We’re turning the library into an epic mini-golf course just for kids and teens! Come and putt your way through the picture books, tee up by the travel section, and get a hole in one by the holiday books. Stop in any time and no registration is required. For kids and teens of all ages. […]
We’re ready to celebrate and swim with our library friends at our Summer Challenge Pool Party Celebration at the Wilson Park Pool! All kids, teens, and their families who enjoyed the library or participated in the summer challenge are invited to attend! Just be sure to sign up by Tuesday, August 13 so we know […]
As the sky darkens, fireflies light the night. Learn about our official state insect, the fascinating lives they lead, and how we can all play a part in ensuring they are around for the enjoyment of future generations. Allegheny County Park rangers will teach you all about these amazing insects. This program will be inside […]
The usual material for birdhouses is wood. But how do we create a birdhouse from other materials? How about materials we don’t need anymore, such as CD jewel cases, VHS tapes and floppy disks? Teaching artists from the Center for Creative Reuse will teach kids all about constructing bird abodes out of obsolete media. We […]
Stretch, bend, and breathe at this special yoga centered story time! Through books, songs, and movement, we will explore some basic yoga poses and breathing techniques. Recommended for children 3-7. Mats are not required, but participants are welcome to bring one if they want. Make sure to wear comfortable clothing you can move around in. […]
We are celebrating the 50th anniversary of the moon landing at the library with crafts and activities. Children are encouraged to drop in between 10:00 am and 4:00 pm to participate in some fun space themed crafts and games. Please note: crafts will be out in the children’s area of the library for children to […]
Come and learn all about birds, what they eat, and how they eat it! Local environmental educator Verna McGinley will be leading us in stories, puppets, and songs as well as bringing a bird friend to meet. For ages 6-12. Please register in advance.
Come on a safari with us at the library! Use your keen senses of observation to find all the African Animals hiding around the library and win a small prize! The scavenger hunt will be going on all day so come in any time to search for them. For children of all ages. No registration […]
This year we celebrate America’s 243rd Birthday and we’re partying with style! Kick off the holiday celebrations by making a patriotic craft or two with us! Children of all ages can drop into the library between the hours of 10:00 a.m. – 7:00 p.m. on Wednesday to make red, white, and blue crafts that are […]
Join us for board games, puzzles and more. Play an old favorite or learn a new game. The library will supply games for all ages or bring your own favorite to share. Come spend some great family time at the Library! For children ages 3 and up and their caregivers.