IT'S HAPPENING HERE
January 12, 2014 1:54 AM

The events listed in “It’s Happening Here” are in Indiana unless otherwise noted.

TODAY

The Jimmy Stewart Museum, 835 Philadelphia St., will present “Rose Marie” at 1 p.m. This 1936 movie stars James Stewart, Jeanette MacDonald and Nelson Eddy. For more information, visit www.jimmy.org.

Jan. 17 to 19

The Indiana Mall, 2334 Oakland Ave., White Township, will host a Home Expo during regular mall hours. See the latest from home decor to health and beauty ideas. For more information, visit www.indianamallpa.com.

Jan. 18 and 19

The Jimmy Stewart Museum, 835 Philadelphia St., will present “Wife vs. Secretary” at 1 p.m. This 1936 movie stars Jimmy Stewart, Clark Gable and Myrna Loy. For more information, visit www.jimmy.org.

Jan. 19

The Fresh Beat Band will perform hits from the first three seasons of the Nickelodeon live-action music series that teaches preschoolers to appreciate music from 5 to 7:30 p.m. at the Kovalchick Complex, 711 Pratt Drive, White Township. For more information, call (724) 357-5205 or visit www.kovalchickcomplex.com.

Jan. 25

A Friends of the Parks Potluck Dinner will begin at 6 p.m. at the Indiana Fire Station on Indian Springs Road, White Township. Enjoy photos of autumn and an early snow in the Eastern Sierra and hear stories and view scenes of Mono Lake, Bodie State Historic Park. Registration is required; call (724) 463-8636.

Jan. 25 and 26

The Jimmy Stewart Museum will present “Small Town Girl” at 1 p.m. at the Jimmy Stewart Museum, 835 Philadelphia St. This film stars Jimmy Stewart, Janet Gaynor and Robert Taylor. For more information, visit www.jimmy.org.

Jan. 31

St. Andrew’s Village Groundhog Day Breakfast will be held from 7 to 11 a.m. at 1155 Indian Springs Road, White Township. The event will feature food, fun, a live polka band and fellowship. For more information, call (724) 464-1616.

Feb. 1

In honor of Boy Scout Day, Boy Scout troops and Cub Scout packs from Indiana County will set up displays and compete in a Pinewood Derby from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. at the Indiana Mall, 2334 Oakland Ave., White Township. For more information, visit www.indianamallpa.com.

Feb. 2

The Indiana Players will host a Renaissance Dinner from 6 to 10 p.m. at the Rustic Lodge, 2199 Oakland Ave., White Township. Join the Indiana Players for a Renaissance-themed dinner to support the youth Shakespearean team. Tickets ($30 for adults and $20 for students) are available online at indiana players.com or by calling (724) 464-0725.

Feb. 5

Corey Harris, guitarist, vocalist, songwriter and band leader, will perform Fulton blues at 8 p.m. in Gorell Recital Hall of the second floor of Sutton Hall, IUP. For more information, visit www.iup.edu/livelyarts.

Feb. 7

A program on Panama will be presented at 7 p.m. at Blue Spruce Park Lodge, 1128 Blue Spruce Road, near Ernest. During this Friends of the Parks program, participants we will visit all of the country’s environments through the lens of Larry Turton. For more information, visit www.indianacountyparks.org.

Feb. 7 to 9

The Indiana Players will present “You Can’t Take it With You” at 7:30 p.m. Friday and Saturday and 2:30 p.m. Sunday at the Philadelphia Street Playhouse, 725 Philadelphia St. The box office opens one hour before the show and concessions will be available. For more information, call (724) 464-0725 or visit www.indianaplayers.com.

Feb. 12

Justin Moore will perform at 7 p.m. at the Kovalchick Complex, 711 Pratt Drive, White Township. The Off The Beaten Path Tour will include Josh Thompson and Randy Houser. For more information, visit www.kovalchickcomplex.com.

Feb. 13

A Valentine Craft Show will be held at the Indiana Mall, 2334 Oakland Ave., White Township. For more information, visit www.indianamallpa.com.

Feb. 14

• Lovin’ Downtown Every Second will begin at 5 p.m. in downtown Indiana. Shopping and special events. For more information, call (724) 463-6110 or visit www.downtownindiana.org.

• Lively Arts will present “Pittsburgh Pops: A Broadway Valentine” at 8 p.m. in Fisher Auditorium, IUP Performing Arts Center. For more information, visit www.iup.edu/livelyarts.

Feb. 14 to 16

The Indiana Players will present “You Can’t Take it With You” at 7:30 p.m. Friday and Saturday and at 2:30 p.m. Sunday at the Philadelphia Street Playhouse, 725 Philadelphia St. The box office opens one hour before the show and concessions will be available. For more information, call (724) 464-0725 or visit www.indianaplayers.com.

Feb. 15

Learn about the pros and cons of Raised Bed Gardening with Master Gardener Larry DeChurch at 1 p.m. in the Courthouse Annex meeting room, 827 Water St. To register, call (724) 463-8636.

Feb. 21 to 23

The Indiana Players will present “A Woman Called Truth” at 7:30 p.m. Friday and Saturday and at 2:30 p.m. Sunday at the Philadelphia Street Playhouse, 725 Philadelphia St. This drama tells of the life of Sojourner Truth from the day she is sold away from her family as a young girl, through her struggle to free herself and her son, to her emergence as a popular and respected figure advocating abolition and women’s rights. For more information, call (724) 464-0725 or visit www.indianaplayers.com.

Feb. 22

• Indiana Regional Medical Center’s “Day of Dance” will be held from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. at the Indiana Mall, 2334 Oakland Ave., White Township.

Dance, walk and move — even the smallest steps count. For more information, visit www.indianamallpa.com.

• More Bees, If You Please will be presented at 10 a.m. in the Courthouse Annex meeting room, 827 Water St. Burl Knupp will show participants how a colony of bees functions as one super organism and demonstrate how bees sting. Register by calling (724) 463-8636.

• The Blairsville CDA will hold Comedy Night Live at 5:30 p.m. at the Chestnut Ridge Golf Resort and Conference Center, 132 Pine Ridge Road, Burrell Township. Mike Armstrong and Danny Browning will perform.

Tickets include a dinner buffet, comedians, cash bar and chances to with cash and prizes. Call (724) 459-8588 to make reservations.

Feb. 23

Cindy Rogers will take you on a Winter Weed Walk at 2 p.m. at Blue Spruce Park’s Lakeside Center, near Ernest. Join her to find native and alien wild weeds in Blue Spruce Park. Register by calling (724) 463-8636.

Feb. 27

The Lively Arts will present “Beauty and the Beast” at 7 p.m. in Fisher Auditorium.

This award-winning love story is filled with unforgettable characters, lavish sets and costumes and dazzling production numbers.

Feb. 28

A presentation on Bald Eagles by Pat Snickles will be held at 7 p.m. at Yellow Creek State Park’s environmental learning center, off Route 422 east of Penn Run. Learn about the life cycle and biology of the bald eagle as well as the history of the Pennsylvania Bald Eagle reintroduction program, which has been one of the Game Commission’s most successful programs. For more information, visit www.indianacounty parks.org.

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