4 ways to make the most of your week in Pittsburgh

Looking to mix things up this week? From a lecture on energy efficiency to wedding expo, here are some solid options to help you get out and about in the days ahead.

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U.S. Energy Efficiency: Progress, Opportunities, and Challenges

Join Kathleen Hogan, a national expert on energy efficiency, for a talk Tuesday afternoon. Hogan boasts a two decade career at the United States Environmental Protection Agency and Department of Energy. Lunch will be available.

When: Tuesday, April 16, noon-1:20 p.m.
Where: Carnegie Mellon University, Scott Hall 5201, Marquis Conference Room, 5000 Forbes Ave.
Admission: Free

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Theater Industry Mixer

Work in theater? Check out a networking event of on-stage talent, theater designers and technicians at the New Hazlett Theater Tuesday night. Learn about creative ventures in your community and meet potential new hires.

When: Tuesday, April 16, 6-9 p.m.
Where: New Hazlett Theater, 6 Allegheny Square East
Admission: Free

Carnegie Mellon University Jazz Orchestra Concert

Check out a live jazz concert by the Carnegie Mellon University Jazz Orchestra Wednesday night. Hear everything from swing tunes to jazz fusion to jazz chamber music.

When: Wednesday, April 17, 7:30-9:30 p.m.
Where: Carnegie Music Hall, 4400 Forbes Ave.
Admission: $5-$10

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The Big Fake Wedding Pittsburgh

If you're a bride or groom-to-be, explore wedding vendors at the Big Fake Wedding Pittsburgh Thursday night. Enjoy a cocktail dinner and dance party, while checking out vendors like Malvi Marshmellow Confections and May Chester Floral Design. Your ticket includes small bites, cocktails and swag bag.

When: Thursday, April 18, 7-9 p.m.
Where: Hip at the Flashlight Factory, 831 W. North Ave.
Admission: $25 (The Big Fake Wedding Pittsburgh)

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