Special Summer Reading Programs for June

Here are our upcoming special summer reading programs for June. Please see our Events Calendar  for more information, and a complete listing of all library events.

Saturday, June 18

12 noon – 1 pm: Summer Reading Kick-Off with Cylo!
Come help us start our summer reading challenge with a bang! Come get signed up, meet Cylo, and stay for our first program.

1 pm – 2 pm: Colonial Games
Sarah Drennen, Rock Ford Plantation Educator visits! Did you ever wonder what it was like to be a child during Colonial times? Learn what children of the past did for entertainment; enjoy games and more! Come out and play like revolutionaries!

Tuesday, June 21

2 – 3 pm: Bright Star Theatre Presents “Professor Parsnip’s Lab of Healthy Choices”
Wacky Professor Parsnip takes your young audience on an adventure through science, teaching lessons on making good choices in diet, exercise and environment along the way. Exciting experiments reinforce healthy habits and good character traits. Interactive and fun make this a must-see Science show!

Thursday, June 23

4pm: Thursday Crafternoons
Stop by library Thursday afternoons & see what we’re crafting from recycled things!

Saturday, June 25

Hank the Health Hero1 – 2 pm: Hank’s Healthy Habits
Hank is champion of healthy choices and he loves nothing more than visiting Lancaster children to teach them about healthy habits. Hank models good behavior, resilience, and goal-setting–teaching young children they can be health heroes by practicing healthy routines like brushing their teeth, eating healthy foods, washing their hands, exercising, reading, and showing kindness to friends.


Wednesday, June 29

2 – 3 pm: Bushels of Fun Magic Show
Bushels of Fun is a 45-minute show which features magical illusions themed around classic toys and games, along with an emphasis on the joy of reading. Wonder, laughter and mystery abound, with plenty of audience participation throughout the show.

Thursday, June 30

bee bots10:30 am: Stories n’ Robots
Come to our special story time and learn simple math skills while playing with our Bee Bots! There will also be stories, songs, and rhymes to keep your child interested! Registration required, limit 12. Please contact Randi Kennedy, Youth Services Coordinator at 717-806-1804 or rkennedy@quarryvillelibrary.org to register.

4 – 5 pm: Thursday Crafternoons
Stop by library Thursday afternoons & see what we’re crafting from recycled things!