COUNTY CALENDAR | County Calendar
CONCERT SERIES – The Waynesburg Lions Club hosts its free summer concert series “Sounds of Summer” at the Waynesburg Lions Park Performance Pavilion on Tuesday evenings until the end of September. The musical concerts will take place from 6 p.m. to 8 p.m. and the public is invited to attend. People visiting the park for concerts are kindly requested to bring garden chairs and / or blankets. Call 724-998-6962 for more information.
CONCERT SERIES – Bring a blanket or chair to Mason-Dixon Historical Park on Saturdays August 7 and September 11 and sit back and relax to live music from 6 p.m. to 8 p.m. at the Amphitheater. Tickets are $ 5 at the door and children under 12 are free. Concessions will be on sale at the show thanks to the Red Hats Society. For more information, visit www.facebook.com/MasonDixon/events/.
CAR SHOW – The Skyview Drive-In Car Show will take place from 11 a.m. to 3 p.m. on Saturday, August 7. Auction and more. Registration begins at 10 a.m. and costs $ 10 per car. Windshield plates for the first 100 cars. 16 trophies will be awarded.
GREENE COUNTY FAIR – The annual agricultural fair, which runs August 8-14, will again feature a full program of action-packed events, breeding competitions, live music, carnival rides and your food favorite fairgrounds. For more information, visit www.greenecountyfair.org.
4-H / FFA SALE – The 2021 Greene County 4-H and FFA Market Beef and Lamb Sale will be held on Thursday, August 12 at the County Fairgrounds, during the Greene County Fair, which lasts one week. The sale will start at 6 p.m. Approximately 42 steers and 64 lambs will be auctioned by Behm’s Auction and Real Estate Service.
FREE FESTIVAL – The County Recreation Department will present the Greene County Music Fest September 4-5. The free event will feature regional artists, headliners, a cash / gun bash night and more. Sponsorships are available. For more information, call Bret Moore at 724-852-5323.
FLASHLIGHT DRAGS – This popular event returns to Greene County Airport on Sunday, September 12. Races are not prepared, 1/8 of a mile, grudge style matches. All registered vehicles are allowed to run during basic hours from 2:00 p.m. to 5:30 p.m., with departures from 5:30 p.m. Rider gates open at 11:30 a.m., spectator gates open at 12 p.m. Admission is $ 40 for runners, $ 10 for spectators (children under 12 will be admitted free).
BOWLBY LIBRARY – Opening hours are:
Monday to Thursday, 9 a.m. to 6 p.m.
Fridays and Saturdays from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m.
Bowlby Library is hosting the following upcoming events:
n TAILS & TALES SUMMER READING – Until August 14th.
Mondays – Kindergarten Transition Classes: Children ages 4-6 will come together to learn skills that will be essential in their transition to kindergarten.
Tuesdays – Preschool storytelling lessons at 10:30 am and 1:30 pm; and toddlers at 5 p.m.
Wednesdays – The school-age day program for ages 6-12 will participate in fun projects and activities that focus on the theme of “Tails and Tales”. This will take place every Wednesday from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. Stories Under the Moon will also take place on Wednesdays at 5 p.m.
Thursday – Toddler time at 10:30 am and 1:30 pm; and STREAM / STEM classes at 5 p.m.
Saturdays – Block Party at 11 am which is free game for different ages of kids. The youngest can come and play with blocks of foam and wood while the older ones can participate in the Lego challenges for the day. This is intended for siblings of different age groups so parents can still enjoy the library programming but without the multiple trips.
n SUMMER READING FOR ADULTS – The library invites adults to the library this summer for the “Tails & Tales” adult summer reading program until August 14th. Read your favorite books or listen to audiobooks and win prizes all summer long. Pick up a flyer from the library or visit their website at www.evakbowlby.org. Summer readers of all ages can also follow their reading through the Beanstack app [https://evakbowlby.beanstack.com]. Create your account on a personal computer or mobile device (Apple or Android) and start earning badges and prizes today.
n ANNUAL ZOO TRIP – On Saturday, August 14, from 8 a.m. to 4:30 p.m., enjoy a family day out at the Pittsburgh Zoo and Aquarium. Admission is free for children 2 and under; fees for older children and adults are $ 18 per person. Pack lunch or buy lunch at the zoo. Transport costs are included in the price of admission. You must register and pay for the tickets by August 5th.
Residents are encouraged to support the Bowlby Library by visiting Eva K. Bowlby’s website or their social media channels on Facebook, Instagram or YouTube.
Call or stop by the Eva K. Bowlby Public Library for more information or to register for any of the above events.
FLENNIKEN LIBRARY – Opening hours are as follows:
Mondays and Wednesdays from 10 a.m. to 6 p.m.
Tuesdays and Thursdays from 10 a.m. to 8 p.m.
Fridays and Saturdays from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m.
SUPPORT MEETINGS – Steps Inside, Inc., located at 1790 Morris St. in Waynesburg, coordinates weekly recovery and support meetings for AA, NA and Al-Anon groups. These meetings are open to the public.
AA meetings are: Mondays, Wednesdays, Thursdays, Saturdays and Sundays at noon at Steps Inside; Wednesdays and Fridays at 8 p.m. at Steps Inside; Tuesdays and Fridays at noon at First United Methodist Church in Waynesburg; and Saturdays at 8:30 p.m. at St. Ann’s Catholic Church in Waynesburg.
NA meetings are: Mondays at 7:00 p.m. at Steps Inside; Tuesdays at 7 pm at St. Paul’s Lutheran Church in Carmichaels; Thursdays at 8 p.m. at St. Paul’s Lutheran Church in Carmichaels; Fridays at 11 p.m. at Steps Inside and Sundays at 7 p.m. at Steps Inside.
Al-Anon meetings are: Mondays at 7:00 p.m. at St. George’s Church in Waynesburg.