Fall Fun in Carroll Valley

Fall is finally here and we have been busy at the Carroll Valley Library planning lots of fun events for the months of October and November!      
     On Thursday, October 11th, channel your inner artist by taking a Still Life Drawing class with Dorothea.  This class will be held from 6pm to 8pm and all supplies will be provided.  Space is limited, so please call 717-642-6009 to register.
     A book discussion of the Adams County Reads One Book selection, A Piece of the World by Christina Baker Kline, will be held on Monday, October 15th from 7pm to 8pm.  Join us for some good company and conversation.
     The Girl Scout’s STEM Mobile will be visiting us again on Thursday, October 18th from 6:30pm to 8pm.  Travel to new and exciting places using virtual reality viewers!  Please call 717-642-6009 to register for this fun and educational program.
     On Monday, October 22nd from 6:45pm to 8pm, we will be hosting the first of a series of monthly classes on Essential Oils.  In our first class, Essential Oils 101, learn how to take care of yourself and your family naturally.  Registration is also required for this program.
     A monthly Environmental Lecture series will be beginning on Thursday, October 25th at 7pm.  The first lecture will be:  Environmental Concerns facing Carroll Valley – ticks and the spotted lantern fly.  Join us for this free and informative lecture.
Finally, back by popular demand, Hilda Koontz will be presenting Unsuspected Heroines: Female Spies in the Civil War on Monday, November 19 at 7pm. Ms. Koontz is past-President of the Gettysburg Civil War Roundtable and a noted lecturer on 19th century American history. This program describes how an intrepid group of women from both the North and South defied cultural norms, risked their lives and changed history.
     The Adams County Library at Carroll Valley is located at 5685 Fairfield Road.  Our phone number is 717-642-6009.  Hours of operation are:  Monday and Thursday 2:00pm – 8:00pm; Tuesday, Wednesday, and Friday 11:00am – 5:00pm; and Saturday 10:00am – 4:00pm.  Hope to see you soon!

Submitted by Sherrie DeMartino, Branch Manager, Adams County Library at Carroll Valley