• Boys Lacrosse - flower, plant and mulch sale, order thru April 25

    Hanging Flower ~ Plant Sale just in time for Mother’s Day!!! Order now through April 25th

    Flower distribution from 8 a.m. to noon on Saturday May 8 at Westminster Parking lot.

    Hanging baskets $25 (Million Bells, Geranium, New Guinea Impatiens and Fern)

    USC Boys LAX is having our annual spring mulch sale. We are offering brown or black bulk mulch delivered or WE can do the work and install it for you!
    * Bulk mulch $40/yard
    * Bulk mulch, installed $85/yard
    * Delivery fee on bulk orders $25/8 yards

    Please follow the link to the online order page mulch.usclax.com

    If you have any questions, please call: Tara Kennedy - 412- 302-3383

     

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  • Inline Hockey Sign-Ups/Tryouts (gr. 2-12): May 19

    USC Inline Hockey is now accepting players in all skill levels for the 2021-22 interscholastic season. Join us on May 19 for sign-ups at the Bridgeville Rollerplex. 

    All interested students should come.  Prospective players are encouraged to bring gear for skating, drilling and evaluation for placement.

    For more information, visit uscinlinehockey.com or contact:
    Eric Bernstein
    USC Inline Hockey President
    drbernstein@hotmail.com
    412.389.9477

     

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  • The Labsy Awards, deadline June 27

    • The link for submissions and full contest rules is www.carnegielibrary.org/labsyawards/ 
    • Teens can submit work beginning Monday, March 15
      • All entries must be submitted by 11:59pm on Sunday, June 27
      • There are seven different categories for this contest: 2D Art & Design; 3D Art & Design; Filmmaking; Fashion; Invention; Music; Photography.
      • Creative work created for school is accepted and encouraged.
    • This contest is for Allegheny County teens in grades 6-12

     

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  • Ralph Munn Creative Writing Contest, deadline April 18

    • The link for submissions and full contest rules is www.carnegielibrary.org/ralphmunn/ 
    • Teens can submit work beginning Monday, March 15
      • All entries must be submitted by 11:59pm on Sunday, April 18
      • Teens can submit short prose (fiction or nonfiction) and poetry.
      • Creative work created for school is accepted and encouraged.
      • Last year's anthologies are available on this page in the upper left corner.
    • This contest is for Allegheny County teens in grades 9-12 

     

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  • Parkway West: FREE 2-Day Summer Camp, June 23-24 (gr. 5-8)

    Register today for a FREE two-day summer camp. The camp, open to students that have completed grades 5 - 8, is set for 8 a.m. - 3 p.m. on Wednesday, June 23 and Thursday, June 24.

    Click here to register online.

    Learn about the following program:

    Auto Body Repair (Use metal to construct a mail box)
    Automotive Technology (Learn how to change a tire; oil and filter change)
    Carpentry (Build a tool box using hand tools)
    Cosmetology (Hand Massage & Paraffin Wax Treatment; Braiding Techniques)
    Culinary Arts (Create Chicken Parmesan, Apple Crostada, & Vegetable Garnishing)
    Electrical Systems Technology (Build a robot & learn how to wire a house)
    Graphic Arts & Production Technology (Writing with lights & photography project)
    Health Occupations Technology (Learn how to take vital signs & care for a patient)
    HVAC/R (Learn Basic Soldering & Build a Copper Robot)
    Public Safety (Practice the skills of a firefighter & paramedic)
    Veterinary Assistant Technology (Learn how to care for an animal & take vital signs)
    Welding Technology (Learn how to weld your initials into metal)

     

     
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  • STEM Adventure Day Camp (ages 6-13)

    This summer, Camp Guyasuta will offer seven weeks of an awesome day camp that are co-ed and open to all youth. These programs will be a “drop off” format. This arrangement allows youth of working parents the ability to attend an adventure of a lifetime, while not disrupting work schedules.

    Programs for children ages 6-10 and 11-13. Weel-long camps begin June 7 and run through July 23.

    For more information or to register visit www.CampGuyasuta.org

     

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  • Carnegie Library's Hotspot Service Expands to All Students in Allegheny County

    Carnegie Library's Hotspot Service Expands to All Students in Allegheny County

    The Carnegie Library of Pittsburgh is piloting a hotspot lending program for Allegheny County students. Through the program, parents, guardians and caregivers living in Allegheny County with at least one student in their household are eligible to borrow a hotspot through the end of the 2020-2021 school year. This includes college students and people enrolled in career training programs. Those interested can apply for a hotspot by:

    -calling 412-622-3114;

    -texting 412-775-3900; or

    -chatting through the chat widget at www.carnegielibrary.org.

    If you have questions about the hotspot lending program, email rottmundk@carnegielibrary.org or dale@carnegielibrary.org.

     

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  • Pennsylvania's Children's Health Insurance Program (CHIP)

    CHIP is short for the Children's Health Insurance Program - Pennsylvania's program to provide health insurance to uninsured children and teens who are not eligible for or enrolled in Medical Assistance. Nine out of 10 CHIP parents report satisfaction with their child’s health plan, and 96% received an appointment for check-ups and vaccinations as soon as they wanted.

    There are a lot of reasons kids might not have health insurance - maybe their parents lost a job, don't have health insurance at work or maybe it just costs too much. Whatever the reason, CHIP may be able to help. All families need to do is apply today.

     

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  • Comcast offers Internet access to low-income families for $9.95/month

    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:

    * 10 Mbps Internet service for just $9.95 a month + tax
    * No activation fees and no equipment rental fees
    * Option to purchase a computer for just $149.99 + tax
    * Access to free Internet training online, in print and in person
    * A wireless gateway, delivering in-home WiFi at no additional cost

    For additional information about Internet Essentials, including program eligibility criteria, please visit www.internetessentials.com.

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