Mon., and Fri.: 10:00 a.m. -
Tues., Wed., Thurs.: 10:00 a.m. -
Sat.: 8:00 a.m. -
Mon., January 20: CLOSED
Saturdays 10:00 -
January 4, 11, 18, 25
For kids in 1st grade and up. Bring your cards and bring a friend.
Registration not required
Friday: January 3, 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, 3:30 -
January 7, 14, 21, 29
Open to children and youth in grades first and up. Please bring your chess board with you.
Winter Bookworm Babies
January 15 -
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.
Snow White Party
January 10, 6:00 -
Children ages 3 thru 5th grade are invited to a Snow White Party at the library. Stop by and meet Snow White , sing & dance, make crafts and taste yummy foods.
American Girl Doll Club
Wednesday, January 22, 3:30 -
Wednesday, February 12, 3:30 -
Wednesday, March 18, 3:30 -
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. Registration required.
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 signed up and are unable to attend.
Junior Writers’ Club
Thursday, January 16
Informal writing club for kids in grades 4th -
All materials provided. Registration required!
Brown Bag Book Club
Friday, January 17, 5:30 p.m.
Red Pyramid by Rick Riordan
For Kids in grades 3rd -
Registration is required!
Living Treasures Wild Animal Park Special Event
Friday, January 24, 5:30—6:30 p.m.
Join us for a special night of visiting with the animals!
Kids of all ages can come to the library and see a presentation from Keystone Safari!! The evening will feature visits with the following animals : a baby kangaroo Joey, snapping turtle, alligator, macaw parrot, snake, armadillo, hedgehog, and a large Kane toad!!
Please register to attend this program.
Children MUST be accompanied by an adult.
MS. Heather’s Charm Club
Wednesday, January 29, 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!
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
A Night At Hogwarts
Friday, February 7, 5:00 -
It’s that magical time of the year when Hogwarts letters will be sent out and students will enjoy a magical night of visiting
Honeydukes Candy Store, have Butter Beer at the Three Broomsticks, attend 5 Hogwarts classes and make a project at each, and finish off the evening in the Great Hall with magical treats.
For Students in grades 3-
Students MUST register by January 24 to attend this event. Space is limited!
Children’s Book Illustrator Visit
featuring John Manders
Friday, February 28 from 6:00 -
Join us for a fun evening as John talks to us about art and book illustration!
He will be painting a special picture for the library this evening and autographing books. Books may be ordered in advance through the library.
Ask at the desk for the order form! Registration not required.
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.