St. Alphonsus Harvest Home 5K, Steeler raffle tickets, and more - PineCreek Journal

St. Alphonsus Harvest Home 5K, Steeler raffle tickets, and more

Monday, August 19, 2019 | 10:49 AM

St. Alphonsus

Harvest Home — a St. Alphonsus Church tradition for more than a century — will kick off Sept. 6 with a 5K in North Park, followed by a dinner and festival Sept. 8 at the Wexford church’s campus.

The Harvest Home Twilight 5K Fun Run/Walk begins at 6 p.m. Sept. 6 with the Fun Run/Walk followed by the 5K at 6:30. Participants gather at Harmar Pavilion, near the North Park Swimming Pool. To register, go to

The festival opens at 12:30 p.m. Sunday on the church’s campus at 201 Church Road in Wexford. It includes games, raffles, food, entertainment and more.

Diners have a choice of charcoal-grilled half-chicken, ham or pulled pork. The meal includes a variety of hot and cold side dishes, rolls, a slice of pie and beverage. The cost for dine-in is $12 for adults and $6 for children and will be served from 1 to 6 p.m. Takeout dinners cost $12 and are served from 1 to 6:30 p.m.

Proceeds from Harvest Home festivities benefit St. Alphonsus Parish and Blessed Francis Seelos Academy, which was formed when St. Alphonsus and St. Alexis schools merged in 2017.

For details, email [email protected] or call Lee Anne Davison at 412-398-0123.

Salem United Methodist

Salem United Methodist Church is hosting a meal-packaging event on Sunday, Sept. 8. All are welcome to attend worship and help package meals beginning at 9:30 a.m. Rise Against Hunger is an international organization whose mission is to end hunger in our lifetime by providing food and life-changing aid to the world’s most vulnerable. Visit to register.

Salem United Methodist Church is located at 350 Manor Road, Wexford.

Blessed Trinity Academy

Blessed Trinity Academy is selling raffle tickets coinciding with the 2019 NFL season. Every week, there are four chances to win based on teams weekly scores, with large cash prizes at the end of the season. Overall prizes equal $21,800. Tickets can be purchased for $20 each. Tickets will be sold after masses at the scrip tables; at the BTA scrip office from 9:30 to 11 a.m. Tuesdays and Fridays; and at the St. Bonaventure scrip office from 8:30 to 10 a.m. Fridays. Contact Bridgette Long at [email protected] or at 814-242-6078 with questions or to purchase tickets. All proceeds benefit BTA’s operating budget.