City Calendar, March 31-April 6

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MONDAY

DOWNTOWN: Pittsburgh History & Landmarks Foundation will be host to a free, self-guided jail tour from 11:30 a.m. to 1 p.m. today and the four Mondays in April at 440 Ross St. For reservations, marylu@phlf.org or 412-471-5808.

TUESDAY

NORTH SIDE: Lutheran SeniorLife will host the "Second Wind Tour" with author, speaker and performer Bill Thomas at 1 p.m. in the New Hazlett Theater, 6 Allegheny Square East. Tickets are free, but registration is required. For tickets, debbie.grayburn@lutheranseniorlife.org or 724-742-2221.

DOWNTOWN: Today is the deadline for reservations for the 123rd anniversary dinner and journalism awards ceremony sponsored by the Women's Press Club of Pittsburgh. The keynote speaker will be Lois Norder of the Atlanta Journal-Constitution at the April 12 event at the Rivers Club, One Oxford Centre, 301 Grant St. The evening will begin with a cocktail reception/cash bar at 6 p.m., followed by dinner at 7 p.m. For tickets: kgormly@tribweb.com or 412-389-3792.

WEDNESDAY

BLUFF: Award-winning poet and author Jim Daniels will give a free public reading at 7 p.m. in Duquesne University's Power Center Ballroom. english@duq.edu.

THURSDAY

OAKLAND: The Pittsburgh Contemporary Writers Series continues with a presentation by Jeff Sharlet at 8:30 p.m. in the Frick Fine Arts auditorium, 650 Schenley Drive on the University of Pittsburgh campus. Free.

FRIDAY

DOWNTOWN: The World Affairs Council of Pittsburgh will host an off-the-record public policy discussion and luncheon, "It's All About Freedom: Russia, Crimea and the Future of Ukraine" from noon to 1:45 p.m. Rivers Club, One Oxford Centre, 301 Grant St. The presenter will be Kent Logsdon, chief of staff to the deputy secretary of state for management and resources as well as a former political counselor at the U.S. Embassy in Kiev. For tickets: 412-281-7970 or welcome@worldpittsburgh.org or www.worldpittsburgh.org.

OAKLAND: The Carpathian Ensemble of the University of Pittsburgh will perform in concert at 8 p.m. in the Bellefield Hall Auditorium, Bellefield Avenue, on the Pitt campus For tickets, 412-624-7529 or www.music.pitt.edu/music.

SATURDAY

OAKLAND: The next free program for "Fiction With Freud," a book discussion sponsored by the Pittsburgh Psychoanalytic Center and the Carnegie Library of Pittsburgh, will take place from 2 to 3 p.m. in the directors' board room at the library's main branch, 4400 Forbes Ave. Mario Fischetti, psychoanalyst and psychotherapist, will provide insight and analysis of "The Woman Upstairs" by Claire Messud.

EAST LIBERTY: The combined choirs of Duquesne University's Mary Pappert School of Music will perform in concert at 7:30 p.m. in the East Liberty Presbyterian Church, 116 S. Highland Ave. Suggested donation, $10.

OAKLAND: The spring concert of the Men's Glee Club of the University of Pittsburgh will be held at 8 p.m. in the First Baptist Church of Pittsburgh. For tickets: 412-624-7529 or www.music.pitt.edu/tickets.

OAKLAND: Chatham Baroque will present "Channel Crossings" concert at 8 p.m. in Synod Hall, 125 N. Craig St. For tickets: www.chathambaroque.org or 1-888-718-4253.

SUNDAY

OAKLAND: The Women's Choral Ensemble of the University of Pittsburgh will present its free spring concert at 3 p.m. in Heinz Chapel on the university campus.

To list events within the city limits, fax details to City Calendar 412-391-8452 or email to localnews@post-gazette.com.


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