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In addition to educational programming, Sweetwater provides cultural programming that is open to the public and offered for free or for a nominal cost - including musical performances, educational lectures, and exhibitions featuring local, regional, national, and international artists. Through gallery exhibitions, educational programming, and fundraising events, Sweetwater supports over 300 emerging and professional artists, musicians, and teachers throughout the region annually.

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In brief: Sweetwater Holiday Mart goes virtual, glass recycling and more around Sewickley

Holiday Mart online Sweetwater’s Center for the Arts annual Holiday Mart will be online in 2020. Log on and shop for unique, handcrafted gifts made by local artists Nov. 28-Dec. …

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Sewickley businesses partner with nonprofit to provide Valentine meals for families

With restaurants open with limited seating due to covid restrictions, it may be difficult for couples to find a table on Valentine’s Day. This year, a Sewickley nonprofit has found …

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Your guide to safe and local holiday shopping in Pittsburgh

Holiday Mart at Sweetwater Center for the Arts Log on to experience Sweetwater’s 2020 Holiday Mart running from Nov. 28 through Dec. 19. The tradition, which is the art center’s largest annual …

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Sewickley Valley Community Fund awarded record $40K in grants during pandemic

The Sewickley Valley Community Fund awarded a record number of grants this year to local organizations in need during the coronavirus pandemic and is now trying to raise funds to …

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Events Up and Coming

Valentine’s Day Dinners

February 13 & 14

Come buy a meal with all this great food from all over the area. If you don’t want a meal, buy one for someone else and donate it to your local police, fire department, or friend/neighbor!

Covid has touched all of us, so let’s find a way to keep blessing one another while we are still apart!

1. ) Make Your Order:

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2.) Pay For Your Order:


Valentine’s Day Dinner



If you chose FAMILY, and want to add an Extra Child’s Entree:


Extra Child Entree



Add A Tip:


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Thank you to the following meal providers:
Entrees by Vivo Kitchen (Saturday) and 424 Walnut (Sunday),
Soups by Sweetwater Center for the Arts Board Members
Salads by Bridgeside Market
Rolls by Mediterra Cafe
Sugar Cookies & Icing by The Ultimate Pastry Shop

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Featured Events

Valentine’s Day Dinners

February 13 & 14
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Sewickley Spring Art Walk

May 7
6:00-9:00 PM
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Sweet Jazz Concert Series

May 14, 21, 28, June 4, 11, & 18
7:00-9:00 PM
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A GIFT FOR THE ARTS. DONATE TODAY.

When you or a family member is looking to take an art class, view an exhibition, or attend a cultural event, where do you turn? If you're like most in our community, you go to Sweetwater Center for the Arts.

$1,000 Sponsors an event.
$750 Covers building operational costs, upkeep, and preservation.
$500 Provides technology updates and improvements.
$400 Aids Outreach Programs for at-risk youth and underserved communities.
$250 Sponsors a teaching artist.
$100 Supports the purchases of ceramic studio glazes and supplies.
$50 Provides one art supply package for classes and workshops.

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