Five Below Fundraiser

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Aug 242016
 

Do you shop at Five Below?

The Friends of the Avalon Public Library are having a fundraiser at the McKnight Road location (4801 McKnight)!

If you shop there between 9/1 and 9/8, 10% of your purchase will be donated to the library!

All you need to do is present this coupon when you check out.

Coupons are also available at our circulation desk.

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August Movie

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Aug 202016
 

The lives of 3 women with very different family situations intersect at Mother’s Day in this romantic comedy.

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Friday, August 26 at 1 PM

Saturday, August 27 at 10 AM & 1 PM

Conference Room (Downstairs)

Rated PG-13

August Family Movie Matinee

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Aug 132016
 

When mysterious green pigs show up on their island, it’s up to 3 unhappy birds to discover what they’re doing in this animated comedy based on the famous video game!

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Friday, August 19 at 3 PM

Rated PG

Conference Room (Downstairs)

NOTE: The August screening will be on a Friday due to the Summer Reading Wrap-up Party.  September’s film will return to Saturdays.

Summer Reading Wrap-Up

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Aug 062016
 

Be sure to turn any remaining summer reading logs you may have by closing time on Saturday, August 13!  Partially completed logs are okay!

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Teens who have read at least 12 hours will be invited to a Teen Pizza Party on Tuesday, August 16.

Adults who have read at least 3 books will be invited to an Adult Soiree on Thursday, August 18.

Children who have read at least 10 hours (and their families) will be invited to a Family Wrap-up Party on Saturday, August 20

If your name is drawn for multiple raffle prizes, you must pick one to keep.  The other prize recipient will be re-drawn.

Mad Science!

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Jul 302016
 

On your mark, get set… energize!

Energy is the ability to do work. Hands-on experiments use combinations of elastic, springs, and gears to store potential energy and release kinetic energy.

See light converted into motion with a radiometer and motion converted into light with a hand-crank flashlight!mad science

Friday, August 12 at 2 PM

Presented by Mad Science Pittsburgh

For grades K-6

Conference Room (Downstairs)

Space is limited – RSVP by phone or in person NO LATER than Tuesday, August 9