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2006 News Releases

Repairs Slated to Begin on Allegheny Regional Building
(11/14/2006)

Andrew Carnegie Author David Nasaw Begins Book Tour at Carnegie Library of Pittsburgh
Celebrated historian David Nasaw will debut his new biography, Andrew Carnegie, at Carnegie Library of Pittsburgh October 24. (10/12/2006)

Banned Books Reading Marks Eleventh Anniversary
The Greater Pittsburgh Chapter of the ACLU-PA, Carnegie Library of Pittsburgh and WYEP 91.3 FM will present the 11th annual "Banned Books Reading" on Monday, September 25, 2006 at 7:00 pm in the Carnegie Library Lecture Hall in Oakland. (9/18/2006)

It's "Lights, Camera, Action!" For Area Teens
Aspiring Filmmakers Find Their Voice at Carnegie Library of Pittsburgh's Free Digital Video Production Class (9/6/2006) (.pdf format)

Satirist Christopher Buckley Opens the Drue Heinz Lectures 2006-2007 Season
.pdf format (9/6/2006)

Repairs to Begin on Carnegie Library of Pittsburgh - Allegheny Regional
.pdf format (8/30/2006)

Carnegie Library of Pittsburgh Completes Woods Run Renovation
CLP - Woods Run celebrates grand re-opening August 5th. (7/19/2006)

Harry and the Potters
(7/3/2006)

Winners of High School Photo Contest
(6/21/2006)

Governor Ed Rendell Pledges $7.5 Million to Carnegie Library of Pittsburgh's Capital Campaign
(6/5/2006)

Carnegie Library of Pittsburgh Continues Plans for North Side Summer Reading Program
North Side residents will be able to register for Carnegie Library of Pittsburgh - Allegheny Regional's Summer Reading Program online and visit with their favorite librarians at various neighborhood locations until an interim library space is found. (5/26/2006)

WDUQ: StoryCorps is Coming to Pittsburgh to Record the Stories of Our Region
WDUQ 90.5 FM and the Carnegie Library of Pittsburgh are bringing StoryCorps to Pittsburgh June 8 through July 2. StoryCorps, a national oral history project, will be collecting the stories of people from throughout southwestern Pennsylvania to add to the national audio archives at the Library of Congress.
(.pdf format) (5/18/2006)

Carnegie Library of Pittsburgh - Allegheny Regional Update
(5/12/2006)

Carnegie Library of Pittsburgh Unveils Results of Economic Impact Study
Reinforces library's critical role in strengthening communities and reaching region's youth. CLP annually sustains more than 700 jobs, an economic return of $91 million, and an additional $41 million in estimated value to the community. (4/27/2006)

After Work. After Hours. After Wordz.
Carnegie Library of Pittsburgh Announces Concert Series Lineup: Jazz Sensation Kenny Blake to Open Series April 28th. (4/20/2006)

Carnegie Library of Pittsburgh - Allegheny Regional Remains Closed Indefinitely
Damage to building a public safety concern. (4/14/2006)

Bestselling author of Judy Moody series and Pittsburgh Native Megan McDonald to Close Season of Black, White & Read All Over
(4/6/2006)

The Mouse that ROARS in Southwestern PA
Local collaborative partnership introduces Pennsylvania's first "One Book, Every Young Child" initiative to area families. (3/27/2006)

Library's Mental Health & Wellness Series Receives State Honors
(3/30/2006)

Award-Winning Children's Author Ashley Bryan Featured at Famly Series, Black, White & Read All Over
(2/20/2006)

Pulitzer Prize Winner Frank McCourt to Appear at the Drue Heinz Lecture Series
(2/20/2006)

Zelienople Postal Carrier Wins Award
"Western Pennsylvania Postal Carrier of the Year" Awarded by Carnegie Library for the Blind and Physically Handicapped. (2/17/2006)

Pittsburgh Steelers Trivia Have You Frazzled? Ask a Librarian!
Carnegie Library of Pittsburgh proves it may be Pittsburgh's "Biggest Steeler Fan." (1/30/2006)

Favorite Children's Author Thacher Hurd
Featured at Family Series, Black, White & Read All Over (1/25/2006)

Pulitzer Prize-Winning Playwright Suzan-Lori Parks
to Speak at Drue Heinz Lectures (1/27/2006)

New Year's Resolution: A Healthier 2006
Carnegie Library of Pittsburgh's new Digital Library makes health & wellness, popular fiction and non-fiction titles available on customer's mobile devices or home PCs. (1/25/2006)

It's "Lights, Camera, Action!" For Area Teens
Aspiring Filmmakers Find Their Voice at Carnegie Library of Pittsburgh's Free Digital Video Production Class. (1/12/2006)

Carnegie Library of Pittsburgh to Build New Hill District Facility
(1/9/2006)

Carnegie Library of Pittsburgh Welcomes Directors of External Relations and Information Technology
(1/3/2006)