Get Out: Spring Market, Fun Run & Art Exhibit
Here are five events in Peters Township to check out Saturday and Sunday.
Where/When: Mineral Beach, ½ mile from Trax Farms, 8 a.m. to 3 p.m. on Saturday
Why Go?: Stop by the Spring Market at Mineral Beach to shop or sell! Vendors can set up for $25 and a raffle prize donation. Participants will receive the equivalent of two parking spaces. Set up can include one car, tables, a tent, etc. For more information, or to reserve a space, call 724-503-8523 or email email@example.com. All proceeds from this event will benefit Washington County residents for low-cost cat neuter and spay.
Pricing: $25 per vendor
Where/When: Peters Township Public Library, 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. on Saturday
Why Go: Join the library for the Giant Oaks Garden Club's annual Plant Sale & Flea Market. This event is one of many fundraisers the club conducts to raise money to support many local projects and community organizations, including the library. All of the plants offered for sale are grown by club members. For more information, see the link above.
Where/When: St. Benedict the Abbot Catholic Church, 9 a.m. to 12 p.m. on Saturday
Why Go?: The 5K Walk/Run and Kids Fun Run will benefit the Watchful Shepherd USA to help prevent child abuse. The 5K begins at 9 a.m. in the church parking lot and the Kids Run starts at 10 a.m. Kids will not want to miss an opportunity to meet the Eat'n Park Smiley!
Online registration closed Thursday. You can register day-of from 7:45-8:45 a.m., or tonight from 5-7 p.m. at St. Ben's. Call 724-941-3339 for more information.
Pricing: $25 day of; $5 for kids.
Where/When: Peters Township Public Library, 10 a.m. on Saturday
Why Go?: This is part two of the Achieving Peak Performance seminar series presented by Tom Crea, motivational speaker and developmental coach. It is open to students (middle school and older) and adults seeking to get the most out of life. Parents and children are encouraged to attend together.
Where/When: The Galleria of Mt. Lebanon (near Panera Bread)
Why Go? The McMurray Art League's Spring Exhibit, "Printemps," is on display through Sunday, May 20. For more information, visit mcmurrayartleague.org.
Editor's Note: PTHS students—have fun at prom!