Latest "Carnegie Happening News" from Judge Jack!
Received: March 3, 2021 (highlighted our events in blue)
St. Elizabeth Ann Seton Fish Fry (part of the new St. Raphael Catholic Church) will be held every Friday during Lent, from 11:30 AM to 7:00 PM (reduced hours on April 2nd, Good Friday). It is Take-out only – Credit/Debit cards accepted for all orders. Cash transactions are indoors only. Carside pickup is available in the 4th St. Lot for pre-paid orders. Look for the colorful banners, and follow the posted directions. Phone in your order (412) 857-5318 or you are welcome to place your order indoors (mask and social distancing required).
Carlynton spring travel soccer is now open until March 5th. You can register online using TeamSnap: https://go.teamsnap.com/forms/256731. Hurry, registration closes on March 5th.
The Carnegie Boys & Girls Club Summer Camp registration is opening soon. The Camp costs $115.00/week per child. This includes breakfast and lunch. Need-based scholarships are available. For more information please call the Club Directors Juan or DeMario at (412) 276-3151. Due to COVID restrictions space is limited. Please check the website for more info - https://www.bgcwpa.org/.
Also, The Carnegie Boys and Girls Club currently has spots available in their After School Program. The After School Program which operates Monday thru Friday, offers several new and exciting programs, such as highly innovative STEAM programming and Robotics for Teens (on Mondays). To register go to their website www.bgcwpa.org or call the Club at (412) 276-3151.
One of the best places to celebrate St. Patrick’s Day is Riley’s Pour House. Pittsburgh Magazine readers called Riley’s Pour House Pittsburgh’s best Irish Pub. Please go to http://www.rileyspourhouse.com/ to see what is happening at Riley’s Saturday March 13th and Wednesday March 17th. More information below.
Need help with your job search? WorkAble is offering one-on-one career counseling and presentations through Zoom and Google Meet. For those who do not have computer access, phone appointments are available through Google Voice. Please call (412) 904-5993 to schedule or visit www.workableac.com.
The Historical Society of Carnegie is operating by appointment only on Monday through Thursday, Call (412) 276 – 7447 or email, firstname.lastname@example.org to schedule an appointment. Hours for Friday are noon to 4 PM and Saturday 10 AM to 2 PM.
Best of Luck to Jon-Erik Gilot, the new Andrew Carnegie Free Library and Music Hall Espy Post Curator.
Thursday and Friday’s Throughout March, from 10 AM to 6 PM, The Holy Trinity Ukrainian Catholic Church Pierogi Sale is back (730 Washington Ave.). Grab a dozen (or two) of homemade pierogi at Holy Trinity; choose from potato, sauerkraut, cottage cheese, and jalapeno; Thursday and Friday from 10 AM to 6 PM; call ahead to (412) 276-9897 to pre-order your pierogi.
March 5th, 6th, 11 AM to 7:00 PM and March 7th, 11 AM to 3 PM, Modern Mercantile’s Annual Spring Open House, stop by 233 E. Main St. and celebrate spring with some great deals throughout the weekend.
Through Saturday, March 6th, Stage 62 Presents Take Home Tales, this unique experience invites young artists to take a seat in the director’s chair. Each Take Home Tales kit includes two original scripts with music, choreography and all the tools you need to bring the magic of theater into your own home! Take Home Tales are a great way for seasoned playgoers or first-time creators to learn all about the creative theatrical process. Featuring two classic stories newly reimagined. Kits are $10 to $12 each. Go to: https://www.stage62.org/take-home-tales.html, for information or to purchase a kit.
Thursday, March 11 at 6:00 PM, Carlynton School District Mental Health Forum, the District and Allegheny Health Network, will provide a virtual Mental Health Forum on Thursday, March 11 at 6:00 pm. The forum is open to all parents of the district and will offer the opportunity to learn more about mental health concerns and ask questions. A link to log into the meeting will be provided. For more information or to register go to: https://www.carlynton.k12.pa.us/our_district/news/what_s_new/mental_health_forum_for_parents.
Saturday, March 13th, from 1 to 2 PM, 2nd Saturday Civil War Lecture at the Andrew Carnegie Free Library and Music Hall (Online), Antebellum Militias with Meg Thompson Groeling. Antebellum militias comprise an important, yet overlooked part of the development of Civil War armies. Take a deeper look at the militias that eventually became the backbone of the Union and Confederate armies. This is an online event: www.facebook.com/CarnegieCarnegie. No account required or Zoom - https://us02web.zoom.us/j/84817938140 Meeting ID: 848 1793 8140.
Saturday, March 13th, at 9 AM to 11 PM, St. Patrick’s Day Celebration, at Riley’s Pour House; this is a ticketed event that requires advanced reservation. All current COVID-19 restrictions will be followed. Book your table to enjoy and day filled with Irish music. To purchase tickets go to: https://www.eventbrite.com/.../st-patricks-day-at-rileys. The entire block on E. Main St. will be closed from Broadway to Walnut will be closed. Please email email@example.com.
Sunday, March 14th, from 12:30 to 2:30 PM, St. John and St. Martin Closet, at Sts. Peter & Paul Ukrainian Orthodox Church, 220 Mansfield Ave. (Gold Domes). Free clothing for men, women and children and some household items. Trade something old for something new, leave a donation or take what you need. Donations of clean, gently used or new clothing and household items accepted when closet door is open. For more information go to: http://www.orthodoxcarnegie.org.
Monday, March 22nd, 7 PM, Library Resources for Business- whether you're starting a business, revising your business or looking to expand, the right data can make all the difference.
Join us in exploring valuable business resources available for free with your library card. For more info go to at https://carnegiecarnegie.org/library/adult-programs-2/.
March 17th, 21st, and 31st, by appointment only, Kindergarten Registration at Carnegie Elementary school – Kindergarten registration will be held for children who are or will be five (5) years-old on or before August 15, 2021. To register a new kindergarten student, please download the packet from the district website. After completing the forms, please bring them to registration - by appointment only - on the above date. For registration forms and info go to: https://www.carlynton.k12.pa.us/our_district/news/what_s_new/kindergarten_registration_202 or contact the school at (412) 429-2540. All parents must schedule a time with the school – no walk-ins.
Saturday, March 20th, two sessions 11:00 AM & 2:30 PM, Ukrainian Easter Egg Workshop, at Sts. Peter and Paul Ukrainian Orthodox Church located at 220 Mansfield Blvd. Come learn the beautiful art of Ukrainian Pysanka/Easter Egg decorating. The General Class is $20.00 and includes all the materials necessary to make your own egg. For more information or to register for a class call Michael at (412) 527-5359 or go to https://www.orthodoxcarnegie.org/pysankysaleworkshop. Reservations must be made for all classes and class sizes are limited.
Sunday, March 28th, from 11 AM to 4:00 PM, 53rd Annual Pysanky Egg Sale at Sts. Peter and Paul Ukrainian Orthodox Church located at 220 Mansfield Blvd., over 1,200 Ukrainian Pysanky (Easter Eggs), over 300 Specialty Eggs, church tours, raffles, and delicious Ukrainian food. Still the biggest and best around! For more information go to http://www.orthodoxcarnegie.org or call 412-527-5359. For everyone’s safety, all PA State and Allegheny County covid-19 guidelines that are in place at the time of the festival will be followed.
Please note: The 13th Annual Quantum Spirits, Carnegie Volunteer Fire Department 5K Run/Walk, will be virtual this year - More details to follow at www.carnegieborough.com or contact Carnegie Borough at (412) 276-1414.