Banned Books Week 2022

Banned Books Week 2022

Books Unite Us. Censorship Divides Us Banned Books Week 2022 Banned Books Week 2022 will be held September 18 – 24. The theme of this year’s event is Books Unite Us. Censorship Divides Us. Banned Books Week is the annual celebration of the freedom to read. The event...
September StoryWalk

September StoryWalk

The September StoryWalk at Lakeside Park will feature Martina the Beautiful Cockroach: A Cuban Folktale by Carmen Agra Deedy and illustrated by Michael Austin. Many of you may remember when Carmen visited Pittsburg in April 2018. This talented storyteller performed...
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,...
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...
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...