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 Kids    February 17, 2015

Kids can learn to speak in public at CLP-Carrick

A Youth Leadership Workshop sponsored by Toastmasters, International which will begin on Saturday, March 7, at the Carnegie Library of Pittsburgh-Carrick, 1811 Brownsville Road. The workshop is designed to help children learn to be more comfortable...

 
 Kids    February 17, 2015

Youth activities continue during February, March at CLP-Carrick

Youth activities continue at the Carnegie Library of Pittsburgh – Carrick. A Youth Chess Tournament will take place on Saturday, Feb. 28 beginning at 10 a.m. Aspiring chess masters in grades K-8 may register to compete in the annual chess tournamen...

 
 News    February 17, 2015

Drop Stitch for knitters

Experienced knitters and those just starting out are welcome to join in for Drop Stitch on February 21, from 1 -2:30 p.m. at the Carnegie Library of Pittsburgh Carrick. Drop Stitch meets once each month and is an informal knitting group for...

 
 News    February 17, 2015

Practice speaking English at the Carrick Library

For those who English is not their first language and would like a place to practice, they are welcome to come to the Carrick library. There they will join other non-native speakers for friendly, low-stress conversation. The program meets at the...

 
 Kids    February 10, 2015

'All about the Hoops' program at CLP-Knoxville

Black History Month programming for kids at the CLP-Knoxville Library will include “All about the Hoops” on Saturday, Feb. 21 at 1:30 p.m. Families with children ages 4-11 can take part in activities that celebrate the legacy of excellence...

 
 News    February 10, 2015

Nominations sought for CLP advocate award

In an effort to recognize outstanding and deserving community members who demonstrate a commitment to further library services, Carnegie Library of Pittsburgh is seeking nominations for its 2014 Community Advocate Award. The award, which is...

 
 News    January 20, 2015

Learn to make Pop Des Fleur for South Side site locations

The South Side Community Council’s Green N’ At Committee is working with the Fiber Arts Guild to have the South Side as a testing installation site for the Pop des Fleur program. Pop des Fleur primarily uses colorful recycled materials to bring...

 
 Kids    January 20, 2015

Carrick Library has programs for toddlers through grade 5 starting

Storytime: Toddler and Preschooler Tales will continue on Tuesdays at 10:30 a.m. beginning January 27 at Carnegie Library of Pittsburgh – Carrick. Come in for stories, rhymes, songs and more fun activities to nurture early learning skills in...

 
 Kids    December 30, 2014

Let it Snow Party at the Knoxville Library

Families with kids from preschoolers to grade 5 can enjoy some cold weather activities indoors at the Knoxville Library. A “Let It Snow” party on Saturday, Jan. 10 will feature some really cool games and activities with a winter theme. Attendees...

 
 News    December 23, 2014

Carnegie Library board will launch major fundraising effort

During its regular meeting on December 15, Carnegie Library of Pittsburgh’s Board of Trustees approved the library’s 2015 operating budget, five year operating budget projections and unanimously voted to launch a board-led, comprehensive major...

 
 Kids    December 2, 2014

Play a life-sized game of Candy Land at the CLP

Kids can wander through a magical land of giant lollipops and candy canes while playing a life-sized Candy Land game on Wednesday, Dec. 3, from 4:30-5:30 p.m. at the Carnegie Library of Pittsburgh – Knoxville. Everyone wins when kids play this...

 
 By Jennifer Szweda Jordan    Front Page    November 18, 2014

Residents let library officials know what they would like in renovations

A green roof would top the Knoxville library, and more computers and dedicated space for teenagers would fill the space inside if residents get their way. Library users ranging in age from teens to...

 
 By Margaret L. Smykla    Front Page    November 18, 2014

South Side updated at Planning Forum

A brief meeting of the South Side Planning Forum on Nov. 11 consisted mostly of project updates and upcoming events. There were no presentations. In the report of the Development Review Committee (DRC), Peter Kreuthmeier said construction of the...

 
 Kids    November 18, 2014

CLP-Carrick activities

CLP-Carrick programs for youth continue through November and December. Regular programs include: Storytime: Toddler and Preschooler Tales is on Tuesdays at 10:30 a.m. through December 16. Stories, songs, and more fun activities are designed to...

 
 Kids    November 11, 2014

Story time continues at Knoxville Library

A new series of Monday morning story times for young children has begun at the Knoxville Library. Come in to explore stories and activities promoting language and listening skills, expanding imaginations and self-image and arousing curiosity about...

 
 Meetings    October 28, 2014

Knoxville library will be renovated

Carnegie Library of Pittsburgh will hold an informational meeting about the upcoming renovation of CLP – Knoxville at 6 p.m. on Tuesday, Nov. 11 at the branch, 400 Brownsville Road. Library officials will discuss the new features of the building...

 
 News    October 28, 2014

Magnet schools information at library

Representatives from the Pittsburgh Public Schools will present information on Magnet schools and the application process at the Carnegie Library of Pittsburgh on Wednesday, Nov. 5 at 5:30 p.m. A question-and-answer session follows the presentation....

 
 Kids    October 28, 2014

Halloween mini-carnival

The Knoxville Library will celebrate Halloween with a mini-carnival for all ages on Wednesday, Oct. 29 from 4:30 – 6 p.m. Games, crafts, a photo booth and prizes for kids and teens will be part of the fun. Costumes are not required. Learn more...

 
 Kids    October 21, 2014

Carrick Library to host annual Haunted House, live reptiles

Carnegie Library of Pittsburgh – Carrick will continue its youth programing in the coming weeks with live reptiles and Halloween fun. The annual Haunted House at the library is back. Explore three mini-rooms of family-friendly terror, recommended...

 
 Kids    October 14, 2014

Time to put area Halloween happenings on your schedule

Halloween celebrations and activities are beginning to take shape throughout the South Pittsburgh area. Kids Club: Halloween Fun will take place at the Carnegie Library of Pittsburgh -- Carrick on...

 
 Kids    October 14, 2014

Carrick library activities

Activities at the Carrick Library will include a couple of spooktacular events. Come in for a Carrick tradition-- the annual Haunted House at the library. Explore three mini-rooms of family-friendly terror, recommended for ages 6 and up. The spooky...

 
 Meetings    September 30, 2014

Toastmaster meeting in Carrick

Toastmasters Carrick PA will meet this Saturday, Oct. 4, 10:15 a.m. at the Carnegie Library of Pittsburgh – Carrick Branch. One of the meeting speeches will be given by the winner of the Area 31 and Division D Humorous Contests. She will compete...

 
 Kids    September 30, 2014

Family PlayShop to be held at the Knoxville Branch Library

Family PlayShop, a nationally recognized program where parents and children learn and play together, will be held every Thursday in October at the Carnegie Library of Pittsburgh – Knoxville. The library’s Family PlayShop series gives infants and...

 
 Kids    September 30, 2014

Homework Help Center will open at the Knoxville Library

The Knoxville Library’s Homework Help Center opens on Monday, Oct. 13 from 4:30-5:30 p.m. for any student, first grade and up, enrolled in an educational program. Library staff and helpers will be available to assist with resources and questions....

 
 By Tom Smith    Front Page    September 23, 2014

State DCED officals stop on Hilltop during regional road tour

Officials from the Pennsylvania Department of Community and Economic Development (DCED) brought their roadshow of southwestern Pennsylvania to the Hilltop last week to meet with Mount Oliver Borough...

 

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