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Murals in the Teen Space: submissions complete! : Show us a sketch to reserve your space.

Friday, January 25, 2013  
10:00 AM - 8:00 PM

UPDATE: All murals have been reserved. Contact if you are interested in being an alternate artist.

Once upon a time, teens painted awesome murals on the bookshelves in the Teen department. The teens grew up. Their murals were painted over. Everyone was sad. Come paint new murals on our bookshelves!

• All supplies provided!
• Middle and High school students only.
• Individuals or groups welcome.
• Each bookshelf has a non-removable sign. You will design and paint the area around it, measured 1.5 feet by 6.5 feet.
• Show us your sketch: bring your idea to the Teen reference desk to reserve your bookshelf end.
• First come, first reserved. There are only 16 available spots, so move quickly!
• Creativity is encouraged in both style and content, but keep it clean. Not sure if your design is appropriate for an all-ages audience? Ask a librarian!
• You must schedule your day to paint at least one week in advance.
• You must try to complete the mural in one day.
Event fee: Free!
4400 Forbes Ave
Pittsburgh, PA 15213