Carnegie Library of McKeesport

McKeesport, PA

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Tuesday September 19, 2017
   8:30 AM  -  4:30 PM CareerLink at McKeesport  
    Contact: Staff   412-672-0625   mckeesport@einetwork.net
   

CareerLink will be permantly posted at the McKeesport library.  Mondays and Tuesdays from 8:30am to 4:30pm with a break from 12-12:30 for lunch. 

Services available:

· JobGateway® registration

· Help with your resume

· Prepare for an interview to land that job

· Career counseling

· Veteran services information

· Information about services for
   individuals with disability

 

   2:30 PM  -  3:45 PM Wise Walk  
    Contact: Mary Rose   412-672-0625   mckeesport@einetwork.net
   

Join us at Renzie Park for an hour of walking at your own pace, sharing a healthy snack, and making new friends. All are welcome.  Simply meet us at 2:30 at McKeesport Heritage Center.

   4:00 PM  -  5:30 PM Open Legos & K'nex Build  
    Contact: Lori Savage   412-672-0625   
   

Build with us in our open play of Legos & Kn'ex!!

All Ages from 4 to 5:30

    Location: Mckeesport Children's Library
   5:00 PM  -  6:00 PM Teen Anime Club  
    Contact: Lori Savage   412-672-0625   
   

Explore new anime and express your fandom at Teen Anime Club!

 

Join fellow anime enthusiasts at the library where otaku and noobs alike come to hang out, watch anime, discuss manga, & explore Japanese culture.

The club will meet in the Adult Fiction Room.

 

 


Wednesday September 20, 2017
   12:30 AM  -  1:30 AM Reading Social  
    Contact: Mary Rose   412-672-0625   mckeesport@einetwork.net
   

Join us at Lifespan for a lively  discussion about The Returned by Jason Mott.  Ask for book at circulation desk.

   3:00 PM  -  5:00 PM Book Sale and Picinic at White Oak  
    Contact: Mary Rose   412-672-0625   mckeesport@einetwork.net
   

Stop in at White Oak and enjoy lunch on the lawn after you shop for books.3-5PM.

   4:30 PM Kids Checkers Tournament  
    Contact: Staff   412-672-0625   dalesiov2@einetwork.net
   

Prove your checkers prowess by competing in either the 5-8 or 9-12 age groups.  Prizes to the winners of each division.  Please register either over the phone or in person at the Children's Room.  Space is limited.

    Location: Mckeesport Children's Library

Thursday September 21, 2017
   11:00 AM PreK Class - McKeesport  
    Contact: Staff   412-672-0625   dalesiov2@einetwork.net
   

Preschool classes are for kids ages 0-5 and include storytime, songs, rhymes, games, and crafts.  Come and join the fun at White Oak Library on Tuesdays and McKeesport Library on Thursdays.

Today's topic:  Letter B

    Location: Mckeesport Children's Library

Friday September 22, 2017
   7:30 PM  -  9:00 PM Wine and Canvas  
    Contact: Mary Rose   412-672-0625   mckeesport@einetwork.net
   

Join us for an evening of wine , painting , and friends as we follow McKeesport Art Group's Jan Catalogne in producing a beautiful fall painting.  Bring wine and a snack.  Please register.  $25.00 donation.  Must be 21.


Monday September 25, 2017
   8:30 AM  -  4:30 PM CareerLink at McKeesport  
    Contact: Staff   412-672-0625   mckeesport@einetwork.net
   

CareerLink will be permantly posted at the McKeesport library.  Mondays and Tuesdays from 8:30am to 4:30pm with a break from 12-12:30 for lunch. 

Services available:

· JobGateway® registration

· Help with your resume

· Prepare for an interview to land that job

· Career counseling

· Veteran services information

· Information about services for
   individuals with disability

 


Tuesday September 26, 2017
   8:30 AM  -  4:30 PM CareerLink at McKeesport  
    Contact: Staff   412-672-0625   mckeesport@einetwork.net
   

CareerLink will be permantly posted at the McKeesport library.  Mondays and Tuesdays from 8:30am to 4:30pm with a break from 12-12:30 for lunch. 

Services available:

· JobGateway® registration

· Help with your resume

· Prepare for an interview to land that job

· Career counseling

· Veteran services information

· Information about services for
   individuals with disability

 

   10:00 AM  -  12:00 PM Daytime Movie  
    Contact: Mary Rose   412-672-0625   mckeesport@einetwork.net
   

Today's movie is Paris Can Wait starring Diane Lane and Alec Baldwin.  Bring a pillow.

   11:00 AM PreK Class - White Oak  
    Contact: Staff   412-672-0625   dalesiov2@einetwork.net
   

Preschool classes are for kids ages 0-5 and include storytime, songs, rhymes, games, and crafts.  Come and join the fun at White Oak Library on Tuesdays and McKeesport Library on Thursdays.

Today's topic:  Transportation

    Location: Mckeesport Children's Library
   2:30 PM  -  3:45 PM Wise Walk  
    Contact: Mary Rose   412-672-0625   mckeesport@einetwork.net
   

Join us at Renzie Park for an hour of walking at your own pace, sharing a healthy snack, and making new friends. All are welcome.  Simply meet us at 2:30 at McKeesport Heritage Center.

   4:00 PM  -  5:30 PM Open Wii Gaming  
    Contact: Staff   412-672-0625   
   

The Wii will be available from 4 to 5:30: so stop on by to play a game!

Open to all ages, but young children must be supervised by an adult.

    Location: Mckeesport Children's Library

Wednesday September 27, 2017
   4:30 PM Books & Cookies  
    Contact: Staff   412-672-0625   dalesiov2@einetwork.net
   

Books & Cookies is a mini book club for kids.  The Children's Librarian will feature a selection of books from all over the Children's Room in a series of book talks.  The more books you choose to check out, the more cookies you can get.  

You must have your library card to participate.  Your library card must also be able to check out books, i.e. no fines above $5.00.

    Location: Mckeesport Children's Library

Thursday September 28, 2017
   11:00 AM PreK Class - McKeesport  
    Contact: Staff   412-672-0625   dalesiov2@einetwork.net
   

Preschool classes are for kids ages 0-5 and include storytime, songs, rhymes, games, and crafts.  Come and join the fun at White Oak Library on Tuesdays and McKeesport Library on Thursdays.

Today's topic:  Transportation

    Location: Mckeesport Children's Library
   11:00 AM  -  1:00 PM Mad Hatters  
    Contact: Mary Rose   412-672-0625   mckeesport@einetwork.net
   

Calling all knitters and crocheters to the library!  We are making hats for cancer patients and leg warmers for the elderly in our community.  Yarn donations welcome!!!


Friday September 29, 2017
   5:00 PM Board Game Night  
    Contact: Staff   412-672-0625   dalesiov2@einetwork.net
   

The last Friday of the month will be Board Game Night.  We go low tech and play only board games, card games, etc. for the final hour of the day. Bring family and friends for some relaxing and fun family games.

    Location: Mckeesport Children's Library

Saturday September 30, 2017
   11:00 AM Saturday Class - Constellations  
    Contact: Staff   412-672-0625   dalesiov2@einetwork.net
   

Today's class will teach a brief lesson on stars and constellations as well as let you make your very own constellation lantern to take home.  Light up the night with your lantern!

    Location: Mckeesport Children's Library

Tuesday October 3, 2017
   11:00 AM PreK Class - White Oak  
    Contact: Staff   412-672-0625   dalesiov2@einetwork.net
   

Preschool classes are for kids ages 0-5 and include storytime, songs, rhymes, games, and crafts.  Come and join the fun at White Oak Library on Tuesdays and McKeesport Library on Thursdays.

Today's topic:  Letter C

    Location: Mckeesport Children's Library
   2:30 PM  -  3:45 PM Wise Walk  
    Contact: Mary Rose   412-672-0625   mckeesport@einetwork.net
   

Join us at Renzie Park for an hour of walking at your own pace, sharing a healthy snack, and making new friends. All are welcome.  Simply meet us at 2:30 at McKeesport Heritage Center.


Wednesday October 4, 2017
   4:30 PM After-School Class - Story Cubes  
    Contact: Staff   412-672-0625   dalesiov2@einetwork.net
   

Story Cubes are a fun and creative way to work on storytelling and writing skills.  Each player rolls a die and contributes to a cooperative story according to the image they roll.  Stories can be as short or as long as players want.

    Location: Mckeesport Children's Library

Thursday October 5, 2017
   11:00 AM PreK Class - McKeesport  
    Contact: Staff   412-672-0625   dalesiov2@einetwork.net
   

Preschool classes are for kids ages 0-5 and include storytime, songs, rhymes, games, and crafts.  Come and join the fun at White Oak Library on Tuesdays and McKeesport Library on Thursdays.

Today's topic:  Letter C

    Location: Mckeesport Children's Library

Monday October 9, 2017
     All locations closed for holiday  
   

All locations (McKeesport, White Oak, and Duquesne) will be closed for Columbus Day.

    Location: McKeesport, PA

Tuesday October 10, 2017
   11:00 AM PreK Class - White Oak  
    Contact: Staff   412-672-0625   dalesiov2@einetwork.net
   

Preschool classes are for kids ages 0-5 and include storytime, songs, rhymes, games, and crafts.  Come and join the fun at White Oak Library on Tuesdays and McKeesport Library on Thursdays.

Today's topic:  Taking Care of Your Teeth

    Location: Mckeesport Children's Library
   2:30 PM  -  3:45 PM Wise Walk  
    Contact: Mary Rose   412-672-0625   mckeesport@einetwork.net
   

Join us at Renzie Park for an hour of walking at your own pace, sharing a healthy snack, and making new friends. All are welcome.  Simply meet us at 2:30 at McKeesport Heritage Center.


Wednesday October 11, 2017
   4:30 PM After-School Class - Disney Trivia  
    Contact: Staff   412-672-0625   dalesiov2@einetwork.net
   

Think you know your Disney movies?  Kids will divide into teams to find out just who knows their Disney trivia.  

    Location: Mckeesport Children's Library

Thursday October 12, 2017
   11:00 AM PreK Class - McKeesport  
    Contact: Staff   412-672-0625   dalesiov2@einetwork.net
   

Preschool classes are for kids ages 0-5 and include storytime, songs, rhymes, games, and crafts.  Come and join the fun at White Oak Library on Tuesdays and McKeesport Library on Thursdays.

Today's topic:  Taking Care of Your Teeth

    Location: Mckeesport Children's Library

Tuesday October 17, 2017
   2:30 PM  -  3:45 PM Wise Walk  
    Contact: Mary Rose   412-672-0625   mckeesport@einetwork.net
   

Join us at Renzie Park for an hour of walking at your own pace, sharing a healthy snack, and making new friends. All are welcome.  Simply meet us at 2:30 at McKeesport Heritage Center.


Wednesday October 18, 2017
   4:30 PM After-School Class - Halloween Crafts  
    Contact: Staff   412-672-0625   dalesiov2@einetwork.net
   

Drop in at the library this afternoon for some easy-to-make Halloween crafts. 

    Location: Mckeesport Children's Library

Thursday October 19, 2017
   11:00 AM PreK Class - McKeesport  
    Contact: Staff   412-672-0625   dalesiov2@einetwork.net
   

Preschool classes are for kids ages 0-5 and include storytime, songs, rhymes, games, and crafts.  Come and join the fun at White Oak Library on Tuesdays and McKeesport Library on Thursdays.

Today's topic:  Letter D

    Location: Mckeesport Children's Library

Saturday October 21, 2017
   11:00 AM Saturday Class - Horrorgami  
    Contact: Staff   412-672-0625   dalesiov2@einetwork.net
   

Get ready for Halloween with some origami made specifically for the upcoming holiday.  Patterns include a bat, skull, jack-o-lantern, ghost, Dracula, and Frankenstein's monster.  Most can be made in just a few simple folds.

    Location: Mckeesport Children's Library

Monday October 23, 2017
   5:00 PM Movie Monday - Coraline  
    Contact: Staff   412-672-0625   dalesiov2@einetwork.net
   

It's Movie Monday!  For this time of year, enjoy an appropriately creepy kid's movie in "Coraline".  Popcorn provided and computers shut down to promote a theater-like atmosphere.

    Location: Mckeesport Children's Library

Tuesday October 24, 2017
   11:00 AM PreK Class - White Oak  
    Contact: Staff   412-672-0625   dalesiov2@einetwork.net
   

Preschool classes are for kids ages 0-5 and include storytime, songs, rhymes, games, and crafts.  Come and join the fun at White Oak Library on Tuesdays and McKeesport Library on Thursdays.

Today's topic:  Halloween

    Location: Mckeesport Children's Library
   2:30 PM  -  3:45 PM Wise Walk  
    Contact: Mary Rose   412-672-0625   mckeesport@einetwork.net
   

Join us at Renzie Park for an hour of walking at your own pace, sharing a healthy snack, and making new friends. All are welcome.  Simply meet us at 2:30 at McKeesport Heritage Center.


Wednesday October 25, 2017
   4:30 PM Books & Cookies  
    Contact: Staff   412-672-0625   dalesiov2@einetwork.net
   

Books & Cookies is a mini book club for kids.  The Children's Librarian will feature a selection of books from all over the Children's Room in a series of book talks.  The more books you choose to check out, the more cookies you can get.  

You must have your library card to participate.  Your library card must also be able to check out books, i.e. no fines above $5.00.

    Location: Mckeesport Children's Library

Thursday October 26, 2017
   11:00 AM PreK Class - McKeesport  
    Contact: Staff   412-672-0625   dalesiov2@einetwork.net
   

Preschool classes are for kids ages 0-5 and include storytime, songs, rhymes, games, and crafts.  Come and join the fun at White Oak Library on Tuesdays and McKeesport Library on Thursdays.

Today's topic:  Halloween

    Location: Mckeesport Children's Library

Friday October 27, 2017
   5:00 PM Board Game Night  
    Contact: Staff   412-672-0625   dalesiov2@einetwork.net
   

The last Friday of the month will be Board Game Night.  We go low tech and play only board games, card games, etc. for the final hour of the day. Bring family and friends for some relaxing and fun family games.

    Location: Mckeesport Children's Library

Saturday October 28, 2017
     Halloween Parade & Pumpkin Festival  
    Contact: Staff   412-672-0625   dalesiov2@einetwork.net
   

Get ready for Halloween with a costume parade and pumpkin decorating party held at Renzie Park.  The city and library team up to bring you these events so kids up to age 12 can compete for "best costume" prizes and enjoy pumpkin decorating and food at the indoor pavilion.  

Time TBD

    Location: McKeesport, PA

Tuesday October 31, 2017
   11:00 AM PreK Class - White Oak  
    Contact: Staff   412-672-0625   dalesiov2@einetwork.net
   

Preschool classes are for kids ages 0-5 and include storytime, songs, rhymes, games, and crafts.  Come and join the fun at White Oak Library on Tuesdays and McKeesport Library on Thursdays.

Today's topic:  Fall Leaves

    Location: Mckeesport Children's Library
   2:30 PM  -  3:45 PM Wise Walk  
    Contact: Mary Rose   412-672-0625   mckeesport@einetwork.net
   

Join us at Renzie Park for an hour of walking at your own pace, sharing a healthy snack, and making new friends. All are welcome.  Simply meet us at 2:30 at McKeesport Heritage Center.


Wednesday November 1, 2017
   4:30 PM After-School Class - Stop-Motion Animation  
    Contact: Staff   412-672-0625   dalesiov2@einetwork.net
   

November's after-school classes will introduce a new program called the "Stop-Motion Animation Station".  After an introduction to the basics of animation, kids can plan their own stories on paper, then bring them to life through our software, backgrounds, and props.  Who knows? We may have some future animators out there.

This program is made possible by a grant from the Ezra Jack Keats Foundation.

    Location: Mckeesport Children's Library

Thursday November 2, 2017
   11:00 AM PreK Class - McKeesport  
    Contact: Staff   412-672-0625   dalesiov2@einetwork.net
   

Preschool classes are for kids ages 0-5 and include storytime, songs, rhymes, games, and crafts.  Come and join the fun at White Oak Library on Tuesdays and McKeesport Library on Thursdays.

Today's topic:  Fall Leaves

    Location: Mckeesport Children's Library

Tuesday November 7, 2017
   11:00 AM PreK Class - White Oak  
    Contact: Staff   412-672-0625   dalesiov2@einetwork.net
   

Preschool classes are for kids ages 0-5 and include storytime, songs, rhymes, games, and crafts.  Come and join the fun at White Oak Library on Tuesdays and McKeesport Library on Thursdays.

Today's topic:  Letter E

    Location: Mckeesport Children's Library
   2:30 PM  -  3:45 PM Wise Walk  
    Contact: Mary Rose   412-672-0625   mckeesport@einetwork.net
   

Join us at Renzie Park for an hour of walking at your own pace, sharing a healthy snack, and making new friends. All are welcome.  Simply meet us at 2:30 at McKeesport Heritage Center.


Wednesday November 8, 2017
   4:30 PM After-School Class - Stop-Motion Animation  
    Contact: Staff   412-672-0625   dalesiov2@einetwork.net
   

November's after-school classes will introduce a new program called the "Stop-Motion Animation Station".  After an introduction to the basics of animation, kids can plan their own stories on paper, then bring them to life through our software, backgrounds, and props.  Who knows? We may have some future animators out there.

This program is made possible by a grant from the Ezra Jack Keats Foundation.

    Location: Mckeesport Children's Library

Thursday November 9, 2017
   11:00 AM PreK Class - McKeesport  
    Contact: Staff   412-672-0625   dalesiov2@einetwork.net
   

Preschool classes are for kids ages 0-5 and include storytime, songs, rhymes, games, and crafts.  Come and join the fun at White Oak Library on Tuesdays and McKeesport Library on Thursdays.

Today's topic:  Letter E

    Location: Mckeesport Children's Library

Saturday November 11, 2017
     All locations closed for holiday  
   

All locations (McKeesport, White Oak, and Duquesne) will be closed for Veterans Day.

    Location: McKeesport, PA

Tuesday November 14, 2017
   11:00 AM PreK Class - White Oak  
    Contact: Staff   412-672-0625   dalesiov2@einetwork.net
   

Preschool classes are for kids ages 0-5 and include storytime, songs, rhymes, games, and crafts.  Come and join the fun at White Oak Library on Tuesdays and McKeesport Library on Thursdays.

Today's topic:  Thanksgiving

    Location: Mckeesport Children's Library

Wednesday November 15, 2017
   4:30 PM After-School Class - Stop-Motion Animation  
    Contact: Staff   412-672-0625   dalesiov2@einetwork.net
   

November's after-school classes will introduce a new program called the "Stop-Motion Animation Station".  After an introduction to the basics of animation, kids can plan their own stories on paper, then bring them to life through our software, backgrounds, and props.  Who knows? We may have some future animators out there.

This program is made possible by a grant from the Ezra Jack Keats Foundation

    Location: Mckeesport Children's Library

Thursday November 16, 2017
   11:00 AM PreK Class - McKeesport  
    Contact: Staff   412-672-0625   dalesiov2@einetwork.net
   

Preschool classes are for kids ages 0-5 and include storytime, songs, rhymes, games, and crafts.  Come and join the fun at White Oak Library on Tuesdays and McKeesport Library on Thursdays.

Today's topic:  Thanksgiving

    Location: Mckeesport Children's Library

Friday November 17, 2017
   4:30 PM Thanksgiving/Native American Craft  
    Contact: Staff   412-672-0625   dalesiov2@einetwork.net
   

Before Thanksgiving, drop by the library for a couple of Thanksgiving Day Crafts, including a turkey and a Native American Headdress.

    Location: Mckeesport Children's Library

Saturday November 18, 2017
   11:00 AM Salute to Santa Parade  
    Contact: Staff   412-672-0625   dalesiov2@einetwork.net
   

It's time to salute Santa with this year's parade in downtown McKeesport.  The McKeesport Library is once again part of the fun with our float.  This year's theme is "Alice in Wonderland".  Be sure to come and check it out.

    Location: off site

Tuesday November 21, 2017
   11:00 AM PreK Class - White Oak  
    Contact: Staff   412-672-0625   dalesiov2@einetwork.net
   

Preschool classes are for kids ages 0-5 and include storytime, songs, rhymes, games, and crafts.  Come and join the fun at White Oak Library on Tuesdays and McKeesport Library on Thursdays.

Today's topic:  Letter B

    Location: Mckeesport Children's Library

Wednesday November 22, 2017
   4:30 PM After-School Class - Stop-Motion Animation  
    Contact: Staff   412-672-0625   dalesiov2@einetwork.net
   

November's after-school classes will introduce a new program called the "Stop-Motion Animation Station".  After an introduction to the basics of animation, kids can plan their own stories on paper, then bring them to life through our software, backgrounds, and props.  Who knows? We may have some future animators out there.

This program is made possible by a grant from the Ezra Jack Keats Foundation

    Location: Mckeesport Children's Library

Thursday November 23, 2017
     All locations closed for holiday  
   

All locations (McKeesport, White Oak, and Duquesne) will be closed for Thanksgiving Day.

    Location: McKeesport, PA

Friday November 24, 2017
   5:00 PM Board Game Night  
    Contact: Staff   412-672-0625   dalesiov2@einetwork.net
   

The last Friday of the month will be Board Game Night.  We go low tech and play only board games, card games, etc. for the final hour of the day. Bring family and friends for some relaxing and fun family games.

    Location: Mckeesport Children's Library

Tuesday November 28, 2017
   11:00 AM PreK Class - White Oak  
    Contact: Staff   412-672-0625   dalesiov2@einetwork.net
   

Preschool classes are for kids ages 0-5 and include storytime, songs, rhymes, games, and crafts.  Come and join the fun at White Oak Library on Tuesdays and McKeesport Library on Thursdays.

Today's topic:  Music

    Location: Mckeesport Children's Library

Wednesday November 29, 2017
   4:30 PM Books & Cookies  
    Contact: Staff   412-672-0625   dalesiov2@einetwork.net
   

Books & Cookies is a mini book club for kids.  The Children's Librarian will feature a selection of books from all over the Children's Room in a series of book talks.  The more books you choose to check out, the more cookies you can get.  

You must have your library card to participate.  Your library card must also be able to check out books, i.e. no fines above $5.00.

    Location: Mckeesport Children's Library

Thursday November 30, 2017
   11:00 AM PreK Class - McKeesport  
    Contact: Staff   412-672-0625   dalesiov2@einetwork.net
   

Preschool classes are for kids ages 0-5 and include storytime, songs, rhymes, games, and crafts.  Come and join the fun at White Oak Library on Tuesdays and McKeesport Library on Thursdays.

Today's topic:  Music

    Location: Mckeesport Children's Library

Saturday December 23, 2017
     All locations closed for holiday  
   

All locations (McKeesport, White Oak, and Duquesne) will be closed for Christmas holiday.

    Location: McKeesport, PA

Monday December 25, 2017
     All locations closed for holiday  
   

All locations (McKeesport, White Oak, and Duquesne) will be closed for Christmas Day.

    Location: McKeesport, PA

Tuesday December 26, 2017
     All locations closed for holiday  
   

All locations (McKeesport, White Oak, and Duquesne) will be closed for the Christmas holiday.

    Location: McKeesport, PA

Monday January 1, 2018
     All locations closed for holiday  
   

All locations (McKeesport, White Oak, and Duquesne) will be closed for New Year's Day.

    Location: McKeesport, PA

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