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Weekly Take and Makes

All Day 1/11 - 4/3
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 f...
This event is in the "Teens" group.

Book-to-Movie Bundles Available

01/12/2021 @ 12:00pm - 01/30/2021 @ 4:00pm
New Oxford Area Library
Library Branch: New Oxford Area Library
Age Group: Teens
Program Type: Book Club, Movie
Description:
There is nothing quite like curling up with a mug of cocoa and a good book...except for maybe a good movie with fresh popcorn! Book-to-Movie Bundles are available first-come, first-served at New Oxford Library beginning Tuesday, January 12. Each b...
This event is in the "Children" group.

Digital All In Story Time

10:00am - 10:30am
Gettysburg Library
Library Branch: Gettysburg Library
Age Group: Children
Program Type: Storytime
Description:
Join Mr. George (George Matthew) from the Gettysburg Library and Speech Language Pathologist, Miss Nicole (Nicole Jones) as they share stories, songs and activities designed to help you get the most out of All In. This story time is for children o...
This event is in the "Children" group.

Take and Make Winter Craft

01/18/2021 @ 2:00pm - 01/29/2021 @ 5:00pm
Carroll Valley Library
Library Branch: Carroll Valley Library
Age Group: Children
Program Type: Arts & Crafts
Description:
Visit the Carroll Valley library and pick up a winter craft to make at home! While supplies last ...
This event is in the "Everyone" group.

Hora del Cuentos/Bilingual Story Time

6:30pm - 7:00pm
Gettysburg Library
Library Branch: Gettysburg Library
Age Group: Everyone
Program Type: Storytime
Description:
¡Únase a Bridgid Mangan del Sistema de Bibliotecas del Condado de Adams mientras toma la hora del cuento en línea! En estos Tiempos de cuentos bilingües, la señorita Bridgid compartirá historias cortas, canciones, manualidades e ideas de activid...
This event is in the "Teens" group.
This event is in the "Adults" group.

Virtual Knit & Crochet

6:30pm - 8:00pm
New Oxford Area Library
Registration
Library Branch: New Oxford Area Library
Age Group: Teens, Adults
Program Type: Arts & Crafts
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 24
Description:
Knit and/or crochet with others. Share projects, patterns, and socialize. This group regularly meets on Mondays at New Oxford Library but will be meeting virtually until further notice due to COVID-19 concerns. Please register using a valid e...
This event is in the "Children" group.

Digital Baby and Toddler Time

10:00am - 10:30am
Gettysburg Library
Library Branch: Gettysburg Library
Age Group: Children
Program Type: Storytime
Description:
Join us on Tuesdays and Thursdays at 10am for stories, songs, rhymes and more! Librarians from across the county will be your guides. Join the fun on the Youth Services at Adams County Library Facebook page. Missed a story time, or don’t have...
This event is in the "Children" group.

Hibernation Story Time

6:30pm - 7:00pm
Littlestown Library
Registration
Library Branch: Littlestown Library
Age Group: Children
Program Type: Storytime
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 18
Description:
UPDATE! Due to unforeseen circumstances, we must reschedule this story time for Tuesday, January 19th @ 6:30pm! (You do not need to register if you have already done so; your spot is still saved.) Join Miss Jess for this special themed Zoom Story ...
This event is in the "Children" group.

Digital Story Time

10:00am - 10:30am
Gettysburg Library
Library Branch: Gettysburg Library
Age Group: Children
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. New story ...
This event is in the "Teens" group.

Making and Flying Model Airplanes

11:00am - 11:30am
Carroll Valley Library
Library Branch: Carroll Valley Library
Age Group: Teens
Program Type: Performance
Description:
Ross Clements discusses different kinds of model airplanes, how they are made, and how to fly them. Video available on Carroll Valley Library's Facebook page and Adams County Library System's YouTube channel. ...
This event is in the "Children" group.

Virtual 5th & 6th Grade Book Club

3:30pm - 4:30pm
Gettysburg Library
Registration
Library Branch: Gettysburg Library
Age Group: Children
Program Type: Book Club
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 15
Description:
5th & 6th Grade Book Clubs meet on the third Wednesday of each month. This month's meeting is January 20th and this month's book is Coraline by Neil Gaiman. To register for this program, sign up here or email Theresa Buchheit ...
This event is in the "Teens" group.

Do-it-Yourself Day

All Day
Trone Memorial Library
Library Branch: Trone Memorial Library
Age Group: Teens
Program Type: Arts & Crafts
Description:
Each Thursday we’ll post instructions on how to complete a fun DIY project that uses materials already around the house.   ...
This event is in the "Children" group.

Digital Baby and Toddler Time

10:00am - 10:30am
Gettysburg Library
Library Branch: Gettysburg Library
Age Group: Children
Program Type: Storytime
Description:
Join us on Tuesdays and Thursdays at 10am for stories, songs, rhymes and more! Librarians from across the county will be your guides. Join the fun on the Youth Services at Adams County Library Facebook page. Missed a story time, or don’t have...
This event is in the "Children" group.

Pet Show: Show-and-Tell

4:30pm - 5:30pm
New Oxford Area Library
Registration
Library Branch: New Oxford Area Library
Age Group: Children
Program Type: Other
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 12
Description:
Join the New Oxford Library staff for our Virtual Pet Show. Prepare to show off your pet and meet other furry friends! A valid email address is required; registration confirmation will include Zoom connection information and interview questions (e...
This event is in the "Teens" group.
This event is in the "Adults" group.

Shelf Indulgence Book Discussion

6:30pm - 7:30pm
Harbaugh-Thomas Library
Registration
Library Branch: Harbaugh-Thomas Library
Age Group: Teens, Adults
Program Type: Book Club
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: Unlimited
Description:
Join us via Zoom to discuss The Night Tiger: A Novel by Yangsze Choo. A Zoom link will be sent to your email the day of the discussion. We focus on a different book every third Thursday of the month at 6:30 p.m. We hope to engage...
This event is in the "Teens" group.
This event is in the "Adults" group.

First Chapter Friday

All Day
Trone Memorial Library
Library Branch: Trone Memorial Library
Age Group: Teens, Adults
Program Type: Other
Description:
A video of JBT staff members reading the first chapter of a new book is posted to Facebook every Friday   ...
This event is in the "Children" group.

Virtual storytime with KPets

10:00am - 10:15am
Carroll Valley Library
Library Branch: Carroll Valley Library
Age Group: Children
Program Type: Storytime
Description:
Watch a storytime on Carroll Valley Library's Facebook page!  Presented by our KPets friends, Bonnie and Danny! ...
This event is in the "Children" group.

Digital Story Time

10:00am - 10:30am
Gettysburg Library
Library Branch: Gettysburg Library
Age Group: Children
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. New story ...
This event is in the "Teens" group.

Dungeons & Dragons

4:00pm - 6:00pm
Harbaugh-Thomas Library
Registration
Library Branch: Harbaugh-Thomas Library
Age Group: Teens
Program Type: Other
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 6
Description:
This three session D & D series via Zoom is designed for those interested in learning how to play D & D and those who have played before. Ever wondered exactly what D & D is like or looking for a short campaign to join? Plan to attend...
This event is in the "Teens" group.
This event is in the "Adults" group.

Tiny Art for Adults & Teens

1:00pm - 2:00pm
Littlestown Library
Registration
Library Branch: Littlestown Library
Room: Littlestown Community Meeting Room
Age Group: Teens, Adults
Program Type: Arts & Crafts, Workshop
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 24
Description:
Enjoy a paint night from the comfort of your own home! Registration for the event opens on Sunday, January 17th. The Littlestown Library will provide art kits including a 4x4" canvas, paint brush, and mini paint pots with the needed colors. Paint...
This event is in the "Children" group.

Digital All In Story Time

10:00am - 10:30am
Gettysburg Library
Library Branch: Gettysburg Library
Age Group: Children
Program Type: Storytime
Description:
Join Mr. George (George Matthew) from the Gettysburg Library and Speech Language Pathologist, Miss Nicole (Nicole Jones) as they share stories, songs and activities designed to help you get the most out of All In. This story time is for children o...
This event is in the "Adults" group.

Virtual Planners Unite!

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: 7
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.  Plea...
This event is in the "Everyone" group.

Hora del Cuentos/Bilingual Story Time

6:30pm - 7:00pm
Gettysburg Library
Library Branch: Gettysburg Library
Age Group: Everyone
Program Type: Storytime
Description:
¡Únase a Bridgid Mangan del Sistema de Bibliotecas del Condado de Adams mientras toma la hora del cuento en línea! En estos Tiempos de cuentos bilingües, la señorita Bridgid compartirá historias cortas, canciones, manualidades e ideas de activid...
This event is in the "Adults" group.

Coffee and Conversation for Book Lovers

9:30am - 10:30am
New Oxford Area Library
Registration
Library Branch: New Oxford Area Library
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: Book Club, Health & Wellness, Other, Workshop
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 14
Description:
Brew a warm breakfast beverage and join us for a casual chat about books. A valid email address is required; registration confirmation will include Zoom login access. ...