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Steel City Ukuleles promotes community, entertainment, performance and education among ukulele enthusiasts in the Greater Pittsburgh Area. All players are welcome, from beginners to professionals.

Upcoming events (4+)

1st Monday at St. Athanasius Community Center/West View

St Athanasius Education and Community Center

Welcome to SCU North’s Meetup Site

Everyone is welcome to attend ,…
Meetups are held in Room 104 at the St. Athanasius Community Center located at 7 Chalfont Avenue, 15229 and is easy to access from both Rt.19 and I-279. The room is comfortably spacious and parking is plentiful and free. All levels of play are welcome.

Plan to arrive at 6:30 to set up. We’ll start playing at 6:45 and end by 8:30pm. This room is set up with tables and chairs

Bring your music, ukulele, music and expectation to have a good time-and we always have a good time 😊 cost is $3.00 per person.

Leader: Kathy
This will also count as a rehearsal for Make Music Day, June 21st, under the Schenely Plaza Tent. Everyone is welcome to participate in this celebration of music and the summer solstice!

PDF Playlist:

MMD[masked]. "Bad Moon Rising [C]"
2. "One Fine Day" by Carol King
3. "riptide_vance_joy"
4. "I-Still-Havent-Found-What-I-am-Looking-For" by U2
5. "Hard Day's Night, A"
6. "Sweet Amarillo 2"
7. "Blue Suede Shoes (A)"
8. "With a Little Help from My Friends"
9. "Baby Love 2" by Supremes
10. "Waimanalo Blues"
11. "Rock This Town"
12. Cherry Cherry
13. Eight Days A Week
14."wagon wheel in G"
15."Build Me Up Buttercup"
16. Under The Boardwalk

June 6 Jamming for Summer at the VFW

McCormick Dorman VFW Post 694


Join the rocking South Hills for a summer jam.. Come early to tune up, chat and have a good time.

The VFW is smoke free, roomy, with a bar a few steps away. What could be more perfect. Feel free to order food to be delivered or bring your own if you’re so inclined.

The First half of our Jam will be a partial rehearsal for the all-city Steel City Ukuleles Make Music Day (MMD) on June 21st under the Schenley Plaza big tent. All are welcome to come and play and sing to celebrate the summer solstice.

The Second part of this jam is strumming along songs with a summertime theme.

MMD Playlist:

VFW partial playlist for MMD

VFW partial MMD
1. "Bad Moon Rising [C]"
2. "One Fine Day" by Carol King
3. "riptide_vance_joy"
4. "I-Still-Havent-Found-What-I-am-Looking-For" by U2
5. "Sweet Amarillo 2"
6. "Blue Suede Shoes (A)"
7. "Baby Love 2" by Supremes
8. “Cherry, CHerry” by Neil Diamond

Hosted By
Pat williams

After the break we’ll play SUMMER SONGS!
Summertime Playlist: https://drive.google.com/file/d/147h7IUVjoMHFSoypzWfetCdZnR5Ur7cb/view?usp=drivesdk

1st Wednesday Old Fashioned Porch Jam

1040 Murray Hill Ave


LEADER: Kathy and You!
Bring your Yellow and Blue Beloff books OR your IPad….or send me a PDF of a song you want to play.
We will play a few songs listed below and then pick songs YOU want to sing..
Come at 6:45 pm to tune-up and talk. We play from 7 to 8:30pm, starting with the playlist below, followed by requests. No experience required! All levels are welcome, from beginners to professionals. If you don't know the chords... just sing louder.


Summer Porch Songs
1. "In The Good Old Summertime"
2. "In the Summertime Roger Miller"
3. "Summertime 2"
4. "Poison-Ivy--Coasters" by Jerry Leiber Anf Miker Stoller
5. "Sunny Afternoon"
6. "Summertime Blues" by Eddie Cochran
7. "Wild Mountain Thyme" by CathyP
8. "Bring Me Sunshine (good One)"
9. Summer Wine (Nancy Sinatra and Lee Hazlewood

Pick your favorite summer songs and come jam!
We can Share music and IPads!
Suze: Beautiful Loser
Annie: If You Are Going To San Francisco
What a Day for A Daydream
Uke, a tuner, a music stand, music.

If you would like to introduce a new song to the group, please send the PDF to Kathy.

Please contact us if you would like to recommend a future "theme" or if you want to lead a future session.

2nd Sunday Jam at Ruckus Cafe!

Ruckus Coffee Gallery & Café

Leader: Kathy
Suze, Priscilla,Brett, Anne

Hi SCU! Come join our group to sing and jam some good songs.
No experience needed. Everyone is welcome.
If you don’t know the chords, just sing louder. If you don’t have the music, someone will share with you.
We have a great indoor venue to play our music. Arrive at 3:30 to set up, order, and talk; we will start playing promptly at 3:45 and pack up at 5:30. Great coffee and food available! Also: BYOB.
If you want to lead a song or two, please let Kathy know before June 4th. If you want to lead for the first time, but want me to play back up with you, let me know!
Lots of free Parking!
20 minutes from everywhere. Honest! And No Steps.

This counts as a partial rehearsal for Make Music Day on June 21st Under the Schenely Plaza Big Tent. Everyone is welcome to help make this a fun celebration of the Solstice and the joy of sharing music together.

PDF MMD Playlist:

Playing only these songs from the above list today:

Bad Moon Rising
One Fine Day
I Still Haven’t Found What I’m Looking For
Sweet Amarillo
Blue Suede Shoes
Baby Love
Waimanalo Blues
Rock This Town
Cherry Cherry
Build Me Up Buttercup
$3.00 Donation

Past events (1,088)

4th Wednesday Jam

Wilkins School Community Center