District & Booster News
    Serve on Food Service Advisory & Wellness Committee
    Join us as Pine-Richland School District hosts its first Food Service Advisory & Wellness Committee meeting for the 2019-2020 School Year from 8-9 a.m. on Tuesday, October 15, 2019. An evening session will be held from 6-7 p.m. for those who cannot attend the morning session. Read more...
    Join us for Upcoming PAGE Meetings
    Join us for our upcoming PAGE meetings to review and discuss topics dedicated to the specific needs of gifted students. The October meeting is scheduled for October 15, 7 p.m., in the Eden Hall Upper Elementary Auditorium -- Topic is District In-Depth Program Review. Mark your calendar for our November 18 meeting at 7 p.m. -- location and topic to be announced. To learn more about PAGE, visit their website. For questions, contact PAGE secretary, Shannon Thompson.
    Hance PTO Hosting Shoe Drive
    Through October 15, Hance PTO will be collecting your gently used shoes for a fundraising project. Collecting all types of shoes, adults and kids. Flip flops, slippers, boots, sneakers, heels, sandals, cleats, dance shoes, etc.
    Drop off locations include Early Years Daycare Center, Cranberry Guardian Self Storage, Richland Community Center. Our goal is to collect 2,500 pairs of shoes. See flyer. Questions? Contact Tish Miller.
    PRTV Club Hosting Movie Night for the Community
    It’s time to get spooky. Join the PRTV Club on Saturday, October 19, at 5 p.m. in the PRHS Auditorium for their free Halloween Movie Night. Monsters Inc. will be shown along with a costume contest with a prize awarded to the winner. So come to the movie dressed in your Halloween costume. Refreshments will be sold with all proceeds going towards the club.
    Join Us for Workshop on Understanding Grief
    Event open to parents and community members on Tuesday, October 22, 6:30-8 p.m. at Eden Hall Upper Elementary School / LGI Room. Read more & RSVP...
    PRHS Hosting Blood Drive
    Please mark your calendar for PR’s Fall Blood Drive on October 23, 7 a.m. - 7 p.m. Blood supplies in our community continue to be critically low and there’s an urgent need for your blood donation. Donating is safe, easy and by giving just one hour of your day, you can save someone’s life! Please be the giving type and donate on October 23! See important details!
    PRHS Thespian Society Hosting Dine Out Night
    PRHS Thespian Society will be hosting a fundraiser at Stack’d on Rt. 8 in Hampton on Saturday, October 26. Enjoy a burger and mention you are with PR or show this flyer, and the Almost, Maine cast and crew will receive 20% of your receipt total. Order your tickets to this year's Fall Play online.
    PRHS GATE Program Inviting Students in Grades 6-12 to Participate in Science & Engineering Fair
    PRHS GATE Program is inviting students to participate in The Covestro Pittsburgh Regional Science & Engineering Fair (Covestro PRSEF), which will be held on March 25, 2020. Students in grades 6-12 are eligible to compete, and they do not need to be a part of PR's GATE program. Read more and sign up!
    PRHS Accepting Preschool Enrollees
    PRHS Child Development Preschool has several openings for the fall session of the Preschool which will begin on Tuesday, November 5, 2019.  The preschool program is open to any child who turned 3 by September 1, 2019. Children must be potty trained. Read more...
    Foundation Supports PRSD
    Pine-Richland Opportunities Fund
    The Pine-Richland Opportunities Fund (PROF) is a non-profit educational foundation committed to enriching and investing in the experiences of the Pine-Richland student community through staff grants, student scholarships and community partnerships. 
    Community Youth Sports
    Annual Little Dribblers Program Registration Open
    This program, for boys and girls in grades K-2, is designed to teach kids the basic fundamentals of basketball through a series of eight practices. Practice begins on November 8. Participants will have a chance to perform at half-time at one Pine-Richland Varsity Girls and Boys game. See details and download registration form.
    PR Elite Youth Wrestling Registration Open
    PR Elite Youth Wrestling is an organization dedicated to teaching the fundamentals of wrestling. Team consists of 6-12 year old girls and boys with all levels of wrestling experience in the Pine-Richland area. Registration is now open for the 2019-2020 season. Practice will begin in November and take place on Tuesdays and Thursdays from 6:30-8:30 p.m. in the PRHS Green Auxiliary Gym. Registration forms and information are available at their website.
    Pine-Richland Junior Wrestling Registration Open
    Register today for Pine-Richland Junior Wrestling! PRJW is a non-profit (501c3) youth wrestling organization for boys and girls in Kindergarten through 6th Grade. Wrestling is a great foundation for all sports. It teaches the fundamental skills (balance, hand eye coordination, footwork, strength, etc.) necessary for any other physical activity. Our season runs from the beginning of November through the middle of February. Visit our website and register online.
    Pine-Richland Youth Center Hosting Youth Basketball
    PRYC (not affiliated with the Pine-Richland School District) is hosting youth basketball programs. See details and register by November 1, 2019.
    GYMsox Basketball Registration Open for Grades K-8
    Registration is now open for GYMsox Basketball (formerly Upward Basketball). This is a youth co-ed program for boys and girls in grades K-8. All practices and games take place at Glade Run Church Gym. Final registration deadline is November 12, 2019. See details and register.
    Backyard Flag Football Association - Fall/Winter 2019 Season
    Registration is now open for the Fall/Winter 2019 Season. All coed flag football games will be played on Sundays in the North Hills. Tentative start date is Sunday, November 17. Regular season will continue through Sunday, January 5, with playoffs on January 12. The league will consist of three age groups: 1) 4-8 years; 2) 9-12 years and 3) 13-17 years. For more details and to register, visit their website.
    Community Events & Information
    PR Community Calendar
    The PR Community Calendar lists events for non-profit organizations. Please note that some events may require registration and that some offer opportunities for you to get involved!
    Pine Community Center News
    Pine-Richland Youth Center
    Community Resources & Organizations
    Pittsburgh Cultural Trust Children's Theater & EQT Bridge Theater 2019-2020 Season Details and Tickets Available
    Moms in Prayer International: Contact raynasntg@aol.com
    We are happy to include information from non-profit organizations. We do not publish information for for-profit businesses. Do you have something for PR Happenings or the Community Calendar? Submit your information by 8 a.m. on Wednesdays (during the school year) to prnewsletters@pinerichland.org. See additional details for submitting information for publication.
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