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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

Pittsburgh to the Moon Lecture with Moonshot Museum (Adults)

2950 West Liberty Avenue Pittsburgh

Moonshot Museum will discuss Pittsburgh’s contributions to the future of space exploration.  Meet the fleet of robotic landers and rovers, under construction on Pittsburgh’s Northside, that will return America to the lunar surface. Using astronomy visualization software, explore lunar craters, mountains, and “seas.”  Explore the predictive power of science fiction in shaping visions for future lunar settlements. This program is intended for adults, but young adults with an interest in space exploration are also welcome.