West Homestead announces summer recreation schedule
West Homestead has released its 2013 recreation schedule.
All borough youngsters can take part in the program at Calhoun Park, running weekdays from 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. from June 5 through July 12.
Lunches are served each day.
The schedule includes card and board games on Mondays, arts and crafts on Wednesdays, and special events on Fridays including a treasure hunt June 7, pet show June 14, magic show June 21 and talent show July 5.
There are field trips, a public safety day June 28 and Allegheny County Sports Clinics on July 3 and 5 from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m.
Eight field trips are slated, six for the kids, two for the adults to Rivers Casino on June 18 and July 1.
Field trips for the kids are planned to Playmor Bowling Lanes in Lincoln Place on June 11 and July 2 ($8 per person), Pittsburgh Zoo on June 13 ($9), Gateway Clipper on June 20 ($9, lunch not included in the price), Round Hill Park on June 27 ($5) and Idlewild Park on July 11 ($26 per person, lunch not included).
There's a picnic day with games, races, hot dogs and hamburgers July 8 at Calhoun Park.
The season ends with a movie day July 12 at the AMC Waterfront theater, where “Monsters University” will be shown in 3D. The price of $16.25 per person covers a movie ticket, popcorn, candy and pop.
For more details call John G. Dindak at 412-670-4613.
Show commenting policy
TribLive commenting policy
You are solely responsible for your comments and by using TribLive.com you agree to our Terms of Service.
We moderate comments. Our goal is to provide substantive commentary for a general readership. By screening submissions, we provide a space where readers can share intelligent and informed commentary that enhances the quality of our news and information.
While most comments will be posted if they are on-topic and not abusive, moderating decisions are subjective. We will make them as carefully and consistently as we can. Because of the volume of reader comments, we cannot review individual moderation decisions with readers.
We value thoughtful comments representing a range of views that make their point quickly and politely. We make an effort to protect discussions from repeated comments either by the same reader or different readers.
We follow the same standards for taste as the daily newspaper. A few things we won't tolerate: personal attacks, obscenity, vulgarity, profanity (including expletives and letters followed by dashes), commercial promotion, impersonations, incoherence, proselytizing and SHOUTING. Don't include URLs to Web sites.
We do not edit comments. They are either approved or deleted. We reserve the right to edit a comment that is quoted or excerpted in an article. In this case, we may fix spelling and punctuation.
We welcome strong opinions and criticism of our work, but we don't want comments to become bogged down with discussions of our policies and we will moderate accordingly.
We appreciate it when readers and people quoted in articles or blog posts point out errors of fact or emphasis and will investigate all assertions. But these suggestions should be sent via e-mail. To avoid distracting other readers, we won't publish comments that suggest a correction. Instead, corrections will be made in a blog post or in an article.
- Mon-Yough area first responders say drivers need to stop, pull over
- Vigil marks 6-year anniversary of Clairton coach’s death
- Closed Bottom Dollars in Homestead, McKeesport to become Aldi stores
- Steel Valley union drops restroom grievance
- Elizabeth Forward senior builds his own canoe in school’s lab
- County 911 to provide Elizabeth police with records system