What's Happening at the Library

Join us for upcoming digital and virtual offerings at Cooper-Siegel Community Library and our branch, Sharpsburg Community Library.

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STEAM at Home
4:30-4:40
 STEAM at Home
Thursday, Jul. 1, 4:30-4:40
(1st & 3rd Thursdays, 4:30-4:40)
STEAM at Home
Online
Join Ms. Erin on the 1st and 3rd Thursday for science and art activities you can do with simple materials you have at home! Videos will be posted to the Sharpsburg Community Library YouTube page.  If you can't watch during the scheduled time, watch whenever it's convenien...read more
STEAM Take-and-Make Kits - Sharpsburg
4:30-6:00
STEAM Take-and-Make Kits - Sharpsburg
Thursday, Jul. 1, 4:30-6:00
(1st & 3rd Thursday, beginning at 4:30 while supplies last)
STEAM Take-and-Make
CSCL Sharpsburg Branch
Grab a take-and-make kit to follow along with the biweekly STEAM at Home video! 20 available while supplies last, beginning at 4:30pm.Join Ms. Erin on the 1st and 3rd for science and art activities you can do with simple materials you have at home! Videos will be posted to the Sharpsburg C...read more
Courtyard Creations - Sharpsburg
4:30-5:30
Courtyard Creations - Sharpsburg
Thursday, Jul. 1, 4:30-5:30
(Thursdays, 4:30-5:30)

CSCL Sharpsburg Branch
Make something with Ms. Erin in our courtyard! Every week, we'll have a mix of STEM and art activities for school age children (K-5).6/3 - Shrinky dinks6/10 - Messy science w/ baking soda & vinegar reactions6/17 - Sun prints6/24 - Ice Cream in a bag7/1- "Lava lamps" w/ oil and wate...read more

or call 412-781-0783.
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Adventures Behind the Scenes: The Met
anytime
Adventures Behind the Scenes: The Met
Friday, Jul. 2, anytimeAdventures Behind th
Online
While we're not able to bring back our real Adentures in the Burgh, we're offering some virtual editions. This month, enjoy some virtual behind the scenes looks at cool places every Friday! Today's tour is The Metropolitan Museum of Art in NYC. These tours are available any time for you ...read more

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Scientist of the Month Virtual Programs
10:30-10:45
Scientist of the Month Virtual Programs
Saturday, Jul. 3, 10:30-10:45
(1st & 2nd Saturdays, 10:30-10:45)

Online
Learn about our Scientist of the Month in a virtual storytime, then participate in a fun STEAM activity! A new scientist will be featured every month on the 1st and 2nd Saturdays at 10:30. You can watch the YouTube videos at any time. Activity kits will be available on the 2nd Saturday beginning at ...read more
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Summer Learning Teen Take-n-Make Kits
Summer Learning Teen Take-n-Make Kits
Tuesday, Jul. 6Summer Learning Teen
Outside in front of the library
SummerFunfetti Candles (Grades 6-12)Project: Create a festive funfetticandle to celebrate summer!Supplies in kit: 8oz Jar, Sprinkles, Candle Wax, CornSyrup, and WicksPick up starting July 6th outside the front doorof the library.(while supplies last)
Teen Game Night on Discord
7:00-9:00
 Teen Game Night on Discord
Tuesday, Jul. 6, 7:00-9:00
(Tuesdays 7:00)
Teen Game Night on D
Online
Start 2021 off right! Join players from other libraries for Teen Game Night on Discord. Gamer librarians around the county have come together to collab on a weekly game night that will have something for all players. Grades 7-12 only. Be sure to register for our Discord channel July Games!...read more

Family Fun Storytime
10:30-11:00
 Family Fun Storytime
Tuesday, Jul. 6, 10:30-11:00Family Fun Storytime
CSCL Welcome Garden
Join us in the library's Welcome Garden for a playful storytime that includes books, rhymes, and songs  for the whole family. This program is geared towards babies through 5 year olds and their caregivers.

Caterpillar Club - Sharpsburg
10:30-11:00
 Caterpillar Club - Sharpsburg
Tuesday, Jul. 6, 10:30-11:00
(Tuesdays, 10:30-11:00)
Caterpillar Club - S
CSCL Sharpsburg Branch
Come outside to the courtyard with Ms. Sara for a wiggly, giggly program for children 0-2 and their caregivers! We'll share stories, songs, and fingerplays to build literacy skills with our youngest ibrary friends!Masks are required for caregivers and anyone over age 2. We recommend bringing a t...read more

or call 412-781-0783.
Weekly Meditation
6:00-7:00
 Weekly Meditation
Tuesday, Jul. 6, 6:00-7:00
(Tuesdays 6:00-7:00)
Weekly Meditation
Online
The Pittsburgh Buddhist Center offers its weekly meditation sessions online. Bhante is committed to offering programs related to well-being during this time. You can find the past live sessions recorded and new sessions live every Tuesday at 6:00 by clicking this link. This weekly meditation se...read more
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Native Animals in SWPA
anytime
 Native Animals in SWPA
Wednesday, Jul. 7, anytimeNative Animals in SW
Online
Discover some of the different native animal species that live in our county by examining their skulls and pelts. Learn more about the animals that call our area home. Presented by the expert rangers at Allegheny County Parks.Please register online. You'll receive the link to view the video and ...read more
STEAM Storytime - Sharpsburg
10:30-11:00
 STEAM Storytime - Sharpsburg
Wednesday, Jul. 7, 10:30-11:00
(Wednesdays, 10:30-11:00)

CSCL Sharpsburg Branch
You're never too young for science! Pre-K friends and their caregivers can join Ms. Erin in the courtyard for stories, songs, and movement that introduce basic STEAM concepts.Activities TBA.There is no session on 7/21.Limit of 10 child/caregiver pairs per session. Registration strongly reco...read more

or call 412-781-0783.
Harry Potter: Wizards for a Day
2:00-3:00
 Harry Potter: Wizards for a Day
Wednesday, Jul. 7, 2:00-3:00Harry Potter: Wizard
CSCL Welcome Garden
Join us in the CSCL Welcome Garden as we explore the lives of wizards based on J. K. Rowling's popular series, Harry Potter. Which house would you want to be in at Hogwarts, what kind of wand would you have, would you want to have a magical pet? Learn what kind of wizard powers you have thr...read more

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Read to Grey the Therapy Dog!
4:30-5:30
 Read to Grey the Therapy Dog!
Thursday, Jul. 8, 4:30-5:30
(Thursdays, June 10, June 24, July 8, July 22, August 5, August 19)
Read to Grey the The
CSCL Welcome Garden
Dogs are the best listeners! Grey the Great Dane is a certified therapy dog, who is looking forward to hearing some great tales this summer at the library. Grey and his human friend, Charlene, will be outside in the library's Welcome Garden along with a librarian.Please register so we know how m...read more

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Adventures Behind the Scenes: The Indy 500
anytime
Adventures Behind the Scenes: The Indy 500
Friday, Jul. 9, anytimeAdventures Behind th
Online
While we're not able to bring back our real Adentures in the Burgh, we're offering some virtual editions. This month, enjoy some virtual behind the scenes looks at cool places every Friday! Today's Tour is a look at the Indy 500. These tours are available any time for you so click away a...read more

Chair Yoga - 4 Week Series
9:00-10:00
 Chair Yoga - 4 Week Series
Friday, Jul. 9, 9:00-10:00Chair Yoga - 4 Week
CSCL Welcome Garden
This chair yoga class, which will take place outside in our Welcome Garden, is aimed at people with balance or mobility issues. It will focus on stretching, strengthening, mindfulness/breathing, and balance while in a safe environment and use of props as needed. All poses will be done from...read more

Storytime Safari with Take-n-Make kits
10:30-11:00
Storytime Safari with Take-n-Make kits
Friday, Jul. 9, 10:30-11:00
(Fridays at 10:30)
Storytime Safari wit
CSCL Welcome Garden
Roar! To celebrate our summer reading theme, Tails and Tales, we will be going on a storytime safari in our Welcome Garden every Friday morning! Join Ms. Melanie for books, songs, and dancing. Every week get a new sticker for your passport!Weather permitting. 

Booked for Lunch
12:00-1:00
 Booked for Lunch
Friday, Jul. 9, 12:00-1:00Booked for Lunch
Online
Join us the 2nd Friday of every month for a great discussion! We read fiction and nonfiction titles. Titles are available for checkout at previous book club meetings and at the Circulation Desk and we are always happy to reserve copies. Here's what we're reading this mont...read more

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Scientist of the Month Virtual Programs
10:30-10:45
Scientist of the Month Virtual Programs
Saturday, Jul. 10, 10:30-10:45
(1st & 2nd Saturdays, 10:30-10:45)

Online
Learn about our Scientist of the Month in a virtual storytime, then participate in a fun STEAM activity! A new scientist will be featured every month on the 1st and 2nd Saturdays at 10:30. You can watch the YouTube videos at any time. Activity kits will be available on the 2nd Saturday beginning at ...read more
Scientist of the Month Take-and-Make Kit - Sharpsburg
10:30-2:00
Scientist of the Month Take-and-Make Kit - Sharpsburg
Saturday, Jul. 10, 10:30-2:00
CSCL Sharpsburg Branch
Now that you've learned all about our Scientist of the Month, get a Take-n-Make kit for our corresponding STEAM activity! You can watch the YouTube videos at any time. Kits will be available on the 2nd Saturday beginning at 10:30 while supplies last.
Welcome Back Group Art Show - Sharpsburg
12:00-2:00
Welcome Back Group Art Show - Sharpsburg
Saturday, Jul. 10, 12:00-2:00
CSCL Sharpsburg Branch
The library is back and so are the art shows! 15 local artists will have their work on display for the month of July. Stop by from 12 to 2pm on Saturday 7/10 to meet the artists.The show will also be available during library hours.Artists include:Lisa GasperJanice KochikAniket KumtaJulie LeonardKath...read more
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The Fascinating World of Carnivorous Plants
anytime
The Fascinating World of Carnivorous Plants
Monday, Jul. 12, anytimeThe Fascinating Worl
Online
Watch a cool video of author, Alvin Liu discussing the crazy world of carnivorous plants (like The Venus Flytrap!) Liu has amassed a collection of more than 200 species of these particular plants, including pitcher plants, sundews and butterworts. These plants thrive on water and sunlight like any o...read more
Story Streams
10:30-10:45
 Story Streams
Monday, Jul. 12, 10:30-10:45
(2nd & 4th Mondays, 10:30-10:45)
Story Streams
Online
Tune in for a story and recommended read-alikes with Ms. Sara on the 2nd and 4th Monday morning!Videos are posted to the Sharpsburg Community Library YouTube page. If you can't watch during the scheduled time, watch whenever it's convenient for you! Stories are geared for PreK children....read more
LEGO Camp - Sharpsburg
11:30-1:00
 LEGO Camp - Sharpsburg
Monday, Jul. 12, 11:30-1:00
(Daily, July 12-15, 11:30-1:00)
LEGO Camp - Sharpsbu
CSCL Sharpsburg Branch
Build new worlds and new relationships at our LEGO mini camp for GR 2-5!  There will be challenge builds each day, as well as free build time.This is a daily camp M-TH for 90 minutes. Max. number of participants is 10. Registration required.

or call 412-781-0783.
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Summer Learning Teen Take-n-Make Kits
Summer Learning Teen Take-n-Make Kits
Tuesday, Jul. 13Summer Learning Teen
Outside in front of the library
SummerFunfetti Candles (Grades 6-12)Project: Create a festive funfetticandle to celebrate summer!Supplies in kit: 8oz Jar, Sprinkles, Candle Wax, CornSyrup, and WicksPick up starting July 6th outside the front doorof the library.(while supplies last)
Teen Game Night on Discord
7:00-9:00
 Teen Game Night on Discord
Tuesday, Jul. 13, 7:00-9:00
(Tuesdays 7:00)
Teen Game Night on D
Online
Start 2021 off right! Join players from other libraries for Teen Game Night on Discord. Gamer librarians around the county have come together to collab on a weekly game night that will have something for all players. Grades 7-12 only. Be sure to register for our Discord channel July Games!...read more

Family Fun Storytime
10:30-11:00
 Family Fun Storytime
Tuesday, Jul. 13, 10:30-11:00Family Fun Storytime
CSCL Welcome Garden
Join us in the library's Welcome Garden for a playful storytime that includes books, rhymes, and songs  for the whole family. This program is geared towards babies through 5 year olds and their caregivers.

Caterpillar Club - Sharpsburg
10:30-11:00
 Caterpillar Club - Sharpsburg
Tuesday, Jul. 13, 10:30-11:00
(Tuesdays, 10:30-11:00)
Caterpillar Club - S
CSCL Sharpsburg Branch
Come outside to the courtyard with Ms. Sara for a wiggly, giggly program for children 0-2 and their caregivers! We'll share stories, songs, and fingerplays to build literacy skills with our youngest ibrary friends!Masks are required for caregivers and anyone over age 2. We recommend bringing a t...read more

or call 412-781-0783.
LEGO Camp - Sharpsburg
11:30-1:00
 LEGO Camp - Sharpsburg
Tuesday, Jul. 13, 11:30-1:00
(Daily, July 12-15, 11:30-1:00)
LEGO Camp - Sharpsbu
CSCL Sharpsburg Branch
Build new worlds and new relationships at our LEGO mini camp for GR 2-5!  There will be challenge builds each day, as well as free build time.This is a daily camp M-TH for 90 minutes. Max. number of participants is 10. Registration required.

or call 412-781-0783.
Weekly Meditation
6:00-7:00
 Weekly Meditation
Tuesday, Jul. 13, 6:00-7:00
(Tuesdays 6:00-7:00)
Weekly Meditation
Online
The Pittsburgh Buddhist Center offers its weekly meditation sessions online. Bhante is committed to offering programs related to well-being during this time. You can find the past live sessions recorded and new sessions live every Tuesday at 6:00 by clicking this link. This weekly meditation se...read more
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Essential Oils: Basics and More
anytime
 Essential Oils: Basics and More
Wednesday, Jul. 14, anytimeEssential Oils: Basi
Online
Are you curious about the therapeutic properties of essential oils? Or looking for simple ways to reduce chemicals in your home?Join wellness advocate Emily Cagwin to learn about essential oil safety, where oils come from, and common methods of use. Explore 10 powerful essential oils (and different ...read more
STEAM Storytime - Sharpsburg
10:30-11:00
 STEAM Storytime - Sharpsburg
Wednesday, Jul. 14, 10:30-11:00
(Wednesdays, 10:30-11:00)

CSCL Sharpsburg Branch
You're never too young for science! Pre-K friends and their caregivers can join Ms. Erin in the courtyard for stories, songs, and movement that introduce basic STEAM concepts.Activities TBA.There is no session on 7/21.Limit of 10 child/caregiver pairs per session. Registration strongly reco...read more

or call 412-781-0783.
LEGO Camp - Sharpsburg
11:30-1:00
 LEGO Camp - Sharpsburg
Wednesday, Jul. 14, 11:30-1:00
(Daily, July 12-15, 11:30-1:00)
LEGO Camp - Sharpsbu
CSCL Sharpsburg Branch
Build new worlds and new relationships at our LEGO mini camp for GR 2-5!  There will be challenge builds each day, as well as free build time.This is a daily camp M-TH for 90 minutes. Max. number of participants is 10. Registration required.

or call 412-781-0783.
Sense-able Science with Carnegie Science Center
2:00-3:00
Sense-able Science with Carnegie Science Center
Wednesday, Jul. 14, 2:00-3:00Sense-able Science w
CSCL Welcome Garden
Join us for a special science program from Carnegie Science Center out in our library's Welcome Garden! Animals, like people, explore the world using their five senses. Using scientific techniques and tools, experience what it’s like to see like a bird or hear like a dog and reveal many ot...read more

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LEGO Camp - Sharpsburg
11:30-1:00
 LEGO Camp - Sharpsburg
Thursday, Jul. 15, 11:30-1:00
(Daily, July 12-15, 11:30-1:00)
LEGO Camp - Sharpsbu
CSCL Sharpsburg Branch
Build new worlds and new relationships at our LEGO mini camp for GR 2-5!  There will be challenge builds each day, as well as free build time.This is a daily camp M-TH for 90 minutes. Max. number of participants is 10. Registration required.

or call 412-781-0783.
STEAM at Home
4:30-4:40
 STEAM at Home
Thursday, Jul. 15, 4:30-4:40
(1st & 3rd Thursdays, 4:30-4:40)
STEAM at Home
Online
Join Ms. Erin on the 1st and 3rd Thursday for science and art activities you can do with simple materials you have at home! Videos will be posted to the Sharpsburg Community Library YouTube page.  If you can't watch during the scheduled time, watch whenever it's convenien...read more
STEAM Take-and-Make Kits - Sharpsburg
4:30-6:00
STEAM Take-and-Make Kits - Sharpsburg
Thursday, Jul. 15, 4:30-6:00
(1st & 3rd Thursday, beginning at 4:30 while supplies last)
STEAM Take-and-Make
CSCL Sharpsburg Branch
Grab a take-and-make kit to follow along with the biweekly STEAM at Home video! 20 available while supplies last, beginning at 4:30pm.Join Ms. Erin on the 1st and 3rd for science and art activities you can do with simple materials you have at home! Videos will be posted to the Sharpsburg C...read more
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Adventures Behind the Scenes: Westminster Dog Show
anytime
Adventures Behind the Scenes: Westminster Dog Show
Friday, Jul. 16, anytimeAdventures Behind th
Online
While we're not able to bring back our real Adentures in the Burgh, we're offering some virtual editions. This month, enjoy some virtual behind the scenes looks at cool places every Friday! Today's tour is a look at the Westminster Dog Show. These tours are available any time for you so ...read more

Chair Yoga - 4 Week Series
9:00-10:00
 Chair Yoga - 4 Week Series
Friday, Jul. 16, 9:00-10:00Chair Yoga - 4 Week
CSCL Welcome Garden
This chair yoga class, which will take place outside in our Welcome Garden, is aimed at people with balance or mobility issues. It will focus on stretching, strengthening, mindfulness/breathing, and balance while in a safe environment and use of props as needed. All poses will be done from...read more

Storytime Safari with Take-n-Make kits
10:30-11:00
Storytime Safari with Take-n-Make kits
Friday, Jul. 16, 10:30-11:00
(Fridays at 10:30)
Storytime Safari wit
CSCL Welcome Garden
Roar! To celebrate our summer reading theme, Tails and Tales, we will be going on a storytime safari in our Welcome Garden every Friday morning! Join Ms. Melanie for books, songs, and dancing. Every week get a new sticker for your passport!Weather permitting. 

Computer Animation Workshop for Teens and Tweens
11-1
Computer Animation Workshop for Teens and Tweens
Friday, Jul. 16, 11-1
(Friday, July 16th 11-1 and Saturday July 17th 11-1)
Computer Animation W
CSCL Computer Lab
Introduction to computer animation for kids/teens - no experience necessary! Join Prof. Chris Wilmer, who teaches scientific visualization at the University of Pittsburgh and is a Fox Chapel area resident, for this fun, two-part workshop, at 11am - 1pm on July 16th and 17th. Students will learn...read more
Nature Storytime at O’Hara Twp. Community Park
2:30-3:00
Nature Storytime at O’Hara Twp. Community Park
Friday, Jul. 16, 2:30-3:00Nature Storytime at
O'Hara Twp. Community Park
Join us for a socially distanced*, outdoor Nature Storytime at the gazebo at O’Hara Twp. Community Park. Enjoy the nature of one of our favorite local parks, while we celebrate sunshine, mud, plants, and forest creatures through books, songs, and other a...read more
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Artist of the Month Virtual Programs
10:30-10:45
Artist of the Month Virtual Programs
Saturday, Jul. 17, 10:30-10:45
(3rd & 4th Saturdays, 10:30-10:45)

Online
Learn about our Artist of the Month in a virtual storytime, then participate in a fun art activity! A new artist will be featured every month on the 3rd and 4th Saturdays at 10:30. You can watch the YouTube videos at any time. Activity kits will be available on the 4th Saturday beginning at 10:30 wh...read more
Computer Animation Workshop for Teens and Tweens
11-1
Computer Animation Workshop for Teens and Tweens
Saturday, Jul. 17, 11-1
(Friday, July 16th 11-1 and Saturday July 17th 11-1)
Computer Animation W
CSCL Computer Lab
Introduction to computer animation for kids/teens - no experience necessary! Join Prof. Chris Wilmer, who teaches scientific visualization at the University of Pittsburgh and is a Fox Chapel area resident, for this fun, two-part workshop, at 11am - 1pm on July 16th and 17th. Students will learn...read more

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CLA Board Meeting
7:00-9:00
 CLA Board Meeting
Monday, Jul. 19, 7:00-9:00
(bi-monthly on Mondays)

Online
The Board of Trustees of the Community Library Association (Cooper-Siegel Community Library and its branch in Sharpsburg) meets every other month. The public is welcome. Please contact Executive Director, Jill McConnell if you're interested in attending. 
Science in the Summer Camp Session 1 - Sharpsburg
10:30-11:30
Science in the Summer Camp Session 1 - Sharpsburg
Monday, Jul. 19, 10:30-11:30Science in the Summe
CSCL Sharpsburg Branch
Be an Engineer! Join staff from the Carnegie Science Center for a one-day hybrid camp for GR 2-6 (grade in fall).Attend in-person in our courtyard (weather permitting) or online with Zoom.Maximum 10 participants. 2 other sessions will be available. Please register for the day/time that works best fo...read more

or call 412-781-0783.
Science in the Summer Camp Session 2 - Sharpsburg
2:00-3:00
Science in the Summer Camp Session 2 - Sharpsburg
Monday, Jul. 19, 2:00-3:00Science in the Summe
CSCL Sharpsburg Branch
Be an Engineer! Join staff from the Carnegie Science Center for a one-day hybrid camp for GR 2-6 (grade in fall).Attend in-person in our courtyard (weather permitting) or online with Zoom.Maximum 10 participants. 2 other sessions will be available. Please register for the day/time that works best fo...read more

or call 412-781-0783.
Nonfiction Book Club
2:00-3:00
 Nonfiction Book Club
Monday, Jul. 19, 2:00-3:00Nonfiction Book Club
Online
For lovers of nonfiction like history, memoir, science, philosophy! We’re getting at the truth! Real stories and real people in all genres! Stop by the library to pick up your copy of the current month’s book. Please register online. You'll receive the unique Zoom link to attend in y...read more

Green Grocer Produce Truck - Sharpsburg
3:30-4:30
Green Grocer Produce Truck - Sharpsburg
Monday, Jul. 19, 3:30-4:30
(1st & 3rd Mondays, 3:30-4:30)
Green Grocer Produce
CSCL Sharpsburg Branch
Buy fresh fruit, vegetables, herbs, and more from our friends at Green Grocer! The produce truck will be here on the first and third Monday of every month, from 3:30 to 4:30pm in our parking lot.Green Grocer accepts:CashCreditEBTFamer's market vouchersMarket visits will be canceled in any cases ...read more
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Summer Learning Teen Take-n-Make Kits
Summer Learning Teen Take-n-Make Kits
Tuesday, Jul. 20Summer Learning Teen
Outside in front of the library
SummerFunfetti Candles (Grades 6-12)Project: Create a festive funfetticandle to celebrate summer!Supplies in kit: 8oz Jar, Sprinkles, Candle Wax, CornSyrup, and WicksPick up starting July 6th outside the front doorof the library.(while supplies last)
Teen Game Night on Discord
7:00-9:00
 Teen Game Night on Discord
Tuesday, Jul. 20, 7:00-9:00
(Tuesdays 7:00)
Teen Game Night on D
Online
Start 2021 off right! Join players from other libraries for Teen Game Night on Discord. Gamer librarians around the county have come together to collab on a weekly game night that will have something for all players. Grades 7-12 only. Be sure to register for our Discord channel July Games!...read more

Family Fun Storytime
10:30-11:00
 Family Fun Storytime
Tuesday, Jul. 20, 10:30-11:00Family Fun Storytime
CSCL Welcome Garden
Join us in the library's Welcome Garden for a playful storytime that includes books, rhymes, and songs  for the whole family. This program is geared towards babies through 5 year olds and their caregivers.

Caterpillar Club - Sharpsburg
10:30-11:00
 Caterpillar Club - Sharpsburg
Tuesday, Jul. 20, 10:30-11:00
(Tuesdays, 10:30-11:00)
Caterpillar Club - S
CSCL Sharpsburg Branch
Come outside to the courtyard with Ms. Sara for a wiggly, giggly program for children 0-2 and their caregivers! We'll share stories, songs, and fingerplays to build literacy skills with our youngest ibrary friends!Masks are required for caregivers and anyone over age 2. We recommend bringing a t...read more

or call 412-781-0783.
Taste of STEAM Mini Camp - Sharpsburg
11:30-12:30
Taste of STEAM Mini Camp - Sharpsburg
Tuesday, Jul. 20, 11:30-12:30
(Daily, July 20-22, 11:30-12:30)
Taste of STEAM Mini
CSCL Sharpsburg Branch
Our youngest campers can join us for a 3-day mini camp that introduces STEAM concepts, including chemistry, technology, and engineering. Aimed at Pre-K - GR 1. Children should be able to attend and participate without a grown-up.This is a daily camp T-TH for 60 minutes. Max. number of participants i...read more

or call 412-781-0783.
Weekly Meditation
6:00-7:00
 Weekly Meditation
Tuesday, Jul. 20, 6:00-7:00
(Tuesdays 6:00-7:00)
Weekly Meditation
Online
The Pittsburgh Buddhist Center offers its weekly meditation sessions online. Bhante is committed to offering programs related to well-being during this time. You can find the past live sessions recorded and new sessions live every Tuesday at 6:00 by clicking this link. This weekly meditation se...read more
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Taste of STEAM Mini Camp - Sharpsburg
11:30-12:30
Taste of STEAM Mini Camp - Sharpsburg
Wednesday, Jul. 21, 11:30-12:30
(Daily, July 20-22, 11:30-12:30)
Taste of STEAM Mini
CSCL Sharpsburg Branch
Our youngest campers can join us for a 3-day mini camp that introduces STEAM concepts, including chemistry, technology, and engineering. Aimed at Pre-K - GR 1. Children should be able to attend and participate without a grown-up.This is a daily camp T-TH for 60 minutes. Max. number of participants i...read more

or call 412-781-0783.
Rep. Innomorato Mobile Office Hours - Sharpsburg
1:00-3:00
Rep. Innomorato Mobile Office Hours - Sharpsburg
Wednesday, Jul. 21, 1:00-3:00Rep. Innomorato Mobi
CSCL Sharpsburg Branch
Have a question about PA issues? Need help with rent rebate, senior connect cards, or other state forms? Stop by during mobile office hours on the 3rd Wednesday from 1 to 3pm.
Animal Art
2:00-3:00
 Animal Art
Wednesday, Jul. 21, 2:00-3:00
(Every third Wednesday)
Animal Art
CSCL Welcome Garden
Have fun creating amazing animal art. For grades 1-5.Program will be held outside (weather permitting.) 

Live Virtual Tour of NASA’s Jet Propulsion Lab
4:00-5:00
Live Virtual Tour of NASA’s Jet Propulsion Lab
Wednesday, Jul. 21, 4:00-5:00Live Virtual Tour of
Online
 Ever wonder what it's like to work in NASA’s Jet Propulsion Laboratory in Pasadena, California? Find out at this live guided tour of the facility. Live chat and ongoing Q&A available throughout the presentation. Great for all ages!Register online. You'll receive the YouTube l...read more

Medicare 101
5:30-6:30
 Medicare 101
Wednesday, Jul. 21, 5:30-6:30Medicare 101
Online
Join Allison Clayton for a virtual (Zoom) complimentary seminar about Medicare. She will review the parts of Medicare (A,B,C,D), Medicare Advantage, Medicare Supplements, enrollment timelines and explain the donut hole among other things.  Please register online. You'll receive the uni...read more

Speculative Fiction Book Club - Sharpsburg
7:00-8:00
Speculative Fiction Book Club - Sharpsburg
Wednesday, Jul. 21, 7:00-8:00Speculative Fiction
CSCL Sharpsburg Branch
Join us for stimulating discussions on science fiction, fantasy, horror, superhero fiction, and dystopian fiction.  Our July meeting will meet in-person in our courtyard, weather-permitting, but Zoom is still available for anyone not yet ready to join us in the courtyard.A time-traveling a...read more

or call 412-781-0783.
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Taste of STEAM Mini Camp - Sharpsburg
11:30-12:30
Taste of STEAM Mini Camp - Sharpsburg
Thursday, Jul. 22, 11:30-12:30
(Daily, July 20-22, 11:30-12:30)
Taste of STEAM Mini
CSCL Sharpsburg Branch
Our youngest campers can join us for a 3-day mini camp that introduces STEAM concepts, including chemistry, technology, and engineering. Aimed at Pre-K - GR 1. Children should be able to attend and participate without a grown-up.This is a daily camp T-TH for 60 minutes. Max. number of participants i...read more

or call 412-781-0783.
Science in the Summer Camp Session 3 - Sharpsburg
2:00-3:00
Science in the Summer Camp Session 3 - Sharpsburg
Thursday, Jul. 22, 2:00-3:00Science in the Summe
CSCL Sharpsburg Branch
Be an Engineer! Join staff from the Carnegie Science Center for a one-day hybrid camp for GR 2-6 (grade in fall).Attend in-person in our courtyard (weather permitting) or online with Zoom.Maximum 10 participants. 2 other sessions will be available. Please register for the day/time that works best fo...read more
Read to Grey the Therapy Dog!
4:30-5:30
 Read to Grey the Therapy Dog!
Thursday, Jul. 22, 4:30-5:30
(Thursdays, June 10, June 24, July 8, July 22, August 5, August 19)
Read to Grey the The
CSCL Welcome Garden
Dogs are the best listeners! Grey the Great Dane is a certified therapy dog, who is looking forward to hearing some great tales this summer at the library. Grey and his human friend, Charlene, will be outside in the library's Welcome Garden along with a librarian.Please register so we know how m...read more

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Adventures Behind the Scenes: Cruise Ship
anytime
Adventures Behind the Scenes: Cruise Ship
Friday, Jul. 23, anytimeAdventures Behind th
Online
While we're not able to bring back our real Adentures in the Burgh, we're offering some virtual editions. This month, enjoy some virtual behind the scenes looks at cool places every Friday! Today get a look at how a big cruise ship operates. These tours are available any time for you so clic...read more

Chair Yoga - 4 Week Series
9:00-10:00
 Chair Yoga - 4 Week Series
Friday, Jul. 23, 9:00-10:00Chair Yoga - 4 Week
CSCL Welcome Garden
This chair yoga class, which will take place outside in our Welcome Garden, is aimed at people with balance or mobility issues. It will focus on stretching, strengthening, mindfulness/breathing, and balance while in a safe environment and use of props as needed. All poses will be done from...read more

Storytime Safari with Take-n-Make kits
10:30-11:00
Storytime Safari with Take-n-Make kits
Friday, Jul. 23, 10:30-11:00
(Fridays at 10:30)
Storytime Safari wit
CSCL Welcome Garden
Roar! To celebrate our summer reading theme, Tails and Tales, we will be going on a storytime safari in our Welcome Garden every Friday morning! Join Ms. Melanie for books, songs, and dancing. Every week get a new sticker for your passport!Weather permitting. 

Silenced, Suppressed Voices and the Power of Story
12:00-1:00
Silenced, Suppressed Voices and the Power of Story
Friday, Jul. 23, 12:00-1:00Silenced, Suppressed
Online
University of Pittsburgh Professor, Uma Satyavolu, shares stories about stories that have been banned, challenged, silenced and suppressed. Please note, that challenging and controversial topics are discussed. Learn about the process behind the publication of James' Joyce's Ulysses and more!...read more
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Artist of the Month Virtual Programs
10:30-10:45
Artist of the Month Virtual Programs
Saturday, Jul. 24, 10:30-10:45
(3rd & 4th Saturdays, 10:30-10:45)

Online
Learn about our Artist of the Month in a virtual storytime, then participate in a fun art activity! A new artist will be featured every month on the 3rd and 4th Saturdays at 10:30. You can watch the YouTube videos at any time. Activity kits will be available on the 4th Saturday beginning at 10:30 wh...read more
Artist of the Month Take-and-Make Kit - Sharpsburg
10:30-2:00
Artist of the Month Take-and-Make Kit - Sharpsburg
Saturday, Jul. 24, 10:30-2:00
CSCL Sharpsburg Branch
Now that you've learned all about our Artist of the Month, get a Take-n-Make kit for our corresponding art activity! You can watch the YouTube videos at any time. Kits will be available on the 4th Saturday beginning at 10:30 while supplies last.
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Story Streams
10:30-10:45
 Story Streams
Monday, Jul. 26, 10:30-10:45
(2nd & 4th Mondays, 10:30-10:45)
Story Streams
Online
Tune in for a story and recommended read-alikes with Ms. Sara on the 2nd and 4th Monday morning!Videos are posted to the Sharpsburg Community Library YouTube page. If you can't watch during the scheduled time, watch whenever it's convenient for you! Stories are geared for PreK children....read more
Kids’ Coding Camp - Sharpsburg
11:30-1:00
Kids’ Coding Camp - Sharpsburg
Monday, Jul. 26, 11:30-1:00
(Daily, July 26-29, 11:30-1:00)

CSCL Sharpsburg Branch
Learn basic coding with Scratch and make your own game or video! There will be screen-free activities each day.This is a daily camp M-TH for 90 minutes. Geared for GR 2-5. Max. number of participants is 10. Registration required.

or call 412-781-0783.
Evening Book Discussion
7:00-8:00
 Evening Book Discussion
Monday, Jul. 26, 7:00-8:00Evening Book Discuss
Online
Join us the 4th  Monday of every month for a great discussion! We read mostly fiction in this group. Titles are available for checkout at book club meetings and at the Circulation Desk and we are always happy to reserve copies. Here's what we're reading this month: H...read more

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Summer Learning Teen Take-n-Make Kits
Summer Learning Teen Take-n-Make Kits
Tuesday, Jul. 27Summer Learning Teen
Outside in front of the library
SummerFunfetti Candles (Grades 6-12)Project: Create a festive funfetticandle to celebrate summer!Supplies in kit: 8oz Jar, Sprinkles, Candle Wax, CornSyrup, and WicksPick up starting July 6th outside the front doorof the library.(while supplies last)
Teen Game Night on Discord
7:00-9:00
 Teen Game Night on Discord
Tuesday, Jul. 27, 7:00-9:00
(Tuesdays 7:00)
Teen Game Night on D
Online
Start 2021 off right! Join players from other libraries for Teen Game Night on Discord. Gamer librarians around the county have come together to collab on a weekly game night that will have something for all players. Grades 7-12 only. Be sure to register for our Discord channel July Games!...read more

Family Fun Storytime
10:30-11:00
 Family Fun Storytime
Tuesday, Jul. 27, 10:30-11:00Family Fun Storytime
CSCL Welcome Garden
Join us in the library's Welcome Garden for a playful storytime that includes books, rhymes, and songs  for the whole family. This program is geared towards babies through 5 year olds and their caregivers.

Caterpillar Club - Sharpsburg
10:30-11:00
 Caterpillar Club - Sharpsburg
Tuesday, Jul. 27, 10:30-11:00
(Tuesdays, 10:30-11:00)
Caterpillar Club - S
CSCL Sharpsburg Branch
Come outside to the courtyard with Ms. Sara for a wiggly, giggly program for children 0-2 and their caregivers! We'll share stories, songs, and fingerplays to build literacy skills with our youngest ibrary friends!Masks are required for caregivers and anyone over age 2. We recommend bringing a t...read more

or call 412-781-0783.
Kids’ Coding Camp - Sharpsburg
11:30-1:00
Kids’ Coding Camp - Sharpsburg
Tuesday, Jul. 27, 11:30-1:00
(Daily, July 26-29, 11:30-1:00)

CSCL Sharpsburg Branch
Learn basic coding with Scratch and make your own game or video! There will be screen-free activities each day.This is a daily camp M-TH for 90 minutes. Geared for GR 2-5. Max. number of participants is 10. Registration required.

or call 412-781-0783.
Virtual Experiences: Heinz History Center
5:00-6:00
Virtual Experiences: Heinz History Center
Tuesday, Jul. 27, 5:00-6:00Virtual Experiences:
Online
Whether you are a regular visitor or have never been, there is a lot for you to discover at the Senator John Heinz History Center! Learn about the museum's rich collection and ongoing exhibits, including the 7,000-square-foot exhibit on American Democracy. Following the presentation there will b...read more
Weekly Meditation
6:00-7:00
 Weekly Meditation
Tuesday, Jul. 27, 6:00-7:00
(Tuesdays 6:00-7:00)
Weekly Meditation
Online
The Pittsburgh Buddhist Center offers its weekly meditation sessions online. Bhante is committed to offering programs related to well-being during this time. You can find the past live sessions recorded and new sessions live every Tuesday at 6:00 by clicking this link. This weekly meditation se...read more
Sharpsburg Sleuths Mystery Book Club - Sharpsburg
7:00-8:00
Sharpsburg Sleuths Mystery Book Club - Sharpsburg
Tuesday, Jul. 27, 7:00-8:00Sharpsburg Sleuths M
CSCL Sharpsburg Branch
Get a clue with the Sharpsburg Sleuths!  Join us in-person in the courtyard, weather-permitting, or in our Zoom discussion to chat about mysteries and thrillers every month.The June selection is Track of the Cat by Nevada Barr, in which a national park ranger has to solve a murder.  Copies...read more

or call 412-781-0783.
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STEAM Storytime - Sharpsburg
10:30-11:00
 STEAM Storytime - Sharpsburg
Wednesday, Jul. 28, 10:30-11:00
(Wednesdays, 10:30-11:00)

CSCL Sharpsburg Branch
You're never too young for science! Pre-K friends and their caregivers can join Ms. Erin in the courtyard for stories, songs, and movement that introduce basic STEAM concepts.Activities TBA.There is no session on 7/21.Limit of 10 child/caregiver pairs per session. Registration strongly reco...read more

or call 412-781-0783.
Kids’ Coding Camp - Sharpsburg
11:30-1:00
Kids’ Coding Camp - Sharpsburg
Wednesday, Jul. 28, 11:30-1:00
(Daily, July 26-29, 11:30-1:00)

CSCL Sharpsburg Branch
Learn basic coding with Scratch and make your own game or video! There will be screen-free activities each day.This is a daily camp M-TH for 90 minutes. Geared for GR 2-5. Max. number of participants is 10. Registration required.

or call 412-781-0783.
Magical Creatures
2:00-3:00
 Magical Creatures
Wednesday, Jul. 28, 2:00-3:00Magical Creatures
CSCL Welcome Garden
Dragons, mermaids, or unicorns - which is your favorite? Explore the world of fantastical creatures while discovering mysterious tales and making magical art. For grades 2-5. 

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Kids’ Coding Camp - Sharpsburg
11:30-1:00
Kids’ Coding Camp - Sharpsburg
Thursday, Jul. 29, 11:30-1:00
(Daily, July 26-29, 11:30-1:00)

CSCL Sharpsburg Branch
Learn basic coding with Scratch and make your own game or video! There will be screen-free activities each day.This is a daily camp M-TH for 90 minutes. Geared for GR 2-5. Max. number of participants is 10. Registration required.

or call 412-781-0783.
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Adventures Behind the Scenes: NY Public Library
anytime
Adventures Behind the Scenes: NY Public Library
Friday, Jul. 30, anytimeAdventures Behind th
Online
While we're not able to bring back our real Adentures in the Burgh, we're offering some virtual editions. This month, enjoy some virtual behind the scenes looks at cool places every Friday! Today's tour takes you to the NY Public Library. These tours are available any time for you so cli...read more

Chair Yoga - 4 Week Series
9:00-10:00
 Chair Yoga - 4 Week Series
Friday, Jul. 30, 9:00-10:00Chair Yoga - 4 Week
CSCL Welcome Garden
This chair yoga class, which will take place outside in our Welcome Garden, is aimed at people with balance or mobility issues. It will focus on stretching, strengthening, mindfulness/breathing, and balance while in a safe environment and use of props as needed. All poses will be done from...read more

Grown-Up Take-n-Make Kits
10:00-4:00
 Grown-Up Take-n-Make Kits
Friday, Jul. 30, 10:00-4:00Grown-Up Take-n-Make
Other
Stop by the library on Friday, July 30th between 10-4 to pick up a fun little kit! Every month, the Adult Services Department shares a kit for you to take home and make. Enjoy something fun to brighten up your season!Make a macrame plant holder. In your kit, you'll receive: cording wooden beads ...read more
Storytime Safari with Take-n-Make kits
10:30-11:00
Storytime Safari with Take-n-Make kits
Friday, Jul. 30, 10:30-11:00
(Fridays at 10:30)
Storytime Safari wit
CSCL Welcome Garden
Roar! To celebrate our summer reading theme, Tails and Tales, we will be going on a storytime safari in our Welcome Garden every Friday morning! Join Ms. Melanie for books, songs, and dancing. Every week get a new sticker for your passport!Weather permitting. 

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Virtual Storytime: Heinz History Center
10:00-11:00
Virtual Storytime: Heinz History Center
Saturday, Jul. 31, 10:00-11:00Virtual Storytime: H
Online
Enjoy our special virtual storytime in honor of the Heinz History Center! A representative from the museum will read a story that will introduce children to local history in a fun and engaging way. Following the storytime, kids will be encouraged to participate in an activity based on the story we r...read more
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