Activities taking place at the Ellwood City Area Public Library include the following:
The library will be closed on Monday, January 15, in observance of the Martin Luther King Jr. Day Holiday. Normal hours will resume on Tuesday, January 16.
Tuesday, January 16, at 1:30 p.m. – Afternoon Book Discussion Group for Adults. The group will discuss the book, “Landfall,” by Ellen Urbani. Call the library at 724-758-6458 for more information.
Wednesday, January 17, 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.
Thursday, January 18, at 3:00 p.m. – “Food 4 Thought,” a book discussion group for students in 9th grade and up. The group meets monthly for book discussion and pizza. New members are welcome, so call the library for more information.
Thursday, January 18, 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.
A Valentine’s Day Family Night Party is planned for preschoolers and early elementary aged children on Tuesday evening, February 13. Featured will be a variety of fun-filled activities. Since this is a family night event, all children must be accompanied by an adult. Mark the date now and watch this column for more information.
“Movie Night for Adults” will not be held in January, but will resume its normal schedule in February. Call the library for more information or to discover the titles of the films to be shown this spring.
Sign up for the library’s monthly free E-Newsletter to keep up with all programs and activities taking place. The newsletter is filled with future events and information on new books and materials. Call the library for more information.
The following are memorial contributions received by the library in November and December. 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 Dennis L. Wallace from Kristine Anderson; Anthony and Kathleen Barillaro; Paul and Becky Barrows; Everett and Gerry Bleakney; David and Tammy Chapnell; Lyndon and Sally Conrad; Alice Derryberry; Samuel and Janie Farmerie; Steve Foreester; Amy Geisinger; Robert and Karen Kennedy; the Adult Knitting Group; Carole Kinney; Pam and Duke MacMurdo; Al and Diane Morini and daughters; Phyllis Mulhollen; Dorothy Orr; Lois Gay Richards; Ray and LuAnn Santillo; Pat and Lynn Schry; Carl and Judi Stoops; the Straley family; Ken and Pam Turner and Aragon; and the Wilson Insurance Group Inc.
In memory of Mary E. Zollum from Merel and Kathy MacDonald.
In memory of William E. Balin III from the Samuel Teolis Funeral Home Inc.
In memory of Elaine Marie Barillaro from the Samuel Teolis Funeral Home Inc.
In memory of Dorothy M. Barrett from the Samuel Teolis Funeral Home Inc.
In memory of Albert E. Cerritelli from Samuel Teolis Sr.
In memory of Barbara A. Cvetich from Kay Bellissimo, Mary and Rita; Sylvia Gaydosz; and Tom and Denise Sosko.
In memory of Rose Ann Dunning from David and Sue Reese.
In memory of Donald C. Edinger II from the Samuel Teolis Funeral Home Inc.