DOWNTOWN: Pittsburgh History & Landmarks Foundation will offer free, self-guided tours of the old Allegheny County Jail Museum at 440 Ross St. from 11:30 a.m. to 1 p.m. Those attending should arrive no later than 12:30 p.m. For reservations or more information, [email protected] or 412-471-5808, ext. 527.
HIGHLAND PARK: Citiparks will present the film, “Finding Dory” at dusk in Highland Park as part of the Cinema in the Parks Program. For more information, www.citiparks.net or 412-255-2493
OAKLAND: The summer poetry series at Hemingway’s Cafe will continue with readings at 8 p.m. at 3911 Forbes Ave. The series will run at 8 p.m. Tuesdays through July 25 in the cafe’s back room. For more information, www.hemingwayspoetryseries.blogspot.com.
NORTH SIDE: City of [email protected] City will host PechaKucha night at 7 p.m. The event will bring together 11 speakers, each of whom will talk for 6 minutes and 40 seconds; the presentations will be accompanied by images that will change every 20 seconds. Topics for discussion will range from the Museum of Beer to President Trump’s Pittsburgh/Parish pairing. Among those participating will be Brian O’Neill, Post-Gazette columnist. Alphabet City is located at 40 West North Ave. Admission is free, but registration is required. To register, www.alphabetcity.org
WEST END/ELLIOT: “Finding Dory” will be be screened at the West End/Elliot overlook. For more information, www.citiparks.net or 412-255-2493.
LAWRENCEVILLE: The Lawrenceville Historical Society’s public lecture series will feature graphic designer Don Henderson sharing his collection of photos as well as stories about growing up in Lawrenceville. The program will take place 6:30 p.m. at the Lawrenceville branch of the Carnegie Library of Pittsburgh, 279 Fisk St. It is free and open to the public. No reservations are necessary.
OAKLAND: R.E.D. will perform in the Wednesday Concert Series at Flagstaff Hill in Schenley Park at 7 p.m. Following the performance, the film “Doctor Strange” will be presented. Both are free. For more information, www.citiparks.net or 412-255-2493.
SOUTH SIDE:As part of its Wednesday Solo Showcase Series, the Pittsburgh New Music Ensemble will present a performance by clarinetist Eric Jacobs at 7:30 p.m. on the mainstage of the City Theatre, 1300 Bingham St. The program will feature works by Tholl, Muhly, Lang, etc.Tickets, $15; free for time attendees. For more information, www.pnme.org.
DOWNTOWN and HOMEWOOD: “How Investor Psychology Affects Us All,’ wil 12:15 p.m. at the Downtown branch of the Carnegie Library of Pittsburgh and at 6 p.m. at the Homewood branch library. The class has been accredited by the Pennsylvania Board of Accountancy to provide continuing education credit for certified public accountants. For more information, www.valuekaszak.com.
SHADYSIDE: Pittsburgh Festival Opera’s production of Stephen Sondheim’s “Sweeney Todd” will be performed at 7:30 p.m. in Falk Auditorium of the Winchester Thurston School, 555 Morewood Ave..Tickets, $20-$75; student tickets, $12.50 with valid identification. For tickets or for more information, www.pittsburghfestivalopera.org.
BROOKLINE: “Finding Dory” will be screened at dusk at Brookline Memorial Park. For more information, www.citiparks.net or 412-255-2493.
DOWNTOWN: Pittsburgh History & Landmarks Foundation will conduct one-hour walking tours of the Market Square area on Fridays during July. Participants will explore the square as well as Forbes and Fifth Avenues and Wood Street. Attendees will meet at 10 a.m., rain or shine, in the PNC Triangle Park, across from the Fairmont Pittsburgh Hotel at 510 Wood St. For reservations, 412-471-5808, ext. 527 or [email protected]
DOWNTOWN: Pittsburgh History & Landmark Foundation will offer walking tours on Fridays in July that focus on Gateway Center and Point State Park area. Those attending will meet at noon, rain or shine, at the Gateway subway station on Stanwix Street near Liberty Avenue. For reservations, 412-471-5808, ext. 527 or [email protected]
POINT BREEZE: “King Fez,” a belly dance rock band, will be the featured performer at the next Summer Fridays at the Frick In addition to the concert, the first floor of Clayton, the Frick family home, will be open to tour, free of charge. The Café at the Frick and the Museum Store will also be open. The Frick is located at 7227 Reynolds St. For more information, www.TheFrickPittsburgh.org or 412-371-0600.
OAKLAND: Pittsburgh Festival Opera’s production of R. Strauss’ “Intermezzo” will be performed at 7:30 p.m.in the Falk Auditorium of the Winchester Thurston School, 555 Morewood Ave. Tickets are $20 to $75. For more information or for tickets, www.pittsburghfestivalopera.org
SOUTH SIDE: “Eyes and Ears” will be the next concert in 2017 season of the Pittsburgh New Music Ensemble. The program for the concert will include a world premiere by Thomas Osborne as well as works by Garner, Biedenbender, Wie and Rufus Reid; Reid be performing with the PMNE The concert will be held at 8 p.m. at the mainstage of the City Theatre, 1300 Bingham St. A BYO wine/drink of choice reception will follow the performance. Tickets are $25 for adults, $15 for seniors and $10 for students; first time attendees are free. For more information or for tickets, www.pnme.org.
LAWRENCEVILLE: “Finding Dory” will be screened at dusk in Arsenal Park. Free. For more information, www.citiparks.net or 412-255-2493.
OBSERVATORY HILL: The Stars at Riverview Jazz Series will present Bobby Short in concert from 7 to 8:30 p.m. at Riverview Park. Following the concert, the film “Doctor Strange” will be screened. Both events are free. For more information, www.citiparks.net or 412-255-2493.
SHADYSIDE: Pittsburgh Festival Opera’s production of G.F. Handel’s baroque opera “Xerxes,” will take place at 7:30 p.m. in the Falk Auditorium of Winchester Thurston School, 555 Morewood Ave. Joining the opera company will be the members of Chatham Baroque. For tickets from $20-$75. or for more information, www.pittsburghfestivalopera.org
SOUTH SIDE: “Eyes and Ears,” the Pittsburgh New Music Ensemble in concert. 8 p.m, City Theatre. See Friday’s listing for details.
MOUNT WASHINGTON: “Finding Dory” will be screened in Grandview Park at dusk. Free. For more information, www.citiparks.net or 412-255-2493.
POINT BREEZE/SHADYSIDE: The Aeolian Winds will perform in the Bach, Beethoven and Brunch concert series from 10:30 a.m. to noon in Mellon Park, located at Fifth and Shady avenues.
OAKLAND: Pittsburgh Festival Opera’s production of “Intermezzo.” Falk Auditorium, Winchester Thurston School, 2 p.m. See Friday’s listing for details.
OAKLAND: The next program in the series of organ concerts at St. Paul Cathedral will take place at 4 p.m. with Gail Henry as the recitalist. The cathedral is located at the corner of Fifth Avenue and Craig Street. Free, donations accepted.
OAKLAND: “Nine Lives” will be presented by Cinema in the Parks at Schenley Plaza at dusk. Free. For more information, www.citiparks.net or 412-255-2493.
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