Get Out Weekend Planner: Drum Circle, Pilates Power Hour and Cut-A-Thon
Our top picks for this weekend.
Welcome to the new and improved Get Out Weekend Planner! We recently combined the Grab & Go Kids Planner with Get Out for a one-stop shop for fun weekend planning!
It’s Thursday, and you’ve got no idea what you’ll do for the weekend.
Patch is coming to the rescue. We’ve got the best bets for your done-work-outta-here time. Check out our top picks for this weekend to find something for everyone in the family to enjoy.
1. Children’s Drum Circle/Class
Where/When: Inner Beat Drum School, Thursday, 9:30 a.m. - 5 p.m.
Why Go?: Drum circles/classes are held every Thursday. Classes are held at 10 a.m., 2 p.m. and 4 p.m. The classes are about 45 minutes long. This program is for ages 2 through 10. Call 412-225-9859 to set up a time!
2. Steel Magnolias
Where/When: South Park Theater, Thursday - Saturday, 8 p.m.
Why Go: This live performance of Steel Magnolias is set in a beauty salon in Louisiana where all the ladies who are "anybody" come to get their hair done. This play is filled with hilarious repartee and humorous verbal collisions.
Pricing: $12 admission, $10 for subscribers.
3. Joe Zelek Band Concert
Where/When: South Park Theater, Friday, 7:30 p.m.
Why Go: The Joe Zelek Band will perform at the South Park Amphitheater to kick off the South Hills Summer Concert Series.
4. Pilates Power Hour
Where/When: The Pilates Center of Pittsburgh, Suite 215, Friday, 6 p.m.
Why Go?: On the first Friday of each month, the Pilates Center of Pittsburgh offers a Pilates Power Hour. This is a free class for beginning students.
6. Carenza Hafla Belly Dance Party
Where/When: Sterling Yoga, Saturday, 8 - 11 p.m.
Why Go?: Carenza bint Asya Hafla belly dance party will feature belly dancers, fire dancers, and drumming! The party is BYOB.
7. The Sean & Sophia Foundation Cut-A-Thon
Where/When: Salon Richards, Sunday, 10 a.m. - 3 p.m.
Why Go?: The Sean & Sophia Foundation is a foundation that was set up to bring the dog, Sophia, home to the founders' son Sean, who suffers from Asperger's Syndrome. After this initial goal, the foundation will then expand to a full non-profit organization to help children with special needs obtain dogs or other medical services that are financially out of reach.The stylists of Salon Richards and Pompador Salon of Brentwood will lend their talents to raise money for the foundation. Anyone can come to the salon, make a donation and get a haircut. All proceeds from this event go directly to the Sean & Sophia Foundation!
Pricing: Suggested donations: Child's Cut: $10, Men's Cut: $15, Women's Cut: $20
8. Annual Church Picnic
Where/When: Armstrong Park, Sunday, 11 a.m.
Why Go: The St. Mark's Evangelical Lutheran Church Annual Picnic will be held at Armstrong Park. A lunch and fellowship will follow a Worship service. Bring your favorite side, salad or dessert to share. The fellowship committee will provide the meat and cold drinks. There will be organized games for kids of all ages. Please bring a wrapped gift for the "Stinko" game.
9. Bollywood for Bellydancers with Carenza
Where/When: Sterling Yoga, Sunday, 12:30 - 3:30 p.m.
Why Go?: This workshop is a combination of belly dancing, Kathak and bollywood moves! Call 412-260-0533 or e-mail email@example.com to register.
10. Yoga for Athletes with Frank
Where/When: Sterling Yoga, Sunday, 8:30 - 9:30 a.m.
Why Go?: This is a resistance yoga workout that will increase strength, balance and agility. Call 412-260-0533 to register.
Pricing: $15/Walk-in, $85/month, $75/6 classes, $95/10 classes.