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ARTS

Peters — The Upper St. Clair League for the Arts will hold a gallery art show April 12-26 at the Lois Guinn Framing & Art Gallery, 3339 Washington Road. An opening reception will be held from noon to 2 p.m. at the gallery. The gallery is open from 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. Mondays, Tuesdays, Wednesdays and Fridays; 10 a.m. to 8 p.m. Thursdays; and 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Saturdays.

FUNDRAISER

Pleasant Hills — A pancake breakfast will be held from 8 a.m. to noon April 13 at the Pleasant Hills Borough Building community room, 410 E. Bruceton Road. Cost: $6 for adults; $4 for children ages 5 to 10; free for children younger than 5. Proceeds benefit the Thomas Jefferson String Ensemble.

MEETINGS

Pleasant Hills — Author Stephen Mulligan will talk about memories of Three Rivers Stadium and the Civic Arena at noon April 17 during a meeting of the Retired Men’s Luncheon Group of Pleasant Hills in the fellowship hall of Pleasant Hills Community Prebyterian Church, 199 Old Clairton Road. Cost for lunch: $7. Reservations for lunch due by next Thursday: 412-655-2000.

OUTDOORS

Nottingham —The Amateur Astronomers Association of Pittsburgh will hold a free star party at 6:30 p.m. Friday and Saturday at Mingo Creek Park Observatory in Washington County. Directions: www.3ap.org.

Nottingham — The Washington County Department of Parks and Recreation will offer an outdoor classroom for home-schooled children ages 5 to 11 at 10 a.m. and again at 1 p.m. next Thursday at the park office. Children will learn how to dye Easter eggs. Families are asked to bring their own hardboiled eggs. Cost: $2. Registration required: 724-228-6867.

PERFORMANCES

Bethel Park — Shekinah Glory, an internationally renowned music ministry trio, will perform at 9 a.m., 11 a.m. and 6 p.m. Sunday, 7 p.m. Monday and 7 p.m. Tuesday at South Hills Assembly, 2725 Bethel Church Road.

SALES

Bethel Park — A rummage sale of household items, toys and clothing will be held from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. April 26 at Hamilton Presbyterian Church, 4500 Hamilton Road. More information: 412-884-2722.

Duquesne — The Hungarian Reformed Church of Duquesne, 1411 Kennedy Ave., will sell lady locks for Easter. Cost: $7 per dozen. Deadline to place orders: Wednesday. Pickup: 11 a.m. to 4 p.m. April 12. To order: 412-469-2185.

Jefferson Hills – Friends of Jefferson Hills Public Library will hold a used-books and boutique sale from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Friday, 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Saturday and 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. Sunday, with a preview party from 7 to 9 p.m. tonight. Tickets for the preview party are on sale at the library, 925 Old Clairton Road. Cost: $8 in advance, $10 at the door.

SPECIAL INTEREST

Carrick — A spring game day, featuring lunch and prizes, will be held from noon to 3 p.m. Saturday at Spencer United Methodist Church, 117 Spencer Ave. Tickets: $12. Reservations: 412-881-4000.

TALKS

Bethel Park — Southwestern Pennsylvania Registered Nurses Club will hear a talk about music therapy at 9:30 a.m. April 15 in Hamilton Presbyterian Church, 4500 Hamilton Road. All registered nurses are welcome.

McKeesport — A free dramatic reading of the Civil War letters of a young man from Braddock will be read at 7 p.m. Saturday at the McKeesport Regional History & Heritage Center, 1832 Arboretum Drive.

Mount Oliver — Nazareth Housing Services, along with PNC Community Development Banking, will offer free talks for home buyers from 6 to 8 p.m.Tuesday and April 15, 22 and 29. Topics will include finances, budgeting, credit, lender expectations and special programs for first-time home buyers. Food and child care will be provided. Registration required: 412-381-6925.

Whitehall — Melanie Gaebel, a college admissions counselor, will talk about making the right choice for college at 1 p.m. Saturday at Whitehall Public Library, 100 Borough Park Drive. Information is intended for students in grades 8-11 and their parents. Registration required: www.whitehallpubliclibrary.org or 412-882-6622.

WORKSHOP

Mt. Lebanon — A workshop on backyard composting will be held at 7:30 p.m. Tuesday at Mt. Lebanon Public Library, 16 Castle Shannon Blvd. The workshop will cover all aspects of composting, and participants will receive an earth machine compost bin. Cost: $50 a person, $55 per couple. To register: 412-488-7490, ext. 226.

Send details with daytime phone number to Kaitlynn Riely, c/o Southscape, Pittsburgh Post-Gazette, 34 Blvd. of the Allies, Pittsburgh, PA 15222 or email her at suburbanliving@post-gazette.com. Material must be received two weeks before publication date. No attachments, please.


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