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Overview


The Township of Hampton hosts many fabulous events throughout the year within Hampton Park and the Community Center facility. In addition, nearby Hartwood Acres also provides year round entertainment for all to enjoy.

The township is also fortunate to have many community organizations that hold special events throughout the year for residents

If you'd like your event or posting to be included on this page, please email the township. All bulletin board requests are subject to review by the township.
  

Allegheny County Summer Concert Series

Allegheny County has announced its lineup for their free 2018 Concert Series.  For more information on concerts, dates and times... 2018 Allegheny County Summer Concert Series

Kidz Kaboom Camp - Allison Park Church

Choose your adventure!  Kidz Kaboom, a high energy fun filled camp for preschool and elementary children, will be held June 26th-29th, 10 am - 2 pm, each day at Allison Park Church, located at 2326 Duncan Avenue.

Camp choices include art, basketball, battle games (dodgeball, tag, etc.), cheerleading, cooking, dance, martial arts, preschool, or soccer.  Elementary children also attend an afternoon live show that engages all of the senses, this year featuring a medieval theme, "Royal Realm".  The preschool program includes crafts, games, stories, and more.  For more information, visit kidzkaboom.com .

Depreciation Lands Museum Happenings

It is May!  Welcome to the 45th year for the Depreciation Lands Museum!

We have come a long way since those first wonderful, hardworking folks joined with Hampton Township to purchase a piece of land with an original Covenanter Church (c 1837) and cemetery, to today's working late 18th century settlement. A huge thank you to our founders!

The Museum opens for the season on May 6, with Children's Heritage Day, recalling the stories, tasks and games of a Colonial childhood.
Remember - we are here EVERY Sunday recreating the lives of our earliest settlers, making history come alive in the Depreciation Lands.   We hope to see you soon!

--OPENING DAY!  CHILDREN'S HERITAGE DAY - Sunday, May 6, 1-4pm
SPECIAL GUEST, historical author and award winning storyteller, Robin Moore will be visiting Talley Cavey Village!  
Travelers, especially those who can spin glorious tales, are a much welcome diversion from settlers' busy lives.  Do gather with us to hear Robin's wonderful tales and to talk to him about 18th century life in Pennsylvania.
** AT 2pm - STORIES WITH ROBIN MOORE, following by book signing and demonstrations of historic life.
Admission: $5/adults, $3/(No registration required) Please visit the website at www.DLMuseum.org for more details, or call the museum at 412-486-0563.

--BAKE OVEN COOKING CLASS - Saturday, May 19, 10am-4pm
You will learn to prepare a wonderful meal in the Bee Hive Bake oven.  Your day finishes by sharing the meal with your fellow students.
Classes are open to adults and teens.  Pre-paid registration of $40 is required.   Please visit the website at www.DLMuseum.org for more details and to register, or call the museum at 412-486-0563.

--FRIENDSHIP DAY - Sunday, May 20, 1pm - 4pm  ** FREE ADMISSION TO ALL! **
Visit with the many residents, and colonial visitors to Talley Cavey, the first village in what would become Hampton Township.  They will all be going about their everyday lives, and inviting you to lend a hand here and there.
SPECIAL CONCERTS of Colonial era music all afternoon!  
** 1:30pm - Concert in the Tavern presented by the Pittsburgh Historical Music Society orchestra
** 2:45pm & 3:30pm - Concerts in the Covenanter building by the Pittsburgh Shape Note Singers
Please visit the website at www.DLMuseum.org for more information or call the museum at 412-486-0563.
   
--HISTORIC HAMPTON TOWNSHIP BOOK - by Lib Hunter and Debbie Rassau
 This wonderful book is again available.  Richly illustrated with historic photos, it covers the history of Hampton Township from the earliest days.
 Obtain your copy for $35 at the Museum or have it mailed directly to you by ordering on-line via the website at www.DLMuseum.org 
 
 --HELP WANTED - HANDYMAN AND GARDENERS
The Depreciation Lands Museum relies entirely on the generous help of Volunteers.  The Museum is especially in need of a Handyman to care for all the day to day issues associated with 8 historic buildings and the grounds.
If you are able to help, please e-mail the Museum at DLMuseum@gmail.com or call 412-486-0563 and leave a message.

GARDENER(S) are needed to maintain the flower beds around the Covenanter building.  Individual, family or group - this would be a great way to give back to your community.  
Interested?  Please contact the office via e-mail :  DLMuseum@gmail.com or call 412-486-0563

  --DO YOU ENJOY VISITING the Depreciation Lands Museum?  BECOME AN INTERPRETER AND BE A PART OF US!
Interpreters typically work two Sundays each month, interacting with the public as residents of the 18th century village of Talley Cavey.
Adults, teens 14 years and older, and families are encouraged to join us to help share our history!  Remember, all of us were once visitors, too!
Please contact the office via e-mail :  DLMuseum@gmail.com or call 412-486-0563

Senator Randy Vulakovich to Offer Free Veterans Outreach Services on First Wednesday of Each Month in Shaler Township

Senator RandyVulakovich (R-38) is offering outreach services to area veterans from 9 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. on the first Wednesday of each month in his Shaler Township District Office.

Vulakovich said the outreach is available by appointment at his office with a Veteran’s Service Officer (VSO) who can assist veterans and their families by answering questions and providing information on the wide range of federal, state and local benefits that are available to them.

VSOs are trained and accredited by the Veterans Administration (VA) to assist veterans, their dependents and survivors by filing disability claims, obtaining military records and accessing programs and services including: healthcare assistance, education benefits, burial benefits, and housing.

VSOs also provide guidance and assistance in filing VA claims and will help veterans and their families present their claims during VA hearings.

 “This is a great resource for veterans and their families in obtaining benefits that can be helpful to them,” Vulakovichsaid.  “My staff and I are happy to serve as a liaison in this effort to assist those who have served our country.”

For more information and to schedule an appointment, contact Senator Vulakovich at his Shaler Township Municipal Building, 300 Wetzel Road, Second Floor, Suite 302, Glenshaw, PA 15116, phone number (412) 487-6600.

Contact:         Melissa Girty   (412) 487-6600

Hampton Remembrance Garden (High School) - Engraved Brick Program

The Hampton Alumni Remembrance Garden Committee invites you to become a permanent part of the Hampton Remembrance Garden at the Hampton High School.  By purchasing an engraved brick, you can support the Hampton Remembrance Garden and provide a lasting memory.  

For more information:  Hampton Remembrance Garden Engraved Brick Program