Millvale Community Library January | 2017 |

Introducing Erinn Batykefer!

Friday, January 27, 2017
Lisa Seel

The Millvale Community Library is proud to welcome Erinn Batykefer as our new librarian. Erinn is an experienced library professional who will be helping to update our collection and streamline our library services so that the MCL can provide the best services to the community of Millvale. Erinn earned her Master of Fine Arts in writing from the Creative Writing Department and her Master of Library Science from the iSchool at the University of Wisconsin-Madison School of Library and Information Studies. She is co-founder and editor of the Library as Incubator Project and its sister site, The Book to Art… Read More »

Millvale EcoDistrict: Resident driven change for community level success

Monday, January 23, 2017
Zaheen Hussain

As we step into 2017, people all across the country are pondering how we can all work together to create positive community impacts.  In Millvale, we have spent the better part of a decade building the partnerships needed to create change. In this podcast, hear the voices of Millvale’s residents and business owners who have been working to address economic and environmental sustainability through the implementation of Millvale’s EcoDistrict Plan.

Amazing Turnout at Wellness Workshop and Adult Maker Last Saturday!

Friday, January 13, 2017
Lisa Seel

The Millvale Community Library just had a fantastic Saturday. Tupelo Honey Teas, in partnership with the Millvale Community Library, hosted a Wellness Workshop, transforming the library and adjacent tea shop into an emporium of positivity and well-being. If you had walked through the front entrance of the library last Saturday, to your right you would have seen Janet Zipf from the Back to the Earth Healing Center, setting up a massage chair and treating patrons to back, head, and neck massages. To your left would be Denise Rudar from the Millvale Gardens, teaching attendees how to make beeswax hand lotion and… Read More »

Happy New Year! What’s Happening in January at the MCL

Friday, January 6, 2017
Lisa Seel

Happy New Year! The Millvale Community Library is proud to start the new year with new programming!  ADULT MAKER: BEESWAX HAND LOTION Saturday, January 7th, at 10:30 AM We’ll begin our special January Programming with our first Adult Maker program of the year! Local Beekeeper Denise Rudar will be teaching participants how to make Beeswax Hand Lotion with Real Beeswax! Space is limited, so be sure to sign up here.   MILLVALE MASH Monday, January 9th, 7:30 PM to 10:00 PM No matter what your medium, come put your talents on display at our Millvale MASH Open Mic Night at… Read More »

Read 400+ Magazines for FREE with your Library Card!

Wednesday, January 4, 2017
Lisa Seel

We can’t always afford the subscription costs of all the magazines we’d like to read. Fortunately, with an ACLA library card, you don’t have to! The Allegheny County Library Association offers a wide selection of digital magazines through Zinio, a digital magazine website.  You can check out magazines with Zinio to read from your computer, your phone, and your tablet. The selection includes famous magazines such as The New Yorker, Cosmo, The Economist, National Geographic, GQ, and Rolling Stone, as well as more specific magazines on food, fitness, decorating, and gardening. Anyone with an ACLA library card, including cardholders at… Read More »

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