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This event is in the "Teens" group.

Virtual Story Quest

All Day
Littlestown Library
Library Branch: Littlestown Library
Room: Littlestown Community Meeting Room
Age Group: Teens
Program Type: Other
Description:
Join Story Quest to imagine your own story! You decide how the plot progresses! Every Sunday a short chapter will be posted on the Littlestown Library Facebook page: https://www.facebook.com/littlestownlibrary At the end of each chapter, you will ...
This event is in the "Children" group.

DIY (do-it-yourself) Story Time

All Day
Gettysburg Library
Library Branch: Gettysburg Library
Age Group: Children
Program Type: Storytime
Description:
Parents and caregivers are a child’s first and best teachers.  Theresa Buchheit from the Gettysburg Library puts together some ideas and activities to try each week with your child. A new theme each week. This DIY Story Time is geared for bab...
This event is in the "Children" group.

Online Crafts | Ages 3-5

All Day
Gettysburg Library
Library Branch: Gettysburg Library
Age Group: Children
Program Type: Arts & Crafts
Description:
A new craft will be posted online each Monday, using things found around the house. This craft series will include instructions and video tutorials of crafts from Adams County Libraries’ Youth Services’ staff.  These crafts are...
This event is in the "Children" group.

Online Crafts | Ages 6 - 10

All Day
Gettysburg Library
Library Branch: Gettysburg Library
Age Group: Children
Program Type: Arts & Crafts
Description:
A new craft will be posted online each Monday, using things found around the house. This craft series will include instructions and video tutorials of crafts from Adams County Libraries’ Youth Services’ staff.  These crafts are...
This event is in the "Children" group.
This event is in the "Adults" group.

Digital Story Time

June 1, 2020
10:00am - 10:30am
Gettysburg Library
Library Branch: Gettysburg Library
Age Group: Children, Adults
Program Type: Storytime
Description:
Join Adams County Library System's Youth Services staff as they take story time online! In these Digital Story Times, our staff will share short stories, songs, craft and activity ideas, that you can enjoy from the comfort of your home. ...
This event is in the "Children" group.

Baby Play and Learn Storytime

June 1, 2020
10:00am - 11:00am
Harbaugh-Thomas Library
Library Branch: Harbaugh-Thomas Library
Room: Story Time Area
Age Group: Children
Program Type: Storytime
Description:
The library is closed, but we're open for storytime! Songs, stories and activities for little ones through age 2 and their grown-ups. ...
This event is in the "Children" group.
This event is in the "Teens" group.

Virtual STEAM Mobile on Zoom!

June 1, 2020
10:00am - 11:00am
Gettysburg Library
Library Branch: Gettysburg Library
Age Group: Children, Teens
Program Type: Workshop
Description:
Join Girl Scouts in the Heart of PA's Virtual STEAM Mobile program! Learn about the world of robotics through a series of unplugged activities. You will need paper, pencil, coloring implements, and materials (cups, aluminum foil, paper, pipe cleaners...
This event is in the "Adults" group.

Virtual Planners Unite!

June 1, 2020
6:00pm - 7:30pm
New Oxford Area Library
Registration
Library Branch: New Oxford Area Library
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: Arts & Crafts
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 10
Description:
Happy Planners, Passion Planners, Erin Condren planners, bullet journalers - all are invited! Please ready your planning materials (pens, stickers, washi tape, etc.) and join us to plan for the next week/month with kindred spirits.  Due ...
This event is in the "Children" group.

KPets

June 1, 2020
6:30pm - 7:30pm
Carroll Valley Library
Library Branch: Carroll Valley Library
Age Group: Children
Program Type: Other
Description:
Practice reading with Danny the therapy dog! ...
This event is in the "Children" group.

Digital Baby and Toddler Time

June 2, 2020
10:00am - 10:30am
Littlestown Library
Library Branch: Littlestown Library
Age Group: Children
Program Type: Storytime
Description:
Join us on Tuesdays and Thursdays at 10am for stories, songs, rhymes and more! Miss Jess from the Littlestown Library will lead us on Tuesdays and Miss Emily from the Gettysburg Library will lead us on Thursdays. Join the fun on the Youth Servic...
This event is in the "Teens" group.
This event is in the "Adults" group.

Knitting Group

June 2, 2020
1:00pm - 3:00pm
Harbaugh-Thomas Library
Library Branch: Harbaugh-Thomas Library
Room: Quiet Reading Room
Age Group: Teens, Adults
Program Type: Arts & Crafts
Description:
Bring a project or learn to knit. Adults and teens can drop in anytime from 1-3 p.m. ...
This event is in the "Adults" group.

Virtual Reading Happy Hour

June 2, 2020
4:00pm - 5:00pm
Gettysburg Library
Registration
Library Branch: Gettysburg Library
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: Book Club
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: Unlimited
Description:
  Enjoy an hour's silent reading time with others in the Adams County community by joining this weekly Reading Happy Hour, Tuesdays from 4pm-5pm.   Register for this event. Access to the meeting will be sent to your email a day pri...
This event is in the "Children" group.

Preschool Storytime

June 2, 2020
6:30pm - 7:30pm
Harbaugh-Thomas Library
Library Branch: Harbaugh-Thomas Library
Room: Story Time Area
Age Group: Children
Program Type: Arts & Crafts, Storytime
Description:
Join us for stories, songs, activities and a craft. ...
This event is in the "Children" group.

"Mornings with Ms. Emily" Weekly Video

June 3, 2020
9:00am - 9:30am
New Oxford Area Library
Library Branch: New Oxford Area Library
Age Group: Children
Program Type: Performance
Description:
Ms. Emily (Branch Manager, New Oxford Library) does a weekly check-in with the littlest patrons of ACLS! This can be found on the New Oxford Library Facebook.  ...
This event is in the "Children" group.
This event is in the "Adults" group.

Digital Story Time

June 3, 2020
10:00am - 10:30am
Gettysburg Library
Library Branch: Gettysburg Library
Age Group: Children, Adults
Program Type: Storytime
Description:
Join Adams County Library System's Youth Services staff as they take story time online! In these Digital Story Times, our staff will share short stories, songs, craft and activity ideas, that you can enjoy from the comfort of your home. ...
This event is in the "Children" group.

Baby Storytime

June 3, 2020
10:00am - 11:00am
Carroll Valley Library
Library Branch: Carroll Valley Library
Room: Conference Room
Age Group: Children
Program Type: Storytime
Description:
Storytime for babies 0-2 years old ...
This event is in the "Children" group.

Preschool Storytime

June 3, 2020
10:30am - 11:30am
Harbaugh-Thomas Library
Library Branch: Harbaugh-Thomas Library
Room: Story Time Area
Age Group: Children
Program Type: Arts & Crafts, Storytime
Description:
Join us for stories, songs, activities and a craft. ...
This event is in the "Teens" group.

Teen Midweek Mashup (online)

June 3, 2020
3:00pm - 3:30pm
Littlestown Library
Library Branch: Littlestown Library
Room: Littlestown Community Meeting Room
Age Group: Teens
Program Type: Other
Description:
Every Wednesday at 3pm on the Littlestown Library Facebook page Miss Kat will review and recommend an anime, manga, graphic novel, comic book, or Young Adult (YA) literature. For ages 12+ https://www.facebook.com/littlestownlibrar...
This event is in the "Teens" group.

Virtual Teen Scene

All Day
Trone Memorial Library
Library Branch: Trone Memorial Library
Age Group: Teens
Program Type: Other
Description:
Check out our Facebook page every Thursday for posts geared to our teens and tweens! ...
This event is in the "Children" group.

Digital Baby and Toddler Time

June 4, 2020
10:00am - 10:30am
Littlestown Library
Library Branch: Littlestown Library
Age Group: Children
Program Type: Storytime
Description:
Join us on Tuesdays and Thursdays at 10am for stories, songs, rhymes and more! Miss Jess from the Littlestown Library will lead us on Tuesdays and Miss Emily from the Gettysburg Library will lead us on Thursdays. Join the fun on the Youth Servic...
This event is in the "Children" group.

Middle Grade Marvels!

June 4, 2020
5:00pm - 6:15pm
New Oxford Area Library
Registration
Library Branch: New Oxford Area Library
Age Group: Children
Program Type: Book Club, Other
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 18
Description:
Activities (first meeting of the month) and book discussion (second meeting of the month) for ages 8-12 at 5 pm. Registration preferred but not required. ...
This event is in the "Children" group.

Virtual Baby Story Time with Ms. Sherry

June 5, 2020
9:30am - 10:30am
Trone Memorial Library
Registration
Library Branch: Trone Memorial Library
Age Group: Children
Program Type: Storytime
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: Unlimited
Description:
Miss Sherry shares songs, stories and movement activities with babies and caregivers every Friday morning on Facebook. ...
This event is in the "Children" group.
This event is in the "Adults" group.

Digital Story Time

June 5, 2020
10:00am - 10:30am
Gettysburg Library
Library Branch: Gettysburg Library
Age Group: Children, Adults
Program Type: Storytime
Description:
Join Adams County Library System's Youth Services staff as they take story time online! In these Digital Story Times, our staff will share short stories, songs, craft and activity ideas, that you can enjoy from the comfort of your home. ...
This event is in the "Teens" group.

Teen Takeover

June 5, 2020
3:00pm - 4:30pm
New Oxford Area Library
Registration
Library Branch: New Oxford Area Library
Room: Library Space
Age Group: Teens
Program Type: Book Club, Other
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 20
Description:
Activities (first Friday) and book discussion (third Friday) for teens 12-18 at 3 pm. Registration preferred. ...
This event is in the "Adults" group.
This event is in the "Everyone" group.

An Evening with Jamie Ford: The Virtual Sequel

June 5, 2020
6:30pm - 7:30pm
Gettysburg Library
Library Branch: Gettysburg Library
Age Group: Adults, Everyone
Program Type: Other, Performance
Description:
Jamie Ford, New York Times Bestselling Author of Hotel on the Corner of Bitter and Sweet, Songs of Willow Frost, and Love and Other Consolation Prizes, will join us via Zoom for a conversation about his latest book and other updates since his visit t...
This event is in the "Children" group.

Block Party

June 6, 2020
11:00am - 12:00pm
New Oxford Area Library
Library Branch: New Oxford Area Library
Room: Children's Area
Age Group: Children
Program Type: Workshop
Description:
We have building blocks of all shapes and sizes! We invite kids from the community to construct building block architectural masterpieces. Join us every first Saturday. ...
This event is in the "Teens" group.

Virtual Story Quest

All Day
Littlestown Library
Library Branch: Littlestown Library
Room: Littlestown Community Meeting Room
Age Group: Teens
Program Type: Other
Description:
Join Story Quest to imagine your own story! You decide how the plot progresses! Every Sunday a short chapter will be posted on the Littlestown Library Facebook page (https://www.facebook.com/littlestownlibrary). At the end of each chapter, you will b...