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Third Thursday: Art Wars | CMOA



from the official CMOA website:

DEC 21, 2017 8:00 pm–11:00 pm


Early-Bird Tickets (by December 15): $10 (Members $8; Students $5)
Regular Tickets (after December 15): $15 (Members and Students $10)

Join CMOA for our final Third Thursday of the year as we celebrate the launch of another entry into the Star Wars universe with a spaced-out art and dance party. Choose the light or dark side of the force, dress up in your intergalactic gear, and enjoy:

  • special Star Wars-themed gallery tours
  • Jedi (or Sith) training academy with stage fight choreographer Tonya Lynn
  • special appearances by some of your favorite costumed characters
  • REkOGNIZE, a three-channel video installation by Han Solo standalone film cinematographer Bradford Young
  • dance beats from a galaxy far, far away with Keith DeVries (aka KMFD)
  • in-gallery discussions of Ian Cheng’s artificially-intelligent artwork Emissary Sunsets The Self
  • galactic drawing in Carnegie Science Center’s mobile planetarium
  • Star Wars costume contest, featuring great museum prizes
  • space cocktails in our alien cantina (The Café Carnegie)

We’ll also be giving away tickets throughout the night to see Star Wars: The Last Jedi at Carnegie Science Center’s new Rangos Giant Cinema, the most technologically advanced movie theater in western Pennsylvania.

Use the force (of a mouse click) to buy your tickets today!

Please note that no guns (fake or otherwise) including lightsabers, masks, or backpacks are allowed. (Face paint is permitted.) We will offer several lightsabers for photo opportunities, don’t you worry!

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MAKEnight: Yinz Ball (21+) | Children’s Museum of Pittsburgh


from the website:

Grab your black sequins and yellow dancing shoes cause this Pittsburgh themed ball is going DAHN!

– Make a Holiday card for our fair city. Stick your parking ticket in it!
– Print a Terrific Towel, because we’re having fun!
– Celebrate the seasons by making a Pittsburgh hanging ornament
– Make leather charms with Artists and Craftsman Supply
– Show your city love and create your own miniature Pittsburgh out of metal at our Soldered City Station.
– Get in the yinzer spirit by sewing your own pierogi pillow or personalized black and gold pennant.
– Play a theatre game with City Theatre
– The ranch will flow like wine. Literally, there will be ranch fountain with a variety of dippables!
– Speaking of wine, cheers a glass to our city compliments of Barefoot Wine & Bubbly
– What’s a Yinz Ball without a cookie table? Lucky for you, you won’t have to find out! Enjoy cookies at the cookie table!
– Try our blind ketchup taste test with Heinz History Center.
– Put your parking chair out and save your spot now by getting your tickets here!

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PMB’s List of Things to do in December (that has nothing to do with the holidays!)

The 2017 Holiday Season has just barely begun, and already you may feel ho-ho-ho-OVER IT! If you are looking for a break from the daily holiday hustle, and want to do things this month that have nothing to do with Old Saint Nick, scroll down and read more!   Kid Friendly Daily Fun & Events [...]
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Pittsburgh Moms Blog’s Birthday Bash Night Out

It’s time for our first night out of the year. Adults, leave the kids with a sitter and join us for Pittsburgh Moms Blog’s Birthday Bash Night Out at Painting with a Twist – East Liberty. When: Thursday, March 30, 2017 from 7:00 to 9:30 PM Purchase tickets here. BYOB? Not this night. We’ll be supplying the […]

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