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CURIOUS CLUB
Kids can't take their eyes off the video about Curious George and how he met the challens of sorting a bunch of puppies. The Curious Club program at the Plum Borough Community Library presents challenges such as working with patterns and sorting into groups for preschoolers.
Photo credit: Lillian Dedomenic/for Trib Total Media

screenings

April 13th, 6pm
Plum Borough Community Library
Come and join the Odd Squad during National Library week!
Become an Odd Squad agent, earn your agent badge and 
catch a problem solving episode of the brand new hit PBS show the Odd Squad.

April 17th at 1:00pm
Bethel Park Public Library
Dinosaur Train – Explore the Outdoors Week
Dinosaur Train and Wild Kratts will celebrate Earth Day with an eco­-themed
week of all new episodes.  Join us for a premiere episode 
of Dinosaur Train, fun activities and treats.

May 3rd at 2:00pm
Bethel Park Public Library
World Premiere of Thomas and Friends: Tale of the Brave 
Be the first to see this brand new episode of Thomas and Friends.
Join us for fun activities and get your picture with the neighborhood trolley. 

May 9th 10:30 am
Scott Township Public Library
World Premiere of Thomas and Friends: Tale of the Brave
Be the first to see this brand new episode of Thomas and Friends. Join us for fun activities and get your picture with the neighborhood trolley. 

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events

February 22 from 2­-3 pm
Northland Library:
call 412­.366.­8100, extension 123

Celebrate Dr. Seuss’s Birthday with PBS/WQED
Children age’s four to eight are invited to come to Northland and join our friends
from PBS/WQED to celebrate Dr. Seuss’s Birthday a week early! 
Registration required.

March 7th  1­2 pm
Peters Township Library
Writer’s Contest Kick­Off Party
Join us for Writers Contest Kick­Off  party where we will prepare stories for WQED’s 2015 Writers Contest!
More information regarding contest details can be found at www.pbskids.org.   Write on!  For grades K-­3

 

March 22, 2015 2­-3 pm
Northland Library:
call 412.­366.­8100, extension 123

Peg and Cat Mathapalooza
Registration begins two weeks prior to program start. Children three and up
are required to have  their own library card to attend programs. 
Watch an episode of Peg + Cat then participate 
in math games and activities.

April 13th, 6pm
Plum Borough Community Library
Dr. Seuss Celebration – “Happy Birthday Dr. Seuss!”
Join us for a birthday celebration filled with the Cat in the Hat, tricks, and fun!

April 19th 1 pm
Scott Township Public Library
Hear Your Voice!
If you are ages 5­-12 and you’ve read a book you just can’t put down,
come and tell us about it.  CLP and Scott Library will team up 
to record children’s’ book reviews that can be heard on iQ Kids Radio.

April 19th 2­-3 pm
Northland Library:
call 412­.366.­8100, extension 123
Money Week
Children in grades K­-2 are welcome to watch an episode
of Cyberchase and play money  games!

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reading programs

Monday, March 2nd, 9th, and 16th at 4:30 pm
Plum Borough Community Library
Do you enjoy writing? Do you have a story to tell? 
Join us for this three week workshop where  we will prepare stories for WQED’s Writers Contest!

Wednesday in March 4th, 11th, 18th, 25th 12:00pm­-1:00pm
Peters Township Library
Wild Kratt Wednesdays.
Join your friends at the Peters Township Public Library
for a brown bag lunch and Wild Kratts break.

 

Mondays March 9th, 16th, and 23rd and April 6th, 13th, and 20th@ 1:00pm
Plum Borough Community Library
The Wild Bunch
a program featuring the Wild Kratts ­ - 6 sessions   
Join us for a fun filled adventure with the Kratt  Brothers

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featured specials


  • WQED is pleased to partner with Highmark to bring you these special reports on "Men & Cancer" and "Women & Cancer." Every year cancer claims the lives of nearly 300,000 men in America. According to the American Cancer Society, getting the facts about cancer is an important step in taking care of your overall health.

featured specials


  • WQED is pleased to partner with Highmark to bring you these special reports on "Men & Cancer" and "Women & Cancer." Every year cancer claims the lives of nearly 300,000 men in America. According to the American Cancer Society, getting the facts about cancer is an important step in taking care of your overall health.

featured specials


  • WQED is pleased to partner with Highmark to bring you these special reports on "Men & Cancer" and "Women & Cancer." Every year cancer claims the lives of nearly 300,000 men in America. According to the American Cancer Society, getting the facts about cancer is an important step in taking care of your overall health.

featured specials


  • WQED is pleased to partner with Highmark to bring you these special reports on "Men & Cancer" and "Women & Cancer." Every year cancer claims the lives of nearly 300,000 men in America. According to the American Cancer Society, getting the facts about cancer is an important step in taking care of your overall health.