The Society for Contemporary Craft’s Drop-In Studio is a place for kids and adults to participate in hands-on activities that tie into the gallery exhibitions. The studio is open during all public hours and you could potentially learn to make your very own Kreepy Doll.
Pittsburgh Opera in the Strip offers free Brown Bag lunchtime concerts on second Saturdays, October through April. Food is available for purchase but don’t be a sucker, BYOF.
North Huntington, PA is home to this museum/restaurant hybrid where you’ll find hundreds of artifacts, high-tech exhibits, and the largest Big Mac statue in the world. It’s also a McDonald's, just in case you need to wash down all your new found knowledge with a Double Quarter Pounder with cheese.
May through October, Allegheny Observatory is free to the public one night every week. Take a walking tour, watch a film presentation, and get a crack at viewing some celestial goodness.