Get Out: 'Brighton Beach,' Health Fair, Music Festival

Here's some of what's happening in Peters Township this weekend.

Where/When: , 7 to 9:30 p.m. on Thursday to Saturday
Why Go?: The Peters Township Thespian Troupe #185 presents Neil Simon's highly acclaimed Brighton Beach Memoirs. Set in the Brighton Beach section of Brooklyn, NY in September 1937, this coming-of-age comedy focuses on Eugene Morris Jerome, a Polish-Jewish American teenager who experiences puberty, sexual awakening and a search for identity as he tries to deal with his family; including his older brother Stanley; his parents Kate and Jack; Kate's sister Blanche; and her two daughters Nora and Laurie, who come to live there after their father's death. Tickets will only be sold at the door for general seating. 

Note: There will be a 2 p.m. show on Saturday. Read more about the cast .

Pricing: $10 for adults and $5 for students and senior citizens  

Where/When: Outpatient Care Center, 8 to 11:30 a.m. on Saturday
Why Go: In order to address the health needs of the community and promote a healthy lifestyle, the McMurray Rotary Club is sponsoring its annual Health Awareness Fair for people of all ages. The event will be held at the in Peters, where information on a variety of health-related topics will be offered along with some fun activities and giveaways for the whole family! For more information or to pre-register, contact Dr. Sarah Kohl at 724-942-5498. Walk-ins are welcome.
Pricing: Free

Where/When: , 1 to 2:30 p.m. on Saturday
Why Go?: LEGOs at the Library is for kids and parents of all ages! Build new creations, play LEGO games on the Wii or watch clips from an awesome LEGO movie.
Pricing: Free

Where/When: , 1 to 2 p.m. on Sunday
Why Go?: This weekend, the library welcomes Nancy Hahn, author of the children's books One Lost Boy and The Adventures of Eshe the Ethiopian Elephant series. She will share readings and discuss her books. Hahn is an award-winning children's TV producer and writer, in addition to being a BMI songwriter. Register for this program online, at the library's circulation desk or call 724-941-9430.
Pricing: Free

*This event has been postponed due to a publishing delay. Stay tuned to Patch for a rescheduled time and date.

Where?/When?: , 4 p.m. on Sunday
Why Go?: Come enjoy a spring concert presented by choirs from Our Redeemer Lutheran Church, Faith Lutheran Church (Upper St. Clair) and .
Pricing: Free

Visit our Events page to see a full list of events, or post your own.

Carrie Weaver May 03, 2012 at 11:03 AM
The Author Talk with Nancy Hahn at the Peters Township Public Library has been postponed due to a delay from the publisher. A new date for the talk has not yet been scheduled.
Andrea Bosco May 03, 2012 at 01:00 PM
Thanks, Carrie! I'll update the story.


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