Summer Activities at the Carroll County, MD Public Library
Carroll County Public Library always promotes summer reading with fun events for readers of all ages. Take a look at the activities planned for this year.
End of School Year Fun: MINIATURE GOLF IN THE LIBRARY
Saturday, June 14 from 9:00 am – 4:00 pm
Adults $10 / Kids 12 and under $5
Tickets on sale on at https://library.carr.org/MiniGolf
The Friends of Carroll County Public Library invite you to join us for Miniature Golf in the Library to support Battle of the Books. The Eldersburg Branch will be transformed into an 18-hole miniature golf course. Celebrity golfers will play the course throughout the day, including Tony Pann of WBAL. Event includes food vendors, live music, face-painting, balloon art, crafts, and raffles. Although held at the Eldersburg Branch, this event benefits all of the participants of Battle of the Books, a CCPS and CCPL partnership.
Summer Reading at the Library!
Sign up now through August 9
Carroll County Public Library is part of the National Collaborative Summer Reading Program which prepares children for continued success through the development of early language skills and integrates differentiated literacy activities to motivate young adults to read and discuss books.
Fizz Boom Read for Pre-Readers
Register or Log in at http://events.carr.org/carroll/sr/homepage.asp?ProgramID=31
Stop by your local library branch and pick up a game board that has activities designed for pre-readers! For every space you complete on the game board, you earn a ticket for a prize drawing, and when you complete the board, you earn a finishing prize! This summer will be filled with great prizes, free programs, and fun!
Fizz Boom Read for Kids
Register or log in at http://events.carr.org/carroll/sr/homepage.asp?ProgramID=29
It's easy! Record the number of titles you read in your Reading Log or online. Earn a ticket for a prize drawing for every title you complete! When you complete 8 titles, you earn your Mad Scientist prize, coupons, and a chance to win a Toys"R"Us gift card. This summer will be filled with great prizes, free programs, and fun!
Spark a Reaction for Teens
Register or log in at http://events.carr.org/carroll/sr/homepage.asp?ProgramID=30
Sign up for the Summer Reading Program online! Use your online account to log the titles that you read, and then enter prize raffles for gift cards and more.
Literary Elements for Adults
Register or log in at http://events.carr.org/carroll/sr/homepage.asp?ProgramID=32
Check out some Literary Elements at Carroll County Public Library! Enter titles online for a chance to win in our weekly prize drawings. Each title equals one chance. So enter more titles and increase your odds of winning! Sign up online! One lucky winner from each branch will win a grand prize, a gift certificate to Buffalo Wild Wings! Yum!
Summer Reading is a cooperative project supported by the Maryland State Department of Education and public libraries of Maryland and the District of Columbia.