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Sto-Rox Public Library

Located on the first floor of the Focus on Renewal building, the Sto-Rox Public Library welcomes the public for events, computer usage and yes, of course, books and DVDs.

Library Hours

Monday 9am – 5pm
Tuesday 9am – 6pm
Wednesday 9am – 6pm
Thursday 9am – 6pm
Friday 9am – 5pm
Saturday 9am – 4pm

Library Resources

Children’s Library

Our Children’s Library is a great way to begin instilling the love of reading in youngsters.   We have a great selection of books along with toys and games designed to peak curiosity and encourage learning.  Our Children’s Library hosts weekly story time, as well as fun activities and events.  Check our calendar for upcoming events!

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Technology Center

Our services include computers, free wi-fi, printing, scanning, and faxing.  Our Library staff can also help you update your resume, apply for a job, or stay in touch with family and friends.  If we can’t help you, we’ll find someone who can!

Teen Space

In recognition of our community’s need for a safe space for teens to gather, Sto-Rox Public Library is now home to a dedicated Teen Space!  In addition to programs and events geared toward teens, our Teen Space has gaming systems and DVDs.   Check our calendar for classes and events.

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“Children should learn that reading is a pleasure, not just something that teachers make you do in school.”
– Beverly Cleary

Fall Arts Programs at the Father Ryan Arts Center

CLICK HERE TO REGISTER FOR CLASSES

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Dance

 

More information coming – check back soon!

Vocals with Ashantay

Vocal Chorus

with Ms. Ashantay Young

Thursdays:
Ages 7-15 4pm-5pm

Ages 16 & up 5pm-6pm

Saturdays:

Ages 7-15 2pm-3pm

Ages 16 & up 3pm-4pm

Father Ryan Arts Center

If you feel like singing and building community with other singing folks then come on down and join the choir!!

E-mail gotoprintfor@gmail.com for more information

Art with Aja

Fluid Art

with Ms. Aja Adams

Tuesdays & Thursdays

Ages 10 & Up

5:00-6:00pm

Father Ryan Arts Center

An exciting and unconventional form of abstract art, Fluid Art (also known as liquid art or flow painting), has gained increasing popularity.  Open up a whole new world of creativity, and learn how to make one-of-a-kind works of art.

Ceramics

with Ms. Britney Smith
Wednesdays:

Ages 7-15 – 3:30pm – 4:30pm

Ages 16 & Up – 6pm-8pm

Father Ryan Arts Center

Each student will be guided by the instructor to create a project using
a multitude of ceramic building techniques. Class size is limited to 8 students
Open to Beginner-Advanced Students can enroll any time.

Contact Ms. Britney Smith at britneysmithceramics@gmail.com to learn more or enroll.

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TAI CHI & QIQONG

with Mr. Bernard Stankay

Beginning Tai Chi & Qiqong
Wednesday 11:00am-12:00pm
Saturday 12:00pm-1:30pm

Advanced Tai Chi & Qiqong
Wednesday 9:45-10:45pm
Saturday 10:30-11:30pm

Ages 16 & up

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Tai chi is a Chinese system of physical exercises that combine slow, gently flowing movements with deep breathing that focuses the mind while increasing body strength and stamina, improving balance and joint flexibility and reducing stress and tension. Contact the Sto Rox Public Library at 412-771-1222 or email at gotoprintfor@gmail.com

Beginner Art

Thursdays – 4pm-5pm

Saturdays – 10:30am – 11:30am
Ages 7+

Father Ryan Arts Center

Learn the basics with a variety of mediums.  Contact the library to sign up. Sto- Rox Public Library at 412-771-1222 or email at  gotoprintfor@gmail.com

Murals

with Mr. Korey

Tuesdays & Thursdays – 4:30pm – 6pm

Ages 7+

Father Ryan Arts Center

Mr. Korey will teach all aspects of creating murals from start to finish.  Topics include themes, materials, scaling, and more.  Students will paint on a wall!  Contact the library to sign up. Sto- Rox Public Library at 412-771-1222 or email at  gotoprintfor@gmail.com

PHotography with Ishara

Photography

with Ms. Ishara Henry
Tuesdays:
Ages 7-14: 4pm-5pm

Ages 15 & up: 5pm-6pm

Father Ryan Arts Center

Learn how to master your camera and develop an artist eye!   This class is designed to help students of all levels grow their skills.  Students can enroll any time. Contact the library to sign up. Sto Rox Public Library at 412-771-1222 or email at gotoprintfor@gmail.com