Seafood dinner

Elks Lodge 2213 will host a seafood dinner from 5 to 8 p.m. Sept. 11 at 2789 South Park Road, Bethel Park.

The event is eat-in or takeout. Menu items are: fish dinner with french fries, coleslaw, rolls and butter, $14.95; shrimp dinner with french fries, coleslaw, rolls and butter, $18.95, fish sandwich, $9.95; and clam chowder, $3.75.

Orders are in advance only by calling 412-831-0616.

Divorce workshop

A three-hour virtual divorce workshop will provide education and information on the legal, financial and emotional issues associated with divorce.

The workshop will be held via videoconference from 8:30 to 11:30 a.m. Sept. 12. Cost is $15 per person, and pre-registration is required by Sept. 9 to Donna at 724-493-9695.

Yoga in the Park

A Yoga in the Park program is scheduled for 9 to 10 a.m. Sept. 12 in the amphitheater at Peterswood Park, Peters Township.

No yoga experience is necessary. The certified instructor is Carrie Knight.

Items needed are a yoga mat and towel to protect the mat from the amphitheater stage floor. Wearing several layers of comfortable clothing is recommended, as is bringing water.

Social distancing and the use of masks are encouraged.

The fee is $12 for Peters Township Parks and Recreation members and $18 for nonmembers.

Online registration at is preferred, but can also be done in person at the

Peters Township Community Recreation Center, 700 Meredith Drive. For more information, call 724-942-5000.

Barbecue dinner

Because of the continued limitations caused by the COVID pandemic, the Bethel Park Lions Club has decided to replace the scheduled fall fish fry with a drive-through barbecue event from 4 to 7 p.m. Sept. 18 at Lions Park on Irishtown Road.

The meal will include 1/4 chicken, ribs, baked beans, coleslaw, cornbread and a drink for $14. A children’s meal of a hot dog, coleslaw, chips and a drink will be available for $5.

There will be no advance ticket sales. Food will be served until it runs out, so diners are advised to attend early.

For more information, call Nancy at 412-760-5871.

Farmers market extended

The Bethel Park Recreation Farmers’ Market is being extended for two weeks, until Oct. 13.

The market is held from 3 to 7 p.m. Tuesdays in the VIP parking lot in South Park, off Corrigan Drive. For more information, visit

Recycling review

A program on recycling regulations and their changes over the years is scheduled from 5 to 6 p.m. Sept. 14 in the community room at the Peters Township Community Recreation Center.

Social distancing will be practiced. Masks mandatory to enter the building.

The fee is $5 for members and $8 for nonmembers. Group size is limited to 12 participants ages 18 and older.

Registration deadline is Sept. 11 at For more information, call 724-942-5000.

COVID-19 virtual town hall

Medical experts from St. Clair Hospital and Mayo Clinic are hosting a free virtual town hall on Zoom to answer the community’s questions on the COVID-19 pandemic from 6:30 to 7:30 p.m. Sept. 30.

The event is being moderated by Dr. Maria Simbra and will feature St. Clair physicians Stephen Colodny, chief of infectious disease; John Sullivan, senior vice president and chief medical officer; and Ruth Christoforetti, family medicine and primary care. Also joining are Mayo Clinic physicians Stacey Rizza, executive medical director for international academic affairs and Andrew Badley, professor of medicine and molecular medicine.

The virtual town hall coincides with St. Clair’s fourth anniversary as a member of the Mayo Clinic Care Network. For more information, including how to participate in the town hall, visit

Fairview Fall Virtual 5K

In lieu of South Fayette Community Day and other large in-person events this year, South Fayette Township and Dollar Bank are partnering to present a new community event, the Fairview Fall Virtual 5K and Family Fun Run.

Adults and children are invited to run or walk during event week, Sept. 26 through Oct. 2, to raise money toward building an Americans With Disabilities Act-accessible playground in Fairview Park.

Registration is $25 per person or $60 per family. The fee includes free T-shirts and other items, raffles and race prizes.

Everyone is welcome to participate as individuals, households or larger fundraising groups. Participants can run anywhere, at any time, during race week, and tune into Facebook @SouthFayetteTownship during event week for live videos and drawings.

For details and registration, visit Additional virtual and at-home activities are listed at

For questions about the event, contact Paula Willis, South Fayette Township parks and recreation director, at or 412-221-8700, extension 217.

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