All Carnegie Library of Pittsburgh locations will be closed on Wednesday, December 24, Thursday, December 25 and Thursday, January 1, 2015. In addition, the Library will close at 5 pm Wednesday, December 31, 2014.

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THIS TIME FILLED. Game-O-Rama: Come to Candyland!

Monday, December 29, 2014  
11:00 AM - 11:15 AM

Directions to this location: Children's - Main


THIS TIME IS FILLED. Game-O-Rama: Come to Candyland!

Monday, December 29, 2014  
11:20 AM - 11:35 AM

Directions to this location: Children's - Main


THIS TIME IS FILLED. Game-O-Rama: Come to Candyland!

Monday, December 29, 2014  
11:40 AM - 11:55 AM

Directions to this location: Children's - Main


THIS TIME IS FILLED Game-O-Rama: Come to Candyland!

Monday, December 29, 2014  
12:00 PM - 12:15 PM

Directions to this location: Children's - Main


THIS TIME IS FILLED Game-O-Rama: Come to Candyland!

Monday, December 29, 2014  
12:20 PM - 12:35 PM

Directions to this location: Children's - Main


THIS TIME IS FILLED Game-O-Rama: Come to Candyland!

Monday, December 29, 2014  
12:40 PM - 12:55 PM

Directions to this location: Children's - Main


THIS TIME IS FULL Game-O-Rama: Come to Candyland!

Monday, December 29, 2014  
1:00 PM - 1:15 PM

Directions to this location: Children's - Main


Storytime: Family Fun

Monday, December 29, 2014  
6:30 PM - 7:00 PM

Directions to this location: Children's - Main

Summary: Wind down for the day with bedtime stories, activities and fun for the whole family.

Homeschool Explorations CANCELLED

Tuesday, December 30, 2014  
2:00 PM - 3:30 PM

Directions to this location: Children's - Main

Summary: Enhance your learning at the Library! Homeschool Explorations programs are designed to support and supplement the homeschool experience.

Storytime: Terrific Tales for Toddlers

Tuesday, December 30, 2014  
6:30 PM - 7:00 PM

Directions to this location: Children's - Main

Summary: A storytime for children age 18 months to 3 years with an adult. Stories and related activities are chosen to entice young children and promote their emerging literacy. Social and playtime follows.

New Year's Eve: Countdown to 2015!

Wednesday, December 31, 2014  
11:00 AM - 12:00 PM

Directions to this location: Children's - Main


Storytime: Sensory Discoveries: A storytime for children with special needs, their friends and families

Sunday, January 4, 2015 | Other Dates  
2:00 PM - 3:00 PM

Directions to this location: Children's - Main

Summary: Stories songs and fun for children with special needs, their friends and families.

STEM Imagination Builders: Lego Club

Sunday, January 4, 2015 | Other Dates  
3:00 PM - 4:00 PM

Directions to this location: Children's - Main


Preschool Explorers

Thursday, January 8, 2015 | Other Dates  
10:30 AM - 11:30 AM

Directions to this location: Children's - Main

Summary: Preschool Explorers prepares children to enter preschool or kindergarten. The program is based on Common Core Standards used in Pennsylvania schools and provides an opportunity for children to explore their world in a group setting.

Storytime: Sensory Discoveries: A storytime for children with special needs, their friends and families

Sunday, January 11, 2015 | Other Dates  
2:00 PM - 3:00 PM

Directions to this location: Children's - Main

Summary: Stories songs and fun for children with special needs, their friends and families.

STEM Imagination Builders: Lego Club

Sunday, January 11, 2015 | Other Dates  
3:00 PM - 4:00 PM

Directions to this location: Children's - Main


Preschool Explorers

Thursday, January 15, 2015 | Other Dates  
10:30 AM - 11:30 AM

Directions to this location: Children's - Main

Summary: Preschool Explorers prepares children to enter preschool or kindergarten. The program is based on Common Core Standards used in Pennsylvania schools and provides an opportunity for children to explore their world in a group setting.

Game-o-Rama: Chess Classes

Saturday, January 17, 2015 | Other Dates  
12:00 AM
Directions to this location: Children's - Main

Summary: This six-week class starting January 17 teaches winning strategies. And it's a lot of fun! Classes build on each other so plan to attend them all. For kindergarteners to eighth graders who know the names of pieces and their moves.

Kids’ Club: 80 Degrees Below Zero

Saturday, January 17, 2015  
2:30 PM - 3:30 PM

Directions to this location: Children's - Main

Summary: Think it’s cold here? Winter averages 80 degrees below zero in Antarctica. Find out how it and the Arctic differ. We'll watch a glacier collapse. Take part in a simulated whiteout rescue. See a sundog and learn many kinds of ice. For ages 6-12.

Storytime: Sensory Discoveries: A storytime for children with special needs, their friends and families

Sunday, January 18, 2015 | Other Dates  
2:00 PM - 3:00 PM

Directions to this location: Children's - Main

Summary: Stories songs and fun for children with special needs, their friends and families.

STEM Imagination Builders: Lego Club

Sunday, January 18, 2015 | Other Dates  
3:00 PM - 4:00 PM

Directions to this location: Children's - Main


Preschool Explorers

Thursday, January 22, 2015 | Other Dates  
10:30 AM - 11:30 AM

Directions to this location: Children's - Main

Summary: Preschool Explorers prepares children to enter preschool or kindergarten. The program is based on Common Core Standards used in Pennsylvania schools and provides an opportunity for children to explore their world in a group setting.

Game-o-Rama: Chess Classes

Saturday, January 24, 2015 | Other Dates  
12:00 AM
Directions to this location: Children's - Main

Summary: This six-week class Saturdays until February 21 teaches winning strategies. And it's a lot of fun! Classes build on each other so plan to attend them all. For kindergarteners to eighth graders who know the names of pieces and their moves.

Celebrate: The 9th Annual Oakland KazooFest: Pucker up and party!

Sunday, January 25, 2015  
2:00 PM - 4:00 PM

Directions to this location: Children's - Main

Summary: Kazoos will be provided, but you may BYOK if you wish. ANYONE can make music with a kazoo, so . . . "Pucker up and party!" This program is for all ages. Bring the whole family! For more information call (412) 622-3122

STEM Imagination Builders: Lego Club

Sunday, January 25, 2015 | Other Dates  
3:00 PM - 4:00 PM

Directions to this location: Children's - Main


Preschool Explorers

Thursday, January 29, 2015 | Other Dates  
10:30 AM - 11:30 AM

Directions to this location: Children's - Main

Summary: Preschool Explorers prepares children to enter preschool or kindergarten. The program is based on Common Core Standards used in Pennsylvania schools and provides an opportunity for children to explore their world in a group setting.

Game-o-Rama: Chess Classes

Saturday, January 31, 2015 | Other Dates  
12:00 AM
Directions to this location: Children's - Main

Summary: This six-week class Saturdays until February 21 teaches winning strategies. And it's a lot of fun! Classes build on each other so plan to attend them all. For kindergarteners to eighth graders who know the names of pieces and their moves.

STEM Imagination Builders: Lego Club

Sunday, February 1, 2015 | Other Dates  
3:00 PM - 4:00 PM

Directions to this location: Children's - Main


Preschool Explorers

Thursday, February 5, 2015 | Other Dates  
10:30 AM - 11:30 AM

Directions to this location: Children's - Main

Summary: Preschool Explorers prepares children to enter preschool or kindergarten. The program is based on Common Core Standards used in Pennsylvania schools and provides an opportunity for children to explore their world in a group setting.

Game-o-Rama: Chess Classes

Saturday, February 7, 2015 | Other Dates  
12:00 AM
Directions to this location: Children's - Main

Summary: This six-week class Saturdays until February 21 teaches winning strategies. And it's a lot of fun! Classes build on each other so plan to attend them all. For kindergarteners to eighth graders who know the names of pieces and their moves.

STEM Imagination Builders: Lego Club

Sunday, February 8, 2015 | Other Dates  
3:00 PM - 4:00 PM

Directions to this location: Children's - Main


Preschool Explorers

Thursday, February 12, 2015 | Other Dates  
10:30 AM - 11:30 AM

Directions to this location: Children's - Main

Summary: Preschool Explorers prepares children to enter preschool or kindergarten. The program is based on Common Core Standards used in Pennsylvania schools and provides an opportunity for children to explore their world in a group setting.

Game-o-Rama: Chess Classes

Saturday, February 14, 2015 | Other Dates  
12:00 AM
Directions to this location: Children's - Main

Summary: This six-week class Saturdays until February 21 teaches winning strategies. And it's a lot of fun! Classes build on each other so plan to attend them all. For kindergarteners to eighth graders who know the names of pieces and their moves.

STEM Imagination Builders: Lego Club

Sunday, February 15, 2015 | Other Dates  
3:00 PM - 4:00 PM

Directions to this location: Children's - Main


Preschool Explorers

Thursday, February 19, 2015 | Other Dates  
10:30 AM - 11:30 AM

Directions to this location: Children's - Main

Summary: Preschool Explorers prepares children to enter preschool or kindergarten. The program is based on Common Core Standards used in Pennsylvania schools and provides an opportunity for children to explore their world in a group setting.

Game-o-Rama: Chess Classes

Saturday, February 21, 2015 | Other Dates  
12:00 AM
Directions to this location: Children's - Main

Summary: This six-week class Saturdays until February 21 teaches winning strategies. And it's a lot of fun! Classes build on each other so plan to attend them all. For kindergarteners to eighth graders who know the names of pieces and their moves.

STEM All Hands on Tech: Basic Coding

Sunday, February 22, 2015  
12:00 PM - 1:30 PM

Directions to this location: Children's - Main

Summary: Little ones can take part in Steel City Codefest by exploring technology used in CLP's Children's Services.Even the youngest children can get started with basic coding using Beebots, Probots and intuitive iPad apps!

STEM Imagination Builders: Lego Club

Sunday, February 22, 2015 | Other Dates  
3:00 PM - 4:00 PM

Directions to this location: Children's - Main


Preschool Explorers

Thursday, February 26, 2015 | Other Dates  
10:30 AM - 11:30 AM

Directions to this location: Children's - Main

Summary: Preschool Explorers prepares children to enter preschool or kindergarten. The program is based on Common Core Standards used in Pennsylvania schools and provides an opportunity for children to explore their world in a group setting.