Looking for things to do with your kids in Pittsburgh this glorious weekend of September 9th to 11th?  You’re in the right place. Here is Brown Mamas weekend round-up of 5 events to attend with your kids in Pittsburgh this weekend.

STEMPower in the Park

Imagine, design and create at the YMCA of Greater Pittsburgh’s STEMPOWER in the Park! YMCA educators invite families to join them in Frick Park to tinker with robots, create stop-motion animation, mix some beats, make light-up accessories and explore other interests in science, technology, engineering and math. The event is free and open to the public. Click here for more.

 

Strip District World Fair

Join us for food, music, crafts and fun from around the world as the Strip District World Festival celebrates the cultures of Pittsburgh’s melting pot.  A cross-section of top-notch entertainment spanning a variety of genres will be featured. Ethnic food as well as festival favorites ensure that no one goes home hungry. Click here to learn more.

A Fair in the Park

Celebrate Pittsburgh’s fine artisans at the 47th Annual A Fair in the Park at Mellon Park in Shadyside. Shop the works of more than 100 artisans from Pittsburgh and across the country on Friday, Sep. 9 from 1 – 7 p.m.; Saturday, Sept. 10 from 10 a.m. to 7 p.m.; and Sunday, Sept. 11 from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Click here to learn more.

Alphabet Tails & Trails

Join Citiparks for the annual Alphabet Trail and Tales, a free early and elementary aged literacy event for the entire family. Each year, Alphabet Trail and Tales presents the best in children’s books. Interactive, hand-painted story sets create a backdrop for a day of reading and fun. Follow the Alphabet Trail to enjoy art, music, games, and activities. Click here to learn more.

Need a girl’s night?

Pittsburgh Brown Mamas’ Mom’s Night In

Looking to meet-up with other Black moms in the Pittsburgh region? Then you’re in the right place.  Pittsburgh Brown Mamas is  a support group for Black moms in the Pittsburgh region.  This weekend we will get together for an evening of good conversation, food and $5 jewelry.  Click here to learn more.

Need a Date Night Idea?

In Leadership We Move Dance Party

Ujamaa Collective and BMe Community partner to bring you our version of how WE MOVE in our city! A FREE and open to the public Dance Party to Celebrate the Cultural Community we share as African-Americans, Pan-Africans and people of African descent living here in the City of Pittsburgh! Food, art, music, culture, vendors, community resources…we’ll have it all! Click here to learn more.

Want more things to do with kids in Pittsburgh this weekend?  Click her to visit the entire Brown Mamas Pittsburgh Events Calendar.

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Muffy Mendoza is an author, speaker and founder of Pittsburgh Brown Mamas, a support group for nearly 4,000 African-American moms in the Pittsburgh region. To further fill the void Muffy has created a line of educational products focused on helping Black moms be the best moms, too. Her first book, The Brown Mama Mindset: A Blueprint for Black Moms on Life, Love & Home, was featured at the 2018 Essence Festival and is currently sold in various cities across the U.S. Muffy champions the beauty of Black motherhood everywhere she goes, even on the TEDx stage. Find out more about Muffy on muffymendoza.com.

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