Alpha Weekend 2013
MAY 24—The Alpha Omicron Lambda Chapter of Alpha Phi Alpha Fraternity Inc. will host Alpha Weekend 2013. The four-day event will include a Happy Hour at James Street Gastropub; Alphas vs. NPHC at the Thelma Lovette YMCA; Church with the Alphas at Mulberry Community Church; the All Black Everything Party at 3 Lakes Golf Course; and the Alpha Cookout at the Westinghouse Lodge.
MAY 25—The Community Empowerment Association will host the “Step In the Name of Love” Spring Fling from 8 p.m.-1 a.m. at 7120 Kelly St., Homewood. The evening will include Detroit and Chicago stepping, various line dances and lessons. Music will be provided by Roland Ford. For more information, call 412-371-3689 ext. 44 or visit www.ceapittsburgh.org.
MAY 28—The Tuskegee Airmen Memorial of Greater Pittsburgh Region Inc. will host a Golf Outing at 9:45 a.m. at the Diamond Run Golf Club, Sewickley. The day will include breakfast, shotgun start, a reception and the ultimate cook out/dinner. The event benefits the Tuskegee Airmen Memorial. Registration is required and will begin at 8 a.m. For more information, email Ronald Hunt at Ronald.firstname.lastname@example.org.
MAY 29—The Lamarr Woodley Foundation will host the IMPACT Pittsburgh Gala at 6:30 p.m. at the Fairmont Pittsburgh Hotel, 510 Market St., Downtown. The event will include dinner, a silent auction, a fashion show and will benefit the PACT (Prevent Another Crime Today) Initiative. For more information, visit www.lamarrwoodleyfoundation.com.
MAY 30—Dress for Success will host its Essence of Leadership Breakfast from 7:30-9 a.m. at the Omni William Penn Hotel, 530 William Penn Place, Downtown. Guest speaker Candi Castleberry-Singleton, chief diversity officer, UPMC, will speak on “Living with Power and Joy.” Registration is required. For more information, call 412-201-4204 or email Pittsburgh@dressforsuccess.org.
JUNE 1—The Arthritis Foundation will host their annual Walk at 8 a.m. at South Side Works, 26th St., South Side. The walk will raise funds and awareness to fight the nation’s leading cause of disability. Registration is requested. For more information, call Kristina Waltman at 412-973-8501 or email email@example.com.
Family Health Fair
JUNE 1—St. Benedict the Moor School and the Extra Mile Education Foundation will host a Family Health Fair from 11 a.m.-4 p.m. at St. Benedict the Moor, 631 Watt St., Hill District. For more information, call Karen Hall at 412-682-3755.
Men Can Cook
JUNE 2—The Community Economic Development Corporation of Clairton will host the Men Can Cook Event at 12 p.m. at the Clairton Park Pavilion, Clairton. There will be a cook-off contest, a fashion show and recognition of several individuals from the community. For more information, call Jeanette Meachem at 412-226-1587.
JUNE 7—The Committee of the Northview Heights Reunion will host “Grazin’ In the Green” the Old Northview Heights Reunion from 3-11 p.m. at Riverview Park, Valley Refuge Grove, North Side. The afternoon will include food, family, friends and fun.
Walk for Haiti
JUNE 8—The Functional Literacy Ministry of Haiti will host the Great Shepherd Walk for Haiti at 8 a.m. at Highland Park, Sycamore Grove, Pittsburgh. This is a fundraiser to support the group’s educational and medical missions to the still recovering island nation. For more information, call 412-784-0342.
(To have items listed on Community Calendar, send information at least two weeks in advance to: 315 E. Carson St., Pittsburgh, PA 15219; Fax: 412-481-1360 or email: firstname.lastname@example.org.)