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Washington -- The 38th annual Duncan & Miller Glass Show & Sale will be held from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Saturday and Sunday at the Washington County Fair Ground & Expo Center, 2151 N. Main St. Admission is $4 and will cover entrance both days. For sale will be glassware, baked goods and lunch items. Special events include a consignment auction at 5:30 p.m. Saturday and historic glass identification from noon to 2 p.m. Sunday.

CHILDREN

Bethel Park -- Hamilton Presbyterian Church, 4500 Hamilton Road, will hold vacation Bible school for ages 4 to those entering fifth grade from 9 a.m. to noon Aug. 5-9. Register: 412-844-2722. Cost is $10 or $25 per family with three or more children. It includes a T-shirt for each child.

Castle Shannon -- The Community Library of Castle Shannon, 3677 Myrtle Ave., will hold baby and toddler music time at 10:30 a.m. Thursdays through Aug. 8. Participants will experiment with different instruments, sing songs, dance and listen to music. Register at the library, by calling 412-563-4552 or email reedyoungt@einetwork.net.

FESTIVAL

North Strabane -- The Mental Health Association of Washington County will hold its Wine, Jazz & Pops Festival III Aug. 3-4 at North Strabane Municipal Park, near the intersection of Routes 19 and 519 South. Entertainment will include the Washington Symphony Orchestra, the Washington Jazz Orchestra and Bill Deasy. Eight wineries also will participate. Tickets are available in advance for $20 for both days, or $25 at the gate. Purchase tickets: www.mhawashco.org/wjp or send check to MHA, 575 N. Main St., Washington, PA 15301. More information: 724-225-2061.

MARKETS

Dormont -- A farmers market is being held from 4 to 7 p.m. each Monday through Oct. 28 at Mt. Lebanon Baptist Church parking lot, Alabama and West Liberty avenues.

Pleasant Hills -- The Pleasant Hills Lions Club is holding a farmers market from 3:30 to 7 p.m. each Thursday through Oct. 17 in the parking lot of Pleasant Hills Community Presbyterian Church, 199 Old Clairton Road.

MEETINGS

Peters -- Bella Serra, owner of Bella's House of Fine Teas and Gift Shop, will give a talk on tea etiquette and health benefits starting at 11:15 a.m. Aug. 1 at St. David's Anglican Church meeting room, 905 E. McMurray Road. Cost for the event, sponsored by the Giant Oaks Garden Club, is $7, which includes lunch and the program. Register: 412-746-4664.

OUTDOORS

Dormont -- The Dormont Senior Fest Picnic will be held rain or shine from 5 to 9 p.m. July 26 at the Dormont Park Recreation Center, 1801 Dormont Ave., with music, bingo, picnic dinner, snacks and live entertainment offered. A $10 donation is requested. The ticket are sold at LifeSpan Hillsdale Senior Center, 1444 Hillsdale Ave. More information: 412-343-6050.

South Park -- The fifth annual Pasta Too Rev'em Up for Kids car cruise will be held from 11 a.m. to 6 p.m., rain or shine, July 28 at the South Park Fairgrounds on Corrigan Drive. Doors open at 10 a.m. for vehicles, including classic cars, trucks, motorcycles, exotic and super cars. Cost is $5 per vehicle and a $5 donation per adult spectator, with children under age 17 admitted free.

SALES

Bethel Park -- The Bethel Park Recreation department will hold its monthly flea market from 8 a.m. to 2 p.m. Saturday at the Port Authority Parking Lot, on the corner of Brightwood and Lytle roads.

Upper St. Clair -- The DeMarillac Guild of St. Louise DeMarillac Church is holding a flea market from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. Friday and from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. Saturday in the LeGras Parish Center, 320 McMurray Road. Items on sale include jewelry, kitchen items, linens, tools and children's clothing.

SPECIAL INTEREST

Bethel Park -- The Pregnancy Resource Center of the South Hills will hold a golf outing for foursomes Aug. 19 at Chartiers Country Club. More information: www.prcsh.org or 412-833-5309.

Dormont -- The Hollywood Theater of Dormont is bringing back its Breakfast and a Movie series, with Sunday morning movies followed by a breakfast catered by Kelly James of Sugar Cafe. The programs start with brunch and "Rebel Without a Cause" at 11 a.m. Sunday and continue once a month through December. Tickets for the brunch -- $15 -- must be purchased online at www.thehollywooddormont.org or at the theater, 1449 Potomac Ave., by next Thursday. Film-only tickets for $7 can be purchased at the door after 11 a.m.

TALKS

Jefferson Hills -- All are welcome to hear historian and author George Wilson give a talk on "The Golden Age of Television" at 7 p.m. Wednesday at the West Jefferson Hills Historical Society, 925 Old Clairton Road.

WORKSHOP

Bethel Park -- The Home Instead Senior Care Center for Training and Education, 2000 Oxford Drive, Suite 415, will hold two Alzheimer's CARE Training Workshops from 6:30 to 8:30 p.m. July 23 and Sept. 24. RSVP: 412-595-7554 or 724-222-7770. The free courses will teach family members and caregivers how to manage behaviors, encourage engagement and care for themselves while caring for a loved one.

Pleasant Hills -- A teen craft event will be held at 6 p.m. July 29 at the Pleasant Hills Public Library, 302 Old Clairton Road. Teens in grades six-12 should bring a T-shirt to paint, cut or "bling out." No registration required.

Whitehall -- A rain barrel workshop will be offered at 7 p.m. Wednesday at the Whitehall Public Library, 100 Borough Park Drive. The event is sponsored by the library, the Streets Run Watershed Association and the Pennsylvania Resources Council. Participants will learn how to assemble and install a rain barrel. Online registration required: www.whitehallpubliclibrary.org. The first 30 online registrants will get a voucher to obtain a rain barrel. Cost for the class is $50 per individual or $55 per couple, due the night of the class. Checks should be made payable to Pennsylvania Resources Council.

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