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This event is in the "Children" group.
This event is in the "Teens" group.

Weekly Take and Makes

All Day 7/6 - 8/8
Harbaugh-Thomas Library
Library Branch: Harbaugh-Thomas Library
Age Group: Children, Teens
Program Type: Arts & Crafts
Description:
Crafts that you can Take and Make!  Age appropriate craft kits will be available to pick up throughout the week for some ready to go hands-on fun at home.  There will be a new kit available beginning each Monday.  Crafts for...
This event is in the "Children" group.

Imagination Bags: Take-and-Make Science

8/4 @ 3:00pm - 8/7 @ 5:00pm
Littlestown Library
Library Branch: Littlestown Library
Age Group: Children
Program Type: Arts & Crafts
Description:
A monthly take-home STEAM surprise for kids! Stop by the Littlestown Library between 3pm-7pm on Tuesday or from 1pm-5pm Wed through Fri to pick up a kit from our outdoor Imagination Box. If these hours don't work but you wish to participate, please c...
This event is in the "Children" group.

Digital Baby and Toddler Time

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 "Children" group.
This event is in the "Teens" group.

Chapter-a-Day

2:00pm - 4:00pm
Gettysburg Library
Library Branch: Gettysburg Library
Age Group: Children, Teens
Program Type: Other
Description:
Join us for our virtual chapter-a-day read aloud of Alcatraz Versus the Evil Librarians by Brandon Sanderson, published by Tor, an imprint of MacMillan. Every day at 2pm, starting Monday, July 20, we will share a chapter with you. Videos will be p...
This event is in the "Children" group.

Knights in Training: Live Virtual Program

3:00pm - 4:30pm
New Oxford Area Library
Registration
Library Branch: New Oxford Area Library
Age Group: Children
Program Type: Workshop
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: Unlimited
Description:
Originally scheduled for July 30 at 3pm. Learn all about knights, the code of honor to which they were held, jousting, and at-home crafts to make your own helmets and shields! Become "knighted" with fellow participants.  This program will ...
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. In order to enhance our story time offerings and encourage at-home story time experiences,Theresa Buchheit from the Gettysburg Library puts together some ideas and activities to accompany ...
This event is in the "Children" group.
This event is in the "Adults" group.

Digital Story Time

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.

Explore Music and Rhythm

10:15am - 11:00am
Harbaugh-Thomas Library
Registration
Library Branch: Harbaugh-Thomas Library
Room: Harbaugh-Thomas Community Room
Age Group: Children
Program Type: Other
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 40
Description:
Cindie Kane leads a hands-on interactive music and rhythm experience for children birth to 6 and their grown-ups. Please register each child and adult separately. ...
This event is in the "Children" group.
This event is in the "Teens" group.

Chapter-a-Day

2:00pm - 4:00pm
Gettysburg Library
Library Branch: Gettysburg Library
Age Group: Children, Teens
Program Type: Other
Description:
Join us for our virtual chapter-a-day read aloud of Alcatraz Versus the Evil Librarians by Brandon Sanderson, published by Tor, an imprint of MacMillan. Every day at 2pm, starting Monday, July 20, we will share a chapter with you. Videos will be p...
This event is in the "Teens" group.

Teen Discussion (on Discord)

3:00pm - 3:30pm
New Oxford Area Library
Library Branch: New Oxford Area Library
Age Group: Teens
Program Type: Book Club
Description:
Read a different fairytale each week! It won't be your typical Cinderella story... Sign up for our summer teen program here. ...
This event is in the "Children" group.

Story Time on a Sheep Farm

11:00am - 11:30am
New Oxford Area Library
Library Branch: New Oxford Area Library
Age Group: Children
Program Type: Storytime
Description:
Storytime is an extra silly time when Ms. Emily reads to her sheep. Available here. ...
This event is in the "Children" group.
This event is in the "Teens" group.

Chapter-a-Day

2:00pm - 4:00pm
Gettysburg Library
Library Branch: Gettysburg Library
Age Group: Children, Teens
Program Type: Other
Description:
Join us for our virtual chapter-a-day read aloud of Alcatraz Versus the Evil Librarians by Brandon Sanderson, published by Tor, an imprint of MacMillan. Every day at 2pm, starting Monday, July 20, we will share a chapter with you. Videos will be p...
This event is in the "Teens" group.

Virtual Story Quest

All Day
Littlestown Library
Library Branch: Littlestown Library
Room: Littlestown Community Meeting Room
Age Group: Teens
Program Type: Other
Description:
Join Story Quest to imagine your own story! You decide how the plot progresses! Every Sunday a short chapter will be posted on the Littlestown Library Facebook event pages. At the end of each chapter, you will be given a choice in a poll an...
This event is in the "Children" group.
This event is in the "Teens" group.

Chapter-a-Day

2:00pm - 4:00pm
Gettysburg Library
Library Branch: Gettysburg Library
Age Group: Children, Teens
Program Type: Other
Description:
Join us for our virtual chapter-a-day read aloud of Alcatraz Versus the Evil Librarians by Brandon Sanderson, published by Tor, an imprint of MacMillan. Every day at 2pm, starting Monday, July 20, we will share a chapter with you. Videos will be p...
This event is in the "Children" group.

Baby Play and Learn Storytime

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 "Everyone" group.

Board Meeting

2:00pm - 5:00pm
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. ...
This event is in the "Teens" group.

Carroll Valley Teen Book Club

6:00pm - 7:00pm
Carroll Valley Library
Library Branch: Carroll Valley Library
Room: Meeting Room
Age Group: Teens
Program Type: Book Club
Description:
Discussion Book -  Bring a snack to share! ...
This event is in the "Teens" group.
This event is in the "Adults" group.

Knitting Group

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 "Everyone" group.

Littlestown Stop Motion Film Festival

3:00pm - 6:00pm
Littlestown Library
Library Branch: Littlestown Library
Room: Littlestown Community Meeting Room
Age Group: Everyone
Program Type: Movie
Description:
Join us for a virtual presentation of local stop motion animation projects! Participants must email their stop motion videos to littlestown@adamslibrary.org by 8pm on Sunday, August 9th or post them online and send us a link. All vide...
This event is in the "Children" group.

Preschool Storytime

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 "Adults" group.
Registration
Library Branch: Gettysburg Library
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: Other
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 41
Description:
Join us online via Zoom Tuesday, August 11, 2020 at 6:30 p.m. as Gettysburg College Professor Christopher Fee will present Feel the Burn: Tales and Terror of Dragon-Fire  Dragons have fascinated peoples across the globe since the dawn of time...
This event is in the "Children" group.

Baby Storytime

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 Storytime

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 "Teens" group.
This event is in the "Adults" group.

Online Dungeons and Dragons

4:30pm - 7:00pm
Trone Memorial Library
Library Branch: Trone Memorial Library
Age Group: Teens, Adults
Program Type: Other
Description:
Evil Grows Beneath the Earth Why should anyone travel the cracked cobblestones of the Old Road? The fortress that once cast its shadow across the road does so no longer - some whisper that the earth swallowed the fortress whole in an age long past...
This event is in the "Teens" group.

Virtual Teen Book Club

3:00pm - 4:00pm
Harbaugh-Thomas Library
Registration
Library Branch: Harbaugh-Thomas Library
Age Group: Teens
Program Type: Book Club
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 10
Description:
Our Teen Book Club is continuing online! For August we'll be reading the classic novel, The Strange Case of Dr. Jekyll and Mr. Hyde by Robert Louis Stevenson, and discussing via Zoom.  A free copy of The Strange Case of Dr...
This event is in the "Children" group.

Baby Play and Learn Storytime

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. ...