QuaranTEEN Challenge

Just because we’re isolated, doesn’t mean we have to be in this alone. In an effort to support to our local restaurants, we’re going to be posting weekly sets of challenges that you can complete to earn the chance to win gift cards. Complete the following tasks in the first Read More

Kitchen Science at Home: Exothermic reaction

In today’s Kitchen Science at Home video, Miss Sarah shows you how to make an exothermic reaction. Share your comments, including what you’d like to see, on our Children’s Department Facebook page. Support our library by sharing our posts and websites, borrowing digital items, or donating online.

Miss Heather cooks jam

In this video blog, Miss Heather shows you how to cook jam in a bread machine. Support our library by sharing our posts and websites, borrowing digital items, or donating online.

Kitchen Science at Home: Hot Ice

In these Kitchen Science at Home videos, Miss Sarah shows you how to make hot ice…sort of. Share your comments, including what you’d like to see, on our Children’s Department Facebook page. Support our library by sharing our posts and websites, borrowing digital items, or donating online.

Family Foodies: PB&J Smoothie

Miss Nicole is sharing her recipes in Family Foodies. Here is her PB&J Smoothie recipe. Recipe 1 cup of milk (your choice) 1 tablespoon of honey 1 banana 2-3 tablespoons creamy peanut butter 3/4 cup frozen raspberries Optional: Add chia seeds for protein! Share your comments, including what you’d like Read More

Kitchen Science at Home: Separating Salt & Pepper

Miss Sarah is back with her first Kitchen Science at Home video, where she shows a non-conventional way to separate salt and pepper with a spoon. Share your comments, including what you’d like to see, on our Children’s Department Facebook page. Support our library by sharing our posts and websites, borrowing digital Read More

Pizza & Pages

Hang out and discuss good books and good pizza at Pizza & Pages on March 17 at 6 PM. Teens in grades 9-12 can meet up for an hour in the tutoring room and talk about their favorite books as well as the books they’re most excited to read this Read More

Cupcake Wars

Compete in this decorating contest with delicious results during the Cupcake Wars on March 11 at 6:30 PM. Students in grades 2-6 are welcome with registration. Register online or by calling 412-269-0334.

Coffee & Crafts: Hello Spring Signs

Come out for a morning craft, a hot cup of coffee (or tea) and some delicious pastries. On March 7 at 11 AM, we’ll make signs to welcome the start of spring. Get on the wait list by registering online or by calling 412-269-0334.

Cocoa & Creations

Come and sip hot cocoa, munch a few treats and just create! On February 25 at 6 PM, we’ll have Perler Beads, Legos (they aren’t just for little kids), Shrinky Dinks, friendship bracelet and loom band bracelet materials, and a surprise or two for you 6-9th graders.  It’s all about Read More