Nature Wearable Art

Get ready to make some awesome autumn wearable art! On October 19 at 4:30 PM, kids in grades K-6 will make crowns and masks out of leaves. Register online or by calling 412-269-0334.

Northern Saw-Whet Owl Banding

Guess “whoooo’s” coming to Moon Library? Tomorrow at 4 PM, Jeanine Ging, a Pennsylvania Master Naturalist, board member of the Allegheny Plateau Audubon Society, and owl bander will Northern Saw-Whet Owl banding.  Come and learn all about PA’s tiniest owl Read More …

Bug Storytime

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Join us for a special storytime all about bugs! On October 13 at 10:30 AM, we’ll hear stories, sing songs and take home a craft for later. Caregiver must attend with child. Register online or by calling 412-269-0334.

The Lore of the Monarchs

Pennsylvania Master Naturalist and professional educator Jeanine Ging will be visiting Moon Library to talk about one of her favorite subjects: the beautiful Monarch butterfly! On September 16 at 4 PM, Jeanine will discuss the life cycles, migration habits, and Read More …

Outside Art

 Join Miss Sarah on the side patio to learn about the bowerbirds of Australia and New Guinea. On July 30 at 1 PM and 2 PM, we will read Birds of a Feather: Bowerbirds and Me by Susan L. Roth. Then we will Read More …

Seed Library: May 2021 Update

Thanks to the popularity of the Seed Library, we have more seeds in stock this month! Some of them are restocked old favorite, and others are added for the first time. Butterfly weed – Restocked by anonymous donation Cosmos Cucumber Read More …

Seed Library: April 2021 Update

After taking last year off and some operational renovations, we are happy to reopen the Seed Library! Starting now, all seed requests are accepted by an online form and are available for no-contact pickup or at the front desk. Read Read More …

Green Thumbs DIY Online: Terrarium

Happy Belated Earth Day! In this video, Ms. Roxanne shows you how to make a terrarium with found and easily obtained items. The succulents I planted are echeveria elegans (common names: Mexican Snowball, Hens & Chickens) and kalanchoe tomantosa (common Read More …

Molly of Denali

Kids 4-8 years old can explore Alaska’s animals and environment with PBS’s Molly of Denali on February 26 at 6:30 PM. Register online or by calling 412-269-0334.

Family Storytime: Falling Into Place

Let’s take a walk on October 7 at 6:30 PM to collect leaves, sticks, and whatever else to create a collage with our nature finds and share the creations! Families with children attending 3rd grade and younger are welcome with Read More …