Activities taking place at the Ellwood City Area Public Library include the following:
Monday, August 7, at 10:00 a.m. — “Coloring for Adults,” a weekly program that is free and open to the public. “Coloring for Adults” designed to help reduce the stresses of everyday life. Everyone is welcome, so call the library for more information. This program has been moved to Monday mornings at 10:00 a.m. through August 9 because of Summer Reading Program activities. Call the library at 724-758-6458 for more information.
Wednesday, August 9, at 12:00 Noon – “The Book Bunch,” a book discussion group for students who had just completed 3rd grade. This group met all summer long for book discussions and pizza. This is the final meeting for the year.
Thursday, August 10, at 12:00 Noon – “Bookworms,” a book discussion group for students who had completed 4th and 5th grades. The group met all summer long for book discussions and pizza. This is the final meeting for this group for the year.
Thursday, August 10, at 6:30 p.m. – “Family Movie Night,” featuring a full-length-feature film designed for preschoolers and early elementary-aged students. Refreshments are served. Since this is a family night event, all children must be accompanied by an adult. No registration is required, so call the library for more information or for the title of the film to be shown.
The library is now accepting donations of books for the Annual Book Sale scheduled for the week of October 2-7. The library will accept books of all types that are in good, saleable condition. Also accepted will be DVDs and CDs, both audio books and music. The library will NOT ACCEPT Readers’ Digest Condensed books, no encyclopedia sets, no textbooks, no magazines or VHS tapes. Donations may be dropped off at the library during normal business hours. Call for more information.
“Movie Night for Adults,” a monthly program featuring new-to-DVD films which is free and open to all area adults, will be held this month on August 23 at 6:00 p.m.
The following are memorial contributions received by the library in June. Memorials are published on a weekly basis in this column and represent a portion of the contributions received in any given month.
In memory of Winifred R. Manzo from Renee Craven, and from Sandra Miles.
In memory of Mario A. Morini from the Samuel Teolis Funeral Home Inc.
In memory of Rose G. Nocera from Dorene Goryeb; Veronica Pacella; and the Samuel Teolis Funeral Home Inc.
In memory of Alice J. Piper from Shirley Franze, and from the Samuel Teolis Funeral Home Inc.
In memory of Kenneth M. Pistachio from Kathy and Merel MacDonald, and from Joseph Nocera.
In memory of Bonnie Lou Wallace Planche from Joe and Sue Condino.
In memory of Timothy B. Powell from Eric and Katie Konyak; the Ellwood City Municipal Woman’s Club; and John and Carol Perry.
In memory of Benjamin F. Rocco from Kathy and Merel MacDonald, and from Dinah and Phil Pishioneri and Rhonda Norman.
In memory of Barbara A. Sano from John and Ellen Eberhardt.
In memory of Ronald J. Selva from Kimme “Kippy” Spomer.