This group, which is led by a librarian and a different community leader each month, focuses on fiction and non-fiction of the Black experience. No registration is needed. Join us this month to discuss Kindred by Octavia Butler, co-led by Bekezela Mguni of Dreams of Hope, BOOM Concepts, and the Black Unicorn Library and Archives. […]
Join us on May 24th from 6:00-7:30 PM as we celebrate the third edition of the Large Print Teen Literary Journal. Large Print is a Pittsburgh-based literary journal created for teens, by teens. Large Print promotes outstanding teen writing through a semi-annual publication, which features the work of middle and high school students who live […]
Take part in engaging conversations about contemporary and classic fiction and nonfiction.
See how a serial killer from forty years ago is brought to justice today.
Death is a subject that I think we should all think about more. The most certain thing in life is that it will eventually end. Why then do so many of us not think about or prepare for the inevitable. But where should we start when we contemplate the end of our life. As a […]
What happens when a comedian who loves the comforts of civilization joins a zoologist to seek out endangered species? He falls and breaks his arm getting off a boat. That’s not a joke, it’s the first episode of Last Chance to See with Stephen Fry and Mark Carwardine. Over 20 years ago, Carwardine joined author […]
What could be better than the rich voice of Morgan Freeman paired with adorable penguins waddling through the sparkling Antarctic landscape? That’s right, nothing is better. (Unless, of course, you had the opportunity to meet Morgan Freeman and a penguin at the same time. That might be more awesomeness than anyone could handle, though.) March […]
Bonnie discovers that there’s always something to talk about.
In which a valiant Library Assistant explores a tiny room and creates the library’s West End Historical Collection.