WASHINGTON COUNTY COMMUNITY FOUNDATION DAY OF GIVING
Wednesday, September 10, 2014
8:00 a.m. - 8:00 p.m.
Want to help the library and increase the value of your online donation? During the Washington County Community Foundation Day of Giving, every donation you make to the library will receive a percentage of a $100,000 matching pool of funds. Please visit our charity profile page on the Washington County Community Foundation website on Wednesday, September 10 from 8:00 a.m. - 8:00 p.m. to make a donation to support the library! For your convenience, check donations can be mailed at any time up until September 10, 2014. Click here for a donation form that must be included with your check donation and also provides a mailing address.
Thank you for your help!
FALL ANIMAL FAIR
Saturday, September 27, 2014
11:00 a.m. - 2:00 p.m.
Fun for the whole family! Love animals? Join us as we celebrate our animal friends of the library. Check out and/or adopt a new pet friend, learn about pet care, and all things pet related. We’ll be visited by local shelters, vets, trainers, stores and more. There will also be a special appearance by the Washington Wild Things mascot! Prizes and giveaways for you and your animal friend! Please bring a pet supply donation for the Washington County Humane Society, our local shelter. No need to register, just stop by during fair hours.
GREAT HALLOWEEN COSTUME SWAP
Saturday, October 11, 2014
10:00 a.m. - 1:00 p.m.
Do your part to have a “Green Halloween” this year and join us for the GO Green
Club’s Great Halloween Costume Swap Day. Why purchase a new costume when you can
swap instead and save resources, packaging, transportation costs, AND money?
On Thursday, October 9, from 6 – 8 p.m. OR Friday, October 10 from 3 – 5 p.m. drop
off your used but in GREAT condition children's, teen or adult costumes at the library
and get a ticket for the swap. Come back to the library on October 11 between 10
a.m. and 1 p.m. with your ticket and shop for your swap. Watch for more details
about this event in early September. Want to help with the Swap? Email email@example.com to volunteer!
ENJOY... 2015 COUPON BOOKS ON SALE AT THE LIBRARY
The Friends of the Library are sponsoring the sale of Enjoy...2015 Coupon Books. The coupon books are available at the circulation desk for $30.00. Proceeds benefit the library.
R.E.A.D. LIBRARY COOKBOOK (RECIPES: ENTICING AND DELICIOUS!)
Looking for some new and delicious recipes? The good cooks at the library are offering 225 of their finest recipes in our first ever library cookbook. Buy one for yourself, or buy copies as gifts – all proceeds benefit the library! Recipes enticing and Delicious (R.E.A.D.) would make a terrific hostess gift for Thanksgiving. Do you need a gift for your pet sitter, beautician or manicurist? What about your child's teachers? Do you ned somethig for a grab bag? The answer to all of these questions is the same: R.E.A.D.! Support your award-winning Peters Township Public Library as you take care of many of your gift-giving needs.
Cookbooks are available at the library or by mail order. To purchase by mail, please send payment ($10.00 + $3.00 for shipping and handling) to: Friends of the Peters Township Public Library, 616 East McMurray Road, McMurray, PA 15317. Please also remember to include an address where you would like the cookbook shipped to.
ORAL HISTORY DISPLAY
As part of an oral history project to record and preserve the history of the township through personal interviews with past and present residents, the library is currently offering a display about life in Peters
Township. Pictures on display include various facets of the history of the township including farm life, education, transportation, government, recreation, churches and industry. Take a few moments next time you visit to
see how life in the township has evolved over time.