Let’s Not Repeat the Past: Employment & Real Potential for People with Disabilities
Join us for brief talk, “From Almshouses (1705) to Today: Work Models/Options for People with Disabilities,” by Guy Caruso.
This African-American Life, an Evening with Hugh B. Price
The African American Program and the Urban League of Greater Pittsburgh present, “This African-American Life,” an evening with Hugh B. Price, hosted by KDKA’s Lynne Hayes-Freeland.
Hop Into History: Celebrate Mister Rogers’ Neighborhood
Celebrate the 50th anniversary of “Mister Rogers’ Neighborhood” as we play, laugh, watch, and enjoy creating in this session that explores the world of “Mister Rogers’ Neighborhood.”
Walking Dead Meets Living Dead: Zombies in Pittsburgh
Did you know the modern phenom of zombies got its start right here in the Steel City? Join us for a pre-Halloween evening exploring the innovations of “Night of the Living Dead” creator, Pittsburgh’s own George Romero.
Honoring World War I Veterans on the 100th Anniversary of the Armistice
Join Britsburgh and the Detre Library & Archives in remembering the sacrifice of Pittsburghers in World War I on the 100th anniversary of the signing of the Armistice.
Just the Way You Are: 50 Years in Mister Rogers’ Neighborhood
Join the History Center, the National Museum of American History, and colleagues and friends of Fred Rogers for a conversation on the legacy of Pittsburgh’s original good neighbor.
Bridging Connections: Interactive Tour for Visitors with Alzheimer’s
The Alzheimer’s Association and the History Center offer guided tours designed for those living in the early stages of Alzheimer’s and their Care Partners.
Forks of the Ohio Homeschool Series
In this Fort Pitt Museum homeschool series class, students will prepare for winter by learning how early settlers lived on the frontier and participate in hands-on activities and crafts, including includes making a winter bird feeder.
Hop Into History: Cooking Up History: African American Food Traditions
Explore foodways brought from Africa and then help make recipes that show how these traditions have shaped American food!
Behind the Scenes with the Smithsonian’s Michael Neufeld
Join us for a behind-the-scenes talk with Dr. Neufeld, the senior curator of space history at the National Air and Space Museum.
Homeschool Day: Lunar Exploration – The Apollo 11 Mission
In this second Homeschool Day related to the Destination Moon exhibition, homeschool families will learn about space flight and the Apollo space program through hands-on activities in the exhibit.
Frontier Rebellion: The Fight for Independence in the American West
Join the Fort Pitt Museum as it welcomes back author and historian Patrick Spero for a lecture on his new book, “Frontier Rebels: The Fight for Independence in the American West, 1765-1776.”