Past Events

These are some of the recent events the Union Project has hosted!

Monday, January 19, 2015 (All day)

Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. Day Celebration
Monday, January 19, 2015 from 3:00 - 7:00 pm
A free, all ages event

Our differences are what make each of us unique.
But at times, they can be used to isolate us.

Join us to explore our differences with unarmed truth and unconditional love in the spirit of Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. Our hope...

Saturday, December 13, 2014 (All day)

Support local artists this holiday season by giving unique handmade pottery!

Saturday, December 13 and Sunday, December 14, 2014 from 11:00 am - 5:00 pm

You are invited to step inside the homes and studios of local potters - Meet the artists, enjoy refreshments, and bring home local artwork for the holidays...

Monday, June 16, 2014 - 8:00am

Three Rivers Arts Festival
Friday, June 6 - Sunday, June 15, 2014

Union Project is pleased to be participating in Three Rivers Arts Festival once again!  Come visit us at Artist Market Booth 64 and 65 - or check out our artists demonstrating at the Creativity Zone.

Ceramics Cooperative members will display and sell some of their best work at Union...

Friday, April 25, 2014 (All day)

Save the Date!
Friday, April 25, 2014 and Saturday, April 26, 2014

Spring Thing is a free, all ages event

We’re shaking off winter and putting on our fun-pants. Come celebrate spring with us.  Both...

Sunday, February 2, 2014 - 1:00pm

2 Sundays, February 2 and 9, 2014 - Come to one session or both!
1:00 - 4:00 pm

Empty Bowls Throw Down is an open community bowl making session to help support the Greater Pittsburgh Community Food Bank

Union Project invites you to Throw Down – A bowl-making party to support the...

Monday, January 20, 2014 - 3:00pm

Monday, January 20, 2014 from 3:00 - 6:00 pm

Join us to meet new people from diverse backgrounds and create a safe and inspiring community dialogue. Our voices come in all different forms. We believe that every voice is valuable, unique, and essential in the pursuit of Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr.’s...

Saturday, December 7, 2013 (All day)

Support local artists this holiday season by giving unique handmade pottery!

Saturday, December 7, 2013 from 12:00 - 7:00 pm and Sunday, December 8, 2013 from 11:00 - 4:00 pm

Four local potters and Union Project's Ceramics Cooperative invite you to visit all five stops on the third annual Highland Park Pottery Tour.  Meet the artists, enjoy...

Tuesday, November 26, 2013 - 4:00pm

Tuesday, November 26, 2013
4:00 - 8:00 pm
This volunteer opportunity is ages 15+

Come one, come all! Fold, stuff, wrap, stick, and pack the Union Project's Clay Case (the redesigned Dirt Bag). We need your help getting 200 cases assembled and ready to go. We'll meet in the Great Hall, please rsvp to...

Wednesday, August 28, 2013 - 5:30pm

Wednesday, August 28, 2013
5:30 - 7:30 pm
This free, community event is all ages

In celebration of the 50 year anniversary of Martin Luther King Jr.'s "I Have a Dream" speech - you are invited to an evening of barbeque, storytelling, and games in UP's side yard. We'll gather together as a community to share a meal while sharing our...

Friday, June 14, 2013 (All day)

2013 Americans for the Arts Convention
Friday, June 14 - Sunday, June 16, 2013, Preconferences begin on June 13 
David Lawrence Convention Center and arts and cultural venues throughout Pittsburgh

The 2013 Americans for the Arts (AFTA) Annual Convention and three preconferences will bring 1,...