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A day on the farm — without leaving Pittsburgh

Tour more than a dozen urban agriculture sites in the Pittsburgh area — including Braddock Farms, the Homewood Historical Community Farm and Steel City Soils — with the East End Food Co-op and Pittsburgh Food Policy Council. Bring water bottles (for water) and coolers (for goodies from the farms). Some sites will have food available for sale. The tour is self-guided.

Where: East End Food Co-op at 7516 Meade St. (Point Breeze)

When: September 30, 2017 from 1:00 p.m. to 6:00 p.m.

How much: $10 bikes | $25 cars

Compete in a brunch-off, listen to live music

Enjoy the music of Allegheny Brass Band at an outdoor concert series. Guests are invited to bring along a brunch — and even to compete in a best brunch competition.

Where: Mellon Park at Fifth and Shady Avenues (Point Breeze/Squirrel Hill)

When: August 6, 2017 from 10:30 a.m. to 12:00 p.m.

How much: Free

Make your own mini-greenhouse

Learn how to make a "personal greenhouse" (a.k.a. a terrarium) with the help of a Frick artist and instructor. The workshop, which includes materials, will offer guidance in designing, constructing and personalizing houseplant arrangements. Advance registration and pre-payment is required.

Where: The Frick Pittsburgh at 7227 Reynolds Street (Point Breeze)

When: July 29, 2017 from 10:00 a.m. to 12:30 p.m.

How much: $30 non-members; $25 members