Get Out: International Dinner, Burns Supper or Hockey
Here's a look at five things happening in and around the community this weekend.
It’s Friday, and you're still trying to decide what to do for the weekend. You're in luck. Sewickley Patch is here with a few ideas:
When/Where: 6:30 p.m. Friday at North Park Ice Rink
Why Go: The Quaker Valley Ice Hockey will take on Kittanning High School in this year’s UPMC outdoor charity high school game.
Admission: $5 in advance; $7 at the game. Souvenir shirts are $15 at the game, which benefits the Juvenile Diabetes Research Foundation.
When/Where: 8 p.m. Friday and Saturday; 2 and 7 p.m. Sunday at the O’Reilly Theater, Pittsburgh Public Theater’s home in the heart of the Cultural District.
Why Go: See history come alive at this Tony-winning "Best Musical." The show features Lou Valenzi, Quaker Valley choir teacher and musical director.
Admission: $29 to $60. Students and age 26 and younger $15.75 with valid ID. Family Fun Packs, with two student and two adult tickets, are available for $100. For tickets call 412-316-1600 or visit ppt.org
When/Where: 7 to 9 p.m. Friday, Jan. 25 at the Old Economy Village Visitor's Center, 270 16th St., in Ambridge.
Why Go: Learn about Harmonist woodworkers when Quaker Valley sophomore Michael Falcone, as part of a school project, hosts an opening reception for the exhibit. The exhibit , which will be on display through April.
Admission: Free. All are invited.
When/Where: 6 p.m. Saturday, Jan. 26 at Fern Hollow Nature Center.
Why Go: Fern Hollow Nature Center is hosting its first Burns Supper, a celebration of the life and works of poet Robert Burns. Event includes appetizers, dinner, whiskey sampling, cheese sampling and music.
Admission: $75 per person or $100 for non-members. Reservations required. Email firstname.lastname@example.org
When/Where: 4:30 p.m. Saturday, Jan. 26 at Sewickley Academy.
Why Go: Sewickley Academy’s annual dinner promotes awareness of different cultures and countries around the world. Dinner begins at 4:30 pm in the Middle and Senior School cafeteria. Cultural performances begin at 6 p.m. in Rea Auditorium.