Family yoga, French conversation group and more at Sewickley Public Library

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Wednesday, February 12, 2020 | 12:01 AM

The Sewickley Public Library, 500 Thorn St., offers a variety of programs for people of all ages. Registration, unless otherwise noted, is available by calling 412-741-6920.

Library closed

The Library will be closed Feb. 17 in observance of Presidents’ Day.

Children’s programs

• Allison Zeanchock will discuss sustainable fashion during a program from 6 to 7 p.m. Feb. 18. After the presentation, participants will create their own upcycled project. Bring an old T-shirt. Email to register. For ages 6 and up.

• Family Yoga takes place from 11 to 11:45 a.m. Feb. 21. Bring a yoga mat or beach towel and wear comfortable clothing.

• A Block Party for newborns through age 6 will be held from 10:30 a.m. to noon Feb. 22. A family Block Party program will be held from 5 to 8 p.m. Feb. 18.

Teen programs for grades 6-12

• Gaming Wednesday will take place from 3 to 5 p.m. every Wednesday. No registration required.

• Anime Club will be held from 3:30 to 5 p.m. Feb. 18. Newcomers are welcome. No registration required.

Adult programs

• “Ed Talks: How DNA Makes Us Who We Are,” led by science educator Edward Schroth, will take place from 7 to 8:30 p.m. Feb. 20.

• A reiki session is held from 2 to 4 p.m. every Friday.

• Jeanne Zell leads the Write Now program from 10:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. every Friday.

• Sahaja Meditation takes place from 11 a.m. to noon every Saturday. Newcomers are welcome.

• The French Conversation Group, led by native speaker Anne-Marie Salih, will meet from 1 to 2 p.m. Feb. 19. The group is for those with a basic knowledge of the language.

• The Senior iPad/iPhone Club will meet from 11 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. Feb. 19. The Senior Android phone/tablet club will meet from 1:30 to 3 p.m. the same day. Bring your device if you have one.

Book group

• The Get Lit Book Club, for age 21 and older, will meet from 7 to 8 p.m. Feb. 18. Stop by the library for this month’s title and meeting location.

• The Brown Bag Book Group, led by Rosa Lamour Dorman and librarian Mary Jean Voigt, will meet from 11:30 a.m. to 1 p.m. Feb. 20. Stop by the reference desk for a copy of this month’s book.

Story times

• An adaptive story time for preschool-age children on the autism spectrum or who feel overwhelmed by noises or crowds will be held from 2 to 2:45 p.m. Feb. 22.

• Listen to the story of Swan Lake and learn about ballet during a program from 2 to 3 p.m. Feb. 23. For kindergarten through fifth grade.

• Stories for 2’s and 3’s will be held from 9:30 to 10 a.m. and again from 10:30 to 11 a.m. every Wednesday. For ages 2-3, with an adult.

• Preschool story time for ages 312-5 without a caregiver will be held from 9:30 to 10:15 a.m. and again from 1:30 to 2:15 p.m. every Thursday.

• Babies and Books, for children up to 24 months with a caregiver, will take place from 9:30 to 10 a.m., 10:30 to 11 a.m. and 1 to 1:30 p.m. every Tuesday.