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Stay up to date with the latest happenings and noteworthy updates at the Braddock Carnegie Library Association through our curated collection of articles, announcements, and stories highlighting the library's achievements, initiatives, and community impact.

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The Braddock Carnegie Library Association has been featured in various news outlets, showcasing our innovative programs, community engagement efforts, and the positive impact we have made on the lives of individuals and neighborhoods. Explore these news stories to learn more about the recognition and appreciation we have received for our dedication to empowering and uplifting our community.

Executive Director Vicki Vargo was the guest discussing the transformation and preservation of America's first Carnegie Library on “Two Rivers, 30 Minutes” - March 10, 2023.

A peek inside the ongoing renovations of the historic Braddock Carnegie Library by Kate Giammarise for 90.5 WESA - September 21, 2023.

Braddock Carnegie Library to undergo major transformation by News Staff for WPXI.com - September 24, 2022.

Whispers in the stacks: Allegheny County’s 46 library systems face uneven funding and pressure to change by Rich Lord and Kate Giammerise for Public Source - May 9, 2022

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What’s coming up...

Pens4Purpose Ticket Offer for the BCLA
March 5 | 7:00 pm

Support the Braddock Carnegie Library Association and enjoy special pricing when the Pittsburgh Penguins battle the Blue Jackets during Read Across America Week on Tuesday, March 5. During the game, this year’s U. S. Steel Reading Champions and program volunteers will be recognized, and the Steel Cup will be in attendance for the winning class!

Plus, the Pittsburgh Penguins Foundation will donate $10 for each ticket purchased through this special offer to the Braddock Carnegie Library Association as part of our Pens4Purpose ticket fundraising program!

Get tickets through this link.