Concert Choir To Present
The Elk County Concert
Choir will present "Sing Joy", a concert of your favorite Christmas
Carols on Saturday, December 7th at the Sacred Heart Church in St.
Marys sand again on Tuesday, December 10th at St. Leo's Church in
Ridgway. Both Performances will begin at 7:30 pm. and a social will
There will be
free haircuts at the Driftwood Senior Center on Wednesday, December
11th from 10 a.m. to 1 p.m.
Fiesta Mexicana December
Fiesta Mexicana will be held on
Friday, December 13th at the Cameron
County High School Cafeteria from 5
p.m. to 7 p.m.. All you can eat
Tacos, Pico De Gallo, Frijoles,
Sincronizadas, Desserts and punch.
Price is $6 single, $20 family.
Lions Club "Breakfast With
The annual "Breakfast With Santa"
event, sponsored by the St. Marys
Lions Club, will be held on Sunday,
December 15th at Gunners Restaurant.
There will be two seating's, at 9:30
and 11 a.m. Cost is $3.00, children
4 and under are free. There will be
breakfast, treat bags and a photo
with Santa. Tickets available at St
Marys Area Chamber of Commerce,
Northwest Savings Bank and from a
Lions Club member.
The annual "Bah-Humbug" festival at
Sacred Heart Parish will be held on
Saturday, December 14th from 9 a.m.
to 3 p.m. There will be crafts, food
and baked goods.
Historic Church Tour
Ray Beimel will lead a "Historic
Church Tour in the Historic District
of St. Marys on Sunday, December
29th. A bus will pick up
participants at the ST Marys Church
parking lot on Church Street.
Proceeds from the event will benefit
the downtown Flower Fund.
Spaghetti Dinner To Benefit
Elementary School Playground
A spaghetti dinner to benefit the
South St. Marys Street Elementary
School Playground will be held on
Friday, December 13th from 4 p.m. to
7 p.m. at the St. Marys Area High
School Cafeteria. Dine in or take
out. Advanced tickets are $8 for
adults and $6 for students. Tickets
at the door are $10 for adults and
$8 for students. to order tickets,
call 834-3021 or fax at 834-7814.
Driftwood Senior Center Christmas Dinner
The annual Christmas
dinner will be served at the Driftwood Senior Center on Route 555,
on Tuesday, December 17th from 10 a.m. to 1 p.m.
Project Gifts For Elk County
Distribution Dates Set
Project Gifts For Elk
County will hold their annual toy distribution on Saturday, December
14th. In Johnsonburg, the times will be 9 a.m. - 10 a.m., in
Ridgway, 11 a.m. to 12 p.m. and in St. Marys from 1 p.m. to 2 p.m.
For more information on Project Gifts For Elk County,
Win A Santa Or A Tree Full
in the Cameron County Chamber and
take a chance to win the Santa or a
tree full of hand painted ornaments!
All proceeds will help bring the
reindeer to this year's Christmas in
the Wilds! Chances are $1.00 each OR
12 chances for $10.00!
Benefit Dance At Cameron County Vets
The annual Benefit Dance at the
Cameron County Vets Club will be
held on December 14th. The annual
Christmas benefit Dance will be held
to help out two local families
battling cancer. There will be food,
refreshments, auction and a dance.
Price is $20.00 per person, $25.00
per couple. Admission includes food
Live Nativity Scene At
Methodist Church Pavilion
Live Nativity Scene will be held at
the First united Methodist Church
Pavilion on South Michael Road in
St. Marys on December 13th, 14th and
15th from 5 p.m. to 7 p.m.
Experience the birth of Jesus with
live actors, live animals and a
custom designed set underneath a
sheltered pavilion. Hot chocolate,
coffee, apple cider and cookies will
be served. There is no charge for
the event. Please bring a donated
item for the local Christian Food
bank. For more information cal
Reservations Being Accepted For
Christmas In The Wilds
Cameron County Chamber of Commerce &
Artisan Center gearing up for
Christmas in the Wilds Friday and
Saturday December 13 & 14. The
weekend begins with the Holiday
House Tour benefitting the Cameron
County Fireworks. The chamber
office is now taking suggestions for
homes to tour. Contact the chamber
office at 814-486-4314.
Saturday the day dawns with
breakfast with Santa at the Emporium
Volunteer Fire Department
benefitting the Auxiliary. Vendors
will be set up along the streets
selling ready to give gifts and warm
items to eat! Vendors are reminded
that they must register with the
chamber office to prevent
duplication of items and can call
anytime to reserve a spot. “Several
organizations have already selected
food items and are assigned
locations,” according to the Tina
Johns Solak, executive director of
the chamber. The fee is $10.00 per
Any organization wishing to host an
event in conjunction with Christmas
with the Wilds is asked to contact
the chamber, so both events can be
BAGUBA Club Meeting
the Cameron County BAGUBA Wrestling
Club will hold it's next meeting on
Sunday, December 15th from 6:30 p.m.
to 8:00 pm. at the VFW. The meeting
is mandatory for all board members
and coaches. Parents of wrestlers
and anyone from the community
interested in attending are welcome.
New Website For Elk County Humane
the Elk County Humane Society has
launched a new website. You'll find
pictures of adoptable puppies and
kittens along with information on
how to donate and get involved.
Holiday House Tour
Reward Employees This Holiday Season
With Chamber Bucks
Cameron County Chamber of Commerce
officials say in the first 10 months
of the year more than $4,000.00 has
been spent at member businesses
because of the Chamber Buck
program. Chamber Bucks are gift
certificates issued by the chamber
and redeemable at more than 20
Employers are encouraged to consider
issuing Chamber Bucks as bonuses or
holiday gifts. The chamber will
personalize the gift certificates
and include an envelope ready for
giving at no extra charge. Chamber
Bucks make wonderful Christmas gifts
for that hard to buy person on the
Chamber members can become
redeemable sites by calling the
chamber office. They are used like
cash and then presented to the
chamber for full payment. Chamber
Bucks are available year round and
can be purchased over the phone and
mailed to recipients.
Marys Catholic Elementary School Preschool and Kindergarten Registration
and Information Night on
Wednesday, January 29, 2014
at 6 p.m. in the school gymnasium.