AARP Tax Aide: Thursdays from 10 am - 2 pm: Feb. 8 through April 12
Have your tax forms completed and filed for free by our volunteers from AARP. Please be sure to bring last year’s tax forms. No appointments available. First come, first served.
University of Pittsburgh School of Pharmacy Series
Get information about important health topics from University of Pittsburgh Pharmacy students and have your questions answered. See our website for specific program descriptions. No registration required.
Diabetes: Tuesday, March 20 @ 6:30 pm
One third of all people with diabetes are not aware they have it. Find out if you are at risk. Learn about meal plans, lifestyle changes, and medications from a pharmacist’s perspective. Share your questions and concerns with Dr. Sharon Connor and student pharmacists from the University of Pittsburgh School of Pharmacy.
Blood Pressure and Cholesterol: Tuesday, March 27 @ 6:30 pm
High blood pressure affects about 1 in 3 American adults. Learn about ways to monitor your blood pressure and lifestyles to promote a healthy heart. Additionally, understand high cholesterol from a pharmaceutical perspective. Improve your numbers, stay healthy, and prevent this disease through simple diet and exercise changes.
Health Insurance: Tuesday, April 3 @ 6:30 pm
Understand insurance from a pharmacist’s perspective: what is a co-pay? What types of insurances are there? What is Medicare and Medicaid, and do I qualify for them? What is a donut hole and why do my prescriptions cost so much? What resources are there for me to find the cheapest prices for my medications?
Book Share - Friday, April 6 @ 2 pm
What’s Book Share? Not the same as a book club! Together we will be chatting about our latest books we’ve read (both likes & dislikes), talk about ways to find your next read and more! Pam and Nancy will also be providing a few recommendations for you! Registration optional for this new program.
Upcoming Book Shares: Monday, April 23 @ 6:30 pm
Book to Movie Club
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! Please have the book read for our discussion on May 7. No registration required.
- Monday, April 30 @ 6:30 pm: Movie Viewing
- Monday, May 7 @ 6:30 pm: Discussion
This month’s title: Silver Linings Playbook
Knitting and Crocheting with Emily Klaczac
Registration required. See the event registration page for a list of supplies needed for each class.
- Introduction to Knitting and Crochet with Emily Klaczak – Saturday, March 10 @ 1 pm:
Learn the basics of knitting or crochet, start a simple washcloth or scarf, or work on a project you’ve already started.
- Learn Ripple/Chevron Crochet - Wednesday, April 4 @ 2 pm: Learn this popular blanket pattern with Emily or refresh your memory if you haven't done it for a while.
- Intro to Knitting and Crochet with Emily - Saturday, May 19 @ 2 pm: Learn the basics of knitting and crochet, start a simple washcloth or scarf, or work on a project which you've already started.
- Learn Tunsian Crochet with Emily - Tuesday, June 5 @ 6 pm: Tunsian crochet looks like knitting but it is done with a crochet hook. Loaner hooks will be available for this class.
AARP Safe Driving Course - Wednesday & Thursday, April 18 & 19 from 9 am - 1 pm
Joe Kletch, a volunteer at AARP, is teaching this course that reinforces good driving habits, a review of current and past Pennsylvania laws and safety and health issues.
Registration is required and this course is $15 for AARP members and $20 for non-members. Please pay the instructor before the first class.
Spring Travel Series - Tuesdays @ 7 pm
Please join us as we "travel" around the world during this six-week series. Light refreshments will be provided by Norbert Personal Care & Seven Oaks Hospice. Bring a friend or two! No registration required.
- April 17: Southside - Pittsburgh
- April 24: Historic Massachusetts
- May 1: European Easter
- May 8: Slovakia Treasures
- May 15: 7 days, Greece
- May 22: Bavaria, Germany
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: March 16, April 20 & May 18
New Release Movies
Please join us for a new release movie day at the library. No registration required. Wednesdays @ 2 pm: March 21, April 18
March's movie: Murder on the Orient Express