Activities taking place at the Ellwood City Area Public Library include the following:
Tuesday, October 24, at 10:00 a.m. and 6:30 p.m. — Family Laptime, designed for babies as young as 6 months of age, toddlers and preschoolers. This fall session will be held weekly on Tuesdays. Featured are stories, songs, finger plays and more. Registration is requested, so call the library at 724-758-6458 for more information.
Tuesday, October 24, at 4:00 p.m. – The Library Anniversary Committee will meet to discuss upcoming events and activities. New members are always welcome, so call the library for more information.
Wednesday, October 25, at 10:00 a.m. — “Coloring for Adults,” a weekly program that is free and open to the public. “Coloring for Adults” is a program designed to help reduce the stresses of everyday life. Everyone is welcome, so call the library for more information.
Wednesday, October 25, at 3:00 p.m. – Creative Writing Workshop for students in 7th grade and up. The group meets twice each month to share their work and discuss writing tips and techniques. Call the library for more information.
Wednesday, October 25, at 6:00 p.m. – “Movie Night for Adults,” featuring a new-to-DVD film. The evening, which is free and open to all area adults, also features refreshments. “Movie Night” is held monthly. Call the library for more information or for the title of the film to be shown.
Thursday, October 26, at 10:00 a.m. — Preschool Storytime, designed for children 3 years of age and older. Featured are stories, songs, finger plays and more. This fall session will be held each week on Thursdays. Registration is requested, so call the library for more information.
Thursday, October 26, at 3:00 p.m. – “Food 4 Thought,” a book discussion group designed for students in 9th grade and up. The group meets once each month for book discussion and pizza. Call the library for more information.
Thursday, October 26, at 6:00 p.m. – Adult Knitting Group. This group meets weekly to work on individual projects. New members are welcome, so call the library for more information.
The library will be hosting its annual “Literary Luncheon” on Saturday, November 4, at the Connoquenessing Country Club. The event starts at Noon with the doors opening at 10:30 a.m. Featured are a full luncheon menu, prizes, games, chances to win gift baskets and more. There are a limited number of tickets, so call the library now for more information.
The following are memorial contributions received by the library in August. 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 Delores M. Weingartner from Helen Mantz.
In memory of Mary C. Wiley from the Samuel Teolis Funeral Home Inc.
In memory of Elaine Yarzebinski from Mary Greenwood.
In memory of Gerald T. Yoho from Kevin and Debbie McElwain.
In memory of Mary E. Zollum from Mary Greenwood; Blanche Novak; and Veronica Pacella.
In Honor of the Marriage of Steve and Michelle Miller-Girting from Tim and Phyllis Mulhollen.
In Honor of the 40th Wedding Anniversary of Carol and Chuck Garbett from Walter and Linda Dickson.
In Honor of the 55th Wedding Anniversary of Dr. Jackson and Diane Spielvogel from Sandy and Dave Blank and family.