Winter Solstice Celebration at Allegheny UU Church

Allegheny Unitarian Universalist ChurchCity of Asylum and the Young Men & Women’s African Heritage Association offer a break from the Christmas juggernaut during their Winter Solstice Celebration… to bask in a little light amid the dark night. Soak in an evening of refugee poets, singing bards, musicians, and, if you like, a nibble and a bit of grog. The evening features:

  • Osama Alomar: Syrian Author & City of Asylum Writer-in-Residence
  • Tuhin Das: Bangladeshi Poet & City of Asylum Writer-in-Residence
  • Shawn MacIntyre: Traditional Celtic Vocalist
  • YMWAHA Steel Pan Drums
  • A group howl
  • and more!

The Winter Solstice Celebration will be held on Saturday, December 16 from 7:00 to 8:30 pm at Allegheny Unitarian Universalist Church, located at the corner of West North Avenue and Resaca Place. Drinks and refreshments will be provided. A suggested donation of $5 will support the “Glad We’re Neighbors” summer event, welcoming refugees and immigrants in the Northside. For more information, visit the Winter Solstice Celebration event page.

416 West North Avenue, Pittsburgh, PA 15212