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Squirrel Hill > Calendar > Local Calendar > 08 Aug 2008
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Karaoke Every Friday!
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08 Aug 2008
Karaoke with DJ Jodi every Friday from 9:30 to 1:30!
CarSala's Bar and Grille, West Mifflin, PA 15122 - 412-466-3337 - Great menu!
Over 20,000 songs! Wireless microphones and top-of-the-line system.
See why we are different!
Contest starting soon!



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Kennywood Park
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08 Aug 2008
Kennywood Park has been a fixture in Pittsburgh for over 100 years, attracting families and friends from around the world. Now, during its 160th anniversary year, western Pennsylvania fixture Geneva College joins with WORD FM for a day of Kennywood fun. Join other Geneva alumni, friends, students and family on Friday, August 8 to be thrilled by the rides, stroll the historical amusement park, or just enjoy the company of others.
Ride-All-Day pass $21 Senior Tickets (55+) $16 2 and under Free
The park opens at 10:30 a.m.
Pavilion #7 is reserved for Geneva College. Feel free to bring your picnic basket and join us at the pavilion.
For more information: call 724-847-6521 or e-mail events@geneva.edu
Please make reservations by July 31 to assure receipt of tickets by mail. Tickets can be purchased by clicking on the link to the right.
All tickets ordered and paid for after July 31 and before August 6 at 3:00 p.m. may be picked up at the Geneva College will call window at Kennywood Park.


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New Duplicate Bridge Game for Beginners
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08 Aug 2008
The Pittsburgh Bridge Association (PBA) is starting to run a duplicate bridge game on Friday nights that is specifically tailoredfor all you bridge players that like to play but have never been to a duplicate game before. The game will be held on Friday evenings at 7:30 PM at the Blackridge Community Center Clubhouse on Beulah Road (Route 130). It is right next door to the Churchill Valley Country Club. There is free parking in the newly paved lot. The playing room is non-smoking, and refreshments are provided.
The fee is $6.00 per person. You can come alone or with a partner. No previous experience playing duplicate bridge is required. The director will explain all the mechanics: what board to play, how to score, and when to move to the next table.
The purpose of this game is to attract all you bridge players out there to the world of duplicate bridge. This will be a stress-free, enjoyable game, and will be run with you in mind.
Please support the new game, spread the word, tell all your bridge-playing friends to come, and get ready to have fun.


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La Boheme
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08 Aug 2008
La Boheme
by Giacomo Puccini

Undercroft Opera announces our fully staged production of Puccini’s most loved opera, La Bohème, presented in English. This production features 100% Pittsburgh area singers and instrumentalists.
Come and witness the poignant love story of Mimi and Rodolfo, and the dreams, hopes, and struggles of their young bohemian friends. With a cast that features many well known and remarkable Pittsburgh area performers as well as several new faces, this show is sure to thrill audiences!
Bethel Park High School Auditorium
309 Church Rd, Bethel Park, PA 15102
Fri, Aug 1st, 8:00 p.m.
Sat, Aug 2nd, 8:00 p.m.
Sun, Aug 3rd, 2:00 p.m.

St. Paul Cathedral Center-Synod Hall
125 N Craig St, Oakland, PA 15213
Fri, Aug 8th, 8:00 p.m.
Sat, Aug 9th, 8:00 p.m.
Sun, Aug 10th, 2:00 p.m.

Ticket Pricing
$27.00 Orchestra Seating
$17.00 General Seating
$12.00 Student/Senior

Advance Purchase Discounts
$2.00 off each advance ticket purchased
$1.00 additional discount for each ticket purchased online
Online Purchase: http://www.undercroftopera.org/tickets



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LEMURtron
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08 Aug 2008
LEMURtron is a modern musical extravaganza like you've never seen or heard before! Combining common and unusual musical instruments with robotic technology, the exhibit features a futuristic 'band' of music makers with members that include GuitarBot, ModBots and the infamous Ill-Tempered Clangier. YOU "play" the "Bots" by moving and dancing on the lighted dance floor, making your own concert of techno music.
LEMURtron is created by LEMUR (League of Electronic Musical Urban Robots), a Brooklyn, NY-based group of artists and technologists creating exotic, sculptural musical instruments which integrate robotic technology. LEMUR was founded by Eric Singer in 2000.


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Paparazzi
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08 Aug 2008
PAPARAZI 9:30PM until 1:30AM 412-488-0800, 7 March 2008 9:30PM until 1:30 AM SoulVillagePaparazzi is located on the corner of 21st and E.Carson St. on the South Side.It's a place where both old and young can come and have fun, music from 60s,70, 80s,90s,and today The BEST band you will ever see for free! come enjoy the great food withthe outstanding front man Sugar Ray Morrison and the Fantastic sound of Soul Village LOVE PEACE and SOUL VILLAGE


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Beer Tasting
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08 Aug 2008
Join The Warhol and big Burrito on the second Friday of every month for ongoing Good Fridays beer tastings. Socialize while sampling art and featured regional micobrews, while representatives discuss the unique qualities of their brews. Complimentary lite food accompaniments.


Tickets $20

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Olympic Food Festival
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08 Aug 2008
The Allegheny County Special Events Office will hold a food festival at noon on Friday, August 8, in the Courthouse Courtyard to celebrate the start of the 2008 Olympic Games in Beijing, China. Featured food will include Chinese chop suey, Jamaican jerk chicken, Greek grape leaves and baklava, Italian meatballs, German chocolate cake, Polish haluski, and American hot dogs and snow cones.
Two-time Olympic gold medalist Roger Kingdom will be in attendance to sign autographs and pose for photographs.
The event is free and open to the public. Food is limited and will be served on a first-come, first-served basis.
For more information, call the Special Events Office at 412-350-2528.


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Think Pink - It's Friday!
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08 Aug 2008
A terrific event to get everyone in the mood for
Adagio Health’s Hot Pink Pittsburgh!
Friday, August 8th
Doors open at 6:30 p.m.
at Diesel Club Lounge
1601 E. Carson Street
in the Southside
Featuring:
Hot Pink Cocktails - Try one for a chance to win fabulous prizes!
Also enjoy . . .
* Hors d’oeuvres and Music *
and new this year~
~TPIF’s Bachelor Auction~
featuring Pittsburgh’s most amazing men and fun, fabulous date packages!
$10 suggested donation at the door benefits breast and cervical
cancer screening for uninsured women in western PA.
Don’t forget Hot Pink Pittsburgh October 14!
For more information or to purchase Hot Pink Pittsburgh tickets, please call 412.253.8179
or visit www.hotpinkpittsburgh.org



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Heinz Endowments/Pittsburgh 250/Artist-YouthPlaces Project Grants
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08 Aug 2008
Heinz Endowments/Pittsburgh 250/Artist-YouthPlaces Project Grants
As part of a $1 million initiative to celebrate Pittsburgh’s 250th birthday, project curator, Tom Sokolowski, director of The Andy Warhol Museum, has crafted a partnership between area artists to work with the YouthPlaces organization.
Artists are invited to make an application for a grant to work with the YouthPlaces organization in City of Pittsburgh neighborhoods with underserved youth ages 12 through 18. Ten grants of $5,000 will be awarded to ten artists. Artists are defined as visual artists, dancers, choreographers, actors, musicians, designers, and fashion designers. Programming will take place during non-school and weekend hours within cultural or community organizations. Qualifications include the following: must be interested in CALL FOR ARTISTS working with teenagers in a community-based setting and be comfortable in culturally distinct environments; must be able to develop and implement in-depth arts experiences/programming working with the staff of YouthPlaces; must obtain ACT 33/34 clearances; must be willing to build a strong holistic approach to working with young people including building relationships within their communities.
Applications should include a professional resume and examples of artistic work (slides, tapes, and photographs of art works). Please do not send actual artworks. Please enclose a self-addressed, stamped envelope for the return of materials. Further, the application should include a statement of no more than 500 words explaining why this grant is important to you, and how you feel this program would influence both your own art practice as well as stimulate and stretch the minds and talents of young people.
Application Deadline: August 15, 2008
Interviews with semi-finalists will be scheduled during the last week of August. Programs will begin variously from late September.
Mail applications to:
Heinz 250/YouthPlaces Grant
c/o The Andy Warhol Museum
117 Sandusky Street
Pittsburgh, PA 15212
Attention: Maura Sullivan

youthplaces.org


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Olympic Happy Hour
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08 Aug 2008
Join the World Affairs Council of Pittsburgh on August 8, 2008 to celebrate the Opening Ceremonies for the Olympics. Doors open at 6:00. Drinks and bar menus will be available all night and appetizers will be provided from 6:30-7:30 p.m.. Admission is free and everyone is welcome!


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Annual Garden Tour Celebrates Pittsburghs 250th Birthday
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08 Aug 2008
An open house will be held Friday, August 8th from 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. and 4 p.m. to 6 p.m. Residents of Glade Run’s residential treatment facility will guide guests through their garden creations. This year’s theme will highlight locations and attractions in and around Pittsburgh. Tours will depart every 15 minutes and take approximately half an hour. Guests will also be able to sample rosemary lemonade and homemade herbal cookies and partake in raffle drawings for various prizes.

Reservations are required. Please call (724) 452-4453, ext. 1249 to reserve your space. You may also contact Julie Wahlenmayer by e-mail at jwahlenmayer@gladerun.org. For more information about Glade Run, please visit www.gladerun.org.


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2008 Carnegie International
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08 Aug 2008
This exhibition is the most important and prestigious international survey of contemporary art in North America and features paintings, sculptures, photography, works on paper, and film and video works by established and emerging international artists.

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Children's Hospital Baby Day
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08 Aug 2008
We've got some of the bigest and most unique babies in town. Learn about what they eat, when they swim, and how they play. Meet with representatives from Children's Hospital at the Zoo for car seat safety demos, summer safety tips, and wise nutrition choices.




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Summer Silent Night
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08 Aug 2008
Shing Stars and the Pittsburgh Association of the Deaf/Greater Pittsburgh Community Center for the Deaf are proud to host a "Summer Silent Night"in celebration of Pittsburgh 250! The evening festivities include:over 10,500 square feet of jaw dropping modernist architecture house tour complete with georgeous sweeping views of Pittsburgh downtown skyline owned by famous philanthropists Steven Herforth and Peter Karlovich. Horse Derby, Silent Auction and 50/50 drawing.
All guests donating $100.00 general admission attendance will receive a Pirates game ticket to 9/19/08 Fireworks Night! All VIP guests donating $250.00 will receive a Pirates "catered" World Series box suite ticket to 9/19/08 Fireworks Night!!
Limited tickets! Call now for reservations! (412)277-4FUN
Deadline July 20,2008




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Annual Garden Tour Celebrates Pittsburghs 250th Birthday
Calendar: Local Calendar
Quercus  
08 Aug 2008
An open house will be held Friday, August 8th from 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. and 4 p.m. to 6 p.m. Residents of Glade Run’s residential treatment facility will guide guests through their garden creations. This year’s theme will highlight locations and attractions in and around Pittsburgh. Tours will depart every 15 minutes and take approximately half an hour. Guests will also be able to sample rosemary lemonade and homemade herbal cookies and partake in raffle drawings for various prizes.

Reservations are required. Please call (724) 452-4453, ext. 1249 to reserve your space. You may also contact Julie Wahlenmayer by e-mail at jwahlenmayer@gladerun.org. For more information about Glade Run, please visit www.gladerun.org.


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Be My Baby
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08 Aug 2008
Be My Baby
Comedy | Written by Ken Ludwig

August 5 - August 17

An irascible Scotsman and an uptight English woman take the audience along on a hilarious road trip that launches the two main charactrs into a journey about life and love. Both in their late 50's, John and Maude come together when John's ward marries Maude's niece. When the young couple decides to adopt an infant, John and Maude travel first to California to pick up the child, and then to Scotland - with long and outrageous delays along the way which force the two to work together to care for the young child

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FILM SCREENING: Living Dead Creature Double Feature The Return of the Living Dead & Dead Alive
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08 Aug 2008
FILM SCREENING: Living Dead Creature Double Feature The Return of the Living Dead & Dead Alive
Friday, August 8, 2008
The Warhol Theater
7 pm
The Return of the Living Dead (1985) 91 min. Directed by Dan O’Bannon
“They’re back from the grave and ready to party!”
The accidental release of a deadly gas causes the dead to come alive and rampage through Louisville, Kentucky seeking their favorite food, brains.

Dead Alive (1992) 97 min. Directed by Peter Jackson
“Some things won’t stay down…even after they die.”
From the director Lord of the Rings, a horror film in which a young man’s mother dies from the bite of a poisonous Sumatran rat-monkey. When she comes back to life, she feasts on everything nearby, and so infects dogs, nurses, friends and neighbors, unleashing a horde of zombies that threaten to destroy her son’s love life—and everything else.

These 35mm screenings are part of our zombie film festival running from August 1 – 29.

Tickets: $7.50 double feature

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Coconuts and Carnage
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08 Aug 2008
Contestants of the latest reality television craze Leftover - the cable access answer to Survivor - discover reality bites, as they are stalked by a crazy killer. Competition is stiff and they just might wind up dead if they don't watch their backs. The host only cares that a body count is good for ratings, carved coconuts contain cryptic threats, the Vaseline is running low and no one thought to bring a coffin as a luxury item. Enjoy an evening of dinner and death with the interactive Survivor parody murder mystery. Be prepared to search for clues and laugh away with an evening's comedy. The lucky few may get to compete with the castaways - to see who will be crowned Leftover.
Without A Cue Murder Mysteries, a Philadelphia-based touring theater compnay, is proud to present "Coconuts and Carnage". The interactive comedy company, which has toured extensively throughout New Jersey, Pennsylvania, Maryland, and Delaware is popular due to its expert use of audience participation, mixed with the comedic talents of the cast.


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Be My Baby
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08 Aug 2008
Be My Baby
Comedy | Written by Ken Ludwig

August 5 - August 17

An irascible Scotsman and an uptight English woman take the audience along on a hilarious road trip that launches the two main charactrs into a journey about life and love. Both in their late 50's, John and Maude come together when John's ward marries Maude's niece. When the young couple decides to adopt an infant, John and Maude travel first to California to pick up the child, and then to Scotland - with long and outrageous delays along the way which force the two to work together to care for the young child

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A Candi Coated Happy Hour
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08 Aug 2008
A Candi Coated Happy Hour at The AVA LOUNGE every Friday!!!

Relax and unwind from a hard week’s work...YOU DESERVE IT!

$5 Candi Martinis...We serve the best JOLLY RANCHER and CHOCOLATE MARTINIS in the city!!!
$1 off other drinks!!!
A GREAT selection of import and domestic beers
Free appetizers!!!

DJ Caution spinning Old School Hip Hop and R&B

5pm – 8pm

The Ava Lounge is located next to the Shadow Lounge at 5972 Baum Blvd.

No Cover. 21 and up.

Presented by EarCandi Entertainment www.myspace.com/earcandientertainment


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