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Bauer Steps Ahead and Bauer-Hillis Steps Ahead to enjoy a night out seeing River City Brass {June 16, 2016}

On Sunday, July 10, 2016, Bauer Steps Ahead and Bauer-Hillis Steps Ahead will travel to Concordia in Cabot for an early evening patio concert featuring the popular Pittsburgh-based band, River City Brass. RCB has conducted concerts at home and abroad, and has also appeared on TV shows. This is a great opportunity to hear the band up-close where you'll be energized by their musical excellence. The concert will be moved indoors if there is inclement weather.

Before the concert, the group will have dinner at the J-Barn Country Inn in Sarver. Entre selections are Outdoor Grilled and Baked Pork Cutlets with an apple glaze, Baked Ham or Roasted Turkey. All meals are served with mashed potatoes, stuffing, a vegetable, banana bread with apple butter, rolls, dessert, coffee, tea or ice tea.

The group will meet at 1:15 p.m. at Bauer-Hillis Funeral Home in Rimersburg, and at 2 p.m. at Bauer Funeral Home in Kittanning. The cost is $62 and covers motor coach bus transportation, dinner, concert and after concert refreshments. Call Sandy at 724-545-9464 for reservations. Reservations and money are due by Thursday, June 30th. Make checks payable to Bauer Management and mail to PO Box 997, Kittanning, PA 16201. Guests are welcome.

Bauer Steps Ahead and Bauer-Hillis Steps Ahead attendees enjoy lunch and an exciting performance at Heinz Hall {May 05, 2016}

Bauer Steps Ahead and Bauer-Hillis Steps Ahead attendees enjoy lunch and an exciting performance at Heinz Hall On Saturday, April 30, 2016, Bauer Steps Ahead and Bauer-Hillis Steps Ahead traveled to Heinz Hall in Pittsburgh to see a performance of Cirque de la Symphonie! Before the featured entertainment, attendees stopped for lunch at Cooper Station Restaurant in Sarver. Everyone raved about the exceptionable service and delicious slow-roasted beef pot roast and chicken marsala entrées served in the private dining room. A classic model train that ran through the entire restaurant and above the seating area, along with the friendly staff, made for a pleasant atmosphere.

At Heinz Hall, premium seats awaited the group. The Cirque aerial flyers, acrobats, contortionists, dancers, juggles, balancers and strongmen added a stunning and exciting visual performance that was perfectly choreographed to classic masterpieces by the Pittsburgh Symphonie Orchestra.

To learn about Bauer Steps Ahead's future trips, call Sandy at 724-545-9464. You can see pictures from Saturday's trip by visiting our Facebook page.

Bauer Steps Ahead and Bauer-Hillis Steps Ahead to enjoy a performance by "Ireland's Happy Man" {April 13, 2016}

On Thursday, May 26th, Bauer Steps Ahead and Bauer-Hillis Steps Ahead will travel to the Lakeview Inn in Greensburg to see a performance by "Ireland's Happy Man," Cahal Dunne! Cahal is well known as a singer of traditional Irish ballads, popular Broadway numbers and country hits. He is also a talented composer, classically trained concert pianist, storyteller, comedian and television personality, and has released a number of albums. Cahal has performed on stage with Bob Hope, Al Martino and Tony Orlando, and has performed for several American Presidents. A great show is guaranteed!

Prior to the show, a delicious hot lunch will be served in the formal ballroom. The menu includes tossed green salad, chicken parmesan, roasted potatoes, green beans, apple pie, coffee, tea and iced tea.

The group will meet at 8:30 a.m. at the Bauer-Hillis Funeral Home in Rimersburg and at 9:15 a.m. at the Bauer Funeral Home in Kittanning. The cost is $85 and covers motor coach bus transportation, lunch and the show. Call Sandy at 724-545-9464 for reservations. Reservations and money are due by Thursday, May 5th. Make checks payable to Bauer Management and mail to PO Box 997, Kittanning, PA 16201. Guests are welcome.

Bauer Steps Ahead and Bauer-Hillis Steps Ahead offer a way to stay connected with the community and anyone interested is welcome to join. Read about past excursions on www.bauerfuneral.com or become a fan on Facebook.

Bauer Steps Ahead and Bauer-Hillis Steps Ahead to see "Cirque de la Symphonie" at Heinz Hall {March 18, 2016}

On Saturday, April 30, 2016, join Bauer Steps Ahead and Bauer-Hillis Steps Ahead to see the exciting production of "Cirque de la Symphonie" at Heinz Hall in Pittsburgh. This show is full of the most amazing cirque acts that have ever been performed worldwide. Some of the best aerial flyers, acrobats, dancers, balancers and jugglers in the world will share the stage with the full Pittsburgh Symphony Orchestra. The orchestra has perfectly choreographed each act to classical musical masterpieces, adding energy and excitement to the performance.

Before the show, the group will enjoy lunch at Cooper Station Restaurant in Sarver. Lunch choices are Baked Chicken Marsala served with rice or Slow Roasted Beef Pot Roast with Yukon gold potatoes and carrots, fresh salad, rolls, dessert, coffee, tea or iced tea.

Attendees will meet at the Bauer-Hillis Funeral Home in Rimersburg at 9 a.m. and the Bauer Funeral Home in Kittanning at 9:45 a.m. The cost is $117 for motor coach bus transportation, lunch and show ticket. Call Sandy at 724-545-9464, 724-756-2710 or 814-473-3080 for reservations as soon as possible. Money and reservations are due by Wednesday, April 6th. Make checks payable to Bauer Management and mail to PO Box 997, Kittanning, PA 16201. Guests are welcome.

Get creative with Bauer Steps Ahead and Bauer-Hillis Steps Ahead! {February 24, 2016}

Got cabin fever and ready to get out of the house? On Wednesday, March 30, 2016, join Bauer Steps Ahead and Bauer-Hillis Steps Ahead to kick off spring with a creative art painting party and luncheon!

Nicole Ulisky, the enthusiastic owner/instructor of Spark Art Parties will bring out your self-expression and creativity by showing you how to create your own painting. Even if you have no artistic talent, expect to have a fun and entertaining experience and leave with your own personal masterpiece. Afterwards, lunch from A Mano Pasta in Ford City will be served while your artwork is drying.

The group will meet at 10:30 a.m. at Grace Presbyterian Church, 155 North Jefferson St., Kittanning. Parking and the entrance are in the back of the church. The cost is $55. Call Sandy at 724-545-9464, 724-756-2710 or 814-473-3080 for reservations; seating is limited. Reservations and money are due by Wednesday, March 16th. Make checks payable to Bauer Management and mail to PO Box 997, Kittanning, PA 16201. Guests are welcome.