Our volunteer maintained public gardens Read Article →

BHCF Flower Planting Donation for 2016 Donation for purchase of flowers:  $_____________ Name: ____________________________________ Street: ____________________________________ City: ______________________________________ Phone: _________________     Email: _______________________ Make Checks payable…

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Garden Prep Planting Schedule: May 16 Read Article →

Saturday, May 16: 9AM-Noon  Garden Prep – coffee and donuts provided Please sign in as a volunteer at the BHCF office before starting and see…

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Two of the 20 Community Champions who helped BHCF Green Space Committee plant 60 trees and cleat trails in Brightonwoods  Park Read Article →

Northside celebrates Earth Day April 23, 2015 · Posted In: Brighton Heights, Education, Events, Manchester Photo by Justin Criado Manchester Academic Charter School fifth-graders clean-up…

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At a  meeting held at Susan Bank’s House, BHCF representatives from the House Tour and the Garden and Green Space Committees discussed  adding gardens to the…

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Brighton Heights Halloween Parade 2014 Read Article →

Brighton Heights celebrates Halloween with parade Photo by Douglas McGlynn Brighton Heights celebrated Halloween Saturday, Oct. 25 with a parade down Davis Avenue.  By Douglas…

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Vote to Keep Brighton Heights a Beautiful, Fulfilling, Safe Place to Live. Attend the General Membership Meeting, Thursday, November 13. Read Article →

This Thursday, November 13, is the BHCF bimonthly General Membership meeting, and is open to everyone. Only BHCF members whose  dues are current have the…

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Elect BHCF Board Members, Nov. 13 Read Article →

November 13, 2014 – 7:00 pm General Membership Meeting AND Board of Directors Elections Several positions are open and  candidates with passion, vision, influence, and commitment…

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NATIONAL PRESS RELEASE ABOUT GARDEN AND GREENSPACE Read Article →

CLICK HERE TO READ THE PRESS RELEASE You will also see a slide show of some of Brighton Heights Citizens Federations vacant lot gardens. Here…

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Garden Committee PR Strategy Worked with NEXTDOOR.com – National Publicity – Increased Local Enthusium Read Article →

NEXTDOOR has just posted a national  press release  about how I used the link from our BHCF website to NEXTDOOR to create a blog group…

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Flowers! Babies! Donations and Volunteers! Read Article →

Here is our youngest (4 1/2 months old) contributor to the Brighton Heights Flower Basket Fund this year. Benjamin Robert Urbanek was born to Christopher…

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Volunteers Needed for FLOWER PLANTING Read Article →

Who: All are invited! What:Volunteer–help dig, weed, rake, plant, water, mulch, string fishing line for vines, prune roses, play in the dirt, and definitely wear…

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An Overview of BHCF Gardens and Green Spaces Read Article →

SEEDLINGS GREETINGS FROM THE GARDEN AND GREEN SPACE COMMITTEE:  Twelve Gardens and Still Growing!   -Ed Gergerich and Susan Benn You’ve probably noticed that BHCF volunteers…

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We always welcome new volunteer help plant and maintain our many public gardens, neighborhood donations for our plantings and sponsors for our Hanging Flower Baskets. Read Article →

The following friends of Brighton Heights have purchased 14 Western Pennsylvania Conservancy hanging Flower Baskets for our California Avenue Business District for the summer of…

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Pruning Tips from the Garden Committee Read Article →

Thank you Urban Gardner for sharing these tips!

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Calling all Tree Tenders and Tree huggers! Read Article →

Brighton Heights has been awarded 20 trees through the TreeVitalize program! We need volunteers to help plant the trees. Date: Saturday, April 12, 2014 Location:…

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BHCF Garden Committee Mission Statement Read Article →

1/13/14 Garden Committee  Second Monday of most months 7:30-9pm. BHCF Garden Committee Mission Statement Be a viable source initiating and/or leveraging Green Spaces, Bio swales, Rain gardens, Edible Gardens,…

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Last California Markets of the Summer! Read Article →

Timeless Beauty’s Fashion Show & Chubby’s Family Pageant Chubby’s welcomes families to step up to the stage for a chance to win a pizza! Kids…

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Annual Community Flea Market Read Article →

You’re invited to the Annual Flea Market at Legion Park When SATURDAY AUG. 24, 2013 From 8am to 3pm Where BRIGHTON ROAD AT DAVIS AVENUE…

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California Markets 8.10.13 Read Article →

Our 3rd installment of the California Markets in Brighton Heights is coming up in August from 11am – 5pm! Join us for shopping, food, puppet…

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8/7: Free Spay/Neuter Seminar Program Read Article →

Free Spay/Neuter Programs Seminar (Carnegie Library Woods Run  Branch) Join Animal Friends for an informational meeting on free spay/neuter programs for pets and feral cats….

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Flower Basket Sponsors Read Article →

Goodrich & Geist- 4  Council President Darlene Harris – 3 Tom Friday’s Market – 1 M R  Lawnscape – 1 Bill Peduto – 1 The Urban Gardner –…

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Contests for Best BBQ AND BREW 7/13 Read Article →

Compete with your neighbors for a juried BBQ COOK OFF AND BEER BREWING CONTEST TO BE HELD THIS SATURDAY, JULY 13. Best BBQ wins a…

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Tom Friday Winner at NSLC Dinner Read Article →

NORTHSIDE CHROINICLE NSLC honors Northsiders young and old at annual dinner June 13, 2013 · Posted In: Features On June 6, the Northside Leadership Conference held…

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California Markets 2nd Saturdays thru Sept! Read Article →

From the NORTHSIDE Chronicle June 13, 2013 · Posted In: Brighton Heights, Events, Latest Northside News On June 8, PGHRetail kicked off the California Markets, a series of open-air…

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North Side Chronicle Wellness Park planned for Brighton Heights August 16, 2012 · Posted In: Brighton Heights, Features   Shown: The vacant lot that Kelly…

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