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Walk for Literacy Rain or Shine

The OASIS Intergenerational Tutoring Program, a non-profit organization, is holding a Walk for Literacy Festival.

The free event will take place rain or shine on Saturday, April 22, 2017 at the Schenley Plaza Tent in Oakland on 4100 Forbes Avenue from 10:00 a.m. to 1:00 p.m.
The event includes a comfortable walk and a day full of fun with ongoing activities including entertainment; free rides on the Carousel; numerous arts
and crafts; and informational tables for seniors, children and families of all ages.  There will be free books for children, door prizes and basket raffle.

If you have any questions, please contact John D. Spehar, Program Director, on (412) 393-7648 or by email at

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NHCO’s Neighborhood Block Party Takes Place April 27th

Get your tickets now for NHCO’s Neighborhood Block Party North Hills Community Outreach’s Neighborhood Block Party is 5:30-8:30 pm, Thursday, April 27 at The Chadwick in McCandless (Wexford). The whole family is welcome at this all-ages event, which includes multiple food stations, live music by Acoustic Diversion and Katie Zeak, appearances by Pittsburgh Princesses and… Continue Reading

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PA Branch of the International Dyslexia Association Offers Multisensory Workshop

PA Branch of the International Dyslexia Association Offers Multisensory Workshop

Strategies for Helping All Students Master Essential Concepts` The Pennsylvania Branch of the International Dyslexia Association is offering Multisensory Math: Strategies for Helping All Students Master Essential Concepts, Presented by Marilyn Zecher, MA, CALT. This workshop will offer hands-on, evidence-based strategies for meeting the needs of all students in critical skill areas of math. Participants… Continue Reading

Center at the Mall to Hold Annual Spring Fashion Show

The Center at the Mall’s spring fashion show promises to be a delightful event. It will be held at 11:30am on Friday, April 21st. Tickets are $15. The theme will be “An Afternoon in Paris”. Fashions, courtesy of Christopher and Banks, will be on display accompanied by a delicious lunch of croissant sandwiches, fresh fruit,… Continue Reading

Dyslexia Town Hall. Listen to the Experts, Get Questions Answered

Mark your calendars! Dyslexia Town Hall. Listen to experts, learn, and have your questions answered.  For more information, or to RS VP please contact DYSLEXIA TOWN HALL A Free Event for Parents and Professionals Thursday, March 30, 2017, 7 p.m. Children’s Dyslexia Center 3579 Masonic Way, Pittsburgh, PA 15237           Emotional… Continue Reading

Phipps Partners with Green Mountain Energy to Incentivize Visitors to Switch to Green Power

Ninety percent of visitors at Phipps Conservatory and Botanical Gardens surveyed in 2016 considered climate change a threat now or in the future. Now, Phipps has an unprecedented opportunity to show people that when they make small changes in the way they live, they can have huge impact. Phipps now is partnering with Green Mountain… Continue Reading