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Local Children's Reoccurring Story Times in Pittsburgh West - Robinson

By Emily Papa December 6, 2022

Are you looking for local in person or virtual story times in Pittsburgh West - Robinson area? Many of our local libraries have weekly reoccurring story times that happen year round. Below we have compiled a list of our Macaroni KID reader approved local story times. 

While these listings are accurate at time of posting, we encourage you to check the MacKID calendar for any changes and always confirm with the venue prior to arrival that the weekly story time is operating as scheduled. Last updated December 6th, 2022

Andrew Carnegie Free Library & Music Hall

  • Monday Preschool Storytime: Mondays at 12:00 PM with Miss Kim
  • Baby & Toddler Storytime: Tuesdays at 10:30 AM with Library Director Walker
  • Thursday Preschool Storytime: Thursdays at 11:30 AM with Miss Kathy
  • Arabic/English Bilingual Storytime: Fourth Fridays at 4:30 PM. Watch via Facebook Live!
  • Saturday Storytime: Saturdays at 11:30 AM with Miss Kathy

Crafton Public Library

  • Storytime: Families, caregivers, and little ones are invited to listen to stories and sing songs with Miss Gabrielle every Monday and Tuesday from 11am - noon
  • Evening Storytime: Families, caregivers, and little ones are invited to listen to stories and sing songs with Miss Gabrielle every Tuesday from 4:30-5:30 pm

Moon Township Public Library

Storytime Superstars - Tuesdays from 10:30-11:15am Children 3-5 years old with a caregiver can hear a story, make crafts, and more.

Mother Goose on the Loose - Mondays at 10:30am

Register by clicking the appropriate link above or by calling 412-269-0334.


Robinson Library

Registration is required and masks are strongly encouraged

  • Musical Story Time: Wednesdays at 10:30 followed by Open Play at 11am. Register online HERE
  • Story Time: Tuesday's & Thursday's at 10:30am followed by Open Play at 11am. Register online HERE.
  • Baby Lapsit: Friday's at 10:30am for children under 2 years of age followed by Open Play at 11am. Register online HERE

Scott Township Public Library

  • Babies & Books: for ages 0-2 Thursdays from 11-11:30am

Sewickley Public Library

  • Preschool Storytime: Thursday's at 10am
  • Mother Goose on the Loose: Starting March 1st - Tuesday's at 10am-10:45, 11am-11:45 and 1pm-1:45 Children 0-3 years old. Registration required each week.
  • Stories for Twos & Threes: Tuesdays at 11am
  • Family Story time at Ohio Township Nature Center:  December 5th at 10am
    All ages. Registration required - 412.741.0937

Western Allegheny Community Library

  • Littles Storytime: Tuesdays & Wednesdays from 10:30-11am. Ages: 18 months - 5 years (the same story is read both days)
  • Baby Rhyme Time Wednesdays at 9:30am

Read, sing, and shake your sillies out! Then enjoy our Play Area, and check out some books. The same storytime will be presented both days. Please register once online for the whole season by registering for either day. Register HERE


Free Little Libraries

Create your own story time by visiting any of the Little Free Libraries in Pittsburgh. Visit www.littlefreelibrary.org for the addresses of the registered libraries in our community and learn a “little” bit about the LFL phenomenon. Don't be surprised if you find a library along your journey that isn't on the site! To obtain street addresses for LFLs that provide only latitude and longitude information, enter lat#, long# [eg. 40.3071399, -80.02642] in the search box in Google Maps. Take a book and/or leave a book when you visit. Repeat!


Do you have a favorite story time we should know about or know of any changes in the listings below? Give us the deets here, and we'll look into it! Don't forget to subscribe to our free weekly newsletter to help you find your family fun in the Robinson area!