Andrew Carnegie Free Library and Music Hall
Calendar of Events for
December, 1997


Library observes Eastern Standard Time.

Monday, Dec. 1(through Dec. 30) - "The Old Corner Drugstore" - Historic Artifacts of Pharmacy exhibit on display in Library entrance. More info; news article.

Tuesday, Dec. 2 - Carnegie Library of Pittsburgh, Main Library and all branch libraries, CLOSED ALL DAY for Staff Development Day - ANDREW CARNEGIE FREE LIBRARY OPEN DEC. 2, 12 NOON TO 8 PM.

Tuesday, Dec. 2 - FREE COMPUTER CLASSES at Library, Tuesdays and Wednesdays, Dec. 2 through Dec. 17, 5-6 p.m. and 6:30-7:30 p.m. each day--CLASS SIZE LIMITED, REGISTRATION REQUIRED; register at Library or by telephone: (412) 276-3456 or by electronic mail:

Wednesday, Dec. 3, 1 p.m. - Weekly(each Wednesday, 1 p.m.), Pre-School Storytime continues.

Wednesday, Dec. 3, 7:45 p.m. - Special Meeting of Library Board of Trustees -
To consider financial status of Library, begin search for new Library Director, and discuss application for telecommunications discount.

Thursday, Dec. 4, 9:30 a.m.; Friday, Dec. 5, 7 p.m.; Saturday, Dec. 6, 7 p.m.; Sunday, Dec. 7, 2 p.m. -
Christmas Classic "The Nutcraker" performed by Carnegie Performing Arts Center in Music Hall - For ticket prices, more info: (412) 279-8887 or (412) 921-3822.

Saturday, Dec. 6, 12 Noon to 3 p.m.- Civil War Museum open for public tours; donation, for maintenance of artifacts, requested.
ALSO, monthly meeting of the Ninth Pennsylvania Reserves Civil War reenactment group - Lecture Hall, Second Floor.

Saturday, Dec. 13, 2:30 p.m. Community Christmas Party in Library - Sponsored by the Pittsburgh Music Academy.

Monday, Dec. 15, 7 p.m. - Regular Meeting of Library Board of Trustees

Monday, Dec. 15, 8 p.m. - Adjourned Special Meeting of Library Board of Trustees -

To consider proposed amendment to Library By-Laws.

Wednesday, Dec. 24 - Registration begins for Writers' Workshop for beginning writers, to be conducted
Saturday, Jan. 10, weekly, to Sat. Feb. 28, 10:30 a.m. to 12:00 Noon. Cost for all eight weekly sessions: $50; for information and registration: (412) 276-8550.

Wednesday, Dec. 24 - Christmas Eve Day and Hanukkah - LIBRARY CLOSED; Library reopens Dec. 26 at 12 Noon.

Thursday, Dec. 25 - Christmas Day - LIBRARY CLOSED; Library reopens Dec. 26 at 12 Noon.

Wednesday, Dec. 31 - New Year's Eve Day - LIBRARY CLOSED. LIBRARY is ALSO CLOSED THURSDAY, JAN. 1, 1998 - NEW YEAR'S DAY; Library reopens Jan. 2, 1998 at 12 Noon.

[torch image]

Andrew Carnegie Free Library and Music Hall
300 Beechwood Avenue
Carnegie, Pennsylvania 15106-2699
Telephone: (412) 276-3456
Telefacsimile: (412) 276-9472
Internet -
Electronic Mail:
World Wide Web Site:

Return to Archives: News and Events of 1997.

Return to Archives: News and Events.

Return to News and Calendar of Events.

Return to Andrew Carnegie Free Library.