Tag: branches

  • February Fun in the Branches

    February Fun in the Branches

    Head to our Branches for indoor fun this month! Germantown Library 2/1 Special Display: Find a New Friend Don’t judge a book by its cover! During the month of February, choose a SURPRISE book from our special display. Then, review the book with the included form and bring it back to the librarian for a bookmark* […]

  • Potomac Library Refresh: January Update

    Potomac Library Refresh: January Update

    Since December’s update, progress at Potomac Library has included completion of new study rooms, public restroom tiles and fixtures, and all flooring, paint, interior doors, and window treatments. Work is in progress on the staff kitchen and bathroom, lighting, new entry doors and shelving throughout the building. Photos of Potomac Library Refresh Progress Learn more about the MCPL […]

  • January Fun in the Branches

    January Fun in the Branches

    Head to our Branches for indoor fun this month! Damascus Library 1/22 Scavenger Hunt: Year of the Rabbit Germantown Library 1/11, 1/18 & 1/25Drop-in Chess 1/14 10:30AM-4:30PM MoComCon 2023 – Dungeons & Dragons Demo MoComCon 2023 – Collaborative Art Station MoComCon 2023 – Selfie Station MoComCon 2023 – Button Making MoComCon 2023 – Take & […]

  • Potomac Library Refresh: December Update

    Potomac Library Refresh: December Update

    Since November’s update, the work at Potomac Library has included installation of vinyl tile, ceramic tile, carpeting, and new lighting, as well as installation of doors and door hardware and preparation for upcoming installation of bathroom fixtures. Photos of Potomac Library Refresh Progress Learn more about the MCPL refresh projects.

  • December Fun in the Branches

    December Fun in the Branches

    Kensington Park Library 12/7Build a Snowflake Take & Make ​​Kids can build a snowflake with marshmallows and toothpicks. Germantown Library 12/14 & 21Drop-in Chess 12/24Storytime Stations 10:30amREAD, SING, WRITE, TALK & PLAY your way through each of our storytime stations, while learning some early literacy tips along the way.  Just because there’s no storytime this […]

  • Potomac Library Refresh: November Update

    Potomac Library Refresh: November Update

    Potomac Library Renovation Work Continues Since last month’s update, the work at Potomac Library has included closing floor trenches and wall openings, wall painting, ceiling tile replacement, highlight painting surrounding each skylight, and the start of ceramic tile work. Most exterior work was finished up, including installation of retaining walls and repair of railings, brick, […]

  • American Minority Veterans Research Project at MCPL

    American Minority Veterans Research Project at MCPL

    November is National Veterans and Military Families Month. The American Minority Veterans Research Project will have informational tables throughout November, 2022, at Montgomery County Public Libraries branches. They’ll provide updated information about veterans’ services at local, state and national levels to veterans, their families and the community. Information about obtaining medical and social needs and […]

  • Potomac Library Refresh: October Update

    Potomac Library Refresh: October Update

    Potomac Library Refresh Work Continues In October, work at the Potomac Library focused on completion of plumbing, electrical, and lighting work and completing repairs and improvements to the walls, including painting. Exterior work included brick repair, repair of railings, bollards, and soffits, and sealing windows. Learn more about the MCPL refresh projects.

  • Enter the Fall 2022 Photo Contest at Kensington Park Library

    Enter the Fall 2022 Photo Contest at Kensington Park Library

    Submit Fall Photos November 14-28 Do you enjoy the changing colors of the season and capturing them on camera? Enter the Fall Colors Photography Contest at the Kensington Park Library. Participants aged 16 and up may enter mounted photos from November 14-28, and chosen photos will be on display throughout December. Entry forms are available […]

  • Celebrate Hispanic Heritage Month 2022 at MCPL!

    Celebrate Hispanic Heritage Month 2022 at MCPL!

    Join us at the branches and virtually to celebrate Hispanic Heritage Month this September and October! This year’s theme is “Unidos: Inclusivity for a Stronger Nation.”Check individual event listings for details, and registration link where that’s required. Hispanic Heritage Month Events Monday, September 26: 2-4pmCoco and Crafts! at Aspen Hill LibraryCelebrate Hispanic Heritage Month with […]