Category Archives: CLASSES

Adulting for Teens

High school-aged teens are invited to register. Learn important information about how to get by in life.  Topics range from financial wellness to apartment hunting. These courses are meant to allow teens to start adult life knowing as much as they can. It will be fun–we promise! REGISTER online, or call the library at (717) 533-6555. If you have questions, contact Annika Sundberg at asundberg@derrytownhip.org

Ready, Set, Goal – Thursday, September 20.                                                  3:00 p.m.  to 6:00 p.m. ( Registration begins September 6.)

Come learn about goal setting and goal achievement. Take part in projects and exercises to guide you to achievement of your school year goals. These skills are invaluable. Presented by Kathleen Frascona.

Summer Art Camp

Summer Art Camp is presented by Kathleen Forney.

Monday, August 13 to Friday, August 17.  1:00 p.m. to 4:00 p.m. Please register online,  or call (717) 533-6555 ext. 3708. The camp is suitable for kids in 4th grade+.  Camp Fee of $50 is payable at the library. 4 awesome projects – origami paper mobile, fused glass dish, woven basket, and mosaic pictures.

If you have questions, please contact Rita Smith at (717) 533-6555 ext. 3707. ritahuntsmith@derrytownship.org

Girls Who Code

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REGISTER HERE. Registration begins August 27.

Tuesday afternoons 5:45 p.m. to 7:30 p.m. beginning September 18. If you have questions, call 533-6555. 

Girls in grades 6-12 learn how to use computer science to impact their community and join a sisterhood of supportive peers and role models. The program is designed for students with a wide range of computer science experience. Activities are available for girls with ZERO computer science experience all the way up to activities that introduce college-level concepts. The broad set of soft and hard skills taught are: Teamwork, confidence, time management, communication, functions, variables, conditional, and loops. Instructor: Lin Taylor.

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