Children’s Book Week 2018

It’s almost Children’s Book Week! From April 30 to May 6, we will be representing western Pennsylvania’s public libraries in this annual celebration of kids and literacy. In addition to voting on your favorite books of the last year (more Read More …

Punk Rock Party

Teens in grades in 6-12 are invited to come and “rock” out! Create a punk pet rock with a few simple craft materials on April 24 at 6 PM. Plus, we’ll have pizza and drinks! Please register by calling 412-269-0334 Read More …

DIY Doggie Bag: Confetti Notebook

We’ve got some odds and ends left over and we’re making D.I.Y. Doggie Bags for you to take home and use to craft up some fun.  Students in grades 6-12 are encouraged to stop by the Teen Department anytime on Read More …

Earth Day Open Craft

On April 22, head into our craft room with this open ended afternoon of crafting! We’ll provide the recycled crafting supplies, you bring the creative ideas. Ages 5 and up welcome with a caregiver.

Kids Take-N-Make: Doodlebug

Children 3-10 years old can stop in on April 20 and grab one of our ready-made craft kits for some at-home creative fun! This month’s craft is a Doodlebug. No registration is required but kits are only available while supplies last.

Pajama Family Storytime

Families with children 2-7 years old can join us on April 18 at 6 PM for an evening of stories, songs and crafts. Don’t forget to bring Dad! Register by calling 412-269-0334 or by applying online.

Seed Library Start-Up Update

Update: The Seed Library Start-Up has moved from April 14 to April 21 (1:30 to 3:00 PM). Families are welcome but all participants must register online or by calling 412-269-0334. Details: Be a Seed Library Starter! We are starting a Read More …

Sock Puppet Workshop

Bring a sock and create your own puppet! We’ll provide various materials to help kids 4-8 years old to make their puppet friends on April 11 at 6:00 PM. Register online or by calling 412-269-0334.


Bring your creativity and we’ll provide the beads! On March 17 at 1 PM, kids in grades 2-5 will make a bracelet or necklace to take with them. Register by calling 412-269-0334 or by applying online.

Tuesday Take & Make: Irish Flower Jars

We’ve got a St. Patty’s Day themed Take & Make for adults! Pick up a kit with everything that you need to make an Irish Flower Jar on Tuesday, March 20 from 10 AM to 8 PM. Supplies are limited, Read More …