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June 09, 2013 2:50 AM

Today, June 9

• Saltsburg Canal Days, noon to 6 p.m. in downtown Saltsburg. Includes a quilt show, duck race, flag retirement ceremony, parade, crafts, food vendors, live entertainment and fireworks. For more information, call (724) 639-9413.

• The Jimmy Stewart Museum shows “Fools Parade” at 1 p.m. at 835 Philadelphia St., Indiana. This movie stars Jimmy Stewart, Anne Baxter and George Kennedy. For more information, visit www.jimmy. org.

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

• Lunch on the Lake will be held from noon to 3 p.m. at Yellow Creek State Park. Come enjoy a relaxing cruise on the lake, and take in the sights and sounds that nature has to offer as we enjoy a scrumptious catered luncheon. Tickets are $18 per person, and seating is limited to the first 10 participants. Registration is required. For more information, call (724) 357-7913.

Wednesday, June 12

The Indiana County Farmers Market will be held from 3:30 to 5:30 p.m. on the corner of Church and Eighth streets, Indiana. There will be fresh local fruits and vegetables, baked goods, potted plants, live music, local chefs and community booths. For more information, call (724) 471-4751, ext. 5, or visit indianafarmmarket.blogspot.com.

Thursday, June 13

• A Grand Opening Reception for the Phoenix Spa and Salon will be held from 5 to 7 p.m. at 132 Pine Ridge Road, Blairsville. Cocktails and snacks will be provided along with door prizes. The spa and salon is currently open for business. For more information, call (724) 675-8268.

• Chamber Business After Hours will be held from 5 to 7 p.m. at the Pheonix Spa and Salon, 132 Pine Ridge Road, Suite 100, Blairsville. After Hours gives Chamber members a chance to network their businesses with other businesses in a relaxed, social atmosphere.

For more information, call (724) 465-2511 or visit www.indianacountychamber.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 stage, 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.

Friday, 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.

• Fun with Feathers will be held from 2 to 3 p.m. at Yellow Creek State Park’s Environmental Learning Center, 170 Route 259, Penn Run. What makes a bird? Feathers, of course! Register by calling (724) 357-7913.

• Bird Bingo will be held from 3 to 4 p.m. at Yellow Creek State Park’s Environmental Learning Center, 170 Route 259, Penn Run. Observing birds in the wild is fun and exciting — students will find out how bird behaviors help birds survive. Register at (724) 357-7913.

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.

Saturday, 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.

• A 20th Anniversary Celebration will be held from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. at Denise’s Antique Mall, 860 Route 110, Rayne Township. There will be light refreshments, a door prize and silent auction. For more information, call (724) 349-4001.

• Yellow Creek State Park will hold a Salamander Safari from 4 to 5:30 p.m. Join Mike Shaffer, the park naturalist, to explore Laurel Run for salamanders and other critters. Space is limited to the first 40 participants. Registration is required by calling (724) 357-7913.

• Bats: Up Close and Personal will be held from 8 to 9:30 p.m. at Yellow Creek State Park’s North Shore Ampitheater, 170 Route 259, Penn Run. Join the park naturalist to learn all about bats. Bring a blanket to sit on. (724) 357-7913.

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.

Sunday, June 16

• “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. The buffet is $8.95 per person — treat your dad to a wonderful buffet!

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.

Wednesday, 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.

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, Indiana. For more information, call (724) 840-7673.

Wednesday, 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.

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, Indiana. 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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