Simpson

Applebee's Dine-Out

Applebee'sDine out at Applebee's on Wednesday, August 14, from 11:00 am - 9:00 pm, and support the Friends of the Simpson Library.

 

Enjoy a meal that's filling - and fulfilling! When you dine at Applebee's a portion of your check will be donated to the Friends of the Simpson Public Library. Stop by the library to pick up a flyer, or download one now (PDF, 228KB, 1 page)

JoJo's Dine-Out

Jo Jo'sDine out at Jo Jo's on Wednesday, October 16, from 4:00 - 10:00 pm, and support the Friends of the Simpson Library. Enjoy family, friends, and great food at Jo Jo's of Mechanicsburg, and 15% of the cost of your meal will be donated to the Friends of the Joseph T. Simpson Public Library. Pick up a flyer at the library today, or print and fill out the online flyer (PDF, 162 KB, 1 page).

Tween Scene

Tween SceneStudents in grades 4-5 are invited to come to the library to make new friends and to try new activities. The topic for this month is meet and greet.

 

 

 

 

Kindergarten Club

Kindergarten ClubAll Kindergarten students are welcome to join us for a fun morning of activities based on school curriculum themes and presented in stories, songs, activities, and crafts. We will meet one Saturday of each month from 10:30 - 11:30 am. This month's topic is National Ice Cream Cone Day.

 

 

 

 

First Grade Club

First Grade ClubAll enrolled first grade students are welcome to join us for fun activities based on school curriculum themes and presented in stories, songs, activities, and crafts. We will meet one Saturday each month from 1:00 pm - 2:00 pm. This month's topic is Elephant Appreciation Day.

 

 

 

 

STEM Club (Grades 1-2)

STEM ClubImagine, design, explore, construct, and discover using Science, Technology, Engineering, or Math! First and second grade children will be encouraged to use critical thinking, teamwork, motor, and communication skills in these programs. This club meets on the third Tuesday of each month from 6:00 – 7:00 pm. This month's topic is Build a Rockin' School Bus.

 

 

 

STEM Club (Grades 3-5)

STEM ClubImagine, design, explore, construct, and discover using Science, Technology, Engineering, or Math! Third – fifth grade children will be encouraged to use critical thinking, teamwork, motor, and communication skills in these programs. This club meets on the third Tuesday of each month from 6:00 – 7:00 pm. This month's topic is Build a Pom Pom Sling Shot.

 

 

 

Teen Game Night

Game NightWhether you like board games, video games, or card games, we have something for everyone! Join us and enjoy competing with your friends, choosing from the wide variety of games we have in our awesome collection!

 

 


Rhyme Time

RhymetimeThis 20 minute program, offered 6 times each week, is designed for children 18-months old and younger and a parent. Children and their parents will sing songs, hear rhymes and short stories and play rhythmic games.

 

Mondays at 10:05 am, 10:35 am, and 5:15 pm

Wednesday at 5:15 pm

Rhyme Time

RhymetimeThis 20 minute program, offered 6 times each week, is designed for children 18-months old and younger and a parent. Children and their parents will sing songs, hear rhymes and short stories and play rhythmic games.

 

Mondays at 10:05 am, 10:35 am, and 5:15 pm

Wednesday at 5:15 pm

Toddler Time

ToddlertimeThis 20-minute program is offered six times a week. Parents sit with their 18-month to three-year-old children and listen to stories, sing songs, learn finger plays, play games and sometimes make a craft.

 

Monday at 11:10 am, 11:40 am and 5:45 pm

Wednesday at 5:45 pm

Thursday at 11:10 am and 11:40 am

 

 

 

 

Toddler Time

ToddlertimeThis 20-minute program is offered six times a week. Parents sit with their 18-month to three-year-old children and listen to stories, sing songs, learn finger plays, play games and sometimes make a craft.

 

Monday at 11:10 am, 11:40 am and 5:45 pm

Wednesday at 5:45 pm

Thursday at 11:10 am and 11:40 am

 

 

 

 

Story Time

StorytimeThis 45-minute program, appropriate for children who are three to six-years-old, is offered three times a week. The children listen to stories, sing songs, learn poems, play games and sometimes make a craft.  

 

Monday at 1:30 pm

Wednesday and Friday at 10:30 am

 

 

Ages: Three - Six Years

Story Time

StorytimeThis 45-minute program, appropriate for children who are three to six-years-old, is offered three times a week. The children listen to stories, sing songs, learn poems, play games and sometimes make a craft. 

 

 

 

 

 

Ages: Three - Six Years

Registration: Not Necessary

 

Rhyme Time

RhymetimeThis 20 minute program, offered 6 times each week, is designed for children 18-months old and younger and a parent. Children and their parents will sing songs, hear rhymes and short stories and play rhythmic games.

 

Mondays at 10:05 am, 10:35 am, and 5:15 pm

Wednesday at 5:15 pm

Toddler Time

ToddlertimeThis 20-minute program is offered six times a week. Parents sit with their 18-month to three-year-old children and listen to stories, sing songs, learn finger plays, play games and sometimes make a craft.

 

Monday at 11:10 am, 11:40 am and 5:45 pm

Wednesday at 5:45 pm

Thursday at 11:10 am and 11:40 am

 

 

Family Story Time

Family StorytimeBring your whole family for books, songs, rhymes, crafts  snacks. Through the joy of stories and interactions with others, children will expand their vocabulary, exercise their imagination, and develop their social and emotional skills. We will meet at 6:30 pm every Monday. This week's topic is Happy Birthday, Neil Armstrong!

 

 

Block Party!

Block PartyYou are invited to a BLOCK PARTY here at Simpson Public Library!

 

What is a BLOCK PARTY? It is an hour of fun just playing with wooden blocks and our play animals, vehicles and people! We will be hosting BLOCK PARTIES every month so come see what it is all about and have some CONSTRUCTIVE FUN!!!

 

Mayor’s Award Program

Reading ChampionOn Saturday, August 10 at 1:00, Mayor Ritter will be here at the library to present all of you summer readers with your Certificate of Achievement for reading all summer. Registration is required by Wednesday, August 7. Please register in person or call the library at 717-766-0171.

 

 

 

 

 

 

Rhyme Time

RhymetimeThis 20 minute program, offered 6 times each week, is designed for children 18-months old and younger and a parent. Children and their parents will sing songs, hear rhymes and short stories and play rhythmic games.

 

Mondays at 10:05 am, 10:35 am, and 5:15 pm

Wednesday at 5:15 pm

Rhyme Time

RhymetimeThis 20 minute program, offered 6 times each week, is designed for children 18-months old and younger and a parent. Children and their parents will sing songs, hear rhymes and short stories and play rhythmic games.

 

Mondays at 10:05 am, 10:35 am, and 5:15 pm

Wednesday at 5:15 pm

Toddler Time

ToddlertimeThis 20-minute program is offered six times a week. Parents sit with their 18-month to three-year-old children and listen to stories, sing songs, learn finger plays, play games and sometimes make a craft.

 

Monday at 11:10 am, 11:40 am and 5:45 pm

Wednesday at 5:45 pm

Thursday at 11:10 am and 11:40 am

 

 

 

 

Toddler Time

ToddlertimeThis 20-minute program is offered six times a week. Parents sit with their 18-month to three-year-old children and listen to stories, sing songs, learn finger plays, play games and sometimes make a craft.

 

Monday at 11:10 am, 11:40 am and 5:45 pm

Wednesday at 5:45 pm

Thursday at 11:10 am and 11:40 am

 

 

Story Time

StorytimeThis 45-minute program, appropriate for children who are three to six-years-old, is offered three times a week. The children listen to stories, sing songs, learn poems, play games and sometimes make a craft.  

 

Monday at 1:30 pm

Wednesday and Friday at 10:30 am

 

 

Ages: Three - Six Years

Rhyme Time

RhymetimeThis 20 minute program, offered 6 times each week, is designed for children 18-months old and younger and a parent. Children and their parents will sing songs, hear rhymes and short stories and play rhythmic games.

 

Mondays at 10:05 am, 10:35 am, and 5:15 pm

Wednesday at 5:15 pm

Toddler Time

ToddlertimeThis 20-minute program is offered six times a week. Parents sit with their 18-month to three-year-old children and listen to stories, sing songs, learn finger plays, play games and sometimes make a craft.

 

Monday at 11:10 am, 11:40 am and 5:45 pm

Wednesday at 5:45 pm

Thursday at 11:10 am and 11:40 am

 

 

Family Story Time

Family StorytimeBring your whole family for books, songs, rhymes, crafts  snacks. Through the joy of stories and interactions with others, children will expand their vocabulary, exercise their imagination, and develop their social and emotional skills. We will meet at 6:30 pm every Monday. This week's topic is National Teddy Bear Day.

 

 

Family Story Time

Family StorytimeBring your whole family for books, songs, rhymes, crafts  snacks. Through the joy of stories and interactions with others, children will expand their vocabulary, exercise their imagination, and develop their social and emotional skills. We will meet at 6:30 pm every Monday. This week's topic is National Construction Appreciation Day.

 

 

 

 

Family Story Time

Family StorytimeBring your whole family for books, songs, rhymes, crafts  snacks. Through the joy of stories and interactions with others, children will expand their vocabulary, exercise their imagination, and develop their social and emotional skills. We will meet at 6:30 pm every Monday. This week's topic is National Chicken Month.

 

 

 

 

Family Story Time

Family StorytimeBring your whole family for books, songs, rhymes, crafts  snacks. Through the joy of stories and interactions with others, children will expand their vocabulary, exercise their imagination, and develop their social and emotional skills. We will meet at 6:30 pm every Monday. This week's topic is National Love People Day.

 

 

 

 

Kindergarten Readiness Class

Children playing with blocks.

Will your child be attending Kindergarten in September 2020? Do you wonder if they will be prepared for this experience? Our Kindergarten Readiness Class may just be the answer for you! This series of nine classes is designed for your child AND you to attend. Registration will begin on Tuesday, September 3.

 

 

Kindergarten Readiness Class

Children playing with blocks.

Will your child be attending Kindergarten in September 2019? Do you wonder if they will be prepared for this experience? Our Kindergarten Readiness Class may just be the answer for you! This series of 9 classes is designed for your child AND you to attend. Registration will begin on Tuesday, September 3.

 

Story Time

StorytimeThis 45-minute program, appropriate for children who are three to six-years-old, is offered three times a week. The children listen to stories, sing songs, learn poems, play games and sometimes make a craft.  

 

Monday at 1:30 pm

Wednesday and Friday at 10:30 am

 

 

Ages: Three - Six Years

Block Party!

Block PartyYou are invited to a BLOCK PARTY here at Simpson Public Library!

 

What is a BLOCK PARTY? It is an hour of fun just playing with wooden blocks and our play animals, vehicles and people! We will be hosting BLOCK PARTIES every month so come see what it is all about and have some CONSTRUCTIVE FUN!!!

 

Teen Game Night

Game NightWhether you like board games, video games, or card games, we have something for everyone! Join us and enjoy competing with your friends, choosing from the wide variety of games we have in our awesome collection!

 

 


Rhyme Time

RhymetimeThis 20 minute program, offered 6 times each week, is designed for children 18-months old and younger and a parent. Children and their parents will sing songs, hear rhymes and short stories and play rhythmic games.

 

Mondays at 10:05 am, 10:35 am, and 5:15 pm

Wednesday at 5:15 pm

Rhyme Time

RhymetimeThis 20 minute program, offered 6 times each week, is designed for children 18-months old and younger and a parent. Children and their parents will sing songs, hear rhymes and short stories and play rhythmic games.

 

Mondays at 10:05 am, 10:35 am, and 5:15 pm

Wednesday at 5:15 pm

Toddler Time

ToddlertimeThis 20-minute program is offered six times a week. Parents sit with their 18-month to three-year-old children and listen to stories, sing songs, learn finger plays, play games and sometimes make a craft.

 

Monday at 11:10 am, 11:40 am and 5:45 pm

Wednesday at 5:45 pm

Thursday at 11:10 am and 11:40 am

 

 

 

 

Toddler Time

ToddlertimeThis 20-minute program is offered six times a week. Parents sit with their 18-month to three-year-old children and listen to stories, sing songs, learn finger plays, play games and sometimes make a craft.

 

Monday at 11:10 am, 11:40 am and 5:45 pm

Wednesday at 5:45 pm

Thursday at 11:10 am and 11:40 am

 

 

 

 

Story Time

StorytimeThis 45-minute program, appropriate for children who are three to six-years-old, is offered three times a week. The children listen to stories, sing songs, learn poems, play games and sometimes make a craft.  

 

Monday at 1:30 pm

Wednesday and Friday at 10:30 am

 

 

Ages: Three - Six Years

Story Time

StorytimeThis 45-minute program, appropriate for children who are three to six-years-old, is offered three times a week. The children listen to stories, sing songs, learn poems, play games and sometimes make a craft.  

 

Monday at 1:30 pm

Wednesday and Friday at 10:30 am

 

 

Ages: Three - Six Years

Rhyme Time

RhymetimeThis 20 minute program, offered 6 times each week, is designed for children 18-months old and younger and a parent. Children and their parents will sing songs, hear rhymes and short stories and play rhythmic games.

 

Mondays at 10:05 am, 10:35 am, and 5:15 pm

Wednesday at 5:15 pm

Toddler Time

ToddlertimeThis 20-minute program is offered six times a week. Parents sit with their 18-month to three-year-old children and listen to stories, sing songs, learn finger plays, play games and sometimes make a craft.

 

Monday at 11:10 am, 11:40 am and 5:45 pm

Wednesday at 5:45 pm

Thursday at 11:10 am and 11:40 am

 

 

Block Party!

Block PartyYou are invited to a BLOCK PARTY here at Simpson Public Library!

 

What is a BLOCK PARTY? It is an hour of fun just playing with wooden blocks and our play animals, vehicles and people! We will be hosting BLOCK PARTIES every month so come see what it is all about and have some CONSTRUCTIVE FUN!!!

 

First Grade Club

First Grade ClubAll enrolled first grade students are welcome to join us for fun activities based on school curriculum themes and presented in stories, songs, activities, and crafts. We will meet one Saturday each month from 1:00 pm - 2:00 pm. This month's topic is International Sloth Day.

 

 

 

 

Kindergarten Club

Kindergarten ClubAll Kindergarten students are welcome to join us for a fun morning of activities based on school curriculum themes and presented in stories, songs, activities, and crafts. We will meet one Saturday of each month from 10:30 - 11:30 am. This month's topic is National Pizza Month.

 

 

 

 

STEM Club (Grades 1-2)

STEM ClubImagine, design, explore, construct, and discover using Science, Technology, Engineering, or Math! First and second grade children will be encouraged to use critical thinking, teamwork, motor, and communication skills in these programs. This club meets on the third Tuesday of each month from 6:00 – 7:00 pm. This month's topic is Build Your Own Monster.

 

 

 

STEM Club (Grades 3-5)

STEM ClubImagine, design, explore, construct, and discover using Science, Technology, Engineering, or Math! Third – fifth grade children will be encouraged to use critical thinking, teamwork, motor, and communication skills in these programs. This club meets on the third Tuesday of each month from 6:00 – 7:00 pm. This month's topic is Haunted House Escape Room.

 

 

 

Family Story Time

Family StorytimeBring your whole family for books, songs, rhymes, crafts  snacks. Through the joy of stories and interactions with others, children will expand their vocabulary, exercise their imagination, and develop their social and emotional skills. We will meet at 6:30 pm every Monday. This week's topic is National Child Health Day.

 

 

Family Story Time

Family StorytimeBring your whole family for books, songs, rhymes, crafts  snacks. Through the joy of stories and interactions with others, children will expand their vocabulary, exercise their imagination, and develop their social and emotional skills. We will meet at 6:30 pm every Monday. This week's topic is National Dessert Day.

 

 

Family Story Time

Family StorytimeBring your whole family for books, songs, rhymes, crafts  snacks. Through the joy of stories and interactions with others, children will expand their vocabulary, exercise their imagination, and develop their social and emotional skills. We will meet at 6:30 pm every Monday. This week's topic is National Reptile Day.

 

 

Family Story Time

Family StorytimeBring your whole family for books, songs, rhymes, crafts  snacks. Through the joy of stories and interactions with others, children will expand their vocabulary, exercise their imagination, and develop their social and emotional skills. We will meet at 6:30 pm every Monday. This week's topic is Halloween.

 

 

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