Welcome to Mount Pleasant Public Library

Welcome to our events listing …

Click here to view or print out the NOVEMBER 2018 Calendar of Events for Mt. Pleasant Library.

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The library is selling 2019 Rotary Club Lottery Calendars for a chance to win every day! Only $25 donation, benefits the library and The Rotary Club of Mount Pleasant. Cash or check only. For sale during operating hours 10-8 M-Th, 9-4 Sat.

ONGOING: We recycle old phones and printer cartridges. We also collect old eye glasses for the Mt. Pleasant Twp. Lions Club and BOX TOPS FOR EDUCATION for the Ramsay and Rumbaugh’s PTA.
DONATIONS of Books, DVDs, audio book, puzzles, LEGO, and yearbooks are welcome year round during operating hours. We cannot accept encyclopedias, National Geographic magazines or anything with a musty odor.

Computer Classes: Smartphones & Tablets!

Monday, Nov. 12, 6 – 8 p.m.  Back by popular demand! Learn how to work smartphones and tablets. These devices work in similar ways. You can attend if you have one or both devices. Bring your own device to class and learn how to utilize its potential. $5 per person, must pre-register.

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Book BINGO

Wednesday, Nov. 14, 10:30 a.m. A new outreach program, hosted by the library staff, book BINGO is held at the Mount Pleasant Center for Active Adults, 424 Washington St., where winners may choose books, DVDs, audio books, magazines, or puzzles! Held monthly on the second Wednesday at the Center. Free! All are welcome!

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Flu Shot Clinic

Thursday, Nov. 15, 2-4 p.m. The Mount Pleasant Public Library will host its second Free Flu Clinic from 2-4 p.m. on Thursday, Nov. 15. Please pre-register by calling Hayden’s Pharmacy at 724-547-3400. Pharmacy Manager Chris Williams says, “It’s not too late if you’ve been putting off getting this preventative care!” Free for those with Medicare and $25 for all others.

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Christmas Plate Paint ‘N Sip

Saturday, Nov. 17, 6 p.m.  $10 donation covers materials. Make this adorable reverse painted Christmas cookie plate. You could paint almost anything in the center in place of the reindeer. We’ll provide some snacks, bring your favorites and beverages to sip. Wear your favorite crazy Christmas sweater if you like, and bring crazy Christmas socks to exchange with someone. Pre-registration required, limited to 15 people.

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Gentle Chair Yoga

Monday, Nov. 19, 6 p.m. Classes held at least once each month and are free — donations of up to five dollars are welcome. No mats are required for Hatha yoga, a gentle yoga with emphasis on stretching, breathing and mindfulness. Healthcare professional and yoga instructor Joan Siwula, of Scottdale, will teach the classes. Students are welcome to bring mats.

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Book Club!

Monday, Nov. 26, 6:30 pm. Light refreshments will be provided and copies of “All the Light We Cannot See” is available at the front desk now. New members welcome! Great conversations and friendships found here.

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Family Disney Trivia Night

Tuesday, Nov. 27, 6-8 p.m. Sign your team up for our first family trivia event! Teams must consist of 2 to 6 players; players can be 7 and up. No one younger please. At least one adult player per team and at least one child per team. This is a family program. Test you knowledge to be the ultimate Disney fan! Free, donations appreciated. Pre-registration required.

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DIY Crochet with Brandi

Saturday, Dec. 1, 10 a.m. Whether you’re new to the craft or a practiced professional, join us at 10 a.m. for this Do It Yourself Crochet Class with our wonderful Brandi W. We have yarn and lots of good company, new members welcome! This month we’ll be making a crochet snowman and a 3-D snowman!

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The Friends of the Mount Pleasant Public Library Meeting

Monday, Dec. 3, 6 p.m.  Join the Friends of Mount Pleasant Public Library for their monthly gathering. New members welcome! Open to men and women age 18 and above who support children’s programming and literacy. The group typically meets the FIRST MONDAY of each month at 6 p.m. except for holidays.

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Wednesday, Dec. 6, at 6:15 p.m.  Open to the public.

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Book BINGO

Wednesday, Dec. 12, 10:30 a.m. A new outreach program, hosted by the library staff, book BINGO is held at the Mount Pleasant Center for Active Adults, 424 Washington St., where winners may choose books, DVDs, audio books, magazines, or puzzles! Held monthly on the second Wednesday at the Center. Free! All are welcome!

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2nd Library, Lunch Lights! Hallmark movie and lunch

Friday, Dec. 14, noon. Back by popular demand, ARMSTRONG will again sponsor a “Library, Lunch, Lights,” event with a Hallmark movie on Friday, Dec. 14, at noon at the library.

Guests can enjoy lunch and watch the Hallmark movie “Christmas Next Door,” on a day the library is otherwise closed. Cost is a $5 donation per person and advance registration is required by noon on Monday, Dec. 10. Armstrong will provide the pizza and pasta, and volunteers will provide punch and pastries.

In this Hallmark movie, Eric Randall, an author of bachelor lifestyle books, is left in charge of his young niece and nephew for the holidays. Unsure of himself, Eric turns to his neighbor April, a lover of all things Christmas, for help. Starring Jesse Metcalfe and Fiona Gubelmann.

Attendees will each receive On-Demand coupons and are eligible for door prizes. Proceeds benefit the library.

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Anime Club: Check out the latest schedule of events on our Facebook Page!