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It’s a heartbreaking statistic. The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention report that in 2017, more than 47, 000 people died from suicide, resulting in about one death every 11 minutes. Suicide is the 2nd leading cause of death for ages 15-34. To educate the community about suicide prevention, the Peters Township Public Library will…

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This week Feb. 3 to 8

PROGRAMS FOR ADULTSGERMAN MEETUPMonday, Feb. 3 from 6:30 to 8:00 pmREAD MORE INTRO TO WORD (LAB)Tuesday, Feb. 4 from 10:00 to 11:00 amREAD MORE COUPON CLUBTuesday, Feb. 4 from 6:00 to 8:00 pmREAD MORE DEVICES & APPS 101Wednesday, Feb. 5 from 9:00 to 10:30 amREAD MORE 3Rs BOOK CLUBWednesday, Feb. 5 from 7:00 to 8:00…

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This week Jan. 27 to Feb. 1

PROGRAMS FOR ADULTSKNIT AND CROCHET CLUBMonday, Jan. 27 from 1:00 to 2:30 pmREAD MORE MYSTERY BOOK CLUBTuesday, Jan. 28 from 1:30 to 3:30 pmREAD MORE DEVICES & APPS 101Wednesday, Jan. 29 from 9:00 to 10:30 amREAD MORE WORLD WAR II DISCUSSION GROUPWednesday, Jan. 29 from 11:30 to 1:00 pmREAD MORE PROGRAMS FOR CHILDRENFAMILY LEGO NIGHTMonday,…

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Army War College Officers will discuss Tackling Global Threats

The Peters Township Public Library will welcome senior military officers from the United States Army War College for a panel discussion on Tackling Global Threats: Challenges Facing National Security on Thursday, February 6 at 7:00 p.m. This program is hosted in partnership with the World Affairs Council of Pittsburgh and offers the community the opportunity…

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Sports writer Jim O’Brien at USC Library

The Peters Township Public Library is partnering with the Upper St. Clair Township Library to offer a Book Talk with Pittsburgh sports writer Jim O’Brien on Thursday, Jan. 30 at 7:00 p.m. at Upper St. Clair Township Library. O’Brien will share stories from his new book Franco, Rocky & Friends: It Pays to Be A Good Guy, about…

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This week Jan. 13 to 18

PROGRAMS FOR ADULTSKNIT AND CROCHET CLUBMonday, Jan. 13 from 1:00 to 2:30 pmREAD MORE INTRO TO WORDMonday, Jan. 13 from 2:00 to 3:00 pmREAD MORE ROOTS GENEALOGY CLUBTuesday, Jan. 14 from 1:00 to 3:00 pmREAD MORE DEVICES & APPS 101Wednesday, Jan. 15 from 9:00 to 10:30 amREAD MORE AFTERNOON BOOK CLUB FOR ADULTSWednesday, Jan. 15…

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This week Jan. 2 to 4

PROGRAMS FOR ADULTS WINTER BLOOD DRIVEThursday, Jan. 2 from 9:00 am to 2:30 pmREAD MORE DEVICES & APPS 101Thursday, Jan. 2 from 7:00 to 8:00 pm READ MORE PROGRAMS FOR TEENSGAMERS UNITEFriday, Jan. 3 from 3:30 to 4:45 pm READ MORE TEEN ADVISORY BOARDSaturday, Jan. 4 from 11:00 am to 12:00 pm READ MORE WHAT…

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Winter 2020 Blood Drive

Winter Blood Drive

There is no substitute for your generosity to support life through blood donation. Donating blood saves lives. The library is hosting a Vitalant (formerly Central Blood Bank) winter blood drive on Thursday, Jan. 2 from 9:00 to 2:30 p.m. to help the community blood supply. January is a critical time of need for blood products….

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This Week Dec. 16 to 21

PROGRAMS FOR ADULTS KNIT AND CROCHET CLUBMonday, Dec. 16 from 1:00 to 2:30 pmREAD MORE INTRO TO EXCEL (LAB)Monday, Dec. 16 from 2:00 to 3:00 pmREAD MORE CLIMBING YOUR FAMILY TREETuesday, Dec. 17 from 10:00 to 11:00 amREAD MORE COUPON CLUBTuesday, Dec. 17 from 6:00 to 8:00 pmREAD MORE STAMP CLUBTuesday, Dec. 17 from 6:30…

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Conquer the Clutter!

Are you one of the 52% of people who feel they live in a cluttered home? A study by Wakefield Research found that 91 percent of Americans have trouble getting rid of gifts, family heirlooms, or clothes they don’t wear often because it makes them feel guilty. If you plan to make 2020 your year…

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Free Gift Wrapping Service

Get your holiday gifts wrapped for FREE by our Teen Volunteers! We will have all the wrapping materials – just bring your gifts each in a box with tags. Limit 3 gifts per person. Dates for the gift wrapping service are: Monday, December 16 from 4:00 to 5:00 p.m. Tuesday, December 17 from 2:00 to…

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Library Closings and Delays

Winter has arrived! We want to remind our community that, if necessary, library closings and delays will be communicated in a variety of ways. ~ Watch the listings on local television stations like KDKA, WTAE or WPXI ~ Visit the Peters Township Library website at ptlibrary.org ~ Check the Peters Township Library Facebook page ~ Open…

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