The Artists Hand Gallery, 732 Philadelphia St., Indiana, presents:
• Artist Open Studio Tour Group Show, through Sept. 28.
For more information, go to www.theartistshandgallery.com. Gallery hours are 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Tuesday through Thursday; 10 a.m. to 7 p.m. Friday; and 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. Saturday.
Open Studio Tour, 11 a.m. to 5 p.m. Sept. 28 and 29, at various art studios throughout Indiana County. This self-guided tour is free and open to the public. For more information, visit IndianaArtsCouncil.org.
The Historical Society of the Blairsville Area, 116 E. Campbell St., presents a display of Victorian trading cards on exhibit through Nov. 26. This hand-delivered form of advertising was used during the late 1800s and early 1900s.
Museum hours are 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. Tuesday through Saturday. For more information, call (724) 459-0580 or go to www.blairsvillehistoric.com.
The Indiana Art Association presents:
• Mosaics of international artist Jerry McClure on exhibit through August in the Urgi Care facility at Indiana Regional Medical Center
For more information, call (724) 910-1871 or go to www.indianapaartassociation.org.
The Indiana County Historical Museum, 621 Wayne Ave., Indiana, presents the following programs:
• Early cleaning methods, an exhibit focused on antique sweepers, vacuum cleaners and their predecessor, the rug beater
• “Celebrating 100 years of Girl Scouting,” an exhibit of uniforms, badges and other Girl Scout memorabilia
• 150th anniversary of the Civil War display, a look at the soldiers and civilians affected by the War Between the States
• “The One Room School House in Indiana County,” photographs and artifacts documenting the county’s early schools
• Continuous exhibits detailing the history of Indiana County, including the history of coal mining, Native Americans and military personnel
Museum hours are 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. Tuesday through Friday and 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. Saturday. Closed Sunday and Monday.
For information, call (724) 463-9600.
The University Museum in Sutton Hall at IUP presents “Layers: Places in Peril,” through Nov. 9.
Museum hours are 2 to 6:30 p.m. Tuesdays, Wednesdays and Fridays; noon to 7:30 p.m. Thursdays; and noon to 4 p.m. Saturday. For more information, call (724) 357-2787 or go to www.iup.edu/livelyarts.
Mountainview Square Dance Club hosts round and square dancing at 7:30 p.m. Fridays in the Blairsville High School cafeteria. Couples and singles who do modern western square dancing are welcome. For more information, call (724) 388-1909 or go to www.mountainviewsquares.com.
Thunderbolts Square Dance Club sponsors A-1 and A-2 dancing at 7 p.m. Tuesdays in the Blairsville High School cafeteria. Couples and singles who do advanced dancing are welcome. For more information, call (724) 388-1909.
Kovalchick Convention and Athletic Complex, Wayne Avenue, White Township, presents:
• Cirque Musica, 8 p.m. Tuesday.
• Dueling Pianos International, 7:30 p.m. Oct. 12.
• Michael W. Smith, 7:30 p.m. Nov. 3.
• Disney Live!, 1 and 4 p.m. Dec. 8.
• B.E. Taylor Christmas Concert, 7:30 p.m. Dec. 20.
For more information, go to www.kovalchickcomplex.com or call (800) 298-4200.
Marion Center Car Show, 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. Sunday, Marion Center Community Park. The show is presented by the Punxsutawney Region AACA. Registration is from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m., with trophies awarded for various categories of judging. DJ Jerry B will be playing and there will be a car corral, flea market, antique tractors, food, door prizes and more.
For more information on the car show, call Mac Blair at (724) 463-3372 and for information on the car corral or flea market, call Mitch Leasure at (724) 397-9595.
The 55th annual Fall Coin Show, sponsored by the Indiana Coin Club Inc., has been scheduled for Saturday at the S&T Bank Arena, 497 East Pike, White Township.
The show opens at 10 a.m. and closes at 5 p.m. At least 36 tables will be manned by coin dealers from Pennsylvania, New York, Ohio, Virginia and West Virginia. These dealers will have coins, currency, tokens, bullion and other numismatic items for sale. Special security will be provided throughout the event.
The Indiana Coin Club makes a special effort to maintain the high quality coin show the coin collectors of the Indiana area have learned to expect. Collectors will have an opportunity to buy, sell, trade or chat with knowledgeable coin dealers.
There is no admission fee to enter the show.
The Pennsylvania Association of Numismatists along with the Indiana Coin Club is sponsoring a “Coins 4 Kids” program at 1 p.m. Each child must be accompanied by a parent or guardian.
Children will be offered free coins, albums and books along with information on coins, currency and tokens.
For more information, contact John Busovicki at (724) 254-2471.
Band Fest 2013, featuring area bands, will be held Saturday beginning at 6 p.m. at Indiana Area Senior High School’s Andy Kuzneski Field.
The concession stand will open at 5 p.m. Participating will be high school bands from Burrell, DuBois, Freeport, Indiana Area, Marion Center, Northern Cambria, Penns Manor, Punxsutawney, Purchase Line, Saltsburg and United. The show will conclude with a performance by the Indiana University of Pennsylvania marching band.
The Jimmy Stewart Museum, 835 Philadelphia St., Indiana, will present the following matinees at 1 p.m. Saturdays and Sundays in the third-floor theater:
• Saturday and Sunday, “The Stratton Story,” a 1949 production starring Stewart, June Allyson and Frank Morgan. Stewart stars as Monty Stratton, the baseball player whose loss of one leg did not halt his career.
• Sept. 28-29, “Navy Blue and Gold,” a 1937 production starring Stewart, Florence Rice and Robert Young.
A hackneyed but entertaining saga of three pals (one rich and innocent, one a cynic and one mysterious “with a past”) going to Annapolis.
Museum admission: members, free; adults, $7; seniors, military, students with ID, $6; children 7 to 17, $5; children under 7, free. Prices are subject to change without notice.
Movies are included with admission to the museum, which is currently hosting the special exhibit “Selections from our Collections.”
For more information, call (724) 349-6112 or go to www.jimmy.org.