Passages & Prose 2017: A Gathering of Authors & Their Books

Saturday, October 7, 2017
10:00 a.m. – 4:00 p.m.

The Twentieth Century Club
4201 Bigelow Boulevard
Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania 15213

Open, FREE to the public, and family-friendly.

Caruso2Tonia Caruso, Emcee for Passages & Prose 2017

Event Schedule

10:00 a.m. – Noon
Main Stage Presenters
Chit Chat Series Authors
2017 WQED Writers Contest Winners

Noon – 1:00 p.m.
Pittsburgh Puppet Works Performance
Presentation of the Dee Mianzo Clark Young Writer’s Scholarship Award

$15 Box Lunch:
Choice of one Turkey & Swiss, Roast Beef & Cheddar, or Veggie Wrap.
Includes Fruit Salad, Pasta Salad, Chips, and Cookies.
Drinks will be separate. Cash and credit accepted.

1:00 – 2:00 p.m.
2017 WQED Writers Contest Winners

1:00 – 4:00 p.m.
Main Stage Presenters
Chit Chat Series Authors

2:00 – 3:00 p.m.
Book Illustration Session
Janet Carlisle, Author and Illustrator



The Twentieth Century Club refers its members and Club guests to two parking facilities an easy half block and a full block from the Club.

Guests may park at:

  • Soldiers & Sailors Memorial: This garage is located one half block to the south on Bigelow Blvd.

  • UPMC Parking Garage: This garage is located 1 block to the east of the Club at Bigelow Blvd. and Lytton Ave. adjoining the Wyndham’s parking.

Paid parking is also available on the street at meters. Download and use the Go Mobile PGH app now to pay and monitor your parking at these meters.

Public transportation by bus is also available from PortAuthority. Find routes and schedules by using the “Neighborhood Search” tab and selecting “Oakland”.