What to do in Greensburg this week July 8-July 14

Take a look at what’s planned this week in the Greensburg area. Have an event coming up? Add it to our Event Calendar!

MONDAY , JULY 8

Art Camp: E-Art

This week from July 8 – July 12 we will use the earth as our subject. Campers will be using natural and recycled materials to create works of art inspired from our planet Earth. Projects will include painting, drawing, and sculpture. All artwork will be proudly displayed in an exhibit at the end of camp! For children 7-9 years old, $135 members/$155 non-members Register Today!

Summer Camp: Little Patriots 

Through Monday, July 8- Friday, July 12 Campers ages 6-8 discover early American history through the day-to-day lives of people in Hanna’s Town in the time of the American Revolution. Camp activities includes: a variety of educational hands-on activities within one designated week, a camp T-shirt, one lunch cooked at Hanna’s Town, and a social for families after camp on Friday!

Aviation Now and the Future of Space

This program at the Greensburg Hempfield Area Library, presented by Robert Allison, will discuss the Wright Brothers, dreams of going to the moon, the first moon landing, the future of space, and much more! This is a family program so registration is needed! You can register online at https://bit.ly/2HKtU7f or by calling 724-837-5620, ext 4

TUESDAY, JULY 9

Tuesday Farmer’s Market

The Farmers’ Market in Downtown Greensburg from 2:30-6pm in Buncher Parking Lot on S. Pennsylvania Ave next to DV8 Espresso Bar & Gallery. Every Tuesday thru November.

Food Trucks n’ Fun

Welcome back local rock group, Kaelber. Food Truck Line-up: Cousins Maine Lobster Pennsylvania Barbeque Food Truck Dad’s Mobile Grub Rolling Meatballs Toni’s Fry Shack

WEDNESDAY, JULY 10

The Cheeseburger Ride

Join Flat Tire Co Bike Shop for a family friendly, and fun for all ages bike ride! Join the crew for a jaunt around town followed by the famous $5 cheeseburger at Dagwood’s. Expect a casual pace involving riding through the neighborhoods and local trail. All ages welcome.

THURSDAY, JULY 11

TGIS – Free Outdoor Concert Series

While supporting local talent, patrons can enjoy a summer of live music for FREE every Thursday evening! This thursday Bad Boy Blues Band (rock & blues) will be performing at 4:30! Food will be Elegant Catering

FRIDAY, JULY 12

Summer’s Place Live

Enjoy some Live, Local Acoustic, by The HitchHikers on The Plaza at Stonewater Friday & Saturday starting at 8pm – 11pm! 

SummerSounds at St. Clair Park

Friday free concert in St. Clair Park with The Suffers. Pre-show music by Ryan Woods w/ Tim Woods begins at 6:30pm.

Picture This at the Library

GAC is announces an exhibition by Sarah Thomas at the library.  A reception, free and open to the public, will be held on July 12, 2019 from 6-8 PM. The exhibit runs from June 14, 2019 through July 31, 2019. “Picture This at the Library” is a joint venture between the Greensburg Art Center and the Greensburg-Hempfield Library.

Summer Fun Pool Noodle Ponies

Join Blank Slate (from Perryopolis) at Satya Yoga in Greensburg for some creative Summer Fun! Pool Noodle Ponies (or Unicorns) Friday, July 12 from 4:30-6:30 pm kids can create and design their own personal pool noodle ponies! Cost is $30 if registered before July 6th, $35 after.

SATURDAY, JULY 13

Summer’s Place Live

Enjoy some Live, Local Acoustic, by The Bricks on The Plaza at Stonewater Friday & Saturday starting at 8pm – 11pm!

Summer in the City in Downtown Greensburg

Beginning from 10:00 am-5:00 pm Stroll the streets of Downtown Greensburg, shop sidewalk sales, grab a bite, and enjoy summertime shopping the way it used to be! Join in on this fun community event! 

Opening Exhibit: “All Stewed Up” works by Cheryl Cochran

Join DV8 Espresso Bar and Gallery for the opening exhibit of Greensburg artist from 1pm-3pm, Cheryl Cochran. Cheryl’s unique style is abstract and ethereal. Her creative works often invoke a different dimension that’s a must see!! Live music by Jaded Harmony

Tunes and Corks – Jeff Grable

Jeff Grable will be performing his solo acoustic act on the patio at J. Corks starting at 8pm for another installment of Tunes & Corks!

Live Wire at Scooby’s Pub, Greensburg, Pa

Starting at 10pm! Come see Live Wire at Scooby’s Pub and take a ride on the Wild Side! With all the buzz going on about the new Motley Crue movie “The Dirt” what better way to bring the Crue back than coming to Greensburg to put on a show! Tickets will be available at the door!

Hope and Heartbreak: Book Discussion & Signing with Scott Brown

Join local author, Scott Brown, at DV8 Espresso Bar & Gallery, as he discusses his latest ambitious undertaking, “Hope & Heartbreak: Beyond the Numbers of the Opioid Epidemic”.

Opening Exhibit: “All Stewed Up” by Cheryl Cochran

Join DV8 Espresso Bar & Gallery for the opening exhibit of Greensburg artist, Cheryl Cochran. Cheryl’s unique style is abstract and ethereal. Her creative works often invoke a different dimension that’s a must see! Live music by Jaded Harmony.

Shadows of a Cloudy Mind – Brian McCall Exhibition

Exhibition July 13 -Aug 23 Rowe Gallery. Opening Reception July 13 6-8pm.

CASA Advocates for Foster Children Information Meeting

Please join CASA for an information session about the CASA (Court Appointed Special Advocate) program in Westmoreland County. Meet some of the staff members and volunteers, and learn more about how YOU can get involved and make a positive difference in the life of a child! All are welcome. Potential volunteers must be at least 21 years of age. Light refreshments will be provided free of charge. Reservations are not required, but appreciated. To RSVP, please contact Karen in the CASA office at (724) 850-6874 or kburns@co.westmoreland.pa.us

Summer Celebration Event

Z&M annual Summer Celebration event returns Saturday, July 13 from 9:30am – 3pm. Enjoy over 40 local craft vendors and our giant sidewalk extravaganza. FREE lunch from 10 am till gone at the pavilion. Pittsburgh’s own Tim Litvin performs on the Z&M stage. All licensed products in store are 15% off! Test ride a new 2019 Harley-Davidson while you’re here and be entered for a chance to win a $500 H-D™ Shopping Spree at Z&M or an $8,000 EagleRider Exclusive Guided Tour.

SUNDAY, JULY 14

Sundays on Pittsburgh Street

Sunday Funday with Downtown Greensburg Project and Hugo’s Taproom in the parking lot below Hugo’s. Enjoy food trucks, yard games, corn hole, and live music with cocktails and beer for purchase.

Antiques and Collectables Market

Browse for bargains, enjoy a variety of food booths, and support local history preservation. Proceeds from this event have been vital for the re-creation of Historic Hanna’s Town. The quaint and historic setting will host over 100 vendors offering a variety of one-of-a-kind items covering a wide price range. This event will be held rain or shine beginning at 8:00am! 

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