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Remember trans women and women of color

One day after the Transgender Day of Visibility, SisTers PGH is hosting a vigil to remember murdered trans women and cisgender women of color. Speakers include SisTers founder and LGBTQIA+ Advisory Council member Ciora Thomas, New Voices' La'Tasha D. Mayes and Shanea Leonard of the Judah Fellowship.

Where: Pittsburgh City-County Building at 414 Grant St. (Downtown)

When: April 1, 2017 from 5:30 p.m. to 7:45 p.m.

‘A Salute to First Responders’ opening reception

"A Salute to First Responders," an exhibit dedicated to African-American police, fire and EMS, will be on display in the lobby of the City-County building all this month. Thursday's opening reception will feature remarks by Mayor Bill Peduto "and other individuals involved with the city’s Black History Month celebration as well as refreshments and musical entertainment by Bobby Short," per a Facebook event page.

Where: City-County Building at 414 Grant St. (Downtown)

When: February 9, 2017 from 5:30 p.m. to 7:30 p.m.

How much: Free

As women March on Washington, there’s a sister march here, too

Gather Downtown for a march "in solidarity with communities most affected by racism, hate, intolerance and acts of violence being perpetuated throughout the nation — among many are communities of women who are immigrants, people of color, people who identify as LGBTQIA and people with disabilities."

Where: Pittsburgh City-County Building at 414 Grant St. (Downtown)

When: January 21, 2017 from 11:00 a.m. to 1:00 p.m.