When it comes to genealogy, it’s really NOT “all on line.” If you’re serious about breaking though those “brick walls” in your family tree research, you’ll need to step away from the computer and go on a few field trips.
Family history field trips…to another town, a local cemetery, or another country…can give your priceless results.
Learn how to prepare and how to make the best use of your time!
Pittsburgh is a hardworking city. And hard workers sometimes enjoy the occasional spirit. So, when Prohibition hit the Steel City, it created a level of violence and corruption residents had never witnessed. Join author Richard Gazarik as he details the shady side of the Steel City during a tumultuous era.
Gazarik is a former reporter for the Tribune-Review and has written several books about historical events in the Pittsburgh area.
Thanks to a generous grant from the State of Pennsylvania, we have a LOT of really fun blocks, everything from large wooden shapes to Lincoln Logs to Magna Tiles. We invite families and children (under 6) to come in and play and build!
Next session will be Monday, November 27 at 6pm. C’mon in and build!
Thanks to many generous donors, we have enough Lego bricks to REALLY have fun!
Next gathering? Tuesday, Nov. 21 at 6:30pm. These are regular-sized Lego bricks, so please, no little ones. It’s just open-play building. Let’s see what your kids can do!
Rock Painting for families and kids.
Saturday September 7th at 6:00PM
Open to all, but registration required, limited number of places. Call the Children’s library to sign up.
Our Eclipse Event – August 21 from 1-4PM
Join us at the library for this special Event. We will be giving away FREE GLASSES for VIEWING, while supplies last.
Eclipse Safety Tips
- Never look at the sun without eye protection
- If your eclipse glasses are scratched or damaged in any way, they are NOT safe to use.
- Dark Sunglasses are NOT adequate protection during an eclipse.
- Make sure your eclipse glasses have ISO 12312-2:2015 on them.