Sat, 2017-12-30

Trinity Lutheran Church, 638 California Ave., Avalon (next to the Borough Hall), will hold its monthly Family Night, Saturday, Dec. 30, 5 p.m.

In keeping with the focus on family-friendly activities, dinner will be served, followed by an early New Year’s Eve celebration. Festivities include games, noisemakers, hats, and a countdown to 2018.

For more information, call (412)761-4010 or e-mail info@trinitylutheranavalon.

Mon, 2017-12-25 - Sat, 2017-12-30

Monday, Dec. 25 and Tuesday, Dec. 26, the library is CLOSED for the Christmas holiday.

Wednesday, Dec. 27, 10:30 a.m. Babies and Books, for 0-2 year olds and their caregiver.

Thursday, Dec. 28, 4:30-5:30 p.m., Drawing Club and Adult Coloring for ages 10 and up. Any skill level welcome.

Thursday, Dec. 28, 5:30-6:30 p.m., Writers Group, for teens and adults.

Friday, Dec. 29, 10:30 a.m., Babies and Books, for 0-2 year olds.

Friday, Dec. 29, 1 p.m., Recent Movie. Queen Victoria strikes up an unlikely friendship with a young Indian clerk, rated PG-13.

Thu, 2017-12-07

A community presentation to address diversity and inclusion issues in the Bellevue community will be held at the Center of Bellevue on Dec. 7 at 6:30 p.m..

The program will discuss the cost of racism and prejudice in communities, and how to make change for the better.

Residents will be led in conversation by YWCA’s Senior Director of Advocacy for Race and Gender Equity, Chaz Kellem, discussing a variety of topics including how to improve cross cultural communication skills, foster an appreciation for differences, and create a more welcoming and diverse environment.

Sun, 2017-12-03

Mayor Dee Quinn and Emsworth Borough Council invite Emsworth residents to join them at the annual Light Up the Borough! festivities to be held Sunday, Dec. 3.

Horse drawn carriage rides sponsored by FNB Bank will begin at approximately 5 p.m. Participants will sing holiday tunes, make crafts and enjoy food and refreshments at the fire station, and, magician Eric Davis will be on hand while everyone waits for Santa to arrive via fire truck.

Fri, 2017-12-01

The North Suburban Chamber of Commerce is sponsoring “The North Boros Holiday Celebration,” featuring a wide variety of activities and events, Friday, Dec. 1, on Lincoln Avenue in Bellevue.

Additionally, the Bellevue Farmers Market is hosting a holiday market, 5-9 p.m. in the lower level of The Center of Bellevue, 2 North Sprague St. The market features food products, baked goods, handcrafted items, ceramics, jewelry, body products, candles and more.

Food trucks will be parked along Lincoln Avenue from 5-8 p.m.

Sat, 2017-11-25

Trinity Lutheran Church of Avalon, 638 California Ave, next to the borough hall, is hosting its monthly “Family Night,” Saturday, Nov. 25, beginning with a free meal at 5 p.m. The event is open to all ages.

Following dinner, get into the Christmas spirit by participating in a variety of fun holiday activities including games, crafts and other projects.

For more information, call (412)761-1040 and leave a message or e-mail

Fri, 2017-11-17

Senior citizens residing in Avalon and Bellevue are invited to attend a luncheon and show, Friday, Nov. 17, at the Northgate Middle/High School. The luncheon features turkey, mashed potatoes, stuffing, green beans, cranberry sauce, dinner roll and pumpkin dessert. The cost for lunch is $2.

The luncheon will take place at 10:45 a.m., and the show begins in the auditorium at 11:30 a.m. and features performances by students.

Tue, 2017-11-14

Avonworth School District is hosting a light dinner and show for senior citizens, Tuesday, Nov. 14, 4:30 p.m.

Attending seniors will see the dress rehearsal of Avonworth High School’s fall play, D.W. Gregory’s “Radium Girls.”

The event features theatre in the round seating, so seating is limited, and reservations are required. Call Cindy Donovan, (412)369-8738, ext. 1504 by Nov. 7 to reserve a seat.

Sat, 2017-10-28

Trinity Lutheran Church is hosting “Family Night” on the last Saturday of each month. Dinner is served at 5 p.m., followed by family-friendly entertainment such as movies, games, crafts, and more.

The church is located at 638 California Ave., next to the Avalon Borough Hall.

The next dinner is Saturday, Oct. 28. For more information, call (412)761-4010.