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September 2020

Free

Virtual Auditions: Talent in the Time of Covid

September 29, 2020 @ 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm
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One event on September 30, 2020 at 6:00pm

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Pittsburgh, PA 15233
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In this timely comedy, a youth talent competition looks very different from the norm. Imagine no stage parents or audience. Each contestant is in a separate room with a remote camera. The host, camera person and stage manager are also isolated. Nothing could possibly go wrong. Or could it? What: This is an entirely virtual play and performances and rehearsal will all use Zoom. No in-person rehearsals or performance will take place. This is an original script written specifically for…

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Devising Civic Practice: Listening is the New Revolution

September 30, 2020 @ 7:00 pm - 8:30 pm
Virtual, Virtual
Pittsburgh, PA 15233
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Michael Rohd, co-founder of the Center for Performance and Civic Practice, will discuss how to revolutionize arts and culture through dialogue and engagement in a virtual talk from Dickinson College’s Clarke Forum for Contemporary Issues. The lecture, “Devising Civic Practice: Listening is the New Revolution,” will take place Thursday, Sept. 30, at 7 p.m. in a public YouTube livestream. The link is available at the Clarke Forum website. Rohd will discuss the role of artworks during the confluence of the…

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October 2020

The Seavey Reading Series Presents Tatiana Figueroa Ramirez

October 12, 2020 @ 7:30 pm
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Pittsburgh, PA 15233
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Born in Puerto Rico and raised in the mainland United States, Tatiana Figueroa Ramirez graduated with a B.A. in English Literature and is a VONA Voices Alumna, having worked with award-winning poets Willie Perdomo and Danez Smith. Tatiana primarily performs, teaches poetry workshops, and hosts events in the greater Washington DC area, but has also done so nationally and in the Dominican Republic at venues including New York University, The Kennedy Center, and The Howard Theatre. You can read her…

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Virtual Wine, Dine & Unwind Auction

October 14, 2020 @ 8:00 am - November 2, 2020 @ 8:00 pm
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Pittsburgh, PA 15233
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Out of an abundance of concern for the health and safety of the community, Hospice & Community Care has transitioned its annual Wine, Dine & Unwind fundraiser from an in-person event to a virtual one. The auction will be held October 13 through November 2. Proceeds from the virtual auction will help to provide hospice and palliative care and support for people who have weeks or months, rather than years to live, and for those who are coping with the…

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Panel Discussion: The State of Environmental Justice in Pennsylvania

October 14, 2020 @ 7:00 pm - 8:30 pm
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Pittsburgh, PA 15233
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Dickinson College will host a panel of experts to discuss environmental racism and justice in Pennsylvania. The virtual discussion, “The State of Environmental Justice in Pennsylvania,” will take place on Wednesday, Oct. 14, at 7 p.m. in a public YouTube livestream. The link is available at the Clarke Forum website. The Commonwealth of Pennsylvania has been deeply impacted by fracking, coal mining and other producers of greenhouse gasses. These pollutants effect all Pennsylvanians, but disproportionately harm Black, Indigenous and People…

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$10 – $100

Wild & Scenic Film Festival

October 15, 2020 @ 7:00 pm - 8:30 pm
Virtual, Virtual
Pittsburgh, PA 15233
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Pennsylvania Resources Council is excited to host the Wild & Scenic Film Festival presented by South Yuba River Citizens League for the 6th consecutive year! This online, virtual event features a series of thought-provoking and breathtaking local, national and global short films exploring the protection and restoration of wild lands and waters, food systems, climate change, biodiversity, litter prevention, and much more. These films allow Pennsylvanians to witness how individuals and communities around the world are taking action, with the…

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$10

Tchaikovsky and Barber: Livestream Concert

October 17, 2020 @ 7:30 pm - 9:00 pm
Virtual, Virtual
Pittsburgh, PA 15233
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Hear the York Symphony Orchestra like never before in our first ever livestream concert for one night only! This all string orchestra program will feature legendary works by Tchaikovsky and Samuel Barber plus hidden musical treasures by George Walker and Peter Boyer. Streamed live from the Appell Center, support York’s cultural gems in an immersive one-of-a-kind musical experience with Maestro Lawrence Golan and our beloved string section. TCHAIKOVSKY Serenade for Strings BARBER Adagio for Strings PETER BOYER Three Olympians WALKER…

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Free

Virtual Auditions for virtual play See You In December

October 20, 2020 @ 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm
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An event every day that begins at 6:00pm, repeating until October 21, 2020

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Pittsburgh, PA 15233
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Play Description: We get to meet five best friends, and watch as they grow up and then old. No matter what is happening in their lives they always get together once a year in December. We grow physically over the years, we learn more - sometimes … but do we really change who we are? What: This is an entirely virtual play and performances and rehearsal will all use Zoom. No in-person rehearsals or performance will take place. This is…

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Re-Engaging Research through Citizen and Community Science

October 20, 2020 @ 7:00 pm - 8:30 pm
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Pittsburgh, PA 15233
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Jennifer Shirk, the interim executive director of the Citizen Science Association, will give a virtual presentation from Dickinson College’s Clarke Forum for Contemporary Issues on Tuesday, Oct. 20, at 7 p.m. The program, “Re-Engaging Research through Citizen and Community Science,” will take place via a public YouTube livestream. The link is available at the Clarke Forum website. The program will explore the need for citizen science (volunteers from the general public assisting with scientific projects) and the critical role it…

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Art with Heart: Virtual Art Silent Auction

October 22, 2020 @ 10:00 am - October 30, 2020 @ 9:00 pm
Virtual, Virtual
Pittsburgh, PA 15233
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oin us in celebrating Creative York’s 30th anniversary by attending Art with Heart, our virtual art silent auction, which will be held from Thursday, October 22 at 10 am to Friday, October 30 at 9 pm! Support Creative York through bidding on artwork during our art silent auction here: https://e.givesmart.com/events/iJW/. An additional way to get involved is by purchasing a sponsorship for Ginger, the dog sculpture by Dale Rogers, or a $500 gift certificate towards art at Creative York. Sponsorship…

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Art with Heart: Virtual Art Silent Auction

October 22, 2020 @ 10:00 am - October 30, 2020 @ 9:00 pm
Virtual, Virtual
Pittsburgh, PA 15233
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Join us in celebrating Creative York’s 30th anniversary by attending Art with Heart, our virtual art silent auction, which will be held from Thursday, October 22 at 10 am to Friday, October 30 at 9 pm! Support Creative York through bidding on artwork during our art silent auction here: https://e.givesmart.com/events/iJW/. An additional way to get involved is by purchasing a sponsorship for Ginger, the dog sculpture by Dale Rogers, or a $500 gift certificate towards art at Creative York. Sponsorship…

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Free

Overdoing Democracy: The Problem of Polarization

October 27, 2020 @ 7:00 pm - 8:30 pm
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Pittsburgh, PA 15233
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Robert B. Talisse, internationally recognized theorist of democracy, will discuss the overwhelming effects of political polarization in a virtual lecture from Dickinson College’s Clarke Forum for Contemporary Issues. “Overdoing Democracy: The Problem of Polarization” will take place via a public YouTube livestream on Tuesday, Oct. 27, at 7 p.m. The link is available at the Clarke Forum website. Drawing from his book, “Overdoing Democracy: Why We Must Put Politics in its Place,” Talisse will discuss how we allow political categories,…

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Free

Lancaster Pursenalities Party

October 28, 2020 @ 9:00 am - November 2, 2020 @ 9:00 pm
Virtual, Virtual
Pittsburgh, PA 15233
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Join the American Heart Association for the 10th annual Lancaster Pursenalities digital experience, an online silent auction featuring designer purses, handbags, totes and accessories for both women and men donated by some of Lancaster County’s most generous business and community leaders. Register for the event in advance to be ready to place your bids when the auction opens Wednesday, Oct. 28 at 9 a.m. EST. Bidding closes on Monday, Nov. 2 at 9 p.m. EST. Lancaster Pursenalities benefits the American…

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November 2020

Free

Pandemic Preparedness and Environmental Awareness

November 5, 2020 @ 12:00 pm - 1:30 pm
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Pittsburgh, PA 15233
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Frédéric Keck, a social anthropologist, will explain how clues in the environment can help us better prepare for future pandemics. His virtual talk, “Pandemic Preparedness and Environmental Awareness,” from Dickinson College’s Clarke Forum for Contemporary Issues, will take place Thursday, Nov. 5, at noon. The online lecture will be available on the Clarke Forum’s website, and the public is invited to watch the discussion and submit questions in the comments section of the YouTube livestream. Keck will discuss how to…

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Free

Community, Connections and Commentary: Perspectives on the U.S. Elections from Bremen, Malaga, Moscow and Toulouse

November 9, 2020 @ 12:00 pm - 1:30 pm
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Pittsburgh, PA 15233
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Dickinson College will host a panel of experts from around the world to give an in-depth analysis of international perspectives on the 2020 presidential election. The virtual discussion, “Community, Connections and Commentary: Perspectives on the U.S. Elections from Bremen, Malaga, Moscow and Toulouse,” will take place on Monday, Nov. 9, at noon on a YouTube livestream hosted by the Clarke Forum for Contemporary Issues. The link to the event is available at the Clarke Forum website. The public is invited…

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Free

What Happens to a Dream Deferred?

November 10, 2020 @ 7:00 pm - 8:30 pm
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Pittsburgh, PA 15233
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Esery Mondesir, an award-winning filmmaker, will share his documentary film “What Happens to a Dream Deferred?” and participate in a post-film question-and-answer session in a virtual event from Dickinson College’s Clarke Forum for Contemporary Issues. The event will take place Tuesday, Nov. 10, at 7 p.m. in a public YouTube livestream. The link is available at the Clarke Forum website. Mondesir’s short documentary takes place on New Year’s Eve in Tijuana, Mexico, where Haitians are celebrating Haitian Independence Day and…

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Free

Penn State Harrisburg School of Humanities presents fall play, “Machinal”

November 12, 2020 @ 7:30 pm - 9:00 pm
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An event every day that begins at 7:30pm, repeating until November 14, 2020

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Pittsburgh, PA 15233
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The Penn State Harrisburg School of Humanities will present its fall play, “Machinal,” at 7:30 p.m. on Thursday, Nov. 12, and Friday, Nov. 13; and at 2 and 7:30 p.m. on Saturday, Nov. 14. The play will be presented virtually via live stream on YouTube Live from the Mukund S. Kulkarni Theatre at Penn State Harrisburg. Sophie Treadwell’s “Machinal” is a play about a young woman who is “crushed by the societal expectations placed around her.” It is inspired by…

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Penn State Harrisburg CLASP presents Daymond John

November 13, 2020 @ 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Virtual, Virtual
Pittsburgh, PA 15233
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Penn State Harrisburg’s Chancellor's Leadership Access Student Program (CLASP) will welcome Daymond John, founder and CEO of FUBU and star of ABC's "Shark Tank," as national keynote speaker from 7 to 8 p.m. on Friday, Nov. 13. The event will be held virtually via YouTube Live. Please register at: djpennstate.eventbrite.com

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CONTACT Helpline Silent Auction

November 16, 2020 - November 22, 2020
Virtual, Virtual
Pittsburgh, PA 15233
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One of our 50th Anniversary Virtual Events, the Silent Auction offers over 70 items for online bidding at https://www.32auctions.com/50thAnniversary Choose from gift baskets and a variety of gift cards for local restaurants, grocery stores, services or entertainment. You can also make a donation on the silent auction site. Your support is needed to ensure that no call to the Helpline goes unanswered. CONTACT has supported South Central PA through five decades of challenges. From Hurricane Agnes and the Three Mile…

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FREE

Entrepreneur Networking

November 19, 2020 @ 4:00 pm - 5:00 pm
Virtual, Virtual
Pittsburgh, PA 15233
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Networking matters now more than ever Have you settled into your 'new normal'? Has networking suffered in your world? Let's fire it up. Now is a great time for networking. Some people are networking now to finish the year up strong. Some to get a head start on next year. Smart folks are networking now for both. Entrepreneur Networking is proving to be a valuable tool for participants. See what other people are doing. Meet some interesting people. Lots happens…

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$5

Talent In The Time Of Covid

November 19, 2020 @ 7:00 pm - December 7, 2020 @ 11:30 pm
Virtual, Virtual
Pittsburgh, PA 15233
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TAFE Presents Talent In The Time Of Covid In this timely comedy, a youth talent competition looks very different from the norm. Imagine no stage parents or audience. Each contestant is in a separate room with a remote camera. The host, camera person and stage manager are also isolated. Nothing could possibly go wrong. Or could it?

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The Quilt Project

November 20, 2020 @ 7:30 pm - 9:30 pm
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Pittsburgh, PA 15233
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The Dickinson College Department of Theatre & Dance presents “The Quilt Project,” a livestream performance featuring student-generated, interdisciplinary work, including the voices of the Dickinson College Choir singing Meredith Monk's stirring Earth Seen From Above from ATLAS, and choreography by guest artists J.E. Kim and Brian Frazier.

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December 2020

Free

Artist to Artist: A Virtual Residency Exploring Jewish Music Traditions

December 6, 2020 @ 10:00 am - 4:30 pm
Virtual, Virtual
Pittsburgh, PA 15233
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EVENT NAME: Artist to Artist: A Residency Exploring Jewish Music Traditions DATE & TIMES: Sunday, December 6, 2020. Four virtual workshops between 10 AM to 4:30 PM COST: FREE WHERE TO REGISTER: Information and registration at https://www.sfmsfolk.org/events/JewishMusicalTraditions.html (or SusquehannaFolk.org) SAMPLE VIDEO: https://youtu.be/5GbBc1DFH1Q New to Klezmer? Clarinetist Ilene Stahl, one of the residency participants, is featured in this short clip. EVENT DETAILS: FOUR FREE WORKSHOPS exploring Klezmer, the mesmerizing musical tradition of the Ashkenazi Jews of Eastern Europe. Five groundbreaking female…

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Free

SFMS Online: John McCutcheon

December 13, 2020 @ 7:30 pm - 9:00 pm
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Pittsburgh, PA 15233
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Event Name: Susquehanna Folk Music Society Online: John McCutcheon Event Date: Sunday, December 13, 7:30 PM Cost: FREE to Susquehanna Folk Music Society members. Not a member yet? Visit https://www.sfmsfolk.org/info/membership.html to become a member today! WHERE TO REGISTER: Information and registration at https://www.sfmsfolk.org/concerts/JohnMcCutcheon.html SAMPLE VIDEO: https://youtu.be/o9YoNqMidCQ Event Details: The Susquehanna Folk Music Society is celebrating OUR MEMBERS with a special free concert! John McCutcheon is admired around the globe, and Susquehanna Folks love to see him on our concert schedule.…

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January 2021

Free

Mangia with Mariella

January 10 @ 4:00 pm - 5:30 pm
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Pittsburgh, PA 15233
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Join us virtually on Sunday Jan. 10 at 4pm to learn how to make an authentic 3-course Italian meal with Chef Mariella Amato from Mangia Mangia Italian Grill in Hershey, PA. We'll gather on Zoom to learn how to make Mariella's delicious feast while helping to raise funds to feed children in Haiti! This event is FREE, but registration is required! To register, visit https://tinyurl.com/mangiaforhaiti

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Music @ Bosler: Zach King

January 22 @ 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm
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Pittsburgh, PA 15233
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Join Bosler for a heartfelt show next Friday, January 22! Zach King is a singer-songwriter from Perry County, Pa with a passion for traditional country music. His honest approach and heartbreaking delivery has made him a hero in the honky-tonks and a friend to the down-and-out. Good music evokes real emotion, and the same is true when you listen to the songs and stories of a man with an old soul and a young heart. Zach will be accompanied by…

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Free

End of Life Workshop

January 26 @ 11:30 am - 12:00 pm
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Pittsburgh, PA 15233
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Homeland Hospice and Rolling Green Cemetery have teamed up to present an important online seminar. We will discuss some vital information regarding End of Life Care and Preplanning Final Arrangements. Please join us and learn how easy it is to protect your loved ones from some of life's most difficult decisions. *Receive helpful information in a no-contact setting *Learn how to prepare BEFORE a crisis occurs *Find out how the Hospice benefit can help you and your loved ones *Discover…

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February 2021

The Seavey Reading Series Presents Marie Mutsuki Mockett

February 8 @ 7:30 pm - 9:30 pm
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Pittsburgh, PA 15233
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Memoirist, literary journalist, and novelist Marie Mutsuki Mockett will give a virtual reading of her work at 7:30 p.m. on Monday, Feb. 8th. This event is free and open to the public as part of the Seavey Reading Series at Susquehanna University's Writers Institute. To request a Zoom link for this event, please contact the Writers Institute at WritersInstitute@susqu.edu. Born and raised in California to a Japanese mother and American father, Mockett graduated with a degree in East Asian Languages…

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Free

York/Adams Go Red for Women digital experience

February 18 @ 5:30 pm - 6:30 pm
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Pittsburgh, PA 15233
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Women from across York and Adams counties are invited to the American Heart Association’s York/Adams Go Red for Women digital experience, where we will be raising awareness and taking action to end heart disease and stroke in women. It’s time to Go Red for ourselves and all the women in our lives we can’t bear to lose. Get your red on and join us.

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Free

Lebanon Go Red for Women virtual auction

February 23 @ 12:00 pm - February 27 @ 12:00 pm
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Pittsburgh, PA 15233
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Join the American Heart Association, Lebanon County division, for their annual Go Red for Women silent auction, now a digital experience! Place your bids on purses, accessories, gift cards and more donated by some of Lebanon County’s most generous business and community leaders. Bidding opens on Tuesday, February 23 at 12 p.m. EST. Bidding closes on Saturday, February 27 at 12 p.m. EST. Learn more: www.heart.org/lebanongored.

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Stolen: Five Free Boys Kidnapped Into Slavery and Their Astonishing Odyssey Home

February 24 @ 7:00 pm - 8:30 pm
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Pittsburgh, PA 15233
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Stolen: Five Free Boys Kidnapped Into Slavery and Their Astonishing Odyssey Home Lecture by Historian Richard Bell February 24, 2021, 7:00-8:30 p.m. Virtual Event Hosted by the York College of Pennsylvania Cultural Series, with support from the Department of History and Political Science and the Center for Community Engagement Stolen: Five Free Boys Kidnapped into Slavery and their Astonishing Odyssey Home is a gripping and true story about five boys who were kidnapped in the North and smuggled into slavery…

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March 2021

Free

Marketing Yourself in a Tight Job Market (Webinar)

March 16 @ 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
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Pittsburgh, PA 15233
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If you are now unemployed, or soon will be, due to the current pandemic, you need to revamp your job search strategies. Since many companies are downsizing or closing completely during this time of economic uncertainty, the competition for an ever-decreasing number of jobs can be overwhelming. Preparation of a marketing plan, complete with implementation tactics, is crucial. Competition can actually enhance, rather than diminish, your chances of landing a new job. Marketing is key. This webinar explains the basic…

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The Steps of Grieving: The Curious Charms of Arthur Pepper

March 21 @ 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
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Pittsburgh, PA 15233
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Arthur Pepper, a recent widower, finds a charm bracelet that leads him on an adventure of self-discovery and awakening. The grieving process can take one on a journey to acceptance and new possibilities. Join us and Amanda Jernigan for a discussion on Arthur’s steps of grieving in the book, “The Curious Charms of Arthur Pepper”. Licensed social worker, Amanda Jernigan, will present an in-depth analysis of Arthur's (the main character's) grieving process within the featured novel. Live via GoToMeeting. Registration…

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