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 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...

 
 News    July 15, 2014

City starts protected bike lane project

Mayor William Peduto has announced the first phases of the city’s new protected bike lane program, to be built in Schenley Park, Greenfield and Downtown. More lanes will follow around the city in partnership with People for Bikes and the Green...

 
 News    June 10, 2014

Summer programing at the Carrick branch library

Carnegie Library of Pittsburgh- Carrick has summer activities for kids and adults in the coming weeks. Summer Reading runs through August 9. The library offers Summer Reading programs for children, teens, and adults. Stop in and sign up for a chance...

 
 Front Page    May 27, 2014

Hilltop Community Day Block Party set for May 31

A Hilltop Community Day Block Party is planned for Saturday, May 31 from 1-4 p.m. The 400 block of Brownsville Road will be the site for the third annual Hilltop Community Day. Among the activities planned for the day include: face painting, a Rock...

 
 News    May 6, 2014

Open house at the new ALEC in Allentown

On Saturday, May 17, The Brashear Association and Carnegie Library of Pittsburgh will celebrate the beginning of a new partnership. The Allentown Learning and Engagement Center (ALEC), formerly known as the Allentown Pop Up, will offer an open house...

 
 Entertainment    May 6, 2014

2014 Best Books for Babies list released by Carnegie Library

Every parent knows two things when it comes to early education for their babies: that one can never begin too early in life to guide babies on their path to a well-rounded education, and that books can be a phenomenal means of doing so. Created by a...

 
 News    April 29, 2014

Toastmasters Carrick PA meet at the Carrick Library

Those who are uncomfortable speaking in front of groups or who would like to speak to others with confidence and ease are welcome to join Toastmasters Carrick PA. In this low-cost learning experience, participants discover how to say what they mean...

 
 Entertainment    April 22, 2014

Author reading, book signing at Mount Washington Library

Aurelia, author of Labyrinthine Ways, a novel set in modern times on the island of Crete will read excerpts from her novel on Wednesday, April 30 at 6:30 p.m. at Carnegie Library of Pittsburgh – Mount Washington. Labyrinthine Ways is a story of...

 
 School News    April 22, 2014

Ready Freddy kindergarten event at Arlington Pre-K -2 School

Parents of children entering kindergarten for the 2014-2015 school year are invited to bring their children to a Ready Freddy ‘Kindergarten Transition Event’ on Wednesday, May 7 from 5:30-7 p.m. at the Arlington primary school, 2429 Charcot Stree...

 
 Kids    April 22, 2014

Kids programs continue at CLP-Carrick

Kids classes continue at CLP-Carrick in April and May. Kids Create: DIY Card Making Class takes place on Saturday, May 3 from 11:30 a.m. – 1 p.m. Children ages 6-12 are invited to join Sue Johnston for a special card making class at the library....

 
 News    April 22, 2014

Savvy Stitchers at CLP-Knoxville

CLP Knoxville is hosting Savvy Stitchers: Crochet and Knitting Club presented by Beverly Snow on Saturdays from 1 – 3 p.m. This group of crochet, knitting and craft enthusiasts enjoy creating and sharing their skills. Those who are already...

 
 News    April 22, 2014

Book sale at Carrick Library

The Carnegie Library of Pittsburgh Friends of the Carrick Library will hold a three-day book sale on Thursday, Friday and Saturday, May 8-10. A wide variety of adult, teen and children’s materials will be available and priced to sell. The sale...

 
 Kids    April 15, 2014

Kids programs continue at the Carrick Library

Programs for kids continue in April at the CLP-Carrick. Kids Create: Crafts for Spring takes place on Saturday, April 19 noon – 1 p.m. The program is recommended for children 10 and under. Register in advance by calling 412-882-3897. Storytime...

 
 By Tom Smith    Front Page    April 8, 2014

CLP Pop-up begins its transformation into ALEC

When the Carnegie Library of Pittsburgh opened the CLP Pop-Up in the fall of 2012 in Allentown it was intended to "pop-up" in the neighborhood and at the end of March 2014 it would pack up and...

 
 School News    April 1, 2014

High school students invited to enter creative writing contest

Creative teens with a passion for writing can express themselves through Carnegie Library of Pittsburgh’s 2014 Ralph Munn Creative Writing Contest. Open to all high school students (grades 9 through 12) in Allegheny County, the contest is an...

 
 News    April 1, 2014

Learn how to make cards, rubber stamps

Carnegie Library of Pittsburgh Carrick will be holding a class for those who want to learn the art of rubber stamping and how to make their own homemade cards. Come in to CLP-Carrick on Thursday, April 17 from 6 -8 p.m. There will be tips on simple...

 
 News    March 25, 2014

Folk tales from Afar at the Knoxville Library on Wed.

The Knoxville Library is celebrating cultural diversity with a program called “Folktales from Afar” on Wednesday, March 26 from 5 – 6 p.m. This hour-long program will feature cultural experiences and stories from Bhutan and Nepal. The Hilltop...

 
 News    March 25, 2014

Poetry series, teen program at the South Side Library

Carnegie Library of Pittsburgh – South Side will present a spring Poetry Series in partnership with the Pittsburgh Poetry Society on Saturdays, March 29, April 12 and May 17 from 1-3 p.m. All are welcome to enjoy an afternoon of poetry in the...

 
 Kids    March 25, 2014

Teen Thing, Kids Club and Storytime

Programs for teens and toddlers continue at the Carnegie Library of Pittsburgh – Carrick. Spring Storytime begins March 24 and continued on Tuesdays at 10:30 a.m. through April 29. Come in to the library for stories, rhymes, songs, and more fun...

 
 By Margaret L. Smykla    Front Page    March 18, 2014

Community council looking to make South Side Green N'at

Presentations on the green initiatives of the South Side Community Council (SSCC), and St. Patrick’s Day preparations, headlined the March 11 meeting of the South Side Planning Forum. SSCC president Cathy Mitchell and Jenn Holliman kicked off the...

 

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