Local Authors on Mister Rogers’ Lessons

Join Pittsburgh Arts & Lectures for a virtual event with Gregg Behr and Ryan Rydzewski, authors of “When You Wonder, You’re Learning: Mister Rogers’ Enduring Lessons for Raising Creative, Curious, […]

Learn how to instill your kids with a love of reading in this Kidcast episode

Now that school has started, it’s time to dive into books. We talk to an expert on how to help instill a love of reading your children

6 reasons teens geek out over PhenomeCON, a free fandom convention

The day-long, teen-only event fills the schedule with gaming, hands-on activities and interactive fandom fun.

6 reasons to head to the (awesome) Pittsburgh Children’s Film Festival

Though the programming is intended to entertain kids, these movies will appeal to a wide range of movie buffs.

Celebration of Seeds

Celebration of Seeds: Seventh Annual Seed and Plant Swap Gardening season is on its way, and Phipps Conservatory and Botanical Gardens, Grow Pittsburgh and Carnegie Library of Pittsburgh are here […]

Building Websites: A 4-Week Introduction for Teens

This interactive 4-week class introduces the subjects of web content, HTML, Design, and CSS. Led by local web professionals from Sparkbox, students will combine these subjects to build their own […]

Play by the Fire

Be a part of our annual teen art night, open to anyone age 13–18. MAKE ART with many local organizations. Assemble Carnegie Library of Pittsburgh – Make buttons and take […]

Babies love books: Here are the year’s best bets

Even if babies don’t quite understand all the words, they love cuddling up on a warm lap, looking at pictures and listening to the rhythm of language.

language class

Pittsburgh library language classes deliver communication skills, mental dexterity and culture

When it comes to language skills: “Kids are like sponges. They pick this up so quickly.”