March 03, 2015

Beaver County Events Calendar
Feb
27
Fri
The Who’s Tommy in Concert
Feb 27 @ 7:30 pm – Mar 3 @ 8:30 pm
The Who’s Tommy in Concert

Lincoln Park Performing Arts Center, 1 Lincoln Park, Midland.  With unique concert staging and legendary hits like “See Me, Feel Me”, “I’m Free” and “Pinball Wizard” audiences will enjoy an unforgettable night! $25-$22-$18.  Friday-Saturday 7:30 P.M.; Sunday 2 P.M.  724/576-4644 www.lppacenter.org (http://www.lppacenter.org)

Mar
6
Fri
You Can’t Take It With You
Mar 6 @ 7:30 pm – Mar 8 @ 7:30 pm
You Can’t Take It With You

Lincoln Park Performing Arts Center, 1 Lincoln Park, Midland. Fall in love with the nutty Sycamore family in this Pulitzer Prize-winning drama that will have you laughing out loud and crying tears of joy. $18-$13. Friday-Saturday 7:30 P.M.; Sunday 2 P.M.  724/576-4644  www.lppacenter.org (http://www.lppacenter.org)

Mar
7
Sat
Smart Gardening Workshop
Mar 7 @ 9:00 am – 3:00 pm
Smart Gardening Workshop

Community College of Beaver County, Learning Center, 1 Campus Drive, Monaca.  Sponsored by Penn State Master Gardeners. This annual event features speakers presenting programs on a variety of topics to help gardeners achieve the gardens of their dreams. Continental breakfast, lunch, informational packet and silent auction included. Adults only. $45 pre-registration; $55 day of workshop. 9 A.M.-3 P.M.  724/774-3003  www.extension.psu.edu/beaver (http://www.extension.psu.edu/beaver)

Maple Sugaring Program
Mar 7 @ 11:00 am – 11:00 am
Maple Sugaring Program

Bradys Run Park, Maple Camp (behind the Lodge), Brighton Township.  An instructional program to learn how maple trees are tapped and the sugar water is transformed into maple syrup. Free. 11 A.M. 724/378-1701 www.beavercountyconservationdistrict.org (http://www.beavercountyconservationdistrict.org)

Mar
13
Fri
Big Brothers Big Sisters of Beaver County – Bowl for Kids’ Sake
Mar 13 @ 6:00 pm – 6:00 pm
Big Brothers Big Sisters of Beaver County - Bowl for Kids’ Sake

Center Lanes, 3084 Brodhead Road, Center Township. Bowl for Kids’ Sake is the biggest bowling party in Beaver County! It is one of the largest and most successful fundraisers for BBBS! 6 P.M. and 8:30 P.M.  Raise $75. 724/843-4600 x28  www.bcbigs.org (http://www.bcbigs.org)

You Can’t Take It With You
Mar 13 @ 7:30 pm – Mar 15 @ 7:30 pm
You Can’t Take It With You

Lincoln Park Performing Arts Center, 1 Lincoln Park, Midland. Fall in love with the nutty Sycamore family in this Pulitzer Prize-winning drama that will have you laughing out loud and crying tears of joy. $18-$13. Friday-Saturday 7:30 P.M.; Sunday 2 P.M.  724/576-4644  www.lppacenter.org (http://www.lppacenter.org)

Mar
14
Sat
Merrick Appraisal Fair
Mar 14 – Mar 15 all-day
Merrick Appraisal Fair

Merrick Art Gallery, 1100 Fifth Avenue, New Brighton.  $5 per item with a limit of 5 items in General Antiques, Glass, China, Dolls, Pottery, Art, Jewelry and Books. Saturday Art Appraisals Only from 10 A.M.-4 P.M. and Sunday All Appraisals 11 A.M.-5 P.M.  Adults only.  724/846-1130  www.merrickartgallery.org (http://www.merrickartgallery.org)

St. Patrick’s Day 5K Run and 2 Mile Walk
Mar 14 @ 9:00 am – 9:00 am
St. Patrick’s Day 5K Run and 2 Mile Walk

Chippewa Township Municipal Building, 2811 Darlington Road, Chippewa. Medals to first three finishers in each age group. T-shirts to all participants. Pre-registration required. $20. 9 A.M. 724/843-8177 x101  (http://www.chippewa-twp.org)www.chippewa-twp.org (http://www.chippewa-twp.org)

Mar
15
Sun
North Country Trail March Hike
Mar 15 @ 1:00 pm – 1:00 pm
North Country Trail March Hike

Hot dog cook-out at the old kiln area near Chewton. Meet at Bevington Boat Launch on River Road across the river from Wampum. Hikers will shuttle to Sankey Hill Road. Then hike 2-miles to the kiln.  Free. 1 P.M.  724/827-2350  http://northcountrytrail.org/wam (http://northcountrytrail.org/wam)

Mar
19
Thu
Potter’s Wheel Demonstration
Mar 19 @ 7:00 pm – 7:00 pm
Potter’s Wheel Demonstration

Merrick Art Gallery,
1100 Fifth Avenue, New Brighton. Sponsored by Beaver Valley Artists. Sue Giles
Ireton is an award winning potter who teaches pottery at the Merrick Art
Gallery and who is represented in galleries throughout the country. Free.  7 P.M. 724/728-4658  www.beavervalleyartists.org (http://www.beavervalleyartists.org)

Jazz in the Box – Sean Jones and Friends
Mar 19 @ 7:30 pm – 7:30 pm
Jazz in the Box – Sean Jones and Friends

Lincoln Park Performing Arts Center, 1 Lincoln Park, Midland. Enjoy internationally acclaimed trumpeter Sean Jones who has revealed himself as among the most immensely expressive, versatile and gifted players of his generation. $20-$10. 7:30 P.M.  724/576-4644   www.lppacenter.org (http://www.lppacenter.org)

Mar
21
Sat
Big Brothers Big Sisters of Beaver County – Bowl for Kids’ Sake
Mar 21 – Mar 22 all-day
Big Brothers Big Sisters of Beaver County - Bowl for Kids’ Sake

Baden Bowl, 346 Ohio River Boulevard, Baden. Bowl for Kids’ Sake is the biggest bowling party in Beaver County! It is one of the largest and most successful fundraisers for BBBS! Saturday 3:30, 6 and 8:30 P.M.; Sunday 1:30 P.M.   Raise $75. 724/843-4600 x28 www.bcbigs.org (http://www.bcbigs.org)

Times Home and Garden Show
Mar 21 @ 9:00 am – 4:00 pm
Times Home and Garden Show

Community College of Beaver County, Athletics and Events Center, Monaca. See what’s new and cool for your home and garden!  Variety of exhibitors, prizes, speakers, clinics and workshops.  Fun for the whole family!  All concessions benefit the Beaver County Humane Society.  $5 in advance. Kids 5 and under are free.  9 A.M.-4 P.M.  724/775-3200 x133  www.timesonline.com/shows (http://www.timesonline.com/shows)

Shop for a Cause
Mar 21 @ 10:00 am – 4:00 pm
Shop for a Cause

Third Street, Business District, Beaver. Participating Beaver Area Chamber of Commerce merchants will host a shopping event in honor of three local charities.   Each participating store will donate a portion of their sales to the chosen charities.  It is a great opportunity to get some amazing gifts while supporting wonderful organizations that support the community. 10 A.M-4 P.M.  724-987-4944   www.beaverareachamber.com (http://www.beaverareachamber.com)

Mar
22
Sun
Coffee House Cabaret
Mar 22 @ 7:00 pm – 7:00 pm
Coffee House Cabaret

Chippewa United Methodist Church, Community Life Center, 2545 Darlington Road, Chippewa. Coffee House Cabaret featuring Great Jazz Musician & Grammy Award Nominated, David Wells & Band from Nashville TN.  Advance tickets $10 includes dessert ($12 at door) 7 P.M.  724/843-4828  www.chippewaumc.org