Activities taking place at the Ellwood City Area Public Library include the following:
The library will be closed on Monday, January 1, in observance of the New Year’s Day Holiday. Normal hours will resume on Tuesday, January 2.
Wednesday, January 3, 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 at 724-758-6458 for more information.
Wednesday, January 3, 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.
Thursday, January 4, at 3:00 p.m. – “Hooked on Books,” a book discussion group for students in 6th through 8th grades. The group meets once each month for book discussion and pizza. New members are welcome, so call the library for more information.
Thursday, January 4, at 6:00 p.m. — Adult Knitting Group whose members meet weekly to work on individual projects. New members are welcome, so call the library for more information.
Saturday, January 6, at 10:00 a.m. – “Silly Science and Lego Day,” featuring fun science experiments with snow and Lego building. No registration is required, so call the library for more information.
Saturday, January 6, at 12:00 Noon – Twenty-Something Book Discussion Group, designed for college-aged students and people in their twenties. The group meets once each month for book discussion and pizza. Call the library for more information.
“Movie Night for Adults” will not be held in December or January, but will resume for 2018 in February. Call the library after the new year begins to discover the titles of the films to be shown and the dates the movie nights are planned.
Sign up for the library’s monthly free E-Newsletter to keep up with all programs and activities taking place. Call the library for more information.
The following are memorial contributions received by the library in November. 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 Rose Sberna from Ron Baker; Bob Bennett; Diana Burns, Bryan Kyle, Mike Hudson, Jon Nikolajski, Stacy Gallagher, Brian Talbert, Dana Bloom and Cyndie Kuhlber; Santina Cucunato; John and Sarah DeCaro; John and Theresa DeCaro; Ellwood City Home Health; Giles and Sally Driscoll; The Hill, Jones, Groblewski, Spear and Craven families; Lincoln High School Class of 1847; Merel and Kathy MacDonald; Joe and Marilyn Mancini; Buffy Menosky, Jean Koetke and Cori Ketzel; Mary Sainato and family, Rita Cole and family and Kay Ann Bellissimo; and Cheryl Thomas.
In memory of Stephanie Ann Shoop from Merel and Kathy MacDonald.
In memory of Edythe “Edie” Mae Soltes from Larry and Jonette Capra; Minnie Ferrante; Joe and Norma Lorusso; and Joseph Nocera.
In memory of Dawn Brooke Spielvogel from Rose Marie and Tony Rossi.
In memory of Vincent M. Stanton from Gram and Pap Atkinson.
In memory of Anthony Tomeo from the Wilson Insurance Group Inc.