Community Calendar 9-4-13

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No-Kids Night

SEPT. 6—The Carnegie Science Center will host its No-Kids Night from 6-10 p.m. at the Carnegie Science Center, One Allegheny Ave., North Shore. The center will open for adults ages 21 and up to enjoy fun as staff blend, explode and burst their way through experiments from video-sharing websites. There will be live entertainment, access to all floors and more. For more information, call 412-237-3400 or visit http://www.carnegiesciencecenter.org.

Infinite Scholars Program

SEPT. 12—The Infinite Scholars Program Inc. will host its Infinite Scholarship Fair 2013 from 9 a.m.-12:30 p.m. at Pittsburgh Barack Obama Academy, 515 N. Highland Ave., East Liberty. The fair will offer low-income parents and students the opportunity to get information about scholarships to local and out of state universities. Registration is required. For more information, call 314-625-3819 or visit http://infinitescholars.blog­spot.com.

Marriage Retreat

SEPT. 14—Traveling Diva’s and Gent’s will host its God & Marriage Retreat & Seminar at Cove Haven Paradise Stream Pocono Place. The theme is “Exercising the Gifts of Love.” The all-inclusive three-day event will include breakfast and dinner, live nightly entertainment, recreational facilities and activities, and more. For more information, call Synthia Brown at 412-466-1115 or email praisethelordsynthia1@msn.com.

Community Health Fair

SEPT. 14—The Manchester Youth Development Center will host its 3rd Annual Community Health Fair from 12-4 p.m. at the MYDC Gym, 1214 Liverpool St., Manchester. There will be free health screenings, cooking demonstrations, helpful exercise techniques, children’s activities, youth haircuts, community information and more. For more information, call Carmen Pace at 412-322-0585 ext. 176 or email cpace@mydc.org.

Memorial Dedication

SEPT. 15—The Tuskegee Airmen Memorial of the Greater Pittsburgh Region Inc. will host a Memorial Dedication to the Tuskegee Airmen at 2 p.m. at Sewickley Cemetery, 501 Hopkins St., Sewickley. This will be a dedication of the largest Tuskegee Airmen memorial. There will be music, recognition of approximately 100 Western Pennsylvania Tuskegee Airmen and free remote parking with a shuttle. In case of inclement weather, the dedication will be moved to the United Methodist Church of Sewickley. There will also be a free Appreciation Concert with the Pittsburgh Gospel Choir at 7 p.m. For more information, call Rich Dieter at 412-773-0899.

Power of Laughter

SEPT. 21—The American Heart Association will host the 2013 Power of Laughter Health Workshop and Comedy Luncheon from 11 a.m.-3 p.m. at the Wyndham Grand Pittsburgh Downtown Hotel, 600 Commonwealth Place, Downtown. The theme is “Sending Out an S.O.S: Saving Our Selves with the healing power of laughter.” The featured presenter will be Dr. Jackson T. Wright Jr. and Alex Ortiz will be the featured comedian. The day will include a heart healthy lunch, free health screenings, a silent auction, vendors and more. For more information, call 412-208-3606 or email cindy.shambley@heart.org.

Farmers’ Market

ONGOING—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.

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