Cranberry -- The Chamber of Commerce Inc. will host U.S. Sen. Pat Toomey, R-Pa., for a meet and greet from 2:15 to 3:15 p.m. Feb. 15 in the council chamber room in the Cranberry Municipal Building on Rochester Road. The chamber also will present the 2013 Chamber Policy Platform to Mr. Toomey for future conversation. The event is free and open to the public. Registration: 724-934-9700 or thechamberinc.com.
Cranberry -- St. Ferdinand Church, 2535 Rochester Road, will serve Lenten fish dinners from 4 to 7 p.m. each Friday. Takeout also will be available. Prices are: baked fish dinner, $8.50; fried fish dinner, $8.50 for adults, $6.60 for children; fish sandwich, $6.50; and pizza dinner, $4.50.
Pine -- St. Alphonsus' sixth annual fish fry will be open from 4:30 to 7 p.m. Wednesday (for takeout only) and each Friday during lent in the school cafeteria, 201 Church Road. Dinners on Wednesday are $8. Dinners each Friday are $9 for adults and $2 for children. Order by phone 724-759-8659 or online www.stals-wexford.org.
Harmony -- The Butler County Humane Society will hold its Have a Heart for Animals fundraiser from 6 to 9 p.m. next Thursday at Bottlebrush Gallery, 539 Main St. Food samples from local restaurants, a food art exhibit by Ginni Klein, silent auction, scavenger hunt, door prizes and dogs and cats from the Humane Society will be a part of the event. No admission charge, but donations of food, toys for animal and cash will be accepted. Information: www.bottlebrusharts.com.
Millvale -- Act One Theater School presents "Happy Days Are Here Again," at 6:30 p.m. Saturday in Scotus Hall, Mount Alvernia Campus, 146 Hawthorne Road. The annual gala includes hors d'oeuvres, desserts, silent auction and full-scale Roaring '20s musical revue. Tickets are $25 and are available at the door. Proceeds benefit North Hills Community Outreach.
Richland -- The Kean Theatre, at 5847 Meridian Road, will host "Broadway Phantasy" a Valentine's Day tribute to "Phantom of the Opera" at 6:30 p.m. Feb. 16. A Valentine's Day preshow dinner will be available on site in the Mount Vernon Restaurant for $28. Proceeds from the Kean Theatre benefit the St. Barnabas Free Care Fund. Tickets prices range from $32 to $52. Tickets: 724-444-5326 or www.KeanTheatre.com.
Shaler -- Epworth United Methodist Church, 1300 Burchfield Road, will hold a sausage and pancake dinner from 4 to 7 p.m. Tuesday. Eat in or take out. Cost: free will offering.
Bellevue -- The AGH Suburban Campus, 100 S. Jackson Ave., will present two free programs, "Understanding Food Labels," from 6:30 to 8 p.m. Monday will include a healthy recipe demonstration with Seth Morrison of Whole Foods Market, 10576 Perry Highway, McCandless. "Foods that Lower High Blood Pressure and LDL," will be presented by internist Christine Mackey, MD, as part of the Healthy Living Guest Lecture Series, at 9:30 a.m. Wednesday Doors open at 9 a.m. for complimentary coffee service. Information/registration: 412-330-4469 or firstname.lastname@example.org.
Cranberry -- The Cranberry Public Library, 2525 Rochester Road, will host a free day of dinosaur and fossil fun from 1 to 3 p.m. Feb. 16. Alex Gladis will do a signing and presentation of his book, "Fossils: In Search of Prehistoric Life" and everyone will get a free fossil to take home. Registration: 726-776-9100, ext. 1124.
McCandless -- Northland Public Library, 300 Cumberland Road, will hold a free introduction to computers class at 10:30 a.m. Monday. For a list and schedule of free computer classes visit the library's website, www.northlandlibrary.org. Registration: 412-366-8100, ext. 131.
Fox Chapel -- The Fox Chapel Area Branch of the American Association of University Women will meet at 9:30 a.m. Tuesday at the Fox Chapel Presbyterian Church Chapel, 384 Fox Chapel Road. Barbara Zaborowski, PhD, associate dean of learning resources, Pennsylvania Highlands Community College, will speak on "The Underground Railroad in Western Pennsylvania." The program is free and open to the public.
Millvale -- The Sisters of St. Francis of the Neumann Communities will present Peter Pearson, iconographer, who will direct an Icon Retreat daily from 6:30 to 10 p.m. March 11 through March 15 at Mount Alvernia, 146 Hawthorne Road. Beginners and artists at all skill levels are welcome to attend the retreat, which will focus on the technical skills involved in icon painting and the spirituality of creating an icon. Fee is $275, which includes all materials. To register by Feb. 20, make check payable to Peter Pearson and mail to: 550 Clay Ave., No. 7B, Scranton, PA 18510. A limited number of rooms are available for participants wishing to stay overnight at Mount Alvernia. Contact Sister Rosaire Kopczenski at 412-821-2200 or email@example.com.
Hampton -- Depreciation Lands Museum, 4743 S. Pioneer Road, will host its annual Colonial Tea at 3 p.m. Feb. 17. A sampling of teas and colonial desserts, made with authentic recipes by the museum's colonial cooks and served by colonial indentured servants will be featured. This year's program will be Fashions of the Hearth and Home, demonstrating centuries of styles for the home-based woman. Space is limited and preregistration is required. Registration: 412-486-0563 or DepreciationLandsMuseum.org or DepreciationLandsMuseum@hotmail.com.
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