It’s a fresh week in Greensburg which means more local events! There’s something for everyone of all ages from crafts to live performances to workshops and more. You’ll find the full list below.
Monday, November 7
IV Year Anniversary Celebration
Join Marino’s American Eatery for its Four Year Anniversary Celebration and the Stick City Brewing Collaboration release. There will be a free hors d’oeuvres table set up from 3 p.m. to 6 p.m. along with select $4 drafts. Learn more.
Steve Vai at The Palace Theatre
A virtuoso guitarist, visionary composer, and consummate producer who sculpts musical sound with infinite creativity and technical mastery, Steve Vai has awed fans of all genres with his exceptional guitar skills and musicianship. Doors open at 7 p.m. and the show starts at 8 p.m. This event is for all ages and you can purchase tickets here. Learn more.
Hope & Healing Support Group
For those recovering from a past suicide attempt, join the Mental Health America of Southwestern PA at 6 p.m. Please note: These groups are not intended to replace therapy, but to provide added support. Learn more.
Annual Wreath Ceremony at Pitt-Greensburg
Pitt-Greensburg MVS invites members of the community to visit campus for the 5th Annual Wreath Ceremony starting at 10:30 a.m. A wreath is posted by our UPG ROTC Cadets at our flagpole in recognition of the service of military, veterans, and their families (past and present). The wreath also stands alongside 300+ American Flags that line our campus walkways…each flag honors a fallen PA servicemember lost since 9/11. Learn more.
Practice Makes Perfect Full Moon Sound Bath
The Space is so excited to be teaming up with Practice Makes Perfect Studio for a Sound Bath starting at 7 p.m. Join Gabby as she uses her crystal bowls, Native American flute, Tibetan steel bowls, tuning forks and voice (sometimes drums and bells/wind chimes too). Join in comfortable clothing and bring a mat if you have one. Preregistration is strongly encouraged as these fill quickly and to keep the experience cozy this will be capped at 12. Learn more.
Tuesday, November 8
Trivia Night at Sports & Social Steel City!
Round up a team of 1-4 people to compete in five rounds of FREE trivia for sweet prizes and ultimate bragging rights! Questions begin at 8 p.m. Learn more.
Pastel Class with Cindy Berceli
Be prepared to get a little dusty and have a lot of fun while learning about this exciting medium! Bring whatever you have, sharpener, kneaded eraser, wet wipes, paper towels. The art center has some supplies to share. Cost is $75 and you can register online or by calling 724-837-6791. This class starts at 9:30 a.m. Learn more.
Join Sarah Stevey at The Space for a vinyasa based class with creative transitions. Come to release tensions and melt into your body while being guided through an intuitive movement experience. Class starts at 7 p.m. and will be held outside if weather allows. Reserve your spot here. Learn more.
Thanksgiving Sides Class
Are you always trying to figure out sides to go with your turkey? OR Maybe wondering how to make your sides more healthy? This is the class for you! Come learn several classic sides and some healthy alternatives at Taste and See Chef starting at 6:30 p.m. Cost is $45 per person and includes all ingredients, materials and recipes. Learn more.
COMPUTER/RJ MYATO/DUNE KANKEL & AGGREGATE COLLAB/THE REVOLUTIONARY
Some extraordinary out-of-town talent and some local favorites. Come check it out and get MELTED. Doors open at 7:30 p.m. and the show starts at 8 p.m. $8 cover or pay-what-you-can. BYOB for those 21+. All gallery artwork is available for purchase during the event. Learn more.
Wednesday, November 9
Drum Circle led by Matt Mikeska @ Green Beacon Gallery
A drum circle is a gathering of people playing percussion instruments as a group. Drum circles are generally unrehearsed and participants often play instruments with their hands rather than mallets or drumsticks. Bringing drums is encouraged but not required. All ages and skill levels are welcome. BYOB for drummers 21+. Starts at 7 p.m. and goes till whenever. Learn more.
Name That Tune
Join Invisible Man Brewing in their taproom for Name That Tune starting at 7pm! 21+ only.
Questions, music, prizes and craft beers at All Saints starting at 6:30 p.m. Kill Devil Meals will be there starting at 5 p.m. Learn more.
Jazz Concert Series: The Tom Wendt Quartet
Jazz Nights return this fall each month on select Wednesdays at The Westmoreland! Join at 6 p.m. for a NEW special cocktail hour before the concert that starts at 7 p.m. The bar is open through intermission. Thomas Wendt will present a group of talented young musicians from the Pittsburgh area including saxophonist Joseph Seman, pianist Antonio Croes and bassist Chris McGraw. Cost is $15 for members and $18 for non-members. Purchase tickets here. Learn more.
Trivia Night at Yellow Bridge Brewing Tap & Table
Join every Wednesday at the NEW Yellow Bridge Brewing Tap & Table in Greensburg for Trivia Night! Round up a team of 1-4 people to compete in five rounds of FREE trivia for sweet prizes and ultimate bragging rights! Questions begin at 7 p.m. Learn more.
Art Fundamentals with Marcy Koynok
FREE Landlord/Tenant Clinic
Are you having issues with your landlord? Do you want to learn what your rights are as a tenant? Are you facing eviction? Make an appointment to speak with an attorney for FREE at the Westmoreland Bar Association’s Landlord/Tenant Clinic. Call 724-834-6730 to make an appointment between 1 p.m. and 4 p.m. NO WALK-INS. Learn more.
Intermediate Oil Painting with Doreen Currie
References will include still life subjects, photographs and plein air if the weather is good. The class will focus on mixing color, value (light and shadow, and focal point. A favorite topic is landscapes of local farms. This class series will run for eight Wednesdays until November 8 starting at 1 p.m. Register online or call 724-837-6791 for details. Learn more.
Film Screening of Bastard’s Road – A film about USMC Veteran Jonathan Hancock
Pitt-Greensburg MVS invites the community to join them for a very special film screening of Bastard’s Road. The story of USMC Veteran Jonathan Hancock’s journey of healing. From the Battle of Ramadi, to the shores of home….to the gates of Camp Pendleton where his life as a marine began. Jon will graciously be joining following the film for a Q&A session. This event is FREE, open to the public and starts at 6:30 p.m. Learn more.
Youth Yoga (Tweens/Teens)
Join Holly of The Aligned Mind Studio at The Space for a practice with a very special age range in mind. Preregistration is extremely helpful for preparation purposes.This is a weekly offering and starts at 4:30 p.m. Purchase tickets here. Learn more.
Independent Study in Clay
This class at the Greensburg Art Center is designed for individuals with past experience working with clay and can work independently. Monitors are present to provide assistance and guidance in the clay studio including tools and glazes. Cost is $140 and includes 25 lb of clay, all firings and glazes. The class starts at 6:30 p.m. and lasts eight Wednesdays until November 30. Register online or by phone at 724-837-6791. Learn more.
Tinkergarten – Fall Series
The Fall season of Tinkergarten at The Space is called Body Mind & Heart, and it has a special focus on wellness—how we can help kids learn to be and stay healthy, happy and connected to nature. Classes will be 11 a.m. to 12 p.m. every Wednesday from September 21 to November 16. Register here. Learn more.
Past Life Regression
Join Up The Rabbit Hole at 7 p.m. for a group past life regression. Explore not only who you were, but the many lessons involved. Upon healing from your past life, you carry increased awareness and closure to energetic threads and carnations that could be impacting this life, ultimately leaving you with a greater understanding of yourself and energetic freedom. Get your tickets here. Learn more.
Thursday, November 10
Candlelight Open House
Don’t miss this free after-hours event at Historic Hanna’s Town to kick off the holiday season. Stroll by lantern light to Hanna’s Tavern and the newly reconstructed Lefevre House and enjoy the ambiance of roaring fireplaces. Taste beer from All Saints Brewery and wassail made from a Colonial Williamsburg recipe, along with savory snacks and cookies. Starts at 4 p.m. Learn more.
Downtown Greensburg Ladies Night @ Green Beacon Gallery
Shop Greensburg presents Ladies Night! It’s a special evening event for women and their friends to shop and dine in the heart of our amazing city. Friends of all genders are welcome to stop by the Green Beacon on their travels for a night of games, wine tasting, wine glass painting, choice snacks and a free bar of handmade soap with any art gallery purchase. Starts at 5 p.m. Learn more.
THE GUESS WHO
Experience a non-stop evening of precise performance taking fans on a roller coaster ride of electric instrumentation, timeless balladry, unpredictable jamming and the ultimate sing-along experience. Don’t miss this performance at The Palace Theatre starting at 5:30 p.m. Purchase tickets here. Learn more.
Teacher Workshop: John Kane & Pittsburgh
Area educators are welcome to join an in depth look at the exhibition Gatecrashers: The Rise of the Self-Taught Artist in America and, in particular, John Kane’s perspective of a changing Pittsburgh landscape. Eligible teachers will receive two Act 48 credits issued by the Westmoreland Intermediate Unit. This workshop is free for members and $5 for non-members, and starts at 5:30 p.m. Registration is required. Learn more.
Friday, November 11
Holiday Mart 2022
Shop local this holiday season at the Museum’s annual Holiday Mart! With a large selection of unique American made gifts to choose from, there is something for everyone on your list. Enjoy musical entertainment, refreshments, raffles and free gift-wrapping. Receive a 10% discount on regular price merchandise in store and online, and museum members receive their 10% discount too. Starts November 11 at 10 a.m. and ends November 12 at 5 p.m. The first 25 customers who make purchases will receive a special gift both days. Learn more.
Circle Pit Pizza at IMB
Circle Pit Pizza will be parked out front of Invisible Man Brewing on South Pennsylvania Avenue at 5pm.
Strike True Presents: Fall of Babylon, Ire, Bloody Run & Shadow of Corvus at Green Beacon Gallery
Starts at 6 p.m., BYOB for those 21+, 18+ (NO EXCEPTIONS) and $15 cash (or what you can). Learn more.
Benvenuti’s Pizza Factory
The pizza factory is back at All Saints starting at 5 p.m. Learn more.
Sports & Social Steel City will be hosting its first Dueling Pianos Night starting at 9:30 p.m. There will be a $5 cover. Learn more.
Oil Painting Basics with Jerry
Join Jerry Scorpion at the Greensburg Art Center for six Fridays to learn about oil paints. Examine form, shape and lighting as it applies to still life. Materials provided for 1st class. Class starts at 10:30 a.m. Register online or by calling 724-837-6791. Learn more.
Black Light Class “Bright Galactic Night”
Ayu-Yog & Cacao For Embracing and Honoring Change
Join Bri & Veronica at The Space for Ayu-Yog & Cacao for Embracing and Honoring Change. We will lead you through a two hour practice, starting with a beautiful heart-opening cacao ceremony, pranayama & asana of a slow, balancing flow that will focus on your inner light as we come to the darker days of the year, and ending with deep guided meditation and fire ceremony. Please bring a yoga mat and a journal. This event starts at 6 p.m. and will be outdoors (weather permitting). Reserve your spot here. Learn more.
Saturday, November 12
The Clarks have struck again with Madly in Love At The End Of The World, a lively ride down a rural lane, laced with love, mourning, and questions about where it all goes from here. See them perform at The Palace Theare starting at 7 p.m. Purchase tickets here. Learn more.
Pit Take BBQ at IMB
Pit Take BBQ will be parked out front of Invisible Man Brewing on South Pennsylvania Avenue at 5pm.
Earth, Wheel and Fire Wood Fired Pizzas
Enjoy some wood fired pizzas at All Saints starting at 5 p.m. Learn more.
Essential Machine, Lokye, Lea Marra & the Dream Catchers and Egomyth @ Green Beacon Gallery
Doors open at 6:30 p.m. and the show starts at 7 p.m. $15 cover or pay-what-you-can. Open to all ages and BYOB for those 21+. All gallery artwork is available for purchase during the event. Learn more.
Children’s Saturday Studio: Napperon en papier de dinde
That’s French for Paper Doily Turkey! Using papers, ink, pipe cleaners, and wiggle eyes, create this ‘fancy’ friend at The Westmoreland just in time for a festive feast. This craft is recommended for ages seven to 10. Cost is $20 for members and $25 for non-members.
Black Light Class “Snowy Magic”
Matting & Framing Workshops with Eileen Yeager
This will be the first Diocese of Greensburg Women’s Conference! The day includes Mass with Bishop Kulick, praise and worship opportunities, a keynote and breakout speakers, shopping, raffles, breakfast and lunch. Starts at 7 a.m. and you can register here. Learn more.
Paint & Sip & Group Reading Night at Imperfect Creations
During a group reading you can expect any of the following: Connections & Healing messages from loved ones who passed away, and messages from angels and spirit guides. Not every participant is guaranteed a reading and is limited to only six people. All painting supplies (16×20 canvas, brushes and paints) will be supplied. Cost is $45 and you may use PayPal or Venmo (@jessicaNondo) to pay. Starts at 4 p.m. Learn more.
Sunday, November 13
W.A.S.P. – 40 YEARS ALIVE WORLD TOUR 2022
Few bands in the history of Rock N’ Roll have ever incited the love, the hate, the raw emotional effect this band has had on the world. See them perform at The Palace Theatre with special guest Armored Saint. Starts at 8 p.m. and you can buy tickets here. Learn more.
Self-Taught Series: Rod Cross, Wood Carver
Inspired by the self-taught artists in Gatecrashers, Self-Taught Series at The Westmoreland is a special edition of talks & demos that provide visitors with a glimpse at local self-taught artists and artisans and their specialties. This series is free. However, advance registration is required. Learn more.\
Pumpkin Pouring Class at Painting with a Twist
Home Herbalism Series – Winter Wellness
Learn some practical ways to begin incorporating herbs into your daily life. Herbs belong in every family’s home and each person should learn to feel empowered to care for themselves using earth’s remedies. Herbs really shine when it comes to preventing disease, improving quality of life, and supporting wellness from birth into old age. Register for this class starting at 2 p.m. here. Learn more.