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Monroeville -- The Monroeville Public Library is displaying the works of members of the East Suburban Art League through June 30 in the Gallery Space. Information: 412-372-0500.

CONCERTS

Greensburg -- The Westmoreland Cultural Trust will sponsor a performance by blues guitarists Buddy Guy and Jonny Lang at 8 p.m. June 15 at the Palace Theatre, 21 W. Otterman St. Tickets are $49.50 and $59.50; call 724-836-8000.

FOR CHILDREN

Derry Township -- The state Department of Conservation and Natural Resources will sponsor the following children's nature programs today, except when otherwise indicated, in Keystone State Park, 1150 Keystone Park Road. Meet at the James A. Kell Visitors Center. Registration: 724-668-2256.

• Bunnies & Bears, for children ages 4-5 with adult, 1 to 2 p.m.

• Mammal Mix-Up, for children ages 6-8, 2 to 3 p.m.

• Predators, for children ages 9-11, 1 to 3 p.m. Friday.

Greensburg -- The Westmoreland Museum of American Art, 221 N. Main St., will hold the following art camps for children ages 7-9 from 8:45 a.m. to 3 p.m. The cost is $140 per camp, $125 for members. Registration: 724-837-1500, ext. 10.

• "Art in America and Around the World," Monday to June 15.

• "Messy to Your Elbows," June 18-22.

• "Real to Not So Real," June 25-29.

Swissvale -- Mondo Italiano will sponsor an Italian language camp from 9 a.m. to noon Monday through June 15 at the Wilkins School Community Center, 7604 Charleston Ave. The cost is $150, and the deadline is Friday. Information: 412-478-2681.

FUNDRAISING

Hempfield -- Greensburg Central Catholic High School will sponsor a Centurion Golf Classic at 11 a.m. June 29 at the Greensburg Country Club, 309 Pleasant Valley Road. The cost for individuals is $150 and includes lunch, 18 holes of golf, course refreshments, dinner, mementos and door prizes. Individuals not participating in golf may purchase only dinner for $50. Registration: 724-834-0310, ext. 214.

RECREATION

Churchill -- Beulah Presbyterian Church, 2500 McCrady Road will hold a "Sonshine Camp" day camp from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. Monday through Friday from Monday to Aug. 10. Each week will have a different theme. Information: 412-242-4570.

Derry Township -- The state Department of Conservation and Natural Resources will sponsor the following nature programs in Keystone State Park, 1150 Keystone Park Road. Meet at the James A. Kell Visitors Center. Registration: 724-668-2256.

• Pennsylvania Reptiles and Amphibians, 7 to 8 p.m. Saturday.

• Visitor Center Exhibits, Games and More!, including nature games and a trivia table, from 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. Sunday.

Monroeville -- The recreation department will sponsor the following day camps beginning Monday. Registration: 412-856-1006.

• Community Park East, off Tilbrook Road, 8 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.. Cost: $125 per week.

• Camp Chipewee, for special needs children, 10 a.m. to 2 p.m., Monroeville United Methodist Church, 219 Center Road. Cost: $22 per day, $11 for Monroeville residents.

SPECIAL INTEREST

Penn Hills -- The Pittsburgh East Relay for Life invites cancer survivors or those who are undergoing treatment to attend a free survivor dinner at 6 p.m. July 14 in the Fralic Center, 20 Valmartin Drive. Cancer survivors may invite one guest or caretaker to the dinner, which will include music from a barbershop quartet, gifts and a survivor T-shirt. A survivor lap around Penn Hills High School stadium will take place after the dinner for those whose health permits. Wheelchairs will be available. The dinner is a kickoff to the Relay for Life to be held from 10 a.m. July 14 to 10 a.m. July 15 at the high school stadium.

Registration for the dinner or for more information: Jennifer Jones, 412- 919-1054.

WORKSHOPS

Derry Township -- The Western Pennsylvania Orienteering Club will hold a comprehensive orienteering workshop from 11 a.m. to 2:30 p.m. Sunday in Keystone State Park, 1150 Keystone Park Road. Information: 814-255-6606.

Monroeville -- Monroeville Arts Council, in conjunction with the municipality's recreation department, will sponsor a children's cartoon art and clown workshop from 10 a.m. to 12:45 p.m. June 16 at the Pavilion in Beechwood Park, 2200 Ramsey Road. The cost is $2, and the registration deadline is next Thursday. Limited to 40 students. Registration: 412-856-1006.

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To include your event, send details with a daytime phone number to: Eastscape, Pittsburgh Post-Gazette, 34 Blvd. of the Allies, Pittsburgh 15222 or email suburbanliving@post-gazette.com. All information must be received two weeks before the publication date. First Published June 7, 2012 12:00 AM


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