Reading Doldrums

Reading Doldrums

From the Stacks By Carol Ann Robb, PPL Reference Librarian “Reading Doldrums” I’ve been suffering from a condition that doesn’t hit often but when it does, it’s most discouraging. And from what I’ve heard from others recently, I’m not the only person who’s...
2022 Summer Reading Program

2022 Summer Reading Program

Thank you for a successful 2022 Summer Reading Program!   Kids 690 kids & teens participated in the Summer Reading Program. The Pittsburg Public Library held 52 kids programs in June and July, with 3,549 attendees! Kids and teens earned 1,310 reading...
Book Sale

Book Sale

The Annual Friends of the Pittsburg Public Library Book Sale will be held on Saturday, September 3 from 8:00 a.m. to 12:00 p.m. Rain cancels the sale. This year’s Book Sale includes books in several categories including mystery, fiction, romance, science fiction,...
Shop for a Great Cause

Shop for a Great Cause

Library volunteers have restocked and reorganized the sale books. The Friends invite you to visit the second floor Reading Room to purchase gently used books for kids, teens, and adults. The Reading Room is open during library hours. The Friends are now once again...
Juggler Brian Wendling

Juggler Brian Wendling

Join us to celebrate An Ocean of Possibilities: the 2022 Summer Reading Program for kids and teens! We are pleased to bring you another fantastic performance by juggler Brian Wendling! Wendling is an International Jugglers’ Association champion who combines...
Marcia Willett, RIP

Marcia Willett, RIP

From the Stacks By Carol Ann Robb, PPL Reference Librarian Marcia Willett, RIP There are seasonal occurrences that you come to expect each year—the first sprout of flowers signifying Spring, the touch of autumnal colors on trees as Fall takes hold, that nip in the air...