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Wednesday May 24, 2017
   8:00 AM  -  9:50 AM Volunteer Breakfast  
    Location: Community Room
   10:00 AM  -  12:00 PM Eckhart Tolle Book Discussion  
   

~~New members are welcome!
Join us as we read, discuss and meditate on his works.


Eckhart Tolle is emerging as one of today’s most inspiring teachers.  Currently reading: A New Earth: Awakening to Your Life's Purpose

    Location: conference room
   10:15 AM  -  10:45 AM Toddler Fun  
    Contact: Shaler North Hills Library   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 11 - May 24 from 10:15 to 10:45am and 11:15 to 11:45am

    Location: Left Side Community Room
   10:45 AM  -  11:15 AM Drama Play  
    Contact: Shaler Youth Services   412-486-0211   shaleryouthservices@gmail.com
    Drama Play- This preschool drama class will help build self-confidence and allow children to use their imaginations with games, stories and costumes! Wednesdays: January 11 - May 24 at 10:45am
    Location: Left Side Community Room
   11:15 AM  -  11:45 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 11 - May 24 from 10:15 to 10:45am and 11:15 to 11:45am
    Location: Left Side Community 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 11 - May 24 at 1:15pm

    Location: Left Side Community Room
   2:00 PM  -  3:00 PM Knit & Crochet by the Books!  
    Location: Downstairs
   2:00 PM  -  5:00 PM Acrylic Painting with James Guenther  
   

Contact James Guentner 412-486-7516, for details about supplies and fees.

    Location: Left Side Community Room
   4:00 PM  -  5:00 PM private meeting  
    Location: conference room
   4:00 PM  -  7:00 PM Mission Mahi Food Truck  
   

Tasty fish tacos are on their way to Shaler North Hills Library, thanks to the Mission Mahi food truck and its amazing mission!  Mission Mahi’s superb Mahi tacos come in a variety of delicious flavors, like the Buffalo, the Yinzer, and so many more!

The Mission Mahi food truck will be parked in the front parking lot...you can’t miss it! For a taste sensation like no other, it’s got to be Mission Mahi!
 A portion of the sales benefit Shaler North Hills Library.
 

    Location: front parking lot
   6:00 PM  -  8:00 PM PA Geneaology  
    Location: conference room
   6:30 PM  -  7:00 PM Wednesday Wiggles  
    Contact: Shaler Youth Services   412-486-0211   shaleryouthservices@gmail.com
   

Wednesday Wiggles – Too big for Book Babies but you still love the night life and like to boogie? Join us for stories and songs as we learn Spanish together! Toddlers and preschoolers, with a caregiver. Wednesdays: January 11 - May 24 from 6:30 to 7:00pm

    Location: Right Side Community Room
   7:00 PM  -  7:30 PM My Weight is Weighing On Me  
    Location: Yates Room
   7:00 PM  -  7:30 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 11 – May 24 from 7:00 to 7:30pm
    Location: Right Side Community Room

Thursday May 25, 2017
   9:00 AM  -  11:00 AM Adult Services Department Meeting  
    Location: Yates Room
   10:00 AM  -  12:00 PM GPLC  
    Location: conference room
   10:00 AM  -  12:00 PM Watercolors with Elaine Bergstrom  
   

THIS CLASS WILL BE ON HIATUS UNTIL SEPTEMBER 2017.

   10:15 AM  -  10:55 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: Upstairs
   11:00 AM  -  1:00 PM Private Use--Byrd  
    Location: Yates Room
   11:15 AM  -  12:00 PM Sign Language for Little Ones  
    Contact: Shaler Youth Services   412-486-0211   shaleryouthservices@gmail.com
    Sign Language for Little Ones - Learn American Sign Language through songs, stories and other activities from an ASL interpreter. Thursdays: January 12 - May 25 from 11:15am – 12:00pm
    Location: Right Side Community Room
   5:30 PM  -  8:30 PM Independence Professionals  
    Location: Yates Room
   6:00 PM  -  8:00 PM UPMC for Life  
    Location: conference room
   7:00 PM  -  9:00 PM Art and Inspiration International with William Rock  
   

http://artandinspiration.podbean.com/

Check out the podcast interviews of the special guests who have appeared at Art and Inspiration with Willilam Rock over the years.  They are inspiring.
 

    Location: Left Side Community Room

Friday May 26, 2017
   8:45 AM  -  9:45 AM Tai Chi Style Movement with John Uddstrom  
    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 13 - May 26 from 10:15 to 11:15am. We will be closed on Friday, January 27 for In-service and Friday, April 14, for Good Friday.

    Location: Left Side Community Room
   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 15 - May 26 at 10:45am. We will be closed on Friday, January 27 for In-service and Friday, April 14, for Good Friday.

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

Reserve Reads! – Meet Miss Pennie at St. Aloyisus Church at 3616 Mt Troy Rd, Pittsburgh, PA 15212 for stories, a craft and a great time! Fridays: January 13 - May 26 at noon. There will be no program on Friday, January 27 and Friday, April 14.

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

Hang out with other quilters, share ideas and have a great time!

    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 13 - May 26 from 12:15 to 1:00pm. We will be closed on Friday, January 27 for In-service and Friday, April 14, for Good Friday.

    Location: Left Side Community Room
   1:30 PM  -  3:30 PM Movies in the Afternoon  
   

Today's movie is "Zero Dark 30" directed by Kathryn Bigelow and starring Jessica Chastain, Jason Clarke, Chris Pratt, Kyle Chandler and Joel Edgerton.

Following the terrorist attacks of Sept. 11, 2001, Osama bin Laden becomes one of the most-wanted men on the planet. The worldwide manhunt for the terrorist leader occupies the resources and attention of two U.S. presidential administrations. Ultimately, it is the work of a dedicated female operative (Jessica Chastain) that proves instrumental in finally locating bin Laden. In May 2011, Navy SEALs launch a nighttime strike, killing bin Laden in his compound in Abbottabad, Pakistan.

Popcorn provided.

    Location: Yates Room
   4:30 PM  -  6:00 PM Little Titans  
    Location: conference 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 26 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 26 from 7:00 – 8:00pm
    Location: Community Room

Saturday May 27, 2017
   10:00 AM  -  12:00 PM Tail Waggin’ Tutors  
    Contact: Caroline Horgan   412-536-1057   horganc@einetwork.net
   

Share a story with your favorite therapy dogs! Volunteers and their certified therapy dogs are here the last Saturday of the month from 10 a.m. until noon. No registration. May 27, June 24, July29, August 26

    Location: Young Adult Room
   10:00 AM  -  5:00 PM HAPPY BIRTHDAY History Mysteries  
    Contact: Shaler North Hills Library   412-486-0211   shaleryouthservices@gmail.com
    HAPPY BIRTHDAY History Mysteries Your Shaler North Hills Library turns 75! We will be celebrating all year long! Look for some serious partying this summer, but the fun begins in January! On the last Saturday of every month, work through a History Mystery, solve puzzles and riddles! Come to the Library beginning February 1 to fill out your Birthday Cake and hang it in the Children’s Department. Every time you come to a program, read a book or just visit the Library, add a candle to your Birthday Cake!
    Location: Upstairs

Sunday May 28, 2017
   10:00 AM  -  5:00 PM CLOSED for Memorial Holiday  

Monday May 29, 2017
   10:00 AM  -  5:00 PM CLOSED for Memorial Holiday  

Tuesday May 30, 2017
   10:00 AM  -  12:00 PM GPLC  
    Location: Yates Room
   10:00 AM  -  12:00 PM Independence Professionials  
    Location: conference room
   10:15 AM  -  11:30 AM Family Place Imagination Station  
    Contact: Shaler North Hills Library   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 30 and August 29 and September 5, from 10:15 - 11:30am

    Location: Community Room
   11:00 AM  -  2:00 PM OVR--Watson  
    Location: Quiet Study
   5:30 PM  -  8:30 PM SNHL Card Club  
   

If you like to play card games with adults, call the library at 412-486-0211 to join in this social activity. Meet new friends, hone your card-playing skills and learn new card games!

    Location: Downstairs
   6:00 PM  -  9:00 PM Private-IP  
    Location: Yates Room
   7:00 PM  -  7:45 PM Page Turners  
    Contact: Shaler Youth Services   412-486-0211   shaleryouthservices@gmail.com
   

Page Turners - An awesome evening of reading, talking, snacking and hanging for high school students and young adults with exceptional abilities.   Every Tuesday from 7:00 – 7:45pm

    Location: conference room

Wednesday May 31, 2017
   10:00 AM  -  12:00 PM Eckhart Tolle Book Discussion  
   

~~New members are welcome!
Join us as we read, discuss and meditate on his works.


Eckhart Tolle is emerging as one of today’s most inspiring teachers.  Currently reading: A New Earth: Awakening to Your Life's Purpose

    Location: conference room
   2:00 PM  -  3:00 PM Knit & Crochet by the Books!  
    Location: Downstairs
   2:00 PM  -  5:00 PM Acrylic Painting with James Guenther  
   

Contact James Guentner 412-486-7516, for details about supplies and fees.

    Location: Left Side Community Room
   6:30 PM  -  7:15 PM LEGO Challenge  
    Contact: Shaler Youth Services   412-486-0211   shaleryouthservices@gmail.com
    LEGO Challenge - How fast can you build? How high? How wide? A Minute-to-Win-It-style LEGO Night. Grades K-6. Please register. Wednesdays: January 25, February 22, March 29, April 26 and May 31 from 6:30 to 7:15pm
    Location: Young Adult Room
   7:00 PM  -  7:30 PM My Weight is Weighing On Me  
    Location: Yates Room

Thursday June 1, 2017
   10:00 AM  -  12:00 PM Watercolors with Elaine Bergstrom  
   

THIS CLASS WILL BE ON HIATUS UNTIL SEPTEMBER 2017.

   10:15 AM  -  10:45 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: June 1, July 6, August 3 and September 7 at 10:15am
    Location: Upstairs
   10:15 AM  -  10:55 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: Upstairs
   6:30 PM  -  8:30 PM Game Night for Adults  
    Location: Right Side Community Room
   7:00 PM  -  9:00 PM Art and Inspiration International with William Rock  
   

http://artandinspiration.podbean.com/

Check out the podcast interviews of the special guests who have appeared at Art and Inspiration with Willilam Rock over the years.  They are inspiring.
 

    Location: Left Side Community Room

Friday June 2, 2017
     Crafty Friday & Saturday!  
    Contact: Shaler Youth Services   412-486-0211   shaleryouthservices@gmail.com
   12:00 PM  -  3:00 PM Quilt Group  
   

Hang out with other quilters, share ideas and have a great time!

    Location: Quiet Study
   4:00 PM  -  6:00 PM CLOSED at 4 PM for Shaler Graduation  

Saturday June 3, 2017
     Crafty Friday & Saturday!  
    Contact: Shaler Youth Services   412-486-0211   shaleryouthservices@gmail.com
   10:00 AM  -  11:30 AM Saturday Family Block Parties  
    Contact: Shaler Youth Services   412-486-0211   shaleryouthservices@gmail.com
    Saturday 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. Saturdays: June 3 through September 2 from 10:00am to 11:30am
    Location: Picture Book Room
   11:00 AM  -  11:45 AM Fun Foods for Kids  
    Contact: Shaler Youth Services   412-486-0211   shaleryouthservices@gmail.com
   

Fun Foods for Kids – Do you like cooking in the kitchen and making yummy food? We’ll learn the basics of cooking along with preparing yummy treats based on a different theme each class. For those entering grades K-3. Saturdays: June 3, July 22 and August 12 11:00am

    Location: Community Room
   12:30 PM  -  1:30 PM Fun Foods for Kids  
    Contact: Shaler Youth Services   412-486-0211   shaleryouthservices@gmail.com
    Fun Foods for Kids – Do you like cooking in the kitchen and making yummy food? We’ll learn the basics of cooking along with preparing yummy treats based on a different theme each class. For those entering grades 4-6. Please register. Saturdays: June 3, July 22 and August 12 at 12:30pm
    Location: Community Room
   7:00 PM  -  9:00 PM Teen Game 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 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.  Grades 7 and up.

Locaton: Whole Library


Monday June 5, 2017
   8:45 AM  -  9:45 AM Tai Chi Style Movement with John Uddstrom  
    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: June 5 through August 14 at 10:15 and 11:15am

    Location: Community Room
   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: June 5 through August 14 at 10:15 and 11:15am

    Location: Community Room
   12:15 PM  -  1:00 PM Magic School Bus Lunch Bunch!  
    Contact: Shaler Youth Services   412-486-0211   shaleryouthservices@gmail.com
   

We will join Friz and the rest of the classroom to explore something new each week to build up our beautiful brains! Bring your imagination, curiosity and your lunch! We will provide the drink! Mondays: June 5 – August 14 from 12:15 to 1:00.  K-3rd

    Location: Left Side Community Room
   2:00 PM  -  3:30 PM Monday Movie Matinees  
    Contact: Shaler Youth Services   412-486-0211   shaleryouthservices@gmail.com
   

Monday Movie Matinees - Every Monday, at the Library, bring a pillow and watch a movie on our big screen! Bring a snack or enjoy our popcorn! No registration necessary. Monday: June 5: Moana (PG) Monday, June 12: Trolls (PG) Monday, June 19: A Dog’s Purpose (PG) Monday, June 26: DOUBLE FEATURE Despicable Me 1 and 2 (PG) Monday, July 3: Disneynature: Bears (G) Monday, July 10: Walt Disney Animation Studios Short Films Collection (NR) Monday, July 17: Inside Out (PG) Monday, July 24: Arthur: Brothers and Sisters (G) Monday, July 31: Home (PG) Monday, August 7: The LEGO Batman Movie (PG) Monday, August 14: Kung Fu Panda 3 (PG) Monday, August 21: The Nut Job (PG)

    Location: Community Room
   6:00 PM  -  8:00 PM No Fail Bangle Bracelet Workshop  
    Contact: AJ Beckett   412-523-1535   ajstwisted@gmail.com
   

Learn basic wire wrapping and create unique bangle bracelets for yourself or for gifts. Local artist AJ Beckett with help you to take a simple bangle bracelet and add wire, beads, charms and your own personal style. Make up to 3 bracelets in this 2 hour workshop. Cost is $15 per participant. Pay at registration.

    Location: Downstairs

Tuesday June 6, 2017
   10:00 AM  -  2:00 PM OVR  
    Location: Yates Room
   10:15 AM  -  10:45 AM Book Babies  
    Contact: Shaler North Hills Library   412-486-0211   shaleryouthservices@gmail.com
   

Book Babies - Lively songs, rhymes and stories for children ages birth through 18 months, with a caregiver. Tuesdays: June 6 to August 15from 10:15 to 10:45am and 11:15 to 11:45am

    Location: Left Side Community Room
   10:15 AM  -  10:45 AM Ready for Reading! Kindergarten and First Grade Readiness!  
    Contact: Shaler Youth Services   412-486-0211   shaleryouthservices@gmail.com
    Ready for Reading! Kindergarten and First Grade Readiness! - SNHL can help young students walk into school with a real sense of confidence by reviewing some of the concepts they’ve already learned and maybe some new ones! We will review and introduce some important skills such as phonemic awareness, sound/letter correspondence, measuring and mapping, place value, listening skills, work habits and more! Please register. Tuesdays: June 6 through August 16 at 10:15am or Wednesdays, June 7 through August 17 at 6:30pm
    Location: Reading Readiness Room (formerly Grow a Reader Room)
   11:15 AM  -  11:45 AM Book Babies  
    Contact: Shaler North Hills Library   412-486-0211   shaleryouthservices@gmail.com
   

Book Babies - Lively songs, rhymes and stories for children ages birth through 18 months, with a caregiver. Tuesdays: June 6 to August 15 from 10:15 to 10:45am and 11:15 to 11:45am

    Location: Community Room
   11:15 AM  -  11:45 AM Ready for Math! Kindergarten and First Grade Readiness!  
    Contact: Shaler Youth Services   412-486-0211   shaleryouthservices@gmail.com
    Ready for Math! Kindergarten and First Grade Readiness! - We’ll review and introduce important math concepts such as measuring and place value, addition and subtraction! Please register. Tuesdays: June 6 through August 16 at 11:15am or Wednesdays, June 7 through August 17 at 7:10pm
    Location: Reading Readiness Room (formerly Grow a Reader Room)
   4:30 PM  -  6:00 PM Teens Build a Better World  
    Contact: Alexis Jabour   412=486-0211   jaboural@gmail.com
   

Every Tuesday! Hang out, eat snacks, and learn something useful to make the world (or your life) a little better. Topics will include: cooking, podcasting, Youtubing, sewing, relaxation/meditation, being a responsible citizen, and more!

Location: Community Room

   5:30 PM  -  8:30 PM SNHL Card Club  
   

If you like to play card games with adults, call the library at 412-486-0211 to join in this social activity. Meet new friends, hone your card-playing skills and learn new card games!

    Location: Downstairs
   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: – Every Tuesday evening is 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, except for special events. Tuesdays: June 6 through August 15 at 6:30pm. Please note, EVERY Tuesday night there is something fun for families! Please check Special Events sections for those!
    Location: Left Side Community Room
   6:30 PM  -  7:30 PM Game Nights  
    Contact: Shaler Youth Services   412-486-0211   shaleryouthservices@gmail.com
    Game Nights - Game Nights – Come show your skill or test your luck with board games, card games, strategy games, dexterity games… even some computer games. Something new every week plus some old standbys. For those entering grades 4-6. Tuesdays: June 6, 13 and 20, July 25 and August 1, 8, and 15 from 7:00 – 8:30pm
    Location: Right Side Community Room
   7:00 PM  -  7:45 PM Page Turners Book Group  
    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.  

    Location: conference room

Wednesday June 7, 2017
   10:00 AM  -  12:00 PM Eckhart Tolle Book Discussion  
   

~~New members are welcome!
Join us as we read, discuss and meditate on his works.


Eckhart Tolle is emerging as one of today’s most inspiring teachers.  Currently reading: A New Earth: Awakening to Your Life's Purpose

    Location: conference room
   10:15 AM Encounters with Nature  
    Contact: Shaler Youth Services   412-486-0211   shaleryouthservices@gmail.com
    Encounters with Nature - Explore the wonders of nature and create projects to enjoy. We’ll have guest speakers and guest creatures! For those entering grades 1-6. Wednesdays June 7 -August 16 at 10:15am
    Location: Juvenile Fiction Room
   10:15 AM  -  10:45 AM Toddler Fun  
    Contact: Shaler North Hills Library   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 11 - May 24 from 10:15 to 10:45am and 11:15 to 11:45am

    Location: Left Side Community Room
   10:15 AM  -  11:30 AM Bringing Wildlife Home  
    Contact: Shaler Youth Services   412-486-0211   shaleryouthservices@gmail.com
    Bringing Wildlife Home - Explore using native plants to bring wildlife to your yard with award-winning bird photographer Doris Dumrauf, who created a National Wildlife Federation Certified Wildlife space in her own yard. Her book, Create Your Own Backyard Wildlife Habitat will be available for purchase and autograph after the presentation. There will be crafts, activities, and a photo op for the young and young at heart. All ages fun! Wednesday June 7, 10:15am – 11:30am
    Location: Upstairs
   11:15 AM  -  11:45 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 11 - May 24 from 10:15 to 10:45am and 11:15 to 11:45am

    Location: Left Side Community Room
   12:15 PM  -  1:00 PM Super Structures of the Past, Present and Future Lunch Bunch  
    Contact: Shaler Youth Services   412-486-0211   shaleryouthservices@gmail.com
   

Super Structures of the Past, Present and Future Lunch Bunch– Bring your engineering creativity to explore and build amazing towers, bridges and more! Bring your lunch, too and we’ll provide the lemonade! For those entering grades 4-6. Wednesdays: June 7 – August 16 at 12:15pm

    Location: Community Room
   1:00 PM  -  3:00 PM Fantasy Book Group  
    Location: conference room
   1:15 PM  -  2:00 PM LEGO Free Build!  
    Contact: Shaler Youth Services   412-486-0211   shaleryouthservices@gmail.com
   

The chance to build whatever your beautiful brain can imagine! Or give a try at building a LEGO model of where you live! Or go to school! Or your favorite place in the whole wide world! Wednesdays: June 7 – August 16 from 1:15 to 2:00.

    Location: Juvenile Fiction Room
   2:00 PM  -  3:00 PM Knit & Crochet by the Books!  
    Location: Downstairs
   2:00 PM  -  5:00 PM Acrylic Painting with James Guenther  
   

Contact James Guentner 412-486-7516, for details about supplies and fees.

    Location: Left Side Community Room
   4:00 PM  -  7:00 PM Mission Mahi Food Truck  
   

Tasty fish tacos are on their way to Shaler North Hills Library, thanks to the Mission Mahi food truck and its amazing mission!  Mission Mahi’s superb Mahi tacos come in a variety of delicious flavors, like the Buffalo, the Yinzer, and so many more!

The Mission Mahi food truck will be parked in the front parking lot...you can’t miss it! For a taste sensation like no other, it’s got to be Mission Mahi!
 A portion of the sales benefit Shaler North Hills Library.

Location:  Front Parking Lot

    Location: front parking lot
   6:30 PM  -  7:00 PM Ready for Reading! Kindergarten and First Grade Readiness!  
    Contact: Shaler Youth Services   412-486-0211   shaleryouthservices@gmail.com
    Ready for Reading! Kindergarten and First Grade Readiness! - SNHL can help young students walk into school with a real sense of confidence by reviewing some of the concepts they’ve already learned and maybe some new ones! We will review and introduce some important skills such as phonemic awareness, sound/letter correspondence, measuring and mapping, place value, listening skills, work habits and more! Please register. Tuesdays: June 6 through August 16 at 10:15am or Wednesdays, June 7 through August 17 at 6:30pm
    Location: Reading Readiness Room (formerly Grow a Reader Room)
   6:30 PM  -  8:00 PM Green Table, a Vegetarian Life Style  
   

Holistic Health is based on a complete diet that integrates the physical, nutritional, environmental, emotional and spiritual components of someone’s life. Lets meet and learn to make a healthy, simple and a nurturing vegetarian dish. Annapurna (Ann) and Thanuja have been lifelong vegetarians and are more than happy and excited to share the vegetarian recipes from India per Ayurveda cooking.

REGISTRATION REQUIRED due to food costs. Please call the Library at 412-486-0211.

    Location: Downstairs
   6:30 PM  -  8:00 PM Wednesday Wiggles  
   7:10 PM  -  7:40 PM Ready for Math! Kindergarten and First Grade Readiness!  
    Contact: Shaler Youth Services   412-486-0211   shaleryouthservices@gmail.com
    Ready for Math! Kindergarten and First Grade Readiness! We’ll review and introduce important math concepts such as measuring and place value, addition and subtraction! Please register. Tuesdays: June 6 through August 16 at 11:15am or Wednesdays, June 7 through August 17 at 7:10pm
    Location: Reading Readiness Room (formerly Grow a Reader Room)

Thursday June 8, 2017
   10:00 AM  -  12:00 PM Watercolors with Elaine Bergstrom  
   

THIS CLASS WILL BE ON HIATUS UNTIL SEPTEMBER 2017.

   10:15 AM  -  10:55 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: Upstairs
   12:00 PM  -  1:00 PM A WONDERFUL Puppet Show  
    Contact: Shaler Youth Services   412-486-0211   shaleryouthservices@gmail.com
    A WONDERFUL Puppet Show – There’s gonna be a fight! Rumble in the Jungle is an original, award-winning puppet show that addresses bullying and making friends. As we celebrate the wonder of one another this summer, join us for this special performance! Entertaining for those in preschool through third grade, but all are welcome. Thursday, June 8 at noon
    Location: Community Room
   12:15 PM  -  1:15 PM Music Munchies  
    Contact: Shaler Youth Services   412-486-0211   shaleryouthservices@gmail.com
   
 

Music Munchies - Come and explore how to make music with your voice, instruments and digital devices! Bring your lunch and we’ll provide the lemonade. For those entering grades K-3. Please register. Thursdays: June 8, 15, 22, and 29, July 20 and 27, August 3 and 10 at 12:15pm

   2:00 PM  -  3:00 PM Etna Summer Fun at the Etna Pool!  
    Contact: Shaler Youth Services   412-486-0211   shaleryouthservices@gmail.com
    Etna Summer Fun at the Etna Pool! - We’ll see you at the Etna Pool, every week! Free books! Prizes! Turn in your Summer Reading Tickets for the weekly prizes! Games and crafts! Stories! Strangeness! No registration necessary! See you at the pool! Thursdays: June 8 through August 17 at 2:00pm
    Location: Etna Pool
   5:30 PM  -  6:30 PM Teen Anime Club  
    Contact: Alexis Jabour   412-486-0211   jaboural@gmail.com
   


Let’s talk about anime! We’ll have a selection of anime to choose from for watching . Meet up with fellow anime fans and talk about your favorite show, cosplaying, fanfiction, and anime events around Pittsburgh. Snacks, too!

Location: Yates Room
 

   7:00 PM  -  8:30 PM Teen Tabletop and Board Game Night  
   

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! Grades 7 and up.

Location: Yates Room and Teen Room

   7:00 PM  -  9:00 PM Art and Inspiration International with William Rock  
   

This evening Art & Inspiration International presents Poetry Bloodlines with Carole and Alyssa Sineni. This is a mother/daughter performance of poetry hosted by Michael Wurster of the Pittsburgh Poetry Exchange. Plus an Open Mic where you are invited to share a work of art or a poem.
Carole Sineni has been published in various poetry magazines and has been nominated twice for The  Pushcart Prize. She was the editor of the online literary journal Hot Metal press.
Alyssa Sineni is the Program Director for Art and Inspiration International. She also writes for two blogs and has four poems published in the Spring 2017 edition of Soul-Lit Journal:               http://www.soul-lit.com/poems/Va6/Sineni/index.html

http://artandinspiration.podbean.com/

Check out the podcast interviews of the special guests who have appeared at Art and Inspiration with Willilam Rock over the years.  They are inspiring.
 

    Location: Left Side Community Room

Friday June 9, 2017
     Crafty Friday & Saturday!  
    Contact: Shaler Youth Services   412-486-0211   shaleryouthservices@gmail.com
   8:45 AM  -  9:45 AM Tai Chi Style Movement with John Uddstrom  
    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: June 9th - August 18th and September 15th - December 15th at 10:15.

    Location: Left Side Community Room
   11:00 AM  -  11:30 AM Preschool Parachute  
    Contact: Shaler Youth Services   412-486-0211   shaleryouthservices@gmail.com
   

Parachuting for the Preschool crowd! Thirty activity filled minutes that include music, creative movement, teamwork, and fun! All with one colorful parachute. Fridays: June 9-August 18 at 11:00am.

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

Hang out with other quilters, share ideas and have a great time!

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

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 without a caregiver. We are grateful to Ed and Mark's Shop N Sace (www.edandmarks.com) for their continued sponsorship of this program. Please register. Fridays: June 9 - August 18 at 12:15pm

    Location: Left Side Community Room
   3:00 PM  -  4:00 PM DIY Fidget Making!  
    Contact: Shaler Youth Services   412-486-0211   shaleryouthservices@gmail.com
    DIY Fidget Making! – Bring your hands and we’ll supply the rest! Make your own fidget for yourself or a friend! Please register! For those entering grades 4-6. Friday, June 9 at 3:00pm
    Location: Juvenile Fiction Room
   5:00 PM  -  5:00 PM The Great SNHL 75th Scavenger Hunt  
    Contact: Shaler Youth Services   412-486-0211   shaleryouthservices@gmail.com
    SNHL 75th Celebration Scavenger Hunt – Kickoff the summer and help us celebrate 75 years! Pick up “the LIST” at the Library, grab your friends and families and seek out the items on the list! Prizes and fun! Pick up your scavenger hunt at the Library or online on Friday, June 9 at 5:00pm and return on Sunday, June 11 5:00pm with your stuff!
    Location: Downstairs

Saturday June 10, 2017
     Crafty Friday & Saturday!  
    Contact: Shaler Youth Services   412-486-0211   shaleryouthservices@gmail.com
   10:00 AM  -  11:30 AM Saturday Family Block Parties  
    Contact: Shaler Youth Services   412-486-0211   shaleryouthservices@gmail.com
    Saturday 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. Saturdays: June 3 through September 2 from 10:00am to 11:30am
    Location: Picture Book Room
   11:00 AM  -  12:00 PM Paw Patrol Party! Meet Chase!  
    Contact: Shaler Youth Services   412-486-0211   shaleryouthservices@gmail.com
    Paw Patrol Party! Meet Chase!– He had so much fun here in the fall, he wants to come back! Meet Chase from Paw Patrol and make some awesome PP crafts and enjoy a story and snack! Please register. Saturday, June 10 at 11:00am
    Location: Community Room
   6:30 PM  -  9:00 PM Teen Zone Cafe  
    Contact: Kara Falck   412-364-5918   falckk@einetwork.net
   

It’s a classic favorite! Come unwind after a busy school year and enjoy an evening of fun entertainment while sampling sweet treats and drinks as we transform our community room into a cozy coffee shop/café. Showcase your talents or relax in the audience at this casual, laid back evening.  It’s an open mic, so entertain us with a song, dance, joke, poetry reading, a tune on our piano, or on your own instrument. Our baristas will serve up hot cocoa, frappuccinos,soda fountain drinks, tea and assorted treats. Grades 7 and up.

Location: Community Room, Quiet Study, Teen Room


Sunday June 11, 2017
   5:00 PM  -  5:00 PM The Great SNHL 75th Scavenger Hunt  
    Contact: Shaler Youth Services   412-486-0211   shaleryouthservices@gmail.com
    SNHL 75th Celebration Scavenger Hunt – Kickoff the summer and help us celebrate 75 years! Pick up “the LIST” at the Library, grab your friends and families and seek out the items on the list! Prizes and fun! Pick up your scavenger hunt at the Library or online on Friday, June 9 at 5:00pm and return on Sunday, June 11 5:00pm with your stuff!
    Location: Community Room

Monday June 12, 2017
   8:45 AM  -  9:45 AM Tai Chi Style Movement with John Uddstrom  
    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: June 5 through August 14 at 10:15 and 11:15am

    Location: Community Room
   11:00 AM  -  11:30 AM Reserve Reads!  
    Contact: Shaler Youth Services   412-486-0211   shaleryouthservices@gmail.com
    NOW TWICE A WEEK! Reserve Reads! - Live in Reserve? Live near Reserve? Bop on over to Saint Aloysius Church (3616 Mt Troy Road) for Summer Reading fun! Stories, crafts and prizes, too! The program will immediately be followed by the free summer lunch service! Hooray! No registration necessary. Mondays and Fridays: The weeks of June 12 through August 14 from 11:00 – 11:30am
    Location: St. Aloyisus Church
   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: June 5 through August 14 at 10:15 and 11:15am

    Location: Community Room
   12:15 PM  -  1:00 PM Magic School Bus Lunch Bunch!  
    Contact: Shaler Youth Services   412-486-0211   shaleryouthservices@gmail.com
   

We will join Friz and the rest of the classroom to explore something new each week to build up our beautiful brains! Bring your imagination, curiosity and your lunch! We will provide the drink! Mondays: June 5 – August 14 from 12:15 to 1:00.  K-3rd

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

Do you have some light-hearted stories from your life you'd like to write about and share with others? This writing group meets the second and fourth Monday of each month. Come as often as you're able!

    Location: conference room
   2:00 PM  -  3:30 PM Monday Movie Matinees  
    Contact: Shaler Youth Services   412-486-0211   shaleryouthservices@gmail.com
   

Monday Movie Matinees - Every Monday, at the Library, bring a pillow and watch a movie on our big screen! Bring a snack or enjoy our popcorn! No registration necessary. Monday: June 5: Moana (PG) Monday, June 12: Trolls (PG) Monday, June 19: A Dog’s Purpose (PG) Monday, June 26: DOUBLE FEATURE Despicable Me 1 and 2 (PG) Monday, July 3: Disneynature: Bears (G) Monday, July 10: Walt Disney Animation Studios Short Films Collection (NR) Monday, July 17: Inside Out (PG) Monday, July 24: Arthur: Brothers and Sisters (G) Monday, July 31: Home (PG) Monday, August 7: The LEGO Batman Movie (PG) Monday, August 14: Kung Fu Panda 3 (PG) Monday, August 21: The Nut Job (PG)

    Location: Community Room
   5:00 PM  -  5:45 PM Spa Salon  
    Contact: Shaler Youth Services   412-486-0211   shaleryouthservices@gmail.com
    Spa Salon - Back again this summer! You are all wonderful, inside and out! Let's get together and pamper ourselves! For those entering grades 4-6. Please register. Mondays: June 12 and August 14 from 5:00 - 5:45pm
    Location: Community Room
   6:30 PM  -  7:15 PM Book Babies at Night  
   6:30 PM  -  8:00 PM Meet the Firefighters!  
    Contact: Shaler Youth Services   412-486-0211   shaleryouthservices@gmail.com
   

~~Meet the brave men and women from the Undercliff Volunteer Fire Department and take a ride on their bucket truck!  Don’t miss this popular, yearly event! 

    Location: Community Room
   6:30 PM  -  8:00 PM Monday Night Book Group  
    Location: Quiet Study

Tuesday June 13, 2017
   10:15 AM  -  10:45 AM Book Babies  
    Contact: Shaler North Hills Library   412-486-0211   shaleryouthservices@gmail.com
   

Book Babies - Lively songs, rhymes and stories for children ages birth through 18 months, with a caregiver. Tuesdays: June 6 to August 15from 10:15 to 10:45am and 11:15 to 11:45am

    Location: Left Side Community Room
   10:15 AM  -  10:45 AM Ready for Reading! Kindergarten and First Grade Readiness!  
    Contact: Shaler Youth Services   412-486-0211   shaleryouthservices@gmail.com
    Ready for Reading! Kindergarten and First Grade Readiness! - SNHL can help young students walk into school with a real sense of confidence by reviewing some of the concepts they’ve already learned and maybe some new ones! We will review and introduce some important skills such as phonemic awareness, sound/letter correspondence, measuring and mapping, place value, listening skills, work habits and more! Please register. Tuesdays: June 6 through August 16 at 10:15am or Wednesdays, June 7 through August 17 at 6:30pm
    Location: Reading Readiness Room (formerly Grow a Reader Room)
   11:15 AM  -  11:45 AM Book Babies  
    Contact: Shaler North Hills Library   412-486-0211   shaleryouthservices@gmail.com
   

Book Babies - Lively songs, rhymes and stories for children ages birth through 18 months, with a caregiver. Tuesdays: June 6 to August 15 from 10:15 to 10:45am and 11:15 to 11:45am

    Location: Community Room
   11:15 AM  -  11:45 AM Ready for Math! Kindergarten and First Grade Readiness!  
    Contact: Shaler Youth Services   412-486-0211   shaleryouthservices@gmail.com
    Ready for Math! Kindergarten and First Grade Readiness! - We’ll review and introduce important math concepts such as measuring and place value, addition and subtraction! Please register. Tuesdays: June 6 through August 16 at 11:15am or Wednesdays, June 7 through August 17 at 7:10pm
    Location: Reading Readiness Room (formerly Grow a Reader Room)
   1:00 PM  -  4:00 PM SNHL Card Club  
   

If you like to play card games with adults, call the library at 412-486-0211 to join in this social activity. Meet new friends, hone your card-playing skills and learn new card games!

    Location: Quiet Study
   2:00 PM  -  3:00 PM Home Grown Book Group  
    Location: conference room
   4:30 PM  -  6:00 PM Teens Build a Better World  
    Contact: Alexis Jabour   412=486-0211   jaboural@gmail.com
   

Hang out, eat snacks, and learn something useful to make the world (or your life) a little better. Topics will include: cooking, podcasting, Youtubing, sewing, relaxation/meditation, being a responsible citizen, and more!

Location: Community 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: – Every Tuesday evening is 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, except for special events. Tuesdays: June 6 through August 15 at 6:30pm. Please note, EVERY Tuesday night there is something fun for families! Please check Special Events sections for those!
    Location: Left Side Community Room
   7:00 PM  -  7:45 PM Page Turners Book Group  
    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.  

    Location: conference room
   7:00 PM  -  8:30 PM Game Nights  
    Contact: Shaler Youth Services   412-486-0211   shaleryouthservices@gmail.com
    Game Nights – Come show your skill or test your luck with board games, card games, strategy games, dexterity games… even some computer games. Something new every week plus some old standbys. For those entering grades 4-6. Tuesdays: June 6, 13 and 20, July 25 and August 1, 8, and 15 from 7:00 – 8:30pm
    Location: Right Side Community Room

Wednesday June 14, 2017
   10:00 AM  -  12:00 PM Eckhart Tolle Book Discussion  
   

~~New members are welcome!
Join us as we read, discuss and meditate on his works.


Eckhart Tolle is emerging as one of today’s most inspiring teachers.  Currently reading: A New Earth: Awakening to Your Life's Purpose

    Location: conference room
   10:15 AM Encounters with Nature  
    Contact: Shaler Youth Services   412-486-0211   shaleryouthservices@gmail.com
    Encounters with Nature - Explore the wonders of nature and create projects to enjoy. We’ll have guest speakers and guest creatures! For those entering grades 1-6. Wednesdays June 7 -August 16 at 10:15am
    Location: Juvenile Fiction Room
   10:15 AM  -  10:45 AM Toddler Fun  
    Contact: Shaler North Hills Library   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 11 - May 24 from 10:15 to 10:45am and 11:15 to 11:45am

    Location: Left Side Community Room
   11:15 AM  -  11:45 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 11 - May 24 from 10:15 to 10:45am and 11:15 to 11:45am

    Location: Left Side Community Room
   12:15 PM  -  1:00 PM Super Structures of the Past, Present and Future Lunch Bunch  
    Contact: Shaler Youth Services   412-486-0211   shaleryouthservices@gmail.com
   

Super Structures of the Past, Present and Future Lunch Bunch– Bring your engineering creativity to explore and build amazing towers, bridges and more! Bring your lunch, too and we’ll provide the lemonade! For those entering grades 4-6. Wednesdays: June 7 – August 16 at 12:15pm

    Location: Community Room
   1:15 PM  -  2:00 PM LEGO Free Build!  
    Contact: Shaler Youth Services   412-486-0211   shaleryouthservices@gmail.com
   

The chance to build whatever your beautiful brain can imagine! Or give a try at building a LEGO model of where you live! Or go to school! Or your favorite place in the whole wide world! Wednesdays: June 7 – August 16 from 1:15 to 2:00.

    Location: Juvenile Fiction Room
   2:00 PM  -  3:00 PM Knit & Crochet by the Books!  
    Location: Downstairs
   2:00 PM  -  5:00 PM Acrylic Painting with James Guenther  
   

Contact James Guentner 412-486-7516, for details about supplies and fees.

    Location: Left Side Community Room
   6:15 PM  -  8:00 PM Readings in Alternative Everything - Facilitated by Richard Kajuth, Eds, DD  
   

~~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?


If you are enticed by such areas of inquiry, you may be interested in joining our newest reader’s group featuring Readings in Alternative Everything . . . Authors such as Deepak Chopra, Greg Braden, Eckhart Tolle, Graham Hancock, Zecharia Sitchin, and many more are representative names of the types of works the group will consider in the months to come. If titles like the Lost Knowledge of the Ancients, Forbidden Archeology, Mind Over Medicine, and The Afterlife Experiments exhibit language that make you want to peek between the covers, you may want to join in the company of others of like mind!


The group will entertain such engaging themes and follow a protocol for discussion that will stir and elicit conversation about content that each reader gleans from their reading. Since this is a book “study” group, discussion will focus on the central themes of each book for at least two to three monthly sessions, the maximum time allowable for books to be checked out of the system. The goal of the group is not to see how many books we can get through, but to see how much of each book gets through to us!

The book study is being facilitated by Richard Kajuth, EdS, DD. Richard is a former educational consultant, now retired from the Ohio Department of Education. As an avocation, he has been a life long 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.

    Location: Quiet Study
   6:30 PM  -  7:00 PM Ready for Reading! Kindergarten and First Grade Readiness!  
    Contact: Shaler Youth Services   412-486-0211   shaleryouthservices@gmail.com
    Ready for Reading! Kindergarten and First Grade Readiness! - SNHL can help young students walk into school with a real sense of confidence by reviewing some of the concepts they’ve already learned and maybe some new ones! We will review and introduce some important skills such as phonemic awareness, sound/letter correspondence, measuring and mapping, place value, listening skills, work habits and more! Please register. Tuesdays: June 6 through August 16 at 10:15am or Wednesdays, June 7 through August 17 at 6:30pm
    Location: Reading Readiness Room (formerly Grow a Reader Room)
   6:30 PM  -  8:00 PM Wednesday Wiggles  
   7:10 PM  -  7:40 PM Ready for Math! Kindergarten and First Grade Readiness!  
    Contact: Shaler Youth Services   412-486-0211   shaleryouthservices@gmail.com
    Ready for Math! Kindergarten and First Grade Readiness! We’ll review and introduce important math concepts such as measuring and place value, addition and subtraction! Please register. Tuesdays: June 6 through August 16 at 11:15am or Wednesdays, June 7 through August 17 at 7:10pm
    Location: Reading Readiness Room (formerly Grow a Reader Room)
   7:30 PM  -  9:00 PM SNHL Board of Directors Meeting  
    Location: conference room

Thursday June 15, 2017
   9:00 AM  -  11:00 AM Adult Services Department Meeting  
    Location: conference room
   10:00 AM  -  12:00 PM Watercolors with Elaine Bergstrom  
   

THIS CLASS WILL BE ON HIATUS UNTIL SEPTEMBER 2017.

   10:15 AM  -  10:55 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: Upstairs
   12:15 PM  -  1:15 PM Music Munchies  
    Contact: Shaler Youth Services   412-486-0211   shaleryouthservices@gmail.com
   

Music Munchies - Come and explore how to make music with your voice, instruments and digital devices! Bring your lunch and we’ll provide the lemonade. For those entering grades K-3. Please register. Thursdays: June 8, 15, 22, and 29, July 20 and 27, August 3 and 10 at 12:15pm

    Location: Left Side Community Room
   2:00 PM  -  3:00 PM Etna Summer Fun at the Etna Pool!  
    Contact: Shaler Youth Services   412-486-0211   shaleryouthservices@gmail.com
    Etna Summer Fun at the Etna Pool! - We’ll see you at the Etna Pool, every week! Free books! Prizes! Turn in your Summer Reading Tickets for the weekly prizes! Games and crafts! Stories! Strangeness! No registration necessary! See you at the pool! Thursdays: June 8 through August 17 at 2:00pm
    Location: Etna Pool
   2:00 PM  -  4:00 PM North Hills Genealogists Writing Group  
    Location: Yates Room
   2:30 PM  -  3:30 PM Teen Writing Group  
    Contact: Shaler Youth Services   412-486-0211   shaleryouthservices@gmail.com
   

Every Thursday! Join our weekly writing group and hang with other writers, whether you write stories, poems, blog posts, or anything else! Talk, work on an existing project, or try a writing exercise. No registration necessary, just drop in.

    Location: conference room
   2:30 PM  -  4:00 PM Afternoon Mystery Book Group  
    Location: Right Side Community Room
   6:00 PM  -  8:00 PM UPMC for Life  
    Location: conference room
   7:00 PM LEGO WEDO Robotics for Beginners  
    Contact: Shaler Youth Services   412-486-0211   shaleryouthservices@gmail.com
    LEGO WEDO Robotics for Beginners – If you haven’t completed the first 12 models using robotics and LEGOS, this class is for you! Learn about simple machines and make a new project each time. Then use basic computer programming to make your model move! Please register on the Friday of the previous week for each class, as registration is limited. For those entering grades 1-6. Thursdays: June 15, 29 July 13, 27 August 10, 24 at 7:00pm
    Location: Quiet Study
   7:00 PM  -  8:30 PM Teen Tabletop and Board Game Night  
   

Bring your board 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! Grades 7 and up.

Location: Yates Room and Teen Room

   7:00 PM  -  8:30 PM Wonder Woman: 75th Anniversary!  
   

Wonder Woman turns 75 just like Shaler North Hills Library! Come here about her early beginnings, her creator, and more from local expert Wayne Wise. Refreshments served. Free and open to the public. Geared towards 14 and up (no young children, please).

    Location: Community Room
   7:00 PM  -  9:00 PM Art and Inspiration International with William Rock  
   

http://artandinspiration.podbean.com/

Check out the podcast interviews of the special guests who have appeared at Art and Inspiration with Willilam Rock over the years.  They are inspiring.
 

    Location: Downstairs

Friday June 16, 2017
     Crafty Friday & Saturday!  
    Contact: Shaler Youth Services   412-486-0211   shaleryouthservices@gmail.com
   8:45 AM  -  9:45 AM Tai Chi Style Movement with John Uddstrom  
    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: June 9th - August 18th and September 15th - December 15th at 10:15.

    Location: Left Side Community Room
   11:00 AM  -  11:30 AM Preschool Parachute  
    Contact: Shaler Youth Services   412-486-0211   shaleryouthservices@gmail.com
   

Parachuting for the Preschool crowd! Thirty activity filled minutes that include music, creative movement, teamwork, and fun! All with one colorful parachute. Fridays: June 9-August 18 at 11:00am.

    Location: Community Room
   11:00 AM  -  11:30 AM Reserve Reads!  
    Contact: Shaler Youth Services   412-486-0211   shaleryouthservices@gmail.com
    NOW TWICE A WEEK! Reserve Reads! - Live in Reserve? Live near Reserve? Bop on over to Saint Aloysius Church (3616 Mt Troy Road) for Summer Reading fun! Stories, crafts and prizes, too! The program will immediately be followed by the free summer lunch service! Hooray! No registration necessary. Mondays and Fridays: The weeks of June 12 through August 14 from 11:00 – 11:30am
    Location: St. Aloyisus Church
   12:00 PM  -  3:00 PM Quilt Group  
   

Hang out with other quilters, share ideas and have a great time!

    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
   

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 without a caregiver. We are grateful to Ed and Mark's Shop N Sace (www.edandmarks.com) for their continued sponsorship of this program. Please register. Fridays: June 9 - August 18 at 12:15pm.

    Location: Left Side Community Room
   7:00 PM  -  8:30 PM Shaler Garden Club Fairy Garden Program  
    Contact: Shaler Youth Services   412-486-0211   shaleryouthservices@gmail.com
   

Fairy House Making Party! - The Shaler Garden Club will help you make your own fairy house! This annual event includes fairy games and crafts and treats!  Welcome to the magical world of these winged creatures!  Please register. 

Friday, June 16 at 7:00pm

    Location: Community Room

Saturday June 17, 2017
     Crafty Friday & Saturday!  
    Contact: Shaler Youth Services   412-486-0211   shaleryouthservices@gmail.com
   9:00 AM  -  11:00 AM German Group  
    Location: Yates Room
   10:00 AM  -  11:30 AM Saturday Family Block Parties  
    Contact: Shaler Youth Services   412-486-0211   shaleryouthservices@gmail.com
    Saturday 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. Saturdays: June 3 through September 2 from 10:00am to 11:30am
    Location: Picture Book Room
   10:15 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 the program. Saturdays: June 17, July 15, August 19 at 10:15am
    Location: Reading Readiness Room (formerly Grow a Reader Room)
   11:00 AM  -  12:00 PM Build a Better World Tween Edition  
    Contact: Shaler Youth Services   412-486-0211   shaleryouthservices@gmail.com
   

Learn about a place in the world where people are building and creating and transforming their communities and we’ll do a craft related to that! For those entering grades 4-6.  Saturdays: June 17, July 15 and August 19 at 11:00am

    Location: Young Adult Room
   12:00 PM  -  2:00 PM Adoptions from the Heart  
    Location: Yates Room
   7:00 PM  -  9:00 PM Wine Tasting with John Eld  
    Location: Community Room

Sunday June 18, 2017
   7:00 PM  -  8:00 PM Father-Child Dance  
    Contact: Shaler Youth Services   412-486-0211   shaleryouthservices@gmail.com
    Father-Child Dance - Spend some time with your dad, grandpap, or other father-figure and celebrate Father’s Day at the Library! Special stories and activities! Dress to impress, if you like! Please register. Sunday, June 18 at 7:00pm
    Location: Community Room

Monday June 19, 2017
   8:45 AM  -  9:45 AM Tai Chi Style Movement with John Uddstrom  
    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: June 5 through August 14 at 10:15 and 11:15am

    Location: Community Room
   11:00 AM  -  11:30 AM Reserve Reads!  
    Contact: Shaler Youth Services   412-486-0211   shaleryouthservices@gmail.com
    NOW TWICE A WEEK! Reserve Reads! - Live in Reserve? Live near Reserve? Bop on over to Saint Aloysius Church (3616 Mt Troy Road) for Summer Reading fun! Stories, crafts and prizes, too! The program will immediately be followed by the free summer lunch service! Hooray! No registration necessary. Mondays and Fridays: The weeks of June 12 through August 14 from 11:00 – 11:30am
    Location: St. Aloyisus Church
   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: June 5 through August 14 at 10:15 and 11:15am

    Location: Community Room
   12:15 PM  -  1:00 PM Magic School Bus Lunch Bunch!  
    Contact: Shaler Youth Services   412-486-0211   shaleryouthservices@gmail.com
   

We will join Friz and the rest of the classroom to explore something new each week to build up our beautiful brains! Bring your imagination, curiosity and your lunch! We will provide the drink! Mondays: June 5 – August 14 from 12:15 to 1:00.  K-3rd

    Location: Left Side Community Room
   2:00 PM  -  3:30 PM Monday Movie Matinees  
    Contact: Shaler Youth Services   412-486-0211   shaleryouthservices@gmail.com
   

Monday Movie Matinees - Every Monday, at the Library, bring a pillow and watch a movie on our big screen! Bring a snack or enjoy our popcorn! No registration necessary. Monday: June 5: Moana (PG) Monday, June 12: Trolls (PG) Monday, June 19: A Dog’s Purpose (PG) Monday, June 26: DOUBLE FEATURE Despicable Me 1 and 2 (PG) Monday, July 3: Disneynature: Bears (G) Monday, July 10: Walt Disney Animation Studios Short Films Collection (NR) Monday, July 17: Inside Out (PG) Monday, July 24: Arthur: Brothers and Sisters (G) Monday, July 31: Home (PG) Monday, August 7: The LEGO Batman Movie (PG) Monday, August 14: Kung Fu Panda 3 (PG) Monday, August 21: The Nut Job (PG)

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

Rhymes, songs, and stories for children ages birth through 18 months, with a caregiver. Mondays: June 6* - August 15, and September 12 – December 19 at 6:30pm. There will be no class on Monday, June 13, visit the Firefighters!

   7:00 PM  -  8:00 PM Walk Bike Shaler  
    Contact: Chris Chirdon   412-608-8684   chirdon@pitt.edu
    Location: Quiet Study

Tuesday June 20, 2017
   10:15 AM  -  10:45 AM Book Babies  
    Contact: Shaler North Hills Library   412-486-0211   shaleryouthservices@gmail.com
   

Book Babies - Lively songs, rhymes and stories for children ages birth through 18 months, with a caregiver. Tuesdays: June 6 to August 15from 10:15 to 10:45am and 11:15 to 11:45am

    Location: Left Side Community Room
   10:15 AM  -  10:45 AM Ready for Reading! Kindergarten and First Grade Readiness!  
    Contact: Shaler Youth Services   412-486-0211   shaleryouthservices@gmail.com
    Ready for Reading! Kindergarten and First Grade Readiness! - SNHL can help young students walk into school with a real sense of confidence by reviewing some of the concepts they’ve already learned and maybe some new ones! We will review and introduce some important skills such as phonemic awareness, sound/letter correspondence, measuring and mapping, place value, listening skills, work habits and more! Please register. Tuesdays: June 6 through August 16 at 10:15am or Wednesdays, June 7 through August 17 at 6:30pm
    Location: Reading Readiness Room (formerly Grow a Reader Room)
   11:15 AM  -  11:45 AM Book Babies  
    Contact: Shaler North Hills Library   412-486-0211   shaleryouthservices@gmail.com
   

Book Babies - Lively songs, rhymes and stories for children ages birth through 18 months, with a caregiver. Tuesdays: June 6 to August 15 from 10:15 to 10:45am and 11:15 to 11:45am

    Location: Community Room
   11:15 AM  -  11:45 AM Ready for Math! Kindergarten and First Grade Readiness!  
    Contact: Shaler Youth Services   412-486-0211   shaleryouthservices@gmail.com
    Ready for Math! Kindergarten and First Grade Readiness! - We’ll review and introduce important math concepts such as measuring and place value, addition and subtraction! Please register. Tuesdays: June 6 through August 16 at 11:15am or Wednesdays, June 7 through August 17 at 7:10pm
    Location: Reading Readiness Room (formerly Grow a Reader Room)
   1:30 PM  -  3:30 PM The Trip Is On Us!  
    Location: Right Side Community Room
   4:30 PM  -  6:00 PM Teens Build a Better World  
    Contact: Alexis Jabour   412=486-0211   jaboural@gmail.com
   

Hang out, eat snacks, and learn something useful to make the world (or your life) a little better. Topics will include: cooking, podcasting, Youtubing, sewing, relaxation/meditation, being a responsible citizen, and more!

Location: Community Room

   5:30 PM  -  8:30 PM SNHL Card Club  
   

If you like to play card games with adults, call the library at 412-486-0211 to join in this social activity. Meet new friends, hone your card-playing skills and learn new card games!

    Location: Downstairs
   6:30 PM  -  7:30 PM Meet Curious George!  
    Contact: Shaler Youth Services   412-486-0211   shaleryouthservices@gmail.com
    Meet Curious George! - Everyone’s favorite monkey will be here! Come monkey around with George and hear a George story and make some cool crafts! Please register. Tuesday, June 20 at 6:30pm
    Location: Community Room
   7:00 PM  -  7:00 PM Game Nights  
    Contact: Shaler Youth Services   412-486-0211   shaleryouthservices@gmail.com
   

Game Nights – Come show your skill or test your luck with board games, card games, strategy games, dexterity games… even some computer games. Something new every week plus some old standbys. For those entering grades 4-6. Tuesdays: June 6, 13 and 20, July 25 and August 1, 8, and 15 from 7:00 – 8:30pm

   7:00 PM  -  7:45 PM Page Turners Book Group  
    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.  

    Location: conference room

Wednesday June 21, 2017
   10:00 AM  -  12:00 PM Eckhart Tolle Book Discussion  
   

~~New members are welcome!
Join us as we read, discuss and meditate on his works.


Eckhart Tolle is emerging as one of today’s most inspiring teachers.  Currently reading: A New Earth: Awakening to Your Life's Purpose

    Location: conference room
   10:15 AM Encounters with Nature  
    Contact: Shaler Youth Services   412-486-0211   shaleryouthservices@gmail.com
    Encounters with Nature - Explore the wonders of nature and create projects to enjoy. We’ll have guest speakers and guest creatures! For those entering grades 1-6. Wednesdays June 7 -August 16 at 10:15am
    Location: Juvenile Fiction Room
   10:15 AM  -  10:45 AM Toddler Fun  
    Contact: Shaler North Hills Library   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 11 - May 24 from 10:15 to 10:45am and 11:15 to 11:45am

    Location: Left Side Community Room
   11:15 AM  -  11:45 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 11 - May 24 from 10:15 to 10:45am and 11:15 to 11:45am

    Location: Left Side Community Room
   12:15 PM  -  1:00 PM Super Structures of the Past, Present and Future Lunch Bunch  
    Contact: Shaler Youth Services   412-486-0211   shaleryouthservices@gmail.com
   

Super Structures of the Past, Present and Future Lunch Bunch– Bring your engineering creativity to explore and build amazing towers, bridges and more! Bring your lunch, too and we’ll provide the lemonade! For those entering grades 4-6. Wednesdays: June 7 – August 16 at 12:15pm

    Location: Community Room
   1:15 PM  -  2:00 PM LEGO Free Build!  
    Contact: Shaler Youth Services   412-486-0211   shaleryouthservices@gmail.com
   

The chance to build whatever your beautiful brain can imagine! Or give a try at building a LEGO model of where you live! Or go to school! Or your favorite place in the whole wide world! Wednesdays: June 7 – August 16 from 1:15 to 2:00.

    Location: Juvenile Fiction Room
   2:00 PM  -  3:00 PM Knit & Crochet by the Books!  
    Location: Downstairs
   2:00 PM  -  5:00 PM Acrylic Painting with James Guenther  
   

Contact James Guentner 412-486-7516, for details about supplies and fees.

    Location: Left Side Community Room
   4:00 PM  -  7:00 PM Mission Mahi Food Truck  
   

Tasty fish tacos are on their way to Shaler North Hills Library, thanks to the Mission Mahi food truck and its amazing mission!  Mission Mahi’s superb Mahi tacos come in a variety of delicious flavors, like the Buffalo, the Yinzer, and so many more!

The Mission Mahi food truck will be parked in the front parking lot...you can’t miss it! For a taste sensation like no other, it’s got to be Mission Mahi!
 A portion of the sales benefit Shaler North Hills Library.
 

    Location: front parking lot
   6:30 PM  -  7:00 PM Ready for Reading! Kindergarten and First Grade Readiness!  
    Contact: Shaler Youth Services   412-486-0211   shaleryouthservices@gmail.com
    Ready for Reading! Kindergarten and First Grade Readiness! - SNHL can help young students walk into school with a real sense of confidence by reviewing some of the concepts they’ve already learned and maybe some new ones! We will review and introduce some important skills such as phonemic awareness, sound/letter correspondence, measuring and mapping, place value, listening skills, work habits and more! Please register. Tuesdays: June 6 through August 16 at 10:15am or Wednesdays, June 7 through August 17 at 6:30pm
    Location: Reading Readiness Room (formerly Grow a Reader Room)
   6:30 PM  -  8:00 PM Food for Thought Book Group  
    Location: Left Side Community Room
   7:10 PM  -  7:40 PM Ready for Math! Kindergarten and First Grade Readiness!  
    Contact: Shaler Youth Services   412-486-0211   shaleryouthservices@gmail.com
    Ready for Math! Kindergarten and First Grade Readiness! We’ll review and introduce important math concepts such as measuring and place value, addition and subtraction! Please register. Tuesdays: June 6 through August 16 at 11:15am or Wednesdays, June 7 through August 17 at 7:10pm
    Location: Reading Readiness Room (formerly Grow a Reader Room)

Thursday June 22, 2017
   10:00 AM  -  12:00 PM Watercolors with Elaine Bergstrom  
   

THIS CLASS WILL BE ON HIATUS UNTIL SEPTEMBER 2017.

   10:15 AM  -  10:55 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: Upstairs
   12:15 PM  -  1:15 PM Music Munchies  
    Contact: Shaler Youth Services   412-486-0211   shaleryouthservices@gmail.com
   

Music Munchies - Come and explore how to make music with your voice, instruments and digital devices! Bring your lunch and we’ll provide the lemonade. For those entering grades K-3. Please register. Thursdays: June 8, 15, 22, and 29, July 20 and 27, August 3 and 10 at 12:15pm

    Location: Left Side Community Room
   2:00 PM  -  2:00 PM Choose kindness collage  
    Location: Downstairs
   2:00 PM  -  3:00 PM Etna Summer Fun at the Etna Pool!  
    Contact: Shaler Youth Services   412-486-0211   shaleryouthservices@gmail.com
    Etna Summer Fun at the Etna Pool! - We’ll see you at the Etna Pool, every week! Free books! Prizes! Turn in your Summer Reading Tickets for the weekly prizes! Games and crafts! Stories! Strangeness! No registration necessary! See you at the pool! Thursdays: June 8 through August 17 at 2:00pm
    Location: Etna Pool
   2:30 PM  -  3:30 PM Teen Writing Group  
    Contact: Shaler Youth Services   412-486-0211   shaleryouthservices@gmail.com
   

Every Thursday! Join our weekly writing group and hang with other writers, whether you write stories, poems, blog posts, or anything else! Talk, work on an existing project, or try a writing exercise. No registration necessary, just drop in.

    Location: Yates Room
   5:30 PM  -  6:30 PM Teen Anime Club  
    Contact: Alexis Jabour   412-486-0211   jaboural@gmail.com
   


Let’s talk about anime! We’ll have a selection of anime to choose from for watching . Meet up with fellow anime fans and talk about your favorite show, cosplaying, fanfiction, and anime events around Pittsburgh.

Location: Yates Room
 

   7:00 PM LEGO Robotics for Experts  
    Contact: Shaler Youth Services   412-486-0211   shaleryouthservices@gmail.com
    LEGO Robotics for Experts - Register each week for this advanced class using LEGOS! If you have already done the Beginners set of projects, this is for you! Please register the Friday of the previous week for each class, as registration is limited. For those entering grades 1 – 6. Thursdays: June 22 July 6, and 20 August 3, 17 and 31 at 7:00pm
    Location: Quiet Study
   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 and Teen Room

   7:00 PM  -  9:00 PM Art and Inspiration International with William Rock  
   

http://artandinspiration.podbean.com/

Check out the podcast interviews of the special guests who have appeared at Art and Inspiration with Willilam Rock over the years.  They are inspiring.
 

    Location: Left Side Community Room

Friday June 23, 2017
     Crafty Friday & Saturday!  
    Contact: Shaler Youth Services   412-486-0211   shaleryouthservices@gmail.com
   8:45 AM  -  9:45 AM Tai Chi Style Movement with John Uddstrom  
    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: June 9th - August 18th and September 15th - December 15th at 10:15.

    Location: Left Side Community Room
   11:00 AM  -  11:30 AM Preschool Parachute  
    Contact: Shaler Youth Services   412-486-0211   shaleryouthservices@gmail.com
   

Parachuting for the Preschool crowd! Thirty activity filled minutes that include music, creative movement, teamwork, and fun! All with one colorful parachute. Fridays: June 9-August 18 at 11:00am.

    Location: Community Room
   11:00 AM  -  11:30 AM Reserve Reads!  
    Contact: Shaler Youth Services   412-486-0211   shaleryouthservices@gmail.com
    NOW TWICE A WEEK! Reserve Reads! - Live in Reserve? Live near Reserve? Bop on over to Saint Aloysius Church (3616 Mt Troy Road) for Summer Reading fun! Stories, crafts and prizes, too! The program will immediately be followed by the free summer lunch service! Hooray! No registration necessary. Mondays and Fridays: The weeks of June 12 through August 14 from 11:00 – 11:30am
    Location: St. Aloyisus Church
   12:00 PM  -  3:00 PM Quilt Group  
   

Hang out with other quilters, share ideas and have a great time!

    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
   

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 without a caregiver. We are grateful to Ed and Mark's Shop N Sace (www.edandmarks.com) for their continued sponsorship of this program. Please register. Fridays: June 9 - August 18 at 12:15pm.

    Location: Left Side Community Room
   2:00 PM  -  6:00 PM AARP Smart Driver Refresher Course  
    Location: Left Side Community Room

Saturday June 24, 2017
     Crafty Friday & Saturday!  
    Contact: Shaler Youth Services   412-486-0211   shaleryouthservices@gmail.com
   10:00 AM  -  11:30 AM Saturday Family Block Parties  
    Contact: Shaler Youth Services   412-486-0211   shaleryouthservices@gmail.com
    Saturday 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. Saturdays: June 3 through September 2 from 10:00am to 11:30am
    Location: Picture Book Room
   10:00 AM  -  12:00 PM Tail Waggin' Tutors  
    Contact: Caroline Horgan   412-536-1057   horganc@einetwork.net
   

Volunteers and their certified therapy dogs are here the last Saturday of the month.  Stop by and share a story with them! No registration. Saturdays, June 24, July 29, August 26, September 30

    Location: Young Adult Room
   3:00 PM  -  9:00 PM Teen All You Can Read Buffet  
    Contact: Kara Falck   412-486-0211   falckk@einetwork.net
   

It’s a reading and eating marathon! See who can read the longest!  Read what you like (books, magazines, graphic novels, cereal boxes, whatever!) Enjoy a buffet of delicious foods AND reading items as servers wait on you all day.  Bring your own reading materials, choose from the books displayed, or order anything you want from the library shelves and it will be delivered to you!  5 minute breaks every hour.  Bring your pillows, sleeping bags, and a bottled beverage.  $50 Cash prize for the winner, smaller prizes for all participants, and an Ice Cream Sundae Party for everyone at the end!  Grades 7 and up. Please register.

Location: Community Room, Conference Room


Sunday June 25, 2017
   11:00 AM  -  3:00 PM 8th Annual Great Gardens Tour  
   

Sponsored by the Shaler Garden Club and the Shaler North Hills Library


Join us as we tour 5 beautiful local gardens with great variety, color and detatil. Rain or shine! Wear your walking shoes!


Proceeds benefit the Shaler North Hills Library.


$12 in advance of the tour
$15 the day of the tour
Ticket cost includes visits to five beautiful gardens, refreshments and one raffle entry for a chance to win a lovely gift basket.


Monday June 26, 2017
   8:45 AM  -  9:45 AM Tai Chi Style Movement with John Uddstrom  
    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: June 5 through August 14 at 10:15 and 11:15am

    Location: Community Room
   11:00 AM  -  11:30 AM Reserve Reads!  
    Contact: Shaler Youth Services   412-486-0211   shaleryouthservices@gmail.com
    NOW TWICE A WEEK! Reserve Reads! - Live in Reserve? Live near Reserve? Bop on over to Saint Aloysius Church (3616 Mt Troy Road) for Summer Reading fun! Stories, crafts and prizes, too! The program will immediately be followed by the free summer lunch service! Hooray! No registration necessary. Mondays and Fridays: The weeks of June 12 through August 14 from 11:00 – 11:30am
    Location: St. Aloyisus Church
   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: June 5 through August 14 at 10:15 and 11:15am

    Location: Community Room
   12:15 PM  -  1:00 PM Magic School Bus Lunch Bunch!  
    Contact: Shaler Youth Services   412-486-0211   shaleryouthservices@gmail.com
   

We will join Friz and the rest of the classroom to explore something new each week to build up our beautiful brains! Bring your imagination, curiosity and your lunch! We will provide the drink! Mondays: June 5 – August 14 from 12:15 to 1:00.  K-3rd

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

Do you have some light-hearted stories from your life you'd like to write about and share with others? This writing group meets the second and fourth Monday of each month. Come as often as you're able!

    Location: conference room
   2:00 PM  -  3:30 PM Monday Movie Matinees  
    Contact: Shaler Youth Services   412-486-0211   shaleryouthservices@gmail.com
   

Monday Movie Matinees - Every Monday, at the Library, bring a pillow and watch a movie on our big screen! Bring a snack or enjoy our popcorn! No registration necessary. Monday: June 5: Moana (PG) Monday, June 12: Trolls (PG) Monday, June 19: A Dog’s Purpose (PG) Monday, June 26: DOUBLE FEATURE Despicable Me 1 and 2 (PG) Monday, July 3: Disneynature: Bears (G) Monday, July 10: Walt Disney Animation Studios Short Films Collection (NR) Monday, July 17: Inside Out (PG) Monday, July 24: Arthur: Brothers and Sisters (G) Monday, July 31: Home (PG) Monday, August 7: The LEGO Batman Movie (PG) Monday, August 14: Kung Fu Panda 3 (PG) Monday, August 21: The Nut Job (PG)

    Location: Community Room
   6:30 PM  -  7:15 PM Book Babies at Night  

Tuesday June 27, 2017
   10:15 AM  -  10:45 AM Book Babies  
    Contact: Shaler North Hills Library   412-486-0211   shaleryouthservices@gmail.com
   

Book Babies - Lively songs, rhymes and stories for children ages birth through 18 months, with a caregiver. Tuesdays: June 6 to August 15from 10:15 to 10:45am and 11:15 to 11:45am

    Location: Left Side Community Room
   10:15 AM  -  10:45 AM Ready for Reading! Kindergarten and First Grade Readiness!  
    Contact: Shaler Youth Services   412-486-0211   shaleryouthservices@gmail.com
    Ready for Reading! Kindergarten and First Grade Readiness! - SNHL can help young students walk into school with a real sense of confidence by reviewing some of the concepts they’ve already learned and maybe some new ones! We will review and introduce some important skills such as phonemic awareness, sound/letter correspondence, measuring and mapping, place value, listening skills, work habits and more! Please register. Tuesdays: June 6 through August 16 at 10:15am or Wednesdays, June 7 through August 17 at 6:30pm
    Location: Reading Readiness Room (formerly Grow a Reader Room)
   11:15 AM  -  11:45 AM Book Babies  
    Contact: Shaler North Hills Library   412-486-0211   shaleryouthservices@gmail.com
   

Book Babies - Lively songs, rhymes and stories for children ages birth through 18 months, with a caregiver. Tuesdays: June 6 to August 15 from 10:15 to 10:45am and 11:15 to 11:45am

    Location: Community Room
   11:15 AM  -  11:45 AM Ready for Math! Kindergarten and First Grade Readiness!  
    Contact: Shaler Youth Services   412-486-0211   shaleryouthservices@gmail.com
    Ready for Math! Kindergarten and First Grade Readiness! - We’ll review and introduce important math concepts such as measuring and place value, addition and subtraction! Please register. Tuesdays: June 6 through August 16 at 11:15am or Wednesdays, June 7 through August 17 at 7:10pm
    Location: Reading Readiness Room (formerly Grow a Reader Room)
   1:00 PM  -  4:00 PM SNHL Card Club  
   

If you like to play card games with adults, call the library at 412-486-0211 to join in this social activity. Meet new friends, hone your card-playing skills and learn new card games!

    Location: Quiet Study
   2:00 PM  -  4:00 PM Nonfiction Book Group  
    Location: conference room
   4:30 PM  -  6:00 PM Teens Build a Better World  
    Contact: Alexis Jabour   412=486-0211   jaboural@gmail.com
   

Hang out, eat snacks, and learn something useful to make the world (or your life) a little better. Topics will include: cooking, podcasting, Youtubing, sewing, relaxation/meditation, being a responsible citizen, and more!

Location: Community 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: – Every Tuesday evening is 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, except for special events. Tuesdays: June 6 through August 15 at 6:30pm. Please note, EVERY Tuesday night there is something fun for families! Please check Special Events sections for those!
    Location: Left Side Community Room
   7:00 PM  -  7:45 PM Page Turners Book Group  
    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.  

    Location: conference room
   7:00 PM  -  8:00 PM Family Price is Right Feud Millionaire!  
    Contact: Shaler Youth Services   412-486-0211   shaleryouthservices@gmail.com
    Family Price is Right Feud Millionaire! - A mash up of popular TV game show fun for the whole family, school age kids and up, up, up for game play, but the whole family is welcome, of course! Prizes and good times! Please register. Tuesday, June 27 at 7:15pm
    Location: Right Side Community Room

Wednesday June 28, 2017
   10:00 AM  -  12:00 PM Eckhart Tolle Book Discussion  
   

~~New members are welcome!
Join us as we read, discuss and meditate on his works.


Eckhart Tolle is emerging as one of today’s most inspiring teachers.  Currently reading: A New Earth: Awakening to Your Life's Purpose

    Location: conference room
   10:15 AM Encounters with Nature  
    Contact: Shaler Youth Services   412-486-0211   shaleryouthservices@gmail.com
    Encounters with Nature - Explore the wonders of nature and create projects to enjoy. We’ll have guest speakers and guest creatures! For those entering grades 1-6. Wednesdays June 7 -August 16 at 10:15am
    Location: Juvenile Fiction Room
   10:15 AM  -  10:45 AM Toddler Fun  
    Contact: Shaler North Hills Library   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 11 - May 24 from 10:15 to 10:45am and 11:15 to 11:45am

    Location: Left Side Community Room
   11:15 AM  -  11:45 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 11 - May 24 from 10:15 to 10:45am and 11:15 to 11:45am

    Location: Left Side Community Room
   12:30 PM  -  1:30 PM Super Structures of the Past, Present and Future Lunch Bunch  
    Contact: Shaler Youth Services   412-486-0211   shaleryouthservices@gmail.com
   

Super Structures of the Past, Present and Future Lunch Bunch– Bring your engineering creativity to explore and build amazing towers, bridges and more! Bring your lunch, too and we’ll provide the lemonade! For those entering grades 4-6. Wednesdays: June 7 – August 16 at 12:30pm

    Location: Upstairs
   1:15 PM  -  2:00 PM LEGO Free Build!  
    Contact: Shaler Youth Services   412-486-0211   shaleryouthservices@gmail.com
   

The chance to build whatever your beautiful brain can imagine! Or give a try at building a LEGO model of where you live! Or go to school! Or your favorite place in the whole wide world! Wednesdays: June 7 – August 16 from 1:15 to 2:00.

    Location: Juvenile Fiction Room
   2:00 PM  -  3:00 PM Knit & Crochet by the Books!  
    Location: Downstairs
   2:00 PM  -  5:00 PM Acrylic Painting with James Guenther  
   

Contact James Guentner 412-486-7516, for details about supplies and fees.

    Location: Left Side Community Room
   2:00 PM  -  5:00 PM Engineering Camp  
    Contact: shaleryouthservices   412-486-0211   shaleryouthservices@gmail.com
   

We strongly recommend that students attend both days. High School students are welcome to volunteer their time to assist with the camp. For those entering grades 6-8. There is a limit of registratnts so sign up early! Please register. Wednesday, June 28 and Thursday, June 29 from 2:00pm to 5:00pm.

    Location: Community Room
   6:00 PM  -  8:00 PM PA Geneaology  
    Location: conference room
   6:30 PM  -  7:00 PM Ready for Reading! Kindergarten and First Grade Readiness!  
    Contact: Shaler Youth Services   412-486-0211   shaleryouthservices@gmail.com
    Ready for Reading! Kindergarten and First Grade Readiness! - SNHL can help young students walk into school with a real sense of confidence by reviewing some of the concepts they’ve already learned and maybe some new ones! We will review and introduce some important skills such as phonemic awareness, sound/letter correspondence, measuring and mapping, place value, listening skills, work habits and more! Please register. Tuesdays: June 6 through August 16 at 10:15am or Wednesdays, June 7 through August 17 at 6:30pm
    Location: Reading Readiness Room (formerly Grow a Reader Room)
   6:30 PM  -  8:00 PM Meet the Author: Beth Geisler  
   

Beth Geisler's book, 100 Things to Do in Pittsburgh Before You Die, just came out in 2016. Come here her talk about her favorite things to see and do in our home town. Refreshments served. Register by calling 412-486-0211.

Read more about the book in this PG article:

http://www.post-gazette.com/life/lifestyle/2016/04/06/New-book-lays-out-100-Things-to-Do-in-Pittsburgh-Before-You-Die-Beth-Geisler/stories/201604090001

 

    Location: Downstairs
   6:30 PM  -  8:00 PM Wednesday Wiggles  
   7:10 PM  -  7:40 PM Ready for Math! Kindergarten and First Grade Readiness!  
    Contact: Shaler Youth Services   412-486-0211   shaleryouthservices@gmail.com
    Ready for Math! Kindergarten and First Grade Readiness! We’ll review and introduce important math concepts such as measuring and place value, addition and subtraction! Please register. Tuesdays: June 6 through August 16 at 11:15am or Wednesdays, June 7 through August 17 at 7:10pm
    Location: Reading Readiness Room (formerly Grow a Reader Room)

Thursday June 29, 2017
   10:00 AM  -  12:00 PM NEW! Getting Started with Watercolors Class with Elaine Bergstrom  
   

Do you love the softness of watercolors but do not know where to begin or need a refresher? Start with color mixing and palette arranging . Determine which materials  and colors to use and how. Learn about graded washes, textures, wet on wet and dry brush techniques. Begin your journey with watercolors this summer!  This 6-week class will run from June 29 through August 3. Total cost for the class is $75. Minimum of 5 students

    Location: Quiet Study
   10:15 AM  -  10:55 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: Upstairs
   12:15 PM  -  1:15 PM Music Munchies  
    Contact: Shaler Youth Services   412-486-0211   shaleryouthservices@gmail.com
   
 

Music Munchies - Come and explore how to make music with your voice, instruments and digital devices! Bring your lunch and we’ll provide the lemonade. For those entering grades K-3. Please register. Thursdays: June 8, 15, 22, and 29, July 20 and 27, August 3 and 10 at 12:15pm

   2:00 PM  -  3:00 PM Etna Summer Fun at the Etna Pool!  
    Contact: Shaler Youth Services   412-486-0211   shaleryouthservices@gmail.com
    Etna Summer Fun at the Etna Pool! - We’ll see you at the Etna Pool, every week! Free books! Prizes! Turn in your Summer Reading Tickets for the weekly prizes! Games and crafts! Stories! Strangeness! No registration necessary! See you at the pool! Thursdays: June 8 through August 17 at 2:00pm
    Location: Etna Pool
   2:00 PM  -  5:00 PM Engineering Camp  
    Location: Community Room
   2:30 PM  -  3:30 PM Teen Writing Group  
    Contact: Shaler Youth Services   412-486-0211   shaleryouthservices@gmail.com
   

Every Thursday! Join our weekly writing group and hang with other writers, whether you write stories, poems, blog posts, or anything else! Talk, work on an existing project, or try a writing exercise. No registration necessary, just drop in.

    Location: Yates Room
   7:00 PM LEGO WEDO Robotics for Beginners  
    Contact: Shaler Youth Services   412-486-0211   shaleryouthservices@gmail.com
    LEGO WEDO Robotics for Beginners – If you haven’t completed the first 12 models using robotics and LEGOS, this class is for you! Learn about simple machines and make a new project each time. Then use basic computer programming to make your model move! Please register on the Friday of the previous week for each class, as registration is limited. For those entering grades 1-6. Thursdays: June 15, 29 July 13, 27 August 10, 24 at 7:00pm
    Location: Quiet Study
   7:00 PM  -  8:30 PM Teen Tabletop and Board Game Night  
    Contact: Kara Falck   412-364-5918   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 and Teen Room

   7:00 PM  -  9:00 PM Art and Inspiration International with William Rock  
   

http://artandinspiration.podbean.com/

Check out the podcast interviews of the special guests who have appeared at Art and Inspiration with Willilam Rock over the years.  They are inspiring.
 

    Location: Left Side Community Room

Friday June 30, 2017
     Crafty Friday & Saturday!  
    Contact: Shaler Youth Services   412-486-0211   shaleryouthservices@gmail.com
   8:45 AM  -  9:45 AM Tai Chi Style Movement with John Uddstrom  
    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: June 9th - August 18th and September 15th - December 15th at 10:15.

    Location: Left Side Community Room
   11:00 AM  -  11:30 AM Preschool Parachute  
    Contact: Shaler Youth Services   412-486-0211   shaleryouthservices@gmail.com
   

Parachuting for the Preschool crowd! Thirty activity filled minutes that include music, creative movement, teamwork, and fun! All with one colorful parachute. Fridays: June 9-August 18 at 11:00am.

    Location: Community Room
   11:00 AM  -  11:30 AM Reserve Reads!  
    Contact: Shaler Youth Services   412-486-0211   shaleryouthservices@gmail.com
    NOW TWICE A WEEK! Reserve Reads! - Live in Reserve? Live near Reserve? Bop on over to Saint Aloysius Church (3616 Mt Troy Road) for Summer Reading fun! Stories, crafts and prizes, too! The program will immediately be followed by the free summer lunch service! Hooray! No registration necessary. Mondays and Fridays: The weeks of June 12 through August 14 from 11:00 – 11:30am
    Location: St. Aloyisus Church
   12:00 PM  -  3:00 PM Quilt Group  
   

Hang out with other quilters, share ideas and have a great time!

    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
   

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 without a caregiver. We are grateful to Ed and Mark's Shop N Sace (www.edandmarks.com) for their continued sponsorship of this program. Please register. Fridays: June 9 - August 18 at 12:15pm.

    Location: Left Side Community Room
   1:30 PM  -  3:30 PM Movies in the Afternoon  
   

Today's movie is "Big Stone Gap" based on the book by Adriana Trigiani stars Ashley Judd, Patrick Wilson, Whoopi Goldberg, Jenna Elfman and Jane Krakowski.

A long-buried family secret disrupts the quiet life of a single, middle-aged woman (Ashley Judd) in 1978 Virginia.

Popcorn provided.

    Location: Yates Room
   4:30 PM  -  5:30 PM Teen Kpop Dance  
    Contact: Alexis Jabour   412-486-0211   jaboural@gmail.com
   

No dance experience required! Learn the choreography to your favorite (or new favorite) Korean pop songs.

Location: Community Room


Saturday July 1, 2017
     Crafty Friday & Saturday!  
    Contact: Shaler Youth Services   412-486-0211   shaleryouthservices@gmail.com
   10:00 AM  -  11:30 AM Saturday Family Block Parties  
    Contact: Shaler Youth Services   412-486-0211   shaleryouthservices@gmail.com
    Saturday 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. Saturdays: June 3 through September 2 from 10:00am to 11:30am
    Location: Picture Book Room
   10:00 AM  -  12:00 PM Horses at the Library!  
    Contact: Shaler Youth Services   412-486-0211   shaleryouthservices@gmail.com
   

Horses at the Library! - They are back! Safety and grooming presentations, free pony rides, learn about caring for a horse. Sponsored by the North Ridge Riders 4H group! Horsey crafts, too!  No registration necessary. Saturday, July 1 from 10:00am until noon

    Location: Parking Lot

Monday July 3, 2017
   8:45 AM  -  9:45 AM Tai Chi Style Movement with John Uddstrom  
    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: June 5 through August 14 at 10:15 and 11:15am

    Location: Community Room
   11:00 AM  -  11:30 AM Reserve Reads!  
    Contact: Shaler Youth Services   412-486-0211   shaleryouthservices@gmail.com
    NOW TWICE A WEEK! Reserve Reads! - Live in Reserve? Live near Reserve? Bop on over to Saint Aloysius Church (3616 Mt Troy Road) for Summer Reading fun! Stories, crafts and prizes, too! The program will immediately be followed by the free summer lunch service! Hooray! No registration necessary. Mondays and Fridays: The weeks of June 12 through August 14 from 11:00 – 11:30am
    Location: St. Aloyisus Church
   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: June 5 through August 14 at 10:15 and 11:15am

    Location: Community Room
   12:15 PM  -  1:00 PM Magic School Bus Lunch Bunch!  
    Contact: Shaler Youth Services   412-486-0211   shaleryouthservices@gmail.com
   

We will join Friz and the rest of the classroom to explore something new each week to build up our beautiful brains! Bring your imagination, curiosity and your lunch! We will provide the drink! Mondays: June 5 – August 14 from 12:15 to 1:00.  K-3rd

    Location: Left Side Community Room
   2:00 PM  -  3:30 PM Monday Movie Matinees  
    Contact: Shaler Youth Services   412-486-0211   shaleryouthservices@gmail.com
   

Monday Movie Matinees - Every Monday, at the Library, bring a pillow and watch a movie on our big screen! Bring a snack or enjoy our popcorn! No registration necessary. Monday: June 5: Moana (PG) Monday, June 12: Trolls (PG) Monday, June 19: A Dog’s Purpose (PG) Monday, June 26: DOUBLE FEATURE Despicable Me 1 and 2 (PG) Monday, July 3: Disneynature: Bears (G) Monday, July 10: Walt Disney Animation Studios Short Films Collection (NR) Monday, July 17: Inside Out (PG) Monday, July 24: Arthur: Brothers and Sisters (G) Monday, July 31: Home (PG) Monday, August 7: The LEGO Batman Movie (PG) Monday, August 14: Kung Fu Panda 3 (PG) Monday, August 21: The Nut Job (PG)

    Location: Community Room
   6:30 PM  -  7:15 PM Book Babies at Night  
   7:00 PM  -  7:45 PM Talking Yams Book Club  
    Contact: Shaler Youth Services   412-486-0211   shaleryouthservices@gmail.com
    Talking Yams Book Club - Meet with other kids in grades 4 - 6 each month to talk about a great book, do an activity, eat food and have fun! 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, July 3 (All Rise for the Honorable Perry T. Cook by Leslie Connor), July 31 (The Lions of Little Rock by Kristin Levine), and August 21 (The Girl Who Drank the Moon by Kelly Barnhill) at 7:00 pm
    Location: Yates Room

Tuesday July 4, 2017
   10:00 AM  -  9:00 PM CLOSED for 4th of July Holiday  

Wednesday July 5, 2017
   10:00 AM  -  12:00 PM Eckhart Tolle Book Discussion  
   

~~New members are welcome!
Join us as we read, discuss and meditate on his works.


Eckhart Tolle is emerging as one of today’s most inspiring teachers.  Currently reading: A New Earth: Awakening to Your Life's Purpose

    Location: conference room
   10:15 AM Encounters with Nature  
    Contact: Shaler Youth Services   412-486-0211   shaleryouthservices@gmail.com
    Encounters with Nature - Explore the wonders of nature and create projects to enjoy. We’ll have guest speakers and guest creatures! For those entering grades 1-6. Wednesdays June 7 -August 16 at 10:15am
    Location: Juvenile Fiction Room
   10:15 AM  -  10:45 AM Toddler Fun  
    Contact: Shaler North Hills Library   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 11 - May 24 from 10:15 to 10:45am and 11:15 to 11:45am

    Location: Left Side Community Room
   11:15 AM  -  11:45 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 11 - May 24 from 10:15 to 10:45am and 11:15 to 11:45am

    Location: Left Side Community Room
   12:15 PM  -  1:00 PM Super Structures of the Past, Present and Future Lunch Bunch  
    Contact: Shaler Youth Services   412-486-0211   shaleryouthservices@gmail.com
   

Super Structures of the Past, Present and Future Lunch Bunch– Bring your engineering creativity to explore and build amazing towers, bridges and more! Bring your lunch, too and we’ll provide the lemonade! For those entering grades 4-6. Wednesdays: June 7 – August 16 at 12:15pm

    Location: Community Room
   1:00 PM  -  3:00 PM Fantasy Book Group  
    Location: conference room
   1:15 PM  -  2:00 PM LEGO Free Build!  
    Contact: Shaler Youth Services   412-486-0211   shaleryouthservices@gmail.com
   

The chance to build whatever your beautiful brain can imagine! Or give a try at building a LEGO model of where you live! Or go to school! Or your favorite place in the whole wide world! Wednesdays: June 7 – August 16 from 1:15 to 2:00.

    Location: Juvenile Fiction Room
   2:00 PM  -  3:00 PM Knit & Crochet by the Books!  
    Location: Downstairs
   2:00 PM  -  5:00 PM Acrylic Painting with James Guenther  
   

Contact James Guentner 412-486-7516, for details about supplies and fees.

    Location: Left Side Community Room
   6:30 PM  -  7:00 PM Ready for Reading! Kindergarten and First Grade Readiness!  
    Contact: Shaler Youth Services   412-486-0211   shaleryouthservices@gmail.com
    Ready for Reading! Kindergarten and First Grade Readiness! - SNHL can help young students walk into school with a real sense of confidence by reviewing some of the concepts they’ve already learned and maybe some new ones! We will review and introduce some important skills such as phonemic awareness, sound/letter correspondence, measuring and mapping, place value, listening skills, work habits and more! Please register. Tuesdays: June 6 through August 16 at 10:15am or Wednesdays, June 7 through August 17 at 6:30pm
    Location: Reading Readiness Room (formerly Grow a Reader Room)
   6:30 PM  -  8:00 PM Wednesday Wiggles  
   7:10 PM  -  7:40 PM Ready for Math! Kindergarten and First Grade Readiness!  
    Contact: Shaler Youth Services   412-486-0211   shaleryouthservices@gmail.com
    Ready for Math! Kindergarten and First Grade Readiness! We’ll review and introduce important math concepts such as measuring and place value, addition and subtraction! Please register. Tuesdays: June 6 through August 16 at 11:15am or Wednesdays, June 7 through August 17 at 7:10pm
    Location: Reading Readiness Room (formerly Grow a Reader Room)

Thursday July 6, 2017
   10:00 AM  -  12:00 PM NEW! Getting Started with Watercolors Class with Elaine Bergstrom  
   

Do you love the softness of watercolors but do not know where to begin or need a refresher? Start with color mixing and palette arranging . Determine which materials  and colors to use and how. Learn about graded washes, textures, wet on wet and dry brush techniques. Begin your journey with watercolors this summer!  This 6-week class will run from June 29 through August 3. Total cost for the class is $75. Minimum of 5 students

    Location: Quiet Study
   10:15 AM  -  10:45 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: June 1, July 6, August 3 and September 7 at 10:15am
    Location: Upstairs
   10:15 AM  -  10:55 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: Upstairs
   2:00 PM  -  3:00 PM Etna Summer Fun at the Etna Pool!  
    Contact: Shaler Youth Services   412-486-0211   shaleryouthservices@gmail.com
    Etna Summer Fun at the Etna Pool! - We’ll see you at the Etna Pool, every week! Free books! Prizes! Turn in your Summer Reading Tickets for the weekly prizes! Games and crafts! Stories! Strangeness! No registration necessary! See you at the pool! Thursdays: June 8 through August 17 at 2:00pm
    Location: Etna Pool
   2:30 PM  -  3:30 PM Teen Writing Group  
    Contact: Shaler Youth Services   412-486-0211   shaleryouthservices@gmail.com
   

Every Thursday! Join our weekly writing group and hang with other writers, whether you write stories, poems, blog posts, or anything else! Talk, work on an existing project, or try a writing exercise. No registration necessary, just drop in.

    Location: Yates Room
   5:30 PM  -  6:30 PM Teen Anime Club  
    Contact: Alexis Jabour     
   


Anime Club - Let’s talk about anime! We’ll have a selection of anime to choose from for watching . Meet up with fellow anime fans and talk about your favorite show, cosplaying, fanfiction, and anime events around Pittsburgh.

Location: Yates Room
 

   6:30 PM  -  8:30 PM Game Night for Adults  
    Location: Right Side Community Room
   7:00 PM LEGO Robotics for Experts  
    Contact: Shaler Youth Services   412-486-0211   shaleryouthservices@gmail.com
    LEGO Robotics for Experts - Register each week for this advanced class using LEGOS! If you have already done the Beginners set of projects, this is for you! Please register the Friday of the previous week for each class, as registration is limited. For those entering grades 1 – 6. Thursdays: June 22 July 6, and 20 August 3, 17 and 31 at 7:00pm
    Location: Quiet Study
   7:00 PM  -  8:30 PM Teen Lego Nights  
    Contact: Alexis Jabour   412-486-0211   jaboural@gmail.com
   

Free build, compete in timed challenges, build themed creations! Snacks and legos provided!  Grades 7 and up.

   7:00 PM  -  9:00 PM Art and Inspiration International with William Rock  
   

http://artandinspiration.podbean.com/

Check out the podcast interviews of the special guests who have appeared at Art and Inspiration with Willilam Rock over the years.  They are inspiring.
 

    Location: Left Side Community Room

Friday July 7, 2017
     Crafty Friday & Saturday!  
    Contact: Shaler Youth Services   412-486-0211   shaleryouthservices@gmail.com
   8:45 AM  -  9:45 AM Tai Chi Style Movement with John Uddstrom  
    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: June 9th - August 18th and September 15th - December 15th at 10:15.

    Location: Left Side Community Room
   11:00 AM  -  11:30 AM Preschool Parachute  
    Contact: Shaler Youth Services   412-486-0211   shaleryouthservices@gmail.com
   

Parachuting for the Preschool crowd! Thirty activity filled minutes that include music, creative movement, teamwork, and fun! All with one colorful parachute. Fridays: June 9-August 18 at 11:00am.

    Location: Community Room
   11:00 AM  -  11:30 AM Reserve Reads!  
    Contact: Shaler Youth Services   412-486-0211   shaleryouthservices@gmail.com
    NOW TWICE A WEEK! Reserve Reads! - Live in Reserve? Live near Reserve? Bop on over to Saint Aloysius Church (3616 Mt Troy Road) for Summer Reading fun! Stories, crafts and prizes, too! The program will immediately be followed by the free summer lunch service! Hooray! No registration necessary. Mondays and Fridays: The weeks of June 12 through August 14 from 11:00 – 11:30am
    Location: St. Aloyisus Church
   12:00 PM  -  3:00 PM Quilt Group  
   

Hang out with other quilters, share ideas and have a great time!

    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
   

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 without a caregiver. We are grateful to Ed and Mark's Shop N Sace (www.edandmarks.com) for their continued sponsorship of this program. Please register. Fridays: June 9 - August 18 at 12:15pm.

    Location: Left Side Community Room

Saturday July 8, 2017
     Crafty Friday & Saturday!  
    Contact: Shaler Youth Services   412-486-0211   shaleryouthservices@gmail.com
   10:00 AM  -  11:30 AM Saturday Family Block Parties  
    Contact: Shaler Youth Services   412-486-0211   shaleryouthservices@gmail.com
    Saturday 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. Saturdays: June 3 through September 2 from 10:00am to 11:30am
    Location: Picture Book Room
   7:00 PM  -  9:00 PM Teen Comedy and Improv Night  
    Contact: Kara Falck   412-486-0211   falckk@einetwork.net
   

Ever watch "Whose Line Is It Anyway?" and want to try it yourself? Come add your own spin to our evening of  improv games, like "Park Bench" and "Scenes From a Hat, " or just enjoy as an audience member!   Snacks, too! Grades 7 and up.

Location: Community Room, Teen Room, Quiet Study


Monday July 10, 2017
   8:45 AM  -  9:45 AM Tai Chi Style Movement with John Uddstrom  
    Location: Community Room
   10:00 AM  -  10:45 AM Kids Music Camp! Rock that Recorder!  
    Contact: Shaler Youth Services   412-486-0211   shaleryouthservices@gmail.com
    Learn to make some beautiful music with Sewickley Academy's musical gal, Mishon Levine! Recorder will be provided! Attendance at all sessions and the concert performance is necessary, that way you won't miss a beat! For those entering grades 1 through 4 in the fall of 2017. Space is limited! Sign up today! Monday - Friday: July 10 through the 14 from 10:00 - 10:45AM with CONCERT PERFORMANCE at 7:00PM on Friday, July 14!
    Location: Upstairs
   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: June 5 through August 14 at 10:15 and 11:15am

    Location: Community Room
   11:00 AM  -  11:30 AM Reserve Reads!  
    Contact: Shaler Youth Services   412-486-0211   shaleryouthservices@gmail.com
    NOW TWICE A WEEK! Reserve Reads! - Live in Reserve? Live near Reserve? Bop on over to Saint Aloysius Church (3616 Mt Troy Road) for Summer Reading fun! Stories, crafts and prizes, too! The program will immediately be followed by the free summer lunch service! Hooray! No registration necessary. Mondays and Fridays: The weeks of June 12 through August 14 from 11:00 – 11:30am
    Location: St. Aloyisus Church
   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: June 5 through August 14 at 10:15 and 11:15am

    Location: Community Room
   12:15 PM  -  1:00 PM Magic School Bus Lunch Bunch!  
    Contact: Shaler Youth Services   412-486-0211   shaleryouthservices@gmail.com
   

We will join Friz and the rest of the classroom to explore something new each week to build up our beautiful brains! Bring your imagination, curiosity and your lunch! We will provide the drink! Mondays: June 5 – August 14 from 12:15 to 1:00.  K-3rd

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

Do you have some light-hearted stories from your life you'd like to write about and share with others? This writing group meets the second and fourth Monday of each month. Come as often as you're able!

    Location: conference room
   2:00 PM  -  3:30 PM Monday Movie Matinees  
    Contact: Shaler Youth Services   412-486-0211   shaleryouthservices@gmail.com
   

Monday Movie Matinees - Every Monday, at the Library, bring a pillow and watch a movie on our big screen! Bring a snack or enjoy our popcorn! No registration necessary. Monday: June 5: Moana (PG) Monday, June 12: Trolls (PG) Monday, June 19: A Dog’s Purpose (PG) Monday, June 26: DOUBLE FEATURE Despicable Me 1 and 2 (PG) Monday, July 3: Disneynature: Bears (G) Monday, July 10: Walt Disney Animation Studios Short Films Collection (NR) Monday, July 17: Inside Out (PG) Monday, July 24: Arthur: Brothers and Sisters (G) Monday, July 31: Home (PG) Monday, August 7: The LEGO Batman Movie (PG) Monday, August 14: Kung Fu Panda 3 (PG) Monday, August 21: The Nut Job (PG)

    Location: Community Room
   6:30 PM  -  7:15 PM Book Babies at Night  
   6:30 PM  -  8:00 PM Monday Night Book Group  
    Location: Quiet Study

Tuesday July 11, 2017
   10:00 AM  -  10:45 AM Kids Music Camp! Rock that Recorder!  
    Contact: Shaler Youth Services   412-486-0211   shaleryouthservices@gmail.com
    Learn to make some beautiful music with Sewickley Academy's musical gal, Mishon Levine! Recorder will be provided! Attendance at all sessions and the concert performance is necessary, that way you won't miss a beat! For those entering grades 1 through 4 in the fall of 2017. Space is limited! Sign up today! Monday - Friday: July 10 through the 14 from 10:00 - 10:45AM with CONCERT PERFORMANCE at 7:00PM on Friday, July 14!
    Location: Upstairs
   10:15 AM  -  10:45 AM Book Babies  
    Contact: Shaler North Hills Library   412-486-0211   shaleryouthservices@gmail.com
   

Book Babies - Lively songs, rhymes and stories for children ages birth through 18 months, with a caregiver. Tuesdays: June 6 to August 15from 10:15 to 10:45am and 11:15 to 11:45am

    Location: Left Side Community Room
   10:15 AM  -  10:45 AM Ready for Reading! Kindergarten and First Grade Readiness!  
    Contact: Shaler Youth Services   412-486-0211   shaleryouthservices@gmail.com
    Ready for Reading! Kindergarten and First Grade Readiness! - SNHL can help young students walk into school with a real sense of confidence by reviewing some of the concepts they’ve already learned and maybe some new ones! We will review and introduce some important skills such as phonemic awareness, sound/letter correspondence, measuring and mapping, place value, listening skills, work habits and more! Please register. Tuesdays: June 6 through August 16 at 10:15am or Wednesdays, June 7 through August 17 at 6:30pm
    Location: Reading Readiness Room (formerly Grow a Reader Room)
   11:15 AM  -  11:45 AM Book Babies  
    Contact: Shaler North Hills Library   412-486-0211   shaleryouthservices@gmail.com
   

Book Babies - Lively songs, rhymes and stories for children ages birth through 18 months, with a caregiver. Tuesdays: June 6 to August 15 from 10:15 to 10:45am and 11:15 to 11:45am

    Location: Community Room
   11:15 AM  -  11:45 AM Ready for Math! Kindergarten and First Grade Readiness!  
    Contact: Shaler Youth Services   412-486-0211   shaleryouthservices@gmail.com
    Ready for Math! Kindergarten and First Grade Readiness! - We’ll review and introduce important math concepts such as measuring and place value, addition and subtraction! Please register. Tuesdays: June 6 through August 16 at 11:15am or Wednesdays, June 7 through August 17 at 7:10pm
    Location: Reading Readiness Room (formerly Grow a Reader Room)
   1:00 PM  -  4:00 PM SNHL Card Club  
   

If you like to play card games with adults, call the library at 412-486-0211 to join in this social activity. Meet new friends, hone your card-playing skills and learn new card games!

    Location: Quiet Study
   2:00 PM  -  3:00 PM Home Grown Book Group  
    Location: conference room
   4:30 PM  -  6:00 PM Teens Build a Better World  
    Contact: Alexis Jabour   412=486-0211   jaboural@gmail.com
   

Hang out, eat snacks, and learn something useful to make the world (or your life) a little better. Topics will include: cooking, podcasting, Youtubing, sewing, relaxation/meditation, being a responsible citizen, and more!

Location: Community 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: – Every Tuesday evening is 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, except for special events. Tuesdays: June 6 through August 15 at 6:30pm. Please note, EVERY Tuesday night there is something fun for families! Please check Special Events sections for those!
    Location: Left Side Community Room
   7:00 PM  -  7:45 PM Page Turners Book Group  
    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.  

    Location: conference room

Wednesday July 12, 2017
   10:00 AM  -  10:45 AM Kids Music Camp! Rock that Recorder!  
    Contact: Shaler Youth Services   412-486-0211   shaleryouthservices@gmail.com
    Learn to make some beautiful music with Sewickley Academy's musical gal, Mishon Levine! Recorder will be provided! Attendance at all sessions and the concert performance is necessary, that way you won't miss a beat! For those entering grades 1 through 4 in the fall of 2017. Space is limited! Sign up today! Monday - Friday: July 10 through the 14 from 10:00 - 10:45AM with CONCERT PERFORMANCE at 7:00PM on Friday, July 14!
    Location: Upstairs
   10:00 AM  -  12:00 PM Eckhart Tolle Book Discussion  
   

~~New members are welcome!
Join us as we read, discuss and meditate on his works.


Eckhart Tolle is emerging as one of today’s most inspiring teachers.  Currently reading: A New Earth: Awakening to Your Life's Purpose

    Location: conference room
   10:15 AM Encounters with Nature  
    Contact: Shaler Youth Services   412-486-0211   shaleryouthservices@gmail.com
    Encounters with Nature - Explore the wonders of nature and create projects to enjoy. We’ll have guest speakers and guest creatures! For those entering grades 1-6. Wednesdays June 7 -August 16 at 10:15am
    Location: Juvenile Fiction Room
   10:15 AM  -  10:45 AM Toddler Fun  
    Contact: Shaler North Hills Library   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 11 - May 24 from 10:15 to 10:45am and 11:15 to 11:45am

    Location: Left Side Community Room
   11:15 AM  -  11:45 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 11 - May 24 from 10:15 to 10:45am and 11:15 to 11:45am

    Location: Left Side Community Room
   12:15 PM  -  1:00 PM Super Structures of the Past, Present and Future Lunch Bunch  
    Contact: Shaler Youth Services   412-486-0211   shaleryouthservices@gmail.com
   

Super Structures of the Past, Present and Future Lunch Bunch– Bring your engineering creativity to explore and build amazing towers, bridges and more! Bring your lunch, too and we’ll provide the lemonade! For those entering grades 4-6. Wednesdays: June 7 – August 16 at 12:15pm

    Location: Community Room
   1:15 PM  -  2:00 PM LEGO Free Build!  
    Contact: Shaler Youth Services   412-486-0211   shaleryouthservices@gmail.com
   

The chance to build whatever your beautiful brain can imagine! Or give a try at building a LEGO model of where you live! Or go to school! Or your favorite place in the whole wide world! Wednesdays: June 7 – August 16 from 1:15 to 2:00.

    Location: Juvenile Fiction Room
   2:00 PM  -  3:00 PM Knit & Crochet by the Books!  
    Location: Downstairs
   2:00 PM  -  5:00 PM Acrylic Painting with James Guenther  
   

Contact James Guentner 412-486-7516, for details about supplies and fees.

    Location: Quiet Study
   6:00 PM  -  8:00 PM Pre-algebra camp  
    Location: Community Room
   6:15 PM  -  8:00 PM Readings in Alternative Everything - Facilitated by Richard Kajuth, Eds, DD  
   

~~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?


If you are enticed by such areas of inquiry, you may be interested in joining our newest reader’s group featuring Readings in Alternative Everything . . . Authors such as Deepak Chopra, Greg Braden, Eckhart Tolle, Graham Hancock, Zecharia Sitchin, and many more are representative names of the types of works the group will consider in the months to come. If titles like the Lost Knowledge of the Ancients, Forbidden Archeology, Mind Over Medicine, and The Afterlife Experiments exhibit language that make you want to peek between the covers, you may want to join in the company of others of like mind!


The group will entertain such engaging themes and follow a protocol for discussion that will stir and elicit conversation about content that each reader gleans from their reading. Since this is a book “study” group, discussion will focus on the central themes of each book for at least two to three monthly sessions, the maximum time allowable for books to be checked out of the system. The goal of the group is not to see how many books we can get through, but to see how much of each book gets through to us!

The book study is being facilitated by Richard Kajuth, EdS, DD. Richard is a former educational consultant, now retired from the Ohio Department of Education. As an avocation, he has been a life long 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.

    Location: Quiet Study
   6:30 PM  -  7:00 PM Ready for Reading! Kindergarten and First Grade Readiness!  
    Contact: Shaler Youth Services   412-486-0211   shaleryouthservices@gmail.com
    Ready for Reading! Kindergarten and First Grade Readiness! - SNHL can help young students walk into school with a real sense of confidence by reviewing some of the concepts they’ve already learned and maybe some new ones! We will review and introduce some important skills such as phonemic awareness, sound/letter correspondence, measuring and mapping, place value, listening skills, work habits and more! Please register. Tuesdays: June 6 through August 16 at 10:15am or Wednesdays, June 7 through August 17 at 6:30pm
    Location: Reading Readiness Room (formerly Grow a Reader Room)
   6:30 PM  -  8:00 PM Wednesday Wiggles  
    Location: Juvenile Fiction Room
   7:10 PM  -  7:40 PM Ready for Math! Kindergarten and First Grade Readiness!  
    Contact: Shaler Youth Services   412-486-0211   shaleryouthservices@gmail.com
    Ready for Math! Kindergarten and First Grade Readiness! We’ll review and introduce important math concepts such as measuring and place value, addition and subtraction! Please register. Tuesdays: June 6 through August 16 at 11:15am or Wednesdays, June 7 through August 17 at 7:10pm
    Location: Reading Readiness Room (formerly Grow a Reader Room)

Thursday July 13, 2017
   10:00 AM  -  10:45 AM Kids Music Camp! Rock that Recorder!  
    Contact: Shaler Youth Services   412-486-0211   shaleryouthservices@gmail.com
    Learn to make some beautiful music with Sewickley Academy's musical gal, Mishon Levine! Recorder will be provided! Attendance at all sessions and the concert performance is necessary, that way you won't miss a beat! For those entering grades 1 through 4 in the fall of 2017. Space is limited! Sign up today! Monday - Friday: July 10 through the 14 from 10:00 - 10:45AM with CONCERT PERFORMANCE at 7:00PM on Friday, July 14!
    Location: Upstairs
   10:00 AM  -  12:00 PM NEW! Getting Started with Watercolors Class with Elaine Bergstrom  
   

Do you love the softness of watercolors but do not know where to begin or need a refresher? Start with color mixing and palette arranging . Determine which materials  and colors to use and how. Learn about graded washes, textures, wet on wet and dry brush techniques. Begin your journey with watercolors this summer!  This 6-week class will run from June 29 through August 3. Total cost for the class is $75. Minimum of 5 students

    Location: Quiet Study
   10:15 AM  -  10:55 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: Upstairs
   2:00 PM  -  3:00 PM Etna Summer Fun at the Etna Pool!  
    Contact: Shaler Youth Services   412-486-0211   shaleryouthservices@gmail.com
    Etna Summer Fun at the Etna Pool! - We’ll see you at the Etna Pool, every week! Free books! Prizes! Turn in your Summer Reading Tickets for the weekly prizes! Games and crafts! Stories! Strangeness! No registration necessary! See you at the pool! Thursdays: June 8 through August 17 at 2:00pm
    Location: Etna Pool
   4:00 PM  -  7:00 PM Mission Mahi Food Truck  
   

Tasty fish tacos are on their way to Shaler North Hills Library, thanks to the Mission Mahi food truck and its amazing mission!  Mission Mahi’s superb Mahi tacos come in a variety of delicious flavors, like the Buffalo, the Yinzer, and so many more!

The Mission Mahi food truck will be parked in the front parking lot...you can’t miss it! For a taste sensation like no other, it’s got to be Mission Mahi!
 A portion of the sales benefit Shaler North Hills Library.

Location:  Front Parking Lot

    Location: front parking lot
   6:00 PM  -  8:00 PM Pre-algebra camp  
    Location: Community Room
   7:00 PM LEGO WEDO Robotics for Beginners  
    Contact: Shaler Youth Services   412-486-0211   shaleryouthservices@gmail.com
    LEGO WEDO Robotics for Beginners – If you haven’t completed the first 12 models using robotics and LEGOS, this class is for you! Learn about simple machines and make a new project each time. Then use basic computer programming to make your model move! Please register on the Friday of the previous week for each class, as registration is limited. For those entering grades 1-6. Thursdays: June 15, 29 July 13, 27 August 10, 24 at 7:00pm
    Location: Quiet Study
   7:00 PM  -  8:30 PM Teen Lego Night  
    Contact: Alexis Jabour   412-486-0211   jaboural@gmail.com
   

Free build, compete in timed challenges, build themed creations! Snacks and legos provided! Grades 7 and up.

Location: Teen Room and Yates Room

   7:00 PM  -  9:00 PM Art and Inspiration International with William Rock  
   

http://artandinspiration.podbean.com/

Check out the podcast interviews of the special guests who have appeared at Art and Inspiration with Willilam Rock over the years.  They are inspiring.
 

    Location: Downstairs

Friday July 14, 2017
     Crafty Friday & Saturday!  
    Contact: Shaler Youth Services   412-486-0211   shaleryouthservices@gmail.com
   8:45 AM  -  9:45 AM Tai Chi Style Movement with John Uddstrom  
    Location: Community Room
   10:00 AM  -  10:45 AM Kids Music Camp! Rock that Recorder!  
    Contact: Shaler Youth Services   412-486-0211   shaleryouthservices@gmail.com
    Learn to make some beautiful music with Sewickley Academy's musical gal, Mishon Levine! Recorder will be provided! Attendance at all sessions and the concert performance is necessary, that way you won't miss a beat! For those entering grades 1 through 4 in the fall of 2017. Space is limited! Sign up today! Monday - Friday: July 10 through the 14 from 10:00 - 10:45AM with CONCERT PERFORMANCE at 7:00PM on Friday, July 14!
    Location: Upstairs
   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: June 9th - August 18th and September 15th - December 15th at 10:15.

    Location: Left Side Community Room
   11:00 AM  -  11:30 AM Preschool Parachute  
    Contact: Shaler Youth Services   412-486-0211   shaleryouthservices@gmail.com
   

Parachuting for the Preschool crowd! Thirty activity filled minutes that include music, creative movement, teamwork, and fun! All with one colorful parachute. Fridays: June 9-August 18 at 11:00am.

    Location: Community Room
   11:00 AM  -  11:30 AM Reserve Reads!  
    Contact: Shaler Youth Services   412-486-0211   shaleryouthservices@gmail.com
    NOW TWICE A WEEK! Reserve Reads! - Live in Reserve? Live near Reserve? Bop on over to Saint Aloysius Church (3616 Mt Troy Road) for Summer Reading fun! Stories, crafts and prizes, too! The program will immediately be followed by the free summer lunch service! Hooray! No registration necessary. Mondays and Fridays: The weeks of June 12 through August 14 from 11:00 – 11:30am
    Location: St. Aloyisus Church
   12:00 PM  -  3:00 PM Quilt Group  
   

Hang out with other quilters, share ideas and have a great time!

    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
   

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 without a caregiver. We are grateful to Ed and Mark's Shop N Sace (www.edandmarks.com) for their continued sponsorship of this program. Please register. Fridays: June 9 - August 18 at 12:15pm.

    Location: Left Side Community Room
   7:00 PM  -  8:00 PM A Little Night Music!  
    Contact: Shaler Youth Services   412-486-0211   shaleryouthservices@gmail.com
    Students have been making beautiful music! Now is your chance to hear them live! Refreshments will be served and you will get a chance to make a little music with them, too! All ages Friday, July 14 at 7:00pm
    Location: Community Room

Saturday July 15, 2017
     Crafty Friday & Saturday!  
    Contact: Shaler Youth Services   412-486-0211   shaleryouthservices@gmail.com
   9:00 AM  -  11:00 AM German Group  
   10:00 AM  -  11:30 AM Saturday Family Block Parties  
    Contact: Shaler Youth Services   412-486-0211   shaleryouthservices@gmail.com
    Saturday 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. Saturdays: June 3 through September 2 from 10:00am to 11:30am
    Location: Picture Book Room
   10:15 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 the program. Saturdays: June 17, July 15, August 19 at 10:15am
    Location: Reading Readiness Room (formerly Grow a Reader Room)
   11:00 AM  -  12:00 PM Build a Better World Tween Edition  
    Contact: Shaler Youth Services   412-486-0211   shaleryouthservices@gmail.com
   

Learn about a place in the world where people are building and creating and transforming their communities and we’ll do a craft related to that! For those entering grades 4-6.  Saturdays: June 17, July 15 and August 19 at 11:00am

    Location: Young Adult Room
   7:00 PM  -  9:00 PM SNHL Trivia Night!  
    Location: Community Room

Sunday July 16, 2017
   7:00 PM  -  9:00 PM Build a Better Sundae for Teens  
    Contact: Kara Falck   412-486-0211   falckk@einetwork.net
   

Celebrate National Ice Cream Day by designing the best sundae ever! We’ll provide the ice cream and toppings, while you provide the creativity. Chill out with a movie while you eat, and build a better world by spreading random notes of kindness around the library afterwards! Grades 7 and up.

Location: Community Room


Monday July 17, 2017
   8:45 AM  -  9:45 AM Tai Chi Style Movement with John Uddstrom  
    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: June 5 through August 14 at 10:15 and 11:15am

    Location: Community Room
   11:00 AM  -  11:30 AM Reserve Reads!  
    Contact: Shaler Youth Services   412-486-0211   shaleryouthservices@gmail.com
    NOW TWICE A WEEK! Reserve Reads! - Live in Reserve? Live near Reserve? Bop on over to Saint Aloysius Church (3616 Mt Troy Road) for Summer Reading fun! Stories, crafts and prizes, too! The program will immediately be followed by the free summer lunch service! Hooray! No registration necessary. Mondays and Fridays: The weeks of June 12 through August 14 from 11:00 – 11:30am
    Location: St. Aloyisus Church
   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: June 5 through August 14 at 10:15 and 11:15am

    Location: Community Room
   12:15 PM  -  1:00 PM Magic School Bus Lunch Bunch!  
    Contact: Shaler Youth Services   412-486-0211   shaleryouthservices@gmail.com
   

We will join Friz and the rest of the classroom to explore something new each week to build up our beautiful brains! Bring your imagination, curiosity and your lunch! We will provide the drink! Mondays: June 5 – August 14 from 12:15 to 1:00.  K-3rd

    Location: Left Side Community Room
   2:00 PM  -  3:30 PM Monday Movie Matinees  
    Contact: Shaler Youth Services   412-486-0211   shaleryouthservices@gmail.com
   

Monday Movie Matinees - Every Monday, at the Library, bring a pillow and watch a movie on our big screen! Bring a snack or enjoy our popcorn! No registration necessary. Monday: June 5: Moana (PG) Monday, June 12: Trolls (PG) Monday, June 19: A Dog’s Purpose (PG) Monday, June 26: DOUBLE FEATURE Despicable Me 1 and 2 (PG) Monday, July 3: Disneynature: Bears (G) Monday, July 10: Walt Disney Animation Studios Short Films Collection (NR) Monday, July 17: Inside Out (PG) Monday, July 24: Arthur: Brothers and Sisters (G) Monday, July 31: Home (PG) Monday, August 7: The LEGO Batman Movie (PG) Monday, August 14: Kung Fu Panda 3 (PG) Monday, August 21: The Nut Job (PG)

    Location: Community Room
   6:30 PM  -  7:15 PM Book Babies at Night  
   7:00 PM  -  8:00 PM Walk Bike Shaler  
    Contact: Chris Chirdon   412-608-8684   chirdon@pitt.edu
    Location: Quiet Study

Tuesday July 18, 2017
   10:15 AM  -  10:45 AM Book Babies  
    Contact: Shaler North Hills Library   412-486-0211   shaleryouthservices@gmail.com
   

Book Babies - Lively songs, rhymes and stories for children ages birth through 18 months, with a caregiver. Tuesdays: June 6 to August 15from 10:15 to 10:45am and 11:15 to 11:45am

    Location: Left Side Community Room
   10:15 AM  -  10:45 AM Ready for Reading! Kindergarten and First Grade Readiness!  
    Contact: Shaler Youth Services   412-486-0211   shaleryouthservices@gmail.com
    Ready for Reading! Kindergarten and First Grade Readiness! - SNHL can help young students walk into school with a real sense of confidence by reviewing some of the concepts they’ve already learned and maybe some new ones! We will review and introduce some important skills such as phonemic awareness, sound/letter correspondence, measuring and mapping, place value, listening skills, work habits and more! Please register. Tuesdays: June 6 through August 16 at 10:15am or Wednesdays, June 7 through August 17 at 6:30pm
    Location: Reading Readiness Room (formerly Grow a Reader Room)
   11:15 AM  -  11:45 AM Book Babies  
    Contact: Shaler North Hills Library   412-486-0211   shaleryouthservices@gmail.com
   

Book Babies - Lively songs, rhymes and stories for children ages birth through 18 months, with a caregiver. Tuesdays: June 6 to August 15 from 10:15 to 10:45am and 11:15 to 11:45am

    Location: Community Room
   11:15 AM  -  11:45 AM Ready for Math! Kindergarten and First Grade Readiness!  
    Contact: Shaler Youth Services   412-486-0211   shaleryouthservices@gmail.com
    Ready for Math! Kindergarten and First Grade Readiness! - We’ll review and introduce important math concepts such as measuring and place value, addition and subtraction! Please register. Tuesdays: June 6 through August 16 at 11:15am or Wednesdays, June 7 through August 17 at 7:10pm
    Location: Reading Readiness Room (formerly Grow a Reader Room)
   1:30 PM  -  3:30 PM The Trip Is On Us!  
    Location: Right Side Community Room
   2:00 PM  -  6:00 PM AARP Smart Driver Course  
    Location: Left Side Community Room
   4:30 PM  -  6:00 PM Teens Build a Better World  
    Contact: Alexis Jabour   412=486-0211   jaboural@gmail.com
   

Hang out, eat snacks, and learn something useful to make the world (or your life) a little better. Topics will include: cooking, podcasting, Youtubing, sewing, relaxation/meditation, being a responsible citizen, and more!

Location: Teen Room, Yates Room

   5:30 PM  -  8:30 PM SNHL Card Club  
   

If you like to play card games with adults, call the library at 412-486-0211 to join in this social activity. Meet new friends, hone your card-playing skills and learn new card games!

    Location: Downstairs
   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: – Every Tuesday evening is 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, except for special events. Tuesdays: June 6 through August 15 at 6:30pm. Please note, EVERY Tuesday night there is something fun for families! Please check Special Events sections for those!
    Location: Left Side Community Room
   7:00 PM  -  7:45 PM Page Turners Book Group  
    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.  

    Location: conference room

Wednesday July 19, 2017
   10:00 AM  -  12:00 PM Eckhart Tolle Book Discussion  
   

~~New members are welcome!
Join us as we read, discuss and meditate on his works.


Eckhart Tolle is emerging as one of today’s most inspiring teachers.  Currently reading: A New Earth: Awakening to Your Life's Purpose

    Location: conference room
   10:15 AM Encounters with Nature  
    Contact: Shaler Youth Services   412-486-0211   shaleryouthservices@gmail.com
    Encounters with Nature - Explore the wonders of nature and create projects to enjoy. We’ll have guest speakers and guest creatures! For those entering grades 1-6. Wednesdays June 7 -August 16 at 10:15am
    Location: Juvenile Fiction Room
   10:15 AM  -  10:45 AM Toddler Fun  
    Contact: Shaler North Hills Library   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 11 - May 24 from 10:15 to 10:45am and 11:15 to 11:45am

    Location: Left Side Community Room
   11:15 AM  -  11:45 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 11 - May 24 from 10:15 to 10:45am and 11:15 to 11:45am

    Location: Left Side Community Room
   12:15 PM  -  1:00 PM Super Structures of the Past, Present and Future Lunch Bunch  
    Contact: Shaler Youth Services   412-486-0211   shaleryouthservices@gmail.com
   

Super Structures of the Past, Present and Future Lunch Bunch– Bring your engineering creativity to explore and build amazing towers, bridges and more! Bring your lunch, too and we’ll provide the lemonade! For those entering grades 4-6. Wednesdays: June 7 – August 16 at 12:15pm

    Location: Community Room
   1:15 PM  -  2:00 PM LEGO Free Build!  
    Contact: Shaler Youth Services   412-486-0211   shaleryouthservices@gmail.com
   

The chance to build whatever your beautiful brain can imagine! Or give a try at building a LEGO model of where you live! Or go to school! Or your favorite place in the whole wide world! Wednesdays: June 7 – August 16 from 1:15 to 2:00.

    Location: Juvenile Fiction Room
   2:00 PM  -  3:00 PM Knit & Crochet by the Books!  
    Location: Downstairs
   2:00 PM  -  5:00 PM Acrylic Painting with James Guenther  
   

Contact James Guentner 412-486-7516, for details about supplies and fees.

    Location: Left Side Community Room
   6:00 PM  -  8:00 PM Pool Party!  
    Contact: Shaler Youth Services   412-486-0211   shaleryouthservices@gmail.com
    Pool Party - A FREE night of swimming at the Crawford Pool at Kiwanis Park! Don’t miss the biggest splash of the summer! All ages. Please register. Wednesday, July 19 from 6:00 – 8:00pm, Rain Date: Wednesday, July 26 from 6:00 – 8:00pm
    Location: Crawford Pool at Kiwanis Park
   6:30 PM  -  7:00 PM Ready for Reading! Kindergarten and First Grade Readiness!  
    Contact: Shaler Youth Services   412-486-0211   shaleryouthservices@gmail.com
    Ready for Reading! Kindergarten and First Grade Readiness! - SNHL can help young students walk into school with a real sense of confidence by reviewing some of the concepts they’ve already learned and maybe some new ones! We will review and introduce some important skills such as phonemic awareness, sound/letter correspondence, measuring and mapping, place value, listening skills, work habits and more! Please register. Tuesdays: June 6 through August 16 at 10:15am or Wednesdays, June 7 through August 17 at 6:30pm
    Location: Reading Readiness Room (formerly Grow a Reader Room)
   6:30 PM  -  8:00 PM Food for Thought Book Group  
    Location: Left Side Community Room
   7:10 PM  -  7:40 PM Ready for Math! Kindergarten and First Grade Readiness!  
    Contact: Shaler Youth Services   412-486-0211   shaleryouthservices@gmail.com
    Ready for Math! Kindergarten and First Grade Readiness! We’ll review and introduce important math concepts such as measuring and place value, addition and subtraction! Please register. Tuesdays: June 6 through August 16 at 11:15am or Wednesdays, June 7 through August 17 at 7:10pm
    Location: Reading Readiness Room (formerly Grow a Reader Room)

Thursday July 20, 2017
   9:00 AM  -  11:00 AM Adult Services Department Meeting  
    Location: conference room
   10:00 AM  -  12:00 PM NEW! Getting Started with Watercolors Class with Elaine Bergstrom  
   

Do you love the softness of watercolors but do not know where to begin or need a refresher? Start with color mixing and palette arranging . Determine which materials  and colors to use and how. Learn about graded washes, textures, wet on wet and dry brush techniques. Begin your journey with watercolors this summer!  This 6-week class will run from June 29 through August 3. Total cost for the class is $75. Minimum of 5 students

    Location: Quiet Study
   10:15 AM  -  10:55 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: Upstairs
   12:15 PM  -  1:15 PM Music Munchies  
    Contact: Shaler Youth Services   412-486-0211   shaleryouthservices@gmail.com
   

Music Munchies - Come and explore how to make music with your voice, instruments and digital devices! Bring your lunch and we’ll provide the lemonade. For those entering grades K-3. Please register. Thursdays: June 8, 15, 22, and 29, July 20 and 27, August 3 and 10 at 12:15pm

    Location: Left Side Community Room
   2:00 PM  -  3:00 PM Etna Summer Fun at the Etna Pool!  
    Contact: Shaler Youth Services   412-486-0211   shaleryouthservices@gmail.com
    Etna Summer Fun at the Etna Pool! - We’ll see you at the Etna Pool, every week! Free books! Prizes! Turn in your Summer Reading Tickets for the weekly prizes! Games and crafts! Stories! Strangeness! No registration necessary! See you at the pool! Thursdays: June 8 through August 17 at 2:00pm
    Location: Etna Pool
   2:00 PM  -  4:00 PM North Hills Genealogists Writing Group  
    Location: Yates Room
   2:00 PM  -  6:00 PM AARP Smart Driver Course  
    Location: Left Side Community Room
   2:30 PM  -  4:00 PM Afternoon Mystery Book Group  
    Location: Right Side Community Room
   5:30 PM  -  6:30 PM Teen Anime Club  
    Contact: Alexis Jabour     
   


Anime Club - Let’s talk about anime! We’ll have a selection of anime to choose from for watching . Meet up with fellow anime fans and talk about your favorite show, cosplaying, fanfiction, and anime events around Pittsburgh.

Location: Yates Room
 

   7:00 PM LEGO Robotics for Experts  
    Contact: Shaler Youth Services   412-486-0211   shaleryouthservices@gmail.com
    LEGO Robotics for Experts - Register each week for this advanced class using LEGOS! If you have already done the Beginners set of projects, this is for you! Please register the Friday of the previous week for each class, as registration is limited. For those entering grades 1 – 6. Thursdays: June 22 July 6, and 20 August 3, 17 and 31 at 7:00pm
    Location: Quiet Study
   7:00 PM  -  8:30 PM Golden Age of Radio with John Eld  
    Location: Community Room
   7:00 PM  -  8:30 PM Teen Lego Night  
    Contact: Alexis Jabour   412-486-0211   jaboural@gmail.com
   

Free build, compete in timed challenges, build themed creations! Snacks and legos provided! Grades 7 and up.

Location: Yates Room and Teen Room

   7:00 PM  -  9:00 PM Art and Inspiration International with William Rock  
   

http://artandinspiration.podbean.com/

Check out the podcast interviews of the special guests who have appeared at Art and Inspiration with Willilam Rock over the years.  They are inspiring.
 

    Location: Downstairs

Friday July 21, 2017
     Crafty Friday & Saturday!  
    Contact: Shaler Youth Services   412-486-0211   shaleryouthservices@gmail.com
   8:45 AM  -  9:45 AM Tai Chi Style Movement with John Uddstrom  
    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: June 9th - August 18th and September 15th - December 15th at 10:15.

    Location: Left Side Community Room
   11:00 AM  -  11:30 AM Preschool Parachute  
    Contact: Shaler Youth Services   412-486-0211   shaleryouthservices@gmail.com
   

Parachuting for the Preschool crowd! Thirty activity filled minutes that include music, creative movement, teamwork, and fun! All with one colorful parachute. Fridays: June 9-August 18 at 11:00am.

    Location: Community Room
   11:00 AM  -  11:30 AM Reserve Reads!  
    Contact: Shaler Youth Services   412-486-0211   shaleryouthservices@gmail.com
    NOW TWICE A WEEK! Reserve Reads! - Live in Reserve? Live near Reserve? Bop on over to Saint Aloysius Church (3616 Mt Troy Road) for Summer Reading fun! Stories, crafts and prizes, too! The program will immediately be followed by the free summer lunch service! Hooray! No registration necessary. Mondays and Fridays: The weeks of June 12 through August 14 from 11:00 – 11:30am
    Location: St. Aloyisus Church
   12:00 PM  -  3:00 PM Quilt Group  
   

Hang out with other quilters, share ideas and have a great time!

    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
   

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 without a caregiver. We are grateful to Ed and Mark's Shop N Sace (www.edandmarks.com) for their continued sponsorship of this program. Please register. Fridays: June 9 - August 18 at 12:15pm.

    Location: Left Side Community Room
   2:00 PM  -  3:00 PM 7th Annual Egg Drop Day!  
    Contact: Shaler Youth Services   412-486-0211   shaleryouthservices@gmail.com
   

7th Annual Egg Drop Day! - Let’s see if your egg can survive a toss out of our second floor window! Bring a raw egg and your sense of adventure! Please register. Friday, July 21 at 2:00pm

    Location: Community Room
   4:30 PM  -  5:30 PM Teen Kpop Dance  
   

Learn the choreography to your favorite (or new favorite) Korean pop songs. No dance experience required!

Location: Community Room


Saturday July 22, 2017
     Crafty Friday & Saturday!  
    Contact: Shaler Youth Services   412-486-0211   shaleryouthservices@gmail.com
   10:00 AM  -  11:30 AM Saturday Family Block Parties  
    Contact: Shaler Youth Services   412-486-0211   shaleryouthservices@gmail.com
    Saturday 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. Saturdays: June 3 through September 2 from 10:00am to 11:30am
    Location: Picture Book Room
   11:00 AM  -  11:45 AM Fun Foods for Kids  
    Contact: Shaler Youth Services   412-486-0211   shaleryouthservices@gmail.com
   

Fun Foods for Kids – Do you like cooking in the kitchen and making yummy food? We’ll learn the basics of cooking along with preparing yummy treats based on a different theme each class. For those entering grades K-3. Saturdays: June 3, July 22 and August 12 11:00am

    Location: Community Room
   12:30 PM  -  1:30 PM Fun Foods for Kids  
    Contact: Shaler Youth Services   412-486-0211   shaleryouthservices@gmail.com
    Fun Foods for Kids – Do you like cooking in the kitchen and making yummy food? We’ll learn the basics of cooking along with preparing yummy treats based on a different theme each class. For those entering grades 4-6. Please register. Saturdays: June 3, July 22 and August 12 at 12:30pm
    Location: Community Room
   7:00 PM  -  9:00 PM Teen Escape Room  
    Contact: Teen Services   412-486-0211   jaboural@gmail.com
   

You’re locked in the library and have ONE HOUR to escape! Solve the clues and puzzles hidden around the library to ESCAPE before time runs out! Grades 7 and up.

Location: Whole Library


Monday July 24, 2017
   8:45 AM  -  9:45 AM Tai Chi Style Movement with John Uddstrom  
    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: June 5 through August 14 at 10:15 and 11:15am

    Location: Community Room
   11:00 AM  -  11:30 AM Reserve Reads!  
    Contact: Shaler Youth Services   412-486-0211   shaleryouthservices@gmail.com
    NOW TWICE A WEEK! Reserve Reads! - Live in Reserve? Live near Reserve? Bop on over to Saint Aloysius Church (3616 Mt Troy Road) for Summer Reading fun! Stories, crafts and prizes, too! The program will immediately be followed by the free summer lunch service! Hooray! No registration necessary. Mondays and Fridays: The weeks of June 12 through August 14 from 11:00 – 11:30am
    Location: St. Aloyisus Church
   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: June 5 through August 14 at 10:15 and 11:15am

    Location: Community Room
   12:15 PM  -  1:00 PM Magic School Bus Lunch Bunch!  
    Contact: Shaler Youth Services   412-486-0211   shaleryouthservices@gmail.com
   

We will join Friz and the rest of the classroom to explore something new each week to build up our beautiful brains! Bring your imagination, curiosity and your lunch! We will provide the drink! Mondays: June 5 – August 14 from 12:15 to 1:00.  K-3rd

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

Do you have some light-hearted stories from your life you'd like to write about and share with others? This writing group meets the second and fourth Monday of each month. Come as often as you're able!

    Location: conference room
   2:00 PM  -  3:30 PM Monday Movie Matinees  
    Contact: Shaler Youth Services   412-486-0211   shaleryouthservices@gmail.com
   

Monday Movie Matinees - Every Monday, at the Library, bring a pillow and watch a movie on our big screen! Bring a snack or enjoy our popcorn! No registration necessary. Monday: June 5: Moana (PG) Monday, June 12: Trolls (PG) Monday, June 19: A Dog’s Purpose (PG) Monday, June 26: DOUBLE FEATURE Despicable Me 1 and 2 (PG) Monday, July 3: Disneynature: Bears (G) Monday, July 10: Walt Disney Animation Studios Short Films Collection (NR) Monday, July 17: Inside Out (PG) Monday, July 24: Arthur: Brothers and Sisters (G) Monday, July 31: Home (PG) Monday, August 7: The LEGO Batman Movie (PG) Monday, August 14: Kung Fu Panda 3 (PG) Monday, August 21: The Nut Job (PG)

    Location: Community Room
   5:00 PM  -  8:00 PM private use - Keystone Wellness  
    Location: Quiet Study
   6:30 PM  -  7:15 PM Book Babies at Night  

Tuesday July 25, 2017
   10:15 AM  -  10:45 AM Book Babies  
    Contact: Shaler North Hills Library   412-486-0211   shaleryouthservices@gmail.com
   

Book Babies - Lively songs, rhymes and stories for children ages birth through 18 months, with a caregiver. Tuesdays: June 6 to August 15from 10:15 to 10:45am and 11:15 to 11:45am

    Location: Left Side Community Room
   10:15 AM  -  10:45 AM Ready for Reading! Kindergarten and First Grade Readiness!  
    Contact: Shaler Youth Services   412-486-0211   shaleryouthservices@gmail.com
    Ready for Reading! Kindergarten and First Grade Readiness! - SNHL can help young students walk into school with a real sense of confidence by reviewing some of the concepts they’ve already learned and maybe some new ones! We will review and introduce some important skills such as phonemic awareness, sound/letter correspondence, measuring and mapping, place value, listening skills, work habits and more! Please register. Tuesdays: June 6 through August 16 at 10:15am or Wednesdays, June 7 through August 17 at 6:30pm
    Location: Reading Readiness Room (formerly Grow a Reader Room)
   11:15 AM  -  11:45 AM Book Babies  
    Contact: Shaler North Hills Library   412-486-0211   shaleryouthservices@gmail.com
   

Book Babies - Lively songs, rhymes and stories for children ages birth through 18 months, with a caregiver. Tuesdays: June 6 to August 15 from 10:15 to 10:45am and 11:15 to 11:45am

    Location: Community Room
   11:15 AM  -  11:45 AM Ready for Math! Kindergarten and First Grade Readiness!  
    Contact: Shaler Youth Services   412-486-0211   shaleryouthservices@gmail.com
    Ready for Math! Kindergarten and First Grade Readiness! - We’ll review and introduce important math concepts such as measuring and place value, addition and subtraction! Please register. Tuesdays: June 6 through August 16 at 11:15am or Wednesdays, June 7 through August 17 at 7:10pm
    Location: Reading Readiness Room (formerly Grow a Reader Room)
   1:00 PM  -  4:00 PM SNHL Card Club  
   

If you like to play card games with adults, call the library at 412-486-0211 to join in this social activity. Meet new friends, hone your card-playing skills and learn new card games!

    Location: Quiet Study
   2:00 PM  -  4:00 PM Nonfiction Book Group  
    Location: conference room
   4:30 PM  -  6:00 PM Teens Build a Better World  
    Contact: Alexis Jabour   412-486-0211   jaboural@gmail.com
   

Hang out, eat snacks, and learn something useful to make the world (or your life) a little better. Snacks provided!

Location: Teen Room, Yates Room

   6:30 PM Playdough Night (Back in Time)!  
    Contact: Shaler Youth Services   412-486-0211   shaleryouthservices@gmail.com
    Playdough Night (Back in Time)! – Celebrate the 75th with a twist on our playdough creativity! Make all kinds of creations from the past 75 years with your imagination and our dough! Tuesday, July 25 at 6:30pm
    Location: Upstairs
   7:00 PM  -  7:45 PM Page Turners Book Group  
    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.  

    Location: conference room
   7:00 PM  -  8:30 PM Game Nights  
    Contact: Shaler Youth Services   412-486-0211   shaleryouthservices@gmail.com
    Game Nights – Come show your skill or test your luck with board games, card games, strategy games, dexterity games… even some computer games. Something new every week plus some old standbys. For those entering grades 4-6. Tuesdays: June 6, 13 and 20, July 25 and August 1, 8, and 15 from 7:00 – 8:30pm
    Location: Upstairs
   7:00 PM  -  9:00 PM Shaler Garden Club - Backyard Birds  
    Location: Community Room

Wednesday July 26, 2017
   10:00 AM  -  12:00 PM Eckhart Tolle Book Discussion  
   

~~New members are welcome!
Join us as we read, discuss and meditate on his works.


Eckhart Tolle is emerging as one of today’s most inspiring teachers.  Currently reading: A New Earth: Awakening to Your Life's Purpose

    Location: conference room
   10:15 AM Encounters with Nature  
    Contact: Shaler Youth Services   412-486-0211   shaleryouthservices@gmail.com
    Encounters with Nature - Explore the wonders of nature and create projects to enjoy. We’ll have guest speakers and guest creatures! For those entering grades 1-6. Wednesdays June 7 -August 16 at 10:15am
    Location: Juvenile Fiction Room
   10:15 AM  -  10:45 AM Toddler Fun  
    Contact: Shaler North Hills Library   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 11 - May 24 from 10:15 to 10:45am and 11:15 to 11:45am

    Location: Left Side Community Room
   11:15 AM  -  11:45 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 11 - May 24 from 10:15 to 10:45am and 11:15 to 11:45am

    Location: Left Side Community Room
   12:15 PM  -  1:00 PM Super Structures of the Past, Present and Future Lunch Bunch  
    Contact: Shaler Youth Services   412-486-0211   shaleryouthservices@gmail.com
   

Super Structures of the Past, Present and Future Lunch Bunch– Bring your engineering creativity to explore and build amazing towers, bridges and more! Bring your lunch, too and we’ll provide the lemonade! For those entering grades 4-6. Wednesdays: June 7 – August 16 at 12:15pm

    Location: Community Room
   1:15 PM  -  2:00 PM LEGO Free Build!  
    Contact: Shaler Youth Services   412-486-0211   shaleryouthservices@gmail.com
   

The chance to build whatever your beautiful brain can imagine! Or give a try at building a LEGO model of where you live! Or go to school! Or your favorite place in the whole wide world! Wednesdays: June 7 – August 16 from 1:15 to 2:00.

    Location: Juvenile Fiction Room
   2:00 PM  -  3:00 PM Knit & Crochet by the Books!  
    Location: Downstairs
   2:00 PM  -  5:00 PM Acrylic Painting with James Guenther  
   

Contact James Guentner 412-486-7516, for details about supplies and fees.

    Location: Left Side Community Room
   6:00 PM  -  8:00 PM Pool Party!  
    Contact: Shaler Youth Services   412-486-0211   shaleryouthservices@gmail.com
   

Pool Party - A FREE night of swimming at the Crawford Pool at Kiwanis Park! Don’t miss the biggest splash of the summer! All ages. Please register. Wednesday, July 19 from 6:00 – 8:00pm, Rain Date: Wednesday, July 26 from 6:00 – 8:00pm

    Location: Crawford Pool at Kiwanis Park
   6:30 PM  -  7:00 PM Ready for Reading! Kindergarten and First Grade Readiness!  
    Contact: Shaler Youth Services   412-486-0211   shaleryouthservices@gmail.com
    Ready for Reading! Kindergarten and First Grade Readiness! - SNHL can help young students walk into school with a real sense of confidence by reviewing some of the concepts they’ve already learned and maybe some new ones! We will review and introduce some important skills such as phonemic awareness, sound/letter correspondence, measuring and mapping, place value, listening skills, work habits and more! Please register. Tuesdays: June 6 through August 16 at 10:15am or Wednesdays, June 7 through August 17 at 6:30pm
    Location: Reading Readiness Room (formerly Grow a Reader Room)
   6:30 PM  -  8:00 PM Wednesday Wiggles  
   7:10 PM  -  7:40 PM Ready for Math! Kindergarten and First Grade Readiness!  
    Contact: Shaler Youth Services   412-486-0211   shaleryouthservices@gmail.com
    Ready for Math! Kindergarten and First Grade Readiness! We’ll review and introduce important math concepts such as measuring and place value, addition and subtraction! Please register. Tuesdays: June 6 through August 16 at 11:15am or Wednesdays, June 7 through August 17 at 7:10pm
    Location: Reading Readiness Room (formerly Grow a Reader Room)

Thursday July 27, 2017
   10:00 AM  -  12:00 PM NEW! Getting Started with Watercolors Class with Elaine Bergstrom  
   

Do you love the softness of watercolors but do not know where to begin or need a refresher? Start with color mixing and palette arranging . Determine which materials  and colors to use and how. Learn about graded washes, textures, wet on wet and dry brush techniques. Begin your journey with watercolors this summer!  This 6-week class will run from June 29 through August 3. Total cost for the class is $75. Minimum of 5 students

    Location: Quiet Study
   10:15 AM  -  10:55 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: Upstairs
   12:15 PM  -  1:15 PM Music Munchies  
    Contact: Shaler Youth Services   412-486-0211   shaleryouthservices@gmail.com
   

Music Munchies - Come and explore how to make music with your voice, instruments and digital devices! Bring your lunch and we’ll provide the lemonade. For those entering grades K-3. Please register. Thursdays: June 8, 15, 22, and 29, July 20 and 27, August 3 and 10 at 12:15pm

    Location: Left Side Community Room
   2:00 PM  -  3:00 PM Choose kindness collage  
    Location: Downstairs
   2:00 PM  -  3:00 PM Etna Summer Fun at the Etna Pool!  
    Contact: Shaler Youth Services   412-486-0211   shaleryouthservices@gmail.com
    Etna Summer Fun at the Etna Pool! - We’ll see you at the Etna Pool, every week! Free books! Prizes! Turn in your Summer Reading Tickets for the weekly prizes! Games and crafts! Stories! Strangeness! No registration necessary! See you at the pool! Thursdays: June 8 through August 17 at 2:00pm
    Location: Etna Pool
   6:00 PM  -  8:00 PM UPMC for Life  
    Location: conference room
   7:00 PM LEGO WEDO Robotics for Beginners  
    Contact: Shaler Youth Services   412-486-0211   shaleryouthservices@gmail.com
    LEGO WEDO Robotics for Beginners – If you haven’t completed the first 12 models using robotics and LEGOS, this class is for you! Learn about simple machines and make a new project each time. Then use basic computer programming to make your model move! Please register on the Friday of the previous week for each class, as registration is limited. For those entering grades 1-6. Thursdays: June 15, 29 July 13, 27 August 10, 24 at 7:00pm
    Location: Quiet Study
   7:00 PM  -  8:30 PM Teen Lego Night  
    Contact: Alexis Jabour   412-486-0211   jaboural@gmail.com
   

Free build, compete in timed challenges, build themed creations! Snacks and legos provided! Grades 7 and up.

   7:00 PM  -  9:00 PM Art and Inspiration International with William Rock  
   

http://artandinspiration.podbean.com/

Check out the podcast interviews of the special guests who have appeared at Art and Inspiration with Willilam Rock over the years.  They are inspiring.
 

    Location: Left Side Community Room

Friday July 28, 2017
     Crafty Friday & Saturday!  
    Contact: Shaler Youth Services   412-486-0211   shaleryouthservices@gmail.com
   8:45 AM  -  9:45 AM Tai Chi Style Movement with John Uddstrom  
    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: June 9th - August 18th and September 15th - December 15th at 10:15.

    Location: Left Side Community Room
   11:00 AM  -  11:30 AM Preschool Parachute  
    Contact: Shaler Youth Services   412-486-0211   shaleryouthservices@gmail.com
   

Parachuting for the Preschool crowd! Thirty activity filled minutes that include music, creative movement, teamwork, and fun! All with one colorful parachute. Fridays: June 9-August 18 at 11:00am.

    Location: Community Room
   11:00 AM  -  11:30 AM Reserve Reads!  
    Contact: Shaler Youth Services   412-486-0211   shaleryouthservices@gmail.com
    NOW TWICE A WEEK! Reserve Reads! - Live in Reserve? Live near Reserve? Bop on over to Saint Aloysius Church (3616 Mt Troy Road) for Summer Reading fun! Stories, crafts and prizes, too! The program will immediately be followed by the free summer lunch service! Hooray! No registration necessary. Mondays and Fridays: The weeks of June 12 through August 14 from 11:00 – 11:30am
    Location: St. Aloyisus Church
   12:00 PM  -  3:00 PM Quilt Group  
   

Hang out with other quilters, share ideas and have a great time!

    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
   

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 without a caregiver. We are grateful to Ed and Mark's Shop N Sace (www.edandmarks.com) for their continued sponsorship of this program. Please register. Fridays: June 9 - August 18 at 12:15pm.

    Location: Left Side Community Room
   1:30 PM  -  3:30 PM Movies in the Afternoon  
   

Today's movie is "A Walk in the Woods" based on the book by Bill Bryson, starring Robert Redford, Nick Nolte, Emma Thompson,  Mary Steenbergun and Kristen Schaal.

Travel writer Bill Bryson (Robert Redford) takes a long-lost old friend (Nick Nolte) for a hike along the Appalachian Trail, which stretches more than 2,000 miles from Georgia to Maine.

Popcorn provided.

    Location: Yates Room
   7:00 PM  -  9:00 PM Brush Buddies  
    Location: Community Room

Saturday July 29, 2017
     Crafty Friday & Saturday!  
    Contact: Shaler Youth Services   412-486-0211   shaleryouthservices@gmail.com
   9:00 AM  -  5:00 PM event  
    Location: Community Room
   10:00 AM  -  11:30 AM Saturday Family Block Parties  
    Contact: Shaler Youth Services   412-486-0211   shaleryouthservices@gmail.com
    Saturday 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. Saturdays: June 3 through September 2 from 10:00am to 11:30am
    Location: Picture Book Room
   10:00 AM  -  12:00 PM Tail Waggin' Tutors  
    Contact: Caroline Horgan   412-536-1057   horganc@einetwork.net
   

Volunteers and their certified therapy dogs are here the last Saturday of the month.  Stop by and share a story with them! No registration. Saturdays, June 24, July 29, August 26, September 30

    Location: Young Adult Room

Sunday July 30, 2017
   7:00 PM  -  9:00 PM 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?  Prizes for the winners! Be a contestant or cheer on the competitors! Grades 7 and up.


Monday July 31, 2017
   8:45 AM  -  9:45 AM Tai Chi Style Movement with John Uddstrom  
    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: June 5 through August 14 at 10:15 and 11:15am

    Location: Community Room
   11:00 AM  -  11:30 AM Reserve Reads!  
    Contact: Shaler Youth Services   412-486-0211   shaleryouthservices@gmail.com
    NOW TWICE A WEEK! Reserve Reads! - Live in Reserve? Live near Reserve? Bop on over to Saint Aloysius Church (3616 Mt Troy Road) for Summer Reading fun! Stories, crafts and prizes, too! The program will immediately be followed by the free summer lunch service! Hooray! No registration necessary. Mondays and Fridays: The weeks of June 12 through August 14 from 11:00 – 11:30am
    Location: St. Aloyisus Church
   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: June 5 through August 14 at 10:15 and 11:15am

    Location: Community Room
   12:15 PM  -  1:00 PM Magic School Bus Lunch Bunch!  
    Contact: Shaler Youth Services   412-486-0211   shaleryouthservices@gmail.com
   

We will join Friz and the rest of the classroom to explore something new each week to build up our beautiful brains! Bring your imagination, curiosity and your lunch! We will provide the drink! Mondays: June 5 – August 14 from 12:15 to 1:00.  K-3rd

    Location: Left Side Community Room
   2:00 PM  -  3:30 PM Monday Movie Matinees  
    Contact: Shaler Youth Services   412-486-0211   shaleryouthservices@gmail.com
   

Monday Movie Matinees - Every Monday, at the Library, bring a pillow and watch a movie on our big screen! Bring a snack or enjoy our popcorn! No registration necessary. Monday: June 5: Moana (PG) Monday, June 12: Trolls (PG) Monday, June 19: A Dog’s Purpose (PG) Monday, June 26: DOUBLE FEATURE Despicable Me 1 and 2 (PG) Monday, July 3: Disneynature: Bears (G) Monday, July 10: Walt Disney Animation Studios Short Films Collection (NR) Monday, July 17: Inside Out (PG) Monday, July 24: Arthur: Brothers and Sisters (G) Monday, July 31: Home (PG) Monday, August 7: The LEGO Batman Movie (PG) Monday, August 14: Kung Fu Panda 3 (PG) Monday, August 21: The Nut Job (PG)

    Location: Community Room
   6:30 PM  -  7:15 PM Book Babies at Night  
   7:00 PM  -  7:45 PM Talking Yams Book Club  
    Contact: Shaler Youth Services   412-486-0211   shaleryouthservices@gmail.com
    Talking Yams Book Club - Meet with other kids in grades 4 - 6 each month to talk about a great book, do an activity, eat food and have fun! 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, July 3 (All Rise for the Honorable Perry T. Cook by Leslie Connor), July 31 (The Lions of Little Rock by Kristin Levine), and August 21 (The Girl Who Drank the Moon by Kelly Barnhill) at 7:00 pm
    Location: Yates Room

Tuesday August 1, 2017
   10:15 AM  -  10:45 AM Book Babies  
    Contact: Shaler North Hills Library   412-486-0211   shaleryouthservices@gmail.com
   

Book Babies - Lively songs, rhymes and stories for children ages birth through 18 months, with a caregiver. Tuesdays: June 6 to August 15from 10:15 to 10:45am and 11:15 to 11:45am

    Location: Left Side Community Room
   10:15 AM  -  10:45 AM Ready for Reading! Kindergarten and First Grade Readiness!  
    Contact: Shaler Youth Services   412-486-0211   shaleryouthservices@gmail.com
    Ready for Reading! Kindergarten and First Grade Readiness! - SNHL can help young students walk into school with a real sense of confidence by reviewing some of the concepts they’ve already learned and maybe some new ones! We will review and introduce some important skills such as phonemic awareness, sound/letter correspondence, measuring and mapping, place value, listening skills, work habits and more! Please register. Tuesdays: June 6 through August 16 at 10:15am or Wednesdays, June 7 through August 17 at 6:30pm
    Location: Reading Readiness Room (formerly Grow a Reader Room)
   11:15 AM  -  11:45 AM Book Babies  
    Contact: Shaler North Hills Library   412-486-0211   shaleryouthservices@gmail.com
   

Book Babies - Lively songs, rhymes and stories for children ages birth through 18 months, with a caregiver. Tuesdays: June 6 to August 15 from 10:15 to 10:45am and 11:15 to 11:45am

    Location: Community Room
   11:15 AM  -  11:45 AM Ready for Math! Kindergarten and First Grade Readiness!  
    Contact: Shaler Youth Services   412-486-0211   shaleryouthservices@gmail.com
    Ready for Math! Kindergarten and First Grade Readiness! - We’ll review and introduce important math concepts such as measuring and place value, addition and subtraction! Please register. Tuesdays: June 6 through August 16 at 11:15am or Wednesdays, June 7 through August 17 at 7:10pm
    Location: Reading Readiness Room (formerly Grow a Reader Room)
   4:30 PM  -  6:00 PM Teens Build a Better World  
    Contact: Alexis Jabour   412-486-0211   jaboural@gmail.com
   

Hang out, eat snacks, and learn something useful to make the world (or your life) a little better. Topics will include: cooking, podcasting, Youtubing, sewing, relaxation/meditation, being a responsible citizen, and more!

Location: Community Room

   5:30 PM  -  8:30 PM SNHL Card Club  
   

If you like to play card games with adults, call the library at 412-486-0211 to join in this social activity. Meet new friends, hone your card-playing skills and learn new card games!

    Location: Downstairs
   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: – Every Tuesday evening is 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, except for special events. Tuesdays: June 6 through August 15 at 6:30pm. Please note, EVERY Tuesday night there is something fun for families! Please check Special Events sections for those!
    Location: Left Side Community Room
   7:00 PM  -  7:45 PM Page Turners Book Group  
    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.  

    Location: conference room
   7:00 PM  -  8:30 PM Game Nights  
    Contact: Shaler Youth Services   412-486-0211   shaleryouthservices@gmail.com
   

Game Nights – Come show your skill or test your luck with board games, card games, strategy games, dexterity games… even some computer games. Something new every week plus some old standbys.  For those entering grades 4-6.  Tuesdays: June 6, 13 and 20, July 25 and August 1, 8, and 15 from 7:00 – 8:30pm 

    Location: Right Side Community Room

Wednesday August 2, 2017
   10:00 AM  -  12:00 PM Eckhart Tolle Book Discussion  
   

~~New members are welcome!
Join us as we read, discuss and meditate on his works.


Eckhart Tolle is emerging as one of today’s most inspiring teachers.  Currently reading: A New Earth: Awakening to Your Life's Purpose

    Location: conference room
   10:15 AM Encounters with Nature  
    Contact: Shaler Youth Services   412-486-0211   shaleryouthservices@gmail.com
    Encounters with Nature - Explore the wonders of nature and create projects to enjoy. We’ll have guest speakers and guest creatures! For those entering grades 1-6. Wednesdays June 7 -August 16 at 10:15am
    Location: Juvenile Fiction Room
   10:15 AM  -  10:45 AM Toddler Fun  
    Contact: Shaler North Hills Library   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 11 - May 24 from 10:15 to 10:45am and 11:15 to 11:45am

    Location: Left Side Community Room
   11:15 AM  -  11:45 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 11 - May 24 from 10:15 to 10:45am and 11:15 to 11:45am

    Location: Left Side Community Room
   12:15 PM  -  1:00 PM Super Structures of the Past, Present and Future Lunch Bunch  
    Contact: Shaler Youth Services   412-486-0211   shaleryouthservices@gmail.com
   

Super Structures of the Past, Present and Future Lunch Bunch– Bring your engineering creativity to explore and build amazing towers, bridges and more! Bring your lunch, too and we’ll provide the lemonade! For those entering grades 4-6. Wednesdays: June 7 – August 16 at 12:15pm

    Location: Community Room
   1:00 PM  -  3:00 PM Fantasy Book Group  
    Location: conference room
   1:15 PM  -  2:00 PM LEGO Free Build!  
    Contact: Shaler Youth Services   412-486-0211   shaleryouthservices@gmail.com
   

The chance to build whatever your beautiful brain can imagine! Or give a try at building a LEGO model of where you live! Or go to school! Or your favorite place in the whole wide world! Wednesdays: June 7 – August 16 from 1:15 to 2:00.

    Location: Juvenile Fiction Room
   2:00 PM  -  3:00 PM Knit & Crochet by the Books!  
    Location: Downstairs
   2:00 PM  -  5:00 PM Acrylic Painting with James Guenther  
   

Contact James Guentner 412-486-7516, for details about supplies and fees.

    Location: Left Side Community Room
   6:30 PM  -  7:00 PM Ready for Reading! Kindergarten and First Grade Readiness!  
    Contact: Shaler Youth Services   412-486-0211   shaleryouthservices@gmail.com
    Ready for Reading! Kindergarten and First Grade Readiness! - SNHL can help young students walk into school with a real sense of confidence by reviewing some of the concepts they’ve already learned and maybe some new ones! We will review and introduce some important skills such as phonemic awareness, sound/letter correspondence, measuring and mapping, place value, listening skills, work habits and more! Please register. Tuesdays: June 6 through August 16 at 10:15am or Wednesdays, June 7 through August 17 at 6:30pm
    Location: Reading Readiness Room (formerly Grow a Reader Room)
   6:30 PM  -  8:00 PM BUSY  
    Location: Downstairs
   6:30 PM  -  8:00 PM Wednesday Wiggles  
   7:10 PM  -  7:40 PM Ready for Math! Kindergarten and First Grade Readiness!  
    Contact: Shaler Youth Services   412-486-0211   shaleryouthservices@gmail.com
    Ready for Math! Kindergarten and First Grade Readiness! We’ll review and introduce important math concepts such as measuring and place value, addition and subtraction! Please register. Tuesdays: June 6 through August 16 at 11:15am or Wednesdays, June 7 through August 17 at 7:10pm
    Location: Reading Readiness Room (formerly Grow a Reader Room)

Thursday August 3, 2017
   10:00 AM  -  12:00 PM NEW! Getting Started with Watercolors Class with Elaine Bergstrom  
   

Do you love the softness of watercolors but do not know where to begin or need a refresher? Start with color mixing and palette arranging . Determine which materials  and colors to use and how. Learn about graded washes, textures, wet on wet and dry brush techniques. Begin your journey with watercolors this summer!  This 6-week class will run from June 29 through August 3. Total cost for the class is $75. Minimum of 5 students

    Location: Quiet Study
   10:15 AM  -  10:45 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: June 1, July 6, August 3 and September 7 at 10:15am
    Location: Upstairs
   10:15 AM  -  10:55 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: Upstairs
   12:15 PM  -  1:15 PM Music Munchies  
    Contact: Shaler Youth Services   412-486-0211   shaleryouthservices@gmail.com
   

Music Munchies - Come and explore how to make music with your voice, instruments and digital devices! Bring your lunch and we’ll provide the lemonade. For those entering grades K-3. Please register. Thursdays: June 8, 15, 22, and 29, July 20 and 27, August 3 and 10 at 12:15pm

    Location: Left Side Community Room
   2:00 PM  -  3:00 PM Etna Summer Fun at the Etna Pool!  
    Contact: Shaler Youth Services   412-486-0211   shaleryouthservices@gmail.com
    Etna Summer Fun at the Etna Pool! - We’ll see you at the Etna Pool, every week! Free books! Prizes! Turn in your Summer Reading Tickets for the weekly prizes! Games and crafts! Stories! Strangeness! No registration necessary! See you at the pool! Thursdays: June 8 through August 17 at 2:00pm
    Location: Etna Pool
   5:30 PM  -  6:30 PM Teen Anime Club  
    Contact: Alexis Jabour     
   


Anime Club - Let’s talk about anime! We’ll have a selection of anime to choose from for watching . Meet up with fellow anime fans and talk about your favorite show, cosplaying, fanfiction, and anime events around Pittsburgh.

Location: Yates Room
 

   6:30 PM  -  8:30 PM Game Night for Adults  
    Location: Right Side Community Room
   7:00 PM LEGO Robotics for Experts  
    Contact: Shaler Youth Services   412-486-0211   shaleryouthservices@gmail.com
    LEGO Robotics for Experts - Register each week for this advanced class using LEGOS! If you have already done the Beginners set of projects, this is for you! Please register the Friday of the previous week for each class, as registration is limited. For those entering grades 1 – 6. Thursdays: June 22 July 6, and 20 August 3, 17 and 31 at 7:00pm
    Location: Quiet Study
   7:00 PM  -  8:30 PM Teen Disney Sing-a-Long Movie Nights  
    Contact: Alexis Jabour   412-486-0211   jaboural@gmail.com
   

Let's get down to business; there's a whole new world of songs to be sung out there! Make Disney Sing-a-Long Night part of your world! Snacks provided! Grades 7 and up.

Location: Teen Room and Yates Room

   7:00 PM  -  9:00 PM Art and Inspiration International with William Rock  
   

http://artandinspiration.podbean.com/

Check out the podcast interviews of the special guests who have appeared at Art and Inspiration with Willilam Rock over the years.  They are inspiring.
 

    Location: Left Side Community Room

Friday August 4, 2017
     Crafty Friday & Saturday!  
    Contact: Shaler Youth Services   412-486-0211   shaleryouthservices@gmail.com
   8:45 AM  -  9:45 AM Tai Chi Style Movement with John Uddstrom  
    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: June 9th - August 18th and September 15th - December 15th at 10:15.

    Location: Left Side Community Room
   11:00 AM  -  11:30 AM Preschool Parachute  
    Contact: Shaler Youth Services   412-486-0211   shaleryouthservices@gmail.com
   

Parachuting for the Preschool crowd! Thirty activity filled minutes that include music, creative movement, teamwork, and fun! All with one colorful parachute. Fridays: June 9-August 18 at 11:00am.

    Location: Community Room
   11:00 AM  -  11:30 AM Reserve Reads!  
    Contact: Shaler Youth Services   412-486-0211   shaleryouthservices@gmail.com
    NOW TWICE A WEEK! Reserve Reads! - Live in Reserve? Live near Reserve? Bop on over to Saint Aloysius Church (3616 Mt Troy Road) for Summer Reading fun! Stories, crafts and prizes, too! The program will immediately be followed by the free summer lunch service! Hooray! No registration necessary. Mondays and Fridays: The weeks of June 12 through August 14 from 11:00 – 11:30am
    Location: St. Aloyisus Church
   12:00 PM  -  3:00 PM Quilt Group  
   

Hang out with other quilters, share ideas and have a great time!

    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
   

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 without a caregiver. We are grateful to Ed and Mark's Shop N Sace (www.edandmarks.com) for their continued sponsorship of this program. Please register. Fridays: June 9 - August 18 at 12:15pm.

    Location: Left Side Community Room
   6:30 PM  -  8:00 PM Batle of the Books Summer Edition!  
    Contact: Shaler Youth Services   412-486-0211   shaleryouthservices@gmail.com
   

Do you LOVE to read? Do you LOVE letting a story take you to a new place? How about doing these things with those folks you really enjoy spending time with? If you answered an enthusiastic 'YES!' to any of these question then our Summer Battle of the Books is for you!

Here is how it works: Get a team together that has at least one Super Special GrownUp and no more than 6 members. A team may be made up of freinds and/or family, grades 1st through 6th. Registration will open on Monday, June 19th, when the Battle Books are announced. Due to space restrictions, registration is limited. Please register, it is a MUST: )  Friday, August 4th at 6:30pm.

    Location: Community Room

Saturday August 5, 2017
     Crafty Friday & Saturday!  
    Contact: Shaler Youth Services   412-486-0211   shaleryouthservices@gmail.com
   10:00 AM  -  11:30 AM Saturday Family Block Parties  
    Contact: Shaler Youth Services   412-486-0211   shaleryouthservices@gmail.com
    Saturday 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. Saturdays: June 3 through September 2 from 10:00am to 11:30am
    Location: Picture Book Room
   10:15 AM  -  11:15 AM Tra-la-laa! Captain Underpants Extravaganza! –  
    Contact: Shaler Youth Services   412-486-0211   shaleryouthservices@gmail.com
    Tra-la-laa! Captain Underpants Extravaganza! – Have you read the books? Seen the movie? Yes? Come and celebrate! No? Come anyway! Please register. For those entering grades K-4. Saturday, August 5 at 10:15am
    Location: Community Room
   7:00 PM  -  9:00 PM Name that Tune!  
    Location: Community Room

Sunday August 6, 2017
   10:00 AM  -  2:00 PM Touch-a-Truck Day Fundraiser  
    Contact: Shaler Youth Services   412-486-0211   shaleryouthservices@gmail.com
   

Touch-a-Truck Day Fundraiser - Come and sit behind the wheels of police cars, construction trucks and more. For $5 a person, ($20 per family) you can climb aboard all kinds of things that go! Kids under 2 are free! Sunday, August 6 from 11:00am until 2:00pm (no horn zone from 11:00am until noon)

    Location: Parking Lot

Monday August 7, 2017
   8:45 AM  -  9:45 AM Tai Chi Style Movement with John Uddstrom  
    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: June 5 through August 14 at 10:15 and 11:15am

    Location: Community Room
   11:00 AM  -  11:30 AM Reserve Reads!  
    Contact: Shaler Youth Services   412-486-0211   shaleryouthservices@gmail.com
    NOW TWICE A WEEK! Reserve Reads! - Live in Reserve? Live near Reserve? Bop on over to Saint Aloysius Church (3616 Mt Troy Road) for Summer Reading fun! Stories, crafts and prizes, too! The program will immediately be followed by the free summer lunch service! Hooray! No registration necessary. Mondays and Fridays: The weeks of June 12 through August 14 from 11:00 – 11:30am
    Location: St. Aloyisus Church
   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: June 5 through August 14 at 10:15 and 11:15am

    Location: Community Room
   12:15 PM  -  1:00 PM Magic School Bus Lunch Bunch!  
    Contact: Shaler Youth Services   412-486-0211   shaleryouthservices@gmail.com
   

We will join Friz and the rest of the classroom to explore something new each week to build up our beautiful brains! Bring your imagination, curiosity and your lunch! We will provide the drink! Mondays: June 5 – August 14 from 12:15 to 1:00.  K-3rd

    Location: Left Side Community Room
   2:00 PM  -  3:30 PM Monday Movie Matinees  
    Contact: Shaler Youth Services   412-486-0211   shaleryouthservices@gmail.com
   

Monday Movie Matinees - Every Monday, at the Library, bring a pillow and watch a movie on our big screen! Bring a snack or enjoy our popcorn! No registration necessary. Monday: June 5: Moana (PG) Monday, June 12: Trolls (PG) Monday, June 19: A Dog’s Purpose (PG) Monday, June 26: DOUBLE FEATURE Despicable Me 1 and 2 (PG) Monday, July 3: Disneynature: Bears (G) Monday, July 10: Walt Disney Animation Studios Short Films Collection (NR) Monday, July 17: Inside Out (PG) Monday, July 24: Arthur: Brothers and Sisters (G) Monday, July 31: Home (PG) Monday, August 7: The LEGO Batman Movie (PG) Monday, August 14: Kung Fu Panda 3 (PG) Monday, August 21: The Nut Job (PG)

    Location: Community Room
   6:30 PM  -  7:15 PM Book Babies at Night  
   6:30 PM  -  7:30 PM Dance Camp  
    Contact: Shaler North Hills Library   412-486-0211   shaleryouthservices@gmail.com
   

Have you always wanted to try your feet at ballet? Jazz? A little bit of Hip-hop? Long-time dancer Miss Gracie will be showing you how! You'll practice Monday through Friday and then perform for your family and friends at the Library in your recital on Sunday afternoon. For those ages 4 through entering first grade in the fall of 2017. Please register.

Practices: Monday through Friday, August 7 through August 11 from 6:30-7:30pm. Recital: Sunday, August 13 at 2:00pm

    Location: Juvenile Fiction Room

Tuesday August 8, 2017
   10:15 AM  -  10:45 AM Book Babies  
    Contact: Shaler North Hills Library   412-486-0211   shaleryouthservices@gmail.com
   

Book Babies - Lively songs, rhymes and stories for children ages birth through 18 months, with a caregiver. Tuesdays: June 6 to August 15from 10:15 to 10:45am and 11:15 to 11:45am

    Location: Left Side Community Room
   10:15 AM  -  10:45 AM Ready for Reading! Kindergarten and First Grade Readiness!  
    Contact: Shaler Youth Services   412-486-0211   shaleryouthservices@gmail.com
    Ready for Reading! Kindergarten and First Grade Readiness! - SNHL can help young students walk into school with a real sense of confidence by reviewing some of the concepts they’ve already learned and maybe some new ones! We will review and introduce some important skills such as phonemic awareness, sound/letter correspondence, measuring and mapping, place value, listening skills, work habits and more! Please register. Tuesdays: June 6 through August 16 at 10:15am or Wednesdays, June 7 through August 17 at 6:30pm
    Location: Reading Readiness Room (formerly Grow a Reader Room)
   11:15 AM  -  11:45 AM Book Babies  
    Contact: Shaler North Hills Library   412-486-0211   shaleryouthservices@gmail.com
   

Book Babies - Lively songs, rhymes and stories for children ages birth through 18 months, with a caregiver. Tuesdays: June 6 to August 15 from 10:15 to 10:45am and 11:15 to 11:45am

    Location: Community Room
   11:15 AM  -  11:45 AM Ready for Math! Kindergarten and First Grade Readiness!  
    Contact: Shaler Youth Services   412-486-0211   shaleryouthservices@gmail.com
    Ready for Math! Kindergarten and First Grade Readiness! - We’ll review and introduce important math concepts such as measuring and place value, addition and subtraction! Please register. Tuesdays: June 6 through August 16 at 11:15am or Wednesdays, June 7 through August 17 at 7:10pm
    Location: Reading Readiness Room (formerly Grow a Reader Room)
   1:00 PM  -  3:30 PM Shaler Garden Club  
    Location: Right Side Community Room
   1:00 PM  -  4:00 PM SNHL Card Club  
   

If you like to play card games with adults, call the library at 412-486-0211 to join in this social activity. Meet new friends, hone your card-playing skills and learn new card games!

    Location: Quiet Study
   2:00 PM  -  3:00 PM Home Grown Book Group  
    Location: conference room
   4:30 PM  -  6:00 PM Teens Build a Better World  
    Contact: Alexis Jabour   412=486-0211   jaboural@gmail.com
   

Hang out, eat snacks, and learn something useful to make the world (or your life) a little better. Topics will include: cooking, podcasting, Youtubing, sewing, relaxation/meditation, being a responsible citizen, and more!

Location: Community 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: – Every Tuesday evening is 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, except for special events. Tuesdays: June 6 through August 15 at 6:30pm. Please note, EVERY Tuesday night there is something fun for families! Please check Special Events sections for those!
    Location: Left Side Community Room
   6:30 PM  -  7:30 PM Dance Camp  
    Contact: Shaler North Hills Library   412-486-0211   shaleryouthservices@gmail.com
   

Have you always wanted to try your feet at ballet? Jazz? A little bit of Hip-hop? Long-time dancer Miss Gracie will be showing you how! You'll practice Monday through Friday and then perform for your family and friends at the Library in your recital on Sunday afternoon. For those ages 4 through entering first grade in the fall of 2017. Please register.

Practices: Monday through Friday, August 7 through August 11 from 6:30-7:30pm. Recital: Sunday, August 13 at 2:00pm

    Location: Juvenile Fiction Room
   7:00 PM  -  7:45 PM Page Turners Book Group  
    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.  

    Location: conference room
   7:00 PM  -  8:30 PM Game Nights  
    Contact: Shaler Youth Services   412-486-0211   shaleryouthservices@gmail.com
   

Game Nights – Come show your skill or test your luck with board games, card games, strategy games, dexterity games… even some computer games. Something new every week plus some old standbys. For those entering grades 4-6. Tuesdays: June 6, 13 and 20, July 25 and August 1, 8, and 15 from 7:00 – 8:30pm

    Location: Right Side Community Room

Wednesday August 9, 2017
   10:00 AM  -  12:00 PM Eckhart Tolle Book Discussion  
   

~~New members are welcome!
Join us as we read, discuss and meditate on his works.


Eckhart Tolle is emerging as one of today’s most inspiring teachers.  Currently reading: A New Earth: Awakening to Your Life's Purpose

    Location: conference room
   10:15 AM Encounters with Nature  
    Contact: Shaler Youth Services   412-486-0211   shaleryouthservices@gmail.com
    Encounters with Nature - Explore the wonders of nature and create projects to enjoy. We’ll have guest speakers and guest creatures! For those entering grades 1-6. Wednesdays June 7 -August 16 at 10:15am
    Location: Juvenile Fiction Room
   10:15 AM  -  10:45 AM Toddler Fun  
    Contact: Shaler North Hills Library   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 11 - May 24 from 10:15 to 10:45am and 11:15 to 11:45am

    Location: Left Side Community Room
   11:15 AM  -  11:45 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 11 - May 24 from 10:15 to 10:45am and 11:15 to 11:45am

    Location: Left Side Community Room
   12:15 PM  -  1:00 PM Super Structures of the Past, Present and Future Lunch Bunch  
    Contact: Shaler Youth Services   412-486-0211   shaleryouthservices@gmail.com
   

Super Structures of the Past, Present and Future Lunch Bunch– Bring your engineering creativity to explore and build amazing towers, bridges and more! Bring your lunch, too and we’ll provide the lemonade! For those entering grades 4-6. Wednesdays: June 7 – August 16 at 12:15pm

    Location: Community Room
   1:15 PM  -  2:00 PM LEGO Free Build!  
    Contact: Shaler Youth Services   412-486-0211   shaleryouthservices@gmail.com
   

The chance to build whatever your beautiful brain can imagine! Or give a try at building a LEGO model of where you live! Or go to school! Or your favorite place in the whole wide world! Wednesdays: June 7 – August 16 from 1:15 to 2:00.

    Location: Juvenile Fiction Room
   2:00 PM  -  3:00 PM Knit & Crochet by the Books!  
    Location: Downstairs
   2:00 PM  -  5:00 PM Acrylic Painting with James Guenther  
   

Contact James Guentner 412-486-7516, for details about supplies and fees.

    Location: Left Side Community Room
   4:00 PM  -  7:00 PM Mission Mahi Food Truck  
   

Tasty fish tacos are on their way to Shaler North Hills Library, thanks to the Mission Mahi food truck and its amazing mission!  Mission Mahi’s superb Mahi tacos come in a variety of delicious flavors, like the Buffalo, the Yinzer, and so many more!

The Mission Mahi food truck will be parked in the front parking lot...you can’t miss it! For a taste sensation like no other, it’s got to be Mission Mahi!
 A portion of the sales benefit Shaler North Hills Library.

Location:  Front Parking Lot

    Location: front parking lot
   6:15 PM  -  8:00 PM Readings in Alternative Everything - Facilitated by Richard Kajuth, Eds, DD  
   

~~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?


If you are enticed by such areas of inquiry, you may be interested in joining our newest reader’s group featuring Readings in Alternative Everything . . . Authors such as Deepak Chopra, Greg Braden, Eckhart Tolle, Graham Hancock, Zecharia Sitchin, and many more are representative names of the types of works the group will consider in the months to come. If titles like the Lost Knowledge of the Ancients, Forbidden Archeology, Mind Over Medicine, and The Afterlife Experiments exhibit language that make you want to peek between the covers, you may want to join in the company of others of like mind!


The group will entertain such engaging themes and follow a protocol for discussion that will stir and elicit conversation about content that each reader gleans from their reading. Since this is a book “study” group, discussion will focus on the central themes of each book for at least two to three monthly sessions, the maximum time allowable for books to be checked out of the system. The goal of the group is not to see how many books we can get through, but to see how much of each book gets through to us!

The book study is being facilitated by Richard Kajuth, EdS, DD. Richard is a former educational consultant, now retired from the Ohio Department of Education. As an avocation, he has been a life long 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.

    Location: Quiet Study
   6:30 PM  -  7:00 PM Ready for Reading! Kindergarten and First Grade Readiness!  
    Contact: Shaler Youth Services   412-486-0211   shaleryouthservices@gmail.com
    Ready for Reading! Kindergarten and First Grade Readiness! - SNHL can help young students walk into school with a real sense of confidence by reviewing some of the concepts they’ve already learned and maybe some new ones! We will review and introduce some important skills such as phonemic awareness, sound/letter correspondence, measuring and mapping, place value, listening skills, work habits and more! Please register. Tuesdays: June 6 through August 16 at 10:15am or Wednesdays, June 7 through August 17 at 6:30pm
    Location: Reading Readiness Room (formerly Grow a Reader Room)
   6:30 PM  -  7:30 PM Dance Camp  
    Contact: Shaler North Hills Library   412-486-0211   shaleryouthservices@gmail.com
   

Have you always wanted to try your feet at ballet? Jazz? A little bit of Hip-hop? Long-time dancer Miss Gracie will be showing you how! You'll practice Monday through Friday and then perform for your family and friends at the Library in your recital on Sunday afternoon. For those ages 4 through entering first grade in the fall of 2017. Please register.

Practices: Monday through Friday, August 7 through August 11 from 6:30-7:30pm. Recital: Sunday, August 13 at 2:00pm

    Location: Juvenile Fiction Room
   6:30 PM  -  8:00 PM Wednesday Wiggles  
   7:10 PM  -  7:40 PM Ready for Math! Kindergarten and First Grade Readiness!  
    Contact: Shaler Youth Services   412-486-0211   shaleryouthservices@gmail.com
    Ready for Math! Kindergarten and First Grade Readiness! We’ll review and introduce important math concepts such as measuring and place value, addition and subtraction! Please register. Tuesdays: June 6 through August 16 at 11:15am or Wednesdays, June 7 through August 17 at 7:10pm
    Location: Reading Readiness Room (formerly Grow a Reader Room)

Thursday August 10, 2017
   10:00 AM  -  12:00 PM Watercolor Class with Elaine Bergstrom  
   

THIS CLASS WILL BE ON HIATUS UNTIL SEPTEMBER 2017.

    Location: Quiet Study
   10:15 AM  -  10:55 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: Upstairs
   12:15 PM  -  1:15 PM Music Munchies  
    Contact: Shaler Youth Services   412-486-0211   shaleryouthservices@gmail.com
   

Music Munchies - Come and explore how to make music with your voice, instruments and digital devices! Bring your lunch and we’ll provide the lemonade. For those entering grades K-3. Please register. Thursdays: June 8, 15, 22, and 29, July 20 and 27, August 3 and 10 at 12:15pm

    Location: Left Side Community Room
   2:00 PM  -  3:00 PM Etna Summer Fun at the Etna Pool!  
    Contact: Shaler Youth Services   412-486-0211   shaleryouthservices@gmail.com
    Etna Summer Fun at the Etna Pool! - We’ll see you at the Etna Pool, every week! Free books! Prizes! Turn in your Summer Reading Tickets for the weekly prizes! Games and crafts! Stories! Strangeness! No registration necessary! See you at the pool! Thursdays: June 8 through August 17 at 2:00pm
    Location: Etna Pool
   6:30 PM  -  7:30 PM Dance Camp  
    Contact: Shaler North Hills Library   412-486-0211   shaleryouthservices@gmail.com
   

Have you always wanted to try your feet at ballet? Jazz? A little bit of Hip-hop? Long-time dancer Miss Gracie will be showing you how! You'll practice Monday through Friday and then perform for your family and friends at the Library in your recital on Sunday afternoon. For those ages 4 through entering first grade in the fall of 2017. Please register.

Practices: Monday through Friday, August 7 through August 11 from 6:30-7:30pm. Recital: Sunday, August 13 at 2:00pm

    Location: Juvenile Fiction Room
   7:00 PM LEGO WEDO Robotics for Beginners  
    Contact: Shaler Youth Services   412-486-0211   shaleryouthservices@gmail.com
    LEGO WEDO Robotics for Beginners – If you haven’t completed the first 12 models using robotics and LEGOS, this class is for you! Learn about simple machines and make a new project each time. Then use basic computer programming to make your model move! Please register on the Friday of the previous week for each class, as registration is limited. For those entering grades 1-6. Thursdays: June 15, 29 July 13, 27 August 10, 24 at 7:00pm
    Location: Quiet Study
   7:00 PM  -  8:30 PM Teen Disney Sing-a-Long Movie Nights  
    Contact: Alexis Jabour   412-486-0211   jaboural@gmail.com
   

Let's get down to business; there's a whole new world of songs to be sung out there! Make Disney Sing-a-Long Night part of your world! Snacks provided! Grades 7 and up.

Location: Teen Room and Yates Room

   7:00 PM  -  9:00 PM Art and Inspiration International with William Rock  
   

http://artandinspiration.podbean.com/

Check out the podcast interviews of the special guests who have appeared at Art and Inspiration with Willilam Rock over the years.  They are inspiring.
 

    Location: Left Side Community Room

Friday August 11, 2017
     Crafty Friday & Saturday!  
    Contact: Shaler Youth Services   412-486-0211   shaleryouthservices@gmail.com
   8:45 AM  -  9:45 AM Tai Chi Style Movement with John Uddstrom  
    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: June 9th - August 18th and September 15th - December 15th at 10:15.

    Location: Left Side Community Room
   11:00 AM  -  11:30 AM Preschool Parachute  
    Contact: Shaler Youth Services   412-486-0211   shaleryouthservices@gmail.com
   

Parachuting for the Preschool crowd! Thirty activity filled minutes that include music, creative movement, teamwork, and fun! All with one colorful parachute. Fridays: June 9-August 18 at 11:00am.

    Location: Community Room
   11:00 AM  -  11:30 AM Reserve Reads!  
    Contact: Shaler Youth Services   412-486-0211   shaleryouthservices@gmail.com
    NOW TWICE A WEEK! Reserve Reads! - Live in Reserve? Live near Reserve? Bop on over to Saint Aloysius Church (3616 Mt Troy Road) for Summer Reading fun! Stories, crafts and prizes, too! The program will immediately be followed by the free summer lunch service! Hooray! No registration necessary. Mondays and Fridays: The weeks of June 12 through August 14 from 11:00 – 11:30am
    Location: St. Aloyisus Church
   12:00 PM  -  3:00 PM Quilt Group  
   

Hang out with other quilters, share ideas and have a great time!

    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
   

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 without a caregiver. We are grateful to Ed and Mark's Shop N Sace (www.edandmarks.com) for their continued sponsorship of this program. Please register. Fridays: June 9 - August 18 at 12:15pm.

    Location: Left Side Community Room
   6:30 PM  -  7:30 PM Dance Camp  
    Contact: Shaler North Hills Library   412-486-0211   shaleryouthservices@gmail.com
   

Have you always wanted to try your feet at ballet? Jazz? A little bit of Hip-hop? Long-time dancer Miss Gracie will be showing you how! You'll practice Monday through Friday and then perform for your family and friends at the Library in your recital on Sunday afternoon. For those ages 4 through entering first grade in the fall of 2017. Please register.

Practices: Monday through Friday, August 7 through August 11 from 6:30-7:30pm. Recital: Sunday, August 13 at 2:00pm

    Location: Juvenile Fiction Room

Saturday August 12, 2017
     Crafty Friday & Saturday!  
    Contact: Shaler Youth Services   412-486-0211   shaleryouthservices@gmail.com
   10:00 AM  -  11:30 AM Saturday Family Block Parties  
    Contact: Shaler Youth Services   412-486-0211   shaleryouthservices@gmail.com
    Saturday 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. Saturdays: June 3 through September 2 from 10:00am to 11:30am
    Location: Picture Book Room
   10:15 AM  -  11:15 AM Kindergarten Rocks!  
    Contact: Shaler Youth Services   412-486-0211   shaleryouthservices@gmail.com
    Kindergarten Rocks! - Starting Kindergarten in the fall of 2017? Join us for a celebration of you! We’ll have lots of fun playing games, hearing stories and getting ready for your big first day of K! Please register. Saturday, August 12 at 10:15am
    Location: Upstairs
   11:00 AM  -  11:45 AM Fun Foods for Kids  
    Contact: Shaler Youth Services   412-486-0211   shaleryouthservices@gmail.com
   

Fun Foods for Kids – Do you like cooking in the kitchen and making yummy food? We’ll learn the basics of cooking along with preparing yummy treats based on a different theme each class. For those entering grades K-3. Saturdays: June 3, July 22 and August 12 11:00am

    Location: Community Room
   12:30 PM  -  1:30 PM Fun Foods for Kids  
    Contact: Shaler Youth Services   412-486-0211   shaleryouthservices@gmail.com
    Fun Foods for Kids – Do you like cooking in the kitchen and making yummy food? We’ll learn the basics of cooking along with preparing yummy treats based on a different theme each class. For those entering grades 4-6. Please register. Saturdays: June 3, July 22 and August 12 at 12:30pm
    Location: Community Room
   5:30 PM  -  9:00 PM 9th Annual Shaler Library Car Cruise!  
    Contact: Shaler Youth Services   412-486-0211   shaleryouthservices@gmail.com
    9th Annual Shaler Library Car Cruise! - Often imitated, never duplicated! Join us for our ninth year! Dance to favorite oldies with DJ Clint Stokes and check out the coolest cruise cars! No registration required. Saturday, August 12 at 5:30pm
    Location: Parking Lot
   7:00 PM  -  9:00 PM Teen Lip Sync Night  
    Contact: Alexis Jabour   412-486-0211   jaboural@gmail.com
   

Your favorite songs. Your best lip sync. HEAD TO HEAD. Unleash your inner Channing-Tatum-singing-Let-It-Go with your best performances. Come to show your stuff, or just to hang out and watch the fun! Grades 7 and up.

Location: Community Room


Sunday August 13, 2017
   2:00 PM  -  3:00 PM Dance Camp Recital  
    Contact: Shaler North Hills Library   412-486-0211   shaleryouthservices@gmail.com
   

Have you always wanted to try your feet at ballet? Jazz? A little bit of Hip-hop? Long-time dancer Miss Gracie will be showing you how! You'll practice Monday through Friday and then perform for your family and friends at the Library in your recital on Sunday afternoon. For those ages 4 through entering first grade in the fall of 2017. Please register.

Practices: Monday through Friday, August 7 through August 11 from 6:30-7:30pm. Recital: Sunday, August 13 at 2:00pm

    Location: Community Room

Monday August 14, 2017
   8:45 AM  -  9:45 AM Tai Chi Style Movement with John Uddstrom  
    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: June 5 through August 14 at 10:15 and 11:15am

    Location: Community Room
   11:00 AM  -  11:30 AM Reserve Reads!  
    Contact: Shaler Youth Services   412-486-0211   shaleryouthservices@gmail.com
    NOW TWICE A WEEK! Reserve Reads! - Live in Reserve? Live near Reserve? Bop on over to Saint Aloysius Church (3616 Mt Troy Road) for Summer Reading fun! Stories, crafts and prizes, too! The program will immediately be followed by the free summer lunch service! Hooray! No registration necessary. Mondays and Fridays: The weeks of June 12 through August 14 from 11:00 – 11:30am
    Location: St. Aloyisus Church
   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: June 5 through August 14 at 10:15 and 11:15am

    Location: Community Room
   12:15 PM  -  1:00 PM Magic School Bus Lunch Bunch!  
    Contact: Shaler Youth Services   412-486-0211   shaleryouthservices@gmail.com
   

We will join Friz and the rest of the classroom to explore something new each week to build up our beautiful brains! Bring your imagination, curiosity and your lunch! We will provide the drink! Mondays: June 5 – August 14 from 12:15 to 1:00.  K-3rd

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

Do you have some light-hearted stories from your life you'd like to write about and share with others? This writing group meets the second and fourth Monday of each month. Come as often as you're able!

    Location: conference room
   2:00 PM  -  3:30 PM Monday Movie Matinees  
    Contact: Shaler Youth Services   412-486-0211   shaleryouthservices@gmail.com
   

Monday Movie Matinees - Every Monday, at the Library, bring a pillow and watch a movie on our big screen! Bring a snack or enjoy our popcorn! No registration necessary. Monday: June 5: Moana (PG) Monday, June 12: Trolls (PG) Monday, June 19: A Dog’s Purpose (PG) Monday, June 26: DOUBLE FEATURE Despicable Me 1 and 2 (PG) Monday, July 3: Disneynature: Bears (G) Monday, July 10: Walt Disney Animation Studios Short Films Collection (NR) Monday, July 17: Inside Out (PG) Monday, July 24: Arthur: Brothers and Sisters (G) Monday, July 31: Home (PG) Monday, August 7: The LEGO Batman Movie (PG) Monday, August 14: Kung Fu Panda 3 (PG) Monday, August 21: The Nut Job (PG)

    Location: Community Room
   5:00 PM  -  5:45 PM Spa Salon  
    Contact: Shaler Youth Services   412-486-0211   shaleryouthservices@gmail.com
    Spa Salon - Back again this summer! You are all wonderful, inside and out! Let's get together and pamper ourselves! For those entering grades 4-6. Please register. Mondays: June 12 and August 14 from 5:00 - 5:45pm
    Location: Community Room
   6:30 PM  -  7:15 PM Book Babies at Night  
   6:30 PM  -  8:00 PM Monday Night Book Group  
    Location: Quiet Study

Tuesday August 15, 2017
   10:15 AM  -  10:45 AM Book Babies  
    Contact: Shaler North Hills Library   412-486-0211   shaleryouthservices@gmail.com
   

Book Babies - Lively songs, rhymes and stories for children ages birth through 18 months, with a caregiver. Tuesdays: June 6 to August 15from 10:15 to 10:45am and 11:15 to 11:45am

    Location: Left Side Community Room
   10:15 AM  -  10:45 AM Ready for Reading! Kindergarten and First Grade Readiness!  
    Contact: Shaler Youth Services   412-486-0211   shaleryouthservices@gmail.com
    Ready for Reading! Kindergarten and First Grade Readiness! - SNHL can help young students walk into school with a real sense of confidence by reviewing some of the concepts they’ve already learned and maybe some new ones! We will review and introduce some important skills such as phonemic awareness, sound/letter correspondence, measuring and mapping, place value, listening skills, work habits and more! Please register. Tuesdays: June 6 through August 16 at 10:15am or Wednesdays, June 7 through August 17 at 6:30pm
    Location: Reading Readiness Room (formerly Grow a Reader Room)
   11:15 AM  -  11:45 AM Book Babies  
    Contact: Shaler North Hills Library   412-486-0211   shaleryouthservices@gmail.com
   

Book Babies - Lively songs, rhymes and stories for children ages birth through 18 months, with a caregiver. Tuesdays: June 6 to August 15 from 10:15 to 10:45am and 11:15 to 11:45am

    Location: Community Room
   11:15 AM  -  11:45 AM Ready for Math! Kindergarten and First Grade Readiness!  
    Contact: Shaler Youth Services   412-486-0211   shaleryouthservices@gmail.com
    Ready for Math! Kindergarten and First Grade Readiness! - We’ll review and introduce important math concepts such as measuring and place value, addition and subtraction! Please register. Tuesdays: June 6 through August 16 at 11:15am or Wednesdays, June 7 through August 17 at 7:10pm
    Location: Reading Readiness Room (formerly Grow a Reader Room)
   1:30 PM  -  3:30 PM The Trip Is On Us!  
    Location: Right Side Community Room
   4:30 PM  -  6:00 PM Teens Build a Better World  
    Contact: Alexis Jabour   412=486-0211   jaboural@gmail.com
   

Hang out, eat snacks, and learn something useful to make the world (or your life) a little better. Topics will include: cooking, podcasting, Youtubing, sewing, relaxation/meditation, being a responsible citizen, and more!

Location: Community Room

   5:30 PM  -  8:30 PM SNHL Card Club  
   

If you like to play card games with adults, call the library at 412-486-0211 to join in this social activity. Meet new friends, hone your card-playing skills and learn new card games!

    Location: Downstairs
   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: – Every Tuesday evening is 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, except for special events. Tuesdays: June 6 through August 15 at 6:30pm. Please note, EVERY Tuesday night there is something fun for families! Please check Special Events sections for those!
    Location: Left Side Community Room
   7:00 PM  -  7:45 PM Page Turners Book Group  
    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.  

    Location: conference room
   7:00 PM  -  8:30 PM Game Nights  
    Contact: Shaler Youth Services   412-486-0211   shaleryouthservices@gmail.com
    Game Nights – Come show your skill or test your luck with board games, card games, strategy games, dexterity games… even some computer games. Something new every week plus some old standbys. For those entering grades 4-6. Tuesdays: June 6, 13 and 20, July 25 and August 1, 8, and 15 from 7:00 – 8:30pm
    Location: Right Side Community Room

Wednesday August 16, 2017
   10:00 AM  -  12:00 PM Eckhart Tolle Book Discussion  
   

~~New members are welcome!
Join us as we read, discuss and meditate on his works.


Eckhart Tolle is emerging as one of today’s most inspiring teachers.  Currently reading: A New Earth: Awakening to Your Life's Purpose

    Location: conference room
   10:15 AM Encounters with Nature  
    Contact: Shaler Youth Services   412-486-0211   shaleryouthservices@gmail.com
    Encounters with Nature - Explore the wonders of nature and create projects to enjoy. We’ll have guest speakers and guest creatures! For those entering grades 1-6. Wednesdays June 7 -August 16 at 10:15am
    Location: Juvenile Fiction Room
   10:15 AM  -  10:45 AM Toddler Fun  
    Contact: Shaler North Hills Library   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 11 - May 24 from 10:15 to 10:45am and 11:15 to 11:45am

    Location: Left Side Community Room
   11:15 AM  -  11:45 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 11 - May 24 from 10:15 to 10:45am and 11:15 to 11:45am

    Location: Left Side Community Room
   12:15 PM  -  1:00 PM Super Structures of the Past, Present and Future Lunch Bunch  
    Contact: Shaler Youth Services   412-486-0211   shaleryouthservices@gmail.com
   

Super Structures of the Past, Present and Future Lunch Bunch– Bring your engineering creativity to explore and build amazing towers, bridges and more! Bring your lunch, too and we’ll provide the lemonade! For those entering grades 4-6. Wednesdays: June 7 – August 16 at 12:15pm

    Location: Community Room
   1:15 PM  -  2:00 PM LEGO Free Build!  
    Contact: Shaler Youth Services   412-486-0211   shaleryouthservices@gmail.com
   

The chance to build whatever your beautiful brain can imagine! Or give a try at building a LEGO model of where you live! Or go to school! Or your favorite place in the whole wide world! Wednesdays: June 7 – August 16 from 1:15 to 2:00.

    Location: Juvenile Fiction Room
   2:00 PM  -  3:00 PM Knit & Crochet by the Books!  
    Location: Downstairs
   2:00 PM  -  5:00 PM Acrylic Painting with James Guenther  
   

Contact James Guentner 412-486-7516, for details about supplies and fees.

    Location: Left Side Community Room
   6:30 PM  -  7:00 PM Ready for Reading! Kindergarten and First Grade Readiness!  
    Contact: Shaler Youth Services   412-486-0211   shaleryouthservices@gmail.com
    Ready for Reading! Kindergarten and First Grade Readiness! - SNHL can help young students walk into school with a real sense of confidence by reviewing some of the concepts they’ve already learned and maybe some new ones! We will review and introduce some important skills such as phonemic awareness, sound/letter correspondence, measuring and mapping, place value, listening skills, work habits and more! Please register. Tuesdays: June 6 through August 16 at 10:15am or Wednesdays, June 7 through August 17 at 6:30pm
    Location: Reading Readiness Room (formerly Grow a Reader Room)
   6:30 PM  -  8:00 PM Food for Thought Book Group  
    Location: Left Side Community Room
   7:10 PM  -  7:40 PM Ready for Math! Kindergarten and First Grade Readiness!  
    Contact: Shaler Youth Services   412-486-0211   shaleryouthservices@gmail.com
    Ready for Math! Kindergarten and First Grade Readiness! We’ll review and introduce important math concepts such as measuring and place value, addition and subtraction! Please register. Tuesdays: June 6 through August 16 at 11:15am or Wednesdays, June 7 through August 17 at 7:10pm
    Location: Reading Readiness Room (formerly Grow a Reader Room)

Thursday August 17, 2017
   9:00 AM  -  11:00 AM Adult Services Department Meeting  
    Location: conference room
   10:00 AM  -  12:00 PM Watercolor Class with Elaine Bergstrom  
   

THIS CLASS WILL BE ON HIATUS UNTIL SEPTEMBER 2017.

    Location: Quiet Study
   10:15 AM  -  10:55 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: Upstairs
   2:00 PM  -  3:00 PM Etna Summer Fun at the Etna Pool!  
    Contact: Shaler Youth Services   412-486-0211   shaleryouthservices@gmail.com
    Etna Summer Fun at the Etna Pool! - We’ll see you at the Etna Pool, every week! Free books! Prizes! Turn in your Summer Reading Tickets for the weekly prizes! Games and crafts! Stories! Strangeness! No registration necessary! See you at the pool! Thursdays: June 8 through August 17 at 2:00pm
    Location: Etna Pool
   2:00 PM  -  4:00 PM North Hills Genealogists Writing Group  
    Location: Yates Room
   2:30 PM  -  4:00 PM Afternoon Mystery Book Group  
    Location: Right Side Community Room
   5:30 PM  -  6:30 PM Teen Anime Club  
    Contact: Alexis Jabour     
   


Anime Club - Let’s talk about anime! We’ll have a selection of anime to choose from for watching . Meet up with fellow anime fans and talk about your favorite show, cosplaying, fanfiction, and anime events around Pittsburgh.

Location: Yates Room

 

   6:00 PM  -  8:00 PM UPMC for Life  
    Location: conference room
   7:00 PM LEGO Robotics for Experts  
    Contact: Shaler Youth Services   412-486-0211   shaleryouthservices@gmail.com
    LEGO Robotics for Experts - Register each week for this advanced class using LEGOS! If you have already done the Beginners set of projects, this is for you! Please register the Friday of the previous week for each class, as registration is limited. For those entering grades 1 – 6. Thursdays: June 22 July 6, and 20 August 3, 17 and 31 at 7:00pm
    Location: Quiet Study
   7:00 PM  -  8:30 PM Teen Disney Sing-a-Long Movie Nights  
    Contact: Alexis Jabour   412-486-0211   jaboural@gmail.com
   

Let's get down to business; there's a whole new world of songs to be sung out there! Make Disney Sing-a-Long Night part of your world! Snacks provided! Grades 7 and up.

Location: Teen Room and Yates Room

   7:00 PM  -  9:00 PM Art and Inspiration International with William Rock  
   

http://artandinspiration.podbean.com/

Check out the podcast interviews of the special guests who have appeared at Art and Inspiration with Willilam Rock over the years.  They are inspiring.
 

    Location: Left Side Community Room

Friday August 18, 2017
     Crafty Friday & Saturday!  
    Contact: Shaler Youth Services   412-486-0211   shaleryouthservices@gmail.com
   8:45 AM  -  9:45 AM Tai Chi Style Movement with John Uddstrom  
    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: June 9th - August 18th and September 15th - December 15th at 10:15.

    Location: Left Side Community Room
   11:00 AM  -  11:30 AM Preschool Parachute  
    Contact: Shaler Youth Services   412-486-0211   shaleryouthservices@gmail.com
   

Parachuting for the Preschool crowd! Thirty activity filled minutes that include music, creative movement, teamwork, and fun! All with one colorful parachute. Fridays: June 9-August 18 at 11:00am.

    Location: Community Room
   11:00 AM  -  11:30 AM Reserve Reads!  
    Contact: Shaler Youth Services   412-486-0211   shaleryouthservices@gmail.com
    NOW TWICE A WEEK! Reserve Reads! - Live in Reserve? Live near Reserve? Bop on over to Saint Aloysius Church (3616 Mt Troy Road) for Summer Reading fun! Stories, crafts and prizes, too! The program will immediately be followed by the free summer lunch service! Hooray! No registration necessary. Mondays and Fridays: The weeks of June 12 through August 14 from 11:00 – 11:30am
    Location: St. Aloyisus Church
   12:00 PM  -  3:00 PM Quilt Group  
   

Hang out with other quilters, share ideas and have a great time!

    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
   

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 without a caregiver. We are grateful to Ed and Mark's Shop N Sace (www.edandmarks.com) for their continued sponsorship of this program. Please register. Fridays: June 9 - August 18 at 12:15pm.

    Location: Left Side Community Room
   2:00 PM  -  6:00 PM AARP Smart Driver Refresher Course  
    Location: Left Side Community Room
     Teen Kpop Dance  
    Contact: Alexis Jabour   412-486-0211   jaboural@gmail.com
   

Learn the choreography to your favorite (or new favorite) Korean pop songs. No dance experience required.

   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!  Since summer isn't over yet, come share an ice cream with us! Please register. Friday, August 18 at 7pm.


Saturday August 19, 2017
     Crafty Friday & Saturday!  
    Contact: Shaler Youth Services   412-486-0211   shaleryouthservices@gmail.com
   9:00 AM  -  11:00 AM German Group  
   10:00 AM  -  11:30 AM Saturday Family Block Parties  
    Contact: Shaler Youth Services   412-486-0211   shaleryouthservices@gmail.com
    Saturday 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. Saturdays: June 3 through September 2 from 10:00am to 11:30am
    Location: Picture Book Room
   10:15 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 the program. Saturdays: June 17, July 15, August 19 at 10:15am
    Location: Reading Readiness Room (formerly Grow a Reader Room)
   11:00 AM  -  12:00 PM Build a Better World Tween Edition  
    Contact: Shaler Youth Services   412-486-0211   shaleryouthservices@gmail.com
   

Learn about a place in the world where people are building and creating and transforming their communities and we’ll do a craft related to that! For those entering grades 4-6.  Saturdays: June 17, July 15 and August 19 at 11:00am

    Location: Young Adult Room
   11:00 AM  -  12:00 PM TEA-Rex  
    Contact: Shaler Youth Services   412-486-0211   shaleryouthservices@gmail.com
    TEA-Rex - Our summer tea party takes on a whole new theme with TEA-Rex. Come play some games, make a tasty treat and listen to some dinostories. Bring your favorite grown-up for TEA-riffic time. Please register. Saturday, August 19 at 11:00am
    Location: Community Room
   6:30 PM  -  9:00 PM Teen Zone Cafe  
    Contact: Kara Falck   412-486-0211   falckk@einetwork.net
   

Enjoy an evening of fun entertainment while sampling sweet treats and drinks as we transform our community room into a cozy coffee shop/café. Showcase your talents or relax in the audience at this casual, laid back evening.  It’s an open mic, so entertain us with a song, dance, joke, poetry reading, a tune on our piano, or on your own instrument. Our baristas will serve up hot cocoa, frappuccinos, tea and assorted treats. Grades 7 and up.


Monday August 21, 2017
   8:45 AM  -  9:45 AM Tai Chi Style Movement with John Uddstrom  
    Location: Community Room
   2:00 PM  -  3:30 PM Monday Movie Matinees  
    Contact: Shaler Youth Services   412-486-0211   shaleryouthservices@gmail.com
   

Monday Movie Matinees - Every Monday, at the Library, bring a pillow and watch a movie on our big screen! Bring a snack or enjoy our popcorn! No registration necessary. Monday: June 5: Moana (PG) Monday, June 12: Trolls (PG) Monday, June 19: A Dog’s Purpose (PG) Monday, June 26: DOUBLE FEATURE Despicable Me 1 and 2 (PG) Monday, July 3: Disneynature: Bears (G) Monday, July 10: Walt Disney Animation Studios Short Films Collection (NR) Monday, July 17: Inside Out (PG) Monday, July 24: Arthur: Brothers and Sisters (G) Monday, July 31: Home (PG) Monday, August 7: The LEGO Batman Movie (PG) Monday, August 14: Kung Fu Panda 3 (PG) Monday, August 21: The Nut Job (PG)

    Location: Community Room
   7:00 PM  -  7:45 PM Talking Yams Book Club  
    Contact: Shaler Youth Services   412-486-0211   shaleryouthservices@gmail.com
    Talking Yams Book Club - Meet with other kids in grades 4 - 6 each month to talk about a great book, do an activity, eat food and have fun! 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, July 3 (All Rise for the Honorable Perry T. Cook by Leslie Connor), July 31 (The Lions of Little Rock by Kristin Levine), and August 21 (The Girl Who Drank the Moon by Kelly Barnhill) at 7:00 pm
    Location: Yates Room
   7:00 PM  -  8:00 PM Walk Bike Shaler  
    Contact: Chris Chirdon   412-608-8684   chirdon@pitt.edu
    Location: Quiet Study

Tuesday August 22, 2017
   1:00 PM  -  4:00 PM SNHL Card Club  
   

If you like to play card games with adults, call the library at 412-486-0211 to join in this social activity. Meet new friends, hone your card-playing skills and learn new card games!

    Location: Quiet Study
   2:00 PM  -  4:00 PM Nonfiction Book Group  
    Location: conference room
   4:30 PM  -  6:00 PM Teens Build a Better World  
    Contact: Alexis Jabour   412=486-0211   jaboural@gmail.com
   

Hang out, eat snacks, and learn something useful to make the world (or your life) a little better. Topics will include: cooking, podcasting, Youtubing, sewing, relaxation/meditation, being a responsible citizen, and more!

Location: Teen Room, Yates Room

   7:00 PM  -  7:45 PM Page Turners Book Group  
    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.  

    Location: conference room
   7:00 PM  -  9:00 PM Shaler Garden Club  
    Location: Community Room

Wednesday August 23, 2017
   10:00 AM  -  12:00 PM Eckhart Tolle Book Discussion  
   

~~New members are welcome!
Join us as we read, discuss and meditate on his works.


Eckhart Tolle is emerging as one of today’s most inspiring teachers.  Currently reading: A New Earth: Awakening to Your Life's Purpose

    Location: conference room
   2:00 PM  -  3:00 PM Knit & Crochet by the Books!  
    Location: Downstairs
   2:00 PM  -  5:00 PM Acrylic Painting with James Guenther  
   

Contact James Guentner 412-486-7516, for details about supplies and fees.

    Location: Left Side Community Room

Thursday August 24, 2017
   10:00 AM  -  12:00 PM Watercolor Class with Elaine Bergstrom  
   

THIS CLASS IS ON HIATUS UNTIL SEPTEMBER 2017

    Location: Quiet Study
   10:15 AM  -  10:55 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: Upstairs
   7:00 PM  -  9:00 PM Art and Inspiration International with William Rock  
   

http://artandinspiration.podbean.com/

Check out the podcast interviews of the special guests who have appeared at Art and Inspiration with Willilam Rock over the years.  They are inspiring.
 

    Location: Left Side Community Room

Friday August 25, 2017
   8:45 AM  -  9:45 AM Tai Chi Style Movement with John Uddstrom  
    Location: Community Room
   12:00 PM  -  3:00 PM Quilt Group  
   

Hang out with other quilters, share ideas and have a great time!

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

Saturday August 26, 2017
   10:00 AM  -  11:30 AM Saturday Family Block Parties  
    Contact: Shaler Youth Services   412-486-0211   shaleryouthservices@gmail.com
    Saturday 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. Saturdays: June 3 through September 2 from 10:00am to 11:30am
    Location: Picture Book Room
   10:00 AM  -  12:00 PM Tail Waggin' Tutors  
    Contact: Caroline Horgan   412-536-1057   horganc@einetwork.net
   

Volunteers and their certified therapy dogs are here the last Saturday of the month.  Stop by and share a story with them! No registration. Saturdays, June 24, July 29, August 26, September 30

    Location: Young Adult Room
   7:00 PM  -  9:00 PM Teen Live Clue  
    Contact: Alexis Jabour   412-486-0211   jaboural@gmail.com
   

The library is a crime scene and only YOU can solve it! Collect clues around the library and figure out which one of your fellow patrons is the culprit!  Grades 7 and up.

Location: Whole Library


Monday August 28, 2017
   8:45 AM  -  9:45 AM Tai Chi Style Movement with John Uddstrom  
    Location: Community Room
   12:30 PM  -  2:30 PM What's Your Story?  
   

Do you have some light-hearted stories from your life you'd like to write about and share with others? This writing group meets the second and fourth Monday of each month. Come as often as you're able!

    Location: conference room

Tuesday August 29, 2017
   10:15 AM  -  11:30 AM Family Place Imagination Station  
    Contact: Shaler North Hills Library   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 30 and August 29 and September 5, from 10:15 - 11:30am

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

If you like to play card games with adults, call the library at 412-486-0211 to join in this social activity. Meet new friends, hone your card-playing skills and learn new card games!

    Location: Downstairs
   7:00 PM  -  7:45 PM Page Turners Book Group  
    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.  

    Location: conference room

Wednesday August 30, 2017
   10:00 AM  -  12:00 PM Eckhart Tolle Book Discussion  
   

~~New members are welcome!
Join us as we read, discuss and meditate on his works.


Eckhart Tolle is emerging as one of today’s most inspiring teachers.  Currently reading: A New Earth: Awakening to Your Life's Purpose

    Location: conference room
   2:00 PM  -  3:00 PM Knit & Crochet by the Books!  
    Location: Downstairs
   2:00 PM  -  5:00 PM Acrylic Painting with James Guenther  
   

Contact James Guentner 412-486-7516, for details about supplies and fees.

    Location: Left Side Community Room

Thursday August 31, 2017
   10:00 AM  -  12:00 PM Watercolor Class with Elaine Bergstrom  
   

THIS CLASS IS ON HIATUS UNTIL SEPTEMBER 2017.

    Location: Quiet Study
   10:15 AM  -  10:55 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: Upstairs
   5:30 PM  -  6:30 PM Teen Anime Club  
   

Let’s talk about anime! We’ll have a selection of anime to choose from for watching . Meet up with fellow anime fans and talk about your favorite show, cosplaying, fanfiction, and anime events around Pittsburgh.

Location: Yates Room

   7:00 PM  -  9:00 PM Art and Inspiration International with William Rock  
   

http://artandinspiration.podbean.com/

Check out the podcast interviews of the special guests who have appeared at Art and Inspiration with Willilam Rock over the years.  They are inspiring.
 

    Location: Left Side Community Room

Friday September 1, 2017
   8:45 AM  -  9:45 AM Tai Chi Style Movement with John Uddstrom  
    Location: Community Room
   12:00 PM  -  3:00 PM Quilt Group  
   

Hang out with other quilters, share ideas and have a great time!

    Location: Quiet Study

Saturday September 2, 2017
   10:00 AM  -  11:30 AM Saturday Family Block Parties  
    Contact: Shaler Youth Services   412-486-0211   shaleryouthservices@gmail.com
    Saturday 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. Saturdays: June 3 through September 2 from 10:00am to 11:30am
    Location: Picture Book Room

Sunday September 3, 2017
   10:00 AM  -  5:00 PM CLOSED for Labor Day Holiday  

Monday September 4, 2017
   8:30 AM  -  8:00 PM CLOSED for Labor Day Holiday  

Tuesday September 5, 2017
   10:15 AM  -  11:30 AM Family Place Imagination Station  
    Contact: Shaler North Hills Library   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 30 and August 29 and September 5, from 10:15 - 11:30am

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

If you like to play card games with adults, call the library at 412-486-0211 to join in this social activity. Meet new friends, hone your card-playing skills and learn new card games!

    Location: Downstairs
   6:30 PM  -  7:30 PM Kids Corner  
   7:00 PM  -  7:45 PM Page Turners Book Group  
    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.  

    Location: conference room

Wednesday September 6, 2017
   10:00 AM  -  12:00 PM Eckhart Tolle Book Discussion  
   

~~New members are welcome!
Join us as we read, discuss and meditate on his works.


Eckhart Tolle is emerging as one of today’s most inspiring teachers.  Currently reading: A New Earth: Awakening to Your Life's Purpose

    Location: conference room
   1:00 PM  -  3:00 PM Fantasy Book Group  
    Location: conference room
   2:00 PM  -  3:00 PM Knit & Crochet by the Books!  
    Location: Downstairs
   2:00 PM  -  5:00 PM Acrylic Painting with James Guenther  
   

Contact James Guentner 412-486-7516, for details about supplies and fees.

    Location: Left Side Community Room
   4:00 PM  -  7:00 PM Mission Mahi Food Truck  
   

Tasty fish tacos are on their way to Shaler North Hills Library, thanks to the Mission Mahi food truck and its amazing mission!  Mission Mahi’s superb Mahi tacos come in a variety of delicious flavors, like the Buffalo, the Yinzer, and so many more!

The Mission Mahi food truck will be parked in the front parking lot...you can’t miss it! For a taste sensation like no other, it’s got to be Mission Mahi!
 A portion of the sales benefit Shaler North Hills Library.

Location:  Front Parking Lot

    Location: front parking lot
   6:30 PM  -  8:00 PM BUSY  
    Location: Downstairs

Thursday September 7, 2017
   10:00 AM  -  12:00 PM Watercolor Class with Elaine Bergstrom  
    Location: Quiet Study
   10:15 AM  -  10:55 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: Upstairs
   6:30 PM  -  8:30 PM Game Night for Adults  
    Location: Right Side Community Room
   7:00 PM  -  9:00 PM Art and Inspiration International with William Rock  
   

http://artandinspiration.podbean.com/

Check out the podcast interviews of the special guests who have appeared at Art and Inspiration with Willilam Rock over the years.  They are inspiring.
 

    Location: Left Side Community Room

Friday September 8, 2017
   8:45 AM  -  9:45 AM Tai Chi Style Movement with John Uddstrom  
    Location: Community Room
   12:00 PM  -  3:00 PM Quilt Group  
   

Hang out with other quilters, share ideas and have a great time!

    Location: Quiet Study

Monday September 11, 2017
   8:45 AM  -  9:45 AM Tai Chi Style Movement with John Uddstrom  
    Location: Community Room
   10:15 AM  -  10:45 AM Mother Goose  
    Contact: Shaler Youth Services   412-486-0211   shaleryouthservices@gmail.com
   10:45 AM  -  11:15 AM Parachute Play  
    Contact: Shaler Youth Services   412-486-0211   shaleryouthservices@gmail.com
   11:15 AM  -  11:45 AM Mother Goose  
    Contact: Shaler Youth Services   412-486-0211   shaleryouthservices@gmail.com
   11:45 AM  -  12:15 PM Parachute Play  
    Contact: Shaler Youth Services   412-486-0211   shaleryouthservices@gmail.com
   12:30 PM  -  2:30 PM What's Your Story?  
   

Do you have some light-hearted stories from your life you'd like to write about and share with others? This writing group meets the second and fourth Monday of each month. Come as often as you're able!

    Location: conference room
   5:15 PM  -  6:15 PM Tai Chi for Health: Beginner  
   

Beginners Welcome! Introduction to this form of Tai Chi, created by a team of medical doctors. It is specifically designed for those who experience arthritis, neuropathy, balance issues, joint replacement, systemic disorders, weakness of the limbs and loss of flexibility. Wear loose clothing and shoes without heels.

Six week session. Fee: $4/session or $20 for six weeks if paid at first session. Pay directly to the instructor.

    Location: Right Side Community Room
   6:30 PM  -  7:15 PM Book Babies at Night  
   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.

Six week session. Fee: $4/session or $20 for six weeks if paid at first session. Pay directly to the instructor.

 

    Location: Right Side Community Room
   6:30 PM  -  8:00 PM Monday Night Book Group  
    Location: Quiet Study

Tuesday September 12, 2017
   10:15 AM  -  10:45 AM Book Babies  
    Contact: Shaler North Hills Library   412-486-0211   shaleryouthservices@gmail.com
   

Book Babies - Lively songs, rhymes and stories for children ages birth through 18 months, with a caregiver. Tuesdays: June 6 to August 15from 10:15 to 10:45am and 11:15 to 11:45am

    Location: Left Side Community Room
   11:15 AM  -  11:45 AM Book Babies  
    Contact: Shaler North Hills Library   412-486-0211   shaleryouthservices@gmail.com
   

Book Babies - Lively songs, rhymes and stories for children ages birth through 18 months, with a caregiver. Tuesdays: June 6 to August 15 from 10:15 to 10:45am and 11:15 to 11:45am

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

f you like to play card games with adults, call the library at 412-486-0211 to join in this social activity. Meet new friends, hone your card-playing skills and learn new card games!

    Location: Quiet Study
   2:00 PM  -  3:00 PM Home Grown Book Group  
    Location: conference 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: – Every Tuesday evening is 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, except for special events. Tuesdays: June 6 through August 15 at 6:30pm. Please note, EVERY Tuesday night there is something fun for families! Please check Special Events sections for those!
    Location: Left Side Community Room
   6:30 PM  -  7:30 PM Kids Corner  
   7:00 PM  -  7:45 PM Page Turners Book Group  
    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.  

    Location: conference room

Wednesday September 13, 2017
   10:00 AM  -  12:00 PM Eckhart Tolle Book Discussion  
   

~~New members are welcome!
Join us as we read, discuss and meditate on his works.


Eckhart Tolle is emerging as one of today’s most inspiring teachers.  Currently reading: A New Earth: Awakening to Your Life's Purpose

    Location: conference room
   10:15 AM  -  10:45 AM Toddler Fun  
    Contact: Shaler North Hills Library   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 11 - May 24 from 10:15 to 10:45am and 11:15 to 11:45am

    Location: Left Side Community Room
   11:15 AM  -  11:45 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 11 - May 24 from 10:15 to 10:45am and 11:15 to 11:45am

    Location: Left Side Community Room
   2:00 PM  -  3:00 PM Knit & Crochet by the Books!  
    Location: Downstairs
   2:00 PM  -  5:00 PM Acrylic Painting with James Guenther  
   

Contact James Guentner 412-486-7516, for details about supplies and fees.

    Location: Left Side Community Room
   6:15 PM  -  8:00 PM Readings in Alternative Everything - Facilitated by Richard Kajuth, Eds, DD  
   

~~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?


If you are enticed by such areas of inquiry, you may be interested in joining our newest reader’s group featuring Readings in Alternative Everything . . . Authors such as Deepak Chopra, Greg Braden, Eckhart Tolle, Graham Hancock, Zecharia Sitchin, and many more are representative names of the types of works the group will consider in the months to come. If titles like the Lost Knowledge of the Ancients, Forbidden Archeology, Mind Over Medicine, and The Afterlife Experiments exhibit language that make you want to peek between the covers, you may want to join in the company of others of like mind!


The group will entertain such engaging themes and follow a protocol for discussion that will stir and elicit conversation about content that each reader gleans from their reading. Since this is a book “study” group, discussion will focus on the central themes of each book for at least two to three monthly sessions, the maximum time allowable for books to be checked out of the system. The goal of the group is not to see how many books we can get through, but to see how much of each book gets through to us!

The book study is being facilitated by Richard Kajuth, EdS, DD. Richard is a former educational consultant, now retired from the Ohio Department of Education. As an avocation, he has been a life long 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.

    Location: Quiet Study
   6:30 PM  -  8:00 PM Wednesday Wiggles  

Thursday September 14, 2017
   10:00 AM  -  12:00 PM Watercolor Class with Elaine Bergstrom  
    Location: Quiet Study
   10:15 AM  -  10:55 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: Upstairs
   7:00 PM  -  9:00 PM Art and Inspiration International with William Rock  
   

 Special Presenation: "Be Where You Are; Walk a Labyrinth" guided by Sister Marian.

http://artandinspiration.podbean.com/


 

    Location: Community Room

Friday September 15, 2017
   8:45 AM  -  9:45 AM Tai Chi Style Movement with John Uddstrom  
    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: June 9th - August 18th and September 15th - December 15th at 10:15.

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

Hang out with other quilters, share ideas and have a great time!

    Location: Quiet Study
   7:00 PM  -  9:00 PM 75th Event  
    Location: All Library

Saturday September 16, 2017
   9:00 AM  -  11:00 AM German Group  
   2:00 PM  -  10:00 PM 75th event  
    Location: Community Room

Monday September 18, 2017
   8:45 AM  -  9:45 AM Tai Chi Style Movement with John Uddstrom  
    Location: Community Room
   10:15 AM  -  10:45 AM Mother Goose  
    Contact: Shaler Youth Services   412-486-0211   shaleryouthservices@gmail.com
   10:45 AM  -  11:15 AM Parachute Play  
    Contact: Shaler Youth Services   412-486-0211   shaleryouthservices@gmail.com
   11:15 AM  -  11:45 AM Mother Goose  
    Contact: Shaler Youth Services   412-486-0211   shaleryouthservices@gmail.com
   11:45 AM  -  12:15 PM Parachute Play  
    Contact: Shaler Youth Services   412-486-0211   shaleryouthservices@gmail.com
   5:15 PM  -  6:15 PM Tai Chi for Health: Beginner  
   

Beginners Welcome! Introduction to this form of Tai Chi, created by a team of medical doctors. It is specifically designed for those who experience arthritis, neuropathy, balance issues, joint replacement, systemic disorders, weakness of the limbs and loss of flexibility. Wear loose clothing and shoes without heels.

Six week session. Fee: $4/session or $20 for six weeks if paid at first session. Pay directly to the instructor.

    Location: Right Side Community Room
   6:30 PM  -  7:15 PM Book Babies at Night  
   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.

Six week session. Fee: $4/session or $20 for six weeks if paid at first session. Pay directly to the instructor.

 

    Location: Right Side Community Room
   7:00 PM  -  8:00 PM Walk Bike Shaler  
    Contact: Chris Chirdon   412-608-8684   chirdon@pitt.edu
    Location: Quiet Study

Tuesday September 19, 2017
   10:15 AM  -  10:45 AM Book Babies  
    Contact: Shaler North Hills Library   412-486-0211   shaleryouthservices@gmail.com
   

Book Babies - Lively songs, rhymes and stories for children ages birth through 18 months, with a caregiver. Tuesdays: June 6 to August 15from 10:15 to 10:45am and 11:15 to 11:45am

    Location: Left Side Community Room
   11:15 AM  -  11:45 AM Book Babies  
    Contact: Shaler North Hills Library   412-486-0211   shaleryouthservices@gmail.com
   

Book Babies - Lively songs, rhymes and stories for children ages birth through 18 months, with a caregiver. Tuesdays: June 6 to August 15 from 10:15 to 10:45am and 11:15 to 11:45am

    Location: Community Room
   1:30 PM  -  3:30 PM The Trip Is On Us!  
    Location: Right Side Community Room
   2:00 PM  -  6:00 PM AARP Smart Driver Course  
    Location: Left Side Community Room
   5:30 PM  -  8:30 PM SNHL Card Club  
   

If you like to play card games with adults, call the library at 412-486-0211 to join in this social activity. Meet new friends, hone your card-playing skills and learn new card games!

    Location: Downstairs
   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: – Every Tuesday evening is 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, except for special events. Tuesdays: June 6 through August 15 at 6:30pm. Please note, EVERY Tuesday night there is something fun for families! Please check Special Events sections for those!
    Location: Left Side Community Room
   6:30 PM  -  7:30 PM Kids Corner  
   6:30 PM  -  8:00 PM BUSY  
    Location: Downstairs
   7:00 PM  -  7:45 PM Page Turners Book Group  
    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.  

    Location: conference room

Wednesday September 20, 2017
   10:00 AM  -  12:00 PM Eckhart Tolle Book Discussion  
   

~~New members are welcome!
Join us as we read, discuss and meditate on his works.


Eckhart Tolle is emerging as one of today’s most inspiring teachers.  Currently reading: A New Earth: Awakening to Your Life's Purpose

    Location: conference room
   10:15 AM  -  10:45 AM Toddler Fun  
    Contact: Shaler North Hills Library   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 11 - May 24 from 10:15 to 10:45am and 11:15 to 11:45am

    Location: Left Side Community Room
   11:15 AM  -  11:45 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 11 - May 24 from 10:15 to 10:45am and 11:15 to 11:45am

    Location: Left Side Community Room
   2:00 PM  -  3:00 PM Knit & Crochet by the Books!  
    Location: Downstairs
   2:00 PM  -  5:00 PM Acrylic Painting with James Guenther  
   

Contact James Guentner 412-486-7516, for details about supplies and fees.

    Location: Left Side Community Room
   6:30 PM  -  8:00 PM Food for Thought Book Group  
    Location: Left Side Community Room

Thursday September 21, 2017
   9:00 AM  -  11:00 AM Adult Services Department Meeting  
    Location: conference room
   10:00 AM  -  12:00 PM Watercolor Class with Elaine Bergstrom  
    Location: Quiet Study
   10:15 AM  -  10:55 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: Upstairs
   2:00 PM  -  4:00 PM North Hills Genealogists Writing Group  
    Location: Yates Room
   2:00 PM  -  6:00 PM AARP Smart Driver Course  
    Location: Left Side Community Room
   2:30 PM  -  4:00 PM Afternoon Mystery Book Group  
    Location: Right Side Community Room
   7:00 PM  -  9:00 PM Art and Inspiration International with William Rock  
   

http://artandinspiration.podbean.com/

Check out the podcast interviews of the special guests who have appeared at Art and Inspiration with Willilam Rock over the years.  They are inspiring.
 

    Location: Left Side Community Room

Friday September 22, 2017
   8:45 AM  -  9:45 AM Tai Chi Style Movement with John Uddstrom  
    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: June 9th - August 18th and September 15th - December 15th at 10:15.

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

Hang out with other quilters, share ideas and have a great time!

    Location: Quiet Study

Saturday September 23, 2017
     Shaler Homecoming  
    Location: All Library

Monday September 25, 2017
   8:45 AM  -  9:45 AM Tai Chi Style Movement with John Uddstrom  
    Location: Community Room
   10:15 AM  -  10:45 AM Mother Goose  
    Contact: Shaler Youth Services   412-486-0211   shaleryouthservices@gmail.com
   10:45 AM  -  11:15 AM Parachute Play  
    Contact: Shaler Youth Services   412-486-0211   shaleryouthservices@gmail.com
   11:15 AM  -  11:45 AM Mother Goose  
    Contact: Shaler Youth Services   412-486-0211   shaleryouthservices@gmail.com
   11:45 AM  -  12:15 PM Parachute Play  
    Contact: Shaler Youth Services   412-486-0211   shaleryouthservices@gmail.com
   12:30 PM  -  2:30 PM What's Your Story?  
   

Do you have some light-hearted stories from your life you'd like to write about and share with others? This writing group meets the second and fourth Monday of each month. Come as often as you're able!

    Location: conference room
   5:15 PM  -  6:15 PM Tai Chi for Health: Beginner  
   

Beginners Welcome! Introduction to this form of Tai Chi, created by a team of medical doctors. It is specifically designed for those who experience arthritis, neuropathy, balance issues, joint replacement, systemic disorders, weakness of the limbs and loss of flexibility. Wear loose clothing and shoes without heels.

Six week session. Fee: $4/session or $20 for six weeks if paid at first session. Pay directly to the instructor.

    Location: Right Side Community Room
   6:30 PM  -  7:15 PM Book Babies at Night  
   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.

Six week session. Fee: $4/session or $20 for six weeks if paid at first session. Pay directly to the instructor.

 

    Location: Right Side Community Room

Tuesday September 26, 2017
   10:15 AM  -  10:45 AM Book Babies  
    Contact: Shaler North Hills Library   412-486-0211   shaleryouthservices@gmail.com
   

Book Babies - Lively songs, rhymes and stories for children ages birth through 18 months, with a caregiver. Tuesdays: June 6 to August 15from 10:15 to 10:45am and 11:15 to 11:45am

    Location: Left Side Community Room
   11:15 AM  -  11:45 AM Book Babies  
    Contact: Shaler North Hills Library   412-486-0211   shaleryouthservices@gmail.com
   

Book Babies - Lively songs, rhymes and stories for children ages birth through 18 months, with a caregiver. Tuesdays: June 6 to August 15 from 10:15 to 10:45am and 11:15 to 11:45am

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

If you like to play card games with adults, call the library at 412-486-0211 to join in this social activity. Meet new friends, hone your card-playing skills and learn new card games!

    Location: Quiet Study
   2:00 PM  -  4:00 PM Nonfiction Book Group  
    Location: conference room
   4:00 PM  -  8:00 PM Book sale set-up  
    Location: Community Room
   7:00 PM  -  7:45 PM Page Turners Book Group  
    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.  

    Location: conference room

Wednesday September 27, 2017
   10:00 AM  -  12:00 PM Eckhart Tolle Book Discussion  
   

~~New members are welcome!
Join us as we read, discuss and meditate on his works.


Eckhart Tolle is emerging as one of today’s most inspiring teachers.  Currently reading: A New Earth: Awakening to Your Life's Purpose

    Location: conference room
   10:15 AM  -  10:45 AM Toddler Fun  
    Contact: Shaler North Hills Library   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 11 - May 24 from 10:15 to 10:45am and 11:15 to 11:45am

    Location: Left Side Community Room
   11:15 AM  -  11:45 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 11 - May 24 from 10:15 to 10:45am and 11:15 to 11:45am

    Location: Left Side Community Room
   2:00 PM  -  3:00 PM Knit & Crochet by the Books!  
    Location: Downstairs
   2:00 PM  -  5:00 PM Acrylic Painting with James Guenther  
   

Contact James Guentner 412-486-7516, for details about supplies and fees.

    Location: Downstairs
   6:00 PM  -  8:00 PM PA Geneaology  
    Location: conference room

Thursday September 28, 2017
   10:00 AM  -  12:00 PM Watercolor Class with Elaine Bergstrom  
    Location: Quiet Study
   10:15 AM  -  10:55 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: Upstairs
   7:00 PM  -  9:00 PM Art and Inspiration International with William Rock  
   

http://artandinspiration.podbean.com/

Check out the podcast interviews of the special guests who have appeared at Art and Inspiration with Willilam Rock over the years.  They are inspiring.
 

    Location: Downstairs

Friday September 29, 2017
   8:45 AM  -  9:45 AM Tai Chi Style Movement with John Uddstrom  
   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: June 9th - August 18th and September 15th - December 15th at 10:15.

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

Hang out with other quilters, share ideas and have a great time!

    Location: Downstairs
   1:30 PM  -  3:30 PM Movies in the Afternoon  
    Location: Yates Room
   6:30 PM  -  8:30 PM Book sale preview night  
    Location: All Library

Saturday September 30, 2017
   10:00 AM  -  12:00 PM Tail Waggin' Tutors  
    Contact: Caroline Horgan   412-536-1057   horganc@einetwork.net
   

Volunteers and their certified therapy dogs are here the last Saturday of the month. Stop by and share a story with them! No registration. Saturdays, June 24, July 29, August 26, September 30

    Location: Young Adult Room
   10:00 AM  -  5:00 PM HAPPY BIRTHDAY History Mysteries  
    Contact: Shaler North Hills Library   412-486-0211   shaleryouthservices@gmail.com
    HAPPY BIRTHDAY History Mysteries Your Shaler North Hills Library turns 75! We will be celebrating all year long! Look for some serious partying this summer, but the fun begins in January! On the last Saturday of every month, work through a History Mystery, solve puzzles and riddles! Come to the Library beginning February 1 to fill out your Birthday Cake and hang it in the Children’s Department. Every time you come to a program, read a book or just visit the Library, add a candle to your Birthday Cake!
    Location: Upstairs
   10:00 AM  -  7:00 PM Book sale  
    Location: Community Room

Sunday October 1, 2017
   10:00 AM  -  5:00 PM Book sale  
    Location: Community Room

Monday October 2, 2017
   8:45 AM  -  9:45 AM Tai Chi Style Movement with John Uddstrom  
    Location: Community Room
   10:15 AM  -  10:45 AM Mother Goose  
    Contact: Shaler Youth Services   412-486-0211   shaleryouthservices@gmail.com
   10:45 AM  -  11:15 AM Parachute Play  
    Contact: Shaler Youth Services   412-486-0211   shaleryouthservices@gmail.com
   11:15 AM  -  11:45 AM Mother Goose  
    Contact: Shaler Youth Services   412-486-0211   shaleryouthservices@gmail.com
   11:45 AM  -  12:15 PM Parachute Play  
    Contact: Shaler Youth Services   412-486-0211   shaleryouthservices@gmail.com
   5:15 PM  -  6:15 PM Tai Chi for Health: Beginner  
   

Beginners Welcome! Introduction to this form of Tai Chi, created by a team of medical doctors. It is specifically designed for those who experience arthritis, neuropathy, balance issues, joint replacement, systemic disorders, weakness of the limbs and loss of flexibility. Wear loose clothing and shoes without heels.

Six week session. Fee: $4/session or $20 for six weeks if paid at first session. Pay directly to the instructor.

    Location: Right Side Community Room
   6:30 PM  -  7:15 PM Book Babies at Night  
   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.

Six week session. Fee: $4/session or $20 for six weeks if paid at first session. Pay directly to the instructor.

 

    Location: Right Side Community Room

Tuesday October 3, 2017
   10:15 AM  -  10:45 AM Book Babies  
    Contact: Shaler North Hills Library   412-486-0211   shaleryouthservices@gmail.com
   

Book Babies - Lively songs, rhymes and stories for children ages birth through 18 months, with a caregiver. Tuesdays: June 6 to August 15from 10:15 to 10:45am and 11:15 to 11:45am

    Location: Left Side Community Room
   11:15 AM  -  11:45 AM Book Babies  
    Contact: Shaler North Hills Library   412-486-0211   shaleryouthservices@gmail.com
   

Book Babies - Lively songs, rhymes and stories for children ages birth through 18 months, with a caregiver. Tuesdays: June 6 to August 15 from 10:15 to 10:45am and 11:15 to 11:45am

    Location: Community Room
   1:00 PM  -  4:00 PM Shaler Garden Club Board Meeting  
    Location: Right Side Community Room
   5:30 PM  -  8:30 PM SNHL Card Club  
   

If you like to play card games with adults, call the library at 412-486-0211 to join in this social activity. Meet new friends, hone your card-playing skills and learn new card games!

    Location: Downstairs
   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: – Every Tuesday evening is 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, except for special events. Tuesdays: June 6 through August 15 at 6:30pm. Please note, EVERY Tuesday night there is something fun for families! Please check Special Events sections for those!
    Location: Left Side Community Room
   6:30 PM  -  7:30 PM Kids Corner  
   7:00 PM  -  7:45 PM Page Turners Book Group  
    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.  

    Location: conference room

Wednesday October 4, 2017
   10:00 AM  -  12:00 PM Eckhart Tolle Book Discussion  
   

~~New members are welcome!
Join us as we read, discuss and meditate on his works.


Eckhart Tolle is emerging as one of today’s most inspiring teachers.  Currently reading: A New Earth: Awakening to Your Life's Purpose

    Location: conference room
   10:15 AM  -  10:45 AM Toddler Fun  
    Contact: Shaler North Hills Library   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 11 - May 24 from 10:15 to 10:45am and 11:15 to 11:45am

    Location: Left Side Community Room
   11:15 AM  -  11:45 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 11 - May 24 from 10:15 to 10:45am and 11:15 to 11:45am

    Location: Left Side Community Room
   1:00 PM  -  3:00 PM Fantasy Book Group  
    Location: conference room
   2:00 PM  -  3:00 PM Knit & Crochet by the Books!  
    Location: Downstairs
   2:00 PM  -  5:00 PM Acrylic Painting with James Guenther  
   

Contact James Guentner 412-486-7516, for details about supplies and fees.

    Location: Left Side Community Room
   6:30 PM  -  8:00 PM BUSY  
    Location: Downstairs
   6:30 PM  -  8:00 PM Wednesday Wiggles  

Thursday October 5, 2017
   10:00 AM  -  12:00 PM Watercolor Class with Elaine Bergstrom  
    Location: Quiet Study
   10:15 AM  -  10:55 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: Upstairs
   6:30 PM  -  8:30 PM Game Night for Adults  
    Location: Right Side Community Room
   7:00 PM  -  9:00 PM Art and Inspiration International with William Rock  
   

http://artandinspiration.podbean.com/

Check out the podcast interviews of the special guests who have appeared at Art and Inspiration with Willilam Rock over the years.  They are inspiring.
 

    Location: Left Side Community Room

Friday October 6, 2017
   8:45 AM  -  9:45 AM Tai Chi Style Movement with John Uddstrom  
    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: June 9th - August 18th and September 15th - December 15th at 10:15.

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

Hang out with other quilters, share ideas and have a great time!

    Location: Quiet Study

Saturday October 7, 2017
   2:00 PM  -  9:00 PM 75th celebration  
    Location: All Library

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