Andrew Carnegie

Free Library

Carnegie, Pennsylvania

Library Public Hours of Operation

Library's Discount Bookstore, Located on Lower Level of Library,
Open Same Hours as Library.

Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday:

12:00 Noon to 8:00 p.m. Prevailing Time [12:00 to 20:00 Eastern Time]
***Wednesday before Thanksgiving Day: 12:00 Noon to 5:00 p.m. Prevailing Time
[12:00 to 17:00 Eastern Time]
***Thanksgiving Day(Fourth Thursday in November): CLOSED


12:00 Noon to 5:00 p.m. Prevailing Time [12:00 to 17:00 Eastern Time]
***Good Friday(Friday before Easter Sunday): CLOSED


10:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m. Prevailing Time [10:00 to 16:00 Eastern Time]
***Saturdays in the Summer(Memorial Day weekend through Labor Day weekend) -
10:00 a.m. to 2:00 p.m. Prevailing Time [10:00 to 14:00 Eastern Time]
***Closed: Saturdays before Memorial Day[Decoration Day] and Labor Day.

Sunday and Monday:


Holidays Closed:

New Year's Day(Jan. 1), Good Friday(Friday before Easter Sunday),
Independence Day(July 4), Veterans' Day[Armistice Day](Nov. 11),
Thanksgiving Day(fourth Thursday of November), Christmas Eve(Dec. 24),
Christmas Day(Dec. 25), New Year's Eve(Dec. 31).
ALSO CLOSED Saturdays in the Memorial Day and Labor Day weekends.

To be completed 15 minutes before Library closing:


Children's Storytimes at the Andrew Carnegie Free Library

Wednesday Evenings - 6:30 p.m. Prevailing Time(18:30 Eastern Time)
Thursday Afternoons - 1:00 p.m. Prevailing Time(13:00 Eastern Time)


Civil War Museum of the Andrew Carnegie Free Library

Click here for information about the Captain Thomas Espy Post No. 153,
Grand Army of the Republic.
Click here for Public Visiting Hours.


Meetings of the Andrew Carnegie Free Library Board of Trustees

1999 -- 2000 Annual Schedule of Meetings of the Board of Trustees

Annual Meeting in March of each year -
Last Tuesday of March, 7:00 p.m. Prevailing Time(19:00 Eastern Time)
Monthly Meetings -
Last Tuesday of each month, 7:00 p.m. Prevailing Time(19:00 Eastern Time)
Location - Andrew Carnegie Free Library
All meetings of the Board of Trustees(except Executive Sessions) are open to the public.
Previously included at the end of the meeting agenda, a public comment period is now included at the beginning of the meeting agenda, per the December 14, 1998 implementation of an amendment to the Pennsylvania Sunshine Act.


Funding for the Andrew Carnegie Free Library is provided by:

* The Borough of Carnegie, through an annual appropriation of the Borough Council;

* The Allegheny Regional Asset District, from the one percent sales and use tax levied in Allegheny County;

* The Commonwealth of Pennsylvania, through an annual appropriation from Commonwealth Libraries;

* AND the generous donations given by individuals, non-profit organizations, and businesses,
in Carnegie and the Chartiers Valley.


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


The precise Eastern Time, from the U.S. Naval Observatory: Clock

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