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Spinosaurus Encounter!

The  Carnegie Museum of Natural History will be presenting their “Spinosaurus Encounter" show here at the library. This educational and entertaining performance introduces the audience to Spiny, the museum’s 10 foot tall 15 foot long mechanical Spinosaurus dinosaur puppet. Call 412-462-3444 to RSVP.



Libations at the Library – 10/08

Join us on Saturday, October 8 from 7:30pm to 10:00pm as the Friends of the Carnegie Library of Homestead once again host Libations at the Library. This is an event you won’t want to miss. All proceeds from this fundraiser will be used to benefit the Homestead Library. The cost to attend the event is $50 in advance or $60 at the door. We look forward to seeing you at the Library on Octob...


Munhall Borough’s Annual Community Day

Please join us at Munhall Borough's Annual Community Day on Saturday September 17.  11am-7pm - rain or shine. Kickoff the event with our annual Junior Olympics, sponsored by Lloyd Insurance Group. Kids through age 12 can race through various obstacles and sports challenge to win medals in each division. Registration on site at 10:30.  Races start at 11am. Noon will start the adult and fa...


Library Closure – 07/04

The Carnegie Library of Homestead will be closed on Monday, July 4th to celebrate the Independence Day holiday. Services will resume on Tuesday, July 5th.



Kindergarten Prep

Wednesdays at 11:30, we'll be offering a special "Kindergarten Prep" edition of story time. We'll practice the skills that young children entering Kindergarten, Headstart, and Pre-K programs need to succeed. We'll hear stories to develop literacy, do crafts to develop motor skills, and repeat rhymes to develop phonemic awareness. For children ages two to five.



Summer Reading

It's Summer Reading at the Carnegie of Homestead!  Read seven books and be entered to win prizes. Fill out a reading log at the library. Attend free educational events all summer long. Check the library's calendar or get a paper copy for more info. We're kicking things off with a steel pan performance by Barrels to Beethoven.  June 20th at 4:00 pm. June 20th         ...


Closed for Memorial Day

The Carnegie Library of Homestead will be closed on Monday, May 30th in observance of Memorial Day.



Are YOU registered to vote?

Are you registered to vote? Elections are fast approaching, so take the time to make sure you are ready and informed! The last day to register to vote in the April Pennsylvania Primary is March 28, and the last day to register to vote in the General Election is October 11. You can now register to vote on the PA Online Voter Registration website. Visit the League of Women Voters of Greater Pittsbu...


Aquatic Easter Egg Hunt

Interested in a different type of Easter Egg Hunt? Join us in the pool on Saturday, March 19th at 11am for a fun aquatic egg hunt followed by free swim until 1pm. $5 per family? Every child wins a prize! Space is limited! For more information email javerbuck@gmail.com, call the office at 412.462.3444 ext 2 or register at the Athletic Club office



Carnegie Library of Homestead Chess Club

The library’s chess club provides players of all skill levels a chance to get in a game and meet other people interested in chess. All ages. Every 2nd and 4th Saturday of the month. 1:00—4:00 pm