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Summer Reading Program 2024

All Day 6/15 - 8/10
Dormont Public Library
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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...

Library Branch: Dormont Public Library
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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."

This event is in the "Children" group.

LEGO Marble Run (Grade 2-5)

Wednesday, July 24, 2024 at 6:30pm - 7:30pm
Dormont Public Library
Program Type:
STEM
Age Group:
Children
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This is part of Dormont Library's Summer Reading Program for 2024. Experiment with LEGO pieces to create a marble track. This event will be part of our regular Wednesday eveni...

Encouraged
Library Branch: Dormont Public Library
Age Group: Children
Program Type: STEM
Encouraged
Seats Remaining: Unlimited
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This is part of Dormont Library's Summer Reading Program for 2024. 

Experiment with LEGO pieces to create a marble track. This event will be part of our regular Wednesday evening STEM session. 

This event is in the "Children" group.
This event is in the "Teens" group.

Open STEM Lab (Evening)

Wednesday, July 24, 2024 at 6:30pm - 7:30pm
Dormont Public Library
Program Type:
Arts & Crafts, STEM
Age Group:
Children, Teens
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Try out one of our STEM toolkits and learn while you play! Building kits, circuits, robots, and more, supervised by a volunteer.

Encouraged
Library Branch: Dormont Public Library
Age Group: Children, Teens
Program Type: Arts & Crafts, STEM
Encouraged
Seats Remaining: Unlimited
Body:

Try out one of our STEM toolkits and learn while you play! Building kits, circuits, robots, and more, supervised by a volunteer.

This event is in the "Children" group.

Summer Reading Weekday Storytime (Morning)

Thursday, July 25, 2024 at 10:30am - 11:30am
Dormont Public Library
Program Type:
Storytime
Age Group:
Children
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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. Al...

Library Branch: Dormont Public Library
Age Group: Children
Program Type: Storytime
Body:

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.

This event is in the "Children" group.

Summer Reading Weekday Storytime (Afternoon)

Thursday, July 25, 2024 at 1:30pm - 2:30pm
Dormont Public Library
Program Type:
Storytime
Age Group:
Children
Body:

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. Al...

Library Branch: Dormont Public Library
Age Group: Children
Program Type: Storytime
Body:

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.

This event is in the "Adults" group.

Composting 101: From Plate to Soil

Saturday, July 27, 2024 at 9:00am - 10:00am
Dormont Public Library
Program Type:
Lecture
Age Group:
Adults
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Join Sustainable Life Advocate Marty Smyczek in a 2 part collaborative, educational, informative discussion and a hands-on in-the-garden workshop to learn the basics of composting!...

Library Branch: Dormont Public Library
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: Lecture
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Join Sustainable Life Advocate Marty Smyczek in a 2 part collaborative, educational, informative discussion and a hands-on in-the-garden workshop to learn the basics of composting!

Summer Reading Saturday Storytime

Saturday, July 27, 2024 at 10:30am - 11:30am
Dormont Public Library
Program Type:
Storytime
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A story and craft for children and families of all ages to enjoy together. Saturday Storytimes are a little longer and the crafts are a little more complex than Weekday Storytimes....

Library Branch: Dormont Public Library
Program Type: Storytime
Body:

A story and craft for children and families of all ages to enjoy together. Saturday Storytimes are a little longer and the crafts are a little more complex than Weekday Storytimes.

June 22: Dragons

July 13: Jungle Adventure

This event is in the "Children" group.

Summer Reading Weekday Storytime (Afternoon)

Tuesday, July 30, 2024 at 1:30pm - 2:30pm
Dormont Public Library
Program Type:
Storytime
Age Group:
Children
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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. Al...

Library Branch: Dormont Public Library
Age Group: Children
Program Type: Storytime
Body:

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.

This event is in the "Teens" group.

Escape Room Adventure (Teens 6th Grade+)

Tuesday, July 30, 2024 at 6:00pm - 7:45pm
Dormont Public Library
Program Type:
STEM
Age Group:
Teens
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Part of the Summer Reading Program for 2024. It's a secret to everybody. 

Encouraged
Library Branch: Dormont Public Library
Age Group: Teens
Program Type: STEM
Encouraged
Seats Remaining: Unlimited
Body:

Part of the Summer Reading Program for 2024. 

It's a secret to everybody. 

This event is in the "Adults" group.

Property Tax / Rent Rebate Informational Session

Tuesday, July 30, 2024 at 6:00pm - 8:00pm
Dormont Public Library
Program Type:
Lecture
Age Group:
Adults
Body:

Take advantage of the recently announced extension for Property Tax / Rent Rebate applications.You can still apply through December 31, 2024!Find out if you qualify, and how to get...

Encouraged
Library Branch: Dormont Public Library
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: Lecture
Encouraged
Seats Remaining: Unlimited
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Take advantage of the recently announced extension for Property Tax / Rent Rebate applications.
You can still apply through December 31, 2024!
Find out if you qualify, and how to get your rebate if you do!

This event is in the "Children" group.

Summer Reading Weekday Storytime (Morning)

Thursday, August 1, 2024 at 10:30am - 11:30am
Dormont Public Library
Program Type:
Storytime
Age Group:
Children
Body:

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. Al...

Library Branch: Dormont Public Library
Age Group: Children
Program Type: Storytime
Body:

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.

This event is in the "Children" group.

Summer Reading Weekday Storytime (Afternoon)

Thursday, August 1, 2024 at 1:30pm - 2:30pm
Dormont Public Library
Program Type:
Storytime
Age Group:
Children
Body:

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. Al...

Library Branch: Dormont Public Library
Age Group: Children
Program Type: Storytime
Body:

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.

This event is in the "Children" group.

Balloon Car Race (Grade 2-5)

Saturday, August 3, 2024 at 10:00am - 12:00pm
Dormont Public Library
Program Type:
STEM
Age Group:
Children
Body:

This is part of Dormont Library's Summer Reading Program for 2024. Build and race a balloon-powered car made from recyclable materials! How far can your car go on just one blo...

Encouraged
Library Branch: Dormont Public Library
Age Group: Children
Program Type: STEM
Encouraged
Seats Remaining: Unlimited
Body:

This is part of Dormont Library's Summer Reading Program for 2024. 

Build and race a balloon-powered car made from recyclable materials! How far can your car go on just one blown-up balloon?

This event is in the "Children" group.
This event is in the "Teens" group.

Open STEM Lab

Saturday, August 3, 2024 at 10:30am - 11:30am
Dormont Public Library
Program Type:
Arts & Crafts, STEM
Age Group:
Children, Teens
Body:

Try out one of our STEM toolkits and learn while you play! Building kits, circuits, robots, and more, supervised by a volunteer.

Encouraged
Library Branch: Dormont Public Library
Age Group: Children, Teens
Program Type: Arts & Crafts, STEM
Encouraged
Seats Remaining: Unlimited
Body:

Try out one of our STEM toolkits and learn while you play! Building kits, circuits, robots, and more, supervised by a volunteer.

This event is in the "All Ages" group.

Origami Club

Saturday, August 3, 2024 at 11:00am - 12:00pm
Dormont Public Library
Program Type:
Arts & Crafts
Age Group:
All Ages
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Recommended for middle school age children and up, including teens and adults. Practice the classic Japanese art of folding paper. Participating is free; for a $3 materials fe...

Library Branch: Dormont Public Library
Age Group: All Ages
Program Type: Arts & Crafts
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Recommended for middle school age children and up, including teens and adults.

 

This event is in the "Children" group.

Summer Reading Weekday Storytime (Afternoon)

Tuesday, August 6, 2024 at 1:30pm - 2:30pm
Dormont Public Library
Program Type:
Storytime
Age Group:
Children
Body:

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. Al...

Library Branch: Dormont Public Library
Age Group: Children
Program Type: Storytime
Body:

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.

This event is in the "Children" group.
This event is in the "All Ages" group.

Doggie Storytime

Tuesday, August 6, 2024 at 6:30pm - 7:30pm
Dormont Public Library
Program Type:
Storytime
Age Group:
Children, All Ages
Body:

Returning after a long break, Doggie Storytime is a special storytime for kids in kindergarten to 3rd Grade where kids can practice reading to dogs! One or more therapy dogs and th...

Encouraged
Library Branch: Dormont Public Library
Age Group: Children, All Ages
Program Type: Storytime
Encouraged
Seats Remaining: Unlimited
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Returning after a long break, Doggie Storytime is a special storytime for kids in kindergarten to 3rd Grade where kids can practice reading to dogs! One or more therapy dogs and their handlers will be on hand to listen.

This event is in the "Children" group.

Summer Reading Weekday Storytime (Morning)

Thursday, August 8, 2024 at 10:30am - 11:30am
Dormont Public Library
Program Type:
Storytime
Age Group:
Children
Body:

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. Al...

Library Branch: Dormont Public Library
Age Group: Children
Program Type: Storytime
Body:

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.

This event is in the "Children" group.

Summer Reading Weekday Storytime (Afternoon)

Thursday, August 8, 2024 at 1:30pm - 2:30pm
Dormont Public Library
Program Type:
Storytime
Age Group:
Children
Body:

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. Al...

Library Branch: Dormont Public Library
Age Group: Children
Program Type: Storytime
Body:

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.

Summer Reading Saturday Storytime

Saturday, August 10, 2024 at 10:30am - 11:30am
Dormont Public Library
Program Type:
Storytime
Body:

A story and craft for children and families of all ages to enjoy together. Saturday Storytimes are a little longer and the crafts are a little more complex than Weekday Storytimes....

Library Branch: Dormont Public Library
Program Type: Storytime
Body:

A story and craft for children and families of all ages to enjoy together. Saturday Storytimes are a little longer and the crafts are a little more complex than Weekday Storytimes.

June 22: Dragons

July 13: Jungle Adventure

Summer Reading Closing Party: Dino Adventure / The Land Before Time

Saturday, August 10, 2024 at 10:30am - 12:30pm
Dormont Public Library
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Wrap up the Summer Reading Program for 2024 with a dinosaur adventure! We'll have a dino-themed Saturday Storytime, followed by an all-ages showing of The Land Before Time. Th...

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Library Branch: Dormont Public Library
Encouraged
Seats Remaining: Unlimited
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Wrap up the Summer Reading Program for 2024 with a dinosaur adventure! We'll have a dino-themed Saturday Storytime, followed by an all-ages showing of The Land Before Time. 

This event is in the "Children" group.

Summer Reading Weekday Storytime (Afternoon)

Tuesday, August 13, 2024 at 1:30pm - 2:30pm
Dormont Public Library
Program Type:
Storytime
Age Group:
Children
Body:

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. Al...

Library Branch: Dormont Public Library
Age Group: Children
Program Type: Storytime
Body:

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.

Finding Your Creative Voice: Adult Arts & Crafts

Tuesday, August 13, 2024 at 6:30pm - 8:00pm
Dormont Public Library
Program Type:
Arts & Crafts
Body:

Socialize and get creative with Finding Your Creative Voice, our monthly arts and crafts program for adults! Each month we'll be trying out a different craft technique. No experien...

Encouraged
Library Branch: Dormont Public Library
Program Type: Arts & Crafts
Encouraged
Seats Remaining: 10
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Socialize and get creative with Finding Your Creative Voice, our monthly arts and crafts program for adults! Each month we'll be trying out a different craft technique. No experience is required, so take it easy and have fun!

This event is in the "Children" group.

Summer Reading Weekday Storytime (Morning)

Thursday, August 15, 2024 at 10:30am - 11:30am
Dormont Public Library
Program Type:
Storytime
Age Group:
Children
Body:

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. Al...

Library Branch: Dormont Public Library
Age Group: Children
Program Type: Storytime
Body:

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.