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Phenomenal Woman Celebration

MARCH 29—The August Wilson Center for African American Culture will host the Phenomenal Women Celebration of Women’s History Month from 6-9:30 p.m. at 980 Liberty Ave., Cultural District. There will be musical and dance performances by various groups, poetry, art exhibitions and more. There will also be a Chronicles of Youth Showcase and Stages of Womanhood Open Mic. Performers are encouraged to sign-up in advance. For more information, email phenomenalwomencontest@gmail.com.

Inclusive Voices

MARCH 30—Program to Aid Citizen Entrepreneurship will host its 4th Inclusive Voices event from 11:30 a.m.-1:30 p.m. at the Omni William Penn Hotel, Grand Ballroom, 530 William Penn Place, Downtown. The event generates dialogue between individuals interested in working together and opportunities to build bridges of understanding and explore ideas. There will be 29 conversationalists. For more information, call 412-562-0290 or visit http://www.pacepgh.org.

Survivors conference

MARCH 31—The American Cancer Society Western Region will host the 24th Annual Cancer Survivors Conference from 10:30 a.m.-2 p.m. at the DoubleTree by Hilton, 101 Mall Blvd., Monroeville. The theme is “Laugh Til It Heals.” Guest speakers are author, humorist and cancer survivor Christine Clifford and Leslie J. Bonci, director of Sports Medicine Nutrition for the Department of Orthopaedic Surgery and the Center for Sports Medicine, UPMC. Registration is required and will begin at 9:30 a.m. For more information, call 412-919-1100.

BASH luncheon

MARCH 31—The Black Association of South Hills will host its Handbags, Heels and Hope Scholarship Luncheon from 11:30 a.m.-3 p.m. at the Pittsburgh Airport Marriott, 777 Aten Rd., Coraopolis. There will be vendors, games, raffles and more. Reservations are requested and tickets are $35. For more information, call Wavely Nesmith at 412-653-3642 or visit http://www.Bashforwomen.com.

Legacy luncheon

MARCH 31—The Rankin/Mon Valley/ Pittsburgh Section of the National Council of Negro Women will host its 3rd annual Legacy Awards Luncheon from 12-3 p.m. at Hosanna House, 807 Wallace Ave., Wilkinsburg. They will recognize women 80 years of age and beyond from the western Pennsylvania area who have contributed to the preservation and advancement of our African-American history and culture. The mistress of ceremonies will be Brenda Waters, KDKA-TV. Tickets are $30. For more information, call Rev. Brenda Gregg at 412-231-1258.

Founder’s Day luncheon

MARCH 31—The Pittsburgh Chapter of Delta Theta Sorority Inc. will host a Founder’s Day Luncheon from 12-3 p.m. at the DoubleTree Hotel, Pittsburgh City Center, One Bigelow Sq., Uptown. The theme is “Lessons in Leadership-99 Years” and the guest speaker will be Cynthia Butler McIntyre, the national president. For more information, call 412-371-7110 or visit http://www.dstpghalumnae.org.

Celebrity roast

APRIL 13—The Mel Blount Youth Home will host its All-Star Celebrity Roast 2012 at 6:30 p.m. at the Wyndham Grand Pittsburgh Downtown, 600 Commonwealth Place,  Downtown. There will be a roast and tribute honoring former NFL Player, Head Coach and Color Commentator Tony Dungy. This is a Black Tie Affair. For more information, call 724-948-2311 or visit http://www.melblount.org.

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