Dormont Public Library offers a variety of programs for children, young adults, and adults. Regular, recurring programs are listed here. For more information on any of these programs or to register, please contact us at 412-531-8754.
Origami Paper Crafts Workshop
Held on the fourth Saturday of each month, from 1-2 PM. Learn the ancient Japanese art of origami in this unique paper crafts workshop, in partnership with the Origami Club of Pittsburgh. We’ll be making a variety of origami items. This program is recommended for adults, teens, and children 3rd grade and up
Chess for Beginners
The game of kings, for elementary school students or beginners of any age. Chess sessions are held on the 1st and 3rd Saturdays monthly, at 10 AM.
Read To Me Storytime
Stories and crafts for children in preschool through 2nd grade. Read To Me Storytime runs at 10:30 AM every Tuesday and Wednesday for six weeks and then takes two weeks off.
Stories and crafts for children of all ages. Saturday Storytime is held on the 2nd and 4th Saturday of each month at 10:30 AM.
Tail Waggin’ Storytime
Tail Waggin’ Storytime is for children in kindergarten through 5th grade who would like to practice their reading skills with special storytime listening dogs. The group meets on the fourth Thursday each month at 7 PM. Registration for this program is required, and there is a limit of 16 participants.
Storytime listening dogs provided by Therapy Dogs International, Golden Triangle Chapter.
This program is for children ages 3 and up who love building with LEGO bricks! Bring your own or use ours. LEGO Club meets on the second and fourth Saturdays of each month at 11:30 AM.
Book Discussion Group
The Adult Evening Book Discussion group meets on the last Wednesday of the month at 7 PM to discuss books on a wide variety of topics.
South Hills Dormont Book Club
This group meets on the first Wednesday of each month at 7 PM.