At this fundraiser for Assemble, guests can bid on "dates" with craft makers, designers, technologists and innovators, who will work with the winning bidders to make art or technology or to learn a new skill. The event also includes drinks, appetizers, dancing, a silent auction and a wearable circuit activity.
Where: Ace Hotel at 120 S. Whitfield St. (East Liberty)
When: September 15, 2017 from 7:30 p.m. to 10:00 p.m.
How much: $30
What does "preservation" mean to you? This story slam invites Pittsburghers to share a 10-minute story on this theme. The slam runs in conjunction with the art show "Significantly Pittsburgh," examining historic Pittsburgh buildings in the process of preservation. The top story will win a framed original artwork. Anybody interested in speaking is asked to email the event organizer in advance.
Where: Assemble at 4824 Penn Ave. (Bloomfield)
When: September 9, 2017 from 7:00 p.m. to 9:00 p.m.
How much: Free