Friday, March 01, 2013
Evening Ed-ventures: Creepy Night Crawlers
Plan a kids’ (and parents’) night out! At Evening Ed-ventures, adults can enjoy a tranquil evening at Phipps while children ages 6-9 participate in an exciting science camp. With a unique nature-focused theme, this session features fun, educational activities, healthy snacks and plenty of time to explore the Conservatory gardens.
Pittsburgh City Council is considering banning the use of wild animals in performances, outlawing Ringling Bros. and Barnum + Bailey and the Shrine Circus from appearing in town after 2016. Council President Bruce Kraus proposal prohibits the performance of wild or exotic animals for public entertainment or amusement…to protect them from cruel and inhumane treatment. Educational, research, rehabilitative venues such as the Pittsburgh Zoo & PPG Aquarium, The National Aviary and the Animal Rescue League Shelter & Wildlife Center would be excluded.
KQV/Trib Total Media Listener Poll Should the PUC significantly reduce the fine against ride sharing company Uber for operating without a license?