Upcoming Events

Event Type

Start Time

Age
Program Type
Library Branch
Room

7th & 8th Grade Book Club

December 26, 2018
3:15pm - 4:15pm
Gettysburg Library
Registration
Library Branch: Gettysburg Library
Room: Children's Room
Age Group: Children
Program Type: Book Club
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 15
Description:
7th & 8th Grade Book Club meets on the fourth Wednesday of each month at 3:15pm.  The first meeting is October 24th.  The book for October is March Toward the Thunder by Joseph Bruchac. ...

Preschool Storytime

December 27, 2018
10:30am - 11:30am
Gettysburg Library
Library Branch: Gettysburg Library
Room: Children's Room
Age Group: 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...

Crafty Cards

December 27, 2018
2:00pm - 4:00pm
Trone Memorial Library
Registration
Library Branch: Trone Memorial Library
Room: Children’s Wing Room
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: Arts & Crafts, Workshop
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 30
Description:
Join us to create 4 handmade cards. Space is limited $5.00 supply fee.   ...

Gingerbread Cookie Decorating

December 27, 2018
6:30pm - 7:30pm
Trone Memorial Library
Registration
Library Branch: Trone Memorial Library
Room: Adult Wing Room A/B
Age Group: Children, Teens
Program Type: Arts & Crafts
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 28

Book Bingo

December 28, 2018
10:30am - 11:30am
Trone Memorial Library
Registration
Library Branch: Trone Memorial Library
Room: Children’s Wing Room
Age Group: Children
Program Type: Other
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 18
Description:
For children of all ages. Join us at 10:30 am to play Bingo and win a book!     ...

Preschool Storytime

December 28, 2018
10:30am - 11:30am
Gettysburg Library
Library Branch: Gettysburg Library
Room: Children's Room
Age Group: 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...

Homeschool Book Discussion

December 28, 2018
1:00pm - 2:00pm
Trone Memorial Library
Library Branch: Trone Memorial Library
Room: Adult Wing Room A/B
Age Group: Children
Description:
Misty of Chincoteague by Marguerite Henry ...

Super STEAM

December 29, 2018
2:00pm - 4:00pm
Trone Memorial Library
Library Branch: Trone Memorial Library
Room: Children’s Wing Room
Age Group: Children
Program Type: Technology Class
Description:
Stop by for hands-on fun. December 29 Straw Planes January 19 Slime making February 19 Spaghetti Fun ...

Babies & Books

December 31, 2018
9:30am - 10:30am
New Oxford Area Library
Library Branch: New Oxford Area Library
Room: Children's Area
Age Group: 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...

Baby Play and Learn Storytime

December 31, 2018
10:00am - 11:00am
Harbaugh-Thomas Library
Library Branch: Harbaugh-Thomas Library
Room: Story Time Area
Age Group: Children
Program Type: Storytime
Description:
Songs, stories and activities for little ones through age 2 and their grown-ups. ...

Toddler Time

December 31, 2018
10:30am - 11:30am
New Oxford Area Library
Library Branch: New Oxford Area Library
Room: Children's Area
Age Group: 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)...
Branches:
Gettysburg Library, Trone Memorial Library, Carroll Valley Library, Harbaugh-Thomas Library, Littlestown Library, New Oxford Area Library
Description:
December 31st - Closing at 5 pm.  January 1, 2019 - Closed - Adams County Library System. ...

Closed - New Year's Day

January 1, 2019
8:00am - 7:00pm
Some Branches
Branches:
Littlestown Library
Description:
The Littlestown Library is closed for New Year's Day. ...

Friends of the Littlestown Library meeting

January 2, 2019
6:30pm - 8:00pm
Littlestown Library
Library Branch: Littlestown Library
Room: Littlestown Community Meeting Room
Age Group: Teens, Adults
Program Type: Other
Description:
Come meet and mingle with the Friends of the Littlestown Library.  Meeting is on the 1st Wednesday of each month, except for Holidays. Open to the public. ...

Book Shelf Mystery Discussion

January 3, 2019
10:00am - 11:00am
New Oxford Area Library
Library Branch: New Oxford Area Library
Room: Library Space
Age Group: 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! ...

Sit & Sew

January 3, 2019
12:00pm - 4:00pm
Trone Memorial Library
Library Branch: Trone Memorial Library
Room: Adult Wing Room A/B
Age Group: 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

January 3, 2019
3:30pm - 4:30pm
Gettysburg Library
Registration
Library Branch: Gettysburg Library
Room: Children's Room
Age Group: Children
Program Type: Storytime
Registration Required
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...

Tech Help

January 3, 2019
5:30pm - 6:30pm
Trone Memorial Library
Library Branch: Trone Memorial Library
Age Group: Everyone
Program Type: Technology Class
Description:
Sign up with a staff member to get one-on-one help using your smartphone, tablet, or computer. ...

Elementary Adventures: Pirates Past Noon

January 3, 2019
6:30pm - 7:45pm
New Oxford Area Library
Registration
Library Branch: New Oxford Area Library
Age Group: Children
Program Type: Book Club
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 29
Description:
A book discussion/activity group for elementary-aged children. Meeting at 6:30 pm on the first Thursday. Copies of the upcoming selection available for borrowing in the library! ...

American Girl

January 3, 2019
6:30pm - 7:30pm
Trone Memorial Library
Library Branch: Trone Memorial Library
Room: Children’s Wing Room
Age Group: Children
Program Type: Other
Description:
American Girl Night: January 3: Emily February 7: Your choice to read and share ...

Homeschool Classes

January 4, 2019
1:00pm - 2:00pm
Trone Memorial Library
Library Branch: Trone Memorial Library
Room: Children’s Wing Room
Age Group: Children, Teens
Program Type: Other
Description:
Homeschool Classes: Jan 4 K - 6: The Mitten book study Grades 7+: Language Arts Brain Benders Jan 18 K - 6: Popcorn Day - Our activities will center around popcorn and the 5 senses Grades 7+: Beaded bracelet making Feb 1 K - 6...

Teen Takeover

January 4, 2019
3:00pm - 4:30pm
New Oxford Area Library
Registration
Library Branch: New Oxford Area Library
Age Group: Teens
Program Type: Other
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 20
Description:
After-school activities for teens only. No registration required.   Photo by Lidya Nada on Unsplash ...

Block Party

January 5, 2019
11:00am - 12:00pm
New Oxford Area Library
Registration
Library Branch: New Oxford Area Library
Age Group: Children
Program Type: Workshop
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 20
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. ...

Babies & Books

January 7, 2019
9:30am - 10:00am
New Oxford Area Library
Library Branch: New Oxford Area Library
Room: Children's Area
Age Group: 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...

Toddler Time

January 7, 2019
10:30am - 11:00am
New Oxford Area Library
Library Branch: New Oxford Area Library
Room: Children's Area
Age Group: 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)...

Preschool Party

January 8, 2019
10:30am - 11:00am
New Oxford Area Library
Library Branch: New Oxford Area Library
Room: Children's Area
Age Group: 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) ...

Chicks with Sticks

January 8, 2019
12:00pm - 2:00pm
Trone Memorial Library
Library Branch: Trone Memorial Library
Room: Adult Wing Room A/B
Age Group: 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. ...