Women’s History Month – March 2018

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March is Women’s History Month, an opportunity to learn about and honor the role of women in history. There are so many ways to celebrate women’s history month, so we pulled together a list of some of the awesome events happening here in Pittsburgh.

We will be updating the list throughout the month as we hear of new events. If you know of a community event that you want to share, you can submit it to our community calendar!


City of Pittsburgh Gender Equity Commission Press Conference – March 1

The Women Gather: A celebration of women’s voices at CLP Homewood – March 3

Confronting Sexual Harrassment: A Workshop with Dr. Jackson Katz – March 6

Women-Owned Business Enterprise Event – March 8

Kids Create: Women’s History Puzzles at CLP Homewood – March 10

Opening Doors to the Outdoors: A Legacy of Advocacy and Play – March 13

STEM: Women’s History Month at CLP Squirrel Hill – March 14

Brilliant Corners: Betty Carter – March 18

Women of ALPFA: The Power of Relationships and Networking – March 19

March LENS: Bring, Brag, Borrow for Women’s History Month with The Mentoring Partnership – March 22

Adagio Health Symposium – March 22

Adagio Health Symposium Networking Event – March 22

YWCA Homewood Sexual Assault, Sexual Harassment, and #MeToo Workshop – March 22

Women’s History 2018 Nevertheless, She Persisted: Honoring Women Who Fight All Forms of Discrimination Against Women – March 24

How Getting Outside Changed My Life: An Intimate Conversation – March 27

WMN BikePGH March Coffee Meetup – March 28

All Hands on Tech: Grace Hopper & Coding at CLP East Liberty – March 28

YWCA Downtown Sexual Assault, Sexual Harassment, and #MeToo Workshop – March 29

Film Screenings

Film Screening – Marie Curie: The Courage of Knowledge – March 2-8

Film Premiere – BETTY – THEY SAY I’M DIFFERENT – March 3

Film Screening – A Fantastic Woman – March 9-22

Chatham University Just Films – The Revival: Women and the Word – March 21

  • Screening will be followed by a performance and talk back with Vanessa German

Cinema & Coffee Film Series: Women’s History Month at CLP Homewood

Ellevate Pittsburgh International Women’s Day Event: ‘Miss Representation’ Screening – March 28