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Community Events for 2014

 

 

September

   
   
Event Date/Time/Location
Bingo at Marian Hall in Crabtree

Every Sunday evening; Doors open at 5:30 p.m., early bird bingo begins at 6:30 p.m. with regular bingo beginning immediately after the early bird.  Each week features twenty-five regular games at 100 points, three quickie games, one progressive quickie game, one progressive jackpot game starting at 1000 points and one regular jackpot game at 750 points that must go every week.   A free bus from Greensburg, Delmont, Derry and Latrobe is available. For more information, call Tony at 724-837-0197 or the  St. Bartholomew Church Rectory at 724-834-0709.

   
Mutual Volunteer Fire Department Weekly Jumbo Wing Night Every Tuesday from 5 - 8 PM. Phone:  724-423-4541.  Dine in or Carry out available.
   
   
Unity Township Heritage Day September 6th, from Noon - 7 PM at the Unity Township Municipal Building.  Please join us for crafts, food, entertainment by PA Express and Last Minute, Glitter Dot & Dapper, petting zoo, pony rides, magician, hay rides, Battle of the Barrel, basket booth, bingo, and more.  Admission is free.  For more information, please call:  724-539-2546, Ext. 10.
   
   

St. Vincent College Concert Series with Pianist Yun-Chin Zhou

September 6th at 8 PM in the Robert S. Carey Student Center Performing Arts Center.  Admission is $25 for adults and $15 for non-Saint Vincent students. Tickets may be purchased online at http://concertseries.stvincent.edu, by calling 724-805-2565, or at the door on concert evenings.

Art on Tap 5.2.7 at the Westmoreland Museum of American Art September 12th from 5 PM - 7 PM.  Experience happy hour and the latest pop-up exhibition.  Admission is $7 and includes two drink tickets or $5 admission include tickets for non-alcoholic drinks.  Relax and enjoy music by Sleeping Leos, a scavenger hunt and fun with friends.  For more information, call 724-837-1500 or info@wmuseumaa.org.
   
   

St. Vincent Gallery to Present “Through A Pinhole: Pinhole Camera Photography” by St. Vincent Alumnus Scott Speck

September 12th to October 5th at the St. Vincent Gallery. The exhibit will open with a reception on Thursday, Sept. 11, from 6 to 8:30 p.m.  Admission is free and open to the public. An interactive display honoring the late Br. Nathan Cochran, O.S.B., former director of the Gallery, will also be exhibited. Saint Vincent Gallery hours are 1 to 4 p.m. Tuesdays through Sundays and at other times by appointment. The Gallery is closed on Mondays.

   
   

St. Vincent College Planetarium Show “Fall Sky Show and Dynamic Earth”

September 13th at 11 AM in the Angelo J. Taiani Planetarium and Astronaut Exhibit in the Sis and Herman Dupré Science Pavilion on the campus of Saint Vincent College. The one-hour shows, all scheduled to begin at 11 a.m. with a tour of the season’s night time sky. A second, 30-minute show appropriate for children ages 3 to 10, The Sky Over Mr. Rogers’ Neighborhood, will be presented at 12:30 p.m. on each date. The show will explore the sky with Rogers and the animated characters from “Daniel Tiger’s Neighborhood.”  Because of limited seating, advance reservations are requested and may be made by contacting the Herbert W. Boyer School of Natural Sciences, Mathematics and Computing at 724-805-2631. Private shows for groups of 15 to 35 people may also be scheduled at other times by contacting the Boyer School. Scout groups who wish to fulfill requirements for merit badges are especially encouraged to make appointments. Admission is free and open to the public.

   
   

McCarl Gallery “Tea and Roses” Exhibit at St. Vincent College

September 24th – January 23rd.  The Foster and Muriel McCarl Coverlet Gallery at Saint Vincent College will open its fall exhibit, Tea and Roses, an exhibit of 23 coverlets from the McCarl Collection in addition to vintage and antique tea cups and ephemera with an opening reception from 6 to 8 p.m. on Wednesday, Sept. 24, featuring desserts and a barista bar. Admission is free and open to the public. The Gallery is open from noon to 4 p.m. Tuesdays through Fridays and from 6:30 to 8 p.m. Wednesday evenings. Additional hours are available by appointment.

   
   

Winnie Palmer Nature Reserve Fall Fest

September 27th, 10 AM - 1 PM at the Winnie Palmer Nature Reserve at Saint Vincent College will feature a family Fall Fest event along with frontier and military demonstrations. Admission is free and open to the public.  Fall Fest is a community open house located in the environmental Learning Center Barn for families and individuals of all ages. Local vendors, fall nature walks and children’s events are part of the day’s activities.  A frontier military program will include a portrayal of the frontier and military lives by Lochry's Westmoreland Militia, the IBWCP (Independent Battalion, Westmoreland County, Pennsylvania). The Learning Center Barn and Lochry’s Blockhouse will be open from 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. The program led by Lochry’s Westmoreland Militia will begin at 10 a.m. on the Blockhouse lawn.  Fall Fest activities will occur between 10 a.m. and 1 p.m.

   
   

October

Event Date/Time/Location
Bingo at Marian Hall in Crabtree

Every Sunday evening; Doors open at 5:30 p.m., early bird bingo begins at 6:30 p.m. with regular bingo beginning immediately after the early bird.  Each week features twenty-five regular games at 100 points, three quickie games, one progressive quickie game, one progressive jackpot game starting at 1000 points and one regular jackpot game at 750 points that must go every week.   A free bus from Greensburg, Delmont, Derry and Latrobe is available. For more information, call Tony at 724-837-0197 or the  St. Bartholomew Church Rectory at 724-834-0709.

   
Mutual Volunteer Fire Department Weekly Jumbo Wing Night Every Tuesday from 5 - 8 PM. Phone:  724-423-4541.  Dine in or Carry out available.
   
Household Hazardous Waste Collection October 4th from 9 AM - 2 PM at WCCC-Youngwood Campus.  For more information and acceptable materials visit the website at: www.westmorelandcleanways.org or call: 724-879-4020.
   
Art on Tap 5.2.7 at the Westmoreland Museum of American Art October 10th from 5 PM - 7 PM.  Experience happy hour and the latest pop-up exhibition.  Admission is $7 and includes two drink tickets or $5 admission include tickets for non-alcoholic drinks.  Relax and enjoy music by Matt Otis, a scavenger hunt and fun with friends.  For more information, call 724-837-1500 or info@wmuseumaa.org.
   

St. Vincent College Planetarium Show “Fall Sky Show and Oasis in Space”

October 25th at 11 AM in the Angelo J. Taiani Planetarium and Astronaut Exhibit in the Sis and Herman Dupré Science Pavilion on the campus of Saint Vincent College. The one-hour shows, all scheduled to begin at 11 a.m. with a tour of the season’s night time sky. A second, 30-minute show appropriate for children ages 3 to 10, The Sky Over Mr. Rogers’ Neighborhood, will be presented at 12:30 p.m. on each date. The show will explore the sky with Rogers and the animated characters from “Daniel Tiger’s Neighborhood.”  Because of limited seating, advance reservations are requested and may be made by contacting the Herbert W. Boyer School of Natural Sciences, Mathematics and Computing at 724-805-2631. Private shows for groups of 15 to 35 people may also be scheduled at other times by contacting the Boyer School. Scout groups who wish to fulfill requirements for merit badges are especially encouraged to make appointments. Admission is free and open to the public.

   
   

November

Event Date/Time/Location
Bingo at Marian Hall in Crabtree

Every Sunday evening; Doors open at 5:30 p.m., early bird bingo begins at 6:30 p.m. with regular bingo beginning immediately after the early bird.  Each week features twenty-five regular games at 100 points, three quickie games, one progressive quickie game, one progressive jackpot game starting at 1000 points and one regular jackpot game at 750 points that must go every week.   A free bus from Greensburg, Delmont, Derry and Latrobe is available. For more information, call Tony at 724-837-0197 or the  St. Bartholomew Church Rectory at 724-834-0709.

   
Mutual Volunteer Fire Department Weekly Jumbo Wing Night Every Tuesday from 5 - 8 PM. Phone:  724-423-4541.  Dine in or Carry out available.
   
   
Pleasant Unity VFD Annual Bonanza Elimination Dinner November 8th at the Pleasant Unity VFD Social Hall.  Tickets are $100 and includes open bar and dinner for two at the event and the chance to win some of the $9,050.00 in prize money.  For additional information or tickets, email: bonanza@puvfd.org.
   

St. Vincent College Planetarium Show “Late Fall Sky Show and Two Small Pieces of Glass”

November 15th at 11 AM in the Angelo J. Taiani Planetarium and Astronaut Exhibit in the Sis and Herman Dupré Science Pavilion on the campus of Saint Vincent College. The one-hour shows, all scheduled to begin at 11 a.m. with a tour of the season’s night time sky. A second, 30-minute show appropriate for children ages 3 to 10, The Sky Over Mr. Rogers’ Neighborhood, will be presented at 12:30 p.m. on each date. The show will explore the sky with Rogers and the animated characters from “Daniel Tiger’s Neighborhood.”  Because of limited seating, advance reservations are requested and may be made by contacting the Herbert W. Boyer School of Natural Sciences, Mathematics and Computing at 724-805-2631. Private shows for groups of 15 to 35 people may also be scheduled at other times by contacting the Boyer School. Scout groups who wish to fulfill requirements for merit badges are especially encouraged to make appointments. Admission is free and open to the public.

   
   

December

Event Date/Time/Location
Bingo at Marian Hall in Crabtree

Every Sunday evening; Doors open at 5:30 p.m., early bird bingo begins at 6:30 p.m. with regular bingo beginning immediately after the early bird.  Each week features twenty-five regular games at 100 points, three quickie games, one progressive quickie game, one progressive jackpot game starting at 1000 points and one regular jackpot game at 750 points that must go every week.   A free bus from Greensburg, Delmont, Derry and Latrobe is available. For more information, call Tony at 724-837-0197 or the  St. Bartholomew Church Rectory at 724-834-0709.

   
Mutual Volunteer Fire Department Weekly Jumbo Wing Night Every Tuesday from 5 - 8 PM. Phone:  724-423-4541.  Dine in or Carry out available.

St. Vincent College Planetarium Show “Early Winter Sky Show and Search for the Edge of the Solar System”

December 6th at 11 AM in the Angelo J. Taiani Planetarium and Astronaut Exhibit in the Sis and Herman Dupré Science Pavilion on the campus of Saint Vincent College. The one-hour shows, all scheduled to begin at 11 a.m. with a tour of the season’s night time sky. A second, 30-minute show appropriate for children ages 3 to 10, The Sky Over Mr. Rogers’ Neighborhood, will be presented at 12:30 p.m. on each date. The show will explore the sky with Rogers and the animated characters from “Daniel Tiger’s Neighborhood.”  Because of limited seating, advance reservations are requested and may be made by contacting the Herbert W. Boyer School of Natural Sciences, Mathematics and Computing at 724-805-2631. Private shows for groups of 15 to 35 people may also be scheduled at other times by contacting the Boyer School. Scout groups who wish to fulfill requirements for merit badges are especially encouraged to make appointments. Admission is free and open to the public.
   
   

St. Vincent College Planetarium Show “The Star of Bethlehem-Christmas in the Planetarium”

December 20th at 11 AM in the Angelo J. Taiani Planetarium and Astronaut Exhibit in the Sis and Herman Dupré Science Pavilion on the campus of Saint Vincent College. The one-hour shows, all scheduled to begin at 11 a.m. with a tour of the season’s night time sky. A second, 30-minute show appropriate for children ages 3 to 10, The Sky Over Mr. Rogers’ Neighborhood, will be presented at 12:30 p.m. on each date. The show will explore the sky with Rogers and the animated characters from “Daniel Tiger’s Neighborhood.”  Because of limited seating, advance reservations are requested and may be made by contacting the Herbert W. Boyer School of Natural Sciences, Mathematics and Computing at 724-805-2631. Private shows for groups of 15 to 35 people may also be scheduled at other times by contacting the Boyer School. Scout groups who wish to fulfill requirements for merit badges are especially encouraged to make appointments. Admission is free and open to the public.
   
   
   
   
   
   
   
   
   
   
   
   
   
   
   
   
   
   
   
   
   
   
   
   
   
   
   
   
   
   
   
   
   
   
   
   
   
   
   
   
   
   
   
   
   
   
   
   
   
   
   
   
   
   

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