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This event is in the "Teens" group.

Weekly Take and Makes

All Day 4/5 - 5/29
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 f...
This event is in the "Everyone" group.

Spring Storywalk in the Carroll Valley Park

04/06/2021 @ 11:00am - 05/04/2021 @ 11:00am
Carroll Valley Library
Library Branch: Carroll Valley Library
Age Group: Everyone
Program Type: Storytime
Description:
Read Mother Bruce by Ryan T. Higgins while you take a walk in the Carroll Valley Park! ...
This event is in the "Children" group.

"Flower Basket" Take-and-Make

04/06/2021 @ 11:00pm - 04/30/2021 @ 5:00pm
New Oxford Area Library
Registration
Library Branch: New Oxford Area Library
Age Group: Children
Program Type: Arts & Crafts
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: Unlimited
Description:
During the month of April, take-and-make a flower basket. Each kit contains the supplies and instructions for this craft. Available first-come, first-served. ...
This event is in the "Teens" group.

"Zen Garden" Take-and-Make

04/06/2021 @ 11:00pm - 04/30/2021 @ 5:00pm
New Oxford Area Library
Registration
Library Branch: New Oxford Area Library
Age Group: Teens
Program Type: Arts & Crafts
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: Unlimited
Description:
During the month of April, take-and-make a zen garden. Each kit contains the supplies for this project and an informational handout about zen gardens. ...
This event is in the "Everyone" group.

Weekly Poetry Challenge

All Day 4/7 - 4/28
Littlestown Library
Library Branch: Littlestown Library
Age Group: Everyone
Program Type: Other, Workshop
Description:
April is National Poetry Month, so we're having a weekly poetry writing challenge using the game Haikubes! Tune in to the Littlestown Library Facebook page every Wednesday for a video and/or photo of a selection of words from Haikubes and create a po...
This event is in the "Children" group.

Take and Make Nature Bouquet Craft

04/07/2021 @ 11:00am - 04/14/2021 @ 5:00pm
Carroll Valley Library
Library Branch: Carroll Valley Library
Age Group: Children
Program Type: Arts & Crafts
Description:
Pick up a Nature Bouquet craft at the Carroll Valley Library! While supplies last. ...
This event is in the "Children" group.

Take & Make for Kids

All Day
Trone Memorial Library
Library Branch: Trone Memorial Library
Age Group: Children
Program Type: Arts & Crafts
Description:
Each month the Trone Memorial Library will make available a craft kit with instructions to take home to assemble. Supplies will be limited. First come first served! ...
This event is in the "Children" group.

Virtual Lego Challenge

All Day
Trone Memorial Library
Library Branch: Trone Memorial Library
Age Group: Children
Program Type: Other
Description:
Visit the Trone Memorial Library Facebook page each Monday for a Lego Building Challenge! Share pictures of your creations to the Facebook page. We would love to print these out at the library and post them on the walls. ...
This event is in the "Children" group.

Digital All In Story Time

10:00am - 10:30am
Gettysburg Library
Library Branch: Gettysburg Library
Age Group: Children
Program Type: Storytime
Description:
Join Mr. George (George Matthew) from the Gettysburg Library and Speech Language Pathologist, Miss Nicole (Nicole Jones) as they share stories, songs and activities designed to help you get the most out of All In. This story time is for children o...
This event is in the "Everyone" group.

Hora del Cuentos/Bilingual Story Time

6:30pm - 7:00pm
Gettysburg Library
Library Branch: Gettysburg Library
Age Group: Everyone
Program Type: Storytime
Description:
¡Únase a Bridgid Mangan del Sistema de Bibliotecas del Condado de Adams mientras toma la hora del cuento en línea! En estos Tiempos de cuentos bilingües, la señorita Bridgid compartirá historias cortas, canciones, manualidades e ideas de activid...
This event is in the "Teens" group.
This event is in the "Adults" group.

Virtual Knit & Crochet

6:30pm - 8:00pm
New Oxford Area Library
Registration
Library Branch: New Oxford Area Library
Age Group: Teens, Adults
Program Type: Arts & Crafts
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 24
Description:
Knit and/or crochet with others. Share projects, patterns, and socialize. This group regularly meets on Mondays at New Oxford Library but will be meeting virtually until further notice due to COVID-19 concerns. Please register using a valid e...
This event is in the "Adults" group.

Coffee and Conversation for Book Lovers

9:30am - 10:30am
New Oxford Area Library
Registration
Library Branch: New Oxford Area Library
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: Book Club, Other
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 16
Description:
Brew a warm breakfast beverage and join us for a casual chat about books. A valid email address is required; registration confirmation will include Zoom login access. ...
This event is in the "Children" group.

Digital Baby and Toddler Time

10:00am - 10:30am
Gettysburg Library
Library Branch: Gettysburg Library
Age Group: Children
Program Type: Storytime
Description:
Join us on Tuesdays and Thursdays at 10am for stories, songs, rhymes and more! Librarians from across the county will be your guides. Join the fun on the Youth Services at Adams County Library Facebook page. Missed a story time, or don’t have...
This event is in the "Everyone" group.

Weekly Poetry Challenge

All Day 4/14 - 4/28
Littlestown Library
Library Branch: Littlestown Library
Age Group: Everyone
Program Type: Other, Workshop
Description:
April is National Poetry Month, so we're having a weekly poetry writing challenge using the game Haikubes! Tune in to the Littlestown Library Facebook page every Wednesday for a video and/or photo of a selection of words from Haikubes and create a po...
This event is in the "Children" group.

Digital Story Time

10:00am - 10:30am
Gettysburg Library
Library Branch: Gettysburg Library
Age Group: Children
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. New story ...
This event is in the "Adults" group.
Registration
Library Branch: Gettysburg Library
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: Book Club
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: Unlimited
Description:
Join other historical fiction enthusiasts for a virtual hour of discussing a different book each month. Stories of the Past meets the 2nd Wednesday of the month at 1pm. Upon registering, please note in the Special Notes field if you wish to borrow...
This event is in the "Adults" group.

Cozy Reads - A Virtual Mystery Book Discussion

6:30pm - 7:30pm
Gettysburg Library
Registration
Library Branch: Gettysburg Library
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: Book Club
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: Unlimited
Description:
If you love cozy mysteries or light-hearted mysteries featuring amateur sleuths, this virtual discussion may be for you! Cozy Reads meets the 2nd Wednesday of each month at 6:30pm via Zoom. Registration is required. When registering, in the Speci...
This event is in the "Teens" group.

Do-It-Yourself Day

All Day
Trone Memorial Library
Library Branch: Trone Memorial Library
Age Group: Teens
Program Type: Arts & Crafts
Description:
Every Thursday, visit the Trone Memorial Library Facebook page for a creative DIY project. ...
This event is in the "Children" group.
Library Branch: Trone Memorial Library
Age Group: Children
Program Type: Other
Description:
Join the Kindergarten teachers at Bermudian Elementary and the Trone Memorial Library for this special virtual edition of Kindergarten Here I Come! Each month, Kindergarten teachers and other school faculty will introduce themselves to incoming Ki...
This event is in the "Children" group.

Digital Baby and Toddler Time

10:00am - 10:30am
Gettysburg Library
Library Branch: Gettysburg Library
Age Group: Children
Program Type: Storytime
Description:
Join us on Tuesdays and Thursdays at 10am for stories, songs, rhymes and more! Librarians from across the county will be your guides. Join the fun on the Youth Services at Adams County Library Facebook page. Missed a story time, or don’t have...
This event is in the "Everyone" group.

Anne of Green Gables Virtual Read Aloud

6:00pm - 7:00pm
Gettysburg Library
Library Branch: Gettysburg Library
Age Group: Everyone
Program Type: Other
Description:
Enjoy a chapter a day reading by library staff from L.M. Montgomery's unforgettable classic "Anne of Green Gables." Each chapter's video will premiere at 6pm, from April 15th-May 22nd, on the Adams County Library System's YouTube Channel. Use this...
This event is in the "Adults" group.

Shelf Indulgence Book Discussion

6:30pm - 7:30pm
Harbaugh-Thomas Library
Registration
Library Branch: Harbaugh-Thomas Library
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: Book Club
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: Unlimited
Description:
Join us via Zoom to discuss The Weight of Ink by Rachel Kadish. A Zoom link will be sent to your email the day of the discussion. Please check your spam if you do not see it in your inbox. We focus on a different book every third Thursday of ...
This event is in the "Teens" group.
This event is in the "Adults" group.

Fun Reads Friday

All Day
Trone Memorial Library
Library Branch: Trone Memorial Library
Age Group: Teens, Adults
Program Type: Other
Description:
Every Friday, the Trone Memorial Library staff will discuss books based on a theme in a video posted to its Facebook page.   ...
This event is in the "Children" group.

Virtual storytime with KPets

10:00am - 10:15am
Carroll Valley Library
Library Branch: Carroll Valley Library
Age Group: Children
Program Type: Storytime
Description:
Watch a storytime on Carroll Valley Library's Facebook page!  Presented by our KPets friends, Bonnie and Danny! ...