Gear up for some great reading during these grey & gloomy winter days! The Friends of the Sewickley Public Library’s Winter Book Sale has you covered with fiction and non-fiction books, children’s books, movies and more! The sale will be held… Continue Reading Stock Up at the Winter Book Sale
The Sewickley Public welcomes back Edward F. Schroth for his ED Talks lecture series that kicks-off this January. The series, which is in its fourth year at the library, highlights topics related to the environment, biology and health. The series,… Continue Reading ED Talk Series Begins Next Week
Parents interested in learning more about pre-schools, childcare centers, and kindergartens in the Quaker Valley area are invited to attend our annual Open House on Wednesday, January 22 at 7:00PM. Representatives from many facilities will be available to answer questions about their… Continue Reading Pre-School & Kindergarten Open House
The 2020 Census is fast approaching and the U.S. Census Bureau is recruiting to fill hundreds of thousands of temporary positions across the country to assist with the 2020 Census count. Census results are used to determine your representation in… Continue Reading Pop-Up Census Recruitment Sessions @ SPL
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!