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Reuse People of America Contest 2015

July 14, 2015



Various Neighborhood Hikes

July 21, 2015

July 21— Aug. 20 Join Venture Outdoors as they explore four of Pittsburgh’s finest neighborhoods on moderately paced hikes. Click HERE for additional information and registration.



Movies in the Parks

July 29, 2015

Now through August 29th, grab a blanket or lawn chair and head out for an unforgettable evening of free cinema under the stars! Return to your favorite movie location at Arsenal Park in Lawrenceville, Brookline Memorial Park, Flagstaff Hill in Schenley Park, Grandview Park in Mt. Washington, Highland Park, Riverview Park, or West End/Elliott Overlook. Info HERE.



People, Places, Spaces: A Celebration of Northside Assets

August 6, 2015

Thu., Aug. 6, 6-8pm - Join GTech at City of Asylum as they celebrate the Northside and all it has to offer. Be there for the unveiling of the new map of the many assets the Northside has to offer, created by students from the region. Food and live entertainment available. Free to attend. For additional information, click HERE.



Irwin Run Blue Myst Hike

August 7, 2015

Friday, August 7th, 7:30pm - 10:30pm - Join Allegheny Land Trust director Roy Kraynyk and local ghost hunter Michael Pellas for a unique out and back walking adventure.  Take a walk along the five-mile stretch of Irwin road in the 73 acre conservation area while learning interesting stories of the surrounding area.  To register, click HERE.



Local Recycling Events

August 10, 2015

Below is a list of local recycling events.  Please check the web links for any recycling restrictions.

August 22, 2015
PRC HARD TO RECYCLE COLLECTION EVENT
Allegheny County Airport, West Mifflin. More info HERE.

August 29, 2015
PRC HARD TO RECYCLE COLLECTION EVENT
Heinz Field Gold 1A Parking Lot. More info HERE.

October 3, 2015
PRC HARD TO RECYCLE COLLECTION EVENT
Mall at Robinson. More info HERE.



Safely dispose of common household chemicals

August 15, 2015

Boyce Park (Four Seasons Ski Lodge) parking lot: Saturday, August 15, 2015. Hours 9:00 am till 1:00 pm. Participant fee $3.00 per gallon (cash only). Click HERE for event flyer.



Two Wheels Lots of Green Bicycle Tour

August 22, 2015

Saturday, August 22 starting at 9:00am - Join GTECH for their 4th annual project showcase and fundraiser Two Wheels Lots of Green. The event is a bike tour designed to connect individuals to GTECH’s community-based greening projects.  Held in conjunction with Bike PGH’s Bike Fest, this year’s event offers guided bike tours of unique greenspaces in Pittsburgh’s Northside, guided by the people who made these projects possible.  For additional information and registration, click HERE.



Arbor Aid 2015

September 26, 2015

Saturday, September 26 - Join Tree Pittsburgh for live music, tours of the new Heritage Tree Nursery, wood artisan demos, silent auctions and their world-famous cookie table!  Arbor Aid was conceived by Tree Pittsburgh and late local woodworker John Metzler, founder of the Urban Tree Forge. Arbor Aid celebrates the possibilities presented to us by trees as resources within our city.  For additional information and/or registration, click HERE