Due to an overwhelming response, the registration period for Pirates Tales 2019 has closed for the season. Thank you for stepping up to the plate this summer. You knocked summer reading right out of the park!
The Pittsburgh Pirates will notify all GRAND SLAM winners directly with information on Pirates Tales Day at PNC Park.
This summer, read your way to a Pirates home game at PNC Park!* All you have to do is read one book a week! Once you complete a book, log it here or complete the Pirates Tales Entry Form and submit it to your local librarian.
As you read more books, you will progress around the bases, with the ultimate goal of hitting a Grand Slam!**
- SINGLE – Read 5 Books (Pirates baseball bat pen)
- DOUBLE – Read 10 Books (Pirates baseball wristband)
- TRIPLE – Read 15 Books (Pirates baseball socks)
- HOME RUN – Read 20 Books (Pirates baseball cap & tickets)
- GRAND SLAM – Read 21 Books or more (Earn an entry to win an invitation to Pirates Tales Day at PNC Park/Date: TBD)
The library that has the most Pirates Tales participants will win a pizza party with the Pirate Parrot!
Carnegie Library of Pittsburgh patrons enter your books here.
Patrons of other participating libraries can enter their books online via the following links:
- Andrew Bayne Memorial Library
- Avalon Public Library
- Bethel Park Public Library
- Bridgeville Public Library
- Clairton Public Library
- Community Library of Castle Shannon
- Crafton Public Library
- Green Tree Public Library
- Mt. Lebanon Public Library
- Northern Tier Public Library
- Pleasant Hills Public Library
- Robinson Township Library
- Sewickley Public Library
- South Fayette Township Library
- South Park Township Library
- Upper St. Clair Public Library
Patrons of other libraries can print and complete a Pirates Tales Entry Form and return it to your neighborhood librarian.
* Readers must be between the ages of 4 -18 and live in Allegheny County.
** While supplies last.