Carrick library programs for children, adults in February
The Carnegie Library of Pittsburgh, Carrick welcomes families to visit the library this winter for programs for kids of all ages.
Book Adventures continues throughout the month for children in grades K-2. This is a special after school storytime for younger elementary students who enjoy stories and crafts. The program is on Tuesdays at 4 p.m. Registration is required.
The next American Girl party will be held on Wednesday Feb. 11, 4-5 p.m. This month they will be celebrating the American Girl Molly with crafts and activities. Students in grades K-5 may register for this program.
Bring the whole family for a special Saturday family storytimes this month. Come in for a Yummy Chocolate Party for yummy stories and chocolate activities at this celebration for all ages. The program takes place on February 14, 10:30 a.m.
Celebrate Black History Month and learn about jazz greats with a family jazz storytime on February 21, 10:30 a.m. Both programs are for all ages and registration is required.
School-age children can come in for a fun after school program on February 18, 4-5 p.m. with activities based on the popular series “The Magic Tree House.” Join Jack and Annie as they travel back in time. This program is for kids in grades K-5.
Sign up now for the 36th Annual ACLA Chess Tournament held in public libraries in Allegheny County. All children through grade 8 are eligible to play. Carrick Library's Chess Tournament will be held February 28 at 12 p.m. Registration is required for this event and chess players can only be registered for one tournament in Allegheny County. Registrations will be taken at the library until February 26.
All programs are free and open to the public. For more information or to register call 412-882-3897. The library is at 1811 Brownsville Road next to St. Basil Church. Visit their website at http://www.carnegie library.org/locations/carrick/.