Upcoming Summer Events:

Summer Reading Club!

Our Summer Reading Club is June 18th-August 6th and all grades are invited to participate! Our kickoff event is June 18th, 10am-6pm in the Studio space. We’ll be making slime to celebrate! Join us to prevent summer slide and win some awesome stuff!

How it works:

  1. Sign-up and receive your Book Log and Activity Sheet. Sign-ups begin June 18th at our Kickoff Event! After the 18th you can get your materials at the circulation desk.
  2. Hand in your finished Book Log and receive some cool prizes!
  3. Hand in your completed Activity Sheet and you’ll get to participate in our raffle! Check out our display case next to the circulation desk to see what you could win!
  4. Everyone who completes the SRC requirements is invited to our ending party, featuring live animals! This is an invitation-only event!

 

Drop-by Fridays!

Looking for something to do this summer? Come by every other Friday from 11:00 am – 4:30 pm. We’ll be having drop-by activities twice a month. Contact Elizabeth for more information.

S.T.E.A.M and Snack

Monday, June 11, 4:00 PM – 5:30 PM

The after-school program formerly known as Craft and Snack has a new name! S.T.E.A.M stands for Science, Technology, Engineering, Art, and Math! Join Miss Elizabeth after-school for fun activities. This summer we’ll be turning old CDs into art to be displayed in the library.
Grades 5-8.
Snacks provided for participants.
LOCATION: Studio

CONTACT:  Elizabeth Shedlock  412-276-3456 x11  shedlocke@einetwork.net

Lego Club

LOCATION: Studio
2nd Wednesday of the month 4-5:30 pm. Create with Legos! Free play or tackle a build challenge!
Ages 5-10.

S.T.E.A.M. on Saturdays, Grades K – 4
Saturday, June 16, 2:00 – 3:00pm


Join Miss Elizabeth in exploring the exciting world of S.T.E.A.M.! A new program for grades K-4 featuring hands-on activities! Parent/guardian presence required.
CONTACT:  Elizabeth Shedlock  412-276-3456×11 or see www.carnegiecarnegie.org


SENSORY STORYTIME
Wednesday, June 20, 5:45 – 6:30 pm, Ages 2-5

A new monthly story time for Children that engages all of the senses! Featuring stories, songs, and activities.

MATH 4U
Monday, June 25, 10:00 – 11:00 am

Call all soon to be kindergarteners to participate in the summer programs, Math and Science $U. We meet twice weekly. Registration is required so pick up a form at the circulation desk.

LIBRARIES ROCK!
Wednesday, June 27, 1:00 – 6:00pm

Libraries rock! We need to paint rocks to decorate our shelves, and we want your help! What will you design?  All ages.


Weekly Story Times
Babies and Books Story Time – Tuesdays at 10:30 for ages 0-2 1/2
Preschool Story Time – Thursdays at 10:30 ages 0-6; crafts and stories

Homework Help
Tuesdays and Wednesdays, a tutor will be at the library after school for math and reading help! Work one on one or in small groups. No appointment necessary!
Tuesdays = Grades 1 – 3
Wednesdays
= Grades 4 – 6

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Building Your Family’s Home LibraryAges 8 - 11

The ALA-Children’s Book Council (CBC) Joint Committee has created this bibliography to provide guidance to parents, grandparents, and others interested in assembling a high-quality library for their children at home, or request to borrow from us!

Ages 0 -3
Ages 4 – 7
Ages 8 – 11
Ages 12 -14 

Fun & Games with Angelina Ballerina             

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Games and pictures with Bob the Builder, Wendy and Pilchard

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PBS Kids – Lots of activities full of your favorite PBS characters

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FunologyFunology

A site for kids’ activities, experiments, games, magic tricks, jokes and more. For ages 9 and up.

 

 

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Children’s Resources to Online Databases

Access additional resource at home, outside the library, using your library card number. Click on the icon.

 

 

 

Cruise Into Kindergarten

Cruise into kindergarten online game designed by Pennsylvania Public Libraries to strengthen early literacy, math, and science skills.

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