Loading Events

← Back to Events

Carnegie Science Center

+ Google Map
1 Allegheny Avenue
Pittsburgh, PA 15212 United States
http://sustainablepittsburgh.org/venue/carnegie-science-center/

Upcoming Events

Events List Navigation

January 2019

Straw Forward Exhibit

January 15 @ 10:00 am - February 15 @ 5:00 pm
Carnegie Science Center, 1 Allegheny Avenue
Pittsburgh, PA 15212 United States
+ Google Map

The Sustainable Pittsburgh Restaurant program’s much anticipated Straw Forward™ Art Installation will be exhibited at the Carnegie Science Centerfrom 1/15-2/15 with an official unveiling slated for 1/15 at 10 am. Straw Forward demonstrates a community-wide collaborative effort to accelerate an important message about the global issue of plastic pollution--from a local perspective. The installation comprises more than 25,000 plastic straws collected from 37 Pittsburgh-based restaurants, nonprofits, and businesses between June and October of this year. It also includes discarded plastic-based items pulled from…

Find out more »

Sustainable Pittsburgh Restaurant’s Straw Forward Exhibit

January 15 @ 10:00 am - February 15 @ 5:00 pm
Carnegie Science Center, 1 Allegheny Avenue
Pittsburgh, PA 15212 United States

WHAT: The Sustainable Pittsburgh Restaurant program will unveil its much anticipated Straw Forward™ Art Installation at Carnegie Science Center. Straw Forward demonstrates a community-wide collaborative effort to accelerate an important message about the global issue of plastic pollution–from a local perspective. The installation comprises more than 25,000 plastic straws collected from 37 Pittsburgh-based restaurants, nonprofits, and businesses between June and October of this year. It also includes discarded plastic-based items pulled from the banks of the Allegheny River with Allegheny…

Find out more »
February 2019

Café Sci: Straw Forward

February 4 @ 6:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Carnegie Science Center, 1 Allegheny Avenue
Pittsburgh, PA 15212 United States
+ Google Map

On Monday, 2/4, join Sustainable Pittsburgh , Allegheny CleanWays , Pennsylvania Resources Council , Construction Junction , and First Mile of Thread – International  for an insider’s look behind the sculpture along with a panel discussion to learn how these organizations are helping to reduce plastic pollution, raise awareness, and build economies through single-use plastics. In addition to the panel, an abridged version of the documentary A Plastic Ocean will also be screened, providing a deeper look into these issues on a global scale. The Straw Forward campaign recognizes that plastic straws…

Find out more »
+ Export Events