Saturday March 24, 2012

What: The Food Pantry Brunch Challenge
Where: Bistro to Go
When: 11 a.m. – 1 p.m.

Northside Common Ministries Food Pantry has challenged 10 local chefs to create healthy and tasty brunch menus using only the foods found in the community food pantry. All proceeds benefit Northside Common Ministries and its new program Cooking with Cans, which focuses on cooking healthy.

Saturday and Sunday March 24-25, 2012

What: Space Out! Astronomy Weekend
Where: The Carnegie Science Center
When: 10 a.m.- 4 p.m.

Blast into space without a rocket launch at Carnegie Science Center on Saturday, March 24, and Sunday, March 25.

Space Out! Astronomy Weekend features out-of-this-world programs, special presentations by experts in the field, and hands-on activities for stargazers of all ages.

Buhl Digital Planetarium & Observatory staff, members of the Amateur Astronomers Association of Pittsburgh (AAAP), Kiski Astronomers, and the Tripoli Rocket Association will offer a variety of FREE interactive experiences from 10 am – 4 pm. Learn how to navigate among the stars using the latest and greatest telescopes, observe meteorites and Moon rocks, and catch up on hot astronomical topics.  (from Carnegie Science Center)