May Community Calendar

SWIMMING POOL NEWS!
The Pool Season is upon us! Pick up your Pool Membership, any weekday. Administrative Office, Borough Building 2nd Floor, starting Monday, May 2nd, 2016. Pool passes sold between the hours of 9AM and 4PM.
Special Sale Hours:
Thursday, May 19th, 2016 from 6 PM to 8 PM
Saturday, May 21st, 2016 from 10 AM to 12 PM
Pool will open Memorial Day Weekend, Saturday, May 28th, 2016 at 12 PM.
For more information on pool operating hours, pricing, and pool pass applications click here.

Stop down to the park and see the GREAT progress on the new Splash Pool!!  To see pictures of the work in progress, click here.

SPRING BASKET RAFFLE @ CRAFTON PUBLIC LIBRARY HAPPENING NOW
Spring Basket Raffle. Pick up your tickets at the Crafton Public Library!
Winning tickets drawn on May 7th, 2016
Contact the Library for more information 412.922.6877

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

CRAFTON PUBLIC LIBRARY BAKE SALE
Friday, May 6th, 2016 – 9:00 AM to 5:00 PM
Saturday, May 7th, 2016 – 9 AM to 4:00 PM
Treat yourself to some homemade delectable goodies! Crafton’s best bakers are donating their baking specialties to help raise funds for Crafton Public Library.

COMMUNITY FARM SUMMER PLANTING
Saturday, May 14th, 2016 – 9:00 AM to 1:00 PM
Spring Planting (Rain Date May 21st)
EVERYONE IS WELCOME! No experience needed!!
Regular hours, Tuesdays & Thursdays 6:30 PM to Dark, Sundays 8 AM to 11 AM.

CULTURAL DAY AT CRAFTON ELEMENTARY
Saturday, May 14th, 2016 – 11:00 AM to 1:00 PM
“The first of its kind, the students of Crafton Elementary have been researching and creating various displays from regions around the world. Travel far and wide, getting stamps in your “Passport” – without booking an expensive flight! Students, Parents, Grandparents, and all members of the community are invited.”
For more information, contact Crafton Elementary PTA.

COMMUNITY FLEA MARKET IN THE PARK
Saturday, May 21st, 2016. 8 AM to 2 PM
Crafton Park, W. Steuben Street
Space Applications and questions direct to Crafton Celebrates,
www.craftoncelebrates.com or 412.532.9776.

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

CRAFTON SWIMMING POOL OPENING DAY
Saturday, May 28th, 2016 12–8 PM
Sunday, May 29th, 2016 1–7 PM
Monday, May 30th, 2016 1–7 PM
*Pool will be open on a modified schedule in conjunction with Carlynton School District Calendar.
Contact the Pool directly 412.921.9482 for questions regarding pool rentals, swimming lessons, and hours of operation.

SUMMER READING KICKOFF PARTY
Saturday – June 4th, 2016
Crafton Public Library
More information to come!! Contact the Library with questions?? 412.922.6877

BOROUGH NEWS

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.

CRAFTON/INGRAM COMPREHENSIVE PLAN MEETING
Monday, May 2nd, 2016 – 7 PM
Council Chambers – Community Center
Check out the latest happenings on their website.
www.cithrive.wordpress.com

ADMINISTRATIVE OFFICES CLOSED
Monday, May 30th, 2016
Borough Administrative Offices closed in observance of Memorial Day

CRAFTON BOROUGH COUNCIL
The Crafton Council Meeting for May will be held Monday the 9th, and Monday the 23rd. 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, May 9th, 2016 @ 6:00 PM – Community Room
Crafton Performing Arts – Monday, May 9th, 2016 @ 6:00 PM – Community Room
Crafton Celebrates – Tuesday, May 10th, 2016 @ 7:00 PM – Community Room

TRASH REMOVAL
Recycle dates for May are the 10th, and the 24th. 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.