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This event is in the "Children" group.
This event is in the "Teens" group.

Weekly Take and Makes

All Day 7/6 - 8/8
Harbaugh-Thomas Library
Library Branch: Harbaugh-Thomas Library
Age Group: Children, Teens
Program Type: Arts & Crafts
Description:
Crafts that you can Take and Make!  Age appropriate craft kits will be available to pick up throughout the week for some ready to go hands-on fun at home.  There will be a new kit available beginning each Monday.  Crafts for...
This event is in the "Children" group.
This event is in the "Teens" group.

LEGO Masters Challenge

7/6 @ 9:00am - 7/9 @ 11:45pm
Trone Memorial Library
Library Branch: Trone Memorial Library
Age Group: Children, Teens
Program Type: Arts & Crafts
Description:
Super Volunteer Jake from the Trone Memorial Library presents his weekly LEGO Masters Challenges. Every Monday we will premiere a new video challenge on Facebook. You will have till Thursday at midnight to post your creation! Be sure to tag...
This event is in the "Children" group.

KPets

6:30pm - 7:30pm
Carroll Valley Library
Library Branch: Carroll Valley Library
Age Group: Children
Program Type: Other
Description:
Practice reading with Danny the therapy dog! ...
This event is in the "Children" group.

DIY (Do-it-Yourself) Story Time

All Day
Gettysburg Library
Library Branch: Gettysburg Library
Age Group: Children
Program Type: Storytime
Description:
Parents and caregivers are a child’s first and best teachers. In order to enhance our story time offerings and encourage at-home story time experiences,Theresa Buchheit from the Gettysburg Library puts together some ideas and activities to accompany ...
This event is in the "Teens" group.

Hiking Challenge for Teens (on Instagram)

All Day
Trone Memorial Library
Library Branch: Trone Memorial Library
Age Group: Teens
Program Type: Other
Description:
Emma Blottenberger from the Trone Memorial Library in East Berlin will post the name of five different hiking trails around Adams County. Each contains an unusual landmark.  The challenge is to find the landmark, photograph it, an...
This event is in the "Everyone" group.

Show and Tell Tuesdays

All Day
Trone Memorial Library
Library Branch: Trone Memorial Library
Age Group: Everyone
Description:
Want to share what you've been doing during quarantine?  Send your pics to Ms. Sherry and every Tuesday check Facebook for our show and tell posts!    ...
This event is in the "Children" group.

Digital Baby and Toddler Time

10:00am - 10:30am
Littlestown Library
Library Branch: Littlestown Library
Age Group: Children
Program Type: Storytime
Description:
Join us on Tuesdays and Thursdays at 10am for stories, songs, rhymes and more! Miss Jess from the Littlestown Library will lead us on Tuesdays and Miss Emily from the Gettysburg Library will lead us on Thursdays. Join the fun on the Youth Servic...
This event is in the "Children" group.

Costume Tea Party: Live Virtual Program

11:00am - 12:30pm
New Oxford Area Library
Registration
Library Branch: New Oxford Area Library
Age Group: Children
Program Type: Other
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: Unlimited
Description:
Dress in your favorite costume or as your favorite character, ready your favorite drink and snacks, and join us for a tea party - all from the comfort of your own home! This program will be held using Zoom. Information will be sent out via email p...
This event is in the "Teens" group.
This event is in the "Adults" group.

Knitting Group

1:00pm - 3:00pm
Harbaugh-Thomas Library
Library Branch: Harbaugh-Thomas Library
Room: Quiet Reading Room
Age Group: Teens, Adults
Program Type: Arts & Crafts
Description:
Bring a project or learn to knit. Adults and teens can drop in anytime from 1-3 p.m. ...
This event is in the "Children" group.

Preschool Storytime

6:30pm - 7:30pm
Harbaugh-Thomas Library
Library Branch: Harbaugh-Thomas Library
Room: Story Time Area
Age Group: Children
Program Type: Arts & Crafts, Storytime
Description:
Join us for stories, songs, activities and a craft. ...
This event is in the "Children" group.

DIY (Do-it-Yourself) Story Time

All Day
Gettysburg Library
Library Branch: Gettysburg Library
Age Group: Children
Program Type: Storytime
Description:
Parents and caregivers are a child’s first and best teachers. In order to enhance our story time offerings and encourage at-home story time experiences,Theresa Buchheit from the Gettysburg Library puts together some ideas and activities to accompany ...
This event is in the "Children" group.
This event is in the "Adults" group.

Digital Story Time

10:00am - 10:30am
Gettysburg Library
Library Branch: Gettysburg Library
Age Group: Children, Adults
Program Type: Storytime
Description:
Join Adams County Library System's Youth Services staff as they take story time online! In these Digital Story Times, our staff will share short stories, songs, craft and activity ideas, that you can enjoy from the comfort of your home. ...
This event is in the "Children" group.

Baby Storytime

10:00am - 11:00am
Carroll Valley Library
Library Branch: Carroll Valley Library
Room: Conference Room
Age Group: Children
Program Type: Storytime
Description:
Storytime for babies 0-2 years old ...
This event is in the "Children" group.

Preschool Storytime

10:30am - 11:30am
Harbaugh-Thomas Library
Library Branch: Harbaugh-Thomas Library
Room: Story Time Area
Age Group: Children
Program Type: Arts & Crafts, Storytime
Description:
Join us for stories, songs, activities and a craft. ...
This event is in the "Teens" group.

Minecraft (Java Edition)

2:00pm - 3:00pm
New Oxford Area Library
Library Branch: New Oxford Area Library
Age Group: Teens
Program Type: Other
Description:
 Sign up for our summer teen program here. ...
This event is in the "Teens" group.

Minecraft (Bedrock Edition)

6:30pm - 7:30pm
New Oxford Area Library
Library Branch: New Oxford Area Library
Age Group: Teens
Program Type: Other
Description:
 Sign up for our summer teen program here. ...
This event is in the "Children" group.

DIY (Do-it-Yourself) Story Time

All Day
Gettysburg Library
Library Branch: Gettysburg Library
Age Group: Children
Program Type: Storytime
Description:
Parents and caregivers are a child’s first and best teachers. In order to enhance our story time offerings and encourage at-home story time experiences,Theresa Buchheit from the Gettysburg Library puts together some ideas and activities to accompany ...
This event is in the "Teens" group.

Virtual Teen Scene

All Day
Trone Memorial Library
Library Branch: Trone Memorial Library
Age Group: Teens
Program Type: Other
Description:
Check out our Facebook page every Thursday for posts geared to our teens and tweens! ...
This event is in the "Children" group.

Digital Baby and Toddler Time

10:00am - 10:30am
Littlestown Library
Library Branch: Littlestown Library
Age Group: Children
Program Type: Storytime
Description:
Join us on Tuesdays and Thursdays at 10am for stories, songs, rhymes and more! Miss Jess from the Littlestown Library will lead us on Tuesdays and Miss Emily from the Gettysburg Library will lead us on Thursdays. Join the fun on the Youth Servic...
This event is in the "Teens" group.

"Hamilton" Hangout (Teen Discussion)

3:00pm - 4:00pm
New Oxford Area Library
Registration
Library Branch: New Oxford Area Library
Age Group: Teens
Program Type: Other
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: Unlimited
Description:
A live Zoom discussion of the musical "Hamilton" for teens. Email required for registration. Zoom information will be emailed to participants prior to the program. ...
This event is in the "Teens" group.
This event is in the "Adults" group.

Online Dungeons and Dragons

4:30pm - 7:00pm
Trone Memorial Library
Library Branch: Trone Memorial Library
Age Group: Teens, Adults
Program Type: Other
Description:
Evil Grows Beneath the Earth Why should anyone travel the cracked cobblestones of the Old Road? The fortress that once cast its shadow across the road does so no longer - some whisper that the earth swallowed the fortress whole in an age long past...
This event is in the "Children" group.

DIY (Do-it-Yourself) Story Time

All Day
Gettysburg Library
Library Branch: Gettysburg Library
Age Group: Children
Program Type: Storytime
Description:
Parents and caregivers are a child’s first and best teachers. In order to enhance our story time offerings and encourage at-home story time experiences,Theresa Buchheit from the Gettysburg Library puts together some ideas and activities to accompany ...
This event is in the "Children" group.

Zoom Baby and Toddler Story Time with Ms. Sherry

9:30am - 10:30am
Trone Memorial Library
Registration
Library Branch: Trone Memorial Library
Age Group: Children
Program Type: Storytime
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: Unlimited
Description:
Miss Sherry shares songs, stories and movement activities with babies, toddlers and caregivers every Friday morning. Email sherryf@adamslibrary.org to get the link to join us via Zoom!!   ...
This event is in the "Children" group.
This event is in the "Adults" group.

Digital Story Time

10:00am - 10:30am
Gettysburg Library
Library Branch: Gettysburg Library
Age Group: Children, Adults
Program Type: Storytime
Description:
Join Adams County Library System's Youth Services staff as they take story time online! In these Digital Story Times, our staff will share short stories, songs, craft and activity ideas, that you can enjoy from the comfort of your home. ...
This event is in the "Teens" group.

Teen Discussion (on Discord)

3:00pm - 3:30pm
New Oxford Area Library
Library Branch: New Oxford Area Library
Age Group: Teens
Program Type: Book Club
Description:
Read a different fairytale each week! It won't be your typical Cinderella story... Sign up for our summer teen program here. ...
This event is in the "Teens" group.

Virtual Teen Book Club

3:00pm - 4:00pm
Harbaugh-Thomas Library
Registration
Library Branch: Harbaugh-Thomas Library
Age Group: Teens
Program Type: Book Club
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 10
Description:
Our Teen Book Club is continuing online! For July we'll be reading the classic novel, Pollyanna by Eleanor H. Porter, and discussing via Zoom.  A free copy of Pollyanna can be found by way of Project Gutenberg. We're as...
This event is in the "Children" group.

Tiny Art for Kids (online)

1:00pm - 3:00pm
Littlestown Library
Registration
Library Branch: Littlestown Library
Room: Littlestown Community Meeting Room
Age Group: Children
Program Type: Arts & Crafts
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 21
Description:
Enjoy a paint night from the comfort of your own home! Registration for the event opens on Sunday, July 5th. The Littlestown Library will provide art kits including a 4x4" canvas, paint brush, and mini paint pots with the needed colors. Painting desi...