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Press Contact: Suzanne Thinnes

Communications Manager
Carnegie Library of Pittsburgh
4400 Forbes Avenue
Pittsburgh, PA 15213

412.688.8609 (fax)
412.983.9409 (cell)

News Releases

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Children and their families are invited to "pucker up and party" at Carnegie Library of Pittsburgh's 9th Annual KazooFest.
This innovative learning experience stimulates creativity and helps children develop early learning skills. The Library's KazooFest celebrates National Kazoo Day (January 28) as well as commemorates Mozart's birthday (January 27, 1756).


Carnegie Library of Pittsburgh Board Meets Approves 2015 Budget and Fundraising Initiative to Support Library Services
During its regular meeting on December 15, Carnegie Library of Pittsburgh's Board of Trustees approved the Library's 2015 operating budget, five year operating budget projections and unanimously voted to launch a board-led, comprehensive major gifts fundraising initiative to support strategic investments in library services.

Meet Five Local Entrepreneurs Who are Using Technology to Develop Exciting Projects
Carnegie Library of Pittsburgh's Show Your Work: 5 people. 5 minutes. One unique library experience.

Pittsburgh ACLU And Carnegie Library of Pittsburgh Do Something B.A.D.
Banned After Dark celebrates the naughtier side of our freedom of expression

Engaging Teens in Meaningful Ways
New dynamic space at Carnegie Library of Pittsburgh – East Liberty opens Saturday, October 18, providing educational, recreational and life skills to area teens.

Cirque: A Fantastical Evening
Explore the mystical, dark and beautiful world of the night-time circus at Carnegie Library of Pittsburgh's After Hours @ the Library fundraiser

Carnegie Library of Pittsburgh Opens Expanded Facility in Hazelwood Center
An expanded Library and new community center is enhancing educational services in Pittsburgh's Hazelwood neighborhood. Located just a block away from its previous site, Carnegie Library of Pittsburgh - Hazelwood's new facility adds 3,500 square feet, doubling the space for resources and programming. In addition to the Library, the Hazelwood Center at 5000 Second Avenue offers space for the Early Learning Hub of Hazelwood and the Greater Hazelwood Family Center - two educational partners whose focus is on early childhood.

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