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Thursday April 19, 2018
   9:00 AM  -  9:00 PM Book sale setup  
    Location: Community Room
   9:00 AM  -  9:00 PM Book sale setup  
    Location: Quiet Study
   10:15 AM  -  10:45 AM Dance Party!  
    Contact: Shaler Youth Services   412-486-0211   shaleryouthservices@gmail.com
    Dance Party! - Moving and grooving to all of your favorite toddler and preschool tunes! Every Thursday, year-round, from 10:15 to 10:55am
    Location: Juvenile Fiction Room
   11:00 AM  -  1:00 PM Independence Professionals (TV)  
    Location: Conference Room
   11:15 AM  -  12:00 PM NEW DAY!! Discovery Kids  
    Contact: Shaler Youth Services   412-486-0211   shaleryouthservices@gmail.com
    NEW DAY!! Discovery Kids - This weekly, interactive program for ages 3 and up will feature nonfiction topics each week and learning labs. Thursdays: January 11 - May 17 from 11:15am to 12:00pm
    Location: Juvenile Fiction Room
   1:00 PM  -  3:00 PM Private Tutor - Gallagher  
    Location: Yates Room
   2:30 PM  -  4:00 PM Afternoon Mystery Book Group  
   

Love thrillers? Suspense? A good mystery? Join this group as we read the latest mystery & thriller books and discuss how well the author manages to "surprise" us. Titles range from classics to recent authors, puzzle mysteries to "killers."  Meets monthly. No registration required.  Contact Beth Lawry.

    Location: Downstairs--Large Print Program Room
   4:30 PM  -  5:30 PM Inkspotters Teen Writing Group  
    Contact: Rachel Ross   412-486-0211   rossr@einetwork.net
   

Do you write stories, fanfiction, poetry, or blog posts? Need help picking the perfect character names? Join our weekly writing group and meet other writers! Talk, work on an existing project, or try a writing prompt. No registration required.

    Location: Yates Room
   6:00 PM  -  7:00 PM Italian Class  
    Location: Yates Room
   7:00 PM  -  8:00 PM LEGO Robotics for Experts  
    Contact: Shaler Youth Services   412-486-0211   shaleryouthservices@gmail.com
   

LEGO Robotics for Experts – Join us for this advanced class if you have done the Beginners set of projects! Please register on the Friday of the previous week for each class, as registration is limited. Grades 1 – 6. Thursdays: April 5 through 26 at 7:00pm

    Location: Juvenile Fiction Room
   7:00 PM  -  9:00 PM Art & Inspiration International  
   

Meets every Thursday at 7:00 pm.  No registration required.  Led by artist William Rock.  Artists and creators of all walks are invited to share their experience and expertise.  Various guest artists are scheduled from time to time.  Check the library newsletter for details.

Check out the podcast interviews of the special guests who have appeared at Art and Inspiration with William Rock over the years:  http://artandinspiration.podbean.com/

    Location: Downstairs--Large Print Program Room

Friday April 20, 2018
   10:15 AM  -  10:45 AM Preschool Express  
    Contact: Shaler Youth Services   412-486-0211   shaleryouthservices@gmail.com
   

Preschool Express - All aboard! Preschoolers, ages 3 ½ to 6, will share stories, songs, activities, and a craft. Fridays: January 12 - May 12 at 10:15am. We will be closed on Friday, January 26 for in-service and Friday, March 30, for Good Friday.

    Location: Juvenile Fiction Room
   10:30 AM  -  11:00 AM Family Storytime at the Millvale Library  
    Contact: Shaler Youth Services   412-486-0211   shaleryouthservices@gmail.com
    Family Storytime at the Millvale Library – Live in Millvale? Live near Millvale? Head on down to the Millvale Community Library, 213 Grant Ave, Pittsburgh, PA 15209 for wiggling, giggling, great stories and songs! No registration necessary. Fridays: January 12 - May 11 at 10:30am. There will be no storytime on Friday, January 26and Friday, March 30.
    Location: Millvale Community Library
   10:45 AM  -  11:15 AM Music Adventures  
    Contact: Shaler Youth Services   412-486-0211   shaleryouthservices@gmail.com
   

Music Adventures – Sing and clap, shake your shakers, ring your bells! Preschoolers, explore your musical talents! Fridays: January 12 - May 12 at 10:45am. We will be closed on Friday, January 26 for in-service and Friday, March 30, for Good Friday.

    Location: Juvenile Fiction Room
   11:00 AM  -  12:00 PM Private - Kristy  
    Location: Yates Room
   12:00 PM  -  12:30 PM Reserve Reads!  
    Contact: Shaler Youth Services   412-486-0211   shaleryouthservices@gmail.com
   

Reserve Reads! – Meet Miss Pennie at St. Aloysius Church at 3616 Mt Troy Rd, Pittsburgh, PA 15212 for stories, a craft and a great time! Fridays: January 12 - May 12 at noon. There will be no program on Friday, January 26 and Friday, March 30.

    Location: St. Aloysius Church
   12:00 PM  -  3:00 PM Quilt Group  
   

Hang out with other quilters, share ideas, and have a great time!  Meets weekly.  No registration required.  

    Location: Downstairs--Large Print Program Room
   12:15 PM  -  1:00 PM Friday Lunch Bunch Sponsored by Ed and Mark’s Shop N Save  
    Contact: Shaler Youth Services   412-486-0211   shaleryouthservices@gmail.com
   

Friday Lunch Bunch Sponsored by Ed and Mark’s Shop N Save - Bring a bagged lunch, we’ll supply the drink and great fun as we explore seasonal games, stories and crafts each week for children ages 4, 5 and 6. We are grateful to Ed and Mark’s Shop N Save (www.edandmarks.com) for their continued sponsorship of this program. Fridays: January 12 - May 12 from 12:15 to 1:00pm. We will be closed on Friday, January 26 for In-service and Friday, March 30, for Good Friday.

    Location: Juvenile Fiction Room
   1:00 PM  -  3:00 PM Private  
    Location: Conference Room
   6:30 PM  -  9:30 PM Book Sale Preview Night!  
   

Join the Friends of Shaler North Hills Library and get to visit the book sale first! Membership is only $10.00!

Watch for details....

    Location: Community Room

Saturday April 21, 2018
   10:00 AM  -  5:00 PM Book Sale!  
   

GIANT USED BOOK SALE!

Great selection of books--fiction, nonfiction, paperbacks, audiobooks, children's materials, DVDs, CDs, puzzles and games!

    Location: Community Room
   10:15 AM  -  10:45 AM Saturday Sensory Storytime  
    Contact: Shaler Youth Services   412-486-0211   shaleryouthservices@gmail.com
    Saturday Sensory Storytime - Especially designed for children on the autism spectrum and/or with sensory integration challenges. This program combines books, songs, movement and more to stimulate all five senses and promote learning. Due to the nature of the program, registration is limited. Program will be cancelled if there are no registrations by the Friday before. Saturdays: January 20, February 17, March 17, and April 21 at 10:15am
    Location: Reading Readiness Room (formerly Grow a Reader Room)
   10:30 AM  -  11:00 AM Saturday Family Stories  
    Contact: Shaler Youth Services   412-486-0211   shaleryouthservices@gmail.com
   

Saturday Family Stories - Songs and stories! Birth to age 6. Saturdays: January 13 through May 12 at 10:30am. The Library will be closed on Saturday, March 31 in observance of Easter.

    Location: Juvenile Fiction Room
   2:00 PM  -  4:00 PM North Hills Genealogists Writing Group  
    Location: Yates Room

Sunday April 22, 2018
   12:00 PM  -  5:00 PM Book Sale!  
   

GIANT USED BOOK SALE!  BAG SALE DAY!

Great selection of books--fiction, nonfiction, paperbacks, audiobooks, children's materials, DVDs, CDs, puzzles and games!

    Location: Community Room
   1:00 PM  -  4:45 PM Sunday Family Block Parties  
    Contact: Shaler Youth Services   412-486-0211   shaleryouthservices@gmail.com
    Sunday Family Block Parties - Playing with blocks develops your child's eye-hand coordination as well as math and science skills. Come play, build, and learn together at a block party! Birth through age 6. Sundays: January 7 through May 13. The Library will be closed on Sunday, April 1 for Easter.
    Location: Juvenile Fiction Room
   1:15 PM  -  2:15 PM EARTH Day  
    Contact: Shaler Youth Services   412-486-0211   shaleryouthservices@gmail.com
   

EARTH Day - Celebrate Earth Day at the Library by joining us for a relay race with recyclables and trash! Come find out how well you know your trash and have some fun getting to run at the library. All ages fun! Sunday, April 22 at 1:15pm

    Location: Upstairs

Monday April 23, 2018
   8:45 AM  -  9:45 AM Exercise Class for All Levels with John Uddstrom  
   

Class focuses on stretching, balance, body toning, and Tai Chi.  The class is offered twice per week, Monday and Friday mornings.  Cost is $2.00 per class, $10 per month, or $100 for the entire year.  Drop-ins allowed.  Must sign in and pay at the circulation desk.  Fees are payable to Shaler North Hills Library.

    Location: Community Room
   10:15 AM  -  10:45 AM Mother Goose  
    Contact: Shaler Youth Services   412-486-0211   shaleryouthservices@gmail.com
   

Mother Goose - Thirty minutes of stories and fun for children ages 18 through 30 months, with a caregiver. Mondays: January 8 through May 7 from 10:15 to 10:45am and 11:15 to 11:45am

    Location: Community Room--LEFT SIDE
   10:45 AM  -  11:15 AM Parachute Play  
    Contact: Shaler Youth Services   412-486-0211   shaleryouthservices@gmail.com
   

Parachute Play - Thirty activity-filled minutes that include music, creative movement and fun, all with one colorful parachute! Mondays: January 8 through May 7 from 10:45 to 11:15am and 11:45am to 12:15pm

    Location: Community Room--RIGHT SIDE
   11:15 AM  -  11:45 AM Mother Goose  
    Contact: Shaler Youth Services   412-486-0211   shaleryouthservices@gmail.com
   

Mother Goose - Thirty minutes of stories and fun for children ages 18 through 30 months, with a caregiver. Mondays: January 8 through May 7 from 10:15 to 10:45am and 11:15 to 11:45am

    Location: Community Room--LEFT SIDE
   11:45 AM  -  12:15 PM Parachute Play  
    Contact: Shaler Youth Services   412-486-0211   shaleryouthservices@gmail.com
   

Parachute Play - Thirty activity-filled minutes that include music, creative movement and fun, all with one colorful parachute! Mondays: January 8 through May 7 from 10:45 to 11:15am and 11:45am to 12:15pm

    Location: Community Room--RIGHT SIDE
   12:15 PM  -  1:00 PM Monday Lunch Bunch  
    Contact: Shaler Youth Services   412-486-0211   shaleryouthservices@gmail.com
   

Monday Lunch Bunch – Bring your lunch and we’ll supply the drink. We will explore a different theme each week through seasonal games, stories and songs. Sponsored by Ed and Mark’s Shop ‘n Save! For children ages 4, 5 and 6, without a caregiver. Mondays: January 8 through May 7 from 12:15 to 1:00pm

    Location: Community Room--LEFT SIDE
   12:30 PM  -  2:30 PM What's Your Story  
   

Do you have some heart-felt stories from your life you'd like to write about and share with others?  Come join this writing group which works on sharing memoirs and life stories and helping each other improve writing style.  Meets twice a month.  No registration required.  Contact Cheryl McLaughlin.

    Location: Conference Room
   5:15 PM  -  6:15 PM Tai Chi for Health: Beginner  
    Contact: John Boynton     
   

This form of Tai Chi was created by a team of medical doctors.  It is specifically designed for those who experience Arthritis, Neuropathy, Balance Issues, Joint replacement, Systemic disorders, and Weakness of the limbs and a loss of Flexibility. Wear loose clothes and shoes without heels.

Five week session. Fee: $5/session. Pay directly to the instructor.

    Location: Community Room--RIGHT SIDE
   6:30 PM  -  7:15 PM Book Babies at Night  
    Contact: Shaler Youth Services   412-486-0211   shaleryouthservices@gmail.com
   

Book Babies at Night – Rhymes, songs, and stories for children ages birth through 18 months, with a caregiver. Mondays: January 8 through May 7 at 6:30 to 7:15pm

    Location: Community Room--LEFT SIDE
   6:30 PM  -  7:30 PM Tai Chi for Health: Continuing  
   

This form of Tai Chi was created by a team of medical doctors.  It is specifically designed for those who experience Arthritis, Neuropathy, Balance Issues, Joint replacement, Systemic disorders, and Weakness of the limbs and a loss of Flexibility. Wear loose clothes and shoes without heels.

Five week session. Fee: $5/session. Pay directly to the instructor.

    Location: Community Room--RIGHT SIDE
   6:30 PM  -  8:00 PM Let's Talk Local History: Shaler Area Schools  
   

LOCATION; Elfinwild Presbyterian Church

So many wonderful schools in our Shaler area - Braun, DeHaven, Friday. So much history to share! Join Jim Giel as he takes us on a journey through our "educational" past. Reminisce about your school days and those of your family. Connect with your fellow Shaler friends.

Please register on the library website or by calling the library at 412-486-0211

   7:00 PM  -  7:45 PM Talking Yams Book Club!  
    Contact: Shaler Youth Services   412-486-0211   shaleryouthservices@gmail.com
    Talking Yams Book Club! - Join other kids in grades 4-6 each month to talk about a great book, play games, and eat some munchies. PS: For you folks at SAES, all Talking Yams Book Club selections are READING COUNTS books. Books are available at the Children’s Desk. Please register. Mondays: January 22 (The Peculiar Incident on Shady Street by Lindsay Currie), February 19 (This is Not a Werewolf Story by Sandra Evans), March 26 (Red: The True Story of Red Riding Hood by Liesl Shurtliff), and April 23 (The Vanderbeekers of 141st Street by Karina Glaser) at 7:00 pm
    Location: Yates Room

Tuesday April 24, 2018
   10:15 AM  -  10:45 AM Book Babies  
    Contact: Shaler Youth Services   412-486-0211   shaleryouthservices@gmail.com
   

Book Babies - Lively songs, rhymes and stories for children ages birth through 18 months, with a caregiver. Tuesdays: January 9 - May 9  from 10:15 to 10:45am and 11:15 to 11:45am

    Location: Community Room--LEFT SIDE
   11:15 AM  -  11:45 AM Book Babies  
    Contact: Shaler Youth Services   412-486-0211   shaleryouthservices@gmail.com
   

Book Babies - Lively songs, rhymes and stories for children ages birth through 18 months, with a caregiver. Tuesdays: January 9 - May 9 from 10:15 to 10:45am and 11:15 to 11:45am

    Location: Community Room--LEFT SIDE
   1:00 PM  -  2:00 PM Hot Topics with Attorney Carolyn Russ  
   

DO YOU REALLY WANT TO AVOID PROBATE? OR HOW TO AVOID PROBATE IN FIVE BAD STEPS!

Many clients state as a primary estate planning goal the avoidance of probate. It seems like such a good idea, until we face up to realities like not having any assets to pay for the funeral, costs of administration and inheritance tax, and unintended consequences for divvying up your estate. We will explore whether there is a middle ground.

Please register on our website: shalerlibrary.org or by calling the library at 412-486-0211
 

    Location: Downstairs--Large Print Program Room
   1:00 PM  -  4:00 PM SNHL Card Club  
   

This group of adults gathers weekly to play a varitey of card games.  From 500 bid to pinochle to other favorites.  Please come and meet new friends, hone your card-playing skills, and maybe learn new card games.  Meets weekly.  No registration required.  Contact Reference Services with questions.

    Location: Community Room--RIGHT SIDE
   2:00 PM  -  4:00 PM Nonfiction Book Group  
   

Love a true story?  Interested in exploring different subjects or learning more about famous people?   This book group  reads the latest nonfiction books and biographies.  Meets monthly.  No registration required  Contact Ingrid Kalchthaler.

    Location: Conference Room
   3:00 PM  -  4:00 PM Teen Tuesdays  
    Contact: Shaler Youth Services   412-486-0211   jaboura2@einetwork.net
   

Different activities every Tuesday!

First Tuesdays: Hallyu Club - Korean pop culture and music
Second Tuesdays: NEW! Musical club – sing, learn choreography, Hamilton rap battles
Third Tuesdays: Sewing Club – small projects for beginners. All skill levels welcome.
Fourth Tuesdays: DIY Maker Space – projects with everyday materials

    Location: Quiet Study
   6:00 PM  -  7:00 PM private tutor - Dzikowski+  
    Location: Yates Room
   6:30 PM  -  7:00 PM Little Learners Full STEAM Ahead  
    Contact: Shaler Youth Services   412-486-0211   shaleryouthservices@gmail.com
   

Little Learners Full STEAM Ahead –Tuesday evenings there is always something new, just for you and your toddler or preschooler! Stories and songs exploring science, math, and art, special events and more! No registration necessary! Tuesdays: January 9 - May 9 at 6:30pm

    Location: Community Room--LEFT SIDE
   7:00 PM  -  7:45 PM Page Turners Book Club - ON HIATUS UNTIL MAY 2018  
    Contact: Shaler Youth Services   412-486-0211   shaleryouthservices@gmail.com
   

Join Cindy Binz for book discussion, crafts and a good time! For teens and young adult with exceptional abilities.

We are sorry, this program is on hiatus until May of 2018, please check back for more information.  

   7:00 PM  -  8:00 PM High School Anime Club  
    Contact: Alexis   412-486-0211   jaboural@gmail.com
   

NEW! A quieter, more laidback anime club for older fans.

Grades 9-12.

    Location: Quiet Study
   7:00 PM  -  9:00 PM Deal - Transformation Tuesday  
    Contact: Steve Deal   724-493-3292   stephendeal@pghdeal.org
    Location: Conference Room

Wednesday April 25, 2018
   9:00 AM  -  11:00 AM Adult Services Meeting  
    Location: Yates Room
   10:00 AM  -  12:00 PM Eckhart Tolle Discussion and Meditation Group  
   

New members are welcome as we discuss and meditate on Eckhart Tolle's works.  Meets weekly.  No registration required.  For more information contact Ken Herbold at 412-877-8287.

    Location: Conference Room
   10:15 AM  -  10:45 AM Toddler Fun  
    Contact: Shaler Youth Services   412-486-0211   shaleryouthservices@gmail.com
   

Toddler Fun - Stories feature a different letter each week. For children 2 ½ to 3 ½ years old, with a caregiver. Wednesdays: January 10 - May 10 from 10:15 to 10:45am and 11:15 to 11:45am

    Location: Community Room--LEFT SIDE
   11:15 AM  -  11:45 AM Toddler Fun  
   

Toddler Fun - Stories feature a different letter each week. For children 2 ½ to 3 ½ years old, with a caregiver. Wednesdays: January 10 - May 10 from 10:15 to 10:45am and 11:15 to 11:45am

    Location: Community Room--LEFT SIDE
   1:15 PM  -  1:45 PM Mighty Math  
    Contact: Shaler Youth Services   412-486-0211   shaleryouthservices@gmail.com
   

Mighty Math- Math fun for preschoolers. Wednesdays: January 10 - May 10 at 1:15pm

    Location: Community Room--LEFT SIDE
   2:00 PM  -  3:00 PM Knit & Crochet by the Books!  
   

Bring your knitting or crochet projects and join us for an hour of fellowship and information sharing.  Meets weekly, downstairs by the new fiction books.  No registration required.  Contact reference services with questions.

    Location: Downstairs--Reference & Art Gallery
   2:00 PM  -  5:00 PM Acrylic Painting with James Guentner  
   

Contact James Guentner at 412-486-7516 for details about supplies and fees.  Meets weekly.

    Location: Community Room--LEFT SIDE
   3:30 PM  -  5:00 PM LEGO Free Build  
    Contact: Shaler Youth Services   412-486-0211   shaleryouthservices@gmail.com
    LEGO Free Build - How fast can you build? How high? How wide? Grades K-6. Wednesdays: January 24, February 28, March 28, April 25 and May 23 from 3:30 to 5:00pm
    Location: Juvenile Fiction Room
   6:00 PM  -  8:00 PM PA Genealogy  
    Location: Conference Room
   6:30 PM  -  7:00 PM Parachute Play @ Night  
    Contact: Shaler Youth Services   412-486-0211   shaleryouthservices@gmail.com
   

Parachute Play @ Night – Thirty activity-filled minutes that include music, creative movement and fun, all with one colorful parachute! Wednesdays: January 10 – May 10 at 6:30pm

    Location: Community Room--RIGHT SIDE
   6:30 PM  -  8:00 PM Food for Thought Book Group  
   

This group is an exploration of food and cookbooks.  In 2018, the group will try new genres of cooking, do some "traveling" with world travel talks, cooking demonstrations and cookbook discussions.. Attendees prepare food on a theme to share with the group.  Meets monthly.  No registration required. 

    Location: Community Room--LEFT SIDE
   7:00 PM  -  7:30 PM Pajama Storytime  
    Contact: Shaler Youth Services   412-486-0211   shaleryouthservices@gmail.com
   

Ready to wind down after Parachute Play or just a long day living life? Join us for our new Pajama Storytime where you can relax to some good stories while rockin' your pjs! Wednesday: January 10-May 9 at 7:00pm.

    Location: Juvenile Fiction Room

Thursday April 26, 2018
   10:00 AM  -  12:00 PM Watercolors Open Session  
   

Contact Maggie Woods, 412-443-7233, for details about supplies and fees.  Meets weekly, breaks for the summer.

    Location: Quiet Study
   10:15 AM  -  10:45 AM Dance Party!  
    Contact: Shaler Youth Services   412-486-0211   shaleryouthservices@gmail.com
    Dance Party! - Moving and grooving to all of your favorite toddler and preschool tunes! Every Thursday, year-round, from 10:15 to 10:55am
    Location: Community Room
   11:15 AM  -  12:00 PM NEW DAY!! Discovery Kids  
    Contact: Shaler Youth Services   412-486-0211   shaleryouthservices@gmail.com
   

NEW DAY!! Discovery Kids - This weekly, interactive program for ages 3 and up will feature nonfiction topics each week and learning labs. Thursdays: January 11 - May 11 from 11:15am to 12:00pm

    Location: Community Room--RIGHT SIDE
   4:00 PM  -  5:30 PM Teen Anime Club  
    Contact: Alexis Jabour   412-486-0211   jaboural@gmail.com
   

Snacks, anime, and discussion! Grades 7-12. No registration required!

    Location: Quiet Study
   4:30 PM  -  5:30 PM Inkspotters Teen Writing Group  
    Contact: Rachel Ross   412-486-0211   rossr@einetwork.net
   

Do you write stories, fanfiction, poetry, or blog posts? Need help picking the perfect character names? Join our weekly writing group and meet other writers! Talk, work on an existing project, or try a writing prompt. No registration required.

    Location: Yates Room
   7:00 PM  -  8:00 PM LEGO Robotics for Experts  
   

LEGO Robotics for Experts – Join us for this advanced class if you have done the Beginners set of projects! Please register on the Friday of the previous week for each class, as registration is limited. Grades 1 – 6. Thursdays: April 5 through 26 at 7:00pm

    Location: Quiet Study
   7:00 PM  -  9:00 PM An Evening of Poetry  
   

~April is National Poetry Month!
Please join us in celebrating the works of five local poets and celebrating the beauty of words and storytelling.
Pick up a brochure for details on the poets.

  • Cameron Barnett
  • Scott Pyle
  • Fred Shaw
  • Alyssa Sineni
  • Bart Solarczyk


Free & open to the public.
Readings,  talkbacks and refreshments. Books available for purchase.
Please register online via our website or by calling the library at 412-486-0211.

Bring a friend!

    Location: Community Room
   7:00 PM  -  9:00 PM Art & Inspiration International  
   

Meets every Thursday at 7:00 pm.  No registration required.  Led by artist William Rock.  Artists and creators of all walks are invited to share their experience and expertise.  Various guest artists are scheduled from time to time.  Check the library newsletter for details.

Check out the podcast interviews of the special guests who have appeared at Art and Inspiration with William Rock over the years:  http://artandinspiration.podbean.com/

    Location: Community Room--LEFT SIDE

Friday April 27, 2018
   8:45 AM  -  9:45 AM Exercise Class for All Levels with John Uddstrom  
   

Class focuses on stretching, balance, body toning, and Tai Chi.  The class is offered twice per week, Monday and Friday mornings.  Cost is $2.00 per class, $10 per month, or $100 for the entire year.  Drop-ins allowed.  Must sign in and pay at the circulation desk.  Fees are payable to Shaler North Hills Library.

    Location: Community Room
   10:15 AM  -  10:45 AM Preschool Express  
    Contact: Shaler Youth Services   412-486-0211   shaleryouthservices@gmail.com
   

Preschool Express - All aboard! Preschoolers, ages 3 ½ to 6, will share stories, songs, activities, and a craft. Fridays: January 12 - May 12 at 10:15am. We will be closed on Friday, January 26 for in-service and Friday, March 30, for Good Friday.

    Location: Community Room--RIGHT SIDE
   10:30 AM  -  11:00 AM Family Storytime at the Millvale Library  
    Contact: Shaler Youth Services   412-486-0211   shaleryouthservices@gmail.com
    Family Storytime at the Millvale Library – Live in Millvale? Live near Millvale? Head on down to the Millvale Community Library, 213 Grant Ave, Pittsburgh, PA 15209 for wiggling, giggling, great stories and songs! No registration necessary. Fridays: January 12 - May 11 at 10:30am. There will be no storytime on Friday, January 26and Friday, March 30.
    Location: Millvale Community Library
   10:45 AM  -  11:15 AM Music Adventures  
    Contact: Shaler Youth Services   412-486-0211   shaleryouthservices@gmail.com
   

Music Adventures – Sing and clap, shake your shakers, ring your bells! Preschoolers, explore your musical talents! Fridays: January 12 - May 11 at 10:45am. We will be closed on Friday, January 26 for in-service and Friday, March 30, for Good Friday.

    Location: Community Room--RIGHT SIDE
   12:00 PM  -  12:30 PM Reserve Reads!  
    Contact: Shaler Youth Services   412-486-0211   shaleryouthservices@gmail.com
   

Reserve Reads! – Meet Miss Pennie at St. Aloysius Church at 3616 Mt Troy Rd, Pittsburgh, PA 15212 for stories, a craft and a great time! Fridays: January 12 - May 12 at noon. There will be no program on Friday, January 26 and Friday, March 30.

    Location: St. Aloysius Church
   12:00 PM  -  3:00 PM Quilt Group  
   

Hang out with other quilters, share ideas, and have a great time!  Meets weekly.  No registration required.  

    Location: Quiet Study
   12:15 PM  -  1:00 PM Friday Lunch Bunch Sponsored by Ed and Mark’s Shop N Save  
    Contact: Shaler Youth Services   412-486-0211   shaleryouthservices@gmail.com
   

Friday Lunch Bunch Sponsored by Ed and Mark’s Shop N Save - Bring a bagged lunch, we’ll supply the drink and great fun as we explore seasonal games, stories and crafts each week for children ages 4, 5 and 6. We are grateful to Ed and Mark’s Shop N Save (www.edandmarks.com) for their continued sponsorship of this program. Fridays: January 12 - May 12 from 12:15 to 1:00pm. We will be closed on Friday, January 26 for In-service and Friday, March 30, for Good Friday.

    Location: Community Room--LEFT SIDE
   1:30 PM  -  3:30 PM Movies in the Afternoon  
   

Join us this afternoon to watch the romantic comedy Midnight in Paris, written and directed by Woody Allen and starring Owen Wilson and Rachel McAdams.
While touring the city of Paris one evening, Gil Pender meets a group of somewhat odd revelers who sweep him along, apparently back in time, for a night with some of the Jazz Age icons of art and literature. The more time Gil spends with these cultural heroes of the past, the more dissatisfied he becomes with the present.

Come join others in watching movies-from classic to new releases, popular films to arthouse showings.  Popcorn served!  Meets monthly.  No registration required.  Contact Reference Services with questions.

    Location: Yates Room
   3:00 PM  -  5:00 PM Meet with Representative Hal English  
    Location: Conference Room

Saturday April 28, 2018
   10:00 AM  -  11:30 AM private tutor - Skirtich  
    Location: Yates Room
   10:00 AM  -  12:00 PM Tail Waggin’ Tutors  
    Contact: Caroline Horgan   412-536-1057   horganc@einetwork.net
   

Tail Waggin’ Tutors - Volunteers and their certified therapy dogs are here the last Saturday of the month. Drop in and share a story with them! No registration. Saturdays: January 27, February 24, March 24 and April 28 from 10:00am until Noon

    Location: Teen Space
   10:00 AM  -  1:00 PM Independence Professionals (TV)  
    Location: Conference Room
   10:00 AM  -  2:00 PM National Prescription Drug Take Back Event  
   

A great, safe way to clean out your medicine cabinets and responsibly get rid of prescription medication. Shaler Police will be on hand to receive your unused/unwanted medications. They may be returned in the original containers or sealed in a plastic storage bag. Please do NOT bring medications early--Library Staff cannot accept them!

    Location: Downstairs--Large Print Program Room
   10:30 AM  -  11:00 AM Saturday Family Stories  
    Contact: Shaler Youth Services   412-486-0211   shaleryouthservices@gmail.com
   

Saturday Family Stories - Songs and stories! Birth to age 6. Saturdays: January 13 through May 12 at 10:30am. The Library will be closed on Saturday, March 31 in observance of Easter.

    Location: Juvenile Fiction Room
   11:00 AM  -  4:00 PM Anna Dzikowski  
    Location: Community Room--RIGHT SIDE
   6:30 PM  -  8:30 PM American Girl Saturdays  
    Contact: Shaler Youth Services   412-486-0211   Shaleryouthservices@gmail.com
   

Come, bring your favorite doll, if you like!  Stories, crafts, and a look back in time.  For those in grades K and up.  As a courtesy please register for each program to ensure sufficient supplies are available.  Many thanks!

Saturdays: January 27 (Jess McConnell), February 24 (Nicki Fleming), March 17 (Mary Ellen Larkin), April 28 (McKenna Brooks), May 19 (Lea Clark)

 

    Location: Juvenile Fiction Room

Sunday April 29, 2018
   1:00 PM  -  4:45 PM Sunday Family Block Parties  
    Contact: Shaler Youth Services   412-486-0211   shaleryouthservices@gmail.com
    Sunday Family Block Parties - Playing with blocks develops your child's eye-hand coordination as well as math and science skills. Come play, build, and learn together at a block party! Birth through age 6. Sundays: January 7 through May 13. The Library will be closed on Sunday, April 1 for Easter.
    Location: Juvenile Fiction Room
   1:00 PM  -  5:00 PM Private Party  
    Location: Community Room

Monday April 30, 2018
   8:45 AM  -  9:45 AM Exercise Class for All Levels with John Uddstrom  
   

Class focuses on stretching, balance, body toning, and Tai Chi.  The class is offered twice per week, Monday and Friday mornings.  Cost is $2.00 per class, $10 per month, or $100 for the entire year.  Drop-ins allowed.  Must sign in and pay at the circulation desk.  Fees are payable to Shaler North Hills Library.

    Location: Community Room
   10:15 AM  -  10:45 AM Mother Goose  
    Contact: Shaler Youth Services   412-486-0211   shaleryouthservices@gmail.com
   

Mother Goose - Thirty minutes of stories and fun for children ages 18 through 30 months, with a caregiver. Mondays: January 8 through May 7 from 10:15 to 10:45am and 11:15 to 11:45am

    Location: Community Room--LEFT SIDE
   10:45 AM  -  11:15 AM Parachute Play  
    Contact: Shaler Youth Services   412-486-0211   shaleryouthservices@gmail.com
   

Parachute Play - Thirty activity-filled minutes that include music, creative movement and fun, all with one colorful parachute! Mondays: January 8 through May 7 from 10:45 to 11:15am and 11:45am to 12:15pm

    Location: Community Room--RIGHT SIDE
   11:15 AM  -  11:45 AM Mother Goose  
    Contact: Shaler Youth Services   412-486-0211   shaleryouthservices@gmail.com
   

Mother Goose - Thirty minutes of stories and fun for children ages 18 through 30 months, with a caregiver. Mondays: January 8 through May 7 from 10:15 to 10:45am and 11:15 to 11:45am

    Location: Community Room--LEFT SIDE
   11:45 AM  -  12:15 PM Parachute Play  
    Contact: Shaler Youth Services   412-486-0211   shaleryouthservices@gmail.com
   

Parachute Play - Thirty activity-filled minutes that include music, creative movement and fun, all with one colorful parachute! Mondays: January 8 through May 7 from 10:45 to 11:15am and 11:45am to 12:15pm

    Location: Community Room--RIGHT SIDE
   12:15 PM  -  1:00 PM Monday Lunch Bunch  
    Contact: Shaler Youth Services   412-486-0211   shaleryouthservices@gmail.com
   

Monday Lunch Bunch – Bring your lunch and we’ll supply the drink. We will explore a different theme each week through seasonal games, stories and songs. Sponsored by Ed and Mark’s Shop ‘n Save! For children ages 4, 5 and 6, without a caregiver. Mondays: January 8 through May 7 from 12:15 to 1:00pm

    Location: Community Room--LEFT SIDE
   5:15 PM  -  6:15 PM Tai Chi for Health: Beginner  
    Contact: John Boynton     
   

This form of Tai Chi was created by a team of medical doctors.  It is specifically designed for those who experience Arthritis, Neuropathy, Balance Issues, Joint replacement, Systemic disorders, and Weakness of the limbs and a loss of Flexibility. Wear loose clothes and shoes without heels.

Five week session. Fee: $5/session. Pay directly to the instructor.

    Location: Community Room--RIGHT SIDE
   6:30 PM  -  7:15 PM Book Babies at Night  
    Contact: Shaler Youth Services   412-486-0211   shaleryouthservices@gmail.com
   

Book Babies at Night – Rhymes, songs, and stories for children ages birth through 18 months, with a caregiver. Mondays: January 8 through May 7 at 6:30 to 7:15pm

    Location: Community Room--LEFT SIDE
   6:30 PM  -  7:30 PM Tai Chi for Health: Continuing  
   

This form of Tai Chi was created by a team of medical doctors.  It is specifically designed for those who experience Arthritis, Neuropathy, Balance Issues, Joint replacement, Systemic disorders, and Weakness of the limbs and a loss of Flexibility. Wear loose clothes and shoes without heels.

Five week session. Fee: $5/session. Pay directly to the instructor.

    Location: Community Room--RIGHT SIDE

Tuesday May 1, 2018
   10:15 AM  -  10:45 AM Book Babies  
    Contact: Shaler Youth Services   412-486-0211   shaleryouthservices@gmail.com
   

Book Babies - Lively songs, rhymes and stories for children ages birth through 18 months, with a caregiver. Tuesdays: January 9 - May 9  from 10:15 to 10:45am and 11:15 to 11:45am

    Location: Community Room--LEFT SIDE
   11:15 AM  -  11:45 AM Book Babies  
    Contact: Shaler Youth Services   412-486-0211   shaleryouthservices@gmail.com
   

Book Babies - Lively songs, rhymes and stories for children ages birth through 18 months, with a caregiver. Tuesdays: January 9 - May 9 from 10:15 to 10:45am and 11:15 to 11:45am

    Location: Community Room--LEFT SIDE
   3:00 PM  -  4:00 PM Teen Tuesdays  
    Contact: Shaler Youth Services   412-486-0211   jaboura2@einetwork.net
   

Different activities every Tuesday!

First Tuesdays: Hallyu Club - Korean pop culture and music
Second Tuesdays: NEW! Musical club – sing, learn choreography, Hamilton rap battles
Third Tuesdays: Sewing Club – small projects for beginners. All skill levels welcome.
Fourth Tuesdays: DIY Maker Space – projects with everyday materials

    Location: Quiet Study
   5:30 PM  -  8:30 PM SNHL Card Club  
   

This group of adults gathers weekly to play a variety of card games.  From 500 bid to pinochle to other favorites.  Please come and meet new friends, hone your card-playing skills, and maybe learn new card games.  Meets weekly.  No registration required.  Contact Reference Services with questions.

    Location: Community Room--RIGHT SIDE
   6:30 PM  -  7:00 PM Little Learners Full STEAM Ahead  
    Contact: Shaler Youth Services   412-486-0211   shaleryouthservices@gmail.com
   

Little Learners Full STEAM Ahead –Tuesday evenings there is always something new, just for you and your toddler or preschooler! Stories and songs exploring science, math, and art, special events and more! No registration necessary! Tuesdays: January 9 - May 9 at 6:30pm

    Location: Community Room--LEFT SIDE
   6:30 PM  -  8:30 PM Meet the Author: Lynda Schuster  
   

Dirty Wars and Polished Silver: The Life And Times Of A War Correspondent Turned Ambassatrix
 

Come meet author and former staff reporter for the Wall Street Journal and the Christian Science Monitor, Lynda Schuster. From Central America to Mexico, the Middle East to Africa, Ms. Schuster has reported from war-torn countries, covered apartheid, and later accompanied her second husband to his ambassadorial postings in Mozambique (1993) and Peru (1996).
Ms. Schuster’s books have been reviewed by The New York Times Book Review and the Times of London. A not-to-be-missed journey of self-discovery, both funny and moving.
lyndaschuster.com
Books will be for sale at the event by Riverstone Books.
(located in McCandless Crossing)
riverstonebookstore.com
 

    Location: Downstairs--Large Print Program Room
   7:00 PM  -  7:45 PM Page Turners Book Club - ON HIATUS UNTIL MAY 2018  
    Contact: Shaler Youth Services   412-486-0211   shaleryouthservices@gmail.com
   

Join Cindy Binz for book discussion, crafts and a good time! For teens and young adult with exceptional abilities.

We are sorry, this program is on hiatus until May of 2018, please check back for more information.  

    Location: Conference Room
   7:00 PM  -  9:00 PM PA Geneaology board meeting  
    Location: Quiet Study

Wednesday May 2, 2018
   10:00 AM  -  12:00 PM Eckhart Tolle Discussion and Meditation Group  
   

New members are welcome as we discuss and meditate on Eckhart Tolle's works.  Meets weekly.  No registration required.  For more information contact Ken Herbold at 412-877-8287.

    Location: Conference Room
   10:15 AM  -  10:45 AM Toddler Fun  
    Contact: Shaler Youth Services   412-486-0211   shaleryouthservices@gmail.com
   

Toddler Fun - Stories feature a different letter each week. For children 2 ½ to 3 ½ years old, with a caregiver. Wednesdays: January 10 - May 10 from 10:15 to 10:45am and 11:15 to 11:45am

    Location: Community Room--LEFT SIDE
   11:15 AM  -  11:45 AM Toddler Fun  
   

Toddler Fun - Stories feature a different letter each week. For children 2 ½ to 3 ½ years old, with a caregiver. Wednesdays: January 10 - May 10 from 10:15 to 10:45am and 11:15 to 11:45am

    Location: Community Room--LEFT SIDE
   1:00 PM  -  3:00 PM Fantasy Book Group  
   

Explore new worlds or future societies.  From magic to fairies, supernatural to science, this book group reads books from the Fantasy and Science Fiction genres. Meets monthly.  Does not meet in August.  No registration required.  Contact Charlie Orsini.

    Location: Conference Room
   1:15 PM  -  1:45 PM Mighty Math  
    Contact: Shaler Youth Services   412-486-0211   shaleryouthservices@gmail.com
   

Mighty Math- Math fun for preschoolers. Wednesdays: January 10 - May 10 at 1:15pm

    Location: Community Room--LEFT SIDE
   2:00 PM  -  3:00 PM Knit & Crochet by the Books!  
   

ALL TANGLED UP? NEED TO UNWIND? EXPLORE THE ART OF KNITTING AND CROCHET!  Learn how to knit or crochet with the SNHL Knit & Crochet Group on the first Wednesday of the month then join the group that meets every Wednesday from 2:00 to 3:00 p.m. All materials provided!

Bring your knitting or crochet projects and join us for an hour of fellowship and information sharing.  Meets weekly, downstairs by the new fiction books.  No registration required.  Contact reference services with questions.

    Location: Downstairs--Reference & Art Gallery
   2:00 PM  -  5:00 PM Acrylic Painting with James Guentner  
   

Contact James Guentner at 412-486-7516 for details about supplies and fees.  Meets weekly.

    Location: Community Room--LEFT SIDE
   6:30 PM  -  7:00 PM Parachute Play @ Night  
    Contact: Shaler Youth Services   412-486-0211   shaleryouthservices@gmail.com
   

Parachute Play @ Night – Thirty activity-filled minutes that include music, creative movement and fun, all with one colorful parachute! Wednesdays: January 10 – May 10 at 6:30pm

    Location: Community Room--RIGHT SIDE
   7:00 PM  -  7:30 PM Pajama Storytime  
    Contact: Shaler Youth Services   412-486-0211   shaleryouthservices@gmail.com
   

Ready to wind down after Parachute Play or just a long day living life? Join us for our new Pajama Storytime where you can relax to some good stories while rockin' your pjs! Wednesday: January 10-May 9 at 7:00pm.

    Location: Juvenile Fiction Room

Thursday May 3, 2018
   10:00 AM  -  12:00 PM Watercolors Open Session  
   

Contact Maggie Woods, 412-443-7233, for details about supplies and fees.  Meets weekly, breaks for the summer.

    Location: Quiet Study
   10:15 AM  -  10:45 AM Dance Party!  
    Contact: Shaler Youth Services   412-486-0211   shaleryouthservices@gmail.com
   

Dance Party! - Moving and grooving to all of your favorite toddler and preschool tunes! Every Thursday, year-round, from 10:15 to 10:55am

    Location: Community Room--RIGHT SIDE
   10:15 AM  -  11:00 AM Art from the Start  
    Contact: Shaler Youth Services   412-486-0211   shaleryouthservices@gmail.com
   

Art from the Start - Come and share an art experience with your toddler or preschooler. Don’t dress up, because we’ll be scribbling, squeezing, stretching and smearing our way through artistic learning and fun! Thursdays: January 4, February 1, March 1, April 5 and May 3 from 10:15 to 11:00am

    Location: Community Room--LEFT SIDE
   11:15 AM  -  12:00 PM NEW DAY!! Discovery Kids  
    Contact: Shaler Youth Services   412-486-0211   shaleryouthservices@gmail.com
   

NEW DAY!! Discovery Kids - This weekly, interactive program for ages 3 and up will feature nonfiction topics each week and learning labs. Thursdays: January 11 - May 11 from 11:15am to 12:00pm

    Location: Community Room--RIGHT SIDE
   4:30 PM  -  5:30 PM Inkspotters Teen Writing Group  
    Contact: Rachel Ross   412-486-0211   rossr@einetwork.net
   

Do you write stories, fanfiction, poetry, or blog posts? Need help picking the perfect character names? Join our weekly writing group and meet other writers! Talk, work on an existing project, or try a writing prompt. No registration required.

    Location: Yates Room
   5:00 PM  -  8:00 PM UPMC for Life Seminar  
    Location: Conference Room
   6:30 PM  -  8:00 PM Game Night for Adults  
   

Open to new players and games.   Bring a favorite game, a friend,and a snack to share.  Meets monthly.  No registration required.  Contact Reference Services with questions.

    Location: Community Room--RIGHT SIDE
   7:00 PM  -  9:00 PM Art & Inspiration International  
   

Meets every Thursday at 7:00 pm.  No registration required.  Led by artist William Rock.  Artists and creators of all walks are invited to share their experience and expertise.  Various guest artists are scheduled from time to time.  Check the library newsletter for details.

Check out the podcast interviews of the special guests who have appeared at Art and Inspiration with William Rock over the years:  http://artandinspiration.podbean.com/

    Location: Community Room--LEFT SIDE

Friday May 4, 2018
   8:45 AM  -  9:45 AM Exercise Class for All Levels with John Uddstrom  
   

Class focuses on stretching, balance, body toning, and Tai Chi.  The class is offered twice per week, Monday and Friday mornings.  Cost is $2.00 per class, $10 per month, or $100 for the entire year.  Drop-ins allowed.  Must sign in and pay at the circulation desk.  Fees are payable to Shaler North Hills Library.

    Location: Community Room
   10:15 AM  -  10:45 AM Preschool Express  
    Contact: Shaler Youth Services   412-486-0211   shaleryouthservices@gmail.com
   

Preschool Express - All aboard! Preschoolers, ages 3 ½ to 6, will share stories, songs, activities, and a craft. Fridays: January 12 - May 12 at 10:15am. We will be closed on Friday, January 26 for in-service and Friday, March 30, for Good Friday.

    Location: Community Room--RIGHT SIDE
   10:30 AM  -  11:00 AM Family Storytime at the Millvale Library  
    Contact: Shaler Youth Services   412-486-0211   shaleryouthservices@gmail.com
    Family Storytime at the Millvale Library – Live in Millvale? Live near Millvale? Head on down to the Millvale Community Library, 213 Grant Ave, Pittsburgh, PA 15209 for wiggling, giggling, great stories and songs! No registration necessary. Fridays: January 12 - May 11 at 10:30am. There will be no storytime on Friday, January 26and Friday, March 30.
    Location: Millvale Community Library
   10:45 AM  -  11:15 AM Music Adventures  
    Contact: Shaler Youth Services   412-486-0211   shaleryouthservices@gmail.com
   

Music Adventures – Sing and clap, shake your shakers, ring your bells! Preschoolers, explore your musical talents! Fridays: January 12 - May 11 at 10:45am. We will be closed on Friday, January 26 for in-service and Friday, March 30, for Good Friday.

    Location: Community Room--RIGHT SIDE
   12:00 PM  -  12:30 PM Reserve Reads!  
    Contact: Shaler Youth Services   412-486-0211   shaleryouthservices@gmail.com
   

Reserve Reads! – Meet Miss Pennie at St. Aloysius Church at 3616 Mt Troy Rd, Pittsburgh, PA 15212 for stories, a craft and a great time! Fridays: January 12 - May 12 at noon. There will be no program on Friday, January 26 and Friday, March 30.

    Location: St. Aloysius Church
   12:00 PM  -  3:00 PM Allegheny Highlands Botanical Art Society Exhibit  
    Location: Conference Room
   12:00 PM  -  3:00 PM Quilt Group  
   

Hang out with other quilters, share ideas, and have a great time!  Meets weekly.  No registration required.  

    Location: Quiet Study
   12:15 PM  -  1:00 PM Friday Lunch Bunch Sponsored by Ed and Mark’s Shop N Save  
    Contact: Shaler Youth Services   412-486-0211   shaleryouthservices@gmail.com
   

Friday Lunch Bunch Sponsored by Ed and Mark’s Shop N Save - Bring a bagged lunch, we’ll supply the drink and great fun as we explore seasonal games, stories and crafts each week for children ages 4, 5 and 6. We are grateful to Ed and Mark’s Shop N Save (www.edandmarks.com) for their continued sponsorship of this program. Fridays: January 12 - May 12 from 12:15 to 1:00pm. We will be closed on Friday, January 26 for In-service and Friday, March 30, for Good Friday.

    Location: Community Room--LEFT SIDE
   2:00 PM  -  6:00 PM Allegheny Highlands Botanical Art Society Exhibit  
    Location: Community Room

Saturday May 5, 2018
   10:00 AM  -  1:00 PM Allegheny Highlands Botanical Art Society Exhibit  
    Location: Community Room
   10:00 AM  -  1:00 PM Independence Professionals (TV)  
    Location: Conference Room
   10:30 AM  -  11:00 AM Saturday Family Stories  
    Contact: Shaler Youth Services   412-486-0211   shaleryouthservices@gmail.com
   

Saturday Family Stories - Songs and stories! Birth to age 6. Saturdays: January 13 through May 12 at 10:30am. The Library will be closed on Saturday, March 31 in observance of Easter.

    Location: Juvenile Fiction Room
   5:00 PM  -  9:00 PM [Pending] Escape Room (Adults 18+)  
   

Hey twenty-somethings (and thirty-somethings too!)--Join us for a crazy good time with our first-ever escape room for adults!

Can you solve the puzzle and help your team escape in time?

Must be 18 years or older to participate. Must register in advance.

    Location: All Library

Sunday May 6, 2018
   1:00 PM  -  4:45 PM Sunday Family Block Parties  
    Contact: Shaler Youth Services   412-486-0211   shaleryouthservices@gmail.com
    Sunday Family Block Parties - Playing with blocks develops your child's eye-hand coordination as well as math and science skills. Come play, build, and learn together at a block party! Birth through age 6. Sundays: January 7 through May 13. The Library will be closed on Sunday, April 1 for Easter.
    Location: Juvenile Fiction Room

Monday May 7, 2018
   8:45 AM  -  9:45 AM Exercise Class for All Levels with John Uddstrom  
   

Class focuses on stretching, balance, body toning, and Tai Chi.  The class is offered twice per week, Monday and Friday mornings.  Cost is $2.00 per class, $10 per month, or $100 for the entire year.  Drop-ins allowed.  Must sign in and pay at the circulation desk.  Fees are payable to Shaler North Hills Library.

    Location: Community Room
   10:15 AM  -  10:45 AM Mother Goose  
    Contact: Shaler Youth Services   412-486-0211   shaleryouthservices@gmail.com
   

Mother Goose - Thirty minutes of stories and fun for children ages 18 through 30 months, with a caregiver. Mondays: January 8 through May 7 from 10:15 to 10:45am and 11:15 to 11:45am

    Location: Community Room--LEFT SIDE
   10:45 AM  -  11:15 AM Parachute Play  
    Contact: Shaler Youth Services   412-486-0211   shaleryouthservices@gmail.com
   

Parachute Play - Thirty activity-filled minutes that include music, creative movement and fun, all with one colorful parachute! Mondays: January 8 through May 7 from 10:45 to 11:15am and 11:45am to 12:15pm

    Location: Community Room--RIGHT SIDE
   11:15 AM  -  11:45 AM Mother Goose  
    Contact: Shaler Youth Services   412-486-0211   shaleryouthservices@gmail.com
   

Mother Goose - Thirty minutes of stories and fun for children ages 18 through 30 months, with a caregiver. Mondays: January 8 through May 7 from 10:15 to 10:45am and 11:15 to 11:45am

    Location: Community Room--LEFT SIDE
   11:45 AM  -  12:15 PM Parachute Play  
    Contact: Shaler Youth Services   412-486-0211   shaleryouthservices@gmail.com
   

Parachute Play - Thirty activity-filled minutes that include music, creative movement and fun, all with one colorful parachute! Mondays: January 8 through May 7 from 10:45 to 11:15am and 11:45am to 12:15pm

    Location: Community Room--RIGHT SIDE
   12:15 PM  -  1:00 PM Monday Lunch Bunch  
    Contact: Shaler Youth Services   412-486-0211   shaleryouthservices@gmail.com
   

Monday Lunch Bunch – Bring your lunch and we’ll supply the drink. We will explore a different theme each week through seasonal games, stories and songs. Sponsored by Ed and Mark’s Shop ‘n Save! For children ages 4, 5 and 6, without a caregiver. Mondays: January 8 through May 7 from 12:15 to 1:00pm

    Location: Community Room--LEFT SIDE
   5:15 PM  -  6:15 PM Tai Chi for Health: Beginner  
    Contact: John Boynton     
   

This form of Tai Chi was created by a team of medical doctors.  It is specifically designed for those who experience Arthritis, Neuropathy, Balance Issues, Joint replacement, Systemic disorders, and Weakness of the limbs and a loss of Flexibility. Wear loose clothes and shoes without heels.

Five week session. Fee: $5/session. Pay directly to the instructor.

    Location: Community Room--RIGHT SIDE
   5:30 PM  -  8:00 PM Friends of Shaler North Hills Library Annual Meeting  
    Location: Quiet Study
   6:30 PM  -  7:15 PM Book Babies at Night  
    Contact: Shaler Youth Services   412-486-0211   shaleryouthservices@gmail.com
   

Book Babies at Night – Rhymes, songs, and stories for children ages birth through 18 months, with a caregiver. Mondays: January 8 through May 7 at 6:30 to 7:15pm

    Location: Community Room--LEFT SIDE
   6:30 PM  -  7:30 PM Tai Chi for Health: Continuing  
   

This form of Tai Chi was created by a team of medical doctors.  It is specifically designed for those who experience Arthritis, Neuropathy, Balance Issues, Joint replacement, Systemic disorders, and Weakness of the limbs and a loss of Flexibility. Wear loose clothes and shoes without heels.

Five week session. Fee: $5/session. Pay directly to the instructor.

    Location: Community Room--RIGHT SIDE
   7:00 PM  -  7:45 PM Family Fun Bingo Nights  
    Contact: Shaler Youth Services   412-486-0211   shaleryouthservices@gmail.com
   

Family Fun Bingo Nights – Prizes and lots of fun for the whole family! Please register. Mondays: January 8, February 5, March 12, April 9 and May 7 from 7:00 – 7:45pm

    Location: Juvenile Fiction Room

Tuesday May 8, 2018
   10:15 AM  -  10:45 AM Book Babies  
    Contact: Shaler Youth Services   412-486-0211   shaleryouthservices@gmail.com
   

Book Babies - Lively songs, rhymes and stories for children ages birth through 18 months, with a caregiver. Tuesdays: January 9 - May 9  from 10:15 to 10:45am and 11:15 to 11:45am

    Location: Community Room--LEFT SIDE
   11:15 AM  -  11:45 AM Book Babies  
    Contact: Shaler Youth Services   412-486-0211   shaleryouthservices@gmail.com
   

Book Babies - Lively songs, rhymes and stories for children ages birth through 18 months, with a caregiver. Tuesdays: January 9 - May 9 from 10:15 to 10:45am and 11:15 to 11:45am

    Location: Community Room--LEFT SIDE
   12:00 PM  -  4:00 PM V-E Day Celebration!  
   

Mr. Robert Buckler donated an amazing WW2 plaque commemorating the Glenshaw/Shaler Area Home front.  Join us as we honor what this plaque means to our community and remember those who served on the Home front during the war. The Glass City Swing Band will perform classic hits from the 40's and members of the VFW 9199 will be here, too. Enjoy snacks, book displays, share memories and bring your WW2 items to share with others! More importantly, what do you remember about the Glenshaw/Shaler Area war bond drive that raised funds for an aircraft rescue boat? Let us know! No registration required.

    Location: Downstairs--Large Print Program Room
   1:00 PM  -  4:00 PM SNHL Card Club  
   

This group of adults gathers weekly to play a varitey of card games.  From 500 bid to pinochle to other favorites.  Please come and meet new friends, hone your card-playing skills, and maybe learn new card games.  Meets weekly.  No registration required.  Contact Reference Services with questions.

    Location: Community Room--RIGHT SIDE
   2:00 PM  -  3:00 PM Home Grown Book Group  
   

You might be surprised by these good reads by authors right in your own backyard!  This book group reads a variety of books written by authors from the local Western Pa area.  Meets monthly. No registration required.  Contact Eileen Kruszewski.

    Location: Conference Room
   3:00 PM  -  4:00 PM Teen Tuesdays  
    Contact: Shaler Youth Services   412-486-0211   jaboura2@einetwork.net
   

Different activities every Tuesday!

First Tuesdays: Hallyu Club - Korean pop culture and music
Second Tuesdays: NEW! Musical club – sing, learn choreography, Hamilton rap battles
Third Tuesdays: Sewing Club – small projects for beginners. All skill levels welcome.
Fourth Tuesdays: DIY Maker Space – projects with everyday materials

    Location: Quiet Study
   6:30 PM  -  7:00 PM Little Learners Full STEAM Ahead  
    Contact: Shaler Youth Services   412-486-0211   shaleryouthservices@gmail.com
   

Little Learners Full STEAM Ahead –Tuesday evenings there is always something new, just for you and your toddler or preschooler! Stories and songs exploring science, math, and art, special events and more! No registration necessary! Tuesdays: January 9 - May 9 at 6:30pm

    Location: Community Room--LEFT SIDE
   6:30 PM  -  8:00 PM Slovak Cooking Demonstration  
   

Otilia Golis a native from Kosice, eastern Slovakia, shares her heritage through cooking with the Pittsburgh community!
Join Otilia this fall as she demonstrates scrumptious recipes.

Due to food costs, we are requesting a $2 donation per class.

Registration is REQUIRED.

Visit Otilia’s Facebook page, Slovak Homemade Cakes, where she shares various authentic Slovak masterpieces from her kitchen with anyone interested in treating their taste buds to authentic Slovak cuisine.
 

    Location: Downstairs--Large Print Program Room
   7:00 PM  -  7:45 PM Page Turners Book Club - ON HIATUS UNTIL MAY 2018  
    Contact: Shaler Youth Services   412-486-0211   shaleryouthservices@gmail.com
   

Join Cindy Binz for book discussion, crafts and a good time! For teens and young adult with exceptional abilities.

We are sorry, this program is on hiatus until May of 2018, please check back for more information.  

    Location: Conference Room

Wednesday May 9, 2018
   10:00 AM  -  12:00 PM Eckhart Tolle Discussion and Meditation Group  
   

New members are welcome as we discuss and meditate on Eckhart Tolle's works.  Meets weekly.  No registration required.  For more information contact Ken Herbold at 412-877-8287.

    Location: Conference Room
   10:15 AM  -  10:45 AM Toddler Fun  
    Contact: Shaler Youth Services   412-486-0211   shaleryouthservices@gmail.com
   

Toddler Fun - Stories feature a different letter each week. For children 2 ½ to 3 ½ years old, with a caregiver. Wednesdays: January 10 - May 10 from 10:15 to 10:45am and 11:15 to 11:45am

    Location: Community Room--LEFT SIDE
   11:15 AM  -  11:45 AM Toddler Fun  
   

Toddler Fun - Stories feature a different letter each week. For children 2 ½ to 3 ½ years old, with a caregiver. Wednesdays: January 10 - May 10 from 10:15 to 10:45am and 11:15 to 11:45am

    Location: Community Room--LEFT SIDE
   1:15 PM  -  1:45 PM Mighty Math  
    Contact: Shaler Youth Services   412-486-0211   shaleryouthservices@gmail.com
   

Mighty Math- Math fun for preschoolers. Wednesdays: January 10 - May 10 at 1:15pm

    Location: Community Room--LEFT SIDE
   2:00 PM  -  3:00 PM Knit & Crochet by the Books!  
   

Bring your knitting or crochet projects and join us for an hour of fellowship and information sharing.  Meets weekly, downstairs by the new fiction books.  No registration required.  Contact reference services with questions.

    Location: Downstairs--Reference & Art Gallery
   2:00 PM  -  5:00 PM Acrylic Painting with James Guentner  
   

Contact James Guentner at 412-486-7516 for details about supplies and fees.  Meets weekly.

    Location: Community Room--LEFT SIDE
   6:15 PM  -  8:00 PM Readings in Alternative Everything facilitated by Richard Kajuth, Eds, PhD  
   

Are you interested in the various mysteries of the mind investigated by parapsychology, or the fields of alternative and holistic healing?  Would you like to explore theories about the nature of consciousness, mind/body/spirit connections and your health, or intriguing archeological findings that don't fit existing historical paradigms?  This is a book "study" group discussion that will focus on the central themes of each book for two to three monthly sessions.  Facilitated by Richard Kajuth, EdS, DD, a former educational consultant, now retired from the Ohio Department of Education.  He has been a lifelong student of various esoteric subjects, is a certified yoga teacher, has taught meditation for health and well-being sessions, and is the editor of two current books on  Eastern philosophy and religion.  Meets monthly. No registration required.  Contact Richard Kajuth. 

    Location: Quiet Study
   6:30 PM  -  7:00 PM Parachute Play @ Night  
    Contact: Shaler Youth Services   412-486-0211   shaleryouthservices@gmail.com
   

Parachute Play @ Night – Thirty activity-filled minutes that include music, creative movement and fun, all with one colorful parachute! Wednesdays: January 10 – May 10 at 6:30pm

    Location: Community Room--RIGHT SIDE
   7:00 PM  -  7:30 PM Pajama Storytime  
    Contact: Shaler Youth Services   412-486-0211   shaleryouthservices@gmail.com
   

Ready to wind down after Parachute Play or just a long day living life? Join us for our new Pajama Storytime where you can relax to some good stories while rockin' your pjs! Wednesday: January 10-May 9 at 7:00pm.

    Location: Juvenile Fiction Room
   7:30 PM  -  9:00 PM SNHL Board of Directors Meeting  
    Location: Conference Room

Thursday May 10, 2018
   10:00 AM  -  12:00 PM Watercolors Open Session  
   

Contact Maggie Woods, 412-443-7233, for details about supplies and fees.  Meets weekly, breaks for the summer.

    Location: Quiet Study
   10:15 AM  -  10:45 AM Dance Party!  
    Contact: Shaler Youth Services   412-486-0211   shaleryouthservices@gmail.com
    Dance Party! - Moving and grooving to all of your favorite toddler and preschool tunes! Every Thursday, year-round, from 10:15 to 10:55am
    Location: Community Room
   11:15 AM  -  12:00 PM NEW DAY!! Discovery Kids  
    Contact: Shaler Youth Services   412-486-0211   shaleryouthservices@gmail.com
   

NEW DAY!! Discovery Kids - This weekly, interactive program for ages 3 and up will feature nonfiction topics each week and learning labs. Thursdays: January 11 - May 11 from 11:15am to 12:00pm

    Location: Community Room--RIGHT SIDE
   4:00 PM  -  5:30 PM Teen Anime Club  
    Contact: Alexis Jabour   412-486-0211   jaboural@gmail.com
   

Snacks, anime, and discussion! Grades 7-12. No registration required!

    Location: Quiet Study
   5:30 PM  -  8:30 PM Independence Professionals  
    Location: Conference Room
   6:30 PM  -  7:30 PM Rogers PTO Meeting  
   7:00 PM  -  9:00 PM Art & Inspiration International  
   

Meets every Thursday at 7:00 pm.  No registration required.  Led by artist William Rock.  Artists and creators of all walks are invited to share their experience and expertise.  Various guest artists are scheduled from time to time.  Check the library newsletter for details.

Check out the podcast interviews of the special guests who have appeared at Art and Inspiration with William Rock over the years:  http://artandinspiration.podbean.com/

    Location: Community Room--LEFT SIDE

Friday May 11, 2018
   8:45 AM  -  9:45 AM Exercise Class for All Levels with John Uddstrom  
   

Class focuses on stretching, balance, body toning, and Tai Chi.  The class is offered twice per week, Monday and Friday mornings.  Cost is $2.00 per class, $10 per month, or $100 for the entire year.  Drop-ins allowed.  Must sign in and pay at the circulation desk.  Fees are payable to Shaler North Hills Library.

    Location: Community Room
   10:15 AM  -  10:45 AM Preschool Express  
    Contact: Shaler Youth Services   412-486-0211   shaleryouthservices@gmail.com
   

Preschool Express - All aboard! Preschoolers, ages 3 ½ to 6, will share stories, songs, activities, and a craft. Fridays: January 12 - May 12 at 10:15am. We will be closed on Friday, January 26 for in-service and Friday, March 30, for Good Friday.

    Location: Community Room--RIGHT SIDE
   10:30 AM  -  11:00 AM Family Storytime at the Millvale Library  
    Contact: Shaler Youth Services   412-486-0211   shaleryouthservices@gmail.com
    Family Storytime at the Millvale Library – Live in Millvale? Live near Millvale? Head on down to the Millvale Community Library, 213 Grant Ave, Pittsburgh, PA 15209 for wiggling, giggling, great stories and songs! No registration necessary. Fridays: January 12 - May 11 at 10:30am. There will be no storytime on Friday, January 26and Friday, March 30.
    Location: Millvale Community Library
   10:45 AM  -  11:15 AM Music Adventures  
    Contact: Shaler Youth Services   412-486-0211   shaleryouthservices@gmail.com
   

Music Adventures – Sing and clap, shake your shakers, ring your bells! Preschoolers, explore your musical talents! Fridays: January 12 - May 11 at 10:45am. We will be closed on Friday, January 26 for in-service and Friday, March 30, for Good Friday.

    Location: Community Room--RIGHT SIDE
   12:00 PM  -  12:30 PM Reserve Reads!  
    Contact: Shaler Youth Services   412-486-0211   shaleryouthservices@gmail.com
   

Reserve Reads! – Meet Miss Pennie at St. Aloysius Church at 3616 Mt Troy Rd, Pittsburgh, PA 15212 for stories, a craft and a great time! Fridays: January 12 - May 12 at noon. There will be no program on Friday, January 26 and Friday, March 30.

    Location: St. Aloysius Church
   12:00 PM  -  3:00 PM Quilt Group  
   

Hang out with other quilters, share ideas, and have a great time!  Meets weekly.  No registration required.  

    Location: Quiet Study
   12:15 PM  -  1:00 PM Friday Lunch Bunch Sponsored by Ed and Mark’s Shop N Save  
    Contact: Shaler Youth Services   412-486-0211   shaleryouthservices@gmail.com
   

Friday Lunch Bunch Sponsored by Ed and Mark’s Shop N Save - Bring a bagged lunch, we’ll supply the drink and great fun as we explore seasonal games, stories and crafts each week for children ages 4, 5 and 6. We are grateful to Ed and Mark’s Shop N Save (www.edandmarks.com) for their continued sponsorship of this program. Fridays: January 12 - May 12 from 12:15 to 1:00pm. We will be closed on Friday, January 26 for In-service and Friday, March 30, for Good Friday.

    Location: Community Room--LEFT SIDE

Saturday May 12, 2018
   10:30 AM  -  11:00 AM Saturday Family Stories  
    Contact: Shaler Youth Services   412-486-0211   shaleryouthservices@gmail.com
   

Saturday Family Stories - Songs and stories! Birth to age 6. Saturdays: January 13 through May 12 at 10:30am. The Library will be closed on Saturday, March 31 in observance of Easter.

    Location: Juvenile Fiction Room
   11:00 AM  -  11:45 AM Fun Food for Kids: Grades K-3  
    Contact: Shaler Youth Services   412-486-0211   shaleryouthservices@gmail.com
   

Do you like cooking in the kitchen and making yummy food?  We will learn the basics of cooking along with preparing yummy treats based on a different theme each class. Saturdays: January 13, February 10, March 10, April 14, and May 12.

(Caution! This class serves & prepares food so if your child has a food allergy the library cannot guarantee that allergens will be avoided.)

 Please register to ensure we have enough supplies.

 

    Location: Community Room--LEFT SIDE
   12:30 PM  -  1:15 PM Fun Food for Kids: Grades 4-6  
    Contact: Shaler Youth Services   412-486-0211   Shaleryouthservices@gmail.com
   

Do you like cooking in the kitchen and making yummy food?  We will learn the basics of cooking along with preparing yummy treats based on a different theme each class.  Saturdays January 13, February 10, March 10, April 14, and May 12.

(Caution! This class serves & prepares food so if your child has a food allergy the library cannot guarantee that allergens will be avoided.)

Please register to ensure we have sufficient supplies.

 

    Location: Community Room--LEFT SIDE
   6:30 PM  -  9:00 PM Teen Zone Cafe  
    Contact: Kara Falck   412-486-0211   falckk@einetwork.net
   

Color on the tables, soak up the ambience under the twinkle lights and enjoy sweet treats and drinks as we transform our community room into a "coffee shop/cafe." It's an open mic, so showcase your talents in this casual evening or just hang out in the audience!  Tell a joke, sing, dance, play our piano, or bring your own instruments (guitar, ukelele, viola, drums. etc.) Grades 7 and up.


Sunday May 13, 2018
   1:00 PM  -  4:45 PM Sunday Family Block Parties  
    Contact: Shaler Youth Services   412-486-0211   shaleryouthservices@gmail.com
    Sunday Family Block Parties - Playing with blocks develops your child's eye-hand coordination as well as math and science skills. Come play, build, and learn together at a block party! Birth through age 6. Sundays: January 7 through May 13. The Library will be closed on Sunday, April 1 for Easter.
    Location: Juvenile Fiction Room

Monday May 14, 2018
   8:45 AM  -  9:45 AM Exercise Class for All Levels with John Uddstrom  
   

Class focuses on stretching, balance, body toning, and Tai Chi.  The class is offered twice per week, Monday and Friday mornings.  Cost is $2.00 per class, $10 per month, or $100 for the entire year.  Drop-ins allowed.  Must sign in and pay at the circulation desk.  Fees are payable to Shaler North Hills Library.

    Location: Community Room
   12:30 PM  -  2:30 PM What's Your Story  
   

Do you have some heart-felt stories from your life you'd like to write about and share with others?  Come join this writing group which works on sharing memoirs and life stories and helping each other improve writing style.  Meets twice a month.  No registration required.  Contact Cheryl McLaughlin.

    Location: Conference Room
   6:30 PM  -  8:00 PM Jefferey Battle of the Books  
    Contact: Kate Wilcox   412-492-1200 x.1516   shaleryouthservices@gmail.com
    Location: Community Room
   6:30 PM  -  8:00 PM Monday Night Book Group  
   

This book group reads a variety of both fiction and nonfiction materials. Meets monthly. No registration required. Contact Sharon McRae.

    Location: Conference Room

Tuesday May 15, 2018
   1:00 PM  -  3:00 PM Shaler Garden Club Board Meeting  
    Location: Community Room--LEFT SIDE
   1:30 PM  -  3:30 PM The Trip is on Us!  
   

Sailing Across the World

Join us this afternoon for a sailing trip across the world!  Humans have been fascinated with sailing for centuries. It's how we navigated the globe and became the modern world of today even before the age of industry and technology. From oceans and seas to rivers, canals and lakes, we have developed a multitude of amazing and awe inspiring vessels to help us traverse them.

Films take us around the world.  Visit exotic places, other states, festivals and countries.  Popcorn served!  Meets monthly.  No registration required.  Contact Reference Services with questions.

    Location: Community Room--RIGHT SIDE
   3:00 PM  -  4:00 PM Teen Tuesdays  
    Contact: Shaler Youth Services   412-486-0211   jaboura2@einetwork.net
   

Different activities every Tuesday!

First Tuesdays: Hallyu Club - Korean pop culture and music
Second Tuesdays: NEW! Musical club – sing, learn choreography, Hamilton rap battles
Third Tuesdays: Sewing Club – small projects for beginners. All skill levels welcome.
Fourth Tuesdays: DIY Maker Space – projects with everyday materials

    Location: Quiet Study
   5:30 PM  -  8:30 PM SNHL Card Club  
   

This group of adults gathers weekly to play a variety of card games.  From 500 bid to pinochle to other favorites.  Please come and meet new friends, hone your card-playing skills, and maybe learn new card games.  Meets weekly.  No registration required.  Contact Reference Services with questions.

    Location: Community Room--RIGHT SIDE
   7:00 PM  -  7:45 PM Page Turners Book Club - ON HIATUS UNTIL MAY 2018  
    Contact: Shaler Youth Services   412-486-0211   shaleryouthservices@gmail.com
   

Join Cindy Binz for book discussion, crafts and a good time! For teens and young adult with exceptional abilities.

We are sorry, this program is on hiatus until May of 2018, please check back for more information.  

    Location: Conference Room

Wednesday May 16, 2018
   8:30 AM  -  10:30 AM SNHL Volunteer Breakfast!  
    Location: Community Room
   10:00 AM  -  12:00 PM Eckhart Tolle Discussion and Meditation Group  
   

New members are welcome as we discuss and meditate on Eckhart Tolle's works.  Meets weekly.  No registration required.  For more information contact Ken Herbold at 412-877-8287.

    Location: Conference Room
   12:30 PM  -  2:30 PM Independence Professionals  
    Location: Quiet Study
   2:00 PM  -  3:00 PM Knit & Crochet by the Books!  
   

Bring your knitting or crochet projects and join us for an hour of fellowship and information sharing.  Meets weekly, downstairs by the new fiction books.  No registration required.  Contact reference services with questions.

    Location: Downstairs--Reference & Art Gallery
   2:00 PM  -  5:00 PM Acrylic Painting with James Guentner  
   

Contact James Guentner at 412-486-7516 for details about supplies and fees.  Meets weekly.

    Location: Community Room--LEFT SIDE
   6:30 PM  -  8:00 PM Food for Thought Book Group  
   

This group is an exploration of food and cookbooks.  In 2018, the group will try new genres of cooking, do some "traveling" with world travel talks, cooking demonstrations and cookbook discussions.. Attendees prepare food on a theme to share with the group.  Meets monthly.  No registration required. 

    Location: Community Room--LEFT SIDE

Thursday May 17, 2018
   9:00 AM  -  11:00 AM Adult Services Meeting  
    Location: Conference Room
   10:00 AM  -  12:00 PM Watercolors Open Session  
   

Contact Maggie Woods, 412-443-7233, for details about supplies and fees.  Meets weekly, breaks for the summer.

    Location: Quiet Study
   10:15 AM  -  10:45 AM Dance Party!  
    Contact: Shaler Youth Services   412-486-0211   shaleryouthservices@gmail.com
    Dance Party! - Moving and grooving to all of your favorite toddler and preschool tunes! Every Thursday, year-round, from 10:15 to 10:55am
    Location: Community Room
   2:30 PM  -  4:00 PM Afternoon Mystery Book Group  
   

Love thrillers? Suspense? A good mystery? Join this group as we read the latest mystery & thriller books and discuss how well the author manages to "surprise" us. Titles range from classics to recent authors, puzzle mysteries to "killers."  Meets monthly. No registration required.  Contact Beth Lawry.

    Location: Community Room--RIGHT SIDE
   5:30 PM  -  8:30 PM Independence Professionals  
    Location: Conference Room
   7:00 PM  -  9:00 PM Art & Inspiration International  
   

Join us this evening for a workshop with Madhu Bazaz Wangu.

Madhu is the founder of Mindful Writers Workshop and an award winning author of fiction and art history.  
Attendees are asked to bring a journal. All are welcome!

Meets every Thursday at 7:00 pm.  No registration required.  Led by artist William Rock.  Artists and creators of all walks are invited to share their experience and expertise.  Various guest artists are scheduled from time to time.  Check the library newsletter for details.

Check out the podcast interviews of the special guests who have appeared at Art and Inspiration with William Rock over the years:  http://artandinspiration.podbean.com/

    Location: Community Room--LEFT SIDE

Friday May 18, 2018
   8:45 AM  -  9:45 AM Exercise Class for All Levels with John Uddstrom  
   

Class focuses on stretching, balance, body toning, and Tai Chi.  The class is offered twice per week, Monday and Friday mornings.  Cost is $2.00 per class, $10 per month, or $100 for the entire year.  Drop-ins allowed.  Must sign in and pay at the circulation desk.  Fees are payable to Shaler North Hills Library.

    Location: Community Room
   12:00 PM  -  3:00 PM Quilt Group  
   

Hang out with other quilters, share ideas, and have a great time!  Meets weekly.  No registration required.  

    Location: Quiet Study

Saturday May 19, 2018
   2:00 PM  -  3:30 PM Royal Wedding Celebration for adults!  
   

It’s the Big Day for Harry and Meghan.  Indulge your love of all things British with a celebration the royal wedding.  Tea, scones, cucumber sandwiches!  Wear your best wedding hat and we'll try crafting our own simple fascinators, do a little trivia and chat about what everyone is wearing as we view clips of the big event!  Let us know you're coming by registering online or giving the library a call at 412-486-0211.

    Location: Community Room
   2:00 PM  -  4:00 PM North Hills Genealogists Writing Group  
    Location: Yates Room
   6:30 PM  -  8:30 PM American Girl Saturdays  
    Contact: Shaler Youth Services   412-486-0211   Shaleryouthservices@gmail.com
   

Come, bring your favorite doll, if you like!  Stories, crafts, and a look back in time.  For those in grades K and up.  As a courtesy please register for each program to ensure sufficient supplies are available.  Many thanks!

Saturdays: January 27 (Jess McConnell), February 24 (Nicki Fleming), March 17 (Mary Ellen Larkin), April 28 (McKenna Brooks), May 19 (Lea Clark)

 

    Location: Juvenile Fiction Room
   7:00 PM  -  8:00 PM Teen Craft Night  
    Contact: Kara Falck   412-486-0211   falckk@einetwork.net
   

Chalkboard art! Bring a picture frame, glass jar or other item from home and we'll provide the chalkboard paint and chalk markers for you to make a custom design. We will also have a sharpie marker station to color rocks or make decorative cards.


Sunday May 20, 2018
   1:00 PM  -  3:00 PM Making Music Together  
   

Do you fondly remember playing in your High School band? Maybe you only dust that instrument off once a year at the family gathering. Why not get together with others who miss the joy of making music! We’re seeking folks who might want to join an informal monthly gathering to make music with others. All ability levels welcome (ages 18 and up). If you are interested, please leave your name, phone number, email and the instrument you play with the Circulation staff at the Library.

    Location: Community Room

Monday May 21, 2018
   8:45 AM  -  9:45 AM Exercise Class for All Levels with John Uddstrom  
   

Class focuses on stretching, balance, body toning, and Tai Chi.  The class is offered twice per week, Monday and Friday mornings.  Cost is $2.00 per class, $10 per month, or $100 for the entire year.  Drop-ins allowed.  Must sign in and pay at the circulation desk.  Fees are payable to Shaler North Hills Library.

    Location: Community Room
   7:00 PM  -  8:00 PM Walk Bike Shaler  
    Contact: Chris Chirdon     
    Location: Quiet Study

Tuesday May 22, 2018
   10:15 AM  -  11:30 AM Family Place Imagination Station  
    Contact: Shaler Youth Services   412-486-0211   shaleryouthservices@gmail.com
   

Family Place Imagination Station - Come and play with our toys and have fun at story time after play time! Child health professionals will be on hand to answer your questions. Birth through age 6. Tuesdays: May 22 and 29 and August 28 and September 4, from 10:15 - 11:30am

    Location: Community Room
   1:00 PM  -  2:00 PM Hot Topics with Attorney Carolyn Russ  
   

MEDICAID FOR COUPLES: NO THEY WON’T TAKE YOUR HOME!

Special rules apply when seeking Medicaid to pay for nursing home care for a spouse. The changing finances can demolish a husband and wife's finances if you don't know the law regarding "spousal impoverishment." 

Please register on our website:  shalerlibrary.org  or by calling the library at 412-486-0211.
 

    Location: Downstairs--Large Print Program Room
   1:00 PM  -  4:00 PM SNHL Card Club  
   

This group of adults gathers weekly to play a varitey of card games.  From 500 bid to pinochle to other favorites.  Please come and meet new friends, hone your card-playing skills, and maybe learn new card games.  Meets weekly.  No registration required.  Contact Reference Services with questions.

    Location: Community Room--RIGHT SIDE
   2:00 PM  -  4:00 PM Nonfiction Book Group  
   

Love a true story?  Interested in exploring different subjects or learning more about famous people?   This book group  reads the latest nonfiction books and biographies.  Meets monthly.  No registration required  Contact Ingrid Kalchthaler.

    Location: Conference Room
   2:00 PM  -  6:00 PM AARP Smart Driver Course-Introductory  
   

The library partners with AARP to offer driving courses.  Every other month is either the two-day Smart Driver Course or the Refresher course.  You Must have taken the two-day course in the  last three years to register for a Refresher.  If you are not sure, call your Insurance Company.  Most companies offer a discount for completion.

Fee: AARP Members: $15 Non-Members: $20; Pay the instructor the day of the class.

Call the Library to register:  412.486-0211

    Location: Community Room--LEFT SIDE
   3:00 PM  -  4:00 PM Teen Tuesdays  
    Contact: Shaler Youth Services   412-486-0211   jaboura2@einetwork.net
   

Different activities every Tuesday!

First Tuesdays: Hallyu Club - Korean pop culture and music
Second Tuesdays: NEW! Musical club – sing, learn choreography, Hamilton rap battles
Third Tuesdays: Sewing Club – small projects for beginners. All skill levels welcome.
Fourth Tuesdays: DIY Maker Space – projects with everyday materials

    Location: Quiet Study
   7:00 PM  -  7:45 PM Page Turners Book Club - ON HIATUS UNTIL MAY 2018  
    Contact: Shaler Youth Services   412-486-0211   shaleryouthservices@gmail.com
   

Join Cindy Binz for book discussion, crafts and a good time! For teens and young adult with exceptional abilities.

We are sorry, this program is on hiatus until May of 2018, please check back for more information.  

    Location: Conference Room
   7:00 PM  -  8:00 PM High School Anime Club  
    Contact: Alexis   412-486-0211   jaboural@gmail.com
   

NEW! A quieter, more laidback anime club for older fans.

Grades 9-12.

    Location: Quiet Study

Wednesday May 23, 2018
   10:00 AM  -  12:00 PM Eckhart Tolle Discussion and Meditation Group  
   

New members are welcome as we discuss and meditate on Eckhart Tolle's works.  Meets weekly.  No registration required.  For more information contact Ken Herbold at 412-877-8287.

    Location: Conference Room
   2:00 PM  -  3:00 PM Knit & Crochet by the Books!  
   

Bring your knitting or crochet projects and join us for an hour of fellowship and information sharing.  Meets weekly, downstairs by the new fiction books.  No registration required.  Contact reference services with questions.

    Location: Downstairs--Reference & Art Gallery
   2:00 PM  -  5:00 PM Acrylic Painting with James Guentner  
   

Contact James Guentner at 412-486-7516 for details about supplies and fees.  Meets weekly.

    Location: Community Room--LEFT SIDE
   3:30 PM  -  5:00 PM LEGO Free Build  
    Contact: Shaler Youth Services   412-486-0211   shaleryouthservices@gmail.com
    LEGO Free Build - How fast can you build? How high? How wide? Grades K-6. Wednesdays: January 24, February 28, March 28, April 25 and May 23 from 3:30 to 5:00pm
    Location: Juvenile Fiction Room
   6:00 PM  -  8:00 PM PA Genealogy  
    Location: Conference Room
   6:30 PM  -  7:30 PM Guided Meditation  
   

Feel like you’re running in place?

Struggling to feel present?

Feel like you can never keep up with this busy, ever-changing world?

You are not alone!  Keeping up in today’s world can produce stress, anxiety, health problems and overall decreased sense of JOY!

Join Sarah Kaminski, certified Holistic Health Coach, for a beginners guided meditation designed to help you shift to a place of peace, self-case and power from within.*

You don’t need to know “how” to meditate, you just need to trust the process and know that you have the ability to restore balance and reclaim your innate life force to live fully and vibrantly!

Space is limited. $15 per session. Please register with Sarah Kaminski by contacting her at info@sarahkaminski.com


 

    Location: Community Room--RIGHT SIDE

Thursday May 24, 2018
   10:00 AM  -  12:00 PM Watercolors Open Session  
   

Contact Maggie Woods, 412-443-7233, for details about supplies and fees.  Meets weekly, breaks for the summer.

    Location: Quiet Study
   10:15 AM  -  10:45 AM Dance Party!  
    Contact: Shaler Youth Services   412-486-0211   shaleryouthservices@gmail.com
    Dance Party! - Moving and grooving to all of your favorite toddler and preschool tunes! Every Thursday, year-round, from 10:15 to 10:55am
    Location: Community Room
   2:00 PM  -  6:00 PM AARP Smart Driver Course-Introductory  
   

The library partners with AARP to offer driving courses.  Every other month is either the two-day Smart Driver Course or the Refresher course.  You Must have taken the two-day course in the  last three years to register for a Refresher.  If you are not sure, call your Insurance Company.  Most companies offer a discount for completion.

Fee: AARP Members: $15 Non-Members: $20; Pay the instructor the day of the class.

Call the Library to register:  412.486-0211

    Location: Community Room--LEFT SIDE
   5:30 PM  -  8:30 PM Independence Professionals  
    Location: Conference Room
   7:00 PM  -  9:00 PM Art & Inspiration International  
   

Meets every Thursday at 7:00 pm.  No registration required.  Led by artist William Rock.  Artists and creators of all walks are invited to share their experience and expertise.  Various guest artists are scheduled from time to time.  Check the library newsletter for details.

Check out the podcast interviews of the special guests who have appeared at Art and Inspiration with William Rock over the years:  http://artandinspiration.podbean.com/

    Location: Community Room--LEFT SIDE

Friday May 25, 2018
   8:45 AM  -  9:45 AM Exercise Class for All Levels with John Uddstrom  
   

Class focuses on stretching, balance, body toning, and Tai Chi.  The class is offered twice per week, Monday and Friday mornings.  Cost is $2.00 per class, $10 per month, or $100 for the entire year.  Drop-ins allowed.  Must sign in and pay at the circulation desk.  Fees are payable to Shaler North Hills Library.

    Location: Community Room
   12:00 PM  -  3:00 PM Quilt Group  
   

Hang out with other quilters, share ideas, and have a great time!  Meets weekly.  No registration required.  

    Location: Quiet Study
   1:30 PM  -  3:30 PM Movies in the Afternoon  
   

Join us this afternoon to watch When in Rome, directed by Mark Steven Johnson and starring Kristen Bell and Josh Duhamel.

When Beth, an unlucky-in-love New York curator, takes a whirlwind trip to Rome for her sister's wedding, an unexpected crush takes her by surprise. Quickly let down, she defiantly steals magic coins from a fountain of love, magically igniting the passions of an odd group of suitors. When a charming reporter becomes overly smitten, Beth is skeptical that he's the real deal.

Come join others in watching movies-from classic to new releases, popular films to arthouse showings.  Popcorn served!  Meets monthly.  No registration required.  Contact Reference Services with questions.

    Location: Yates Room
   7:00 PM  -  8:00 PM Magic Show! Summer Reading Kick-off!  
    Contact: Shaler Youth Services   412-486-0211   shaleryouthservices@gmail.com
    Magic Show! Summer Reading Kick-off! – Summer Reading runs from May 25 through September 5! Al Mazing will be wowing us with his magic tonight! Come and be amazed and sign up for Summer Reading! This program is sponsored through the generosity of the Friends and Jr. Friends of SNHL. Friday, May 25 from 7:00 – 8:00pm
    Location: Community Room

Sunday May 27, 2018
   9:00 AM  -  9:00 PM Closed for the Memorial Holiday!  
    Location: All Library

Monday May 28, 2018
   9:00 AM  -  9:00 PM Closed for the Memorial Holiday!  
    Location: All Library

Tuesday May 29, 2018
   10:15 AM  -  11:30 AM Family Place Imagination Station  
    Contact: Shaler Youth Services   412-486-0211   shaleryouthservices@gmail.com
   

Family Place Imagination Station - Come and play with our toys and have fun at story time after play time! Child health professionals will be on hand to answer your questions. Birth through age 6. Tuesdays: May 22 and 29 and August 28 and September 4, from 10:15 - 11:30am

    Location: Community Room
   1:00 PM  -  4:00 PM SNHL Card Club  
   

This group of adults gathers weekly to play a varitey of card games.  From 500 bid to pinochle to other favorites.  Please come and meet new friends, hone your card-playing skills, and maybe learn new card games.  Meets weekly.  No registration required.  Contact Reference Services with questions.

    Location: Community Room--RIGHT SIDE
   7:00 PM  -  7:45 PM Page Turners Book Club - ON HIATUS UNTIL MAY 2018  
    Contact: Shaler Youth Services   412-486-0211   shaleryouthservices@gmail.com
   

Join Cindy Binz for book discussion, crafts and a good time! For teens and young adult with exceptional abilities.

We are sorry, this program is on hiatus until May of 2018, please check back for more information.  

    Location: Conference Room

Wednesday May 30, 2018
   10:00 AM  -  12:00 PM Eckhart Tolle Discussion and Meditation Group  
   

New members are welcome as we discuss and meditate on Eckhart Tolle's works.  Meets weekly.  No registration required.  For more information contact Ken Herbold at 412-877-8287.

    Location: Conference Room
   2:00 PM  -  3:00 PM Knit & Crochet by the Books!  
   

Bring your knitting or crochet projects and join us for an hour of fellowship and information sharing.  Meets weekly, downstairs by the new fiction books.  No registration required.  Contact reference services with questions.

    Location: Downstairs--Reference & Art Gallery
   2:00 PM  -  5:00 PM Acrylic Painting with James Guentner  
   

Contact James Guentner at 412-486-7516 for details about supplies and fees.  Meets weekly.

    Location: Community Room--LEFT SIDE

Thursday May 31, 2018
   10:00 AM  -  12:00 PM Watercolors Open Session  
   

Contact Maggie Woods, 412-443-7233, for details about supplies and fees.  Meets weekly, breaks for the summer.

    Location: Quiet Study
   10:15 AM  -  10:45 AM Dance Party!  
    Contact: Shaler Youth Services   412-486-0211   shaleryouthservices@gmail.com
    Dance Party! - Moving and grooving to all of your favorite toddler and preschool tunes! Every Thursday, year-round, from 10:15 to 10:55am
    Location: Community Room
   7:00 PM  -  9:00 PM Art & Inspiration International  
   

Meets every Thursday at 7:00 pm.  No registration required.  Led by artist William Rock.  Artists and creators of all walks are invited to share their experience and expertise.  Various guest artists are scheduled from time to time.  Check the library newsletter for details.

Check out the podcast interviews of the special guests who have appeared at Art and Inspiration with William Rock over the years:  http://artandinspiration.podbean.com/

    Location: Community Room--LEFT SIDE

Friday June 1, 2018
   8:45 AM  -  9:45 AM Exercise Class for All Levels with John Uddstrom  
   

Class focuses on stretching, balance, body toning, and Tai Chi.  The class is offered twice per week, Monday and Friday mornings.  Cost is $2.00 per class, $10 per month, or $100 for the entire year.  Drop-ins allowed.  Must sign in and pay at the circulation desk.  Fees are payable to Shaler North Hills Library.

    Location: Community Room
   10:00 AM  -  2:00 PM Allegheny Highlands Botanical Art Society Art Removal  
    Location: Community Room
   10:00 AM  -  2:00 PM Private Meeting - OVR  
    Location: Yates Room
   12:00 PM  -  3:00 PM Quilt Group  
   

Hang out with other quilters, share ideas, and have a great time!  Meets weekly.  No registration required.  

    Location: Quiet Study

Saturday June 2, 2018
   7:00 PM  -  9:00 PM Teen Sardines & Zombie Tag Night  
    Contact: Kara Falck   412-486-0211   falckk@einetwork.net
   

Games of all kinds, plus music and food! Bring your own board games or try some of our ours: Apples to Apples, Catchphrase, Clue, Spoons, Anomia, cards, etc. Then we'll play everyone's favorite hide 'n seek game of Sardines plus Zombie Tag (bring your small Nerf guns if you'd like). Please bring a flashlight or use your phone for Sardines and Zombie Tag.


Sunday June 3, 2018
   6:30 PM  -  9:00 PM Teen Dinner and a Movie Night  
    Contact: Kara Falck   412-486-0211   falckk@einetwork.net
   

Watch The Incredibles after enjoying pizza, breadsticks and desserts.

Location: Community Room


Monday June 4, 2018
   8:45 AM  -  9:45 AM Exercise Class for All Levels with John Uddstrom  
   

Class focuses on stretching, balance, body toning, and Tai Chi.  The class is offered twice per week, Monday and Friday mornings.  Cost is $2.00 per class, $10 per month, or $100 for the entire year.  Drop-ins allowed.  Must sign in and pay at the circulation desk.  Fees are payable to Shaler North Hills Library.

    Location: Community Room
   10:15 AM  -  10:45 AM Mother Goose  
    Contact: Shaler Youth Services   412-486-0211   shaleryouthservices@gmail.com
    Location: Community Room--LEFT SIDE
   11:00 AM  -  11:30 AM Reserve Reads!  
    Contact: Shaler Youth Services   412-486-0211   shaleryouthservices@gmail.com
   

Meet Miss Pennie at St. Aloysius Church at 3616 Mt Troy Rd, Pittsburgh, PA 15212 for stories, a craft and a great time! Mondays and Fridays: June 4 through August 17 at 11am. 

    Location: St. Aloyisus Church
   11:15 AM  -  11:45 AM Mother Goose  
    Contact: Shaler Youth Services   412-486-0211   shaleryouthservices@gmail.com
    Location: Community Room--LEFT SIDE
   12:15 PM  -  1:00 PM Lunch Bunch  
    Contact: Shaler Youth Services   412-486-0211   shaleryouthservices@gmail.com
    Location: Community Room--LEFT SIDE
   2:00 PM  -  3:30 PM Monday Movie Matinee  
    Contact: Shaler Youth Services   412-486-0211   shaleryouthservices@gmail.com
    Location: Community Room
   5:45 PM  -  6:30 PM But, I Want It!  
    Contact: Shaler Youth Services   412-486-0211   shaleryouthservices@gmail.com
   

Working on sharing and taking turns techniques before heading to kindergarten! For those entering kindergarten in the Fall of 2018. June 4, 11, 18, 25, and July 9 and 16. Please register: )

    Location: Reading Readiness Room (formerly Grow a Reader Room)
   6:00 PM  -  7:15 PM Book Babies at Night  
    Contact: Shaler Youth Services   412-486-0211   shaleryouthservices@gmail.com
    Location: Community Room--LEFT SIDE
   6:45 PM  -  7:30 PM Let's Play Together!  
    Contact: Shaler Youth Services   412-486-0211   shaleryouthservices@gmail.com
   

Continuing social skills for children entering 1st grade in the Fall of 2018! June 4, 11, 18, 25, and July 9 and 16. Please register!

    Location: Reading Readiness Room (formerly Grow a Reader Room)

Tuesday June 5, 2018
   10:15 AM  -  11:00 AM Book Babies  
    Contact: Shaler Youth Services   412-486-0211   shaleryouthservices@gmail.com
    Location: Community Room--LEFT SIDE
   11:15 AM  -  12:00 PM Book Babies  
    Contact: Shaler Youth Services   412-486-0211   shaleryouthservices@gmail.com
    Location: Community Room--LEFT SIDE
   5:30 PM  -  8:30 PM SNHL Card Club  
   

This group of adults gathers weekly to play a variety of card games.  From 500 bid to pinochle to other favorites.  Please come and meet new friends, hone your card-playing skills, and maybe learn new card games.  Meets weekly.  No registration required.  Contact Reference Services with questions.

    Location: Community Room--RIGHT SIDE
   7:00 PM  -  7:45 PM Page Turners Book Club - ON HIATUS UNTIL MAY 2018  
    Contact: Shaler Youth Services   412-486-0211   shaleryouthservices@gmail.com
   

Join Cindy Binz for book discussion, crafts and a good time! For teens and young adult with exceptional abilities.

We are sorry, this program is on hiatus until May of 2018, please check back for more information.  

    Location: Conference Room

Wednesday June 6, 2018
   10:00 AM  -  12:00 PM Eckhart Tolle Discussion and Meditation Group  
   

New members are welcome as we discuss and meditate on Eckhart Tolle's works.  Meets weekly.  No registration required.  For more information contact Ken Herbold at 412-877-8287.

    Location: Conference Room
   10:15 AM  -  10:45 AM Toddler Fun  
    Contact: Shaler Youth Services   412-486-0211   shaleryouthservices@gmail.com
    Location: Community Room--LEFT SIDE
   11:15 AM  -  11:45 AM Toddler Fun  
    Contact: Shaler Youth Services   412-486-0211   shaleryouthservices@gmail.com
    Location: Community Room--LEFT SIDE
   1:00 PM  -  2:00 PM LEGO WeDo Robotics  
    Contact: Shaler Youth Services   412-486-0211   shaleryouthservices@gmail.com
    Location: Quiet Study
   1:00 PM  -  3:00 PM Fantasy Book Group  
   

Explore new worlds or future societies.  From magic to fairies, supernatural to science, this book group reads books from the Fantasy and Science Fiction genres. Meets monthly.  Does not meet in August.  No registration required.  Contact Charlie Orsini.

    Location: Conference Room
   2:00 PM  -  3:00 PM Knit & Crochet by the Books!  
   

ALL TANGLED UP? NEED TO UNWIND? EXPLORE THE ART OF KNITTING AND CROCHET!  Learn how to knit or crochet with the SNHL Knit & Crochet Group on the first Wednesday of the month then join the group that meets every Wednesday from 2:00 to 3:00 p.m. All materials provided!

Bring your knitting or crochet projects and join us for an hour of fellowship and information sharing.  Meets weekly, downstairs by the new fiction books.  No registration required.  Contact reference services with questions.

    Location: Downstairs--Reference & Art Gallery
   2:00 PM  -  5:00 PM Acrylic Painting with James Guentner  
   

Contact James Guentner at 412-486-7516 for details about supplies and fees.  Meets weekly.

    Location: Community Room--LEFT SIDE
   4:00 PM  -  7:30 PM Art & Inspiration Art Storage  
    Location: Conference Room
   5:45 PM  -  6:30 PM But, I Want It!  
    Contact: Shaler Youth Services   412-486-0211   shaleryouthservices@gmail.com
   

Working on sharing and taking turns techniques before heading to kindergarten! For those entering kindergarten in the Fall of 2018! June 6, 13, 20, 27, and July 11 and 18. Please register: )

    Location: Reading Readiness Room (formerly Grow a Reader Room)

Thursday June 7, 2018
   10:00 AM  -  4:00 PM Art & Inspiration Art Storage  
    Location: Conference Room
   10:15 AM  -  10:45 AM Dance Party!  
    Contact: Shaler Youth Services   412-486-0211   shaleryouthservices@gmail.com
   

Dance Party! - Moving and grooving to all of your favorite toddler and preschool tunes! Every Thursday, year-round, from 10:15 to 10:55am

    Location: Community Room--RIGHT SIDE
   1:00 PM  -  3:00 PM Pittsburgh Rocks!  
    Location: Community Room
   2:30 PM  -  2:45 PM You NEED to Hear This Story Storytime!  
    Contact: Shaler Youth Services   412-486-0211   shaleryouthservices@gmail.com
    Location: Reading Readiness Room (formerly Grow a Reader Room)
   4:00 PM  -  6:30 PM Art & Inspiration art exhibit hanging  
    Location: Community Room
   4:30 PM  -  5:30 PM Inkspotters Teen Writing Group  
    Contact: Rachel Ross   412-486-0211   rossr@einetwork.net
   

Do you write stories, fanfiction, poetry, or blog posts? Need help picking the perfect character names? Join our weekly writing group and meet other writers! Talk, work on an existing project, or try a writing prompt. No registration required.

Thursdays, June 7--August 23

    Location: Yates Room
   5:00 PM  -  8:00 PM UPMC for Life Seminar  
    Location: Conference Room
   6:30 PM  -  8:00 PM Game Night for Adults  
   

Open to new players and games.   Bring a favorite game, a friend,and a snack to share.  Meets monthly.  No registration required.  Contact Reference Services with questions.

    Location: Downstairs--Large Print Program Room
   7:00 PM  -  8:30 PM Teen Tabletop and Board Game Night  
    Contact: Kara Falck   412-486-0211   falckk@einetwork.net
   

Bring your games or play some of ours! We'll have an assortment of board games like Apples to Apples, Sorry, Clue, Anomia, Catchphrase, Chess, cards and more. Snacks too!

Location: Yates Room, Teen Room

   7:00 PM  -  9:00 PM Art & Inspiration International  
   

Meets every Thursday at 7:00 pm.  No registration required.  Led by artist William Rock.  Artists and creators of all walks are invited to share their experience and expertise.  Various guest artists are scheduled from time to time.  Check the library newsletter for details.

Check out the podcast interviews of the special guests who have appeared at Art and Inspiration with William Rock over the years:  http://artandinspiration.podbean.com/

    Location: Community Room--LEFT SIDE
   7:00 PM  -  9:00 PM Poetry Workshop  
    Location: Quiet Study

Friday June 8, 2018
   8:45 AM  -  9:45 AM Exercise Class for All Levels with John Uddstrom  
   

Class focuses on stretching, balance, body toning, and Tai Chi.  The class is offered twice per week, Monday and Friday mornings.  Cost is $2.00 per class, $10 per month, or $100 for the entire year.  Drop-ins allowed.  Must sign in and pay at the circulation desk.  Fees are payable to Shaler North Hills Library.

    Location: Community Room
   10:15 AM  -  10:45 AM Preschool Express  
    Contact: Shaler Youth Services   412-486-0211   shaleryouthservices@gmail.com
    Location: Community Room--LEFT SIDE
   11:00 AM  -  11:30 AM Parachute Play  
    Contact: Shaler Youth Services   412-486-0211   shaleryouthservices@gmail.com
    Location: Community Room--LEFT SIDE
   11:00 AM  -  11:30 AM Reserve Reads!  
    Contact: Shaler Youth Services   412-486-0211   shaleryouthservices@gmail.com
   

Meet Miss Pennie at St. Aloysius Church at 3616 Mt Troy Rd, Pittsburgh, PA 15212 for stories, a craft and a great time! Mondays and Fridays: June 4 through August 17 at 11am. 

    Location: St. Aloyisus Church
   12:00 PM  -  3:00 PM Quilt Group  
   

Hang out with other quilters, share ideas, and have a great time!  Meets weekly.  No registration required.  

    Location: Quiet Study
   12:15 PM  -  1:00 PM Lunch Bunch  
    Contact: Shaler Youth Services   412-486-0211   shaleryouthservices@gmail.com
    Location: Community Room--LEFT SIDE
   7:00 PM  -  10:00 PM Art & Inspiration Art Exhibit Opening  
    Location: Community Room

Saturday June 9, 2018
   11:00 AM  -  11:45 AM Fun Food for Kids: Grades K-3  
    Contact: Shaler Youth Services   412-486-0211   shaleryouthservices@gmail.com
   

Do you like cooking in the kitchen and making yummy food?  We will learn the basics of cooking along with preparing yummy treats based on a different theme each class.  Saturdays: June 9, July 14, and August 11.

(Caution! This class serves & prepares food so if your child has a food allergy the library cannot guarantee that allergens will be avoided.)

 Please register to ensure we have enough supplies.

 

    Location: Community Room--LEFT SIDE
   12:30 PM  -  1:15 PM Fun Food for Kids: Grades 4-6  
    Contact: Shaler Youth Services   412-486-0211   Shaleryouthservices@gmail.com
   

Do you like cooking in the kitchen and making yummy food?  We will learn the basics of cooking along with preparing yummy treats based on a different theme each class.  Saturdays: June 9, July 14, and August 11.

(Caution! This class serves & prepares food so if your child has a food allergy the library cannot guarantee that allergens will be avoided.)

Please register to ensure we have sufficient supplies.

 

    Location: Community Room--LEFT SIDE
   7:00 PM  -  9:00 PM Teen program  

Monday June 11, 2018
   8:45 AM  -  9:45 AM Exercise Class for All Levels with John Uddstrom  
   

Class focuses on stretching, balance, body toning, and Tai Chi.  The class is offered twice per week, Monday and Friday mornings.  Cost is $2.00 per class, $10 per month, or $100 for the entire year.  Drop-ins allowed.  Must sign in and pay at the circulation desk.  Fees are payable to Shaler North Hills Library.

    Location: Community Room
   10:15 AM  -  10:45 AM Mother Goose  
    Contact: Shaler Youth Services   412-486-0211   shaleryouthservices@gmail.com
    Location: Community Room--LEFT SIDE
   11:00 AM  -  11:30 AM Reserve Reads!  
    Contact: Shaler Youth Services   412-486-0211   shaleryouthservices@gmail.com
   

Meet Miss Pennie at St. Aloysius Church at 3616 Mt Troy Rd, Pittsburgh, PA 15212 for stories, a craft and a great time! Mondays and Fridays: June 4 through August 17 at 11am. 

    Location: St. Aloyisus Church
   11:15 AM  -  11:45 AM Mother Goose  
    Contact: Shaler Youth Services   412-486-0211   shaleryouthservices@gmail.com
    Location: Community Room--LEFT SIDE
   12:15 PM  -  1:00 PM Lunch Bunch  
    Contact: Shaler Youth Services   412-486-0211   shaleryouthservices@gmail.com
    Location: Community Room--LEFT SIDE
   12:30 PM  -  2:30 PM What's Your Story  
   

Do you have some heart-felt stories from your life you'd like to write about and share with others?  Come join this writing group which works on sharing memoirs and life stories and helping each other improve writing style.  Meets twice a month.  No registration required.  Contact Cheryl McLaughlin.

    Location: Conference Room
   2:00 PM  -  3:30 PM Monday Movie Matinee  
    Contact: Shaler Youth Services   412-486-0211   shaleryouthservices@gmail.com
    Location: Community Room
   5:45 PM  -  6:30 PM But, I Want It!  
    Contact: Shaler Youth Services   412-486-0211   shaleryouthservices@gmail.com
   

Working on sharing and taking turns techniques before heading to kindergarten! For those entering kindergarten in the Fall of 2018. June 4, 11, 18, 25, and July 9 and 16. Please register: )

    Location: Reading Readiness Room (formerly Grow a Reader Room)
   6:00 PM  -  7:15 PM Book Babies at Night  
    Contact: Shaler Youth Services   412-486-0211   shaleryouthservices@gmail.com
    Location: Community Room--LEFT SIDE
   6:30 PM  -  8:00 PM Monday Night Book Group  
   

This book group reads a variety of both fiction and nonfiction materials. Meets monthly. No registration required. Contact Sharon McRae.

    Location: Conference Room
   6:45 PM  -  7:30 PM Let's Play Together!  
    Contact: Shaler Youth Services   412-486-0211   shaleryouthservices@gmail.com
   

Continuing social skills for children entering 1st grade in the Fall of 2018! June 4, 11, 18, 25, and July 9 and 16. Please register!

    Location: Reading Readiness Room (formerly Grow a Reader Room)

Tuesday June 12, 2018
   10:15 AM  -  11:00 AM Book Babies  
    Contact: Shaler Youth Services   412-486-0211   shaleryouthservices@gmail.com
    Location: Community Room--LEFT SIDE
   11:15 AM  -  12:00 PM Book Babies  
    Contact: Shaler Youth Services   412-486-0211   shaleryouthservices@gmail.com
    Location: Community Room--LEFT SIDE
   1:00 PM  -  4:00 PM SNHL Card Club  
   

This group of adults gathers weekly to play a varitey of card games.  From 500 bid to pinochle to other favorites.  Please come and meet new friends, hone your card-playing skills, and maybe learn new card games.  Meets weekly.  No registration required.  Contact Reference Services with questions.

    Location: Community Room--RIGHT SIDE
   2:00 PM  -  3:00 PM Home Grown Book Group  
   

You might be surprised by these good reads by authors right in your own backyard!  This book group reads a variety of books written by authors from the local Western Pa area.  Meets monthly. No registration required.  Contact Eileen Kruszewski.

    Location: Conference Room
   7:00 PM  -  7:45 PM Page Turners Book Club - ON HIATUS UNTIL MAY 2018  
    Contact: Shaler Youth Services   412-486-0211   shaleryouthservices@gmail.com
   

Join Cindy Binz for book discussion, crafts and a good time! For teens and young adult with exceptional abilities.

We are sorry, this program is on hiatus until May of 2018, please check back for more information.  

    Location: Conference Room

Wednesday June 13, 2018
   10:00 AM  -  12:00 PM Eckhart Tolle Discussion and Meditation Group  
   

New members are welcome as we discuss and meditate on Eckhart Tolle's works.  Meets weekly.  No registration required.  For more information contact Ken Herbold at 412-877-8287.

    Location: Conference Room
   10:15 AM  -  10:45 AM Toddler Fun  
    Contact: Shaler Youth Services   412-486-0211   shaleryouthservices@gmail.com
    Location: Community Room--LEFT SIDE
   11:15 AM  -  11:45 AM Toddler Fun  
    Contact: Shaler Youth Services   412-486-0211   shaleryouthservices@gmail.com
    Location: Community Room--LEFT SIDE
   1:00 PM  -  2:00 PM LEGO WeDo Robotics  
    Contact: Shaler Youth Services   412-486-0211   shaleryouthservices@gmail.com
    Location: Quiet Study
   2:00 PM  -  3:00 PM Knit & Crochet by the Books!  
   

Bring your knitting or crochet projects and join us for an hour of fellowship and information sharing.  Meets weekly, downstairs by the new fiction books.  No registration required.  Contact reference services with questions.

    Location: Downstairs--Reference & Art Gallery
   2:00 PM  -  5:00 PM Acrylic Painting with James Guentner  
   

Contact James Guentner at 412-486-7516 for details about supplies and fees.  Meets weekly.

    Location: Community Room--LEFT SIDE
   5:45 PM  -  6:30 PM But, I Want It!  
    Contact: Shaler Youth Services   412-486-0211   shaleryouthservices@gmail.com
   

Working on sharing and taking turns techniques before heading to kindergarten! For those entering kindergarten in the Fall of 2018! June 6, 13, 20, 27, and July 11 and 18. Please register: )

    Location: Reading Readiness Room (formerly Grow a Reader Room)
   6:15 PM  -  8:00 PM Readings in Alternative Everything facilitated by Richard Kajuth, Eds, PhD  
   

Are you interested in the various mysteries of the mind investigated by parapsychology, or the fields of alternative and holistic healing?  Would you like to explore theories about the nature of consciousness, mind/body/spirit connections and your health, or intriguing archeological findings that don't fit existing historical paradigms?  This is a book "study" group discussion that will focus on the central themes of each book for two to three monthly sessions.  Facilitated by Richard Kajuth, EdS, DD, a former educational consultant, now retired from the Ohio Department of Education.  He has been a lifelong student of various esoteric subjects, is a certified yoga teacher, has taught meditation for health and well-being sessions, and is the editor of two current books on  Eastern philosophy and religion.  Meets monthly. No registration required.  Contact Richard Kajuth. 

    Location: Quiet Study
   7:30 PM  -  9:00 PM SNHL Board of Directors Meeting  
    Location: Conference Room

Thursday June 14, 2018
   2:30 PM  -  2:45 PM You NEED to Hear This Story Storytime!  
    Contact: Shaler Youth Services   412-486-0211   shaleryouthservices@gmail.com
    Location: Reading Readiness Room (formerly Grow a Reader Room)
   4:30 PM  -  5:30 PM Inkspotters Teen Writing Group  
    Contact: Rachel Ross   412-486-0211   rossr@einetwork.net
   

Do you write stories, fanfiction, poetry, or blog posts? Need help picking the perfect character names? Join our weekly writing group and meet other writers! Talk, work on an existing project, or try a writing prompt. No registration required.

Thursdays, June 7--August 23

    Location: Yates Room
   7:00 PM  -  8:30 PM Teen Tabletop and Board Game Night  
    Contact: Kara Falck   412-486-0211   falckk@einetwork.net
   

Bring your games or play some of ours ! We'll have an assortment of board games like Apples to Apples, Sorry, Clue, Anomia, Catchphrase, Chess, cards and more. Snacks too!

Location: Yates Room, Teen Room

   7:00 PM  -  9:00 PM Art & Inspiration International  
   

Meets every Thursday at 7:00 pm.  No registration required.  Led by artist William Rock.  Artists and creators of all walks are invited to share their experience and expertise.  Various guest artists are scheduled from time to time.  Check the library newsletter for details.

Check out the podcast interviews of the special guests who have appeared at Art and Inspiration with William Rock over the years:  http://artandinspiration.podbean.com/

    Location: Community Room--LEFT SIDE

Friday June 15, 2018
   8:45 AM  -  9:45 AM Exercise Class for All Levels with John Uddstrom  
   

Class focuses on stretching, balance, body toning, and Tai Chi.  The class is offered twice per week, Monday and Friday mornings.  Cost is $2.00 per class, $10 per month, or $100 for the entire year.  Drop-ins allowed.  Must sign in and pay at the circulation desk.  Fees are payable to Shaler North Hills Library.

    Location: Community Room
   10:15 AM  -  10:45 AM Preschool Express  
    Contact: Shaler Youth Services   412-486-0211   shaleryouthservices@gmail.com
    Location: Community Room--LEFT SIDE
   11:00 AM  -  11:30 AM Parachute Play  
    Contact: Shaler Youth Services   412-486-0211   shaleryouthservices@gmail.com
    Location: Community Room--LEFT SIDE
   11:00 AM  -  11:30 AM Reserve Reads!  
    Contact: Shaler Youth Services   412-486-0211   shaleryouthservices@gmail.com
   

Meet Miss Pennie at St. Aloysius Church at 3616 Mt Troy Rd, Pittsburgh, PA 15212 for stories, a craft and a great time! Mondays and Fridays: June 4 through August 17 at 11am. 

    Location: St. Aloyisus Church
   12:00 PM  -  3:00 PM Quilt Group  
   

Hang out with other quilters, share ideas, and have a great time!  Meets weekly.  No registration required.  

    Location: Quiet Study
   12:15 PM  -  1:00 PM Lunch Bunch  
    Contact: Shaler Youth Services   412-486-0211   shaleryouthservices@gmail.com
    Location: Community Room--LEFT SIDE
   7:00 PM  -  8:30 PM Fairy Garden  
    Location: Community Room

Saturday June 16, 2018
   2:00 PM  -  4:00 PM North Hills Genealogists Writing Group  
    Location: Yates Room
   7:00 PM  -  8:30 PM Master Craft  
    Contact: Kara Falck   412-486-0211   falckk@einetwork.net
   

Are you crafty? Enter this wacky competition, or just watch for fun!  "Master Craft" is a DIY game show program styled after the TV shows Chopped and Iron Chef. Instead of food, you'll be given craft items in a basket, and in a race against the clock and your opponents, you'll try to create the most original craft with the same materials. Audience members will vote! Opportunities for individual and team competitions.


Location: Community Room


Monday June 18, 2018
   8:45 AM  -  9:45 AM Exercise Class for All Levels with John Uddstrom  
   

Class focuses on stretching, balance, body toning, and Tai Chi.  The class is offered twice per week, Monday and Friday mornings.  Cost is $2.00 per class, $10 per month, or $100 for the entire year.  Drop-ins allowed.  Must sign in and pay at the circulation desk.  Fees are payable to Shaler North Hills Library.

    Location: Community Room
   10:15 AM  -  10:45 AM Mother Goose  
    Contact: Shaler Youth Services   412-486-0211   shaleryouthservices@gmail.com
    Location: Community Room--LEFT SIDE
   11:00 AM  -  11:30 AM Reserve Reads!  
    Contact: Shaler Youth Services   412-486-0211   shaleryouthservices@gmail.com
   

Meet Miss Pennie at St. Aloysius Church at 3616 Mt Troy Rd, Pittsburgh, PA 15212 for stories, a craft and a great time! Mondays and Fridays: June 4 through August 17 at 11am. 

    Location: St. Aloyisus Church
   11:15 AM  -  11:45 AM Mother Goose  
    Contact: Shaler Youth Services   412-486-0211   shaleryouthservices@gmail.com
    Location: Community Room--LEFT SIDE
   12:15 PM  -  1:00 PM Lunch Bunch  
    Contact: Shaler Youth Services   412-486-0211   shaleryouthservices@gmail.com
    Location: Community Room--LEFT SIDE
   2:00 PM  -  3:30 PM Monday Movie Matinee  
    Contact: Shaler Youth Services   412-486-0211   shaleryouthservices@gmail.com
    Location: Community Room
   5:45 PM  -  6:30 PM But, I Want It!  
    Contact: Shaler Youth Services   412-486-0211   shaleryouthservices@gmail.com
   

Working on sharing and taking turns techniques before heading to kindergarten! For those entering kindergarten in the Fall of 2018. June 4, 11, 18, 25, and July 9 and 16. Please register: )

    Location: Reading Readiness Room (formerly Grow a Reader Room)
   6:00 PM  -  7:15 PM Book Babies at Night  
    Contact: Shaler Youth Services   412-486-0211   shaleryouthservices@gmail.com
    Location: Community Room--LEFT SIDE
   6:45 PM  -  7:30 PM Let's Play Together!  
    Contact: Shaler Youth Services   412-486-0211   shaleryouthservices@gmail.com
   

Continuing social skills for children entering 1st grade in the Fall of 2018! June 4, 11, 18, 25, and July 9 and 16. Please register!

    Location: Reading Readiness Room (formerly Grow a Reader Room)
   7:00 PM  -  8:00 PM Walk Bike Shaler  
    Location: Quiet Study

Tuesday June 19, 2018
   10:15 AM  -  11:00 AM Book Babies  
    Contact: Shaler Youth Services   412-486-0211   shaleryouthservices@gmail.com
    Location: Community Room--LEFT SIDE
   11:15 AM  -  12:00 PM Book Babies  
    Contact: Shaler Youth Services   412-486-0211   shaleryouthservices@gmail.com
    Location: Community Room--LEFT SIDE
   1:30 PM  -  3:30 PM The Trip is on Us!  
   

Films take us around the world.  Visit exotic places, other states, festivals and countries.  Popcorn served!  Meets monthly.  No registration required.  Contact Reference Services with questions.

    Location: Community Room--RIGHT SIDE
   5:30 PM  -  8:30 PM SNHL Card Club  
   

This group of adults gathers weekly to play a variety of card games.  From 500 bid to pinochle to other favorites.  Please come and meet new friends, hone your card-playing skills, and maybe learn new card games.  Meets weekly.  No registration required.  Contact Reference Services with questions.

    Location: Community Room--RIGHT SIDE
   7:00 PM  -  7:45 PM Page Turners Book Club - ON HIATUS UNTIL MAY 2018  
    Contact: Shaler Youth Services   412-486-0211   shaleryouthservices@gmail.com
   

Join Cindy Binz for book discussion, crafts and a good time! For teens and young adult with exceptional abilities.

We are sorry, this program is on hiatus until May of 2018, please check back for more information.  

    Location: Conference Room

Wednesday June 20, 2018
   10:00 AM  -  12:00 PM Eckhart Tolle Discussion and Meditation Group  
   

New members are welcome as we discuss and meditate on Eckhart Tolle's works.  Meets weekly.  No registration required.  For more information contact Ken Herbold at 412-877-8287.

    Location: Conference Room
   10:15 AM  -  10:45 AM Toddler Fun  
    Contact: Shaler Youth Services   412-486-0211   shaleryouthservices@gmail.com
    Location: Community Room--LEFT SIDE
   11:15 AM  -  11:45 AM Toddler Fun  
    Contact: Shaler Youth Services   412-486-0211   shaleryouthservices@gmail.com
    Location: Community Room--LEFT SIDE
   1:00 PM  -  2:00 PM LEGO WeDo Robotics  
    Contact: Shaler Youth Services   412-486-0211   shaleryouthservices@gmail.com
    Location: Quiet Study
   2:00 PM  -  3:00 PM Knit & Crochet by the Books!  
   

Bring your knitting or crochet projects and join us for an hour of fellowship and information sharing.  Meets weekly, downstairs by the new fiction books.  No registration required.  Contact reference services with questions.

    Location: Downstairs--Reference & Art Gallery
   2:00 PM  -  5:00 PM Acrylic Painting with James Guentner  
   

Contact James Guentner at 412-486-7516 for details about supplies and fees.  Meets weekly.

    Location: Community Room--LEFT SIDE
   5:45 PM  -  6:30 PM But, I Want It!  
    Contact: Shaler Youth Services   412-486-0211   shaleryouthservices@gmail.com
   

Working on sharing and taking turns techniques before heading to kindergarten! For those entering kindergarten in the Fall of 2018! June 6, 13, 20, 27, and July 11 and 18. Please register: )

    Location: Reading Readiness Room (formerly Grow a Reader Room)
   6:30 PM  -  8:00 PM Food for Thought Book Group  
   

This group is an exploration of food and cookbooks.  In 2018, the group will try new genres of cooking, do some "traveling" with world travel talks, cooking demonstrations and cookbook discussions.. Attendees prepare food on a theme to share with the group.  Meets monthly.  No registration required. 

    Location: Community Room--LEFT SIDE

Thursday June 21, 2018
   9:00 AM  -  11:00 AM Adult Services Meeting  
    Location: Conference Room
   2:30 PM  -  2:45 PM You NEED to Hear This Story Storytime!  
    Contact: Shaler Youth Services   412-486-0211   shaleryouthservices@gmail.com
    Location: Reading Readiness Room (formerly Grow a Reader Room)
   2:30 PM  -  4:00 PM Afternoon Mystery Book Group  
   

Love thrillers? Suspense? A good mystery? Join this group as we read the latest mystery & thriller books and discuss how well the author manages to "surprise" us. Titles range from classics to recent authors, puzzle mysteries to "killers."  Meets monthly. No registration required.  Contact Beth Lawry.

    Location: Downstairs--Large Print Program Room
   4:30 PM  -  5:30 PM Inkspotters Teen Writing Group  
    Contact: Rachel Ross   412-486-0211   rossr@einetwork.net
   

Do you write stories, fanfiction, poetry, or blog posts? Need help picking the perfect character names? Join our weekly writing group and meet other writers! Talk, work on an existing project, or try a writing prompt. No registration required.

Thursdays, June 7--August 23

    Location: Yates Room
   7:00 PM  -  8:30 PM Teen Tabletop and Board Game Night  
    Contact: Kara Falck   412-486-0211   falckk@einetwork.net
   

Location: Yates Room, Teen Room

   7:00 PM  -  9:00 PM Art & Inspiration International  
   

Meets every Thursday at 7:00 pm.  No registration required.  Led by artist William Rock.  Artists and creators of all walks are invited to share their experience and expertise.  Various guest artists are scheduled from time to time.  Check the library newsletter for details.

Check out the podcast interviews of the special guests who have appeared at Art and Inspiration with William Rock over the years:  http://artandinspiration.podbean.com/

    Location: Community Room--LEFT SIDE

Friday June 22, 2018
   8:45 AM  -  9:45 AM Exercise Class for All Levels with John Uddstrom  
   

Class focuses on stretching, balance, body toning, and Tai Chi.  The class is offered twice per week, Monday and Friday mornings.  Cost is $2.00 per class, $10 per month, or $100 for the entire year.  Drop-ins allowed.  Must sign in and pay at the circulation desk.  Fees are payable to Shaler North Hills Library.

    Location: Community Room
   10:15 AM  -  10:45 AM Preschool Express  
    Contact: Shaler Youth Services   412-486-0211   shaleryouthservices@gmail.com
    Location: Community Room--LEFT SIDE
   11:00 AM  -  11:30 AM Parachute Play  
    Contact: Shaler Youth Services   412-486-0211   shaleryouthservices@gmail.com
    Location: Community Room--LEFT SIDE
   11:00 AM  -  11:30 AM Reserve Reads!  
    Contact: Shaler Youth Services   412-486-0211   shaleryouthservices@gmail.com
   

Meet Miss Pennie at St. Aloysius Church at 3616 Mt Troy Rd, Pittsburgh, PA 15212 for stories, a craft and a great time! Mondays and Fridays: June 4 through August 17 at 11am. 

    Location: St. Aloyisus Church
   12:00 PM  -  3:00 PM Quilt Group  
   

Hang out with other quilters, share ideas, and have a great time!  Meets weekly.  No registration required.  

    Location: Quiet Study
   12:15 PM  -  1:00 PM Lunch Bunch  
    Contact: Shaler Youth Services   412-486-0211   shaleryouthservices@gmail.com
    Location: Community Room--LEFT SIDE

Sunday June 24, 2018
   11:00 AM  -  3:00 PM Garden Tour! Sponsored by the Shaler Garden Club!  
    Location: Downstairs--Reference & Art Gallery
   11:00 AM  -  3:00 PM Private party  
    Location: Community Room

Monday June 25, 2018
   8:45 AM  -  9:45 AM Exercise Class for All Levels with John Uddstrom  
   

Class focuses on stretching, balance, body toning, and Tai Chi.  The class is offered twice per week, Monday and Friday mornings.  Cost is $2.00 per class, $10 per month, or $100 for the entire year.  Drop-ins allowed.  Must sign in and pay at the circulation desk.  Fees are payable to Shaler North Hills Library.

    Location: Community Room
   10:15 AM  -  10:45 AM Mother Goose  
    Contact: Shaler Youth Services   412-486-0211   shaleryouthservices@gmail.com
    Location: Community Room--LEFT SIDE
   11:00 AM  -  11:30 AM Reserve Reads!  
    Contact: Shaler Youth Services   412-486-0211   shaleryouthservices@gmail.com
   

Meet Miss Pennie at St. Aloysius Church at 3616 Mt Troy Rd, Pittsburgh, PA 15212 for stories, a craft and a great time! Mondays and Fridays: June 4 through August 17 at 11am. 

    Location: St. Aloyisus Church
   11:15 AM  -  11:45 AM Mother Goose  
    Contact: Shaler Youth Services   412-486-0211   shaleryouthservices@gmail.com
    Location: Community Room--LEFT SIDE
   12:15 PM  -  1:00 PM Lunch Bunch  
    Contact: Shaler Youth Services   412-486-0211   shaleryouthservices@gmail.com
    Location: Community Room--LEFT SIDE
   12:30 PM  -  2:30 PM What's Your Story  
   

Do you have some heart-felt stories from your life you'd like to write about and share with others?  Come join this writing group which works on sharing memoirs and life stories and helping each other improve writing style.  Meets twice a month.  No registration required.  Contact Cheryl McLaughlin.

    Location: Conference Room
   2:00 PM  -  3:30 PM Monday Movie Matinee  
    Contact: Shaler Youth Services   412-486-0211   shaleryouthservices@gmail.com
    Location: Community Room
   5:45 PM  -  6:30 PM But, I Want It!  
    Contact: Shaler Youth Services   412-486-0211   shaleryouthservices@gmail.com
   

Working on sharing and taking turns techniques before heading to kindergarten! For those entering kindergarten in the Fall of 2018. June 4, 11, 18, 25, and July 9 and 16. Please register: )

    Location: Reading Readiness Room (formerly Grow a Reader Room)
   6:00 PM  -  7:15 PM Book Babies at Night  
    Contact: Shaler Youth Services   412-486-0211   shaleryouthservices@gmail.com
    Location: Community Room--LEFT SIDE
   6:45 PM  -  7:30 PM Let's Play Together!  
    Contact: Shaler Youth Services   412-486-0211   shaleryouthservices@gmail.com
   

Continuing social skills for children entering 1st grade in the Fall of 2018! June 4, 11, 18, 25, and July 9 and 16. Please register!

    Location: Reading Readiness Room (formerly Grow a Reader Room)

Tuesday June 26, 2018
   10:15 AM  -  11:00 AM Book Babies  
    Contact: Shaler Youth Services   412-486-0211   shaleryouthservices@gmail.com
    Location: Community Room--LEFT SIDE
   11:15 AM  -  12:00 PM Book Babies  
    Contact: Shaler Youth Services   412-486-0211   shaleryouthservices@gmail.com
    Location: Community Room--LEFT SIDE
   1:00 PM  -  2:00 PM Hot Topics with Attorney Carolyn Russ  
   

ESTATE PLANS FOUND ON THE INTERNET:  GOOD IDEA, OR BAD?

Many websites provide templates for wills and other estate planning documents. The documents can be easily and cheaply created, sometimes with “interesting” results.  We will talk about who might benefit from on-line documents, and some of the pitfalls that come with do-it-yourself estate planning.

Please register on our website:  shalerlibrary.org  or by calling the library at 412-486-0211

 

    Location: Downstairs--Large Print Program Room
   1:00 PM  -  4:00 PM SNHL Card Club  
   

This group of adults gathers weekly to play a varitey of card games.  From 500 bid to pinochle to other favorites.  Please come and meet new friends, hone your card-playing skills, and maybe learn new card games.  Meets weekly.  No registration required.  Contact Reference Services with questions.

    Location: Community Room--RIGHT SIDE
   2:00 PM  -  4:00 PM Nonfiction Book Group  
   

Love a true story?  Interested in exploring different subjects or learning more about famous people?   This book group  reads the latest nonfiction books and biographies.  Meets monthly.  No registration required  Contact Ingrid Kalchthaler.

    Location: Conference Room
   7:00 PM  -  7:45 PM Page Turners Book Club - ON HIATUS UNTIL MAY 2018  
    Contact: Shaler Youth Services   412-486-0211   shaleryouthservices@gmail.com
   

Join Cindy Binz for book discussion, crafts and a good time! For teens and young adult with exceptional abilities.

We are sorry, this program is on hiatus until May of 2018, please check back for more information.  

    Location: Conference Room

Wednesday June 27, 2018
   10:00 AM  -  12:00 PM Eckhart Tolle Discussion and Meditation Group  
   

New members are welcome as we discuss and meditate on Eckhart Tolle's works.  Meets weekly.  No registration required.  For more information contact Ken Herbold at 412-877-8287.

    Location: Conference Room
   10:15 AM  -  10:45 AM Toddler Fun  
    Contact: Shaler Youth Services   412-486-0211   shaleryouthservices@gmail.com
    Location: Community Room--LEFT SIDE
   11:15 AM  -  11:45 AM Toddler Fun  
    Contact: Shaler Youth Services   412-486-0211   shaleryouthservices@gmail.com
    Location: Community Room--LEFT SIDE
   12:30 PM  -  2:30 PM Independence Professionals  
    Location: Quiet Study
   1:00 PM  -  2:00 PM LEGO WeDo Robotics  
    Contact: Shaler Youth Services   412-486-0211   shaleryouthservices@gmail.com
    Location: Conference Room
   2:00 PM  -  3:00 PM Knit & Crochet by the Books!  
   

Bring your knitting or crochet projects and join us for an hour of fellowship and information sharing.  Meets weekly, downstairs by the new fiction books.  No registration required.  Contact reference services with questions.

    Location: Downstairs--Reference & Art Gallery
   2:00 PM  -  5:00 PM Acrylic Painting with James Guentner  
   

Contact James Guentner at 412-486-7516 for details about supplies and fees.  Meets weekly.

    Location: Community Room--LEFT SIDE
   5:45 PM  -  6:30 PM But, I Want It!  
    Contact: Shaler Youth Services   412-486-0211   shaleryouthservices@gmail.com
   

Working on sharing and taking turns techniques before heading to kindergarten! For those entering kindergarten in the Fall of 2018! June 6, 13, 20, 27, and July 11 and 18. Please register: )

    Location: Reading Readiness Room (formerly Grow a Reader Room)
   6:00 PM  -  8:00 PM PA Genealogy  
    Location: Conference Room

Thursday June 28, 2018
   2:30 PM  -  2:45 PM You NEED to Hear This Story Storytime!  
    Contact: Shaler Youth Services   412-486-0211   shaleryouthservices@gmail.com
    Location: Reading Readiness Room (formerly Grow a Reader Room)
   4:00 PM  -  9:00 PM Art & Inspiration International  
   

ART EXHIBIT TAKE DOWN 4:00-7:00 PM

Meets every Thursday at 7:00 pm.  No registration required.  Led by artist William Rock.  Artists and creators of all walks are invited to share their experience and expertise.  Various guest artists are scheduled from time to time.  Check the library newsletter for details.

Check out the podcast interviews of the special guests who have appeared at Art and Inspiration with William Rock over the years:  http://artandinspiration.podbean.com/

    Location: Community Room--LEFT SIDE
   4:30 PM  -  5:30 PM Inkspotters Teen Writing Group  
    Contact: Rachel Ross   412-486-0211   rossr@einetwork.net
   

Do you write stories, fanfiction, poetry, or blog posts? Need help picking the perfect character names? Join our weekly writing group and meet other writers! Talk, work on an existing project, or try a writing prompt. No registration required.

Thursdays, June 7--August 23

    Location: Yates Room
   7:00 PM  -  8:30 PM Teen Tabletop and Board Game Night  
    Contact: Kara Falck   412-486-0211   falckk@einetwork.net
   

Location: Yates Room, Teen Room


Friday June 29, 2018
   8:45 AM  -  9:45 AM Exercise Class for All Levels with John Uddstrom  
   

Class focuses on stretching, balance, body toning, and Tai Chi.  The class is offered twice per week, Monday and Friday mornings.  Cost is $2.00 per class, $10 per month, or $100 for the entire year.  Drop-ins allowed.  Must sign in and pay at the circulation desk.  Fees are payable to Shaler North Hills Library.

    Location: Community Room
   10:15 AM  -  10:45 AM Preschool Express  
    Contact: Shaler Youth Services   412-486-0211   shaleryouthservices@gmail.com
    Location: Community Room--LEFT SIDE
   11:00 AM  -  11:30 AM Parachute Play  
    Contact: Shaler Youth Services   412-486-0211   shaleryouthservices@gmail.com
    Location: Community Room--LEFT SIDE
   11:00 AM  -  11:30 AM Reserve Reads!  
    Contact: Shaler Youth Services   412-486-0211   shaleryouthservices@gmail.com
   

Meet Miss Pennie at St. Aloysius Church at 3616 Mt Troy Rd, Pittsburgh, PA 15212 for stories, a craft and a great time! Mondays and Fridays: June 4 through August 17 at 11am. 

    Location: St. Aloyisus Church
   12:00 PM  -  3:00 PM Quilt Group  
   

Hang out with other quilters, share ideas, and have a great time!  Meets weekly.  No registration required.  

    Location: Quiet Study
   12:15 PM  -  1:00 PM Lunch Bunch  
    Contact: Shaler Youth Services   412-486-0211   shaleryouthservices@gmail.com
    Location: Community Room--LEFT SIDE
   1:30 PM  -  3:30 PM Movies in the Afternoon  
   

Come join others in watching movies-from classic to new releases, popular films to arthouse showings.  Popcorn served!  Meets monthly.  No registration required.  Contact Reference Services with questions.

    Location: Yates Room
   7:00 PM  -  9:00 PM Fandom Friday! Harry Potter Night for Teens  
    Contact: Kara Falck   412-486-0211   falckk@einetwork.net
   

Watch parts of the Harry Potter movies, and enjoy games, puzzles, cosplay, and treats from Honeydukes and The Three Broomsticks. Prizes for Best Dressed! Grades 7 and up.

Location: Community Room, Teen Room


Saturday June 30, 2018
   6:30 PM  -  8:30 PM American Girl Saturdays  
    Contact: Shaler Youth Services   412-486-0211   Shaleryouthservices@gmail.com
   

Come, bring your favorite doll, if you like!  Stories, crafts, and a look back in time.  For those in grades K and up.  As a courtesy please register for each program to ensure sufficient supplies are available.  Many thanks!

Saturdays: June 30 (Kit Kittridge), July 28 (American Girl Doll Beach Party), August 25 (Mia St Clair), September 22(Marie Grace & Cecile Ray)

 

    Location: Juvenile Fiction Room

Monday July 2, 2018
   8:45 AM  -  9:45 AM Exercise Class for All Levels with John Uddstrom  
   

Class focuses on stretching, balance, body toning, and Tai Chi.  The class is offered twice per week, Monday and Friday mornings.  Cost is $2.00 per class, $10 per month, or $100 for the entire year.  Drop-ins allowed.  Must sign in and pay at the circulation desk.  Fees are payable to Shaler North Hills Library.

    Location: Community Room
   10:15 AM  -  10:45 AM Mother Goose  
    Contact: Shaler Youth Services   412-486-0211   shaleryouthservices@gmail.com
    Location: Community Room--LEFT SIDE
   11:00 AM  -  11:30 AM Reserve Reads!  
    Contact: Shaler Youth Services   412-486-0211   shaleryouthservices@gmail.com
   

Meet Miss Pennie at St. Aloysius Church at 3616 Mt Troy Rd, Pittsburgh, PA 15212 for stories, a craft and a great time! Mondays and Fridays: June 4 through August 17 at 11am. 

    Location: St. Aloyisus Church
   11:15 AM  -  11:45 AM Mother Goose  
    Contact: Shaler Youth Services   412-486-0211   shaleryouthservices@gmail.com
    Location: Community Room--LEFT SIDE
   12:15 PM  -  1:00 PM Lunch Bunch  
    Contact: Shaler Youth Services   412-486-0211   shaleryouthservices@gmail.com
    Location: Community Room--LEFT SIDE
   2:00 PM  -  3:30 PM Monday Movie Matinee  
    Contact: Shaler Youth Services   412-486-0211   shaleryouthservices@gmail.com
    Location: Community Room
   6:00 PM  -  7:15 PM Book Babies at Night  
    Contact: Shaler Youth Services   412-486-0211   shaleryouthservices@gmail.com
    Location: Community Room--LEFT SIDE

Tuesday July 3, 2018
   10:15 AM  -  11:00 AM Book Babies  
    Contact: Shaler Youth Services   412-486-0211   shaleryouthservices@gmail.com
    Location: Community Room--LEFT SIDE
   11:15 AM  -  12:00 PM Book Babies  
    Contact: Shaler Youth Services   412-486-0211   shaleryouthservices@gmail.com
    Location: Community Room--LEFT SIDE
   5:30 PM  -  8:30 PM SNHL Card Club  
   

This group of adults gathers weekly to play a variety of card games.  From 500 bid to pinochle to other favorites.  Please come and meet new friends, hone your card-playing skills, and maybe learn new card games.  Meets weekly.  No registration required.  Contact Reference Services with questions.

    Location: Community Room--RIGHT SIDE
   7:00 PM  -  7:45 PM Page Turners Book Club - ON HIATUS UNTIL MAY 2018  
    Contact: Shaler Youth Services   412-486-0211   shaleryouthservices@gmail.com
   

Join Cindy Binz for book discussion, crafts and a good time! For teens and young adult with exceptional abilities.

We are sorry, this program is on hiatus until May of 2018, please check back for more information.  

    Location: Conference Room

Thursday July 5, 2018
   2:30 PM  -  2:45 PM You NEED to Hear This Story Storytime!  
    Contact: Shaler Youth Services   412-486-0211   shaleryouthservices@gmail.com
    Location: Reading Readiness Room (formerly Grow a Reader Room)
   4:30 PM  -  5:30 PM Inkspotters Teen Writing Group  
    Contact: Rachel Ross   412-486-0211   rossr@einetwork.net
   

Do you write stories, fanfiction, poetry, or blog posts? Need help picking the perfect character names? Join our weekly writing group and meet other writers! Talk, work on an existing project, or try a writing prompt. No registration required.

Thursdays, June 7--August 23

    Location: Yates Room
   6:30 PM  -  8:00 PM Game Night for Adults  
   

Open to new players and games.   Bring a favorite game, a friend,and a snack to share.  Meets monthly.  No registration required.  Contact Reference Services with questions.

    Location: Community Room--RIGHT SIDE
   7:00 PM  -  8:30 PM Teen Tabletop and Board Game Night  
    Contact: Kara Falck   412-486-0211   falckk@einetwork.net
   

Location: Yates Room, Teen Room

   7:00 PM  -  9:00 PM Art & Inspiration International  
   

Meets every Thursday at 7:00 pm.  No registration required.  Led by artist William Rock.  Artists and creators of all walks are invited to share their experience and expertise.  Various guest artists are scheduled from time to time.  Check the library newsletter for details.

Check out the podcast interviews of the special guests who have appeared at Art and Inspiration with William Rock over the years:  http://artandinspiration.podbean.com/

    Location: Community Room--LEFT SIDE

Friday July 6, 2018
   8:45 AM  -  9:45 AM Exercise Class for All Levels with John Uddstrom  
   

Class focuses on stretching, balance, body toning, and Tai Chi.  The class is offered twice per week, Monday and Friday mornings.  Cost is $2.00 per class, $10 per month, or $100 for the entire year.  Drop-ins allowed.  Must sign in and pay at the circulation desk.  Fees are payable to Shaler North Hills Library.

    Location: Community Room
   10:15 AM  -  10:45 AM Preschool Express  
    Contact: Shaler Youth Services   412-486-0211   shaleryouthservices@gmail.com
    Location: Community Room--LEFT SIDE
   11:00 AM  -  11:30 AM Parachute Play  
    Contact: Shaler Youth Services   412-486-0211   shaleryouthservices@gmail.com
    Location: Community Room--LEFT SIDE
   11:00 AM  -  11:30 AM Reserve Reads!  
    Contact: Shaler Youth Services   412-486-0211   shaleryouthservices@gmail.com
   

Meet Miss Pennie at St. Aloysius Church at 3616 Mt Troy Rd, Pittsburgh, PA 15212 for stories, a craft and a great time! Mondays and Fridays: June 4 through August 17 at 11am. 

    Location: St. Aloyisus Church
   12:00 PM  -  3:00 PM Quilt Group  
   

Hang out with other quilters, share ideas, and have a great time!  Meets weekly.  No registration required.  

    Location: Quiet Study
   12:15 PM  -  1:00 PM Lunch Bunch  
    Contact: Shaler Youth Services   412-486-0211   shaleryouthservices@gmail.com
    Location: Community Room--LEFT SIDE

Saturday July 7, 2018
   7:00 PM  -  8:30 PM Teen Program  

Monday July 9, 2018
   8:45 AM  -  9:45 AM Exercise Class for All Levels with John Uddstrom  
   

Class focuses on stretching, balance, body toning, and Tai Chi.  The class is offered twice per week, Monday and Friday mornings.  Cost is $2.00 per class, $10 per month, or $100 for the entire year.  Drop-ins allowed.  Must sign in and pay at the circulation desk.  Fees are payable to Shaler North Hills Library.

    Location: Community Room
   10:15 AM  -  10:45 AM Mother Goose  
    Contact: Shaler Youth Services   412-486-0211   shaleryouthservices@gmail.com
    Location: Community Room--LEFT SIDE
   11:00 AM  -  11:30 AM Reserve Reads!  
    Contact: Shaler Youth Services   412-486-0211   shaleryouthservices@gmail.com
   

Meet Miss Pennie at St. Aloysius Church at 3616 Mt Troy Rd, Pittsburgh, PA 15212 for stories, a craft and a great time! Mondays and Fridays: June 4 through August 17 at 11am. 

    Location: St. Aloyisus Church
   11:15 AM  -  11:45 AM Mother Goose  
    Contact: Shaler Youth Services   412-486-0211   shaleryouthservices@gmail.com
    Location: Community Room--LEFT SIDE
   12:15 PM  -  1:00 PM Lunch Bunch  
    Contact: Shaler Youth Services   412-486-0211   shaleryouthservices@gmail.com
    Location: Community Room--LEFT SIDE
   12:30 PM  -  2:30 PM What's Your Story  
   

Do you have some heart-felt stories from your life you'd like to write about and share with others?  Come join this writing group which works on sharing memoirs and life stories and helping each other improve writing style.  Meets twice a month.  No registration required.  Contact Cheryl McLaughlin.

    Location: Conference Room
   2:00 PM  -  3:30 PM Monday Movie Matinee  
    Contact: Shaler Youth Services   412-486-0211   shaleryouthservices@gmail.com
    Location: Community Room
   5:45 PM  -  6:30 PM But, I Want It!  
    Contact: Shaler Youth Services   412-486-0211   shaleryouthservices@gmail.com
   

Working on sharing and taking turns techniques before heading to kindergarten! For those entering kindergarten in the Fall of 2018. June 4, 11, 18, 25, and July 9 and 16. Please register: )

    Location: Reading Readiness Room (formerly Grow a Reader Room)
   6:00 PM  -  7:15 PM Book Babies at Night  
    Contact: Shaler Youth Services   412-486-0211   shaleryouthservices@gmail.com
    Location: Community Room--LEFT SIDE
   6:30 PM  -  8:00 PM Monday Night Book Group  
   

This book group reads a variety of both fiction and nonfiction materials. Meets monthly. No registration required. Contact Sharon McRae.

    Location: Conference Room
   6:45 PM  -  7:30 PM Let's Play Together!  
    Contact: Shaler Youth Services   412-486-0211   shaleryouthservices@gmail.com
   

Continuing social skills for children entering 1st grade in the Fall of 2018! June 4, 11, 18, 25, and July 9 and 16. Please register!

    Location: Reading Readiness Room (formerly Grow a Reader Room)

Tuesday July 10, 2018
   10:15 AM  -  11:00 AM Book Babies  
    Contact: Shaler Youth Services   412-486-0211   shaleryouthservices@gmail.com
    Location: Community Room--LEFT SIDE
   11:15 AM  -  12:00 PM Book Babies  
    Contact: Shaler Youth Services   412-486-0211   shaleryouthservices@gmail.com
    Location: Community Room--LEFT SIDE
   1:00 PM  -  4:00 PM SNHL Card Club  
   

This group of adults gathers weekly to play a varitey of card games.  From 500 bid to pinochle to other favorites.  Please come and meet new friends, hone your card-playing skills, and maybe learn new card games.  Meets weekly.  No registration required.  Contact Reference Services with questions.

    Location: Community Room--RIGHT SIDE
   2:00 PM  -  3:00 PM Home Grown Book Group  
   

You might be surprised by these good reads by authors right in your own backyard!  This book group reads a variety of books written by authors from the local Western Pa area.  Meets monthly. No registration required.  Contact Eileen Kruszewski.

    Location: Conference Room
   7:00 PM  -  7:45 PM Page Turners Book Club - ON HIATUS UNTIL MAY 2018  
    Contact: Shaler Youth Services   412-486-0211   shaleryouthservices@gmail.com
   

Join Cindy Binz for book discussion, crafts and a good time! For teens and young adult with exceptional abilities.

We are sorry, this program is on hiatus until May of 2018, please check back for more information.  

    Location: Conference Room

Wednesday July 11, 2018
   10:00 AM  -  12:00 PM Eckhart Tolle Discussion and Meditation Group  
   

New members are welcome as we discuss and meditate on Eckhart Tolle's works.  Meets weekly.  No registration required.  For more information contact Ken Herbold at 412-877-8287.

    Location: Conference Room
   10:15 AM  -  10:45 AM Toddler Fun  
    Contact: Shaler Youth Services   412-486-0211   shaleryouthservices@gmail.com
    Location: Community Room--LEFT SIDE
   11:15 AM  -  11:45 AM Toddler Fun  
    Contact: Shaler Youth Services   412-486-0211   shaleryouthservices@gmail.com
    Location: Community Room--LEFT SIDE
   1:00 PM  -  2:00 PM LEGO WeDo Robotics  
    Contact: Shaler Youth Services   412-486-0211   shaleryouthservices@gmail.com
    Location: Quiet Study
   2:00 PM  -  3:00 PM Knit & Crochet by the Books!  
   

ALL TANGLED UP? NEED TO UNWIND? EXPLORE THE ART OF KNITTING AND CROCHET!  Learn how to knit or crochet with the SNHL Knit & Crochet Group on the first Wednesday of the month then join the group that meets every Wednesday from 2:00 to 3:00 p.m. All materials provided!

Bring your knitting or crochet projects and join us for an hour of fellowship and information sharing.  Meets weekly, downstairs by the new fiction books.  No registration required.  Contact reference services with questions.

    Location: Downstairs--Reference & Art Gallery
   2:00 PM  -  5:00 PM Acrylic Painting with James Guentner  
   

Contact James Guentner at 412-486-7516 for details about supplies and fees.  Meets weekly.

    Location: Community Room--LEFT SIDE
   5:45 PM  -  6:30 PM But, I Want It!  
    Contact: Shaler Youth Services   412-486-0211   shaleryouthservices@gmail.com
   

Working on sharing and taking turns techniques before heading to kindergarten! For those entering kindergarten in the Fall of 2018! June 6, 13, 20, 27, and July 11 and 18. Please register: )

    Location: Reading Readiness Room (formerly Grow a Reader Room)
   6:15 PM  -  8:00 PM Readings in Alternative Everything facilitated by Richard Kajuth, Eds, PhD  
   

Are you interested in the various mysteries of the mind investigated by parapsychology, or the fields of alternative and holistic healing?  Would you like to explore theories about the nature of consciousness, mind/body/spirit connections and your health, or intriguing archeological findings that don't fit existing historical paradigms?  This is a book "study" group discussion that will focus on the central themes of each book for two to three monthly sessions.  Facilitated by Richard Kajuth, EdS, DD, a former educational consultant, now retired from the Ohio Department of Education.  He has been a lifelong student of various esoteric subjects, is a certified yoga teacher, has taught meditation for health and well-being sessions, and is the editor of two current books on  Eastern philosophy and religion.  Meets monthly. No registration required.  Contact Richard Kajuth. 

    Location: Quiet Study

Thursday July 12, 2018
   2:30 PM  -  2:45 PM You NEED to Hear This Story Storytime!  
    Contact: Shaler Youth Services   412-486-0211   shaleryouthservices@gmail.com
    Location: Reading Readiness Room (formerly Grow a Reader Room)
   4:30 PM  -  5:30 PM Inkspotters Teen Writing Group  
    Contact: Rachel Ross   412-486-0211   rossr@einetwork.net
   

Do you write stories, fanfiction, poetry, or blog posts? Need help picking the perfect character names? Join our weekly writing group and meet other writers! Talk, work on an existing project, or try a writing prompt. No registration required.

Thursdays, June 7--August 23

    Location: Yates Room
   5:00 PM  -  8:00 PM UPMC for Life Seminar  
    Location: Conference Room
   7:00 PM  -  8:30 PM Teen Tabletop and Board Game Night  
    Contact: Kara Falck   412-486-0211   falckk@einetwork.net
   

Location: Yates Room, Teen Room

   7:00 PM  -  9:00 PM Art & Inspiration International  
   

Meets every Thursday at 7:00 pm.  No registration required.  Led by artist William Rock.  Artists and creators of all walks are invited to share their experience and expertise.  Various guest artists are scheduled from time to time.  Check the library newsletter for details.

Check out the podcast interviews of the special guests who have appeared at Art and Inspiration with William Rock over the years:  http://artandinspiration.podbean.com/

    Location: Community Room--LEFT SIDE

Friday July 13, 2018
   8:45 AM  -  9:45 AM Exercise Class for All Levels with John Uddstrom  
   

Class focuses on stretching, balance, body toning, and Tai Chi.  The class is offered twice per week, Monday and Friday mornings.  Cost is $2.00 per class, $10 per month, or $100 for the entire year.  Drop-ins allowed.  Must sign in and pay at the circulation desk.  Fees are payable to Shaler North Hills Library.

    Location: Community Room
   10:15 AM  -  10:45 AM Preschool Express  
    Contact: Shaler Youth Services   412-486-0211   shaleryouthservices@gmail.com
    Location: Community Room--LEFT SIDE
   11:00 AM  -  11:30 AM Parachute Play  
    Contact: Shaler Youth Services   412-486-0211   shaleryouthservices@gmail.com
    Location: Community Room--LEFT SIDE
   11:00 AM  -  11:30 AM Reserve Reads!  
    Contact: Shaler Youth Services   412-486-0211   shaleryouthservices@gmail.com
   

Meet Miss Pennie at St. Aloysius Church at 3616 Mt Troy Rd, Pittsburgh, PA 15212 for stories, a craft and a great time! Mondays and Fridays: June 4 through August 17 at 11am. 

    Location: St. Aloyisus Church
   12:00 PM  -  3:00 PM Quilt Group  
   

Hang out with other quilters, share ideas, and have a great time!  Meets weekly.  No registration required.  

    Location: Quiet Study
   12:15 PM  -  1:00 PM Lunch Bunch  
    Contact: Shaler Youth Services   412-486-0211   shaleryouthservices@gmail.com
    Location: Community Room--LEFT SIDE
   7:00 PM  -  9:00 PM Fandom Friday! Doctor Who Night for Teens!  
    Contact: Kara Falck   412-486-0211   falckk@einetwork.net
   

Watch episodes of Doctor Who, play games, cosplay, and enjoy foods inspired by The Doctor, such as sonic screwdriver chocolate covered pretzels and Tardis s'mores dip!

Location: Community Room


Saturday July 14, 2018
   11:00 AM  -  11:45 AM Fun Food for Kids: Grades K-3  
    Contact: Shaler Youth Services   412-486-0211   shaleryouthservices@gmail.com
   

Do you like cooking in the kitchen and making yummy food?  We will learn the basics of cooking along with preparing yummy treats based on a different theme each class.  Saturdays: June 9, July 14, and August 11.

(Caution! This class serves & prepares food so if your child has a food allergy the library cannot guarantee that allergens will be avoided.)

 Please register to ensure we have enough supplies.

 

    Location: Community Room--LEFT SIDE
   12:30 PM  -  1:15 PM Fun Food for Kids: Grades 4-6  
    Contact: Shaler Youth Services   412-486-0211   Shaleryouthservices@gmail.com
   

Do you like cooking in the kitchen and making yummy food?  We will learn the basics of cooking along with preparing yummy treats based on a different theme each class.  Saturdays: June 9, July 14, and August 11.

(Caution! This class serves & prepares food so if your child has a food allergy the library cannot guarantee that allergens will be avoided.)

Please register to ensure we have sufficient supplies.

 

    Location: Community Room--LEFT SIDE
   7:00 PM  -  8:30 PM Teen Ice Cream Sandwich Taste-Off  
    Contact: Kara Falck   412-486-0211   falckk@einetwork.net
   

Celebrate National Ice Cream Day and enter our Baking Contest!  We'll provide the ice cream; you provide your best home-baked cookie to make the most delicious ice cream sandwich! Everyone gets to sample the entries and vote on their favorite. There will be a $20 cash prize for the winner. Afterwards, we will "kind-bomb" the library with random notes of kindess.

* If you have a food allergy, please let Kara at the Library know so we can provide an allergen-free ice cream for you, or you can bring your own.   falckk@einetwork.net

Location: Whole Library


Monday July 16, 2018
   8:45 AM  -  9:45 AM Exercise Class for All Levels with John Uddstrom  
   

Class focuses on stretching, balance, body toning, and Tai Chi.  The class is offered twice per week, Monday and Friday mornings.  Cost is $2.00 per class, $10 per month, or $100 for the entire year.  Drop-ins allowed.  Must sign in and pay at the circulation desk.  Fees are payable to Shaler North Hills Library.

    Location: Community Room
   10:15 AM  -  10:45 AM Mother Goose  
    Contact: Shaler Youth Services   412-486-0211   shaleryouthservices@gmail.com
    Location: Community Room--LEFT SIDE
   11:00 AM  -  11:30 AM Reserve Reads!  
    Contact: Shaler Youth Services   412-486-0211   shaleryouthservices@gmail.com
   

Meet Miss Pennie at St. Aloysius Church at 3616 Mt Troy Rd, Pittsburgh, PA 15212 for stories, a craft and a great time! Mondays and Fridays: June 4 through August 17 at 11am. 

    Location: St. Aloyisus Church
   11:15 AM  -  11:45 AM Mother Goose  
    Contact: Shaler Youth Services   412-486-0211   shaleryouthservices@gmail.com
    Location: Community Room--LEFT SIDE
   12:15 PM  -  1:00 PM Lunch Bunch  
    Contact: Shaler Youth Services   412-486-0211   shaleryouthservices@gmail.com
    Location: Community Room--LEFT SIDE
   2:00 PM  -  3:30 PM Monday Movie Matinee  
    Contact: Shaler Youth Services   412-486-0211   shaleryouthservices@gmail.com
    Location: Community Room
   5:45 PM  -  6:30 PM But, I Want It!  
    Contact: Shaler Youth Services   412-486-0211   shaleryouthservices@gmail.com
   

Working on sharing and taking turns techniques before heading to kindergarten! For those entering kindergarten in the Fall of 2018. June 4, 11, 18, 25, and July 9 and 16. Please register: )

    Location: Reading Readiness Room (formerly Grow a Reader Room)
   6:00 PM  -  7:15 PM Book Babies at Night  
    Contact: Shaler Youth Services   412-486-0211   shaleryouthservices@gmail.com
    Location: Community Room--LEFT SIDE
   6:45 PM  -  7:30 PM Let's Play Together!  
    Contact: Shaler Youth Services   412-486-0211   shaleryouthservices@gmail.com
   

Continuing social skills for children entering 1st grade in the Fall of 2018! June 4, 11, 18, 25, and July 9 and 16. Please register!

    Location: Reading Readiness Room (formerly Grow a Reader Room)
   7:00 PM  -  8:00 PM Walk Bike Shaler  
    Contact: Chris Chirdon     
    Location: Quiet Study

Tuesday July 17, 2018
   10:15 AM  -  11:00 AM Book Babies  
    Contact: Shaler Youth Services   412-486-0211   shaleryouthservices@gmail.com
    Location: Community Room--LEFT SIDE
   11:15 AM  -  12:00 PM Book Babies  
    Contact: Shaler Youth Services   412-486-0211   shaleryouthservices@gmail.com
    Location: Community Room--LEFT SIDE
   1:30 PM  -  3:30 PM The Trip is on Us!  
   

Films take us around the world.  Visit exotic places, other states, festivals and countries.  Popcorn served!  Meets monthly.  No registration required.  Contact Reference Services with questions.

    Location: Community Room--RIGHT SIDE
   5:30 PM  -  8:30 PM SNHL Card Club  
   

This group of adults gathers weekly to play a variety of card games.  From 500 bid to pinochle to other favorites.  Please come and meet new friends, hone your card-playing skills, and maybe learn new card games.  Meets weekly.  No registration required.  Contact Reference Services with questions.

    Location: Community Room--RIGHT SIDE
   7:00 PM  -  7:45 PM Page Turners Book Club - ON HIATUS UNTIL MAY 2018  
    Contact: Shaler Youth Services   412-486-0211   shaleryouthservices@gmail.com
   

Join Cindy Binz for book discussion, crafts and a good time! For teens and young adult with exceptional abilities.

We are sorry, this program is on hiatus until May of 2018, please check back for more information.  

    Location: Conference Room

Wednesday July 18, 2018
   10:00 AM  -  12:00 PM Eckhart Tolle Discussion and Meditation Group  
   

New members are welcome as we discuss and meditate on Eckhart Tolle's works.  Meets weekly.  No registration required.  For more information contact Ken Herbold at 412-877-8287.

    Location: Conference Room
   10:15 AM  -  10:45 AM Toddler Fun  
    Contact: Shaler Youth Services   412-486-0211   shaleryouthservices@gmail.com
    Location: Community Room--LEFT SIDE
   11:15 AM  -  11:45 AM Toddler Fun  
    Contact: Shaler Youth Services   412-486-0211   shaleryouthservices@gmail.com
    Location: Community Room--LEFT SIDE
   12:30 PM  -  2:30 PM Independence Professionals  
    Location: Quiet Study
   1:00 PM  -  2:00 PM LEGO WeDo Robotics  
    Contact: Shaler Youth Services   412-486-0211   shaleryouthservices@gmail.com
    Location: Conference Room
   2:00 PM  -  3:00 PM Knit & Crochet by the Books!  
   

Bring your knitting or crochet projects and join us for an hour of fellowship and information sharing.  Meets weekly, downstairs by the new fiction books.  No registration required.  Contact reference services with questions.

    Location: Downstairs--Reference & Art Gallery
   2:00 PM  -  5:00 PM Acrylic Painting with James Guentner  
   

Contact James Guentner at 412-486-7516 for details about supplies and fees.  Meets weekly.

    Location: Community Room--LEFT SIDE
   5:00 PM  -  8:00 PM Keystone Wellness Board Meeting  
    Location: Quiet Study
   5:45 PM  -  6:30 PM But, I Want It!  
    Contact: Shaler Youth Services   412-486-0211   shaleryouthservices@gmail.com
   

Working on sharing and taking turns techniques before heading to kindergarten! For those entering kindergarten in the Fall of 2018! June 6, 13, 20, 27, and July 11 and 18. Please register: )

    Location: Reading Readiness Room (formerly Grow a Reader Room)
   6:30 PM  -  8:00 PM Food for Thought Book Group  
   

This group is an exploration of food and cookbooks.  In 2018, the group will try new genres of cooking, do some "traveling" with world travel talks, cooking demonstrations and cookbook discussions.. Attendees prepare food on a theme to share with the group.  Meets monthly.  No registration required. 

    Location: Community Room--LEFT SIDE

Thursday July 19, 2018
   9:00 AM  -  11:00 AM Adult Services Meeting  
    Location: Conference Room
   2:30 PM  -  2:45 PM You NEED to Hear This Story Storytime!  
    Contact: Shaler Youth Services   412-486-0211   shaleryouthservices@gmail.com
    Location: Reading Readiness Room (formerly Grow a Reader Room)
   2:30 PM  -  4:00 PM Afternoon Mystery Book Group  
   

Love thrillers? Suspense? A good mystery? Join this group as we read the latest mystery & thriller books and discuss how well the author manages to "surprise" us. Titles range from classics to recent authors, puzzle mysteries to "killers."  Meets monthly. No registration required.  Contact Beth Lawry.

    Location: Community Room--RIGHT SIDE
   4:30 PM  -  5:30 PM Inkspotters Teen Writing Group  
    Contact: Rachel Ross   412-486-0211   rossr@einetwork.net
   

Do you write stories, fanfiction, poetry, or blog posts? Need help picking the perfect character names? Join our weekly writing group and meet other writers! Talk, work on an existing project, or try a writing prompt. No registration required.

Thursdays, June 7--August 23

    Location: Yates Room
   7:00 PM  -  8:30 PM Teen Tabletop and Board Game Night  
    Contact: Kara Falck   412-486-0211   falckk@einetwork.net
   

Location: Yates Room, Teen Room

   7:00 PM  -  9:00 PM Art & Inspiration International  
   

Meets every Thursday at 7:00 pm.  No registration required.  Led by artist William Rock.  Artists and creators of all walks are invited to share their experience and expertise.  Various guest artists are scheduled from time to time.  Check the library newsletter for details.

Check out the podcast interviews of the special guests who have appeared at Art and Inspiration with William Rock over the years:  http://artandinspiration.podbean.com/

    Location: Community Room--LEFT SIDE

Friday July 20, 2018
   8:45 AM  -  9:45 AM Exercise Class for All Levels with John Uddstrom  
   

Class focuses on stretching, balance, body toning, and Tai Chi.  The class is offered twice per week, Monday and Friday mornings.  Cost is $2.00 per class, $10 per month, or $100 for the entire year.  Drop-ins allowed.  Must sign in and pay at the circulation desk.  Fees are payable to Shaler North Hills Library.

    Location: Community Room
   10:15 AM  -  10:45 AM Preschool Express  
    Contact: Shaler Youth Services   412-486-0211   shaleryouthservices@gmail.com
    Location: Community Room--LEFT SIDE
   11:00 AM  -  11:30 AM Parachute Play  
    Contact: Shaler Youth Services   412-486-0211   shaleryouthservices@gmail.com
    Location: Community Room--LEFT SIDE
   11:00 AM  -  11:30 AM Reserve Reads!  
    Contact: Shaler Youth Services   412-486-0211   shaleryouthservices@gmail.com
   

Meet Miss Pennie at St. Aloysius Church at 3616 Mt Troy Rd, Pittsburgh, PA 15212 for stories, a craft and a great time! Mondays and Fridays: June 4 through August 17 at 11am. 

    Location: St. Aloyisus Church
   12:00 PM  -  3:00 PM Quilt Group  
   

Hang out with other quilters, share ideas, and have a great time!  Meets weekly.  No registration required.  

    Location: Quiet Study
   12:15 PM  -  1:00 PM Lunch Bunch  
    Contact: Shaler Youth Services   412-486-0211   shaleryouthservices@gmail.com
    Location: Community Room--LEFT SIDE
   2:00 PM  -  6:00 PM AARP Smart Driving Course-Refresher  
   

The library partners with AARP to offer driving courses  Every other month is the Refresher course.  You must have taken the two day course in the last three years to register for a Refresher.  If you are not sure, call your insurance company.  Most companies offer a discount for completion.  Refresher course takes place on Fridays.

Fee:  AARP members: $15  Non-members: $20;  Pay the instructor the day of the class.

Cal the library to register: 412-486-0211

    Location: Community Room--LEFT SIDE

Saturday July 21, 2018
   2:00 PM  -  4:00 PM North Hills Genealogists Writing Group  
    Location: Yates Room
   7:00 PM  -  9:00 PM Teen Zone Cafe  
    Contact: Kara Falck   412-486-0211   falckk@einetwork.net
   

Step up to the "open mic" or just enjoy as an audience member as we transform our community room into a coffee shop/cafe with sweet treats and drinks. Bring your instruments from home or play our piano, tell a joke, sing, dance or read poetry. The floor is yours! 

Location: Community Room


Monday July 23, 2018
   8:45 AM  -  9:45 AM Exercise Class for All Levels with John Uddstrom  
   

Class focuses on stretching, balance, body toning, and Tai Chi.  The class is offered twice per week, Monday and Friday mornings.  Cost is $2.00 per class, $10 per month, or $100 for the entire year.  Drop-ins allowed.  Must sign in and pay at the circulation desk.  Fees are payable to Shaler North Hills Library.

    Location: Community Room
   10:15 AM  -  10:45 AM Mother Goose  
    Contact: Shaler Youth Services   412-486-0211   shaleryouthservices@gmail.com
    Location: Community Room--LEFT SIDE
   11:00 AM  -  11:30 AM Reserve Reads!  
    Contact: Shaler Youth Services   412-486-0211   shaleryouthservices@gmail.com
   

Meet Miss Pennie at St. Aloysius Church at 3616 Mt Troy Rd, Pittsburgh, PA 15212 for stories, a craft and a great time! Mondays and Fridays: June 4 through August 17 at 11am. 

    Location: St. Aloyisus Church
   11:15 AM  -  11:45 AM Mother Goose  
    Contact: Shaler Youth Services   412-486-0211   shaleryouthservices@gmail.com
    Location: Community Room--LEFT SIDE
   12:15 PM  -  1:00 PM Lunch Bunch  
    Contact: Shaler Youth Services   412-486-0211   shaleryouthservices@gmail.com
    Location: Community Room--LEFT SIDE
   12:30 PM  -  2:30 PM What's Your Story  
   

Do you have some heart-felt stories from your life you'd like to write about and share with others?  Come join this writing group which works on sharing memoirs and life stories and helping each other improve writing style.  Meets twice a month.  No registration required.  Contact Cheryl McLaughlin.

    Location: Conference Room
   2:00 PM  -  3:30 PM Monday Movie Matinee  
    Contact: Shaler Youth Services   412-486-0211   shaleryouthservices@gmail.com
    Location: Community Room
   6:00 PM  -  7:15 PM Book Babies at Night  
    Contact: Shaler Youth Services   412-486-0211   shaleryouthservices@gmail.com
    Location: Community Room--LEFT SIDE

Tuesday July 24, 2018
   10:15 AM  -  11:00 AM Book Babies  
    Contact: Shaler Youth Services   412-486-0211   shaleryouthservices@gmail.com
    Location: Community Room--LEFT SIDE
   11:15 AM  -  12:00 PM Book Babies  
    Contact: Shaler Youth Services   412-486-0211   shaleryouthservices@gmail.com
    Location: Community Room--LEFT SIDE
   1:00 PM  -  4:00 PM SNHL Card Club  
   

This group of adults gathers weekly to play a varitey of card games.  From 500 bid to pinochle to other favorites.  Please come and meet new friends, hone your card-playing skills, and maybe learn new card games.  Meets weekly.  No registration required.  Contact Reference Services with questions.

    Location: Community Room--RIGHT SIDE
   2:00 PM  -  4:00 PM Nonfiction Book Group  
   

Love a true story?  Interested in exploring different subjects or learning more about famous people?   This book group  reads the latest nonfiction books and biographies.  Meets monthly.  No registration required  Contact Ingrid Kalchthaler.

    Location: Conference Room
   5:00 PM  -  9:00 PM Shaler Garden Club Program  
   

Open to the public. No registration required.

    Location: Community Room
   7:00 PM  -  7:45 PM Page Turners Book Club - ON HIATUS UNTIL MAY 2018  
    Contact: Shaler Youth Services   412-486-0211   shaleryouthservices@gmail.com
   

Join Cindy Binz for book discussion, crafts and a good time! For teens and young adult with exceptional abilities.

We are sorry, this program is on hiatus until May of 2018, please check back for more information.  

    Location: Conference Room

Wednesday July 25, 2018
   10:00 AM  -  12:00 PM Eckhart Tolle Discussion and Meditation Group  
   

New members are welcome as we discuss and meditate on Eckhart Tolle's works.  Meets weekly.  No registration required.  For more information contact Ken Herbold at 412-877-8287.

    Location: Conference Room
   10:15 AM  -  10:45 AM Toddler Fun  
    Contact: Shaler Youth Services   412-486-0211   shaleryouthservices@gmail.com
    Location: Community Room--LEFT SIDE
   11:15 AM  -  11:45 AM Toddler Fun  
    Contact: Shaler Youth Services   412-486-0211   shaleryouthservices@gmail.com
    Location: Community Room--LEFT SIDE
   1:00 PM  -  2:00 PM LEGO WeDo Robotics  
    Contact: Shaler Youth Services   412-486-0211   shaleryouthservices@gmail.com
    Location: Quiet Study
   2:00 PM  -  3:00 PM Knit & Crochet by the Books!  
   

Bring your knitting or crochet projects and join us for an hour of fellowship and information sharing.  Meets weekly, downstairs by the new fiction books.  No registration required.  Contact reference services with questions.

    Location: Downstairs--Reference & Art Gallery
   2:00 PM  -  5:00 PM Acrylic Painting with James Guentner  
   

Contact James Guentner at 412-486-7516 for details about supplies and fees.  Meets weekly.

    Location: Community Room--LEFT SIDE

Thursday July 26, 2018
   2:30 PM  -  2:45 PM You NEED to Hear This Story Storytime!  
    Contact: Shaler Youth Services   412-486-0211   shaleryouthservices@gmail.com
    Location: Reading Readiness Room (formerly Grow a Reader Room)
   4:30 PM  -  5:30 PM Inkspotters Teen Writing Group  
    Contact: Rachel Ross   412-486-0211   rossr@einetwork.net
   

Do you write stories, fanfiction, poetry, or blog posts? Need help picking the perfect character names? Join our weekly writing group and meet other writers! Talk, work on an existing project, or try a writing prompt. No registration required.

Thursdays, June 7--August 23

    Location: Yates Room
   7:00 PM  -  8:30 PM Teen Tabletop and Board Game Night  
    Contact: Kara Falck   412-486-0211   falckk@einetwork.net
   

Location: Yates Room, Teen Room

   7:00 PM  -  9:00 PM Art & Inspiration International  
   

Meets every Thursday at 7:00 pm.  No registration required.  Led by artist William Rock.  Artists and creators of all walks are invited to share their experience and expertise.  Various guest artists are scheduled from time to time.  Check the library newsletter for details.

Check out the podcast interviews of the special guests who have appeared at Art and Inspiration with William Rock over the years:  http://artandinspiration.podbean.com/

    Location: Community Room--LEFT SIDE

Friday July 27, 2018
   8:45 AM  -  9:45 AM Exercise Class for All Levels with John Uddstrom  
   

Class focuses on stretching, balance, body toning, and Tai Chi.  The class is offered twice per week, Monday and Friday mornings.  Cost is $2.00 per class, $10 per month, or $100 for the entire year.  Drop-ins allowed.  Must sign in and pay at the circulation desk.  Fees are payable to Shaler North Hills Library.

    Location: Community Room
   10:15 AM  -  10:45 AM Preschool Express  
    Contact: Shaler Youth Services   412-486-0211   shaleryouthservices@gmail.com
    Location: Community Room--LEFT SIDE
   11:00 AM  -  11:30 AM Parachute Play  
    Contact: Shaler Youth Services   412-486-0211   shaleryouthservices@gmail.com
    Location: Community Room--LEFT SIDE
   11:00 AM  -  11:30 AM Reserve Reads!  
    Contact: Shaler Youth Services   412-486-0211   shaleryouthservices@gmail.com
   

Meet Miss Pennie at St. Aloysius Church at 3616 Mt Troy Rd, Pittsburgh, PA 15212 for stories, a craft and a great time! Mondays and Fridays: June 4 through August 17 at 11am. 

    Location: St. Aloyisus Church
   12:00 PM  -  3:00 PM Quilt Group  
   

Hang out with other quilters, share ideas, and have a great time!  Meets weekly.  No registration required.  

    Location: Quiet Study
   12:15 PM  -  1:00 PM Lunch Bunch  
    Contact: Shaler Youth Services   412-486-0211   shaleryouthservices@gmail.com
    Location: Community Room--LEFT SIDE
   1:30 PM  -  3:30 PM Movies in the Afternoon  
   

Come join others in watching movies-from classic to new releases, popular films to arthouse showings.  Popcorn served!  Meets monthly.  No registration required.  Contact Reference Services with questions.

    Location: Yates Room
   7:00 PM  -  9:00 PM Fandom Friday! Lord of the Rings Night for Teens!  
    Contact: Kara Falck   412-486-0211   falckk@einetwork.net
   

Calling all Tolkien fans! Watch parts of the Lord of the Rings movies, enjoy LOTR trivial pursuit and other games, puzzles, cosplay, and snacks from Middle Earth. Prizes for Best Dressed!

Location: Community Room


Saturday July 28, 2018
   6:30 PM  -  8:30 PM American Girl Beach Party  
    Contact: Shaler Youth Services   412-486-0211   shaleryouthservices@gmail.com
   

Bring your favorite doll and join us for an American Girl Beach Party! Bring your beach towel and dress in your favorite swim suit or beach gear. Get ready for sandals, sunglasses, and fun!

Please register to ensure sufficient supplies are available.

    Location: Community Room

Monday July 30, 2018
   8:45 AM  -  9:45 AM Exercise Class for All Levels with John Uddstrom  
   

Class focuses on stretching, balance, body toning, and Tai Chi.  The class is offered twice per week, Monday and Friday mornings.  Cost is $2.00 per class, $10 per month, or $100 for the entire year.  Drop-ins allowed.  Must sign in and pay at the circulation desk.  Fees are payable to Shaler North Hills Library.

    Location: Community Room
   10:15 AM  -  10:45 AM Mother Goose  
    Contact: Shaler Youth Services   412-486-0211   shaleryouthservices@gmail.com
    Location: Community Room--LEFT SIDE
   11:00 AM  -  11:30 AM Reserve Reads!  
    Contact: Shaler Youth Services   412-486-0211   shaleryouthservices@gmail.com
   

Meet Miss Pennie at St. Aloysius Church at 3616 Mt Troy Rd, Pittsburgh, PA 15212 for stories, a craft and a great time! Mondays and Fridays: June 4 through August 17 at 11am. 

    Location: St. Aloyisus Church
   11:15 AM  -  11:45 AM Mother Goose  
    Contact: Shaler Youth Services   412-486-0211   shaleryouthservices@gmail.com
    Location: Community Room--LEFT SIDE
   12:15 PM  -  1:00 PM Lunch Bunch  
    Contact: Shaler Youth Services   412-486-0211   shaleryouthservices@gmail.com
    Location: Community Room--LEFT SIDE
   2:00 PM  -  3:30 PM Monday Movie Matinee  
    Contact: Shaler Youth Services   412-486-0211   shaleryouthservices@gmail.com
    Location: Community Room
   6:00 PM  -  7:15 PM Book Babies at Night  
    Contact: Shaler Youth Services   412-486-0211   shaleryouthservices@gmail.com
    Location: Community Room--LEFT SIDE

Tuesday July 31, 2018
   10:15 AM  -  11:00 AM Book Babies  
    Contact: Shaler Youth Services   412-486-0211   shaleryouthservices@gmail.com
    Location: Community Room--LEFT SIDE
   11:15 AM  -  12:00 PM Book Babies  
    Contact: Shaler Youth Services   412-486-0211   shaleryouthservices@gmail.com
    Location: Community Room--LEFT SIDE
   1:00 PM  -  4:00 PM SNHL Card Club  
   

This group of adults gathers weekly to play a varitey of card games.  From 500 bid to pinochle to other favorites.  Please come and meet new friends, hone your card-playing skills, and maybe learn new card games.  Meets weekly.  No registration required.  Contact Reference Services with questions.

    Location: Community Room--RIGHT SIDE
   7:00 PM  -  7:45 PM Page Turners Book Club - ON HIATUS UNTIL MAY 2018  
    Contact: Shaler Youth Services   412-486-0211   shaleryouthservices@gmail.com
   

Join Cindy Binz for book discussion, crafts and a good time! For teens and young adult with exceptional abilities.

We are sorry, this program is on hiatus until May of 2018, please check back for more information.  

    Location: Conference Room

Wednesday August 1, 2018
   10:00 AM  -  12:00 PM Eckhart Tolle Discussion and Meditation Group  
   

New members are welcome as we discuss and meditate on Eckhart Tolle's works.  Meets weekly.  No registration required.  For more information contact Ken Herbold at 412-877-8287.

    Location: Conference Room
   10:15 AM  -  10:45 AM Toddler Fun  
    Contact: Shaler Youth Services   412-486-0211   shaleryouthservices@gmail.com
    Location: Community Room--LEFT SIDE
   11:15 AM  -  11:45 AM Toddler Fun  
    Contact: Shaler Youth Services   412-486-0211   shaleryouthservices@gmail.com
    Location: Community Room--LEFT SIDE
   1:00 PM  -  2:00 PM LEGO WeDo Robotics  
    Contact: Shaler Youth Services   412-486-0211   shaleryouthservices@gmail.com
    Location: Quiet Study
   1:00 PM  -  3:00 PM Fantasy Book Group  
   

Explore new worlds or future societies.  From magic to fairies, supernatural to science, this book group reads books from the Fantasy and Science Fiction genres. Meets monthly.  Does not meet in August.  No registration required.  Contact Charlie Orsini.

    Location: Conference Room
   2:00 PM  -  3:00 PM Knit & Crochet by the Books!  
   

ALL TANGLED UP? NEED TO UNWIND? EXPLORE THE ART OF KNITTING AND CROCHET!  Learn how to knit or crochet with the SNHL Knit & Crochet Group on the first Wednesday of the month then join the group that meets every Wednesday from 2:00 to 3:00 p.m. All materials provided!

Bring your knitting or crochet projects and join us for an hour of fellowship and information sharing.  Meets weekly, downstairs by the new fiction books.  No registration required.  Contact reference services with questions.

    Location: Downstairs--Reference & Art Gallery
   2:00 PM  -  5:00 PM Acrylic Painting with James Guentner  
   

Contact James Guentner at 412-486-7516 for details about supplies and fees.  Meets weekly.

    Location: Community Room--LEFT SIDE

Thursday August 2, 2018
   2:30 PM  -  2:45 PM You NEED to Hear This Story Storytime!  
    Contact: Shaler Youth Services   412-486-0211   shaleryouthservices@gmail.com
    Location: Reading Readiness Room (formerly Grow a Reader Room)
   4:30 PM  -  5:30 PM Inkspotters Teen Writing Group  
    Contact: Rachel Ross   412-486-0211   rossr@einetwork.net
   

Do you write stories, fanfiction, poetry, or blog posts? Need help picking the perfect character names? Join our weekly writing group and meet other writers! Talk, work on an existing project, or try a writing prompt. No registration required.

Thursdays, June 7--August 23

    Location: Yates Room
   6:30 PM  -  8:00 PM Game Night for Adults  
   

Open to new players and games.   Bring a favorite game, a friend,and a snack to share.  Meets monthly.  No registration required.  Contact Reference Services with questions.

    Location: Community Room--RIGHT SIDE
   7:00 PM  -  8:30 PM Teen Tabletop and Board Game Night  
    Contact: Kara Falck   412-486-0211   falckk@einetwork.net
   

Location: Yates Room, Teen Room

   7:00 PM  -  9:00 PM Art & Inspiration International  
   

Meets every Thursday at 7:00 pm.  No registration required.  Led by artist William Rock.  Artists and creators of all walks are invited to share their experience and expertise.  Various guest artists are scheduled from time to time.  Check the library newsletter for details.

Check out the podcast interviews of the special guests who have appeared at Art and Inspiration with William Rock over the years:  http://artandinspiration.podbean.com/

    Location: Community Room--LEFT SIDE

Friday August 3, 2018
   8:45 AM  -  9:45 AM Exercise Class for All Levels with John Uddstrom  
   

Class focuses on stretching, balance, body toning, and Tai Chi.  The class is offered twice per week, Monday and Friday mornings.  Cost is $2.00 per class, $10 per month, or $100 for the entire year.  Drop-ins allowed.  Must sign in and pay at the circulation desk.  Fees are payable to Shaler North Hills Library.

    Location: Community Room
   10:15 AM  -  10:45 AM Preschool Express  
    Contact: Shaler Youth Services   412-486-0211   shaleryouthservices@gmail.com
    Location: Community Room--LEFT SIDE
   11:00 AM  -  11:30 AM Parachute Play  
    Contact: Shaler Youth Services   412-486-0211   shaleryouthservices@gmail.com
    Location: Community Room--LEFT SIDE
   11:00 AM  -  11:30 AM Reserve Reads!  
    Contact: Shaler Youth Services   412-486-0211   shaleryouthservices@gmail.com
   

Meet Miss Pennie at St. Aloysius Church at 3616 Mt Troy Rd, Pittsburgh, PA 15212 for stories, a craft and a great time! Mondays and Fridays: June 4 through August 17 at 11am. 

    Location: St. Aloyisus Church
   12:00 PM  -  3:00 PM Quilt Group  
   

Hang out with other quilters, share ideas, and have a great time!  Meets weekly.  No registration required.  

    Location: Quiet Study
   12:15 PM  -  1:00 PM Lunch Bunch  
    Contact: Shaler Youth Services   412-486-0211   shaleryouthservices@gmail.com
    Location: Community Room--LEFT SIDE
   6:30 PM  -  8:00 PM Summer Battle of the Books  
    Location: Community Room

Saturday August 4, 2018
   2:00 PM  -  2:45 PM Dance Recital for Early Afternoon Dancers!  
    Contact: Shaler Youth Services   412-486-0211   shaleryouthservices@gmail.com
    Location: Community Room
   4:00 PM  -  4:45 PM Dance Recital for Late Afternoon Dancers!  
    Contact: Shaler Youth Services   412-486-0211   shaleryouthservices@gmail.com
    Location: Community Room
   7:00 PM  -  9:00 PM Teen Food Fear Factor  
    Contact: Kara Falck   412-486-0211   falckk@einetwork.net
   

Who can survive this “game show” challenge and eat the most disgusting foods?  $20 cash prize for the winner! Be a contestant or cheer on the competitors!

Location: Community Room


Monday August 6, 2018
   8:45 AM  -  9:45 AM Exercise Class for All Levels with John Uddstrom  
   

Class focuses on stretching, balance, body toning, and Tai Chi.  The class is offered twice per week, Monday and Friday mornings.  Cost is $2.00 per class, $10 per month, or $100 for the entire year.  Drop-ins allowed.  Must sign in and pay at the circulation desk.  Fees are payable to Shaler North Hills Library.

    Location: Community Room
   10:15 AM  -  10:45 AM Mother Goose  
    Contact: Shaler Youth Services   412-486-0211   shaleryouthservices@gmail.com
    Location: Community Room--LEFT SIDE
   11:00 AM  -  11:30 AM Reserve Reads!  
    Contact: Shaler Youth Services   412-486-0211   shaleryouthservices@gmail.com
   

Meet Miss Pennie at St. Aloysius Church at 3616 Mt Troy Rd, Pittsburgh, PA 15212 for stories, a craft and a great time! Mondays and Fridays: June 4 through August 17 at 11am. 

    Location: St. Aloyisus Church
   11:15 AM  -  11:45 AM Mother Goose  
    Contact: Shaler Youth Services   412-486-0211   shaleryouthservices@gmail.com
    Location: Community Room--LEFT SIDE
   12:15 PM  -  1:00 PM Lunch Bunch  
    Contact: Shaler Youth Services   412-486-0211   shaleryouthservices@gmail.com
    Location: Community Room--LEFT SIDE
   2:00 PM  -  3:30 PM Monday Movie Matinee  
    Contact: Shaler Youth Services   412-486-0211   shaleryouthservices@gmail.com
    Location: Community Room
   6:00 PM  -  7:15 PM Book Babies at Night  
    Contact: Shaler Youth Services   412-486-0211   shaleryouthservices@gmail.com
    Location: Community Room--LEFT SIDE

Tuesday August 7, 2018
   10:15 AM  -  11:00 AM Book Babies  
    Contact: Shaler Youth Services   412-486-0211   shaleryouthservices@gmail.com
    Location: Community Room--LEFT SIDE
   11:15 AM  -  12:00 PM Book Babies  
    Contact: Shaler Youth Services   412-486-0211   shaleryouthservices@gmail.com
    Location: Community Room--LEFT SIDE
   5:30 PM  -  8:30 PM SNHL Card Club  
   

This group of adults gathers weekly to play a variety of card games.  From 500 bid to pinochle to other favorites.  Please come and meet new friends, hone your card-playing skills, and maybe learn new card games.  Meets weekly.  No registration required.  Contact Reference Services with questions.

    Location: Community Room--RIGHT SIDE
   7:00 PM  -  7:45 PM Page Turners Book Club - ON HIATUS UNTIL MAY 2018  
    Contact: Shaler Youth Services   412-486-0211   shaleryouthservices@gmail.com
   

Join Cindy Binz for book discussion, crafts and a good time! For teens and young adult with exceptional abilities.

We are sorry, this program is on hiatus until May of 2018, please check back for more information.  

    Location: Conference Room

Wednesday August 8, 2018
   10:00 AM  -  12:00 PM Eckhart Tolle Discussion and Meditation Group  
   

New members are welcome as we discuss and meditate on Eckhart Tolle's works.  Meets weekly.  No registration required.  For more information contact Ken Herbold at 412-877-8287.

    Location: Conference Room
   10:15 AM  -  10:45 AM Toddler Fun  
    Contact: Shaler Youth Services   412-486-0211   shaleryouthservices@gmail.com
    Location: Community Room--LEFT SIDE
   11:15 AM  -  11:45 AM Toddler Fun  
    Contact: Shaler Youth Services   412-486-0211   shaleryouthservices@gmail.com
    Location: Community Room--LEFT SIDE
   1:00 PM  -  2:00 PM LEGO WeDo Robotics  
    Contact: Shaler Youth Services   412-486-0211   shaleryouthservices@gmail.com
    Location: Quiet Study
   2:00 PM  -  3:00 PM Knit & Crochet by the Books!  
   

Bring your knitting or crochet projects and join us for an hour of fellowship and information sharing.  Meets weekly, downstairs by the new fiction books.  No registration required.  Contact reference services with questions.

    Location: Downstairs--Reference & Art Gallery
   2:00 PM  -  5:00 PM Acrylic Painting with James Guentner  
   

Contact James Guentner at 412-486-7516 for details about supplies and fees.  Meets weekly.

    Location: Community Room--LEFT SIDE
   6:15 PM  -  8:00 PM Readings in Alternative Everything facilitated by Richard Kajuth, Eds, PhD  
   

Are you interested in the various mysteries of the mind investigated by parapsychology, or the fields of alternative and holistic healing?  Would you like to explore theories about the nature of consciousness, mind/body/spirit connections and your health, or intriguing archeological findings that don't fit existing historical paradigms?  This is a book "study" group discussion that will focus on the central themes of each book for two to three monthly sessions.  Facilitated by Richard Kajuth, EdS, DD, a former educational consultant, now retired from the Ohio Department of Education.  He has been a lifelong student of various esoteric subjects, is a certified yoga teacher, has taught meditation for health and well-being sessions, and is the editor of two current books on  Eastern philosophy and religion.  Meets monthly. No registration required.  Contact Richard Kajuth. 

    Location: Quiet Study

Thursday August 9, 2018
   2:30 PM  -  2:45 PM You NEED to Hear This Story Storytime!  
    Contact: Shaler Youth Services   412-486-0211   shaleryouthservices@gmail.com
    Location: Reading Readiness Room (formerly Grow a Reader Room)
   4:30 PM  -  5:30 PM Inkspotters Teen Writing Group  
    Contact: Rachel Ross   412-486-0211   rossr@einetwork.net
   

Do you write stories, fanfiction, poetry, or blog posts? Need help picking the perfect character names? Join our weekly writing group and meet other writers! Talk, work on an existing project, or try a writing prompt. No registration required.

Thursdays, June 7--August 23

    Location: Yates Room
   5:00 PM  -  8:00 PM UPMC for Life Seminar  
    Location: Conference Room
   7:00 PM  -  8:30 PM Teen Tabletop and Board Game Night  
    Contact: Kara Falck   412-486-0211   falckk@einetwork.net
   

Location: Yates Room, Teen Room

   7:00 PM  -  9:00 PM Art & Inspiration International  
   

Meets every Thursday at 7:00 pm.  No registration required.  Led by artist William Rock.  Artists and creators of all walks are invited to share their experience and expertise.  Various guest artists are scheduled from time to time.  Check the library newsletter for details.

Check out the podcast interviews of the special guests who have appeared at Art and Inspiration with William Rock over the years:  http://artandinspiration.podbean.com/

    Location: Community Room--LEFT SIDE

Friday August 10, 2018
   8:45 AM  -  9:45 AM Exercise Class for All Levels with John Uddstrom  
   

Class focuses on stretching, balance, body toning, and Tai Chi.  The class is offered twice per week, Monday and Friday mornings.  Cost is $2.00 per class, $10 per month, or $100 for the entire year.  Drop-ins allowed.  Must sign in and pay at the circulation desk.  Fees are payable to Shaler North Hills Library.

    Location: Community Room
   10:15 AM  -  10:45 AM Preschool Express  
    Contact: Shaler Youth Services   412-486-0211   shaleryouthservices@gmail.com
    Location: Community Room--LEFT SIDE
   11:00 AM  -  11:30 AM Parachute Play  
    Contact: Shaler Youth Services   412-486-0211   shaleryouthservices@gmail.com
    Location: Community Room--LEFT SIDE
   11:00 AM  -  11:30 AM Reserve Reads!  
    Contact: Shaler Youth Services   412-486-0211   shaleryouthservices@gmail.com
   

Meet Miss Pennie at St. Aloysius Church at 3616 Mt Troy Rd, Pittsburgh, PA 15212 for stories, a craft and a great time! Mondays and Fridays: June 4 through August 17 at 11am. 

    Location: St. Aloyisus Church
   12:00 PM  -  3:00 PM Quilt Group  
   

Hang out with other quilters, share ideas, and have a great time!  Meets weekly.  No registration required.  

    Location: Quiet Study
   12:15 PM  -  1:00 PM Lunch Bunch  
    Contact: Shaler Youth Services   412-486-0211   shaleryouthservices@gmail.com
    Location: Community Room--LEFT SIDE

Saturday August 11, 2018
   11:00 AM  -  11:45 AM Fun Food for Kids: Grades K-3  
    Contact: Shaler Youth Services   412-486-0211   shaleryouthservices@gmail.com
   

Do you like cooking in the kitchen and making yummy food?  We will learn the basics of cooking along with preparing yummy treats based on a different theme each class.  Saturdays: June 9, July 14, and August 11.

(Caution! This class serves & prepares food so if your child has a food allergy the library cannot guarantee that allergens will be avoided.)

Please register to ensure we have sufficient supplies.

 

 

    Location: Community Room--LEFT SIDE
   12:30 PM  -  1:15 PM Fun Food for Kids: Grades 4-6  
    Contact: Shaler Youth Services   412-486-0211   Shaleryouthservices@gmail.com
   

Do you like cooking in the kitchen and making yummy food?  We will learn the basics of cooking along with preparing yummy treats based on a different theme each class.  Saturdays: June 9, July 14, and August 11.

(Caution! This class serves & prepares food so if your child has a food allergy the library cannot guarantee that allergens will be avoided.)

Please register to ensure we have sufficient supplies.

 

    Location: Community Room--LEFT SIDE
   5:30 PM  -  10:30 PM 10th Annual Car Cruise!  
    Location: Parking Lot--REAR

Monday August 13, 2018
   8:45 AM  -  9:45 AM Exercise Class for All Levels with John Uddstrom  
   

Class focuses on stretching, balance, body toning, and Tai Chi.  The class is offered twice per week, Monday and Friday mornings.  Cost is $2.00 per class, $10 per month, or $100 for the entire year.  Drop-ins allowed.  Must sign in and pay at the circulation desk.  Fees are payable to Shaler North Hills Library.

    Location: Community Room
   10:15 AM  -  10:45 AM Mother Goose  
    Contact: Shaler Youth Services   412-486-0211   shaleryouthservices@gmail.com
    Location: Community Room--LEFT SIDE
   11:00 AM  -  11:30 AM Reserve Reads!  
    Contact: Shaler Youth Services   412-486-0211   shaleryouthservices@gmail.com
   

Meet Miss Pennie at St. Aloysius Church at 3616 Mt Troy Rd, Pittsburgh, PA 15212 for stories, a craft and a great time! Mondays and Fridays: June 4 through August 17 at 11am. 

    Location: St. Aloyisus Church
   11:15 AM  -  11:45 AM Mother Goose  
    Contact: Shaler Youth Services   412-486-0211   shaleryouthservices@gmail.com
    Location: Community Room--LEFT SIDE
   12:15 PM  -  1:00 PM Lunch Bunch  
    Contact: Shaler Youth Services   412-486-0211   shaleryouthservices@gmail.com
    Location: Community Room--LEFT SIDE
   12:30 PM  -  2:30 PM What's Your Story  
   

Do you have some heart-felt stories from your life you'd like to write about and share with others?  Come join this writing group which works on sharing memoirs and life stories and helping each other improve writing style.  Meets twice a month.  No registration required.  Contact Cheryl McLaughlin.

    Location: Conference Room
   2:00 PM  -  3:30 PM Monday Movie Matinee  
    Contact: Shaler Youth Services   412-486-0211   shaleryouthservices@gmail.com
    Location: Community Room
   6:00 PM  -  7:15 PM Book Babies at Night  
    Contact: Shaler Youth Services   412-486-0211   shaleryouthservices@gmail.com
    Location: Community Room--LEFT SIDE
   6:30 PM  -  8:00 PM Monday Night Book Group  
   

This book group reads a variety of both fiction and nonfiction materials. Meets monthly. No registration required. Contact Sharon McRae.

    Location: Conference Room

Tuesday August 14, 2018
   10:15 AM  -  11:00 AM Book Babies  
    Contact: Shaler Youth Services   412-486-0211   shaleryouthservices@gmail.com
    Location: Community Room--LEFT SIDE
   11:15 AM  -  12:00 PM Book Babies  
    Contact: Shaler Youth Services   412-486-0211   shaleryouthservices@gmail.com
    Location: Community Room--LEFT SIDE
   1:00 PM  -  3:00 PM Shaler Garden Club Workshop  
    Location: Community Room--LEFT SIDE
   1:00 PM  -  4:00 PM SNHL Card Club  
   

This group of adults gathers weekly to play a varitey of card games.  From 500 bid to pinochle to other favorites.  Please come and meet new friends, hone your card-playing skills, and maybe learn new card games.  Meets weekly.  No registration required.  Contact Reference Services with questions.

    Location: Community Room--RIGHT SIDE
   2:00 PM  -  3:00 PM Home Grown Book Group  
   

You might be surprised by these good reads by authors right in your own backyard!  This book group reads a variety of books written by authors from the local Western Pa area.  Meets monthly. No registration required.  Contact Eileen Kruszewski.

    Location: Conference Room
   7:00 PM  -  7:45 PM Page Turners Book Club - ON HIATUS UNTIL MAY 2018  
    Contact: Shaler Youth Services   412-486-0211   shaleryouthservices@gmail.com
   

Join Cindy Binz for book discussion, crafts and a good time! For teens and young adult with exceptional abilities.

We are sorry, this program is on hiatus until May of 2018, please check back for more information.  

    Location: Conference Room

Wednesday August 15, 2018
   10:00 AM  -  12:00 PM Eckhart Tolle Discussion and Meditation Group  
   

New members are welcome as we discuss and meditate on Eckhart Tolle's works.  Meets weekly.  No registration required.  For more information contact Ken Herbold at 412-877-8287.

    Location: Conference Room
   10:15 AM  -  10:45 AM Toddler Fun  
    Contact: Shaler Youth Services   412-486-0211   shaleryouthservices@gmail.com
    Location: Community Room--LEFT SIDE
   11:15 AM  -  11:45 AM Toddler Fun  
    Contact: Shaler Youth Services   412-486-0211   shaleryouthservices@gmail.com
    Location: Community Room--LEFT SIDE
   1:00 PM  -  2:00 PM LEGO WeDo Robotics  
    Contact: Shaler Youth Services   412-486-0211   shaleryouthservices@gmail.com
    Location: Quiet Study
   2:00 PM  -  3:00 PM Knit & Crochet by the Books!  
   

Bring your knitting or crochet projects and join us for an hour of fellowship and information sharing.  Meets weekly, downstairs by the new fiction books.  No registration required.  Contact reference services with questions.

    Location: Downstairs--Reference & Art Gallery
   2:00 PM  -  5:00 PM Acrylic Painting with James Guentner  
   

Contact James Guentner at 412-486-7516 for details about supplies and fees.  Meets weekly.

    Location: Community Room--LEFT SIDE
   6:30 PM  -  8:00 PM Food for Thought Book Group  
   

This group is an exploration of food and cookbooks.  In 2018, the group will try new genres of cooking, do some "traveling" with world travel talks, cooking demonstrations and cookbook discussions.. Attendees prepare food on a theme to share with the group.  Meets monthly.  No registration required. 

    Location: Community Room--LEFT SIDE

Thursday August 16, 2018
   9:00 AM  -  11:00 AM Adult Services Meeting  
    Location: Conference Room
   2:30 PM  -  2:45 PM You NEED to Hear This Story Storytime!  
    Contact: Shaler Youth Services   412-486-0211   shaleryouthservices@gmail.com
    Location: Reading Readiness Room (formerly Grow a Reader Room)
   2:30 PM  -  4:00 PM Afternoon Mystery Book Group  
   

Love thrillers? Suspense? A good mystery? Join this group as we read the latest mystery & thriller books and discuss how well the author manages to "surprise" us. Titles range from classics to recent authors, puzzle mysteries to "killers."  Meets monthly. No registration required.  Contact Beth Lawry.

    Location: Community Room--RIGHT SIDE
   4:30 PM  -  5:30 PM Inkspotters Teen Writing Group  
    Contact: Rachel Ross   412-486-0211   rossr@einetwork.net
   

Do you write stories, fanfiction, poetry, or blog posts? Need help picking the perfect character names? Join our weekly writing group and meet other writers! Talk, work on an existing project, or try a writing prompt. No registration required.

Thursdays, June 7--August 23

    Location: Yates Room
   7:00 PM  -  9:00 PM Art & Inspiration International  
   

Meets every Thursday at 7:00 pm.  No registration required.  Led by artist William Rock.  Artists and creators of all walks are invited to share their experience and expertise.  Various guest artists are scheduled from time to time.  Check the library newsletter for details.

Check out the podcast interviews of the special guests who have appeared at Art and Inspiration with William Rock over the years:  http://artandinspiration.podbean.com/

    Location: Community Room--LEFT SIDE

Friday August 17, 2018
   8:45 AM  -  9:45 AM Exercise Class for All Levels with John Uddstrom  
   

Class focuses on stretching, balance, body toning, and Tai Chi.  The class is offered twice per week, Monday and Friday mornings.  Cost is $2.00 per class, $10 per month, or $100 for the entire year.  Drop-ins allowed.  Must sign in and pay at the circulation desk.  Fees are payable to Shaler North Hills Library.

    Location: Community Room
   10:15 AM  -  10:45 AM Preschool Express  
    Contact: Shaler Youth Services   412-486-0211   shaleryouthservices@gmail.com
    Location: Community Room--LEFT SIDE
   11:00 AM  -  11:30 AM Parachute Play  
    Contact: Shaler Youth Services   412-486-0211   shaleryouthservices@gmail.com
    Location: Community Room--LEFT SIDE
   11:00 AM  -  11:30 AM Reserve Reads!  
    Contact: Shaler Youth Services   412-486-0211   shaleryouthservices@gmail.com
   

Meet Miss Pennie at St. Aloysius Church at 3616 Mt Troy Rd, Pittsburgh, PA 15212 for stories, a craft and a great time! Mondays and Fridays: June 4 through August 17 at 11am. 

    Location: St. Aloyisus Church
   12:00 PM  -  3:00 PM Quilt Group  
   

Hang out with other quilters, share ideas, and have a great time!  Meets weekly.  No registration required.  

    Location: Quiet Study
   12:15 PM  -  1:00 PM Lunch Bunch  
    Contact: Shaler Youth Services   412-486-0211   shaleryouthservices@gmail.com
    Location: Community Room--LEFT SIDE

Saturday August 18, 2018
   2:00 PM  -  4:00 PM North Hills Genealogists Writing Group  
    Location: Yates Room

Sunday August 19, 2018
   10:00 AM  -  7:00 PM Private staff party  
    Location: Community Room

Monday August 20, 2018
   8:45 AM  -  9:45 AM Exercise Class for All Levels with John Uddstrom  
   

Class focuses on stretching, balance, body toning, and Tai Chi.  The class is offered twice per week, Monday and Friday mornings.  Cost is $2.00 per class, $10 per month, or $100 for the entire year.  Drop-ins allowed.  Must sign in and pay at the circulation desk.  Fees are payable to Shaler North Hills Library.

    Location: Community Room

Tuesday August 21, 2018
   1:30 PM  -  3:30 PM The Trip is on Us!  
   

Films take us around the world.  Visit exotic places, other states, festivals and countries.  Popcorn served!  Meets monthly.  No registration required.  Contact Reference Services with questions.

    Location: Community Room--RIGHT SIDE
   5:30 PM  -  8:30 PM SNHL Card Club  
   

This group of adults gathers weekly to play a variety of card games.  From 500 bid to pinochle to other favorites.  Please come and meet new friends, hone your card-playing skills, and maybe learn new card games.  Meets weekly.  No registration required.  Contact Reference Services with questions.

    Location: Community Room--RIGHT SIDE
   7:00 PM  -  7:45 PM Page Turners Book Club - ON HIATUS UNTIL MAY 2018  
    Contact: Shaler Youth Services   412-486-0211   shaleryouthservices@gmail.com
   

Join Cindy Binz for book discussion, crafts and a good time! For teens and young adult with exceptional abilities.

We are sorry, this program is on hiatus until May of 2018, please check back for more information.  

    Location: Conference Room

Wednesday August 22, 2018
   10:00 AM  -  12:00 PM Eckhart Tolle Discussion and Meditation Group  
   

New members are welcome as we discuss and meditate on Eckhart Tolle's works.  Meets weekly.  No registration required.  For more information contact Ken Herbold at 412-877-8287.

    Location: Conference Room
   2:00 PM  -  3:00 PM Knit & Crochet by the Books!  
   

Bring your knitting or crochet projects and join us for an hour of fellowship and information sharing.  Meets weekly, downstairs by the new fiction books.  No registration required.  Contact reference services with questions.

    Location: Downstairs--Reference & Art Gallery
   2:00 PM  -  5:00 PM Acrylic Painting with James Guentner  
   

Contact James Guentner at 412-486-7516 for details about supplies and fees.  Meets weekly.

    Location: Community Room--LEFT SIDE

Thursday August 23, 2018
   4:30 PM  -  5:30 PM Inkspotters Teen Writing Group  
    Contact: Rachel Ross   412-486-0211   rossr@einetwork.net
   

Do you write stories, fanfiction, poetry, or blog posts? Need help picking the perfect character names? Join our weekly writing group and meet other writers! Talk, work on an existing project, or try a writing prompt. No registration required.

Thursdays, June 7--August 23

    Location: Yates Room
   7:00 PM  -  9:00 PM Art & Inspiration International  
   

Meets every Thursday at 7:00 pm.  No registration required.  Led by artist William Rock.  Artists and creators of all walks are invited to share their experience and expertise.  Various guest artists are scheduled from time to time.  Check the library newsletter for details.

Check out the podcast interviews of the special guests who have appeared at Art and Inspiration with William Rock over the years:  http://artandinspiration.podbean.com/

    Location: Community Room--LEFT SIDE

Friday August 24, 2018
   8:45 AM  -  9:45 AM Exercise Class for All Levels with John Uddstrom  
   

Class focuses on stretching, balance, body toning, and Tai Chi.  The class is offered twice per week, Monday and Friday mornings.  Cost is $2.00 per class, $10 per month, or $100 for the entire year.  Drop-ins allowed.  Must sign in and pay at the circulation desk.  Fees are payable to Shaler North Hills Library.

    Location: Community Room
   12:00 PM  -  3:00 PM Quilt Group  
   

Hang out with other quilters, share ideas, and have a great time!  Meets weekly.  No registration required.  

    Location: Quiet Study
   7:00 PM  -  8:00 PM Ice Cream Extravaganza!  
    Contact: Shaler Youth Services   412-486-0211   shaleryouthservices@gmail.com
   

Summer Time is Ice Cream Time! And summer isn’t over yet! Come and share some ice cream treats with us!  Please register.  Friday, August 24 at 7:00pm

    Location: Community Room

Saturday August 25, 2018
   6:30 PM  -  8:30 PM American Girl Saturdays  
    Contact: Shaler Youth Services   412-486-0211   Shaleryouthservices@gmail.com
   

Come, bring your favorite doll, if you like!  Stories, crafts, and a look back in time.  For those in grades K and up.  As a courtesy please register for each program to ensure sufficient supplies are available.  Many thanks!

Saturdays: June 30 (Kit Kittridge), July 28 (American Girl Doll Beach Party), August 25 (Mia St Clair), September 22(Marie Grace & Cecile Ray)

 

    Location: Juvenile Fiction Room

Monday August 27, 2018
   8:45 AM  -  9:45 AM Exercise Class for All Levels with John Uddstrom  
   

Class focuses on stretching, balance, body toning, and Tai Chi.  The class is offered twice per week, Monday and Friday mornings.  Cost is $2.00 per class, $10 per month, or $100 for the entire year.  Drop-ins allowed.  Must sign in and pay at the circulation desk.  Fees are payable to Shaler North Hills Library.

    Location: Community Room
   12:30 PM  -  2:30 PM What's Your Story  
   

Do you have some heart-felt stories from your life you'd like to write about and share with others?  Come join this writing group which works on sharing memoirs and life stories and helping each other improve writing style.  Meets twice a month.  No registration required.  Contact Cheryl McLaughlin.

    Location: Conference Room

Tuesday August 28, 2018
   10:15 AM  -  11:30 AM Family Place Imagination Station  
    Contact: Shaler Youth Services   412-486-0211   shaleryouthservices@gmail.com
   

Family Place Imagination Station - Come and play with our toys and have fun at story time after play time! Child health professionals will be on hand to answer your questions. Birth through age 6. Tuesdays: May 22 and 29 and August 28 and September 4, from 10:15 - 11:30am

    Location: Community Room
   1:00 PM  -  4:00 PM SNHL Card Club  
   

This group of adults gathers weekly to play a varitey of card games.  From 500 bid to pinochle to other favorites.  Please come and meet new friends, hone your card-playing skills, and maybe learn new card games.  Meets weekly.  No registration required.  Contact Reference Services with questions.

    Location: Community Room--RIGHT SIDE
   2:00 PM  -  4:00 PM Nonfiction Book Group  
   

Love a true story?  Interested in exploring different subjects or learning more about famous people?   This book group  reads the latest nonfiction books and biographies.  Meets monthly.  No registration required  Contact Ingrid Kalchthaler.

    Location: Conference Room
   5:00 PM  -  9:00 PM Shaler Garden Club Program  
   

Open to the public. No registration required.

    Location: Community Room
   7:00 PM  -  7:45 PM Page Turners Book Club - ON HIATUS UNTIL MAY 2018  
    Contact: Shaler Youth Services   412-486-0211   shaleryouthservices@gmail.com
   

Join Cindy Binz for book discussion, crafts and a good time! For teens and young adult with exceptional abilities.

We are sorry, this program is on hiatus until May of 2018, please check back for more information.  

    Location: Conference Room

Wednesday August 29, 2018
   10:00 AM  -  12:00 PM Eckhart Tolle Discussion and Meditation Group  
   

New members are welcome as we discuss and meditate on Eckhart Tolle's works.  Meets weekly.  No registration required.  For more information contact Ken Herbold at 412-877-8287.

    Location: Conference Room
   2:00 PM  -  3:00 PM Knit & Crochet by the Books!  
   

Bring your knitting or crochet projects and join us for an hour of fellowship and information sharing.  Meets weekly, downstairs by the new fiction books.  No registration required.  Contact reference services with questions.

    Location: Downstairs--Reference & Art Gallery
   2:00 PM  -  5:00 PM Acrylic Painting with James Guentner  
   

Contact James Guentner at 412-486-7516 for details about supplies and fees.  Meets weekly.

    Location: Community Room--LEFT SIDE

Thursday August 30, 2018
   7:00 PM  -  9:00 PM Art & Inspiration International  
   

Meets every Thursday at 7:00 pm.  No registration required.  Led by artist William Rock.  Artists and creators of all walks are invited to share their experience and expertise.  Various guest artists are scheduled from time to time.  Check the library newsletter for details.

Check out the podcast interviews of the special guests who have appeared at Art and Inspiration with William Rock over the years:  http://artandinspiration.podbean.com/

    Location: Community Room--LEFT SIDE

Friday August 31, 2018
   8:45 AM  -  9:45 AM Exercise Class for All Levels with John Uddstrom  
   

Class focuses on stretching, balance, body toning, and Tai Chi.  The class is offered twice per week, Monday and Friday mornings.  Cost is $2.00 per class, $10 per month, or $100 for the entire year.  Drop-ins allowed.  Must sign in and pay at the circulation desk.  Fees are payable to Shaler North Hills Library.

    Location: Community Room
   12:00 PM  -  3:00 PM Quilt Group  
   

Hang out with other quilters, share ideas, and have a great time!  Meets weekly.  No registration required.  

    Location: Quiet Study
   1:30 PM  -  3:30 PM Movies in the Afternoon  
   

Come join others in watching movies-from classic to new releases, popular films to arthouse showings.  Popcorn served!  Meets monthly.  No registration required.  Contact Reference Services with questions.

    Location: Yates Room

Tuesday September 4, 2018
   10:15 AM  -  11:30 AM Family Place Imagination Station  
    Contact: Shaler Youth Services   412-486-0211   shaleryouthservices@gmail.com
   

Family Place Imagination Station - Come and play with our toys and have fun at story time after play time! Child health professionals will be on hand to answer your questions. Birth through age 6. Tuesdays: May 22 and 29 and August 28 and September 4, from 10:15 - 11:30am

    Location: Community Room
   5:30 PM  -  8:30 PM SNHL Card Club  
   

This group of adults gathers weekly to play a variety of card games.  From 500 bid to pinochle to other favorites.  Please come and meet new friends, hone your card-playing skills, and maybe learn new card games.  Meets weekly.  No registration required.  Contact Reference Services with questions.

    Location: Community Room--RIGHT SIDE
   7:00 PM  -  7:45 PM Page Turners Book Club - ON HIATUS UNTIL MAY 2018  
    Contact: Shaler Youth Services   412-486-0211   shaleryouthservices@gmail.com
   

Join Cindy Binz for book discussion, crafts and a good time! For teens and young adult with exceptional abilities.

We are sorry, this program is on hiatus until May of 2018, please check back for more information.  

    Location: Conference Room

Wednesday September 5, 2018
   10:00 AM  -  12:00 PM Eckhart Tolle Discussion and Meditation Group  
   

New members are welcome as we discuss and meditate on Eckhart Tolle's works.  Meets weekly.  No registration required.  For more information contact Ken Herbold at 412-877-8287.

    Location: Conference Room
   1:00 PM  -  3:00 PM Fantasy Book Group  
   

Explore new worlds or future societies.  From magic to fairies, supernatural to science, this book group reads books from the Fantasy and Science Fiction genres. Meets monthly.  Does not meet in August.  No registration required.  Contact Charlie Orsini.

    Location: Conference Room
   2:00 PM  -  3:00 PM Knit & Crochet by the Books!  
   

ALL TANGLED UP? NEED TO UNWIND? EXPLORE THE ART OF KNITTING AND CROCHET!  Learn how to knit or crochet with the SNHL Knit & Crochet Group on the first Wednesday of the month then join the group that meets every Wednesday from 2:00 to 3:00 p.m. All materials provided!

Bring your knitting or crochet projects and join us for an hour of fellowship and information sharing.  Meets weekly, downstairs by the new fiction books.  No registration required.  Contact reference services with questions.

    Location: Downstairs--Reference & Art Gallery
   2:00 PM  -  5:00 PM Acrylic Painting with James Guentner  
   

Contact James Guentner at 412-486-7516 for details about supplies and fees.  Meets weekly.

    Location: Community Room--LEFT SIDE

Thursday September 6, 2018
   6:30 PM  -  8:00 PM Game Night for Adults  
   

Open to new players and games.   Bring a favorite game, a friend,and a snack to share.  Meets monthly.  No registration required.  Contact Reference Services with questions.

    Location: Community Room--RIGHT SIDE
   7:00 PM  -  9:00 PM Art & Inspiration International  
   

Meets every Thursday at 7:00 pm.  No registration required.  Led by artist William Rock.  Artists and creators of all walks are invited to share their experience and expertise.  Various guest artists are scheduled from time to time.  Check the library newsletter for details.

Check out the podcast interviews of the special guests who have appeared at Art and Inspiration with William Rock over the years:  http://artandinspiration.podbean.com/

    Location: Community Room--LEFT SIDE

Friday September 7, 2018
   8:45 AM  -  9:45 AM Exercise Class for All Levels with John Uddstrom  
   

Class focuses on stretching, balance, body toning, and Tai Chi.  The class is offered twice per week, Monday and Friday mornings.  Cost is $2.00 per class, $10 per month, or $100 for the entire year.  Drop-ins allowed.  Must sign in and pay at the circulation desk.  Fees are payable to Shaler North Hills Library.

    Location: Community Room
   12:00 PM  -  3:00 PM Quilt Group  
   

Hang out with other quilters, share ideas, and have a great time!  Meets weekly.  No registration required.  

    Location: Quiet Study

Saturday September 8, 2018
   11:00 AM  -  11:45 AM Fun Food for Kids: Grades K-3  
    Contact: Shaler Youth Services   412-486-0211   shaleryouthservices@gmail.com
   

Do you like cooking in the kitchen and making yummy food?  We will learn the basics of cooking along with preparing yummy treats based on a different theme each class.  Saturdays: September 8, October 13, November 10 and December 8.

(Caution! This class serves & prepares food so if your child has a food allergy the library cannot guarantee that allergens will be avoided.)

Please register to ensure we have sufficient supplies.

 

    Location: Community Room--LEFT SIDE
   12:30 PM  -  1:15 PM Fun Food for Kids: Grades 4-6  
    Contact: Shaler Youth Services   412-486-0211   Shaleryouthservices@gmail.com
   

Do you like cooking in the kitchen and making yummy food?  We will learn the basics of cooking along with preparing yummy treats based on a different theme each class.  Saturdays: September 8, October 13, November 10 and December 8.

(Caution! This class serves & prepares food so if your child has a food allergy the library cannot guarantee that allergens will be avoided.)

Please register to ensure we have sufficient supplies.

 

    Location: Community Room--LEFT SIDE

Monday September 10, 2018
   8:45 AM  -  9:45 AM Exercise Class for All Levels with John Uddstrom  
   

Class focuses on stretching, balance, body toning, and Tai Chi.  The class is offered twice per week, Monday and Friday mornings.  Cost is $2.00 per class, $10 per month, or $100 for the entire year.  Drop-ins allowed.  Must sign in and pay at the circulation desk.  Fees are payable to Shaler North Hills Library.

    Location: Community Room
   12:30 PM  -  2:30 PM What's Your Story  
   

Do you have some heart-felt stories from your life you'd like to write about and share with others?  Come join this writing group which works on sharing memoirs and life stories and helping each other improve writing style.  Meets twice a month.  No registration required.  Contact Cheryl McLaughlin.

    Location: Conference Room
   6:30 PM  -  8:00 PM Monday Night Book Group  
   

This book group reads a variety of both fiction and nonfiction materials. Meets monthly. No registration required. Contact Sharon McRae.

    Location: Conference Room

Tuesday September 11, 2018
   1:00 PM  -  4:00 PM SNHL Card Club  
   

This group of adults gathers weekly to play a varitey of card games.  From 500 bid to pinochle to other favorites.  Please come and meet new friends, hone your card-playing skills, and maybe learn new card games.  Meets weekly.  No registration required.  Contact Reference Services with questions.

    Location: Community Room--RIGHT SIDE
   2:00 PM  -  3:00 PM Home Grown Book Group  
   

You might be surprised by these good reads by authors right in your own backyard!  This book group reads a variety of books written by authors from the local Western Pa area.  Meets monthly. No registration required.  Contact Eileen Kruszewski.

    Location: Conference Room
   7:00 PM  -  7:45 PM Page Turners Book Club - ON HIATUS UNTIL MAY 2018  
    Contact: Shaler Youth Services   412-486-0211   shaleryouthservices@gmail.com
   

Join Cindy Binz for book discussion, crafts and a good time! For teens and young adult with exceptional abilities.

We are sorry, this program is on hiatus until May of 2018, please check back for more information.  

    Location: Conference Room

Wednesday September 12, 2018
   10:00 AM  -  12:00 PM Eckhart Tolle Discussion and Meditation Group  
   

New members are welcome as we discuss and meditate on Eckhart Tolle's works.  Meets weekly.  No registration required.  For more information contact Ken Herbold at 412-877-8287.

    Location: Conference Room
   2:00 PM  -  3:00 PM Knit & Crochet by the Books!  
   

Bring your knitting or crochet projects and join us for an hour of fellowship and information sharing.  Meets weekly, downstairs by the new fiction books.  No registration required.  Contact reference services with questions.

    Location: Downstairs--Reference & Art Gallery
   2:00 PM  -  5:00 PM Acrylic Painting with James Guentner  
   

Contact James Guentner at 412-486-7516 for details about supplies and fees.  Meets weekly.

    Location: Community Room--LEFT SIDE
   6:15 PM  -  8:00 PM Readings in Alternative Everything facilitated by Richard Kajuth, Eds, PhD  
   

Are you interested in the various mysteries of the mind investigated by parapsychology, or the fields of alternative and holistic healing?  Would you like to explore theories about the nature of consciousness, mind/body/spirit connections and your health, or intriguing archeological findings that don't fit existing historical paradigms?  This is a book "study" group discussion that will focus on the central themes of each book for two to three monthly sessions.  Facilitated by Richard Kajuth, EdS, DD, a former educational consultant, now retired from the Ohio Department of Education.  He has been a lifelong student of various esoteric subjects, is a certified yoga teacher, has taught meditation for health and well-being sessions, and is the editor of two current books on  Eastern philosophy and religion.  Meets monthly. No registration required.  Contact Richard Kajuth. 

    Location: Quiet Study

Thursday September 13, 2018
   10:00 AM  -  12:00 PM Watercolors Open Session  
   

Contact Maggie Woods, 412-443-7233, for details about supplies and fees.  Meets weekly, breaks for the summer.

    Location: Quiet Study
   7:00 PM  -  9:00 PM Art & Inspiration International  
   

Meets every Thursday at 7:00 pm.  No registration required.  Led by artist William Rock.  Artists and creators of all walks are invited to share their experience and expertise.  Various guest artists are scheduled from time to time.  Check the library newsletter for details.

Check out the podcast interviews of the special guests who have appeared at Art and Inspiration with William Rock over the years:  http://artandinspiration.podbean.com/

    Location: Community Room--LEFT SIDE

Friday September 14, 2018
   8:45 AM  -  9:45 AM Exercise Class for All Levels with John Uddstrom  
   

Class focuses on stretching, balance, body toning, and Tai Chi.  The class is offered twice per week, Monday and Friday mornings.  Cost is $2.00 per class, $10 per month, or $100 for the entire year.  Drop-ins allowed.  Must sign in and pay at the circulation desk.  Fees are payable to Shaler North Hills Library.

    Location: Community Room
   12:00 PM  -  3:00 PM Quilt Group  
   

Hang out with other quilters, share ideas, and have a great time!  Meets weekly.  No registration required.  

    Location: Quiet Study

Saturday September 15, 2018
   2:00 PM  -  4:00 PM North Hills Genealogists Writing Group  
    Location: Yates Room

Monday September 17, 2018
   8:45 AM  -  9:45 AM Exercise Class for All Levels with John Uddstrom  
   

Class focuses on stretching, balance, body toning, and Tai Chi.  The class is offered twice per week, Monday and Friday mornings.  Cost is $2.00 per class, $10 per month, or $100 for the entire year.  Drop-ins allowed.  Must sign in and pay at the circulation desk.  Fees are payable to Shaler North Hills Library.

    Location: Community Room

Tuesday September 18, 2018
   1:30 PM  -  3:30 PM The Trip is on Us!  
   

Films take us around the world.  Visit exotic places, other states, festivals and countries.  Popcorn served!  Meets monthly.  No registration required.  Contact Reference Services with questions.

    Location: Community Room--RIGHT SIDE
   2:00 PM  -  6:00 PM AARP Smart Driver Course-Introductory  
   

The library partners with AARP to offer driving courses.  Every other month is either the two-day Smart Driver Course or the Refresher course.  You Must have taken the two-day course in the  last three years to register for a Refresher.  If you are not sure, call your Insurance Company.  Most companies offer a discount for completion.

Fee: AARP Members: $15 Non-Members: $20; Pay the instructor the day of the class.

Call the Library to register:  412.486-0211

    Location: Community Room--LEFT SIDE
   5:30 PM  -  8:30 PM SNHL Card Club  
   

This group of adults gathers weekly to play a variety of card games.  From 500 bid to pinochle to other favorites.  Please come and meet new friends, hone your card-playing skills, and maybe learn new card games.  Meets weekly.  No registration required.  Contact Reference Services with questions.

    Location: Community Room--RIGHT SIDE
   7:00 PM  -  7:45 PM Page Turners Book Club - ON HIATUS UNTIL MAY 2018  
    Contact: Shaler Youth Services   412-486-0211   shaleryouthservices@gmail.com
   

Join Cindy Binz for book discussion, crafts and a good time! For teens and young adult with exceptional abilities.

We are sorry, this program is on hiatus until May of 2018, please check back for more information.  

    Location: Conference Room

Wednesday September 19, 2018
   10:00 AM  -  12:00 PM Eckhart Tolle Discussion and Meditation Group  
   

New members are welcome as we discuss and meditate on Eckhart Tolle's works.  Meets weekly.  No registration required.  For more information contact Ken Herbold at 412-877-8287.

    Location: Conference Room
   2:00 PM  -  3:00 PM Knit & Crochet by the Books!  
   

Bring your knitting or crochet projects and join us for an hour of fellowship and information sharing.  Meets weekly, downstairs by the new fiction books.  No registration required.  Contact reference services with questions.

    Location: Downstairs--Reference & Art Gallery
   2:00 PM  -  5:00 PM Acrylic Painting with James Guentner  
   

Contact James Guentner at 412-486-7516 for details about supplies and fees.  Meets weekly.

    Location: Community Room--LEFT SIDE
   6:30 PM  -  8:00 PM Food for Thought Book Group  
   

This group is an exploration of food and cookbooks.  In 2018, the group will try new genres of cooking, do some "traveling" with world travel talks, cooking demonstrations and cookbook discussions.. Attendees prepare food on a theme to share with the group.  Meets monthly.  No registration required. 

    Location: Community Room--LEFT SIDE

Thursday September 20, 2018
   9:00 AM  -  11:00 AM Adult Services Meeting  
    Location: Conference Room
   10:00 AM  -  12:00 PM Watercolors Open Session  
   

Contact Maggie Woods, 412-443-7233, for details about supplies and fees.  Meets weekly, breaks for the summer.

    Location: Quiet Study
   2:00 PM  -  6:00 PM AARP Smart Driver Course-Introductory  
   

The library partners with AARP to offer driving courses.  Every other month is either the two-day Smart Driver Course or the Refresher course.  You Must have taken the two-day course in the  last three years to register for a Refresher.  If you are not sure, call your Insurance Company.  Most companies offer a discount for completion.

Fee: AARP Members: $15 Non-Members: $20; Pay the instructor the day of the class.

Call the Library to register:  412.486-0211

    Location: Community Room--LEFT SIDE
   2:30 PM  -  4:00 PM Afternoon Mystery Book Group  
   

Love thrillers? Suspense? A good mystery? Join this group as we read the latest mystery & thriller books and discuss how well the author manages to "surprise" us. Titles range from classics to recent authors, puzzle mysteries to "killers."  Meets monthly. No registration required.  Contact Beth Lawry.

    Location: Community Room--RIGHT SIDE
   7:00 PM  -  9:00 PM Art & Inspiration International  
   

Meets every Thursday at 7:00 pm.  No registration required.  Led by artist William Rock.  Artists and creators of all walks are invited to share their experience and expertise.  Various guest artists are scheduled from time to time.  Check the library newsletter for details.

Check out the podcast interviews of the special guests who have appeared at Art and Inspiration with William Rock over the years:  http://artandinspiration.podbean.com/

    Location: Community Room--LEFT SIDE

Friday September 21, 2018
   8:45 AM  -  9:45 AM Exercise Class for All Levels with John Uddstrom  
   

Class focuses on stretching, balance, body toning, and Tai Chi.  The class is offered twice per week, Monday and Friday mornings.  Cost is $2.00 per class, $10 per month, or $100 for the entire year.  Drop-ins allowed.  Must sign in and pay at the circulation desk.  Fees are payable to Shaler North Hills Library.

    Location: Community Room
   12:00 PM  -  3:00 PM Quilt Group  
   

Hang out with other quilters, share ideas, and have a great time!  Meets weekly.  No registration required.  

    Location: Quiet Study

Saturday September 22, 2018
   6:30 PM  -  8:30 PM American Girl Saturdays  
    Contact: Shaler Youth Services   412-486-0211   Shaleryouthservices@gmail.com
   

Come, bring your favorite doll, if you like!  Stories, crafts, and a look back in time.  For those in grades K and up.  As a courtesy please register for each program to ensure sufficient supplies are available.  Many thanks!

Saturdays: June 30 (Kit Kittridge), July 28 (American Girl Doll Beach Party), August 25 (Mia St Clair), September 22(Marie Grace & Cecile Ray)

 

    Location: Juvenile Fiction Room

Monday September 24, 2018
   8:45 AM  -  9:45 AM Exercise Class for All Levels with John Uddstrom  
   

Class focuses on stretching, balance, body toning, and Tai Chi.  The class is offered twice per week, Monday and Friday mornings.  Cost is $2.00 per class, $10 per month, or $100 for the entire year.  Drop-ins allowed.  Must sign in and pay at the circulation desk.  Fees are payable to Shaler North Hills Library.

    Location: Community Room
   12:30 PM  -  2:30 PM What's Your Story  
   

Do you have some heart-felt stories from your life you'd like to write about and share with others?  Come join this writing group which works on sharing memoirs and life stories and helping each other improve writing style.  Meets twice a month.  No registration required.  Contact Cheryl McLaughlin.

    Location: Conference Room

Tuesday September 25, 2018
   1:00 PM  -  4:00 PM SNHL Card Club  
   

This group of adults gathers weekly to play a varitey of card games.  From 500 bid to pinochle to other favorites.  Please come and meet new friends, hone your card-playing skills, and maybe learn new card games.  Meets weekly.  No registration required.  Contact Reference Services with questions.

    Location: Community Room--RIGHT SIDE
   2:00 PM  -  4:00 PM Nonfiction Book Group  
   

Love a true story?  Interested in exploring different subjects or learning more about famous people?   This book group  reads the latest nonfiction books and biographies.  Meets monthly.  No registration required  Contact Ingrid Kalchthaler.

    Location: Conference Room
   7:00 PM  -  7:45 PM Page Turners Book Club - ON HIATUS UNTIL MAY 2018  
    Contact: Shaler Youth Services   412-486-0211   shaleryouthservices@gmail.com
   

Join Cindy Binz for book discussion, crafts and a good time! For teens and young adult with exceptional abilities.

We are sorry, this program is on hiatus until May of 2018, please check back for more information.  

    Location: Conference Room

Wednesday September 26, 2018
   10:00 AM  -  12:00 PM Eckhart Tolle Discussion and Meditation Group  
   

New members are welcome as we discuss and meditate on Eckhart Tolle's works.  Meets weekly.  No registration required.  For more information contact Ken Herbold at 412-877-8287.

    Location: Conference Room
   2:00 PM  -  3:00 PM Knit & Crochet by the Books!  
   

Bring your knitting or crochet projects and join us for an hour of fellowship and information sharing.  Meets weekly, downstairs by the new fiction books.  No registration required.  Contact reference services with questions.

    Location: Downstairs--Reference & Art Gallery
   2:00 PM  -  5:00 PM Acrylic Painting with James Guentner  
   

Contact James Guentner at 412-486-7516 for details about supplies and fees.  Meets weekly.

    Location: Community Room--LEFT SIDE
   6:00 PM  -  8:00 PM PA Genealogy  
    Location: Conference Room

Thursday September 27, 2018
   10:00 AM  -  12:00 PM Watercolors Open Session  
   

Contact Maggie Woods, 412-443-7233, for details about supplies and fees.  Meets weekly, breaks for the summer.

    Location: Quiet Study
   7:00 PM  -  9:00 PM Art & Inspiration International  
   

Meets every Thursday at 7:00 pm.  No registration required.  Led by artist William Rock.  Artists and creators of all walks are invited to share their experience and expertise.  Various guest artists are scheduled from time to time.  Check the library newsletter for details.

Check out the podcast interviews of the special guests who have appeared at Art and Inspiration with William Rock over the years:  http://artandinspiration.podbean.com/

    Location: Community Room--LEFT SIDE

Friday September 28, 2018
   8:45 AM  -  9:45 AM Exercise Class for All Levels with John Uddstrom  
   

Class focuses on stretching, balance, body toning, and Tai Chi.  The class is offered twice per week, Monday and Friday mornings.  Cost is $2.00 per class, $10 per month, or $100 for the entire year.  Drop-ins allowed.  Must sign in and pay at the circulation desk.  Fees are payable to Shaler North Hills Library.

    Location: Community Room
   12:00 PM  -  3:00 PM Quilt Group  
   

Hang out with other quilters, share ideas, and have a great time!  Meets weekly.  No registration required.  

    Location: Quiet Study
   1:30 PM  -  3:30 PM Movies in the Afternoon  
   

Come join others in watching movies-from classic to new releases, popular films to arthouse showings.  Popcorn served!  Meets monthly.  No registration required.  Contact Reference Services with questions.

    Location: Yates Room

Monday October 1, 2018
   8:45 AM  -  9:45 AM Exercise Class for All Levels with John Uddstrom  
   

Class focuses on stretching, balance, body toning, and Tai Chi.  The class is offered twice per week, Monday and Friday mornings.  Cost is $2.00 per class, $10 per month, or $100 for the entire year.  Drop-ins allowed.  Must sign in and pay at the circulation desk.  Fees are payable to Shaler North Hills Library.

    Location: Community Room

Tuesday October 2, 2018
   1:00 PM  -  3:00 PM Shaler Garden Club Board Meeting  
    Location: Community Room--LEFT SIDE
   4:00 PM  -  9:00 PM Book Sale setup  
    Location: Community Room
   5:30 PM  -  8:30 PM SNHL Card Club  
   

This group of adults gathers weekly to play a variety of card games.  From 500 bid to pinochle to other favorites.  Please come and meet new friends, hone your card-playing skills, and maybe learn new card games.  Meets weekly.  No registration required.  Contact Reference Services with questions.

    Location: Downstairs--Large Print Program Room
   7:00 PM  -  7:45 PM Page Turners Book Club - ON HIATUS UNTIL MAY 2018  
    Contact: Shaler Youth Services   412-486-0211   shaleryouthservices@gmail.com
   

Join Cindy Binz for book discussion, crafts and a good time! For teens and young adult with exceptional abilities.

We are sorry, this program is on hiatus until May of 2018, please check back for more information.  

    Location: Conference Room

Wednesday October 3, 2018
   9:00 AM  -  9:00 PM Book Sale set up  
   

Community Room

Quiet Study

   10:00 AM  -  12:00 PM Eckhart Tolle Discussion and Meditation Group  
   

New members are welcome as we discuss and meditate on Eckhart Tolle's works.  Meets weekly.  No registration required.  For more information contact Ken Herbold at 412-877-8287.

    Location: Conference Room
   1:00 PM  -  3:00 PM Fantasy Book Group  
   

Explore new worlds or future societies.  From magic to fairies, supernatural to science, this book group reads books from the Fantasy and Science Fiction genres. Meets monthly.  Does not meet in August.  No registration required.  Contact Charlie Orsini.

    Location: Conference Room
   2:00 PM  -  3:00 PM Knit & Crochet by the Books!  
   

ALL TANGLED UP? NEED TO UNWIND? EXPLORE THE ART OF KNITTING AND CROCHET!  Learn how to knit or crochet with the SNHL Knit & Crochet Group on the first Wednesday of the month then join the group that meets every Wednesday from 2:00 to 3:00 p.m. All materials provided!

Bring your knitting or crochet projects and join us for an hour of fellowship and information sharing.  Meets weekly, downstairs by the new fiction books.  No registration required.  Contact reference services with questions.

    Location: Downstairs--Reference & Art Gallery
   2:00 PM  -  5:00 PM Acrylic Painting with James Guentner  
   

Contact James Guentner at 412-486-7516 for details about supplies and fees.  Meets weekly.

    Location: Downstairs--Large Print Program Room

Thursday October 4, 2018
   9:00 AM  -  9:00 PM Book Sale setup  
   

Community Room

Quiet Study

   10:00 AM  -  12:00 PM Watercolors Open Session  
   

Contact Maggie Woods, 412-443-7233, for details about supplies and fees.  Meets weekly, breaks for the summer.

    Location: Downstairs--Large Print Program Room
   6:30 PM  -  8:00 PM Game Night for Adults  
   

Open to new players and games.   Bring a favorite game, a friend,and a snack to share.  Meets monthly.  No registration required.  Contact Reference Services with questions.

   7:00 PM  -  9:00 PM Art & Inspiration International  
   

Meets every Thursday at 7:00 pm.  No registration required.  Led by artist William Rock.  Artists and creators of all walks are invited to share their experience and expertise.  Various guest artists are scheduled from time to time.  Check the library newsletter for details.

Check out the podcast interviews of the special guests who have appeared at Art and Inspiration with William Rock over the years:  http://artandinspiration.podbean.com/

    Location: Downstairs--Large Print Program Room

Friday October 5, 2018
   6:30 PM  -  9:30 PM Book Sale Preview Night!  
   

Join the Friends of Shaler North Hills Library and get to visit the book sale first! Membership is only $10.00. Watch for details...

Community Room

Quiet Study


Saturday October 6, 2018
   10:00 AM  -  5:00 PM Book Sale!  
   

GIANT USED BOOK SALE!

Great selection of books - fiction, nonfiction, paperbacks, audiobooks. childrens materials, DVDs, CDs, puzzles and games!

Community Room

Quiet Study


Sunday October 7, 2018
   12:00 PM  -  5:00 PM Book Sale!  
   

GIANT USED BOOK SALE!

Great selection of books - fiction, nonfiction, paperbacks, audiobooks, childrens materials, DVDs, CDs, puzzles and games!

Community Room

Quiet Study


Monday October 8, 2018
   8:45 AM  -  9:45 AM Exercise Class for All Levels with John Uddstrom  
   

Class focuses on stretching, balance, body toning, and Tai Chi.  The class is offered twice per week, Monday and Friday mornings.  Cost is $2.00 per class, $10 per month, or $100 for the entire year.  Drop-ins allowed.  Must sign in and pay at the circulation desk.  Fees are payable to Shaler North Hills Library.

    Location: Community Room
   12:30 PM  -  2:30 PM What's Your Story  
   

Do you have some heart-felt stories from your life you'd like to write about and share with others?  Come join this writing group which works on sharing memoirs and life stories and helping each other improve writing style.  Meets twice a month.  No registration required.  Contact Cheryl McLaughlin.

    Location: Conference Room
   6:30 PM  -  8:00 PM Monday Night Book Group  
   

This book group reads a variety of both fiction and nonfiction materials. Meets monthly. No registration required. Contact Sharon McRae.

    Location: Conference Room

Tuesday October 9, 2018
   1:00 PM  -  4:00 PM SNHL Card Club  
   

This group of adults gathers weekly to play a varitey of card games.  From 500 bid to pinochle to other favorites.  Please come and meet new friends, hone your card-playing skills, and maybe learn new card games.  Meets weekly.  No registration required.  Contact Reference Services with questions.

    Location: Community Room--RIGHT SIDE
   2:00 PM  -  3:00 PM Home Grown Book Group  
   

You might be surprised by these good reads by authors right in your own backyard!  This book group reads a variety of books written by authors from the local Western Pa area.  Meets monthly. No registration required.  Contact Eileen Kruszewski.

    Location: Conference Room
   7:00 PM  -  7:45 PM Page Turners Book Club - ON HIATUS UNTIL MAY 2018  
    Contact: Shaler Youth Services   412-486-0211   shaleryouthservices@gmail.com
   

Join Cindy Binz for book discussion, crafts and a good time! For teens and young adult with exceptional abilities.

We are sorry, this program is on hiatus until May of 2018, please check back for more information.  

    Location: Conference Room

Wednesday October 10, 2018
   10:00 AM  -  12:00 PM Eckhart Tolle Discussion and Meditation Group  
   

New members are welcome as we discuss and meditate on Eckhart Tolle's works.  Meets weekly.  No registration required.  For more information contact Ken Herbold at 412-877-8287.

    Location: Conference Room
   2:00 PM  -  3:00 PM Knit & Crochet by the Books!  
   

Bring your knitting or crochet projects and join us for an hour of fellowship and information sharing.  Meets weekly, downstairs by the new fiction books.  No registration required.  Contact reference services with questions.

    Location: Downstairs--Reference & Art Gallery
   2:00 PM  -  5:00 PM Acrylic Painting with James Guentner  
   

Contact James Guentner at 412-486-7516 for details about supplies and fees.  Meets weekly.

    Location: Community Room--LEFT SIDE
   6:15 PM  -  8:00 PM Readings in Alternative Everything facilitated by Richard Kajuth, Eds, PhD  
   

Are you interested in the various mysteries of the mind investigated by parapsychology, or the fields of alternative and holistic healing?  Would you like to explore theories about the nature of consciousness, mind/body/spirit connections and your health, or intriguing archeological findings that don't fit existing historical paradigms?  This is a book "study" group discussion that will focus on the central themes of each book for two to three monthly sessions.  Facilitated by Richard Kajuth, EdS, DD, a former educational consultant, now retired from the Ohio Department of Education.  He has been a lifelong student of various esoteric subjects, is a certified yoga teacher, has taught meditation for health and well-being sessions, and is the editor of two current books on  Eastern philosophy and religion.  Meets monthly. No registration required.  Contact Richard Kajuth. 

    Location: Quiet Study
   7:30 PM  -  9:00 PM SNHL Board of Directors Meeting  
    Location: Conference Room

Thursday October 11, 2018
   10:00 AM  -  12:00 PM Watercolors Open Session  
   

Contact Maggie Woods, 412-443-7233, for details about supplies and fees.  Meets weekly, breaks for the summer.

    Location: Quiet Study
   7:00 PM  -  9:00 PM Art & Inspiration International  
   

Meets every Thursday at 7:00 pm.  No registration required.  Led by artist William Rock.  Artists and creators of all walks are invited to share their experience and expertise.  Various guest artists are scheduled from time to time.  Check the library newsletter for details.

Check out the podcast interviews of the special guests who have appeared at Art and Inspiration with William Rock over the years:  http://artandinspiration.podbean.com/

    Location: Community Room--LEFT SIDE

Friday October 12, 2018
   8:45 AM  -  9:45 AM Exercise Class for All Levels with John Uddstrom  
   

Class focuses on stretching, balance, body toning, and Tai Chi.  The class is offered twice per week, Monday and Friday mornings.  Cost is $2.00 per class, $10 per month, or $100 for the entire year.  Drop-ins allowed.  Must sign in and pay at the circulation desk.  Fees are payable to Shaler North Hills Library.

    Location: Community Room
   12:00 PM  -  3:00 PM Quilt Group  
   

Hang out with other quilters, share ideas, and have a great time!  Meets weekly.  No registration required.  

    Location: Quiet Study

Saturday October 13, 2018
   11:00 AM  -  11:45 AM Fun Food for Kids: Grades K-3  
    Contact: Shaler Youth Services   412-486-0211   shaleryouthservices@gmail.com
   

Do you like cooking in the kitchen and making yummy food?  We will learn the basics of cooking along with preparing yummy treats based on a different theme each class.  Saturdays: September 8, October 13, November 10 and December 8.

(Caution! This class serves & prepares food so if your child has a food allergy the library cannot guarantee that allergens will be avoided.)

Please register to ensure we have sufficient supplies.

 

    Location: Community Room--LEFT SIDE
   12:30 PM  -  1:15 PM Fun Food for Kids: Grades 4-6  
    Contact: Shaler Youth Services   412-486-0211   Shaleryouthservices@gmail.com
   

Do you like cooking in the kitchen and making yummy food?  We will learn the basics of cooking along with preparing yummy treats based on a different theme each class.  Saturdays: September 8, October 13, November 10 and December 8.

(Caution! This class serves & prepares food so if your child has a food allergy the library cannot guarantee that allergens will be avoided.)

Please register to ensure we have sufficient supplies.

 

    Location: Community Room--LEFT SIDE

Monday October 15, 2018
   8:45 AM  -  9:45 AM Exercise Class for All Levels with John Uddstrom  
   

Class focuses on stretching, balance, body toning, and Tai Chi.  The class is offered twice per week, Monday and Friday mornings.  Cost is $2.00 per class, $10 per month, or $100 for the entire year.  Drop-ins allowed.  Must sign in and pay at the circulation desk.  Fees are payable to Shaler North Hills Library.

    Location: Community Room

Tuesday October 16, 2018
   1:30 PM  -  3:30 PM The Trip is on Us!  
   

Films take us around the world.  Visit exotic places, other states, festivals and countries.  Popcorn served!  Meets monthly.  No registration required.  Contact Reference Services with questions.

    Location: Community Room--RIGHT SIDE
   5:30 PM  -  8:30 PM SNHL Card Club  
   

This group of adults gathers weekly to play a variety of card games.  From 500 bid to pinochle to other favorites.  Please come and meet new friends, hone your card-playing skills, and maybe learn new card games.  Meets weekly.  No registration required.  Contact Reference Services with questions.

    Location: Community Room--RIGHT SIDE
   7:00 PM  -  7:45 PM Page Turners Book Club - ON HIATUS UNTIL MAY 2018  
    Contact: Shaler Youth Services   412-486-0211   shaleryouthservices@gmail.com
   

Join Cindy Binz for book discussion, crafts and a good time! For teens and young adult with exceptional abilities.

We are sorry, this program is on hiatus until May of 2018, please check back for more information.  

    Location: Conference Room

Wednesday October 17, 2018
   10:00 AM  -  12:00 PM Eckhart Tolle Discussion and Meditation Group  
   

New members are welcome as we discuss and meditate on Eckhart Tolle's works.  Meets weekly.  No registration required.  For more information contact Ken Herbold at 412-877-8287.

    Location: Conference Room
   2:00 PM  -  3:00 PM Knit & Crochet by the Books!  
   

Bring your knitting or crochet projects and join us for an hour of fellowship and information sharing.  Meets weekly, downstairs by the new fiction books.  No registration required.  Contact reference services with questions.

    Location: Downstairs--Reference & Art Gallery
   2:00 PM  -  5:00 PM Acrylic Painting with James Guentner  
   

Contact James Guentner at 412-486-7516 for details about supplies and fees.  Meets weekly.

    Location: Community Room--LEFT SIDE
   5:00 PM  -  8:00 PM Keystone Wellness Board Meeting  
    Location: Quiet Study
   6:30 PM  -  8:00 PM Food for Thought Book Group  
   

This group is an exploration of food and cookbooks.  In 2018, the group will try new genres of cooking, do some "traveling" with world travel talks, cooking demonstrations and cookbook discussions.. Attendees prepare food on a theme to share with the group.  Meets monthly.  No registration required. 

    Location: Community Room--LEFT SIDE

Thursday October 18, 2018
   9:00 AM  -  11:00 AM Adult Services Meeting  
    Location: Conference Room
   10:00 AM  -  12:00 PM Watercolors Open Session  
   

Contact Maggie Woods, 412-443-7233, for details about supplies and fees.  Meets weekly, breaks for the summer.

    Location: Quiet Study
   2:30 PM  -  4:00 PM Afternoon Mystery Book Group  
   

Love thrillers? Suspense? A good mystery? Join this group as we read the latest mystery & thriller books and discuss how well the author manages to "surprise" us. Titles range from classics to recent authors, puzzle mysteries to "killers."  Meets monthly. No registration required.  Contact Beth Lawry.

    Location: Community Room--RIGHT SIDE
   7:00 PM  -  9:00 PM Art & Inspiration International  
   

Meets every Thursday at 7:00 pm.  No registration required.  Led by artist William Rock.  Artists and creators of all walks are invited to share their experience and expertise.  Various guest artists are scheduled from time to time.  Check the library newsletter for details.

Check out the podcast interviews of the special guests who have appeared at Art and Inspiration with William Rock over the years:  http://artandinspiration.podbean.com/

    Location: Community Room--LEFT SIDE

Friday October 19, 2018
   8:45 AM  -  9:45 AM Exercise Class for All Levels with John Uddstrom  
   

Class focuses on stretching, balance, body toning, and Tai Chi.  The class is offered twice per week, Monday and Friday mornings.  Cost is $2.00 per class, $10 per month, or $100 for the entire year.  Drop-ins allowed.  Must sign in and pay at the circulation desk.  Fees are payable to Shaler North Hills Library.

    Location: Community Room
   12:00 PM  -  3:00 PM Quilt Group  
   

Hang out with other quilters, share ideas, and have a great time!  Meets weekly.  No registration required.  

    Location: Quiet Study
   2:00 PM  -  6:00 PM AARP Smart Driving Course-Refresher  
   

The library partners with AARP to offer driving courses  Every other month is the Refresher course.  You must have taken the two day course in the last three years to register for a Refresher.  If you are not sure, call your insurance company.  Most companies offer a discount for completion.  Refresher course takes place on Fridays.

Fee:  AARP members: $15  Non-members: $20;  Pay the instructor the day of the class.

Cal the library to register: 412-486-0211

    Location: Community Room--LEFT SIDE

Saturday October 20, 2018
   2:00 PM  -  4:00 PM North Hills Genealogists Writing Group  
    Location: Yates Room

Monday October 22, 2018
   8:45 AM  -  9:45 AM Exercise Class for All Levels with John Uddstrom  
   

Class focuses on stretching, balance, body toning, and Tai Chi.  The class is offered twice per week, Monday and Friday mornings.  Cost is $2.00 per class, $10 per month, or $100 for the entire year.  Drop-ins allowed.  Must sign in and pay at the circulation desk.  Fees are payable to Shaler North Hills Library.

    Location: Community Room
   12:30 PM  -  2:30 PM What's Your Story  
   

Do you have some heart-felt stories from your life you'd like to write about and share with others?  Come join this writing group which works on sharing memoirs and life stories and helping each other improve writing style.  Meets twice a month.  No registration required.  Contact Cheryl McLaughlin.

    Location: Conference Room

Tuesday October 23, 2018
   1:00 PM  -  4:00 PM SNHL Card Club  
   

This group of adults gathers weekly to play a varitey of card games.  From 500 bid to pinochle to other favorites.  Please come and meet new friends, hone your card-playing skills, and maybe learn new card games.  Meets weekly.  No registration required.  Contact Reference Services with questions.

    Location: Community Room--RIGHT SIDE
   2:00 PM  -  4:00 PM Nonfiction Book Group  
   

Love a true story?  Interested in exploring different subjects or learning more about famous people?   This book group  reads the latest nonfiction books and biographies.  Meets monthly.  No registration required  Contact Ingrid Kalchthaler.

    Location: Conference Room
   7:00 PM  -  7:45 PM Page Turners Book Club - ON HIATUS UNTIL MAY 2018  
    Contact: Shaler Youth Services   412-486-0211   shaleryouthservices@gmail.com
   

Join Cindy Binz for book discussion, crafts and a good time! For teens and young adult with exceptional abilities.

We are sorry, this program is on hiatus until May of 2018, please check back for more information.  

    Location: Conference Room

Wednesday October 24, 2018
   10:00 AM  -  12:00 PM Eckhart Tolle Discussion and Meditation Group  
   

New members are welcome as we discuss and meditate on Eckhart Tolle's works.  Meets weekly.  No registration required.  For more information contact Ken Herbold at 412-877-8287.

    Location: Conference Room
   2:00 PM  -  3:00 PM Knit & Crochet by the Books!  
   

Bring your knitting or crochet projects and join us for an hour of fellowship and information sharing.  Meets weekly, downstairs by the new fiction books.  No registration required.  Contact reference services with questions.

    Location: Downstairs--Reference & Art Gallery
   2:00 PM  -  5:00 PM Acrylic Painting with James Guentner  
   

Contact James Guentner at 412-486-7516 for details about supplies and fees.  Meets weekly.

    Location: Community Room--LEFT SIDE
   6:00 PM  -  8:00 PM PA Genealogy  
    Location: Conference Room

Thursday October 25, 2018
   10:00 AM  -  12:00 PM Watercolors Open Session  
   

Contact Maggie Woods, 412-443-7233, for details about supplies and fees.  Meets weekly, breaks for the summer.

    Location: Quiet Study
   7:00 PM  -  9:00 PM Art & Inspiration International  
   

Meets every Thursday at 7:00 pm.  No registration required.  Led by artist William Rock.  Artists and creators of all walks are invited to share their experience and expertise.  Various guest artists are scheduled from time to time.  Check the library newsletter for details.

Check out the podcast interviews of the special guests who have appeared at Art and Inspiration with William Rock over the years:  http://artandinspiration.podbean.com/

    Location: Community Room--LEFT SIDE

Friday October 26, 2018
   8:45 AM  -  9:45 AM Exercise Class for All Levels with John Uddstrom  
   

Class focuses on stretching, balance, body toning, and Tai Chi.  The class is offered twice per week, Monday and Friday mornings.  Cost is $2.00 per class, $10 per month, or $100 for the entire year.  Drop-ins allowed.  Must sign in and pay at the circulation desk.  Fees are payable to Shaler North Hills Library.

    Location: Community Room
   12:00 PM  -  3:00 PM Quilt Group  
   

Hang out with other quilters, share ideas, and have a great time!  Meets weekly.  No registration required.  

    Location: Quiet Study
   1:30 PM  -  3:30 PM Movies in the Afternoon  
   

Come join others in watching movies-from classic to new releases, popular films to arthouse showings.  Popcorn served!  Meets monthly.  No registration required.  Contact Reference Services with questions.

    Location: Yates Room

Saturday October 27, 2018
   6:30 PM  -  8:30 PM American Girl Saturdays  
    Contact: Shaler Youth Services   412-486-0211   Shaleryouthservices@gmail.com
   

Come, bring your favorite doll, if you like!  Stories, crafts, and a look back in time.  For those in grades K and up.  As a courtesy please register for each program to ensure sufficient supplies are available.  Many thanks!

Saturdays: June 30 (Kit Kittridge), July 28 (American Girl Doll Beach Party), August 25 (Mia St Clair), September 22(Marie Grace & Cecile Ray)

 

    Location: Juvenile Fiction Room

Monday October 29, 2018
   8:45 AM  -  9:45 AM Exercise Class for All Levels with John Uddstrom  
   

Class focuses on stretching, balance, body toning, and Tai Chi.  The class is offered twice per week, Monday and Friday mornings.  Cost is $2.00 per class, $10 per month, or $100 for the entire year.  Drop-ins allowed.  Must sign in and pay at the circulation desk.  Fees are payable to Shaler North Hills Library.

    Location: Community Room

Tuesday October 30, 2018
   1:00 PM  -  4:00 PM SNHL Card Club  
   

This group of adults gathers weekly to play a varitey of card games.  From 500 bid to pinochle to other favorites.  Please come and meet new friends, hone your card-playing skills, and maybe learn new card games.  Meets weekly.  No registration required.  Contact Reference Services with questions.

    Location: Community Room--RIGHT SIDE
   7:00 PM  -  7:45 PM Page Turners Book Club - ON HIATUS UNTIL MAY 2018  
    Contact: Shaler Youth Services   412-486-0211   shaleryouthservices@gmail.com
   

Join Cindy Binz for book discussion, crafts and a good time! For teens and young adult with exceptional abilities.

We are sorry, this program is on hiatus until May of 2018, please check back for more information.  

    Location: Conference Room

Wednesday October 31, 2018
   10:00 AM  -  12:00 PM Eckhart Tolle Discussion and Meditation Group  
   

New members are welcome as we discuss and meditate on Eckhart Tolle's works.  Meets weekly.  No registration required.  For more information contact Ken Herbold at 412-877-8287.

    Location: Conference Room
   2:00 PM  -  3:00 PM Knit & Crochet by the Books!  
   

Bring your knitting or crochet projects and join us for an hour of fellowship and information sharing.  Meets weekly, downstairs by the new fiction books.  No registration required.  Contact reference services with questions.

    Location: Downstairs--Reference & Art Gallery
   2:00 PM  -  5:00 PM Acrylic Painting with James Guentner  
   

Contact James Guentner at 412-486-7516 for details about supplies and fees.  Meets weekly.

    Location: Community Room--LEFT SIDE

Thursday November 1, 2018
   10:00 AM  -  12:00 PM Watercolors Open Session  
   

Contact Maggie Woods, 412-443-7233, for details about supplies and fees.  Meets weekly, breaks for the summer.

    Location: Quiet Study
   6:30 PM  -  8:00 PM Game Night for Adults  
   

Open to new players and games.   Bring a favorite game, a friend,and a snack to share.  Meets monthly.  No registration required.  Contact Reference Services with questions.

    Location: Community Room--RIGHT SIDE
   7:00 PM  -  9:00 PM Art & Inspiration International  
   

Meets every Thursday at 7:00 pm.  No registration required.  Led by artist William Rock.  Artists and creators of all walks are invited to share their experience and expertise.  Various guest artists are scheduled from time to time.  Check the library newsletter for details.

Check out the podcast interviews of the special guests who have appeared at Art and Inspiration with William Rock over the years:  http://artandinspiration.podbean.com/

    Location: Community Room--LEFT SIDE

Friday November 2, 2018
   8:45 AM  -  9:45 AM Exercise Class for All Levels with John Uddstrom  
   

Class focuses on stretching, balance, body toning, and Tai Chi.  The class is offered twice per week, Monday and Friday mornings.  Cost is $2.00 per class, $10 per month, or $100 for the entire year.  Drop-ins allowed.  Must sign in and pay at the circulation desk.  Fees are payable to Shaler North Hills Library.

    Location: Community Room
   12:00 PM  -  3:00 PM Quilt Group  
   

Hang out with other quilters, share ideas, and have a great time!  Meets weekly.  No registration required.  

    Location: Quiet Study

Saturday November 3, 2018
   9:00 AM  -  11:00 PM Shaler Township Private Event  
    Location: Community Room

Monday November 5, 2018
   8:45 AM  -  9:45 AM Exercise Class for All Levels with John Uddstrom  
   

Class focuses on stretching, balance, body toning, and Tai Chi.  The class is offered twice per week, Monday and Friday mornings.  Cost is $2.00 per class, $10 per month, or $100 for the entire year.  Drop-ins allowed.  Must sign in and pay at the circulation desk.  Fees are payable to Shaler North Hills Library.

    Location: Community Room

Tuesday November 6, 2018
   10:00 AM  -  12:30 PM Shaler Garden Club Workshop  
    Location: Community Room
   5:30 PM  -  8:30 PM SNHL Card Club  
   

This group of adults gathers weekly to play a variety of card games.  From 500 bid to pinochle to other favorites.  Please come and meet new friends, hone your card-playing skills, and maybe learn new card games.  Meets weekly.  No registration required.  Contact Reference Services with questions.

    Location: Community Room--RIGHT SIDE
   7:00 PM  -  7:45 PM Page Turners Book Club - ON HIATUS UNTIL MAY 2018  
    Contact: Shaler Youth Services   412-486-0211   shaleryouthservices@gmail.com
   

Join Cindy Binz for book discussion, crafts and a good time! For teens and young adult with exceptional abilities.

We are sorry, this program is on hiatus until May of 2018, please check back for more information.  

    Location: Conference Room

Wednesday November 7, 2018
   10:00 AM  -  12:00 PM Eckhart Tolle Discussion and Meditation Group  
   

New members are welcome as we discuss and meditate on Eckhart Tolle's works.  Meets weekly.  No registration required.  For more information contact Ken Herbold at 412-877-8287.

    Location: Conference Room
   1:00 PM  -  3:00 PM Fantasy Book Group  
   

Explore new worlds or future societies.  From magic to fairies, supernatural to science, this book group reads books from the Fantasy and Science Fiction genres. Meets monthly.  Does not meet in August.  No registration required.  Contact Charlie Orsini.

    Location: Conference Room
   2:00 PM  -  3:00 PM Knit & Crochet by the Books!  
   

ALL TANGLED UP? NEED TO UNWIND? EXPLORE THE ART OF KNITTING AND CROCHET!  Learn how to knit or crochet with the SNHL Knit & Crochet Group on the first Wednesday of the month then join the group that meets every Wednesday from 2:00 to 3:00 p.m. All materials provided!

Bring your knitting or crochet projects and join us for an hour of fellowship and information sharing.  Meets weekly, downstairs by the new fiction books.  No registration required.  Contact reference services with questions.

    Location: Downstairs--Reference & Art Gallery
   2:00 PM  -  5:00 PM Acrylic Painting with James Guentner  
   

Contact James Guentner at 412-486-7516 for details about supplies and fees.  Meets weekly.

    Location: Community Room--LEFT SIDE

Thursday November 8, 2018
   10:00 AM  -  12:00 PM Watercolors Open Session  
   

Contact Maggie Woods, 412-443-7233, for details about supplies and fees.  Meets weekly, breaks for the summer.

    Location: Quiet Study
   7:00 PM  -  9:00 PM Art & Inspiration International  
   

Meets every Thursday at 7:00 pm.  No registration required.  Led by artist William Rock.  Artists and creators of all walks are invited to share their experience and expertise.  Various guest artists are scheduled from time to time.  Check the library newsletter for details.

Check out the podcast interviews of the special guests who have appeared at Art and Inspiration with William Rock over the years:  http://artandinspiration.podbean.com/

    Location: Community Room--LEFT SIDE

Friday November 9, 2018
   8:45 AM  -  9:45 AM Exercise Class for All Levels with John Uddstrom  
   

Class focuses on stretching, balance, body toning, and Tai Chi.  The class is offered twice per week, Monday and Friday mornings.  Cost is $2.00 per class, $10 per month, or $100 for the entire year.  Drop-ins allowed.  Must sign in and pay at the circulation desk.  Fees are payable to Shaler North Hills Library.

    Location: Community Room
   12:00 PM  -  3:00 PM Quilt Group  
   

Hang out with other quilters, share ideas, and have a great time!  Meets weekly.  No registration required.  

    Location: Quiet Study

Saturday November 10, 2018
   11:00 AM  -  11:45 AM Fun Food for Kids: Grades K-3  
    Contact: Shaler Youth Services   412-486-0211   shaleryouthservices@gmail.com
   

Do you like cooking in the kitchen and making yummy food?  We will learn the basics of cooking along with preparing yummy treats based on a different theme each class.  Saturdays: September 8, October 13, November 10 and December 8.

(Caution! This class serves & prepares food so if your child has a food allergy the library cannot guarantee that allergens will be avoided.)

Please register to ensure we have sufficient supplies.

 

    Location: Community Room--LEFT SIDE
   12:30 PM  -  1:15 PM Fun Food for Kids: Grades 4-6  
    Contact: Shaler Youth Services   412-486-0211   Shaleryouthservices@gmail.com
   

Do you like cooking in the kitchen and making yummy food?  We will learn the basics of cooking along with preparing yummy treats based on a different theme each class.  Saturdays: September 8, October 13, November 10 and December 8.

(Caution! This class serves & prepares food so if your child has a food allergy the library cannot guarantee that allergens will be avoided.)

Please register to ensure we have sufficient supplies.

 

    Location: Community Room--LEFT SIDE

Monday November 12, 2018
   8:45 AM  -  9:45 AM Exercise Class for All Levels with John Uddstrom  
   

Class focuses on stretching, balance, body toning, and Tai Chi.  The class is offered twice per week, Monday and Friday mornings.  Cost is $2.00 per class, $10 per month, or $100 for the entire year.  Drop-ins allowed.  Must sign in and pay at the circulation desk.  Fees are payable to Shaler North Hills Library.

    Location: Community Room
   12:30 PM  -  2:30 PM What's Your Story  
   

Do you have some heart-felt stories from your life you'd like to write about and share with others?  Come join this writing group which works on sharing memoirs and life stories and helping each other improve writing style.  Meets twice a month.  No registration required.  Contact Cheryl McLaughlin.

    Location: Conference Room
   6:30 PM  -  8:00 PM Monday Night Book Group  
   

This book group reads a variety of both fiction and nonfiction materials. Meets monthly. No registration required. Contact Sharon McRae.

    Location: Conference Room

Tuesday November 13, 2018
   1:00 PM  -  3:00 PM Shaler Garden Club Board Meeting  
    Location: Community Room--LEFT SIDE
   1:00 PM  -  4:00 PM SNHL Card Club  
   

This group of adults gathers weekly to play a varitey of card games.  From 500 bid to pinochle to other favorites.  Please come and meet new friends, hone your card-playing skills, and maybe learn new card games.  Meets weekly.  No registration required.  Contact Reference Services with questions.

    Location: Community Room--RIGHT SIDE
   2:00 PM  -  3:00 PM Home Grown Book Group  
   

You might be surprised by these good reads by authors right in your own backyard!  This book group reads a variety of books written by authors from the local Western Pa area.  Meets monthly. No registration required.  Contact Eileen Kruszewski.

    Location: Conference Room
   7:00 PM  -  7:45 PM Page Turners Book Club - ON HIATUS UNTIL MAY 2018  
    Contact: Shaler Youth Services   412-486-0211   shaleryouthservices@gmail.com
   

Join Cindy Binz for book discussion, crafts and a good time! For teens and young adult with exceptional abilities.

We are sorry, this program is on hiatus until May of 2018, please check back for more information.  

    Location: Conference Room

Wednesday November 14, 2018
   10:00 AM  -  12:00 PM Eckhart Tolle Discussion and Meditation Group  
   

New members are welcome as we discuss and meditate on Eckhart Tolle's works.  Meets weekly.  No registration required.  For more information contact Ken Herbold at 412-877-8287.

    Location: Conference Room
   2:00 PM  -  3:00 PM Knit & Crochet by the Books!  
   

Bring your knitting or crochet projects and join us for an hour of fellowship and information sharing.  Meets weekly, downstairs by the new fiction books.  No registration required.  Contact reference services with questions.

    Location: Downstairs--Reference & Art Gallery
   2:00 PM  -  5:00 PM Acrylic Painting with James Guentner  
   

Contact James Guentner at 412-486-7516 for details about supplies and fees.  Meets weekly.

    Location: Community Room--LEFT SIDE
   6:15 PM  -  8:00 PM Readings in Alternative Everything facilitated by Richard Kajuth, Eds, PhD  
   

Are you interested in the various mysteries of the mind investigated by parapsychology, or the fields of alternative and holistic healing?  Would you like to explore theories about the nature of consciousness, mind/body/spirit connections and your health, or intriguing archeological findings that don't fit existing historical paradigms?  This is a book "study" group discussion that will focus on the central themes of each book for two to three monthly sessions.  Facilitated by Richard Kajuth, EdS, DD, a former educational consultant, now retired from the Ohio Department of Education.  He has been a lifelong student of various esoteric subjects, is a certified yoga teacher, has taught meditation for health and well-being sessions, and is the editor of two current books on  Eastern philosophy and religion.  Meets monthly. No registration required.  Contact Richard Kajuth. 

    Location: Quiet Study
   7:30 PM  -  9:00 PM SNHL Board of Directors Meeting  
    Location: Conference Room

Thursday November 15, 2018
   9:00 AM  -  11:00 AM Adult Services Meeting  
    Location: Conference Room
   10:00 AM  -  12:00 PM Watercolors Open Session  
   

Contact Maggie Woods, 412-443-7233, for details about supplies and fees.  Meets weekly, breaks for the summer.

    Location: Quiet Study
   2:30 PM  -  4:00 PM Afternoon Mystery Book Group  
   

Love thrillers? Suspense? A good mystery? Join this group as we read the latest mystery & thriller books and discuss how well the author manages to "surprise" us. Titles range from classics to recent authors, puzzle mysteries to "killers."  Meets monthly. No registration required.  Contact Beth Lawry.

    Location: Community Room--RIGHT SIDE
   7:00 PM  -  9:00 PM Art & Inspiration International  
   

Meets every Thursday at 7:00 pm.  No registration required.  Led by artist William Rock.  Artists and creators of all walks are invited to share their experience and expertise.  Various guest artists are scheduled from time to time.  Check the library newsletter for details.

Check out the podcast interviews of the special guests who have appeared at Art and Inspiration with William Rock over the years:  http://artandinspiration.podbean.com/

    Location: Community Room--LEFT SIDE

Friday November 16, 2018
   8:45 AM  -  9:45 AM Exercise Class for All Levels with John Uddstrom  
   

Class focuses on stretching, balance, body toning, and Tai Chi.  The class is offered twice per week, Monday and Friday mornings.  Cost is $2.00 per class, $10 per month, or $100 for the entire year.  Drop-ins allowed.  Must sign in and pay at the circulation desk.  Fees are payable to Shaler North Hills Library.

    Location: Community Room
   12:00 PM  -  3:00 PM Quilt Group  
   

Hang out with other quilters, share ideas, and have a great time!  Meets weekly.  No registration required.  

    Location: Quiet Study

Saturday November 17, 2018
   2:00 PM  -  4:00 PM North Hills Genealogists Writing Group  
    Location: Yates Room

Monday November 19, 2018
   8:45 AM  -  9:45 AM Exercise Class for All Levels with John Uddstrom  
   

Class focuses on stretching, balance, body toning, and Tai Chi.  The class is offered twice per week, Monday and Friday mornings.  Cost is $2.00 per class, $10 per month, or $100 for the entire year.  Drop-ins allowed.  Must sign in and pay at the circulation desk.  Fees are payable to Shaler North Hills Library.

    Location: Community Room

Tuesday November 20, 2018
   1:30 PM  -  3:30 PM The Trip is on Us!  
   

Films take us around the world.  Visit exotic places, other states, festivals and countries.  Popcorn served!  Meets monthly.  No registration required.  Contact Reference Services with questions.

    Location: Community Room--RIGHT SIDE
   5:30 PM  -  8:30 PM SNHL Card Club  
   

This group of adults gathers weekly to play a variety of card games.  From 500 bid to pinochle to other favorites.  Please come and meet new friends, hone your card-playing skills, and maybe learn new card games.  Meets weekly.  No registration required.  Contact Reference Services with questions.

    Location: Community Room--RIGHT SIDE
   7:00 PM  -  7:45 PM Page Turners Book Club - ON HIATUS UNTIL MAY 2018  
    Contact: Shaler Youth Services   412-486-0211   shaleryouthservices@gmail.com
   

Join Cindy Binz for book discussion, crafts and a good time! For teens and young adult with exceptional abilities.

We are sorry, this program is on hiatus until May of 2018, please check back for more information.  

    Location: Conference Room

Wednesday November 21, 2018
   10:00 AM  -  12:00 PM Eckhart Tolle Discussion and Meditation Group  
   

New members are welcome as we discuss and meditate on Eckhart Tolle's works.  Meets weekly.  No registration required.  For more information contact Ken Herbold at 412-877-8287.

    Location: Conference Room
   2:00 PM  -  3:00 PM Knit & Crochet by the Books!  
   

Bring your knitting or crochet projects and join us for an hour of fellowship and information sharing.  Meets weekly, downstairs by the new fiction books.  No registration required.  Contact reference services with questions.

    Location: Downstairs--Reference & Art Gallery
   2:00 PM  -  5:00 PM Acrylic Painting with James Guentner  
   

Contact James Guentner at 412-486-7516 for details about supplies and fees.  Meets weekly.

    Location: Community Room--LEFT SIDE

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