Sally Turkovich Wright
Here are the top five ways to get your classical music fix in the city.
Dust off those neglected traditional or digital cameras and spend some time learning the true art of photography with classes at these Pittsburgh locations.
Take advantage of the gorgeous weather this summer and fall by taking in a performance at one of the Pittsburgh Area’s outdoor theaters.
These great Pittsburgh bookstores have special events that engage the community of booklovers in Pittsburgh.
When on the search for the perfect book in Pittsburgh, step away from chain stores and mass retailers and step into one of these amazing independent, specialty stores.
May the fourth be with you! Pay homage to Star Wars this May 4th in a variety of ways. This group of Pittsburgh businesses will help you celebrate whether you are into collectable movie memorabilia, baking Star Wars themed treats for a Star Wars viewing party or in the mood to sit back and relax a movie about our galaxy and galaxies far, far away.
Earth Day in Pittsburgh celebrates everything a healthy environment gives us: clean air, sparkling rivers, hiking trails and amazing outdoor spaces in our city. Family-friendly festivals, special events and volunteer activities abound not just on April 22 but throughout the later weeks of April in Pittsburgh. Take part in some or all of these activities in our city this Earth Day.
In a city like Pittsburgh that is full of universities, libaries and theatres, celebrating National Poetry Month is easy. Poetry is a wide-ranging genre of writing and the events Pittsburgh has to offer showcases that diversity. Stop by any of the following events to learn more about poetry, present your own poetry and hear readings of famous poems.
Pittsburgh has a host of fantastic art and craft shows, wine festivals and outdoor activities during Spring. Let these events reintroduce you to the nice warmer weather activities that Pittsburgh has to offer.
Pittsburgh is full of important historical figures, contemporary talented artists and volunteers passionately committed to cause of women’s equality. Celebrate women by taking part in some of these activities around the city.
Pittsburgh is full of theatrical productions this time of year and prices have never been more affordable. Read up on these five performances and reserve your tickets now.
Knitting classes and supply stores are plentiful in Pittsburgh, but these are the best to meet all of your knitting needs.
Washington, D.C. may be hours away from Pittsburgh but this city offers plenty of ways to celebrate the second Presidential Inauguration of President Barack Obama this Jan. 21. The inauguration coincides with Martin Luther King, Jr. day, so take advantage of the myriad dual events Pittsburgh has to offer this year.
It’s never to late to learn a new skill, especially when it comes to technology. From basic computing to advanced programming skills, these computer classes for PC and Mac users in and around Pittsburgh will help students of any age excel. From IT geek to those who’ve tried to resist technology’s pool, these classes have everyone covered.
With a little bit of inspiration from unexpected items, it’s easy to spice up your holiday decorating routine. Get some great ideas from this brilliant antiques dealer and crafter.