Events

Thu, 2017-02-16

“Better Choices, Better Health,” a six- week free workshop for seniors age 60 and older, will be held at the Prime Time Senior Center, 440 Lincoln Ave. in Bellevue.

The chronic disease self-management program is facilitated by two trained leaders.

Each participant will receive a free copy of the book “Living a Healthy Life with a Chronic Condition,”

The course will be held Thursdays, Feb. 16- March 23, noon-2:30 p.m. Free refreshments and snacks will be provided.

To register, or for more information, call Mary Herman, (412)307-1782.

Fri, 2017-02-03 - Mon, 2017-02-13

The North Boros-Sewickley Area Meals on Wheels is sponsoring a soup sale fund-raiser.

Homemade wedding and loaded baked potato soups will be available at $8 per quart.

To place orders for containers of soup, pre-order by calling (412)766-7763. Order deadline is 1 p.m. Monday, Feb. 13.

Soup pick up is at the meal site in St. James Lutheran, Emsworth, on Feb. 16, 8 a.m-7 p.m.

Sun, 2017-01-29

Assumption Church in Bellevue will host super bingo, Sunday, Jan. 29, at McGovern Hall.

Doors open at 1 p.m. with play beginning at 2 p.m.

Cost of admission is $25 and includes a six-card package, a slice of pizza, a bottle of water and a cookie. Extra packages of bingo cards are available for purchase.

Prizes are $75 for regular games, $150 for specials and a jackpot of $1,000.

Only 200 tickets will be sold.

Tickets are available in the school office, (412)761-7887. at the church rectory or by calling Becky Glevicky at (412)761-9656.

Sun, 2016-05-22

The Bellevue-Avalon Girls’s Athletic Associa-tion (BAGA) will hold a community flea market on Sunday, May 22, 10 a.m.-2 p.m., at Gillott Field in Bellevue.

Proceeds will be used to improve the softball field and to buy equipment.

Included will be household items, vintage furniture, flea market finds, children’s items, handcrafted items and vendor merchandise, a concession stand and kids’ activities.

Sat, 2016-05-21

"Dumpster Day" for Avalon, Bellevue and Kilbuck Township residents will be held Saturday, MaY 21, 8 a.m. - noon in the Avalon swimming pool parking lot on New Brighton Rd.

NO: Toxic waste such as tires, car batteries, varnish, paint or appliances such as refrigerators, air conditioners or dehumidifiers water coolers; ABSOLUTELY NO Electronics such as televisions & computers; No bagged household garbage that is normally picked up by your regular hauler

YES: Building materials, metals, lumber and over-sized items

Proof of residency in Avalon, Kilbuck or Bellevue required

Sat, 2016-04-30

Ohio Township will host its annual Touch-a-Truck event Saturday, April 30, 11 a.m.-2:30 p.m., at the Ohio Township Community Park.

Admission is free. Local food truck vendors will be selling food.

For more information, visit ohiotwp.org.

Sat, 2016-04-23

New Life Community Church, 45 North Fremont Ave. in Bellevue, will hold an event celebrating women on Saturday, April 23, noon-3 p.m.

Women must be at least 18 years old. Attendees should use the North Howard Avenue entrance.

There is no cost to attend the event, which includes lunch, worship, gifts and pampering.

To register, call (412)352-6453.

Sat, 2016-04-16

Community Presbyterian Church of Ben Avon, 7501 Church Ave., will host a Stephen Ministry introductory workshop on Saturday, April 16, 9 a.m.-1 p.m.

Registration begins at 8 a.m.

The half-day, three-session workshop is designed to help congregations strengthen their caring ministry through equipping lay-people as care-givers. Participants also will learn care-giving skills they can use right away.

The cost is $15 per person, or $50 for a group of four or more from the same congregation.

Sat, 2016-04-09 - Sun, 2016-04-10

Sacred Heart Church, in Emsworth will hold its spring flea market on Saturday, April 9, 9 a.m.-2 p.m. and Sunday, April 10, 9 a.m.-noon.

The church is located at the corner of Ohio River Boulevard and North Avenue in Emsworth.

Donations are being accepted at Smith Center (leave at the North Avenue side, between the outer and inner doors.) No clothing, food, TVs, paint, chemicals, large furniture, computer equipment orVCRs.

Anyone with questions should call (412)761-6651.