Date: See individual event


We invite you to join Hearts of Steel for some winter fun and socializing at one of the events below.

Some are still in the planning stages and more may be added so check back often for updates.

If you’re a member, please sign up for events on TeamSnap.  If you’re new, please contact us via the Contact tab above to register.

Hope to see you at one of these fun get-togethers!


Who:  YOU!

What:  Prancersize is BACK!  Note NEW DATE

When:  Sunday, FEBRUARY 20, 2022 at 10:00 AM  (Arrive by 9:45 AM)

Where:  Allegheny Cemetery, 4734 Butler St, Pittsburgh 15201  (Lawrenceville)  Meet at the front gates of the cemetery that face Butler Street.

Wait, What?  Coach Laurie will lead us in a “Prancersize”.
No pets are allowed in the cemetery.
Lunch/Coffee afterward for anyone interested, somewhere on Butler street.
The event will be canceled if the temperature is below 29 degrees or if it is raining.


Who:  YOU!

What:  Healthy Living Event

When:  Saturday, March 5, 2022, at 10:00 AM

Where:  Plum Senior Community Center, 499 Center New Texas Rd, Plum, PA 15239

Wait, What?  This is a free fitness and nutrition seminar specially designed for breast cancer survivors.


* Dr. Kristyn Sprague, PT, DPT, WCS, CLT Women’s Health Interim Residency Director Board Certified Specialist, Women’s Health Certified Lymphedema Therapist

* Sexual Health with Dana Kirkpatrick, MS, NCC, LPC, CST, CSTS, Breast Cancer Survivor

*Colleen Bortz, Fitness Instructor, Breast Cancer Survivor and Hearts of Steel team member

* Yoga with Sonja Apperson, Certified Yoga Instructor and additional training in Yoga Anatomy

*Sally Lipsky, PhD Plant Based Nutrition education and author

*Dr. Eric Stiglemeir,, Hess DPT, COMT

*Dress comfortably for exercise and yoga.

*The afternoon will wind down with refreshments and social time. Come see why Pittsburgh Hearts of Steel has become a “happy place” for so many breast cancer survivors.

RSVP @ or Anne Skreppen at 412-352-1182


Who:  YOU!


When:  Saturday, April 9th 2022 at 1:30 PM

Where:  Baierl Ice Complex, 103 Marshall Dr, Warrendale, PA 15086

Wait, What?  More details to come


Who:  YOU!

What:  Hike at McConnell’s Mills State Park

When:  Date & Time TBD

Where:  1761 McConnells Mill Rd, Portersville, PA 16051

Wait, What?  More details to come


Who:  YOU!

What:  Zoom Hearts of Steel Happy Hour

When:  TBD

Where:  Your location and electronic device of choice!

Wait, What?  More details to come

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