Register now for PEAQ earn-to-swim small group lessons.
WHAT: 4 small group lessons in the month of October (ages 4-12)
DATES: Sundays, October 6th, 13th, 20th, 27th
TIMES: Levels 1 and 2 from 1-1:30
Levels 3 and 4 from 1:30-2:00
Levels 5 and 6 from 2:00-2:30
WHERE: USC High School Pool
COST: $60/4 Lessons (30 minutes each)
A fall fundraising event for the whole family! Join us on Saturday, Oct. 5 from 10 a.m. to noon at Gilfillan Farm, Upper St. Clair for a Fun Walk/Run at Gilfillan Trail (1.25 miles) at 10:30 a.m.
The event will also include carnival games, bounce house, activities, prizes and refreshments.
All donations benefit the Leukemia and Lymphoma Society in memory of Todd McClintock.
Learn more at www.teamtodd.org.
Reading Skills for Kindergarteners
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October 14, 21 and November 4 at 6:30 p.m.
Registration begins on Monday, September 23 at 6:30 p.m.
To register: //twpusc.libcal.com/event/5571080
Huntington Learning Center: Tools for Achievement-Study Skills for High School & Beyond
For parents and students currently in high school or college
This workshop is for students or parents of students who are facing challenging course work while also managing daily responsibilities. In this presentation, Huntington will discuss how your child can develop the study skills needed to achieve success in school and reach his or her full academic potential.
Thursday, October 10 at 7:00 p.m.
Registration begins on Thursday, September 19 at 7:00 p.m.
To register: //twpusc.
Families with children ages 2-7 years old are invited to spend a fun evening sharing stories, songs and games!
Thursday, October 10, 6:30 p.m.
Registration begins on Thursday, September 19 at 6:30 p.m.
To register: //twpusc.libcal.com/event/5563801
Beginner Classical GuitarAges 6-11A registered instructor from Lyons Guitar & String Lesson Studio will teach the fundamentals of finger-picking, rhythm and left-handed technique.On Tuesdays September 24-October 29Register at the Community & Recreation Center or online: //apm.
Free Concert: The United States Air Force Heritage of America Concert Band
Enjoy a concert given by the United States Air Force Heritage of America Concert Band at the Upper St. Clair High School Theatre at 7 p.m. on Wednesday, Nov. 20. The concert is free and open to the public.
For six decades, the USAF Heritage of America Concert Band has educated, inspired and entertained more than 1.5 million people annually, by providing music for events that support Airmen and their families, honor our nation’s veterans and build relationships of trust between the American people and their Air Force. The Concert Band is comprised of over 40 professional Airman-musicians who captivate audiences on regular tours throughout the East Coast with a variety of renditions of great orchestral classics, marches, Broadway hits, jazz standards, movie music and patriotic favorites.
For additional information about this free concert, please contact MSgt Ryan Heseltine at 757-225-3295, or visit the and’s website www.heritageofamericaband.af.mil.
The Junior Great Race is fun for the whole family!
Join us at 11 a.m. on Saturday, Sept. 28 at Point State Park. Your $10 race registration includes a FREE adult entry, youth shirt, race medal, and access to the race day festival at Point State Park !
HELP YOUR SCHOOL WIN a grant from P3R! Be sure to write in your school name when registering!
For more info or register, visit http://www.rungreatrace.com/Junior_Great_Race.
Healthy Kids Running Series is scheduled to start on Sunday, Sept. 8 and will run for five consecutive weeks. There are six divisions split between boys and girls, so a total of 12 total winners for the running events. The event will be held at the Hills-Hendersonville Elementary School in Canonsburg, PA 15367.
Healthy Kids Running Series is a national, community-based non-profit that provides a fun, inclusive five-week running series for ages 2-14, designed for kids to get active, feel accomplished and lay the foundation for a healthy lifestyle.
For more information, contact Carey Droznek at 412-728-4493 or at email@example.com.
The USCHS Boys Lacrosse Booster is hosting its 4th Annual Golf Outing on Sunday, Oct. 20 at Hickory Heights Golf Club. The cost is $125 per golfer and includes 18 holes with cart, range balls, skill prizes, dinner and more.
To register online or to be a sponsor, visit uschslax.com.
Discover the un-boo-lievable fun of science and explore spooky experiments at STEM Spooktacular Day!
2-4:30 p.m., Saturday, Oct. 26
Carnegie Library, East Liberty
STEM Spooktacular Day is a FREE local event that provides kids with interactive learning experiences related to science, technology, engineering, and mathematics (STEM) that make learning fun! There will be a wide variety of Halloween-based activities and demonstrations, prizes and giveaways (including a signed photograph from Steelers player Cam Heyward). Come and join us if you dare — and don’t forget to wear your costumes!
This event is organized entirely by volunteers from S.Y.STEM Coalition, a nonprofit organization dedicated to motivating young students to pursue STEM and promote the love of science. We are a growing organization, Pittsburgh being our fourth chapter in the nation! For more information, please check us out at systemcoalition.org.
Allegheny Land Trust (ALT) is a land conservation nonprofit that has helped local people save local land for 25 years in the Pittsburgh region. ALT works to protect land, maintain and improve it with volunteers, and provide environmental education programming to all ages. Every resident of Allegheny County lives within 12 miles of an ALT conservation area. Click the links below or see the attached flier to learn about programs that are offered at our green spaces - and some are near your community!
Find more information, events, and tickets at the link below. You’ll also find more events at other regional green spaces!
Little Lake Theatre has three great plays this summer for young audiences- all dealing with being kind to others and standing up for what is right. Junie B Jones is not a Crook is also a great play to encourage literacy at the grade school level. In the fall we are presenting The Lion, the Witch and the
Wardrobe along with special interactive workshops for kids. Elf Jr. is our holiday production this season.
* The Lion King Jr.: June 19-July 6
* Junie B. Jones is Not a Crook!: July 10-27
* Winnie-the-Pooh: July 31-Aug. 17
* The Lion, the Witch and the Wardrobe: Sept. 21-Oct. 20
* Elf Jr.: Nov. 23-Dec. 15
www.littlelake.org | 724-745-6300
CHIP is short for the Children's Health Insurance Program - Pennsylvania's program to provide health insurance to uninsured children and teens who are not eligible for or enrolled in Medical Assistance. Nine out of 10 CHIP parents report satisfaction with their child’s health plan, and 96% received an appointment for check-ups and vaccinations as soon as they wanted.
There are a lot of reasons kids might not have health insurance - maybe their parents lost a job, don't have health insurance at work or maybe it just costs too much. Whatever the reason, CHIP may be able to help. All families need to do is apply today.
Internet Essentials from Comcast offers low-cost Internet service, discounted computer equipment and free digital literacy training to families with at least one child eligible to participate in the National School Lunch Program.
Internet Essentials Includes:
- 10 Mbps Internet service for just $9.95 a month + tax
- No activation fees and no equipment rental fees
- Option to purchase a computer for just $149.99 + tax
- Access to free Internet training online, in print and in person
- A wireless gateway, delivering in-home WiFi at no additional cost
For additional information about Internet Essentials, including program eligibility criteria, please visit www.internetessentials.com.