Programs for Adults

To register for a program, please call 717-486-3688, email, or stop at the library.





Registration begins May 20 and continues through July 22. To register, visit
Turn in logs: August 5 - 31
  • Available for adults ages 18 and older.
  • After you register, pick up a reading log at Amelia Givin Library to track your progress and get chances to win weekly prizes.
  • Read 7 books of your choice, choosing from at least 4 different categories listed on the reading log. Audiobooks and eAudiobooks may be used for up to 3 of the 7 titles.
  • Participants who read 7 books will receive a small prize PLUS an entry in the drawing for 1 of 3 Amazon gift cards.
  • Get chances to win weekly prizes by completing book reviews for each title you read. You may submit up to 2 reviews each week using the provided paper slips, or submit them on line at Weekly drawings begin June 7 and end August 23.
Tuesday, August 6 @ 6:30 pm - Meeting of the Friends of Amelia Givin Library - New faces welcome! Stop by to learn more about the vital activities of this group.
Tuesday, August 13 @ 6:30 pm - Creative Cooking Exchange - Theme: The Veggie Table (all veggies) -  The meeting location moves back to the Amelia Givin Library this month - Prepare a vegetarian dish to share with the group. Don't forget the reicpe! No registration needed.


Wednesday, August 14 @ 6 pm - Holly Rug Hookers - Rug hooking and other fiber craft enthusiasts are invited to this montly informal get-together to work on projects, share tips and learn new things. Basic knowledge of rug hooking needed. Call Cindy at the library (717) 486-3688 with questions.


Saturday, August 17 from 1 - 3 pm - Summer Fun DayFree fun for everyone in the community. Food - Music - Games - Bounce House - Face Painting - Balloon Animals - Bingo - Much More!  No registration needed.










**Note regarding Creative Cooking Exchange (Held the 2nd Tuesday of every month) - Here's how it works:

  1. Check out a cookbook from Amelia Givin Library. 
  2. Choose a recipe from the book and prepare it
  3. After the recipe has been completed and made, jot down any difficulties, ideas to make it better, tips & hints you may have about the recipe
  4. Bring the dish to the Creative Cooking Exchange along with those notes and a thumbs up or thumbs down recommendation
  5. Participants will taste each others dishes and share recipes
  6. Enjoy preparing new dishes and meeting new friends!


Page Updated: 

July 19, 2019

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