New End of Summer Camps with Mr. Glenn!

Boyd Community Center has recently added three new summer camps with everyone’s favorite — Glenn Mannion.  All three camps are scheduled for the week of August 17.

End of Summer Spectacular (for ages 3-5)

Join Mr. Glenn for a fun summer wrap-up of all your favorites – Sharks and Minnows, Cookie Monster, Parachute Play, Have a Ball, Running Fun, Kick It!, and everybody’s favorite Friday Camp – Water Day! Register for back-to-back sessions because Mr. Glenn is going to mix it up between sessions each day!

TWO SESSIONS AVAILABLE
9-10:30 AM Price: $113 (Members: $90)
10:45 AM-12:15 PM Price: $113 (Members: $90)
Register Now!

 

End of Summer Spectacular (for ages 6-10)

Join Mr. Glenn for a fun summer wrap-up of all your favorites – Field Games, Flag Football, Floor Hockey, Basketball, Wiffelball, Kickball, and everybody’s favorite Friday Camp – Water Day!

12:30-3:30 PM Price: $158 (Members: $126)
Register Now!

 

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Just Added! End-of-Summer Camps with Lab Ratz!

The Lab Ratz are Here!

Boyd Community Center is very excited to announce the addition of three new camps to our August offerings!  All three camps are offered in partnership with the Lab Ratz Science Club and are recommended for children who will be entering grades 1-7 this fall.

Two half-day camps are scheduled for the week of August 17 and one half-day camp will occur the week of August 24.  The fun includes:

August 17-21
Bio-Life at the Extremes (9:00 AM-noon)
Dissect, culture bacteria, clone plants and so much more! As we take life to the extreme!
Price: $170 (Members: $136)

 

Physics-Riding the Gravitational Waves (12:30-3:30 PM)
Build rockets and machines, as we take a close look at gravity and black holes!
Price: $170 (Members: $136)
Attend both classes for $316 (Members: $263)

 

August 24-28
Alien Investigation (9:00 AM-noon)
Join us as we take a closer look at what life forms could possibly survive outside the Earth. In this half day program we will explore forensic science, as we investigate a UFO crash site!
Price: $170 (Members: $136)

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PLEASE READ! As we are preparing for transition into the new Lauri Ann West Community Center this fall we have made a change to the on-line registration system. If you are a PREVIOUS ON-LINE CUSTOMER you will need to set up on-line access for your account. 1. Find the program or class that you wish to register for. 2. Check the box. Click on Register Now in the upper right hand corner, read and accept the terms. 3. Click on the MIDDLE BOX “FIND ACCOUNT” 4. Enter the requested information. IF you receive the message “We could not locate your account based on the information provided” STOP!! DO NOT CREATE A NEW ACCOUNT. PLEASE CALL US AT 412-828-8566 x 11 or x 19. If you are a NEW ON-LINE CUSTOMER 1. Find the program or class that you wish to register for. 2. Check the box. Click on Register Now in the upper right hand corner. 3. Select the far right box “SIGN UP” 4. Follow all of the prompts and please answer all of the questions- You will only need to do this once! Thank you for your patience and understanding!

Stage Right to Hold Auditions for Fall Production of 25th Annual Putnam County Spelling Bee

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Stage Right in O’Hara Township is announcing a casting call for 5 men and 5 women from 18 to 50 for their Fall production. Auditions will be held at Boyd Community Center, 1220 Powers Run Rd., Pittsburgh, 15238 on Sunday, July 19 from 7–9 p.m. and Monday, July 20 from 7–9 p.m.
Actors interested in auditioning should email Bill Ivins at stagerightboyd1@gmail.comor call 412-228-0566 to schedule an audition appointment, although walk-ins are also welcome.
Please prepare the following for auditions:
1. a two minute monologue
2. 32 bars of a song (please bring sheet music for the accompanist, or an MP3 backing track)
3. a headshot and résumé.
 (If you don’t have a headshot and resume, don’t worry – we can take your photo and you can fill in your experience on our audition form.)
The show is scheduled as the final  production in the old Gymnatorium at Boyd, September 10–12 & 17–19, and will be directed by Bill Ivins.
Synopsis:
25th Annual Putnam County Spelling Bee is a hilarious musical which revolves around several socially awkward youngsters finding joy, heartache and a purpose in competing at the regional spelling bee features a score by William Finn and a book by Rachel Sheinkin.
We are also looking for musicians for the pit!
Wind instruments and drummers, please contact Bill Ivins at stagerightboyd1@gmail.com
About rehearsals:
The first read-through is tentively scheduled for Monday, July 27. Rehearsals will be scheduled according to actors availability, and generally run Monday thru Thursday evenings from 7–9 p.m. Every effort will be made to create rehearsal schedules which work around actors prior commitments and typically will allow for smaller roles to not be at all rehearsals.
Characters: 
William Barfee – Male (Tenor – B5)
Olive Ostrovsky – Female (Mezzo-Soprano – F5)
Logainne “Schwartzy” Schwartzandgrubenierre – Female (Mezzo-Soprano – F5)
Marcy Park – Female (Mezzo-Soprano – E5)
Leaf Coneybear – Male (Tenor – A5)
Charlito “Chip” Tolentino – Male (Tenor – B5)
Rona Lisa Peretti – Female (Mezzo-Soprano – F5)
Mitch Mahoney – Male (Tenor – A5) 
Douglas Paunch – Male
Stage Right is always looking for people to help behind the scenes, too. If you enjoy the magic of live theater, come and let us know!
For directions or more information, please visit www.stagerightpgh.org.
We look forward to seeing you at the auditions!
If you can’t make the auditions, please forward to your friends!
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Join the Team at Boyd Community Center

Boyd Community Center has an opening for an Arts & Enrichment Assistant Instructor. For more information, please click on the position description below.
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Boyd to Host Mobile Fingerprinting Unit on June 26 at 1:00 PM

Do you need to have your fingerprint clearance as now required by State Regulation Act 143?  If so, you are welcome to come to Boyd and participate in the mobile fingerprinting unit on Friday, June 26 at 1:00 PM.  To participate, we ask that you:

  1. RSVP by email to Barbara Satler (bsatler@boydcommunitycenter.org) before close of business on Monday, June 22.
  2. Go to the Cogent ID site (https://www.pa.cogentid.com/index.htm) and register through the portal for either the Department of Education (for teachers, instructors, librarians, etc.) or for the Department of Human Services (for child care, hospital personnel, social services, etc.).
  3. Print out the paperwork/registration from Cogent and bring it with you on the 26th.

For more information, please contact Barbara Satler at bsatler@boydcommunitycenter.org or 412-828-8566 x32.

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