Millvale Community Library December | 2016 |

Book Binding with BatCat Press at the MCL!

Friday, December 16, 2016
Lisa Seel


Last Saturday, the Millvale Community Library and Tupelo Honey Teas hosted the young entrepreneurs at BatCat Press for a special book-binding class! BatCat Press is an independent publisher run entirely by high school students. The press specializes in producing handmade, limited-edition publications of new works by new and established authors. Our hosts, Deanna Barringer and Olivia Smith, helped participants build and bind their own custom book ornaments that they could use for writing or decoration. Our next adult maker program will be held on January 7th, 2017, as Millvale Beekeeper Denise Rudar will teach participants how to make Beeswax Hand… Read More »

Book Binding with BatCat Press at the MCL!

Wednesday, December 7, 2016
Lisa Seel


This Saturday, December 10th, from 10:30am to 12:00pm, the Millvale Community Library will be hosting a special adult maker program on book binding with BatCat Press! BatCat Press is the only high school student-run printing press in the whole country, and we are lucky enough to have them coming to teach us how to bind books! We will be making small hardcover book ornaments (3″x4″) which can be used to record holiday memories from years’ past, and hung on your tree! Those interested can register here. This program is free, but a $5/person donation is suggested, to help our artists… Read More »

A Christmas Carol at the Millvale Community Library!

Friday, December 2, 2016
Lisa Seel


Get into the Holiday spirit and join the Millvale Community Library for the Steel City Shakespeare Center’s presentation of Charles Dickens’ classic story, “A Christmas Carol.” “A Christmas Carol” follows the tale of Ebenezer Scrooge, an old and greedy businessman who despises all things Christmas. On Christmas Eve, Scrooge is visited by three Christmas ghosts, who guide him through Christmases past, present, and future. With the ghosts’ assistance, Scrooge embarks on a journey of self-discovery, learning about how much of a difference a single man can make in the lives of others, and what the true meaning of Christmas really… Read More »


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