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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.

Digital Story Time

June 29, 2020
10:00am - 10:30am
Gettysburg Library
Library Branch: Gettysburg Library
Age Group: Children, Adults
Program Type: Storytime
Description:
Join Adams County Library System's Youth Services staff as they take story time online! In these Digital Story Times, our staff will share short stories, songs, craft and activity ideas, that you can enjoy from the comfort of your home. ...
This event is in the "Children" group.

Baby Play and Learn Storytime

June 29, 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 29, 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 "Adults" group.

Virtual Planners Unite!

June 29, 2020
6:00pm - 7:30pm
New Oxford Area Library
Registration
Library Branch: New Oxford Area Library
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: Arts & Crafts
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 13
Description:
Happy Planners, Passion Planners, Erin Condren planners, bullet journalers - all are invited! Please ready your planning materials (pens, stickers, washi tape, etc.) and join us to plan for the next week/month with kindred spirits.  Due ...
This event is in the "Children" group.

Fairfield Kindergarten, Here I Come!

June 29, 2020
6:30pm - 7:30pm
Carroll Valley Library
Library Branch: Carroll Valley Library
Age Group: Children
Program Type: Storytime
Description:
This event is for children going into kindergarten at Fairfield Elementary in the fall of 2020.  There will be a storytime for children, kindergarten readiness activities, and children will have the opportunity to meet teachers from the ...
This event is in the "Children" group.

Online Baby and Toddler Time

June 30, 2020
10:00am - 10:30am
Littlestown Library
Library Branch: Littlestown Library
Age Group: Children
Program Type: Storytime
Description:
Join us on Tuesdays and Thursdays at 10am for stories, songs, rhymes and more! 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 Servic...
This event is in the "Teens" group.
This event is in the "Adults" group.

Knitting Group

June 30, 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 "Adults" group.

Virtual Reading Happy Hour

June 30, 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...
This event is in the "Children" group.

Preschool Storytime

June 30, 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

July 1, 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.

Digital Story Time

July 1, 2020
10:00am - 10:30am
Gettysburg Library
Library Branch: Gettysburg Library
Age Group: Children, Adults
Program Type: Storytime
Description:
Join Adams County Library System's Youth Services staff as they take story time online! In these Digital Story Times, our staff will share short stories, songs, craft and activity ideas, that you can enjoy from the comfort of your home. ...
This event is in the "Children" group.

Baby Storytime

July 1, 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

July 1, 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

July 1, 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.

Online Baby and Toddler Time

July 2, 2020
10:00am - 10:30am
Littlestown Library
Library Branch: Littlestown Library
Age Group: Children
Program Type: Storytime
Description:
Join us on Tuesdays and Thursdays at 10am for stories, songs, rhymes and more! 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 Servic...
This event is in the "Everyone" group.

Ryan The BugMan!

July 2, 2020
10:30am - 11:30am
Littlestown Library
Registration
Library Branch: Littlestown 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.

Sit & Sew

July 2, 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 "Everyone" group.

Ryan The BugMan!

July 2, 2020
3:00pm - 4:00pm
New Oxford Area Library
Registration
Library Branch: New Oxford Area 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.

Middle Grade Marvels!

July 2, 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

July 2, 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 "Everyone" group.

Ryan The BugMan!

July 2, 2020
6:30pm - 7:30pm
Harbaugh-Thomas Library
Registration
Library Branch: Harbaugh-Thomas 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.

Virtual Baby Story Time with Ms. Sherry

July 3, 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.

Digital Story Time

July 3, 2020
10:00am - 10:30am
Gettysburg Library
Library Branch: Gettysburg Library
Age Group: Children, Adults
Program Type: Storytime
Description:
Join Adams County Library System's Youth Services staff as they take story time online! In these Digital Story Times, our staff will share short stories, songs, craft and activity ideas, that you can enjoy from the comfort of your home. ...
This event is in the "Teens" group.

Teen Takeover

July 3, 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. ...