Regularly Scheduled Programs for Adults
Teen & Children Section
*Library Closed: Labor Day Holidays September Sun & Mon, 1 & 2
Coming next month!Save the Date!
A Novel Affair: The Great Gatsby*
Saturday, October 12th
In the tradition of F. Scott Fitzgerald's fabulous world, enjoy great food, great beverages, great live music and great fun!
Reserve your spot to attend ($30) or pay $35 at the door. (*our revamped "Books & Bubbly")
2nd Annual Potted Mum Sale!
Starts Tuesday, Sept. 3
Supporting the Dormont-Mt. Lebanon-Castle Shannon Rotary Clubs
$9 per pot... cash & carry while supplies last. $5 of the purchase price is a donation to the library. Many colors will be available!
1st Wednesdays of the month for adults ages 50 and up.
Wednesday, September 4, 2-4pm
This month's program: George Westinghouse The Forgotten Genius
Join us for an autobiographical presentation of George Westinghouse in costume by Ed Reis from the Senator John Heinz History Center.
From the invention of the airbrake an automobile shock absorbers to the development of railroad signaling and the modern day weekend, the Westinghouse story is an integral part of Western Pennsylvania’s 250 year history of innovation.
Schedule for four Wednesdays in September, 7pm
Yoga is a practice that benefits all ages and body types. Join us for a basic 60-minute flow class for all levels. Both beginners and experienced practitioners will benefit physically and mentally from the training. Each participant should have a yoga mat, a small hand towel, and water, if desired. Feel free to bring any questions you have about yoga to the class as well.
These classes are free and no pre-registration is necessary.
Wednesday, September 11, 7-8pm
John Lege is bringing 20 parrots from around the world tonight for a fun and informative show about these amazing creatures.
Bring the entire family (and a camera!) and stay afterwards to meet the parrots and take some pictures.
Wednesday, September 11, 7-8:30pm
An information session for the RIF's Everybody Wins!, program. Everybody Wins! is a lunchtime literacy and mentoring program for 2nd and 3rd graders in the Pittsburgh Public Schools.
For more information, please visit RIF or contact the RIF office at 412-321-8022 or email firstname.lastname@example.org.
Thursday, September 12, 7-9pm
Should you start a business? If you think you may want to take on this challenge, come get helpful advice, tips, and your questions answered by SCORE (Service Corps Of Retired Executives). SCORE members are trained to serve as counselors, advisers, and mentors to aspiring entrepreneurs and to business owners. Their services are offered at no fee, as a community service.
Registration is required. To register, please call the Reference Desk at 412-531-1912, select Option #3.
Wednesday, September 18, 7-8:30pm
Learn how all debt is not alike. This program will be presented by Dominic T. Cutuli, CPA, a licensed CPA since 2000. If you would like to attend, please register by sending an email to email@example.com or calling 412-531-1912 x 214.
If you would like to attend, please register by sending an email to firstname.lastname@example.org or calling 412-531-1912 x 214.
TEEN & CHILDREN PROGRAMS
Thursday, September 5, 7-8pm
The first Thursday of the month, children can read aloud to a furry friend! Dog listeners are trained by Therapy Dogs International. Registration required. 412-531-1912, Ext 215.
Friday, September 6, 10:30-11:30am
All children 18 months to 3 years of age are invited to join early childhood professionals from ACHIEVA Support Early Intervention Program at a monthly one hour playgroup.
Every child will be encouraged to play at his or her developmental level. Parents and caregivers must stay with the children.
Please register online at ACHIEVA.
Wednesday, September 11, 18 & 25 3:30-4:30pm
Come play Nintendo classics and new Wii U games while enjoying snacks!
Wednesdays from 3:30 to 4:30PM in Meeting Room A
For middle school aged kids, no registration required.
Monday, September 16, 3:15-4:30pm
Get ready for Monday Night Football with grilled hot dogs for all middle and high school students! Enter for a signed photo of Troy Polamalu.
Monday, September 23 & 30, 10:30-11am
Join native speaker and French tutor Valerie Rose for stories and fun in French! For children ages 2 - 5 & their parents.
Wild about books - Storytime fun for children
ages 4 - 6.
Tuesday, September 24, 10-10:30am
Wednesday, September 25,
Stories, songs and rhymes for children ages birth - 2 years with an adult.
Wednesday, September 25, 4-5pm
Come create Lego structures - each month we choose a different theme.
Kids must pre-register. For kids ages 7 - 12.
Thursday, September 26,
Stories, songs, and rhymes for children ages 2-3 with an adult.
Monday, September 30, 7pm
ANIMATION: This collection of short films, demonstrate the creative diversity among animation filmmakers. We will screen LIGHT-HEADED, MELT-DOWN, DANNY BOY and others and see why animation is not just for kids.
This series spread over a three month period, focuses on films available through INDIEFLIX ---a service available for streaming through the Mt. Lebanon library. Your host for the series is local film historian Elaine Wertheim.
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