West Elkton

West Elkton

The Global Playground

A Summer Story Time program to encourage children to continue working on their summer reading goals. A reading of Stuart J. Murphy's Jump, Kangaroo, Jump! will be followed by a paper plate kangaroo making craft. The program will close with a variation of Duck, Duck, Goose, called "Wallaby, Wallaby, Kangaroo."

Exercise your mind, body, and spirit



Design and experience this unique journaling technique.

Thursday, July 7th, 6:30pm, Eaton Library

Thursday, July 14th, 6:30pm, Camden Library

Tuesday, July 19th, 6:30pm, New Paris Library

Wednesday, July 20th, 5:30pm, West Alexandria Library

Tuesday, July 26th, 4pm, Eldorado Library

Wednesday, July 27th, 4pm, West Manchester Library

Thursday, July 28th, 4:30pm, West Elkton Library



SPA/Pamper your body

Lotions, Soaps, and More.


Thursday, June 2nd, 6:30pm, Eaton Library

Thursday, June 9th, 6:30pm, Camden Library

Wednesday, June 15th 5:30pm, West Alexandria Library

Tuesday, June 21st, 6:30pm, New Paris Library

Wednesday, June 22nd, 4pm, West Manchester Library

Thursday, June 23rd, 4:30pm, West Elkton Library

Tuesday, June 28th, 4pm, Eldorado Library

Temporary Henna Tattoos

West Elkton Teens Grades 6-12, have you ever wanted to get a temporary Henna Tattoo? Henna tattooing (Mehndi) involves making decorative designs on the skin and then staining the figures with henna that is made from the Egyptian evergreen plant, Lawsonia Inermis.

Tween Summer Reading Program

Come hang out with us at these tween programs this summer!  We are focusing on games and fitness this year!

All programs will be at 3:00pm in West Elkton, for ages 8 through 12.

Thursday June 2nd - Obstacle Course for your Brain

Thursday June 9th - Create a First Aid Kit

Thursday June 16th - Drawing Games

Thursday June 23rd - Minute to Win it!

Thursday June 30th - Board Games

Thursday July 7th - Make a Paracord Bracelet

Thursday July 14th - Create-a-sport!

Thursday July 21st - Popcorn Olympics


Matt Jergens Comedy Juggler

What better way to wrap up an amazing Summer Reading Program, than to have the amazing and hilarious, Matt Jergens here to entertain us? Matt mixes his incredible juggling talents with his comical style to create quite a captivating performance! Matt will be visiting each of the PCDL branches. Please check the event calendar for all the dates and times.

Adult Crafting - Doodling

Get a jump start on this year’s Summer Reading theme: 


Whether you call it Zentangle or Zen doodle, it just simply fun! And relaxing!

Start with a simple shape, repeat.  Add a line, repeat.  Continue until you are lost in the process. 

Bring a friend and join us at location or time that is convenient for you.  Sign-ups are appreciated.


Thursday, May 5th, 6:30pm – Eaton Library

Thursday, May 12th, 6:30pm – Camden Library

Tuesday, May 17th, 6:30pm – New Paris Library

Magician Gordon Russ

On your Mark, Get Set, Magic! Gordon Russ will be here to entertain you with his hilarious comedy, magic show! Children can bring in a small "PICK ME" sign to stand out when Gordon calls for volunteers. Gordon will visit each PCDL library to help us kick of Summer Reading 2016. Check the event calendar for complete times and dates.

Super Mario Maker Challenge

Teens Grades 6-12, Play Super Mario Maker on the Wii U and take our Course Maker Challenge!  Create a course in the Course Maker Mode and have other Teens play your course.  Also, go old school and play 4 player Mario Kart Double Dash on the Gamecube!  Snacks and prizes for everyone!

Teens: Pokkén Tournament

West Elkton Teens Grades 6-12, want to try the newly released Pokkén Tournament game on the Wii U?  We’re going to play tournament style and the best playing Teen is going to walk away with Ash’s hat! Everyone wins a prize.  Also, eat snacks!  *Registration is required by May 16th.  To register call West Elkton at 787-4873 or stop by the front desk.



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