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February 12, 2012 3:40 pm
  • Chatham Baroque -- Patricia Halverson, Andrew Fouts, Scott Pauley -- will give two concerts this coming Saturday and Sunday.
    Chatham Baroque -- Patricia Halverson, Andrew Fouts, Scott Pauley -- will give two concerts this coming Saturday and Sunday.
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TODAY

In celebration of Black History Month, 10 screen prints and collages by Romare Bearden are being exhibited at The Andy Warhol Museum, 117 Sandusky St., North Side, through Feb. 29. Also being shown are five Warhol works. The late artist lived in New York but frequently visited relatives in Pittsburgh and graduated from Peabody High School in 1929. He designed a mural for the Gateway subway station, now appraised at $15 million, that will be reinstalled when the station reopens in late March. Free with museum admission (adults $20, students $10, half-price 5-10 p.m Fridays). Information: 412-237-8300 or www.warhol.org.

TODAY

Author Walter Dean Myers, National Ambassador for Young People's Literature, and his son Christopher Myers, a Caldecott Honor artist, appear together as part of Pittsburgh Arts and Lectures Black & White and Read All Over family book series at the Hill House Kaufmann Center, 1825 Centre Ave., at 2:30 p.m. The duo collaborated on the book "We Are America: A Tribute from the Heart," which pays homage to America's diversity. The event is for ages 8 and up. Tickets: $10, www.pittsburghlectures.org or 412-622-8866.

TUESDAY

Valentines on Ice at the Schenley Park Skating Rink, on Overlook Drive, at 7 p.m. Enjoy a magical, romantic night of outdoor skating with your beloved on Valentine's Day. Skate under the stars, then warm up inside with salsa dance lessons and a mini-massage before enjoying chocolates, hot beverages and pizza. The event, only for those 18 and older, is $4 per couple. Skate rental costs extra. The first 200 couples also will receive a rose and assorted Betsy Ann Chocolates. For more information, www.Citiparks.net or 412-422-6523.

WEDNESDAY

Gallery Talks with Donald Warhola, the son of Andy Warhol's late brother John Warhola and one of the artist's 10 nieces and nephews, will be given at 11 a.m. Wednesdays at The Andy Warhol Museum. Mr. Warhola will speak about family history including annual family visits with Uncle Andy in NYC. The 30-minute talks include the opportunity for questions and observations. Free with museum admission (adults $20, students $10, half-price 5-10 p.m Fridays). Information: 412-237-8300 or www.warhol.org.


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