The future of the ebook market for libraries is changing and that can mean big impacts for our patrons. There have been some major changes in the ebook market for libraries recently. Earlier this year, some of the largest publishers… Continue Reading Changes to eBooks to Impact Library Users
Tickets for the 20th Emerald Celebration of Savoring Sewickley are on sale now! This annual event features small plates served up by some of the area’s most creative and delicious restaurants. The event is one of the largest fundraisers hosted by… Continue Reading Savoring Sewickley 20 – Tickets on Sale Now!
A library card opens a world of infinite possibilities through resources and services that give students the tools to succeed in school and beyond. From STEAM (science, technology, engineering, arts and mathematics) programs, family storytimes, to makerspaces and in-person or… Continue Reading Your Library Card Is the Key
The Sewickley Public Library knows how hard it can be for community members to navigate the information they find online. In today’s world of increasingly partisan and vitriolic politics, the words “fake news” get thrown around a lot. But what… Continue Reading Upcoming: Fake News & Information Literacy Workshop
Before the bells ring out for another school year of mandatory reading, enjoy one last fling with a really good, enjoyable read. Wilder Girls by Rory Power Friends Hetty, Byatt, and Reece go to extremes trying to uncover the dark truth… Continue Reading Last-Chance Summer Reading for Teens
The Sewickley Public Library is excited to introduce new Playaway Launchpads for kids! These pre-loaded, kid-friendly tablets offer age-appropriate activities and videos. The Launchpad tablets are available in different age/grade levels – from pre-kindergarten to fifth grade – to engage… Continue Reading Ready to Launch!
Craft-lovers will delight in the Sewickley Public Library’s latest offering: a private, guided tour of the Fiberart International 2019 exhibit at Contemporary Craft in the Strip District. Contemporary Craft is a gallery space that offers cutting edge exhibitions focused on… Continue Reading Join the Library on a Craft Tour
The dates are set for the 2019 BookStop! QV students are invited to pick out a free book from the BookStop. This mobile book fair will take place Wednesday, June 19 and Wednesday, July 31. Stops include the Sewickley YMCA,… Continue Reading BookStop 2019 Dates Announced
As the warm weather draws nearer, so does the Friends of the Sewickley Public Library’s annual Spring Book Sale! Filled with fiction and non-fiction books, children’s books, dvds, CDs and more, the sale is sure to have something for everyone.… Continue Reading Spring Book Sale
The library is excited to offer our patrons expanded in-library access to the resources available on FamilySearch.org – a nonprofit family history organization dedicated to connecting families across generations. Library users gain access to the over 1 billion+ records on the… Continue Reading Free Expanded Access to Family Search