IT'S HAPPENING HERE
June 22, 2014 1:55 AM

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

TODAY

• The 17th annual Cookport Antique Machinery Show will be held at the Cookport fairgrounds on Route 240. Local farmers and tractor enthusiasts will show off their tractors and put them to the test. For more information, visit www.cook portantiquemachineryshow.org.

• The Jimmy Stewart Museum will show “Pot O’ Gold” at 1 p.m. at the museum. The film stars Jimmy Stewart, Paulette Goddard and Horace Heidt. For more information, visit www.jimmy.org.

• The Summer Concerts in the Park Series will feature the Northern Cambria Community Band from 5:30 to 7 p.m. at Memorial Park. For more information, call (724) 840-7673.

June 25

The Indiana County Farmers’ Market will be held from 3:30 to 5:30 p.m. at the former BiLo parking lot along Wayne Avenue in White Township, across from the Kovalchick Complex. Fresh local fruits and vegetables, baked goods, potted plants, live music and local chefs as well as community booths will be featured. For more information, visit www.indianafarmersmarket.blogspot. com.

June 26

The Strongstown Community Market will be held from 3:30 to 6:30 p.m. at the Old Schoolhouse on Route 422 in Strongstown. All local, fresh produce and baked goods. For more information, call (814) 243-0289.

June 28

• A presentation on Growing and Using Culinary Herbs by Sue Weiland will begin at 10 a.m. at the Yellow Creek State Park Environmental Learning Center, Penn Run.

• The Indiana County Farmers’ Market will be held from 9 a.m. to noon at Church and Eighth streets. Fresh local fruits and vegetables, baked goods, potted plants, live music and local chefs as well as community booths will be at the market.

• Keith Davis, Karaoke DJ, will perform from 5 to 9 p.m. at Walnut Hill Winery, 638 Turner Drive, Burrell Township. No off-site alcohol is permitted, only Walnut Hill Winery products.

For more information, call (724) 459-0132 or visit www.walnuthillwinery.com.

• A presentation on Fireflies: Lighting in A Bottle, by Mike Shaffer, will be held from 8 to 9:30 p.m. at Yellow Creek State Park’s Environmental Learning Center, 170 Route 259, Penn Run. Learn about fireflies through storytelling, catching fireflies and making your own firefly to take home.

This is a children’s program that is fun for the whole family. Bring a flashlight. Registration is required by calling (724) 357-7913.

June 28 and 29

The Jimmy Stewart Museum will show “The Ziegfeld Girl” at 1 p.m. at the museum, 835 Philadelphia Street. The film starts Jimmy Stewart, Lana Turner and Judy Garland. For more information, visit www.jimmy.org.

June 29

• The Summer Concerts in the Park Series will featuring a string band with Aaron and Eli performing from 5:30 to 7 p.m. at Memorial Park. For more information, call (724) 840-7673.

• A Lunch on the Lake will be held from noon to 3 p.m. at Yellow Creek State Park, 170 Route 259, Penn Run. Come enjoy a relaxing cruise on Yellow Creek Lake as we enjoy a scrumptious catered luncheon. The lunch is $18 per person and seating is limited to the first 10 participants. Registration is required by calling (724) 357-7913.

July 2

The Indiana County Farmers’ Market will be held from 3:30 to 5:30 p.m. at the former BiLo parking lot along Wayne Avenue in White Township, across from the Kovalchick Complex. Fresh local fruits and vegetables, baked goods, potted plants, live music and local chefs as well as community booths will be featured. For more information, visit www. indianafarmersmarket.blogspot. com.

July 3

The Strongstown Community Market will be held from 3:30 to 6:30 p.m. at the Old Schoolhouse on Route 422 in Strongstown. All local, fresh produce and baked goods. For more information, call (814) 243-0289.

July 4

• The Indiana Lions’ Club Fourth of July Celebration will be held beginning at 9 a.m. at the Indiana County Fairgrounds, 700 Carter Avenue. A pet parade begins at 10 a.m. The day also features a Demolition Derby, Car Cruise, entertainment, food vendors and fireworks. For more information, call (724) 465-7732.

• Old Fashioned Penny Candy Day will be held from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. in Smicksburg. Selected stores and restaurants will have complimentary old time summer treats. For more information, visit www.smicksburg.net.

• The Blairsville Farmers Market will be held from 4 to 6 p.m. at the Tractor Supply parking lot in Blairsville. Stop by the market to get farm-fresh food, handmade crafts and more. For more information, visit www.blairsville-pa.net.

July 5

• Paddling the Lakes will be held from 10 a.m. to noon and again from 1 to 3 p.m. at Yellow Creek State Park’s boat rental area, 170 Route 259, Penn Run. Join naturalist Mike Shaffer and recreation coordinator Emily Borcz for kayak instruction and a 2-hour paddle on Yellow Creek Lake. The program is for those ages 12 and up. Those under the age of 17 must be accompanied by an adult or guardian. Registration is required by calling (724) 357-7913.

• The Indiana County Farmers’ Market will be held from 9 a.m. to noon at Church and Eighth streets. Fresh local fruits and vegetables, baked goods, potted plants, live music and local chefs as well as community booths will be at the market.

• Hamilton Avenue will perform from 5 to 9 p.m. at Walnut Hill Winery, 638 Turner Drive, Blairsville. No off-site alcohol is permitted. For more information, call (724) 459-0132 or visit www.walnuthillwinery.com.

• Whitey’s Peetza and Eatery will hold live entertainment on their patio from 6 to 9 p.m. at the restaurant, 368 First St., Coral. Tom Angelo will perform. Reservations are recommended. For more information, visit www.whiteyspeetza.com.

July 6

Grist for the Mill will perform for the Summer Concerts in the Park series from 5:30 to 7 p.m. Bring a chair or blanket. For more information, call (724) 840-7673.

July 8

The Spinney Brothers will perform at Yarnick’s Farm Market from 6 to 8:30 p.m. at the farm, 155 Thomas Covered Bridge Road. Dinner will include steak or half chicken dinners with potatoes, salad and their famous sweet corn and dessert. Tickers are $25 in advance or $30 at the door. To watch the music only, the cost is $10 per person. For more information, call (724) 349-3904 or visit www.yarnicksfarm.com.

July 9

A Picnic in the Oak Grove will begin at 11:30 a.m. and continue until 1 p.m. with food sold by ARAMARK. There will be no rain date.

• The IUP Upward Bound Math and Science Blood Drive will be held from noon to 6 p.m. in the HUB Ohio Room, 319 Pratt Drive. The blood drive benefits the American Red Cross. Schedule an appointment y emailing a.l.free@outlook.com or by calling (724) 549-4150.

• The Indiana County Farmers’ Market will be held from 3:30 to 5:30 p.m. at the former BiLo parking lot along Wayne Avenue in White Township, across from the Kovalchick Complex. Fresh local fruits and vegetables, baked goods, potted plants, live music and local chefs as well as community booths will be featured. For more information, visit www. indianafarmersmarket.blogspot. com.

July 10

• The Strongstown Community Market will be held from 3:30 to 6:30 p.m. at the Old Schoolhouse on Route 422 in Strongstown. All local, fresh produce and baked goods. For more information, call (814) 243-0289.

July 11

• The Blairsville Farmers Market will be held from 4 to 6 p.m. at the Tractor Supply parking lot in Blairsville. Stop by the market to get farm-fresh food, handmade crafts and more. For more information, visit www.blairsville-pa.net.

July 11 to 12

Lively Arts presents Alice in Wonderland at 7 p.m. Friday and 1 p.m. at Waller Hall Mainstage, IUP. A young girl with an incredible imagination journeys to an off-kilter world where fantasy and wordplay are order of the day. Fore more information, visit www.iup.edu/livelyarts.

July 12

• The Indiana County Farmers’ Market will be held from 9 a.m. to noon at Church and Eighth streets. Fresh local fruits and vegetables, baked goods, potted plants, live music and local chefs as well as community booths will be at the market.

• Hamilton Avenue will perform from 5 to 9 p.m. at Walnut Hill Winery, 638 Turner Drive, Blairsville. No off-site alcohol is permitted. For more information, call (724) 459-0132 or visit www.walnuthillwinery.com.

• Whitey’s Peetza and Eatery will hold live entertainment on their patio from 6 to 9 p.m. at the restaurant, 368 First St., Coral. Tom Angelo will perform. Reservations are recommended. For more information, visit www.whiteyspeetza.com.

WyoTech will hold a Summer Car Cruise, “Cruisin’ for a Cause” from 4 to 7:30 p.m. on the campus at 500 Innovation Drive, administration parking lot, Blairsville. The event will have music, food, prizes, raffles and giveaways. For more information, call (724) 459-4324.

June 12 and 13

AHR-SCCA Auto-X events 7 and 8 will begin at 9 a.m. This is a timed automobile competition. Any car or two-wheel-drive truck is eligible to participated Four-wheel-drive trucks, SUVs or vans of any sort are prohibited. The event costs $25 for SCCA members and $35 for non-SCCA members. For more information, call (724)549-7018.

July 13 through 17

The annual Hoodlebug Summerfest will be held from noon to 8 p.m. in downtown Homer City. The event features live entertainment, parade, crafts, a bicycle poker run, kids zone, ethnic foods, come out and enjoy. For more information, call (724) 479-2184.

July 13

• A Summer Weed Walk will be held at 2 p.m. at Blue Spruce Park Pavilion No. 4 at 1128 Blue Spruce Road. Join Cindy Rogers to find native and alien wild weeks in the park at different times of the year. Register by calling (724) 463-8636.

• The Hoodlebug 5K Run and Fun Walk will be held at 6 p.m. at Floodway Park in Homer City. The race is a fast and flat 5K on the streets of Homer City with part of the last mile on the Hooldebug Trail. The cost is $15 until June 28, and $17 after. For more information call Cory Fulmer of the Indiana Road Runners Club at (724) 541-0013 or visit www.indianaroadrunners.co.

• Frankie and Dave will be performing from5:30 to 7 p.m. at the Summer Concerts in the Park series at Memorial park. Bring a chair or blanket. For more information call (724) 840-7673.

July 16

• The Indiana County Farmers’ Market will be held from 3:30 to 5:30 p.m. at the former BiLo parking lot along Wayne Avenue in White Township, across from the Kovalchick Complex. Fresh local fruits and vegetables, baked goods, potted plants, live music and local chefs as well as community booths will be featured. For more information, visit www. indianafarmersmarket.blogspot. com.

• The Chestnut Hills Social Center will hold an Italiana Dinner Fundraiser from 4 to 6:30 p.m. at the center, 26 Heybert Drive, Blairsville. There will be a wine and cheese hour with Raspberry Acres Winery providing samples of wine, answering questions and sharing their knowledge about fine wines. Dinner will be served at 5 p.m. and includes pasta fagioli, salad, spaghetti and homemade meatballs with Italian bread, a beverage and spumoni or vanilla ice cream for dessert. Tickets are $6 and must be purchased by July 9. For more information, call (724) 459-5251.

July 17

The Strongstown Community Market will be held from 3:30 to 6:30 p.m. at the Old Schoolhouse on Route 422 in Strongstown. All local, fresh produce and baked goods. For more information, call (814) 243-0289.

July 17 and 18

A Christmas in July Yard Sale will be held from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. at the Indiana Social Center, 1001 Oak Street. Stop by and jump on your Christmas shopping. For more information, call (724) 465-2697.

July 18

The Blairsville Farmers Market will be held from 4 to 6 p.m. at the Tractor Supply parking lot in Blairsville. Stop by the market to get farm-fresh food, handmade crafts and more. For more information, visit www.blairsville-pa.net.

July 19

The Indiana County Farmers’ Market will be held from 9 a.m. to noon at Church and Eighth streets. Fresh local fruits and vegetables, baked goods, potted plants, live music and local chefs as well as community booths will be at the market.

Taste and Tour the Indiana Community Garden at 10 a.m. at Mack Park Community Garden with Kay Snyder. See what’s growing at the garden and sample fresh food. Learn about plants, bugs, worms, composting, eating garden goodies, creating various types of gardens and using rain barrels to collect water. Hands-on children’s activities are included. Register by calling (724) 463-8636.

St. Andrew’s Village Summer Fest Celebration will be held from 11 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. at the village at 1155 Indian Springs Road. The annual car show, musical entertainment, picnic food and refreshments will be at the event. Activities for games and children of all ages. Bring your blanket and lawn chair. No pets or alcoholic beverages are permitted. For more information, call (724) 464-1600.

This information is provided by the Indiana County Tourist Bureau. Event times and places are subject to change.

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