Storytimes, Clubs & Kits

Storytimes

Learning Launchpad

We’re launching into learning with our WQED Education Inquire Within partnership! Kids ages 4 & 5 years old will attending this storytime on their own each Tuesday at 10:30 AM with the help of some of our favorite PBS Kids characters. They will explore theme-related books, activities, crafts and games to reinforce skills such as number and letter recognition, scissor cutting, listening and following directions.

Please register by calling 412.269.0334 or by applying online.

Mother Goose on the Loose

An award-winning early literacy program for children up to 3 years old emphasizing one-on-one interaction with the child and caregiver.

Preschool Storytime

Storytime for children 3 to 5 years old with stories, songs, and crafts. Children will attend on their own.

Reading with Ruby

One Wednesday a month kids can sign up to read with Ruby, a certified therapy dog. Register to read with the miniature collie by calling 412-269-0334 or online.

Toddler Storytime

A storytime held on Wednesdays at 10:30 AM for children 2 & 3 years old with a caregiver featuring stories, songs, and crafts.

Clubs & Kits

ABC Open Play

A playtime for kids up to 5 years old every Monday at 11 AM.

Birthday Bunch

During the month of birth, your child will receive a free treat bag and a selection of handpicked books to borrow. You’ll receive an email when your birthday bag is ready for pick-up. Come to the library and fill out a registration card today!

Block Party

Kids ages 2-8 years old build with blocks and other creative toys on the first Monday of the month. Please register by calling 412-269-0334 or online.

Club Lego

Once a month, kids can build using our Lego and have a chance at being our featured Lego Artist. Please register by calling 412-269-0334 or online.

Kinder Krafts

Every Monday from 10-12, we invite parents and children to come to the library’s craft room and create a unique artwork or craft.

Miss Megan’s Page-a-Palooza

Stop by the Children’s department to get a customized book suggestion list from our kids librarian Miss Megan. Please allow for a few days for the list to be created.

Mystery Bags

Sign up for a blind bag of library books based on age and reading level. Bags are usually available the next business day after you turn in your sheet.

Take-N-Make Kids Craft

Our popular Take-N-Make craft kits are now available for kids! Once per month, the children’s department will provide a craft kit for your family to take home and complete in your free time. No registration is required so get them while supplies last.

Vacation Kits

Going on a trip this summer? Visit the library and get a kit designed special for you! The kit includes handpicked books, and activity packets to take along for the long haul.