july, 2022

21jul(jul 21)6:00 pm(jul 21)6:00 pmSwashbuckling Animals (In-Person)Location(s):Long Branch


Event Details

This program is sponsored by the Friends of the Library, Montgomery County, Inc. This is a summertime program for children ages 3 and up and their families.

Pirates and Buccaneers traveled in the Chesapeake Bay. What animals did they travel with as companions, food, and trade goods? Meet a few of these swashbuckling animals and learn more about their history in a piratey fun manner.  You will see live animals such as the red footed tortoise, a rat, a ball python and more!  Dress like a pirate if you want!

Looking for something to do until this program? Sign up for the library’s Summer Reading Challenge! Registration opens June 15th.

Take a look at these resources for kids using your library card. Don’t have a card right now? No worries!  Find out how to Get a Library Card.

TumbleBooks – books that read themselves

Kanopy Kids– videos and animated books

BookFlix – animated stories

Explora Educators, Explora Primary School – education resources

Accommodation Requests

Please place your request for English-language captioning or sign language interpretation at least five days before the library-sponsored program you plan to attend. Contact the Assistant Facilities and Accessibility Program Manager at 240-777-0002 with all other accommodation requests.


(Thursday) 6:00 pm - 6:45 pm


Long Branch Library

8800 Garland Ave, Silver Spring, MD 20901

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