Amelia Givin

Tiny Tot Storytime

Monday, May 21, 2018 - 9:30am
Monday, May 28, 2018 - 9:30am
Monday, June 4, 2018 - 9:30am
Monday, June 11, 2018 - 9:30am
Monday, June 18, 2018 - 9:30am
Monday, June 25, 2018 - 9:30am
Monday, July 2, 2018 - 9:30am
Monday, July 9, 2018 - 9:30am
Monday, July 16, 2018 - 9:30am
Monday, July 23, 2018 - 9:30am
Monday, July 30, 2018 - 9:30am

Tiny tot storytime – For ages 0-24 months, children and their caregivers are invited to join us for a lap-sit storytime geared towards our youngest patrons.  This storytime features developmentally appropriate books, songs, rhymes, and movement lasting approximately 25 minutes.  Attendees are encouraged to stay and enjoy our open play area afterwards.  Siblings always welcome. 

Tiny Tot Storytime

Thursday, May 17, 2018 - 10:30am
Thursday, May 24, 2018 - 10:30am
Thursday, May 31, 2018 - 10:30am
Thursday, June 7, 2018 - 10:30am
Thursday, June 14, 2018 - 10:30am
Thursday, June 21, 2018 - 10:30am
Thursday, June 28, 2018 - 10:30am
Thursday, July 5, 2018 - 10:30am
Thursday, July 12, 2018 - 10:30am
Thursday, July 19, 2018 - 10:30am
Thursday, July 26, 2018 - 10:30am
Thursday, August 2, 2018 - 10:30am

Reading Time for 2's & 3's

Tuesday, May 22, 2018 - 9:30am
Tuesday, May 29, 2018 - 9:30am
Tuesday, June 5, 2018 - 9:30am
Tuesday, June 12, 2018 - 9:30am
Tuesday, June 19, 2018 - 9:30am
Tuesday, June 26, 2018 - 9:30am
Tuesday, July 3, 2018 - 9:30am
Tuesday, July 10, 2018 - 9:30am
Tuesday, July 17, 2018 - 9:30am
Tuesday, July 24, 2018 - 9:30am
Tuesday, July 31, 2018 - 9:30am

Reading time for 2’s and 3’s – Children and their caregivers are welcome to our traditional storytime program with books, coloring, and counting with a weekly theme.  Storytime lasts approximately 25 minutes, and attendees are encouraged to stay and enjoy our open play area afterwards. Siblings always welcome. 

Tuesdays at 9:30 am.  Please use the rear entrance for our 9:30 storytimes.

Music & Move for 2's & 3's

Monday, May 21, 2018 - 10:30am
Monday, May 28, 2018 - 10:30am
Monday, June 4, 2018 - 10:30am
Monday, June 11, 2018 - 10:30am
Monday, June 18, 2018 - 10:30am
Monday, June 25, 2018 - 10:30am
Monday, July 2, 2018 - 10:30am
Monday, July 9, 2018 - 10:30am
Monday, July 16, 2018 - 10:30am
Monday, July 23, 2018 - 10:30am
Monday, July 30, 2018 - 10:30am

Music and move for 2’s and 3’s – Children and their caregivers are invited to join us for this active storytime featuring thematic books, singing, dancing, and more for approximately 25 minutes.  Attendees are encouraged to stay and enjoy our open play area following the program. Siblings always welcome.

Mondays at 10:30 am and Thursdays at 9:30 am.  Please use the rear entrance for our 9:30 storytimes.

Music & Move for 2's & 3's

Thursday, May 17, 2018 - 9:30am
Thursday, May 24, 2018 - 9:30am
Thursday, May 31, 2018 - 9:30am
Thursday, June 7, 2018 - 9:30am
Thursday, June 14, 2018 - 9:30am
Thursday, June 21, 2018 - 9:30am
Thursday, June 28, 2018 - 9:30am
Thursday, July 5, 2018 - 9:30am
Thursday, July 12, 2018 - 9:30am
Thursday, July 19, 2018 - 9:30am
Thursday, July 26, 2018 - 9:30am
Thursday, August 2, 2018 - 9:30am

Music and move for 2’s and 3’s – Children and their caregivers are invited to join us for this active storytime featuring thematic books, singing, dancing, and more for approximately 25 minutes.  Attendees are encouraged to stay and enjoy our open play area following the program. Siblings always welcome.

Mondays at 10:30 am and Thursdays at 9:30 am.  Please use the rear entrance for our 9:30 storytimes.

Preschool Storytime

Tuesday, June 5, 2018 - 11:00am
Tuesday, June 12, 2018 - 11:00am
Tuesday, June 19, 2018 - 11:00am
Tuesday, June 26, 2018 - 11:00am
Tuesday, July 3, 2018 - 11:00am
Tuesday, July 10, 2018 - 11:00am
Tuesday, July 17, 2018 - 11:00am
Tuesday, July 24, 2018 - 11:00am
Tuesday, July 31, 2018 - 11:00am

Music & Move

Thursday, May 30, 2019 - 9:30am
Thursday, June 6, 2019 - 9:30am
Thursday, June 13, 2019 - 9:30am
Thursday, June 20, 2019 - 9:30am
Thursday, June 27, 2019 - 9:30am
Thursday, July 11, 2019 - 9:30am
Thursday, July 18, 2019 - 9:30am
Thursday, July 25, 2019 - 9:30am
Thursday, August 1, 2019 - 9:30am
Thursday, August 8, 2019 - 9:30am
Thursday, August 15, 2019 - 9:30am
Thursday, August 22, 2019 - 9:30am
Thursday, August 29, 2019 - 9:30am
Thursday, September 5, 2019 - 9:30am
Thursday, September 12, 2019 - 9:30am
Thursday, September 19, 2019 - 9:30am
Thursday, September 26, 2019 - 9:30am
Thursday, October 3, 2019 - 9:30am
Thursday, October 10, 2019 - 9:30am
Thursday, October 17, 2019 - 9:30am
Thursday, October 24, 2019 - 9:30am
Thursday, October 31, 2019 - 9:30am
Thursday, November 7, 2019 - 9:30am
Thursday, November 14, 2019 - 9:30am
Thursday, November 21, 2019 - 9:30am
Thursday, December 5, 2019 - 9:30am
Thursday, December 12, 2019 - 9:30am
Thursday, December 19, 2019 - 9:30am
Thursday, December 26, 2019 - 9:30am
Thursday, January 2, 2020 - 9:30am
Thursday, January 9, 2020 - 9:30am
Thursday, January 16, 2020 - 9:30am
Thursday, January 23, 2020 - 9:30am
Thursday, January 30, 2020 - 9:30am
Thursday, February 6, 2020 - 9:30am
Thursday, February 13, 2020 - 9:30am
Thursday, February 20, 2020 - 9:30am
Thursday, February 27, 2020 - 9:30am
Thursday, March 5, 2020 - 9:30am
Thursday, March 12, 2020 - 9:30am
Thursday, March 19, 2020 - 9:30am
Thursday, March 26, 2020 - 9:30am
Thursday, April 2, 2020 - 9:30am
Thursday, April 9, 2020 - 9:30am
Thursday, April 16, 2020 - 9:30am
Thursday, April 23, 2020 - 9:30am
Thursday, April 30, 2020 - 9:30am
Thursday, May 7, 2020 - 9:30am
Thursday, May 14, 2020 - 9:30am
Thursday, May 21, 2020 - 9:30am
Thursday, May 28, 2020 - 9:30am

An active storytime w/ thematic books, singing and dancing, followed by open play. For ages 2 and 3. Siblings welcome.

Tuesdays at 10:30 am. Thursdays at 9:30 am. For 9:30 storytime, please use the rear entrance.

Read to Dogs

Tuesday, September 11, 2018 - 4:30pm
Tuesday, September 18, 2018 - 4:30pm
Tuesday, September 25, 2018 - 4:30pm
Tuesday, October 2, 2018 - 4:30pm
Tuesday, October 9, 2018 - 4:30pm
Tuesday, October 16, 2018 - 4:30pm
Tuesday, October 23, 2018 - 4:30pm
Tuesday, October 30, 2018 - 4:30pm
Tuesday, November 6, 2018 - 4:30pm
Tuesday, November 13, 2018 - 4:30pm
Tuesday, November 20, 2018 - 4:30pm
Tuesday, November 27, 2018 - 4:30pm
Tuesday, December 4, 2018 - 4:30pm
Tuesday, December 11, 2018 - 4:30pm
Tuesday, December 18, 2018 - 4:30pm

This proven program helps give kids confidence and encourages them to read. Help your child boost their reading skills while having fun. Register for 1 of 3 time slots - 4:30 pm, 4:50 pm or 5:10 pm. Registration is required. 717-486-3688 NOTE: Read to Dogs will begin Tuesday, September 11.

BINGO For Books

Monday, November 26, 2018 - 11:30am

Filled Bingo For BooksThis program is now filled. Children ages 2-10 will play BINGO and win books. Books will be available for all ages. Registration required. Limited to 30 participants.

Ready, Set, Go!

Monday, May 13, 2019 - 6:00pm
Ready Set Go 2019Is your child starting kindergarten this fall? Help them prepare with a fun program every month from May through August. We encourage you to attend all four programs. Registration is required and limited to 20 participants.

Ready, Set, Go!

Monday, June 10, 2019 - 6:00pm
Ready Set Go 2019Is your child starting kindergarten this fall? Help them prepare with a fun program every month from May through August. We encourage you to attend all four programs. Registration is required and limited to 20 participants.

Ready, Set, Go!

Monday, July 15, 2019 - 6:00pm
Ready Set Go 2019Is your child starting kindergarten this fall? Help them prepare with a fun program every month from May through August. We encourage you to attend all four programs. Registration is required and limited to 20 participants.

Ready, Set, Go!

Monday, August 12, 2019 - 6:00pm
Ready Set Go 2019Is your child starting kindergarten this fall? Help them prepare with a fun program every month from May through August. We encourage you to attend all four programs. Registration is required and limited to 20 participants.

Wooly Wreath Class

Saturday, June 29, 2019 - 10:00am

Create a lovely wreath using colorful strips of wool. Our instructors will walk you through the process and supply everything needed to make a full or partial wool wreath. No experience necessary.  For ages 14+. The $50/$60 class fee includes lunch and refreshments and is due at registration.

JAM Session

Wednesday, September 18, 2019 - 6:00pm

JAM SessionBring your instrument and jam with other musicians in our lower level. Ages 14+.

Listeners welcome! No registration needed.

Creative Cooking Exchange

Tuesday, August 13, 2019 - 6:30pm

Creative CookingTHEME: The Veggie Table.  Prepare a dish made with all vegetables and bring it to share with the group. NOTE THIS MONTH'S LOCATION: Otterbein United Methodist Church, 647 Forge Road, Carlisle, 17015. No registration necessary.

Book Sale

Wednesday, May 22, 2019 - 10:00am
MayBookSaleEventBrowse through a large selection of items for all ages, including:
   BOOKS
   DVDS
   BOOKS ON CD
   MUSIC CDS
 
 
 

Book Sale

Thursday, May 23, 2019 - 10:00am
MayBookSaleEventBrowse through a large selection of items for all ages, including:
   BOOKS
   DVDS
   BOOKS ON CD
   MUSIC CDS
 
 
 

Book Sale

Tuesday, May 28, 2019 - 10:00am
MayBookSaleEventBrowse through a large selection of items for all ages, including:
   BOOKS
   DVDS
   BOOKS ON CD
   MUSIC CDS
 
 
 

Book Sale

Wednesday, May 29, 2019 - 10:00am
MayBookSaleEventBrowse through a large selection of items for all ages, including:
   BOOKS
   DVDS
   BOOKS ON CD
   MUSIC CDS
 
 
 

Book Sale

Friday, May 24, 2019 - 10:00am
MayBookSaleEventBrowse through a large selection of items for all ages, including:
   BOOKS
   DVDS
   BOOKS ON CD
   MUSIC CDS
 
 
 

Book Sale

Saturday, May 25, 2019 - 9:00am
MayBookSaleEventBrowse through a large selection of items for all ages, including:
   BOOKS
   DVDS
   BOOKS ON CD
   MUSIC CDS
 
 
 

Space Camp

Monday, June 10, 2019 - 1:45pm

Space CampStart your week with space! Join us for five Monday afternoon science lessons streamed directly from NASA, followed by hands-on experiments. Must be entering grades 3-6. Registration required.

Space Camp

Monday, June 17, 2019 - 1:45pm

Space CampStart your week with space! Join us for five Monday afternoon science lessons streamed directly from NASA, followed by hands-on experiments. Must be entering grades 3-6. Registration required.

Space Camp

Monday, June 24, 2019 - 1:45pm

Space CampStart your week with space! Join us for five Monday afternoon science lessons streamed directly from NASA, followed by hands-on experiments. Must be entering grades 3-6. Registration required.

Space Camp

Monday, July 1, 2019 - 1:45pm

Space CampStart your week with space! Join us for five Monday afternoon science lessons streamed directly from NASA, followed by hands-on experiments. Must be entering grades 3-6. Registration required.

Tiny Tot Storytime

Thursday, May 30, 2019 - 10:30am
Thursday, June 6, 2019 - 10:30am
Thursday, June 13, 2019 - 10:30am
Thursday, June 20, 2019 - 10:30am
Thursday, June 27, 2019 - 10:30am
Thursday, July 11, 2019 - 10:30am
Thursday, July 18, 2019 - 10:30am
Thursday, July 25, 2019 - 10:30am
Thursday, August 1, 2019 - 10:30am
Thursday, August 8, 2019 - 10:30am
Thursday, August 15, 2019 - 10:30am
Thursday, August 22, 2019 - 10:30am
Thursday, August 29, 2019 - 10:30am

Tiny tot storytime – For ages 0-24 months, children and their caregivers are invited to join us for a lap-sit storytime geared towards our youngest patrons.  This storytime features developmentally appropriate books, songs, rhymes, and movement lasting approximately 25 minutes.  Attendees are encouraged to stay and enjoy our open play area afterwards.  Siblings always welcome. 

Tuesdays at 9:30 am and Thursdays at 10:30 am.  Please use the rear entrance for our 9:30 storytimes.

Tiny Tot Storytime

Tuesday, June 4, 2019 - 9:30am
Tuesday, June 11, 2019 - 9:30am
Tuesday, June 18, 2019 - 9:30am
Tuesday, June 25, 2019 - 9:30am
Tuesday, July 2, 2019 - 9:30am
Tuesday, July 9, 2019 - 9:30am
Tuesday, July 16, 2019 - 9:30am
Tuesday, July 23, 2019 - 9:30am
Tuesday, July 30, 2019 - 9:30am
Tuesday, August 6, 2019 - 9:30am
Tuesday, August 13, 2019 - 9:30am
Tuesday, August 20, 2019 - 9:30am
Tuesday, August 27, 2019 - 9:30am

Tiny tot storytime – For ages 0-24 months, children and their caregivers are invited to join us for a lap-sit storytime geared towards our youngest patrons.  This storytime features developmentally appropriate books, songs, rhymes, and movement lasting approximately 25 minutes.  Attendees are encouraged to stay and enjoy our open play area afterwards.  Siblings always welcome. 

Tuesdays at 9:30 am and Thursdays at 10:30 am.  Please use the rear entrance for our 9:30 storytimes.

Music & Move

Tuesday, June 4, 2019 - 10:30am
Tuesday, June 11, 2019 - 10:30am
Tuesday, June 18, 2019 - 10:30am
Tuesday, June 25, 2019 - 10:30am
Tuesday, July 2, 2019 - 10:30am
Tuesday, July 9, 2019 - 10:30am
Tuesday, July 16, 2019 - 10:30am
Tuesday, July 23, 2019 - 10:30am
Tuesday, July 30, 2019 - 10:30am
Tuesday, August 6, 2019 - 10:30am
Tuesday, August 13, 2019 - 10:30am
Tuesday, August 20, 2019 - 10:30am
Tuesday, August 27, 2019 - 10:30am

An active storytime w/ thematic books, singing and dancing, followed by open play. For ages 2 and 3. Siblings welcome.

Tuesdays at 10:30 am. Thursdays at 9:30 am. For 9:30 storytime, please use the rear entrance.

Reading Time for 2's and 3's

Monday, June 3, 2019 - 9:30am
Monday, June 10, 2019 - 9:30am
Monday, June 17, 2019 - 9:30am
Monday, June 24, 2019 - 9:30am
Monday, July 1, 2019 - 9:30am
Monday, July 8, 2019 - 9:30am
Monday, July 15, 2019 - 9:30am
Monday, July 22, 2019 - 9:30am
Monday, July 29, 2019 - 9:30am
Monday, August 5, 2019 - 9:30am
Monday, August 12, 2019 - 9:30am
Monday, August 19, 2019 - 9:30am
Monday, August 26, 2019 - 9:30am

A traditional storytime program with books, coloring and counting wiht a weekly theme, followed by open play. For ages 2 and 3. Siblings welcome.

Mondays at 9:30 am. For 9:30 storytimes, please use the rear entrance.

Preschool Storytime

Monday, June 3, 2019 - 11:00am
Monday, June 10, 2019 - 11:00am
Monday, June 17, 2019 - 11:00am
Monday, June 24, 2019 - 11:00am
Monday, July 1, 2019 - 11:00am
Monday, July 8, 2019 - 11:00am
Monday, July 15, 2019 - 11:00am
Monday, July 22, 2019 - 11:00am
Monday, July 29, 2019 - 11:00am
Monday, August 5, 2019 - 11:00am
Monday, August 12, 2019 - 11:00am
Monday, August 19, 2019 - 11:00am
Monday, August 26, 2019 - 11:00am

For ages 4-6. For developing learners, this storytime features a school-like environment that teaches letters and numbers. Parents may choose to remain upstairs. Children must be at least 4 years old to attend.

Mondays at 11 am.

Andrew's Big Show

Tuesday, June 18, 2019 - 6:30pm
Andrews Big ShowJoin us for a comedy and variety show that's fun for the whole family! Andrew's high energy puts the audience in a great mood and is a great way to end a summer day. No registration is needed.

Dinoman Space

Tuesday, June 25, 2019 - 6:30pm
Dinoman“Through the solar system and beyond!”…is exactly where Dinoman takes his audience in this fast-paced exploration of the heavens. Dinoman Space uses dinosaurs, meteors, comets, liquid air, and a goldfish to give the audience a truly unique view of the universe. No registration is needed.

Popcorn Hat Players ALADDIN

Wednesday, June 19, 2019 - 11:30am
AladdinTwo identical shows at 10 am and 11:30 am. Join Aladdin and his super-powered Genie as he learns an important lesson in responsibility. Can Aladdin outwit the evil Fazeem and win the heart of the beautiful princess?  Remember, be careful what you wish for! No registration is needed.

Popcorn Hat Players ALADDIN

Wednesday, June 19, 2019 - 10:00am
AladdinTwo identical shows at 10 am and 11:30 am. Join Aladdin and his super-powered Genie as he learns an important lesson in responsibility. Can Aladdin outwit the evil Fazeem and win the heart of the beautiful princess?  Remember, be careful what you wish for! No registration is needed.

Rocketing Reptiles

Wednesday, June 26, 2019 - 10:00am
Jesse RothackerTwo identical shows at 10 am and 11:30 am.  Jesse Rothacker from Forgotten Friend Reptile Sanctuary brings his lovable lizards, turtles, alligators and snakes. The armor, invisibility and legless locomotion of reptiles can make them seem just like extraterrestrials! No registration is needed.

Rocketing Reptiles

Wednesday, June 26, 2019 - 11:30am
Jesse RothackerTwo identical shows at 10 am and 11:30 am.  Jesse Jesse Rothacker from Forgotten Friend Reptile Sanctuary brings his lovable lizards, turtles, alligators and snakes. The armor, invisibility and legless locomotion of reptiles can make them seem just like extraterrestrials! No registration is needed.

TEEN Ant Bot Derby

Thursday, July 11, 2019 - 1:00pm
AntBotTeens will work individually or in teams to create a moveable cardboard robot ant using a cell phone motor, then pit the ants against each other in an Ant Bot Derby.  All supplies and snacks provided. Registration required.

TEEN D & D

Thursday, July 25, 2019 - 1:00pm
TeenDDAmateurs and novices are all welcome to this introduction to Dungeons & Dragons. For teens entering grades 6-12. All supplies and snacks will be provided. Registration required.

TEEN Sea Turtle Rescue

Thursday, August 1, 2019 - 1:00pm
Sea Turtle RescuePresented by the National Aquarium.  Teens entering grades 6-12 will get hands-on experience with turtles, and will diagnose and treat their mock patients. All supplies and snacks will be provided. Registration required.

TEEN Open Game Hour

Thursday, June 20, 2019 - 3:00pm
GamesEvery Thursday at 3 pm. Bring your own game or choose from our wide assortment of tabletop, card, PS3, and oversized indoor/outdoor games. All supplies and snacks will be provided. No registration is needed.
 

TEEN Open Game Hour

Thursday, June 27, 2019 - 3:00pm
GamesEvery Thursday at 3 pm. Bring your own game or choose from our wide assortment of tabletop, card, PS3, and oversized indoor/outdoor games. All supplies and snacks will be provided. No registration is needed.
 

TEEN Open Game Hour

Thursday, July 11, 2019 - 3:00pm
GamesEvery Thursday at 3 pm. Bring your own game or choose from our wide assortment of tabletop, card, PS3, and oversized indoor/outdoor games. All supplies and snacks will be provided. No registration is needed.
 

TEEN Open Game Hour

Thursday, July 18, 2019 - 3:00pm
GamesEvery Thursday at 3 pm. Bring your own game or choose from our wide assortment of tabletop, card, PS3, and oversized indoor/outdoor games. All supplies and snacks will be provided. No registration is needed.
 

TEEN Open Game Hour

Thursday, July 25, 2019 - 3:00pm
GamesEvery Thursday at 3 pm. Bring your own game or choose from our wide assortment of tabletop, card, PS3, and oversized indoor/outdoor games. All supplies and snacks will be provided. No registration is needed.
 

TEEN Open Game Hour

Thursday, August 1, 2019 - 3:00pm
GamesEvery Thursday at 3 pm. Bring your own game or choose from our wide assortment of tabletop, card, PS3, and oversized indoor/outdoor games. All supplies and snacks will be provided. No registration is needed.
 

Holiday Closing

Wednesday, November 27, 2019 - 2:00pm

Thanksgiving ClosingThe Amelia Givin Library will be closing at 2 pm on Wednesday, November 27 and all day Thursday, November 28 for Thanksgiving. We will reopen on Friday, November 29 at 10 am.

Holiday Closing

Tuesday, December 24, 2019 (All day)

ChristmasHolidayClosingThe Amelia Givin Library will be closed on Tuesday and Wednesday, December 24 and 25 for the Christmas holiday. We will reopen on Thursday, December 26 at 10 am.

Holiday Closing

Wednesday, December 25, 2019 (All day)

ChristmasHolidayClosingThe Amelia Givin Library will be closed on Tuesday and Wednesday, December 24 and 25 for the Christmas holiday. We will reopen on Thursday, December 26 at 10 am.

Holiday Closing

Tuesday, December 31, 2019 - 2:00pm

New Year Holiday ClosingThe Amelia Givin Library will close at 2 pm on Tuesday, December 31 and will be closed all day Wednesday, January 1. We will reopen on Thursday, January 2 at 10 am.

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