Mon., and Fri.: 10:00 a.m. -
Tues., Wed., Thurs.: 10:00 a.m. -
Sat.: 8:00 a.m. -
Wed., Nov., 27:CLOSE AT 1:00 P.M.
Thur., Nov., 28:CLOSED
Fri., Nov., 29:CLOSED
Friday: December 7 at 6:00 p.m.
For boys and girls in grades 3rd -
**Advance registration is required**
Tuesdays at 10:00 a.m.
Children must be 3 -
Storytime is a great way to introduce 3 -
Registration is not required.
Tuesdays, October 29th
November 5th, 12th, 19th, 26th
Open to children and youth in grades first and up. Please bring your chess board with you.
November 2nd, 16th, 23rd, 30th
For kids in 1st grade and up. Bring your cards and bring a friend.
Registration not required
November 4th, 11th, 18th, 25th
For children in grades Kindergarten and up.
Bring your Legos or use ours.
Junior Writers’ Club
Thursday, November 7th
Informal writing club for kids in grades 4th -
All materials provided. Registration required!
Brown Bag Book Club
Friday, November 15, 5:30 p.m.
Midnight for Charlie Bone by Jenny Nimmo
For Kids in grades 3rd -
Registration is required!
American Girl Doll Club
Wednesday, November 13, 3:30 -
Feature American Girl: Meet Kaya
Girls in grades 1st thru 5th are invited to join our American Girl Club. Enjoy activities, crafts, food, history, and more. Please bring a doll of your choice.
Each month will feature a different American Girl. There will be 15 minutes of free play at end of each meeting.
** Remember … when signing up for the club, you are making a commitment to attend. Crafts, food, and other items are prepared in advance. Please let us know if you have registered but are unable to attend.
Miss Heather’s Charm Club
Thursday, October 14, 3:30-
For young ladies in grades 6th -
Charm School basics include: learn how to present yourself confidently in public, how to write a proper thank you note, personal style, grooming, dressing appropriately, how to sit and stand properly, taking care of your skin and make-
Advance registration required!
Graphic Novel Book Club
Wednesday, November 20, 3:30-
Wings of Fire: The Dragonet Prophecy by Tui T. Sutherland
For kids in grades 4th -
Each month we will feature a different type of graphic novel along with activities such as creating and drawing our own graphic novel stories.
Thursday, November 21
Students and parents in the community are invited to a FSA Workshop.
It’s never to early to start investigating!
Please RSVP if you can attend.
Stuffed Animal Sleepover
Friday, November 22, 5:30-
Have you ever wondered about what happens at the library when it’s closed? We will share our secret world with our stuffed animal friends at the GCCL Stuffed Animal Sleepover.
When you drop your stuffed animal off you will
1.) Make it a name tag
2.) Read him a bedtime story
3.) Tuck your friend in for the night and say goodbye.
Come back the next morning on Saturday, November 23rd at 9:00 a.m. to
A Charlie Brown Thanksgiving
Wednesday, November 27, 1:00 -
School’s out today, so stop by GCCL and watch A Charlie Brown Thanksgiving movie and eat the traditional meal of: pretzels, jelly beans, popcorn, and buttered toast!
For children ages 3 and up
Registration is required!
Christmas Holiday Book Fair
Monday, December 2 -
During Normal Library Hours
Give the Gift of Reading This Christmas
Books make the perfect Christmas gift of stocking stuffer and it helps the library!
All proceeds benefit GCCL Children’s Dept.
Chilly Readers Winter Reading Book Club Program
This program is for school aged children grades Kindergarten thru 5th
This is the Winter version of Summer Reading!!
Winter Reading Celebration Party for all who participated
Will be held on: January 31, 5:30 p.m.
Each child will receive a Winter Reading BINGO Challenge card.
1 ticket awarded for every BINGO card space completed
2 tickets awarded for every kids program you attend
Grand Prize Winner will receive a $25 Walmart Card
Second Prize will be a $10.00 Walmart Card
Winter Bookworm Babies Register Now
January 8, 2020 -
Bookworm Babies is for toddlers ages 18 months to 3 years. There is a limit of 15 children per session, and advanced registration is required* (724-
* Bookworms Babies is provided at no cost to our tax base service area (GC Boro, Pine Twp., Liberty Twp., Springfield Twp., and Wolfcreek Twp.). There is a $10.00 fee per child outside of these service areas. This fee must be paid a least 1 week prior to the start of the session or the reservation will be given to a child on the waiting list.
*When registering for Bookworm Babies, please be aware of the session dates. You must try to attend all sessions. If you miss the first session with out contacting the library, you forfeit your space and any money you have paid for the session.
Free Family Movie Night
Friday, October 18, 5:30 p.m.
Feature: Star Wars: A New Hope
Spend some time with your family at GCCL!
Come and enjoy family movie night. This event is for children/youth and their parents/guardians Popcorn is provided. Bring your own drink.