Below is a listing of past events hosted at on- and off-campus locations.
For a list of upcoming events, visit our Events page.
Frick Art and Historical Center Trip
When: Tuesday, April 21, 2015 - 9:30amWhere: Pittsburgh, PA
Located on five acres of beautifully landscaped lawns and gardens in Pittsburgh's East End, the Frick is the legacy of Helen Clay Frick, daughter of Henry Clay Frick, one of America's greatest industrialists and art collectors. You will visit the turn-of-the-20th-century family home that tells the story of Pittsburgh during the Gilded Age. Cost of transportation is $10, cost of the tour is $10. Please sign up at the Travel and Events Office.
10th Annual VNA Friendship Luncheon
When: Saturday, April 18, 2015 - 11:00amWhere: Butler Country Club
Please join us for the 10th annual Friendship "Lunch at the Shore" to benefit the VNA Hospice and VNA Inpatient Hospice patients and their families. The cost is $40 per person and includes lunch and a gift basket raffle. Wear your favorite sundress and join the 'shell'-abration by designing your own pair of sandals to be eligible to enter a special drawing. This year's Mistress of Ceremonies is Kathy Gregory-Steiner, co-host of Coffee With Kate on WISR-Butler radio network. Seating is limited, so please call (724) 431-3502 by April 3 to make your reservation.
Volunteer Appreciation Luncheon
When: Friday, April 17, 2015 - 11:30amWhere: Passavant Community, Scholl Conference Center
It is time to celebrate and honor all of our wonderful resident volunteers who unselfishly dedicate their time to help others live a more abundant life. We thank you from the bottom of our hearts! Invitations will be sent. Please RSVP by April 7 to Cathy Reid at X 3431.
PA Trolley Museum Trip
When: Tuesday, April 14, 2015 - 9:00amWhere: Washington, PA
Residential living residents at Passavant Community are invited to visit the PA Trolley Museum. The visit includes a video presentation about the trolley era, a 4-mile scenic trolley ride aboard one of the museum's restored streetcars, and a visit to the Museum store. Cost of transportation is $10, admission is $8. The group will stop on the way home for a bite to eat. Please sign up at the Travel and Events Office.
Pittsburgh Church Tours
When: Wednesday, April 08, 2015 - 10:30amWhere: Pittsburgh, PA
Residents at Newhaven Court at Passavant Community are invited to see two of the many interesting churches in the Pittsburgh area. Lunch will follow. Cost of transportation is $10, the cost of lunch is on your own.
Men of Melody
When: Tuesday, April 07, 2015 - 7:00pmWhere: Passavant Community, Wittenberg Place Activity Room
Join a fun filled evening with the Men of Melody. These wonderful men have been entertaining Passavant Community residents for many years, and are always excited to come back and do it again!
Pittsburgh Theological Seminary Trip
When: Tuesday, April 07, 2015 - 9:30amWhere: Pittsburgh, PA
Residential living residents at Passavant Community are invited to enjoy this interesting trip to the Kelso Museum of Near Eastern Archaeology at the Pittsburgh Theological Seminary. The museum has a significant collection of ancient, Near Eastern and Palestinian pottery and artifacts brought together by travelers and archaeologists during the past 60 years. Cost of transportation is $10, admission is free. Please sign up in the Travel and Events office.
Medicare Fraud Presentation
When: Tuesday, March 31, 2015 - 2:30pmWhere: Passavant Community, Wittenberg Place Activity Room
Every year $60 billion is lost to fraud and abuse in the Medicare system. Join us to learn more about how to protect yourself and Medicare from fraud. Protect, detect and report! This program is sponsored by Carie's Senior Medicare Patrol.
Carnegie Museum of Art and Natural History Trip
When: Monday, March 30, 2015 - 9:30amWhere: Pittsburgh, PA
Residental living residents at Passavant Community are invited to visit the Carnegie Museum of Natural History, one of the four Carnegie Museums in Pittsburgh and one of the top natural history museums in the country, with an extraordinary collection of 22 million objects and scientific specimens. Cost of transportatoin is $10, admission is $14.95. Sign up at the Travel and Events office.
Wine and Cheese Social
When: Friday, March 27, 2015 - 4:00pmWhere: Passavant Community, Scholl Conference Center
Please join us for fellowship and enjoy the tastes of the season. This is open to all residential living residents on the Passavant Community campus.
When: Thursday, March 26, 2015 - 10:00amWhere: Circuit Center
Newhaven Court residents are invited to take a trip to the annual Three Rivers Quilt Show. Cost of transportation is $10, tickets to the show are $7. The group will stop for lunch before returning to campus.
Pittsburgh Banjo Club
When: Wednesday, March 25, 2015 - 7:00pmWhere: Pittsburgh, PA
Residential living residents at Passavant Community are invited to enjoy an evening with friends as we head to the local Elks Club in Pittsburgh, where the Banjo Club holds their weekly practice session. There is no cost for the show, bus transportation is $10. Food and drink at the club are on your own.
Phipps Conservatory Trip
When: Friday, March 20, 2015 - 9:00amWhere: Pittsburgh, PA
Residential living residents at Passavant Community are invited to visit Phipps Conservatory and Botanical Gardens for the annual Garden and Flower Show. The cost of transportatoin is $10. Admission is $14. The group will stop on the way home for lunch.
Residents at Newhaven Court are invited to attend this trip on Tuesday, March 24 at 10:00 a.m.
March for Meals
Monday, March 16, 2015 (All day) to Friday, March 20, 2015 (All day)
Lutheran SeniorLife's Meals on Wheels programs in Aliquippa and Rochester are participating in March For Meals Community Champions Week. This is part of a national campaign to raise awareness of Meals on Wheels programs by engaging volunteers with Meals on Wheels efforts in the local community.
We invite you to be a part of our efforts in Beaver County by visiting one of our kitchens during Community Champions Week to package or deliver meals for seniors who rely on our program for proper nutrition and social interaction. Because your time is valuable, we are asking for only a 1-2 hour commitment on your choice of weekday mornings March 16-20.
Unable to join us for Community Champions Week? There are other ways you can help. Please call to inquire.
Seneca Valley Musical "The Adams Family"
When: Saturday, March 14, 2015 - 7:00pmWhere: Seneca Valley High School
Come enjoy the Seneca Valley all-school musical, The Adams Family! Admission price is $10, cost of transportation is $4. Sign up at the Travel and Events Office no later than February 11.
VNA Women's Winter Wellness Event
When: Saturday, March 14, 2015 -
8:30am to 4:00pm
Where: Lutherlyn, 500 Lutherlyn Lane, Butler, PA
The VNA Winter Women's Wellness Event is a day-long retreat for women who have lost a loved one. It is an opportunity to reclaim the rest of who you are while honoring your grieving heart. Tickets are $25 and include a light breakfast and a catered lunch. Please call Jenna Rhodaberger at (724) 431-3520 to make your reservation by February 21.
Second Annual LIFE Programs Purse Bash
When: Saturday, March 07, 2015 - 11:00pmWhere: Mars VFW, Mars, PA
Join us for the second annual LIFE Programs Purse Bash, benefitting the LIFE Blessings Program for seniors in Beaver, Butler, Lawrence and Armstrong Counties. You could win a brand new, authentic designer purse from famous names such as Coach, Michael Kors, Vera Bradley and more! Attendees will also have the opportunity to register to win gift baskets and purchase unique gift items and crafts from several vendors. Admission is $25 and includes lunch, beverages and four chances to win a purse. To purchase tickets, contact the LIFE Program nearest you:
LIFE Beaver County Catina Keeley (724) 302-2487
LIFE Butler and Armstrong Counties Julie Pella (724) 431-3939
LIFE Lawrence County Brianne Hrabosky (724) 698-1503
North Allegheny Spring Play
When: Tuesday, March 03, 2015 - 2:00pmWhere: North Allegheny Intermediate High School
Residential living residents at Passavant Community are invited to enjoy the North Allegheny Intermediate High School student performance of 42nd Street. There is no cost to seniors for this show, cost of transportation is $8. Please sign up at the Travel and Events Office no later than February 17.
When: Friday, February 20, 2015 - 3:00pmWhere: Passavant Community, Wittenberg Place
Campus residents are invited to come and have some fun while exercising your brain. Play popular TV game shows like the Price is Right, Deal or No Deal, Family Feud and others!
Beaver Valley Mall Trip
When: Tuesday, February 17, 2015 - 10:30amWhere: Beaver, PA
Newhaven Court residents are invited to take a trip to the Beaver Valley Mall. There is a Macy's and JC Penney's as well as a large food court for lunch. Transportation is $8, cost of lunch is on your own.