Bethel Park will conduct a metal recycling event from 9 a.m. to noon March 25 at George Washington Elementary School, located at 515 Clifton Road. Cans, holiday lights, USB cables, power cords, pipes, metal siding and scrap metal will be accepted but not propane tanks, TVs, electronics, paint, chemical or gas cans.

Carnegie will hold a glass recycling event from 9 to 11 a.m. March 25 at the borough building, located at 1 Veterans Way. Bottles, clear, green and brown with corks removed, as well as jars with lids, are eligible. Cardboard boxes, plastic bags, plastic containers, china, Pyrex, antique vases, glass bakeware, mirrors and windows will not be accepted.


Chabad of the South Hills will host explore the exodus from Egypt and its relevance today at 7:30 p.m. March 27. During the event participants will be able to taste international Passover dishes and take home the recipes. Email to RSVP. Chabad will also host a community Passover Seder at 7:30 p.m. April 5 in Mt. Lebanon. Admission is $65 per adult and $25 per child. Visit for more information.


St. Paul’s Episcopal Church in Mt. Lebanon will host an attic treasures sale from 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. April 22 at 1066 Washington Road. Items for sale include jewelry, purses, art, housewares, toys and small furniture as well as baked goods. No early birds or resale. There will be a $5 fill-a-bag bargain hour from 1 to 2 p.m. Call 412-531-7153 for more details.


The Bower Hill Community Church will hold its spring flea market from 8:30 a.m. to 3 p.m. April 1 at 70 Moffett St. in Mt. Lebanon. Half-price sale will be held from 2 to 3 p.m. Over 60 tables will be featured throughout five rooms. Visit for more details or email with questions.


The College Club of Carnegie will meet April 1, at Bella’s on Fort Couch (formerly DeLallo’s Restaurant), 91 Fort Couch Road. A social will be held at 11:30 a.m. with lunch served at noon. “Pennsylvania Trivia” will be the theme and there will be a Chinese auction and 50/50 raffle to benefit the scholarship fund. Women with post-secondary degrees can attend. Call Therese Condit, membership chairperson, at 412-279-4458 for more information.


The 16th annual Carnegie Volunteer Fire and Rescue Bureau’s 5K run and walk will be held at 8 a.m. April 29 beginning at the borough building at 1 Veterans Way. Sign-in starts at 6:30 a.m. Fee is $20 but prices increase to $25 after April 1. Email or call 412-276-1414 with questions. Visit for more details.


The Association of University People (AUP) is open to singles, age 50 and older, who are four-year college graduates. Upcoming events are planned: brunch at First Watch, located at 100 Sierra Dr. in Upper St. Clair at 11:30 a.m. March 22; dinner at Atria’s on Beverly Road in Mt. Lebanon at 5:30 p.m. March 30. RSVP to or call 412-862-7861 for the happy hour, brunch and dinner. For more details about AUP, call 412-353-9088 or email


A Pysanky Egg Demonstration will be held from 5:30 to 7:30 p.m. March 23 at the Peters Township Libr ary. Michael Yanchak will discuss the history and significance of the traditional Ukrainian Easter eggs and briefly demonstrate decorating techniques. Registration is required at


The Peters Township Parks and Recreation Department is offering the following events this month:

n Instagram 101 for ages 55 and over from 10 to 11:30 a.m. March 21. Participants learn the ins and outs of the app. They should bring phone, computer or tablet for assistance. Fee is $5 ($8 non-members).

n Signs of Spring for ages 6-10 from 2 to 3:15 p.m. March 23. Participants explore Peterswood Park to observe signs of the season. Children must be accompanied by an adult. The inclusive program is offered for home school and cyberschool students. Fee is $5 ($8 non-members).

n Teen DIY Sugar Scrub for ages 13-17, from 7 to 8 p.m. March 22. Teens make their own personal sugar scrub to help exfoliate skin after the cold winter months. Fee is $10 ($15 non-members).

n Flower Power for ages 6-10 from 10 to 11 a.m. March 25. Participants create floral crafts out of bubbles and tissue paper. Fee is $5 ($10 non-members).

n Easter Bath Bombs for ages 18 and over from 6 to 7:15 p.m. March 21. Fee is $10 ($15 non-members).

All programs are held at the recreation center located at 700 Meredith Dr. in Venetia.

Visit: or call 724-942-5000 for more information.


Sunnyhill Church, located on Washington Road in Mt. Lebanon, will present Todo Tango at 7:30 p.m. March 24. Argentine native mezzo-soprano Ada Lis Jimena and Pittsburgh’s pianist Tom Roberts along with violinist Warren Davidson will be featured. Tickets are $15 in advance and $20 at the door. Advance tickets are available at


The Allentown and St. George Reunion will be held at 4 p.m. on April 23 at the historic Linden Grove Nightclub in Castle Shannon. All are invited to join parishioners, alumni, family and friends of the former St. George church and school as well as St. John Vianney for fellowship, dinner, door prizes and raffles. Seating is limited. To make a reservation email or call 412-502-5062. Visit for more details on the event.


The Venetia Heritage Society is looking for crafters and vendors for its spring show on April 29 at the Venetia Community Center in Peters Township. Interested parties should email Margaret Smith at


A waffle bar, compliments of The Waters of McMurray, will be the featured treat at the senior luncheon set for noon to 2 p.m. April 12 at the Peters Township Recreation Center. Call 724-942-5000 to RSVP.


Parking lot bingo will be offered from noon to 2 p.m. April 20 at the Peters Township Community Recreation Center. This is a free event for senior citizens only. Call 724-942-5000 to RSVP.


Counselors are needed for the Peters Township summer day camp, scheduled for the weeks of July 10 through Aug. 14. Hours are from 8:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. Counselors works approximately 12-20 hours per week for a pay rate of $10.50 per hour. Visit for employment application and submit completed form to or deliver to 610 East McMurray Road, McMurray. Call 724-942-5000 for more details.


Chartiers Valley Class of 1973 is planning its 50th reunion from 6 to 10 p.m. Oct. 7 at the Alpine Club in Bridgeville. Registration information will be mailed April 1. For more details or to be placed on the list email Deb Alexis at or call 412-344-8876.

Almanac Sports Editor

An award-winning journalist, Eleanor Bailey has been employed by Observer Publishing Company since 1982. She is the sports editor at The Almanac and a contributor for the Observer-Reporter.

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