Upcoming community events announced
MEETING: The annual spring meeting of the Ridge View Cemetery Association will be held at 7 p.m. April 27 in the Elders Ridge Church Building.
FUNDRAISER: The Chevy Chase Community Center Comcast Community Day fundraiser will be held from 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. April 26. Lunch will be served. Volunteers, organizations and families are needed to help clean the center, prepare the garden, set up for the children’s programs and prepare for many activities. For every volunteer, Comcast will donate a certain dollar amount to the center. The more volunteers, the more money will be given to the center to continue its programs. Call to register at (724) 463-0674 to lend a helping hand.
WORKSHOP: The Evergreen Conservancy will sponsor a free workshop on rain barrels at 6 p.m. Friday, April 25, at Blue Spruce Lodge, near Ernest.
Attendees will learn from conservation district manager Jim Resh about non-point pollution, how rain barrels are an inexpensive solution to this environmental problem and how to make a rain barrel. A few lucky attendees will walk away with a new barrel. The Evergreen Conservancy will also provide an update of their activities. Light refreshments will be served.
The mission of the Evergreen Conservancy is to advance the preservation, protection and stewardship of natural, cultural and historical resources in and around Indiana County.