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This event is in the "Everyone" group.

Ryan The BugMan!

June 9, 2020
6:00pm - 7:00pm
Trone Memorial Library
Registration
Library Branch: Trone Memorial 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 "Children" group.

Preschool Storytime

June 9, 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 10, 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 10, 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 10, 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 10, 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 10, 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.

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 11, 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.

Reader's Forum Book Discussion

June 11, 2020
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 book discussion group meeting on the second Thursday of the month. Copies of the upcoming selection available at New Oxford Library. ...
This event is in the "Teens" group.
This event is in the "Adults" group.

Dungeons and Dragons

June 11, 2020
5:00pm - 6:00pm
Trone Memorial Library
Registration
Library Branch: Trone Memorial Library
Room: Children’s Wing Room
Age Group: Teens, Adults
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 8
Description:
Dungeons and Dragons is the world's oldest and most popular role-playing game. Join us for the adventure "The Sunless Citadel".  Players (as well as beginners) ages 14 and up are welcome!  Limited to 8 players ...
This event is in the "Teens" group.

Teen Advisory Board Meeting

June 11, 2020
6:00pm - 6:30pm
Trone Memorial Library
Library Branch: Trone Memorial Library
Room: Adult Wing Room A/B
Age Group: Teens
Program Type: Other
This event is in the "Children" group.

NOE Kindergarten, Here I Come!

June 11, 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: 17
Description:
This event is for children going into kindergarten at New Oxford 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 New Oxford Elementar...
This event is in the "Children" group.

Virtual Baby Story Time with Ms. Sherry

June 12, 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 12, 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.

Virtual Teen Book Club

June 12, 2020
3:00pm - 4:00pm
Harbaugh-Thomas Library
Registration
Library Branch: Harbaugh-Thomas Library
Age Group: Teens
Program Type: Book Club
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 12
Description:
Our Teen Book Club is continuing online! For June we'll be reading the classic novel, Little Women by Louisa May Alcott, and discussing via Zoom.  A free copy of Little Women can be found by way of Project Gutenberg. We...
This event is in the "Adults" group.

Tiny Art for Adults (online)

June 13, 2020
1:00pm - 3:00pm
Littlestown Library
Registration
Library Branch: Littlestown Library
Room: Littlestown Community Meeting Room
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: Arts & Crafts
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 24
Description:
Enjoy a paint night from the comfort of your own home! Registration for the event opens on Sunday, June 7th. The Littlestown Library will provide art kits including a 4x4" canvas, paint brush, and mini paint pots with the needed colors. Painting desi...
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 15, 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 15, 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 15, 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 "Everyone" group.

Tech Help

June 15, 2020
12:00pm - 2:00pm
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 "Adults" group.

Virtual Mystery Book Discussion

June 15, 2020
2:00pm - 3:00pm
Gettysburg Library
Registration
Library Branch: Gettysburg Library
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: Book Club
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: Unlimited
Description:
Did you know that A.A. Milne, best known for Winnie the Pooh, also wrote an adult mystery? Let’s discuss! Join virtually as we discuss his book The Red House Mystery. Register and receive a link to the Zoom meeting the Friday before the meeting date....
This event is in the "Children" group.

Barks & Books with KPETS

June 15, 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: 4
Description:
Practice reading aloud to therapy animals with no judgement, criticism, or correction! A great practice tool for budding or hesitant readers. Those who simply need a hug from a four-legged friend are also welcome to drop by! Please contact New O...
This event is in the "Adults" group.

Carroll Valley Library Adult Book Club

June 15, 2020
7:00pm - 8:00pm
Carroll Valley Library
Library Branch: Carroll Valley Library
Room: Conference Room
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: Book Club
Description:
Discussion book -  Join us for good company and conversation! ...