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Dog Reading Pals
What? Dogs can't read! Of course they can't, but they are great listeners.

When: Friday, October 11, 2019 - 4:00 p.m. - 5:00 p.m.
Where: The Library

Children are invited to read aloud to therapy dogs on the second Friday of each month from 4:00 p.m. to 5:00 p.m. Our therapy dogs and their owners encourage children to read at their own pace in a relaxed and non-judgmental environment.

This is a drop-in program and does not require registration.

Our dogs are on vacation during August!  Please join us again in September!

YARNED AND DANGEROUS
The fiber artists formerly known as Knit-cro Maniacs

When: Monday, October 14, 2019 - 6:00 p.m. - 8:00 p.m.
Where: Murrysville Community Library

Join them on Monday evenings to work on your favorite knitting and/or crocheting project. No registration is necessary and the meeting is open to the public.

Author Visit with Colonel Nancy Anderson
The Very Few, The Proud: Women In the Marine Corps

When: Monday, October 14, 2019 - 6:30 p.m.
Where: Murrysville Community Library

Retired U.S. Marines Corps Colonel Nancy Anderson spent her career serving in roles from platoon commander through chief of staff of the 3rd Force Service Support Group on Okinawa, Japan.  Join Colonel Anderson as she discusses the history of women in the Marines.  CLICK HERE TO REGISTER FOR THIS EVENT.

Download a free digital copy of The Very Few, The Proud: Women in the Marine Corps 1977-2001 HERE.

TUESDAY EVENING BOOK GROUP
WHERE THE CRAWDADS SING by Delia Owens

When: Tuesday, October 15, 2019 - 6:30 p.m. till 8:00 p.m.
Where: Murrysville Community Library Conference Room

The books for discussion on October 15 will be Where the Crawdads Sing by Delia Owens. Check at the Circulation Desk to request the book. 

DAYTIME BOOK GROUP
A Library-sponsored book group held during daytime hours.

When: Thursday, October 17, 2019 - 11:00 a.m. - 12:30 p.m.
Where: Murrysville Community Library Conference Room

Our daytime book club will continue on October 17 at 11:00 a.m. and then will meet on the third Thursday of each month at the same time. Copies of the selected book will be available at the Circulation Desk.

LIBRARY KNITTERS

When: Monday, October 21, 2019 - 10:00 a.m.- noon
Where: Murrysville Community Library

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

Spree of Spine-Tingling Tales
Ghost Stories for the Whole Family

When: Saturday, October 26, 2019 - 2:00 p.m.
Where: Murrysville Community Library

Bring the family to the Murrysville Community Library to hear some spooky stories in celebration of the macabre this October. Story teller Alan Irvine will tell tales that make you shiver while you snack of some spooky deserts! Register by calling the library at 724-327-1102 or register online at www.murrysvillelibrary.org. All ages welcome.

Plant Based Nutrition Support Group - East Suburban Group

When: Wednesday, October 30, 2019 - 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 TO REGISTER

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Ballet FUNdamentals!
with the Pittsburgh Ballet Theatre

When: Saturday, November 2, 2019 - 1:30 p.m.
Where: Murrysville Community Library

Ballet FUNdamentals is a 30-minutes up-on-your-feet introduction to a ballet story.  Learn the basics of the ballet art form and meet a ballerina!

Socrates Cafe

When: Monday, November 4, 2019 - 6:30 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.

Author Visit with Chris Rodell
Growing Up in the REAL Mr. Rogers' Neighborhood: Life Lessons from the Heart of Latrobe, Pennsylvania

When: Monday, November 18, 2019 - 6:30 p.m.

The story of America’s favorite neighbor is being told in a movie starring America’s favorite actor. Yes, Tom Hanks will play Fred Rogers in, “A Beautiful Day in the Neighborhood,” set for a Nov. 22. And now the local author who wrote about his oddball friendship with neighbor Arnold Palmer is back with another endearing volume about life in the Real Mister Rogers’ Neighborhood. Yes, Chris Rodell and iUniverse are in October releasing "Growing Up in the REAL Mister Rogers' Neighborhood: Life Lessons from the Heart of Latrobe, Pennsylvania.” Part history, part biography, the book is a freewheeling conversation about what makes this one small town so special. One big reason is Rogers, a man visionary educators are beginning to equate with spiritual leaders like Gandhi and Martin Luther King Jr. It tells the stories of couples he married, souls he saved and if calling him “Christ-like” is blasphemous or accurate. It has previously untold stories of Rogers being a life-saving superhero and of him being perfectly human. In a world that cries out for civility and healing, it’s the only book about Mister Rogers’ Neighborhood by an author who actually lives there.