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Winter Calendar of Events

Browse our latest calendar of events here.  We hope to see you at an upcoming program soon!

We're Fine Free!

We're Fine Free

Worcester County Library has joined a growing number of libraries that do not charge fines for overdue materials; we are now one of six systems in Maryland without fines. By removing fines, the Library furthers its mission to promote reading, thinking, learning, and the enjoyment of the arts.

Creativebug

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Creativebug offers over 1,000 art and craft video classes taught by top designers and experts.  Crafters, DIY-ers, and makers of all ages and skill levels can work along instructors to learn new techniques. Downloadable patterns, templates, and recipes are included.  What will you create?

#eBooksForAll

Beginning November 1, 2019, Macmillan Publishers will allow libraries to purchase only one copy of each new eBook title for the first eight weeks after a book’s release.  This limits access to new titles for readers like you.  Macmillan is the only publisher to propose such an embargo.  The American Library Association, the Public Library Association, the Urban Libraries Council, and libraries across the country are contacting Macmillan to express our concerns.  We need your voice as well.  We urge you to contact Macmillan to express your concerns about this recent purchasing policy decisio

Sensory Resource Collection

Sensory Resources Collection

Check out the Sensory Resource collection for children available at the Berlin branch library. Sensory tools can help improve focus, make your child more comfortable participating in group settings, and promote skill development and learning – while still having fun!

Digital Magazine Collection

Click here to access our collection of popular, full-color interactive eMagazines.

Fall Reading Program

Read. Log. Win.  Log as many books as you can in this FREE program for a chance to win the grand prize!  To get started visit: WorcesterLibrary.beanstack.org.

One Fish, Two Fish, We Fish, Free Fish

The Ocean City Branch of the Worcester County Library, in partnership with the Maryland Department of Natural Resources, is offering a Free Fishing Rod Loaner Program. Adults can check out a rod a tackle to use in bay and river waters. The library hopes to encourage individuals and families to explore the sport of fishing. An adult library card is required to check-out these rods. For more information and for program regulations, please visit the branch or call 410-524-1818.