New Oxford

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

Thursday, June 19, 2014

Library Closed Saturday

New Oxford Library will be closed on Saturday, June 21st
 due to the New Oxford Antique Show.
You are welcome to visit any of our other branch libraries!

Monday, June 16, 2014

ForSight Vision Presents Eye Safety at the library

June 23rd starting at 10:30 am, the Eye Safety program will be for families with preschool age children and children in 1st through 3rd grades. For the preschool age children Leora will read a book on eye safety called “SEE WELL BUNNY” and she will also use a puppet and posters to emphasize what they should learn.  For the 1st trough 3 grade children, she will have a CD on Eye Safety called “TREASURE IN SIGHT” which stars a Pirate and two children. After these programs Leora will do some vision screenings on the children. Call 624-2182 to register.

Wednesday, June 11, 2014

Whitaker on Wheels: It’s Shocking

Whitaker on Wheels:
It’s Shocking
The Science Center takes the show
on the road with their one-of-a-kind
Whitaker on Wheels (WOW). A traveling
troupe of professional actors
brings all the fun and educational excitement
of science theater straight to your library
                                                               in their unmistakable WOW van. Ages 5 and up.
Tues Morning June 24th at 10:30AM 
Call the library at 624-2182 or come in to register for this program.

Tuesday, June 10, 2014

Meeko is hoping kids visit the library this summer.
Are you registered for Summer Reading ?
Are you reading and writing your time down? 

Are you coming to the library to report your time and get your weekly prize?

Thursday, June 5, 2014

What's Happening at the New Oxford Area Library

What’s Happening at the New Oxford Area Library

Be sure to schedule your time for a Computer Class at the library. If you need to update your resume, set up your email account and apply for a job contact the librarian to schedule your class now.
We all like to talk about a book we have read. Join the Readers’ Forum- An Adult Reading Group meeting on the Second Thursday of the month at 9:00AM. We read a variety of books-fiction, nonfiction- discus the author and the book. It is a casual time to talk, share your opinion about the other books you are reading. Contact the library to receive the current title- we supply your book for you free.
ForSight Vision will be at the New Oxford Area Library on June 9th at 10 AM for a FREE program for adults.  Tony Heath will do a talk on diabetes for adults.  They will also set up a screening station for the adults and check their distance and near vision. If you wear glasses, you should be wearing them as they do testing with the glasses on.  ForSight Vision, believes that the prevention of visual impairments is a vital part of their overall mission.
This summer we will continue the “Kindergarten Here I Come” Storytime for Preschool children ages 3-5 years old on Thursday mornings from 11:00AM - 12Noon. We will have stories, handouts and activities from the “Kindergarten Here I Come” calendar.  The Office of Child Development and Early Learning has developed four calendars packed with fun activities that also help develop all the skills young children need to success.
Cool Off and READ  with KPETS-  this summer we will see the KPETS at the library on: Thursday June 19th at 6:30PM Pet Safety Program.  Thursday July 24th at 6:30PM kids will play Dog BINGO to receive FREE books as prizes.  Thursday August 14th at 6:30PM enjoy a Movie & READ to the dogs. *Wendi is a Therapy Dog Volunteer trained in Beginning Sign Language.
Fiber Art Fantasy – beautiful socks, sweaters, scarves, cuffs, baby blankets, washcloths and more. If you want to learn to knit or improve your knitting skills come in to the library on Monday morning at 10:30AM, Monday eve at 6:30PM or Thursday evening at 6:00PM. See the library for the current schedule
Our schedule for the Summer Activities at the library is available at the desk. Children in the Conewago Valley School District will have received their schedules in school. Fizz Boom READ is the theme this summer. Readers are winners at your library. Check the http:// or our Facebook page for more information.
The New Oxford Area Library- Branch of the Adams County Library System is located at 122 N. Peter St. in New Oxford, PA  Phone: 717-624-2182 
Hours: Monday & Thursday  2PM – 8  PM      Tuesday, Wednesday, Friday  11 AM – 5 PM
 Saturday  10 AM – 4 PM  Sunday  CLOSED.