Thursday, January 9, 2014
Weekend Events is a weekly feature of The Progress published to alert readers about events planned by nonprofit organizations or events that benefit the community. All events are open to the public. The following events are planned this weekend in Progressland.
Susquehanna River Art Center announces an art exhibit is on display at the Clearfield Hospital, first floor, and can be viewed through Jan. 18. Those interested in purchasing a painting or photography should contact the artist to make arrangements. A percentage of sales are donated to the Clearfield Hospital Auxiliary by the artists. Membership applications for the art club are available at Joseph and Elizabeth Shaw Public Library, Clearfield.
Susquehanna River Art Center announces its winter show is on display at Joseph and Elizabeth Shaw Public Library, Clearfield, through Feb. 3. Many paintings are for sale and a percentage of sales are donated to the library by the artist. If interested in purchasing a painting or photography, contact information is listed on a card beside the artwork. SRAC membership applications are available at the library.
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Mahaffey Fire Department is holding its monthly auction Saturday at 5 p.m. Doors and the kitchen open at 4 p.m. The auctioneer is Keith Byers. For more information, call 277-6639.
An all-you-can-eat breakfast is being served Saturday from 7-11 a.m. at Free and Accepted Masons Clearfield Lodge No. 314. The menu includes pancakes, sausage, eggs cooked to order, fried potatoes, toast, Tang and coffee. Prices are $6 for adults and $3 for children younger than 12. Eat-in or takeouts are available. The lodge is located on Clearfield-Woodland Highway on U.S. Route 322 between the Army Reserve Center and Lock Haven University of Pennsylvania, Clearfield campus.
Country music will be presented at the Luthersburg Community Center on Saturday. Doors and the kitchen open at 6 p.m. Music by Spruce Creek will be at 7 p.m. The event is sponsored by the Brady Township Park and Recreation Board.
Trinity United Methodist Church, 121 S. Front St., Philipsburg, will hold the Philipsburg-Osceola Shoe Bank Saturday from 9 a.m. until noon. Children may receive a new pair of sneakers for free with an Access or CHIP card. The child must be present to be measured and receive the shoes. Children will receive a pair of sneakers every six months; those younger than 3 will receive a new pair every three months. To view distribution notices, visit http://www.tumc122.org/.
Clearfield B.P.O. Elks Lodge No. 540 will have a family breakfast Sunday from 8-10 a.m. at the Elks Lodge, 301 N. Second St. The breakfast includes sausage, eggs, home fries, toast, coffee and juice. The cost is $5 for adults. The public is welcome. Proceeds benefit Elks charities.
Frenchville Veterans of Foreign Wars Leigey Renaud Post No. 8386 will hold a breakfast Sunday from 8-11 a.m. The menu includes pancakes and sausage, juice and coffee. Prices are $5 for adults and $3 for children younger than 12.
Wallaceton Fire Co. will hold a breakfast Sunday from 7-10 a.m. The menu includes two eggs, two pancakes, toast, home fries, choice of sausage or bacon. The price is $6.
A stuffed pork chop dinner will be held Sunday from 11 a.m. until 1 p.m. at Mountain Top Fire Station, Sandy Ridge. The menu includes stuffed pork chop, potatoes and gravy, vegetable, roll and dessert. Takeouts are available, and the meal is all you can eat when eating in. Prices are $8 for adults, $4 for children and free for children three and younger. For takeouts, call 342-5014.
A paddle party to benefit Susquehanna Community Grange will be held Sunday at 3 p.m. at Curwensville Loyal Order of the Moose Lodge No. 268. The first paddle is $3 and additional paddles are $1. There will be door prizes, and those attending are asked to bring quarters.
Doors open at 2 p.m., there will be new vendors and the kitchen will be open.
To have an event included, submit the information in writing to any office of The Progress by noon Tuesday. Late submissions will not be published, nor will submissions that do not include a contact person and daytime telephone number. The Progress does not include bingo, club events that are limited to members and guests only or yard sales or flea markets by private individuals in the Weekend Events section.