Events Calendar

Event Type
Age
Program Type
Library Branch
Room

Monday, August 27th, 2018

Babies & Books

9:30am - 10:30am
Branch: New Oxford Area Library
Room: Children's Area
Ages: Children
Program Type: Storytime
Description:
These sessions entertain from birth to 2 years of age. Ms. Lauren will share favorite books, songs, nursery rhymes, and more. This is a great time for social interaction for both baby and parents. Grandparents, caregivers, and siblings are welcome, t...
Branch: Harbaugh-Thomas Library
Room: Story Time Area
Ages: Children
Program Type: Storytime
Description:
Songs, stories and activities for little ones through age 2 and their grown-ups. ...

Toddler Time

10:30am - 11:30am
Branch: New Oxford Area Library
Room: Children's Area
Ages: Children
Program Type: Storytime
Description:
These sessions are geared for 2 and 3 year old child and an adult. Books, rhymes, music, movement activities, finger plays, and more! Grandparents, caregivers, and siblings are welcome too!   (Photo by Ben White on Unsplash)...

Sensory Storytime

10:30am - 11:30am
Registration
Branch: Gettysburg Library
Room: Children's Room
Description:
This interactive program is designed for children ages 5 and younger who have a difficult time in large groups, are on the autism spectrum, have sensory processing challenges, or other special needs.  For more information, please contact us at&n...
Branch: Carroll Valley Library
Room: Conference Room
Ages: Adults
Program Type: Other
Description:
Choose your favorite breakfast recipe. Bring your creation to the library to share! ...

"Not a Book Club"

6:30pm - 7:30pm
Registration
Branch: New Oxford Area Library
Ages: Adults
Program Type: Book Club
Seats Remaining: -4
Description:
Meet local readers and discuss what you're reading, what you're enjoying (or not), and discover titles to try next! Have you read a great book that you're aching to share with others? Are you stuck in a reading rut? Do you simply love books? Jo...

Tuesday, August 28th, 2018

Babies and Books

9:30am - 10:30am
Branch: Gettysburg Library
Room: Children's Room
Description:
These sessions are geared for parent and child from birth to 2 years of age. Introduce your baby to literature and the library as we share favorite books, songs, nursery rhymes and more. This is a great time for social interaction for both baby ...

Preschool/Toddler Storytime

10:00am - 11:00am
Branch: Carroll Valley Library
Room: Meeting Room
Ages: Children
Program Type: Storytime
Description:
Join us for songs, stories, and a craft with Miss Crystal! For children ages 2-5. ...

Toddler Time

10:30am - 11:30am
Branch: Gettysburg Library
Room: Children's Room
Ages: Children
Program Type: Storytime
Description:
These sessions are geared for 2 and 3 year old children and an adult. Join us as we share books, rhymes, music, movement activities, finger plays, crafts and more! Toddler Time is offered on two different days - select the one that suits you bes...

Block Party

11:00am - 12:00pm
Branch: Carroll Valley Library
Ages: Children
Program Type: Other
Description:
Build and create with our big set of wooden blocks! ...

Chicks with Sticks

12:00pm - 2:00pm
Branch: Trone Memorial Library
Room: Adult Wing Room A/B
Ages: Teens, Adults
Program Type: Arts & Crafts
Description:
This is a knitting and crocheting group. Please bring whatever project you happen to be working on. If you are just beginning and would like to learn, please feel free to join us! We have lots of ladies willing to teach. ...

Knitting Group

1:00pm - 3:00pm
Branch: Harbaugh-Thomas Library
Room: Quiet Reading Room
Ages: Teens, Adults
Program Type: Arts & Crafts
Description:
Bring a project or learn to knit. Adults and teens can drop in anytime from 1-3 pm. ...

Page Turners

6:30pm - 7:30pm
Registration
Branch: Trone Memorial Library
Room: Children’s Wing Room
Ages: Children
Program Type: Book Club
Seats Remaining: 16
Description:
This evening we will discuss the chosen book and participate in extra hands on activities realating to the book.  Copies of each book will be available at the front desk to check out. September 25  No Talking by Andrew Clements O...

Preschool Storytime

6:30pm - 7:30pm
Branch: Harbaugh-Thomas Library
Room: Story Time Area
Ages: Children
Program Type: Arts & Crafts, Storytime
Description:
Join us for stories, songs, activities and a craft. ...
Branch: Trone Memorial Library
Room: Adult Wing Room A/B
Ages: Adults
Program Type: Book Club
Description:
Please contact a staff member to reserve your copy of the upcoming selection! September 25 Mean Streak by Sandra Brown October 23 The Bully Pulpit: Theodore Roosevelt, William Howard Taft and the Golden Age of Journalism by Doris Kearns Goodwin...

Wednesday, August 29th, 2018

Babies and Books

9:30am - 10:30am
Branch: Gettysburg Library
Room: Children's Room
Description:
These sessions are geared for parent and child from birth to 2 years of age. Introduce your baby to literature and the library as we share favorite books, songs, nursery rhymes and more. This is a great time for social interaction for both baby ...

Baby Storytime

10:00am - 11:00am
Branch: Carroll Valley Library
Room: Conference Room
Ages: Children
Program Type: Storytime
Description:
Storytime for babies 0-2 years old ...

Preschool Storytime

10:30am - 11:30am
Branch: Harbaugh-Thomas Library
Room: Story Time Area
Ages: Children
Program Type: Arts & Crafts, Storytime
Description:
Join us for stories, activities, songs and a craft! ...

Toddler Time

10:30am - 11:30am
Branch: Gettysburg Library
Room: Children's Room
Ages: Children
Program Type: Storytime
Description:
These sessions are geared for 2 and 3 year old children and an adult. Join us as we share books, rhymes, music, movement activities, finger plays, crafts and more! Toddler Time is offered on two different days - select the one that suits you bes...

Preschool Story Time

10:30am - 11:00am
Branch: Littlestown Library
Room: Littlestown Community Meeting Room
Ages: Children, Adults
Program Type: Storytime
Description:
Hear stories, make fun crafts, and enjoy creative play! Ages 3-5 welcome (must be accompanied by an adult), free at Littlestown Library. ...

Thursday, August 30th, 2018

Babies & Books

10:00am - 10:30am
Branch: Littlestown Library
Ages: Children, Adults
Program Type: Storytime
Description:
Enjoy early learning through song, dance, stories, and creative play! Ages 1-24 months welcome (must be accompanied by an adult), free at the Littlestown Library. ...

Preschool Storytime

10:30am - 11:30am
Branch: Gettysburg Library
Room: Children's Room
Ages: Children
Program Type: Storytime
Description:
These sessions are geared for children ages 4, 5 and 6. Parents may join us or browse in the Library. Join us as we shares books, music, action games, crafts, and more! Preschool Story Time is offered on two different days - select one that suits you...

Toddler Time

11:00am - 11:30am
Branch: Littlestown Library
Room: Littlestown Community Meeting Room
Ages: Children, Adults
Program Type: Storytime
Description:
Get ready to read in this interactive story time full of song, dance, and creative play! Ages 2-3 years welcome (must be accompanied by an adult), free at the Littlestown Library. ...

Friday, August 31st, 2018

Preschool Storytime

10:30am - 11:30am
Branch: Gettysburg Library
Room: Children's Room
Ages: Children
Program Type: Storytime
Description:
These sessions are geared for children ages 4, 5 and 6. Parents may join us or browse in the Library. Join us as we shares books, music, action games, crafts, and more! Preschool Story Time is offered on two different days - select one that suits you...

Sing-Along Movie Marathon

11:00am - 5:00pm
Branch: New Oxford Area Library
Ages: Teens
Program Type: Movie
Description:
Mark your calendars for this sing-along event at the New Oxford Area Library! We will be marathoning Moana, Enchanted and Beauty & the Beast on this school closure date for Conewago Valley School District. Bring your own camp chair to be extra co...

Saturday, September 1st, 2018

Block Party

11:00am - 12:00pm
Registration
Branch: New Oxford Area Library
Ages: Children
Program Type: Workshop
Description:
We have building blocks of all shapes and sizes! We invite kids from the community to construct building block architectural masterpieces. Join us every first Saturday. ...

Monday, September 3rd, 2018

Sensory Storytime

10:30am - 11:30am
Registration
Branch: Gettysburg Library
Room: Children's Room
Description:
This interactive program is designed for children ages 5 and younger who have a difficult time in large groups, are on the autism spectrum, have sensory processing challenges, or other special needs.  For more information, please contact us at&n...

Tuesday, September 4th, 2018

Babies and Books

9:30am - 10:30am
Branch: Gettysburg Library
Room: Children's Room
Description:
These sessions are geared for parent and child from birth to 2 years of age. Introduce your baby to literature and the library as we share favorite books, songs, nursery rhymes and more. This is a great time for social interaction for both baby ...

Preschool/Toddler Storytime

10:00am - 11:00am
Branch: Carroll Valley Library
Room: Meeting Room
Ages: Children
Program Type: Storytime
Description:
Join us for songs, stories, and a craft with Miss Crystal! For children ages 2-5. ...

Toddler Time

10:30am - 11:30am
Branch: Gettysburg Library
Room: Children's Room
Ages: Children
Program Type: Storytime
Description:
These sessions are geared for 2 and 3 year old children and an adult. Join us as we share books, rhymes, music, movement activities, finger plays, crafts and more! Toddler Time is offered on two different days - select the one that suits you bes...

Block Party

11:00am - 12:00pm
Branch: Carroll Valley Library
Ages: Children
Program Type: Other
Description:
Build and create with our big set of wooden blocks! ...

Knitting Group

1:00pm - 3:00pm
Branch: Harbaugh-Thomas Library
Room: Quiet Reading Room
Ages: Teens, Adults
Program Type: Arts & Crafts
Description:
Bring a project or learn to knit. Adults and teens can drop in anytime from 1-3 pm. ...

Fabric Arts Club

6:00pm - 8:00pm
Branch: Littlestown Library
Room: Littlestown Study Room B
Ages: Teens, Adults
Program Type: Arts & Crafts
Description:
Enjoy needlework, fabrics, knitting, crochet, quilt-making and other needlework or needle-craft projects? Come visit and share your project with the new Fabric Arts Club . Meets at the Littlestown Library from 6:00 p.m. to 8:00 p.m. on the 1st and ...
Branch: Trone Memorial Library
Room: Children’s Wing Room
Ages: Children
Program Type: Other
Description:
Sign up with a staff member for a 15-minute slot to read to a therapy dog. This is a great opportunity for children learning to read! ...

Preschool Storytime

6:30pm - 7:30pm
Branch: Harbaugh-Thomas Library
Room: Story Time Area
Ages: Children
Program Type: Arts & Crafts, Storytime
Description:
Join us for stories, songs, activities and a craft. ...

Orange Label Readers

7:00pm - 8:00pm
Branch: Trone Memorial Library
Room: Adult Wing Room A/B
Ages: Teens, Adults
Program Type: Book Club
Description:
Please contact a staff member to reserve your copy of the upcoming selection! Books marked in our collection with orange labels are written with young adults ages 12-18 in mind. This discussion is for young adults and adults who are young at heart. ...

Wednesday, September 5th, 2018

Babies and Books

9:30am - 10:30am
Branch: Gettysburg Library
Room: Children's Room
Description:
These sessions are geared for parent and child from birth to 2 years of age. Introduce your baby to literature and the library as we share favorite books, songs, nursery rhymes and more. This is a great time for social interaction for both baby ...

Baby Storytime

10:00am - 11:00am
Branch: Carroll Valley Library
Room: Conference Room
Ages: Children
Program Type: Storytime
Description:
Storytime for babies 0-2 years old ...

Toddler Time

10:30am - 11:30am
Branch: Gettysburg Library
Room: Children's Room
Ages: Children
Program Type: Storytime
Description:
These sessions are geared for 2 and 3 year old children and an adult. Join us as we share books, rhymes, music, movement activities, finger plays, crafts and more! Toddler Time is offered on two different days - select the one that suits you bes...

Preschool Storytime

10:30am - 11:30am
Branch: Harbaugh-Thomas Library
Room: Story Time Area
Ages: Children
Program Type: Arts & Crafts, Storytime
Description:
Join us for stories, activities, songs and a craft! ...

Sensory Storytime

10:30am - 11:30am
Registration
Branch: Trone Memorial Library
Ages: Children
Program Type: Storytime
Seats Remaining: 9
Description:
This interactive program is designed for children ages 5 and younger who have a difficult time in large goups, are on the autism spectrum, have sensory processing challenges or other special needs. ...

Preschool Story Time

10:30am - 11:00am
Branch: Littlestown Library
Room: Littlestown Community Meeting Room
Ages: Children, Adults
Program Type: Storytime
Description:
Hear stories, make fun crafts, and enjoy creative play! Ages 3-5 welcome (must be accompanied by an adult), free at Littlestown Library. ...

Kids' Block Party

11:00am - 11:30am
Branch: Littlestown Library
Room: Littlestown Community Meeting Room
Ages: Children, Adults
Program Type: Other
Description:
Build your dreams with our enormous block and toy collection; ages 3-5 welcome (must be accompanied by an adult), free at Littlestown Library. ...

Crafter-noon

11:30am - 1:00pm
Registration
Branch: New Oxford Area Library
Ages: Adults
Description:
Bring a project or begin one here!   Join us for a program and/or activity for adults every first and third Wednesday starting at 11:30 am. Photo by rawpixel on Unsplash ...
Registration
Branch: Trone Memorial Library
Room: Children’s Wing Room
Ages: Children
Program Type: Storytime
Seats Remaining: 15
Description:
On these Wednesdays Miss Sherry will share stories and then use instruments such as rhythm sticks, shaky eggs, bells, and boomwhackers with lots of singing and dancing around. ...

Thursday, September 6th, 2018

Branch: New Oxford Area Library
Room: Library Space
Ages: Adults
Program Type: Book Club
Description:
An adult mystery discussion group meeting on the first Thursday of the month. Contact the library for a copy of the upcoming selection! ...

Sensory Storytime

10:30am - 11:30am
Registration
Branch: Harbaugh-Thomas Library
Room: Story Time Area
Ages: Children
Seats Remaining: 10
Description:
The library will be closed, but sensory storytime will be open! This interactive program is designed for children ages 5 and younger who have a difficult time in large groups, are on the autism spectrum, have sensory processing challenges, or other s...

Preschool Storytime

10:30am - 11:30am
Branch: Gettysburg Library
Room: Children's Room
Ages: Children
Program Type: Storytime
Description:
These sessions are geared for children ages 4, 5 and 6. Parents may join us or browse in the Library. Join us as we shares books, music, action games, crafts, and more! Preschool Story Time is offered on two different days - select one that suits you...

Sit & Sew

12:00pm - 4:00pm
Branch: Trone Memorial Library
Room: Adult Wing Room A/B
Ages: Adults
Program Type: Arts & Crafts
Description:
Bring your machine and your current project. Here is your oppportunity to spend a few uninterrupted hours on your hobby! Everyone is welcome to bring a dish or snack to share. ...

Tech Help

5:30pm - 7:30pm
Branch: Trone Memorial Library
Ages: Everyone
Program Type: Technology Class
Description:
Sign up with a staff member to get one-on-one help using your smartphone, tablet, or computer. ...

Teen Book Club

6:00pm - 7:00pm
Branch: Carroll Valley Library
Room: Conference Room
Ages: Teens
Program Type: Book Club
Description:
Discussion Book - Howl's Moving Castle by Diana Wynne Jones. Bring a snack to share! ...
Registration
Branch: Gettysburg Library
Room: Third Floor Meeting Room
Ages: Adults
Program Type: Other
Seats Remaining: -16
Description:
Join us Thursday, Sept. 6th at 6:30 p.m. at the Gettysburg Library as Master Gardener Barb Mrgich of the Penn State Extension Adams County presents "Techniques and Tips for Fall Gardening."  This hour-long program will cover options for dealing ...

American Girl

6:30pm - 7:30pm
Registration
Branch: Trone Memorial Library
Room: Children’s Wing Room
Ages: Children
Program Type: Other
Seats Remaining: 24
Description:
Explore history and participate in hands on activities relating to these American girl dolls. September 6 -  Chrissa October 4 - Mary Ellen November 1 - Samantha   ...

Friday, September 7th, 2018

Baby Storytime

9:30am - 10:00am
Registration
Branch: Trone Memorial Library
Room: Children’s Wing Room
Ages: Children
Program Type: Storytime
Seats Remaining: 23
Description:
This is a fun and active story time for children ages 0 - 2 years with an adult. Miss Sherry will share age appropriate stories, songs, and rhymes. ...

Preschool Storytime

10:30am - 11:30am
Branch: Gettysburg Library
Room: Children's Room
Ages: Children
Program Type: Storytime
Description:
These sessions are geared for children ages 4, 5 and 6. Parents may join us or browse in the Library. Join us as we shares books, music, action games, crafts, and more! Preschool Story Time is offered on two different days - select one that suits you...

Preschool Storytime

10:30am - 11:00am
Registration
Branch: Trone Memorial Library
Room: Children’s Wing Room
Ages: Children
Program Type: Storytime
Seats Remaining: 25
Description:
This is an exciting story time for children ages 3 - 5.  Miss Sherry will share age appropriate songs, stories and activities. ...

Monday, September 10th, 2018

Branch: Harbaugh-Thomas Library
Room: Story Time Area
Ages: Children
Program Type: Storytime
Description:
Songs, stories and activities for little ones through age 2 and their grown-ups. ...

Sensory Storytime

10:30am - 11:30am
Registration
Branch: Gettysburg Library
Room: Children's Room
Description:
This interactive program is designed for children ages 5 and younger who have a difficult time in large groups, are on the autism spectrum, have sensory processing challenges, or other special needs.  For more information, please contact us at&n...

Toddler Storytime

10:30am - 11:00am
Registration
Branch: Trone Memorial Library
Room: Children’s Wing Room
Ages: Children
Program Type: Storytime
Seats Remaining: 24
Description:
Miss Sherry will share stories, rhymes and songs with children who are 2 -3 years old. ...

Knit and Crochet

12:30pm - 2:00pm
Branch: New Oxford Area Library
Room: Library Space
Ages: Adults
Program Type: Arts & Crafts
Description:
Join us for an afternoon of uninterrupted knit and crochet! Interested in learning these arts? Our experienced knitters and crocheters are happy to help! (Photo by Imani on Unsplash) ...

KPets

6:30pm - 7:30pm
Branch: Carroll Valley Library
Ages: Children
Program Type: Other
Description:
Practice reading with Danny the therapy dog! ...
Cancelled

Board Meeting

7:00pm - 8:30pm
Branch: Trone Memorial Library
Room: Adult Wing Room A/B
Ages: Everyone
Program Type: Other
Description:
Open to the public. ...

Tuesday, September 11th, 2018

Babies and Books

9:30am - 10:30am
Branch: Gettysburg Library
Room: Children's Room
Description:
These sessions are geared for parent and child from birth to 2 years of age. Introduce your baby to literature and the library as we share favorite books, songs, nursery rhymes and more. This is a great time for social interaction for both baby ...

Preschool/Toddler Storytime

10:00am - 11:00am
Branch: Carroll Valley Library
Room: Meeting Room
Ages: Children
Program Type: Storytime
Description:
Join us for songs, stories, and a craft with Miss Crystal! For children ages 2-5. ...

Toddler Time

10:30am - 11:30am
Branch: Gettysburg Library
Room: Children's Room
Ages: Children
Program Type: Storytime
Description:
These sessions are geared for 2 and 3 year old children and an adult. Join us as we share books, rhymes, music, movement activities, finger plays, crafts and more! Toddler Time is offered on two different days - select the one that suits you bes...

Block Party

11:00am - 12:00pm
Branch: Carroll Valley Library
Ages: Children
Program Type: Other
Description:
Build and create with our big set of wooden blocks! ...

Chicks with Sticks

12:00pm - 2:00pm
Branch: Trone Memorial Library
Room: Adult Wing Room A/B
Ages: Teens, Adults
Program Type: Arts & Crafts
Description:
This is a knitting and crocheting group. Please bring whatever project you happen to be working on. If you are just beginning and would like to learn, please feel free to join us! We have lots of ladies willing to teach. ...

Tech Help

1:00pm - 3:00pm
Branch: Trone Memorial Library
Ages: Everyone
Program Type: Technology Class
Description:
Sign up for one on one help using your smartphone, tablet or computer. 1 - 1:30pm 1:30 - 2pm 2 - 2;30pm 2;30 - 3pm ...

Knitting Group

1:00pm - 3:00pm
Branch: Harbaugh-Thomas Library
Room: Quiet Reading Room
Ages: Teens, Adults
Program Type: Arts & Crafts
Description:
Bring a project or learn to knit. Adults and teens can drop in anytime from 1-3 pm. ...

Preschool Storytime

6:30pm - 7:30pm
Branch: Harbaugh-Thomas Library
Room: Story Time Area
Ages: Children
Program Type: Arts & Crafts, Storytime
Description:
Join us for stories, songs, activities and a craft. ...

Wednesday, September 12th, 2018

Babies and Books

9:30am - 10:30am
Branch: Gettysburg Library
Room: Children's Room
Description:
These sessions are geared for parent and child from birth to 2 years of age. Introduce your baby to literature and the library as we share favorite books, songs, nursery rhymes and more. This is a great time for social interaction for both baby ...

Baby Storytime

10:00am - 11:00am
Branch: Carroll Valley Library
Room: Conference Room
Ages: Children
Program Type: Storytime
Description:
Storytime for babies 0-2 years old ...

Toddler Time

10:30am - 11:30am
Branch: Gettysburg Library
Room: Children's Room
Ages: Children
Program Type: Storytime
Description:
These sessions are geared for 2 and 3 year old children and an adult. Join us as we share books, rhymes, music, movement activities, finger plays, crafts and more! Toddler Time is offered on two different days - select the one that suits you bes...

Sensory Storytime

10:30am - 11:30am
Registration
Branch: Trone Memorial Library
Ages: Children
Program Type: Storytime
Seats Remaining: 10
Description:
This interactive program is designed for children ages 5 and younger who have a difficult time in large goups, are on the autism spectrum, have sensory processing challenges or other special needs. ...

Preschool Storytime

10:30am - 11:30am
Branch: Harbaugh-Thomas Library
Room: Story Time Area
Ages: Children
Program Type: Arts & Crafts, Storytime
Description:
Join us for stories, activities, songs and a craft! ...

Preschool Story Time

10:30am - 11:00am
Branch: Littlestown Library
Room: Littlestown Community Meeting Room
Ages: Children, Adults
Program Type: Storytime
Description:
Hear stories, make fun crafts, and enjoy creative play! Ages 3-5 welcome (must be accompanied by an adult), free at Littlestown Library. ...

Kids' Block Party

11:00am - 11:30am
Branch: Littlestown Library
Room: Littlestown Community Meeting Room
Ages: Children, Adults
Program Type: Other
Description:
Build your dreams with our enormous block and toy collection; ages 3-5 welcome (must be accompanied by an adult), free at Littlestown Library. ...
Registration
Branch: Trone Memorial Library
Room: Children’s Wing Room
Ages: Children
Program Type: Storytime
Seats Remaining: 20
Description:
On these Wednesdays Miss Sherry will share stories and then use instruments such as rhythm sticks, shaky eggs, bells, and boomwhackers with lots of singing and dancing around. ...
Branch: Gettysburg Library
Room: Second Floor Meeting Room
Ages: Adults
Program Type: Book Club
Description:
Join us for an informal discussion of this month's selection, "The Valley of Amazement" by Amy Tan. Copies of the book are available at the 1st Floor desk one month prior to the discussion date. No registration is required. ...

Thursday, September 13th, 2018

Branch: New Oxford Area Library
Room: Library Space
Ages: Adults
Program Type: Book Club
Description:
An adult book discussion group meeting on the second Thursday of the month. Copies of the upcoming selection available at New Oxford Area Library. Call 717-624-2182. ...

Babies & Books

10:00am - 10:30am
Branch: Littlestown Library
Ages: Children, Adults
Program Type: Storytime
Description:
Enjoy early learning through song, dance, stories, and creative play! Ages 1-24 months welcome (must be accompanied by an adult), free at the Littlestown Library. ...

Sensory Storytime

10:30am - 11:30am
Registration
Branch: Harbaugh-Thomas Library
Room: Story Time Area
Ages: Children
Program Type: Storytime
Seats Remaining: 10
Description:
The library will be closed, but sensory storytime will be open! This interactive program is designed for children ages 5 and younger who have a difficult time in large groups, are on the autism spectrum, have sensory processing challenges, or other...

Preschool Storytime

10:30am - 11:30am
Branch: Gettysburg Library
Room: Children's Room
Ages: Children
Program Type: Storytime
Description:
These sessions are geared for children ages 4, 5 and 6. Parents may join us or browse in the Library. Join us as we shares books, music, action games, crafts, and more! Preschool Story Time is offered on two different days - select one that suits you...

Toddler Time

11:00am - 11:30am
Branch: Littlestown Library
Room: Littlestown Community Meeting Room
Ages: Children, Adults
Program Type: Storytime
Description:
Get ready to read in this interactive story time full of song, dance, and creative play! Ages 2-3 years welcome (must be accompanied by an adult), free at the Littlestown Library. ...
Registration
Branch: New Oxford Area Library
Ages: Children, Teens
Program Type: Other
Seats Remaining: -4
Description:
For one evening only, explore virtual reality at New Oxford Area Library! Registration preferred, not required. Open to all children. Girl Scout participants will earn the STEM Mobile patch. (Photo by JESHOOTS.COM on Un...

Cookbook Club

6:30pm - 7:30pm
Branch: Gettysburg Library
Room: Third Floor Meeting Room
Ages: Adults
Program Type: Other
Description:
Choose a recipe from India! Make the recipe at home and bring your creation (and a copy of the recipe) to the library and we'll dine and discuss cooking! Everyone is welcome! No registration required! ...

Friday, September 14th, 2018

Baby Storytime

9:30am - 10:00am
Registration
Branch: Trone Memorial Library
Room: Children’s Wing Room
Ages: Children
Program Type: Storytime
Seats Remaining: 23
Description:
This is a fun and active story time for children ages 0 - 2 years with an adult. Miss Sherry will share age appropriate stories, songs, and rhymes. ...

Preschool Storytime

10:30am - 11:30am
Branch: Gettysburg Library
Room: Children's Room
Ages: Children
Program Type: Storytime
Description:
These sessions are geared for children ages 4, 5 and 6. Parents may join us or browse in the Library. Join us as we shares books, music, action games, crafts, and more! Preschool Story Time is offered on two different days - select one that suits you...

Preschool Storytime

10:30am - 11:00am
Registration
Branch: Trone Memorial Library
Room: Children’s Wing Room
Ages: Children
Program Type: Storytime
Seats Remaining: 24
Description:
This is an exciting story time for children ages 3 - 5.  Miss Sherry will share age appropriate songs, stories and activities. ...
Registration
Branch: New Oxford Area Library
Ages: Teens
Program Type: Other
Seats Remaining: -6
Description:
Teens, this one is for you and you alone! Come for the free snacks, stay for the Kahoot!   Image: https://media.nationalgeographic.org/assets/photos/220/301/a5bc8ebe-f0bb-44cd-bf0c-c12bc44c8260.jpg ...

Saturday, September 15th, 2018

Monday, September 17th, 2018

Babies & Books

9:30am - 10:30am
Branch: New Oxford Area Library
Room: Children's Area
Ages: Children
Program Type: Storytime
Description:
These sessions entertain from birth to 2 years of age. Ms. Lauren will share favorite books, songs, nursery rhymes, and more. This is a great time for social interaction for both baby and parents. Grandparents, caregivers, and siblings are welcome, t...
Branch: Harbaugh-Thomas Library
Room: Story Time Area
Ages: Children
Program Type: Storytime
Description:
Songs, stories and activities for little ones through age 2 and their grown-ups. ...

Toddler Time

10:30am - 11:30am
Branch: New Oxford Area Library
Room: Children's Area
Ages: Children
Program Type: Storytime
Description:
These sessions are geared for 2 and 3 year old child and an adult. Books, rhymes, music, movement activities, finger plays, and more! Grandparents, caregivers, and siblings are welcome too!   (Photo by Ben White on Unsplash)...

Sensory Storytime

10:30am - 11:30am
Registration
Branch: Gettysburg Library
Room: Children's Room
Description:
This interactive program is designed for children ages 5 and younger who have a difficult time in large groups, are on the autism spectrum, have sensory processing challenges, or other special needs.  For more information, please contact us at&n...

Toddler Storytime

10:30am - 11:00am
Registration
Branch: Trone Memorial Library
Room: Children’s Wing Room
Ages: Children
Program Type: Storytime
Seats Remaining: 25
Description:
Miss Sherry will share stories, rhymes and songs with children who are 2 -3 years old. ...

Tech Help

12:00pm - 2:00pm
Branch: Trone Memorial Library
Ages: Everyone
Program Type: Technology Class
Description:
Sign up with a staff member to get one-on-one help using your smartphone, tablet, or computer. ...

Knit and Crochet

12:30pm - 2:00pm
Branch: New Oxford Area Library
Room: Library Space
Ages: Adults
Program Type: Arts & Crafts
Description:
Join us for an afternoon of uninterrupted knit and crochet! Interested in learning these arts? Our experienced knitters and crocheters are happy to help! (Photo by Imani on Unsplash) ...

Read to a Therapy Dog

6:30pm - 7:30pm
Branch: New Oxford Area Library
Ages: Children, Everyone
Program Type: Other
Description:
Practice reading aloud to therapy animals with no judgement, criticism, or correction! A great practice tool for budding or hesitant readers. Those who simply need a hug from a four-legged friend are also welcome to drop by! Please contact New O...

Tuesday, September 18th, 2018

Babies and Books

9:30am - 10:30am
Branch: Gettysburg Library
Room: Children's Room
Description:
These sessions are geared for parent and child from birth to 2 years of age. Introduce your baby to literature and the library as we share favorite books, songs, nursery rhymes and more. This is a great time for social interaction for both baby ...

Preschool/Toddler Storytime

10:00am - 11:00am
Branch: Carroll Valley Library
Room: Meeting Room
Ages: Children
Program Type: Storytime
Description:
Join us for songs, stories, and a craft with Miss Crystal! For children ages 2-5. ...

Toddler Time

10:30am - 11:30am
Branch: Gettysburg Library
Room: Children's Room
Ages: Children
Program Type: Storytime
Description:
These sessions are geared for 2 and 3 year old children and an adult. Join us as we share books, rhymes, music, movement activities, finger plays, crafts and more! Toddler Time is offered on two different days - select the one that suits you bes...

Preschool Party

10:30am - 11:30am
Branch: New Oxford Area Library
Room: Children's Area
Ages: Children
Program Type: Storytime
Description:
A storytime for the 4-5 year olds of the community! Join us for stories, songs, and activities! (Photo by Ashton Bingham on Unsplash) ...

Block Party

11:00am - 12:00pm
Branch: Carroll Valley Library
Ages: Children
Program Type: Other
Description:
Build and create with our big set of wooden blocks! ...

Rendezvous Book Club

12:00pm - 1:00pm
Branch: Littlestown Library
Ages: Adults
Program Type: Book Club
Description:
Gain a new perspective, share your insights and views. Adults welcome, free at Littlestown Library. Today, we will be discussing Conclave by Robert Harris. ...

Knitting Group

1:00pm - 3:00pm
Branch: Harbaugh-Thomas Library
Room: Quiet Reading Room
Ages: Teens, Adults
Program Type: Arts & Crafts
Description:
Bring a project or learn to knit. Adults and teens can drop in anytime from 1-3 pm. ...
Registration
Branch: Off Site
Seats Remaining: 15
Description:
What do you want Gettysburg to look like?  How about Adams County?  Adams County Library is interested in learning your hopes and dreams for our community and will be holding a series of Listening Sessions throughout the county in coming mo...

Fabric Arts Club

6:00pm - 8:00pm
Branch: Littlestown Library
Room: Littlestown Study Room B
Ages: Teens, Adults
Program Type: Arts & Crafts
Description:
Enjoy needlework, fabrics, knitting, crochet, quilt-making and other needlework or needle-craft projects? Come visit and share your project with the new Fabric Arts Club . Meets at the Littlestown Library from 6:00 p.m. to 8:00 p.m. on the 1st and ...

Family Movie Night

6:00pm - 7:30pm
Registration
Branch: Trone Memorial Library
Room: Adult Wing Room A/B
Ages: Everyone
Program Type: Movie
Seats Remaining: 35
Description:
The library will provide popcorn and drinks. September 18: A Wrinkle in Time  Rated PG 109 minutes October 16: Show Dogs, Rated PG 92 minutes November 20: Tad the Lost Explorer & The Secret of King Midas, Rated PG 85 minutes ...

Preschool Storytime

6:30pm - 7:30pm
Branch: Harbaugh-Thomas Library
Room: Story Time Area
Ages: Children
Program Type: Arts & Crafts, Storytime
Description:
Join us for stories, songs, activities and a craft. ...

Writing Critique Group

7:00pm - 8:00pm
Registration
Branch: Trone Memorial Library
Room: Children’s Wing Room
Ages: Teens, Adults
Program Type: Workshop
Seats Remaining: 30

Wednesday, September 19th, 2018

Babies and Books

9:30am - 10:30am
Branch: Gettysburg Library
Room: Children's Room
Description:
These sessions are geared for parent and child from birth to 2 years of age. Introduce your baby to literature and the library as we share favorite books, songs, nursery rhymes and more. This is a great time for social interaction for both baby ...

Baby Storytime

10:00am - 11:00am
Branch: Carroll Valley Library
Room: Conference Room
Ages: Children
Program Type: Storytime
Description:
Storytime for babies 0-2 years old ...

Sensory Storytime

10:30am - 11:30am
Registration
Branch: Trone Memorial Library
Ages: Children
Program Type: Storytime
Seats Remaining: 10
Description:
This interactive program is designed for children ages 5 and younger who have a difficult time in large goups, are on the autism spectrum, have sensory processing challenges or other special needs. ...

Preschool Storytime

10:30am - 11:30am
Branch: Harbaugh-Thomas Library
Room: Story Time Area
Ages: Children
Program Type: Arts & Crafts, Storytime
Description:
Join us for stories, activities, songs and a craft! ...

Toddler Time

10:30am - 11:30am
Branch: Gettysburg Library
Room: Children's Room
Ages: Children
Program Type: Storytime
Description:
These sessions are geared for 2 and 3 year old children and an adult. Join us as we share books, rhymes, music, movement activities, finger plays, crafts and more! Toddler Time is offered on two different days - select the one that suits you bes...

Preschool Story Time

10:30am - 11:00am
Branch: Littlestown Library
Room: Littlestown Community Meeting Room
Ages: Children, Adults
Program Type: Storytime
Description:
Hear stories, make fun crafts, and enjoy creative play! Ages 3-5 welcome (must be accompanied by an adult), free at Littlestown Library. ...

Kids' Block Party

11:00am - 11:30am
Branch: Littlestown Library
Room: Littlestown Community Meeting Room
Ages: Children, Adults
Program Type: Other
Description:
Build your dreams with our enormous block and toy collection; ages 3-5 welcome (must be accompanied by an adult), free at Littlestown Library. ...
Registration
Branch: New Oxford Area Library
Ages: Adults
Program Type: Workshop
Description:
For this "Idea Incubator," we will be discussing motivation and how we envision ourselves. As a TEDx licensee, we will also be showing TED talks on the subjects. Join us for a program and/or activity for adults every first and third Wednesday star...
Registration
Branch: Trone Memorial Library
Room: Children’s Wing Room
Ages: Children
Program Type: Storytime
Seats Remaining: 18
Description:
On these Wednesdays Miss Sherry will share stories and then use instruments such as rhythm sticks, shaky eggs, bells, and boomwhackers with lots of singing and dancing around. ...

Thursday, September 20th, 2018

Babies & Books

10:00am - 10:30am
Branch: Littlestown Library
Ages: Children, Adults
Program Type: Storytime
Description:
Enjoy early learning through song, dance, stories, and creative play! Ages 1-24 months welcome (must be accompanied by an adult), free at the Littlestown Library. ...

Preschool Storytime

10:30am - 11:30am
Branch: Gettysburg Library
Room: Children's Room
Ages: Children
Program Type: Storytime
Description:
These sessions are geared for children ages 4, 5 and 6. Parents may join us or browse in the Library. Join us as we shares books, music, action games, crafts, and more! Preschool Story Time is offered on two different days - select one that suits you...

Sensory Storytime

10:30am - 11:30am
Registration
Branch: Harbaugh-Thomas Library
Room: Story Time Area
Ages: Children
Seats Remaining: 10
Description:
The library will be closed, but sensory storytime will be open! This interactive program is designed for children ages 5 and younger who have a difficult time in large groups, are on the autism spectrum, have sensory processing challenges, or other s...

Toddler Time

11:00am - 11:30am
Branch: Littlestown Library
Room: Littlestown Community Meeting Room
Ages: Children, Adults
Program Type: Storytime
Description:
Get ready to read in this interactive story time full of song, dance, and creative play! Ages 2-3 years welcome (must be accompanied by an adult), free at the Littlestown Library. ...
Registration
Branch: New Oxford Area Library
Ages: Children, Teens
Program Type: Arts & Crafts
Description:
Learn and practice knit and crochet with long-time crafter Mary Lou and fellow local homeschoolers. (Photo by Imani on Unsplash) ...

Sit & Sew

12:00pm - 4:00pm
Branch: Trone Memorial Library
Room: Adult Wing Room A/B
Ages: Adults
Program Type: Arts & Crafts
Description:
Bring your machine and your current project. Here is your oppportunity to spend a few uninterrupted hours on your hobby! Everyone is welcome to bring a dish or snack to share. ...

Essential Oil Classes

6:30pm - 8:00pm
Registration
Branch: Trone Memorial Library
Room: Adult Wing Room A/B
Ages: Adults
Program Type: Health & Wellness
Seats Remaining: 17
Description:
September 20  Medicine cabinet Make-over October 18  Sleep and Stress November 15  Pain Management ...

Mystery Book Discussion

6:30pm - 7:30pm
Branch: Gettysburg Library
Room: Third Floor Meeting Room
Ages: Adults
Program Type: Book Club
Description:
Mystery and thriller lovers - join us for an informal discussion of this month's selection, "A Morbid Taste for Bones" by Ellis Peters. Copies of the book are available at the 1st Floor desk. No registration is required. ...

Family Fun Storytime

6:30pm - 7:30pm
Branch: New Oxford Area Library
Ages: Children
Program Type: Storytime
Description:
 A storytime for the whole family! (Photo by Ben White on Unsplash) ...

Bedtime Storytime

6:30pm - 7:30pm
Registration
Branch: Trone Memorial Library
Room: Children’s Wing Room
Ages: Children
Program Type: Storytime
Seats Remaining: 25
Description:
Wear jammies, hear fun stories, and stay to enjoy cookies and milk. ...
Branch: Carroll Valley Library
Room: Conference Room
Ages: Adults
Program Type: Other
Description:
Choose your favorite recipe for a food beginning with the letter B. Bring your creation to the library to share! ...

Friday, September 21st, 2018

Baby Storytime

9:30am - 10:00am
Registration
Branch: Trone Memorial Library
Room: Children’s Wing Room
Ages: Children
Program Type: Storytime
Seats Remaining: 23
Description:
This is a fun and active story time for children ages 0 - 2 years with an adult. Miss Sherry will share age appropriate stories, songs, and rhymes. ...

Preschool Storytime

10:30am - 11:30am
Branch: Gettysburg Library
Room: Children's Room
Ages: Children
Program Type: Storytime
Description:
These sessions are geared for children ages 4, 5 and 6. Parents may join us or browse in the Library. Join us as we shares books, music, action games, crafts, and more! Preschool Story Time is offered on two different days - select one that suits you...

Preschool Storytime

10:30am - 11:00am
Registration
Branch: Trone Memorial Library
Room: Children’s Wing Room
Ages: Children
Program Type: Storytime
Seats Remaining: 24
Description:
This is an exciting story time for children ages 3 - 5.  Miss Sherry will share age appropriate songs, stories and activities. ...

Homeschool K - 6

1:00pm - 2:00pm
Registration
Branch: Trone Memorial Library
Room: Children’s Wing Room
Ages: Children
Program Type: Other
Seats Remaining: 26
Description:
Sept. 21  Catapults Oct. 5  Steven Kellogg author study Oct. 19  Ocean animals Nov. 2 Legend of the Paintbrush by Tomie DePaola Nov. 16 STEAM day:  Air Travel ...
Registration
Branch: Trone Memorial Library
Room: Adult Wing Room A/B
Ages: Teens
Seats Remaining: 32
Description:
Sept. 21  Lego Disaster Island Oct. 5  Fall Birch Tree Painting Oct. 19  Clay Gratitude Fall Leaves (art) Nov. 2  Board Game Day Nov. 16  Community Service - making holiday cards  ...

Trivia Night

6:30pm - 8:30pm
Registration
Branch: Trone Memorial Library
Room: Adult Wing Room A/B
Ages: Teens, Adults
Program Type: Other
Seats Remaining: 30
Description:
Another trivia night is upon us. Bring your friends to form a team or team up the night of the event. It will remain $5 per person or $20 for a group of 5. Feel free to sign up in advance.   Presented by Cashman's Ace Hardware ...

Saturday, September 22nd, 2018

Branch: Littlestown Library
Room: Littlestown Study Room A
Ages: Everyone
Program Type: Arts & Crafts, Health & Wellness
Description:
Grow Your Own Book Garden! Come color with us all day. No registration required; all ages welcome. There will be a special program at 1:00pm hosted by the Littlestown Area Gardening Club. (Registration required for afternoon program.) ...
Registration
Branch: Littlestown Library
Room: Littlestown Community Meeting Room
Ages: Children, Teens
Program Type: Arts & Crafts, Workshop
Seats Remaining: 15
Description:
Gardening isn't just for spring! Come to this special program cultivated by the Littlestown Area Garden Club! For ages 7 and up. ...

Sunday, September 23rd, 2018

Monday, September 24th, 2018

Babies & Books

9:30am - 10:30am
Branch: New Oxford Area Library
Room: Children's Area
Ages: Children
Program Type: Storytime
Description:
These sessions entertain from birth to 2 years of age. Ms. Lauren will share favorite books, songs, nursery rhymes, and more. This is a great time for social interaction for both baby and parents. Grandparents, caregivers, and siblings are welcome, t...
Branch: Harbaugh-Thomas Library
Room: Story Time Area
Ages: Children
Program Type: Storytime
Description:
Songs, stories and activities for little ones through age 2 and their grown-ups. ...

Sensory Storytime

10:30am - 11:30am
Registration
Branch: Gettysburg Library
Room: Children's Room
Description:
This interactive program is designed for children ages 5 and younger who have a difficult time in large groups, are on the autism spectrum, have sensory processing challenges, or other special needs.  For more information, please contact us at&n...

Toddler Time

10:30am - 11:30am
Branch: New Oxford Area Library
Room: Children's Area
Ages: Children
Program Type: Storytime
Description:
These sessions are geared for 2 and 3 year old child and an adult. Books, rhymes, music, movement activities, finger plays, and more! Grandparents, caregivers, and siblings are welcome too!   (Photo by Ben White on Unsplash)...

Toddler Storytime

10:30am - 11:00am
Registration
Branch: Trone Memorial Library
Room: Children’s Wing Room
Ages: Children
Program Type: Storytime
Seats Remaining: 25
Description:
Miss Sherry will share stories, rhymes and songs with children who are 2 -3 years old. ...

Knit and Crochet

12:30pm - 2:00pm
Branch: New Oxford Area Library
Room: Library Space
Ages: Adults
Program Type: Arts & Crafts
Description:
Join us for an afternoon of uninterrupted knit and crochet! Interested in learning these arts? Our experienced knitters and crocheters are happy to help! (Photo by Imani on Unsplash) ...

"Not a Book Club"

6:30pm - 7:30pm
Registration
Branch: New Oxford Area Library
Ages: Adults
Program Type: Book Club
Seats Remaining: -4
Description:
Meet local readers and discuss what you're reading, what you're enjoying (or not), and discover titles to try next! Have you read a great book that you're aching to share with others? Are you stuck in a reading rut? Do you simply love books? Jo...

Tuesday, September 25th, 2018

Babies and Books

9:30am - 10:30am
Branch: Gettysburg Library
Room: Children's Room
Description:
These sessions are geared for parent and child from birth to 2 years of age. Introduce your baby to literature and the library as we share favorite books, songs, nursery rhymes and more. This is a great time for social interaction for both baby ...

Preschool/Toddler Storytime

10:00am - 11:00am
Branch: Carroll Valley Library
Room: Meeting Room
Ages: Children
Program Type: Storytime
Description:
Join us for songs, stories, and a craft with Miss Crystal! For children ages 2-5. ...

Toddler Time

10:30am - 11:30am
Branch: Gettysburg Library
Room: Children's Room
Ages: Children
Program Type: Storytime
Description:
These sessions are geared for 2 and 3 year old children and an adult. Join us as we share books, rhymes, music, movement activities, finger plays, crafts and more! Toddler Time is offered on two different days - select the one that suits you bes...

Preschool Party

10:30am - 11:30am
Branch: New Oxford Area Library
Room: Children's Area
Ages: Children
Program Type: Storytime
Description:
A storytime for the 4-5 year olds of the community! Join us for stories, songs, and activities! (Photo by Ashton Bingham on Unsplash) ...

Block Party

11:00am - 12:00pm
Branch: Carroll Valley Library
Ages: Children
Program Type: Other
Description:
Build and create with our big set of wooden blocks! ...

Chicks with Sticks

12:00pm - 2:00pm
Branch: Trone Memorial Library
Room: Adult Wing Room A/B
Ages: Teens, Adults
Program Type: Arts & Crafts
Description:
This is a knitting and crocheting group. Please bring whatever project you happen to be working on. If you are just beginning and would like to learn, please feel free to join us! We have lots of ladies willing to teach. ...

Knitting Group

1:00pm - 3:00pm
Branch: Harbaugh-Thomas Library
Room: Quiet Reading Room
Ages: Teens, Adults
Program Type: Arts & Crafts
Description:
Bring a project or learn to knit. Adults and teens can drop in anytime from 1-3 pm. ...

Preschool Storytime

6:30pm - 7:30pm
Branch: Harbaugh-Thomas Library
Room: Story Time Area
Ages: Children
Program Type: Arts & Crafts, Storytime
Description:
Join us for stories, songs, activities and a craft. ...

Page Turners

6:30pm - 7:30pm
Registration
Branch: Trone Memorial Library
Room: Children’s Wing Room
Ages: Children
Program Type: Book Club
Seats Remaining: 20
Description:
This evening we will discuss the chosen book and participate in extra hands on activities realating to the book.  Copies of each book will be available at the front desk to check out. September 25 No Talking by Andrew Clements October 23&n...
Branch: Trone Memorial Library
Room: Adult Wing Room A/B
Ages: Adults
Program Type: Book Club
Description:
Please contact a staff member to reserve your copy of the upcoming selection! September 25 Mean Streak by Sandra Brown October 23 The Bully Pulpit: Theodore Roosevelt, William Howard Taft and the Golden Age of Journalism by Doris Kearns Goodwin...

Wednesday, September 26th, 2018

Babies and Books

9:30am - 10:30am
Branch: Gettysburg Library
Room: Children's Room
Description:
These sessions are geared for parent and child from birth to 2 years of age. Introduce your baby to literature and the library as we share favorite books, songs, nursery rhymes and more. This is a great time for social interaction for both baby ...

Baby Storytime

10:00am - 11:00am
Branch: Carroll Valley Library
Room: Conference Room
Ages: Children
Program Type: Storytime
Description:
Storytime for babies 0-2 years old ...

Sensory Storytime

10:30am - 11:30am
Registration
Branch: Trone Memorial Library
Ages: Children
Program Type: Storytime
Seats Remaining: 10
Description:
This interactive program is designed for children ages 5 and younger who have a difficult time in large goups, are on the autism spectrum, have sensory processing challenges or other special needs. ...

Preschool Storytime

10:30am - 11:30am
Branch: Harbaugh-Thomas Library
Room: Story Time Area
Ages: Children
Program Type: Arts & Crafts, Storytime
Description:
Join us for stories, activities, songs and a craft! ...

Toddler Time

10:30am - 11:30am
Branch: Gettysburg Library
Room: Children's Room
Ages: Children
Program Type: Storytime
Description:
These sessions are geared for 2 and 3 year old children and an adult. Join us as we share books, rhymes, music, movement activities, finger plays, crafts and more! Toddler Time is offered on two different days - select the one that suits you bes...

Preschool Story Time

10:30am - 11:00am
Branch: Littlestown Library
Room: Littlestown Community Meeting Room
Ages: Children, Adults
Program Type: Storytime
Description:
Hear stories, make fun crafts, and enjoy creative play! Ages 3-5 welcome (must be accompanied by an adult), free at Littlestown Library. ...

Kids' Block Party

11:00am - 11:30am
Branch: Littlestown Library
Room: Littlestown Community Meeting Room
Ages: Children, Adults
Program Type: Other
Description:
Build your dreams with our enormous block and toy collection; ages 3-5 welcome (must be accompanied by an adult), free at Littlestown Library. ...
Registration
Branch: Trone Memorial Library
Room: Children’s Wing Room
Ages: Children
Program Type: Storytime
Seats Remaining: 20
Description:
On these Wednesdays Miss Sherry will share stories and then use instruments such as rhythm sticks, shaky eggs, bells, and boomwhackers with lots of singing and dancing around. ...

Thursday, September 27th, 2018

Babies & Books

10:00am - 10:30am
Branch: Littlestown Library
Ages: Children, Adults
Program Type: Storytime
Description:
Enjoy early learning through song, dance, stories, and creative play! Ages 1-24 months welcome (must be accompanied by an adult), free at the Littlestown Library. ...

Sensory Storytime

10:30am - 11:30am
Registration
Branch: Harbaugh-Thomas Library
Room: Story Time Area
Ages: Children
Seats Remaining: 10
Description:
The library will be closed, but sensory storytime will be open! This interactive program is designed for children ages 5 and younger who have a difficult time in large groups, are on the autism spectrum, have sensory processing challenges, or other s...

Preschool Storytime

10:30am - 11:30am
Branch: Gettysburg Library
Room: Children's Room
Ages: Children
Program Type: Storytime
Description:
These sessions are geared for children ages 4, 5 and 6. Parents may join us or browse in the Library. Join us as we shares books, music, action games, crafts, and more! Preschool Story Time is offered on two different days - select one that suits you...

Toddler Time

11:00am - 11:30am
Branch: Littlestown Library
Room: Littlestown Community Meeting Room
Ages: Children, Adults
Program Type: Storytime
Description:
Get ready to read in this interactive story time full of song, dance, and creative play! Ages 2-3 years welcome (must be accompanied by an adult), free at the Littlestown Library. ...

Coloring Party!

5:00pm - 8:00pm
Branch: Carroll Valley Library
Ages: Everyone
Program Type: Arts & Crafts
Description:
Color your stress away! Join us for a coloring party from 5-8pm! All ages welcome to color! ...

Family Fun Storytime

6:30pm - 7:30pm
Branch: New Oxford Area Library
Ages: Children
Program Type: Storytime
Description:
 A storytime for the whole family! (Photo by Ben White on Unsplash) ...

Fall Fest Party

6:30pm - 7:30pm
Registration
Branch: Trone Memorial Library
Room: Children’s Wing Room
Ages: Teens
Seats Remaining: 32
Description:
Fall games, caramel apple bar, warm cider ...

Friday, September 28th, 2018

Baby Storytime

9:30am - 10:00am
Registration
Branch: Trone Memorial Library
Room: Children’s Wing Room
Ages: Children
Program Type: Storytime
Seats Remaining: 23
Description:
This is a fun and active story time for children ages 0 - 2 years with an adult. Miss Sherry will share age appropriate stories, songs, and rhymes. ...

Preschool Storytime

10:30am - 11:30am
Branch: Gettysburg Library
Room: Children's Room
Ages: Children
Program Type: Storytime
Description:
These sessions are geared for children ages 4, 5 and 6. Parents may join us or browse in the Library. Join us as we shares books, music, action games, crafts, and more! Preschool Story Time is offered on two different days - select one that suits you...

Preschool Storytime

10:30am - 11:00am
Registration
Branch: Trone Memorial Library
Room: Children’s Wing Room
Ages: Children
Program Type: Storytime
Seats Remaining: 24
Description:
This is an exciting story time for children ages 3 - 5.  Miss Sherry will share age appropriate songs, stories and activities. ...
Registration
Branch: Trone Memorial Library
Ages: Children, Teens
Program Type: Book Club
Seats Remaining: 32
Description:
Please stop by the desk to pick up your copy. Sept. 28  Chocolate Fever by Robert Kimmel Smith Oct. 26   From the Mixed-Up Files of Mrs. Basil E. Frankweiler by E.L. Konigsburg Nov. 30  Gregor the Overlander by Suzanne Co...
Registration
Branch: New Oxford Area Library
Ages: Teens
Program Type: Other
Description:
We will be playing the game Twister with a messy twist: each colored dot will be topped with a large dollop of shaving cream dyed with food coloring! It may get messy, so dress accordingly. A limited number of extra shirts will be on hand. In the eve...
Branch: Off Site
Ages: Adults
Program Type: Other
Description:
Advanced Tickets are required. This event includes a cocktail mixer, dinner, silent auction, keynote address from Christina Baker Kline, and a book signing opportunity. One adult beverage ticket is included. A limited number of tickets are a...

Monday, October 1st, 2018

Babies & Books

9:30am - 10:30am
Branch: New Oxford Area Library
Room: Children's Area
Ages: Children
Program Type: Storytime
Description:
These sessions entertain from birth to 2 years of age. Ms. Lauren will share favorite books, songs, nursery rhymes, and more. This is a great time for social interaction for both baby and parents. Grandparents, caregivers, and siblings are welcome, t...
Branch: Harbaugh-Thomas Library
Room: Story Time Area
Ages: Children
Program Type: Storytime
Description:
Songs, stories and activities for little ones through age 2 and their grown-ups. ...

Sensory Storytime

10:30am - 11:30am
Registration
Branch: Gettysburg Library
Room: Children's Room
Description:
This interactive program is designed for children ages 5 and younger who have a difficult time in large groups, are on the autism spectrum, have sensory processing challenges, or other special needs.  For more information, please contact us at&n...

Toddler Time

10:30am - 11:30am
Branch: New Oxford Area Library
Room: Children's Area
Ages: Children
Program Type: Storytime
Description:
These sessions are geared for 2 and 3 year old child and an adult. Books, rhymes, music, movement activities, finger plays, and more! Grandparents, caregivers, and siblings are welcome too!   (Photo by Ben White on Unsplash)...

Toddler Storytime

10:30am - 11:00am
Registration
Branch: Trone Memorial Library
Room: Children’s Wing Room
Ages: Children
Program Type: Storytime
Seats Remaining: 25
Description:
Miss Sherry will share stories, rhymes and songs with children who are 2 -3 years old. ...

Knit and Crochet

12:30pm - 2:00pm
Branch: New Oxford Area Library
Room: Library Space
Ages: Adults
Program Type: Arts & Crafts
Description:
Join us for an afternoon of uninterrupted knit and crochet! Interested in learning these arts? Our experienced knitters and crocheters are happy to help! (Photo by Imani on Unsplash) ...

KPets

6:30pm - 7:30pm
Branch: Carroll Valley Library
Ages: Children
Program Type: Other
Description:
Practice reading with Danny the therapy dog! ...

Tuesday, October 2nd, 2018

Babies and Books

9:30am - 10:30am
Branch: Gettysburg Library
Room: Children's Room
Description:
These sessions are geared for parent and child from birth to 2 years of age. Introduce your baby to literature and the library as we share favorite books, songs, nursery rhymes and more. This is a great time for social interaction for both baby ...

Preschool/Toddler Storytime

10:00am - 11:00am
Branch: Carroll Valley Library
Room: Meeting Room
Ages: Children
Program Type: Storytime
Description:
Join us for songs, stories, and a craft with Miss Crystal! For children ages 2-5. ...

Preschool Party

10:30am - 11:30am
Branch: New Oxford Area Library
Room: Children's Area
Ages: Children
Program Type: Storytime
Description:
A storytime for the 4-5 year olds of the community! Join us for stories, songs, and activities! (Photo by Ashton Bingham on Unsplash) ...

Toddler Time

10:30am - 11:30am
Branch: Gettysburg Library
Room: Children's Room
Ages: Children
Program Type: Storytime
Description:
These sessions are geared for 2 and 3 year old children and an adult. Join us as we share books, rhymes, music, movement activities, finger plays, crafts and more! Toddler Time is offered on two different days - select the one that suits you bes...

Block Party

11:00am - 12:00pm
Branch: Carroll Valley Library
Ages: Children
Program Type: Other
Description:
Build and create with our big set of wooden blocks! ...

Knitting Group

1:00pm - 3:00pm
Branch: Harbaugh-Thomas Library
Room: Quiet Reading Room
Ages: Teens, Adults
Program Type: Arts & Crafts
Description:
Bring a project or learn to knit. Adults and teens can drop in anytime from 1-3 pm. ...

Fabric Arts Club

6:00pm - 8:00pm
Branch: Littlestown Library
Room: Littlestown Study Room B
Ages: Teens, Adults
Program Type: Arts & Crafts
Description:
Enjoy needlework, fabrics, knitting, crochet, quilt-making and other needlework or needle-craft projects? Come visit and share your project with the new Fabric Arts Club . Meets at the Littlestown Library from 6:00 p.m. to 8:00 p.m. on the 1st and ...

Read to a Therapy Dog

6:30pm - 7:30pm
Branch: Trone Memorial Library
Room: Children’s Wing Room
Ages: Children
Program Type: Other
Description:
Sign up with a staff member for a 15-minute slot to read to a therapy dog. This is a great opportunity for children learning to read! ...

Preschool Storytime

6:30pm - 7:30pm
Branch: Harbaugh-Thomas Library
Room: Story Time Area
Ages: Children
Program Type: Arts & Crafts, Storytime
Description:
Join us for stories, songs, activities and a craft. ...

Orange Label Readers

7:00pm - 8:00pm
Branch: Trone Memorial Library
Room: Adult Wing Room A/B
Ages: Teens, Adults
Program Type: Book Club
Description:
Please contact a staff member to reserve your copy of the upcoming selection! Books marked in our collection with orange labels are written with young adults ages 12-18 in mind. This discussion is for young adults and adults who are young at heart. ...

Wednesday, October 3rd, 2018

Babies and Books

9:30am - 10:30am
Branch: Gettysburg Library
Room: Children's Room
Description:
These sessions are geared for parent and child from birth to 2 years of age. Introduce your baby to literature and the library as we share favorite books, songs, nursery rhymes and more. This is a great time for social interaction for both baby ...

Baby Storytime

10:00am - 11:00am
Branch: Carroll Valley Library
Room: Conference Room
Ages: Children
Program Type: Storytime
Description:
Storytime for babies 0-2 years old ...

Toddler Time

10:30am - 11:30am
Branch: Gettysburg Library
Room: Children's Room
Ages: Children
Program Type: Storytime
Description:
These sessions are geared for 2 and 3 year old children and an adult. Join us as we share books, rhymes, music, movement activities, finger plays, crafts and more! Toddler Time is offered on two different days - select the one that suits you bes...

Sensory Storytime

10:30am - 11:30am
Registration
Branch: Trone Memorial Library
Ages: Children
Program Type: Storytime
Seats Remaining: 10
Description:
This interactive program is designed for children ages 5 and younger who have a difficult time in large goups, are on the autism spectrum, have sensory processing challenges or other special needs. ...

Preschool Storytime

10:30am - 11:30am
Branch: Harbaugh-Thomas Library
Room: Story Time Area
Ages: Children
Program Type: Arts & Crafts, Storytime
Description:
Join us for stories, activities, songs and a craft! ...

Preschool Story Time

10:30am - 11:00am
Branch: Littlestown Library
Room: Littlestown Community Meeting Room
Ages: Children, Adults
Program Type: Storytime
Description:
Hear stories, make fun crafts, and enjoy creative play! Ages 3-5 welcome (must be accompanied by an adult), free at Littlestown Library. ...

Kids' Block Party

11:00am - 11:30am
Branch: Littlestown Library
Room: Littlestown Community Meeting Room
Ages: Children, Adults
Program Type: Other
Description:
Build your dreams with our enormous block and toy collection; ages 3-5 welcome (must be accompanied by an adult), free at Littlestown Library. ...

Activity for Adults

11:30am - 1:00pm
Registration
Branch: New Oxford Area Library
Ages: Adults
Description:
Join us for a program and/or activity for adults every first and third Wednesday starting at 11:30 am. ...
Registration
Branch: Trone Memorial Library
Room: Children’s Wing Room
Ages: Children
Program Type: Storytime
Seats Remaining: 19
Description:
On these Wednesdays Miss Sherry will share stories and then use instruments such as rhythm sticks, shaky eggs, bells, and boomwhackers with lots of singing and dancing around. ...
Registration
Branch: Gettysburg Library
Room: Children's Room
Ages: Children
Program Type: Book Club
Seats Remaining: 15
Description:
The 1st & 2nd Grade book club meets the first Wednesday of each month at 3:30pm.  The first meeting is October 3rd, and the first book will be Ghost Town at Sundown by Mary Pope Osborne, and is part of the Magic Tree House series. ...

Thursday, October 4th, 2018

Branch: New Oxford Area Library
Room: Library Space
Ages: Adults
Program Type: Book Club
Description:
An adult mystery discussion group meeting on the first Thursday of the month. Contact the library for a copy of the upcoming selection! ...

Babies & Books

10:00am - 10:30am
Branch: Littlestown Library
Ages: Children, Adults
Program Type: Storytime
Description:
Enjoy early learning through song, dance, stories, and creative play! Ages 1-24 months welcome (must be accompanied by an adult), free at the Littlestown Library. ...

Preschool Storytime

10:30am - 11:30am
Branch: Gettysburg Library
Room: Children's Room
Ages: Children
Program Type: Storytime
Description:
These sessions are geared for children ages 4, 5 and 6. Parents may join us or browse in the Library. Join us as we shares books, music, action games, crafts, and more! Preschool Story Time is offered on two different days - select one that suits you...

Sensory Storytime

10:30am - 11:30am
Registration
Branch: Harbaugh-Thomas Library
Room: Story Time Area
Ages: Children
Seats Remaining: 10
Description:
The library will be closed, but sensory storytime will be open! This interactive program is designed for children ages 5 and younger who have a difficult time in large groups, are on the autism spectrum, have sensory processing challenges, or other s...

Toddler Time

11:00am - 11:30am
Branch: Littlestown Library
Room: Littlestown Community Meeting Room
Ages: Children, Adults
Program Type: Storytime
Description:
Get ready to read in this interactive story time full of song, dance, and creative play! Ages 2-3 years welcome (must be accompanied by an adult), free at the Littlestown Library. ...
Registration
Branch: New Oxford Area Library
Ages: Children, Teens
Program Type: Arts & Crafts
Description:
Learn and practice knit and crochet with long-time crafter Mary Lou and fellow local homeschoolers. (Photo by Imani on Unsplash) ...

Sit & Sew

12:00pm - 4:00pm
Branch: Trone Memorial Library
Room: Adult Wing Room A/B
Ages: Adults
Program Type: Arts & Crafts
Description:
Bring your machine and your current project. Here is your oppportunity to spend a few uninterrupted hours on your hobby! Everyone is welcome to bring a dish or snack to share. ...

STEM Storytime

3:30pm - 4:30pm
Registration
Branch: Gettysburg Library
Room: Children's Room
Ages: Children
Program Type: Storytime
Description:
In an era when technical and scientific skills are increasingly important in the work force, exposing children to STEM learning in the early years is key.  This program is designed for Pre-K and Kindergarten-aged children.  The STEM Storyti...
Branch: Littlestown Library
Room: Littlestown Community Meeting Room
Ages: Everyone
Program Type: Arts & Crafts, Book Club
Description:
  Fall back into reading this autumn with One Book Adams County’s selection of “A Piece of the World” by Christina Baker Kline.  On Saturday, October 4, 1 pm, stop in at the Littlestown Library and join the book discussion and art party....

Tech Help

5:30pm - 7:30pm
Branch: Trone Memorial Library
Ages: Everyone
Program Type: Technology Class
Description:
Sign up with a staff member to get one-on-one help using your smartphone, tablet, or computer. ...

Donor Reception

6:00pm - 6:30pm
Registration
Branch: Harbaugh-Thomas Library
Room: Harbaugh-Thomas Board Room
Seats Remaining: 40
Description:
  Mix and Mingle with Us! The mission of the ACLS is to open gateways to exploration for the nearly 102,000 Adams County residents and your support helps us to provide vital materials, programs and services.  Do you w...

American Girl

6:30pm - 7:30pm
Registration
Branch: Trone Memorial Library
Room: Children’s Wing Room
Ages: Children
Program Type: Other
Seats Remaining: 25
Registration
Branch: Harbaugh-Thomas Library
Room: Harbaugh-Thomas Community Room
Ages: Everyone
Seats Remaining: 53
Description:
Join us Thursday, October 4, 2018 at 6:30 p.m. when Dora Townsend will discuss the history of the American Women’s Suffrage Movement and the story of courage, commitment and perseverance in the face of physical violence, anger and public efforts to h...

Friday, October 5th, 2018

Baby Storytime

9:30am - 10:00am
Registration
Branch: Trone Memorial Library
Room: Children’s Wing Room
Ages: Children
Program Type: Storytime
Seats Remaining: 23
Description:
This is a fun and active story time for children ages 0 - 2 years with an adult. Miss Sherry will share age appropriate stories, songs, and rhymes. ...
Registration
Branch: Harbaugh-Thomas Library
Room: Harbaugh-Thomas Community Room
Ages: Children
Program Type: Other
Seats Remaining: 40
Description:
Cindie Kane leads a hands-on interactive music and rhythm experience for children birth to 6 and their grown-ups.  Please register each child and adult separately. ...

Preschool Storytime

10:30am - 11:30am
Branch: Gettysburg Library
Room: Children's Room
Ages: Children
Program Type: Storytime
Description:
These sessions are geared for children ages 4, 5 and 6. Parents may join us or browse in the Library. Join us as we shares books, music, action games, crafts, and more! Preschool Story Time is offered on two different days - select one that suits you...

Preschool Storytime

10:30am - 11:00am
Registration
Branch: Trone Memorial Library
Room: Children’s Wing Room
Ages: Children
Program Type: Storytime
Seats Remaining: 24
Description:
This is an exciting story time for children ages 3 - 5.  Miss Sherry will share age appropriate songs, stories and activities. ...
Registration
Branch: Gettysburg Library
Room: Third Floor Meeting Room
Seats Remaining: 40
Description:
Come and enjoy an afternoon PBS Documentary "American Masters - Wyeth" while also relaxing and creating Make & Take “A Piece of the World” bookmarks.  RSVP/Registration is requested.  ...

Homeschool K - 6

1:00pm - 2:00pm
Registration
Branch: Trone Memorial Library
Room: Children’s Wing Room
Ages: Children
Program Type: Other
Seats Remaining: 34
Description:
Sept. 21  Catapults Oct. 5  Steven Kellogg author study Oct. 19  Ocean animals Nov. 2 Legend of the Paintbrush by Tomie DePaola Nov. 16 STEAM day:  Air Travel ...
Registration
Branch: Trone Memorial Library
Room: Adult Wing Room A/B
Ages: Teens
Seats Remaining: 33
Description:
Sept. 21  Lego Disaster Island Oct. 5  Fall Birch Tree Painting Oct. 19  Clay Gratitude Fall Leaves (art) Nov. 2  Board Game Day Nov. 16  Community Service - making holiday cards  ...

Saturday, October 6th, 2018

Block Party

11:00am - 12:00pm
Registration
Branch: New Oxford Area Library
Ages: Children
Program Type: Workshop
Description:
We have building blocks of all shapes and sizes! We invite kids from the community to construct building block architectural masterpieces. Join us every first Saturday. ...

Minecraft

10:30pm - 11:30pm
Registration
Branch: Trone Memorial Library
Room: Adult Wing Room A/B
Ages: Children
Program Type: Other
Seats Remaining: 10