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The Writers' Studio: Spark the imagination for your own writing

Sunday, July 5, 2015 | Other Dates  
2:00 PM - 4:00 PM

Directions to this location: Squirrel Hill


Storytime: Preschool Pals

Monday, July 6, 2015 | Other Dates  
1:30 PM - 2:00 PM

Directions to this location: Squirrel Hill - Children's Room


Gardening Thyme: Little Green Thumbs

Monday, July 6, 2015 | Other Dates  
2:00 PM
Directions to this location: Squirrel Hill - Children's Room


Storytime: Family Fun

Monday, July 6, 2015 | Other Dates  
4:15 PM - 4:45 PM

Directions to this location: Squirrel Hill - Children's Room


Writing a Legacy of Life

Tuesday, July 7, 2015 | Other Dates  
1:00 PM - 3:00 PM

Directions to this location: Squirrel Hill

Summary: Join our lifestory writing class and begin a journey of personal exploration and adventure.

Storytime: Terrific Tales for Toddlers

Tuesday, July 7, 2015 | Other Dates  
10:30 AM - 11:00 AM

Directions to this location: Squirrel Hill - Children's Room


Celebrate: Heroes in Our Community

Tuesday, July 7, 2015  
11:00 AM - 11:30 AM

Directions to this location: Squirrel Hill - Children's Room

Summary: Join us in our driveway on Marlborough Avenue to meet with a police officer, who will be available for a meet and greet with a police car. Recommended for ages 18 months - 5 years old with their parents and caregivers.

Storytime: Terrific Tales for Toddlers

Tuesday, July 7, 2015 | Other Dates  
11:30 AM - 12:00 PM

Directions to this location: Squirrel Hill - Children's Room


Teen Time

Tuesday, July 7, 2015 | Other Dates  
3:00 PM - 5:00 PM

Directions to this location: Squirrel Hill


Yoga with Phyllis

Tuesday, July 7, 2015 | Other Dates  
5:30 PM - 7:00 PM

Directions to this location: Squirrel Hill


Job & Career: Resume Assistance: First and third Thursdays of the month by appointment

Tuesday, July 7, 2015  
6:00 PM
Directions to this location: Squirrel Hill


Kids Create: Grades K-2

Wednesday, July 8, 2015 | Other Dates  
4:15 PM - 5:00 PM

Directions to this location: Squirrel Hill - Children's Room

Summary: Explore engineering! Children ages 5-8 will be matched with their peer group so that they can explore artistic mediums with their hands, minds, imaginations.

Kids Create: Grades 3-5

Wednesday, July 8, 2015 | Other Dates  
4:15 PM - 5:00 PM

Directions to this location: Squirrel Hill - Children's Room

Summary: Celebrate Jane Goodall and learn about her research with chimpanzees through crafts and activities. Children ages 9-11 will be matched with their peer group so that they can explore artistic mediums with their hands, minds, imaginations.

Storytime: Baby & Me

Thursday, July 9, 2015 | Other Dates  
10:30 AM - 11:00 AM

Directions to this location: Squirrel Hill - Children's Room


Storytime: Baby & Me

Thursday, July 9, 2015 | Other Dates  
11:30 AM - 12:00 PM

Directions to this location: Squirrel Hill - Children's Room


Teen Time

Thursday, July 9, 2015 | Other Dates  
3:00 PM - 5:00 PM

Directions to this location: Squirrel Hill


Yoga with Phyllis

Saturday, July 11, 2015 | Other Dates  
10:00 AM - 11:30 AM

Directions to this location: Squirrel Hill


Storytime: Family Fun

Saturday, July 11, 2015 | Other Dates  
11:00 AM - 11:30 AM

Directions to this location: Squirrel Hill - Children's Room


The Writers' Studio: Spark the imagination for your own writing

Sunday, July 12, 2015 | Other Dates  
2:00 PM - 4:00 PM

Directions to this location: Squirrel Hill


Storytime: Chinese and English

Monday, July 13, 2015 | Other Dates  
1:30 PM - 2:00 PM

Directions to this location: Squirrel Hill - Children's Room

Summary: Celebrate the city's diverse culture as we explore new words through songs, action rhymes and stories in both English and Chinese. For children birth - 5 years and their parents and caregivers.

Gardening Thyme: Little Green Thumbs

Monday, July 13, 2015 | Other Dates  
2:00 PM
Directions to this location: Squirrel Hill - Children's Room


Storytime: Family Fun

Monday, July 13, 2015 | Other Dates  
4:15 PM - 4:45 PM

Directions to this location: Squirrel Hill - Children's Room


Storytime: Terrific Tales for Toddlers

Tuesday, July 14, 2015 | Other Dates  
10:30 AM - 11:00 AM

Directions to this location: Squirrel Hill - Children's Room


Storytime: Terrific Tales for Toddlers

Tuesday, July 14, 2015 | Other Dates  
11:30 AM - 12:00 PM

Directions to this location: Squirrel Hill - Children's Room


Teen Time

Tuesday, July 14, 2015 | Other Dates  
3:30 PM - 5:00 PM

Directions to this location: Squirrel Hill


Yoga with Phyllis

Tuesday, July 14, 2015 | Other Dates  
5:30 PM - 7:00 PM

Directions to this location: Squirrel Hill


Kids Create: Grades K-2

Wednesday, July 15, 2015 | Other Dates  
4:15 PM - 5:00 PM

Directions to this location: Squirrel Hill - Children's Room

Summary: Explore crazy chemistry experiments! Children ages 5-8 will be matched with their peer group so that they can explore artistic mediums with their hands, minds, imaginations.

Kids Create: Grades 3-5

Wednesday, July 15, 2015 | Other Dates  
4:15 PM - 5:00 PM

Directions to this location: Squirrel Hill - Children's Room

Summary: Celebrate Jane Goodall and learn about her research with chimpanzees through crafts and activities. Children ages 9-11 will be matched with their peer group so that they can explore artistic mediums with their hands, minds, imaginations.

Genre Book Club- I Capture the Castle by Dodie Smith: Classic Romance

Wednesday, July 15, 2015  
6:30 PM - 7:45 PM

Directions to this location: Squirrel Hill

Summary: Join us on the third Wednesday of each month for a literary adventure as we explore and discuss different genres.

Storytime: Baby & Me

Thursday, July 16, 2015 | Other Dates  
10:30 AM - 11:00 AM

Directions to this location: Squirrel Hill - Children's Room


Storytime: Baby & Me

Thursday, July 16, 2015 | Other Dates  
11:30 AM - 12:00 PM

Directions to this location: Squirrel Hill - Children's Room


Teen Time

Thursday, July 16, 2015 | Other Dates  
3:00 PM - 5:00 PM

Directions to this location: Squirrel Hill


Yoga with Phyllis

Saturday, July 18, 2015 | Other Dates  
10:00 AM - 11:30 AM

Directions to this location: Squirrel Hill


Storytime: Spanish and English

Saturday, July 18, 2015 | Other Dates  
11:00 AM - 11:30 AM

Directions to this location: Squirrel Hill - Children's Room

Summary: Celebrate the city's diverse culture as we explore new words through songs, action rhymes and stories in both English and Spanish. For children birth - 5 years and their parents and caregivers.

Origami Club of Pittsburgh presents Fantastic Folding

Saturday, July 18, 2015  
12:00 PM
Directions to this location: Squirrel Hill - Children's Room

Summary: Explore the art of paper folding with volunteers from the Origami Club of Pittsburgh. Accomplished paper folders will demonstrate various techniques and help participants create several origami forms. For children in grades K-5. Teens and adults welcome!

The Writers' Studio: Spark the imagination for your own writing

Sunday, July 19, 2015 | Other Dates  
2:00 PM - 4:00 PM

Directions to this location: Squirrel Hill


Storytime: Preschool Pals

Monday, July 20, 2015 | Other Dates  
1:30 PM - 2:00 PM

Directions to this location: Squirrel Hill - Children's Room


Gardening Thyme: Little Green Thumbs

Monday, July 20, 2015 | Other Dates  
2:00 PM
Directions to this location: Squirrel Hill - Children's Room


Storytime: Family Fun

Monday, July 20, 2015 | Other Dates  
4:15 PM - 4:45 PM

Directions to this location: Squirrel Hill - Children's Room


Writing a Legacy of Life

Tuesday, July 21, 2015 | Other Dates  
1:00 PM - 3:00 PM

Directions to this location: Squirrel Hill

Summary: Join our lifestory writing class and begin a journey of personal exploration and adventure.

Storytime: Terrific Tales for Toddlers

Tuesday, July 21, 2015 | Other Dates  
10:30 AM - 11:00 AM

Directions to this location: Squirrel Hill - Children's Room


Celebrate: Heroes in Our Community

Tuesday, July 21, 2015  
11:00 AM - 11:30 AM

Directions to this location: Squirrel Hill - Children's Room

Summary: Join us in our driveway on Marlborough Avenue to meet with some local community heroes this summer! Firefighters will be on hand with Fire Engine 18. Recommended for children ages 18 months - 5 years old with their parents and caregivers.

Storytime: Terrific Tales for Toddlers

Tuesday, July 21, 2015 | Other Dates  
11:30 AM - 12:00 PM

Directions to this location: Squirrel Hill - Children's Room


Teen Time

Tuesday, July 21, 2015 | Other Dates  
3:00 PM - 5:00 PM

Directions to this location: Squirrel Hill


Yoga with Phyllis

Tuesday, July 21, 2015 | Other Dates  
5:30 PM - 7:00 PM

Directions to this location: Squirrel Hill


Job & Career: Resume Assistance by Appointment

Tuesday, July 21, 2015  
6:00 PM - 8:00 PM

Directions to this location: Squirrel Hill

Summary: Qualified Volunteers are available to help you develop a strong résumé and cover letter so you can land that all-important interview.

Kids Create: Grades K-2

Wednesday, July 22, 2015 | Other Dates  
4:15 PM - 5:00 PM

Directions to this location: Squirrel Hill - Children's Room

Summary: Celebrate our local heroes - the firefighters with activities and crafts! Children ages 5-8 will be matched with their peer group so that they can explore artistic mediums with their hands, minds, imaginations.

Kids Create: Grades 3-5

Wednesday, July 22, 2015 | Other Dates  
4:15 PM - 5:00 PM

Directions to this location: Squirrel Hill - Children's Room

Summary: Celebrate Jane Goodall and learn about her research with chimpanzees through crafts and activities. Children ages 9-11 will be matched with their peer group so that they can explore artistic mediums with their hands, minds, imaginations.

Storytime: Baby & Me

Thursday, July 23, 2015 | Other Dates  
10:30 AM - 11:00 AM

Directions to this location: Squirrel Hill - Children's Room


Storytime: Baby & Me

Thursday, July 23, 2015 | Other Dates  
11:30 AM - 12:00 PM

Directions to this location: Squirrel Hill - Children's Room


Teen Time

Thursday, July 23, 2015 | Other Dates  
3:00 PM - 5:00 PM

Directions to this location: Squirrel Hill


Yoga with Phyllis

Saturday, July 25, 2015 | Other Dates  
10:00 AM - 11:30 AM

Directions to this location: Squirrel Hill


Storytime: Family Fun

Saturday, July 25, 2015 | Other Dates  
11:00 AM - 11:30 AM

Directions to this location: Squirrel Hill - Children's Room


The Writers' Studio: Spark the imagination for your own writing

Sunday, July 26, 2015 | Other Dates  
2:00 PM - 4:00 PM

Directions to this location: Squirrel Hill


Storytime: Preschool Pals

Monday, July 27, 2015 | Other Dates  
1:30 PM - 2:00 PM

Directions to this location: Squirrel Hill - Children's Room


Gardening Thyme: Little Green Thumbs

Monday, July 27, 2015 | Other Dates  
2:00 PM
Directions to this location: Squirrel Hill - Children's Room


Storytime: Family Fun

Monday, July 27, 2015 | Other Dates  
4:15 PM - 4:45 PM

Directions to this location: Squirrel Hill - Children's Room


Storytime: Terrific Tales for Toddlers

Tuesday, July 28, 2015 | Other Dates  
10:30 AM - 11:00 AM

Directions to this location: Squirrel Hill - Children's Room


Storytime: Terrific Tales for Toddlers

Tuesday, July 28, 2015 | Other Dates  
11:30 AM - 12:00 PM

Directions to this location: Squirrel Hill - Children's Room


Teen Time

Tuesday, July 28, 2015 | Other Dates  
3:00 PM - 5:00 PM

Directions to this location: Squirrel Hill


Yoga with Phyllis

Tuesday, July 28, 2015 | Other Dates  
5:30 PM - 7:00 PM

Directions to this location: Squirrel Hill


Kids Create: Fairy and Gnome Houses

Wednesday, July 29, 2015 | Other Dates  
4:15 PM - 5:00 PM

Directions to this location: Squirrel Hill - Children's Room

Summary: Explore nature by creating homes for fairies and gnomes in the Library backyard! Children ages 5-12 will explore artistic mediums with their hands, minds, imaginations.

Author Talk: Jennifer Pharr Davis: The Extra Mile: Exploring the Limits of Endurance

Wednesday, July 29, 2015  
6:00 PM
Directions to this location: Squirrel Hill

Summary: Jennifer Pharr Davis is a hiker, author, adventure speaker, and 2012 National Geographic Adventurer of the Year.

Storytime: Baby & Me

Thursday, July 30, 2015 | Other Dates  
10:30 AM - 11:00 AM

Directions to this location: Squirrel Hill - Children's Room


Storytime: Baby & Me

Thursday, July 30, 2015 | Other Dates  
11:30 AM - 12:00 PM

Directions to this location: Squirrel Hill - Children's Room


Teen Time

Thursday, July 30, 2015 | Other Dates  
3:00 PM - 5:00 PM

Directions to this location: Squirrel Hill


Storytime: Family Fun

Saturday, August 1, 2015 | Other Dates  
11:00 AM - 11:30 AM

Directions to this location: Squirrel Hill - Children's Room


The Writers' Studio: Spark the imagination for your own writing

Sunday, August 2, 2015 | Other Dates  
2:00 PM - 4:00 PM

Directions to this location: Squirrel Hill


Storytime: Preschool Pals

Monday, August 3, 2015 | Other Dates  
1:30 PM - 2:00 PM

Directions to this location: Squirrel Hill - Children's Room


Gardening Thyme: Little Green Thumbs

Monday, August 3, 2015 | Other Dates  
2:00 PM
Directions to this location: Squirrel Hill - Children's Room


Storytime: Family Fun

Monday, August 3, 2015 | Other Dates  
4:15 PM - 4:45 PM

Directions to this location: Squirrel Hill - Children's Room


Writing a Legacy of Life

Tuesday, August 4, 2015 | Other Dates  
1:00 PM - 3:00 PM

Directions to this location: Squirrel Hill

Summary: Join our lifestory writing class and begin a journey of personal exploration and adventure.

Storytime: Terrific Tales for Toddlers

Tuesday, August 4, 2015 | Other Dates  
10:30 AM - 11:00 AM

Directions to this location: Squirrel Hill - Children's Room


Storytime: Terrific Tales for Toddlers

Tuesday, August 4, 2015 | Other Dates  
11:30 AM - 12:00 PM

Directions to this location: Squirrel Hill - Children's Room


Teen Time

Tuesday, August 4, 2015 | Other Dates  
3:00 PM - 5:00 PM

Directions to this location: Squirrel Hill


Kids Create: Grades 3-5

Wednesday, August 5, 2015  
4:15 PM - 5:00 PM

Directions to this location: Squirrel Hill - Children's Room

Summary: Explore stop motion animation and create your own film. Children ages 9-11 will be matched with their peer group so that they can explore artistic mediums with their hands, minds, imaginations.

Kids Create: Grades K-2

Wednesday, August 5, 2015 | Other Dates  
4:15 PM - 5:00 PM

Directions to this location: Squirrel Hill - Children's Room

Summary: Learn about owls through activities and crafts. Children ages 5-8 will be matched with their peer group so that they can explore artistic mediums with their hands, minds, imaginations.

Storytime: Baby & Me

Thursday, August 6, 2015 | Other Dates  
10:30 AM - 11:00 AM

Directions to this location: Squirrel Hill - Children's Room


Storytime: Baby & Me

Thursday, August 6, 2015 | Other Dates  
11:30 AM - 12:00 PM

Directions to this location: Squirrel Hill - Children's Room


Teen Time

Thursday, August 6, 2015 | Other Dates  
3:00 PM - 5:00 PM

Directions to this location: Squirrel Hill


Storytime: Family Fun

Saturday, August 8, 2015 | Other Dates  
11:00 AM - 11:30 AM

Directions to this location: Squirrel Hill - Children's Room


The Writers' Studio: Spark the imagination for your own writing

Sunday, August 9, 2015 | Other Dates  
2:00 PM - 4:00 PM

Directions to this location: Squirrel Hill


Storytime: Preschool Pals

Monday, August 10, 2015 | Other Dates  
1:30 PM - 2:00 PM

Directions to this location: Squirrel Hill - Children's Room


Gardening Thyme: Little Green Thumbs

Monday, August 10, 2015 | Other Dates  
2:00 PM
Directions to this location: Squirrel Hill - Children's Room


Storytime: Family Fun

Monday, August 10, 2015 | Other Dates  
4:15 PM - 4:45 PM

Directions to this location: Squirrel Hill - Children's Room


Storytime: Terrific Tales for Toddlers

Tuesday, August 11, 2015 | Other Dates  
11:30 AM - 12:00 PM

Directions to this location: Squirrel Hill - Children's Room


Teen Time

Tuesday, August 11, 2015 | Other Dates  
3:30 PM - 5:00 PM

Directions to this location: Squirrel Hill


Celebrate: Superheroes!

Wednesday, August 12, 2015 | Other Dates  
4:15 PM - 5:00 PM

Directions to this location: Squirrel Hill - Children's Room

Summary: Put on your cape, gloves, and superhero powers and join us as we test out our super strength, fantastic reflexes, and creative brain power with games, crafts and activities. For families with children ages 0 to grade 5.

Storytime: Baby & Me

Thursday, August 13, 2015 | Other Dates  
10:30 AM - 11:00 AM

Directions to this location: Squirrel Hill - Children's Room


Storytime: Baby & Me

Thursday, August 13, 2015 | Other Dates  
11:30 AM - 12:00 PM

Directions to this location: Squirrel Hill - Children's Room


Teen Time

Thursday, August 13, 2015 | Other Dates  
3:00 PM - 5:00 PM

Directions to this location: Squirrel Hill


Storytime: Family Fun

Saturday, August 15, 2015 | Other Dates  
11:00 AM - 11:30 AM

Directions to this location: Squirrel Hill - Children's Room


The Writers' Studio: Spark the imagination for your own writing

Sunday, August 16, 2015 | Other Dates  
2:00 PM - 4:00 PM

Directions to this location: Squirrel Hill


Storytime: Preschool Pals

Monday, August 17, 2015 | Other Dates  
1:30 PM - 2:00 PM

Directions to this location: Squirrel Hill - Children's Room


Gardening Thyme: Little Green Thumbs

Monday, August 17, 2015 | Other Dates  
2:00 PM
Directions to this location: Squirrel Hill - Children's Room


Storytime: Family Fun

Monday, August 17, 2015 | Other Dates  
4:15 PM - 4:45 PM

Directions to this location: Squirrel Hill - Children's Room


Writing a Legacy of Life

Tuesday, August 18, 2015 | Other Dates  
1:00 PM - 3:00 PM

Directions to this location: Squirrel Hill

Summary: Join our lifestory writing class and begin a journey of personal exploration and adventure.

Storytime: Terrific Tales for Toddlers

Tuesday, August 18, 2015 | Other Dates  
11:30 AM - 12:00 PM

Directions to this location: Squirrel Hill - Children's Room


Teen Time

Tuesday, August 18, 2015 | Other Dates  
3:30 PM - 5:00 PM

Directions to this location: Squirrel Hill


Origami Club of Pittsburgh presents Fantastic Folding

Wednesday, August 19, 2015 | Other Dates  
4:15 PM - 5:00 PM

Directions to this location: Squirrel Hill - Children's Room


Kids Create: Grades 3-5

Wednesday, August 19, 2015  
4:15 PM - 5:00 PM

Directions to this location: Squirrel Hill - Children's Room

Summary: Explore engineering and construction through hands on activities. Children ages 9-11 will be matched with their peer group so that they can explore artistic mediums with their hands, minds, imaginations.

Genre Book Club- Into the Wild by Jon Krakauer: Real-life Mystery

Wednesday, August 19, 2015  
6:30 PM - 7:45 PM

Directions to this location: Squirrel Hill

Summary: Join us on the third Wednesday of each month for a literary adventure as we explore and discuss different genres.

Storytime: Baby & Me

Thursday, August 20, 2015 | Other Dates  
10:30 AM - 11:00 AM

Directions to this location: Squirrel Hill - Children's Room


Storytime: Baby & Me

Thursday, August 20, 2015 | Other Dates  
11:30 AM - 12:00 PM

Directions to this location: Squirrel Hill - Children's Room


Teen Time

Thursday, August 20, 2015 | Other Dates  
3:00 PM - 5:00 PM

Directions to this location: Squirrel Hill


Storytime: Family Fun

Saturday, August 22, 2015 | Other Dates  
11:00 AM - 11:30 AM

Directions to this location: Squirrel Hill - Children's Room


The Writers' Studio: Spark the imagination for your own writing

Sunday, August 23, 2015 | Other Dates  
2:00 PM - 4:00 PM

Directions to this location: Squirrel Hill


Storytime: Preschool Pals

Monday, August 24, 2015 | Other Dates  
1:30 PM - 2:00 PM

Directions to this location: Squirrel Hill - Children's Room


Gardening Thyme: Little Green Thumbs

Monday, August 24, 2015 | Other Dates  
2:00 PM
Directions to this location: Squirrel Hill - Children's Room


Storytime: Family Fun

Monday, August 24, 2015 | Other Dates  
4:15 PM - 4:45 PM

Directions to this location: Squirrel Hill - Children's Room


Storytime: Terrific Tales for Toddlers

Tuesday, August 25, 2015 | Other Dates  
11:30 AM - 12:00 PM

Directions to this location: Squirrel Hill - Children's Room


Teen Time

Tuesday, August 25, 2015 | Other Dates  
3:30 PM - 5:00 PM

Directions to this location: Squirrel Hill


Kids Create: Grades K-2

Wednesday, August 26, 2015  
4:15 PM - 5:00 PM

Directions to this location: Squirrel Hill - Children's Room

Summary: Create musical instruments from recycled materials. Children ages 5-8 will be matched with their peer group so that they can explore artistic mediums with their hands, minds, imaginations.

Origami Club of Pittsburgh presents Fantastic Folding

Wednesday, August 26, 2015  
4:15 PM - 5:00 PM

Directions to this location: Squirrel Hill - Children's Room

Summary: Explore the art of paper folding with volunteers from the Origami Club of Pittsburgh. Accomplished paper folders will demonstrate various techniques and help participants create origami forms. For children in grades 3-5.

Storytime: Baby & Me

Thursday, August 27, 2015 | Other Dates  
10:30 AM - 11:00 AM

Directions to this location: Squirrel Hill - Children's Room


Storytime: Baby & Me

Thursday, August 27, 2015 | Other Dates  
11:30 AM - 12:00 PM

Directions to this location: Squirrel Hill - Children's Room


Teen Time

Thursday, August 27, 2015 | Other Dates  
3:00 PM - 5:00 PM

Directions to this location: Squirrel Hill


Storytime: Family Fun

Saturday, August 29, 2015 | Other Dates  
11:00 AM - 11:30 AM

Directions to this location: Squirrel Hill - Children's Room


The Writers' Studio: Spark the imagination for your own writing

Sunday, August 30, 2015 | Other Dates  
2:00 PM - 4:00 PM

Directions to this location: Squirrel Hill


Storytime: Preschool Pals

Monday, August 31, 2015 | Other Dates  
1:30 PM - 2:00 PM

Directions to this location: Squirrel Hill - Children's Room


Gardening Thyme: Little Green Thumbs

Monday, August 31, 2015 | Other Dates  
2:00 PM
Directions to this location: Squirrel Hill - Children's Room


Storytime: Family Fun

Monday, August 31, 2015 | Other Dates  
4:15 PM - 4:45 PM

Directions to this location: Squirrel Hill - Children's Room