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This event is in the "Adults" group.

Virtual Reading Happy Hour

May 26, 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.

"Mornings with Ms. Emily" Weekly Video

May 27, 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 "Teens" group.

Teen Midweek Mashup (online)

May 27, 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.
This event is in the "Adults" group.

Virtual Book Discussion

May 27, 2020
6:00pm - 7:30pm
New Oxford Area Library
Registration
Library Branch: New Oxford Area Library
Age Group: Teens, Adults
Program Type: Book Club
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 25
Description:
May 27: The Secret Garden by Frances Hodgson Burnett Please register for this book discussion held via Zoom. Zoom details will be distributed nearer to the time of the discussion. Please contact newoxford@adamslibrary.org for information on h...
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.

Virtual Baby Story Time with Ms. Sherry

May 29, 2020
9:30am - 10:00am
Trone Memorial Library
Library Branch: Trone Memorial Library
Age Group: Children
Program Type: Storytime
Description:
Join us on Facebook for stories, songs and rhymes with Ms. Sherry! ...
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.

Virtual Story Time (Online)

June 1, 2020
10:00am - 10:30am
Gettysburg Library
Library Branch: Gettysburg Library
Age Group: Children, Adults
Program Type: Storytime
Description:
Join us every Monday, Wednesday and Friday at 10 am this summer for stories, songs, rhymes, and more!  Our talented storytellers from across the Adams County Library System will lead these spirited sessions.  Join the fun on the Y...
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 "Children" group.

Toddler Storytime

June 1, 2020
10:30am - 11:30am
Trone Memorial Library
Registration
Library Branch: Trone Memorial Library
Room: Children’s Wing Room
Age Group: Children
Program Type: Storytime
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 30
Description:
This is a fun and active story time for children ages 2 - 3 with an adult. Ms. Randi will share age appropriate stories, songs and rhymes, incorporating musical instruments and the parachute. ...
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: 15
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.

Virtual Baby and Toddler Time (Online)

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 for stories, songs and rhymes! 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 Services at Ada...
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.

Bark and Books

June 2, 2020
6:30pm - 7:30pm
Trone Memorial Library
Library Branch: Trone Memorial Library
Room: Children’s Wing Room
Age Group: Children
Program Type: Other
Description:
  Pre-register for a 15 minute time slot to read to a therapy dog.  This is a great opportunity for children who are learning to read. Therapy dogs are great listeners! ...
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 "Teens" group.
This event is in the "Adults" group.

Orange Label Readers

June 2, 2020
7:00pm - 8:00pm
Trone Memorial Library
Library Branch: Trone Memorial Library
Room: Adult Wing Room A/B
Age Group: Teens, Adults
Program Type: Book Club
Description:
Please contact a staff member to reserve your copy of the upcoming selection! Books marked in our collection with orange labels are written with young adults ages 12-18 in mind. This discussion is for young adults and adults who are young at heart. ...
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.

Virtual Story Time (Online)

June 3, 2020
10:00am - 10:30am
Gettysburg Library
Library Branch: Gettysburg Library
Age Group: Children, Adults
Program Type: Storytime
Description:
Join us every Monday, Wednesday and Friday at 10 am this summer for stories, songs, rhymes, and more!  Our talented storytellers from across the Adams County Library System will lead these spirited sessions.  Join the fun on the Y...
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 Story Time

June 3, 2020
10:30am - 11:00am
Trone Memorial Library
Registration
Library Branch: Trone Memorial Library
Room: Children’s Wing Room
Age Group: Children
Program Type: Storytime
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 25
Description:
This is an exciting storytime for children ages 3 - 5.  Ms. Sherry will share age appropriate stories and reading readiness activities preparing for Kindergarten. ...
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...