Greene County Tourist Promotion Agency Visitors Guide The latest Official Visitors Guide is available, in full-color, 35-pages featuring annual events, covered bridges, general stores, mail pouch barns, attractions, and more! To request a copy, call 724-627-8687 or e-mail tourism.
UBER COMES TO THE BURG WAYNESBURG!
Now available in Waynesburg; need a ride? UBER can get you there, your own private taxi! Just download the app and get riding. Click HERE for flyer.
(Ad approved by Commissioner Blair Zimmerman)
Community Events & Services Bulletin Board for Greene County
Phone: 724-852-5276 / Toll Free: 888-317-7106 / Fax: 724-852-5368 Office Hours: 8:30 a.m.4:30 p.m., MondayFriday
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Our COMMUNITY webpage includes a variety of information, from community events, fairs, festivals, fundraisers, and more... as well as job opportunities to the communities of Greene County. We hope you find this community webpage useful and will return often!
Do you have an item or event for posting? here are a few helpful guidelines for submitting items:
Submit events with flyers when possible; provide your event name, date/time, location, and a brief description of the event; plus a contact person with a phone number or email. Send in an email to jmccartney with the County of Greene.
2018 Calendar of Events:
JANUARY-FEBRUARY 2018 February 14 Synphonic Band Mid-Winter Concert, Waynesburg University February 16-19 Great Backyard Bird Count
MARCH 2018 March 17 VFW Auxiliary 4793 Spring Craft Show @ Waynesburg VFW Post #4793
March 20 Charter Day Celebration @ Waynesburg University
March 21-24 Spring Musical "The Drowsy Chaperone&334; @ Waynesburg University
March 25 NECXC (Hare Scrambles) @ High Point Raceway
March 29 Vietnam Veterans Day @ Waynesburg VFW Post #479 3
APRIL 2018 April 7 Greene County Historical Society's Sock Hop @ PA Readiness Center
April 13 Opening Exhibit Reception @ Greene County Historical Society Museum
April 14 & 15 PAMX Thor Championship Series @ Highpoint Raceway
April 20-21 Extreme Bull Riding @ Greene County Fairgrounds
April 21 Hammer-In @ W.A. Young & Sons Foundry and Machine Shop
April 21 Opening Day & Pancake Breakfast @ Greene County Historical Society Museum
April 21 GNP's 48th Anniversary Concert @ Waynesburg University
April 21 Ramp Dinner & Wildflower Walk @ Mason-Dixon Historical Park
April 28 & 29 Loretta Lynn's Northwest Area Qualifier @ High Point Raceway
April 28 && 29 Mason-Dixon Ramp Festival @ Mason-Dixon Park, Pa.
April 29 Enlow Fork Wildflower Walk @ Enlow Fork
MAY 2018 May 5 Relay for Life @ Raider Field of Pride, Waynesburg Central High School
May 6 167th Commencement Exercises @ Waynesburg University
May 12 PA Migration Bird Count
May 12 Dock to Lock 5K Run/Walk @ Greene River Trail
May 16-Oct. 31 Waynesburg Farmers Market @ downtown Waynesburg (Wednesdays)
May 19 Cruisin' for Music Car Show @ Alpha Aquatic Center
May 19 & 20 ATVMX National Championship @ High Point Raceway
May 19 & 20 Sheep & Fiber Festival @ Greene County Fairgrounds
May 26 Greene County Public Pools Open
JUNE 2018 June 2 Public Hike @ Warrior Trail
June 5-July 31 Sounds of Summer @ Waynesburg Lions Club Park (Tuesdays)
June 8 & 9 Riverfest @ Mon River Lockwall
June 9 Steampunk Garden Party @ Greene County Historical Society Museum
June 15-17 High Point Pro Motocross National @ High Point Raceway
June 17 Flashlight Drags @ Greene County Airport
June 23 Motor Madness Car Show @ Waynesburg Central High School
June 24 Rev. John Corbly Association Reunion @ John Corbly Memorial Baptist Church
June 30 DRYerson Festival @ Ryerson Station State Park
Click HERE for printable pdf version of the 2018 Calendar of Annual Events document
JULY 2018 July 4 4th of July Celebration @ Greene County Fairgrounds (with Car Show)
July 7 Military Order of the Purple Heart Car & Antique Tractor Show @ Wana B Park
July 17-21 Jacktown Fair @ Jacktown Fairgrounds
July 19 Concert on the Lawn @ Greene Academy of Art
July 22 Flashlight Drags @ Greene County Airport
July 22 Miss Rain Day Pageant @ Waynesburg Central High School
July 29 Rain Day @ downtown Waynesburg
July 29 NECXC (Hare Scrambles) @ High Point Raceway
AUGUST 2018 August 4 Skyview Drive-In Car Show @ Skyview Drive-In
August 5-11 Greene County Fair @ Greene County Fairgrounds
August 11 The Victory 5K Run/Walk @ Rolling Meadows Church of God
August 18-25 Bituminous Coal Show @ Carmichaels
August 19 Flashlight Drags @ Greene County Airport
August 25 & 26 Mason-Dixon Frontier Festival @ Mason-Dixon Park, Pa.
SEPTEMBER 2018 September 1 Art Blast on the Mon @ Ice Plant Pavilion
September 8 50's Fest & Car Cruise @ downtown Waynesburg
September 8 Outdoor Heritage Festival @ Ryerson Station State Park
September 8 Lucas Oil Mega Pull @ Greene County Fairgrounds
September 8 & 9 PAMX Fly Racing Pennsylvania State MX Championship @ High Point Raceway
September 15 & 16 Washington & Greene Counties' Covered Bridge Festival
September 22 Farm to Fork @ Thistlethwaite Vineyards
September 22 & 23 Stone to Steel: Native American Weekend @ Greene County Historical Society
September 22 & 23 28th Annual DC Vet Homecoming @ High Point Raceway
September 28-30 Mason-Dixon GNCC @ Mathews Farm in Mt. Morris, PA
September 29 & 30 Lippencott Alpacas Open House @ Lippencott Alpacas
OCTOBER 2018 October 5 & 6 Waynesburg University Homecoming
October 13 Mason-Dixon Festival @ Mason-Dixon Historical Park
October 13 & 14 Harvest Festival @ Greene County Historical Society Museum
October 20 4-H Market Swine Show & Sale @ Greene County Fairgrounds
October 25 Waynesburg Lions Club Halloween Parade @ downtown Waynesburg
October 26 & 27 Flashlight Fright Nights @ Greene County Historical Society Museum
NOVEMBER 2018 November 10 & 11 Christmas Craft Show @ Greene Academy of Art
November 11 Dedication of WWI Memorial
November 17 VFW Auxiliary 4793 Fall Craft Show @ Waynesburg VFW Post #4793
November 24 & 25 Christmas Open House @ Greene County Historical Society Museum
November 30 Holiday Open House @ downtown Waynesburg
DECEMBER 2018 December 1 Waynesburg Christmas Parade @ downtown Waynesburg
December 1 & 2 Christmas Open House @ Greene County Historical Society Museum
December 2 Musical Mikes Holiday Craft Show @ Carmichaels Elementary School from 10am to 4pm. Contact Erin Drury @ 724-966-5054
December 9 Holiday Craft Blast @ Greene County Fairgrounds
Upcoming Community Events & Notices:
2018 Walk to End Alzheimer's
Greene County Walk to End Alzheimers's Benefit Car and Motorcycle Show. Sunday, June q7, 2018. Carmichaels High School Baseball Field.
Click HERE for event flyer, and/or HERE for informational brochure.
Saturday, May 12 DOCK-to-LOCK 5K RUN/WALK
Our annual Dock-to-Lock 5K race begins at 9:00 am (Registration from 7:15-8:15 am) at the Rices Landing Fire Hall located at 66 Bayard Avenue, Rices Landing, PA 15357. Bus leaves promptly at 8:30 am for the start line on the Greene Cove Trail. Event is sponsored by the Greene County Commissioners and the Department of Recreation.
Click HERE for registration form, general instructions and directions. Registration fee is $20 day of race or $18 for pre-registration by April 27th. FMI, call 724-852-5323.
SUMMER YOUTH WORK EXPERIENCES
Summer youth work experiences will be starting before you know it! If you are a youth between the ages of 14 to 24 (yes up to 24!), call the Southwest Training Services, Inc. (with Jeffrey Nobili and others) to see if you would be eligible. Must reside in Greene or Washington Counties. FMI, call today at 724-229-1350 x241 and speak to Ester.
Click HERE for event flyer of additional information.
2018 ESSENTIALLY YOURS - Thanksful Thursdays!
Come join us for our 2018 Winter/Spring monthly Essential Oil Classes, beginning Thursday, January 4th followed by the 1st Thursday of each month through May 2018. Held at the Greene County Fairgrounds, 4-H Building (upstairs). Click HERE for details of our classes. FMI or to pre-register for any of our programs, call 724-852-5232.
2018 FAMILY LITERACY PROGRAM - Families who Learn Together Succeed Together!
Blueprints' (formerly Community Action Southwest) Family Literacy Program helps parents improve both their literacy and parenting skills while providing young children with early childhood education. The program has three basic components, click HERE to read more about the program. Classes are being offered weekly in Carmichaels.
FMI, call 724-225-9550 ext. 437 or click HERE for blueprints pull-tab flyer.