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Older Americans Month

Older Americans Month is celebrated in May. Allegheny County commemorates the past and current contributions made by men and women over the age of 60 through events designed to entertain, energize and express gratitude. 

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These events were developed in cooperation with the Allegheny County DHS Area Agency on Aging.

Unless otherwise noted, all events are free and open to the public.

Wednesday, May 1 
Play and Sway in Riverview Park
Energetic, interactive dance/exercise event that will also showcase Citiparks activities
10:00 a.m. – 2:00 p.m.
Riverview Park Activities Building
Riverview Drive off Riverview Avenue
Sponsored by: City of Pittsburgh (Citiparks) Department of Parks and Recreation

Thursday, May 16
Senior Games Kick Off
Kick off the Summer Senior Games with a hot dog roast and registration party
10:00 a.m. – 2:00 p.m.
Schenley Park Skating Rink
Overlook Drive in Schenley Park
Sponsored by: City of Pittsburgh (Citiparks) Department of Parks and Recreation

Thursday, May 16
PDF Icon Western-themed evening
Catered meal with entertainment 
Hors d’oeuvres at 5:00 p.m., dinner at 6:00 p.m. 
$10.00 per person
Reservations required by calling 412-561-8400
Seton Center
1900 Pioneer Avenue, Pittsburgh, PA  15226
Sponsored by Seton Center, Inc.

Monday, May 20
Spring Walk in the Park
A walk in Squaw Valley Park in O’Hara Township with staff and friends from Catholic Youth Association
10:00 a.m. - 1:00 p.m.
Squaw Valley Park
401 Fox Chapel Road – Municipal Building
Sponsored by: Catholic Youth Association

Saturday, May 25
PDF Icon Senior Ball
Semi-formal dinner dance w/entertainment
5:00 p.m. – 10:00 p.m.
$6.00 per person/$10.00 per couple
Tickets available at the door or by calling 412-392-4450
Hill House Association Auditorium
1835 Centre Avenue, Pittsburgh, PA 15219
Sponsored by: Hill House Association/Senior Services

Wednesday, May 29
Senior Day at Highland Park
Senior Community Day – Old Fashioned Picnic
11:00 a.m.  – 4:00 p.m.
Highland Park 
Rhododendron Pavilion
Sponsored by: Lemington Community Services

Friday, May 31
Picnic in the Park
Picnic with fun, food, entertainment and prizes
10:00 a.m. – 2:00 p.m.
Renzie Park, McKeesport
Blue Pavilion, McKeesport, PA
Sponsored by: LifeSpan, Inc.

Older Americans Month 2012

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