Summer @ Your Library Challenge
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A Trumpet player from the Annapolis Symphony Orchestra plays for adults and children at the Linthicum Library branch

ASO at the Library

Annapolis Symphony Orchestra musicians visit to perform an interactive, family friendly concert with time for questions.

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All Summer @ Your Library Events

Event Name
Challenge Island Jr
Monday, July 23 at 9:30 AM
Musical Journey through Africa
Monday, July 23 at 10:30 AM
Challenge Island
Monday, July 23 at 11:00 AM
Joe Romano's "Books! The Magic is Real!"
Monday, July 23 at 11:00 AM
Severna Park
Joe Romano's "Books! The Magic is Real!"
Monday, July 23 at 1:30 PM
Severna Park
Father and daughter reading a book

Earn Badges, Get Prizes!

Read this summer and win prizes! Register for the Summer @ Your Library Challenge beginning June 1 and start logging your reading or fun activities for prizes.

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Win Orioles, Maryland Science Center, or medieval Times Tickets!

Register and Win

When you register for the Summer @ Your Library Challenge, you are automatically entered in random drawings to win free tickets to an Orioles game, Medieval Times or entry passes to the Maryland Science Center.

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Medieval Times Dinner & TournamentBaltimore Orioles Tickets at Camden YardsMaryland Science CenterMaryland 529 College Savings Plan
Colorful image of sound waves in a decorative spiral

Science of Sound

Presented by National Capital Radio. Learn about the science of sound through hands on activities. Lots of fun for the whole family.

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Anne Arundel County Public Schools

2018 AACPS Summer
Reading Lists

Summer Reading lists available in our online catalog!

Downloadable files:
    Grades 1 and 2
    Grades 3 and 4
    Grade 5
    Middle School
    High School

Two children touching a lizard being held by an adult in an adventure like hat

Eco Adventures: Call of the Wild

Eco Adventures Animal Experts will introduce children to the amazing world of animal sounds and adaptations.

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Joe Romano

The Uncle Devin Show

The Uncle Devin Show® is a live musical experience for children by renowned drummer Devin Walker that cultivates the minds of children through percussion instruments.

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Chris Facione holding books in a library

Juggling Funny Stories!

Nationally-known family entertainer Chris Fascione brings children’s stories to life with his high-spirited performance.

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PACAC performer with children drumming

Musical Journey Through Africa

The Performing Arts Center for African Cultures (PACAC) presents a taste of West African culture through highly interactive games, dances and songs.

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Kevin Martin standing with a guitar behind many steel drums

Kevin martin's Steel Drum Workshop

Have fun learning to play steel drums with Kevin Martin from Rockcreek Steel Drums.

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Sanibel Island Book and Library Card

Have Library Card
Will Travel

Show your library love wherever you go this summer! Take a photo of yourself holding your Anne Arundel County Public Library card on your summer vacation. Starts June 1.

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Joe Romano's Books! The Magic is Real!

Books! The Magic is Real!

Joe Romano returns to the Library to amaze, amuse and delight.

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Joe Romano's What is Magic?

What is Magic?

Joe Romano explains the mysteries of magic to children ages 5 and up.

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The dance ensemble dancing on a stage

Footworks Percussive Dance Ensemble

The ensemble will use the universal language of music and dance to help us understand the world around us.

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Challenge Island logo in front of two kids dressed up as pirates

Challenge Island

Challenge Island will present programs for preschoolers, elementary school children and families that explore science and engineering through music during fun-filled STEAM (STEM + Art) events.

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King and Queen Reading to Children

Medieval Times ~ Preschool Storytime

Medieval Times will send members of the royal court to be guest readers during story time.

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Bowie Baysox Baseball

Summer @ Your Library Night at the Bowie Baysox
Saturday, August 4

Summer @ Your Library participants ages 15 and younger are invited to march in an on-field parade and be recognized for their reading achievements during Summer Reading Night at the Baysox on Saturday August 4.

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Build & Play
Eastport-Annapolis Neck
07/21/2018 - 10:00am
Ask a Master Gardener
07/21/2018 - 10:00am
Paws for Reading
07/21/2018 - 10:00am
Sensory Playdate
Mountain Road
07/21/2018 - 10:00am
Watershed Stewards
07/21/2018 - 10:00am
Sensory Garden Party
07/21/2018 - 10:00am
Community Fair: People You Gotta Meet Before You Grow Up
Severna Park
07/21/2018 - 11:00am
Drum Circle
Brooklyn Park
07/21/2018 - 12:30pm