“Imagine Your Story”
Release your inner Storyteller by reading for prizes, completing activities, and attending exciting programs. Incentives include food coupons, sporting tickets and more!
Available at all library branches.
May 30th – August 9th
Check out packed events calendars at adamslibrary.org/events
Adams County Library System
140 Baltimore Street
Gettysburg Area Middle School, Grades 6-8
Lincoln Elementary School, Grades K-5
James Gettys Elementary School, Grades K-5
Franklin Township Elementary School, Grades PK-5
Gettysburg Montessori Charter School, Grades PK-6
Vida Charter School/Escuela Vida Charter, Grades PK-6
St. Francis Xavier Charter School, Grades PK-8
Respective Solutions Group staff work with teachers to revisit school-day lessons while providing homework help, tutoring, and educational enrichment activities.
Components of this 21st Century Community Learning Center program include STEAM (science, technology, engineering, art and math), nutrition and fitness, positive behavior reinforcement, music and more!
We focus on creating educational, fun and safe environments for students to go after school.
10 Weeks of summer programming included
A 4-H animal club is a club that focuses solely on one specific animal instead of projects. Members without animals are still able to participate in an animal club by completing an animal-less project. Includes: Beef Club, Dairy Beef/Dairy Club, Goat Club, Horse Club, Poultry Club, Rabbit & Cavy Club, Sheep Club, Swine Club, Dog, Seeing Eye Puppy
Visit the 4-H Animal Club website for full details, or phone Carolyn McGraw, 717-334-6271.
Community Clubs do not focus on one specific project, they offer several different projects members can choose from. There is something for everyone.
Clubs are in New Oxford, Upper Adams, and York Springs
Visit the 4-H Community Club website for full details, or phone Trudy Gladhill at 717-334-6271.
Special Interest Clubs
Special Interest clubs focus on one specific project. Includes Craft Club, Teen Senate Club, East Berlin Shooting Sports, and Littlestown Shooting Sports
Visit the 4-H Special Interest Club website for full details, or phone Trudy Gladhill at 717-334-6271.
Adams County 4-H, Penn State Extension
670 Old Harrisburg Road, Suite 204
122 N. Peter Street, New Oxford
BABIES & BOOKS TODDLER TIME • PRESCHOOL PARTY • KNIT & CROCHET FOR HOMESCHOOLERS • ARTS & CRAFTS STORYTIME • BLOCK PARTY • ELEMENTARY ADVENTURES • STEM STORYTIME • LEGO AT THE LIBRARY
TEEN TAKEOVER • KNIT & CROCHET FOR HOMESCHOOLERS
Ages 8 – 12.
Jun 15-19, 8am-4 pm
Daily field trips to farms, orchards , farm markets, etc.
Master Gardeners teach about pollinators, culture, agriculture, gardening and more.
For registration and fees visit extension.psu.edu/programs/4-h/counties/adams
or contact 717-334-6271, firstname.lastname@example.org
Adams County Agricultural and Natural Resource Center
670 Old Harrisburg Rd., Gettysburg
For girls 5-17 years old in Adams County. Participants enjoy activities in areas of leadership, life skills, sports, arts, and more.
For meeting times and locations, as well as summer opportunities, visit http://www.gshpa.org
Weekly camps June 15 – August 7, 2020
Camp is hosted at Strawberry Hill with convenient pick-up and drop-off at the YWCA Gettysburg & Adams County.
Camp Strawberry Hill: Foxes (campers entering grades 1-3) and Bears (campers entering grades 4-6)
Campers will play, explore, and learn about their environment in Strawberry Hill’s outdoor classroom. Our knowledgeable staff utilize art, science, hiking, natural history, and observation to help campers develop problem-solving skills, self-confidence, and a love of nature. Our goal is to create a safe learning environment where young learners are encouraged to ask questions about the world around them!
Unplugged Outdoors: Teen Camp (campers entering grades 7-9)
For our oldest group of campers, activities are designed to be flexible to the group’s interests, allowing this age group more choices and plenty of adventure.
$175/week. Register online at StrawberryHill.org
Strawberry Hill Nature Preserve
1573 Mt. Hope Road, Fairfield