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 Rotary Club and the Library.

The 16th ANNUAL HOLIDAY HOUSE TOUR is on 12-8-18 at 3 pm!  Get your tix $15 for adults, children under 12 are free at the library. Also available on event day at the Log House, 422 Washington St., 15666. Cash or check only. For sale during library’s 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 PTO.
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.

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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 anyone age 18 and above who wish to 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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Library Board of Trustees Meeting, Wednesday, Dec. 6, at 6:15 p.m. Open to the public.

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Gentle Chair Yoga

Monday, Dec. 10, 6 p.m. No mats are required for Hatha yoga, a gentle yoga with emphasis on stretching, breathing, relaxation, and mindfulness. Classes meet at least once each month, $5 suggested donation. Healthcare professional and yoga instructor Joan Siwula, of Scottdale, will teach the classes. Students are also welcome to bring mats.

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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.

Christmas Plate Paint ‘N Sip

Friday, Dec. 14, 6 p.m.  $10 donation covers materials. Make this adorable reverse painted Christmas cookie plate. You’ll have many choices of what to paint 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 20 people.

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Dr. Seuss’ “How the Grinch Stole Christmas!”

Saturday, Dec. 15, 10 a.m.  The players of Stage Right bring this beloved story to life, and it’s the perfect holiday treat for kids of all ages. This green curmudgeon, whose heart grew three sizes that day, is a heartwarming and hilarious tale that teaches lessons about friendship, community, and ability that each of us have to change and to create change. Pre-registration is required by calling 724-547-3850.

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Book Club!

Monday, Dec. 17, 6:30 pm. Light refreshments will be provided and copies of John Grisham’s holiday classic “Skipping Christmas” is available at the front desk now. New members welcome! Great conversations and friendships found here.

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Celebrate Dr. Seuss’s Birthday

Saturday, March 2, 2019, 10 a.m. The performers of Stage Right share the journey of Solla Sollew, an Odyssean, Seussian coming-of-age story, where we meet fantastic and funny characters, while obstacles are faced, challenges met, and trials overcome. Dr. Seuss tackles the struggles of everyday life — difficult people, bullies, bad weather, political unrest, even crowds – in “I had Trouble in getting to Solla Sollew.” Please pre-register if possible.

 

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