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 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...

 
 News    September 16, 2014

Learn the art of stamping at the Carrick Library

Learn the art of rubber stamping at the Carnegie Library of Pittsburgh -- Carrick on Thursday, Sept. 18 from 6 – 8 p.m. for a beginner’s rubber stamping class for adults ages 16 and older. Everyone will learn how to make their own unique,...

 
 News    September 9, 2014

Learn how to make your summer harvest last longer

Carnegie Library of Pittsburgh -- Mount Washington will present Enjoying Your Harvest & Making it Last by Faith Starr, former host of Living Green With Faith radio on Wednesday, Sept. 17 at 6:30 p.m. Join Ms. Starr for this informative and...

 
 Kids    September 9, 2014

Children's activities continue at the Carrick Branch Library

Storytime and more at Carnegie Library of Pittsburgh- Carrick is happening during September. Storytime: Toddler and Preschooler Tales takes place on Tuesdays at 10:30 a.m. Join in for stories, rhymes, songs, and more fun activities to nurture early...

 
 Kids    September 9, 2014

Fire and Ice Show will amaze kids at the Knoxville Branch Library

The Knoxville Library celebrates back to school with the Fire & Ice Show, presented by Mad Science of Pittsburgh, on Wednesday, Sept. 17 from 5-6 p.m. A bubbling potion and the spectacular “Swish, Whoosh, Aah!” are the highlights of this fun...

 
 News    September 9, 2014

Emmaus Community to hold a Halloween-themed race

On October 18, the Emmaus Community of Pittsburgh will hold its first Emmaus Spirit Run, a Halloween-themed 5k race event and 1k fun walk along the Three Rivers Heritage Trail in South Side. The festivities and registration will begin at 8:30 a.m....

 
 News    September 2, 2014

Carrick Toastmasters meeting

Toastmasters Carrick PA meets at 10:15 a.m. every first and third Saturdays at the Carnegie Library of Pittsburgh - Carrick Branch.  For more information go to: http://toastmasterscarrickpa.toastmastersclubs.org/. Visitors are always...

 
 Kids    August 26, 2014

Carrick Library has programs for kids

The Carnegie Library of Pittsburgh – Carrick is hosting several programs in the coming weeks for kids from kindergarten to teens. Pittsburgh Center for Creative Reuse will present Reuse-a-Palooza @ the Library for kids in grades K-5 to celebrate...

 
 News    August 5, 2014

Even with the hills, Pittsburghers still want to ride bikes

A study conducted in 2006 by the Portland Borough of Transportation shows 60 percent of residents say they'd like to ride a bike on city streets, but they're concerned about doing so - and with the...

 
 News    August 5, 2014

PLCB participating in city National Night Out

The Pennsylvania Liquor Control Board will participate in more than a dozen National Night Out events across the commonwealth this year including one in South Pittsburgh. Last year, the board participated in events at seven locations statewide by...

 
 News    July 29, 2014

Learn how house plants can help to keep the air clean in your home

Many people may be surprised to learn what air-cleaning power-houses houseplants are. Join the Carnegie Library of Pittsburgh – Mt. Washington on Wednesday, July 30 at 6:30 p.m. to learn some fascinating information on the best ways to use...

 
 News    July 15, 2014

Gardening Thyme on Mount

Faith Starr, host of Living Green With Faith radio show, will present a series of Gardening Thyme programs at the Carnegie Library of Pittsburgh--Mt. Washington. The first program will be held on July 16, at 6:30 p.m. on the topic of Companion...

 

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