Activities at the Ellwood City Area Public Library include the following:
Tuesday, October 31, at 10:00 a.m. — Family Laptime, designed for babies as young as 6 months of age, toddlers and preschoolers. Please note that there will only be one session this week, at 10:00 a.m., due to Trick-or-Treat night scheduled for Tuesday evening. The 6:30 p.m. session will resume next week. Featured are stories, songs, finger plays and more. Call the library at 724-758-6458 for more information.
Wednesday, November 1, 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, November 1, at 6:30 p.m. – Evening Book Discussion Group for Adults. The group will discuss the book, “Before the Fall,” by Noah Hawley. Call the library for more information.
Thursday, November 2, 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. Call the library for more information.
Thursday, November 2, at 3:00 p.m. – “Hooked on Books,” a book discussion group for students in 6th through 8th grades. The group will discuss the book, “Chains,” by Laure Halse Anderson. Call the library for more information.
Thursday, November 2, 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.
Saturday, November 4, at 10:00 a.m. – “Silly Science and Lego Days,” designed for students in kindergarten through 6th grades. This program, which is held every first Saturday of the month, features silly and fun science experiments as well as Lego building. No registration is required, so call the library for more information.
Saturday, November 4, at 12:00 Noon – “Twenty-Something Book Discussion Group,” designed for college-aged students and people in their twenties. The group meets each month for book discussion and pizza. Call the library for more information.
Saturday, November 4, at 12:00 Noon – The library’s annual “Literary Luncheon” held 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 available, so call the library now for more information.
“Movie Night for Adults” for November will be held on Wednesday, November 29. Featured will be a new-to-DVD film and refreshments. The evening is free and open to all area adults. Call the library for more information or for the title of the film to be shown.
The library will be closed on Saturday, November 11, in observance of the Veterans’ Day Holiday. Normal hours will resume on Monday, November 13.
The following are memorial contributions received by the library in September. 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 Marsha A. Barkay from Stacey and Jack Cearfoss.
In memory of Kathryn Kronstain Bouril from Laurie Keane.
In memory of Douglas E. Cosgrove from Mary and Whitey Campbell and family, and from Veronica Pacella.
In memory of Sarah Costa from Peggy Nido.
In memory of Rose Ann Dunning from Bill and Heather Baker and family; Buddy and Jaye; Santina Cucunato; Thelma Figurel; Al and Diane Morini; Tim and Phyllis Mulhollen; Randy and Mimi Spade; and the Phil Wimer family.
In memory of Joshua M. “Josh” Figurel from Anthony and Lorraine Buzzelli.
In memory of Carrie J. Forsythe from Christina Santillo.
In memory of David Allen Garlick from Bill and Heather Baker and family, and from Judy and Andy Kindle.