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Summer Reading Program 2024

2950 West Liberty Avenue Pittsburgh

Dormont Library's Summer Reading Program for 2024 runs from June 15 to August 10. This year's theme is "Adventure Begins at Your Library."We have a lineup of special events for all ages; please take a look around this calendar or stop in at the front desk for a paper schedule!

Summer Reading Weekday Storytime (Afternoon)

2950 West Liberty Avenue Pittsburgh

Part of the Dormont Library Summer Reading Program. Enjoy an adventure-themed story and craft with library staff. Weekday Storytimes are for children in birth through 2nd Grade. All weekday storytimes for a given week have the same story and craft, so feel free to attend whichever works best for you.Week 1: CampingWeek 2: SlothsWeek 3: OttersWeek 4: SnakesWeek 5: TigersWeek 6: AlligatorsWeek 7: ButterfliesWeek 8: Pandas

Nihonga Japanese Traditional Painting & Sumi-e Workshop

2950 West Liberty Avenue Pittsburgh

Registration for this event is now full. You can visit the Japan-America Society of Pennsylvania's website to be added to the waitlist.Explore nihonga Japanese-style painting with local artist Hiromi Katayama! Building on traditional techniques, the term nihonga (日本画) was coined in the Meiji period (1868-1912) as a conscious effort to preserve and promote Japanese artistic forms in reaction to Western-style painting, or yōga (洋画). Hiromi will introduce the special water-based pigments and painting techniques to demonstrate different varieties of this … Read More