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Canceled

Bilingual storytime - in person

English and Amharic

Stories and songs in English and Amharic. Just right for Amharic and English speakers ages 3-12 years and English speakers able to focus through portions of a longer story in another language.

Please join us for a bilingual storytime just right for Amharic and English speakers ages 3-12 years and English speakers who are old enough to focus through portions of a longer story in another language.

Stories in English and Amharic songs and rhymes too! Filled with diverse stories and activities that promote and develop language skills and imagination. This program encourages children to develop a lifelong love of reading and learning and introduce them to the culture of reading.

Questions about this program? Contact the Brigadier General Charles E. McGee library at 240-773-9420.

Library Program Attendance (both virtual and in the branch) is limited to participants within the suggested age range of the program. Children attending an MCPL program under the age of 8 must be accompanied by an adult. Adults attending a program intended for children must have an accompanying child.

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By joining this Virtual MCPL program, you agree to abide by our rules of conduct. Library staff has the authority to remove you from this program if we deem your behavior to be inappropriate, to ensure the safety of staff and customers.

Learn about MCPL's Zoom Security Settings

Accommodation Requests

People who are Deaf or Hard of Hearing should request English-language captioning or sign-language interpretation at least five days before the library-sponsored program they plan to attend. Contact the Assistant Facilities and Accessibility Program Manager at 240-777-0002 with all other accommodation requests.

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Brigadier General Charles E. McGee Library

Phone: 240-773-9420

Hours
Mon, Jun 10 10:00AM to 8:00PM
Tue, Jun 11 10:00AM to 8:00PM
Wed, Jun 12 10:00AM to 8:00PM
Thu, Jun 13 10:00AM to 8:00PM
Fri, Jun 14 10:00AM to 6:00PM
Sat, Jun 15 10:00AM to 6:00PM
Sun, Jun 16 10:00AM to 6:00PM

Upcoming Events

Mon, Jun 17, 10:15am - 12:00pm
This event is full

Mon, Jun 17, 2:00pm - 4:00pm

Tue, Jun 18, 4:30pm - 7:30pm

Tue, Jun 18, 6:00pm - 7:30pm

Thu, Jun 20, 5:00pm - 6:00pm

Fri, Jun 21, 11:00am - 12:00pm

Canceled
Sat, Jun 22, 10:00am - 1:00pm

Sat, Jun 22, 10:30am - 11:15am

Mon, Jun 24, 10:15am - 12:00pm
This event is full

Mon, Jun 24, 2:00pm - 4:00pm

Tue, Jun 25, 4:30pm - 7:30pm

Tue, Jun 25, 6:00pm - 7:30pm

Wed, Jun 26, 4:00pm - 6:00pm

Wed, Jun 26, 6:00pm - 7:30pm
This event is full

Thu, Jun 27, 5:00pm - 6:00pm

Canceled
Sat, Jun 29, 10:00am - 1:00pm

Mon, Jul 01, 10:15am - 12:00pm

Mon, Jul 01, 2:00pm - 4:00pm

Tue, Jul 02, 6:00pm - 7:30pm

Wed, Jul 03, 12:00pm - 1:00pm

Wed, Jul 03, 4:00pm - 6:00pm

Wed, Jul 03, 6:00pm - 7:30pm
This event is full

Canceled
Sat, Jul 06, 10:00am - 1:00pm

Mon, Jul 08, 10:15am - 12:00pm

Canceled
Mon, Jul 08, 11:00am - 11:30am

Mon, Jul 08, 2:00pm - 4:00pm

Tue, Jul 09, 6:00pm - 7:30pm

Wed, Jul 10, 4:00pm - 6:00pm

Wed, Jul 10, 6:00pm - 7:30pm
Registration opens Thursday, June 20 2024 at 11:00am

Thu, Jul 11, 5:00pm - 6:00pm

Canceled
Sat, Jul 13, 10:00am - 1:00pm

Mon, Jul 15, 10:15am - 12:00pm
Registration opens Monday, June 24 2024 at 9:00am

Mon, Jul 15, 2:00pm - 4:00pm

Tue, Jul 16, 6:00pm - 7:30pm