Ford City Public Library

Library Programs

Join us for upcoming programs, events, and activities at Ford City Public Library! All events are free and open to the public. Registration required where noted.
 Limit by audience:
Snack N STEM: Stoneh
1136 Fourth Ave
Tuesday, Jun. 18, 11:30am
This program has reached capacity. The waitlist is also full at this time. If you had previously signed up for the waitlist, a library staff member will contact you if space becomes available.  Registering for the waitlist does not guarantee you a spot.  Thank you!

During the summer, children ages 6 and up are invited to explore a different STEM activity each week with a themed snack! This week's activity is a Stonehenge Challenge!  Registration is required for each week. Register online here for each of the dates below you plan to attend.  Call us at 724-763-3591 with any questions!
Tech Tutor Tuesdays
1136 Fourth Ave
Tuesday, Jun. 18, 1:30pm - 4pm
Adults and seniors can get help with laptops, smartphones, apps, email, and more from our Tech Tutor! 


For more information, contact Sarah at sarahbly@armstronglibraries.org 

Funded by the 2023 United Way Community Impact Fund
LEGO Club
1136 Fourth Ave
Tuesday, Jun. 18, 6pm
Put your building skills to the test at LEGO Club!  We'll have our LEGOS and some challenges ready for builders on the 3rd Tuesday of each month. Open to ages 6+ (children under 10 must have adult supervision).
Summer Storytime: Ad
1136 Fourth Ave
Wednesday, Jun. 19, 11:30am
Join Miss Katie & special guests to read a story, dance, sing, & create! During Summer Reading, we’ll be special guests and activities each week! This week we have a special visit from the Crooked Creek Rangers! Registration recommended for each week; walk-in availability will depend on space & supplies. Register online here!  Call us at 724-763-3591 with any questions.
Book Buddies (SRP)
1136 Fourth Ave
Wednesday, Jun. 19, 2pm
During the summer, children ages 3 and up are invited to pair up with guest readers from our local schools to read together and build early literacy skills. Registration is required for each week. Register online here for each of the dates below you plan to attend.  Call us at 724-763-3591 with any questions!
Weigh to Go Wednesda
1136 Fourth Ave
Wednesday, Jun. 19, 6:00PM
Meet up with others on their weight loss and healthy living journeys ecah week for talk, tips, and much needed support.  Individuals age 18 and over are welcome to join Weigh to Go Wednesday each week at 6pm, with weigh-ins starting at 5:30pm.  

No registration needed!  Please feel free to stop in during a meeting to see what it's all about!  If you'd like to join the group, you can do so at that time!
Yarn Collectors
1136 Fourth Ave
Thursday, Jun. 20, 10AM
Do you knit or crochet? Have you always wanted to learn? Meet up with this knitty group AM or PM! Learn, work on your own project, or work together to benefit the community.  This program is free, and walk-ins are always welcome to join. 
Library Playgroup
1136 Fourth Ave
Thursday, Jun. 20, 1pm
Feel like you're stuck at home with the kids? Every Thursday at 1:00 pm, parents and caregivers are welcome to sit together and chat (with other adults!) while their children play, learn and socialize in the library's children's area. Ages 0+
Free, no membership or registration required.
’I Survived&rs
1136 Fourth Ave
Thursday, Jun. 20, 2pm
During the summer, children ages 8 and up are invited to experience what it would be like to survive some of the greatest disasters and events throughout history!  We’ll read a new book each week, discuss, and work on a featured activity!  This week's book is I Survived the San Francisco Earthquake.  Registration is required for each week. Register online here for each of the dates below you plan to attend.  Call us at 724-763-3591 with any questions!
DIY Thursday: Mounta
1136 Fourth Ave
Thursday, Jun. 20, 6pm
Create your own mountain landscape using thread!  All supplies included free of charge. Registration is required. Register online or call the library at 724-763-3591.
Littles Lapsit (SRP)
1136 Fourth Ave
Friday, Jun. 21, 11:30am
Parents with babies & toddlers are invited to join Miss Katie for a simple story, songs, and sensory exploration. During Summer Reading, we’ll be reading from the Little Naturalists Series & the Little Masters Series! Registration recommended for each week; walk-in availability will depend on space & supplies.  Register online at each of the dates below you plan to attend, or call the library at 724-763-3591.
Teen Storyboarding (
1136 Fourth Ave
Friday, Jun. 21, 1pm
During the summer, teens are invited to learn how to create their own graphic novel, comic, or other visual story throughout the summer using specialy software. Write your own story, use your favorite for inspiration, or use one of our prompts, and work as much as you'd like inside the library or at home.  Each week, additional assistance will be available to help you with your design.  Registration is required. Register online or call the library at 724-763-3591.

 
Saturday Morning Gam
1136 Fourth Ave
Saturday, Jun. 22, 9am
Teens are welcome to spend the morning playing PS4, Wii, and other games in the Programming Area & Study Lounge.
Summer Readers Club
1136 Fourth Ave
Monday, Jun. 24, 3:30pm
Bring your favorite reads to share with others OR bring books you hated - and tell us why!  We’ll focus on a different genre each week of Summer Reading to help you find your next summer read! No registration required; drop in to chat as you're able!
Yarn Collectors
1136 Fourth Ave
Monday, Jun. 24, 5:30pm
Do you knit or crochet? Have you always wanted to learn? Meet up with this knitty group AM or PM! Learn, work on your own project, or work together to benefit the community.  This program is free, and walk-ins are always welcome to join. 
Snack N STEM: Elepha
1136 Fourth Ave
Tuesday, Jun. 25, 11:30am
This program has reached capacity. The waitlist is also full at this time. If you had previously signed up for the waitlist, a library staff member will contact you if space becomes available.  Registering for the waitlist does not guarantee you a spot.   Thank you!

During the summer, children ages 6 and up are invited to explore a different STEM activity each week with a themed snack! This week's activity is Elephant Toothpaste!  Registration is required for each week. Register online here for each of the dates below you plan to attend.  Call us at 724-763-3591 with any questions!
Tech Tutor Tuesdays
1136 Fourth Ave
Tuesday, Jun. 25, 1:30pm - 4pm
Adults and seniors can get help with laptops, smartphones, apps, email, and more from our Tech Tutor! 


For more information, contact Sarah at sarahbly@armstronglibraries.org 

Funded by the 2023 United Way Community Impact Fund
Summer Storytime: Ad
1136 Fourth Ave
Wednesday, Jun. 26, 11:30am
Join Miss Katie & special guests to read a story, dance, sing, & create! During Summer Reading, we’ll be special guests and activities each week! This week we have a special visit from Oberst's Pet Paradise! Registration recommended for each week; walk-in availability will depend on space & supplies. Register online here!  Call us at 724-763-3591 with any questions.
Book Buddies (SRP)
1136 Fourth Ave
Wednesday, Jun. 26, 2pm
During the summer, children ages 3 and up are invited to pair up with guest readers from our local schools to read together and build early literacy skills. Registration is required for each week. Register online here for each of the dates below you plan to attend.  Call us at 724-763-3591 with any questions!
Weigh to Go Wednesda
1136 Fourth Ave
Wednesday, Jun. 26, 6:00PM
Meet up with others on their weight loss and healthy living journeys ecah week for talk, tips, and much needed support.  Individuals age 18 and over are welcome to join Weigh to Go Wednesday each week at 6pm, with weigh-ins starting at 5:30pm.  

No registration needed!  Please feel free to stop in during a meeting to see what it's all about!  If you'd like to join the group, you can do so at that time!
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