National Night Out Raffle Winners

Congratulations to the winners of the Chamber Basket Raffle at National Night Out. Toy Basket was won by Cathie Hepner, Certificate Basket was won by Janice Giedl and the Bicycle was won by Joanne Wanat congratulations and thanks for supporting the North Suburban Chamber of Commerce

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National Night Out

national night out

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Upcoming Events at the Avalon Public Library

Monday August 3 @ 10:30am – preschool story time

Tuesday August 4 @ 6:30pm –  Family story time

Wednesday August 5 @ 10:00am – Wednesday Walk – walkers meet at the YMCA community Center

Wednesday August 5 @ 10:30am – Babies and Books – for 0-2 year olds and their caregiver

Wednesday August 5 @ 2:00pm – Senior Chair Yoga  – for people over 60 or with a disability

Wednesday August 5 @ 4:30pm – Super Science: Spider-Man and Chemical Reactions, Learn about the science behind some of the superheroes, Grades 2 and up

Thursday August 6 @ 4:30pm – 5:30pm – Drawing Club, ages 10 – 110, younger with participating adult

Friday August 7 @ 10:30am -  Babies and Books for ages 0 – 24 months and their caregiver

Friday August 7 @ 3:00pm – 4:00pm Teen Time: DC vs. Marvel Trivia

Saturday August 8 Summer reading logs due, closing time is 4:00pm

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Thank You!!

NSCoC would like to thank everyone who helped to make our Sidewalk Sale and Art & Wine Crawl a success this year.

 

Our Sponsors

Fodi’s Jewelers         North Boroughs YMCA

Fred Dietz Floral      The Center of Bellevue

WesBanco Bank

 

Sidewalk Sale Table Participants

American Legion North Boros        Dr. Jonathan Kohler

Classic Chevrolet                                   Lutheran Service Soc.

Erin’s Hallmark                                     Dr. Lisa Nath

Fodi’s Jewelers                                      New Horizons

Fred Dietz Floral                                   North Hills Community Outreach

Happy Baby Company                         The Shepherd Door

  

The Food Trucks

Franktuary                                          Pgh Halal Food

Pgh Crepes                                          Reids Fresh Express

Kona Ice                                              The Shiver Shack

 

Art Crawl Venues

John A. Hermann Museum             Fodi’s Jewelers

Cake It Easy                                           Optometric Care

The Muddy Cup                                    The Man Cave

PJR Photography                                The Pitt Stop

Lincoln Barber Shop                         Happy Baby Company

Erin’s Hallmark                                  The Center of Bellevue

Grille 565 / 565 Live

We would also like to thank the volunteers from the YMCA and WesBanco for all their help, our DJ Mark Yester and all of the artist who displayed their work.

Thank you!

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NSCoC Welcomes Our Newest Member

Bellvue Chiropractic

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Don’t Miss The Art and Wine Crawl July 17th!!!!!!!!

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NSCoC “ART IN THE STREETS” SIDEWALK SALE DAYS

JULY 16-17-18

Thursday July 16th

9am –2pm

Sidewalk Sales

Basket Raffle tickets on sale

Art Show & Sale

DJ Mark Yester

11am-2pm

Food Trucks on Lincoln Ave.

Friday July 17th

9am –2pm

Sidewalk Sale

Basket Raffle tickets on sale

Art Show and Sale

DJ Mark Yester

6pm—9pm

Art and Wine Crawl (staring at Herman Museum)

Saturday July 18th

9am –2pm

Sidewalk Sale

Basket Raffle tickets on sale

Art Show and Sale

DJ Mark Yester

2:15 PM

Drawing for Price Baskets

 

 

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Library Events 6/22/15-7/31/15

 

Monday, June 22nd, 8:30 a.m. to 10:00 a.m.

Senior Morning Coffee–We open our doors for adults, 55 and up, to have full use of the Library.  Patrons can use the computers, check out items, read the newspaper, and enjoy a cup of coffee and a cookie.

Wednesday, June 24th, 8:30 a.m. to 10:00 a.m.

Senior Morning Coffee–We open our doors for adults, 55 and up, to have full use of the Library.  Patrons can use the computers, check out items, read the newspaper, and enjoy a cup of coffee and a cookie.

Wednesday, June 24th, 10:00 a.m.

Take a Wednesday Walk!  Adults, age 50 and over, are invited to join the staff of Bayne Memorial Library, Avalon Public Library, and the YMCA Community Center to take a walk around our neighborhood.  The walk begins at the YMCA Community Center at the corner of California and Home Avenues in Avalon.

Wednesday, June 24th, dusk

Summer Film— Join us at dusk when we watch THE BOXTROLLS in Bayne Memorial Park

Thursday, June 25th, 11:00 a.m.

Hero Dogs!  Join us when we welcome volunteers from Animal Friends and therapy dogs.

Friday, June 26th, 10:30 a.m.

Baby Lap Sit—geared to babies, birth to 18 months, this storytime is for the youngest of patrons.  We will sing, clap, bounce, and listen to stories to start kids on the right path to reading.

Friday, June 26th, 1:00 p.m.

Friday Classic Movie Matinee–Join us as we watch Howard Keel and Jane Powell as rapturous newlyweds who tame his six rowdy bachelor brothers in the wild Oregon backwoods in this Best Score Academy Award-winning song-and-dance-filled comedy. Popcorn will be provided!

Saturday, June 27th, 10:00 a.m.-11:00 a.m.

Bayne Park will be hosting Yoga in the Park with Riva Strauss of Rivive Movement. Any skill level is welcome to join us Saturdays at 10am as we practice our yoga in the sunshine. Don’t worry if it rains we’ll move inside the library. Classes will be by donation ($5-10).

Monday, June 29nd, 8:30 a.m. to 10:00 a.m.

Senior Morning Coffee–We open our doors for adults, 55 and up, to have full use of the Library.  Patrons can use the computers, check out items, read the newspaper, and enjoy a cup of coffee and a cookie.

Tuesday, June 30th, 2:00 p.m.-3:00 p.m.

Mad Science Pittsburgh– Bring out your inner scientist with Mad Science Pittsburgh.  They will be visiting the Gazebo in Bayne Park to help kids ages 5-12 explore Birds and Beasts

Wednesday, July 1st, 8:30 a.m. to 10:00 a.m.

Senior Morning Coffee–We open our doors for adults, 55 and up, to have full use of the Library.  Patrons can use the computers, check out items, read the newspaper, and enjoy a cup of coffee and a cookie.

Wednesday, July 1st, 10:00 a.m.-11:00 a.m.

Take a Wednesday Walk!  Adults, age 50 and over, are invited to join the staff of Bayne Memorial Library, Avalon Public Library, and the YMCA Community Center to take a walk around our neighborhood.  The walk begins at the YMCA Community Center at the corner of California and Home Avenues in Avalon.

Wednesday, July 1st, 7:00 p.m.-9:00 p.m.

Join us in Bayne Memorial Park for our Summer Concert Series.  Tonight we will be featuring RML Jazz!

Thursday, July 2nd, 11:00 a.m.

Storytime—stories and a craft for young children, accompanied by a parent or caregiver.

Friday, July 3rd, 10:30 a.m.

Baby Lap Sit—geared to babies, birth to 18 months, this storytime is for the youngest of patrons.  We will sing, clap, bounce, and listen to stories to start kids on the right path to reading.

Friday, July 3rd, 1:00 p.m.

Friday Classic Movie Matinee– All are invited to enjoy our first feature during Gregory Peck month.  Mr. Peck stars as a reporter and Audrey Hepburn as a royal princess out to see Rome on her own. Popcorn will be provided!

Saturday July 4th, 10:00 a.m.-2:00 p.m.

The Library will be closed in observance of the July 4th holiday.

Monday, July 6th, 8:30 a.m. to 10:00 a.m.

Senior Morning Coffee–We open our doors for adults, 55 and up, to have full use of the Library.  Patrons can use the computers, check out items, read the newspaper, and enjoy a cup of coffee and a cookie.

Tuesday, July 7th, 1:00 p.m.

Science with Jade—Learn more about science with this interactive presentation by Jade Leung.

Wednesday, July 8th, 8:30 a.m. to 10:00 a.m.

Senior Morning Coffee–We open our doors for adults, 55 and up, to have full use of the Library.  Patrons can use the computers, check out items, read the newspaper, and enjoy a cup of coffee and a cookie.

Wednesday, July 8th, 10:00 a.m.

Take a Wednesday Walk!  Adults, age 50 and over, are invited to join the staff of Bayne Memorial Library, Avalon Public Library, and the YMCA Community Center to take a walk around our neighborhood.  The walk begins at the YMCA Community Center at the corner of California and Home Avenues in Avalon.

Wednesday, July 8th, 8:00 p.m.-10:00 p.m.

Join us at dusk when we watch AMAZING SPIDER-MAN 2  in Bayne Memorial Park

Thursday, July 9th, 11:00 a.m.-12:00 p.m.

Storytime—stories and a craft for young children, accompanied by a parent or caregiver.

Friday, July 10th, 10:30 a.m.

Baby Lap Sit—geared to babies, birth to 18 months, this storytime is for the youngest of patrons.  We will sing, clap, bounce, and listen to stories to start kids on the right path to reading.

Friday, July 10th, 1:00 p.m.

Friday Classic Movie Matinee– Come join us as Gregory Peck stars in a 1962 film based on a Pulitzer Prize winning novel by Harper Lee.  Mr Peck plays the role of Atticus Finch. Popcorn will be provided!

Saturday, July 11th, 10:00 a.m.-11:00 a.m.

Bayne Park will be hosting Yoga in the Park with Riva Strauss of Rivive Movement. Any skill level is welcome to join us Saturdays at 10am as we practice our yoga in the sunshine. Don’t worry if it rains we’ll move inside the library. Classes will be by donation ($5-10).

Monday, July 13th, 8:30 a.m. to 10:00 a.m.

Senior Morning Coffee–We open our doors for adults, 55 and up, to have full use of the Library.  Patrons can use the computers, check out items, read the newspaper, and enjoy a cup of coffee and a cookie.

Monday, July 13th. 10:30 a.m. to 11:15 a.m.

Library Outreach at Lutheran Services Senior Center — A Bayne Library staff member will be visiting the Lutheran Services Senior Center on Lincoln Avenue with large print books for their members to check out and enjoy.

Monday, July 13th, 5:00 p.m. to 6:00 p.m.

Writer’s Group–Please join us on the second Monday of every month at 4:30pm for our Writers’ Group.  Bring a sample of your work to share and help critique the work of other group members.

Tuesday, July 14th, 10:30 a.m.

Book Discussion—Join us for our monthly book discussion.  This month we will be talking about MY BELOVED WORLD by Sonia Sotomayer.

Tuesday, July 14th, 2:00 p.m.-3:00 p.m.

Mad Science Pittsburgh– Bring out your inner scientist with Mad Science Pittsburgh.  They will be visiting the Gazebo in Bayne Park to present their program on Moving Motion for kids ages 5-12

Wednesday, July 15th, 8:30 a.m. to 10:00 a.m.

Senior Morning Coffee–We open our doors for adults, 55 and up, to have full use of the Library.  Patrons can use the computers, check out items, read the newspaper, and enjoy a cup of coffee and a cookie.

Wednesday, July 15th, 10:00 a.m.

Take a Wednesday Walk!  Adults, age 50 and over, are invited to join the staff of Bayne Memorial Library, Avalon Public Library, and the YMCA Community Center to take a walk around our neighborhood.  The walk begins at the YMCA Community Center at the corner of California and Home Avenues in Avalon.

Wednesday, July 15th, 7:00 p.m.

Summer Concert— Join us in Bayne Memorial Park for our Summer Concert Series.  Tonight we will be featuring the reggae stylings of the The Flow Band!

Thursday, July 16th–Saturday July 18th, Library Hours
Bayne Library will be holding its first annual Porch Book Sale!  Find books, DVDs, CDs, and children’s books in gently used condition.  After you are done be sure to visit Lincoln Avenue for the bargains at the Bellevue Sidewalk Sale!

Thursday, July 16th, 11:00 a.m.

Storytime—stories and a craft for young children, accompanied by a parent or caregiver.

Friday, July 17th, 10:30 a.m.

Baby Lap Sit—geared to babies, birth to 18 months, this storytime is for the youngest of patrons.  We will sing, clap, bounce, and listen to
stories to start kids on the right path to reading.

Friday, June 17th, 1:00 p.m.

Friday Classic Movie Matinee— Come join us as Gregory Peck, David Niven and Anthony Quinn star in a film about the efforts of a WWII Allied commando team who try to destroy a seemingly impregnable German fortress that threatens Allied naval ships in the Aegean Sea.  Popcorn will be provided!

Saturday, July 18th, 10:00 a.m.-11:00 a.m.

Bayne Park will be hosting Yoga in the Park with Riva Strauss of Rivive Movement. Any skill level is welcome to join us Saturdays at 10am as we practice our yoga in the sunshine. Don’t worry if it rains we’ll move inside the library. Classes will be by donation ($5-10).

Monday, July 20th, 8:30 a.m. to 10:00 a.m.

Senior Morning Coffee–We open our doors for adults, 55 and up, to have full use of the Library.  Patrons can use the computers, check out items, read the newspaper, and enjoy a cup of coffee and a cookie.

Wednesday, July 22nd, 8:30 a.m. to 10:00 a.m.

Senior Morning Coffee–We open our doors for adults, 55 and up, to have full use of the Library.  Patrons can use the computers, check out items, read the newspaper, and enjoy a cup of coffee and a cookie.

Wednesday, July 22nd, 10:00 a.m.

Take a Wednesday Walk!  Adults, age 50 and over, are invited to join the staff of Bayne Memorial Library, Avalon Public Library, and the YMCA Community Center to take a walk around our neighborhood.  The walk begins at the YMCA Community Center at the corner of California and Home Avenues in Avalon.

Wednesday, July 22nd, 7:00 p.m.

Summer Film—Join us at dusk when we watch BIG HERO 6 in Bayne Park

Thursday, July 23rd, 11:00 a.m.

Storytime—Storyteller Alan Irvine will be visiting for a special Hero themed storytime!

Friday, July 24th, 10:30 a.m.

Baby Lap Sit—geared to babies, birth to 18 months, this storytime is for the youngest of patrons.  We will sing, clap, bounce, and listen to stories to start kids on the right path to reading.

Friday, July 24th, 1:00 p.m.

Friday Classic Movie Matinee– All are invited to watch a young Gregory Peck play the part of an ex-Confederate Soldier in a 1946 film that features a pet fawn.  Popcorn will be provided!

Saturday, July 25th, 10:00 a.m.-11:00 a.m.

Bayne Park will be hosting Yoga in the Park with Riva Strauss of Rivive Movement. Any skill level is welcome to join us Saturdays at 10am as we practice our yoga in the sunshine. Don’t worry if it rains we’ll move inside the library. Classes will be by donation ($5-10).

Monday, July 27th, 8:30 a.m. to 10:00 a.m.

Senior Morning Coffee–We open our doors for adults, 55 and up, to have full use of the Library.  Patrons can use the computers, check out items, read the newspaper, and enjoy a cup of coffee and a cookie.

Monday, July 27th. 10:30 a.m. to 11:15 a.m.

Library Outreach at Lutheran Services Senior Center — A Bayne Library staff member will be visiting the Lutheran Services Senior Center on Lincoln Avenue with large print books for their members to check out and enjoy.

Monday, July 27th, 5:00 p.m. to 6:00 p.m.

Writer’s Workshop–We will be watching videos of authors talking about their process and inspiration. The Group will also discuss what sparks our creativity and why we write. Please feel free to join us anytime during the lab.

Tuesday, July 28th, 10:30 a.m.-12:00 p.m.

NEW! Classics Book Club– Join us as we read and share our thoughts about some of the great works of Western literature.  This month we’ll be reading THE PORTRAIT OF A LADY by Henry James. Email us at baynelibrary@einetwork.net or ask at the front desk for more information or to reserve a copy of what many consider to be James’ finest work

Tuesday, July 28th, 2:00 p.m.-3:00 p.m.

Mad Science Pittsburgh– Bring out your inner scientist with Mad Science Pittsburgh.  They will be visiting the Gazebo in Bayne Park to present their program on Dry Ice Capades for kids ages 5-12

Wednesday, July 29th, 8:30 a.m. to 10:00 a.m.

Senior Morning Coffee–We open our doors for adults, 55 and up, to have full use of the Library.  Patrons can use the computers, check out items, read the newspaper, and enjoy a cup of coffee and a cookie.

Wednesday, July 29th, 10:00 a.m.

Take a Wednesday Walk!  Adults, age 50 and over, are invited to join the staff of Bayne Memorial Library, Avalon Public Library, and the YMCA Community Center to take a walk around our neighborhood.  The walk begins at the YMCA Community Center at the corner of California and Home Avenues in Avalon.

Wednesday, July 29th, 7:00 p.m.

Summer Concert— Tonight we will be featuring Bellevue’s own Blues Orphans

Thursday, July 30th, 11:00 a.m.

Storytime—stories and a craft for young children, accompanied by a parent or caregiver.

Friday, July 31st, 10:30 a.m.

Baby Lap Sit—geared to babies, birth to 18 months, this storytime is for the youngest of patrons.  We will sing, clap, bounce, and listen to stories to start kids on the right path to reading.

Friday, July 31st, 1:00 p.m.

Friday Classic Movie Matinee—Com e join us for our last Gregory Peck film which is set in Pittsburgh in the late 19th century. It tells the story of a young Irish house maid (Greer Garson) who falls in love with the son (Gregory Peck) of her employer, a local steel mill owner. The romance between the two is endangered when her family and friends, all steel mill workers, go on strike against his father.  Popcorn will be provided!

Saturday, August 1st, 10:00 a.m.-11:00 a.m.

Bayne Park will be hosting Yoga in the Park with Riva Strauss of Rivive Movement. Any skill level is welcome to join us Saturdays at 10am as we practice our yoga in the sunshine. Don’t worry if it rains we’ll move inside the library. Classes will be by donation ($5-10).

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Upcoming events at the Avalon Public Library

Monday June 15 @ 10:30am – preschool story time – Meet a community hero from the Avalon Police department

Tuesday June 16 @6:30pm –  Family story time – Meet a community hero from the Avalon Police department

Wednesday June 17 @ 10:00am – Wednesday Walk – walkers meet at the YMCA community Center

Wednesday June 17 @ 10:30am – Babies and Books – for 0-2 year olds and their caregiver

Wednesday June 17 @ 2:00pm – Senior Chair Yoga

Wednesday June 17 @ 4:30pm –Super Science: Thor and Electricity grades 2 and up

Thursday June 18 @ 4:30pm – 5:30pm – Drawing Club, ages 10 – 110, younger with participating adult

Thursday June 18 @ 5:30pm – Writers’ Group – for adults and teens

Friday June 19 @ 10:30am -  Babies and Books for ages 0 – 24 months and their caregiver

Friday June 19 @ 3:00pm – Teen Time: Comics decoupage, bring something to decorate such as a wallet, shoes or phone case

Saturday June 20 @ 1:00pm Family Movie Matinee – rated pg, a movie about everyone’s spongy yellow friend

Rania Sullivan

Library Director

Avalon Public Library

317 S Home Ave

Avalon PA  15202

412-761-2288

412-761-7745 (f)

sullivanr@einetwork.net

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Upcoming Events at the Avalon Public Library

Monday May 25 – CLOSED

Tuesday May 26 @6:30pm Family story time

Tuesday May 26 @ 6:30pm Tuesday evening book group, the selection for discussion is It Is Well with My Soul: The Extraordinary Life of a 106 year old woman by Ella May Cheeks Johnson

Wednesday May 27 @ 10:00am – Wednesday Walk, walkers meet at the YMCA community Center

Wednesday May 27 @ 10:30am –  Babies and Books, for ages 0 – 24 months and their caregiver

Wednesday May 27 @ 2:00pm – Chair yoga for seniors, or those with a disability

Wednesday May 27 @ 4:30pm –Sprout Fund Digital Corps, grades 4-8 space is limited, register by calling the library

Thursday May 28@ 4:30pm – 5:30pm Drawing Club, ages 10 – 110, younger with participating adult

Thursday May 28 @ 6:30pm – Chair yoga for seniors, or those with a disability

Friday May 29 @ 10:30am -  Babies and Books for ages 0 – 24 months and their caregiver

Friday May 29 @ 1:00pm – Movie Matinee, true story of Navy Seal Chris Kyle, rated R

Saturday May 30 @ 10:00am and 1:00pm  Movie Matinee, true story of Navy Seal Chris Kyle, rated R

Rania Sullivan    Library Director
Avalon Public Library
317 S Home Ave
Avalon PA  15202
412-761-2288
412-761-7745 (f)
sullivanr@einetwork.net

 

 

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