Summer Art Classes at Hoyt Center

Aug
01
2015
08/01/2015 - 08/15/2015

http://www.hoytartcenter.org


summer word for hoyt classesA variety of art classes are being offered for the young and older. 724-652-2882 At Hoyt Center for the Arts 124 E. Leasure Ave., New Castle, PA.

 

New Castle Farmer’s Market

Aug
01
2015
08/01/2015 - 10/31/2015 | 8:30 am - 1 pm

farmer market new castle Every Saturday thru Oct., vendors will be selling produce, organic produce, baked goods, gluten-free products, sugar-free products, pasta, plant cuttings, canned goods, honey, handmade craft products and more. We are always open to new vendors and would like musicians to play for several hours at the market. Info: email Audrey339@aol.com  Downtown at East & E. Washington St., New Castle, PA.

Ellwood City Farmers’ Market

Aug
01
2015
08/01/2015 - 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. 9 - 11 am live music entertainment every week. Market runs June 6 - Oct. 5.  724-758-5501  In parking lot at 500 Beaver Ave., Ellwood City, PA.

Fresh Marketplace at New Wilmington Center

Aug
01
2015
08/01/2015 - 10/03/2015 | 9 am - 1 pm

http://fmp.newwilmington.info/


fresh market place logo for new wilmington Featuring baked goods, eggs, meats, cheeses, and much more! Share info with your friends. Every Saturday thru Oct. 3. At Chestnut St., behind Mugsies, New Wilmington, PA.

Historic Gristmill Open at McConnells Mill State Park

Aug
02
2015
08/02/2015 - 08/30/2015 | 11 am - 4 pm

historic gristmill at mc connells mill Tour the 19th century gristmill Wednesdays thru Sundays until end of Sept. Park at Kildoo picnic area and hike down to mill. Limited parking with disabilities available beside mill. 1 - 3 pm interpretive tours given by staff or volunteers. Group tours, call 724-368-8811. At 2697 McConnells Mill Rd., Portersville, PA.

Rising Star Theatre Camp in New Castle

Aug
03
2015
08/03/2015 - 08/08/2015 | 9 am - 2:30 pm

http://www.newcastleplayhouse.org


summer theatre camp for new castle 2015 You will learn dance, acting and overall theatre exposure. Ages 8 - 18. Two sessions. First June 15 - 20 and second Aug. 3 - 8 with a Saturday performance at 10 am. $200/per student which includes tuition, theatre materials, lunch & commemorative T-shirt. Space limited. Register: 724-654-3437. At New Castle Playhouse, 212 E. Long Ave., New Castle, PA.

Summer Fun at New Castle Public Library

Aug
03
2015
08/03/2015 | 2 pm

http://www.ncdlc.org


american indians Carnegie Natural History Museum returns with American Indian Adventures. Program geared for upper elementary/middle school. Registration required at 724-658-6659. At 207 E. North St., New Castle, PA.

New Castle Walks

Aug
04
2015
08/04/2015 - 08/27/2015 | 12 noon - 1 pm

group of peoples feet walking for new castle walks Spend part of your lunch hour with your neighbors by walking the Riverwalk with the Y. Walks last 30 - 40 minutes then grab a quick bite to eat from a local restaurant to head back to work. 12 noon - 1 pm every Tues. & Thur.  724-658-4766 x 21  Meet in front of YMCA or at corner of Riverplex.

Art Exhibit at Hoyt Center for the Arts

Aug
04
2015
08/04/2015 - 10/23/2015

http://www.hoytartcenter.org


james rosati at hoyt 2015 American sculptor, James Rosati, was perhaps best known for his stainless steel piece ldeogram, once standing over 23 feet. Exhibit includes iconic sculptures and works on paper. Hours: 11 am - 8 pm Tues. & Thurs., 11 am - 4 pm Wed., Fri. & Sat. Free admission.  724-652-2882  At 124 E. Leasure Ave., New Castle, PA.

Read, Learn, Grow at Apple Castle

Aug
05
2015
08/05/2015 | 11 am

http://www.applecastle.com


read learn grow Join us for a farm related story & activity. $5/per child or $12/family maximum. Dates: June 24, July 8 & 22, Aug. 5 & 19.  724-652-3221  At Apple Castle, 277 State Route 18, New Wilmington, PA.

Lawrence County’s FREE Summer Meal Program

Aug
05
2015
08/05/2015 - 08/26/2015 | 11 am - 12 noon

http://www.ncdlc.org


lunch food Every Wednesday and Friday beginning on Wed., June 10. No paper work required. Children up to age 18 are eligible.  724-658-6659  At New Castle Public Library, 207 E. North St., New Castle, PA.

DiscoverE Day Camp Series at Moraine State Park

Aug
05
2015
08/05/2015 | 10 am - 2 pm

natural resources for moraine state park 2015 9 - 12 yrs. are invited to become "Penn's Adventurers" as we build outdoor skills using our natural resources and encourage healthy experiences and build knowledge of the outdoors. Held three Wednesdays, August 5, 12, & 19. Pack a lunch for each day. $15/series. Registration begins May 29 at 724-368-3612 between 9 am & 3 pm. In Portersville, PA.

St. Vitus Parish Festival in New Castle

Aug
05
2015
08/05/2015 - 08/08/2015

St. Vitus festival 2015 Family fun, homemade foods, Italian favorites, nightly entertainment, games, kiddieland, kids rides & raffles. 10:30 pm Saturday, FIREWORKS.  724-652-3422  At St. Vitus church grounds, 910 S. Mercer St., New Castle, PA.

LIVE! at The Confluence

Aug
06
2015
08/06/2015 - 08/27/2015 | 6 pm - 9 pm

http://www.confluencecoffee.org


open-mic-night 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.

Pulaski Flea and Farmer’s Market

Aug
06
2015
08/06/2015 - 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.

Mt. Jackson, PA 200th Anniversary

Aug
07
2015
08/07/2015 - 08/09/2015

http://mtjacksonmuseum.org/news


Three big days of Celebrating 200 years. Daily events: arts & crafts, petting zoo, Chinese auction, pony rides, train ride, horse & buggy rides. Food, games, live music plus more. 10 pm Sat. fireworks. Free admission & parking.  724-667-7579  In Mt. Jackson, PA.

20th Annual Golf Outing in Ellwood City

Aug
07
2015
08/07/2015

people golfing for bc3 outing Join us for a team scramble as an individual or as a 4 - person team. Prizes awarded. 10 am registration & 11 am shot-gun start. Info: 724-287-8711 ext. 8161 or email ruth.orloski@bc3.e3du  Registration deadline is July 24. At Olde Stonewall Golf Club, 1495 Mercer Rd., Ellwood City, PA. Benefits students at BC3 for affordable education.

New Castle’s Friday Lunch Concerts

Aug
07
2015
08/07/2015 - 08/28/2015 | 11:30 am - 1 pm

music notes for lunch music series downtown Bring your lunch or grab a box lunch from a local business and come enjoy the FREE concerts. Every Friday thru Aug. 28. At Zambelli Park, corner of E. Washington & Mill Streets, New Castle, PA.

Public Reception at Hoyt Center for the Arts

Aug
07
2015
08/07/2015 | 6 pm - 8 pm

http://www.hoytartcenter.org


james rosati at hoyt 2015 All welcome to view James Rosati's sculptures and works on paper art exhibit. Free.  724-652-2882  At 124 E. Leasure Ave., New Castle, PA.

BattleFrog Obstacle Course

Aug
08
2015
08/08/2015

www.battlefrogseries.com


battlefrog For the truly indomitable, this incomparable course puts you underground covering 650 acres of steeps & terraces, gorges & river bottoms. Racers and spectators experience the exhilaration of being part of the action during a dramatic SEAL team operation. To register: website. At Mines & Meadows ATV Park, 1307 Old Route 18, Wampum, PA.

2nd Saturday Celebration in Volant & “15 Mile Yard Sale”

Aug
08
2015
08/08/2015 | 9am - 5 pm

http://www.volantmills.com


15 mile yard sale 15 miles of treasure hunting from New Bedford to Volant on route 208. In Volant will be Amish donuts, live music too!  724-533-5611  On Main St., Volant, PA.

All Handmade Craft / Artisan Festival in Volant

Aug
08
2015
08/08/2015 | 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.

Ellwood City’s Summer Concert Series

Aug
08
2015
08/08/2015 | 7 pm

http://www.ellwoodcitycommunityenrichment.com


ellwood city musical notes July 12 Bring your friends to come along with you to the FREE concert featuring J.D. Eicher and the Goodnights. Bring your lawn chair. At the community plaza on Lawrence Ave., Ellwood City, PA. Rain - held in Lincoln High School. Concert dates: June 20,27,  July 11,18,25 & Aug. 8,15,22.

Muddy Creek Oil Field

Aug
08
2015
08/08/2015 | 11 am - 5 pm

http://www.3mjc.org


oil pump for muddy creek Come see a restored oil well in operation while it pumps some PA crude. The Bessemer Gas Engine and Marshall-Barr No. 19 oil well equipment is restored and open for visitors. Volunteers there to operate engine & answer questions. Dates: June 13, July 11, Aug. 8, Sept. 12, & Oct. 10. Located beyond state parks region 2 office bldg., 195 Park Rd., Prospect, PA. (Old 422 off Route 528).

All Day Praise, Fallen Warrior Tribute & Motorcycle Run in New Castle

Aug
08
2015
08/08/2015 - 08/09/2015

http://www.iatw.us


praise for fallen warriors Saturday: 9 am begins the day of indoor & outdoor activities with food for purchase all day. 4 pm prayer vigil, water baptism & music. Sunday: 9:30 am biker oriented worship service. 11 am - 1:30 pm ride registration. Donation: $15/driver, $10/pass & $5/military I.D. discount. 2 pm escorted ride leaves.Bring chairs. At Cascade Park, 1928 E. Washington St., New Castle, PA. Benefits The Warrior Foundation.

Community Day at Pearson Park

Aug
09
2015
08/09/2015

community day at pearson park 2015 1 - 5 pm Noga Community Outreach, 2 - 5 pm live music by The Dorals, pic & ice cream social & face painting artist. All day Rapid Tappets classic & antique car show. At corner of Mercer & Mitchell Roads, New Castle, PA.

Mahoningtown Community Day

Aug
09
2015
08/09/2015 | 8 am - 11 pm

bagpipers for mahoningtown 2015 8 am a 5k race kicks off the day. 9 am opening ceremony with bagpipes. 10:15 mass. Music entertainment, games & food all day. 9:30 pm baby doll dance with fireworks to follow. At Darlington Park, main street of Mahoningtown, PA.

Friday Night Live at the Riverwalk

Aug
14
2015
08/14/2015 | 6 pm - 9 pm

friday night live Free summer concert featuring Summer Praise Fest - Series 2 and intermission by Michelle Goodman Studio. Bring a lawn chair or sit on the rock walls. Concert dates June 5 & 19, July 10 & 24, Aug. 14 & 28.  724-654-8408  At the Riverwalk Amphitheater, downtown on E. Washington St., New Castle, PA.

Ellwood City’s Summer Concert Series

Aug
15
2015
08/15/2015 | 7 pm

http://www.ellwoodcitycommunityenrichment.com


ellwood city musical notes July 12 Bring your friends to come along with you to the FREE concert featuring the Wrangler Band. Bring your lawn chair. At the community plaza on Lawrence Ave., Ellwood City, PA. Rain - held in Lincoln High School. Concert dates: June 20,27,  July 11,18,25 & Aug. 8,15,22.

Trunk Show at Blocher Jewelers

Aug
15
2015
08/15/2015 | 10 am - 3 pm

trunk show at blockers We're celebrating the addition of several new lines with My Saint My Hero, Headbands of Hope, Lindsay Phillips & Pursecase! Plus Angelica Collection has expanded their line of bracelets. See newest styles and stock up for all your upcoming birthdays and holidays. Bracelets will be buy four, get one free. At 283 State Route 288, Franklin Plaza, Ellwood City, PA.

Tour de La Mec in New Wilmington

Aug
16
2015
08/16/2015 | 7:30 am - 4 pm

http://www.lccconline.com


tour de lamec bicycling event Scenic ride on lightly traveled roads of four 25 mile loops. Drinks, snacks & hot food supplied for all riders. 7:30 am registration. Cost: $20. Reservations: 724-652-3434. At Marti Park, 604 Phillips School Rd., New Wilmington, PA. Proceeds support local bicycling.

North Country Trail Association Hike

Aug
16
2015
08/16/2015 | 1 pm

http://northcountrytrail.org/wam/


summer walk for August Put on your walking shoes for trail walking of approx. 3 miles. We'll walk on North Country Trail from Burnside Rd., under route 422 bridge, to McDanel boat launch of Moraine State Park. Free/all welcome. 724-827-2350  Meet at McDanel boat launch, north shore of Moraine State Park, West Park Rd., Slippery Rock, PA.

Summer Music Series in Pearson Park

Aug
16
2015
08/16/2015 | 3 pm - 5 pm

music notes for peason park 2015 Bring your friends and your lawn chair for the FREE concert featuring Jim Frank Combo. Held in the gazebo of park. At corner of Mercer & Mitchell Roads, New Castle, PA. Concert dates: June 7,14,21,28, July 4,5,12,19,26 & Aug. 2,9,16,23. Rain date: Aug. 30.

Lawrence County Fair

Aug
17
2015
08/17/2015 - 08/22/2015

http://www.lawrencecountyfair.com


lawrence county fair 3 Exciting fun, grandstand events, animals, rides, food, entertainment and much more for the entire family and of course FIREWORKS. 724-654-7745  At Lawrence County Fairgrounds, 464 Midway Dr., New Castle, PA.

Read, Learn, Grow at Apple Castle

Aug
19
2015
08/19/2015 | 11 am

http://www.applecastle.com


read learn grow Join us for a farm related story & activity. $5/per child or $12/family maximum. Dates: June 24, July 8 & 22, Aug. 5 & 19.  724-652-3221  At Apple Castle, 277 State Route 18, New Wilmington, PA.

Guided Labyrinth Walk at Villa Maria

Aug
19
2015
08/19/2015 | 6:30 pm - 8:30 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.

Yard Sale in New Castle

Aug
21
2015
08/21/2015 - 08/22/2015 | 10 am - 4 pm

http://www.spiritualpathinc.org


yard sale for spiritual path church Come and go treasure shopping for the young and older. Accepting donations of items you no longer want or need by calling 724-698-7564. At The Spiritual Path Church, 2041 Moravia St., Ext., New Castle, PA.

Ellwood City’s Summer Concert Series

Aug
22
2015
08/22/2015 | 7 pm

http://www.ellwoodcitycommunityenrichment.com


ellwood city musical notes July 12 Bring your friends to come along with you to the FREE concert featuring Harmony Zelie Jazz Ensemble. Bring your lawn chair. At the community plaza on Lawrence Ave., Ellwood City, PA. Rain - held in Lincoln High School. Concert dates: June 20,27, July 11,18,25 & Aug. 8,15,22.

End of Summer Rail Blast in West Pittsburg

Aug
22
2015
08/22/2015 | 10 am

http://www.blrhs.org


tower at west pittsburg railroad station  Family oriented event with G scale, O scale & HO scale operating layouts, train-related vendors, rail memorabilia & much more. 6 pm large rail memorabilia auction.  724-775-4607  Plenty of parking. Held outdoors under tent canopies. At West Pittsburg Train Station, 2114 Old Route 168, West Pittsburg, PA. Benefits West Pittsburg Station restoration fund.

8th Annual Wings & Wheels Fly-In or Cruise-In in New Castle

Aug
22
2015
08/22/2015 | 10:30 am - 4 pm

airplane for wings & wheels 2015car show for wings & sheels 2015See classic, experimental, aerobatic, war bird replica's, light sport airplanes & gyrocopters plus RC model aerobatic demonstrations. Car cruise, music by DJ, raffle for free airplane ride at 3 pm. Food for sale & free corn on the cob. Helicopter rides/$30. Free admission & parking.  330-758-2838  At New Castle Airport, 406 Frank Farone Dr., New Castle, PA.

Kid’s Fishing Derby at Westminster College

Aug
22
2015
08/22/2015

big fishkids with lots of fishkid fishing with adult Win a trophy for catches of the day: most fish caught, largest fish & most unusual fish. All participants entered are entered in a drawing for prizes. Ages 16 & under with supervision and bring own poles & tackle. Worm bait available. $5 registration fee. 8 am registration & 9 - 11 am fishing with awards to follow.  724-944-4836  At Brittan Lake, New Wilmington, PA.

Gazebo Concert featuring Alleghany Drifters in Wampum

Aug
23
2015
08/23/2015 | 7 pm - 8:30 pm

gazebo for wampum Free concert to the community. Wampum Lion's Club selling refreshments and having 50/50 drawing.  724-535-8866  At Main St., Wampum, PA. Rains, held in Wampum gym.

Summer Music Series in Pearson Park

Aug
23
2015
08/23/2015 | 2:15 pm - 5 pm

music notes for peason park 2015 Bring your friends and your lawn chair for the FREE concerts. 2:15 - 2:45 pm with Major Minors Youth Show Choir and then at 3 pm featuring Red Coat Band. Held in the gazebo of park. At corner of Mercer & Mitchell Roads, New Castle, PA. Concert dates: June 7,14,21,28, July 4,5,12,19,26 & Aug. 2,9,16,23. Rain date: Aug. 30.

Prenatal Childbirth, CPR & Breastfeeding Classes

Aug
26
2015
08/26/2015 | 7 pm - 9 pm

pregnant women A six-week small-group education sessions begins Aug. 26 for expectant mothers 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.

Friday Night Live at the Riverwalk

Aug
28
2015
08/28/2015 | 6 pm - 9pm

friday night live Free summer concert featuring "The Dorals" singing oldies music and intermission by PA Martial Arts Academy. Bring a lawn chair or sit on the rock walls. Concert dates June 5 & 19, July 10 & 24, Aug. 14 & 28.  724-654-8408  At the Riverwalk Amphitheater, downtown on E. Washington St., New Castle, PA.

2nd Annual Gun Bash in New Castle

Aug
29
2015
08/29/2015

wall of guns Walls of guns, 50/50, stripe tickets, raffles all day, food & beverage. $20/per ticket. 11:30 doors open and 12 pm raffle begins.  724-333-0769 or 724-652-4747  At Shenango Social Hall, 2424 E. Washington St., New Castle, PA. Benefits Special Olympics Lawrence County & Red Knights PA Chapter 24.

Stars and Stripes USO Dance in Ellwood City

Aug
29
2015
08/29/2015 | 7 pm - 11 pm

uso dance for ellwood city 2015 Dancing, live band & light refreshments. Prizes awarded for best period attire, best ladies hairstyles & best dance couples throughout the night! 6 pm doors open. Tickets: $25/person or $45/couple and veterans are $10. Tickets at door or Ellwood City Area Chamber's office, 806 Lawrence Ave. Dance at Ellwood City Sons of Italy, 808 Lawrence Ave., Ellwood City, PA.

Memories Car Cruise in New Castle

Aug
30
2015
08/30/2015 | 10 am - 8 pm

memories car show Music by Jimmy Ross and The Jaggerz, Voices and The Holidays. Plus 50/50 raffle, Chinese auction, food vendors and cars, cars, cars. Free to the public.  724-652-8217  Downtown New Castle, PA.