Upcoming Events

Event Type

Start Time

Age
Program Type
Library Branch
Room

Bedtime Storytime

July 25, 2019
6:30pm - 7:30pm
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:
Wear your jammies to the library on this evening for some stories and stay for cookies and milk! ...

Carroll Valley Cookbook Club

July 25, 2019
6:30pm - 7:30pm
Carroll Valley Library
Library Branch: Carroll Valley Library
Room: Conference Room
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: Other
Description:
Choose your favorite ________ recipe. Bring your creation to the library to share! ...

Baby Storytime

July 26, 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. ...

Civil War Signal Corps

July 26, 2019
10:00am - 11:00am
Gettysburg Library
Registration
Library Branch: Gettysburg Library
Age Group: Children, Teens, Adults
Program Type: Other
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 44
Description:
During the Civil War, armies on the battlefield had to communicate over long distances. Lacking the convenience of modern technology, they employed flags and lanterns. Learn the techniques the men of the Signal Corps used and how to send your ow...

Pre-School Story Time

July 26, 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. ...

5-4-3-2-1 Blast Off!

July 26, 2019
10:30am - 11:30am
Gettysburg Library
Library Branch: Gettysburg Library
Room: Children's Room
Age Group: Children
Program Type: Storytime
Description:
Take a trip to the Moon with Ms. Bridgid. We will read books about astronauts, the Moon, and rockets. Each child will make a rocket to launch and take home. For ages 2-5.   ...

Babies & Books

July 26, 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...

All Ages Book Discussion

July 26, 2019
1:00pm - 2:00pm
Trone Memorial Library
Registration
Library Branch: Trone Memorial Library
Room: Adult Wing Room A/B
Age Group: Children, Teens
Program Type: Book Club
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 25
Description:
June 28  Number the Stars by Lois Lowry July 26  Wonder by R.J. Palacio August 30  Your choice to present your favorite author, title, or subject. ...

Technology Tutoring

July 26, 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. ...

Teen Takeover

July 26, 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 26, 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...

Star Gazing with the STEMobile

July 27, 2019
10:30am - 11:30am
New Oxford Area Library
Registration
Library Branch: New Oxford Area Library
Age Group: Children
Program Type: Workshop
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 29
Description:
Using virtual reality, we will explore places in our galaxy with the Girl Scout's traveling STEMobile. ...

STEAM Saturday

July 27, 2019
1:00pm - 3:30pm
Littlestown Library
Library Branch: Littlestown Library
Room: Littlestown Community Meeting Room
Age Group: Children
Program Type: Arts & Crafts, Technology Class, Workshop
Description:
On the 4th Saturday of the month, come explore STEAM (Science, Technology, Engineering, Art, and Math) in this fun-filled afternoon! Registration encouraged, but not required. Session 1 1:00-2:00pm Ages 4-8 Session 2 2:30-3:30pm Ages 9-12 ...

Baby Play and Learn Storytime

July 29, 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 29, 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 29, 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 29, 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: 28
Description:
For Lego Lovers - Join us for a different challenge each week.!   ...

Universe of Crafts: 3rd Launch (SQ)

All Day7/30 - 8/3
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 30, 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 30, 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 30, 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 30, 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 30, 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 30, 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. ...

Middle Grade Marvels!

July 30, 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: 11
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. ...

Mysterious and Dangerous Creatures of the Sea

July 30, 2019
5:00pm - 6:00pm
Carroll Valley Library
Library Branch: Carroll Valley Library
Room: Inside Pavilion
Age Group: Children
Program Type: Performance
Description:
The National Aquarium presents Mysterious and Dangerous Creatures of the Sea Ages 5-12 Registration required (717) 642-6009 ...