August Fun in the Branches

In addition to our full calendar of events, each MCPL branch plans and provides activities you can take a break to enjoy while you’re browsing!

Davis Library

Harry Potter Scavenger Hunt

Gaithersburg Library

Paper Plate Jellyfish

Germantown Library

8/3, 8/10, 24 & 31
Drop-in Chess
Drop on in and join fellow enthusiasts for a friendly game of chess. Boards and pieces will be provided on a first-come-first-serve basis

Marilyn J. Praisner

Take & Make: Paper Weave Fish

Noyes Library for Young Children

Take & Make: Tissue Paper Campfires
Take & Make: Paper Chain Octopus

White Oak Library

Sea Shells: Observe, Play, Discover!
What can you do with a bunch of seashells? A LOT! Examine, sort, classify, count, make patterns, touch, trace, and more. Oceans of possibilities! For ages 4 and up, with parent supervision. All Summer!

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