Sweetwater Center for The Arts 200 Broad St, Sewickley, PA15143 Sweetwater Center for the Arts provides arts education and cultural programming for Sewickley and surrounding…More communities. Sweetwater offers more than 400 art classes and workshops annually to children and adults in addition to summer camps for children and youth. There is a fee for most courses; however, scholarships are available to those demonstrating financial need. The center also presents live performances by some of Pittsburgh’s brightest musicians (Sweet Jazz Series in February; Summer Music Series in June) and art exhibitions in its Balcony Gallery open to the public for viewing free of charge. Every October and November, the center presents the MAVUNO Festival of African American Art & Culture, which includes performances, music, exhibitions and numerous other free events. Sweetwater's annual Holiday mART—a week-long sale of handcrafted gifts in a variety of media—begins right after Thanksgiving.
Copeland's Funeral Home 702 Beaver St, Sewickley, PA15143 Opened as J.W. Marlatt and Sons in 1839, this funeral home was purchased by Sewickley native R.D. Copeland in 1998.…More Copeland's provides complete, personalized funeral arrangements, including memorialization mementos; assistance in contacting churches, newspapers and insurance companies; military honors; and attention to special religious, cultural or personal needs. Online obituaries and condolence books are available, and payment plans can be arranged. Copeland's also has funeral homes in Moon and Coraopolis.
Sewickley Academy is the oldest independent day school in the Pittsburgh area with origins dating back to 1838.…More Originally an academy for boys, the school was reorganized in the 1880s for boys and girls. Approximately half of the students live in the Sewickley Valley area, but students from more than 50 school districts, including several in eastern Ohio and northern West Virginia, now attend Sewickley Academy, where the average classroom size is 15 students. The culturally diverse campus has many amenities, including two greenhouses, a media center, two libraries, a fully equipped fitness center, a black-box theater, auditorium and art gallery.