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United Way 41st Annual Pro-Am Golf Classic
Aug
28
12:00 PM12:00

United Way 41st Annual Pro-Am Golf Classic

  • Avalon Golf & Country Club at Buhl (map)
  • Google Calendar ICS

Foursomes blind draw for a tri-state pro. Pros compete in medal play in a pro division, and amateurs will play a scramble. Men's, women's and mixed teams are welcome.

Shotgun start at 12 p.m. followed by dinner. Cost is $175 per golfer ($70 tax deduction). 

Click here for additional information, registration form and sponsorship opportunities.

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23rd Annual Pedal the Lakes
Aug
31
7:00 AM07:00

23rd Annual Pedal the Lakes

Sponsored by the Mercer County Trails Association

Registration begins at 7 a.m. and closes at 10 a.m.

Choose from four routes of 12, 32, 65 or 100 miles. Stops include Greene Eagle Winery, Resele Marina, Conneaut Cellars and Lago Winery. Cost includes ride, food and support. Support vehicles will patrol the course, but each rider is responsible for his or her bike maintenance. Helmets required. View trail routes.

Registration begins June 1.

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39th Annual O'Brien Children Memorial Lobster Clambake
Oct
9
5:00 PM17:00

39th Annual O'Brien Children Memorial Lobster Clambake

Big Fun for a Great Cause!

Casual Attire and Live Entertainment

Tickets are $90 ($35 admission/$55 donation)

For information or tickets, jdemay@rienconstruction.com

Paul and Tina O’Brien turned a personal loss into a community triumph by establishing the O’Brien Children Memorial Fund. This fund started the Shenango Valley Foundation and has provided a compass by generously benefiting children and the elderly in our area. Medical and dental attention, wheelchairs, home entrance ramps, and help to equip vans for the handicapped are just a few of the necessities that this fund provides.

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Sunday Runday 5k / 10k
Aug
11
8:30 AM08:30

Sunday Runday 5k / 10k

  • Avalon Golf & Country Club at Buhl (map)
  • Google Calendar ICS

PHN Charitable Foundation and Rose of Sharon Lodge #3 F.O.P. in conjunction with the Shenango Valley Fitness Fest presented by the Shenango Valley Chamber of Commerce

5k pre-registration: $20; day of $25 day of
10k pre-registration $25; day of $30

Registration takes place in the Trinidad pool side cabana at Avalon Goff & Country Club. Race participants receive a free t-shirt and food voucher redeemable at the Fitness Fest.

More details or register here

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Kiwanis Annual Chicken BBQ
Aug
9
11:00 AM11:00

Kiwanis Annual Chicken BBQ

  • Rust Colongy Square Pavilion at St. Paul's (map)
  • Google Calendar ICS

Eat on site or take it to go. Delivery also available!

Tickets: $10 each includes 1/2 chicken, baked potato, applesauce, roll, beverage

Proceeds benefit the Club’s service projects.

Purchase tickets or arrange delivery online or call, 724-588-9344 by August 6.

Tickets may be purchased onsite Aug. 8.

SPECIAL: Dining cards good through 12/31/19 may be purchased during the event for half price, $12.50!

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GSO Speakeasy
Jun
29
7:00 PM19:00

GSO Speakeasy

Travel back in time to the Roaring 20s when secret societies gathered to escape prohibition. It’s all in good fun and you don’t want to miss it!

Cost: $50 Tickets: 724-456-1661

Includes live music, costume contest, dance contest, cash bar, heavy hors d’oeuvres, $10 reverse raffle ticket, and more!

Interested in sponsoring the event? Call, 318-771-1283

All funds benefit the Greenville Symphony Orchestra

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12th Annual United Way Wing King Cook-Off
Jun
27
5:00 PM17:00

12th Annual United Way Wing King Cook-Off

It's time to crown this year's Wing King at the 12th Annual Wing King Cook-Off. There will be 10 restaurants competing for the title of Wing King. The event has four categories that are selected by a panel of judges chosen from the community. Attendees vote for the People's Choice.

  • Wing King House Sauce

  • Wing King BBQ

  • Wing King Best Combo

  • Wing King Hot

  • Wing King People's Choice

Cost is $20 per person in advance / $25 at the gate

The event benefits the United Way's initiative of "Lifting Families Out of Poverty."

For more information or tickets, 724-981-1884

Tickets available at the chamber office, cash or check only.

 

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17th Annual Pioneer Frolic
Jun
22
to Jun 23

17th Annual Pioneer Frolic

  • M.K. Goddard State Park Marina Area (map)
  • Google Calendar ICS

Co-sponsored by the Friends of Goddard (FROG) and Goddard State Park.

The community celebration and pioneer workday focuses on the pioneers who settled the Lake Wilhelm watershed area in the 1700s through 1840s. View complete weekend schedule.

Demonstrations include blacksmithing, tanning, spinning, and dutch oven cooking. Entertainment both days, wagon rides, artisans, food vendors and more! Live Cresswell Charity Auction on Sunday at 2 p.m.

Admission and parking are free.
M. K. Goddard State Park is located five minutes from I-79. Take Exit 130 to 358 West and follow the signs to Lake Wilhelm Road, leading directly to the marina. For further directions or more information contact the park at 724-253-4833. Park maps are available on their web page.

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Rotary Annual Golf Scramble
Jun
14
12:00 PM12:00

Rotary Annual Golf Scramble

Registration from 12 to 12:45 p.m.
Golf Ball Drop 12:45 p.m.
Shotgun start 1:00 p.m.

Four person scramble (women and seniors hit from appropriate tees). Prizes for 1st, 2nd 5th places, skill prizes, raffle prizes, putting contest, silent auction.

$75 per golfer or $300 per team (includes green fees with carts, lunch, beverages, buffet dinner, wine & beer tasting, and prizes)

For non-golfers, tickets are available for dinner and golf ball drop.

Tee sponsors available for $100

Proceeds benefit various Rotary programs including youth leadership and vocational programs, international exchange programs, Greenville Rotary Jack Brown Memorial Scholarship, Greenville service projects, and Rotary International Foundation.

Register and pay online.

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20th Annual Auction
Apr
26
6:00 PM18:00

20th Annual Auction

Giddy up & Join us for a Kentucky Derby themed evening of exciting live auction action.

Benefits the Chamber of Commerce and United Way of Mercer County

Register/Pay online

Price include heavy hors d'oeuvres, signature cocktails, beer and wine. Dressy casual attire.

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10th Annual Taste of Mercer County
Apr
25
5:30 PM17:30

10th Annual Taste of Mercer County

Sponsored by the Mercer Area Chamber of Commerce

Featuring up to 30 best restaurants, wineries and breweries in Mercer County.

Advance Tickets: $20 each / 2 for $30 / 8 for $100
At the Door: $25

Tickets available

  • Mercer Area Chamber of Commerce Office

  • The Lakes at Jefferson

  • Shannon’s Kandy Kitchen

  • Citizen’s Bank, Mercer

  • IXL Rehab & Fitness Center

  • Tom Jones State Farm

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Sip, Paint & Smile
Mar
16
1:00 PM13:00

Sip, Paint & Smile

Sponsored by Friends of the Library

An artist will be on hand with step-by-step guidance.

All painting supplies are included in the $35 fee, along with wine and non-alcoholic beverages, food, a free gift and live music. Seating is limited and payment is due at time of registration.

Please stop by the library and register soon. Please call the library at 724-588-5490 with questions.

All proceeds from Friends activities benefit the library and its patrons.

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Shamrock 'N Run
Mar
9
9:00 AM09:00

Shamrock 'N Run

9:00 a.m. Registration; 10:00 a.m. race start

Proceeds benefit Primary Health Network Charitable Foundation programs

Event will feature a 5k and 10k race.

Price 5k: $25/$30.........Price 10k: $35/$40

Shamrock n' Run Event Features include:

  • Costume Contest for you and your pet

  • Exciting post race party with music and breakfast buffet.

  • Vendors

  • Basket raffle

  • Kids fun run and kids activities

  • Each registered participant will receive a commemorative event t-shirt. (while supplies last)

Register

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2019 Sweet Heart Ball
Feb
16
6:00 PM18:00

2019 Sweet Heart Ball

A black-tie gala celebrating the American Heart Association’s years of lifesaving work for Mercer and Lawrence county families. Our gala night of giving includes elegant gourmet dining, excellent entertainment provided by Chicago’s Frank Sinatra and Rat Pack Orchestra, dancing, and interactive auctions.

Cocktail Hour & Silent Auction begin at 6:00 p.m.
Dinner, Live Auction & Program begin at 7:00 p.m.
Dancing 9:00 p.m. to 11:00 p.m.
Cost $125

Proceeds raised will be used to fund education and research to help fight heart disease and stroke, the #1 and #5 killers in America, and childhood obesity.

Email Kelly Sobotka, Heart Ball Director, or phone 330-318-4467.

Presenting sponsor: Sharon Regional Health Center

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Cookie Walk
Dec
8
11:00 AM11:00

Cookie Walk

Friends of the Greenville Area Public Library. All proceeds benefit the library.

Featuring an assortment of homemade Christmas cookies available for $6/dozen. Simply walk through and choose your favorites.

The first 50 people to buy 2 dozen or more will get a coupon for a free pastry.

Buy 3 dozen and get a free book.

Take a chance on a basket of “health” for the holidays or buy a vintage cookie tin while they last.

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"Just Kidding" Comedy Night
Nov
3
5:30 PM17:30

"Just Kidding" Comedy Night

$90 VIP Ticket – 5:30 PM

Includes show, heavy hors d’oeuvres, cash bar, snacks, live music, show, and meet ‘n greet with the comedians

$35 General Admission – 9:30 PM

Includes show, snacks, and cash bar

This year’s event features comedians KC Arora; hometown favorite, Mark Riccadonna; and Joel Richardson.

Benefits Primary Health Network Charitable Foundation and Children’s’ Center of Mercer County

Sponsorship opportunities available.

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United Way Restaurant Revue
Oct
25
5:30 PM17:30

United Way Restaurant Revue

  • Avalon Golf & Country Club at Buhl (map)
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Our region’s most gifted chefs will prepare luscious entrée samples, colorful hors d’oeuvres and rich desserts, rounded out by exotic coffees and libations.

This is a delicious way to support UWMC’s initiative of lifting families out of poverty in our community.

Tickets are $50 per person ($40 donation) and can be purchased on the United Way's website or by calling the office, 724-981-1884.

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Annual Used Book Sale
Sep
27
to Sep 28

Annual Used Book Sale

  • Fassett & Associates Accounting Firm (map)
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The Friends of the Library's Annual Used Book sale benefiting the Greenville Area Public Library

Pull into parking lot and follow signs to drive around to the back of the building.

  • Thursday, September 27 9 a.m. - 8 p.m.
  • Friday, September 28 9 a.m. - 8 p.m.
  • Saturday, September 29 9 a.m. - 2 p.m. - Brown Bags $5

Clean and well organized books separated into about 35 categories, CDs, DVDs, puzzles, and board games.

Books are donated annually from the community - nothing is kept over from previous sales. Very few books are purged and donated from the library.

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Sep
25
5:00 PM17:00

Starters & Enders Tastings

All proceeds benefit AWARE’s WILLIAMS House- Greenville’s Emergency Housing. Tickets are $20 per person and available from any Williams House Advisory Board member or by calling the Aware administrative office at 724-342-4934.

The evening features foods and beverages from area businesses, a Chinese auction, and door prizes.

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9th Annual Race to End Hunger
Sep
15
8:00 AM08:00

9th Annual Race to End Hunger

  • BC3 parking lot @ Linden Pointe (map)
  • Google Calendar ICS

The 5k / 2 mile walk benefits the Community Food Warehouse

Race begins at 9 a.m. with the walk commencing immediately after.

Every runner and walker who crosses the finish line will be entered into a drawing for $1,000.

Registration by Sept. 3 - $18. After September 3, participant is not guaranteed a t-shirt.
$20 on race day. Free kids fun run.

Mail-In Registration: Make checks payable to “CFW 5K Run/2 Mile Walk” and mail to: Community Food Warehouse of Mercer County • 109 S Sharpsville Ave., Suite A, Sharon, PA 16146. Online pre-registration ends on September 10th. 

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Kiwanis Annual Chicken BBQ
Aug
8
11:00 AM11:00

Kiwanis Annual Chicken BBQ

  • Rust Colony Square Pavilion at St. Paul's (map)
  • Google Calendar ICS

Eat on site or take it to go. Delivery available.
Pavilion is across from the sports complex on Rt. 58

Tickets $10 each and includes 1/2 chicken, baked potato, applesauce, roll, beverage.

To purchase tickets in advance or to arrange delivery, call 724-588-9344 or online by August 6. Click here for an order form.

Kiwanis Dining Cards, good until the end of the year, will be available for 1/2 price - $12.50.

Proceeds benefit club service projects.

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68th Annual Business & Industry Day
Jul
23
11:00 AM11:00

68th Annual Business & Industry Day

Sponsored by the Greenville Area Economic Development Corp. and the Greenville Area Chamber of Commerce.

Registration with shotgun start at 11:00 a.m.

$130 per golfer ($520 for a team) includes BBQ buffet by Mule Train Smokers, "19th Hole" Awards Reception, beverages and participant gift

A variety of sponsorship opportunities are available. View here

You can register or pay online.

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UPMC Foundation Golf Masters Scramble
Jun
18
9:30 AM09:30

UPMC Foundation Golf Masters Scramble

The UPMC Horizon Community Health Foundation is one of the premier golf outings in our region. Proceeds fund special projects in our area that address unmet health and human service needs.

Sponsorship Opportunities Available

Golfer Only, Hole-in-One and Team Prizes

9:00 a.m. Registration
9:30 - 10:45 a.m. Driving Range
11:00 a.m. Shotgun Start
4:30 p.m. Reception (cash bar & buffet dinner, awards & prizes)

Reserve your spot by June 8.
Questions: 724-347-4599
bonierjm@upmc.edu

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A Toast & Taste to Reading
Jun
15
6:00 PM18:00

A Toast & Taste to Reading

Benefiting the Greenville Area Public Library

The event is back! Join us to taste wine, beer and savory appetizers from local wineries, breweries and restaurants. 

Tickets are $30 per person or $50 per couple. Tickets are available at the library; in the Chamber office (cash or check only); or Packard Paint & Decorating

Must be 21 years and older to purchase tickets and attend the event.

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Mercer County Trails Assoc Annual Dinner
Apr
28
6:00 PM18:00

Mercer County Trails Assoc Annual Dinner

  • Greenville Moose Family Center #276 (map)
  • Google Calendar ICS

Featuring Juvenile Characteristics
Come and enjoy MCTA’s “Trail Treats” with food provided by Sheetz, Twin Temptations Bakery, Padrone’s Pizza, Paxton’s Restaurant and more of your local flavor favorites. 

There will also be a 50/50 Raffle and Silent Auction

All funds raised will be used to continue the expansion of trails on abandoned rail beds throughout Mercer County and encourage tourism and economic vitality.

Tickets • $12 per person - Includes food, drinks & music - Can be purchased at the door or in advance from a board member or Fred Kiser, 724-866-3317.

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Empty Bowls Project of Mercer County
Apr
12
4:00 PM16:00

Empty Bowls Project of Mercer County

  • Hope Center for the Arts & Technology (map)
  • Google Calendar ICS

Sponsored by Community Food Warehouse

The event centers around a simple meal of soup and bread and features handcrafted pottery bowls made and donated by local artisans and students. Soup and breads donated by local restaurants and bakeries. 

The bowl is a reminder that everyday people in our community may not have enough to eat.

Cost is $20. All money collected will be used to feed the hungry in Mercer County. 

For more information or to make an auction donation, contact Lauren at lmoyer@foodwarehouse.org or 724.981.0353. Buy tickets online.

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