Welcome to Mount Pleasant Public Library

Welcome to our events listing …

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ONGOING: We recycle old phones and printer cartridges. We also collect old eye glasses for the Mt. Pleasant Twp. Lions Club.
DONATIONS of Books, DVDs, audio book, puzzles, LEGO, and yearbooks are welcome anytime, in preparation for our Sept. 24, 2018, Book, Bake, and Craft Super Sale the week of the Glass Festival.

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Lego Club

Saturday, Aug. 18, 2 p.m. Bring your own LEGO sets to build or use our collection. We also have Duplo for younger children. All ages welcome. Held the third Saturday each month. Please pre-register if possible by calling 724-547-3850.

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Computer Classes: Facebook for 50+

Friday, Aug. 17, 10 am-noon
Are you concerned about the information Facebook has and who can see it? Want more control of your privacy? This class covers all those settings. Bring your own device. $5 per person. Pre-registration is required by calling the library at 724-547-3850.

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Art in the Library Kick-off!

Sunday Aug 19, 6pm 
We welcome local artist Pamela Cooper for the opening of a week like exhibition at the Mount Pleasant Library. Meet the artist, do your own art project, and enjoy an adult only evening. Drinks and light refreshments will be available. $5 for non-members, $3 for members. Ages 21+

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Westmoreland SCORE Workshop: Small Business Basics

Monday, Aug. 20 6-8pm

Those wanting to start their own business or improve their existing business skills are welcome to attend a free “Small Business Basics” workshop. The workshop will cover business ideas, market research, cash flow analysis, financing, business structures, business plan, etc. Please pre-register as space is limited.

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Book Club!

Aug. 27, 6:30 pm. Our August book selection is “The Land of Mango Sunsets” by Dorothea Benton Frank. In this engaging novel Miriam Elizabeth Swanson’s in over her head despicable husband left her, and her kids are busy with their own lives. But before Miriam can work herself up into a true snit about it all, her newest tenant, Liz, arrives from Birmingham with plenty of troubles of her own. Then Miriam meets a man named Harrison, who makes her laugh, makes her cry, and makes her feel like a brand-new woman.

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Computer Classes: ID Theft 101

Friday, Sept. 7, 10am-noon
Everyone should take this class! Learn the steps you need to take to protect yourself from identity theft in the electronic world! Bring your own device. $5 per person *Optional additional $5 for manual*

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Computer Classes: Smartphones & Tablets!

Thursday, Sept. 13, 6 – 8pm
Learn how to work smartphones and tablets. These devices work in similar ways. You can attend if you have one or both devises. Bring your own device to class and learn how to utilize its potential. $5 per person

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Cookbook Club

RESCHEDULED to Saturday, September 15, noon. Join fellow foodies to share prepared recipes, potluck style! Use our cookbook at the circulation desk or bring your own favorite recipes. This month’s theme: Picnic time! The library provides coffee and table settings. Call the library to RSVP, just to help us with planning.

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Technology Question & Answer Session (Q&A)

Saturday, Sept. 22, 10am-noon
This is a great session for troubleshooting specific issues you have about your technological devices and how to fix them. Keep a list of questions to bring to this talk. Bring your own device. $5 per person

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Please consider donating your gently used books, DVDs, CDs, audio books, puzzles, and yearbooks to the Friends of the Library’s fall Book, Bake, and Craft Super Sale, which begins Monday, Sept. 24, the week of the Glass Festival.

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