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This week, January 14th – 20th

Afrobeats Flow
1/14 8:30 PM –  9:45 PM
Yogamotif 124 S Highland Ave, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania 15206
You’ll travel with your bodies, hearts, and minds as we flow through a vinyasa sequence to Afrobeats! Afrobeats is full of high vibes, mixing African hip hop and with traditional music. You’ll flow through the latest West African tunes forming a connection between the global and local. This class is an all levels vinyasa yoga class.

Tune It! Tuesdays!
1/15 8:30 PM – 11:30 PM
Black Forge Coffee 1206 Arlington Ave, Mt Oliver 15210
Every Third Tuesday for the past year, Phat Man Dee has hosted a community oriented, intergenerational, musical jam session. It is for all ages, and the house band features world class jazz musicians with the ability to back up singers, instrumentalists, poets, and spoken word artists of all genres. This month’s jam session features Phat Man Dee as host, with musicians Tony DePaolis (bass), Carlos Peña (guitar) and Miguel Sague III (conga). Community members have been attending and jamming with professional musicians, performing original compositions, experimental works, poetry, hip hop, jazz standards and cover songs for one year now.

A Conversation with Sybrina Fulton, mother of Trayvon Martin
1/16 7 PM – 9 PM
Pittsburgh Theological Seminary
616 N Highland Ave, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania 15206
1Hood Media invites the community to join us in conversation on January 16, 2019, with activist and social change-agent, Sybrina Fulton. Ms. Fulton is the mother of Trayvon Martin. The event, hosted by the Metro-Urban Institute, will take place at Pittsburgh Theological Seminary from 7-9 PM. Register to attend at

Free Good Fridays at the Warhol presented by UPMC Health Plan
1/18 7 PM – 10 PM
117 Sandusky St, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania 15212
Each Good Friday in January, enjoy free museum admission and a cash bar while special guest DJs Gusto & Naeem mix up a variety of r&b, disco, funk, and electronic tracks.

The Pittsburgh Pancakes & Booze Art Show
1/19 8 PM – 2 AM
242 51st St., Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania 15201
As the nation’s premier pop-up art show, The Pancakes & Booze Art Show provides art lovers an opportunity to explore more than 350 pieces of artwork created by some 75+ artists local to Pittsburgh’s unparalleled art scene. Alongside an immensely wide variety of pop art, fine art, and photography; show goers can sip on some of the dankest craft beer or signature cocktails while consuming free pancakes over and over again.

Pennsylvania State Pinball Championship
1/19 12PM – till finished
Kickback Pinball Cafe
4326 Butler St, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania 15201
This year the PA State Championships will be held at Kickback Pinball Cafe in Pittsburgh PA. The tournament entry is invite only however, spectators are welcome.
Each match will be a best-of-seven. The winner of the best of seven match advances to the next round, while the loser is eliminated.

Public Art Run on Penn
1/20 11 AM – 12 PM
Call (412) 256-8640
Run and explore the murals found along Penn Ave and Butler Street in the Strip District and Lower Lawrenceville. From old to new, there are many interesting pieces of art along the Penn Ave corridor, and we’ll stop at them all! We will run at a casual pace, to accommodate all abilities on this guided tour.

Group A: Celebrating 75 Years
Closing Reception January 20, 2019, 1 PM – 4 PM
The 75th Group A Annual Exhibition, curated by Vicky A. Clark, includes work by Group A members who work in diverse media, including sculpture, fiber art, drawing, painting, printmaking, photography and installation.

All information was compiled from the various event pages and Facebook pages.  LOCAL is not compensated by any organization for promoting these events.  [