Thu, 2016-03-24 - Sun, 2016-03-27

The Community Presbyterian Church of Ben Avon, 2501 Church Ave., will hold Holy Week ser-vices.

On Maundy Thursday, March 24, at 6 p.m., there will be a light dinner in the Fellowship Hall at 6:45 p.m. followed at 7 p.m. by a service in the sanctuary.

A sunrise service will be held Easter Sunday, March 27, at 7 a.m., in Ben Avon Heights Park. At the church at 9:45 a.m., a continental breakfast will be served in Fellowship Hall. At 10:30 a.m., a festival worship service with communion will be held in the sanctuary.

Members of the community are invite to all of the services.

Sun, 2016-02-14

Mount Assisi Academy Preschool will hold an open house on Sunday, Feb. 14, 1-3 p.m.

Programs are offered for 3- and 4-year-olds. Morning and afternoon classes are available.

Additionally, a new program, “Almost 3,” is accepting students. “Almost 3” is designed to provide an early introduction to the school environment and learning by emphasizing both fine and gross motor skills, art, language development, math, reading readiness, as well as social skills and field trips. “Almost 3” classes will be held Mondays and Fridays, 12:30-2:30 p.m.

Thu, 2016-02-11

Adults are invited to create a one-of-a-kind item, socialize and enjoy beverages (B.Y.O.B) and snacks, Thursday, Feb. 11, 7-9 p.m., at Ohio Township Community Park’s Nature Center

The cost per class is $25 for Ohio Township residents and $30 for non-residents.

Participants must be at least 21 years old. No experience is necessary. Art materials are included.

February’s project is a painted candy dish.

For more information, visit, call (412)364-6321 or e-mail

Sat, 2016-02-06

The Avalon Volunteer Fire Company will hold its next "Paddle Party" fund-raiser on Saturday, Feb. 6.

Doors will open at 6 p.m. at the fire hall, New Brighton Road in Avalon.

A Paddle Party combines bingo with an auction, in which people bid chips on baskets prepared by various vendors, and win if their numbers are pulled.

Sun, 2016-01-31

A "Super Bingo" to benefit Assumption School will be held in McGovern Hall, North Sprague Avenue in Bellevue, on Sunday, Jan. 31, at 2 p.m.

Doors open at 1 p.m.

The $25.admission includes a six-card package with extra packages available, one slice of pizza, a bottle of water and a cookie.

Prizes are: $75 regular games, $150 specials, and a $1,000 jackpot

Tickets are available in the school office, (412)761-7887, the church rectory or by calling Becky Glevicky at (412)761-9656. Only 200 tickets will be sold.

Fri, 2015-12-11 - Thu, 2015-12-31

People who use Bellevue’s parks are invited to share their opinions and ideas about the recreational facilities while the borough is preparing a comprehensive plan for its parks.

A survey is available on the borough’s Web site at

The survey will be available through the end of the year.

Mon, 2015-12-07 - Fri, 2015-12-11

Upcoming events at Avalon Public Library include:

Monday, Dec. 7, 10:30 a.m., Preschool Story Time, “Naughty or Nice.”

Tuesday, Dec. 8, 6:30 p.m., Family Story Time, “Naughty or Nice.”

Wednesday, Dec. 9, 10 a.m., Wednesday Walk. Meet at the YMCA Community Center.

Wednesday, Dec. 9, 10:30 a.m., Babies and Books, for 0-2 year olds and their caregiver.

Wednesday, Dec. 9, 2 p.m., Senior Chair yoga, for participants over 60 or individuals with a disability.

Wednesday, Dec. 9, 6:30-8 p.m., Grinchmas Party, age 3-9. Register by Monday, Dec. 7.

Mon, 2015-12-07 - Fri, 2015-12-11

Upcoming events at Bayne Library include:

Monday, Dec. 7 and Wednesday, Dec. 9, the library opens at 8:30 a.m. for adults age 55 and above to have full use of the facilities.

Tuesday, Dec. 8, 10:30 a.m., Book Discussion, “Leaving Time,” by Jodi Picoult.

Wednesday, Dec. 9, 10 a.m., Take a Wednesday Walk! For adults age 50 and above; meet at the YMCA Community Center.

Wednesday, Dec. 9, 1 p.m., Mah jong, for any skill level. Call (412)766-7447 or email to sign up.

Wed, 2015-11-25

Ohio Township Parks and Recreation will hold a creative workshop on Wednesday, Nov. 25, 8:30 a.m.-3:30 p.m. for children ages 5-11.

The “day-of-fun” workshop includes a variety of crafts, activities and games.

Cost is $60 for Ohio Township residents and $65 for non-residents.

To register, call (412)364-6321 or e-mail arubi