Free Virtual Event at City of Asylum @ Alphabet City
City of Asylum @ Alphabet City, located in our neighborhood at 40 West North Avenue, is the permanent home for City of Asylum programming and the arts. It is a home for diverse voices from around the globe – a place where Pittsburgh meets the world and the world meets Pittsburgh. To view all of the events that are scheduled, or to register for any event, visit the Alphabet City website.
Shaping Communities Then & Now presented by Sharing Our Story
Sunday, January 24 from 5:00 to 6:00 pm
Immigration is a common story in Pittsburgh. Beechview is a neighborhood with a rich cultural mix. Nine of these immigration stories have been collected and are ready to share with Pittsburgh and beyond! Join Sharing Our Story, Casa San Jose and the Beechview Historical Society for an evening of multicultural digital storytelling with stories created by longtime and new residents of Beechview. Sister Janice from Casa San Jose will lead a discussion about the videos and community. Musical performance by Latin band Gavas Beat. Non-English speakers welcome!