Roll the dice! Bunco starts this month on Friday October 26. All we need is a host home. What’s required? Three tables with 4 seats (these can be card tables, kitchen table or coffee table and chairs) and soda or juice for the guests. Contact Janet Slater if you are able to be our host this month.
Salvation Army’s Treasures for Children – Bringing holiday joy to thousands of needy children during the holiday season.
Last year, the Salvation Army’s Treasures for Children campaign distributed more than 36,000 toys to needy children in the area. USC Newcomers was an important part of that, and it’s because of the kindness and warm holiday spirit of our members that we are once again participating in the campaign.
Tags that list the child’s gender and age will be available at newcomer events throughout the fall or through Julie Williams or Jean Lesogor. Gifts should be in the $15 to $25 range and should not be violent in nature. Also, the Salvation Army is asking that we avoid gift cards, and instead get actual gifts, as many of the families do not always have the means to get to the store to use the gift card. Gifts are due, UNWRAPPED, with the tag gently taped somewhere on the package, to Julie or Jean by DECEMBER 1st. You can drop them off at either location: Julie Williams’ address is 300 Alamo Drive and Jean Lesogor’s address is 279 Carmell Drive.
For more information or if you have questions, please call Julie Williams at (412) 953-0511 or Jean Lesogor at (724) 942-0607.
Please fill out the questionnaire below to help us find a playgroup for your child/children. Please reply by Saturday September 29th so that we can start forming groups. Thank you for showing an interest in the Mom & Tots Playgroup. Contact Emily Mamakos or Elizabeth Schwall if you have further questions. We hope you can join us!
Mom & Tots Playgroup Questionnaire:
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You can now bring your payment to the Fall Membership Party on September 25th for “All Aboard for the Best of the Burgh” double-decker bus tour scheduled for October 6th!
- We will meet at 5:50pm for a private, non-stop narrated tour and see some of Pittsburgh’s favorite areas for shopping, live entertainment, stadiums, museums, restaurants, bars and architecture. Bring your camera, a jacket and plan to do to dinner afterwards with the new friends you will meet aboard the authentic red London bus!
- Only $20 per person covers your discounted tour ticket and light snacks and beverages. Directions, parking and after–the-tour dining information will be provided upon receipt of your paid reservation.
- Bring check made payable to Mia Moran-Cooper for $40 per couple to Fall Membership Party or mail by September 25th to Mia Moran-Cooper, 2009 Murdstone Road, Pittsburgh PA 15241
We need a host for the Sept. 27th game as Janet will be at hockey that evening and can no longer host. We also need 5 more women to sign up so we can play the game, so please sign up if you are interested, and leave a reply below if you would be willing to host.
Due to the many open houses at USC schools over the next couple of weeks, we’ve changed the date of the Ladies’ Day Out event for September. It will now be on Friday, September 21 – same place, same time.
Please read the latest newsletter to find out what is going on with the USC Newcomers’ Club!
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