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Drop-in Gadget Labs

Monday, July 28, 2014  
3:00 PM - 5:00 PM

Directions to this location: Downtown & Business

Summary: It's E-CLP Week! To celebrate the Downtown and Business Library is hosting drop in gadget labs.

Summer Storytime!

Tuesday, July 29, 2014 | Other Dates  
10:00 AM - 11:00 AM

Directions to this location: Downtown & Business

Summary: Come one, come all, to summer storytime! Kids of all ages welcome to hear a story, sing some songs, then do a craft.

Reading Room @ Market Square

Tuesday, July 29, 2014 | Other Dates  
11:00 AM - 2:00 PM

Directions to this location: Market Square, Downtown Pittsburgh


Ancient Computer

Tuesday, July 29, 2014  
12:15 PM
Directions to this location: Downtown & Business


Drop-in Gadget Labs

Wednesday, July 30, 2014  
12:00 PM - 2:00 PM

Directions to this location: Downtown & Business

Summary: It's E-CLP Week! To celebrate the Downtown and Business library is hosting drop in gadget labs.

Lunch and Learn: Don't Get Angry, Get Assertive

Thursday, July 31, 2014  
12:15 PM
Directions to this location: Downtown & Business

Summary: Did you know that anger can harm your personal and professional relationships and even put a strain on your physical health?

Toastmasters

Friday, August 1, 2014 | Other Dates  
7:15 AM - 8:30 AM

Directions to this location: Downtown & Business


Drop-in Gadget Labs

Friday, August 1, 2014  
12:00 PM - 2:00 PM

Directions to this location: Downtown & Business

Summary: It's E-CLP Week! To celebrate the Downtown and Business library is hosting drop in gadget labs.

Get Crafty With The Mattress Factory

Saturday, August 2, 2014  
2:30 PM
Directions to this location: Downtown & Business

Summary: Ever wonder what it would be like to design your very own art exhibit?

Conversation Salon

Monday, August 4, 2014 | Other Dates  
12:00 PM - 1:00 PM

Directions to this location: Downtown & Business

Summary: Conversation Salon is a forum for active participation in the discussion of the meaningful and interesting events of our time and an opportunity to connect and contribute to your community.

Summer Storytime!

Tuesday, August 5, 2014 | Other Dates  
10:00 AM - 11:00 AM

Directions to this location: Downtown & Business

Summary: Come one, come all, to summer storytime! Kids of all ages welcome to hear a story, sing some songs, then do a craft.

Reading Room @ Market Square

Tuesday, August 5, 2014 | Other Dates  
11:00 AM - 2:00 PM

Directions to this location: Market Square, Downtown Pittsburgh


Marilyn Monroe: The Final Days

Tuesday, August 5, 2014  
12:15 PM
Directions to this location: Downtown & Business


Lunch & Learn: Combating the High Costs of Low Morale

Thursday, August 7, 2014  
12:15 PM - 1:15 PM

Directions to this location: Downtown & Business

Summary: Employee morale describes the overall outlook, attitude, satisfaction and confidence that employees feel at work.

Scribes

Friday, August 8, 2014 | Other Dates  
10:00 AM - 11:00 AM

Directions to this location: Downtown & Business

Summary: Are you writing your life story? Are you 50 or older? Join the Scribes and find like-minded people who work together to develop their creative writing skills. No worries about getting critiqued, it doesn’t happen here, just positive reinforcement in a supportive environment.

Celebrate: Kid's End of Summer Reading Party!

Saturday, August 9, 2014  
10:15 AM - 11:15 AM

Directions to this location: Downtown & Business

Summary: Summer Reading is over, so let’s have an ice cream party! Kids, bring your adults to make ice cream in baggies, win prizes and announce the Summer Reading Grand Prize Winners.

Buying and Selling Online: Craigslist Basics

Saturday, August 9, 2014  
2:30 PM - 4:00 PM

Directions to this location: Downtown & Business

Summary: Do you have a garage full of knick knacks, furniture or electronic equipment and you’re looking to make a quick buck? Looking for a used car or a dress for prom?

Summer Storytime!

Tuesday, August 12, 2014 | Other Dates  
10:00 AM - 11:00 AM

Directions to this location: Downtown & Business

Summary: Come one, come all, to summer storytime! Kids of all ages welcome to hear a story, sing some songs, then do a craft.

Reading Room @ Market Square

Tuesday, August 12, 2014 | Other Dates  
11:00 AM - 2:00 PM

Directions to this location: Market Square, Downtown Pittsburgh


The Reel Story

Tuesday, August 12, 2014  
12:15 PM
Directions to this location: Downtown & Business


Lunch and Learn: How to Start a Food Truck Business

Thursday, August 14, 2014  
12:15 PM
Directions to this location: Downtown & Business

Summary: Do you have a great recipe that everyone raves about? Ever thought about taking that recipe on the road and starting your own food truck business?

Toastmasters

Friday, August 15, 2014 | Other Dates  
7:15 AM - 8:30 AM

Directions to this location: Downtown & Business


Saturday Silver Screen Film Club

Saturday, August 16, 2014  
2:30 PM
Directions to this location: Downtown & Business

Summary: DVD 102 minutes The triumphant journey of the famed civil rights leader and labor organizer Cesar Chávez who embraced non-violence as he battled greed and prejudice.

Summer Storytime!

Tuesday, August 19, 2014 | Other Dates  
10:00 AM - 11:00 AM

Directions to this location: Downtown & Business

Summary: Come one, come all, to summer storytime! Kids of all ages welcome to hear a story, sing some songs, then do a craft.

Reading Room @ Market Square

Tuesday, August 19, 2014 | Other Dates  
11:00 AM - 2:00 PM

Directions to this location: Market Square, Downtown Pittsburgh


The Reel Story

Tuesday, August 19, 2014  
12:15 PM
Directions to this location: Downtown & Business


Smithfield Critics Book Discussion Group

Wednesday, August 20, 2014  
12:00 PM - 1:00 PM

Directions to this location: Downtown & Business


Lunch and Learn: Documenting Pittsburgh's Past

Thursday, August 21, 2014  
12:15 PM - 1:15 PM

Directions to this location: Downtown & Business

Summary: Historic Pittsburgh is a collection of local resources including maps, census records, historical text, videos, images and more that support scholarly and individual research on the history of Western Pennsylvania.

Scribes

Friday, August 22, 2014 | Other Dates  
10:00 AM - 11:00 AM

Directions to this location: Downtown & Business

Summary: Are you writing your life story? Are you 50 or older? Join the Scribes and find like-minded people who work together to develop their creative writing skills. No worries about getting critiqued, it doesn’t happen here, just positive reinforcement in a supportive environment.

Explore with HackPittsburgh

Saturday, August 23, 2014  
2:30 PM
Directions to this location: Downtown & Business

Summary: HackPittsburgh is a nonprofit, community-based workshop that encourages members to have fun with technology!

Reading Room @ Market Square

Tuesday, August 26, 2014 | Other Dates  
11:00 AM - 2:00 PM

Directions to this location: Market Square, Downtown Pittsburgh


The Reel Story

Tuesday, August 26, 2014  
12:15 PM
Directions to this location: Downtown & Business


Reading Social Book Group: The Burgess Boys

Wednesday, August 27, 2014 | Other Dates  
12:00 PM - 1:00 PM

Directions to this location: Downtown & Business

Summary: Mingle with good books and neighbors each month. Expand yourself with thought provoking discussions of books from different genres. This month's selection is The Burgess Boys, by Elizabeth Strout.

Legal Resources in Pittsburgh: The Pro Bono Center

Thursday, August 28, 2014  
12:15 PM - 1:15 PM

Directions to this location: Downtown & Business

Summary: The Pro Bono Center is a program of the Allegheny County Bar Foundation that provides free civil legal services to low-income clients in Allegheny County with the assistance of well-trained volunteer attorneys.

Cooking @ the Library: Indian Cuisine with a Vegan Twist

Saturday, August 30, 2014  
2:30 PM
Directions to this location: Downtown & Business

Summary: Cooking vegan at home can be simple, affordable, well balanced, and healthy for your body and the environment.

Karen Russell's “Haunting Olivia” - Light Literary Lunch Club: A Short Story Book Discussion Group

Wednesday, September 3, 2014 | Other Dates  
12:05 PM - 12:50 PM

Directions to this location: Downtown & Business

Summary: Love literature, but don’t have much time? Bring a lunch and join us at noon on the first Wednesday of each month to discuss a short story.

Toastmasters

Friday, September 5, 2014 | Other Dates  
7:15 AM - 8:30 AM

Directions to this location: Downtown & Business


Second Wednesday Meditation Group

Wednesday, September 10, 2014 | Other Dates  
12:00 PM - 12:50 PM

Directions to this location: Downtown & Business

Summary: Whether you’re a seasoned meditator or just a beginner, join us for a meditation practice session on the second Wednesday of the month.

Scribes

Friday, September 12, 2014 | Other Dates  
10:00 AM - 11:00 AM

Directions to this location: Downtown & Business

Summary: Are you writing your life story? Are you 50 or older? Join the Scribes and find like-minded people who work together to develop their creative writing skills. No worries about getting critiqued, it doesn’t happen here, just positive reinforcement in a supportive environment.

Toastmasters

Friday, September 19, 2014 | Other Dates  
7:15 AM - 8:30 AM

Directions to this location: Downtown & Business


Reading Social Book Group: The Return

Wednesday, September 24, 2014 | Other Dates  
12:00 PM - 1:00 PM

Directions to this location: Downtown & Business

Summary: Mingle with good books and neighbors each month. Expand yourself with thought provoking discussions of books from different genres. This month's selection is The Burgess Boys, by Elizabeth Strout.

Scribes

Friday, September 26, 2014 | Other Dates  
10:00 AM - 11:00 AM

Directions to this location: Downtown & Business

Summary: Are you writing your life story? Are you 50 or older? Join the Scribes and find like-minded people who work together to develop their creative writing skills. No worries about getting critiqued, it doesn’t happen here, just positive reinforcement in a supportive environment.