Play, Laugh and Learn!

The Pittsburgh Toy Lending Library, a cooperative run by volunteers, is an indoor play space and toy lending library for children birth through kindergarten and their caregivers. We’re located in the Shadyside neighborhood of Pittsburgh.

Your first visit the PTLL is free!

Regular visit fees are $5/child, up to a max of $10/visit.
Visitor fees can be paid in cash or check at PTLL or online before you come in
(If you pay online, please bring in printed receipt or email so we can confirm)

New Mom & Dads' Hour at PTLL

New Mom & Dads’ Hour – Mondays 11 am – 12 pm

If you are a new mom or dad in the area, come on by to meet some other parents who can relate! Meet in the Infant Play Area, and let your little one make some new friends too!


Art Groups at PTLLArt Group – Thursdays at 3 pm

Come in and join a Carlow College Teacher-in-Training and help your child create a free, process-based art project.

(Please call ahead for confirmation.)


Groups that meet at PTLL:

ICAN (International Cesarean Awareness Network) - meets the 3rd Tuesday of every other month (September, November, January). Check our calendar or ICAN’s website for more information.

Homeschool Co-op of Pittsburgh meets on the first Monday of the month from 3-5 pm starting in October. For more information, please visit http://www.pghhomeschoolcoop.org/


WINTER WEATHER REMINDER: When the weather is affecting driving conditions and/or PPS is operating on a delay, it’s a good idea to call the PTLL first (412-682-4430) to make sure our volunteers have been able to brave the roads. Thank You!