December 2012

Season's Greetings from the
Somerset County Library System!
Library News
Winter Break Programs
Join us at both the Princess Anne and Corbin library branches for some fun during the holiday school break in December!

Princess Anne Library: 
Dec. 26, 27, 28, and 29
Family Board Games, 11 am
Family Movie & Snack, 2 pm 

Corbin Library, Crisfield:
Dec. 26, Family Movie & Snack, 2 pm
Dec. 27, Teen Lego, 3 pm
Dec. 28, Teen Wii Games, 3 pm
Dec. 29, Family Wii Games, 2 pm

Upcoming Programs  
Antique Silver Appraisal 
Silver appraiser, John Gallagher will be on site to appraise your
most treasured antique silver.  (Coins are not included as they have a different value system.) Please limit to three pieces.
Wednesday, December 5: 1 pm * Crisfield Library

Papercrafts for Teens & Adults 
The library will provide the supplies - you provide the talent! Learn how to make a colorful & simple project using just paper and glue.
Friday, December 7; 3 pm * Princess Anne Library

 

Make your own Body Butter! 

Diane Armstrong of the Serenity Shop will guide you through the
process of making body butter for amazingly smooth skin! Keep for
yourself or give as a Christmas gift! Please bring a hand mixer, two
bowls, and a rubber spatula. All other materials will be supplied. 
Class is limited to 15 participants, so register early!
Monday, December 10; 1 pm * Princess Anne Library 

 

Christmas Around the World 
Join us for a fun and educational program as we learn the traditions of Christmas from other countries around the world. 
Tuesday, December 11; 4 pm * Princess Anne Library
Monday, December 17; 4 pm * Crisfield Library 

 

SAVE THE DATE - Frontier: The War of 1812 
Performed by the Ballet Theater of Maryland at the Mar-Va Theater, Pocomoke, MD. Tickets are $6; sales begin January 4, 2013.
Saturday, February 9; Show times: 2 pm & 7 pm  
Family, Children, & Teen Programs 

Story Time

Storybooks, finger plays, songs and fun for preschool children - free, no registration required.  

Princess Anne Library:

Tuesday, December 4; 11:15-11:45 am  

Crisfield Library:

Thursday, December 6; 11:15 - 11:45 am  

  

Family Movie Matinee

Join us at either the Crisfield or Princess Anne library branch for a family-friendly movie on the third Saturday of each month at 2 pm. Pillows, blankets encouraged & light refreshments provided.

 

Family Board Games

Bring your family to the library to play a classic board game or to try out a new one, fourth Saturday of each month at 2 pm.

  

Teen Programs

Princess Anne Library:

Board Games - December 8, 3:30 pm 

YA Movie (may be rated PG-13) - December 21, 2 pm 

Crisfield Library:

YA Movie (may be rated PG-13) - December 21, 2 pm

LEGO Creations - December 27, 3 pm 

Wii Gaming - December 28, 3:30 pm

Hours of Operation

Princess Anne Library
11767 Beechwood St.
Princess Anne, MD 21853
(410) 651-0852

Mon. - Th. 10 am - 7 pm
Fri. - Sat.  10 am - 5 pm
Sunday - Closed

Corbin Memorial Library

4 E. Main Street
Crisfield, MD 21817
(410) 968-0955

Mon. - Th. 11 am - 7 pm
Friday 11 am - 5 pm
Saturday 10 am - 5 pm
Sunday - Closed

Ewell Library,
Smith Island

20910 Caleb Jones Rd.
Ewell, MD 21824
(410) 425-5141

Monday - Closed
Tues. - 1-4 pm / 6-9 pm
Wednesday - 6 - 9 pm
Thursday - 1 - 4 pm
Friday - 6 - 7 pm
Sat - Sun. - Closed

Coming in January:
Victorian Tea Party 
Step back in time and savor the flavor of a Victorian Tea Party with hostess Kelley Rouse.   

Thurs., Jan. 17; 2 pm
Crisfield Library