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Wednesday November 14, 2018
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New Release Movie
2:00 PM - 4:00 PM

Join us for a newly released movie, snacks and drinks.  Bring a friend! No registration required.

This month we are showing:  Mamma Mia -- Here we go again.

CONTACT:  Nancy Musser  412-885-2255  mussern@einetwork.net
 
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Book Cooks
6:30 PM - 7:30 PM

In this beginning-to-cook class, young chefs (preschool-grade 2) will develop an appetite for nutritious foods while being introduced to books that reinforce social and academic skills. Experience new foods and new books!  Registration required.  

Wednesdays at 6:30 pm: September 19 (Back to School: Yogurt Fruit Bars), October 24 (Fall: Pumpkin Chocolate Chip Muffins) and November 14 (Sweater Weather: Easy Chicken Noodle Soup) 

SUPPLIES NEEDED FOR NOVEMBER 14 CLASS: one large mixing bowl with lid, a child-safe knife for cutting vegetables, one mixing spoon, measuring cups, measuring spoons

CONTACT:  Dolores Colarosa  412-885-2255  colarosad@einetwork.net
There are 25 spaces available.
Thursday November 15, 2018
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Tales for 2s and 3s
10:30 AM - 11:00 AM

A storytime specifically geared for toddlers who are 24-36 months old with a caregiver. We will read great stories, sing songs, and have plenty of music, movement, and fun that encourages your toddler’s language and development skills! Caregivers are encouraged to actively engage in activities with their child! No registration required. No storytime September 27, October 4 and November 22.

To receive text updates should toddler storytime need to be cancelled, text @talesfor to 81010

 

CONTACT:  Dolores Colarosa  412-885-2255  colarosad@einetwork.net
 
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Anything Book Club
2:00 PM - 3:00 PM

We love to read anything, fiction or non-fiction.  Please join us in our lively monthly book discussion. No registration required. 

This month we are discussing Oscar Wilde's "Picture of Dorian Gray".

CONTACT:  Nancy Musser  412-885-2255  mussern@einetwork.net
 
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Library Board of Trustees Meeting
7:00 PM - 8:00 PM

Members of the Baldwin Board of Trustees are volunteers who donate their time and service to the library and it’s role in the community. The Board sets policy, fiscal goals and strategic direction in support of the Library’s mission and vision.

Baldwin Borough Public Library's Board of Trustees is composed of seven citizens of the community, appointed by Baldwin Borough Council. They serve 3-year terms and may be reappointed. The Board meets monthly at 7pm on the third Thursday of each month at the Library and all meetings are open to the public.

If you have any specific questions, comments or concerns and would like to speak to a Board member, you can email the board or write to:

President of the Board
41 Macek Drive 
Pittsburgh, PA 15227

CONTACT:  Jenny Worley  412-885-2255  worleyj@einetwork.net
LOCATION: Library Program Room
Friday November 16, 2018
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Preschool Story Explorers
10:30 AM - 11:15 AM

Join our preschool program where children ages 3-5 can explore stories through songs, retellings, STEM activities and a craft.  Grow your preschooler's love for reading and learning!  No registration required. There will be no storytime on October 5 and November 23.

To receive text updates should preschool storytime need to be cancelled, text @prekexplor to 81010.

CONTACT:  Dolores Colarosa  412-885-2255  colarosad@einetwork.net
 
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Free BINGO Friday
1:00 PM - 2:30 PM

 

Four corners? Full cover? Postage stamp?  We play 10 games of BINGO, with snacks and prizes!  Bring some friends! No registration required. 

 

CONTACT:  Nancy Musser  412-885-2255  mussern@einetwork.net
 
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Mom's Pamper and Paint Night
7:00 PM - 9:00 PM

You asked for more nights out and we listened! Join local artist Michelle as she presents two amazing programs! Snacks and drinks will be provided! Relax and enjoy a night out just for yourself! Registration required for each program. 

Fridays at 7:00 pm: September 21 (painted wine glass) and November 16 (painted wood pallet sign) 

 

CONTACT:  Dolores Colarosa  412-885-2255  colarosad@einetwork.net
There are 4 spaces available.
Saturday November 17, 2018
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Paws for a Cause with Animal Friends
11:00 AM - 11:45 AM

We welcome Animal Friends back to the library for our fall program lineup! Children will have the opportunity to meet and read aloud to an approved literacy cat or dog, hear stories and participate in a literacy activity.  Readers of all ages and abilities are welcomed! Because all visits are on a volunteer basis, we ask all participants to bring along one item from the Animal Friends Supply Drive list which can be found hereRegistration required. 

Saturdays at 11:00 am: September 22, October 13, November 17 and December 15 (as part of our family holiday party) 

CONTACT:  Dolores Colarosa  412-885-2255  colarosad@einetwork.net
There are many spaces available.
Tuesday November 20, 2018
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Bouncing Babies and Books
10:30 AM - 11:15 AM

This storytime, for babies birth-24 months, will include books, songs, musical instruments, scarves, parachutes and bubbles along with baby playtime/socialization following storytime! Meet new caregivers or meet up with old friends while starting your baby on the rewarding road to reading! No registration required. 

To receive text updates should baby storytime need to be cancelled, text @bouncingba to 81010

CONTACT:  Dolores Colarosa  412-885-2255  colarosad@einetwork.net
 
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Collette Travel Slideshow - Spotlight on London Trip
6:00 PM - 7:00 PM

Please join us for a slide show presentation of our upcoming trip to London, England, in 2019. Matt D'Eramo, from Collette Travel, will present a talk to let you know all the exciting things we will experience on the tour. 

Our tour dates are - September 19 - 25, 2019, with a non-stop flight from Pittsburgh International Airport.

Book Now & Save $100 Per Person:
Double $3,099; Single $3,799; Triple $3,069
Double $2,999* Single $3,699; Triple $2,969
For bookings made after Apr 20, 2019 call for rates.
Included in Price: Round Trip Air from Pittsburgh Intl Airport, Air Taxes and Fees/Surcharges, Hotel Transfers
Not included in price: Cancellation Waiver and Insurance of $315 per person

CONTACT:  Nancy Musser  412-885-2255  mussern@einetwork.net
Wednesday November 21, 2018
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Brushes Before Bedtime
6:30 PM - 7:30 PM

Join us for a night of family art using various techniques and leave with a masterpiece designed by your entire family! We will provide all the supplies and art smocks...your family provides the creativity and fun! No age limit requirements.  A "how to draw" segment will be included in each program.  Registration required. 

Wednesdays at 6:30 pm: September 26 (scarecrow art), November 21 (leaf prints) and December 19 (clay snowman) 

CONTACT:  Dolores Colarosa  412-885-2255  colarosad@einetwork.net
There is 1 space available.
Monday November 26, 2018 - Thursday November 29, 2018
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Family & Community Learning with WQED: PBS Kids ScratchJr Workshop
6:00 PM - 8:00 PM
The PBS KIDS ScratchJr program series is designed for families with children ages 5-8 (siblings welcome) and introduces coding to children by giving them a chance to create their own animated stories using PBS KIDS characters. At each session, we will Eat (dinner for all families will be provided), Explore (hands-on exploration of series goals, Make (families work together to create their own projects on the PBS KIDS ScrachJr app and Share (families share out ideas, learn from one another and build a sense of community). Registration required and includes all four sessions. Registration begins October 22 and is available to 10 families.
Monday-Thursday, November 26 (What is a Maker?), November 27 (What is Coding?), November 28 (What is the Design Engineering Process?) and November 29 (Celebrating Families) from 6-8 pm
This workshop is facilitated by WQED with generous sponsorship from The Jefferson Regional Foundation
CONTACT:  Dolores Colarosa  412-885-2255  colarosad@einetwork.net
There are many spaces available.
Tuesday November 27, 2018
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Bouncing Babies and Books
10:30 AM - 11:15 AM

This storytime, for babies birth-24 months, will include books, songs, musical instruments, scarves, parachutes and bubbles along with baby playtime/socialization following storytime! Meet new caregivers or meet up with old friends while starting your baby on the rewarding road to reading! No registration required. 

To receive text updates should baby storytime need to be cancelled, text @bouncingba to 81010

CONTACT:  Dolores Colarosa  412-885-2255  colarosad@einetwork.net
Thursday November 29, 2018
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Tales for 2s and 3s
10:30 AM - 11:00 AM

A storytime specifically geared for toddlers who are 24-36 months old with a caregiver. We will read great stories, sing songs, and have plenty of music, movement, and fun that encourages your toddler’s language and development skills! Caregivers are encouraged to actively engage in activities with their child! No registration required. No storytime September 27, October 4 and November 22.

To receive text updates should toddler storytime need to be cancelled, text @talesfor to 81010

 

CONTACT:  Dolores Colarosa  412-885-2255  colarosad@einetwork.net
 
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Yoga for Kids with Ms. Leah
4:30 PM - 5:15 PM

Students in grades 2-5 can join Leah Younkins, BWSD Special Education Teacher and Registered Yoga Teacher, for a non-competitive 45 minute yoga class incorporating asana, breath work and a short meditation! Practice will be beginner friendly and fun! Class size will be limited to 12 students per class to provide individualized attention and instruction. Please wear comfortable clothing and bring a yoga mat/towel and water.  Registration required for each class attending. 

Thursdays at 4:30 pm: September 27; October 11 & 25; November 8 & 29; December 6 

CONTACT:  Dolores Colarosa  412-885-2255  colarosad@einetwork.net
There are 6 spaces available.
Friday November 30, 2018
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Preschool Story Explorers
10:30 AM - 11:15 AM

Join our preschool program where children ages 3-5 can explore stories through songs, retellings, STEM activities and a craft.  Grow your preschooler's love for reading and learning!  No registration required. There will be no storytime on October 5 and November 23.

To receive text updates should preschool storytime need to be cancelled, text @prekexplor to 81010.

CONTACT:  Dolores Colarosa  412-885-2255  colarosad@einetwork.net
 
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Teen Pizza Pizzaz
6:30 PM - 8:00 PM

Students in grades 6-12 will enjoy working alongside classmates, learning techniques to make Margherita pizza from scratch.  We’ll get hands-on and cover all the basics such as rules for handling knives, how to read and follow recipes, measuring and mixing, and the importance of kitchen safety. Pizza sampling will be available. Pizzas will be taken home oven-ready!  Registration required.

ITEMS TO BRING TO PROGRAM:  1 cookie sheet, 1 small mixing bowl, 1 large mixing bowl, 1 kitchen towel, measuring cups, measuring spoons, wooden spoon for mixing dough

CONTACT:  Dolores Colarosa  412-885-2255  colarosad@einetwork.net
There are many spaces available.
Saturday December 1, 2018
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Hard Hat Tour of the New Baldwin Library
10:00 AM - 11:00 AM
CONTACT:  Jenny Worley  412-885-2255  worleyj@einetwork.net
LOCATION: Leland Center
There are many spaces available.
Monday December 3, 2018
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Smart Start Art
10:30 AM - 11:30 AM

Children ages 12-36 months can explore, create, hear stories and participate in weekly activities to help them learn and grow. Activities include texture blocks, discovery bottles, rice table fun, educational toys and more! Each program includes a make-and-take art project. No registration required.

Mondays at 10:30 am: September 10, October 1, November 5 and December 3 

CONTACT:  Dolores Colarosa  412-885-2255  colarosad@einetwork.net
 
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iPhoneography
6:30 PM - 7:30 PM

Want to make sure you capture all the great moments this holiday season right on your iPhone? Attend our iPhoneography class and we will break down the best way to take photos and edit them right on your phone! Registration required.

Other class time: Tuesday, Dec. 4 @ 2 pm

CONTACT:  Pam Calfo  412-885-2255  calfop@einetwork.net
There are 9 spaces available.
Tuesday December 4, 2018
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Bouncing Babies and Books
10:30 AM - 11:15 AM

This storytime, for babies birth-24 months, will include books, songs, musical instruments, scarves, parachutes and bubbles along with baby playtime/socialization following storytime! Meet new caregivers or meet up with old friends while starting your baby on the rewarding road to reading! No registration required. 

To receive text updates should baby storytime need to be cancelled, text @bouncingba to 81010

CONTACT:  Dolores Colarosa  412-885-2255  colarosad@einetwork.net
 
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iPhoneography
2:00 PM - 3:00 PM

Want to make sure you capture all the great moments this holiday season right on your iPhone? Attend our iPhoneography class and we will break down the best way to take photos and edit them right on your phone! Registration required.

Other class time: Monday, Dec. 3 @ 6:30 pm

CONTACT:  Pam Calfo  412-885-2255  calfop@einetwork.net
There are 10 spaces available.
Wednesday December 5, 2018
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Movers and Makers Family STEM Nights: Star Wars Edition
6:30 PM - 7:30 PM

Geared to students in grades K-5, families can learn about a monthly Star Wars topic then build, create and discover in this hands-on maker program!?Registration required.? 

Tuesday, September 11 at 6:30 pm (Plastic Fantastic/Jabba Slime)

Wednesdays at 6:30 pm: October 10 (Hovercrafs/Gliding Speeder); November 7 (Energy/Ewok Catapult); December 5 (Galaxy/Cosmic Eggs and a visit from the BWSD Fab Lab!) 

CONTACT:  Dolores Colarosa  412-885-2255  colarosad@einetwork.net
There are many spaces available.
Thursday December 6, 2018
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Tales for 2s and 3s
10:30 AM - 11:00 AM

A storytime specifically geared for toddlers who are 24-36 months old with a caregiver. We will read great stories, sing songs, and have plenty of music, movement, and fun that encourages your toddler’s language and development skills! Caregivers are encouraged to actively engage in activities with their child! No registration required. No storytime September 27, October 4 and November 22.

To receive text updates should toddler storytime need to be cancelled, text @talesfor to 81010

 

CONTACT:  Dolores Colarosa  412-885-2255  colarosad@einetwork.net
 
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Yoga for Kids with Ms. Leah
4:30 PM - 5:15 PM

Students in grades 2-5 can join Leah Younkins, BWSD Special Education Teacher and Registered Yoga Teacher, for a non-competitive 45 minute yoga class incorporating asana, breath work and a short meditation! Practice will be beginner friendly and fun! Class size will be limited to 12 students per class to provide individualized attention and instruction. Please wear comfortable clothing and bring a yoga mat/towel and water.  Registration required for each class attending. 

Thursdays at 4:30 pm: September 27; October 11 & 25; November 8 & 29; December 6 

CONTACT:  Dolores Colarosa  412-885-2255  colarosad@einetwork.net
There are 6 spaces available.
Friday December 7, 2018
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Preschool Story Explorers
10:30 AM - 11:15 AM

Join our preschool program where children ages 3-5 can explore stories through songs, retellings, STEM activities and a craft.  Grow your preschooler's love for reading and learning!  No registration required. There will be no storytime on October 5 and November 23.

To receive text updates should preschool storytime need to be cancelled, text @prekexplor to 81010.

CONTACT:  Dolores Colarosa  412-885-2255  colarosad@einetwork.net
 
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Canvas and Color Teen Paint Night
6:30 PM - 8:00 PM

Students in grades 6-12 are invited to join local artist Michelle and learn how to paint a 9x12 canvas piece of artwork! Techniques are taught using acrylic paint to create a take-home masterpiece ready to hang!  Registration required for each class.  

Fridays at 6:30 pm, October 26 and December 7 

CONTACT:  Dolores Colarosa  412-885-2255  colarosad@einetwork.net
There are many spaces available.
Monday December 10, 2018
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Beyond the Brush Art
6:30 PM - 7:30 PM

Join local Michael’s art and craft instructor Michelle as she shares her love of artistic creativity with the community and brings her talent to the Baldwin Library! Children in grades K-5 can join Michelle as she introduces a new, exciting project each month and take home a beautiful, unique creation! Registration required. 

Mondays at 6:30 pm:  September 17, October 22 and December 10 

CONTACT:  Dolores Colarosa  412-885-2255  colarosad@einetwork.net
There are many spaces available.
Tuesday December 11, 2018
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Bouncing Babies and Books
10:30 AM - 11:15 AM

This storytime, for babies birth-24 months, will include books, songs, musical instruments, scarves, parachutes and bubbles along with baby playtime/socialization following storytime! Meet new caregivers or meet up with old friends while starting your baby on the rewarding road to reading! No registration required. 

To receive text updates should baby storytime need to be cancelled, text @bouncingba to 81010

CONTACT:  Dolores Colarosa  412-885-2255  colarosad@einetwork.net
Wednesday December 12, 2018
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Mystery Lovers Book Club
1:00 PM - 2:00 PM

Want to find out “whodunit”?  We are always looking for new readers and this is one fun group! No registration required. 

This month we will be discussing "Bone Tree" by Greg Iles

 

CONTACT:  Nancy Musser  412-885-2255  mussern@einetwork.net
 
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Family Gingerbread House Night
6:30 PM - 8:00 PM

The whole family can enjoy a night of building, creating and decorating your own holiday gingerbread house! Please bring one bag of candy to share with the group.  We will provide cartons, icing, graham crackers, holiday music and hot chocolate! Registration required and begins November 14

CONTACT:  Dolores Colarosa  412-885-2255  colarosad@einetwork.net
There are 36 spaces available.
Thursday December 13, 2018
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Tales for 2s and 3s
10:30 AM - 11:00 AM

A storytime specifically geared for toddlers who are 24-36 months old with a caregiver. We will read great stories, sing songs, and have plenty of music, movement, and fun that encourages your toddler’s language and development skills! Caregivers are encouraged to actively engage in activities with their child! No registration required. No storytime September 27, October 4 and November 22.

To receive text updates should toddler storytime need to be cancelled, text @talesfor to 81010

 

CONTACT:  Dolores Colarosa  412-885-2255  colarosad@einetwork.net
Friday December 14, 2018
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Preschool Story Explorers
10:30 AM - 11:15 AM

Join our preschool program where children ages 3-5 can explore stories through songs, retellings, STEM activities and a craft.  Grow your preschooler's love for reading and learning!  No registration required. There will be no storytime on October 5 and November 23.

To receive text updates should preschool storytime need to be cancelled, text @prekexplor to 81010.

CONTACT:  Dolores Colarosa  412-885-2255  colarosad@einetwork.net
 
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Free BINGO Friday
1:00 PM - 2:30 PM

 

Four corners? Full cover? Postage stamp?  We play 10 games of BINGO, with snacks and prizes!  Bring some friends! No registration required. 

 

CONTACT:  Nancy Musser  412-885-2255  mussern@einetwork.net
Saturday December 15, 2018
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The Spirit of the Season Holiday Party
10:30 AM - 12:00 PM

In the spirit of the season of giving, we invite your family to join us for holiday festivities: ornament making, holiday stories, a special visit from Animal Friends, a spirited sing-along, refreshments and a visit from the jolly guy in the red suit! Registration required and begins November 15

Tuesday December 18, 2018
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Bouncing Babies and Books
10:30 AM - 11:15 AM

This storytime, for babies birth-24 months, will include books, songs, musical instruments, scarves, parachutes and bubbles along with baby playtime/socialization following storytime! Meet new caregivers or meet up with old friends while starting your baby on the rewarding road to reading! No registration required. 

To receive text updates should baby storytime need to be cancelled, text @bouncingba to 81010

CONTACT:  Dolores Colarosa  412-885-2255  colarosad@einetwork.net
Wednesday December 19, 2018
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Brushes Before Bedtime
6:30 PM - 7:30 PM

Join us for a night of family art using various techniques and leave with a masterpiece designed by your entire family! We will provide all the supplies and art smocks...your family provides the creativity and fun! No age limit requirements.  A "how to draw" segment will be included in each program.  Registration required. 

Wednesdays at 6:30 pm: September 26 (scarecrow art), November 21 (leaf prints) and December 19 (clay snowman) 

CONTACT:  Dolores Colarosa  412-885-2255  colarosad@einetwork.net
There are 7 spaces available.
Thursday December 20, 2018
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Anything Book Club
2:00 PM - 3:00 PM

We love to read anything, fiction or non-fiction.  Please join us in our lively monthly book discussion. No registration required. 

 

CONTACT:  Nancy Musser  412-885-2255  mussern@einetwork.net
 
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Library Board of Trustees Meeting
7:00 PM - 8:00 PM

Members of the Baldwin Board of Trustees are volunteers who donate their time and service to the library and it’s role in the community. The Board sets policy, fiscal goals and strategic direction in support of the Library’s mission and vision.

Baldwin Borough Public Library's Board of Trustees is composed of seven citizens of the community, appointed by Baldwin Borough Council. They serve 3-year terms and may be reappointed. The Board meets monthly at 7pm on the third Thursday of each month at the Library and all meetings are open to the public.

If you have any specific questions, comments or concerns and would like to speak to a Board member, you can email the board or write to:

President of the Board
41 Macek Drive 
Pittsburgh, PA 15227

CONTACT:  Jenny Worley  412-885-2255  worleyj@einetwork.net
LOCATION: Library Program Room
Wednesday January 23, 2019
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Mystery Lovers Book Club
1:00 PM - 2:00 PM

Who dunnit?  Come and find out as we are mystery lovers!  New members are always welcome.

This month we will discuss "Mississippi Blood" by Greg Iles

CONTACT:  Nancy Musser  412-885-2255  mussern@einetwork.net

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