Upcoming Events

Event Type

Start Time

Age
Program Type
Library Branch
Room

Preschool Storytime

May 1, 2019
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. ...

Toddler Time

May 1, 2019
10:30am - 11:30am
Gettysburg Library
Library Branch: Gettysburg Library
Room: Children's Room
Age Group: Children
Program Type: Storytime
Description:
These sessions are geared for 2 and 3 year old children and an adult. Join us as we share books, rhymes, music, movement activities, finger plays, crafts and more! Toddler Time is offered on two different days - select the one that suits you bes...

Sensory Story Time

May 1, 2019
11:30am - 12:00pm
Trone Memorial Library
Registration
Library Branch: Trone Memorial Library
Age Group: Children
Program Type: Storytime
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 25
Description:
This interactive program is designed for children ages 5 and younger who have a difficult time in large groups, are on the autism spectrum, have sensory processing challenges, or other special needs. ...

Friends of the Littlestown Library meeting

May 1, 2019
6:30pm - 8:00pm
Littlestown Library
Library Branch: Littlestown Library
Room: Littlestown Community Meeting Room
Age Group: Teens, Adults
Program Type: Other
Description:
Come meet and mingle with the Friends of the Littlestown Library.  Meeting is on the 1st Wednesday of each month, except for Holidays. Open to the public. ...

Book Shelf Mystery Discussion

May 2, 2019
10:00am - 11:00am
New Oxford Area Library
Library Branch: New Oxford Area Library
Room: Library Space
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: Book Club
Description:
An adult mystery discussion group meeting on the first Thursday of the month. Contact the library for a copy of the upcoming selection! ...

Preschool Storytime

May 2, 2019
10:30am - 11:30am
Gettysburg Library
Library Branch: Gettysburg Library
Room: Children's Room
Age Group: Children
Program Type: Storytime
Description:
These sessions are geared for children ages 4, 5 and 6. Parents may join us or browse in the Library. Join us as we shares books, music, action games, crafts, and more! Preschool Story Time is offered on two different days - select one that suits you...

Toddler Time

May 2, 2019
10:30am - 11:30am
Littlestown Library
Library Branch: Littlestown Library
Room: Littlestown Community Meeting Room
Age Group: Children, Adults
Program Type: Storytime
Description:
Join Miss Jess for this energetic story time for toddlers! We'll have fun and encourage early literacy through stories, songs, movement, and more! Each week's story time concludes with time for creative free play with our age-appropriate building toy...

Knit and Crochet for Homeschoolers

May 2, 2019
11:30am - 12:30pm
New Oxford Area Library
Registration
Library Branch: New Oxford Area Library
Room: Library Space
Age Group: Children, Teens
Program Type: Arts & Crafts
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 5
Description:
Learn and practice knit and crochet with long-time crafter Mary Lou and fellow local homeschoolers. (Photo by Imani on Unsplash) ...

Sit & Sew

May 2, 2019
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. ...

Tech Help

May 2, 2019
5:30pm - 6:30pm
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. ...

American Girl

May 2, 2019
6:30pm - 7:30pm
Trone Memorial Library
Registration
Library Branch: Trone Memorial Library
Room: Children’s Wing Room
Age Group: Children
Program Type: Other
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 24
Description:
This activity is for tween and teen girls interested in learning more about the American Girl doll of the month through activities pertaining to the time period, character traits and hobbies of the doll. March 7: Lea April 4: Caroline M...

Elementary Adventures

May 2, 2019
6:30pm - 7:30pm
New Oxford Area Library
Cancelled
Registration
Library Branch: New Oxford Area Library
Age Group: Children
Program Type: Book Club
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 17
Description:
A book discussion and activity group for elementary-aged children based on Mary Pope Osborne's "Magic Tree House" series. Meeting at 6:30 pm on the first Thursday of the month. Copies of the upcoming selection are available for borrowing in the ...

Baby Storytime

May 3, 2019
9:30am - 10:00am
Trone Memorial Library
Registration
Library Branch: Trone Memorial Library
Age Group: Children
Program Type: Storytime
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 25
Description:
This is a fun and active storytime for children ages 0 - 2 with an adult. Miss Sherry will share age-appropriate stories, songs and rhymes. ...

First Friday Silent Films - The Queens Diamond Jubilee (1897)

May 3, 2019
10:00am - 4:00pm
Gettysburg Library
Library Branch: Gettysburg Library
Description:
Friday May 3, 2019 from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m.  Stop in throughout the day to view the short silent film The Queens Diamond Jubilee (1897).  No registration required! This film will be shown throughout the day on the 2nd floor of the l...

Pre-School Story Time

May 3, 2019
10:30am - 11:00am
Trone Memorial Library
Registration
Library Branch: Trone Memorial Library
Age Group: Children
Program Type: Storytime
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 25
Description:
This is an exciting storytime for children ages 3 - 5. Miss Sherry will share age-appropriate songs, stories and activities. ...

Babies & Books

May 3, 2019
10:30am - 11:30am
Littlestown Library
Library Branch: Littlestown Library
Room: Littlestown Community Meeting Room
Age Group: Children, Adults
Program Type: Storytime
Description:
Join Miss Jess for this lively baby story time filled with engaging activities to encourage early literacy! We'll have fun sharing stories, songs, bounces, rhymes, and more! Each week's story time concludes with time for creative free play with our a...

Preschool Storytime

May 3, 2019
10:30am - 11:30am
Gettysburg Library
Library Branch: Gettysburg Library
Room: Children's Room
Age Group: Children
Program Type: Storytime
Description:
These sessions are geared for children ages 4, 5 and 6. Parents may join us or browse in the Library. Join us as we shares books, music, action games, crafts, and more! Preschool Story Time is offered on two different days - select one that suits you...

Homeschool Classes

May 3, 2019
1:00pm - 2:00pm
Trone Memorial Library
Registration
Library Branch: Trone Memorial Library
Room: Children’s Wing Room
Age Group: Children, Teens
Program Type: Other
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 49
Description:
Homeschool Classes: March 1 K - 6: Billy Goats Gruff STEAM  Grades 7+:Balloon Science March 15 K - 6: Block Party Grades 7+: Georgia O'Keefe Art lesson April 5 K - 6: Mr. George will lead us in some fun and exciting scien...

Technology Tutoring

May 3, 2019
1:00pm - 2:30pm
New Oxford Area Library
Registration
Library Branch: New Oxford Area Library
Age Group: Everyone
Program Type: Technology Class
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 3
Description:
Contact the library to arrange a 30-minute appointment. Walk-ins will be accepted as staffing allows. ...

Build It Saturday

All Day
Trone Memorial Library
Library Branch: Trone Memorial Library
Room: Children’s Wing Room
Age Group: Children
Program Type: Other
Description:
During library hours visit the library to build each Saturday we will have different building materials and building challenges.   ...

Historic Preservation Month Seminar

May 4, 2019
9:15am - 4:45pm
Gettysburg Library
Registration
Library Branch: Gettysburg Library
Room: Third Floor Meeting Room
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 54
Description:
Historic Preservation Month Seminar.  Saturday, May 4, 2019 from 9:15 a.m. to 4:45 p.m. @ Gettysburg Public Library.  Lunch Provided.  Seating is limited.  Register online or call 717-334-5716. May is Preservation Month! J...

Block Party

May 4, 2019
11:00am - 12:00pm
New Oxford Area Library
Registration
Library Branch: New Oxford Area Library
Age Group: Children
Program Type: Workshop
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 20
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. ...

May the 4th Be With You!

May 4, 2019
12:00pm - 3:00pm
Littlestown Library
Library Branch: Littlestown Library
Room: Littlestown Community Meeting Room
Age Group: Everyone
Program Type: Arts & Crafts, Other
Description:
"May the 4th Be With You!" Come celebrate all things Star Wars with us on Saturday, May 4, 2019 from noon to 3pm! Play games, make crafts, have yummy themed snacks, and so much more! ** Bring a white or light-colored T-shirt from home to create yo...

Babies & Books

May 6, 2019
9:30am - 10:00am
New Oxford Area Library
Library Branch: New Oxford Area Library
Room: Children's Area
Age Group: Children
Program Type: Storytime
Description:
These sessions entertain from birth to 2 years of age. Ms. Lauren will share favorite books, songs, nursery rhymes, and more. This is a great time for social interaction for both baby and parents. Grandparents, caregivers, and siblings are welcome, t...

Baby Play and Learn Storytime

May 6, 2019
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. ...

Toddler Storytime

May 6, 2019
10:30am - 11:00am
Trone Memorial Library
Registration
Library Branch: Trone Memorial Library
Age Group: Children
Program Type: Storytime
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 25
Description:
This is a fun and interactive storytime for children ages 2 & 3 with an adult. Miss Sherry will share age-appropriate stories, songs and rhymes, incorporating musical instruments. ...

Toddler Time

May 6, 2019
10:30am - 11:00am
New Oxford Area Library
Library Branch: New Oxford Area Library
Room: Children's Area
Age Group: Children
Program Type: Storytime
Description:
These sessions are geared for 2 and 3 year old child and an adult. Books, rhymes, music, movement activities, finger plays, and more! Grandparents, caregivers, and siblings are welcome too!   (Photo by Ben White on Unsplash)...