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CHILDREN

Brentwood -- Child care will be available for ages 2 to 14 from 6 to 10:30 p.m. Friday at St. Peter's Episcopal Church, 4048 Brownsville Road. More information: 412-884-5225.

Pleasant Hills -- Yoga classes for ages 3 to 6 will be held at 1:30 p.m. Wednesdays through Feb. 27 at Pleasant Hills Public Library, 302 Old Clairton Road. Children should wear comfortable clothes and bring a large towel or yoga mat. Register: 412-655-2424 or danylod@einetwork.net.

CLASSES

Jefferson Hills -- Allegheny County/Penn State Master Gardeners programs will be held in the community room of Jefferson Hills Municipal Center, 925 Old Clairton Road. A class on pruning trees, shrubs and perennials will be held from 6:30 to 7:30 p.m. March 21 and April 25. Register at the library's front desk, www.jeffersonhillslibrary.org or 412-655-7741. Cost at the door: $5 per program.

Scott -- The Jewish Community Center of Greater Pittsburgh-South Hills, 345 Kane Blvd., will offer a new prenatal yoga class at 1 p.m. Saturdays from March 2 to April 6. Cost: $60 for JCC members, $90 for community members and free for JCC Ultimate Fitness members. More information: Kinsey Helou, JCC fitness coordinator, 412-278-1975, ext. 217, or khelou@jccpgh.org.

FISH FRY

McKeesport -- St. Stephen's Episcopal Church, 220 Eighth St., will host a fish fry from 11:30 a.m. to 6:30 p.m. each Friday during Lent.

Carnegie -- The Ancient Order of Hibernians Division 32 will hold its fish fry, including baked cod and baked potatoes, from 4 to 7:30 p.m. Friday, Feb. 22 and March 1, 8, 15 and 22 at the Ukrainian-American Citizens Clubs, 302 Mansfield Blvd.

FITNESS

Jefferson Hills -- A Zumba fitness class will be held from 6:30 to 7:30 p.m. Tuesdays through March 12 at Jefferson Hills Public Library, 925 Old Clairton Road. Cost: $5 per class.

FUNDRAISERS

Bridgeville -- The Mansfield 5 and the Four Townsmen will perform at the third annual fundraising concert by the nonprofit South Fayette Foundation for Excellence at 7 p.m. March 2 at the SNPJ Lodge 6, 540 Third Ave. The foundation raises money for teacher grants, student scholarships, instructional supplies, technology and equipment for the South Fayette School District. Tickets: $20. Information: 724-693-9441.

Mt. Lebanon -- The Mt. Lebanon Band Builders will host its 18th annual A Taste of Italy Spaghetti Dinner from 4 to 8 p.m. March 2 at the Mt. Lebanon High School cafeteria, 155 Cochran Road. Tickets are $9 for adults and $5 for children younger than 10. Tickets can be purchased at the door or from band members in advance. Proceeds will defray the cost of a band trip.

Whitehall -- Dance Workshop by Shari will hold a Go Red Zumba-thon from 7:30 to 9 p.m. Feb. 22 at the Shoppes at Caste Village, Suite M-101, at Baptist and Grove roads. A $15 donation for a Zumba session will go to the American Heart Association. Register: 412-884-5099 or www.danceworkshopbyshari.com.

FOOD

Whitaker -- Whitaker United Methodist Church, 124 Arkansas Ave., will take orders for its soup sale until Sunday, with pickup at 2 p.m. Feb. 23. Soup is available for $6 per quart. More information: 412-461-5884.

SALE

Pleasant Hills -- The Pleasant Hills Lions Club is searching for vendors for its farmers market to be held from 3:30 to 7 p.m. Thursdays, May 16 through Oct. 27, in the parking lot of Pleasant Hills Community Presbyterian Church, 199 Old Clairton Road. Cost for vendors: $25 per week, or $250 for 23 weeks. Contact Michael Zaken: 412-655-1234.

SPECIAL INTEREST

Brentwood -- Brentwood Public Library, 3501 Brownsville Road, will celebrate Oscar night at the library from 7:30 to 11:30 p.m. Feb. 24, with sparkling cider, snacks and voting for the winner. The event is being held when the library is closed, so no items can be checked out and no computers will be available.

Peters -- Peters Township High School photography classes will exhibit class work in the main lobby of Peters Township Public Library, 616 E. McMurray Road, starting next Thursday through March 6 during library hours. A reception will be held from 6:30 to 8 p.m. next Thursday. All are welcome to attend.

South Side -- Three Rivers Quilters will host its 2013 Quilt Show from 10 a.m. to 7 p.m. March 21, 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. March 22 and 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. March 23 at the International Brotherhood of Electrical Workers Circuit Center, 5 Hot Metal St. The event will include quilting demonstrations and a sewing and craft-related flea market. Cost is $7 per person, with discounted admission of $5 from 3 to 7 p.m. March 21. More information: http://www.threeriversquilters.org/.

TALKS

Baldwin Borough -- A program about paying for college will be held at 10 a.m. Feb. 23 at Baldwin Borough Public Library, 41 Macek Drive. More information and registration: www.baldwinborolibrary.org.

Bethel Park -- The Southwestern Pennsylvania Registered Nurses Club will meet at 9:30 a.m. Tuesday at Hamilton Presbyterian Church, 4500 Baptist Road, to hear a talk about hip fractures in the elderly. Registered nurses welcome.

Bethel Park -- The Woman's Club of Upper St. Clair will present a program and luncheon featuring Jason Wirick of Phipps Conservatory at 11 a.m. Tuesday at Christ United Methodist Church, 44 Highland Road. Reservations due by Friday: 412-833-1262.

Pleasant Hills -- A conservation officer will talk about the wildlife of Pennsylvania at this month's meeting of the Retired Men's Luncheon Group at noon next Thursday in the fellowship hall of Pleasant Hills Community Presbyterian Church, at Old Clairton Road and Audrey Drive. Cost for the lunch: $6. Register by Friday: 412-655-2000.

WORKSHOPS

Bethel Park -- Home Instead Senior Care Center for Training and Education, 2000 Oxford Drive, Suite 415, will hold workshops for families caring for members with Alzheimer's disease from 6:30 to 8:30 p.m. Feb. 26 and March 26. To attend: 412-595-7554.

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To include your event, send details with a daytime phone number to: Southscape, Pittsburgh Post-Gazette, 34 Blvd. of the Allies, Pittsburgh 15222 or suburbanliving@post-gazette.com. No attachments, please.


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