Our Recommendations for Great Reading...

  • Adults

    Titles include best sellers, audio reviews, award-winning, book clubs and staff picks.

  • Teens

    Teen scene titles to fulfill your interests and curiosities.

  • Children

    Picture books, chapter books, award-winning and staff picks for learning and delight.

The Mockingbird Next Door

By Marja Mills (Marja will speak at the the library on Sept. 30 at 7 pm)

The Mockingbird Next Door is the story of Marja Mills's friendship with the Lee sisters. It is a testament to the great intelligence, sharp wit, and tremendous storytelling power of these two women, especially that of Nelle. Mills was given a rare opportunity to know Nelle Harper Lee, to be part of the Lees' life in Alabama, and to hear them reflect on their upbringing, their corner of the Deep South, how To Kill a Mockingbird affected their lives, and why Nelle Harper Lee chose to never write another novel.

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Goldfish

By Nat Luurtsema

A young swimmer is marginalized and bereft after her Olympics ambitions are dashed, compelling her to work as a coach for three popular boys with whom she forges a unique bond that is shaped by their different social statuses at school. A first novel. Simultaneous eBook.

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Pax

By Sara Pennypacker

When his father enlists in the military and makes him return his beloved pet fox to the wild, Peter, who has been sent to live with his grandfather hundreds of miles away, embarks on a journey filled with astonishing discoveries in order to be reunited with his fox. By the award-winning author of the Clementine series.

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Downloadable Audio, Video and Books

We have several resources for you to borrow downloadable audio, video and books for you to enjoy on your digital devices.

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Events & Classes

Check out our classes, discussion groups, craft groups, and storytimes for everyone.

Mon, Sep 26, 2016
Baby & Me at 10:30 AM

Help your baby develop an early love for reading with this story time filled with songs, finger plays and stories. For infants through 24-month-olds. Pre-registration is required.



Location: Lauri Ann West Children's Room

Mon, Sep 26, 2016
Strengthen and Tone Class at 10:30 AM

This one-hour class will improve your fitness with a mix of stretching and toning. Drop in on Mondays, Wednesdays and/or Fridays. The first class is free. The cost for ongoing classes is $10 per class. Bring your own mat and light weights.. The instructor is Elena Borisova, who has experience as a fitness instructor and personal trainer at a number of fitness centers in the area.



Location: Program Room

Mon, Sep 26, 2016
Watercolor Painting Night at 6:30 PM

Watercolor artist Melissa Tai will lead a new watercolor project each week. Participants will leave with a completed painting. The cost is $25 and includes materials. No art experience is needed. For ages 10 and up. Bring your own snacks and beverages. Photos of each week's project are available, please contact the reference department.



Location: Reading Room

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Our mission is to cultivate a community of lifelong learners.

Serving Aspinwall, Blawnox, Fox Chapel, Indiana, O'Hara, Sharpsburg and all Allegheny County residents.

Sharpsburg Community Library
Mon
10AM - 6PM
Tue
10AM - 2PM
Wed
2PM - 8PM
Thur
2PM - 8PM
Sat
10AM - 4PM

ph: 412.781.0783

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Cooper-Siegel Community Library
Mon
10AM - 8PM
Tue
10AM - 5PM
Wed
10AM - 8PM
Thu
10AM - 8PM
Fri
10AM - 5PM
Sat
10AM - 5PM
Sun
1PM - 5PM

Please note: There are no Sunday hours in the summer.

ph: 412.828.9520

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