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Labor Day Closure

Both the Athletic Club and the library will be closed on Monday, September 1st in honor of Labor Day. We will reopen as usual on Tuesday, September 2nd.



Author Philip Beard Visit 9/30

Swing, Philip Beard's third and most accomplished novel, is a switch-hitter: changing up between two converging narratives. The result is a multifaceted meditation on childhood heroes, the beauty of baseball and the power of love to heal a family in crisis. John Kostka is three feet tall but larger than life, moving through the world on gloved hands and powerful arms as if on a set of parallel...


Libations at the Library

Join us on Saturday, October 18, 2014 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 to keep the community vibrant with history and a place to learn. The evening's program at the Carnegie Library of Hom...


Holocaust Survivor and Author Fritz Ottenheimer Visit 9/9

Fritz Ottenheimer was born in Constance, Germany in 1925.  He was eight years old when Adolf Hitler came to power, and, in the years that followed, he and his family were subjected to the increased restrictions and hateful propaganda that were directed against Germany's Jewish population. In May of 1939 (when Fritz was fourteen), just before the start of World War II, the Ottenheimer ...