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 News    June 30, 2015 

Local teens reveal their goals in CLP-Knoxville laptop contest

When Carnegie Library of Pittsburgh – Knoxville announced plans to renovate the library and temporarily close the branch for the $3.2 million update, teen specialist Brandi Cox , a Knoxville resident, wondered what the neighborhood teens would do...

 
 Kids    June 30, 2015 

Summer fun at Carrick library

Summer fun for kids continues at Carnegie Library of Pittsburgh – Carrick. Storytime: Toddler and Preschooler Tales continues through August on Tuesdays at 10:30 a.m. Join in on Tuesday mornings this summer to share stories, songs, and more fun...

 
 News    June 23, 2015

CLP-Knoxville closing on Saturday for year-long renovations

Residents in Knoxville will soon see a dramatic difference in their neighborhood library. In order to serve the growing needs of the community, Carnegie Library of Pittsburgh will begin renovations...

 
 Kids    June 16, 2015

Carrick library kids' activities

Carnegie Library of Pittsburgh—Carrick will present Storytime: Toddler and Preschooler Tales on Tuesdays at 10:30 a.m. through August 18. Join in on Tuesday mornings this summer to share stories, songs, and more fun activities to build literacy...

 
 News    June 16, 2015

Program on container gardening at the Mount Washington Library

Bob Madden of Garden Dreams Urban Farm and Nursery will be presenting a program on container gardening at the Carnegie Library of Pittsburgh—Mount Washington. The program is being held on Saturday June 20 at 2 p.m. Contact the library for more...

 
 News    June 9, 2015

Pittsburgh is a summer 'City of Learning'

Young people are always learning, but their academic gains can slide when school is out for the summer. For the second year, The Sprout Fund is leading Pittsburgh City of Learning, a citywide campaign to connect more than 50 organizations offering...

 
 Kids    May 26, 2015

Storytime, Kids Club at the Carrick Library

Summer Storytime: Toddler and Preschooler Tales will take place on Tuesdays at 10:30 a.m. beginning June 9 through August 18 at the Carnegie Library of Pittsburgh—Carrick. Join in for stories, songs, rhymes, and more fun activities to nurture...

 
 By Tom SmithSouth    Front Page    May 19, 2015

CLP-Knoxville will start $3.2 million renovation in June

CLP-Knoxville will close on June 27 to undergo a $3.2 million renovation to the 50-year-old building. Renovations will take 10-12 months but will not significantly change many features of the exterior of the masonry and concrete block building. The...

 
 By Margaret L. Smykla    Front Page    May 19, 2015

Police commander wants top three issues in Slopes

At the May 12 general meeting of the South Sides Slopes Neighborhood Association (SSSNA), new Zone 3 Commander Larry Scirotto spoke about a community-police partnership. The other brief presentation was of an overview of the proposed mosaic steps pro...

 
 News    May 12, 2015

Local students complete Toastmasters Youth Leadership Program in Carrick

Seven area students completed the eight-session Youth Leadership Program conducted by Toastmasters Carrick PA On May 2. The program is designed to help youth improve their communication and...

 
 Kids    May 12, 2015

Carrick Library youth programs

The Carnegie Library of Pittsburgh – Carrick continues to offer youth oriented activities at the branch. Storytime continues on Tuesday at 10:30 a.m. through May 19. Recommended for children ages 3-6 with a caregiver, the program includes stories,...

 
 News    May 5, 2015

Informational meeting on CLP-Knoxville renovations

Hilltop residents will have an opportunity to learn more about and ask questions concerning the upcoming renovation of the Carnegie Library of Pittsburgh – Knoxville on May 12. An informational meeting will be held at the library, 400 Brownsville...

 
 News    May 5, 2015

Toastmaster meeting twice monthly at CLP-Carrick

Toastmasters Carrick PA is now listed as an official community club with Toastmasters International. The club is in the process of conducting a Youth Leadership Workshop that teaches youth about public speaking, communication and parliamentary...

 
 By Margaret L. Smykla    Front Page    April 28, 2015

Mt. Oliver Boro hires first manager, gets update economic development

The hiring of the borough’s first ever manager -- project manager Ricky Hopkinson -- kicked off the April 20 meeting of Mount Oliver council. He was sworn in by District Justice Richard King. Mr. Hopkinson’s contract begins on May 1 and runs...

 
 News    April 28, 2015

Something for everyone at So. Side Library

The Carnegie Library of Pittsburgh – South Side has events going on all spring for everyone. For teens, the South Side Library is the place to be every Monday from 4-6 p.m. There’s tons of fun happening at Teen Lounge from gaming, snacking and...

 
 News    April 14, 2015

Learn to take care of trees at the Carrick Branch Library

Spring is here and the flowers are trees are beginning to bloom and bud. Join in at the Carnegie Library of Pittsburgh Carrick branch on Tuesday, April 21 at 5:30 p.m. to learn about the importance of trees and their care, enjoy light refreshments...

 
 News    April 7, 2015

South Pittsburghers honored at Carnegie Library Annual Meeting

During its annual public meeting on March 31, Carnegie Library of Pittsburgh's Board of Trustees honored Mike Smialek of the North Hills as its 2014 Advocate of the Year and Emily MacIntyre of...

 
 Kids    April 7, 2015

Kids' programs continue at the Carrick Carnegie Library

The Carnegie Library of Pittsburgh – Carrick is continuing youth activities during April. Kids can come and do homework at the library, where a professional tutor will be on hand to help with questions. Snacks will be provided. Homework Help...

 
 Kids    March 24, 2015

Readings of Number One Sam at local Carnegie libraries

This April, children visiting Carnegie Library of Pittsburgh will be introduced to Sam, a competitive race-car-driving dog who learns that some things are more important than being number one. The 2015 selection, Number One Sam, by Philadelphia...

 
 News    March 24, 2015

Mayor creates Committee to celebrate Pittsburgh's 200th Anniversary in '16

On March 18, Pittsburgh city government’s 199th birthday, Mayor William Peduto named a committee of more than 25 civic leaders to help him plan events around the 200th anniversary of the city’s incorporation. The 200th Anniversary committee will...

 
 News    March 17, 2015

Programs for kids in Carrick

Carnegie Library of Pittsburgh- Carrick continues with programs for toddlers to teens during March. Homework Help is available at the library, a professional tutor will be on hand to help with questions. Homework Help for teens in grades 6-12 is...

 
 News    March 17, 2015

Carnegie Library's 2015 Ralph Munn Creative Writing Contest for Teens

Creative teens with a passion for writing can become published authors through Carnegie Library of Pittsburgh’s 2015 Ralph Munn Creative Writing Contest. Open to all high school students in grades 9 through 12 in Allegheny County, the contest is...

 
 Meetings    March 10, 2015

Carnegie Library hosting meeting to discuss past accomplishments

Carnegie Library of Pittsburgh’s Board of Trustees and staff will host a meeting with the general public to discuss past year accomplishments and plans for 2015 on Tuesday, March 31at 6:30 – 8 p.m. at the Carnegie Library of Pittsburgh –...

 
 Kids    March 3, 2015

Family PlayShop for children in Knoxville

March will be an exciting month for young children and their caregivers to visit the Carnegie Library of Pittsburgh – Knoxville and shake off those winter blues. The meeting room will be transformed into a giant play area, filled with a variety of...

 

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