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Squirrel Hill
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Storytime: Preschool Pals

Monday, December 22, 2014 | Other Dates  
1:30 PM - 2:00 PM

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


Storytime: Terrific Tales for Toddlers

Tuesday, December 23, 2014 | Other Dates  
10:30 AM - 11:00 AM

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


Storytime: Terrific Tales for Toddlers

Tuesday, December 23, 2014 | Other Dates  
11:30 AM - 12:00 PM

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


Tuesday Teen Scene

Tuesday, December 23, 2014 | Other Dates  
3:00 PM - 5:00 PM

Directions to this location: Squirrel Hill

Summary: Join us Tuesdays in our teen space for gaming, crafts, iPads, snacks and more! Teens age 11-19. Homeschoolers welcome!

Yoga with Phyllis

Tuesday, December 23, 2014 | Other Dates  
5:30 PM - 7:00 PM

Directions to this location: Squirrel Hill


Let's Speak English : If English is not your native tongue, join our group for lively English conversation.

Tuesday, December 23, 2014 | Other Dates  
6:00 PM - 7:00 PM

Directions to this location: Squirrel Hill


Yoga with Phyllis

Saturday, December 27, 2014  
10:00 AM - 11:30 AM

Directions to this location: Squirrel Hill


Storytime: Family Fun

Saturday, December 27, 2014  
11:00 AM - 11:30 AM

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

Summary: Bring the whole family to the Library for books, songs and action rhymes.

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

Sunday, December 28, 2014 | Other Dates  
2:00 PM - 4:00 PM

Directions to this location: Squirrel Hill


Storytime: Preschool Pals

Monday, December 29, 2014 | Other Dates  
1:30 PM - 2:00 PM

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


Storytime: Terrific Tales for Toddlers

Tuesday, December 30, 2014 | Other Dates  
10:30 AM - 11:00 AM

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


Storytime: Terrific Tales for Toddlers

Tuesday, December 30, 2014 | Other Dates  
11:30 AM - 12:00 PM

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


Tuesday Teen Scene

Tuesday, December 30, 2014 | Other Dates  
3:00 PM - 5:00 PM

Directions to this location: Squirrel Hill

Summary: Join us Tuesdays in our teen space for gaming, crafts, iPads, snacks and more! Teens age 11-19. Homeschoolers welcome!

Yoga with Phyllis

Tuesday, December 30, 2014 | Other Dates  
5:30 PM - 7:00 PM

Directions to this location: Squirrel Hill


Let's Speak English : If English is not your native tongue, join our group for lively English conversation.

Tuesday, December 30, 2014 | Other Dates  
6:00 PM - 7:00 PM

Directions to this location: Squirrel Hill


STEM Imagination Builders: Legos, Gears & More!

Wednesday, December 31, 2014  
4:15 PM - 5:00 PM

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

Summary: Imagine, design, construct! Using STEM(Science, Technology, Engineering, Math) skills to build with a variety of blocks and structural toys, children develop critical thinking, teamwork and motor and communication skills.

Storytime: Family Fun

Saturday, January 3, 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, January 4, 2015 | Other Dates  
2:00 PM - 4:00 PM

Directions to this location: Squirrel Hill


Storytime: Preschool Pals

Monday, January 5, 2015 | Other Dates  
1:30 PM - 2:00 PM

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


Let's READ English: The Five People You Meet in Heaven by Mitch Albom

Monday, January 5, 2015 | Other Dates  
6:00 PM - 7:00 PM

Directions to this location: Squirrel Hill

Summary: If English is not your native language and you like to read, join us to read one book each month and then meet to discuss the story, improve your vocabulary and practice your English reading and conversational skills.

Writing a Legacy of Life

Tuesday, January 6, 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, January 6, 2015 | Other Dates  
10:30 AM - 11:00 AM

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


Storytime: Terrific Tales for Toddlers

Tuesday, January 6, 2015 | Other Dates  
11:30 AM - 12:00 PM

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


Tuesday Teen Scene

Tuesday, January 6, 2015 | Other Dates  
3:00 PM - 5:00 PM

Directions to this location: Squirrel Hill

Summary: Join us Tuesdays in our teen space for gaming, crafts, iPads, snacks and more! Teens age 11-19. Homeschoolers welcome!

Pittsburgh Chess Club presents Chess Lessons

Wednesday, January 7, 2015 | Other Dates  
5:45 PM - 6:45 PM

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


Spanish for Beginners

Wednesday, January 7, 2015 | Other Dates  
6:30 PM - 7:45 PM

Directions to this location: Squirrel Hill

Summary: Have you ever wanted to learn a new language? Learn conversational Spanish from a native speaker right at the Library!

Storytime: Baby & Me

Thursday, January 8, 2015 | Other Dates  
10:30 AM - 11:00 AM

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


Storytime: Baby & Me

Thursday, January 8, 2015 | Other Dates  
11:30 AM - 12:00 PM

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


Storytime: Family Fun

Saturday, January 10, 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, January 11, 2015 | Other Dates  
2:00 PM - 4:00 PM

Directions to this location: Squirrel Hill


Storytime: Preschool Pals

Monday, January 12, 2015 | Other Dates  
1:30 PM - 2:00 PM

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


Storytime: Terrific Tales for Toddlers

Tuesday, January 13, 2015 | Other Dates  
10:30 AM - 11:00 AM

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


Storytime: Terrific Tales for Toddlers

Tuesday, January 13, 2015 | Other Dates  
11:30 AM - 12:00 PM

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


Zentangle

Tuesday, January 13, 2015 | Other Dates  
1:00 PM - 2:30 PM

Directions to this location: Squirrel Hill

Summary: Melt your stress away with innovative art meditation! Zentangle is an easy-to-learn way to create beautiful images by drawing structured patterns through repetitive pen strokes.

Tuesday Teen Scene

Tuesday, January 13, 2015 | Other Dates  
3:00 PM - 5:00 PM

Directions to this location: Squirrel Hill

Summary: Join us Tuesdays in our teen space for gaming, crafts, iPads, snacks and more! Teens age 11-19. Homeschoolers welcome!

Pittsburgh Chess Club presents Chess Lessons

Wednesday, January 14, 2015 | Other Dates  
5:45 PM - 6:45 PM

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


Storytime: Baby & Me

Thursday, January 15, 2015 | Other Dates  
10:30 AM - 11:00 AM

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


Storytime: Baby & Me

Thursday, January 15, 2015 | Other Dates  
11:30 AM - 12:00 PM

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


Zentangle

Thursday, January 15, 2015  
6:00 PM - 7:30 PM

Directions to this location: Squirrel Hill

Summary: Melt your stress away with innovative art meditation! Zentangle is an easy-to-learn way to create beautiful images by drawing structured patterns through repetitive pen strokes.

Storytime: Family Fun

Saturday, January 17, 2015 | Other Dates  
11:00 AM - 11:30 AM

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


School Age Fun: Study Buddies

Sunday, January 18, 2015  
1:30 PM - 3:00 PM

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

Summary: Do you need some help with homework or a science project? Drop by the library where teen tutors will be available to help you work through those tough questions and projects. Recommended for children in grades K-6. Registration requested.

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

Sunday, January 18, 2015 | Other Dates  
2:00 PM - 4:00 PM

Directions to this location: Squirrel Hill


Writing a Legacy of Life

Tuesday, January 20, 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, January 20, 2015 | Other Dates  
10:30 AM - 11:00 AM

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


Storytime: Terrific Tales for Toddlers

Tuesday, January 20, 2015 | Other Dates  
11:30 AM - 12:00 PM

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


Tuesday Teen Scene

Tuesday, January 20, 2015 | Other Dates  
3:00 PM - 5:00 PM

Directions to this location: Squirrel Hill

Summary: Join us Tuesdays in our teen space for gaming, crafts, iPads, snacks and more! Teens age 11-19. Homeschoolers welcome!

Genre Book Club- Men We Reaped by Jesmyn Ward: African-American/Memoir

Wednesday, January 21, 2015 | Other Dates  
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.

Pittsburgh Chess Club presents Chess Lessons

Wednesday, January 21, 2015 | Other Dates  
5:45 PM - 6:45 PM

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


Spanish for Beginners

Wednesday, January 21, 2015 | Other Dates  
6:30 PM - 7:45 PM

Directions to this location: Squirrel Hill

Summary: Have you ever wanted to learn a new language? Learn conversational Spanish from a native speaker right at the Library!

Storytime: Baby & Me

Thursday, January 22, 2015 | Other Dates  
10:30 AM - 11:00 AM

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


Storytime: Baby & Me

Thursday, January 22, 2015 | Other Dates  
11:30 AM - 12:00 PM

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


Book Discussion Empty Mansions by Bill Dedman

Thursday, January 22, 2015  
1:00 PM - 2:00 PM

Directions to this location: Squirrel Hill

Summary: Please join the Squirrel Hill Adult Book Group in our discussion of Empty Mansions by Bill Dedman.

Storytime: Family Fun

Saturday, January 24, 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, January 25, 2015 | Other Dates  
2:00 PM - 4:00 PM

Directions to this location: Squirrel Hill


Storytime: Preschool Pals

Monday, January 26, 2015 | Other Dates  
1:30 PM - 2:00 PM

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


Storytime: Terrific Tales for Toddlers

Tuesday, January 27, 2015 | Other Dates  
10:30 AM - 11:00 AM

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


Storytime: Terrific Tales for Toddlers

Tuesday, January 27, 2015 | Other Dates  
11:30 AM - 12:00 PM

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


Zentangle

Tuesday, January 27, 2015 | Other Dates  
1:00 PM - 2:30 PM

Directions to this location: Squirrel Hill

Summary: Melt your stress away with innovative art meditation! Zentangle is an easy-to-learn way to create beautiful images by drawing structured patterns through repetitive pen strokes.

Tuesday Teen Scene

Tuesday, January 27, 2015 | Other Dates  
3:00 PM - 5:00 PM

Directions to this location: Squirrel Hill

Summary: Join us Tuesdays in our teen space for gaming, crafts, iPads, snacks and more! Teens age 11-19. Homeschoolers welcome!

Celebrate: Beach Party!

Wednesday, January 28, 2015  
4:15 PM - 5:15 PM

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


Pittsburgh Chess Club presents Chess Lessons

Wednesday, January 28, 2015 | Other Dates  
5:45 PM - 6:45 PM

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


Storytime: Baby & Me

Thursday, January 29, 2015 | Other Dates  
10:30 AM - 11:00 AM

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


Storytime: Baby & Me

Thursday, January 29, 2015 | Other Dates  
11:30 AM - 12:00 PM

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


Storytime: Family Fun

Saturday, January 31, 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, February 1, 2015 | Other Dates  
2:00 PM - 4:00 PM

Directions to this location: Squirrel Hill


Genealogy Series: Climbing Your Family Tree: Beginning Genealogy

Monday, February 2, 2015 | Other Dates  
10:00 AM - 12:00 PM

Directions to this location: Squirrel Hill

Summary: An introduction to the process involved in searching for family roots: how to find the who, when, and where of your family!

Let's READ English: Animal Farm by George Orwell

Monday, February 2, 2015 | Other Dates  
6:00 PM - 7:00 PM

Directions to this location: Squirrel Hill

Summary: If English is not your native language and you like to read, join us to read one book each month and then meet to discuss the story, improve your vocabulary and practice your English reading and conversational skills.

Polish for Beginners

Monday, February 2, 2015 | Other Dates  
6:30 PM
Directions to this location: Squirrel Hill

Summary: Have you ever wanted to learn a new language? Learn conversational Polish from a native speaker right at the Library!

Writing a Legacy of Life

Tuesday, February 3, 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.

Tax Assistance By Appointment

Tuesday, February 3, 2015 | Other Dates  
12:00 PM - 3:00 PM

Directions to this location: Squirrel Hill

Summary: If you are age 65 or older or make less than $50,000 a year, you can have your taxes done for free by AARP tax volunteers. By appointment only, we start taking appointments on January 20th. Call 412-422-9650 to make an appointment.

Tuesday Teen Scene

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

Directions to this location: Squirrel Hill

Summary: Join us Tuesdays in our teen space for gaming, crafts, iPads, snacks and more! Teens age 11-19. Homeschoolers welcome!

Spanish for Beginners

Wednesday, February 4, 2015 | Other Dates  
6:30 PM - 7:45 PM

Directions to this location: Squirrel Hill

Summary: Have you ever wanted to learn a new language? Learn conversational Spanish from a native speaker right at the Library!

Tax Assistance By Appointment

Thursday, February 5, 2015 | Other Dates  
12:00 PM - 3:00 PM

Directions to this location: Squirrel Hill

Summary: If you are age 65 or older or make less than $50,000 a year, you can have your taxes done for free by AARP tax volunteers. By appointment only, we will start taking appointments on January 20th. Call 412-422-9650 to make an appointment.

Tax Assistance By Appointment

Saturday, February 7, 2015 | Other Dates  
10:00 AM - 3:00 PM

Directions to this location: Squirrel Hill

Summary: If you are age 65 or older or make less than $50,000 a year, you can have your taxes done for free by AARP tax volunteers. By appointment only, we will start taking appointments on January 20th. Call 412-422-9650 to make an appointment.

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

Sunday, February 8, 2015 | Other Dates  
2:00 PM - 4:00 PM

Directions to this location: Squirrel Hill


Genealogy Series: Genealogy Resources on the Internet

Monday, February 9, 2015 | Other Dates  
10:00 AM - 12:00 PM

Directions to this location: Squirrel Hill

Summary: An overview of resources available online for genealogical research, including free sites as well as subscription databases.

Getting Ready to File

Monday, February 9, 2015  
6:30 PM - 7:45 PM

Directions to this location: Squirrel Hill

Summary: Get a head start for the upcoming tax season.

Mandarin for Beginners

Monday, February 9, 2015 | Other Dates  
6:30 PM
Directions to this location: Squirrel Hill

Summary: Have you ever wanted to learn a new language? Learn conversational Mandarin from a native speaker right at the Library!

Tax Assistance By Appointment

Tuesday, February 10, 2015 | Other Dates  
12:00 PM - 3:00 PM

Directions to this location: Squirrel Hill

Summary: If you are age 65 or older or make less than $50,000 a year, you can have your taxes done for free by AARP tax volunteers. By appointment only, we start taking appointments on January 20th. Call 412-422-9650 to make an appointment.

Zentangle

Tuesday, February 10, 2015 | Other Dates  
1:00 PM - 2:30 PM

Directions to this location: Squirrel Hill

Summary: Melt your stress away with innovative art meditation! Zentangle is an easy-to-learn way to create beautiful images by drawing structured patterns through repetitive pen strokes.

Tuesday Teen Scene

Tuesday, February 10, 2015 | Other Dates  
3:00 PM - 5:00 PM

Directions to this location: Squirrel Hill

Summary: Join us Tuesdays in our teen space for gaming, crafts, iPads, snacks and more! Teens age 11-19. Homeschoolers welcome!

Tax Assistance By Appointment

Thursday, February 12, 2015 | Other Dates  
12:00 PM - 3:00 PM

Directions to this location: Squirrel Hill

Summary: If you are age 65 or older or make less than $50,000 a year, you can have your taxes done for free by AARP tax volunteers. By appointment only, we will start taking appointments on January 20th. Call 412-422-9650 to make an appointment.

Zentangle

Thursday, February 12, 2015  
6:00 PM - 7:30 PM

Directions to this location: Squirrel Hill

Summary: Melt your stress away with innovative art meditation! Zentangle is an easy-to-learn way to create beautiful images by drawing structured patterns through repetitive pen strokes.

Tax Assistance By Appointment

Saturday, February 14, 2015 | Other Dates  
10:00 AM - 3:00 PM

Directions to this location: Squirrel Hill

Summary: If you are age 65 or older or make less than $50,000 a year, you can have your taxes done for free by AARP tax volunteers. By appointment only, we will start taking appointments on January 20th. Call 412-422-9650 to make an appointment.

School Age Fun: Study Buddies

Sunday, February 15, 2015  
1:30 PM - 3:00 PM

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

Summary: Do you need some help with homework or a science project? Drop by the library where teen tutors will be available to help you work through those tough questions and projects. Recommended for children in grades K-6. Registration requested.

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

Sunday, February 15, 2015 | Other Dates  
2:00 PM - 4:00 PM

Directions to this location: Squirrel Hill


Polish for Beginners

Monday, February 16, 2015 | Other Dates  
6:30 PM
Directions to this location: Squirrel Hill

Summary: Have you ever wanted to learn a new language? Learn conversational Polish from a native speaker right at the Library!

Genealogy Series: Resources For Eastern European Genealogy

Monday, February 16, 2015 | Other Dates  
10:00 AM - 12:00 PM

Directions to this location: Squirrel Hill

Summary: An overview of information available to assist researchers in Eastern European genealogy.

Writing a Legacy of Life

Tuesday, February 17, 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.

Tax Assistance By Appointment

Tuesday, February 17, 2015 | Other Dates  
12:00 PM - 3:00 PM

Directions to this location: Squirrel Hill

Summary: If you are age 65 or older or make less than $50,000 a year, you can have your taxes done for free by AARP tax volunteers. By appointment only, we start taking appointments on January 20th. Call 412-422-9650 to make an appointment.

Tuesday Teen Scene

Tuesday, February 17, 2015 | Other Dates  
3:00 PM - 5:00 PM

Directions to this location: Squirrel Hill

Summary: Join us Tuesdays in our teen space for gaming, crafts, iPads, snacks and more! Teens age 11-19. Homeschoolers welcome!

Genre Book Club- The Chaperone by Laura Moriarty: Historical Fiction

Wednesday, February 18, 2015 | Other Dates  
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.

Spanish for Beginners

Wednesday, February 18, 2015 | Other Dates  
6:30 PM - 7:45 PM

Directions to this location: Squirrel Hill

Summary: Have you ever wanted to learn a new language? Learn conversational Spanish from a native speaker right at the Library!

Tax Assistance By Appointment

Thursday, February 19, 2015 | Other Dates  
12:00 PM - 3:00 PM

Directions to this location: Squirrel Hill

Summary: If you are age 65 or older or make less than $50,000 a year, you can have your taxes done for free by AARP tax volunteers. By appointment only, we will start taking appointments on January 20th. Call 412-422-9650 to make an appointment.