Join KFPL for a variety of fun, exciting P.A. Day programs! Enjoy stories, songs, and simple experiments for young scientists at Calvin Park, watch a family movie or experiment with recycled materials at Isabel Turner, or explore painting with pastels at Artillery Park. Registration may be required.
Programs, Events, Services and Recommendations
Teens are invited to join us for a monthly drop-in manga, comics and writers' workshop. Read the latest manga in KFPL's collection, work on mini-projects that will help you hone your writing and drawing skills, or bring your own projects and materials, and work creatively in an encouraging, open studio environment. This month, we'll be at our Isabel Turner branch on November 23, from 6 p.m. to 8 p.m.
Families with children ages 4 and up are invited to join Shoestring Opera for their performance of The Magic Flute. Since 2004, Shoestring Opera has adapted classic operas in an exuberant, child-friendly format with an emphasis on storytelling and musical excellence.
The Pittsburgh branch Teen Advisory Group invites you to join them for a scavenger hunt and riddle game with varying levels of difficulty for all ages. Help them save the library from winter creatures!
Canadian picture book author and illustrator Elly MacKay stuns again with her newest release, Waltz of the Snowflakes. Research has shown that the most important thing parents can do to help their children acquire language, prepare for school, and develop a love of learning is to read to them. So check out one of MacKay's beautiful paper-cut stories today!