Meet Children’s Book Author Tracy Thorpe Scott - Thursday, June 22 @ 6:30 pm
Meet children’s author Tracy Thorpe Scott as she reads her picture book, The Power of Me! This story focuses on diversity, belief in yourself and embracing your uniqueness in this world. Activities and refreshments provided at the conclusion of the program, and books will be available for purchase. Registration required.
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 @ 6:30 pm:
Parent/Guardian Internet & Technology Safety Training - Wednesday, July 5 @ 6:30 pm
Free Internet and Technology Safety Training will be presented by A Child’s Place (ACP) staff Brian Johnson, ACP Police Liaison and retired City of Pittsburgh Police Detective and Charlene Morris, ACP Therapeutic Supports Coordinator. The presentation will focus on the potential dangers that are present when using technology and will provide tips for safe use. The use of popular apps (ex. Instagram, snapchat, etc.), cyberbullying, smartphone safety and child abuse awareness will be explored. Registration required.
4th Annual Stuffed Friend Sleepover - Friday, July 21 @ 6:30 pm (animal registration and activities) & Saturday, July 22 @ 9:30 am (animal pick-up with donuts and juice)
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.
Family Night - Musical Theater Production - Friday, Aug. 11 @ 7 pm @ Harrison Middle School
Our teen musical theater students will present Aladdin and His Wonderful, Magical Lamp! Don’t miss this FREE family event and support our teens’ talents and hard work! All ages welcome! Registration required.
End of Summer Reading Celebration and BBQ - Friday, Aug. 25 @ 6:30 pm
Come celebrate the end of summer with food, games, music, face painting and more...and it’s all FREE! No registration required.