March 27, 2015

Beaver County Events Calendar
Mar
26
Thu
Seniors Expressions Art Exhibit
Mar 26 @ 7:00 pm – Mar 28 @ 7:00 pm
Seniors Expressions Art Exhibit

Center at the Mall, Beaver Valley Mall, Sears Corridor, Monaca.  Join us for one of Beaver County’s most creative and talented art exhibits composed by our senior community. “Meet the Artists” Reception will be held on Friday 10 A.M.-Noon. Artists entry fee is $5 per piece or $20 for 5 pieces. Top cash prizes will be awarded in each of the following categories: Painting, Drawing, Woodwork, Ceramic/Special Medians and People’s Choice. Thursday 3-8 P.M.; Friday/Saturday 8 A.M.-2 P.M.  724/774-5654  www.centeratthemall.com (http://www.centeratthemall.com)

Mar
27
Fri
Kids Creation Station 2
Mar 27 @ 10:30 pm – Mar 28 @ 12:00 am
Kids Creation Station 2

Chippewa United Methodist Church, Community Life Center, 2545 Darlington Road, Chippewa. Kids will have the opportunity to work with different art media and textures. Bring a white T-shirt for decorating. Pre-registration required. 1st -5th grade. $5. 6:30-8 P.M.  724/843-4828  www.chippewaumc.org (http://www.chippewaumc.org)

The Fab Four: Twist and Shout
Mar 27 @ 11:30 pm – Mar 29 @ 11:30 pm
The Fab Four: Twist and Shout

Lincoln Park Performing Arts Center, 1 Lincoln Park, Midland. Dancers, musicians and vocalists work together to pay tribute to one of the greatest rock bands with favorites like “Hey Jude”, “Can’t Buy Me Love” and “Let It Be”. $20-$18-$15.  Friday-Saturday 7:30 P.M.; Sunday 2 P.M.   724/576-4644   www.lppacenter.org (http://www.lppacenter.org)

Mar
28
Sat
Genevans Spring Concert
Mar 28 all-day
Genevans Spring Concert

Geneva College, John White Chapel in Old Main building, 3200 College Avenue, Beaver Falls. Enjoy an evening with Geneva College’s student choir, for their annual Spring concert. Free with free-will offering.  8 P.M.  724/846-5100  www.geneva.edu (http://www.geneva.edu)

Richmond Little Red School House “Maple Syrup Festival Open House”
Mar 28 – Mar 29 all-day
Richmond Little Red School House “Maple Syrup Festival Open House”

245 Park Road, Brighton Township.  Sponsored by Brighton Township Historical Society. Step back in time to this restored one-room school house built in 1844. A fine example of the rural one-room school house era. Free Admission. Open Saturday 10 A.M.-4:30 P.M.; Sunday Noon-4 P.M. 724/774-8292   www.brightontwp.org (http://www.brightontwp.org)

38th Annual Maple Syrup Festival
Mar 28 @ 12:30 pm – Mar 29 @ 8:30 pm
38th Annual Maple Syrup Festival

Bradys Run Park Lodge, Brighton Township.  Sponsored by Beaver County Conservation District. All-you-can-eat buttermilk and/or buckwheat pancake breakfast served with 100% pure maple syrup made right here in Bradys Run Park. Festival features Mountain Men encampments, handmade crafts, pony-rides, entertainment on two stages, stoneground flour and more!  Breakfast:  Adults $8; Children 12 and under $4.  8:30 A.M.-4:30 P.M.  Free Parking and admission. 724/378-1701  www.beavercountyconservationdistrict.org (http://www.beavercountyconservationdistrict.org)

Easter Bunny Breakfast and Egg Hunt
Mar 28 @ 1:30 pm – 3:30 pm
Easter Bunny Breakfast and Egg Hunt

Chippewa United Methodist Church, 2545 Darlington Road, Chippewa.  Breakfast & Bunny pictures at the Church Fellowship Hall at 9:30-11:30 A.M., Egg Hunt 11:30 A.M.  Adults $5 for breakfast; Children 3-10 years of age $3; children under 3 free.  Egg Hunt free!  724/843-4828  www.chippewaumc.org (http://www.chippewaumc.org)

Bunny Hop
Mar 28 @ 2:00 pm – 4:00 pm
Bunny Hop

Third Street, Business District, Beaver.  Sponsored by Beaver Area Chamber of Commerce. Beaver invites families to stroll from store to store to fill their Easter baskets with candy.  Children are invited to get their picture taken with the Easter Bunny. This event is a great opportunity for businesses to thank the community for their continued support.  All welcome/free.  10 A.M.-Noon  724/987-4944  (http://www.beaverareachamber.com)www.beaverareachamber.com (http://www.beaverareachamber.com)

Easter Egg Hunt
Mar 28 @ 2:00 pm – 2:00 pm
Easter Egg Hunt

Old Economy Village, Church Street, in front of 14th Street, Ambridge. Hunt for Easter eggs in the beautiful historic garden. Afterwards enjoy a light breakfast, meet the Easter Bunny and make a fun craft. Children under 10.  $5. Reservations required.  724/266-4500  www.oldeconomyvillage.org (http://www.oldeconomyvillage.org)

Spring Fest and Easter Egg Hunt
Mar 28 @ 3:00 pm – 6:00 pm
Spring Fest and Easter Egg Hunt

Hopewell Community Park, 2500 Laird Avenue, Hopewell. Easter egg hunt for children and adults. There will be facepainting, cookie decorating, train rides, games, crafters and last but not least the Easter Bunny. Concessions will be open. We “Hop” to see you there! Free.  11 A.M.-2 P.M. 724/462-6236 www.hopewelltwp.com (http://www.hopewelltwp.com)

Mar
29
Sun
39th Annual Beaver Valley Artists Show
Mar 29 @ 5:00 pm – Apr 9 @ 9:00 pm
39th Annual Beaver Valley Artists Show

Merrick Art Gallery, 1100 Fifth Avenue, New Brighton. Join us for the Juried Art show. Juror Joyce W. Perry, an award-winning Pittsburgh artist, will select submitted art pieces to display and award. On April 9th at 7 P.M., Ms. Perry will critique the juried show and explore extreme textures, mixed materials and disparate styles in her paintings.  Free. Tuesday-Sunday 1-4 P.M.  724/728-4658  www.beavervalleyartists.org (http://www.beavervalleyartists.org)

Apr
10
Fri
Moonshine and Murder
Apr 10 – Apr 11 all-day
Moonshine and Murder

R-ACT Theatre Productions, Avenue Theater, 156 Brighton Avenue, Rochester. Come enjoy this audience participation murder mystery, if you dare. $10. 7 P.M.  724/775-6844 www.ractproductions.com (http://www.ractproductions.com)

Godspell
Apr 10 @ 11:00 pm – Apr 13 @ 12:00 am
Godspell

Lincoln Park Performing Arts Center, 1 Lincoln Park, Midland. With a dramatic new interpretation, the stunning staging for this award-winning musical based on the Gospel of Matthew is one you can’t miss.$20-$18-$15.  Friday-Saturday 7:30 P.M.; Sunday 2 P.M.   724/576-4644  www.lppacenter.org (http://www.lppacenter.org)

Apr
11
Sat
South Side Historical Village – Opening Day
Apr 11 @ 3:00 pm – 7:00 pm
South Side Historical Village - Opening Day

Hookstown Fair Grounds, 1198 State Route 168, Hookstown. Come visit the working historical village. Tour the restored 1874 one-room school house, demonstrations in the blacksmith shop, fresh bread baking in the outdoor brick oven, 1890’s life style in the log cabin, a quaint two room doctor’s office, a classic bank barn built in 1858, a general store and a covered bridge with geocache. Donation appreciated. Open 11 A.M.-3 P.M. Tours by appointment. 724/899-4165 www.sshva.wordpress.com (http://www.sshva.wordpress.com)

Apr
12
Sun
“In the Mood XX: Big Band Music Returns”
Apr 12 all-day
“In the Mood XX: Big Band Music Returns”

Geneva College, John White Chapel in Old Main building, 3200 College Avenue, Beaver Falls. Geneva College’s jazz band performs their annual concert of swing music from the 30’s and 40’s.  Adults $8; Students $4.  8 P.M.  724/846-5100  www.geneva.edu (http://www.geneva.edu)

Beaver County “Spring” Model Train Show
Apr 12 @ 2:00 pm – 7:00 pm
Beaver County “Spring” Model Train Show

Center Stage, 1495 Old Brodhead Road, Monaca. Sponsored by Beaver County Model RR & Historical Society. Tri-State vendors will be present for your modeling needs. All scales represented. Show features a modular layout, good food, 50/50 raffle, clubhouse tour and fun for the entire family! 10 A.M.-3 P.M.  Adults $5; Children under 12 free.  724/843-3783  email: beaverctymrr@gmail.com (mailto:beaverctymrr@gmail.com)