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Scribes

Friday, July 11, 2014 | Other Dates  
10:00 AM - 11:00 AM

Directions to this location: Downtown & Business

Summary: Are you writing your life story? Are you 50 or older? Join the Scribes and find like-minded people who work together to develop their creative writing skills. No worries about getting critiqued, it doesn’t happen here, just positive reinforcement in a supportive environment.

Super Science: Bee Bots!

Saturday, July 12, 2014  
10:15 AM - 11:15 AM

Directions to this location: Downtown & Business

Summary: Bee-Bots are small programmable robots that look like bees--but they don’t sting! Recommended for children in grade K-5.

Unconquered: History Meets Hollywood

Saturday, July 12, 2014  
2:30 PM
Directions to this location: Downtown & Business

Summary: Unconquered: History Meets Hollywood at Fort Pitt is an exhibition at the Fort Pitt Museum that commemorates the 250th anniversary of Pontiac’s rebellion and the siege of Pittsburgh.

Summer Storytime!

Tuesday, July 15, 2014 | Other Dates  
10:00 AM - 11:00 AM

Directions to this location: Downtown & Business

Summary: Come one, come all, to summer storytime! Kids of all ages welcome to hear a story, sing some songs, then do a craft.

Reading Room @ Market Square

Tuesday, July 15, 2014 | Other Dates  
11:00 AM - 2:00 PM

Directions to this location: Market Square, Downtown Pittsburgh


John Muir in the New World

Tuesday, July 15, 2014  
12:15 PM
Directions to this location: Downtown & Business


Smithfield Critics Book Discussion Group

Wednesday, July 16, 2014  
12:00 PM - 1:00 PM

Directions to this location: Downtown & Business


Lunch and Learn: CrowdFunding Your Business with KivaZip

Thursday, July 17, 2014  
12:15 PM
Directions to this location: Downtown & Business

Summary: Artists, entrepreneurs and others utilize crowdfunding to collectively raise start-up capital for business ventures, causes and/or community projects.

Toastmasters

Friday, July 18, 2014 | Other Dates  
7:15 AM - 8:30 AM

Directions to this location: Downtown & Business


Meet the Author: Támara Hill and Mental Health In A Failed American System

Saturday, July 19, 2014  
2:30 PM
Directions to this location: Downtown & Business

Summary: Therapist and author, Támara Hill, will present her new book Mental Health In A Failed American System: What Every Parent, Family, and Caregiver Should Know.

Summer Storytime!

Tuesday, July 22, 2014 | Other Dates  
10:00 AM - 11:00 AM

Directions to this location: Downtown & Business

Summary: Come one, come all, to summer storytime! Kids of all ages welcome to hear a story, sing some songs, then do a craft.

Reading Room @ Market Square

Tuesday, July 22, 2014 | Other Dates  
11:00 AM - 2:00 PM

Directions to this location: Market Square, Downtown Pittsburgh


The Reel Story

Tuesday, July 22, 2014  
12:15 PM
Directions to this location: Downtown & Business


Reading Social Book Group: The Burgess Boys

Wednesday, July 23, 2014 | Other Dates  
12:00 PM - 1:00 PM

Directions to this location: Downtown & Business

Summary: Mingle with good books and neighbors each month. Expand yourself with thought provoking discussions of books from different genres. This month's selection is The Burgess Boys, by Elizabeth Strout.

Lunch and Learn: Preserving Pittsburgh’s Historic Landmarks

Thursday, July 24, 2014  
12:15 PM
Directions to this location: Downtown & Business

Summary: The Young Preservationists Association of Pittsburgh is an organization whose mission is the participation of young people in the preservation of historic resources.

Scribes

Friday, July 25, 2014 | Other Dates  
10:00 AM - 11:00 AM

Directions to this location: Downtown & Business

Summary: Are you writing your life story? Are you 50 or older? Join the Scribes and find like-minded people who work together to develop their creative writing skills. No worries about getting critiqued, it doesn’t happen here, just positive reinforcement in a supportive environment.

ALL SEATS FILLED Getting Connected: Publisher Basics (registration required)

Saturday, July 26, 2014  
2:30 PM
Directions to this location: Downtown & Business

Summary: Do you want to make your own flyers, business cards, banners or brochures? Then Microsoft Publisher is the right tool for you!

Summer Storytime!

Tuesday, July 29, 2014 | Other Dates  
10:00 AM - 11:00 AM

Directions to this location: Downtown & Business

Summary: Come one, come all, to summer storytime! Kids of all ages welcome to hear a story, sing some songs, then do a craft.

Reading Room @ Market Square

Tuesday, July 29, 2014 | Other Dates  
11:00 AM - 2:00 PM

Directions to this location: Market Square, Downtown Pittsburgh


Ancient Computer

Tuesday, July 29, 2014  
12:15 PM
Directions to this location: Downtown & Business


Lunch and Learn: Don't Get Angry, Get Assertive

Thursday, July 31, 2014  
12:15 PM
Directions to this location: Downtown & Business

Summary: Did you know that anger can harm your personal and professional relationships and even put a strain on your physical health?

Toastmasters

Friday, August 1, 2014 | Other Dates  
7:15 AM - 8:30 AM

Directions to this location: Downtown & Business


Conversation Salon

Monday, August 4, 2014 | Other Dates  
12:00 PM - 1:00 PM

Directions to this location: Downtown & Business

Summary: Conversation Salon is a forum for active participation in the discussion of the meaningful and interesting events of our time and an opportunity to connect and contribute to your community.

Reading Room @ Market Square

Tuesday, August 5, 2014 | Other Dates  
11:00 AM - 2:00 PM

Directions to this location: Market Square, Downtown Pittsburgh


Scribes

Friday, August 8, 2014 | Other Dates  
10:00 AM - 11:00 AM

Directions to this location: Downtown & Business

Summary: Are you writing your life story? Are you 50 or older? Join the Scribes and find like-minded people who work together to develop their creative writing skills. No worries about getting critiqued, it doesn’t happen here, just positive reinforcement in a supportive environment.

Reading Room @ Market Square

Tuesday, August 12, 2014 | Other Dates  
11:00 AM - 2:00 PM

Directions to this location: Market Square, Downtown Pittsburgh


Lunch and Learn: How to Start a Food Truck Business

Thursday, August 14, 2014  
12:15 PM
Directions to this location: Downtown & Business

Summary: Do you have a great recipe that everyone raves about? Ever thought about taking that recipe on the road and starting your own food truck business?

Toastmasters

Friday, August 15, 2014 | Other Dates  
7:15 AM - 8:30 AM

Directions to this location: Downtown & Business


Reading Room @ Market Square

Tuesday, August 19, 2014 | Other Dates  
11:00 AM - 2:00 PM

Directions to this location: Market Square, Downtown Pittsburgh


Scribes

Friday, August 22, 2014 | Other Dates  
10:00 AM - 11:00 AM

Directions to this location: Downtown & Business

Summary: Are you writing your life story? Are you 50 or older? Join the Scribes and find like-minded people who work together to develop their creative writing skills. No worries about getting critiqued, it doesn’t happen here, just positive reinforcement in a supportive environment.

Reading Room @ Market Square

Tuesday, August 26, 2014 | Other Dates  
11:00 AM - 2:00 PM

Directions to this location: Market Square, Downtown Pittsburgh


Reading Social Book Group: The Returned

Wednesday, August 27, 2014 | Other Dates  
12:00 PM - 1:00 PM

Directions to this location: Downtown & Business

Summary: Mingle with good books and neighbors each month. Expand yourself with thought provoking discussions of books from different genres. This month's selection is The Returned, by Jason Mott.

Toastmasters

Friday, September 5, 2014 | Other Dates  
7:15 AM - 8:30 AM

Directions to this location: Downtown & Business