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on March 10, 2013 1:50 AM

All events in It's Happening Here occur in Indiana unless otherwise noted.

Today, March 10

  • "Two Rode Together," a movie starring Jimmy Stewart, Richard Widmark and Shirley Jones, will be shown at 1 p.m. at the Jimmy Stewart Museum, third floor, 835 Philadelphia St. For more information, visit www.jimmy.org or call (724) 349-6112.
  • "You're a Good Man, Charlie Brown" will be performed at 2 p.m. at Waller Hall Mainstage, IUP. The performance is a joint production of the IUP Music and Dance Theater and Theater-by-the-Grove. For more information, call (724) 357-1313 or visit www.iuptickets.com.
  • IUP Bands in Concert will perform at 3 p.m. in Fisher Auditorium, IUP. The IUP Brass Ensemble and Concert Band will perform. For more information, visit www.iup.edu/livelyarts.

Monday, March 11

  • A Brown-Bag Concert will be held at noon at the Indiana Free Library Community Room. Bring your lunch and enjoy a concert by the IUP Saxophone Quartet. Beverages will be provided. www.indianafreelibrary.org.

Tuesday, March 12

  • IUP Bands in Concert will begin at 8 p.m. in Fisher Auditorium, IUP. The IUP Symphony Orchestra will perform under the direction of David Martynuik. For more information, visit www.iup.edu/livelyarts.

Wednesday, March 13

  • Daedalus Quartet will perform 8 p.m. in the Blue Room, Sutton Hall, IUP. This string ensemble is widely recognized for its interpretive and lively performances. For more information, call (724) 357-1313 or visit www.iuptickets.com.
  • Game Night will be held from 5:30 to 8:30 p.m. at the Indiana Free Library, 845 Philadelphia St. Grab some friends and roll the dice. Players may choose from dozens of board games, card games and puzzles including traditional favorites and modern classics. For more information, call (724) 465-8841 or visit www.indianafreelibrary.org.

Thursday, March 14

  • Pins and Patches Quilting Group will meet from 1 to 3 p.m. at the Indiana Free Library Community Room. If you quilt or have always wanted to learn, join this new group. For more information, call (724)465-8841 or visit www.indianafreelibrary.org.

Wednesday, March 15

  • "Diseases Affecting Pennsylvania Wildlife" will be presented by Wildlife Conservation Officer Patrick Snickles at 7 p.m. in the Blue Spruce Lodge, near Ernest. The Evergreen Conservancy will update its activities and light refreshments will be served. Call (724) 463-8636 for more information.
  • Barry Poglien will perform from 6 to 8 p.m. at The Artists Hand Gallery, 732 Philadelphia St. For more information, visit www.theartistshandgallery.com

March 15 and 16

  • A "Hop into Easter Workshop" with Betty Ling will be held at the Dillweed Bed and Breakfast, 7453 Route 403 south of Dilltown. Instructor Betty Ling will guide participants in hands-on stenciling techniques for a project you'll make and take home! This all-inclusive workshop features overnight lodging at the bed and breakfast, a full breakfast served in the morning, beverages, and all workshop materials and supplies. The cost is $60 per person, including lodging. To RSVP and make a payment, call (814) 446-6465 or visit www.dillweedinc.com.

March 15-17

  • Indiana Armstrong Builders Association Home Show will be held from 5 to 9 p.m. Friday, noon to 9 p.m. Saturday, and noon to 4 p.m. Sunday at S&T Bank Arena, 487 East Pike, White Township. Ninety exhibitors will display ideas and home improvement at 135 booths. Free parking. (724) 349-2327.
  • "Oedipus the King" will be performed at 7:30 p.m. Friday and Saturday and 2:30 p.m. Sunday at the Philadelphia Street Playhouse, 725 Philadelphia St. This is the classic tragedy by Sophocles adapted by Ronald L. Murphy Jr. from various source materials. For more information, visit www.indianaplayers.com.

March 16

  • St. Patrick's Day Parade will be held at 11 a.m. in downtown Indiana. For more information, visit www.downtownindiana.org.
  • "Improving the Quality of Digital Photographs," an event at the Yellow Creek State Park Environmental Learning Center in Penn Run, will be held from 9:30 a.m. to 3:30 p.m. Larry Turton will teach this photography course designed for the person who is skilled in the mechanics of a digital camera and is interested in learning the principles of photography as a tool and as an art form. Cost is $20 and registration is required by Tuesday. For more information, call (724) 357-7913.

March 16 and 17

  • "The Man Who Shot Liberty Valance," a 1960 movie starring Jimmy Stewart, John Wayne and Vera Miles, will be shown at 1 p.m. in the Jimmy Stewart Museum on the third floor, 835 Philadelphia St. For more information, call (724) 349-6112 or visit www.jimmy.org.

March 17

  • A Bridal Show will be held from 11 a.m. to 5 p.m. at the Indiana Mall, 2334 Oakland Ave., White Township. Visitors must visit all vendors to be able to win door prizes. A bridal fashion show will be held at 4 p.m. with a grand prize drawing at the end of the show. Call (724) 349-6110 for more information.
  • "Parenting with Love and Leadership from Tots to Teens" will be held from 2 to 5 p.m. at the Grace United Methodist Church, 712 Church St., Indiana. Family psychologist John Rosemond is one of America's busiest and most popular speakers in the parenting field. To register, visit the church website, www.indianagrace.org. Child care will be provided, but you must register by today. The event costs $10. For more information, call (724) 463-8535 or visit the website.

March 18

  • Brown-Bag Concert will be held at noon at the Indiana Free Library Community Room. Bring your lunch and enjoy music by guitarist Terry Sabo with Keith Young on the piano. Beverages will be provided. www.indianafreelibrary.org.

March 22

  • "Photographing Birds My Way" will be held at 7 p.m. at the Blue Spruce Park Lodge, 1128 Blue Spruce Road, near Ernest. Roger Higbee will discuss the ways he photographs birds. For more information, call (724) 463-8636.
  • Al Cragie will perform from 6 to 8 p.m. at The Artists Hand Gallery, 732 Philadelphia St. For more information, visit www.TheArtistsHandGallery.com

March 23

  • "Showtime," a review featuring local talent, will be presented by the Blairsville Underground Railroad at 7 p.m. in the Blairsville High School auditorium. Proceeds benefit the Underground Railroad project. For tickets or more information, call (724) 459-5779.

March 23-24

  • "Mr. Hobbs Takes a Vacation," a 1962 movie starring Jimmy Stewart, Maureen O'Hara and Fabian, will be shown at 1 p.m. at the Jimmy Stewart Museum, third floor, 835 Philadelphia St. For more information, call (724) 349-6112 or visit www.jimmy.org.

March 25

  • Brown-Bag Concert will be held at noon at the Indiana Free Library Community Room. Bring your lunch and enjoy a concert by Joe's Legacy. Beverages will provided. www.indianafreelibrary.org.

March 29

  • A Poetry Reading will be held from 6 to 8 p.m. at The Artists Hand Gallery, 732 Philadelphia St. For more information, visit www.TheArtistsHandGallery.com

March 30-31

  • "How the West Was Won," a 1963 movie starring Jimmy Stewart, Debbie Reynolds and George Peppard, will be shown at 1 p.m. in the Jimmy Stewart Museum, third floor, 835 Philadelphia St. For more information, call (724) 349-6112 or visit www.jimmy.org.

April 4

  • "Cimarron," a seven-piece Ilanera group from Columbia, will perform at 8 p.m. in Gorell Recital Hall, Sutton Hall, IUP. Sponsored by the Lively Arts. For more information, call (724) 357-1313 or visit www.iup.edu/livelyarts.

April 5

  • An Organ Recital featuring James Kibbie, professor of organ at the University of Michigan, will be presented at 7:30 p.m. in the Zion Lutheran Church. A reception will follow the event. For more information, visit www.iup.edu/livelyarts.

April 6

  • "An Evening of Dance and Percussion" will be held at 7 p.m. in Fisher Auditorium, IUP. A Sound Choices event, this performance will be directed by Holly Boda-Sutton and Michael Kingan. IUP's Dance Theater and Percussion Ensemble join forces for an evening of music and movement. For more information, visit www.iup.edu/livelyarts.

April 6-7

  • An "Our Region on Parade" Expo will be held from 10 a.m. to 9 p.m. Saturday and noon to 4 p.m. Sunday at the Indiana Mall, White Township. The expo will feature booths that showcase tourism attractions throughout Indiana County and the surrounding region. For more information, contact Pat Selinger at (724) 639-3488 or go to www.thundermtlenape.org.
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