Join Our Mailing List!
Latest News:
Lenten Fish Fry at South Hills Elks in Bethel Park -- "Pittsburgh South Hills Elks Lodge 2213 in Bethel Park will be holding a Fish ..." -- 05 March 2021
Volunteers Needed to Deliver Meals in The Mon ... -- "Donora Senior Center is in desperate need of volunteers for their home ..." -- 05 March 2021
COUNSELING AVAILABLE FOR SURVIVORS OF DOMESTIC ... -- "It doesn’t matter if you are in an abusive relationship or if you have ..." -- 05 March 2021
NEWS FROM THE DONORA HISTORICAL SOCIETY AND SMOG ... -- "SPRING WALKING TOURS POSTPONED DUE TO COVID Spring is the normal time when we ..." -- 05 March 2021
Ethnic Craft Club in Uniontown Selling Carpathian ... -- "The ‘Carpathian Cookery’ cookbook, has entered its 19th printing, ..." -- 05 March 2021
Registration Open for Cal U Summer College -- "California University of Pennsylvania Will Offer More Than 200 Courses, Most Of ..." -- 05 March 2021
Baldwin Borough Public Library Celebrates Spring ... -- "The Baldwin Borough Public Library is celebrating Spring with a ‘21 Days ..." -- 05 March 2021
Belle Vernon Library Seeking Jewelry Donations ... -- "The Belle Vernon Public Library is currently accepting donations of jewelry for ..." -- 05 March 2021
CCAC Nursing Program Extends Application Deadline ... -- "Program Boasts High Employment Rate and Other Impressive Statistics The ..." -- 05 March 2021
South Hills Coin Club Meeting Will Discuss ... -- "The monthly meeting of the South Hills Coin Club will be held Tuesday evening ..." -- 05 March 2021

A Pittsburgh Penguins Olli Maata signed game jersey, four Lexus Club Pirates Club tickets, four Captain Morgan Club tickets, a 60" big screen TV, a Campy's Pig Pie every month for a year, and a Nemacolin two-night package are live auction items coming up for bid at the 5th Annual John Barbero Memorial Scholarship Auction on Sunday, November 2 beginning at 12:30 p.m. at the Mon Valley YMCA.

The event sponsors are the Pittsburgh Penguins, Highway Appliance & Television and Lee Supply.

John Barbero was the Pens' public address announcer for games at the Civic Arena. In his professional career, he mentored many students throughout the area in his years of teaching and administration. Mr. Barbero touched the lives of many students and encouraged them to challenge themselves with higher education and benefit from the rewards it can bring.

To honor Barbero's legacy of supporting higher education, a college scholarship is awarded each year in his name to a high school senior who is majoring in education or communications. The 2014 scholarship was awarded to Micala Mary Arlette Ellison. She is attending California University of Pennsylvania.

Special guests available at the autograph session this year from 1 p.m. to 3 p.m. are former Steeler Louie Lipps, 1984 NFL Offensive Rookie of the Year and AFC Pro Bowl teammate, along with Slap Shot and Slap Shot 2 "Breaking the Ice" star Dave "Jack" Hanson. Hanson played with Detroit Red Wings and Minnesota North Stars.

This family-oriented event has face painting and balloon art for the children, and the Penguins' Iceburgh and Steelers' Steely McBeam will interact with them for pictures.

Pizza will be on hand, compliments of Salatino's River House, and will be served by the Mon Valley YMCA Teen Leaders with cookies provided by Keystone Bakery.

In addition, there will be over 100 silent drawings and another 100+ "Just for You" drawings. Steel City Auctions has certified autographed sports and celebrity items and photographs for the avid collectors. These items will be featured in a separate silent auction with a portion of the proceeds benefitting the scholarship fund. All ticket holders are entered into a drawing on the half hour for cash prizes or a YMCA Family membership.

Tickets are $5 and can be purchased at the Mon Valley YMCA or at the door that day.

Applications for the 2015 scholarship will be available in the spring and must be turned in by May 30, 2015. For more information contact the Mon Valley YMCA at 734-483-8077.

RealEstate270x64

 

MESSENGERWEBAD

Pizza Station

PaVendors-web-ad

Mon Valley Hospital

  • Prev
  • Featured Advertisers
Scroll to top