What’s happening this week in Greensburg, May 13-19

Photo: Alex Newill

It’s a fresh new week, Greensburg! There’s lots happening for all ages to enjoy. Browse the full list below. 

Tuesday, May 14

Museum Open House 

The Greensburg Volunteer Fire Department (GVFD) Museum will be open for its twice-monthly Museum Open House. Admission is free to visitors of all ages. The open house will run from 6 p.m. to 8 p.m. Learn more.

26th Annual Achievement in the Arts at The Palace Theatre

The Achievement in the Arts Awards has celebrated the artistic achievements of Westmoreland County students for over 25 years. This awards ceremony honors 72 students from across the county’s 18 school districts who have excelled in Visual Art, Instrumental Performance, Theatre Performance, and Vocal Performance. This is a free community event, however, you can 

Total Yin + Aromatherapy 

This Red Brick Yoga session consists of a series of long-held, passive floor poses that will mainly work the lower body. Poses are held up to five minutes where a parasympathetic response is created in the nervous system. Select essential oils will be used to boost the immune system. Cost is $25 and you can reserve your spot here. Learn more.

A Yoga Class for Women 50+

This yoga flow is perfect for women ages 50+ at The Space. Starts at 9:30 a.m., and costs $15 per class or $100 for the month. Learn more.

Beginners Yoga for Men Over 50 at The Space

The class is designed for men over 50 looking to improve their range of motion, flexibility, strength, mindset and more. This class is perfect for those with and without experience! Mats, chairs and blocks are provided, but you’re always welcome to bring your own. Class starts at 11:45 a.m. and costs $15. Learn more.

Wednesday, May 15

Yoga at St. Clair Park

Outdoor yoga at St. Clair Park with Red Brick Yoga is back! Join every Wednesday May 1 through July 31 starting at 7 p.m. Cost is $140 for three months (May-July park classes only) or $15 per class (drop-in). Purchase tickets here. Learn more.

Candle & Cupcake Decorating Workshop

Join Wicks & Wax Studio and Frosting with a Twist for the ultimate DIY workshop! Start the evening by creating a custom hand-poured, soy blend candle. You’ll get to pick from 70 non-toxic fragrances (clear vessel included). While the candles cool, learn cake decorating techniques while sipping your favorite beverage. Each participant will decorate six succulent-themed cupcakes. This is a BYOB friendly event. Tickets cost $65, and included all materials and instruction. Learn more.

Essential Machine, Sommelier, Bombcat & Psych Ward Grips @ Green Beacon Gallery

Doors open at 6 p.m. and the show starts at 7 p.m. All ages welcome; BYOB with valid ID; and there will be a $10 cover at the door. All artwork will be available for purchase. Learn more.

Baby Loss Support Group 

Join The Space for its monthly support group for those affected by baby loss. Although this event is free, registration is recommended and donations are appreciated. Starts at 6:30 p.m. Learn more.

Trivia Night at Yellow Bridge Tap & Table

Round up a team of one to four people to compete in five rounds of free trivia for awesome prizes and major bragging rights! Questions kick off at 7 p.m. Learn more.

Thursday, May 16


Join Invisible Man Brewing for a fun night of Music BINGO kicking off at 7pm! 21+ only.

David Lynch Trivia Night @ Green Beacon Gallery

Teams will consist of one to four members going head-to-head in a contest of who knows the most! The team with the most points will win fabulous prizes. Players are asked to please arrive early to get situated and create team names. Introductions begin at 7:05 p.m. Open to all ages; BYOB for those 21+; and all gallery artwork will be available for purchase. Learn more.

A Yoga Class for Women 50+

This class is tailored for women 50+ at The Space starting at 9:30 a.m. Bring yourself along with any aches or pains. Cost is $15 a class or $100 for the month. Learn more.

Bingo Night at Mutual Fire Hall

Bring your daubers and your lucky charms! Bingo happens every Thursday at 6:30 p.m. Doors open at 5 p.m. Learn more.

Beginners Yoga for Men Over 50 at The Space

The class is designed for men over 50 looking to improve their range of motion, flexibility, strength, mindset and more. This class is perfect for those with and without experience! Mats, chairs and blocks are provided, but you’re always welcome to bring your own. Class starts at 11:45 a.m. and costs $15. Learn more.

Friday, May 17 

Community Backyard Games – Infection

Join the City of Greensburg Parks and Recreation at Lynch Field for a fun evening of a backyard game! Starts at 5 p.m. and is open to all ages. Learn more.

Tres Lads at Live Casino Pittsburgh

Enjoy this free show starting at 9:30 p.m. Learn more.

MSJR (Duo) Live at Major Stokes

Join for a night of acoustic reggae, infusions and some good food starting at 6 p.m. Be sure to come early for seats near the music or call to reserve your spot. Learn more

Gentle Yoga for Women at The Space

Don’t miss this gentle, feel good women’s class to get your morning started and ease into your weekend. Mats and props will be available, but feel free to bring what makes you comfortable. Cost is $15 a class and starts at 9:30 a.m. Learn more.

Saturday, May 18 

Cantilever Tours at The Westmoreland 

The docents are thrilled to offer engaging tours of the special exhibitions on view in the Cantilever Gallery *most Saturdays* at 1 p.m. during each exhibition run. This winter, join them to explore “65 Artists, 65 Years: An Anniversary Exhibition.” Tours are free and advanced registration is not required. Learn more.

String Art Workshop at 12th Octave

Choose from a variety of templates to make your own special project! Cost is $22 and you must be registered by May 15. Learn more.

Homecoming at The Space

Have you lost sight of yourself trying to keep up with the speed of life or meet the expectations of society? There is a calming sense of freedom that comes from returning home to your authentic self. Start the journey with this unique combination of Qigong, breathwork, sound and meditation from 10 a.m. to noon. Sign up here. Learn more.

Detention Band – Guy’s Patio

Enjoy chill vibes, hot tunes and the tastiest treats starting at 7 p.m. Learn more.

Walk for the Animals

Action for Animals is holding its annual Walk for the Animals at Twin Lakes Park Pavilion #20. Starts at 11:30 a.m. rain or shine!  Costs $25 online or $30 day-of. Learn more.

Birds and the Bees at Petagogy Greensburg 

Join in the Backyard of Petagogy from 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. to learn about the birds and the bees! Multiple representatives will be on site. There will be a raffle, handcrafted birdhouses, a make-your-own bird feeder craft station and 10% off all Backyard products. Learn more.

Artist Tour & Happy Hour at The Westmoreland

Think of art in a different way! Led by a local artist Richard Stoner, explore the 65 Artists, 65 Years exhibition and permanent collection from an artist perspective, and gain insight from a creative in the community. Cost is $20 for members and $25 for non-members; Takes place from 3 p.m. to 4:30 p.m. A cash bar and light bite reception will follow the tour. Learn more.

Sunday, May 19 

Greensburg Vintage Market 

These markets host vintage items, collectables, up-cycled items, handmade wares and antiques as well as a mix of some of the area’s favorite makers, floral vendors, food vendors and more. Takes place from 11 a.m. to 3 p.m. at St. Clair Park. Learn more.

My Mother’s Italian, My Father’s Jewish and I’m in Therapy

Steve Solomon returns to The Palace Theatre! Prepare to laugh, prepare to cry, prepare to join Steve on stage in his new, updated and funnier show. Doors open at 2 p.m. and the show starts at 3 p.m. Purchase tickets here. Learn more.

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