Events

Fri, 2019-04-26 - Sat, 2019-05-18

Friday, April 26, Diversity Open House. Avalon Library, 6-8 p.m.

Saturday, April 27. Take Back Day, Bellevue Police Station, 10 a.m.-2 p.m.

Saturday, April 27 Sacred Heart Church Spring Flea Market. 9 a.m-1 p.m.

Sunday, April 28, Sacred Heart Church Spring Flea Market, 9 a.m.-noon.

Sunday, April 28, Final Spring Fling, Mt. Assisi Convent, noon-5 p.m.

Saturday, May 11, Avalon Apple Blossom Festival, 11 a.m.-4 p.m.

Saturday, May 11, Avon Club 75th Anniversary Open House, Ben Avon Borough Hall.

Fri, 2019-04-12 - Sat, 2019-04-13

Ohio Township is hosting two egg hunts at the Ohio Township Community Park, 325 Nicholson Rd.

The Flashlight Egg Hunt, for ages 8-12, is Friday, April 12, beginning at 8 p.m. Participants are required to bring their own flashlight. Select winners will receive prizes. Spots are limited.

The Kids’ Egg Hunt, for ages 7 and younger, is Saturday, April 13, 10 a.m. Prizes will be awarded and kids will have an opportunity to meet the Easter Bunny. Children should bring a basket or bag to hold their eggs.

On-line registration links and mail-in forms are available at www.ohiotwp.org.

Fri, 2019-04-12

Avalon Volunteer Fire Company is hosting a paddle party, Saturday, April 13, at the Avalon Fire Hall, 629 New Brighton Rd., Avalon. Tickets are $5.

Doors open at 6 p.m. and bidding begins at 7 p.m.

Attendees may BYOB but are requested not to bring food or snacks. Refreshments will be sold as a fundraiser for the Fire Company.

A paddle party is where a basket auction meets bingo! You could win a basket valued at $50 for a quarter.

Sun, 2019-04-07

The Shepherd’s Door is hosting a show, Saturday, April 7, 7 p.m., at the Center of Bellevue, 2 North Sprague Ave as a spring fund-raiser.

“Cotton Patch Gospel,” retells the life of Jesus as if in modern day rural Georgia.

The show stars Tim Hartman and Carnival of Souls.

Tickets are $10 for adults and $7 for children and can be purchased at The Shepherd’s Door, 563 Lincoln Ave., Bellevue. Seating is limited.

A snack stand will be open before the show and during the intermission.

All proceeds benefit the ministries of The Shepherd’s Door.

Fri, 2019-04-05

Senior citizens are invited to attend, at no cost, Northgate High School’s dress rehearsal of the spring musical, “Disney Freaky Friday,” Friday, April 5, in the Northgate High School auditorium. Doors open at 5:45 p.m., and the curtain rises at 6 p.m.

For more information, email Laureen Dowd at ldowd@northgate.k12.pa.us or call (412)732-3300, ext. 2110.

Mon, 2019-03-11 - Sat, 2019-03-16

Monday, March 11, 10:30 a.m., Pre-school Story Time,

Monday, March 11, 11:15 a.m., Community Book Group. Discussing “Home Front,” by Kristen Hannah.

Tuesday, March 12, 6:30 p.m., Family Story Time.

Wednesday, March 13, 10:30 a.m., Babies and Books. Sing, dance, and enjoy some books! For ages 0-24 months with a caregiver.

Wednesday, March 13, 3:15 p.m., After School Book Club. Discussing “The Truth as Told by Mason Buttle,” by Leslie Connor.

Thursday, March 14, 2 p.m., Bingo. Free game of bingo with small, non-cash prizes.

Tue, 2019-03-05

A representative of state Rep. Adam Ravenstahl’s office will be at the Bellevue Borough Building next week to assist residents with applications for the state’s Property Tax/Rent Rebate Program.

Residents can stop by the council chambers on Tuesday, March 5, 9 a.m. to noon.

For information on the program, visit the state Web site at www.revenue.pa.gov.

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.