You may have seen some new symbols throughout the Sewickley Public Library lately – on flyers, on program information and on our website. That’s because SPL supports the Pennsylvania Library Association’s 21st Century Literacies Initiative, PA Forward. Libraries have moved far… Continue Reading PA Forward at SPL
Tickets for this year’s 19th Annual Savoring Sewickley event are on sale now SOLD OUT! This annual fundraising event features small plates served up by some of the area’s most creative restaurants. The event is hosted by the Friends of… Continue Reading UPDATE: Savoring Sewickley Tickets Sold Out!
The Love Your Library Campaign, Mr. Suckling, and You All gifts made to Sewickley Public Library through September 30, up to a maximum of $500 per donor, will go even further thanks to matching funds provided by the Jack Buncher Foundation. While it was announced… Continue Reading Ways to Love YOUR Library this Month
The Fall Book Sale is almost here! Load up on some cozy reads or find a new favorite fiction! Friday, 9/7 (9:00 AM – 5:30 PM), Saturday, 9/8 (9:00 AM – 4:30 PM), Sunday, 9/9 (1:00 PM -3:30 PM). Sunday is $5 bag… Continue Reading FOSPL Fall Book Sale!
We know that you may have full library access already, but this school year make sure your children have their most important school supply – their library card! With a library card, your children can use all resources at the… Continue Reading Get Ready for Back to School with Tutor.com
Join us Saturday, September 1st on what would have been Mr. Raymond Suckling’s 97th birthday to celebrate his generosity in providing funding in perpetuity to Sewickley Public Library. Raymond Suckling, who passed away on September 29, 2014 at age 93,… Continue Reading Mr. Suckling’s Birthday Bash – September 1st Celebration!
This summer, we asked the Sewickley Public Library community to vote for their favorite title from the list of books compiled by PBS for The Great American Read project. We wanted to know which of “America’s Favorite 100 Books” was… Continue Reading SPL’s Most-Loved Book Is…
It’s Christmas in July all over Sewickley this week! Which means, the Friends of the Sewickley Public Library have unveiled their Christmas in July quasi-holiday sale table! All this week, check out the deals on holiday themed books and gifts… Continue Reading FOSPL Christmas in July Sale!
If you haven’t checked out the blog from our Adult Department in a while, or (gasp!) if you didn’t know it even existed, now is the perfect time to peruse it. (OK, not right now, finish reading this update first.) SPL Librarians… Continue Reading Now Is the Time To Read the Adult Blog
The Butterfly Project is a San Diego-based initiative that has set out to paint one ceramic butterfly for each of the 1.5 million children killed in the Holocaust. This year, the Holocaust Center of Pittsburgh has partnered with the Allegheny… Continue Reading The Butterfly Project Comes to SPL in July