Upcoming Events

Event Type

Start Time

Age
Program Type
Library Branch
Room

Teen Sci-Fi Friday (SQ)

June 28, 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...

Craft Week

All Day7/1 - 7/6
Trone Memorial Library
Library Branch: Trone Memorial Library
Room: Lower Level
Age Group: Children
Program Type: Arts & Crafts
Description:
Visit the library this week to complete an out-of-this-world craft project to take home! ...

Baby Play and Learn Storytime

July 1, 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 1, 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 1, 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. ...

Lego Masters

July 1, 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.!   ...

Orange Label Readers

July 1, 2019
3:00pm - 4:00pm
Trone Memorial Library
Registration
Library Branch: Trone Memorial Library
Room: Adult Wing Room A/B
Age Group: Teens, Adults
Program Type: Book Club
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 25
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. ...

KPets

July 1, 2019
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! ...

Babies & Books, Toddlers & Tales!

July 2, 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: 17
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 2, 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 2, 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) ...

Summertime Stories

July 2, 2019
10:30am - 11:30am
Littlestown Library
Library Branch: Littlestown Library
Description:
Every Tuesday at 10:30am in July. Come visit Miss Jess for a special outdoor Story Time at the Littlestown Community Park in Pavilion #2 by the pond. (Address: 151 E Lakeview Dr, Littlestown, PA 17340) All ages welcome; no registration required. ...

Toddler Time

July 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 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...

Knitting Group

July 2, 2019
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. ...

Quilting Class: English Paper Piecing

July 2, 2019
2:00pm - 4:00pm
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: 28
Description:
  English Paper Piecing is an old skill that is back again.  This time it is called EPP and it is like potato chips - you can’t do just one.  We will meet 3 weeks and learn the traditional method with the classic Grandmother’s F...

Middle Grade Marvels!

July 2, 2019
3:00pm - 4:00pm
New Oxford Area Library
Registration
Library Branch: New Oxford Area Library
Age Group: Children
Program Type: Other
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 17
Description:
Weekly activity group for ages 8-12. Join us for trivia, bingo, robotics, and more! Every Tuesday @ 3:00pm starting June 18th. Registration preferred. ...

STEM: Marble Run

July 2, 2019
3:00pm - 4:00pm
Harbaugh-Thomas Library
Registration
Library Branch: Harbaugh-Thomas Library
Room: Harbaugh-Thomas Community Room
Age Group: Children
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 15
Description:
Create a marble run using recyclable materials. All supplies provided. Use your creativity and imagination to make a one of a kind marble run, and then try every one else's creations! Open to children ages 4-12. ...

Preschool Storytime

July 2, 2019
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. ...

Read to a Therapy Dog

July 2, 2019
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! ...

Family Storytime

July 2, 2019
7:00pm - 7:30pm
Gettysburg Library
Library Branch: Gettysburg Library
Room: Children's Room
Age Group: Everyone
Program Type: Storytime
Description:
All ages are invited to this family storytime.  Come and enjoy stories, songs, movement, and much more! ...

Babies and Books

July 3, 2019
9:30am - 10:30am
Gettysburg Library
Library Branch: Gettysburg Library
Room: Children's Room
Description:
These sessions are geared for parent and child from birth to 2 years of age. Introduce your baby to literature and the library as we share favorite books, songs, nursery rhymes and more. This is a great time for social interaction for both baby ...

Baby Storytime

July 3, 2019
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 ...

Preschool Story Time

July 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 energetic story time for preschoolers! 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...

Preschool Storytime

July 3, 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

July 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 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...

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: 8
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...