The 9th Annual Karma Yoga Event will be held on the manse lawn at Southminster Church, 799 Washington Road, on Wednesday, July 15, from 7 to 8:15 p.m.  The class, open to all levels of yoga practice, is free, but donations are suggested. All proceeds will go to Free Store 15104, a Braddock nonprofit that provides free surplus and donated goods and food for those who need them.


St. Clair summer swing

St. Clair Hospital’s 18th Annual Summer Swing event will take place at the prestigious St. Clair Country Club on Friday, July 17 and Monday, July 20. The benefit event Friday will feature gourmet food stations with a Caribbean flair, entertainment and a silent auction with electronic bidding. The Donald J. Hastings Golf Classic will be held Monday at St. Clair Country Club’s Championship 18-hole golf course. Over the years, the event has raised more than $1.5 million.


Fall registration for the 2015-16 school year is now open for the Mushroom Family Learning Center, a secular preschool which has recently relocated to the education building at Beth El Congregation, 1900 Cochran Road. For more information, contact Joan Harrison, school director, at 412-531-1225.


summer reading

On Thursday, June 18, Mt. Lebanon Library kicks off its 2015 Summer Reading Club. Stop by any time from 9 a.m. to 9 p.m. to sign up and enjoy the festivities that will happen throughout the library all day for all ages. Then hurry home and start reading.


Women’s Golf Association of Mt. Lebanon plays every Tuesday from April through September. Membership open to all women, all skill levels, residents and non-residents. For more info call Sharon Ackerman at 412-480-3319.


WYEP’s free Summer Music Festival, 3 to 11 p.m., Saturday, June 27, at Schenley Plaza in Oakland, features local and national music acts, activities for kids and a free bike valet service. Headliner Martin Sexton shares the bill with The Lone Bellow and Kopecky. Local musicians Bridget McCrum, Vimin TV, The Annajames Band and Brightside also will perform.


Two Mature Male Cyclists Riding Bikes Along PathOn Saturday, June 13, from 10 to 2, Venture Outdoors Saturday Bike and Lunch is a 15-mile ride on the city’s section of the Three Rivers Heritage Trail, with a midway stop at the OTB Bicycle Cafe on the Southside for lunch. Cost is $22 for Venture Outdoor members, and $29 for non-members. Bike rentals are  $8. Call 412-255-0564 ext. 0 to register.