Monroeville Public Library
4000 Gateway Campus Blvd.
Monroeville, PA 15146


Library Hours
Monday - Thursday: 9:00 a.m. to 9:00 p.m.
Friday - Saturday: 9:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.
Sunday: 2:00 p.m to 5:00 p.m.

Adult Program

Adult Program Schedule

All programs are FREE. No registration is necessary.

December 2014

Civics 102 for Adults (Session 3) Government Abuse: Know Your Rights and Responsibilities
December 2, Tuesday
7:00 p.m. - 8:30 p.m.
Gallery Space

Rich Ting will discuss government abuse and the rights and responsibilities of individuals who are confronted with it. Rich is an intellectual property attorney who has counseled and represented clients on a wide variety of matters, including patent infringement and validity assessments, freedom-to-operate analyses, intellectual property litigation, and patent and trademark prosecution. This program is cosponsored by the Greater Pittsburgh Chapter of the ACLU-PA.

Affordable Care Act Year Two: Enrolling, Renewing, and Using Your Coverage
December 3, Wednesday
12:00 noon - 8:45 p.m.
Gallery Space

Join us for an in-depth, interactive presentation on how health insurance works in the post-Affordable Care Act landscape. Before and after the presentation, enrollment assisters will be available to provide one-on-one help for those seeking coverage or needing to renew their plans. Please call 412-372-0500 ext. 13 for details.

Civics 102 for Adults (Session 4) Privacy and Surveillance: Do You Have a Reasonable Expectation of Privacy?
December 9, Tuesday
7:00 p.m. - 8:30 p.m.
Gallery Space

Clifton Slater will discuss privacy and surveillance in the age of online information and communications. Mr. Slater is an information technology engineer and security consultant with extensive experience in the design, engineering and management of information infrastructure. This program is cosponsored by the Greater Pittsburgh Chapter of the ACLU-PA.

Soul Line Dance Class: Holiday Party Edition
December 15, Monday
7:00 p.m. - 8:30 p.m.
Gallery Space

Join instructor Phyllis Jackson for a soul line dance class in the Gallery Space. Instruction will be given on several of the most popular line dances, including the Electric Slide, Cupid Shuffle, Detroit Shuffle, Michael Jackson Shuffle, Wobble, Slide On, Ms. Jody's Thang and more. Bring a few friends and learn some new dances for the holiday party season!

Friends in Harmony: A Holiday Concert
December 17, Wednesday
7:30 p.m. - 8:45 p.m.
Gallery Space

Friends in Harmony will present a Holiday Concert including traditional carols and songs such as "We Need a Little Christmas," "Sleigh Bells," "A Celtic Christmas" and "O Chanukah, O Chanukah."

Friends in Harmony is a small volunteer semi-professional choral group located in Pittsburgh. The members (Sherry, Director and Alto; Marty, Baritone/Bass; Ceinwen, First Soprano) have been together since 2000. They sing an eclectic mix of styles -- classical, popular, musical theatre, rock, jazz, madrigals, folk, sacred -- from all decades of the past century and also from the 1500s and 1800s. To learn more about Friends in Harmony, please visit the group's website at or follow them on Twitter @HarmonyFriends.

January 2015

Calligraphy for Beginners
January 13, Tuesday
1:00 p.m. - 2:30 p.m.
7:00 p.m. - 8:30 p.m.
Gallery Space

Sally Wightkin of the Calligraphy Guild of Pittsburgh will host two informal calligraphy demonstrations in the Gallery Space. Sally will write out your name in calligraphy, answer questions and provide information if you are interested in the further study of calligraphy. There will be resources available for your perusal and some calligraphy tools to try. This isn't a formal workshop or lecture, just a chance to stop in for a few minutes and see what different types of calligraphy pens can do and perhaps pique your interest in further study.

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Reference and Adult Services

Monroeville Public Library provides a wide array of resources for your leisure and learning needs.

The Library maintains a physical collection of over 100,000 items, including fiction, nonfiction and reference books, CDs, DVDs, audiobooks, magazines and newspapers.

  • Books By Mail - Patrons ages 50+ who cannot get to the Monroeville Public Library
  • Computer Services - Catalog Services, Cardholder Access, Public Computes & Printers, Free Wireless Access

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