Smithsonian Screening: Black in Space: Breaking the Color Barrier
In honor of Black History Month, Smithsonian Channel, Comcast NBCUniversal, and the History Center cordially invite you to an exclusive screening of the new documentary, “Black in Space: Breaking the Color Barrier.”
Black History Month Lecture: Freedom’s Blood Memories
The sixth annual Black History Month lecture features Sowande Mustakeem, Ph.D., author of “Slavery at Sea: Terror, Sex, and Sickness in the Middle Passage.”
Irish Genealogy Workshop
Join Irish genealogy experts Fintan Mullan and Gillian Hunt from the Ulster Historical Foundation in Belfast for the sixth annual Irish Genealogy Workshop featuring new topics on the rich genealogical sources found in Ireland.
Friday at the Forks: The Point of Wildlife Tracking
Homeschool students are invited to a drop-off program on select Fridays hosted by the Fort Pitt Museum and Point State Park. This program is for students in grades 7-8.
Powerful Pittsburgh Women: Celebrating the 19th Amendment Centennial
In this program, educators will learn about influential Pittsburgh women and opportunities to celebrate them as part of teaching social studies, civics, and other disciplines.
Hop Into History: Cooking Up Italian American Traditions
Visit the Special Collections Gallery to look at objects that tell the stories of Italian Americans in Pittsburgh and then head into the kitchen to make a traditional recipe.
Women’s History Seminar: 19th Amendment Centennial
The Fort Pitt Museum will honor the 19th Amendment Centennial with lectures featuring women in both American and Pittsburgh history.
Dignity and Defiance: A Portrait of Mary Church Terrell
Join us at the Frick Environmental Center for a screening of “Dignity and Defiance: A Portrait of Mary Church Terrell” part of the 2020 From Slavery to Freedom Film Series.