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IT'S HAPPENING HERE

on June 16, 2013 2:50 AM

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

Today, June 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. Admission and parking are free. For information, call (724) 463-3883 or visit www.jimmystewartairport.com.

• “The Spirit of St. Louis” will be shown at 1 p.m. at the Jimmy Stewart Museum, 835 Philadelphia St. The movie stars Jimmy Stewart, Patricia Smith and Murray Hamilton. For more information, visit www.jimmy.org.

• A Father’s Day Buffet will be held from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. at the VFW Post 1989 and Indian Springs Golf and Country Club, White Township. The buffet is $8.95 per person. For more information, call (724) 465-2121.

• Hiram and the Walkers will perform for the Concerts in the Park Series, 5:30 to 7 p.m. at Memorial Park in Indiana. For more information, call (724) 840-7637.

• A chicken and holupki dinner will be held from 11 a.m. to 1:30 p.m. at Christ Our Savior Orthodox Church. Dinners are $10 for adults, $3 for children ages 5 to 12, and children under the age of 4 eat for free. The public is welcome and there will be a fast takeout line.  For more information, call (724) 463-1535.

• The Keystone Repertory Theater presents “Jesus Christ Superstar” at 2 p.m. on Waller Hall Mainstage, IUP. This groundbreaking 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.

Wednesday, June 19

The Indiana County Farmers Market will be held from 3:30 to 5:30 p.m. 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.

Friday, June 21

• Students can learn about different types of bird beaks at “Outdoor Explorers” from 2 to 3 p.m. at Yellow Creek State Park’s Environmental Learning Center, 170 Route 259, Penn Run. They will learn how each beak is adapted to feed on different foods. Students will learn about hummingbird behaviors and feeding habits through observation from 3 to 4 p.m. Register by calling (724) 357-7913. For ages 6 to 8 only.

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.

Saturday, 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 22 and 23

“Strategic Air Command” will be shown at 1 p.m. at the Jimmy Stewart Museum, 835 Philadelphia St. The movie stars James Stewart, June Allyson and Frank Lovejoy. For more information, visit www.jimmy.org.

Sunday, June 23

Mark Garrick and Sean Moran will perform for the Concerts in the Park Series, 5:30 to 7 p.m. at Memorial Park. For more information, call (724) 840-7673.

Wednesday, June 26

• The Indiana County Farmers Market will be held from 3:30 to 5:30 p.m. 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 2013 PA Gas Expo will be held from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. at the Kovalchick Convention and Athletic Complex, 711 Pratt Drive. Visit the many different exhibits, see live demonstrations and sign up for seminars. For more information, email crayko@rendabroadcasting.com.

Friday, June 28

“Owl and Mouse Outdoor Explorers” will be held from 8 to 9 p.m. at Yellow Creek State Park’s Environmental Learning Center. Learn about the fascinating owls that reside in Pennsylvania. Following the Owl and Mouse presentation will be “Owl Prowl” — it’s no fun talking about all the owls and not getting a chance to see one. Hike in search of these flying night creatures from 9 to 10 p.m. Bring a flashlight and remember to dress for the weather. Register at (724) 357-7913.

Saturday, 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 further down the street, from the 900 block to 1100 blocks of Philadelphia Street. For more information, visit www.downtownindiana.org.

• Enjoy a Sunset Tea Cruise on Yellow Creek Lake from 7 to 9 p.m. at Yellow Creek State park. Registration costs $10 per person and is limited to the first 10 participants. Register by calling (724) 357-7913.

June 29 and 30

The Jimmy Stewart Museum presents “Airport 77” at 1 p.m. at the museum. This film stars Jimmy Stewart, Olivia de Havilland and George Kennedy. For more information, visit www.jimmy.org.

Sunday, June 30

• A tour of Stake Church and the herb garden will be held from 10 to 11:30 a.m. at Yellow Creek State Park’s North Shore Stake Church. Built in 1883, the church is more than 120 years old and is the oldest operating church on state park land. For more information, call (724) 357-7913.

• Luchenbach Penna Pinchers will perform for the Concerts in the Park Series from 5:30 to 7 p.m. at Memorial Park. For more information, call (724) 840-7673.


 

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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