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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 and Toddler Time (Online)

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 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 "Adults" group.

Sit & Sew

June 4, 2020
12:00pm - 4:00pm
Trone Memorial Library
Library Branch: Trone Memorial Library
Room: Adult Wing Room A/B
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: Arts & Crafts
Description:
Bring your machine and your current project. Here is your oppportunity to spend a few uninterrupted hours on your hobby! Everyone is welcome to bring a dish or snack to share. ...
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 "Everyone" group.

Tech Help

June 4, 2020
5:30pm - 7:30pm
Trone Memorial Library
Library Branch: Trone Memorial Library
Age Group: Everyone
Program Type: Technology Class
Description:
Sign up with a staff member to get one-on-one help using your smartphone, tablet, or computer. ...
This event is in the "Children" group.

Virtual Baby Story Time with Ms. Sherry

June 5, 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.
This event is in the "Adults" group.

Virtual Story Time (Online)

June 5, 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 "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 "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 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.

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.
This event is in the "Adults" group.

Virtual Story Time (Online)

June 8, 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 8, 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.

Toddler Storytime

June 8, 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 "Teens" group.

Carroll Valley Teen Book Club

June 8, 2020
6:00pm - 7:00pm
Carroll Valley Library
Library Branch: Carroll Valley Library
Room: Meeting Room
Age Group: Teens
Program Type: Book Club
Description:
Discussion Book -  Bring a snack to share! ...
This event is in the "Children" group.

CTE Kindergarten, Here I Come!

June 8, 2020
6:30pm - 7:30pm
New Oxford Area Library
Registration
Library Branch: New Oxford Area Library
Room: Children's Area
Age Group: Children
Program Type: Other
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 18
Description:
This event is for children going into kindergarten at Conewago Township Elementary in the fall of 2020.  There will be a story time and kindergarten readiness activities, and children will have the opportunity to meet teachers from Conewago...
This event is in the "Everyone" group.

Board Meeting

June 8, 2020
7:00pm - 8:30pm
Trone Memorial Library
Library Branch: Trone Memorial Library
Room: Adult Wing Room A/B
Age Group: Everyone
Program Type: Other
Description:
Open to the public. ...
This event is in the "Everyone" group.

Show and Tell Tuesdays

All Day
Trone Memorial Library
Library Branch: Trone Memorial Library
Age Group: Everyone
Description:
Want to share what you've been doing during quarantine?  Send your pics to Ms. Sherry and every Tuesday check Facebook for our show and tell posts!    ...
This event is in the "Children" group.

Virtual Baby and Toddler Time (Online)

June 9, 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 "Everyone" group.

Ryan The BugMan!

June 9, 2020
10:30am - 11:30am
Gettysburg Library
Registration
Library Branch: Gettysburg Library
Age Group: Everyone
Program Type: Performance
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: Unlimited
Description:
Ryan “The BugMan” Bridge presents “The Myth and Magic of Insects.” Learn how insects were revered throughout history and how they help the survival of nearly everything on the planet. Kids will have the opportunity to hold harmless LIVE bugs! This on...
This event is in the "Teens" group.
This event is in the "Adults" group.

Chicks with Sticks

June 9, 2020
12:00pm - 2:00pm
Trone Memorial Library
Registration
Library Branch: Trone Memorial Library
Room: Adult Wing Room A/B
Age Group: Teens, Adults
Program Type: Arts & Crafts
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 25
Description:
This is a knitting and crocheting group. Please bring whatever project you happen to be working on. If you are just beginning and would like to learn, please feel free to join us! We have lots of ladies willing to teach. ...
This event is in the "Teens" group.
This event is in the "Adults" group.

Knitting Group

June 9, 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 "Everyone" group.

Tech Help

June 9, 2020
1:00pm - 3:00pm
Trone Memorial Library
Library Branch: Trone Memorial Library
Age Group: Everyone
Program Type: Technology Class
Description:
Sign up for one on one help using your smartphone, tablet or computer. 1 - 1:30pm 1:30 - 2pm 2 - 2;30pm 2;30 - 3pm ...
This event is in the "Everyone" group.

Ryan The BugMan!

June 9, 2020
2:30pm - 3:00pm
Carroll Valley Library
Registration
Library Branch: Carroll Valley Library
Age Group: Everyone
Program Type: Performance
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: Unlimited
Description:
Ryan “The BugMan” Bridge presents “The Myth and Magic of Insects.” Learn how insects were revered throughout history and how they help the survival of nearly everything on the planet. Kids will have the opportunity to hold harmless LIVE bugs! This on...
This event is in the "Adults" group.

Virtual Reading Happy Hour

June 9, 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...