Intro to Kayaking

An Intro to Kayaking program for people ages 12 and older is scheduled from 2 to 3:30 p.m. Aug. 1 at Canonsburg Lake. Kayaks and life jackets will be provided.

Preregistration is required at for the program, which is provided by the Pennsylvania Fish and Boat Commission in partnership with the Canonsburg Lake Restoration and Improvement Association. An overflow time slot is scheduled from 4 to 5:30 p.m. if necessary.

recycle collection

Pennsylvania Resources Council presents a collection of hard-to-recycle items from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. Aug. 28 at Bethel Park High School, 309 Church Road.

Collected at no cost are cellular and home phones, computer towers and peripheral equipment, expanded polystyrene packaging material, glass containers, microwave ovens, stereo equipment, and VCRs, DVD players and cable boxes.

Fees are charged for fluorescent tubes, printers, small freon appliances, tires, computer monitors ($20 each), television ($30) and projection or consol TV ($40).

Registration is required and opens July 28. For more information, visit or call 412-488-7490, ext. 3.

Event set to begin

The Peters Township Newcomers and Neighbors Club, a nonprofit women’s civic and service organization serving residents of the township for almost 60 years, is holding its annual kickoff beginning at 6:30 p.m. Sept. 23 at Valley Brook Country Club.

Enjoy complimentary hors d’oeuvres and dessert, as well as a cash bar. Raffle baskets and a silent auction will be available.

For more information, visit

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