Events

Sat, 2019-02-23

New Life Community Church will host its 9th annual chili cook-off and bake sale, Saturday, Feb. 23, 3-6 p.m. in the Orchard Room of the church, 45 North Fremont Avenue in Bellevue.

For $3, an attendee may taste three chilies. For $10, one may taste all the different chilies.

Also, other snacks, including hot dogs, walking tacos, nachos and beverages, are available for purchase at the snack stand. Desserts can be found at the bake sale and the event also features a basket raffle.

Proceeds support The Shepherd’s Door ministries.

Fri, 2019-02-08

The Sacred Heart Parish Children’s Committee is hosting its annual St. Valentine’s Day Father-Daughter Dance, Friday, Feb. 8, 6:30-8:30 p.m. at the Sacred Heart auditorium.

The event features a D.J., refreshments, a photo booth for dad and daughter and a special gift for each girl. Cost is $15 per father and daughter and $5 for each additional girl.

To make a reservation, call Megan, (412)860-4910, or the Sacred Heart rectory, (412)761-6651.

Sun, 2019-02-03

Bona Fide Bellevue’s Live. Learn. Grow committee is sponsoring a new event: a hiking group.

The first hike will be Sunday, Feb. 3, 11 a.m., and other hikes will be held every Sunday thereafter, weather permitting, at the same time.

Nathalie Campanile is leader of the hikes. She is Swiss/Italian and moved to Bellevue when she married long-time Bellevue resident Samuele Bozzolla. Campanile is a medical doctor who is currently studying in order to be able to practice in the United States. She loves being outdoors and close to nature.

Fri, 2019-01-04 - Mon, 2019-02-04

North Hills Community Outreach is taking orders through Feb. 4 for its annual citrus sale.

New in 2019 are quarts of strawberries picked fresh in Florida, which along with the boxes of grapefruit, oranges, and pears are hand-checked by volunteers and are available for pickup March 2 and 3 at St. Paul’s United Methodist Church, 1965 Ferguson Road, Hampton.

Purchases benefit NHCO. Boxes of fruit can also be donated to NHCO’s food pantries.

To order, visit nhco.org/fruit.cfm or call (412)307-0069 x 3311.

Fri, 2018-12-14 - Sun, 2019-01-13

Young women who are senior high school students and who live in the Avonworth community may apply for three scholarships. Two $1,500 scholarships are sponsored by the Avon Club, and a $1,000 Kathy Hall Memorial Scholarship is also available.

Applications are now available. The applications for the Avon Club scholarships are due Jan. 13, 2019. Selected individuals will be interviewed March 17. Scholarship applications for the Kathy Hall Memorial scholarship are due Jan. 31, 2019.

All applicants will be notified March 24, 2019.

Fri, 2018-12-14 - Mon, 2018-12-31

North Hills Community Outreach is seeking funds for their program “Sharing Winter Warmth,” so families in need can receive one $50 credit toward a heat or light bill.

Donations can be made online at https://nhco.org/donate/sww or by check, payable to NHCO, memo line “Sharing Projects” and mail to NHCO, 1975 Ferguson Rd., Allison Park, PA 15101.

For more information, call (412)487-6316, opt. 1.

Mon, 2018-12-10 - Fri, 2018-12-14

Monday, Dec. 10, 10:30 a.m., Family Story Time.

Monday, Dec. 10, 11:15 a.m., Community Book Group. Meet at the YMCA community center. Discussion “Lost December,” by Richard Paul Evans.

Tuesday, Dec. 11, 6:30 p.m., Family Story Time.

Wednesday, Dec. 12, 10:30 a.m. Babies and Books, for children 0-24 months old and their caregiver.

Thursday, Dec. 13, 2 p.m., free Bingo with small, non-monetary prizes.

Thursday, Dec. 13, 4:30-5:30 p.m., Drawing and Coloring Club for ages 10 and up or younger with a participating adult. Any skill level welcome.

Sun, 2018-12-09

Join Santa for breakfast at Avonworth Community Park on Camp Horne Road, Sunday, Dec. 9, 11 a.m-1 p.m.

Activities include breakfast, craft stations, games, music, a train display, and your very own picture with Santa.

Your dog may get a picture taken with Santa, too,for a $5 donation. On this special day, the park trails will be open to dogs. The cost is $15 per adult, $10 per child for Breakfast with Santa, and. $5 per dog for the cabin and trail access.

For tickets, call (412)766-1700 or e-mail info@avonworthcommuitypark.org

Sat, 2018-12-08

Santa and Mrs. Claus will read stories to children at Avalon Now’s Storytime with Santa event, Saturday, Dec. 8, 5-7 p.m., at the Avalon Borough Hall.

Cookies and milk, reindeer crafts, and photo opportunities with Santa and the Mrs. will be available. Pets are welcome for pictures, but must be in a cage or attached to a non-retracting leash.

Parents must be present with their children.