Gather with other young professionals at United Way’s Hoodies for the Holidays Wrap Party to wrap a hoodie, write a note of encouragement for a student, grab a drink and play trivia. The event is designed to help local kids dream big and stay warm.
Where: Heinz Field, East Club at 100 Art Rooney Ave. (North Shore)
When: November 14, 2017 at 5:30 p.m. to 8:00 p.m.
How much: $30 or a new college hoodie (with tags)
Get into the Friday the 13th spirit with an evening of spooky science. Hear ghost stories, hang out with ScareHouse and learn the dance moves from "Thriller" (and then participate in a building-wide flash mob).
Where: Carnegie Science Center at 1 Allegheny Ave. (North Shore)
When: October 13, 2017 at 6:00 p.m. to 10:00 p.m.
How much: $12 in advance | $17 at the door
Baseball fans will attempt to set the Guinness World Records title for the largest game of catch. Participants are asked to bring a baseball glove, and everybody in attendance will receive a commemorative baseball and a Pirates BOGO ticket voucher. The "Catch for Cancer" event is a part of Allegheny Health Network's initiative to mark Prostate Cancer Awareness Month by encouraging men to get their yearly screening.
Where: Outside of PNC Park at West General Robinson Street between Mazeroski Way and Art Rooney Way (North Shore)
When: September 23, 2017 at 9:00 a.m. to 12:00 p.m.
How much: Free