Welcome to your Get Out Weekend Planner!
It’s Thursday, and you’ve got no idea what you’ll do for the weekend.
Well, Patch is coming to the rescue. We’ve got the best bets for your done-work-outta-here time. Check out our picks for the best local activities to hit.
Where/When:, 10 to 11:30 a.m. on Friday
Why Go?: The Conversation Salon meets on the first Friday of each month in the multi-purpose room. Join the group for good conversation about current events! Registration is requested for first-time visitors. Call 412-835-5540 to register.
Where/When: , 10 a.m. on Friday
Why Go?: Pre-school children, ages 3 1/2 - 5, will enjoy this fun and educational half-hour class of songs, finger plays and book-related activities.
Where/When: Carnegie Museum of Art, 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. on Saturday or noon to 5 p.m. on Sunday
Why Go?: Bank of America and Merrill Lynch’s Museums on Us offers free access to Pittsburgh cardholders this weekend. Photo ID and a valid Bank of America/Merrill Lynch credit or debit card must be presented to receive one free general admission limited to cardholder at Carnegie Museum of Art. Not to be combined with other offers.
Where?/When?: , 11 a.m. to 3 p.m. on Saturday
Why Go?: Create a personalized high school graduation gift that your student will cherish. Let Cherie Dixon show you how. Bring school mementos, memorabilia, photos, etc., and scissors and glue if you have them. All other supplies you will need to get started will be provided.
Pricing: $35 including lunch
Where?/When?: South Hills Village, noon to 3 p.m. on Saturday
Why Go?: This educational event features crafts, Dr. Seuss book reading by some of your favorite local storytellers, giveaways (while supplies last) and prizes! Share the joy of reading and bring a new or gently used book to donate to charity. Plus meet "The Cat in the Hat" costumed character! This event will be held in the lower level in and around the play area.
Pricing: Book donation
What else is happening this weekend? Tell us in the comments.