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Helpmates Home Nurses Flu Clinics

 

Wednesday, October 29th, 10 a.m. to 11 a.m. at the Retired Citizens Association of Ridgway, on Vine Alley.

 

 

 

Winery At Wilcox Celebrates 20th Anniversary

 

 

The Winery In Wilcox has been producing some of the most popular wines in the region now for 20 years. Here is a video featuring some of its rich history

 

River 98.9 Showcase -St. Marys Airport

 

 

Al McPhearson, St. Marys Airport Manager, talks about the status of the airport, about the newly formed Cival Air Patrol and the projects that are planned in the future. Also, City Manager Dave Greene along with Mayor Bob Howard, discuss the importance of the St. Marys Airport.

 

 

 

 

Recycling Fund Raising Event In October

 

The Elk County Recycling Center, Orro Fundraising and CAPSEA are teaming up throughout the month of October to kickstart a fundraiser to support CAPSEA's ongoing flood relief. CAPSEA was one of many local businesses that sustained substantial damage during the flood that soaked the area on May 21. Items can be dropped off at the Elk County Recycling Center, at the Stackpole Complex, 45 Heritage Drive, in St. Marys.

 

Forty Hours Eucharistic Celebration

 

There will be a Forty Hours Eucharistic Celebration at Sacred Heart Church on Sunday, November 2nd, Monday, November 3rd, and Tuesday, November 4th. Fr. Michael Gabler, OSB, will be the guest speaker and will speak on the Eucharist each evening.

 

Exposition begins after the 11 a.m. Mass on Sunday and after the 6:15 a.m. Mass on Monday and Tuesday with evening services at 7 p.m.

 

Fall Scavenger Hunt

 

The Fall Scavenger hunt at the Medix Hotel will be held on Saturday, November 1st at 2 p.m. Entertainment will be provided by Nick Forsythe on Acoustic Guitar at 8 p.m.

 

Blood Drives At Penn Highlands Elk

 

There is a need for all blood types at the Blood Drives, sponsored by Penn Highlands Elk on Tuesday, November 4th and Tuesday, December 2nd at the Penn Highlands Elk Education Center.

 

United Way Fundraiser At Hoss's Steak & Seafood

 

St. Marys United Way will hold a fund raiser at Hoss's Streak and Seafood on Wednesday, November 5th.

 

St. Marys Quarterback Club Meeting

 

The monthly meeting of the St. Marys Quarterback Club will be held on Wednesday, November 5th at 8 p.m. at the PFL in St. Marys. The annual banquet, Pass for Cash, will be discussed.

 

Healthy Steps For Older Adults Workshop

 

The Emporium Senior Center would like to invite you to a Healthy Steps for Older Adults workshop.  It will be held on Thursday November 6th,  starting at 9:00AM, breaking for lunch which can be purchased at the Senior Center, then followed by a brief physical screening after lunch.  There is no cost for the workshop, you actually will receive $20 to participate and upon completion of the 4 week follow up form.  It is a one day workshop to help prevent falls and help you stay independent.  It will be held at 213 ½ S Maple street in Emporium.  A registration form needs filled out before the workshop and any meal reservation needs called in a full day ahead of time.  Please call 486-3707 with questions, to make reservations or to sign up. 

 

Holiday Bereavement Workshop November 6th

 

While most people perceive the winter holidays as “the most wonderful time of the year”, the holiday season is often filled with pain and sadness for those grieving the death of a loved one. The Community Nurses will host a Preparing for the Holidays Bereavement Workshop on Thursday, November 6th at 6 p.m. at their St. Marys office. Bereavement counselors will provide tools and tips to help you through the holiday season. Complementary therapies will be offered following the meeting: massage, reiki, and healing hands massage. Reservations are appreciated but not required. Call the Community Nurses at 781-4722.

 

First Friday Bread Sale

 

Sacred Heart Parish will hold their First Friday Bread Sale on November 6th and 7th. Pick up at the Parish Center Social Hall will be Thursday, November 6th form 4 to 6 p.m. and Friday, November 7th from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m., or until sold out. To place an order, call 834-7861, or 834-3698.

 

Sacred Heart Super Bingo

 

Sacred Heart Parish Center super Bingo will be held on Friday, November 7th. Doors open at 4:30 p.m., free lunch will be served. Proceeds benefit the Sacred Heart Parish Center.

 

Healthy Steps For Older Adults Workshop

 

The Emporium Senior Center would like to invite you to a Healthy Steps for Older Adults workshop.  It will be held on Thursday November 6th,  starting at 9:00AM, breaking for lunch which can be purchased at the Senior Center, then followed by a brief physical screening after lunch.  There is no cost for the workshop, you actually will receive $20 to participate and upon completion of the 4 week follow up form.  It is a one day workshop to help prevent falls and help you stay independent.  It will be held at 213 ½ S Maple street in Emporium.  A registration form needs filled out before the workshop and any meal reservation needs called in a full day ahead of time.  Please call 486-3707 with questions, to make reservations or to sign up. 

 

Benefit Dance For Bill Ostrum

 

There will be a benefit dance on Saturday, November 8th at the Cameron County Vets Club in Emporium, for Bill Ostrum. Mr. Ostrum has been diagnosed with cancer and is currently receiving treatment.

 

Holiday Bazaar Planned For November 8th

 

 

St. Marys area High School Band Parents will hold their annual Holiday Bazaar on Saturday, November 8th at St. Marys Area High School

 

Over 200 spaces filled with a wide selection of arts, crafts, gifts and great food. The event is held from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. Proceeds will benefit the St. Marys Area High School Band program

 

Be.Fabulous Bag Bash

 

Calling all fashionistas, glamour girls, and lovers of all things bling-tastic! Are you ready for a girls’ night out!? Then we’ve got an event for you!

 

The Elk County Catholic School System PTO invites you to join them in celebrating their inaugural “be.fabulous Bag Bash!” The Bag Bash will be held on Saturday, November 15 from 6:30 – 10 p.m. at The Highlands in St. Marys. Tickets are $40 each and include dinner and six chances to win a first quality handbag from one of the following designers: Coach, Kate Spade, Michael Kors, and Tory Burch. The purses range in value from $250 - $500. A purse will be given away every half hour, with a variety of other raffles, giveaways, and chances to win taking place in between! Only 200 tickets will be sold, so reserve yours today!

 

To reserve your ticket or for more information, please contact Tricia Bauer (dudeb3@windstream.net), Frankie Stubber (stubberf@eccss.org), Lindsey Straub (straubl@eccss.org), or call 814-594-4004. All tickets must be paid for in advance. You must be 18 years old and out of high school to purchase a ticket. All proceeds benefit the Elk County Catholic School System PTO.

 

Storm Football Anniversary Dance

 

The Cameron County Storm Anniversary Dance will be held on Saturday, November 8th. There will be food and refreshments, 50/50 silent auction and more.

 

Holiday Fest In Johnsonburg On November 22nd

 

The 2014 Holiday Fest will be held on Saturday, November 22nd from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. at the Johnsonburg Fire Hall. There will be 70 tables of vendors and crafters all in one room. Raffles, auction and concession stand.

 

St. Boniface School "Cash Bash"

 

The St. Boniface School Cash Bash will be held on Saturday, November 22nd from 6:30 p.m. to 9:30 p.m. Doors open at 5:45 p.m. Free food and drinks. Must be 21, ID required. The event will be held at the school cafeteria. Call 885-8095 for more information.

 

Light Up Night In St. Marys November 21st

 

 

The St. Marys Area Chamber of Commerce will sponsor "Light Up Night" on Friday, November 21st. the Santa Parade will begin at 6:30 p.m. Santa arrives at First Commonwealth Bank at 7 p.m.

 

 

 

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Events In Cameron County

 

The Cameron County Chamber Of Commerce features a daily calendar of events in the area. From meetings to special events. You can Click to view directly from the Chamber Website

 

 

 

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. CLICK HERE

 

 

 

Elk County Humane Society Presents "Portrait Of Murder"

 

The Elk County Humane Society will present "Portrait of Murder" on Saturday, November 1st at the St. Marys Moose Club Family Center on Erie Avenue. The costume themed Mystery Dinner Theatre is presented by Lisa Lepovetsky". The buffet features a turkey dinner with all the trimmings plus pasta and meatballs, coffee/tea and desert. Registration and cash bar at 5:30 p.m., the Dinner and theatre begins at 7:00 p.m. Call Sally at 834-3551 for reservations.

 

Elk County Concert Choir Planning Two Christmas Concerts

 

 

The Elk County Concert Choir will present "A Wreath Of Carols", on Tuesday, December 2nd at St. Leo's Church in Ridgway and on Saturday, December 6th at Sacred Heart Church in St. Marys.

 

"Turkey Trot" 5K Run/Walk Thanksgiving Day In Port Allegany

 

 

Port Allegany Varsity Soccer Booster's "Turkey Trot" 5K Run/Walk will be held on Thanksgiving Day, Thursday, November 27th. Race starts at 9 a.m. at Port Allegany High School, 20 Oak Street. For more information call Bill Burleson at 814-598-0322, or Jeanette Burleson at 814-598-5405. For registration information, Click Here

 

 

 

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