Father’s Day Cookout
JUNE 16—The Fatherhood Outreach Programs will host the 7th Annual Father’s Day Cookout 2013 at Mellon Park. This is an all guns down event. There will be free food, family resource tables, two live DJs and the “I Love Life” basketball classic. For more information, call Wan Wes at 412-583-0376.
Rally Against Prostate Cancer
JUNE 16—The Prostate Health Education Network will host the “Fifth Annual Rally Against Prostate Cancer” at various churches nationwide. This is an education and awareness effort with a focus on the Black community. Prostate cancer survivors, along with loved ones who have lost someone to the disease, will be recognized and join hands in prayer and healing. For more information, visit http://www.prostatehealthed.org/churchregister2013.
Tribute to Fathers
JUNE 16—The Afro American Music Institute will host “A Tribute to Fathers” Musical Theatre and Dinner at 4 p.m. at the Greater Pittsburgh Coliseum, 7310 Frankstown Ave., Homewood. The theme is “Honoring Fathers and Funders.” This is part of the Institute’s 30th Anniversary Celebration. Proceeds from the event will fund the performance group’s tours. For more information, call 412-241-6775.
Wilkinsburg Farmers’ Market
JUNE 20—The Wilkinsburg Community Development Corporation will host the Wilkinsburg Farmers’ Market from 3-6 p.m. at the Parking Lot, between 732 and 744 Ross Ave., Wilkinsburg. The market will be held every Thursday through Nov. 21.
Stop the Violence
JUNE 29—B. Marshall Productions, American Eagle Outfitters and the Pittsburgh Pirates will host the Juneteenth Stop the Violence Community Awareness Day from 12-5 p.m. at Stage AE, 400 N. Shore Dr., North Shore. There will be motivational speakers, live entertainment, resource information, various presentations and more. There will also be a “Gone But Not Forgotten” commemoration segment. For more information, call 724-205-9376 or email firstname.lastname@example.org.
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