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Annual Fair

It's time for the Annual Fair at the Carnegie of Homestead! Meet us on the new back patio on Saturday August 16 from Noon to 3pm for a day of entertainment, fun, and food. There will be live music featuring Martin the Troubadour. Kids will have a chance to get up close and personal with our Touch-a-Truck area featuring fire trucks, bulldozers and big-rig tow trucks.  There will also be face...

Sam Hazo Author Visit 8/7

Former Pennsylvania poet laureate Sam Hazo will be coming to the library to kick off our visiting authors series on Thursday, August 7 at 6pm. He's spoken at the United Nations, the Marine Corps Officers Reunion and in Shakespeare's hometown - now he'll be at the Carnegie Library of Homestead!

Maker Camp is Here!

Calling all teen makers! Join us tomorrow for the first day of our Maker Camp. We'll get a virtual visit with Buzz Aldrin - the second man on the moon - then try our hand at building our own rockets and a rocket launcher. The program is open to teens 13+ and is from 11am-2pm. Hope to see you there!

Library, Athletic Club Closed for Fourth of July

The Carnegie Library of Homestead will be closed on Friday, July 4 to celebrate the Independence Day holiday. Services will resume as normal on Saturday, July 5.

Summer Reading Program

Summer is almost here, which means that the Carnegie Library of Homestead's Summer Reading Program is about to kick off. This year's theme is Fizz Boom Read!, and we'll be featuring science and reading-based fun for all ages. Pick up your reading log and  information pack at the library starting June 9th. There is a program for everyone: pre-readers, K-5th Grade, 6th Grade-12th Grade, and adul...

Take the Next Step

The University of Pittsburgh’s University Center for Social and Urban Research and Institute for Entrepreneurial Excellence will be sponsoring “The Second Step: Developing a Business Plan” workshop on June 4th, from 5:30pm - 7:30pm. This workshop is designed to help you learn how to draft a business plan, which is invaluable in garnering the support critical to the growth of your business...

Pirate Tales Kickoff

Fans of summer, baseball, and reading unite! Pirate Tales is having its kickoff tomorrow, Thursday May 29th at the Carnegie Library of Homestead. Come meet a Pirates player and of course the Pirate Parrot!

Memorial Day Closure

The Athletic Club and the library will both be closed on Monday, May 26th in honor of Memorial Day. We will reopen as usual on Tuesday, May 27th.

Teen Tech Zone Tuesdays!

Wanted to try Photoshop, but didn't know where you could find it? How about remixing a beat to put in the background of your latest computer animated YouTube video? You can do that and more at Teen Tech Zone. Teen Tech Zone will now be on Tuesday afternoons from 3:45-4:45, starting May 13th and running through the summer. Teens 11-18 can come to create and learn with desktop publishing, web design...

Like the heat? Try Pyrotopia!

We've finally gotten a bit of warm weather here in the Steel Valley! There's a lot more heat coming this Saturday, May 10th in Munhall's Westfield Park - Pyrotopia, a festival of the fire arts! The Volcano Village will be open from 12-4, and the library will be there to help celebrate! We'll have some experiments and crafts to make things light up and glow - come check us out!  Update: Due...