Grab & Go Kids/Weekend Planner
Here are our top 10 local events for this weekend!
Welcome to the Baldwin-Whitehall Patch's Weekend Planner!
Got no idea what you'll do this weekend? Patch is coming to the rescue. We've got the best bets for your done-work-outta-here time. Check out our top picks for this weekend to find something for everyone in the family to enjoy.
It's a good idea to have CASH ready for these events.
1. Sew Much Fun
Where?/When?: Baldwin Borough Public Library/Thursday, May 5, 1-3:30 p.m.
Why Go?: Sewers can take this time to work in a quiet atmosphere with other sewers. Each person is expected to bring their own sewing machine and supplies.
2. Whitehall Elementary School Arts & Science Festival
Where?/When?: Whitehall Elementary School/Thursday, May 5, 6:30-8:30 p.m.
Why Go?: This is a great opportunity for parents to see the amazing work of Whitehall Elementary students!
3. Feng Shui Your Child's Space, Part 1
Where?/When?: Whitehall Public Library/Thursday, May, 5, 7-8 p.m.
Why Go?: Donna Rossa, a professional organizer, will provide organizational tips. Learn how to apply yin and yang, eliminate negative chi and provide positive chi. Register online!
4. The Knack Clay Pot Event Make-It Take-It
Where/When: Michaels (Oxford Drive in Bethel Park), Friday, May 6, 6-8 p.m.
Why Go: Just in time for Mother's Day! Create something handy for Mom to store her jewelry in. Ages 3 and older can make a clay pot jewelry holder for Mother's Day while supplies last.
Pricing: Free with the purchase of a clay pot.
6. Flash Drive
Where?/When?: Whitehall Public Library/Saturday, May 7, 10 a.m.-Noon.
Why Go?: Learn how to use a flash drive to save, store and organize your files. Requirements for this class include basic computer skills and your own flash drive. Participants may purchase a flash drive from the Whitehall Library for $11. Computer tutors will be on hand to provide one-on-one assistance. Register online!
7. Teen Tech Open House
Where?/When?: Whitehall Public Library/Saturday, May 7, 1-3 p.m.
Why Go?: Teen "experts" will answer general technology questions in the library's Second Chapter Café. Be sure to check out the library's latest tech items like the iPad and e-readers! Register online!
8. 9th Annual "Have A Heart" Community Benefit Show
Where/When: Baldwin High School/Saturday, May 7, 7:30 p.m.
Why Go?: Dance Workshop by Shari is hosting a community benefit show! The show will feature a joyous celebration of song and dance. Proceeds will benefit Juvenile Diabetes Research Foundation International.
9. The Royal Masquerade Bowl
Where?/When?: Prior's Tap & Tavern/Saturday, May 7, 9 p.m.
Why Go?: The Royal Masquerade Bowl, presented by the Advisory Board on Autism and Related Disorders and the Caste Family Fund, is a cocktail party benefiting families suffering from autism spectrum disorders. Admission includes two drink tickets, hors d'oeuvres, bowling, specialty drinks, silent auctions, costume prizes and more! Be sure to wear your costume and masks!
Pricing: $25 in advance or $30 at the door. Buy tickets here. Call 412-884-5300, ext. 117, or 412-449-0165 for more information.
10. Mother's Day Grand Brunch Buffet
Where?/When?: Getaway Cafe/Sunday, May 8, 9 a.m.-4 p.m.
Why Go?: The Getaway Cafe is featuring a classic brunch for Mother's Day. Reservations are strongly suggested, so call 412-343-1333 to reserve your spot!
Pricing: Prices are $21.99 for adults and $9.99 for children ages 3 to 12. Children ages 2 and younger can eat for FREE.