Teen Read Week is an annual national literacy initiative first created in 1998 by the Young Adult Library Services Association. Its purpose is to encourage teens to become regular library users and readers. The 2018 theme is “It’s Written in the Stars: READ” and will take place October 7-13th.
In celebration of Teen Read Week the library ...
Fall is finally here and we have been busy at the Carroll Valley Library planning lots of fun events for the months of October and November!
On Thursday, October 11th, channel your inner artist by taking a Still Life Drawing class with Dorothea. This class will be held from 6pm to 8pm and all supplies will be provided. Space ...
The Americans, Season 6
Ant-Man and the Wasp
The Catcher was a Spy
Don't Worry, He Won't Get Far on Foot
Killing Eve, Season 1
Leave No Trace
Mamma Mia! Here We Go Again
Shetland, Season 4
Sorry to Bother You
The Spy Who Dumped Me
Three Identical Strange...
Jeff Abbott – The Three Beths
Mitch Albom – The Next Person You Meet in Heaven
M.C. Beaton – The Dead Ringer: An Agatha Raisin Mystery
Diane Chamberlain – The Dream Daughter
Michael Connelly – Dark Sacred Night
Bernard Cornwell – War of the Wolf
Leif Enger – Virgil Wander
Tana French – The Witch Elm
Shelley Shepard Gray – His Promise
Gibbus Moony Wants to Bite You! by Leslie Muir
Good Night, Bat! Good Morning, Squirrel! by Paul Meisel
Mouse's First Night at Moonlight School by Simon Puttock
Bats at the Library by Brian Lies
All of these titles can be found in our catalog.
- Emily Holland, Branch Manager...
The cloudLibrary is your go-to source for eBooks from the library system. Once you have the app downloaded and log in with your library card, you will have access to our growing collection, which currently has over 12,000 titles. New eBooks are added to our collection on Fridays.
Why should you use the cloudLibrary?
1. It’s free and easy to use. Simply dow...
Are you ready to learn more about “A Piece of the World,” this year’s Adams County Reads One Book selection? Throughout the month of October, the Adams County Library System will host a variety of programs and book discussions focusing on Christina and her world.
Christina witnessed a multitude of world changing events during her lifetime...
Happy National Library Card Sign-Up Month! The Adams County Library is spending the month celebrating National Library Card Sign-Up Month by holding coloring parties at some locations, bringing a New York Times Bestselling author to town, and spending time at other community events in the county.
On Saturday, September 22nd, please join us at Ready, Set, Read! – ...
Support the Jean Barnett Trone Memorial Library's special programs by donating through the Adams County Community Foundation's Giving Spree 2018.
Special this year: Online donations through the Community Foundation's website: www.adamscountycf.org begin on Thursday, October 18th and count for the spree.
Checks can also be donated at that time, but must be dated with the date...
New York Times Bestselling Author Christina Baker Kline is Coming to Gettysburg!
The purpose of the ACLS is to connect people to opportunities that enrich their lives. One unique way we are accomplishing this is by bringing a New York Times bestselling author to Adams County each year. I am thrilled to invite you to attend our Second Annual Signature Event. “An Evening with Christina Bak...
The mightiest card in your wallet is your free Adams County Library System (ACLS) card. As students prepare to head back to school, there is one essential school supply that requires no shopping and doesn’t cost a penny – it’s a library card. And library cards aren’t just for students, a library card provides endless opportunities for all. Many valuable resources are available...
Kate Atkinson – Transcription
Pat Barker – The Silence of the Girls
Ann Cleeves – Wild Fire
Reed Farrel Coleman – Robert B Parker’s Colorblind
Clive Cussler – Shadow Tyrants
Jude Deveraux – A Willing Murder
Joanne Fluke – Christmas Cake Murder
Vince Flynn – Red War
Heather Graham – Echoes of Evil
Hank Green – An Absolutely Remarkabl...
At Home in Mitford
Big Bang Theory, Season 11
Billions, Season 3
Chicago P.D., Season 5
DC's Legends of Tomorrow, Season 3
Great British Baking Show, Season 5
Jurassic World, Fallen Kingdom
The Looming Tower
Solo: a Star ...
Two years ago in this very column, we announced how successfully our grand reopening went of the newly expanded and renovated East Berlin Community Library, now doing business as the Jean Barnett Trone Memorial Library of East Berlin. Just like every summer, the Trone Memorial Library children’s and adult staff planned wonderful programs for all ages. Our Summer Quest program calle...