Link to Dauphin County Library System Home Page
Dauphin County Library System

Calendar of Events

EventKeeper, your web calendar solution, has some questions about your browser.
Please click here.
[Home Page]
My Registrations
Tell a Friend    Print Version    Help [Monthly Calendar View]
[Weekly Calendar View]
    Search for Events
Spacer Image
Events Displayed =  51 - 75  out of  344 
PREV 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12 13 14 NEXT
Friday October 7, 2022 Go To Top
misc_none.png 9:30 AM  -  10:10 AM Preschool Storytime Download Event Info Download Event Info Tell a Friend
    Contact: Youth Services     youthprogram@dcls.org
   

Songs, rhymes, and stories help your child develop a love of reading and build early learning skills that will help your child succeed in school and beyond. Adults learn tips and tricks to continue teaching at home.    

30 to 40 minutes. For ages 3-5 years. Registration is required and limited. Note: Register once for all 5 weeks in the session.   

    Location: East Shore Area Library
   
 
misc_none.png 10:30 AM  -  12:00 PM Speech Links to Literacy Download Event Info Download Event Info Tell a Friend
    Contact: Youth Services     youthprogram@dcls.org
   

Join us with special guest Heidi Haas from the Capital Area Intermediate Unit for this unique storytime experience. We will combine the storytimes you know and love with Miss Heidi's expertise in speech pathology to explore early childhood literacy through play, songs, stories, and other engaging activities. This program will go deeper than a traditional storytime by expanding your child's developing skill in reading comprehension, sound production, and fluency.

  • September session: September 16, 23, and 30 (Registration begins Monday, August 15.)
  • October session: October 7, 14, 21, and 28 (Registration begins Monday, September 19.)
  • November session: November 4, 11, and 18 (Registration begins Monday, October 17.) 

1.5 hours. For ages 3-5 years. Registration is required and limited. Register monthly for limited spots. 

    Location: Madeline L. Olewine Memorial Library
        There are 3 spaces available.
 
misc_none.png 11:00 AM  -  11:40 AM Preschool Storytime Download Event Info Download Event Info Tell a Friend
    Contact: Youth Services     youthprogram@dcls.org
   

You’ll need a computer or mobile device with camera and microphone to participate. Registrants for virtual sessions will be emailed a Zoom link, password, and further instructions.   

Songs, rhymes, and stories help your child develop a love of reading and build early learning skills that will help your child succeed in school and beyond. Adults learn tips and tricks to continue teaching at home.    

30 to 40 minutes. For ages 3-5 years. Registration is required and limited. Note: Register once for all 5 weeks in the session.   

    Location: The Library at Your Place
        There are 91 spaces available.
 
misc_none.png 4:00 PM  -  5:00 PM Teen Dungeons and Dragons Download Event Info Download Event Info Tell a Friend
    Contact: Youth Services     youthprogram@dcls.org
   

You’ll need a device with a microphone and optional camera to join. Registrants will be emailed a Discord link and further instructions.  Due to Discord’s terms of service, participants must be at least 13.   

Tell stories, cast spells, defeat the bad guy with Dungeons and Dragons! For beginners or experts. No dice, books, or characters required.    

2 hours. For ages 13-18. Registration is required and limited. Note: Register once for all 5 weeks in the session.

    Location: The Library at Your Place
        There are 4 spaces available.
 
misc_none.png 4:00 PM  -  5:00 PM Tween Dungeons and Dragons (Zoom Group #2) Download Event Info Download Event Info Tell a Friend
    Contact: Youth Services     youthprogram@dcls.org
   

You’ll need a computer or mobile device with camera and microphone to participate. Registrants for virtual sessions will be emailed a Zoom link, password, and further instructions. 

Adventure? Check. Monsters? Check. An unlikely group of swashbuckling adventurers? That’s where you come in. Join us on Fridays to battle of some of the worst monstrosities that the fantasy world has to offer. We need you. No... the world needs you. 

1 hour. For ages 10-12 years. Registration is required and limited. The Zoom Group #2 program will be held every other week from October 7-December 2. There is a separate registration for Zoom Group #1.  

    Location: The Library at Your Place
        There are 3 spaces available.
Saturday October 8, 2022 Go To Top
misc_none.png 9:00 AM  -  8:00 PM FESAL Book Sale Download Event Info Download Event Info Tell a Friend
    Contact: Maria Lagasca   x1015   mlagasca@dcls.org
   

FESAL Book sale

    Location: East Shore Area Library
 
misc_none.png 11:00 AM  -  12:00 PM Reading the Rainbow Book Club Download Event Info Download Event Info Tell a Friend
    Contact: The Library     eventscoordinator@dcls.org
   

Sip delicious, caffeinated beverages with fellow readers as we discuss LGBTQ+ books by LGBTQ+ authors. From sci-fi and contemporary, to romance and YA, we'll read it all as long as it is good and gay!

October Pick: Legends and Lattes by Travis Baldree 

November Pick: Spoiler Alert: The Hero Dies by Michael Ausiello 

December Pick: The Holiday Trap by Roan Parrish 

1 hour. For ages 18+. Registration is recommended but not required. No purchase necessary to attend. Location: Elementary Coffee Co., 256 North Street, Harrisburg.

    Location: Harrisburg
        There are 8 spaces available.
 
misc_none.png 11:00 AM  -  1:00 PM Chess and Go Club Download Event Info Download Event Info Tell a Friend
    Contact: The Library     eventscoordinator@dcls.org
   

Join us for a game of chess or learn how to play Go! All skill levels welcome. We will play and learn from each other.  

2 hours. For all ages. Walk-ins welcome. 

    Location: Madeline L. Olewine Memorial Library
Monday October 10, 2022 Go To Top
misc_none.png 9:30 AM  -  10:00 AM Born to Read Download Event Info Download Event Info Tell a Friend
    Contact: Youth Services     youthprogram@dcls.org
   

Baby, you are Born to Read! Experience songs and stories together to help your baby learn sounds, language, and a love of books. This program is for parents, grandparents, and caregivers to connect with their babies and each other.  

20 to 30 minutes. For ages birth-18 months. Registration is required and limited.Note: For this session, Monday programs will run for 4 weeks due to The Libary's closure on Monday, October 3.   

    Location: East Shore Area Library
   
 
misc_none.png 11:00 AM  -  11:30 AM All Ages Storytime Download Event Info Download Event Info Tell a Friend
    Contact: Youth Services     youthprogram@dcls.org
   

Children and adults will enjoy books, music, and rhymes. Early learning activities will be modeled for adults so that learning can continue at home and help your child to build their skills to be ready to succeed at whatever is next.   

About 30 minutes. For families with children of all ages. Registration is required and limited.  Note: For this session, Monday programs will run for 4 weeks due to The Libary's closure on Monday, October 3.   

    Location: East Shore Area Library
        There are 5 spaces available.
Spacer Image Spacer Image Spacer Image Spacer Image
Spacer Image
Spacer Image
 
misc_none.png 6:00 PM  -  7:30 PM Paws 2 Read-- East Shore Area Library Download Event Info Download Event Info Tell a Friend
    Contact: Youth Services     youthprogram@dcls.org
   

Paws 2 Read encourages children of all reading levels to read to the easiest and most willing audience – a dog. Each attendee will read to a registered therapy dog for about 15 minutes. Registration for this program is by appointment. Reading sessions will be held outside as weather permits.

1.5 hours. For ages 6-11 years. Registration is required and limited. This program will be held weekly from September 26-October 24, but please submit separate registrations if you would like to attend more than one date. For Paws 2 Read at ESA, there will be no programming on Monday, October 3 as The Library will be closed.

Click here to register.    
    Location: East Shore Area Library
Tuesday October 11, 2022 Go To Top
misc_none.png 9:30 AM  -  10:00 AM Born to Read Download Event Info Download Event Info Tell a Friend
    Contact: Youth Services     youthprogram@dcls.org
   

You’ll need a computer or mobile device with camera and microphone to participate. Registrants for virtual sessions will be emailed a Zoom link, password, and further instructions.  

Baby, you are Born to Read! Experience songs and stories together to help your baby learn sounds, language, and a love of books. This program is for parents, grandparents, and caregivers to connect with their babies and each other.  

20 to 30 minutes. For ages birth-18 months. Registration is required and limited. Note: Register once for all 5 weeks in the session.    

    Location: The Library at Your Place
        There are 91 spaces available.
 
misc_none.png 10:15 AM  -  10:45 AM Born to Read Download Event Info Download Event Info Tell a Friend
    Contact: Youth Services     youthprogram@dcls.org
   

Baby, you are Born to Read! Experience songs and stories together to help your baby learn sounds, language, and a love of books. This program is for parents, grandparents, and caregivers to connect with their babies and each other.  

20 to 30 minutes. For ages birth-18 months. Registration is required and limited. Note: Register once for all 5 weeks in the session.    

    Location: Elizabethville Library
        There are 4 spaces available.
 
misc_none.png 10:15 AM  -  10:55 AM Toddler Storytime Download Event Info Download Event Info Tell a Friend
    Contact: Youth Services     youthprogram@dcls.org
   

Give your toddler a foundation for early learning and reading skills. Songs, rhymes, fingerplays, and stories help toddlers to develop a love of reading. Adults learn tips and tricks to continue teaching at home.    

30 to 40 minutes. For ages 19-35 months. Registration is required and limited.  Note: Register once for all 5 weeks in the session.   

    Location: Alexander Family Library
   
 
misc_none.png 10:30 AM  -  11:00 AM All Ages Storytime Download Event Info Download Event Info Tell a Friend
    Contact: Youth Services     youthprogram@dcls.org
   

Children and adults will enjoy books, music, and rhymes. Early learning activities will be modeled for adults so that learning can continue at home and help your child to build their skills to be ready to succeed at whatever is next.   

About 30 minutes. For families with children of all ages. Registration is required and limited.  Note: Register once for all 5 weeks in the session.    

    Location: Madeline L. Olewine Memorial Library
        There are 16 spaces available.
 
misc_none.png 4:00 PM  -  5:00 PM Girl Scouts: Academic Edge (MOM) Download Event Info Download Event Info Tell a Friend
    Contact: Youth Services     youthprogram@dcls.org
   

Through Girl Scouts, a girl learns how to believe in herself as well as count on her community for support. She works as part of a team, brings people together to devise solutions, and respects and appreciates the views of others as much as she does her own. Join other girls to learn about STEM, Entrepreneurship, Life Skills, and the Great Outdoors. This FREE five-week program will be focused on exploring Girl Scout traditions, engaging hands-on activities, and best practices to become a strong leader. 

 All girls that participate will receive a 2022-23 membership active from October 1, 2022 through September 30, 2023. 

1 hour. For grades 4 through 6. Registration is required and limited. 

Click here to register.    
    Location: Madeline L. Olewine Memorial Library
 
misc_none.png 5:00 PM  -  6:00 PM Paws 2 Read-- Northern Dauphin Library Download Event Info Download Event Info Tell a Friend
    Contact: Youth Services     youthprogram@dcls.org
   

Paws 2 Read encourages children of all reading levels to read to the easiest and most willing audience – a dog. Each attendee will read to a registered therapy dog for about 15 minutes. Registration for this program is by appointment. Reading sessions will be held outside as weather permits.

1.5 hours. For ages 6-11 years. Registration is required and limited. This program will be held weekly from September 27-October 25, but please submit separate registrations if you would like to attend more than one date. 

Click here to register.    
    Location: Northern Dauphin
 
misc_none.png 6:00 PM  -  6:30 PM All Ages Storytime Download Event Info Download Event Info Tell a Friend
    Contact: Youth Services     youthprogram@dcls.org
   

You’ll need a computer or mobile device with camera and microphone to participate. Registrants for virtual sessions will be emailed a Zoom link, password, and further instructions.   

Children and adults will enjoy books, music, and rhymes. Early learning activities will be modeled for adults so that learning can continue at home and help your child to build their skills to be ready to succeed at whatever is next.   

About 30 minutes. For families with children of all ages. Registration is required and limited.  Note: Register once for all 5 weeks in the session.    

    Location: The Library at Your Place
        There are 90 spaces available.
 
misc_none.png 6:00 PM  -  7:30 PM Textile Series: Sewing and Upcycling with Fabric Download Event Info Download Event Info Tell a Friend
    Contact: The Library     eventscoordinator@dcls.org
   

This fall, we're learning to sew by upcycling different textiles with our friend, Holly Etzweiler. We'll start by making a hand-sewn project before moving into week two, where we'll learn the ins and outs of a sewing machine. To conclude, we'll make a more complex, upcycled project together using sewing machines. Whether you're interested in picking up a new skill, or you're looking to renew your enthusiasm for a bygone hobby, we'd love to sew with you! All materials will be provided.

October 11: Handsewn Upcycling Project: Glasses Case 

October 18: Basic Machine Sewing: Fabric Bookmark  

October 25: Upcycling Machine Sewing Project: Quilted Cozy

1.5 hours. For ages 18+. Registration is required. Register separately for October 11. Registrants for October 18 will automatically be registered for October 25. 

    Location: Elizabethville Library
        There are 9 spaces available.
Wednesday October 12, 2022 Go To Top
misc_none.png 9:30 AM  -  10:10 AM Toddler Storytime Download Event Info Download Event Info Tell a Friend
    Contact: Youth Services     youthprogram@dcls.org
   

Give your toddler a foundation for early learning and reading skills. Songs, rhymes, fingerplays, and stories help toddlers to develop a love of reading. Adults learn tips and tricks to continue teaching at home.    

30 to 40 minutes. For ages 19-35 months. Registration is required and limited.  Note: Register once for all 5 weeks in the session.     

    Location: East Shore Area Library
   
 
misc_none.png 10:15 AM  -  10:45 AM All Ages Storytime Download Event Info Download Event Info Tell a Friend
    Contact: Youth Services     youthprogram@dcls.org
   

Children and adults will enjoy books, music, and rhymes. Early learning activities will be modeled for adults so that learning can continue at home and help your child to build their skills to be ready to succeed at whatever is next.   

About 30 minutes. For families with children of all ages. Registration is required and limited.  Note: Register once for all 5 weeks in the session.    

    Location: Elizabethville Library
        There are 6 spaces available.
 
misc_none.png 10:15 AM  -  10:45 AM Born to Read Download Event Info Download Event Info Tell a Friend
    Contact: Youth Services     youthprogram@dcls.org
   

Baby, you are Born to Read! Experience songs and stories together to help your baby learn sounds, language, and a love of books. This program is for parents, grandparents, and caregivers to connect with their babies and each other.  

20 to 30 minutes. For ages birth-18 months. Registration is required and limited. Note: Register once for all 5 weeks in the session.    

    Location: Alexander Family Library
   
Spacer Image Spacer Image Spacer Image Spacer Image
Spacer Image
Spacer Image
 
misc_none.png 11:00 AM  -  11:40 AM Toddler Storytime Download Event Info Download Event Info Tell a Friend
    Contact: Youth Services     youthprogram@dcls.org
   

You’ll need a computer or mobile device with camera and microphone to participate. Registrants for virtual sessions will be emailed a Zoom link, password, and further instructions.

Give your toddler a foundation for early learning and reading skills. Songs, rhymes, fingerplays, and stories help toddlers to develop a love of reading. Adults learn tips and tricks to continue teaching at home.    

30 to 40 minutes. For ages 19-35 months. Registration is required and limited. Note: Register once for all 5 weeks in the session.     

    Location: The Library at Your Place
        There are 87 spaces available.
 
misc_none.png 5:00 PM  -  6:00 PM Paws 2 Read-- Elizabethville Library Download Event Info Download Event Info Tell a Friend
    Contact: Youth Services     youthprogram@dcls.org
   

Paws 2 Read encourages children of all reading levels to read to the easiest and most willing audience – a dog. Each attendee will read to a registered therapy dog for about 15 minutes. Registration for this program is by appointment. Reading sessions will be held outside as weather permits.

1.5 hours. For ages 6-11 years. Registration is required and limited. This program will be held weekly from September 28-October 26, but please submit separate registrations if you would like to attend more than one date. 

Click here to register.    
    Location: Elizabethville Library
 
misc_none.png 5:00 PM  -  6:00 PM Paws 2 Read-- Kline Library Download Event Info Download Event Info Tell a Friend
    Contact: Youth Services     youthprogram@dcls.org
   

Paws 2 Read encourages children of all reading levels to read to the easiest and most willing audience – a dog. Each attendee will read to a registered therapy dog for about 15 minutes. Registration for this program is by appointment. Reading sessions will be held outside as weather permits.

1.5 hours. For ages 6-11 years. Registration is required and limited. This program will be held weekly from September 28-October 26, but please submit separate registrations if you would like to attend more than one date. 

Click here to register.    
    Location: Kline Library
Spacer Image Spacer Image Spacer Image Spacer Image
Spacer Image
Events Displayed =  51 - 75  out of  344 
PREV 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12 13 14 NEXT

Go To Top

Icons by Icons8

Today is Sunday September 25, 2022
18375 Visits



EventKeeper Home Page Plymouth Rocket Home Page Footer Text [ ANSWER KEEPER ]          [ EDITOR LOGIN ]
OBE



[Weekly Calendar View]     [Monthly Calendar View]     [Yearly Calendar View]