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

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.

Fri, 2016-03-25

The Avalon Volunteer Fire Company will hold a fish fry on Good Friday, March 25, 5-8 p.m. at the fire hall, 629 New Brighton Road in Avalon.

Prices are $12 eat-in and $9 for take-out.

The Ladies Auxiliary will hold a bake sale and Chinese auction.

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.