Registration is required for some children and teen programs as noted. You may register online, in person at the children and teen reference desk or call 412-366-8100, extension 123.
**Reminder: If there is a delay in the Library’s opening due to inclement weather, morning programs will be cancelled.
Every Wednesday until April 25
9:30 a.m. or 10:30 a.m.
Children ages 3 to 5 can come on down to the Library for a 30-minute storytime every Wednesday. Children can enjoy stories, songs, rhymes and rhythms. This program runs at the same time as our new Storytime Tots, but is meant for children in (or about to enter) preschool. No registration required!
Tuesdays until April 24
10-10:45 a.m. or 1-1:45 p.m.
Children in preschool or kindergarten are invited to join Miss Kim for STEM Storytime under the tree in the Children and Teen Department. We meet each Tuesday for stories, songs, experiments, and activities related to Science Technology Engineering and Math. No registration is required for this program.
Music and Movement
Thursdays at 10 a.m. until April 26
Join us for Music and Movement under the tree in the Children and Teen Services Department! Children able to sit through a thirty minute storytime with music, simple instruments, scarves, and dancing are welcome to join us. No registration is necessary for this program.
Musical Storytime with the North Hills Elementary Orchestra
Friday, March 9 at 10 a.m. – register
Preschoolers are invited to learn about the stringed instrument family while enjoying a hands-on, jump around musical storytime. Registration is required.
Zachariah Ohora Author Visit
Wednesday, April 11 at 6:30 p.m.
Ross Community Center
Zachariah Ohora, nationally known author and illustrator will be coming to talk with kids about his writing and drawing. Crafts, activities and a book signing round out the evening. If you are a “My Cousin Momo”, “The Not So Quiet Library” or a “No Fits, Nilson!” fan, you won’t want to miss this. No registration required. This program is intended for children from preschool age through second grade.
Note: This program will be held at the Ross Community Center, 1000 Ross Municipal Drive, Pittsburgh, PA 15237
Kindergarten Boot Camp
Thursdays, July 19, 26, August 2, 9 at 10:30 a.m.
A little bit nervous about the big step? Join us for stories and activities designed to give you Kinder-confidence! This program is for preschoolers entering kindergarten in the fall of 2018.