"Love Your Library" Month
We are thrilled to announce that thanks again to the generosity of the Jack Buncher Foundation, every donation made to Western Allegheny Community Library throughout the month of September will receive a prorated MATCH! With an entire month to "Love Your Library," there are lots of ways to get involved and double the impact of your support. Please consider joining us for one of our fundraising opportunities, and stop by for even more ways to “Love Your Library!”
Fall for Your Library
Saturday, September 14, 6:00—10:00 p.m.
Join Western Allegheny Community Library for our annual “Fall for Your Library” Event! FFYL is our largest fundraiser and the community's premier wine tasting event, with nearly 300 guests from the local community and beyond enjoying special food and wine pairings, games, & auctions. FFYL will take place on Saturday, September 14, 2019 at 6:00—10:00 p.m. at Celebrations, 8110 Steubenville Pike, Imperial, PA. Tickets are $50. Call 724-695-8150, stop by the library, or purchase tickets online to make your reservation!
FFYL Raffle: 7-Day Getaway
Tickets = $10 each
Can't make Fall for Your Library, but still want in on the fun & games? How about a chance to win a 7-day Getaway Cruise for Two? Your choice of a Caribbean or Mexican Cruise with an ocean-view room on Holland America Cruise Line & JetBlue Airlines roundtrip airfare valued at over $2000! Drawing will take place at Fall for Your Library on September 14, 2019 (winner need not be present). Only 500 tickets are available, so stop by the library or buy online today! Proceeds benefit Western Allegheny Community Library and count toward the "Love Your Library" donation match. Taxes not included; exclusions may apply. Must use airfare by 9/14/2020.
Alert 360 Self-Defense
Saturdays, September 7 & 14, 11:00 a.m. – 1:00 p.m.
Back by popular demand! Lean practical hand-to-hand combat training that takes the ideas and uses of traditional self-defense to a new level. You'll learn not only how to protect yourself, but also how to become connected to situational awareness and set your mindset to never be a victim. Taught by a former US Army Special Forces Operator. For ages 18 & up (older teens 15 & up permitted with a parent or guardian); $25 per person for two-day class.
Kid's Closet Connection Sale
Thursday - Sunday, September 19—22
Kid’s Closet Connection is a twice-yearly children’s consignment sale that brings area parents together to buy & sell gently used baby to teen items. Clothing, baby furniture, toys, & books are sold at a fraction of their retail prices, saving parents 50% to 90%! Come early for the “Shop for a Cause” presale where donations support your library! See website for details.
Fall Family Photo Shoot
Saturday, September 21, 9:00 a.m.—2:00 p.m.
Michelle Dunn is back! For just $85, you'll receive a 20-minute session with a beautiful backdrop and great props. All proceeds benefit the library!
Something Old, Something New Consignment Sale
Thursday - Sunday, September 26—29
This consignment sale carries gently worn women's & men's, department store quality (or better) pieces that would be a welcome addition to any wardrobe. We'll also have basket raffles to add to the fun! $5.00 admission to special presale on Thursday. Benefits Autism Caring Center & Western Allegheny Community Library.
Truck Touch @ Clinton Park
Saturday, September 28, 11:00 a.m.—2:00 p.m.
Get up close and personal with some heavy equipment, grab a snack from our concession stand, and play some exciting carnival-style games. This event is free, with a $10 suggested donation benefiting the library.