Greybrooke Garden Club to meet, Bradly Maslanka Memorial 5K set

Monday, August 19, 2019 | 11:08 AM


Garden club set to meet Sept. 11

Greybrooke Garden Club, whose members reside in various communities of Pittsburgh’s North Hills, will meet Sept. 11 in the fellowship hall of Parkwood Presbyterian Church, 4289 Mt. Royal Blvd., Allison Park.

The business meeting begins at 9:30 a.m. Refreshments follow the meeting and will precede the day’s program, “Planting and Care of Trees for Western Pennsylvania,” presented by Bartlett Tree experts. Guests are welcome to come at 10:45. If you plan to attend, call Karen Lampman at 412-445-9335.

• On Sept. 14, the club will hold a mum sale, featuring nursery-grown “Hardy” mums, from 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. at McCandless Crossing, in the grassy area near Bonefish Grill.

Sealarks Women’s Group Fall Dinner

On Wednesday Sept 11, at 5 p.m. at Memorial Park Church, 8800 Peebles Road, Allison Park, the Sealarks Women’s Group is hosting their fall dinner.

This group provides Christian fellowship and social activity for women alone – widowed, divorced or never married. All women alone are welcome to attend and consider joining the group.

For additional information or to make a reservation, call 412-487-7194.

Memorial 5K slated for Sept. 21 in North Park

A memorial 5K run/walk in the name of Bradly Maslanka will be at 9 a.m. Sept. 21 in North Park. The race will begin at South Ridge Drive at Harmar Grove Pie Traynor Field. There will be five age groups running for medals.

Proceeds of the 5K go toward the Treatment Advocacy Center, a nonprofit that fights for change in mental health policies, outpatient treatment and civil commitment laws.

To sign up, go to visit run signup.com/Race/PA/Allison Park/5KRunWalkMemorial RaceforBradlyMaslanka.

For details or questions, email wmaslanka@zoom internet.net.

Annual hat, scarf collection coming up

KnitHope’s annual handmade hat and scarf collection will run from Sept. 1 through Oct. 1.

KnitHope collects hand-knitted or crocheted hats and scarves and distributes them to those in need in the Pittsburgh community.

Items may be dropped off at Northland Library, Avalon Library and Epworth United Methodist Church. Learn more at knithope.org.