April Community Calendar

COMMUNITY FARM WORKDAY
Saturday, April 2nd, 2016 – 9:00 AM to 1:00 PM
Crafton Park – All Welcome!!
Regular open hours at the garden, supervised by garden leaders.
Everyone is welcome!!
Tuesdays 6:30 PM to Dark
Thursdays 6:30 PM to Dark
Sundays 8:00 AM to 11:00 AM

COMMUNITY FARM SPRING PLANTING
Saturday, April 9th, 2016 – 9:00 AM to 1:00 PM
Spring Planting (Rain Date April 16)

APRIL SENIOR CITIZEN DINNER
Saturday, April16th, 2016. Door open at 5:00 PM
MENU: Meat or Vegetable Lasagna, Tossed Salad, Meatballs, and Pudding!
Entertainment: The Chiodi Trio!!
Cost: $7.00
RSVP by 4/12/16 to (412) 921-0752 x 10

ARBOR DAY CELEBRATION
Friday, April 22nd, 2016 – 11:00AM
Crafton Public Library Tree Planting

CRAFTON CELEBRATES 40th BIRTHDAY PARTY!
Saturday, April 23rd, 2016 – 11AM to 2PM
Crafton Park – Steuben Street
Pool Pass Raffle, Hot Dogs & Cake!
11AM to 2PM @ Crafton Park

STATE REPRESENTATIVE DAN DEASY &
SENATOR WAYNE FONTANA
PAPER SHREDDING EVENT
Saturday, April 23rd, 2016 – 10:00 AM to 1:00 PM
On-Site Shredding! Crafton Park – Steuben Street Entrance
Questions? (412) 928-9514

ELECTION DAY!!
Tuesday, April 26th, 2016
Get out and Vote!!

PROPERTY TAX COLLECTION
Tuesday, April 26th, 2016 – 1:00 PM to 4:00 PM
Friday, April 29th, 2016 – 9:00 AM to 12:00 PM
Jordan Tax Service, Inc. will be in the Borough to collect tax payments.
Please enter through the Community Center Doors and take the elevator to the 2nd Fl.

BOROUGH SPRING CLEAN UP EVENT
Saturday, April 30th, 2016 – 10:00 AM – 1:00 PM
Crafton Park, Steuben Street Entrance
** Open to Crafton Residents ONLY**
Please bring proof of Residency!!

Collection items:

  • Building materials
  • Bulk items
  • Household clutter
  • Yard debris
  • Small appliances

Items not collected:

  • Tires or rims
  • Auto-parts
  • Refrigerators or AC units
  • Paint
  • Electronic waste

LOOKING AHEAD

SWIMMING POOL NEWS!
The Pool Season is upon us! Pick up your Pool Membership in the Borough Office, 2nd Floor, starting Monday, May 2nd. 2016 between 9AM and 4PM.
Pool will open Memorial Day Weekend, Saturday, May 28th, 2016 and 12PM.
Check the website for more information on pool operating hours and pricing.

COMMUNITY FARM SUMMER PLANTING
Saturday, May 14th, 2016 – 9:00 AM to 1:00 PM
Spring Planting (Rain Date April 21)

MAY SENIOR CITIZEN DINNER
Saturday, May 21st, 2016. Door open at 5:00 PM
MENU: Fried Chicken, Mac and Cheese, Baked Beans, and Cole Slaw!!
Entertainment: TBA
Cost: $7.00
RSVP by 5/17/16 to (412) 921-0752 x 10

BOROUGH NEWS

CRAFTON/INGRAM COMPREHENSIVE PLAN
Check out the latest happenings on their website.
www.cithrive.wordpress.com

COMPOST & WOOD CHIPPING
Crafton Borough offers chipping service for tree branches and limbs (excluding hedges/bushes). Wood chips and leaf compost are available to Crafton Residents for pick-up by appointment, or can be delivered for a fee. For more information contact the borough office.

SPECIAL MEETING
Wednesday, April 13th, 2016 – 7 PM
Council Chambers of the Community Center

CRAFTON BOROUGH COUNCIL
The Crafton Council Meeting for April will be held Monday the 11th, and Monday the 25th. Meetings are held in the Council Chambers of the Community Center starting at 7:15 PM. Meetings can be viewed on YouTube by  clicking here.

ORGANIZATIONAL MEETINGS – MARCH 2016
Recreation Board – Monday, April 11th, 2016 @ 6:00 PM – Community Room
Crafton Performing Arts – Monday, April 11th, 2016 @ 7:00 PM – Community Room
Crafton Celebrates – Tuesday, April 12th, 2016 @ 7:00 PM – Community Room
Community Farm – Wednesday, April 13th, 2016 @ 6:30 PM – Hoffman Shelter, Crafton Park

TRASH REMOVAL
Recycle dates for April are the 12th, and the 26th. Missed pickups should be reported to Waste Management @1.800.866.4460
Questions regarding the new E-Waste collection program can be directed to 1-800-449-7587