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A day on the farm — without leaving Pittsburgh

What 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 at 1:00 p.m. to 6:00 p.m.
How much $10 bikes | $25 cars

Compete in a brunch-off, listen to live music

What 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 at 10:30 a.m. to 12:00 p.m.
How much Free

Make your own mini-greenhouse

What 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 at 10:00 a.m. to 12:30 p.m.
How much $30 non-members; $25 members

Here comes the sun

What Beatles tribute tunes from "The British Invasion Experience" will be the soundtrack for the evening featuring food trucks, shopping and tours of the Clayton house. The stand-out Cafe at the Frick will debut a wine bar offering walk-up service for light bites, cocktails, beer and wine.
Where The Frick Pittsburgh at 7227 Reynolds St. (Point Breeze)
When June 30, 2017 at 5:00 p.m. to 9:00 p.m.

Cocktails and royal women

What Frick Director Robin Nicholson and DuquesneProfessor Laura Engel will discuss "how the iconography of costume and gesture associated with portraits of royal women translates into popular images of aristocrats and actresses." There will be cocktails. Register online or by calling 412-371-0600.
Where The Frick at 7227 Reynolds St. (Point Breeze)
When March 14, 2017 at 7:00 p.m.
How much $25-$30

Learn about herbs, avoid the flu

What No one wants the flu. That's why Una Biologicals is hosting a class at the Phipps' Garden Center on herbs that promote health during the winter.
Where Phipps Conservatory Garden Center at 1059 Shady Ave. (Point Breeze)
When January 26, 2017 at 7:00 p.m. to 9:00 p.m.
How much $30