In less than two weeks, we will say goodbye to 2018 and welcome to 2019. If you’re an avid reader like I am, you’re busily cramming as much reading as possible into every last moment of 2018, just to increase the number of books read on your Goodreads number challenge. It’s also the time to think about any reading challenges for 2019 – whether you set yourself a goal to...
When William Shakespeare penned those words I believe he understood the sweetness that comes from a full heart tied up with the sadness born from saying goodbye. Those are the feelings I have now, as I will be leaving the Adams County Library System as of December 13, 2018. I have accepted the position of Executive Director for the Library System of Lancaster Coun...
Did you know that with the library’s online music service, Freegal, you can stream music for up to three hours every day and download (and keep) five songs a week? It’s a great service that gives you access to the entire Sony music catalog – that’s over 15 million songs and 40,000 music videos. Each month, over 200,000 songs are added to the collection. ...
Doctor Blake Mysteries, Season 5
The Equalizer 2
Father Brown, Season 6
The Handmaid's Tale, Season 2
Mission Impossible: Fallout
Orville, Season 1
A Simple Favor
Support the Girls
Unbroken: Path to Redemption
Vera, Set 8
We have lots to look forward to this winter at New Oxford Library!
We encourage you to come by to “Preserve Your Memories” from December 3-7. This will be an opportunity for community members to make digital copies of documents, slides, photos, home video, and more! Please also bring along a memory stick/USB thumb drive for storage of the digital files. Though not a requirement, this ...
It’s an extraordinary Tuesday!
#GivingTuesday is a global day of giving that harnesses the collective power of individuals, communities and organizations to encourage philanthropy and to celebrate generosity worldwide. Following Thanksgiving and the widely recognized shopping events Black Friday and Cyber Monday, this year’s #GivingTuesday will take...
As Thanksgiving approaches, the Friends of the Adams County Library System are taking stock for all we have to be thankful for in 2018.
From a fundraising standpoint, the Friends raised $60,000 for the Adams County Library System through various fundraising venues such as the Friends Book Store; Summer Book Sale; the Gettysburg Antique Shows and the April fundraiser on Women’s Suffrag...
Due to the expected inclement weather, the environmental lecture on mosquitoes scheduled for Thursday, November 15th at 7:00pm will be cancelled. We will reschedule this lecture in 2019.
Don't miss the next lecture scheduled for Thursday, December 13th at 7:00pm - Animal Ambassadors & Improving Your Backyard for Wildlife....
Here is a look at some of the DVDs recently added to the adult collection at the library. If you’ve missed a new movie or television program, wish to revisit an old favorite, or are looking for something completely different, stop by and browse through our selection of videos. They are all available to borrow free of charge.
New history p...