2017 Teacher Open House

10/26/2017 to 10/26/2017 - The Warhol’s annual open house event just for teachers featuring food, drinks (cash bar), our latest exhibition, lectures, gallery talks, art making activities, discussions, and classroom resources. Teachers in attendance may receive Act 48 credit hours and information about school partnership opportunities. Free parking available in The Warhol lot. Tickets: $10; visit www.warhol.org or call 412.237.8300

2017 Pleasant Hills Fall Avant-Garde Art & Craft Show

10/29/2017 to 10/29/2017 - Apply Now! 2017 Pleasant Hills Fall Avant-Garde Art & Craft Show We are so excited to launch one of our new show locations for 2017! The Avant-Garde Art & Craft Shows are making their way to Pennsylvania this holiday season! Join us and shop a variety of unique gifts for loved ones! This large show will feature artists and crafters selling their original handmade items! The show will also be catered with a full concession stand by the venue. Admission is $3 to the public, children under 12 are free. A portion of proceeds will benefit the local non-profit Animal Friends for Pleasant Hills. This show is currently accepting vendors. For more information about the Avant-Garde Art & Craft Shows, please visit www.avantgardeshows.com. Also, become a fan and follow us on Facebook, Twitter, Pinterest, Instagram and LinkedIn! LOCATION: Georgetown Centre 526 East Bruceton Road Pleasant Hills, PA 15236 DATE: Sunday, October 29, 2017 TIME: 10:00am-5:00pm

"A Toast to the Community" Wine Tasting Event

10/06/2017 to 10/06/2017 - A Toast to the Community will help you discover your new favorite red or white as we feature a variety of Chairman’s Selection® Wines. You may also sample from a local winery’s favorite vintages. From tempting food stations, great tasting wines and local craft brews to mood music ready to help set the stage for a great evening, it’s one of the season’s most wonderful events! We also have a Chinese Auction that’s sure to be a crowd-pleaser! All proceeds this year will go toward the betterment of health and wellness for our community through programs such as our Diabetes Day, 5K, and Depression Screenings.

2017 Pittsburgh Kidney Walk

11/05/2017 to 11/05/2017 - Kidney Walk is the nation's largest walk to fight kidney disease. Held in nearly 100 communities, the event raises awareness and funds lifesaving programs that educate and support patients, their families and those at risk.

"Clue: The Musical" by the Little Lake Theatre

10/12/2017 to 10/12/2017 - October 12-14, 19-21, 26-28 The popular board game springs to life in this uproariously funny musical. Audiences will play along with your favorite suspects as they sing and dance their way to solving the question of who killed Mr. Boddy, in which room, and with which weapon. *recommended for ages 15 and over

1925 Silent Movie Classic "Phantom of the Opera"

10/29/2017 to 10/29/2017 - BTOS was organzied for the purpose of preserving the theater pipe organ and silent movies as forms as art. Famous organist known throughout the world, come tp play the magnifcent Blackwood 3 manual, 20 rank Theater Pipe Organ. At the press of a button, the floor which conceals the organ console retracts and the glittlering gold leaf and black lacquer theater organ rises out of the depths as if by magic. As we enter the Halloween season, be prepared to be horrified as aspiring young opera singer Chrisine Daae discovers that she has a mysterious admirer intent on helping her become a lead performer. This engimatic masked presence Erik, also know as the Phantom. Mary Philbin, Lon Chaney and Norman Kerry star in this silent horror classic which will be accompanied by the inimitable Dave Wickerman. Dave is so discerning and has such a command of the organ that you will become part of every gripping scene-and you will never agian view the Phantom the same. Light refreshments after the movie and tour of the ground if weather permits. Bus boards at 12:45pm Bus returns around 5pm $40 includes bus,movie and snacks (SRU students should inquire about additional savings) Refunds will not be issued unless trip is canceled. Call 724.738.2018 to reserve with a credit card.

2017 ICOM NATHIST Conference: The Anthropocene Natural History Museums in the Age of Humanity

10/25/2017 to 10/30/2017 -

This year's ICOM NATHIST conference is being hosted by Carnegie Museum of Natural History and will explore the various manifestations of the Anthropocene within the fields of nature, art, and the humanities as well as synergies between them. During the conference attendees will hear from scientists, authors, fine artists, and social historians all coming together to explore this topic together.

 

Please visit the conference website at https://2017.icom-nathist.org/ for more information. 

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