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West End Wise Walk CANCELLED

Friday, November 28, 2014 | Other Dates  
9:30 AM - 10:30 AM

Directions to this location: Green Tree Park

Summary: The Wise Walk is cancelled for today. Please walk with us next Friday!

Little Learners: Playtime!

Friday, November 28, 2014 | Other Dates  
10:30 AM - 11:30 AM

Directions to this location: West End

Summary: Indoor play and discovery time for families with children age 0-5 years.

Storytime: Toddler and Preschooler Tales

Tuesday, December 2, 2014 | Other Dates  
10:30 AM - 11:30 AM

Directions to this location: West End

Summary: Children 9 months to age 5 and their parents or caregivers will get up and get moving at the library with stories, songs, rhymes and silly fun.

Teen Lounge: Photobooth

Tuesday, December 2, 2014 | Other Dates  
4:30 PM - 6:30 PM

Directions to this location: West End

Summary: The Teen Lounge is a place for 6th - 12th graders to hang out, eat popcorn, play video games on the Xbox 360 (with Kinect) or the Wii, listen to music, make art mess around and more!

Let's Speak English

Tuesday, December 2, 2014 | Other Dates  
6:45 PM - 7:45 PM

Directions to this location: West End

Summary: Improve your English with casual conversation at the West End every Tuesday!

TT Craft Club

Wednesday, December 3, 2014  
6:00 PM - 7:00 PM

Directions to this location: West End

Summary: The Library of Congress categorizes Arts and Crafts under the heading of Handicrafts; TT. Join us at the West End as we glitter, glue and knit our way through the TT's.

Kids Club: School-age Fun

Thursday, December 4, 2014 | Other Dates  
4:00 PM - 5:30 PM

Directions to this location: West End

Summary: This club is a place for kids to unwind after school. You never know what we might do. We might play games, make a silly craft, do hands-on science, watch a movie or investigate something completely new.

Digital Corps: Hummingbird Robotics

Thursday, December 4, 2014 | Other Dates  
6:00 PM - 7:30 PM

Directions to this location: West End

Summary: 6th-12th graders are invited to learn how to use the user-friendly Hummingbird Robotics Kit to make a robot! This is an 8 week course.

West End Wise Walk

Friday, December 5, 2014 | Other Dates  
9:30 AM - 10:30 AM

Directions to this location: Green Tree Park

Summary: We meet every Friday from 9:30-10:30 AM for a self-paced stroll followed by a light snack. Sign up for email updates by contacting Annica at stiversa@carnegielibrary.org

Little Learners: Playtime!

Friday, December 5, 2014 | Other Dates  
10:30 AM - 11:30 AM

Directions to this location: West End

Summary: Indoor play and discovery time for families with children age 0-5 years.

Patron Appreciation Day

Saturday, December 6, 2014  
10:00 AM - 4:00 PM

Directions to this location: West End

Summary: Thank you for your support! Thanks to you, CLP-West End is better than it's been in over a decade. Please enjoy a token of our appreciation when you visit us today!

Storytime: Toddler and Preschooler Tales

Tuesday, December 9, 2014 | Other Dates  
10:30 AM - 11:30 AM

Directions to this location: West End

Summary: Children 9 months to age 5 and their parents or caregivers will get up and get moving at the library with stories, songs, rhymes and silly fun.

Teen Lounge: Green Science Exploration

Tuesday, December 9, 2014 | Other Dates  
4:30 PM - 6:30 PM

Directions to this location: West End

Summary: The Teen Lounge is a place for 6th - 12th graders to hang out, eat popcorn, play video games on the Xbox 360 (with Kinect) or the Wii, listen to music, make art mess around and more!

Let's Speak English

Tuesday, December 9, 2014 | Other Dates  
6:45 PM - 7:45 PM

Directions to this location: West End

Summary: Improve your English with casual conversation at the West End every Tuesday!

West End Book Ends Book Club

Wednesday, December 10, 2014  
6:30 PM - 7:30 PM

Directions to this location: West End

Summary: Join us for the West End's monthly book discussion! This month we will be reading The Mischief of the Mistletoe by Lauren Willig.

Kids Club: School-age Fun

Thursday, December 11, 2014 | Other Dates  
4:00 PM - 5:30 PM

Directions to this location: West End

Summary: This club is a place for kids to unwind after school. You never know what we might do. We might play games, make a silly craft, do hands-on science, watch a movie or investigate something completely new.

Digital Corps: Hummingbird Robotics

Thursday, December 11, 2014 | Other Dates  
6:00 PM - 7:30 PM

Directions to this location: West End

Summary: 6th-12th graders are invited to learn how to use the user-friendly Hummingbird Robotics Kit to make a robot! This is an 8 week course.

West End Wise Walk

Friday, December 12, 2014 | Other Dates  
9:30 AM - 10:30 AM

Directions to this location: Green Tree Park

Summary: We meet every Friday from 9:30-10:30 AM for a self-paced stroll followed by a light snack. Sign up for email updates by contacting Annica at stiversa@carnegielibrary.org

Little Learners: Playtime!

Friday, December 12, 2014 | Other Dates  
10:30 AM - 11:30 AM

Directions to this location: West End

Summary: Indoor play and discovery time for families with children age 0-5 years.

Gadget Lab

Saturday, December 13, 2014  
10:30 AM - 12:00 PM

Directions to this location: West End

Summary: Are you planning to get a new eReader, tablet or other gadget this holiday season? Drop in on our Gadget Lab to talk with a tech-savvy librarian to learn how to download and stream free library materials and try before you buy!

Storytime: Toddler and Preschooler Tales

Tuesday, December 16, 2014 | Other Dates  
10:30 AM - 11:30 AM

Directions to this location: West End

Summary: Children 9 months to age 5 and their parents or caregivers will get up and get moving at the library with stories, songs, rhymes and silly fun.

Teen Lounge: Drum Machine

Tuesday, December 16, 2014 | Other Dates  
4:30 PM - 6:30 PM

Directions to this location: West End

Summary: The Teen Lounge is a place for 6th - 12th graders to hang out, eat popcorn, play video games on the Xbox 360 (with Kinect) or the Wii, listen to music, make art mess around and more!

Let's Speak English

Tuesday, December 16, 2014 | Other Dates  
6:45 PM - 7:45 PM

Directions to this location: West End

Summary: Improve your English with casual conversation at the West End every Tuesday!

Storytime: Fuzzy Pajamas Special

Wednesday, December 17, 2014
Christmas  
7:00 PM - 7:30 PM

Directions to this location: West End

Summary: Join us for a special bedtime story with a winter holiday theme. Put on those warm and fuzzy pajamas, grab a stuffed animal and a blanket to hear stories with us.

West End History Club Field Trip

Thursday, December 18, 2014  
11:00 AM - 12:30 PM

Directions to this location: West End

Summary: The West Pittsburgh History Club takes its yearly holiday party on the road to the Bayernhof Museum.

Kids Club: School-age Fun

Thursday, December 18, 2014 | Other Dates  
4:00 PM - 5:30 PM

Directions to this location: West End

Summary: This club is a place for kids to unwind after school. You never know what we might do. We might play games, make a silly craft, do hands-on science, watch a movie or investigate something completely new.

Make + Do: Sew Hand Warmers

Thursday, December 18, 2014 | Other Dates  
6:00 PM - 7:30 PM

Directions to this location: West End

Summary: 6th-12th graders are invited to come to the West End every Thursday for a variety of hands-on activities ranging from learning to use sewing machines to learning computer programming from experts. Check back for specific activities!

West End Wise Walk

Friday, December 19, 2014 | Other Dates  
9:30 AM - 10:30 AM

Directions to this location: Green Tree Park

Summary: We meet every Friday from 9:30-10:30 AM for a self-paced stroll followed by a light snack. Sign up for email updates by contacting Annica at stiversa@carnegielibrary.org

Little Learners: Playtime!

Friday, December 19, 2014 | Other Dates  
10:30 AM - 11:30 AM

Directions to this location: West End

Summary: Indoor play and discovery time for families with children age 0-5 years.

STEM Imagination Builders: Winter Block Party!

Saturday, December 20, 2014  
10:30 AM - 11:30 AM

Directions to this location: West End

Summary: A Block Party is a special program with a room full of blocks. We read a story about some kind of building, then kids are challenged to build something with the wood blocks, foam blocks, and animal blocks.

Teen Lounge: Guitar Workshop

Tuesday, December 23, 2014 | Other Dates  
4:30 PM - 6:30 PM

Directions to this location: West End

Summary: The Teen Lounge is a place for 6th - 12th graders to hang out, eat popcorn, play video games on the Xbox 360 (with Kinect) or the Wii, listen to music, make art mess around and more!

Let's Speak English

Tuesday, December 23, 2014 | Other Dates  
6:45 PM - 7:45 PM

Directions to this location: West End

Summary: Improve your English with casual conversation at the West End every Tuesday!

Teen Lounge: New Year's Party!

Tuesday, December 30, 2014 | Other Dates  
4:30 PM - 6:30 PM

Directions to this location: West End

Summary: The Teen Lounge is a place for 6th - 12th graders to hang out, eat popcorn, play video games on the Xbox 360 (with Kinect) or the Wii, listen to music, make art mess around and more!

West End Wise Walk

Friday, January 2, 2015 | Other Dates  
9:30 AM - 10:30 AM

Directions to this location: Green Tree Park

Summary: We meet every Friday from 9:30-10:30 AM for a self-paced stroll followed by a light snack. Sign up for email updates by contacting Annica at stiversa@carnegielibrary.org

Kids Club: School-age Fun

Thursday, January 8, 2015 | Other Dates  
4:00 PM - 5:30 PM

Directions to this location: West End

Summary: This club is a place for kids to unwind after school. You never know what we might do. We might play games, make a silly craft, do hands-on science, watch a movie or investigate something completely new.

West End Wise Walk

Friday, January 9, 2015 | Other Dates  
9:30 AM - 10:30 AM

Directions to this location: Green Tree Park

Summary: We meet every Friday from 9:30-10:30 AM for a self-paced stroll followed by a light snack. Sign up for email updates by contacting Annica at stiversa@carnegielibrary.org

Kids Club: School-age Fun

Thursday, January 15, 2015 | Other Dates  
4:00 PM - 5:30 PM

Directions to this location: West End

Summary: This club is a place for kids to unwind after school. You never know what we might do. We might play games, make a silly craft, do hands-on science, watch a movie or investigate something completely new.

West End Wise Walk

Friday, January 16, 2015 | Other Dates  
9:30 AM - 10:30 AM

Directions to this location: Green Tree Park

Summary: We meet every Friday from 9:30-10:30 AM for a self-paced stroll followed by a light snack. Sign up for email updates by contacting Annica at stiversa@carnegielibrary.org

Kids Club: School-age Fun

Thursday, January 22, 2015 | Other Dates  
4:00 PM - 5:30 PM

Directions to this location: West End

Summary: This club is a place for kids to unwind after school. You never know what we might do. We might play games, make a silly craft, do hands-on science, watch a movie or investigate something completely new.

West End Wise Walk

Friday, January 23, 2015 | Other Dates  
9:30 AM - 10:30 AM

Directions to this location: Green Tree Park

Summary: We meet every Friday from 9:30-10:30 AM for a self-paced stroll followed by a light snack. Sign up for email updates by contacting Annica at stiversa@carnegielibrary.org