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Club Tween: Hack that Painting

It's a bad art night for tweens! Kids in grades 5 & 6 will stop in on July 26 at 1:30 PM  to get a pre-painted canvas and add their own twist. Maybe you would prefer a group of monsters peering out of your starry night or you see a dinosaur stomping on that beautiful beach scene. Get creative! Get on the wait list by applying online or by calling 412-269-0334 ...
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Children’s Museum of Pittsburgh presents Techsploration

Join the Children's Museum of Pittsburgh on July 26 at 10:30 AM as we bring coding to life and embody tech through dramatic play and a green screen. Kids 3-8 years old are welcome with a caregiver. Get on the wait list by applying online or by calling 412-269-0334 ...
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Bookies Book Club: Captain Awesome

Join a kids only book club! On July 25 at 6:30 PM, children in grades 1-3 will read the Captain Awesome series by Stan Kirby and George O'Connor to make new friends, book talk and enjoy cool activities! Choose whichever book from the series you like. Books will be ordered under your library card upon registration and can be picked up at the circulation desk. Please read the book in time for our meeting. Get on the wait list by applying online or by calling 412-269-0334 ...
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Club Pokémon

Stop in our Storytime Room July 25 at 4:30 PM for Club Pokémon! Grades K-6 can trade and play Pokémon: The Card Game and enjoy snacks. Our library is also a gym in Pokémon Go! No registration is required, so stop on by whenever you'd like ...
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Teen Craft Cafe: Watermelon Squishy & Mini Bags

Hey teens, the Craft Cafe is back and open for business. Teens in grades 6-12 are welcome to join us one afternoon a month all summer long as we bask in the summer sunshine on our library patio and whip up some amazing crafts.  You bring the creativity, we'll supply everything else-- including  a picnic style lunch. On July 25 at 1 PM, cafe visitors will make watermelon squishies and mini bags . Lunch will be hot dogs, chips, and juice pouches. Register online or by calling 412-269-0334 ...
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Armchair Adventurers Club: The British Palaces

Looking for a way to experience the world and go on adventures without ever having to leave home (or the library)? Join our Armchair Adventurers Club.  We'll meet on the last Thursday of each month to share a documentary or travel video about new, exotic countries and unique destinations. After the video we'll share our thoughts, participate in some fun trivia or other activity, and sample a treat from the region we "visited." Our destination on July 25 at 11:00 AM will be the British Palaces. Reserve your seat online or by calling 412-269-0334 ...
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Storytime & Sprinklers

We're taking storytime outside and finishing off with popsicles and a run through the sprinkler on July 23 at 6:30 PM. Kids 2-7 years old are welcome with registration. Storytime will move indoors in case of inclement weather. Register online or by calling 412-269-0334 ...
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Summer Movie Magic: Dumbo

Come out of the heat and into some Summer Movie Magic. On July 22 at 1:00 PM, all kids up to 6th grade can bring a pillow and friend to enjoy crafts and snacks while we watch the live-action adaptation of Dumbo (PG). Children under 6 years old must be accompanied by a caregiver. Register online or by calling 412-269-0334 ...
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Candy Bar Craze

7th - 12th graders, do you know your chocolate treats inside and out? Come and take a shot at our Candy Bar Craze Contest! If you can guess the candy bars just from a picture of their insides, you'll get the chance to win all nine of the featured candies and a $15 gift card to Grandpa Joe's candy store in Beaver, PA. To take part in the contest, stop by Miss Heather's desk July 22-27 and grab a contest sheet. Fill out an entry slip with your guesses and contact information so that we can notify you if you ...
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