January 11, 2017

Jennings will host Prairie Day Jan. 21

BRADY TWP — Jennings Environmental Education Center will host a Prairie Improvement Day from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. Jan. 21.

Lunch will be provided. Register at events.dcnr.pa.gov or at 724-794-6011 by Sunday.

Youth symphony to perform Jan. 22

PITTSBURGH — Music in a Great Space at Shadyside Presbyterian Church will host the Pittsburgh Youth Symphony Orchestra at 3 p.m. Jan. 22.

Tickets are $15 for adults, $10 for senior citizens, and free for students. For information, call 412-682-4300.

Fort Pitt Museum closes temporarily

PITTSBURGH — The Fort Pitt Museum is temporarily closed for exhibition maintenance and updating. It will reopen Jan. 28.

The closure will allow the staff to prepare for this year’s activities, including a new exhibition on 18th century powder horns, a display of works by late Pittsburgh artist Nat Youngblood and weekly living history programs.

Benefit dinner set for Penn Theater

BUTLER — A spaghetti dinner to benefit the Penn Theater Performance Company will be from 6 to 9 p.m. Friday at the Grand Ballroom (Cornerstone Commons), 201 S. Main St.

Live music by the Harmony Hot Haus band and raffles are planned. Tickets are $10 and available at www.penntheaterbutler.com.

‘Romantics’ on symphony list

BUTLER TWP — The Butler County Symphony Orchestra’s 68th season will feature “Great Romantics” with violinist Tanya Satteson at 7:30 p.m. Feb. 4 at the Butler Intermediate High School auditorium.

For information, call 724-283-1402 or visit www.butlersymphony.org.

Comtra presents ‘Into the Woods’

CRANBERRY TWP — Comtra Theater presents the hit musical “Into the Woods” this month.

This epic fairytale, based on the works of the Brothers Grimm, is about wishes, family and the choices people make.

Performances will be at 7:30 p.m. Friday and Saturday and Jan. 20 and 21.

Visit comtratheatre.org or call 724-591-8727 for ticket information.

Upcoming shows include: Disney’s “Beauty and the Beast” Feb. 3-18; “Sister Act” March 4-25; and Disney’s “The Lion King Jr.” April 7 to 22.

The theater is along Route 19, about 1 mile north of the Cranberry Mall.