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Gettysburg National Military Park & Monuments

3:00pm - 4:30pm
New Oxford Area Library
Registration
Library Branch: New Oxford Area Library
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: Workshop
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 24
Description:
In honor of our 2022 Adams County Reads One Book Program, Mary Hoban will discuss our local National Park’s monuments. At Gettysburg there are over 1,328 monuments or markers; within that number are more than 260 monuments to Union regiments. Year...
This event is in the "Teens" group.

Gaming Club

5:00pm - 6:00pm
Harbaugh-Thomas Library
Registration
Library Branch: Harbaugh-Thomas Library
Room: Teen Center
Age Group: Teens
Program Type: Other
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 8
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.
Library Branch: Off Site
Age Group: Children
Program Type: Storytime
Description:
This Storytime is for all ages and the books are geared toward Kindergarten and first grade.  Join us for a relaxing Storytime in your pajamas! For the Summer, enjoy pajama storytime around the campfire! We will be meeting at the Children of Get...
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 us for books, songs, and activities geared for children ages 2-5j, but all ages are welcome! No registration required. ...
This event is in the "Teens" group.
This event is in the "Adults" group.

Writers' Group

6:30pm - 7:30pm
Trone Memorial Library
Registration
Library Branch: Trone Memorial Library
Room: Children’s Wing Room
Age Group: Teens, Adults
Program Type: Other, Workshop
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 12
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. Please bring along a few p...
This event is in the "Adults" group.
This event is in the "Everyone" group.

National Parks Crossword Challenges

All Day
New Oxford Area Library
Library Branch: New Oxford Area Library
Age Group: Adults, Everyone
Program Type: Other
Description:
Thanks to the National Parks Foundation a new crossword challenge will be available weekly to pick up at the library in honor of our 2022 Adams County Reads One Book selection Leave Only Footprints by Conor Knighton. Once completed, or you need a hin...
This event is in the "Teens" group.

Pumpkin Painting Contest

All Day
Trone Memorial Library
Library Branch: Trone Memorial Library
Age Group: Teens
Program Type: Arts & Crafts
Description:
Get into the Halloween spirit by painting a pumpkin! Turn in your pumpkin anytime from October 1st through October 14th, and judging will be held October 15th through October 29th. Ages 11-18. Two different judgings will take place, one for ages 11-1...
This event is in the "Everyone" group.

Trick-or-Treat: Creative Writing Prompts

All Day
New Oxford Area Library
Library Branch: New Oxford Area Library
Age Group: Everyone
Program Type: Other, Workshop
Description:
Haunt us, taunt us, let us test and strengthen your writing skills! Visit the library before Halloween, choose from our writing prompts and create your story. Here’s the trick, you only get 10 minutes to create your story! All are welcome to particip...
This event is in the "Children" group.

The LMNOP Club: Baby Storytime

9:30am - 10:00am
Gettysburg Library
Library Branch: Gettysburg Library
Room: Children's Room
Age Group: Children
Program Type: Storytime
Description:
Join us at the library every week for some stories and songs. ...
This event is in the "Children" group.

Baby Bookworms

10:00am - 10:30am
Carroll Valley Library
Library Branch: Carroll Valley Library
Room: Meeting Room
Age Group: Children
Program Type: Storytime
Description:
Songs, fingerplays, and stories for children ages 0-2. ...

Pre-School Pals Storytime

10:30am - 11:00am
Trone Memorial Library
Library Branch: Trone Memorial Library
Room: Children’s Wing Room
Description:
Children age 3-5:  Join Miss Sherry for stories, songs and rhymes ...
This event is in the "Children" group.

Preschool Story Time

10:30am - 11:30am
Littlestown Library
Library Branch: Littlestown Library
Room: Littlestown Community Meeting Room
Age Group: Children
Program Type: Storytime
Description:
Join Miss Jess for our year-round Preschool Story Time! 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 toys, ...
This event is in the "Children" group.

Stories and More!

10:30am - 11:30am
Harbaugh-Thomas Library
Library Branch: Harbaugh-Thomas Library
Room: Story Time Area
Age Group: Children
Program Type: Storytime
Description:
Join Miss Karin for books, songs, and activities geared for children ages 2-5. No registration required. ...
This event is in the "Children" group.

Music and Movement Storytime

11:15am - 12:00pm
Trone Memorial Library
Library Branch: Trone Memorial Library
Room: Lower Level
Age Group: Children
Program Type: Storytime
Description:
Children age 3-5 years.  Join Miss Sherry for stories we can sing to, lots of movement, games and music.  This is a great way to get your little ones moving. ...
This event is in the "Adults" group.

Adult Book Club

2:00pm - 3:00pm
Carroll Valley Library
Library Branch: Carroll Valley Library
Room: Conference Room
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: Book Club
Description:
The Carroll Valley Library Book Club meets the third Wednesday of every month at 2pm. Join us for good company and conversation! October's selection - Leave Only Footprints by Conor Knighton ...
This event is in the "Adults" group.

Meet Elsie Singmaster: Adams County Neighbor and Storyteller

2:00pm - 3:00pm
Harbaugh-Thomas Library
Registration
Library Branch: Harbaugh-Thomas Library
Room: Harbaugh-Thomas Community Room
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: Other
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 59
Description:
Susan Hill leads a presentation on Elsie Singmaster Lewars (1879-1958) who lived in Gettysburg for much of her adult life.  Her novels and short stories were published widely by Houghton Mifflin Company and by well-known literary journals and po...
This event is in the "Adults" group.

Crafty Cards

2:00pm - 4:00pm
Trone Memorial Library
Registration
Library Branch: Trone Memorial Library
Room: Lower Level
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: Arts & Crafts, Workshop
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 2
Description:
Join us to make artful cards to give to loved ones. Materials provided.  Space limited! ...
This event is in the "Teens" group.

Competitive Table Tennis

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: 10
Description:
Continue the competitive league play from the summer and earn points to propel yourself to the top spot! ...
This event is in the "Children" group.

Book Club 5th-6th grade

4:30pm - 5:30pm
Gettysburg Library
Library Branch: Gettysburg Library
Age Group: Children
Program Type: Book Club
Description:
5th-6th grade  Join us once a month to discuss a good book and share a snack.   ...
This event is in the "Adults" group.

Capturing the Beauty of the Outdoors - An ACROB Event

6:30pm - 7:30pm
Littlestown Library
Registration
Library Branch: Littlestown Library
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: Arts & Crafts, Other, Technology Class
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: Unlimited
Description:
Learn the how-tos of capturing the perfect outdoor photographs from a local seasoned photographer.  Whether your next outdoor adventure is to one of the National Parks or the Gettysburg Battlefield, you’ll be sure to leave with tips that’ll help...
This event is in the "Adults" group.
This event is in the "Everyone" group.

National Parks Crossword Challenges

All Day
New Oxford Area Library
Library Branch: New Oxford Area Library
Age Group: Adults, Everyone
Program Type: Other
Description:
Thanks to the National Parks Foundation a new crossword challenge will be available weekly to pick up at the library in honor of our 2022 Adams County Reads One Book selection Leave Only Footprints by Conor Knighton. Once completed, or you need a hin...
This event is in the "Teens" group.

Pumpkin Painting Contest

All Day
Trone Memorial Library
Library Branch: Trone Memorial Library
Age Group: Teens
Program Type: Arts & Crafts
Description:
Get into the Halloween spirit by painting a pumpkin! Turn in your pumpkin anytime from October 1st through October 14th, and judging will be held October 15th through October 29th. Ages 11-18. Two different judgings will take place, one for ages 11-1...
This event is in the "Everyone" group.

Trick-or-Treat: Creative Writing Prompts

All Day
New Oxford Area Library
Library Branch: New Oxford Area Library
Age Group: Everyone
Program Type: Other, Workshop
Description:
Haunt us, taunt us, let us test and strengthen your writing skills! Visit the library before Halloween, choose from our writing prompts and create your story. Here’s the trick, you only get 10 minutes to create your story! All are welcome to particip...