2022 Winter Program Updates

January 10 – March 31 

Due to the increased cases of COVID-19 and the rapid spread of the Omicron variant, The Library is moving its previously scheduled in-person programs to virtual programs or rescheduling to a later date. See a complete list of program changes below. 


Youth Programming updates
New Programs for our School-Aged Friends
Teen Program Updates
Family Program Updates
Adult Programs Updates

Registration is required for all of the programs listed.


Youth Programming Updates 


Stepping Stones to Milestones Programs 

Below is the complete schedule for the Winter sessions of these programs, some have been moved to virtual access and some new dates and times have been added for parents’ convenience. Registration is required. Register for Stepping Stones Programs by visiting dcls.org/kidsprograms


Born to Read - Register Now 

For ages Birth – 18 months 

  • Mondays at 9:30 a.m. on Zoom  

  • Tuesdays at 9:30 a.m. on Zoom 


Toddler StorytimeRegister Now 

For ages 19 – 35 months 

  • Wednesdays at 11:00 a.m. on Zoom  

  • Fridays at 10:00 a.m. on Zoom 


Preschool StorytimeRegister Now 

For ages 3 – 5 years 

  • Tuesdays at 10:30 a.m. on Zoom 

  • Fridays at 11:00 a.m. on Zoom 


All Ages StorytimeRegister Now 

  • Tuesdays at 6:00 p.m. on Zoom 

  • Wednesdays at 10:00 a.m. on Zoom 



New Programs for our School-Aged Friends 


Math BINGO – new to our lineup! 

For ages 7 – 12  

Wednesday, January 26 at 4:15 on Zoom 

Join us virtually for BINGO! Focusing on the M in STEM, we'll use simple equations to determine which numbers are being called. Brush off those addition, subtraction, multiplication, and division skills and let's PLAY! Winners will be able to pick up fun prizes at their library of choice. 

45 minutes. Registration required. Register Now 


Random Acts of Kindness - new to our lineup! 

For ages 7 – 12 

Wednesday, February 23 at 4:15 on Zoom 

In challenging times, sometimes a bit of kindness can go a long way! We'll provide materials for card making and while we read and talk about intergenerational friendship and kindness. Participants will create cards that they can return to The Library and have shared with residents in a local care facility! 

45 minutes. Registration required. Register Now 



Teen Program Updates 


Anime Club 

For ages 13 – 18 

Thursdays at 4:00 p.m. 

Now on Discord. Registration is required. Register Now 



Family Program Updates 


Black History Hall of Fame presented by the Bright Star Touring Theater 

Best for ages 5+ but families with children of all ages welcome 

Saturday, February 5 at 10:30 a.m. 

Now Zoom livestreaming only. Registration is required. Register Now 



Canceled Youth Programs: 

123 Play with Me 

Secret Agent Academy 

Chess Club with Josh Moss 

Pop-up Science with Trea Grier  

The Lykens Valley Children’s Museum presents: Launch into Learning 





Adult Programs Updates 


Crafternoon at The Library  - Now on Zoom 

For ages 18+ 

Wednesday, January 19 at 5:30 p.m. - Register Now 

Wednesday, February 16 at 5:30 p.m. - Register Now


Minds Matter Harrisburg with Black Girl Health Foundation 

January 22 Facebook Live event still on Zoom 

To register and for more details visit mindsmatter.blackgirlhealthfoundation.org 

January 29 in-person workshop has been canceled 


Canceled Adult Programs: 

Adopt a Houseplant 

Reggie: A Millennial Depression Comedy Film Screening 

Spanish Grammar Workshop 

Third in the Burg Program Series