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Wish 99.7 Communty Events


Wish 99.7 Community Events

  Event Description Time / Location
10/8 - 10/27 Yinyasa Flow Yogo

Tuesdays, October 6-27. $40 per person for county residents; $50 for non residents; $15 drop in fee. Pre-registration reguired at www.alleghenycounty.us/parks. 

This class combines a series of energetic poses and stretching, which are all connected through the power of inhaling and exhaling. The goal is to build both strength and flexibility, while creating a stronger mind/body connection. A basic understanding of yoga is helpful, but all levels are welcome. 

7:00 PM - 8:00 PM, Boyce Park Four Seasons Lodge
10/9 Neverland: After Hours @ the Library

Tickets - VIP Presale: $45 per person, includes a Neverland drinking glass (Quantities are limited.); 
               General Admission: $55 per person

This event is for guests 21 years and older and requires current ID.

Tickets to Neverland: After Hours @ the Library include:

  • Drink selections including Wigle Whiskey signature cocktails, Full Pint Brewing beer, Kaliber Brewing gluten-free hard teas, juice box margaritas and wine
  • Gourmet hors d'oeuvres from Sweet Peaches, The Pub Chip Shop and Legume
  • A treasure hunt & photo ops with your favorite Peter Pan characters
  • Live performances from local bands Nameless in August and Wolves in Sheep's Clothing
  • A photo booth to capture your night in Neverland
  • Crocodile corn hole
  • Screen printing custom Neverland t-shirts
  • Face painting & temporary tattoos
  • Silent auction and raffle

Tickets may be purchased online at carnegielibrary.org/afterhours or by calling 412.622.6276. All proceeds benefit Carnegie Library of Pittsburgh.

7-10 pm, Carnegie Library Pittsburgh– Main (Oakland), 4400 Forbes Avenue, 15213
10/10 Pittsburgh Sprint

Spartan Race, the worl'ds leading obstacle race company is sponsoring the IWFL World Champion Pittsburgh Passion women's football team for the Pittsburgh Sprint, a grueling obstacle race on October 10, 2015, in Bowell Penn. Spartan is donating a number of entries for the women athletes, coaches and trainers to participate in the race, and providing additional tickets for them to sell to raise funds for training, coaching and equipment.

The Pittsburgh Sprint is a 3-5 mile race that features more than 20 obstacles, including running in mud and water, climbing hills and mountains, crawling under barbed wire and jumping over fire. The Race is now open for registration. For more information: please vist: http://www.spartan.com/

7:30 AM, 450 Boy Scout Road Boswell, PA 15531
10/10 Fall Foliage Hike

Free! Pre-registration reccommended at www.alleghenycounty.us/parks. 

Come out and take a walk in the woods with a Park Ranger and experience the changing of the seasons. Learn why trees change color, what the differnt colors mean, and how other plant species, like everygreens, prepare for winter. Please wear sturdy shoes (hiking boots are recommended), bring some water and prepare to spend about two hours on the trail enjoying the outdoors. 

10 AM - 12 noon & 2 PM - 4 PM, Boyce Park Carpenter Log House
10/11 Mr. Waterheater's Chili Cook-Off to benefit Make-A-Wish

Rain or Shine. Doors Open at 1 p.m. $3 Beers, 50/50, Chinese Auction, Music, Kid's Crafts, and Food for Sale. 

For more information: Facebok.com/MrWaterheaterEnterprises/events and Eventbrite.com

1:00-4:00 p.m., Rivertowne Brewery, 5578 Old William Penn Hwy, Export, PA 15632
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
10/15 Solomon B. Freehof Book Reviews

Rabbi Aaron Bisno, Senior Rabbi of Rodef Shalom Congregation will review "Genesis": The Book You Thought You Knew.  Likely many of Genesis' best loved stories are well known to you, but how familiar are you with the deeper layers of interpersonal drama, family intrigue and spiritual meaning this book contains.  

Please join us at 10:00 AM for refreshments in Aaron Court before the morning reviews.  

Child care is available by reservation only.  Please call Vanessa Serafini at the Temple (412-621-6566, extension 120) at least three days before each book review.

10:15 AM, 4905 Fifth Avenue, Pittsburgh, PA 15213
10/17 Making Strides Against Breast Cancer Walk

This movement is the largest network of breast cancer awareness events in the nation, uniting nearly 300 communities to honor breast cancer survivors, raise awareness about the disease, and fund the fight to end it forever through a non-competitive 3-5 mile walk. The walk will be held at the High Mark Stadium at Station Square on 10/17/2015. The program begins at 8 am and the walk will start at 9 am. There is no cost to attend the walk or to become a team leader. If you wanted to get in touch with the event coordinator her phone number is 412-919-1100.

Register: http://main.acsevents.org/site/TR/MakingStridesAgainstBreastCancer/MSABCCY15EC?pg=entry&fr_id=70024

9 a.m, 510 W Station Square Drive, Pittsburgh, PA
10/23 12th Annual Reach For the Stars Gala: Hollywood Edition!

It will be a night of glitz and glam, celebrating the stars of DePaul School- Our Students! 

We'll roll out the red carpet at 5:00 PM for an exclusive VIP reception with cocktails, appetizers, and "but it now" privileges on silent auction items. 

The party will continue at 6:00 PM for all guests.  A sit-down dinner and feature presentation will follow. 

After the credits roll, plan to stay and dance the night away at our Wrap Party from 9:00 PM to midnight. 

For more information and to reserve your tickets, visit: www.DePaulHearingandSpeech.org/Gala 

5 PM - 9 PM, Heinz Field UPMC Club, East Lounge
10/24 Fall Foliage Hike

Free! Pre-registration reccommended at www.alleghenycounty.us/parks

Come hang out and take a walk in the woods with a Park Ranger and experience the changing of the seasons. Learn why trees change color, what the different colors mean, and how other plant species, like evergreens, prepare for winter. Please wear sturdy shoes, hiking boots are recommended, bring some water and prepare to spend about two hours on the trail enjoying the outdoors.

10:00 a.m.-12:00 noon, Deer Lakes Park Carp Shelter
10/24 Western & Oldies Dance Fundraiser

Riding for the Handicapped of Western Pennsylvania will be holding their annual Western & Oldies Dance fundraiser on October 24, 2015, from 6:30 p.m. to 11:00 p.m. 

Tickets are $25.00 in advance and $30.00 at the door per person. 

Price includes a buffet dinner, unlimited beer and pop. There will be a Chinese auction, door prizes, 50/50 raffle, fun games and plenty of dancing.  All proceeds benefit RHWPA.

6:30 PM - 11:00 PM, Franklin Park VFD, 2360 Rochester Road, Sewickley, PA, 15143
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
10/30 Campfire Ghost Stories

Free! Watch a Park Ranger build a campfire, and then listen to some spooky stories! All kids will receive a suprise. Wear a Halloween costume for a chance to win prizes! 

7:00 PM, Boyce Park Commissioners Shelter
10/31 Clean Air Dash 2015

Adults: $25 (includes adaptive athletes)
Pitt Students: $15 (includes adaptive athletes)
Youth: FREE with code

We’ll race along the Three Rivers Heritage Trail in the South Side, a flat, fast course perfect for novice and veteran runners alike. We encourage individuals of all ages and skills to join us in the event to support our cause. Thanks to a generous donation from Levin Furniture, all youth registrations are FREE. Please contact jessica@gasp-pgh.org for the code before registering.

Awards are given to the top three males/females in different age groups, adaptive athletes, and top male/female overall.

The first 350 registrants are guaranteed to receive a t-shirt. Additional registrants will be given the opportunity to select a shirt if there are unclaimed shirts left after the race has ended.

No race day registration–registration ends October 28, 2015 at 11:59 p.m.

9:30 AM, South Side Words
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
11/14 Map & Compass Scavenger Hunt/Hike


Follow an easy map of park trails while practicing the basic use of a compass and seraching for cles to nature treasures.

2:00-4:00 p.m., Boyce Park Nature Center Trails
11/14 Christmas Craft Show

100 crafters and lunch will be available. 

Handicapped Accessible.

Tables available- 412-787-1822

10 AM - 3 PM, Holy Trinity School Building, 5720 Steubenville Pike, Robinson Township, PA


Discover new ways to be healthy, active, and live well.


9 am – 3 pm, David L. Lawrence Convention Center
11/15 Guided Nature Hike

Free! Preregistration recommended at www.alleghenycounty.us/parks 

Join a Park Ranger for a walk and learn about the local flora and fauna that you see along the way. We will stop to observe animals and plants that are prevalent in the environment and discover the natural and cultural landscape as we hike. Hikes will vary in distance and time but expect to spend two hours on the trail. 

10:00 a.m.-12:00 noon, Boyce Park Carpenter Log House
11/20 - 11/23 6th Annual Take a Bough- Holiday Tree Auction Benefit the Western PA Chapter of the National Hemophilia Foundation


The Western Pennsylvania Chapter of the National Hemophilia Foundation’s 6th Annual Take A Bough: Holiday Auction. This 4-day auction and 3-day festival will showcase decorated trees, wreaths, and tabletop centerpieces that are all available for bid. Take A Bough is open to the public at no charge.

Shops at Station Square

November 20 – 9 am – 9 pm       November 21    9 am – 2 pm

Online and Mobile Bidding – November 20 – 9 am – November 23 – 8:30 pm

Reception – The Hard Rock Café at Station Square

November 23

6:30 pm – 8:30 pm

Various Times, Station Square
12/19 Cookies with Santa


Enjoy cookes and refreshments with the jolly old elf himself, as well as holiday crafts and movies!

10:00 a.m.-12:00 noon, Boyce Park Four Seasons Lodge
1/16 Walking (or Snowshoeing) in a Winter Wonderland

Free! $5 shoeshow rentals are available. Pre-registration required at www.alleghenycounty.us/parks

Experience the exhilartion of exploring the park by showshoe (or boots, depending on snow amounts). We will take about a one-hour walk and enjoy the peace and quiet of the woods in winter. Please dress appropriately for winter conditions, layers are best. Plan on snowshoes, but if the precipitation is uncooperative, we will switch to books, in which case, traction devicds (shoe spikes or grips) are strongly encouraged. As long as the temperature is above zero, we will walk!

10:00 a.m.-12:00 noon, Boyce Park Administration Building, Lower Lot
1/29 - 1/31 Snowfest 2016

Three days of winter fun for the whole family- both skiers and non-skiers! Events include: indoor and outdoor games and activities; cardboard box snowtuding derby; mascot snowtubing races; skiing adn snowboarding races; music; and more! For more information, visit www.alleghenycounty.us/winterfun in December. 

All Day, Boyce Park Ski Slopes
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