to do it. November is National Novel Writers' Month, otherwise known as NaNoWriMo (nanowrimo.org). There is a nationwide challenge for writers to write 50,000 words in the month of November. That's 1,667 words per day, so let's get started. Bring your dinner or snacks and your notebook or laptop and join us as we kick off the month with our first write-in. We'll have laptops to use, as well as snacks and water, for anyone who doesn't want to bring their own. Drop in or stay the whole time, we'll be there the whole evening. There will be door prizes and several drawings. Must be present to win. Refreshments will be served.

Teen Advisory Board: 6:30 p.m. For ages 12-17. Need service hours? Stop in and share your opinions with the library staff about books, music, movies, and programs that you'd like to see at the Taneytown Branch. Refreshments will be served.

Wednesday

Ready, Set, School: All About Me: 9:45 a.m. For ages 3-6. An independent storytime that prepares children for school. Fun, hands-on activities will teach listening, pre-reading, math, movement, music, and art skills. All adult caregivers are welcome.

Read and Play: 11 a.m. For ages birth-24 months, with accompanying caregiver. Join your little one at a storytime featuring interactive books, rhymes, music, and movement, followed by playgroup activities which allow children to practice skills and socialize.

Pajama Party Storytime: All About Me: 6:30 p.m. For all ages. Wear your pajamas, bring your favorite stuffed animal, and listen to stories before bed. This storytime, open to all ages, introduces stories through books, songs, and activities. Children 3 and younger must be accompanied by an adult caregiver.

Westminster

50 E. Main St., Westminster

410-386-4490

Thursday

Twos and Threes Together: Dads: 10 a.m. For ages 2-3, with accompanying caregiver. This lively, fast-paced storytime for young children includes books, songs, fingerplays, and movement.

Read and Play: 11 a.m. For ages birth-24 months, with accompanying caregiver. Join your little one at a storytime featuring interactive books, rhymes, music, and movement, followed by playgroup activities which allow children to practice skills and socialize.

Family Storytime: Dads: 1 p.m. For all ages. We'll share books, stories, rhymes, music, and movement. Come talk, sing, read, write, and play together in a format appropriate for young children. Children 3 and younger must be accompanied by an adult caregiver.

Where Math Meets Mischief: 4 p.m. For ages 8-11. Crazy 8s is a recreational after-school math club that helps kids enjoy the math behind their favorite activities. It's math gone wild, nothing like your usual math club. Kids will build glow-in-the-dark structures, crack secret spy codes, and play games like Rock and Roll Bingo. The club will meet for eight consecutive weeks beginning Sept. 22 and finishing on Nov. 10. Only kids need to register. The Nov. 3 and 10 sessions are two of many Maryland STEM Festival events across the state.

Friday

Ghost Walk of Westminster: 6:30 p.m. For ages 10-adults. Register for this event. Join us for a ghost presentation and stroll through Westminster to visit our local ghosts and legends. The walk is approximately 1.5 miles. In the event of rain, a virtual ghost walk will take place in the library. A Celebrating America program.

Saturday

Ghost Walk of Westminster: 4 p.m. For ages 10-adults. Register for this event. Join us for a ghost presentation and stroll through Westminster to visit our local ghosts and legends. The walk is approximately 1.5 miles. In the event of rain, a virtual ghost walk will take place in the library. A Celebrating America program.

Sunday

No special events listed.

Monday

Read and Play: 9:30 a.m. For ages birth-24 months, with accompanying caregiver. Join your little one at a storytime featuring interactive books, rhymes, music, and movement, followed by playgroup activities which allow children to practice skills and socialize.

Ready, Set, School: School Days: 10:30 a.m. For ages 3-6. An independent storytime that prepares children for school. Fun, hands-on activities will teach listening, pre-reading, math, movement, music, and art skills. All adult caregivers are welcome.

Ghost Walk of Westminster: 6:30 p.m. For ages 10-adults. Register for this event. Join us for a ghost presentation and stroll through Westminster to visit our local ghosts and legends. The walk is approximately 1.5 miles. In the event of rain, a virtual ghost walk will take place in the library. A Celebrating America program.

Modern American History Lecture Series: 1992-2000: 11 a.m. For ages 10-adults. Join our guest lecturer, Gary Kavanagh for a four-week lecture series covering the period from the 1960 Kennedy/Nixon election contest through the end of the Clinton administration. This series will focus on the historical issues and events of 40-year period that has shaped the political environment of today. Gary Kavanagh is a retired federal employee. He holds a master's degree in modern history and diplomacy from George Washington University and has previously taught social studies in Prince George's County. All attendees need to register. A Celebrating America program.

Tuesday

Let's Move.: School Days: 10 a.m. For ages 2-5. Our regular, theme-based storytime with a twist, a stretch, and maybe a yoga pose. There will be an age appropriate story, songs, and a learning activity along with the opportunity to get up and get moving. Children 3 and younger must be accompanied by an adult caregiver.

Read and Play: 11 a.m. For ages birth-24 months, with accompanying caregiver. Join your little one at a storytime featuring interactive books, rhymes, music, and movement, followed by playgroup activities which allow children to practice skills and socialize.

Pajama Party Storytime: School Days: 7 p.m. For all ages. Wear your pajamas, bring your favorite stuffed animal, and listen to stories before bed. This storytime, open to all ages, introduces stories through books, songs, and activities. Children 3 and younger must be accompanied by an adult caregiver.

Wednesday

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Twos and Threes Together: School Days: 10 a.m. For ages 2-3, with accompanying caregiver. This lively, fast-paced storytime for young children includes books, songs, fingerplays, and movement.

Read and Play: 11 a.m. For ages birth-24 months, with accompanying caregiver. Join your little one at a storytime featuring interactive books, rhymes, music, and movement, followed by playgroup activities which allow children to practice skills and socialize.

Medicare 101: 5 p.m. For adults. Are you or someone you care about eligible for Medicare? Come and find out how to get the most out of your Medicare health benefits. There are many decisions to make when you are eligible for Medicare. We will cover the four parts of Medicare (Parts A, B, C, and D) and how they work, Medicare Supplement (medigap) plans, preventive services, and how to protect yourself from healthcare fraud. We also will cover the Medicare Savings Programs, which are not all low-income programs. Presented by Carroll County's SHIP/SMP program.

Westminster Book Discussion Group: "Saturn Run," by John Sandford & Ctein: 6:30 p.m. For adults. Please join us for a fun and exciting discussion of each month's featured title. New participants are always welcome. October's discussion is one of many One Maryland One Book activities across the state and is in collaboration with the Maryland Humanities Council.

A few of our favorites

Chat 'n Chew: Putting Your Garden to Bed

Thursday, 7 p.m., Eldersburg branch. For adults. Join the Carroll County Master Gardeners as they discuss putting your garden to bed. Share your successes and struggles in the garden and get advice to help your garden thrive.

Ghost Walk of Westminster

Friday at 6:30 p.m., Saturday at 4 p.m., Monday at 6:30 p.m., Westminster branch. For ages 10-adults. Register for this event. Join us for a ghost presentation and stroll through Westminster to visit our local ghosts and legends. The walk is approximately 1.5 miles. In the event of rain, a virtual ghost walk will take place in the library. A Celebrating America program..

Researching Your Civil War Soldier

Tuesday, 7 p.m., North Carroll branch. For adults. Resources for researching your Civil War soldier will be covered, whether he was Blue or Gray. To illustrate, two case studies will be presented from Carroll County soldiers, one Union and one Confederate. Presented by Debra A. Hoffman of the Carroll County Genealogical Society. A Celebrating America program.

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