Chess for Beginners Starts Oct. 21

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Chess? Yes. Join us and instructor James Moore for a fun, hands-on introduction to chess! This program is designed for beginners of any age and takes place the 1st and 3rd Saturdays of each month from 10:00-11:15AM, starting October 21!

ESL Class: Fall Session

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Dormont Public Library is proud to partner with the Greater Pittsburgh Literacy Council to offer a series of classes designed to help provide students with the tools they need to learn and strengthen their English skills. This class meets Mondays and Wednesdays beginning October 11, from 9:30 AM to 11:30 AM.

An orientation session will be held on Monday, October 2 at 9 AM. All students MUST attend this session. If you do not attend, you will not be able to participate in the class.

Autumn with the Bard: Sep. 11-Nov. 13, 8 PM

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Take a walk back to the time of Elizabeth I to discover the pulse of pentameter and the seduction of sonnets.
Unleash your inner Olivier or Walter.
Perfect for high school students who need a bit more help with that pesky English class and for adults that always wanted to give it a try.
Please bring a monologue of your choice to work on.
Space is limited to 10 students; please call 412-531-8754 to register. There is a fee of $10 per session; please make checks to “Sharon McCune”.

Acting Class for Kids: Sep. 11-Nov. 13, 7 PM

Dormont Public Library staff member and resident actress Sharon McCune will be offering this one-of-a-kind acting class at the library for children in kindergarten through 7th grade.
Due to the unique nature of this program, we will be charging a fee of $5 per session ($50 total) to attend the class. We do ask that you only sign up if your child can attend each session. Space is limited to 15.
To reserve your child’s placement in class, please submit $25 (50%) by September 4. Cash, check, or money order accepted; please make checks payable to Sharon McCune.

Please make sure to wear loose, comfortable clothing to the class sessions.

If you are interested, please call 412-531-8754 or ask at the front desk.

Origami Paper Crafts Workshop

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Learn the ancient Japanese art of paper folding with our Origami Paper Crafts workshops, held on the fourth Saturday of each month from 1-2 PM.

This program is open to adults, teens, and children 3rd grade and up.

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