Make it! with Stuff at Home: Paint from markers

Miss Sarah is sharing her family friendly DIY tips. In this video, she shows how to reuse markers to make paint. 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 Read More

Make it! with Stuff at Home: Paper towel flowers

Miss Sarah is sharing her family friendly DIY tips. In this video, she shows how to use markers to dye paper towels and turn them into flowers. 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 Read More

Make it! with stuff at home: musical instruments

Miss Sarah is sharing her family friendly DIY tips. Creatively repurpose your cans, buttons, and more into musical instruments. 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.

CD Scratch Art

Students in grades 2-6, scratch your own masterpiece with CD scratch art on February 12 at 4:30 PM. Register online or by calling 412-269-0334.

Green Thumbs DIY: Upcycled Terrariums

Save some green with Green Thumbs DIY! Whether it’s saving money or the environment, you’ll learn green-friendly techniques in gardening, creative reuse, and everyday DIY. On December 9 at 2 PM, you’ll learn about ecosystems and make your own closed or open terrarium out of your own jar or use one Read More

Green Thumbs DIY: Reusing K-Cups in the Garden

Save some green with Green Thumbs DIY! Whether it’s saving money or the environment, you’ll learn green-friendly techniques in gardening, creative reuse, and everyday DIY. On May 12 at 2 PM, you’ll learn how to reuse your K-Cups in the garden by making fertilizer and mulch out of coffee grounds Read More