New Oxford

122 North Peter Street New Oxford, PA 17350
phone: (717) 624-2182

Monday, May 21, 2012

Dream Big READ Summer Reading at the library

Register at an Adams County Library or online at

Week 1  Thursday evening, June 14th - 6:30PM KPETS Therapy Dogs-
 Join us for a fun and informative Pet Safety Presentation

Week 2  Thursday, June 21- 1:00PM
Jim Rule - registration required limited seating.
The ACLS has received a grant from the PNC Foundation to provide programming to 
support financial literacy education for preschool children.  The program focuses on
 needs and wants (choices),things you value and “spending, sharing,saving.” 

Week 3  Tuesday, June 26- 10:30AM
Make and take a Time Capsule  Your and your family can learn about your life in 2012.

Week 4  Tuesday, July 3- 10:30AM
Make and take Craft “Find It” Jars-
Place special objects in jars of rice- great travel game.

Week 5  Tuesday, July 10 -10:30AM -Gardening in the Dark with Penn State Master Gardeners
 of Adams County- Rosemary and Denise will explain how why and how to compost with 
soda bottles and you can plant some seeds using compost and soil.

Week 6  Tuesday, July 17 -10:30AM –Skeeta”s Spectacular Pajama Party
Skeeta brings her stories to life with a few selected volunteers from the audience.
Registration required limited seating.

Thursday evening, July 19th - 6:30PM – KPETS Therapy Dogs- Bedtime Story Night
 Come in your PJ’s for an evening of fun with bedtime stories and snacks

Week 7 Tuesday, July 24- 10:30AM
Dream Big with "Space snacks".
LuAnn Dille, Certified Food and Wellness Volunteer, Penn State Extension-Adams County
“Out of this world” healthy snacks and make a placemat.

Week 8 Tuesday, July 31- 10:30AM
 Planet Mars- Mars Science Laboratory, or Curiosity, will launch after Thanksgiving 2011 and
 land on Mars in August 2012. Laura will share information and a craft.

Other library activities during the summer

New Storytime scheduled for preschool ages 3-5 years old.
We will have stories, handouts and activities from the Kindergarten Here I Come calendar. These activities are linked to the Pennsylvania Early Learning Standards.
June 7, 14, 28-Thursday mornings at 11:00AM and will continue all school year. No registration necessary.

Thursday, August 23rd- 6:30PM –
KPETS Therapy Dogs- Come and learn all about Pet Care with this fun and interactive presentation.

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