PA WOMEN WORK - Pennsylvania Women Work, in partnership with PA CareerLink in Washington and Greene Counties, will launch its proven New Choices program to support local job-seekers in finding new or better employment. Classes are offered at both the PA CareerLink Washington and Greene County locations from Oct. 29–Dec. 3 on Tuesdays and Thursdays. The Greene County class will run from 9 a.m. – noon, and the Washington County class will be 1 – 4 p.m. For more information or to sign up to participate, call PA Women Work at 412-742-4362 or visit www.pawomenwork.org.
CRAFT SHOW - The Social Service League of Waynesburg will present its 25th annual Holiday Extravaganza Craft Show at Waynesburg Central Elementary School on Saturday, Nov. 2, from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. The Social Service League is requesting a $2 donation at the door for admission.Children ages 12 and under are free. All proceeds from the craft show benefit the children of Central Greene School District. For more information and updates on the Social Service League and its fundraising events and activities, please visit and “like” its Facebook page.
SPAGHETTI DINNER - The Hewitt Presbyterian Church in Rices Landing will be having its annual Spaghetti Dinner this Saturday, Nov. 2, from 4-7 p.m. Tickets can be purchased at the door for adults $10.00 and children under 12 $5.00. Take outs and local deliveries will be from 3-4. If there are any questions pertaining to the dinner please call the church’s office at 724-592-6111.
AUTHOR TO BOWLBY - On Nov. 4 at 6 p.m., visit Bowlby and hear from author Janice Lane Palko, who will be signing her latest book, Most Highly Favored Daughter, which follows a woman framed for a heinous crime. Information will be available on local and national Human Trafficking resources from the SPHS CARE Center STTARS Program. Make your reservation now at 724-627-9776 or www.evakbowlby.org/events.html.
TEEN ADVISORY GROUP – Tuesday Nov. 5 and 19 at 5 p.m. at Bowlby. Teens age 13-18 are invited to come to the library and hang out. Bring a friend.
MOVIE NIGHTS @ BOWLBY - Every Wednesday at 6 p.m. Free snack and beverage.
Nov. 6 ~ Breakthrough
Nov. 13 ~ Pokemon Detective Pikachu
Nov. 20 ~ The Intruder
CIVIC CLUB - The Carmichaels Women's Civic Club will meet Nov. 7, at 6 p.m. in the Carmichaels Methodist Church Fellowship Hall to recognize the community's First Responders. Local First Responders have been invited to attend this "Thank You" Meet and Greet. Club members will be given the opportunity to show gratitude to these everyday heroes. All members are encouraged to attend and bring a guest. Members are also reminded to bring hats, scarfs and gloves for the Operation Warm Up challenge. New members are welcome.
CHICKEN AND BISCUIT DINNER - On Saturday Nov. 9 at 5 p.m. at the East Frankling Grange. Pre-purchased tickets are $10 and proceeds benefit the Waynesburg Community Center. Call 724-627-6366 for more information.
BLOOD DRIVE - The fall blood drive will be on Tuesday, Nov. 12 in the Carmichaels High School gymnasium from 8:30 a.m. to 2 p.m. Please schedule your donation appointment at redcrossblood.org using sponsor code carmhs; by downloading the Blood Donor App; calling 1-800-Red Cross; or emailing email@example.com.
READING COMPETITION TEAM - Bowlby Library is seeking kids who LOVE to read to join our Reading Team for competition in May. Join us on Tuesday, Nov. 12 at 5 p.m.
KNITTING CLUB - Meeting time in November will be on the 2nd Thursday, Nov. 14, at 11:30 a.m. at Bowlby. All skill levels welcome.
BOWLBY AFTER HOURS: TURKEY EDITION - Friday Nov. 15, 4-8 p.m. A program for families with children - there will be turkey themed games, crafts and snacks.
BOWLBY BOOK CLUB – Monday Nov. 18 at 6 p.m. New members always welcome.
BAGGED LUNCH BOOK CLUB - Wednesday Nov. 20 at 12 p.m. Bring your lunch and discuss a Great American Read.
PIE & BINGO – Friday, Nov. 22 from 6-8 p.m. for ALL ages! Come play several games of bingo at Bowlby; win prizes and enjoy some pie.
3RD ANNUAL TURKEY TROT 5K Run/Walk and 1K Children’s Wobble Gobble Fun Run – Saturday, Nov. 23. Register early - www.runsignup.com or stop at the Circulation Desk for a registration form.
COOKBOOK CLUB – Monday, Nov. 25 at 6 p.m. Theme: TBA. If you like to cook, this is the club for you! Gather at Bowlby and try new recipes every month. For more information, call 724-627-9776.
CASH, GIFT CARD RAFFLE - Winner gets $1,500 in cash and over $1,000 in gift cards. Tickets cost $10 and have two numbers. Tickets are based on the State Lottery on the Pick 3 number on March 14, 2020. Call 724-627-6366 for more info.
AFTER SCHOOL TUTORING - The Family Literacy Department at the Bowlby Public Library offers FREE After School tutoring and homework help for grades K-12. The literacy department also offers free test preparation for the GED, Civil Service exams, Drivers Licensing and Life skills. Any adult wishing to brush up on their basic reading and math skills can do so at no charge. To make an appointment, or more information, please call the Family Literacy Department at 724-627-9776.
ADULT SUMMER READING - The Bowlby Library invites adults to the library this summer for the "A Universe of Stories" adult summer reading program. We will explore the wonders of our universe and learn about the solar system. Patrons are invited to try something new: learn new facts about space, read a new book, try a new craft, and meet new people! Pick up a flyer at the library or visit our website at www.evakbowlby.org
NASHVILLE TRIP - Nathanael Greene CDC is planning a 4-day trip to Nashville on October 2th-6th. Pick up will be in Fayette and Greene County and Morgantown starting at 5 a.m. Cost is $1,100 dbl. per person, which includes lodging, transportation, four shows, four breakfasts, three lunches and one dinner. Also included; tour of the Titanic, Hatfield and McCoy Dinner Feud, Biltmore Estate Tour with lunch, Smoky Mountain Opry, General Jackson Show /lunch, Grand Ole Opry We will also tour RCA Studio and the Country Music Hall of Fame. Free time in Gatlinburg and Nashville to shop and explore. If interested contact firstname.lastname@example.org or call 724-943-4462.
BEREAVEMENT SUPPORT GROUP - Concordia Hospice of Washington is hosing a bereavement support group on the second Wednesday of every month at the Waynesburg First Church of the Nazarene, 115 Deerfield Lane. For more information call Paul Lesher 724-2504500 ext. 2109.
BOOK CLUB - Flenniken Library offers an Elementary and Middle School reading competition book club on the second and fourth Wednesday of each month from 6-7 p.m.
TODDLER TIME - Every Friday from 11 a.m. to noon, bring your child to Flenniken Library for Toddler Time with Miss Norma. We will sing a song, read a book and make a craft. This class is free of charge, but registration is required. Class is open to children ages 1-3.
STORY TIME - Every Tuesday from 11 a.m. to noon, bring your child to Flenniken library for story time with Miss Norma. They will sing a song, read a book and make a craft. This class is free of charge, but registration is required. Class is open to children ages 3 to 5.
CRAFTERNOONS - Flenniken Library hosts this every Thursday from 3:30—5 p.m. It is open to school aged children so drop in for a weekly craft project free of charge.
COLORING CLUB - The Flenniken Public Library in Carmichaels hosts its Coloring Club for Adults on the third Tuesday of each month at 6 p.m. Colored pencils and coloring sheets are available, but those attending are welcome to bring their own. For more info, call the library at 724-966-5263.
COLORING PROGRAM - The Eva K. Bowlby Library in Waynesburg is presenting "Color Outside the Lines," a program for adults who may be interested in the latest craze of adult coloring books. Coloring books are not just for children. The process of coloring has been shown to be stress-reducing, calm-inducing and joy-producing, for people of all ages. The library will provide coloring sheets and supplies to get you started. Join the library weekly every Wednesday from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. or from 6 to 8 p.m.
WEIGHT SUPPORT - T.O.P.S. (Take Off Pounds Sensibly) is a weight management support group that meets every Saturday at the Bowlby Library from 9:30 to 11:30 a.m. New members are always welcome.
SUPPORT MEETINGS - Steps Inside, Inc., 1790 Morris St., Waynesburg coordinated weekly recovery and support meetings for AA, NA and Al-Anon groups, open to the public. AA meetings are: Mondays, Wednesdays and Thursdays, noon at Steps Inside Inc.; Tuesdays, noon at First United Methodist Church in Waynesburg and 7:30 pm at Carmichaels Methodist Church Fellowship Hall; Fridays, noon at First United Methodist Church in Waynesburg and Saturdays, noon at Steps Inside and 7:30 pm at St. Ann's Catholic Church in Waynesburg. NA meetings are: Mondays, 7 pm at Steps Inside; Tuesdays, 7 pm at St. Paul's Lutheran Church in Carmichaels; Thursdays, 8 pm at St. Paul's Lutheran Church in Carmichaels; Fridays, 11 pm at Steps Inside and Sundays, 7 pm at Steps Inside. Al-Anon meetings are: Mondays, 7 pm at St. George Church in Waynesburg.