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Summer Reading 2021 Registration Begins May 10th!

Explore the animal kingdom this summer as Sewickley Public Library presents “Tails and Tales” – our summer reading program for 2021!

Registration for this annual summer program begins Monday, May 10th!


Sewickley StoryWalk

This Spring, the Sewickley Public Library invites you to grab the family and take a stroll through one of five different community StoryWalks set up throughout the Quaker Valley. Take a self-guided walking tour through the parks and enjoy a spring-themed storybook along the way.

Find the walks set up at these locations:  Fern Hollow Nature Center, Allegheny Land Trust – Audubon Greenway, Mary Roberts Rinehart Nature ParkOhio Township Nature Center, and – new this year – Henle Park.

Enjoy one walk or all five! The Sewickley StoryWalk runs from May 3 – May 23.


Tween Craft Make and Takes

Stop into the Children’s Department and ask at the desk for this month’s Take and Make Craft! This month we’ll make some cool art you can hang up in your room! Supplies are limited. First come first served.

For Children 3rd grade and up, please. Available while supplies last, first come, first serve.


First Chapter Friday

Try A New Title!

On First Chapter Fridays sit back, listen, and use your imagination as the first chapter of a book is read to you in this new addition to our virtual programming.

Find it on our YouTube channel Fridays, May 7th & 21st at 4pm.

Mother Goose Storytime

Mother Goose on the Loose

Join us for an all new program for babies & toddlers, based off of a nationally-renowned program. Enjoy songs, rhymes, fingerplays, stories, and more! Don’t miss out on the fun Tuesdays @ 9:30am on our YouTube channel.

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Get A Head Start with 1,000 Books

Help your child build a love of reading from an early age with the 1,000 Books Before Kindergarten program. Read along with your child, track titles & earn incentives along the way!


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Check back for more new programs!