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Wednesday Wine Flights: Eastern Mediterranean Wine

Nov 1, 2017 | 6:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Surprisingly interesting wines abound in Greece, Israel, Lebanon, Bulgaria and Georgia. This event will focus on four wines from a variety of regions in the Eastern Mediterranean. READ MORE
Community

Light Literary Lunch Club: A Short Story Discussion Group

Nov 1, 2017
“In the Cemetery Where Al Jolson is Buried,” by Amy Hempel. Love literature, but don’t have much time? Bring a lunch and join the CLP-Downtown at noon on the first Wednesday of each month to discuss a short story. Light refreshments are provided. This month’s story is Amy Hempel’s “In the Cemetery Where Al Jolson is Buried.” Stop by the library to request a copy or find it online here! READ MORE
Arts + Culture

Pittsburgh Speaker Series - Jeffrey Toobin

Nov 1, 2017 | 8:00 am - 12:00 am
Best known for his books on the inner workings of the Supreme Court, The Oath and The Nine,Toobin began his career first clerking for a federal judge and then as an associate counsel to Lawrence Walsh during the Iran- Contra affair and Oliver North’s criminal trial. READ MORE
Community

Energy's Impact on Culture and the Future

Nov 1, 2017 | 6:00 am - 7:00 am
Hear from energy experts who ask "what if?" questions to predict the future of energy and explore ideas to decarbonize our world in ways that address climate change, economic growth and human well-being. READ MORE
Arts + Culture,
Community,
Family

Día de los Muertos

Nov 1, 2017 - Nov 2, 2017 | 10:00 am - 5:00 pm
Día de los Muertos is a Mexican holiday that aims to remember and celebrate ancestors and loved ones we've lost. Come to the Studio for the annual sugar-skull making! READ MORE
Arts + Culture,
Community,
Family

Tough Art

Oct 30, 2017 - Jan 21, 2018 | 10:00 am - 5:00 pm
This annual innovative artist residency program challenges artists and audiences to rethink their ideas of interactive museum experiences in one of the toughest venues – a children’s museum. Participating artists learn how their artworks connect with visitors outside of the typical museum environment, and what it takes to create artwork that can sustain the rigors of a hands-on environment. READ MORE
Arts + Culture,
Community,
Entertainment,
Family

Destination Empathy

Oct 30, 2017 - Jan 22, 2018 | 10:00 am - 5:00 pm
Explore empathy and kindness through animal-focused activities -- dance like a bee, enter the world of a virtual tiger, see the world through the eyes of a pigeon and more as you learn ways to respect and understand each other. READ MORE
Arts + Culture

The Long Run

Oct 13, 2017 - Jan 28, 2018 | 11:00 pm - 6:00 pm
The Long Run: painting out of time - is an exhibition of contemporary painting. Through cultural sampling, mathematical amalgamations, and hybridized abstraction - seven artists present a working duration that attempts to respond to the surface of things. READ MORE
Arts + Culture,
Entertainment

Xanadu

Oct 12, 2017 - Dec 17, 2017 | 7:30 pm - 2:00 pm
From the golden age of romantic comedies, legwarmers and Pac-Man…XANADU is a classic tale of boy meets girl – except that girl is actually Greek muse “Kira” sent from the heavens to Venice Beach, California to help struggling artist, Sonny, achieve his greatest dream – to open the first ROLLER DISCO READ MORE
Community,
Family

STORY TIME: Studio and Makeshop

Oct 4, 2017 - Dec 28, 2017 | 2:00 pm - 2:30 pm
Join the Children's Museum of Pittsburgh for Studio and Makeshop time! READ MORE
Arts + Culture

Macular

Sep 22, 2017 - Dec 31, 2017 | 11:00 pm - 6:00 pm
For their upcoming group show at Wood Street Galleries, members of the Dutch art collective Macular have developed four kinetic light installations. READ MORE
Arts + Culture

Went Looking for Beauty: Refashioning Self

Sep 22, 2017 - Dec 31, 2017 | 11:00 am - 6:00 pm
The August Wilson Center presents Went Looking for Beauty: Refashioning Self, a fine art photography exhibition by Deborah Willis, Ph.D. Through the exploration of two main themes, My Friends’ Closets and Street Views, Willis’ photos reconstruct an imagined past through images depicting its beauty, identity, and cultural memory. READ MORE
Arts + Culture

On the Making of Steel Genesis: Sandra Gould Ford

Sep 22, 2017 - Dec 31, 2017 | 11:00 pm - 6:00 pm
Silver Eye Center for Photography presents an exhibition LaToya Ruby Frazier at two separate locations: On the Making of Steel Genesis: Sandra Gould Ford at the August Wilson Center's BNY Mellon Gallery and The Notion of Family at Silver Eye's Penn Avenue gallery. READ MORE
Sports + Recreation

Pittsburgh Running Tours

Sep 5, 2017 - Dec 19, 2017
Offering 5K running tours through 9 different Pittsburgh locations, Pittsburgh Running Tours is a great way to explore the city and get some exercise. READ MORE

Art of Facts - Uncovering Pittsburgh Stories Exhibition

Jul 22, 2017 - Jan 14, 2018 | 10:00 am - 5:00 pm
The Art of Facts exhibit creatively interprets the rich history of Western Pennsylvania and shares its compelling stories through the art of illustration. READ MORE
Sports + Recreation

Bike the Burgh Tour

Jul 12, 2017 - Dec 31, 2017
Historical bike tour through various neighborhoods of the city, 3 hours long. Bring your own bike or rent. Please check daily schedule on website. READ MORE
Community

Job Help with PA CareerLink

Jun 5, 2017 - Dec 6, 2017 | 8:30 am - 4:30 pm
Every Monday, Tuesday, and Wednesday come to the Downtown & Business Branch for help finding and applying to jobs. Get one-on-one help to create and updating a resume. Practice interview techniques, and learn how to grow your career. READ MORE
Entertainment,
Family

Best of the Burgh Tour

Jan 4, 2017 - Dec 31, 2017
BEST OF THE BURGH with Walk the Burgh Tours Come join and explore the heart of Downtown by foot. Walk by and into must-see cultural and historical landmarks as well as iconic buildings! Discover beautiful squares and fascinating pieces of public art! READ MORE

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