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Baby and Me: Storytime Fun!

Friday, April 18, 2014 | Other Dates  
10:30 AM
Directions to this location: Allegheny

Summary: Sing, clap, bounce and listen to nursery rhymes and stories! Enjoy language, books and playful activities in a positive and supportive atmosphere with your baby. Recommended for children birth to 18 months with a caregiver.

Film Forward: Advancing Cultural Dialogue: Valentine Road

Saturday, April 19, 2014  
2:00 PM - 4:00 PM

Directions to this location: Allegheny

Summary: In 2008, eighth-grade student Brandon McInerney shot his classmate Larry King twice in the back of the head. Valentine Road connects the human wreckage of Larry’s and Brandon’s troubled lives—both bullied and both searching for a sense of belonging.

Family Study Buddies: Homework Club

Monday, April 21, 2014 | Other Dates  
4:30 PM
Directions to this location: Allegheny

Summary: Drop by the Library for weekly homework help and tutoring. Adult tutors will be available to help your child complete their homework. Recommended for children in grade K-6.

The Labs: Open Lab

Monday, April 21, 2014 | Other Dates  
5:00 PM - 7:00 PM

Directions to this location: Allegheny

Summary: Welcome to The Labs! This teen-only Open Lab period gives you some space to work on whatever creative and/or techy project you like. Need help? Ask a mentor in The Labs!

Teen Time Tuesdays

Tuesday, April 22, 2014 | Other Dates  
4:00 PM - 5:00 PM

Directions to this location: Allegheny

Summary: Whether we're playing video games, crafting something new or making a snack, there will be plenty to keep us busy! Recommended for teens in grade 6-12.

Family Fun: Pajama Jam Storytime

Tuesday, April 22, 2014 | Other Dates  
6:30 PM
Directions to this location: Allegheny

Summary: Bring the whole family to the Library for a goodnight story! We'll sing songs, do silly rhymes and wind down the day together. Recommended for children age 18 months or older with an adult.

Game-O-Rama

Wednesday, April 23, 2014 | Other Dates  
3:00 PM - 4:00 PM

Directions to this location: Allegheny

Summary: Stop by the Library after school to play games! Challenge your friends and learn some new dance moves with the Xbox, PS3 or Wii.

Teen Homework Help!

Wednesday, April 23, 2014 | Other Dates  
4:00 PM - 5:00 PM

Directions to this location: Allegheny


Teen Reading Lounge: Book discussion: Teen’s choice!

Wednesday, April 23, 2014  
5:30 PM - 7:45 PM

Directions to this location: Allegheny


Family Fun: Storytime

Thursday, April 24, 2014 | Other Dates  
10:30 AM
Directions to this location: Allegheny

Summary: Join us for stories, songs and rhymes. Recommended for children 18 months and up with an adult.

Celebrate: Arbor Day

Thursday, April 24, 2014  
10:30 AM
Directions to this location: Allegheny

Summary: Join us for an Arbor Day storytime featuring trees and nature. Recommended for children 18 months and up with a caregiver.

Nintendo Wii: Gaming @ the Library

Thursday, April 24, 2014 | Other Dates  
12:00 PM - 2:00 PM

Directions to this location: Allegheny

Summary: Beginner or Gamer? Try your hand at the Nintendo Wii.

The Labs: Animation with the Puppet Warp Tool (Photo/Video)

Thursday, April 24, 2014 | Other Dates  
4:00 PM - 7:00 PM

Directions to this location: Allegheny

Summary: Learn to use tools in After Effects to create animations from still images.

Sahaja Meditation

Thursday, April 24, 2014 | Other Dates  
6:00 PM - 7:45 PM

Directions to this location: Allegheny

Summary: Learn how to release your Inner Energy and become better balanced and connected to yourself emotionally, physically and spiritually. Help manage stress, master your emotions and find solutions to your problems.

Baby and Me: Storytime Fun!

Friday, April 25, 2014 | Other Dates  
10:30 AM
Directions to this location: Allegheny

Summary: Sing, clap, bounce and listen to nursery rhymes and stories! Enjoy language, books and playful activities in a positive and supportive atmosphere with your baby. Recommended for children birth to 18 months with a caregiver.

School-Age Fun: Kid's Choice

Friday, April 25, 2014  
3:30 PM
Directions to this location: Allegheny

Summary: Join us for these special "Kid's Choice" editions of Kids Club for a fun, interactive program designed by our Library super-user kids. Contact the Library for more information. Recommended for children in grade 1-5.

Family Study Buddies: Homework Club

Monday, April 28, 2014 | Other Dates  
4:30 PM
Directions to this location: Allegheny

Summary: Drop by the Library for weekly homework help and tutoring. Adult tutors will be available to help your child complete their homework. Recommended for children in grade K-6.

The Labs: Open Lab

Monday, April 28, 2014 | Other Dates  
5:00 PM - 7:00 PM

Directions to this location: Allegheny

Summary: Welcome to The Labs! This teen-only Open Lab period gives you some space to work on whatever creative and/or techy project you like. Need help? Ask a mentor in The Labs!

Kathleen George: Author Visit

Monday, April 28, 2014  
6:30 PM - 8:00 PM

Directions to this location: Allegheny

Summary: Find out why readers and critics alike are buzzing about crime novelist Kathleen George. Join Ms. George as she discusses her newest releases, A Measure of Blood and Johnstown Girls.

Tai Chi

Tuesday, April 29, 2014 | Other Dates  
10:30 AM - 11:30 AM

Directions to this location: Allegheny

Summary: This weekly program focuses on a system of physical exercise to improve and maintain health. Tai Chi can be helpful in achieving a state of physical and mental relaxation while also strengthening the cardiovascular and immune systems.

Teen Time Tuesdays

Tuesday, April 29, 2014 | Other Dates  
4:00 PM - 5:00 PM

Directions to this location: Allegheny

Summary: Whether we're playing video games, crafting something new or making a snack, there will be plenty to keep us busy! Recommended for teens in grade 6-12.

Family Fun: Stuffed Animal Sleepover

Tuesday, April 29, 2014 | Other Dates  
6:30 PM
Directions to this location: Allegheny

Summary: Wear your jammies and bring your favorite stuffed animal friend to a special storytime. Afterwards, your friend will stay and sleepover at the library! Receive a souvenir detailing your stuffed friend’s overnight library adventure.

Game-O-Rama

Wednesday, April 30, 2014 | Other Dates  
3:00 PM - 4:00 PM

Directions to this location: Allegheny

Summary: Stop by the Library after school to play games! Challenge your friends and learn some new dance moves with the Xbox, PS3 or Wii.

Teen Homework Help!

Wednesday, April 30, 2014 | Other Dates  
4:00 PM - 5:00 PM

Directions to this location: Allegheny


Teen Reading Lounge: Hands-on Activity

Wednesday, April 30, 2014  
5:30 PM - 7:45 PM

Directions to this location: Allegheny


Nintendo Wii: Gaming @ the Library

Thursday, May 1, 2014 | Other Dates  
12:00 PM - 2:00 PM

Directions to this location: Allegheny

Summary: Beginner or Gamer? Try your hand at the Nintendo Wii.

Family Fun: Storytime

Thursday, May 1, 2014 | Other Dates  
10:30 AM
Directions to this location: Allegheny

Summary: Join us for stories, songs and rhymes. Recommended for children 18 months and up with an adult.

School-Age Fun: Make Space

Thursday, May 1, 2014 | Other Dates  
3:30 PM
Directions to this location: Allegheny

Summary: Children will use real tools, materials and equipment while they craft, create and design their own projects – or just tinker! We’re excited about the journey, not the final result. We will explore wood, nails, hammers, yarn and other materials in these Make Space programs. Recommended for children in grade 1-5.

The Labs: Create Your Own Ringtone (Wildcard)

Thursday, May 1, 2014  
4:00 PM - 7:00 PM

Directions to this location: Allegheny

Summary: During our bonus week this month, we’ll use GarageBand to make ringtones.

Sahaja Meditation

Thursday, May 1, 2014 | Other Dates  
6:00 PM - 7:45 PM

Directions to this location: Allegheny

Summary: Learn how to release your Inner Energy and become better balanced and connected to yourself emotionally, physically and spiritually. Help manage stress, master your emotions and find solutions to your problems.

Everyone Should Have a Will...: Now it's Easier Than You Think...

Monday, May 5, 2014 | Other Dates  
4:00 PM - 6:00 PM

Directions to this location: Allegheny

Summary: Attorneys will be available free of charge to prepare Wills, Living Wills and Powers of Attorney.

Family Study Buddies: Homework Club

Monday, May 5, 2014 | Other Dates  
4:30 PM
Directions to this location: Allegheny

Summary: Drop by the Library for weekly homework help and tutoring. Adult tutors will be available to help your child complete their homework. Recommended for children in grade K-6.

The Labs: Open Lab

Monday, May 5, 2014 | Other Dates  
5:00 PM - 7:00 PM

Directions to this location: Allegheny

Summary: Welcome to The Labs! This teen-only Open Lab period gives you some space to work on whatever creative and/or techy project you like. Need help? Ask a mentor in The Labs!

Conversation Salon: A monthly, moderated, discussion forum.

Tuesday, May 6, 2014 | Other Dates  
10:00 AM - 11:00 AM

Directions to this location: Allegheny

Summary: Have an opinion? Then join us for a monthly, moderated, discussion of a variety of topics. Held at West Park Court, corner of Brighton Road and North Avenue.

Tai Chi

Tuesday, May 6, 2014 | Other Dates  
10:30 AM - 11:30 AM

Directions to this location: Allegheny

Summary: This weekly program focuses on a system of physical exercise to improve and maintain health. Tai Chi can be helpful in achieving a state of physical and mental relaxation while also strengthening the cardiovascular and immune systems.

Game-O-Rama

Wednesday, May 7, 2014 | Other Dates  
3:00 PM - 4:00 PM

Directions to this location: Allegheny

Summary: Stop by the Library after school to play games! Challenge your friends and learn some new dance moves with the Xbox, PS3 or Wii.

Teen Homework Help!

Wednesday, May 7, 2014 | Other Dates  
4:00 PM - 5:00 PM

Directions to this location: Allegheny


Spring Book Sale: Friends of CLP Allegheny

Thursday, May 8, 2014  
10:00 AM - 5:00 PM

Directions to this location: Allegheny

Summary: Choose from a wide selection of books, DVDs and CDs.

Family Fun: Storytime

Thursday, May 8, 2014 | Other Dates  
10:30 AM
Directions to this location: Allegheny

Summary: Join us for stories, songs and rhymes. Recommended for children 18 months and up with an adult.

Nintendo Wii: Gaming @ the Library

Thursday, May 8, 2014 | Other Dates  
12:00 PM - 2:00 PM

Directions to this location: Allegheny

Summary: Beginner or Gamer? Try your hand at the Nintendo Wii.

School-Age Fun: Make Space

Thursday, May 8, 2014 | Other Dates  
3:30 PM
Directions to this location: Allegheny

Summary: Children will use real tools, materials and equipment while they craft, create and design their own projects – or just tinker! We’re excited about the journey, not the final result. We will explore wood, nails, hammers, yarn and other materials in these Make Space programs. Recommended for children in grade 1-5.

The Labs: Music/Audio Workshop

Thursday, May 8, 2014 | Other Dates  
4:00 PM - 7:00 PM

Directions to this location: Allegheny

Summary: This teens-only workshop will offer aspiring musicians, singers, rappers, DJs, and podcasters an opportunity to hone their craft.

Sahaja Meditation

Thursday, May 8, 2014 | Other Dates  
6:00 PM - 7:45 PM

Directions to this location: Allegheny

Summary: Learn how to release your Inner Energy and become better balanced and connected to yourself emotionally, physically and spiritually. Help manage stress, master your emotions and find solutions to your problems.

Family Study Buddies: Homework Club

Monday, May 12, 2014 | Other Dates  
4:30 PM
Directions to this location: Allegheny

Summary: Drop by the Library for weekly homework help and tutoring. Adult tutors will be available to help your child complete their homework. Recommended for children in grade K-6.

The Labs: Open Lab

Monday, May 12, 2014 | Other Dates  
5:00 PM - 7:00 PM

Directions to this location: Allegheny

Summary: Welcome to The Labs! This teen-only Open Lab period gives you some space to work on whatever creative and/or techy project you like. Need help? Ask a mentor in The Labs!

Computer Basics & Email: What every new computer user needs to know to create and use a Yahoo mail account.

Tuesday, May 13, 2014 | Other Dates  
10:00 AM - 11:30 AM

Directions to this location: Allegheny

Summary: We Cover: • Hardware vs. Software • PC Anatomy • Keyboarding • Building your mouse skills • Email safety • Email etiquette • Sign up process for a Yahoo account

PreK Program: What's the BIG Idea?™ Math & Science for Children & Parents

Tuesday, May 13, 2014  
10:30 AM
Directions to this location: Allegheny

Summary: Explore the world with fun hands-on activities and stories designed to develop math and science abilities in young children. Parents and children will play and learn together. Recommended for children age 3-6 with a caregiver.

Game-O-Rama

Wednesday, May 14, 2014 | Other Dates  
3:00 PM - 4:00 PM

Directions to this location: Allegheny

Summary: Stop by the Library after school to play games! Challenge your friends and learn some new dance moves with the Xbox, PS3 or Wii.

Teen Homework Help!

Wednesday, May 14, 2014 | Other Dates  
4:00 PM - 5:00 PM

Directions to this location: Allegheny


Nintendo Wii: Gaming @ the Library

Thursday, May 15, 2014 | Other Dates  
12:00 PM - 2:00 PM

Directions to this location: Allegheny

Summary: Beginner or Gamer? Try your hand at the Nintendo Wii.

The Labs: Design Workshop

Thursday, May 15, 2014 | Other Dates  
4:00 PM - 7:00 PM

Directions to this location: Allegheny

Summary: Welcome to The Labs! This teen-only workshop will explore the basics of design using old school drawing tools and digital media.

Sahaja Meditation

Thursday, May 15, 2014 | Other Dates  
6:00 PM - 7:45 PM

Directions to this location: Allegheny

Summary: Learn how to release your Inner Energy and become better balanced and connected to yourself emotionally, physically and spiritually. Help manage stress, master your emotions and find solutions to your problems.

Walk in the Park: Discover Allegheny Commons

Saturday, May 17, 2014  
12:00 PM - 1:00 PM

Directions to this location: Allegheny

Summary: Curious about the Allegheny Commons? Take a walk in the park with Allegheny Commons Initiative. Discover the hidden treasures of the local parks.

Family Study Buddies: Homework Club

Monday, May 19, 2014 | Other Dates  
4:30 PM
Directions to this location: Allegheny

Summary: Drop by the Library for weekly homework help and tutoring. Adult tutors will be available to help your child complete their homework. Recommended for children in grade K-6.

The Labs: Open Lab

Monday, May 19, 2014 | Other Dates  
5:00 PM - 7:00 PM

Directions to this location: Allegheny

Summary: Welcome to The Labs! This teen-only Open Lab period gives you some space to work on whatever creative and/or techy project you like. Need help? Ask a mentor in The Labs!

Tai Chi

Tuesday, May 20, 2014 | Other Dates  
10:30 AM - 11:30 AM

Directions to this location: Allegheny

Summary: This weekly program focuses on a system of physical exercise to improve and maintain health. Tai Chi can be helpful in achieving a state of physical and mental relaxation while also strengthening the cardiovascular and immune systems.

Game-O-Rama

Wednesday, May 21, 2014 | Other Dates  
3:00 PM - 4:00 PM

Directions to this location: Allegheny

Summary: Stop by the Library after school to play games! Challenge your friends and learn some new dance moves with the Xbox, PS3 or Wii.

Teen Homework Help!

Wednesday, May 21, 2014 | Other Dates  
4:00 PM - 5:00 PM

Directions to this location: Allegheny


Nintendo Wii: Gaming @ the Library

Thursday, May 22, 2014 | Other Dates  
12:00 PM - 2:00 PM

Directions to this location: Allegheny

Summary: Beginner or Gamer? Try your hand at the Nintendo Wii.

The Labs: Makers' Studio Workshop

Thursday, May 22, 2014 | Other Dates  
4:00 PM - 7:00 PM

Directions to this location: Allegheny

Summary: Welcome to The Labs! This teen-only workshop will focus on a variety of tech-based projects like coding, robot making, and soft circuits.

Sahaja Meditation

Thursday, May 22, 2014 | Other Dates  
6:00 PM - 7:45 PM

Directions to this location: Allegheny

Summary: Learn how to release your Inner Energy and become better balanced and connected to yourself emotionally, physically and spiritually. Help manage stress, master your emotions and find solutions to your problems.

Tai Chi

Tuesday, May 27, 2014 | Other Dates  
10:30 AM - 11:30 AM

Directions to this location: Allegheny

Summary: This weekly program focuses on a system of physical exercise to improve and maintain health. Tai Chi can be helpful in achieving a state of physical and mental relaxation while also strengthening the cardiovascular and immune systems.

Game-O-Rama

Wednesday, May 28, 2014 | Other Dates  
3:00 PM - 4:00 PM

Directions to this location: Allegheny

Summary: Stop by the Library after school to play games! Challenge your friends and learn some new dance moves with the Xbox, PS3 or Wii.

Teen Homework Help!

Wednesday, May 28, 2014 | Other Dates  
4:00 PM - 5:00 PM

Directions to this location: Allegheny


Nintendo Wii: Gaming @ the Library

Thursday, May 29, 2014 | Other Dates  
12:00 PM - 2:00 PM

Directions to this location: Allegheny

Summary: Beginner or Gamer? Try your hand at the Nintendo Wii.

The Labs: Photo/Video Workshop

Thursday, May 29, 2014 | Other Dates  
4:00 PM - 7:00 PM

Directions to this location: Allegheny

Summary: Welcome to The Labs! This teen-only workshop will provide the basic tools for filmmaking and photography.

Sahaja Meditation

Thursday, May 29, 2014 | Other Dates  
6:00 PM - 7:45 PM

Directions to this location: Allegheny

Summary: Learn how to release your Inner Energy and become better balanced and connected to yourself emotionally, physically and spiritually. Help manage stress, master your emotions and find solutions to your problems.

Everyone Should Have a Will...: Now it's Easier Than You Think...

Monday, June 2, 2014 | Other Dates  
4:00 PM - 6:00 PM

Directions to this location: Allegheny

Summary: Attorneys will be available free of charge to prepare Wills, Living Wills and Powers of Attorney.

The Labs: Open Lab

Monday, June 2, 2014 | Other Dates  
5:00 PM - 7:00 PM

Directions to this location: Allegheny

Summary: Welcome to The Labs! This teen-only Open Lab period gives you some space to work on whatever creative and/or techy project you like. Need help? Ask a mentor in The Labs!

Conversation Salon: A monthly, moderated, discussion forum.

Tuesday, June 3, 2014 | Other Dates  
10:00 AM - 11:00 AM

Directions to this location: Allegheny

Summary: Have an opinion? Then join us for a monthly, moderated, discussion of a variety of topics. Held at West Park Court, corner of Brighton Road and North Avenue.

Tai Chi

Tuesday, June 3, 2014 | Other Dates  
10:30 AM - 11:30 AM

Directions to this location: Allegheny

Summary: This weekly program focuses on a system of physical exercise to improve and maintain health. Tai Chi can be helpful in achieving a state of physical and mental relaxation while also strengthening the cardiovascular and immune systems.

Teen Homework Help!

Wednesday, June 4, 2014 | Other Dates  
4:00 PM - 5:00 PM

Directions to this location: Allegheny


Nintendo Wii: Gaming @ the Library

Thursday, June 5, 2014 | Other Dates  
12:00 PM - 2:00 PM

Directions to this location: Allegheny

Summary: Beginner or Gamer? Try your hand at the Nintendo Wii.

The Labs: Music/Audio Workshop

Thursday, June 5, 2014 | Other Dates  
4:00 PM - 7:00 PM

Directions to this location: Allegheny

Summary: This teens-only workshop will offer aspiring musicians, singers, rappers, DJs, and podcasters an opportunity to hone their craft.

Sahaja Meditation

Thursday, June 5, 2014 | Other Dates  
6:00 PM - 7:45 PM

Directions to this location: Allegheny

Summary: Learn how to release your Inner Energy and become better balanced and connected to yourself emotionally, physically and spiritually. Help manage stress, master your emotions and find solutions to your problems.

The Labs: Open Lab

Monday, June 9, 2014 | Other Dates  
5:00 PM - 7:00 PM

Directions to this location: Allegheny

Summary: Welcome to The Labs! This teen-only Open Lab period gives you some space to work on whatever creative and/or techy project you like. Need help? Ask a mentor in The Labs!

Computer Basics & Email: What every new computer user needs to know to create and use a Yahoo mail account.

Tuesday, June 10, 2014 | Other Dates  
10:00 AM - 11:30 AM

Directions to this location: Allegheny

Summary: We Cover: • Hardware vs. Software • PC Anatomy • Keyboarding • Building your mouse skills • Email safety • Email etiquette • Sign up process for a Yahoo account

Nintendo Wii: Gaming @ the Library

Thursday, June 12, 2014 | Other Dates  
12:00 PM - 2:00 PM

Directions to this location: Allegheny

Summary: Beginner or Gamer? Try your hand at the Nintendo Wii.

The Labs: Design Workshop

Thursday, June 12, 2014 | Other Dates  
4:00 PM - 7:00 PM

Directions to this location: Allegheny

Summary: Welcome to The Labs! This teen-only workshop will explore the basics of design using old school drawing tools and digital media.

Sahaja Meditation

Thursday, June 12, 2014 | Other Dates  
6:00 PM - 7:45 PM

Directions to this location: Allegheny

Summary: Learn how to release your Inner Energy and become better balanced and connected to yourself emotionally, physically and spiritually. Help manage stress, master your emotions and find solutions to your problems.

The Labs: Open Lab

Monday, June 16, 2014 | Other Dates  
5:00 PM - 7:00 PM

Directions to this location: Allegheny

Summary: Welcome to The Labs! This teen-only Open Lab period gives you some space to work on whatever creative and/or techy project you like. Need help? Ask a mentor in The Labs!

Tai Chi

Tuesday, June 17, 2014 | Other Dates  
10:30 AM - 11:30 AM

Directions to this location: Allegheny

Summary: This weekly program focuses on a system of physical exercise to improve and maintain health. Tai Chi can be helpful in achieving a state of physical and mental relaxation while also strengthening the cardiovascular and immune systems.