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Sewickley Heights

LECTURE: “Abraham Lincoln and paying for the war” by Gary Augustine
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February 16, 2019
What: The Western PA Civil War Roundtable Monthly meeting Date: 02.20.19 Time: 7:30pm-9pm Where: Osborne Elementary School (1414 Beaver St, Sewickley, PA 15143) Title: LECTURE: “Abraham Lincoln and paying for the war” by Gary Augustine Description: Wars are expensive.  Lincoln’s call for 75,000 soldiers on April 15, 1861 created a gigantic problem for his administration.  How […]

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Zen Center of Pittsburgh in Bell Acres
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December 21, 2018
Zen Center of Pittsburgh   The Zen Center of Pittsburgh is a Soto Zen Buddhist Temple and community center founded in 1999. The Zen Center serves the community by offering regular services, daily meditation and monthly and annual Zen meditation intensive retreats, as well as yoga and tai chi and periodic workshops and seminars. We […]

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Roundtable discussion: Southwest Pennsylvania African-Americans in the Civil War
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December 8, 2018
The Western PA Civil War Roundtable presents an evening with Karen Fisher Younger discussing the topic of Southwest Pennsylvania African-Americans in the Civil War What: The Western PA Civil War Roundtable Monthly meeting Date: Dec. 12, 2018 Time: 7:30 p.m. – 9 p.m. Where: Edgeworth Elementary School at 200 Meadow Lane, Edgeworth, Pennsylvania 15143 Title: LECTURE: Southwest Pennsylvania […]

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QVHS Drama Club performs “Clue:on stage”
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November 23, 2018
Quaker Valley High School’s Drama Club is in their third year and is preparing to perform this winter’s production. On December 6, 7, 8, and 9, the group of about 30 9th-12th graders will perform Clue:on stage. The show is a comedic murder mystery based off of the classic Parker Brothers board game. It will […]

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Sewickley native publishes new ‘Unicorn’ children’s book
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November 19, 2018
Sewickley native Navah Rae Ross Adams has a new bedtime book for kids, “The Fallen Unicorn.” It was a love for horses and unicorns that inspired Ross Adams to pen the bedtime story that tells of horses in history, and how white-colored coats and markings came about. “The Fallen Unicorn” (published by Xlibris) follows the […]

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Lecture: The Battle of Averasboro w/ Mark Smith
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November 10, 2018
When it comes to the study of the events of spring 1865, most Civil War historians focus on the imminent demise of Lee’s Army of Northern Virginia. However, for both Lee and Grant, it was the inexorable advance of Sherman’s western army up through the Carolinas that dictated their final moves. The Battle of Averasboro, […]

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Sewickley Academy graduate to have gallery debut
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October 22, 2018
Clarita Scioscia, wife of long time Sewickley family and Sewickley Academy graduate John Scioscia, will have her gallery debut Nov. 2. It’s a free event, please come and support it.  

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‘Christians in the Mirror’ documentary has local ties
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October 22, 2018
The Pittsburgh premiere of a documentary profiling the plight of persecuted believers has a local connection. The missionary work of Sudanese Anglican priest, the Rev. John Chol Daau, is featured in the film. One of the “lost boys of Sudan,” he was a student at Trinity School for Ministry in Ambridge a decade ago. John […]

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Antioch Baptist Church Youth Day
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October 5, 2018
Antioch Baptist Church will host its annual Youth Day at 10:45 a.m. Nov. 11 at the church. The Rev. Tamela Walker, associate minister at Macedonia Baptist Church, Duquesne, will be the guest speaker and a pizza party will be held after the service. The church is at 332 Elizabeth St. in Sewickley. For details, call […]

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Annual Men’s Day Breakfast at Antioch Baptist Church
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October 5, 2018
Antioch Baptist Church, 332 Elizabeth St., Sewickley, will host its annual men’s breakfast from 7 to 10 a.m. Oct. 28 at the church. A service will be at 10:45 p.m. The menu will include bacon, sausage, eggs, toast, potatoes, coffee, juice and tea. Donations will be accepted.

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