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CMU EVENTS

CMU Events Calendar

CURRENT COMMUNITY EVENTS

The Anthropology of Motherhood: Culture of Care Exhibit
Where: Carlow University, University Commons, 3333 Fifth Avenue, Pittsburgh
When: Now through January 29, by appointment only
The Carlow University Art Gallery, located on the second floor of University Commons, presents The Anthropology of Motherhood: Culture of Care, an exhibit engaging the viewer in the lived experiences of motherhood, caregiving, parenting, nurturing, and maternal labor. Works of art from 14 national and Pittsburgh-based artists are featured. Visitors can make an appointment for a timed visit by emailing the gallery’s curator, Amy Bowman-McElhone at gallery@carlow.edu.
“Jaunt”: A Safe Exploration of Public Art
Where: Various locations around the city
The Office of Public Art is pleased to announce “Jaunt”, an artist-designed public art tour by D.S. Kinsel, co-founder of BOOM Concepts. “Jaunt” features a series of postcards by Pittsburgh artists, available at various locations to provide a safe exploration of public art during the pandemic. The postcards are available at BOOM Concepts, Small Mall (Lawrenceville), CDCP Project Space and Small Mall Outpost (Wilkinsburg), the Ujamaa Collective, and People’s Grocery.

ONGOING COMMUNITY EVENTS

Offroute Art
Attention artists and art lovers: Offroute Art wants you! Offroute Art is a nonprofit building a new type of arts community. We connect the public with original art made by artists 16 to 24 years old. Everything in their arts store is reasonably priced. Whether you are looking to buy or sell, offrouteart.com is worth checking out! You can also join them the second Saturday of every month for their themed virtual trivia nights! That’s offrouteart.com.
Support the East End Community Thrift Store
Where: 5123 Penn Avenue, Garfield, Pittsburgh
When: Open Tuesday – Friday: 10:00 – 4:00 PM, Saturday: 12:00 – 4:00 PM, Closed on Sundays and Mondays
The East End Community Thrift Store needs your support! Just one door down from the Thomas Merton Center, the Thrift Shore has clothing, furniture and household appliances. Donations, volunteers, and shoppers are all welcome! All profits from the store are donated to the Thomas Merton Center to help fund general operations. For more information, email shawnapgh@aol.com or call 412-361-6010.
Pittsburgh Banjo Club
Where: Allegheny Elks Lodge #339
When: Every Wednesday at 8 PM
Stop by the Pittsburgh Banjo Club’s regular rehearsal every Wednesday at 8 PM and enjoy their wonderful music. Food and refreshments are available. Founded in 1988, the Pittsburgh Banjo Club is an all-volunteer band and organization that uses banjos, trumpets, tubas, and bass to perform popular music from the 1920s and 1930s. You can call 412-321-1834 to reserve a spot. Reservations must be made by Tuesday at 5PM for each Wednesday event.