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The 5th Anniversary “Suite Cafe” – May 10, 2014

A benefit to support the Norwin Play It Forward Fund, Inc. will be held Saturday, May 10, 2014 from 6:30 – 10:00 PM in the Cafeteria at Norwin High School as we celebrate the 5th annual Suite Cafe!! It will feature live musical performances by Norwin music repertoire student ensembles in a coffeehouse atmosphere. A dessert buffet and candy bar …

The Wind Up/Wine Down 2013

What can you do to commemorate an incredible year for the Norwin Band?  Create a limited-edition wine! This year saw Tim Daniels appointed as the new Norwin Director of Bands.  A product of the Norwin High School Band and a field conductor during his student years, Mr. Daniels went on to study music at Youngstown State University, and began teaching …

The “Wind Up/Wine Down” – November 23, 2013

A benefit to support the Norwin Play It Forward Fund, Inc. will be held Saturday, November 23, 2013 from 6:30 – 10:00 PM at the Greenhouse Winery in Rillton, PA (wine sales until 9:00), featuring an evening of music with Dwight and Jan Hackett. Wine tasting and sales will be provided by Hazuza’s Greenhouse Winery, along with prizes, raffles, a …

The Suite Cafe 2013

The 4th annual Suite Cafe 2013 was held on May 11, 2013 in the Cafeteria at Norwin High School.  This marked the third year a new venue was chosen since the event keep growing!  Our thanks go to Dr. William Kerr, Superintendent of the Norwin School District (who also attended the event along with his wife Debbie), the Norwin High School custodial staff, …

The “Suite Cafe” – May 11, 2013

A benefit to support the Norwin Play It Forward Fund, Inc. will be held Saturday, May 11, 2013 from 6:30 – 10:00 PM in the Cafeteria at Norwin High School! Yes, indeed, the location has been changed because the event just keeps on growing as we celebrate our 4th annual Suite Cafe!! It will feature live musical performances by Norwin …

The Wind-Up Wine-Down 2012

What a night!  About 80 people had a great time at the 2012 Wind Up/Wine Down in support of The Norwin ‘Play It Forward’ Fund, Inc. on Saturday, November 24, 2012 at The Greenhouse Winery in Rillton, PA.  Music provided by jazz guitarist Ken Karsh and Friends (Chris Pangekis on keyboard and John Schmidt on drums) added a special ambiance to …

The “Wind Up/Wine Down” – November 24, 2012

A benefit to support The Norwin Play It Forward Fund, Inc. will be held Saturday, November 24, 2012 at The Greenhouse Winery in Rillton, PA at 6:30 until 10:00 PM (wine sales until 9:00), featuring an evening of jazz with Ken Karsh and Friends. Wine tasting and sales will be provided by Hazuza’s Greenhouse Winery, along with prizes, raffles, a …

The Suite Cafe 2012

This event just keeps on growing!  Over $7,000 was raised to subsidize private music lessons for students with need in the Norwin School District who participate or are planning on participating in the Norwin Band. The first two years, it was held at the Shafton Fire Hall, but this year, the even was held in Mack Hall at St. Elizabeth Ann Seton parish. Since …

The “Suite Cafe” – May 5, 2012

A benefit to support the Norwin Play It Forward Fund, Inc. will be held Saturday, May 5, 2012 from 6:30 – 10:00 PM at Mack Hall at St. Elizabeth Ann Seton Church in North Huntingdon! It’s a new location for the 3rd year of this event, as we’ve outgrown our previous location! The “Suite Café” will feature live musical performances …

The Wind Up/Wine Down 2011

While news reports tell us that our nation’s economy is struggling to recover, it’s amazing to see the generosity of people that are engaged with a vibrant cause. The Wind Up/Wine Down of 2011 was a sell-out almost a week before the event! While this was only the second year of the event, it’s clear that friends are telling other …