Wilkins School Community Center in Swissvale will open its annual Holiday Gift Shop for business with an opening night party on Friday, Nov. 30, from 7 to 9 p.m.
Residents of Swissvale, Edgewood, Regent Square and others are welcome to shop, mingle and be entertained. Those who attend can enjoy sipping wines selected by Chris Forbes, sample homemade goodies, listen to the SteelCity Ukuleles' holiday performance and join in the fun with The Milton Street Carolers.
The shop remains open from 12 to 8 p.m. Monday through Friday and 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Saturday and Sunday until Dec. 9. The center is located at 7604 Charleston Ave., near the corner of South Braddock Avenue.
The event will also serve as an open house for Play Space, which is located in the center. Starting Jan. 7, the Play Space will be open Monday, Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday from 9:30 to 11:30 a.m.