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Teen Book Box Pickup July 15 - 31 (All Branches)

2024-07-15 00:00:00 2024-07-15 23:59:00 America/New_York Teen Book Box Pickup July 15 - 31 (All Branches) It's the triumphant return of the Teen Book Box! During the summer, we will be checking out free boxes each month to teens who register. Inspired by subscription boxes like Loot Crate, each box will have a theme and contain a library book to borrow, a free book to keep, a fun activity, and a snack. Boxes can be picked up from July 15 to July 31. The theme for July is "Summertime". Calvert Library Prince Frederick -

Monday, July 15
All day

Add to Calendar 2024-07-15 00:00:00 2024-07-15 23:59:00 America/New_York Teen Book Box Pickup July 15 - 31 (All Branches) It's the triumphant return of the Teen Book Box! During the summer, we will be checking out free boxes each month to teens who register. Inspired by subscription boxes like Loot Crate, each box will have a theme and contain a library book to borrow, a free book to keep, a fun activity, and a snack. Boxes can be picked up from July 15 to July 31. The theme for July is "Summertime". Calvert Library Prince Frederick -

It's the triumphant return of the Teen Book Box! During the summer, we will be checking out free boxes each month to teens who register. Inspired by subscription boxes like Loot Crate, each box will have a theme and contain a library book to borrow, a free book to keep, a fun activity, and a snack. Boxes can be picked up from July 15 to July 31. The theme for July is "Summertime".

Bask in the dog days of summer with this month's Teen Book Box!

Boxes can be picked up from July 15 to July 31. Each library branch is participating, so be sure to choose the one you want to pick your box up at! We will have a limited supply each month, so if registration fills up, add your name to the wait list. We will then try to give people on the wait list first priority to sign up for the next month. Feel free to decorate the box, and please return the boxes BEFORE August 1!


Fairview Branch will have 10 boxes.

Prince Frederick will have 15 boxes.

Southern Branch will have 10 boxes.

Twin Beaches Branch will have 10 boxes.

If you would like to discuss your books and/or activities, please join us on Discord! These boxes were created intentionally for teens 13-18 years old. Some materials chosen will not be suitable for children under the age of 13. It is strongly suggested that parents/legal guardians review all library materials before checking items out. For accessibility accommodations, please contact us at least 2 weeks before the event. 410-535-0291.

AGE GROUP: | Teen |

EVENT TYPE: | Book Events/Discussion |

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Calvert Library Prince Frederick

Phone: (410) 535-0291
Branch manager
Sarah Avant

Hours
Mon, Jul 15 9:00AM to 8:00PM
Tue, Jul 16 9:00AM to 8:00PM
Wed, Jul 17 9:00AM to 8:00PM
Thu, Jul 18 9:00AM to 8:00PM
Fri, Jul 19 12:00PM to 5:00PM
Sat, Jul 20 9:00AM to 5:00PM
Sun, Jul 21 Closed

About the branch

Come on in! Say hi, grab some books and movies, print, fax or ask a librarian for help! You can also take advantage of our:

If there is anything we can do to help you please call 410-535-0291.

Upcoming events

Thu, Jul 18, 9:30am - 9:50am
Storytime Room
Join us for Storytime! We'll share stories, sing songs and have fun! Registration recommended. Suggested for children under 2.

Thu, Jul 18, 10:15am - 10:45am
Storytime Room
Join us for Storytime! We'll share stories, sing songs and have fun! Registration recommended. Suggested for children 2-3.

Thu, Jul 18, 11:15am - 12:00pm
Storytime Room
Adaptive storytime is designed to be inclusive and welcoming to neurodivergent children. This class uses movement, music, stories, and sensory activities to develop early literacy skills in a slower-paced and smaller group setting. Join us for playtime immediately after! All abilities are welcome, and activities generally fall within a preschool interest level. Registration required.

Thu, Jul 18, 6:30pm - 7:30pm
Teen Zone
Teens! Calvert Library needs you! We want the library to be a safe space where teens can hang out and freely access books, information, and form community. TACOS meets monthly to help us with our events and services planning. Join us every third Thursday! You can receive 1 Service Learning hour for each meeting attended.

Fri, Jul 19, 1:00pm - 4:00pm
Combined Meeting Rooms 2 and 3
Bring your quilting, needlework, knitting, crocheting or other project for an afternoon of conversation and shared creativity.

Sat, Jul 20, 10:00am - 10:45am
Storytime Room
Join us for Storytime! We'll share stories, sing songs and have fun! Registration recommended. Suggested for children ages birth-5.

Sat, Jul 20, 12:00pm - 3:00pm
Living Room with Fireplace
Want to learn Mahjongg? Hope to make your Scrabble skills killer? Games are a great way to keep your brain sharp while having fun! Join us! Please register.

Sat, Jul 20, 2:00pm - 4:00pm
Storytime Room
Take building and creativity to a whole new level at the library. We provide the space, building bricks and other building materials. You provide the imagination.

Mon, Jul 22, 2:30pm - 3:30pm
Combined Meeting Rooms 1, 2, and 3
Combat the heat and join our interactive SummerSTEAM hour as we have an adventure and explore biomes through books, activities and a snack. For kids K-5th grade.
This event is full

Mon, Jul 22, 6:30pm - 7:30pm
Meeting Room 3,Zoom Rm 1
This month's movie is: "The Manchurian Candidate". It is available on Kanopy through Calvert Library. Watch the movie prior to the Zoom event and join us for a lively discussion on Monday night. Please register to receive an emailed link to the Zoom event an hour before it begins.

Tue, Jul 23, 9:30am - 9:50am
Storytime Room
Join us for Storytime! We'll share stories, sing songs and have fun! Registration recommended. Suggested for children under 2.

Tue, Jul 23, 10:15am - 10:45am
Storytime Room
Join us for Storytime! We'll share stories, sing songs and have fun! Registration recommended. Suggested for children 2-3.

Tue, Jul 23, 11:00am - 11:45am
Storytime Room
Join us for Storytime! We'll share stories, sing songs and have fun! Registration recommended. Suggested for children 3-5.

Tue, Jul 23, 6:00pm - 7:00pm
Storytime Room
Join other book lovers during this fun summer book club! Each month we will read a new book and come together to discuss, play games and do activities. Did we mention there will be snacks?! The first ten (10) registrants get a copy of the book to keep! Contact your library branch at 410-535-0291 to pick up your book at least one (1) week before the event .

Wed, Jul 24, 9:00am - 3:00pm
Meeting Room 3
Maryland Department of Labor, Veterans Program, Senior Community Service Employment and Job Service representatives will be in person at Calvert Library Prince Frederick to meet with those seeking employment or career change. Walk-ins welcome on the second and fourth Wednesdays of every month.

Wed, Jul 24, 9:30am - 9:50am
Storytime Room
Join us for Storytime! We'll share stories, sing songs and have fun! Registration recommended. Suggested for children under 2.

Wed, Jul 24, 10:00am - 1:00pm
Living Room with Fireplace
Want to learn Mahjongg? Hope to make your Scrabble skills killer? Games are a great way to keep your brain sharp while having fun! Join us! Please register.

Wed, Jul 24, 10:15am - 10:45am
Storytime Room
Join us for Storytime! We'll share stories, sing songs and have fun! Registration recommended. Suggested for children 2-3.

Wed, Jul 24, 11:00am - 11:45am
Storytime Room
Join us for Storytime! We'll share stories, sing songs and have fun! Registration recommended. Suggested for children 3-5.

Thu, Jul 25, 9:30am - 9:50am
Storytime Room
Join us for Storytime! We'll share stories, sing songs and have fun! Registration recommended. Suggested for children under 2.

Thu, Jul 25, 10:15am - 10:45am
Storytime Room
Join us for Storytime! We'll share stories, sing songs and have fun! Registration recommended. Suggested for children 2-3.

Thu, Jul 25, 11:15am - 12:00pm
Storytime Room
Adaptive storytime is designed to be inclusive and welcoming to neurodivergent children. This class uses movement, music, stories, and sensory activities to develop early literacy skills in a slower-paced and smaller group setting. Join us for playtime immediately after! All abilities are welcome, and activities generally fall within a preschool interest level. Registration required.

Fri, Jul 26, 1:00pm - 4:00pm
Combined Meeting Rooms 2 and 3
Bring your quilting, needlework, knitting, crocheting or other project for an afternoon of conversation and shared creativity.

Sat, Jul 27, 10:00am - 10:45am
Storytime Room
Join us for Storytime! We'll share stories, sing songs and have fun! Registration recommended. Suggested for children ages birth-5.

Sat, Jul 27, 10:00am - 4:00pm
Living Room with Fireplace
Play the popular miniature strategy tabletop game. Come in for casual play. Don't know how? This is the perfect place to learn.

Sat, Jul 27, 2:00pm - 4:00pm
Storytime Room
Take building and creativity to a whole new level at the library. We provide the space, building bricks and other building materials. You provide the imagination.

Sat, Jul 27, 3:00pm - 4:00pm
Teen Zone
Have you ever looked at an art project and thought "I could do that," but you in fact could not do that? Let your creativity flow without worrying about an end product!

Mon, Jul 29, 2:30pm - 3:30pm
Combined Meeting Rooms 1, 2, and 3
Combat the heat and join our interactive SummerSTEAM hour as we have an adventure and explore biomes through books, activities and a snack. For kids K-5th grade.
This event is full

Tue, Jul 30, 9:00am - 12:00pm
Children's Computers
A representative from Calvert County Public Schools Head Start program will be available outside of the Storytime room to answer questions about the program. Head Start promotes the school readiness of young children from low-income families. Head Start is a vital program that provides comprehensive early childhood education, health, nutrition, and parent involvement services to families.

Tue, Jul 30, 9:30am - 9:50am
Storytime Room
Join us for Storytime! We'll share stories, sing songs and have fun! Registration recommended. Suggested for children under 2.

Tue, Jul 30, 10:15am - 10:45am
Storytime Room
Join us for Storytime! We'll share stories, sing songs and have fun! Registration recommended. Suggested for children 2-3.

Tue, Jul 30, 11:00am - 11:45am
Storytime Room
Join us for Storytime! We'll share stories, sing songs and have fun! Registration recommended. Suggested for children 3-5.

Tue, Jul 30, 6:00pm - 7:30pm
Zoom Rm 1
Join Nikki Phillips, Career Advisor and Corporate Trainer, for an interactive workshop to explore your skills, strengths and values as they pertain to your career choices. The work will help you figure out a career pathway that fits. Nikki will be using the RIASEC model used in the school system, so it's also a great opportunity to learn the language your students are hearing.

Wed, Jul 31, 9:30am - 9:50am
Storytime Room
Join us for Storytime! We'll share stories, sing songs and have fun! Registration recommended. Suggested for children under 2.

Wed, Jul 31, 10:15am - 10:45am
Storytime Room
Join us for Storytime! We'll share stories, sing songs and have fun! Registration recommended. Suggested for children 2-3.

Wed, Jul 31, 11:00am - 11:45am
Storytime Room
Join us for Storytime! We'll share stories, sing songs and have fun! Registration recommended. Suggested for children 3-5.

Wed, Jul 31, 6:30pm - 7:30pm
At this event, elementary aged children will do fun activities and read out loud to teen volunteers. Teen volunteers can earn one (1) service learning hour for participating. It's a great way to socialize and build reading confidence!

Wed, Jul 31, 6:30pm - 7:30pm
Teen Zone
At this event, elementary-aged children will do fun activities and read out loud to teen volunteers. Teen volunteers can earn one (1) service learning hour for participating. It's a great way to socialize and build reading confidence!

Thu, Aug 01, 9:30am - 9:50am
Storytime Room
Join us for Storytime! We'll share stories, sing songs and have fun! Registration recommended. Suggested for children under 2.

Thu, Aug 01, 10:15am - 10:45am
Storytime Room
Join us for Storytime! We'll share stories, sing songs and have fun! Registration recommended. Suggested for children 2-3.

Thu, Aug 01, 11:15am - 12:00pm
Storytime Room
Adaptive storytime is designed to be inclusive and welcoming to neurodivergent children. This class uses movement, music, stories, and sensory activities to develop early literacy skills in a slower-paced and smaller group setting. Join us for playtime immediately after! All abilities are welcome, and activities generally fall within a preschool interest level. Registration required.
Registration opens Thursday, July 25 2024 at 9:00am

Fri, Aug 02, 9:00am - 4:00pm
Education Center
Join fellow educators to learn about local resources that apply MSDE teaching standards for teaching the history of Black, Indigenous and other People of Color across Southern Maryland.

Fri, Aug 02, 1:00pm - 4:00pm
Combined Meeting Rooms 2 and 3
Bring your quilting, needlework, knitting, crocheting or other project for an afternoon of conversation and shared creativity.

Sat, Aug 03, 10:00am - 10:45am
Storytime Room
Join us for Storytime! We'll share stories, sing songs and have fun! Registration recommended. Suggested for children ages birth-5.

Sat, Aug 03, 10:00am - 12:00pm
Teen Zone
Join our Dungeon Master (DM) to learn about D&D and start playing the magical mystical role playing game (RPG)! The DM will bring prepared characters so all you need to do bring is yourself!

Sat, Aug 03, 12:00pm - 3:00pm
Living Room with Fireplace
Want to learn Mahjongg? Hope to make your Scrabble skills killer? Games are a great way to keep your brain sharp while having fun! Join us! Please register.

Sat, Aug 03, 12:30pm - 4:00pm
Meeting Room 1
Meet up and have fun with D&D. Players ages 13 - 19 of all levels and interest are welcome. Registration is required.

Sat, Aug 03, 2:00pm - 4:00pm
Storytime Room
Take building and creativity to a whole new level at the library. We provide the space, building bricks and other building materials. You provide the imagination.

Tue, Aug 06, 9:30am - 9:50am
Storytime Room
Join us for Storytime! We'll share stories, sing songs and have fun! Registration recommended. Suggested for children under 2.

Tue, Aug 06, 10:15am - 10:45am
Storytime Room
Join us for Storytime! We'll share stories, sing songs and have fun! Registration recommended. Suggested for children 2-3.

Tue, Aug 06, 11:00am - 11:45am
Storytime Room
Join us for Storytime! We'll share stories, sing songs and have fun! Registration recommended. Suggested for children 3-5.

Wed, Aug 07, 9:30am - 9:50am
Storytime Room
Join us for Storytime! We'll share stories, sing songs and have fun! Registration recommended. Suggested for children under 2.

Wed, Aug 07, 10:00am - 4:00pm
Meeting Room 3
Bring your project and supplies. Whether it's paper craft, scrapbook, quilting, origami, or whatever you're working on. Come for the whole time or just a couple of hours. Get your projects done and make new friends! Registration is not required but you'll get a reminder if you do.

Wed, Aug 07, 10:15am - 10:45am
Storytime Room
Join us for Storytime! We'll share stories, sing songs and have fun! Registration recommended. Suggested for children 2-3.

Wed, Aug 07, 11:00am - 11:45am
Storytime Room
Join us for Storytime! We'll share stories, sing songs and have fun! Registration recommended. Suggested for children 3-5.

Thu, Aug 08, 9:30am - 9:50am
Storytime Room
Join us for Storytime! We'll share stories, sing songs and have fun! Registration recommended. Suggested for children under 2.

Thu, Aug 08, 10:15am - 10:45am
Storytime Room
Join us for Storytime! We'll share stories, sing songs and have fun! Registration recommended. Suggested for children 2-3.

Thu, Aug 08, 11:15am - 12:00pm
Storytime Room
Adaptive storytime is designed to be inclusive and welcoming to neurodivergent children. This class uses movement, music, stories, and sensory activities to develop early literacy skills in a slower-paced and smaller group setting. Join us for playtime immediately after! All abilities are welcome, and activities generally fall within a preschool interest level. Registration required.
Registration opens Thursday, August 1 2024 at 9:00am

Thu, Aug 08, 6:00pm - 7:00pm
Combined Meeting Rooms 1, 2, and 3
Brian Curry brings classic literature magically to life with state-of-the-art multimedia, music and illusions in this Book Club Magic Assembly. Introducing families to beloved books with truly amazing magic will get young and old excited about these stories and eager to read. And will make everyone want to learn how to do magic! All ages.

Thu, Aug 08, 6:30pm - 8:00pm
Storytime Room,Zoom Rm 1
Get tips and support from other caregivers. Facilitated by Jeannette Findley & JC Hooker.

Fri, Aug 09, 1:00pm - 4:00pm
Combined Meeting Rooms 2 and 3
Bring your quilting, needlework, knitting, crocheting or other project for an afternoon of conversation and shared creativity.

Sat, Aug 10, 10:00am - 10:45am
Storytime Room
Join us for Storytime! We'll share stories, sing songs and have fun! Registration recommended. Suggested for children ages birth-5.

Sat, Aug 10, 2:00pm - 4:00pm
Storytime Room
Take building and creativity to a whole new level at the library. We provide the space, building bricks and other building materials. You provide the imagination.

Sat, Aug 10, 3:00pm - 4:00pm
Combined Meeting Rooms 1, 2, and 3
Join Reptile Wonders for a hands-on, interactive show with ten different exotic species of reptiles. Everything from baby turtles to giant tortoises, monitor lizards to large pythons. There will be a discussion about where these animals can be found, what they eat and what eats them. All ages.

Tue, Aug 13, 9:00am - 12:00pm
Children's Computers
A representative from Calvert County Public Schools Head Start program will be available outside of the Storytime room to answer questions about the program. Head Start promotes the school readiness of young children from low-income families. Head Start is a vital program that provides comprehensive early childhood education, health, nutrition, and parent involvement services to families.

Tue, Aug 13, 9:30am - 9:50am
Storytime Room
Join us for Storytime! We'll share stories, sing songs and have fun! Registration recommended. Suggested for children under 2.

Tue, Aug 13, 10:15am - 10:45am
Storytime Room
Join us for Storytime! We'll share stories, sing songs and have fun! Registration recommended. Suggested for children 2-3.

Tue, Aug 13, 11:00am - 11:45am
Storytime Room
Join us for Storytime! We'll share stories, sing songs and have fun! Registration recommended. Suggested for children 3-5.

Tue, Aug 13, 12:00pm - 1:00pm
Le invitamos a esta presentación virtual para aprender los requisitos de elegibilidad de medicare, los períodos de inscripción, el proceso de solicitud y los recursos.
Register

Tue, Aug 13, 1:00pm - 2:00pm
The Social Security Administration provides protection for workers and their families. Programs provide monthly income to seniors, workers with a disability, children with disabilities, and families in which a spouse or parent has died. We invite you to this virtual presentation to learn about Medicare eligibility requirements, enrollment periods, the application process, and resources.
Register

Tue, Aug 13, 6:00pm - 7:00pm
Storytime Room
Join other book lovers during this fun summer book club! Each month we will read a new book and come together to discuss, play games and do activities. Did we mention there will be snacks?! The first ten (10) registrants get a copy of the book to keep! Contact your library branch at 410-535-0291 to pick up your book at least one (1) week before the event .
Registration opens Tuesday, July 23 2024 at 9:00am

Wed, Aug 14, 9:00am - 3:00pm
Meeting Room 3
Maryland Department of Labor, Veterans Program, Senior Community Service Employment and Job Service representatives will be in person at Calvert Library Prince Frederick to meet with those seeking employment or career change. Walk-ins welcome on the second and fourth Wednesdays of every month.

Wed, Aug 14, 9:30am - 9:50am
Storytime Room
Join us for Storytime! We'll share stories, sing songs and have fun! Registration recommended. Suggested for children under 2.

Wed, Aug 14, 10:00am - 1:00pm
Living Room with Fireplace
Want to learn Mahjongg? Hope to make your Scrabble skills killer? Games are a great way to keep your brain sharp while having fun! Join us! Please register.

Wed, Aug 14, 10:00am - 12:00pm
Offered by Maryland Department of Labor, American Job Center, this is an interactive workshop for resume and cover letter writing help. Looking for a job, or a better job? Don't miss this free class. Registration closes the Monday before the event.

Wed, Aug 14, 10:15am - 10:45am
Storytime Room
Join us for Storytime! We'll share stories, sing songs and have fun! Registration recommended. Suggested for children 2-3.

Wed, Aug 14, 11:00am - 11:45am
Storytime Room
Join us for Storytime! We'll share stories, sing songs and have fun! Registration recommended. Suggested for children 3-5.

Wed, Aug 14, 1:00pm - 4:00pm
Front of building
Stop by to visit the JobSource Mobile Career Center for your job search needs! Get job counseling and resume help, search for jobs and connect with Southern Maryland JobSource.

Thu, Aug 15, All day
It's the triumphant return of the Teen Book Box! During the summer, we will be checking out free boxes each month to teens who register. Inspired by subscription boxes like Loot Crate, each box will have a theme and contain a library book to borrow, a free book to keep, a fun activity, and a snack. Boxes can be picked up from August 15 to August 31. The theme for August is "Sci-Fi".
Registration opens Thursday, August 1 2024 at 9:00am

Thu, Aug 15, 9:30am - 9:50am
Storytime Room
Join us for Storytime! We'll share stories, sing songs and have fun! Registration recommended. Suggested for children under 2.

Thu, Aug 15, 10:00am - 12:30pm
Lobby
Purple light bulb distribution for International Overdose Day

Thu, Aug 15, 10:15am - 10:45am
Storytime Room
Join us for Storytime! We'll share stories, sing songs and have fun! Registration recommended. Suggested for children 2-3.

Thu, Aug 15, 11:15am - 12:00pm
Storytime Room
Adaptive storytime is designed to be inclusive and welcoming to neurodivergent children. This class uses movement, music, stories, and sensory activities to develop early literacy skills in a slower-paced and smaller group setting. Join us for playtime immediately after! All abilities are welcome, and activities generally fall within a preschool interest level. Registration required.
Registration opens Thursday, August 8 2024 at 9:00am

Thu, Aug 15, 6:30pm - 7:30pm
Teen Zone
Teens! Calvert Library needs you! We want the library to be a safe space where teens can hang out and freely access books, information, and form community. TACOS meets monthly to help us with our events and services planning. Join us every third Thursday! You can receive 1 Service Learning hour for each meeting attended.

Fri, Aug 16, 1:00pm - 4:00pm
Combined Meeting Rooms 2 and 3
Bring your quilting, needlework, knitting, crocheting or other project for an afternoon of conversation and shared creativity.

Sat, Aug 17, 10:00am - 10:45am
Storytime Room
Join us for Storytime! We'll share stories, sing songs and have fun! Registration recommended. Suggested for children ages birth-5.

Sat, Aug 17, 12:00pm - 3:00pm
Living Room with Fireplace
Want to learn Mahjongg? Hope to make your Scrabble skills killer? Games are a great way to keep your brain sharp while having fun! Join us! Please register.

Sat, Aug 17, 2:00pm - 4:00pm
Storytime Room
Take building and creativity to a whole new level at the library. We provide the space, building bricks and other building materials. You provide the imagination.

Sat, Aug 17, 3:00pm - 4:00pm
Teen Zone
Have you ever looked at an art project and thought "I could do that," but you in fact could not do that? Let your creativity flow without worrying about an end product!