In September 2016 The Jack Buncher Foundation offered to public libraries throughout Allegheny County a fundraising challenge offering up $125,000 of matching money to be shared by all libraries. It was a first of a kind challenge for the county’s… Continue Reading Love Your Library Month Results
In September 2016 Part-time Children’s Librarian Jen Farmerie took over the role of Head Librarian from Rita Crawford. Mrs. Farmerie began her career at the library in 2005 as a part-time Children’s Librarian. Recently she had been overseeing an outreach program… Continue Reading Meet our New Head Children’s Librarian, Jen Farmerie
Rita Crawford, Sewickley Public Library’s Head of Children’s Services, announced her retirement early this summer to be effective this fall. She has been on staff since April 1, 1985. It’s hard to imagine what the library, especially the Children’s Department,… Continue Reading Mrs. Crawford Announces Her Retirement!
Come to the library bearing gifts of PIE! March 14th is Pi Day (3.14) and in celebration of this mathematical day, we will be holding a Pie Baking Contest. This is our 6th Annual contest! Bring in a pie that… Continue Reading FIFTEEN DAYS OF PIE and the Pi Day Pie Baking Contest!
Saturday, March 14 @ 6:30PM March 14th is Pi Day (3.14) and in celebration of this mathematical day, we will be holding a Pie Baking Contest as an AFTER HOURS EVENT. Bring in a pie that you’ve made and we’ll… Continue Reading FIFTH ANNUAL PI DAY PIE BAKING CONTEST
Life Through My Eyes: Visual Storytelling through Photography Tuesdays, March 17th – May 12th | 10 AM-12 PM Join Local Teaching Artist Alisha B. Wormsley for a 9 week class on Visual Storytelling. In this course we will go beyond… Continue Reading New Photography Class Starting this March
Do you love to bake but hate making a batch for just yourself? Bring two dozen homemade cookies and the recipe and we’ll have a cookie swap! Christmas Music, holiday punch, and friendly company will be on hand. Please Register… Continue Reading Cookie Swap on Monday, December 8 at 6PM
Great Stories Start Here and Our New Logo by Board Member Larry Castner Making information available and accessible is one of the central roles of a great library. There is no doubt that Sewickley Public Library is a great library. … Continue Reading Great Stories Start Here and Our New Logo by Board Member Larry Castner
Sunday, November 23, 2014 @ 5:00 PM Join us for a celebration of our newly digitized Sewickley Herald. The Herald has been in publication since 1903 and 111 years later, the Sewickley Public Library is now the proud online host… Continue Reading Sewickley Herald Digitization Debut
Sunday, November 2 @ 1:30PM Are you panicked by pie pastry? We’ve cooked up a class for those of you who have always avoided volunteering to make the pies at Thanksgiving. Jeff Lemley will lead this class that will build… Continue Reading Pie Pastry 101 with Jeff Lemley