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Best Pottery Painting Classes For Kids In Pittsburgh

Here are some places in and around Pittsburgh that offer pottery painting classes that allow children to create a work of art from start to finish.

03/28/2014

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“Teenie Harris Photographs: Baseball In Pittsburgh” Opens At Carnegie Museum Of Art

Twenty-five years ago, Teenie Harris showed us his catalog of photographs, spanning four decades of urban life for the Pittsburgh Courier.

03/24/2014

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Best Book Clubs In Pittsburgh

Each of these five book clubs offer a wide variety of subject matter to appeal to the interests of any reader.

08/26/2013

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Best Permanent Exhibits In Pittsburgh

Plan a hometown staycation this summer and dedicate a few days to seeing the amazing permanent exhibits at the Carnegie Museums that Pittsburgh has to offer.

07/15/2013

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Best Ways To Celebrate Presidents Day In Pittsburgh

President’s Day has historically been about patriotism and celebratory eating. Originally a day to mark the birthday of America’s first President, George Washington, this holiday was changed in 1968 to include all great American Presidents and combine Abraham Lincoln and Thomas Jefferson who had their own days. Since the culmination of this significant holiday, President’s Day has been associated in celebration with other patriotic holidays such as Memorial Day, Labor Day and Veteran’s Day. It is a day typically set aside to enjoy American activities. Here are a list of five ways to do just that in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania.

02/18/2013

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Best Museum Exhibits To See This Fall In Pittsburgh

A trip to the museum is far from a stodgy affair in Pittsburgh. Check out some of the most unusual museum exhibits this fall in the old Steel City for history with a side of some serious fun. The choices range from Dracula to steel mills and from World’s Fairs to inflatable tunnels.

09/17/2012

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Best Iconic Works Of Art In Pittsburgh

Pittsburgh is known for its professional sports teams, but its art scene is just as impressive. If you’re looking for something different to do in the city, look no further than a visit to the art museums and the free public art around Pittsburgh. Here is the top five list of best iconic works of art in our city to get you started on your tour.

05/14/2012

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Best Classes For Kids In Pittsburgh

If you want to find a way to get your child excited about learning without all the mounds of homework and projects, take a look at this guide to some amazing, local classes that packs appeal to just about every kid out there.

03/16/2012

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Free and Affordable Pittsburgh for 3/9: All Your Bases are Covered!

By Rachel Booth Whether you’re into music, art, food, fashion or family, we’ve covered all your bases this weekend and the week ahead. This week, Free & Affordable Pittsburgh brings you amazing events, including a […]

03/08/2012

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Free and Affordable Pittsburgh for 2/17: Affordably Fun Education

By Rachel Booth Who said you can’t have fun and learn something at the same time? Even better, why not learn a little and save a lot! On this week’s Free & Affordable Pittsburgh segment […]

02/16/2012

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‘Teenie Harris: An American Story’ At The Carnegie Museum

Over the past ten years, there have been several Pittsburgh area exhibits of Teenie Harris’s photographs, ranging from adorning the walls of lobbies and libraries, to galleries in the Cultural District. The August Wilson Center has a continuing exhibit, where Harris’s photographs can be viewed any time.

02/13/2012

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