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Elizabethville Area Library

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80 N. Market Street
Elizabethville, PA 17023 United States
717-362-9825 http://dcls.org

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February 2018

My Reflections

February 24, 2018 @ 1:00 pm - 2:00 pm
Elizabethville Area Library, 80 N. Market Street
Elizabethville, PA 17023 United States
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This important workshop is hosted by Barbara Goll of Homeland at Home. It features a workbook with tools and resources that enable reflecting and planning your end of life care choices, communicating wishes to family, choosing a health care proxy, documentation, and planning a legacy letter to loved ones. Homeland at Home offers hospice, home health and home care services.

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March 2018

Free

A Garden for All Four Seasons

March 3, 2018 @ 11:00 am - 12:00 pm
Elizabethville Area Library, 80 N. Market Street
Elizabethville, PA 17023 United States
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Master gardener George Weigel will be at The Library to give you tips to create a garden that looks good year round, in every season. Weigel is a garden writer, designer and speaker, and Pennsylvania Certified Horticulturalist. This program is part of The Library’s Lively Mind Series. For more information or to register, visit dcls.org or call (717) 566-0949 ext. 1204.

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April 2018

Free

Friends of Elizabethville Area Library Meeting

April 5, 2018 @ 6:30 pm - 7:30 pm
Elizabethville Area Library, 80 N. Market Street
Elizabethville, PA 17023 United States
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We invite all library lovers to join us as we plan fundraising events, programs for the library, and give suggestions to aid in the selection of materials for the library. Call (717) 362-9825 for more information.

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Free

Book Bingo

April 10, 2018 @ 6:30 pm - 7:30 pm
Elizabethville Area Library, 80 N. Market Street
Elizabethville, PA 17023 United States
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Celebrate National Library Week by spending an hour playing Bingo. Books will be awarded as prizes for each attendee’s first win. Registration is required. Visit dcls.org/specialevents or call (717) 566-0949 ext. 1204 to register.

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Free

Western National Parks

April 12, 2018 @ 6:30 pm - 7:30 pm
Elizabethville Area Library, 80 N. Market Street
Elizabethville, PA 17023 United States
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Learn all about the natural beauty of U.S. National Parks. This presentation will include photos of scenic vistas, geological features and wild animals. You’ll learn about the history of our National Parks. Presenter David Platt will start with the badlands of Theodore Roosevelt National Park, move on to Yellowstone and then work his way to the west coast. Visit dcls.org/friendsevents or call (717) 362-9825 for more information.

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Free

Edible Books Contest

April 14, 2018 @ 12:00 pm - 2:00 pm
Elizabethville Area Library, 80 N. Market Street
Elizabethville, PA 17023 United States
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Wrap up National Library Week by participating or judging our Edible Books Contest. Individuals or groups can enter. Create an edible version of your favorite book and bring your creation to The Library. Attendees will judge and taste the literary confections. Registration is required. For more information or to register, visit dcls.org/specialevents or call (717) 566-0949 ext. 1204.

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Free

Thursday Theater

April 19, 2018 @ 6:00 pm - 7:00 pm
Elizabethville Area Library, 80 N. Market Street
Elizabethville, PA 17023 United States
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Bring your friends and join us for a free movie and post-viewing discussion. This program is for adults. Light refreshments will be provided. To find out more about this month’s selected film or for more information on this monthly film series, call The Library at (717) 362-9825.

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Free

Repairing Your Credit

April 20, 2018 @ 6:30 pm - 7:30 pm
Elizabethville Area Library, 80 N. Market Street
Elizabethville, PA 17023 United States
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Looking to repair or understand your credit? A representative from one of The Library’s financial institution partners will explain what your credit score means and explain how to repair your credit and raise your score. This program is designed for adults. Register at dcls.org/adultevents or by calling (717) 566-0949 ext. 1204.

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Free

Lively Minds Workshop: Smartphone Photography

April 24, 2018 @ 6:30 pm - 7:30 pm
Elizabethville Area Library, 80 N. Market Street
Elizabethville, PA 17023 United States
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What do you do with the hundreds of photos you’ve taken with your smart phone? This program has the answers. Library staff will provide techniques on how to take better photos with your smart phone, as well as how to edit, print, store and share your work. This program is for adults, registration is required. Visit dcls.org/adultevents or call (717) 566-0949 ext. 1204 to register.

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May 2018

Free

Author on the Road: Book Signing with Gordon Korman

May 1, 2018 @ 6:00 pm - 7:00 pm
Elizabethville Area Library, 80 N. Market Street
Elizabethville, PA 17023 United States
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Please join The Friends in welcoming juvenile author Gordon Korman to The Library at this Author on the Road Meet & Greet. This event is open to families, teachers, and students. You might even get a book signed too! A dessert bar will be provided by The Friends. Books will be available for purchase and donations will be accepted to support this and future Friends events Register online at dcls.org/friendsevents or by calling (717) 362-9825. For more information, please contact…

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Free

Friends of Elizabethville Area Library Meeting

May 3, 2018 @ 6:30 pm - 7:30 pm
Elizabethville Area Library, 80 N. Market Street
Elizabethville, PA 17023 United States
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We invite all library lovers to join us as we plan fundraising events, programs for the library, and give suggestions to aid in the selection of materials for the library. Call (717) 362-9825 for more information.

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Free

Friends of Elizabethville Area Library Annual Auction

May 11, 2018 @ 10:00 am - May 12, 2018 @ 3:00 pm
Elizabethville Area Library, 80 N. Market Street
Elizabethville, PA 17023 United States
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The Friends host their Annual Auction and Raffle fundraiser to support The Library. Several items are donated by local businesses. Enjoy great food and take a chance for lots of great prizes. Call (717) 362-9825 for more information.

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Free

Thursday Theater

May 17, 2018 @ 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Elizabethville Area Library, 80 N. Market Street
Elizabethville, PA 17023 United States
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Bring your friends and join us for a free movie and post-viewing discussion. This program is for adults. Light refreshments will be provided. To find out more about this month’s selected film or for more information on this monthly film series, call The Library at (717) 362-9825.

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June 2018

Free

Mary Sachs Series: Building Positive Body Image

June 5, 2018 @ 11:00 am - 12:00 pm
Elizabethville Area Library, 80 N. Market Street
Elizabethville, PA 17023 United States
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Women and girls are bombarded with messages that tell us we need to fit a certain beauty standard to be worthy of success, love and happiness. In this three-part series, we’ll counter some of the negativity. In the first workshop, licensed psychologist Cindy Stauffer will discuss how women can build their body confidence. This program is designed for adults and older teens, ages 16+. Register at dcls.org/adultevents or by calling (717) 362-9825.

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Free

Slightly Edible

June 12, 2018 @ 6:00 pm - 7:00 pm
Elizabethville Area Library, 80 N. Market Street
Elizabethville, PA 17023 United States
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Can you dream up and create a two-course meal using ingredients that require no cutting, cooking or heating? No cooking experience is necessary. Have fun, and try to make something slightly edible… the judges will decide! This program is for teens, ages 12-17. To register, visit dcls.org/teenevents or call (717) 362-9825.

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Free

Walking Piano

June 14, 2018 @ 10:30 am - 11:30 am
Elizabethville Area Library, 80 N. Market Street
Elizabethville, PA 17023 United States
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Playing the piano can be lots of fun, but playing using your feet can be even more exciting. Attendees will learn how to play songs using an oversized piano mat synthesizer. For families with children of all ages. For more information, visit dcls.org or call (717) 362-9825.

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Free

Bank on Your Success: Banking Basics

June 19, 2018 @ 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Elizabethville Area Library, 80 N. Market Street
Elizabethville, PA 17023 United States
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Do you want to learn how to save for your future, establish credit or own your own home? The Library is offering a FREE three-part financial education program through our partner, BB&T. In Banking Basics, you will learn the value of a checking account, use tools to help you save money, and find out how to establish credit. Register at dcls.org/adultevents or by calling (717) 362-9825.

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Free

Block Party

June 21, 2018 @ 10:30 am - 11:30 am
Elizabethville Area Library, 80 N. Market Street
Elizabethville, PA 17023 United States
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Stack them up, knock them down, and start all over again! Join us to build with blocks of every shape and size. You can design a castle, construct a tower, and have fun making new friends. For children, ages 3 – 6 years old. Call (717) 362-9825 for more information.

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Free

Ryan the Bug Man

June 28, 2018 @ 10:30 am - 11:30 am
Elizabethville Area Library, 80 N. Market Street
Elizabethville, PA 17023 United States
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Learn about Entomology and get hands on with some live bugs with Ryan Bridge “The Bug Man.” For families with children of all ages. Call (717) 362-9825 for more information.

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July 2018

Free

Magical Nick

July 5, 2018 @ 10:30 am - 11:30 am
Elizabethville Area Library, 80 N. Market Street
Elizabethville, PA 17023 United States
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Magic and laughs follow Magical Nick everywhere he goes. Be amazed! For families with children of all ages. For more information, call The Library at (717) 362-9825.

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Mary Sachs Series: Mindful and Intuitive Eating

July 10, 2018 @ 6:30 pm - 7:30 pm
Elizabethville Area Library, 80 N. Market Street
Elizabethville, PA 17023 United States
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Women and girls are bombarded with messages that tell them to fit a certain beauty standard to be worthy of success, love and happiness. In part two of this three-part series, we’ll counter some of the negativity. Registered Dietitian Danielle Parris will help you heal your relationship with food. Explore the topics of mindful and intuitive eating so you can enjoy all foods without sacrificing your health and wellness goals. This program is designed for adults and older teens, ages…

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Free

Rockin’ Reptiles with Jesse Rothacker

July 12, 2018 @ 10:30 am - 11:30 am
Elizabethville Area Library, 80 N. Market Street
Elizabethville, PA 17023 United States
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Check out live reptiles with Jesse Rothacker and Forgotten Friend Reptile Sanctuary. These cold-blooded critters swim, climb, run, leap, and dig their way through the wild—they rock! For families with children of all ages. For more information, call (717) 362-9825.

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Free

Bank on Your Success: Family Budgeting

July 17, 2018 @ 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Elizabethville Area Library, 80 N. Market Street
Elizabethville, PA 17023 United States
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Do you want to learn how to save for your future, establish credit or own your own home? The Library is offering a FREE three-part financial education program through our partner, BB&T. In the second course, Family Budgeting, you will learn the five key steps to developing a solid budget. Register at dcls.org/adultevents or (717) 362-9825.

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Free

Pick Art

July 24, 2018 @ 6:30 pm - 7:30 pm
Elizabethville Area Library, 80 N. Market Street
Elizabethville, PA 17023 United States
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Guitar picks can be used for so much more than playing! Learn to cut your own guitar picks out of old credit cards, gift cards, or another thin plastic material. Then find out how used picks can be upcycled into jewelry, keychains, and more. All material will be provided, but participants are encouraged to bring used gift cards or other pieces of plastic to upcycle. Register at dcls.org/adultevents or (717) 234-3934.

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Free

Escape Room

July 31, 2018 @ 6:00 pm - 7:00 pm
Elizabethville Area Library, 80 N. Market Street
Elizabethville, PA 17023 United States
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This fast-paced game will have your heart racing to see if you and your team can escape! Everyone will be placed inside a room with clues and a box. Use the clues to figure out the passwords, codes, and locks to solve the case before time runs out! For teens. For more information, call (717) 362-9825.

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August 2018

Free

Body Positive Fitness and Movement

August 7, 2018 @ 6:30 pm - 7:30 pm
Elizabethville Area Library, 80 N. Market Street
Elizabethville, PA 17023 United States
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In the final session of this three-part series, we’ll counter some of the negativity. Whether it’s yoga, dance, or strength training, fitness instructor Jessie Stipe will introduce several ideas and techniques that will demonstrate how amazing moving your body can feel. A waiver must be signed to participate. This program is designed for adults and older teens, ages 16+. Register at dcls.org/adultevents or (717) 362-9825.

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Free

Bank on Your Success: Becoming a Homeowner

August 21, 2018 @ 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Elizabethville Area Library, 80 N. Market Street
Elizabethville, PA 17023 United States
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Do you want to learn how to save for your future, establish credit or own your own home? The Library is offering a FREE three-part financial education program through our partner, BB&T. In the third and final course, Becoming a Homeowner, you will learn about the process of buying a home and what to do to prepare. Register at dcls.org/adultevents or (717) 362-9825.

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September 2018

Free

Storytime from Space

September 22, 2018 @ 10:00 am - 11:00 am
Elizabethville Area Library, 80 N. Market Street
Elizabethville, PA 17023 United States
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Build an out-of-this-world space ship and then climb inside to listen to stories read by an actual astronaut from the International Space Station. Bring the whole family for this very special story time. 5-4-3-2-1…blast off!! For families with children of all ages. For more information or to register, visit dcls.org/kidsprograms or call (717) 652-9380 x1045.

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October 2018

Free

Pumpkin Fun

October 20, 2018 @ 11:00 am - 12:00 pm
Elizabethville Area Library, 80 N. Market Street
Elizabethville, PA 17023 United States
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Celebrate the fall season through books, crafts, and decorating a pumpkin. Each child will get a pumpkin to decorate and keep. For families with children of all ages. For more information or to register, visit dcls.org/specialevents or call (717) 652-9380 x1045.

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November 2018

Free

Children’s Book Week: Meet Hyewon Yum (Elizabethville)

November 9, 2018 @ 5:30 pm - 6:30 pm
Elizabethville Area Library, 80 N. Market Street
Elizabethville, PA 17023 United States
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Award winning author and illustrator Hyewon Yum will present about writing and illustrating books for children. Each family in attendance will receive a free copy of her newest book, Saturday is Swimming Day, which she will be available to sign. Seating begins 30 minutes before programs. Save your spot by registering as a family. Each family attending gets a free book to keep!

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December 2018

Free

Celebrating Holiday Traditions

December 15, 2018 @ 1:00 pm - 2:00 pm
Elizabethville Area Library, 80 N. Market Street
Elizabethville, PA 17023 United States
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Is there a favorite food that has special meaning to you at the holidays? We would love for you to share your stories and food with us. Bring a tasty treat and share it with other attendees. Everyone will have a chance to talk about the special meaning behind their food. Registration is limited.

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January 2019

Free

Tackle the Snacks: Cooking for the Big Game

January 12 @ 1:00 pm - 2:00 pm
Elizabethville Area Library, 80 N. Market Street
Elizabethville, PA 17023 United States
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Join us as professional chef, Natalie Baker, shows us how to make game winning recipes that will impress your guests. Save your spot today!

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February 2019

Free

Sew What?

February 19 @ 6:00 pm - 7:30 pm
Elizabethville Area Library, 80 N. Market Street
Elizabethville, PA 17023 United States
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Learn how to make one of a kind, handmade sewn items. This five-week beginner sewing series will focus on a different area of sewing each week, from the machine, to fabrics, to how to sew. Everyone who attends will finish the course by making their own pillow case. For teens. Attendees will need to sign a waiver. Sign up starting February 5 at 10 am.

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June 2019

Free

Mystery Box Challenge

June 11 @ 6:00 pm - 7:00 pm
Elizabethville Area Library, 80 N. Market Street
Elizabethville, PA 17023 United States
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We’re sure your mac and cheese is the best ever, but what if you were given a mystery box of ingredients and asked to make a dish? Will the judges love it or reach for the trash can? Test your cooking skills against your friends by accepting the Mystery Box Challenge. For teens, age 12 – 17 years old. Learn more at dcls.org/teenevents or by calling (717) 362-9825.

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Free

Make Your Own Telescope

June 18 @ 8:00 am - 5:00 pm
Elizabethville Area Library, 80 N. Market Street
Elizabethville, PA 17023 United States
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See the moon and nearby planets up close and personal by making your very own telescope! You don’t have to be a rocket scientist to do this – instructions, help, and supplies will be provided. Save your seat at dcls.org/adultevents or by calling (717) 362-9825.

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Stomp Rockets

June 20 @ 10:30 am - 11:30 am
Elizabethville Area Library, 80 N. Market Street
Elizabethville, PA 17023 United States
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Next stop: the moon! We’ll provide the supplies and expertise to help you build a paper stomp rocket. Then we’ll go outside, weather permitting, to test and adjust our rockets to see how far we can make our rockets fly. For children, age 6 – 14 years. Call (717) 362-9825 for more information.

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Free

Dino Dig

June 27 @ 10:30 am - 11:30 am
Elizabethville Area Library, 80 N. Market Street
Elizabethville, PA 17023 United States
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We’ll hear about fossils, a 66-million-year-old meteorite, and dig up some real dinosaur bones with field paleontologists Mike and Roberta Straka. For children, age 6 – 14 years. No registration, but space is limited to the first 50 participants. Call (717) 362-9825 for more information.

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Free

Knit One, Crochet Too!

June 27 @ 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Elizabethville Area Library, 80 N. Market Street
Elizabethville, PA 17023 United States
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Whether you can whip up a sweater in a day or you don’t know a knitting needle from a crochet hook, this class is for you. Bring your own supplies and join us for an evening of learning and conversation. We’ll help beginners get started and the pros can give us tips. No registration required. Call (717) 652-9380 ext. 1045 for more information.

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July 2019

Free

Blast Off!

July 2 @ 6:00 pm - 7:00 pm
Elizabethville Area Library, 80 N. Market Street
Elizabethville, PA 17023 United States
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Build a rocket out of a 2 liter soda bottle and then launch it! Whose will go the highest? Bring your own soda bottle! The Library will have a limited supply. 1 hour. No registration required, but a maximum of 12 may participate

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The Universe of Sounds

July 11 @ 10:30 am - 11:30 am
Elizabethville Area Library, 80 N. Market Street
Elizabethville, PA 17023 United States
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Explore the sounds of space using unique instruments and sound processors. Change your voice to sound like a creature from space, make music using a Theremin, and more! 1 hour. No registration required.

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Free

Alien Dance Party

July 18 @ 10:30 am - 11:30 am
Elizabethville Area Library, 80 N. Market Street
Elizabethville, PA 17023 United States
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Get ready to boogie down like never before at the Alien Dance Party. Come wearing your extra-terrestrial look, and dance under the stars with space themed music, games, and activities. 45 minutes. No registration required.

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Marshmallows from Space

July 25 @ 10:30 am - 11:30 am
Elizabethville Area Library, 80 N. Market Street
Elizabethville, PA 17023 United States
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Celebrate the 50th anniversary of Apollo 9! Listen to a book about the moon and then take the challenge to protect marshmallows dropped from space! Use the provided materials to keep these marshmallow-nauts safe. 1 hour. No registration required.

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A Starry Night Painting

July 30 @ 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Elizabethville Area Library, 80 N. Market Street
Elizabethville, PA 17023 United States
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Bring your friends to a fun class that will focus on the painting process. Library staff will teach you the techniques of blending paint colors to create a night sky and stenciling to add a moon and stars. Results will vary. 2 hours. Registration required.

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A Starry Night Painting

July 30 @ 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Elizabethville Area Library, 80 N. Market Street
Elizabethville, PA 17023 United States
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Bring your friends to a fun class that will focus on the painting process. Library staff will teach you the techniques of blending paint colors to create a night sky and stenciling to add a moon and stars. Results will vary. 2 hours. Registration required.

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August 2019

Free

Let’s Take the Moon for a Walk

August 1 @ 10:30 am - 11:30 am
Elizabethville Area Library, 80 N. Market Street
Elizabethville, PA 17023 United States
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Learn about the moon and its different phases with a book, games, and a craft. 1 hour. No registration required.

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Andrew’s Big Show

August 8 @ 10:30 am - 11:30 am
Elizabethville Area Library, 80 N. Market Street
Elizabethville, PA 17023 United States
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Join Andrew’s universe of fun with his juggling, circus skills, physical comedy, and audience participation. There will be all kinds of other-worldly surprises in this show! No registration required.

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Ryan the Bug Man

August 15 @ 10:30 am - 11:30 am
Elizabethville Area Library, 80 N. Market Street
Elizabethville, PA 17023 United States
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Learn about Entomology and get hands on with some live bugs with Ryan Bridge “The Bug Man.” No registration required.

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Free

Let’s Talk About It: A Wrinkle in Time

August 15 @ 6:00 pm - 7:00 pm
Elizabethville Area Library, 80 N. Market Street
Elizabethville, PA 17023 United States
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“It was a dark and stormy night..." Meg Murry, her small brother Charles Wallace, and her mother had come down to the kitchen for a midnight snack when they were upset by the arrival of a most disturbing stranger. Join other SciFi loving readers for a discussion of this award-winning classic. Registration required.

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Knit One, Crochet Too!

August 22 @ 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Elizabethville Area Library, 80 N. Market Street
Elizabethville, PA 17023 United States
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Whether you can whip up a sweater in a day or you don’t know a knitting needle from a crochet hook, this class is for you. Bring your own supplies and join us for an evening of learning and conversation. We will help beginners get started and the pros can give us tips.

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