DINNER: The Ford City High School class of 1962 will hold their monthly dinner at 6 p.m. Aug. 27 at King’s Family Restaurant, Hilltop Plaza, Kittanning. Any class member who has not been contacted and wishes to attend can call Judy at (724) 763-2398 or Betty at (724) 763-8996 for a reservation or for additional information. The dinner is open to all graduates, classmates, spouses and former members and friends of the class of 1962.
REUNION: The annual Hills Department Store reunion and picnic will be held from 1 to 5 p.m. Sept. 8 at Getty Heights Park Pavilion, next to Rustic Lodge, Indiana. Guests are reminded to bring a covered dish, a wrapped gift for the auction, one item from the Dollar Store for the giveaway and memories.
There will be a 50/50 raffle, money tree giveaway and door prize giveaways. For more information, contact Rhetta Wilson at (724) 479-9934.
TURKEY DINNER: The Indiana Lions Club will hold a benefit turkey dinner from 4 to 7 p.m. Saturday at the Indiana Lions Health Camp, Lions Health Camp Road. Tickets will be available at the door.
The cost is $10 for adults and $4 for children under the age of 12. Takeouts will be available.
BENEFIT: A chicken barbecue and trap shoot benefit for Tom Hampton and Vicki Radebach will be held at 1 p.m. Aug. 24 at the Colver Sportsmen’s Club. The chicken barbecue and trap shoot are $10 each. If you’re not up to shooting just join us for dinner. Due to complications from diabetes, Hampton is in need of a kidney transplant. Radebach is finalizing the testing to be his donor. Both will be off work while they heal.
Donations can also be made payable to: Vicki Radebach, 71 Oneida Mine Road, Homer City, PA 15748. Any and all participation is greatly appreciated. For more information, call (724) 479-9625.
FAMILY DAY: The Shannock Valley Memorial VFW Post 6555 annual Family Day will be held at 2 p.m. Aug. 24. The event is open to members, their children, grandchildren and a guest. Entertainment will be provided by DJ SK Sounds. There will be a photo booth, lunch, games and prizes. Please bring a covered dish.
CORN ROAST: The Shannock Valley Memorial VFW Post 6555 annual corn roast will be held at 3 p.m. Sept. 7. The roast is open to members and a guest. Please bring a covered dish.
PICNIC: The Indiana Garden Club will hold its annual picnic and Julia Pound Scholarship Award ceremony at 6 p.m. Monday at the Eagles Nest pavilion behind S&T Bank Arena, White Township.
Bring a covered dish. The club will provide the main entr?e. Bring a perennial or two for the perennial exchange and a friend.
MEETING: The Indiana County Fox and Coon Hunters Association will hold its monthly meeting at 6:30 p.m. Tuesday at the clubhouse located on Ramsey Run Road, White Township.
PEACH FESTIVAL: Purchase Line United Methodist Church will hold a peach festival from 5 to 8 p.m. Aug. 23 at the church, 17107 Route 286 East, Commodore. There will be a variety of peach desserts and drinks. Donations will be accepted.
All proceeds benefit the church’s fuel fund. For more information, call (724) 254-1350.
REUNION: The 35th reunion of the Penns Manor Area High School Class of 1978 will be held at 5 p.m. Aug. 31 at the Indiana VFW, White Township. The reunion begins with a social hour with a buffet-style dinner to follow. Dancing will be held after dinner. The cost is $25 per person. The reunion committee is still seeking contact information for the following classmates: Cindy Hinton, Julie Kammerdiener, Jeffrey Myers, Allen Rodgers, Fredrick Shultz, Cindy Twigg, John Wyne or any other classmates who didn’t receive invitations by mail. For more information, contact Cindy Misko at (724) 840-8372 or firstname.lastname@example.org.
LUNCHEON: The Marion Center High School Class of 1954 luncheon will be held from 11:30 a.m. to 3 p.m. Saturday at Hoss’s Steak and Sea House, White Township.
REUNION: The Ambrose School reunion will be held from noon to 3:30 p.m. Sept. 14 at Hoss’s Steak and Sea House, White Township.
FESTIVAL: The annual Blacklick Community United Methodist Church festival will be held at 5 p.m. Aug. 24 in the pavilion at the church, 1453 Bracken Road, Vintondale. There will be chicken, hot sausage, hamburgers, hot dogs, potato/macaroni salad, baked beans, side dishes, desserts and beverages. A choice of one meat, sides, dessert and beverage is $5 for adults and $2.50 for those 12 and younger. There will be games and the gospel music group Chalice will perform at 6 p.m. For more information, call (814) 446-5456.
REUNION: A reunion of the William and Annie Peddicord Campbell family will be held Saturday at the Pine Ridge Park Pavilion 2, near Blairsville. A covered-dish dinner will begin at noon. There will be access to a playground and games for the children, an adult-only auction, and prizes for those traveling the farthest and the youngest male and female babies. Bring a lawn chair and instruments. The park is off Route 22 at the bottom of Penn View on Old Farm Road.
For directions, contact Kathryn Campbell at (724) 459-8617.