DOWNTOWN: Pittsburgh History & Landmarks Foundation will offer free, self-guided tours of the old Allegheny County Jail Museum, 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@example.com or 412-471-5808, ext. 527.
OAKLAND: The Jerusalem String Quartet will perform in recital at 7:30 p.m. at the Carnegie Music Hall, 4400 Forbes Ave. Tickets are $39 and $46; student rush tickets will be available at the door for $15 with valid student identification. For tickets or for more information, www.chambermusicpittsburgh.org or 412-624-4129.
BLUFF: Duquesne University’s Uptown Jazz Series will continue with a performance by THOTH featuring artistic director Mike Tomaro. The performance will be be held at 7:30 p.m. in the Genesius Theater on the Duquesne campus, 600 Forbes Ave. Admission, $10. For more information, 412-396-6083 or www.duq.edu/musicevents
DOWNTOWN: The World Affairs Council of Pittsburgh and Duane Morris LLP will host the discussion “Vietnam: The Next Great Investment Opportunity for American Business,” from noon to 1:30 p.m. in the Walnut Room of the Duquesne Club, 325 Sixth Ave. Admission is $20 For World Affairs Council members and $30 for non-members. The deadline for registration is Monday, March 20. To register or for more information, firstname.lastname@example.org. www.worldpittsburgh.org or 412-281-7970.
OAKLAND: “Can Free Enterprise Solve Climate” will be the topic for a lecture at the University of Pittsburgh The speaker will be former U.S. Rep. Bob Inglis, R-S.C. The lecture will take place at 4 p.m in Ballroom A of the University Club, 123 University Place. To reserve at seat, tinyurl.com/inglis-climate.
POINT BREEZE: The Pennsylvania Resources Council will host a backyard composting workshop from 7 to 8:30 p.m. at the Phipps Center Center in Mellon Park. Participants will receive a composting bin. The cost is $70 person, $75 per couple. Pre-registration is required. To register, www.prc.org/programs or 412-488-7490, ext. 226.
SHADYSIDE: Shadyside Presbyterian Church will conduct a candlelight Lenten vesper service at 7 p.m. at the church, 5121 Westminster Place. Services will also be offered each Wednesday through April 5. For more information, www.shadysidepres.org or 412-682-4300.
SHADYSIDE: The members of the book discussion group of the Pittsburgh Poetry Exchange will hold their monthly meeting at 7:30 p.m. at the Coffee Tree Cafe, 5524 Walnut St. To be discussed at the meeting will be Aime Cesaire’s “Notebook Of A Return To The Native Land,’ translated either by Clayton Eshleman and Annette Smith or by Mireille Rosella and Annie Pritchard. For more information, 412-481-7636
SHADYSIDE: The International Women’s Association of Pittsburgh will hold its weekly meeting from 9:30-11:30 a.m. at the First United Methodist Church of Pittsburgh, 5401 Centre Ave. For more information, go to iwap-home.blogspot.com or email@example.com.
NORTH SIDE: The fate of Pittsburgh’s silent sanctuaries and what can be done to save will be the subject of a program by the Young Preservationists of Pittsburgh. Presenters will include Peter Smith, religion editor at the Pittsburgh Post-Gazette, and Laura Schneiderman, interactive developer at the Post-Gazette, who oversaw the newspaper’s Silent Sanctuaries series on the various fates of dormant, historic houses of worship. The event will place from 6 to 8 p.m., at The Priory, 614 Pressley St. Admission is free, a $5 donation is suggested. Refreshments and a cash bar will be available.
BLUFF: The Duquesne University Jazz Ensemble will present “The Music of Michael Jackson” at 7:30 p.m. in the Charles Dougherty Ballroom on the university campus. Admission, $10. For more information, www.duq.edu/musicevents or 412=396-6083.
OAKLAND: The Pittsburgth Concert Society will hold the second of two concerts featuring the winners of its 2017 Young Artists Auditions competititon. The performance will be held at 2 p.m. in the Kresge Recital Hall on the campus of Carnegie Mellon University, 5000 Forbes Ave. Performing will be pianist Austin Li; violinist William Wang, accompanied by pianist Sung-Im Kim; violist Devin Moore, accompanied by pianist Gabe D’ Abruzzo; and the Amadeus Quintet, comprising violinists Joseph Comella and Minori Hayakawa, violist Yosen Wang, cellist Chris Fedor and pianist Ariana Chu. A meet-the-artists reception will follow. Tickets are $15 adults, $10 seniors and free for students. Tickets online at www.pittsburghconcertsociety.org, by calling 412-279-2970 or at the door.
NORTH SIDE: The Andy Warhol Museum and the Music on the Edge concert series will present a performance by the Arditti String Quartet with Elliot Fisk on guitar at 8 p.m. at the museum, 117 Sandusky St. General admission tickets are $15 in advance and $20 at the door; tickets for students and seniors are $10 in advance and $15 at the door. For more information or for tickets, music.pitt.edu/tickets or 412-624-7529
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