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Preschool Storytime - SPRING SESSION
TUESDAYS

When: Tuesday, March 28, 2017 - 10:40 a.m. or 12:40 p.m.
Where: Murrysville Community Library Conference Room

Preschool Storytime is for children between the ages of four and six. Each thirty-minute session includes theme-related stories and literacy activities. Registration is required.

Click here to register, click on the Preschool Storytime session you would like to attend on the March calendar, and complete the form. Alternatively, you may call the Library at 724-327-1102 and a staff member will be glad to complete the registration for you.

Class dates: March 7, 14, 21, 28, and April 4 and 11

APPLEBEE'S DINING TO DONATE PROGRAM
JOIN US AT MURRYSVILLE APPLEBEE'S FOR OUR FUNDRAISER

When: Tuesday, March 28, 2017 - 11:00 a.m. till 9:00 p.m.
Where: 4920 William Penn Highway, Murrysville

Applebee's Dining to Donate Program allows everyone to "Enjoy A Meal That's Filling and Fulfilling" by eating in or trying their Carside to Go service. Applebee's will donate to the Library 15% of total sales to Murrysville Community Library supporters on March 28, 2017.

Join us at the newest restaurant in Murrysville. Present the Applebee's flyer, available at the library or by clicking here, to your server or Carside to Go Specalist. You can also show the flyer on your smartphone.

Thank you to everyone who supports the Library and our partnership with the Murrysville Applebee's.

Toddler Time - SPRING SESSION

When: Wednesday, March 29, 2017 - 9:30, 10:40 a.m. or 12:40 p.m.
Where: Murrysville Community Library Conference room

Toddler Time is designed for children who are no younger than two and one half, yet have not had their fourth birthday before the first class. The children are to be accompanied by an adult. Each forty-minute session includes age-appropriate stories and a theme-related craft for each child and adult to make together.

Click here to register, select the preferred Wednesday Toddler Time timeslot on the March calendar, and complete the registration form.  Alternatively, you may call the Library at 724-327-1102 and a staff member will be glad to complete the registration form for you.

Class dates: March 1, 15, 29, and April 12 and 26

Plant Based Nutrition Support Group
East Suburban Group

When: Wednesday, March 29, 2017 - 6:30 p.m. till 8:00 p.m.
Where: Murrysville Community Library

A monthly meeting open to anyone interested in learning and sharing information about healthy, plant-based food choices.

CLICK HERE for more information.

 


Socrates Cafe

When: Monday, April 3, 2017 - 7:00 PM
Where: Murrysville Community Library Conference Room

The Murrysville Socrates Café is an affiliate of the Society for Philosophical Inquiry. New members are always welcome; we believe that a diversity of opinion is important for a true exchange of ideas.

The meeting will be held in the Murrysville Community Library Conference Room.

This month's topic is, "What are our obligations concerning climate and the envirmonment?"

LIBRARY KNITTERS

When: Monday, April 3, 2017 - 10:00 a.m.- noon
Where: Municipal Conference Room

Join our Library Knitters for coffee, the craft of your choice, and good conversation! The group meets every other Monday in the in the Municipal Conference Room Outside the Library.

PUSHING THE LIMITS - An adult, science-based reading and discussion group
Planck: Driven by Vision, Broken by War by Brandon R. Brown

When: Tuesday, April 11, 2017 - 6:30 p.m. till 8:00 p.m.
Where: Murrysville Community Library Conference Room

Join us at the Murrysville Community Library to continue exploring new ideas about nature, connections, survival, and knowledge in our evening, adult discussion program.

The book for April 11 discussion at Murrysville Community Library is Planck: Driven by Vision, Broken by War.  It is a memorial selection for Stephen Hollingsworth. Author Brandon Brown volunteered to participate by Skype from his University of San Francisco office. He will field questions about the book for about one half hour, making this session a very special event.

HOLIDAY CLOSING
Good Friday 2017 Holiday

When: Friday, April 14, 2017

The Library will be closed on Friday, April 14 in celebration of Good Friday. Regular hours will resume on SATURDAY, APRIL 15 from 9:00 a.m. till 5:00 p.m.

COOKBOOK BOOK CLUB

When: Monday, April 17, 2017 - 6:00 p.m. - 8:00 p.m.
Where: Murrysville Community Library Conference Room

Our Murrysville Community Library Cookbook Book Club continues this month with appetizers and hor d'oeuvres.Copies of related books are available at the Circulation Desk.

All levels of culinary expertise are welcome. Click here for the required registration.

TUESDAY EVENING BOOK GROUP
MAJOR PETTIGREW'S LAST STAND by Helen Simonson

When: Tuesday, April 18, 2017 - 6:30 p.m. till 8:00 p.m.
Where: Murrysville Community Library Conference Room

The group will discuss MAJOR PETTIGREW'S LAST STAND by Helen Simonson on April 18. The meeting will be in the Municipal Conference Room outside the Library.

The book selection for May 16 will be Circling the Sun, by Paula McLain

Gentle Yoga - A free class for adults

When: Thursday, April 20, 2017 - 10:00 a.m. - 11:00 a.m.
Where: Murrysville Community Library Conference Room

Gentle yoga class: A practice of deep, meditative breathing along with gentle stretches and basic yoga movements. Unlike chair yoga, this class does involve standing and floor poses. Participants should wear comfortable clothing and bring a mat, towel, and/or blanket. The class will be taught by certified yoga instructor Sally Lipsky.

CLICK HERE to register for each individual class.

Dog Reading Pals

When: Friday, April 21, 2017 - 4:00
Where: The Library

What?  Dogs can't read!  Of course they can't, but they are great listeners.  Reading to dogs helps children read at their own pace.  Join us on Friday, April 21 and and take your turn reading to a dog pal.  This is a great way to encourage new readers!

Ladies Afternoon Craft Class

When: Thursday, May 4, 2017 - 2:00 p.m.

Join us for a craft, conversation, and treats on Thursday afternoon, May 4, 2017 at 2:00 p.m.. We will be making a paper wreath for spring. Please bring a glue gun if you have one. To register, call the library at 724-327-1102 or register online at www.murrysvillelibrary.org.