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Carnegie Library of Pittsburgh 2022 Summer Reading Extravaganza

Presented by Carnegie Library of Pittsburgh at Carnegie Library of Pittsburgh - Main (Oakland), Pittsburgh PA

Jun 12 2022
Carnegie Library of Pittsburgh 2022 Summer Reading Extravaganza

Carnegie Library of Pittsburgh is hosting its 2022 Summer Reading Extravaganza at its main location in Oakland on Sunday, June 12 from noon to 5 p.m.

The Extravaganza marks the beginning of the Library’s 2022 Summer Reading program, which is designed to mitigate the learning slip children experience over the summer and provide an outlet for families to learn and read together.

The event will feature live performances, crafts, games, storytelling, food trucks, a scavenger hunt and more.


Carnegie Library of Pittsburgh - Main (Oakland)

Carnegie Library of Pittsburgh - Main (Oakland), 4400 Forbes Avenue, Pittsburgh, PA

Full map and directions


Main Library

CLP – Main has two accessible entrances. The first is via a lift underneath the library’s main entrance facing Schenley Plaza. The lift is accessible via a set of sidewalk switchbacks to the right of the front steps. There is a switch assisted door that leads to the lift.

The other way to enter the Main Library is from the library/museum parking lot opposite Craig St. There is designated accessible parking both above ground and in the garage. From the garage, take the elevators to the 6th floor and exit to the left. Access to the library is through the Portal Entrance. Once you pass through the glass doors take the left side ramp and make the first right turn into the hallway with the photographs on the wall. Follow the signs for the Library Elevator.

Restrooms are fully accessible.

 Bus Routes

54C, 61A, 61B, 61C, 67A, 67C, 67E, 67F, 67J, 69, 71A, 71B, 71C, 71D, 75, 93

All bus routes are subject to change. Please visit the Port Authority of Allegheny County for up-to-date schedules.


Users requiring further information or assistance can reach the library at 412.622.3114

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