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IT'S HAPPENING HERE ...

on May 26, 2013 2:50 AM

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

Today

“Bandalero” will be shown at 1 p.m. at the Jimmy Stewart Museum, 835 Philadelphia St. This 1968 production features Jimmy Stewart, Raquel Welch and Dean Martin. For information, visit www.jimmy.org.

 

May 27

• An American Red Cross blood drive will be held at the Indiana Mall, 2334 Oakland Ave., White Township. For more information, visit www.indianamallpa.com.

• Fish for Free Day will be held from 1 to 4 p.m. at Yellow Creek State Park, 170 Route 259, Penn Run. Join the park naturalist for some good, old-fashioned fun at the lake. For information, call (724) 357-7913.

• Hike Ridgetop Trail from 9 a.m. to 11 a.m. at Yellow Creek State Park, 170 Route 259, Penn Run. Meet the park naturalist at Ridgetop Trail head for a two-mile hike. Feel free to pack a snack, binoculars, walking sticks or whatever suits your walking style. For information, call (724) 357-7913.

 

May 29

A veterans breakfast will be served from 9:30 to 10:30 a.m. at the Two Lick Valley Social Center, 450 Franklin St., Clymer. Breakfast is free for veterans, while all others pay $2.50. For more information, call (724) 254-9820.

 

May 30 to June 2

“Last of the Red Hot Lovers” will be performed by the Keystone Repertory Theater at 8 p.m. at the Waller Hall main stage. Meet Barney Cashman, a middle-aged restaurant manager who has a very nice married existence, but he’s tired of existing; he wants to live — before it’s too late. Call (724) 357-2965.

 

May 31

• The “I Speak the Password Primeval” 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.

• Sonny Landreth will perform at 8 p.m. at the Indiana Theater on Philadelphia Street. This special Lively Arts event is partly funded by David and Patty Bidwell. For more information, visit www.sonnylandreth.com.

• The Fourth Annual Downtown Decathlon will be held from 5 to 9 p.m. in downtown Indiana. Registration is between 5 and 6 p.m. at The Coney. It supports the Lucy Donnelly Memorial Fund. Proceeds help to light up Indiana during the holiday season and put on Light Up Night festivities. For more information, call (724) 463-6110.

June 1

• The Indiana County Farmers’ Market will be held from 9 a.m. to noon on the corner of South Eighth and Church streets. Fresh local fruits, vegetables, baked goods, potted plants, live music, local chefs and community booths will be featured. For more information, call (724) 471-4751 or visit www.indiana farmmarket.blogspot.com.

• The Runaways will perform from 5 to 9 p.m. at Walnut Hill Winery, 638 Turner Drive, Burrell Township. No off-site alcohol is permitted and there is a $4 cover charge. For information, call (724) 459-0132 or visit www.walnuthillwinery.com.

• An Amish Wedding Feast will begin at 6 p.m. at Thee Village Eating House, 124 E. Kittanning St., Smicksburg. Visitors will hear real-life stories about the Amish during a meal served family-style.

Reservations must be made by May 27.

For information, call (814) 257-8035.

• “Campfire Fun: Music and Marshmallows” will be held at 7 p.m. on Yellow Creek State Park’s beach, east of Penn Run. Join Bob Bonnet as he plays guitar and leads a sing-along, and roast marshmallows over an open fire. For more information, call (724) 357-7913.

June 1 and 2

A Sports Card Show and sale will be held at the Indiana Mall, White Township.

For information, visit www.indianamallpa.com.

June 3

A free training regarding hoarding disorders, home organization and downsizing will be held from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. at Aging Services Inc., 1055 Oak Street, Indiana. Sponsored by Indiana County Link, the training is open to community members, social workers and care managers. A free lunch will be provided. RSVP to Rhonda Jones at rhondajones2@ver izon.net or by calling (724) 349-4500 by May 28.

June 4

• The Evergreen Conservancy will hold its annual meeting from 5:30 to 8:30 p.m. at the Tanoma Education Center, Rayne Church Road, Rayne Township.

A potluck picnic will be followed by a report of accomplishments by the conservancy during the past year and election of board members.

For information, call (724) 463-8138 or visit www.evergreenconser vancy.org.

June 5

The Indiana County Farmers’ Market will be held from 9 a.m. to noon on the corner of South Eighth and Church streets. Fresh local fruits, vegetables, baked goods, potted plants, live music, local chefs and community booths will be featured. For information, call (724) 471-4751 or visit www.indianafarmmarket.blogspot.com.

June 7

The Indiana University of Pennsylvania Music Faculty Recital will be held at 8 p.m. in Gorell Recital Hall, IUP. The Litton String Quartet will be featured in the first of two recitals held during the 2013 Pennsylvania Music Teachers Conference. For more information, visit www.iup.edu/livelyarts.

June 7 to 9

Saltsburg Canal Days will be held from 5 to 10 p.m. Friday, 10 a.m. to 10 p.m. Saturday, and noon to 6 p.m. Sunday in downtown Saltsburg. The three-day festival includes a quilt show, duck race, flag retirement ceremony, parade, crafts, food vendors, live entertainment and fireworks. For information, call (724) 639-9413.

June 8

• A used book sale will be held from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. at the Indiana Free Library, 845 Philadelphia St. In addition to a wide selection of fiction and nonfiction books for adults and children, shoppers will be able to purchase T-shirts and tote bags featuring the distinctive IFL owl logo to show their support for the library. For information, visit www.indianafreelibary.org.

• The Indiana County Farmers’ Market will be held from 9 a.m. to noon on the corner of South Eighth and Church streets. Fresh local fruits, vegetables, baked goods, potted plants, live music, local chefs and community booths will be there. For more information, call (724) 471-4751 or visit www.indiana farmmarket.blogspot.com.

• The Pick-A-Dilly Herb Faire will be held from 9 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. at the Dillweed Bed and Breakfast, 7453 Route 403, Dilltown. This year’s herb of the year is elderberry. Area growers, artisans, food and more will be featured. For information, call (814) 446-6465 or visit www.dillweedinc.com.

• It’s Strawberry Saturday from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. in downtown Smicksburg. Visit the shops in town and enjoy strawberries in all forms. For information, call (814) 257-0912.

• Hamilton Avenue will perform from 5 to 9 p.m. at Walnut Hill Winery, 638 Turner Drive, Burrell Township. No off-site alcohol is permitted and there is a $4 cover charge. For more information, call (724) 459-0132 or visit www.walnuthillwinery.com.

• A Car Cruise will be held at the Indiana Mall, 2334 Oakland Ave., White Township. Check out cars, trucks and bikes. Street-legal vehicles only. There will be door prizes and music by D.J. Jerry B. Visit www.indianamallpa.com.

• Kickoff day for Fit for Life Classes will be held from 7 a.m. to 3 p.m. at the Women’s Imaging Center at Indiana Regional Medical Center, White Township. After attending the kickoff event for this innovative program promoting nutrition, exercise and breast health, participants can attend two one-hour sessions per week for 12 weeks free. For more information, call (724) 357-8081.

• Mei-Ting Sun will perform in a piano recital at 8 p.m. in Gorell Recital Hall, Sutton Hall, IUP. An acclaimed pianist, Sun will present a solo program of works by Scarlattta, Brahms, Debussy and the complete Etudes Op. 10 of Chopin. For more information, visit www.iup.edu/livelyarts.

June 12

The Indiana County Farmers’ Market will be held from 9 a.m. to noon on the corner of Eighth and Church streets. Fresh local fruits, vegetables, baked goods, potted plants, live music, local chefs and community booths will be featured. For more information, call (724) 471-4751 or visit www.indianafarm market.blogspot.com.

June 13 to 16

“Jesus Christ Superstar” will be presented by the Keystone Repertory Theater at 8 p.m. Thursday through Saturday, and at 2 p.m. Sunday at Waller Hall main stasge, IUP. This ground-breaking rock opera, which reinvented musical theater for the modern age, tells the story of the last week of Christ’s life through the eyes of Judas Iscariot. For more information, call (724) 357-2965.

June 14

Lovin’ Downtown Every Second, a free event sponsored by Downtown Indiana, invites families, friends and neighbors to stroll downtown at 5 p.m. the second Friday of each month. For more information, call (724) 463-6110 or visit www.downtownindiana.org.

June 14 to 15

A Garage Sale, sponsored by The Arc of Indiana County, will be held from 8 a.m. to 6 p.m. at the Mack Park fairgrounds, White Township. For more information, call (724) 465-6341 or (724) 349-8230.

June 15

• The Indiana County Farmers’ Market will be held from 9 a.m. to noon on the corner of South Eighth and Church streets. Fresh local fruits, vegetables, baked goods, potted plants, live music, local chefs and community booths will be featured. For more information, call (724) 471-4751 or visit www.indianafarmmarket.blogspot.com.

•Jerry and the Bone Tones will perform from 5 to 9 p.m. at Walnut Hill Winery, 638 Turner Drive, Burrell Township. No offsite alcohol is permitted and there is a $4 per person cover charge. For information, call (724) 459-0132 or visit www.walnuthillwinery.com.

June 15 and 16

The Jimmy Stewart Airport Festival will be held from 8 a.m. to dusk at the Jimmy Stewart Airport, 398 Airport Road, White Township. This event includes displays of vintage and military aircraft, airplane rides and food booths. A pancake breakfast will be served from 8 a.m. to 1 p.m. daily. Admission and parking are free. For information, call (724) 463-3883 or visit www.jimmystewartairport.com.

June 19

The Indiana County Farmers’ Market will be held from 9 a.m. to noon on the corner of South Eighth and Church streets. Fresh local fruits, vegetables, baked goods, potted plants, live music, local chefs and community booths will be featured. For more information, call (724) 471-4751 or visit www.indianafarmmarket.blogspot.com.

June 21 and 22

A Garage Sale, sponsored by The Arc of Indiana County, will be held from 8 a.m. to 6 p.m. at the Mack Park fairgrounds, White Township. For more information, call (724) 465-6341 or (724) 349-8230.

June 22

• The Indiana County Farmers’ Market will be held from 9 a.m. to noon on the corner of South Eighth and Church streets. Fresh local fruits, vegetables, baked goods, potted plants, live music, local chefs and community booths will be featured. For more information, call (724) 471-4751 or visit www.indianafarmmarket.blogspot.com.

• Deer Trail Cameras, a presentation by Mike Shaffer, will be held from 2 to 3:30 p.m. at Yellow Creek State Park’s environmental learning center, east of Penn Run. Deer cameras are one of the best ways to scout for deer. Learn how to use trail cameras to pattern a deer. For more information, call (724) 357-7913.

• Cool Change will perform from 5 to 9 p.m. at Walnut Hill Winery, 638 Turner Drive, Burrell Township. No offsite alcohol is permitted and there is a $4 per person cover charge. For information, call (724) 459-0132 or visit www.walnuthillwinery.com.

June 26

The Indiana County Farmers’ Market will be held from 9 a.m. to noon on the corner of South Eighth and Church streets. Fresh local fruits, vegetables, baked goods, potted plants, live music, local chefs and community booths will be featured. For more information, call (724) 471-4751 or visit www.indianafarmmarket.blogspot.com.

June 29

• The Indiana County Farmers’ Market will be held from 9 a.m. to noon on the corner of South Eighth and Church streets. Fresh local fruits, vegetables, baked goods, potted plants, live music, local chefs and community booths will be featured. For more information, call (724) 471-4751 or visit www.indianafarmmarket.blogspot.com.

• The Knobs will perform from 5 to 9 p.m. at Walnut Hill Winery, 638 Turner Drive, Burrell Township. No offsite alcohol is permitted and there is a $4 per person cover charge. For information, call (724) 459-0132 or visit www.walnuthillwinery.com. • A Car Cruise will be held from 5 to 9 p.m. in downtown Indiana. Due to streetscape construction, this event will be held from the 900 block of Philadelphia Street through to the 1100 block of Philadelphia Street. For information, visit www.downtownindiana.org.


The Indiana County Tourist Bureau provides this information. For more details, call the bureau at (724) 463-7505 between 8:30 a.m. and 4:30 p.m. or visit www.visitindianacountypa.org.

Events are subject to change.

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