A Zumbathon benefit will be held from 3 to 5 p.m. Sept. 28 at Bower Hill Elementary School gymnasium, 424 Bower Hill Road, Venetia. The event honors Geri Whalen of Venetia. Admission is $15 with advance registration at www.geristeam.com. Advance registration deadline is Sept. 27. Admission at the the door is $20. For more information, contact Sondra Hathaway at 412-478-7457 or firstname.lastname@example.org. To make a donation in Whalen’s honor, visit www.transplants.org and select ‘Find an NFT patient.’
Chartiers-Houston High School marching band will host its second annual band festival at 7 p.m. Oct. 5. at the high school stadium. The festival will feature high school bands from South Fayette, West Greene, Ringgold, Charleroi, and Keystone Oaks. The Pittsburgh Steeline, known for their performances at Heinz Field, and the Westminster College Titan marching band also will be featured. Cost is $8 for adults and $5 for students and seniors. For more information, call 724-745-3350 ext. 215.