Upcoming Events

Event Type

Start Time

Age
Program Type
Library Branch
Room

PLAY K

July 3, 2019
4:00pm - 5:00pm
Harbaugh-Thomas Library
Registration
Library Branch: Harbaugh-Thomas Library
Room: Quiet Reading Room
Age Group: Children
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 7
Description:
Play K is a free program that uses talking, singing, reading, writing and playing to help children ages 4 & 5 develop social and literacy skills for Kindergarten. Please try to come to as many of the 6 sessions as possible. Registration requir...

Preschool Storytime

July 4, 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...

Baby Storytime

July 5, 2019
9:30am - 10:00am
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 a fun and active storytime for children ages 0 - 2 with an adult. Miss Sherry will share age-appropriate stories, songs and rhymes. ...

Book Shelf Mystery Discussion

July 5, 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! Note: Due to our Independence Day closure, our July meeting will be held on Friday, July 5 instead of the usual...

First Friday Silent Films - A Trip to the Moon (1901)

July 5, 2019
10:00am - 4:00pm
Gettysburg Library
Library Branch: Gettysburg Library
Description:
Friday July 5, 2019 from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m.  Stop in throughout the day to view the silent film A Trip to the Moon (1901).  No registration required! This film will be shown throughout the day on the 2nd floor of the library. First F...

Pre-School Story Time

July 5, 2019
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. Miss Sherry will share age-appropriate songs, stories and activities. ...

Babies & Books

July 5, 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

July 5, 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...

Technology Tutoring

July 5, 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. ...

Carroll Valley Teen Book Club

July 5, 2019
2:00pm - 4:00pm
Carroll Valley Library
Library Branch: Carroll Valley Library
Room: Meeting Room
Age Group: Teens
Program Type: Book Club
Description:
Discussion Book - It's kind of a funny story by Ned Vizzini Discuss the book and watch the movie! Bring a snack to share! ...

Teen Takeover

July 5, 2019
3:00pm - 4:30pm
New Oxford Area Library
Registration
Library Branch: New Oxford Area Library
Age Group: Teens
Program Type: Other
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 16
Description:
Weekly activity group for teens 12-18. Join us for trivia, bingo, robotics, games, and more! Every Friday at 3:00pm starting June 21. Registration preferred. ...

Teen Sci-Fi Friday (SQ)

July 5, 2019
3:00pm - 5:00pm
Littlestown Library
Library Branch: Littlestown Library
Room: Littlestown Community Meeting Room
Age Group: Teens
Program Type: Arts & Crafts, Movie
Description:
*Summer Quest Event!* Join us every Friday at 3:00pm to view a classic science fiction film and participate in a sci-fi-themed activity! For ages 12+ (Note: There will be no program on Friday, July 12th.) FILMS: June 21st - The War of the Wo...

Block Party

July 6, 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. ...

Baby Play and Learn Storytime

July 8, 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. ...

Sensory Storytime

July 8, 2019
10:30am - 11:30am
Gettysburg Library
Registration
Library Branch: Gettysburg Library
Room: Children's Room
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 0
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.  For more information, please contact us at 7...

Make-It Monday

July 8, 2019
12:00pm - 7:00pm
Gettysburg Library
Library Branch: Gettysburg Library
Room: Children's Room
Age Group: Everyone
Program Type: Arts & Crafts
Description:
Stop by anytime between Noon and 7pm to make a cool craft and take it home with you.  A different project each week.  For all ages. ...

Knit and Crochet

July 8, 2019
12:30pm - 2:00pm
New Oxford Area Library
Library Branch: New Oxford Area Library
Room: Library Space
Age Group: Everyone
Program Type: Arts & Crafts
Description:
Join us for an afternoon of uninterrupted knit and crochet! Interested in learning these arts? Our experienced knitters and crocheters are happy to help! (Photo by Imani on Unsplash) ...

Lego Masters

July 8, 2019
1:00pm - 2:00pm
Trone Memorial Library
Registration
Library Branch: Trone Memorial Library
Room: Children’s Wing Room
Age Group: Children
Program Type: Technology Class
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 29
Description:
For Lego Lovers - Join us for a different challenge each week.!   ...

Monday Make and Take with the Mayor

July 8, 2019
3:00pm - 4:00pm
Harbaugh-Thomas Library
Registration
Library Branch: Harbaugh-Thomas Library
Room: Harbaugh-Thomas Community Room
Age Group: Children
Program Type: Arts & Crafts
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 8
Description:
Create a piece of artwork with art teacher and Biglerville Mayor Christine Ecker. For children ages 7-9. ...

Family Fun & Game Night

July 8, 2019
6:30pm - 7:30pm
New Oxford Area Library
Registration
Library Branch: New Oxford Area Library
Age Group: Everyone
Program Type: Other
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 20
Description:
ACLS has a terrific collection of board games, card games, and puzzles for all ages. Join us to play with your family and others. The library may be loud during this program, but it will be a great time! ...

Essential Oils

July 8, 2019
6:45pm - 8:00pm
Carroll Valley Library
Library Branch: Carroll Valley Library
Room: Conference Room
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: Health & Wellness
Description:
Essential oils have been around for centuries. Now is a great time to learn about the power of essential oils and become Empowered to take care of yourself and your family naturally. Come to a FREE educational class to find out what they can do...

Board Meeting

July 8, 2019
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. ...

Universe of Crafts: 2nd Launch (SQ)

All Day7/9 - 7/13
Littlestown Library
Library Branch: Littlestown Library
Age Group: Everyone
Program Type: Arts & Crafts
Description:
*Summer Quest Event!* Supplies will be laid out all week for a space-themed craft for you to make at the library or take home! ...

Babies & Books, Toddlers & Tales!

July 9, 2019
9:30am - 10:30am
New Oxford Area Library
Registration
Library Branch: New Oxford Area Library
Room: Children's Area
Age Group: Children
Program Type: Storytime
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 16
Description:
These storytime sessions are geared from birth to age three. Books, rhymes, music, movement activities, finger plays, and more! Grandparents, caregivers, and siblings are welcome, too! (Photo by Ben White on Unsplash) ...

Preschool/Toddler Storytime

July 9, 2019
10:00am - 11:00am
Carroll Valley Library
Library Branch: Carroll Valley Library
Room: Meeting Room
Age Group: Children
Program Type: Storytime
Description:
Join us for songs, stories, and a craft with Miss Crystal! For children ages 2-5. ...

Preschool Party

July 9, 2019
10:30am - 11:00am
New Oxford Area Library
Registration
Library Branch: New Oxford Area Library
Room: Children's Area
Age Group: Children
Program Type: Storytime
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 14
Description:
A storytime for the 3-5 year olds of the community! Join us for stories, songs, and activities! (Photo by Ashton Bingham on Unsplash) ...