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Events & Programs at Pittsburg Public Library

MovieMakers for Young Adults
Young adults in sixth through twelfth grade are invited to participate in MovieMakers at the library. The group will meet from 4:00 to 5:00 p.m. on Wednesday, November 5th.

Teens can participate in all aspects of movie production including acting, directing, writing, set design, costumes, make-up, digital editing, and more. New participants are always welcome!

Author Tom Averill Program
The Pittsburg Public Library will host author Tom Averill on Thursday, November 6th at 6:30 p.m. Averill will read from his latest book, A Carol Dickens Christmas.

Set in Averill’s hometown of Topeka, this modern reinterpretation of the Dickens classic focuses on reference librarian Carol Dickens as she attempts to hold her life together while faced with numerous challenges that threaten her well-being as Christmas approaches.
Averill is writer-in-residence and professor of English at Washburn University. He is a long-time commentator in the voice of William Jennings Bryan Oleander for Kansas Public Radio, KANU-FM out of Lawrence. Copies of the book will be available for purchase at the event, which is free and open to the public.

 LEGO BuilderSpace Program
The LEGO BuilderSpace will be held on Tuesday, November 25th from 5:00 to 7:00 p.m.
Kids age seven and up are invited to attend, plus parents and siblings are always welcome. We'll have tables and tables of LEGOs, plus inspiration and ideas.
Please register by calling the library at (620) 231-8110 or click here to register for Lego's online.

iCraft Program: Holiday Gift Tags and Bags
The iCraft program series is open to anyone in the sixth grade through adult. Join us each month for a new craft project and all the supplies you need to put your creativity to work!
In November and December, participants will be creating gift tags and bags for holiday gift giving. The library will provide blank tags, paper, patterns, ribbon, embellishments, stamps, inks, tassels, and more. Just bring your creativity!
iCraft will be held on Wednesday, November 19th and Wednesday, December 3rd, both programs are at 6:00 p.m.

iCraft programs are limited to 30 participants. Please register by calling the library at (620) 231-8110 or
click here to register for iCraft online.

Scrabble Club @ the Library

The Pittsburg Public Library has teamed up with a local Scrabble Club to offer twice-monthly scrabble games at the library. The club will meet on Saturday, November 1st and Saturday, November 15th at 1:00 p.m. Beginners and seasoned players are welcome to attend this free program.