Library Events


EventKeeper, your web calendar solution, has some questions about your browser.
Please click here.

  


Friday June 1, 2018 - Friday August 24, 2018
ent_guitar01
LIBRARIES ROCK! Summer Reading at Baldwin Library

Summer Reading begins June 1 and concludes on August 24.

For children birth through entering 5th grade: Registration begins at our Summer Reading Kickoff Party on June 1 at 6:30 pm (registration required - please see June 1 event listing) and is ongoing throughout the summer. Children earn tickets and tokens for time spent reading: tickets for chances to win end-of-summer reading prizes, and tokens they can enter into charity boxes of their choosing to help "give back" to those in need. We conclude our program with our end-of-summer BBQ on August 24 at 6:30 pm (registration required - please see August 24 event listing). 

For teens: Calling all teens in grades 6-12 to register for teen summer reading! Every 50 pages read earns you a raffle ticket for more chances to win awesome gift cards and YA books!  

For adults: For every book read, simply fill out a reading slip and drop it in our raffle basket. There will be a weekly drawing throughout the summer!

Please register for summer reading in person at the library.  We look forward to seeing you!

CONTACT:  Dolores Colarosa  412-885-2255  colarosad@einetwork.net
Monday June 25, 2018
misc_kidsreading
Monday Morning Moms and Dads
10:30 AM - 11:30 AM

Join our Monday morning caregiver/child playgroup for children birth-3 years! We will meet in June and August, participate in a take-home art project along with a lot of play time with our new rice/water table, as well as fun learning, building and educational toys. It’s a great way to socialize, meet new caregivers and for your child to meet new friends! No registration required.

Mondays at 10:30 am: June 11 & 25; August 6 & 20

CONTACT:  Dolores Colarosa  412-885-2255  colarosad@einetwork.net
 
misc_none
Panda Express Fundraiser
12:00 PM - 8:00 PM

Dine at Panda Express (or take it to go!) and support the Baldwin Library on Monday, June 25 from 12 pm to 8 pm! Present this slip to your server and 20% of your check will support our library. Thank you for your support!

When: Monday, June 25 from 12 pm to 8 pm

Where: Panda Express at 2070 Lebanon Church Road: West Mifflin, PA 15122

This applies to both eat-in and takeout orders. You can bring the slip or show it on your phone or tablet when you check out.

CONTACT:  Jenny Worley  412-885-2255  worleyj@einetwork.net
LOCATION: Panda Express
 
ent_masks_bw
Teen Musical Theater
1:00 PM - 3:00 PM

We are thrilled to welcome Jaycee Revo back for her second summer of directing our Teen Musical Theater production! Students entering grades 6-12 are encouraged to participate in this year’s musical, Wonderland! Rehearsals will be held twice a week for two hours each day with a performance on August 10 at 7:00 pm at Harrison Middle School. You must be available for most of the practices and for the performance date. Parental permission forms are available at the library and must be completed before the first practice is held. Registration required. You only need to register on June 11 to be registered for all rehearsals, tech week and performance night.

Practice dates: Mondays, June 11-July 30 and Fridays, June 15-August 3 from 1:00-3:00 pm at the Baldwin Library

Tech Week: August 6-9 from 1:00-3:00 pm at Harrison Middle School

Performance night: August 10 at 7:00 pm at Harrison Middle School

CONTACT:  Dolores Colarosa  412-885-2255  colarosad@einetwork.net
 
anim_butterfly_02
Butterfly Project
2:00 PM - 3:00 PM

The Holocaust Center of Pittsburgh, together with the Allegheny County Library Association, will present a meaningful, intergenerational program. Participants will learn about children who died in the Holocaust, and each participant will receive a card with the story of a specific child. They will then paint a butterfly, inspired by the story of that child. Butterflies will be displayed in our library! It is our hope that the butterflies will be visible across the city! This program is recommended for students in grade 4 and up, teens and adults. Registration required.

CONTACT:  Dolores Colarosa  412-885-2255  colarosad@einetwork.net
There are many spaces available.
 
school_graduate
College Admissions Presentation - CANCELLED by presenter - rescheduled for September 27
6:30 PM - 8:00 PM

Is college now on your radar? Does the prep process seem overwhelming? Join Chris Hitchens from College Admissions Solutions for a one-hour presentation for both students and parents. This program includes the steps necessary to successfully navigate the college investigation and application process and provides help as parents support their child through this journey. Topics covered in presentation include: aptitude testing, career discussion, college majors, colleges that make sense, high school classes, SAT/ACT prep, financial aid, scholarships, college essays and college visits. There will be a Q&A session at the conclusion of the program. Registration required.

CONTACT:  Dolores Colarosa  412-885-2255  colarosad@einetwork.net
Tuesday June 26, 2018
misc_baby.GIF
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. There will be no storytime on July 3.

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

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

KinderFlute is a program perfect for children ages 4-9 that teaches them music and how to play flute through games and movement. We are offering two, FREE, introductory classes taught by a private flute teacher and KinderFlute instructor, Katie Shesko. Flutes and materials for activities will all be provided, with an option to borrow the practice instrument with a monetary deposit.

CONTACT:  Dolores Colarosa  412-885-2255  colarosad@einetwork.net
 
lib_book_pencil
Elementary Fundamentals FREE Tutoring
6:00 PM - 8:00 PM

Club Z! In-Home Tutoring Services of South Park will be holding three, free Elementary reading and math tutoring programs at our library! Tutors will work with students entering grades K-5 in small, grade-appropriate groups on reading (grammar, vocabulary, reading comprehension) and math (problem solving, timed math, word problems) skills as well as provide each family with reading and study/homework strategies to take home. There will be a raffle for one lucky student to win a tote with school supplies and other goodies to restock their locker, desk, and pencil case. Each session is limited to 12 students. Registration required for EACH session attending.

Tuesdays from 6:00-8:00 pm: June 26, July 10 and July 31

CONTACT:  Dolores Colarosa  412-885-2255  colarosad@einetwork.net
Wednesday June 27, 2018
misc_none
Great American Read
6:30 PM - 8:00 PM

Join us as we celebrate 100 great American novels chosen by PBS.  Which ones have you read?  Which is your favorite? We will watch part of the one-hour program hosted by Meredith Viera (it's great!), enjoys some snacks and vote online for our favorite titles.  We will also have some prize drawings!

We encourage all of you who love to read -- and who love to talk about books, to come and bring a friend.

Registration is not rquired.

CONTACT:  Nancy Musser  412-885-2255  mussern@einetwork.net
Thursday June 28, 2018
rec_yoga
YOGreAt Yoga Camp
12:30 PM - 1:15 PM

Are you in or entering grades 3-5, have energy to expend and ready to try something new that’s beneficial to movement and mindfulness? 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 or towel. Registration required for each class attending.

Thursdays at 12:30 pm: June 14 through July 26 (no class July 5)

CONTACT:  Dolores Colarosa  412-885-2255  colarosad@einetwork.net
There are 5 spaces available.
 
misc_none
Yoga at the Library
7:00 PM - 8:00 PM

Yoga is a great way to learn how to let go of stress and tension. Come join Karyna for some movement that will increase your flexibly and focus. All levels welcome. Pay what you can, donation, at the door. Come to one or all sessions.

Registration Requested.

CONTACT:  Jenny Worley  412-885-2255  worleyj@einetwork.net
There are 10 spaces available.
Friday June 29, 2018
ent_masks_bw
Teen Musical Theater
1:00 PM - 3:00 PM

We are thrilled to welcome Jaycee Revo back for her second summer of directing our Teen Musical Theater production! Students entering grades 6-12 are encouraged to participate in this year’s musical, Wonderland! Rehearsals will be held twice a week for two hours each day with a performance on August 10 at 7:00 pm at Harrison Middle School. You must be available for most of the practices and for the performance date. Parental permission forms are available at the library and must be completed before the first practice is held. Registration required. You only need to register on June 11 to be registered for all rehearsals, tech week and performance night.

Practice dates: Mondays, June 11-July 30 and Fridays, June 15-August 3 from 1:00-3:00 pm at the Baldwin Library

Tech Week: August 6-9 from 1:00-3:00 pm at Harrison Middle School

Performance night: August 10 at 7:00 pm at Harrison Middle School

CONTACT:  Dolores Colarosa  412-885-2255  colarosad@einetwork.net
Monday July 2, 2018
ent_masks_bw
Teen Musical Theater
1:00 PM - 3:00 PM

We are thrilled to welcome Jaycee Revo back for her second summer of directing our Teen Musical Theater production! Students entering grades 6-12 are encouraged to participate in this year’s musical, Wonderland! Rehearsals will be held twice a week for two hours each day with a performance on August 10 at 7:00 pm at Harrison Middle School. You must be available for most of the practices and for the performance date. Parental permission forms are available at the library and must be completed before the first practice is held. Registration required. You only need to register on June 11 to be registered for all rehearsals, tech week and performance night.

Practice dates: Mondays, June 11-July 30 and Fridays, June 15-August 3 from 1:00-3:00 pm at the Baldwin Library

Tech Week: August 6-9 from 1:00-3:00 pm at Harrison Middle School

Performance night: August 10 at 7:00 pm at Harrison Middle School

CONTACT:  Dolores Colarosa  412-885-2255  colarosad@einetwork.net
Thursday July 5, 2018
misc_kidsreading1
Cruise into Kindergarten with Play K
10:30 AM - 11:30 AM

Is your child entering Kindergarten in the fall? With materials provided through the Cruise into Kindergarten program grant by The Office of Commonwealth Libraries, we are excited for our second summer series of Play K programs for children and caregivers. The Play K curriculum allows children entering Kindergarten in the fall to learn necessary skills through educational play and themed playscapes. All activities are aligned with the PA Learning Standards and Kindergarten readiness skills such as using scissors, using a calendar and taking turns. Registration required.

Thursdays at 10:30 am: June 21, July 5 and 19; August 2 and 16

CONTACT:  Dolores Colarosa  412-885-2255  colarosad@einetwork.net
There are many spaces available.
 
ent_note
KinderFlute
2:00 PM - 3:00 PM

KinderFlute is a program perfect for children ages 4-9 that teaches them music and how to play flute through games and movement. We are offering two, FREE, introductory classes taught by a private flute teacher and KinderFlute instructor, Katie Shesko. Flutes and materials for activities will all be provided, with an option to borrow the practice instrument with a monetary deposit.

CONTACT:  Dolores Colarosa  412-885-2255  colarosad@einetwork.net
There are many spaces available.
 
office_money_bills_coins
Young Professionals Bootcamp
6:00 PM - 7:00 PM

Children ages 8-12 can get a jump-start on money matters as Kian Nowrouzi brings his Young Professionals Bootcamp to the library for a four-week session covering financial literacy topics such as budgeting, business, personal finance and investments, all age-appropriate and presented in a mix of interactive presentations and games to help children learn how to become responsible money managers! This program is in collaboration with Whitehall and Brentwood Libraries and will be held at the Baldwin Library. Registration required for each session attending.

Thursdays at 6:00 pm: July 5 & 19; August 2 & 16

CONTACT:  Dolores Colarosa  412-885-2255  colarosad@einetwork.net
There are 28 spaces available.
Friday July 6, 2018
lib_book_mag
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 June 29.

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

CONTACT:  Dolores Colarosa  412-885-2255  colarosad@einetwork.net
 
ent_masks_bw
Teen Musical Theater
1:00 PM - 3:00 PM

We are thrilled to welcome Jaycee Revo back for her second summer of directing our Teen Musical Theater production! Students entering grades 6-12 are encouraged to participate in this year’s musical, Wonderland! Rehearsals will be held twice a week for two hours each day with a performance on August 10 at 7:00 pm at Harrison Middle School. You must be available for most of the practices and for the performance date. Parental permission forms are available at the library and must be completed before the first practice is held. Registration required. You only need to register on June 11 to be registered for all rehearsals, tech week and performance night.

Practice dates: Mondays, June 11-July 30 and Fridays, June 15-August 3 from 1:00-3:00 pm at the Baldwin Library

Tech Week: August 6-9 from 1:00-3:00 pm at Harrison Middle School

Performance night: August 10 at 7:00 pm at Harrison Middle School

CONTACT:  Dolores Colarosa  412-885-2255  colarosad@einetwork.net
 
nat_stars
Baldwin Community Star Party!
8:15 PM - 9:15 PM

All ages are welcome to join us as the Amateur Astronomers Association of Pittsburgh presents a short astronomy overview followed by a guided viewing of the wonders of the night sky through telescopes. Please bring along your own binoculars if you have them! Registration required.

Friday, July 6 at 8:15 pm (in case of inclement weather, the makeup date would be July 13 at 8:15 pm)

CONTACT:  Dolores Colarosa  412-885-2255  colarosad@einetwork.net
There are many spaces available.
Sunday July 8, 2018 - Saturday July 14, 2018
misc_none
Canada European Style 7 day Trip
6:30 AM - 5:30 PM

July 8 – 14, 2018

Baldwin Library presents - Canada European Style

A 7 – day motorcoach trip from Lenzner Tour and Travel

Day 1 – 2 : Our trek northward will take us to our multi-faceted neighbor to the north – Canada. Think of it as traveling to Britain at half the cost!  We will enjoy “royal” treatment in Canada’s magnificent capital – Ottawa.  During our Ottawa city tour, a local guide will provide commentary as we visit the Parliament Building, Byward Market, and the Canadian Museum of History. The military event, Changing of the Guards, will fascinate you. (CB, D)

Day 3 – 4 : We will see Canada’s unique French side with a visit to the province of Quebec.  Two nights will be spent in Quebec City.  A local guide will give us a complete historic and modern city tour.  We’ll see “Place d’Armes”, Parliament, Plains of Abraham and a walking tour of Place Royale.  We will enjoy lunch at the famous Chateau Frontenac, visit the healing church, Ste. Anne-de-Beaupre Basilica, and the Island of Orleans. (2B, L, D)

Day 5 : As we leave Quebec City, we will have a memorable experience in store – visiting the unique “European” city of Montreal. We will be treated to delicious cuisine and fully guided sightseeing in Montreal, including a visit to the Notre Dame Basilica. (B, D)

Day 6 : We will head toward New York State and charming Alexandria Bay where we will enjoy a narrated cruise of the 1000 Islands. (B, D)

Day 7 : A scenic day of travel will carry us back to Pennsylvania with many wonderful memories. (B)

You will need a valid passport for this trip.

Cost per person, per room occupancy:

$1,569.00 double; $1,999.00 single; $1,457.00 triple

Optional insurance is $107.00 for double and single ; $65 for triple. Payment due with registration.

Includes two nights lodging at Residence Inn in Ottawa, two nights lodging at Hotel Chateau Laurier, one night’s lodging at Hotel Universel and one night at Best Western Inn.  Six breakfasts, four dinners and one lunch and most attractions. If you have questions, please call Nancy Musser at 412-885-2255.

CONTACT:  Nancy Musser  412-885-2255  mussern@einetwork.net
Monday July 9, 2018
misc_twodancers
Dance Me a Story with Pittsburgh Ballet Theater
10:30 AM - 11:15 AM

We are excited to announce that the Pittsburgh Ballet Theater will be presenting a four-week dance session to children ages 3-5! Children can move and groove to favorite stories such as Barnyard Dance Party and Giraffes Can’t Dance! Each class will begin with simple stretches and warm-ups before journeying into each story and its characters through movement and song. Parents are welcomed and encouraged to participate with their child! Registration required for each session.

Mondays at 10:30 am, July 9, 16, 23 and 30

CONTACT:  Dolores Colarosa  412-885-2255  colarosad@einetwork.net
There are many spaces available.
 
ent_masks_bw
Teen Musical Theater
1:00 PM - 3:00 PM

We are thrilled to welcome Jaycee Revo back for her second summer of directing our Teen Musical Theater production! Students entering grades 6-12 are encouraged to participate in this year’s musical, Wonderland! Rehearsals will be held twice a week for two hours each day with a performance on August 10 at 7:00 pm at Harrison Middle School. You must be available for most of the practices and for the performance date. Parental permission forms are available at the library and must be completed before the first practice is held. Registration required. You only need to register on June 11 to be registered for all rehearsals, tech week and performance night.

Practice dates: Mondays, June 11-July 30 and Fridays, June 15-August 3 from 1:00-3:00 pm at the Baldwin Library

Tech Week: August 6-9 from 1:00-3:00 pm at Harrison Middle School

Performance night: August 10 at 7:00 pm at Harrison Middle School

CONTACT:  Dolores Colarosa  412-885-2255  colarosad@einetwork.net
 
rec_scissors&glue
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: June 11, July 9 and August 13

CONTACT:  Dolores Colarosa  412-885-2255  colarosad@einetwork.net
There are many spaces available.
Tuesday July 10, 2018
misc_baby.GIF
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
 
rec_yoga
Yoga for Teens
1:00 PM - 2:00 PM

Join Beth Christiano, Ph.D., licensed psychologist, certified yoga instructor with over 20 years of experience promoting the wellness of children and adolescents and owner of Clarity Wellness & Performance, for a 4-week yoga series. Teens entering grades 6-12 will practice the vinyasa flow style of yoga, which links breathing with yoga poses and movement. No prior experience with yoga is necessary. The practice can be modified to meet the needs of individual teens. Please wear comfortable clothing and bring a yoga mat or towel. Registration required for each session.

Tuesdays at 1:00 pm: July 10, 17, 24 and 31

CONTACT:  Dolores Colarosa  412-885-2255  colarosad@einetwork.net
There are many spaces available.
 
lib_book_pencil
Elementary Fundamentals FREE Tutoring
6:00 PM - 8:00 PM

Club Z! In-Home Tutoring Services of South Park will be holding three, free Elementary reading and math tutoring programs at our library! Tutors will work with students entering grades K-5 in small, grade-appropriate groups on reading (grammar, vocabulary, reading comprehension) and math (problem solving, timed math, word problems) skills as well as provide each family with reading and study/homework strategies to take home. There will be a raffle for one lucky student to win a tote with school supplies and other goodies to restock their locker, desk, and pencil case. Each session is limited to 12 students. Registration required for EACH session attending.

Tuesdays from 6:00-8:00 pm: June 26, July 10 and July 31

CONTACT:  Dolores Colarosa  412-885-2255  colarosad@einetwork.net
There are 8 spaces available.
Wednesday July 11, 2018
misc_kidsreading1
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. 

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

 

CONTACT:  Tracy Bakowski  412-885-2255  bakowskit@einetwork.net
 
ent_film-reel
Family Movie Night
6:00 PM - 8:00 PM

Relax this summer with a new release family movie! Bring sleeping bags and pillows and wear your jammies! Registration required.

Wednesday at 6:00 pm: July 11 (A Wrinkle In Time - PG)

CONTACT:  Dolores Colarosa  412-885-2255  colarosad@einetwork.net
There are many spaces available.
Thursday July 12, 2018
ent_note
Making Music w/Carnegie Science Center
11:00 AM - 12:00 PM

Students in grades K-2 can join Carnegie Science Center's "Science on the Road" team to create a symphony of sound in new and exciting ways! Students will build their own kazoo to make and take to keep the concert going! Registration required.

CONTACT:  Dolores Colarosa  412-885-2255  colarosad@einetwork.net
There are 25 spaces available.
 
rec_yoga
YOGreAt Yoga Camp
12:30 PM - 1:15 PM

Are you in or entering grades 3-5, have energy to expend and ready to try something new that’s beneficial to movement and mindfulness? 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 or towel. Registration required for each class attending.

Thursdays at 12:30 pm: June 14 through July 26 (no class July 5)

CONTACT:  Dolores Colarosa  412-885-2255  colarosad@einetwork.net
There are 9 spaces available.
 
food_carrot.GIF
Family Fun in the Garden
6:30 PM - 7:30 PM

Our Family Fun Nights will focus on the garden! Each program will cover a topic related to gardening and will include a related make-and-take activity! Registration required for each class.

Thursdays at 6:30 pm: June 21 (herb/vegetable garden/seeds), July 12 (bird feeders) and 26 (kitchen plants), and August 9 (worm farms) and 23 (garden recipes)

CONTACT:  Tracy Bakowski  412-885-2255  bakowskit@einetwork.net
REGISTRATION CLOSED.   (NO WAITING LIST)
Friday July 13, 2018
lib_book_mag
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 June 29.

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

CONTACT:  Dolores Colarosa  412-885-2255  colarosad@einetwork.net
 
ent_masks_bw
Teen Musical Theater
1:00 PM - 3:00 PM

We are thrilled to welcome Jaycee Revo back for her second summer of directing our Teen Musical Theater production! Students entering grades 6-12 are encouraged to participate in this year’s musical, Wonderland! Rehearsals will be held twice a week for two hours each day with a performance on August 10 at 7:00 pm at Harrison Middle School. You must be available for most of the practices and for the performance date. Parental permission forms are available at the library and must be completed before the first practice is held. Registration required. You only need to register on June 11 to be registered for all rehearsals, tech week and performance night.

Practice dates: Mondays, June 11-July 30 and Fridays, June 15-August 3 from 1:00-3:00 pm at the Baldwin Library

Tech Week: August 6-9 from 1:00-3:00 pm at Harrison Middle School

Performance night: August 10 at 7:00 pm at Harrison Middle School

CONTACT:  Dolores Colarosa  412-885-2255  colarosad@einetwork.net
Saturday July 14, 2018
misc_none
Introduction to Crochet and Knitting with Emily
12:00 PM - 1:00 PM

Learn how to knit or crochet with Emily Klaczac or bring along a project that you need some help with.

Registration is required.

CONTACT:  Nancy Musser  412-885-2255  mussern@einetwork.net
There are 6 spaces available.
Monday July 16, 2018
misc_twodancers
Dance Me a Story with Pittsburgh Ballet Theater
10:30 AM - 11:15 AM

We are excited to announce that the Pittsburgh Ballet Theater will be presenting a four-week dance session to children ages 3-5! Children can move and groove to favorite stories such as Barnyard Dance Party and Giraffes Can’t Dance! Each class will begin with simple stretches and warm-ups before journeying into each story and its characters through movement and song. Parents are welcomed and encouraged to participate with their child! Registration required for each session.

Mondays at 10:30 am, July 9, 16, 23 and 30

CONTACT:  Dolores Colarosa  412-885-2255  colarosad@einetwork.net
There are many spaces available.
 
ent_masks_bw
Teen Musical Theater
1:00 PM - 3:00 PM

We are thrilled to welcome Jaycee Revo back for her second summer of directing our Teen Musical Theater production! Students entering grades 6-12 are encouraged to participate in this year’s musical, Wonderland! Rehearsals will be held twice a week for two hours each day with a performance on August 10 at 7:00 pm at Harrison Middle School. You must be available for most of the practices and for the performance date. Parental permission forms are available at the library and must be completed before the first practice is held. Registration required. You only need to register on June 11 to be registered for all rehearsals, tech week and performance night.

Practice dates: Mondays, June 11-July 30 and Fridays, June 15-August 3 from 1:00-3:00 pm at the Baldwin Library

Tech Week: August 6-9 from 1:00-3:00 pm at Harrison Middle School

Performance night: August 10 at 7:00 pm at Harrison Middle School

CONTACT:  Dolores Colarosa  412-885-2255  colarosad@einetwork.net
 
misc_none
Learn Bus
6:00 PM
CONTACT:  Jenny Worley  412-885-2255  worleyj@einetwork.net
LOCATION: Library Program Room
Tuesday July 17, 2018
misc_baby.GIF
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
 
rec_yoga
Yoga for Teens
1:00 PM - 2:00 PM

Join Beth Christiano, Ph.D., licensed psychologist, certified yoga instructor with over 20 years of experience promoting the wellness of children and adolescents and owner of Clarity Wellness & Performance, for a 4-week yoga series. Teens entering grades 6-12 will practice the vinyasa flow style of yoga, which links breathing with yoga poses and movement. No prior experience with yoga is necessary. The practice can be modified to meet the needs of individual teens. Please wear comfortable clothing and bring a yoga mat or towel. Registration required for each session.

Tuesdays at 1:00 pm: July 10, 17, 24 and 31

CONTACT:  Dolores Colarosa  412-885-2255  colarosad@einetwork.net
There are many spaces available.
 
misc_none
Book to Movie Club: Movie Viewing
6:30 PM - 8:30 PM
Join us for our BRAND NEW book club at the library! Each month we will be reading a book, watching the movie adaptation and then discussing the differences, similarities and more! Be sure to join us. If you have questions about this NEW program, see Pam!  No registration required.
 
This month's title: The Outsiders 
CONTACT:  Pam Calfo  412-885-2255  calfop@einetwork.net
Wednesday July 18, 2018
misc_kidsreading1
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. 

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

 

CONTACT:  Tracy Bakowski  412-885-2255  bakowskit@einetwork.net
 
misc_none
New Release Movie
2:00 PM - 4:00 PM

Join us for a newly released movie and enjoy a few snacks. Bring a friend! Registration is not required.

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

Reading has never tasted so good! In this beginning-to-cook class, young chefs (preschool-grade2) will develop an appetite for nutritious foods while being introduced to books that reinforce social and academic skills. Experience new foods and new books! Please see our website for supplies needed for each class. Registration required.

Wednesdays at 6:30 pm: June 20 (Waffle Ice Cream Sandwiches), July 18 (Strawberry Shortcake) and August 15 (Fresh Blueberry Muffins)

CONTACT:  Dolores Colarosa  412-885-2255  colarosad@einetwork.net
Thursday July 19, 2018
misc_kidsreading1
Cruise into Kindergarten with Play K
10:30 AM - 11:30 AM

Is your child entering Kindergarten in the fall? With materials provided through the Cruise into Kindergarten program grant by The Office of Commonwealth Libraries, we are excited for our second summer series of Play K programs for children and caregivers. The Play K curriculum allows children entering Kindergarten in the fall to learn necessary skills through educational play and themed playscapes. All activities are aligned with the PA Learning Standards and Kindergarten readiness skills such as using scissors, using a calendar and taking turns. Registration required.

Thursdays at 10:30 am: June 21, July 5 and 19; August 2 and 16

CONTACT:  Dolores Colarosa  412-885-2255  colarosad@einetwork.net
There are many spaces available.
 
rec_yoga
YOGreAt Yoga Camp
12:30 PM - 1:15 PM

Are you in or entering grades 3-5, have energy to expend and ready to try something new that’s beneficial to movement and mindfulness? 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 or towel. Registration required for each class attending.

Thursdays at 12:30 pm: June 14 through July 26 (no class July 5)

CONTACT:  Dolores Colarosa  412-885-2255  colarosad@einetwork.net
There are 9 spaces available.
 
misc_none
Anything Book Club
2:00 PM - 3:00 PM

We'd love to have you join us!  We read ANYTHING! This month we will discuss "My Long Trip Home" by Mark Whitaker.

CONTACT:  Nancy Musser  412-885-2255  mussern@einetwork.net
 
office_money_bills_coins
Young Professionals Bootcamp
6:00 PM - 7:00 PM

Children ages 8-12 can get a jump-start on money matters as Kian Nowrouzi brings his Young Professionals Bootcamp to the library for a four-week session covering financial literacy topics such as budgeting, business, personal finance and investments, all age-appropriate and presented in a mix of interactive presentations and games to help children learn how to become responsible money managers! This program is in collaboration with Whitehall and Brentwood Libraries and will be held at the Baldwin Library. Registration required for each session attending.

Thursdays at 6:00 pm: July 5 & 19; August 2 & 16

CONTACT:  Dolores Colarosa  412-885-2255  colarosad@einetwork.net
There are 28 spaces available.
 
misc_none
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 July 20, 2018
lib_book_mag
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 June 29.

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

CONTACT:  Dolores Colarosa  412-885-2255  colarosad@einetwork.net
 
ent_masks_bw
Teen Musical Theater
1:00 PM - 3:00 PM

We are thrilled to welcome Jaycee Revo back for her second summer of directing our Teen Musical Theater production! Students entering grades 6-12 are encouraged to participate in this year’s musical, Wonderland! Rehearsals will be held twice a week for two hours each day with a performance on August 10 at 7:00 pm at Harrison Middle School. You must be available for most of the practices and for the performance date. Parental permission forms are available at the library and must be completed before the first practice is held. Registration required. You only need to register on June 11 to be registered for all rehearsals, tech week and performance night.

Practice dates: Mondays, June 11-July 30 and Fridays, June 15-August 3 from 1:00-3:00 pm at the Baldwin Library

Tech Week: August 6-9 from 1:00-3:00 pm at Harrison Middle School

Performance night: August 10 at 7:00 pm at Harrison Middle School

CONTACT:  Dolores Colarosa  412-885-2255  colarosad@einetwork.net
 
lib_teddybear_reading
5th Annual Stuffed Friend Sleepover
6:30 PM - 7:30 PM

Bring your favorite stuffed friend to the library for a sleepover (but not one you’ll miss overnight)! Children will hear a story, have a snack and tuck their stuffed friend into “bed” somewhere in the library for the night. Children return the next morning to pick up their stuffed friend, enjoy donuts and juice, and find out what “mischief” their friend got into overnight! Registration required and includes both the Friday and Saturday events.

Friday, July 20 at 6:30 pm (animal registration and activities) and Saturday, July 21 at 9:30 am (animal pick-up with donuts and juice)

CONTACT:  Dolores Colarosa  412-885-2255  colarosad@einetwork.net
There are many spaces available.
Saturday July 21, 2018
lib_teddybear_reading
Stuffed Friend Sleepover Breakfast
9:30 AM - 10:15 AM

If you attended the Stuffed Friend Sleepover on Friday, July 20, then today is the day you pick up your stuffed friend, see what mischief they got into and enjoy donuts and juice with them! You'll even get to take home a picture of your stuffed friend's adventure!

CONTACT:  Dolores Colarosa  412-885-2255  colarosad@einetwork.net
 
misc_handshake
Secret Service for Children
10:30 AM - 11:30 AM

Children in grades K-5 are encouraged to join us each month for a “giving back” project. Each month’s service project will remain “secret” until the day of the program, when it will be revealed! Help us to help others each month! Registration required for each program.

Saturdays at 10:30 am: June 23 (sponsored by the Kiwanis Club of Baldwin), July 21 and August 11

CONTACT:  Dolores Colarosa  412-885-2255  colarosad@einetwork.net
There are many spaces available.
 
misc_none
Free Bingo Saturday
1:00 PM - 2:30 PM

Join us as we play 10 games of BINGO and win some prizes!  Snacks and drinks will be served.

No registration required.

CONTACT:  Nancy Musser  412-885-2255  mussern@einetwork.net
Monday July 23, 2018
misc_twodancers
Dance Me a Story with Pittsburgh Ballet Theater
10:30 AM - 11:15 AM

We are excited to announce that the Pittsburgh Ballet Theater will be presenting a four-week dance session to children ages 3-5! Children can move and groove to favorite stories such as Barnyard Dance Party and Giraffes Can’t Dance! Each class will begin with simple stretches and warm-ups before journeying into each story and its characters through movement and song. Parents are welcomed and encouraged to participate with their child! Registration required for each session.

Mondays at 10:30 am, July 9, 16, 23 and 30

CONTACT:  Dolores Colarosa  412-885-2255  colarosad@einetwork.net
There are many spaces available.
 
ent_masks_bw
Teen Musical Theater
1:00 PM - 3:00 PM

We are thrilled to welcome Jaycee Revo back for her second summer of directing our Teen Musical Theater production! Students entering grades 6-12 are encouraged to participate in this year’s musical, Wonderland! Rehearsals will be held twice a week for two hours each day with a performance on August 10 at 7:00 pm at Harrison Middle School. You must be available for most of the practices and for the performance date. Parental permission forms are available at the library and must be completed before the first practice is held. Registration required. You only need to register on June 11 to be registered for all rehearsals, tech week and performance night.

Practice dates: Mondays, June 11-July 30 and Fridays, June 15-August 3 from 1:00-3:00 pm at the Baldwin Library

Tech Week: August 6-9 from 1:00-3:00 pm at Harrison Middle School

Performance night: August 10 at 7:00 pm at Harrison Middle School

CONTACT:  Dolores Colarosa  412-885-2255  colarosad@einetwork.net
 
misc_none
Preserve Your Family Collection: Part 1 (Intro to Preservation & Documents)
6:30 PM - 7:30 PM

Want to learn more about how to preserve and care for your important family documents? Join us for our upcoming three-part series as we discuss basic preservation and dating techniques for various documents and photographs. Registration required for all programs individually. You do not need to attend all programs in the series.

  • Save Your Stuff: Part 1: Intro to Preservation & Documents - Monday, July 23 @ 6:30 pm
  • Save Your Stuff: Part 2: Photographs Care and Dating - Monday, July 30 @ 6:30 pm
  • Save Your Stuff: Part 3: Digital Photos – Monday, Aug. 6 @ 6:30 pm
CONTACT:  Pam Calfo  412-885-2255  calfop@einetwork.net
There are 7 spaces available.
Tuesday July 24, 2018
misc_baby.GIF
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
 
rec_yoga
Yoga for Teens
1:00 PM - 2:00 PM

Join Beth Christiano, Ph.D., licensed psychologist, certified yoga instructor with over 20 years of experience promoting the wellness of children and adolescents and owner of Clarity Wellness & Performance, for a 4-week yoga series. Teens entering grades 6-12 will practice the vinyasa flow style of yoga, which links breathing with yoga poses and movement. No prior experience with yoga is necessary. The practice can be modified to meet the needs of individual teens. Please wear comfortable clothing and bring a yoga mat or towel. Registration required for each session.

Tuesdays at 1:00 pm: July 10, 17, 24 and 31

CONTACT:  Dolores Colarosa  412-885-2255  colarosad@einetwork.net
There are many spaces available.
 
misc_none
Book to Movie Club: Discussion
6:30 PM - 8:30 PM
Join us for our BRAND NEW book club at the library! Each month we will be reading a book, watching the movie adaptation and then discussing the differences, similarities and more! Be sure to join us. If you have questions about this NEW program, see Pam!  No registration required.
 
This month's title: The Outsiders
CONTACT:  Pam Calfo  412-885-2255  calfop@einetwork.net
Wednesday July 25, 2018
misc_kidsreading1
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. 

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

 

CONTACT:  Tracy Bakowski  412-885-2255  bakowskit@einetwork.net
 
misc_none
Mystery Lovers Book Club
1:00 PM - 2:00 PM

We would love to have you join our book club and help us figure out "whodunit"!

CONTACT:  Nancy Musser  412-885-2255  mussern@einetwork.net
 
rec_paintpalette02
Brushes Before Bedtime
6:30 PM - 7:30 PM

Brushes Before Bedtime Family Art Night

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 of 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, July 25 and August 22

CONTACT:  Dolores Colarosa  412-885-2255  colarosad@einetwork.net
There are many spaces available.
Thursday July 26, 2018
anim_paw
Paws for a Cause with Animal Friends
10:30 AM - 11:15 AM

We welcome Animal Friends back to the library for our summer 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 here. Registration required.

Thursdays at 10:30 am, June 14, July 26 and August 9

CONTACT:  Dolores Colarosa  412-885-2255  colarosad@einetwork.net
There are many spaces available.
 
rec_yoga
YOGreAt Yoga Camp
12:30 PM - 1:15 PM

Are you in or entering grades 3-5, have energy to expend and ready to try something new that’s beneficial to movement and mindfulness? 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 or towel. Registration required for each class attending.

Thursdays at 12:30 pm: June 14 through July 26 (no class July 5)

CONTACT:  Dolores Colarosa  412-885-2255  colarosad@einetwork.net
There are 9 spaces available.
 
food_carrot.GIF
Family Fun in the Garden
6:30 PM - 7:30 PM

Our Family Fun Nights will focus on the garden! Each program will cover a topic related to gardening and will include a related make-and-take activity! Registration required for each class.

Thursdays at 6:30 pm: June 21 (herb/vegetable garden/seeds), July 12 (bird feeders) and 26 (kitchen plants), and August 9 (worm farms) and 23 (garden recipes)

CONTACT:  Tracy Bakowski  412-885-2255  bakowskit@einetwork.net
REGISTRATION CLOSED.   (NO WAITING LIST)
Friday July 27, 2018
lib_book_mag
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 June 29.

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

CONTACT:  Dolores Colarosa  412-885-2255  colarosad@einetwork.net
 
ent_masks_bw
Teen Musical Theater
1:00 PM - 3:00 PM

We are thrilled to welcome Jaycee Revo back for her second summer of directing our Teen Musical Theater production! Students entering grades 6-12 are encouraged to participate in this year’s musical, Wonderland! Rehearsals will be held twice a week for two hours each day with a performance on August 10 at 7:00 pm at Harrison Middle School. You must be available for most of the practices and for the performance date. Parental permission forms are available at the library and must be completed before the first practice is held. Registration required. You only need to register on June 11 to be registered for all rehearsals, tech week and performance night.

Practice dates: Mondays, June 11-July 30 and Fridays, June 15-August 3 from 1:00-3:00 pm at the Baldwin Library

Tech Week: August 6-9 from 1:00-3:00 pm at Harrison Middle School

Performance night: August 10 at 7:00 pm at Harrison Middle School

CONTACT:  Dolores Colarosa  412-885-2255  colarosad@einetwork.net
 
misc_none
Get Styled for Summer with Sabika
2:00 PM - 7:00 PM

A portion of the party sales are going to the BBPL as they get ready to break ground on their new location. Let’s help them raise some funds and get some great deals on graduation, birthday, anniversary and “reward myself” gifts! We will be partying all summer with new sales each month. Thank you in advance for your purchases!

Future dates at the library include: Friday, July 27 @ 2-7 pm; Saturday, Aug. 18 @ 10 am - 12 pm

Can't make it? Pick up an order form at the library or shop online at: https://www.sabika-jewelry.com/franruppen/myparties.asp (Party #107552)

 

CONTACT:  Jenny Worley  412-885-2255  Worleyj@einetwork.net
 
rec_paintpalette
Mom's Pamper and Paint Night
7:00 PM - 9:00 PM

All of you moms are amazing, and we think you deserve a night out! We are having a special canvas paint night just for YOU! Relax with some cool beverages, cheese, crackers and fresh summer fruit while you learn how to make a beautiful canvas painting to take home with you! Don’t miss a night of great food, friends, conversation and relaxation! Registration required.

CONTACT:  Dolores Colarosa  412-885-2255  colarosad@einetwork.net
There are many spaces available.
Sunday July 29, 2018
misc_party1
Sizzlin' Summer Scrapbooking Sunday
10:00 AM - 8:00 PM

Come beat the heat during our Summer Scrapbooking Sunday!

Join us at this one day scrapbooking event where you can get together with friends and work on your projects, meet new people and learn new techniques all while benefiting the Baldwin Borough Public Library!

Tickets are $50 and are available at the library or online: https://sizzlinscrapbooking.eventbrite.com

Featuring:

  • 10 hours continuous scrapbooking time
  • Lunch, hot dinner, dessert and drinks all day!
  • Raffles
  • ?Give-aways

This event is co-sponsored by Marsha Green, Creative Memories Consultant and the Friends of the Baldwin Borough Public Library.

 

 

CONTACT:  Jenny Worley  412-885-2255  worleyj@einetwork.net
LOCATION: Salvatore's
Monday July 30, 2018
misc_twodancers
Dance Me a Story with Pittsburgh Ballet Theater
10:30 AM - 11:15 AM

We are excited to announce that the Pittsburgh Ballet Theater will be presenting a four-week dance session to children ages 3-5! Children can move and groove to favorite stories such as Barnyard Dance Party and Giraffes Can’t Dance! Each class will begin with simple stretches and warm-ups before journeying into each story and its characters through movement and song. Parents are welcomed and encouraged to participate with their child! Registration required for each session.

Mondays at 10:30 am, July 9, 16, 23 and 30

CONTACT:  Dolores Colarosa  412-885-2255  colarosad@einetwork.net
There are many spaces available.
 
anim_squirrel
Animal Signs - Tracks and Scat at South Park
11:00 AM - 12:00 PM

The Allegheny County Park Rangers will teach grade K-5 students about track and scat identification of local species. Students will learn which tracks and scat belong to which species by comparing these signs to the animals’ furs. There will be exploration of different game trails that cross park hiking trails and the opportunity for students to make a cast of any tracks they find. Students/caregivers will meet at Grant Shelter in South Park. Please wear sunscreen, walking/hiking shoes, comfortable clothing and bring a lunch! After the program we will enjoy lunch at the shelter and play on the swingset! Registration required.

Monday, July 30 at 11:00 am (please meet at Grant Shelter in South Park at 10:45 am) For a map of Grant Shelter's location, please click here.  It is in the center of the map, #92)

CONTACT:  Dolores Colarosa  412-885-2255  colarosad@einetwork.net
There are 6 spaces available.
 
ent_masks_bw
Teen Musical Theater
1:00 PM - 3:00 PM

We are thrilled to welcome Jaycee Revo back for her second summer of directing our Teen Musical Theater production! Students entering grades 6-12 are encouraged to participate in this year’s musical, Wonderland! Rehearsals will be held twice a week for two hours each day with a performance on August 10 at 7:00 pm at Harrison Middle School. You must be available for most of the practices and for the performance date. Parental permission forms are available at the library and must be completed before the first practice is held. Registration required. You only need to register on June 11 to be registered for all rehearsals, tech week and performance night.

Practice dates: Mondays, June 11-July 30 and Fridays, June 15-August 3 from 1:00-3:00 pm at the Baldwin Library

Tech Week: August 6-9 from 1:00-3:00 pm at Harrison Middle School

Performance night: August 10 at 7:00 pm at Harrison Middle School

CONTACT:  Dolores Colarosa  412-885-2255  colarosad@einetwork.net
 
misc_none
Preserve Your Family Collection: Part 2 (Photographs Care and Dating)
6:30 PM - 7:30 PM

Want to learn more about how to preserve and care for your important family documents? Join us for our upcoming three-part series as we discuss basic preservation and dating techniques for various documents and photographs. Registration required for all programs individually. You do not need to attend all programs in the series.

  • Save Your Stuff: Part 1: Intro to Preservation & Documents - Monday, July 23 @ 6:30 pm
  • Save Your Stuff: Part 2: Photographs Care and Dating - Monday, July 30 @ 6:30 pm
  • Save Your Stuff: Part 3: Digital Photos – Monday, Aug. 6 @ 6:30 pm
CONTACT:  Pam Calfo  412-885-2255  calfop@einetwork.net
There are 8 spaces available.
Tuesday July 31, 2018
misc_baby.GIF
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
 
rec_yoga
Yoga for Teens
1:00 PM - 2:00 PM

Join Beth Christiano, Ph.D., licensed psychologist, certified yoga instructor with over 20 years of experience promoting the wellness of children and adolescents and owner of Clarity Wellness & Performance, for a 4-week yoga series. Teens entering grades 6-12 will practice the vinyasa flow style of yoga, which links breathing with yoga poses and movement. No prior experience with yoga is necessary. The practice can be modified to meet the needs of individual teens. Please wear comfortable clothing and bring a yoga mat or towel. Registration required for each session.

Tuesdays at 1:00 pm: July 10, 17, 24 and 31

CONTACT:  Dolores Colarosa  412-885-2255  colarosad@einetwork.net
There are many spaces available.
 
lib_book_pencil
Elementary Fundamentals FREE Tutoring
6:00 PM - 8:00 PM

Club Z! In-Home Tutoring Services of South Park will be holding three, free Elementary reading and math tutoring programs at our library! Tutors will work with students entering grades K-5 in small, grade-appropriate groups on reading (grammar, vocabulary, reading comprehension) and math (problem solving, timed math, word problems) skills as well as provide each family with reading and study/homework strategies to take home. There will be a raffle for one lucky student to win a tote with school supplies and other goodies to restock their locker, desk, and pencil case. Each session is limited to 12 students. Registration required for EACH session attending.

Tuesdays from 6:00-8:00 pm: June 26, July 10 and July 31

CONTACT:  Dolores Colarosa  412-885-2255  colarosad@einetwork.net
There are 7 spaces available.
Wednesday August 1, 2018
misc_kidsreading1
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. 

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

 

CONTACT:  Tracy Bakowski  412-885-2255  bakowskit@einetwork.net
 
z_cust_STEM
Movers and Makers Family STEM Night
6:30 PM - 7:30 PM

Geared to students in grades K-5, families can learn about music and sound and make a set of speakers that fits a cell phone! Come build, create and discover in this hands-on maker program! Registration required.

CONTACT:  Dolores Colarosa  412-885-2255  colarosad@einetwork.net
There are many spaces available.
Thursday August 2, 2018
misc_kidsreading1
Cruise into Kindergarten with Play K
10:30 AM - 11:30 AM

Is your child entering Kindergarten in the fall? With materials provided through the Cruise into Kindergarten program grant by The Office of Commonwealth Libraries, we are excited for our second summer series of Play K programs for children and caregivers. The Play K curriculum allows children entering Kindergarten in the fall to learn necessary skills through educational play and themed playscapes. All activities are aligned with the PA Learning Standards and Kindergarten readiness skills such as using scissors, using a calendar and taking turns. Registration required.

Thursdays at 10:30 am: June 21, July 5 and 19; August 2 and 16

CONTACT:  Dolores Colarosa  412-885-2255  colarosad@einetwork.net
There are many spaces available.
 
rec_generic
Y on the Fly
1:00 PM - 2:00 PM

The YMCA of Greater Pittsburgh is hosting a FREE program at our library this summer delivering games and activities (rope jumping, various sports, obstacle courses, water games and more), along with engagement and discussion around healthy eating (children will help make a nutritious snack and are given the recipe to take home)! This program is geared to students in grades K-5. (This program will be held outdoors, weather permitting.  Please wear light-weight clothing, tennis shoes and plenty of sunscreen)!

CONTACT:  Dolores Colarosa  412-885-2255  colarosad@einetwork.net
There are many spaces available.
 
office_money_bills_coins
Young Professionals Bootcamp
6:00 PM - 7:00 PM

Children ages 8-12 can get a jump-start on money matters as Kian Nowrouzi brings his Young Professionals Bootcamp to the library for a four-week session covering financial literacy topics such as budgeting, business, personal finance and investments, all age-appropriate and presented in a mix of interactive presentations and games to help children learn how to become responsible money managers! This program is in collaboration with Whitehall and Brentwood Libraries and will be held at the Baldwin Library. Registration required for each session attending.

Thursdays at 6:00 pm: July 5 & 19; August 2 & 16

CONTACT:  Dolores Colarosa  412-885-2255  colarosad@einetwork.net
There are many spaces available.
Friday August 3, 2018
lib_book_mag
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 June 29.

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

CONTACT:  Dolores Colarosa  412-885-2255  colarosad@einetwork.net
 
ent_masks_bw
Teen Musical Theater
1:00 PM - 3:00 PM

We are thrilled to welcome Jaycee Revo back for her second summer of directing our Teen Musical Theater production! Students entering grades 6-12 are encouraged to participate in this year’s musical, Wonderland! Rehearsals will be held twice a week for two hours each day with a performance on August 10 at 7:00 pm at Harrison Middle School. You must be available for most of the practices and for the performance date. Parental permission forms are available at the library and must be completed before the first practice is held. Registration required. You only need to register on June 11 to be registered for all rehearsals, tech week and performance night.

Practice dates: Mondays, June 11-July 30 and Fridays, June 15-August 3 from 1:00-3:00 pm at the Baldwin Library

Tech Week: August 6-9 from 1:00-3:00 pm at Harrison Middle School

Performance night: August 10 at 7:00 pm at Harrison Middle School

CONTACT:  Dolores Colarosa  412-885-2255  colarosad@einetwork.net
 
rec_tent
Family Fort Night
6:30 PM - 7:30 PM

What could be more fun that a Friday Family Fort Night! Bring anything you would like to build your fort: blankets, tablecloths, bed sheets or quilts along with comfy items once you’re in your fort: pillows, blankets, sleeping bags, a stuffed friend, lanterns, flashlights, etc! We will provide snacks, books (of course!), games, coloring books (the coloring cave) and glow sticks for your fort! Please feel free to bring your own special snacks or games as well! Registration required.

CONTACT:  Dolores Colarosa  412-885-2255  colarosad@einetwork.net
There are many spaces available.
Monday August 6, 2018
misc_kidsreading
Monday Morning Moms and Dads
10:30 AM - 11:30 AM

Join our Monday morning caregiver/child playgroup for children birth-3 years! We will meet in June and August, participate in a take-home art project along with a lot of play time with our new rice/water table, as well as fun learning, building and educational toys. It’s a great way to socialize, meet new caregivers and for your child to meet new friends! No registration required.

Mondays at 10:30 am: June 11 & 25; August 6 & 20

CONTACT:  Dolores Colarosa  412-885-2255  colarosad@einetwork.net
 
ent_masks_bw
Teen Musical Theater
1:00 PM - 3:00 PM

Teen Musical Theater Tech Week: August 6-9 from 1:00-3:00 pm at Harrison Middle School

 

CONTACT:  Dolores Colarosa  412-885-2255  colarosad@einetwork.net
 
misc_none
Preserve Your Family Collection: Part 3: Digital Photos
6:30 PM - 7:30 PM

Want to learn more about how to preserve and care for your important family documents? Join us for our upcoming three-part series as we discuss basic preservation and dating techniques for various documents and photographs. Registration required for all programs individually. You do not need to attend all programs in the series.

  • Save Your Stuff: Part 1: Intro to Preservation & Documents - Monday, July 23 @ 6:30 pm
  • Save Your Stuff: Part 2: Photographs Care and Dating - Monday, July 30 @ 6:30 pm
  • Save Your Stuff: Part 3: Digital Photos – Monday, Aug. 6 @ 6:30 pm
CONTACT:  Pam Calfo  412-885-2255  calfop@einetwork.net
There are 6 spaces available.
Tuesday August 7, 2018
misc_baby.GIF
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
 
ent_masks_bw
Teen Musical Theater
1:00 PM - 3:00 PM

Teen Musical Theater Tech Week: August 6-9 from 1:00-3:00 pm at Harrison Middle School

 

CONTACT:  Dolores Colarosa  412-885-2255  colarosad@einetwork.net
 
lib_book3
Meet Author Matt Fazio
6:30 PM - 7:30 PM

Teens in grades 6-12 are invited to meet Matt Fazio, co-author of the brand new teen book, Detours and Designs, for an engaging and informative event covering bullying, superheroes, and the benefits of reading. Everyone is welcome! Detours and Designs will be available for sale after the event. Registration required.

CONTACT:  Dolores Colarosa  412-885-2255  colarosad@einetwork.net
There are many spaces available.
Wednesday August 8, 2018
misc_kidsreading1
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. 

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

 

CONTACT:  Tracy Bakowski  412-885-2255  bakowskit@einetwork.net
 
ent_masks_bw
Teen Musical Theater
1:00 PM - 3:00 PM

Teen Musical Theater Tech Week: August 6-9 from 1:00-3:00 pm at Harrison Middle School

 

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

Children can gather for a night of musical instrument-making -- everything from rain sticks to guitars! Instruments will be made from recycled materials at various music-making stations. We will play a “band” song together, using these instruments, at the conclusion of the program! All ages welcome! Registration required.

CONTACT:  Dolores Colarosa  412-885-2255  colarosad@einetwork.net
There are many spaces available.
Thursday August 9, 2018
anim_paw
Paws for a Cause with Animal Friends
10:30 AM - 11:15 AM

We welcome Animal Friends back to the library for our summer 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 here. Registration required.

Thursdays at 10:30 am, June 14, July 26 and August 9

CONTACT:  Dolores Colarosa  412-885-2255  colarosad@einetwork.net
There are many spaces available.
 
ent_masks_bw
Teen Musical Theater
1:00 PM - 3:00 PM

Teen Musical Theater Tech Week: August 6-9 from 1:00-3:00 pm at Harrison Middle School

 

CONTACT:  Dolores Colarosa  412-885-2255  colarosad@einetwork.net
 
food_carrot.GIF
Family Fun in the Garden
6:30 PM - 7:30 PM

Our Family Fun Nights will focus on the garden! Each program will cover a topic related to gardening and will include a related make-and-take activity! Registration required for each class.

Thursdays at 6:30 pm: June 21 (herb/vegetable garden/seeds), July 12 (bird feeders) and 26 (kitchen plants), and August 9 (worm farms) and 23 (garden recipes)

CONTACT:  Tracy Bakowski  412-885-2255  bakowskit@einetwork.net
Friday August 10, 2018
lib_book_mag
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 June 29.

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

CONTACT:  Dolores Colarosa  412-885-2255  colarosad@einetwork.net
 
ent_masks_bw
Musical Theater Production Family Night
7:00 PM - 8:30 PM

Our teen musical theater students will present Wonderland! Bring your family to this FREE family musical production and support our teens’ talents and hard work! All ages welcome! Registration required.

Friday, August 10 at 7:00 pm at Harrison Middle School

CONTACT:  Dolores Colarosa  412-885-2255  colarosad@einetwork.net
There are many spaces available.
Saturday August 11, 2018
misc_handshake
Secret Service for Children
10:30 AM - 11:30 AM

Children in grades K-5 are encouraged to join us each month for a “giving back” project. Each month’s service project will remain “secret” until the day of the program, when it will be revealed! Help us to help others each month! Registration required for each program.

Saturdays at 10:30 am: June 23 (sponsored by the Kiwanis Club of Baldwin), July 21 and August 11

CONTACT:  Dolores Colarosa  412-885-2255  colarosad@einetwork.net
There are many spaces available.
Monday August 13, 2018
rec_scissors&glue
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: June 11, July 9 and August 13

CONTACT:  Dolores Colarosa  412-885-2255  colarosad@einetwork.net
There are many spaces available.
Tuesday August 14, 2018
misc_baby.GIF
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
 
misc_none
Crochet Flowerz with Emily
2:00 PM - 3:00 PM

 

 Description:

Learn to make several kinds of crochet flowers to accessorize your summer wardrobe. Registration is required.

Supplies: 

Crochet hook size H/8 or I/9; yarn will be provided 

CONTACT:  Nancy Musser  412-885-2255  mussern@einetwork.net
There are 7 spaces available.
 
lib_book_pencil
Study Skills/Organization FREE Tutoring Session
6:00 PM - 8:00 PM

Club Z! In-Home Tutoring Services of South Park will be holding a free middle school tutoring program at our library! Tutors will work with students entering grades 6-8 in small groups on memorization skills, note taking, graphic organizing and more! Each student will have the opportunity to take a Learning Style Diagnostic Test to explore their best style of learning. There will be a raffle for one lucky student to win a tote with organizational supplies for the new school year. Session is limited to 12 students. Registration required.

CONTACT:  Dolores Colarosa  412-885-2255  colarosad@einetwork.net
There are 12 spaces available.
Wednesday August 15, 2018
misc_kidsreading1
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. 

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

 

CONTACT:  Tracy Bakowski  412-885-2255  bakowskit@einetwork.net
 
misc_none
New Release Movie
2:00 PM - 4:00 PM

Join us for a newly released movie and enjoy a few snacks. Bring a friend! Registration is not required.

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

Reading has never tasted so good! In this beginning-to-cook class, young chefs (preschool-grade2) will develop an appetite for nutritious foods while being introduced to books that reinforce social and academic skills. Experience new foods and new books! Please see our website for supplies needed for each class. Registration required.

Wednesdays at 6:30 pm: June 20 (Waffle Ice Cream Sandwiches), July 18 (Strawberry Shortcake) and August 15 (Fresh Blueberry Muffins)

CONTACT:  Dolores Colarosa  412-885-2255  colarosad@einetwork.net
There are 10 spaces available.
Thursday August 16, 2018
misc_kidsreading1
Cruise into Kindergarten with Play K
10:30 AM - 11:30 AM

Is your child entering Kindergarten in the fall? With materials provided through the Cruise into Kindergarten program grant by The Office of Commonwealth Libraries, we are excited for our second summer series of Play K programs for children and caregivers. The Play K curriculum allows children entering Kindergarten in the fall to learn necessary skills through educational play and themed playscapes. All activities are aligned with the PA Learning Standards and Kindergarten readiness skills such as using scissors, using a calendar and taking turns. Registration required.

Thursdays at 10:30 am: June 21, July 5 and 19; August 2 and 16

CONTACT:  Dolores Colarosa  412-885-2255  colarosad@einetwork.net
There are many spaces available.
 
misc_none
Anything Book Club
2:00 PM - 3:00 PM

We'd love to have you join our book club.  We read ANYTHING!

We will discuss Amy Tan's "Joy Luck Club" this month.

CONTACT:  Nancy Musser  412-885-2255  mussern@einetwork.net
 
office_money_bills_coins
Young Professionals Bootcamp
6:00 PM - 7:00 PM

Children ages 8-12 can get a jump-start on money matters as Kian Nowrouzi brings his Young Professionals Bootcamp to the library for a four-week session covering financial literacy topics such as budgeting, business, personal finance and investments, all age-appropriate and presented in a mix of interactive presentations and games to help children learn how to become responsible money managers! This program is in collaboration with Whitehall and Brentwood Libraries and will be held at the Baldwin Library. Registration required for each session attending.

Thursdays at 6:00 pm: July 5 & 19; August 2 & 16

CONTACT:  Dolores Colarosa  412-885-2255  colarosad@einetwork.net
There are 30 spaces available.
 
misc_none
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 August 17, 2018
lib_book_mag
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 June 29.

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

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

Join us as we play 10 games of BINGO and win some prizes!  Snacks and drinks will be served.

No registration required.

CONTACT:  Nancy Musser  412-885-2255  mussern@einetwork.net
 
rec_paintpalette
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, June 15 and August 17

CONTACT:  Dolores Colarosa  412-885-2255  colarosad@einetwork.net
There are many spaces available.
Saturday August 18, 2018
misc_none
America's Heroes Day Trip - Somerset, PA
7:15 AM - 8:00 PM

We will visit the Flight 93 Memorial Chapel. a 100-yearold non-denominational chapel, dedicated to honor God and the sacred memory of the 40 heroes of Flight 93.  Then a visit to the Crew Monument in the garden behind the Chapel. Included in our tour is admission to the NEW Flight 93 Memorial Vistors Center.  We'll enjoy a buffet lunch at the Oakhurst Tea Room and a visit to the place where a daring rescue took place as 9 miners were trapped in the Quecreek Mine. Much fun will be had when we visit the Glades Pike Winery for a tour and tasting.  Register with full payment by July 17, 2018.

Cost:  $97.00 per person

CONTACT:  Nancy Musser  412-885-2255  mussern@einetwork.net
 
rec_walking-hiker
Teen Team Adventure Hike
1:00 PM - 3:00 PM

Teams of students will race through the park alongside their Allegheny County Park Ranger guide, trying to find as many waypoints as possible before time runs out! Students will have to answer as many questions as they can correctly at each waypoint to earn points. The team with the most points wins a prize! This is a great teen activity that combines nature, history and exercise. Get your teen team together! Registration required. Everyone will meet at the Dek Hockey Rink Parking Lot in South Park

CONTACT:  Dolores Colarosa  412-885-2255  colarosad@einetwork.net
There are 20 spaces available.
Monday August 20, 2018
misc_kidsreading
Monday Morning Moms and Dads
10:30 AM - 11:30 AM

Join our Monday morning caregiver/child playgroup for children birth-3 years! We will meet in June and August, participate in a take-home art project along with a lot of play time with our new rice/water table, as well as fun learning, building and educational toys. It’s a great way to socialize, meet new caregivers and for your child to meet new friends! No registration required.

Mondays at 10:30 am: June 11 & 25; August 6 & 20

CONTACT:  Dolores Colarosa  412-885-2255  colarosad@einetwork.net
Tuesday August 21, 2018
misc_baby.GIF
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 August 22, 2018
misc_kidsreading1
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. 

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

 

CONTACT:  Tracy Bakowski  412-885-2255  bakowskit@einetwork.net
 
misc_none
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 "In Plain Sight" by C.J. Box

CONTACT:  Nancy Musser  412-885-2255  mussern@einetwork.net
 
rec_paintpalette02
Brushes Before Bedtime
6:30 PM - 7:30 PM

Brushes Before Bedtime Family Art Night

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 of 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, July 25 and August 22

CONTACT:  Dolores Colarosa  412-885-2255  colarosad@einetwork.net
There are many spaces available.
Thursday August 23, 2018
food_carrot.GIF
Family Fun in the Garden
6:30 PM - 7:30 PM

Our Family Fun Nights will focus on the garden! Each program will cover a topic related to gardening and will include a related make-and-take activity! Registration required for each class.

Thursdays at 6:30 pm: June 21 (herb/vegetable garden/seeds), July 12 (bird feeders) and 26 (kitchen plants), and August 9 (worm farms) and 23 (garden recipes)

CONTACT:  Tracy Bakowski  412-885-2255  bakowskit@einetwork.net
There are 15 spaces available.
Friday August 24, 2018
misc_party1
End of Summer Reading Celebration and BBQ
6:30 PM - 8:00 PM

Come celebrate the end of summer with food, games, music, face painting, performers, and more! You’ll get a chance to win cool prizes, get your picture taken with the Library Lion, play outdoor games, dance to great music...and it’s all FREE! No registration required.

CONTACT:  Dolores Colarosa  412-885-2255  colarosad@einetwork.net
Tuesday August 28, 2018
misc_baby.GIF
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 September 20, 2018
misc_none
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
Saturday September 22, 2018
ent_note
A Tribute to Elvis Fundraiser
6:00 PM - 11:00 PM
  • Holy Apostles Parish St. Albert the Great: 3198 Schieck St | 15227
  • Tickets: $30. Purchase tickets at the library or online here: https://baldwinlibrarystributetoelvis.eventbrite.com
  • Includes: Dinner, beer and dessert. Feel free to BYOB!
  • Elvis-themed drinks, raffles 50/50, Chinese Auction & Elvis Costume Contest
CONTACT:  Jenny Worley  412-885-2255  worleyj@einetwork.net
LOCATION: Holy Apostles Parish St. Albert the Great
Wednesday September 26, 2018
misc_none
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 "Rebecca" by Daphne du Maurier

CONTACT:  Nancy Musser  412-885-2255  mussern@einetwork.net
Thursday September 27, 2018
school_graduate
College Admissions Presentation
6:30 PM - 8:00 PM

Is college now on your radar? Does the prep process seem overwhelming? Join Chris Hitchens from College Admissions Solutions for a one-hour presentation for both students and parents. This program includes the steps necessary to successfully navigate the college investigation and application process and provides help as parents support their child through this journey. Topics covered in presentation include: aptitude testing, career discussion, college majors, colleges that make sense, high school classes, SAT/ACT prep, financial aid, scholarships, college essays and college visits. There will be a Q&A session at the conclusion of the program. Registration required.

CONTACT:  Dolores Colarosa  412-885-2255  colarosad@einetwork.net
There are many spaces available.
Thursday October 18, 2018
misc_none
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 October 24, 2018
misc_none
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 "Bone Tree" by Greg Iles

CONTACT:  Nancy Musser  412-885-2255  mussern@einetwork.net
Thursday November 15, 2018
misc_none
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 December 5, 2018
misc_none
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 "Along Came a Spider" by James Patterson

CONTACT:  Nancy Musser  412-885-2255  mussern@einetwork.net
Thursday December 20, 2018
misc_none
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
misc_none
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

136 events.