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Wish 99.7 Communty Events

 

Wish 99.7 Community Events


  Event Description Time / Location
9/1 Orphans of Ebola Fundraiser

Local area musicians and bands are preparing for an evening of music to support the 16,600 orphans in West Africa who have lost one or both parents to Ebola. Suggestion donation is $5 at the door, and a simultaneous Crowdrise effort. All proceeds will be donated to UNICEF to support their work in Ebola affected regions in West Africa, and a portion of the sales of the book will be donated to Doctors Without Borders. For more information, call (412) 481-7625.

6 PM - 11 PM, 230 W Station Square Dr, Pittsburgh, PA 15219
9/2 Monthly Hike for Adults

Free! Ages 18 & older. This is a great opportunity for adults looking to get outside and enjoy nature. Bring water, wear proper footwear, and dress appropriate for the weather. Distance will range 1-2 miles.

11:00 a.m, 2075 Buffalo Drive South Park, PA 15129
9/3 - 9/24 Hatha Yoga

Classes meet Thursdays, September 3-24, 6:30-7:30 p.m. The cost for the entire four-week series of classes is $40 per person for county residents and $50 for non-residents. Pre-registration for the entire four-week series of classes is required at www.alleghenycounty.us/parks. Individuals may also pay a $15 drop-in fee on site for any single class.

An integrative class for beginners and intermediates alike to incorporate correct body alignment and breathing techniques into everyday life. Learn how to move, feel and be better at living life deliberately and consciously.

6:30 PM - 7:30 PM, North Park Rose Barn
9/4 South Park Theatre Presents “Bell, Book & Candle”

$12 per person. Group rate is $2 off per person for groups of 15 or more. Call 412-831-8552 for reservations. For more information, visit www.southparktheatre.com.

Bewitched, bothered and bewildered – that's what happens when you fall in love with a witch. But is it worth it? Our good witch (well, fairly good), Gillian, risks everything - if she falls for him she could lose her magical powers forever.  A classic romantic comedy written by John Van Druten.

7:30 p.m., Corner of Brownsville Road and Corrigan Drive, Post Office Box 133, South Park Township, PA 15129
9/7 - 10/1 Fitness In the Park – Women-Only Boot Camp

Women of any age or fitness level. Classes meet 9:00-10:00 a.m. on Mondays, Tuesdays and Thursdays, September 7-October 1. Allegheny County residents: $140 for three days a week per month; $100 for two days a week per month; or $15 for a single day. Non-residents: $175 for 3 days a week per month; $125 for 2 days a week per month; or $19 for a single day. Pre-registration is required atwww.alleghenycounty.us/parks.

A four- week, women-only, outdoor fitness program designed for weight loss and muscle toning for any age or fitness level. We will push you above and beyond what you think you can do. Fitness in the Park is a mental and physical commitment to achieving maximum results over a short period of time. Rain or shine, bring a towel, water, 5-pound weights, and be ready to have fun and sweat.

9:00 AM - 10:00 AM, North Park Latrobe Shelter
9/8 Young Nature Explorers Class

Free! Pre-registration is required by calling 724-935-2170. This hands-on program is designed to get young children outside, exploring nature.

9:30 AM - 11:00 AM, North Park Latodami Nature Center
9/8 Young Nature Explorers Class

Free! Pre-registration is required by calling 724-935-2170. This hands-on program is designed to get young children outside, exploring nature.

1:00 PM - 2:30 PM, North Park Latodami Nature Center
9/11 - 9/13 The Child Health Show - Antiques Reimagined

The Child Health Show: Antiques Reimagined brings some of the most noted dealers in the country to Pittsburgh, providing the opportunity for enthusiasts of rare and fine antiques to enjoy objects typically not available in western Pennsylvania. The show takes place in the Pittsburgh suburb of Sewickley, Pennsylvania at the Edgeworth Club, an intimate 20th century private club. All proceeds from the show benefit children’s causes in western Pennsylvania.

 

This show will feature 26 outstanding and unique dealers from the United States and Great Britain, offering collections of ancient manuscripts, fine art, estate jewelry, vintage garden, wicker, American and European silver, furniture, mid-century modern pieces and more. The show has been designed to appeal to a wide range of interests, ages, and price points

 

The show is presented by the Child Health Association of Sewickley, an all volunteer, non-profit women's organization dedicated to improving the quality of life for children in western Pennsylvania. For the second year, the show is managed by the Antiques Council, which conducts several premier shows in the United States.

 

The event will kick off on Friday night with an elegant Preview Party where attendees will have the first opportunity to shop collections while enjoying an open bar and hors d'oeuvres, followed by the show itself on Saturday and Sunday. On Sunday, the festivities continue with “Bloody Mary Sunday,” when guests can create complimentary Bloody Mary cocktails to sip while enjoying the show.

 

http://www.thechildhealthshow.org/

 

Fri 7-10 pm; Sat 10 am - 7 pm; Sun 11 am - 5 pm, 511 East Drive, Sewickley, PA 15143
9/12 Fall Nature Scavenger Hunt

Free! Revel in fall by collecting common autumn items while hiking though trails.

10:00 a.m.-12:00 noon, 2075 Buffalo Drive South Park, PA 15129
9/12 Western PA Chapter of the N/ational Hemophilia Foundaton - RUN FOR THEIR LIVES 5K

Join us in running a 5K for the lives of people with bleeding disorders in Western Pennsylvania. They are often unable to run for themRunLogoRGBselves because they suffer from complications of their disease. Your participation will help raise awareness of bleeding disorders and help raise needed funds for education and advocacy. Run through beautiful tree-lined streets in North Park, located in northern Allegheny County, near Pittsburgh, PA.

 

Go to http://www.wpcnhf.org/event/run/ for more information and to register.

8:30 AM - Registration begins at 7:30 am, North Park in Allison Park, PA — Harmar Grove, near the swimming pool
9/12 Western PA Chapter of the National Hemophilia Foundation - 2015 Western PA HEMOPHILIA WALK

Join us to support the Hemophilia Walk! We will walk to raise critical funds and awareness for the bleeding disorder community. Your support is greatly appreciated.

Contribute toDSC_0310 the cause by Walking and Fundraising with your friends, family, co-workers, neighbors and even your dogs. Register a Team that raises an average of $25 or more per team member and your team can design its own Team T-shirt! The winner of the Team T-shirt design contest will be displayed at the Hemophilia Center of Western Pennsylvania for one year.

This community event will include a DJ, photo booth, face painter, balloon artist, raffles, gift baskets, free treats, water, and entertainment for all ages. Everyone is welcome and encouraged to participate in this fun filled day in beautiful North Park.

Go to http://www.wpcnhf.org/event/hemophilia-walk/ for more information and to register.

 

10:00 am - Registration begins at 9 am, North Park/Harmar Grove Shelter. South Ridge Drive. Allison Park, PA 15101
9/12 The American Girl Fashion Show 2015 Model Searches

Contact: americangirlfashionshow@jlpgh.com

More Information:https://www.jlpgh.org/?nd=models

11 AM - 3 PM, Learning Express Streets At Galleria, 1500 Washington Rd, Pittsburgh, PA 15228
9/12 Fall Game Day, Lunch & Prizes

Tickets are $15 dollars. For reservations please call Pam at 412-881-4000. 

12 PM - 3 PM, Spencer United Methodist Church, 117 Spencer Ave., Pittsburgh, PA 15227
9/12 The Frontier of Pennsylvania & The Whiskey Rebellion

Free & open to all ages. Children must be accompanied by an adult. Pre-registration recommended atwww.alleghenycounty.us/parks

Come out to the Oliver Miller Homestead and learn about what frontier life was like in Pennsylvania in the mid- to late-1700s. Then our Park Rangers will tell the story of the Whiskey Rebellion, which had significant events take place right in South Park. The program will culminate with a demonstration of flint and steel fire-making.

2:00 PM - 3:00 PM, South Park Oliver Miller Homestead
9/12 The Frontier of Pennsylvania & The Whiskey Rebellion

Free & open to all ages. Children must be accompanied by an adult. Pre-registration recommended atwww.alleghenycounty.us/parks

Come out to the Oliver Miller Homestead and learn about what frontier life was like in Pennsylvania in the mid- to late-1700s. Then our Park Rangers will tell the story of the Whiskey Rebellion, which had significant events take place right in South Park. The program will culminate with a demonstration of flint and steel fire-making.

4:00 PM - 5:00 PM, South Park Oliver Miller Homestead
9/14 - 9/15 The American Girl Fashion Show 2015
 
The Pittsburgh Field Club, 121 Field Club Rd, Pittsburgh, PA 15238
9/16 Stand-Up Paddleboarding Discovery Course with L.L.Bean Outdoor Discovery Schools

$25 per person. Minimum age is 8. Ages 8-14 must be accompanied by a parent or guardian. Get more information and register online.

5:30 PM - 7:30 PM, North Park Boat Launch Ramp
9/17 North Park Thursday Adult Nature Walk

Free! Meets rain or shine every Thursday of the year. Naturalists guide these enlightening, leisurely paced walks. Dress well for outdoor walking.

10:00 a.m.-12:00 noon, Meet at North Park Ice Rink Parking Lot
9/17 South Park Theatre Presents “Bell, Book & Candle”

$12 per person. Group rate is $2 off per person for groups of 15 or more. Call 412-831-8552 for reservations. For more information, visitwww.southparktheatre.com.

Bewitched, bothered and bewildered – that's what happens when you fall in love with a witch. But is it worth it? Our good witch (well, fairly good), Gillian, risks everything - if she falls for him she could lose her magical powers forever. A classic romantic comedy written by John Van Druten.

7:30 p.m., South Park Theatre
9/17 Allegheny County Minority, Women and Disadvantaged Business Department and David Pinkosky of Southwestern Pennsylvania Commission Open House

This is the 12th year that the Open House has been held and the 12th year that SPC has been a partner. Space is limited, and individuals planning to attend are encouraged to register in advance by email (rsvpmbe@alleghenycounty.us) or phone at 412-350-4309.

5:30 PM - 7:30 PM, Two Chatham Center, Suite 400, 112 Washington Place, Pittsburgh, PA 15219
9/18 Intro to Disc Golf

Free & open to all ages. Children must be accompanied by an adult. Pre-registration recommended atwww.alleghenycounty.us/parks

Disc golf is an interesting and unique sport that has rapidly grown in popularity since its introduction to professional sports in 1976. It is designed to get you outside and moving while using a slightly modified Frisbee.

5:30 PM - 7:30 PM, Deer Lakes Park Disc Golf Course Parking Lot
9/18 Mountain Bike Ride with a Park Ranger

Free & open to all ages. Children must be accompanied by an adult. Pre-registration recommended atwww.alleghenycounty.us/parks

Join a Park Ranger and ride the highlight tour of trails at Hartwood Acres Park. The ride will be of an intermediate skill and intermediate physical difficulty. Learn a new ride or find some new riding partners. No one will be dropped. Helmets are required.

5:30 PM - 7:30 PM, Hartwood Acres Mansion Parking Lot
9/19 Orchard Gardens

Free! Pre-registration required by calling 724-935-2170. Pennsylvania ranks fifth among apple producing states in the U.S., but apple trees are underutilized in home landscapes. Join us for a tour of our orchards to learn how you can incorporate these trees into your garden.

10:00 a.m.-12:00 noon, North Park Latodami Nature Center
9/19 A History of the Civilian Conservation Corps In North Park

Free & open to all ages. Children must be accompanied by an adult. Pre-registration recommended atwww.alleghenycounty.us/parks

Following the beginning of the Great Depression, as the dust storms of the Central Plains ravaged our agricultural lands, Franklin Delano Roosevelt’s “New Deal” enacted a series of new programs and sweeping changes across the United States. One of these programs, the Civilian Conservation Corps, promised to put our great nation’s unemployed young men to work to conserve and develop natural resources on public lands. Come and learn about the intriguing history of the CCC and its influence and legacy in North Park.

12:00 noon - 1:30 PM, North Park Rochester Shelter
9/19 Seed Collecting

Free! Pre-registration required by calling 724-935-2170. Large and small, come one, come all and help us gather grass and wildflower seeds from our meadows and wetlands. These precious seeds collected today will be sown on later dates throughout other habitats to increase natural diversity and to be food and shelter for native wildlife.

2:00-4:00 p.m., North Park Latodami Nature Center
9/19 Don’t Bug Me!

Free & open to all ages. Children must be accompanied by an adult. Pre-registration recommended atwww.alleghenycounty.us/parks

Get up close and personal with your six-legged neighbors! Join the rangers and collect insects of all kinds with traps and nets, then learn about what they do, how they live, and how they look under a magnifying glass.

2:00-4:00 p.m., South Park Grant Shelter
9/19 Beaver Habitat Exploration

Free & open to all ages. Children must be accompanied by an adult. Pre-registration recommended atwww.alleghenycounty.us/parks

A beaver family has built its lodge in Deer Lakes Park. Learn to identify beaver activity while waiting for North America's largest rodent to come out of its den. With luck, baby beavers may even be seen!

5:00-6:30 p.m., Deer Lakes Park Veterans 2 Shelter Parking Lot
9/19 Amateur Astronomer Assoc. of Pittsburgh Star Party

Free! Several times during the evening, an AAAP member will give a guided tour of the sky – an introduction to the constellations and brighter stars. Wagman Observatory’s two large, permanent telescopes will be open and staffed. There are also displays inside the observatory.

Visitors are also welcome to use portable telescopes set up by AAAP members. Attendees may bring their own telescopes, and AAAP members will assist with set up and operation if needed. Many visitors bring binoculars or just use their eyes.

People with disabilities are encouraged to attend. Portable telescopes are easily positioned for viewing by anyone. A parking pad gives wheelchair vans easy access to the observatory.

No food or drinks are served, so visitors are encouraged to bring their own snacks & non-alcoholic beverages. Lawn chairs are also recommended. Get more information online, or call the observatory at 724-224-2510.

 

8:00 p.m., Deer Lakes Park Wagman Observatory
9/19 The 6th Annual Firemen Appreciation Day

The Rapp Funeral Home invites the community to celebrate the service and sacrifice made by our local firefighters by joining us for our 6th Annual Firemen Appreication Day to be held at the Rapp Funeral Home.  The firefighters and fire trucks will be on hand. Balloons, food, beverages and face painting will be free to all.

11 AM - 2 PM, 10940 Frankstown Road, Pittsburgh PA 15235
9/20 Smoke, Dry, Salt & Pickle

$2 admission. Open to all ages. Last admission is at 4:00 p.m. So how did the Millers and other 18th Century families survive without refrigerators, canned goods and supermarkets? Find out at this new special event. Get more information online.

1:30-4:30 p.m., South Park Oliver Miller Homestead
9/20 CDG Sports Mountain Biking

Ages 7-12. $80 per person for county residents; $100 for non-residents. Helmet required. Must bring own bike and be comfortable on two wheels. Pre-registration required atwww.alleghenycounty.us/parks

Mountain biking with CDG Sports will teach your child the basics of trail riding and bike maintenance. This will be an excellent class for those looking to enhance both their biking skills and athletic ability. Mountain biking is not only an excellent way to strengthen both the cardiovascular and muscular aspects of an athlete, but also reaction time, stabilization and spatial awareness among many other crucial things. Our class will start with drills off the trails before we pedal our way through the trails in order build confidence, learn proper skills, teach trail etiquette, and how to fix that pesky chain that pops off!

5:00-6:30 p.m., North Park Pie Traynor Parking Lot
9/26 5th Annual MHY Family Services Harvest Open House

Sponsored by NexTier Bank. Free Admission and crafts, tours, raffles, family activities, hayrides, giveaways, food and beverages are included.  Visit mhyfamilyservices.org for more information or email asmith@mhy_mars.orgh for sponosorship opportunities. 

11 AM - 3 PM, 521 Route 228, Mars, PA 16046
9/26 Masonic Village Community Festival and Open House

Featuring a Shriners Prade, live entertainment, a petting zoo, clowns, the Pirate Pierogi, face painting, a Child Identification PRogram and more.  Local vendors will offer crafts, handmade jewlery and baked goods.  Visitors can also tour the retirement community's apartments, villas and more than 60 acres of amentities.

There is no charge to park or attend. Refreshments will be available for purchase and proceeds will benefit the Shriners Hospitals. Some walking is required. Masonic Village is unable to provide wheelchairs. 

11 AM - 3 PM, 1000 Masonic Drive in Sewickley
10/2 Farm to Table Pittsburgh Happy Hour

Please join us at the Pittsburgh Public Market to enjoy local wines, breweries & appetizers to celebrate the beginning of Fall!

5 PM - 8 PM, 2401 Penn Ave, Pittsburgh, PA 15222
10/4 Paws For The Cure - Susan G. Komen

Join us as we celebrate our 7th annual Paws for the Cure. A walk through beautiful Hartwood Acres, contests and fun for dogs all shapes and sizes, and vendor tents for people and their pups are just some of the highlights of this family-friendly event. 

TO BE ANNOUNCED, Hartwood Acres Concert Area, 4000 Middle Rd, Allison Park, PA 15101
10/12 St. Thomas A' Becket 9th Annual Golf Outing

Registration forms are available online at www.saintthomasabecekt.com or by calling Ben Huber at 412-605-1505.  A single pacakge is $200 which includes: range, golf, cart, lunch, dinner, prizes and entertainment.  Foursome and corporate packages are available starting at $800.  Non golfers are cordially invited to attend dinner only at $50,00 per person.  Reservations for tables of eight or ten can be made by calling Debbie Madde at 412-655-9335. 

This is a Premier Event with all proceeds benefiting St. Thomas a Becket Building Fund. 

10:00 AM, South Hills Country Club, 4305 Brownsville Road, Whitehall
10/30 Salute to Legal Excellence Dinner

Tickets for the event are $60 each, proceeds to support Classic Events Youthpreneur Project.  Vendor space is available for organizations, entrepreneurs, and Business to showcase their project or services.  Tickets and further inquiry contact Ralph P. Watson at 412-723-2414 or via email at yourclassicevent@gmail.com

6:00 PM, Doubletree Hotel, 100 Mall Boulevard, Monroeville, PA 15147
11/6 2015 Bark & Bowl to benefit National Canine Cancer Foundation

Phone lines are open awaiting YOUR call....well not really, but the 2015 Bark and Bowl site is open for business!  Year 4 promises to be our best one yet. Together YOU have raised over $77,000 in the last 3 years furthering the NCCF's mission of education, outreach and research.  As a result we have committed to almost $400,000 in research grants in 2015 and an additional $300,000 in 2016! 
Teams are already signed up and getting donations. Grab your team, shoes, bowling ball, and get ready for some food, drinks, pups and unforgettable times! 

Start your team!  Join now at http://barkandbowl.com/pittsburgh/

 

7 pm - 10 pm, AMF Noble Manor Lanes - 2440 Noblestown Road, 15205
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