There will be a Fish Fry at Warriors Mark UM Church 1840 Centre Line Rd. March 24, from 4 to 7.  Menu: Haddock (Fried or Baked), Chicken, Mashed Potatoes, Gravy, Macaroni & Cheese, Stewed Tomatoes, Vegetable, Cole Slaw, Roll, Dessert, Drink. Cost: $10/Adults, $7/Children 5 – 10, Free/Children 4 & Under. The Warriors Mark UM Church is handicapped accessible.Questions, call 814-632-6906  (2/15)

 

An All You Can Eat Fish Buffet will take place at Howard United Methodist Church, 144 Main Street, March 24th, from 4 til 7 The cost is $12.00 Adults and  $ 5.00 Children 5-12

Menu includes: Breaded baked fish, Mac-cheese, Baked Potato, Stewed Tomatoes, Mixed Veggies, Cole Slaw, Rolls, Dessert and Beverage Ham will be available for non-fish eaters

Profits will be used to support Local Missions. (2/20)

The Friday Fish Fries at St. John's Catholic School in Bellefonte will be on the Friday’s of Lent: March 24,. We will be serving from 4:00 P.M. to 7:00 P.M.  The menu will consist of Baked or Fried Fish or Fried Shrimp, French Fries or Macaroni & Cheese w/Stewed Tomatoes, Cole Slaw or Apple Sauce and a desert.  Also available will be Halushki and Pierogies.  Eat in or Take Out.  The cost is still only $9.00 for Adults and $5.00 for children under 12, under 6 eat for free. Ala Carte will also be available.  More information is available at facebook.com/events/1082807408532815/ (3/6)

The Central Pennsylvania Chaplain Corps is hosting a Chemical Dependency/Addictions Seminar at Calvary Baptist Church, 810 Ruskin Dr, Altoona on Friday March 24 from 6 to 9 pm and Saturday March 25th from 9 to 1. Suggested donation $20. CEU credits are available. Registration deadline, Monday March 20th. For more information and to register email pachaplains@gmail.com or call (814) 799-0325. (3/2)

 

Juniata United Methodist Church plans Indoor Yard Sale Fundraiser, March 24 and 25, 9:00 – 2:00, church social hall, 808 N 4th Street, Altoona.  Household items, old and new items, and furniture items available for purchase.  For more information contact the Juniata United Methodist Church office at 814-942-6065 or visit the website at www.juniataumc.net. (3/15)

The Port Royal Men’s Lenten Prayer Breakfast is being held every Saturday morning during Lent at the Port Royal Community Building on 4th Street. It begins at 7AM. On March 25th the speaker is Rev. Phil Persing of First Baptist Church. (2/6)

The Richfield Evangelical Methodist Youth group will hold a benefit auction on Saturday March 25, at 9:00 am, with an “all you can eat” sausage and pancake breakfast from 7:00 am to 10:00 am at the Fremont Fire Hall in Mt. Pleasant Mills.   Proceeds benefit the summer mission trip. (2/9)

"Witnessing Without Fear" is a seminar given by evangelist Dr. Charles "Chic" Shaver. It will be hosted by Petersburg Church of the Nazarene near Huntingdon on Saturday, March 25, from 9:00-1:00. Please call Pastor Mark Mohnkern at 814-977-7193 to register so that materials can be prepared in advance.  A free will offering will be received. (2/10)

 

Men’s and Boy’s Community Lenten Breakfast will take place Saturday morning March 25th at 7:30 at the McVeytown Presbyterian Church. (3/13)

Struggling with cancer or know someone who is? Come hear the journey of cancer survivor Paul Shaver, before and after cancer on Sunday morning, March 26 at 9:30 AM. This cancer journey includes fighting through 4 battles with a very aggressive cancer, the removal of a voice box, financial dilemmas, but is also full of hope, courage, peace and the presence of God.  Dr. Charles "Chic" Shaver will be sharing the story at Petersburg Church of the Nazarene near Huntingdon. Call Pastors Mark or Sherri Mohnkern for more information at 814-669-1575. (2/10)

 

Relay for Life Day will take place at the Nittany Mall will take place March 25 11am – 2 pm. For more information call 814-404-0756. (3/20)

 

An evening of song and praise will be held at Marsh Creek Brethren in Christ church at 417 Summit Hill Road in Howard on March 26th @ 6  PM.  The theme is “Joy and Jello”.  Bring a gelatin dessert or snack and come ready to sing favorite hymns, contemporary songs and enjoy special musical selections. Information available @  marshcreekbic@centurylink.net.  Phone (814) 625 - 3544 with any questions. (3/6)

 

On Sunday, March 26th from 6:00 to 7:00 p.m., there will be a hymn sing at Windy Hill Bible Church, 22 Windmill Hill, Burnham. Refreshments and fellowship afterwards. (3/21)

Spiritual Renewal Services will be held at Petersburg Church of the Nazarene, March 26 - 29. Sunday services will be at 10:45 and 6:00 and weekdays at 7:00. Dr. Charles "Chic" Shaver will be speaking. He serves as an evangelist, author, and teacher. Take some time this spring to bring new life to your spiritual life. Contact Pastor Mark Mohnkern  at 814-977-7193. The church is located in Huntingdon County. (2/10)

 

Mt. Pleasant Bible Church will be having evangelistic services March 26th- 29th. Evangelist Tom Palmer will be speaking on Sunday the 26th at 9:00 and 10:15 in the morning, and then at 1:00PM. Services will continue Monday through Wednesday at 7:00 each evening.  For more information call 570-725-2009. Mt. Pleasant Bible Church is located at 4561 Long Run Road in Loganton. (2.5 miles north of Loganton on route 477) (3/13)

Evangelical Methodist Church of Oakland Mills invites everyone to: Revival Services with Rev. Wesley McDonald held, March 28th through April 2nd @ 7:00pm weeknights, and Sunday services: 10:30am & 6pm. The church is located 5miles north of Mifflintown on Route 35. For more information you can call the church at: 570-713-8117. (3/6)

Lenten meal at 6pm followed by Lenten worship service at 7pm on March 29th at Pleasant Gap United Methodist Church 179 S. Main St. Questions 814-359-3111. (2/16)

Are you or a loved one impacted by the disease of addiction? Join us for a Remembrance Ceremony and Addiction Resource Fair sponsored by the Centre County HOPE Initiative on March 29th from 6:00 to 9:00 PM at the American Philatelic Society, 100 Match Factory Place, in Bellefonte.  For more information on the event and the HOPE Initiative visitwww.centrecountyhope.org. (2/27)

GriefShare, a nationally acclaimed ministry for those who have lost loved ones, will offer help and encouragement through weekly support group meetings beginning Wednesday, March 29 at 6:45 pm at the Nittany Baptist Church.  The church is located at 3939 S.Atherton St in State College (next to the Boalsburg Military Museum).   For more information or to register contact the church at 466-6064 or nittanybaptist.org.  3/8

“Gerrymandering the Movie” will be shown on March 30th beginning at 7:00P.M. at Centre County Visitors Center 800 East Park Ave. State College. Sponsored by League of Women Voters Centre County, Come find out the history of  Gerrymandering your voting district and why you should care. The movie is free and open to the public. (3/13)

There will be a Fish Fry at Warriors Mark UM Church 1840 Centre Line Rd. March 31, from 4 to 7.  Menu: Haddock (Fried or Baked), Chicken, Mashed Potatoes, Gravy, Macaroni & Cheese, Stewed Tomatoes, Vegetable, Cole Slaw, Roll, Dessert, Drink. Cost: $10/Adults, $7/Children 5 – 10, Free/Children 4 & Under. The Warriors Mark UM Church is handicapped accessible.Questions, call 814-632-6906  (2/15)

The Friday Fish Fries at St. John's Catholic School in Bellefonte will be on the Friday’s of Lent: March 31,. We will be serving from 4:00 P.M. to 7:00 P.M.  The menu will consist of Baked or Fried Fish or Fried Shrimp, French Fries or Macaroni & Cheese w/Stewed Tomatoes, Cole Slaw or Apple Sauce and a desert.  Also available will be Halushki and Pierogies.  Eat in or Take Out.  The cost is still only $9.00 for Adults and $5.00 for children under 12, under 6 eat for free. Ala Carte will also be available.  More information is available at facebook.com/events/1082807408532815/ (3/6)

There will be a free family movie night to be held at Bunkertown Church of the Brethren in McAlisterville  in the Family Life Center on Friday, March 31st at 7:00 p.m. The movie will be “King’s Faith”, a story about   Brendan (Crawford Wilson) who tries to leave his violent gang life behind, but his past continues to threaten his new faith, family and future.  Refreshments will be provided. 3/8

 

King of Kings will be presented on March 31, April 1 & 2 and April 7, 8 & 9 at 7:00 pm each night at Blanchard Church of Christ at 169 Beach Street, in Blanchard.  King of Kings depicts the entire life of Jesus Christ through musical drama.  Free tickets are available by calling the church office at 570-962-2423. (3/20)

The Free Lunch 4 All at First Baptist Church on Rt. 35 in Mifflintown will be held on March 31st from 11 to 1 in the FMC building behind the church. For more information call 436-5862. (3/13)

Join us at Mahaffey Camp's Papercrafting Retreat, Friday through Saturday, April 7 & 8.   This retreat is filled with making new friends, learning from other papercrafting enthusiasts, participating in workshops, and working on projects! For more information about Mahaffey Camp’s Papercrafting Retreat, please feel free to contact the Mahaffey Camp office at 814-277-5544.  Visit www.mahaffeycamp.com for more information and to download the brochure. (3/6)

Christ Community Church at 200 Ellis Place in State College would like to invite you

to “Inspire” A Women’s Conference taking place April 1st from 9:30AM til 4PM with doors opening at 8:30. The featured speaker is Abi Stomvoil of Bethel Church in Redding Ca. Ladies 12+ are welcome. Tickets are $20. For more information go to www.cccsc.org/inspire  (2/27)

Computer skill enhancement workshops are back!  Debra (Rhed) Shannon, formerly of DuBois Business College will be holding them at Treasure Lake Church.  Basic Computer Skills Workshops begin April 1 and will be held April 1, 8, 22, 29.  It will be held from 9 am to Noon at Treasure Lake Church.  For more information and to register, please contact Debra (Rhed) Shannon at 375-0142.(2/22)

The Port Royal Men’s Lenten Prayer Breakfast is being held every Saturday morning during Lent at the Port Royal Community Building on 4th Street. It begins at 7AM. On April 1st  the speaker is Mr. Warren Wagner of Free Spring Church of the Brethren. (2/6)

 

On April 1st at 6:30pm Beech Creek Wesleyan Church will present ECMA nominees The SKY Family as they perform their high energy Celtic music, dance and Gospel production Celtic Revival!  Delighting audiences from coast to coast across the U.S. and Canada the SKY Family is Eastern Canada's premier Irish Dance production.  Fast-paced music and high-energy Irish dance combined with  humor and inspiration makes a toe-tapping time for the whole family! The church is at 217 Main St. in Beech Creek. A love offering will be taken. For more information (814) 353-8191 (2/23)

A Relay for Life Survivor Breakfast will take place April 1st from 8-10AM at Trinity United Methodist Church in Bellefonte. RSVP:  by March 27th  to bellefonterelay@cancer.org or 814-238-3430. (3/23)

 

If you have children in grades 1 through 8, consider bringing them to Minerals Junior Education Day on April 1. It will be held by the Nittany Mineralogical Society at the Central Pennsylvania Institute of Science and Technology in Pleasant Gap (near Bellefonte). You can register at www.nittanymineral.org. Admission is $5 per child (must be accompanied by parent or guardian, but parent or guardian gets in free), and each child gets specimens to take home. Hope to see you there! (3/22)

 

The Juniata County Business and Professional Women (BPW), supported by Geisinger-Lewistown Hospital and the Juniata Valley Striders running club, will host their 7th Annual Wellness 5K Event on Saturday, April 8th at Cedar Grove Church in Mifflintown. Registration begins at 7:45am and the race starts at 9:00am. The course is a 5km (3.1 mile) wheel-measured course beginning and ending at Cedar Grove Church. Prizes will be given to the fastest overall male and female runners, as well as the top three male and female finishers in each of our 7 age groups. Race day entry fees are $20 for adults and $15 for students. If registered by March 24, entry fees are reduced to $17 for adults and $12 for students. To register in advance, please email juniatacountybpw@yahoo.com or find our event on the www.active.com website. All earlybird registrants will be guaranteed an event t-shirt and goodie bag; limited quantities will be available on race day. Proceeds from the event benefit the Juniata County BPW community service projects. Event participants are asked to bring along NEW personal hygiene items or baby items that can be donated to the Juniata County Food Pantry. For each item a person donates, they will receive entry into a raffle drawing to be held at the event. For more information, contact Lynlee Richmond at (570) 847-8847 or email her at juniatacountybpw@yahoo.com. For more information about BPW, please visit www.BPWPA.org or www.bpwfoundation.org. (3/24)

On April 2nd at 10:00AM at the Eagle Heights Bible Church will present ECMA nominees The SKY Family as they perform their high energy Celtic music, dance and Gospel production Celtic Revival!  Delighting audiences from coast to coast across the U.S. and Canada the SKY Family is Eastern Canada's premier Irish Dance production.  Fast-paced music and high-energy Irish dance combined with  humor and inspiration makes a toe-tapping time for the whole family! The church is at 1426 N. Eagle Valley Road in Milesburg. A love offering will be taken. For more information (814) 353-8191 (2/23)

Nittany Valley Alliance Church in Mingoville will host trumpeter Chiz Rider in concert on Sunday, April 2, at 7:00 PM.   The concert is free, but a voluntary offering will be taken to help support Chiz’s ministry. (3/9)

 

The Port Matilda Fire Company will serve a stuffed pork chop complete dinner on Sunday, April 2nd at the Port Matilda Fire Station at 101 E. Plank Road from 12:00 to 2:00 p.m.  Adults $12.00, children 6 to 12, $6.00 and 5 and under eat free.  Any question please call 814-692-4074.  (3/15)

Lenten meal at 6pm followed by Lenten worship service at 7pm on April 5th at Pleasant Gap United Methodist Church 179 S. Main St. Questions 814-359-3111. (2/16)

Child Evangelism Fellowship in Blair Bedford and Huntington counties will be holding a fundraising banquet Thursday April 6th at 6:00pm at the Blair county Convention Center. 1 Convention Center Drive in Altoona. The speaker will be Steve Fitshugh a former safety with the Denver Broncos. Steve has a passion for young people and spends much of his time speaking to young people in schools and churches and other venues. The cost of the banquet is ten dollars and can be purchased by calling Nancy at the local chapter office at 814-942-5222. (3/22)

Through Inc.at 2879 Everett Road invites you to the City RockFest Tour on Friday April 7th with a VIP Meet & Greet beginning at 5:30PM. The concert will be featuring these groups: Disciple, Seventh Day Slumber, Decyfer Down, Random Hero, and Spoken. At 6:00pm the doors will open to general admission, concerts starts at 6:30. Tickets are available at http://www.itickets.com/events/372068.html VIP Meet and Greet Tickets $25 (only 50 available) General Admission $15. Tickets Day of Concert $20 Phone (814) 317-5231 Fax (814) 317-5209

Email: throughhealthclinic@gmail.com (1/10)

There will be a Fish Fry at Warriors Mark UM Church 1840 Centre Line Rd. April 7, from 4 to 7. Menu: Haddock (Fried or Baked), Chicken, Mashed Potatoes, Gravy, Macaroni & Cheese, Stewed Tomatoes, Vegetable, Cole Slaw, Roll, Dessert, Drink. Cost: $10/Adults, $7/Children 5 – 10, Free/Children 4 & Under. The Warriors Mark UM Church is handicapped accessible.Questions, call 814-632-6906  (2/15)

The Friday Fish Fries at St. John's Catholic School in Bellefonte will be on the Friday’s of Lent: April 7,. We will be serving from 4:00 P.M. to 7:00 P.M.  The menu will consist of Baked or Fried Fish or Fried Shrimp, French Fries or Macaroni & Cheese w/Stewed Tomatoes, Cole Slaw or Apple Sauce and a desert.  Also available will be Halushki and Pierogies.  Eat in or Take Out.  The cost is still only $9.00 for Adults and $5.00 for children under 12, under 6 eat for free. Ala Carte will also be available.  More information is available at facebook.com/events/1082807408532815/ (3/6)

CHRIST IN THE PASSOVER A Traditional Seder Meal and Demonstration will take place in the cafeteria at the Mount Nittany Middle School 656 Brandywine Drive, Boalsburg, (follow signs) Saturday, April 8th beginning promptly at 5:00 p.m. doors open at 4:30 p.m. for seating. The Seder will be conducted by Rev. Gary Finn, a Jewish Believer in Jesus, and Pastor of Berean Baptist Church, State College. Reservations Required by April 2nd Seating limited to 160 CONTACT: Berean Baptist Church 814-954-7473 or gdfinn1@comcast.net Leave: name, address, email, phone & number of reservations Our suggested minimum donation is 10.00 for adults; $5.00 for children. (1/18)

The Port Royal Men’s Lenten Prayer Breakfast is being held every Saturday morning during Lent at the Port Royal Community Building on 4th Street. It begins at 7AM. On April 8th the speaker is Mr. Don Musser of Faith Community Church. (2/6)

 

The Sidewalk Prophets and their Prodigal Tour will be stopping at Christ Community Church at 200 Ellis Place in State College on Saturday April 8th. The doors will open at 5PM with the concert starting at 6PM. Tickets are $10. For more information www.prodigaltour.com (2/27)

 

Men’s and Boy’s Community Lenten Breakfast will take place Saturday morning April 8th at 7:30 at the Pine Glen Alliance Church in Mattawanna.(3/13)

 

"The Gregg Township Fire Company Auxiliary will hold their Spring Bazaar on April 8th from 9am-2pm at the firehall.  Crafts, baked goods, soups, and hoagies will be available to purchase.  For questions contact Kay Guisewite @ 422-8608 or Marsha Bailey @ 422-8596." (3/15)

 

"New Hope Lutheran Church of Spring Mills (119 Cobblestone Court, 422-8417) will serve a Pork Loin Dinner on Saturday April 8th from 4:30 to 7:00pm. Eat in or take-out. Everyone is welcome." (3/15)

 

Allensville Volunteer Fire Company will hold a Public Turkey Supper Saturday, April 8th from 3:30 p.m. to 6:00 p.m. at the Allensville Community Hall Proceeds benefit the company. For more information, call 717-483-6483 (3/20)

Grace United Church of Christ at 118 Two Steeples Lane, Spring Mills (between the YMCA and Penns Creek) is inviting area children to an Easter Egg Hunt on Saturday, April 8, at 3PM.  Featured, in addition to the Egg Hunt, will be Easter stories, live chicks and lambs, and crafts.  Bring your baskets!  (3/22)

There will be a Spring Fling Craft Show at Centre Hall Fire Company April 8th 9am-2pm with over 30 vendors! All proceeds benefit Centre Hall Fire Company. Questions call 814-571-2049

 (3/23)

 

Everyone is welcome to an Easter Egg Hunt and Skate Party on April 8th from 10:30 to 12:30 at the Penn Skates Roller Rink on High Tech Road across from University Park Airport. The event is sponsored by the Greater Buffalo Run Valley UMC and Co-Sponsored by Benner Township. (3/23)

The Port Matilda United Methodist Charge will present in concert, Chiz Rider of State College, on Palm Sunday, April 9th at 10:00 a.m. at the Port Matilda United Methodist Church, 207 S. Main Street in Port Matilda. Chiz is an extremely talented Trumpet player. Come out, worship and enjoy with us on Palm Sunday.  Any questions, please call 814-692-8638.  A free will offering will be taken. (3/15)

Passion Week Services for Juniata United Methodist Church at 808 N. 4th Street in Altoona,

- April 9 The choir of the Juniata United Methodist Church will be performing Palm Sunday the Cantata, “Then Came the Morning” by.

 - April 13 A  Communion Service of the combined churches - Mardorf, Whenwood and Juniata United Methodist Churches is scheduled for 7:00pm at the Mardorf United Methodist Church, Juniata Gap Road.

 - April 14 A cross walk will take place to remember the journey Jesus took as he approached Calvary.  The walk will start at 6:30am in the Mauk and Yates Funeral Home parking lot and progress slowly to the Juniata United Methodist Church. Each person will have the opportunity to carry the cross. A brief service will initiate the walk and one will follow the walk.  Coffee and donuts will be available following the walk.  All invited to participate. Then at 7pm Good Friday Worship Service will take place at Whenwood United Methodist Church,

Easter April 16 Sunrise Service  - 6:15am at the Lighthouse, Altoona.

Easter Breakfast 7:00am will follow the Sunrise Service at the Juniata United Methodist Church social hall.

Easter Praise Service 8:30am

Sunday School (all ages) 9:30am

Traditional Easter Service – 10:45am Baptism and Reception of New Members.   For information call  (814) 942-6065 or by email atjuniataumc@atlanticbbn.net. (3/21)

Women's Mid Day Connection will meet at the.Mountain View Country Club in  Boalsburg, Tuesday April 11th at 11:45 a.m.  "Diva or Princess  What Defines You?"  Speaker Pamela Cahill comes from Salisbury, MD and talks about defining moments and reactions to tough situations.  Special music will be provided by "Grace Between Us".  Reservations & cancellations are necessary by Friday morning prior to Tuesday Luncheon, call Barb at 814-404-3704. (3/15)

 

“Spring Fling” is the theme of the Wednesday, April 12th Luncheon of the Altoona Women’s Connection, 12:00 noon at the Blairmont Club, 145 Larch Street, Hollidaysburg.  All ladies are welcome to attend.  We will feature a spring fashion show by Christopher & Banks, music by Laura Kern, and speaker B.G. Isabella from Woodward, PA.   Mrs. Isabella’s topic is “Free Kittens”.  Cost is $19 per person, and reservations can be made by calling Mary Lou, 814/944-5438 by April 9th. (3/21)

Thursday, April 13 there will be a Maundy Thursday Worship service at 7pm, at Pleasant Gap United Methodist Church 179 S. Main St. Questions 814-359-3111. (2/16)

St. John's UCC (218 N. Church Street) and Zion Lutheran (305 N. Church Street) Churches of Boalsburg invite you to join us for special Holy Week and Easter worship services and activities. The hosting church for each event is indicated by SJ for St. John's UCC and ZL for Zion Lutheran.

 

Thursday, April 13, 6:00 pm, Holy Thursday service, pot luck dinner and Communion (SJ)

Friday, April 14, Good Friday Worship service, 7:00 pm (ZL)

Sunday, April 16, 7:00 am, Sunrise Service (SJ)

Sunday, April 16, 8:00 am Easter Breakfast (ZL)

Sunday, April 16, 9:15 am Community Easter Egg Hunt (start at St. John's and walk to Blue Spring Park)

Sunday, April 16, 10:15 am Easter Worship Service at Zion Lutheran

Sunday, April 16, 10:30 am Easter Worship Service at St. John's UCC (3/20)

Kid’s Mania Rally will take place April 14th from 9:30AM - 3:30PM at the Mt. Nittany Middle School. This is for kids in 1st - 8th grade. There will be games like Bumper Ball, a Bungee Run, Black Light Puppets, Bible Stories, Pizza, Snacks, and more! There is limited enrollment for this event, and students need to enroll online by April 7th by going to CEFcentrecounty.org. (2/13)

The Port Royal Men’s Lenten Prayer Breakfast is being held every Saturday morning during Lent at the Port Royal Community Building on 4th Street. It begins at 7AM. On April 15th the speaker is Rev. Bob Landis of River Church. (2/6)

Friday, April 14, Good Friday, joint Worship service at 7pm with St. Mark Lutheran @ Pleasant Gap United Methodist Church 179 S. Main St. Questions 814-359-3111. (2/16)

 

Sunday, April 16, Easter Sunday,  Sunrise Easter service at 6:30am, breakfast at 7am, at St. Mark Lutheran Church 160 N. Main St. in Pleasant Gap.  Easter worship services at 8:15am and 10:30am at Pleasant Gap United Methodist Church 179 S. Main St. Questions 814-359-3111. (2/16)

The Strodes Mills Baptist Church of Lewistown will have the Easter cantata "Redeeming Love" presented by the church's choir on Easter Sunday, April 16, in the 10:30 A.M service.  The church is located 4 miles south of the Lewistown Wal-Mart on US Highway 522 S.  For more information, call the church at 717-248-6050. (3/20)

 

TEEN ENCOUNTER WITH SHARON JAYNES is for girls grade 6 and up. We encourage Youth Leaders to attend with their girls on Friday, April 21, at 6:30 - 9:30 pm, at the Grace Fellowship Activity Center, Leamersville Campus, Duncansville. Guest speaker: Sharon Jaynes will share a message about Running the AMAZING Race, God has chosen YOU to be on His team, and He is cheering for you! No matter where you are on the amazing race of faith, the best is yet to come!  Encounter will include a Pizza Party & Girl Time. Advance Event Ticket ($10 donation each) Advance Event Tickets end April 16 Walk-in Event Tickets $12.00 (if available). You may order tickets at www.ladiesencounter.com, or call Joyce Bassler at 814-224-5119; 814-207-6762. (2/28)

Bunkertown Church of the Brethren in McAlisterville, PA will be hosting a dinner concert with 11th Hour, a Southern Gospel Trio on Friday,  April 21st.  Tickets for the meal must be purchased in advance, and are $11.00.  Doors to the family life center open at 5:30 p.m. for the meal, followed by a free concert at 7:00 p.m.  There will be a free-will offering received for the concert cost.  For more information, please see the church website atwww.bunkertownchurch.org or call 717-463-3572. (3/1)

LADIES ENCOUNTER WITH SHARON JAYNES is Saturday, April 22, at 10:00 am – 3:00 pm at the Blair County Convention Center, Altoona. Guest speaker: Sharon Jaynes will share the message The Power Of A Woman’s Words, she’ll inspire women to use words in positive ways as she explores the people we impact, the potential for change, and the profound possibilities when we use it to speak life to those around us. Advance Event Ticket ($25 donation each) Advance Lunch Ticket ($15 donation each) Advance Event Tickets & Lunch Ticket sales end April 16.  Walk-in Event Tickets available for $30 donation. No lunch tickets available at the door. Ticket Locations For Both Events: Roaring Spring True Value Department Store, Thompson Pharmacy (Hollidaysburg and Juniata locations), Everett Flower Shop, Northern Bedford Pharmacy, or Doris Miller at 814-224-5443. You may also order tickets from website at www.ladiesencounter.com . or call Joyce Bassler at 814-224-5119; 814-207-6762. (2/28)

TEEN ENCOUNTER WITH SHARON JAYNES is for girls grade 6 and up. We encourage Youth Leaders to attend with their girls on Friday, April 21, at 6:30 - 9:30 pm, at the Grace Fellowship Activity Center, Leamersville Campus, Duncansville. Guest speaker: Sharon Jaynes will share a message about Running the AMAZING Race, God has chosen YOU to be on His team, and He is cheering for you! No matter where you are on the amazing race of faith, the best is yet to come!  Encounter will include a Pizza Party & Girl Time. Walk-in Event Tickets $12.00 (if available). For additional information call Joyce Bassler at 814-224-5119; 814-207-6762. (2/28)

 

Juniata Mennonite School will have a Ham Supper Friday, April 21 from 4-7 PM

It’s All You Can Eat ; eat in or Take out; walk ins welcome. This will be at Cedar Grove Brethren in Christ Church. Questions call 463-2898 (3/23)

LADIES ENCOUNTER WITH SHARON JAYNES is Saturday, April 22, at 10:00 am – 3:00 pm at the Blair County Convention Center, Altoona. Guest speaker: Sharon Jaynes will share the message The Power Of A Woman’s Words, she’ll inspire women to use words in positive ways as she explores the people we impact, the potential for change, and the profound possibilities when we use it to speak life to those around us.  Walk-in Event Tickets available for $30 donation. No lunch tickets available at the door. For additional information call Joyce Bassler at 814-224-5119; 814-207-6762. (2/28)

 

The Talleys will be in concert at Calvary Baptist Church 810 Ruskin Drive in Altoona April 22nd at 7:30. For more information call 814-944-2435  (3/8)

 

FRIED OYSTER & HAM DINNER (All You Can Eat) at Warriors Mark United Methodist Church

(1840 Centre Line Rd.) SATURDAY, APRIL 22nd from 4 PM & 6 PM Advance Ticket Required.  Cost:  $25/per person. Tickets on sale now through April 7th.  Contact Church Office at 814-632-6906. The Warriors Mark UM Church is handicapped accessible. (3/23)

An Afternoon of Heavenly Music with an Organ recital along with the Handbell Choir of Susquehanna University, Sunday, April 23 at 4:00 p.m. at St. Paul Lutheran Church, 277 West Pine Grove Road, Pine Grove Mills, Donations benefit Interfaith Human Services serving neighbors in need in Centre County.Contact: stpaul68@comcast.net www.stpaulpgm.org 814-237-2081 (3/6)

 The Central Pennsylvania Chaplain Corps is hosting The Call to Forgive Seminar at Calvary Baptist Church, 810 Ruskin Dr, Altoona on Saturday April 29 from 9 to 1. Suggested donation $10. CEU credits are available. Registration deadline, Monday April 24th. For more information and to register emailpachaplains@gmail.com or call (814) 799-0325. (3/20)

 

There will be a free family movie night to be held at Bunkertown Church of the Brethren in McAlisterville  in the Family Life Center on Friday, April 28th at 7:00 p.m. The movie will be “Rust”. James Moore (Golden Globe nominee Corbin Bernsen) is a former pastor who returns home to discover a family new to the area has been killed in a mysterious fire, and his childhood friend is implicated in the murder. Convinced of his friend's innocence, James sets out on a mission to find the truth... and in the process, rediscovers his own lost faith. An uplifting drama about faith, family, and the powerful ties that bind a community together.  Refreshments will be provided. (3/24)

 

Treasure Lake Church will be hosting a Family Life presentation of Blended and Blessed on Saturday, April 29, from 9:30 am - 5 pm.  Blended and Blessed is a FREE one-day live event and livestream for stepfamily couples, single parents, dating couples with kids, and those who care about blended families.  There will be lunch provided and the doors will open at 9 am. If you would like to register, please call the Treasure Lake Church Office at 814-371-1376. (3/23)

 

The Kingsmen Quartet, one of the most beloved and innovative groups in Southern Gospel Music, will present a concert at the Alliance Church, 45 Alliance Drive in Clearfield, Pennsylvania on Sunday, April 30 at 6 p.m.  All are welcome to attend!  A freewill offering will be received.  For more information, phone 814-765-8827. (3/24)

Mifflin County Christian Academy will be holding their benefit auction over 2 days. On May 5th activities begin with a Chicken Bar-B-Que beginning at 12:00 PM, then 6:30 with a Gift Certificate Auction. Then a General Auction will be held May 6th beginning at 9AM. Questions ctodd@mccaeagles.net. (3/24)

David Rubin will be speaking on Tuesday evening May 9th at Calvary Bible Church, 100 Calvary Lane in Lewistown..As a resident and former mayor of Shiloh, Israel  David and his son Rudy miraculously survived an Islamic terrorist attack.  In his powerful presentation, he will speak frankly and directly about the importance of the prophetic return of Israel, especially to the biblical heartland of the country, in these times, including the vital role of Christians in that process. The evening promises to be insightful and engaging.  Please plan to join us.  The event is sponsored in part by LevY’shua Messianic Congregation and The Stewardship Group.  For more information contact Mark Ostrowski at 717-935-5858.  (3/20)

The Issacs will be in concert at Calvary Baptist Church 810 Ruskin Drive in Altoona May 12th at 7:30. For more information call 814-944-2435 (3/8)

 

Centre Hall Fire Company Auxiliary 3rd Annual Grange Fair Themed Bingo at the Grange Fairgrounds May 21 Doors Open At 11am Bingo Starts at 1pm Tickets are $25 (Limited Tickets Available) 25 Regular Games and 5 Special Games (Special Games Purchased separately at the door) Please Contact any Centre Hall Fire Company Auxiliary member or call 814-571-2049 for tickets. All proceeds benefit Centre Hall Fire Company. Questions call 814-571-2049  (3/23)

Relay for Life will take place May 30th & May 31st from 3pm to 3pm located in Governors Park in Bellefonte. For more information 814-404-0756. (3/20)