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January 2019

Hamilton! Hamilton!

January 27 @ 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Free 7 spots left

The Broadway production that smashed everyone's expectations and stirred a new interest in Alexander Hamilton is finally coming to Pittsburgh and we have a great presentation on this fascinating historical figure that will get you all the background info you need to thoroughly enjoy this smash hit!

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Evening Book Discussion

January 28 @ 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm

Join us in discussing Strength in What Remains by Tracy Kidder. Refreshments will be provided.

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Zentangle II

January 30 @ 6:30 pm - 8:00 pm
$15.00 9 tickets left

Join us to expand your Zentangle creativity! If you're ready to learn more now that you've gotten the basics down, this workshop is for you! Explore additional techiques and patterns. Bring your supplies from the Intro workshop.   Note: You must have participated in the Intro to Zentangle Workshop on January 16th to enroll in this workshop.

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February 2019

Ghosts and Legends of Western PA

February 4 @ 6:30 pm - 8:00 pm
Free 95 spots left

Join author and historian Thomas White as he explores the history and cultural meaning behind some of our region’s supernatural legends. Hear the story of whispering dead beneath the Black Cross, the ghostly woman of Summit Cut Bridge, the phantoms of Pittsburgh’s steel mills, and the ghosts and cults that stalk Blue Mist Road. Learn the truth about the curse at the old Quaker Church, Judge Reddick’s contest with the Devil, and many other spooky tales. Thomas White is the…

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Spanish Conversation: Beginners

February 5 @ 10:00 am - 10:45 am
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An event every week that begins at 10:00am on Tuesday, repeating until April 30, 2019

Free 10 spots left

Learn how to speak Spanish through informal conversation at this weekly adult meetup. Our wonderful and lively instructor, Diana Morales will have you feeling comfortable speaking Spanish in no time! This group will meet for 12 weeks from February 5th through April 30th. Register to attend all 12 meetings on the February 5th event listing. Since this is an ongoing course, this fall, attendees should know some basic Spanish vocabulary as Diana will be building upon skills the group built…

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Spanish Conversations: Advanced

February 5 @ 11:00 am - 11:45 am
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An event every week that begins at 11:00am on Tuesday, repeating until April 30, 2019

Free 9 spots left

Practice speaking Spanish through informal conversation at this weekly adult meetup. The group meets for 12 weeks from February 5th through April 30th. Register on the February 5th event listing. Spanish speaking natives new to the area and those who have a solid grasp on the language are welcome. This is a group for advanced Spanish speakers only. If you are interested in learning to speak Spanish, please check out the beginner's group which meets right before this group. Please…

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Restorative Yoga Workshop

February 11 @ 6:15 pm - 7:45 pm
Free 25 spots left

A gentle, passive class designed to allow relaxation and focus on the breath and body. Postures are on the floor, either seated or supine, and held for two to five minutes, allowing a focus on the connective tissue around the joints. Long sleeves are suggested as there is limited movement and please bring a blanket or yoga mat and a bath towel. If you have other props you'd like to bring along (a bolster, pillows or blocks) feel free. Please…

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Spanish Conversation: Beginners

February 12 @ 10:00 am - 10:45 am
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An event every week that begins at 10:00am on Tuesday, repeating until April 30, 2019

Free

Learn how to speak Spanish through informal conversation at this weekly adult meetup. Our wonderful and lively instructor, Diana Morales will have you feeling comfortable speaking Spanish in no time! This group will meet for 12 weeks from February 5th through April 30th. Register to attend all 12 meetings on the February 5th event listing. Since this is an ongoing course, this fall, attendees should know some basic Spanish vocabulary as Diana will be building upon skills the group built…

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Spanish Conversations: Advanced

February 12 @ 11:00 am - 11:45 am
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An event every week that begins at 11:00am on Tuesday, repeating until April 30, 2019

Free

Practice speaking Spanish through informal conversation at this weekly adult meetup. The group meets for 12 weeks from February 5th through April 30th. Register on the February 5th event listing. Spanish speaking natives new to the area and those who have a solid grasp on the language are welcome. This is a group for advanced Spanish speakers only. If you are interested in learning to speak Spanish, please check out the beginner's group which meets right before this group. Please…

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Author Talk: L. Roger Owens

February 13 @ 6:30 pm - 8:00 pm
Free 18 spots left

Facing a "dark night of the soul" as he turned forty and entered midlife, local author Roger Owens was encouraged by his spiritual director to think of it instead as a "threshold of discovery." Rather than go on a grand adventure like walking the Appalachian Trail or the Camino de Santiago, he decided to mark his fortieth year by taking forty walks in a nearby nature reserve. With patience and attention, he explored the concerns rising within him: the inevitability…

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Spanish Conversation: Beginners

February 19 @ 10:00 am - 10:45 am
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An event every week that begins at 10:00am on Tuesday, repeating until April 30, 2019

Free

Learn how to speak Spanish through informal conversation at this weekly adult meetup. Our wonderful and lively instructor, Diana Morales will have you feeling comfortable speaking Spanish in no time! This group will meet for 12 weeks from February 5th through April 30th. Register to attend all 12 meetings on the February 5th event listing. Since this is an ongoing course, this fall, attendees should know some basic Spanish vocabulary as Diana will be building upon skills the group built…

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Spanish Conversations: Advanced

February 19 @ 11:00 am - 11:45 am
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An event every week that begins at 11:00am on Tuesday, repeating until April 30, 2019

Free

Practice speaking Spanish through informal conversation at this weekly adult meetup. The group meets for 12 weeks from February 5th through April 30th. Register on the February 5th event listing. Spanish speaking natives new to the area and those who have a solid grasp on the language are welcome. This is a group for advanced Spanish speakers only. If you are interested in learning to speak Spanish, please check out the beginner's group which meets right before this group. Please…

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Marketing the Presidency

February 20 @ 6:30 pm - 8:00 pm
Free 40 spots left

Many folks, when they hear the word marketing think of it as a relatively modern day term, but in reference to presidential candidates, from George Washington to Donald Trump, candidates have been marketing themselves, their ideas, or marketing against their opponents, from the beginning. This presentation focuses on an array of odd artifacts that candidates have produced to get their names and ideas in front of the electorate. Some of which include a James Monroe snuff box that promoted the…

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Winter Watercolor Class with Melissa Tai

February 21 @ 1:00 pm - 3:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 1:00pm on Thursday, repeating until March 21, 2019

$75.00 15 tickets left

Enjoy the beauty, quirks and happy surprises watercolor can bring in this 5-week course! A new lesson and demonstration is presented each week. In addition to watercolor techniques we will cover: composition; color theory; and linear, color, atmospheric, and planer perspective. Students will work at their own pace with guidance when needed. Intermediate participants are welcome to work on their own, with individualized feedback and instruction. MATERIALS LIST If you already own supplies that you are happy with, you do…

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How the Great Depression Built North Park

February 21 @ 6:30 pm - 8:00 pm
Free 39 spots left

Join the Allegheny County Park Rangers to explore the history of North Park. Learn how the Great Depression shaped the parks and gave our country’s young men an opportunity to work and gain valuable skills.

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Evening Book Discussion

February 25 @ 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm

Join us in discussing A Thread of Grace by Mary Doria Russell. Refreshments will be provided.

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Spanish Conversation: Beginners

February 26 @ 10:00 am - 10:45 am
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An event every week that begins at 10:00am on Tuesday, repeating until April 30, 2019

Free

Learn how to speak Spanish through informal conversation at this weekly adult meetup. Our wonderful and lively instructor, Diana Morales will have you feeling comfortable speaking Spanish in no time! This group will meet for 12 weeks from February 5th through April 30th. Register to attend all 12 meetings on the February 5th event listing. Since this is an ongoing course, this fall, attendees should know some basic Spanish vocabulary as Diana will be building upon skills the group built…

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Spanish Conversations: Advanced

February 26 @ 11:00 am - 11:45 am
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An event every week that begins at 11:00am on Tuesday, repeating until April 30, 2019

Free

Practice speaking Spanish through informal conversation at this weekly adult meetup. The group meets for 12 weeks from February 5th through April 30th. Register on the February 5th event listing. Spanish speaking natives new to the area and those who have a solid grasp on the language are welcome. This is a group for advanced Spanish speakers only. If you are interested in learning to speak Spanish, please check out the beginner's group which meets right before this group. Please…

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Winter Watercolor Class with Melissa Tai

February 28 @ 1:00 pm - 3:00 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every week that begins at 1:00pm on Thursday, repeating until March 21, 2019

$75.00

Enjoy the beauty, quirks and happy surprises watercolor can bring in this 5-week course! A new lesson and demonstration is presented each week. In addition to watercolor techniques we will cover: composition; color theory; and linear, color, atmospheric, and planer perspective. Students will work at their own pace with guidance when needed. Intermediate participants are welcome to work on their own, with individualized feedback and instruction. MATERIALS LIST If you already own supplies that you are happy with, you do…

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March 2019

Backyard Composting Workshop

March 2 @ 10:30 am - 12:00 pm

Turn your yard waste and food scraps into a valuable resource for your garden! Join the Pennsylvania Resources Council for a workshop on the importance of composting. You'll leave with a solid understanding of why composting is a great idea, how to set up a compost pile, proper maintenance and ways of using your finished compost. Workshop is $70. Participants receive a GardenEARTH compost bin with attendance. This 82-gallon bin is ideal for both urban and suburban areas.  Register online…

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Author Talk: AJ Funstuff’s Boob in a Box

March 3 @ 1:30 pm - 3:00 pm
Free 30 spots left

Join us for for an entertaining and frank discussion about the book, Boob in a Box with author AJ Funstuff. Discover her secret of jumping through all the hoops associated breast cancer diagnosis. Explore your own philosophy about what constitutes beauty and how, in a patriarchal society, you can empower yourself to find the right options for you. A diagnosis of breast cancer is a landmark moment and extremely difficult to handle and Boob in a Box starts the conversation…

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Rachel Carson Conversation

March 4 @ 6:30 pm - 8:00 pm
Free 40 spots left

Those who dwell among the beauties and mysteries of the earth are never alone or weary of life - Rachel Carson Join author of Pathways to Our Sustainable Future: A Global Perspective from Pittsburgh, Patricia DeMarco for a conversation about local conservationist pioneer, Rachel Carson. Her book, Silent Spring, inspired a global environmental movement and her impact on how we view our role in protecting nature live on.

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Spanish Conversation: Beginners

March 5 @ 10:00 am - 10:45 am
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every week that begins at 10:00am on Tuesday, repeating until April 30, 2019

Free

Learn how to speak Spanish through informal conversation at this weekly adult meetup. Our wonderful and lively instructor, Diana Morales will have you feeling comfortable speaking Spanish in no time! This group will meet for 12 weeks from February 5th through April 30th. Register to attend all 12 meetings on the February 5th event listing. Since this is an ongoing course, this fall, attendees should know some basic Spanish vocabulary as Diana will be building upon skills the group built…

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Spanish Conversations: Advanced

March 5 @ 11:00 am - 11:45 am
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every week that begins at 11:00am on Tuesday, repeating until April 30, 2019

Free

Practice speaking Spanish through informal conversation at this weekly adult meetup. The group meets for 12 weeks from February 5th through April 30th. Register on the February 5th event listing. Spanish speaking natives new to the area and those who have a solid grasp on the language are welcome. This is a group for advanced Spanish speakers only. If you are interested in learning to speak Spanish, please check out the beginner's group which meets right before this group. Please…

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Winter Watercolor Class with Melissa Tai

March 7 @ 1:00 pm - 3:00 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every week that begins at 1:00pm on Thursday, repeating until March 21, 2019

$75.00

Enjoy the beauty, quirks and happy surprises watercolor can bring in this 5-week course! A new lesson and demonstration is presented each week. In addition to watercolor techniques we will cover: composition; color theory; and linear, color, atmospheric, and planer perspective. Students will work at their own pace with guidance when needed. Intermediate participants are welcome to work on their own, with individualized feedback and instruction. MATERIALS LIST If you already own supplies that you are happy with, you do…

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Hoarding: A Simple Look Into a Complex Disorder

March 11 @ 6:30 pm - 8:00 pm
Free 39 spots left

Based on the hit show Hoarders on A&E, local clean-up provider, Steri-Clean takes a deeper look into hoarding. People unwilling to get rid of items, including their own trash, may have a hoarding disorder. When the basic functions of a home like the kitchen, bathroom and beds can no longer be used for their intended purpose and conditions become unlivable, depression and isolation may occur. We'll also talk about biohazard removal where we'll take an in-depth look at the dangers and challenges…

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Spanish Conversation: Beginners

March 12 @ 10:00 am - 10:45 am
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An event every week that begins at 10:00am on Tuesday, repeating until April 30, 2019

Free

Learn how to speak Spanish through informal conversation at this weekly adult meetup. Our wonderful and lively instructor, Diana Morales will have you feeling comfortable speaking Spanish in no time! This group will meet for 12 weeks from February 5th through April 30th. Register to attend all 12 meetings on the February 5th event listing. Since this is an ongoing course, this fall, attendees should know some basic Spanish vocabulary as Diana will be building upon skills the group built…

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Spanish Conversations: Advanced

March 12 @ 11:00 am - 11:45 am
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every week that begins at 11:00am on Tuesday, repeating until April 30, 2019

Free

Practice speaking Spanish through informal conversation at this weekly adult meetup. The group meets for 12 weeks from February 5th through April 30th. Register on the February 5th event listing. Spanish speaking natives new to the area and those who have a solid grasp on the language are welcome. This is a group for advanced Spanish speakers only. If you are interested in learning to speak Spanish, please check out the beginner's group which meets right before this group. Please…

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Safe Driving for Seniors

March 13 @ 12:30 pm - 4:30 pm
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One event on June 6, 2019 at 12:30pm

Register for 1 of 2 driving improvement courses hosted at the library specifically designed for drivers 55+ and presented by Seniors for Safe Driving. Refresh techniques, regain lost confidence and develop a positive driving attitude. PennDot approved and no exam! Upon completion of the course, you may be eligible to receive a  5% discount car insurance premium for a period of 3 years. The 4-hour course is $16/student. You may register in the following ways: fill out a paper form…

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Winter Watercolor Class with Melissa Tai

March 14 @ 1:00 pm - 3:00 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every week that begins at 1:00pm on Thursday, repeating until March 21, 2019

$75.00

Enjoy the beauty, quirks and happy surprises watercolor can bring in this 5-week course! A new lesson and demonstration is presented each week. In addition to watercolor techniques we will cover: composition; color theory; and linear, color, atmospheric, and planer perspective. Students will work at their own pace with guidance when needed. Intermediate participants are welcome to work on their own, with individualized feedback and instruction. MATERIALS LIST If you already own supplies that you are happy with, you do…

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The Wonder Women of WWII

March 14 @ 6:30 pm - 8:00 pm
Free 39 spots left

In 1941, Wonder Woman appeared as the first female superhero. The timing was apt because with the bombing of Pearl Harbor on December 7, millions of American women were mobilized into the American war effort and served in occupations which had been barred to them just months earlier. Historian Todd DePastino will share the remarkable story of not only how women’s lives changed during WWII, but how the whole culture had to change to accommodate these radically new gender roles.…

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Art & Collectibles Appraisal Fair with Kurt Shaw

March 16 @ 1:00 pm - 4:00 pm

Ever wanted to be on "Antiques Roadshow" or "Pittsburgh's Hidden Treasures"? Now's your chance! Bring your art and collectibles to the the library's Art & Collectibles Appraisal Fair with Kurt Shaw. Mr. Shaw is a nationally recognized expert in art and antiques and a regular guest appraiser on "Pittsburgh's Hidden Treasures". He will provide an appraisal and list of auction houses for each item. Cost is $10.00 per item in advance and $12.00 per item at the door on the…

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Spanish Conversation: Beginners

March 19 @ 10:00 am - 10:45 am
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every week that begins at 10:00am on Tuesday, repeating until April 30, 2019

Free

Learn how to speak Spanish through informal conversation at this weekly adult meetup. Our wonderful and lively instructor, Diana Morales will have you feeling comfortable speaking Spanish in no time! This group will meet for 12 weeks from February 5th through April 30th. Register to attend all 12 meetings on the February 5th event listing. Since this is an ongoing course, this fall, attendees should know some basic Spanish vocabulary as Diana will be building upon skills the group built…

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Spanish Conversations: Advanced

March 19 @ 11:00 am - 11:45 am
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every week that begins at 11:00am on Tuesday, repeating until April 30, 2019

Free

Practice speaking Spanish through informal conversation at this weekly adult meetup. The group meets for 12 weeks from February 5th through April 30th. Register on the February 5th event listing. Spanish speaking natives new to the area and those who have a solid grasp on the language are welcome. This is a group for advanced Spanish speakers only. If you are interested in learning to speak Spanish, please check out the beginner's group which meets right before this group. Please…

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Winter Watercolor Class with Melissa Tai

March 21 @ 1:00 pm - 3:00 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every week that begins at 1:00pm on Thursday, repeating until March 21, 2019

$75.00

Enjoy the beauty, quirks and happy surprises watercolor can bring in this 5-week course! A new lesson and demonstration is presented each week. In addition to watercolor techniques we will cover: composition; color theory; and linear, color, atmospheric, and planer perspective. Students will work at their own pace with guidance when needed. Intermediate participants are welcome to work on their own, with individualized feedback and instruction. MATERIALS LIST If you already own supplies that you are happy with, you do…

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Evening Book Discussion

March 25 @ 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm

Join us in discussing Station Eleven by Emily St. John Mandel. Refreshments will be provided.

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Spanish Conversation: Beginners

March 26 @ 10:00 am - 10:45 am
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An event every week that begins at 10:00am on Tuesday, repeating until April 30, 2019

Free

Learn how to speak Spanish through informal conversation at this weekly adult meetup. Our wonderful and lively instructor, Diana Morales will have you feeling comfortable speaking Spanish in no time! This group will meet for 12 weeks from February 5th through April 30th. Register to attend all 12 meetings on the February 5th event listing. Since this is an ongoing course, this fall, attendees should know some basic Spanish vocabulary as Diana will be building upon skills the group built…

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Spanish Conversations: Advanced

March 26 @ 11:00 am - 11:45 am
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An event every week that begins at 11:00am on Tuesday, repeating until April 30, 2019

Free

Practice speaking Spanish through informal conversation at this weekly adult meetup. The group meets for 12 weeks from February 5th through April 30th. Register on the February 5th event listing. Spanish speaking natives new to the area and those who have a solid grasp on the language are welcome. This is a group for advanced Spanish speakers only. If you are interested in learning to speak Spanish, please check out the beginner's group which meets right before this group. Please…

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April 2019

Spanish Conversation: Beginners

April 2 @ 10:00 am - 10:45 am
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An event every week that begins at 10:00am on Tuesday, repeating until April 30, 2019

Free

Learn how to speak Spanish through informal conversation at this weekly adult meetup. Our wonderful and lively instructor, Diana Morales will have you feeling comfortable speaking Spanish in no time! This group will meet for 12 weeks from February 5th through April 30th. Register to attend all 12 meetings on the February 5th event listing. Since this is an ongoing course, this fall, attendees should know some basic Spanish vocabulary as Diana will be building upon skills the group built…

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Spanish Conversations: Advanced

April 2 @ 11:00 am - 11:45 am
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An event every week that begins at 11:00am on Tuesday, repeating until April 30, 2019

Free

Practice speaking Spanish through informal conversation at this weekly adult meetup. The group meets for 12 weeks from February 5th through April 30th. Register on the February 5th event listing. Spanish speaking natives new to the area and those who have a solid grasp on the language are welcome. This is a group for advanced Spanish speakers only. If you are interested in learning to speak Spanish, please check out the beginner's group which meets right before this group. Please…

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Vision Workshop: Life Coaching

April 8 @ 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm
$5.00 24 tickets left

Do you want to discover your true dream or purpose? Would you like to eliminate fear, doubt, and worry and move toward your goals with confidence? Do you want to achieve greater results with less effort? If so, this introduction to life coaching is for you! In 1853, Henry David Thoreau's Walden, there's a hidden code for prosperous living. During this dynamic Vision Workshop you will unlock this code so that you can harness your life’s purpose and the prosperity…

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Spanish Conversation: Beginners

April 9 @ 10:00 am - 10:45 am
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An event every week that begins at 10:00am on Tuesday, repeating until April 30, 2019

Free

Learn how to speak Spanish through informal conversation at this weekly adult meetup. Our wonderful and lively instructor, Diana Morales will have you feeling comfortable speaking Spanish in no time! This group will meet for 12 weeks from February 5th through April 30th. Register to attend all 12 meetings on the February 5th event listing. Since this is an ongoing course, this fall, attendees should know some basic Spanish vocabulary as Diana will be building upon skills the group built…

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Spanish Conversations: Advanced

April 9 @ 11:00 am - 11:45 am
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An event every week that begins at 11:00am on Tuesday, repeating until April 30, 2019

Free

Practice speaking Spanish through informal conversation at this weekly adult meetup. The group meets for 12 weeks from February 5th through April 30th. Register on the February 5th event listing. Spanish speaking natives new to the area and those who have a solid grasp on the language are welcome. This is a group for advanced Spanish speakers only. If you are interested in learning to speak Spanish, please check out the beginner's group which meets right before this group. Please…

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Spanish Conversation: Beginners

April 16 @ 10:00 am - 10:45 am
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every week that begins at 10:00am on Tuesday, repeating until April 30, 2019

Free

Learn how to speak Spanish through informal conversation at this weekly adult meetup. Our wonderful and lively instructor, Diana Morales will have you feeling comfortable speaking Spanish in no time! This group will meet for 12 weeks from February 5th through April 30th. Register to attend all 12 meetings on the February 5th event listing. Since this is an ongoing course, this fall, attendees should know some basic Spanish vocabulary as Diana will be building upon skills the group built…

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Spanish Conversations: Advanced

April 16 @ 11:00 am - 11:45 am
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every week that begins at 11:00am on Tuesday, repeating until April 30, 2019

Free

Practice speaking Spanish through informal conversation at this weekly adult meetup. The group meets for 12 weeks from February 5th through April 30th. Register on the February 5th event listing. Spanish speaking natives new to the area and those who have a solid grasp on the language are welcome. This is a group for advanced Spanish speakers only. If you are interested in learning to speak Spanish, please check out the beginner's group which meets right before this group. Please…

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Healthy Aging

April 18 @ 6:30 pm - 8:00 pm
Free 40 spots left

Barbara Corsi and Howard Manns from Home Instead Senior Care will present an enlightening discussion about the challenges AND benefits of conscious aging and embracing this new chapter in life.   Barbara is a certified trainer in the Alzheimer's Association EssentiALZ Advanced Care Program and Nurse Educator and Dementia Care Specialist. Howard is a motivational speaker and author of 2 books- Success and Lunacy: What's the Connection and What the Doctor Orders.

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Spanish Conversation: Beginners

April 23 @ 10:00 am - 10:45 am
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An event every week that begins at 10:00am on Tuesday, repeating until April 30, 2019

Free

Learn how to speak Spanish through informal conversation at this weekly adult meetup. Our wonderful and lively instructor, Diana Morales will have you feeling comfortable speaking Spanish in no time! This group will meet for 12 weeks from February 5th through April 30th. Register to attend all 12 meetings on the February 5th event listing. Since this is an ongoing course, this fall, attendees should know some basic Spanish vocabulary as Diana will be building upon skills the group built…

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Spanish Conversations: Advanced

April 23 @ 11:00 am - 11:45 am
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An event every week that begins at 11:00am on Tuesday, repeating until April 30, 2019

Free

Practice speaking Spanish through informal conversation at this weekly adult meetup. The group meets for 12 weeks from February 5th through April 30th. Register on the February 5th event listing. Spanish speaking natives new to the area and those who have a solid grasp on the language are welcome. This is a group for advanced Spanish speakers only. If you are interested in learning to speak Spanish, please check out the beginner's group which meets right before this group. Please…

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Spanish Conversation: Beginners

April 30 @ 10:00 am - 10:45 am
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An event every week that begins at 10:00am on Tuesday, repeating until April 30, 2019

Free

Learn how to speak Spanish through informal conversation at this weekly adult meetup. Our wonderful and lively instructor, Diana Morales will have you feeling comfortable speaking Spanish in no time! This group will meet for 12 weeks from February 5th through April 30th. Register to attend all 12 meetings on the February 5th event listing. Since this is an ongoing course, this fall, attendees should know some basic Spanish vocabulary as Diana will be building upon skills the group built…

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Spanish Conversations: Advanced

April 30 @ 11:00 am - 11:45 am
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An event every week that begins at 11:00am on Tuesday, repeating until April 30, 2019

Free

Practice speaking Spanish through informal conversation at this weekly adult meetup. The group meets for 12 weeks from February 5th through April 30th. Register on the February 5th event listing. Spanish speaking natives new to the area and those who have a solid grasp on the language are welcome. This is a group for advanced Spanish speakers only. If you are interested in learning to speak Spanish, please check out the beginner's group which meets right before this group. Please…

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May 2019

Let’s Talk: The US and Britain in 2019

May 6 @ 6:30 pm - 8:00 pm
Free 50 spots left

University of Pittsburgh Senior Lecturer, Dr. Bernard Hagerty will be here to give us the scoop on US/Britain relations as well as where Britain stands with the UN. A lively discussion, to be sure!   Join us for the other events in the Let's Talk Series: American Politics on May 23rd Facebook/Social Media on May 15th Dr. Hagerty earned his PhD from The University of Pittsburgh in 2000. His dissertation was: War and Rumors of War: Crisis, Democracy and Public…

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Let’s Talk: Facebook and Social Media in 2019

May 15 @ 6:30 pm - 8:00 pm
Free 50 spots left

  Dr. Lisa Nelson will be here to lead a discussion on Facebook and other issues social media platforms are currently facing. Facebook has been in the hot seat for a while now so the role Facebook (and other sites) played and still plays in American Politics as well as culturally (here in the US as well as other parts of the world) will be the focus. Join us for our other events in the Let's Talk series: Brexit on…

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Let’s Talk: American Politics in 2019

May 23 @ 6:30 pm - 8:00 pm
Free 50 spots left

Kristin Kanthak, Associate Professor of Political Science will be here to discuss the state of American Politics in 2019. Don't miss what is sure to be a lively conversation about where we are and we we may be headed.   Join us for our other events in the Let's Talk series: Brexit on May 6th Facebook/Social Media on May 15th Kanthak is an associate professor of political science at the University of Pittsburgh. Her research focuses on the effects on…

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June 2019

Safe Driving for Seniors

June 6 @ 12:30 pm - 4:30 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)

One event on June 6, 2019 at 12:30pm

Register for 1 of 2 driving improvement courses hosted at the library specifically designed for drivers 55+ and presented by Seniors for Safe Driving. Refresh techniques, regain lost confidence and develop a positive driving attitude. PennDot approved and no exam! Upon completion of the course, you may be eligible to receive a  5% discount car insurance premium for a period of 3 years. The 4-hour course is $16/student. You may register in the following ways: fill out a paper form…

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