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Kids & Teens

 The Kids Page Teen Space! 
Visit our Kids page for homework help, fun links, and more for children of primary and middle school ages. Teen Space! has homework help, research paper assistance, information about getting a job and much more. 

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Events Just For Kids & Families


Children’s Dance 101

Wednesday, August 23, 2017 - 10:30 am
Learn some circle, line, and partner dances with instructor Mary McCormick. Ages 5 and up.
Location: Ocean City Branch

“Turtle Tales”

Thursday, August 24, 2017 - 9:30 am
Come meet Luke, a diamondback terrapin who is Ocean Pines Library Mascot, and enjoy turtle stories. For 2 to 5 year old children.
Location: Ocean Pines Branch

Bird House Painting

Wednesday,August 30, 2017 - 10:30 am
Come paint your very own birdhouse to take home! Ages 4 and up.
Location: Ocean City Branch

“Off to School”

Thursday, August 31, 2017 - 10:30 am
Starting school this September? Come find out what to expect. For 2 to 5 year old children.
Location: Ocean Pines Branch

Make & Take Cart

All through September
Our Make & Take cart will feature supplies to decorate your own folder for the start of school. Cart is located in the teen area.
Location: Ocean City Branch

Crafty Saturday Make & Take “Back to School”

Saturday, September 2 - 9am - 3 pm
Use your imagination to create something wonderful with fun supplies provided by the library! For all ages.
Location: Ocean Pines Branch

Story Time “Back to School”

Tuesday, September 5, 2017 - 10:30 AM
For 2 to 5 year old children.
Location: Berlin Branch

Soothing Stories “Knuffle Bunny”

Tuesday, September 5 - 4:30 pm
All children of all abilities are welcome to our Soothing Stories program every other Tuesday night. We will provide a calming story, along with playtime using our sensory toys and activities. Get some great calming techniques to use at home as well!
Location: Ocean City Branch

Play Time

Thursday, September 7 - 10:30 am
Make new friends and learn new skills while playing with our great educational toys! For infant to 5 year old children.
Location: Ocean Pines Branch

Story Time “Going to School”

Thursday, September 7 - 10:30 am
For 2 to 5 year old children.
Location: Snow Hill Branch

Gardening Lab

Friday, September 8 - 3:30 pm
Get dirt under your nails with fun hands on projects. For children 8 years old and up
Location: Pocomoke Branch

Crafty Saturday Make & Take

Saturday, September 9 - 9 am - 3 pm
Use your imagination to create something wonderful with fun supplies provided by the library! For all ages.
Location: Ocean Pines Branch

Pirate Scavenger Hunt

Monday, September 11 - Saturday, September 23 - any time
Arr, matey! Complete a pirate-themed scavenger hunt in the library to earn a prize. Talk to a librarian with your pirate voice to win an extra prize!
For children of all ages.
Location: Snow Hill Branch

STEAM PM “Circuits”

Monday, September 11 - 3:45 pm
Explore electric circuits and create flashlights and One Eyed Monsters. For children 6 years old and up.
Location: Snow Hill Branch

Board Game Demo

Monday, September 11 - 4-6 pm
Interested in learning a new board game? Come hang out and play a game provided by Phoenix Rising Games and Comics.
Location: Ocean Pines Branch

Play Time

Tuesday, September 12, 2017 - 10:30 PM
Make new friends and learn new skills while playing with our great educational toys!
For infant to 5 year old children.

Location: Berlin Branch

Story Time: Bugs in the Garden

Tuesday, September 12 - 10:30 am
Join the library for a special story time in the Community Garden. Stories, activities and crafts. The Community Garden is located at 327 Clarke Ave, Pocomoke MD 21851. For children ages 2-5 (program will be held at the library in the event of inclement weather)
Location: Pocomoke Branch

Geo Board It!

Wednesday, September 13 - 4:00 p.m.
Let out your creativity with this fun STEM activity. For ages 12 & up.
Location: Pocomoke Branch

Story Time “Construction Zone”

Thursday, September 14 - 10:30 am
For 2 to 5 year old children.
Location: Ocean Pines Branch

Family Retro Movie Night (The Burbs)

Friday, September 15 - 7:00 p.m.
Light refreshments will be served
Location: Pocomoke Branch

Crafty Saturday Make & Take

Saturday, September 16 - 9 am - 3 pm
Use your imagination to create something wonderful with fun supplies provided by the library! For all ages.
Location: Ocean Pines Branch

Teen Time: Tie Dye

Saturday, September 16 - 11 am - 1 pm
Join us this month to make your own tie dye creation! Have something you want to tie dye or don’t know where to start? We will have supplies available for you to make your own beautiful creation.
Location: Ocean Pines Branch

Sensory Story Time

Saturday, September 16 - 1:30 pm - 2:30 pm
Join us for an inclusive story time designed to bring youngsters of all ages and abilities to the library. Hear a story, sing songs and make a craft. Please register for this program by calling 410-632-3495. Siblings, families and caretakers are all welcome.
Location: Snow Hill Branch

Lap Time

Monday, September 18 - 10:30 am
Children will be introduced to songs, games, and finger plays.
For children under 2 years old.
Location: Snow Hill Branch

Story Time “Owls”

Tuesday, September 19, 2017 - 10:30 AM
For 2 to 5 year old children.
Location: Berlin Branch

3D Printer Demonstration

Wednesday, September 20 - 10 am - 6 pm
Do you want to learn about 3D printing? Stop by the Ocean Pines Branch today to see it in action. Staff will be available to answer questions and take orders for 3D prints!
Location: Ocean Pines Branch

Board Game Night

Wednesday, September 20 - 4:00 - 7:00 pm
Bring your friends and family for an evening of board game fun. We will provide a selection of games to choose from. This event is for all ages.
Location: Snow Hill Branch

Story Time “Apples”

Thursday, September 21 - 10:30 am
For 2 to 5 year old children.
Location: Snow Hill Branch

Science Exploratorium: Physics

Thursday, September 20 - 4:00 p.m.
Hands on experiments to learn a variety of science concepts. For children 8 years old & up.
Location: Pocomoke Branch

Crafty Saturday Make & Take

Saturday, September 23 - 9 am - 3 pm
Use your imagination to create something wonderful with fun supplies provided by the library! For all ages.
Location: Ocean Pines Branch

Virtual Reality @ the Library

Monday, September 25 - 4:00 PM
Experience virtual reality using the Playstation VR, powered by PS4. This program series is brought to you by the generous support of Abundant Life Apostolic Church, The Delmarva Discovery Center, The Hickman Family, Jacqueline B Gordon & Tyson Food Inc. Thank you for your support! For ages 12 & up.
Location: Pocomoke Branch

Tot Time

Tuesday, September 26 - 10:30 AM
Active free play program to get toddlers up and moving. This program helps support the 60 minutes of play each day initiative! For children ages 1-3
Location: Pocomoke Branch

Story Time “Clothes”

Thursday, September 28 - 10:30 am
For 2 to 5 year old children.
Location: Ocean Pines Branch

Play Time

Thursday, September 28 - 10:30 am
Make new friends and learn new skills while playing with our great educational toys!
For infant to 5 year old children.
Location: Snow Hill Branch

Family Night “Music”

Thursday, September 28, 2017 - 4:30-5:30 PM
Musical fun for the whole family!
Location: Berlin Branch

Crafty Saturday Make & Take

Saturday, September 30 - 9 am - 3 pm
Use your imagination to create something wonderful with fun supplies provided by the library! For all ages.
Location: Ocean Pines Branch

Lap Time

Monday, October 2 - 10:30 am
Children will be introduced to songs, games, and finger plays. For children under 2 years old.
Location: Snow Hill Branch

Story Time “Birthdays”

Tuesday, October 3, 2017 - 10:30 AM
For 2 to 5 year old children.
Location: Berlin Branch

Young & restless “Our Community”

Tuesday, October 3 - 10:30 AM
Learn about people and places in our community. For children 3-7 years old
Location: Pocomoke Branch

Play Time

Thursday, October 5 - 10:30 am
Make new friends and learn new skills while playing with our great educational toys! For infant to 5 year old children.
Location: Ocean Pines Branch

Story Time “Pumpkins”

Thursday, October 5 - 10:30 am
For 2 to 5 year old children.
Location: Snow Hill Branch

Gardening Lab: Plants Under Cover

Friday, October 6 - 3:30 pm
Get dirt under your nails with fun hands-on projects. For children 8 years old and up.
Location: Join us each month for a lively book discussion facilitated by Gail Samis and Cynthia Hanagud of Salisbury University. Copies of the book are available in advance at the Pocomoke Branch.

Crafty Saturday Make & Take “Autumn”

Saturday, October 7 - 9 am - 3 pm
Use your imagination to create something wonderful with fun supplies provided by the library! For all ages.
Location: Ocean Pines Branch

Global Cardboard Challenge

Saturday, October 7 - 9:00 AM
Transform the meeting room into your own mini golf course using cardboard and various other supplies provided. Fun for the whole family.
Location: Pocomoke Branch

Cardboard Challenge “Cardboard Maze”

Saturday, October 7 - 10:00 am
Inspired by Caine's Arcade, we will be creating a cardboard maze! We'll provide the cardboard and tools, you provide the creativity!
For children ages 7 and up.
Location: Snow Hill Branch

Cardboard Challenge

Saturday, October 7 - 10 am - 2 pm
Just because summer is over doesn’t mean that you have to stop building a better world! Join us for our cardboard challenge where you can put your imagination to the test and build something wonderful using our supplies.
Location: Ocean Pines Branch

Play Time

Tuesday, October 10, 2017 - 10:30 AM
Make new friends and learn new skills while playing with our great educational toys!
For infant to 5 year old children.

Location: Berlin Branch

Story Time: Not So Scary Stories

Tuesday, October 10 - 10:30 AM
For children 2-5 years old
Location: Pocomoke Branch

Geo Board It!

Wednesday, October 11 - 4:00 PM
Let out your creativity with this fun STEM activity. For ages 12 & up
Location: Pocomoke Branch

Young and Restless “Our Community”

Thursday, October 12 - 10:30 am
Learn about people and places in our community. For 3 to 7 year old children.
Location: Snow Hill Branch

Story Time “Monkey Madness”

Thursday, October 12 - 10:30 am
For 2 to 5 year old children.
Location: Ocean Pines Branch

Crafty Saturday Make & Take

Saturday, October 14 - 9 am - 3 pm
Use your imagination to create something wonderful with fun supplies provided by the library! For all ages.
Location: Ocean Pines Branch

Family Preppers

Saturday, October 14 - 11:00 AM
Do you have the right supplies on hand for your family during a power outage? Are you prepared to leave your home on immediate notice? Learn tips on how to equip your family for a short term disaster. For all ages.
Location: Pocomoke Branch

Lap Time

Monday, October 16 - 10:30 am
Children will be introduced to songs, games, and finger plays. For children under 2 years old.
Location: Snow Hill Branch

Board Game Demo

Monday, October 16 - 4-6 pm
Interested in learning a new board game? Come hang out and play a game provided by Phoenix Rising Games and Comics.

Location: Ocean Pines Branch

Story Time “Falling Leaves”

Tuesday, October 17, 2017 - 10:30 AM
For 2 to 5 year old children.
Location: Berlin Branch

Play Time

Tuesday, October 17 - 10:30 AM
Make new friends and learn new skills while playing with our great educational toys! For infants to 5 year old children.
Location: Pocomoke Branch

Story Time “Trees”

Thursday, October 19 - 10:30 am
For 2 to 5 year old children.
Location: Snow Hill Branch

Young and Restless “Our Community”

Thursday, October 19 - 10:30 am
Children will be introduced to songs, games, and finger plays. For children under 2 years old.
Location: Ocean Pines Branch

Ghost Hunting @ the Library

Friday, October 20 - 7:00 p.m.
Bring a bucket and flashlight and hunt for hidden ghosts. Crafts and activities for all ages. Fun for the whole family.
Location: Pocomoke Branch

Crafty Saturday Make & Take

Saturday, October 21 - 9 am - 3 pm
Use your imagination to create something wonderful with fun supplies provided by the library! For all ages.
Location: Ocean Pines Branch

Teen Time: Creative Writing

Saturday, October 21 - 11 am - 1 pm
Are you interested in writing? Not sure how to get started? Nancy Mitchell of Salisbury University will be here to help you get started on your dream of being a writer!
Location: Ocean Pines Branch

Sensory Story Time

Saturday, October 21 - 1:30 - 2:30 pm
Join us for an inclusive story time designed to bring youngsters of all ages and abilities to the library. Hear a story, sing songs and make a craft. Please register for this program by calling 410-632-3495. Siblings, families and caretakers are all welcome.
Location: Snow Hill Branch

Mini Pumpkin Decorating

Monday, October 23 - Wednesday, November 1 - any time
Decorate a mini pumpkin to take home with you! The library will supply all materials. For children of all ages.
Location: Snow Hill Branch

Halloween Costume Swap

Monday, October 23 - 3 -6 pm
Has your child outgrown their Halloween costume but it still looks brand new? Drop off costumes and accessories at the library from October 9 - 20 for a community costume swap. When you drop off an item you will receive a token to redeem at the event on October 23.
Location: Ocean Pines Branch

Young and Restless “Our Community”

Tuesday, October 24, 2017 - 10:30 AM
Learn about the people and places in our community. For 3 to 7 year old children.
Location: Berlin Branch

Tot Time

Tuesday, October 24 - 2:00 pm
Active free play program to get toddlers up and moving. This program helps support the 60 minutes of play each day initiative! For children ages 1-3
Location: Pocomoke Branch

Play Time

Thursday, October 26 - 10:30 am
Make new friends and learn new skills while playing with our great educational toys!
For infant to 5 year old children.
Location: Snow Hill Branch

Story Time “On the Farm”

Thursday, October 26 - 10:30 am
For 2 to 5 year old children.
Location: Ocean Pines Branch

Science Exploratorium: Chemistry

Thursday, October 26 - 4:00 PM
Hands on experiments to learn a variety of science concepts. For ages 8 & older
Location: Pocomoke Branch

Family Night “At The Movies”

Thursday, October 26, 2017 - 4:30 PM - 5:30 PM
Join us for an evening at the movies.
Location: Berlin Branch

Crafty Saturday Make & Take

Saturday, October 28 - 9 am - 3 pm
Use your imagination to create something wonderful with fun supplies provided by the library! For all ages.
Location: Ocean Pines Branch

International Games Week Kickoff

Monday, October 30, 2017 - 4:00 PM
International Games Week is an annual celebration of games, play, libraries and learning that anyone can join, and costs absolutely nothing to play! Gamers young and old are welcome to join us for a variety of board games.
Location: Berlin Branch

Virtual Reality @ the Library

Monday, October 30 - 4:00 PM
Experience virtual reality using the Playstation VR, powered by PS4. This program series is brought to you by the generous support of Abundant Life Apostolic Church, The Delmarva Discovery Center, The Hickman Family, Jacqueline B Gordon & Tyson Food Inc.Thank you for your support! For ages 12 & up.
Location: Pocomoke Branch

Story Time “Pumpkins”

Tuesday, October 31, 2017 - 10:30 AM
For 2 to 5 year old children.
Location: Berlin Branch

Story Time “Pumpkins”

Tuesday, October 31, 2017 - 10:30 AM
For 2 to 5 year old children.
Location: Berlin Branch

Halloween Storytime & Parade

Tuesday, October 31 - 10:30 am
Join us for a spooky story time and a parade around the library to celebrate Halloween!
Location: Ocean Pines Branch

Celebrate Halloween

Tuesday, October 31 - 10:30 AM & 3:30 PM
10:30 AM: Crafts, snacks and activities for infants and children up to age 5.
3:30 PM: Drop in the library before you go trick or treating for crafts and candy!
Location: Pocomoke Branch

STEM FEST: Harry Potter STEM Party

Tuesday, October 31 - 4:00 - 5:00 pm
Explore science in the Harry Potter universe! Come in costume for a chance to win a door prize! For children ages 8 and up.
Location: Snow Hill Branch

STEM FEST: Pumpkin Seed Counting

Wednesday, November 1 - 3:30 pm
Do big pumpkins have more seeds than small ones? We will open up different sized pumpkins and count the seeds.
For children ages 5 and up.
Location: Snow Hill Branch

STEM Story Time “Hibernation”

Thursday, November 2 - 10:30 am
For 2 to 5 year old children.
Location: Snow Hill Branch

Crafty Saturday Make & Take

Saturday, November 4 - 9 am - 3 pm
Use your imagination to create something wonderful with fun supplies provided by the library! For all ages.
Location: Ocean Pines Branch

Lap Time

Monday, November 6 - 10:30 am
Children will be introduced to songs, games, and finger plays. For children under 2 years old.
Location: Snow Hill Branch

“STEM FEST”

Monday, November 6 - 3:45 pm
Juggle with Cascading Carlos; attempt the Library’s Wind Tunnel Challenge; milk a pretend cow and learn how to make butter with Cindy, 4-H Agent University of Maryland Extension 4-H Worcester County; experiment with Nanotechnology and try LEGO WeDo Robotics with Lisa, 4-H STEM Agent University of Maryland Extension 4-H Worcester County. For children 6 years old and up.

Location: Snow Hill Branch

Story Time “Music”

Tuesday, November 7, 2017 - 10:30 AM
For 2 to 5 year old children.
Location: Berlin Branch

3D Printer Demonstration Day

Wednesday, November 8 - all day
Come see what you can make on a 3D printer! We will have projects in process on the printer all day long and staff will be available to answer questions.
Location: Snow Hill Branch

STEM FEST “Crazy Science Lab”

Thursday, November 9 - 10:30 am
Experiment with us! For 3 to 7 year old children.
Location: Snow Hill Branch

Crafty Saturday Make & Take

Saturday, November 11 - 9 am - 3 pm
Use your imagination to create something wonderful with fun supplies provided by the library! For all ages.
Location: Ocean Pines Branch

Take Things Apart Day

Saturday, November 11, 2017 - 10:00 AM
Take objects such as VCRs, telephones and clocks apart to learn how they operate. A perfect STEAM activity for kids 8 and up!
Location: Berlin Branch

Play Time

Tuesday, November 14, 2017 - 10:30 AM
For infant to 5 year old children.
Location: Berlin Branch

Story Time “Thanksgiving”

Thursday, November 16 - 10:30 am
For 2 to 5 year old children.
Location: Snow Hill Branch

Crafty Saturday Make & Take

Saturday, November 18 - 9 am - 3 pm
Use your imagination to create something wonderful with fun supplies provided by the library! For all ages.
Location: Ocean Pines Branch

Sensory Story Time

Saturday, November 18 - 1:30 pm - 2:30 pm
Join us for an inclusive story time designed to bring youngsters of all ages and abilities to the library. Hear a story, sing songs and make a craft. Please register for this program by calling 410-632-3495. Siblings, families and caretakers are all welcome.
Location: Snow Hill Branch

Lap Time

Monday, November 20 - 10:30 am
Children will be introduced to songs, games, and finger plays. For children under 2 years old.
Location: Snow Hill Branch

Story Time “Giving Thanks”

Tuesday, November 21, 2017 - 10:30 AM
For 2 to 5 year old children.
Location: Berlin Branch

Crafty Saturday Make & Take

Saturday, November 25 - 9 am - 3 pm
Use your imagination to create something wonderful with fun supplies provided by the library! For all ages.
Location: Ocean Pines Branch

Young and Restless “Crazy Science Lab”

Tuesday, November 28, 2017 - 10:30 AM
Experiment with us! Science, Art and Fun! For 3 to 7 year old children.
Location: Berlin Branch

Story Time “Dogs”

Thursday, November 30 - 10:30 am
For 2 to 5 year old children.
Location: Snow Hill Branch

Family Night “Holiday Centerpieces”

Thursday, November 30, 2017 - 4:30 PM - 5:30 PM
Make a centerpiece for your holiday table. Fun for the whole family.
Location: Berlin Branch