Carnegie Library of Pittsburgh - Main (Oakland) will close at 3 pm on Friday, May 2. Customers may pick up holds or return items at the main entrance until 5 pm or visit other CLP locations.
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6:30 PM - 8:00 PM

Directions to this location: Allegheny

Summary: Find out why readers and critics alike are buzzing about crime novelist Kathleen George. Join Ms. George as she discusses her newest releases, A Measure of Blood and Johnstown Girls.
2:30 PM
Directions to this location: Downtown & Business

Summary: Acclaimed author Michael Sims will present his new book The Adventures of Henry David Thoreau: A Young Man’s Unlikely Path to Walden Pond.
3:00 PM - 5:00 PM

Summary: Women are emerging as a driving force in the bicycling community. In this talk Bike Pittsburgh will report on both local and national Women and Biking forums, and what more women biking means for Pittsburgh.
6:30 PM
Directions to this location: Squirrel Hill

Summary: Join Pittsburgh native Leah Vincent as she discusses her memoir, Cut Me Loose: Sin and Salvation After My Ultra-Orthodox Girlhood.
12:00 PM - 1:00 PM

Directions to this location: Allegheny

Summary: Curious about the Allegheny Commons? Take a walk in the park with Allegheny Commons Initiative. Discover the hidden treasures of the local parks.
2:00 PM
Directions to this location: Squirrel Hill

Summary: Kevin Farkas, Director of Veteran Voices of Pittsburgh Oral History Initiative, will talk about his group's work capturing, preserving and sharing the stories of local veterans.
6:00 PM - 7:30 PM

Summary: Pittsburgh resident Jacob Bacharach discusses his debut novel, The Bend of the World, a coming-of-age story reminiscent of Michael Chabon's Mysteries of Pittsburgh.
6:00 PM - 7:30 PM

Summary: Johnstown native Kathleen George comes to Writers LIVE with The Johnstown Girls, a hybrid novel combining historical themes with whodunit mystery, set in her hometown in 1989, 100 years after the great Johnstown flood.
3:00 PM - 5:00 PM

Summary: Barbara Johnstone, a professor at Carnegie Mellon University, will discuss her new book Speaking Pittsburghese: The Story of a Dialect. Book signing to follow.
3:00 PM - 5:00 PM

Summary: Award-winning Pittsburgh writer Abby Mendelson will tell the story of his new book Pittsburgh Prays: Thirty-Six House of Worship, celebrating the art, architecture, and history of this area's most renowned sacred places.
 
 

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