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Chess Summer League

3:30pm - 5:30pm
Harbaugh-Thomas Library
Registration
Library Branch: Harbaugh-Thomas Library
Room: Teen Center
Age Group: Teens
Program Type: Other
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 20
Description:
After challenging your body with table tennis, come in and challenge your mind in our chess league. ELO rating will be calculated for all games played, and prizes will be awarded at the end of the summer. Registration is preferred but drop ins are we...
This event is in the "Adults" group.

What is Freegal?

4:00pm - 5:00pm
Littlestown Library
Registration
Library Branch: Littlestown Library
Room: Littlestown Community Meeting Room
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: Technology Class, Workshop
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: Unlimited
Description:
Did you know you have access to music with your library card using Freegal. Join us to learn about this service and how to use it yourself. Please bring your device with you. Registration encouraged but not required. ...
This event is in the "Children" group.
This event is in the "Teens" group.

Choreography & Dance

6:00pm - 7:00pm
Harbaugh-Thomas Library
Registration
Library Branch: Harbaugh-Thomas Library
Room: Harbaugh-Thomas Community Room
Age Group: Children, Teens
Program Type: Health & Wellness
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 4
Description:
TCC Choreography instructor Sophia Gray guides attendees through stretching and cardio moves. Hip-hop, jazz and ballet styles are incorporated into these weekly dance sessions. Please register. Space is limited. ...
This event is in the "Adults" group.
This event is in the "Everyone" group.

Amphibians and Reptiles of Pennsylvania

6:30pm - 7:30pm
Carroll Valley Library
Library Branch: Carroll Valley Library
Room: Meeting Room
Age Group: Adults, Everyone
Program Type: Other
Description:
Did you know, the Keystone State is home to 40 species of amphibians and 38 species of reptiles? Amphibians and reptiles serve as bioindicators and can tell us important information about the quality of the environment around us. Learn about the basi...
This event is in the "Children" group.

Barks and Books

6:30pm - 7:30pm
New Oxford Area Library
Library Branch: New Oxford Area Library
Room: Children's Area
Age Group: Children
Program Type: Other, Storytime
Description:
This program is for children learning to read or who need practice reading. KPETS are trained therapy dogs who love to listen to children reading to them. Contact the New Oxford Area Library to select your 15-minute time slot to read to one of ...
This event is in the "Children" group.

Barks and Books: Read to a therapy dog

6:30pm - 7:30pm
Trone Memorial Library
Library Branch: Trone Memorial Library
Room: Children’s Wing Room
Age Group: Children
Program Type: Other
Description:
On this evening children who are just learning to read may stop by the library to read to Clyde, a KPETS certified Therapy dog. We do ask that you contact the library at 717-259-9000 or stop by to pre-register for a 15 minute time slot. ...

Cupcake Wars!

6:30pm - 7:30pm
Trone Memorial Library
Library Branch: Trone Memorial Library
Room: Lower Level
Description:
Please call us at 717-259-9000 to register for this event. Ages 8-18  There are two age brackets for this competition: ages 8-11 and ages 12-18. Are you the best cupcake decorator in the county? Come on down to your local bran...
This event is in the "Children" group.
This event is in the "Teens" group.

Window Garden Boxes

6:30pm - 7:30pm
Carroll Valley Library
Registration
Library Branch: Carroll Valley Library
Age Group: Children, Teens
Program Type: Arts & Crafts
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 0
Description:
Adams County 4-H is planting interest in gardening and 4-H at the Carroll Valley Library. The hands-on presentation will teach youth about the basic needs of a garden and how plants thrive and grow. Using what they’ve learned, participants will plant...
This event is in the "Adults" group.

Walk and Talk Book Club

9:00am - 9:30pm
Trone Memorial Library
Library Branch: Trone Memorial Library
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: Health & Wellness
Description:
Join us for 30 minutes of exercise and discussion of your latest and greatest reads!  Wear comfy shoes and meet us at the library porch every Friday morning, June 17 through August 26. ...
This event is in the "Children" group.

Bouncing Baby Storytime

9:30am - 10:00am
Trone Memorial Library
Library Branch: Trone Memorial Library
Room: Children’s Wing Room
Age Group: Children
Program Type: Storytime
Description:
This storytime is for children 0-2 with an adult.  On this day we will hear short stories and learn new songs and fingerplays, which we will all sing together.  We will use shaky eggs and the parachute each week, with time at the end of eac...
This event is in the "Children" group.

Pre-School Storytime

10:30am - 11:00am
Trone Memorial Library
Library Branch: Trone Memorial Library
Room: Children’s Wing Room
Age Group: Children
Program Type: Storytime
Description:
This program is for children age 3-5. On these days Miss Sherry will share fun Ocean stories, songs and rhymes with children who attend. ...
This event is in the "Children" group.

Preschool Storytime

10:30am - 11:00am
Gettysburg Library
Library Branch: Gettysburg Library
Room: Children's Room
Age Group: Children
Program Type: Storytime
Description:
Join us at the library for stories, songs, and a craft.   ...
This event is in the "Teens" group.

Stuffed Felt Sharks

2:00pm - 3:00pm
Littlestown Library
Registration
Library Branch: Littlestown Library
Room: Littlestown Community Meeting Room
Age Group: Teens
Program Type: Arts & Crafts
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: Unlimited
Description:
Create your own no-sew cuddly fish friend. For teens and tweens. Registration encouraged but not required.   ...
This event is in the "Teens" group.

Ocean Adventures Film Festival

3:00pm - 6:00pm
Littlestown Library
Library Branch: Littlestown Library
Room: Littlestown Community Meeting Room
Age Group: Teens
Program Type: Movie
Description:
Attention teens and tweens! Join us every Friday for an adventure on (or under) the deep blue sea, from killer sharks to pillaging pirates. B.Y.O. Snacks, or enjoy the snacks provided. Call or stop by the library for a complete list of films. ...
This event is in the "Children" group.

Monterey Bay Aquarium: Fin-tastic Sharks

10:00am - 12:00pm
New Oxford Area Library
Registration
Library Branch: New Oxford Area Library
Room: Library Space
Age Group: Children
Program Type: Arts & Crafts, Other, Workshop
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 3
Description:
Create your own science journal and dive into this interactive event on sharks provided by Monterey Bay Aquarium. Learn why sharks are amazing and their importance to the ocean. - they are more than toothy predators. For children ages 6 to 11. Regist...
This event is in the "Children" group.

Crafternoon

1:00pm - 5:00pm
Trone Memorial Library
Library Branch: Trone Memorial Library
Room: Children’s Wing Room
Age Group: Children
Program Type: Arts & Crafts
Description:
On this afternoon stop by the library between 1:00 - 5:00 PM to make an octopus craft to take home with you.   ...
This event is in the "Children" group.

Monterey Bay Monday: Birds in the Brain

2:00pm - 3:00pm
Gettysburg Library
Library Branch: Gettysburg Library
Room: Children's Room
Age Group: Children
Description:
3rd-5th grade  This educational program is brought to you by the Monterey Bay Aquarium. Come for an afternoon of fun and learn about birds and participate in activities to become a junior ornithologist.   ...
This event is in the "Teens" group.

Tabletop Gaming: Cards, Cards, and More Cards

3:30pm - 5:00pm
Harbaugh-Thomas Library
Registration
Library Branch: Harbaugh-Thomas Library
Room: Teen Center
Age Group: Teens
Program Type: Other
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 12
Description:
Tear back into Marvel Munchkin and other deck-builders like Rumble in R’lyeh and Cryptozoic.  Put your cards on the table! Registration is preferred.   ...
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.

Barks and Books

6:30pm - 7:30pm
Carroll Valley Library
Library Branch: Carroll Valley Library
Age Group: Children
Program Type: Storytime
Description:
Reading to a therapy dog helps to build confidence in new or reluctant readers.  Bring your child to the library to read to Danny, our favorite pup!  He's a great listener! ...
This event is in the "Everyone" group.

Virtual: Knit & Crochet Group

6:30pm - 7:30pm
Virtual Event
Registration
Library Branch: Virtual Event
Age Group: Everyone
Program Type: Arts & Crafts
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 50
Description:
This group meets virtually for knitters and other needle crafters of all levels. Don’t know how to knit? Drop in and learn!  To receive the login information, please register below. No meeting on Monday, July 4, 2022.   ...
This event is in the "Adults" group.
Registration
Library Branch: Virtual Event
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: Book Club
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: Unlimited
Description:
Janeites unite in this new book discussion featuring fictional adaptations and nonfiction studies of Jane Austen and her works. Registration required; upon registration, indicate which library is the best location to pick up a copy of the book. Meeti...
This event is in the "Children" group.

Preschool Pals

10:00am - 10:30am
Carroll Valley Library
Library Branch: Carroll Valley Library
Room: Meeting Room
Age Group: Children
Program Type: Storytime
Description:
Stories, songs, and a craft for toddlers and preschoolers 3-5 years old. ...
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.

Local Author Story Time with Anna Heckert

10:00am - 11:00am
New Oxford Area Library
Registration
Library Branch: New Oxford Area Library
Room: Library Space
Age Group: Children, Teens, Adults, Everyone
Program Type: Performance, Storytime
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 48
Description:
Let’s splash “To the Pond” with local author, Anna Heckert, as she reads her book. This story features a trio of lovely ducks who live on a farm as they journey to a pond. Gather your friends and join us for this special event - all are welcome to at...