Upcoming Events

Upcoming Events at the Andrew Carnegie Free Library & Music Hall

Long renowned for its superb acoustics and historic character, the Andrew Carnegie Music Hall offers audiences numerous and varied entertainment options in an elegant and enjoyable setting. The ACFL & MH is fully accessible. Please check the calendar listing for the presenting organization’s contact information for ticketing and event questions.


Snowed In

Snowed In: The Musical
Presented by Accelerando Music Conservatory
Friday, December 19 at 7:00pm and Sunday, December 21 at 2:00pm
Tickets at the door. General admission $15, students and seniors $10.



Voces Solis
Saturday, January 3 at 2:00pm
The ACFL&MH’s holiday gift to the community.
Reception to follow the concert.
Free and open to the public.
(412) 276-3456, x6


Masonic Emblem

2nd Saturday Civil War Lecture Series
The Lincoln Degree – Freemasonry in the Civil War
January 10, 2015 at 1:00pm in the Music Hall

The American Civil War was indeed a war between brother Masons.  Following an
overview  of Freemasonry in the armies of the North and South, members of the
Scottish Rite Valley of Pittsburgh will perform a three act mini-play called the
“Lincoln Degree” in the Music Hall. Refreshments served in the Reception Hall
following. Free and open to the public.
(412) 276-3456, x9


Michele Bensen 10.14

Listen Locally: BNY Mellon Presents
Turn up the Heat!
Michele Bensen and the Bensen Burners
Saturday, January 24 at 8:00 p.m.

Pittsburgh Jazz Hall of Fame’s Michele Bensen brings some sizzle to ease the
bleak mid-winter doldrums. (It’s also a weekend without football — spend it with
standout jazz vocalist Bensen!)
Doors open at 7:15. Cash bar in the Studio
Tickets are $20.00. Buy on-line or call (412) 276-3456, x9

BNY Mellon


Yo Vikings!
Presented by Stage 62
February 6-8 & 13-15
Fridays at 7:30pm, Saturdays at 12:00pm and 4:00pm, Sundays at 2:00pm
Tickets are $20, all ages.
(412) 429-6262


Cracked plate Lincoln

A Lincoln Portrait
7:00 p.m. Monday, February 16, 2015

The Allegheny Brass Band will perform Aaron Copland’s haunting tribute to the
16th President of the United States. Congressman Murphy will narrate the piece
that incorporates some of Lincoln’s most stirring oratory. Under the direction of
Stephen Baldanzi, the Allegheny Brass Band will perform other will play other
pieces either from the Civil War era or honor that chapter in our nation’s
The performance celebrates Presidents’ Day and the opening of the
ACFL & MH’s new Lincoln Gallery. It will be followed by a dessert reception in
the Lincoln Gallery.
Tickets are $15/$5 for children 12 and under.
Buy on-line or call (412) 276-3456, x6



Road to Appomattox: Civil War Symposium
March 7, 2015
8:30 AM – 4:30 PM

Join educators, historians and Civil War enthusiasts for a full day symposium
focusing on the end of the Civil War and Lincoln’s assassination.
Buy on-line  full and half day registration or download the registration brochure.
For more information contact Diane Klinefelter, Espy Post Curator, 412-276-3456, x9 or klinefelterd@einetwork.net.


Zentangle Classes, every Tuesday evening at 6pm

 Zentangle Classes
Tuesdays from 6pm – 7pm

Zentangle is a relaxing art form, based on the soothing, meditative nature of
pattern-drawing. No artistic experience or talent is needed! Classes are open to
all. The first class is free, after which, supplies will be made available to


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