Upcoming Events

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This event is in the "Children" group.

LEGO at the Library

January 18, 2020
11:00am - 12:00pm
New Oxford Area Library
Library Branch: New Oxford Area Library
Room: Children's Area
Age Group: Children
Program Type: Workshop
Description:
Drop-by for some LEGO freestyle fun on the third Saturday of the month. (Photo by Rick Mason on Unsplash) ...
This event is in the "Children" group.

Baby Play and Learn Storytime

January 20, 2020
10:00am - 11:00am
Harbaugh-Thomas Library
Library Branch: Harbaugh-Thomas Library
Room: Story Time Area
Age Group: Children
Program Type: Storytime
Description:
The library is closed, but we're open for storytime! Songs, stories and activities for little ones through age 2 and their grown-ups. ...

Sensory Storytime

January 20, 2020
10:30am - 11:30am
Gettysburg Library
Registration
Library Branch: Gettysburg Library
Room: Children's Room
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: Unlimited
Description:
This story time is for children of all abilities ages 2-5 and an accompanying adult. These children may or may not have sensory needs. Everyone can benefit from sensory story time! If you’ve never been to one of our story times before, this is a grea...
This event is in the "Children" group.

Toddler Storytime

January 20, 2020
10:30am - 11:30am
Trone Memorial Library
Registration
Library Branch: Trone Memorial Library
Room: Children’s Wing Room
Age Group: Children
Program Type: Storytime
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 30
Description:
This is a fun and active story time for children ages 2 - 3 with an adult. Ms. Sherry will share age appropriate stories, songs and rhymes, incorporating musical instruments and the parachute. ...
This event is in the "Everyone" group.

Tech Help

January 20, 2020
12:00pm - 2:00pm
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. ...
This event is in the "Everyone" group.

Knit & Crochet

January 20, 2020
12:30pm - 2:00pm
New Oxford Area Library
Library Branch: New Oxford Area Library
Room: Library Space
Age Group: Everyone
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) ...
This event is in the "Children" group.

Colonial Reading Community Chapter-of-the-Day

January 20, 2020
6:00pm - 6:30pm
New Oxford Area Library
Registration
Library Branch: New Oxford Area Library
Room: Children's Area
Age Group: Children
Program Type: Book Club, Other, Storytime
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 20
Description:
In partnership with Conewago Valley School District's Colonial Reading Community, we are thrilled to be hosting read-alouds of the chapter of the day on Monday and Thursday evenings. We invite families to stay for our evening programs for c...
This event is in the "Children" group.

Barks & Books with KPETS

January 20, 2020
6:30pm - 7:30pm
New Oxford Area Library
Registration
Library Branch: New Oxford Area Library
Room: Children's Area
Age Group: Children
Program Type: Other
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 4
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...
This event is in the "Adults" group.

Carroll Valley Library Adult Book Club

January 20, 2020
7:00pm - 8:00pm
Carroll Valley Library
Library Branch: Carroll Valley Library
Room: Conference Room
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: Book Club
Description:
Discussion book - The Handmaid's Tale by Margaret Atwood Join us for good company and conversation! ...
This event is in the "Children" group.

Preschool/Toddler Storytime

January 21, 2020
10:00am - 11:00am
Carroll Valley Library
Library Branch: Carroll Valley Library
Room: Meeting Room
Age Group: Children
Program Type: Storytime
Description:
Join us for songs, stories, and a craft with Miss Crystal! For children ages 2-5. ...
This event is in the "Children" group.

Preschool Storytime

January 21, 2020
10:30am - 11:00am
New Oxford Area Library
Registration
Library Branch: New Oxford Area Library
Room: Children's Area
Age Group: Children
Program Type: Storytime
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 20
Description:
A storytime for the 3-5 year olds of the community! Join us for stories, songs, and activities! (Photo by Ashton Bingham on Unsplash) ...
This event is in the "Children" group.

Toddler Time

January 21, 2020
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 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...
This event is in the "Adults" group.

Rendezvous Book Club

January 21, 2020
12:00pm - 1:00pm
Littlestown Library
Library Branch: Littlestown Library
Room: Littlestown Community Meeting Room
Age Group: 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 What the Dead Leave Behind by Rosemary Simpson. ...
This event is in the "Teens" group.
This event is in the "Adults" group.

Knitting Group

January 21, 2020
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 "Everyone" group.

Family Game Night

January 21, 2020
4:00pm - 8:00pm
Littlestown Library
Library Branch: Littlestown Library
Room: Littlestown Community Meeting Room
Age Group: Everyone
Program Type: Other
Description:
Join us on the third Tuesday of the month for Family Game Night! Drop in anytime from 4-8 pm to play a variety of board games with friends new and old. Games available for both kids and adults. ...
This event is in the "Children" group.

Girls Who Code: Coding Colonials

January 21, 2020
4:30pm - 5:30pm
New Oxford Area Library
Registration
Library Branch: New Oxford Area Library
Room: Library Space
Age Group: Children
Program Type: Technology Class
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 7
Description:
WHAT IS THE PROGRAM? Girls Who Code 3rd-5th Grade Clubs are a community of girls who actively design, code, read and explore together. Featuring activities, characters, and vocabulary drawn from the best-selling Girls Who Code books, 3rd-5th Gra...
This event is in the "Children" group.
This event is in the "Teens" group.

Harry Potter Night

January 21, 2020
6:30pm - 7:30pm
Trone Memorial Library
Registration
Library Branch: Trone Memorial Library
Room: Children’s Wing Room
Age Group: Children, Teens
Program Type: Other
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 27
Description:
Come hang out with other Harry Potter fans and participate in fun games based off the series! ...
This event is in the "Children" group.

Preschool Storytime

January 21, 2020
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 "Teens" group.
This event is in the "Adults" group.

Winter Seed Sowing

January 21, 2020
6:30pm - 7:30pm
Trone Memorial Library
Registration
Library Branch: Trone Memorial Library
Room: Adult Wing Room A/B
Age Group: Teens, Adults
Program Type: Workshop
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 26
Description:
Winter sowing is a fun and easy way to start seeds outside during the winter.  Plant your seeds in miniature greenhouses made from recycled plastic containers, and then put them outside in the freezing cold. ...

Babies and Books

January 22, 2020
9:30am - 10:30am
Gettysburg Library
Library 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 ...
This event is in the "Children" group.

Baby Storytime

January 22, 2020
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 Story Time

January 22, 2020
10:30am - 11:00am
Trone Memorial Library
Registration
Library Branch: Trone Memorial Library
Room: Children’s Wing Room
Age Group: Children
Program Type: Storytime
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 25
Description:
This is an exciting storytime for children ages 3 - 5.  Ms. Sherry will share age appropriate stories and reading readiness activities preparing for Kindergarten. ...
This event is in the "Children" group.
This event is in the "Adults" group.

Preschool Story Time

January 22, 2020
10:30am - 11:30am
Littlestown Library
Library Branch: Littlestown Library
Room: Littlestown Community Meeting Room
Age Group: Children, Adults
Program Type: Storytime
Description:
Join Miss Jess for this energetic story time for preschoolers! We'll have fun and encourage early literacy through stories, songs, movement, and more! Each week's story time concludes with time for creative free play with our age-appropriate building...
This event is in the "Children" group.

Preschool Storytime

January 22, 2020
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 "Children" group.

Toddler Time

January 22, 2020
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 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...
This event is in the "Children" group.

5th & 6th Grade Book Club

January 22, 2020
3:30pm - 4:30pm
Gettysburg Library
Registration
Library Branch: Gettysburg Library
Room: Children's Room
Age Group: Children
Program Type: Book Club
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 15
Description:
5th & 6th Grade Book Club meets the third Wednesday of each month at 3:30pm.  The January meeting is January 22nd.  The book for January is Like A River by Kathy Cannon Wiechman. **Please note that this month's se...
This event is in the "Adults" group.

Books & Brew Book Discussion

January 22, 2020
6:00pm - 7:15pm
Off Site
Registration
Library Branch: Off Site
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: Book Club
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 6
Description:
This book discussion is held monthly on the fourth Wednesday at Deja Brew Coffee & Bakery and is facilitated by Emily from New Oxford Library. An active and valid library card is required if participants would like a library-provided copy of...