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West Pittsburgh History Club Meeting

Thursday, August 28, 2014  
11:00 AM
Directions to this location: West End

Summary: Interested in the history of the West End? Join us at the August meeting of the West Pittsburgh History Club!

West End Wise Walk

Friday, August 29, 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

Family Playshop

Tuesday, September 2, 2014
Tuesdays in September | Other Dates  
10:30 AM - 11:30 AM

Directions to this location: West End


Teen Lounge: Back to School Buttons!

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

Directions to this location: West End

Summary: The Teen Lounge is a place for students in grade 6 - 12 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!

Kids Club: School-age Fun

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

Directions to this location: West End

Summary: This after school 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, September 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

Family Playshop: Stay and Play

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

Directions to this location: West End


Family Playshop

Tuesday, September 9, 2014
Tuesdays in September | Other Dates  
10:30 AM - 11:30 AM

Directions to this location: West End


Teen Lounge

Tuesday, September 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!

Garden Thyme: Planting Fall Gardens with Garden Dreams

Wednesday, September 10, 2014  
6:00 PM - 7:30 PM

Directions to this location: West End

Summary: Join us to learn about techniques to extend your harvest and grow vegetables and herbs into the fall and winter. We will be discussing a variety of crops and methods to make your fall garden a success. Weather permitting, we will plant our fall garden.

Kids Club: School-age Fun

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

Directions to this location: West End

Summary: This after school 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 Something!

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

Directions to this location: West End

Summary: Students in grade 6 - 12 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.

West End Wise Walk

Friday, September 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

Family Playshop: Stay and Play

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

Directions to this location: West End


Family Playshop

Tuesday, September 16, 2014
Tuesdays in September | Other Dates  
10:30 AM - 11:30 AM

Directions to this location: West End


Teen Lounge

Tuesday, September 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!

Book Ends - West End Book Club

Wednesday, September 17, 2014  
6:30 PM - 7:30 PM

Directions to this location: West End

Summary: Join us to discuss September's book, Beatrice and Virgil by Life of Pi author Yann Martel.

Kids Club: School-age Fun

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

Directions to this location: West End

Summary: This after school 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.

Pittsburgh Public Schools presents Magnet Information Sessions

Thursday, September 18, 2014  
6:30 PM - 7:30 PM

Directions to this location: West End

Summary: It's time to start planning for the 2015-2016 school year. Is your child applying to a Pittsburgh Public School Magnet? Learn how your student can pick a program that helps them pursue their passion.

West End Wise Walk

Friday, September 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

Family Playshop: Stay and Play

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

Directions to this location: West End


Storytime: Family Fun Saturdays

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

Directions to this location: West End

Summary: This family program for children with their parents or caregivers is a chance to spend a great day at the library. All ages welcome. Listen to stories, sing some songs, and build literacy skills. Join us once a month on the third Saturday.

Celebrate Back to School

Saturday, September 20, 2014  
2:00 PM - 3:30 PM

Directions to this location: West End

Summary: Join our back to school celebration for children preschool to 5th grade who have survived their first few weeks of school.

Family Playshop

Tuesday, September 23, 2014
Tuesdays in September | Other Dates  
10:30 AM - 11:30 AM

Directions to this location: West End


Teen Lounge

Tuesday, September 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!

Storytime: Pajamas & Pete the Cat

Wednesday, September 24, 2014  
7:00 PM - 7:45 PM

Directions to this location: West End


Kids Club: School-age Fun

Thursday, September 25, 2014 | Other Dates  
4:00 PM - 5:30 PM

Directions to this location: West End

Summary: This after school 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: Labs on Location

Thursday, September 25, 2014 | Other Dates  
6:00 PM - 7:30 PM

Directions to this location: West End

Summary: Students in grade 6 - 12 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.

West End Wise Walk

Friday, September 26, 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

Family Playshop: Stay and Play

Friday, September 26, 2014 | Other Dates  
10:30 AM - 11:30 AM

Directions to this location: West End


10 and Up Sewing

Saturday, September 27, 2014  
10:30 AM - 12:00 PM

Directions to this location: West End

Summary: Everyone age 10 and up can learn how to use a sewing machine to make a T-shirt bag or scarf. Please bring an old T-shirt.

History of Elliott and West End

Saturday, September 27, 2014  
1:00 PM - 4:00 PM

Directions to this location: West End


Family Playshop

Tuesday, September 30, 2014
Tuesdays in September | Other Dates  
10:30 AM - 11:30 AM

Directions to this location: West End


Teen Lounge

Tuesday, September 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!

Kids Club: School-age Fun

Thursday, October 2, 2014 | Other Dates  
4:00 PM - 5:30 PM

Directions to this location: West End

Summary: This after school 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, October 3, 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

Teen 3D Printer Workshop

Saturday, October 4, 2014  
2:00 PM - 4:00 PM

Directions to this location: West End

Summary: Learn how to use a 3D printer! See how to set it up, where to find free resources to print and print something! Grade 6-12 only please.

Kids Club: School-age Fun

Thursday, October 9, 2014 | Other Dates  
4:00 PM - 5:30 PM

Directions to this location: West End

Summary: This after school 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, October 10, 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

Kids Club: School-age Fun

Thursday, October 16, 2014 | Other Dates  
4:00 PM - 5:30 PM

Directions to this location: West End

Summary: This after school 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, October 17, 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

Kids Club: School-age Fun

Thursday, October 23, 2014 | Other Dates  
4:00 PM - 5:30 PM

Directions to this location: West End

Summary: This after school 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, October 24, 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