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Westmoreland Library Network Schedule of Events

LIBRARY KNITTERS

When: Monday, September 25, 2017 - 10:00 a.m.- noon
Where: Municipal Conference Room

Join our Library Knitters for coffee, the craft of your choice, and good conversation! The group meets every other Monday.

StoryWorks
Murrysville Community Library StoryWorks Storytellers Guild

When: Monday, September 25, 2017 - 6:00 p.m. till 8:00 p.m.
Where: Murrysville Community Library Conference Room

StoryWorks meets at 6:00 p.m. on the fourth Monday of each month. This community storytelling group provides a friendly, encouraging environment to amateurs and professionals. It is the perfect setting to try a new story, practice an already prepared piece, or just listen to others telling.

For more information contact Stas' Ziolkowski at stastells@gmail.com or Marva Seymour at jimandmarva@icloud.com.

APPLEBEE'S DINING TO DONATE PROGRAM
JOIN US AT MURRYSVILLE APPLEBEE'S FOR OUR FUNDRAISER

When: Tuesday, September 26, 2017 - 11:00 a.m. till 9:00 p.m.
Where: 4920 William Penn Highway, Murrysville

Applebee's Dining to Donate Program allows everyone to "Enjoy A Meal That's Filling and Fulfilling" by eating in or trying their Carside to Go service. Applebee's will donate to the Library 15% of total sales to Murrysville Community Library supporters on September 26, 2017.

Join us at the newest restaurant in Murrysville. Present the Applebee's flyer, available at the library or by clicking here, to your server or Carside to Go Specalist. You can also show the flyer on your smartphone.

Thank you to everyone who supports the Library and our partnership with the Murrysville Applebee's.

Plant Based Nutrition Support Group
East Suburban Group

When: Wednesday, September 27, 2017 - 6:30 p.m. till 8:00 p.m.
Where: Murrysville Community Library

A monthly meeting open to anyone interested in learning and sharing information about healthy, plant-based food choices.

Click here for more information.

CHAIR YOGA - A free class for adults

When: Monday, October 2, 2017 - 11:30 a.m.
Where: Murrysville Community Library Conference Room

Chair Yoga (chair and standing work) is designed to strengthen and stretch the body. Students will learn how to use the breath to relax the mind and body. To register for classes, please CLICK HERE or call the Library at 724-327-1102. For information about the class, please call instructor Carol Sheffler at 724-454-8529.

Additional dates for this year(register separately for each class):

November 6, December 4, January 8, February 5, and March 5

Socrates Cafe

When: Monday, October 2, 2017 - 7:00 PM
Where: Murrysville Community Library Conference Room

The Murrysville Socrates Café is an affiliate of the Society for Philosophical Inquiry. New members are always welcome; we believe that a diversity of opinion is important for a true exchange of ideas.

The meeting will be held in the Murrysville Community Library Conference Room.

Toddler Time - FALL SESSION

When: Wednesday, October 4, 2017 - 9:30 a.m. or 10:40 a.m. or 12:40 p.m.
Where: Murrysville Community Library Conference Room

TODDLER TIME - Wednesdays at: 9:30 a.m. - Click here to register
                                                  10:40 a.m. - Click here to register or
                                                  12:40 p.m. - Click here to register
Registration includes all class dates: October 4, 18, and November 1, 15, 29

Toddler Time is designed for children who are no younger than two and one half, yet have not had their fourth birthday before the first class. The children are to be accompanied by an adult. Each forty-minute session includes age-appropriate stories and a theme-related craft for each child and adult to make together.

Click on the links above to register or call the Library at 724-327-1102 and a staff member will be glad to complete the registration form for you.

Babies 'n' Books

When: Thursday, October 5, 2017 - 9:30 a.m.
Where: Murrysville Community Library Conference Room

Babies 'n' Books is for little ones who are walking to those who have not yet reached 2 1/2 years of age prior to the first class. Accompanied by a parent/caregiver, wee ones hear a story, sing, rhyme, and move in this thirty-minute program.

Click here to register and complete the registration form. Alternatively, you may call the Library at 724-327-1102 and a staff member will be glad to complete the registration form for you.

Registration includes all class dates: October 5, 19, and 26

PUSHING THE LIMITS - An adult, science-based reading and discussion group
THE GENE: AN INTIMATE HISTORY by Siddhartha Mukherjee

When: Tuesday, October 10, 2017 - 6:30 p.m. till 8:00 p.m.
Where: Murrysville Community Library Conference Room

Join us at the Murrysville Community Library to continue exploring new ideas about nature, connections, survival, and knowledge in our evening, adult discussion program.

The book when the group returns for the October 10 discussion at Murrysville Community Library is The Gene: an intimate history by Siddhartha Mukherjee. Contact staff at the Circulation Desk to request a copy.

Preschool Storytime - FALL SESSION
TUESDAYS

When: Tuesday, October 10, 2017 - 10:40 a.m. or 12:40 p.m.
Where: Murrysville Community Library Conference Room

Preschool Storytime is for children between the ages of four and six. Each thirty-minute session includes theme-related stories and literacy activities. Registration is required and includes all listed dates.


PRESCHOOL STORYTIME - Tuesdays at
10:40 a.m. - Click here to register or
12:40 p.m. - Click here to register
Registration includes all class dates: October 10, 17, 24, 31, November 7, 14

Click on the links above to register or call 724-327-1102 and a staff member will be happy to assist you with registration.

MEET AUTHOR SCOTT BROWN
Author of THE PITTSBURGH STEELER FANS' BUCKET LIST

When: Wednesday, October 11, 2017 - 6:00 p.m.
Where: Murrysville Community Library Conference Room

Whether you're attending every home game or supporting the Steelers from afar, there's something for every fan to do in The Pittsburgh Steeler Fans' Bucket List by author and journalist Scott Brown, a Greensburg resident. He will be at Murrysville Community Library to discuss he latest book at 6:00 p.m. on Wednesday, October 11.

Mr. Brown is currently collaborating with former Steeler Tunch Ilkin on a book scheduled for release in 2018.

Click here to register.

Dog Reading Pals

When: Friday, October 13, 2017 - 4:00
Where: The Library

What?  Dogs can't read!  Of course they can't, but they are great listeners.  Reading to dogs helps children read at their own pace.  Join us on Friday, October 13 and and take your turn reading to a dog pal.  This is a great way to encourage new readers!

TUESDAY EVENING BOOK GROUP
ABSOLUTELY TRUE DIARY OF A PART-TIME INDIAN by Sherman Alexie

When: Tuesday, October 17, 2017 - 6:30 p.m. till 8:00 p.m.
Where: Murrysville Community Library Conference Room

The book for the October 17 meeting will be The Absolutely True Diary of a Part-time Indian by Sherman Alexie. Check at the Circulation Desk to request the books.