From Slavery To Freedom Garden: Growing Now At The Frick Environmental Center

August 30, 2017 by Pittsburgh Parks

During the antebellum period of the 19th century, people journeyed to Pittsburgh to be free.

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Creepy Critters in Pittsburgh's Parks

October 27, 2016 by Scott Roller

Spotting an unexpected pair of tiny beady eyes glowing in the dark when you’re taking an after-dusk stroll near a wooded area can be scary.  Even...

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Celebrate The New Frick Environmental Center With Us On September 10th

August 29, 2016 by Lauryn Stalter

This fall, the doors of a gorgeous new education hub will open to welcome learners, explorers, and park lovers of all ages to Frick Park.

Join us...

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Color Us Excited: Enter This Coloring Competition For A Private Tour Of The New Frick Environmental Center

August 26, 2016 by Lauryn Stalter

By now, we're sure that you've red the exciting news: The new Frick Environmental Center public celebration takes place on September 10th!...

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A Race with the Red Queen

February 26, 2016 by Lauryn Stalter

No disrespect to the ancients, but the best time to plant a tree was not 20 years ago. It might be this year.

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Summer Camp Registration Now Open!

February 22, 2016 by Pittsburgh Parks

Registration for our popular Frick Environmental Center summer camps opened at 10:00 am on Monday, February 22nd. Act now; spots are filling fast!

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25 Ways to Celebrate Your Galentines and Valentines (Part 2)

February 10, 2016 by Lauryn Stalter

Last week, we listed some ideas to celebrate Valentines and Galentine (really, anyone who you love taking to the park). Here's the second half of...

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25 Ways To Celebrate Your Galentines and Valentines (Part 1)

February 2, 2016 by Lauryn Stalter

Whether you’re celebrating your Valentine, Galentine, or really anyone that you enjoy, we’ve compiled a list of date ideas — platonic or romantic!...

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