PLEASANT HILLS LIBRARY CHILDREN'S AREA

Do you have questions? Please call Miss Dani at 412-655-2424 or send an email to danylod@einetwork.net.
We look forward to hearing from you!

Monday, February 24, 2014

"It is fun to have fun, but you have to know how!"

It's easy to have fun at the library!
Join us for one (or more) of our programs to find out more!
 

Lego Extravaganza Club - Wednesdays, February 26 & March 26 from 4:00 - 5:00 - Calling all Lego fans! Join our new Lego club! We'll meet the last Wednesday of every month and explore different building categories. We'll have Legos you can use, but feel free to bring your own too! For children ages 3 and up. Please register!

McClellan Library Early Literacy Night - Wednesday, Febrary 26 from 6:00 - 7:00 pm - Parents of young children in West Jefferson Hills are invited to join reading and language specialists for a special night of learning at McClellan Elementary. Learn strategies for reading to children from birth to age five and how reading affects early language development. Discover which programs at the Pleasant Hills Public Library are available for young children and hear suggestions for great books for babies, toddlers, and preschoolers.  Free child care will be provided by the TJHS Interact Club. All are welcome to attend; interested parents need not have a student currently registered at McClellan to attend. *This program will take place at McClellan Elementary, located at 360 School Lane, Pleasant Hills.* Please register!
 
Happy Birthday Dr. Seuss! - Saturday, March 1 from 12:00 - 3:00 pm - We’re celebrating Read Across America with a special birthday party for Dr. Seuss! Enjoy games, crafts, snacks, and other fun activities from 12:00 — 2:15, with stories read by special guest readers from 2:15 — 3:00. Fun for the whole family!!!
 
NEW Evening Baby Book Nook - Tuesday, March 4 from 7:00 - 7:30 pm - Nursery and action rhymes, songs, books, and so much more! For children birth to 2 years old, with a caregiver.
 
Music Together FREE Family Music Class - Saturday, March 8 from 11:30 - 12:00 pm - SingSteps and the Pleasant Hills Public Library are celebrating "Sing With Your Child Month" with this free family music class. We will be singing and dancing along to songs from the Music Together collection. Space is limited so don’t delay! For children ages birth to 5, with a caregiver. Please register with SingSteps directly by calling 412-943-7668, e-mailing info@singsteps.com or visiting www.SingSteps.com
 
 
 
 
 
 
To register for any program, please visit the library, call 412-655-2424, or email Miss Dani at danylod@einetwork.net
 
 

Tuesday, February 4, 2014

February Fun is Underway!

February snuck up on us here at the library, much like the groundhog and his shadow! We're excited to offer a slew of fun programs to chase those winter blues away!
 
 
Weekly storytimes continue throughout February!
Preschool Storytime - Tuesdays @ 10:30 am & 1:30 pm
Baby Book Nook - Wednesdays @ 10:30 am
TOT Time - Thursdays @ 10:30 am

Valentine's Candy Making - Wednesday, February 12th from 4:00 - 5:00 pm - Almost everyone loves candy! Do you? Learn how to make a variety of simple candies that you can give to your Valentine or keep for yourself! A $2 donation per child is requested. For children in Kindergarten - 5th Grade. Please register!

Teen Advisory Group (TAG) - Monday, February 24th from 6:30 - 7:30 pm - Are you in need of volunteer hours? Interested in helping design library programs? Want your voice heard? If you answered yes to any of those questions, or perhaps you said no but are looking for something fun to do anyway, be sure to join TAG and be a part of something special! Each participant will receive one hour of community service and have the opportunity to earn more! We will be meeting in the TEEN AREA this month! For students in grades 6 - 12. No registration necessary.

Lego Extravaganza Club - Wednesday, February 26th from 4:00 - 5:00 pm - Calling all Lego fans! Join our new Lego club! We'll meet the last Wednesday of every month and explore different building categories. We'll have Legos you can use, but feel free to bring your own too! For children ages 3 and up. Please register!

McClellan Library Early Literacy Night - Wednesday, February 26th from 6:00 - 7:00 pm - Parents of young children in the West Jefferson Hills are invited to join reading and language specialists for a special night of learning at McClellan Elementary. Learn strategies for reading to children from birth to age five and how reading affects language development. Discover which programs at the Pleasant Hills Public Library are available for young children and hear suggestions for great books for babies, toddlers, and preschoolers. Free child care will be provided by the TJHS Interact Club. All are welcome; interested parents need not have a student currently enrolled  at McClellan to attend. Please register!

Coming in March!

Happy Birthday Dr. Seuss! - Saturday, March 1 from 12:00 - 3:00 pm - We're celebrating Read Across America with a special birthday party for Dr. Seuss! Enjoy games, crafts, snacks, and other fun activities from 12:00 - 2:15, with stories read by special guest readers from 2:15 - 3:00. Fun for the whole family! Please register!

To register for any event, please visit the library, call 412-655-2424, or email Miss Dani at danylod@einetwork.net