Dementia caregiver program
Artis Senior Living of South Hills in Bethel Park is hosting a program for families caring for someone with dementia.
Mary Underwood, vice president of memory care services for Artis, will discuss the Ethics of Lying. People with dementia sometimes ask questions that caregivers struggle to answer: How much of truth should I tell? If I am not truthful, am I lying to my loved one?
During the program, Underwood will present what is happening in the brain of someone with dementia, and how to answer their difficult questions in a way that feels ethical.
The presentation will take place from 6 to 7 p.m. April 29 via Zoom. Those interested should RSVP to firstname.lastname@example.org or 412-595-8917.
Support sessions offered
New Day Assembly of God, 701 Circle Drive, Upper St. Clair, is offering grief support, anger management and divorce recovery sessions starting in April.
For more information, call 724-941-1661.
Church of the Atonement, 618 Washington Ave., Carnegie, is hosting a flea market from 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. April 23 and 24.
The market will be closed on Saturday from noon to 1 p.m. prior to reopening for a bag sale. Featured will be kitchen items, linens, clothing including baby and toddler, lamps, wall hangings and more.
Masks and social distancing are required. For more information or to donate, call Joyce at 412-276-0366.
The Youth Steering Committee of Upper St. Clair will offer a virtual program, “Parenting for Humans: Navigating Emotionally Tense Conversations with Your Child,” at 7 p.m. April 14. The virtual program is free and open to the community. To register, visit docs.google.com/forms/d/14RYKFAdfdaX3VsGZ9OTgTNBzo4G-idkKz-JK4Byjbmg/viewform?edit_requested=true.
The presenter is psychologist Eran Magen, founder of Parenting For Humans. With a master’s degree in education and a Ph.D. in psychology from Stanford University, Magen considers it his life’s mission to help people have better relationships. He is founder and CEO of a wellness monitoring and suicide prevention service called Early Alert.
The Youth Steering Committee of Upper St. Clair is a community action group, jointly appointed by township commissioners and the school board. For more information, visit www.twpusc.org/government/youth-steering.
Coin club meets
The monthly meeting of the South Hills Coin Club will be held at 7:30 p.m. April 13 at the Bethel Park, 5100 W. Library. All members and the general public are invited.
This month’s program will be on Bryan money, tokens and medals associated with William Jennings Bryan’s platform during the presidential elections of 1896 and 1900.
A 50/50 will be offered and children’s prizes awarded. Applications are being accepted for membership. For more information, call 724-984-6611.
College club meets
The College Club of Carnegie will meet May 1 at Valley Brook Country Club, Peters Township. A social meeting at 11:30 a.m. is followed by lunch at noon.
The meeting will feature Patty Reavel, vocalist and pianist, presenting “Musical Memories of Songs through the Decades.” For more information, contact Therese Condit at 412-279-4458.
Mt. Lebanon Public Library is offering virtual programs including:
• Movie Musicals: The Beginnings, 7 p.m. April 5. Jim Valimont from the Pittsburgh Classic Movie Club will discuss major musicals that were produced between 1929 and 1939.
• “What It’s Worth” appraisal program, noon April 9. Author, auctioneer, appraiser and radio show host Mike Ivankovich will introduce you to “What Determines Value.” Each attendee is invited to bring in one to two items for him to appraise.
For more information about the library’s programs, visit mtlebanonlibrary.org.
Liquor license hearing
Upper St. Clair Township commissioners will hold a public hearing on May 3 for an application for transfer of liquor license: First Watch Restaurants Inc.
The hearing is part of the commissioners’ regular monthly meeting, which is scheduled to start at 7:30 p.m. in the Upper St. Clair Community and Recreation Center, 1551 Mayview Road.