“Low Rider”, “Cisco Kid”, “Spill the Wine”, “Why Can’t We Be Friends”. What do you get when you take Funk, Jazz, R&B, and Rock & Roll and mix it all together? Well, you get one of the greatest bands of all time; WAR has sold more than 50 million albums worldwide. CLICK HERE FOR DETAILS!
Monday, January 21 :: Noon to 4 pm
Kelly Strayhorn Theater, 5941 Penn Avenue
Music, dance, and theatrical performances highlight an afternoon that celebrates the life and legacy of slain Civil Rights leader Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr.
The free event includes family-friendly activities in the KST lobby from Noon to 4 pm, and performances in the Theater between 2 and 4 pm.
Featured performance groups include:
August Wilson Center Dance Ensemble
Dreams of Hope
The YMCA Lighthouse Music Crew
Soundwaves Steel Band
Visionary Performing Arts Academy
Alumni Theater Company
Calling all Capricorn’s & Aquarius
come out and celebrate our Birthdays and bring a friend!
Were you born on the Cusp?
Then you definitely need to be here!
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A+ Schools Seeks Volunteers to Interview City Principals
200 School Works Volunteers Needed to Reach All City Schools
PITTSBURGH, PA – January 7, 2013 – A+ Schools, Pittsburgh’s community advocate for educational equity and excellence, seeks 200 volunteers to interview principals throughout the district in February as part of its School Works initiative.
Volunteers working in teams of three will conduct confidential, one-hour interviews with principals at all 50 K-12 public schools to collect specific data on the inner workings of city schools. It marks the first time since the program’s launch in 2009 that interviews will be conducted at the elementary school level. Volunteers must first attend a 1.5-hour training session, which will be offered at various times beginning Jan. 16. Click Here for Full Details
A menswear runway fashion show will set the tone for Pittsburgh fashion shows in 2013 while spotlighting a successful mentoring program that has been serving hundreds of youth in need since 2003.
HIM will take place Sunday, Jan. 13, 2013, at 3 p.m. at Diesel Club Lounge on the South Side and will feature special music, a cookie buffet, and chic raffle items. It is conceived and produced by Pittsburgh fashion icon LaMont Jones, an award-winning fashion critic, consultant, and stylist.