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Teen Adventure Writing Contest

06/03/2024 @ 10:00am - 08/01/2024 @ 8:00pm
Trone Memorial Library
Library Branch: Trone Memorial Library
Age Group: Teens
Program Type: Other
Description:

Embark on an epic adventure this summer by creating your own story!

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

Adventures With Flat Fern

All Day 6/15 - 8/17
New Oxford Area Library
Library Branch: New Oxford Area Library
Age Group: Children, Teens, Adults, Everyone
Program Type: Other
Description:

Have you met our library mascot, Fern? Fern is the friendly fungi that has been perched upon the circulation desk in New Oxford since last Summer. This year, Fern is ready for adventures!

This event is in the "Children" group.

Courtyard StoryWalk®

All Day 7/1 - 7/31
Harbaugh-Thomas Library
Library Branch: Harbaugh-Thomas Library
Age Group: Children
Description:

Enjoy an interactive story experience with a StoryWalk® outside in our courtyard!

JULY The Three Little Fish and the Big Bad Shark by Ken Geist

This event is in the "Children" group.

Out on an Adventure with Miss Dana!

10:30am - 11:15am
Trone Memorial Library
Library Branch: Trone Memorial Library
Age Group: Children
Program Type: Other, Storytime
Description:

Story times around the community for all ages! Meet Miss Dana each Monday at a different location around East Berlin and the surrounding area. Please bring a blanket or chairs to sit on. Check our Facebook page for each week's location!

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

Explorers Club with Miss Dana

1:00pm - 2:00pm
Trone Memorial Library
Library Branch: Trone Memorial Library
Age Group: Children, Everyone
Program Type: Health & Wellness, Storytime
Description:

Meet Miss Dana at one of the "easy" GO Adams hikes for a story and an activity, followed by a hike to the rubbing post together!

This month: "SUNSCREEN" - Straban Park, 100 Smith Rd, Gettysburg, PA 17325

This event is in the "Adults" group.

Creative Card Making

1:00pm - 2:30pm
Harbaugh-Thomas Library
Registration
Library Branch: Harbaugh-Thomas Library
Room: Harbaugh-Thomas Board Room
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: Arts & Crafts
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 0
Description:

Create beautiful, unique handmade cards. All supplies provided. Session led by Cheryl Kauffman. Registration required.

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

Club 1399

2:00pm - 3:00pm
Gettysburg Library
Library Branch: Gettysburg Library
Room: Third Floor Meeting Room
Age Group: Teens, Adults
Description:

This program is for teens and adults with developmental disabilities and other needs.  There will be a craft and other activities to participate in.

This event is in the "Children" group.

Barks & Books

6:00pm - 7:00pm
Littlestown Library
Library Branch: Littlestown Library
Age Group: Children
Program Type: Other
Description:

Dogs can help struggling readers build confidence by being patient and non-judgemental while kids are reading aloud. Stop by and read to our lovable and patient therapy dog, Danny!

This event is in the "Everyone" group.

Fun with Chess!

6:00pm - 7:45pm
Littlestown Library
Library Branch: Littlestown Library
Age Group: Everyone
Program Type: Other
Description:

Are you a beginner at chess and want to learn? Are you an experienced chess player and want to test your skills? Drop in on Mondays from 6:00pm-7:45pm to watch and play with a local chess aficionado. All ages and all skill levels welcome!

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

Ace of Cupcakes

6:30pm - 7:30pm
Carroll Valley Library
Registration
Library Branch: Carroll Valley Library
Room: Meeting Room
Age Group: Children, Teens
Program Type: Arts & Crafts
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 0
Description:

Are you the best cupcake decorator in the county?

Come down to the Carroll Valley Library to show off your skills. 

During this competition, you will be decorating cupcakes for a chance to win a prize. 

This event is in the "Adults" group.
This event is in the "Everyone" group.

Knot Another Stitch: Knit & Needle Crafts

6:30pm - 7:30pm
Virtual Event
Registration
Virtual Event
Library Branch: Virtual Event
Age Group: Adults, Everyone
Program Type: Arts & Crafts
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: Unlimited
Description:

This group meets on Mondays at 6:30 pm via Zoom.

All needle crafters are welcome to join. Don’t know how to knit, crochet, or cross-stitch? Come learn.

Registration is required.

This event is in the "Children" group.

Tuesday Tales Storytime

10:00am - 10:30am
New Oxford Area Library
Library Branch: New Oxford Area Library
Room: Children's Area
Age Group: Children
Program Type: Storytime
Description:

We’re trying something new!

Join Miss Natasha for books, songs, fingerplays and activities with other babies, toddlers and preschoolers. Each week will have a new theme that encourages early literacy!

This event is in the "Children" group.

Preschool Pals

10:00am - 11:00am
Carroll Valley Library
Library Branch: Carroll Valley Library
Room: Meeting Room
Age Group: Children
Program Type: Storytime
Description:

Join Miss Crystal for stories, songs, playtime, and a craft.

For preschool children ages 3-5.

This event is in the "Adults" group.

Littlestown Adult Book Club

12:00pm - 1:00pm
Littlestown Library
Library Branch: Littlestown Library
Room: Littlestown Community Meeting Room
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: Book Club
Description:

Come discuss books with fellow Littlestown bibliophiles! Check with the library for copies of the current selection.

JUN 18: The Maid by Nita Prose 

This event is in the "Adults" group.
This event is in the "Everyone" group.

Knot Another Stitch: Knit & Needle Crafts

12:30pm - 2:00pm
New Oxford Area Library
Library Branch: New Oxford Area Library
Room: Library Space
Age Group: Adults, Everyone
Program Type: Arts & Crafts
Description:

All needle crafters are welcome to join. Don’t know how to knit, crochet, or cross-stitch? That’s okay!

Drop-ins welcome. No registration required.

 

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: Adults
Program Type: Arts & Crafts
Description:

Join us for a drop-in knitting time for knitters of all levels. Don’t know how to knit? Stop by and learn! Conversation and creativity abound.

This event is in the "Teens" group.

En Plein Air at the Community Park

2:00pm - 3:00pm
Trone Memorial Library
Registration
Library Branch: Trone Memorial Library
Age Group: Teens
Program Type: Arts & Crafts
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 7
Description:

Join us at the community park to enjoy the art of En Plein Air, a French phrase meaning "in the open air". This is a process of painting the open air scenery to create a masterpiece. Supplies and snacks will be provided.

This event is in the "Adults" group.

Adult Diamond Painting

2:00pm - 4:00pm
Trone Memorial Library
Registration
Library Branch: Trone Memorial Library
Room: Adult Wing Meeting Room
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: Arts & Crafts
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 15
Description:

Come relax and enjoy an afternoon of diamond painting. Participants will have several options of summer-themed paintings to choose from, varying from keychains, plant stakes, and more.

This event is in the "Children" group.

Camping Themed Minute-to-Win-It Games

3:00pm - 4:00pm
New Oxford Area Library
Registration
Library Branch: New Oxford Area Library
Room: Library Space
Age Group: Children
Program Type: Other
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 0
Description:

Can you beat the clock and other kids while completing a challenge within 60 seconds? You will only have one minute to perform a given task. Get ready to have fun as these games can cause immense laughter and are always entertaining.

This event is in the "Teens" group.

Gaming Club

4:00pm - 5:00pm
Harbaugh-Thomas Library
Library Branch: Harbaugh-Thomas Library
Room: Teen Center
Age Group: Teens
Program Type: Other
Description:

Join the Harbaugh-Thomas Gaming Club to explore new games, hone your aim, improve your Smash skills, and much more. Space is limited and registration is required.

This event is in the "Children" group.

Stories and More!

6:30pm - 7:15pm
Harbaugh-Thomas Library
Library Branch: Harbaugh-Thomas Library
Room: Story Time Area
Age Group: Children
Program Type: Storytime
Description:

Join Miss Barbara for books, songs, and activities. Geared towards children ages 2-5, but all ages are welcome!

 

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

Writer's Group

6:30pm - 7:30pm
Trone Memorial Library
Registration
Library Branch: Trone Memorial Library
Room: Adult Wing Meeting Room
Age Group: Teens, Adults
Program Type: Workshop
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 30
Description:

Writers of any level and any genre (fiction, poetry, nonfiction, etc) are invited to this group! We'll be honing our craft together with some prompts and also have space for critique and discussion of projects at any stage.