City Calendar: 07/14/14

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TODAY

DOWNTOWN: Pittsburgh History & Landmarks Foundation will conduct self-guided tours of the Allegheny County Jail Museum, at 440 Ross St. from 11:30 a.m. to 1 p.m. The tour takes approximately 30 minutes; attendees should arrive no later than 12:30 p.m. For reservations, marylu@phlf.org or 412-471-5808.

REGENT SQUARE: Lynsie Clott, program manager of The Project to End Human Trafficking, will talk about the situation in Pittsburgh and beyond. Free. 7 p.m., social hall of Waverly Presbyterian Church, 590 S. Braddock Ave., 15221. Call 412-242-0643.

TUESDAY

WEST END/ELLIOTT: Citiparks will screen the motion picture "Mary Poppins" at dusk at the West End/Elliott Overlook.

WEDNESDAY

REGENT SQUARE: "The Stranger," a film by the Evangelical Immigration Table about immigrants, Scripture and the American Dream will be screened at 7 p.m. in the social hall of Waverly Presbyterian Church, 590 S. Braddock Ave. Mark Roth, a Pittsburgh Post-Gazette reporter who is spearheading a yearlong project on "Pittsburgh's New Immigrants" for the newspaper, will facilitate a discussion session. The program is free and open to the public. For more information, 412-242-0643.

OAKLAND: Shinizyn will perform at the next Citiparks' Wednesday Night Concert Series. The free performance will take place from 7 to 8 p.m. at Flagstaff Hill in Schenley Park. The film "Saving Mr. Banks" (PG-13) will be screened after.

THURSDAY

DOWNTOWN: The next program in the Citiparks' Mellon Square Concert Series will feature The Nied's Hotel Band. The program will begin at 11 a.m. in Mellon Square Park, with the concert following at noon.

LAWRENCEVILLE: The Lawrenceville Historical Society will host a presentation by Barbara Johnstone, author of "Speaking Pittsburghese," at 7 p.m. in the McVey Auditorium of Canterbury Place. The program is free and open to the public.

EAST LIBERTY: "Swinging With a Blindfold" a performance featuring David Cutler with Project Pinata will be the next program in "Just Summer," the summer concert series presented by Chamber Music Pittsburgh. The concert will be held at 7:30 p.m. in the Kelly Strayhorn Theater. For tickets, 412-624-4129 or www.chambermusicpittsburgh.org.

BROOKLINE: Citiparks' Cinema in the Park film series will screen the movie "Mary Poppins" at dusk in Brookline Memorial Park, Oakridge Street.

FRIDAY

DOWNTOWN: Pittsburgh History & Landmarks Foundation will offer "Gems of Grant Street," a free walking tour of the Grant Street area. Attendees will meet at noon at the Grant Street entrance to the William Penn Hotel. For reservations, marylu@phlf.org or 412-471-5808.

LAWRENCEVILLE: "Mary Poppins" will be screened at dusk at Arsenal Park, 39th and Butler Streets, as part of the Citiparks' Cinema in the Park film series.

SOUTH SIDE: "The Cage Variations," a commissioned work by Ted Hearne, will be the next program in the 2014 season of the Pittsburgh New Music Ensemble. The concert will take place at 8 p.m. City Theatre, located at 1300 Bingham St. For more information or for tickets, www.pnme.org.

SATURDAY

FINEVIEW: The Fineview Community Day celebration will be held from noon to 4 p.m. in Fineview Park

FAIRYWOOD/WEST SIDE: The first day of the Fairywood West Side Reunion & Community Days will take place from noon to 10 p.m. at Fairywood Playground.

NORTH SIDE: In conjunction with its ongoing exhibit "Blue!," the Carnegie Science Center will present a series of concerts featuring blues and bluegrass performers at 1 p.m. in the "Blue!" gallery. Admission to the concert is included with general admission to the Science Center.

HAZELWOOD: Hazelwood Community Day Festival will take place from 2 to 6 p.m. at Burgwin Field.

OBSERVATORY HILL: Citiparks' Stars at Riverview Jazz Series will present Stacia Abbott in a free concert in Riverview Park from 7 to 8:30 p.m. Following the concert, the film "Saving Mr. Banks" (PG-13) will be presented.

SOUTH SIDE: Pittsburgh New Music Ensemble Concert, 8 p.m. City Theater, 1300 Bingham St. See Friday's listing for details.

MOUNT WASHINGTON: Citiparks' Cinema in the Parks series presents "Mary Poppins" at dusk at Grandview Park, located on Bailey Avenue.

SUNDAY

DOWNTOWN: "Yoga on the Square," a free yoga practice session sponsored by the Pittsburgh Downtown Partnership and Lululemon, will meet at 10 a.m. in Market Square.

SHADYSIDE: The Matt Murchison Mutiny will perform at the next concert in the Bach, Beethoven & Brunch series. The free program will take place beginning at 10:30 a.m. at Mellon Park, Fifth and Shady avenues.

OAKLAND: The guest artist at the next recital in the summer organ concert series at St. Paul Cathedral will be Robert Wisniewski at 4 p.m. at the cathedral, which is located at Fifth Avenue and Craig Street. Admission is free.

FAIRYWOOD/WEST SIDE: The second day of the Fairywood West Side Reunion & Community Day will take place from noon to 10 p.m. at Fairywood Playground.

OAKLAND: The film "Mary Poppins" will be screened at dusk at Flagstaff Hill in Schenley Park as part of Citiparks' Cinema in the Parks series.


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