AUP Club

The Association of University People is looking for single, four-year college graduates over 50 to join the club for monthly dinners, socials and gatherings, and to play bridge or Scrabble. At 2 p.m. July 13 and 27, play Scrabble at the Galleria of Mt. Lebanon (near Anthropologie). RSVP to 412-341-8009. On July 15, brunch will be held at 11:30 a.m. at Bruneaux in Sewickley. Order from the menu. RSVP to 412-580-3957 by July 14. No walk-ins. For more information, call 412-734-8445 or visit


Flea market

The DeMarillac Guild at St. Louise de Marillac Church will hold its Timeless Treasures flea market from 9 a.m. to 7 p.m. July 20 and from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. July 21, in the LeGras Parish Center (lower leverl), 320 McMurray Road, Upper St. Clair. New this year is a presale from 7 to 9 p.m. Admission for the presale will be $5. There will also be a boutique offering better items.



The Bethel Park Lions will hold its inaugural barbeque from 4 to 7 p.m. July 13, at Lions Park on Irishtown Road. Dinner includes a pulled pork sandwich, 1/4 of a chicken, five-bean baked beans, red skin potato salad and drink for $12 per person (no substitutions). Rita’s Italian Ice will be available for purchase. All proceeds benefit Lions Charities and used for maintenance of Bethel Lions Park. Bring unwanted eyeglasses to be donated to the needy. For more information, contact Al at 412-833-3320.


Live theater

Little Lake Theatre Company, Canonsburg, presents “A Streetcar Named Desire” by Tennessee Williams July 12-28. For tickets, visit or call 724-745-6300.

Whiskey Rebellion Day

The Oliver Miller Homestead, South Park, will mark the annual Whiskey Rebellion Day from 1:30 to 4:30 p.m. July 15. Narration will be interrupted by three skits which help illustrate how the Millers were tied to the Whiskey Rebellion. The skits (Serving the Writ, The Women Speak and William Miller is Kentucky Bound) will begin at 2:30. The whiskey-making process will be explained in the barn and other buildings on the site will be opened. Admission is $2 per person.

PHLF tours

Pittsburgh History & Landmarks Foundation offers the following tours:

• Free tours at the Old Allegheny County Jail Museum, 11:30 a.m. to 1 p.m. Mondays, July 16, 23 and 30. Last tour leaves at 12:30. Reservations are not required, but appreciated.

• Free Friday Walking Tour: Oakland Civic Center/Forbes Avenue area, 10 to 11 a.m. July 13, 20 and 27. Meet at the corner of Forbes Avenue and Schenley Drive Extention, near the dinosaur statue. Tour ends outside of Heinz Memorial Chapel.

• Free Friday Walking Tour: Oakland Civic Center/Fifth Avenue Area, noon to 1 p.m. July 13, 20 and 27. Meet at Soldiers and Sailors Memorial Hall, 4141 5th Avenue (outside the main doors by the statue “Parade Rest”). Tour ends at Mellon Institute, 4400 5th Avenue. Reservations appreciated.

For more details and reservations, call 412-471-5808 ext. 527 or email

Shredding event

State Senator Guy Reschenthaler will hold a document shredding event from 9:30 to 11 a.m. July 14, in the parking lot of Thomas Jefferson High School, 310 Old Clairton Road, Jefferson Hills. The event is for individuals only (no businesses) and there is a limit of three small boxes per car. The Allegheny County Sheriff’s Department will be onsite, collecting unused medications for Project DUMP. For more information, call 412-831-0250.

Town hall meeting

Several directors of the Bethel Park School District will host a Community Engagement Town Hall from 6 to 8 p.m. July 19, at the Bethel Park Community Center “Classroom” to receive input, ideas and general feedback from the community regarding the Bethel Park School District.

Theatre class/show

Alabaster Children’s Theatre summer musical theatre class and show has begun rehearsals at St. David’s Church, 905 E. McMurray Road, Venetia. Classes are from 6 to 7:30 p.m. Mondays, through Aug. 6. There will be no class July 9. Children ages 5-15 will learn acting, singing and dance with a final performance at 7 p.m. Aug. 6. To register, call 724-516-5189.

Whiskey Rebellion Day

Join the soldiers of Wayne’s 4th Sub-Legion on July 15, as they drill for Whiskey Rebellion Day at Woodville Plantation, 1375 Washington Pike, Bridgeville. There will be a flag raising ceremony at 1 p.m., School of the Soldier at 1:15, Trooping the Legion at 2:30, 1st Day’s Battle at 3, 2nd Day’s Battle at 3:45, Musket Firing Exhibition at 4 and flag lowering and military tattoo at 5. From noon to 5 p.m., visit the encampment, view 18th century cooking demonstrations and tour the house. Admission is $5 for adults and $3 for children. Ages 6 and under are free. For more information, call 412-221-0348 or visit

Free concert

The Bethel Park Community Foundation will host the 2018 Dean Streator Tower Concert Series on July 15, featuring New Vintage Big Band directed by Fred Perino and Max Gonano. The concert begins at 2:30 p.m. in the Bethel Park Community Center. Admission is free, but donations are accepted to benefit Bethel Park Community Foundation.


Babyccino-Summer Session will be held from 10:30 to 11:30 a.m. July 16, at Chabad of the South Hills, Mt. Lebanon. Cost is $7. For more information, contact Mussie Rosenblum 412-344-2424 or

Ladies night out

Un”Winded” and Paint Ladies Night Out will be held at 7:30 p.m. July 16, at Chabad of the South Hills, Mt. Lebanon. Enjoy wine and refreshments while creating a Shabbat-themed painting. Cost is $15 if paid in advance by July 13, or $20 after that date. RSVP to or 412-344-2424.

Keynotes Summer Social

Keynotes of Mt. Lebanon will celebrate talented music students at its annual Summer Social set for July 22 at the LeMont Restaurant downtown. A social begins at 5:30 p.m. followed by dinner at 6:30 and entertainment by Gipsy Stringz (former Tamburitzans) at 7:30. There will be a cash bar, and valet parking will be available for $7. Make checks payable in the amount of $40 per person or $380 per table of 10 and mail to: Rose Liptak, 164 Elatan Drive, Mt Lebanon, PA 15243. Include name, address, phone and email. Reservations are due by July 16.

Summer camp

Westminster Presbyterian Church, Upper St. Clair, will offer Eco-Explorers Summer Camp from 9 a.m. to noon July 23-26, featuring hands-on forensic science. Cost is $165 for the first child and $155 for additional siblings. To register, visit or call 412-835-6630 ext. 200 by July 18.


Essential oils

New to Essential Oils and interested in learning about doTERRA CPTG Essential Oils? Contact Deb Bosco at 724-713-6217 or to register for free classes/continuing education. Upcoming classes include: Healthy Fats — Omega 3 and Omega 6/Uses for Essential Oils on July 11; Immune Support & Essential Oils Every Family Should Have on July 18. Classes are held from 7 to 8 p.m. Wednesdays at The Physical Therapy Center, 1699 Washington Road-Ground Floor, Bethel Park. Call Deb Bosco to register.

Discussion Group

Tuesday Tea & Essential Oils will be held from 2:30 to 4 p.m. July 17, 27 and 31, at The Physical Therapy Center, 1699 Washington Road (ground floor), Bethel Park. Drop in for a cup of tea; stay for a little or the whole time. For information, call Deb Bosco at 724-713-6217.


Andrew Carnegie

• S.T.E.A.M. and a Snack, 4 to 5:30 p.m. July 16, for grades 5-8.

• Listen Locally Downstairs with One O’Clock Monday, 6:30 to 8 p.m. July 18, featuring original harmonic arrangements to classic rock favorites from the Beatles to the Beach Boys. Complimentary snacks and drinks by donation. Doors open at 6.

For more, visit Register at 412-276-3456.

Bethel Park

• Strawbees, 1 p.m. July 17. Children in grades 1-4 will engage their inner engineer by building structures using simple connectors and straws. Register.

• Bethel Park Community Star Party, 8:30 p.m. July 18, presented by the Amateur Astronomers Association of Pittsburgh. Rain or cloudy makeup date is July 25. Used telescopes owned by AAAP volunteer members. Bring binoculars if you have them. Register.

For more, visit Register at 412-835-2207.


• Jammin’ with My Planner, 6 p.m. July 12. Meet up with other planner users and list makers and work on your bullet journal while jamming out to some tunes. Basic supplies provided or bring your own.

• Blue Heron Nature Skills: All about Wild Yarrow, 6 p.m. July 18.

For more, visit

Castle Shannon

• Summer Reading for Adults, through Aug. 6. Each participant will receive a goody bag and a “rock garden” to complete throughout the summer. Turn in your rock garden by Aug. 10 for a chance to win prizes. Register at the library.

• Rock Around the Clock, 6:30 p.m. July 17, for all ages. Learn fun dance moves that have been done for generations.

For more, visit

Frank Sarris

• Summer Story Time – Bugs Theme, 11:30 a.m. July 16, for children 9 months to 5 years.

• Madcap Mondays: Summer Edition – Puppets, 1 to 2 p.m. July 16, for grades 3-6. Register.

For more, visit Register at 724-745-1308.

Mt. Lebanon

• That was Vaudeville, 7 p.m. July 12, for all ages. Musician Stephen Lee Rich will perform music from the Vaudeville era, with descriptions of what Vaudeville was and its impact on American culture.

• Libraries Rock! Chair Yoga with a Twist, 1:30 p.m. July 13 and 16. Register.

• Isabelle de Borchgrave: Fashioning Art from Paper, 2 p.m. July 17. Staff from the Frick Pittsburgh will preview the upcoming exhibition on artist Borchgrave. Register.

• Chanteuses of the Jazz and Big Band Eras, 2 p.m. Wednesdays, July 18 and 25.

For more, visit


• PAWS for Reading, 10 to 11:20 a.m. July 14, for preschool and up.

• Ancestry Library Edition, 10 to 11 a.m. July 16. Registration required.

• Tween Rock and Read Book Club, 6 to 6:45 p.m. July 16, for grades 3 to 6. Discuss “A Crooked Kind of Perfect” by Linda Urban.

For more, visit



• Sunday Sing Along: Frozen, 2 to 4 p.m. July 15, for children of all ages. Sing, dance, color and eat themed snacks while watching “Frozen.” Register.

• Book Discussion for Adults, 1:30 to 2:30 p.m. July 19. Discuss “Norse Mythology” by Neil Gaiman.

• Scott Writers Circle for Adults, 6 to 7 p.m. July 19. All levels welcome. Light snacks provided. Register.

For more, visit Register online or call 412-429-5380.

South Fayette

• Restoring Energy to Live a Life of Balance and Joy, 7 p.m. July 18.

• Caring for People with Alzheimer’s and Dementia, 7 p.m. July 19.

For more, visit Register online or call 412-257-8660.

South Park

Celebrating Pittsburgh: Its Character & Significance, 7 p.m. July 18 in the Community Center, with Louise Sturgess, executive director of Pittsburgh History & Landmarks Foundation

For more, visit Register at 412-833-5585.

Upper St. Clair

• Caregiving 101, 7 p.m. July 16, in the Children’s Quiet Place. An ongoing series with topics of interest for caregivers of family members with Alzheimer’s and Dementia. Register.

• Political Development of Russia, 1991-2018, 7 p.m. July 16, in the multi-purpose room. Register. Register.

For more, visit Register online or call 412-835-5540.



A DivorceCare Support Group is held from 6:30 to 8:15 p.m. July 12-Oct. 11, at The Bible Chapel, McMurray. For more information, visit or call 724-941-8990.


Acrylic painting

The Golden Triangle Decorative Painters will host a three-day acrylic painting seminar from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. July 13-15, at the Finleyville I.O.O.F. Hall, 3684 Finleyville-Elrama Road. The Bass Harbor Lighthouse painting will focus on painting late evening light on a 12-inch by 24-inch canvas on Friday and Saturday. A butterfly painting on a 12-inch by 12-inch ampersand panel will be done on Sunday. For more information, contact Laura at or 724-785-5592.