In the Press

Pittsburgh Parks Conservancy Hosts Tree Hugger Yoga

April 21, 2022

PITTSBURGH (KDKA) – In celebration of Earth Week, on Wednesday night, some people said “namaste” with Tree Hugger Yoga.The Pittsburgh Parks Conservancy welcomed everyone to their mats as part of…

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SEEN: Hat luncheon patron party

April 19, 2022

PATRICIA SHERIDANPittsburgh It was a dream come true for Melanie Crockard. She and her husband, James Earl, hosted the patron party for the annual PNC Pittsburgh Parks Conservancy Hat Luncheon at…

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Reach for the Sky at Pittsburgh Parks with Earth Month Activities

April 12, 2022

“You don’t need a weatherman to know which way the wind blows.”– Bob DylanNor do you need another reason to venture outside when Mother Nature’s breath whips around Southwestern Pennsylvania…

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Carousel in Oakland’s Schenley Plaza Opens for the Season

April 12, 2022

Emilia, 3, entered the gate for the PNC Carousel in Schenley Plaza in Oakland.She slowly walked around, considering riding several of the animals.Then she ran towards the teacup.”Do you want…

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Pittsburgh Parks Conservancy hosts ton of free activities for Earth Month

March 29, 2022

With Earth Day fast approaching, many may choose to celebrate with outdoor activities and reflect on how we can be kinder to our planet. The Pittsburgh Parks Conservancy has announced Earth Month with…

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Pittsburgh Parks Conservancy launches restoration project for Flagstaff Hill

March 11, 2022

Pittsburgh Parks Conservancy launches restoration project for Flagstaff Hill  Justin Vellucci  March 10, 2022 Phil Gruszka is too young to remember the tiers of azaleas that lined Schenley Park’s Flagstaff Hill…

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Pittsburgh Parks Conservancy Begins Flagstaff Hill Restoration

March 7, 2022

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASEAlana Wenk                                                     …

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Personalities of Pittsburgh: Catherine Qureshi

October 11, 2021

Catherine Qureshi, Pittsburgh Parks Conservancy’s president and CEO at the Patricia Rooney Memorial Fountain in Allegheny Commons Park. JIM HARRIS/PBT By Richard Cerilli  –  Associate Editor, Pittsburgh Business Times Catherine Qureshi just took over as…

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6 Pittsburgh parks to shine during Parks Conservancy celebration

October 1, 2021

The Pittsburgh Parks Conservancy has been in the spotlight since the pandemic sparked people’s renewed interest in outdoor recreation. Now the parks are literally going to shine on Friday, Oct.…

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Pittsburgh Parks Conservancy celebrates 25 years with Making Your Parks Shine

September 28, 2021


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