Declarations of Dependence in South Africa and Beyond. Gregg Hall. Porter Hall 100. 4:30 p.m.
John Pople Lectures and Nobel Medal Presentation. Mellon Institute Auditorium. 4:30 p.m.
Zumba Dance Class. Morewood Gardens Multipurpose Room. 6 p.m.

Ellen Spain. Monroeville Public Library. 7 p.m.
Michael Chabon. Joseph Beth Booksellers. SouthSide Works. 7 p.m.
Yonder Mountain String Band. Mr. Small’s Theatre & Funhouse. 8 p.m.
Cowboy Junkies. Byham Theater. 8 p.m.
Diamanda Galas. New Hazlett Theater. 8 p.m.
Sean Jones. Little E’s. 9 p.m.

Tea Class and Tea Tasting. Margaret’s Fine Imports. 7 p.m.
Best of the Burgh. Funny Bone (Station Square). 7:30 p.m. 21+.
Jamey Johnson. Mr. Small’s Theater & Funhouse. 8 p.m.
Dinner Served With Goosebumps. Gypsy Café. 7:30 p.m.
Carnegie Mellon Wind Ensemble. Carnegie Music Hall. 8 p.m.
Perpetual Groove. Rex Theater. 10 p.m.

Music 101 with Marvin Hamlisch. Heinz Hall. 12:30 p.m.
Afro Modern Technique. Dance Alloy Neighborhood Dance Center. 5:30 p.m.
Lisa Schroeder. Rivers Club. 6 p.m.
The Art of Wine and Food. Children’s Museum of Pittsburgh. 6 p.m.
Rhythms of Life. Rhythm House Café. 7 p.m.
Mike Doughty. Club Cafe. 7 p.m.
The Gypsy Strings. Gypsy Café. 8 p.m.
Sherrie Flick. Joseph-Beth Booksellers. SouthSide Works. 7 p.m.

Fall Festival of Children’s Books. New Hazlett Theater. 8 a.m.
Grapetastic Wine Tasting. Palate Partners. 6 p.m.
The Dwayne Dolphin Presents Music Series. Sweetwater Center for the Arts. 7 p.m.
John Barber. Penguin Bookshop. 7 p.m.
Roy Clark. Palace Theatre. 8 p.m.
Os Mutantes. Mr. Small’s Theatre & Funhouse. 7 p.m.

Red Wagon Fare. Pittsburgh Field Club. 10 a.m.
Coffee and Crime Breakfast Series. Mystery Lovers Bookshop. 10 a.m.
A CaPittsburgh Project. Rangos Hall. University Center. 8 p.m.

Chatham Broque: Fresh Ayre. Calvary Episcopal Church. 2:30 p.m.
Black Holes, Beakers, and Books. Carnegie Library of Pittsburgh. 3:30 p.m.
John Tesh. Benedum Center for the Performing Arts. 7 p.m.
Sunday Night Jazz. Rhythm House Café. 7 p.m.
Bruce Hornsby. Carnegie Library Music Hall. 7:30 p.m.

Orion String Quartet. Carnegie Music Hall. 7:30 p.m.
Women In Film and Media Opal Awards. Point Park University. 5:30 p.m.
Eberle Winery Wine Dinner. Carlton Restaurant. 6:30 p.m.

The Australian Pink Floyd Show. Benedum Center for the Performing Arts. Oct. 5–6.
The Grapes of Wrath. Philip Chosky Theater. Purnell Center for the Arts. Through Oct. 10.
Ink & Oil. Trinity Gallery. Through Oct. 17.
FliteZone. National Aviary. Wednesdays through Sundays. 1:30 p.m.
Castle Blood Haunted House. Castle Blood. Through Nov. 1.
Soulpurpose: Local Artists Showcase. 707 and 709 Galleries. Through Nov. 6.
Associated Artists of Pittsburgh Annual Member Exhibit. Carnegie Museum of Art. Through Nov. 8.
Self Portrait: Silver Eye At 30. Silver Eye Center for Photography. Through Nov. 12.
Art: East Meets West. Michael Berger Gallery. Through Nov. 14.
29 Chains to the Moon. Miller Gallery. Through Dec. 6.
Palm Springs Modern: Photographs. Carnegie Museum of Art. Through Jan. 31.

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