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Spring Welcomes Changes at the Library

Spring Welcomes Changes at the Library

We are excited to share some upcoming changes with you! These updates are part of our steady and thoughtful return to regular operations. We don’t have all of the answers or specifics, but we continue to hold the safety of our staff and patrons to the highest standards.  The stacks […]

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Curbside Pickup Open

Curbside Pickup Open

Curbside pickup is now available at Rostraver Library! What does this mean? Patrons are able to pick up their books through a low contact method of interaction. A library staff member will communicate with you and bring the book(s) to you once you arrive at the library. The building is […]

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Bringing You a Virtual Library

Bringing You a Virtual Library

These past few weeks have been a scramble to make decisions and adapt resources. As a result of the outbreak of COVID-19, our physical location is closed until further notice. Thankfully, the digital library world is taking some time to shine. Besides the physical items available in our building, we […]

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Library Tour: Children's Room

Library Tour: Children’s Room

The children’s room at our library is home to colorful toys, timeless stories, and the many excited voices of our young patrons. Whether you are looking for a change of scenery to spend time with your little one(s), thousands of educational resources, or dynamic programs to enjoy, the children’s room […]

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Tech Nights

Tech Nights

On the fourth Monday of each month, we invite kids of all ages to explore technology and robotics. Our year-round tech nights provide a space for kids to exercise their imaginations while advancing their engineering, critical thinking, and STEM skills. Through the Westmoreland Library Network, we have access to many […]

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Power Library Tip #2: Auto Repair Source

Power Library Tip #2: Auto Repair Source

Among the many resources available through Power Library, one particular database is an invaluable household tool. The Auto Repair Source database allows you to investigate solutions on how to fix a problem with your vehicle. It allows you to find “the most accurate, authoritative and up-to-date service and repair information […]

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Power Library Tip #1: Using the Books and Authors Database

Power Library Tip #1: Using the Books and Authors Database

New to our blog is a series that focuses in on the resources available through Power Library. Power Library (Pennsylvania’s Electronic Library) is a collection of databases available to members of the Westmoreland Library Network (WLN) which includes Rostraver Public Library cardholders. The databases in Power Library include Academic OneFile, Educators […]

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Library Tour: Meeting Room

Library Tour: Meeting Room

This stop on the library tour brings us to the meeting room. The ample space in this room makes many different types of programs possible. Whether it is our Movie Matinee, Cookbook Club, Summer Reading Quest, Tech Night, Chair Yoga, or Book Club, the meeting room sees a lot of […]

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Dance Around the World

Dance Around the World

Last week on Saturday, October 12, our Dance Around the World (DATW) program kicked off with the Jazz session. In this 8-month program, participants 6-8 years old enjoy an hour of movement, learning, and creativity based on the featured dance. At RPL, we offer Tiny Tykes for ages 1-3 and Storytime […]

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