IT'S HAPPENING HERE
April 06, 2014 1:45 AM

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

TODAY

• The Lively Arts will present “The Girl in White” at 2 p.m. in Zink Hall Dance Theater, IUP. The dance production, loosely based on Mexican folklore, will be co-directed by Holly Boda-Sutton and Kevin Eisensmith in collaboration with composer Robert J. Bradshaw. For more information, visit www.iup.edu/livelyarts.

• “Glengarry Glen Ross” will be performed at 2:30 p.m. at the Philadelphia Street Playhouse, 725 Philadelphia St. The play shows parts of two days in the lives of four desperate Chicago real estate agents who are prepared to engage in any number of unethical and illegal acts to sell property. For more information, call (724) 464-0725 or visit www.indianaplayers.com.

• The Indiana Free Library’s Spring Used Book Sale will continue from noon to 4 p.m. at the library, 845 Philadelphia St. Thousands of books, films, music CDs and audiobooks suitable for all interests and ages will be available. For more information, visit www.indianafreelibrary.org.

April 8

• The Todd Bird Club will meet at 8 a.m. for a Yellow Creek State Park Outing, at 170 Route 259, Penn Run. Everyone, from beginner to expert birder, is welcome. For more information, contact Lee Carnahan at (724) 388-4667 or Roger or Margaret Higbee at (724) 354-3493.

• An IUP Faculty Recital, featuring Susan Wheatley and Daniel Perlongo, will be held at 8 p.m. in Gorell Recital Hall, second floor, Sutton Hall, IUP. They’ll perform “Musical Postcards,” two piano works by Perlongo. For more information, visit www.iup.edu/livelyarts.

April 10 to 13

The Lively Arts will present “The Pajama Game” at 8 p.m. Thursday through Saturday and at 2 p.m. Sunday in Fisher Auditorium, IUP. A true song and dance musical, “The Pajama Game” won three Tony awards in 1955 for best musical, best featured actress and best choreography. For more information, visit www.iup. edu/livelyarts.

April 11

• Lovin’ Downtown Every Second will begin at 5 p.m. This free event, sponsored by Downtown Indiana, invites families, friends and neighbors to stroll downtown for artist displays, musical performances and once-a-month sales. For more information, call (724) 463-6110 or visit www.downtownindiana.org.

• An “Eco-Lodge in Belize,” a presentation by Bob and Lori Rittle, will begin at 7 p.m. at Blue Spruce Park’s Lakeside Lodge, 1128 Blue Spruce Road, near Ernest. For more information, visit www.indianacountyparks.org.

April 12

• Lee Carnahan and Tom Glover will lead a Todd Bird Club outing beginning at 8 a.m. at Saylor Park, near Route 119 in Black Lick, and on the Ghost Town Trail. For more information, call (724) 354-3493.

• WyoTech will hold its Spring Open House at 10 a.m. at the WyoTech administration building, 500 Innovation Drive, Burrell Township. Tour the campus and learn about the programs. For more information, call (724) 459-4339.

• A Spring Fashion Show will be held at 1 p.m. at the Indiana Mall, 2334 Oakland Ave., White Township. To be a model for the show, call the mall office at (724) 349-6110. For more information, visit www.indianamallpa.com.

April 13

A Freedom Colors Run/Walk will be held from 1 to 5 p.m. on the Hoodlebug Trail. The 5K family fun event will start at IUP’s Dougherty Field in White Township. Proceeds will benefit the Indiana County Veterans’ Affairs Office for its purchase a new vehicle to transport veterans to and from appointments. For more information, email krkn@iup.edu or call (724) 954-6104.

April 15

• The Todd Bird Club will hold a Yellow Creek State Park Outing at 8 a.m. at 170 Route 259, Penn Run. Everyone, from beginner to expert birder is welcome. If you have questions, contact Lee Carnahan at (724) 388-4667 or Roger or Margaret Higbee at (724) 354-3493.

• IUP music faculty member Linda Jennings, cellist, will perform at 8 p.m. in Gorell Recital Hall, second floor, Sutton Hall, IUP. For more information, visit www.iup.edu/livelyarts.

April 16

An Easter Egg Hunt for Pets will be held from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. at Connie Winters’ Pet Resort, 335 Winterfield Road, White Township. Dogs will love to hunt for Easter eggs filled with delicious doggie treats. The event cost is $20 per pet. For more information, call (724) 465-6120 or visit www.conniewinterspetresort.com.

April 17 to 19

An Easter Craft Show will be held at the Indiana Mall, 2334 Oakland Ave., White Township, during regular mall hours.

April 17

An IUP Trombone Choir recital, directed by Christian Dickinson, will begin at 7:30 p.m. in Room 121, Cogswell Hall, IUP. For more information, visit www.iup.edu/livelyarts.

April 21

The Pennsylvania Department of Health Immunization Clinic will be held from 9 a.m. to 2:15 p.m. at the Indiana County State Health Center, 75 N. Second St. Children are eligible for vaccines at low or no cost if they are underinsured, their insurance does not cover the vaccine, or if they are uninsured. The maximum cost for a vaccine is $5, payable by check or money order only. For more information, call (724) 357-2995.

April 22

• The IUP Percussion Ensemble, featuring percussion studio students, will perform at 8 p.m. in Fisher Auditorium, IUP Performing Arts Center. For more information, visit www.iup.edu/livelyarts.

• IUP Faculty in Recital will perform at 8 p.m. in Gorell Recital Hall, second floor, Sutton Hall, IUP. Ed Fry on piano and Carl Rahkonen on violin will present a concert of Baroque music featuring the works of Marin Marais, Henry Eccles, Georg Philipp Telemann and J.S. Bach. For more information, visit www.iup.edu/livelyarts.

April 24

Tubaphonium, an ensemble concert led by Zach Collins, will begin at 7 p.m. in Room 121, Cogswell Hall, IUP. For more information, visit www.iup.edu/livelyarts.

April 25

A presentation on Rain Barrels will be held from 6 to 9 p.m. at the Blue Spruce Park Lodge, near Ernest. Jim Resh of the Conservation District will talk about the importance of rain barrels and show how to build one. For more information, call (724) 463-5138 or visit www.evergreenconservancy.org.

April 26

• The eighth annual Carol Teti Memorial Organ Competition will be held at 1 p.m. at Zion Lutheran Church, corner of South Sixth and Church streets. The competition will feature performances by college-age students with a guest adjudicator. A reception will follow. For more information, call (724) 357-2391

• A presentation on Electro-Fishing will be held at 2 p.m. at Yellow Creek State Park’s Environmental Learning Center, 170 Route 259, Penn Run. Join Eric Chapman, director of aquatic science for the Western Pennsylvania Conservancy, for a shocking look into the life of trout populations. For more information, call (724) 357-7913.

• IUP voice studio students will perform works by Pagliacci during a recital at 4 p.m. in Gorell Recital Hall, second floor, Sutton Hall. For more information, visit www.iup.edu/livelyarts.

• IUP Bands in Concert will be held at 8 p.m. in Fisher Auditorium, IUP Performing Arts Center. Jason Worzbyt and Jack Stamp will direct a rousing performance by the IUP Symphony Band and Wind Ensemble. For more information, visit www.iup.edu/livelyarts.

April 27

• IUP Bands in Concert, featuring the concert band and brass ensemble, will be held at 2 p.m. in Fisher Auditorium, IUP Performing Arts Center. They’ll present a musical afternoon led by Stephanie Caulder, Jason Worzbyt and Christian Dickinson. For more information, visit www.iup.edu/livelyarts.

• The Indiana Symphonic Winds in Concert will perform at 7 p.m. in Fisher Auditorium, IUP Performing Arts Center. The ensemble is affiliated with the newly created Community Music School. For more information, call (724) 357-2391.

April 29

• The Todd Bird Club will meet for a Yellow Creek State Park Outing at 8 a.m. at the park office, 170 Route 259, Penn Run. Everyone, from beginner to expert birder, is welcome. If you have questions, contact Lee Carnahan at (724) 388-4667 or Roger or Margaret Higbee at (724) 354-3493.

• The HoodleBug Brass, IUP’s brass quintet in residence, will perform at 7 p.m. in Room 121, Cogswell Hall, IUP. Student quintets will perform at 6 p.m. For more information, visit www.iup.edu/livelyarts.

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