Sep 14 @ 5:30 pm – Oct 6 @ 4:00 pm City Theatre
"WHOEVER TELLS THE STORY, TELLS THE TRUTH." Written by Lauren Yee – Directed by Marti Lyons – Co-Production with Victory Gardens and Merrimack Repertory Theatre. Part thrilling new play, part electrifying rock concert, it’s an epic tale of family, love and heritage featuring the Cambodian surf rock music of Dengue Fever. Sept. 14 through Oct. 6. Stage: Main Stage Appropriate Ages: Cambodian Rock Band...
Sep 17 @ 6:30 pm – Oct 8 @ 7:30 pm Aspect Life Coaching & Serenity Center @ 1121 Boyce Road
MEDITATION and TAPPING (EFT) for STRESS REDUCTION Four-week series 9/17 – 10/8 (Tuesdays) 6:30 – 7:30 p.m. Learn what meditation is and how it can benefit you. There are simple ways to incorporate meditation into your life. If you have a desire to reduce stress and operate through life from a place of peace and calm, this series is for...
Sep 18 @ 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm Energy Innovation Venter
Connecting Champions is a mentoring organization for kids with cancer that asks, "What do you want to be when you grow up?" and connects them with an inspirational role model for the cancer journey. Every year, Connecting Champions hosts the Night of Inspiration, an evening when the kids, families, and role models come together to share our year's "smilestones." We...
Sep 18 @ 7:00 pm – 9:00 pm Heinz History Center
Join the History Center for an evening featuring acclaimed best-selling author Tim O’Brien. Known for his seminal work, “The Things They Carried,” O’Brien’s writing is best known for its fictional portrayals of the Vietnam War, heavily influenced by his own service during the conflict in the U.S. Army. Sought after throughout America as a galvanizing speaker about his own war...
Sep 19 @ 10:00 am – 5:00 pm Children's Museum of Pittsburgh
Join us for the grand opening of Move Along and Change Your Place, an exhibit that asks, 'Where do we get our ideas and inspirations?' Learn about the processes artists like children's book author and artist Hervé Tullet use to create their art. Visitors can explore this question through a variety of art-making activities. In this exhibit, you can explore movement...
Sep 19 @ 11:00 am – 11:30 am Club Pilates Shadyside
Take care of your body and it will take care of you! Come try a free 30 minute introductory class at the BRAND NEW Club Pilates Shadyside! Club Pilates Shadyside offers more than just low-impact, full-body workouts. With a range of class offering that challenge your mind as well as your body, Club Pilates provides a path to a richer,...
Sep 19 @ 11:00 am – 2:00 pm
As a thank you to their customers and the communities in which they serve, Guardian Storage will host its FREE Annual Shred-It Event at 17 of their Pittsburgh locations. The premium storage company welcomes individuals and local businesses to stop by their closest Guardian Storage location on event day to safely and securely dispose of unwanted documents FREE of charge....
Sep 19 @ 11:00 am – Sep 20 @ 4:30 pm Jewish Community Center of Greater Pittsburgh
In this 5-day comprehensive, hands-on training program, you'll learn and practice how to: (1) use The Grantsmanship Center's proven model for developing a proposal–a model so effective that many funders use the same structure for their grant applications; (2) develop a budget that answer the questions all funders ask; (3) identify grantmakers who are most likely to fund your programs…and...
Sep 19 @ 2:00 pm – 3:00 pm Country Meadows of South Hills
Created by Ohio Health, Delay the Disease© is a life-changing fitness, mobility and wellness program expressly designed for individuals with Parkinson’s disease or related symptoms to optimize function and restore independence. While it is designed for persons with Parkinson’s, the program offers benefits for everyone. Modifications are offered for all ability levels so everyone can participate. Delay the Disease is...
Sep 19 @ 4:30 pm – 5:30 pm Carnegie Mellon University
Writer Shannon Gibney will give a reading of her new novel, “Dream Country,” as part of the Martin Luther King, Jr. Day Writing Awards Fall Speaker Series at Carnegie Mellon University. A 1997 alumna of Carnegie Mellon, Gibney writes and speaks extensively about the intersection of race, gender, class, family, power and identity. “Publishers Weekly” described Gibney’s widely praised second...
Sep 19 @ 7:00 pm – 9:00 pm Alphabet City
Join us for an installment of our monthlong Jazz Poetry Festival! As part of our fifteenth annual Jazz Poetry Festival, this will be an evening of jazz and poetry collaborations. Oliver Lake and his band OGJB will be the featured jazz musicians performing their original composition “Follow the Sound.” Poets Alicia Ostriker, Arai Takako, Batsirai Easther Chigama, Efe Duyan, and...
Sep 19 @ 7:00 pm – 9:00 pm City of Asylum
Oliver Lake (sax) Joe Fonda (bass) Barry Altschul (drums) Graham Haynes (trumpet) Featured Writers: Alicia Ostriker has published sixteen volumes of poetry, including Waiting for the Light; The Old Woman, the Tulip, and the Dog; The Book of Life: Selected Jewish Poems 1979-2011; No Heaven; The Volcano Sequence; and The Imaginary Lover, winner of the William Carlos Williams Award. She...
Sep 19 @ 7:00 pm – 10:30 pm Steel City Improv Theater
Join us for the First Annual Steel City Improv Festival. Teams from all over the US and Canada are coming to the Steel City for a weekend of pure improv comedy. One ticket gets you an entire night of entertainment. Sunday night we kick things off in Shadyside at 6pm with performances by Pluto’s Petition, Long Story Short, The Butcher...
Sep 20 @ 10:00 am – 5:00 pm Children's Museum of Pittsburgh
Join us for the grand opening of Move Along and Change Your Place, an exhibit that asks, 'Where do we get our ideas and inspirations?' Learn about the processes artists like children's book author and artist Hervé Tullet use to create their art. Visitors can explore this question through a variety of art-making activities. In this exhibit, you can explore movement...
Sep 20 @ 11:00 am – 2:00 pm
As a thank you to their customers and the communities in which they serve, Guardian Storage will host its FREE Annual Shred-It Event at 17 of their Pittsburgh locations. The premium storage company welcomes individuals and local businesses to stop by their closest Guardian Storage location on event day to safely and securely dispose of unwanted documents FREE of charge....
Sep 20 @ 5:00 pm – 9:00 pm Heinz History Center
Join the History Center for a screening of the film “The Deer Hunter” as part of its Open-Late Film Series in conjunction with The Vietnam War: 1945-1975 exhibition. Doors open at 5 p.m. with full access to the Heinz History Center’s five floors of exhibits. At 6:30 p.m., join a community conversation about the evening’s film. Facilitated by History Center...
Sep 20 @ 5:30 pm – 7:30 pm Palate Partners School of Wine & Spirits
Palate Partners First & Third Casual Fridays are the perfect way to kick off your Friday night! Enjoy a sampling of six wines, some bread & cheese, and a mini-lesson from one of our amazing wine experts. Drinks are poured between 5:30 and 7:30 and class takes place at 6:30. Come to mingle, meet new people, and learn a little...
Sep 20 @ 6:00 pm – 10:00 pm National Aviary
Ladies (and gentlemen, too) are welcome for an evening of delectable fare, delightful drinks, and beautiful birds to see up close! Guests will enjoy the National Aviary's lush habitats, sample offerings from event partners representing the spa, salon, cosmetic, clothing, jewelry and travel industries, and win exciting prizes! All proceeds from this fundraising event will benefit the National Aviary's conservation, education and...
Sep 20 @ 6:00 pm – 11:00 pm Bricolage
Steel City Improv Festival
Sep 20 @ 7:00 pm – 8:30 pm Alphabet City
Join us for an installment of our monthlong Jazz Poetry Festival! As part of our fifteenth annual Jazz Poetry Festival, this will be an evening of jazz and poetry collaborations. Oliver Lake and his band OGJB will be the featured jazz musicians performing their original composition “Justice.” Poets Justin Phillip Reed, Arai Takako, Batsirai Easther Chigama, Efe Duyan, and Tuhin...
Sep 20 @ 7:00 pm – 8:30 pm City of Asylum
Oliver Lake (sax) Joe Fonda (bass) Barry Altschul (drums) Graham Haynes (trumpet) Featured Writers: Justin Phillip Reed is the winner of the 2018 National Book Award in Poetry for Indecency (Coffee House Press, 2018), which Library Journal called, “one of a kind brilliant.” The National Book Award poetry jury celebrated the book as “political and personal, tender, daring, and insightful,”...
Sep 20 @ 7:00 pm – 10:00 pm Project Amelia
Project Amelia is a mind-bending immersive theater adventure that helps you take control. Uncover the wonders – and dangers – of big data as you go deep into the R&D lab of Aura, one of the world’s most innovative tech giants to participate in the launch of a groundbreaking intelligence product like no other. The world moves fast and the...
Sep 20 @ 7:00 pm – Sep 21 @ 10:00 am Secret Speakeasy
Area 51 liquidated. Aliens liberated. Government castigated. MIB berated. Naruto run inflated. Time to get elated! Join Seth Neustein, Bass Technology, Badman Sammy P, and Nick Mazzoleni for the Secret Speakeasy®: Storm Area 51 After Party to celebrate sweet sweet freedom with our new alien friends! We’re not telling you where this is going to be. The government is watching....
Sep 20 @ 7:30 pm – 9:00 pm Pittsburgh Improv
Orny Adams delivers a powerful, incisive standup routine that vacillates between the relevant and the absurd. Orny attacks what’s wrong with the world and sometimes even what’s wrong with Orny. He’s brutally honest, satirical and his performance is ceaselessly energetic. Orny has had one hour stand up specials on Netflix, Comedy Central and his third special “More Than Loud” is...
Sep 21 @ 10:00 am – 2:00 pm Pittsburgh Airport Marriott
The premier event for Pittsburgh's new & soon-to-be parents. Join us for the 6th annual event designed to empower parents with a baby or one on the way! At Babies & Bumps, we believe that information + connections = empowerment! So, every aspect of Babies & Bumps is designed to connect you to valuable resources before you need them and...
Sep 21 @ 10:00 am – 1:00 pm Pittsburgh International Airport
Ready to race the runway? Take flight on this one-of-a-kind course that grants you exclusive access to the airfield and taxiways, past aircraft and alongside the runway at Pittsburgh International Airport. All participants will enjoy a finisher shirt, beautifully designed finisher medal and post-race food and entertainment. Strollers are permitted, and children aged four years and younger can participate for...
Sep 21 @ 10:00 am – 5:00 pm Children's Museum of Pittsburgh
Join us for the grand opening of Move Along and Change Your Place, an exhibit that asks, 'Where do we get our ideas and inspirations?' Learn about the processes artists like children's book author and artist Hervé Tullet use to create their art. Visitors can explore this question through a variety of art-making activities. In this exhibit, you can explore movement...
Sep 21 @ 10:00 am Penn's Colony Fields
Penn’s Colony Festival recreates the “Publick Tymes” from 1753-1754, when General George Washington and his Virginia Colony militia surveyed western Pennsylvania to determine the French attempt to colonize the area, the land west of the Alleghenies. To celebrate this era, war re-enactors, the Faire Winds circus, bagpipers, Celtic bands and other entertainers combined with crafters of mid-1700’s art and food...
Sep 21 @ 10:00 am – 6:00 pm Penn's Colony Event Grounds
Penn’s Colony Festival recreates the “Publick Tymes” from 1753-1754, when General George Washington and his Virginia Colony militia surveyed western Pennsylvania to determine the French attempt to colonize the area, the land west of the Alleghenies. To celebrate this era, war re-enactors, the Faire Winds circus, bagpipers, Celtic bands and other entertainers combined with crafters of mid-1700’s art, food of...
Sep 21 @ 10:00 am Penn's Colony
Penn’s Colony Festival recreates the “Publick Tymes” from 1753-1754, when General George Washington and his Virginia Colony militia surveyed western Pennsylvania to determine the French attempt to colonize the area, the land west of the Alleghenies. To celebrate this era, war re-enactors, the Faire Winds circus, bagpipers, Celtic bands and other entertainers combined with crafters of mid-1700’s art, food of...