Adult Programs

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WE ARE NO LONGER ACCEPTING BOOK, DVD, OR AUDIO DONATIONS. 

DONATED ITEMS WILL NOT BE ACCEPTED THROUGH THE DURATION OF OUR RENOVATION PROJECT, WHICH WILL BE COMPLETED IN MARCH OF 2020

GeGenealogy Class Family History Intro and Basics Flyernealogy: Family History Intro and Basics

 Select Tuesdays from 6:00 - 7:30 PM          Nov 12     Dec 10

Participants should bring their own laptop or technology to the program so they can participate in hands on searching and learning. Class is being taught by local genealogist, Sue Ennis. All ages and skill levels welcome.  Registration is required.


All Routes Lead North flyerAll Routes Lead North

Sunday, November 17 at 2:00 PM

Debby Rabold, Author and Local Historian for Bell Acres Borough and Amy Steele, Executive Director at Northland Public Library, present All Routes Lead North. Join them for a road trip through northern Allegheny County as it appeared a century ago. Through historic photographs, maps and newspaper articles learn about the important role the Harmony Route and Allegheny County’s early road projects played in the development of Pittsburgh’s northern suburbs. Registration is required. 

Adults Crafter Dark November

Adults Crafter Dark November

Tuesday, November 19 from 6:00 - 7:30 PM

Join us for our new monthly adult craft program.  We'll be making Thanksgiving themed scrapbook wall art.  All materials provided.   Registration required.


The Steel Bar

The Steel Bar: Pittsburgh Lawyers and the Making of America

Tuesday, December 3 at 6:00 PM

Ron Schuler is the managing partner of the Pittsburgh office of a regional law firm, and has been practicing law for over 30 years. He was a lead member of the City of Pittsburgh’s legal team for the planning and construction of PNC Park, and was the author of the Forbes Field II Task Force Final Report (1996), the urban planning justification for PNC Park’s location. He is also the founding chairperson of Pittsburgh’s community-supported jazz radio station, WZUM-FM.

Mr. Schuler will present The Steel Bar: Pittsburgh Lawyers and the Making of America, the definitive history of the legal profession in Pittsburgh. Mr. Schuler will examine Pittsburgh’s part in the development of American democratic and commercial institutions, and how its lawyers helped to shape American history in significant ways. His presentation will focus specifically on George Westinghouse. Copies of the book will be available for purchase. Registration is required.

Adults Crafter Dark Dec

Adults Crafter Dark December

Tuesday, December 17 from 6:00 - 7:30 PM

Join us for our new monthly adult craft program.  We'll be making Winter Trolls.  All materials provided.   Registration required.

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