Summer Reading

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                Barrels to Beethoven Instrutional Steel Pan performance 4:00pmJune 27th                Carnegie Science Center “Who Are You?” – DNA testing 4:00pm

June 30th               Pittsburgh Center for Creative Reuse – Birdhouse building 1:00pm

July 2nd                    Carnegie Science Center “Chem in a Bag” – Chemistry 1:00pm

July 5th                     Sister e STEAM ‘Environmental Engineers” – Build a water filter 4:00pm

July 6th                     Mad Science “Slime Time” – Mix up your own slime 4:00pm

July 7th                     Children’s Museum MAKESHOP – 1:00pm

July 12th                 Sister e STEAM “Water Quality Scientist” – Test water samples 4:00pm

July 14th                 Pittsburgh Center for Creative Reuse – Making spy inventions 1:00pm

July 19th                 Sister e STEAM “Icthyology” – Dissect a fish. 4:00pm

July 20th                 Animal Friends Story Time with special guest therapy rabbits 11:30am

July 20th                 Story TellerHear a tall tale with a professional storyteller 4:00pm

July 21st                  Pittsburgh Center for Creative Reuse – Super heroes 1:00pm

July 23rd                 Carnegie Science Center “What Tracks Tell Us” – Animal Tracks 1:00pm

July 25th                 Carnegie Science Center “Sparks Anyone?” – Electricity 4:00pm

July 27th                 Pittsburgh Ballet Theatre “Ballet FUNdamentals” – Storytime and dancing 11:30am

August 3rd             Mad Science “Fuel Your Engine,” – Digestion and nutrition 4:00pm

August 4th             Children’s Museum MAKESHOP – 1:00pm

August 6th             Carnegie Science Center “Spacewalking” – Space travel 1:00pm

August 8th             Carnegie Science Center “Slime Olympics” – Polymers and plastics 4:00pm

August 10th           Pittsburgh Ballet Theatre “Ballet FUNdamentals” – Storytime and dancing 11:30am

August 11th           Carnegie Science Center “Color and Light” – Light and wavelengths 1:00pm

August 13th           Barrels to Beethoven “Summer’s End Party” – Music and pizza 1:00pm