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

Library Camp - Grades 3-5

9:30am - 3:00pm
Manheim Community
Join Waitlist
Required
Library: Manheim Community
Age Group: Children, Tweens
Program Type: Arts & Crafts, Community, Health & Wellness, Movie & Film, Summer Reading
Required
Seats Remaining: 0

Disclaimer(s)

Accessibility

The library makes every effort to ensure our programs can be enjoyed by all. If you have any concerns about accessibility or need to request specific accommodations, please contact the library.

Late Arrival

Please note that if you arrive after the start of the program, your spot may be forfeited. Please reach out to us if you cannot attend or are running late.

No Show

If a registered patron does not show up for a program, they may be restricted from registering for future programs for a period of time.

Photo Consent

I understand that any images captured at this event may be used on print and online publications or social media. 

Special Needs

Please stay with your child if they are in need of special help/supervision for this program.

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

Paws 2 Read

10:00am - 10:15am
Lititz
Registration Closed
Required
Library: Lititz
Room: LTZ Storytime Room
Age Group: Children, Tweens
Program Type: Summer Reading
Required
Seats Remaining: 0
Event Details:

Bring your favorite book and practice your reading aloud skills to therapy-trained dogs.

Disclaimer(s)

Photo Consent

I understand that any images captured at this event may be used on print and online publications or social media. 

This event is in the "Babies" group.

“Twinkling Stars” Baby Storytime

10:00am - 10:30am
Adamstown
Library: Adamstown
Room: ADM Children's Room
Age Group: Babies
Program Type: Storytime
Event Details:

Simple stories, rhymes, puppets, songs, and fingerplays. Every Thursday at 10 a.m. for babies with an adult. Registration is not required.

 

 

Disclaimer(s)

Accessibility

The library makes every effort to ensure our programs can be enjoyed by all. If you have any concerns about accessibility or need to request specific accommodations, please contact the library.

Accompanying Adults

This program is designed for children and accompanying adults. Please plan to attend and be engaged with your child for this program. Drop offs will not be permitted.

Photo Consent

I understand that any images captured at this event may be used on print and online publications or social media. 

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

Ectothermic Animal Adventure!

10:00am - 11:00am
Quarryville
Join Waitlist
Required
Library: Quarryville
Room: QVL C.X. Carlson Cultural Room
Age Group: Children, Teens, Adults, Everyone
Program Type: Community, Presentation, STEM, Summer Reading
Required
Seats Remaining: 0
Event Details:

Best for ages 5+, other family members welcome to observe. We may offer this event outside if weather allows, if so we will contact you so you can bring blankets, lawn chairs, sunscreen, etc.

Disclaimer(s)

Accessibility

The library makes every effort to ensure our programs can be enjoyed by all. If you have any concerns about accessibility or need to request specific accommodations, please contact the library.

This event is in the "Babies" group.
This event is in the "Toddlers" group.
This event is in the "Children" group.

Patio Play

10:00am - 12:00pm
Manheim Township
Library: Manheim Township
Room: MTP Children's Discovery
Age Group: Babies, Toddlers, Children
Program Type: STEM, Summer Reading
Event Details:

Join us on our discovery patio for an hour of creativity and fun!

For all ages up to 3rd grade

Drop-in program. No registration is required but  a responsible adult must be present with children at all times

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

Paws 2 Read

10:15am - 10:30am
Lititz
Registration Open
Required
Library: Lititz
Room: LTZ Storytime Room
Age Group: Children, Tweens
Program Type: Summer Reading
Required
Seats Remaining: 2
Event Details:

Bring your favorite book and practice your reading aloud skills to therapy-trained dogs.

Disclaimer(s)

Photo Consent

I understand that any images captured at this event may be used on print and online publications or social media. 

This event is in the "Babies" group.

Baby Mania

10:15am - 10:45am
Manheim Township
Registration Open
Required
Library: Manheim Township
Room: MTP Lapp Story Silo
Age Group: Babies
Program Type: Storytime
Required
Seats Remaining: 9
Event Details:

A special time for babies to share stories, songs, rhymes and games with their grown-ups. Come play with us in the Children’s Library! (Newborn to 17 months, with adult) Limit: 10 babies.

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

Paws 2 Read

10:30am - 10:45am
Lititz
Registration Open
Required
Library: Lititz
Room: LTZ Storytime Room
Age Group: Children, Tweens
Program Type: Summer Reading
Required
Seats Remaining: 1
Event Details:

Bring your favorite book and practice your reading aloud skills to therapy-trained dogs.

Disclaimer(s)

Photo Consent

I understand that any images captured at this event may be used on print and online publications or social media. 

This event is in the "Babies" group.
This event is in the "Toddlers" group.
This event is in the "Children" group.

Toddler Thursday - The Great Outdoors

10:30am - 11:00am
Eastern Lancaster County
Library: Eastern Lancaster County
Room: NHD Activity Room
Age Group: Babies, Toddlers, Children
Program Type: Storytime
Event Details:

This month we will celebrate the great outdoors! For ages 0-3 and siblings. No registration required. 

Disclaimer(s)

Accessibility

The library makes every effort to ensure our programs can be enjoyed by all. If you have any concerns about accessibility or need to request specific accommodations, please contact the library.

Accompanying Adults

This program is designed for children and accompanying adults. Please plan to attend and be engaged with your child for this program. Drop offs will not be permitted.

This event is in the "Babies" group.
This event is in the "Toddlers" group.
This event is in the "Children" group.
This event is in the "Tweens" group.
This event is in the "Teens" group.
This event is in the "Adults" group.
This event is in the "Seniors" group.
This event is in the "Everyone" group.

Chalk the Walk

10:30am - 11:30am
Mountville Branch
Library: Mountville Branch
Age Group: Babies, Toddlers, Children, Tweens, Teens, Adults, Seniors, Everyone
Program Type: Arts & Crafts, Community, Summer Reading
Event Details:

Kids, teens, and adults are invited to a morning of creating an impromptu canvas of color outside the library!

Help us bring the library to life with colorful sidewalk art created with chalk.

All ages · Walk-ins welcome!

This event is in the "Everyone" group.

So You Want to be a One-Man Band

10:30am - 11:30am
Milanof-Schock
Registration Open
Required
Library: Milanof-Schock
Room: MJY Outdoors
Age Group: Everyone
Required
Seats Remaining: 145
Event Details:

This week families can meet Nick DeSanto, a musician and sculptor from central Pennsylvania.

Disclaimer(s)

Photo Consent

I understand that any images captured at this event may be used on print and online publications or social media. 

This event is in the "Toddlers" group.

Toddler Time

10:30am - 11:30am
Lancaster
Registration Open
Required
Offsite Event
Library: Lancaster
Room: LPL Musser Park
Age Group: Toddlers
Program Type: Storytime
Required
Seats Remaining: 44
Event Details:

Toddlers and their caregivers are invited to MUSSER PARK for Toddler Time!

Toddler Time on a light blue sky fluffy cloud background

Disclaimer(s)

Accompanying Adults

This program is designed for children and accompanying adults. Please plan to attend and be engaged with your child for this program. Drop offs will not be permitted.

Photo Consent

I understand that any images captured at this event may be used on print and online publications or social media. 

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

Paws 2 Read

10:45am - 11:00am
Lititz
Registration Open
Required
Library: Lititz
Room: LTZ Storytime Room
Age Group: Children, Tweens
Program Type: Summer Reading
Required
Seats Remaining: 2
Event Details:

Bring your favorite book and practice your reading aloud skills to therapy-trained dogs.

Disclaimer(s)

Photo Consent

I understand that any images captured at this event may be used on print and online publications or social media. 

This event is in the "Children" group.

Summer Art Club with Jeremy Miller

10:45am - 11:45am
Strasburg-Heisler
Registration Open
Required
Library: Strasburg-Heisler
Age Group: Children
Program Type: Arts & Crafts, Summer Reading
Required
Seats Remaining: 1
Event Details:

Come be creative and have FUN in Art Club with Artist, Jeremy Miller. Participants will learn about different artists and techniques and create their own Masterpieces! 

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

Paws 2 Read

11:00am - 11:15am
Lititz
Registration Open
Required
Library: Lititz
Room: LTZ Storytime Room
Age Group: Children, Tweens
Program Type: Summer Reading
Required
Seats Remaining: 2
Event Details:

Bring your favorite book and practice your reading aloud skills to therapy-trained dogs.

Disclaimer(s)

Photo Consent

I understand that any images captured at this event may be used on print and online publications or social media. 

This event is in the "Toddlers" group.
Library: Adamstown
Room: ADM Children's Room
Age Group: Toddlers
Program Type: Storytime
Event Details:

Stories, songs and fingerplays, followed by an easy craft and free play. Every Thursday at 11 a.m. for toddlers with an adult. Registration is not required.

 

 

Disclaimer(s)

Accessibility

The library makes every effort to ensure our programs can be enjoyed by all. If you have any concerns about accessibility or need to request specific accommodations, please contact the library.

Accompanying Adults

This program is designed for children and accompanying adults. Please plan to attend and be engaged with your child for this program. Drop offs will not be permitted.

Photo Consent

I understand that any images captured at this event may be used on print and online publications or social media. 

This event is in the "Children" group.

Ready, Set, Go! Kindergarten Readiness

11:00am - 12:00pm
Manheim Township
Library: Manheim Township
Room: MTP Lapp Story Silo
Age Group: Children
Program Type: Storytime
Event Details:

This program is focused on developing skills to prepare children who will be entering Kindergarten in the fall of 2024. Children will attend this program independently.

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

Paws 2 Read

11:15am - 11:30am
Lititz
Registration Open
Required
Library: Lititz
Room: LTZ Storytime Room
Age Group: Children, Tweens
Program Type: Summer Reading
Required
Seats Remaining: 2
Event Details:

Bring your favorite book and practice your reading aloud skills to therapy-trained dogs.

Disclaimer(s)

Photo Consent

I understand that any images captured at this event may be used on print and online publications or social media. 

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

Wee Build Free Play

12:00pm - 3:45pm
Manheim Township
Library: Manheim Township
Room: MTP Lapp Story Silo
Age Group: Toddlers, Children
Program Type: STEM
Event Details:

No registration is required but a responsible adult must be present with children at all times. Free building and imaginative play with kits of toys for children from 9 months to 7 years!

This event is in the "Children" group.

Kids' STEAM Camp

1:00pm - 2:00pm
Ephrata
Join Waitlist
Required
Library: Ephrata
Room: EPH 1/2 Multipurpose Room Kitchen Side
Age Group: Children
Program Type: STEM
Required
Seats Remaining: 0
Event Details:

Come join us for this fun and exciting 3-day camp! Campers will dive into activities involving amusing experiments, building challenges, technology, coding and more!

Disclaimer(s)

Accompanying Adults

This program is designed for children and accompanying adults. Please plan to attend and be engaged with your child for this program. Drop offs will not be permitted.

No Show

If a registered patron does not show up for a program, they may be restricted from registering for future programs for a period of time.

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

Free Blood Pressure Screenings

1:00pm - 3:00pm
Lititz
Library: Lititz
Age Group: Adults, Seniors
Program Type: Health & Wellness
This event is in the "Adults" group.
This event is in the "Seniors" group.

Knitting and Crocheting Group

1:00pm - 3:00pm
Quarryville
Library: Quarryville
Room: QVL Pennington Family Conference Room
Age Group: Adults, Seniors
Program Type: Arts & Crafts
Event Details:

This club is open to all interested knitters, crocheters, and other needle or fabric crafters.

Disclaimer(s)

Accessibility

The library makes every effort to ensure our programs can be enjoyed by all. If you have any concerns about accessibility or need to request specific accommodations, please contact the library.

This event is in the "Toddlers" group.
This event is in the "Children" group.
This event is in the "Tweens" group.
This event is in the "Teens" group.
This event is in the "Adults" group.
This event is in the "Seniors" group.
This event is in the "Everyone" group.

Jesse & His forgotten Friends

1:30pm - 2:45pm
Moores Memorial
Registration Open
Required
Library: Moores Memorial
Age Group: Toddlers, Children, Tweens, Teens, Adults, Seniors, Everyone
Program Type: Community, Summer Reading
Required
Seats Remaining: 45
Event Details:

Being a REPTILE is and ADVENTURE!! These ectothermic animals are buried alive as babies, they grow up as orphans, and they learn how to survive without teachers or parents! 

Disclaimer(s)

Accompanying Adults

This program is designed for children and accompanying adults. Please plan to attend and be engaged with your child for this program. Drop offs will not be permitted.

Photo Consent

I understand that any images captured at this event may be used on print and online publications or social media. 

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

Get Outside: Water Wars

2:00pm - 3:00pm
Ephrata
Registration Open
Required
Library: Ephrata
Room: EPH Outside
Age Group: Tweens, Teens
Required
Seats Remaining: 1
Event Details:

Pick a team, grab some water balloons and water bombs—it’s a water war! Ages 12+.

Disclaimer(s)

Late Arrival

Please note that if you arrive after the start of the program, your spot may be forfeited. Please reach out to us if you cannot attend or are running late.

No Show

If a registered patron does not show up for a program, they may be restricted from registering for future programs for a period of time.

This event is in the "Tweens" group.

Tween Video Gaming: Pictionary and Super Smash Bros.

2:00pm - 3:00pm
Manheim Township
Registration Open
Required
Library: Manheim Township
Room: MTP Morgan Center C
Age Group: Tweens
Program Type: Gaming, Summer Reading
Required
Seats Remaining: 10
Event Details:

It’s time to take a moment and work on our teamwork in two very different games.

This event is in the "Adults" group.
This event is in the "Seniors" group.
Library: Lititz
Room: LTZ Board Room
Age Group: Adults, Seniors
Program Type: Book Club
Event Details:

For more information contact Diane at dguscott@lititzlibrary.org

This event is in the "Children" group.
This event is in the "Tweens" group.
Library: Lancaster
Room: LPL Program Room A + B
Age Group: Children, Tweens
Program Type: STEM, Summer Reading
Event Details:

Join the Girl Scouts this week to explore leadership and STEM activities designed to foster community and self-confidence.  

Each day features songs and activities, around the topic of the day.

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

Anime After School!

4:00pm - 5:00pm
Lancaster
Registration Open
Required
Library: Lancaster
Room: LPL Meeting and Media Room
Age Group: Tweens, Teens
Program Type: Arts & Crafts, Book Club, Community, Movie & Film
Required
Seats Remaining: 10
Event Details:

Join us for Anime After School!

Disclaimer(s)

Accessibility

The library makes every effort to ensure our programs can be enjoyed by all. If you have any concerns about accessibility or need to request specific accommodations, please contact the library.

Photo Consent

I understand that any images captured at this event may be used on print and online publications or social media. 

This event is in the "Tweens" group.

Tween Gamers Club

4:00pm - 5:00pm
Ephrata
Registration Open
Required
Library: Ephrata
Room: EPH 1/2 Multipurpose Room Projector Side
Age Group: Tweens
Program Type: Gaming
Required
Seats Remaining: 12
Event Details:

Join us for some relaxation and video games on our Nintendo Switch! Feel free to bring any multiplayer (4 or more players) games you wish to share with the group. Ages 10-12.

This event is in the "Tweens" group.

Craft Club for Tweens

4:30pm - 5:30pm
Ephrata
Registration Open
Required
Library: Ephrata
Room: EPH 1/2 Multipurpose Room Kitchen Side
Age Group: Tweens
Program Type: Arts & Crafts
Required
Seats Remaining: 9
Event Details:

Sewing, knitting, jewelry making or anything you like to craft! Bring a project that you have been working on at home and join us at the library for an afternoon of creating and socializing.

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

Lego club

6:00pm - 7:00pm
Moores Memorial
Library: Moores Memorial
Age Group: Children, Tweens, Teens
Program Type: Arts & Crafts, Community
This event is in the "Children" group.
This event is in the "Tweens" group.
This event is in the "Teens" group.

Author Series: Annette Whipple

6:00pm - 7:30pm
Quarryville
Registration Open
Required
Library: Quarryville
Room: QVL C.X. Carlson Cultural Room
Age Group: Children, Tweens, Teens
Program Type: Book Club, Discussion, Health & Wellness, Presentation
Required
Seats Remaining: 63
Event Details:

Please register each child, tween and teen separately.

Disclaimer(s)

Accessibility

The library makes every effort to ensure our programs can be enjoyed by all. If you have any concerns about accessibility or need to request specific accommodations, please contact the library.

This event is in the "Everyone" group.

Concert: Carl Kline Acoustic Music

6:30pm - 7:30pm
Lititz
Registration Open
Required
Library: Lititz
Room: LTZ Community Room
Age Group: Everyone
Program Type: Music
Required
Seats Remaining: 92
Event Details:

Carl Kline is a singer/songwriter from Lititz, PA. His acoustic versions of classic rock, country and original songs have audiences singing along to memories from our youth and more recent music.