Community Cinema: "Medora"
March 12, 2014, 6-8 pm, Goodwill, Lawrenceville
Medora, the award-winning film from Independent Lens, has been called “the best sports film…since Hoop Dreams.” This documentary follows the town's down-but-not-out varsity basketball team over a season, capturing the players' stories on and off the court - as the team's struggle to compete parallels the town's fight for survival. Register now. Community Cinema is presented in partnership with the Girls Coalition of Southwestern Pennsylvania. The screening and discussion will take place at Goodwill of Southwestern Pennsylvania, located at 118 52nd Street, Near Butler & Stanton, in Lawrenceville.
Be My Neighbor Day
March 22, 2014
Mark your calendars now for Be My Neighbor Day, on March 22, brought to you by the Fred Rogers Company, United Way of Allegheny County, and WQED at a YMCA near you. Come and learn about acts of kindness, and enjoy a visit with Daniel Tiger himself, who will be appearing in Pittsburgh for the very first time.
iQ: smartparent "Aiding Autism"
March 25, 2014, 3 pm, WQED Studio A
iQ: smartparent tapes its episode on “Aiding Autism” on Tuesday, March 25 at 3:00 pm. How can digital devices and new technology be helpful to children with autism and other special needs? Join our live studio audience as we discuss which apps, games, and other forms of media can be beneficial in the classroom and beyond.
Community Cinema: "The Trials of Muhammad Ali"
Saturday, April 12, 2014, 12-2 pm
smart.squared summer camp with Winchester Thurston
June 10 to August 2
Community Cinema: "The New Black"
Thursday, June 12, 2014, 5:30-7:30 pm
Centering on the historic fight to win marriage equality in Maryland, The New Black takes viewers into the pews, the streets, and kitchen tables as it looks at how the African American community grapples with the divisive gay rights issue.
Super WHY at the Y
June through August, 2014
Reading is power, and Super WHY at the Y helps kids learn the fundamentals of reading through interactive story book adventures! Join us at Super WHY Summer Camp to increase your 4- to 7-year-old's reading potential.