Events in the Monroeville area, week of October 17, 2022


Civil War Showcase

The Pennsylvania Association of Numismatists Foundation and No Small Change Programs are offering a Civil War Showcase featuring “The Financial Legacy of the Civil War” October 20-22 at the Monroeville Convention Center, 209 Mall Blvd.

The event features eight programs and several exhibits featuring storytellers, authors and living history figures, President Abe Lincoln and General William T. Sherman.

There is no cost to attend. The full program is available at Contact Rebecca Rush at 240-625-2583 or [email protected] for more information.

Beer Knowledge 101

Beer samples, pretzel necklaces for snacking, and talks about beer basics all take place from 6 to 7 p.m. on October 28 in the gallery space of the Monroeville Public Library.

The library is launching its Beer Knowledge 101 After Hours series to provide insight into the differences between ales and lagers, and the popularity of complementary drinks such as sours, ciders and hard seltzers.

Host Nils Hanzcar has over 20 years of production, service and sales experience in the beer industry. He is co-author of “Illustrated Breweries of Pennsylvania” with Frank Cunniff, featured in Craft Pittsburgh magazine, and the “You Can Did It” comic book series with Mike Carretta about amazing home brewers.

The event is restricted to people aged 21 and over. Registration at is required.

Fall Crafts and Vendors Fair

Monroeville United Methodist Church will host a fall craft and vendor display from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. on October 29 at the church, 219 Center Road.

There will be approximately 50 vendors, including artist Linda Barnicott. Refreshments will be available for purchase and proceeds will go to church missions.

For more information, visit or call 412-372-7474.

thanksgiving dinner

Christ the Divine Shepherd Parish is sponsoring a Thanksgiving dinner for those who would otherwise eat alone during the holidays.

Located at 245 Azalea Drive in Monroeville, the church will serve dinner in central Lourdes from 12:30 p.m. to 3:30 p.m. or until the food runs out on November 24.


Comments are closed.