Programs

Words & Pictures

Words & Pictures presents acclaimed children’s authors and illustrators to readers of all ages.

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Patricia Polacco on stage

Words & Pictures

Lectures are held at the Carnegie Library Lecture Hall in Oakland. Be the first to see the 2017/18 lineup. Sign up for our enews.

Ann M. Martin

September 18, 2016

Fierce Reads

October 4, 2016

Kwame Alexander

October 16, 2016

Robert Sabuda

December 4, 2016

Patricia Polacco

January 8, 2017

Chris Grabenstein

February 12, 2017

Gene Luen Yang

March 19, 2017
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“All stories are true.
The truth is the journey you take from it—
did it make you laugh, cry, or seek and want justice?
Then it’s true.”

Patricia Polacco

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Presented in partnership with the Carnegie Library of Pittsburgh

Support

Supported by The Grable Foundation and the Succop Family Charitable Foundation

Sponsors

The Campus School of Carlow University
The Ellis School
Kidsburgh
Sewickley Academy
Shady Side Academy
St. Edmund’s Academy

Upcoming Lectures

Jonathan Safran Foer

Jonathan Safran Foer

JUNE 9

A Doubleheader: Douglas Branson with Pete Peterson

JUNE 15

Colm Toibin

Colm Tóibín

JUNE 20

Bill Steigerwald

Bill Steigerwald

JULY 6