Teen Craft Cafe: Watermelon Squishy & Mini Bags

Hey teens, the Craft Cafe is back and open for business. Teens in grades 6-12 are welcome to join us one afternoon a month all summer long as we bask in the summer sunshine on our library patio and whip up some amazing crafts.  You bring the creativity, we’ll supply Read More

Teen Craft Cafe: Scrabble Name Art

Hey teens, the Craft Cafe is back and open for business. Teens in grades 6-12 are welcome to join us one afternoon a month all summer long as we bask in the summer sunshine on our library patio and whip up some amazing crafts.  You bring the creativity, we’ll supply Read More

Maker Mondays: Flavored Salts

Learn some DIY skills with this makerspace workshop. On June 17 at 6:30 PM, learn about the chemical and structural properties of salt and taste test different types of salt. Then, make your own flavored salts by grinding herbs and spices with a mortar and pestle. Register online or by Read More

Tie-Dye Mania

On June 26 at 6:30 PM, kids in grades K-4 can bring a t-shirt or another piece of clothing and get funky and creative with tie dye! Register online or by calling 412-269-0334.

Teen Art Attack: Yarn Wrapped Picture Frames

On May 14 at 6:00 PM, we’re making an adorable project that requires no sewing skills at all: yarn wrapped photo frames.  We’ll snack on popcorn, chips, and cold drinks so come with a big appetite and a lot of creativity! Teens in grades 6-12 are welcome with registration. Register Read More

DIY Doggie Bag: Kawaii Mustache 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 May 6 to grab a kit for making kawaii mustache Read More

Seed Library: March 2019 Update

Our Seed Library is back! We have finally finished restocking our seed starters and added new seeds to our collection. (Read our FAQ to see the rest of them.) Our new seeds are: Bell Pepper Serrano Pepper Beefsteak Tomato Cherry Tomato Paste Tomato We also have Special Edition/Limited Supply seeds, Read More

Seed Library Open

Our Seed Library is back! We have finally finished restocking our seed starters and added new seeds to our collection. If you aren’t familiar with the Seed Library, read our FAQ or our introductory post from last year. There have been a few minor changes since then. Instead of filling Read More

Maker Mondays: Spring Cleaning

Learn some STEAM skills with this makerspace workshop. On March 25 at 6:30 PM, we will make our own all-purpose cleaner and DIY Goo Gone to prepare for spring cleaning. There is a $3 requested donation to cover material costs. Register online or by calling 412-269-0334.

DIY & Donuts: Hand Painted Mini Cactus Plants

DIY & Donuts is back for the month of March!  Teens in grades 6-12 are invited to come in on March 19 at 6:00 PM and craft while snacking on delicious donuts. This month’s craft is hand painted mini cactus plants. Register online or by calling 412-269-0334.