March 31 -- Symposium on 18th Century Life & Customs in Western Pennsylvania
"Remember the Ladies – An Evening with Abigail Adams ..." At The Chapel at Old Main at Washington & Jefferson College. Doors open at 6:30pm. Speakers begin at 7pm. Displays begin at 9pm. Click here and read more. Presented by The Bradford House Museum and Washington & Jefferson College.

March 31 -- Washington County Master Gardener Spring Gardening Seminar
At the Washington County Fairgrounds. Registration starts at 8am. There will be door prizes, gardening magazines and seed catalogs, a silent auction, plus complimentary beverages and snacks. Walk-ins are welcome! Call 724-228-6881. Guest speakers include: Betty Robison, Jessica Graves and Gabi Hughes.

April 1 -- Ultimate Family Game Night & Spaghetti Dinner
Presented by Bentworth's "Blessings in a Backpack .. " Sponsored by Rice Energy. This family event will be held at the Bentworth High School Gymnasium and also features a spaghetti dinner sponsored by NSS Life. Play Monopoly on a life-size game board and more. Click here for details and a schedule of events.

April 5 -- American Cancer Society 'Town Hall'
At The Center on Strawberry. (59 East Strawberry Alley in Washington.) Hear how your donations are working for the people in our community. Also, there's info on patient service programs, prevention & educational efforts and the latest in cancer research will be shared. Click here and read more about it.

April 7-9; 14-15 -- PA Trolley Museum's Bunny Trolley
Take the kids on a trolley ride and visit with the Easter Bunny! Easter treats, egg-hunting and a lot more! Click here.

April 22 -- 5k Run/Walk (Or 1-Mile Fun Walk) For Larry's Legacy.
Benefits Larry's Legacy at The Pittsburgh Foundation. All the fun starts at 8am at North Strabane Municipal Park, with the race getting under way at 9am. Breakfast, awards and T-shirts provided. For additional info, including registration cost and more, email Cristy Carnahan here. Help raise 10K for Larry's Legacy; Helping people battling cancer make ends meet.

May 8 -- All Saints Greek Orthodox Church "Golf Classic"
At Southpointe Golf Club in Canonsburg. This all-inclusive golf package includes a breakfast buffet, course beverages and more. Registration at 9am. Click here and read more.

September 16 -- I. O .T. A. Bus Trip
The IOTA Club is sponsoring a bus trip to the New National African American History and Cultural Museum in Washington DC. The bus leaves Friday September 15th, and returns Saturday September 16th.Price includes bus, hotel, sightseeing and visit to N.A.A.H.C. Museum. For more information, contact I.O.T.A. Club at 724-222-6896. Experience powerful moments in African American history, culture and community.

On going -- Enhancing Health in Pennsylvania
Southwest Public Environmental Health Project is looking for volunteers to participate in some focus groups. The goal is to get input on resources they're producing to educate & inform the public about the impacts of fracking. Click here and read more.

On going -- Italian Heritage on display at Citizen's Library
The Dorothea & Henry H. Hood Local History Center at Citizen's Library in Washington has launched an effort to collect the histories of Washington's Italian immigrants. Italian descendants are invited to share their oral and written histories, traditions and photos. The materials will be preserved in the center's new Italian Heritage Collection, along with books, magazines and other publications that celebrate and document Italian immigration into Washington, PA. Contract the library for additional info, (724-222-2400),or click here and email the library.

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