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Cleve J. Fredricksen Library

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100 N 19th St
Camp Hill, PA 17011 United States
http://www.cumberlandcountylibraries.org/FRE

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November 2018

Free

Celebrating Diwali

November 2, 2018 @ 6:30 pm - 8:00 pm
Cleve J. Fredricksen Library, 100 N 19th St
Camp Hill, PA 17011 United States
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Come one, come all! Discover what Diwali - a joyous holiday from India - is all about! View video footage from the documentary, Presenting Diwali, followed by discussion and Q&A. Enjoy some Indian Classical dance and Bollywood singing. Indian food will be available for purchase from Banana Leaf Indian Cuisine. No registration necessary.

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Free

Gerrymandering and Pennsylvania: Where Do We Go from Here?

November 4, 2018 @ 1:30 pm - 2:30 pm
Cleve J. Fredricksen Library, 100 N 19th St
Camp Hill, PA 17011 United States
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Franklin Kury, author of Gerrymandering: a Guide To Congressional Redistricting, Dark Money and the U.S. Supreme Court, will discuss his book and its relationship to Pennsylvania. He will review the efforts to bring redistricting reform and what is needed to secure a permanent fair redistricting plan for our state. His remarks will be followed by a question and answer session and a book signing.

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Free

Foreign Film Friday: Jafar Panahi’s Taxi

November 9, 2018 @ 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Cleve J. Fredricksen Library, 100 N 19th St
Camp Hill, PA 17011 United States
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This lauded slice-of-life movie stars exiled Iranian filmmaker Jafar Panahi as he poses as a taxi driver in Tehran, in this series of portraits of everyday characters hiring his driving services. This film in not rated.

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Free

Blood Drive at Fredricksen

November 9, 2018 @ 4:30 pm - 7:00 pm
Cleve J. Fredricksen Library, 100 N 19th St
Camp Hill, PA 17011 United States
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Come and donate blood in Fredricksen's lower parking lot (Walnut Street) with The Central PA Blood Bank.

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Free

An Afternoon of Ella’s Greatest Hits

November 11, 2018 @ 1:30 pm - 2:30 pm
Cleve J. Fredricksen Library, 100 N 19th St
Camp Hill, PA 17011 United States
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Join Iva Jean Ambush and pianist, Donald Wolcott, for a beautiful autumn afternoon filled with tunes that were performed by the great Ella Fitzgerald. No registration necessary.

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Free

Volunteer Fair

November 13, 2018 @ 2:00 pm - 7:00 pm
Cleve J. Fredricksen Library, 100 N 19th St
Camp Hill, PA 17011 United States
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The library will host a variety of area organizations searching for volunteers of all ages. As a community resource center, the library strives to offer the opportunity for local organizations to connect with community members to see how they can best help each other. Learn about the needs they have for volunteers. For a list of participating organizations, visit the library's website.

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Free

Blood Pressure Screenings

November 15, 2018 @ 9:30 am - 1:00 pm
Cleve J. Fredricksen Library, 100 N 19th St
Camp Hill, PA 17011 United States
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Geisinger Holy Spirit partnered with Fredricksen Library to offer free Blood Pressure Screenings. For your convenience, three parking spaces are reserved near the main entrance.

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December 2018

Free

Curl Up with the Classics: Holiday Favorites

December 4, 2018 @ 10:00 am - 11:00 am
Cleve J. Fredricksen Library, 100 N 19th St
Camp Hill, PA 17011 United States
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Curl up with the Classics with our daytime book discussions. This month we’ll discuss a trio of holiday favorites – The Gift of the Magi by O. Henry, The Little Match Girl by Hans Christian Anderson and How the Grinch Stole Christmas by Dr. Seuss. You must read or listen to the book to attend. Registration is required.

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Free

Teen Gingerbread Extravaganza

December 9, 2018 @ 1:30 pm - 4:00 pm
Cleve J. Fredricksen Library, 100 N 19th St
Camp Hill, PA 17011 United States
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Join us for our annual Gingerbread Extravaganza. Create your own Gingerbread House with kits and lots of extras to make a unique ginger wonder. Plus holiday movies, hot cocoa and awesome book prizes! For teens ages 12-18 with a $3.00 fee to be paid at the event. Registration is required.

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Free

Harp and Handbells Holiday Concert

December 10, 2018 @ 7:00 pm - 8:30 pm
Cleve J. Fredricksen Library, 100 N 19th St
Camp Hill, PA 17011 United States
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Get into the holiday spirit with a relaxing evening of carols and holiday music. We welcome Louis Lynch (harpist) and the First UMC Handbell Choir, who will delight your senses and transport you from the hustle and bustle of the holiday season with a variety of music to soothe and rest your soul. No registration necessary.

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Free

Foreign Film Friday: Bye Bye Germany

December 14, 2018 @ 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Cleve J. Fredricksen Library, 100 N 19th St
Camp Hill, PA 17011 United States
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FROM GERMANY: Frankfurt, 1946. David and his Jewish friends have escaped the Nazi regime and are now dreaming of leaving for America. But how will they get the money in these tough post-war times?

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Free

Family Movie Night

December 21, 2018 @ 6:30 pm - 8:00 pm
Cleve J. Fredricksen Library, 100 N 19th St
Camp Hill, PA 17011 United States
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We will be showing a G or PG rated movie. Free popcorn will be served. All ages welcome and all children must be accompanied by an adult. No registration necessary.

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January 2019

Free

Moving Forward Book Group: Unforgettable by Scott Simon

January 2, 2019 @ 1:00 pm - 2:00 pm
Cleve J. Fredricksen Library, 100 N 19th St
Camp Hill, PA 17011 United States
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Join us for our new book discussion series, Moving Forward, geared towards those who have suffered a loss or tragedy and could use an infusion of hope. In cooperation with Hospice of Central PA, we will be reading books focusing on the redemptive power of the human spirit and will meet the first Wednesday of the month. January’s choice is Unforgettable: A Son, a Mother, and the Lessons of a Lifetime by Scott Simon. Registration is required.

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Free

Fantasy Roleplaying: Index Card RPG

January 4, 2019 @ 6:00 pm - 9:00 pm
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An event every 2 weeks that begins at 6:00pm on Friday, repeating until January 18, 2019

Cleve J. Fredricksen Library, 100 N 19th St
Camp Hill, PA 17011 United States
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Interested in Dungeons & Dragons but wished it was less time-consuming? Here is your chance to try the Index Card Role Playing Game (ICRPG). Join us on the 1st and 3rd Fridays of every month while we play in this new format. The game play is shorter and more interactive, the rules are simpler, there is minimal math involved, and it’s still a great time gaming together!Registration required.

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Free

Curl up with the Classics: The Secret Garden

January 8, 2019 @ 10:00 am - 11:00 am
Cleve J. Fredricksen Library, 100 N 19th St
Camp Hill, PA 17011 United States
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Curl up with the Classics with our daytime book discussions. The best known of Frances Hodgson Burnett's works, The Secret Garden appeals to both young and old alike. Commonsense, truth and kindness, compassion and a belief in the essential goodness of human beings lie at the heart of this unforgettable story. You must read or listen to the book to attend. Registration is required.

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Free

Foreign Film Friday: Hotel Salvation

January 11, 2019 @ 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Cleve J. Fredricksen Library, 100 N 19th St
Camp Hill, PA 17011 United States
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FROM INDIA: A dream convinces 77-year-old Daya that his end could be near. He convinces his hesitant son, Rajiv, to journey with him to the holy city of Varanasi and end the cycle of rebirth by attaining salvation. This film is not rated.

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Free

Blood Drive at Fredricksen

January 11, 2019 @ 4:00 pm - 7:30 pm
Cleve J. Fredricksen Library, 100 N 19th St
Camp Hill, PA 17011 United States
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Come and donate blood in Fredricksen's lower parking lot (Walnut Street)with The Central PA Blood Bank.

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Free

The Music of Los Monstros

January 13, 2019 @ 1:30 pm - 3:00 pm
Cleve J. Fredricksen Library, 100 N 19th St
Camp Hill, PA 17011 United States
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Join us as we heat up a cold winter day with the hot Latin & Caribbean tunes of Los Monstros! Melt those winter blues away with favorite current hits, re-arrangements of classic songs from all genres ranging from popular American love songs to classic salsa, bachata & merengue, and classic reggae.

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Free

Winter Story Times

January 14, 2019 - February 22, 2019
Cleve J. Fredricksen Library, 100 N 19th St
Camp Hill, PA 17011 United States
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Join us at these age appropriate programs that promote literacy and provide a fun first experience at the library. These story times will help increase children’s vocabulary, comprehension and ability to interact socially. Story times are six-week session. Sessions available for babies - K. Call the library for specific session days and times.

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Free

Pennsylvania Books: The Story of our State

January 15, 2019 @ 6:00 pm - 7:00 pm
Cleve J. Fredricksen Library, 100 N 19th St
Camp Hill, PA 17011 United States
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Brian Lockman, President and CEO of the Pennsylvania Cable Network and host of thr popular interview show, PA Books, will share some of his favorites from 20 years of talking with authors. Sponsored by Friends of Fredricksen Library. No registration necessary.

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Free

Family Movie Night

January 18, 2019 @ 6:30 pm - 8:00 pm
Cleve J. Fredricksen Library, 100 N 19th St
Camp Hill, PA 17011 United States
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We will be showing a G or PG rated movie. Free popcorn will be served. All ages welcome and all children must be accompanied by an adult. No registration necessary.

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Free

What You Missed in History: MLK – the Man, the Myth, the Martyr

January 21, 2019 @ 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Cleve J. Fredricksen Library, 100 N 19th St
Camp Hill, PA 17011 United States
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On this Martin Luther King Jr. Day, we will hear from Joseph Robinson, president of the Martin Luther King Leadership Development Institute, who will delve into the layers of who MLK was beyond the surface. Come expecting an engaging, eye-opening, and interactive discussion of Dr. King's life and life's work. Discussion to follow. Two presentations available for differing age groups: 1 pm: 18 years and up, 7 pm: all ages.

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Free

Indie Film Friday

January 25, 2019 @ 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Cleve J. Fredricksen Library, 100 N 19th St
Camp Hill, PA 17011 United States
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FROM THE USA: Loving celebrates the real-life courage and commitment of an interracial couple, Richard and Mildred Loving, who married and then spent the next nine years fighting for the right to live as a family in their hometown. Film shows at 2 pm and 7 pm. Rated PG-13.

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Free

Fredricksen Reads: Dinner with Edward by Isabel Vincent

January 28, 2019 @ 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Cleve J. Fredricksen Library, 100 N 19th St
Camp Hill, PA 17011 United States
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Become a part of Fredricksen Reads, our series of book discussions. This month's choice begins when Isabel meets Edward. Both are at a crossroads, but as they eventually meet weekly for the glorious dinners that Edward prepares, Edward is teaching Isabel the luxury of slowing down and taking the time to think through everything she does. Registration required.

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February 2019

Free

Blind Date with a Book

February 1, 2019
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An event every day that begins at 12:00am, repeating until February 28, 2019

Cleve J. Fredricksen Library, 100 N 19th St
Camp Hill, PA 17011 United States
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We all try not to judge a book by its cover, but now's your chance! Stop by the library, check out our Teen Book Display and pick out your "date." Once you are done reading, fill out the Rate Your Date card inside the book for a chance to win a prize. Drop off your cards at the Reference Desk. For teens ages 12 - 18.

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Free

Lincoln – Lies, Legends and Myths

February 2, 2019 @ 1:30 pm - 2:30 pm
Cleve J. Fredricksen Library, 100 N 19th St
Camp Hill, PA 17011 United States
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Highly-acclaimed Abraham Lincoln aficionado and actor, James Hayney, will set the record straight, separating fact from fiction. The Daytime Academy series is made possible by a grant from Harsco Corporation, honoring the memory of Derek C. Hathaway and his passion for life-long learning. No registration necessary.

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$10 – $50

Great Decisions 2019

February 4, 2019 @ 1:00 pm - 2:30 pm
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An event every 2 weeks that begins at 1:00pm on Monday, repeating until May 13, 2019

Cleve J. Fredricksen Library, 100 N 19th St
Camp Hill, PA 17011 United States
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Great Decisions is America's largest discussion program on world affairs. The program model involves reading the Great Decisions Briefing Book, watching the DVD and meeting expert speakers in a Discussion Group to discuss the most critical global issues facing America today. Each year, eight topics are chosen by Foreign Policy Association's panel of experts. In partnership with the World Affairs Council of Harrisburg, this year's discussions will meet every other Monday afternoon at 1:00 pm.

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Free

Kid’s Biography Club

February 4, 2019 @ 5:00 pm - 6:00 pm
Cleve J. Fredricksen Library, 100 N 19th St
Camp Hill, PA 17011 United States
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Meet someone new in our popular Biography Club! Explore the lives of children that changed the world through activities and crafts. This month we focus on Anne Frank, whose diary documented her life in hiding during the Holocaust. For ages 6 – 9 with registration required.

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Free

The Radical Rosa Parks

February 5, 2019 @ 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Cleve J. Fredricksen Library, 100 N 19th St
Camp Hill, PA 17011 United States
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Rosa Parks had over a decade of activism under her belt before she made her bus stance, and she’d actively struggle for black freedoms for five decades afterwards. Join Say Burgin of Dickinson College, who will enlighten us to the longer, more radical life history of Mrs. Rosa Parks. No registration necessary.

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Free

Moving Forward Book Group: Umami by Laia Jufresa

February 6, 2019 @ 1:00 pm - 2:00 pm
Cleve J. Fredricksen Library, 100 N 19th St
Camp Hill, PA 17011 United States
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Join us for our new book discussion series, Moving Forward, geared towards those who have suffered a loss or tragedy and could use an infusion of hope. In cooperation with Hospice of Central PA, we will be reading books focusing on the redemptive power of the human spirit and will meet the first Wednesday of the month. February’s choice is Umami by Laia Jufresa - a thoughtful, eccentric, and heart-wrenching interwoven story told from the perspective of neighbors living in…

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Free

Valentine’s Day Science

February 6, 2019 @ 4:30 pm - 5:30 pm
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An event every week that begins at 4:30pm on Wednesday, repeating until February 13, 2019

Cleve J. Fredricksen Library, 100 N 19th St
Camp Hill, PA 17011 United States
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Celebrate love with science by participating in heart-filled fun STEM activities! We will be making LED paper flowers, playing Heart Bingo and more! For children ages 6 – 8 with registration required.

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Free

Foreign Film Friday: The Wedding Plan

February 8, 2019 @ 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm
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Film shows at 2 pm and 7 pm
Cleve J. Fredricksen Library, 100 N 19th St
Camp Hill, PA 17011 United States
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FROM ISRAEL: At 32, Michal, an Orthodox Jewish woman, is finally looking forward to the comfort and security of marriage, when she is blindsided by her fiancé's decision to call off the wedding with only a month's notice

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Keating Jazz Orchestra’s Two-Beat Dames

February 9, 2019 @ 1:30 pm - 3:00 pm
Cleve J. Fredricksen Library, 100 N 19th St
Camp Hill, PA 17011 United States
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For your entertainment, KJO’s Two-Beat Dames will be performing music from the 1920s and Dixieland. No registration necessary.

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Free

An Afternoon with Martha Washington

February 10, 2019 @ 1:30 pm - 2:30 pm
Cleve J. Fredricksen Library, 100 N 19th St
Camp Hill, PA 17011 United States
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Presidents’ Day is almost here, but what about the First Ladies? Did you know that - unlike most women in Virginia in the early 1700s - Martha Washington learned to read and write? Join Alisa Dupuy from Ladies of History with her first-person portrayal of Martha Dandridge Curtis Washington. She will wow you with insider knowledge of this intricate and formidable first lady. No registration necessary.

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Free

Read to Dogs

February 21, 2019 @ 6:30 pm - 8:00 pm
Cleve J. Fredricksen Library, 100 N 19th St
Camp Hill, PA 17011 United States
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Specially trained dogs from K-PETs will be at the library to listen to children read aloud. This program is helpful to children who may be shy or reluctant to read aloud. For budding readers 12 and under. Registration is required.

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Free

Oscar Nominated Short Films

February 22, 2019 @ 2:00 pm - 5:00 pm
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2/22 - film times are 2 pm and 7 pm; 2/23 films at 2 pm
Cleve J. Fredricksen Library, 100 N 19th St
Camp Hill, PA 17011 United States
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The Oscars are almost here and we have your opportunity to see the Oscar-Nominated Short Films before the awards are given! Join us on Friday as we view the nominees from the following categories: 2:00 pm- 5:00 pm - Documentary Short Films* 7:00 pm- 9:00 pm - Live Action Short Films* Come back on Saturday, February 23 from 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm for the Animated Short Films *Not recommended for ages 17 & under without parental permission. No registration…

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March 2019

Free

Curl Up with the Classics: The Red Badge of Courage

March 5, 2019 @ 10:00 am - 11:00 am
Cleve J. Fredricksen Library, 100 N 19th St
Camp Hill, PA 17011 United States
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Curl up with the Classics with our daytime book discussions. This month's, The Red Badge of Courage by Stephen Crane, changed the way people looked at war and became an instant American classic. You must read or listen to the book to attend. Registration is required.

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Free

First Ladies: More than a Dress!

March 5, 2019 @ 6:30 pm - 8:30 pm
Cleve J. Fredricksen Library, 100 N 19th St
Camp Hill, PA 17011 United States
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Join The American Association of University Women (AAUW) and Dr. Carol Nechemias to learn more about the First Ladies' place in history and some little-known aspects about their lives. No registration necessary.

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Free

Blood Drive at Fredricksen Library

March 8, 2019 @ 4:00 pm - 7:30 pm
Cleve J. Fredricksen Library, 100 N 19th St
Camp Hill, PA 17011 United States
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Come and donate blood in Fredricksen Library's lower parking lot (Walnut Street) with The Central PA Blood Bank.

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Free

Civilians of Gettysburg

March 12, 2019 @ 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Cleve J. Fredricksen Library, 100 N 19th St
Camp Hill, PA 17011 United States
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Join Steve Anderson, actor, storyteller, and living history interpreter, as he explores the stories of the ordinary people of Gettysburg, during the extraordinary circumstances of the Battle.

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Free

A Celtic Concert with Seasons!

March 16, 2019 @ 1:30 pm - 3:00 pm
Cleve J. Fredricksen Library, 100 N 19th St
Camp Hill, PA 17011 United States
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We welcome St. Patrick's Day with the musical styling of Seasons. Join us for a Celtic concert in the library's beautiful atrium. No registration necessary.

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$5.00

Learn about Pruning Essentials

March 19, 2019 @ 7:00 pm - 8:30 pm
Cleve J. Fredricksen Library, 100 N 19th St
Camp Hill, PA 17011 United States
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Learn about the essentials of pruning techniques at the next Gardening with Nature program on Tuesday, March 19, 2019 from 7:00 to 8:30 p.m., at the Cleve J. Fredricksen Library, located at 100 N. 19th Street in Camp Hill. Penn State Master Gardeners in Cumberland County are hosting this monthly series of informal presentations on environmentally-friendly gardening topics from February through October. Questions about pruning are among those most frequently asked of Master Gardeners. Learn HOW and WHEN to prune…

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Free

One Book, One Community Book Discussion

March 23, 2019 @ 3:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Cleve J. Fredricksen Library, 100 N 19th St
Camp Hill, PA 17011 United States
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Join your community as we discuss this year's One Book, One Community choice: Killers of the Flower Moon: The Osage Murders and the Birth of the FBI by David Grann. You must have read or listened to the book to participate. Registration is required.

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Free

Plant Science, A Longwood Gardens Community Read

March 26, 2019 @ 6:30 pm - 7:30 pm
Cleve J. Fredricksen Library, 100 N 19th St
Camp Hill, PA 17011 United States
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Children, accompanied by an adult, will enjoy the Longwood Gardens Community Read selection, The Reason for a Flower, before engaging in hands-on activities that increase their knowledge of plants. Grades K – 2 with registration required.

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April 2019

Free

Curl up with the Classics: Little Women

April 2, 2019 @ 10:00 am - 11:00 am
Cleve J. Fredricksen Library, 100 N 19th St
Camp Hill, PA 17011 United States
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Curl up with the Classics with our daytime book discussions. Louisa May Alcott's Little Women explores such timeless themes as love and death, war and peace, the conflict between personal ambition and family responsibilities, and the clash of cultures between Europe and America. You must have read or listened to the book to participate. Registration is required.

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Free

Estate, Financial and Long Term Care Planning

April 2, 2019 @ 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Cleve J. Fredricksen Library, 100 N 19th St
Camp Hill, PA 17011 United States
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The lack of proper estate, financial and long term care planning can exact a serious emotional and financial toll upon your family. Attorney Brian J. Hinkle from Mette, Evans & Woodside and Anthony M. Conte from Conte Wealth Advisors will address estate, financial and long term care planning issues that affect all of us as we grow older. Topics that Attorney Hinkle and Mr. Conte will address during this seminar include the need for basic estate planning documents and various…

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Blood Pressure Screenings with UPMC Pinnacle

April 4, 2019 @ 11:00 am - 1:00 pm
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An event every month that begins at 11:00am on day Third of the month, repeating until April 18, 2019

Cleve J. Fredricksen Library, 100 N 19th St
Camp Hill, PA 17011 United States
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UPMC Pinnacle is now partnering with Fredricksen Library to offer free Blood Pressure Screenings the first and third Thursday of every month. For your convenience, three parking spaces are reserved near the main entrance.

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Free

Pennsylvania Trivia from A – Z

April 9, 2019 @ 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Cleve J. Fredricksen Library, 100 N 19th St
Camp Hill, PA 17011 United States
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Test your knowledge of Pennsylvania trivia with John Maietta and explore a wealth of fascinating facts from state history, popular culture, and current events. No registration necessary.

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Free

Plot Twisters

April 11, 2019 @ 6:30 pm - 8:30 pm
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An event every 2 weeks that begins at 6:30pm on Thursday, repeating until April 25, 2019

Cleve J. Fredricksen Library, 100 N 19th St
Camp Hill, PA 17011 United States
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Plot Twisters is a dynamic group of teen writers. Beginners and writers of all genres are welcome. Join us to share your work, your struggles, your successes and lots of laughs as we work through plot problems, editing issues and seek constructive feedback. Quiet individual work from 6:30 pm - 7 pm. Shared work from 7 pm - 8:30 pm. For teens ages 15-18.

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Foreign Film Friday: Oh Lucy

April 12, 2019 @ 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm
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Film shows at 2 pm and 7 pm
Cleve J. Fredricksen Library, 100 N 19th St
Camp Hill, PA 17011 United States
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FROM THE USA/JAPAN: Bored Tokyo lady Setsuko breaks free of her monotonous life when her niece convinces her to enroll in an unorthodox English class. This film is not rated. No registration needed. Sponsored by Jane and Bill Murray.

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Free

Book vs. Movie – Bridge to Terabithia

April 13, 2019 @ 1:30 pm - 3:30 pm
Cleve J. Fredricksen Library, 100 N 19th St
Camp Hill, PA 17011 United States
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Come join us to discuss fantastic books and watch the movies made from them! You must have the book read before attending the event - this month's pick is Bridge to Terabithia by Katherine Paterson. For children ages 5 -8 with no registration necessary.

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Free

The Music of Hiroya Tsukamoto

April 14, 2019 @ 1:30 pm - 3:00 pm
Cleve J. Fredricksen Library, 100 N 19th St
Camp Hill, PA 17011 United States
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Fredricksen Library welcomes Hiroya Tsukamoto, a guitarist and composer from Japan (now based in New York). His highly-acclaimed "new folkloric music" has captured the attention of music critics everywhere. He is not only a highly-skilled guitarist, but also a skilled songwriter, poetic spirit, and an engaging story teller. No registration needed. Sponsored by the McCormick Family Foundation.

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Read to Dogs

April 18, 2019 @ 6:30 pm - 8:00 pm
Cleve J. Fredricksen Library, 100 N 19th St
Camp Hill, PA 17011 United States
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Specially trained dogs from K-PETs will be at the library to listen to children read aloud. This program is intended for children who may be shy or reluctant to read aloud to practice reading independently. For budding readers 12 and under with registration required.

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Free

Fredricksen Reads: Beartown by Fredrik Backman

April 22, 2019 @ 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Cleve J. Fredricksen Library, 100 N 19th St
Camp Hill, PA 17011 United States
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Become a part of Fredricksen Reads, our series of book discussions. This month's book is by the bestselling author of A Man Called Ove. Beartown explores the hopes that bring a small community together, the secrets that tear it apart, and the courage it takes for an individual to go against the grain. You must have read or listened to the book to participate. Registration is required.

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Free

Journey of an author with John Benedict

April 23, 2019 @ 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Cleve J. Fredricksen Library, 100 N 19th St
Camp Hill, PA 17011 United States
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Local author John Benedict will share his experience about the writing and publishing process.

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Free

Friends of Fredricksen Book and Media Sale

April 25, 2019 - April 28, 2019
Cleve J. Fredricksen Library, 100 N 19th St
Camp Hill, PA 17011 United States
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Support Fredricksen Library by shopping the Spring Book and Media Sale. Items include books for all ages, media, games, puzzles and more. Hours vary each day; visit the library's website for specifics.

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Free

Flower Show ‘Books of the Library’

April 25, 2019 @ 3:00 pm - 6:00 pm
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One event on April 26, 2019 at 11:00am

One event on April 27, 2019 at 1:00pm

Cleve J. Fredricksen Library, 100 N 19th St
Camp Hill, PA 17011 United States
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Press Release: The Penn-Cumberland Garden Club (PCGC) will present “Books at the Library”, a National Garden Clubs' Horticulture Specialty Flower Show, at the Cleve J. Fredricksen Library, 100 North 19th Street, Camp Hill. The Show is Free and Open to the Public, Friday, April 26, 11 am-9 pm and Saturday, April 27, 1-4 pm. All amateur gardeners are invited to exhibit. The exhibits include willow branches with catkins, flowering tree branches, flowering shrub branches, and flowering perennials and bulbs. Entries…

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Flower Show “Books at the Library”

April 25, 2019 @ 3:00 pm - 6:00 pm
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April 25 date is for exhibit drop off, only
Cleve J. Fredricksen Library, 100 N 19th St
Camp Hill, PA 17011 United States
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The Penn-Cumberland Garden Club (PCGC) will present “Books at the Library”, a National Garden Clubs' Horticulture Specialty Flower Show, at the Cleve J. Fredricksen Library, 100 North 19th Street, Camp Hill. The Show is Free and Open to the Public, Friday, April 26, 11 am-9 pm and Saturday, April 27, 1-4 pm. All amateur gardeners are invited to exhibit. The exhibits include willow branches with catkins, flowering tree branches, flowering shrub branches, and flowering perennials and bulbs. Entries will be…

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Flower Sale “Books at the Library”

April 25, 2019 @ 3:00 pm - 6:00 pm
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One event on April 26, 2019 at 11:00am

One event on April 27, 2019 at 1:00pm

Cleve J. Fredricksen Library, 100 N 19th St
Camp Hill, PA 17011 United States
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The Penn-Cumberland Garden Club (PCGC) will present “Books at the Library”, a National Garden Clubs' Horticulture Specialty Flower Show, at the Cleve J. Fredricksen Library, 100 North 19th Street, Camp Hill. The Show is Free and Open to the Public, Friday, April 26, 11 am-9 pm and Saturday, April 27, 1-4 pm. All amateur gardeners are invited to exhibit. The exhibits include willow branches with catkins, flowering tree branches, flowering shrub branches, and flowering perennials and bulbs. Entries will be…

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Children’s Book Week

April 29, 2019
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An event every day that begins at 12:00am, repeating until May 5, 2019

Cleve J. Fredricksen Library, 100 N 19th St
Camp Hill, PA 17011 United States
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Celebrate Children's Book Week at the library with a scavenger hunt and vote in the 11th Annual Children's and Teen Choice Book Awards.

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May 2019

Free

Moving Forward Book Group

May 1, 2019 @ 1:00 pm - 2:00 pm
Cleve J. Fredricksen Library, 100 N 19th St
Camp Hill, PA 17011 United States
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Join us for our new book discussion series, Moving Forward, geared towards those who have suffered a loss or tragedy and could use an infusion of hope in cooperation with Hospice of Central PA. May’s choice is Clock Dance by Anne Tyler. Clock Dance brings us the everyday life of a woman who decides it’s never too late to change direction, and choose your own path. You must have read or listened to the book to attend. Registration is required.

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Blood Pressure Screenings with UPMC Pinnacle

May 2, 2019 @ 11:00 am - 1:00 pm
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An event every 2 weeks that begins at 11:00am on Thursday, repeating until May 16, 2019

Cleve J. Fredricksen Library, 100 N 19th St
Camp Hill, PA 17011 United States
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UPMC Pinnacle is now partnering with Fredricksen Library to offer free Blood Pressure Screenings the first and third Thursday of every month. For your convenience, 3 parking spaces are reserved near the main entrance.

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Foreign Film Friday: La Familia

May 10, 2019 @ 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Cleve J. Fredricksen Library, 100 N 19th St
Camp Hill, PA 17011 United States
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FROM VENEZUELA: Twelve-year-old Pedro roams the streets with his friends, raised by the violent urban atmosphere around him in a working class district of Caracas. This film is not rated. No registration necessary.

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Blood Drive at Fredricksen

May 10, 2019 @ 4:00 pm - 7:30 pm
Cleve J. Fredricksen Library, 100 N 19th St
Camp Hill, PA 17011 United States
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Come and donate blood in Fredricksen Library's lower parking lot (Walnut Street) with The Central PA Blood Bank.

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Homeowners: Beware of Summer Hazards!

May 13, 2019 @ 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Cleve J. Fredricksen Library, 100 N 19th St
Camp Hill, PA 17011 United States
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Summertime means spending more time outside your home with family and friends. Neighbors stopping by to say hello. All of which can increase your exposure to liability around your home. Attorney Kathi Simpson of Mette Evans and Woodside will help you identify potential home hazards that put you at risk and nderstand the legal liabilities homeowners can face. No registration necessary.

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Fredricksen Reads: The Library Book by Susan Orlean

May 13, 2019 @ 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Cleve J. Fredricksen Library, 100 N 19th St
Camp Hill, PA 17011 United States
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Become a part of Fredricksen Reads, our series of book discussions. Brimming with her signature wit, insight, compassion, and talent for deep research, The Library Book is Susan Orlean’s thrilling journey through the stacks that reveals how these beloved institutions provide much more than just books. You must have read or listened to the book to participate. Registration is required.

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Read to Dogs

May 16, 2019 @ 6:30 pm - 7:30 pm
Cleve J. Fredricksen Library, 100 N 19th St
Camp Hill, PA 17011 United States
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Specially trained dogs from K-PETs will be at the library to listen to children read aloud. This program is intended for children who may be shy or reluctant to read aloud to practice reading independently. For budding readers 12 and under with registration required.

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Foreign Film Friday: The Third Murder

May 24, 2019 @ 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Cleve J. Fredricksen Library, 100 N 19th St
Camp Hill, PA 17011 United States
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FROM JAPAN: Leading attorney Shigemori takes on the defense of murder-robbery suspect Misumi who served jail time for another murder 30 years ago. This film is not rated. No registration needed. Sponsored by Jane and Bill Murray.

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Teen Makerspace Nights

May 28, 2019 @ 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Cleve J. Fredricksen Library, 100 N 19th St
Camp Hill, PA 17011 United States
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The Kunkel Creation Station (KCS) will serve as an idea lab and creation space for teens to explore their creativity and cultivate their imaginations in interactive, hands-on ways! Bring a friend and stop by to tinker with the 3D printer, create something out of duct tape, or collaborate on projects with other teens. No registration necessary.

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Celebrating Pete Seeger

May 28, 2019 @ 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Cleve J. Fredricksen Library, 100 N 19th St
Camp Hill, PA 17011 United States
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May 2019 is the 100th anniversary of the birth of Pete Seeger and we invite you to remember him with local band, Hard Travelin'. They will share Pete's incredible contributions to advancing the cause of justice, peace, solidarity, and the environment, as well as play his best-known works. No registration necessary.

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June 2019

Free

Community Plant Swap

June 8, 2019 @ 1:30 pm - 3:30 pm
Cleve J. Fredricksen Library, 100 N 19th St
Camp Hill, PA 17011 United States
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Here's a chance to share what you have in abundance and find something new for your garden! Bring as many plants as you would like to take home. Plants should be divided in advance and in containers. No invasive plants, please. Master Gardeners on site to help categorize and answer questions. No registration necessary.

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Summer Reading Kickoff- A Universe of Stories

June 9, 2019 @ 1:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Cleve J. Fredricksen Library, 100 N 19th St
Camp Hill, PA 17011 United States
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It's Summer Reading time at the library! Kickoff this space-themed summer by traveling a long time ago in a galaxy far, far away. Grab your favorite droid and join the 501st Legion here with Star Wars Stormtroopers (1 pm - 3 pm), as well as some more Star Wars characters (1 pm – 3 pm) from The Enchanted Teapot. Join us for a mini-concert with one-man-band Nick Disanto (3 pm - 3:45 pm). There will be games, crafts, activities and…

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Trinidad & Tobago Steel Orchestra Concert

June 13, 2019 @ 7:00 pm - 8:30 pm
Cleve J. Fredricksen Library, 100 N 19th St
Camp Hill, PA 17011 United States
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Fredricksen Library's annual Concert on the Lawn with Trinidad & Tobago Baltimore Steel Orchestra. Join us for a dynamic evening as they bring a touch of the Caribbean to Camp Hill. This stunning group, named Baltimore's official steel drum band, are masters of the steel drum. Their vivacious tropical music rounds out a lively show for all ages! (Rain date: Thursday, June 20 at 7:00 pm) No registration necessary. Sponsored by the McCormick Family Foundation.

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Lucky #7

June 24, 2019 @ 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Cleve J. Fredricksen Library, 100 N 19th St
Camp Hill, PA 17011 United States
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Bring a lawn chair, relax, and enjoy West Shore Symphony’s “Lucky #7” program of pops and patriotic tunes, featuring the music of Billy Joel, Jerome Kern, Meredith Wilson and, of course, Themes from 007. NOTE: Rain date Tuesday, June 25 @ 7:00pm.

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West Shore Symphony Orchestra Concert

June 24, 2019 @ 7:00 pm - 8:30 pm
Cleve J. Fredricksen Library, 100 N 19th St
Camp Hill, PA 17011 United States
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Join us on the lawn of the library as the West Shore Symphony Orchestra delights us, once again, with some great light classical works as well as the hits of Hollywood and Broadway. Rain date - June 25

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July 2019

Free

Zoo America at the Library!

July 9, 2019 @ 10:30 am - 11:30 am
Cleve J. Fredricksen Library, 100 N 19th St
Camp Hill, PA 17011 United States
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Fredricksen Library welcomes Zoo America and their furry friends for a fun filled family program. Seating limited. All ages. No registration necessary.

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Foreign Film Friday: I am Not a Witch

July 12, 2019 @ 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Cleve J. Fredricksen Library, 100 N 19th St
Camp Hill, PA 17011 United States
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FROM ZAMBIA & THE UK: When 9-year old orphan Shula is accused of witchcraft, she is exiled to a witch camp and told that she will turn into a goat if she tries to escape. This film is not yet rated. No registration necessary.

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Blood Drive at Fredricksen

July 12, 2019 @ 4:00 pm - 7:30 pm
Cleve J. Fredricksen Library, 100 N 19th St
Camp Hill, PA 17011 United States
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Come and donate blood with the Central PA Blood Bank in the library's lower parking lot. (Walnut St.)

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Magical Nick: Reach for the Stars

July 16, 2019 @ 10:30 am - 11:30 am
Cleve J. Fredricksen Library, 100 N 19th St
Camp Hill, PA 17011 United States
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Fredricksen Library welcomes Magical Nick, who offers non-stop excitement with interactive magic and comedy where everyone becomes part of the experience. Fun for all ages. Seating limited. No registration necessary.

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Concert on the Lawn with the Greater Harrisburg Concert Band

July 18, 2019 @ 7:00 pm - 8:30 pm
Cleve J. Fredricksen Library, 100 N 19th St
Camp Hill, PA 17011 United States
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The Greater Harrisburg Concert Band performs a concert on the lawn of the library. Come out for an evening of music!

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Teen Paint Night

July 22, 2019 @ 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Cleve J. Fredricksen Library, 100 N 19th St
Camp Hill, PA 17011 United States
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Let your creativity shine for a night of painting on the lawn. The library will provide the paint, brushes and canvas--you provide the originality and talent. Your art work is yours to keep at the end of the night! For teens ages 12 – 18. Registration is required.

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Fredricksen Reads: The Recipe Box by Viola Shipman

July 22, 2019 @ 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Cleve J. Fredricksen Library, 100 N 19th St
Camp Hill, PA 17011 United States
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Become a part of Fredricksen Reads, our series of book discussions. In this month's book, the bestselling, beloved author of The Charm Bracelet spins a tale about a lost young woman and the family recipe box that changes her life. You must have read or listened to the book to attend. Registration is required. Ages 18 and older.

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Sciencetellers – Aliens: Escape from Earth!

July 23, 2019 @ 10:30 am - 11:30 am
Cleve J. Fredricksen Library, 100 N 19th St
Camp Hill, PA 17011 United States
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Don’t miss this action-packed and educational alien adventure using science experiments for special effects. Fun for all ages. Seating limited. No registration necessary.

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Foreign Film Friday: Sepideh

July 26, 2019 @ 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Cleve J. Fredricksen Library, 100 N 19th St
Camp Hill, PA 17011 United States
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FROM IRAN: As part of this summer's Universe of Stories reading program theme, join us for this powerhouse Iranian documentary. Sepideh wants to become an astronaut. She spends her nights exploring the secrets of the universe, while her family will do anything to keep her on the ground. This film is not yet rated. No registration necessary.

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History of Hip Hop Dance

July 30, 2019 @ 10:30 am - 11:30 am
Cleve J. Fredricksen Library, 100 N 19th St
Camp Hill, PA 17011 United States
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Celebrate the art and movement of hip hop including a funky blend of locking, breaking, popping, tap and house dancing, vocal percussions, D.J.ing, and modern and traditional dance forms. Fun for all ages. No registration necessary. Limited seating.

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August 2019

Free

Moving Forward Book Group: Rising Strong by Brene Brown

August 7, 2019 @ 1:00 pm - 2:00 pm
Cleve J. Fredricksen Library, 100 N 19th St
Camp Hill, PA 17011 United States
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Join us for Moving Forward, our book discussion series geared towards those who have suffered a loss or tragedy and could use an infusion of hope. In cooperation with Hospice of Central PA, the group discusses books focusing on the redemptive power of the human spirit. August’s choice is Rising Strong by Brene Brown. You must have read or listened to the book to attend.

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Family Movie Night

August 16, 2019 @ 6:30 pm - 8:00 pm
Cleve J. Fredricksen Library, 100 N 19th St
Camp Hill, PA 17011 United States
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The library will show a G or PG rated movie. Free popcorn will be served. All ages welcome and all children must be accompanied by an adult. No registration necessary.

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September 2019

Free

Fake News, Fighting Words and “Fire”: How Free is Free Speech?

September 12, 2019 @ 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Cleve J. Fredricksen Library, 100 N 19th St
Camp Hill, PA 17011 United States
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Free speech in the age of social media, hate speech and political polarization. Are there still any rules? What’s best for America? Join Attorney Aaron D. Martin from Mette Evans & Woodside for an interesting look into America’s treasured freedom of speech.

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Blood Drive at Fredricksen

September 13, 2019 @ 4:00 pm - 7:30 pm
Cleve J. Fredricksen Library, 100 N 19th St
Camp Hill, PA 17011 United States
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Come and donate blood in Fredricksen's lower parking lot (Walnut Street)with the Central PA Blood Bank.

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Springsteen Tribute Concert

September 15, 2019 @ 1:30 pm - 3:30 pm
Cleve J. Fredricksen Library, 100 N 19th St
Camp Hill, PA 17011 United States
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Come celebrate Bruce’s 70th birthday at Fredricksen! The Street Corner Collective will share an afternoon of music by - and some commentary about The Boss.

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Friends of Fredricksen Book and Media Sale

September 20, 2019 @ 9:00 am - 8:30 pm
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Sale times vary each day. Check the library's website for specific times.
Cleve J. Fredricksen Library, 100 N 19th St
Camp Hill, PA 17011 United States
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The Friends of Fredricksen will be hosting their Fall Book and Media Sale at the library! Shop for books, media, games, puzzle and more! All proceeds support the library. Public sale held Fri-Sun. Sunday is the bag sale - 2 bags for $10!

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$2 – $75

In Good Taste Kitchen Tour

September 22, 2019 @ 1:00 pm - 5:00 pm
Cleve J. Fredricksen Library, 100 N 19th St
Camp Hill, PA 17011 United States
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Tour distinctive kitchens in ten local homes, meet and greet local designers, and taste delicious samples from the menus of local restaurants, caterers and chefs. Tickets are $40 each, or two for $75, and are on sale at the library.

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October 2019

Free

Foreign Film Friday: 35 Visages, Villages

October 11, 2019 @ 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm
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Film shows at 2 pm and 7 pm
Cleve J. Fredricksen Library, 100 N 19th St
Camp Hill, PA 17011 United States
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FROM FRANCE: Agnès Varda and JR have things in common: a passion for and the exploration of images in general, and more precisely, for places and for ways of showing, sharing, and exhibiting them. This film tells the story of Agnès and JR's friendship, which grew stronger throughout the film shoot, between surprises and teasing, and while laughing about their differences. Rated PG.

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Family Movie Night

October 18, 2019 @ 6:30 pm - 8:00 pm
Cleve J. Fredricksen Library, 100 N 19th St
Camp Hill, PA 17011 United States
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The library will be showing a G or PG rated movie. Free popcorn will be served. All ages welcome and all children must be accompanied by an adult. No registration necessary.

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The Philadelphia Campaign of the Revolutionary War

October 22, 2019 @ 7:00 pm - 8:30 pm
Cleve J. Fredricksen Library, 100 N 19th St
Camp Hill, PA 17011 United States
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Join local favorite, Steven Runkle, as he chronicles the most critical year of the American Revolutionary War, from July 1777 through June 1778.

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Fredricksen Reads: Educated by Tara Westover

October 28, 2019 @ 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Cleve J. Fredricksen Library, 100 N 19th St
Camp Hill, PA 17011 United States
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Become a part of Fredricksen Reads, our series of book discussions. Raised without any formal education and completely removed from modern society, Tara Westover eventually had to educate herself. This is her tale of fierce family loyalty and of the grief that comes with severing the closest of ties - a universal coming-of-age story that gets to the heart of what an education is and what it offers. Registration is now open.

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November 2019

Free

Friends of Fredricksen Online Auction

November 1, 2019 - November 14, 2019
Cleve J. Fredricksen Library, 100 N 19th St
Camp Hill, PA 17011 United States
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Bid on the many items up for sale at the Friends of Fredricksen Online Auction. Items include gift cards to many local restaurants and venues as well as gift items, trips and experiences. All proceeds benefit the library. See the library's website for all the details.

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Foreign Film Friday: The Pool

November 8, 2019 @ 2:00 pm - 3:30 pm
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Film shows at 2 pm and 7 pm
Cleve J. Fredricksen Library, 100 N 19th St
Camp Hill, PA 17011 United States
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FROM INDIA: A young hotel employee whose obsession with an opulent swimming pool at a nearby house gradually turns his life upside down. Rated R.

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Blood Drive at Fredricksen

November 8, 2019 @ 4:00 pm - 7:30 pm
Cleve J. Fredricksen Library, 100 N 19th St
Camp Hill, PA 17011 United States
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Come and donate blood in Fredricksen's lower parking lot (Walnut Street)with the Central PA Blood Bank.

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Introduction to Reiki

November 19, 2019 @ 7:00 pm - 8:30 pm
Cleve J. Fredricksen Library, 100 N 19th St
Camp Hill, PA 17011 United States
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Are you curious about Reiki? Have you heard about it or had friends who use it, but want to know what it’s all about? Join Rickie Freedman, Reiki Master/Teacher to learn about and observe the Gentle Touch and Deep Healing of Reiki. Call the library to register.

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