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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, 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      

Mon Valley Entrepreneurship Program

Get help starting your own small business. Call 412-624-3095 or email to register for this series of three small business workshops.

21 and Over Coloring Lounge

Get into the adult coloring craze with us while enjoying adult beverages. Cash bar or BYOB. Reduce stress, meet people, and get to know your local librarian.   Call the library to register. 412-462-3444    

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.