In conjunction with the month-long "History in the Making" exhibit, Citiparks and the Housing Authority of the City of Pittsburgh will host a series of lectures at community sites throughout the month.
The free events will provide an opportunity for many of the exhibit honorees to share their success stories and to inspire others to leave their mark on the greater Pittsburgh community.
The three-week lecture series will kick off the week of February 8:
Monday, February 8, 6:30 p.m.
Arlington Recreation Center, 2201 Salisbury St., South Side, 412-488-8397
Speaker: La'Tasha Mayes (honoree for Politics)
Tuesday, February 9, 5:00 p.m.
Magee Recreation Center, 745 Greenfield Ave., Greenfield, 412-422-6548
Speaker: Paul Ellis Jr., Esq. (honoree for Civil Rights/Community Action)
Wednesday, February 10, 4:00 p.m.
Homewood North Community Center, 10 Albertice St., Homewood
Speaker: Monté Robinson (honoree for Health & Wellness)
Thursday, February 11, 5:00 p.m.
Brookline Recreation Center, 1400 Oakridge St., Brookline, 412-571-3222
Speaker: to be announced