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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.



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.



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.



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.



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...


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      



Holiday Closures

This holiday season, the Carnegie Library of Homestead will be closed on: Thursday, December 24th (Christmas Eve) Friday, December 25th (Christmas Day) Thursday, December 31st (New Year’s Eve) Friday, January 1st (New Year’s Day) We will be open as scheduled on any days not listed.