Mon, 2018-09-10 - Tue, 2018-09-11

Assumption Parish is accepting registrations for the upcoming CCD year.

Classes begin Sept. 10 for grades kindergarten through 4 and Sep. 11 for grades 5 through 8.

Registration forms are available at the Parish Office, in the Church and on the parish website.

For further information, call Mary Vic Taylor, (412)766-4046 or email Mary at

Sun, 2018-08-26

Community Presbyterian Church of Ben Avon is hosting its third annual jazz and dinner event, Sunday, Aug. 26, 5-7 p.m.

The event features a rib/BBQ cook off and will take place in the church’s air conditioned fellowship hall, 7501 Church Ave., Ben Avon.

Proceeds benefit HEARTH. Suggested donations are $10 for adults and $5 for children.

Everyone is welcome.

For more information, go to or send an email to

Sat, 2018-08-25

Trinity Lutheran Church will sponsor the 11th Great Avalon Yard Sale, Saturday, Aug. 25, 8 a.m.-2 p.m.

To find the yard sales, stop by the church at 638 California Ave. to receive a free map.

Avalon Borough residents who wish to participate may contact the church at (412)761-4010 or (412)761-5416 to have their yard sale listed on the map. To help with advertising expenses, a $10 donation is requested.

Trinity Lutheran will serve free hot dogs from 11 a.m.-1 p.m.

Sun, 2018-08-19

The North Boroughs Democratic Committees are hosting an ice cream social, Sunday, Aug. 19, 1-3 p.m. at Avon Park in Ben Avon to meet representatives and Democratic candidates.

The public is invited to this free event. Donations are welcome.

Sun, 2018-08-05

Bonafidebellevue is hosting a bonsai class, Sunday, Aug. 5, 12:30-2:30 p.m., at The Center of Bellevue. The class is designed to teach pruning and wiring techniques to style bonsai trees.

The cost is $10 if you already have a tree or $40 to receive a tree and ceramic pot.

The class is taught by David Rizwan, a former Bellevue resident who is current serving as First Curator’s Apprentice at the National Bonsai Foundation at the U.S. National Bonsai and Penjing Museum in Washington, D.C.

Sun, 2018-07-29

The 2018 Avalon All-Class Reunion Picnic will be held Sunday, July 29, 11 a.m.-dark, in North Park at the Rose Barn. Set-up time is 10 a.m.

The event features good food, conversation, music and memories.

Ham barbecue sandwiches, baked chicken, baked beans, watermelon, and water are provided. Donations of fruit, salads, side dishes, desserts and beverages are welcomed.

Admission is free; financial donations are appreciated. Mail checks to David Short, 250 High Acres Rd., Harmony, PA 16037. To donate via credit card, call (724)453-1401 or e-mail

Sat, 2018-07-28

The annual Bellevue Alumni Reunion Picnic will be held Saturday, July 28, 1-10 p.m., in North Park at the Rose Barn.

Admission is free. Water and desserts will be provided. Attendees are asked to bring chairs, canopy, food and beverages.

For more information, go to

Sat, 2018-06-30

The North Boroughs Community Day will be held Saturday, June 30, noon-dusk at the Avalon Community Park and Pool on New Brighton Road.

The event features free swimming from noon-6 p.m., the Pennsylvania National Guard 20-foot high Rock Climbing Wall, 6-8 p.m., Live music by “Told Ya So,!” 7 p.m.-dusk, 50/50 and raffle drawings, 6-10 p.m., and fireworks at 9:15 p.m.

Additionally, food and drinks will be available for purchase 6-10 p.m. from BRGR Food truck, Graeter’s ice cream truck, Mojo Mocha coffee truck, Pepe Taco Loco truck and Pizza Hut.

Tue, 2018-06-26

Local residents can learn how to turn their property into a beautiful landscape on a budget.

The Penn State Extension Master Gardener Program teaches the basics that professionals use to create pleasing outdoor spaces, from how to devise a master plan to hardscaping and much more.

The program will be held on June 26 at the Center of Bellevue (Hawley Avenue). Doors open at 8 p.m. Admission is $5.

For more information or to register for the class, visit