NATIONAL LIBRARY CARD SIGN UP MONTH - Throughout September Bowlby Library will replace damaged or lost cards at no charge. Fine Forgiveness for overdue materials will be granted up to $20 (does not include fines for lost books or media items, collection fees, or interlibrary loan fees).
50s FEST - 50's Fest & Car Cruise is returning for the 18th year to Downtown Waynesburg on Sept. 14. The event has become one of the most popular car cruises in southwestern Pennsylvania and also offers retro fun with dance contests, bubblegum blowing and Hula Hoop contests while oldies music is broadcasted live all day by WANB Radio's "Greene County Greaser" aka Doug Wilson.
MOVIE NIGHTS AT BOWLBY - Every Wednesday evening at 6 p.m. Check the library's website for scheduled movies. Free snack & beverage.
Sept. 18 - Unplanned
Sept. 25 - Mary Magdalene
WARRIOR TRAIL - The public is invited to attend the Warrior Trail Association meeting and potluck dinner on Sept. 19 at 6:30 p.m. This month's speaker is Melody Longstreth, executive director of the Greene County Chamber of Commerce. Bring your appetite to our headquarters at 1346 Garards Fort Road, Waynesburg. For more info call Frank at 724-998-1386.
AFTER HOURS - BACK TO SCHOOL BONANZA - Friday, September 20, 4-8 p.m. at Bowlby. A program for families - there will be games, food, craft, and some back to school trivia and scavenger hunt.
QUILT SHOW - The Mon Valley Quilt Club will be hosting “School Days 2019 Quilt Show” on Sept 20 and 21 at the Mon Valley YMCA. Hours are 9-5 on Friday and 9-4 on Saturday. Admission is $5. Join us for an amazing display of quilts plus Chinese auction, flea boutique and vendors. Learn about new fabrics and techniques from local quilters. A beautiful “English Knot” quilt will be raffled off. The Mon Valley YMCA is located in Carroll Township (Monongahela) on 101 Taylor Run Rd. off Route 88 and near Exit 39 of Route 43. For more info contact Sotta at 724-255-6995
LEGO BRICK MASTERS – Saturday, Sept. 21 at 11 a.m. at Bowlby. You provide the imagination, we provide the Legos!
BROWN BAG BOOK CLUB - Wednesday, Sept. 25 from noon to 1 p.m. at Bowlby. Bring your lunch; book discussion takes place during the hour. For more information please call 724-627-9776.
KNITTING CLUB - The Knitting Club meets twice a month at Bowlby. The final date this month is Sept. 26 from 11:30 a.m.-1:30 p.m. All skill levels welcome
PIZZA, PIE & BINGO – Friday, September 27, 6-9 p.m. for ALL ages! Come play several games of bingo at Bowlby; win prizes and enjoy some pizza & pie.
SAVE A HORSE - The nonprofit is hosting its 4th annual open house/fundraiser at the farm near Rogersville on Sept 29 from 11-5. Admission is $15 for adults and $5 for kids under 10. The event will include seminars on horse care and training, hayrides to see the free roaming herd of horses, food, games and other entertainment. for more information call Save-A-Horse at 724-499-5709.
COOKBOOK CLUB – Monday, September 30 6 p.m. at Bowlby. Theme: TBA. If you like to cook, this is the club for you! Let’s get together and try new recipes every month. FMI call 724-627-9776.
AFTER SCHOOL TUTORING - The Family Literacy Department at the Bowlby Public Library offers FREE After School tutoring and homework help for grades K-12. The literacy department also offers free test preparation for the GED, Civil Service exams, Drivers Licensing and Life skills. Any adult wishing to brush up on their basic reading and math skills can do so at no charge. To make an appointment, or more information, please call the Family Literacy Department at 724-627-9776.
ADULT SUMMER READING - The Bowlby Library invites adults to the library this summer for the "A Universe of Stories" adult summer reading program. We will explore the wonders of our universe and learn about the solar system. Patrons are invited to try something new: learn new facts about space, read a new book, try a new craft, and meet new people! Pick up a flyer at the library or visit our website at www.evakbowlby.org
NASHVILLE TRIP - Nathanael Greene CDC is planning a 4-day trip to Nashville on October 2th-6th. Pick up will be in Fayette and Greene County and Morgantown starting at 5 a.m. Cost is $1,100 dbl. per person, which includes lodging, transportation, four shows, four breakfasts, three lunches and one dinner. Also included; tour of the Titanic, Hatfield and McCoy Dinner Feud, Biltmore Estate Tour with lunch, Smoky Mountain Opry, General Jackson Show /lunch, Grand Ole Opry We will also tour RCA Studio and the Country Music Hall of Fame. Free time in Gatlinburg and Nashville to shop and explore. If interested contact firstname.lastname@example.org or call 724-943-4462.
BEREAVEMENT SUPPORT GROUP - Concordia Hospice of Washington is hosing a bereavement support group on the second Wednesday of every month at the Waynesburg First Church of the Nazarene, 115 Deerfield Lane. For more information call Paul Lesher 724-2504500 ext. 2109.
BOOK CLUB - Flenniken Library offers an Elementary and Middle School reading competition book club on the second and fourth Wednesday of each month from 6-7 p.m.
TODDLER TIME - Every Friday from 11 a.m. to noon, bring your child to Flenniken Library for Toddler Time with Miss Norma. We will sing a song, read a book and make a craft. This class is free of charge, but registration is required. Class is open to children ages 1-3.
STORY TIME - Every Tuesday from 11 a.m. to noon, bring your child to Flenniken library for story time with Miss Norma. They will sing a song, read a book and make a craft. This class is free of charge, but registration is required. Class is open to children ages 3 to 5.
CRAFTERNOONS - Flenniken Library hosts this every Thursday from 3:30—5 p.m. It is open to school aged children so drop in for a weekly craft project free of charge.
COLORING CLUB - The Flenniken Public Library in Carmichaels hosts its Coloring Club for Adults on the third Tuesday of each month at 6 p.m. Colored pencils and coloring sheets are available, but those attending are welcome to bring their own. For more info, call the library at 724-966-5263.
COLORING PROGRAM - The Eva K. Bowlby Library in Waynesburg is presenting "Color Outside the Lines," a program for adults who may be interested in the latest craze of adult coloring books. Coloring books are not just for children. The process of coloring has been shown to be stress-reducing, calm-inducing and joy-producing, for people of all ages. The library will provide coloring sheets and supplies to get you started. Join the library weekly every Wednesday from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. or from 6 to 8 p.m.
WEIGHT SUPPORT - T.O.P.S. (Take Off Pounds Sensibly) is a weight management support group that meets every Saturday at the Bowlby Library from 9:30 to 11:30 a.m. New members are always welcome.
SUPPORT MEETINGS - Steps Inside, Inc., 1790 Morris St., Waynesburg coordinated weekly recovery and support meetings for AA, NA and Al-Anon groups, open to the public. AA meetings are: Mondays, Wednesdays and Thursdays, noon at Steps Inside Inc.; Tuesdays, noon at First United Methodist Church in Waynesburg and 7:30 pm at Carmichaels Methodist Church Fellowship Hall; Fridays, noon at First United Methodist Church in Waynesburg and Saturdays, noon at Steps Inside and 7:30 pm at St. Ann's Catholic Church in Waynesburg. NA meetings are: Mondays, 7 pm at Steps Inside; Tuesdays, 7 pm at St. Paul's Lutheran Church in Carmichaels; Thursdays, 8 pm at St. Paul's Lutheran Church in Carmichaels; Fridays, 11 pm at Steps Inside and Sundays, 7 pm at Steps Inside. Al-Anon meetings are: Mondays, 7 pm at St. George Church in Waynesburg.