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Monday February 24, 2020
   3:45 PM  -  4:45 PM Junior Book Club (Grades 3-8)  
    Contact: Miss Christy   412-563-4552   waltersc@einetwork.net
   

Join us for Junior Book Club every Monday afternoon.

In each class we will read a chapter of a book, engage in group discussion, and do fun, themed activities such as games, crafts, or other projects based on the book.

Junior Book Club is designed for students in grades 3-8 (ages 8-13). 

Children under age 10 must be accompanied by an adult.

If you attended Junior Book Club in the fall, please re-register for the winter session. Once you have registered once for the winter session, you will not have to re-register again until the spring session. 

To register, click the register button below.

    Location: CS Library lower level
   5:00 PM  -  5:45 PM Arts & Crafts - Origami  
    Contact: Miss Christy   (412) 563-4552   waltersc@einetwork.net
   

Join us for Arts & Crafts every Monday evening.

This week we will be making origami using a helpful book with different patterns and colored paper!

This class is appropriate for ages 6-18.

Children under age 10 must be accompanied by an adult.

To register, please click the button below.

 

    Location: CS Library lower level

Tuesday February 25, 2020
   3:30 PM  -  4:30 PM STEM Adventures - Rube Goldberg Machines  
    Contact: Miss Christy   (412) 563-4552   waltersc@einetwork.net
   

Join us every Tuesday afternoon for STEM Adventures.

During the month of February, we will be creating Rube Goldberg Machines out of ordinary and recycled objects to complete a simple task. We will work on our machines for four classes. Children and teens can work independently or in groups depending on the size of the class.

These classes are appropriate for ages 10-18.

To register, click the button below. You only need to register for the Rube Goldberg course once. It is assumed that you will attend all four sessions to complete your machine.

    Location: CS Library lower level
   6:30 PM  -  8:30 PM Family Trivia Night  
    Contact: Miss Christy   412-563-4552   waltersc@einetwork.net
   

Assemble a family team and test your knowledge at general trivia!

Registration is required, with a limit of 6 people per team, and 30 teams total.

To register, click the button below.

    Location: CS Library lower level

Wednesday February 26, 2020
   3:30 PM  -  4:30 PM Afternoon Gaming  
    Contact: Miss Christy   (412) 563-4552   waltersc@einetwork.net
   

Join us on the 2nd and 4th Wednesday of the month for afternoon gaming. 

Bring your friends and play board, card, and video games at the library. Weather permitting, outdoor games may be played also.

Afternoon gaming is for all ages, but children under 10 must be accompanied by an adult.

To register, click the button below.

    Location: CS Library lower level
   5:00 PM  -  5:45 PM Famous Figures  
    Contact: Miss Christy   412-563-4552   waltersc@einetwork.net
   

Join us on the 4th Wednesday of every month for Famous Figures.

This class will allow you to explore, create, and collect. Learn about different famous figures from scientists, musicians, sports heroes, and more. After learning about a new person each week, we will do an activity based on his or her line of work through projects, games, and experiments.

For each Famous Figures session you attend, collected a trading card and add it to your famous figures binder, which you will receive the first time you attend. How many can you collect?

This club is most appropriate for ages 6-18.

Registration is encouraged. To register, click the button below.

    Location: CS Library lower level

Thursday February 27, 2020
   10:30 AM  -  11:00 AM Songs & Stories  
    Contact: Miss Christy   (412) 563-4552   waltersc@einetwork.net
   

Join us every Thursday for Songs & Stories at the library. 

Each week we will read a book, listen to music, and do other fun and exciting age-appropriate activities. 

Songs & Stories is designed for children ages birth-3. All children must be accompanied by an adult. 

To register, click the button below.

    Location: CS Library lower level
   11:30 AM  -  12:00 PM Read & Grow Stories  
    Contact: Miss Christy   (412) 563-4552   waltersc@einetwork.net
   

Join us every Thursday for Read & Grow Stories at the library. 

Each week we will read a book, listen to music, and do other fun and exciting age-appropriate activities. 

Read & Grow Stories is designed for children ages 3-5. All children must be accompanied by an adult. 

To register, click the button below.

    Location: CS Library lower level
   4:00 PM  -  4:30 PM Bookworm Buddies Storytime  
    Contact: Miss Christy   (412) 563-4552   waltersc@einetwork.net
   

Join us every Thursday for Bookworm Buddies Storytime at the library. 

Each week we will read a book, listen to music, and do other fun and exciting age-appropriate activities. 

Bookworm Buddies is designed for children ages 4-7. All children must be accompanied by an adult. 

To register, click the button below.

    Location: CS Library lower level

Saturday February 29, 2020
   11:00 AM  -  12:00 PM Beginner Belly Dancing Classes  
    Contact:    412-563-4552   
   

Join Sourie Iskbah for belly dancing classes at the Library. All ages are welcome to attend! The classes will cost $15 in advance/$20 at the door. Classes are from 11am-12pm on the Last Saturday of the month. No experience necessary. Build confidence, muscle, stamina and knowledge while getting a full body workout. Register by calling or stopping in the Library.

Coupons are available at the Library that save you $5 off the “register in advanced price of $15”. Stop in to get a coupon or mention it over the phone when signing up.

 


Monday March 2, 2020
   2:45 PM  -  3:15 PM Sensory Centers  
    Contact: Miss Christy   412-563-4552   waltersc@einetwork.net
   

Join us every Monday for Sensory Centers.

Bring your child to the library to explore centers that help children use their senses, develop motor skills, and encourage child/caregiver bonding.

The centers will include toys, puzzles, crafts, and other manipulatives for hands-on play.

Sensory Centers is most appropriate for children ages birth-5. All children must be accompanied by a caregiver.

No registration required. Drop in and out as you please. 

Some sensory centers may include food items like rice, beans, or dough. Though registration is not required, if your child has any allergies please contact Miss Christy the day of sensory centers or the day before you plan to attend so that any potential hazards can be avoided.

    Location: CS Library lower level
   3:45 PM  -  4:45 PM Junior Book Club (Grades 3-8)  
    Contact: Miss Christy   412-563-4552   waltersc@einetwork.net
   

Join us for Junior Book Club every Monday afternoon.

In each class we will read a chapter of a book, engage in group discussion, and do fun, themed activities such as games, crafts, or other projects based on the book.

Junior Book Club is designed for students in grades 3-8 (ages 8-13). 

Children under age 10 must be accompanied by an adult.

If you attended Junior Book Club in the winter, please re-register for the spring session. Once you have registered once for the spring session, you will not have to re-register again until the summer session. 

To register, click the register button below.

    Location: CS Library lower level
   5:00 PM  -  5:45 PM Arts & Crafts - Open Art Night  
    Contact: Miss Christy   (412) 563-4552   waltersc@einetwork.net
   

Join us for Arts & Crafts every Monday evening.

The first Monday of every month is now Open Art Night! Use our supplies to make any creation your mind can imagine. We will also have some craft kits and small crafts prepared for anyone who likes more structure to their creativity.

Open Art Night is open to all ages, birth to 18.

Children under age 10 must be accompanied by an adult.

No registration is required for Open Art Night. Stop by anytime between 5:00 and 5:45 p.m. when it's convenient for you and stay as long as you like.

 

    Location: CS Library lower level

Tuesday March 3, 2020
   3:30 PM  -  4:30 PM STEM Adventures - Scratch Coding  
    Contact: Miss Christy   (412) 563-4552   waltersc@einetwork.net
   

Join us every Tuesday for STEM Adventures.

This week we will be exploring the world of coding with Scratch

This class is appropriate for children ages 8-16, and will meet upstairs in the library to use the children's computers.

Registration is required for this class, as we only have 6 computers available. If you register and find out you cannot attend, please email Miss Christy as soon as possible so she can remove you from the list and free up a spot for someone else!

Children under 10 must be accompanied by an adult.

To register, click the button below.

    Location: CS Library lower level
   4:45 PM  -  5:15 PM Super Tuesday Literary Primaries  
    Contact: Miss Christy   412-563-4552   waltersc@einetwork.net
   

It's Super Tuesday and the Castle Shannon Children's Department is beginning its search for the next literary President!

Stop by the children's room on the lower level to learn about the 12 candidates hoping to be YOUR next literary President and how the process of primary elections work in the United States. Then cast your ballot for which characters you would like to see go head-to-head in our general election in November.

Following this program, the display will move upstairs to the children's area and ballots will be accepted through Tuesday, March 10. 

Watch our Instagram account (library_cs) the week of March 16-20 when we announce our two general election candidates, and continue to watch through November as the candidates campaign for your votes in the general election.

This program is for all ages and no registration is required.

    Location: CS Library lower level

Wednesday March 4, 2020
   3:30 PM  -  4:30 PM Free Play at the Library  
    Contact: Miss Christy   412-563-4552   waltersc@einetwork.net
   

Join us for Free Play at the library every Wednesday. 

Come play with our toys, stuffed animals, building blocks, board games, video games and more in the Children's Room in the lower level of the library.

This event is for all ages, but children under age 10 must be accompanied by an adult.

No registration required. Drop in and out as you please during Free Play!

    Location: CS Library lower level
   5:00 PM  -  5:45 PM Library LEGOLand  
    Contact: Miss Christy   412-563-4552   waltersc@einetwork.net
   

Join us on the 1st and 2nd Wednesday of the month for Library LEGOLand.

At each session we will use different building prompts and challenges to see just how many things we can do with LEGOs! We will be using the book 365 Things to Do with LEGO Bricks by Simon Hugo and Alice Finch to come up with some of our design ideas.

This club is most appropriate for children ages 4-18.

Registration is no longer required for LibraryLEGOland, just show up and build!

    Location: CS Library lower level

Thursday March 5, 2020
   10:30 AM  -  11:00 AM Songs & Stories  
    Contact: Miss Christy   (412) 563-4552   waltersc@einetwork.net
   

Join us every Thursday for Songs & Stories at the library. 

Each week we will read a book, listen to music, and do other fun and exciting age-appropriate activities. 

Songs & Stories is designed for children ages birth-3. All children must be accompanied by an adult. 

Registration is no longer required for Songs & Stories, but we still hope to see you there!

    Location: CS Library lower level
   11:00 AM  -  11:30 AM Storytime Free Play (S&S)  
    Contact: Miss Christy   412-563-4552   waltersc@einetwork.net
   

After Songs & Stories, join us for Free Play!

Stick around and play with our toys, stuffed animals, building blocks, and more in the Children's Room.

No registration required. 

    Location: CS Library lower level
   11:30 AM  -  12:00 PM Read & Grow Stories  
    Contact: Miss Christy   (412) 563-4552   waltersc@einetwork.net
   

Join us every Thursday for Read & Grow Stories at the library. 

Each week we will read a book, listen to music, and do other fun and exciting age-appropriate activities. 

Read & Grow Stories is designed for children ages 3-5. All children must be accompanied by an adult. 

Registration is no longer required for Read & Grow Stories but we still hope to see you all there!

    Location: CS Library lower level
   12:00 PM  -  12:30 PM Storytime Free Play (R&G)  
    Contact: Miss Christy   412-563-4552   waltersc@einetwork.net
   

After Read & Grow Stories, join us for Free Play!

Stick around and play with our toys, stuffed animals, building blocks, and more in the Children's Room.

No registration required. 

    Location: CS Library lower level
   4:00 PM  -  4:30 PM Bookworm Buddies Storytime  
    Contact: Miss Christy   (412) 563-4552   waltersc@einetwork.net
   

Join us every Thursday for Bookworm Buddies Storytime at the library. 

Each week we will read a book, listen to music, and do other fun and exciting age-appropriate activities. 

Bookworm Buddies is designed for children ages 4-7. All children must be accompanied by an adult. 

Registration is no longer required for Bookworm Buddies Storytime but we still hope to see you all there!

    Location: CS Library lower level

Friday March 6, 2020
   11:00 AM  -  12:00 PM Senior Fitness Class  
    Contact:    412-563-4552   
   

Sponsored by Fitness Mission LLC

First Friday of each month

11am-12pm

$10 per class

Upcoming Topic: Aerobic Training I: Weight Loss and Senior Nutrition

Our Senior Fitness workshops will focus on one aspect of physical fitness each month. The workshops will build upon each other but can be attended individually. The workshops consist of three parts: opening discussion/instruction, the workout and a Q&A with the instructor. The instructor also provides unlimited, free follow up fitness instruction and individualized support to all of the participants.

 

 

    Location: CS Library lower level

Monday March 9, 2020
   2:45 PM  -  3:15 PM Sensory Centers  
    Contact: Miss Christy   412-563-4552   waltersc@einetwork.net
   

Join us every Monday for Sensory Centers.

Bring your child to the library to explore centers that help children use their senses, develop motor skills, and encourage child/caregiver bonding.

The centers will include toys, puzzles, crafts, and other manipulatives for hands-on play.

Sensory Centers is most appropriate for children ages birth-5. All children must be accompanied by a caregiver.

No registration required. Drop in and out as you please. 

Some sensory centers may include food items like rice, beans, or dough. Though registration is not required, if your child has any allergies please contact Miss Christy the day of sensory centers or the day before you plan to attend so that any potential hazards can be avoided.

    Location: CS Library lower level
   3:45 PM  -  4:45 PM Junior Book Club (Grades 3-8)  
    Contact: Miss Christy   412-563-4552   waltersc@einetwork.net
   

Join us for Junior Book Club every Monday afternoon.

In each class we will read a chapter of a book, engage in group discussion, and do fun, themed activities such as games, crafts, or other projects based on the book.

Junior Book Club is designed for students in grades 3-8 (ages 8-13). 

Children under age 10 must be accompanied by an adult.

If you attended Junior Book Club in the winter, please re-register for the spring session. Once you have registered once for the spring session, you will not have to re-register again until the summer session. 

To register, click the register button below.

    Location: CS Library lower level
   5:00 PM  -  5:45 PM Arts & Crafts - Collage  
    Contact: Miss Christy   (412) 563-4552   waltersc@einetwork.net
   

Join us for Arts & Crafts every Monday evening.

This week we will be making collage art with pictures from magazines and fun printed paper!

This class is appropriate for ages 4-18.

Children under age 10 must be accompanied by an adult.

To register, please click the button below.

 

    Location: CS Library lower level
   7:00 PM Monthly Book Discussion  
    Contact:    412-563-4552   
   

Join the group for some light discussion on the second Monday of every month at 7pm in the lower level of the Library. Stop in the library to pick up your copy of the book.

This month we will be discussing:

Hidden Figures by Margo Lee Shetterly


Tuesday March 10, 2020
   3:30 PM  -  4:30 PM STEM Adventures - Puzzlets  
    Contact: Miss Christy   (412) 563-4552   waltersc@einetwork.net
   

Join us every Tuesday afternoon for STEM Adventures.

This week we will be learning how to code with Puzzlets.

This class is appropriate for ages 6-14.

Children under 10 must be accompanied by an adult.

To register, click the button below.

    Location: CS Library lower level
   6:15 PM  -  6:45 PM Mathmagicians  
    Contact: Miss Christy   412-563-4552   waltersc@einetwork.net
   

Join us on the second and fourth Tuesday of the month for Mathmagicians!

Math is so much more than just solving equations. It comes into play in many games, tricks, brainteasers, and everyday life.

In Mathmagicians club we will learn math in the best way: without even knowing it's happening! Though games, puzzles and more we will build basic math skills and strategy each week and have fun along the way.

Mathmagicians is most appropriate for students in grades 1-8 (ages 6-14).

No registration is required for Mathmagicians. 

    Location: CS Library lower level
   7:00 PM  -  7:30 PM Mad Scientists  
    Contact: Miss Christy   412-563-4552   waltersc@einetwork.net
   

Join us on the second Tuesday of the Month for Mad Scientists!

Science can be fun and easy! In Mad Scientists, we will do quick hands-on experiments that show us the wonders of the world around us using chemistry, physics and other scientific principles.

Mad Scientists is most appropriate for kids ages 2-12. While the youngest members of the group may not be able to do the hands-on activities, they're welcome to join siblings and older children to watch and wonder as the experiments unfold.

Because Mad Scientist will include mostly group work, registration is not required. 

    Location: CS Library lower level

Wednesday March 11, 2020
   3:30 PM  -  4:30 PM Free Play at the Library  
    Contact: Miss Christy   412-563-4552   waltersc@einetwork.net
   

Join us for Free Play at the library every Wednesday. 

Come play with our toys, stuffed animals, building blocks, board games, video games and more in the Children's Room in the lower level of the library.

This event is for all ages, but children under age 10 must be accompanied by an adult.

No registration required. Drop in and out as you please during Free Play!

    Location: CS Library lower level
   5:00 PM  -  5:45 PM Library LEGOLand  
    Contact: Miss Christy   412-563-4552   waltersc@einetwork.net
   

Join us on the 1st and 2nd Wednesday of the month for Library LEGOLand.

At each session we will use different building prompts and challenges to see just how many things we can do with LEGOs! We will be using the book 365 Things to Do with LEGO Bricks by Simon Hugo and Alice Finch to come up with some of our design ideas.

This club is most appropriate for children ages 4-18.

Registration is no longer required for LibraryLEGOland, just show up and build!

    Location: CS Library lower level

Thursday March 12, 2020
   10:30 AM  -  11:00 AM Songs & Stories  
    Contact: Miss Christy   (412) 563-4552   waltersc@einetwork.net
   

Join us every Thursday for Songs & Stories at the library. 

Each week we will read a book, listen to music, and do other fun and exciting age-appropriate activities. 

Songs & Stories is designed for children ages birth-3. All children must be accompanied by an adult. 

Registration is no longer required for Songs & Stories, but we still hope to see you there!

    Location: CS Library lower level
   11:00 AM  -  11:30 AM Storytime Free Play (S&S)  
    Contact: Miss Christy   412-563-4552   waltersc@einetwork.net
   

After Songs & Stories, join us for Free Play!

Stick around and play with our toys, stuffed animals, building blocks, and more in the Children's Room.

No registration required. 

    Location: CS Library lower level
   11:30 AM  -  12:00 PM Read & Grow Stories  
    Contact: Miss Christy   (412) 563-4552   waltersc@einetwork.net
   

Join us every Thursday for Read & Grow Stories at the library. 

Each week we will read a book, listen to music, and do other fun and exciting age-appropriate activities. 

Read & Grow Stories is designed for children ages 3-5. All children must be accompanied by an adult. 

Registration is no longer required for Read & Grow Stories but we still hope to see you all there!

    Location: CS Library lower level
   12:00 PM  -  12:30 PM Storytime Free Play (R&G)  
    Contact: Miss Christy   412-563-4552   waltersc@einetwork.net
   

After Read & Grow Stories, join us for Free Play!

Stick around and play with our toys, stuffed animals, building blocks, and more in the Children's Room.

No registration required. 

    Location: CS Library lower level
   2:00 PM  -  8:00 PM Friends of the Castle Shannon Library Spring Used Book Sale  
    Contact:    412-563-4552   
    Location: CS Library lower level
   4:00 PM  -  4:30 PM Bookworm Buddies Storytime  
    Contact: Miss Christy   (412) 563-4552   waltersc@einetwork.net
   

Join us every Thursday for Bookworm Buddies Storytime at the library. 

Each week we will read a book, listen to music, and do other fun and exciting age-appropriate activities. 

Bookworm Buddies is designed for children ages 4-7. All children must be accompanied by an adult. 

Registration is no longer required for Bookworm Buddies Storytime but we still hope to see you all there!

    Location: CS Library lower level

Friday March 13, 2020
   1:30 PM  -  4:30 PM Friends of the Castle Shannon Library Spring Used Book Sale  
    Contact:    412-563-4552   
    Location: CS Library lower level

Saturday March 14, 2020
   10:30 AM  -  3:30 PM Friends of the Castle Shannon Library Spring Used Book Sale  
    Contact:    412-563-4552   
    Location: CS Library lower level

Monday March 16, 2020
   2:45 PM  -  3:15 PM Sensory Centers  
    Contact: Miss Christy   412-563-4552   waltersc@einetwork.net
   

Join us every Monday for Sensory Centers.

Bring your child to the library to explore centers that help children use their senses, develop motor skills, and encourage child/caregiver bonding.

The centers will include toys, puzzles, crafts, and other manipulatives for hands-on play.

Sensory Centers is most appropriate for children ages birth-5. All children must be accompanied by a caregiver.

No registration required. Drop in and out as you please. 

Some sensory centers may include food items like rice, beans, or dough. Though registration is not required, if your child has any allergies please contact Miss Christy the day of sensory centers or the day before you plan to attend so that any potential hazards can be avoided.

    Location: CS Library lower level
   3:45 PM  -  4:45 PM Junior Book Club (Grades 3-8)  
    Contact: Miss Christy   412-563-4552   waltersc@einetwork.net
   

Join us for Junior Book Club every Monday afternoon.

In each class we will read a chapter of a book, engage in group discussion, and do fun, themed activities such as games, crafts, or other projects based on the book.

Junior Book Club is designed for students in grades 3-8 (ages 8-13). 

Children under age 10 must be accompanied by an adult.

If you attended Junior Book Club in the winter, please re-register for the spring session. Once you have registered once for the spring session, you will not have to re-register again until the summer session. 

To register, click the register button below.

    Location: CS Library lower level
   5:00 PM  -  5:45 PM Arts & Crafts - End of the Rainbow Twirlers  
    Contact: Miss Christy   (412) 563-4552   waltersc@einetwork.net
   

Join us for Arts & Crafts every Monday evening.

This week we will be making end of the rainbow twirlers with paint, paper plates, and construction paper.

This class is appropriate for ages 3-14.

Children under age 10 must be accompanied by an adult.

To register, please click the button below.

 

    Location: CS Library lower level

Tuesday March 17, 2020
   3:30 PM  -  4:30 PM STEM Adventures - Dash & Dot Robots  
    Contact: Miss Christy   (412) 563-4552   waltersc@einetwork.net
   

Join us every Tuesday afternoon for STEM Adventures.

This week, we will learn coding with Dash & Dot Robots.

This class is appropriate for ages 3-14.

Children under age 10 must be accompanied by an adult.

To register, click the button below.

    Location: CS Library lower level
   7:00 PM  -  8:00 PM St. Patrick's Day Party  
    Contact: Miss Christy   (412) 563-4552   waltersc@einetwork.net
   

Join us for some leprechaun tricks and Irish luck at our St. Patrick's Day party!

We will have crafts, games, and other activities as well as light snacks. 

Children under age 10 must be accompanied by an adult.

Registration is encouraged. To register, click the button below.

    Location: CS Library lower level

Wednesday March 18, 2020
   3:30 PM  -  4:30 PM Free Play at the Library  
    Contact: Miss Christy   412-563-4552   waltersc@einetwork.net
   

Join us for Free Play at the library every Wednesday. 

Come play with our toys, stuffed animals, building blocks, board games, video games and more in the Children's Room in the lower level of the library.

This event is for all ages, but children under age 10 must be accompanied by an adult.

No registration required. Drop in and out as you please during Free Play!

    Location: CS Library lower level
   5:00 PM  -  5:45 PM Jr. Writers Club  
    Contact: Miss Christy   (412) 563-4552   waltersc@einetwork.net
   

Join us on the 3rd Wednesday of the month for Jr. Writers Club.

Jr. Writers Club is designed for students in grades 3-8 (ages 9-14) of all skill levels and interests. Whether you're already a writer who is looking for a place to share your work, whether you have ideas bouncing around in your head but you don't know how to get them on paper, or you're more interested in the editing and publishing side of writing, you can do it all at Jr. Writers Club!

Jr. Writers Club is also a great place to get homework help for papers, essays, and other English and literature assignments.

Children under 10 must be accompanied by an adult.

Registration is encouraged, especially to learn about your writing interests. To register, click the button below.

    Location: CS Library lower level

Thursday March 19, 2020
   10:30 AM  -  11:00 AM Songs & Stories  
    Contact: Miss Christy   (412) 563-4552   waltersc@einetwork.net
   

Join us every Thursday for Songs & Stories at the library. 

Each week we will read a book, listen to music, and do other fun and exciting age-appropriate activities. 

Songs & Stories is designed for children ages birth-3. All children must be accompanied by an adult. 

Registration is no longer required for Songs & Stories, but we still hope to see you there!

    Location: CS Library lower level
   11:00 AM  -  11:30 AM Storytime Free Play (S&S)  
    Contact: Miss Christy   412-563-4552   waltersc@einetwork.net
   

After Songs & Stories, join us for Free Play!

Stick around and play with our toys, stuffed animals, building blocks, and more in the Children's Room.

No registration required. 

    Location: CS Library lower level
   11:30 AM  -  12:00 PM Read & Grow Stories  
    Contact: Miss Christy   (412) 563-4552   waltersc@einetwork.net
   

Join us every Thursday for Read & Grow Stories at the library. 

Each week we will read a book, listen to music, and do other fun and exciting age-appropriate activities. 

Read & Grow Stories is designed for children ages 3-5. All children must be accompanied by an adult. 

Registration is no longer required for Read & Grow Stories but we still hope to see you all there!

    Location: CS Library lower level
   12:00 PM  -  12:30 PM Storytime Free Play (R&G)  
    Contact: Miss Christy   412-563-4552   waltersc@einetwork.net
   

After Read & Grow Stories, join us for Free Play!

Stick around and play with our toys, stuffed animals, building blocks, and more in the Children's Room.

No registration required. 

    Location: CS Library lower level
   4:00 PM  -  4:30 PM Bookworm Buddies Storytime  
    Contact: Miss Christy   (412) 563-4552   waltersc@einetwork.net
   

Join us every Thursday for Bookworm Buddies Storytime at the library. 

Each week we will read a book, listen to music, and do other fun and exciting age-appropriate activities. 

Bookworm Buddies is designed for children ages 4-7. All children must be accompanied by an adult. 

Registration is no longer required for Bookworm Buddies Storytime but we still hope to see you all there!

    Location: CS Library lower level
   6:30 PM Thursday Night at the Movies  
    Contact:    412-563-4552   
   

Light refreshments provided. Registration is appreciated.

This month's movie: Based on the thrilling and inspirational life of an iconic American freedom fighter, Harriet tells the extraordinary tale of Harriet Tubman's escape from slavery and transformation into one of America's greatest heroes.

    Location: CS Library lower level

Monday March 23, 2020
   2:45 PM  -  3:15 PM Sensory Centers  
    Contact: Miss Christy   412-563-4552   waltersc@einetwork.net
   

Join us every Monday for Sensory Centers.

Bring your child to the library to explore centers that help children use their senses, develop motor skills, and encourage child/caregiver bonding.

The centers will include toys, puzzles, crafts, and other manipulatives for hands-on play.

Sensory Centers is most appropriate for children ages birth-5. All children must be accompanied by a caregiver.

No registration required. Drop in and out as you please. 

Some sensory centers may include food items like rice, beans, or dough. Though registration is not required, if your child has any allergies please contact Miss Christy the day of sensory centers or the day before you plan to attend so that any potential hazards can be avoided.

    Location: CS Library lower level
   3:45 PM  -  4:45 PM Junior Book Club (Grades 3-8)  
    Contact: Miss Christy   412-563-4552   waltersc@einetwork.net
   

Join us for Junior Book Club every Monday afternoon.

In each class we will read a chapter of a book, engage in group discussion, and do fun, themed activities such as games, crafts, or other projects based on the book.

Junior Book Club is designed for students in grades 3-8 (ages 8-13). 

Children under age 10 must be accompanied by an adult.

If you attended Junior Book Club in the winter, please re-register for the spring session. Once you have registered once for the spring session, you will not have to re-register again until the summer session. 

To register, click the register button below.

    Location: CS Library lower level
   5:00 PM  -  5:45 PM Arts & Crafts - Shamrock Suncatchers  
    Contact: Miss Christy   (412) 563-4552   waltersc@einetwork.net
   

Join us for Arts & Crafts every Monday evening.

This week we will be making shamrock suncatchers with markers, construction paper, and coffee filters!

This class is appropriate for ages 3-15.

Children under age 10 must be accompanied by an adult.

To register, please click the button below.

 

    Location: CS Library lower level

Tuesday March 24, 2020
   3:30 PM  -  4:30 PM STEM Adventures - Osmo  
    Contact: Miss Christy   (412) 563-4552   waltersc@einetwork.net
   

Join us every Tuesday afternoon for STEM Adventures.

This week, we will be learning coding as well as money, math, map, music and more skills with the Osmo educational games program.

This class is appropriate for ages 6-14.

Children under 10 must be accompanied by an adult.

Registration is required and limited to 6 children to allow everyone to have a chance to play multiple games.

To register, click the button below.

    Location: CS Library lower level
   6:15 PM  -  6:45 PM Mathmagicians  
    Contact: Miss Christy   412-563-4552   waltersc@einetwork.net
   

Join us on the second and fourth Tuesday of the month for Mathmagicians!

Math is so much more than just solving equations. It comes into play in many games, tricks, brainteasers, and everyday life.

In Mathmagicians club we will learn math in the best way: without even knowing it's happening! Though games, puzzles and more we will build basic math skills and strategy each week and have fun along the way.

Mathmagicians is most appropriate for students in grades 1-8 (ages 6-14).

No registration is required for Mathmagicians. 

    Location: CS Library lower level
   7:00 PM  -  7:30 PM Brain Games  
    Contact: Miss Christy   412-563-4552   waltersc@einetwork.net
   

Join us on the 4th Tuesday of every month for Brain Games!

If you like solving tricky riddles, mastering mind-numbing puzzles, and putting your critical thinking skills to the test, you'll love brain games!

This club is most appropriate for ages 5-15.

No registration required.

    Location: CS Library lower level

Wednesday March 25, 2020
   3:30 PM  -  4:30 PM Free Play at the Library  
    Contact: Miss Christy   412-563-4552   waltersc@einetwork.net
   

Join us for Free Play at the library on the 1st and 3rd Wednesday of every month. 

Come play with our toys, stuffed animals, building blocks, and more in the Children's Room in the lower level of the library.

This event is for all ages, but children under age 10 must be accompanied by an adult.

No registration required. Drop in and out as you please during Free Play!

    Location: CS Library lower level
   5:00 PM  -  5:45 PM Famous Figures  
    Contact: Miss Christy   412-563-4552   waltersc@einetwork.net
   

Join us on the 4th Wednesday of every month for Famous Figures.

This class will allow you to explore, create, and collect. Learn about different famous figures from scientists, musicians, sports heroes, and more. After learning about a new person each week, we will do an activity based on his or her line of work through projects, games, and experiments.

For each Famous Figures session you attend, collected a trading card and add it to your famous figures binder, which you will receive the first time you attend. How many can you collect?

This club is most appropriate for ages 6-18.

Registration is encouraged. To register, click the button below.

    Location: CS Library lower level

Thursday March 26, 2020
   10:30 AM  -  11:00 AM Songs & Stories  
    Contact: Miss Christy   (412) 563-4552   waltersc@einetwork.net
   

Join us every Thursday for Songs & Stories at the library. 

Each week we will read a book, listen to music, and do other fun and exciting age-appropriate activities. 

Songs & Stories is designed for children ages birth-3. All children must be accompanied by an adult. 

Registration is no longer required for Songs & Stories, but we still hope to see you there!

    Location: CS Library lower level
   11:00 AM  -  11:30 AM Storytime Free Play (S&S)  
    Contact: Miss Christy   412-563-4552   waltersc@einetwork.net
   

After Songs & Stories, join us for Free Play!

Stick around and play with our toys, stuffed animals, building blocks, and more in the Children's Room.

No registration required. 

    Location: CS Library lower level
   11:30 AM  -  12:00 PM Read & Grow Stories  
    Contact: Miss Christy   (412) 563-4552   waltersc@einetwork.net
   

Join us every Thursday for Read & Grow Stories at the library. 

Each week we will read a book, listen to music, and do other fun and exciting age-appropriate activities. 

Read & Grow Stories is designed for children ages 3-5. All children must be accompanied by an adult. 

Registration is no longer required for Read & Grow Stories but we still hope to see you all there!

    Location: CS Library lower level
   12:00 PM  -  12:30 PM Storytime Free Play (R&G)  
    Contact: Miss Christy   412-563-4552   waltersc@einetwork.net
   

After Read & Grow Stories, join us for Free Play!

Stick around and play with our toys, stuffed animals, building blocks, and more in the Children's Room.

No registration required. 

    Location: CS Library lower level
   4:00 PM  -  4:30 PM Bookworm Buddies Storytime  
    Contact: Miss Christy   (412) 563-4552   waltersc@einetwork.net
   

Join us every Thursday for Bookworm Buddies Storytime at the library. 

Each week we will read a book, listen to music, and do other fun and exciting age-appropriate activities. 

Bookworm Buddies is designed for children ages 4-7. All children must be accompanied by an adult. 

Registration is no longer required for Bookworm Buddies Storytime but we still hope to see you all there!

    Location: CS Library lower level

Monday March 30, 2020
   2:45 PM  -  3:15 PM Sensory Centers  
    Contact: Miss Christy   412-563-4552   waltersc@einetwork.net
   

Join us every Monday for Sensory Centers.

Bring your child to the library to explore centers that help children use their senses, develop motor skills, and encourage child/caregiver bonding.

The centers will include toys, puzzles, crafts, and other manipulatives for hands-on play.

Sensory Centers is most appropriate for children ages birth-5. All children must be accompanied by a caregiver.

No registration required. Drop in and out as you please. 

Some sensory centers may include food items like rice, beans, or dough. Though registration is not required, if your child has any allergies please contact Miss Christy the day of sensory centers or the day before you plan to attend so that any potential hazards can be avoided.

    Location: CS Library lower level
   3:45 PM  -  4:45 PM Junior Book Club (Grades 3-8)  
    Contact: Miss Christy   412-563-4552   waltersc@einetwork.net
   

Join us for Junior Book Club every Monday afternoon.

In each class we will read a chapter of a book, engage in group discussion, and do fun, themed activities such as games, crafts, or other projects based on the book.

Junior Book Club is designed for students in grades 3-8 (ages 8-13). 

Children under age 10 must be accompanied by an adult.

If you attended Junior Book Club in the winter, please re-register for the spring session. Once you have registered once for the spring session, you will not have to re-register again until the summer session. 

To register, click the register button below.

    Location: CS Library lower level
   5:00 PM  -  5:45 PM Arts & Crafts - Color Your Own Frozen Squishy  
    Contact: Miss Christy   (412) 563-4552   waltersc@einetwork.net
   

Join us for Arts & Crafts every Monday evening.

This week we will be coloring our own squishies, characters from Disney's Frozen: Anna, Elsa, and Olaf!

This class is appropriate for ages 3-15.

Children under age 10 must be accompanied by an adult.

To register, please click the button below.

 

    Location: CS Library lower level

Tuesday March 31, 2020
   3:30 PM  -  4:30 PM STEM Adventures - Ozobots  
    Contact: Miss Christy   (412) 563-4552   waltersc@einetwork.net
   

Join us every Tuesday afternoon for STEM Adventures.

This week, we will be learning how to code in the real world and off the screen with Ozobots.

This class is appropriate for ages 8-15.

Children under 10 must be accompanied by an adult.

To register, click the button below.

    Location: CS Library lower level
   7:00 PM Books 'n Brews  
    Contact:    412-563-4552   
   

Looking to combine a pint with your prose? Come join the Books 'n Brews book club on Tuesday, November 26th at 7 p.m. at Spoonwood Brewing.

The book is TBD.

Appetizers are on the library! Spoonwood Brewing Company is located at 5981 Baptist Road.

    Location: Spoonwood Brewing Company
   7:00 PM  -  8:00 PM Stand Up, Be Counted Census Event  
    Contact: Miss Christy   412-563-4552   waltersc@einetwork.net
   

A census is taken in the United States every 10 years, and it is important for so many reasons for everyone to stand up and be counted. 

At our Stand Up, Be Counted event, children will learn the importance of being counted within the census, and all the important and interesting information old census records can tell them about their ancestors.

More information about this program will be released at a later date.

This event is for families. Registration is encouraged.

To register, click the button below.

    Location: CS Library lower level

Thursday April 2, 2020
   10:30 AM  -  11:00 AM Songs & Stories  
    Contact: Miss Christy   (412) 563-4552   waltersc@einetwork.net
   

Join us every Thursday for Songs & Stories at the library. 

Each week we will read a book, listen to music, and do other fun and exciting age-appropriate activities. 

Songs & Stories is designed for children ages birth-3. All children must be accompanied by an adult. 

Registration is no longer required for Songs & Stories, but we still hope to see you there!

    Location: CS Library lower level
   11:00 AM  -  11:30 AM Storytime Free Play (S&S)  
    Contact: Miss Christy   412-563-4552   waltersc@einetwork.net
   

After Songs & Stories, join us for Free Play!

Stick around and play with our toys, stuffed animals, building blocks, and more in the Children's Room.

No registration required. 

    Location: CS Library lower level
   11:30 AM  -  12:00 PM Read & Grow Stories  
    Contact: Miss Christy   (412) 563-4552   waltersc@einetwork.net
   

Join us every Thursday for Read & Grow Stories at the library. 

Each week we will read a book, listen to music, and do other fun and exciting age-appropriate activities. 

Read & Grow Stories is designed for children ages 3-5. All children must be accompanied by an adult. 

Registration is no longer required for Read & Grow Stories but we still hope to see you all there!

    Location: CS Library lower level
   12:00 PM  -  12:30 PM Storytime Free Play (R&G)  
    Contact: Miss Christy   412-563-4552   waltersc@einetwork.net
   

After Read & Grow Stories, join us for Free Play!

Stick around and play with our toys, stuffed animals, building blocks, and more in the Children's Room.

No registration required. 

    Location: CS Library lower level
   4:00 PM  -  4:30 PM Bookworm Buddies Storytime  
    Contact: Miss Christy   (412) 563-4552   waltersc@einetwork.net
   

Join us every Thursday for Bookworm Buddies Storytime at the library. 

Each week we will read a book, listen to music, and do other fun and exciting age-appropriate activities. 

Bookworm Buddies is designed for children ages 4-7. All children must be accompanied by an adult. 

Registration is no longer required for Bookworm Buddies Storytime but we still hope to see you all there!

    Location: CS Library lower level

Monday April 6, 2020
   2:45 PM  -  3:15 PM Sensory Centers  
    Contact: Miss Christy   412-563-4552   waltersc@einetwork.net
   

Join us every Monday for Sensory Centers.

Bring your child to the library to explore centers that help children use their senses, develop motor skills, and encourage child/caregiver bonding.

The centers will include toys, puzzles, crafts, and other manipulatives for hands-on play.

Sensory Centers is most appropriate for children ages birth-5. All children must be accompanied by a caregiver.

No registration required. Drop in and out as you please. 

Some sensory centers may include food items like rice, beans, or dough. Though registration is not required, if your child has any allergies please contact Miss Christy the day of sensory centers or the day before you plan to attend so that any potential hazards can be avoided.

    Location: CS Library lower level
   3:45 PM  -  4:45 PM Junior Book Club (Grades 3-8)  
    Contact: Miss Christy   412-563-4552   waltersc@einetwork.net
   

Join us for Junior Book Club every Monday afternoon.

In each class we will read a chapter of a book, engage in group discussion, and do fun, themed activities such as games, crafts, or other projects based on the book.

Junior Book Club is designed for students in grades 3-8 (ages 8-13). 

Children under age 10 must be accompanied by an adult.

If you attended Junior Book Club in the winter, please re-register for the spring session. Once you have registered once for the spring session, you will not have to re-register again until the summer session. 

To register, click the register button below.

    Location: CS Library lower level
   5:00 PM  -  5:45 PM Arts & Crafts - Open Art Night  
    Contact: Miss Christy   (412) 563-4552   waltersc@einetwork.net
   

Join us for Arts & Crafts every Monday evening.

The first Monday of every month is now Open Art Night! Use our supplies to make any creation your mind can imagine. We will also have some craft kits and small crafts prepared for anyone who likes more structure to their creativity.

Open Art Night is open to all ages, birth to 18.

Children under age 10 must be accompanied by an adult.

No registration is required for Open Art Night. Stop by anytime between 5:00 and 5:45 p.m. when it's convenient for you and stay as long as you like.

 

    Location: CS Library lower level

Tuesday April 7, 2020
   3:30 PM  -  4:30 PM STEM Adventures - Scratch Coding  
    Contact: Miss Christy   (412) 563-4552   waltersc@einetwork.net
   

Join us every Tuesday for STEM Adventures.

This week we will be exploring the world of coding with Scratch

This class is appropriate for children ages 8-16, and will meet upstairs in the library to use the children's computers.

Registration is required for this class, as we only have 6 computers available. If you register and find out you cannot attend, please email Miss Christy as soon as possible so she can remove you from the list and free up a spot for someone else!

Children under 10 must be accompanied by an adult.

To register, click the button below.

    Location: CS Library lower level
   7:00 PM  -  8:00 PM Easter Egg Decorating  
    Contact: Miss Christy   412-563-4552   waltersc@einetwork.net
   

Join us for Easter egg decorating at the library!

See just how creative you can get decorating your eggs. Choose from a variety of decorating options including traditional dye, crayons, markers, paint, and more.

Eggs will be hard-boiled prior to the event. 

This event is for families, and is most appropriate for children ages 3-15.

It is recommended that children with egg allergies do not attend this event.

Registration is required so enough eggs are provided. 

To register, click the button below.

    Location: CS Library lower level

Wednesday April 8, 2020
   3:30 PM  -  4:30 PM Free Play at the Library  
    Contact: Miss Christy   412-563-4552   waltersc@einetwork.net
   

Join us for Free Play at the library every Wednesday. 

Come play with our toys, stuffed animals, building blocks, board games, video games and more in the Children's Room in the lower level of the library.

This event is for all ages, but children under age 10 must be accompanied by an adult.

No registration required. Drop in and out as you please during Free Play!

    Location: CS Library lower level
   5:00 PM  -  5:45 PM Library LEGOLand  
    Contact: Miss Christy   412-563-4552   waltersc@einetwork.net
   

Join us on the 1st and 2nd Wednesday of the month for Library LEGOLand.

At each session we will use different building prompts and challenges to see just how many things we can do with LEGOs! We will be using the book 365 Things to Do with LEGO Bricks by Simon Hugo and Alice Finch to come up with some of our design ideas.

This club is most appropriate for children ages 4-18.

Registration is no longer required for LibraryLEGOland, just show up and build!

    Location: CS Library lower level

Thursday April 9, 2020
   10:30 AM  -  11:00 AM Songs & Stories  
    Contact: Miss Christy   (412) 563-4552   waltersc@einetwork.net
   

Join us every Thursday for Songs & Stories at the library. 

Each week we will read a book, listen to music, and do other fun and exciting age-appropriate activities. 

Songs & Stories is designed for children ages birth-3. All children must be accompanied by an adult. 

Registration is no longer required for Songs & Stories, but we still hope to see you there!

    Location: CS Library lower level
   11:00 AM  -  11:30 AM Storytime Free Play (S&S)  
    Contact: Miss Christy   412-563-4552   waltersc@einetwork.net
   

After Songs & Stories, join us for Free Play!

Stick around and play with our toys, stuffed animals, building blocks, and more in the Children's Room.

No registration required. 

    Location: CS Library lower level
   11:30 AM  -  12:00 PM Read & Grow Stories  
    Contact: Miss Christy   (412) 563-4552   waltersc@einetwork.net
   

Join us every Thursday for Read & Grow Stories at the library. 

Each week we will read a book, listen to music, and do other fun and exciting age-appropriate activities. 

Read & Grow Stories is designed for children ages 3-5. All children must be accompanied by an adult. 

Registration is no longer required for Read & Grow Stories but we still hope to see you all there!

    Location: CS Library lower level
   12:00 PM  -  12:30 PM Storytime Free Play (R&G)  
    Contact: Miss Christy   412-563-4552   waltersc@einetwork.net
   

After Read & Grow Stories, join us for Free Play!

Stick around and play with our toys, stuffed animals, building blocks, and more in the Children's Room.

No registration required. 

    Location: CS Library lower level
   4:00 PM  -  4:30 PM Bookworm Buddies Storytime  
    Contact: Miss Christy   (412) 563-4552   waltersc@einetwork.net
   

Join us every Thursday for Bookworm Buddies Storytime at the library. 

Each week we will read a book, listen to music, and do other fun and exciting age-appropriate activities. 

Bookworm Buddies is designed for children ages 4-7. All children must be accompanied by an adult. 

Registration is no longer required for Bookworm Buddies Storytime but we still hope to see you all there!

    Location: CS Library lower level

Monday April 13, 2020
   2:45 PM  -  3:15 PM Sensory Centers  
    Contact: Miss Christy   412-563-4552   waltersc@einetwork.net
   

Join us every Monday for Sensory Centers.

Bring your child to the library to explore centers that help children use their senses, develop motor skills, and encourage child/caregiver bonding.

The centers will include toys, puzzles, crafts, and other manipulatives for hands-on play.

Sensory Centers is most appropriate for children ages birth-5. All children must be accompanied by a caregiver.

No registration required. Drop in and out as you please. 

Some sensory centers may include food items like rice, beans, or dough. Though registration is not required, if your child has any allergies please contact Miss Christy the day of sensory centers or the day before you plan to attend so that any potential hazards can be avoided.

    Location: CS Library lower level
   3:45 PM  -  4:45 PM Junior Book Club (Grades 3-8)  
    Contact: Miss Christy   412-563-4552   waltersc@einetwork.net
   

Join us for Junior Book Club every Monday afternoon.

In each class we will read a chapter of a book, engage in group discussion, and do fun, themed activities such as games, crafts, or other projects based on the book.

Junior Book Club is designed for students in grades 3-8 (ages 8-13). 

Children under age 10 must be accompanied by an adult.

If you attended Junior Book Club in the winter, please re-register for the spring session. Once you have registered once for the spring session, you will not have to re-register again until the summer session. 

To register, click the register button below.

    Location: CS Library lower level
   5:00 PM  -  5:45 PM Arts & Crafts - Easter Egg Wreaths  
    Contact: Miss Christy   (412) 563-4552   waltersc@einetwork.net
   

Join us for Arts & Crafts every Monday evening.

This week we will be making easter egg wreaths out of colorful paper, paper plates, and ribbon!

This class is appropriate for ages 3-15.

Children under age 10 must be accompanied by an adult.

To register, please click the button below.

 

    Location: CS Library lower level

Tuesday April 14, 2020
   3:30 PM  -  4:30 PM STEM Adventures - Snap Circuits  
    Contact: Miss Christy   (412) 563-4552   waltersc@einetwork.net
   

Join us every Tuesday afternoon for STEM Adventures.

This week, we will be testing our knowledge of circuits by making projects with snap circuits and snap rover.

This class is appropriate for ages 8-18.

Children under 10 must be accompanied by an adult.

To register, click the button below.

    Location: CS Library lower level
   6:15 PM  -  6:45 PM Mathmagicians  
    Contact: Miss Christy   412-563-4552   waltersc@einetwork.net
   

Join us on the second and fourth Tuesday of the month for Mathmagicians!

Math is so much more than just solving equations. It comes into play in many games, tricks, brainteasers, and everyday life.

In Mathmagicians club we will learn math in the best way: without even knowing it's happening! Though games, puzzles and more we will build basic math skills and strategy each week and have fun along the way.

Mathmagicians is most appropriate for students in grades 1-8 (ages 6-14).

No registration is required for Mathmagicians. 

    Location: CS Library lower level
   7:00 PM  -  7:30 PM Mad Scientists  
    Contact: Miss Christy   412-563-4552   waltersc@einetwork.net
   

Join us on the second Tuesday of the Month for Mad Scientists!

Science can be fun and easy! In Mad Scientists, we will do quick hands-on experiments that show us the wonders of the world around us using chemistry, physics and other scientific principles.

Mad Scientists is most appropriate for kids ages 2-12. While the youngest members of the group may not be able to do the hands-on activities, they're welcome to join siblings and older children to watch and wonder as the experiments unfold.

Because Mad Scientist will include mostly group work, registration is not required. 

    Location: CS Library lower level

Wednesday April 15, 2020
   3:30 PM  -  4:30 PM Free Play at the Library  
    Contact: Miss Christy   412-563-4552   waltersc@einetwork.net
   

Join us for Free Play at the library every Wednesday. 

Come play with our toys, stuffed animals, building blocks, board games, video games and more in the Children's Room in the lower level of the library.

This event is for all ages, but children under age 10 must be accompanied by an adult.

No registration required. Drop in and out as you please during Free Play!

    Location: CS Library lower level
   5:00 PM  -  5:45 PM Jr. Writers Club  
    Contact: Miss Christy   (412) 563-4552   waltersc@einetwork.net
   

Join us on the 3rd Wednesday of the month for Jr. Writers Club.

Jr. Writers Club is designed for students in grades 3-8 (ages 9-14) of all skill levels and interests. Whether you're already a writer who is looking for a place to share your work, whether you have ideas bouncing around in your head but you don't know how to get them on paper, or you're more interested in the editing and publishing side of writing, you can do it all at Jr. Writers Club!

Jr. Writers Club is also a great place to get homework help for papers, essays, and other English and literature assignments.

Children under 10 must be accompanied by an adult.

Registration is encouraged, especially to learn about your writing interests. To register, click the button below.

    Location: CS Library lower level

Thursday April 16, 2020
   10:30 AM  -  11:00 AM Songs & Stories  
    Contact: Miss Christy   (412) 563-4552   waltersc@einetwork.net
   

Join us every Thursday for Songs & Stories at the library. 

Each week we will read a book, listen to music, and do other fun and exciting age-appropriate activities. 

Songs & Stories is designed for children ages birth-3. All children must be accompanied by an adult. 

Registration is no longer required for Songs & Stories, but we still hope to see you there!

    Location: CS Library lower level
   11:00 AM  -  11:30 AM Storytime Free Play (S&S)  
    Contact: Miss Christy   412-563-4552   waltersc@einetwork.net
   

After Songs & Stories, join us for Free Play!

Stick around and play with our toys, stuffed animals, building blocks, and more in the Children's Room.

No registration required. 

    Location: CS Library lower level
   11:30 AM  -  12:00 PM Read & Grow Stories  
    Contact: Miss Christy   (412) 563-4552   waltersc@einetwork.net
   

Join us every Thursday for Read & Grow Stories at the library. 

Each week we will read a book, listen to music, and do other fun and exciting age-appropriate activities. 

Read & Grow Stories is designed for children ages 3-5. All children must be accompanied by an adult. 

Registration is no longer required for Read & Grow Stories but we still hope to see you all there!

    Location: CS Library lower level
   12:00 PM  -  12:30 PM Storytime Free Play (R&G)  
    Contact: Miss Christy   412-563-4552   waltersc@einetwork.net
   

After Read & Grow Stories, join us for Free Play!

Stick around and play with our toys, stuffed animals, building blocks, and more in the Children's Room.

No registration required. 

    Location: CS Library lower level
   4:00 PM  -  4:30 PM Bookworm Buddies Storytime  
    Contact: Miss Christy   (412) 563-4552   waltersc@einetwork.net
   

Join us every Thursday for Bookworm Buddies Storytime at the library. 

Each week we will read a book, listen to music, and do other fun and exciting age-appropriate activities. 

Bookworm Buddies is designed for children ages 4-7. All children must be accompanied by an adult. 

Registration is no longer required for Bookworm Buddies Storytime but we still hope to see you all there!

    Location: CS Library lower level

Monday April 20, 2020
   2:45 PM  -  3:15 PM Sensory Centers  
    Contact: Miss Christy   412-563-4552   waltersc@einetwork.net
   

Join us every Monday for Sensory Centers.

Bring your child to the library to explore centers that help children use their senses, develop motor skills, and encourage child/caregiver bonding.

The centers will include toys, puzzles, crafts, and other manipulatives for hands-on play.

Sensory Centers is most appropriate for children ages birth-5. All children must be accompanied by a caregiver.

No registration required. Drop in and out as you please. 

Some sensory centers may include food items like rice, beans, or dough. Though registration is not required, if your child has any allergies please contact Miss Christy the day of sensory centers or the day before you plan to attend so that any potential hazards can be avoided.

    Location: CS Library lower level
   3:45 PM  -  4:45 PM Junior Book Club (Grades 3-8)  
    Contact: Miss Christy   412-563-4552   waltersc@einetwork.net
   

Join us for Junior Book Club every Monday afternoon.

In each class we will read a chapter of a book, engage in group discussion, and do fun, themed activities such as games, crafts, or other projects based on the book.

Junior Book Club is designed for students in grades 3-8 (ages 8-13). 

Children under age 10 must be accompanied by an adult.

If you attended Junior Book Club in the winter, please re-register for the spring session. Once you have registered once for the spring session, you will not have to re-register again until the summer session. 

To register, click the register button below.

    Location: CS Library lower level
   5:00 PM  -  5:45 PM Arts & Crafts - Pipecleaner Butterflies  
    Contact: Miss Christy   (412) 563-4552   waltersc@einetwork.net
   

Join us for Arts & Crafts every Monday evening.

This week we will be making pipecleaner butterflies!

This class is appropriate for ages 5-18.

Children under age 10 must be accompanied by an adult.

To register, please click the button below.

 

    Location: CS Library lower level

Tuesday April 21, 2020
   3:30 PM  -  4:30 PM STEM Adventures - Open Tech  
    Contact: Miss Christy   412-563-4552   waltersc@einetwork.net
   

Join us for STEM Adventures every Tuesday afternoon.

The third Tuesday of every month is now Open Tech! You choose the fun, from Dash & Dot robots, coding with Scratch on the laptop, Code-A-Pillar and more. 

Open Art Night is open to all children 2-18, as each piece of equipment is appropriate for different age levels.

Children under age 10 must be accompanied by an adult.

No registration is required for Open Tech. Stop by anytime between 3:30 and 4:30 p.m. when it's convenient for you and stay as long as you like.


Wednesday April 22, 2020
   3:30 PM  -  4:30 PM Free Play at the Library  
    Contact: Miss Christy   412-563-4552   waltersc@einetwork.net
   

Join us for Free Play at the library every Wednesday. 

Come play with our toys, stuffed animals, building blocks, board games, video games and more in the Children's Room in the lower level of the library.

This event is for all ages, but children under age 10 must be accompanied by an adult.

No registration required. Drop in and out as you please during Free Play!

    Location: CS Library lower level
   5:00 PM  -  5:45 PM Famous Figures  
    Contact: Miss Christy   412-563-4552   waltersc@einetwork.net
   

Join us on the 4th Wednesday of every month for Famous Figures.

This class will allow you to explore, create, and collect. Learn about different famous figures from scientists, musicians, sports heroes, and more. After learning about a new person each week, we will do an activity based on his or her line of work through projects, games, and experiments.

For each Famous Figures session you attend, collected a trading card and add it to your famous figures binder, which you will receive the first time you attend. How many can you collect?

This club is most appropriate for ages 6-18.

Registration is encouraged. To register, click the button below.

    Location: CS Library lower level

Thursday April 23, 2020
   10:30 AM  -  11:00 AM Songs & Stories  
    Contact: Miss Christy   (412) 563-4552   waltersc@einetwork.net
   

Join us every Thursday for Songs & Stories at the library. 

Each week we will read a book, listen to music, and do other fun and exciting age-appropriate activities. 

Songs & Stories is designed for children ages birth-3. All children must be accompanied by an adult. 

Registration is no longer required for Songs & Stories, but we still hope to see you there!

    Location: CS Library lower level
   11:00 AM  -  11:30 AM Storytime Free Play (S&S)  
    Contact: Miss Christy   412-563-4552   waltersc@einetwork.net
   

After Songs & Stories, join us for Free Play!

Stick around and play with our toys, stuffed animals, building blocks, and more in the Children's Room.

No registration required. 

    Location: CS Library lower level
   11:30 AM  -  12:00 PM Read & Grow Stories  
    Contact: Miss Christy   (412) 563-4552   waltersc@einetwork.net
   

Join us every Thursday for Read & Grow Stories at the library. 

Each week we will read a book, listen to music, and do other fun and exciting age-appropriate activities. 

Read & Grow Stories is designed for children ages 3-5. All children must be accompanied by an adult. 

Registration is no longer required for Read & Grow Stories but we still hope to see you all there!

    Location: CS Library lower level
   12:00 PM  -  12:30 PM Storytime Free Play (R&G)  
    Contact: Miss Christy   412-563-4552   waltersc@einetwork.net
   

After Read & Grow Stories, join us for Free Play!

Stick around and play with our toys, stuffed animals, building blocks, and more in the Children's Room.

No registration required. 

    Location: CS Library lower level
   4:00 PM  -  4:30 PM Bookworm Buddies Storytime  
    Contact: Miss Christy   (412) 563-4552   waltersc@einetwork.net
   

Join us every Thursday for Bookworm Buddies Storytime at the library. 

Each week we will read a book, listen to music, and do other fun and exciting age-appropriate activities. 

Bookworm Buddies is designed for children ages 4-7. All children must be accompanied by an adult. 

Registration is no longer required for Bookworm Buddies Storytime but we still hope to see you all there!

    Location: CS Library lower level

Monday April 27, 2020
   2:45 PM  -  3:15 PM Sensory Centers  
    Contact: Miss Christy   412-563-4552   waltersc@einetwork.net
   

Join us every Monday for Sensory Centers.

Bring your child to the library to explore centers that help children use their senses, develop motor skills, and encourage child/caregiver bonding.

The centers will include toys, puzzles, crafts, and other manipulatives for hands-on play.

Sensory Centers is most appropriate for children ages birth-5. All children must be accompanied by a caregiver.

No registration required. Drop in and out as you please. 

Some sensory centers may include food items like rice, beans, or dough. Though registration is not required, if your child has any allergies please contact Miss Christy the day of sensory centers or the day before you plan to attend so that any potential hazards can be avoided.

    Location: CS Library lower level
   3:45 PM  -  4:45 PM Junior Book Club (Grades 3-8)  
    Contact: Miss Christy   412-563-4552   waltersc@einetwork.net
   

Join us for Junior Book Club every Monday afternoon.

In each class we will read a chapter of a book, engage in group discussion, and do fun, themed activities such as games, crafts, or other projects based on the book.

Junior Book Club is designed for students in grades 3-8 (ages 8-13). 

Children under age 10 must be accompanied by an adult.

If you attended Junior Book Club in the winter, please re-register for the spring session. Once you have registered once for the spring session, you will not have to re-register again until the summer session. 

To register, click the register button below.

    Location: CS Library lower level
   5:00 PM  -  5:45 PM Arts & Crafts - Makey Makey Instruments  
    Contact: Miss Christy   (412) 563-4552   waltersc@einetwork.net
   

Join us for Arts & Crafts every Monday evening.

This week we will be making instruments out of cardboard and conductive materials like copper tape and paper fasteners to make instruments that we can play using Scratch Code and Makey Makey! Then come back on Tuesday for STEM Adventures to learn how to "wire" your instruments and make them play!

This class is appropriate for ages 10-18.

To register, please click the button below.

 

    Location: CS Library lower level

Tuesday April 28, 2020
   3:30 PM  -  4:30 PM STEM Adventures - Makey Makey and Scratch Instruments  
    Contact: Miss Christy   (412) 563-4552   waltersc@einetwork.net
   

Join us every Tuesday afternoon for STEM Adventures.

This week, we will be using the cardboard and conductive material instruments we made on Monday in Arts & Crafts and bringing them to life with Scratch Code and Makey Makey!

This class is appropriate for ages 10-18.

To register, click the button below.

    Location: CS Library lower level

Wednesday April 29, 2020
   3:30 PM  -  4:30 PM Free Play at the Library  
    Contact: Miss Christy   412-563-4552   waltersc@einetwork.net
   

Join us for Free Play at the library every Wednesday. 

Come play with our toys, stuffed animals, building blocks, board games, video games and more in the Children's Room in the lower level of the library.

This event is for all ages, but children under age 10 must be accompanied by an adult.

No registration required. Drop in and out as you please during Free Play!

    Location: CS Library lower level

Thursday April 30, 2020
   10:30 AM  -  11:00 AM Songs & Stories  
    Contact: Miss Christy   (412) 563-4552   waltersc@einetwork.net
   

Join us every Thursday for Songs & Stories at the library. 

Each week we will read a book, listen to music, and do other fun and exciting age-appropriate activities. 

Songs & Stories is designed for children ages birth-3. All children must be accompanied by an adult. 

Registration is no longer required for Songs & Stories, but we still hope to see you there!

    Location: CS Library lower level
   11:00 AM  -  11:30 AM Storytime Free Play (S&S)  
    Contact: Miss Christy   412-563-4552   waltersc@einetwork.net
   

After Songs & Stories, join us for Free Play!

Stick around and play with our toys, stuffed animals, building blocks, and more in the Children's Room.

No registration required. 

    Location: CS Library lower level
   11:30 AM  -  12:00 PM Read & Grow Stories  
    Contact: Miss Christy   (412) 563-4552   waltersc@einetwork.net
   

Join us every Thursday for Read & Grow Stories at the library. 

Each week we will read a book, listen to music, and do other fun and exciting age-appropriate activities. 

Read & Grow Stories is designed for children ages 3-5. All children must be accompanied by an adult. 

Registration is no longer required for Read & Grow Stories but we still hope to see you all there!

    Location: CS Library lower level
   12:00 PM  -  12:30 PM Storytime Free Play (R&G)  
    Contact: Miss Christy   412-563-4552   waltersc@einetwork.net
   

After Read & Grow Stories, join us for Free Play!

Stick around and play with our toys, stuffed animals, building blocks, and more in the Children's Room.

No registration required. 

    Location: CS Library lower level
   4:00 PM  -  4:30 PM Bookworm Buddies Storytime  
    Contact: Miss Christy   (412) 563-4552   waltersc@einetwork.net
   

Join us every Thursday for Bookworm Buddies Storytime at the library. 

Each week we will read a book, listen to music, and do other fun and exciting age-appropriate activities. 

Bookworm Buddies is designed for children ages 4-7. All children must be accompanied by an adult. 

Registration is no longer required for Bookworm Buddies Storytime but we still hope to see you all there!

    Location: CS Library lower level

Monday May 4, 2020
   2:45 PM  -  3:15 PM Sensory Centers  
    Contact: Miss Christy   412-563-4552   waltersc@einetwork.net
   

Join us every Monday for Sensory Centers.

Bring your child to the library to explore centers that help children use their senses, develop motor skills, and encourage child/caregiver bonding.

The centers will include toys, puzzles, crafts, and other manipulatives for hands-on play.

Sensory Centers is most appropriate for children ages birth-5. All children must be accompanied by a caregiver.

No registration required. Drop in and out as you please. 

Some sensory centers may include food items like rice, beans, or dough. Though registration is not required, if your child has any allergies please contact Miss Christy the day of sensory centers or the day before you plan to attend so that any potential hazards can be avoided.

    Location: CS Library lower level
   3:45 PM  -  4:45 PM Junior Book Club (Grades 3-8)  
    Contact: Miss Christy   412-563-4552   waltersc@einetwork.net
   

Join us for Junior Book Club every Monday afternoon.

In each class we will read a chapter of a book, engage in group discussion, and do fun, themed activities such as games, crafts, or other projects based on the book.

Junior Book Club is designed for students in grades 3-8 (ages 8-13). 

Children under age 10 must be accompanied by an adult.

If you attended Junior Book Club in the winter, please re-register for the spring session. Once you have registered once for the spring session, you will not have to re-register again until the summer session. 

To register, click the register button below.

    Location: CS Library lower level
   5:00 PM  -  5:45 PM Arts & Crafts - Open Art Night  
    Contact: Miss Christy   (412) 563-4552   waltersc@einetwork.net
   

Join us for Arts & Crafts every Monday evening.

The first Monday of every month is now Open Art Night! Use our supplies to make any creation your mind can imagine. We will also have some craft kits and small crafts prepared for anyone who likes more structure to their creativity.

Open Art Night is open to all ages, birth to 18.

Children under age 10 must be accompanied by an adult.

No registration is required for Open Art Night. Stop by anytime between 5:00 and 5:45 p.m. when it's convenient for you and stay as long as you like.

 

    Location: CS Library lower level

Tuesday May 5, 2020
   3:30 PM  -  4:30 PM STEM Adventures - Newspaper Buildings  
    Contact: Miss Christy   (412) 563-4552   waltersc@einetwork.net
   

Join us every Tuesday afternoon for STEM Adventures.

This week, we will discover which individual or group can build the strongest structure out of nothing but newspapers and tape! 

This class is appropriate for ages 8-18.

Children under 10 must be accompanied by an adult.

To register, click the button below.

    Location: CS Library lower level
   6:15 PM  -  6:45 PM Mathmagicians  
    Contact: Miss Christy   412-563-4552   waltersc@einetwork.net
   

Mathmagicians is happening on the first Tuesday of the month in May to give extra time for a special STEM Adventures class next week.

Math is so much more than just solving equations. It comes into play in many games, tricks, brainteasers, and everyday life.

In Mathmagicians club we will learn math in the best way: without even knowing it's happening! Though games, puzzles and more we will build basic math skills and strategy each week and have fun along the way.

Mathmagicians is most appropriate for students in grades 1-8 (ages 6-14).

No registration is required for Mathmagicians. 

    Location: CS Library lower level
   7:00 PM  -  7:30 PM Mad Scientists  
    Contact: Miss Christy   412-563-4552   waltersc@einetwork.net
   

Mad Scientists is happening on the first Tuesday of the month in May to give extra time for a special STEM Adventures class next week.

Science can be fun and easy! In Mad Scientists, we will do quick hands-on experiments that show us the wonders of the world around us using chemistry, physics and other scientific principles.

Mad Scientists is most appropriate for kids ages 2-12. While the youngest members of the group may not be able to do the hands-on activities, they're welcome to join siblings and older children to watch and wonder as the experiments unfold.

Because Mad Scientist will include mostly group work, registration is not required. 

    Location: CS Library lower level

Wednesday May 6, 2020
   3:30 PM  -  4:30 PM Free Play at the Library  
    Contact: Miss Christy   412-563-4552   waltersc@einetwork.net
   

Join us for Free Play at the library every Wednesday. 

Come play with our toys, stuffed animals, building blocks, board games, video games and more in the Children's Room in the lower level of the library.

This event is for all ages, but children under age 10 must be accompanied by an adult.

No registration required. Drop in and out as you please during Free Play!

    Location: CS Library lower level
   5:00 PM  -  5:45 PM Library LEGOLand  
    Contact: Miss Christy   412-563-4552   waltersc@einetwork.net
   

Join us on the 1st and 2nd Wednesday of the month for Library LEGOLand.

At each session we will use different building prompts and challenges to see just how many things we can do with LEGOs! We will be using the book 365 Things to Do with LEGO Bricks by Simon Hugo and Alice Finch to come up with some of our design ideas.

This club is most appropriate for children ages 4-18.

Registration is no longer required for LibraryLEGOland, just show up and build!

    Location: CS Library lower level

Thursday May 7, 2020
   10:30 AM  -  11:00 AM Songs & Stories  
    Contact: Miss Christy   (412) 563-4552   waltersc@einetwork.net
   

Join us every Thursday for Songs & Stories at the library. 

Each week we will read a book, listen to music, and do other fun and exciting age-appropriate activities. 

Songs & Stories is designed for children ages birth-3. All children must be accompanied by an adult. 

Registration is no longer required for Songs & Stories, but we still hope to see you there!

    Location: CS Library lower level
   11:00 AM  -  11:30 AM Storytime Free Play (S&S)  
    Contact: Miss Christy   412-563-4552   waltersc@einetwork.net
   

After Songs & Stories, join us for Free Play!

Stick around and play with our toys, stuffed animals, building blocks, and more in the Children's Room.

No registration required. 

    Location: CS Library lower level
   11:30 AM  -  12:00 PM Read & Grow Stories  
    Contact: Miss Christy   (412) 563-4552   waltersc@einetwork.net
   

Join us every Thursday for Read & Grow Stories at the library. 

Each week we will read a book, listen to music, and do other fun and exciting age-appropriate activities. 

Read & Grow Stories is designed for children ages 3-5. All children must be accompanied by an adult. 

Registration is no longer required for Read & Grow Stories but we still hope to see you all there!

    Location: CS Library lower level
   12:00 PM  -  12:30 PM Storytime Free Play (R&G)  
    Contact: Miss Christy   412-563-4552   waltersc@einetwork.net
   

After Read & Grow Stories, join us for Free Play!

Stick around and play with our toys, stuffed animals, building blocks, and more in the Children's Room.

No registration required. 

    Location: CS Library lower level
   4:00 PM  -  4:30 PM Bookworm Buddies Storytime  
    Contact: Miss Christy   (412) 563-4552   waltersc@einetwork.net
   

Join us every Thursday for Bookworm Buddies Storytime at the library. 

Each week we will read a book, listen to music, and do other fun and exciting age-appropriate activities. 

Bookworm Buddies is designed for children ages 4-7. All children must be accompanied by an adult. 

Registration is no longer required for Bookworm Buddies Storytime but we still hope to see you all there!

    Location: CS Library lower level

Monday May 11, 2020
   3:45 PM  -  4:45 PM Junior Book Club (Grades 3-8)  
    Contact: Miss Christy   412-563-4552   waltersc@einetwork.net
   

Join us for Junior Book Club every Monday afternoon.

In each class we will read a chapter of a book, engage in group discussion, and do fun, themed activities such as games, crafts, or other projects based on the book.

Junior Book Club is designed for students in grades 3-8 (ages 8-13). 

Children under age 10 must be accompanied by an adult.

If you attended Junior Book Club in the winter, please re-register for the spring session. Once you have registered once for the spring session, you will not have to re-register again until the summer session. 

To register, click the register button below.

    Location: CS Library lower level

Tuesday May 12, 2020
   3:30 PM  -  5:30 PM STEM Adventures - DIY Derby Racers  
    Contact: Miss Christy   (412) 563-4552   waltersc@einetwork.net
   

Join us every Tuesday afternoon for STEM Adventures.

This week, in an extended STEM Adventures class, we will be building and racing our very own derby racers! In the first hour, we will build our cars out of household materials, and in the second hour we will have a tournament and see which car will be crowned the winner of the first annual Castle Shannon DIY Derby!

This class is appropriate for ages 8-15.

Children under 10 must be accompanied by an adult.

Registration is required for this event to ensure there are enough available materials. Children are also welcome to bring their own materials from home.

This event is limited to 40 people to ensure that we have enough time to complete all races in the second hour.

To register, click the button below.

    Location: CS Library lower level

Wednesday May 13, 2020
   3:30 PM  -  4:30 PM Free Play at the Library  
    Contact: Miss Christy   412-563-4552   waltersc@einetwork.net
   

Join us for Free Play at the library every Wednesday. 

Come play with our toys, stuffed animals, building blocks, board games, video games and more in the Children's Room in the lower level of the library.

This event is for all ages, but children under age 10 must be accompanied by an adult.

No registration required. Drop in and out as you please during Free Play!

    Location: CS Library lower level
   5:00 PM  -  5:45 PM Library LEGOLand  
    Contact: Miss Christy   412-563-4552   waltersc@einetwork.net
   

Join us on the 1st and 2nd Wednesday of the month for Library LEGOLand.

At each session we will use different building prompts and challenges to see just how many things we can do with LEGOs! We will be using the book 365 Things to Do with LEGO Bricks by Simon Hugo and Alice Finch to come up with some of our design ideas.

This club is most appropriate for children ages 4-18.

Registration is no longer required for LibraryLEGOland, just show up and build!

    Location: CS Library lower level

Thursday May 14, 2020
   10:30 AM  -  11:00 AM Songs & Stories  
    Contact: Miss Christy   (412) 563-4552   waltersc@einetwork.net
   

Join us every Thursday for Songs & Stories at the library. 

Each week we will read a book, listen to music, and do other fun and exciting age-appropriate activities. 

Songs & Stories is designed for children ages birth-3. All children must be accompanied by an adult. 

Registration is no longer required for Songs & Stories, but we still hope to see you there!

    Location: CS Library lower level
   11:00 AM  -  11:30 AM Storytime Free Play (S&S)  
    Contact: Miss Christy   412-563-4552   waltersc@einetwork.net
   

After Songs & Stories, join us for Free Play!

Stick around and play with our toys, stuffed animals, building blocks, and more in the Children's Room.

No registration required. 

    Location: CS Library lower level
   11:30 AM  -  12:00 PM Read & Grow Stories  
    Contact: Miss Christy   (412) 563-4552   waltersc@einetwork.net
   

Join us every Thursday for Read & Grow Stories at the library. 

Each week we will read a book, listen to music, and do other fun and exciting age-appropriate activities. 

Read & Grow Stories is designed for children ages 3-5. All children must be accompanied by an adult. 

Registration is no longer required for Read & Grow Stories but we still hope to see you all there!

    Location: CS Library lower level
   12:00 PM  -  12:30 PM Storytime Free Play (R&G)  
    Contact: Miss Christy   412-563-4552   waltersc@einetwork.net
   

After Read & Grow Stories, join us for Free Play!

Stick around and play with our toys, stuffed animals, building blocks, and more in the Children's Room.

No registration required. 

    Location: CS Library lower level
   4:00 PM  -  4:30 PM Bookworm Buddies Storytime  
    Contact: Miss Christy   (412) 563-4552   waltersc@einetwork.net
   

Join us every Thursday for Bookworm Buddies Storytime at the library. 

Each week we will read a book, listen to music, and do other fun and exciting age-appropriate activities. 

Bookworm Buddies is designed for children ages 4-7. All children must be accompanied by an adult. 

Registration is no longer required for Bookworm Buddies Storytime but we still hope to see you all there!

    Location: CS Library lower level

Monday May 18, 2020
   2:45 PM  -  3:15 PM Sensory Centers  
    Contact: Miss Christy   412-563-4552   waltersc@einetwork.net
   

Join us every Monday for Sensory Centers.

Bring your child to the library to explore centers that help children use their senses, develop motor skills, and encourage child/caregiver bonding.

The centers will include toys, puzzles, crafts, and other manipulatives for hands-on play.

Sensory Centers is most appropriate for children ages birth-5. All children must be accompanied by a caregiver.

No registration required. Drop in and out as you please. 

Some sensory centers may include food items like rice, beans, or dough. Though registration is not required, if your child has any allergies please contact Miss Christy the day of sensory centers or the day before you plan to attend so that any potential hazards can be avoided.

    Location: CS Library lower level
   3:45 PM  -  4:45 PM Junior Book Club (Grades 3-8)  
    Contact: Miss Christy   412-563-4552   waltersc@einetwork.net
   

Join us for Junior Book Club every Monday afternoon.

In each class we will read a chapter of a book, engage in group discussion, and do fun, themed activities such as games, crafts, or other projects based on the book.

Junior Book Club is designed for students in grades 3-8 (ages 8-13). 

Children under age 10 must be accompanied by an adult.

If you attended Junior Book Club in the winter, please re-register for the spring session. Once you have registered once for the spring session, you will not have to re-register again until the summer session. 

To register, click the register button below.

    Location: CS Library lower level
   5:00 PM  -  5:45 PM Arts & Crafts - Bead Lizards  
    Contact: Miss Christy   (412) 563-4552   waltersc@einetwork.net
   

Join us for Arts & Crafts every Monday evening.

This week we will be making bead lizards that can easily be turned into keychains or jewlery!

This class is appropriate for ages 5-12.

Children under age 10 must be accompanied by an adult.

To register, please click the button below.

 

    Location: CS Library lower level

Tuesday May 19, 2020
   3:30 PM  -  4:30 PM STEM Adventures - Open Tech  
    Contact: Miss Christy   412-563-4552   waltersc@einetwork.net
   

Join us for STEM Adventures every Tuesday afternoon.

The third Tuesday of every month is now Open Tech! You choose the fun, from Dash & Dot robots, coding with Scratch on the laptop, Code-A-Pillar and more. 

Open Art Night is open to all children 2-18, as each piece of equipment is appropriate for different age levels.

Children under age 10 must be accompanied by an adult.

No registration is required for Open Tech. Stop by anytime between 3:30 and 4:30 p.m. when it's convenient for you and stay as long as you like.

   6:30 PM  -  8:30 PM Tail Wagging Tutors  
    Contact: Miss Christy   (412) 563-4552   waltersc@einetwork.net
   

Join us for Tail Wagging Tutors at the library!

Get practice reading aloud and get to meet some cute therapy dogs at the same time!

All dogs in attendance are licensed therapy dogs through Theraphy Dogs International Chapter 207 of Pittsburgh.

This program is ideally for children ages 5-10, however children younger than five that are already reading on their own, or children older than 10 that need extra practice reading are welcome to attend.

Because live animals will be present at this event we ask that all children, regardless of age, are accompanied by a caregiver who is 18 or older.

Registration is required for this event and is limited to 12 kids.

To register, click the button below.

    Location: CS Library lower level

Wednesday May 20, 2020
   3:30 PM  -  4:30 PM Free Play at the Library  
    Contact: Miss Christy   412-563-4552   waltersc@einetwork.net
   

Join us for Free Play at the library every Wednesday. 

Come play with our toys, stuffed animals, building blocks, board games, video games and more in the Children's Room in the lower level of the library.

This event is for all ages, but children under age 10 must be accompanied by an adult.

No registration required. Drop in and out as you please during Free Play!

    Location: CS Library lower level
   5:00 PM  -  5:45 PM Jr. Writers Club  
    Contact: Miss Christy   (412) 563-4552   waltersc@einetwork.net
   

Join us on the 3rd Wednesday of the month for Jr. Writers Club.

Jr. Writers Club is designed for students in grades 3-8 (ages 9-14) of all skill levels and interests. Whether you're already a writer who is looking for a place to share your work, whether you have ideas bouncing around in your head but you don't know how to get them on paper, or you're more interested in the editing and publishing side of writing, you can do it all at Jr. Writers Club!

Jr. Writers Club is also a great place to get homework help for papers, essays, and other English and literature assignments.

Children under 10 must be accompanied by an adult.

Registration is encouraged, especially to learn about your writing interests. To register, click the button below.

    Location: CS Library lower level

Thursday May 21, 2020
   10:30 AM  -  11:00 AM Songs & Stories  
    Contact: Miss Christy   (412) 563-4552   waltersc@einetwork.net
   

Join us every Thursday for Songs & Stories at the library. 

Each week we will read a book, listen to music, and do other fun and exciting age-appropriate activities. 

Songs & Stories is designed for children ages birth-3. All children must be accompanied by an adult. 

Registration is no longer required for Songs & Stories, but we still hope to see you there!

    Location: CS Library lower level
   11:00 AM  -  11:30 AM Storytime Free Play (S&S)  
    Contact: Miss Christy   412-563-4552   waltersc@einetwork.net
   

After Songs & Stories, join us for Free Play!

Stick around and play with our toys, stuffed animals, building blocks, and more in the Children's Room.

No registration required. 

    Location: CS Library lower level
   11:30 AM  -  12:00 PM Read & Grow Stories  
    Contact: Miss Christy   (412) 563-4552   waltersc@einetwork.net
   

Join us every Thursday for Read & Grow Stories at the library. 

Each week we will read a book, listen to music, and do other fun and exciting age-appropriate activities. 

Read & Grow Stories is designed for children ages 3-5. All children must be accompanied by an adult. 

Registration is no longer required for Read & Grow Stories but we still hope to see you all there!

    Location: CS Library lower level
   12:00 PM  -  12:30 PM Storytime Free Play (R&G)  
    Contact: Miss Christy   412-563-4552   waltersc@einetwork.net
   

After Read & Grow Stories, join us for Free Play!

Stick around and play with our toys, stuffed animals, building blocks, and more in the Children's Room.

No registration required. 

    Location: CS Library lower level
   4:00 PM  -  4:30 PM Bookworm Buddies Storytime  
    Contact: Miss Christy   (412) 563-4552   waltersc@einetwork.net
   

Join us every Thursday for Bookworm Buddies Storytime at the library. 

Each week we will read a book, listen to music, and do other fun and exciting age-appropriate activities. 

Bookworm Buddies is designed for children ages 4-7. All children must be accompanied by an adult. 

Registration is no longer required for Bookworm Buddies Storytime but we still hope to see you all there!

    Location: CS Library lower level

Tuesday May 26, 2020
   3:30 PM  -  4:30 PM STEM Adventures - Saving Sam  
    Contact: Miss Christy   (412) 563-4552   waltersc@einetwork.net
   

Join us every Tuesday afternoon for STEM Adventures.

This week, we have to help Sam the snake get off his "desert island" using only a few tools. Are you up for the challenge?

This class is appropriate for ages 7-12.

Children under 10 must be accompanied by an adult.

To register, click the button below.

    Location: CS Library lower level
   6:15 PM  -  6:45 PM Mathmagicians  
    Contact: Miss Christy   412-563-4552   waltersc@einetwork.net
   

Join us on the second and fourth Tuesday of the month for Mathmagicians!

Math is so much more than just solving equations. It comes into play in many games, tricks, brainteasers, and everyday life.

In Mathmagicians club we will learn math in the best way: without even knowing it's happening! Though games, puzzles and more we will build basic math skills and strategy each week and have fun along the way.

Mathmagicians is most appropriate for students in grades 1-8 (ages 6-14).

No registration is required for Mathmagicians. 

    Location: CS Library lower level
   7:00 PM  -  7:30 PM Brain Games  
    Contact: Miss Christy   412-563-4552   waltersc@einetwork.net
   

Join us on the 4th Tuesday of every month for Brain Games!

If you like solving tricky riddles, mastering mind-numbing puzzles, and putting your critical thinking skills to the test, you'll love brain games!

This club is most appropriate for ages 5-15.

No registration required.

    Location: CS Library lower level

Wednesday May 27, 2020
   3:30 PM  -  4:30 PM Free Play at the Library  
    Contact: Miss Christy   412-563-4552   waltersc@einetwork.net
   

Join us for Free Play at the library every Wednesday. 

Come play with our toys, stuffed animals, building blocks, board games, video games and more in the Children's Room in the lower level of the library.

This event is for all ages, but children under age 10 must be accompanied by an adult.

No registration required. Drop in and out as you please during Free Play!

    Location: CS Library lower level
   5:00 PM  -  5:45 PM Famous Figures  
    Contact: Miss Christy   412-563-4552   waltersc@einetwork.net
   

Join us on the 4th Wednesday of every month for Famous Figures.

This class will allow you to explore, create, and collect. Learn about different famous figures from scientists, musicians, sports heroes, and more. After learning about a new person each week, we will do an activity based on his or her line of work through projects, games, and experiments.

For each Famous Figures session you attend, collected a trading card and add it to your famous figures binder, which you will receive the first time you attend. How many can you collect?

This club is most appropriate for ages 6-18.

Registration is encouraged. To register, click the button below.

    Location: CS Library lower level

Thursday May 28, 2020
   10:30 AM  -  11:00 AM Songs & Stories  
    Contact: Miss Christy   (412) 563-4552   waltersc@einetwork.net
   

Join us every Thursday for Songs & Stories at the library. 

Each week we will read a book, listen to music, and do other fun and exciting age-appropriate activities. 

Songs & Stories is designed for children ages birth-3. All children must be accompanied by an adult. 

Registration is no longer required for Songs & Stories, but we still hope to see you there!

    Location: CS Library lower level
   11:00 AM  -  11:30 AM Storytime Free Play (S&S)  
    Contact: Miss Christy   412-563-4552   waltersc@einetwork.net
   

After Songs & Stories, join us for Free Play!

Stick around and play with our toys, stuffed animals, building blocks, and more in the Children's Room.

No registration required. 

    Location: CS Library lower level
   11:30 AM  -  12:00 PM Read & Grow Stories  
    Contact: Miss Christy   (412) 563-4552   waltersc@einetwork.net
   

Join us every Thursday for Read & Grow Stories at the library. 

Each week we will read a book, listen to music, and do other fun and exciting age-appropriate activities. 

Read & Grow Stories is designed for children ages 3-5. All children must be accompanied by an adult. 

Registration is no longer required for Read & Grow Stories but we still hope to see you all there!

    Location: CS Library lower level
   12:00 PM  -  12:30 PM Storytime Free Play (R&G)  
    Contact: Miss Christy   412-563-4552   waltersc@einetwork.net
   

After Read & Grow Stories, join us for Free Play!

Stick around and play with our toys, stuffed animals, building blocks, and more in the Children's Room.

No registration required. 

    Location: CS Library lower level
   4:00 PM  -  4:30 PM Bookworm Buddies Storytime  
    Contact: Miss Christy   (412) 563-4552   waltersc@einetwork.net
   

Join us every Thursday for Bookworm Buddies Storytime at the library. 

Each week we will read a book, listen to music, and do other fun and exciting age-appropriate activities. 

Bookworm Buddies is designed for children ages 4-7. All children must be accompanied by an adult. 

Registration is no longer required for Bookworm Buddies Storytime but we still hope to see you all there!

    Location: CS Library lower level

Tuesday June 9, 2020
   6:30 PM  -  7:30 PM Meet Mr. McSlithers  
    Contact: Miss Christy   (412) 563-4552   waltersc@einetwork.net
   

Come to the library to meet Mr. McSlithers, the official mascot of the Allegheny County Park Rangers!

Mr. McSlithers is a black rat snake. His favorite part about being the educational animal of the Allegheny County Park Rangers is that he gets to teach kids all about local snake species, why snakes are important to the ecosystem and how they are beneficial to people. 

The visit with Mr. McSlithers will take place in the library lower parking lot, weather permitting. If there is rain or dangerous weather the visit will move indoors to the library community room. 

This event is for families and children of all ages. Children under 10 must be accompanied by an adult.

Registration is required and the event is limited to 25 people, both children and adults. To register, please click the button below.

    Location: CS Library Lower Parking Lot

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