Design Excellence Lecture Series. Point Park University. 6 p.m.
Fat Plum’s Book Boot Camp. Panera Bread (North Hills). 6 p.m.
AcoustiCafé Open Stage. Club Café. 7 p.m.
An Evening with author Sharon G. Flake. Bellefield Hall (University of Pittsburgh). 7 p.m.
The Drue Heinz Lecture: Elizabeth Alexander. Carnegie Music Hall. 7:30 p.m.


Low Anthem. Club Café. 7 p.m.
Author Jamal Abraham. Monroeville Public Library. 7 p.m.
Assemble This. Society for Contemporary Craft. 7:30 p.m.
Calliope Songwriter Open Stage. Bloomfield Bridge Tavern. 9 p.m.


How to Prepare a Winning Résumé and Cover Letter. Carnegie Library of Pittsburgh (Squirrel Hill). 10:15 a.m.
Gene Ludwig. Backstage Bar at Theater Square. 5 p.m.
Council to Go. Morning Glory Coffeehouse. 5:30 p.m.
Creative Nonfiction #38 Launch Party. Alto Lounge. 7 p.m.
Melissa Ferrick. Club Café. 7 p.m. 21+
Assemble This. Andy Warhol Museum. 7:30 p.m.
Best of the Burgh. Funny Bone (Station Square). 7:30 p.m. 21+


Conversation in Courage. August Wilson Center for African-American Culture. 8:15 a.m.
Pittsburgh Showcase Career Expo. Mall at Robinson. 11 a.m.
Boilermaker Jazz Band. Backstage Bar at Theater Square. 5 p.m.
Entrepreneurial Thursday. Little E’s. 5:30 p.m. 21+
Art Chat: Teenie Harris. Monroeville Public Library. 7 p.m.
Bill Burke and the Tertium Quid Percussion Ensemble. Club Café. 7:30 p.m.
The Gypsy Strings. Gypsy Café. 8 p.m.


History Uncorked. Senator John Heinz History Center. 6:30 p.m.
Sondre Lerche. Club Café. 7 p.m.
Sweet Jazz Music Series. Sweetwater Center for the Arts. 7 p.m.
New Found Glory. Club Zoo. 7:30 p.m.
Larry Keel & Natural Bridge/Greensky Bluegrass. Rex Theatre. 8:30 p.m.


Black, White & Read All Over: Kadir Nelson. Carnegie Lecture Hall. 10:30 a.m.
Opening Reception: New Work by Cheonae Kim and Scott Draves. Michael Berger Gallery. 2 p.m.
Charles Wallace. Backstage Bar at Theater Square. 5 p.m.
Hollywood Party at the Palace: Groovin’ to the ’60s. Palace Theater. 7 p.m.
Anthony Coleman and Lindsey Goodman. Andy Warhol Museum. 8 p.m.
Trombone Shorty and Orleans Avenue. Rex Theatre. 9 p.m.
Title Town Soul and Funk Party. Shadow Lounge and Ava Lounge. 9 p.m.
The Serious Comedy Show. Cabaret at Theater Square. 10 p.m. 21+


Showcase Noir. Byham Theater. 11 a.m.
Sunday Night Jazz. Rhythm House Café. 7 p.m.
Give a Man a Break. Howlers Coyote Café. 8 p.m.


Elevation. Sweetwater Center for the Arts. Through Feb. 26. Behind the Lens. Pittsburgh Glass Center. Through Feb. 28.
Guests Undressed. Most Wanted Fine Art. Through March 3.
Likeness. Mattress Factory. Through March 21.
100 Portraits of Lincoln. Andrew Carnegie Free Library and Music Hall. Through March 27.
Maimed in Mexico. Andy Warhol Museum. Through April 18.
Concerning the 1930s in Art. Westmoreland Museum of American Art. Through May 16.

Want to see your event here? E-mail calendar@thetartan.org.