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Carnegie Library of Pittsburgh’s Reading Room @ Market Square

Tuesday, July 7, 2015 | Other Dates  
11:00 AM - 2:00 PM

Directions to this location: Market Square, Downtown Pittsburgh

Summary: Release your inner bookworm! Browse the used book sale and buy a book for as little as $1 for your own library.

The Life and Times of Frida Kahlo

Tuesday, July 7, 2015  
12:15 PM
Directions to this location: Downtown & Business


Second Wednesday Meditation Group

Wednesday, July 8, 2015 | Other Dates  
12:00 PM - 12:50 PM

Directions to this location: Downtown & Business

Summary: Whether you’re a seasoned meditator or just a beginner, join us for a meditation practice session on the second Wednesday of the month.

Social Media Marketing for Business

Thursday, July 9, 2015  
12:15 PM - 1:15 PM

Directions to this location: Downtown & Business

Summary: Join us for a free seminar on strategies and best practices of successfully utilizing social media to expand your market reach.

Scribes

Friday, July 10, 2015  
9:30 AM - 11:30 AM

Directions to this location: Downtown & Business

Summary: Are you writing your life story? Are you 50 or older? Join the Scribes & find like-minded people who work together to develop their creative writing skills.

Let's Speak English

Friday, July 10, 2015 | Other Dates  
1:00 PM - 2:00 PM

Directions to this location: Downtown & Business


Carnegie Library Books and Buttons at the Cultural Trust's Gallery Crawl: We supply the materials, you supply the creativity!

Friday, July 10, 2015 | Other Dates  
5:30 PM - 9:00 PM

Directions to this location: Cultural District

Summary: Make a button! We supply the materials, you supply the creativity. Want books? We have them, cheap!

Keep Pittsburgh Beautiful: Protecting our Waterways

Saturday, July 11, 2015  
2:30 PM - 4:00 PM

Directions to this location: Downtown & Business

Summary: Summer is an excellent time to explore Pittsburgh’s beautiful waterways!

Carnegie Library of Pittsburgh’s Reading Room @ Market Square

Tuesday, July 14, 2015 | Other Dates  
11:00 AM - 2:00 PM

Directions to this location: Market Square, Downtown Pittsburgh

Summary: Release your inner bookworm! Browse the used book sale and buy a book for as little as $1 for your own library.

The Reel Story

Tuesday, July 14, 2015  
12:15 PM
Directions to this location: Downtown & Business


Smithfield Critics Book Discussion Group

Wednesday, July 15, 2015  
12:00 PM - 1:00 PM

Directions to this location: Downtown & Business


Gangs and Outlaws of Western Pennsylvania

Thursday, July 16, 2015  
12:15 PM - 1:15 PM

Directions to this location: Downtown & Business

Summary: Join author and historian Thomas White as he explores Western Pennsylvania's criminal history.

Toastmasters

Friday, July 17, 2015  
7:15 AM - 8:30 AM

Directions to this location: Downtown & Business


Let's Speak English

Friday, July 17, 2015 | Other Dates  
1:00 PM - 2:00 PM

Directions to this location: Downtown & Business


Job & Career: Resume Assistance by Appointment

Saturday, July 18, 2015 | Other Dates  
12:00 PM - 2:00 PM

Directions to this location: Downtown & Business

Summary: One-on-one assistance is available to help you develop a strong resume so you can land an interview. Bring a copy of your resume to receive feedback from a qualified volunteer. To register, please call 412-281-7141 or visit the Library.

Urban Chicken Farming

Saturday, July 18, 2015  
2:30 PM - 3:30 PM

Directions to this location: Downtown & Business

Summary: Keeping a small backyard flock of chickens in an urban setting can be fun, rewarding and a lot of hard-work.

Carnegie Library of Pittsburgh’s Reading Room @ Market Square

Tuesday, July 21, 2015 | Other Dates  
11:00 AM - 2:00 PM

Directions to this location: Market Square, Downtown Pittsburgh

Summary: Release your inner bookworm! Browse the used book sale and buy a book for as little as $1 for your own library.

Ernest Hemingway: Wrestling With Life

Tuesday, July 21, 2015  
12:15 PM
Directions to this location: Downtown & Business


Reading Social Book Group

Wednesday, July 22, 2015  
12:00 PM - 1:00 PM

Directions to this location: Downtown & Business

Summary: Mingle with good books & neighbors each month. Expand yourself with thought provoking discussions of books from different genres. This month's selection is Cutting for Stone by A.Verghese.

How to Start a Food Truck Business

Thursday, July 23, 2015  
12:15 PM - 1:15 PM

Directions to this location: Downtown & Business

Summary: Have a great recipe that everyone raves about? Ever thought about taking that recipe on the road and starting your own food truck business?

Scribes

Friday, July 24, 2015  
9:30 AM - 11:30 AM

Directions to this location: Downtown & Business

Summary: Are you writing your life story? Are you 50 or older? Join the Scribes & find like-minded people who work together to develop their creative writing skills.

Let's Speak English

Friday, July 24, 2015 | Other Dates  
1:00 PM - 2:00 PM

Directions to this location: Downtown & Business


Cooking @ the Library: Super Summer Salads

Saturday, July 25, 2015  
2:30 PM - 4:00 PM

Directions to this location: Downtown & Business

Summary: Need some go-to lunch ideas to beat the heat this summer? Super summer salads are easy to make ahead of time or at the last minute.

Carnegie Library of Pittsburgh’s Reading Room @ Market Square

Tuesday, July 28, 2015 | Other Dates  
11:00 AM - 2:00 PM

Directions to this location: Market Square, Downtown Pittsburgh

Summary: Release your inner bookworm! Browse the used book sale and buy a book for as little as $1 for your own library.

The Reel Story

Tuesday, July 28, 2015  
12:15 PM
Directions to this location: Downtown & Business


Small Business Research

Thursday, July 30, 2015  
12:15 PM - 1:15 PM

Directions to this location: Downtown & Business

Summary: Are you interested in starting a business in Pennsylvania?

Let's Speak English

Friday, July 31, 2015 | Other Dates  
1:00 PM - 2:00 PM

Directions to this location: Downtown & Business


Job & Career: Resume Assistance by Appointment

Saturday, August 1, 2015 | Other Dates  
10:00 AM - 12:00 PM

Directions to this location: Downtown & Business

Summary: One-on-one assistance is available to help you develop a strong resume so you can land an interview. Bring a copy of your resume to receive feedback from a qualified volunteer. To register, please call 412-281-7141 or visit the Library.

Carnegie Library of Pittsburgh’s Reading Room @ Market Square

Tuesday, August 4, 2015 | Other Dates  
11:00 AM - 2:00 PM

Directions to this location: Market Square, Downtown Pittsburgh

Summary: Release your inner bookworm! Browse the used book sale and buy a book for as little as $1 for your own library.

Let's Speak English

Friday, August 7, 2015 | Other Dates  
1:00 PM - 2:00 PM

Directions to this location: Downtown & Business


Carnegie Library of Pittsburgh’s Reading Room @ Market Square

Tuesday, August 11, 2015 | Other Dates  
11:00 AM - 2:00 PM

Directions to this location: Market Square, Downtown Pittsburgh

Summary: Release your inner bookworm! Browse the used book sale and buy a book for as little as $1 for your own library.

Second Wednesday Meditation Group

Wednesday, August 12, 2015 | Other Dates  
12:00 PM - 12:50 PM

Directions to this location: Downtown & Business

Summary: Whether you’re a seasoned meditator or just a beginner, join us for a meditation practice session on the second Wednesday of the month.

Let's Speak English

Friday, August 14, 2015 | Other Dates  
1:00 PM - 2:00 PM

Directions to this location: Downtown & Business


Job & Career: Resume Assistance by Appointment

Saturday, August 15, 2015 | Other Dates  
10:00 AM - 12:00 PM

Directions to this location: Downtown & Business

Summary: One-on-one assistance is available to help you develop a strong resume so you can land an interview. Bring a copy of your resume to receive feedback from a qualified volunteer. To register, please call 412-281-7141 or visit the Library.

Carnegie Library of Pittsburgh’s Reading Room @ Market Square

Tuesday, August 18, 2015 | Other Dates  
11:00 AM - 2:00 PM

Directions to this location: Market Square, Downtown Pittsburgh

Summary: Release your inner bookworm! Browse the used book sale and buy a book for as little as $1 for your own library.

Let's Speak English

Friday, August 21, 2015 | Other Dates  
1:00 PM - 2:00 PM

Directions to this location: Downtown & Business


Carnegie Library of Pittsburgh’s Reading Room @ Market Square

Tuesday, August 25, 2015 | Other Dates  
11:00 AM - 2:00 PM

Directions to this location: Market Square, Downtown Pittsburgh

Summary: Release your inner bookworm! Browse the used book sale and buy a book for as little as $1 for your own library.

Let's Speak English

Friday, August 28, 2015 | Other Dates  
1:00 PM - 2:00 PM

Directions to this location: Downtown & Business


Let's Speak English

Friday, September 4, 2015 | Other Dates  
1:00 PM - 2:00 PM

Directions to this location: Downtown & Business