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April 8 is Holocaust Remembrance Day, to reflect upon the loss of 6 million Jewish people and many thousands of other groups, including Roma and people with disabilities. Author-librarian Rebecca O’Connell compiled a short list of books to help adults … Continue reading →
We’re so proud of our local authors (and librarians)! Rebecca O’Connell, author of The Baby Goes Beep and Danny Is Done with Diapers, has written another fun book for busy babies.
Enjoy a storytime featuring Anne’s newest book, When You Are Camping, and outdoor-inspired activities. Even if you’ve never gone camping (or wanted to!) you’ll love this story about splashing in puddles, chasing fireflies, and other outdoor delights.
Librarian, professor, storyteller, and award-winning author Margaret Hodges would have been 100 years old today.
Come to the Winter Read-a-Thon Read-In on Saturday, January 8 and hear local authors read their books aloud. If your friends and neighbors have pledged to support you in the Winter Read-a-thon, coming to this program helps you help the … Continue reading →
What were your favorite children’s books of 2010? CLP’s own Lisa Dennis writes about some of her favorites here in the Pittsburgh Post Gazette.
“Become a children’s librarian.” That’s what illustrator Anne Lee recommends to children who want to be illustrators. At the Meet Your Neighbor program yesterday, Anne explained that becoming a children’s librarian is a great way to learn about books, illustration, … Continue reading →
When Pittsburgh author Elizabeth Fitzgerald Howard presented a program here in June, I was lucky enough to get her to autograph my personal copy of Virgie Goes to School with Us Boys. I’m going to bring that signed copy … Continue reading →
Have you ever re-read a childhood favorite and been disappointed to find it no longer means as much to you? I’m sorry to say, I’ve been there. Every so often, books I remember as dear friends, as portals to … Continue reading →
Elizabeth Fitzgerald Howard, award-winning author—and Pittsburgher!—brings her family stories to life in an interactive program featuring books, stories, and lots of fancy hats. Sunday, June 20 at 2:00 Dr. Howard’s books will be for sale at the event, and … Continue reading →