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The Gardens of Millvale: A Story of Growth

The Millvale Community Library, true to its mission of being “more than a library – an agent of positive change,” supports forwarding sustainability through the framework of Millvale’s EcoDistrict Plan, and sharing success stories for all to enjoy. Cultivating partnerships between residents and community based organizations like the Library, Millvale Community Development Corporation, the Borough […]

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2016 EcoDistrict Summit Part 3

Millvale Sustainability Coordinator, Zaheen Hussain, was in Denver last week, September 13th-15th, at the EcoDistrict National Summit in Denver, Colorado.  Zaheen, alongside Christine Mondor and Anna Rosenblum of evolveEA, presented on bottom-up community engagement to transform a community, using the EcoDistrict planning process as a platform.  This is the final piece of a three part blog […]

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2016 EcoDistrict Summit Part 2

Millvale Sustainability Coordinator, Zaheen Hussain, was in Denver last week, September 13th-15th, at the EcoDistrict National Summit in Denver, Colorado.  Zaheen, alongside Christine Mondor and Anna Rosenblum of evolveEA, presented on bottom-up community engagement to transform a community, using the EcoDistrict planning process as a platform.  This is part two of a three part blog […]

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2016 EcoDistrict Summit Part 1

Millvale Sustainability Coordinator, Zaheen Hussain was in Denver last week, September 13th-15th at the EcoDistrict National Summit in Denver, Colorado.  Zaheen, alongside Christine Mondor, and Anna Rosenblum of evoveEA, presented on bottom-up community engagement to transform a community, using the EcoDistrict planning process as a platform.  The following blog series is a diary recount of […]

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2016 Summer Kickoff at the Millvale Library

It’s a sure sign that summer is coming when the backyard of the Millvale Library fills with a sea of yellow. And no, we don’t mean dandelions. These were the yellow shirts of over 200 students from Shaler Elementary School who were participating in the Titan Trail Million Word Reader competition. Students gathered on Friday, […]

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Local Mission: Volunteers Lend a Hand at the Library

It was a gray and rainy day in Millvale, but that didn’t stop a group of awesome volunteers from rolling up their sleeves and putting in some hard work. This past Saturday, May 14, a youth group from First United Church of Christ (First United), here in Millvale, joined other community members at the library […]

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