Our Recommendations for Great Reading...

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

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  • Children

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

Commonwealth

By Ann Patchett

A five-decade saga tracing the impact of an act of infidelity on the parents and children of two Southern California families traces their shared summers in Virginia and the disillusionment that shapes their lasting bond. 500,000 first printing.

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The Seventh Most Important Thing

By Shelley Pearsall

In 1963, 13-year-old Arthur is sentenced to community service helping the neighborhood Junk Man after he throws a brick at the old man's head in a moment of rage, but the junk he collects might be more important than he suspects. Inspired by the work of American folk artist James Hampton. Simultaneous eBook.

 

 

Novelist

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Harry Potter and the Cursed Child

By Jack Thorne and J.K. Rowling

As an overworked employee of the Ministry of Magic, a husband, and a father, Harry Potter struggles with a past that refuses to stay where it belongs while his youngest son, Albus, finds the weight of the family legacy difficult to bear.

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Downloadable Audio, Video and Books

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Events & Classes

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

Mon, Dec 12, 2016
Strengthen and Tone Class at 9:00 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, Dec 12, 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, Dec 12, 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: Program 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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