Community Festival this Saturday

Copy of FestivalPlease join us as we celebrate our wonderful community of Stanton Heights! All are invited to attend the 4th annual Community Festival this Saturday, August 20th from 11am – 2pm at Sunnyside Elementary. There will be food, games, music and activities for all to enjoy. Stop by and share in our annual celebration!

Food Trucks: Franktuary and Pittsburgh Smokehouse BBQ

Games & Activities: LED pin making with Assemble, Roving Art Cart, Balloon Sculptor, Bounce House, Free books from PAEYC, Live Music, 50/50 Raffle, Face Painting, and more!

Fingerprinting for Kids: with The Allegheny County Sheriff’s Department from 11am – noon. Get there early to take advantage of this opportunity!

Plus, don’t miss hourly giveaways from our generous sponsors!

August 9 Neighborhood Happy Hour

Aperitivo! It’s time for another happy hour in the neiSHNA Italian HH 2016ghborhood!

Please join us on Tuesday, August 9th from 6:00 – 8:00 pm. This month’s Italian themed event will take place at the home of Jim Heinrich at 4283 Coleridge Street. He will provide lasagna as a main dish, and guests are asked to bring a beverage or dish to share. All neighbors are invited to join us for these monthly events and they are a great way to get to know your community. Kids are welcome!

Community Rain Garden Weeding Day!

2016-06-12 12.07.54Join us on Tuesday evening, July 26 from 6:30-8:30 to do some weeding and maintenance at our new Stanton Heights rain garden! This is a great opportunity to meet your neighbors, help beautify your community and learn more about some of the great greening activities that are ongoing here in Stanton Heights. Bring your own tools or gloves if you have them, but we will provide some extras. All ages and abilities welcome. We will meet at the garden, at the corner of Stanton and McCandless.

Order your Exclusive Stanton Heights T-shirt Today!

tshirt designDo you have pride in your neighborhood?  Ready to show it?

Order a Stanton Heights T-shirt today!

 T-shirts will be tan with our Stanton Heights logo on the front and website on the back. Shirts will be available in time to wear at our August 20th community festival. All profits from sales of the t-shirts will be used to support our festival and community activities.
Don’t delay – pre-orders must be received by Sunday, July 31st! Download the attached order form and pre-order a shirt today! We can’t wait to see you at our community festival, and wearing your shirt around the neighborhood!
Directions to submit order forms and payment are on the attached form.

2016 Yard Sale Map

The 2016 neighborhood yard sale map is here! We have a total of 22 households signed up, in addition to 7 people who will be selling their wares in the Sunnyside parking lot. Pick up your maps and plot out your bargain hunting by stopping at Sunnyside first.

Good luck shoppers!

Improving Neighborhood Recreation Spaces

sunnyside playgroundJoin us for our next community meeting on Wednesday, June 15th as we brainstorm ways to improve the recreation area behind Kelly Field. Representatives from City Council district 7 will be on hand to share information about City funds that are available to upgrade the space. We need your input to make sure these funds are spent in in accordance with the community’s needs and interests. Please join us!

What: Stanton Heights Community Meeting
When: Wednesday, June 15, 2016; 6:30 – 8:00 pm
Where: The Neighborhood Academy – 709 N. Aiken Ave. (note the change in location this month!)

Also on the agenda:

  • Election of a new board member: Veronica Szabo. All current members in good standing are eligible to vote.
  • The Neighborhood Academy will share their plans to expand and grow the school.

All community residents are welcome and encouraged to attend. Please share this information with your neighbors!

June 7th Happy Hour

Happy Hour! (1)Our summertime happy hours in the neighborhood are back! Please join us on Tuesday, June 7th for happy hour in the backyard of Chris Shelton & Shawn Howering.

What: Monthly Neighborhood Happy Hour
When: June 7th; 6:00 – 8:00 pm
Where: 1020 Fairfield Street

The hosts will provide some food & beverages, but guests are welcome to bring a dish or drink to share. All community members, children, and well behaved doggies are welcome!

If you are interested in hosting a future neighborhood happy hour, please let us know. We’d love to expand our reach into the community! Send a note to: stantonheightspgh@gmail.com

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