September is Love your Library Month

Whether you are a frequent visitor to the We know you love Coraopolis Library and September is the ideal time to show your love.

Thanks to the generous support of the Jack Buncher Foundation, donations made to Coraopolis Memorial Library throughout the month of September will be MATCHED !


This September, libraries across Allegheny County are inviting residents to participate in a special fundraising collaboration to show support for their local library. Love Your Library, a first of its kind county-wide campaign developed by the Allegheny County Library Association and Carnegie Library of Pittsburgh, encourages residents to show their library love by investing in their libraries.

All donations to participating libraries of up to $500 per donor will count   toward the match. At the end of the campaign, libraries will receive a   pro-rated portion of the $125,000 match pool to support their general operations based on the total funds raised.


How can you help us?

  1. Donate by sending a check to Coraopolis Memorial Library or in person.


Money will be matched from our various fundraisers too.. We have many great activities planned:

  • From September 1st through September 24th, enter to win one our great gift baskets which include a : Early Christmas Shopping Gift Basket with $35 in Gift Cards,  Harry Potter Book Basket, Paw Patrol book Gift Basket, Pamper Me gift basket.
  • Tuesday, September 20th at 6 p.m. Special Guest Theresa Falvo presents a Special Chocolate Demonstratrion with a Truffle Sampling Cost is $15 per person and each attendee with receive 5 gourmet truffles including Pistachio, Pumpkin, and more.
  • Saturday, September 24th –Library Bake Sale 10 a.m.-4 p.m.

We appreciate your continued support and generosity throughout the year!


Do you love chocolate? Come to the library and experience a Chocolate Demonstration and Truffle Flight Fundraiser at Coraopolis Memorial Library

Presented by Chef Theresa Falvo


September 20, 2016 at

6:00 p.m. at

Coraopolis Memorial Library

 Cost $15.00 per person-Registration required. Registration deadline is September 15th!

Call 412-264-3502 to register.

Each delicious truffle will be an exploration of amazing flavor. Join us for a rich tasting journey through fine chocolate!


Each attendee will receive 5 fine quality truffles to take home!

The Truffle Flight includes:

  • Pistachio Truffle
  • Pumpkin Truffle
  • Chocolate Espresso Truffle
  • Chocolate Raspberry Truffle
  • Chocolate Truffle


Cory Walks

Cory Walks (our weekly Walking Group) will continue throughout the month of August and September . Come exercise your body and mind.  We meet weekly-Thursday mornings at 10 a.m. and take a walking tour of the streets of Coraopolis.


Love your Library Month in September

A library brings value to the community. It teaches, inspires, opens doors, and creates community.

Thanks to the generous support of the Jack Buncher Foundation,



September 2 –Preschool Engineering-Build a Bridge for 21 Elephants-learn about bridges a build a bridge for plastic animals


September 9- Preschool Science-Cat in the Hat Stacking Game & Story-Learn about


September 16-Preschool Art-Learn about Picasso and make a Picasso shape inspired preschool craft.

September 23-Preschool Math-Color Zoo and Math Shapes-Learn about shapes such as a circle, square, and

Every Wednesday night will be Family STEAM Storytime

Join us for Learning fun every Wednesday night at 6:30 p.m.

Learn about science, technology, engineering, art, math, and so much more.


Programs for Grades 1 and 2

Silly Poems by Shel Silverstein

10-11 a.m. on Saturday, September 24th.

Registration is required for both programs.

Register by calling 412-264-3502

 Poetry as Rap-

11 a.m.-12 p.m. Saturday, September 24th

Create poems as your favorite music.


The Yarn Bunch__Learn how to Knit or Crochet

Every Saturday from 10-12 a.m.-12 p.m. –“The Yarn Bunch” Learn how to knit or Crochet with Miss Marge-all supplies provided and beginners are welcome.

Learn New Skills-Computers


Learn Microsoft Word-Tuesday, September 13 at 5 p.m. This class will cover the basics of Microsoft Word including saving a file, formatting, printing, and much more. Call the library to register.

Introduction to E-mail– Tuesday, September 20th at 5 p.m. Learn how to create a Google e-mail account.



Book Clubs

To join one of the book clubs, ask at the  circulation desk or call 412-264-3502.

If reality is your thing, try Tara’s Tuesday night book club, held the 2nd Tuesday of each month.

Mystery Book Club –held the third  Thursday of every Month at 6:30 p.m.

Science Fiction Book Club-join our new           science fiction book club which meets the last Tuesday of every month at 6:30 p.m.


Help us keep our libraries strong!