Hampton -- Parkwood Presbyterian Church, 4289 Mount Royal Blvd., will hold SonSurf Beach Bash Vacation Bible School from 9:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. Monday through Aug. 2. Cost is $15 per child or $40 per family of 3 or more children. Registration/information: 412-486-9220 or email@example.com.
Ross -- Northgate Church, 238 West View Ave., will host The King's Brass at 6 p.m. Sunday for a free family friendly concert followed by an ice cream social. Information: 412-931-6016 or www.kingsbrass.org.
McCandless -- St. Alexis Church, 10090 Old Perry Highway, will hold their annual festival from 6 to 11 p.m. Wednesday through Aug. 3. Live entertainment will include a mix of music, dance, comedy and other presentations throughout the four nights. Young Brothers Tae Kwon Do, will provide martial arts demonstrations from 6:15 to 7 p.m. on Aug. 2. Information: 724-935-4343 or www.stalexis.org.
McCandless -- La Roche College, 9000 Babcock Blvd., will hold two open houses for graduate, adult and transfer students from 4 to 6:30 p.m. on Monday and Aug. 12 in the Cantellops Art Gallery. Registration/information: 412-536-1260 or www.laroche.edu/gsae.
Richland -- Northern Tier Regional Library, Dickey Road, will hold the following programs:
• Trivia night, at 7 p.m. Friday. Test your knowledge of obscure facts against other players. Registration is required at 724-449-2665.
• Makeshop summer workshop. The Children's Museum of Pittsburgh and the library will hold a 3D Modeling/Printing Makeshop from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. on Saturday. Children ages 8 and up will learn the basics of 3D modeling to design their own item, which will then be printed on a 3D printer. Registration is required at 724-449-2665.
• Introduction to the flute, for children ages 5 to 10. Flutist Kathy Blocki will offer classes from 1 to 1:45 p.m. Monday, and Tuesday. The classes are free and flutes will be provided. Registration is mandatory at 724-449-2665.
Shaler -- Shaler North Hills Library, 1822 Mount Royal Blvd. will hold an appraisal fair from 10 a.m. to 1 p.m., Saturday. The event will include genealogical activities for all ages, a broad spectrum of antique information and the opportunity to have heirlooms and collectables appraised by experts from the Heinz History Center. A donation $5 for each item appraised with a maximum of 3 items for $12 will benefit the library's children's department. All other activities are free of charge. Information: 412-486-0211.
Reserve -- St. Aloysius Church, 3616 Mount Troy Road, will hold a rummage sale from 8 a.m. to 2:30 p.m. Saturday. and 12:30 to 3:30 p.m. Sunday. Hot foods and desserts will also be available. Information: 412-821-3610.
Sewickley -- St. James Parish, 200 Walnut St., will hold an elegant junk sale from 8 a.m. to 1 p.m. Saturday. Early bird shopping starts at 7:30 a.m. for a $5 donation. Information: 412-741-6650.
Bellevue -- North Hills Community Outreach's North Boroughs site will host an open house from 3 to 6 p.m. Tuesday. Tour the food pantry and recently expanded office space, and learn about a wide range of volunteer opportunities and the many services provided for local families in need. Light refreshments will be served. Receive directions to the Rosalinda Sauro Sirianni Garden for a guided tour. Food pantry donations will be accepted. The North Boroughs site is located in the AGH Suburban Campus, 100 S. Jackson Ave. RSVP: 412-487-6316 opt 1 ext. 3112 or firstname.lastname@example.org_north
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