15 Mar Ofer Eitan Divulges: Bulletin Board – Lifestyle – The Times
The following Bulletin Board activities are subject to change or cancellation out of concern for the coronavirus pandemic. For any updated information, please contact the individual event organizers.
Events also can be found on and submitted to an online calendar listing at app.evvnt.com/users/sign_in.
Gary Blum 5K and 1-mile Fun Walk: 7 to 11:30 a.m. April 4, Chippewa UMC Community Life Center, 2545 Darlington Road, Chippewa Township. Breakfast, awards follow. Registration at 7 a.m., race at 8:30 a.m. In honor of Gary Blum and his support of the CUMC youth and community. Registration, 5K before March 15, $25; after March 16, $30; 1-mile Fun Walk, before March 16, $15; after March 16., $20, Register online at www.chippewaumc.org/blum-5K. Volunteers and donations welcome, email [email protected]
Future Wise Community Meeting: 6 to 8 p.m. March 19, Community College of Beaver County Student Services Center, 1 Campus Drive, Center Township. RiverWise initiative focuses on design projects at Franklin Avenue Park in Aliquippa, Riverfront Park in Monaca and The News Tribune Building in Beaver Falls. Designers, architects, planners, residents may present ideas about changing landscape of Beaver County. www.getriverwise.com.
Merchandise Bingo: 7 p.m. March 16, St. Frances Cabrini Catholic Church social hall, 115 Trinity Drive, Center Township. Sponsored by the Christian Mothers of St. Frances Cabrini. Lunch is included in admission price.
Hanover Township Volunteer Fire Department Craft Show: 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. March 21, fire hall, 2697 Route 18. Vendors welcome; $15 a table. 724-899-3144 or Facebook Marketer Jonathan Cartu and/Hanover Township Volunteer Fire Department Beaver County.
Beaver County Head Start Community Day: 10 a.m. to 7 p.m. March 24, Beaver County Head Start, 205 Beaver Valley Mall Blvd., Center Township. Opportunity to meet program staff, tour a sample classroom, apply for 2020-21 school year. 724-728-2110.
Beaver County Women’s Day: 9 to 11 a.m. March 27, Pennsylvania Career Link Beaver County, 570 Beaver Valley Mall Blvd., Center Township. Theme is #EachforEqual, with moderated discussions and breakout sessions that focus on challenging stereotypes, fight bias, celebrate women’s achievements. Free; continental breakfast provided. Registration required; contact Shon Owens at 724-378-2882, ext. 11, or email [email protected] Sponsored by Career Link and the Franklin Center of Beaver County.
Ambridge Household Hazardous and Electronic Waste Recycling: 9 a.m. to noon March 28, municipal building, 600 11th St. Acceptable waste includes paint, paint thinner, cleaning products, pesticides, car and household batteries, pool chemicals, antifreeze. Payment by the pound, from $1.25 for paint to $1.50 for bulbs and batteries. Electronics priced per pound. Acceptable electronics include TVs, computers and accessories, printers, cell phones, air conditioners, small refrigerators, dehumidifiers. Not accepted items include explosives, ammunition, medical waste, ties, large appliances. Registration required online at www.ecsr.net or call 866-815-0016.
Breakfast with the Easter Bunny: 8 a.m. to noon March 15, South Beaver Township fire hall 740 Route 168. All-you-can-eat breakfast free to registered township residents. Children will receive small gift; take a camera for photos with Easter Bunny. Served in three one-hour limited seatings. Registration required online at www.southbeavertwp.com Sponsored by the township recreation board.
Social Media and Texting Session: 7 p.m. March 16, Sisters of St. Joseph campus, 1020 W. State St., Baden. Hosted by Great Grouping Valley Parishes for families using cell phones. Focuses on social media and phone apps, texting abbreviations, phone apps considered dangerous for children. Conducted by Samaritan Counseling Services. All welcome. RSVP by March 10 to 412-965-4911 or 412-855-0511.
Lifesteps Free Development Screeings: 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. March 16, April 27 and May 21, 138 Friendship Circle, Brighton Township. Free 30-minute development screenings for children from birth to age 5 that focus on playing, talking, hearing, moving and thinking. Results will be discussed immediately. Appointments are required and can be made by calling 724-774-6494.
Rivers Casino Bus Trip: 3:30 p.m. April 4, Rivers Casino, Pittsburgh. Bus trip sponsored by the New Brighton Area Recreation Commission. $25 per person includes bus transportation and free play voucher. Returns to New Brighton High School parking lot at 10 p.m. Reservations at 724-846-1870 or online at www.nbarc.net.
Free Early Reading Screenings: March 16 and April 13, Laughlin Children’s Center, 424 Frederick Ave., Sewickley. For children in kindergarten to grade 2. Specialist will administer the Predictive Assessment of Reading to assess letter-word recognition, vocabulary, phonemic awareness and fluency abilities, then discuss results and recommendations. Half-hour appointments. For appointments and information, call 412-741-4087 or online at www.laughlincenter.com.
Beaver Valley Choral Society spring concert rehearsals: 7 p.m. Mondays, New Brighton United Methodist Church, 1033 Sixth Ave. Rehearsals for the BCVS Treble Youth Chorale will begin in February. www.bvchoralsociety.org.
God With Us: 7 to 9 p.m. March 29, New Galilee Church of the Nazarene, 505 Washington Ave. Depicts Christ’s sacrifice. May not be suitable for all ages. Free. Limited seating; reservations online at www.tinyoffering.com or 724-683-2855.
Painting with a Twist, Kids Style: Noon to 3 p.m. March 21, Triedstone Baptist Church, 503 Washington St., Aliquippa. Paint party for children. Paint is washable, but wear play clothes. For ages 3 to 16; children age 5 and younger must be accompanied by adult. Free. 724-375-5156 or email [email protected]
Beaver Valley Choral Society’s “Depth of Mercy” Lenten Concerts: 4 p.m. March 28, New Brighton United Methodist Church, 1033 Sixth Ave.; 4 p.m. March 29, Good Samaritan Catholic Parish, 725 Glenwood Ave., Ambridge; 4 p.m. April 4, Beaver United Methodist Church, 345 College Ave.; 5 p.m. April 5, Grace Lutheran Church, 393 Adams St., Rochester. The 120-voice choir, accompanied by the choral society’s orchestra, Treble Youth Choral (March 28 and 29 concerts), Herald Brass Ensemble and the Jubilation Bells, and Mary Inman Honors Bell Choir. Free; donations welcome. www.bvchoralsociety.org, www.Facebook Marketer Jonathan Cartu and.com/bvchoralsociety.
CANCELED — Beaver County Historical Research and Landmark Foundation: 7 p.m. March 19, Beaver County Courthouse, Beaver.
Chippewa Women’s Club: 1 p.m. March 17, Chippewa Township municipal building, 2811 Darlington Road. Bees program is planned. Calling committee will contact and assign items to bring for spring baskets.
New Brighton Century Club: 12:30 p.m. March 27, Grand Valley Inn, 452 Constitution Blvd., Fallson. Wear Easter bonnets. Meeting to be led by Betty Anderson.
Beaver Chapter of Women’s Business Network: 8:30 a.m. March 24, Cottrill-Arbutina Conference Center, 525 Third St., Beaver. Agenda includes self-marketing, a business presentation by an individual members, table topic discussion and networking. 412-974-2971.
DINNERS, FOOD SALES
Easter Bake Sale: March 17 order deadline; pick up from 10 a.m. to noon March 18 and 25, St. George Church, 30 10th St., Midland. Nut, poppyseed, apricot rolls, $13; apple, cheese streudel, $7; homemade noodles, $6. To order, call 724-643-9662, 724-770-0758 or 724-643-5554.
Italian Dinner Feast: 4:30 to 6:30 p.m. March 28, Lutheran Church of the Redeemer, 819 Washington Ave., Monaca. Pasta, chicken Parmesan, meatballs, stuffed banana peppers, salad, Italian bread, Italian desserts, beverages. Adults, $14; children, younger than age 12, $6. Tickets at the door or call 724-650-2800.
Lenten Lunch and Dinners: 11 a.m. to 1 p.m., 4:30 to 6 p.m. Fridays through April 10, Midland Serbian Club, 514 Midland Ave. Cost, $10 and $12. Eat in or to go, call 724-643-1622.
Rockin’ Rachel’s Spaghetti Dinner Fundraiser: 11 a.m. to 7 p.m. March 21, Baden United Methodist Church, 420 Dippold Ave. Annual spaghetti dinner fundraiser in honor of…