Tarentum Recreation Board

Front (L to R): Lorraine White, Gina Landa, Becky May, Barbara Magnetta
Rear (L to R): Hugh Fox, Carrie Fox

The Tarentum Recreation Board is made up of nine board members. The Board is responsible for hosting a number of community events including the Summer Concert Series, Senior Bingo, holiday parade events and much more! The Board meets on the last Tuesday of each month. 

Contact Info:
Board President, Carrie Fox (cfox@tarentumboro.com)

Recent News:

Spray Park Closed

UPDATE: Effective today, Tuesday, Sept. 21, 2021, the Tarentum Spray Park is now closed for the season. Thank you to everyone who came to the spray park this summer! We hope to see you next year! For the 2021 season,

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2021 Scarecrow Contest Info

2021 Scarecrow Contest Details and Information The Tarentum Recreation Board is proud to host the 13th Annual Scarecrow Contest. Eligibility – Our Scarecrow contest is open to all ages! Scarecrows must be placed on the light poles along Corbet Street

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Upcoming Events:

Please see the Borough calendar for a full list of Borough events.
For Summer Concert events, the snack shack opens at 6PM. Concerts start at 7PM.

2021 Scarecrow Contest Information

2021 Scarecrow Contest

Tarentum Borough Scavenger Hunt!
Anyone interested in a little fun! How about a Scavenger Hunt to keep you busy? Learn what interesting things are in Tarentum Borough! Search the Business District and the Park. See if you can find all of them!
 
Paper copies are available at the front desk in the Borough Building!

2021 Summer Concert List

2021.08.26 – 56 East with Mary Ann Mangini | 7pm | Magnetta Ampitheatre
♦ “Playing the hottest dance, funk, disco and rock hits of the 60s, 70s and 80s”
2021.10 – Scarecrow Contest
2021.12 – Christmas Parade
2021.12 – Business Window Decoration Contest

2021 Board Meetings:

The Recreation Board meets at 6:00 PM on the last Tuesday of each month in Borough Council Chambers.

DateAgendaMinutesAdditional Documents
2021.01.26AgendaMinutes2021.01 Year to Date Financials
2021.02.23AgendaMinutes2021.02 Year to Date Financials
2021 Summer Concert Schedule
2021.03.30AgendaMinutes2021.03 Year to Date Financials
2021.04.27AgendaMinutes2021.04 Year to Date Financials
2021.06.29AgendaMinutes 
2021.07.27AgendaMinutes 
2021.08.31AgendaMinutes 
2021.09.28AgendaMinutes 

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On June 6, 2019, Recreation Board members planted flowers in West Tarentum at the “Welcome to Tarentum” sign and in the park at the Gazebo!

Board Members:

2018-2019 Tarentum Rec Board
Member:Term Expiration:
Carrie Fox12/31/2022
Vacant12/31/2022
Vacant12/31/2021
Becky May12/31/2023
Mindy Blythe12/31/2023
Timothy Rapp12/31/2024
Lorraine White12/31/2024
Hugh Fox12/31/2025
Barbara Magnetta12/31/2025
2017 Tarentum Rec Board

2020 Board Meetings:

2019 Board Meetings:

2017-2018 Board Meetings:

Past Events:

2021

2021.04.03 – Easter Egg Hunt and Pictures with the Easter Bunny | 9am
2021.04.10 – Tree Pittsburgh Adoption Event | 10am
2021.05.06 – Senior Scratch Off Bingo Spring Event | 1pm
2021.05.15 – Great American Clean Up Event | 9am
2021.06.10 – American Pie7pm | Magnetta Ampitheatre
♦ “Pittsburgh’s favorite oldies band for 50s, 60s and 70s hits”‘
2021.06.24 – Daniel’s & McClain | 7pm | Magnetta Ampitheatre
♦ “One of the Burgh’s best sounding two-man bands” playing the 70s, 80s and 90s
2021.07.01 – Murphy’s Music Center Band | 7pm | Magnetta Ampitheatre
♦ “Sinatra singer John Noble brings you back to the ‘good old days’
2021.07.15 – Risen to Save with Curt Marino | 7pm | Magnetta Ampitheatre
2021.07.29 – Jim Felix as Elvis | 7pm | Magnetta Ampitheatre
♦ “All your favorite Elvis hits”
2021.08.12 – Classic Brew Band | 7pm | Magnetta Ampitheatre

2020

2020.02.14 – Valentines Day Luncheon | 1pm | Brackenridge Salvation Army
2020. – Senior Bingo Spring Event | 1pm
2020.04.11 Easter Egg Hunt and Pictures with the Easter Bunny | 9am
2020. – Spring Trash to Treasure
2020.06.11 – Butch and the Roadrunners | 7pm | Magnetta Ampitheatre
♦ “Sounds from the 60s and 70s’
2020.06.25 – Murphy’s Music Center Band | 7pm | Magnetta Ampitheatre
♦ “Sinatra singer John Noble brings you back to the ‘good old days’
2020.07.16 – Daniel’s & McClain | 7pm | Magnetta Ampitheatre
♦ “One of the Burgh’s best sounding two-man bands” playing the 70s, 80s and 90s
2020.07.30 – Jim Felix as Elvis | 7pm | Magnetta Ampitheatre
♦ “All your favorite Elvis hits”
2020.08.13 – 56 East with Mary Ann Mangini | 7pm | Magnetta Ampitheatre
♦ “Playing the hottest dance, funk, disco and rock hits of the 60s, 70s and 80s”
2020.08.27 – American Pie | 7pm | Magnetta Ampitheatre
♦ “Pittsburgh’s favorite oldies band for 50s, 60s and 70s hits”
2020.10 – Scarecrow Contest
2020.10.17 – Halloween Drive Thru Event | TribLive
2020.11 – Christmas Santa Drive Thru Event | TribLive
2020.12 – Business Window Decoration Contest | TribLive

2019

2019.12.20 – Business Window Decoration Contest
2019.12.10 – Senior Bingo Fall Event – 1PM
2019.11.23 – Christmas Parade – 1PM

2019.10.12 – BooFestival at Riverview Memorial Park – 3PM

2019.09.12 – 2019.09.14 – Summit Hose FallFest in Riverview Memorial Park

2019.09.07 – Health Fair – 11AM to 3PM

2019.08.29 – American Pie (Summer Concert Series) at Magnetta Ampitheatre

2019.08.15 – Classic Brew Band (Summer Concert Series) at Magnetta Ampitheatre

2019.08.04 – Risen to Save (Sunday Concert) at Magnetta Ampitheatre (12PM)

2019.08.01 – The Free Agents (Summer Concert Series) at Magnetta Ampitheatre

2019.07.25 – Daniels & McClain (Summer Concert Series) at Magnetta Ampitheatre

2019.07.18 – The Original Class Act (Summer Concert Series) at Magnetta Ampitheatre

2019.06.30 – Dick Tady Orchestra (Sunday Concert) at Magnetta Ampitheatre (12PM)

2019.06.27 – Mike Huston & Jeff Conner (Summer Concert Series) at Magnetta Ampitheatre

2019.06.20 – Sounds of Elvis (Summer Concert Series) at Magnetta Ampitheatre

2019.05.19 – Trash to Treasure Event – 8AM to 2PM (TribLive Article)

2019.04.20 – Easter Egg Hunt/Pictures with Bunny – 9AM

2019.04.09 – Senior Bingo Spring Event – 1PM
2019.03.19 – Casino Bus Trip – 8:45AM to 2:45PM

2019.03.09 – Tour of the Water Plant/Sewage Plant – 10AM (TribLive Article)
2019.02.14 – “Love Me Tenders” Elvis Luncheon at Tarenbee

2018
2018.12.04 – Senior Bingo Fall Event (1PM)
2018.11.17 – Christmas Parade (1PM)

2018.10.20 – Boo Festival at Riverview Park (1PM)

2018.10.11 – Historical Ghost Tour at Prospect Cemetery (Contributor)
2018.09.13 – 2018.09.15 – FallFest in Riverview Memorial Park (Contributor)
2018.08.29 – Summer Concert: Maryann Mangini Trio (7PM)
2018.08.22 – Summer Concert: Daniels & McClain (7PM)
2018.08.12 – “Music for a Cause” (12PM)
2018.08.08 – Summer Concert: Kardacz Brothers (7PM)
2018.08.01 – Summer Concert: WannaBeatles (7PM)
2018.07.11 – Summer Concert: The Shiners (7PM)
2018.07.03 – 4th of July Fireworks (10PM)
2018.06.20 – Summer Concert: American Pie (7PM)
2018.06.09 – Walking Tour of Riverview Memorial Park (11AM)

2018.04.24 – Meet and greet event with local municipal officials at the Tarentum Masonic Lodge #502. The event was headlined by special guest speaker Michelle Wright of WTAE.

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