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Events for May 2008

Open Work Time

Thursday, May 1, 2008 | Other Dates  
10:00 AM - 1:00 PM

Directions to this location: PC Center - East Liberty


Story Time Fun for Toddlers and Preschoolers

Thursday, May 1, 2008  
10:00 AM - 10:45 AM

Directions to this location: Hazelwood


Baby Lapsit

Thursday, May 1, 2008 | Other Dates  
10:30 AM
Directions to this location: Squirrel Hill - Children's Room

Summary: For a fun and playful experience, babies and caregivers will participate in fingerplays, rhymes and songs together. Recommended for babies up to 18 months.

Preschool Storytime

Thursday, May 1, 2008 | Other Dates  
10:30 AM - 11:00 AM

Directions to this location: East Liberty

Summary: Join us weekly for different themes. Storytimes include stories, songs and rhymes. For children ages 3-5 with an adult.

Preschool Storytime

Thursday, May 1, 2008  
11:00 AM - 11:30 PM

Directions to this location: Lawrenceville


Preschool Storytime

Thursday, May 1, 2008 | Other Dates  
11:00 AM - 12:00 PM

Directions to this location: Mt. Washington

Summary: Join us for stories, songs and crafts.

Story Time Fun for Toddlers and Preschoolers

Thursday, May 1, 2008  
11:00 AM - 11:45 AM

Directions to this location: Hazelwood


Storytime

Thursday, May 1, 2008  
11:15 AM
Directions to this location: Carrick

Summary: Join your friends at Storytime!

Family Storytime

Thursday, May 1, 2008 | Other Dates  
11:30 AM - 12:30 PM

Directions to this location: Woods Run


Baby Lapsit

Thursday, May 1, 2008 | Other Dates  
11:30 AM
Directions to this location: Squirrel Hill - Children's Room

Summary: For a fun and playful experience, babies and caregivers will participate in fingerplays, rhymes and songs. Recommended for babies up to 18 months.

The Google Boys

Thursday, May 1, 2008
Thursday Noontime Business Program Series | Other Dates  
12:15 PM - 1:00 PM

Directions to this location: Downtown & Business


Preschool Storytime

Thursday, May 1, 2008  
1:30 PM - 2:00 PM

Directions to this location: South Side


Introduction to Word: Computer Class

Thursday, May 1, 2008  
2:30 PM - 4:30 PM

Directions to this location: PC Center - East Liberty

Summary: Learn the basics of word processing in this introductory class. This class will cover formatting text, saving to a disk, how to cut, copy and paste, as well as other fundamentals. NOTE: This is not a keyboarding or typing class.

All Out Gaming: Video Gaming at Your Library

Thursday, May 1, 2008 | Other Dates  
3:00 PM - 5:30 PM

Directions to this location: Teens - Main

Summary: Need your gaming fix? Join us in Teen as we unleash a Wii, PS2, X-box and a whole host of board games.

Tween Graphic Novel Book Club: Spiral-Bound : Top Secret Summer

Thursday, May 1, 2008  
4:00 PM - 5:00 PM

Directions to this location: Woods Run

Summary: Age 10 - 14 are welcome to join us for comics, conversation and snacks!

Introduction to Computers: Computer Class

Friday, May 2, 2008  
10:30 AM - 12:30 PM

Directions to this location: PC Center - East Liberty

Summary: Do you know how to use a mouse? Do you know where the Enter key is? What about the different parts of the computer? If you are unsure about any of these questions, this class is for you! Learn the basics of a computer, mouse and keyboard.

Open Work Time

Friday, May 2, 2008 | Other Dates  
2:00 PM - 5:00 PM

Directions to this location: PC Center - East Liberty


All Out Gaming: Video Gaming at the Library

Friday, May 2, 2008 | Other Dates  
2:00 PM - 8:00 PM

Directions to this location: Main (Oakland)

Summary: Need your gaming fix? Join us in Teen as we unleash a Wii, PS2, X-box and a whole host of board games.

Teen Anime Club

Saturday, May 3, 2008 | Other Dates  
3:00 PM - 5:00 PM

Directions to this location: Main (Oakland)

Summary: We've got the anime you want to watch and a mountain of pocky to keep your spirits running high. Whether you jump at shonen or shojo is more your beat, check out the fun at the Teen Anime Club!

Yoga with Phyllis

Saturday, May 3, 2008 | Other Dates  
10:00 AM - 11:30 AM

Directions to this location: Squirrel Hill


Getting Started in Genealogy: Spring Classes from WPGS

Saturday, May 3, 2008  
10:00 AM - 3:00 PM

Directions to this location: Third Floor Conference Room

Summary: Searching for your roots? Can't find your relatives? Don't know how to get started? Come to the WPGS Spring Genealogy Classes. Sessions will be held at 10 AM & 1 PM Saturdays, May 3-10-17-24

Introduction to Publisher: Computer Class

Saturday, May 3, 2008  
10:30 AM - 12:30 PM

Directions to this location: PC Center - East Liberty

Summary: Do you want to make your own flyers, business cards, banners or greeting cards? This class will show you how to use the basic features of this easy to use, multi-dimensional program.

Salad-A-Rama 4: (a delicious salad buffet)

Saturday, May 3, 2008  
11:00 AM - 2:00 PM

Directions to this location: Hill District


Family Storytime

Saturday, May 3, 2008 | Other Dates  
11:00 AM
Directions to this location: Squirrel Hill - Children's Room

Summary: Come hear stories, try rhymes, maybe even sing a song or two.

Arabic Club

Saturday, May 3, 2008 | Other Dates  
11:00 AM - 12:00 PM

Summary: Join us the first Saturday of every month for an introduction to the Arabic language. Registration required.

Get Your Game On: Guitar Hero: Video Gaming for Teens

Saturday, May 3, 2008  
1:00 PM - 4:00 PM

Directions to this location: Beechview

Summary: Middle schoolers and high schoolers, get your game face on. Play Guitar Hero or other PS2 games with your friends here.

Mattress Factory: Garden Accordion Books

Saturday, May 3, 2008  
1:00 PM - 2:30 PM

Directions to this location: East Liberty

Summary: Use your artistic talents and learn how to make an accordian book. For children & teens age 6-14.

Brown Bag Book Discussion: 3rd Brown Bag Book Discussion

Saturday, May 3, 2008  
1:00 PM - 4:00 PM

Directions to this location: Homewood

Summary: Join us for a brown bag book discussion of "Their Eyes Were Watching God." This free dialoge will feature a noted scholar, storyteller, poet or cultural interpreter to fuel an engaging discussion surrounding themes within the novel.

Passport to the World: Mexico: An original play created and presented by the children of the Círculo Juvenil de Cultura Hispanic Outreach Program at Carnegie Mellon University

Saturday, May 3, 2008  
2:00 PM - 3:15 PM

Directions to this location: Main (Oakland)

Summary: Puppet show "La gran aventura del viaje por America": A llama and an iguana travel from South America to North America with a little help from a friendly condor, toucan, frog and bird. They dance and sing as they learn about each place they visit.

Open Work Time

Saturday, May 3, 2008 | Other Dates  
2:00 PM - 5:00 PM

Directions to this location: PC Center - East Liberty


Teen Sexual and Gender Diversity Alliance (SAGDA)

Saturday, May 3, 2008 | Other Dates  
2:00 PM - 3:00 PM

Directions to this location: Kiva Han

Summary: The Teen Sexual & Gender Diversity Alliance is a way for Pittsburgh teens to connect, find support and have fun.

Media Arts & Literacy: Animation: Breathing Life into the Everyday

Sunday, May 4, 2008  
1:00 PM - 5:00 PM

Directions to this location: Main (Oakland)

Summary: It's alive! It's alive! With paper cutouts or small objects from home, we'll experiment with animation's magic. Requires participation in the Intro to Cameras and Computers workshop.

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

Sunday, May 4, 2008 | Other Dates  
1:30 PM - 3:30 PM

Directions to this location: Squirrel Hill


International Cinema Sunday: Shall We Dance (Japan)

Sunday, May 4, 2008 | Other Dates  
2:00 PM - 4:00 PM

Directions to this location: Center for Museum Education - Classroom A

Summary: A middle-aged businessman's dull life takes an interesting turn when he signs up for a ballroom dance class just to meet the beautiful dance instructor. Directed by Masayuki Suo, 119 minutes.

Preschool Bingo

Sunday, May 4, 2008  
2:00 PM
Directions to this location: Children's - Main


Open Work Time

Monday, May 5, 2008 | Other Dates  
10:00 AM - 7:00 PM

Directions to this location: PC Center - East Liberty


Free business startup counseling from SCORE

Monday, May 5, 2008  
10:00 AM - 2:00 PM

Directions to this location: Squirrel Hill


Baby Lapsit (up to 18 mos.)

Monday, May 5, 2008  
10:30 AM - 11:00 AM

Directions to this location: Children's - Main


Friends of the Hill District Library

Monday, May 5, 2008  
5:30 PM - 6:30 PM

Directions to this location: Hill District


Beechview Writers Workshop: Taller de escritura de Beechview

Monday, May 5, 2008  
6:00 PM - 7:00 PM

Directions to this location: Beechview

Summary: Interested in writing poetry, fiction, non-fiction or children's books? Join our supportive group of writers.

Family Storytime

Monday, May 5, 2008 | Other Dates  
6:00 PM
Directions to this location: Squirrel Hill - Children's Room

Summary: Come hear stories, try rhymes, maybe even sing a song or two.

Open Work Time

Tuesday, May 6, 2008 | Other Dates  
10:00 AM - 4:00 PM

Directions to this location: PC Center - East Liberty


Story Time Fun for Toddlers and Preschoolers

Tuesday, May 6, 2008  
10:00 AM - 10:45 AM

Directions to this location: Hazelwood


Coffee and Computers

Tuesday, May 6, 2008 | Other Dates  
10:00 AM - 11:00 AM

Directions to this location: Beechview

Summary: Come with your computer concerns. We will help you and provide a cup of coffee!

Spring Book Sale

Tuesday, May 6, 2008
Tuesday, May 6 from 10AM-6:30PM; Wednesday, May 7 from 10AM-4:30PM; Thursday, May 8 from 10AM-6:30PM; Friday, May 9 from 10AM-3:30PM; Saturday, May 10 from 10AM-3:30PM  
10:00 AM
Directions to this location: Carrick


Take a Wise Walk: Walking program for people 50 and over

Tuesday, May 6, 2008 | Other Dates  
10:30 AM - 11:30 AM

Directions to this location: Beechview

Summary: Walk by yourself or with others. Participants get a free pedometer, walking guide, T-shirt, snacks and water. Program meets for 10 weeks.

Anansi and the Moss-Covered Rock and Anansi Goes Fishing!: our annual puppet show

Tuesday, May 6, 2008  
10:30 AM - 11:30 AM

Directions to this location: Children's - Main

Summary: Come celebrate the arrival of Spring in the Children’s Department! Anansi is well known for being greedy and getting what he wants. Will he outsmart his friends again? Plan to attend this fun-filled show and find out! Everyone welcome.

Toddler Storytime

Tuesday, May 6, 2008 | Other Dates  
10:30 AM
Directions to this location: Squirrel Hill - Children's Room

Summary: Toddlers and parents, come and listen to stories, plus try rhymes and songs together. Recommended for age 18 months-3 years.

Story Time Fun for Toddlers and Preschoolers

Tuesday, May 6, 2008  
11:00 AM - 11:45 AM

Directions to this location: Hazelwood


Toddler Storytime

Tuesday, May 6, 2008  
11:00 AM - 11:30 AM

Directions to this location: Homewood

Summary: Join us for stories, songs and movement activities with your 2-4 year old!

Toddler Storytime

Tuesday, May 6, 2008 | Other Dates  
11:30 AM
Directions to this location: Squirrel Hill - Children's Room

Summary: Toddlers and parents, come and listen to stories, plus try rhymes and songs together. Recommended for age 18 months-3 years.

Toddler Storytime

Tuesday, May 6, 2008 | Other Dates  
11:30 AM - 12:00 PM

Directions to this location: Woods Run


And the Winner is…: Videodisc 138 Minutes

Tuesday, May 6, 2008  
12:15 PM
Directions to this location: Downtown & Business


Bored?Games!

Tuesday, May 6, 2008  
2:30 PM - 5:30 PM

Directions to this location: Brookline

Summary: Play one of our new board games any Tuesday after school. Stop by the children's desk and ask to sign one out. Grades 5-12. No registration required. Bring a friend!

Teen Music Discussion Group: Songs That Saved Your Life

Tuesday, May 6, 2008
the first Tuesday of every month | Other Dates  
4:00 PM - 5:00 PM

Directions to this location: Teens - Main

Summary: Crazy about music? So are we! Meet like-minded teens and staff to discuss the songs you love, trade mixes, and meet special guests.

Introduction to Windows: Computer Class

Tuesday, May 6, 2008 | Other Dates  
4:30 PM - 6:30 PM

Directions to this location: PC Center - East Liberty

Summary: Do you know the parts of your computer’s desktop? Can you use using drop down menus, radio buttons and scroll bars? For information and practice with these and other elements of an MS Windows environment, join us for this class.

Le Club Francophone

Tuesday, May 6, 2008  
5:00 PM - 6:00 PM

Directions to this location: Large Print Room - Main

Summary: Come and enjoy French conversation in an informal setting. Fluency required.

Yoga with Phyllis

Tuesday, May 6, 2008 | Other Dates  
5:30 PM - 7:00 PM

Directions to this location: Squirrel Hill


Open Work Time

Wednesday, May 7, 2008 | Other Dates  
10:00 AM - 2:00 PM

Directions to this location: PC Center - East Liberty


9 lunas: Gratis y En Espaol

Wednesday, May 7, 2008  
10:30 AM - 12:30 PM

Directions to this location: Beechview

Summary: Importancia de controles prenatales, nutricion, apoyo emocional. Call Silvia Silva 412-578-0402.

Open Work Time

Wednesday, May 7, 2008 | Other Dates  
3:00 PM - 7:00 PM

Directions to this location: PC Center - East Liberty


Teen Art Club

Wednesday, May 7, 2008 | Other Dates  
3:00 PM - 5:00 PM

Directions to this location: Teens - Main

Summary: Make buttons, deconstruct t-shirts, craft wild creations out of duct tape and more at the Teen Art Club.

Carnegie Knits & Reads

Wednesday, May 7, 2008 | Other Dates  
4:30 PM - 5:30 PM

Directions to this location: Large Print Room - Main

Summary: Whether you love to knit or want to learn, join us for informal knitting sessions. We’ll learn from each other and learn why the Library is a great place to knit!

School-age Mothers and Art

Wednesday, May 7, 2008 | Other Dates  
4:30 PM
Directions to this location: Squirrel Hill - Children's Room

Summary: Kids 6 & up join us to celebrate mothers in art. Make a Mother's Day craft.

Let's Speak English

Wednesday, May 7, 2008 | Other Dates  
5:00 PM - 6:00 PM

Directions to this location: Center for Museum Education - Classroom A

Summary: If English is not your native tongue, join our group for lively English conversation.

Family evening...an after work story hour

Wednesday, May 7, 2008 | Other Dates  
5:00 PM - 5:30 PM

Directions to this location: Lawrenceville


Alternative Healing Series: Alternative Healing and You

Wednesday, May 7, 2008  
6:00 PM - 8:00 PM

Summary: Alternative Healing and You

Baby Lapsit (up to 18 mos.)

Wednesday, May 7, 2008  
6:30 PM - 7:00 PM

Directions to this location: Children's - Main


Foundation Center Orientation

Thursday, May 8, 2008  
9:30 AM - 11:30 AM

Directions to this location: Foundation Center

Summary: This session introduces the wealth of resources available through the Foundation Center, with emphasis on print resources for researching funders, other fundraising efforts and nonprofit operations.

Open Work Time

Thursday, May 8, 2008 | Other Dates  
10:00 AM - 1:00 PM

Directions to this location: PC Center - East Liberty


Story Time Fun for Toddlers and Preschoolers

Thursday, May 8, 2008  
10:00 AM - 10:45 AM

Directions to this location: Hazelwood


Anansi and the Moss-Covered Rock and Anansi Goes Fishing!: our annual puppet show

Thursday, May 8, 2008  
10:30 AM - 11:30 AM

Directions to this location: Children's - Main

Summary: Come celebrate the arrival of Spring in the Children’s Department! Anansi is well known for being greedy and getting what he wants. Will he outsmart his friends again? Plan to attend this fun-filled show and find out! Everyone welcome.

Preschool Storytime

Thursday, May 8, 2008 | Other Dates  
10:30 AM - 11:00 AM

Directions to this location: East Liberty

Summary: Join us weekly for different themes. Storytimes include stories, songs and rhymes. For children ages 3-5 with an adult.

Baby Lapsit

Thursday, May 8, 2008 | Other Dates  
10:30 AM
Directions to this location: Squirrel Hill - Children's Room

Summary: For a fun and playful experience, babies and caregivers will participate in fingerplays, rhymes and songs together. Recommended for babies up to 18 months.

Preschool Storytime

Thursday, May 8, 2008 | Other Dates  
11:00 AM - 12:00 PM

Directions to this location: Mt. Washington

Summary: Join us for stories, songs and crafts.

Preschool Storytime

Thursday, May 8, 2008  
11:00 AM - 11:30 PM

Directions to this location: Lawrenceville


Story Time Fun for Toddlers and Preschoolers

Thursday, May 8, 2008  
11:00 AM - 11:45 AM

Directions to this location: Hazelwood


Storytime

Thursday, May 8, 2008  
11:15 AM
Directions to this location: Carrick

Summary: Join your friends at Storytime!

Family Storytime

Thursday, May 8, 2008 | Other Dates  
11:30 AM - 12:30 PM

Directions to this location: Woods Run


Baby Lapsit

Thursday, May 8, 2008 | Other Dates  
11:30 AM
Directions to this location: Squirrel Hill - Children's Room

Summary: For a fun and playful experience, babies and caregivers will participate in fingerplays, rhymes and songs. Recommended for babies up to 18 months.

Job Burnout: When to Stay, When to Go, What to Do

Thursday, May 8, 2008
Thursday Noontime Business Program Series | Other Dates  
12:15 PM - 1:00 PM

Directions to this location: Downtown & Business


Fiction, Film and Fun

Thursday, May 8, 2008  
1:00 PM - 4:00 PM

Directions to this location: Squirrel Hill

Summary: Join CCAC's Jeanne Bergad to discuss the play Hamlet, by William Shakespeare, and then screen the film it inspired.

Preschool Storytime

Thursday, May 8, 2008  
1:30 PM - 2:00 PM

Directions to this location: South Side


All Out Gaming: Video Gaming at the Library

Thursday, May 8, 2008 | Other Dates  
2:00 PM - 8:00 PM

Directions to this location: Main (Oakland)

Summary: Need your gaming fix? Join us in Teen as we unleash a Wii, PS2, X-box and a whole host of board games.

Introduction to Computers: Computer Class

Thursday, May 8, 2008  
2:30 PM - 4:30 PM

Directions to this location: PC Center - East Liberty

Summary: Do you know how to use a mouse? Do you know where the Enter key is? What about the different parts of the computer? If you are unsure about any of these questions, this class is for you! Learn the basics of a computer, mouse and keyboard.

Get Your Game On!: Featuring the Wii, PS2 and Board Games for tweens and teens

Thursday, May 8, 2008  
4:00 PM - 6:00 PM

Directions to this location: Woods Run


Groundbreaking Ceremony: We're breaking new ground in the North Side

Friday, May 9, 2008  
9:00 AM - 11:00 AM

Directions to this location: Allegheny / North Side

Summary: Help us commemorate the groundbreaking of Pittsburgh's newest Library!

Open Work Time

Friday, May 9, 2008 | Other Dates  
10:00 AM - 5:00 PM

Directions to this location: PC Center - East Liberty


Anansi and the Moss-Covered Rock and Anansi Goes Fishing!: our annual puppet show

Friday, May 9, 2008  
10:30 AM - 11:30 AM

Directions to this location: Children's - Main

Summary: Come celebrate the arrival of Spring in the Children’s Department! Anansi is well known for being greedy and getting what he wants. Will he outsmart his friends again? Plan to attend this fun-filled show and find out! Everyone welcome.

All Out Gaming: Video Gaming at the Library

Friday, May 9, 2008 | Other Dates  
2:00 PM - 8:00 PM

Directions to this location: Main (Oakland)

Summary: Need your gaming fix? Join us in Teen as we unleash a Wii, PS2, X-box and a whole host of board games.

"Resurrecton of Alice": 5th Annual UBBCP Celebration of Reading: Literary Healing II "Finding Your Voice"

Friday, May 9, 2008  
7:00 PM - 10:00 PM

Directions to this location: Homewood

Summary: A one woman play written and performed by Perri Gaffney. This performance is the opening gala for the United Black Book Clubs of Pittsburgh's 5th annual Celebration of Reading.

Yoga with Phyllis

Saturday, May 10, 2008 | Other Dates  
10:00 AM - 11:30 AM

Directions to this location: Squirrel Hill


Getting Started in Genealogy: Spring Classes from WPGS

Saturday, May 10, 2008  
10:00 AM - 3:00 PM

Directions to this location: Third Floor Conference Room

Summary: Searching for your roots? Can't find your relatives? Don't know how to get started? Come to the WPGS Spring Genealogy Classes. Sessions will be held at 10 AM & 1 PM Saturdays, May 3-24.

Using Land Records to Trace Your Ancestors: Class #2: WPGS monthly meeting

Saturday, May 10, 2008  
10:00 AM - 12:00 PM

Directions to this location: Lecture Hall - Main

Summary: Sharon MacInnes, PhD, founder of "Ancestor Tracks," will present a program on tracing family histories through land ownership maps.

Advanced Hotmail: Computer Class

Saturday, May 10, 2008  
10:30 AM - 12:30 PM

Directions to this location: PC Center - East Liberty

Summary: Learn to send attachments, use the contacts list, create your own signature file and manage your email storage with folders.

Tell-a-Tale Theater: Knuffle Bunny Too by Mo Willems

Saturday, May 10, 2008  
11:00 AM
Directions to this location: Squirrel Hill

Summary: Teen volunteers help children take their first steps on the road to literacy. Preschool and kindergarten aged children will read the story, make a craft, and participate in a skit.

Get Your Game On: CLP Mt. Washington: Video Games @ Your Library

Saturday, May 10, 2008 | Other Dates  
11:00 AM - 1:00 PM

Directions to this location: Mt. Washington

Summary: Get Your Game On! Join other teens and have fun with our PS2!

Family Storytime

Saturday, May 10, 2008 | Other Dates  
11:00 AM
Directions to this location: Squirrel Hill - Children's Room

Summary: Come hear stories, try rhymes, maybe even sing a song or two.

Celebration of Reading: Literary Healing II "Finding Your Voice": 5th Annual UBBCP Celebration of Reading

Saturday, May 10, 2008  
11:00 AM - 4:00 PM

Directions to this location: Homewood

Summary: UBBCP is an association of librarians, readers and book clubs in Pittsburgh.

Happy Mother's Day

Saturday, May 10, 2008  
11:30 AM - 12:15 PM

Directions to this location: Hill District


Family Story and Craft Hour: Mother's Day Tea Party

Saturday, May 10, 2008  
11:30 AM - 12:30 PM

Directions to this location: South Side


Mother's Day Craft

Saturday, May 10, 2008  
1:00 PM - 2:00 PM

Directions to this location: Hill District


Make A Mother's Day Card

Saturday, May 10, 2008  
1:00 PM - 4:00 PM

Directions to this location: Woods Run


Super Smash Brothers Brawl Tournament

Saturday, May 10, 2008  
1:00 PM - 3:00 PM

Directions to this location: Teens - Main

Summary: A tournament pitting 32 teens against each other in the most exciting Wii game of the year.

Double Dose Film Series: Musicals

Saturday, May 10, 2008 | Other Dates  
1:00 PM
Directions to this location: Center for Museum Education - Classroom A

Summary: Featuring a classic and a current movie in a different genre each month. Come to one or both. An American in Paris (1951, 114 minutes) and Dreamgirls (2006, 130 minutes)

Mother’s Day Story Time and Craft

Saturday, May 10, 2008  
2:00 PM
Directions to this location: Hazelwood


Open Work Time

Saturday, May 10, 2008 | Other Dates  
2:00 PM - 5:00 PM

Directions to this location: PC Center - East Liberty


Nature Detectives (age 6 and up)

Saturday, May 10, 2008  
2:00 PM
Directions to this location: Children's - Main

Summary: Explore, learn and discover through observing, listening, touching, writing and more.

Media Arts & Literacy: Video Installation and Live-action Video

Sunday, May 11, 2008  
1:00 PM - 5:00 PM

Directions to this location: Main (Oakland)

Summary: With special software, you’ll learn to control video with Wii controllers and your own voice. Requires participation in the Intro to Cameras and Computers workshop.

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

Sunday, May 11, 2008 | Other Dates  
1:30 PM - 3:30 PM

Directions to this location: Squirrel Hill


Grantseeking 101 - Grantseeking Basics: An Orientation to the Grantseeking Process

Monday, May 12, 2008  
9:30 AM - 11:30 AM

Directions to this location: Downtown & Business

Summary: This workshop provides an overview of the funding research process for those seeking grants from foundations, corporations and grantmaking public charities.

Open Work Time

Monday, May 12, 2008 | Other Dates  
10:00 AM - 3:00 PM

Directions to this location: PC Center - East Liberty


Welcome, Ms. Danielle!

Monday, May 12, 2008  
10:00 AM - 5:00 PM

Directions to this location: Brookline

Summary: It's the first day for our new children's librarian. Be sure to say "hi," and welcome Ms. Danielle when you get a chance.

Mediterranean Way of Eating to Help in Diabetes.

Monday, May 12, 2008  
10:15 AM - 11:30 AM

Directions to this location: Squirrel Hill


Baby Lapsit (up to 18 mos.)

Monday, May 12, 2008  
10:30 AM - 11:00 AM

Directions to this location: Children's - Main


Get Your Game On @ CLP - Knoxville

Monday, May 12, 2008  
4:00 PM - 6:00 PM

Directions to this location: Knoxville


Learn the World Wide Web: Computer Class

Monday, May 12, 2008  
4:30 PM - 6:30 PM

Directions to this location: PC Center - East Liberty

Summary: Learn how to use a browser to navigate the WWW and search using a subject directory, search engine and addresses.

Get Your Game On!: PS2 is @ Squirrel Hill

Monday, May 12, 2008  
5:00 PM - 7:00 PM

Directions to this location: Squirrel Hill


250 and Fit! A fitness program for Teens

Monday, May 12, 2008  
5:00 PM - 6:00 PM

Directions to this location: Hill District


Teens Talk Books: Book of Three

Monday, May 12, 2008  
5:30 PM - 6:30 PM

Directions to this location: Beechview

Summary: An assistant pig keeper and some unusual colleagues try to rescue an oracle pig and run afoul of evil in Lloyd Alexander's Book of Three. Discuss what it takes to make a hero with your friends. Food will be served.

Family Storytime

Monday, May 12, 2008 | Other Dates  
6:00 PM
Directions to this location: Squirrel Hill - Children's Room

Summary: Come hear stories, try rhymes, maybe even sing a song or two.

Blood Pressure Check

Tuesday, May 13, 2008  
11:00 AM - 12:00 PM

Directions to this location: Squirrel Hill


Book Discussion

Tuesday, May 13, 2008 | Other Dates  
11:30 AM - 12:30 PM

Directions to this location: Woods Run


Introduction to Strategic Planning for Nonprofits

Tuesday, May 13, 2008  
9:30 AM - 12:30 PM

Directions to this location: Mt. Lebanon Public Library

Summary: This program will discuss how to plan for next year's budget, what your nonprofit should look like in five years and re-examining services in light of emerging community needs.

Open Work Time

Tuesday, May 13, 2008 | Other Dates  
10:00 AM - 3:00 PM

Directions to this location: PC Center - East Liberty


Coffee and Computers

Tuesday, May 13, 2008 | Other Dates  
10:00 AM - 11:00 AM

Directions to this location: Beechview

Summary: Come with your computer concerns. We will help you and provide a cup of coffee!

Story Time Fun for Toddlers and Preschoolers

Tuesday, May 13, 2008  
10:00 AM - 10:45 AM

Directions to this location: Hazelwood


Silver Sneakers Stretching Program

Tuesday, May 13, 2008  
10:30 AM - 11:00 AM

Directions to this location: Beechview

Summary: Learn proper stretching before you walk. Part of the continuing Wise Walk program for people 50 and over.

Take a Wise Walk: Walking program for people 50 and over

Tuesday, May 13, 2008 | Other Dates  
10:30 AM - 11:30 AM

Directions to this location: Beechview

Summary: Walk by yourself or with others. Participants get a free pedometer, walking guide, T-shirt, snacks and water. Program meets for 10 weeks.

Anansi and the Moss-Covered Rock and Anansi Goes Fishing!: our annual puppet show

Tuesday, May 13, 2008  
10:30 AM - 11:30 AM

Directions to this location: Children's - Main

Summary: Come celebrate the arrival of Spring in the Children’s Department! Anansi is well known for being greedy and getting what he wants. Will he outsmart his friends again? Plan to attend this fun-filled show and find out! Everyone welcome.

Toddler Storytime

Tuesday, May 13, 2008 | Other Dates  
10:30 AM
Directions to this location: Squirrel Hill - Children's Room

Summary: Toddlers and parents, come and listen to stories, plus try rhymes and songs together. Recommended for age 18 months-3 years.

Story Time Fun for Toddlers and Preschoolers

Tuesday, May 13, 2008  
11:00 AM - 11:45 AM

Directions to this location: Hazelwood


Toddler Storytime

Tuesday, May 13, 2008  
11:00 AM - 11:30 AM

Directions to this location: Homewood

Summary: Join us for stories, songs and movement activities with your 2-4 year old!

Toddler Storytime

Tuesday, May 13, 2008 | Other Dates  
11:30 AM
Directions to this location: Squirrel Hill - Children's Room

Summary: Toddlers and parents, come and listen to stories, plus try rhymes and songs together. Recommended for age 18 months-3 years.

Picture this:Manufactured Landscapes: Videodisc 90 Minutes

Tuesday, May 13, 2008  
12:15 PM
Directions to this location: Downtown & Business


Designing a Development Plan for Nonprofits

Tuesday, May 13, 2008  
1:30 PM - 4:30 PM

Directions to this location: Mt. Lebanon Public Library

Summary: This session will examine combinations of options, based on a nonprofit's strategic plan, for agencies to seek stable funding sources for operations and programs, and then develop and implement them.

Bored?Games!

Tuesday, May 13, 2008  
2:30 PM - 5:30 PM

Directions to this location: Brookline

Summary: Play one of our new board games any Tuesday after school. Stop by the children's desk and ask to sign one out. Grades 5-12. No registration required. Bring a friend!

Get Your Game On!

Tuesday, May 13, 2008  
3:30 PM - 4:30 PM

Directions to this location: Homewood


Introduction to PowerPoint: Computer Class

Tuesday, May 13, 2008  
4:30 PM - 6:30 PM

Directions to this location: PC Center - East Liberty

Summary: Want to impress your boss with a great presentation? Learn how to create slides with text and pictures, as well as other special techniques to make your next presentation a hit.

Yoga with Phyllis

Tuesday, May 13, 2008 | Other Dates  
5:30 PM - 7:00 PM

Directions to this location: Squirrel Hill


Pop-Up Cards: Altered Greeting Cards

Tuesday, May 13, 2008  
5:30 PM - 6:30 PM

Directions to this location: Woods Run

Summary: Turn a boring old greeting card into a work of art!

Japanese Club

Tuesday, May 13, 2008 | Other Dates  
6:00 PM - 7:00 PM

Directions to this location: Center for Museum Education - Classroom A

Summary: Join us for this free 10-week intensive introduction to reading, writing and speaking Japanese. Registration is closed for this course, please check again for future sessions.

Family Fun Night!: Learn folk dances from around the world

Tuesday, May 13, 2008  
7:00 PM - 7:45 PM

Directions to this location: Children's - Main


Basic Proposal Writing

Wednesday, May 14, 2008  
9:30 AM - 4:00 PM

Directions to this location: Downtown & Business

Summary: This workshop will focus on the basic components and format of a grant proposal and the process used to develop a project into a written grant request.

Discover the competitive advantage of being a minority- or woman-owned business

Wednesday, May 14, 2008  
10:15 AM - 11:00 AM

Directions to this location: Squirrel Hill


Conversation Salon

Wednesday, May 14, 2008 | Other Dates  
10:15 AM - 12:00 PM

Directions to this location: Large Print Room - Main


Keyboarding 1: Computer Class

Wednesday, May 14, 2008 | Other Dates  
10:30 AM - 12:30 PM

Directions to this location: PC Center - East Liberty

Summary: New to typing or rusty in the fingers? This three-session class will cover basic typing skills, from finding your home keys in Keyboarding 1 to basic exercises in Keyboarding 3.

Wise Walk Kickoff Day -Sign up today!

Wednesday, May 14, 2008  
12:00 PM
Directions to this location: Downtown & Business


Open Work Time

Wednesday, May 14, 2008 | Other Dates  
2:00 PM - 7:00 PM

Directions to this location: PC Center - East Liberty


Teen Art Club

Wednesday, May 14, 2008 | Other Dates  
3:00 PM - 5:00 PM

Directions to this location: Teens - Main

Summary: Make buttons, deconstruct t-shirts, craft wild creations out of duct tape and more at the Teen Art Club.

Teen Advisory Council

Wednesday, May 14, 2008  
3:30 PM - 4:30 PM

Directions to this location: Brookline

Summary: Interested in making a difference at your Library? Join the Teen Advisory Council. Help plan programs and make the Library better for you! Grades 6-12.

School-age Stories and Dragon Glider Craft

Wednesday, May 14, 2008 | Other Dates  
4:30 PM
Directions to this location: Squirrel Hill - Children's Room

Summary: Kids 6 & up, join us for stories and a fun craft!

Let's Speak English

Wednesday, May 14, 2008 | Other Dates  
5:00 PM - 6:00 PM

Directions to this location: Center for Museum Education - Classroom A

Summary: If English is not your native tongue, join our group for lively English conversation.

PathFinders: A Book Club for Our Spiritual Journeys

Wednesday, May 14, 2008  
6:00 PM - 7:00 PM

Directions to this location: Main Library Director's Conference Room

Summary: This month's selection is God Is Not Great: How Religion Poisons Everything by Christopher Hitchens. Discussion will be held from 6-7PM in the Director's Conference Room on the First Floor.

Baby Lapsit (up to 18 mos.)

Wednesday, May 14, 2008  
6:30 PM - 7:00 PM

Directions to this location: Children's - Main


Free business counseling from SCORE

Thursday, May 15, 2008
Thursdays | Other Dates  
10:00 AM - 2:00 PM

Directions to this location: Downtown & Business


Open Work Time

Thursday, May 15, 2008 | Other Dates  
10:00 AM - 1:00 PM

Directions to this location: PC Center - East Liberty


Story Time Fun for Toddlers and Preschoolers

Thursday, May 15, 2008  
10:00 AM - 10:45 AM

Directions to this location: Hazelwood


Anansi and the Moss-Covered Rock and Anansi Goes Fishing!: our annual puppet show

Thursday, May 15, 2008  
10:30 AM - 11:30 AM

Directions to this location: Children's - Main

Summary: Come celebrate the arrival of Spring in the Children’s Department! Anansi is well known for being greedy and getting what he wants. Will he outsmart his friends again? Plan to attend this fun-filled show and find out! Everyone welcome.

Baby Lapsit

Thursday, May 15, 2008 | Other Dates  
10:30 AM
Directions to this location: Squirrel Hill - Children's Room

Summary: For a fun and playful experience, babies and caregivers will participate in fingerplays, rhymes and songs together. Recommended for babies up to 18 months.

Preschool Storytime

Thursday, May 15, 2008 | Other Dates  
10:30 AM - 11:00 AM

Directions to this location: East Liberty

Summary: Join us weekly for different themes. Storytimes include stories, songs and rhymes. For children ages 3-5 with an adult.

Preschool Storytime

Thursday, May 15, 2008  
11:00 AM - 11:30 PM

Directions to this location: Lawrenceville


Preschool Storytime

Thursday, May 15, 2008 | Other Dates  
11:00 AM - 12:00 PM

Directions to this location: Mt. Washington

Summary: Join us for stories, songs and crafts.

Story Time Fun for Toddlers and Preschoolers

Thursday, May 15, 2008  
11:00 AM - 11:45 AM

Directions to this location: Hazelwood


Storytime

Thursday, May 15, 2008  
11:15 AM
Directions to this location: Carrick

Summary: Join your friends at Storytime!

Family Storytime

Thursday, May 15, 2008 | Other Dates  
11:30 AM - 12:30 PM

Directions to this location: Woods Run


Baby Lapsit

Thursday, May 15, 2008 | Other Dates  
11:30 AM
Directions to this location: Squirrel Hill - Children's Room

Summary: For a fun and playful experience, babies and caregivers will participate in fingerplays, rhymes and songs. Recommended for babies up to 18 months.

So You Want to Write a Book

Thursday, May 15, 2008
Thursday Noontime Business Program Series | Other Dates  
12:15 PM - 1:00 PM

Directions to this location: Downtown & Business


Books in the Afternoon: A Thousand Splendid Suns

Thursday, May 15, 2008 | Other Dates  
1:00 PM - 2:00 PM

Directions to this location: Large Print Room - Main

Summary: Join us for lively discussions of contemporary fiction. This month's selection is Khaled Hosseini's A Thousand Splendid Suns.

Preschool Storytime

Thursday, May 15, 2008  
1:30 PM - 2:00 PM

Directions to this location: South Side


Introduction to Excel: Computer Class

Thursday, May 15, 2008  
2:30 PM - 4:30 PM

Directions to this location: PC Center - East Liberty

Summary: In this first class for Excel, students will learn the basics of Microsoft’s spreadsheet program, including the construction of formulas for math calculations.

All Out Gaming: Video Gaming at Your Library

Thursday, May 15, 2008 | Other Dates  
3:00 PM - 5:30 PM

Directions to this location: Teens - Main

Summary: Need your gaming fix? Join us in Teen as we unleash a Wii, PS2, X-box and a whole host of board games.

Teen Screen

Thursday, May 15, 2008  
3:30 PM - 5:45 PM

Directions to this location: Brookline

Summary: Come watch a movie and hang out. Bring a friend and BYOS (bring your own snack). Grades 6-12. No registration is required.

Teen Movie Night

Thursday, May 15, 2008  
5:00 PM - 7:00 PM

Directions to this location: Woods Run

Summary: Join us for great movies and great snacks!

Make a Fairy or Creature House

Thursday, May 15, 2008  
5:30 PM - 6:30 PM

Directions to this location: Beechview

Summary: Girls and boys, make a fairy or creature house from all natural materials. Cookies and juice will be served.

Books in the Afternoon: A Thousand Splendid Suns

Thursday, May 15, 2008 | Other Dates  
6:00 PM - 7:00 PM

Directions to this location: Large Print Room - Main

Summary: Join us for lively discussions of contemporary fiction. This month's selection is Khaled Hosseini's A Thousand Splendid Suns.

Real to Reel Documentary Film Series: OT: Our Town

Thursday, May 15, 2008 | Other Dates  
7:00 PM
Directions to this location: Center for Museum Education - Classroom A

Summary: Need a reality check? Come see why true stories are as entertaining as fiction. OT: Our Town: Against all odds, the students at a Compton high school set out to put on the school's first theatrical production in more than 20 years. (77 minutes)

Grantseeking 102 - Computer Resources for Nonprofits

Friday, May 16, 2008  
9:30 AM - 11:30 AM

Directions to this location: Foundation Center

Summary: This session familiarizes attendees with the Foundation Center’s specialized electronic databases that can be used by nonprofits for researching funders and related information.

Introduction to Word: Computer Class

Friday, May 16, 2008  
10:30 AM - 12:30 PM

Directions to this location: PC Center - East Liberty

Summary: Learn the basics of word processing in this introductory class. This class will cover formatting text, saving to a disk, how to cut, copy and paste, as well as other fundamentals. NOTE: This is not a keyboarding or typing class.

Anansi and the Moss-Covered Rock and Anansi Goes Fishing!: our annual puppet show

Friday, May 16, 2008  
10:30 AM - 11:30 AM

Directions to this location: Children's - Main

Summary: Come celebrate the arrival of Spring in the Children’s Department! Anansi is well known for being greedy and getting what he wants. Will he outsmart his friends again? Plan to attend this fun-filled show and find out! Everyone welcome.

Mystery Book Discussion Group: "B" is for Burglar

Friday, May 16, 2008 | Other Dates  
1:00 PM - 2:00 PM

Summary: Join us for lively discussions of your favorite mystery novels. This month's selection is Sue Grafton’s "B" is for Burglar.

All Out Gaming: Video Gaming at the Library

Friday, May 16, 2008 | Other Dates  
2:00 PM - 8:00 PM

Directions to this location: Main (Oakland)

Summary: Need your gaming fix? Join us in Teen as we unleash a Wii, PS2, X-box and a whole host of board games.

Open Work Time

Friday, May 16, 2008 | Other Dates  
2:00 PM - 5:00 PM

Directions to this location: PC Center - East Liberty


Origami-Beginner Class: Beginner Class

Saturday, May 17, 2008  
12:00 PM
Directions to this location: Squirrel Hill - Children's Room

Summary: Come and fold magical creatures, all out of paper.

Origami-Advanced Class: Advanced Class

Saturday, May 17, 2008  
1:30 PM
Directions to this location: Squirrel Hill - Children's Room

Summary: Come and fold magical creatures simply out of paper.

Yoga with Phyllis

Saturday, May 17, 2008 | Other Dates  
10:00 AM - 11:30 AM

Directions to this location: Squirrel Hill


Book Sale: Travel & Humor & Classics

Saturday, May 17, 2008
March 15 & March 16  
10:00 AM - 4:30 PM

Directions to this location: Squirrel Hill


Getting Started in Genealogy: Spring Classes from WPGS

Saturday, May 17, 2008  
10:00 AM - 3:00 PM

Directions to this location: Third Floor Conference Room

Summary: Searching for your roots? Can't find your relatives? Don't know how to get started? Come to the WPGS Spring Genealogy Classes. Sessions will be held at 10 AM & 1 PM Saturdays, May 3, 10, 17, 24, 2008.

Introduction to Library Services: Computer Class

Saturday, May 17, 2008  
10:30 AM - 12:30 PM

Directions to this location: PC Center - East Liberty

Summary: Learn how to search the online catalog, about the library’s databases and how the library works.

Anansi and the Moss-Covered Rock and Anansi Goes Fishing!: our annual puppet show

Saturday, May 17, 2008  
10:30 AM - 11:30 AM

Directions to this location: Children's - Main

Summary: Come celebrate the arrival of Spring in the Children’s Department! Anansi is well known for being greedy and getting what he wants. Will he outsmart his friends again? Plan to attend this fun-filled show and find out! Everyone welcome.

Family Storytime

Saturday, May 17, 2008 | Other Dates  
11:00 AM
Directions to this location: Squirrel Hill - Children's Room

Summary: Come hear stories, try rhymes, maybe even sing a song or two.

West End & Elliott Historical Slide Show

Saturday, May 17, 2008  
12:30 PM - 2:30 PM

Directions to this location: West End

Summary: PLEASE NOTE THIS EVENT TAKES PLACE AT WEST END LIBRARY. View historical images of people and places from the golden years of West End and Elliott. All are welcome, and admission is free. Program is presented by local historian Paul Sentner.

Book Discussion

Saturday, May 17, 2008  
1:00 PM - 3:00 PM

Directions to this location: Hill District


Teen Sexual and Gender Diversity Alliance (SAGDA)

Saturday, May 17, 2008 | Other Dates  
2:00 PM - 3:00 PM

Directions to this location: Kiva Han

Summary: The Teen Sexual & Gender Diversity Alliance is a way for Pittsburgh teens to connect, find support and have fun.

Informal Handmade Books: Altered Books continued

Saturday, May 17, 2008  
2:00 PM - 4:00 PM

Directions to this location: Children's - Main


Open Work Time

Saturday, May 17, 2008 | Other Dates  
2:00 PM - 5:00 PM

Directions to this location: PC Center - East Liberty


Origami with Ms. Silk

Saturday, May 17, 2008 | Other Dates  
3:30 PM - 4:30 PM

Directions to this location: East Liberty

Summary: Make paper crafts in the Japanese style.

Anansi and the Moss-Covered Rock and Anansi Goes Fishing!: our annual puppet show

Sunday, May 18, 2008  
10:30 AM - 11:30 AM

Directions to this location: Children's - Main

Summary: Come celebrate the arrival of Spring in the Children’s Department! Anansi is well known for being greedy and getting what he wants. Will he outsmart his friends again? Plan to attend this fun-filled show and find out! Everyone welcome.

Media Arts & Literacy: Video Installation and Live-action Video

Sunday, May 18, 2008  
1:00 PM - 5:00 PM

Directions to this location: Main (Oakland)

Summary: With special software, you’ll learn to control video with Wii controllers and your own voice. Requires participation in the Intro to Cameras and Computers workshop.

Book Sale: Travel & Humor & Classics

Sunday, May 18, 2008
April 13 - April 19, 2008  
1:00 PM - 4:30 PM

Directions to this location: Squirrel Hill


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

Sunday, May 18, 2008 | Other Dates  
1:30 PM - 3:30 PM

Directions to this location: Squirrel Hill


Sunday Poetry and Reading Series: Terrance Hayes

Sunday, May 18, 2008 | Other Dates  
2:00 PM - 3:00 PM

Summary: Terrance Hayes is the author of Hip Logic, Wind in a Box and Muscular Music and has been the recipient of many honors and awards. He teaches creative writing at Carnegie Mellon University.

Teen Advisory Council: All teens welcome

Sunday, May 18, 2008  
2:00 PM - 3:00 PM

Directions to this location: Main (Oakland)

Summary: Come shape the future of the Library... and eat cookies!

Storytelling Alive! presents... Tell-a-Tale Theater!

Sunday, May 18, 2008  
2:00 PM - 3:00 PM

Directions to this location: Children's - Main


Teen Book Discussion: In May we'll read Thirteen Reasons Why by Jay Asher.

Sunday, May 18, 2008  
3:00 PM - 4:00 PM

Directions to this location: Main (Oakland)

Summary: Come join us for great discussion and snacks!

10 Keys for Healthy Aging: Healthier Todays and Tomorrows

Monday, May 19, 2008  
12:00 AM
Directions to this location: Downtown & Business


Achieving and Sustaining Excellence: Principles & Practices for Your Nonprofit

Monday, May 19, 2008  
9:30 AM - 11:30 AM

Directions to this location: Downtown & Business

Summary: Success is not an accident, it's a planned event! In this program, we will explore creative strategies and practices from both the nonprofit and for-profit worlds that can help make your organization more sustainable and effective.

Book Bag Sale

Monday, May 19, 2008  
10:00 AM - 6:00 PM

Directions to this location: Beechview

Summary: Take home a bag of gently used books for just $2. Sale lasts for two weeks.

Open Work Time

Monday, May 19, 2008 | Other Dates  
10:00 AM - 1:00 PM

Directions to this location: PC Center - East Liberty


Baby Lapsit (up to 18 mos.)

Monday, May 19, 2008  
10:30 AM - 11:00 AM

Directions to this location: Children's - Main


Intermediate Word: Computer Class

Monday, May 19, 2008  
2:30 PM - 4:30 PM

Directions to this location: PC Center - East Liberty

Summary: Got the basics down? Take your skills to the next level in this class. Here you’ll learn special touches like setting margins, line spacing and page numbering, plus how to use borders, clip art and text boxes.

Get Your Game On!: TEENS! TEENS! TEENS!

Monday, May 19, 2008  
3:00 PM
Directions to this location: Downtown & Business


Open Work Time

Monday, May 19, 2008 | Other Dates  
5:00 PM - 7:00 PM

Directions to this location: PC Center - East Liberty


Family Storytime

Monday, May 19, 2008 | Other Dates  
6:00 PM
Directions to this location: Squirrel Hill - Children's Room

Summary: Come hear stories, try rhymes, maybe even sing a song or two.

Monday Evening Book Discussion

Monday, May 19, 2008 | Other Dates  
6:00 PM - 7:00 PM

Directions to this location: Brookline

Summary: If you enjoy good books, good conversation and good company, we've got the program for you. New members are always welcome!

Horror Book Discussion Group: Ordinary Horror

Monday, May 19, 2008 | Other Dates  
6:30 PM - 7:30 PM

Directions to this location: Main Library Director's Conference Room

Summary: This month's selection is David Searcy's Ordinary Horror. Discussions will be held in the Director's Office Conference Room on the First Floor.

Get Your Game On

Tuesday, May 20, 2008  
3:30 PM - 5:30 PM

Directions to this location: Hill District


Adult Craft Club: Explore your creative side!

Tuesday, May 20, 2008  
1:00 PM - 2:00 PM

Directions to this location: Mt. Washington

Summary: The Craft Club meets on the first and third Tuesday of every month.

Knitting Group

Tuesday, May 20, 2008  
2:00 PM - 3:30 PM

Directions to this location: Squirrel Hill


Open Work Time

Tuesday, May 20, 2008 | Other Dates  
10:00 AM - 4:00 PM

Directions to this location: PC Center - East Liberty


Coffee and Computers

Tuesday, May 20, 2008 | Other Dates  
10:00 AM - 11:00 AM

Directions to this location: Beechview

Summary: Come with your computer concerns. We will help you and provide a cup of coffee!

KinderPrep

Tuesday, May 20, 2008  
10:00 AM - 10:45 AM

Directions to this location: Hazelwood


Book Bag Sale

Tuesday, May 20, 2008  
10:00 AM - 4:00 PM

Directions to this location: Beechview

Summary: Take home a bag of gently used books for just $2. Sale lasts for two weeks.

Take a Wise Walk: Walking program for people 50 and over

Tuesday, May 20, 2008 | Other Dates  
10:30 AM - 11:30 AM

Directions to this location: Beechview

Summary: Walk by yourself or with others. Participants get a free pedometer, walking guide, T-shirt, snacks and water. Program meets for 10 weeks.

Anansi and the Moss-Covered Rock and Anansi Goes Fishing!: our annual puppet show

Tuesday, May 20, 2008  
10:30 AM - 11:30 AM

Directions to this location: Children's - Main

Summary: Come celebrate the arrival of Spring in the Children’s Department! Anansi is well known for being greedy and getting what he wants. Will he outsmart his friends again? Plan to attend this fun-filled show and find out! Everyone welcome.

Toddler Storytime

Tuesday, May 20, 2008 | Other Dates  
10:30 AM
Directions to this location: Squirrel Hill - Children's Room

Summary: Toddlers and parents, come and listen to stories, plus try rhymes and songs together. Recommended for age 18 months-3 years.

KinderPrep

Tuesday, May 20, 2008  
11:00 AM - 11:45 AM

Directions to this location: Hazelwood


Toddler Storytime

Tuesday, May 20, 2008  
11:00 AM - 11:30 AM

Directions to this location: Homewood

Summary: Join us for stories, songs and movement activities with your 2-4 year old!

Toddler Storytime

Tuesday, May 20, 2008 | Other Dates  
11:30 AM
Directions to this location: Squirrel Hill - Children's Room

Summary: Toddlers and parents, come and listen to stories, plus try rhymes and songs together. Recommended for age 18 months-3 years.

Toddler Storytime

Tuesday, May 20, 2008 | Other Dates  
11:30 AM - 12:00 PM

Directions to this location: Woods Run


God Grew Tired of Us: Videodisc 90 Minutes

Tuesday, May 20, 2008  
12:15 PM
Directions to this location: Downtown & Business


Bored?Games!

Tuesday, May 20, 2008  
2:30 PM - 5:30 PM

Directions to this location: Brookline

Summary: Play one of our new board games any Tuesday after school. Stop by the children's desk and ask to sign one out. Grades 5-12. No registration required. Bring a friend!

Introduction to Computers: Computer Class

Tuesday, May 20, 2008  
4:30 PM - 6:30 PM

Directions to this location: PC Center - East Liberty

Summary: Do you know how to use a mouse? Do you know where the Enter key is? What about the different parts of the computer? If you are unsure about any of these questions, this class is for you! Learn the basics of a computer, mouse and keyboard.

Yoga with Phyllis

Tuesday, May 20, 2008 | Other Dates  
5:30 PM - 7:00 PM

Directions to this location: Squirrel Hill


Japanese Club

Tuesday, May 20, 2008 | Other Dates  
6:00 PM - 7:00 PM

Directions to this location: Center for Museum Education - Classroom A

Summary: Join us for this free 10-week intensive introduction to reading, writing and speaking Japanese. Registration is closed for this course, please check again for future sessions.

KinderPrep

Tuesday, May 20, 2008  
6:00 PM
Directions to this location: Squirrel Hill - Children's Room

Summary: Come to KinderPrep, an eight-part literacy-based program designed to reinforce skills for children entering Kindergarten fall 2008. Sessions are held the third Tuesday of the month, October through May.

East Liberty Library Renovation Planning Meeting

Tuesday, May 20, 2008  
6:00 PM - 7:30 PM

Directions to this location: East Liberty


Wizard Rock Concert: Whomping Willows and Justin Finch-Fletchley

Tuesday, May 20, 2008  
6:30 PM - 8:00 PM

Directions to this location: South Side


Preschool Bingo!

Tuesday, May 20, 2008  
7:00 PM - 7:30 PM

Directions to this location: Children's - Main


Conversation Salons: Conversations for Better Living

Wednesday, May 21, 2008  
1:00 PM - 3:00 PM

Directions to this location: Squirrel Hill


Wednesday Afternoon Book Discussion

Wednesday, May 21, 2008 | Other Dates  
1:00 PM
Directions to this location: Brookline

Summary: Join us for lively discussions about your favorite fiction and nonfiction books.

Grantseeking 102 - Computer Resources for Nonprofits

Wednesday, May 21, 2008  
9:30 AM - 11:30 AM

Directions to this location: Foundation Center

Summary: This session familiarizes attendees with the Foundation Center’s specialized electronic databases that can be used by nonprofits for researching funders and related information.

Book Bag Sale

Wednesday, May 21, 2008  
10:00 AM - 4:00 PM

Directions to this location: Beechview

Summary: Take home a bag of gently used books for just $2. Sale lasts for two weeks.

Keyboarding 2: Computer Class

Wednesday, May 21, 2008 | Other Dates  
10:30 AM - 12:30 PM

Directions to this location: PC Center - East Liberty

Summary: New to typing or rusty in the fingers? This three-session class will cover basic typing skills, from finding your home keys in Keyboarding 1 to basic exercises in Keyboarding 3.

Anansi and the Moss-Covered Rock and Anansi Goes Fishing!: our annual puppet show

Wednesday, May 21, 2008  
10:30 AM - 11:30 AM

Directions to this location: Children's - Main

Summary: Come celebrate the arrival of Spring in the Children’s Department! Anansi is well known for being greedy and getting what he wants. Will he outsmart his friends again? Plan to attend this fun-filled show and find out! Everyone welcome.

Smithfield Critics Book Discussion Group: Richard Russo’s Empire Falls

Wednesday, May 21, 2008  
12:00 PM
Directions to this location: Downtown & Business


Open Work Time

Wednesday, May 21, 2008 | Other Dates  
2:00 PM - 7:00 PM

Directions to this location: PC Center - East Liberty


Teen Art Club

Wednesday, May 21, 2008 | Other Dates  
3:00 PM - 5:00 PM

Directions to this location: Teens - Main

Summary: Make buttons, deconstruct t-shirts, craft wild creations out of duct tape and more at the Teen Art Club.

Get Your Game On! @ CLP-East Liberty

Wednesday, May 21, 2008  
3:00 PM - 4:30 PM

Directions to this location: East Liberty


Teens: Get Your Game On!

Wednesday, May 21, 2008  
3:30 PM - 6:30 PM

Directions to this location: Brookline

Summary: Come try your skills at the PS2. Grades 5-12. Registration is not required. Bring your friends!

Carnegie Knits & Reads

Wednesday, May 21, 2008 | Other Dates  
4:30 PM - 5:30 PM

Directions to this location: Large Print Room - Main

Summary: Whether you love to knit or want to learn, join us for informal knitting sessions. We’ll learn from each other and learn why the Library is a great place to knit!

School-age Science Fun

Wednesday, May 21, 2008 | Other Dates  
4:30 PM
Directions to this location: Squirrel Hill - Children's Room

Summary: Kids 6 & up join us for science stories and a cool craft!

Let's Speak English

Wednesday, May 21, 2008 | Other Dates  
5:00 PM - 6:00 PM

Directions to this location: Center for Museum Education - Classroom A

Summary: If English is not your native tongue, join our group for lively English conversation.

Family Evening...an after work story hour

Wednesday, May 21, 2008 | Other Dates  
5:00 PM - 5:30 PM

Directions to this location: Lawrenceville


Alternative Healing Series: Massage as Therapy, Not Luxury

Wednesday, May 21, 2008  
6:00 PM - 8:00 PM


Baby Lapsit (up to 18 mos.)

Wednesday, May 21, 2008  
6:30 PM - 7:00 PM

Directions to this location: Children's - Main


KinderPrep

Thursday, May 22, 2008  
10:00 AM - 10:45 AM

Directions to this location: Hazelwood


Open Work Time

Thursday, May 22, 2008 | Other Dates  
10:00 AM - 1:00 PM

Directions to this location: PC Center - East Liberty


Wise Walk: Walking program for people age 50 and over

Thursday, May 22, 2008
Every Thursday at 10 AM beginning May 22, 2008 | Other Dates  
10:00 AM
Directions to this location: Carrick


Book Bag Sale

Thursday, May 22, 2008  
10:00 AM - 6:00 PM

Directions to this location: Beechview

Summary: Take home a bag of gently used books for just $2. Sale lasts for two weeks.

Anansi and the Moss-Covered Rock and Anansi Goes Fishing!: our annual puppet show

Thursday, May 22, 2008  
10:30 AM - 11:30 AM

Directions to this location: Children's - Main

Summary: Come celebrate the arrival of Spring in the Children’s Department! Anansi is well known for being greedy and getting what he wants. Will he outsmart his friends again? Plan to attend this fun-filled show and find out! Everyone welcome.

Preschool Storytime

Thursday, May 22, 2008 | Other Dates  
10:30 AM - 11:00 AM

Directions to this location: East Liberty

Summary: Join us weekly for different themes. Storytimes include stories, songs and rhymes. For children ages 3-5 with an adult.

Baby Lapsit

Thursday, May 22, 2008 | Other Dates  
10:30 AM
Directions to this location: Squirrel Hill - Children's Room

Summary: For a fun and playful experience, babies and caregivers will participate in fingerplays, rhymes and songs together. Recommended for babies up to 18 months.

Baby and Toddler Storytime

Thursday, May 22, 2008 | Other Dates  
10:45 AM - 11:05 AM

Directions to this location: Brookline

Summary: Stories, songs, rhymes and fingerplays. For children age birth through 3 with a caregiver.

KinderPrep

Thursday, May 22, 2008  
11:00 AM - 11:45 AM

Directions to this location: Hazelwood


Preschool Storytime

Thursday, May 22, 2008 | Other Dates  
11:00 AM - 12:00 PM

Directions to this location: Mt. Washington

Summary: Join us for stories, songs and crafts.

Preschool Storytime

Thursday, May 22, 2008  
11:00 AM - 11:30 PM

Directions to this location: Lawrenceville


Storytime

Thursday, May 22, 2008  
11:15 AM
Directions to this location: Carrick

Summary: Join your friends at Storytime!

Family Storytime

Thursday, May 22, 2008 | Other Dates  
11:30 AM - 12:30 PM

Directions to this location: Woods Run


Baby Lapsit

Thursday, May 22, 2008 | Other Dates  
11:30 AM
Directions to this location: Squirrel Hill - Children's Room

Summary: For a fun and playful experience, babies and caregivers will participate in fingerplays, rhymes and songs. Recommended for babies up to 18 months.

PALS Book Club for Senior Adults: Grupo de libros (PALS) para personas de tercera edad

Thursday, May 22, 2008  
12:00 PM - 1:00 PM

Directions to this location: Beechview

Summary: This book discussion group was created for adults 65 and older. This month's book is available at the Library.

Investing in the Global Marketplace: Discover a World of Opportunity

Thursday, May 22, 2008
Thursday Noontime Business Program Series | Other Dates  
12:15 PM - 1:00 PM

Directions to this location: Downtown & Business


Preschool Storytime

Thursday, May 22, 2008 | Other Dates  
12:30 PM - 1:00 PM

Directions to this location: Brookline

Summary: Stories, songs, games and the occasional craft. For children age 3-5.

Author Visit: Lisa Miles: Resurrecting Allegheny City: The Land, Structures & People of Pittsburgh's North Side

Thursday, May 22, 2008  
1:00 PM - 2:00 PM

Directions to this location: Woods Run


Book Discussion: Water for Elephants by Sara Gruen.

Thursday, May 22, 2008  
1:00 PM - 2:00 PM

Directions to this location: Squirrel Hill


Preschool Storytime

Thursday, May 22, 2008  
1:30 PM - 2:00 PM

Directions to this location: South Side


All Out Gaming: Video Gaming at the Library

Thursday, May 22, 2008 | Other Dates  
2:00 PM - 8:00 PM

Directions to this location: Main (Oakland)

Summary: Need your gaming fix? Join us in Teen as we unleash a Wii, PS2, X-box and a whole host of board games.

Learn the World Wide Web: Computer Class

Thursday, May 22, 2008  
2:30 PM - 4:30 PM

Directions to this location: PC Center - East Liberty

Summary: Learn how to use a browser to navigate the WWW and search using a subject directory, search engine and addresses.

Teen Movie Night!

Thursday, May 22, 2008  
5:00 PM - 7:00 PM

Directions to this location: Woods Run


Grantseeking 104 - Guide to Government Funding

Friday, May 23, 2008  
9:30 AM - 11:30 AM

Directions to this location: Foundation Center

Summary: This workshop will provide a basic understanding of the government grantseeking process and instruct how to research federal and state grants using government websites.

Anansi and the Moss-Covered Rock and Anansi Goes Fishing!: our annual puppet show

Friday, May 23, 2008  
10:30 AM - 11:30 AM

Directions to this location: Children's - Main

Summary: Come celebrate the arrival of Spring in the Children’s Department! Anansi is well known for being greedy and getting what he wants. Will he outsmart his friends again? Plan to attend this fun-filled show and find out! Everyone welcome.

Introduction to Windows: Computer Class

Friday, May 23, 2008 | Other Dates  
10:30 AM - 12:30 PM

Directions to this location: PC Center - East Liberty

Summary: Do you know the parts of your computer’s desktop? Can you use using drop down menus, radio buttons and scroll bars? For information and practice with these and other elements of an MS Windows environment, join us for this class.

Eleventh Stack Read Aloud

Friday, May 23, 2008 | Other Dates  
12:00 PM - 1:00 PM

Directions to this location: Schenley Plaza

Summary: It's story time... for adults! Come enjoy your lunch under the tent in Schenley Plaza and hear chapters and excerpts from books, short stories, plays and poetry read by library staff.

Open Work Time

Friday, May 23, 2008 | Other Dates  
2:00 PM - 5:00 PM

Directions to this location: PC Center - East Liberty


All Out Gaming: Video Gaming at the Library

Friday, May 23, 2008 | Other Dates  
2:00 PM - 8:00 PM

Directions to this location: Main (Oakland)

Summary: Need your gaming fix? Join us in Teen as we unleash a Wii, PS2, X-box and a whole host of board games.

Yoga with Phyllis

Saturday, May 24, 2008 | Other Dates  
10:00 AM - 11:30 AM

Directions to this location: Squirrel Hill


Open Work Time

Saturday, May 24, 2008 | Other Dates  
10:00 AM - 1:00 PM

Directions to this location: PC Center - East Liberty


Getting Started in Genealogy: Spring Classes from WPGS

Saturday, May 24, 2008  
10:00 AM - 3:00 PM

Directions to this location: Third Floor Conference Room

Summary: Searching for your roots? Can't find your relatives? Don't know how to get started? Come to the WPGS Spring Genealogy Classes. Sessions will be held at 10 AM & 1 PM Saturdays, May 3-24.

Book Bag Sale

Saturday, May 24, 2008  
10:00 AM - 4:00 PM

Directions to this location: Beechview

Summary: Take home a bag of gently used books for just $2. Sale lasts for two weeks.

Family Storytime

Saturday, May 24, 2008 | Other Dates  
11:00 AM
Directions to this location: Squirrel Hill - Children's Room

Summary: Come hear stories, try rhymes, maybe even sing a song or two.

Open Work Time

Saturday, May 24, 2008 | Other Dates  
2:00 PM - 5:00 PM

Directions to this location: PC Center - East Liberty


May Flowers

Saturday, May 24, 2008  
2:00 PM - 3:00 PM

Directions to this location: Hill District


Le Club Francophone

Tuesday, May 27, 2008  
5:00 PM - 6:00 PM

Directions to this location: Large Print Room - Main

Summary: Come and enjoy French conversation in an informal setting. Fluency required.

Teen Advisory Council

Tuesday, May 27, 2008  
5:30 PM - 6:30 PM

Directions to this location: Hill District


Open Work Time

Tuesday, May 27, 2008 | Other Dates  
10:00 AM - 3:00 PM

Directions to this location: PC Center - East Liberty


Coffee and Computers

Tuesday, May 27, 2008 | Other Dates  
10:00 AM - 11:00 AM

Directions to this location: Beechview

Summary: Come with your computer concerns. We will help you and provide a cup of coffee!

Story Time Fun for Toddlers and Preschoolers

Tuesday, May 27, 2008  
10:00 AM - 10:45 AM

Directions to this location: Hazelwood


Book Bag Sale

Tuesday, May 27, 2008  
10:00 AM - 4:00 PM

Directions to this location: Beechview

Summary: Take home a bag of gently used books for just $2. Sale lasts for two weeks.

Take a Wise Walk: Walking program for people 50 and over

Tuesday, May 27, 2008 | Other Dates  
10:30 AM - 11:30 AM

Directions to this location: Beechview

Summary: Walk by yourself or with others. Participants get a free pedometer, walking guide, T-shirt, snacks and water. Program meets for 10 weeks.

Anansi and the Moss-Covered Rock and Anansi Goes Fishing!: our annual puppet show

Tuesday, May 27, 2008  
10:30 AM - 11:30 AM

Directions to this location: Children's - Main

Summary: Come celebrate the arrival of Spring in the Children’s Department! Anansi is well known for being greedy and getting what he wants. Will he outsmart his friends again? Plan to attend this fun-filled show and find out! Everyone welcome.

Toddler Storytime

Tuesday, May 27, 2008 | Other Dates  
10:30 AM
Directions to this location: Squirrel Hill - Children's Room

Summary: Toddlers and parents, come and listen to stories, plus try rhymes and songs together. Recommended for age 18 months-3 years.

Story Time Fun for Toddlers and Preschoolers

Tuesday, May 27, 2008  
11:00 AM - 11:45 AM

Directions to this location: Hazelwood


Toddler Storytime

Tuesday, May 27, 2008  
11:00 AM - 11:30 AM

Directions to this location: Homewood

Summary: Join us for stories, songs and movement activities with your 2-4 year old!

Toddler Storytime

Tuesday, May 27, 2008 | Other Dates  
11:30 AM
Directions to this location: Squirrel Hill - Children's Room

Summary: Toddlers and parents, come and listen to stories, plus try rhymes and songs together. Recommended for age 18 months-3 years.

Toddler Storytime

Tuesday, May 27, 2008 | Other Dates  
11:30 AM - 12:00 PM

Directions to this location: Woods Run


Remember When?:1968 With Tom Brokaw: Videodisc 91 Minutes

Tuesday, May 27, 2008  
12:15 PM
Directions to this location: Downtown & Business


Bored?Games!

Tuesday, May 27, 2008  
2:30 PM - 5:30 PM

Directions to this location: Brookline

Summary: Play one of our new board games any Tuesday after school. Stop by the children's desk and ask to sign one out. Grades 5-12. No registration required. Bring a friend!

Advanced Word: Computer Class

Tuesday, May 27, 2008  
4:30 PM - 6:30 PM

Directions to this location: PC Center - East Liberty

Summary: Are you ready for tables and mail merges? Learn how to use these features and more in this highest skill level class.

Yoga with Phyllis

Tuesday, May 27, 2008 | Other Dates  
5:30 PM - 7:00 PM

Directions to this location: Squirrel Hill


New PCs arrive

Wednesday, May 28, 2008  
10:00 AM - 7:00 PM

Directions to this location: Brookline

Summary: The Brookline branch will be receiving new computers on Wednesday, May 28. Computer access will be interrupted for all or part of the day. We apologize for the inconvenience while we upgrade our equipment to better serve you.

Book Bag Sale

Wednesday, May 28, 2008  
10:00 AM - 4:00 PM

Directions to this location: Beechview

Summary: Take home a bag of gently used books for just $2. Sale lasts for two weeks.

Keyboarding 3: Computer Class

Wednesday, May 28, 2008 | Other Dates  
10:30 AM - 12:30 PM

Directions to this location: PC Center - East Liberty

Summary: New to typing or rusty in the fingers? This three-session class will cover basic typing skills, from finding your home keys in Keyboarding 1 to basic exercises in Keyboarding 3.

Anansi and the Moss-Covered Rock and Anansi Goes Fishing!: our annual puppet show

Wednesday, May 28, 2008  
10:30 AM - 11:30 AM

Directions to this location: Children's - Main

Summary: Come celebrate the arrival of Spring in the Children’s Department! Anansi is well known for being greedy and getting what he wants. Will he outsmart his friends again? Plan to attend this fun-filled show and find out! Everyone welcome.

Open Work Time

Wednesday, May 28, 2008 | Other Dates  
2:00 PM - 7:00 PM

Directions to this location: PC Center - East Liberty


Teen Art Club

Wednesday, May 28, 2008 | Other Dates  
3:00 PM - 5:00 PM

Directions to this location: Teens - Main

Summary: Make buttons, deconstruct t-shirts, craft wild creations out of duct tape and more at the Teen Art Club.

School-age Puppets

Wednesday, May 28, 2008 | Other Dates  
4:30 PM
Directions to this location: Squirrel Hill - Children's Room

Summary: Kids 6 & up join us for stories and for some puppet making!

Let's Speak English

Wednesday, May 28, 2008 | Other Dates  
5:00 PM - 6:00 PM

Directions to this location: Center for Museum Education - Classroom A

Summary: If English is not your native tongue, join our group for lively English conversation.

Family Night Live Jazz : Free Jazz Concert featuring Cecil Brooks II

Wednesday, May 28, 2008  
5:30 PM - 7:00 PM

Directions to this location: Homewood

Summary: In honor of Pittsburgh's jazz culture, come hear Cecil Brooks II as part of Jazz Workshop, Inc's Family Night series.

Mt. Washington Book Club: Read & Discuss

Wednesday, May 28, 2008 | Other Dates  
6:00 PM - 7:00 PM

Directions to this location: Mt. Washington

Summary: Join us every month for lively discussions of contempory and classic fiction and nonfiction.

Mt. Washington Book Group: Read and Discuss

Wednesday, May 28, 2008  
6:00 PM - 7:00 PM

Directions to this location: Mt. Washington

Summary: The book group meets monthly on the 4th Wednesday @ 6:00 PM.

Book Bag Sale

Thursday, May 29, 2008  
10:00 AM - 6:00 PM

Directions to this location: Beechview

Summary: Take home a bag of gently used books for just $2. Sale lasts for two weeks.

Wise Walk: Walking program for people age 50 and over

Thursday, May 29, 2008
Every Thursday at 10 AM beginning May 22, 2008 | Other Dates  
10:00 AM
Directions to this location: Carrick


Open Work Time

Thursday, May 29, 2008 | Other Dates  
10:00 AM - 1:00 PM

Directions to this location: PC Center - East Liberty


Story Time Fun for Toddlers and Preschoolers

Thursday, May 29, 2008  
10:00 AM - 10:45 AM

Directions to this location: Hazelwood


Anansi and the Moss-Covered Rock and Anansi Goes Fishing!: our annual puppet show

Thursday, May 29, 2008  
10:30 AM - 11:30 AM

Directions to this location: Children's - Main

Summary: Come celebrate the arrival of Spring in the Children’s Department! Anansi is well known for being greedy and getting what he wants. Will he outsmart his friends again? Plan to attend this fun-filled show and find out! Everyone welcome.

Preschool Storytime

Thursday, May 29, 2008 | Other Dates  
10:30 AM - 11:00 AM

Directions to this location: East Liberty

Summary: Join us weekly for different themes. Storytimes include stories, songs and rhymes. For children ages 3-5 with an adult.

Baby Lapsit

Thursday, May 29, 2008 | Other Dates  
10:30 AM
Directions to this location: Squirrel Hill - Children's Room

Summary: For a fun and playful experience, babies and caregivers will participate in fingerplays, rhymes and songs together. Recommended for babies up to 18 months.

Preschool Storytime

Thursday, May 29, 2008 | Other Dates  
11:00 AM - 12:00 PM

Directions to this location: Mt. Washington

Summary: Join us for stories, songs and crafts.

Preschool Storytime

Thursday, May 29, 2008  
11:00 AM - 11:30 PM

Directions to this location: Lawrenceville


Story Time Fun for Toddlers and Preschoolers

Thursday, May 29, 2008  
11:00 AM - 11:45 AM

Directions to this location: Hazelwood


Baby Lapsit

Thursday, May 29, 2008 | Other Dates  
11:30 AM
Directions to this location: Squirrel Hill - Children's Room

Summary: For a fun and playful experience, babies and caregivers will participate in fingerplays, rhymes and songs. Recommended for babies up to 18 months.

What is Your FICO Score and How is it Affecting Your Credit?

Thursday, May 29, 2008
Thursday Noontime Business Program Series | Other Dates  
12:15 PM - 1:00 PM

Directions to this location: Downtown & Business


All Out Gaming: Video Gaming at the Library

Thursday, May 29, 2008 | Other Dates  
2:00 PM - 8:00 PM

Directions to this location: Main (Oakland)

Summary: Need your gaming fix? Join us in Teen as we unleash a Wii, PS2, X-box and a whole host of board games.

Introduction to Windows: Computer Class

Thursday, May 29, 2008 | Other Dates  
2:30 PM - 4:30 PM

Directions to this location: PC Center - East Liberty

Summary: Do you know the parts of your computer’s desktop? Can you use using drop down menus, radio buttons and scroll bars? For information and practice with these and other elements of an MS Windows environment, join us for this class.

Triple R Craft Wagon: Jump On!

Thursday, May 29, 2008 | Other Dates  
7:00 PM - 9:00 PM

Summary: Reduce, Reuse, Recycle: alternative crafting with recycled materials.

Online Forms & Applications: Computer Class

Friday, May 30, 2008  
10:30 AM - 12:30 PM

Directions to this location: PC Center - East Liberty

Summary: Learn the basics about filling out forms and applying for services on the WWW.

Open Work Time

Friday, May 30, 2008 | Other Dates  
2:00 PM - 5:00 PM

Directions to this location: PC Center - East Liberty


All Out Gaming: Video Gaming at the Library

Friday, May 30, 2008 | Other Dates  
2:00 PM - 8:00 PM

Directions to this location: Main (Oakland)

Summary: Need your gaming fix? Join us in Teen as we unleash a Wii, PS2, X-box and a whole host of board games.

Book Bag Sale

Saturday, May 31, 2008  
10:00 AM - 4:00 PM

Directions to this location: Beechview

Summary: Take home a bag of gently used books for just $2. Sale lasts for two weeks.

Yoga with Phyllis

Saturday, May 31, 2008 | Other Dates  
10:00 AM - 11:30 AM

Directions to this location: Squirrel Hill


Buying a Computer: Computer Class

Saturday, May 31, 2008  
10:30 AM - 12:30 PM

Directions to this location: PC Center - East Liberty

Summary: In this class you’ll learn how to read those crazy computer ads, handle slick salespeople, and discover helpful resources all to aid you in your purchase of a personal computer.

Family Storytime

Saturday, May 31, 2008 | Other Dates  
11:00 AM
Directions to this location: Squirrel Hill - Children's Room

Summary: Come hear stories, try rhymes, maybe even sing a song or two.

Learn to Bead: with the Bead Lady, Kathy Shomo

Saturday, May 31, 2008  
11:30 AM - 12:30 PM

Directions to this location: Knoxville


Get Your Game On!: Nintendo Wii gaming

Saturday, May 31, 2008  
2:00 PM - 3:30 PM

Directions to this location: South Side


Open Work Time

Saturday, May 31, 2008 | Other Dates  
2:00 PM - 5:00 PM

Directions to this location: PC Center - East Liberty