Adult Programs & Events

Featured Program: Brush Buddies with Elaine Bergstrom:
Friday, May 19 @ 7 pm

Join us for a girls night out, date night or a night with friends where you paint, create and take home a beautiful piece of art!

  • Follow along with the artist and receive professional instruction.
  • Paint, create & take home a beautiful piece of art!
  • Everyone leaves with the fame beautiful piece of art that is created on a canvas.
  • All supplies are included.

Cost: $25 in advance. Please register at the library with cash or check. Checks are made payable to Elaine Bergstrom. 

Book Inspired Crafts
Come make book crafts inspired by Pinterest. All materials will be provided. Registration required for all classes.
Tuesdays @ 6:30 pm:

Better Business Bureau presents: Hiring a Home Improvement Contractor - Monday, April 3 @ 2 pm
During this helpful session for homeowners, BBB will provide important tips for hiring a home improvement contractor and understanding home improvement contracts. Learn about your rights and responsibilities as a homeowner and how to avoid falling for a home improvement scheme. Registration required. 

Spring Travel Series
Join us for a travel film and light refreshments during this six-week series. No registration required.
Tuesdays @ 7 pm:

  • April 4 -- Saudi Arabia Uncovered
  • April 11 -- Touring the Grand Circle: Southwest US
  • April 18 -- Switzerland
  • April 25 -- Cuba: The Accidental Eden
  • May 2 -- Discovering New York State
  • May 9 -- The Queen's Garden

The American Job Search: Beyond the Basics - Thursday, April 13 @ 6:30 pm
Join us for a presentation from Bennett Sherry of Jewish Family & Children’s Services as he explains the American Job search. Bring your resume (if you want) and learn about searching for jobs using the Internet and more! No registration required.

Visit from the Library for the Blind & Physically Handicapped - Monday, April 24 @ 11 am 
Do you have trouble reading a newspaper or other standard size print? Do you have a physical or visual limitation that limits your ability to read? Come learn about a FREE library service that can help you by delivering materials directly to your house! Join us as we welcome a staff member from the Library for the Blind & Physically Handicapped. No registration required.

AARP Safe Driving Course - Wednesday, April 19 & Thursday, April 20 @ 9 am - 1 pm
This 2 -day course is designed to review safe driving practices and laws for anybody over 50 years of age.  Cost is $15 for members of AARP and $20 for non-members, payable to the instructor on the first day.  Registration required.

Introduction to Acoustic Guitar - Saturdays @ 1 pm: April 22 through May 27
Learn the basics of playing guitar including hand and finger positions, chords and much more. Program is geared toward beginners, but all levels are welcome. Attendees must provide their own guitar. This is a six-week program. You are not required to come to every sessions, but you will be progressively building skills through each session. Space is limited. Registration required. 

Better Business Bureau presents: Scams & Fraud - Tuesday, May 23 @ 2 pm
BBB will discuss the latest scams and fraud that are targeting Western PA consumers at home, at work and on the internet. Learn how to recognize the warning signs of a potential scam and how to report scams to BBB through BBB Scam Tracker. Registration required. 

Backyard Birding with Knox from Wild Birds Unlimited - Wednesday, May 24 @ 7 pm
Learn birding basics including how to attract different birds to your yard, information on the different types of birdfeeders and seeds, how to provide protection and shelter to birds all year long, plus tips on bird identification. Registration required. 

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

Knitting & Crochet - Saturday, April 22 @ 3 pm & Tuesday, May 2 @ 2 pm
Open class or get help with an ongoing project. 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: March 17, April 21 & May 26

Historical Society Meeting

New members welcome!

Mondays: March 13 @ 1 pm; April 10 @ 7:30 pm; May 8 @ 1 pm

AARP Tax Aide
Tax preparers will electronically prepare tax forms for free on a first-come, first-served basis. Please bring copies of last year's tax forms. No registration required.

Thursdays from 10 am - 2 pm: Feb. 9 through April 13

MORE ADULT PROGRAMS:

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AFTERNOON MOVIES

Through the Lens with Barbra Streisand 
We will enjoy four movies starring Barbra Streisand, from his early work to the present.  No registration required.
Tuesdays @ 2 pm:

  • March 7: The Way We Were
  • March 14: Funny Lady
  • March 21: Yentl
  • March 28: The Mirror Has Two Faces

New Release Movies
Please join us for a new release movie day at the library. No registration required. Wednesdays @ 2 pm: March 15, April 12 & May 24.

April's movie title: Fences

 

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