Summer Reading

Summer Reading starts June 14! Reading! Log your reading from June 14-August 7 with the free Beanstack app! If you’re new to Beanstack, sign up here.  Search for “Carnegie Library of Pittsburgh” as your library, and choose “Andrew Carnegie Free Library & Music Hall” as your location. Be sure to select the Challenge called “Summer Reading Read More

We’re Fine-Free!

It’s true – we are joining more than thirty other public libraries in Allegheny County to eliminate fines on library materials returned late! Why is the Library fine-free now?  Simply put, fines keep people away from the Library! We understand that sometimes life gets in the way of returning your materials on time, and when Read More

Library Park’s Grand Opening

The grand opening of Library Park on April 23, 2022 began with highland piper Evan Burlew processing up the walkway and ended with the BGV’s concert on the piazza in front of the Music Hall steps.  In between hundreds of visitors young and old from near and far streamed up and down to enjoy crafts, Read More

Love Your Library

For the eighth year, the Jack Buncher Foundation has generously provided $200,000 for a prorated match for all donations received by Allegheny County libraries in September 2023. This is a great opportunity to make your gift to the Andrew Carnegie Free Library & Music Hall go even farther! Make your donation through our PayPal page, Read More

Experience Kits

Check out an Experience Kit and get free admission for up to two adults and six kids to area museums and historic sites! To reserve your kit, please call 412-276-3456, or email acfreelibraryandmusichall@gmail.com. Reserved kits may be picked up on Tuesdays, and are due by the end of the next Monday. One kit per household, Read More

National Poetry Month

National Poetry Month Check out our month-long celebration of National Poetry month! With readings, workshops, and competitions, there are so many ways to enjoy and appreciate poetry! These events are made possible through the generous partnership of the following: Modern Mercantile More Than Words Red Brick Poetry Pittsburgh Poetry Collective