Whitlock will hold two events to benefit Juvenile Diabetes Research Foundation. The first is a multi family yard sale April 18-20 from 9 am to 5 pm each day at Whitlock's office next to Huston Ford at 10671 William Penn Highway, Huntingdon. All proceeds from the yard sale will benefit JDRF. The second is a LuLaRoe event on Friday, April 20, only from 10 am to 6 pm with 20 percent of all proceeds benefiting JDRF. For more info call 251-7049 or 644-1597.

Date/Time: 04/18/2018 18:00 Email: tmcknight@dishmail.net 4/11

The Central Pennsylvania Country Dance Association will sponsor a Contra Dance on Friday, April 20 from 7:30 to 10:30 p.m., at the State College Friends School, 1900 University Drive, State College. Live music. No partner needed.. No experience necessary. All dances are taught. Ann Fallon of Annapolis, Maryland will call the dances to music by the Open Contra Dance Band. For more information, call 814-880-0338, or visit cpcdc.org. 4/4

 

Free Lunch 4 All will be held on April 20  from 11 AM - 1 PM in the FMC building behind First Baptist Church, Route 35, Mifflintown. Everyone welcome, no take outs. 4/5

JMS Ham Supper will be held at Cedar Grove Brethren in Christ Church April 20th from 4 - 7:30

Eat in or take out available. Questions, blwarnold@gmail.com (01/15

Laurel Run United Methodist Church 2nd annual Yard and Bake Sale on Friday April 20th from 8 to 4 and Saturday April 21st from 8 to 3. The church is located 2899 Laurel Run Road  in Beech Creek.Watch for signs If you would like to donate items for the sale, please contact Tracy Foster at 570-660-0634. 4/5

You are invited to the 22nd Annual Treasure Trove and Bake Sale to be held at the Alexandria Presbyterian Church on Friday, April 20th and Saturday, April 21st.  Ticket sales for the troves will begin on Friday, from 3 p.m. until 7 p.m. and on Saturday 9 a.m. until 6 p.m.  Drawing for the trove tickets will begin at 6:30 p.m. The   Bake Sale will be held also on Friday and Saturday.  All proceeds benefit local missions.  The church is located at 311 Shelton Avenue in Alexandria, which is the corner of Hartslog Street and Shelton Avenue. Questions, 814-506-7323

A Spaghetti Dinner and Bake Sale to benefit the Church building fund, takes place at  Ebensburg Evangelical Bible Church April 21 dinner runs from 3:30 p.m. to 6:30 p.m. with baked goods to purchase. Questions, Email: debramatula@gmail.com 4/5

 

The Central PA Chaplain Corps is presenting a seminar exploring the ethics of ending life support, the grief and loss experienced, and the healing that can come when making life ending decisions. Saturday, April 21st - 9 am to 1 pm at Hope Community Church, 1520 11th St, in  Altoona. The seminar will be lead by chaplain/author Nancy Magargle. Please register by Monday, April 16th by sending your name, phone number, and email address to pachaplains@gmail.com, or calling us at (814) 799-0325.  A $25 donation is suggested for this seminar.(3/6)

Soup, Sandwich & Bake Sale at Arch Rock UMC/Community Hall. on April 21st beginning at 10AM Ham Bean,Chicken Corn and Vegetable Beef. Eat in or take out.

Hot Dogs, BBQ, and all kinds of baked goods. Coffee & Soda. Email: dspecht808@hotmail.com

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Belleville Mennonite School is hosting the 53rd Annual Auction on Friday, April 20 and Saturday, April 21, at the school.  Friday evening will feature a homemade, traditional turkey dinner with all of the fixings, from 4:00-7:00 PM, Children’s Activities from 6:00-8:00 PM, and the Gift Certificate Auction at 6:00 PM.  Take-outs of the dinner will be available. Saturday will feature Breakfast served from 6:30-10:00 AM, the Merchandise Auction at 8:30 AM, Children’s Activities from 9:00-2:00 PM, Lunch from 10:00-2:00 PM, the Outdoor Auction at 11:30 AM, and the Quilt Auction at 1:30 PM.  Come and enjoy this traditional event with a vast selection of homemade food, baked goods and unique merchandise items donated by our generous sponsors, community organizations and members. A complete listing of auction items can be found at www.bmsprek12.org. 3/20

The southern gospel band Blessed Assurance will be performing at Berean Baptist Church 2465 Mill Rd, Duncansville, PA 16635 on Sunday April 22nd at 6 PM. Come and enjoy a time of christian fellowship and good music. A free will offering will be taken.

Email: martinwalters5120@gmail.com  4/11

 

The Mt Union Assembly of God Church on Jefferson St. is having a Special Music Hymn Sing on Sun Apr 22 from 6-8pm. The 10 guest singers include Bob & Donna Piper, Paul Zook, Trena Figard, Erica Wilson, Rev Steve Sinclair, Jerry Kane, Andy & Diane Noel, Joann & Erma, Kevin Miller, Georganna Thomas & Charlene Myers. No charge, free will offering.

Email: paulzook1954@yahoo.com 4/11

Mt. Pleasant Bible Church at 4561 Long Run Road in Loganton will have Evangelistic Services April 22-25. Weeknight services are at 7, Sunday services are at 9 and 10:15 AM and at 1:00PM. Questions, 570-725-2162. 4/16

Special Healing Revival Services will be taking place at Raystown Brethren Church at 8753 Raystown Road in Saxton, April 22-25 at 7PM each evening. 4/11

Spring Revival Services are taking place at the Evangelical Methodist Church, in Oakland Mills.

April 24th-29th 7pm each evening and Sunday 10:30am & 6pm Rev. Dan Durkee from Penns Creek. Speaking each night and special music by the Durkee's. For more informatiotion Email: pastornate08@gmail.com 4/5

Join us April 24th, 5:30 p.m. at Park Forest Baptist Church in State College for Child Evangelism Fellowship's annual banquet and silent auction.Special Guest speaker, Pastor and Sportsman, Ron Berrus  Theme: Hunting the Lost"  Join us for a great evening of testimonies, food and a challenge to reach the lost in your community. Join the hunt!

Reservations by April 17th: CEFCentreRegion@gmail or 814-482-8300 .

 

Mifflin County Library Book Sale On April 25-29, 2018 Located at 123 North Wayne St., Lewistown, PA Sale held in the Community Room:

Wednesday April 25th: 9 am to 7:45 pm

Thursday April 26th: 9 am to 3:45 pm

Friday April 27th: 9 am to 3:45 pm

Saturday April 28th: 9 am to 3:45 pm

Sunday April 29th: 1:30 pm to 3:30 pm

Huge selection of adult & juvenile bookis, DVDs, CDs, much, much more. Something for everyone!

Date/Time: 04/29/2018 13:30

Email: skg47@verizon.net

Greater Vision will appear at Soldier Community Church, 846 Reyn-Sykes Rd., Reynoldsville, Pa. on Friday April 27th, at 7:00 pm. All are welcome and a free will love offering will be taken. Questions can be directed to Pastor Kevin at 814-591-0999 or Jerry at 814-952-9851.

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Spaghetti Dinner Fundraiser  will he held April 27th from 5-7 PM at Somerset Church of the Nazarene at  404 W. Union Street,  Cost is $7.00 Adults/3.50 Children 5-12 and under 5 is free

814-289-7275 or 814-279-4161 for Tickets which are required. 4/11

Lewistown God’s Missionary Church has scheduled Revival Services April 27-29 with Evangelist Scott Ritchey and his wife. Services will be at 7:30 on Friday & Saturday, and Sunday at 10:30AM & 6PM. The church is at 1107 W. 5th in Lewistown. 4/4

Common Ground will perform a concert at Calvary Bible Church on 100 Calvary Lane in Lewistown, April 28th at 6:30PM. Email: rick@gravytrainllc.com

Light of the World Clothing Bank will be open SATURDAY, APRIL 28, from 9:00 AM TO 12 NOON, at St. John's United Church of Christ, Corner of Linn and Spring Streets, Bellefonte. FREE household items and clothing for babies to adults of all shapes and sizes, both men and women. New items arrive every week. Email: cdt923@gmail.com 4/12

Mt. Nittany United Methodist Church (1500 E. Branch Road, State College) is having a Community Dinner on April 28. The menu is turkey and all the fixings, served 4-7pm. Adult cost is $10, ages 5-11 $5, and age 4 and under is free. (Pay at the door). Takeout meals are available.Email: office@mtnittanyumc.org 4/18

Brush Valley Community Choir will have their Spring Concert at the Rebersburg United Methodist Church, on April 29th beginning at 3. Questions, Email: debs2424@comcast.net 

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On Sunday, April 29th from 6 pm to 7pm, we will be having our hymn sing at Windy Hill Bible Church, 22 Windmill Hill, Burnham, PA. There will be fellowship and refreshments afterward! Email: bbailey001122@aol.com

Camp Kanesatake is hosting our annual open house April 29th from 1-5pm. This free event is open to anyone in the community! You can come learn more about Camp K, get a tour, meet the staff, and ask any questions you may have. Anyone who registers their child for a week of camp at open house will receive a $20 discount. All those attending will be entered into a drawing for a free week of camp. Light refreshments will be provided. Camp K is located at 4976 Camp K Lane, Spruce Creek,  Email: office02@mycampk.com 4/11

A spaghetti dinner to benefit Sawyer Werner will be held Sunday, April 29, from 11 am to 2 pm at the Three Springs Fire Hall in Three Springs. Sawyer is a kindergarten student recently diagnosed with cancer. Donations will be accepted and all proceeds will go to the Sawyer Werner family to assist with medical expenses. The event is sponsored by Crossview Missional Church. For info, call 644-1597.4/11

The 15th Street Church welcomes the Juniata College Wind Symphony who will be participating in Morning Worship 10:45, Sunday April 29. All are welcome. The 15th Street United Methodist Church is located on the corner of Moore & 15th Sts.in  Huntingdon, Email: meth15st@verizon.net

 

The Church of God of Prophecy on Cromwell St in Orbisonia is having a special music hymn sing April 29th at 6PM with 10 guest singers and musicians including Bob & Donna Piper, Paul Zook, Trena Figard, Eric Armstrong, Erica Wilson, Andy & Diane Noel, Gerry Kane, and Linda Shope among others. No charge, freewill offering, everyone welcome.

Email: paulzook1954@yahoo.com 94/16

 

The Holidaysburg Area History Club will be hosting a Victorian Ball at the Hollidaysburg Area Senior High Library on April 29th from 1 to 4. Musical entertainment and instruction in Victorian dancing will be provided by the 46th PA Brass Band and HASD Musicians.There will be no charge for admission. The ball is being held to commemorate the conservation of the 62nd PA Company M Battle Flag.

Race for Her, a team of Christian ladies working to raise awareness of human trafficking, is organizing a 5k run/walk on Saturday, May 5. Registration is from 7:30-8:30 a.m. and the Race starts at 9:00 a.m.  The race will be held at 1449 William Penn Hwy. in  Mifflintown, To register, go to raceforher.org 4/11

Soccer Camp at First Baptist Church of Bellefonte, located at 539 Jacksonville Road. This is a free event but registration is REQUIRED. There are two age groups, kids who are entering 7th-12th grades, and kids entering kindergarten-6th grades. 7th-12th soccer camp will take place the mornings of Monday, June 18th-Thursday June 21st from 8:45-11:30am.

K-6th grade soccer camp will take place the evening of Sunday, June 17th-Thursday, June 21st from 5:30 pm-8:30 pm. 4/12

The Johnstown Christian School at 125 Christian School Road in Holsopple will have a Fine Arts Night on May 1st beginning at 7PM. Featuing the High School Handbell Choir, the Tour Choir, the Middle School Choir, and the Middle School Handbell Choir. For more information:Email: kmack@jcsfamily.org 3/28

-National Day of Prayer event at the Cambria County Courthouse in Ebensburg May 3rd from Noon to 1  3/29

-National Day of Prayer Gathering. 5/3/18 12:00 PM - 12:45 PM Lost Creek Park

Rt. 35  McAlisterville, 4/12

-National Day of Prayer Gathering 5/3/18 7:00 PM - 7:00 PM

Basom Memorial Park Heister Valley Road  in Richfield, 4/12

 -National Day of Prayer event at the Blair County Courthouse 423 Allegheny St. in Holidaysburg beginning at Noon.

FREE Marriage and Family Seminar with Dr. Tedd Tripp, author of the bestselling book Shepherding a Child’s Heart. This will be at Mountaintop Alliance Church 675 East Sycamore Road in Snow Shoe. Friday, May 4th from 7-9:15 pm (registration opens at 6:30)

Saturday, May 5th from 9 am -12:30 pm. Register online at www.mountaintopcma.org or by calling 814 387-4124

The Central PA Chaplain Corps is presenting a seminar “Advanced Chemical Dependency / Addictions - Opioids and Marijuana” on Saturday, May 5th from 9 am to 1 pm at Hope Community Church, 1520 11th St, in Altoona,. To register, send your name, phone number, and email address to pachaplains@gmail.com, or call us at (814) 799-0325 by Monday, April 30th

Suggested Donation at the door: $25 (3/6)

A Single Moms Mother’s Day Event is planned for May 5, from 1-4 PM at the

New Life Church in Burnham. The Church’s address is 101 N. Beech Street, Burnham, PA. For moms, there will be pampering treatments, crafts, food, and door prizes. For the kids, there will be games, crafts, fun, and food. The first twenty women to the event will receive a FREE copy of KAYE’S COOKBOOK.For more information, call or text Ann at 717-437-4946. 4/18

Jeremy Goodling will be in concert at Faith Bible Church in Port Royal on May 6th at 7PM. The church is at 317 East 4th St. in Port Royal. A cookie and coffee fellowship will follow. 4/16

The Gospel Echoes Annual Banquet is scheduled for  Monday, May 7,                                           6:30 Pm at Belleville Mennonite School The public is invited to join us for this time of music & inspiration along with a  delicious home style dinner.  Music will be provided by the Gospel Echoes Harvest

Team & Mercy Road Team.  The evening also includes prison testimonies and an

update on the ministry. A freewill offering will be received for prison ministry to

provide literature and ministry teams to prisons and chaplains throughout the U.S.

free of charge. For ticket information: Scott and Ruth Ritchey  717-667-9080.

Please join us on May 7 for a free one-hour session about Keys to a Great Credit Score and Understanding the Basics of How You Are Taxed . The event is from 6:30-7:30 p.m. and will be held at the Albright-Bethune United Methodist Church,206 West Beaver Avenue. Email: albrightbethuneumc206@gmail.com 4/19

JMS High School Drama will present Alice in Wonderland at 7pm at Richfield Life Ministry Center on May 4 and 5. All are welcome to attend.

Women's Mid Day Connection Luncheon Mountain View Country Club,"Keep Your Balance" Presented by Candace Bierly, Master Pilates Instructor, & owner of "Sense of Balance" in Spring Mills, Speaker: Annie Friedrichs of Lancaster, PA tells of "Love Balancing Fears & Self-Centerness" Music: Ellen Slingerland will play the Pan Flute.Reservations & cancellations must be made by Friday morning prior to Tuesday Luncheon. Call Barb 814-404-3704

Date/Time: 05/08/2018 11:45

Email: jalene22@verizon.net

 

Our May Melodies luncheon will be held at the Blairmont Club, Hollidaysburg, May 9th at 12:00 noon. Special feature guests are John and Karen Godissart, who will present a concert. Speaker Doris Ortman will speak on "Riding Through Life with Laughter and Tears". Call Mary Lou at 944-5438 for reservations. 4/19

 Many children, who count on free and reduced price lunches during the school months, face a hungry summer when school lets out and families struggle to make up for the extra meals. With that in mind the Juniata County Food Pantry announces its fifth annual Summer Backpack Program. In preparation for this program, the Food Pantry is sponsoring “Stuff the Bus” events. The second event will take place at Schlegel’s Grocery Store in Thompsontown on Saturday, May 12th, also from 9 AM – 2 PM. The Food Pantry asks the public to help us fight summer hunger by donating single-serve, non-perishable lunch and snack items such as juice boxes/pouches, 15 oz cans of pasta meals or ready to heat soup (not concentrated), mac and cheese, Ramen noodles, microwave meals, fruit cups, pudding cups, and snack crackers/cookies. Monetary donations are also appreciated. Volunteers from the Food Pantry will be at each site to collect the donations. In appreciation, donors’ names will be displayed in the Food Pantry vestibule throughout the summer. For more information, contact the Juniata County Food Pantry at 436-9718. 94/18

Join in for a fun filled day at Johnstown Christian School (125 Christian School Road, in Hollsopple, on May 12th starting at 9AM with a 5K Race. along with 2 silent auctions, and adult and children’s auction, and a Kid’s Korner. More information can be found at http://www.johnstownchristianschool.org/support-jcs/arts-crafts/ 3/28

SPEAK YOUR PEACE invites you to a two-day workshop to learn the Art and Language of a Peace Maker. May 12 and 19 9 am to 4 pm at University Baptist and Brethren Church on Burrowes Street, State College. Trainer is Marie Hamilton, founder of CentrePeace. To register, phone Marie 814 238-8735 3/22

Fully Caffeinated Comedy Tour with Anita Renfroe on Saturday, May 12th from 7:00 PM to 9:30 PM, at the Bellefonte Area High School Theater located at 830 E. Bishop St. Comedian Anita Renfroe loves coffee. And the more coffee she drinks, the funnier she gets! Tickets are available at anitarenfroe.com. Or order by phone: 1-800-965-9324 4/4

Nittany Bible Church (461 Deibler Road, PA Furnace) is having a “Celebration of Life” Blood Drive on Friday, May 18th from 1:30pm-7:00pm. Members of our church family have benefited from the gift of donated blood, and we want to celebrate their lives by giving back! Giving blood is a simple thing to do, but it can make a big difference in the lives of others. Make a blood donation appointment by visiting redcrossblood.org. Every donor will receive a $5 Amazon gift card (via email). Please call Lisa Weaver at (814) 380-4288 for more information. We hope to see you there! 4/5

Sprucetown United Methodist Church on Upper Georges Valley Road will be serving a Turkey Meal on Saturday, May 19 from 4-6:30. Meals are $10 per person, $5 ages 6-12 and children 5 and under eat free. Meal includes: turkey, mashed potatoes, noodles, stuffing balls, mixed vegetables, coleslaw, cranberry sauce, roll with butter and homemade cake.

All proceeds from this meal will be donated to the Penns Valley EMS. 3/19

TRINITY LUTHERAN CHURCH 33rd ANNUAL YARD SALE Saturday May 19th 8 am to 1 pm 2221 North Oak Lane State College  (Just off North Atherton Street, near

The Valley Vista Sheetz)

State College Home School Book Sale Saturday, May 19, 11am-2pm Sponsored by Classical Conversations! At Park Forest Baptist Church, State College  Email Jeff@dgjc.org to register a seller table for $10  https://www.facebook.com/groups/statecollegehomeschoolbooksale

The Juniata County Food Pantry will hold a distribution of food and other groceries for families who live at the eastern end of the county on Saturday, May 19th, 10:00 to11:00 AM, at Turkey Valley United Methodist Church located on Rt. 235 between Maze and Seven Stars. To be eligible for ANY Juniata County Food Pantry distribution, families must live in Juniata County and meet specific income guidelines. Families must contact the Food Pantry between May 1st and 10th if they wish to attend this distribution. Appointments are required! For more information about eligibility, or to sign up for the Turkey Valley distribution, please contact the Juniata County Food Pantry, 436-9718. 4/18

Sprucetown United Methodist Church on Upper Georges Valley Road will be serving a Turkey Meal on Saturday, May 19 from 4-6:30. Meals are $10 per person, $5 ages 6-12 and children 5 and under eat free. Meal includes: turkey, mashed potatoes, noodles, stuffing balls, mixed vegetables, coleslaw, cranberry sauce, roll with butter and homemade cake.

All proceeds from this meal will be donated to the Penns Valley EMS. 4/18

You are invited to Money Mondays, May 21 for a free one-hour session about Living Paycheck to Paycheck: Strategies to Overcome the  Money Monster. The event is from 6:30-7:30 p.m. and will be held at the Albright-Bethune United Methodist Church, 206 West Beaver Avenue.

Questions, Email: albrightbethuneumc206@gmail.com 4/19

 

The Central PA Chaplain Corps is presenting a seminar on  June 2nd from  9 am to 1 pm called Advanced Chemical Dependency / Addictions – Emphasis on Alcohol and Cocaine. This will be at Calvary Baptist Church, 810 Ruskin Drive, Altoona - $25 suggested donation, 4 hours CEU credit (3/6)

 

Again, this is a FREE event but registration is MANDATORY. Please visit FBCBELLEFONTE.ORG or call (814) 355-5678 for more information.

VBS @ Cedar Grove BIC, June 10th - June 14th, 6:30 PM to 8:30 PM. 287 Deerville Road, Mifflintown, PA 17059 Email: duckracing@centurylink.net 4/18

Art with a Heart is a community event with art, music and snacks to benefit local nonprofits. We are accepting applications for nonprofits this year through the end of February and will announce them when they are chosen in early March. The event will be hosted by Calvary Church 150 Harvest Fields Dr Boalsburg. The hours are 10am-5pm Saturday July 14th and 1-5pm Sunday July 15th

*If you'd like to donate art please send pictures of your work to artwithaheartcc@gmail.com by May 20th. All art will be reviewed by a committee to be approved as a good fit for this event. The committee has the right to refuse art they deem not fit for this specific event.

The Central PA Chaplain Corps is presenting a seminar on Sept. 8th from  9 am to 1 pm on Chemical Dependency and Addictions, this takes place at Calvary Baptist Church, 810 Ruskin Drive, Altoona, $25 suggested donation, 4 hours CEU credit (3/6)

The Central Pennsylvania Chaplain Corps presents a Certified Basic Chaplain Training Seminar, October 18th, 19th, 20th, 8 am to 6 pm each day at Hope Community Church, 1520 11th St, in  Altoona. For more information contact Chaplain Darrell Shildt at pachaplains@gmail,com or by calling 814-799-0325 (3/6)