Adult Programs & Events

Opioids 101: Presented by Prevention Point Pittsburgh - Wednesday, Sept. 20 @ 7 pm
Opioid addiction has become an epidemic in PA. Learn about the signs of opioid addiction, techniques to recognize symptoms of overdoses & what you can do to help. Program sponsored by the Kiwanis Club of Baldwin. Appetizers will be served. No registration required.

Local Author Book Talk: Dan J. Kirk - Friday, Sept. 29 @ 6 pm
Meet local author Dan J. Kirk, who recently published a fascinating book of fiction, Between the Innings. It crackles with the intensity of a high fastball and serves as an ode to the sport of baseball itself. Copies of the book will be available for purchase. No registration required.

Knitting and Crocheting with Emily Klaczac
Registration required. See the event registration page for a list of supplies needed for each class. 

Estate Planning and Retirement Solutions with Attorney Joe Covelli and Roy Laux of Synergy Group, Inc. - Tuesday, Nov. 14 @ 6:30 pm
Local Attorney Joe Covelli will offer this free estate planning program that includes the following: How to plan your estate so that it will efficiently and cost effectively pass to your loved ones; Wills – the basics and what to avoid; Powers of Attorney – the latest and greatest.
Joining Mr. Covelli and taking your questions will be Roy Laux, Financial Advisor and noted radio host. Light refreshments will be served. Registration required.

Health Care Insurance Workshop - Monday, Sept. 25 @ 2 pm
Dr. Fox, from the Squirrel Hill Health Center, will be conducting a program about how to obtain health insurance for you and your family. No registration required.

Maternal and Child Health Services - Tuesday, Sept. 19 @ 2 pm
Nancy Scopelitis, Public Health Nurse from the Allegheny County Health Department, will present various programs that are available for free to families, regardless of income level, during pregnancy and one to two years after birth. A visiting nurse will meet with both mother and child to assess that the pregnancy is proceeding well and any questions are answered. This program is for families, grandparents, relatives and friends. Registration required.

Fall Travel Series 
This six week series allows us to “travel” around the world and learn about other places and cultures. Light refreshments will be served.
No registration required. Bring some friends! This series. is sponsored by Norbert Personal Care & Seven Oaks Hospice Care.

Tuesdays @ 7 pm:

  • September 26 – Czech Republic
  • October 3 – Art Trails of the Riviera
  • October 10 – Ireland’s Wild River
  • October 17 -- Ecuador, the Royal Tour
  • October 24 – Central Japan
  • October 31 – South Side, Pittsburgh

Managing Stress - Monday, Oct. 16 @ 2 pm
Shauna Frantz, Outreach Specialist for Jefferson Hospital, will examine how we can better manage stressors in our lives with mindfulness and deep breathing techniques. Registration required.

Free Bingo Fridays
Full card?  Postage Stamp?  Four Corners?  Come to the library for your favorite Bingo games.  We will call 10 games and there will be prizes for each game. No registration required. 

Fridays @ 1 pm:  Aug. 11, Sept. 15, Oct. 20, Nov. 17 & Dec. 15

Depression, when is it too much? - Monday, Nov. 6 @ 2 pm
Learn about different kinds of depression, how moods and emotions normally fluctuate and about general treatment methods. Shauna Frantz from Jefferson Hospital will teach a few basic tips that do help when feeling down. Registration required.

AARP Safe Driving Class - Wednesday, Oct. 18 & Thursday, Oct. 19 @ 9 am - 1 pm
This class is for those over 50 years old to review driving practices and laws in the state of PA.  Class fee is $15 for AARP members; $20 for non-members.  Fee can be paid on the first day to the instructor. You may receive a discount from your insurance company after completing this 2 day course. Registration required.

 

 

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New Release Movies
Please join us for a new release movie day at the library. No registration required. Wednesdays @ 2 pm: Sept. 13, Oct. 18, Nov. 15 & Dec. 13.

September's Movie: The Immortal Life of Henrietta Lacks 

Through the Lens with Julia Roberts 
We will be showing four of Julia’s films, highlighting her career.
Light refreshments will be served. No registration required.

Tuesdays @ 2 pm:

  • November 7 – Steel Magnolias
  • November 14 – My Best Friend’s Wedding
  • November 21 – Erin Brockovich
  • November 28 – Eat, Pray, Love

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