Annual Hoyt Regional Juried & Camera Club Exhibition

May
01
2015
05/01/2015 - 05/08/2015

http://www.hoytartcenter.org


hoyt art show room Come view the exhibition. Hours 11 am - 8 pm Tues. & Thurs., 11 am - 4 pm Wed., Fri. & Sat. Free.  724-652-2882  At Hoyt Center for the Arts, 124 E. Leasure Ave., New Castle, PA.

Second Annual Little Miss & Little Mr. Firecracker Patriotic Pageant

May
01
2015
05/01/2015 - 05/15/2015

http://www.ellwood-city-festival.net


miss patriotic pageant Pageant is for ages 4 - 7 yrs., live within a 10 mile radius of Ellwood City, PA or currently attend an Ellwood City School. Need a local business sponsoring them and covering $25 entrance fee. Info & download application on website and submitted by May 15, 2015. Pageant is Fri., July 3, 2015, 11 am on main stage, Ewing Park, Joffre St., Ellwood City, PA.

Nature Camp 2015

May
01
2015
05/01/2015 - 07/13/2015

nature camp in ellwood  We, Law. Co. Conservation District, are accepting 15 students between ages 9 - 11 yrs. for summer nature camp. It is Aug. 3 - 7 from 9 am - 2 pm. Registration deadline is July 13, 2015. Interested, call 724-656-2474 for registration form. At Ewing Park, Joffre St., Ellwood City, PA.

Ellwood City Farmers’ Market

May
01
2015
05/01/2015 - 10/03/2015 | 8 am - 12 noon

http://www.ellwoodchamber.org


ellwood farmers market Seeking vendors of produce growers, local bakers, etc. Interested, email: info@ellwoodchamber.org to request application. No vendor fee. Market runs June 6 - Oct. 5.  724-758-5501  In parking lot of 500 block of Beaver Ave, Ellwood City, PA.

Art Exhibit

May
01
2015
05/01/2015 - 06/27/2015

ChiaLing Pitluga picture Featuring ChiaLing Pitluga's scapes of 35mm. It is currently being shown for everyone to view. In the atrium of Jameson Hospital, north campus, 1211 Wilmington Ave., New Castle, PA.

Women’s Build Week

May
02
2015
05/02/2015 - 05/10/2015

http://www.lchfh-pa.org


volunteers for habitat two women a good one  volunteers for habitat men Not just for women - all are welcome. By being a new volunteer, you can help Lawrence County Habitat for Humanity raise $25,000. You can make a difference. Help us get 300 new volunteers with 150 of them being women. Info: 724-652-3438.

Kids Support Kids

May
04
2015
05/04/2015 - 05/18/2015 | 6 pm - 7:30 pm

http://www.spiritualpathinc.org


children for bereavement A bereavement group for children ages 6 - 12. Through interactive activities and play, children will learn to express their feelings of loss and grief. Interested to attend, call 724-681-2752. Group limited to ten children. Free to attend. Dates: May 4, 11 & 18. At The Spiritual Path Church, 2041 Moravia St. Ext., New Castle, PA.

Gentle Chair Yoga

May
05
2015
05/05/2015 - 06/30/2015 | 9 am - 10 am

chair yoga Classes, every Tuesday, is designed for those who need to start yoga and exercise gradually. It is a gentle approach emphasizes the importance of breathing, mindfulness, posture, flexibility, focus, stretching & balance in our daily lives. $5/first class, $10/single of drop-in class, $5/students with valid ID, $3/military-veterans & first responders with valid ID. Save on one month passes.  724-698-7564  At The Spiritual Path Church, 2041 Moravia St. Ext., New Castle, PA.

Taizé Prayer

May
05
2015
05/05/2015 | 7 pm - 8 pm

taize prayer This Christian interdenominational prayer form includes music, scripture, and silence. Light refreshments and an opportunity for fellowship follow the prayer service. No charge to attend. All are welcome.  724-964-8886 In Magnificat Chapel of Villa Maria Education & Spirituality Center, Villa Maria Rd., Villa Maria, PA.

Cinco de Mayo Fiesta

May
05
2015
05/05/2015

cinco de mayo for two rivers artisan coffee works Come celebrate May 5th with everybody.  724-252-4322  At Two Rivers Artisan Coffee Works, 11 S. Mill St., Suite 100, New Castle, PA.

Bereavement Group

May
06
2015
05/06/2015 - 05/27/2015 | 6 pm - 7:30 pm

spiritual path church After death of someone close to you, a variety of emotions are often felt and challenging. These needs will be addressed and support given. Led by Dr. Christine Riley, PsyD, LCSW. Held every Wednesday in May. Freewill donation accepted for the church.  724-681-2752  At The Spiritual Path Church, 2041 Moravia St. Ext., New Castle, PA.

Boy Scouts of America, Law. Co. Good Scout Reception

May
07
2015
05/07/2015 | 5 pm

boy scouts of america logo Honoring an outstanding member of the business community as well as a business from Lawrence County is recognized for their work and dedication toward scouting. At Villa Banquet Center, 2500 New Butler Rd., New Castle, PA.

LIVE! at The Confluence

May
07
2015
05/07/2015 - 05/28/2015 | 6 pm - 9 pm

http://www.confluencecoffee.org


mic nights  Join us for “Acoustic Open Mic Night” 6 - 7 pm and featured performer 7 - 9 pm hosted by Nick Allegro. Always a good time with your friends. Food & beverage on the menu. Held every Thursday.  724-698-7604  At 214 E. Washington St., New Castle, PA.

Spring Library Series: The Mighty Little Worm

May
07
2015
05/07/2015 | 6:30 pm

worm in earth Learn great ideas on how mighty a little worm can be for your gardening needs taught by Pat Demko & Don Harper, Master Gardeners. Cost: $5/payable at door. RSVP to 724-654-8370 or email rew2@psu.edu with name & phone number. At New Castle Public Library, 207 E. North St., New Castle, PA. Presented by Lawrence County Master Gardeners.

Pulaski Flea and Farmer’s Market

May
07
2015
05/07/2015 - 11/19/2015 | 6 am - 12 - 12:30 pm

flea market for pulaski farmer's market for pulaski Looking for something unique, a treasure or produce, then this is the place you will want to shop and browse. At 8417 Mercer St., Pulaski, PA.

World Fair Trade Day

May
09
2015
05/09/2015 | 10 am - 5 pm

http://www.silkroadmkt.com


world fair Take this opportunity to help people out of poverty with your purchases. 20% of all sales are donated to Free Forever Campaign through Made by Survivors.  724946-8502  At Silk Road Fair Trade Market, 115 N. Market St. #1, New Wilmington, PA.

Antiques and Collectibles Appraisal Fair

May
09
2015
05/09/2015 | 12 noon - 4 pm

http://www.lawrencechs.com


antiques Professional antique experts on hand to appraise your antiques & collectibles. Bring a photo of large items. Complete list of items viewed on society's website. Cost: $5/for 2 items or $10/up to 5 items. All appraisals receive free tour of museum & refreshments.  724-658-4022  In Medure Annex building of Law. Co. Historical Society, 408 N. Jefferson St., New Castle, PA. Benefits Historical Society.

“Spring” into a Safe Summer

May
09
2015
05/09/2015 | 10 am - 2 pm

spring things for ellwood city safe day A day of fun & safety for whole family. Bicycle safety checks & safe biking demonstrations-bring your bike, wear the "fatal vision" goggles and try to pass a field sobriety test, watch the EC volunteer fire dept. use rescue tools and meet K-9 officer. At Ellwood City Community Plaza & Beaver Ave., Ellwood City, PA.

STEAM

May
09
2015
05/09/2015 | 1 pm - 3 pm

http://www.ncdlc.org


kids having fun For two hours, there will be a build activity and a scavenger hunt for grades 4 and up. So invite your friends to come with you.  724-658-6659 ext. 106  At New Castle Public Library, 207 E. North St., New Castle, PA.

Breakfast Brunch Buffet

May
10
2015
05/10/2015 | 9 am - 1 pm

http://www.stjamestheapostle.org


breakfast foods for st james All you can eat of eggs, pancakes, bacon, sausage, beverage and much more. Adults/$8 & children/$4.  724-964-8276  At St. James the Apostle, 4019 US 422, Pulaski, PA.

Every Sunday Night with Roy Rubin and his Superstars

May
10
2015
05/10/2015 | 7 pm - 10 pm

http://royrubin.home.comcast.net/~royrubin/


roy rubin gang Come on out for an enjoyable evening of live music, dancing & food. Performances every Sunday evening.  724-652-0331 or 724-651-4997  At Shenango Twp. VFD Social Hall, route 18, West Middlesex, PA.

Beatnik Café

May
11
2015
05/11/2015 | 6 pm

http://www.ncdlc.org


beatnik cafe 3 Join us for evening of Open Mic fun! A FREE program showcasing local talent. Info: Sharon 724-658-6659 ext. 111  At New Castle Public Library, 207 E. North St., New Castle, PA.

Coffee and Contemplation

May
12
2015
05/12/2015 | 9:30 am - 11:30 am

http://www.vmesc.org


coffer & contemplation Join us for monthly series, coffee, presentation, group discussion and a time for personal prayer. Topic is "We are Called to be People of Blessing”. Cost: $7/program or $12/program & lunch. Info 724-964-8886 or email dstiger@humilityofmary.org  At Villa Maria Education & Spirituality Center, 225 Villa Maria Rd., Pulaski, PA. Dates: Jan. 13, Feb. 10, March 10, Apr. 14 & May 12, 2015.

Meditation

May
12
2015
05/12/2015 - 05/26/2015 | 7 pm

http://www.spiritualpathinc.org


meditation for spiritual path church Learn how to lower stress, gain mental clarity and improve your life. Every Tuesday.  724-698-7564  At The Spiritual Path Church, 2041 Moravia St. Ext., New Castle, PA.

Art Exhibit

May
12
2015
05/12/2015 - 07/31/2015

http://www.hoytartcenter.org


hoyt logo Paintings and sculptures by Joseph Orffeo featured in the Main Gallery. Tom Hubert's ceramic expressions will be shown in Blair Walkway Gallery. Hours: 11 am - 8 pm Tues. & Thurs., 11 am - 4 pm Wed., Fri. & Sat. Free admission.  724-652-2882  At Hoyt Center for the Arts, 124 E. Leasure Ave., New Castle, PA.

Prenatal Childbirth, CPR & Breastfeeding Classes

May
13
2015
05/13/2015 - 06/24/2015 | 7 pm - 9 pm

pregnant women A six-week small-group education sessions for expectant mothers to begin classes at 28-30 weeks. $60/class plus free breastfeeding & CPR. Most insurances reimburse. Register: 724-656-4023. At Jameson Rehabilitation Center, 3410 Wilmington Rd., New Castle, PA.

Genealogy with Betty and Sue

May
13
2015
05/13/2015 | 7pm

http://www.lawrencechs.com


tree for geneology for historical society event Where do you begin to look for your family roots? Sue Linville, administrator of Historical Society, and Betty DiRisio, board member and archivist, will guide you on how to use Historical Society, local library & internet to start your family tree or dig deeper into it. Free/open to the public. Info 724-658-4022 or website. At Lawrence County Historical Society, 408 N. Jefferson St., New Castle, PA.

Public Reception

May
15
2015
05/15/2015 | 6 pm - 8 pm

http://www.hoytartcenter.org


hoyt logo All welcome to view Joseph Orffeo's paintings & sculptures and Tom Hubert's ceramic expressions in Main Gallery & Blair Walkway Gallery. Free.  724-652-2882  At Hoyt Center for Arts, 124 E. Leasure Ave., New Castle, PA.

Spring Garden Party / Tea Party

May
16
2015
05/16/2015 - 05/17/2015

http://www.volantshops.com


spring party Spend a relaxing day on Main Street previewing gardening ideas for indoor and outdoor living. Make your reservations for our Traveling Tea, call The Kitchen Shoppe 1-800-435-0015. Hours: 10 - 5 pm Sat. & 12 noon - 5 pm Sun. In Volant, PA.

Garden Mart

May
16
2015
05/16/2015 | 8 am - 2 pm

garden mart sale 2015 Flower & vegetable plants, fun crafts, hanging baskets, food, baked goods, soil testing and garden info. Held since 1976. Space rental call 724-654-3893 or 724-730-9414. At Cascade Park pavilion, 1928 E. Washington St., New Castle, PA.

Breakaway Tours Yard Sale

May
16
2015
05/16/2015 | 8 am - 1 pm

yard sale for relay Huge multi-family goods for sale. All proceeds benefit Relay for Life. At Breakaway Tours office, 2103 Wilmington Rd., New Castle, PA.

All Handmade Craft / Artisan Festival

May
16
2015
05/16/2015 | 9 am - 4:30 pm

artisan craft items second one better Crafters and artisans from all over PA will be displaying and selling their handmade items from wood carvings, jewelry, wreath, purses, dried locally grown flowers, caterers, bakers & more. Where it all started in Volant, PA. Info: Jamie Pagley, 724-944-4844. At The Meeting House beside Volant Mills, Volant, PA.

6th Annual Freedom Fair

May
16
2015
05/16/2015 | 11 am - 2 pm

http://www.disabilityoptionsnetwork.org


disability options network logo We will celebrate the fact that all human beings are more alike than different with food, fun activities, entertainment, vendors & disability info.  724-652-5144  At The Riverwalk Amphitheater, 200 block of E. Washington St., New Castle, PA.

DANCE, DANCE, DANCE

May
16
2015
05/16/2015 | 7 pm - 11 pm

http://www.hoytartcenter.org


salsa dancing the second one Learn to Swing and Salsa with professional instructor, former Fred Astaire World tour pro, Ken Scavnicky, before hitting the floor with your own moves to some classic 70's & 80's dance faves! $10 cover. Cash bar, food & drink provided by The Commonwealth and Two Rivers Artisan Coffee Works. Tickets: 724-652-2882. At The Riverplex, S. Mill St., New Castle, PA. Benefits Arts on the Riverwalk Festival, July 10-11.

POP GOES INGRID!

May
16
2015
05/16/2015 | 7:30 pm

http://www.newcastleplayhouse.org


ingred for playhouse A song and dance tribute featuring entertainer, Ingrid Ullrich taking you on a stroll through the ages! A one night exclusive show you don't want to miss! Tickets: $15.  724-654-3437  At New Castle Playhouse, 202 E. Long Ave., New Castle, PA.

Marti Park Outdoor Craft & Flea Market

May
16
2015
05/16/2015 | 9 am - 2 pm

amish donuts craft show for marti park  flea market of quilts for marti parkAmish donuts & baked goods, plants, crafts & jewelry, used merchandise, quilts, blind auction & great food. Venders needed, call 724-946-2560. At Marti Park, 669 Wilson Mill Rd., New Castle, PA. Proceeds benefit the park.

Relay For Life Colors For The Cure

May
16
2015
05/16/2015 | noon

colors for relay for life Join us for opening ceremony with Civic Chorale singing National Anthem followed by prayer. Then on stage dance studios with Studio P, Diamond Dance Academy & Betti Barney. There'll be games, entertainment, Chinese auction, food & drinks until 8 pm. 7 pm Storytelling Lady. Elvis will be in the house. 9:15 pm Luminary ceremony. At Helling Stadium, Ellwood City, PA.

North Country Trail May Hike

May
17
2015
05/17/2015 | 1 pm

http://www.northcountrytrail.org/wam


hike for may for north country trail hike Walk along the pines, rocks, the Slippery Rock creek gorge to covered bridge and mill dam in McConnells Mill State Park. Free/all welcome.  724-827-2350  Meet at parking lot on Cheeseman Rd. (past Breakneck campgrounds) from Rte. 19 in Portersville, PA.

Guided Labyrinth Walk

May
17
2015
05/17/2015 | 2 pm - 4 pm

http://www.vmesc.org


labrythin walk The Labyrinth is a tool that allows us to explore our inner space and discover the sacred within and around us. Participants prayerfully walk the outdoor grass path after receiving thematic instructions from the presenter. Free, however donations accepted. Questionable weather conditions, call 724-964-8886 for program status. At Villa Maria Community Center, Villa Maria Rd., Villa Maria, PA.

New Castle Rotary Club Entrepreneur of the Year Award Dinner

May
18
2015
05/18/2015 | 5 pm

Annual affair to honor an entrepreneur of the year from Lawrence County. This year's recipient is Toni McKay, owner of StarBound Entertainment which are giant helium parade balloons. $35/per person. Tickets: Dale Perelman 724-654-9430 or e-mail mishda@aol.com or Drew McDowell 724-598-1210 or email lmcdowell@fcbanking.com. At Villa Banquet Center, 2500 New Butler Rd., New Castle, PA.

The Art of Music with Pittsburgh Symphony Orchestra

May
20
2015
05/20/2015 | 8 pm

http://www.pittsburghsymphony.org/src


Art Pittsburgh Symphony Music can inspire art, art can inspire music and both inspire this stunning program led by resident conductor Fawzi Haimor. Music of Mendelssohn, Tchaikovsky, Respighi and Stravinsky. Tickets: 1-800-743-8650. At Scottish Rite Cathedral, 110 E. Lincoln Ave., New Castle, PA.

PyroFest

May
22
2015
05/22/2015 - 05/23/2015

http://www.pyrofest.com


fireworks Amazing fireworks display and festival with live music, food & kid's zone. At Cooper's Lake Campground, 205 Currie Rd., Slippery Rock, PA. Details later on website.

Memorial Day Weekend Classic Dog Show

May
22
2015
05/22/2015 - 05/25/2015

http://www.newcastlekennelclub.com


dog show for fairgrounds in may Come and observe the many breed of dogs of showmanship entries. They come from all over the United State to compete. Free admission for spectators.  724-321-9933  At Lawrence County Fairgrounds, 464 Midway Dr., New Castle, PA.

Princess Party

May
23
2015
05/23/2015 | 12 noon

http://www.ncdlc.org


frozen party at library in may We are having a Frozen themed party. Costumes are fun and optional but not required. Register by May 16 to Sharon: 724-658-6659 ext. 111. At New Castle Public Library, 207 E. North St., New Castle, PA.

Every Sunday Night with Roy Rubin and his Superstars

May
24
2015
05/24/2015 | 7 pm - 10 pm

http/://royrubin.home.comcast.net/~royrubin/


roy rubin gang Come on out for an enjoyable evening of live music, dancing & food. Performances every Sunday evening.  724-652-0331 or 724-651-4997   At Shenango Twp. VFD Social Hall, route 18, West Middlesex, PA.

Fish-for-Free Days in PA

May
24
2015
05/24/2015

fish for free dayfish for free day a little girlfish for free day a familyfish for free day a little boy This allows anyone (resident or non-resident) to legally fish on Pennsylvania waterways on this designated day with NO FISHING LICENSE REQUIRED. Trout/salmon and Lake Erie permits are also NOT required. All other fishing regulations still apply. Fish-for-Free Days are great ways for families to “catch” the fun of fishing! Other free day is July 4.

The Berenstain Bears LIVE! at Westminster College Celebrity Series

May
27
2015
05/27/2015 | 6:30 pm

http://www.westminster.edu/celebrity


berenstain bears Everyone's favorite bear family comes to life in this professional theatrical experience for the whole family! Tickets: $12. Reservations: 724-946-7371. Held in Orr Auditorium, New Wilmington, PA.

The Great American Trailer Park Christmas Musical

May
29
2015
05/29/2015 - 06/07/2015

http://www.newcastleplayhouse.org


great american trailer park musical Holiday time at North Florida's Armadillo Acres means everyone's filled with warmth and beer. But when a freak bout of amnesia strikes the trailer park Scrooge, neighborly love is put to the test. 7:30 pm Thurs, Fri. & Sat. and 2 pm Sun. May 29,30,31, June 4,5,6 & 7.  724-654-3437  At New Castle Playhouse, Annex Theatre, 202 E. Long Ave., New Castle, PA.

26th Annual Spring Yard Sale

May
30
2015
05/30/2015 | 9 am - ?

yard sale for wampums Looking for treasures? then come to Chewton, New Beaver or Wampum for them. Sellers must register at local businesses to be placed on map. Maps available May 26. Spaces available at Wampum Chapel - Main St./Clyde for $5/space.  724-535-8899

The John Thompson Memorial 5K Run/Walk

May
30
2015
05/30/2015 | 9 am

http://www.ntsd.org


kids & adults running race for neshannock Race in memory of John Thompson, Neshannock science teacher. Info and registration: website. Hosted by Neshannock HS Cross Country Boosters.

Lawrence County Builders Association Home Improvement Fair

May
30
2015
05/30/2015 | 10 am - 3 pm

http://www.lawrencecountybuilders.com


tools for home improvement show "Meet your Home Improvement Partners" hosted by Lowe's. View new ideas or for remodeling, then this is the place where it is happening.  724-658-4432  Under the tent at Lowe's Home Improvement Warehouse parking lot, 2640 W. State St., New Castle, PA.

Frederick Douglass comes to Darlington, PA.

May
30
2015
05/30/2015 | 10 am

frederick douglass picture Living historian, Steven Cole of Freeport, IL, visiting Darlington Days as Frederick Douglass, who was a prominent African-American Abolitionist that visited Beaver Co. in 1847. 10 am parade and 11 am greet him in front of Greersburg Academy (houses Underground Railroad display), Main St. 1:30 pm he'll speak at former Free Presby. Church, 140 First St., Darlington, PA.

Vision Ministries Rivers of Living Water Crusade

May
30
2015
05/30/2015 | 1:15 pm

praise and worship for may 30 Inspiring message with Rev. David Young, Rev Albert Librizzi & Evangelist Randy Crum also praise and worship music with 3sixteen praise team. Free admission. At New Castle High School auditorium, 310 E. Lincoln Ave., New Castle, PA.