Youth are valuable resources in which to be invested. Parks and recreation programs foster youth development in autonomy, identity, social relationships, conflict resolution, academics, mental
health, and civic engagement.

About Us

Public Meetings

Regular meetings of Friends of PTARC are held on the second Wednesday of every other month at 6:30 pm in the Penn Township Municipal Building.

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Friends of Penn-Trafford Area Recreation Commission

2001 Municipal Court
Harrison City, PA 15636

Linda G. Bires
Executive Director, 724-392-4555


Cultivating opportunities for the enrichment of parks, recreation services, and facilities for the people of the Penn-Trafford community

Board of Directors

Linda G. Bires, Executive Director
Michael Ginsburg, Chair
Midge Culig, Vice Chair
Becky Lingenfelter, Secretary
Joy Clontz, Board Member

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Linda G. Bires

We are located at:
2001 Municipal Ct
Harrison City, PA 15636

Recreation Director