All are invited to enjoy a special presentation series featuring the local historic institutions participating in this year’s Experience Kits initiative! Each virtual presentation will immerse you in the rich history and heritage of Western Pennsylvania.
For Adults & Teens
Upcoming Spotlight Lectures:
- Tuesday, July 27, 2021 (5 pm): Heinz History Center
- Tuesday, August 3, 2021 (5 pm): Quecreek Mine Rescue
- Tuesday, August 10, 2021 (5 pm): Captain William Vicary Mansion
- Tuesday, August 17, 2021 (5 pm): Passavant House
- Tuesday, August 24, 2021 (5 pm): McKeesport Regional History & Heritage Center
Advanced registration is required for each presentation. Zoom information will be sent two days before the event. Find out more about each event and register for these programs on our Event Calendar.
Virtual museum storytimes just for little ones are also offered this summer! These fun & educational programs are presented Saturdays at 10am.
Upcoming Virtual Museum Storytimes:
- Saturday, July 31, 2021: Heinz History Center
- Saturday, August 7, 2021: Quecreek Mine Rescue Site
- Saturday, August 14, 2021: Captain William Vicary Mansion and Beaver County Historical Research & Landmarks Foundation
- Saturday, August 21, 2021: The Passavant House and Zelienople Historical Society
- Saturday, August 28, 2021: McKeesport Regional History and Heritage Center
Advanced registration is required for each storytime session.
Want to experience these locations in person? With your library card, receive free admission passes for up to four people to these local museums and historical sites when you check out Experience Kits from select Allegheny County Libraries. Find out more about Experience Kits and how to reserve yours here.