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The 1892 Homestead Strike

By Daniel Ramseier The Carnegie Library of Homestead regularly receives questions about the Homestead Strike of 1892. John and Linda Asmonga published their research about the 1892 Strike in the newsletter of the Homestead & Mifflin Township Historical Society. With their permission, the library has posted their articles here on the website. Strike Victim Burials in the Homestead Cemetery...


Library Closure – 06/09

The Carnegie Library of Homestead will be closed Friday, June 9 while we have new computers installed. We will reopen as usual on Saturday, June 10.



Summer Reading

Your child can sign up for Summer Reading at the library and get a Summer Reading bag, full of stickers, coupons, and a book log to record everything they read this summer. Turn in the book log, and be entered to win prizes! Register at the library.    We're also holding special classes all summer with instructors from the Children's Museum, the Natural History Museum, The Pi...


Library Closure – 05/29

The Carnegie Library of Homestead will be closed Monday, May 29 in observance of Memorial Day. We will reopen as usual on Tuesday, May 30.



Library and Athletic Club Closure – 05/22

The Carnegie Library of Homestead and the Athletic Club will be closed on Monday, May 22. Services will resume as usual on Tuesday, May 23.



Homestead Knitters

On the second and fourth Thursdays of each month at 3:00 pm, our Homestead Knitters group meets to knit, crochet, and socialize. Beginners and advanced knitters are all welcome.



21+ Coloring Lounge at the Carnegie of Homestead

Our 21 and Over Coloring Lounge is scheduled for January 27th, from 5:30-7:30 pm. Enjoy adult coloring pages and adult beverages in the beautiful Carnegie Library of Homestead. Call the library at 412-462-3444 to register



Library Closure – 11/24

  The Carnegie Library of Homestead will be closed¬†Thursday, November 24th in observance of Thanksgiving Day. We will reopen as usual on Friday, November 25th.



Library Closure – 11/12

The Carnegie Library of Homestead will be closed on Saturday, November 12th for the Steel Valley Hall of Fame. Services will resume on Monday, November 14th.