St. Brendan’s in need of ESL tutors

Friday, August 23, 2019 | 6:01 AM

Beth Samuel Jewish Center

The center is at 810 Kennedy Drive, Ambridge.

For information, visit beth or contact the center at beth [email protected] or 724-266-5238.

• 6:30 p.m. Aug 23 — Shabbat Under the Stars

• 6 p.m. Aug 28 — “Love Your Neighbor as Yourself: Interfaith and Interconnected Perspectives

Blackburn United Methodist

The church is at 910 Blackburn Road, Sewickley Heights.

Christ Church at Grove Farm

The church is at 244 Duff Road, Ohio Township. A blended/traditional service is held at 9 a.m. Sundays and a modern service is held at 11 a.m. Visit the website at

• Primetimes ministry is a monthly gathering for fellowship and sharing a meal, held the first Thursday of the month at noon.

• Learn how to beat debt at the next Financial Peace University class, beginning at 6:30 p.m. Sept. 4. For questions or to register, email [email protected] or visit the church website.

• A new session of DivorceCare starts Sept. 9 at 7 p.m. in the Farmhouse for those suffering through a divorce or separation. Contact Susan Dwyer at 724-242-0939.

• A new session of GriefShare starts Sept. 5 at 6:30 p.m. in the Farmhouse for anyone experiencing a loss. Contact Ed Santavicca at 412-559-1168.

First Church of Christ, Scientist

The church is at 222 Beaver St., Sewickley. For information, visit or call 412-741-4552.

• Sunday services are held at 10:30 a.m. and Wednesday services are held at 7:30 p.m.

Grace Orthodox Presbyterian

The church is at 1419 Beaver Road, Glen Osborne. For more information, visit grace or call 412-741-3430.

• Weekly Lord’s Day morning instruction begins at 9:45 a.m. Morning worship is at 11 a.m., and evening worship begins at 6 p.m. Sundays.

North Way Sewickley Valley

North Way Christian Community offers six locations across the Pittsburgh area. Services for the Sewickley Valley location are at Osborne Elementary School, 1414 Beaver Road, Glen Osborne.

For more information, visit or call 724-935-6800.

Sewickley Presbyterian

The church is at 414 Grant St., Sewickley. For more information, visit or call 412-741-4550.

• Alcoholics Anonymous, Nar-Anon, Al-Anon, Narcotics Anonymous and Overeaters Anonymous meetings are hosted at various times each week. A schedule is available on the church website.

Sewickley United Methodist

The church is at 337 Broad St., Sewickley. For more information, call 412-741-9430 or visit

• The church will host their monthly salad luncheon from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. Sept. 5 in the church’s fellowship hall. The menu includes a buffet of homemade salads, Pastor Russel’s homemade rolls, dessert and bottomless drink for $8. Call the church office with any questions.

• The Sewickley United Methodist Women will hold a rummage sale from 5 to 8 p.m. Sept. 6 and from 8 a.m. to 1 p.m. Sept. 7. The sale will offer household items, clothing and other finds. All of the proceeds go to support local, national and international missions. The church is located on the corner of Broad and Thorn Streets. Please enter on Thorn Street.

St. Brendan’s Episcopal

The church is at 2365 McAleer Road, Franklin Park. Eucharist services are at 8 and 10 a.m. Sundays and 7 p.m. Wednesdays. For more information, visit or call 412-364-5974.

• St. Brendan’s weekly Eucharist services are at 8 and 10 a.m. Sundays and 7 p.m Wednesdays.

• The Book Club is on hiatus until Sept. 5 but is reading Jane Austen’s “Pride and Prejudice” and Curits Sittenfeld’s “Eligible.”

• Conversation Friends, the church’s ESL program, is seeking tutors to help immigrants learn conversational English. A training session will be held at 2:30 p.m. Aug. 25.

• Brendan’s Boots, the parish hiking group, will meet at the church at 9 a.m Aug. 31, for a hike along the Montour Trail beginning in Coraopolis. After the hike, participants will have lunch at Carmody’s Grille on Neville Island.

• The Senior Choir is seeking new members. It rehearses on Wednesdays at 7:30 p.m. and reviews on Sundays at 9 a.m. before singing at the 10 a.m. service. The multi-generational Chime Choir is also looking for more members, ages 10 and up. Rehearsals are Sundays at 11:30 a.m.

• Free lessons in Tai Chi are given on Tuesdays at 12:30 p.m.

St. Matthew’s AME Zion

The church is at 345 Thorn St., Sewickley.

• Sunday school is at 9:30 a.m., and service starts at 10:30.

St. Paul’s Lutheran

The church is at 616 Washington St., Sewickley. For information, call 412-741-8484 or view the website at

• Summer worship is 8:15 and 10 a.m. through mid-September.

• A mid-week prayer and hymn service is held at 7 p.m. on the second and fourth Wednesdays of each month through the end of September.

• The church will host a rummage and bake sale from 4 to 7 p.m. Sept. 6 and from 7:30 a.m. to 2 p.m. Sept. 7. The sale will include clothing, toys, household items, and small furniture. A bag sale will begin at 10:30 a.m. Saturday. For $3, buy anything that will fit into a bag. Bags will be provided at the church. Proceeds will benefit renovations of the community fellowship room at St. Paul’s.

St. Stephen’s Anglican

The church is at 405 Frederick Ave., Sewickley. For information, call 412-741-1790 or visit ststephens