Guess How Many Books Are in the Book Tree Contest Winners

Our guessing contest has ended! Thank you to the dozens of people who submitted guesses for the How Many Books Are in the Book Tree contest. The submissions were as low as 80 books and as high as 2433 books. How close did you get? These are the top 10 Read More

Battle of the Books: 2019 Application Deadline

The deadline for students to apply for their Battle of the Books team is Monday, February 4. The applications can be accessed from the links below. 4th Grade Application 5th Grade Application 6th Grade Application 7th/8th Grade Application High School Application If you have any questions, email Miss Megan (grades Read More

Knee Pain Workshop with The Physical Therapy Institute

Do you suffer from knee pain while walking?  Do you have trouble climbing stairs? Do you ache when you stand up after sitting?  You don’t have to be in pain! Join Dr. Jeffrey Homer of the Physical Therapy Institute on February 6 at 6:30 PM and learn how to reduce Read More

Literacy Pittsburgh FYI

Discover Literacy Pittsburgh‘s mission and learn how to give back to the community during this Q&A on February 5 at 6:00 PM. Meet a Literacy Pittsburgh volunteer and talk with Trisha Bandremer, the Parkway West Coordinator. Register online or by calling 412-269-0334.

Learning Launchpad

We’re launching into learning with our PBS Inquire Within partnership with WQED! Tuesdays at 10:30 AM, children 4-5 years old will enjoy theme-related books, activities, crafts and games to help reinforce skills such as number and letter recognition, scissor cutting, listening and following directions. Have fun learning with the help of some of Read More

Tech, Please: Internet Basics Tutoring

UPDATE: Due to limited space and resources, each tutoring session allows a maximum of 3 people. If you are placed on the wait list, feel free to check for openings during another time slot or request a 1-on-1 appointment with one of our librarians. Are you overwhelmed by technology to Read More

Toddler Art

Prepare to get messy with fun, creative and process-driven crafts! Children 1-3 years old with a caregiver can get artsy on February 1 at 10:30 AM. Please register by calling 412-269-0334 or applying online.

Spinecrackers Book Club: The Serpent’s Secret

Join the Spinecrackers, a book club just for kids! Our next club meeting is January 31 at 4:30 PM and we will be reading The Serpent’s Secret by Sayantani DasGupta. Copies of the book will be ordered upon registration. Read the book and hang out for awesome activities with friends. Read More

Lyme Disease Support Group

On January 29 at 6 PM, Dr. Linda D’Eramo invites those who are affected by Lyme Disease to share the various ways they have learned to cope as well as their concerns. There is a growing need for a place to come together to support each other, discuss the impact Read More

High School Battle of the Books: List of Links

The High School Battle of the Books is coming on February 26. Here are links to all of the blogs and documents you need to register your team, find books, learn the rules, and more. Links for everybody The Teen Battle of the Books Wiki Email Ms. Heather Email Ms. Read More