Weekly Adult Programming


Tuesday 6:30-7:30 pm

Ages 15 and up.  Come and try Zumba, a dance and aerobic workout that incorporates the choreography of hip-hop, soca, samba, salsa, merengue, and mambo with body toning and sculpting exercises.  $5 Suggested donation. 

Make Your Own Dishes, Planters, Wind Chimes, Jewelry and More!

Ceramics Open Studio
Tuesday and Thursday 5:30-9:30pm
Ages 13 and up. Open studio is ideal for those who want to work independently while learning how to work and create with clay. Utilize all of the resources of the studio to learn to produce ceramic items ranging from cups to sculptures.  A ceramic technician is always available to help.  All skill levels are welcome. Free for 15104 residents or $10/visit, $25/three visits.

Book Club

Every fourth Saturday at 4:00 pm

The Braddock Carnegie Library Book Club is a member-driven group that chooses books of interest as a collective.  The club reads one book per month and meets to discuss the book on the fourth Wednesday of each month.  The monthly book list is available at the circulation desk for any who are interested in joining.


Continuing Education and Tutoring
Wednesday 3:30-5:00pm
GED, Reading, Writing

Participation will be handled on a first come first serve basis or make an appointment at the front desk. 


Yoga, Relax, Strengthen!
Thursday 5:00-6:00pm
Ages 16 and up. This class is open to all skill levels and will both relax and strengthen the body.  Please bring a mat if you own one, a few are available for those who do not.  Chair adaptation available for those who need it.

Make Your Own Invitations, T-shirts, Posters and More!
Neighborhood Print Shop Open Studio
Saturday 9:30am-3:30pm
Screen Printing is an affordable and fun process of reproduction. Do you have a family reunion coming up and want to print t-shirts, or a wedding and want to make low cost, original invitations? Do you have an idea for a book or an album cover? If so, this is the place for you! No experience necessary.  Free for 15104 residents + cost of materials.  $5 for out of neighborhood visitors + cost of materials.

Parties and Events

Birthday, Holiday, and Team Building Parties
Scheduled as requested.
Celebrate and collaborate in a creative way.
The Braddock Carnegie Library is happy to customize a party just for you. Make group t-shirts, or pottery, or have a library after-dark party. Let us know your dreams and we will make them happen.

Special Workshops
Water Filter
Water Filter workshops are scheduled as requested by organizations, churches or family groups. These workshops are meant for groups who are traveling/working in places where access to clean water is not a reality. $tbd

Make It Yourself: Ceramics
Ceramic workshops can be focused and designed for any age group and skill level by one of our ceramics teachers. $tbd

Neighborhood Print Shop   
Scheduled as requested
Screen printing or letterpress workshops can be focused and designed for any age group and skill level by one of our print making teachers. The workshop can begin with a concept and move through design to production. The workshop will be tailored to your exact needs. It is an excellent team and skill building opportunity. $tbd

Space Rental- Neighborhood Print Shop + Ceramic Studio 
Please contact the BCAP Coordinator for more information. This is an opportunity to make use of the entire facility and resource set that the studios have to offer. $tbd

All workshops, events and rentals will be scheduled as requested based on availability.
Please send inquiries to: [email protected].
Or contact Dana @ 412-351-5356.