Support the USCHS first Mini-THON! Stop by Chick-fil-A between 4:30-7 p.m. on Monday, April 17, 2017, and 15 percent of sales will be donated to the Mini-THON to help fight childhood cancer. Be sure to tell the cashier that you're supporting USC Mini-THON.
The Upper St. Clair Community & Recreation Center is offering two camps during the week of USC's Spring Break:
Spring Break Camp for students in kindergarten through grade 6 is offered from 9 a.m. - 3 p.m., Monday, April 10 - Friday April 14.
Kids in the Kitchen is is a four-day camp for ages 6-14. The camp is from 3:30 - 5 p.m. Monday, April 10 - Thursday, April 13.
For more information, contact the C&RC at 412-221-1099.
Tryouts for the USCHS Hip Hop Team & Dance Team are set for 6 p.m. on Thursday, April 27 in the high school small gym. Those interested should plan to attend practices from 6-8 p.m. on Tuesday, April 25 and Wednesday, April 26 in the high school small gym. During this time dancers will learn a hip hop and/or jazz routine for team tryouts. Dancers can tryout for one or both teams. Please wear comfortable clothes and tennis shoes/dance shoes to the practices.
More information will be distributed at the first practice. For questions or more information, contact Coach Megan Kamberis- email@example.com.
Attention Parents of Incoming USCHS Boy Soccer Players for Fall 2017 - Please mark your calendars for our USC Boys Soccer Booster Meeting!
When: 7 p.m. on Tuesday, April 18, 2017
Where: Boyce Mayview Rec Center 1551 Mayview Road USC, PA 15241
This meeting is for parents of incoming freshmen, sophomore, junior and senior boys soccer players. Coach Schneider will start the meeting off with details/expectations about the soccer program. Then the Boosters will conduct our kickoff to the season meeting! We will introduce our Booster Board, discuss membership/dues, fundraising, committees, volunteer opportunities and much more! Please make every effort to attend as we get our 2017 season efforts underway!
We hope to see you there! Please contact Rachel Korpics with any questions - firstname.lastname@example.org.
The following two events are scheduled for Saturday, April 1:
Easter Egg Hunt: Activities and photos with the Bunny begin at 10 a.m. The egg hunt begins promptly at 11 a.m. This FREE event will take place around the golf course adjacent to the McLaughlin Run Activity Center, 1770 McLaughlin Run Road. Bring a small basket to collect your eggs! For more information, call Ray Kells at 412-999-6779.
Arts & Chocolate Spectacular: Join us from 11 a.m. - 4 p.m. at the C&RC at Boyce Mayview Park for the annual event filled with live performances, student art displays, Kids' Crafts, chocolate and sweet treat vendors and more.
Download the flier below for important information regarding high school cheerleading tryouts for the 2017-18 school year. For more information, visit www.uschscheer.com or contact: Lexi Long, Varsity Cheer Coach, email@example.com or Brooke Tarcson, Booster President, firstname.lastname@example.org.
The USC U-12 Travel Baseball Cooperstown is hosting a fundraiser at Flight Trampoline Park from 6 - 9 p.m. on Wednesday, April 5. 25 percent of all jump ticket proceeds will benefit the team. For more information, call 412-564-0560.
Please join us during Community Hours at the Upper St. Clair High School's first Mini-THON. This FREE event is from 6-9 p.m. on Friday, April 21, 2017, at USC High School (please enter through the theatre entrance). Mini-THON raises money for the Four Diamonds organization whose mission is to conquer childhood cancer by assisting children and their families through superior care, comprehensive support and innovative research.
The Pittsburgh Elite Aquatics program is hosting a Lifeguard/First Aid/CPR/AED Certification Class April 21-23 at the Upper St. Clair High School pool. John Richards, a Red Cross certified lifeguard instructor, will lead the full course and review course. For more information, download the PDF below.
The 2nd Annual Southwestern Pennsylvania Special Needs Fair and Expo will be held from 11 a.m. - 3 p.m. on Saturday, April 29, at 50 Donati Road in Bethel Park.
This FREE event allows families and individuals to find out about opportunities and resources available in the Pittsburgh region as well as speak directly to representatives of those agencies all in one place. There are also many fun activities for children and youth to engage in at the same time!
Join us for Remake Learning Days from May 15-26! This open house of hands-on learning features more than 300 fun and free events across southwestern Pennsylvania and West Virginia for youth of all ages. Experience making, new technology, arts workshops, science experiments, student films, outdoor learning and more! For a complete schedule of events and to search events by theme, date, location, and age group, go to RemakeLearningDays.org.
The EQT Children's Theater Festival is set for May 18-21, in Pittsburgh's Cultural District. The Children’s Theater Festival offers high-quality, affordable, international theater performances for children and families. For more information and/or to order tickets, visit trustarts.org/pghkids.
A longstanding “fun” tradition of the Community Foundation of Upper St. Clair is sponsoring The Great Duck Race during Upper St. Clair Community Day. Specially numbered plastic ducks are placed in the creek behind the township building, and they swim downstream towards the finish line near the bridge. Prizes are awarded for the winning “lucky ducks!”
Please support the charitable programs of the foundation by “purchasing” one or more adopt-a-duck certificates at www.cfusc.org/shop:
• $5/“Quack” (one duck)
• $25/“Quack Pack” (6 ducks)
• $50/“Pack of Quackers” (15 ducks).
Upper St. Clair Rollery Hockey will host sign-ups for the 2017-18 season on May 25 at the Bridgeville Rollerplex, 341 Washington Ave in Bridgeville. Interested students should plan to attend and are encouraged to bring gear for skating, drilling and evaluation for placement. See the flier below for registration/rink times by grade level. For more information, visit uscrollerhockey.com or contact Eric Bernstein at 412-389-9477.
Summer camp at Boyce Middle School is open to all students entering 4th through 7th grade. Camp runs from June 9 through Aug. 22 from 7 a.m. – 6 p.m. every day. Parents may choose the days they would like to participate. Camp includes swimming, field trips, sports, STEAM activities, cooking, arts and crafts, and a fun reading and math review for each grade level! Register online at www.ExtendedDay.com.
Summer camp at Streams Elementary School is open to all students entering K through 3rd grade. Camp runs from June 9 through Aug. 22 from 7 a.m. – 6 p.m. every day. Parents may choose the days they would like to participate. Camp includes swimming, field trips, sports, STEAM activities, cooking, arts and crafts, and a fun reading and math review for each grade level! Register online at www.ExtendedDay.com.
Summer camp at Eisenhower Elementary School is open to all students entering K through 7th grade. Camp runs from June 9 through Aug. 22 from 7 a.m. – 6 p.m. every day. Parents may choose the days they would like to participate. Camp includes swimming, field trips, sports, STEAM activities, cooking, arts and crafts, and a fun reading and math review for each grade level! Register online at www.ExtendedDay.com.
Parkway West Career & Techology Center is hosting its 9th Annual Summer Career Camp from 8 a.m. - 3 p.m. on Tuesday, June 20 and Wedneday, June 21 at its campus in Oakdale. The program is designed for students entering grades 6, 7 and 8. For more information, contact Natasha Johnston at 412-923-1772 or via email email@example.com. Visit www.parkwaywest.org.
Town Hall South invites you to join for the 2017-18 Season. Town Hall South is a philanthropic organization dedicated to bringing nationally and internationally acclaimed lecturers to the South Hills of Pittsburgh.
Founded in 1969 as an outreach program of Westminster Presbyterian Church located in Upper St. Clair, Pennsylvania, Town Hall South continues to function as a self-sustaining entity under the gracious auspices of Westminster Presbyterian Church. Annually, a portion of proceeds is awarded as grants to a wide variety of local organizations in the surrounding community. For more information visit: www.townhallsouth.org.
This summer, Camp Guyasuta will offer five weeks of an awesome day camp that are co-ed and open to all youth. These programs will be a “drop off” format, with early arrival and late pick up available. This arrangement allows youth of working parents the ability to attend an adventure of a lifetime, while not disrupting work schedules. For more information or to make a reservation visit www.CampGuyasuta.org.
Register now for Bethel Park Youth Volleyball - open to boys and girls ages 7-15. Registration includes eight weeks of instruction beginning April 6, 2017, at Cool Springs Sports Complex in Bethel Park. Discounts available for early registration. Register online at www.usyvl.org.
Internet Essentials from Comcast offers low-cost Internet service, discounted computer equipment and free digital literacy training to families with at least one child eligible to participate in the National School Lunch Program.
Internet Essentials Includes:
For additional information about Internet Essentials, including program eligibility criteria, please visit www.internetessentials.com.
CHIP covers uninsured kids up to age 19 in Pennsylvania. It doesn’t matter why your kids don’t have health coverage right now; CHIP may be able to help. Most kids receive CHIP for free. Others can get the same benefits at a low cost. Apply/renew at CHIPcoversPAkids.com or call 800-986-KIDS.