Events · historic preservation

Two Important Preservation Events This Week – Saving Sacred Spaces & Conversation About East Liberty & North Side

Here are two events this week that may be of interest to the Friends of Albright Community. Albright will be featured on one of the panels at the Saving Sacred Spaces Summit on Thursday. Thursday, March 23 – Saving Sacred Spaces Summit Join the Young Preservationists Association as we welcome Partners for Sacred Places, The Steeple… Continue reading Two Important Preservation Events This Week – Saving Sacred Spaces & Conversation About East Liberty & North Side

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Big Heart Trivia – Feb 13th

Celebrate Valentine’s Day with a night of trivia! Support Friends of Albright at Wigle Whiskey! A portion of the sales from this evening will be donated to Friends of Albright. Date: February 13, 2017 Time: 6pm-9pm Location: Wigle Wiskey – 2401 Smallman St, Pittsburgh, PA 15222 Please RSVP on this Google form. (Facebook Event: https://www.facebook.com/events/1614413568867482/) Trivia Details Trivia… Continue reading Big Heart Trivia – Feb 13th

Events · historic preservation

Rust Belt Coalition of Young Preservationists Comes to Pittsburgh this Weekend

One of the many groups that has been supportive of Friends of Albright has been the Young Preservationists of Pittsburgh. (YPA named Albright to their 2015 Top 10 list.) This weekend, April 8-10, 2016, the Young Preservations of Pittsburgh are hosting the Rust Belt Coalition of Young Preservationists here in Pittsburgh. Young preservationists from Buffalo,… Continue reading Rust Belt Coalition of Young Preservationists Comes to Pittsburgh this Weekend

Events · History

Sun 1/31 – FREE Lecture on the History of Albright

Justin Greenawalt from East Liberty Valley Historical Society will give a lecture on the history of the Albright United Methodist Church Building on Sunday, January 31, 2016 at the East End Cooperative Ministries Community House. Please use Entrance A on Station Street. If you are a Facebook user, please RSVP on Facebook here.

Events · Friends of Albright Updates

Friends of Albright to Receive the Mary J. Paradise Community Preservation Award

Friends of Albright is honored to learn that we have been selected to receive the Mary J. Paradise Community Preservation Award from Preservation Pittsburgh. The award will be presented on Thursday, December 16, 2015 at the Preservation Pittsburgh Holiday Party. From the Preservation Pittsburgh board: It is my pleasure to notify you that Preservation Pittsburgh‘s… Continue reading Friends of Albright to Receive the Mary J. Paradise Community Preservation Award

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Fri 12/4 Lecture About Buildings That Have Been Demolished in the East End

This Friday, December 4, 2015, the East Liberty Valley Historical Society is holding a lecture titled “In Plain Sight: Fragments of a Vanished East End” which will look at some of the buildings that have been demolished in the East End including Col. James M. Guffey Houses, the Croghan-Schenley Estate, the Buick Motor Car Company, the… Continue reading Fri 12/4 Lecture About Buildings That Have Been Demolished in the East End

Events · In the News

YPA Top Ten Preservation Opportunities Event Tue. 10/27

Albright United Methodist Church has been named by the Young Preservationists Association as on the top 10 preservation opportunities for 2015. All are welcome to attend the YPA Top Ten Preservation Event at the Union Project on Tuesday, October 27, 2015 from 6-9pm.  We hope to have a great turnout of Albright supporters and this… Continue reading YPA Top Ten Preservation Opportunities Event Tue. 10/27