2012-07-05


Allegheny County Concerts & Events for July 9-15

PITTSBURGH – The Allegheny County Parks Department today announced its concerts and events schedule for July 9-15. All events are free unless otherwise noted. All concert acts and times are subject to change. For additional information, call 412-350-2455 or visit www.alleghenycounty.us/parks.

Date

Event & Location

Time

Mon., July 9

Allegheny County Parks Sports Clinic

Boys & Girls Club Wilkinsburg Branch, 813 South Avenue, Wilkinsburg

10:00 am-12:00 noon

Mon., July 9

Allegheny County Parks Sports Clinic

Boys & Girls Club Wilkinsburg Branch, 813 South Avenue, Wilkinsburg

12:30-2:30 pm

Mon., July 9

Blame It on the Wolf

$2 admission, ages 2 and younger are free. Call 412-831-8552 for reservations.

World Wide Web Icon South Park Children’s Theatre

6:30 pm

Tue., July 10

Pre-School Children’s Nature Hour

Specifically designed to introduce young children to the out-of-doors. Class is very hands-on, and most time is spent outside. Each child must be accompanied by a parent or guardian who will actively assist in teaching and learning process. Dress well for outdoor explorations, and expect to get wet and dirty. Call 724-935-2170 to pre-register or to be placed on waiting list.

North Park Latodami Nature Center

9:30-11:00 am

Tue., July 10

Free Swimming Lessons

Last names A-K, ages 5 & older.

Boyce, North, Settlers Cabin & South Park Pools

10:00-10:45 am

Tue., July 10

Allegheny County Parks Sports Clinic

Boys & Girls Club Wilkinsburg Branch, 813 South Avenue, Wilkinsburg

10:00 am-12:00 noon

Tue., July 10

Blame It on the Wolf

$2 admission, ages 2 and younger are free. Call 412-831-8552 for reservations.

World Wide Web Icon South Park Children’s Theatre

10:00 am

Tue., July 10

 Allegheny County Parks Sports Clinic 

 Boys & Girls Club Wilkinsburg Branch, 813 South Avenue, Wilkinsburg

12:30-2:30 pm

Tue., July 10

Pre-School Children’s Nature Hour

Specifically designed to introduce young children to the out-of-doors. Class is very hands-on, and most time is spent outside. Each child must be accompanied by a parent or guardian who will actively assist in teaching and learning process. Dress well for outdoor explorations, and expect to get wet and dirty. Call 724-935-2170 to pre-register or to be placed on waiting list.

North Park Latodami Nature Center

1:00-2:30 pm

Tue., July 10

Blame It on the Wolf

$2 admission, ages 2 and younger are free. Call 412-831-8552 for reservations.

World Wide Web Icon South Park Children’s Theatre

6:30 pm

Wed., July 11

Allegheny County Parks Sports Clinic

 Hunter Park, Cole Street & Swissvale Ave, Wilkinsburg New Location  

10:00 am-12:00 noon

Wed., July 11

Blame It on the Wolf

$2 admission, ages 2 and younger are free. Call 412-831-8552 for reservations.

World Wide Web Icon South Park Children’s Theatre

10:00 am

Wed., July 11

Allegheny County Parks Sports Clinic

Hunter Park, Cole Street & Swissvale Ave, Wilkinsburg New Location  

12:30-2:30 pm

Wed., July 11

Q&A with Penn State Master Gardeners

North Park Demonstration Gardens (Babcock & Ingomar)

4:00-6:00 pm

Wed., July 11

Hemlock Groove Concert –  World Wide Web Icon Maddie Arnold

Bring picnic baskets, chairs or blankets. Suggested donation of $5 per person. Kids are free. Pets on leashes welcome.

Hartwood Acres Park Hemlock Court (behind mansion)

6:00-9:00 pm

Wed., July 11

BMX Race

Race fee $8. Registration from 6:00-7:00 p.m. Race starts at 7:30 p.m.

World Wide Web Icon South Park BMX Track

6:00-9:00 pm

Wed., July 11

Big Band Bash – Tuesday Night Big Band with Lori Russo

North Park Ice Skating Rink

7:30 pm

Thu., July 12

Free Swimming Lessons

Last names L-Z, ages 5 & older.

Boyce, North, Settlers Cabin & South Park Pools

10:00-10:45 am

Thu., July 12

Allegheny County Parks Sports Clinic

Renziehausen Park, Eden Park Boulevard, McKeesport

10:00 am-12:00 noon

Thu., July 12

Thursday Adult Nature Walk

Join local naturalists on a guided, enlightening, leisurely paced walk.

North Park Ice Skating Rink Parking Lot

10:00 am-12:00 noon

Thu., July 12

Allegheny County Parks Sports Clinic

Renziehausen Park, Eden Park Boulevard, McKeesport

12:30-2:30 pm

Thu., July 12

The Bikinis – A New Musical Beach Party

Look out Jersey Boys, here come the Jersey Girls! This girl-group is reuniting after all these years to perform all your favorite songs from the ‘60s and ‘70s. A nonstop celebration that is sure to have you dancing in the aisle. Featuring favorites like Heat Wave, Mama Said, Under the Boardwalk, It’s Raining Men, and many more. $15 admission. Call 412-831-8552 for reservations.

World Wide Web Icon South Park Theatre

8:00 pm

Thu., July 12

Movie in the Park – World Wide Web Icon Sherlock Holmes: A Game of Shadows

North Park Lodge

Sunset

Fri.., July 13

Allegheny County Parks Sports Clinic

Renziehausen Park, Eden Park Boulevard, McKeesport

10:00 am-12:00 noon

Fri.., July 13

Allegheny County Parks Sports Clinic

Renziehausen Park, Eden Park Boulevard, McKeesport

12:30-2:30 pm

Sat.., July 14

7th Annual Allegheny County Mountain Bike Festival

Join the World Wide Web Icon Pittsburgh Off Road Cyclists and World Wide Web IconPittsburgh Trails Advocacy Group and celebrate mountain biking in the Allegheny County Parks. All ages are welcome to participate, but a rider’s skill level must be “advanced beginner” or above. Rides will last between one and three hours depending on skill level. All riders are required to wear helmets. Participants are encouraged to bring water.

Hartwood Acres Park (parking lot by school on Middle Road)

6:00-9:00 pm

Sat.., July 14

Summer Concert – BNY Mellon Jazz presents World Wide Web Icon  Smithsonian Jazz Masterworks Ensemble Tribute to Ella Fitzgerald

South Park Amphitheater

7:30 pm

Sat.., July 14

The Bikinis – A New Musical Beach Party

Look out Jersey Boys, here come the Jersey Girls! This girl-group is reuniting after all these years to perform all your favorite songs from the ‘60s and ‘70s. A nonstop celebration that is sure to have you dancing in the aisle. Featuring favorites like Heat Wave, Mama Said, Under the Boardwalk, It’s Raining Men, and many more. $15 admission. Call 412-831-8552 for reservations.

World Wide Web Icon South Park Theatre

8:00 pm

Sun., July 15 

7th Annual Allegheny County Mountain Bike Festival

Join the World Wide Web IconPittsburgh Off Road Cyclists and World Wide Web Icon Pittsburgh Trails Advocacy Group and celebrate mountain biking in the Allegheny County Parks. All ages are welcome to participate, but a rider’s skill level must be “advanced beginner” or above. Rides will last between one and three hours depending on skill level. All riders are required to wear helmets. Participants are encouraged to bring water. Food and refreshments will be served after this ride.

Boyce Park Soccer Field Pavilion

12:00 noon-3:00 pm

Sun., July 15 

The Bikinis – A New Musical Beach Party

Look out Jersey Boys, here come the Jersey Girls! This girl-group is reuniting after all these years to perform all your favorite songs from the ‘60s and ‘70s. A nonstop celebration that is sure to have you dancing in the aisle. Featuring favorites like Heat Wave, Mama Said, Under the Boardwalk, It’s Raining Men, and many more. $15 admission. Call 412-831-8552 for reservations.

World Wide Web Icon South Park Theatre

8:00 pm

 Sun., July 15

7th Annual Allegheny County Mountain Bike Festival

Join the World Wide Web Icon Pittsburgh Off Road Cyclists and  World Wide Web Icon Pittsburgh Trails Advocacy Group and celebrate mountain biking in the Allegheny County Parks. All ages are welcome to participate, but a rider’s skill level must be “advanced beginner” or above. Rides will last between one and three hours depending on skill level. All riders are required to wear helmets. Participants are encouraged to bring water. A pig roast will take place after this ride, and participants are asked to bring a covered dish to share.

North Park Parish Hill Barn

12:00 noon-3:00 pm

Sun., July 15 

World Wide Web Icon Carpenter Log House Tours

Donations appreciated.

Boyce Park

 1:00-4:00 pm

 Sun., July 15

World Wide Web Icon Oliver Miller Homestead – Whiskey Rebellion Day

Learn the importance of this event to our country. A short skit in which the first shots are fired will be performed at 2:00 p.m. & 3:00 p.m. $2 admission.

South Park

1:30-4:30 pm

Sun., July 15 

Summer Concert – World Wide Web Icon James Vincent McMorrow (Singer/Songwriter)

Hartwood Acres Park Amphitheater

7:30 pm


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